Posted: 05/04/2009 - Democrats in the Alabama House plan to try for the fourth time this session to remove the state's 4 percent sales tax from groceries.
Posted: 05/04/2009 - Alabama Power said Monday 48,000 customers were without power at its peak, but all have had power restored.
Updated: 05/04/2009 - Three additional cases of swine flu have been confirmed in Alabama, bringing the total number of people affected by the virus to four.
Posted: 05/04/2009 - The National Weather Service says a not very common weather phenomenon, called a derecho, moved across central Alabama, causing damage and knocking out power in several counties from Mississippi to Georgia.
Posted: 05/04/2009 - Closest case to the wiregrass is in Montgomery county
Posted: 05/04/2009 - The Coast Guard said it rescued six people after their 18-foot pleasure boat took on water near Dauphin Island.
Posted: 05/04/2009 - Police estimated Sunday's 60th Annual Blessing of the Fleet drew about 5,000 spectators to Bayou La Batre on the Alabama coast.
Updated: 05/04/2009 - Gov. Bob Riley is scheduled to speak at the annual Alabama League of Municipalities convention.
Updated: 05/04/2009 - Alabama emergency officials this week will conduct a statewide test of hurricane communications equipment.
Updated: 05/03/2009 - Democratic and Republican senators says they hope President Barack Obama looks beyond the federal bench as he considers a replacement for retiring Supreme Court Justice David Souter.
Updated: 05/03/2009 - A fugitive in an east Alabama murder case has been captured in Columbus, Ga.
Updated: 05/03/2009 - A severe thunderstorm with a possible tornado moved across west-central Alabama on Sunday afternoon.
Posted: 05/03/2009 - fugitive in an east Alabama murder case has been captured in Columbus, Ga.
Posted: 05/03/2009 - A severe thunderstorm with a possible tornado moved across west-central Alabama on Sunday afternoon.
Posted: 05/03/2009 - A severe thunderstorm has moved into Alabama, bringing a tornado threat to some west-central counties.
Posted: 05/02/2009 - Alabama health officials say they have discovered five more probable cases of swine flu.
Posted: 05/02/2009 - Alabama taxpayers expecting refunds may have to wait up to two months before getting a check this year.
Posted: 05/02/2009 - Alabama's longest continually serving state senator, Democrat Bobby Denton of Muscle Shoals, has decided not to seek re-election next year.
Posted: 05/02/2009 - Madison City elementary schools will remain closed until May 14 because of swine flu concerns.
Posted: 05/02/2009 - The Federal Emergency Management Agency says people in three Alabama counties affected by storms and flooding are eligible for individual assistance.
Posted: 05/02/2009 - A landscape contractor died when the lawnmower he was riding on rolled over on top of him.
Posted: 05/01/2009 - A former Arab police officer faces a parole hearing next week after a woman claimed he threatened to kill her and their two children two days after his release from prison.
Posted: 05/01/2009 - A state appeals court has granted a death row inmate's bid for a hearing on claims of juror misconduct in his conviction in the murder of an elderly Houston County widow.
Posted: 05/01/2009 - A judge has sent home jurors and is considering whether to allow new evidence in the third capital murder trial of a man charged with killing a doctor's wife a decade ago in Decatur.