3 dead as tornadoes rip through Alabama, leaving path of destruction – National

Powerful tornadoes tore through Alabama on Thursday, killing at least three people in the northeast and injuring dozens of others and destroying homes and other structures south of Birmingham. Three deaths were confirmed in Ohatchee, Alabama, about 60 miles northeast of Birmingham, a spokeswoman for Calhoun County Emergency Management Agency said. Others remained missing. […]

One man killed, seven injured in stabbings in Birmingham

One man was killed and seven people were injured, two of them seriously, in a series of stabbings in the city of Birmingham, central England, early on Sunday, police said. “We can now confirm that we have launched a murder investigation following last night’s events,” West Midlands Police said. “A man has died and another […]