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Alabama Music Hall of Fame reopening Friday
The Alabama Music Hall of Fame in Tuscumbia reopens Friday after being closed due to financial problems.
- Legionnaires' illnesses seen in Ala nursing home
Senate reaches deal to avoid default and open government
Senate leaders announced last-minute agreement today to avert a threatened Treasury default and reopen the government after a partial, 16-day shutdown. Congress raced to pass the measure by day's end.
US Senate confirms Haikala as new federal judge for area
The U.S. Senate has confirmed U.S. Magistrate Judge Madeline Haikala to serve as a U.S. District Court judge for the Northern District of Alabama.
Judge hears voting suit involving UA Greeks
A failed city school board candidate in Tuscaloosa is arguing that sorority and fraternity members at the University of Alabama illegally swayed the election.
- Birmingham-area youth pastor faces court hearing
- Judge hears voting suit involving UA Greeks
Woman found dead in burning car in Birmingham
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Police are trying to identify a woman found dead in a burning car in Birmingham.
WBMA-TV (http://bit.ly/1gehjrH ) reports that firefighters found the burning car Sunday on Interstate 59 just before 5 a.m.
Fire crews put out the blaze, but the driver was already dead. There no passengers in the vehicle.
Authorities were working to identify the woman.
State Supreme Court rejects appeal of Stevenson man with wife buried in yard
The Alabama Supreme Court is rejecting the appeal of an elderly Jackson County man who filed to suit to keep the grave of his late wife in the front yard of the home they shared for decades.
Man convicted of killing 2 at Decatur Krystal
A jury has convicted a man of capital murder in the killing of two people at Krystal restaurant in Decatur.
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