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    Two deaths in Mobile may be connected to "spice", or "synthetic marijuana"

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    Two deaths in Mobile may be connected to synthetic marijuana, or “spice”. Police say they are investigating an unusually high number of cases of people being admitted to hospitals with life-threatening side effects from what appears to be “Marijuana Analog”, or “spice”. At least two of the cases resulted in deaths Spice is believed to cause heart issues and hallucinations. It comes in a variety of packaging and looks... More>>

    Dr. Tommy Bice's Statement on the Hoover Bus Controversy Video included

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    Here is the statement released by State School Superintendent Dr. Tommy Bice: More>>

    Fairfield Police looking for answers after woman’s body found burning Video included

    The body of Megan Monroe, 22, of Pinson, was found burning behind a vacant home in Fairfield on April 19. The body of Megan Monroe, 22, of Pinson, was found burning behind a vacant home in Fairfield on April 19.
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    The Fairfield Police Department is asking for the public’s help after a woman’s body was found burning behind a vacant house on 40th Street in Fairfield Saturday morning. Tuesday, Fairfield Police identified the body as 22-year-old Megan Monroe of Pinson. Based on evidence at the scene, investigators believe Monroe was killed somewhere else, then dumped behind the vacant house. “It's quite unusual, it's quite unusu... More>>

    Whereabouts of missing Cullman County teenager remain unknown Video included

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    Search crews were back in Cullman County for a third day around Lick Creek searching for a missing teenager. More>>

    Still no sign of missing boater in Riverside Wednesday

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    Search crews continued their work for a fourth day, but haven’t found a missing boater in St. Clair County. More>>

    Tuscaloosa leaders read tornado story to students ahead of April 27, 2011 anniversary

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    As part of The City of Tuscaloosa's week long events honoring the April 27, 2011 tornado, city leaders read the book, "Molly and the Tornado" to students whose schools were damaged nearly three years ago.Wednesday morning Mayor Walt Maddox and Councilman Kip Tyner read to students at Alberta Elementary. The school was destroyed during the storm and is still being rebuilt.Meredith Armstrong will have more on this story tonight at 6. More>>

    Police: Man claiming to be a victim of a Tuscaloosa kidnapping arrested for his involvement

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    Tuscaloosa police have arrested a 22 year old man who allegedlyset up his coworker to be kidnapped and robbed.Courtney Campbell has beenplaced in the Tuscaloosa County Jail.Investigators say the 21 year-old male victim was dropping Campbell off at home. Campbell then got out of the vehicle and the victim was approached by another suspect with a gun. According to police, the suspect pretending to force Campbell back ... More>>

    Tuscaloosa police investigating death of 77 year-old man, no foul play suspected

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    The body of a 77 year-old man has been discovered after his family reported him missing Tuesday morning.  More>>

    Spirit of Alabama: George Barber Video included

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    The Barber motor sports park and the vintage motor sports museum opened 10 years ago. Meet the founder, George Barber, heis our Spirit of Alabama report. More>>

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    • Vermont moves toward labeling of GMO foods

      Vermont moves toward labeling of GMO foods

      Thursday, April 24 2014 1:15 AM EDT2014-04-24 05:15:24 GMT
      Vermont lawmakers have passed the country's first state bill to require the labeling of genetically modified foods as such, setting up a war between the behemoth U.S. food industry and an American public that...
      Vermont lawmakers have passed the country's first state bill to require the labeling of genetically modified foods as such, setting up a war between powerful lobbyists for the behemoth U.S. food industry and an...
    • In Disney's shadow, homeless families struggle

      In Disney's shadow, homeless families struggle

      Thursday, April 24 2014 1:15 AM EDT2014-04-24 05:15:14 GMT
      When they moved from Georgia to the theme park playground of central Florida four years ago, Anthony and Candice Johnson found work at a barbecue restaurant and a 7-Eleven. Their combined salaries nevertheless fell...
      When they moved from Georgia to the theme park playground of central Florida four years ago, Anthony and Candice Johnson found work at a barbecue restaurant and a 7-Eleven. Their combined salaries nevertheless fell short...
    • Small Wyoming town evacuated after gas explosion

      Small Wyoming town evacuated after gas explosion

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:34 PM EDT2014-04-24 03:34:36 GMT
      A small town in southwest Wyoming has been evacuated after an explosion and fire at a natural gas pipeline hub.
      A small town in southwest Wyoming was evacuated Wednesday after an explosion and fire at a natural gas processing facility and major national pipeline hub. There were no reports of injuries.
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    • Top Nepal officials fly to Everest to end crisis

      Top Nepal officials fly to Everest to end crisis

      Thursday, April 24 2014 1:15 AM EDT2014-04-24 05:15:06 GMT
      Top tourism officials in Nepal are on their way to Mount Everest's base camp to negotiate with Sherpas who want to abandon the climbing season after an avalanche killed 16 of the mountain guides.
      With the Mount Everest climbing season increasingly in doubt, Nepalese tourism officials traveled to base camp Thursday to negotiate with Sherpas who want to walk off the job after an avalanche killed 16 of the mountain...
    • Obama calls for peaceful end to island dispute

      Obama calls for peaceful end to island dispute

      Thursday, April 24 2014 12:44 AM EDT2014-04-24 04:44:52 GMT
      President Barack Obama is opening a four-country visit to the Asia-Pacific region in Japan, but the West's dispute with Russia over Ukraine is looming.
      President Barack Obama said Thursday that he wants to see a dispute between China and Japan over islands in the East China Sea resolved peacefully, while affirming that America's mutual security treaty with Japan...
    • Costa Rica is demanding US explain 'Cuban Twitter'

      Costa Rica is demanding US explain 'Cuban Twitter'

      Thursday, April 24 2014 12:05 AM EDT2014-04-24 04:05:02 GMT
      The Costa Rican government says it's still waiting for the Obama administration to explain why it launched the secret "Cuban Twitter" network from inside the Central American nation's borders despite...
      The Costa Rican government says it's still waiting for the Obama administration to explain why it launched the secret "Cuban Twitter" network from inside the Central American nation's borders despite warnings in...
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    • Indiana cat missing 5 years reunited with owner

      Indiana cat missing 5 years reunited with owner

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 3:25 PM EDT2014-04-23 19:25:57 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.
    • Extra crispy: French fry truck burns in Maine

      Extra crispy: French fry truck burns in Maine

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 1:05 PM EDT2014-04-23 17:05:13 GMT
      Bring on the ketchup: A tractor-trailer carrying 40,000 pounds of french fries caught fire in a Wal-Mart parking lot in the Maine city of Waterville.
      Bring on the ketchup: A tractor-trailer carrying 40,000 pounds of french fries caught fire in a Wal-Mart parking lot in the Maine city of Waterville.
    • Former Iron Curtain still barrier for deer

      Former Iron Curtain still barrier for deer

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 2:54 AM EDT2014-04-23 06:54:57 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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    • 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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