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Huntsville Hospital-backed company chosen to manage care of nearly 200,000 Medicaid patients across 23 Alabama counties (AL.com)
A new company affiliated with Huntsville Hospital Health System has been selected to manage the care of nearly 200,000 Medicaid patients in north and west-central Alabama.
One man's passion for robotics brings free show to Huntsville Yesterday at 6:36PM
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAAY) - It's being called the "Maker Movement" and local robotic enthusiasts got a chance to bring out their new and vintage models.
2nd NYC cop killed in ambush shooting Yesterday at 5:54PM
NEW YORK (AP) - Officials say a second New York City officer has died after a gunman ambushed them inside their patrol car before committing suicide.
Speaker of the House Mike Hubbard seeks dismissal of ethics charges Yesterday at 5:16PM
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Lawyers for House Speaker Mike Hubbard have asked a judge to dismiss felony ethics charges against the powerful Republican.
Gov. Bentley's words on Medicaid bring hope and scorn Yesterday at 5:13PM
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley's statements about being open to a form of Medicaid expansion has brought reactions ranging from hope to scorn.
North Korea proposes joint probe over Sony hacking Yesterday at 10:00AM
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea has proposed a joint investigation with the U.S. into the hacking attack against Sony Pictures Entertainment.
Former caretaker faces theft and abuse charges Yesterday at 6:27AM
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WAAY) - A woman is accused of mistreating a TennCare recipient, who the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation say was in her care.
(WAAY) - Judy Smith, who runs Smith & Company, one of the most respected crisis management firms in the country, is apparently advising Sony pictures.
At the start of the year, only about a quarter of the state was experiencing extreme drought and none of the state was seeing exceptional drought conditions.
ROSS TOWNSHIP, Penn. (WAAY) - Tonight's "20/20" on ABC could have homeowners across the country outraged.
Judge says Harvey Updyke will go to jail if he doesn't pay restitution in Auburn tree poisoning case 12/19/2014
WETUMPKA, Ala. (WAAY) - A judge told Harvey Updyke Jr. he faces arrest if he doesn't pay $700 in restitution by Feb. 11 for poisoning the oak trees at Toomer's Corner in Auburn.
In 1961 he was named DA and served in the office during a charged period in the Civil Rights era. He was appointed to the Madison County Circuit Court in 1966
Officials with the University of North Alabama said today graffiti discovered this morning at the site of the school's new science and technology building, still under construction, could cost as …
A 35-year-old woman is accused of having sex with a 15-year-old boy while she was a substitute teacher Clements High School.
Raleigh is a managing shareholder with the firm Wilmer & Lee. He is the 138th president of the 17,600 member organization.
A Tuscaloosa respiratory therapist who was handcuffed and taken to jail is trying to clear her name after she was mistakenly accused of conning $1,416 in phones from a T-Mobile store in Athens.
The Huntsville Police Department has booked Richard Burgin Jr., 50, with capital murder in the deaths of Anthony Jackson, 76, and Terry Jackson, 69. The brothers were killed last May in the food …
Daniel Cobb stabbed New Market man 29 times, investigator says, then sat down next to him 'like everything was OK' 6/5/2014
Dan Cobb's mother told investigators that Cobb was seated next to the victim, who had the knife in his chest, 'like everything was OK.'
Sonny Dewaine Tibbs, 39, is charged with three counts of a school employee having sexual intercourse with a student under 19. The former girls' basketball coach admitted to authorities he had sex …
Police first responded to Kut'N Up Barber Shop at 2556 Sparkman Dr. shortly before 9 a.m. The owner said someone broke in through a window and stole several televisions, two video game systems and …
Police say they received a call about a theft in progress at the Spring Avenue Wal-Mart Sunday night. Employees told the responding officers they saw a man and woman leave the store with stolen …
Washington (CNN) — President Barack Obama says he doesn’t consider North Korea’s Sony hack “an act of war.” “It was an act of cyber vandalism,” Obama said in …
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT)– For many of us, going to see the Galaxy of Lights displays at the Huntsville Botanical Garden may be a holiday tradition. But the garden is trying out what may become …
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – With the snip of a ribbon, Lowe Mill Arts and Entertainment staff unveiled the renovated North Wing. It boasts 31 new studios and more gallery space, continuing to …
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Car trunks opened to reveal clothes, tents, and food to who need it most. Homeless men and women lined up to get whatever they needed — and whatever they could …
Senator Bill Holtzclaw discusses budgets and constitutional reform Yesterday at 8:34PM
(WHNT)- Alabama State Senator Bill Holtzclaw (R) has represented Limestone and Madison County since his election in 2010. This week he sat down with WHNT News 19 to talk about the upcoming …
Police have one person in custody after stabbing Yesterday at 7:46PM
MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT)- The Marshall County Sheriff’s office has one person in custody after a stabbing. The incident took place on McVille Road and Highway 68 right outside of Boaz. …
Fraternity brings gifts for kids hospitalized for the holidays Yesterday at 6:29PM
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – The graduate chapter of a historically black fraternity made a special delivery to help make the holidays brighter for some children. The Psi Kappa Kappa chapter of Omega Psi …
UPDATE: Two New York City Police Officers ambushed, shot and killed Yesterday at 4:30PM
UPDATE: NEW YORK, New York (AP) – Officials say a second New York City officer has died after a gunman ambushed them inside their patrol car before committing suicide. The shooting took place …
Thirty Years and Counting: First Baptist Church’s Living Christmas Tree will air on WHNT2 Yesterday at 4:20PM
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – It’s that time of year again for First Baptist Church’s performance of the Living Christmas Tree. This Saturday, we’ll air a live performance on WHNT2 from 7:30 to 9 …
Australian mother arrested on suspicion of murder Yesterday at 7:41AM
(CNN) — As Australia grapples with another shocking tragedy — the deaths of eight children in one home — the mother of seven of them might be able to explain what happened. The …
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Orange and navy ribbons hang on the lamp posts outside Harris Funeral Home in Opelika.Inside a heartbroken community says goodbye to 18-year-old Jakell Mitchell for the last time.
Thousands of members of Nigeria's home-grown Islamic extremist Boko Haram group strike across the border in Cameroon, with coordinated attacks on border towns, a troop convoy and a major barracks.
New York Police Commissioner William Bratton said two officers assigned to a special task force to patrol higher-crime areas were attacked and killed without the chance to defend themselves Saturday.
Daniela Martinez long figured that someday she would leave the struggles of daily life in Cuba and join her uncle in the United States, but after the events of the last few days, the 18-year-old …
Megabus passengers arrive in Atlanta hours after the bus they were riding on crashed in Indiana.
An Australian woman was charged with murder on Sunday in the deaths of seven of her children and her niece, whose bodies were found inside her home, police said.
Morgan Co. woman pays it forward to help homeless 10 hours ago
It is the season to give and share with those who may not be as fortunate.
Muhammad Ali hospitalized with pneumonia 11 hours ago
Boxing great Muhammad Ali was hospitalized with a mild case of pneumonia that was caught early and should result in a short hospital stay, an Ali spokesman said Saturday night.
Active weather for the holiday week 12 hours ago
The WAFF Storm Team is tracking several disturbances that will affect the Tennessee Valley for the new week.
GOP to back 'The Interview' if it gets to theaters Yesterday at 8:27PM
Noting that Hollywood and the GOP have had their differences, Republican Party chairman Reince Priebus says the situation with 'The Interview' is about freedom and free enterprise.
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(BPT) - Small business owners can easily get caught up in the December rush. But once the holiday sparkle fades, business owners and entrepreneurs will need to refocus and make decisions likely to …
Flyaway Drone Issues 12/15/2014
Drones have made headlines recently with the military using them to fight the war on terror. Here in the Tennessee Valley, more and more people are flying them as a hobby.
New Firefighter Recruits in Decatur 12/9/2014
Eight new firefighters started the job on Monday.
Copper Wire Theft on the Rise 12/9/2014
It's the holiday season, and that means more criminals are prowling for new and creative ways to make a quick dollar...including stealing copper.
(BPT) - More Americans than ever are going back to school, continuing their education to add skills and credentials to their work portfolio. For many, keeping their expertise current with continuing …
(BPT) - It’s that time of year again.
(BPT) - Every year, employees with company-sponsored health plans are asked by their employers to select benefits for the following year. This process is called “open enrollment,” and it …
(BPT) - The business world is constantly changing and growing, becoming more culturally diverse and interconnected than ever before. Companies are looking for employees who are globally minded …
(BPT) - So you put together a stellar resume, wrote a winning cover letter and landed an interview for your dream job. The hard work’s done, right? Wrong. Don’t think you can just rely on …
(BPT) - If you're feeling overworked and finding it a challenge to juggle the demands of your job and the rest of your life, then you're not alone. Achieving the elusive work-life balance may …