According to the National Retailers Association, many families had put off purchasing big ticket items until the economy improved, which meant record sales for retailers in 2012.
As of July 1, UAB Hospital will not hire anyone who smokes. Random blood tests are also being conducted on employees hired after July 1.
Thornton was sentenced to 20 years on all of his four counts of second-degree arson and 10 years for the two other charges.
CBS 42′s Melissa Crabtree talks to residents in the Smith Chapel Bridge area about the safety and convenience this small bridge brings to their daily lives.
The Tuscaloosa Police Department is currently looking for 30-year-old Antonio Leshawn Williams.
Homewood Police continue to investigate the murder of 52-year-old Karen Shahan.
Back to school shopping is unavoidable, and your shopping list can quickly grow out of control. Check out these simple tips to help you get everything on your kids back to school list for less.
In a statement from earlier Thursday morning, Superintendent Craig Witherspoon announced that the Birmingham City Schools have been placed on accreditation probation.
A new policy taking effect on August 21st will make Auburn University a smoke-free campus.
One of my very simple favorites is grilling shrimp. Instead of just butter and lemon, this time try and give those little crustaceans a kick in the pants with a citrusy tequila combination.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT)– Birmingham fire investigators will be back at the scene of an abandoned motel fire Thursday morning. It’s the second time they’ve… More »
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT)– Communication is key in relationships, but sometimes it can seem like men and women are speaking different languages. Gina Redmond talks… More »
Wednesday night’s 217-205 vote was unlikely to be the final word on government intrusion to defend the U.S. and Americans’ civil liberties.
Spanish investigators tried to determine Thursday why a passenger train jumped the tracks and sent eight cars crashing into each other on the eve of a major Christian religious festival, killing at least 77 people and injuring more than 140.
“Most insurance companies, if the vehicle has been flooded, will total it out.”
Former Alabama defensive end John Copeland was one of the many highlights of Wednesday’s Barons game versus the BayBears.
SOUTHHAVEN, Miss. (WIAT) — The North Chilton AllStar Team started their road to the Little League World Series by winning the Alabama State tittle…. More »
HOOVER, Ala. (WIAT) –Hoovers’ 7 on 7 Select Camp starts Thursday morning. Teams begin with Pool-play from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 and from 2:00… More »