MOBILE, Ala. - Blackberry tries to prove it has staying power.
The smart phone maker plans to release a larger tablet. It's also planning two phone-tablets, or phablets, over the next year. That's according to a leaked presentation obtained by Computerworld.
Americans are paying down our debt, and maybe even saving more for retirement. The American Banker's Association says credit card delinquencies were down at the end of last year. Only 2.4% percent of bank credit card accounts were delinquent. That's the best level in 18 years.
The jewelry website Robertprocop.com announced has announced some big news for Angelina Jolie. She's taking a page from Oprah's book, by reportedly funding an all-girls school in Afghanistan through a new jewelry collection.
The actress and philanthropist teamed up with designer Robert Procop to create a line of jewels called "Style of Jolie." It features a series of brightly colored necklaces, rings, bracelets and earrings.
According to the designer's web site, all proceeds will be dedicated to the education partnership for children in conflict, which Jolie co-founded.
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Robertsdale police say a man was the victim of a hit and run Saturday, around 30 minutes before the start of the city's annual Christmas parade.
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 year ago the Auburn tigers finished the season 3 and 9, winless in the SEC. Following the 2012 season, Auburn hired a new head coach, Gus Malzahn – who has changed the script for the Tigers.
The GoDaddy Bowl announced Sunday, December Ball State University (10-2, 7-1) with the Mid-American Conference has accepted an invitation to play in the 2014 GoDaddy Bowl game against the Sun Belt Conference co-champion, Arkansas State University.
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.