Aggregated Alabama News Articles
- 2 dead after train crashes into vehicle on tracks in Alabama
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Authorities say two people are dead after a train crashed into a passenger vehicle on its tracks in Alabama. News outlets report a vehicle was attempting to cross the tracks in Birmingham at about 6 p.m. ...
Washington Times. Sun, 16 Dec 2018 11:52:58 -0500.
- Woman goes viral for Christmas revenge tale
Alabama woman Sarah Belanger Demaneuf has gone viral for sharing a story about her Christmas revenge where she bought all the yellow star ornaments in town to get back at a rude customer.
Daily Mail. Sun, 16 Dec 2018 01:43:25 GMT.
- Alabama elementary school bus driver buys McDonald's breakfast for students when ice delays school opening
He says he was inspired by the spirit of Christmas.
Janine Puhak. Fox News. Sat, 15 Dec 2018 18:09:33 GMT.
- NASA moves liquid hydrogen tank to Huntsville for testing
NASA is moving a massive liquid hydrogen tank to Huntsville, Alabama for testing as part of its plans to eventually return to the moon
ABC News. Fri, 14 Dec 2018 20:35:30 -0500.
- Apple's $1 billion Austin campus is the latest big investment from top tier firms: Texas governor
"Texas is the Alabama when it comes to recruiting in college football. We get to pick the 5-star recruit companies that are coming to the Lone Star State," Abbott says.
CNBC. Fri, 14 Dec 2018 19:55 GMT.
- Regions separates chairman and CEO roles
The Alabama bank has named former power company executive Charles McCrary chairman instead of giving the job to new CEO John Turner.
American Banker. Fri, 14 Dec 2018 14:15:56 GMT.
- Alabama leaders temporarily stop $10M prison contract
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Alabama legislators have put a temporary hold on a $10 million contract between the state Department of Corrections and a company that could analyze prison needs and design new facilities. ...
Washington Times. Fri, 14 Dec 2018 07:25:11 -0500.
- Alabama attorney general takes over probe of police shooting at mall
Alabama's attorney general said on Thursday he will take over the investigation into the killing of a black man by a police officer who mistook him as a suspect in a shooting at a shopping mall on Thanksgiving night.
Reuters. Thu, 13 Dec 2018 14:21:12 -0500.
- 89-year-old Alabama woman jailed over messy appliance store
Odean Cleckler, 89, said she has been doing her best to help run her husband's used-appliance business since he died a decade ago.
Fox News. Thu, 13 Dec 2018 17:24:00 GMT.
- Alabama's Doug Jones: Trump's tariffs are spreading fear
The Democratic senator says his state's farmers and manufacturers are "beginning to question" Trump's policies
CBS News. Thu, 13 Dec 2018 14:28:52 +0000.
Alabama Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of Alabama as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||4,863,300||0.19|
|July 1, 2015||4,853,875||0.22|
|July 1, 2014||4,843,214||0.28|
|July 1, 2013||4,829,479||0.28|
|July 1, 2012||4,815,960||0.33|
|July 1, 2011||4,799,918||0.30|
|July 1, 2010||4,785,492|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of Alabama was 4,779,736.
In 2008, the estimated population of Alabama was 4,661,900, whereas
in 2006, the population of Alabama was about 4,587,564.
For detailed, up-to-date information about Alabama's demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about Alabama
web page. For maps of Alabama,
visit this Alabama Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Montgomery, Alabama.
Alabama newspaper publishers
are listed here, along with their
addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
names, descriptions, and
website links are listed on this page.
More information about Alabama
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