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    Four Irondale elementary school students suspended for having a BB gun on a school bus

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    Irondale Community School has suspended four elementary school students after they were caught with a BB gun while riding home on a school bus. According to the Irondale Police Department, a student notified the bus driver of the BB gun and the driver then returned to the school where the bus was evacuated. The unloaded BB gun was found in the backpack of an 8-year-old. Investigators say they believe the child was p... More>>

    Classes resume at Auburn University following a campus wide shutdown Wednesday

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    Students and faculty will return to Auburn University this morning after the school was closed yesterday.
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    55 deaths: Alarming number of fire fatalities in Alabama for 2014

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    So far this year, the number of fire fatalities stands at 55 deaths, according to Steve Holmes, public information officer for the state. More>>

    Birmingham Reads Day celebration kicks off

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    The annual event held each spring is a partnership between Better Basics and the Junior League of Birmingham.
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    17 year-old recovering after Tuscaloosa shooting

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    The teen said he did not know the suspect and was unsure why he was a target.
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    • Classes resume at Auburn University following a campus wide shutdown Wednesday

      Classes resume at Auburn University following a campus wide shutdown Wednesday

      Thursday, April 17 2014 5:44 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:44:00 GMT
      Students and faculty will return to Auburn University this morning after the school was closed yesterday.
      Students and faculty will return to Auburn University this morning after the school was closed yesterday.
    • Top 13 Football Movies of all time

      Top 13 Football Movies of all time

      Thursday, April 17 2014 5:43 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:43:12 GMT
      Click through the slideshow above for the top 13 football movies of all time!
      Click through the slideshow above for the top 13 football movies of all time!
    • 55 deaths: Alarming number of fire fatalities in Alabama for 2014

      55 deaths: Alarming number of fire fatalities in Alabama for 2014

      Thursday, April 17 2014 5:18 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:18:45 GMT
      So far this year, the number of fire fatalities stands at 55 deaths, according to Steve Holmes, public information officer for the state.
      So far this year, the number of fire fatalities stands at 55 deaths, according to Steve Holmes, public information officer for the state.
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    • 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.
    • 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?
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    • Alabama gets the win over UAB

      Alabama gets the win over UAB

      Thursday, April 17 2014 12:28 AM EDT2014-04-17 04:28:35 GMT
      Bama left Regions Field with a 5-2 victory.
      Bama left Regions Field with a 5-2 victory.
    • 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.
    • 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.
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    • Fraternity shuts Ole Miss branch after noose tying

      Fraternity shuts Ole Miss branch after noose tying

      Thursday, April 17 2014 6:40 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:40:35 GMT
      A national fraternity group has closed its University of Mississippi chapter after three members were accused of tying a noose around the neck of a statue of the first black student to enroll in the then-all white...
      A national fraternity group has closed its University of Mississippi chapter after three members were accused of tying a noose around the neck of a statue of the first black student to enroll in the then-all white Southern...
    • US tells jury Egyptian imam pursued global terror

      US tells jury Egyptian imam pursued global terror

      Lawyers are poised to make opening statements in the trial of an Egyptian Islamic preacher charged with conspiring to support al-Qaida in part by trying to open a training camp in Oregon.
      The imam of a London mosque used his influential position in the late 1990s to train and aid terrorists and used the cover of his religion to hide in plain sight, a prosecutor told jurors in his opening statement Thursday...
    • Chelsea Clinton expecting first child

      Chelsea Clinton expecting first child

      Thursday, April 17 2014 6:31 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:31:33 GMT
      Chelsea Clinton says she and her husband are expecting their first child later this year.
      Call it the year of the baby: Chelsea Clinton and her husband, Marc Mezvinsky, are expecting their first child later this year.
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    • Works by Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez

      Works by Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez

      Thursday, April 17 2014 6:11 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:11:20 GMT
      By The Associated Press Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez was among Latin America's most popular writers and widely considered the father of a literary style known as magic realism.
      By The Associated Press Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez was among Latin America's most popular writers and widely considered the father of a literary style known as magic realism.
    • Ukrainian unity on display with peaceful rallies

      Ukrainian unity on display with peaceful rallies

      Ukraine's interior minister says three pro-Russian militants have been killed and 13 wounded after Ukrainian troops repelled an attack on a National Guard base in the Black Sea port of Mariupol in the...
      Thousands gathered for peaceful demonstrations Thursday in at least four eastern cities to denounce Russia for its perceived meddling in Ukrainian affairs, a day after the most lethal clash so far killed three pro-Russian...
    • Ukraine OKs intl court, may probe Kiev deaths

      Ukraine OKs intl court, may probe Kiev deaths

      Thursday, April 17 2014 6:00 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:00:43 GMT
      Ukraine has accepted the jurisdiction of the International Criminal Court, opening the way for a possible investigation of the violent crackdown by former President Viktor Yanukovych's government on demonstrators.
      Ukraine has accepted the jurisdiction of the International Criminal Court, opening the way for a possible investigation of the violent crackdown by former President Viktor Yanukovych's government on demonstrators, the...
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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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