Truckers preparing for closing of I-59/20 bridges

Trucking companies are telling their drivers to leave earlier than normal next week due to the shutdown of the I-20/59 bridges through downtown Birmingham.

Those who helped Jayme Closs want her to get $50,000 reward after making own escape

The couple who called 911 for Jayme Closs, after she escaped and was brought to their house, are pointing out that she rescued herself.
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Hyundai and Kia recalling 168,000 cars over engine fire problem

The affiliated Korean automakers have been dogged by fire and engine failure complaints from across the nation.

TOP STORIES

  Tuscaloosa-area law enforcement to honor fallen Birmingham officer

Closing your bedroom door at night could save your life

Furloughed employees’ kids might qualify for free school lunches

Hoover mayor discusses impact of Riverchase Galleria protests in State of the City address

  59/20 bridge project impact on school bus routes

The 59/20 bridges will be shutdown Monday night. Local school systems are keeping a close eye on traffic impact of the construction in an effort to make sure their kids get to school and home safely.
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Hotel dishwasher awarded $21 million after ex-employer made her work on Sundays

Marie Jean Pierre, 60, a former employee at Conrad Miami said the company violated her civil rights.

  Pre-K registration underway for Alabaster City Schools

Hunting is about safety in the woods

Lockdown lifted for all of Walker Co. Schools; 2 juveniles detained

Government shutdown affects private contractors at Anniston Homeland Security facility

Blount Co. authorities searching for escapee

3 arrested following chase on I-59 in Trussville

Alabama prisoner commits suicide at Kilby Prison

FIRST ALERT TRAFFIC: All NB, SB lanes reopened on I-59/20 near Academy Drive following crash

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  Giuliani: ‘I never said there was no collusion’ between Trump campaign, Russia

Giuliani, Trump's personal attorney, made the bombshell statement Wednesday, in an interview with CNN's Chris Cuomo.

SPORTS

Reports: Bama defensive coordinator leaving for NFL’s Browns

  Striving for perfection with Bama Gymnastics

Bama QB Jalen Hurts transferring to Oklahoma

Birmigham Barons name Omar Vizquel new Manager for 2019 season

  B’ham Iron offers second chance for a Florence, AL native

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  Protesters in Calhoun County demand end to government shutdown

Business owner reflects on footage that shows aftermath of fatal shooting of BPD officer Sgt. Carter

First responders prepare for I-59/20 bridge closure

Pleasant Grove man seriously injured after being hit by a car

Massive fire collapses house in Ensley

Firefighters are battling a house fire where huge flames were reported in west Birmingham.
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  Mother burned when sippy cup exploded in her face, she says

An attorney says the company who makes the sippy cup doesn’t believe an explosion could have happened if the cup was being used properly and wants to do testing on it.

  Police: Alabama man accused of putting child in clothes dryer

Cullman Co. Sheriff: Criminals cloning your debit card

Police officers from across U.S. coming to Birmingham to honor Sgt. Wytasha Carter

Birmingham mayor: Violent crime is a public health crisis

WEST ALABAMA

  Northport considering new vicious animal law

  University of Alabama expands events around MLK holiday

  Striving for perfection with Bama Gymnastics

EAST ALABAMA

Jacksonville PD: Missing woman located safe

  10 Months Later: Rebuilding after the storm