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Second person dies after shooting near Alabama State University
The shooting happened in the 800 block of N University Drive near the campus of Alabama State.
Published August 15, 2019 at 10:39 PM
Police: McDonald’s employee used customer’s credit card to order pizza
A Millbrook McDonald’s employee has been arrested after allegedly ordering a pizza using a customer’s credit card.
Published August 12, 2019 at 10:07 PM
Parent charged in road rage shooting outside elementary school
Montgomery police say two parents are in custody after a dispute turned into a shooting outside an elementary school.
Published August 8, 2019 at 8:35 PM
Missing Crenshaw County 10-year-old found safe
Crenshaw County officials say a child who was reported missing Thursday has been found safe.
Published July 11, 2019 at 8:35 AM
Dealership: Ford asked us to end ads giving buyers shotgun, Bible and flag
An Alabama car dealership that got national attention for its Fourth of July promotion also go the attention of Ford Motor Company. Now, it’s backing off part of its offer.
Published June 26, 2019 at 6:27 PM
Ala. governor signs chemical castration bill into law
The legislation requires anyone convicted of a sex crime with a child younger than 13 to undergo chemical castration as a condition of their parole.
Published June 10, 2019 at 4:26 PM
ACLU, Planned Parenthood file lawsuit challenging Ala. near-total abortion ban
The American Civil Liberties Union and Planned Parenthood are asking a federal judge to block an Alabama law banning nearly all abortions across the state.
Published May 24, 2019 at 11:27 AM
Alabama governor signs near-total abortion ban into law
The law makes performing an abortion in Alabama at any stage of pregnancy a felony unless the mother’s health is in danger. There's no exception for rape or incest.
Published May 15, 2019 at 6:08 PM
Alabama Senate approves near-total abortion ban
After hours of debate, the Alabama Senate passed a bill Tuesday night that outlaws nearly all abortions in the state.
Published May 14, 2019 at 10:09 PM
Juvenile charged with beating crying baby to death
A juvenile female has been charged with murder after Montgomery police say she killed a 6-month-old baby girl Tuesday.
Published May 1, 2019 at 2:31 PM
Alabama welcomes Trump days after tornado devastation
President Donald Trump told media he couldn’t get to Alabama “fast enough” after an EF-4 tornado claimed 23 lives. Five days later, he was on the ground.
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Published March 8, 2019 at 6:54 PM
Video shows crash near President Trump’s motorcade
Just as the motorcade travels through the video at high speeds, passing by in one direction, an out of control passenger vehicle comes into view.
John Shryock and
Published March 8, 2019 at 6:02 PM
Names of 23 Lee County, AL tornado victims released
As of 5 p.m. on the second full day of search and rescue operations, the number of fatalities from Sunday’s EF-4 tornado in east Alabama continues to stand at 23.
Published March 5, 2019 at 7:28 PM
23 dead in preliminary EF-4 tornado in east Alabama
Sheriff Jay Jones says crews have searched the hardest hit areas, and the death toll remains at 23.
Published March 4, 2019 at 6:28 PM
Death toll rises after east Alabama tornadoes
The death toll has jumped to 23 and could go higher after at least two tornadoes hit southern Lee County Sunday afternoon, according to Lee County Sheriff Jay Jones.
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Published March 3, 2019 at 11:30 PM
Full investigation promised after Montgomery school shooting
New details are being released regarding the shooting that happened at Montgomery’s Robert E. Lee High School shortly before 11 a.m. Tuesday.
Published February 26, 2019 at 6:28 PM
Tornado devastates Downtown Wetumpka
There is significant damage in downtown Wetumpka from a tornado that hit the city Saturday afternoon.
Published January 19, 2019 at 9:53 PM
South Alabama woman says she found mouse in can of green beans
An Andalusia woman was shocked by what she found in her can of green beans while making dinner Wednesday night.
Published December 14, 2018 at 11:48 AM
Suspect, victim identified in fatal shooting near Fort Rucker
According to the Dale County Sheriff’s Office, one person is dead and a suspect has been captured after a shooting near Fort Rucker.
Published November 26, 2018 at 9:10 AM
Former Alabama football coach recovering from gunshot wound
Dubose drove himself to his hometown hospital before being taken by a medical helicopter to a regional facility.
Published October 1, 2018 at 7:48 PM
Child found chained, naked in central Alabama home; 3 arrested
Two other children, a 12-year-old and a 5-year-old, were also removed from the home,
Published September 21, 2018 at 5:38 PM
JPD investigating carjacking after armed men steal car from home
Armed man in custody after ‘suspicious person’ call from Petal Walmart
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AirCare called to scene of single vehicle rollover crash near Raymond
Literary Lawn Party: Mississippi Book Festival held in Jackson
Power restored to some homes, businesses after hours-long outage in Rankin County