Anti-Gay Crusader Who ‘Married’ His Laptop Wants Their Union To Be Recognised

HuffPost | BeckyBarnes | Posted 08.09.2017 | UK

A notorious opponent of same-sex marriage is suing the state of Alabama to recognise his union with a 2011 MacBook. Chris Sevier claims that he marr...

The Cunning Gators Of Mobile Bay

Mike Gerrard | Posted 06.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Mike Gerrard

If asked to name the biggest river delta in the Lower 48 US states, most people would probably get it right and say the Mississippi. But the second biggest? It's Mobile Bay in Alabama, which is so aquatically biodiverse it's been called North America's Amazon. You'll find up to 500 species of birds here, and every kind of wildlife from sharks to black bears.

Racism, Civil Rights And Rebuilding Selma, Alabama

Janet Newenham | Posted 04.07.2017 | UK
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Janet Newenham

"This might be the only table in the world where two African American Nobel Peace Prize winners sat down together." says Mrs Jackson. It's my 8th day...

Inspiring US Non-Profit Helps Thousands Access Cheap Energy

Nikolaos Dimou | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK Tech
Nikolaos Dimou

Ms. Singhal's has a passion for saving energy."Nexus Energy Center provides a one on one approach how each client can save on utilities. Each home is unique in that no two are the same. Through our scientific approach to find how and where each home is faltering, we provide expert analysis for specific problems, best solutions, and their return on investment."

The Best of Birmingham

Mike Gerrard | Posted 11.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Mike Gerrard

There are several reasons to believe you may not like Birmingham, Alabama's largest city. When it was founded in 1871 it was named not after somewhere romantic like Florence or Paris but after the English industrial city of Birmingham. That's because Birmingham, Alabama, was a steel town and, at the time, equally industrial.

Trump Supporters Attack 'Black Lives Matter' Protester At Alabama Rally

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 23.11.2015 | UK Politics

For anyone dismissing Donald Trump’s presidential campaign as nothing more than a slightly bigoted sideshow (he recently floated the idea of placing...

Selma the Movie, UK Premiere. A Timely Arrival.

Jasmine Dotiwala | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Entertainment
Jasmine Dotiwala

Remarkably, this is the first biography about MLK made for the big screen. The film is about a very specific moment in the city of Selma, Alabama, when black civil rights activist Martin Luther King (MLK) life, had given his "I have a dream" speech and received the Nobel peace prize, but was still frustrated by the lack of genuine progress on civil rights.

Boy, 5, Dies After Being Bitten By Brown Recluse Spider

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 02.12.2014 | UK

A five-year-old boy has died after being bitten by a brown recluse spider. Branson Riley Carlisle died on 23 November just hours after he was bitt...

Apple's CEO Blasts Lack Of LGBT Rights Back Home

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 28.10.2014 | UK Tech

Tim Cook has spoken out against his home state of Alabama claiming that is being 'too slow' in getting equality for the LGBT community. Apple's CEO...

Introducing: St Paul and the Broken Bones

Clara Cullen | Posted 04.08.2014 | UK Entertainment
Clara Cullen

After leaving the UK the band will head back to the US and start focusing on writing their next record before returning to Europe in August and September for a full tour. With the ravenous reception they received on this short stop over things look set to get bigger.

Alabama Republican Steve Hurst Takes Part In Parade With Oversized Handgun Float

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 22.04.2014 | UK

What a heart-warming sight for the attendees of a parade in Talladega, Alabama this weekend. Perched between the more traditional floats rendering The...

Alabama Student Takes A Corpse Selfie And Posts To Instagram

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 07.02.2014 | UK

As the selfie phenomenon has slowly seeped into the public consciousness, several stages have been discernable, with each trend slightly more bizarre ...

Baby Rhino Ethan Causes A Stir At Zoo

Huffington Post UK | Paco Tijdink | Posted 25.06.2013 | UK

Zookeepers in Alabama are proud to announce the birth of Ethan, the first rhino to be born in the USA via artificial insemination. Ethan, who was ...

'White Supremacist' Teen Faces Bomb Plot Charges

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.01.2013 | UK Universities & Education

A student in the US who describes himself as a "white supremacist" has been charged with attempted assault after plans to blow up his school were foun...

Tornados Sweep Across US

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 03.03.2012 | UK

The death toll continues to rise in the wake of powerful thunderstorms and tornadoes that ripped across the American Midwest. At least 35 people ha...

Extraordinary 'Wave Clouds' Seen Over Birmingham, Alabama (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 21.12.2011 | UK Comedy

Bring up cloud formations at a party, and chances are you'll be left well alone for the rest of the evening. But when it comes to "wave clouds" - ...