Alabama Democratic Party dispute heads to court

A dispute over control of the Alabama Democratic Party is headed to court. Alabama Democratic Party Chair Nancy Worley and others filed a...

Twitter bans all political advertisements

Twitter is banning all political advertising from its service, saying social media companies give advertisers an unfair advantage in proliferating highly targeted,...

As Jeff Sessions considers campaign, rivals emphasize Donald Trump feud

As Jeff Sessions explores a campaign to reclaim the Senate seat he held for 20 years, he's finding much has changed since...

Will Dismukes withdraws from race to replace Martha Roby

In a statement released today State Representative, Will Dismukes announced that he is ending his bid to replace Martha Roby for congressional...

Daniel Sutter: Did we win the Chinese trade war?

President Donald Trump recently announced a partial trade settlement with China.  Does this mean we have won the trade war?  Details remain sparse,...

Sherry Lewis former Birmingham water board member found guilty on ethics...

An Alabama official has been found guilty of using her position to get free trips, meals and jobs for her son. News outlets...

Matthew Stokes: If faith practices are ‘discriminatory,’ do we really still...

Modern political candidates spend a lot of time presenting themselves as culturally acceptable to voters. That means a lot of talk about...

Federal judge blocks Alabama’s strict abortion ban

A federal judge on Tuesday blocked Alabama’s near-total abortion ban from taking effect next month and called the law — part of...

No jail time for Probate Judge Al Booth

An Alabama judge has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor ethics charges for appointing his son to handle matters for his own court. The Montgomery...

Not over yet: New U.S. Syria mission after Abu Bakr...

Pivoting from the dramatic killing of the Islamic State group's leader, the Pentagon is increasing U.S. efforts to protect Syria's oil fields...

Army officer says he raised concerns about Donald Trump and Ukraine

A military officer at the National Security Council twice raised concerns over the Trump administration's push to have Ukraine investigate Democrats and...

Bradley Byrne: To fight impeachment, Republicans must get off the...

For weeks, Democrats have been holding secretive impeachment proceedings behind closed doors, out of sight of the American people.Chairman Adam Schiff of...

Representative Chris England running for chair of Democratic Party

State Rep. Chris England of Tuscaloosa said Monday that he is running for chairman of the Alabama Democratic Party. The Tuscaloosa legislator has...

AP sources: Jeff Sessions exploring possible Alabama Senate run

Former U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is exploring the possibility of a run for his old Senate seat in Alabama, according to...

Congresswoman Katie Hill resigns amid ethics investigation

Freshman Rep. Katie Hill, a rising Democratic star in the House, announced her resignation amid an ethics probe, saying explicit private photos...

What’s Next: Impeachment depositions turn to the White House

For only the fourth time in U.S. history, the House of Representatives has started a presidential impeachment inquiry. House committees are trying...

Grant program to aid Alabama inland ports

The state of Alabama is offering money to help develop its inland ports. The Department of Economic and Community Affairs says it’s accepting...

Tech park could mean 1,200 jobs in Birmingham

Work is beginning on a business park that promoters say could mean about 1,200 jobs in Birmingham east of downtown. Officials held a...

Supreme Court rules for Selma Council in dispute with mayor

The Alabama Supreme Court has sided with the Selma City Council in a power struggle with the mayor over who can appoint...

Martha Roby: Staying alert against fraudulent scams

Every day we consume information in a variety of ways from our cell phone screens to our computers. With having several types...