Man catches more than fish at Kansas lake; fire department helps reel in a big one
A man fishing for crappie at Cheney Lake in Kansas got more than he bargained for — finding an old Jeep at the bottom of the reservoir.
Samford baseball heads to Auburn for NCAA Tournament
“We feel like we’ve set that standard here, especially over the last five or six years, to any season that we play if we don’t get into this part of things in this part of postseason, we feel like it’s a little bit disappointing,” David said. “Obviously, our guys are excited about it.”
Man crawls into bathroom ceiling to escape arrest: Mobile Police
A man was arrested after he tried to run from police by crawling into an apartment ceiling, according to a release from the Mobile Police Department.
Grammy nominee announces tour date at Avondale Brewing Co.
Eight-time Grammy-award nominee Janelle Monáe, known worldwide for her style and sound, will be coming to Birmingham this fall to perform at Avondale Brewing Company.
Arrest made in killing of New Jersey Councilwoman Eunice Dwumfour
A man has been arrested in connection to the February shooting death of Sayreville Councilwoman Eunice Dwumfour, officials said Tuesday.
Virginia to end college degree requirements for most state jobs
Virginia won’t require applicants for nearly 90% of the state’s classified jobs to have college degrees or meet other preferences starting in July.
Democrats put potential headache of passing debt ceiling rule on McCarthy
House Democratic leaders warned Wednesday that it will be up to Republicans to pass the rule governing the debt ceiling increase, pushing the burden onto Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) to rally enough Republican support on the procedural measure allowing a final vote on legislation to prevent a default. “In regards to the rule, it’s very […]
Settlement reached in death of female inmate at Walker County Jail
A settlement has been reached in the case of a woman who died in the custody of Walker County Jail in 2018.
Prolific actor John Beasley dies at 79
"I lost my best friend today," his son wrote. "They say you shouldn’t ever meet your heroes because they don’t turn out to be who you thought they were. That is so wrong. My hero was my father. Thank you for everything.”
Utah Republican announces resignation from Congress
Rep. Chris Stewart (R-Utah) announced Wednesday that he will resign from Congress, citing his wife’s health issues. “It has been one of the great honors of my life to serve the good people of Utah in Congress,” Stewart said in a statement. “My wife and I have made so many dear friends and memories throughout […]
Missing Cassville doctor found dead from apparent gunshot wound
According to the release, Dr. Forsyth was found in the water near the Lost Bridge South area with a gunshot wound.
Alabama Legislature looking to bring ‘baby boxes’ to state
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — A new bill in the Alabama Legislature would make it possible for “baby boxes” to be placed across the state to allow a newborn baby that is abandoned to be safely and quickly cared for. Monica Kelsey, better known “The Baby Box Lady,” started the nonprofit “Safe Haven Baby Boxes” in […]
Alabama lawmakers decide not to provide funds to reopen defunct Pickens County Medical Center
CARROLLTON, Ala. (WIAT) — Many in Pickens County are disappointed that lawmakers decided not to approve millions of dollars in funding that was reportedly allocated to be used to possibly reopen the Pickens County Medical Center. Aliceville Mayor Terrence Windham said he is frustrated and upset because anyone needing urgent emergency medical care will have […]
Tarrant council member Tommy Bryant found not guilty of assaulting mayor
TARRANT, Ala. (WIAT) — A member of the Tarrant City Council was acquitted of assaulting Tarrant Mayor Wayman Newton in an ongoing dispute between the two politicians. Tommy Bryant, who serves on the council, was found not guilty of third-degree assault on Monday during a trial. The order came months after Bryant and Newton, who […]
Alabaster officials speak out following months of vandalism at parks
Wednesday morning, the City of Alabaster, Alabama, asked for the help of Alabaster parents via their Facebook page in hopes to stop park vandalism.
Body of missing Missouri doctor found in northwest Arkansas, family says
The body of Dr. John Forsyth, a Missouri ER doctor who went missing last week, has been found in northwest Arkansas, his family told Nexstar's KOLR Tuesday night.
Seaweed mixing with plastics could provide fertile ground for flesh-eating bacteria, research shows
Researchers fear a pathogen could be breeding amid the rising levels of seaweed known as sargassum found washing up in Florida.
The 100 best doughnut shops in the country, according to Yelp
Do you “go nuts” for doughnuts? Sure you do. We all do. They’re made from fried dough and sugar. We’d be fools not to be interested.
Chipotle giving away free food during NBA Finals
The popular Mexican grill announced Tuesday that for every time a player makes a three-pointer in the NBA Finals, they will give away 300 free entrees.
Al Pacino expecting 4th child at 83 years old
"Godfather" actor Al Pacino is expecting his fourth child at 82 years old with 29-year-old girlfriend Noor Alfallah.
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