The most restrictive abortion law in the United States just got passed by the Alabama state senate. The bill, which makes performing abortion a criminal act for doctors, does not allow exceptions for rape or incest.
Public Health May 15, 2019
Historical Cherokee writings inside Manitou Cave in Alabama were written backward to appease the spirits of the cave. The ancient script also recorded a game of stickball.
Ancient April 12, 2019
One inmate has died after developing meningitis as a result of a disease outbreak at an Alabama prison. Two others had to be hospitalized, and authorities are already conducting an investigation.
Public Health September 29, 2018
To avoid polluting the waterways around the city, New York City was sending some of its sewage to be treated in Alabama. Residents in Alabama didn't like that they were the recipients of the city's sewer treasures.
Earth/Environment March 12, 2018
A Northern Cardinal surprised a bird watcher with its unconventional yellow plumage. Could its unique color be a result of genetic mutation, or is the bird having health issues?
Animals February 24, 2018
The first U.S.-produced aircraft by European aircraft maker Airbus took its maiden flight from Mobile, Alabama last Monday. The A321 jetliner is due to be delivered to JetBlue in the early second quarter.
Business March 22, 2016
Google Fiber scored an agreement with Huntsville, Alabama, to bring its gigabit Internet onto the municipal broadband network. The service should roll out by mid-2017, but it may take a while longer to become available throughout the entire city.
Internet February 23, 2016
Do you want to experience what it's like to step inside the International Space Station? Head over to Alabama, where the U.S. Space & Rocket Center built mockups of ISS modules, complete with sleeping berths and toilets.
Space January 31, 2016
A boy who went missing in Alabama was found unharmed 13 years later. He turned to Reddit to seek advice after learning he was abducted by his father.
Society November 6, 2015
Texas-based Blue Bell Creameries has announced that it will begin test production of its ice cream products at the company's Alabama facility in the next few weeks.
Life July 9, 2015
Kyesha Smith Wood was able to track down Rebecca Boyd, who her daughters disrespected throughout a movie.
Society April 1, 2015
Twitterverse erupts with gay couples flicking the finger -- the wedding finger.
Internet Culture March 6, 2015
The American Bible Society released its third annual ranking of the most and least Bible-minded cities in America.
Internet Culture January 21, 2015
“Selma” producer Oprah Winfrey commemorated one of the bloodiest chapters in civil rights history by leading a march in Selma, Alabama on the eve of Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday.
Society January 19, 2015
The Alabama prison system is beset with several cases of tuberculosis among inmates, which has raised alarm to health officials. Should they be completely worried?
Life August 17, 2014
Lake Wheeler in Alabama was the site of a study using electrofishing to stun fish, creating zombie bass. Is this practice humane?
Animals April 7, 2014
Dr. Zenko Hrynkiw of Trinity Medical Center braved extreme weather on Jan. 28, walked six miles in his scrubs and saved a patient's life who only had 10 percent chances of survival.
Society February 3, 2014