Alabama

Alabama Mom Goes Off On OU Student (VIDEO)
Michelle Pritchett. a resident of Sweetwater, Alabama and life long Crimson Tide fan, found herself in a confrontation with a number of OU students at last weeks Sugar Bowl. In a video that has now been seen around the world, this Bama mom took exception to the taunting of the OU students and jumped…
Suspect Holding Child Hostage In Alabama Killed, Child Safe
MIDLAND CITY, Ala. (AP) — Officials say they stormed a bunker in Alabama to rescue a 5-year-old child being held hostage there after his abductor was seen with a gun. Steve Richardson with the FBI’s office in Mobile said at a news conference Monday afternoon that negotiations deteriora…
Santorum Wins Alabama, Mississippi
WASHINGTON (AP) — A resurgent Rick Santorum swept primaries in Alabama and Mississippi Tuesday night, upending the race for the Republican presidential nomination yet again and nudging Newt Gingrich toward the sidelines. Mitt Romney finished third in both states, but he salvaged a win in the …
Voting In Alabama, Mississippi Could Clarify Race
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Deep South primaries today could answer questions for all three Republican presidential candidates. Polls are open in Alabama and Mississippi as Mitt Romney tries to make a southern breakthrough. At the same time, Newt Gingrich is seen as needing wins to stay in the ra…
Alabama Twister Hits Prison
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A state corrections official says a reported tornado in northern Alabama hit a state prison but there was no immediate word on damages or injuries. Corrections spokesman Brian Corbette said Friday a tornado hit the Limestone Correctional Facility, a prison in Limestone…