Johnson & Johnson knew its baby powder was often tainted with asbestos for years, report says

A Reuters investigation found that for decades, Johnson & Johnson sought to hide the fact that in many cases cancer-causing asbestos contaminated the talc that was used to produce its talcum powder products.

Albertville sextuplets celebrate turning 1 and getting new season of TLC show

‘Let this Lamborghini light your fire,’ pastor says while giving wife $200k Lamborghini - he’s now defending the purchase

Facebook bug gave third parties access to photos for 6.8 million accounts

Armored truck deposits cash on highway in NJ

Rich family offering a photographer $100k to travel the world and take photos of them

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Spike in North Alabama flu cases reported

Michael Cohen claims Trump knew hush money payments wrong

Toyota recalls address possible restraint, braking issues

Lawsuit filed on behalf of woman killed in MS bus crash

Woman seriously injured in bear attack in PA

Mueller rejects Flynn’s argument that FBI interview was deceptive

  Senate rebukes Trump, Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi, Yemen war

Although the resolutions are largely symbolic — because it's unclear if they will be considered by the House — passage Thursday showed senators seeking to assert oversight of Trump administration foreign policy and the relationship with Saudi Arabia.

Farm bill would bring CBD to Alabama patients, businesses

A Tennessee CBD business is eyeing a trip south and a Huntsville chiropractor said he'll be recommending CBD immediately upon its legalization.

  Deputies share advice on pawn shop purchases

A Limestone County woman had nearly $20,000 in jewelry stolen from her home. She found it on sell at a local pawn shop. Sheriff's deputies say there are things you can do protect yourself from this type of crime.

Former Huntsville woman teaches financial independence for women

A former Huntsville woman found that out the hard way. And now she makes it her life’s work to make sure no other woman makes the same mistake.

  AL Attorney Gen. office to take over investigation into Galleria shooting, EJ Bradford death

New cancer center could be making its way to the Shoals

TVA plans to make Pickwick Dam safer to withstand extreme earthquakes

2019 brings new rules for getting through Redstone Arsenal’s gates

Guntersville police need help identifying suspect in restaurant burglary

Authorities hoping to locate porch package thief in Madison County

  Athens woman charged with stabbing boyfriend in stomach

An Athens woman is in jail after allegedly stabbing her boyfriend in the stomach during an apparent domestic incident.

Huntsville kicking off yearlong celebration of state’s bicentennial

Friday’s kickoff is special in the celebration of Huntsville and Madison County’s historic role in the state’s founding.

Huntsville, other AL cities hit by nationwide ‘hoax’ bomb threats

Hoax bomb threats have been emailed to businesses around the country. That includes Huntsville and other Alabama cities.

Family drops lawsuit over teen killed by Priceville police officer

The family’s attorney says that after watching dash cam and body cam footage of the incident, they realized the suit was not winnable.

Bomb threats sent to businesses, universities and media nationwide

Threats are being sent in to create mass disruption.

‘Adulting Day’ teaches local high school seniors how to cook, change a tire, pay bills

Bullitt Central High School seniors had time to spend on topics other than math and English during an Adulting Day event Wednesday.

  As protectors abandon Trump, investigation draws closer

Though Cohen broke down during his sentencing hearing Wednesday, Trump remained uncharacteristically quiet, his Twitter feed still while he ignored shouted questions about his former attorney at a White House event. But Trump has been far from silent during the monthslong Cohen saga.

Boy Scouts of America considers filing for bankruptcy, report says

The organization is one of the largest youth groups in the country.

Son has nowhere to hide when Mom embarrasses him on camera at basketball game

Mandy Remmell went for it when the 'fan cam' pointed at her during a Kelly Clarkson song. Her son may never forgive her.

Justin Barley named Hartselle’s new police chief

Justin Barley is honored to be chosen to lead the Hartselle Police Department.

Bones found in family home ID’d as father missing for decades

One night back in 1961, Mike Carroll's father, George, disappeared. The explanations for his father's disappearance never sat well with the son.

Trump’s 10 terrorists: The evolution of a statistic

These 10 do not exist, except as a federal statistic that Trump and his vice president put through a rhetorical grinder in service of describing emigrants from Mexico as a menace.

Boy, 11, changes last name from ‘Trump’ due to bullying

While his parents work on getting his name legally changed, the boy will be going by his father’s last name at school.

Would-be burglar rescued after getting stuck in restaurant grease vent for 2 days

The sheriff’s office says the man was physically exhausted and suffering from dehydration. He was taken to the hospital and is expected to make a full recovery.

Hartselle PD: Another car stolen while warming up

Hartselle police have another warning after another car was stolen while warming up in a resident’s driveway.

Man catches massive catfish in Decatur, AL

A man landed a massive catch off Point Mallard in Decatur on Wednesday.

8-year-old girl celebrates birthday by raising money for hospice care

An 8-year-old girl is teaching adults a thing or two about selflessness and the art of giving this holiday. In lieu of birthday gifts, she asked her friends for help raising money for hospice patients, and they made it happen.

Madison residents get look at Hughes Road, Huntsville Brownsferry expansion

The projects are slated to being in Summer 2019.

Authorities searching for man who allegedly followed, robbed Madison County woman

The Madison County Sheriff’s Office needs help identifying a robbery suspect.

Lauderdale County students learn the importance of giving this holiday season

Hundreds of Lauderdale County High School students are honoring faculty members by recognizing them through what they call 12 days of giving.

Huntsville ranks among top 10 cities with the safest drivers

Huntsville is the fourth safest city in the U.S. for driving.

Winchester Road gets $6.6 million widening project

Members of the Madison County Commission agreed to start the process of improving Winchester Road with a $6.6 million project.

  Rocket Republic launching new brewery in downtown Huntsville

The Madison location has been open for four years now, and Vice President Warren Ward says he hopes to continue the legacy and success in downtown Huntsville.

Madison County Boat Harbor upgrades possible

If you like to go fishing, go boating, or simply spend time in the great outdoors, members of the Madison County Commission are putting money where their mouth is to improve the Madison County Boat Harbor.

Madison City Schools receives $100,000 donation for school safety, security

A local foundation donated $100,000 Tuesday night to the Madison city school system’s safety and security fund.

Marshall County man on trial after child porn found on his lost cellphone

A lost cellphone could land a Marshall County man in jail for years to come. Trial for Kenneth Wayne Ennis got underway Wednesday.

Man gets life in prison without parole for 2013 murder of roommate in Decatur

Charles Makekau, 29, was convicted of felony murder in connection with the deadly home invasion that claimed the life of his roommate, Jamie Travers.

$3 million to be spent on Madison County rural roads

If you own a car and live in Madison County, we have some good news. The Madison County Commission has gotten some big grants to help make the roads you drive on safer.

Marshall County Sheriff’s overtime budget could be depleted when new sheriff takes over

The overtime budget for the Marshall County Sheriff's office continues to be depleted. Commission officials now say that budget is sixty to seventy percent spent just two months into the n

Decatur man gets four life sentences for armed robbery spree

Over the course of 24 hours, John Andrew Kister robbed multiple Decatur convenience stores.

10 dog Christmas gifts under $20 that you can buy on Amazon

Don’t forget about your four-legged furry friends this holiday season. We have the perfect amazon gifts for your pooches all under $20!

Alabama Career Center System hosting emergency meeting for Virginia College students, employees

The Alabama Career Center System, in cooperation with the Alabama Community College System, AIDT, the Southwest Alabama Partnership for Training and Employment (SWAPTE), and the Rapid Response Team (part of the Dislocated Worker Unit at the Alabama Department of Commerce) is hosting emergency inform

Netflix: What’s coming and going in January

The four movies in the Indiana Jones series will arrive to Netflix on Jan. 1. Also coming is "Solo: A Star Wars Story" on Jan. 9, a prequel featuring a young Han Solo, with Alden Ehrenreich behind the controls of the Millennium Falcon.

Ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen gets 3 years in prison

Cohen, 52, appeared at a courthouse in Manhattan for a sentencing hearing before U.S. District Judge William Pauley III and took on Trump’s characterization of him as “weak.”

2 doctors’ photos play role in sexual abuse claims involving hundreds of victims

In one case, a disgraced University of Southern California gynecologist has led police to a collection of nude photographs that may be connected with the abuse alleged by his patients. In another case, victims of a deceased New York doctor are demanding to know what happened to the photos.

2019 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees announced on Thursday

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame will announce its 2019 inductees on Thursday morning.

Toys to avoid buying this Christmas

Top 10 toys to avoid buying this Christmas because of safety concerns

Toddler shot baby in face while couple showered, police said

The child is alive but was seriously wounded and has been in critical condition since Saturday.

Most drug overdoses involve fentanyl, CDC finds

The study found illicit drugs like fentanyl, heroin and cocaine were the leading causes of unintentional overdoses, and prescription drugs were more likely to be involved in suicidal overdoses.

Woman found dead on FL interstate; family alleges date left her for dead

Authorities said the woman's body had been struck by several cars while lying in the roadway. It is unknown how she died.

Democrats focus on voting rights ahead of 2020 primary

Multiple potential contenders for the Democratic presidential nomination are elevating the issue of voting rights as they prepare to launch campaigns. They're vowing to oppose Republican-backed efforts to require identification to vote, reinstate protections eliminated by a 2013 Supreme Court ruling

Athens Fire & Rescue, local sponsors treat kids to Christmas early

“People are awesome. My kids are going to have an awesome Christmas now.”

North Alabama farmers weigh in on massive $867B farm bill

Senate leaders passed an $867 billion farm bill that expands safety net programs for farmers across the country.

North Alabama family warns about Publishers Clearing House scam

A Madison County woman was told she won millions from a well-known sweepstakes, but she knew something was off about the letter she received in the mail.

Weather experts explain freezing fog

It created a nice winter scene to start the day across north Alabama on Tuesday. On trees, it looked pretty, but on roads, it created slick spots.

Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital to be demolished; property to be donated

Hospital administrators say the building will be demolished and the property will be donated to the city of Florence and Lauderdale County.

Montgomery’s Kirk Jay advances to Final Four of “The Voice”

Many in Alabama tuned into NBC’s “The Voice” Tuesday night to see what would happen to Montgomery’s Kirk Jay, after the results from last night’s performances.

Huntsville Islamic Center hosting blood drive to help 2-year-old Florida girl with cancer

The Huntsville Islamic Center is partnering with LifeSouth Blood Center to find a life-saving match for a 2-year-old Florida girl battling cancer.

More lawsuits filed over deadly Mississippi bus crash

A total of six lawsuits have been filed against Teague VIP Express bus company in the deadly Mississippi bus crash that killed two Huntsville women and injured 44 others.

Radios donated to Jackson County EMA could save lives

A donation of used radio equipment in Jackson County could very well end up saving a life there.

Trump threatens gov’t shutdown in heated meeting with Dem leaders over border wall

Trump conferred Tuesday at the White House with House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer ahead of a Dec. 21 deadline to shut down a range of government agencies.

Florence is one step closer to building a Comprehensive Cancer Center

This regional cancer treatment facility will span nearly 20,000 square feet and offer twelve exam rooms, while adding the latest technology and resources from the UAB Health System.

Deadline for ACA healthcare enrollment is Saturday

The Affordable Care Act enrollment period runs from Nov. 1 to Dec. 15. People who need coverage should go to to examine their healthcare options.

Kathie Lee Gifford to leave ‘TODAY’ show after 11 years

After 11 years, Kathie Lee Gifford will be leaving the “TODAY” show.

FedEx employee pawned jewelry instead of delivering it, police say

The jewelry was supposed to be delivered to Quality Gold

‘White people are the best’: Columbia student’s racist tirade captured on video

In a racially charged rant, the Columbia sophomore harasses and shouts white supremacist ideologies at a group of primarily minority students.

Search intensifies for woman who disappeared in Colorado on Thanksgiving

Kelsey Berreth made a trip to a Safeway grocery store near Woodland Park, CO, on Thanksgiving Day. She hasn’t been seen since a short time later.

Football player, 16, accused of fatally stabbing classmate pregnant with his baby

The 17-year-old victim’s body was recovered from a dumpster hours after an alleged fight with the suspect over the pregnancy.