Updated: 2:34 PM The Alabama Senate has approved legislation providing for drug testing of welfare recipients suspected of using illegal drugs.
Updated: 10:34 AM Alabama's attorney general has rejected a request from Public Service Commissioner Terry Dunn for an investigation into utility rates.
Posted: 10:31 AM The departing chairman of Alabama's Democratic Party is starting a new organization in hopes of revitalizing the two-party system in the state.
Updated: 12:57 AM An accident in Greene County impacted drivers in Sumter County on Sunday night.
Posted: 3:51 PM Alabama Legislature enters session's final days.
Updated: 8:32 PM Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is in custody.
Posted: 6:59 PM Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley has signed a bill posthumously pardoning a group of black youths who were wrongfully convicted of raping two white women more than 80 years ago.
Posted: 6:47 PM State labor officials say Alabama's unemployment rate held steady in March.
Updated: 1:33 PM The 9th annual Sucarnochee Folklife Festival kicked off today in Livingston with a feature for school children.
Posted: 3:36 PM The Alabama Senate health committee has passed their version of the Medicaid reform bill, clearing the way for debate on the Senate floor.
Posted: 10:56 AM A major union is trying to organize workers at Alabama's Mercedes-Benz plant near Tuscaloosa.
Updated: 11:10 PM Security is being tightened at landmarks, government buildings, transit hubs and sporting events around the U.S. and the world following the explosions at the Boston Marathon.
Posted: 2:51 PM Supporters work to save bills to regulate loans.