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Suspected Fort Hood shooter dead; injuries reported
A suspected shooter at Fort Hood, Texas, is dead, but the situation is still considered an active shooting, multiple U.S. officials tell CNN.
State approves 48-hour waiting period for abortion
The Alabama Legislature wants to double the waiting time for an abortion to 48 hours.
Common Core repeal, wiretapping among dead bills
A repeal of the Common Core curriculum standards and a cap on payday loan interest rates are among the legislative proposals that are dead for the session.
Man's body recovered from Black Warrior River
Authorities in Walker County say they've recovered the body of a man who fell into the Black Warrior River.
2 Alabama State trustees rejected by senators
A state Senate committee has rejected two of Gov. Robert Bentley's four appointees to the board of Alabama State University.
Ala. GOP legislator resigns, pleads to misdemeanor
One of Alabama's veteran Republican legislators, Rep. Greg Wren of Montgomery, resigned from the Legislature on Tuesday and pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor ethics violation.
Game breeding turns into big business in Alabama
Nationally, commercial game breeding has grown into a multibillion-dollar business as producers have discovered there are big bucks in big bucks.
- Work starting as Auburn rebuilds Toomer's Corner
Judge to hold trial on Alabama abortion law
A federal judge says he will hold a trial on Alabama's new law requiring abortion clinic doctors to have approval to admit patients to nearby hospitals.
Jeremiah Denton, Vietnam POW and ex-senator, dies
Former Alabama Sen. Jeremiah Denton, who survived 7½ years as a prisoner of war in North Vietnam and alerted the U.S. military to conditions there when he blinked the word "torture" in Morse code during a television interview, died Friday. He was 89.
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