(CNN) - Actor Ben Affleck has been tapped to play “Batman” in Warner Brother's upcoming “Superman” sequel.
The new project will put DC Comics' most iconic characters together on the big screen for the first time.
Affleck will play “Bruce Wayne/Batman” across from Henry Cavill's portrayal of “Clark Kent/Superman.”
The movie will also bring back other stars from "Man of Steel," including Laurence Fishburne and Amy Adams.
The studio projects a worldwide release in July 2015.
Tre Mason rushed for 304 yards and four touchdowns, leading No. 3 Auburn to a wild 59-42 victory over No. 5 Missouri in the Southeastern Conference championship game Saturday.
A new study says Alabama has more than 4,700 businesses labeled creative industries and they account for 71,000 jobs and more than $2 billion in annual payroll.
A 23-year old man has been arrested on rape and burglary charges by Mobile Police.
Airbus Americas Chairman Allan McArtor is high on Alabama, and his opinion of its Capital City is on the rise. McArtor toured Montgomery during a recent visit before being applauded by local leaders for his role in bringing a new airplane assembly plant to Mobile.
Wildlife officials are ceasing efforts to rescue a pod of whales that was stranded in the Everglades after losing sight of the marine mammals. The National Park Service says aerial and boat survey teams could not locate the whales Saturday, a potentially encouraging sign that they have moved farther offshore.
WASHINGTON (AP) — As you decorate your home for Christmas, the Consumer Product Safety commission has several tips to help you avoid accidents.