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Two-year-old girl dies after falling into pool in St. Clair County

Officials in Alabama say a two-year-old girl who fell into a pool has died. St. Clair County Coroner Dennis Russell tells AL.com that the child who fell...

Doug Jones on Trump-Putin press conference, walk-back: ‘I was stunned at his comments,’ ‘I really wish the president would not take this so personal’

Thursday during his weekly media conference call, Sen. Doug Jones (D-Mountain Brook) criticized President Donald Trump for comments he made earlier in the week during...

Byrne amendment prohibits administration officials from redirecting key state resources

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill funding the Department of the Interior on Thursday which included an amendment sponsored by Rep. Bradley...

Alabama woman steals gun from car, kills husband

Alabama authorities say a woman who had been arguing with her husband in the street broke into a neighbor's vehicle, stole a handgun and...

Feds award $7 million for Downtown Mobile Airport runway improvements as city looks to move airport downtown

According to an announcement from Sen. Richard Shelby's (R-Tuscaloosa) office on Thursday, $25.5 million in Federal Aviation Administration grants have been awarded by the...

OWA in Foley hosting a Summer Celebration Saturday, July 21

The Gulf Coast’s newest amusement park invites the public to a day-long Summer Celebration this Saturday, July 21. OWA is offering access to its 21...

Scientists uncover info in Mobile-built submarine mystery

Scientists studying the world's first submarine to sink an enemy ship said Wednesday that the doomed Confederate crew did not release an emergency mechanism...

Cumberland naming court after former Auburn coach Ellis

Former Auburn University basketball head coach Cliff Ellis will have the basketball court at NAIA program Cumberland University named in his honor. Cumberland athletic director...

University of Alabama football returns to SEC Media Days on top of league

Nick Saban should feel right at home at the College Football Hall of Fame, the facility hosting part of this week's SEC Media Days. The...

Alvin Holmes loses primary after 44 years in Alabama House

State Rep. Alvin Holmes, the longest-serving member of the Alabama House of Representatives, has lost his bid for another term. Political newcomer Kirk Hatcher defeated...

Troy King wants state Ethics Commission to respond to his complaint against Steve Marshall

Troy King is committed to seeing the Alabama Ethics Commission address his complaint against Attorney General Steve Marshall alleging violations of state campaign finance...

Man arrested in connection to triple murder in Alabama

Police say a man has been arrested in connection to a triple murder in Alabama. Guntersville Police told WAFF-TV that 52-year-old Jimmy O'Neal Spencer was...

President Trump congratulates Rep. Martha Roby on her runoff victory

President Trump took to Twitter Wednesday to congratulate Rep. Martha Roby in her House District 2 primary runoff victory against former District 2 congressman Bobby...

Rex Lumber Co. to build new facility, bring more than 100 jobs to Alabama

A lumber company is investing $110 million in a new facility in Alabama's Pike County, bringing more than 100 new jobs. WSFA-TV reports Rex Lumber...

Alabama officers suspended for alleged ‘white power’ gesture

An Alabama mayor says four members of his city's police force have been suspended for making a hand gesture some say is a hate...

Man sentenced in kidnapping of Alabama woman who escaped car trunk

A man has been sentenced to life without parole after being convicted of kidnapping an Alabama woman who later escaped by jumping from the...

Backed by Alfa, Rick Pate rolls to victory in Alabama ag commissioner race

Lowndesboro Mayor Rick Pate on Tuesday survived late-campaign attack ads dredging up a three-decade-old divorce to claim the Republican nomination for Alabama commissioner of...

Ainsworth defeats Cavanaugh in Lt. Gov runoff election

After a long and hotly contested race, the Republican nominee for Lt. Governor in Alabama has been decided. Will Ainsworth defeated Public Service Commissioner...

Steve Marshall beats Troy King in heated attorney general runoff

Alabama Republicans have chosen their candidate for attorney general: incumbent Steve Marshall. Marshall beat his Republican competitor former attorney general Troy King in Tuesday’s primary...

Once a Trump critic, Roby looks for redemption in Alabama runoff

Rep. Martha Roby is seeking Republican redemption in an Alabama runoff election that hinges on her loyalty to President Donald Trump. Roby is facing Democrat-turned-Trump...

University of Alabama to use metal detectors at Bryant-Denny Stadium

Alabama fans will be walking through metal detectors to get into Bryant-Denny Stadium this season. University of Alabama system trustees approved Monday the use of...

Man pleads guilty in Alabama to bribery for Army contracts

A man has pleaded guilty in Alabama to federal charges that he paid bribes to Army officials in exchange for military contracts during the...

Four Alabama jailers fired, charged with promoting prison contraband

Authorities say four jailers have been charged in connection with a contraband investigation at a county jail in Alabama. News outlets report 29-year-old George Gregory...

Alabama man’s 20-mile walk to work attracts praise, new car

An Alabama college student whose car broke down just before his first day of work made the 20-mile (32-kilometer) journey on foot, a feat...