Man in Birmingham shot dead sitting in his SUV
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Birmingham police are investigating the slaying of a man shot while sitting in his SUV.
Elderly Ala. woman found living with death spouse
DECATUR, Ala. (AP) — Police in Alabama say officers found a 78-year-old woman who had been living at home with her dead husband for about a month.
Bill could give home-schooled kids sports options
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Some parents of home-schooled children are supporting proposed legislation that would allow their kids to play competitive sports with public school students.
Selma, Ala. honors anniversary of 'Bloody Sunday'
SELMA, Ala. (AP) — Speakers at the commemoration Sunday of a key event in African Americans' fight for voting rights urged Congress to resurrect the requirement that many southern states get federal approval for changes in election laws.
House budget seeks to do away with teacher bonus
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A House committee will consider a new version of the education budget that does away with a teacher bonus and instead uses the money to try to prevent large increases in education employees' health insurance costs