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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Southern Research Institute is putting together a plan to invest up to $10 million to convert the Quinlan Castle into a mixed-use project that could be used to teach children and adults about science.
2 hrs ago | Alabama Live
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - A teen who pleaded guilty Tuesday to five counts of capital murder in the 2012 shooting deaths of five men will be eligible for parole in less than 15 years, an official with the Alabama Board of Pardons and Parole has confirmed.
5 hrs ago | Alabama Live
"They lied to the people, they deceived the people that they represent," Commission Sandra Little Brown, on some fellow Democrats BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Democrats -- including fellow commissioner George Bowman - were out to defeat her in last week's runoff election and that's one reason challenger Shelia Smoot came within a whisker of regaining the ... (more)
9 hrs ago | Alabama Live
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Chicago author Marja Mills is in Birmingham tonight to talk about her new book, "The Mockingbird Next Door: Life with Harper Lee," at an event called "A Mockingbird Tribute" at the Alabama Theatre, details of which are below.
The Birmingham City Hall is illuminated by blue light in Birmingham, Ala., Tuesday, July 22, 2014.
The Rev. Kevin Higgs speaks at the launch of the Human Rights Campaign's Project One America, with Chad Griffin, right, president of Human Rights Campaign.
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - The only two survivors of a 2012 shooting that left five other men dead testified Tuesday about how they escaped.
With multiple projects in the works near Regions Field and Railroad Park, Housing and Urban Development says Birmingham's multifamily market needs to prove that demand exists from renters.
About the writer Kyle Whitmire writes political commentary for the Alabama Media Group.
About the writer JD Crowe is the statewide cartoonist for the Alabama Media Group.
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama --Birmingham city, county, state and federal officials standing on stage moved to the sounds of the state's unofficial anthem: Sweet Home Alabama, in front of the full house at Iron City Monday night for the Democratic Party National Committee "Pitch Party."
Travelers arriving at Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport will be greeted by a 1,400-square-foot welcome mat teeming with Alabama's native vegetation.
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Opening statements by the prosecution and defense begin Tuesday morning in the capital murder trial of Artavius Underwood , one of three teens charged with capital murder in the 2012 shooting deaths of five men.
The Hamburger Fonfon at Chez Fonfon in Birmingham has been named one of the 33 best in the country.
The Birmingham City Council will consider Tuesday a revision to its taxi laws to account for new ridesharing companies like Uber and Lyft.
I caught up with Scrivner following that story to find out why the company is interested in the Magic City.
The victim showed up at Children's of Alabama with a gunshot wound to the hand, confirmed Birmingham police spokesman Lt.
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