Hurricane Center: Tropical storm likely along Gulf Coast
MIAMI (AP) — A disturbance in the southwestern Gulf of Mexico is likely to become a tropical storm that will hit the northern U.S. Gulf Coast with wind and rain, forecasters said...
Car driver killed in crash involving school bus
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — A crash involving a school bus killed the driver of a car but didn't injure any students.
News outlets report that the accident involving a Tuscaloosa city school bus...
Drought worsens across Southeast; 75M affected nationally
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A drought affecting more than 30 million people across the Southeastern United States is getting worse.
The latest assessment from the U.S. Drought Monitor released...
Alabama student’s family awarded $9M in wrongful death suit
OPELIKA, Ala. (AP) — The family of an Alabama college student who died from complications of improperly prescribed birth control medication has been awarded $9 million in their wrongful death,...
Troy tops South Alabama 37-13 in Battle for the Belt
TROY, Ala. (AP) — Kaleb Barker connected with receiver Kaylon Geiger for two touchdowns and Troy beat in-state rival South Alabama 37-13 on Wednesday night in the Battle for the Belt.
Police search of apartments fails to locate missing girl
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An intense search of an apartment complex didn't turn up signs of a missing 3-year-old Alabama girl who was abducted from a birthday party days ago, police in Birmingham...
Vols QB Maurer will be game-time decision for No. 1 Alabama
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee coach Jeremy Pruitt says quarterback Brian Maurer's status for the Volunteers' Saturday matchup at No. 1 Alabama will be a game-time decision after the freshman...
The Latest: Reward increases for missing Alabama girl
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on the search for a missing Alabama girl (all times local):
A reward has been increased for information leading to a missing 3-year-old...
Alabama releases copy of execution procedures
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama on Wednesday made its execution protocol public after being ordered to do so by a federal judge.
The Alabama Department of Corrections filed a redacted copy...
LSU, Alabama, now leading SEC’s offensive evolution
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — No. 1 Alabama and No. 2 LSU are in the process of turning long-held perceptions of the Southeastern Conference upside down.
Sen. Doug Jones leads fundraising in Alabama race
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Doug Jones of Alabama continues to lead in fundraising as he heads to a tough reelection fight.
The Deep South Democrat raised $2 million last quarter, more...
Alabama editorial roundup
Recent editorials from Alabama newspapers:
2 detained in case of missing Alabama man found dead
BOAZ, Ala. (AP) — Authorities in Alabama have detained two persons of interest in the case of a missing man whose skeletal remains have been found scattered in a wooded area.
Mother faces murder charges in slaying of 2 sons
CULLMAN, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama woman is being charged with murder in the killings of her two young sons.
Cullman County Sheriff Matt Gentry told a news conference Tuesday that 32-year-old...
Teen arrested in shooting that killed 2 in Montgomery
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama authorities say they've arrested a 16-year-old boy in a shooting that left two people dead this summer.
Montgomery police say the youth is being charged with...
Media panel picks South Carolina to win SEC women’s title
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — South Carolina is projected to win the Southeastern Conference women's basketball championship, according to a media panel's preseason poll.
Court orders new sentencing for Alabama death row inmate
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A federal appeals court says an Alabama man condemned to die for a killing more than 30 years ago should get a new sentencing hearing because of questions over his mental...
- WRAL-TVFBI photographer from Alabama found dead in N Carolina creekOctober 14, 2019
- Rome News-TribuneBrown: Three takes from Texas A&M's 47-28 loss to AlabamaOctober 13, 2019
- Rome News-TribuneAssociated Press preseason All-America teamAugust 21, 2019
- Winona Daily NewsDogs attack, kill 29 cats at Alabama animal shelterJuly 29, 2019
Correction: Alabama Kidnapping story
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — In a story Oct. 14 about a 3-year-old girl's abduction in Alabama, The Associated Press reported erroneously that she was taken from her birthday party. A police spokesman...
Alabama student accused of threatening Louisiana stadium
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — A University of Alabama student is accused of threatening Louisiana State's Tiger Stadium during the school's Saturday night football game against the University of...
German plastics company to build Alabama facility, employ 50
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — A German plastic manufacturing company will open its first facility in the United States in Alabama.
Gov. Kay Ivey confirmed in a statement Monday that ID Plastics LP has...
Carnival Cruise Lines inks 3-year agreement in Alabama
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Carnival Cruise Line and Alabama city officials have ceremonially signed an agreement to base a Carnival ship there for three more years.
2 high school students drowned in Tombigbee River
DEMOPOLIS, Ala. (AP) — Authorities in Alabama say two victims who drowned in the Tombigbee River have been identified as high school students.
Vols confident QB Maurer will play against No. 1 Alabama
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee coach Jeremy Pruitt believes quarterback Brian Maurer will be available Saturday at No. 1 Alabama after a concussion prevented the freshman from finishing a 20-10...
Records: Alabama girl, 10, fought off attempted rapist
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say a 10-year-old Alabama girl fought off a man trying to rape her by kicking him in the groin.
Citing a court affidavit, the Montgomery Advertiser...
FBI photographer from Alabama found dead in N Carolina creek
NANTAHALA, N.C. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the death of an FBI photographer whose husband said she drowned in a creek in North Carolina.
Alabama police to charge mother in deaths of sons, 3 and 9
CULLMAN, Ala. (AP) — Police say they will charge an Alabama woman in the deaths of her 3- and 9-year-old sons.
Cullman County Sheriff Matt Gentry says deputies responded to a home Saturday...
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- Business WireAscend Receives Permit for ADN Expansion, Cogeneration UnitSeptember 26, 2019
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- Globe NewswireDLA poised to support relief operations in wake of Hurricane DorianSeptember 4, 2019
AP Top 25 Reality Check: How to use head-to-head results?
Georgia beats Notre Dame in a close game at home. Georgia loses to unranked South Carolina in double overtime at home. Both Notre Dame and Georgia are 5-1. Which team should be ranked higher:...
AP Top 25: LSU jumps to No. 2; Upset drops Georgia to No. 10
NEW YORK (AP) — LSU moved up to No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll, giving the Southeastern Conference the top two teams in the country for the 29th time and putting the Tigers...
The Latest: Rain forces playoff postponement at Talladega
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on NASCAR's race at Talladega Superspeedway (all times local):
NASCAR's playoff race at Talladega Superspeedway has been postponed a day...
At 3-3, Texas A&M and Fisher stuck in neutral
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Texas A&M's $75 million plan with Jimbo Fisher is stuck in neutral.
The Aggies are 3-3 and out of the Top 25 for the first time this season after losing 47-28...
Federal grant to help develop workers in west Alabama
LIVINGSTON, Ala. (AP) — A $2.5 million federal grant will help develop new workers with a goal of expanding economic development in rural west Alabama.
Police: Girl, 3, kidnapped from Alabama birthday party
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say a 3-year-old girl has been kidnapped from a birthday party in Alabama.
Police issued an Amber Alert late Saturday after someone in a dark SUV grabbed...
AP Top 25 Takeaways: Georgia becomes 1st major upset victim
A college football season truly starts with the first big upset.
No. 3 Georgia became the highest-ranked team to lose to an unranked team this season. The Bulldogs were popped...
Tagovailoa, No. 1 Tide roll past No. 24 Texas A&M 47-28
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Alabama is back on top and Tua Tagovailoa and the Tide look to stay there for a while.
Tagovailoa threw four touchdowns to smash a school career record, and No....
Alabama State beats Jackson State 31-16
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Jahod Booker had seven catches for 106 yards and a touchdown and Alabama State beat Jackson State 31-16 on Saturday.
Chase Elliott leads Hendrick sweep in Talladega qualifying
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Chase Elliott rebounded from last week's devastating engine failure to lead a Hendrick Motorsports sweep in qualifying for Sunday's playoff race at Talladega...
Late TDs lift Grambling over Alabama A&M 23-10
GRAMBLING, La. (AP) — Jakarie Nichols gave Grambling the lead on a TD run with 2:11 left and Koby Foster secured the win with a fumble recovery returned for a touchdown with 52 seconds left as the...
New bylaws passed, but will DNC accept them?
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama's State Democratic Executive Committee has voted 80 to 73 to adopt new bylaws supported by the party chairwoman at a contentious meeting in Montgomery.
Chevy vs. Ford vs. Toyota at Talladega playoff race
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — The first loser at Talladega Superspeedway better not have been hung out to dry in the closing laps by a teammate.
And in the case of Sunday's race, teammates will...
Defense delivers as Tennessee tops Mississippi State 20-10
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee's defense finally delivered the kind of performance that Jeremy Pruitt's teams produced consistently during his career as an assistant coach.
Study to assess how people react to severe weather
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — A new research project getting under way around Tuscaloosa aims to document how people react to severe weather.
The University of Alabama says research sponsored by...
$21M aerospace facility opens in north Alabama
DECATUR, Ala. (AP) — A new, $21 million aerospace facility has opened in north Alabama.
The Huntsville-based Dynetics will use the center in Decatur to assist with the design, construction...
Wildfires still a threat despite rain in Alabama
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Scattered rain across Alabama hasn't been enough to ease the wildfire threat.
The Alabama Forestry Commission says all 67 counties remain under a fire alert that was...
Boy dies after falling from wagon at children’s hospital
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama boy has died after falling out of a wagon that's commonly used at a children's hospital in Birmingham.
Red wagons have been used for years to transport...
1 dead, 1 injured in shooting over dog hit by vehicle
VERBENA, Ala. (AP) — A confrontation that began after a vehicle struck and killed a dog on a rural Alabama road ended with a woman shot dead, her husband wounded by gunfire and another man charged...