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DC BLOX to Open Flagship Data Center in Birmingham

DC BLOX opens the first unit of its flagship technology and innovation campus in Birmingham, bringing new life to a 27-acre parcel of the former Trinity Steel plant.

Alabama Aviation Rides High in Paris

Government officials at the Paris Air Show this week brought home news of new and expanding aviation and aerospace suppliers, while north Alabama’s Boeing and south Alabama’s Airbus notched up aircraft sales.

Top Headlines: What sectors have the most job openings?

Mixed-use development moves forward in downtown Huntsville The Huntsville city council has taken steps to propel a $62 million mix of residential, office and retail...

Top Headlines: City population shrinks, suburbs flourish

Cities (except Huntsville) shrink, suburbs (especially Fairhope) flourish New population estimates for 2018 show Mobile, Montgomery and Birmingham all shrinking — though Huntsville continues to...

Top Headlines: Alabama tourism spurt, New Toyota Huntsville leader

Alabama sees tourism spurt in 2018 More than 27.7 million visitors came to Alabama in 2018, spending $15.5 billion, according to calculations announced by the...

Top Headlines: Activists call for Alabama boycott, Red Mountain’s new campus

Activists call for boycotts of Alabama products, festivals In the wake of a new Alabama law that essentially bans abortions, activists protesting the law have...

Top Headlines: Abortion law could hurt economy, Bay Steel expanding in Mobile

Abortion law may hurt Alabama’s expanding economy Alabama has been on a roll attracting new trophy industry like Mazda Toyota and Airbus, but a new...

Top Headlines: Hyundai adds plant in Montgomery, Ivey signs abortion ban

Hyundai adds $388 million plant in Montgomery Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama celebrated the opening of a $388 million cylinder manufacturing plant Wednesday — the third...

Top Headlines: Legislature passes abortion ban, New program combats opioid problems

Legislature passes abortion ban The Alabama legislature yesterday passed a strict abortion ban, which now awaits action from Gov. Kay Ivey. — AL.comNew program to...

Top Headlines: Auto supplier announces Alabama plant, Mercedes surplus

Japanese auto supplier announces north Alabama plant DaikyoNishikawa US announced plans for a $110 million plant in Huntsville, to provide parts for Mazda Toyota Manufacturing...

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