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    Anita Hill is charged with murder after fatally shooting her son's boyfriend at a McCalla area truck stop. Anita Hill is charged with murder after fatally shooting her son's boyfriend at a McCalla area truck stop.

    Mom allegedly shoots son's boyfriend at McCalla area truck stop after claims of abuse

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    When authorities arrived on the scene, the shooting suspect, Anita T. Hill, and her son who witnessed the shooting were standing nearby.
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    Bessemer to ask for federal, state, county assistance to prevent flooding

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    Tuesday, the Bessemer City Council took action to help alleviate flooding in areas along Valley Creek. The council passed a resolution asking for Federal, State and County assistance. Flooding along Valley Creek has been a problem for many years. But recently, the problem has gotten worse. In the last four years, the creek has flooded twice, the latest was last Monday. Bessemer Mayor Kenneth Gulley says it's time so... More>>

    New storm shelter complete thanks to Bo Jackson’s ‘Bo Bikes Bama’ charity ride

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      The storm shelter was funded by the Governor’s Emergency Relief Fund, the beneficiary of the ‘Bo Bikes Bama’ charity ride.
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    Southside mother charged with chemical endangerment of her unborn child

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    According to Etowah County Sheriff Todd Entrekin, the woman tested positive for amphetamine and methamphetamine.
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    VIDEO: Time-lapse of total lunar eclipse (Blood Moon)

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    A total lunar eclipse was visible across much of the nation early Tuesday morning. The eclipse began around two o'clock eastern time and about an hour later, the moon was fully eclipsed and glowing an orange-red color. NASA says Tuesday's eclipse is the last full lunar eclipse visible from the United States until 2019. No part of the eclipse was visible from Europe, most of Africa, the Middle East or most of Asia. More>>

    Mayor William Bell met with Dalai Lama in Japan ahead of the spiritual leader’s Birmingham visit

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    Mayor William Bell spent some time in Kyoto, Japan at the Mind and Life Institute to discuss the upcoming visit of the Dalai Lama to Birmingham.
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    Today marks three years since the 2011 "Tax Day" tornado in Greene and Tuscaloosa Counties

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    The April 15, 2011 tornado outbreak is often overshadowed by April 27.
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    • Auburn wants versatility on defense

      Auburn wants versatility on defense

      Tuesday, April 15 2014 8:41 PM EDT2014-04-16 00:41:39 GMT
      Defensive coordinator Ellis Johnson says the versatility of your defenders is becoming more and more important.
      Defensive coordinator Ellis Johnson says the versatility of your defenders is becoming more and more important.
    • Anderson helping out future journalists

      Anderson helping out future journalists

      Tuesday, April 15 2014 8:34 PM EDT2014-04-16 00:34:49 GMT
      You know him as Lars Anderson, the sportswriter. But what has the transition been like for Lars Anderson, the professor?
      You know him as Lars Anderson, the sportswriter. But what has the transition been like for Lars Anderson, the professor?
    • 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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    • Alabama Football Completes 13th Practice of the Spring

      Alabama Football Completes 13th Practice of the Spring

      Tuesday, April 15 2014 8:52 PM EDT2014-04-16 00:52:21 GMT
      The football team practiced for two hours Tuesday in full pads inside the Hank Crisp Indoor Practice Facility as preparations continue for Saturday’s A-Day game.
      The football team practiced for two hours Tuesday in full pads inside the Hank Crisp Indoor Practice Facility as preparations continue for Saturday’s A-Day game.
    • Anderson helping out future journalists

      Anderson helping out future journalists

      Tuesday, April 15 2014 8:34 PM EDT2014-04-16 00:34:49 GMT
      You know him as Lars Anderson, the sportswriter. But what has the transition been like for Lars Anderson, the professor?
      You know him as Lars Anderson, the sportswriter. But what has the transition been like for Lars Anderson, the professor?
    • 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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    • Boston police safely blow up suspicious backpacks

      Boston police safely blow up suspicious backpacks

      The anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings promises to be a day of tributes to the three people who died, the more than 260 people who were hurt, and the first responders, doctors and nurses who helped them.
      Survivors, first responders and relatives of those killed in the Boston Marathon bombing marked the anniversary Tuesday with tributes that combined sorrow over the loss of innocent victims with pride over the city's...
    • New York police disband unit that spied on Muslims

      New York police disband unit that spied on Muslims

      The New York Police Department says it has disbanded a special unit whose efforts to try to detect terror threats in Muslim communities through secret surveillance sparked outrage.
      A special New York Police Department unit that sparked controversy by tracking the daily lives of Muslims in an effort to detect terror threats has been disbanded, police officials said Tuesday.
    • Detroit makes deal with retired cops, firefighters

      Detroit makes deal with retired cops, firefighters

      The city of Detroit has reached a deal with retired police officers and firefighters that would preserve current pensions.
      The city of Detroit reached a deal with a group of retired police officers and firefighters that would protect pensions but trim annual cost-of-living payments - the first major agreement with retirees in the bankruptcy...
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    • Cuban doctors in eye of Venezuelan hurricane

      Cuban doctors in eye of Venezuelan hurricane

      When Judith Faraiz's son was near death after a severe motorcycle accident, she put his life in the hands of God and Cuban doctors.
      When Judith Faraiz's son was near death after a severe motorcycle accident, she put his life in the hands of God and Cuban doctors.
    • 1 dead, after ferry sinks off South Korean coast

      1 dead, after ferry sinks off South Korean coast

      A government office says a South Korean passenger ship carrying about 470 people has sent a distress call off the southern coast after it began leaning to one side.
      Dozens of military boats and helicopters scrambled Wednesday to rescue more than 470 people, including 325 high school students on a school trip, after a ferry sank off South Korea's southern coast, officials said. At...
    • Chile leader to relocate Valparaiso fire victims

      Chile leader to relocate Valparaiso fire victims

      With all of Valparaiso under military rule early Tuesday, 5,000 firefighters, police, forest rangers, soldiers, sailors and civil defense workers joined in a mammoth fight against wildfires licking around the...
      President Michelle Bachelet vowed Tuesday to reconstruct this once-beautiful port city according to a master plan that would prevent many of the 12,500 victims of devastating wildfires from rebuilding on hills that cannot...
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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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