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State investigators to review 2 law enforcement shootings

The Associated Press HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) - The state law enforcement agency is investigating two separate fatal shootings by law enforcement officers. The Madison County sheriff’s office said 50-year-old Ray King of Hazel Green was killed Thursday when deputies were…

Huntsville skybridge nears fruition with $20M federal grant

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) - A project that’s been planned for more than a decade in the City of Huntsville is nearing fruition, thanks to a $20 million federal grant. City officials say the Pedestrian Access and Redevelopment Corridor has been…

Alabama space museum marking 50th anniversary of Apollo 16

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) - Alabama's space museum is marking the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 16 lunar mission while looking ahead to the next U.S. spaceflight to the moon. A member of the Apollo 16 crew, former astronaut Charlie Duke,…

Walmart store in Huntsville closes temporarily after fire

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) - A fire in a north Alabama Walmart store caused the business to temporarily close. WHNT-TV reports that the Sunday blaze damaged some items in the store in Huntsville. No injuries were reported. Fire officials say four…

Huntsville council puts brakes on plan for red-light cameras

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) - The Huntsville City Council has rejected a proposal to install red-light cameras in the city and fine motorists caught running them. WHNT-TV reports that the measure failed almost unanimously at a recent council meeting. Council Member…