Parker appoints Hobson as state court system administrator

Missing Prattville man located in Tennessee

Auburn students aim to bring new organization to campus

Multiple dry pet food brands recalled due to potentially toxic levels of vitamin D

Annual city-wide celebration of MLK Jr. to take place Friday

Trump feels shutdown pressure from economists, Nancy Pelosi

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Ed Henry pleads guilty to information in Medicare fraud case

'Instant karma’: Front yard Frosty with tree trunk base teaches KY driver a valuable lesson

Today is National Nothing Day

Driver escapes seconds before train crashes into car

Because of government shutdown, man who wants to start new job is stuck in IRS limbo

Ex-Alabama boys home worker acquitted of sexual misconduct

Cause of Montgomery house fire under investigation

Montgomery Fire Rescue investigators are working to determine what led to a house fire early Wednesday morning.

Police investigating burglary at MS McDonalds; witnesses say man seen running down road with food on dolly

According to Cpl. Colendula Green, the burglary happened at 3:56 a.m. at 1010 N. State Street.

  Attorney general nominee Barr seeks to assure senators he won’t be a Trump loyalist

So far, William Barr's comments have pointedly departed from Trump’s own views and underscored his efforts to reassure Democrats that he will not be a loyalist to the president.

Ford unveils most powerful Mustang yet

The new 2020 Shelby GT500 is expected to have more than 700 horsepower. It should go 0-60 mph in 3 seconds.

After a young man, 23, died in a car accident, his kidney donation saved his father’s life

Woman fights ticket for honking at officer

Enterprise principal receives top honor

Sen. Sanders-Fortier launches new initiative to promote community involvement

MPD, Mayor Todd Strange announce plans to target celebratory gunfire

Car chase ends with arrest of suspects in multiple bank robberies

  Settlement money could go toward new buses, electric charging stations

The state will divvy up the $25.5 million Alabama received in a 2017 federal settlement against Volkswagen for intentionally violating emissions standards.

Major changes coming to busy I-65 exit in Butler County

ALDOT leaders say months of traffic studies suggest the change was necessary.

New sheriff in town in Butler County

Sheriff Danny Bond says he’s already made some personnel changes he believes better fits his administration.

Employee charged with making terrorist threat in Coffee County

A man is now in the Coffee County Jail after employees told officers he threatened them.

Trump’s AG nominee Barr backs Mueller probe, supports border ‘barrier’

Nominee William Barr is expected to be confirmed, unless there is a major surprise during the hearing. It would be his second stint as attorney general.

Judge tosses Alabama law protecting Confederate monuments

Judge Michael Graffeo ruled late Monday that the 2017 law violates the free speech rights of local communities.

  Mexico Beach, FL still in shambles, 3 months after Hurricane Michael

Mexico Beach is still trying to recover three months after Hurricane Michael.

Cartons of cigarettes stolen from Prattville business

A suspect is wanted in a Prattville business burglary.

Funeral services set for slain Birmingham Police Sgt. Wytasha Carter

Family and friends will gather from 12 p.m.-6 p.m. at Ridout’s Trussville Chapel on Gadsden Highway.

Ohio doctor fired for prescribing potentially lethal doses of pain medications to patients

It was discovered that the doctor “ordered significantly excessive and potentially fatal doses of pain medication for at least 27 patients” over the last 5 years.

Student charged with having gun on Montgomery school campus

A student has been arrested after police say he had a gun on a Montgomery school campus.

2 men in custody after Montgomery police chase

Two men are in custody after a car chase by the Montgomery Police Department.

Montgomery teacher pleads guilty to having sex with student

A Montgomery middle school teacher has pled guilty to having sex with a student.

Shutdown standoff: Dems rebuff Trump invite, thwarting effort to bypass Pelosi

The administration is trying to peel off Democratic support for Trump's demand for border wall money and negotiate directly with centrist lawmakers and some newly elected freshmen, including those in districts where Trump is popular.

Mass overdose possibly fueled by fentanyl kills 1, sickens about a dozen

Having so many lives on the line strained city resources, officials said. It was like nothing they'd ever experienced.

BBB issues payday loan warnings

before you sign on the dotted line there are some things the Better Business Bureau would like you to know.

Shooting under investigation in Macon County

The sheriff says one person was shot in the parking lot at the exit to Victoryland casino in Shorter.

Facility where vegetative woman gave birth launches internal review

Hacienda Healthcare picked a former prosecutor to lead the review into the incident. The facility is also being investigated by the state regulatory and law enforcement agencies.

Democrats consider subpoena for interpreter of Trump-Putin meeting

The official said Trump even confiscated his interpreter’s notes after talks with Putin in Germany in 2017 and reportedly told the interpreter to keep quiet about what was said in the room.

Judge orders Trump administration to remove citizenship question from 2020 census

The administration is expected to quickly file an appeal.

Governor Ivey facing major issues during first full term

Kay Ellen Ivey is sworn in to her first full term as the second female Governor of Alabama. Ivey takes offices rated as the third most popular Governor in America.

3 deputies shot while serving warrant in TX

The deputies were serving the warrant at about 9:30 p.m. Monday when a suspect inside opened fire. All three deputies were listed in fair condition.

  Netflix to raise prices on all its subscription plans

Its most popular plan will see the largest hike, to $13 per month from $11. That option offers high-definition streaming on up to two different internet-connected devices simultaneously. Even at the higher price, that plan is still a few dollars cheaper than HBO, whose streaming service charges $15

‘Is this the best a man can get?’: New Gillette ad challenges men to ‘be better’

Company officials say they have no plans to pull the ad in the face of some negative reaction.

Double amputee overcomes challenges, bowls a perfect 300

Ricky Rader has always been a great bowler, spending years perfecting his game. Now, he is overcoming new obstacles as he adapts to bowling with two prosthetic legs.

Scale Back Alabama set for 2019 kickoff

Since it started, Alabamians have shed a collective 1 million pounds!

Broadway legend Carol Channing dies at age 97

Known for her smile and raspy voice, actress Carol Channing spent most of her career on stage in such musicals as "Hello, Dolly!" and "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes."

Alabama corrections putting murder convicts in public, unsupervised by department

One such murder convict just escaped last month, and a Valley woman is concerned her mother's murderer could be next.

Selma mayor gives passionate State of the City address

Among the topics for discussion: Selma’s financial future with budget troubles and layoffs.

ALDOT to begin I-65 SB Exit 114 safety modifications

The Alabama Department of Transportation has released a traffic advisory on the safety modifications of exit 114 Interstate 65 South.

ALDOT: I-59/20 bridges in downtown B’ham will close Monday, January 21

Officials with ALDOT confirm changes to your commute will take place within the next seven days as the closure of the Interstate 59/20 bridges in downtown Birmingham will begin on Friday, January 18 with a complete shutdown on Monday, January 21.

10 years later, lives changed and better lived are legacy of ‘Miracle on the Hudson’

Survivors recount how that day led to big life changes and small everyday choices, and to feeling joy more readily.

Man injured in Montgomery shooting

A man was injured Monday evening in a shooting in Montgomery.

Band members of fallen police sergeant’s son raise money for grieving family

High school band members and their parents are coming together to help out the family of fallen Birmingham police Sergeant Wytasha Carter.

Gov. Ivey looks at top priorities for her tenure

On a chilly morning Gov. Kay Ivey took to the stand and shared what she looks forward to see accomplished as governor.

NYE gunfire to be topic at Tuesday’s city council meeting

The gunfire on New Year’s Eve has raised concerns across the city of Montgomery, with many residents calling on city leaders for help.

Improvements in the works for Ashford’s historic depot

Ashford city leaders are looking to work with Houston County commissioners to redevelop the city’s historic depot.

Troy names new offensive, defensive coordinators

New Troy football coach Chip Lindsey’s staff is coming together.

  Inaugural parade attracts thousands from around the state

While Ivey begins her first full term, spectators saw a part of democracy unfold up close, many for the very first time.

2 suspects wanted for stealing batteries from multiple AL stores

CrimeStoppers is trying to identify two men who have burglarized stores in several Alabama cities.

Ivey’s path to power inspires teens across the state

For many, Monday's inauguration festivities brought all the pomp and circumstance we've come to expect every four years. For others, it’s a moment they may never forget.

Jayme Closs' alleged kidnapper charged, has bail set at $5 million

Investigators say Jake Patterson went to great lengths to conceal any evidence from police, including disengaging the dome light of his car and shaving his head.

Kay Ivey’s inaugural address looks to the past, on to the future

Now, Ivey holds the office outright having won it handily against her challenger in the latest state elections.

Gov. Ivey orders flags flown at half-staff following shooting death of Birmingham police sergeant

Flags are to remain at half-staff until sunset on January 20.

Photos of Inauguration Day through the years

Take a stroll through history and look at these photos from Inauguration Days past.

Man who took 2 women hostage at UPS facility is dead

An armed man who entered a UPS processing facility Monday morning and held two women hostage for several hours was shot and killed by police as he left the building with the women, authorities said.

As shutdown grinds on, TSA workers struggle

Hundreds of TSA employees at major airports nationwide have called out sick since this shutdown began.

AL Gov. Ivey: ‘Because in Alabama, anything is possible’

AL Gov. Ivey was officially sworn into office on Monday.

Delivery driver’s car stolen while making stop in Montgomery

Montgomery police are investigating after a delivery driver had his vehicle stolen while making a stop over the weekend.

Fire leaves Macon County courthouse damaged, closed

The Macon County Courthouse is closed after an early morning fire.

WATCH LIVE: Inauguration Day 2019

For just the second time in Alabama’s history, the state will hold an inauguration ceremony for a female governor.

Trump rejects suggested short-term government shutdown fix

Leaving the White House for a trip to New Orleans, Trump said he had dismissed the proposal from Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham to reopen for several weeks and continue dealing with Democrats over Trump's long-promised wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.

Trump denies ever working for Russia, blasts investigators

Speaking from the South Lawn before departing the White House for New Orleans, Trump called former FBI and Justice Department officials "known scoundrels" and "dirty cops."

Judge halts scheduled weakening of Obamacare’s contraceptive mandate

In his ruling, Judge Haywood Gilliam, Jr., said the states "face potentially dire public health and fiscal consequences from the implementation of the Final Rules."

Convicted child killer murdered by cellmate in OK prison, officials say

The man was sentenced to life without parole after a jury found him guilty in the murder of an 8-year-old girl who went missing from her home in 1997.

2020 Democratic primary set to intensify

While plans may change, the announcements are expected to come in waves, the first featuring a group of ambitious Senate Democrats including New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, California Sen. Kamala Harris and New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker, who face pressure to join the race.

It’s official: Maroon 5 will headline the Super Bowl halftime show

The show is being billed as “the broadest range of musical genres ever seen” at the Super Bowl.

BPD sergeant killed, officer wounded in weekend shooting; 2 suspects in custody

Birmingham Police Chief has confirmed 2 officers shot as they approached a suspect