The Northport Police Department will hold a community crime prevention workshop, with classes beginning on September 24th.  "Living Out Loud" will be held at the community center at West Circle Housing Development and will last for seven weeks, with a "Fun Day" planned for November 9th.

State officials say they're working with educators and business owners to address a gap between students and a shortage of workers for in-demand job markets in the state, such as trucking and welding.

U.S. and South Korean researchers are looking into the hacking of tens of thousands of South Korean computers earlier this year. The hackers are believed to be trying to obtain military secrets, and North Korea is the main suspect.

It looks like Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez may be back together, as they were said to have been spotted attending a Fourth of July party together, followed by a picture of the pair being posted on Bieber's Instagram page on July 5th.

Teresa Heinz Kerry, wife of Secretary of State John Kerry has been flown to Boston for further medical treatment after being taken by ambulance from the couple's Massachusetts home to a hospital yesterday afternoon, where she was listed as in critical but stable condition. No further details about her condition have been released, according to NBC News.

Tide Sports reports that after overcoming academic issues, Darius Paige, a four-star defensive lineman was recently cleared by the NCAA and will enroll at the University of Alabama today, just in time to get in the classroom for the second session of the summer semester, reports

Alabama education officials say more than a third of college freshman from the state needed remedial coursework last fall, which factored into Plan 2020, a statewide initiative to improve education over the next seven years.

Fox Sports reports that Omer Asik asked to be traded following Dwight Howard's decision to join the Houston Rockets.