A former IRS official at the heart of the agency's tea party controversy called conservative Republicans "crazies" and more in emails released Wednesday.More >> A former IRS official at the center of the agency's tea party controversy referred to some right-wing Republicans as "crazies" and more in emails released Wednesday. A key GOP lawmaker says the remarks show that Lois...More >> Officials tell The Associated Press that a nonpartisan investigative report concludes that management failures by the Obama administration set the stage for the computer problems that paralyzed the HealthCare.gov...More >> Management failures by the Obama administration set the stage for the computer woes that paralyzed the president's new health care program last fall, nonpartisan investigators said in testimony released Wednesday.More >> A Smiths Station High School teacher has been released from the hospital and is recovering after a devastating train collision on Monday, July 28. More >> A Smiths Station High School teacher has been released from the hospital and is recovering after a devastating train collision on Monday, July 28.
Twisted metal, airbags deployed, and personal items scattered everywhere are all that's left of the SUV that Vivian Martin was driving when she crossed the path of a train running parallel to Lee County Road 430.More >>
After a dismal winter, the U.S. economy sprang back to life in the April-June quarter, growing at a fast 4 percent annual rate on the strength of higher consumer and business spending.More >> The U.S. economy has rebounded with vigor from a grim start to 2014 and should show renewed strength into next year.More >> Officials in the Donetsk region in eastern Ukraine say 19 people have died in fighting between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian separatists.More >> Almost two weeks after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was blown out of the sky, the remains of some passengers are feared rotting in the 90-degree (32-degree Celsius) midsummer heat, deepening the frustration of relatives...More >>
Federal District Judge Myron Thompson recommended in a December opinion that a "complete audit" be conducted by the Amdinistrative Office of Courts in Washington, D.C. on the jury-selection system in the Middle District of Alabama. There will be no audit, the question now is why?More >>
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The government has filed its sentencing memorandum with regard to businessman Richard Scrushy outlining the sentence it believes appropriate for Scrushy as a result of his conviction on bribery, conspiracy and mail fraud charges in June 2006.More >> Attorneys for the government along with their sentencing memoranda filed May 25, 2007 concerning former Gov. Don Siegelman and businessman Richard Scrushy also filed motions with the court outlining why those sentences should fall above the range of the advisory sentencing guidelines.More >>
WSFA EXCLUSIVE -- The meeting with the probation office lasted approximately three hours Monday afternoon and WSFA was the only news organization on hand to talk to the former governor and his attorneys in person immediately following the meeting.More >>