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Alabama bill would increase penalties on pet owners for dog attacks

Dog owners would face stiffer penalties for attacks by their pets under legislation supported by a top Alabama House Republican. Majority Leader Nathaniel Ledbetter (R-Rainesville) announced


As snow coats roads in Deep South, Louisiana freeway closes

ATLANTA (AP) -- Forecasters say snow falling in Louisiana during the pre-dawn hours prompted the closure of an interstate as a winter weather system ...


Multiple vehicle fire under investigation in Center Point

CENTER POINT, AL (WBRC) - An early morning fire at a Center Point business is under investigation.Fire crews received a call around 4:30 a.m. ...


Trial set to begin in ex-NFL player's road-rage killing

FILE - This undated file photo released by the Jefferson Parish Sheriff';s Office shows Ronald Gasser, accused of killing former NFL running back Joe McKnight ...


Slow-moving landslide has Washington town on high alert

In this Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, photo, James Gleeson, a surveyor with the Washington State Department of Transportation, takes measurements from the shoulder of Interstate ...


State police: 4 officers hurt in shooting in South Carolina

Four officers, including three deputies, were shot and wounded while responding to a domestic call in South Carolina. State Law Enforcement Division spokesman Thom Berry ...


Report: Death of Penn student investigated as act of rage

FILE--This undated file photo provided by the Orange County Sheriff';s Department shows Blaze Bernstein. A suspect has been arrested in the death of 19-year-old University ...


New York City sets affordable homes record: 24,500 financed in 2017

NEW YORK -- Officials say New York City created or preserved over 24,500 affordable homes last year, breaking a record for the nation's biggest city.Mayor ...


AP source: Colts closing in on deal to hire Josh McDaniels

INDIANAPOLIS — New England Patriots offensive co-ordinator Josh McDaniels could soon be on the other side of an AFC rivalry. A person familiar ...


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Molly's Game
Molly's Game, which marks the directorial debut of screenwriter, television creator, and playwright Aaron Sorkin, is based on the book of the same title by Molly Bloom, who, in the early 2000s when she was only in her mid-20s, found ...

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Hotel Galvez, Galveston, Texas

Coming off Highway 45, about an hour's drive and 50 miles south of Houston, and as we approached Galveston my thoughts went back the ...

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