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1 hr ago | Examiner.com
Anyone who had followed various TV legal dramas knows that using credit cards leaves a trail and the collie con man Nicholas Patterson left one that crossed several states using credit cards stolen from his grandparents.
4 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com
Three Alabama corrections officers have been arrested and charged in connection with attempting to smuggle drugs into the Russell County Jail, officials announced Friday.
8 hrs ago | Alabama Live
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- If you missed seeing author Marja Mills talk about her new book "The Mockingbird Next Door: Life with Harper Lee" last week at the Alabama Theatre, you have two chances to watch her this weekend on C-SPAN2's Book TV .
10 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery
Everyone loves bargains - and during the back-to-school season, thousands of Alabamians flock to the shops to stock up on backpacks, clothes, and school supplies.
14 hrs ago | The Star Press
High levels of legionella bacteria have been found in the water at the Montgomery and Tuskegee campuses of the Central Alabama Veterans Health Care system, posing a health threat to patients.
18 hrs ago | Alabama Live
About the writer John Archibald is a columnist for the Alabama Media Group. His work appears in the newspaper on Sundays, Wednesdays and Fridays, and online at AL.com all the time.
Dexter Roberts didn't perform on the "American Idol" tour stop in Birmingham. Nine other finalists from the reality show -- including two other Alabama contestants, Jess Meuse and C.J. Harris -- played to an enthusiastic crowd at the BJCC Concert Hall.
Alabama added its second 4-star defensive back commitment this week Thursday, while swiping a key prospect away from an SEC rival.
Can VA health care scandal stories get any more outrageous than the ones we've heard already? Apparently so, when they happen in Alabama.
Some of the survivors of the shooting at the University of Alabama Huntsville echoed the sentiments of the Madison County District Attorney Wednesday, who doubts very much that the woman who pulled the trigger - Amy Bishop-Anderson, will succeed in her recent appeal to overturn her conviction and get a new trial.
HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- Four north Alabama men have been indicted on charges of falsifying grain weights to federal agriculture officials, the U.S. Attorney's Office in Birmingham said today.
But a spokesman for Birmingham-based Forensic Strategic Solutions Inc. said today they only spent a fraction of that getting the suit tossed from a California court.
Total exports to Japan represented more than $684 million from Alabama while total imports were around $1.32 billion, primarily transportation equipment, chemicals, and electronics.
An attorney for the two Birmingham doctors accused of pulling off the procedure last month filed two motions Tuesday seeking to dismiss Johnny Lee Banks' lawsuit and sanction his attorney, John Graves.
For the most part, interstates and the Internet are useful, convenient tools, but over the last few decades, they helped decimate America's small downtowns.
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Most gay and lesbian Alabamians have lived here for more than 20 years, donate to charitable groups and non-profits, want to have children one day, and many consider faith an important part of their lives, but large percentages of respondents also reported harassment throughout their lives, from school to work to church.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 11:47 pm
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