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Alabama police discover nearly 1,000 pounds of marijuana in camper during traffic stop

Two California men were jailed in Alabama after police said they found almost 1,000 pounds of marijuana worth nearly $3 million hidden in a camper ... Read more

by The Associated Press, Wednesday, January 19, 2022 9:26 pm

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Man who pulled gun and opened fire on Alabama deputies is shot, killed; no deputies were injured, police say

Officers shot and killed a person who was walking along a rural road early Wednesday after he pulled a gun and opened fire, the Baldwin ... Read more

by The Associated Press, Wednesday, January 19, 2022 1:00 pm

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Nick Saban wades into politics as he and others urge W.Va.’s Manchin for voter rights protections

University of Alabama head football coach Nick Saban and other prominent sports figures with ties to West Virginia have urged U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin to ... Read more

by The Associated Press, Tuesday, January 18, 2022 9:21 pm

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Police apprehend man after gunshot is fired inside Alabama Walmart

Authorities have arrested a suspect after a shooting inside an Alabama Walmart. The gunfire happened shortly after noon on Monday in Homewood, Al.com reported. No ... Read more

by The Associated Press, Tuesday, January 18, 2022 9:17 am

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Alabama mayor seeking Public Service Commission seat arrested on domestic violence charge

An Alabama mayor who is seeking a seat on the utility-regulating Public Service Commission was jailed on a charge of domestic violence, records show Tuesday. ... Read more

by The Associated Press, Tuesday, January 18, 2022 9:16 am

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Appeals court to consider case of former Alabama man convicted in son’s hot-car death

A man whose toddler son died after he left him in a hot car for hours is asking Georgia’s highest court to overturn his convictions ... Read more

by The Associated Press, Monday, January 17, 2022 8:56 pm

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Ex-Alabama QB Jay Barker charged with domestic violence

Former Alabama quarterback Jay Barker, who is married to country music singer Sara Evans, was arrested Saturday on a felony domestic violence charge, Tennessee authorities ... Read more

by The Associated Press, Saturday, January 15, 2022 10:13 pm

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Tip leads Alabama police to discover body buried under house ‘almost deeper than a grave at cemetery’

A man’s remains were found eight feet under an abandoned home in Alabama and likely were there more than two years, authorities said. The remains, ... Read more

by The Associated Press, Friday, January 14, 2022 10:29 pm

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Alabama sees spike in hospitalized children with COVID-19

A record number of children are hospitalized with COVID-19 in Alabama, health officials said Friday as the state’s largest public school district prepared to switch ... Read more

by The Associated Press, Friday, January 14, 2022 10:19 pm

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Body found in Alabama 10 years ago finally ID’d by DNA, police say

Human remains found almost a decade ago at an abandoned house near Talladega Superspeedway during a race weekend have been identified as those of a ... Read more

by The Associated Press, Thursday, January 13, 2022 9:46 pm

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