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1 hr ago | Alabama Live

Alabama's EWTN fights to maintain religious liberty in America: opinion

Around the time of our nation's founding, the world was ruled by the whims of men.

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Related Topix: US Supreme Court, US News, Opinion

5 hrs ago | Detroit News

Author Harper Lee says she didn't OK new book about her

The reclusive author of 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' one of the most acclaimed novels of the 20th century, says she never gave her approval to a new memoir that portrays itself as a rare, intimate look into the lives of the writer and her older sister in small-town Alabama.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Harper Lee, Drama Movies, To Kill a Mockingbird

Fri Jul 25, 2014

WSFA-TV Montgomery

Ozark woman, child held at knife point, sexually assaulted; nationwide manhunt on for suspect

A nationwide search is now underway for the suspect, identified as 44-year-old Ozark resident David Pitts.

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WSFA-TV Montgomery

Audit turns up problems involving Alabama Music Hall of Fame

Police planned Friday to present their case to prosecutors on whether charges should be filed against an 80-year-old man who fatally shot of one of two burglars who attacked him when he found them ransacking his home.

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Fox News

Alabama man claims genitals mistakenly amputated

An Alabama man who went into surgery for what was supposed to be a routine circumcision filed a lawsuit contending doctors mistakenly amputated his penis, but a hospital said Thursday the claims were without merit.

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WSFA-TV Montgomery

Rolando McClain found guilty of misdemeanor charges

Coffee County Officials say a babysitter has been arrested and is charged with endangering a child after she left three children in a tub alone while she went to the store.

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Related Topix: University of South Alabama

Alabama Live

Former Alabama star Rolando McClain found guilty on 2 charges in Decatur

A judge today found former Alabama All-American Rolando McClain guilty on two misdemeanor charges stemming from a 2013 incident in his hometown and sentenced him to 18 days in jail.

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New York Daily News

Alabama girl gets death threats after taking selfie at Auschwitz

The Alabama teen who sparked outrage by taking a selfie at Auschwitz received death threats following her social media faux pas.

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WGMZ-FM Gadsden

Man Sues Hospital After Surprise Penis Amputation

Oops. An Alabama man may have just experienced one of man's worst nightmares-he awoke from surgery stunned to find that his penis had been amputated.

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Myrtle Beach Online

Shape note singers keep American tradition alive

But these voices, distinct in tune but united in harmony, are singing shape-note music, a sacred form of choral music that dates back more than two centuries.

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Related Topix: Entertainment

WAFF-TV Huntsville

Central, southeast Alabama abnormally dry

The latest report from the U.S. Drought Monitor says parts of central and southeastern Alabama are drier than normal.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

WALA

Alabamians sound off to illegal children coming to Montgomery

The U.S. federal government has put Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery on a list, along with five other military bases in the U.S., that could make it the next safe haven for the children.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Maxwell Air Force Base, Robert Bentley, US Governors, Alabama Government, Healthcare Law, Law

Alabama Live

Alabama Education Association says Republican primary efforts a success

The Alabama Education Association calls its effort in legislative races in this year's Republican primary a success, partly because it helped knock off six GOP incumbents in the House of Representatives.

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Related Topix: US News

Alabama Live

Fans raise a beer, pack the house for first of 2 Luke Bryan concerts at Oak Mountain Amphitheatre

Nothing at all, if you're a Luke Bryan fan. The country singer has become a bona-fide superstar with his " bro country" stance and party-hearty style.

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Related Topix: Luke Bryan, Country, Pop/Rock, Elvis Presley, Alabama, Entertainment

Alabama Live

Alabama State Trustee Elton Dean says he will step down, Trustee Marvin Wiggins refuses

Gov. Robert Bentley requested this week that Alabama State University trustees Marvin Wiggins, left, and Elton Dean step down due to conflicts of interest.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Robert Bentley, Alabama State University

Folio Weekly

How Emmylou Harris Became Americana's Leading Lady

For years, I thought of Emmylou Harris as just another aging country singer - one of a hundred my middle-aged mom and music-loving aunt adored.

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Related Topix: Emmylou Harris, Country, Pop/Rock, The Byrds, Chris Hillman, Gram Parsons, Rodney Crowell

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Alabama man claims penis mistakenly amputated

Johnny Lee Banks Jr. of Birmingham and his wife, Zelda Banks, filed the lawsuit Tuesday in Jefferson County.

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WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

Lawsuit: Man went for circumcision, doctors amputated genitals

A Jefferson County man is suing his doctors and a local hospital, alleging that he went in for a circumcision but when he woke up, doctors had amputated his genitals.

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The Heard Citizen

Alabama Authorities Continue to Search for Alleged Rapist

Randolph County Sheriff's Department requests the public's assistance in looking for Billy Lamar "Vic" Keith, 36, of Woodland.

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K102

The 'Juicy Lucy' named Minnesota's unofficial comfort food

"You know something is a comfort food when it is the most American of cheeses stuffed into the most American of burgers and griddled up so that it comes out as the most American of oozing messes.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Pizza

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