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  • MUST-SEE: Monster Gator is a Jaw-Dropper

    MUST-SEE: Monster Gator is a Jaw-Dropper

    Monday, August 18 2014 7:02 PM EDT2014-08-18 23:02:31 GMT
    A massive 15-foot gator caught in Wilcox County is leaving sightseers in complete awe!
    A massive 15-foot gator caught in Wilcox County is leaving sightseers in complete awe!
  • ALS Patient: Disease Breaks Down Body but Not Spirit

    ALS Patient: Disease Breaks Down Body but Not Spirit

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 11:44 PM EDT2014-08-20 03:44:03 GMT
    The ALS Association says the ice bucket challenge is having a huge impact in helping them raise money and awareness for the disease.
    The ALS Association says the ice bucket challenge is having a huge impact in helping them raise money and awareness for the disease.
  • News 5 Accepts Ice Bucket Challenge

    News 5 Accepts Ice Bucket Challenge

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 9:20 AM EDT2014-08-20 13:20:43 GMT
    You've seen ALS Ice Bucket videos online, but none like this.
    You've seen ALS Ice Bucket videos online, but none like this.
  • ISIS Beheads American Journalist

    ISIS Beheads American Journalist

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 10:12 AM EDT2014-08-20 14:12:18 GMT
    President Barack Obama is expected to make a statement today about the beheading of American journalist James Foley by militants with the Islamic State extremist group.
    President Barack Obama is expected to make a statement today about the beheading of American journalist James Foley by militants with the Islamic State extremist group.
  • Gulf Shores Chief Calls Out Missouri Captain

    Gulf Shores Chief Calls Out Missouri Captain

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 5:40 PM EDT2014-08-19 21:40:59 GMT
    The Gulf Shores Police Chief doesn't hold much back in an open letter written to Missouri Highway Patrol Capt. Ron Johnson. Chief Ed Delmore wrote the letter Sunday on the website LawOfficer.com. His message to the captain, "you blew it."
        The Gulf Shores Police Chief doesn't hold much back in an open letter written to Missouri Highway Patrol Capt. Ron Johnson. Chief Ed Delmore wrote the letter Sunday on the website LawOfficer.com. His message to the captain, "you blew it."
  • Man Wakes Up To Bloody Stranger On Couch

    Man Wakes Up To Bloody Stranger On Couch

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 4:56 PM EDT2014-08-19 20:56:23 GMT
    A Massachusetts man who fell asleep in a chair in his living room over the weekend got quite the surprise when he woke up - a bloody stranger asleep on the couch.
    A Massachusetts man who fell asleep in a chair in his living room over the weekend got quite the surprise when he woke up - a bloody stranger asleep on the couch.
  • MPD Looking for Debit Card Thieves

    MPD Looking for Debit Card Thieves

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 12:57 PM EDT2014-08-19 16:57:02 GMT
    Mobile Police are looking for information regarding the identification and/or location of the two male subjects in these photos.
    Mobile Police are looking for information regarding the identification and/or location of the two male subjects in these photos.
  • UFO Spotted Over Houston

    UFO Spotted Over Houston

    Friday, August 15 2014 4:45 PM EDT2014-08-15 20:45:01 GMT
    A buzz on social media for people in Houston, Texas. Many captured an unidentified flying object on video this week. It appears to be an oval object with lights. The first reaction of many people, you guessed it, aliens! Technology these days could offer a better explanation. More and more people are flying drones. No one is giving a definite answer for the sightings, so it remains a fun mystery at this point.
    A buzz on social media for people in Houston, Texas. Many captured an unidentified flying object on video this week. It appears to be an oval object with lights. The first reaction of many people, you guessed it, aliens! Technology these days could offer a better explanation. More and more people are flying drones. No one is giving a definite answer for the sightings, so it remains a fun mystery at this point.
  • Online Vehicle Recall Check

    Online Vehicle Recall Check

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:59 AM EDT2014-08-20 09:59:26 GMT
    US safety agency offers online recall check
    US safety agency offers online recall check
  • Millions Exposed After Hospital Network Hacked

    Millions Exposed After Hospital Network Hacked

    Monday, August 18 2014 2:15 PM EDT2014-08-18 18:15:18 GMT
    Community Health Systems, which operates 206 hospitals across the United States, announced on Monday that hackers recently broke into its computers and stole data on 4.5 million patients.
    Community Health Systems, which operates 206 hospitals across the United States, announced on Monday that hackers recently broke into its computers and stole data on 4.5 million patients.
  • Man Shot After Reporting Cross Burning in His Yard

    Man Shot After Reporting Cross Burning in His Yard

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 5:16 PM EDT2014-08-19 21:16:01 GMT
    Police trying to determine whether attack was prompted by people being upset that the man was visited by his mixed-race grandchildren
    Police trying to determine whether attack was prompted by people being upset that the man was visited by his mixed-race grandchildren
  • Growing Algae in Daphne

    Growing Algae in Daphne

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 9:37 PM EDT2014-08-20 01:37:19 GMT
    Algae may be bad for your pool or pond. But a business in Daphne is harvesting it--for energy!
    Algae may be bad for your pool or pond. But a business in Daphne is harvesting it--for energy!
  • Proposed City Budget Threatens Non-Profits

    Proposed City Budget Threatens Non-Profits

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 7:44 PM EDT2014-08-19 23:44:36 GMT
    Last year, about sixty agencies split $2.6 million. This year they will compete for just $1.2 million with the United Way of Southwest Alabama, and not the city, determining exactly which organizations get how much, if anything.
    Last year, about sixty agencies split $2.6 million. This year they will compete for just $1.2 million with the United Way of Southwest Alabama, and not the city, determining exactly which organizations get how much, if anything.
  • Precious Poodle Needs Home

    Precious Poodle Needs Home

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 8:22 AM EDT2014-08-20 12:22:24 GMT
    Our Pet of the Week is a two year old poodle named Lucille. She is looking for a home at the Mobile SPCA. She is a happy dog, and her fur is very soft! She was found in a local cemetery. She is crate-trained, and could well be house-trained.If you are interested in adopting Lucille, call the Mobile SPCA at (251)633-3531.
    Our Pet of the Week is a two year old poodle named Lucille. She is looking for a home at the Mobile SPCA. She is a happy dog, and her fur is very soft! She was found in a local cemetery. She is crate-trained, and could well be house-trained.If you are interested in adopting Lucille, call the Mobile SPCA at (251)633-3531.
  • Unemployment Up in Just Alabama

    Unemployment Up in Just Alabama

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 11:03 AM EDT2014-08-19 15:03:57 GMT
    The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics says Alabama was the only state that had a higher unemployment rate in July than it did a year ago.
    The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics says Alabama was the only state that had a higher unemployment rate in July than it did a year ago.
  • Lifeguards Work Almost Done

    Lifeguards Work Almost Done

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 7:46 PM EDT2014-08-19 23:46:37 GMT
    Two young children are recovering after near drowning's in Gulf Shores. The first in a retention pond at an apartment complex. The second, in a pool in the 1300 block of West Beach Blvd. in Gulf Shores. The latest in what seems to have been a summer of close calls and near misses.
    Two young children are recovering after near drowning's in Gulf Shores. The first in a retention pond at an apartment complex. The second, in a pool in the 1300 block of West Beach Blvd. in Gulf Shores. The latest in what seems to have been a summer of close calls and near misses.

  • Kenny Chesney Brings Thousands to Flora-Bama

    Kenny Chesney Brings Thousands to Flora-Bama

    Saturday, August 16 2014 10:07 PM EDT2014-08-17 02:07:04 GMT
    Country star Kenny Chesney is performing at the Flora-Bama Saturday to a crowd of about 30,000 people.
    Country star Kenny Chesney is performing at the Flora-Bama Saturday to a crowd of about 30,000 people.
  • Kenny Chesney Spotted At Local Marina

    Kenny Chesney Spotted At Local Marina

    Sunday, August 17 2014 4:39 PM EDT2014-08-17 20:39:30 GMT
    A exciting surprise for people at Sportsman Marina in Orange Beach, Alabama. Country music superstar Kenny Chesney stopped by after a ride in the waters near the Flora-Bama. News 5 is told he was relaxing on a small private yacht in Orange Beach. A viewer snapped these photos, and they even got a wave and smile. Chesney is in townfor a Saturday evening concert at the Flora-Bama. He is staying on site in his tour bus, but is apparently seeing the sights.
    A exciting surprise for people at Sportsman Marina in Orange Beach, Alabama. Country music superstar Kenny Chesney stopped by after a ride in the waters near the Flora-Bama. News 5 is told he was relaxing on a small private yacht in Orange Beach. A viewer snapped these photos, and they even got a wave and smile. Chesney is in townfor a Saturday evening concert at the Flora-Bama. He is staying on site in his tour bus, but is apparently seeing the sights.
  • Blue Angels Wow Crowds In Chicago

    Blue Angels Wow Crowds In Chicago

    Monday, August 18 2014 3:56 PM EDT2014-08-18 19:56:30 GMT
    The Gulf Coast loves the U.S. Navy's Blue Angels, and this weekend, folks in Chicago were treated to an impressive flight performance. The Blues were part of the annual Chicago Air and Water Show on Saturday. The two-day event is the largest free show of its kind in the United States. The Navy Blue Angels F/A-18, U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor, and Marine MV-22 Osprey all performed at the show. The weather had different plans for Sunday. Heavy fog rolled in a ground the Blue Angels.
    The Gulf Coast loves the U.S. Navy's Blue Angels, and this weekend, folks in Chicago were treated to an impressive flight performance. The Blues were part of the annual Chicago Air and Water Show on Saturday. The two-day event is the largest free show of its kind in the United States. The Navy Blue Angels F/A-18, U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor, and Marine MV-22 Osprey all performed at the show. The weather had different plans for Sunday. Heavy fog rolled in a ground the Blue Angels.
  • Mom and Dad Overdose with Baby in Backseat

    Mom and Dad Overdose with Baby in Backseat

    Monday, August 18 2014 4:12 PM EDT2014-08-18 20:12:27 GMT
    A mother and father have been arrested in Louisiana after they were found unconscious in a car with their small children in the backseat. The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office says both parents admitted to injecting heroin earlier in the day.
        A mother and father have been arrested in Louisiana after they were found unconscious in a car with their small children in the backseat. The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office says both parents admitted to injecting heroin earlier in the day.
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