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LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Vegas Golden Knights know the importance of winning at home.
Last season they went 29-10-2 on home ice during the regular season, en route to their remarkable run to the Stanley Cup Final.
This year, once again, the defending Western Conference champions are ...
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Trustees at the University of South Alabama in Mobile have approved funding to build a new football stadium on campus.
Al.com reports that board members ...
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Anniston 59, Lincoln 41
B.B. Comer 58, Vincent 48
Carbon Hill 47, Haleyville 40
Central Coosa 63, Fayetteville 27
Charles Henderson 66, Dothan 46
Cherokee County 69, Cedar Bluff ...
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Almost 30 priests, deacons and other men have been “credibly accused” of sexual misconduct in south Alabama dating back to 1950, the Roman Catholic Church said Thursday as it released their names.
Statements released along with a letter from Archbishop Thomas Rodi Jr. ...
Troy (9-3, Sun Belt) vs Buffalo (10-3, MAC), Dec. 22, 7 p.m. ET
LOCATION: Mobile, Alabama
Police: Man arrested for firing at car, shooting daughter
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Police in Alabama have arrested a man they say shot his own 9-year-old daughter in the shoulder while firing at a moving car during a possible child custody dispute.
News outlets report 39-year-old Robert Hooper was arrested Monday and charged with attempted murder in ...
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say a gunman firing into a car on Interstate 10 in southwest Alabama shot his 9-year-old daughter in the shoulder.
Mobile police say the girl’s injuries aren’t life-threatening, and no names have been released.
But a police statement say a man ...
Carnival cruise ship to continue docking in Mobile
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Alabama’s only cruise ship will continue docking at the port of Mobile.
Mayor Sandy Stimpson says the city has extended its contract with Carnival Cruise Line for the company to keep offering trips aboard the Carnival Fantasy from Mobile.
Stimpson announced the ...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Coast Guard says it has rescued three people and a dog whose 14-foot boat capsized near the Mississippi-Alabama state line.
A news release Friday says the agency received a report late Thursday that the flat-bottomed boat had capsized near Bayou Heron, Mississippi, ...
Correction: Clergy Abuse-Alabama Mississippi story
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — In a story Nov. 12 about the release of the names of clergy members accused of sexually abusing minors, The Associated Press underreported the number of Catholics and Catholic priests in Alabama and Mississippi. According to the 2017 Official Catholic Directory, the four ...
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Supreme Court justice christens Navy ship in Mobile
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor was on hand in Mobile, Alabama, to christen a U.S. Navy ship.
Al.com reports that the USNS Puerto Rico was christened ...
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — There won’t be an oyster season on the Alabama coast in the coming year, an unusual move caused by what officials say is a lack of oysters in state waters.
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Authorities in Alabama say a sheriff’s deputy shot a man who tried to strike several undercover officers with a vehicle.
Mobile County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Lori Myles tells news outlets that 53-year-old Michael Orlando had evaded multiple law enforcement ...
Alabama man arrested on murder charge, 2nd man wanted
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama man has been arrested on a murder charge and police are looking for a second suspect.
News outlets reported that 21-year-old Jeremyah Deunte Howell of Mobile has been arrested and charged in the Saturday death of 25-year-old Rashad Montel McClaney of ...
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Family members are burying an autistic man who authorities say was beaten to death in a group home.
WKRG-TV reports 21-year-old ...
Athens 21, Austin 18
Autauga Academy 42, Patrician Academy 0
Beulah 54, McKenzie 7
Brookwood 34, Holt 13
Clay-Chalkville 45, Gadsden 17
Collinsville 34, Valley Head 0
Cottonwood 35, Kinston 6
Decatur 40, Sparkman 14
2 men arrested in fatal shooting of Alabama city worker
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Police say two men have been arrested in a shooting that killed an Alabama city employee and wounded two other men.
Mobile police tell news outlets 18-year-old Myles Caples and 23-year-old Patrick Johnson were charged with murder and other offenses in the shooting of ...
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama mayor has fired 10 employees who staged a “sick out” over working conditions.
WALA-TV reports that Mobile Mayor Sandy Stimpson fired the workers Wednesday. Sixteen other employees were reinstated.
More than two dozen public works employees were placed ...
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama man convicted of killing four children by throwing them off a bridge had his death sentence reduced by a judge Monday to life imprisonment, after tests showed the man had an IQ of 51.
The state attorney general’s office and defense lawyers jointly asked the ...
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — A man convicted of killed four children by throwing them from a bridge has had his death sentence reduced to life imprisonment after tests showed he had an IQ of 51.
A judge Monday granted a request from lawyers for the state and defense to change Lam Luong’s sentence ...
EVERGREEN, Ala. (AP) — For David Webb, it was love at first bite.
His obsession with Conecuh sausage started when he was 13 years old. His parents brought some home from the commissary on the U.S. Coast Guard base in Mobile.
“I’ll never forget it,” he says. “My dad cooked it on the ...
Amazon breaking ground on Birmingham-area facility
BESSEMER, Ala. (AP) — Amazon is marking the start of work on a distribution center that will employ about 1,500 people near Birmingham.
A groundbreaking ceremony is set for Tuesday afternoon at the site of Amazon’s new facility in Bessemer. Workers at the $325 million center will use ...
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MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments Tuesday in the case of an inmate sentenced to death for killing an Alabama police officer in 1985 but who lawyers say can no longer remember the murder because of stroke-induced dementia.
Justices will decide if it would ...
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court will consider the case of an Alabama death row inmate who lawyers say suffers from dementia and can no longer remember killing a police officer in 1985.
Justices will hear arguments Tuesday on whether it would be unconstitutional to execute ...
Lenzing halts plant expansion in southwest Alabama
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — An Austria-based fiber production company has backed away from plans to expand a plant in a city in southwest Alabama.
Lenzing passed on expanding its plant in Axis, Alabama, because of trade tensions and a tight labor market, Al.com reported. The plan halted the $300 ...
Official: Campus nooses prompted by approach of Halloween
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — A university official says a student suspended for tying two nooses on an Alabama campus and leaving them hanging in a tree did so because it’s getting close to Halloween.
A vice president for the University of South Alabama in Mobile, Michael Mitchell, says the student ...
12 cases of West Nile reported in Alabama’s Mobile County
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Alabama’s Mobile County has confirmed its 12th case of West Nile virus.
The county’s health department Friday announced the increase in a press release. The first case was reported in August.
County Health Officer Dr. Bernard H. Eichold II urged residents to ...
Reverend protests Nike’s Kaepernick campaign during service
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama reverend has cut up a Nike headband and wristband before his congregation to protest the company partnering with former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick.
Mississippi man pleads guilty in 5 Alabama slayings
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A Mississippi man charged with using an ax and a rifle to kill five people in rural Alabama has pleaded guilty to capital murder, court records show.
A judge accepted the pleas Derrick Dearman made after the Lucedale, Mississippi, man signed a document last week ...
Baseball team changes name to Rocket City Trash Pandas
MADISON, Ala. (AP) — A minor league baseball team in Alabama has changed its name to the Rocket City Trash Pandas following months of brainstorming.
News outlets report the Mobile BayBears will take on the new moniker when the team moves to Madison, a Huntsville suburb. The owner of the ...
The Latest: Weakening Gordon still dumping lots of rain
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Depression Gordon (all times local):
Tropical Depression Gordon is piling up huge rainfall totals in parts of the South, including more than 10 inches (25 centimeters) in the Florida Panhandle.
The Southeast Regional Climate ...
GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) — Tropical-force winds from fast-moving Gordon smashed into the coastline of Alabama and the western Florida Panhandle on Tuesday evening, the frontal edge of a system just offshore that forecasters warned could become a hurricane by the time it makes ...
GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Gordon (all times local):
The National Hurricane Center says Gordon has begun hurling tropical storm-force winds onshore along the Alabama and western Florida Panhandle coastline.
The Miami-based forecasting center said ...
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — The University of South Alabama in Mobile is changing the name of its hospital.
Trustees on Friday approved changing the name of USA Medical Center to University Hospital.
A statement from the university’s medical dean, Dr. John Marymount, says the new name ...
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — The Alabama Supreme Court has ruled that a former state trooper who spent 15 years in prison for the murder of his wife before being released by a judge two years ago will face a new trial in her death.
Alabama woman who appeared on ‘My 600-lb Life’ dies
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama woman, who appeared on the sixth season of the reality television show “My 600-lb Life,” has died.
News outlets report Lisa Fleming, of Mobile, died Thursday. She was 50 years old.
Fleming was bedridden and weighed over 700 pounds (317 kilograms) when ...
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama county has settled a lawsuit with a former inmate who was paralyzed during a fight with a corrections officer in 2015.
Jay Ross, an attorney for Mobile County,
Police seeking owner of briefcase filled with fossils
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Police in Alabama are trying to find the owner of an old briefcase that was filled with what appears to be ancient fossils, teeth, and crystals.
Photos released by police Wednesday show what appear to be fossilized fish, animal teeth, geodes, a large shell and a small ...
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — The city of Mobile is refusing to put $10 million into an on-campus stadium for the University of South Alabama.
News outlets report City Council members voted against the proposal by a 4-3 margin on Tuesday.
University officials had sought the money over a ...
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Union members are back at work after suspending their strike against an Alabama soft drink bottler.
Employees of Coca-Cola Bottling Co. United in Mobile, Robertsdale and Leroy, as well as in Vancleave, Mississippi, went back to work Monday, suspending a walkout that ...
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama city’s police department will be required to release body camera video of when high school students were pepper-sprayed in 2016 by an officer while painting a cannon after a football game.
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Union members say they and an Alabama soft drink distributor are supposed to meet Monday with a federal mediator in hopes of resolving a strike.
Employees of Coca-Cola Bottling Company United in Mobile, Robertsdale and Leroy, as well as in Vancleave, Mississippi, went ...
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama school system has placed a prep football coach on leave after players were videotaped beating a teammate in a locker room.
The action announced Wednesday against Davidson High School coach Fred Riley was effective immediately, Mobile County schools ...
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — After a “task force” meeting on Monday, the Mobile City Council still seems poised to vote Aug. 14 on a proposal to help fund a USA Stadium. But in a fresh twist, that vote now seems to be linked to a companion measure that hasn’t seen daylight yet.
Going in, the task ...
FOLEY, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say two men were killed after a small plane crashed shortly after takeoff near the Alabama coast.
WALA-TV reports the plane’s pilot and lone passenger died Saturday when the aircraft ...
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Mobile will launch its downtown bicycle-sharing service on Aug. 15.
The launch date means that rental bikes should be readily available during the Aug. 25 Dauphin Street Beer Festival, which serves as an informal kickoff for the downtown entertainment district’s busy ...