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Top Headlines: Blue Origin to break ground in Huntsville, Frontier Airlines new direct flights...

Blue Origin to break ground Friday on rocket engine plant Blue Origin, the commercial rocket company founded by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, will break ground...

Top Headlines: Buc-ee’s open in Robertsdale, Incysus raises $10 million for cancer research

Buc-ee’s officially open in Baldwin County Buc-ee's has finally branched out of Texas. The legendary Texas convenience store and travel center chain opened its first...

Top Headlines: Regions reports earnings, Construction begins on Full Moon

Regions reports earnings of 37 cents per share for quarter Regions Financial Corp. on Friday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $406 million. The Birmingham-based bank said...

Top Headlines: Airbus breaks ground in Mobile, Google to build solar farms

Airbus breaks ground on second assembly line The first shovelfuls of dirt went flying at the new Airbus Final Assembly Line in Mobile Wednesday morning,...

Top Headlines: Buffalo Rock files suit against PepsiCo, IRS employees to work without pay

Major Pepsi bottler in Alabama sues over territory One of the nation's largest Pepsi bottlers has filed suit against PepsiCo over its franchise territory. The...

Top Headlines: Mobile’s new waterfront attraction, Ivey inauguration recap

Mobile’s new waterfront attraction has a paddlewheel You can now cruise Mobile's scenic waterways on a paddlewheel boat while enjoying dinner and drinks. The Perdido Queen...

Top Headlines: Ivey sworn in today, Toyota exec weighs in on tariffs

Ivey to be sworn in today for her first full term Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey, who said she "steadied the ship of state" after taking over...

Top Headlines: Boeing edges out Airbus, Government shutdown hurts Huntsville

Boeing fights off Airbus to remain top maker of jetliners Boeing edged out European rival Airbus to retain its title as the world’s top jetmaker....

Top Headlines: Airbus hiring in Mobile, Via Airlines coming to Birmingham

AIDT helping to find 600 new Airbus workers Airbus said Wednesday it is working with AIDT to seek candidates to fill the first manufacturing positions at a new...

Top Headlines: Larry Langford Dies, Turner Constructions Expands in Huntsville

Larry Langford, 72, dies in Birmingham hospital Larry Langford, a former television reporter turned politician who oversaw corruption-tainted bond deals that drove Alabama’s biggest county...

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