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Alabama elementary school bus driver buys McDonald’s breakfast for students when ice delays school opening

One generous Alabama school bus driver has gone viral for purchasing 50 McDonald’s breakfast biscuits for his elementary school students when icy roads delayed the school’s opening, so that the youngsters would not go hungry in class.

FOX NEWS - 2018-12-15 17:31:16

2 dead after train crashes into vehicle on tracks in Alabama

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Authorities say two people are dead after a train crashed into a passenger vehicle on its tracks in Alabama. News outlets report a vehicle was attempting to cross the tracks in Birmingham at about 6 p.m. Saturday when it was struck by an Amtrak passenger train. Birmingham Fir

WKRG - 2018-12-16 17:22:00

Roads closing this week on University of Alabama campus

Sections of Paul W. Bryant Drive, University Boulevard and Seventh Avenue on the University of Alabama campus will close this week as work begins on construction projects during the winter break.

TUSCALOOSA NEWS - 2018-12-17 07:01:00

I-65 SB shut down at exit 219 (Jemison) in Chilton County

CHILTON COUNTY, AL (WSFA) - Traffic is being diverted off Interstate 65 southbound in Chilton County, at exit 219 (County Road 42) near Jemison. According to ALEA Cpl. Jesse Thornton, state troopers are working a tractor-trailer crash in the area. A WSFA 12 News photo shows the tractor-trailer hangi

WSFA - 2018-12-16 21:39:00

VIDEO: Michael Cohen’s sentence, Tariffs impact on Alabama, Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle in studio and more on Guerrilla Politics …

Breitbart News TV editor and Yellowhammer News contributor Jeff Poor and Calhoun Community College professor Dr. Waymon Burke take you through this week’s biggest political stories, including:

YELLOWHAMMER NEWS - 2018-12-16 21:00:16

Activist Carlos Chaverst Jr. Arrested Again In Hoover Protests

HOOVER, AL - The protests surrounding the death of EJ Bradford have not let up in Hoover - taking place nightly for two weeks now - and as previously reported, the protests are now resulting in arrests by Hoover police. Local civil right activist Carlos Chaverst Jr. was arrested Thursday night for t

PATCH - 2018-12-14 17:51:00

2 people killed in B’ham train collision

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Two people were killed Saturday night when a train struck a car in Birmingham. Authorities say the drive tried to go over the tracks with the barricades down. Both passengers were ejected when the train struck the car.

WBRC.COM - 2018-12-16 01:38:00

White clergy group makes video supporting protesters

A group of eight white clergy in Birmingham has released a video of them reading a statement in support of current protesters in Hoover who say they’re standing up for justice for a black man killed by police in Alabama’s largest mall last month.

AL.COM - 2018-12-16 16:55:47

‘A minor setback’: Alabama 4-star 2020 commit suffers knee injury

The state’s No. 1-ranked football recruit in the Class of 2020 has suffered an injury setback. Jayson Jones, a 6-foot-6, 340-pound defensive lineman from Calera who has already committed to Alabama, suffered a torn knee ligament last month during a weightlifting session and underwent surgery Friday

AL.COM - 2018-12-15 16:48:53

On this day in Alabama history: Deadly tornado struck Tuscaloosa

A strong EF4 tornado hit communities south and east of Tuscaloosa on Dec. 16, 2000, claiming 11 lives and injuring more than 125 others. It was the strongest tornado to hit Alabama in December since 1950 and part of a tornado outbreak that took place across the Southeastern United States from Missis

ALABAMANEWSCENTER.COM - 2018-12-16 13:50:44

How Alabama laid groundwork for its own wrongdoing

What’s better, you think? Doing the wrong thing in the right way, or the right thing in the wrong way?. As a state, Alabama chose the former. It was clear on Day 2 of the 1901 Alabama Constitutional Convention, when newly elected convention president John B. Knox got up to speak in favor of white su

AL.COM - 2018-12-16 12:31:59

AG’s office to prosecute Galleria shootings

Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall announced during a press conference Thursday morning his office would assume the prosecution of the Nov. 22 shootings of E.J. Bradford, Brian Wilson and Molly Davis at Hoover’s Riverchase Galleria Mall.

SAND MOUNTAIN REPORTER - 2018-12-14 21:11:00

Man charged with threatening to kill APD officers

COLUMBIANA – A 44-year-old Alabaster man is being held in the Shelby County Jail on a $60,000 bond after he was charged with allegedly threatening to kill a pair of Alabaster police officers over a multiple-month period.

SHELBY REPORTER - 2018-12-14 16:39:32

Alabama: Krystal Hancock identified as woman killed in attempted murder suicide, shot by Ben Allen

A woman in Baldwin County Alabama was killed Wednesday evening after being involved in an alleged murder-suicide attempt. Authorities have now identified the woman as Krystal Rose Renee Hancock.

THEGLOBALDISPATCH.COM - 2018-12-16 07:00:00

Nebraska trying desperately to stop top recruit from heading to Alabama

When Nick Saban and the Alabama Crimson Tide are coming after a player, you know he’s good. When you’re the coach of a rival team, though, having Saban in the mix is terrifying.

SATURDAYDOWNSOUTH.COM - 2018-12-16 08:58:21

Hoover protest leader recruiting help from Ferguson, Baltimore, Chicago

Carlos Chaverst, Jr., the self-proclaimed leader of protesting in Hoover, is calling for activists to come to Alabama from Ferguson, Baltimore, Chicago and potentially more areas that have been affected by rioting in recent years.

YELLOWHAMMER NEWS - 2018-12-14 19:24:36

New Year's Eve events in Alabama: Ways to ring in 2019 in style

Are you ready to clink glasses, throw confetti and celebrate the arrival of 2019? There's plenty to do in Alabama on Dec. 31, from concerts and parties to street festivals and fireworks displays. Here are 23 events planned throughout the state, all intended to help you bid farewell to 2018 and welco

AL.COM - 2018-12-15 16:00:00

Alabama teen missing for over a month spotted getting into RV in Georgia

LAGRANGE, Ga. — Police in west Georgia believe they may have spotted a missing teen not seen since October. Darren Earles vanished after leaving Valley High School in Valley, Alabama on Oct. 25. However, on Saturday just before 1 p.m., Earles was seen getting into an RV at the LaGrange, Georgia Walm

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-12-16 01:03:00

Man shot to death at Sylvania Circle home; suspect captured in Alabama

The Gordon County Sheriff's Office is investigating the shooting death of a man at a Sylvania Circle home early Saturday morning. The suspect in the shooting was taken into custody in Eastern Alabama around 9:45 a.m. Saturday.

NORTHWESTGEORGIANEWS.COM - 2018-12-15 16:06:00

Jalen Hurts draws standing ovation at Alabama graduation (Video)

It’s highly unlikely that Jalen Hurts will be starting under center for the Crimson Tide in their College Football Playoff game against Oklahoma, now that Tua Tagovailoa has been practicing and appears to be getting healthy, but he’s still provided the team with plenty of big-time throws and strong

THESPORTSDAILY.COM - 2018-12-15 22:26:20