Morning Headlines: Traffic will shift to service roads at sections of S. Memorial Parkway

Morning Headlines: Traffic will shift to service roads at sections of S. Memorial Parkway
Traffic will shift to service roads at sections of S. Memorial Parkway

(WAFF) - The Alabama Department of Transportation advises motorists that all traffic on South Memorial Parkway from south of Martin Road to north of Whitesburg Drive will be shifted to the recently-constructed northbound and southbound service roads beginning about 9 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 31.

Trump to make quick trip to Mexico before immigration speech

In a surprise move, Donald Trump will travel to Mexico on Wednesday to meet with President Enrique Pena Nieto, just hours before the Republican delivers a highly anticipated speech on immigration.Trump took to Twitter on Tuesday night to say he looks "very much forward" to meeting with the Mexican leader.

Temps pushing into the mid-90s with a heat index near 100

We're starting this morning with mainly clear skies and temperatures in the lower 70s. Look for plenty of sunshine this morning and a quick warm-up like yesterday. We should be up to around 90° by the lunch hour with highs pushing into the mid-90s once again. The heat index should top out near 100°

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