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Birmingham protesters speak out against seed company Monsanto, genetically ... - al.com (blog)

Sat, 05/25/2013 - 22:03

Birmingham protesters speak out against seed company Monsanto, genetically ...
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March Against Monsanto Birmingham's "March Against Monsanto" in Rhodes Park was one of more than 250 marches and rallies held today across the globe. Protesters emphasized the dangers of genetically modified organisms, or GMOS, and companies ...

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Ala. man guilty in Miss. slaying - Alabama's News Leader

Sat, 05/25/2013 - 21:28

Ala. man guilty in Miss. slaying
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Birmingham, AL - "Three Hots and A Cot" hosts the Birmingham Freedom Festival at the Crestwood Festival Center. In light of Memorial Day weekend, the "Three Hots and A Cot" organization is having a majorMore >>. "Three Hots and A Cot" hosts the ...

Police: Ala. man shot dead after traffic collision - Alabama's News Leader

Sat, 05/25/2013 - 17:48

Police: Ala. man shot dead after traffic collision
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Police: Ala. man shot dead after traffic collision - ABC 33/40 - Birmingham News, Weather, Sports. Member Center: Create Account|; Log In; Manage Account|; Log Out. SITE SEARCH WEB SEARCH BY Google. Home · Contact Us · Our Team · Job Center ...

'True Blood,' 'Walking Dead' fans have reason to visit Alabama Phoenix ... - The Birmingham News - al.com

Sat, 05/25/2013 - 14:54

'True Blood,' 'Walking Dead' fans have reason to visit Alabama Phoenix ...
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Some of us are never going to strut as a Stormtrooper, knit a "Dr. Who" scarf or create a family sigil, in homage to "Game of Thrones." Role-playing isn't everyone's cup of tea -- although we suspect that even the most laid-back ...

Birmingham area parents and pastors speak out on Boy Scouts policy to allow ... - al.com (blog)

Fri, 05/24/2013 - 23:24

Birmingham area parents and pastors speak out on Boy Scouts policy to allow ...
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Aaron Thrasher became a Cub Scout when he was 7-years-old and earned his Eagle Scout - the highest honor for a Boy Scout - when he was 16. Now at age 30, the Pleasant Grove man was hoping his 8-year-old son, who is in ...

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Obama OKs Congressional Gold Medal for 4 girls killed in 1963 Birmingham, Ala ... - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Fri, 05/24/2013 - 21:43

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Obama OKs Congressional Gold Medal for 4 girls killed in 1963 Birmingham, Ala ...
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Birmingham Ala. Mayor William Bell, left, Dr. Sharon Malone, Attorney General Eric Holder, and Rep. Terri Sewell, D-Ala. sponsor of the bill, listen as President Barack Obama speaks to the media before signing a bill designating the Congressional Gold ...
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Tuskegee clinic says Birmingham Health Care and its employees ... - al.com (blog)

Fri, 05/24/2013 - 19:14

Tuskegee clinic says Birmingham Health Care and its employees ...
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- After a series of audits, a Tuskegee community health center has added "misappropriation of funds" to its list of allegations against Birmingham Health Care, according to the latest court filing. Central Alabama Comprehensive ...

In Birmingham metro area, 18 percent of same-sex couples are raising children ... - al.com (blog)

Fri, 05/24/2013 - 18:57

In Birmingham metro area, 18 percent of same-sex couples are raising children ...
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- In the Birmingham-Hoover metropolitan area, 18 percent of same-sex couples are raising children, according to a recent study by the Williams Institute. Among metro areas with populations greater than 1 million, there were 11 ...

Search on for gunman who robbed Dollar General in Birmingham today - al.com (blog)

Fri, 05/24/2013 - 14:59

Search on for gunman who robbed Dollar General in Birmingham today
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Lawmen are searching for a lone gunman who robbed an east Birmingham store this morning. Birmingham police spokesman Sgt. Johnny Williams Jr. said the robber entered Dollar General on Pinson Valley Parkway about 8:30 ...

Birmingham native named 2013 Children's Miracle Network Hospitals Ala ... - CBS42

Fri, 05/24/2013 - 14:29

Birmingham native named 2013 Children's Miracle Network Hospitals Ala ...
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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) —Naomi Pitts has been named Children's Miracle Network Hospitals Alabama Champion for 2013. As state champion, Naomi will serve as a fundraising and awareness ambassador for Children's of Alabama. Pitts, an eighth grader ...

Change your current location » - The Birmingham News - al.com

Fri, 05/24/2013 - 12:39

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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow, known for his outspoken Christian faith, will headline a Birmingham men's retreat on Father's Day weekend at the BJCC. Tebow will speak at the Gridiron Men's Conference set for June 14-15 at ...

Birmingham murder victim Ashley Lane was loving and caring, sister says - al.com (blog)

Fri, 05/24/2013 - 11:39

Birmingham murder victim Ashley Lane was loving and caring, sister says
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -It's been more than two weeks since Ashley Lane was killed, and police said they don't know much more today than they did the day the 37-year-old woman's body was found on a Woodlawn sidewalk. "Basically this is a whodunit,'' ...

Birmingham traffic and gas report: Friday, May 24, 2013 - al.com (blog)

Fri, 05/24/2013 - 11:05

Birmingham traffic and gas report: Friday, May 24, 2013
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Traffic is congested on I-59 northbound just before the 77th Avenue exit about 3 p.m. in Birmingham, Ala., Tuesday, April 30, 2013. Eastbound traffic on I-20 is detoured to this section of the highway due to construction. (Mark Almond/malmond@al.com) ...

Birmingham Budweiser to sponsor home brewing contest - al.com

Thu, 05/23/2013 - 21:16

Birmingham Budweiser to sponsor home brewing contest
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama – Birmingham Budweiser will sponsor a home brewing competition in celebration of the passage of Alabama's “Right to Brew” law, the distributor said today. Gov. Robert Bentley signed the home brewing bill into law on May 9, ending ...

Kiwanis Club of Birmingham selects its 2013 Athletic Award winners - The Birmingham News - al.com

Thu, 05/23/2013 - 20:45

Kiwanis Club of Birmingham selects its 2013 Athletic Award winners
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- The Kiwanis Club of Birmingham honored 17 area high school athletes on Tuesday during its annual awards luncheon at The Harbert Center in downtown Birmingham. The Kiwanis criteria recognizes the top senior student-athletes ...

Man electrocuted in Birmingham during construction work identified - al.com (blog)

Thu, 05/23/2013 - 14:34

Man electrocuted in Birmingham during construction work identified
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Authorities today released the identity of a man electrocuted Wednesday in the Forest Park and South Avondale area of Birmingham. The Jefferson County Coroner's Office identified the man as 61-year-old Harlen Miles of Jasper.

The Boost: Birmingham cranks up the geek factor with fun Phoenix Fest - al.com (blog)

Thu, 05/23/2013 - 12:19

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The Boost: Birmingham cranks up the geek factor with fun Phoenix Fest
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Enlarge Joe Songer | jsonger@al.com BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- The Alabama Incident Management Team holds a joint exercise with Jefferson County EMA, Fire Departments in Jefferson County and Homeland Security. The two day exercise involves a gas ...

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CBS 42 in Birmingham makes several on-air personnel moves - The Birmingham News - al.com

Thu, 05/23/2013 - 12:15

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CBS 42 in Birmingham makes several on-air personnel moves
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -– Viewers of Birmingham's CBS 42 have noticed several personnel changes over the past few weeks, as news anchor Ken Lass and morning host Brooke Smith are no longer with the station and meteorologist Mark Prater has ...

Birmingham traffic and gas report: Thursday, May 23, 2013 - al.com (blog)

Thu, 05/23/2013 - 11:01

Birmingham traffic and gas report: Thursday, May 23, 2013
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Traffic is congested on I-59 northbound just before the 77th Avenue exit about 3 p.m. in Birmingham, Ala., Tuesday, April 30, 2013. Eastbound traffic on I-20 is detoured to this section of the highway due to construction.The Birmingham News file photo ...

Oklahoma tornado: Birmingham Community Foundation points to sister ... - al.com (blog)

Wed, 05/22/2013 - 22:51

Oklahoma tornado: Birmingham Community Foundation points to sister ...
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - On April 8, 1998, an F5 tornado touched down in Tuscaloosa County and traveled east, ripping a path three-quarters of a mile wide through parts of Birmingham and its western suburbs, killing 32. At that time, the Community ...