Materials fire breaks out in Birmingham

Mardis says workers at the site were in the process of shredding junk cars when a spark ignited one car. Eventually, the flames spread to other cars. …
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‘Under the Dome’ programming note

The CBS summer series “Under the Dome” is a must see on Monday night’s television schedule. However, some Charter Cable customers in the Birmingham area were unable to see the most recent episode. …

Nyad celebrates historic swim from Cuba to Florida

Amid cheers, applause and whoops of joy Tuesday, Diana Nyad launched what promised to be a dayslong celebration of her 110-mile swim from Cuba to Florida - a record she finally set 35 years and four tries after her first attempt.…
Tech Tuesday - Uber car service

Tech Tuesday – Uber car service

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Obama gains Boehner's support for Syria strike

Congress is holding its first public hearing about U.S. plans for military intervention in Syria as President Barack Obama seeks to convince skeptical Americans and their lawmakers about the need to respond to last month’s alleged sarin gas attack outside Damascus.


Working for the workers

"If this place wasn't open, a lot of people wouldn't be able to use their boats."…