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Birmingham, Alabama is located in Jefferson County. Zip codes in Birmingham, AL include 35222, 35233, and 35246. The median home price in Birmingham is $84,900 which is roughly $49/per square foot. More Birmingham information.

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2 min ago | Alabama Live

'To Kill a Mockingbird' sings again today at the Alabama Theatre in Birmingham; here's a preview

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel "To Kill a Mockingbird" turned 54 on Friday , and this afternoon, the Alabama Theatre will help mark the occasion with a matinee screening of director Robert Mulligan's 1962 film adaptation of Lee's classic book.

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1 hr ago | Alabama Live

Alabama runoff elections 2014: What you need to know about Birmingham area candidates

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Alabama's 2014 primary runoffs are scheduled for Tuesday, and voter turnout is expected to be a major factor in every race.

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2 hrs ago | Forward

Holland Parliament Wants Palestine To Stop Funding Jailed Terrorists' 'Salaries'

The motion, which passed unanimously, was supported by the 148 lawmakers who voted on the motion.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Alabama Live

Coverage of 1963 events keeps Birmingham stuck in the past: reader opinion

More than anyone or anything, The Birmingham News helps keep Birmingham stay stuck in 1963.

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Alabama Live

Here are this week's adoptable animals, so pick one out and take her home

All are available this week from area rescues and shelters. And more than just these are available as well.

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Alabama Live

Flipping tires and pushing trucks: Birmingham gym's competition tests strength, speed,...

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Jaye Richardson hefted two enormous weights and carried them 10 yards before setting them down to push a pickup truck another 10 yards, finishing the task in an impressive 11.6 seconds.

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Alabama Live

Former Sterne Agee broker accused of running $6 million hedge fund on the side

A former broker at Birmingham-based Sterne Agee Financial Services Inc. has been accused of running a $6 million hedge fund on the side in violation of industry rules.

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Alabama Live

Dexter Roberts gone from 'American Idol' tour; publicist says singer was released from contract

"Re: Dexter, both parties mutually agreed that he would be released from his contractual obligations to continue performing on the tour."

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Alabama Live

Forecast: Slight chance of some showers and storms in Birmingham overnight

There's a small chance of some rain Friday evening and again Saturday afternoon in the Birmingham area, but otherwise expect another warm night and a hot weekend, according to the National Weather Service .

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Alabama Live

Christian concerts set for Birmingham: Francesca Battistelli, Tamela Mann, Casting Crowns,...

BIRMINGHAM , Alabama -- Fans of Christian music have reason to jump for joy, with several major artists set to perform in the Birmingham area.

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Alabama Live

Birmingham Mayor William Bell, two others endorse Earl Hilliard Jr. in Jefferson County Commission District 1 race

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Birmingham Mayor William Bell, former mayor Richard Arrington, and Councilman Marcus Lundy have endorsed Earl Hilliard Jr. in Tuesday's Jefferson County Commission District 1 runoff election.

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Alabama Live

Hoover man charged with killing his pregnant wife tells judge he is still looking to hire...

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - A judge has set a hearing next week to determine whether a Hoover man charged with capital murder in the death of his pregnant wife last month has been able to hire an attorney yet or will need to have one appointed for him.

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Alabama Live

Birmingham man pleads guilty to murder in 2012 Center Point shooting; mental disability an issue in case

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Jeremy Bell, who was to go on trial next month for capital murder in the 2012 shooting death of a man in Center Point, pleaded guilty Friday to a reduced count and was sentenced to 20 years in prison.

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Business Journal

Fix It & Finish It to film seven Birmingham episodes next week

Birmingham and one of its local contractors will be featured in seven episodes of a new syndicated show, which will begin filming on Monday.

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Alabama Live

What are Birmingham's most kid-friendly local restaurants? See the list and share your favorites

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Finding a great restaurant isn't exactly difficult given Birmingham's thriving local food scene.

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Alabama Live

Launch party for '13 Alabama Ghosts' reissue brings answer to burning question: Is Jeffrey still around?

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - How popular is Jeffrey, the spirit who "haunted" beloved Alabama author Kathryn Tucker Windham and starred in his own book series? Once, a group of Japanese tourists parked a bus in front of Windham's Selma home, wanting to see where Jeffrey lived.

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Futuristic church with 12-lane bowling alley, 7 giant domes and an observation tower opens its doors to the public

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Faith Chapel Christian Center in Wylam looks a little bit like a futuristic alien colony, with its seven giant domes.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Alabama Live

Birmingham area volunteers help Greg Mahle haul dogs and save their lives

When we're in the trailer, their tails are thumping and my tail is thumping." -- Greg Mahle, Rescue Road Trips.

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Birmingham heroin and cocaine ring leader sentenced; had tossed $60,000 out of high-rise...

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- A man described by federal prosecutors as the leader of one of Birmingham's largest heroin and cocaine trafficking rings , who threw more than $60,000 in cash out the window of his downtown high-rise condo when he was arrested, was sentenced Thursday to nearly 22 years in federal prison.

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Alabama Live

Stephens family may be better known in Birmingham for generosity than $4 billion wealth

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Forbes may have singled out Birmingham's Stephens family as the state's richest clan with an estimated net worth of $4 billion, but those who live in the Magic City likely know Stephenses better for the things they've done with that wealth.

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