Romance scams can hit the heart and pocketbook, hard

There are lots of folks looking for love this Christmas, but officials with the Better Business Bureau warn folks to beware of something called ‘romance scams’.

  Report skewers VA for neglecting suicide prevention outreach

The report shows a lack of leadership from the Trump administration is directly impacting the VA’s ability to reach suicidal veterans.
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  2 Chicago police officers struck and killed by train

Two Chicago Police officers were killed by a train on the South Side while responding to a report of shots fired.

TOP STORIES

  Dry weather turns wet again by Wednesday night

Birmingham City Council fills empty seats

Update: Name of woman killed in East Birmingham wreck released

UAB Football holds special graduation ceremony for seniors

  Talks of Rock the South Concert possibly moving

Rock the South has only grown since it began, but residents say a possible future venue is the wrong choice.
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  Actor, director Penny Marshall dies at 75

Penny Marshall, who starred in the hit TV show “Laverne & Shirley” before becoming an acclaimed film director, has died at the age of 75.

  No name badges on officers making one Hoover woman feel unsafe

Protesters descend upon Talladega school board

AL family begging for help after father’s cremated remains stolen

Vestavia Hills considering partnership to keep kids safe while playing sports

  Road projects slow traffic on Alabama’s campus

Owner of Tuscaloosa Highway 55 Burger appears in court on arson charges

Investigators search for ID theft suspect

Warning about using public Wi-Fi when shopping

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  Holly, jolly Christmas: Employees to receive $20,000 in bonuses from Michigan company

The bonuses will be based on longevity of service and shared through cash bonuses and special gifts to employees' retirement accounts.

SPORTS

  Birmingham Iron teammates helping community ahead of Christmas

MORE TOP STORIES

  Warning about using public Wi-Fi when shopping

6 people displaced after house fire on 80th Street South

E.J. Bradford’s family, attorney want case handled by local prosecutors

Woman hopes to bolster community spirit with yard signs

  Woman hopes to bolster community spirit with yard signs

Katie Jacobs is making Hoover Strong yard signs, whose proceeds will go to buying restaurant gift cards for Hoover law enforcement.
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Doctors baffled after 11-year-old girl’s brain tumor disappears

Even after double-checking the girl’s brain scans to confirm the results, doctors could find no trace of her tumor, which they say they can’t explain.

Will UAB finish historic season with 1st bowl win?

FIRST ALERT Weather: Dry, cool weather moving in

Family holds vigil for EJ Bradford

Auburn outlasts UAB in overtime win at Legacy Arena

WEST ALABAMA

Tuscaloosa plans for the city’s bicentennial

Body of missing man found at Tuscaloosa park

CENTRAL ALABAMA

  Talks of Rock the South Concert possibly moving

  No name badges on officers making one Hoover woman feel unsafe

EAST ALABAMA

  Protesters descend upon Talladega school board

  Gadsden Kiwanis to give bicycles to disadvantaged children

GOOD DAY RECIPES

Village Tavern: Steak Au Poivre

Newk’s: French Dip Sandwich