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Why University of Alabama Football is Unique

Aristotle Tziampiris | Posted 09.21.2015 | Sports
Aristotle Tziampiris

There is football, college football and then there is University of Alabama football. A visit to Tuscaloosa for the night game against Ole Miss was an eye opener, dispelled many stereotypes and provided me with a renewed appreciation for SEC football.

Mother Of Toddler Dead In Hot Car Case Hires Attorney

AP | JEFF MARTIN | Posted 07.11.2014 | Crime

ATLANTA (AP) — The wife of a Georgia man facing charges after their son was left in a hot car and died has retained a criminal defense attorney for ...

Memoir of a Liberal Southern Journalist

Glen Browder | Posted 04.07.2013 | Books
Glen Browder

Others can and will profile Ayers' impressive public career as presented in his autobiography. What I want to do here is profile "Brandy" as a person, using excerpts from the book to more fully portray this complex man and his progressive mission.

Real-life Walter White Sought On Meth Charge

AP | Posted 10.17.2012 | Crime

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — A man who shares the same name with television's most noted meth dealer is wanted by authorities in Alabama for allegedly vio...

Legendary Athletes Bike Through Alabama To Raise $1 Million For Tornado Relief

AP | JAY REEVES | Posted 04.24.2012 | Impact

HENAGAR, Ala. -- Pedaling past tornado-tossed homes and broken trees, Heisman Trophy winner Bo Jackson and about 100 bicyclists started a five-day, 30...

LSU Beats Alabama In "Game Of The Century"

AP | PAUL NEWBERRY | Posted 01.05.2012 | Sports

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The defenses lived up to the billing in the latest Game of the Century. Neither No. 1 LSU nor No. 2 Alabama could reach the e...

Woman Draws Beard On Face, Robs Bank

Posted 10.02.2011 | Crime

Some bank robbers scribble their demands on notes and pass them to tellers. Others scribble beards on their faces. A woman sporting men's clothing ...

Passing Down the Blues in Alabama and Mississippi

Margie Goldsmith | Posted 08.01.2011 | Travel
Margie Goldsmith

Southerners love their blues the way we New Yorkers love our Broadway. And no matter where I go in the south -- Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, I can never get enough of the raw, gritty blues.

The 'Inevitable' Year of Very Deadly Tornadoes

Daniel Hernandez | Posted 07.26.2011 | Green
Daniel Hernandez

God forbid, but should another violent twister ravage another American city the way Joplin, Missouri was hit last Sunday, we will remember this as the...

Rebuilding Alabama: Thousands Without Homes Face A Complicated Road To Recovery

Posted 07.05.2011 | Impact

While government officials organize relief, the long interim between planning and getting things done has left Alabama's victims of the storms uncerta...

Alabama Sports Fans Put Away Rivalries To Help Storm-Stricken South

Posted 07.04.2011 | Impact

They say the rivalry between Auburn University's Tigers and the University of Alabama's Crimson Tide football teams is closer to war than healthy comp...

Over 600 Tornado Victims In Tuscaloosa Hospital

AP | Posted 06.28.2011 | Green

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- A mesmerized crowd gathered at the 7th floor waiting-room window of a Tuscaloosa hospital to watch a huge tornado barrel toward th...

SHOCKING VIDEO: Alabama Football Stadium Survives Tornado

Posted 06.28.2011 | Sports

Clay Hasenfuss of Tuscaloosa, Ala took a shocking video on Tuesday of a massive tornado just barely missing Bryant-Denny Stadium by 250 yards. Severe ...

Severe Storms Rip Through South, Killing At Least 297

AP/The Huffington Post | By GREG BLUESTEIN and HOLBROOK MOHR | Posted 06.28.2011 | Green

PLEASANT GROVE, Ala. (AP) -- Firefighters searched one splintered pile after another for survivors Thursday, combing the remains of houses and neighbo...