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  1. Big weekend for Big Red: Nebraska's chance to riseRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... "College GameDay" in the Grove isn't the highlight of the day in Oxford. Tide has won 10 straight in series ... ALABAMA 31-21. Tigers to start freshman QB Brandon Harris, who directed seven touchdown drives last week in relief of Anthony Jennings. ...

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  2. Taylor's Law: Passed, signed, never implementedRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... a drivers license or learner's permit. Problem students would be required to wait before being able to drive in Alabama. Mike Curtis was a member of the state legislature at the time and sponsored the measure. "What is the hold back on implementing ...

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  3. Loaded gun without permit, illegal drugs found during Decatur traffic stop, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Alabama Live

    DECATUR, Alabama -- Decatur police officers patrolling the area of Newcomb Street on Monday took a motorist into custody after finding illegal items in the vehicle. The officers conducted a routine traffic stop at the corner of Vine Street and Geddia Street after saying the cay failed to use turn signals.

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  4. California just banned plastic bags: Will Alabama do the same?Read the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Alabama Live

    ... North Carolina - have either enacted or considered regulations on the bags, which often become litter problems. In Alabama, some local grocers like Whole Foods and Target give small discounts to customers who bring their own bags. Trader Joe's, It's ...

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  5. Dothan turns Justice Park fountain pink for breast cancer awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... patient diagnosed in... The Circle City is going pink in recognition of breast cancer awareness month. Southeast Alabama Medical Center staff along with cancer survivors gathered at Justice Park on Wednesday to turn the fountain Southeast Alabama ...

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  6. FIU, FAU see mirror images in Shula BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Miami Herald

    ... opponent (FIU over Wagner, FAU over Tulsa) and got routed by established powers (FIU by Louisville, FAU by Alabama and Nebraska). Each got that conference win off upsets, FIU shutting down Alabama-Birmingham 34-20 and FAU coming from 10 points down ...

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  7. Oreos, broken lights, angry creditors: Detroit manager faced many pressuresRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    ... as much as 100 days to get paid. He also pushed for a speedier trip through bankruptcy court than recent cases, like Alabama's Jefferson County, which took two years to complete. The clock was also ticking on his 18-month term as emergency manager. ...

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  8. Big weekend for Big Red: Nebraska's chance to riseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WSB-TV

    ... "College GameDay" in the Grove isn't the highlight of the day in Oxford. Tide has won 10 straight in series ... ALABAMA 31-21. Tigers to start freshman QB Brandon Harris, who directed seven touchdown drives last week in relief of Anthony Jennings. ...

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  9. College football news and notes, Oct. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    ... Five of the last six SEC champions have had a strong ground game and big-play passing offenses. Florida (2008) and Alabama (2009, 2012) won with nearly equal yardage totals, while run-dominated champions such as Auburn (2010) and LSU (2011) also had ...

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  10. Gag order issued in case of 5 slain SC kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WALA

    ... er picking them up from school Aug. 28. Authorities say he later dumped the bodies on a remote hillside near Camden, Alabama.

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  11. Coastal restoration project ideas wantedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WALA

    ... wildlife." Baykeeper is hoping to get funding for the project from BP money, and the federal government and state of Alabama are looking for worthwhile coastal restoration projects to fund. So, Mobile Baykeeper is co-sponsoring a workshop Wednesday ...

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  12. SEC seeks offensive balanceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Statesboro Herald

    ... Five of the last six SEC champions have had a strong ground game and big-play passing offenses. Florida (2008) and Alabama (2009, 2012) won with nearly equal yardage totals, while run-dominated champions such as Auburn (2010) and LSU (2011) also had ...

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  13. New Robert Bentley ad: 'Alabamians cherish freedom, not the federal government.'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Alabama Live

    BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Gov. Robert Bentley is on television across Alabama tonight with a new ad attacking not his Democratic opponent Parker Griffith, but the federal government, especially that part of it under Democrats. In the 30-second spot Bentley says Alabamians cherish freedom, but not the federal government.

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  14. Children's of Alabama confirms 1 case of enterovirusRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Children's of Alabama confirms there is a case of enterovirus in Birmingham and the Centers for Disease Control confirms that four patients who recently died in other parts of the country tested positive for the illness. Doctors at Children's of Alabama say that even though the respiratory illness is here, they believe the cases are declining.

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  15. Decatur man accused of hitting, choking ex-girlfriend with cord, beltRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    DECATUR, Alabama -- A Decatur man is facing several charges after police obtained a warrant stemming from a domestic violence incident. Jason Wayne Cole's former girlfriend filed the domestic violence report on Sept.

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  16. ACLU challenges new Alabama abortion lawRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The American Civil Liberties Union is suing to stop a new Alabama law that places additional requirements on girls seeking abortions without their parents' approval. The suit, filed in federal court in Montgomery, said the Alabama law goes beyond any other state's law in regulating abortions for females under 18, and it creates additional barriers for girls who can't seek parental consent because they are victims of abuse or neglect.

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  17. ACLU Wants Alabama Abortion Law TossedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    ... Images) On Wednesday, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) requested that a federal court suspend a recent Alabama law that adds additional steps for minors seeking an abortion. "The American Civil Liberties Union and the ACLU of Alabama today ...

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  18. Bessemer Fire Department Breast Cancer AwarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Alabama Live

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  19. Jefferson County official, who said he was treated like a 'slave', repays money audit...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- An assistant Jefferson County tax assessor said today he has repaid more than $3,000 that an audit said was used for "unallowable purposes." Bennett initially said he wasn't going to repay the money because he was treated like a 'slave' by the chief state examiner .

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  20. Dothan child abuse prevention agency receives big donationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... also was initially turned away from the emergency room, two days before being admitted to the hospital. The state of Alabama is trying to be proactive when it comes to fighting Ebola. State health officials say it is a real possibility more cities ...

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