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    Enterovirus breathing illness strikes children in Alabama

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    State health officials say several cases of a mysterious respiratory illness impacting children in 10 states have been confirmed in Mobile County Alabama.
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    Lt. Gov. Kay Ivey tours Tuscaloosa businesses

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    Lieutenant Governor Kay Ivey made a tour through Tuscaloosa based businesses as part of her statewide “on the move” tour.Ivey had coffee with the West Alabama Chamber of Commerce before she made visits to The Westervelt Company and Nucor Steel.The Lt. Governor talked with employees and leaders at Nucor Steel about what makes them successful. Ivey says the work ethic and positive environments makes the companies she visited work well. More>>

    Enterovirus EV-D68 confirmed in Alabama

    EV-D68 confirmed in Alabama EV-D68 confirmed in Alabama
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    Recent results confirm the Enterovirus is active in Alabama.The Alabama Department of Public Health reports several test samples were sent to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for testing.As of September 15, 2014, the results show 4 of 6 specimens from Mobile County tested positive for EV-D68.The 5th specimen was positive for Coxsackievirus B3 and the last specimen was negative.The ADPH is investigating clusters of children with the suspected virus, and health providers have been... More>>

    First responders, support staff care for those suffering from domestic violence

    Dianne Bentley speaks at a training session for first responders dealing with domestic violence safely. Dianne Bentley speaks at a training session for first responders dealing with domestic violence safely.
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    In Alabama, one in four women will be the victim of domestic violence in her lifetime. More than half a million cases of domestic assault were reported in Alabama over the past 20 years, and more than 700 of those cases resulted in death. More>>

    Stanley Chatman sentenced to 99 years in the murder of Derrick King

    Stanley Chatman appeared in a Birmingham courtroom this morning to hear his sentence. Stanley Chatman appeared in a Birmingham courtroom this morning to hear his sentence.
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    Chatman was released from prison in connection to another Birmingham murder before the shooting death of Derrick King.
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    TSA reminds Birmingham passengers about prohibited items when flying

    Items confiscated from the Birmingham Shuttlesworth international airport Items confiscated from the Birmingham Shuttlesworth international airport
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    Several prohibited items have been confiscated by the TSA at the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport.
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    Birmingham commemorates 16th Street Baptist Church bombing, 51 years later

    Addie Mae Collins, Cynthia Wesley, Denise McNair and Carole Robertson Addie Mae Collins, Cynthia Wesley, Denise McNair and Carole Robertson
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    A moment of silence will be held this morning across the city to honor the four little girls who lost their lives in the 1963 16th Street Baptist Church bombing 51 years ago.
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    Top 5: 16th Street Baptist Church bombing anniversary, Ray Rice appeal and Miss America crowned top your Monday morning headlines

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    Events are planned in Birmingham today to commemorate the 51st  16th Street Baptist Church Bombing. Meanwhile, Ravens running back Ray Rice plans to appeal his NFL suspension today. Also, a new Miss America has been crowned. Check out these stories and others in your Monday morning headlines.
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    Clay “Vicious Dog Ordinance” ruled unconstitutional

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    An ordinance regulating "vicious and dangerous" dogs in the city of Clay has been ruled "unconstitutional." In June 2013, the Clay City Council passed an ordinance that would have banned certain types of dogs that are deemed “vicious or dangerous.” Some people living in Clay were upset with the ordinance, including residents, Stephen and Mary Schreiner. The couple filed a lawsuit in July of 2013. Prior to the ordinanc... More>>

    Sunday morning shooting in Birmingham kills one, critically injures another

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    The Birmingham Police Department is investigating a shooting that killed one man and left a woman in critical condition. The shooting happened around 6:30am Sunday in the 1500 block of Bessemer Road. Lt. Sean Edwards with the Birmingham Police Department says officers were notified about a shooting in the area. When they arrived, they found a Hispanic male and Hispanic female on the ground suffering from gunshot wound... More>>

    California man accused of killing girlfriend's Pomeranian after argument, feeding it to her

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    A California man is behind bars after he's accused of killing his girlfriend's dog and feeding it to her after an argument. More>>

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    • California man accused of killing girlfriend's Pomeranian after argument, feeding it to her

      California man accused of killing girlfriend's Pomeranian after argument, feeding it to her

      Monday, September 15 2014 11:25 AM EDT2014-09-15 15:25:34 GMT
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      A California man is behind bars after he's accused of killing his girlfriend's dog and feeding it to her after an argument.
      A California man is behind bars after he's accused of killing his girlfriend's dog and feeding it to her after an argument.
    • Birmingham soon to be home to new professional football team

      Birmingham soon to be home to new professional football team

      Thursday, September 11 2014 1:59 PM EDT2014-09-11 17:59:36 GMT
      The North American Football League plans to kick of its inaugural season with eight teams including Birmingham Freedom. The league wants to expand to 16 during its first four years.
      The North American Football League plans to kick of its inaugural season with eight teams including Birmingham Freedom. The league wants to expand to 16 during its first four years.
    • SURGE soft drink returning to production

      SURGE soft drink returning to production

      Monday, September 15 2014 12:48 PM EDT2014-09-15 16:48:03 GMT
      Coca-Cola announced today that SURGE would be returning to production for a limited time and sold through a partnership with Amazon. Coca-Cola announced today that SURGE would be returning to production for a limited time and sold through a partnership with Amazon.
      After 12 years off the market, Coca-Cola has confirmed that SURGE will be produced once more for a limited time.
      After 12 years off the market, Coca-Cola has confirmed that SURGE will be produced once more for a limited time.
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    • Auburn & Bama still ranked in the top five

      Auburn & Bama still ranked in the top five

      Sunday, September 14 2014 11:20 PM EDT2014-09-15 03:20:19 GMT
      South Carolina's win over Georgia vaulted the Gamecocks 10 spots to No. 14 in The Associated Press college football poll, giving the Southeastern Conference an unprecedented seven teams in the top 15.
      South Carolina's win over Georgia vaulted the Gamecocks 10 spots to No. 14 in The Associated Press college football poll, giving the Southeastern Conference an unprecedented seven teams in the top 15.
    • Former Auburn DB Zach Gilbert breaks down Auburn's defense on Alabama Tonight

      Former Auburn DB Zach Gilbert breaks down Auburn's defense on Alabama Tonight

      Tuesday, September 9 2014 11:27 PM EDT2014-09-10 03:27:49 GMT
      Former Auburn defensive back Zach Gilbert joined Don Hawes on Alabama Tonight
      Former Auburn defensive back Zach Gilbert joined Don Hawes on Alabama Tonight
    • Artis-Payne emerging as Auburn's lead back

      Artis-Payne emerging as Auburn's lead back

      Tuesday, September 9 2014 7:34 PM EDT2014-09-09 23:34:19 GMT
      When Tre Mason left for the NFL, the Auburn running game had to find a way to replace 1,800 yards and 23 touchdowns, that the Heisman Trophy finalist produced in 2013.
      When Tre Mason left for the NFL, the Auburn running game had to find a way to replace 1,800 yards and 23 touchdowns, that the Heisman Trophy finalist produced in 2013.
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    • Chris Stewart gives his take on Florida and Alabama

      Chris Stewart gives his take on Florida and Alabama

      Monday, September 15 2014 8:26 PM EDT2014-09-16 00:26:35 GMT
      Chris Stewart from the Crimson Tide Sports Network joined Don Hawes on Alabama Tonight
      Chris Stewart from the Crimson Tide Sports Network joined Don Hawes on Alabama Tonight
    • BURGER BYTES: The story behind Alabama Tom

      BURGER BYTES: The story behind Alabama Tom

      Monday, September 15 2014 7:58 PM EDT2014-09-15 23:58:57 GMT
      You probably don't know Henry Swann. He's based out of Mobile, Ala., and works in hotel construction. Chances are, you are familiar with his alter ego, the fictional character Alabama Tom.
      You probably don't know Henry Swann. He's based out of Mobile, Ala., and works in hotel construction. Chances are, you are familiar with his alter ego, the fictional character Alabama Tom.
    • Bama preparing for Florida's new offense

      Bama preparing for Florida's new offense

      Monday, September 15 2014 7:43 PM EDT2014-09-15 23:43:07 GMT
      Nick Saban said what all the fans are thinking."Games like this, players really get excited," Saban said. "If they don't, they don't understand Alabama football and they don't understand playing in the SEC."
      Nick Saban said what all the fans are thinking."Games like this, players really get excited," Saban said. "If they don't, they don't understand Alabama football and they don't understand playing in the SEC."
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