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Pratt City shooting leaves one with life-threatening injuries
Upon arriving at the scene, officers found a victim lying near the road who had suffered a gunshot wound, Sgt. Williams with the Birmingham Police reports. The victim was then transported to UAB with life-threatening injuries.
Alabama's 'war on marijuana' topic of new report by law centers
FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2016 file photo, marijuana plants grow at a home in Honolulu. The Hawaii Department of Health has signaled a green light for a medical marijuana dispensary to start growing on the Big Island. Investors are craving marijuana stocks as Canada prepares to legalize pot next month
Man critically injured after shooting on Goldwire Street
BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Birmingham police responded to a call of a person assaulted Wednesday afternoon in the 100 block of Goldwire Street.Police say a man was shot in the back and transported to a local hospital.The man’s injuries are life-threatening.Please check back for details as we gather add
HOMECOMING WEEK: Event info for UAB Blazers fans
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) -- Homecoming week for the University of Alabama at Birmingham is Oct. 14 - 20 and dozens of events are planned each day leading up to the football game Saturday. UAB Blazers will play the University of North Texas Mean Green at Legion Field at 6:30 p.m. Saturday. The actual
Missing murder weapon that led to dismissed charge against Brighton suspect now found
Cadarrien Jawaun McLemore, 21, was charged with murder for the 2015 shooting death of 23-year-old Kevin Hatter. McLemore was set to face trial last month but his attorney asked the court to dismiss the case citing the lost gun and shell casings andJefferson County Bessemer Division Circuit Judge Dav
Teen girl killed in Sumiton triple shooting; 1 juvenile in custody, second suspect on the run
Sumiton police responded at 3:18 p.m. to the Exxon gas station on Highway 79. Once on the scene, they found a man who had sustained a gunshot wound to the arm. In the course of investigating that incident, they were led to a home on nearby Earley Street.
LSU's Will Wade says he has 'never, ever done business with Christian Dawkins'
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – A day after his name came up during the federal college basketball trial in New York, LSU coach Will Wade said Wednesday at the SEC’s media day that “it was a little bit surprising.”
Birmingham police investigating shooting in Pratt City
BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -Birmingham police are investigating a shooting in Pratt City.Police say a man was shot Wednesday afternoon on Avenue U and 2nd St.The victim was taken to UAB with life-threatening injuries.
Police request help in identifying suspect from murder at M & N Groceries in Birmingham
From the Trussville Tribune staff reportsTRUSSVILLE — The Birmingham Police Department is reporting that homicide investigators need assistance from the public to identify the homicide suspect from surveillance photos that the authorities have obtained.Related: Deadly shooting in BirminghamPhoto cou
Tennessee Basketball: Vols earn a ton of praise at SEC Media Days
Rick Barnes, Admiral Schofield, and Grant Williams headed down to Birmingham, Alabama today to represent the University of Tennessee for the SEC Basketball Media Days.
Disturbing Photos That Show What Life In The U.S Looked Like Under Jim Crow Laws
Jim Crow laws were enacted in the Southern United states enacted by white Democrat-dominated state legislatures in the late 19th century. These brutal laws enacted racial segregation in all public facilities in the states of the former Confederate States of America, starting in the 1870s and 1880s,
Ben Howland says Tennessee, not UK, is the team to beat in the SEC | Kentucky Sports Radio
When it was Ben Howland’s turn to speak at the SEC Media Day in Birmingham, Ala., I figured it would be a good time to work on some other stories why he talked. Mississippi State will likely be a tournament team, but there’s not too much sexy about the Bulldogs. I almost even forgot to set my record
Kentucky preseason pick to win SEC men's basketball title
Tennessee is picked to finish second. Kentucky and Tennessee are followed in order by Auburn, Mississippi State, Florida, LSU, Alabama, Vanderbilt, Missouri, Arkansas, South Carolina, Texas A&M, Georgia and Mississippi.
Sears liquidation would cost its landlord half its rental income
This Wednesday, March 22, 2017, photo, shows Sears signage on its department store in Brooklyn's Flatbush neighborhood, in New York. Sears has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, buckling under its massive debt load and staggering losses. The company once dominated the American landscape, bu
Suspect apprehended in case of Birmingham man shot shortly after dropping kids of at an apartment
Related story: Birmingham man drops kids off at an apartment, gets shot, dies several hours later
Police make arrest in Birmingham murder investigation
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) -- UPDATE: The victim has been identified as 22-year-old Kerry McClure and as of 1 a.m. Oct.15, 2018, he has died from his injuries.
Smithfield homicide suspect charged with Capital Murder
Kerry McClure, 22, died of his injuries Sunday night after being taken to UAB Hospital for treatment. The incident occurred on the 200 block of 9th Court North.
Vols picked 2nd in SEC; Williams voted preseason player of year
Rick Barneswas the coach of the year. Power forwardGrant Williams, just a sophomore, was the player of the year and first team All-SEC, alongside fellow first-teamerAdmiral Schofield.
22-year-old man killed in Blount County crash
Christian Alexandre Sellers, 22, was seriously injured when the 2002 Ford Taurus he was driving crossed the center line and collided with a 1994 GMC pickup. Sellers was transported to UAB where he later died.
Jury awards $10 million to family of Birmingham mother killed in 2014 hit-and-run
The driver of the Grand Prix began driving erratically, around 60 mph, the witness told investigators. The man drove around the witness's car and up onto a curb, hitting McCall.