Birmingham

Smile A Mile Ultra Marathon

A firefighter/paramedic for the Opelika Fire Department will be running 42 miles from Opelika to Camp Smile-a-Mile to raise money to send kids to the camp. This is a camp for children…

Birmingham Apartment Fire Update

A fire that destroyed an Alabama apartment building last week was ruled as intentional. That's according to an agent with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco Firearms and Explosives. A 5-thousand dollar reward is being offered to anyone who can…

Senator Doug Jones Tours Alabama For Series of Meetings

U.S. Senator Doug Jones (D-Ala.) is traveling across Alabama during his first week-long state work period since being sworn into office in January. His tour stops include Mobile, Selma, Centreville, Birmingham, Muscle Shoals, Huntsville, and Montgomery. His tour will highlight…

Man arrested after school bus stolen in Alabama

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A man is in custody after allegedly stealing an empty school bus and leading police on a chase near Birmingham.Blount County school officials say a bus was taken from outside the…

Man Fatally Shot While Trying to Help

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Police in Alabama have charged a suspect with murder after an unarmed man was fatally shot while trying to intervene in a dispute involving relatives and two on-duty city sanitation workers. Al.com reports that 42-year-old Larry…

Cosby to Organize Meetings to Educate Youth

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bill Cosby will organize a series of town hall meetings to help educate young people about problems their misbehavior could create, a spokesman for Cosby said Thursday. This announcement come on the heels of Cosby's sexual…

Senior Athletes Heading to Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — About 10,000 senior athletes are headed to Birmingham for a major sporting event, and organizers are trying to recruit 3,000 volunteers to help stage the competition. The National Senior Games begins in the state's largest city…

One Dead in Birmingham Multi-Vehicle Wreck

Birmingham, AL (WBRC) - An 18-wheeler and several other vehicles were involved in a fatal wreck Sunday in Birmingham, Alabama. One person died in the wreck. Three or four vehicles were involved. The people inside those two cars were transported…