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    Birmingham community rallies for Israel Video included

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    The Birmingham Jewish Federation (BJF) is hosting a “Rally for Israel” starting at 6p.m. tonight at the Levite Jewish Community Center. The keynote speaker for the rally is Opher Aviran, Israel's Consul General for the Southeast. Consul General Aviran is Israel’s highest ranking official in the Southeast. He has asked the Birmingham community to come together to show their support for Israel in their war against Hama... More>>

    13 INVESTIGATES: A New Definition for Rape

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    A warning our next story may not be suitable for children. The FBI is making a change to its Uniform Crime Report. Because of that change, rape in our state is up more than fifty percent. But the main reason may surprise you. The FBI is changing the definition of rape to include men and boys. More>>

    Birmingham city leaders revise transportation code allowing ride sharing services in Magic City Video included

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    It's a popular service in major cites that's trying to make a move into Birmingham. Web-based service Uber wants to operate here but first city leaders had to revise Birmingham's transportation codes. Tuesday morning, the Birmingham City Council updated its transportation rule to allow ride sharing apps, like Uber, to make rounds in the Magic City."Initially, the current city codes would categorize Uber as a transportation company and we would fall under that regulatory banner as a taxi comp... More>>

    Suspect accused of shooting 4-year-old Tuscaloosa girl on the run, considered armed and dangerous

    Germerio Bobo, 19, is wanted after a 4-year-old girl and a 26-year-old man were shot on James Harrison Parkway in Tuscaloosa. Germerio Bobo, 19, is wanted after a 4-year-old girl and a 26-year-old man were shot on James Harrison Parkway in Tuscaloosa.
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    The search is on for what police officers describe as a dangerous, armed man in Tuscaloosa. More>>

    Birmingham City Council approves $250K to recruit the DNC, $5 million if chosen

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    The Birmingham City Council is bankrolling its efforts to bring the 2016 Democratic National Convention to the Magic City. More>>

    Attorney for doctors sued in penis amputation lawsuit seeks dismissal, calls case 'baseless, irresponsible'

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    Court documents filed today call into question allegations surrounding the amputation of a Birmingham man’s penis last month. More>>

    Jefferson County woman dies after being set on fire by ex; capital murder charges expected

    Michael Kennedy, 48, of Mulga, is facing attempted murder charges in the death of his ex-girlfriend. He's accused of throwing gasoline on her and then lighting her on fire. Capital murder charges are expected. Michael Kennedy, 48, of Mulga, is facing attempted murder charges in the death of his ex-girlfriend. He's accused of throwing gasoline on her and then lighting her on fire. Capital murder charges are expected.
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    A man in custody for attempted murder of his girlfriend may soon be facing capital murder charges in the case. More>>

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    • PHOTOS: Helena High School band warms up for its inaugural year

      PHOTOS: Helena High School band warms up for its inaugural year

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 2:02 PM EDT2014-07-29 18:02:44 GMT
      Helena High School Band members practice for their inaugural year of performancesHelena High School Band members practice for their inaugural year of performances
      The sounds of a new school year are in the air in Shelby County and many places in Alabama.The brand-new Helena High School is holding its Band Camp.The camp started July 28, 2014, and runs August 1, 2014.Final steps are being taken to welcome students for the first time at the new school this August 7, 2014.The school is located on Hillsboro Parkway, and is 225,000 square feet, with a gymnasium, band and choral room, football stadium and track.The HHS Band performs at the school’s first foot...
      The sounds of a new school year are in the air in Shelby County and many places in Alabama.The brand-new Helena High School is holding its Band Camp.The camp started July 28, 2014, and runs August 1, 2014.Final steps are being taken to welcome students for the first time at the new school this August 7, 2014.The school is located on Hillsboro Parkway, and is 225,000 square feet, with a gymnasium, band and choral room, football stadium and track.The HHS Band performs at the school’s first foot...
    • 'Faces of Meth' program launched by Sheriff's office

      'Faces of Meth' program launched by Sheriff's office

      Monday, July 21 2014 6:37 PM EDT2014-07-21 22:37:35 GMT
      'Faces of Meth' is a project of the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office.
      'Faces of Meth' is a project of the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office.
    • Birmingham community rallies for Israel

      Birmingham community rallies for Israel

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:41 PM EDT2014-07-30 03:41:29 GMT
      The Birmingham Jewish Federation (BJF) is hosting a “Rally for Israel” starting at 6p.m. tonight at the Levite Jewish Community Center. The keynote speaker for the rally is Opher Aviran, Israel's Consul General for the Southeast. Consul General Aviran is Israel’s highest ranking official in the Southeast. He has asked the Birmingham community to come together to show their support for Israel in their war against Hama...
      The Birmingham Jewish Federation (BJF) is hosting a “Rally for Israel” starting at 6p.m. tonight at the Levite Jewish Community Center. The keynote speaker for the rally is Opher Aviran, Israel's Consul General for the Southeast. Consul General Aviran is Israel’s highest ranking official in the Southeast. He has asked the Birmingham community to come together to show their support for Israel in their war against Hama...
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    • Alabama & Auburn start practice Friday

      Alabama & Auburn start practice Friday

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 7:21 PM EDT2014-07-29 23:21:24 GMT
      The road to the Iron Bowl and perhaps an SEC Championship for Alabama and Auburn begins this Friday.
      The road to the Iron Bowl and perhaps an SEC Championship for Alabama and Auburn begins this Friday.
    • Auburn Women's Golf Coach, Kim Evans to Host the "Save the O's" 5k

      Auburn Women's Golf Coach, Kim Evans to Host the "Save the O's" 5k

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 3:14 PM EDT2014-07-29 19:14:14 GMT
      In May of 2013 she was diagnosed Ovarian Cancer, now cancer free Auburn Women's Golf Coach Kim Evans is hoping to raise awareness for the disease. Evans is preparing for her 21st season at her Alma Mater. She has led the team to 8 SEC Championships Now she has a goal off the golf course, to raise awareness for Ovarian Cancer. She's hosting the "Save the O's 5k" August 16th at Greystone. To register for the event just click here.
      In May of 2013 she was diagnosed Ovarian Cancer, now cancer free Auburn Women's Golf Coach Kim Evans is hoping to raise awareness for the disease. Evans is preparing for her 21st season at her Alma Mater. She has led the team to 8 SEC Championships Now she has a goal off the golf course, to raise awareness for Ovarian Cancer. She's hosting the "Save the O's 5k" August 16th at Greystone. To register for the event just click here.
    • Frank Thomas Inducted into National Baseball Hall of Fame

      Frank Thomas Inducted into National Baseball Hall of Fame

      Sunday, July 27 2014 9:50 PM EDT2014-07-28 01:50:36 GMT
      (AUBURN MEDIA RELATIONS) Former Auburn star Frank Thomas became the first Auburn player and first former Southeastern Conference baseball player to be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday. “The Big Hurt” played at Auburn from 1987-89 under coach Hal Baird and was Auburn's first consensus All-America selection in 1989. During his All-American season, he hit a SEC-best .403 while manning first base. He also drove in 83 runs and hit 19 home runs as the Tigers won the SEC To...
      (AUBURN MEDIA RELATIONS) Former Auburn star Frank Thomas became the first Auburn player and first former Southeastern Conference baseball player to be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday. “The Big Hurt” played at Auburn from 1987-89 under coach Hal Baird and was Auburn's first consensus All-America selection in 1989. During his All-American season, he hit a SEC-best .403 while manning first base. He also drove in 83 runs and hit 19 home runs as the Tigers won the SEC To...
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    • Alabama Fan Day this Sunday

      Alabama Fan Day this Sunday

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:27 PM EDT2014-07-30 00:27:54 GMT
      The University of Alabama football team's annual Fan Day is set for Sunday, August 3.
      The University of Alabama football team's annual Fan Day is set for Sunday, August 3.
    • YEAH YEAH YEAH YEAH 5K

      YEAH YEAH YEAH YEAH 5K

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:15 PM EDT2014-07-30 00:15:59 GMT
      The Yeah Yeah Yeah Yeah 5K is coming to Tuscaloosa on Saturday, August 23rd.
      The Yeah Yeah Yeah Yeah 5K is coming to Tuscaloosa on Saturday, August 23rd.
    • Alabama & Auburn start practice Friday

      Alabama & Auburn start practice Friday

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 7:21 PM EDT2014-07-29 23:21:24 GMT
      The road to the Iron Bowl and perhaps an SEC Championship for Alabama and Auburn begins this Friday.
      The road to the Iron Bowl and perhaps an SEC Championship for Alabama and Auburn begins this Friday.
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