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    Blount County DA: Social media bullying must stop Video included

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    Blount County District Attorney Pamela Casey is taking action to prevent the degradation of teenagers on social media sites like Facebook and Instagram.   More>>

    Church safety and security addressed in Shelby County Video included

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    Tonight, the Shelby Baptist Association is teaming up with the Shelby County Sheriff's Office to host a church safety conference at North Shelby Baptist Church. Keith Brown, with the Shelby Baptist Association, first had the idea last year. “What we're trying to stress is to just start the ball rolling. We can't give a church a plan that they can take and implement. They've got to look at their own situation, their ... More>>

    Body of missing Riverside boater found in Logan Martin Lake

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    The body of a boater missing from Logan Martin Lake was recovered this afternoon. According to the St. Clair County Sheriff's Office, 48-year-old Willie Cosby was recovered at approximately 2:40 p.m. today. Cosby lost control of a small fishing boat Sunday just north of the I-20 bridge, throwing himself and his wife into the water. His wife was able to get back to shore. RELATED STORIES:Search continues for missing St. Clair County boater(April 21, 2014)Day 3 of search for missing boater in R... More>>

    Temporary weather radio transmitter may reduce service for some across Birmingham area Video included

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    Weather radio service in Birmingham may be disrupted for some users through May 3 due to the use of a temporary antenna. According to the Birmingham National Weather Service, the temporary antenna is closer to the ground and operating at lower power than the permanent transmitter would, which means that reception will likely be reduced. To help users determine if their weather radio is still in service, the NWS will conduct tone alert tests at6 p.m. tonight, as well as 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Frid... More>>

    UA students trying to re-brand tornado damaged Alberta City area

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    Ateam of UA students from the College of Communication and Information Sciences is working to re-brand the Alberta City community. After the April 27th tornado, Alberta was left destroyed. This spring, Tuscaloosa Parks and Recreation Authority will break ground on the new tennis complex that will have numerous courts and host tournaments from around the country. Later this year, the new Alberta School will be opening and will specialize in fine arts education. With the help of Councilman Kip ... More>>

    Lane closures on parts of I-20/59 will last until October 2014

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    Work continues to improve a main transportation artery through Birmingham. The Alabama Department of Transportation began work earlier in April 2014 on a stretch of Interstate 20/59 from Red Mountain Expressway to north of the Interstate 20 and Interstate 59 split. During the work, construction barrels will be placed to signify lane closures, as crews work on travel lanes and exit ramps. Workers are doing micro-milli... More>>

    Person injured in Birmingham police officer-involved shooting on Oporto Madrid Boulevard

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    A Birmingham police officer shot a suspect during a scuffle Thursday morning. More>>

    Remembering the deadly tornadoes of April 27, 2011 (PHOTOS)

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     As we approach the three year anniversary of the April 27, 2011 tornadoes, here's a look back at some of the unforgettable images from that day and the days following. More>>

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    • Birmingham Police Make Third Arrest in Inglenook Shooting

      Birmingham Police Make Third Arrest in Inglenook Shooting

      Thursday, April 24 2014 9:11 PM EDT2014-04-25 01:11:29 GMT
      Birmingham police have arrested a third man in connection with a triple shooting in the Inglenook community on April 16th. 
      Birmingham police have arrested a third man in connection with a triple shooting in the Inglenook community on April 16th. 
    • Passover agreement ends between Birmingham Police Chief and Temple Beth-El

      Passover agreement ends between Birmingham Police Chief and Temple Beth-El

      Thursday, April 24 2014 7:59 PM EDT2014-04-24 23:59:06 GMT
      Temple Beth-El has bought back unleavened bread products from Birmingham Police Chief A.C. Roper marking the end of the Passover celebration.
      Temple Beth-El has bought back unleavened bread products from Birmingham Police Chief A.C. Roper marking the end of the Passover celebration.
    • Church safety and security addressed in Shelby County

      Church safety and security addressed in Shelby County

      Thursday, April 24 2014 7:34 PM EDT2014-04-24 23:34:55 GMT
      Tonight, the Shelby Baptist Association is teaming up with the Shelby County Sheriff's Office to host a church safety conference at North Shelby Baptist Church. Keith Brown, with the Shelby Baptist Association, first had the idea last year. “What we're trying to stress is to just start the ball rolling. We can't give a church a plan that they can take and implement. They've got to look at their own situation, their ...
      Tonight, the Shelby Baptist Association is teaming up with the Shelby County Sheriff's Office to host a church safety conference at North Shelby Baptist Church. Keith Brown, with the Shelby Baptist Association, first had the idea last year. “What we're trying to stress is to just start the ball rolling. We can't give a church a plan that they can take and implement. They've got to look at their own situation, their ...
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    • South Korea ferry disaster may cloud Obama visit

      South Korea ferry disaster may cloud Obama visit

      Thursday, April 24 2014 10:25 PM EDT2014-04-25 02:25:48 GMT
      President Barack Obama is rejecting suggestions that an Asia-Pacific trade deal is in danger.
      When President Barack Obama arrives in South Korea on Friday, he will be thrust anew into the role of consoler in chief in a time of crisis, a responsibility he has become all too accustomed to in the United States.
    • Company stopped from accepting abortion waste

      Company stopped from accepting abortion waste

      Thursday, April 24 2014 10:14 PM EDT2014-04-25 02:14:20 GMT
      An Oregon county commission has ordered an incinerator to stop accepting boxed medical waste to generate electricity after learning the waste it's been burning may include tissue from aborted fetuses from...
      County commissioners gave final approval Thursday to an order to stop an incinerator in Oregon from receiving medical waste until procedures are in place to ensure no fetal tissue is burned to generate power.
    • Ex-soldier convicted in daughter's beating death

      Ex-soldier convicted in daughter's beating death

      Thursday, April 24 2014 9:44 PM EDT2014-04-25 01:44:20 GMT
      A federal jury on Thursday convicted a former Hawaii soldier of murder in the beating death of his 5-year-old daughter.
      A federal jury on Thursday convicted a former Hawaii soldier of murder in the beating death of his 5-year-old daughter, a capital offense in a state that doesn't have the death penalty.
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    • South Korea ferry disaster may cloud Obama visit

      South Korea ferry disaster may cloud Obama visit

      Thursday, April 24 2014 10:25 PM EDT2014-04-25 02:25:48 GMT
      President Barack Obama is rejecting suggestions that an Asia-Pacific trade deal is in danger.
      When President Barack Obama arrives in South Korea on Friday, he will be thrust anew into the role of consoler in chief in a time of crisis, a responsibility he has become all too accustomed to in the United States.
    • Families of ferry's lost confront SKorea officials

      Families of ferry's lost confront SKorea officials

      Thursday, April 24 2014 9:34 PM EDT2014-04-25 01:34:32 GMT
      Students in the city hit hardest by the South Korean ferry disaster returned to classes Thursday, their school campus a tragic landscape of yellow ribbons, chrysanthemums and photos of classmates and teachers who...
      Frustrated relatives of the scores of people still missing from the sinking of the ferry Sewol staged a marathon confrontation with the fisheries minister and the coast guard chief, surrounding the senior officials in a...
    • Former Iron Curtain still barrier for deer

      Former Iron Curtain still barrier for deer

      Thursday, April 24 2014 8:54 PM EDT2014-04-25 00:54:29 GMT
      The Iron Curtain was traced by an electrified barbed-wire fence that isolated the communist world from the West.
      The Iron Curtain was traced by an electrified barbed-wire fence that isolated the communist world from the West.
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    • Former Iron Curtain still barrier for deer

      Former Iron Curtain still barrier for deer

      Thursday, April 24 2014 8:54 PM EDT2014-04-25 00:54:29 GMT
      The Iron Curtain was traced by an electrified barbed-wire fence that isolated the communist world from the West.
      The Iron Curtain was traced by an electrified barbed-wire fence that isolated the communist world from the West.
    • Indiana cat missing 5 years reunited with owner

      Indiana cat missing 5 years reunited with owner

      Thursday, April 24 2014 8:54 PM EDT2014-04-25 00:54:21 GMT
      A cat that went missing five years ago has been reunited with its owner in Indiana thanks to an implanted microchip.
      A cat that went missing five years ago has been reunited with its owner in Indiana thanks to an implanted microchip.
    • Man seeks to hide 'murder' tattoo before trial

      Man seeks to hide 'murder' tattoo before trial

      Thursday, April 24 2014 8:54 PM EDT2014-04-25 00:54:20 GMT
      A Kansas man charged with first-degree murder is afraid the tattooed mirror-image letters spelling out the word "murder" across his neck might prejudice a jury, so he is asking for a professional tattoo artist to...
      A Kansas man charged with first-degree murder is afraid the tattooed mirror-image letters spelling out the word "murder" across his neck might prejudice a jury, so he is asking for a professional tattoo artist to remove or...
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    • Brian Williams “raps” Gin and Juice

      Brian Williams “raps” Gin and Juice

      Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:14 AM EDT2014-04-22 15:14:01 GMT
      Brian Williams has done it again.   Ok, so he’s not actually rapping, but it's hilarious nonetheless.
      Brian Williams has done it again.   Ok, so he’s not actually rapping, but it's hilarious nonetheless.
    • 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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