FIRST ALERT: Potential for damaging winds Thursday evening

We have declared Thursday a First Alert Weather Day for the potential to see strong and severe storms capable of producing damaging winds and isolated tornadoes.

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Strong storms rumble across Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas

Severe thunderstorms rumbled across North Texas, the Texas Panhandle, Oklahoma and southeastern Kansas, producing several tornadoes and unleashing widespread hail.

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Trump approves Alabama disaster declaration for severe weather

President Donald Trump has ordered federal assistance to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe weather.
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Man arrested carrying gas cans into New York’s St. Patrick’s Cathedral

The arrest comes two days after a fire consumed the famed Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, destroying its roof and collapsing its spire.

  Glencoe prepares for more possible severe weather

Piedmont reaches agreement to shelter strays, considers animal registration

  I-59/20 bridge replacement project continues impacting traffic

  Preparing your home for high winds

  I-59/20 bridge project remains on schedule

  Oak Mountain Fair starts Thursday

  Helena’s Amphitheater Park named Cahaba Blueway access point

  Will proposed new vaping regulations in Alabama actually work?

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  North Korea says it test-fired new tactical guided weapon

Kim Jong Un called it an “event of very weighty significance.”

SPORTS

  Alabama rowing makes history, ranked nationally for first time

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  Air attack highlights Alabama A-Day spring game

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Bill that would end concealed carry pistol permit requirement discussed Wednesday

Behind the Front: Tracking Thursday’s Severe Weather Threat

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  Northport to consider sales tax increase

Northport leaders are considering raising the city's sales tax.
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  Young woman obsessed with Columbine takes own life; may have been planning attack

Jefferson County Sheriff Jeff Shrader said 18-year-old Sol Pais was discovered by the FBI with what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

  Questions surround “Decriminalize B’ham” smoke out event

  City leaders supportive of anti-vaping bill

  Neighbors concerned about the future of Cosby Lake in Clay

  First-time moms benefit from Nurse Family Partnership at UAB

CENTRAL ALABAMA

  Expansion at park in Gardendale almost complete

  Preparing your home for high winds

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