In one of their most dramatic choices in a century, local leaders of the Boy Scouts of America voted Thursday to ease a divisive ban and allow openly gay boys to be accepted into the nation's leading youth organization.
Thursday's outlook calls for 13 to 20 named storms, 7 to 11 that strengthen into hurricanes and 3 to 6 that become major hurricanes.
A band of thunderstorms battered the Oklahoma City area Thursday, slowing cleanup operations in the suburb where a tornado killed 24 people and destroyed thousands of homes this week.
The Boy Scouts of America's national leadership will vote Thursday whether to allow openly gay Scouts in its ranks, a critical and emotionally charged moment for one of the nation's oldest youth organizations and its millions of members.
President Barack Obama on Thursday defended America's controversial drone attacks as legal, effective and a necessary linchpin in an evolving U.S. counterterrorism policy.
Attorney General Eric Holder says four American citizens have been killed in drone strikes since 2009.
The Internal Revenue Service official at the center of the storm over the agency's targeting of conservative groups has told Congress she did nothing wrong and has invoked her constitutional right to not answer lawmakers' questions.
A Chechen immigrant shot to death in central Florida after an altercation with an FBI agent had several ties to one of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects who authorities were questioning him about at the time.
A jury has found Collier Kirksey, the third and final suspect in the Midtown Winn-Dixie robbery, guilty of first degree robbery. He was not found guilty in the five counts of attempted murder.
On Thursday, May 23 Robertsdale Police said a man filed a report against his son and another man for robbery. According to the report, Jimmy White Jr. and Cory Townsend allegedly tied up Jimmy White Sr. at his residence and took a large amount of cash and other property.
The blue ribbon committee appointed by Mayor Troy Ephriam is set to begin its search for a new police chief. The panel is headed by former Prichard Mayor A.J. Cooper.
Alabama U.S. House of Representative Jo Bonner announced Thursday, May 23, he will be stepping down from Congress to take a newly created position as Vice Chancellor for Government Relations and Economic Development at The University of Alabama.
Lucedale, Miss., Sheriff Dean Howell said a dog is dead afte and a man was arrested after an anonymous 911 call at approximately 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 21 to the sheriff’s office concerning a man who had set his dog on fire. According to deputies the caller said the suspect was, “going psycho while crazy on meth” at a residence on Greenwood Road in Lucedale.
Memorial Day weekend kicks of the summer tourist season for Alabama's beaches and the city of Gulf Shores has been working all week to get the public beach ready for thousands of visitors. It's been a daunting task to clean it up in less than a week after the Hangout Music Festival.
The Escambia County Sheriff's Office evacuated six homes near the intersection of Massachusetts Avenue and Warehouse Street after a 55-gallon drum with an unidentified liquid was found. The fluid has since been identified as cleaning fluid.
Baldwin County District Attorney Hallie Dixon is speaking with FOX10 news about a domestic violence case we have been following. Mario Mendez is accused of holding a woman against her will in his home for three days. According to court records, this isn't the first time he's been charged with the crime.
A woman buried in the wreckage of a collapsed garment factory building for 17 days was rescued Friday.
President Barack Obama said Tuesday that North Korea can no longer create an international crisis with nuclear provocations, asserting the United States and South Korea are fully capable of defending themselves.
The White House says it's highly likely that Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime, not the rebel opposition, was behind any chemical weapons use in Syria.
Although Congress and the U.S. Supreme Court were on break, this week was packed with plenty of political headlines. Here’s a look at what you might have missed.
President Barack Obama strongly suggested Tuesday he'd consider military action against Syria if it can be confirmed that President Bashar Assad's government used chemical weapons in the two-year-old civil war.
A powerful blast believed to be a gas explosion ripped open an office building in the center of Prague on Monday, injuring at least 35 people and sending shockwaves through the Old Town tourist district.
The father of the suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing described his fugitive son as a smart and accomplished "angel" in an anguished interview in which he claimed they were set up.