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Jussie Smollett granted bail, accused of staging attack on himself

CHICAGO, Illinois - U.S. actor Jussie Smollett was granted bail on Thursday after appearing in a Chicago court charged with ...

Apartment buildings and warehouses destroyed in deadly fire in Dhaka

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Scores of people have died tragically in a fire that has ripped through apartment buildings, a restaurant ...

Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders picks Muslim to lead campaign

MONTPELIER, Vermont - Soon after announcing he is having another tilt at the presidency, U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders has named a ...

White House calls ex top FBI official a 'liar and leaker'

NEW YORK, New York - The FBI began an investigation into whether U.S. President Donald Trump was a Russian agent, ...

Police in Western Australia make arrests, seize cash and cocaine

PERTH, Western Australia - An international drug ring operating in the West Australian capital of Perth has been dismantled. In ...

Trump plans to provide 'highly sensitive' nuclear technology to Saudis

WASHINGTON DC - A U.S. Congressional committee is exploring whether the Trump administration is planning to provide Saudi Arabia with ...

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National Engineers Week Alabama Power Spotlight: Jodi Franklin Center

The Anniston-based Distribution engineer loves problem-solving and a challenge. ...

James Spann: Cold, soaking rain with thunder hits Alabama Center

Wednesday will be considerably warmer with rain and storms continuing. ...

Alabama Legacy Moment: Fred Shuttlesworth Center

He founded the SCLC with Ralph Abernathy and Martin Luther King Jr. ...

James Spann: More rain, potentially strong storms for Alabama today Center

The high today will be in the 60s for most of the state. ...

Federally driven environmental mandates force retirement of Plant Gorgas Center

The Walker County plant has operated for more than 100 years. ...

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Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders picks Muslim to lead campaign

MONTPELIER, Vermont - Soon after announcing he is having another tilt at the presidency, U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders has named a ...


Trump, Erdogan discuss on phone US troop withdrawal from Syria

Ankara [Turkey] Feb 22 (ANI): United States President Donald Trump and Turkish President TayyipErdogan, during a telephone call, on Thursday ...


Flash Floods, Heavy Rains Kill 26 In Pakistan

Flash floods and heavy winter rains have killed at least 26 people in Pakistan's southwest and central regions, officials said ...


U.S. Embassy Demands Access To Detained American Investor In Russia

The U.S. Embassy in Moscow is demanding that Russia give U.S. diplomats immediate access to American investment-fund manager Michael Calvey, ...


Cheers, Chants For Soccer Player Defending 'Ordinary Iranians'

Fans in the Iranian capital gave rousing cheers to a footballer in his first match since being summoned to answer ...


Iran To Hold Navy Drills In Strait of Hormuz

Iran will hold a three-day navy drill in and around the strategic Strait of Hormuz this weekend, according to state ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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