Author: Nicole Ray

By Leigh Morgan Isaac has lost its title of a tropical storm. The National Hurricane Center said Isaac, the ninth named storm of 2018 in the Atlantic, had weakened to a tropical depression on Friday morning while moving westward in the eastern Caribbean. As of 10 a.m. CDT Friday, Tropical Depression Isaac was located about […]

By Lawrence Specker It’s a jet Boeing really didn’t want the world to see, and one that Alabama can’t wait to see more of: An Airbus A220-100 painted in Delta colors. Bombardier and Airbus eagerly showed off photos of the new bird on Friday, after it rolled out of a paint shop at a Bombardier […]

By Dennis Victory | Posted on September 12, 2018 7:00 PM | Updated September 13, 2018 11:37 AM   Thompson’s athletic facilities cost $19.2 million and includes the football stadium and a 58,000-square-foot athletic complex, which features a 30,000-square-foot indoor practice facility. The Warriors play their first home game of the season on Friday against […]

By Mark Heim Gary Danielson said Thursday he was surprised with the way the Alabama quarterback race played out. That’s not to say the SEC on CBS analyst doesn’t believe Tua Tagovailoa shouldn’t be the starter. He does. Danielson joined me and Lee Shirvanian on “The Opening Kickoff” on WNSP-FM 105.5 on Thursday to discuss the Alabama […]

Updated 6:32 AM; Posted 6:31 AM   By Leada Gore Walmart employees in Alabama enjoyed more money on this week’s paychecks. More than 915,000 hourly Walmart employees in the U.S. received some $200 million in cash bonuses based on their stores performance in the second quarter of the fiscal year, the company announced. Alabama employee’s […]

By Leada Gore Alabama is home to the 36th largest military installation in the U.S., according to a recent ranking. That physical size doesn’t translate to massive amounts of soldiers, however. 24/7 WallStreet recently ranked U.S. military bases by physical size. At 38,228 acres, Alabama’s Redstone Arsenal in Madison County landed at number 36 on […]

By: MESFIN FEKADU and HILLEL ITALIE, AP Entertainment Writers Posted: Aug 16, 2018 11:21 AM CDT Updated: Aug 16, 2018 11:21 AM CD NEW YORK (AP) – Aretha Franklin, the undisputed “Queen of Soul” who sang with matchless style on such classics as “Think,” ”I Say a Little Prayer” and her signature song, “Respect,” and […]

Updated 10:33 AM; Posted 9:31 AM By Erin Edgemon Birmingham City Council President Pro Tem Jay Roberson is resigning from his post effective Sept. 1, the city council president confirmed. Roberson is expected to make the announcement later today at Lawson State Community College. “It is a big loss for the council — a big […]

Updated 11:08 AM; Posted 11:00 AM By Ivana Hrynkiw Pete Williston is charged with first-degree rape, after a relative told police earlier this summer that the 48-year-old started abusing her in 2008, when she was 14 years old. (JCSO)  A former Birmingham police lieutenant’s lawyer said that his client engaged in an inappropriate relationship with a female relative years […]

Updated Aug 15, 4:37 PM; Posted Aug 15, 4:20 PM A Hoover woman posted on Facebook that another woman was holding her husband at gunpoint on Facebook Live. She later found out he had been shot and critically injured. Police arrested the suspect Wednesday afternoon.  (Facebook) By Carol Robinson A woman was arrested Wednesday afternoon […]

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