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    VA Director Out In Biloxi Video included

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    Anthony Dawson has been assigned to a new post in Jackson, Mississippi.

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    Drifting Dryers Lead To Jail Explosion Video included

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    Would you believe flooded gas powered clothes dryers lead to the deadly blast at the Escambia County Jail in Florida? That’s the finding of an attorney hired by the County Commission to investigate the spring explosion.


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    Band Teacher Charged for Sex with Students Video included

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    Jeffery Lance Gainous faces a total of 12 charges for allegedly engaging in sexual acts with his female students during his time as band director at T.R. Miller High School in Brewton. More>>

    Environmentalists Worry About Run Off at McGowin Park Video included

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    Work on the McGowin Park shopping complex is proceeding at breakneck speed. Members of Mobile Baykeeper are surprised the entire 80-acre site was cleared all at once.

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    Baldwin School Survey on Growth Video included

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    There are a lot of opinions when it comes to overcrowding and building new schools in Baldwin County. Now there's a way for folks to have their voice heard.

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    Weather

    Heat Advisory Continues Saturday

    The heat index will continue to soar Saturday, with readings around 105 to 110 degrees Saturday afternoon. Use caution if working or playing outside. Remember to hydrate and to take frequent breaks. Sunscreen would also be a good idea as UV rays are particularly strong this time of year. More>>

    Update: Stabbing Death Over Borrowed Movies

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    A prosecutor says an Alabama man accused of stabbing his cousin to death over borrowed movies is citing the state's "stand your ground" law. More>>

    Chemical In Restaurant Tea

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    Attorney: Utah eatery had other chemical burn More>>

    Randy Patrick Accepts Ice Bucket Challenge Video included

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    News 5 Sports Director Randy Patrick accepted Devon Walsh's ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.With help from the Murphy High School cheerleaders Randy cooled down at Ladd Peebles Stadium. News 5 photographers and Avery Cotton are now on the clock! More>>

    Huge response to local store going out of business Video included

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    Folks turned out in droves on Mobile's Halls Mill Road Thursday for the beginning of Robert Moore and Company Christmas Town's liquidation sale.

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    Alleged Bondage in Brewton Band Room Video included

    Jeffery Gainous, 32 Jeffery Gainous, 32
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    WKRG News 5 is learning more about the former local band teacher accused of having sexual relationships with his students. More>>

    Teen Pregnancy Declines Across Nation Video included

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    The national rate for teen pregnancy has dropped 57 percent over the past two decades according to the Center for Disease Control. More>>

    The Politics of Gambling Video included

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    Football begins this weekend but the games many would like to see in Alabama; electronic bingo, a lottery or other games of chance. The odds of that happening could improve depending on who is elected to statewide office in the fall.

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    Keeping Helmets Safe Costly for Schools Video included

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    Mobile County schools get $1,600 a year for helmets from the school-system. Coaches say that amount doesn't come close to covering costs of buying new helmets and reconditioning old ones More>>

    Changes Possible to Baldwin Express Video included

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    Baldwin County's Beach Express is changing how motorists get around the southern part of the county and the 13 mile stretch could be in line for some changes too.

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    Crisis Center Calls Go Up After Actor’s Suicide Video included

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    Robin Williams' suicide prompted many others who feel the same way to reach out for help, including here in Mobile. More>>

    Mobile City Retirees Facing Big Healthcare Cut Video included

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    City retirees 65 and up will lose city healthcare coverage if the new budget passes. Some retirees say it breaks a decades old promise while city officials say the current system is unsustainable.


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    U.S. Judge Strikes Down Florida Gay Marriage Ban

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    A federal judge has declared Florida's ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional, joining state judges in four counties who have sided with gay couples wishing to tie the knot. More>>

    Ex-Gulfport Teacher Charged With Sex Crimes

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    A former teacher is charged with transportation of minors with intent to engage in sexual activity. More>>

    Ala. Judge Could Avoid Prosecution in Atlanta

    Judge Mark Fuller Judge Mark Fuller
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    An Alabama federal judge could avoid prosecution for domestic violence in Atlanta.  More>>

    Remington Moving Jobs from NY to Ala.

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    Remington is reducing its work force in New York, where the gun maker has operated a factory for nearly 200 years, and where new gun laws are in the spotlight. More>>

    Study: Daphne Among Safest Cities in Ala.

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    Daphne is the only city in southern Alabama to be named one of safest cities in the state, according to a new report. More>>

    2 Ebola Patients Released From Emory

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    A doctor at the hospital that treated two American aid workers who were infected with the deadly Ebola virus in Africa says their discharge poses no public health risk. More>>

    Harvey Updyke Coming to Town Next Month

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    ESPN is reporting the man who admitted to poisoning the oak trees at Toomer's Corner in Auburn, is planning to visit the Port City in September to help raise money for a charity. More>>

    Governor Race Comes to Orange Beach

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    Republican Gov. Robert Bentley and his Democratic opponent, former U.S. Rep. Parker Griffith, will make dueling campaign speeches in Orange Beach. More>>

    Freeman Jockisch Moved to Louisiana Facility

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    News 5 has learned former Mobile County Commissioner, Freeman Jockisch, is now in a low security, federal prison in Louisiana. More>>

    Hank Williams, Jr. Concert-Goer Dies After Shove

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    A 55-year-old man has died from injuries authorities say he sustained in a fight Sunday night at a Hank Williams, Jr. concert. More>>

    Doctor To Be Released Today

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     American Doctor treated for ebola will go home from hospital today

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    The UPS Store Data Breach

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    UPS says 51 retail stores breached by malware More>>

    Alabama Suspended From Military Equipment Program Video included

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    A program that supplies surplus military equipment to Alabama law enforcement agencies has been on hold since March. More>>

    Christmas Town Owners Talk about "Tough Decision" to Close Store Video included

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    A landmark store in Mobile that people have enjoyed for generations is closing its doors. Robert Moore and Company Christmas Town on Halls Mill Road is unplugging the Christmas lights after 38 years in business. News 5 sat down with owner, Robert Moore, and General Manager, Larry Heard. In a tearful interview, they talked about how difficult a decision it was to close the store. More>>

    Future of Exploreum Uncertain Video included

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    With city budget cuts on the table, many organizations are looking at ways to trim the fat or find money somewhere else. The Exploreum is in that group. More>>

    Attempted Murder-Suicide in Gulf Shores Video included

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    News 5 is at the scene of an alleged murder-suicide attempt in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. More>>

    Orange Beach School Split Update Video included

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    A special referendum will be held September 23rd in Orange Beach. Residents will be asked to vote yes or  no on a 5 mil property tax increase to fund a city school system.

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    Report: Local Band Teacher Arrested for Sex with Student

    Jeffrey Lance Gainous, 32 Jeffrey Lance Gainous, 32
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    A former band teacher at T.R. Miller High School is accused of having an inappropriate sexual relationship with a student. More>>

    Mobile Will Not Name Road Projects Yet Video included

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    Mobile’s Mayor wants more than $4 million for roads, drainage and building repair. A city engineer says they don’t have specifics yet on where that money will go.


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    Scambuster: IRS Phone Scam Video included

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    Folks are getting calls from people claiming to be the IRS, telling them to pay thousands in back taxes or go to jail. More>>

    Police Looking for Credit Card Thief

    Jessica Leanna McQueen, 23 Jessica Leanna McQueen, 23
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    Mobile Police are looking for information regarding the whereabouts of 23 year-old Jessica Leanna McQueen. More>>

    Sen. Cochran Lawsuit to be Settled by Nov.

    Senator Thad Cochran (Source: CBS News) Senator Thad Cochran (Source: CBS News)
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    A judge presiding over a lawsuit that challenges Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran's victory in a Republican primary runoff says his intention is to have the case settled in time for the November general election. More>>

    Arrested US Judge Embarrassed, Entering Treatment

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    A defense lawyer says an Alabama federal judge charged with domestic violence in Atlanta is embarrassed and entering a treatment program. More>>

    MUST-SEE: Biker Flips onto Car Roof

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    In a YouTube video that'll make you do a double-take, a biker in Belarus dodges death by flipping onto the roof of a car after he crashes his bike. More>>

    2,000 Animals Confiscated from Louisiana Home

    Source: KLFY Source: KLFY
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    Roughly 2,000 animals were found at a man's home in Lawtell, the majority in poor condition.  More>>

    Haircuts for the Homeless

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    On his days off, stylist Mark Bustos gives free haircuts to the homeless of New York City. Here are some of the transformations. More>>

    Watch Nick Saban, Alabama Team take the ALS Ice Challenge

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    Nick Saban and the Alabama Crimson Tide take the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness for ALS.labama coach Nick Saban was nominated by The Band Perry (and probably others) to take the challenge, and he did so with his whole team. More>>

    Dauphin Island Sea Lab Expanding

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    The state marine laboratory at Dauphin Island is expanding.The Dauphin Island Sea Lab has started work on a new research center for the Alabama Marine Mammal Stranding Network. More>>

    ISIS Beheads American Journalist

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    President Barack Obama is expected to make a statement today about the beheading of American journalist James Foley by militants with the Islamic State extremist group. More>>

    News 5 Accepts Ice Bucket Challenge Video included

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    You've seen ALS Ice Bucket videos online, but none like this. More>>

    Precious Poodle Needs Home

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    Our Pet of the Week is a two year old poodle named Lucille. She is looking for a home at the Mobile SPCA. She is a happy dog, and her fur is very soft! She was found in a local cemetery. She is crate-trained, and could well be house-trained.If you are interested in adopting Lucille, call the Mobile SPCA at (251)633-3531. More>>

    Online Vehicle Recall Check

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    US safety agency offers online recall check More>>

    ALS Patient: Disease Breaks Down Body but Not Spirit Video included

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    The ALS Association says the ice bucket challenge is having a huge impact in helping them raise money and awareness for the disease. More>>

    Growing Algae in Daphne Video included

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    Algae may be bad for your pool or pond. But a business in Daphne is harvesting it--for energy! More>>

    Lifeguards Work Almost Done Video included

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    Two young children are recovering after near drowning's in Gulf Shores. The first in a retention pond at an apartment complex. The second, in a pool in the 1300 block of West Beach Blvd. in Gulf Shores. The latest in what seems to have been a summer of close calls and near misses.

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    Proposed City Budget Threatens Non-Profits Video included

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    Last year, about sixty agencies split $2.6 million. This year they will compete for just $1.2 million with the United Way of Southwest Alabama, and not the city, determining exactly which organizations get how much, if anything. More>>

    Does South Baldwin County Need Another High School? Video included

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    Foley High is the largest high school in Baldwin County, prompting some to ask the board of education to build a new facility in a neighboring community.

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    Gulf Shores Chief : "You Blew It" Video included

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    Amid the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, one local police chief is lashing out against Captain Ronald Johnson, and the way he is handling the town's chaos. More>>

    City Employees Give Budget Mixed Reviews Video included

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    Most say they’re happy to get a raise at all. Privately, many wish it was a lot more money.


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    Gulf Shores Chief Calls Out Missouri Captain

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        The Gulf Shores Police Chief doesn't hold much back in an open letter written to Missouri Highway Patrol Capt. Ron Johnson. Chief Ed Delmore wrote the letter Sunday on the website LawOfficer.com. His message to the captain, "you blew it." More>>

    Man Shot After Reporting Cross Burning in His Yard

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    Police trying to determine whether attack was prompted by people being upset that the man was visited by his mixed-race grandchildren
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    Man Wakes Up To Bloody Stranger On Couch

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    A Massachusetts man who fell asleep in a chair in his living room over the weekend got quite the surprise when he woke up - a bloody stranger asleep on the couch. More>>

    Malaria Case In Mobile County

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    The Mobile County Health Department reports a teenager, who traveled to the Republic of Uganda, is being treated at a local hospital for malaria. More>>

    Ebola outbreak death toll tops 1,200, WHO says

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    The Ebola outbreak in West Africa has killed more than 1,200 people since it began in December 2013, the World Health Organization said Tuesday. More>>

    Sea Lab Building Mammal Research Center

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     Expected to open in mid-2015, the ALMMSN is breaking ground not just on a state-of-the-art research building, but also in data collection and research for Alabama's marine mammals, including manatees, dolphins and whales. More>>

    MPD Looking for Debit Card Thieves

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    Mobile Police are looking for information regarding the identification and/or location of the two male subjects in these photos. More>>

    Man Shot in Cell Phone Robbery

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    A man who refused to give a robber his cell phone was shot early Tuesday morning in Mobile. More>>

    Unemployment Up in Just Alabama

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    The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics says Alabama was the only state that had a higher unemployment rate in July than it did a year ago. More>>

    Univ. of Alabama Chi Omega Member Expelled After Offensive Post

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    Chi Omega Fraternity officials say a University of Alabama member has been expelled from the school's chapter for a racially offensive post that was distributed via social media over the weekend. More>>

    Car vs Bus On Dauphin Street

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    A crash on Dauphin Street this morning caused traffic trouble for drivers in Mobile. Police tell News 5 a car and what appears to be a MARC bus collided at the intersection of Dauphin and Fulton. More>>

    Voice of SNL Dies at 96

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    Announcer Don Pardo, whose booming baritone was known to fans of "Saturday Night Live," ''The Price is Right" and other programs, has died. More>>

    Climber Dies In Fall At After Proposing To Girlfriend

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    A man died while rock climbing in Yosemite National Park shortly after his girlfriend accepted his marriage proposal.

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    Woman Allegedly Stole Wine to See Boyfriend

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    A woman allegedly stole a bottle of $3.99 wine to get arrested and see her jailed boyfriend. More>>

    West Nile Claims Life in Mississippi

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    Yazoo County resident dies from West Nile Virus.

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    Crash-Proof Cars Wanted

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    The government wants automakers to develop cars that talk to each other.


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    Hundreds Turnout for Race Forum Video included

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    More than 600 people showed up to the Alabama School of Math and Science Monday night. More>>

    Fiery Crash Captured on Video Video included

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    A fiery crash near Biloxi involving a car and an 18-wheeler sends them both bursting into flames. More>>

    School Resource Officers Important Part of Campus Safety Video included

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    The Foley Police Department continues to lead Baldwin County when it comes to school safety.

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    Mayor Proposes First Pay Raises in Eight Years Video included

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    Mayor Sandy Stimpson calls for two raises in his Fiscal 2014 budget which will be delivered to the city council Tuesday: a 2.5 percent cost of living adjustment in October and another 2.5 percent merit raise in April More>>

    MUST-SEE: Monster Gator is a Jaw-Dropper Video included

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    A massive 15-foot gator caught in Wilcox County is leaving sightseers in complete awe! More>>

    Owl Flew Into Condo, Killed Canary

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    An owl flew into a 10th story condo in Idaho, apparently opened a bird cage and killed one of two canaries inside it. More>>

    West Nile Virus Reaches Gulf Coast

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    The Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County has issued a mosquito-borne illness advisory. More>>

    Mom and Dad Overdose with Baby in Backseat

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        A mother and father have been arrested in Louisiana after they were found unconscious in a car with their small children in the backseat. The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office says both parents admitted to injecting heroin earlier in the day. More>>

    Blue Angels Wow Crowds In Chicago

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    The Gulf Coast loves the U.S. Navy's Blue Angels, and this weekend, folks in Chicago were treated to an impressive flight performance. The Blues were part of the annual Chicago Air and Water Show on Saturday. The two-day event is the largest free show of its kind in the United States. The Navy Blue Angels F/A-18, U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor, and Marine MV-22 Osprey all performed at the show. The weather had different plans for Sunday. Heavy fog rolled in a ground the Blue Angels. More>>

    Study: Raising a Child Costs $245K

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    A child born in 2013 will cost a middle-income American family an average of $245,340 until he or she reaches the age of 18, with families living in the Northeast taking on a greater burden. More>>

    Millions Exposed After Hospital Network Hacked

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    Community Health Systems, which operates 206 hospitals across the United States, announced on Monday that hackers recently broke into its computers and stole data on 4.5 million patients. More>>

    Dollar General vs Dollar Tree

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    There's now a bidding war for Family Dollar store. Dollar General is offering about $9.7 billion for the discounter in an effort to trump Dollar Tree's bid, which is about 3 percent less. Last month, Dollar Tree made an $8.5 billion bid for Family Dollar, and Dollar General's board unanimously approved the deal. More>>

    Blue Angels Take Ice Bucket Challenge Video included

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    The Navy's Blue Angels decided to take a challenge after wrapping up their air show performance in Chicago over the weekend. The pilots took part in the ice bucket challenge to raise money for ALS or Lou Gehrig's Disease. More>>

    Baldwin School Growing Pains Video included

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    Foley, Daphne and Spanish Fort are some of the growing areas in Baldwin County Public Schools. Foley Elementary is going to the past to help with the expansion needs of the future.


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    Race Relations Meeting in Mobile Tonight

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    Mobile United is hosting a meeting for the community tonight at the Alabama School of Math and Science.

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    Young Boy Shot in Mobile

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    A young boy was shot in the abdomen when an unknown person fired several shots into a couple of homes near Dauphin Island Parkway on Friday night. More>>

    AP Poll: Alabama No. 2, Auburn No. 6

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    Jameis Winston and defending national champion Florida State are No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason college football poll. More>>

    Missouri National Guard Heading to Ferguson

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    Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has called out the National Guard after another night of trouble in Ferguson, Missouri. More>>

    Back-To-School Primer

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    As the new school year begins, here's a quick look at changes for Baldwin County students More>>

    Race Summit Scheduled for Monday

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    Citizens of Mobile will have the opportunity to speak up about racial issues within the city. More>>

    Chesney Concert Too Hot For Some To Handle Video included

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    Around 300 calls were made to paramedics for heat-related injuries. More>>

    Daddy Daughter Day in Mobile Video included

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    Bienville Square was packed tonight for a special daddy daughter date night. It's a first for the city and judging from the results, there will be more nights like this to come. More>>

    Move in Day for USA Students Video included

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    It was a busy day on the campus of the University of South Alabama. Classes begin Monday and today, hundreds of students moved into their dorm rooms on campus.
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    Kenny Chesney Brings Thousands to Flora-Bama Video included

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    Country star Kenny Chesney is performing at the Flora-Bama Saturday to a crowd of about 30,000 people. More>>

    Some Lawmakers Open to Idea of Gambling Compact

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    With more budget problems likely ahead for the state, some legislative leaders say they're open to the idea of a compact with the Poarch Band of Creek Indians. More>>

    21 Black Women Among 2,054 Ala. Sorority Recruits

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    Annual recruitment has ended for sororities at the University of Alabama with black women making up just 1 percent of new members. More>>

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    • Band Teacher Charged for Sex with Students

      Band Teacher Charged for Sex with Students

      Friday, August 22 2014 8:20 PM EDT2014-08-23 00:20:02 GMT
      Jeffery Lance Gainous faces a total of 12 charges for allegedly engaging in sexual acts with his female students during his time as band director at T.R. Miller High School in Brewton.
      Jeffery Lance Gainous faces a total of 12 charges for allegedly engaging in sexual acts with his female students during his time as band director at T.R. Miller High School in Brewton.
    • Woman Gives Birth to 19 lb Baby

      Woman Gives Birth to 19 lb Baby

      Boy Becomes Heaviest Newborn in Country's History; Mom and Baby in Good Health, Dad Says..
      Boy Becomes Heaviest Newborn in Country's History; Mom and Baby in Good Health, Dad Says..
    • Alleged Bondage in Brewton Band Room

      Alleged Bondage in Brewton Band Room

      Thursday, August 21 2014 10:10 PM EDT2014-08-22 02:10:13 GMT
      Jeffery Gainous, 32Jeffery Gainous, 32
      WKRG News 5 is learning more about the former local band teacher accused of having sexual relationships with his students.
      WKRG News 5 is learning more about the former local band teacher accused of having sexual relationships with his students.
    • Local NewsMore>>

    • VA Director Out In Biloxi

      VA Director Out In Biloxi

      Saturday, August 23 2014 12:28 AM EDT2014-08-23 04:28:19 GMT
      Anthony Dawson has been assigned to a new post in Jackson, Mississippi.
      Anthony Dawson has been assigned to a new post in Jackson, Mississippi.

    • Drifting Dryers Lead To Jail Explosion

      Drifting Dryers Lead To Jail Explosion

      Friday, August 22 2014 9:09 PM EDT2014-08-23 01:09:44 GMT

      Would you believe flooded gas powered clothes dryers lead to the deadly blast at the Escambia County Jail in Florida? That’s the finding of an attorney hired by the County Commission to investigate the spring explosion.

      Would you believe flooded gas powered clothes dryers lead to the deadly blast at the Escambia County Jail in Florida? That’s the finding of an attorney hired by the County Commission to investigate the spring explosion.


    • Band Teacher Charged for Sex with Students

      Band Teacher Charged for Sex with Students

      Friday, August 22 2014 8:20 PM EDT2014-08-23 00:20:02 GMT
      Jeffery Lance Gainous faces a total of 12 charges for allegedly engaging in sexual acts with his female students during his time as band director at T.R. Miller High School in Brewton.
      Jeffery Lance Gainous faces a total of 12 charges for allegedly engaging in sexual acts with his female students during his time as band director at T.R. Miller High School in Brewton.
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    • Drifting Dryers Lead To Jail Explosion

      Drifting Dryers Lead To Jail Explosion

      Friday, August 22 2014 9:09 PM EDT2014-08-23 01:09:44 GMT

      Would you believe flooded gas powered clothes dryers lead to the deadly blast at the Escambia County Jail in Florida? That’s the finding of an attorney hired by the County Commission to investigate the spring explosion.

      Would you believe flooded gas powered clothes dryers lead to the deadly blast at the Escambia County Jail in Florida? That’s the finding of an attorney hired by the County Commission to investigate the spring explosion.


    • Update: Stabbing Death Over Borrowed Movies

      Update: Stabbing Death Over Borrowed Movies

      Friday, August 22 2014 12:49 PM EDT2014-08-22 16:49:02 GMT
      A prosecutor says an Alabama man accused of stabbing his cousin to death over borrowed movies is citing the state's "stand your ground" law.
      A prosecutor says an Alabama man accused of stabbing his cousin to death over borrowed movies is citing the state's "stand your ground" law.
    • Chemical In Restaurant Tea

      Chemical In Restaurant Tea

      Friday, August 22 2014 6:21 AM EDT2014-08-22 10:21:28 GMT
      Attorney: Utah eatery had other chemical burn
      Attorney: Utah eatery had other chemical burn
    • NationalMore>>

    • Police officer accused of sex assaults on patrol

      Police officer accused of sex assaults on patrol

      Saturday, August 23 2014 8:15 AM EDT2014-08-23 12:15:21 GMT
      An Oklahoma City police officer arrested on charges of serial sexual assault preyed on women in the rundown neighborhoods he was assigned to patrol - picking some up off the street, pulling others over at traffic...
      An Oklahoma City police officer arrested on charges of serial sexual assault preyed on women in the rundown neighborhoods he was assigned to patrol - picking some up off the street, pulling others over at traffic stops and...
    • Streets of Ferguson stay calm after violent nights

      Streets of Ferguson stay calm after violent nights

      Saturday, August 23 2014 5:45 AM EDT2014-08-23 09:45:13 GMT
      Ferguson's streets were peaceful for a third night as tensions between police and protesters continued to subside after nights of violence and unrest erupted when a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed...
      Ferguson's streets were peaceful for a third night as tensions between police and protesters continued to subside after nights of violence and unrest erupted when a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black...
    • Wash. flash floods, mudslides damage several homes

      Wash. flash floods, mudslides damage several homes

      Saturday, August 23 2014 3:45 AM EDT2014-08-23 07:45:26 GMT
      An estimated 10 homes were damaged or destroyed and highways were blocked as heavy rains unleashed mudslides in an area of north-central Washington where hillsides have been left barren by wildfires.
      An estimated 10 homes were damaged or destroyed and highways were blocked as heavy rains unleashed mudslides in an area of north-central Washington where hillsides have been left barren by wildfires.
    • InternationalMore>>

    • Sierra Leone makes hiding Ebola patients illegal

      Sierra Leone makes hiding Ebola patients illegal

      Saturday, August 23 2014 8:55 AM EDT2014-08-23 12:55:47 GMT
      Sierra Leone's parliament has approved a law imposing prison terms of up to two years for anyone caught hiding an Ebola patient.
      Sierra Leone's parliament has approved a law imposing prison terms of up to two years for anyone caught hiding an Ebola patient.
    • Iraq suicide bomber kills at least 11 in Baghdad

      Iraq suicide bomber kills at least 11 in Baghdad

      Saturday, August 23 2014 8:55 AM EDT2014-08-23 12:55:44 GMT
      Iraq's parliament speaker says an investigation is underway into an attack on a Sunni mosque that killed more than 60 people and escalated sectarian tensions.
      A suicide bomber hit an interior ministry building in central Baghdad and killed at least 11 people on Saturday, officials said, as an investigation was underway into a deadly attack on a Sunni mosque that has heightened...
    • Egypt calls for open-ended Gaza cease-fire

      Egypt calls for open-ended Gaza cease-fire

      Saturday, August 23 2014 8:45 AM EDT2014-08-23 12:45:15 GMT
      A senior Hamas leader says the group signed a pledge to back any Palestinian bid to join the International Criminal Court. Such a step could expose Israel - as well as Hamas - to war crimes investigations.
      Egypt on Saturday called for an open-ended cease-fire in the Gaza Strip, urging the Palestinians and Israel to return to indirect talks.
    • GardeningMore>>

    • Plain Gardening: Three Citrus Problems

      Plain Gardening: Three Citrus Problems

      Friday, August 22 2014 12:36 PM EDT2014-08-22 16:36:38 GMT
      Bill Finch of Mobile Botanical Gardens say citrus seems to be doing great this year; better than might be expected considering our very cold winter.
      Bill Finch of Mobile Botanical Gardens say citrus seems to be doing great this year; better than might be expected considering our very cold winter.
    • Plain Gardening: Mulch

      Plain Gardening: Mulch

      Monday, August 18 2014 10:35 AM EDT2014-08-18 14:35:39 GMT
      Plain GardeningMulchBill Finch of Mobile Botanical Gardens believes in putting lots of mulch on his garden.
      Bill Finch of Mobile Botanical Gardens believes in putting lots of mulch on his garden.
    • Shady Gardening

      Shady Gardening

      Wednesday, August 13 2014 2:18 PM EDT2014-08-13 18:18:29 GMT
      Welcome to a particularly shady episode of Plain Gardening.
      Welcome to a particularly shady episode of Plain Gardening.
    • RecipesMore>>

    • Shrimp and Chicken Salads: Cheryl Café

      Shrimp and Chicken Salads: Cheryl Café

      Thursday, August 21 2014 11:06 AM EDT2014-08-21 15:06:40 GMT
      Shrimp and Chicken Salads prepared by Cheryl Café.
      Shrimp and Chicken Salads prepared by Cheryl Café.

    • West Indies Salad: The Captain's Table Restaurant

      West Indies Salad: The Captain's Table Restaurant

      Wednesday, August 20 2014 3:00 PM EDT2014-08-20 19:00:34 GMT

      West Indies Salad prepared by The Captain's Table Restaurant.

      West Indies Salad prepared by The Captain's Table Restaurant.

    • Uncle Maddio's Pizza Recipes

      Uncle Maddio's Pizza Recipes

      Tuesday, August 19 2014 3:01 PM EDT2014-08-19 19:01:34 GMT
      Steak and Blue & Buffalo Chicken Pizza recipes by Uncle Maddio's Pizza Joint in Daphne, AL.
      Steak and Blue & Buffalo Chicken Pizza recipes by Uncle Maddio's Pizza Joint in Daphne, AL.
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