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Police in Homewood had a busy overnight shift, making three arrests after a rash of burglaries and thefts that have plagued the area in rece…
An East Alabama city is welcoming a major corporation with a multimillion-dollar tax break.
“This is my 20th year, so I come early to get this spot,” Orr said. “It’s just like a landmark, it’s been here so long.”
Police in a small Walker County town are hoping the public can help them crack down on crime.
Former Vice President Joe Biden is in Alabama to campaign for Democrat Doug Jones in the race to fill Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ former…
Some of the musical acts performing at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas were Alabama natives.
The big boxes around the city were conceived as a fun way to get Amazon’s attention, but the company has a long wishlist of things it wants …
An early-season grinch targeted one of Birmingham’s biggest Christmas attractions.
People in Anniston are trying to keep kids out of the water in one part of town, amid concerns of chemical contamination.
Jefferson County commissioners handed big checks over to 12 area school districts.
Lead investigators in the infamous 2015 slaying of nine African-American parishioners at a Charleston, S.C. Bible study shared evidence in t…
Deputy U.S. Attorney General Rod Rosenstein will come to Birmingham this weekend to participate in a conversation about hate crimes.
Lately, Vela has been watching the news carefully. President Donald Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced last week that they w…
A brazen theft is caught on camera, and Oxford police are asking the public to help them identify the culprit.
As Floridians begin the cleanup process in Hurricane Irma’s wake, help is on the way from Alabama.