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4 hrs ago | 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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8 hrs ago | 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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9 hrs ago | 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

10 hrs ago | 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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12 hrs ago | 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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12 hrs ago | 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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13 hrs ago | 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

17 hrs ago | 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

Alabama Live

State pays $75,000 for rights to 'Sweet Home Alabama'

Members of the band were familiar with Alabama because, from 1970-'72, they recorded at the famous Muscle Shoals Sound Studio in Sheffield.

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Related Topix: Muscle Shoals, AL, Sheffield, AL, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Pop/Rock

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Alabama Live

Obamacare nets nearly $1 million in insurance refunds to split among 10,000 in Alabama

More than 10,000 people in Alabama will get refunds averaging $111 per family from certain health insurance companies, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services will announce today.

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Related Topix: Alabama Government, Healthcare Law, Law

Alabama Live

Bentley says national leaders should look to Alabama as model for running government

National leaders would do well to look at the Heart of Dixie as a model for how to run a government, Gov. Robert Bentley said Wednesday.

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

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