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  1. Palmyra's Temple of Bel HAS been destroyed by ISIS, satellite images showRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Mail on Sunday

    ... 12-minute rambling speech that ended with news he plans to run for president The new first lady of college football: Alabama quarterback's surfer girlfriend becomes the new Katherine Webb - and she's already about to overtake him in Instagram fans ...

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  2. Plan to reorganize AL morgues prompts statewide concernRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | WTVM

    Local and state officials say looming budget cuts could devastate crime fighting efforts in Alabama, especially when it comes to forensic examination. Should budget cuts become a reality, Department of Forensic Sciences Director Michael Sparks plans to close the only morgue in North Alabama and consolidate it into Montgomery's operations.

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  3. "Hands Across the Border" campaign kicks offRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | WTVM

    As we approach the Labor Day holiday, law enforcement from across the southeast are cracking down on impaired drivers with the 24th annual "Hands Across the Border" campaign. More than 100 law enforcement agents from Alabama and Georgia came together Monday night at Columbus Regional hospital to kick off the national campaign started by the Governor's Office of Highway Safety.

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  4. Sydney wife discovers husband dead with 'extensive injuries' to his upper bodyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    ... and Kathy Griffin as she takes over Fashion Police on season premiere The new first lady of college football: Alabama freshman quarterback's surfer girlfriend is the new Katherine Webb Professional surfer Home time! David Beckham cradles Harper as ...

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  5. Jessa Duggar slammed by Southern Women Show attendees as she is...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    ... 12-minute rambling speech that ended with news he plans to run for president The new first lady of college football: Alabama quarterback's surfer girlfriend becomes the new Katherine Webb - and she's already about to overtake him in Instagram fans ...

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  6. Michigan 16-year-old fakes pregnancy with TRIPLETS for 10 months...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... 12-minute rambling speech that ended with news he plans to run for president The new first lady of college football: Alabama quarterback's surfer girlfriend becomes the new Katherine Webb - and she's about to overtake him in terms of Instagram fans ...

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  7. Preseason Power Poll: Alabama's depth gives it edge in conference, Auburn not far behindRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    A hole to fill at quarterback isn't enough to knock Alabama from the top spot as it brings back seven starters from a defense that limited team's to 18.4 points per game, and 328.4 yards of total offense. The unit has a chance to be something special anchored by returning All-SEC players Jonathan Allen , Reggie Ragland and Cyrus Jones .

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  8. Authorities set up DUI checkpoints at three river bridgesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Law enforcement officers from Georgia and Alabama teamed up Monday night to staff DUI checkpoints at three bridges crossing the Chattahoochee River between Columbus and Phenix City. Officers from both state patrols along with police and sheriff's deputies formed a task force for the 24th annual "Hands Across the Border" operation to arrest impaired drivers and check for auto insurance and proper seatbelt and child-safety seat use.

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  9. Hampton Inn & Suites Scottsboro Offers Comfortable Lodging for Lake Guntersville Bass TournamentsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    SCOTTSBORO, AL, September 01, 2015 /24-7PressRelease/ -- The Hampton Inn & Suites Scottsboro Alabama hotel offers comfortable lodging for September bass tournaments on Lake Guntersville. The Alabama Bass Federation State Championship is scheduled for September 18-19.

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  10. Next superintendent picked for Alabama districtRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | District Administration

    In a split vote Friday, the Jackson County Board of Education named Bart Reeves as the district's new superintendent. During a special called meeting at 8 a.m. Friday, board members voted 3-2 to offer the superintendent position to Reeves, who is currently the principal of Cherokee Elementary School in the Guntersville City School System.

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  11. Alabama's Kenyan Drake getting to do 'something I've wanted to do since coming here'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Alabama quarterback Alec Morris hands off to Alabama running back Kenyan Drake as they work through drills during Alabama's fourth fall preseason football practice, the Fan Day scrimmage, Sunday, August 9, 2015, at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Vasha Hunt/[email protected] Drake ran forward around 20 yards, juked a defender and then made a move to elude two more defenders while working back toward the middle of the field.

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  12. UNA ready to tackle Miles SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    Game week has finally arrived for the University of North Alabama football team as the Lions direct their attention to a Sunday, September 6 opener at Birmingham's Legion Field against Miles College. North Alabama returns 56 lettermen and 15 starters from a 2014 team that went 9-2, won a share of the Gulf South Conference Championship and advanced to the NCAA Division II Playoffs.

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  13. Lawrence County-East Lawence 7-OT thriller grabs AHSAA Week 1 prep spotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    Lawrence County High School's 62-54 football triumph over East Lawrence last Friday night was a game for the record books. The two Northeast Alabama rivals battled for almost four hours from start to finish, enduring four regulation quarters and an AHSAA-record-tying seven overtime periods before the Red Devils finally secured a 62-54 win.

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  14. BTN.com writers, fans picking Alabama to edge WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Montgomery Advertiser

    The Big Ten Network's website isn't showing Wisconsin any love for its season opener Saturday night against Alabama. BTN.com's Tom Dienhart, Sean BTN.com writers, fans picking Alabama to edge Wisconsin The Big Ten Network's website isn't showing Wisconsin any love for its season opener Saturday night against Alabama.

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  15. More Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The director of the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs stopped by Todd Syrup Farms Monday morning to check out improvements and discuss budget cuts that would jeopardize funding for future projects. ant has done for us, because previously we were just family operated.

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  16. Leadership change at Tuscaloosa County SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ABC 33/40

    ... sign outside the high school Monday."They believe the rebel man is not a symbol of hate or racism... Tonight, Alabama voters in the sixth district got a chance to meet their Congressman.Gary Palmer made a stop in Vestavia Hills tonight. Palmer is ...

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  17. Dalton To Host Cross Country Meet Friday At Prater's MillRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    ... that result." Smith is a junior from Union Grove High School in McDonough, Ga. who signed with the University of Alabama out of high school and attended Savannah State, but didn't run, last school year. Thornton is a freshman from North Oconee High ...

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  18. Law enforcement plead for help in funding the Department of Forensic SciencesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... Sheriff Mike Blakely says, "Forensics is so important. It's crucial to all the law enforcement in the state of Alabama." He believes victims families shouldn't become victims of budget cuts too, "If you ever have someone that's been a victim of a ...

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  19. UNA takes off as hub for 2016 rocketry challenge teams in the ShoalsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    After Russellville High School took home an international rocketry challenge title, more schools in the Shoals now have an opportunity to team up with the University of North Alabama for to get ready for next year's competition. Lee Brownell sponsored the world champion team until February, when he left to work with the Alabama Math Science and Technology Initiative "Turns out that was about a month early," Browned said.

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  20. Six Southeast States Team Up to Combat Driving Under the InfluenceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    Law enforcement officials in six states are launching their 24th annual "Hands Across the Border" campaign aimed at catching motorists driving under the influence. The five-day campaign kicked off August 31 involving law enforcement agencies in Georgia, Alabama, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Florida.

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