Birmingham mayor defends plan to sell city-owned parking decks

Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin fired back at the Birmingham Parking Authority on Monday after they questioned his plan to sell 6 of the city’s 11 parking decks downtown.

  LIVE: GOP senators power Barrett toward high court confirmation

With no real power to stop the vote, Democrats argue the winner of the Nov. 3 election should choose the nominee to replace the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
  • Coronavirus

New US virus cases top 83,700 for 2nd day in row

Close to 8.6 million Americans have contracted the coronavirus since the pandemic began, and about 225,000 have died.


  ADPH: More than 2,800 people have died from COVID-19 as over 185K test positive and more than 74K recover

Young girls lead authorities on 30-mile chase in JeffCo

Man killed in assault in Hueytown

Man dies in wreck on I-59 in Bessemer

  74-year-old victims in B’ham house fire identified as homicide investigation continues

Birmingham Fire Battalion Chief Sebastian Carrillo confirms a woman died in the fire. A second person is in critical condition.
  • Coronavirus

CDC highlights safety tips for in-person voting amid pandemic

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is reminding Americans to be cautious while voting.

Why will some absentee ballots in Alabama not count?

UAB researchers find that stay-at-home orders reduced COVID-19 infections and deaths

Investigation underway after house fire kills 1 person in Tuscaloosa

At home COVID-19 tests available at Costco

  Medical facility in Vestavia to offer one day hip replacement without hospital

West Blocton HS to start remote learning due to short staffing

Indiana police are searching for two missing sisters last seen in Alabama

  How to safely celebrate Halloween during a pandemic

  • National

  Senate votes to advance Barrett; confirmation expected Monday

Senate Republicans voted overwhelmingly Sunday to advance Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett toward final confirmation despite Democratic objections, just over a week before the presidential election.


WBRC Sideline: Week 10 schedule


Alabama’s 48-17 win over Tennessee costs the Tide one of its star receivers

Pinson man receives mental evaluation, arrested after deputies say he shot at them

Officer injured in pursuit of 3 Hoover car burglary suspects

Alabama Wide receiver Jaylen Waddle out for the season following leg injury

Long lines in the rain for absentee voting

Even with the rain pouring down, the line of voters filled Linn Park in downtown Birmingham.
  • National

‘He’s our angel’: Veteran battling cancer rescues neighbors from burning Ill. home

It’s believed the fire was caused by an unsecured heat lamp in the garage that was keeping some baby chickens warm.

  FIRST ALERT: Possibility of rain and storms through the early morning hours

  Halloween store says pandemic fears haven’t slowed business

  Alabama COVID-19 exposure app grows with more than 100,000 downloads

UPDATE: Naval crew killed in plane crash in Foley identified


  The Flying Biscuit: Pumpkin pancake and praline sauce

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