1 dead, 1 injured in single-vehicle wreck in Tuscaloosa Co.

A single-vehicle wreck on Indian Creek Road claimed the life of a Duncanville man on Saturday.

Tiny Missouri town mourns after gunman kills 7, then himself

Residents of a small southern Missouri town struggled to come to grips with the knowledge that one of their own had killed seven people in a spasm of violence that ended when the gunman shot himself to death on a rural…

What’s Next For Gold And Silver?

Watch the U.S. Dollar Index to understand where gold and silver are likely headed next.

Firefighters respond to structure fire in Northport

Northport Fire and Rescue responded to a structure fire in the 14000 block of Highway 171 just before 1 p.m. on Saturday.

Premium Travel’s Next Epidemic: Casual Travelers in Airport Lounges

Airport lounges have long served as a refuge for frequent travelers away from the casual public. Quiet, exclusive and stocked with amenities ranging from showers to free WiFi to fully catered meals, an airport lounge can be the perfect counterpoint against a noisy and crowded terminal, which is precisely why many [...]

Birmingham PD: 14-year-old girl dies in triple shooting

Birmingham police are investigating after a triple shooting leaves one teen dead and two others injured.


Gerbils, Not Rats, Spread The Black Death

Rats have been blamed for spreading the plague for more than a century, but new research suggests the real culprit was their cousin the gerbil. Black rats were thought to have brought the plague bug (Yersinia pestis) along the Silk Road to Europe from the Far East, causing a series [...]

Weighting Down UK-Listed Oil and Gas Shares

Using Brent as a global proxy benchmark, we find that the oil price continues to skate around $60 per barrel. That’s a far cry from $115 we saw last summer. So after two months into the not so New Year, and having received the latest financial data from many UK-listed [...]

Why MH370 Will Likely Remain Lost

Despite protestations to the contrary, what remains of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 will likely never be found. That’s the hard truth that the search crews and the families and friends of the victims have yet to fully embrace, but we’re getting there and fast. After nearly three decades of journalism, I’ve [...]

Cinnabon’s Kat Cole’s sweet success

From Hooters girl to empire builder at Cinnabon, Kat Cole is savoring her success at Focus Brands.