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  Grieving parents say priest condemned their son at funeral because he committed suicide

Catholic officials say the priest won’t be preaching at funerals for the foreseeable future and will undergo training on how to become a more effective minister.
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Watch: Pair of horses pull tractor trailer up icy hill

The two work horses surprised everyone - especially the truck driver.

TOP STORIES

2 people killed in B’ham train collision

Childersburg High School faculty helps save the life of an elderly woman

Will a new downtown Birmingham stadium become reality this time?

Birmingham police investigating homicide in Ensley

Police: Vestavia Hills resident shoots suspected burglar, suspect arrested

Police say the resident confronted the suspected burglar exiting his apartment, located in the 2900 block of Columbiana Road. Police say shortly afterward, the resident shot the suspect.
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Interior secretary Zinke to leave administration by end of year, Trump says

Ryan Zinke , the 52nd Secretary of the Interior, was tapped by Trump in December 2016.

  Changes in school security since Sandy Hook

Last minute Christmas shopping deals

2 brothers charged for shooting teen in stolen car in Tuscaloosa

Alabaster PD investigating deadly hit and run

  Dozens of University of Alabama students taking part in alternative winter break

Alabama Speaker of the House hospitalized

Pelham High School getting security upgrades

Tuscaloosa plans for the city’s bicentennial

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Sign-up deadline is Saturday for ACA health law coverage

Saturday is the deadline for ACA coverage in most of the country.

SPORTS

Bass’s game-winner lifts Georgia Southern in Raycom Media Camellia Bowl

Bruce Pearl talks about the Mike Slive Invitational

Auburn hires Kenny Dillingham as new OC, QB coach

MORE TOP STORIES

  Hoover businesses rebounding after Riverchase Galleria shooting

Catholic Diocese of Birmingham releases names of clergy who abused minors

Extra security planned for busy shopping weekend in Hoover

Authorities warn about holiday party DUIs

  Alabaster woman hopes you’ll remember hurricane victims this Christmas

On Thursday, an Alabaster woman shared what she has seen first hand, hoping you will remember those storm victims this holiday season.
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  Texas judge dismantles Obamacare, ruling individual mandate unconstitutional

A federal judge in Texas ruled that the rest of the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare, was inextricably linked to the individual mandate, and so the whole law is unconstitutional.

  Boil water notice for Alabaster residents lifted

“They are letting the inmates kill each other,” says mother of man stabbed at Holman Prison

How to maximize your end-of-year healthcare savings

2 brothers accused of shooting 16-year-old in stolen vehicle case

WEST ALABAMA

Tuscaloosa plans for the city’s bicentennial

Body of missing man found at Tuscaloosa park

CENTRAL ALABAMA

  Family holds vigil for EJ Bradford

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

EAST ALABAMA

  Gadsden Kiwanis to give bicycles to disadvantaged children

JSU Marching Southerners prepare for trip to Rome

GOOD DAY RECIPES

  Village Tavern: Steak Au Poivre

Newk’s: French Dip Sandwich

Wendy Cruse: Cauliflower Fritters