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Is the U.S. doing enough to screen Syrian refugees? Hear from DHS' Jeh Johnson at 5 a.m.

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Good morning from the digital desk! Here are some of the stories and segments you'll see this morning on Good Day Alabama:

Jonathan Hardison sits down with Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson to discuss screening measures when it comes to Syrian refugees entering the country.

As one of the largest retailers moves out of Fairfield, a meeting to discuss the city’s financial future was canceled after only three city council members showed up. Walmart is scheduled to close its doors on Thursday, possibly leaving over 200 employees out of a job.

The man who died in a weekend house fire in Adamsville died a hero, according to the city’s mayor. Mayor Pam Palmer revealed that 20-year-old Kenneth Hines was able to wake every relative in the home on Veteran’s Memorial Drive once he realized that it was on fire. He went back in to help his elderly aunt, but neither were able to escape. Two children also died in the fire.

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