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Madison County deputies say four teenagers were shot at a high school graduation party early Wednesday morning. The shooting happened just after midnight at a home on Michael Drive. A partygoer told WAFFMore >>
Madison County deputies are looking for the person who shot four teenagers at a high school graduation party early Wednesday morning. More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 2:14 AM EDT2013-05-22 06:14:07 GMT
As reports emerge from Moore, Oklahoma, that nation has learned that schools caught the full impact of Monday's EF-5 tornado.Alabamians have also seen their share of devastation. Eight students died atMore >>
Tuesday, reporter Karen Church investigated how Alabama's newest schools, like Concord Elementary, are being designed to save lives. More >>
A Senate panel says Apple Inc. is avoiding paying billions of dollars in U.S. taxes, but the world's most valuable company says it is complying with the laws and pays "an extraordinary amount" in taxes to the...More >>
Now that tech darling Apple Inc. has been dragged front and center into the debate over the U.S. tax code, lawmakers are hoping that the spotlight on such a high-profile company could be the catalyst for Congress to take...More >>
Governor Riley announced Thursday that the state and Microsoft will be joining forces.
The program, called Elevate America, will provide thousands of Alabamians with workforce readiness skills and technology training. It covers everything in the Microsoft Office Suit, and Windows Vista. And it's coming at the right time, according to some studies.
"When you look at the data, the Bureau of Labor Statistics indicates that in five years, more than 70% of all U.S. based jobs will require a basic level of technology skills. The training has to happen," said Brian Fields with Elevate America.
More than 13,000 vouchers will be available for pick up through career centers located throughout the state.