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  1. U.S. Steel To End Steelmaking Operations At Storied Alabama PlantRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | National Public Radio

    United States Steel Corp. says it is shutting down its blast furnace and steelmaking operations at its plant near Birmingham, Ala., this fall. More than 1,000 U.S. Steel employees at Fairfield Works in the town of Fairfield will lose their jobs, NPR's Debbie Elliott reports.

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  2. In Birmingham, A Debate Over Confederate MonumentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | National Public Radio

    After the fatal church shootings in Charleston, S.C., some communities are taking down Confederate monuments. Birmingham, Ala., with its rich civil rights history, is weighing the options.

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  3. Charleston Stirs Memories Of Young Birmingham Bombing VictimRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | National Public Radio

    Gwen Moten remembers her childhood friend, Denise McNair, who died with three other girls in the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing in Birmingham, Ala., in 1963. StoryCorps hide caption Gwen Moten remembers her childhood friend, Denise McNair, who died with three other girls in the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing in Birmingham, Ala., in 1963.

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  4. opbmusic Presents: Lonnie HolleyRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | National Public Radio

    Lonnie Holley was born in Birmingham, Ala., into a family of 27 children. He began his creative life as a visual artist, working with found objects and carved sandstone.

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  5. First Listen: Waxahatchee, 'Ivy Tripp'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | National Public Radio

    Waxahatchee began as a vehicle for the raggedly beautiful indie-pop home recordings of Katie Crutchfield, a singer-songwriter who'd appeared in a small assortment of bands in her hometown of Birmingham, Ala. On her 2012 debut, American Weekend , Crutchfield set a narrative tone for the increasingly fleshed-out recordings to follow: She writes from the perspective of one who's young, keenly intelligent, and both hyper-aware of and overwhelmed by everything that could ever go wrong.

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  6. U.S. Attorney General Deplores Police Shootings in MissouriRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | National Public Radio

    Attorney General Eric Holder has condemned the unknown assailant who shot two police officers overnight in Ferguson, Mo., as a "punk who was trying to sow discord" and said he hoped the "disgusting and cowardly attack" would not unravel the progress the community is making to restore trust in the police and the municipal courts there. At a news conference in Washington, Holder announced the latest steps in his campaign to restore trust in law enforcement, including six pilot sites to test strategies for strengthening bonds between citizens and police.

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  7. Ringling Bros. Says No More Circus Elephants By 2018Read the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | National Public Radio

    Ringling Bros. elephants eat during the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey "Pachyderm Picnic" at the BJCC in Birmingham, Ala., Wednesday, in January.

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  8. Banditos, 'Cry Baby Cry'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | National Public Radio

    On the cover of its soon-to-be released Bloodshot Records debut album, the rock and roll marauders in Banditos are relaxing on an American flag. The huge banner makes up the floor and walls of a makeshift living room, where the group lounges in voluminous hair, hats and, on drummer Randy Wade, a motorcycle helmet.

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  9. Alabama Chief Justice: Federal Courts Don't Hold Sway On MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | National Public Radio

    Robert Bate of Birmingham holds signs endorsing same-sex marriage outside the Jefferson County Courthouse in Birmingham, Ala., Monday. On Tuesday, the chief justice of the state's supreme court said federal courts are overstepping their jurisdiction in deciding cases about the issue.

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