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2 gunmen rob mail carrier in western Birmingham - al.com (blog)

Mon, 04/22/2013 - 19:08

2 gunmen rob mail carrier in western Birmingham
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Two gunmen robbed a U.S. Postal Service mail carrier in western Birmingham this afternoon, authorities said. The holdup happened shortly before 1 p.m. on Hillman Avenue. The victim, police said, wasn't injured. Birmingham police ...

Law Day luncheon includes panel discussion on diversity within the Birmingham ... - al.com (blog)

Mon, 04/22/2013 - 19:08

Law Day luncheon includes panel discussion on diversity within the Birmingham ...
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - A panel of judges and lawyers will discuss diversity within the Birmingham Bar - how far it has come and challenges that remain - during a Law Day luncheon on May 1. The event will be held at B&A Warehouse, 1531 1st Ave. South.

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The Birmingham Sessions: Andrew Brasfield (video) - The Birmingham News - al.com

Mon, 04/22/2013 - 12:18

The Birmingham Sessions: Andrew Brasfield (video)
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- How much does Andrew Brasfield love the harmonica? Well, the license plate on his car says "BLZHRP." John Popper of Blues Traveler is his music hero. The 1994 album "Four," with its iconic harp solos, was an eye-opening ...

The Alabama Democratic Majority being born in Birmingham today - al.com (blog)

Mon, 04/22/2013 - 11:29

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The Alabama Democratic Majority being born in Birmingham today
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama – At noon today Mark Kennedy becomes the former chairman of the Alabama Democratic Party. At 12:01 p.m. Kennedy becomes chairman of the Alabama Democratic Majority, a new non-profit he has created in an effort to rebuild a ...
Ala. Democratic chair starts new foundation - ABC 33/40 - Birmingham News ...Alabama's News Leader
Former Alabama Democratic Party chair creates new organizationMontgomery Advertiser
Alabama Democratic Party chairman starting new groupThe Republic
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Forecast: Sunny day with a high near 69 ahead for Birmingham - al.com (blog)

Mon, 04/22/2013 - 11:24

Forecast: Sunny day with a high near 69 ahead for Birmingham
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - We can expect a high just short of 70 in Birmingham Monday, and a low tonight around 51. Later in the week, we should see highs in the 70s and some storms on Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service.

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Birmingham traffic and gas report: Monday, April 22, 2013 - al.com (blog)

Mon, 04/22/2013 - 10:54

Birmingham traffic and gas report: Monday, April 22, 2013
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Birmingham traffic and gas report: Monday, April 22, 2013. Print · Mike D. Smith | msmith@al.com By Mike D. Smith | msmith@al.com The Birmingham News Email the author | Follow on Twitter on April 22, 2013 at 5:41 AM, updated April 22, 2013 at 8:38 AM ...

Ala Democratic chair starting new group - Alabama's News Leader

Mon, 04/22/2013 - 09:51

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Ala Democratic chair starting new group
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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - The departing chairman of Alabama's Democratic Party is starting a new organization in hopes of revitalizing the two-party system in the state. Mark Kennedy is organizing a new group called the Alabama Democratic Majority as he ...
Alabama Democrats: $500K debt divides partyMontgomery Advertiser
Political Leaders Respond To Alabama Democratic Chairman's Resignationwhnt.com
Alabama Democratic Party Chairman Mark Kennedy Resigns; Madison County ...WAAY
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Several Earth Day celebrations to take place this afternoon in Birmingham - al.com (blog)

Sun, 04/21/2013 - 14:54

Several Earth Day celebrations to take place this afternoon in Birmingham
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Earthfest 2011 Several hundred people gathered for the 2011 Earthfest, an event to increase awareness for Earth Day and raise funds for Black Warrior Riverkeeper, a nonprofit environmental advocacy organization. The event was at Birmingham's Bessie ...
Hundreds attend Nature Conservancy's 'Picnic for Earth' at Railroad Park ...The Birmingham News - al.com

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Birmingham supports American Red Cross with Paint the Town Red festival - The Birmingham News - al.com (blog)

Sun, 04/21/2013 - 05:33

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Birmingham supports American Red Cross with Paint the Town Red festival
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Dragons, dancing and digital art were all the rage at the Paint the Town Red festival Saturday night in Birmingham. The fifth annual Paint the Town Red event, a digital art and music festival that benefits the Jefferson/Shelby ...
Red Cross Lighting up Birmingham for 5th annual 'Paint the Town Red' fundraiserAlabama's13.com

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Birmingham police investigating homicide in stabbing incident - al.com (blog)

Sun, 04/21/2013 - 03:13

Birmingham police investigating homicide in stabbing incident
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - A 57-year-old Birmingham man died following a stabbing incident this afternoon, and Birmingham police are investigating the homicide. The victim has been identified as Clarence McConnico. The incident occurred near 313 15th ...

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Police investigating after man stabbed in north Birmingham - al.com (blog)

Sat, 04/20/2013 - 20:51

Police investigating after man stabbed in north Birmingham
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stabbing april 20.JPG. BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - A man was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries after he was stabbed in north Birmingham this afternoon, police said. Officers responded to a house in the 200 block of 15th Court North about 2 p ...

Runners in Birmingham area Statue to Statue 15K race honor victims of Boston ... - The Huntsville Times - al.com (blog)

Sat, 04/20/2013 - 18:31

Runners in Birmingham area Statue to Statue 15K race honor victims of Boston ...
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Though the 22nd annual Statue to Statue race was already planned when the Boston Marathon finish line was bombed, the tragedy gave added significance to the hundreds of runners who participated this morning. More than 500 ...
President of Birmingham Track Club comments regarding bombing suspectAlabama's13.com

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Birmingham taxpayers shouldn't pay for Trinity hospital serving Alabama's ... - al.com

Sat, 04/20/2013 - 12:11

Birmingham taxpayers shouldn't pay for Trinity hospital serving Alabama's ...
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I know that Trinity Medical Center's new hospital location is technically within Birmingham's city limits and in Jefferson County. But it is very purposefully located at the gateway to North Shelby County, and judging by their evaluations of the site ...

Birmingham Airport Authority asks judge to dismiss temporary order requiring ... - al.com (blog)

Sat, 04/20/2013 - 02:22

Birmingham Airport Authority asks judge to dismiss temporary order requiring ...
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New Birmingham-Shuttlesworth Airport terminal opens The completed first phase of Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport's $201 million terminal modernization project (Joe Songer/jsonger@al.com). BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - The Birmingham ...

Birmingham police arrest 5 in prostitution bust at spa in Roebuck - al.com (blog)

Sat, 04/20/2013 - 01:37

Birmingham police arrest 5 in prostitution bust at spa in Roebuck
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Five people face charges for drugs and prostitution after Birmingham detectives searched a spa on Parkway East. Birmingham Police Department vice detectives searched the Bali Spa at 9533 Parkway East around 11:30 a.m. ...
Birmingham police arrest 5 in Roebuck spa bustWAFF

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2 Birmingham law firms announce merger under White Arnold & Dowd PC name - al.com (blog)

Fri, 04/19/2013 - 22:49

2 Birmingham law firms announce merger under White Arnold & Dowd PC name
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Generic scales of justice.jpg. BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Two Birmingham law firms announced Thursday that they are merging into one firm of 21 lawyers, according to a news release. The 18 attorneys at White Arnold & Dowd, which has offices downtown and ...

Alabama's unemployment rate unchanged at 7.2 percent - Birmingham Business Journal

Fri, 04/19/2013 - 18:56

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Alabama's unemployment rate unchanged at 7.2 percent
Birmingham Business Journal
Alabama's unemployment rate held steady at 7.2 percent for March, unchanged from the previous month and the same period the prior year, according to the Alabama Department of Labor. March's rate represents 155,071 unemployed persons, compared to ...
Alabama's unemployment rate holds steady in MarchAlabama's News Leader

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Birmingham traffic and gas report: Friday, April 19, 2013 - al.com (blog)

Fri, 04/19/2013 - 10:39

Birmingham traffic and gas report: Friday, April 19, 2013
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View/Post Comments. RAINY DAYS AND MONDAY...REDUX The Birmingham News file (Joe Songer/jsonger@al.com). BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Lingering rains draped across the area have caused slick streets as a cool front presses eastward. 9:13 a.m.: ...

Storms moving through Birmingham area early Friday could bring heavy rain ... - al.com (blog)

Fri, 04/19/2013 - 05:03

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Storms moving through Birmingham area early Friday could bring heavy rain ...
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- A line of storms moving through Alabama early Friday morning could produce damaging winds and possibly isolated tornadoes, according to the National Weather Service. Severe storms, if they happen, will likely stay west of a line ...
Storms bring threat of some wind damage to AlabamaChattanooga Times Free Press

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AL.com reviewing records provided by the Birmingham Airport Authority - al.com (blog)

Fri, 04/19/2013 - 01:07

AL.com reviewing records provided by the Birmingham Airport Authority
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -The day after a judge issued an order regarding specific construction records, the Birmingham Airport Authority released a CD of more than 800 pages of documents to AL.com and The Birmingham News. It's not immediately clear if ...

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