Posted: 02/02/2009 - The Alabama National Guard has named its first female general.
Posted: 02/02/2009 - President Barack Obama is promising a comprehensive review of the Food and Drug Administration amid a salmonella outbreak linked to a Georgia peanut processor.
Posted: 01/30/2009 - The Alabama Supreme Court has ordered a newtrial in a case where a jury ordered Mobile Gas Service Corp. to pay $3.9 million to the family of an elderly woman who died as a result of carbon monoxide poisoning.
Posted: 01/30/2009 - A Montgomery man who admitted to torturing his mother's pit bull has been sentenced to a record nine years and six months in prison.
Posted: 01/30/2009 - The chairman of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense, Rep. John Murtha, says he favors splitting a potential $40 billion Air Force tanker refueling contract between two rival aircraft giants.
Posted: 01/30/2009 - A former north Alabama police officer accused of staging his own disappearance to cover up the theft of funds from his own department is due in court in Birmingham.
Posted: 01/30/2009 - A 44-year-old man was found dead in a house in Trussville Thursday at the end of a lengthy standoff with police and sheriff's deputies.
Posted: 01/30/2009 - A Russellville, Ala., company plans to open a Tishomingo County facility for fabricating bridge parts, eventually creating as many as 140 jobs.
Posted: 01/29/2009 - Baldwin County authorities say a Silverhill man found in the living room of his burned mobile home was murdered before the blaze was set.
Posted: 01/29/2009 - Someone can open a commercial tax preparation business in Alabama without any training or licensing. Now a bipartisan group of legislators wants to change that
Posted: 01/29/2009 - Alabama's governor and lieutenant governor agree that Congress should pass an economic stimulus plan, but they disagree about which one it should be.
Posted: 01/29/2009 - Lt. Gov. Jim Folsom Jr. is launching a program to encourage Alabamians to eat healthier and exercise more.
Posted: 01/29/2009 - An Etowah County jury has found a man guilty of murder in the shooting death of a Gadsden teenager who was gunned down by mistake while taking out the trash.
Posted: 01/29/2009 - President Barack Obama's former Chicago pastor, the Rev. Jeremiah Wright, is among the guests invited to attend a Selma event in March commemorating the 44th anniversary of "Bloody Sunday."
Posted: 01/29/2009 - A 47-year-old woman who became homeless in Minnesota is included among Alabama's homeless population because she was in a Mobile shelter when survey teams began a 24-hour count of the homeless.
Posted: 01/29/2009 - A Huntsville man awaits sentencing after pleading guilty to multiple counts of sexual exploitation of children.
Posted: 01/29/2009 - Most members of the Alabama Legislature say they support a bill to make it illegal to send text messages and drive at the same time.
Posted: 01/29/2009 - President Barack Obama is singing the praises of newly passed legislation making it easier for workers to sue for discrimination on the job.
Posted: 01/29/2009 - Federal immigration authorities have freed a Palestinian woman and her 18-year-old son to return to their Alabama home.
Posted: 01/29/2009 - Four Alabamians, including a husband and wife, are facing federal child pornography charges in separate cases.
Posted: 01/29/2009 - Another group of Alabama Army National Guard personnel are preparing to deploy to Afghanistan.
Updated: 01/29/2009 - The Mobile County school board has cut more than $30 million from its $656 million budget, reducing summer school and funding for many programs in Alabama's largest school system.
Updated: 01/29/2009 - Retired Bishop State Community College technical dean Harry Holloway has settled his federal lawsuit accusing the school of making him a "scapegoat" for its financial problems.
Updated: 01/29/2009 - The chairman of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense, Rep. John Murtha, is visiting Mobile.