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    USS Alabama Celebrates 50 Years In Mobile Bay

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    Folks reflected on the historic battleship as well as the president's handling of the terror group Isis. More>>

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    The Last 7 Days of Summer

    Signs are pointing to a cold front approaching around midweek, reducing the chance of rain, reducing temperatures slightly, and reducing humidity as it pushes through. More>>

    SEC Dominates This Week's Top 25

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    The SEC has a total of 8 teams in this week's Top 25. More>>

    Panthers Defensive End Hardy Inactive Against Lions

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    Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy is inactive for Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions. More>>

    USA Football Fans Show Pride After Loss Video included

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    Whether they were pulling for USA or Mississippi State, the nearly 40-thousand fans had one thing in common today. They were ready for some football! News 5's Tiffany McCall reports. More>>

    Sims Leads No. 3 Alabama Past Southern Miss, 52-12

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    Blake Sims passed for two touchdowns and rushed for a third in three quarters and might have staked his claim as No. 3 Alabama's undisputed starting quarterback in a 52-12 victory over Southern Miss on Saturday night. More>>

    Mississippi St Rolls Past South Alabama

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    Dak Prescott rushed, threw and caught a touchdown pass for the second time in his career as Mississippi State downed South Alabama 35-3 at Ladd-Peebles Stadium on Saturday. More>>

    Casino Seeks to Break AG's Winning Streak

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    VictoryLand casino is trying to break the attorney general's winning streak in a series of cases involving gambling machines seized in raids. More>>

    Video Purports to Show British Aid Worker Slain

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    A video has been posted online purporting to show the beheading by the Islamic State group of British aid worker David Haines, who went missing in Syria last year. More>>

    Alabama Power Warns Customers of New Type of Scam

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    Alabama Power Co. is warning its customers to be on the lookout for a new type of scam. More>>

    AEA Board Expresses Support for Mabry

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    The Alabama Education Association board of directors met behind closed doors for four hours Friday to discuss concerns raised by its longtime leader. More>>

    Shrimpers Back on the Job Without Higher Prices

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    Louisiana shrimpers are back on the water, and most of them returned after three days of what had been planned as a one-week strike for higher prices. More>>

    Alabama Power Warns Customers of New Type of Scam

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     Alabama Power Co. is warning its customers to be on the lookout for a new type of scam. More>>

    Drivers Save Children in Summerdale Accident Video included

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    Lives may have been saved thanks to the actions of two men driving past the accident. More>>

    No Cowbell In Mobile Saturday Video included

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    Mississippi State fans have been ringing cowbells in support of their team for ages. Under Sunbelt Conference rules the bells won't be allowed in the stadium during the game against the USA Jaguars.


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    Couple Fights for Same Sex Marriage Video included

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    There's a constitutional ban in Alabama on same sex marriage, but one couple hopes to change that. More>>

    Gulf Shores Man Fights Harassment Conviction After Cursing Neighbor Video included

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    Shawn Grow says he was wrongfully convicted of harassment for cursing his neighbor after her dog defalcated in his yard. But Kathy Matter says Grow is a bully and is afraid of him.  

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    Cutting Red Tape in Mobile Video included

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    Mobile has a reputation for bureaucracy and red tape is so bad that it's been selected as a test site for program designed by world renowned urban planner and architect Andres Duany More>>

    MPD Officer Fired For 5 Major Violations

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    Today Mobile Police Chief James Barber announced the termination of Sergeant Michael Smith. More>>

    FEMA Watching Baldwin Waterway Cleanup Video included

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    How many people does it take to make sure a clean up job is done right? If it's the waterway clean up in Baldwin County, apparently a lot.

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    Alabama man arrested in Danish child porn investigation after University of Alabama blanket seen in photos

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    An Alabama man was arrested for creating and distributing pornographic images of a child that were discovered by Danish authorities.  More>>

    Walmart Plans Neighborhood Market on University Blvd.

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    A Walmart Neighborhood Market is planned for University Blvd, north of Ziegler Road and just south of Overlook. More>>

    Work Widening Project Starts Monday

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    Satchel Paige Drive will be closed to through traffic between Government Boulevard and Bolling Brothers Boulevard for about three months. More>>

    'The Roots' Coming to Bayfest

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    The Roots are taking the place of CeeLo Green at Bayfest.  You may know them from the Jimmy Fallon show.

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    Stabbing on a Pensacola Fishing Boat

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    A man is facing attempted murder charges after allegedly stabbing a friend during a fishing trip in Pensacola Bay. More>>

    Robertsdale Shoutout from Soldiers in Afghanistan

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    Coming to you from Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, 1SG Michael Resmondo and brother SGT Paul Resmondo send greetings home to Robertsdale, Alabama and Fort Wainwright, Alaska. More>>

    All Eyes on a Tropical Wave That May Enter Gulf

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    The Atlantic basin is active on this Friday. More>>

    2 Navy Jets Crash in Pacific

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    Two U.S. fighter jets crashed into the Pacific Ocean on Thursday while operating at sea, the Navy said Friday. More>>

    Dad Tied to 5 Kids' Deaths Waives Court Appearance

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    Lawyers for the man accused of killing his five children say that he has been treated for mental health issues in the past, and he has waived his first court appearance in South Carolina. More>>

    Ladd Stadium Ready for Sellout Crowd Video included

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    South Alabama's big game is Friday. The Jaguars face off against the Bulldogs of Mississippi State.It's their first time hosting an SEC team and fans have taken notice. It's a sell out game, the first in school history.Close to 40,000 people will be in attendance. Officials say they are ready for the crowd.“It's had crowds this big before so I mean I think the point is you try to be ready for it as much as you can,” said Stadium Director Vic Knight. “You've got to address and keep the infrast... More>>

    Rep. Byrne: ISIS Plan a "Good Start" Video included

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    Rep. Bradley Byrne (R) visits the set of News 5 This Morning to discuss President Obama's outline to tackle the threat of ISIS. More>>

    People OK with Apple Pay? Video included

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    Paying with your phone instead of a credit card sounds like a great idea to some, but a security nightmare to others.  More>>

    Alleged Spice Kingpin Facing Federal Charge

    Tamer Foqahaa Tamer Foqahaa
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    The man accused of housing more than 400 lbs. of synthetic marijuana is now facing a federal charge. More>>

    Casting Call For Movie In Fairhope

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    People along the Gulf Coast have a second chance to land a small part in a horror movie filming once again in Fairhope.The movie, starring Kate Bosworth, is expected to be released in March. The film crew is back in Baldwin County and looking for more actors. They were here last fall for about two months.The directoris currently re-shooting some of the scenes. The movie's producer needs specific types of actors / actressesstarting Saturday through next week. The extras must be 21 to 35 and pe... More>>

    Magic Moment For Local Child Video included

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    News 5 got the chance to be a part of an exciting surprise for a little boy at Breitling Elementary School in Grand Bay Thursday. More>>

    Star Spangled Sing-Along

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    You can help celebrate the 200th anniversary of the Star Spangled Banner this weekend 

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    Where Were You on 9/11? Video included

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    The day planes crashed into the Twin Towers in New York City is a day many of us will never forget. So, where were you on September 11, 2001? News 5's Tiffany McCall hit the streets to hear your stories. More>>

    Will People Buy the Apple Watch? Video included

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    In this News 5 Web Center Report, tech reporter J.B. Biunno heads to Best Buy in Mobile to see if people would buy an Apple Watch... for $350! More>>

    Baldwin County Flood Victims Still Recovering Video included

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    Many victims of the April flood are still trying to rebuild their lives.  

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    Car Tag Cameras In Use by Gulf Shores Police Video included

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    Is it "Big Brother" or just another tool for police to cut down on crime??? Gulf Shores police are trying out a new camera system that reads every car tag. It's called a license plate reader and while it might catch the bad guy, some have other concerns.

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    Mobile Fire’s Diversity Problem Video included

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    The new Public Safety Director wants to increase diversity at the Fire and Police Departments. Richard Landolt says he's starting with MFRD where white fire fighters make up a sizable majority.


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    Three Injured In Late Afternoon Wreck

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    2 children are among the injured in a 2 vehicle accident in Summerdale.

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    Gulf Coast Ship Strikes First Against ISIS

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     A jet from USS Bataan is the first Marine jet to strike against ISIS. More>>

    South Carolina Father Went on Crime Spree

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    Prison documents and a family member say a South Carolina man accused of killing his five children and dumping their bodies in Alabama was an ex-convict who went on a crime spree in 2001 in Illinois. More>>

    9/11 Remembered Across the Country Video included

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    The shadow of a renewed terror threat has been hanging over today's observances of the 13th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks. More>>

    Plane From Mobile Searched at Houston Airport

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    Officials say the plane flew from Mobile to Houston early this morning, and an unknown substance/container was found. More>>

    Tim Jones, Jr. Went on Crime Spree in Illinois in 2001

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    Prison documents and a family member say a South Carolina man accused of killing his five children and dumping their bodies in Alabama was an ex-convict who went on a crime spree in 2001 in Illinois. More>>

    VIDEO: Bear Cub Pole Dances on Golf Course

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    It's a hole-in-one for an adorable baby bear who was caught on video playing with the flag pole More>>

    VictoryLand to Present its Side in Trial

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    Attorneys for VictoryLand are scheduled to begin presenting their side in a trial in Montgomery that could determine the future of the closed casino in Macon County. More>>

    New Tropical Depression Forms in Atlantic

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    A new tropical depression has formed in the Atlantic, west of the Cape Verde Islands, and could become a tropical storm within a day. More>>

    50 Dead Cats Found in Freezers in Florida Home

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    Detectives found 50 dead cats in four freezers at the home of a South Florida man after serving a warrant for child pornography. More>>

    UA Student Attacked, Suffers Brain Bleeding

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    Authorities say four University of Alabama students are facing charges after another student was attacked and badly beaten at a campus dormitory. More>>

    Dad Accused of Killing Kids Headed to S. Carolina

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    The man accused of killing his five young children and dumping their bodies along a rural Alabama road is on the way to South Carolina to face murder charges. More>>

    Remembering September 11th

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    Today marks 13th anniversary of September 11th attacks More>>

    Gov. Candidate Curses out Radio Host Video included

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    Controversy surrounds a gubernatorial candidate who slung expletives in the direction of a radio talk show host Wednesday.

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    Rep. Byrne Reacts to President's ISIS Address Video included

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    South Alabama Congressman Bradley Byrne spoke to News 5 tonight about President Obama's nationally televised address on how the United States should combat the terrorist group ISIS. More>>

    Tough Talk from President Obama Video included

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    The president is increasing airstrikes and sending 475 more U.S. Troops into Iraq.


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    Effort to Help "Scootchie"

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    A Fundraising effort in Mobile is getting started for a little dog in rough shape. More>>

    Prichard Mayor on Water Board Controversy Video included

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    Prichard Mayor Troy Ephriam defends the Water and Sewer System. News 5 caught up with the mayor while speaking at a financial education assembly for students at Blount High School. More>>

    Foley City Workers Get Pay Raises Video included

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    Foley city employees are excited about getting pay raises.

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    Building a Beach in Gulf Shores Video included

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    Construction of a replacement bridge over Little Lagoon Pass in Gulf Shores is halfway through but a new project got underway this week in the same area with an entirely different focus.

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    Enterovirus Confirmed in Mobile Video included

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    Physicians at USA Children's and Women's had six cases confirmed by the Centers For Disease Control. More>>

    Wilcox County Shaken By Murder Of Five Children Video included

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    Authorities say Tim Jones Jr. dumped the bodies of his five children in a wooded area in Wilcox County. Locals call this the most horrific crime Wilcox County has ever seen.


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    Mail Carriers To Deliver Warrants

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    Pensacola Police want to free up officers by mailing warrants.

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    South Alabama Ready for Mississippi State Video included

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    Jaguars host Mississippi State Saturday and hope to slow down the Bulldogs. Randy Patrick has a preview. More>>

    In Court: Mother Leaves Baby in Trash

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    Lawyers for a woman accused of leaving her newborn baby to die in a trash can are asking a judge for more time to understand what happened. More>>

    Capital Murder Charges Expected Against Father

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    Authorities expect to charge a South Carolina man in connection with the deaths of his five children after he led officials to a secluded clearing in Alabama where their bodies lay wrapped in individual garbage bags. More>>

    "Sons of Guns" Star Accused of Raping 3 Girls in Louisiana

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    William Hayden has been accused by four alleged victims and is facing three different charges of aggravated rape and one charge of indecent behavior with a juvenile. More>>

    One Killed in Mobile County Crash

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    A Citronelle man was killed in a one car accident. State troopers say he was not wearing a seatbelt. More>>

    South Carolina Father to Be Taken Back to Stand Trial Video included

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    Authorities in Mississippi are holding a father of five in the deaths of his children, ages 1 to 8. More>>

    Man Arrested After Baby Left in Car Outside Casino

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    Tunica County authorities say a man has been charged with child neglect after leaving his 1-year-old baby in a running vehicle while he was in a casino. More>>

    MCPSS Offers Incentives for Perfect Attendance Video included

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    Mobile County Public School System offers incentives to students with perfect attendance for the month of September.

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    Lottery for Alabama? Video included

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    Parker Griffith traveled to Mobile Tuesday to promote his platform.

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    Bayfest: Dropping CeeLo Won’t Hurt Us Video included

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    Bayfest officials dropped the rapper after controversial remarks he made on Twitter. More>>

    Relief, No Fixes for Orange Beach Traffic Woes Video included

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    A packed house in Orange Beach for a town hall meeting to discuss traffic concerns as the tiny coastal community continue to draw huge crowds and their cars.

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    Apple Unveils iPhone 6, Apple Watch Video included

    Cook shows the iWatch for the first time. Cook shows the iWatch for the first time.
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    Apple CEO Tim Cook has led the company's demonstration to unveil the highly anticipated iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, and the Apple Watch. More>>

    Bodies of 5 Children Found in Wilcox Co.

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    The bodies of five children missing in South Carolina were found in Wilcox County in Alabama Tuesday afternoon More>>

    Tax Hike Possible To Fund School Construction Video included

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    Baldwin County School Board president Norm Moore says taxpayers might be asked to help fund new schools.

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    New Fire Chief will be Internal Hire Video included

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    Mobile's Public Safety Director says the city's next fire chief is already working in the Mobile Fire Rescue Department. More>>

    Mobile Aerospace Firm Opening in Pensacola

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    The City of Pensacola has signed a lease with VT Mobile Aerospace Engineering, Inc. based in Mobile, that could bring as many as 300 jobs to the area. More>>

    Traffic Alert: Sage Avenue Closed Wednesday

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    Sage Avenue will be closed tomorrow, Wednesday Sept. 10 between Dauphin St and Old Shell Rd. More>>

    Urine Dumped Over Autistic Boy

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    Two more celebrities have joined comedian Drew Carey in offering a reward to find those responsible for using the widespread ice bucket challenge trend to trick an autistic teenager into being drenched with a bucket of urine, feces and spit. More>>

    Panera: Please Leave Guns At Home

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    Panera asks customers to leave guns at home

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    Facelift For Presidential Portrait

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    Portrait of George Washington to get a facelift More>>

    Prichard Water Board Accused of Secret Meeting Video included

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    Members of the Prichard Water Board dodged our questions at today's monthly board meeting after attempting to hold what appeared to be a secret meeting Monday morning.

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    Cee Lo Green Dropped From BayFest Lineup

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    Entertainer Cee Lo Green has been dropped from this year's BayFest lineup. More>>

    Veterans: Waiting Still Huge Problem at Clinics

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    Dozens of veterans showed up to a VA town hall Monday night at the Pensacola Clinic. More>>

    Baldwin County School Board Talks New Facilities Video included

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    Deciding which communities need a new school isn't an easy task for any school board and in Baldwin County, board members are facing some tough choices.  

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    Goodwill Confirms Data Breach Video included

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    If you shopped with a card between February and August of this year, your information could be in jeopardy. More>>

    Mobile County Spending Millions On Infrastructure

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    The latest Pay-As-You-Go program will translate to $66 million in road projects. Nearly half of that will pay for paving certain dirt roads.


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    Waterway Cleanup Begins in Baldwin County Video included

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    It's taken four months but clean up of storm debris from the April "Super-flood" has finally begun in Baldwin County waterways.

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    Debate Unlikely in Alabama Governor's Race

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    Alabama voters aren't likely to see debates between Alabama's two candidates for governor. More>>

    Man Kills Self During Traffic Stop

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    State troopers say a Montgomery man fatally shot himself after being pulled over in a traffic stop in Wetumpka. More>>

    Ravens Cut Ray Rice After Video Emerges

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    The Baltimore Ravens cut star running back Ray Rice from their roster Monday afternoon after video emerged earlier in the day appearing to show him punching and knocking out his then-fiancee and now-wife Janay Palmer. More>>

    5 New West Nile Virus Cases in Miss.

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    Mississippi health officials have confirmed five new cases of West Nile virus - two each Forrest and Hinds counties and one in Harrison County. More>>

    Grand Jury to Review Escambia Jail Explosion

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    A state attorney will present evidence to a grand jury following a jail explosion that killed two inmates, paralyzed a detention officer and injured about 200 others. More>>

    CeeLo Green Dropped From Some Concerts After Rape Remarks

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    CeeLo Green has been dropped from at least two upcoming concert performances in the wake of the former "Voice" judge's controversial comments about rape. But he is still scheduled to play in Mobile next month. More>>

    Deputies: Stolen Vehicle Leads to Rolling Meth Lab

    Stolen Vehicle Leads to Rolling Meth Lab Stolen Vehicle Leads to Rolling Meth Lab
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    A 35 year old woman was caught Sunday afternoon in possession of a stolen car that had a meth lab inside.

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    Police: 4th Attack on University of Florida Campus

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    Police are looking for a man suspected of tackling a woman who was walking on the University of Florida campus. More>>

    7 Year Old Killed in Gunfight

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    Authorities say a 7-year-old child was killed after being caught in the crossfire of a shootout between two men as the boy attended a birthday party. More>>

    James Corden Named Host of 'Late, Late Show'

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    CBS confirmed Monday that 36-year-old James Corden taking over for Craig Ferguson. More>>

    Obama to Outline Plan to Fight ISIS

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    President Obama has taken a beating for not moving decisively against the Islamic militants in Syria and Iraq, known as ISIS, or as the president says, ISIL. More>>

    Al Shabaab Launches Attack

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    Al Shabaab launches first attack since founder killed by U.S.

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    A New Prince Or Princess

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    British royal couple expecting second child More>>

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    • Casting Call For Movie In Fairhope

      Casting Call For Movie In Fairhope

      Friday, September 12 2014 10:00 AM EDT2014-09-12 14:00:47 GMT
      People along the Gulf Coast have a second chance to land a small part in a horror movie filming once again in Fairhope.The movie, starring Kate Bosworth, is expected to be released in March. The film crew is back in Baldwin County and looking for more actors. They were here last fall for about two months.The directoris currently re-shooting some of the scenes. The movie's producer needs specific types of actors / actressesstarting Saturday through next week. The extras must be 21 to 35 and pe...
      People along the Gulf Coast have a second chance to land a small part in a horror movie filming once again in Fairhope.The movie, starring Kate Bosworth, is expected to be released in March. The film crew is back in Baldwin County and looking for more actors. They were here last fall for about two months.The directoris currently re-shooting some of the scenes. The movie's producer needs specific types of actors / actressesstarting Saturday through next week. The extras must be 21 to 35 and pe...
    • Plane From Mobile Searched at Houston Airport

      Plane From Mobile Searched at Houston Airport

      Thursday, September 11 2014 1:41 PM EDT2014-09-11 17:41:36 GMT
      Officials say the plane flew from Mobile to Houston early this morning, and an unknown substance/container was found.
      Officials say the plane flew from Mobile to Houston early this morning, and an unknown substance/container was found.
    • Alabama Power Warns Customers of New Type of Scam

      Alabama Power Warns Customers of New Type of Scam

      Saturday, September 13 2014 3:27 PM EDT2014-09-13 19:27:55 GMT
       Alabama Power Co. is warning its customers to be on the lookout for a new type of scam.
       Alabama Power Co. is warning its customers to be on the lookout for a new type of scam.
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    • USS Alabama Celebrates 50 Years In Mobile Bay

      USS Alabama Celebrates 50 Years In Mobile Bay

      Sunday, September 14 2014 6:11 PM EDT2014-09-14 22:11:00 GMT
      Folks reflected on the historic battleship as well as the president's handling of the terror group Isis.
      Folks reflected on the historic battleship as well as the president's handling of the terror group Isis.
    • USA Football Fans Show Pride After Loss

      USA Football Fans Show Pride After Loss

      Sunday, September 14 2014 10:36 AM EDT2014-09-14 14:36:41 GMT
      Whether they were pulling for USA or Mississippi State, the nearly 40-thousand fans had one thing in common today. They were ready for some football! News 5's Tiffany McCall reports.
      Whether they were pulling for USA or Mississippi State, the nearly 40-thousand fans had one thing in common today. They were ready for some football! News 5's Tiffany McCall reports.
    • Mississippi St Rolls Past South Alabama

      Mississippi St Rolls Past South Alabama

      Saturday, September 13 2014 7:46 PM EDT2014-09-13 23:46:52 GMT
      Dak Prescott rushed, threw and caught a touchdown pass for the second time in his career as Mississippi State downed South Alabama 35-3 at Ladd-Peebles Stadium on Saturday.
      Dak Prescott rushed, threw and caught a touchdown pass for the second time in his career as Mississippi State downed South Alabama 35-3 at Ladd-Peebles Stadium on Saturday.
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    • SEC Dominates This Week's Top 25

      SEC Dominates This Week's Top 25

      Sunday, September 14 2014 3:03 PM EDT2014-09-14 19:03:08 GMT
      The SEC has a total of 8 teams in this week's Top 25.
      The SEC has a total of 8 teams in this week's Top 25.
    • Sims Leads No. 3 Alabama Past Southern Miss, 52-12

      Sims Leads No. 3 Alabama Past Southern Miss, 52-12

      Saturday, September 13 2014 10:54 PM EDT2014-09-14 02:54:18 GMT
      Blake Sims passed for two touchdowns and rushed for a third in three quarters and might have staked his claim as No. 3 Alabama's undisputed starting quarterback in a 52-12 victory over Southern Miss on Saturday night.
      Blake Sims passed for two touchdowns and rushed for a third in three quarters and might have staked his claim as No. 3 Alabama's undisputed starting quarterback in a 52-12 victory over Southern Miss on Saturday night.
    • Casino Seeks to Break AG's Winning Streak

      Casino Seeks to Break AG's Winning Streak

      Saturday, September 13 2014 7:43 PM EDT2014-09-13 23:43:29 GMT
      VictoryLand casino is trying to break the attorney general's winning streak in a series of cases involving gambling machines seized in raids.
      VictoryLand casino is trying to break the attorney general's winning streak in a series of cases involving gambling machines seized in raids.
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    • Hundreds flee 2 California wildfires

      Hundreds flee 2 California wildfires

      Monday, September 15 2014 4:20 AM EDT2014-09-15 08:20:35 GMT
      Two raging wildfires in California forced hundreds of people to evacuate their homes, including one near a lakeside resort town that burned nearly two dozen structures.
      Two raging wildfires in California forced hundreds of people to evacuate their homes, including one near a lakeside resort town that burned nearly two dozen structures.
    • Civil War officer's heroism earns Medal of Honor

      Civil War officer's heroism earns Medal of Honor

      Monday, September 15 2014 4:01 AM EDT2014-09-15 08:01:44 GMT
      After an act of Congress and years of lobbying by descendants and admirers, a Union Army officer who made the ultimate sacrifice more than 150 years ago will be recognized for his heroism when President Barack...
      After an act of Congress and years of lobbying by descendants and admirers, a Union Army officer who made the ultimate sacrifice more than 150 years ago will be recognized for his heroism when President Barack Obama grants...
    • Police detain 'Django Unchained' actress in LA

      Police detain 'Django Unchained' actress in LA

      Monday, September 15 2014 3:51 AM EDT2014-09-15 07:51:11 GMT
      An actress who appeared in "Django Unchained" was handcuffed by police responding to a report of indecent exposure.
      Actress Daniele Watts, who appeared in "Django Unchained," is complaining that she was handcuffed and briefly put in the back of a squad car after a public display of affection with her white companion.
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    • Scottish independence could mean messy divorce

      Scottish independence could mean messy divorce

      Monday, September 15 2014 5:20 AM EDT2014-09-15 09:20:41 GMT
      How do you divorce after a 300-year union? It's complicated, and there is a deadline.
      How do you divorce after a 300-year union? It's complicated, and there is a deadline.
    • 'No time to lose' in global push against militants

      'No time to lose' in global push against militants

      Monday, September 15 2014 5:10 AM EDT2014-09-15 09:10:59 GMT
      Reconnaissance planes at the ready, France called together diplomats to come up with a coherent global strategy Monday to combat extremists from the Islamic State group, minus the two countries who share most of...
      With reconnaissance planes already in action, France's president said there was "no time to lose" in the global push to combat extremists from the Islamic State group as he opened an international conference to attack...
    • Egypt's most prominent activist released on bail

      Egypt's most prominent activist released on bail

      Monday, September 15 2014 5:10 AM EDT2014-09-15 09:10:53 GMT
      Relatives say that Egypt's most prominent activist who is standing retrial after being sentenced to 15 years in prison for violating to the country's draconian protest law, has been released on bail.
      Relatives say that Egypt's most prominent activist who is standing retrial after being sentenced to 15 years in prison for violating to the country's draconian protest law, has been released on bail.
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    • Plain Gardening: Butterflies

      Plain Gardening: Butterflies

      Friday, September 12 2014 5:36 PM EDT2014-09-12 21:36:35 GMT
      Plain Gardening starts under the beautiful Bruce Larsen butterfly sculpture at Mobile Botanical Gardens—that fits right in with today's topic.
      Plain Gardening starts under the beautiful Bruce Larsen butterfly sculpture at Mobile Botanical Gardens—that fits right in with today's topic.
    • Plain Gardening: Naked Ladies

      Plain Gardening: Naked Ladies

      Friday, August 29 2014 3:06 PM EDT2014-08-29 19:06:22 GMT
      Today on Plain Gardening, Bill Finch of Mobile Botanical Gardens is talking about NAKED LADIES!
      Today on Plain Gardening, Bill Finch of Mobile Botanical Gardens is talking about NAKED LADIES!
    • Plain Gardening: Three Citrus Problems

      Plain Gardening: Three Citrus Problems

      Thursday, August 28 2014 3:35 PM EDT2014-08-28 19:35:25 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.
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