Posted: 10/10/2013 - A judge has scheduled a trial starting Mar. 17, 2014, on a lawsuit filed by the Alabama Education Association to challenge the Alabama Accountability Act.
Posted: 10/09/2013 - The Pentagon says a nonprofit group will make $100,000 death benefits available for military families during the government shutdown.
Updated: 10/09/2013 - Alabama's utility regulatory board could decide next month whether to make any changes in the rate plan for Alabama Gas Co.
Updated: 10/09/2013 - State Sen. Terry Brown of Columbus says he's undergoing chemotherapy after being diagnosed with cancer in his left lung.
Posted: 10/09/2013 - Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama and Alfa Insurance are expanding their partnership in offering health and dental insurance.
Posted: 10/07/2013 - Attorney General Jim Hood says he's trying to organize state attorneys general to push Google to better protect intellectual property.
Posted: 10/07/2013 - Mississippi tax collections for the first quarter of the state's fiscal year, July through August, are 5.9 percent above the estimate
Posted: 10/07/2013 - The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear a death row inmate's challenge to Mississippi's method of execution by injection.
Posted: 10/05/2013 - Ala. officials predict savings from $46 M contract.
Posted: 10/04/2013 - The Alabama Supreme Court has ruled that a judge may not require a non-custodial parent in a divorce case to pay college costs for children over the age of 19.
Posted: 10/03/2013 - Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood issued a nonbinding legal opinion about concealed-carry permits in response to a question from the Monroe County school superintendent.
Posted: 10/02/2013 - Mississippi Insurance Commissioner Mike Chaney has received conditional federal approval to run an online health insurance marketplace for small businesses in the state.
Posted: 10/02/2013 - Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood says he might appeal a federal judge's ruling that part of the state's campaign finance law is unconstitutional.
Posted: 10/01/2013 - Opening day glitches were apparent as the online insurance marketplaces at the heart of the national health care overhaul opened.
Updated: 09/30/2013 - The Veterans Administration says the VA hospital in Jackson and community clinics will not be affected by a potential 'government shutdown'.
Posted: 09/30/2013 - The votes have all been tallied in Hattiesburg and this time, both candidates agree: Mayor Johnny DuPree has won a fourth term over challenger Dave Ware.
Posted: 09/29/2013 - Activists protest outside Alabama abortion clinics.