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Woman Contracts Flesh-Eating Bacteria While Fishing Off Alabama Coast

A 70-year-old woman nearly lost her hand after contracting flesh-eating bacteria while fishing with her husband on Alabama’s Gulf Coast last week. The unidentified woman reportedly reached into a bucket of live shrimp bait and pricked the back of her hand, though it was not clea...


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Muslim Family Says McDonald's Employees Deliberately Hid Bacon in McChicken Sandwiches

A Muslim organization is calling for the firing of McDonald’s employees in Decatur, Ala., after a Muslim family claimed to have found pieces of bacon hidden in their McChicken sandwiches. "The bacon was either on top of the chicken or hidden underneath ...


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Sex Offender Teacher Caught Trying to be 'Class Mom'

A former Alabama high school teacher who pleaded guilty in 2014 to sending sexual text messages to a teenage male student has been locked up again. Authorities in Blount County arrested 35-year-old Crystal Gilliland Clowdus on Wednesday after she was di...


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Firebrand Jurist Moore Wins GOP Primary Runoff in Alabama

Firebrand jurist Roy Moore won the Alabama Republican primary runoff for U.S. Senate on Tuesday, defeating an appointed incumbent backed by President Donald Trump and allies of Sen. Mitch McConnell. In an upset likely to rock the GOP establishment, Moore clinched victory over Sen. Luther ...


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Alabama Girl, 3, Falls Into Ice Cream Shop's Grease Pit, Drowns

A young girl was playing with family members at an ice cream shop in Alabama -- when she suddenly fell into a six-foot-deep grease pit and drowned, the ...


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