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    Steamy, Sticky, Stormy Weather Today...Better Tomorrow

    Muggy AM & a hot, noisy PM.  High 94 with HX of 102-107.  60% chance of t'storms late--some could be strong or severe. More>>

    Update: Explosion at Plant in Moss Point

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    Developing Story: News 5 has learned there has been a possible explosion at the Omega Protein plant in Moss Point, Mississippi. More>>

    2 Year Old Dies From Burns; Parents Arrested

    Perry Perry
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    Pensacola Police have arrested two people after their toddler died from burns to the body. More>>

    Weekend Crime Recap

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    These are the latest crimes reported to us from the Mobile Police Department.

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    1 Killed When Small Plane Crash on Fla. Beach

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    A Georgia man is dead and his 9-year-old daughter is in the hospital with critical injuries after they were hit by a small plane that made an emergency landing on a Florida Gulf Coast beach. More>>

    Animal Shelter Closing in Escambia County, AL

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    The shelter says it does not have enough money to operate. More>>

    150th Anniversary of the Battle of Mobile Bay

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    On August 1-3, 2014 re-enactors from across the nation will commemorate the Battle of Mobile Bay. More>>

    Lightning Kills 1, Injures 12 on Beach

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    A sunny day at California's famed Venice Beach took a dark turn Sunday when one person died and a dozen others were injured after a rare lightning strike. More>>

    Apartment Complex Angry Over Eviction Video included

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    Bryn Ketcham says McGill-Toolen bought the property her apartment sits on and did not give them enough notice to leave. More>>

    Drowning Victim to be Laid to Rest Monday

    Chaston Brown, 17 Chaston Brown, 17
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    The teenage swimmer who drowned at a Gulf Shores beach last week will be laid to rest Monday morning. More>>

    Mobile Police Investigate Homicide

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    Mobile Police are investigating a homicide.  More>>

    Woman Hospitalized After Being Lit on Fire

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    Jefferson County sheriff's officials say a woman has been hospitalized in serious condition after being doused in gasoline and set on fire by her ex-boyfriend. More>>

    Man Jumps from Cochrane-Africatown USA Bridge

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    Mobile Fire and Rescue say a man jumped from the Cochrane-Africatown USA Bridge this morning.They received the call around 8:30 Sunday morning. More>>

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    • 1 Killed When Small Plane Crash on Fla. Beach

      1 Killed When Small Plane Crash on Fla. Beach

      Monday, July 28 2014 11:27 AM EDT2014-07-28 15:27:26 GMT
      A Georgia man is dead and his 9-year-old daughter is in the hospital with critical injuries after they were hit by a small plane that made an emergency landing on a Florida Gulf Coast beach.
      A Georgia man is dead and his 9-year-old daughter is in the hospital with critical injuries after they were hit by a small plane that made an emergency landing on a Florida Gulf Coast beach.
    • Woman Hospitalized After Being Lit on Fire

      Woman Hospitalized After Being Lit on Fire

      Sunday, July 27 2014 1:35 PM EDT2014-07-27 17:35:20 GMT
      Jefferson County sheriff's officials say a woman has been hospitalized in serious condition after being doused in gasoline and set on fire by her ex-boyfriend.
      Jefferson County sheriff's officials say a woman has been hospitalized in serious condition after being doused in gasoline and set on fire by her ex-boyfriend.
    • Whistleblower Wins at Supreme Court, but Loses Pay

      Whistleblower Wins at Supreme Court, but Loses Pay

      Saturday, July 26 2014 2:58 PM EDT2014-07-26 18:58:00 GMT
      An Alabama whistleblower won a landmark victory at the U.S. Supreme Court.
      An Alabama whistleblower won a landmark victory at the U.S. Supreme Court.
    • InternationalMore>>

    • Obama: Female oppression crippling parts of Africa

      Obama: Female oppression crippling parts of Africa

      Monday, July 28 2014 2:17 PM EDT2014-07-28 18:17:46 GMT
      A program designed to foster a new generation of young African leaders will be renamed after former South African President Nelson Mandela.
      President Barack Obama spoke out Monday against gender oppression in Africa that he said is "crippling" parts of the continent, urging young leaders there to empower women and eliminate traditions like female genital...
    • Israeli PM speaks of 'prolonged' campaign in Gaza

      Israeli PM speaks of 'prolonged' campaign in Gaza

      Monday, July 28 2014 2:17 PM EDT2014-07-28 18:17:27 GMT
      Israel and Hamas have lowered the pace of the fighting in the three-week-old Gaza war as international efforts intensify to end the conflict that has already killed 1,030 Palestinians and 43 Israeli soldiers.
      Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Monday that Israel must be ready for a "prolonged" military operation in the Gaza Strip and will "act aggressively and responsibly" until the mission is completed.
    • 3 female suicide bomber kill several in Nigeria

      3 female suicide bomber kill several in Nigeria

      Monday, July 28 2014 2:16 PM EDT2014-07-28 18:16:58 GMT
      Witnesses say a woman blew herself up at a petrol station in northern Nigeria, killing at least three people.
      A woman blew herself up at a petrol station in northern Nigeria on Monday, killing three people in one of three suicide bombings by females in Kano in two days, police said.
    • GardeningMore>>

    • Plain Gardening: Dragonflies

      Plain Gardening: Dragonflies

      Friday, July 25 2014 6:22 PM EDT2014-07-25 22:22:43 GMT
      This week’s episode of Plain Gardening concerns a pastime similar to bird watching: dragonfly watching!
      This week’s episode of Plain Gardening concerns a pastime similar to bird watching: dragonfly watching!
    • Plain Gardening: Dragonflies

      Plain Gardening: Dragonflies

      Friday, July 25 2014 2:18 PM EDT2014-07-25 18:18:46 GMT
      This week’s episode of Plain Gardening concerns a pastime similar to bird watching: dragonfly watching!
      This week’s episode of Plain Gardening concerns a pastime similar to bird watching: dragonfly watching!
    • Plain Gardening: Hibiscus

      Plain Gardening: Hibiscus

      Monday, July 21 2014 9:52 AM EDT2014-07-21 13:52:02 GMT
      Plain Gardening is back at Bellingrath Gardens this week to talk hibiscus with Bill Finch.
      Plain Gardening is back at Bellingrath Gardens this week to talk hibiscus with Bill Finch.
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