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4 hrs ago | Alabama Live
The National Weather Service forecasting office in Huntsville is cautioning residents in north Alabama about severe weather on Monday that could include tornadoes.
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7 hrs ago | Alabama Live
Is Alabama's prison problem a choose your-own-adventure story? Nah, just fill-in-the-blanks Expecting a different outcome this time is as silly as putting a movie in the DVD player and hoping for a different ending every time you watch it.
7 hrs ago | KKLA-FM Glendale
Alabama police ordered a Birmingham pastor to stop handing out bottled water and hotdogs to the homeless in a city park.
7 hrs ago | Alabama Live
Dexter Roberts is gone, but two Alabama contestants remain on "American Idol," competing among the final six.
10 hrs ago | Alabama Live
My parents never denied me a book, regardless of subject matter or reading level, which resulted in my reading dozens of novels in my youth that, upon reflection, are much more than the simple stories they seemed to be in my 11- or 12-year-old mind.
11 hrs ago | Alabama Live
In an interview with the Alabama Media Group, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Parker Griffith says that Medicaid expansion is essential to Alabamians' health and to the economic vitality of the state.
Beautiful Soup Theater will present the World Premiere workshop production of Steven Carl McCasland 's Little Wars.
Alabama's top economic developers are laying plans to target the Airbus supply chain and pursue projects involving advanced materials and additive manufacturing, also known as 3-D printing.
The Alabama Alcoholic Beverage Control Board confirmed Tuesday afternoon that officers with the Houston County Sheriff's Office, the Mobile Police Department dive teams and cadaver dogs from the South West Panhandle Search and Rescue searched areas of Eufaula on April 21 looking for the body of Lisa Wallace.
Are you from Talladega? Do you like guns? But I repeat myself. The point is: Your conservative state representative likes guns.
The Alabama Department of Commerce is eyeing stronger trade ties with Asia and recently led a delegation of state leaders to South Korea and Taiwan.
Attorney General Luther Strange again is urging Alabamians to participate in Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, this Saturday, April 26, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at locations throughout the state.
Arts and crafts retailer Michaels has issued a list of all its U.S. stores affected by a payment card data security breach that was announced last week.
Alabama Rep. Steve Hurst is hoping that using firearms and grills on a campaign float will let his constituents know that he is serious about gun rights.
Gov. Mike Pence is heading south to rally Alabama's Republicans. The Alabama Republican Party announced Tuesday that Pence will keynote its convention June 20. The governor is heading north next Pence's trips come as religious conservatives and Washington pundits are increasingly mentioning him as a viable contender for the White House in 2016.
Renowned biologist and Alabama native Edward O. Wilson announced yesterday he would donate all 246 of the international awards, prizes and tributes he has received throughout his career to the University of Alabama.
Inmates at an Alabama prison plan to stage a work stoppage this weekend and hope to spur an escalating strike wave, a leader of the effort told Salon in a Thursday phone call from his jail cell.