This Day in History: January 19th

China gets a taste of “fast food” and UCLA’s amazing win streak finally comes to an end. All this and more in today’s “This Day in History”.


Gun rights rally in Montgomery

About two dozen gun rights advocates climbed the steps of the State Capitol for the second annual rally organized by Gun Rights Across Ameri…


Avondale fire investigation

A fire at a home at the intersection of 44th Street and 5th Ave. S. is under investigation tonight.


Tutwiler inmate speaks out about abuse

Just days ago a Department of Justice report came out detailing atrocities at Tutwiler Prison. CBS42 sat down with a former inmate who witne…

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The consequences of smoking

More than 100,000 Alabama children alive today will die prematurely as a result of smoking. That alarming statement comes from the report ti…


This Day in History: January 18th

Negotiations to end World War I begin, and the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday is recognized by all 50 states for the first time. All this an…


Shining Diamonds cheer for all

The Shining Diamonds, a special needs cheer squad with the Alabama Cheer Center in Bessemer, are your typical spirit squad.


This Day in History: January 17th

The Great Brinks Robbery is committed and the Chevrolet Corvette is unveiled. All this and more in today’s “This Day in History”.


Pipe bomb found in suspect’s truck

he Oxford Police apprehended a burglary suspect on the 1400 block of Beck Road Friday afternoon. The suspect, Johnny Wade Stevens, was burgl…