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A former Florida resident accused of running a sex tourism business on Craigslist was arrested in Huntsville. Federal agents picked up 50-year-old Patrick Minga at a home on Steeplechase Drive.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAAY) - Huntsville City School Board filed its motion against the Department Of Justice, and its opposition to the school re-zoning plan.
DECATUR, Ala. (WAAY)-Next week, the Decatur City Council will hold a public hearing and vote on a development and funding agreement. It would offer up to $61 million in incentives to lure a Bass Pro …
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAAY) – The Huntsville City School District has filed a response to the Department of Justice’s opposition to the district's rezoning plan.
SOMERVILLE, Ala. (WAAY) – 2 children were rushed to the hospital in Morgan County, after they were found face down in a family pool.
Alabama Senate facing bill allowing marijuana oil 10 hours ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A Huntsville legislator says he's working on changes to his bill allowing an extract from marijuana to be used to treat children's seizures from epilepsy.
Japanese bitcoin exchange files US bankruptcy case 11 hours ago
DALLAS (AP) — The Mt. Gox bitcoin exchange that recently collapsed in Japan has filed for U.S. bankruptcy protection to shield itself from a lawsuit seeking to repay thousands of people whose …
Texas students charged with killing classmate 12 hours ago
WYLIE, Texas (WFAA) -- Police arrested two 16-year-old Wylie East students Saturday for the murder of a third student, 17-year-old Ivan Mejia.
"March Madness" not only refers to the NCAA basketball finals but also gas prices in the U.S.
Peru: Joran van der Sloot to be extradicted to US in 2038 Yesterday at 12:53PM
LIMA, Peru (AP) — Peru's government says that once Dutch citizen Joran van der Sloot completes his murder conviction in 2038, he will be extradited to the United States to face trial on charges he …
Sonos says revenue doubled to $535 million in 2013 Yesterday at 12:49PM
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Wireless speaker maker Sonos Inc. says that its revenue in 2013 nearly doubled to $535 million in 2013.
The Huntsville City school board gave a summary of its official response to the U.S. Department of Justice regarding new school zone lines tonight.
Huntsville argued the city long ago desegregated the schools in good faith, but white families moved out of north Huntsville. They argued desegregation law is on their side.
As search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 730 continues, a look at 7 other aeronautics mysteries 5 hours ago
Two days after it disappeared over the South China Sea, the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 730 continues to baffle investigators.
The children were believed to have climbed under a fence surrounding the pool and had been in the water about 20 minutes before they were discovered.
Attorney Patrick Hill said the problem for the couple is that most states have a residency requirement in order to grant a divorce. For example, the couple would have to leave Alabama and establish …
Which state has the most billionaires per capita? The answer might surprise you (no, it's not Alabama) 9 hours ago
In its annual ranking of the world's wealthiest, Forbes magazine looked at which state is home to the most billionaires. The overall winner was California at 111 of the mega-rich. That's enough to …
Madison City school board approves revision to school calendar to accommodate students taking ACT 9 hours ago
The Madison City Board approved a revision to this year's school calendar that would only affect high school students for one day in April.
Paving begins on Blake Bottom bridge project, inching up relief for Monrovia/Harvest commuters 10 hours ago
The project is scheduled to get three layers of asphalt before it will be open to traffic: the base layer, the binding layer and the wear surface. The binding layer is scheduled to be laid Tuesday.
Space history auction offers everything from rocket engines to autographs (photos) (updated) 10 hours ago
When you're grown and have the assets to acquire these tangible memories, that's when collecting begins
The 18-wheeler crashed into the Center Star Baptist Church on U.S. 72.
Madison Academy’s Ziak Signs With Cumberland 3 hours ago
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Two time all-state linebacker and Madison Academy’s all time leader in tackles Taylor Ziak signed his...
Sketch: Mar. 10th, Angel Fulks 4 hours ago
Angel Fulks from Huntsville sent us a beautiful spring day complete with a flag blowing in the wind. See you...
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – The Huntsville City School Board filed its response to the Department of Justice early Monday evening....
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) - It's a new day in Huntsville's battle to get out from under a decades-old federal desegregation order.
ATHENS, Ala. (WHNT) — City leaders are confident a new pay scale approved by the Athens city council Monday evening...
TANNER, Ala. (WHNT) – WHNT NEWS 19 surprised a dedicated volunteer with the animal rescue organization Peace, Love & Animals....
SOMERVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) - Morgan County first responders were called to the scene of a possible drowning at a home on Callie...
Shoals Animal Rescue Opens Their Own Shelter 8 hours ago
LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Two months after being banned from the Florence Animal Shelter, the founder of an animal...
FAYETTEVILLE, Tenn.(WHNT)-A squabble over sales tax revenue is making waves in Lincoln County, Tennessee. The city of Fayetteville confirms that...
Redstone Federal Credit Union Offers Free Prescription Discount Card To Help With Rising Drug Costs 8 hours ago
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) –Leaders at Redstone Federal Credit Union have found members almost universally value three things. President and CEO...
WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Two 19-year-old Taco Bell employees have been arrested in the death of the restaurant's night manager.
Huntsville City Schools held a special meeting shortly following the filing of their response to the Department of Justice's contested re-zoning plan.
It's a lot of hot air about a lot of hot air.
35-year-old Centell Andre Winston was placed in cuffs and being taken to the patrol car when he allegedly ran from the officer.
2 children pulled from water at Somerville home 4 hours ago
Two children were taken to the hospital - one by ground, one by helicopter - after being pulled from the water at a Somerville home Monday afternoon.
Joe McGinniss, the adventurous and news-making author and reporter who skewered the marketing of Richard Nixon in "The Selling of the President 1968" and tracked his personal journey from sympathizer …
A project development and funding agreement released Monday afternoon indicates Bass Pro Shop will be part of the Sweetwater development.
Arab nursing home earns 5-star distinction 5 hours ago
The Golden Living Center has earned a five-star rating in a recent U.S. News and World Report study.
City council members voted to approve a new public safety pay scale for new hires effective in April.
Athens OKs funds for Remington expansion project 5 hours ago
The Athens City Council approved a contract at its Monday night meeting, allocating $250,000 towards the arms manufacturer's upcoming expansion into Huntsville.
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The new world of business computers 3/6/2014
(BPT) - Choice is great, right? It sure is, except when the options leave your head spinning. Businesses have a lot to consider when purchasing computers these days with touch screen laptops, …
Lawsuit Filed Against Decatur 2/28/2014
A man is suing the city, the mayor, and all five city council members.
Commercial refrigeration: sizzling insight on the coolest part of your food service business 2/26/2014
There are a number of ingredients that go into creating a successful food service business, but arguably one of the most important is the refrigeration system. Not all refrigerators and coolers are …
List of school delays/closings for Friday, February 14, 2014. We will update this list as more information becomes available.
Here's a list of government and business closings for February 13th, 2014
Gate 8 Reopened at Redstone Arsenal 2/10/2014
Gate 8 at Redstone Arsenal has reopened for all incoming and outgoing traffic.
Building your professional brand 2/5/2014
(BPT) - Personal branding is an elusive topic to most people, yet it is important for career success. Wise professionals with career success know it can mean the difference between landing that dream …
(BPT) - Small businesses comprise approximately 50 percent of the total working U.S. population. In 2011, non-employer small businesses alone generated $989.6 billion total revenues, according to …
Whether it’s a quaint corner cafe, the newest chain in the neighborhood or a high-end steak house with the city’s hottest chef, every restaurant owner and manager knows what’s in …
(BPT) - With the economy improving, more job opportunities are appearing, giving today’s students openings to show prospective employers their skills and professional talents. However, the job …