Republican Lt. Gov. Kay Ivey is half-way toward her goal of winning a second term.
Ivey won the Republican nomination Tuesday night by defeating Kimberly minister Stan Cooke.
With 66 percent of precincts reporting, Ivey has 61 percent of the vote to Cooke's 39 percent, according to unofficial returns.
Ivey meets the Democratic nominee, former state Rep. James Fields, in the general election Nov. 4.(Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)
Emergency workers estimated the child had been left in the 91-degree heat about 30 minutes, but said he appeared to be well cared for before being left on the interstate.
Federal prosecutors have announced charges of fraud and corruption in college basketball, including against four coaches.
An Ohio mom is warning parents of the potential dangers of pacifier clips after her 2-year-old daughter received a burn-like injury.
Before the bride realized what was happening, her husband ran to save the boy, who was face down in a nearby pond.
Myrtle Beach police have served a search warrant at a home on Third Avenue South on Thursday night in reference to the disappearance of an 11-month-old child.
The University of Louisville appears to be one of seven schools implicated in a scathing cash-for-talent report released Tuesday.
Roy Coons was charged with several crimes, including first-degree murder, attempted rape of a child and aggravated burglary.
A U.S. rapper is offering the chance to fund research to prove the Earth is flat.
Angel Stewart faces serious charges over what she described to be a prank. Charges include abuse of corpse and harassment.
Former University of South Carolina assistant Lamont Evans is one of four college basketball coaches facing federal charges in a wide probe of fraud and corruption in the NCAA, authorities said.