Alabama coach Nick Saban watches from the sideline in the first half of an NCAA college football game against West Virginia on Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in Atlanta. Alabama won 33-23. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Previewing the Florida at Alabama match-up

It’s Alabama’s SEC opener and a chance to make its biggest statement after wins over West Virginia, Florida Atlantic and Southern Miss. Flor…

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Alabama in national Medicaid project

The National Governors Association says Alabama, Nevada and Washington will participate in a year-long project to examine ways to spur chang…

In this image taken from video on Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, Smith County Sheriff's Deputies escort Timothy Ray Jones Jr., from jail in Raleigh, Miss. Jones, of Lexington County, S.C., is expected to be extradited back to South Carolina on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, and charged with murder in the deaths of his five children after he led authorities to a secluded clearing in Alabama on Tuesday, where their bodies were found wrapped in garbage bags. (AP Photo/WLBT, Tegre Taylor)

New warrants give glimpse into the mind of SC father accused of killing his 5 children

New warrants allege Timothy Jones Jr. killed all five children by violent means while a second warrant reveals he allegedly believed his chi…