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Good afternoon from the desk of Janet Hall. Here are the stories we’re working on for WBRC FOX6 News this evening.

Crimson Tide vs. Clemson

The hour is near for the battle for the College Football Playoff National Championship. We’ll have live reports from Phoenix where the Crimson Tide is preparing to take on the Clemson Tigers. We’ll also show you how football fans are preparing to watch the game. See it all in our newscasts and also in a special 30 minute report beginning at 6 p.m. tonight.

Mike Hubbard asked to step down

Alabama House Speaker Mike Hubbard is rejecting calls from the Alabama Republican Party’s Steering Committee for him to step down pending his corruption trial. We’ll have reaction from fellow republicans and political experts.

Alan Hunter remembers David Bowie

Birmingham native Alan Hunter talks about his surprise at learning of the death of music legend, David Bowie. Hunter is one of MTV’s original VJ’s and appeared in one of Bowie’s early music videos.

Those stories and more beginning at 5 p.m. on WBRC FOX6 News. 

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