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2 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Walker County murder suspect who fled to Nevada returned to Alabama, held in jail without bond

A Walker County man charged with murder who fled and was recaptured in Nevada was returned to the county jail this week.

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6 hrs ago | ABC News

50-State Look at How Common Core Playing out in US

The state school board folded Common Core into the state's College and Career Ready Standards for public schools and has been defending the decision ever since.

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Related Topix: Alabama Government, Education Etc., US Governors, Jan Brewer, Jerry Brown

10 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

AL Supreme Court rules capital murder suspect can be held without bond

The Alabama Supreme Court handed down a ruling on Friday stating capital murder suspect Joel Moyers can be held without bond pending trial.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

WSFA-TV Montgomery

Butler Co. spice bust sheds light on rise of synthetic drugs

An investigation that spanned several months ended in the takedown of a suspected drug dealer in Greenville, a man police say was selling synthetic marijuana.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Greenville, AL, Butler County, AL

Alabama Live

Alabama denies claims that if fails to give prisoners adequate medical care

Lawyers for the Alabama Department of Corrections responded today to a lawsuit that alleges the medical care for state prisoners is so poor that it violates the U.S. Constitution.

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Related Topix: Alabama Government

Alabama Live

Remembering Katrina: Devastating hurricane had impact on north Alabama

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - On this day 14 years ago, Hurricane Katrina made landfall in Plaquemines Parish, La., as a strong Category 4 hurricane.

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Related Topix: Hurricane, Natural Disasters, Huntsville, AL, Weather

Examiner.com

'Fast and Furious' murder: Kenny Adams-Yancy Foster Alabama death

Fast and Furious murder suspect Kenny Dewayne Adams, aka Kenny Adams, was found guilty of murder in the stabbing death of his cousin,Yancy Foster, according to The News Courier .

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Related Topix: Fast & Furious

The Trussville Tribune

Don't forget about Alabama's entrepreneurs

Lately you would have to be hiding under a rock not to hear a politician talk about job creation.

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Related Topix: Alabama Government, Small Business, Personal Finance, Birmingham, AL

Business Journal

The eco-devo impact of the massive I-22 delay

The interchange between Interstate 65 and Interstate 22 isn't just one of the costliest road projects in Birmingham history.

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Related Topix: Alabama Government

Alabama Live

Labor Day: Travel, football season combine for busy holiday on Alabama roads

Labor Day travel is expected to bounce to its highest level nationwide since the recession's onslaught several years ago, according to AAA.

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Related Topix: Alabama Government, Life, Holidays, Labor Day, 9, Troy University

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Alabama Live

Alabama Launchpad and the BBA team-up to offer workshop on federal research funding

In Birmingham, the majority of that research funding comes from various grants awarded by the National Institutes of Health , but it doesn't come easy.

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Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance

WSFA-TV Montgomery

Saban: No. 2 Alabama LB DePriest out for opener

Coach Nick Saban said Wednesday night that DePriest will serve a one-game suspension for a "minor NCAA infraction."

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WSFA-TV Montgomery

Demonstrators protest inside Alabama Capitol, refuse to leave

A group of Alabama citizens are inside the Alabama Capitol building, according to a statement from state senator Hank Sanders , and say they do not intend to leave the premises.

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Votelaw

'What if Alabama elected multiple congressmen per district? A radical reform proposal'

Al.com reports: No one would dispute that Alabama is a Republican-leaning state, but an electoral reform group contends the current voting system distorts GOP dominance.

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Related Topix: Alabama Government

Alabama Live

Alabama's little brown Shoal Creek Church opens century-old doors for Labor Day Sacred Harp Singing

The 120-year-old Shoal Creek Church has been treated fairly well by the strangers who pass by -- even this graffiti was sort of loving.

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Related Topix: Heflin, AL, Huntsville, AL, Cleburne County, AL

Business Journal

Proceeds from food campaign to benefit Children's of Alabama

The Buy Alabama's Best campaign, which began on Wednesday, will continue through September with some of the proceeds from purchased Alabama food products going to benefit Children's of Alabama, according toa a report from Al.com.

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Related Topix: Alabama Government

WAFF-TV Huntsville

Ala woman, son charged in fraud scheme

Authorities say a north Alabama woman and her son have agreed to plead guilty to defrauding an east Alabama health center of more than $100,000.

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WAFF-TV Huntsville

First round of screening done after AU student develops active TB

Officials with the Alabama Department of Public Health say the first round of testing is almost complete following an investigation after an Auburn University student was diagnosed with an active case of pulmonary tuberculosis.

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Related Topix: Alabama Government, Auburn University

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Business Journal

Report: Mercedes to make name changes to Alabama-made vehicles

Mercedes Benz will be changing the name of some of its vehicles in 2015, a move that will impact some vehicles produced in Alabama's Vance facility.

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FOX Carolina

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Residents in and around the Cleveland Court Housing Community in Montgomery have a strong message for vandals who destroyed the former home of Civil Rights leader Rosa Parks.

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