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  1. Disgraced Alabama judge Roy Moore weighs 2018 bids for U.S. Senate and governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Swing State Project

    Donald Trump has won the presidency after narrowly carrying a few states to put him above 270 electoral votes. But... Despite promising to release his tax returns in a televised debate with Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump continues to show that... **NOTE: THE FORM LETTER IS BLANK.


  2. More Read the original story

    Monday Feb 13 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    DeMarcus Cousins had 28 points, 14 rebounds and seven assists for the Sacramento Kings, who beat the New Orleans Pelicans 105-99 on Sunday night for their third straight victory. The Kings assumed the lead late in the third quarter and never relinquished it in winning for the fourth time in five games.


  3. Alabama Senate approves 3 Auburn University trusteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | The Decatur Daily

    New at-large member Quentin Riggins is a former Auburn football player who is now a senior vice president at Alabama Power. He also worked as a sideline reporter for Auburn football radio broadcasts for years and was an aide to former Gov. Bob Riley.


  4. Lt. Gen. Hal Moore dies; depicted in film 'We Were Soldiers'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 |

    In this Thursday, Jan. 29, 2004 file photo, retired Lt. Gen. Hal Moore, of Auburn, Ala., salutes the crowd during a standing ovation at the state capitol during the Spirit of Alabama Awards in Montgomery, Ala. 1 comment

  5. Don Siegelman released from prisonRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 8 | The Montgomery Advertiser

    Former Alabama Gov. Don Siegelman released from prison Governor to finish sentence on corruption charges under supervised probation Check out this story on Former Alabama Gov. Don Siegelman left a federal prison in Louisiana on Wednesday morning, nearing the full completion of a sentence over his 2006 conviction on bribery and obstruction of justice charges. Chip Hill, a former aide to and friend of Siegelman's, said Wednesday the family was informed of his release Wednesday morning.


  6. Report: Former Gov. Don Seigelman released from prison todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | The Trussville Tribune

    Former Alabama Gov. Don Seigelman has been released from the custody of a federal prison in Louisiana, according to the Montgomery Advertiser. He is expected to be on supervised probation for a long period of time, though his sentence is scheduled to end Aug. 8. "As this dark and difficult time in his life comes to an end, Don Siegelman's courage and grace and innocence shine through," said Gregory B. Craig, Siegelman's attorney, in a statement.


  7. Former Alabama Gov. Don Siegelman.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | WALA

    Former Alabama Gov. Don Siegelman has been released from prison on Wednesday, according to the Federal Correctional Institution in Oakdale, Louisana Hill said Siegelman will be on very restricted supervised probation for an initial period of time, which is expected to last about six months. Following that probationary period, Siegelman will be on unsupervised probation for an extended, but not yet specified period of time.


  8. Details of former Gov. Don Siegelman's release from prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Friends and supporters of former Alabama Governor Don Siegelman plan to gather along 20th Street in downtown Birmingham Wednesday afternoon, between 2nd and 3rd Avenue North, to show their support. Siegelman, who will not be allowed to stop or make any statement, is expected to take that route shortly after 3pm as he returns home.


  9. Early Construction of GulfQuest Maritime MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    No one could have foreseen how quickly things would go south for the GulfQuest Maritime Museum. However, there were early signs that the museum could be headed for the rocks.


  10. Former AL Gov. Don Siegelman to be released from prison WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Former Alabama Gov. Don Siegelman has been told that he will be released from prison on Wednesday, according to his former aide, Chip Hill. Hill said Siegelman will be on very restricted supervised probation for an initial period of time, which is expected to last about six months.


  11. Gov. Brewer's legacy in AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Anniston Star

    During a visit to Anniston in July 1976 to address the Kiwanis Club, former Gov. Albert Brewer made some time for a Star interview and a photo by Louis Sohn. For nearly 200 years, Alabama has too often embraced the toxic mixture of resistance to change and an acceptance of mediocrity.


  12. Former Alabama Labor, Revenue commissioner Tom Surtees diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | The Decatur Daily

    Surtees was appointed head of the Revenue Department in 2004 by then-Gov. Bob Riley. He later became commissioner of the Department of Industrial Relations, which became the Department of Labor in 2012.


  13. Former AL Labor, Revenue Commissioner Tom Surtees has died at 66Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Former Alabama Revenue Commissioner and Labor Commissioner Tom Surtees has died, according to a statement released by the Department of Labor. Surtees, 66, passed away Friday following a long battle with cancer.


  14. Tom Surtees, former revenue and labor commissioner, dead at 66Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | Alabama Live

    Tom Surtees, who served as Alabama's revenue and labor commissioner, died today of cancer, according to the labor department. Surtees, who retired from government in 2014 , was appointed revenue commissioner by Gov. Bob Riley in 2004.


  15. That Strange Media Double Standard Is On Display In North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | RedState

    In what can only be described as one of the most blatant cases of election stealing in American history, North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory was defeated after some 94,000 votes were dumped by Durham after state-wide returns showed McCrory winning. These votes were overwhelmingly Democrat and gave the election to the incompetent and ethically suspect Attorney General, Roy Cooper.


  16. Civil-Rights Lawyer Suspended for Financial MisconductRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | CBS Local

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  17. NFL players lose $43 million in casinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | The Scores Report

    CBS News recently reported that dozens of NFL players have lost millions after investing in Country Crossing, an Alabama casino. Those involved include six-time pro bowler Terrell Owens, and Washington Redskins' tight end, Vernon Davis.


  18. $19 million in tax credits under Alabama Accountability Act still up for grabsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | Alabama Live

    Nearly two-thirds of the tax credits available under the Alabama Accountability Act are still up for grabs, according to a new video featuring Jeb Bush . Each tax year, Alabama allows up to $30 million to be donated for scholarships for low-income students who want to switch schools.


  19. Bentley's attorney fees mountingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | The Decatur Daily

    Gov. Robert Bentley's office soon will have a third contract with private attorneys to defend him against accusations in the alleged scandal involving his former adviser. So far, Bentley's office has spent about $103,600 in state dollars on two law firms representing him in a lawsuit filed by his former head of state law enforcement and in a House impeachment investigation, according to Bentley's office and online spending records.


  20. Alabama's own bus tragedy concluded seat belts aren't the answerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The fatal bus crash in Chattanooga that killed 5 and injured multiple others is a stark reminder of Alabama's fatal bus crash in Huntsville 10 years ago. A bus carrying students from north Alabama's Lee High School plunged 40 feet from an overpass, killing four students and injuring 23. The tragic accident led to then-Gov. Bob Riley's commission of a 3-year pilot program and study of seat belts on the state's public school buses.