A growing number of petitions in various states are popping up online in support of seceding from the nation.
Alabama is one of them.
Allen Carter talked with the man behind the petition drive in Mobile.
The 70-person Gulf Power storm restoration team returned to Northwest Florida Tuesday after spending more than two weeks assisting utilities in the Northeastern United States affected by Hurricane Sandy.
he U.S. Treasury Department says Alabamians are still receiving federal benefits though more than 112,000 paper checks each month. They have less than four months remaining to say whether they want to switch to direct deposit or Direct Express debit cards.