Iraqi officials say militants have attacked a prisoner convoy north of Baghdad, killing 52 prisoners and eight soldiers.More >> Iraqi lawmakers elected a veteran Kurdish politician as the nation's new president on Thursday, hours after an attack on a prison convoy killed dozens of people, brutally underscoring the challenges faced by the...More >> Israeli tanks and warplanes are pummeling the Gaza Strip as U.S. and other diplomats push for a cease-fire with Hamas militants.More >> Israeli tank shells hit a compound housing a U.N. school in the northern Gaza Strip on Thursday, killing at least 15 people and wounding dozens who were seeking shelter from fierce clashes on the streets outside.More >> The official Algerian news agency says an Air Algerie flight from Burkina Faso to Algiers has disappeared from the radar.More >> An Air Algerie flight carrying 116 people from Burkina Faso to Algeria's capital disappeared from radar early Thursday over northern Mali after heavy rains were reported, according to the plane's owner and...More >> Cramton Bowl Stadium's new synthetic turf is beginning to be installed on Tuesday. This new turf is said to be unlike any other stadium in the state of Alabama.More >> Cramton Bowl is hoping to make a great first impression for this year's Camellia Bowl after the installation of new turf.
Crews are working to clear the scene after it appears that a tanker truck has over-turned on I-65.The incident happened on I-65 northbound between Selma Highway and the boulevard, exit 168. The crash appearsMore >> Montgomery Police say the accident on I-65 Thursday morning was not involving a tanker truck, but instead a fuel tank being transported in a tandem-axle trailer.More >>
A federal judge is easing one restriction and strengthening another on people indicted in the Alabama bingo investigation.More >> A state senator indicted in the Alabama bingo investigation doesn't want to have to record his conversations with other elected officials and give them to the federal government.More >> The 11 defendants accused of conspiring to buy and sell votes for a pro-gambling bill at the Alabama Legislature have pleaded not guilty to the federal charges Friday.More >> A federal judge has turned down a request by the governor's gambling task force to intervene in a lawsuit against VictoryLand owner Milton McGregor.More >> A federal judge has refused a request from indicted casino owner Milton McGregor to have federal investigators turn over information about wire taps and copies of...More >>