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  1. Labor Day kudos to merit shop construction workers: guest opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Alabama Live

    As Birmingham families celebrate the unofficial end of summer this Labor Day weekend, I'd like to recognize the hard working men and women of the merit shop construction industry.

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  2. Police investigate Sunday slaying of elderly woman in Avondale as some neighbors fear for their safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Alabama Live

    Birmingham police are investigating the fatal stabbing of an elderly woman at her Avondale apartment Sunday evening, and the killing has aroused fear among some of her neighbors.

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  3. Vote! Help choose the 3 high school Games of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... Games of the Week have been open since Saturday, and all three close at 5 p.m. today. Have you cast your vote? In Birmingham, the Mountain Brook vs. Hoover game had received the most votes by this morning, while Vestavia Hills vs. Oak Mountain was ...

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  4. Birmingham police probe apparent stabbing deathRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... beta. In order to prevent this from happening, please do not clear your SFGate.com cookies for the next 30 days. BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Birmingham police are investigating the killing of a person who was found dead on the floor of a home. Police ...

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  5. Invest in the Alabama Housing Trust Fund and support low-wage earners: reader opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... for many working people in Alabama, the wages they earn don't keep up with the costs of having a home. Here in Birmingham, a school janitor makes about $23,500. To make an apartment affordable to her, she must find one that costs $587 a month. But ...

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  6. Labor Day 2014 also first day of meteorological fallRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... The days will get shorter. We will lose more than 2 hours of daylight from Sept. 1 until Nov. 30. For example: In Birmingham the sun rose at 6:22 a.m. today and will set at 7:13 p.m. -- giving us 12:51:14 hours of daylight. On Nov. 30 the sun will ...

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  7. Forecast: Sunny, clear weather perfect for Labor Day grilling, outdoor activitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    With the weekend's storms cleared out, the Birmingham area should have a sunny, hot Labor Day holiday - perfect for spending time outdoors as summer nears its end, according to the National Weather Service .

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  8. Elderly woman stabbed to death at Avondale homeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Birmingham police are investigating a homicide after a woman in her 70s was found stabbed to death inside her Avondale home on Sunday night.

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  9. 2 killed in quadruple shooting in BirminghamRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... there is that's how we end up having two people to expire and we had two additional people to be shot as well," Birmingham police Lt. Sean Edwards said. So far, no suspects have been arrested. Police are asking anyone with information about this ...

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  10. The Website, thebabyboomerway.com/store, Announces Range of Offers and Products for Baby BoomersRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... physical therapy aids and bathroom aids, all aimed at baby boomers and their needs. PRLog - Sep. 1, 2014 - BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Thebabyboomerway.com has announced a range of special offers, products and services such as e-books, physical therapy aids ...

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  11. Elderly woman killed during apparent burglary at her Avondale homeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... woman was found dead inside her Avondale home Sunday evening, killed in an apparent break-in, police said. Birmingham police were called to the home in the 600 block of 39th Street South about 6 p.m. on a report of a person down, said Birmingham ...

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  12. 2 killed, 2 wounded in gunbattle outside Birmingham biker clubRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... Street. Police said at least 40 rounds were fired in the gun battle. One of the victims, a man, was loaded into a Birmingham Fire and Rescue truck, but was pronounced dead at the scene. Two other victims were taken to UAB Hospital. One of those was ...

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  13. Richard "Rick" BeasleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    Richard "Rick" Beasley, 54, of Jasper, went home to be with the Lord Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, at UABa SMedical Center in Birmingham.

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  14. Mary Belle Cunningham EstesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... Shiloh Cemetery. Estes attended the University of Alabama. She was a retired branch manager for Amsouth Bank in Birmingham. She was a member of the Home Extension Club of Jasper and a lifetime member of The Order of Eastern Star, Alma Seay No. 36. ...

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  15. Brasch WordsDID Penn State Trustees Violate State Law?Read the original story

    Nov 24, 2011 | American Reporter

    The video footage of Lt. John Pike of the University of California at Davis casually hosing down a group of unarmed, non-violent protesters with pepper spray on Nov. 18 has been compared to the fire hoses and police dogs turned on civil rights protesters in Birmingham, Ala., in the early 1960s.

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  16. Creating Opportunity: Birmingham-area businesses are crafting spaces...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... she says. "We have a melting box of creative magic." MakeBHM is one of several collaborative workspaces in the Birmingham area that allows individuals to pursue their passions alongside like-minded individuals. Like counterparts such as The Nest and ...

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  17. An old favorite is back, and the BBQ hunt has begun; here's your Birmingham food beat week...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    The return of an old favorite sports bar and grill, the launch of another barbecue quest, and a Birmingham treasure changes hands.

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  18. Rebounding from suicide: A woman's journey toward survival: reader opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... You can call (800) 273-8255 or visit the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline where you can chat and get help. In Birmingham, call (205) 323-7777 or visit crisiscenterbham.com .

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  19. How does my phone know when there's an Amber Alert? Will it make that noise again?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Alabama Live

    Around 11:30 p.m. Saturday, cell phones throughout the Birmingham area emitted a series of piercing tones.

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  20. Girl Power: A new-to-town lululemon brand aims to empower young girls ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Alabama Live

    ... recently opened a showroom in Cahaba Heights. With children of her own and as an employee at lululemon's only Birmingham location at The Summit, Wilks was quickly sold on the concept behind ivivva. "I have three girls, and they're all really into ...

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