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    Northern Beltline groundbreaking ceremony today in Jefferson County

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    The Northern Beltline construction is expected to take about 25 years to complete. More>>

    67 year-old man died in Birmingham house fire Sunday night

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      Investigators believe the fire started from food left cooking on the stove. More>>

    Man shot at Waffle House in Tuscaloosa

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     The man was taken to DCH with a non-life threatening injury. So far no charges have been filed. More>>

    Road closures, Oscar Mayer recall and Boston Marathon returns top your Monday morning headlines Video included

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     A quick look at stories making headlines this Monday morning. More>>

    Woman’s body found burning in Fairfield

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    An investigation is underway in Fairfield after a woman’s body was found burning Saturday. Chief Leon Davis with the Fairfield Police says around 11:30 a.m. Saturday, police and fire crews responded to a fire behind a vacant home on 40th Street. At the scene, crews found that the body of an unidentified white female had been set on fire. Chief Davis says the body was burned so badly that authorities weren’t able to i... More>>

    Westbound lanes of I-22 at Exit 65 closing in Walker County

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    If the weather cooperates, starting tomorrow, the Alabama Department of Transportation will close all westbound lanes of I-22 at Exit 65, known as Industrial Boulevard Interchange, in Walker County for paving work.   More>>

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    • SLIDESHOW: Auburn A-day 2014

      SLIDESHOW: Auburn A-day 2014

      Monday, April 21 2014 9:02 AM EDT2014-04-21 13:02:40 GMT
      Check outthe pictures above for a photo recap of Auburn's A-day.For a full game recap, click here: Blue hammers White at Auburn's A-day
      Check outthe pictures above for a photo recap of Auburn's A-day.For a full game recap, click here: Blue hammers White at Auburn's A-day
    • Blue hammers White at Auburn's A-Day

      Blue hammers White at Auburn's A-Day

      Sunday, April 20 2014 1:55 PM EDT2014-04-20 17:55:34 GMT
      Auburn held their annual A-Day game in Jordan-Hare Stadium on Saturday....
      Auburn held their annual A-Day game in Jordan-Hare Stadium on Saturday....
    • Auburn wins in Montgomery over Bama

      Auburn wins in Montgomery over Bama

      Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:46 PM EDT2014-04-17 03:46:33 GMT
      Alabama softball suffered its third-straight loss Wednesday night, falling to Auburn in a single non-conference game at Lagoon Park in Montgomery.
      Alabama softball suffered its third-straight loss Wednesday night, falling to Auburn in a single non-conference game at Lagoon Park in Montgomery.
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    • MARATHON WATCH: Running for a friend hurt by bomb

      MARATHON WATCH: Running for a friend hurt by bomb

      Monday, April 21 2014 10:54 AM EDT2014-04-21 14:54:41 GMT
      By The Associated Press Thousands of runners are gathering at the starting line of the Boston Marathon in Hopkinton, one year after a pair of homemade pressure-cooker bombs killed three people...
      By The Associated Press A look at the 118th running of the Boston Marathon.
    • Teen stowaway could face charges in California

      Teen stowaway could face charges in California

      Monday, April 21 2014 10:54 AM EDT2014-04-21 14:54:31 GMT
      Officials say a 16-year-old boy is "lucky to be alive" and unharmed after flying from California to Hawaii stowed away in a plane's wheel well, surviving cold temperatures at 38,000 feet and a lack of oxygen.
      Police in San Jose, Calif., say they are reviewing whether charges are warranted against a 16-year-old boy who authorities say jumped a fence at San Jose's airport and stowed away aboard a Hawaii-bound flight.
    • Court to look at 'born in Jerusalem' passport case

      Court to look at 'born in Jerusalem' passport case

      Monday, April 21 2014 10:45 AM EDT2014-04-21 14:45:06 GMT
      The Supreme Court says it will hear for the second time a passport dispute fraught with Middle Eastern politics. The question is whether Americans born in Jerusalem may list their place of birth as Israel.
      Confronting an issue fraught with Middle East politics, the Supreme Court has agreed to hear for the second time a passport dispute centering on whether Americans born in Jerusalem may list their place of birth as Israel.
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    • Court to look at 'born in Jerusalem' passport case

      Court to look at 'born in Jerusalem' passport case

      Monday, April 21 2014 10:45 AM EDT2014-04-21 14:45:06 GMT
      The Supreme Court says it will hear for the second time a passport dispute fraught with Middle Eastern politics. The question is whether Americans born in Jerusalem may list their place of birth as Israel.
      Confronting an issue fraught with Middle East politics, the Supreme Court has agreed to hear for the second time a passport dispute centering on whether Americans born in Jerusalem may list their place of birth as Israel.
    • Biden in Ukraine to show support as tensions rise

      Biden in Ukraine to show support as tensions rise

      Monday, April 21 2014 10:44 AM EDT2014-04-21 14:44:43 GMT
      Vice President Joe Biden is heading to Ukraine to meet with leaders of the turbulent country.
      Vice President Joe Biden on Monday launched a high-profile visit to demonstrate the U.S. commitment to Ukraine and push for urgent implementation of an international agreement aimed at de-escalating tensions even as...
    • Finnish sky diver crash probe could take weeks

      Finnish sky diver crash probe could take weeks

      Monday, April 21 2014 10:44 AM EDT2014-04-21 14:44:26 GMT
      Finnish authorities say the investigation into the plane crash that killed eight sky divers could take weeks or longer to complete.
      Finnish authorities say the investigation into the plane crash that killed eight sky divers could take weeks or longer to complete.
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    • Miss America: Don't suspend teen over prom invite

      Miss America: Don't suspend teen over prom invite

      Sunday, April 20 2014 2:32 PM EDT2014-04-20 18:32:53 GMT
      Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school district to reconsider the punishment of a high school senior who asked her to prom during the question-and-answer portion of an assembly.
      Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school district to reconsider the punishment of a senior who asked her to prom during the question-and-answer portion of an assembly.
    • Woman reunited with dog, TV snatched on 1st date

      Woman reunited with dog, TV snatched on 1st date

      Sunday, April 20 2014 12:13 PM EDT2014-04-20 16:13:09 GMT
      A New Jersey woman has been reunited with her Yorkshire Terrier and flat-screen TV that were snatched during her first date with a man she met online.
      A woman has been reunited with her Yorkshire Terrier and flat-screen TV that were snatched during her first date with a man she met online.
    • Tacoma zoo's trained owl spooked, flies off

      Tacoma zoo's trained owl spooked, flies off

      Sunday, April 20 2014 10:13 AM EDT2014-04-20 14:13:01 GMT
      A Tacoma zoo says a Eurasian eagle owl named Forrest that is trained to fly during performances of its outdoor theater got spooked and flew off into a nearby park.
      A Tacoma zoo says a Eurasian eagle owl named Forrest that is trained to fly during performances of its outdoor theater got spooked and flew off into a nearby park.
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    • 23-year-old sentenced to 18 months in prison for peeing on Alamo

      23-year-old sentenced to 18 months in prison for peeing on Alamo

      Tuesday, April 15 2014 4:44 PM EDT2014-04-15 20:44:11 GMT
      Daniel Athens, 23, will serve 18 months in state prison for peeing on The Alamo. Daniel Athens, 23, will serve 18 months in state prison for peeing on The Alamo.
      32 years after rocker Ozzy Osbourne got into trouble for urinating near the Alamo, a much less famous man is heading to state prison for peeing on one of Texas’ most well-known historical sites.23-year-old Daniel Athens will serve 18 months after pleading guilty to criminal mischief charges. A police report says a security guard at the shrine spotted Athens standing in a “chained off area not open to the public.” When the Ranger approached, he says he saw Athens putting his private parts back...
      32 years after rocker Ozzy Osbourne got into trouble for urinating near the Alamo, a much less famous man is heading to state prison for peeing on one of Texas’ most well-known historical sites.23-year-old Daniel Athens will serve 18 months after pleading guilty to criminal mischief charges. A police report says a security guard at the shrine spotted Athens standing in a “chained off area not open to the public.” When the Ranger approached, he says he saw Athens putting his private parts back...
    • Child, 3, gets stuck inside claw crane machine

      Child, 3, gets stuck inside claw crane machine

      A mother in Lincoln, Nebraska has quite a story to tell involving her 3-year-old boy. She couldn't find him inside their apartment and frantically called police. 
      A mother in Lincoln, Nebraska has quite a story to tell involving her 3-year-old boy. She couldn't find him inside their apartment and frantically called police. 
    • BURGER BYTES: Saban and Malzahn Rap "Jump Around"

      BURGER BYTES: Saban and Malzahn Rap "Jump Around"

      Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:18 AM EDT2014-04-15 15:18:01 GMT
      Nick Saban says, "jump around".Nick Saban says, "jump around".
      Believe it or not, Kyle Burger helped out Alabama head coach Nick Saban and Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn get in touch with their hip-hop side...
      Believe it or not, Kyle Burger helped out Alabama head coach Nick Saban and Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn get in touch with their hip-hop side...
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