Florida is scheduled on Thursday to put to death an inmate by injection that includes a drug never before used in a U.S. execution.Mark James Asay, 53, would be the first Florida inmate executed since […]
- Teen indicted in Birmingham shooting that killed unborn baby July 20, 2018Avery Robert Turner, 19, was indicted by a Jefferson County grand jury on the charge of capital murder. He's been in jail - held without bond - since the April shooting.
- Birmingham brothers indicted in shooting death of cousin July 20, 2018The murder indictments against Travis Vanhorn, 23, and Thavion Vanhorn, 20, were issued June 22 and made public Friday, according to court documents. They are charged in the March 23 killing of Garry Lynn Logan, a 29-year-old father of four daughters and local rapper.
- After 17 die in Branson, Alabama duck boat owner stresses safety July 20, 2018Mobile's duck boats don't just operate in different waters than the one that capsized Thursday in Branson, Mo., says a company founder: They operate in a different world.
- Former west Alabama bank president pleads guilty to identity theft in $100,000 fraud scheme July 20, 2018John Kevin Vann, 57, pleaded to a charge of identity theft in Bibb County before Circuit Judge Donald McMillan on Thursday, said District Attorney Michael Jackson. He was initially charged by Bibb County authorities with identity theft, first-degree forgery and first-degree theft of property.
- Pedestrian killed in overnight Jefferson County hit-and-run July 20, 2018Jefferson County sheriff's Chief Deputy Randy Christian said deputies were dispatched at 10:30 p.m. to a report of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle at Carson Road and 16th Terrace Circle N.W.
- Alabama's unemployment rate is up, but more people are working July 20, 2018Last month, the number of Alabamians employed reached 2,098,377, a record high.
A Powerball ticket sold in Massachusetts will have won more than $750 million on Wednesday. The ticket matched all six number draw, but has still gone unclaimed to one of the largest in the lottery’s […]
Tuesday millions of people ogled the skies using eclipse viewers, but happens now with the glasses? Another eclipse will cross America in 2024, or you can donate them to other parts of the world, who […]
- Bayer to phase out Essure birth control device in U.S July 20, 2018Healthcare company Bayer on Friday said it would discontinue the sale of its birth control product Essure in the United States, citing a decline in sales of the implantable device which made the business no longer sustainable.
- Swiss, German drugmakers join U.S. price freeze July 20, 2018European drugmakers Roche, Bayer and Merck KGaA became the latest companies to freeze prices in the United States following criticism by the Trump administration of the cost of medicine.
- FDA approves Agios Pharmaceuticals leukemia drug July 20, 2018Agios Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Friday its oral drug to treat a type of leukemia was approved by the U.S. health regulator.
- Virtual reality may help cure fear of heights July 20, 2018(Reuters Health) - A virtual reality program may work at least as well as one-on-one therapy to help people overcome a fear of heights, a UK study suggests.
- Honduras appeals WTO landmark ruling on Australia's plain tobacco packaging July 20, 2018Honduras has appealed against a WTO ruling won last month by Australia on its "plain" packaging requirements for tobacco, a WTO spokesman said on Friday.
- EU drug regulators step up work to prepare for 'no deal' Brexit July 20, 2018Drug regulators across Europe are hiring extra staff and increasing their workload as the role of British experts in the EU-wide system of medicines supervision winds down ahead of Brexit.