Alabama high school students still displaced after 2018 fire

Published Aug. 19 2019

Students of an Alabama high school that was gutted by a fire are still stuffing themselves into a repurposed elementary...

Ex-Alabama governor accused in sex scandal opens dermatology firm

Published Aug. 19 2019

A former Alabama governor who resigned amid a sex scandal has now opened a dermatology office.

Deputies find newborn covered in ants on floorboard of van

Published Aug. 19 2019

Police in Kentucky say a mother and grandmother were arrested when deputies discovered a 16-day-old newborn covered in ants on...


Alabama man drowns in Lake Michigan

Published Aug. 19 2019

An Alabama veterinarian is dead following an apparent drowning on Lake Michigan.

Georgia voters challenge validity of new election system

Published Aug. 19 2019

Georgia voters who want hand-marked paper ballots are challenging the new election system state officials are rushing to implement in...

Age, gender released of child found dead in Tennessee

Published Aug. 19 2019

Authorities in Tennessee say a child found dead in a car at a parking lot in sweltering heat was a...

Stolen car wrecks in Tennessee, 2 killed

Published Aug. 19 2019

Police in Tennessee say two people in a stolen car were killed when it went out of control along a...

Sentencing set for man who beat gay man, bragged about it

Published Aug. 19 2019

Sentencing has been set for a Tennessee man convicted of aggravated assault for severely beating a gay man and bragging...

Police: Woman tried to smother husband at Tennessee hospital

Published Aug. 19 2019

A 60-year-old woman is accused of trying to smother her husband with a pillow as he lay in a hospital...

Islamic State claims bombing at Kabul wedding that killed 63

Published Aug. 18 2019

The suicide bomber stood in the middle of the dancing, clapping crowd as hundreds of Afghan children and adults celebrated...

Where was Woodstock held? 5 myths about the famous festival

Published Aug. 17 2019

Woodstock is surrounded by myths, legends and misperceptions. Here's the real story about five of them.

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

Published Aug. 16 2019

Here's a roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week.

Greenland to Trump: Thanks, but we're not for sale

Published Aug. 16 2019

Greenlanders are giving Donald Trump the cold shoulder.

Churches arm, train congregants in wake of mass shootings

Published Aug. 16 2019

Acrid gun smoke clouded the sunny entrance of a Texas church on a recent Sunday.

Coalition of states and cities opposes Alabama's effort to exclude migrants in Census

Published Aug. 16 2019

A coalition of 15 states and several major cities is opposing a lawsuit by the state of Alabama that would...

Mormon church warning: Beware of those fancy coffee drinks

Published Aug. 16 2019

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has issued a warning to members that coffee is prohibited no matter...

Medical examiner rules Epstein death a suicide by hanging

Published Aug. 16 2019

The New York City medical examiner ruled Jeffrey Epstein's death a suicide Friday, confirming after nearly a week of speculation...

New York pursuing Sacklers' financial records in opioid case

Published Aug. 16 2019

New York officials are demanding that banks and other companies with connections to the family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell undergoes surgery to repair shoulder fracture

Published Aug. 16 2019

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has undergone surgery to repair a fracture in his shoulder.

Alabama prison sweep nets weapons, phones, drugs

Published Aug. 16 2019

Corrections officials say a search of a state prison in central Alabama turned up weapons, illegal drugs and cellphones.

Crowd packs meeting opposed to Mobile toll plan

Published Aug. 16 2019

Hundreds of people turned out for a meeting organized by opponents of a plan to use tolls to pay for...

Man flees authorities in chase that crossed state line

Published Aug. 16 2019

Mississippi and Alabama authorities say a man led them on a high-speed chase and almost ran over a deputy.

Free meals for all at 77 Atlanta public schools

Published Aug. 16 2019

Students in 77 Atlanta public schools are getting free breakfast and lunch, no matter their family income.