Alabama Power Co. predicts its rates will remain level through 2014 despite the forecast of consumer savings when the state’s utility regulatory board approved a new rate plan.
Seeking inspiration for a musical commission to mark the 50th anniversary of the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing, composer Yotam Haber turned to the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute’s Oral History Project. Combing through the files in the Alabama city, he came across a 1998 interview with Henrietta Tripp.
The head of the U.N. chemical weapons inspection team says he has completed his report on Syria and will deliver it to U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in New York this weekend.
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Charter Cable and the Hallmark Channel donated several copies of “The Watsons Go To Birmingham” book and DVDs of the film to the school.
The funeral service is planned for Saturday, Sept. 14 at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church of Fairfield.
A look at the fight for equal rights in the state of Alabama fifty years ago, with a focus on the events that shaped the City of Birmingham and the State of Alabama’s struggle for civil rights.
Flooding that cut off dozens of people in Colorado mountain communities swept downstream Friday, spilling rivers and creeks over their banks and forcing thousands more evacuations in towns and cities beleaguered by days of rain.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala (WIAT) – A fun glimpse into what you may have missed on Wake Up Alabama this past week!
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MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A cooler and wetter than normal summer has led to an explosion in the spider population in Alabama.
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This gallery contains photos published Sept. 5-12, 2013.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Members of Congress are honoring four black girls at the Alabama church where they died in a Ku Klux Klan… More »
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A report by the nonpartisan Center on Budget and Policy Priorities says Alabama’s cuts to K-12 education are the nation’s… More »
VESTAVIA, Ala. (WIAT) — Buddy Anderson, head coach at Vestavia Hills High School, went to Huffman High School and beat them 30-8.
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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — CBS42 sports hit the town tonight to try and get a feel of what local fans were thinking about Saturday’s… More »
Dr. Jesse Lewis Sr., who is the founder of he Birmingham Times, was honored at Alabama Power.
An American who became one of Somalia’s most visible Islamic rebels and was on the FBI’s Most Wanted Terrorist list with a $5 million bounty on his head was killed Thursday by rivals in the al-Qaida-linked extremist group al-Shabab, militants said.
Testimony continued Thursday in the case of a man accused of fatally shooting an Anniston police officer in 2011.