Category: Partner News Stories

Airbus Advances Project To Build New Alabama A220 Assembly Line

Airbus Advances Project To Build New Alabama A220 Assembly Line

| November 19, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Airbus announced that Birmingham-based HPM will act as program manager for the planning, design, and construction of a new assembly line at its Alabama manufacturing facility that will produce A220 aircraft.

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Breaking Down the California Fire Weather Concerns

Breaking Down the California Fire Weather Concerns

| November 18, 2018 @ 2:30 pm

(11/10/2018) As the fire weather threat across many different parts of California continue to evolve with time, there is no doubt that many people who have either been impacted already or may soon have more concerns still.

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How Are The Current Central And Southern California Wildfires Impacting Air Quality Issues?

How Are The Current Central And Southern California Wildfires Impacting Air Quality Issues?

| November 18, 2018 @ 9:30 am

(11/10/2018) Over the past 24 to 48 hours, a good portion of central and southern California has witnessed some of the worst wildfire activity over the past 5 to 10 years and then some. As a result of this devastating wildfire activity, there is been a corresponding increase in the amount of smoke generated by the wildfire is which included the Camp Fire and the Woolsey Fire.

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Mobile Energizer ‘Elves’ Bring Christmas To Southwest Regional School For The Deaf And Blind

Mobile Energizer ‘Elves’ Bring Christmas To Southwest Regional School For The Deaf And Blind

| November 18, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Mobile Energizers members played Santa’s elves Nov. 13, shopping for students at the Southwest Regional School for the Deaf and Blind in Mobile.

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What To Do If You Get Scammed

What To Do If You Get Scammed

| November 18, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Maybe it was the misspelled words… Maybe it was that feeling something was not quite right… Maybe it was that odd way the representative spoke to you… Any of those could be signs that a would-be criminal has scammed you.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Bobby Frank Cherry Died In Prison

On This Day In Alabama History: Bobby Frank Cherry Died In Prison

| November 18, 2018 @ 5:00 am

November 18, 2004: Days after the 1963 bombing of Birmingham’s 16th Street Baptist Church that killed four young girls, authorities homed in on Bobby Frank Cherry as a suspect.

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Going To Grandma’s For Thanksgiving? Drive Safely, Especially If Arriving Early, University Of Alabama Study Finds

Going To Grandma’s For Thanksgiving? Drive Safely, Especially If Arriving Early, University Of Alabama Study Finds

| November 18, 2018 @ 5:00 am

More than half of all vehicle crashes during the week of Thanksgiving last year occurred in the three days before the holiday, according to a recent study of state traffic data by University of Alabama researchers.

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How Will The Onset Of The New GOES-West Satellite Imager Advance Atmospheric Research?

How Will The Onset Of The New GOES-West Satellite Imager Advance Atmospheric Research?

| November 17, 2018 @ 2:30 pm

As of earlier today (11/14/2018), history was made over in the Eastern/Central Pacific Ocean basin. Science researchers from around the world continued to be even more optimistic about the future of atmospheric and climate research.

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How an Alaskan Low-Pressure System Has Grabbed More Media Attention Than Usual?

How an Alaskan Low-Pressure System Has Grabbed More Media Attention Than Usual?

| November 17, 2018 @ 9:30 am

As many people living across southern and western Alaska look to the skies tonight, things are likely pretty typical across most of Alaska. However, in southern Alaska (i.e., not too far from the city of Juneau), there was an interesting and complex situation on the regional radar screens as of earlier Tuesday evening.

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Don’t Get Bit By A Bitcoin Scam

Don’t Get Bit By A Bitcoin Scam

| November 17, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Bitcoin is the most well-known version of a cryptocurrency – a virtual currency that some people use as money even though it has no external governmental backing.

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Instruments Of Hope Unity Fund Continues Violins Of Hope’s Alabama Legacy

Instruments Of Hope Unity Fund Continues Violins Of Hope’s Alabama Legacy

| November 17, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Violins of Hope were played as Jews walked to their deaths at Holocaust camps during World War II. The sounds of those instruments in Birmingham last year heralded another purpose in promoting human rights, social justice and inter-religious dialogue.

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Mazda Toyota Manufacturing Kicks Off Construction On $1.6B Alabama Plant

Mazda Toyota Manufacturing Kicks Off Construction On $1.6B Alabama Plant

| November 17, 2018 @ 5:00 am

With help from a robot, the first shovel of dirt was turned today at a sprawling site that will be home to Alabama’s next auto assembly plant – a $1.6 billion facility being built by Mazda Toyota Manufacturing USA that will produce 300,000 vehicles annually, beginning in 2021.

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Alabama City Commemorating Its 200Th Birthday With Athens Bicentennial Bash

Alabama City Commemorating Its 200Th Birthday With Athens Bicentennial Bash

| November 17, 2018 @ 5:00 am

The city of Athens in Limestone County officially turns 200 on Monday, Nov. 19, but the party will be held Saturday, Nov. 17, during Christmas Open House weekend.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Alabama Constitution Of 1875 Ratified

On This Day In Alabama History: Alabama Constitution Of 1875 Ratified

| November 17, 2018 @ 5:00 am

November 16, 1875: After Democrats regained control of the governor’s office and state government in the 1874 election, one of their immediate goals was to “redeem” the state from Reconstruction and the Reconstructionist Constitution adopted in 1868.

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