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Birmingham Museum of Art to Open Renovated African Galleries - After two years of renovations, the Birmingham Museum of Art reopens its African galleries on Saturday, April 26. "Over the past several decades, the Birmingham Museum of Art has built an exceptional ... - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Barons Welcome Record 35,604 Fans During 2014 Opening Homestand - Birmingham, AL - The Birmingham Barons celebrated the beginning of their second season at Regions Field with a series victory over the Jacksonville Suns, capped off by a 9-1 win on Sunday afternoon. - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Barons Complete DH Sweep with 5-2 Win over Mobile - Birmingham, AL - The Birmingham Barons completed a double-header sweep of the Mobile BayBears with a 5-2 comeback win Tuesday night at Hank Aaron Stadium. - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Beck Continues BayBear Domination in CG Shutout - Birmingham, AL - Behind Chris Beck's 7-inning complete game shutout, the Barons defeated the Mobile BayBears 2-0 in game one of their Tuesday double-headeragainst the Mobile BayBears at Hank Aaron Stadium. - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Ensley residents meet about Bush Middle School renovation plans - Members of Birmingham's Enlsey community are meeting with school officials on Tuesday night about plans to renovate a neighborhood school. - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Barons and BayBears Postponed in Mobile - Birmingham, AL - Today's 7:05pm game between the Birmingham Barons and Mobile BayBears at Hank Aaron Stadium has been postponed due to rain. The game will be made up as part of a double-header Tuesday starting at 5:05pm. The teams will play two seven-inning games. - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

FOX6 investigates building delays for Birmingham police precinct - "We work in an environment that's totally unacceptable. There's wiring hanging from the ceiling. It's sad, deplorable," said a Birmingham west precinct police officer who did not want to be identified, in fear of harassment or losing his job. - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Man shot multiple times in southwest Birmingham - Police are canvassing an area in southwest Birmingham after a man was shot multiple times on Tuesday afternoon. - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Male shot in chest in southwest Birmingham - Police are canvassing an area in southwest Birmingham where a male victim was shot in the chest Tuesday afternoon. - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

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Needtobreathe releases 'Rivers in the Wasteland,' confirms Birmingham concert ... - The Birmingham News - - BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Needtobreathe, the rock band led by brothers Bear and Bo Rhinehart, returns to Birmingham for a Sept. 11 concert at the Alabama Theatre, 1817 Third Ave. North. Promoter Red Mountain Entertainment announced the 8 p.m. show ... - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Police investigating shooting in southwest Birmingham that sent 1 to hospital - (blog) - ... a shooting that happened Tuesday afternoon on Ellis Avenue in southwest Birmingham. (Carol Robinson/ BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Birmingham police are on the scene of a Tuesday afternoon shooting in the southwest part of the city. - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Birmingham Mayor Willam Bell meets Dalai Lama during Japanese visit - (blog) - BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Birmingham Mayor William Bell has traveled to Kyoto, Japan where he met with the Dalai Lama in preparation for the Tibetan leader's planned trip here this fall. Bell's office this morning said the mayor was a guest of the Mind ... - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Will the WWE pay tribute to the late Ultimate Warrior at tonight's RAW in ... - The Birmingham News - - BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- World Wrestling Entertainment's "Monday Night Raw" returns to the Birmingham Jefferson Civic Center tonight for what promises to be another memorable event just two Mondays after Wrestlemania XXX in New Orleans. The show ... - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Steely Dan to make Birmingham debut on July 27 at BJCC Concert Hall - The Huntsville Times - - The Birmingham date is the only Alabama stop on Steely Dan's “Jamalot Ever After” summer tour, which starts on July 2 in Portland, Ore., and ends on Sept. 17 in Baltimore, Md. The band will visit 47 cities on its trek through the United States and ... - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

John Prine shines with warm presence, folksy songbook at Birmingham's Alys ... - The Birmingham News - - John Prine doesn't allow photographers at his concerts these days, so we dug up a few photos from the archive. Top right: Prine at City Stages 2001 in Birmingham. (Frank Couch | Bottom left: Prine at the Von Braun Center Concert Hall in ... - Sat, 12 Apr 2014

Birmingham woman, 25, charged in robbery, killing of beauty shop owner - (blog) - Bianca Holman, of Birmingham, faces capital murder and robbery charges after police say she killed Chaya Anders, 63, of Pinson, who was found Saturday morning inside the North Birmingham beauty supply business she owned, according to Birmingham ...Woman found dead inside a Birmingham beauty salon has been identified - MyFoxALWoman charged with capital murder for store owner's death - Alabama's News LeaderBirmingham woman arrested after beauty supply owner found dead - Alabama' - Tue, 08 Apr 2014

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