• Former NFL running back Trent Richardson denies abuse

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Former NFL and Alabama running back Trent Richardson is denying charges that he hit his former girlfriend, who is the mother of his four children.

  • 1970 Daytona 500 winner Pete Hamilton dies at 74

    Pete Hamilton, who captured the Daytona 500 in 1970 and won twice at Talladega Superspeedway the next year, has died at 74.

  • LGBT community worries about hate crime prosecutions

    LUCEDALE, Miss. (AP) — In the waning days of President Barack Obama’s administration, supporters of LGBT rights hailed the first federal hate crime conviction for the killing of a transgender woman in Mississippi. With President Donald Trump now in office, they worry about the future of such prosecutions.