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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>>

    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>>

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

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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>>

    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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    • Still no sign of missing boater in Riverside Wednesday

      Still no sign of missing boater in Riverside Wednesday

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:24 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:24:55 GMT
      Search crews continued their work for a fourth day, but haven’t found a missing boater in St. Clair County.
      Search crews continued their work for a fourth day, but haven’t found a missing boater in St. Clair County.
    • Gadsden man arrested for child pornography

      Gadsden man arrested for child pornography

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 5:32 PM EDT2014-04-23 21:32:20 GMT
      Pablo Gabriel Urbina, 20, of Gadsden, has been charged with possession and production of child pornography. Pablo Gabriel Urbina, 20, of Gadsden, has been charged with possession and production of child pornography.
      The Etowah County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a Gadsden man and charged him in connection with child pornography.
      The Etowah County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a Gadsden man and charged him in connection with child pornography.
    • Etowah County woman arrested for chemical endangerment of unborn child

      Etowah County woman arrested for chemical endangerment of unborn child

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 5:27 PM EDT2014-04-23 21:27:50 GMT
      Miranda Dawn Wheeler, 29, of Boaz, was charged with chemical endangerment of an unborn child. Miranda Dawn Wheeler, 29, of Boaz, was charged with chemical endangerment of an unborn child.
      The Etowah County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a Marshal County woman for chemical endangerment of a child.
      The Etowah County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a Marshal County woman for chemical endangerment of a child.
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    • Records: Man shot in court had vowed to behave

      Records: Man shot in court had vowed to behave

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:27 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:27:36 GMT
      A defendant who was fatally shot by a U.S. marshal while attacking a witness during a federal court trial had promised a judge earlier that he would behave, a court transcript shows.
      A defendant who was fatally shot by a U.S. marshal while attacking a witness during a federal court trial had promised a judge earlier that he would behave, a court transcript shows.
    • Airport official: Teen had no clue he was in Maui

      Airport official: Teen had no clue he was in Maui

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:27 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:27:34 GMT
      For all the tens of billions of dollars that the nation has spent on screening passengers and their bags, few airports made a comparable investment to secure the airplanes themselves.
      Long flights can leave anyone a little unsteady, but a teenager who defied the odds, surviving a flight from California to Hawaii tucked in a jetliner's wheel well, was disoriented, thirsty and could barely walk after...
    • Tentative deal reached in TSA breast-milk lawsuit

      Tentative deal reached in TSA breast-milk lawsuit

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:27 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:27:31 GMT
      A Southern California woman who was held at a Phoenix airport four years ago after refusing to have her breast milk X-rayed has reached a settlement with the Transportation Security Administration.
      A Southern California woman who was held at a Phoenix airport four years ago after refusing to have her breast milk X-rayed said Wednesday she has reached a tentative settlement with the Transportation Security...
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    • Amid Russia warning, Ukraine is in a security bind

      Amid Russia warning, Ukraine is in a security bind

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:26 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:26:23 GMT
      Pro-Russian gunmen in eastern Ukraine say they are holding an American journalist captive.
      Russia's foreign minister warned Wednesday that attacks on Russian citizens or interests in Ukraine would bring a firm response and drew a comparison to the circumstances that opened the war with Georgia in 2008.
    • Ex-Senegalese president to retry homecoming

      Ex-Senegalese president to retry homecoming

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:14 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:14:37 GMT
      An opposition party official says Senegalese authorities are refusing landing rights in Dakar to a plane carrying the former president in what was supposed to be his triumphant homecoming after two years abroad.
      A Senegalese party official says the former president plans to return home on Thursday after finally receiving permission for his plane to land for what was supposed to be his triumphant homecoming after two years abroad.
    • Train derails in Congo, dozens dead

      Train derails in Congo, dozens dead

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:14 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:14:29 GMT
      Officials in Congo say a freight train has derailed in the country's southeast, killing at least 30 people.
      Officials in Congo say a freight train has derailed in the country's southeast, killing around 50 people.
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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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