FIRST ALERT: Extreme temperatures expected this weekend

The weather remains warm and steamy tonight. Expect overnight lows around 70 with a mostly clear sky.

Judge halts plan to build parts of border wall

U.S. District Judge Haywood Gilliam Jr. on Friday immediately halted the administration's efforts to redirect military-designated funds to build sections of wall on the Mexican border. His order applies to two planned projects to add 51 miles of fence in two areas.
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  Rolling Thunder will ride through Washington DC for the last time Memorial Day weekend

The president of Rolling Thunder, Inc. says it comes down to money, and how much the Pentagon is charging.

TOP STORIES

Fire at Whatley Elementary School

Auburn says goodbye to fallen Officer William Buechner

  East Metro Area Crime Center now open in Oxford

  Police investigating homicide at west B’ham apartment complex

  Woodlawn community seeing revitalization

Woodlawn is one of Birmingham’s oldest communities. For years it was neglected, but now the area is seeing more interest in bringing business and home buyers to the community.
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  Pregnant woman bitten, hit in stomach during road rage incident

The alleged attacker hasn’t been charged, but the victim wants that to change. She’s bruised up and even has bite marks.

  Tips for staying cool and hydrated while out in the hot heat

  Man arrested for threatening Helena High School’s graduation ceremony

Shooting victim approaches police working traffic accident asking for help

  Hokes Bluff HS salutatorian wins car in annual Etowah Co. honor roll drawing

Randall Woodfin drops ‘Mayoral Mixtape: Summer 2019’

  Why You Can’t Trust Security Cameras

  Fallen Ala. officer’s neighborhood turns blue in his memory

Gadsden PD investigating overnight homicide

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‘Here we go again’: Judge blocks Mississippi abortion ban

U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves on Friday issued an order to stop the law from taking effect July 1.

SPORTS

Alabama football adds 2-for-1 series with USF

  Auburn baseball team ready for SEC Tournament

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  How to protect yourself against the sun

ACLU, Planned Parenthood file lawsuit challenging Ala. abortion ban

Tuscaloosa City Schools offers summer free feeding program

  Anniston funeral home director arrested

  Her father was the first American killed in the War on Terror. Now, she reflects on the release of “American Taliban” John Walker Lindh.

Alison Spann calls the early release of John Walker Lindh "a slap in the face - not only to my father and my family, but for every person killed on Sept. 11th..."
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  Trump expands Barr power over classified Russia probe info

President Donald Trump directed the U.S. intelligence community on Thursday to "quickly and fully cooperate" with Attorney General William Barr's investigation of the origins of the multi-year probe of whether his 2016 campaign colluded with Russia.

  Jefferson Co. EMA prepares for hurricane season with new communication tools

  Alabama Senate considers literacy bill

Former Homewood city council member arrested on sex abuse charges

Police chase ends in officer involved crash in Hueytown

GOOD DAY RECIPES

  AATC: Pineapple Gazpacho

  Greek Chicken Gyro Bowls with Jessica Ivey