WASHINGTON (AP) — A play about the 1963 Birmingham church bombing that killed four girls was performed in Washington D.C. by Montgomery public school students.
Lawsuit: Poor information about pipeline led to fatal blast
ATLANTA (AP) — A federal lawsuit accuses a major pipeline company based in Georgia of failing to tell work crews where a major underground pipeline was located before they ruptured the line,...
Balloon sent in memory of British dad lands in Polish field
BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — An English woman released a helium balloon into the sky over Birmingham, England, to commemorate the first anniversary of her father's death.
Weather chief thanks Alabama employees for Dorian forecast
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Struggling to keep his emotions in check, the head of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration both defended President Donald Trump's administration on Tuesday...
NOAA scientist: agency likely broke science integrity rules
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — The acting chief scientist at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said his agency likely violated its scientific integrity rules last week when it publicly...
AP FACT CHECK: Trump, Dems fudge science on climate, storms
WASHINGTON (AP) — Science took a beating in the political arena as President Donald Trump sowed confusion about Hurricane Dorian's path and Democratic presidential candidates rang false alarms...
In Alabama, Sen. Doug Jones kicks off 2020 reelection bid
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Doug Jones, a Democrat who pulled off a stunning political upset in Alabama two years ago, launched his reelection bid Sunday, seeking to create another Deep...
In Alabama, Sen. Doug Jones kicks off 2020 reelection bid
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Doug Jones, the Democrat who pulled off a stunning political upset in Alabama two years ago, has kicked off his reelection bid.
New marker to memorialize 2 lynching victims in Alabama
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama memorial is being dedicated to two black men who were killed in what are described as racist lynchings near Birmingham in the 1890s.
AP FACT CHECK: Trump and Democrats mangle science
WASHINGTON (AP) — Science took a beating in the political arena this past week as President Donald Trump sowed confusion about Hurricane Dorian's path and Democratic presidential candidates rang...
Agency reverses course on Trump’s Alabama hurricane claim
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal agency has reversed course on the question of whether President Donald Trump tweeted stale information about Hurricane Dorian potentially hitting Alabama, upsetting...
Publix to donate $500,000 to Alabama food banks
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Publix Supermarkets is giving a total of $500,000 to food banks in Alabama.
The Florida-based grocery store chain recently announced the donations. They're part of $5...
Court upholds death sentence for man with IQ of 76
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A federal appeals court has denied the appeal of a man sentenced to die for the 1989 murder of a woman.
The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday turned down...
Alabama mayor promises free college to high school graduates
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The mayor of Alabama's largest city is promising to help students there attend the state's public colleges "tuition free," but many details of the plan are yet to...
Suspect in Georgia triple shooting spotted in Alabama
SUMMERVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Authorities are identifying the two people killed and one injured Tuesday at a northwest Georgia home, even as the suspected shooter was sighted in Alabama.
540 grams of meth, 100 pounds of weed found in Alabama raid
BESSEMER, Ala. (AP) — Deputies in Alabama say they've arrested a suspect described as a "major drug trafficker" after a two-year investigation.
Lawyer: Pastor charged in church fire dies before court date
RIVERSIDE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama pastor indicted in connection to a fire at his church has died the night before a hearing in the case.
News outlets report an attorney for 50-year-old Ricky...
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- Aiken StandardUSCA professors present research in BirminghamNovember 12, 2018
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- WRAL-TVFormer NCSU, Packers defensive lineman Carlos Gray shot to death in AlabamaMay 1, 2018
Father killed, son shot after older son ordered to clean up
TONEY, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama father is dead and his 12-year old son is in critical condition following a domestic shooting at their home in Toney.
Villa beats Everton 2-0 for first win in EPL
BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — Aston Villa earned its first win since promotion back to the English Premier League by beating Everton 2-0 thanks to a first-half goal by offseason signing Wesley Moraes...
In Alabama, a new hospital for southwest Jefferson County
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Plans have been announced for the replacement of an Alabama hospital.
University of Alabama-Birmingham Hospital officials said this week that a new hospital will be...
Hibbett: Fiscal 2Q Earnings Snapshot
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) _ Hibbett Sports Inc. (HIBB) on Friday reported a loss of $8.8 million in its fiscal second quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Birmingham, Alabama-based company said it...
Georgia-based Colonial sues contractor over Alabama spill
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Georgia-based Colonial Pipeline Co. has sued an Alabama contractor over a spill that threatened gasoline supplies along the East Coast three years ago.
Lake search resumes or woman missing since July 4
CULLMAN, Ala. (AP) — Teams are resuming the search for a woman who's been missing on an Alabama lake since a boating crash on July 4.
Alabama town brings back police force after 11 years without
GRAYSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A Birmingham suburb is bringing back its police department after an 11-year hiatus.
The new department will begin operations Sept. 1, WBRC-TV reports , with 12...
$700M rebuilding of closed Birmingham interstate on schedule
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Officials say the reconstruction of Interstate 59/20 through downtown Birmingham remains on schedule.
Alabama Department of Transportation Regional Engineer DeJarvis...
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- Business WireHibbett Sports Names Lorna Nagler and Dorlisa Flur to the Board of DirectorsJuly 16, 2019
- Business Wire DC BLOX Opens Birmingham Data CenterJuly 11, 2019
Bournemouth spoil first Villa EPL home match in 3 years
BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — Promoted Aston Villa couldn't overcome a woeful start as it lost its first home game in the English Premier League to Bournemouth 2-1 on Saturday.
Remains found in shallow grave identified as missing man
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The human remains discovered in a shallow grave in Alabama have been identified as a missing man from Georgia.
News outlets report the Jefferson County Sheriff's...
Alabama psychologist admits $1.5 million Medicaid fraud
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A Birmingham psychologist has admitted to trying to defraud Medicaid by billing for counseling services that were never provided, state and federal prosecutors announced...
Birmingham officer charged in assault on prisoner
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A Birmingham police officer is charged with assaulting a female prisoner.
Authorities say 25-year-old Stephon Green of Bessemer was arrested Wednesday on a...
Parts of South and Midwest grapple with dangerous heat wave
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Forecasters are warning about days of scorching, dangerous heat gripping a wide swath of the U.S. South and Midwest, where the heat index on Monday eclipsed 120 degrees...
AG agrees to release money seized from sheriff’s brother
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Alabama's attorney general has agreed to release more than $200,000 seized from the brother of Jefferson County's sheriff after a federal judge criticized the state's...
Teen gets 1-year sentence in fatal school shooting
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama teenager has been sentenced to one year in jail for a shooting that killed a classmate inside a high school in Birmingham.
Drought affecting about 1 million in Deep South
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A new assessment shows about 1 million people are being affected by drought in the Deep South, but conditions are improving slightly in some areas.
ProAssurance: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) _ ProAssurance Corp. (PRA) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $11.5 million.
The Birmingham, Alabama-based company said it had net income of 21 cents...
LONDON (AP) — Australia took an early lead in cricket's oldest regular international series when it rallied from 122-8 in the first innings to win the first Ashes test by a huge 251 runs against...
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama man has been convicted of reckless manslaughter and aggravated child abuse in the 2017 death of his girlfriend's toddler.
BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — Australia won the first Ashes test by a huge margin of 251 runs on Monday after dismissing England for 146 in its second innings on the final day.
Woman fatally shot at car seat factory in Alabama
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — An employee at an automobile seat factory in Alabama is charged with murder after a co-worker was shot to death on the assembly line.
England faces tough last day as Australia takes control
BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — England must bat through the final day of the first Ashes test after Steve Smith and Matthew Wade scored centuries and a rampant Australia set the hosts an unlikely...
BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — Steve Smith frustrated England once again as Australia took a slender 34-run lead in the first Ashes test after reaching 124-3 in its second innings at stumps on day...
England looking for big lead over Australia in 1st test
BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — Rory Burns hit his first test century to give England the chance to build a big first-innings lead over Australia as the hosts reached 267-4 at stumps on Friday in the...
Police chief: Officer faked shooting, distress call
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama police officer staged a shooting last month to make it look like he was under attack, a police chief said Thursday.
BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — Steve Smith scored 144 on his return to test cricket after a ban for ball-tampering as Australia recovered from 122-8 to 284 all out against England on the opening day...
CHICAGO (AP) — Danny Farquhar, who suffered a brain hemorrhage in the Chicago White Sox dugout last season, has rejoined the team as its new minor league pitching instructor.
Medical Properties: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) _ Medical Properties Trust Inc. (MPW) on Thursday reported a key measure of profitability in its second quarter. The results met Wall Street expectations.
UAB, UnitedHealthCare reach deal to continue service
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The University of Alabama at Birmingham Health System has reached a deal with UnitedHealthCare to continue accepting the company's medical insurance.