Man sentenced to life in prison for beating death of elderly Tuscaloosa man

Clifford Madison was convicted in June for the murder of Emmett Kyzer in 2016.

  Father of 6 dies after wave hits him at N.C. beach

His wife said he was playing on Oak Island's beach with three of his kids Thursday when the wave struck him. She said the force of the impact broke his neck.
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  Puerto Rico gov will not seek reelection, but won’t resign

Rosselló is facing public furor over an obscenity-laced online chat that showed the governor and his close advisers insulting women and mocking constituents, including victims of Hurricane Maria.

TOP STORIES

Man shot in Birmingham, injuries life threatening

Police arrest two people for drugs in Brookside

Be careful! 8 people injured by lightning strike on Clearwater Beach

Birmingham officer evaluated for injuries after radioing “shots fired” to dispatch

Jasper Mall reopens after bomb threat cleared

Authorities have evacuated the Jasper Mall due to a bomb threat.
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House Republicans vow tough questions for Mueller at hearing

Republicans said they will be focused on making clear that the report represents a "final episode" in the Russia probe.

Man catches thief stealing package from porch, wants help identifying the person

Two people struck by lightning at Smith Lake Park

Tuscaloosa teen shot in the face while walking down street

ADPH partners with state group to share which fish are safe to eat

Authorities locate missing Bibb Co. woman

  FBI now tracking police use-of-force cases

Record-breaking crowds expected for Alabama’s tax-free weekend

  New JCSO team targets high-crime areas

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Newborn left on apartment doorstep in Florida

Police are investigating, and the Florida Department of Children and Families was notified.

SPORTS

Alabama picked to win SEC by media; Preseason All-SEC teams released

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  Huntsville’s Rage Room allows you to shatter stress

  More than 4,000 students were exempt from vaccinations for religious reasons last school year

  New mentor program for students with disabilities

  Fireworks victim hoping to raise awareness

Prison medical staff saves K9 that fell ill during raid

An Alabama Department of Corrections K9 is recovering after falling ill during a prison contraband raid Thursday night.
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  Heat and humidity grip East Coast as Midwest gets reprieve

Portions of the Central Plains and Mississippi Valley and much of the East Coast were still expected to see temperatures approaching nearly 100 degrees Fahrenheit (38 degrees Celsius).

After 15 days, search for Kelsey Starling suspended indefinitely

  New Birmingham police officers not deterred by shooting of Officer Stafford

  Birmingham PD graduation class largest to date

  Weaver mayor proposes corporate donors pay for splash pad

CENTRAL ALABAMA

  New JCSO team targets high-crime areas

  New mentor program for students with disabilities

  Fireworks victim hoping to raise awareness

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