As those along the East Coast brace for Hurricane Sandy, meteorologists also warn inland areas to prepare for high winds and 4 to 8 inches of rain once the storm makes landfall.
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Woman charged in post-game shooting free on bond
A woman charged with shooting and killing a fellow Alabama football fan moments after the Iron Bowl is now free.
Athens man among 11 traffic fatalities over holiday
An Athens man was among 11 people killed in eight traffic wrecks over the Thanksgiving weekend, Alabama state troopers reported.
April trial date set for former state Sen. Barron
A judge has scheduled the trial of former state Sen. Lowell Barron of Fyffe and former campaign aide Rhonda Jill Johnson for April 14.
DA to consider charges in Hoover Iron Bowl party shooting
Authorities say the case of a deadly shooting at an Iron Bowl party near Birmingham will be presented to the district attorney's office today.
Hazel Green man sentenced in attempted kidnapping
A Madison County man accused of trying to kidnap the children of a Huntsville police officer has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.
Attorney general warns of Obamacare scam
The Alabama Attorney General’s office is warning residents about a scam involving the Affordable Care Act – Obamacare – and attempted identity theft.
Blue Cross won't reinstate non-compliant policies
Alabama's largest health insurance company, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, says it won't reinstate health plans that don't comply with the federal health care law.
ThyssenKrupp: Talks over sale of Alabama plant
German steel company ThyssenKrupp AG says it's in "exclusive negotiations" about the possible sale of its 3-year-old steel plant in Alabama.
Farm bill takes aim at state animal welfare laws
The future of state laws that regulate everything from the size of a hen's cage to the safe consumption of Gulf oysters may be at stake as farm bill negotiators work to resolve a long-simmering fight between agriculture and animal welfare interests.
Returning Alabama Guardsman surprises son, 7
After school, 7-year-old Joss Timmons got to take a poster he'd made for his father, a soldier deployed to Kuwait in January.
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