A federal court ruling could strike down parts of Alabama’s sex offender law. A recent federal ruling says convicted sex offenders may not have to give internet provider information, instant messages or email addresses to law enforcement.
According to government reports, there is evidence that the main oversight agency for seafood, the Food and Drug Administration, has failed to meet new mandates to increase inspections at foreign food facilities.
The average tax refund last year was over $2,800. Morgan Stanley estimates refunds could be 26% higher this year due to changes in the tax code. That also means scammers could be out to find more victims.
Why can’t we see the body camera video from the officer-involved shooting at the Galleria? That’s the number one question so many of you are asking and the short answer is because of Alabama’s open records law.
Donors have given millions of tax-deductible donations to Alabama Accountability Act scholarships in the last 5 years, but are these scholarships actually helping students achieve more in the classroom?
Hundreds of Americans live in deplorable rental properties and their landlord is the federal government. The properties need $50 billion in repairs. Uncle Sam now is hoping that private investors will save public housing.
Research shows many Americans are concerned with whether Social Security will be available when they retire, but many aren’t saving. NerdWallet experts help explain the realities of Social Security and what you can do.
New research predicts candidates and Political Action Committees (PACs) will spend $1.8 billion on digital ads in this 2018 midterm election cycle, but tracking who’s paying for these ads and how they’re targeting your Facebook feed can be tough.
A state audit in Mississippi found 20% of randomly-checked school computers had explicit content on them, so how are Alabama schools making sure your children aren't exposed to something similar, and making sure your tax dollars aren't paying for teachers to use school computers inappropriately?
Despite a big push to update the state's anti-bullying laws and guidelines, our investigation found the Alabama Department of Education is slow in rolling out the new anti-bullying protocols months after the law took effect.
Social media sites are great for sharing good news and pictures, but some law enforcement officers worry the spread of false alarms or misinformation can slow down their efforts to find the real criminals.
As hard as we work as parents to protect our kids and prepare them for when they become an adult. We found one part of your child’s life you might not even think to protect, and scammers are using it right now to steal billions and potentially ruin your child’s future before it ever gets started - s
If you don't know what Roblox is then just ask your child or anyone under 12. It's a gaming app similar to Minecraft that lets players not only build their own characters but even their own worlds and games.
If you're looking for good news, we found some. Alabama is one of only 18 states that the federal government says follows their highest standard of maintaining the registry. The problem is several of our neighboring states, including Georgia, don't.