AGL stock surges amid historic losses on Wall Street

11:17 am Aug. 24, 2015

On a day where the Dow suffered an intraday record drop of more than 1,000 points, shares of Atlanta-based AGL Resources are up more than 25 percent.

AGL Resources (NYSE:GAS) was acquired Monday by Southern Company (NYSE:SO) to form the second largest U.S. utility.

Southern was down about 3 percent at 11:15 a.m.

U.S. stocks joined a global rout Monday with the Dow Jones industrial average trading as much as

Alabama bull nabs cat burglar

7:32 am Jul. 9, 2015

If you run through a cow pasture you better be fast.

This early life lesson was never learned by Brad Lynn Hemby, a suspected cat burglar in Alabama.

Marshall County Sheriff Scott Wall tells AL.com the

Atlanta only No. 5 in strip clubs, somehow

9:15 am Jul. 2, 2015

“There are so many strip clubs in Atlanta the talent pool is getting pretty fat,” I likely said the first time I entered the Clermont Lounge, circa 1984.

Exploratory missions to the Cheetah, Magic City and