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Severe storms possible again this week

The National Weather Service (NWS) is monitoring a system expected to impact Alabama this week. Along with storms, forecasters believe...

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State legislators weigh in on Supreme Court case involving free speech on college campuses

Sixteen state legislators filed an amicus brief with the Alabama Supreme Court relating to a case concerning free speech on public...

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House to consider legislation to delay implementation of the Literacy Act

The Alabama House of Representatives will consider controversial legislation postponing the enforcement of a provision of the 2019...

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The Daily Detail for 4.4.22

Alabama Senator Richard Shelby will not vote to confirm Ketanji Brown Jackson Prison Warden in Limestone County placed on mandatory...

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House Committee votes to advance telehealth bill

The Alabama House Health Committee voted to advance a bill that will set rules of the road for telehealth providers for the state of...

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U.S. Sen. Shelby 'unable' to support Ketanji Brown Jackson nomination to the Supreme Court

Earlier this week, U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Tuscaloosa) met with U.S. Court of Appeals Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson, President Joe...

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In New York, union wins while Bessemer challenge continues

While the fate of unionization at the Amazon fulfillment center in Bessemer hangs in the balance, labor has won a significant victory...

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Legislature passes bill to crack down on untaxed tobacco products

The Alabama House of Representatives on Thursday passed legislation giving the Alabama Department of Revenue more power to confiscate...

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Legislation could signal the end for 'speed traps' in Alabama

They are places that, for better or for worse, have a reputation for having aggressive enforcement of traffic laws. Most notably, the...

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Tim James hits Gov. Ivey, Alabama Legislature for 'caving to the radical LGBTQ agenda'

Cultural wars are alive and well in Alabama in 2022. While the Alabama Legislature is considering Senate Bill 184 (SB184), a bill sponsored...

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Bill would require women to show proof they are not pregnant before buying medical marijuana

The Alabama Senate Children, Youth and Human Services Committee voted to give a favorable report to controversial legislation that...

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Montgomery man charged with shooting Alabama Power vehicle

A suspect accused of shooting an occupied Alabama Power vehicle has been arrested.   Montgomery native John Brandon Harris was arrested...

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State Rep. Baker: Numeracy Act 'emphatically states' Alabama be divorced from Common Core

Earlier this week, legislation with the aim of boosting K-5 math scores was passed by the Alabama House of Representatives and awaits...

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Bill to protect Second Amendment rights from federal overreach passes Senate

A bill that would block enforcement of potential executive orders by the President of the United States against Alabamians’ gun rights...

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Gov. Ivey helps Alabama agriculture groups kick off yearlong Down To Earth Campaign

  Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey (R) joined leaders of agriculture in Pike Road for the dedication of the new Pike Road Agriculture, Recreation...

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Education Budget passes Senate

The state Senate passed the education budget on Thursday. The $8.26 billion Education Trust Fund budget (ETF) is the largest in state...

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State Rep. Brown: Legislature must deal with legally questionable gaming before proceeding

According to State Rep. Chip Brown (R-Hollingers Island), there are currently 32 so-called gaming facilities operating within Alabama,...

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Online job ads grow while unemployment steadily increases

 Alabama has seen a tremendous increase in online job advertisement throughout the state.    For several years, Alabama has operated...

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Contested ballots hold Amazon union vote in limbo

The fate of the Amazon union vote in Bessemer comes down to a handful of contested ballots.   Amazon workers spent the better part...

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Fugitive who allegedly opened fire at a high school football game in Mobile arrested in Florida

Hezekiah Belfon was arrested in St. Augustine, Fla., Thursday for allegedly opening fire on a high school football game in October...

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The Daily Detail for 4.1.22

Alabama Push for AL House to pass the Vulnerable Child Protection & Compassion Act  Mo Brooks signs letter to NCAA against transgenders...

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Midwifery bill fails committee

A much-contested bill allowing midwives to expand care for patients has failed in a House committee.    The midwife and doula community...

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Education budget including additional pay raises for some teachers advances

The Alabama Senate Finance and Taxation Education Committee on Wednesday gave a favorable report on the bills in the Education Trust...

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Bill to impose age restrictions on Delta-8 passes Senate

A bill that seeks to place an age requirement to purchase Delta-8 THC has passed the Alabama Senate.    Senate Bill 326 (SB326) is...

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Shelnutt addresses delay of bill banning child gender-changing therapies

A measure prohibiting so-called transgender medical therapies for minors has stalled out in the Alabama House of Representatives with...

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U.S. Rep. Moore predicts Freedom Caucus to expand membership after midterms

Within the U.S. House of Representatives, the House Freedom Caucus is a group of lawmakers considered the most conservative bloc of...

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SPLC accused of racial discrimination, union members protest

Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) Union members are protesting the Montgomery-based organization over its plan to reopen offices following...

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