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Woman pleads guilty to manslaughter in 2016 shooting death of Birmingham woman

Natasha Jones-Chain, charged with capital murder, pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the shooting death of 23-year-old Jessica McDonald. (Kirsten Fiscus / The Anniston Star) Nearly a year after the shooting death of a Birmingham woman, a Chattanooga woman charged in the case pleaded guilty to manslau

ANNISTON STAR - 2017-09-20 20:57:00

Man shot in Jefferson County crashes his car on way to hospital in Birmingham

WVTM 13SOURCE: WVTM 13 Updated: 4:10 PM CDT Sep 20, 2017 The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting in the Huffman area that injured a man Wednesday afternoon. According to a release, deputies were called to a crash scene in Birmingham around 2 p.m. and arrived to find a ma

WVTM13.COM - 2017-09-20 21:10:00

Police: Birmingham man fired shots into home with children inside

Birmingham Police arrested and charged Carl Beasley with attempted murder and shooting into an occupied dwelling after an alleged incident on September 19th on 47th Place North. Police say Beasley shot into the home after arguing with another man. Though children were in the home, no one was harmed

ABC 33/40 NEWS - 2017-09-21 17:23:11

Report: Fatal plane crash during 'American Made' film blamed in part on Tom Cruise

The loved ones of two people who died during a plane crash while filming for "American Made" claim Tom Cruise is partially to blame for it. The Blast reports from court documents that the families of Alan Purwin and Carlos Berl believe the famous actor and director Doug Liman "contributed to the cir

WABM68.COM - 2017-09-20 14:22:27

Black mold discovery leads to Alabaster Parks and Rec move

Alabaster offices currently housed at the city's depot building at Warrior Park soon will move to Veterans Park after crews discovered black mold at the depot. (File) By NEAL WAGNER / Managing Editor ALABASTER - The Alabaster Parks and Recreation Department soon will move to Veterans Park off Alaba

SHELBY REPORTER - 2017-09-21 18:50:00

Friday Night Blitz: Alabama high school football Week 5 coverage lineup

Check out the Friday Night Blitz coverage lineup for week five of Alabama high school football! Be sure to watch Friday Night Blitz Rivals Gameday on My 68 at 6:30 p.m., and stay tuned for the games at 7 p.m. Game highlights and interviews will be featured on Friday Night Blitz on ABC 33/40. COVERAG

WABM68.COM - 2017-09-21 15:29:35

Why Birmingham must pass the nondiscrimination ordinance

We find ourselves at a crossroads. Together, we've traveled a long way to get here. At times the journey has been jarring, it's been tough, and many people have died so that we can keep moving forward, further down the road to equality, a destination we certainly will not reach in our lifetimes. The

AL.COM - 2017-09-21 23:30:00

U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell makes endorsement in Birmingham mayor's race

U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell has formally endorsed William Bell for mayor of Birmingham. Bell, the incumbent, faces Randall Woodfin, an outgoing Birmingham Board of Education member, in the Oct. 3 runoff election. Sewell, D-Birmingham, has served the 7th Congressional District of Alabama since 2010. "Mayo

AL.COM - 2017-09-21 17:43:23

Birmingham Wow! House: Historic Redmont Park Home With Professionally Landscaped Yard

BIRMINGHAM, AL - This home in the historic Redmont Park neighborhood is impressive on its own - built in 1920 and boasting a Tudor design, four bedrooms and two bathrooms - but add in the professionally landscaped yard, and this home listed at $824,900 is an eye-catcher.Address: 3509 Country Club R

PATCH - 2017-09-21 14:28:22

What's the new addition to the Birmingham skyline?

If you have driven by Uptown or the Red Mountain Expressway and Interstate 59/20 interchange recently, you have likely noticed a new addition to the Birmingham skyline. In recent weeks, a 170-foot tall golf net has been installed at Topgolf Birmingham, which is under construction along 22nd Street N

AL.COM - 2017-09-21 11:30:00

Breakin' Bread Food, Wine, & Beer Festival comes to Sloss Furnaces

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) - Birmingham Originals is hosting the 15th annual Breakin' Bread on Sunday, September 24th. The event will feature dishes from 33 Birmingham Original member restaurants, as well as wine, beer, and non-alcoholic beverages. Guests will also be able to enjoy musical entertainmen

WIAT TV - 2017-09-21 11:58:15


Mike Epps TODAY DUSTY LEIGH, JACKSON CAPPS, Q DOTS DAVIS and SECKOND CHAYNCE, at The Nick Rocks. COMEDIAN HENRY WELCH at the StarDome Comedy Club. ALGIERS, 7 p.m. at Saturn.Gwen DeRu LIVE BAND KARAOKE, 7:30 p.m. at Perfect Note. JOSE' CARR WITH JAZZ ON FIRST, 7-10 p.m. at Jazzy's on First Avenue Nor

BIRMINGHAMTIMES.COM - 2017-09-21 09:51:17

Man killed after being hit by train on Airport Highway

(WIAT) - A man has been killed after being struck by a train, according to Captain Harold Watson with Birmingham Fire. The victim, described as an older male, was hit by a CSX train on the 3000 block of Airport Highway around 7:30 p.m. Birmingham Police have told CBS42 News that they will provide mo

WIAT TV - 2017-09-22 03:37:17

Alabama AG's office stonewalls records request for Strange emails

There are important questions Alabama needs answered before voters choose a United States Senator, but the Alabama Attorney General's office is stonewalling. The simplest distillation is this: What led Sen. Luther Strange, back when he was the state attorney general, to fire off a letter to the EPA

AL.COM - 2017-09-21 19:22:55

A lesson on Roy Moore from his former law school professor

who has lectured on legal issues, including as Adjunct Professor at the University of Alabama School of Law, and teacher at the Birmingham School of Law, and worked extensively on projects such as the Turf Club, downtown hotels (the PickWick complex, Redmont and Tutwiler), Crossplex, and various pub

AL.COM - 2017-09-22 00:00:00

QUIZ: How much do you know about Rosh Hashanah?

Incredible images have emerged showing the rotting remains of a huge art deco-style Jewish synagogue as the Jewish festival of Hanukkah begins. The stunning shots show the large worship space with many rows of wooden pews, which once sat hundreds of worshippers before it was abandoned in 2008. Other

WABM68.COM - 2017-09-21 16:24:52

Trim Tab growing tenfold with Abita partnership, launching new beers Friday

Trim Tab Brewing Company has had an enviable problem the last year or so: It can't keep its beers on shelves. "But it's still a problem," Owner Harris Stewart is quick to point out. The Birmingham brewery has only been selling its beers in cans for two years, starting with its IPA and eventually bri

AL.COM - 2017-09-21 20:44:29

Alabama Senate race: Live updates on Luther Strange, Roy Moore debate

Roy Moore and Luther Strange stand face-to-face tonight in Montgomery for what could be the defining event of a bitter campaign for the U.S. Senate. With no moderator, the two men will take turns telling voters where they stand and why they are the right Republican to send to the U.S. Senate. It wil

AL.COM - 2017-09-21 20:32:00

Aaron Carter 911 call: 'He's a really heavy drug user, and he's inhaling computer duster'

In a series of 911 calls placed September 5, friends of Aaron Carter express concern to police over his drug use and beg them to stop him, according to audio obtained by The Blaze. First, a woman, reaching out to the St. Petersburg police: "He's a really heavy drug user, and he's inhaling computer

WTTO21.COM - 2017-09-21 19:13:53

Defense attorney Charles Salvagio jailed for three days without bond

A popular Birmingham defense attorney was ordered to jail Thursday morning by a Jefferson County judge. Charles Salvagio will spend three days in the Jefferson County Jail, Jefferson County Circuit Judge Tracie Todd ordered. He was charged with contempt of court earlier this month, after Todd said S

AL.COM - 2017-09-21 17:49:49