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In this age of broken government and extreme partisanship, there are a group of "Problem Solvers" in Congress, who have committed to "Make Government Work" simply by refusing gridlock and agreeing to meet together to find common ground and work through issues.
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After an abrupt ending to a Henry County Board of Education meeting last week, elected officials went back to the drawing board to learn how they can better serve the school district.
A pair of court decisions on Tuesday, sent mixed messages to Alabamians who purchased healthcare plans on the federally run exchange.
You've probably seen your fair share of "I'm so " Facebook statuses over the past several days.
Jeremiah Denton, an American hero from the Vietnam war and former Alabama senator, was laid to rest today in Arlington National Cemetery.
Volunteer firefighters help communities in ways both obvious - fighting fires- and overlooked - improving communities' home insurance rates through ISO ratings.
Moons with giant footprints on them, editorials with soaring language to mark the moment, and a guest column by Wernher von Braun himself.
E ver see an unusual epitaph on a headstone and want to know the rest of the story? Maybe it's just me.
Alabama's court system finds itself in headlines not just from Birmingham to Mobile, but on up to New York City and across the country regarding how defendants in the Yellowhammer State sometimes turn to crime in order to pay off court fees and fines from the last criminal conviction.
Starting with the 2014 season, Raycom and the Alabama High School Athletics Association are teaming up to bring you all the action with the Game of the Week.
The National Park Service has chosen Alabama State University in Montgomery as the location for the third and final interpretative center along the Selma-to-Montgomery National Voting Rights Trail.
If you're in the mood for a little night music this next weekend, the WAFF Events page has lots of fun, family-friendly concerts and shows that will have you tapping along with the beat.
Why they arrested Ryan Shucard last week, I shall never know. All he did was bring your basic 9mm Smith & Wesson handgun into the U.S. Capitol , upon which, in clear violation of what the Founders intended - right, Justice Antonin Scalia? - he was seized and later had to appear in D.C. Superior Court where, thank God, he was eventually released ... (more)
Admit it. Clowns are a little creepy. And snakes aren't much better. Add shark attacks, spiders and dental visits to the list and you have the things nightmares are made of.
"I believe I was ZIP code-challenged there," Albritton said. "But I do have some work to do there."
Already on the upswing with a revitalized downtown and a trendy feel, Birmingham is trying to land its biggest prize in years: The 2016 Democratic National Convention.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 06:43 am
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