• National

  Jump in hiring fuels optimism for US economic recovery

Unemployment fell from 6.3% to 6.2%, the Labor Department reported Friday. That is down dramatically from 14.8% last April.

TOP STORIES

Both Alabama Senators Tuberville, Shelby vote against COVID relief bill

Police looking for suspect in Moulton gas station robbery

Police confirm one man charged with murder after a man was killed at Huntsville Waffle House

Farm to Families giving away free food boxes in Madison

  Huntsville still named a most moved to city even amid pandemic

Even during a pandemic, Alabama made the top 10 list of most moved to states in 2020 with Huntsville coming in at the 4th most moved to city.
  • National

  Senate OKs $1.9T virus relief bill that includes stimulus checks

The bill would provide direct payments of up to $1,400 to most Americans and money for COVID-19 vaccines and testing, aid to state and local governments, help for schools and the airline industry and subsidies for health insurance.

  Huntsville still named a most moved to city even amid pandemic

Huntsville, Madison hospitals update visitor guidelines

  What the extended mask mandate means for Decatur

  Preliminary hearing updates for Decatur man accused of torturing, killing an 8-month-old

  Statewide mask mandate ends next month, but could masks still be required in Madison County?

U.S. Marshals arrest man charged with murder of Florence woman

Police charge woman with capital murder in connection to Huntsville homicide

Madison County man dies in Tuesday crash

  • National

Doctor’s balloon art brings joy to children in hospital emergency room

Dr. Stephanie Loe found a way to bring smiles inside a place that can be particularly scary for children.

SPORTS

Eagles win fourth straight State Championship

State Champs: Rogers wins Girls’ 4A basketball title

The Rogers girls basketball team has earned the 4A Championship title!

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CVS expands list of Alabama locations offering COVID-19 vaccines

  Financial Friday: Protecting your finances during a natural disaster

COVID-19 in Alabama: 697 new confirmed cases on Friday

  House impeachment manager sues Trump, allies over riot

  Governor extends mask mandate one last time

Alabama's mask mandate has been extended for another five weeks. But, Governor Kay Ivey says, after that - it’s over.
  • Coronavirus

  Senate Dems strike jobless aid deal, relief and stimulus checks bill OK in sight

Eight Democrats voted against the proposal, suggesting that Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and other progressives vowing to continue the fight in coming months will face a difficult fight.

  Governor extends mask mandate one last time

  State health officials update latest on Alabama vaccination efforts

Oakwood University Church collecting bottled water for Jackson, Mississippi residents on Friday

  Bill to lessen first offense marijuana possession penalty passes Senate committee