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Joseph Lowery, civil rights leader and MLK aide, dies at 98

Rev. Lowery was born in Huntsville and was considered the dean of civil rights veterans.

Sister of executed man to Kay Ivey: ‘You killed my brother’

Nathaniel Woods' sister approached Ivey at a press conference about the census.

Joe Biden warmly welcomed in Selma as Dems court black voters

Joe Biden's visit to Selma followed a strong victory in South Carolina.

Rush Limbaugh draws bipartisan criticism for Pete Buttigieg remarks

Limbaugh's comments came eight days after Donald Trump awarded him the nation's top civilian honor.

Alabama lynching memorial, museum expanding

The pavilion will include a gift shop, soul food restaurant and a shuttle service to the memorial and museum.

Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Faith, politics mix on holiday

The Martin Luther King Jr. holiday found leaders still wrestling over how to best embody the slain civil rights leader.

Jefferson County Commission to preserve jail remnant where MLK was held

A Commissioner said it was important to preserve what's left of the jail.

Martha Roby: Celebrating 200 years of Alabama

For many, December 14 will be just another day to cross off the calendar; it’s another day closer to the holidays and...

Pete Buttigieg turns to William Barber to discuss racism and poverty

As he labors to win over black voters whose support is vital to his Democratic presidential bid, Pete Buttigieg found a receptive...

Former AP civil rights reporter Kathryn Johnson dies

Kathryn Johnson, a trailblazing reporter for The Associated Press whose intrepid coverage of the civil rights movement and other major stories led...



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