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Rolling sequoia: Idaho tree tied to John Muir set for move
Jun 23, 2017 7:40 am
A massive sequoia sent to Boise as a small seedling by naturalist John Muir more than a century ago is now in the way of a hospital's expansion and plans are to move it two blocks away to city propert...
Prosecutors seek to uphold 'Making a Murderer' confession
Jun 23, 2017 5:30 am
Prosecutors say they'll seek to reverse an appeals court decision that the confession of a Wisconsin inmate featured in the Netflix series 'Making a Murderer' was improperly obtained.
Governors wary of Medicaid cost shift in Senate health bill
Jun 23, 2017 4:40 am
Governors in states that expanded Medicaid are wary of a bill revealed Thursday by Republican leaders in the U.S. Senate.
FIRST ALERT: Severe threat expected to decrease overnight
Jun 23, 2017 2:36 am
The remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy are still impacting our area. Expect thunderstorms to track northward across areas west of I-65 Thursday night into Friday morning. These storms should remain belo...
Heat wave boosts burns in Phoenix as pavement, cars scald
Jun 23, 2017 12:10 am
The main burn center in Phoenix has seen its emergency department visits double during the heat wave that is scorching the Southwest U.S.
Facebook activates 'safety check' after tornado confirmed
Jun 22, 2017 10:24 pm
After storms passed through central Alabama, including a confirmed EF-2 tornado in west Jefferson County, Facebook has activated their 'safety check' functionality for folks in the area affected by th...
The Latest: Bill Cosby spokesman says town halls are planned
Jun 22, 2017 10:23 pm
The Latest on the release of jurors' names in the Bill Cosby sexual assault case (all times local):
Alabama closes shellfish areas after recent rainfall
Jun 22, 2017 10:15 pm
The Alabama Department of Public Health has closed shellfish growing waters in Baldwin and Mobile counties.
How the Senate health bill compares to House, 'Obamacare'
Jun 22, 2017 8:40 pm
Comparing the Senate health care bill to its House counterpart and 'Obamacare'.
Honda dealership in Ensley damaged during storm
Jun 22, 2017 8:38 pm
Scary. That's how Freeway Honda GM Will Barnes described being in the store when a storm came through Ensley on Thursday afternoon.
So, the time is right and you are actively considering a move to a retirement community. For some, the idea may be exciting. To others, the mere thought is stressful or frightening. Either way, it is a significant life decision and one that needs to be th Read more...