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Al.com
Heavy rain could bring flooding from Montgomery to Birmingham MondayMuch of central and north Alabama will face an increased risk of flooding on Mo
Heavy rain could bring flooding from Montgomery to Birmingham Monday
Al.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Much of central and north Alabama will face an increased risk of flooding on Monday. (Contributed photo/Accuweather)Leada Gore | lgore@al.com The Birmingham and Montgomery metro areas will be at an increased risk for flooding Monday with heavy rains... Read more
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Al.com
Can Alabama's Medicaid reform save money and lives?Earlier this week, federal authorities approved an overhaul of Alabama's Medica
Can Alabama's Medicaid reform save money and lives?
Al.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Earlier this week, federal authorities approved an overhaul of Alabama's Medicaid system that is supposed to control the costs of one of the state's most expensive programs – and save lives in the process. But not all experts believe the new program... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
TVA Coal Reductions Could Come With High Price TagReliable, low-cost electricity has always been the backbone of the Tennessee Va
TVA Coal Reductions Could Come With High Price Tag
The Chattanoogan / Posted 8 hours ago
Reliable, low-cost electricity has always been the backbone of the Tennessee Valley economy. Low-cost power from the Tennessee Valley Authority, generated by a balanced mix of coal, natural gas and nuclear, drives the valley’s manufacturing economy... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Gov. Kasich faces an uphill climb to GOP nomination for presidentLeading to the New Hampshire Republican presidential primary, Ohio Gov. John Ka
Gov. Kasich faces an uphill climb to GOP nomination for president
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 20 hours ago
Leading to the New Hampshire Republican presidential primary, Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s campaign sent numerous emails to the media and supporters touting poll after poll – 13 when all was said and done – that had him finishing in second place. That’s... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama lawmakers hold key to building new mega prisonsAlabama Gov. Robert Bentley needs just one thing from state lawmakers to enact
Alabama lawmakers hold key to building new mega prisons
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley needs just one thing from state lawmakers to enact his sweeping plan to transform the state's beleaguered prison system. They need to pass a bill giving the Alabama Department of Corrections the one-time authority to use... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Alabama bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markersMONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War to
Alabama bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markers
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War to honor Southern soldiers have increasingly been targeted by civil rights activists who say they are offensive to blacks and should be taken down. An Alabama legislator... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Alabama bill could stop removal of Confederate monumentsMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — As some southern cities mull taking down the Confederat
Alabama bill could stop removal of Confederate monuments
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 2 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — As some southern cities mull taking down the Confederate monuments that dot the Old South, an Alabama legislator wants to stop their ability to do so. Republican Sen. Gerald Allen of Tuscaloosa has proposed legislation that... Read more
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Al.com
Schools will bring high-speed Internet to rural Alabama firstNearly three dozen Alabama public school systems will take the first step this
Schools will bring high-speed Internet to rural Alabama first
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
Nearly three dozen Alabama public school systems will take the first step this month to build their own high-speed Internet networks. It is the first phase of a plan to extend high-speed Internet into rural Alabama announced by Gov. Robert Bentley... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Perry Co. teams & community members look to move on in wake of TB outbreakBasketball is back in full swing in Perry County as the boys and girls teams ma
Perry Co. teams & community members look to move on in wake of TB outbreak
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 2 days ago
Basketball is back in full swing in Perry County as the boys and girls teams make a playoff push. Marion’s tuberculosis outbreak caused a bumpy end to the regular season, impacting players and their schools. Things heated up on the court in... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markersMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War
Bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markers
The Gadsden Times / Posted 2 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War to honor Southern soldiers have increasingly been targeted by civil rights activists who say they are offensive to blacks and should be taken down. An Alabama legislator... Read more
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TribLIVE
Alabama legislators aim to preserve Confederate memorials | TribLIVE Neighborhoods MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Confederate monuments erected
Alabama legislators aim to preserve Confederate memorials
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Confederate monuments erected after the Civil War to honor Southern soldiers have... Read more
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Salon.com
Bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markersMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War
Bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markers
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War to honor Southern soldiers have increasingly been targeted by civil rights activists who say they are offensive to blacks and should be taken down. An Alabama legislator... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markersMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War
Bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markers
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 3 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War to honor Southern soldiers have increasingly been targeted by civil rights activists who say they are offensive to blacks and should be taken down. An Alabama legislator... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markersMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War
Bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markers
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 3 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War to honor Southern soldiers have increasingly been targeted by civil rights activists who say they are offensive to blacks and should be taken down. An Alabama legislator... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markersMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War
Bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markers
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War to honor Southern soldiers have increasingly been targeted by civil rights activists who say they are offensive to blacks and should be taken down. An Alabama legislator... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markersMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War
Bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markers
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 3 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War to honor Southern soldiers have increasingly been targeted by civil rights activists who say they are offensive to blacks and should be taken down. An Alabama legislator... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markersMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War
Bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markers
KHQ Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War to honor Southern soldiers have increasingly been targeted by civil rights activists who say they are offensive to blacks and should be taken down. An Alabama legislator... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markersMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War
Bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markers
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War to honor Southern soldiers have increasingly been targeted by civil rights activists who say they are offensive to blacks and should be taken down. An Alabama legislator... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
Bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markersMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War
Bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markers
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 3 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War to honor Southern soldiers have increasingly been targeted by civil rights activists who say they are offensive to blacks and should be taken down. An Alabama legislator... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markersMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War
Bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markers
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 3 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War to honor Southern soldiers have increasingly been targeted by civil rights activists who say they are offensive to blacks and should be taken down. An Alabama legislator... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markersMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War
Bill would stop removal of Confederate, historic markers
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 3 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Confederate monuments first erected after the Civil War to honor Southern soldiers have increasingly been targeted by civil rights activists who say they are offensive to blacks and should be taken down. An Alabama legislator... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Alabama bill could stop removal of Confederate monumentsMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � As some southern cities mull taking down the Confederat
Alabama bill could stop removal of Confederate monuments
The Gadsden Times / Posted 3 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � As some southern cities mull taking down the Confederate monuments that dot the Old South, an Alabama legislator wants to stop their ability to do so. Republican Sen. Gerald Allen of Tuscaloosa has proposed legislation that... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Alabama bill could stop removal of Confederate monumentsMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - As some southern cities mull taking down the Confederat
Alabama bill could stop removal of Confederate monuments
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 3 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - As some southern cities mull taking down the Confederate monuments that dot the Old South, an Alabama legislator wants to stop their ability to do so. Republican Sen. Gerald Allen of Tuscaloosa has proposed legislation that... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Alabama bill could stop removal of Confederate monumentsMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - As some southern cities mull taking down the Confederat
Alabama bill could stop removal of Confederate monuments
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - As some southern cities mull taking down the Confederate monuments that dot the Old South, an Alabama legislator wants to stop their ability to do so. Republican Sen. Gerald Allen of Tuscaloosa has proposed legislation that... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
Federal Officials OK Change to Alabama Medicaid ProgramMontgomery, Ala.Federal officials have approved Alabama's plan to switch its Me
Federal Officials OK Change to Alabama Medicaid Program
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 3 days ago
Montgomery, Ala.Federal officials have approved Alabama's plan to switch its Medicaid program to managed care. Gov. Robert Bentley made the announcement in a Tuesday news conference. The waiver approval comes after three years of planning and... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
12-old arrested in brother's stabbing deathCam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk offC
12-old arrested in brother's stabbing death
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 3 days ago
Cam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk offCam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk off Cam Newton address local media Tuesday morning as the team cleared out the locker room... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
First case of Zika virus confirmed in East TNCam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk offC
First case of Zika virus confirmed in East TN
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 3 days ago
Cam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk offCam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk off Cam Newton address local media Tuesday morning as the team cleared out the locker room... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Earth Cam: Bourbon StreetCam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk offC
Earth Cam: Bourbon Street
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 3 days ago
Cam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk offCam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk off Cam Newton address local media Tuesday morning as the team cleared out the locker room... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Man pleads guilty to shooting up apartmentCam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk offC
Man pleads guilty to shooting up apartment
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 3 days ago
Cam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk offCam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk off Cam Newton address local media Tuesday morning as the team cleared out the locker room... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Tyler police searching for two runaway teensCam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk offC
Tyler police searching for two runaway teens
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 3 days ago
Cam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk offCam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk off Cam Newton address local media Tuesday morning as the team cleared out the locker room... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Woman arrested with stolen checks, IDsCam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk offC
Woman arrested with stolen checks, IDs
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 3 days ago
Cam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk offCam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk off Cam Newton address local media Tuesday morning as the team cleared out the locker room... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
West Garza candlelight vigil set for WednesdayCam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk offC
West Garza candlelight vigil set for Wednesday
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 3 days ago
Cam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk offCam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk off Cam Newton address local media Tuesday morning as the team cleared out the locker room... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
GDOT prepares for winter weatherCam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk offC
GDOT prepares for winter weather
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
Cam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk offCam Newton: 'I have no more tears to cry,' discusses press conference walk off Cam Newton address local media Tuesday morning as the team cleared out the locker room... Read more
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Al.com
Medicaid: Feds approve test drive of new way in Alabama to pay for itAlabama has received permission from the federal government to test drive a dif
Medicaid: Feds approve test drive of new way in Alabama to pay for it
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
Alabama has received permission from the federal government to test drive a different plan to provide health care through Medicaid to the one million mostly poor Alabamians who depend on it. Gov. Robert Bentley announced today that the state has... Read more
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Al.com
The Comic Cowboys love their governor -- and they're willing to judge Roy, too(NOTE: This post will be updated soon with a full photo gallery of Comic Cowboy
The Comic Cowboys love their governor -- and they're willing to judge Roy, too
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
(NOTE: This post will be updated soon with a full photo gallery of Comic Cowboys floats.) Did the earth just crack open? Did all the planets just line up like a string of Mardi Gras beads? Did the Comic Cowboys just make a joke about homosexuality... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Help your community at the "Give from the Heart" blood driveCrimestoppersSuspect sought in Prattville Papa John's robbery, shootingSuspect
Help your community at the "Give from the Heart" blood drive
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 days ago
CrimestoppersSuspect sought in Prattville Papa John's robbery, shootingSuspect sought in Prattville Papa John's robbery, shooting CrimeStoppers and Prattville police are searching for a suspect wanted for robbing a Papa Johns and then firing at a... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Federal officials OK change to Alabama Medicaid programMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Federal officials have approved Alabama's plan to switc
Federal officials OK change to Alabama Medicaid program
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 3 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Federal officials have approved Alabama's plan to switch its Medicaid program to managed care. Gov. Robert Bentley made the announcement in a Tuesday press conference. The waiver approval comes after three years of planning... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
AL gets multi-million dollar federal waiver to help state MedicaidThe State of Alabama's Medicaid Regional Care Organization has been approved fo
AL gets multi-million dollar federal waiver to help state Medicaid
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
The State of Alabama's Medicaid Regional Care Organization has been approved for a federal waiver worth up to three-quarters of a billion dollars that will provide medical costs to most of the state's Medicaid recipients, Gov. Robert Bentley... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Federal officials OK change to Alabama Medicaid programMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � Federal officials have approved Alabama's plan to switc
Federal officials OK change to Alabama Medicaid program
The Gadsden Times / Posted 3 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � Federal officials have approved Alabama's plan to switch its Medicaid program to managed care. Gov. Robert Bentley made the announcement in a Tuesday press conference. The waiver approval comes after three years of planning... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
AL gets multi-million dollar federal waiver to help state MedicaidThe State of Alabama's Medicaid Regional Care Organization has been approved fo
AL gets multi-million dollar federal waiver to help state Medicaid
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 days ago
The State of Alabama's Medicaid Regional Care Organization has been approved for a federal waiver worth up to three-quarters of a billion dollars that will provide medical costs to most of the state's Medicaid recipients, Gov. Robert Bentley... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
3 school systems in our area closing early due to winter weather threatEnterprise police warn residents of officer impersonatorsEnterprise police warn
3 school systems in our area closing early due to winter weather threat
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 days ago
Enterprise police warn residents of officer impersonatorsEnterprise police warn residents of officer impersonators (Source: WSFA 12 News file photo) The Enterprise Police Department is warning residents after a woman reported that she was pulled... Read more
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Al.com
Rick Burgess, Jay Barker, Sara Evans: Presidential donations from Alabama names you knowAlabama – long a minor player in the presidential primary game – is poised to h
Rick Burgess, Jay Barker, Sara Evans: Presidential donations from Alabama names you know
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
Alabama – long a minor player in the presidential primary game – is poised to have a bigger role in the 2016 race for the White House. Alabama will join with 14 other states for a March 1 Super Tuesday primary that could go a long way towards... Read more
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Daily Mail
Alabama resists the removal of Confederate flags with pending billAlabama considers BANNING the removal of Confederate flags and preventing the a
Alabama resists the removal of Confederate flags with pending bill
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Alabama considers BANNING the removal of Confederate flags and preventing the alteration of historical building names Public hearing on 'Alabama Heritage Protection Act' to be held Tuesday The bill will ban the removal of historical monument,... Read more
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Al.com
Governor to make major announcement tomorrow about MedicaidGov. Robert Bentley will make an announcement tomorrow about a transformation o
Governor to make major announcement tomorrow about Medicaid
Al.com / Posted 4 days ago
Gov. Robert Bentley will make an announcement tomorrow about a transformation of the Medicaid payment system that is expected to control the costs of the program. Federal and state sources would not release any details about the announcement, except... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
48 First Alert InvestigationsHUD considering new rules for public housing and income levelHUD considering ne
48 First Alert Investigations
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 4 days ago
HUD considering new rules for public housing and income levelHUD considering new rules for public housing and income level The Department of Housing and Urban Development is considering new rules to make sure people and families living in public... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Trooper delivers baby after pulling parents over in vehicle for speedingAn Alabama State Trooper stopped a vehicle for speeding in Limestone County on
Trooper delivers baby after pulling parents over in vehicle for speeding
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
An Alabama State Trooper stopped a vehicle for speeding in Limestone County on Sunday not knowing that the couple was on its way to the hospital to give birth, according to Alabama Law Enforcement Agency. Trooper Michael Kelser jumped into action... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Trooper delivers baby after pulling parents over in vehicle for speedingAn Alabama State Trooper stopped a vehicle for speeding in Limestone County on
Trooper delivers baby after pulling parents over in vehicle for speeding
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
An Alabama State Trooper stopped a vehicle for speeding in Limestone County on Sunday not knowing that the couple was on its way to the hospital to give birth, according to Alabama Law Enforcement Agency. Trooper Michael Kelser jumped into action... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama lawmakers consider bill protecting Confederate monumentsAs some cities make the decision to shed Confederate monuments, some Alabama la
Alabama lawmakers consider bill protecting Confederate monuments
Al.com / Posted 4 days ago
As some cities make the decision to shed Confederate monuments, some Alabama lawmakers want to prohibit those removals unless legislators say it is OK. The Senate Governmental Affairs Committee on Tuesday will hold a public hearing on the bill... Read more
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York Daily Record
Trooper delivers baby after pulling parents over in vehicle for speedingAn Alabama State Trooper stopped a vehicle for speeding in Limestone County on
Trooper delivers baby after pulling parents over in vehicle for speeding
York Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
An Alabama State Trooper stopped a vehicle for speeding in Limestone County on Sunday not knowing that the couple was on its way to the hospital to give birth, according to Alabama Law Enforcement Agency. Trooper Michael Kelser jumped into action... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Trooper delivers baby after pulling parents over in vehicle for speedingAn Alabama State Trooper stopped a vehicle for speeding in Limestone County on
Trooper delivers baby after pulling parents over in vehicle for speeding
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 4 days ago
An Alabama State Trooper stopped a vehicle for speeding in Limestone County on Sunday not knowing that the couple was on its way to the hospital to give birth, according to Alabama Law Enforcement Agency. Trooper Michael Kelser jumped into action... Read more
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