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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Chick-fil-A, which has 20 locations in the Birmingham metro area, this week rolled out three new menu items - a grilled chicken sandwich, a grilled chicken club sandwich and grilled chicken nuggets.
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MONTGOMERY, Ala. - The National Weather Service is making an effort to issue fewer tornado warnings so the public will pay attention more, according to a meteorologist who deals with weather warnings.
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The Jefferson County Coroner's Office identified the woman as Sylvia Darlene Stagner, a 62-year-old white female.
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Authorities have released new information in their efforts to identify of a man whose remains were discovered behind a Birmingham business in March.
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A prosecutor told jurors Tuesday that while Smith did not fire the bullet that killed 22-year-old Terrell Ellis, he's still guilty of being complicit of murder during the course of a robbery - a capital crime.
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Sushi originated some 1,800 years ago, when people in Thailand and other areas of Southeast Asia began using rice to preserve fish.
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Two Winston County students will represent Alabama and show off their automotive skills this summer in the Motor City.
Taxpayer Michael Ham of Birmingham gets his state return ready at the downtown Birmingham post office on April 15; William O'Brien was at the post office to mail his return; Birmingham Postmaster Mike Allison said the crowds of people on tax day at the post office have dropped off with the rise of online filing.
Tuscaloosa police responded to a home invasion call on Pinbrook Lane and found the homeowner holding 21-year-old Daniel Pearman at gunpoint.
Police are investigating a shooting that happened Tuesday afternoon on Ellis Avenue in southwest Birmingham.
That's according to the Birmingham chapter of the Entrepreneurs' Organization's 2014 Global Entrepreneur Indicator Survey, which reported a surge in optimism among local business owners.
When I first arrived, back in 2006, the general characterization I heard about the city center was that it was dying.
The proposed Iron City Lofts as they will appear on the corner of Fourth Avenue South and 28th Street.
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - The renovated Pizitz building 's public market will look less like a grocery store and more like Seattle's Pike Place Market where up to two-dozen local vendors will have space to sell their goods.
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- For the first time in its 67-year history, a black high school student has won top honors in the Gorgas Scholarship Competition.
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Birmingham Mayor William Bell has traveled to Kyoto, Japan where he met with the Dalai Lama in preparation for the Tibetan leader's planned trip here this fall.
Depending on whether you want to go casual or dress up, spend a little or splurge, several restaurants and cafes around Birmingham will be open to serve you and your loved ones on Easter Sunday.
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Needtobreathe , the rock band led by brothers Bear and Bo Rhinehart, returns to Birmingham for a Sept.