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  • Birmingham police: Elderly woman killed during home burglary

    Birmingham police: Elderly woman killed during home burglary

    Monday, September 1 2014 2:38 PM EDT2014-09-01 18:38:50 GMT
    A woman was fatally stabbed during a robbery in Avondale. A woman was fatally stabbed during a robbery in Avondale.
    Police say an elderly woman was killed during a burglary at her home on 39th Street South.
    Police say an elderly woman was killed during a burglary at her home on 39th Street South.
  • PHOTOS: August 2014 Mugshots

    PHOTOS: August 2014 Mugshots

    Friday, August 15 2014 3:29 PM EDT2014-08-15 19:29:55 GMT
    Mugshots from across central Alabama from August 2014.
    Mugshots from across central Alabama from August 2014.
  • Motorcycle club altercation leaves 2 dead, 2 injured

    Motorcycle club altercation leaves 2 dead, 2 injured

    Monday, September 1 2014 11:37 AM EDT2014-09-01 15:37:50 GMT
    Two victims were shot in the chest and died. Two other people had non-life-threatening injuries and are expected to survive, said police.
    Two victims were shot in the chest and died. Two other people had non-life-threatening injuries and are expected to survive, said police.
  • 13 INVESTIGATES: The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Controversy

    13 INVESTIGATES: The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Controversy

    Thursday, August 28 2014 10:41 AM EDT2014-08-28 14:41:16 GMT
    Dr. Peter King is a brain disorders researcher at UAB. He hopes his research will lead to a better way to diagnose ALS and learn what causes it.Dr. Peter King is a brain disorders researcher at UAB. He hopes his research will lead to a better way to diagnose ALS and learn what causes it.

    More than 94 million and climbing... that's how much the ALS Association has collected from its viral ice bucket challenge. That number changes daily. The ice bucket challenge is not for everyone and some disagree *where* you should donate your money.

    More than 94 million and climbing... that's how much the ALS Association has collected from its viral ice bucket challenge. That number changes daily. The ice bucket challenge is not for everyone and some disagree *where* you should donate your money.

  • 13 INVESTIGATES: Paying to win

    13 INVESTIGATES: Paying to win

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:48 PM EDT2014-08-29 23:48:05 GMT

    The University of Alabama and Auburn University spent more on their football programs during the 2013 season than any other college in the country.

    The University of Alabama and Auburn University spent more on their football programs during the 2013 season than any other college in the country.

  • Anniston Army Depot rolling out new, improved combat vehicles for U.S. Army

    Anniston Army Depot rolling out new, improved combat vehicles for U.S. Army

    Thursday, August 28 2014 5:29 PM EDT2014-08-28 21:29:36 GMT
    A ceremony was held this morning to mark the project.
    A ceremony was held this morning to mark the project.
  • Man killed while doing underground plumbing work in West Birmingham

    Man killed while doing underground plumbing work in West Birmingham

    Saturday, August 30 2014 10:22 PM EDT2014-08-31 02:22:38 GMT
    A man doing plumbing work in west Birmingham was killed Saturday when the the ground above him collapsed..About ten Saturday morning, first responders rushed to 24th Street Southwest to attempt a rescue. Another man was working above the surface but he wasn't injured.At this point, the identity of the man killed is unknown. Officials say before the rescuers got on scene, people who live nearby tried to get the man out by digging up the dirt with their hands.Officials say the man sunk 12 feet ...
    A man doing plumbing work in west Birmingham was killed Saturday when the the ground above him collapsed..About ten Saturday morning, first responders rushed to 24th Street Southwest to attempt a rescue. Another man was working above the surface but he wasn't injured.At this point, the identity of the man killed is unknown. Officials say before the rescuers got on scene, people who live nearby tried to get the man out by digging up the dirt with their hands.Officials say the man sunk 12 feet ...
  • Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo offers playtime encounters with baby tigers

    Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo offers playtime encounters with baby tigers

    Friday, August 29 2014 10:38 AM EDT2014-08-29 14:38:32 GMT
    A pair of tiger cubs are temporarily calling the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo home.
    A pair of tiger cubs are temporarily calling the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo home.
  • Brighton man, teen lead police on chase in stolen car

    Brighton man, teen lead police on chase in stolen car

    Friday, August 29 2014 3:04 PM EDT2014-08-29 19:04:33 GMT
    Roderick Sharpe, 19, is facing multiple charges after leading Jefferson County authorities on a chase in a stolen car. Roderick Sharpe, 19, is facing multiple charges after leading Jefferson County authorities on a chase in a stolen car.
    A Brighton man and a teenager were arrested yesterday after being discovered in a stolen car.
    A Brighton man and a teenager were arrested yesterday after being discovered in a stolen car.
  • Squirrel kept as pet taken from Bibb County family

    Squirrel kept as pet taken from Bibb County family

    Friday, August 29 2014 6:40 PM EDT2014-08-29 22:40:09 GMT
    A move by state officials has sparked a squirrel controversy in west Alabama.In Bibb County a squirrel named grace, was taken from a family by the Alabama Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries officers. According to the law it is illegal to possess wildlife after rehabilitating them.Grace the squirrel, according to Reba Morse is about three or four years old and could live to until she's ten if properly cared for.The WFF ...
    A move by state officials has sparked a squirrel controversy in west Alabama.In Bibb County a squirrel named grace, was taken from a family by the Alabama Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries officers. According to the law it is illegal to possess wildlife after rehabilitating them.Grace the squirrel, according to Reba Morse is about three or four years old and could live to until she's ten if properly cared for.The WFF ...
  • John & Brodie Croyle talk about the 40th Anniversary of the Big Oak Ranch

    John & Brodie Croyle talk about the 40th Anniversary of the Big Oak Ranch

    Monday, August 4 2014 8:13 PM EDT2014-08-05 00:13:29 GMT
    Don Hawes joined John and Brodie Croyle at the Big Oak Ranch to talk the ranch's 40th anniversary...
    Don Hawes joined John and Brodie Croyle at the Big Oak Ranch to talk the ranch's 40th anniversary...
  • Amber Alert Issued by Fairfield Police

    Amber Alert Issued by Fairfield Police

    Sunday, August 31 2014 12:57 AM EDT2014-08-31 04:57:22 GMT
    Fairfield Police have issued an Amber Alert for 9-year-old Rhashud Felix.
    Fairfield Police have issued an Amber Alert for 9-year-old Rhashud Felix.
  • Evening News Sunday August 31, 2014

    Evening News Sunday August 31, 2014

    Sunday, August 31 2014 9:29 PM EDT2014-09-01 01:29:57 GMT
    Evening News Sunday August 31, 2014Labor Day travel reaches 6 year high.Gasoline prices vary widely across Alabama.Grandmother arrested, child found safe after Amber Alert.
    Evening News Sunday August 31, 2014Labor Day travel reaches 6 year high.Gasoline prices vary widely across Alabama.Grandmother arrested, child found safe after Amber Alert.
  • Stephanie Walker

    Stephanie Walker

    Morning Meteorologist
    It's hard to believe that it wasn't Stephanie Walker's first-hand experience with a devastating volcano, Mt.. Pinatubo in the Philippines, that intrigued her to pursue a career in weather. It wasn't the
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