Alabama is launching a bass fishing tournament for amateur anglers that is expected to spread tourism dollars from Baldwin County to Lauderdale County.
Almost 500 people showed up for a flu shot clinic at Wallace State Community College on Monday.
An overturned dump truck spilled asphalt on the roadway during the wreck.
The Defense Department says it has temporarily suspended all sports competitions at the service academies as a result of the partial government shutdown.
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Alabama’s parole board has rejected releasing a woman who pleaded guilty in a 1991 kidnapping in which the victim still hasn’t been found.
“It will be very interesting, but this is unprecedented in the polls, because you have this really dedicated group of Tea Party folks who are so ideologically opposed to [Obamacare],” Shepherd said. “Based on what happened in the 1990s with the government shutdown, Republicans backed down because they realized they were suffering in the polls.”
There are a number of lingering questions surrounding what some are calling its sudden closure and there has still been no official word from the management or ownership about what the future holds for the property.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Internal Revenue Service says you must pay your taxes during the government shutdown. But don’t expect any refunds.
The IRS said Tuesday it will gladly accept tax returns and payments during the shutdown.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A woman is suing the leaders of a north Mississippi town, accusing them of conspiring to prevent her from opening a gay bar by denying her a business license.
Pat “PJ” Newton filed the
WASHINGTON (AP) — A group of veterans walked past barriers at the closed World War II memorial with help from members of Congress.
Hundreds of veterans arrived for a previously scheduled visit to the memorial Tuesday morning to find it barricaded by the National Park Service.
Alabamians and others around the country are experiencing delays trying to get into the federal government’s health insurance marketplace website on its first day.
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Congress plunged the nation into a partial government shutdown Tuesday as a long-running dispute over President Barack Obama’s health care law stalled a temporary funding bill.
Campers in national parks are to pull up stakes and leave, some veterans waiting to have disability benefits approved will have to cool their heels even longer, many routine food inspections will be suspended.
The exchanges are starting up just as most of the federal government is shutting down, left unfunded by a Congress that’s still bitterly divided about whether to discard Obama’s health care law altogether.
Getting covered under President Barack Obama’s health care law might take you more than one sitting. In a media preview, it felt like a cross between doing your taxes and making an important purchase that requires research.