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  1. 'Wicked problem' of poverty plagues Selma, Black BeltRead the original story

    10 min ago | Alabama Live

    Citizens are seeking solutions to complicated issues connected to poverty in Selma, once the fourth richest area in the nation.

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  2. Beer in AlabamaRead the original story

    38 min ago | Alabama Live

    Since 2004 in Alabama, per-capita beer consumption has held steady -- we drink somewhere between 230 and 245 beers per person annually.

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  3. Historic church has concerns about proposed I-10 Mobile River BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Alabama Live

    The Very Rev. Beverly Findley Gibson of Christ Church Cathedral in downtown Mobile, Ala., has some concerns about the Interstate 10 Bridge project's impact on the historic church.

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  4. Recorded phone calls admissible in Rep. Barry Moore's case, prosecutors sayRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Alabama Live

    Prosecutors have responded to state Rep. Barry Moore's motion to block admission of key evidence in Moore's trial for perjury - telephone conversations recorded by Moore's opponent in the June 3 primary.

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  5. Alabamians have new choices of conceal carry handgunsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Alabama Live

    Alabamians have new choices of conceal carry handguns. Several manufacturers have rolled out new models since the state's new gun law took effect one year ago today.

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  6. Alabama lawmaker says Yellow Mama may make a comeback: Today in state politicsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Alabama Live

    Alabama may be forced to bring back its infamous electric chair dubbed "Yellow Mama" if lawmakers can't agree to give immunity to the makers of the drugs used in executions.

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  7. Kitchen Cops: Health inspector reports temperature issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    When food is at the wrong temperature, bacteria can grow. A Limestone County Health inspector reported there were temperature issues at Mr. Crite's Bar-B-Que in Athens as they scored a 75. The inspector reported they were not cooling some food properly.

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  8. One year later: Sen. Scott Beason, NRA hope to see gun bill taken a step furtherRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Alabama Live

    One year ago today a hotly debated law that expanded where Alabamians could take their handguns went into effect, but gun rights advocates say there's more to do.

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  9. The Lessons of 2010Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | National Journal

    In politics, it might well be "timing, timing, and timing." As we approach the 2014 midterm elections, the Senate's Democratic majority is teetering on the edge, but the House is just an afterthought, with little chance that it will change control or direction.

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  10. More Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Everyone loves bargains - and during the back-to-school season, thousands of Alabamians flock to the shops to stock up on backpacks, clothes, and school supplies.

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  11. Kids To Love Awards Scholarships to Local Foster ChildrenRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Kids to Love hosted its 10th annual scholarship luncheon today at the Huntsville Museum of Art.

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  12. Beaulieu expects 2,000 employees to be affected by week-long shutdownRead the original story

    Wednesday | Dalton Daily Citizen

    About 2,000 employees of Beaulieu of America in Georgia and Alabama will be affected by the company's plans to conduct an inventory of its buildings and facilities next week.

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  13. I-10 East ramp at Battleship Parkway closed for 6 to 8 weeksRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    An on-ramp from Battleship Parkway to Interstate 10 East will be closed six to eight weeks after its surface was damaged Thursday when a tanker truck exploded.

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  14. The Boeing giveaway that wasn’tRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    The largest corporate subsidy in American history - that's what some people call the Boeing tax bill, passed during an emergency legislative session last November to keep the 777X production line in the Evergreen State.

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  15. Ala. women's prison installs surveillance systemRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | ABC 33/40

    Alabama Department of Corrections officials say a surveillance system featuring more than 300 cameras has been installed at the Julia Tutwiler Prison for Women in Wetumpka.

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  16. 300 cameras up and running at troubled Tutwiler Prison for WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    "Monitoring Room 2": Another view of the camera monitoring system control room at the Julia Tutwiler Prison for Women.

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  17. Some in Alabama government invoking God to stop EPA but some religious leaders praying EPA...Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Some in Alabama government have asked for prayers to defeat new EPA rules on coal-fired power plans but some religious leaders are praying those rules are imposed Members of the Alabama Public Service Commission have called on Alabamians to pray to God to stop new federal regulations aimed at cutting carbon pollution from coal-fired power plants, ... (more)

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  18. Obamacare gives $54 million to community health centers for mental health, Alabama gets $250,000Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    One Alabama community health center will be getting $250,000 of the $54 million announced today going to support 221 health centers in 47 states and Puerto Rico.

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  19. Birmingham Museum of Art would take federal courthouse sculpture if new location can't be...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    "Ideally one wants a site-specific work of art to stay in its original site" - Gail Andrews, director Birmingham Museum of Art BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - If a new place can't be found at the Hugo L. Black U.S. Courthouse for the "Red Mountains" sculpture, the director of the Birmingham Museum of Art says they've got a place for it.

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  20. Sales tax holiday offers chance to saveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily World

    Thousands of shoppers statewide will be headed to stores Friday and Saturday to take advantage of a state sales tax holiday that, in effect, cuts many prices 4 percent.

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