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    Less Humid and Less Hot, Soon.

    Less Humid and Less Hot, Soon.

    Monday Afternoon Heat Index ForecastMonday Afternoon Heat Index Forecast
    A cold front and north wind will push storms offshore tonight to start the flow of drier air. Tomorrow and Wednesday will be less humid, less hot, and more comfortable.
    A cold front and north wind will push storms offshore tonight to start the flow of drier air. Tomorrow and Wednesday will be less humid, less hot, and more comfortable.
  • Alabama Gun Law Hot Topic At Sheriff's Meeting

    Alabama Gun Law Hot Topic At Sheriff's Meeting

    Monday, July 28 2014 7:32 PM EDT2014-07-28 23:32:38 GMT

    Many Alabama sheriffs still want clarification on certain issues regarding the state's gun law.

    Many Alabama sheriffs still want clarification on certain issues regarding the state's gun law.

  • Red Flags, Strong Currents at Baldwin Beaches

    Red Flags, Strong Currents at Baldwin Beaches

    Monday, July 28 2014 7:30 PM EDT2014-07-28 23:30:31 GMT
    Red flags flying Monday along Baldwin County beaches but a quick look at the surf and you question why? Lifeguards say it's not what you can see, it's what you can't.
    Red flags flying Monday along Baldwin County beaches but a quick look at the surf and you question why? Lifeguards say it's not what you can see, it's what you can't.

  • More Work Needed on Government Plaza Roof

    More Work Needed on Government Plaza Roof

    Monday, July 28 2014 7:12 PM EDT2014-07-28 23:12:29 GMT
    Finishing the three million-dollar roof repair at Government Plaza could take an additional three months and cost $235,000 more. Engineers want to move quickly on the repair, but County Commissioners are more cautious.
    Finishing the three million-dollar roof repair at Government Plaza could take an additional three months and cost $235,000 more. Engineers want to move quickly on the repair, but County Commissioners are more cautious.
  • Drug Raid at Suga's Nightclub

    Drug Raid at Suga's Nightclub

    Monday, July 28 2014 6:48 PM EDT2014-07-28 22:48:35 GMT
    A raid at a strip club in Prichard leads authorities to confiscate guns, drugs, and money from the business. 15 people were arrested.

    A raid at a strip club in Prichard leads authorities to confiscate guns, drugs, and money from the business. 15 people were arrested.

  • Developing: Bus Accident on the Causeway

    Developing: Bus Accident on the Causeway

    Monday, July 28 2014 6:39 PM EDT2014-07-28 22:39:38 GMT
    The BRATS bus was traveling eastbound when the accident happened near Meaher State Park.
    The BRATS bus was traveling eastbound when the accident happened near Meaher State Park.
  • Study Says Texting Ban Is Saving Lives

    Study Says Texting Ban Is Saving Lives

    Monday, July 28 2014 5:38 PM EDT2014-07-28 21:38:19 GMT
    Researchers at the University of Alabama Birmingham say police have seen a drop in traffic fatalities, even though the texting while driving ban is difficult to enforce.
    Researchers at the University of Alabama Birmingham say police have seen a drop in traffic fatalities, even though the texting while driving ban is difficult to enforce.
  • Woman Killed Working Along Old Shell Road

    Woman Killed Working Along Old Shell Road

    Monday, July 28 2014 5:07 PM EDT2014-07-28 21:07:45 GMT
    The 53 year old victim was in the area of Stanky Field blowing debris from the roadway when she was struck by a pickup traveling westbound.
    The 53 year old victim was in the area of Stanky Field blowing debris from the roadway when she was struck by a pickup traveling westbound.
  • Update: Explosion at Plant in Moss Point

    Update: Explosion at Plant in Moss Point

    Monday, July 28 2014 3:50 PM EDT2014-07-28 19:50:05 GMT
    Developing Story: News 5 has learned there has been a possible explosion at the Omega Protein plant in Moss Point, Mississippi.
    Developing Story: News 5 has learned there has been a possible explosion at the Omega Protein plant in Moss Point, Mississippi.
  • 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Mobile Bay

    150th Anniversary of the Battle of Mobile Bay

    Monday, July 28 2014 2:27 PM EDT2014-07-28 18:27:50 GMT
    On August 1-3, 2014 re-enactors from across the nation will commemorate the Battle of Mobile Bay.
    On August 1-3, 2014 re-enactors from across the nation will commemorate the Battle of Mobile Bay.
  • Are Pit Bulls Good Pets Or Potential Problems?

    Are Pit Bulls Good Pets Or Potential Problems?

    Monday, July 28 2014 2:08 PM EDT2014-07-28 18:08:55 GMT

    We’ve reported on three recent incidents involving people being hurt by pit bulls. The dog breed raises a lot of debate online.

    We’ve reported on three recent incidents involving people being hurt by pit bulls. The dog breed raises a lot of debate online.


  • Local Rescue Group on Bully Breeds

    Local Rescue Group on Bully Breeds

    Monday, July 28 2014 2:01 PM EDT2014-07-28 18:01:28 GMT
    It's no doubt that some people may see a pit bull as a vicious dog. Others believe the dog is misunderstood. We spoke with a local animal rescue that caters to the bully breed.
    It's no doubt that some people may see a pit bull as a vicious dog. Others believe the dog is misunderstood. We spoke with a local animal rescue that caters to the bully breed.
  • 2 Year Old Dies From Burns; Parents Arrested

    2 Year Old Dies From Burns; Parents Arrested

    Monday, July 28 2014 12:37 PM EDT2014-07-28 16:37:46 GMT
    PerryPerry
    Pensacola Police have arrested two people after their toddler died from burns to the body.
    Pensacola Police have arrested two people after their toddler died from burns to the body.
  • Weekend Crime Recap

    Weekend Crime Recap

    Monday, July 28 2014 12:27 PM EDT2014-07-28 16:27:15 GMT

    These are the latest crimes reported to us from the Mobile Police Department.

    These are the latest crimes reported to us from the Mobile Police Department.

  • Animal Shelter Closing in Escambia County, AL

    Animal Shelter Closing in Escambia County, AL

    Monday, July 28 2014 11:19 AM EDT2014-07-28 15:19:36 GMT
    The shelter says it does not have enough money to operate.
    The shelter says it does not have enough money to operate.
  • Apartment Complex Angry Over Eviction

    Apartment Complex Angry Over Eviction

    Sunday, July 27 2014 6:14 PM EDT2014-07-27 22:14:41 GMT
    Bryn Ketcham says McGill-Toolen bought the property her apartment sits on and did not give them enough notice to leave.
    Bryn Ketcham says McGill-Toolen bought the property her apartment sits on and did not give them enough notice to leave.
  • Drowning Victim to be Laid to Rest Monday

    Drowning Victim to be Laid to Rest Monday

    Sunday, July 27 2014 2:37 PM EDT2014-07-27 18:37:26 GMT
    Chaston Brown, 17Chaston Brown, 17
    The teenage swimmer who drowned at a Gulf Shores beach last week will be laid to rest Monday morning.
    The teenage swimmer who drowned at a Gulf Shores beach last week will be laid to rest Monday morning.
  • Mobile Police Investigate Homicide

    Mobile Police Investigate Homicide

    Sunday, July 27 2014 2:31 PM EDT2014-07-27 18:31:21 GMT
    Mobile Police are investigating a homicide. 
    Mobile Police are investigating a homicide. 
  • Gator Hunters Go Back to School Before Hunt

    Gator Hunters Go Back to School Before Hunt

    Saturday, July 26 2014 9:06 PM EDT2014-07-27 01:06:05 GMT
    Those lucky enough to nab a tag to go alligator hunting in the Mobile Delta attended a mandatory training class Saturday.
    Those lucky enough to nab a tag to go alligator hunting in the Mobile Delta attended a mandatory training class Saturday.
  • Giants to acquire Jake Peavy from Red Sox

    Giants to acquire Jake Peavy from Red Sox

    Saturday, July 26 2014 3:30 PM EDT2014-07-26 19:30:35 GMT
    A person with knowledge of the trade says the San Francisco Giants are working to finalize the acquisition of right-hander Jake Peavy from the Boston Red Sox for a pair of minor league pitchers.
    A person with knowledge of the trade says the San Francisco Giants are working to finalize the acquisition of right-hander Jake Peavy from the Boston Red Sox for a pair of minor league pitchers.
  • Tense Scene at Rouses on Theodore Dawes Road

    Tense Scene at Rouses on Theodore Dawes Road

    Friday, July 25 2014 11:48 PM EDT2014-07-26 03:48:22 GMT
    An intense scene played out this afternoon at Rouses Supermarket on Theodore Dawes Road.
    An intense scene played out this afternoon at Rouses Supermarket on Theodore Dawes Road.
  • New Developments in Gil Collar Shooting Case

    New Developments in Gil Collar Shooting Case

    Friday, July 25 2014 11:40 PM EDT2014-07-26 03:40:30 GMT
    The lawsuit accusing a campus police officer of wrongdoing in the shooting death of a University of South Alabama student is headed for another court.
    The lawsuit accusing a campus police officer of wrongdoing in the shooting death of a University of South Alabama student is headed for another court.
  • Rappers Target Youth with Anti-Violence Message

    Rappers Target Youth with Anti-Violence Message

    Friday, July 25 2014 11:20 PM EDT2014-07-26 03:20:15 GMT
    In light of recent murders, local artists are using music as an instrument for social change - targeting youth in the area to promote a stance against violence.
    In light of recent murders, local artists are using music as an instrument for social change - targeting youth in the area to promote a stance against violence.
  • Oil Spill Fraud

    Oil Spill Fraud

    Friday, July 25 2014 6:55 PM EDT2014-07-25 22:55:15 GMT
    A Mississippi woman has been sentenced to serve six months in federal prison for submitting false claims to get oil-spill recovery money.
    A Mississippi woman has been sentenced to serve six months in federal prison for submitting false claims to get oil-spill recovery money.
  • Flip-Flops And Jeans At School? Yes!

    Flip-Flops And Jeans At School? Yes!

    Friday, July 25 2014 5:47 PM EDT2014-07-25 21:47:42 GMT

    Shopping for back to school clothes will be a little more exciting for high school students in Baldwin County this year.

    Shopping for back to school clothes will be a little more exciting for high school students in Baldwin County this year.

  • Alabama Crime Rate Drops 4%

    Alabama Crime Rate Drops 4%

    Friday, July 25 2014 4:33 PM EDT2014-07-25 20:33:06 GMT
    A new report says the crime rate in Alabama went down 4 percent in 2013, but one specific crime increased for the year.
    A new report says the crime rate in Alabama went down 4 percent in 2013, but one specific crime increased for the year.
  • Girls Accused Of Torturing Tortoise

    Girls Accused Of Torturing Tortoise

    Friday, July 25 2014 4:15 PM EDT2014-07-25 20:15:07 GMT
    A disturbing case of animal cruelty involving a tortured tortoise. Authorities arrested two teenage girls for lighting a gopher tortoise on fire and stomping it to death.
    A disturbing case of animal cruelty involving a tortured tortoise. Authorities arrested two teenage girls for lighting a gopher tortoise on fire and stomping it to death.
  • Animal Shelter Closing Its Doors

    Animal Shelter Closing Its Doors

    Friday, July 25 2014 4:05 PM EDT2014-07-25 20:05:51 GMT
    A critical need is underway in Escambia County, Alabama. The Humane Society is closing its shelter in Flomaton.
    A critical need is underway in Escambia County, Alabama. The Humane Society is closing its shelter in Flomaton.
  • Ground is Broken on New Shopping Center

    Ground is Broken on New Shopping Center

    Friday, July 25 2014 2:25 PM EDT2014-07-25 18:25:01 GMT
    The highly anticipated new development will include all kinds of new stores, including Costco, Petco, Field and Stream, Hobby Lobby and a movie theater among others.
    The highly anticipated new development will include all kinds of new stores, including Costco, Petco, Field and Stream, Hobby Lobby and a movie theater among others.
  • Peer Helper Program Growing in Baldwin County Schools

    Peer Helper Program Growing in Baldwin County Schools

    Friday, July 25 2014 10:14 AM EDT2014-07-25 14:14:14 GMT
    School starts back in less than a month, and some students are already hard at work preparing for an important class. They are Peer Helpers. The Peer Helper program is funded by the Jennifer Claire Moore Foundation. Jennifer Claire Moore committed suicide back in the 1990's, and her mother started the foundation in her honor. The goal of the Peer Helper program is for young students to turn to other students when they have a problem, instead of suffering alone. Teacher and Peer Helper advisor...
    School starts back in less than a month, and some students are already hard at work preparing for an important class. They are Peer Helpers. The Peer Helper program is funded by the Jennifer Claire Moore Foundation. Jennifer Claire Moore committed suicide back in the 1990's, and her mother started the foundation in her honor. The goal of the Peer Helper program is for young students to turn to other students when they have a problem, instead of suffering alone. Teacher and Peer Helper advisor...
  • Suit Over Student's Death to Become Federal Case

    Suit Over Student's Death to Become Federal Case

    Friday, July 25 2014 9:37 AM EDT2014-07-25 13:37:54 GMT
    An attorney for the family of a student shot to death by a University of South Alabama police officer says a lawsuit in the case is moving from state court to federal court.
    An attorney for the family of a student shot to death by a University of South Alabama police officer says a lawsuit in the case is moving from state court to federal court.
  • Tax Free Back-To-School Shopping

    Tax Free Back-To-School Shopping

    Friday, July 25 2014 6:53 AM EDT2014-07-25 10:53:27 GMT
    Mississippi sales tax holiday underway today, tomorrow
    Mississippi sales tax holiday underway today, tomorrow
  • Last To Come Home From Afghanistan

    Last To Come Home From Afghanistan

    Friday, July 25 2014 1:20 AM EDT2014-07-25 05:20:21 GMT
    An Army Reserve Unit based in Mobile could be one of the last to come home as the war in Afghanistan winds down.
    An Army Reserve Unit based in Mobile could be one of the last to come home as the war in Afghanistan winds down.
  • Hair vs. Humidity; Does Hair Shorten When it is Humid?

    Hair vs. Humidity; Does Hair Shorten When it is Humid?

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:48 PM EDT2014-07-25 03:48:14 GMT
    How many times have you said, "I can't do a thing with my hair"? Summer humidity in the southeast is no friend to your hairdo. Does hair get get shorter or longer when humidity rises? Here's Chief Meteorologist Alan Sealls with an experiment to answer that age-old question.
    How many times have you said, "I can't do a thing with my hair"? Summer humidity in the southeast is no friend to your hairdo. Does hair get get shorter or longer when humidity rises? Here's Chief Meteorologist Alan Sealls with an experiment to answer that age-old question.
  • Stepson Shoots Stepfather in Self Defense

    Stepson Shoots Stepfather in Self Defense

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:45 PM EDT2014-07-25 03:45:30 GMT
    A single gunshot wound on La Pointe Drive this afternoon quickly put an end to a domestic dispute.
    A single gunshot wound on La Pointe Drive this afternoon quickly put an end to a domestic dispute.
  • Mobile #2 in Nation for Deadly DUI Crashes

    Mobile #2 in Nation for Deadly DUI Crashes

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:40 PM EDT2014-07-25 02:40:23 GMT
    A study using data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration ranks Mobile number 2 on the list for fatal DUI crashes.
    A study using data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration ranks Mobile number 2 on the list for fatal DUI crashes.
  • Man Hospitalized After Another Pit Bull Attack

    Man Hospitalized After Another Pit Bull Attack

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:07 PM EDT2014-07-25 02:07:07 GMT
    Police have reported the third pit bull attack in the last 24 hours in southern Alabama.
    Police have reported the third pit bull attack in the last 24 hours in southern Alabama.
  • Byrne Hosts Facebook Town Hall

    Byrne Hosts Facebook Town Hall

    Thursday, July 24 2014 8:15 PM EDT2014-07-25 00:15:11 GMT
    Alabama Congressman Bradley Byrne hosted an online town hall on Thursday, utilizing the power of social media to reach out to his constituents.
    Alabama Congressman Bradley Byrne hosted an online town hall on Thursday, utilizing the power of social media to reach out to his constituents.
  • Three Pitbulls Maul Toddler

    Three Pitbulls Maul Toddler

    Thursday, July 24 2014 6:46 PM EDT2014-07-24 22:46:13 GMT
    An 18 month old victim was being treated by medical staff for numerous bites to the face and head.
    An 18 month old victim was being treated by medical staff for numerous bites to the face and head.
  • Dog Attacked By Pit Bull In Midtown

    Dog Attacked By Pit Bull In Midtown

    Thursday, July 24 2014 5:38 PM EDT2014-07-24 21:38:46 GMT
    The dog’s owner wants people to know they should report every aggressive dog they come in contact with.
    The dog’s owner wants people to know they should report every aggressive dog they come in contact with.
  • Lawsuit: Circumcision Goes Wrong at Hospital

    Lawsuit: Circumcision Goes Wrong at Hospital

    Thursday, July 24 2014 2:51 PM EDT2014-07-24 18:51:59 GMT
    An Alabama man who went to the hospital for a routine circumcision says doctors mistakenly amputated his penis.
    An Alabama man who went to the hospital for a routine circumcision says doctors mistakenly amputated his penis.
  • 2 Dead in Baldwin Co. Plane Crash

    2 Dead in Baldwin Co. Plane Crash

    Thursday, July 24 2014 12:12 PM EDT2014-07-24 16:12:35 GMT
    Authorities say two people are dead after a sightseeing airplane that took off in Pensacola, Florida, crashed in remote southwest Alabama.
    Authorities say two people are dead after a sightseeing airplane that took off in Pensacola, Florida, crashed in remote southwest Alabama.
  • Appeals Court to Hear Siegelman Case in October

    Appeals Court to Hear Siegelman Case in October

    Thursday, July 24 2014 12:02 PM EDT2014-07-24 16:02:11 GMT
    A federal appeals court won't be hearing former Gov. Don Siegelman's case next week.
    A federal appeals court won't be hearing former Gov. Don Siegelman's case next week.
  • "Sweet Home Alabama" Signs to Greet Drivers

    "Sweet Home Alabama" Signs to Greet Drivers

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:00 AM EDT2014-07-24 14:00:22 GMT
    Tourists traveling into Alabama on interstate highways will soon be greeted by signs saying "Welcome to Sweet Home Alabama."
    Tourists traveling into Alabama on interstate highways will soon be greeted by signs saying "Welcome to Sweet Home Alabama."
  • Lillian Plane Crash Claims Life of 15 Year Old

    Lillian Plane Crash Claims Life of 15 Year Old

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 11:49 PM EDT2014-07-24 03:49:28 GMT
    The victims of a deadly plane crash in Lillian have been identified. Baldwin County Sheriff's deputies recovered the bodies of 67 year old Dean Legidakes and 15 year old Marli McManus. Their plane took off around ten this morning from an airfield in Escambia County, Florida. When Legidakes and McManus didn't return from their sightseeing trip an alarm was sent out. The plane was found at the bottom of a swamp. The sheriff's office has notified the Federal Aviation Administration. They're awai...
    The victims of a deadly plane crash in Lillian have been identified. Baldwin County Sheriff's deputies recovered the bodies of 67 year old Dean Legidakes and 15 year old Marli McManus. Their plane took off around ten this morning from an airfield in Escambia County, Florida. When Legidakes and McManus didn't return from their sightseeing trip an alarm was sent out. The plane was found at the bottom of a swamp. The sheriff's office has notified the Federal Aviation Administration. They're awai...
  • Congressman To Hold Town Hall Meeting on Facebook

    Congressman To Hold Town Hall Meeting on Facebook

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 11:38 PM EDT2014-07-24 03:38:35 GMT
    Congressman Bradley Byrne (AL-1) will answer constituent questions during a Facebook town hall meeting on Thursday afternoon.
    Congressman Bradley Byrne (AL-1) will answer constituent questions during a Facebook town hall meeting on Thursday afternoon.
  • Baldwin School System Seeks More Money from BP

    Baldwin School System Seeks More Money from BP

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 7:27 PM EDT2014-07-23 23:27:53 GMT
    BP has already paid out its claim to Baldwin County, but the Baldwin County School System isn't accepting its share, saying the settlement claim is not nearly enough.
    BP has already paid out its claim to Baldwin County, but the Baldwin County School System isn't accepting its share, saying the settlement claim is not nearly enough.
  • Mobile Woman Remembers Deadly Lightning Strike

    Mobile Woman Remembers Deadly Lightning Strike

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 7:21 PM EDT2014-07-23 23:21:02 GMT

    Sharon Summerlin's husband and son were killed 9 years ago by lightning.  

    Sharon Summerlin's husband and son were killed 9 years ago by lightning.  

  • Cooper Riverside Park Makes Improvements

    Cooper Riverside Park Makes Improvements

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 6:31 PM EDT2014-07-23 22:31:03 GMT
    After being closed since April, Cooper Riverside Park in Mobile has opened back up with some improvements.
    After being closed since April, Cooper Riverside Park in Mobile has opened back up with some improvements.
  • Cleaning 20 Years Of Bird Poop

    Cleaning 20 Years Of Bird Poop

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 6:15 PM EDT2014-07-23 22:15:47 GMT

    Crews are cleaning up 20 years worth of mess in Government Plaza. It’s the first and only time they’ve tackled a serious poop problem.

    Crews are cleaning up 20 years worth of mess in Government Plaza. It’s the first and only time they’ve tackled a serious poop problem.


  • Alberto Garcia Charged with Capital Murder

    Alberto Garcia Charged with Capital Murder

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 4:55 PM EDT2014-07-23 20:55:20 GMT
    Alberto Garcia has been charged with capital murder in the death of 5 year old Janaya Thompson.
    Alberto Garcia has been charged with capital murder in the death of 5 year old Janaya Thompson.
  • Pet of the Week: SPCA

    Pet of the Week: SPCA

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:11 PM EDT2014-07-23 16:11:42 GMT
    Here is this week's Pet of The Week.
    Here is this week's Pet of The Week.
  • Gulfport Police Investigating Homicide

    Gulfport Police Investigating Homicide

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 11:41 AM EDT2014-07-23 15:41:44 GMT
    Investigators say two men in dark clothes and bandanas covering their faces, entered the residence and shot a man while he was sleeping.
    Investigators say two men in dark clothes and bandanas covering their faces, entered the residence and shot a man while he was sleeping.
  • Blue Angels Announce 2015 Team Members

    Blue Angels Announce 2015 Team Members

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 9:26 AM EDT2014-07-23 13:26:04 GMT
    A total of 16 officers voluntarily serve with the Blue Angels.
    A total of 16 officers voluntarily serve with the Blue Angels.

  • One Hurt In Early Morning Fire

    One Hurt In Early Morning Fire

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 8:22 AM EDT2014-07-23 12:22:37 GMT
    Fire officials say woman jumped from apartment balcony to escape fire
    Fire officials say woman jumped from apartment balcony to escape fire
  • Big Dreams for Mobile's Future

    Big Dreams for Mobile's Future

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:00 AM EDT2014-07-23 04:00:10 GMT
    A Mobile woman wants the city to listen to what citizens have to say about attractions like a waterpark in downtown Mobile.
    A Mobile woman wants the city to listen to what citizens have to say about attractions like a waterpark in downtown Mobile.
  • Environmental Impact Study Signed for I-10 Bridge

    Environmental Impact Study Signed for I-10 Bridge

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:16 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:16:28 GMT
    The Federal Highway Administration approved the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the proposed I-10 bridge over Mobile River and widening of the existing I-10 Bayway.
    The Federal Highway Administration approved the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the proposed I-10 bridge over Mobile River and widening of the existing I-10 Bayway.
  • Hundreds Celebrate Life of Janaya Thompson

    Hundreds Celebrate Life of Janaya Thompson

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:15 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:15:54 GMT
    Hundreds of people packed Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church to remember Janaya Thompson.
    Hundreds of people packed Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church to remember Janaya Thompson.
  • Gulf Shores Beach Tragedy

    Gulf Shores Beach Tragedy

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:44 PM EDT2014-07-23 01:44:44 GMT

    The body of a 17-year old swimmer missing since Sunday was recovered from the water at the main public beach Tuesday.

    The body of a 17-year old swimmer missing since Sunday was recovered from the water at the main public beach Tuesday.

  • Admiral Jeremiah Denton Laid to Rest

    Admiral Jeremiah Denton Laid to Rest

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 8:08 PM EDT2014-07-23 00:08:23 GMT
    Former Alabama Sen. Jeremiah Denton is now resting at Arlington National Cemetery.
    Former Alabama Sen. Jeremiah Denton is now resting at Arlington National Cemetery.
  • Courts Split Decisions On Obamacare Subsidies

    Courts Split Decisions On Obamacare Subsidies

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:31 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:31:04 GMT
    Two federal courts have handed down conflicting rulings on whether the federal government can subsidize health insurance for millions of Americans.
    Two federal courts have handed down conflicting rulings on whether the federal government can subsidize health insurance for millions of Americans.
  • Is More Business Good For Traffic?

    Is More Business Good For Traffic?

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:11 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:11:56 GMT

    There are plans to build a restaurant at the corner of Airport and University Boulevards. Some worry this will add to congestion.

    There are plans to build a restaurant at the corner of Airport and University Boulevards. Some worry this will add to congestion.


  • Widow: Jury Sent Tobacco Company a $23B message

    Widow: Jury Sent Tobacco Company a $23B message

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:02 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:02:38 GMT
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    A Florida widow awarded $23.6 billion in the death of her chain-smoking husband says the massive verdict is a message to Big Tobacco.
    A Florida widow awarded $23.6 billion in the death of her chain-smoking husband says the massive verdict is a message to Big Tobacco.
  • Triple Homicide Suspect Caught in Al.

    Triple Homicide Suspect Caught in Al.

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 3:07 PM EDT2014-07-22 19:07:49 GMT
    Florida Panhandle authorities say a man wanted in connection with three homicides has been captured in Alabama.
    Florida Panhandle authorities say a man wanted in connection with three homicides has been captured in Alabama.
  • Al. Firefighters Helping with Washington Wildfires

    Al. Firefighters Helping with Washington Wildfires

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 12:45 PM EDT2014-07-22 16:45:33 GMT
    Over the weekend, seven Alabama Forestry Commission (AFC) wildland firefighters from across the state left for fire-fighting details out West. 
    Over the weekend, seven Alabama Forestry Commission (AFC) wildland firefighters from across the state left for fire-fighting details out West. 
  • McCarron, Webb Building Home in Orange Beach

    McCarron, Webb Building Home in Orange Beach

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 12:03 PM EDT2014-07-22 16:03:58 GMT
    Shortly after their wedding, it looks like Mr. and Mrs. AJ McCarron have chosen where they want to settle down.
    Shortly after their wedding, it looks like Mr. and Mrs. AJ McCarron have chosen where they want to settle down.
  • Masked Men Steal Pills From Local Pharmacy

    Masked Men Steal Pills From Local Pharmacy

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:06 AM EDT2014-07-22 15:06:24 GMT
    Two masked men robbed a local pharmacy of an undisclosed amount of drugs at gun point early this morning.
    Two masked men robbed a local pharmacy of an undisclosed amount of drugs at gun point early this morning.
  • Woman Ties Wedding Rings to Balloons

    Woman Ties Wedding Rings to Balloons

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:04 AM EDT2014-07-22 14:04:48 GMT
    A mystery involving wedding rings and a pair of balloons has apparently been solved.
    A mystery involving wedding rings and a pair of balloons has apparently been solved.
  • Woman Shoots Juvenile During Break-In

    Woman Shoots Juvenile During Break-In

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:32 AM EDT2014-07-22 13:32:51 GMT
    Prichard Police say early Friday morning, July 18, officers were called to Thors Avenue in Prichard concerning a shot fired in a residential burglary.
    Prichard Police say early Friday morning, July 18, officers were called to Thors Avenue in Prichard concerning a shot fired in a residential burglary.
  • Frustrations Mount Over New I-10 Bridge

    Frustrations Mount Over New I-10 Bridge

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:22 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:22:23 GMT
    The Federal Highway Administration was supposed to have the study signed off by July 21st.
    The Federal Highway Administration was supposed to have the study signed off by July 21st.
  • Hurricane Ivan's Impact on the Gulf Coast

    Hurricane Ivan's Impact on the Gulf Coast

    Monday, June 9 2014 9:13 PM EDT2014-06-10 01:13:42 GMT
    Hurricane Ivan's Impact on the Gulf Coast. This 30 minute program chronicles the arrival and aftermath of Hurricane Ivan, ten years ago on the Gulf Coast. Ivan was a historic storm that changed the way we plan for hurricanes. You'll see the anticipation, the preparation, the evacuation and the devastation.
    Hurricane Ivan's Impact on the Gulf Coast. This 30 minute program chronicles the arrival and aftermath of Hurricane Ivan, ten years ago on the Gulf Coast. Ivan was a historic storm that changed the way we plan for hurricanes. You'll see the anticipation, the preparation, the evacuation and the devastation.
  • National Climate Assessment Report Highlights

    National Climate Assessment Report Highlights

    Tuesday, May 6 2014 7:34 PM EDT2014-05-06 23:34:38 GMT
    The National Climate Assessment gives the latest of what is known about the impacts of global warming and climate change in the United States. These are the 13 key findings, unedited. Global climate is changing and this is apparent across the United States in a wide range of observations.
    The National Climate Assessment gives the latest of what is known about the impacts of global warming and climate change in the United States. These are the 13 key findings, unedited. Global climate is changing and this is apparent across the United States in a wide range of observations.
  • Atmore Wind Damage was a Downburst

    Atmore Wind Damage was a Downburst

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 4:07 PM EDT2014-04-01 20:07:38 GMT
    Tree damage from thunderstorm downburst.Tree damage from thunderstorm downburst.
    A preliminary National Weather Service survey of the wind damage in Atmore on March 16, 2014 judges it to be a downburst. A downburst is a burst of straight-line wind from a thunderstorm. In this case it was a very small and brief burst of wind so it is classified as a microburst. Downbursts are not unusual but this one was strong. Here is the storm survey...
    A preliminary National Weather Service survey of the wind damage in Atmore on March 16, 2014 judges it to be a downburst. A downburst is a burst of straight-line wind from a thunderstorm. In this case it was a very small and brief burst of wind so it is classified as a microburst. Downbursts are not unusual but this one was strong. Here is the storm survey...
  • WWII and Korean Veterans Honored at Reese's Senior Bowl

    WWII and Korean Veterans Honored at Reese's Senior Bowl

    Tuesday, January 14 2014 11:25 AM EST2014-01-14 16:25:46 GMT
    Veterans of World War Two and Korea will be among those being honored before this year's Reese's Senior Bowl in Mobile. 
    Veterans of World War Two and Korea will be among those being honored before this year's Reese's Senior Bowl in Mobile. 
  • Pensacola Woman Dies from Flu

    Pensacola Woman Dies from Flu

    Sunday, January 12 2014 6:31 PM EST2014-01-12 23:31:31 GMT
    A woman from Pensacola has died from the flu.
    A woman from Pensacola has died from the flu.
  • Bradley Byrne Joins House of Representatives

    Bradley Byrne Joins House of Representatives

    Wednesday, January 8 2014 6:09 PM EST2014-01-08 23:09:13 GMT
    After five months, Lower Alabama is once again represented in Congress. Bradley Byrne was sworn-in Wednesday afternoon on the floor of the House of Representatives. 
    After five months, Lower Alabama is once again represented in Congress. Bradley Byrne was sworn-in Wednesday afternoon on the floor of the House of Representatives. 
  • Shellfish Waters Closed In Mobile & Baldwin

    Shellfish Waters Closed In Mobile & Baldwin

    Thursday, January 2 2014 6:04 PM EST2014-01-02 23:04:26 GMT
    The Alabama Department of Public Health has closed all shellfish growing waters in Mobile and Baldwin counties.
    The Alabama Department of Public Health has closed all shellfish growing waters in Mobile and Baldwin counties.
  • Police Ask For Help Identifying Body

    Police Ask For Help Identifying Body

    Tuesday, December 31 2013 7:09 AM EST2013-12-31 12:09:31 GMT
    Fort Walton Beach police are asking for help identifying a man found dead in Choctawhatchee Bay.
    Fort Walton Beach police are asking for help identifying a man found dead in Choctawhatchee Bay.
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