(WAFF) - Democrats carried a remarkable House floor sit-in into a second day, disrupting the business of Congress with demands for gun-control votes in an unruly scene broadcast live to the world. Republicans branded the move as a publicity stunt before summarily adjourning the chamber until after the Fourth of July.
A violent crash happened late Wednesday night in Park City. It happened on Huntsville Highway near the Lincoln County Public Utility Office.
The summer-time heat will build over the coming days. Here's a First Alert to excessive heat index values we are forecasting for Friday and Saturday. The heat index should peak around 102° this afternoon, but we expect it to reach 104-105° in many areas Friday and Saturday. Actual highs will be in the mid-90s.