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  1. 3 people shot in Alabama armed robbery; suspects in custodyRead the original story

    30 min ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    TV reports between 10 and 12 people were held at gunpoint and robbed Saturday night in Wetumpka, north of Montgomery. Police say three people were shot during the robbery including one of the suspects who was trying to flee the scene.

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  2. Off the wireRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | NWAonline

    ... those games. He also led the Raptors in free throw percentage (86.1) and made a career-high 152 3-pointers. m Former Alabama guard Ricky Tarrant said Monday in a text message he is transferring to Memphis. He expects to graduate in May, which would ...

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  3. Mar-Jac Poultry To Build $55 Million Facility In AlabamaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Agri Marketing

    JAC POULTRY TO BUILD $55 MILLION FACILITY IN ALABAMA Apr. 21, 2015 WATTAgNet.com reports: Mar-Jac Poultry LLC is investing $50 million it its operations in northwest Alabama, with about half of that investment being made in a new feed mill in the community of Spruce Pine in Franklin County. The new feed mill is expected to initially create 30 more jobs, and will absorb another 20 jobs from a nearby facility.

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  4. Binghamton University anounces CUNY administrator as next dean of librariesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Binghamton University Pipe Dream

    Kendrick, who has been the University Dean for Libraries and Information Resources at the City University of New York since 2004, is replacing former BU Dean of Libraries John Meador, who stepped down this past summer to become the dean of libraries at the University of Alabama at Birmingham after 11 years at BU. Susannah Gal, a biology professor at BU, was interim dean while the committee searched for Meador's replacement.

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  5. More Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A spokesman for a Muslim couple in Alabama on Monday said their 20-year-old daughter fled a Birmingham suburb to join Islamic State militants in Syria after being recruited via the Internet. Hassan Shibly spoke at the mosque on behalf of the parents of the young woman, whom he identified only as Hoda.

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  6. Hong Kong rebound leads Asian stocks higherRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KAUZ

    ... are based on an overly broad definition of bribery and that she did not... A spokesman for a Muslim couple in Alabama says their 20-year-old daughter fled a Birmingham suburb to join Islamic State militants in Syria after being recruited on the ...

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  7. Woman who designed "Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas" sign diesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... verge of sobbing throughout the production, and a breakthrough for Southern soul. It was the first No. 1 hit from Alabama's burgeoning Muscle Shoals music scene, where Aretha Franklin and the Rolling Stones among others would record, and the first ...

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  8. Local Connections: Nonnenberg named Most Valuable Swimmer at AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    (Scranton Prep) came away with an individual honor at the University of Alabama swimming and diving teams' annual awards banquet Friday. In her first season, Nonnenberg set school records in the 200-yard individual medley (1:58.12) and 400-yard ...

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  9. Alabama Softball Wins Series at AuburnRead the original story

    Yesterday | Roll Bama Roll

    ... inning Auburn runs - two unearned - Osorio and the Tide settled down and waited for the Bama bats to catch fire. Alabama tallied runs in each of the final four frames exploding for six in the seventh inning. Marisa Runyon led the charge with five ...

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  10. A-Day Recap: Assessing the FreshmenRead the original story

    Yesterday | Roll Bama Roll

    ... to the 4th overall running back behind Ronnie Clark. At 6'1", he fits right in with the other taller backs that Alabama's roster is now comprised of. He was given a few snaps with the second team offense, and took a carry around left end only to be ...

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  11. Blue Bell issues recall of all productsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... recalled are distributed to retail outlets, including food service accounts, convenience stores and supermarkets in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, ...

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  12. Spokesman: Alabama woman left to join Islamic State groupRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

    A sign is displayed outside at the Hoover Crescent Islamic Center that says "Muslim Lives Matter," Monday, April 20, 2015, in Hoover, Ala. A spokesperson for a Muslim family in Alabama has confirmed the family's daughter has fled a Birmingham suburb to join Islamic State militants in Syria after being recruited over the Internet.

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  13. Jim Sanderson named boys head basketball coach at Hewitt-Trussville HSRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Jim Sanderson, the longtime men's basketball coach at Faulkner University in Montgomery, has been officially approved to be the boy's basketball coach at Hewitt-Trussville High School. Sanderson's father Wimp, the former head coach at the University of Alabama, confirmed to Rick Karle the Trussville board's approval of the hire on Monday night.

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  14. Annual Jefferson Muzzles awards released, spotlighting those who snuffed or punished free speechRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    An Illinois university that yanked a job offer from a prospective professor because of what were deemed his politically offensive comments on social media. An Alabama judge who jailed a blogger for five months for refusing to remove what the judge called defamatory comments on his website.

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  15. Heavy rains cause hazards on north Alabama water waysRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    The spring air may be drawing you outdoors, but heavy rains have created hazards on some of north Alabama's water ways. "After a heavy rain, an easy river you've paddled ten times before becomes a different river," said Jim Schwaiger, a member of the Huntsville Canoe Club.

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  16. Awards honor outstanding arts volunteers in HuntsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... chamber ensemble and non-profit arts organization. The award recognized McAllister's work for arts education in both Alabama and the Southeast, where she has been a statewide music coordinator in Tennessee and in demand as a festival conductor. The ...

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  17. Alabama mens basketball coach Avery Johnson taps Bob Simon as associate head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    Alabama head coach Avery Johnson announced Monday the addition of Bob Simon as associate head coach. Simon, who was most recently the associate head coach at Providence, brings more than 20 years of collegiate coaching experience to the Crimson Tide.

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  18. 2015 NFL Draft: 5 Running Backs the Dallas Cowboys Should TargetRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Rant Sports

    ... first round. If they want to wait on a back, T.J. Yeldon could be a nice option. He had three productive seasons at Alabama, including a 1,000-yard campaign as a freshman, despite the fact he was backing up Packers RB Eddie Lacy. He isn't just a ...

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  19. Levi Randolph named Alabama's top male student-athleteRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Interim head coach John Brannen and senior guard Levi Randolph visited with the media, on the day following the firing of Anthony Grant, Monday, Mar. 16, 2015, at Coleman Coliseum in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Alabama plays Illinois Tuesday in the first round of the NIT.

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  20. Supreme Court Blocks North Carolina's Voter Suppression SchemeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... Supreme Court to reconsider its ruling in the case of Dickson v. Rucho in light of the SCOTUS' March ruling in Alabama Legislative Black Caucus et al. v. Alabama et al The plaintiff in the North Carolina case, former state rep. Margaret Dickson, ...

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