FDR told us “the only thing we have to fear is fear itself,” and John Lennon’s comments on religion spark outrage. All this, and “The Old Man and the Sea”, in today’s “This Day in History”.
President Barack Obama’s $3.9 trillion budget proposal for next year suggests the U.S. economic recovery that began in 2009 will continue to gain momentum over the next few years but that the unemployment rate won’t fall to pre-recession levels of below 6 percent until 2017.
Alabama native Jake Peavy, who plays for the Boston Red Sox, was recently scratched from the lineup. The reason? He cut himself with a knife.
A trolley struck and killed a pedestrian Tuesday afternoon at 14th Avenue and 20th Street South in Birmingham.
UPDATE (x2): The name of pedestrian struck by a trolley on Tuesday afternoon has been released. Related: Trolley accident witness: ‘It was unreal’
The Oxford Police Department needs your help in identifying a suspect.
Katie Muse took to the streets of Forestdale recently to meet with Michael Hannah who says the potholes near his home were horrendous.
There could be another tax-free holiday weekend in Alabama’s future.
Winter weather, and California’s severe drought, could drive up prices for some of your favorite grocery items.
A warning for parents using noise machines to help their babies sleep. Some of them may be too loud, increasing an infant’s risk for hearing loss.
When is the best time to book a flight in order to get the cheapest price?
Trial is on hold for the man accused of opening fire inside a Tuscaloosa bar.
UPDATE: Ross has been found, according to the Talladega Police Department.
There is an ongoing investigation into a debit card theft and Tuscaloosa Police are asking for your help.
The Blount County DA’s office is offering a $10,000 reward for any information about the death of a retired school teacher. Rhonette Lyles, 77, was found dead inside her burning home in the Horton community on February 8th.
People who work downtown will have some new scenery to check out this morning. Buffalo Rock has placed their new sign that is front and center to both the north and south sides of the Magic City.
A scam we have told you about before is back in the area and this time it’s targeting local businesses.
The Alabama House is set to debate four abortion bills Tuesday, including a “fetal heartbeat” measure that supporters and opponents agree will likely face an immediate court challenge if it becomes law – and in some ways that’s exactly what proponents want.