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Alabama governor signs bill banning nearly all abortions

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Alabama Senate approves nation’s strictest abortion ban

The Alabama bill includes exceptions for pregnancies that pose a health risk to the mother, but not for rape and incest. | Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> The Alabama Senate on Tuesday approved the nation’s [...]

Alabama Senate passes bill making abortion a felony

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Alabama is close to approving a near total ban on abortion after the state Senate passed a measure that would make performing an abortion at any stage of pregnancy a felony. If signed into law, it would be the most stringent [...]

Alabama Woman Who Joined ISIS Can’t Return Home, U.S. Says

Mr. Pompeo’s statement did not offer a rationale for why the State Department does not consider Ms. Muthana a citizen. But American officials seem to be hinging their argument against allowing her back in on an exception in the law. Ms. [...]

Alabama civil rights institute rescinds Angela Davis honor

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) – The Birmingham Civil Rights Institute in Alabama has rescinded its decision to honor political activist and scholar Angela Davis following unspecified complaints. Davis is a Birmingham native who has spent decades [...]

2 activists arrested at site of Alabama mall shooting

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) – Two activists have been arrested during a demonstration at an Alabama shopping mall where a black man was killed by police last month. Al.com reports the protesters were arrested Saturday afternoon at Hoover’s Riverchase [...]

Alabama marks first official Rosa Parks Day

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – Alabama is marking its first Rosa Parks Day. Alabama lawmakers earlier this year voted to designate Dec. 1 as a day to honor the civil rights icon. Parks, an African-American woman, was arrested after refusing [...]

‘We don’t want an Alabama’: Hyde-Smith has Republicans holding their breath

Democrats acknowledge GOP Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith is likely to win, but argue her flubs have given Mike Espy a narrow opening if everything breaks his way. | Rogelio V. Solis/AP Photo Elections Democrat Mike Espy claims momentum in the [...]

Alabama GOP: Sessions not guaranteed to win back his old seat

Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ frayed ties with the president could create an opening for other Republicans to make a play for the seat. | Mark Wallheiser/Getty Images Elections The deposed attorney general would be the [...]
Anti-Trump statement haunts GOP incumbent in Alabama
GOP Rep. Martha Roby could be forced into a primary runoff against a Republican challenger in Alabama, where opponents have used Roby’s critical 2016 comments about then-candidate Donald Trump to tag her as insufficiently supportive [...]