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Teen shot at convenience store in Ensley
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) -- Police are investigating a shooting that a teenager to the hospital.Around 3 p.m. Birmingham Police responded the 1500 block of Warrior Road where a 15-year-old boy was shot at the local convenience store.According to police, Birmingham Fire & Rescue transported the teen t
Birmingham PD investigating after gunshot victim arrives at police station
Birmingham Police Department, North PrecinctBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) -- A man was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after he showed up to a local police station suffering from a gunshot wound.Two men arrived at the Birmingham Police Department in the 2600 block of 31st Av
Birmingham dancer wins Janet Jackson competition, invited to perform at Billboard Music Awards
The officer was originally planning to tell her to move, but after finding out what she was doing, he stepping in and helped to stop traffic so she could record her audition tape.
Watch Janet Jackson Surprise Winners of Her Global Dance Competition
Rhythm Nation just got bigger!Janet Jacksonis all set to rock the stage at the 2018Billboard Music Awardsand she’ll be grooving along next to two excited new faces.Dancers Phillip Galbert, 28, of New Britain, Conn. and La’Vala “Lala” Moss, 26, of Birmingham, Ala. had already received the news that t
Alabama Pastor Generates Controversy After Saying Whites Need To Stay Out Of Black Churches
Rev. Michael R. Jordan, pastor of New Era Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama, is defending his decision to put up a church sign that says “Black Folks Need to Stay Out of White Churches.”
Police respond To Robbery In Mountain Brook
MOUNTAIN BROOK, AL - The Mountain Brook Police Department responded to a robbery on Rele Street last week in which a woman was grabbed from behind by a black male and had her purse stolen.According to a report by MBPD, the 44-year-old victim was approaching her car in front of Kinnucan's when the su
Birmingham police investigating a shooting in Southwest Birmingham
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) -- An investigation is underway in Southwest Birmingham after a shooting sent a victim to the hospital.Around 8 p.m., Birmingham Police responded to a shooting at the 1000 block of 15th Way Southwest. A person was shot in the stomach and injuries are life threatening.Accordin
Blount County man convicted of murder with hatchet, sentenced to life in prison
A Blount County man has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole after being found guilty of capital murder, according toCarol Robinson. Justin MacNeill, 27, was found guilty after being tried for the 2015 murder of a man that was committed with a hatchet.
UK baseball: Cats open SEC Tournament against Auburn on Tuesday
The University of Kentucky baseball team opens the Southeastern Conference Tournament in Hoover, Alabama, against Auburn on Tuesday at 2 p.m. ET. The Wildcats finished with a 13-17 record in the SEC regular season and will be the No. 10 seed in the SEC Tournament.
Investigation underway after trucker found slain in rig
Initially, police considered the type of death “unclassified,” but released a report on Thursday classifying the death as a homicide, but with no details regarding the actual cause of death.
Man, 65, charged in hit-and-run on I-59 that killed Birmingham teen
Lawrence Moore Jr., 65, is facing a felony charge of hit and run in connection with the May 12 crash that claimed thelife of 18-year-old I'akyria Rukell Kimbrough, who was fatally struck by a vehicle while standing next to a disabled car on I-59 North. Kimbrough, who was on her way to see her grandm
Suspects Identified In Hoover Shoplifting Case
According to a report from the Hoover PD, two black females and one black male are believed to haveentered Ulta Beauty on Montgomery Highwayon March 26 and worked together to conceal various items valued at more than $1,200 and exit the store without attempting to pay.
Birmingham church unites community to end gun violence
BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - The school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas, and the graduation shooting in Clayton County, Ga., on Friday, as well as the recent shooting death of a 17-year-old Huffman High School student, are all sparking the question, "When will it end?" One Birmingham church organized an even
Rabalais: When it comes to being SEC commissioner, no one did it better than Mike Slive
FILE - In this July 20, 2011, file photo, Southeastern Conference Commissioner Mike Slive talks with reporters during SEC media days in Hoover, Ala. Slive will retire next summer after 13 years leading the league and plans to begin treatment for a recurrence of prostate cancer. The 74-year-old Slive
Irondale police searching for suspect in alleged robbery at highway 78 Shell
IRONDALE – Irondale detectives need help identifing a male who is a suspect in a robbery that occurred on May 17, between 8 and 9 p.m., at the Shell gas station located on highway 78.
Authorities ID trucker found dead in Alabama as Ohio man
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Authorities have identified the trucker found dead at an Alabama gas station earlier this week as a 55-year-old Ohio man.citesthe Jefferson County Coroner's Office as saying Friday that the man is Derry S. Anderson. Anderson was found dead in the sleeper area of his 18-wheele
18yr-old Ondo girl is valedictorian at US varsity
Miss Boubini Jones-Wonni emerged the best graduating student and valedictorian in her class at Miles College, Metropolitan Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America, USA
Ole Miss head coach Mike Bianco and catcher Nick Fortes discuss the Rebels' historic season, as well as their series win at Alabama, including a 10-8 win on Saturday.
Ole Miss closed out the regular season with a 10-8 win at Alabama to clinch the three-game series Saturday afternoon. The Rebels clinched a share of the SEC West title with Alabama with the win, as well as the No. 2 seed in next week’s conference tournament in Hoover, Ala They finished with a progra
Authorities investigating death after body found by fishermen in Walker County creek
DORA, Ala. (WIAT) - Authorities are searching for answers in a death after a badly decomposed body was found by fishermen in a Dora-area creek, according to Walker County Coroner Joey Vick.
Missing African cat found, returned to owner
PELHAM– The missing African Serval cat that was reported missing on April 24 has been found and returned to its owner, according to the Pelham Police Department.According to police, the animal was spotted by a Pelham business owner on Thursday, May 17. A trap was set in the area and when officers ch