Children turn out for Disaster Preparedness Day in Gadsden

Some Etowah County children spent part of their spring break learning about disaster preparedness.

Man stole over $100M from Facebook, Google by simply asking for money

Rimasauskas pleaded guilty to one count of wire fraud. He is scheduled to be sentenced on July 24 and faces a maximum of 30 years in prison.
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British Airways flight to Germany mistakenly lands in Scotland

The error was due to an incorrectly filed flight plan. That led the pilot and cabin crew to believe the flight was bound for Scotland.

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Lockdown lifted at Collins-Riverside Middle School

  Birmingham Iron launches fitness program for children

Walker Co. woman reported missing found, arrested

  Birmingham housing authority working to eliminate a dozen entry points in Gate City

  Center Point woman homeless after fire; landlord accuses her of arson

A Center Point woman claims her landlord tossed her out on the street because her Parkway Villa apartment caught fire twice in two weeks.
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  Jussie Smollett’s attorneys say all criminal charges dropped

Smollett attorneys Tina Glandian and Patricia Brown Holmes said in a statement that Smollett's record "has been wiped clean." However, the Chicago mayor and police chief criticized the decision.

  New charter school approved for Birmingham

  Veterans and community organization seek food donations for homeless vets

  ALDOT starts Tuscaloosa road safety project Tuesday

  Birmingham continuing to work on crime reduction plan

  Birmingham continuing to work on crime reduction plan

Storm rips roof off downtown Clanton business

  Alabama ranks 5th nationally for toxic emissions

  AL law enforcement, Colonial Pipeline donate new vehicle to Torch Run organization

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  House fails to override Trump veto on border

The Democratic-controlled chamber fell 38 votes short of the 286 needed for Democrats and their handful of Republican allies to prevail, because a two-thirds majority was needed.

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  Talladega Superspeedway unveils oversized vehicle tunnel

Auburn dominates Kansas to make it to Sweet 16

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  Fultondale extends hotel/motel moratorium

Shooting investigation underway in Gate City

Pelham working to fix mold issue in city hall

  Southside Police acquire new drone

  Attalla woman dies in house fire

No cause has been determined, but officials say the home had several space heaters.
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  Dems cry foul as Trump calls for striking down ‘Obamacare’

The administration, in a terse filing Monday with the court in New Orleans, said the entire health care law should be struck down as unconstitutional after Congress repealed its unpopular fines on people who remain uninsured.

  What’s being done to prevent ‘Poop train’ stink from returning to Alabama?

  Democrat state representative, Republican house speaker have heated argument on house floor

5th earthquake strikes near Alabama-Florida state line

Person injured in early morning Ensley shooting

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Walker Co. woman reported missing found, arrested

  New charter school approved for Birmingham

  Birmingham continuing to work on crime reduction plan