Jay Reeves, The Associated Press

Jay Reeves

The Associated Press

Birmingham, AL, United States

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Recent articles by Jay:

Call to remove Black pastors adds to agony in Arbery's town

Race was always going to be at the forefront of the trial of three white men in the shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery → Read More

Call to remove Black pastors adds to agony in Arbery’s town

Race was always going to be at the forefront of the trial of three white men in the shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery. But the call to kick out Black... → Read More

Samford University cancels Meacham talk over Planned Parenthood ties

Samford University cancels Meacham talk over Planned Parenthood ties → Read More

Paid leave's demise tough on backers in Manchin's home state

Supporters of a proposal to provide paid family medical leave are dealing with another disappointment in Sen. Joe Manchin’s home state of West Virginia → Read More

Paid leave's demise tough on backers in Manchin's home state

Supporters of a proposal to provide paid family medical leave are dealing with another disappointment in Sen. Joe Manchin’s home state of West Virginia → Read More

Paid leave's demise tough on backers in Manchin's home state

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Jessi Garman, the mother of 3-year-old twin girls, has been searching for a job while also trying to have a third child with her husband, who's → Read More

Bid considered to wipe Alabama arrest records of King, Parks

The quest by a civil rights pioneer to have her arrest record wiped clean after nearly 70 years after she protested racial segregation has raised the possibility of similar bids to clear the names of Rosa Parks and Martin Luther King Jr. in Alabama → Read More

Bid considered to wipe Alabama arrest records of King, Parks

The quest by a civil rights pioneer to have her arrest record wiped clean after nearly 70 years after she protested racial segregation has raised the possibility of similar bids to clear the names of Rosa Parks and Martin Luther King Jr. , whose convictions remain on the books in Alabama’s capital. → Read More

Bid considered to wipe Alabama arrest records of King, Parks

The quest by a civil rights pioneer to have her arrest record wiped clean after nearly 70 years after she protested racial segregation has raised the possibility of similar bids to clear the names of Rosa Parks and Martin Luther King Jr., whose convictions remain on the books in Alabama's capital. → Read More

Bid considered to wipe Alabama arrest records of King, Parks

The quest by a civil rights pioneer to have her arrest record wiped clean after nearly 70 years after she protested racial segregation has raised the possibility of similar bids → Read More

Civil rights pioneer seeks expungement of ‘55 arrest record

Months before Rosa Parks became the mother of the modern civil rights movement by refusing to move to the back of a segregated Alabama bus, Black teenager Claudette Colvin did the same. → Read More

Civil rights pioneer seeks expungement of ‘55 arrest record

Months before Rosa Parks became the mother of the modern civil rights movement by refusing to move to the back of a segregated Alabama bus, Black teenager Claudette Colvin did the same. → Read More

Civil rights pioneer seeks expungement of '55 arrest record

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Months before Rosa Parks became the mother of the modern civil rights movement by refusing to move to the back of a segregated Alabama bus, Black → Read More

Civil rights pioneer seeks expungement of ’55 arrest record

Months before Rosa Parks became the mother of the modern civil rights movement by refusing to move to the back of a segregated Alabama bus, Black teenager Claudette Colvin did the same. → Read More

Alabama urging unvaccinated to get COVID-19 shots next week

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Alabama's best hope for avoiding another holiday spike of COVID-19 infections and deaths lies in large part on people who've not been vaccinated getting a jab → Read More

Alabama swamped, 4 killed in floods from slow-moving front

PELHAM, Ala. (AP) — Terrified drivers climbed out of swamped cars and muddy floodwater... → Read More

4 dead in floods in Alabama from slow-moving front

The rain caused havoc in places across north Alabama, submerging cars in metro Birmingham and parts of the Tennessee Valley. → Read More

4 dead in floods in Alabama from slow-moving front

The rain caused havoc in places across north Alabama, submerging cars in metro Birmingham and parts of the Tennessee Valley. → Read More

4 dead in floods in Alabama from slow-moving front

The rain caused havoc in places across north Alabama, submerging cars in metro Birmingham and parts of the Tennessee Valley. → Read More

Nicholas crawls into Louisiana from Texas, dumping rain

In a state still reeling from Category 4 storm Ida weeks ago, Nicholas will complicate an already difficult recovery. → Read More