BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The three campuses of the University of Alabama System and Auburn University will require employees to be vaccinated for COVID-19 by Dec. 8, the schools said in a joint statement Friday.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Plagued by a shortage of stadium workers and complaints about long concession lines at home football games during the pandemic, the University of Alabama has contracted with an online app.
BESSEMER, Ala. (AP) — An argument over the University of Alabama football team’s loss to Texas A&M led to a deadly shooting at an Alabama home, police said.
Two men started fighting over which team was better at a gathering in the Birmingham suburb Bessemer when the game was in its final minutes Saturday night, Lt.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The most recent wave of the COVID-19 pandemic appears to be waning in Alabama, with hospitalizations and new cases falling rapidly in the past month, but the state could face another round of illness without additional vaccinations and precautions, health experts said Wednesday.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Alabama's newest sports venue opens Saturday as UAB takes on Liberty at a $200 million, 45,000-seat outdoor stadium built in downtown Birmingham.
Visible from Interstate 59/20 and adjacent to an entertainment district, the new Protective Stadium replaces 94-year-old Legion Field as the home of the University of Alabama at Birmingham, which helped fund construction along with local governments, the area civic center authority and Birmingham-based Protective Life Corp.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The University of Alabama has extended its indoor mask requirement through Oct. 29 to protect against the coronavirus that causes COVID-19.
Face coverings will continue to be required inside all non-residential buildings on the campus in Tuscaloosa, including all classrooms and academic buildings, and on campus transportation through that date, the university announced Wednesday.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An eye surgeon is donating $95 million to the University of Alabama at Birmingham's medical school in what officials say is the single largest philanthropic pledge in the university's history.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The father of a University of Alabama student who killed herself after reporting she was raped has settled a lawsuit against the man she had accused.
Details of the settlement between Michael Rondini, of Austin, Texas, and T.J.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A city planning commission in Alabama's capital city has unanimously passed a recommendation to rename one of its streets for a civil rights lawyer.
The recommendation to rename Jeff Davis Avenue to Fred D.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Heavy rain has caused some flash flooding Saturday on parts of the University of Alabama campus.
University officials tweeted information about various road closures because of flooding and have asked people to avoid driving on campus.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The University of Alabama at Birmingham has ended a COVID-19 vaccine requirement for health system employees as officials await details about a federal mandate for health care workers.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Emergency room nurses at the University of Alabama at Birmingham Hospital briefly refused to clock in Sunday night as part of a protest over pay and working conditions during the COVID-19 pandemic that they said has left them overwhelmed and feeling defeated.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — The east wing of the historic Bryce Hospital building is being demolished because of its structural problems, University of Alabama officials said.
The demolition is part of a larger plan to transform what once was Alabama’s largest in-patient psychiatric facility into a new performing arts facility, The Tuscaloosa News reported.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A major state employer, the University of Alabama at Birmingham Health System, said Tuesday it would require workers to be vaccinated against COVID-19 as communities large and small canceled events and more schools ordered face masks to confront the worsening surge of the coronavirus.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — City leaders have extended a ban on construction of large student housing developments in the hometown of the University of Alabama, where the mayor expressed concern about overtaxing municipal infrastructure and services.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — A dive bar known to two generations of University of Alabama students, football fans and music lovers is closing.
Egan's Bar is shutting down this weekend after 42 years in Tuscaloosa on a stretch of nightspots and restaurants called “The Strip.” A “Last Call at Egan's” event is planned for Saturday, and then Sunday will be the last day in operation.
Tuscaloosa is ordering most of its water customers to use less, saying a leak in a key water line is reducing how much water it can pump out.
Mayor Walt Maddox on Sunday ordered conservation measures for areas south of the Black Warrior River, including the University of Alabama, the Mercedes-Benz assembly plant and four rural water systems outside the city limits.
TUSCUMBIA, Ala. (AP) — A man pleaded guilty to murder and was sentenced to 20 years in prison Friday for killing a friend during a dispute that began while they were watching an LSU-Alabama football game on television.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An infectious disease expert said Monday that he is concerned about lagging vaccination rates in Alabama as well as the number of unvaccinated people who appear to have abandoned wearing masks.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — A conservative Christian group has filed suit against the University of Alabama, challenging rules that require students to obtain a permit to speak on campus days in advance.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The Alabama Supreme Court cleared the way Friday for a lawsuit over the death of a Texas woman who killed herself after claiming she was raped while attending the University of Alabama...
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The University of Alabama at Birmingham's stroke study received a $20 million grant to help look into strokes in the South and among African-Americans...