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Echols Middle planning additional security in response to threat

Law enforcement officers will be stationed at Echols Middle School Thursday after a threat found on a bathroom wall.The Tuscaloosa ...


Alabama woman faces more charges in chase that seriously wounded Georgia officer

A woman faces a dozen more charges in connection with a police chase that started in northeast Alabama and ended ...


FRESH AND LOCAL: August 15, 2018 | What's new at the farmers markets this week

Local items available at the farmers markets this week: • Beef • Blackberries • Blueberries • Broccoli • Cabbage • ...


Kira Lewis officially signs with Alabama basketball

Kira Lewis officially signed a basketball scholarship with Alabama on Wednesday at Hazel Green High School. He will enroll at ...


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Pakistan warns Twitter to block offensive content

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Pakistan has issued a stern warning to popular microblogging site, Twitter to either block “offensive content” or ...

Uber hires former NSA official to lead firm’s security

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Nine months after Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi fired the company’s head of security, Joe Sullivan over the ...

Vienna topples Melbourne as world’s most liveable city

VIENNA, Austria - Breaking Melbourne’s seven year record, the Austrian capital, Vienna was crowned the world’s most liveable city, in ...

Longtime Netflix CFO David Wells to step down

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - After completing 14 years with the company, during which time Netflix recorded massive growth, the streaming giant’s ...

Ticketmaster asked to shutdown controversial resale websites

LONDON, U.K. - Following warnings of a crackdown by the country’s competition watchdog, Ticketmaster U.K. has now decided to shut ...

Around 1,500 jobs at risk as Homebase shuts 42 stores

LONDON, U.K. - DIY retailer Homebase has announced its decision to close nearly a fifth of the 250 store chain, ...

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Collusion probe blamed for Brennan’s clearance being axed

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Hounded by the intensifying Russia collusion probe being led by the Special Counsel Robert Mueller, the U.S. ...

Pakistan’s Independence Day celebrations turn deadly

KARACHI, Pakistan - As Pakistan marked its 72nd Independence Day, several cases of aerial firing recorded across the country left ...

Explosion on Indian oil tanker off Oman, two casualties

MUSCAT, Oman - An Indian oil tanker, MT Desh Vaibhav suffered an explosion off the coast of Oman, with three ...

Kabul student centre attacked, death toll revised to 34

KABUL, Afghanistan - A suicide bomber struck a student education centre in Afghanistan’s capital of Kabul on Wednesday, leaving dozens ...

U.S. slams new sanctions on firms helping North Korea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a bid to punish companies that have been providing North Korea with revenue streams in violation ...

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Report: Alabama RB Harris expected to miss 2 weeks

Alabama running back Najee Harris is expected to miss the rest of fall camp due to a foot injury. Harris ...


Turnout in Minnesota, Wisconsin Primaries at Two-Decade High

Voter engagement in the 2018 U.S. midterm races remains feverish, primaries in notable swing states Wisconsin and Minnesota showed on ...


Broncos claim WR White, sign DL Osborne

The Denver Broncos claimed wide receiver DeAndrew White on waivers from the Houston Texans and signed defensive lineman DeQuinton Osborne, ...


'In God We Trust' Motto Could Be Coming to Alabama Schools

BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA - Months after getting legislative approval, some public schools in Alabama are considering putting up "In God We ...


Undersecretary puts premium on space domain

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- 'We need to move faster.' Those words, from Undersecretary of Defense for Research and Engineering Michael Griffin, ...


Kira Lewis officially signs with Alabama basketball

Kira Lewis officially signed a basketball scholarship with Alabama on Wednesday at Hazel Green High School. He will enroll at ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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