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  • CEO: Rivers to quit Clippers if Sterling stays

    CEO: Rivers to quit Clippers if Sterling stays

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:56 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:56:06 GMT
    Richard Parsons, the interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers, is due to step into the battle of billionaires going on in probate court over the proposed sale of the Los Angeles Clippers.
    Los Angeles Clippers interim CEO Richard Parsons says coach Doc Rivers has told him he'll quit if Donald Sterling remains owner of the team.
  • At 101, nation's longest-serving volunteer weather observer gets place in sun

    At 101, nation's longest-serving volunteer weather observer gets place in sun

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:18 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:18:44 GMT
    It takes only a couple of minutes, twice a day, but 101-year-old Richard Hendrickson is fiercely proud that he has done the same thing for his country and community nearly every day since Herbert Hoover was in the White House in 1930.
    It takes only a couple of minutes, twice a day, but 101-year-old Richard Hendrickson is fiercely proud that he has done the same thing for his country and community nearly every day since Herbert Hoover was in the White House in 1930.
  • JeffCo schools approve hiring of deputy supt.

    JeffCo schools approve hiring of deputy supt.

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 4:46 PM EDT2014-07-22 20:46:34 GMT
    Jefferson county superintendent of schools Dr. Craig Pouncey wants to clarify the chain of command within the district. Dr. Pouncey expects to hire a deputy superintendent of school and community support. The position is intended to provide school administrators with a direct link to the district office. Pouncey says hiring a deputy superintendent ensures that board governance is determined and understood correctly. "I think that will link each community with representatives of the board," s...
    Jefferson county superintendent of schools Dr. Craig Pouncey wants to clarify the chain of command within the district. Dr. Pouncey expects to hire a deputy superintendent of school and community support. The position is intended to provide school administrators with a direct link to the district office. Pouncey says hiring a deputy superintendent ensures that board governance is determined and understood correctly. "I think that will link each community with representatives of the board," s...
  • Alabama ranks among worst in child well-being

    Alabama ranks among worst in child well-being

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 4:41 PM EDT2014-07-22 20:41:03 GMT
    Something doesn't add up when it comes to math and Alabama's eighth grade students. The latest national assessment of education progress puts Alabama 50th. Eighty percent of eighth graders in the state aren't proficient in math. The latest Kids Count report also places Alabama 44th in the nation when it comes to overall child well-being. Some educators blame a lot of the problems on systemic poverty in this state. Dr. Craig Pouncey, superintendent of Jefferson County schools says until th...
    Something doesn't add up when it comes to math and Alabama's eighth grade students. The latest national assessment of education progress puts Alabama 50th. Eighty percent of eighth graders in the state aren't proficient in math. The latest Kids Count report also places Alabama 44th in the nation when it comes to overall child well-being. Some educators blame a lot of the problems on systemic poverty in this state. Dr. Craig Pouncey, superintendent of Jefferson County schools says until th...
  • UAB gets commitment from JUCO receiver/returner

    UAB gets commitment from JUCO receiver/returner

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 4:39 PM EDT2014-07-22 20:39:37 GMT
    Alex Byers is set to return to his southeast roots. The junior college wide receiver and return man committed to UAB. He's the ninth member of the Blazers 2015 recruiting class.Byers went to Spoto High School in Riverview, Fla. but is currently a student at Antelope Valley College, a junior college in California. Byers led the Antelope Valley football team with 9 touchdowns last season, catching six touchdowns and returning three kickoffs for scores. The 6-foot-2, 170 pound player had 23 catc...
    Alex Byers is set to return to his southeast roots. The junior college wide receiver and return man committed to UAB. He's the ninth member of the Blazers 2015 recruiting class.Byers went to Spoto High School in Riverview, Fla. but is currently a student at Antelope Valley College, a junior college in California. Byers led the Antelope Valley football team with 9 touchdowns last season, catching six touchdowns and returning three kickoffs for scores. The 6-foot-2, 170 pound player had 23 catc...
  • Body of missing swimmer recovered in Gulf Shores

    Body of missing swimmer recovered in Gulf Shores

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 4:25 PM EDT2014-07-22 20:25:31 GMT
    Authorities have recovered the body of a Louisiana teen missing in dangerous surf on the Alabama coast. Gulf Shores police say a person riding a personal watercraft found the body in the water on Tuesday and brought it ashore near the public beach.
    Authorities have recovered the body of a Louisiana teen missing in dangerous surf on the Alabama coast. Gulf Shores police say a person riding a personal watercraft found the body in the water on Tuesday and brought it ashore near the public beach.
  • Judge denies Rolando McClain's request to delay trial due to Cowboys training camp

    Judge denies Rolando McClain's request to delay trial due to Cowboys training camp

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 3:59 PM EDT2014-07-22 19:59:05 GMT
     An Alabama judge has denied a motion from Dallas linebacker Rolando McClain to delay his trial because of training camp.
     An Alabama judge has denied a motion from Dallas linebacker Rolando McClain to delay his trial because of training camp.
  • Ohio man accused of enslaving mentally disabled woman gets 30 years in prison

    Ohio man accused of enslaving mentally disabled woman gets 30 years in prison

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 2:46 PM EDT2014-07-22 18:46:43 GMT
    An Ohio man convicted along with his girlfriend of enslaving a mentally disabled woman for two years through intimidation, threats and abuse was sentenced Tuesday to 30 years in federal prison.
    An Ohio man convicted along with his girlfriend of enslaving a mentally disabled woman for two years through intimidation, threats and abuse was sentenced Tuesday to 30 years in federal prison.
  • Georgia DE Jon Taylor arrested on felony assault charge after altercation with girlfriend

    Georgia DE Jon Taylor arrested on felony assault charge after altercation with girlfriend

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 2:19 PM EDT2014-07-22 18:19:48 GMT
    Police say a University of Georgia football player is facing a charge of aggravated assault, a felony.
    Police say a University of Georgia football player is facing a charge of aggravated assault, a felony.
  • Heflin police: North Carolina man arrested with over 8 pounds of marijuana

    Heflin police: North Carolina man arrested with over 8 pounds of marijuana

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 2:04 PM EDT2014-07-22 18:04:33 GMT
    A North Carolina man was arrested Monday after Heflin police found over eight pounds of marijuana in his car during a traffic stop.
    A North Carolina man was arrested Monday after Heflin police found over eight pounds of marijuana in his car during a traffic stop.
  • Birmingham Mayor, Leaders applaud DNC site visit

    Birmingham Mayor, Leaders applaud DNC site visit

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 2:00 PM EDT2014-07-22 18:00:54 GMT
    Birmingham Mayor William Bell said Tuesday the site visit by the Democratic National Committee has been a success so far. A DNC team is on a two-day site visit evaluating Birmingham's capability of hosting
    Birmingham Mayor William Bell said Tuesday the site visit by the Democratic National Committee has been a success so far.
  • Gov. Bentley appoints longtime fiscal expert as Alabama's new state budget officer

    Gov. Bentley appoints longtime fiscal expert as Alabama's new state budget officer

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 1:27 PM EDT2014-07-22 17:27:51 GMT
    Longtime state fiscal expert Kelly Butler is Alabama's new state budget officer. Gov. Robert Bentley announced Butler's appointment on Tuesday.
    Longtime state fiscal expert Kelly Butler is Alabama's new state budget officer. Gov. Robert Bentley announced Butler's appointment on Tuesday.
  • New York City real estate heir charged with urinating on candy at drug store

    New York City real estate heir charged with urinating on candy at drug store

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 1:21 PM EDT2014-07-22 17:21:22 GMT
    A New York City real estate heir who admitted killing his neighbor in Texas a decade ago is facing a new charge in Houston — that he urinated on candy at a drug store.
    A New York City real estate heir who admitted killing his neighbor in Texas a decade ago is facing a new charge in Houston — that he urinated on candy at a drug store.
  • Man wanted in connection with 3 homicides captured in Troy

    Man wanted in connection with 3 homicides captured in Troy

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 12:39 PM EDT2014-07-22 16:39:53 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.
  • Bengals place AJ McCarron on non-football injury list

    Bengals place AJ McCarron on non-football injury list

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:15 AM EDT2014-07-22 15:15:42 GMT
    AJ McCarron played the role of spectator as the Cincinnati Bengals began training camp on Monday.
    AJ McCarron played the role of spectator as the Cincinnati Bengals began training camp on Monday.
  • Bills DT Marcell Dareus to enter NFL substance abuse program

    Bills DT Marcell Dareus to enter NFL substance abuse program

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:14 AM EDT2014-07-22 15:14:07 GMT
    Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus agreed to enter an NFL substance abuse program in a bid to have felony drug charges in Alabama dismissed, his attorney said on Monday.
    Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus agreed to enter an NFL substance abuse program in a bid to have felony drug charges in Alabama dismissed, his attorney said on Monday.
  • SCLC National Convention schedule

    SCLC National Convention schedule

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:00 AM EDT2014-07-22 13:00:19 GMT
    The SCLC National Convention schedule
    The SCLC National Convention schedule
  • McIlroy will emerge even stronger than ever

    McIlroy will emerge even stronger than ever

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 8:31 AM EDT2014-07-22 12:31:20 GMT
    The celebration began long before Rory McIlroy had a chance to drink out of the claret jug.
    The celebration began long before Rory McIlroy had a chance to drink out of the claret jug.
  • DNC's first day on Birmingham site visit

    DNC's first day on Birmingham site visit

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 8:26 AM EDT2014-07-22 12:26:14 GMT
    It's been a full day of sightseeing for a team with the Democratic National Committee.A 12-member group is touring a variety of Birmingham hotels, attractions and venues Monday as part of a two-day site visit.Birmingham is one of five cities vying to hose the Democratic National Convention in 2016. The committee is in the Magic City to see if it has the hotel and venue space to pull off the large-scale event.ABC 33/40 went alongside the team for part of its day. Members saw the Birmingham Mus...
    It's been a full day of sightseeing for a team with the Democratic National Committee.A 12-member group is touring a variety of Birmingham hotels, attractions and venues Monday as part of a two-day site visit.Birmingham is one of five cities vying to hose the Democratic National Convention in 2016. The committee is in the Magic City to see if it has the hotel and venue space to pull off the large-scale event.ABC 33/40 went alongside the team for part of its day. Members saw the Birmingham Mus...
  • Warrants issued to arrest Forkland mayor

    Warrants issued to arrest Forkland mayor

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 8:24 AM EDT2014-07-22 12:24:52 GMT

    Warrants allege: Theft of Property & Tampering Govt Records

    Warrants allege: Theft of Property & Tampering Govt Records

  • House on Fire in Birmingham

    House on Fire in Birmingham

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 7:37 AM EDT2014-07-22 11:37:52 GMT
     Firefighters are working to put out a house fire in Ensley. It broke out just before midnight Monday near 16th street and Avenue I. We will give you more information as soon as those details become available.
     Firefighters are working to put out a house fire in Ensley. It broke out just before midnight Monday near 16th street and Avenue I. We will give you more information as soon as those details become available.
  • Firefighters Trying to Fix Gas Leak

    Firefighters Trying to Fix Gas Leak

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 7:37 AM EDT2014-07-22 11:37:18 GMT
    Birmingham, Ala. _ Firefighters are trying to fix a gas leak at a building in Birmingham. The call came in just before 6:00 a.m. Tuesday morning. The building is located at 3424 6th Avenue South. We have a crew on the way and will give you more information once it becomes available.
    Birmingham, Ala. _ Firefighters are trying to fix a gas leak at a building in Birmingham. The call came in just before 6:00 a.m. Tuesday morning. The building is located at 3424 6th Avenue South. We have a crew on the way and will give you more information once it becomes available.
  • DNC trip helps change residents’ perspective of Birmingham

    DNC trip helps change residents’ perspective of Birmingham

    Monday, July 21 2014 7:35 PM EDT2014-07-21 23:35:35 GMT
    Whether Birmingham is chosen or not, the DNC selection committee's trip alone is a big win.
    Whether Birmingham is chosen or not, the DNC selection committee's trip alone is a big win.
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