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Convention missteps renew concerns about Trump and governing - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Convention missteps renew concerns about Trump and governing
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Trump took a bizarre look backward at what was billed as a post-convention thank you reception Friday for supporters and staff at his Cleveland hotel. Reviewing one of the ugliest chapters of the nomination contest, Trump mentioned Cruz's father ...

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July 23rd, 2016
Hillary Clinton announces VP decision - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Hillary Clinton announces VP decision
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
As Clinton prepared to make her VP pick Friday, Trump met with supporters at his convention hotel in Cleveland to run through a long list of thank-yous after the end of his four-day coronation as head of the Republican Party. But rather than stay ...

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7721
July 23rd, 2016
Judge inclined to deny Trump's request to dismiss lawsuit - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Judge inclined to deny Trump's request to dismiss lawsuit
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The lawsuits allege that Trump University gave seminars and classes in hotel ballrooms across the country that were like infomercials, constantly pressuring customers to buy more and, in the end, failing to deliver. Cohen went to a three-day seminar in ...

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7720
July 23rd, 2016
Trump takes time from victory lap to swat at Ted Cruz - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Trump takes time from victory lap to swat at Ted Cruz
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The invitation-only event, billed as a thank-you reception for supporters and staff at Trump's Cleveland hotel, at first looked like it would simply consist of Trump and his running mate, Mike Pence, making perfunctory remarks saluting the convention ...

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7719
July 23rd, 2016
Chris Stapleton sells out show in two hours - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Chris Stapleton sells out show in two hours
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Records indicate that many of the tickets purchased today were from out of town, so the away-game football week, with the show on a Thursday, could be a chance for Tuscaloosa to showcase itself, Bobo said. "Maybe some folks who'll book hotel stays, and ...

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7718
July 23rd, 2016
Trump, now GOP nominee, returns to fighting former foe Cruz - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Trump, now GOP nominee, returns to fighting former foe Cruz
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The invite-only event, billed as a thank you reception for supporters and staff at Trump's Cleveland hotel at first looked like it would simply consist of Trump and his running mate, Mike Pence, making perfunctory remarks saluting the convention and ...

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7717
July 22nd, 2016
Democratic delegates cram into hotel rooms to cut high costs - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Democratic delegates cram into hotel rooms to cut high costs
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Some delegates to the Democratic National Convention are squeezing up to five to a room as they face hotel bills running in the thousands of dollars. A delegate from California says her room costs nearly $4,000 for five nights.

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7716
July 22nd, 2016
The Mom Stop: Taking a brief break from parenting - Burlington Times News -

Burlington Times News

The Mom Stop: Taking a brief break from parenting
Burlington Times News
The first night in a hotel, I heard a loud noise from outside and sprang up from a deep sleep because I was convinced that our 1-year-old daughter had fallen out of our crib. It took me about 30 seconds to realize where I was and that my daughter was ...

7715
July 22nd, 2016
'Mr. Robot,''Suicide Squad' debut in VR form at Comic-Con - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

'Mr. Robot,' 'Suicide Squad' debut in VR form at Comic-Con
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Other entertainment properties with VR experiences on display at this week's Comic-Con include FX's "American Horror Story: Hotel," MTV's "Teen Wolf," Amazon's "The Man in the High Castle" and TBS' "Conan," which requires fans to don giant cartoon ...

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7714
July 21st, 2016
SPORTS BRIFES: SSU tabs Spain native as tennis coach - Savannah Morning News -

Savannah Morning News

SPORTS BRIFES: SSU tabs Spain native as tennis coach
Savannah Morning News
He underwent a stem cell transplant for multiple myeloma at Emory University's Winship Cancer Institute on June 27. He was released from the hospital on July 8 and was cleared Wednesday to return home to Tuscaloosa after nearly two weeks of outpatient ...

7713
July 21st, 2016
These Alabama headstones have intriguing backstories - AL.com -

AL.com

These Alabama headstones have intriguing backstories
AL.com
Information was scant on the daughter of Bob and Suckey Catlen, but a 1947 article in The Tuscaloosa News says they were an African American family and Suckey worked as a waitress at the Harrogate Springs Resort Hotel, a three-story building on the ...

7712
July 21st, 2016
Most missed the real point - The Franklin Sun -

Most missed the real point
The Franklin Sun
Anyway, Finebaum was talking with Saban on his radio show after the thousand writers in the big room at a Hoover, Al., hotel failed to ask the coach about Cam Robinson and Hootie Jones. Finebaum, who has had a love/hate relationship with the coach for ...

7711
July 21st, 2016
The Mom Stop: Taking a brief break from parenting - The Northwest Florida Daily News -

The Northwest Florida Daily News

The Mom Stop: Taking a brief break from parenting
The Northwest Florida Daily News
The first night in a hotel, I heard a loud noise from outside and sprang up from a deep sleep because I was convinced that our 1-year-old daughter had fallen out of our crib. It took me about 30 seconds to realize where I was and that my daughter was ...

7710
July 21st, 2016
Taylor Swift defends herself in latest beef with Kanye - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Taylor Swift defends herself in latest beef with Kanye
Tuscaloosa Magazine
FILE - In this May 10, 2016 file photo, Taylor Swift accepts the BMI Taylor Swift Award at the 64th annual BMI Pop Awards at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. After Kim Kardashian posted video of a call between Kanye West and Taylor ...

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7709
July 21st, 2016
The Latest: Arrestee involved in original flag burning case - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

The Latest: Arrestee involved in original flag burning case
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The symptoms were first reported July 14 as logistics members arrived at a hotel about an hour west of Cleveland. Health officials are still trying to identify the source. Norovirus can be contracted from an infected person, contaminated food or water ...

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7708
July 21st, 2016
The Mom Stop: Taking a brief break from parenting - Gaston Gazette -

The Mom Stop: Taking a brief break from parenting
Gaston Gazette
The first night in a hotel, I heard a loud noise from outside and sprang up from a deep sleep because I was convinced that our 1-year-old daughter had fallen out of our crib. It took me about 30 seconds to realize where I was and that my daughter was ...

7707
July 20th, 2016
US goes after more than $1B taken from Malaysian fund - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

US goes after more than $1B taken from Malaysian fund
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The Justice Department says the funds that were laundered into the U.S. were used for various assets, including real estate and hotel properties, a jet aircraft, fancy artwork and production of the Oscar-nominated movie, "The Wolf of Wall Street.".

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7706
July 20th, 2016
Breakout gives Tuscaloosa tense team-building experience - The Crimson While -

Breakout gives Tuscaloosa tense team-building experience
The Crimson While
Though Breakout currently hosts four rooms: 'Derailed,' 'Horror Hotel,' 'Detention' and 'Who Dun It?,' the business swaps the rooms out with new ideas each year to keep the puzzle solving fresh. It takes about 3-4 months to create a new room, each with ...

7705
July 20th, 2016
The Mom Stop: Taking a brief break from parenting - Corning Leader -

Corning Leader

The Mom Stop: Taking a brief break from parenting
Corning Leader
The first night in a hotel, I heard a loud noise from outside and sprang up from a deep sleep because I was convinced that our 1-year-old daughter had fallen out of our crib. It took me about 30 seconds to realize where I was and that my daughter was ...

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7704
July 20th, 2016
The Mom Stop: Taking a brief break from parenting - The Daily Telegram -

The Daily Telegram

The Mom Stop: Taking a brief break from parenting
The Daily Telegram
The first night in a hotel, I heard a loud noise from outside and sprang up from a deep sleep because I was convinced that our 1-year-old daughter had fallen out of our crib. It took me about 30 seconds to realize where I was and that my daughter was ...

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7703
July 19th, 2016
The Mom Stop: Taking a brief break from parenting - MetroWest Daily News -

MetroWest Daily News

The Mom Stop: Taking a brief break from parenting
MetroWest Daily News
The first night in a hotel, I heard a loud noise from outside and sprang up from a deep sleep because I was convinced that our 1-year-old daughter had fallen out of our crib. It took me about 30 seconds to realize where I was and that my daughter was ...

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7702
July 19th, 2016
From humble 'skywriter' beginnings, SEC Media Days now huge - Gridiron Now -

Gridiron Now

From humble 'skywriter' beginnings, SEC Media Days now huge
Gridiron Now
I remember visiting Tuscaloosa with the Skywriters and being impressed with how Bryant directed his practice with clockwork precision from atop his famous tower. He had the gaze of an eagle. Florida was re-emerging under Ray Graves; the Gators had a ...

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7701
July 19th, 2016
EU slaps record cartel fine of $3.24 billion on truck firms - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

EU slaps record cartel fine of $3.24 billion on truck firms
Tuscaloosa Magazine
She said the cartel was set up during a meeting of high officials "in a cozy hotel" in Brussels in 1997 and continued for 14 year. Halfway through that time period, lower-level officials took over the cartel's organization through subsidiary companies ...

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7700
July 19th, 2016
Taylor Swift defends herself in latest beef with Kanye - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Taylor Swift defends herself in latest beef with Kanye
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this May 10, 2016 file photo, Taylor Swift accepts the BMI Taylor Swift Award at the 64th annual BMI Pop Awards at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. After Kim Kardashian posted video of a call between Kanye West and Taylor ...

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7699
July 19th, 2016
Alabama's Saban suspends OL Taylor after DUI arrest - Gwinnettdailypost.com -

Gwinnettdailypost.com

Alabama's Saban suspends OL Taylor after DUI arrest
Gwinnettdailypost.com
Taylor, a preseason second-team All-SEC selection, also left the scene of the accident, according to the Tuscaloosa Police Department. He was cited for leaving the scene of an accident. Saban's patience might be wearing thin with Taylor, who started ...
Alabama QB Blake Barnett closes in on 220 pounds 247Sports

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7698
July 18th, 2016
UA Preview - UA News -

UA Preview
UA News
Each year, between 15-20 students learn about social work careers from UA faculty and at job sites in the Tuscaloosa area. The program will host an awards luncheon at 11 a.m. Friday, July 22 at the Hotel Capstone at UA. Over the last five weeks ...

7697
July 18th, 2016
Eddie Jackson right at home at safety for University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Eddie Jackson right at home at safety for University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
University of Alabama player Eddie Jackson moves between interview rooms during SEC Media Days at the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover on July 13. Staff Photo/Gary Cosby Jr. By Sami Harb Special to The Tuscaloosa News ...

7696
July 18th, 2016
Shooter identified as ex-military man who targeted police - WWLTV.com -

WWLTV.com

Shooter identified as ex-military man who targeted police
WWLTV.com
Long served in the U.S. Marines and received an honorable discharge in 2010, CBS News reports, quoting an unnamed military source. Public records indicate that Long has lived in two Missouri cities — Kansas City and Grandview — as well as Tuscaloosa, ...

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7695
July 18th, 2016
OJ Howard not flying under the radar anymore - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

OJ Howard not flying under the radar anymore
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A year ago, Howard made a video where he walked around Tuscaloosa and asked fans whether they thought O.J. Howard should have more of a prominent role in the upcoming season. They answered the question not realizing that they were actually taking ...

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7694
July 17th, 2016
Mobile's Stone Street Baptist Church celebrates 210th anniversary - AL.com -

AL.com

Mobile's Stone Street Baptist Church celebrates 210th anniversary
AL.com
Friday night, the church held a banquet at Asbury Hotel and Suites in Mobile, featuring the Rev. Fred Wolfe ... Vernon Smith, president of the Alabama State Missionary Baptist Convention and pastor of Elizabeth Baptist Church in Tuscaloosa. On Sunday ...

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7693
July 17th, 2016
Questions for Patterson: A guide for Big 12 media - Fort Worth Star Telegram (blog) -

Fort Worth Star Telegram (blog)

Questions for Patterson: A guide for Big 12 media
Fort Worth Star Telegram (blog)
The old Southeastern Conference Skywriters, a group of 40 or so, used to end their visit to Tuscaloosa, Ala., with whiskey at Paul “Bear” Bryant's house. Florida coach Charlie Pell used to throw a pool party. Nowadays, with only 30 minutes to ...

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7692
July 17th, 2016
Young Alabama fan realizes dream of meeting OJ Howard at SEC Media Days - Campus Rush -

Campus Rush

Young Alabama fan realizes dream of meeting OJ Howard at SEC Media Days
Campus Rush
Bradlee Helton stands in the lobby of the Wynfrey Hotel, draped in a white shirt with a crimson "Roll" emblazoned on the front. ... They've been season ticket holders for almost a decade, waking up and heading to Tuscaloosa at 6 a.m. every game day.
Alabama picked to win SEC crown Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Alabama QB battle quietly brewing outside the spotlight AL.com
Paul Finebaum: Alabama coach Nick Saban 'indicated' officers who arrested Tide players were LSU fans The Advocate
TideSports.com  - 247Sports
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7691
July 16th, 2016
Recalling the wackiest play in Alabama's season-shifting game - AL.com -

AL.com

Recalling the wackiest play in Alabama's season-shifting game
AL.com
Making his third start, Kelly threw for 341 yards on 18 of 33 passing with three touchdowns in Tuscaloosa. Given the two straight wins, he was asked if Ole Miss had Alabama's number. "I think so but that's really not what matters," Kelly said. "It ...
SEC Media Days: The Buzz (July 14) Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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7690
July 16th, 2016
Analysis: What does the VP rollout tell us about Trump? - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Analysis: What does the VP rollout tell us about Trump?
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
So, too, did the actual announcement event on Saturday, at which Trump meandered for nearly a half hour on a variety of topics — including an update on the construction of his new hotel in Washington — before finally calling Pence to the stage, only ...

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7689
July 16th, 2016
O.J. Howard not flying under the radar anymore - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Washington Post

O.J. Howard not flying under the radar anymore
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A year ago, Howard made a video where he walked around Tuscaloosa and asked fans whether they thought O.J. Howard should have more of a prominent role in the upcoming season. They answered the question not realizing that they were actually taking ...
Alabama QB Blake Barnett closes in on 220 pounds 247Sports

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7688
July 16th, 2016
Secret chapter of 9/11 inquiry released after 13-year wait - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Secret chapter of 9/11 inquiry released after 13-year wait
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Other individuals named in the document include Saleh al-Hussayen, a Saudi interior ministry official who stayed at the same hotel in Herndon, Virginia, as one of the hijackers. "While al-Hussayen claimed after Sept. 11 not to know the hijackers, FBI ...

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7687
July 16th, 2016
Alabama QB Blake Barnett closes in on 220 pounds - 247Sports -

247Sports

Alabama QB Blake Barnett closes in on 220 pounds
247Sports
With the Wynfrey Hotel and SEC Media Days in the rearview mirror, we learned a little about Alabama and its upcoming 2016-17 football season. From what Nick Saban and the players said, here's what we learned this ... The three players that represented ...

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7686
July 16th, 2016
For Trump, it's about America's ego _ and his own - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

For Trump, it's about America's ego _ and his own
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump was angry: A reporter had the gall to suggest that ego was behind his purchase of New York's famed Plaza Hotel. When he thought about it, though, he decided it was true — and admitted as much in a big, big way.

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7685
July 16th, 2016
Analysis: It's Pence. Wait, maybe. ... OK, now it's sure - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Analysis: It's Pence. Wait, maybe. ... OK, now it's sure
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
So, too, did the actual announcement event on Saturday, at which Trump meandered for nearly a half hour on a variety of topics — including an update on the construction of his new hotel in Washington — before finally calling Pence to the stage, only ...

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7684
July 16th, 2016
US Navy sailor gets 30-month sentence for Okinawa rape - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

US Navy sailor gets 30-month sentence for Okinawa rape
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Kyodo, citing the ruling, says the 24-year-old sailor took the woman to his hotel room and raped her after finding her asleep in the hallway in the early hours of March 13. His arrest inflamed anti-U.S. base sentiment on Okinawa, a southern Japanese ...

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7683
July 15th, 2016
Alabama picked to win SEC crown - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Miami Herald

Alabama picked to win SEC crown
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Alabama picked to win SEC crown. Alabama head coach Nick Saban speaks to the media during 2016 SEC Media Days held at the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover, Ala. on Wednesday, July 13, 2016. Staff Photo/Erin Nelson. By Tommy Deas Executive Sports Editor ...
Young Alabama fan realizes dream of meeting OJ Howard at SEC Media Days Campus Rush
Alabama QB battle quietly brewing outside the spotlight AL.com
Paul Finebaum: Alabama coach Nick Saban 'indicated' officers who arrested Tide players were LSU fans The Advocate
Anniston Star  - TideSports.com
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7682
July 15th, 2016
Allen takes pride in being an Alabama D-lineman - 247Sports -

247Sports

Allen takes pride in being an Alabama D-lineman
247Sports
Even after leading the team with 12 sacks a season ago, the Virginia native is looking to follow in the footsteps of the other great defensive linemen to come through Tuscaloosa. That was a key factor in the former five-star recruit's decision to ...

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7681
July 15th, 2016
Japanese messaging app Line shares surge in debut in Tokyo - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Japanese messaging app Line shares surge in debut in Tokyo
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Line President Takeshi Idezawa told reporters at a Tokyo hotel the listing was aimed at "raising transparency and reliability, and investing in future growth." Line has grown to 218 million users, mostly in Asia, especially Japan. It's growing in the ...

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7680
July 15th, 2016
After 5 straight losses to Alabama, LSU players explain what's gone wrong - AL.com -

AL.com

After 5 straight losses to Alabama, LSU players explain what's gone wrong
AL.com
LSU's Leonard Fornette talks with the media, Thursday, July 14, 2016, at the SEC Media Days at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham - The Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover, Ala. ... Then last November, LSU came to Tuscaloosa unbeaten with a No. 2 ranking. Leonard ...
LSU's Fournette knows attention comes with the territory Anniston Star
After rough 2015 season, LSU's Les Miles back for more Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
For LSU, 'pieces are there' to master new defense The Daily Advertiser

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7679
July 15th, 2016
An out-of-place truck, then screams as Nice attack unfolded - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Irish Independent

An out-of-place truck, then screams as Nice attack unfolded
Tuscaloosa Magazine
"A lot of them had been dragged under the lorry and were not recognizable," English tourist Simon Coates, who was cycling back to his hotel when the truck approached, told the BBC. "I saw some dreadful things. It was like a chamber of horrors. Every ...
France's truck attack marks deadly twist in European terror Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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7678
July 15th, 2016
White Sox rookie Tim Anderson exudes a quiet confidence - Chicago Tribune -

Chicago Tribune

White Sox rookie Tim Anderson exudes a quiet confidence
Chicago Tribune
He stayed in the hotel room with us. He didn't ... Lucille and Roger Brown, a home health-care worker and a recent retiree from a Tuscaloosa steel plant, raised Anderson as their own with their three children from the time he was a few days old ...

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7677
July 15th, 2016
CECIL HURT: Suddenly, there is a change in Hugh Freeze's demeanor - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

CECIL HURT: Suddenly, there is a change in Hugh Freeze's demeanor
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze enters the main media room to speak to the media during SEC Media Days at The Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover Thursday, July 14, 2016. Staff Photo/Gary Cosby Jr.

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7676
July 14th, 2016
Possible glitch sends "Pokemon Go" players to S. Korean city - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Possible glitch sends "Pokemon Go" players to S. Korean city
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Local restaurants, hotels and businesses are trying to capitalize on the sudden craze by luring tourists with photos of Pikachu and other monsters in their backyard and promising free gifts to the Pokemon "trainers." The mayor pledged to increase free ...

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7675
July 14th, 2016
SEC Media Days: The Buzz (July 14) - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

SEC Media Days: The Buzz (July 14)
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze speaks to the media during SEC Media Days at The Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover Thursday, July 14, 2016. Staff Photo/Gary Cosby Jr. By Tommy Deas Executive Sports Editor ...

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7674
July 14th, 2016
Major event weekend expected to draw crowds to Birmingham - Alabama's News Leader -

Alabama's News Leader

Major event weekend expected to draw crowds to Birmingham
Alabama's News Leader
“It's the first weekend we've ever had trouble finding a hotel room,” explained Bruce. And that could be due to all the ... Saturday night at Legacy Arena, Tuscaloosa's Deonte Wilder will take the ring to defend his heavy weight title. The convention ...

7673
July 14th, 2016
SEC Media Days: The Buzz (July 13) - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Washington Post

SEC Media Days: The Buzz (July 13)
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
SEC Media Days: The Buzz (July 13). Kentucky head coach Mark Stoops speaks to the media during 2016 SEC Media Days held at the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover, Ala. on Wednesday, July 13, 2016. Staff Photo/Erin Nelson ...
SEC Football Media Days links from first day Lexington Herald Leader (blog)

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7672
July 14th, 2016
SEC Media Days: Outtakes (July 14) - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

SEC Media Days: Outtakes (July 14)
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
SEC Media Days: Outtakes (July 14). South Carolina coach Will Muschamp speaks to the media during SEC Media Days at The Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover Thursday, July 14, 2016. Staff Photo/Gary Cosby Jr.

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7671
July 14th, 2016
D&C with Tom E. Curran - Tom Brady's legacy appears forever stained (nationally) 7-14-16 - WEEI.com -

D&C with Tom E. Curran - Tom Brady's legacy appears forever stained (nationally) 7-14-16
WEEI.com
I have had it not for the scrap its not gonna make any difference even at the Supreme Court hears it turns it over people and you know Tuscaloosa and your you have a little lawyer gonna say Tom Brady what YJ. Tired though was tired. Of how well down ...

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7670
July 14th, 2016
SEC Media Days: Outtakes (July 13) - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Washington Post

SEC Media Days: Outtakes (July 13)
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
SEC Media Days: Outtakes (July 13). Arkansas linebacker Brooks Ellis speaks to the media during 2016 SEC Media Days held at the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover, Ala. on Wednesday, July 13, 2016. Staff Photo/Erin Nelson ...
SEC Football Media Days links from first day Lexington Herald Leader (blog)

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7669
July 14th, 2016
Nick Saban defends disciplinary action of Cam Robinson, Hootie Jones - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Washington Post

Nick Saban defends disciplinary action of Cam Robinson, Hootie Jones
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Alabama head coach Nick Saban defends Cam Robinson after an interview with Paul Finebaum on ESPN's SEC Network during 2016 SEC Media Days held at the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover, Ala. on Wednesday, July 13, 2016. Staff Photo/Erin Nelson.
Paul Finebaum: Alabama coach Nick Saban 'indicated' officers who arrested Tide players were LSU fans The Advocate
Alabama notebook: Saban: 'I don't really care to answer the critics' Anniston Star
Kirby Smart: Nick Saban 'will coach for a long time' 247Sports

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7668
July 14th, 2016
No kind goodbye for 'Good Wife,''Idol' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

No kind goodbye for 'Good Wife,' 'Idol'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Lady Gaga won a Golden Globe and was considered a potential nominee for her role in the limited series "American Horror Story: Hotel," but she'll have to settle for competing for Grammys. "Modern Family" was nominated for best comedy — no surprise ...

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7667
July 14th, 2016
LSU's Fournette knows attention comes with the territory - Anniston Star -

Anniston Star

LSU's Fournette knows attention comes with the territory
Anniston Star
A 30-16 loss to the Crimson Tide in Tuscaloosa saw Fournette gain just 31 yards on 19 carries and sent the Tigers into a downward spiral. LSU went on to lose its following two games, falling 31-14 to Arkansas before a 38-17 defeat to Ole Miss. In the ...

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7666
July 14th, 2016
Nick Saban seeks answers heading into fall camp - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Nick Saban seeks answers heading into fall camp
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
University of Alabama coach Nick Saban arrives amid a swirl of media and fans during SEC Media Days at the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover Wednesday, July 13, 2016. Staff Photo/Gary Cosby Jr. By Laura Owens Special to The Tuscaloosa News ...

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7665
July 14th, 2016
Possible glitch sends Pokemon Go players to S. Korean city - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Possible glitch sends Pokemon Go players to S. Korean city
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Local restaurants, hotels and businesses are trying to capitalize on the sudden craze by luring tourists with photos of Pikachu and other monsters in their backyard and promising free gifts to the Pokemon "trainers." The mayor pledged to increase free ...

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7664
July 14th, 2016
Alabama QB battle quietly brewing outside the spotlight - AL.com -

AL.com

Alabama QB battle quietly brewing outside the spotlight
AL.com
Sophomore David Cornwell and redshirt freshman Blake Barnett have watched from the sideline while true freshman Jalen Hurts is entering his first fall in Tuscaloosa. Recall last fall, the competition wasn't completely settled until Week 3 after Bateman ...
Nick Saban defends disciplinary action of Cam Robinson, Hootie Jones Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Paul Finebaum: Alabama coach Nick Saban 'indicated' officers who arrested Tide players were LSU fans The Advocate
Alabama notebook: Saban: 'I don't really care to answer the critics' Anniston Star
247Sports
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7663
July 14th, 2016
CECIL HURT: Can Butch Jones finally right the UT ship? - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Chicago Tribune

CECIL HURT: Can Butch Jones finally right the UT ship?
Tuscaloosa Magazine
University of Tennessee coach Butch Jones smiles as he waits to be introduced during SEC Media Days at the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover Tuesday, July 12, 2016. Staff Photo/Gary Cosby Jr. Published: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.. Last Modified: ...
SEC Media Days: They Said It (July 12) Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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7662
July 14th, 2016
Trevor Knight leaves Oklahoma, Big 12 to join Texas A&M and the SEC - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Trevor Knight leaves Oklahoma, Big 12 to join Texas A&M and the SEC
Tuscaloosa Magazine
... Knight answers questions during SEC Media Days at the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover on Tuesday. Knight, a transfer for Oklahoma, has been named the starter for the Aggies in 2016. Staff Photo/Gary Cosby Jr. By Laura Owens Special to The Tuscaloosa News ...

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7661
July 14th, 2016
Go and Do - Times Daily -

Times Daily

Go and Do
Times Daily
Kennedy-Douglass Center for the Arts — Mostly Blues, an exhibition of paintings, drawings, photographs, sculptures and mixed media pieces by area artists, is on display at the arts center, 217 E. Tuscaloosa St., Florence. The annual exhibit began in ...

7660
July 14th, 2016
Smart learned from Saban, but he's his own man at Georgia - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Washington Post

Smart learned from Saban, but he's his own man at Georgia
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Georgia head coach Kirby Smart signs autographs for fans after arriving in the lobby of the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover for SEC Media Days in Hoover Tuesday, July 12, 2016. Staff Photo/Gary Cosby Jr. Staff Photo/Gary Cosby Jr. By Aaron Suttles Sports ...
Smart starts a new era at Georgia TideSports.com
SEC Football Media Days links from first day Lexington Herald Leader (blog)
SEC Media Days: Team Breakdown (July 12) Tuscaloosa Magazine

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7659
July 13th, 2016
Chasing the presidency is Donald Trump's ultimate ego trip - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Chasing the presidency is Donald Trump's ultimate ego trip
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump was angry: A reporter had the gall to suggest that ego was behind his purchase of New York's famed Plaza Hotel. When Trump thought about it, though, he decided it was true — and admitted as much in a big, big way.

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7658
July 13th, 2016
SEC Media Days: Ask a stupid question (July 13) - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

SEC Media Days: Ask a stupid question (July 13)
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
SEC Media Days: Ask a stupid question (July 13). University of Alabama player O.J.Howard moves between interview rooms during SEC Media Days at the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover Wednesday, July 13, 2016. Staff Photo/Gary Cosby Jr.

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7657
July 13th, 2016
Bereavement fares have disappeared on most US airlines - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Bereavement fares have disappeared on most US airlines
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Packages that bundle flights with a hotel room are often cheaper. — It's obvious, but don't forget to check airlines and fare-tracking websites and Twitter accounts; you might luck into a last-minute deal. — Cash in your frequent-flier miles or ...

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7656
July 13th, 2016
Paul Finebaum: Alabama coach Nick Saban 'indicated' officers who arrested Tide players were LSU fans - The Advocate -

The Advocate

Paul Finebaum: Alabama coach Nick Saban 'indicated' officers who arrested Tide players were LSU fans
The Advocate
The stage is located toward the rear of the primary media room in the Wynfrey Hotel. "There were four people in the car. Why did the two football players get arrested and the other guys did not get arrested?" Saban said to Finebaum on air. "There's no ...
Nick Saban defends disciplinary action of Cam Robinson, Hootie Jones Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Alabama notebook: Saban: 'I don't really care to answer the critics' Anniston Star
Kirby Smart: Nick Saban 'will coach for a long time' 247Sports

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7655
July 13th, 2016
SEC MEDIA DAYS: Buzz (July 12) - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

SEC MEDIA DAYS: Buzz (July 12)
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
SEC MEDIA DAYS: Buzz (July 12). University of Tennessee coach Butch Jones speaks during SEC Media Days at the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover Tuesday, July 12, 2016. Staff Photo/Gary Cosby Jr.

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7654
July 13th, 2016
CECIL HURT: Can Butch Jones finally right the UT ship? - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Kansas City Star

CECIL HURT: Can Butch Jones finally right the UT ship?
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
University of Tennessee coach Butch Jones smiles as he waits to be introduced during SEC Media Days at the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover Tuesday, July 12, 2016. Staff Photo/Gary Cosby Jr. Published: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.. Last Modified: ...
SEC Media Days: They Said It (July 12) Tuscaloosa Magazine

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7653
July 13th, 2016
Trevor Knight leaves Oklahoma, Big 12 to join Texas A&M and the SEC - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Trevor Knight leaves Oklahoma, Big 12 to join Texas A&M and the SEC
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... Knight answers questions during SEC Media Days at the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover on Tuesday. Knight, a transfer for Oklahoma, has been named the starter for the Aggies in 2016. Staff Photo/Gary Cosby Jr. By Laura Owens Special to The Tuscaloosa News ...

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7652
July 13th, 2016
SEC tinkering with instant replay - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

SEC tinkering with instant replay
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
SEC Coordinator of Officials Steve Shaw addresses the media at the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover during SEC Media Days in Hoover Tuesday, July 12, 2016. Staff Photo/Gary Cosby Jr. By Ben Jones Sports writer ...

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7651
July 12th, 2016
SEC Media Days: They Said It (July 12) - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

SEC Media Days: They Said It (July 12)
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
SEC Media Days: They Said It (July 12). Texas A&M University coach Kevin Sumlin speaks during SEC Media Days at the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover Tuesday, July 12, 2016. Staff Photo/Gary Cosby Jr.

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7650
July 12th, 2016
GOP 'dump Trump' rebels mobilize ahead of the convention - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

GOP 'dump Trump' rebels mobilize ahead of the convention
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
They're up against an alliance between the Trump campaign and leaders of the Republican National Committee, which this week includes two dozen campaign operatives combing hotel lobbies and convention corridors counting votes and pressing ...

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7649
July 12th, 2016
SEC Football Media Days links from first day - Lexington Herald Leader (blog) -

Lexington Herald Leader (blog)

SEC Football Media Days links from first day
Lexington Herald Leader (blog)
Michael Casagrande of AL.com reports, “Jim McElwain spent a few years in Tuscaloosa. He got a feel for how Nick Saban ticks in his four seasons as Alabama's offensive coordinator. So Florida's second-year head coach has a few thoughts on how long his ...

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7648
July 12th, 2016
Senior DB Evans will transfer from MSU - The Commercial Dispatch -

Senior DB Evans will transfer from MSU
The Commercial Dispatch
MSU's contingent (coach Dan Mullen and student-athletes Fred Ross, Richie Brown, and A.J. Jefferson) will speak today at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham-The Wynfrey Hotel. n Alabama's Jackson named to Jim Thorpe Award watch list: At Tuscaloosa, Alabama ...

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7647
July 12th, 2016
Smart starts a new era at Georgia - TideSports.com -

TideSports.com

Smart starts a new era at Georgia
TideSports.com
Smart arrived in Athens shortly after helping Alabama to its fourth national championship in his nine years in Tuscaloosa. Smart isn't worried about his players holding over loyalty to the previous coach. “I don't think it's a competition between coach ...
VIP Nugget: Bama closing in on big flip? 247Sports

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7646
July 12th, 2016
UPDATE: Veteran CB absent from Tide's media guide - 247Sports -

247Sports

UPDATE: Veteran CB absent from Tide's media guide
247Sports
Entering his would-be final season in Tuscaloosa, Smith was poised to be the top candidate to fill the Star role on the UA defense while providing depth at safety and cornerback. Last year, Smith recorded 15 tackles in 15 games. A member of Alabama's ...

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7645
July 12th, 2016
Kirby Smart: Nick Saban 'will coach for a long time' - 247Sports -

247Sports

Kirby Smart: Nick Saban 'will coach for a long time'
247Sports
The former Crimson Tide defensive coordinator turned Georgia head coach addressed the large crowd at the Wynfrey Hotel for the first time and was positive in his comments about Saban and what drives the Alabama head coach. “He's driven to be the best ...

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7644
July 12th, 2016
Commissioner focuses on clearing SEC of ongoing troubles - Houston Chronicle -

Houston Chronicle

Commissioner focuses on clearing SEC of ongoing troubles
Houston Chronicle
To wit: National champion Alabama's defensive line coach, Bo Davis, has exited Tuscaloosa, Ala., following apparent NCAA rules violations, and Tennessee has settled a lawsuit for nearly $2.5 million with eight women claiming physical or sexual assault ...
SEC (seriously entertaining circus) media day review Today's U (blog)

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7643
July 12th, 2016
MR. GOLF: Auburn greens to host event - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

MR. GOLF: Auburn greens to host event
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
For those PGA Tour players not in the field for this week's Open Championship, starting Thursday at Royal Troon, there is a alternate PGA Tour event, the Barbasol Championship, being played in Auburn at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail's Lake Course ...

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7642
July 11th, 2016
SEC Media Days begin Monday with Auburn - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

USA TODAY

SEC Media Days begin Monday with Auburn
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Beginning today, each day coaches and players from the 14 programs across the SEC will take turns spending times in various rooms on the connection floor of the Wynfrey Hotel, being interviewed at designated times with print, broadcast and internet media.
5 prominent storylines entering SEC media days Montgomery Advertiser
Preview: Alabama gets set for 2016 SEC Media Days 247Sports

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7641
July 11th, 2016
San Diego Chargers stadium plan heads to November ballot - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

San Diego Chargers stadium plan heads to November ballot
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
San Diego voters will decide in November on the Chargers' proposal to raise local hotel taxes for a downtown stadium and convention facility. City Clerk Liz Maland announced Saturday, that the team has secured enough valid signatures to qualify for the ...

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7640
July 11th, 2016
SEC commish praises Tomlinson's ability to overcome - 247Sports -

247Sports

SEC commish praises Tomlinson's ability to overcome
247Sports
Southeastern Conference commissioner Greg Sankey shared several stories about players from around the league “not waiting to lead, but leading now” when he addressed the large crowd of media members at the Wynfrey Hotel on Day 1 of SEC Media Days. And ...

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7639
July 11th, 2016
SEC success can't mask backslide on behavior, NCAA rules - USA TODAY -

USA TODAY

SEC success can't mask backslide on behavior, NCAA rules
USA TODAY
... being bought while blaming the media for the narrative that Ole Miss has been cheating, the NCAA put together a case showing, at minimum, that high-profile players were getting hooked up with loaner cars and hotel rooms and that Freeze's staff was ...
Looking ahead to the 2016 SEC Media Days in Hoover AL.com
5 Things to look for at SEC Media Days Times Daily
Preview: Alabama gets set for 2016 SEC Media Days 247Sports

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7638
July 10th, 2016
In platform draft, Sanders wins on climate, loses on trade - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

In platform draft, Sanders wins on climate, loses on trade
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
His effort fell short Saturday after several amendments against the deal were voted down by Hillary Clinton supporters. During a combative meeting in a hotel ballroom, members of the Democratic National Convention's full Platform Committee opted ...

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7637
July 10th, 2016
5 Things to look for at SEC Media Days - Times Daily -

Times Daily

5 Things to look for at SEC Media Days
Times Daily
TUSCALOOSA — The Southeastern Conference's annual menagerie of opulence known as SEC Media Days will once again take place inside the Wynfrey Hotel beginning Monday in Hoover. Over the next four days, the conference will trot out its 14 head ...
Preview: Alabama gets set for 2016 SEC Media Days 247Sports

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7636
July 10th, 2016
10 states sue over restrooms transgender students can use - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

10 states sue over restrooms transgender students can use
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In this Thursday, May 12, 2016 file photo, signage is seen outside a restroom at 21c Museum Hotel in Durham, N.C. Ten states sued the federal government Friday, July 8, 2016 over rules requiring public schools to allow transgender students to use ...

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7635
July 9th, 2016
Dallas woman who was shot at protest shielded 4 sons - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Dallas woman who was shot at protest shielded 4 sons
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Andrew and 13-year-old Jauan left with Williams on Thursday, but 12-year-old Jamar and 17-year-old Kavion fled to a downtown hotel to take cover and were stuck behind a police barricade until around 4 a.m., when their father was able to pick them up, ...

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7634
July 9th, 2016
Preview: Alabama gets set for 2016 SEC Media Days - 247Sports -

247Sports

Preview: Alabama gets set for 2016 SEC Media Days
247Sports
Media members, as well as head coaches, players and even fans, from the league's 14 schools will congregate at the Wynfrey Hotel next week to participate in a cycle of print, radio and TV interviews and help welcome another season of SEC football ...
3 seniors to represent Alabama at SEC Media Days; Auburn in spotlight Monday The Decatur Daily

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7633
July 9th, 2016
Tony Tsoukalas: Five burning questions for this week's SEC Media Days - Anniston Star -

Anniston Star

Tony Tsoukalas: Five burning questions for this week's SEC Media Days
Anniston Star
An air-conditioned Wynfrey Hotel in Birmingham can often times prove to be just as hot and tiresome as the Alabama summer outside for SEC players and coaches, as they are peppered with questions from journalists during SEC Media Days.

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7632
July 9th, 2016
Sanders stalls in effort to oppose trade deal in platform - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Sanders stalls in effort to oppose trade deal in platform
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
His effort fell short Saturday after several amendments against the deal were voted down by Hillary Clinton supporters. During a combative meeting in a hotel ballroom, members of the Democratic National Convention's full Platform Committee opted ...

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7631
July 9th, 2016
ESPN, Alabama team up to auction off chance to meet Nick Saban, attend Tide game - SECcountry.com -

ESPN, Alabama team up to auction off chance to meet Nick Saban, attend Tide game
SECcountry.com
Want a chance to take in an Alabama Crimson Tide home football and meet coach Nick Saban this season? ESPN is offering that experience to anyone over age 25 — for a price. As part of the network's ESPY Day Auction that runs through July 13, ESPN is ...

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7630
July 9th, 2016
Atlantic City's former Showboat casino reopens as hotel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Atlantic City's former Showboat casino reopens as hotel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In this Jan. 4, 2016, file photo, the former Showboat casino stands in Atlantic City N.J. The Showboat is reopening as a hotel. Philadelphia developer Bart Blatstein says the Showboat will reopen to guests with 852 hotel rooms and suites. The building ...

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7629
July 8th, 2016
After deadly shootings, Obama says police must root out bias - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

After deadly shootings, Obama says police must root out bias
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says all fair-minded people in the U.S. should be concerned about the problem of frequent police shootings of black people. Obama is speaking about the fatal police shootings of two black men in Louisiana ...

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7628
July 8th, 2016
Fire strikes sister building of blaze-damaged Dubai tower - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Fire strikes sister building of blaze-damaged Dubai tower
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The Dubai Media Office said on Twitter the fire late Thursday night hit the 26th floor of The Address Hotel at the Dubai Mall. It published a photograph of what appeared to be a fire-damaged ceiling and electrical cabling. The United Arab Emirates ...

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7627
July 8th, 2016
Alabama self-reports 19 secondary violations - Montgomery Advertiser -

Montgomery Advertiser

Alabama self-reports 19 secondary violations
Montgomery Advertiser
TUSCALOOSA — The University of Alabama athletic department self-reported 19 total level 3 and 4 secondary violations to the NCAA during the 2015-16 academic year, according to a summary report posted to the school's website July 1. The summary report ...

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7626
July 7th, 2016
British man pleads not guilty in Trump shooting plot case - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

British man pleads not guilty in Trump shooting plot case
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In this June 18, 2016, photo, police remove Michael Steven Sandford as Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at the Treasure Island hotel and casino in Las Vegas. Sandford, a British man accused of trying to take a police officer's gun ...

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7625
July 7th, 2016
CECIL HURT: Sometimes awards can be the life of the party - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

CECIL HURT: Sometimes awards can be the life of the party
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The trophies are impressive to a football-loving teenager. You don't want them filling the hotel room of a five-star recruit, shuttled around by a tireless team of managers. The rule seems extreme, because it doesn't give an inch — but it was designed ...

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7624
July 6th, 2016
Islamic State tightens grip on captives held as sex slaves - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Islamic State tightens grip on captives held as sex slaves
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
All look directly at the camera, standing in front of overstuffed chairs or brocade curtains in what resembles a shabby hotel ballroom. Some are barely out of elementary school. Not one looks older than 30. One of them is Nazdar Murat, who was about 16 ...

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7623
July 6th, 2016
Wednesday Morning Thoughts - 247Sports -

247Sports

Wednesday Morning Thoughts
247Sports
Restaurant review: When The Side By Side opened as the anchor restaurant in Tuscaloosa's new Embassy Suites Hotel more than a year ago, I broke the Cardinal rule about not checking out a place until it had a few months to settle in. I did and while I ...

7622
July 6th, 2016
Boston cabbie turns in $187000 left behind in his taxi - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Boston cabbie turns in $187000 left behind in his taxi
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Unable to find the man, even with the help of the hotel staff, MacCausland looked in the bag for identification. There he found three bundles of $50 and $100 dollar bills. He immediately drove to police headquarters to turn in the cash. Police found ...

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7621
July 6th, 2016
Alabama athletic department self reports 19 secondary violations in 2015-16 - The Decatur Daily -

Alabama athletic department self reports 19 secondary violations in 2015-16
The Decatur Daily
Among the more egregious violations involved the men's track and field program, which paid for one night's hotel stay to the parent of a prospective student-athlete the night before the prospect's visit. That violation resulted in the program stopping ...

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7620
July 6th, 2016
What value in Trump name? For his casinos, not enough - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

What value in Trump name? For his casinos, not enough
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
When Trump's publicly traded company, Trump Hotels& Casino Resorts Inc., went bust in 2004, Atlantic City's casino revenues were on their way to an all-time high. In fact, two of his casinos' three bankruptcies occurred in years when overall Atlantic ...

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7619
July 6th, 2016
Judge: Ex-official lacks standing to proceed with lawsuit - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Judge: Ex-official lacks standing to proceed with lawsuit
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Robert Bentley and others over funding for a new hotel and upgrades at Gulf State Park. Montgomery County Circuit Judge Truman Hobbs issued the ruling Tuesday, saying Charles Grimsley lacks standing to proceed with the lawsuit because the funds came ...

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7618
July 6th, 2016
3 seniors to represent Alabama at SEC Media Days; Auburn in spotlight Monday - Times Daily -

Times Daily

3 seniors to represent Alabama at SEC Media Days; Auburn in spotlight Monday
Times Daily
... be represented by defensive end Jonathan Allen, tight end O.J. Howard and safety Eddie Jackson, who will join head coach Nick Saban when Alabama hits the main stage at 9:05 a.m. Wednesday inside the Hyatt Regency Birmingham-The Wynfrey Hotel.

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7617
July 6th, 2016
SEC notes Trio of seniors to represent Tide - Times Daily -

Times Daily

SEC notes Trio of seniors to represent Tide
Times Daily
TUSCALOOSA — The annual Southeastern Conference preseason extravaganza known as SEC Media Days will once again feature a trio of Alabama veterans during next week's festivities in Hoover. The defending conference and national champion Crimson Tide ...

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7616
July 6th, 2016
US ambassador expresses regret over handcuffing of Emirati - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Toronto Star

US ambassador expresses regret over handcuffing of Emirati
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Ambassador Barbara Leaf said in a Facebook post on Monday that Emirati national Ahmed al-Menhali endured an "unfortunate incident" when police detained and searched him at gunpoint last week after a hotel clerk raised suspicions he could have links to ...
UAE warns against wearing traditional clothes abroad Tuscaloosa Magazine

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7615
July 5th, 2016
Young Cuban-Americans get new impressions on island visits - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Young Cuban-Americans get new impressions on island visits
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Its founders are putting nearly $100,000 of their own money into the fledgling program and hope to raise enough funds for future years from individual donors and the American airlines, hotel companies and other businesses starting to establish ...

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7614
July 5th, 2016
Finland police hold 6 Cuban volleyball players in rape case - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Finland police hold 6 Cuban volleyball players in rape case
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The eight men were detained over the weekend in Tampere after local police on Saturday morning received a report that a woman had been raped at a hotel in the city, 170 kilometers (105 miles) north of the capital, Helsinki. The Cuban team was in the ...

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7613
July 5th, 2016
Israeli PM: Africa has no better friend than Israel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Israeli PM: Africa has no better friend than Israel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In a near simultaneous attack in 2002, al-Qaida extremists blew up an explosives-laden vehicle at an Israeli-owned hotel on the Kenyan coast, killing 11 people, while others shot at an Israeli jetliner. Kenyatta also said his country supports talks ...

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7612
July 5th, 2016
University of Alabama self-reports 19 secondary violations for past 12 months - Anniston Star -

Anniston Star

University of Alabama self-reports 19 secondary violations for past 12 months
Anniston Star
TUSCALOOSA -- Alabama self-reported 19 level 3 and 4 violations to the NCAA from July 1, 2015, to June 30, according to a report the university posted on its athletics website Sunday night. The report includes violations from 10 different sports ...

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7611
July 4th, 2016
Greek businessman's death ruled a suicide - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Greek businessman's death ruled a suicide
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A Greek oil executive, whose company filed for bankruptcy last month, killed himself at his home in an Athens suburb on Sunday, according to a medical examiner's report. The 84-year-old Kyriakos Mamidakis, 84, was chairman of ...

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7610
July 3rd, 2016
UAE warns against wearing traditional clothes abroad - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

UAE warns against wearing traditional clothes abroad
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Local media reported Sunday that Emirati national Ahmed al-Menhali was detained at gunpoint last week while wearing a traditional white kandura, or ankle-length robe, and headscarf in Avon, Ohio after a hotel clerk raised suspicions he could have links ...

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7609
July 3rd, 2016
Union has deal with 4th Atlantic City casino; Taj talks on - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Union has deal with 4th Atlantic City casino; Taj talks on
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
About 6,500 of the union's nearly 10,000 workers are at the five hotels. They cook and serve food and drinks to casino guests, carry luggage and clean hotel rooms, and provide the very infrastructure of Atlantic City's hospitality industry. The casinos ...

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7608
July 3rd, 2016
Opelika police arrest 12 in human trafficking investigation - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Opelika police arrest 12 in human trafficking investigation
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Officers determined the girl was from Lee County and was at the hotel because she had been coerced into prostitution. Police also found a 17-year-old girl and a 14-year-old girl who were being used for prostitution. These discoveries spurred an ...

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7607
July 3rd, 2016
Inside prison walls, music lives on - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Inside prison walls, music lives on
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
And most telling of all, the show was halted for a few minutes as guards did a count for those housed in the Hotel and Kilo wings. The show must go on, but so does prison life. This was simply The Talent Show, this one at the Neal Unit, where 1,700 ...

7606
July 3rd, 2016
Zeigler seeks to join park lawsuit - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Zeigler seeks to join park lawsuit
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
MONTGOMERY — State Auditor Jim Zeigler is asking to join an ongoing lawsuit over the use of oil spill settlement funds to build a beachfront hotel and conference center at Gulf State Park. Zeigler on Tuesday filed the motion to intervene in the civil ...

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7605
July 1st, 2016
Jim Zeigler seeks to join lawsuit over Gulf State Park - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Jim Zeigler seeks to join lawsuit over Gulf State Park
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
MONTGOMERY — State Auditor Jim Zeigler is asking to join an ongoing lawsuit over the use of oil spill settlement funds to build a beachfront hotel and conference center at Gulf State Park. Zeigler on Tuesday filed the motion to intervene in the civil ...

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7604
July 1st, 2016
For Clinton, tiny fundraisers equal big campaign money - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

For Clinton, tiny fundraisers equal big campaign money
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In addition to the 10-person Monday night confab at the home of J.B. and M.K. Pritzker — some of the heirs to the Hyatt hotel fortune — Clinton has held at least eight other events with 15 or fewer donors, according to AP's review. Other top-tier ...

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7603
July 1st, 2016
Istanbul airport attack victims mourned, honored, praised - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Istanbul airport attack victims mourned, honored, praised
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
After moving from Turkey's southeastern province of Batman to Istanbul 12 years ago with her family, Ide graduated from the Tourism and Hotel Management department at Istanbul's Arel University. She began working at the airport's Ground Services ...

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7602
July 1st, 2016
Author Gay Talese refuses to promote new book - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Author Gay Talese refuses to promote new book
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Talese told The Washington Post (http://wapo.st/29frXAH ) he should not have believed Gerald Foos, the subject of the book, who allegedly spied on guests at his Colorado hotel from the 1960s to the 1990s. Property records show Foos sold the motel in ...

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7601
July 1st, 2016
Selma paying $25000 monthly for historic hotel - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Selma paying $25000 monthly for historic hotel
Tuscaloosa Magazine
SELMA, Ala. (AP) — The city of Selma is paying about $25,000 a month to operate a historic hotel on the banks of the Alabama River. The Selma Times-Journal (http://bit.ly/29fsSmn ) reports that it obtained details on the finances of the St. James ...

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7600
July 1st, 2016
Hillary Clinton raising big dollars at tiny fundraisers - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Hillary Clinton raising big dollars at tiny fundraisers
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In addition to the 10-person Monday night confab at the home of J.B. and M.K. Pritzker — some of the heirs to the Hyatt hotel fortune — Clinton has held at least eight other events with 15 or fewer donors, according to AP's review. Other top-tier ...

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7599
June 30th, 2016
Report: Ex-astronaut was speeding in fatal crash - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Report: Ex-astronaut was speeding in fatal crash
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
State troopers believe that James Halsell Jr., 59, was driving 85 miles per hour in a 65-mile per hour zone in Tuscaloosa County, according to a crash report released to The Tuscaloosa News on Wednesday. He was driving a rented 2015 Chrysler that ...

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7598
June 29th, 2016
Zeigler seeks to join lawsuit over Gulf State Park - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Zeigler seeks to join lawsuit over Gulf State Park
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — State Auditor Jim Zeigler is asking to join an ongoing lawsuit over the use of oil spill settlement funds to build a beachfront hotel and conference center at Gulf State Park. Zeigler on Tuesday filed the motion to intervene in ...

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7597
June 29th, 2016
Pyonghattan 2.0: More skyscrapers go up in N. Korea capital - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Pyonghattan 2.0: More skyscrapers go up in N. Korea capital
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
One of them, the pyramid-shaped, 105-story Ryugyong hotel got bogged down in various problems and, decades after construction began, has yet to open. But the other, an impressive high-rise apartment district near the city's iconic Kim Il Sung Square ...

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7596
June 29th, 2016
Wrongful-Death Lawsuits Filed Against Ex-Astronaut in Crash - ABC News -

Wrongful-Death Lawsuits Filed Against Ex-Astronaut in Crash
ABC News
The one-time test pilot and retired Air Force colonel told officers he had drunk three glasses of wine and stayed at a hotel in Tuscaloosa, where investigators found an empty wine bottle and a package of sleeping pills, also empty. Halsell is free on ...

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7595
June 29th, 2016
The story of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary - Greenville News -

The story of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
Greenville News
After graduating from the Tuscaloosa school, he attended Newton Theological Seminary for a year before transferring to the more conservative and southern-leaning Princeton Seminary. An opponent of the new “Higher Criticism” of the Bible, he taught Old ...

7594
June 29th, 2016
Karle's Korner: What if Nick Saban's most memorable games were named after Eagles songs? - WTVM -

WTVM

Karle's Korner: What if Nick Saban's most memorable games were named after Eagles songs?
WTVM
Coach Saban's SEC Media Days address (“Best Of My Love”), a little sparring with the media (“Get Over It”), eventual news that the coach is retiring (“Hole In The Woods”), and the news flash the following morning as the media scramble to Tuscaloosa ...

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7593
June 28th, 2016
Swedish tourist killed by gunmen in Haiti capital - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Swedish tourist killed by gunmen in Haiti capital
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Late last week, gunmen shot at a number of prominent businesses in Port-au-Prince, including telecommunication companies Digicel and Natcom, a Marriott hotel and a local bank. There were no injuries reported. The office of Prime Minister Enex ...

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7592
June 28th, 2016
Brayden House event Tuesday will help families with babies in NICU - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Brayden House event Tuesday will help families with babies in NICU
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... a hotel room or do they decide not to see their child at all during the average six-week stay? The Brayden House in the Brown House community in Northport offers a home away from home, free of charge, for parents with babies in Tuscaloosa and ...

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7591
June 28th, 2016
Lively video captures Zimbabwe police shutting down protest - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Lively video captures Zimbabwe police shutting down protest
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The video that emerged over the weekend shows, from start to chaotic finish, a protest by activists angry at Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko's 18-month stay in a $400-a-night hotel suite in the capital, Harare. The majority of Zimbabwe's citizens ...

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7590
June 28th, 2016
Wrongful-death lawsuits filed against ex-astronaut, AFA graduate in crash - Colorado Springs Gazette -

Wrongful-death lawsuits filed against ex-astronaut, AFA graduate in crash
Colorado Springs Gazette
The one-time test pilot and retired Air Force colonel told officers he had drunk three glasses of wine and stayed at a hotel in Tuscaloosa, where investigators found an empty wine bottle and a package of sleeping pills, also empty. Halsell is free on ...

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7589
June 28th, 2016
The spooky appeal of Alabama's mansard roofs, the architecture of haunted houses - AL.com -

AL.com

The spooky appeal of Alabama's mansard roofs, the architecture of haunted houses
AL.com
Even if you've never heard the phrase “Second Empire architecture,” you've seen it – on the iconic “Psycho” house, the Haunted Mansion ride at Disney World and every creepy ceramic Halloween house ever created. Second Empire homes and buildings are ...

7588
June 27th, 2016
Looking Back: Warrior Guard mustered - Tuscaloosa Magazine (blog) -

Looking Back: Warrior Guard mustered
Tuscaloosa Magazine (blog)
The roll of the Warrior Guards of 1916 was published in The Tuscaloosa News and Times Gazette. The Guard would be mustered in Montgomery when President Woodrow Wilson ordered the National Guard to duty on the Mexican border. They were sent to ...

7587
June 26th, 2016
LOOKING BACK: June 27 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

LOOKING BACK: June 27
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Publisher H. Pettus Randall purchased in a public auction the former Burchfield Hotel at 316 Greensboro Ave. for $43,250. The Cherokee ... The new multi-million dollar Holt Lock on the Warrior River above Tuscaloosa was put into operation. A geyser ...

7586
June 26th, 2016
For Trump and Brexit voters, echoes of the same frustrations - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

For Trump and Brexit voters, echoes of the same frustrations
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"There's a real feeling things have changed and they've changed too fast," said Muriel MacGregor, filling up her car at a BP station on her way to work as a clerk at a hotel in Aberdeen, Scotland. MacGregor, 52, said that, unlike many of her friends ...

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7585
June 26th, 2016
Primary odd couple pushes to unite Democratic party - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Primary odd couple pushes to unite Democratic party
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
After Clinton and Sanders met in at Washington hotel this month, their managers stayed until almost midnight, attempting to hammer out an agreement that would give Sanders some of the changes he wants to make to the party's platform. During his Friday ...

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7584
June 26th, 2016
At least 14 killed in Somalia hotel attack; police say ended - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

At least 14 killed in Somalia hotel attack; police say ended
Tuscaloosa Magazine
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle at the gate of a Mogadishu hotel, followed by a second explosion heard inside the hotel as gunmen fought their way inside, police said Saturday. Capt. Ali Ahmed said ...

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7583
June 26th, 2016
Johnny Manziel's father tells ESPN: 'He's a druggie. It's not a secret that he's a druggie.' - fox8.com -

fox8.com

Johnny Manziel's father tells ESPN: 'He's a druggie. It's not a secret that he's a druggie.'
fox8.com
Crowley says Manziel restrained, hit and threatened her during an alleged assault. In an affidavit, Crowley says she was with Manziel at an upscale hotel in Dallas early in the morning of January 30. She says Manziel threw her on the bed and restrained ...

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7582
June 26th, 2016
Gunmen take guests hostage after blast at Somalia hotel - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Gunmen take guests hostage after blast at Somalia hotel
Tuscaloosa Magazine
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle at the gate of a Mogadishu hotel, followed by a second explosion heard inside the hotel as gunmen fought their way inside, police said Saturday. Capt. Ali Ahmed said ...

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7581
June 25th, 2016
Huge explosion outside hotel in Somali capital, police say - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Huge explosion outside hotel in Somali capital, police say
Tuscaloosa Magazine
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle at the gate of a Mogadishu hotel, followed by a second explosion heard inside the hotel as gunmen fought their way inside, police said Saturday. Capt. Ali Ahmed said ...

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7580
June 25th, 2016
Young Colombians look ahead to a peace they've never known - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Young Colombians look ahead to a peace they've never known
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"This is historic, a great hope for Colombia," said Jimmy Gonzalez, a hotel worker in Bogota. "Let this end the spilling of blood that's affected us for so many years." A peace deal won't make Colombia safer overnight. The proliferation of cocaine ...

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7579
June 24th, 2016
Lawsuit filed against former astronaut in fatal Tuscaloosa County wreck - WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com -

WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

Lawsuit filed against former astronaut in fatal Tuscaloosa County wreck
WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com
Troopers have said that alcohol and speed were factors in the crash and court documents show Halsell admitted to drinking three glasses of wine at a hotel. Troopers later found an empty bottle of wine and an empty package of sleeping pills in Halsell's ...

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7578
June 24th, 2016
Hotel worker assaulted; woman charged - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Hotel worker assaulted; woman charged
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The victim, 49, suffered from a sprained knee and arm. Tuscaloosa Police investigators reviewed surveillance video and arrested Terri Dunn, 44, who lives on Alabama Highway 69 North. Dunn admitted to investigators that she was driving the truck ...

7577
June 24th, 2016
Development lad in north Alabama sells for $4.8 million - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Development lad in north Alabama sells for $4.8 million
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A development land in north Alabama sold for $4.8 million at a hotel auction near Huntsville International Airport. Al.com (http://bit.ly/28Wqa54 ) reported Friday the National Auction Group said more than 280 acres near the ...

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7576
June 24th, 2016
Latest state flight logs: Where did Bentley and Mason fly togeth - WBRC FOX6 News - Birmingham, AL - WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com -

WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

Latest state flight logs: Where did Bentley and Mason fly togeth - WBRC FOX6 News - Birmingham, AL
WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com
Robert Bentley is pictured with Rebekah Mason at the Willard Intercontinental Hotel in Washington, where he was attending a meeting of governors in February 2016. (Photo: Anonymous source to FOX10). Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley stands ... Flight records ...

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7575
June 24th, 2016
How the UK could remain in the EU despite a vote to leave - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

How the UK could remain in the EU despite a vote to leave
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"The EU is a bit like the Hotel California in the Eagles song," said Tim Oliver, a fellow at the London School of Economics' IDEAS foreign policy think tank. "You can check out anytime but you never really leave." Much of the uncertainty stems from the ...

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7574
June 24th, 2016
Colombians cheer deal putting them on verge of peace accord - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Colombians cheer deal putting them on verge of peace accord
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"This is historic, a great hope for Colombia," said Jimmy Gonzalez, a hotel worker in Bogota. "Let this end the spilling of blood that's affected us for so many years." A peace deal won't make Colombia safer overnight. The proliferation of cocaine ...

and more »
7573
June 24th, 2016
In a first, Mideast hub Dubai eases liquor rules for Ramadan - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

In a first, Mideast hub Dubai eases liquor rules for Ramadan
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Just before this Ramadan, however, Dubai's Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing issued a seemingly benign notice to hotel managers across the emirate. Bars and nightclubs in Dubai are almost entirely limited to operating inside of or connected ...

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7572
June 23rd, 2016
DNA test shows Colorado inmate not Prince's son - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

DNA test shows Colorado inmate not Prince's son
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Williams claimed that his mother had unprotected sex with Prince at a Kansas City, Missouri, hotel in 1976. Williams, a 39-year-old Kansas City man whose long criminal record includes drug and domestic violence charges, is serving nearly eight years in ...

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7571
June 23rd, 2016
The Latest: House Dems show unity after Clinton visit - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

The Latest: House Dems show unity after Clinton visit
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Trump's address Wednesday morning at his hotel in New York's SoHo neighborhood marks his official opening salvo against Clinton, the prospective Democratic presidential nominee, in the general election. It comes as Trump faces growing questions about ...

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7570
June 23rd, 2016
How the UK could remain in the EU even if it votes to leave - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

How the UK could remain in the EU even if it votes to leave
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"The EU is a bit like the Hotel California in the Eagles song," said Tim Oliver, a fellow at the London School of Economics' IDEAS foreign policy think tank. "You can check out anytime but you never really leave." Much of the uncertainty stems from the ...

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7569
June 23rd, 2016
Ever wonder what happened to Birmingham's forgotten colleges? - AL.com -

AL.com

Ever wonder what happened to Birmingham's forgotten colleges?
AL.com
The East Lake Athenaeum operated for 10 years but the Southern Female University operated for just a year at the Lakeview Hotel. When the building burned, the school moved to Anniston. Several schools were established for African-Americans including ...

7568
June 23rd, 2016
Roadies for Guns N' Roses, OutKast, Drive-By Truckers and other acts tell all - AL.com -

AL.com

Roadies for Guns N' Roses, OutKast, Drive-By Truckers and other acts tell all
AL.com
During the majority of the show Cole, a Tuscaloosa native, is focused on GNR keyboardist Dizzy Reed, who's been with the legendary Los Angeles hard-rock band since the early-90s. He programs and maintains Reed's sophisticated keyboards and synthesizers ...

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7567
June 23rd, 2016
In deadly heat, Southwest takes steps to keep visitors safe - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

In deadly heat, Southwest takes steps to keep visitors safe
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The city of Phoenix launched a new initiative with local hotels that includes brochures about hiking safety for concierges to hand out. Camelback Mountain has the most popular of the city's 41 trailheads, drawing up to a million visitors each year from ...

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7566
June 23rd, 2016
Some Russian Olympians could compete under their own flag - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Some Russian Olympians could compete under their own flag
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"We want to coordinate our efforts to protect the clean athletes and strengthen the fight against doping, particularly in light of the upcoming Rio Games," Bach said at the opening of the meeting of 20 sports leaders at a Lausanne hotel. "We will have ...

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7565
June 22nd, 2016
Trump's campaign spends $6 million with Trump companies - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Trump's campaign spends $6 million with Trump companies
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In this June 18, 2016 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gestures as he speaks in Las Vegas. Trump's campaign is cycling $6 million into his companies through use of his properties; meanwhile, Trump has been on an urgent ...

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7564
June 22nd, 2016
Gibraltar: a historic port with more to offer than monkeys - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Gibraltar: a historic port with more to offer than monkeys
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Latest Local Videos: UA student veteran Mitchell Baygents demonstrates the new telehealth service offered through VITAL, a veterans' health administration program, hosted by the Tuscaloosa VA on the UA campus. It allows students to Skype with their VA ...

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7563
June 21st, 2016
Record-breaking heat scorches the Southwest - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Record-breaking heat scorches the Southwest
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Hotel guests cool off at the pool at the JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort and Spa in Paradise Valley, Ariz., on Sunday. States in the Southwest are in the midst of a summer heat wave as a high pressure ridge bakes Arizona, California and ...

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7562
June 21st, 2016
Shannon Fagan wins ASWA awards - Northwest Georgia News -

Northwest Georgia News

Shannon Fagan wins ASWA awards
Northwest Georgia News
The Tuscaloosa News took home a convention-high four awards following by the Times Daily and AL.com with three awards each and the Montgomery advertiser, Opelika-Auburn News., Bleacher Report, Lagniappe and Deer and Deer Hunting Magazine with one each ...

7561
June 21st, 2016
Olympic chiefs open anti-doping summit in wake of Russia ban - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Olympic chiefs open anti-doping summit in wake of Russia ban
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"We want to coordinate our efforts to protect the clean athletes and strengthen the fight against doping, particularly in light of the upcoming Rio Games," Bach said at the opening of the meeting of 20 sports leaders at a Lausanne hotel. "We will have ...

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7560
June 21st, 2016
Record-breaking heat scorches the Southwest - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Record-breaking heat scorches the Southwest
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Hotel guests cool off at the pool at the JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort and Spa in Paradise Valley, Ariz., on Sunday. States in the Southwest are in the midst of a summer heat wave as a high pressure ridge bakes Arizona, California and ...

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7559
June 19th, 2016
Gene Stallings-era players say his presence still evokes nerves as they recall first meeting coach - AL.com -

AL.com

Gene Stallings-era players say his presence still evokes nerves as they recall first meeting coach
AL.com
More than 100 Stallings-era players, coaches and staff members gathered in Tuscaloosa for to relive the glory days. The whirlwind weekend took the group to a farm outside Eutaw, Ala., for Saturday morning of shooting guns, hitting golf balls and some ...

7558
June 19th, 2016
Trump: 'It would be helpful' if Republicans would help him - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Trump: 'It would be helpful' if Republicans would help him
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Donald Trump railed Saturday against efforts by some frustrated Republicans planning a last-ditch effort to try to thwart him from becoming the party's nominee, threatening at one point to stop fundraising if Republicans don't rally ...

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7557
June 19th, 2016
The list of winners in the Alabama APME contest - Washington Times -

The list of winners in the Alabama APME contest
Washington Times
Best Business Story: 1, Justin Averette, The Selma Times-Journal, “Room to Negotiate”; 2, Tonya Balaam-Reed, Opelika-Auburn News, “Back Home: Maurelli Leads Hotel's Culinary Team”; 3, Wes Mayberry, The Daily Sentinel, “Made in America”. ... Best ...

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7556
June 18th, 2016
Disney erecting fencing, posting “danger” signs after gator attack - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Disney erecting fencing, posting “danger” signs after gator attack
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Construction workers have put up a waterfront barrier at the Grand Floridian hotel in Walt Disney World, three days after a toddler was killed by an alligator at the resort. Meanwhile, Disney World released a photo of signs it plans to erect. The red ...

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7555
June 18th, 2016
JOE BIDDLE: Sunday Notes: June 19, 2016 - WKRN.com -

WKRN.com

JOE BIDDLE: Sunday Notes: June 19, 2016
WKRN.com
McNair's widow Mechelle, his mother and other family members and friends attended the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame induction Saturday night at the Omni Hotel. HERBY ... “Of course we saw how competitive they were a year ago in Tuscaloosa. I'm sure ...

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7554
June 18th, 2016
Lin-Manuel Miranda leaving 'Hamilton' July 9; vows to return - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Lin-Manuel Miranda leaving 'Hamilton' July 9; vows to return
Tuscaloosa Magazine
In this June 12, 2016 file photo, Lin-Manuel Miranda and the cast of "Hamilton" perform at the Tony Awards in New York. "Hamilton" took home 11 Tony Awards. Miranda said Thursday, June 16, 2016, that he is leaving his show this summer. Miranda said ...

7553
June 17th, 2016
Stars and dollar signs: Cowboys set for move to new facility - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Stars and dollar signs: Cowboys set for move to new facility
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The billionaire boss of the Cowboys knows full well how much he's spending to forge a unique relationship with Texas high school football, part of a sprawling complex centered around a 12,000-seat indoor stadium and eventually including a hotel, sports ...

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7552
June 17th, 2016
Disney erecting fencing, posting “danger” signs after gator attack - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Disney erecting fencing, posting “danger” signs after gator attack
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Construction workers have put up a waterfront barrier at the Grand Floridian hotel in Walt Disney World, three days after a toddler was killed by an alligator at the resort. Meanwhile, Disney World released a photo of signs it plans to erect. The red ...

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7551
June 17th, 2016
LSU's Leonard Fournette, celebrity daughter Lyric: How fatherhood transformed college football's best player - The Advocate -

The Advocate

LSU's Leonard Fournette, celebrity daughter Lyric: How fatherhood transformed college football's best player
The Advocate
... before Leonard begins morning workouts on LSU's campus, part of Tommy Moffitt's summer program. They FaceTime in the evenings, too. They FaceTime on weekends during the season, when Leonard is holed up in some hotel in Tuscaloosa or Starkville.

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7550
June 17th, 2016
Sanders says he will work with Clinton to transform party - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Sanders says he will work with Clinton to transform party
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
But the two rivals met Tuesday night in a Washington, D.C., hotel along with advisers to discuss policy goals and future plans. In the speech, Sanders thanked his supporters for providing more than $200 million in donations, most in increments of $27 ...

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7549
June 17th, 2016
US recognizes Haiti's interim leader but prods legislators - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

US recognizes Haiti's interim leader but prods legislators
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
At a Thursday press conference at an upscale hotel in Port-au-Prince, opposition leader Evans Paul called on people across the Caribbean country of just over 10 million to join together to demand Privert's departure. Paul is a veteran politician and ...

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7548
June 17th, 2016
Lin-Manuel Miranda leaving 'Hamilton' July 9; vows to return - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Lin-Manuel Miranda leaving 'Hamilton' July 9; vows to return
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Fans who donate just $10 to the Hispanic Federation will be entered to win two tickets to his last performance, an invitation to the after-party and airfare and hotel for those living outside of New York City. It's being organized through Prizeo ...

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7547
June 17th, 2016
'I Know What You Did Last Summer' author Lois Duncan dies - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

'I Know What You Did Last Summer' author Lois Duncan dies
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
15, 2009 file photo, author Lois Duncan arrives at the premiere of the film, "Hotel for Dogs," in Los Angeles. Duncan best known for suspense novels for young adult readers as well as children's books, died at her Florida home. She was 82. Her thriller ...

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7546
June 17th, 2016
Family's excruciating Orlando journey ends in forgiveness - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Family's excruciating Orlando journey ends in forgiveness
Tuscaloosa Magazine
They went back to their small hotel room with a view of a busy freeway. They carried Deonka's black book bag with them. Inside was her Bible, stuffed with scribbled notes about Jesus and questions about life. The family talked and cried and discussed ...

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7545
June 16th, 2016
Tokyo, Paris, now Shanghai: Small world for Disney parks - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Tokyo, Paris, now Shanghai: Small world for Disney parks
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Disneyworld has rolled out new technology for visitors, who use wireless wristbands as admission passes and hotel room keys, and smartphone apps to order food. JAPAN: Tokyo Disneyland, the company's first park outside the United States, opened in 1983 ...

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7544
June 16th, 2016
US consumer prices climbed in May - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

US consumer prices climbed in May
Tuscaloosa Magazine
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumer prices rose a moderate amount in May, driven up by rising energy costs and the biggest increase in shelter costs in more than nine years. Consumer prices increased 0.2 percent last month following a 0.4 percent April ...

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7543
June 16th, 2016
Post-primaries, Clinton and Sanders try to come together - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Post-primaries, Clinton and Sanders try to come together
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Their face-to-face meeting at a Washington hotel on Tuesday night was an initial step in the process, in the shadow of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Eight years ago, it took Clinton about three weeks before she joined Obama in the ...

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7542
June 16th, 2016
Birmingham Zoo reptile manager explains gator dangers - WVTM13 -

WVTM13

Birmingham Zoo reptile manager explains gator dangers
WVTM13
He went on to say large alligators are very common in central Florida, especially in the swampy area where Disney World was built. There are alligators living in central Alabama as well, but they typically do not wander further north than southern ...

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7541
June 16th, 2016
Cuba hopes detente will finally break curse on investment - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Cuba hopes detente will finally break curse on investment
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Now, Montreal-based developer 360 VOX says it is preparing to break ground on a $1.4 billion development with 27 holes of golf, four luxury hotels and 2,700 high-end villas and apartments for sale to foreigners. "Some people will want to go to Eagle's ...

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7540
June 15th, 2016
Airbnb to start collecting Pennsylvania hotel tax - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Airbnb to start collecting Pennsylvania hotel tax
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Pennsylvania also collects a 1 percent local hotel tax in Philadelphia and Allegheny County. The state says Airbnb will also collect and remit that tax. The Wolf administration says the agreement helps level the playing field across the lodging industry.

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7539
June 15th, 2016
Tokyo governor to resign over misuse of funds - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tokyo governor to resign over misuse of funds
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
His troubles began earlier this year with revelations that he had stayed in expensive hotel suites at taxpayer expense on work trips to Europe and the United States, and used his official vehicle to travel regularly to a weekend retreat. Then came the ...

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7538
June 15th, 2016
Reviewing recent controversial SEC football coaching breakups - SECcountry.com -

SECcountry.com

Reviewing recent controversial SEC football coaching breakups
SECcountry.com
The breakup between a head coach and his football program rarely is a carefree experience. Usually, there's at least one party who is really upset at the end of the relationship, and sometimes, nearly everyone involved is frustrated and angry. Those ...

7537
June 15th, 2016
The Latest: Celebrations in Iceland after famous draw - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

The Latest: Celebrations in Iceland after famous draw
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A local official says a bus carrying 29 Russian fans was stopped by police after leaving a hotel near the Cote d'Azur town of Mandelieu-La Napoule on Tuesday. Prefecture communications chief Ariane Parachini says police stopped the fans to see whether ...

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7536
June 15th, 2016
Revel casino reopening rejected; rescheduling required - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Revel casino reopening rejected; rescheduling required
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Glenn Straub, the new owner of the former Revel casino in Atlantic City, N.J., inspects the property on Tuesday June 14, 2016, a day before he intends to have 900 hotel rooms and some amenities open to the public. But key approvals remain to be gotten ...

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7535
June 15th, 2016
RTDNA National Kaleidoscope Award: "Civil Rights--Gay Rights" Alabama Public Radio - Alabama Public Radio -

Alabama Public Radio

RTDNA National Kaleidoscope Award: "Civil Rights--Gay Rights" Alabama Public Radio
Alabama Public Radio
... welcome home parade for WBC World Heavyweight Boxing Champion Deontay Wilder. Our entry for the RTDNA National Kaleidoscope Award also includes a feature on the "Bal Masque," a Mardi Gras celebration where Tuscaloosa's gay community interacts with ...

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7534
June 14th, 2016
The Latest: Russia will be disqualified in more fan violence - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

The Latest: Russia will be disqualified in more fan violence
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A local official says a bus carrying 29 Russian fans was stopped by police after leaving a hotel near the Cote d'Azur town of Mandelieu-La Napoule on Tuesday. Prefecture communications chief Ariane Parachini says police stopped the fans to see whether ...

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7533
June 14th, 2016
Stubbornly, Brooke Shields keeps succeeding - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Stubbornly, Brooke Shields keeps succeeding
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
“I think all those pieces were sort of like a perfect storm for me,” she says, in a hotel cottage here, surrounded by roses, salvia and day lilies. “I don't know why I didn't get derailed. I don't know. I'm stubborn that way, and I think I didn't want ...

7532
June 14th, 2016
AP FACT CHECK: Trump's speech needs some asterisks - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's speech needs some asterisks
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
That section authorized the National Security Agency to conduct bulk collection of domestic telephone records and allowed the FBI to obtain business records, including hotel bills, travel vouchers and internet data relevant to terror-related ...

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7531
June 14th, 2016
NSPARC consumer survey in final phases - Starkville Daily News -

NSPARC consumer survey in final phases
Starkville Daily News
The study was prompted by NSPARC and city officials seeing the success of a similar consumer study conducted in Tuscaloosa. By compiling a more in-depth survey, NSPARC can better pinpoint the economic viability of the Starkville ... tailgating gear ...

7530
June 14th, 2016
Islamic State group targets gays with brutal public killings - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Islamic State group targets gays with brutal public killings
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Before a crowd of men on a street in the Syrian city of Palmyra, the masked Islamic State group judge read out the sentence against the two men convicted of homosexuality: They would be thrown to their deaths from the roof of the nearby Wael Hotel.

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7529
June 13th, 2016
Body of teen killed in 1961 exhumed in Alabama - WBT -

Body of teen killed in 1961 exhumed in Alabama
WBT
People from Bibb County, Tuscaloosa and Birmingham all contributed money to bury the teen, with a nice marble headstone and several funeral sprays. Jim Oakley, publisher of the Centreville Press at the time, was a pall bearer at the funeral, which was ...

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7528
June 12th, 2016
Body of teen killed in 1961 exhumed in Alabama - Houston Chronicle -

Body of teen killed in 1961 exhumed in Alabama
Houston Chronicle
People from Bibb County, Tuscaloosa and Birmingham all contributed money to bury the teen, with a nice marble headstone and several funeral sprays. Jim Oakley, publisher of the Centreville Press at the time, was a pall bearer at the funeral, which was ...

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7527
June 12th, 2016
Police: Ex-astronaut tried to take vehicle after fatal crash - WTNH Connecticut News (press release) -

WTNH Connecticut News (press release)

Police: Ex-astronaut tried to take vehicle after fatal crash
WTNH Connecticut News (press release)
The one-time test pilot and retired Air Force colonel told officers he had drank three glasses of wine and stayed at a hotel in Tuscaloosa, where investigators found an empty wine bottle and a package of sleeping pills, also empty. “Halsell was under ...

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7526
June 11th, 2016
Body of teen killed in 1961 exhumed in Alabama - ReporterNews.com -

Body of teen killed in 1961 exhumed in Alabama
ReporterNews.com
People from Bibb County, Tuscaloosa and Birmingham all contributed money to bury the teen, with a nice marble headstone and several funeral sprays. Jim Oakley, publisher of the Centreville Press at the time, was a pall bearer at the funeral, which was ...

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7525
June 11th, 2016
Body of teenager killed in 1961 exhumed from Centreville cemetary - Gadsden Times -

Gadsden Times

Body of teenager killed in 1961 exhumed from Centreville cemetary
Gadsden Times
People from Bibb County, Tuscaloosa and Birmingham all contributed money to bury the teen, with a nice marble headstone and several funeral sprays. Jim Oakley, publisher of the Centreville Press at the time, was a pall bearer at the funeral, which was ...

7524
June 11th, 2016
A look at other attacks on celebrities by apparent strangers - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

A look at other attacks on celebrities by apparent strangers
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
—Ronald Reagan: Reagan was leaving a Washington, D.C. hotel in 1981 when John Hinckley Jr., who had been waiting outside, began shooting at almost point-blank range. He hit Reagan, his press secretary, a Secret Service agent and a local police officer ...

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7523
June 11th, 2016
Lawyer says Qatar detained Dutch woman who reported rape - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Lawyer says Qatar detained Dutch woman who reported rape
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The 22-year-old woman, on a vacation with a friend, went out for drinks at a hotel bar in the Qatari capital on March 15, lawyer Brian Lokollo said. While there, she believes someone "messed with her drink" and her memory became hazy, Lokollo said.

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7522
June 11th, 2016
It Takes a Sensitive Man to Set the World on Fire - The Good Men Project (blog) -

The Good Men Project (blog)

It Takes a Sensitive Man to Set the World on Fire
The Good Men Project (blog)
My dad and I went fishing on the Black Warrior River near Tuscaloosa, Alabama. I remember this day so very ... After the show, dad needed to get a little more energy before we started walking to the subway to take us back to our hotel. As we finally ...

7521
June 10th, 2016
Body of teen killed in 1961 exhumed in Alabama - Island Packet -

Body of teen killed in 1961 exhumed in Alabama
Island Packet
People from Bibb County, Tuscaloosa and Birmingham all contributed money to bury the teen, with a nice marble headstone and several funeral sprays. Jim Oakley, publisher of the Centreville Press at the time, was a pall bearer at the funeral, which was ...

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7520
June 10th, 2016
Tuscaloosa receives grant to help build new train station - WIAT 42 -

WIAT 42

Tuscaloosa receives grant to help build new train station
WIAT 42
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WIAT) — The City of Tuscaloosa received a grant to help build a new train station in Alberta. The funds comes from the Southern Rail Commission. The new station is intended to become the new home of Amtrak in Tuscaloosa. City leaders ...

7519
June 10th, 2016
The Mom Stop: Savoring the stress of a beach trip - The Northwest Florida Daily News -

The Mom Stop: Savoring the stress of a beach trip
The Northwest Florida Daily News
It means after an hour of finally get your tent and beach items set up just right for your little ones to enjoy, after 10 minutes of slathering your crew with sunblock to where they look like greased little piglets strapped with brightly colored ...

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7518
June 10th, 2016
Muhammad Ali exhibit opens in venue of "Thrilla in Manila" - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Muhammad Ali exhibit opens in venue of "Thrilla in Manila"
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Sports commentator Ronnie Nathanielz, assigned by Marcos to act as government liaison to Ali, said that one day a Muslim religious man carrying a cane limped into Ali's hotel suite. After talking to the man for about 15 minutes, Ali wrote the man a $25 ...

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7517
June 10th, 2016
Lawsuit: Ellen DeGeneres mocked woman's name for breast joke - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Lawsuit: Ellen DeGeneres mocked woman's name for breast joke
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this March 21, 2015, file photo, Ellen DeGeneres arrives at the 26th Annual GLAAD Media Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, in Beverly Hills, Calif. A Georgia real estate agent sued Warner Bros., the producer of "The Ellen DeGeneres Show ...

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7516
June 10th, 2016
Bama Theatre film series mixes comedy, drama and horror - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Bama Theatre film series mixes comedy, drama and horror
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
From the '70s until late '90s, one of the Bama's biggest clients was Theatre Tuscaloosa. After that group moved to new facilities at Shelton State Community College in 1998, the Arts and Humanities Council of Tuscaloosa, which owns and operates the ...

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7515
June 10th, 2016
Salt Lake City approves new height limit for proposed hotel - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Salt Lake City approves new height limit for proposed hotel
Tuscaloosa Magazine
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Salt Lake City officials have approved a zoning change that will help make way for a new 375-foot tall hotel to be built on the downtown convention center property. The City Council voted Tuesday to raise the permitted ...

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7514
June 10th, 2016
Body of teen exhumed for DNA test in Centreville - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Body of teen exhumed for DNA test in Centreville
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
People from Bibb County, Tuscaloosa and Birmingham all contributed money to bury the teen, with a nice marble headstone and several funeral sprays. Jim Oakley, publisher of the Centreville Press at the time, was a pall bearer at the funeral, which was ...

and more »
7513
June 10th, 2016
Ex-astronaut tried to take vehicle after fatal crash that killed two young sisters, police say - Dallas Morning News (blog) -

Dallas Morning News (blog)

Ex-astronaut tried to take vehicle after fatal crash that killed two young sisters, police say
Dallas Morning News (blog)
The one-time test pilot and retired Air Force colonel told officers he had drank three glasses of wine and stayed at a hotel in Tuscaloosa, where investigators found an empty wine bottle and a package of sleeping pills, also empty. “Halsell was under ...
Ex-Astronaut Charged With Murder of 2 Kids in Drunk Driving Crash Sputnik International

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7512
June 10th, 2016
Superintendents tell about plans for future - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Superintendents tell about plans for future
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Tuscaloosa City Schools Interim Superintendent Mike Daria, right, speaks, during the Chamber in Session Education Summit at the Hotel Capstone in Tuscaloosa Wednesday, June 8, 2016. At left is Tuscaloosa County Schools Superintendent Walter Davie.

7511
June 10th, 2016
The Mom Stop: Savoring the stress of a beach trip - Canton Repository -

Canton Repository

The Mom Stop: Savoring the stress of a beach trip
Canton Repository
It means after an hour of finally get your tent and beach items set up just right for your little ones to enjoy, after 10 minutes of slathering your crew with sunblock to where they look like greased little piglets strapped with brightly colored ...

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7510
June 8th, 2016
Correction union boss, hedge fund founder face fraud charges - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Correction union boss, hedge fund founder face fraud charges
Tuscaloosa Magazine
But according to the complaint, he was desperate to gain personally from his work investing union funds, complaining drunkenly in a hotel room during a trip with Rechnitz that he "worked hard to invest COBA's money and did not get anything personally ...

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7509
June 8th, 2016
Young Joe Namath - Newsday -

Newsday

Young Joe Namath
Newsday
Joe Namath was drafted by the New York Jets out of the University of Alabama and became pro football's first true media star. His Super Bowl guarantee earned him mythical status in Jets history when he led them to a 16-7 win over the Baltimore Colts in ...

7508
June 8th, 2016
Troopers find empty wine bottle, sleeping pills in astronaut's hotel room - KHOU.com -

KHOU.com

Troopers find empty wine bottle, sleeping pills in astronaut's hotel room
KHOU.com
TUSCALOOSA, ALABAMA - Troopers say they found an empty wine bottle and an empty package of 10 sleeping pills in the hotel room of a former astronaut charged with murder in Alabama. James Halsell Jr., 59, was arrested near Tuscaloosa after a crash ...
Ex-astronaut in fatal Ala. crash tried to take car of passer-by New York Daily News
Police: Ex-astronaut tried to take vehicle after fatal crash FOX 5 Atlanta
Court documents detail deadly wreck involving ex-astronaut WVTM13
KFVS  - MyArkLaMiss (press release) (blog)  - WIAT 42
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7507
June 8th, 2016
'Lost Recipes' book tells story of bygone restaurants, inns - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

'Lost Recipes' book tells story of bygone restaurants, inns
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A new cookbook called "The Book of Lost Recipes" remembers classic dishes from long-gone hotels, iconic restaurants and roadside eateries of yesteryear. But the book is more than a collection of recipes. It also chronicles the evolution of American ...

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7506
June 7th, 2016
The Latest: US Condemns Turkey car bombing - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

The Latest: US Condemns Turkey car bombing
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The police bus was overturned from the force of the blast which also damaged nearby buildings, including a closed hotel whose entrance appeared gutted and windows were blown out. The blast also shattered windows at a famous 16th-century Ottoman ...

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7505
June 7th, 2016
The Mom Stop: Savoring the stress of a beach trip - Gaston Gazette -

The Mom Stop: Savoring the stress of a beach trip
Gaston Gazette
It means after an hour of finally get your tent and beach items set up just right for your little ones to enjoy, after 10 minutes of slathering your crew with sunblock to where they look like greased little piglets strapped with brightly colored ...

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7504
June 7th, 2016
The Man with his Head in the Clouds - Chicagomag.com -

The Man with his Head in the Clouds
Chicagomag.com
Here in Chicago, Smith, who spent almost three decades at the iconic firm Skidmore, Owings & Merrill before striking out on his own with SOM colleague Gordon Gill in 2006, is best known for signature pieces like the AT&T Corporate Center (now Franklin ...

7503
June 7th, 2016
UPDATE: Ex-astronaut James Halsell out on bond in deaths - Monroe News Star -

Monroe News Star

UPDATE: Ex-astronaut James Halsell out on bond in deaths
Monroe News Star
Halsell reportedly told troopers he got a room at the Motel 6 in Tuscaloosa and did not remember leaving. According to court records, he also asked to see the victim's bodies and attempted to take the vehicle of a man who stopped to help at the crash ...
Former NASA astronaut charged in double-fatal crash Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Former Nasa astronaut charged with murder following fatal car crash The Independent

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7502
June 7th, 2016
The Most Shameless Sex Scandal in American Politics - New Republic -

New Republic

The Most Shameless Sex Scandal in American Politics
New Republic
She met and married Jonathan Mason, a meteorologist at WVUA in Tuscaloosa, where Rebekah worked as anchor and news director. The two attended First Baptist Church of Tuscaloosa, where they became ... But instead of celebrating on election night, the ...

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7501
June 6th, 2016
Center-right economist narrowly ahead in Peru election - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Center-right economist narrowly ahead in Peru election
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"We're going to wait with prudence because all night votes will be coming in from the provinces, from abroad and from the rural voters of deep Peru," she said while dancing to her campaign theme song on a campaign truck parked outside the Lima hotel ...

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7500
June 6th, 2016
University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The award will be presented at a dinner on June 7 at the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim, California, as part of the Admerica Conference. - Alyssia Miller of Tuscaloosa, recently was awarded a Love of Learning award worth $500 from The Honor Society of Phi ...

7499
June 5th, 2016
Miss USA back on stage after turbulent year, Donald Trump - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Miss USA back on stage after turbulent year, Donald Trump
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The talk show host said he had re-read the card and noticed it said “first runner-up” next to the Colombia contestant's name before clarifying with producers his mistake. That Miss Universe contest was also held in Vegas, at the Planet Hollywood hotel ...

7498
June 5th, 2016
Why NFL legend John Stallworth makes us Alabama Proud - AL.com -

AL.com

Why NFL legend John Stallworth makes us Alabama Proud
AL.com
Thursday at 4 p.m., Stallworth will kick off his weekend with the Legends Roundtable at the Westin Hotel at Bridge Street. It will feature a first time appearance by his former quarterback, Bradshaw, and Hall of Fame Steelers defensive back Mel Blount.

7497
June 5th, 2016
Tale of Trump and partner in Azerbaijan real estate project - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tale of Trump and partner in Azerbaijan real estate project
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In a separate case, Trump was asked in a 2013 deposition about why he had not performed better checks on a business partner — a man Trump later deemed “a dud” after the failure of a Fort Lauderdale, Florida, hotel project. Trump said he considered ...

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7496
June 5th, 2016
New state laws have women crossing the 'abortion desert' - Bend Bulletin -

New state laws have women crossing the 'abortion desert'
Bend Bulletin
“If they don't make the cutoff, they're coming over to Tuscaloosa,” Parker said. “People are ... He says he has placed dilating devices in out-of-state patients for a two-day procedure only to see them drive hundreds of miles home to avoid paying for a ...

7495
June 5th, 2016
Ask Rufus: 197 years of hotel history - The Commercial Dispatch -

Ask Rufus: 197 years of hotel history
The Commercial Dispatch
The notice was a list of names and residences of people who had taken "French leave" of the hotel without paying. In 1839, the hotel advertised that the specialty of its table was oysters and that the Tuscaloosa and Pontotoc Stage Line office was ...

7494
June 5th, 2016
DON NOBLE: Novelist focuses on secrets of well-to-do women - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

DON NOBLE: Novelist focuses on secrets of well-to-do women
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The women drink and hang out at the exclusive Shamrock Hotel, an actual place, decorated by owner Glenn McCarthy in 63 shades of green, and the Petroleum Club where “the bathroom fixtures were all plated in twenty-four karat gold.” (The James Dean ...

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7493
June 5th, 2016
Floods, strikes, security: French tourism faces challenges - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Floods, strikes, security: French tourism faces challenges
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Becam says hotel occupancy rates were down about 25 percent in Paris but with Euro 2016 starting next Friday, the situation could still turn around. Paris is one of nine French cities hosting the tournament that captivates Europe for a month. Others in ...

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7492
June 5th, 2016
COLLEGE NEWS: June 5 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

COLLEGE NEWS: June 5
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The award is for the design of an invitation to the 40th anniversary of the UA President's Cabinet. The award will be presented at a dinner on June 7 at the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim, California, as part of the Admerica Conference. - Alyssia Miller ...

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7491
June 5th, 2016
Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama summit looks at area public schools - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama summit looks at area public schools
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The first part of the event, which will be held at Hotel Capstone, is scheduled to begin at 7:30 a.m. Attendees will have breakfast followed by a presentation from the Public Affairs Research Council summarizing the state of Tuscaloosa County's schools.

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7490
June 5th, 2016
SEC Baseball Tournament will stay in Hoover - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

SEC Baseball Tournament will stay in Hoover
Tuscaloosa Magazine
“We had people calling city hall asking if we could get them a hotel room,” Hoover mayor Gary Ivey said. “We have over 2,000 hotel rooms within five miles and 160 restaurants, and they were all packed.” The Hoover Met has several improvements planned ...

7489
June 4th, 2016
Alabama plays for postseason life after tough loss to Sooners - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Alabama plays for postseason life after tough loss to Sooners
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Pinch runner Rachel Bobo slides during the Crimson Tide's Women's College World Series game against Oklahoma on Friday. Photo/Alabama athletics. By Kelly Ward Special to The Tuscaloosa News ...

7488
June 4th, 2016
What's the closest thing the NFL has to LeBron? It's the Falcons' Julio Jones — who has surpassed expectations at ... - The Ringer (blog) -

The Ringer (blog)

What's the closest thing the NFL has to LeBron? It's the Falcons' Julio Jones — who has surpassed expectations at ...
The Ringer (blog)
Jones was the most talented player on the roster from the moment he set foot in Tuscaloosa, but the senior quarterback was stunned by the way the freshman's presence rippled through the program. “He changed the way everybody on the team felt about ...

7487
June 4th, 2016
SEC Baseball Tournament will stay in Hoover - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

SEC Baseball Tournament will stay in Hoover
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
“We had people calling city hall asking if we could get them a hotel room,” Hoover mayor Gary Ivey said. “We have over 2,000 hotel rooms within five miles and 160 restaurants, and they were all packed.” The Hoover Met has several improvements planned ...

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7486
June 3rd, 2016
Sanders' campaign adventure takes him from Hamilton to Rome - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Sanders' campaign adventure takes him from Hamilton to Rome
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Presumptive Republican front-runner Donald Trump has not done as many side activities, though he has used his campaign to promote his products, including a Trump hotel under construction in Washington and a newly renovated golf course in Scotland, ...

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7485
June 3rd, 2016
The NFL's Chosen One - The Ringer (blog) -

The Ringer (blog)

The NFL's Chosen One
The Ringer (blog)
Jones was the most talented player on the roster from the moment he set foot in Tuscaloosa, but the senior quarterback was stunned by the way the freshman's presence rippled through the program. “He changed the way everybody on the team felt about ...

7484
June 3rd, 2016
Somalia forces end extremist siege of hotel; 15 killed - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Toronto Star

Somalia forces end extremist siege of hotel; 15 killed
Tuscaloosa Magazine
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Officials say Somali security forces have ended a siege by extremist gunmen which killed least 15 people, including two members of parliament, at a hotel in the Somali capital after an all-night gunfight. Capt. Mohamed ...
US drone strike targets al-Shabab commander in Somalia Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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7483
June 3rd, 2016
Crossing the 'abortion desert': Women increasingly travel out of their states for the procedure - Los Angeles Times -

Los Angeles Times

Crossing the 'abortion desert': Women increasingly travel out of their states for the procedure
Los Angeles Times
“If they don't make the cutoff, they're coming over to Tuscaloosa,” Parker said. “People are ... He says he has placed dilating devices in out-of-state patients for a two-day procedure only to see them drive hundreds of miles home to avoid paying for a ...

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7482
June 3rd, 2016
Tennessee trash talk to Alabama sign of times, not disrespect, Vol coach says - AL.com -

AL.com

Tennessee trash talk to Alabama sign of times, not disrespect, Vol coach says
AL.com
Alabama's streak over rival Tennessee dates back to Nick Saban's first year in Tuscaloosa. It figures to get interesting this October, however, as the Vols figure to field their best team in years. A few Tennessee players added spice to the situation ...

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7481
June 1st, 2016
2 judo athletes from Congo hope to make refugee Olympic team - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

2 judo athletes from Congo hope to make refugee Olympic team
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Mabika decided to leave the hotel and roamed around the busy streets of Rio looking for food and help. That venture out led Mabika and Misenga to apply for asylum in Brazil, which granted them refugee status. Emails to Congo's judo federation seeking ...

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7480
June 1st, 2016
Testy Trump takes his war with the press to a new level - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Testy Trump takes his war with the press to a new level
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The foundation had presented Trump with an award at its 2015 gala held at a ritzy New York hotel. Trump's campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, had originally told the Post that the Iowa event had raised about $4.5 million — less than the $6 million ...

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7479
June 1st, 2016
Robinson still Cruisin' at 76 with focus on health, business - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Robinson still Cruisin' at 76 with focus on health, business
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Smokey Robinson credits the habits that were instilled in him as a child with helping him maintain a healthy, active lifestyle — including being able to tour the country at 76. "I used to run marathons and do those things that I ...

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7478
June 1st, 2016
'Bonnie and Clyde' shooting ruled justified - Pensacola News Journal -

Pensacola News Journal

'Bonnie and Clyde' shooting ruled justified
Pensacola News Journal
Harper and Fitzgerald have also been implicated in several other robberies and kidnappings in Georgia and Alabama. U.S. marshals said the couple were linked to the kidnappings of a hotel employee in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, a woman in Vestavia Hills, ...

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7477
June 1st, 2016
Somalia: Hotel attack kills 2 parliament members, 4 others - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

New York Times

Somalia: Hotel attack kills 2 parliament members, 4 others
Tuscaloosa Magazine
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A police official says an Islamic extremist attack on a hotel in the Somali capital has killed at least two people. Somalia's rebel group al-Shabab has claimed responsibility. Capt. Mohamed Hussein says the attack Wednesday ...
US drone strike targets al-Shabab commander in Somalia Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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7476
June 1st, 2016
LOOKING BACK: May 30 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

LOOKING BACK: May 30
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... W.A. “Pea Vine” Cannon. Sanford was the incumbent. - A Tuscaloosa County grand jury went on record favoring the restriction of the amount of evidence released in the reporting of news about criminal cases, noting a tendency for cases to be tried in ...

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7475
May 31st, 2016
Puerto Rico's tourist industry feels economic sting of Zika - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Puerto Rico's tourist industry feels economic sting of Zika
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
But people have cited Zika in the cancellation of at least 42,000 hotel room reservations through 2018, which translates to about $28 million in lost revenue for the lodging, restaurant and tour industry, said Ingrid Rivera, executive director of ...

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7474
May 31st, 2016
As in US, Trump draws strong reactions in China - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

As in US, Trump draws strong reactions in China
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Chinese, however, are customers for Trump's hotel, golf course and real estate ventures, while Trump-branded clothing and accessories have been made in China. Trump mentions the country so often that a popular YouTube compilation video exists in which ...

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7473
May 30th, 2016
Local man caddies for Jerry Pate, his college teammate - Herald Palladium -

Local man caddies for Jerry Pate, his college teammate
Herald Palladium
When Rooker first moved to Southwest Michigan 20 years ago from Tuscaloosa, Ala., he was looking for a job and began to caddie at Butler International in Illinois. Fate did not ... He works as a pit manager at the Majestic Star Casino and Hotel in Gary ...

7472
May 30th, 2016
Though largely unknown, Trump finds fans in China - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Though largely unknown, Trump finds fans in China
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Chinese are, however, customers for Trump's hotel, golf course and real estate ventures, while Trump-branded clothing and accessories have been made in China. Trump mentions the country so often that a popular YouTube compilation video exists in which ...

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7471
May 30th, 2016
Presidential race shows deep seated strife toward - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Presidential race shows deep seated strife toward
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Earlier this year, demonstrators against Trump swarmed outside the hotel near San Francisco airport, forcing the candidate Trump to crawl under a fence to enter the hotel where he met with local GOP power brokers. Other protesters tangled with ...

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7470
May 28th, 2016
Georgia sweeps two-time defending champion Florida with pinch-hit walk-off home run - ESPN -

ESPN

Georgia sweeps two-time defending champion Florida with pinch-hit walk-off home run
ESPN
"When we were at the hotel today, they just kept talking about how much trust they have for each other, how much love they have for each other and how much genuine belief and caring about each other [they have]," Harris-Champer said. "That goes so far ...

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7469
May 28th, 2016
In image-conscious Dubai, even police patrol in luxury cars - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

In image-conscious Dubai, even police patrol in luxury cars
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Their photogenic qualities came out in force on a recent day as officers parked several outside the Armani Hotel in the 828-meter (2,717-foot) Burj Khalifa. The twin scissor doors of the police's BMW i8 swung open like wings on the $140,000 car, which ...

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7468
May 26th, 2016
LCHS graduate receives prestigious award - Moulton Advertiser -

Moulton Advertiser

LCHS graduate receives prestigious award
Moulton Advertiser
McCarley, who accompanied Cook to the awards ceremony held at the Hotel Capstone on the University of Alabama campus in Tuscaloosa, said she was honored to be her teacher. "I am very proud of Lila for her achievements and being the first from our ...

7467
May 26th, 2016
Tuscaloosa City Council action from May 24 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tuscaloosa City Council action from May 24
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Amended resolution authorizing the mayor to execute a right-of-way permit to the RV Hotel Owner LLC. - Authorized an amendment to the city's agreement and authorized the mayor to execute the amendment agreement with the Tuscaloosa Housing Authority ...

7466
May 25th, 2016
No joke: 3 mayors walk into an elevator, get stuck - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

No joke: 3 mayors walk into an elevator, get stuck
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto got stuck in the Westin Hotel elevator Thursday evening along with the mayors of Pennsylvania towns of Millvale and Leetsdale. They had been attending a meeting of the Allegheny League of Municipalities. At first, it wasn't ...

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7465
May 25th, 2016
Tuscaloosa PD seeking to ID hotel, apartment theft suspect - WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com -

Tuscaloosa PD seeking to ID hotel, apartment theft suspect
WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com
Tuscaloosa authorities are seeking to identify a man they say is suspected in several thefts at hotels and apartment complexes in the city. The man is described as a white male who stands 5-feet, 8-inches or 5-feet, 10-inches and weighs between 160 and ...

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7464
May 25th, 2016
Alabama influences have Burford, Samford riding high entering regional - The Decatur Daily -

Alabama influences have Burford, Samford riding high entering regional
The Decatur Daily
“(Six players) missed graduation because we were up there, so we had a graduation ceremony in the hotel that night, and (when) Coach Murphy did that when I played, he gave you your certificate, you put on a little hat and you took a photo,” Burford said.

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7463
May 24th, 2016
LOOKING BACK: May 23 | TuscaloosaNews.com - The Tuscaloosa News - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

LOOKING BACK: May 23 | TuscaloosaNews.com - The Tuscaloosa News
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
One of the most eventful commencement weekends in the 135-year history of UA was expected to attract nearly 10,000 alumni and friends of the Capstone to Tuscaloosa with reunion groups meeting at the Stafford Motor Hotel featuring the classes of 1916, ...

7462
May 24th, 2016
Tuesday Morning Thoughts - 247Sports -

247Sports

Tuesday Morning Thoughts
247Sports
A few morning thoughts on what promises to be another warm and dry day in Tuscaloosa. ** There's a chance that Hoover ... The historic Peabody Hotel and Rendevous are right across the street and the famed (or is it infamous?) Beale Street district is ...

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7461
May 24th, 2016
New Brockton coach, mayor remembered - Dothan Eagle -

Dothan Eagle

New Brockton coach, mayor remembered
Dothan Eagle
The group was dubbed the “Cinderella” team after traveling to the last leg of the tournament in Tuscaloosa with only one uniform and an almost zero percent chance of winning. “The team only took one [uniform] because we had no idea how ... for New ...

7460
May 23rd, 2016
All the Fray - NOLA Defender -

NOLA Defender

All the Fray
NOLA Defender
However, the building began life far more illustriously in 1908 as the region's largest convention hotel. Ultimately, it even earned a ... The Tuscaloosa News reported that in “politically doubtful Louisiana,” the “remarks drew loud applause.” However ...

7459
May 23rd, 2016
LOOKING BACK: May 23 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

LOOKING BACK: May 23
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
One of the most eventful commencement weekends in the 135-year history of UA was expected to attract nearly 10,000 alumni and friends of the Capstone to Tuscaloosa with reunion groups meeting at the Stafford Motor Hotel featuring the classes of 1916, ...

7458
May 23rd, 2016
Alabama influences have Burford, Samford riding high entering regional - Times Daily -

Alabama influences have Burford, Samford riding high entering regional
Times Daily
TUSCALOOSA — Every heart inside the Alabama softball dugout sunk as the ball curled toward the right-field line. It was 2006, and Mississippi State had just tied things up at 4-4 the inning .... “(Six players) missed graduation because we were up ...

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7457
May 22nd, 2016
Search resumes for missing EgyptAir jet - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Search resumes for missing EgyptAir jet
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
CAIRO (AP) — The search is continuing for missing AirEgypt flight 804, which disappeared from the radar while carrying 66 passengers and crew from Paris to Cairo. Authorities are scouring a wide area south of the Greek island of Crete on Friday to ...

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7456
May 22nd, 2016
DON NOBLE: Novel seeks to explain Alabama politics, society - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

DON NOBLE: Novel seeks to explain Alabama politics, society
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He tells of his own experience with Alabama politics. In the late '80s, Conroy was approached by a Hollywood producer to write a movie about George Wallace. He met in a hotel with Gerald Wallace, George's brother, who invites Conroy to go to the dog ...

7455
May 22nd, 2016
Police, soldiers swarm Mexico's Acapulco, killings continue - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Police, soldiers swarm Mexico's Acapulco, killings continue
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Today it's almost easier to find a truck full of soldiers, a federal policeman or a gaggle of local tourist cops than it is to find a taxi along the "costera," the seaside boulevard that runs through the hotel zone. Marines patrol the beach, while ...

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7454
May 22nd, 2016
Chef Eric Ripert recalls uphill climb to culinary greatness - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Chef Eric Ripert recalls uphill climb to culinary greatness
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
NEW YORK (AP) — When Eric Ripert turned 18, he had a crisis of confidence. He was working in Paris at the famed La Tour D'Argent, a grueling first step on the journey from his childhood in the mountains of Andorra to where he is now — one of the most ...

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7453
May 21st, 2016
Searchers find body parts, seats, luggage from Egyptian jet - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Searchers find body parts, seats, luggage from Egyptian jet
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Families of the victims spent the night in a hotel in Cairo while they awaited the news of their loved ones. Egyptian officials said some arrived from Paris late Thursday, among them eight relatives of the 15 French passengers on board the missing jet.

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7452
May 21st, 2016
Refugees tell of being pushed back into Greece from Balkans - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Refugees tell of being pushed back into Greece from Balkans
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Murad says authorities took him and others to a hotel near the border where they spent two days, before putting them onto a bus and sending them back to Croatia. From then on, against all expectations — and against official policy — Murad found ...

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7451
May 21st, 2016
Ride of Silence held to honor cyclists killed or injured during bike ride - WIAT 42 -

WIAT 42

Ride of Silence held to honor cyclists killed or injured during bike ride
WIAT 42
The event gets underway at seven o'clock at the Embassy Suites Hotel parking lot in downtown Tuscaloosa. As many as one hundred cyclists are expected to participate. The event is sponsored by Tuscaloosa Triathletes. The ride is free for anyone who ...
'Ride of Silence' happening Wednesday WTVM

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7450
May 19th, 2016
Indigenous grapple with NYC bedlam, bureaucracy at UN forum - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Indigenous grapple with NYC bedlam, bureaucracy at UN forum
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Martha Magdalena Patty, an indigenous leader from the Indonesian island of Saparua, struggles with the odd customs and the food, but likes the big comfortable bed in her hotel, the security and how everything is very organized. But she worries her ...

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7449
May 19th, 2016
From recliners to the Jesus candle, follow circus of Nick Saban's pro-am golf group - AL.com -

AL.com

From recliners to the Jesus candle, follow circus of Nick Saban's pro-am golf group
AL.com
"Hotel California" fittingly played on Mediate's iPhone as the soundtrack. Saban's daughter quickly texted her mom to tell her that recliner might be coming home to Tuscaloosa unless someone hits one closer. On the green, Saban completed the birdie ...

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7448
May 19th, 2016
Floating home marks return to Dubai's man-made World islands - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Floating home marks return to Dubai's man-made World islands
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Surrounded by 300 deserted man-made islands, Dubai's newest real-estate wonder has all the amenities of a luxury hotel — plus views of the bottom of the sea. The Floating Seahorse villas feature submerged bedrooms ...

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7447
May 19th, 2016
PCS students perform at Young Voices Festival - Pelham Reporter -

Pelham Reporter

PCS students perform at Young Voices Festival
Pelham Reporter
Seventh-graders Shelby Kendall and Jonathan Wiedeburg, along with ninth-grader Dorothy Willman, spent the weekend in Tuscaloosa preparing for a culminating concert at the university. “I really loved going out there,” Kendall said of the experience. “At ...

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7446
May 19th, 2016
Obama attends Democratic Party fundraiser in Washington - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Obama attends Democratic Party fundraiser in Washington
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is raising money for the Democratic Party at an event in the District of Columbia. Obama is attending a Democratic National Committee "roundtable" fundraiser Wednesday at the Jefferson Hotel just blocks from ...

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7445
May 18th, 2016
Greek government submits new austerity bill to Parliament - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Greek government submits new austerity bill to Parliament
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... were immediately available on the measures, which are expected to include across-the-board tax hikes, including raising the rate of consumer tax by one percentage point to 24 percent and increasing taxes on fuel, coffee, alcohol, tobacco and hotel ...

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7444
May 18th, 2016
Chicago-area police issue Sinead O'Connor well-being check - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Chicago-area police issue Sinead O'Connor well-being check
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In November, she posted a message on Facebook saying she had taken an overdose at a hotel somewhere in Ireland. Irish police later said she had been found safe. The next month, O'Connor posted on Facebook that she had been detained in a hospital for ...

7443
May 18th, 2016
'Ride of Silence' happening Wednesday - WTVM -

WTVM

'Ride of Silence' happening Wednesday
WTVM
Tuscaloosa is one community that will host a Ride of Silence. Organizers ask cyclists to arrive at 6:30 p.m., behind the Embassy Suites hotel on University Blvd. in Downtown Tuscaloosa. The ride will begin at 7 p.m. and continue for approximately five ...

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7442
May 18th, 2016
Sanders issues defiant statement under pressure over ruckus - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Sanders issues defiant statement under pressure over ruckus
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
As the event dragged on three hours past its scheduled end, hotel security said they could no longer staff the event and it was closed down. In a statement, the state party accused the Sanders campaign of "deliberately sharing misinformation about how ...

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7441
May 18th, 2016
Guy Clark, Grammy-winning musician, dead at 74 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Guy Clark, Grammy-winning musician, dead at 74
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Born in 1941, Clark's upbringing in west Texas inspired the scenes and characters for many of his songs, including “Desperados,” based on an oil well digger who once stayed at his grandmother's shotgun hotel. His interest in music was inspired by his ...

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7440
May 18th, 2016
Natchez's Ed Reed a big part of Mississippi's football legacy - The Sun Herald (blog) -

The Sun Herald (blog)

Natchez's Ed Reed a big part of Mississippi's football legacy
The Sun Herald (blog)
COURTESY NATCHEZ DEMOCRATLongtime high school football coach Ed Reed receives the Contributions to Amateur Football award from the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame Miss-Lou Chapter in November 2013 at the Eola Hotel ...

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7439
May 18th, 2016
Police say Sinead O'Connor was found at hotel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Police say Sinead O'Connor was found at hotel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
CHICAGO (AP) — Suburban Chicago police say they found Irish singer-songwriter Sinead O'Connor after she went missing earlier this week staying at a hotel. Wilmette police spokesman Eric Peterson said Tuesday that 10 departments helped canvass area ...

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7438
May 18th, 2016
DNC head: 'No excuse for what happened in Nevada' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

DNC head: 'No excuse for what happened in Nevada'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
As the event dragged on three hours past its scheduled end, hotel security said they could no longer staff the event and it was closed down. In a statement, the state party accused the Sanders campaign of "deliberately sharing misinformation about how ...

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7437
May 17th, 2016
Upheaval in Nevada raises concerns over Democratic unity - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Upheaval in Nevada raises concerns over Democratic unity
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
As the event dragged on three hours past its scheduled end, hotel security said they could no longer staff the event and it was closed down. In a statement, the state party accused the Sanders campaign of "deliberately sharing misinformation about how ...

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7436
May 17th, 2016
Condoleezza Rice returns to Birmingham and addresses students in town - WIAT 42 -

WIAT 42

Condoleezza Rice returns to Birmingham and addresses students in town
WIAT 42
It was a hotel/hospital plan that would allow loved ones to stay with their family while they are in the hospital. “It's gatherings like ... On Wednesday, she will be at the Regions Tradition and on Thursday she will be speaking at Stillman College in ...

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7435
May 17th, 2016
Pall of Nevada fracas hangs over Democratic contest - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Pall of Nevada fracas hangs over Democratic contest
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
As the event dragged on three hours past its scheduled end, hotel security said they could no longer staff the event and it was closed down. In a statement, the state party accused the Sanders campaign of "deliberately sharing misinformation about how ...

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7434
May 17th, 2016
Hong Kong under tight security for Chinese official's visit - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Hong Kong under tight security for Chinese official's visit
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Police set up hundreds of plastic water-filled safety barriers on the streets surrounding the downtown convention center where Zhang will speak and the hotel next door where he's staying. In another sign of official nervousness over the visit ...

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7433
May 17th, 2016
Chicago-area police issue Sinead O'Connor well-being check - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Chicago-area police issue Sinead O'Connor well-being check
Tuscaloosa Magazine
In November, she posted a message on Facebook saying she had taken an overdose at a hotel somewhere in Ireland. Irish police later said she had been found safe. The next month, O'Connor posted on Facebook that she had been detained in a hospital for ...

and more »
7432
May 17th, 2016
Greek lawmakers to vote on more austerity over weekend - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Greek lawmakers to vote on more austerity over weekend
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The new bill is expected to include a raft of tax hikes, including raising consumer tax from 23 percent to 24 percent, increasing taxes on fuel, hotel stays, alcohol and tobacco as well as liberalizing the sale of non-performing loans. It is also ...

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7431
May 17th, 2016
PCS students perform at Young Voices Festival - Shelby County Reporter -

Shelby County Reporter

PCS students perform at Young Voices Festival
Shelby County Reporter
Seventh-graders Shelby Kendall and Jonathan Wiedeburg, along with ninth-grader Dorothy Willman, spent the weekend in Tuscaloosa preparing for a culminating concert at the university. “I really loved going out there,” Kendall said of the experience. “At ...

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7430
May 17th, 2016
MR. GOLF: College golf is stepping up its game - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

MR. GOLF: College golf is stepping up its game
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
New this spring, things really moved up another level with last week's NCAA Shoal Creek Women's Regional and today through Wednesday's NCAA Tuscaloosa Men's Regional at Ol' Colony Golf Complex. UA is the host institution for both regionals, and they ...

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7429
May 16th, 2016
Future's history: Shatner looks at 50 years of Star Trek - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Future's history: Shatner looks at 50 years of Star Trek
Tuscaloosa Magazine
FILE - In this April 2, 2015 file photo, William Shatner arrives at the NBC Universal Summer Press Day at The Langham Huntington Hotel in Pasadena, Calif. Shatner first swaggered onto the bridge of the starship Enterprise in 1966. Celebrating its 50th ...

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7428
May 15th, 2016
Jane Fonda needed therapy, acting coach to make Netflix show - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Jane Fonda needed therapy, acting coach to make Netflix show
Tuscaloosa Magazine
When the audience at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel laughed, Fonda responded: "No, it's true! And I'm proud of that at my age." Fonda has won two Oscars for best actress in a leading role. Fonda appeared at a panel alongside "Grace and Frankie" creator ...

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7427
May 15th, 2016
Oakman rallies to take first at regional - Daily Mountain Eagle -

Daily Mountain Eagle

Oakman rallies to take first at regional
Daily Mountain Eagle
Oakman players celebrate Saturday's win over Ohatchee at the North Central Regional Tournament in Tuscaloosa. The Wildcats ... Thinking Friday's second game would start at 6 p.m., the Wildcats didn't bother to reserved hotel rooms. That meant they ...

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7426
May 15th, 2016
SCHOOL NEWS: May 15 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

SCHOOL NEWS: May 15
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Several student's in the school's hospitality and tourism program earned Certified Guest Service Professional certificates from the American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute. The students are: Faith Acker, Raven Bain, Cielo Balderas, Collin Boyd ...

7425
May 14th, 2016
Resignation after power grab rocks Infantino's new era claim - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Resignation after power grab rocks Infantino's new era claim
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The 45-year-old Swiss-Italian and his council members stayed in the high-end Four Seasons Hotel in Mexico while the rest of FIFA staff were in the more moderately priced 5-star Intercontinental, albeit following long-standing bookings. When Infantino ...

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7424
May 14th, 2016
DARRELL HUCKABY: Jumping the pond and swapping stories - newtoncitizen -

DARRELL HUCKABY: Jumping the pond and swapping stories
newtoncitizen
Besides, you'd be amazed at what a terrorist attack will do to the price of air flights and hotel rooms. My family and I got a great deal on a trip to New York at Christmas of 2001 and everybody there was ... If that is true, they need to send a whole ...

7423
May 14th, 2016
DARRELL HUCKABY: Jumping the pond and swapping stories - Rockdale Citizen -

Rockdale Citizen

DARRELL HUCKABY: Jumping the pond and swapping stories
Rockdale Citizen
Besides, you'd be amazed at what a terrorist attack will do to the price of air flights and hotel rooms. My family and I got a great deal on a trip to New York at Christmas of 2001 and everybody there was ... If that is true, they need to send a whole ...

7422
May 14th, 2016
Girl Meets World On A Yamaha FZ-07 Part 6: The South - Motorcyclist -

Motorcyclist

Girl Meets World On A Yamaha FZ-07 Part 6: The South
Motorcyclist
It was late and I had already covered nearly 300 miles so far, but I hopped back on my bike, got on the interstate, and pounded out miles as fast as I could get away with on the FZ 'til I made it to a hotel in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. The next day I woke ...

7421
May 14th, 2016
Trump denies he posed as his spokesman during tabloid days - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Trump denies he posed as his spokesman during tabloid days
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He said Madonna "wanted to go out with him" and "came in a beautiful evening gown and combat boots" to hang out with Trump at the Plaza Hotel, which he owned. "He's got zero interest that night," said the man known as Miller, apparently meaning they ...

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7420
May 14th, 2016
Alabama's BP settlement money should be allocated throughout the state proportionately - Gulf Coast News Today -

Gulf Coast News Today

Alabama's BP settlement money should be allocated throughout the state proportionately
Gulf Coast News Today
In proportion to the number of Tuscaloosa hotel rooms made vacant by vacationers canceling plans to visit due to the BP oil spill, Tuscaloosa should receive a share of the Alabama BP settlement money. In proportion to lost tips by waiters and ...

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7419
May 14th, 2016
Hotels build buzz for eco-efforts with rooftop beehives - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Hotels build buzz for eco-efforts with rooftop beehives
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Aware of the well-publicized environmental threats to honeybees that have reduced numbers worldwide, seven San Francisco hotels have built hives on their rooftops. The sustainability effort also benefits the hotels as the bees produce honey for ...

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7418
May 14th, 2016
Central Elementary Library - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Central Elementary Library
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Harold E. Greer, principal of Tuscaloosa High School since 1960, resigned the post. After serving as principal at Gordo High School, Greer became assistant principal at THS for 11 years and succeeded J.R. Pittard as principal. Greer had been in public ...

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7417
May 13th, 2016
Future's history: Shatner looks at 50 years of Star Trek - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Future's history: Shatner looks at 50 years of Star Trek
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this April 2, 2015 file photo, William Shatner arrives at the NBC Universal Summer Press Day at The Langham Huntington Hotel in Pasadena, Calif. Shatner first swaggered onto the bridge of the starship Enterprise in 1966. Celebrating its 50th ...

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7416
May 13th, 2016
Q&A w/ Justin Fetcho — All Smiles - Harrisburg Daily Register -

Harrisburg Daily Register

Q&A w/ Justin Fetcho — All Smiles
Harrisburg Daily Register
JF: (Laughs) You know, I think, sitting in our hotel room the night before (the final day of the MVC tournament) our main objective the final day of the tournament was to just be tough. ... For us to go down to Tuscaloosa, I feel like we're going there ...

7415
May 13th, 2016
Tokyo governor under fire for $1800 hotel room, lavish trips - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tokyo governor under fire for $1800 hotel room, lavish trips
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
TOKYO (AP) — The governor of Tokyo has triggered public outrage for flying first-class and staying at up to $1,800-a-night suites in Europe and America during official trips. Gov. Yoichi Masuzoe and his entourage spent 213 million yen ($2 million) on ...

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7414
May 13th, 2016
Alabama plant stars in Mercedes Brand Experience - Alabama NewsCenter -

Alabama NewsCenter

Alabama plant stars in Mercedes Brand Experience
Alabama NewsCenter
Each session of the Mercedes brand experience is set up to host 84 participants for two days. They stay at the Westin Hotel in Birmingham. During the session, they eat lunch at the Tuscaloosa County plant, where more than 3,500 Alabama workers produce ...

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7413
May 12th, 2016
Alabama plant stars in Mercedes Brand Experience - Made In Alabama -

Made In Alabama

Alabama plant stars in Mercedes Brand Experience
Made In Alabama
Each session of the Mercedes brand experience is set up to host 84 participants for two days. They stay at the Westin Hotel in Birmingham. During the session, they eat lunch at the Tuscaloosa County plant, where more than 3,500 Alabama workers produce ...

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7412
May 12th, 2016
Panama files show Russian crackdown on offshoring is failing - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Panama files show Russian crackdown on offshoring is failing
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In March last year, a year after the annexation of Crimea and U.S. and European Union economic sanctions, Putin issued a public warning to a star-studded gathering of tycoons at a posh Moscow hotel: get your money back to Russia, or foreign governments ...

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7411
May 11th, 2016
Now 82, Richard Shelby is one of America's four oldest senators - AL.com -

AL.com

Now 82, Richard Shelby is one of America's four oldest senators
AL.com
U.S. Senator Richard Shelby greets his supporters at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Tuscaloosa, Alabama after winning the Republic Primary. (Joe Songer/jsonger@al.com). Joe Songer | jsonger@al.com. Print Email · The Associated Press By The Associated ...

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7410
May 11th, 2016
Canadian professor: Olympics should be postponed due to Zika - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Canadian professor: Olympics should be postponed due to Zika
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"I'm not sure I'm even going to be leaving the hotel room, outside of practice." The medical director of Australia's Olympic team said there was "no chance" the games would be moved. Dr. David Hughes said in a statement Wednesday that the Zika risk to ...

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7409
May 11th, 2016
Wedding photo returned to family after being lost in April 27, 2011 tornadoes - WTVM -

WTVM

Wedding photo returned to family after being lost in April 27, 2011 tornadoes
WTVM
The family says there are no nearby storm shelters, so they drive to Tuscaloosa when there's a threat of bad weather where they stay in a hotel for the night. In all six people died in Hale County on April 27, 2011. Copyright 2016 WBRC. All rights ...

7408
May 10th, 2016
Native painters transform hotel rooms with large-scale art - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Native painters transform hotel rooms with large-scale art
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Native Americans artists are transforming guest rooms at a New Mexico hotel into large-scale installation pieces, with murals and paintings that build on tribal themes. Nativo Lodge in Albuquerque last week publicly unveiled ...

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7407
May 10th, 2016
Foley looks to sports complex, event center to ignite tourism near Alabama beaches - Alabama NewsCenter -

Alabama NewsCenter

Foley looks to sports complex, event center to ignite tourism near Alabama beaches
Alabama NewsCenter
Staley, a former University of Alabama soccer head coach, helped bring the Alabama High School Athletic Association's Super Six football championship to Tuscaloosa's Bryant-Denny Stadium and Auburn's Jordan-Hare Stadium every other year in a rotating ...

7406
May 9th, 2016
Sophie Okonedo puts body, soul and sweater into 'Crucible' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Sophie Okonedo puts body, soul and sweater into 'Crucible'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Okonedo, who earned an Oscar nomination for "Hotel Rwanda," was raised in London and studied at The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. At the age of about 7, she was watching a variety show on TV when the cast of the musical "Annie" came on. "One of the ...

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7405
May 9th, 2016
UAB player declared brain dead day after shooting - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

UAB player declared brain dead day after shooting
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He spent last season living out of a hotel room in Miami with friends while attending classes at ASA College, playing in only one game. Bryant left Notre Dame after one season when he was ruled academically ineligible for the 2015 season. Because UAB ...

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7404
May 9th, 2016
How Clinton, Trump made their fortunes and spend them - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

How Clinton, Trump made their fortunes and spend them
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Hillary Clinton's three-year speaking tours often came with premium travel — flights on private jets, luxury "presidential" hotel suites and transportation and accommodations for the retinue of loyal aides who traveled with her, according to her ...

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7403
May 9th, 2016
Reporters in N. Korea for congress get wire factory instead - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Reporters in N. Korea for congress get wire factory instead
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — They came for North Korea's biggest political event in decades. What they have been getting is a lot of sightseeing — except one, who got kicked out. North Korea has brought in more than 100 journalists from around the ...

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7402
May 9th, 2016
LOOKING BACK: May 9 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

LOOKING BACK: May 9
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Construction of a new hotel off Rice Mine Road was approved by the Tuscaloosa City Council. Central Elementary School celebrated the completion of a new outdoor library and the purchase of 350 new books for the school. The first commercial tenant in ...

7401
May 9th, 2016
High school girls mentoring program impacting community - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

High school girls mentoring program impacting community
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Girls' STEPS activities include everything from college visits around the state to career expos and the annual Mother-Daughter Dinner held at the Auburn University Hotel and Dixon Conference Center. "It's a night of love for girls and their mothers ...

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7400
May 8th, 2016
Springdale guys prepared for life after football - Northwest Arkansas News -

Northwest Arkansas News

Springdale guys prepared for life after football
Northwest Arkansas News
26 at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Kissinger was ... "If nothing happens with the NFL, I'll turn my attention to other things," said Smothers, who graduated from Arkansas in December with a degree in hotel and restaurant management ...

7399
May 8th, 2016
Australian leader Turnbull seeks to gain mandate in vote - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Australian leader Turnbull seeks to gain mandate in vote
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
His father was a Sydney hotel broker who became a single father after his wife abandoned the family when Turnbull was 9 years old. He studied at the University of Sydney before attending Brasenose College, Oxford, as a Rhodes scholar. Turnbull became a ...

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7398
May 8th, 2016
UA Design/Production Team Wins National ADDY Award - UA News -

UA News

UA Design/Production Team Wins National ADDY Award
UA News
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The Office of Design/Production in The University of Alabama's Division of Strategic Communications has received a National ADDY in the American Advertising Awards competition. The award is for the design of an invitation to the ...

7397
May 7th, 2016
Opera version of 'The Shining' opens Saturday in Minnesota - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Opera version of 'The Shining' opens Saturday in Minnesota
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"Being a raving lunatic, running around the Overlook Hotel, terrorizing my family, takes a lot of energy. It's a very physical role. I pick up my wife by the neck to dangle her body in front of me. I beat my child. I break down doors." After premiering ...

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7396
May 7th, 2016
UA's May Interim Session Offers Variety of Unusual Classes - UA News -

UA's May Interim Session Offers Variety of Unusual Classes
UA News
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Professors at The University of Alabama are offering a number of thought-provoking and unusual classes during UA's May Interim session, which runs from Monday, May 9, through Friday, May 27. Classes include: “Event Planning: Wedding ...

7395
May 7th, 2016
Rick Van Alfen: The country I do know - Nevada Appeal -

Rick Van Alfen: The country I do know
Nevada Appeal
Or walk into the Marriott Hotel in Tuscaloosa, Ala., whip out an American Express card, register, and have Joe Bob the Bellman bring his bags to his room. These were the 50s Fred longs for. When no less of a world class entertainer like Sammy Davis Jr ...

7394
May 7th, 2016
Man charged with attempted murder - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Man charged with attempted murder
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He fired toward her from the parking lot, she said, striking her in the mouth and hitting the door of the hotel room. Surveillance video showed James firing the gun and entering the room once the victim had run away. Investigators say that he stole her ...

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7393
May 7th, 2016
Colts agree to terms with 18th overall pick, center Ryan Kelly - Today's Pigskin (blog) -

Today's Pigskin (blog)

Colts agree to terms with 18th overall pick, center Ryan Kelly
Today's Pigskin (blog)
Taking home the trio of titles in 2011, 2012 and as a senior in 2015, Kelly was rewarded appropriately during his final year in Tuscaloosa. Last season, he won the Rimington Trophy as the nation's top center and was named as a ... But his on-field ...

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7392
May 5th, 2016
Iraq routed IS from Ramadi at a high cost: A city destroyed - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Iraq routed IS from Ramadi at a high cost: A city destroyed
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The 300-room hotel and hundreds of chalets in the complex are filled with people displaced from Ramadi, Fallujah, Hit and smaller villages across Anbar. Umm Khaled, 30, once lived with her family in a two-bedroom home in Ramadi's center. Now, pregnant ...

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7391
May 5th, 2016
Review: Fiennes, Swinton simmer and boil in 'Bigger Splash' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Review: Fiennes, Swinton simmer and boil in 'Bigger Splash'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
But that was 20 years ago, and since then Fiennes has been everything from deliciously villainous — yeah, the one with no name — to, recently, exquisitely funny in "The Grand Budapest Hotel." And now he is uninhibited, both physically and emotionally ...

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7390
May 5th, 2016
Stones, Dylan, McCartney, others to play Coachella in fall - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Stones, Dylan, McCartney, others to play Coachella in fall
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
For a bit more than $5,000, people can purchase a three-night stay at a high-end hotel, passes to the shows, shuttle service to and from the venue, meals and other perks. There is reserve seating and bleacher seating for anyone whose days of standing ...

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7389
May 5th, 2016
California raises legal age to buy tobacco from 18 to 21 - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

California raises legal age to buy tobacco from 18 to 21
Tuscaloosa Magazine
One would expand tobacco-free workplaces to include small businesses, break rooms and hotel lobbies. Democratic lawmakers passed the proposals almost two months ago. Legislative leaders waited to send them to Brown because of political threats from ...

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7388
May 5th, 2016
“The B Side" exhibit showcases music-inspired art - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

“The B Side" exhibit showcases music-inspired art
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The third incarnation of “The B Side," a semi-annual exhibit, opens Friday evening at the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, with visual interpretations and responses to music and musicians created by 18 different artists from Tuscaloosa ...

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7387
May 5th, 2016
Johnny Manziel booked in misdemeanor assault case, posts bail - fox6now.com -

fox6now.com

Johnny Manziel booked in misdemeanor assault case, posts bail
fox6now.com
Manziel is accused of assaulting his former girlfriend, Colleen Crowley, on January 29 in a Dallas hotel. She said he ... 1 Alabama at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, propelling him into the Heisman Trophy conversation. Manziel was 24 of ...

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7386
May 5th, 2016
Stones, Dylan, McCartney play Coachella site in October - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Stones, Dylan, McCartney play Coachella site in October
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
For a bit more than $5,000, people can purchase a three-night stay at a high-end hotel, passes to the shows, shuttle service to and from the venue, meals and other perks. There is reserve seating and bleacher seating for anyone whose days of standing ...

and more »
7385
May 4th, 2016
Conversation of the Day: Do you approve of Senators Richard Shelby and Jeff Sessions? - AL.com -

AL.com

Conversation of the Day: Do you approve of Senators Richard Shelby and Jeff Sessions?
AL.com
shelby.jpg U.S. Senator Richard Shelby greets his supporters at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Tuscaloosa, Alabama after winning the Republic Primary. (Joe Songer/jsonger@al.com). Do you approve of the work Senators Richard Shelby and Jeff Sessions are ...

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7384
May 4th, 2016
Tuscaloosa police arrest suspect in string of hotel, convenience store robberies - WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com -

WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

Tuscaloosa police arrest suspect in string of hotel, convenience store robberies
WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com
Tuscaloosa police say at least three people were involved in several hotel and convenience store robberies. On Monday, they announced one man has been arrested in the investigation. Officers arrested 37-year-old Glen Drayton after serving a search ...

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7383
May 3rd, 2016
Jazz fest's last day kicks off after storm cancels some sets - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Jazz fest's last day kicks off after storm cancels some sets
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
During the move, they got a call from the Monteleone hotel, which was opening a lounge and asked if she'd like to open it in January. They have a standing Friday date. "From the moment I went up there and sang that first song with that band, I felt ...

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7382
May 2nd, 2016
US construction spending up 0.3 pct., led by home building - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

US construction spending up 0.3 pct., led by home building
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In March, spending on hotel and motel construction rose 1.6 percent, while the category that covers shopping centers posted a 0.8 percent gain and spending on hospitals and other health care facilities rose 1.4 percent. Construction of office buildings ...

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7381
May 2nd, 2016
North Carolina pair survive 5 days in New Zealand wilderness - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

North Carolina pair survive 5 days in New Zealand wilderness
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — An American exchange student and her mother were rescued over the weekend in the New Zealand wilderness, where they were lost for five days after setting off on a day hike. A helicopter pilot spotted the large "help" ...

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7380
May 2nd, 2016
Alabama Crimson Tide: Where they were 10 years ago - ESPN (blog) -

ESPN (blog)

Alabama Crimson Tide: Where they were 10 years ago
ESPN (blog)
He was fired for inappropriate behavior during a trip to Florida for a pro-am golf tournament that included him reportedly spending hundreds of dollars at a topless bar and a woman ordering around $1,000 of room service and charging it to his hotel ...

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7379
May 2nd, 2016
Ex-con out of prison 4 months suspected in robberies in 9 Alabama cities - AL.com -

Ex-con out of prison 4 months suspected in robberies in 9 Alabama cities
AL.com
That holdup happened about 2 p.m. at the hotel on Hayes Drive N.W. Authorities said two black males entered the hotel, one of them armed with a gun, and demanded money from the desk clerks. ... Drayton is held on $60,000 in the Tuscaloosa County Jail.

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7378
May 2nd, 2016
Deontay Wilder leaves US to train for fight in Moscow - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Deontay Wilder leaves US to train for fight in Moscow
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Tuscaloosa's Wilder defends his World Boxing Council heavyweight boxing championship title on May 21 in Moscow, Russia, against No. 1-ranked contender Alexander ... There are hotel rooms for 12 people for two weeks. Then there are travel costs, meals ...

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7377
May 1st, 2016
CA convention is a homecoming of sorts for Carly Fiorina - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

CA convention is a homecoming of sorts for Carly Fiorina
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
BURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) — When Carly Fiorina speaks to the California Republican party convention at a hotel outside San Francisco airport Saturday night, it will be a homecoming of sorts for the newly-minted vice presidential candidate. Fiorina grew ...

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7376
April 30th, 2016
Long bus ride gives Alabama softball ample study time - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Long bus ride gives Alabama softball ample study time
Tuscaloosa Magazine
“We've had alums surprise and call in at the team meeting at the hotel on the Thursday night before we play,” he said. “They've just talked about the things that they've missed, and one of them was just saying the thing she misses is the bus rides and ...

7375
April 29th, 2016
Alabama's One-Man Pension Show - Governing -

Governing

Alabama's One-Man Pension Show
Governing
Beyond them stands the city convention center and the adjoining hotel that Bronner also oversees. The Montgomery real estate makes up just a small slice of RSA's $33 billion in investments. But it highlights Bronner's grand ambition to use the pension ...

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7374
April 29th, 2016
After 2012 stunner, ex-con makes another White House run - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

After 2012 stunner, ex-con makes another White House run
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Judd is a political nobody and a felon, who barely scraped together the $2,500 needed to get his name on the May 10 ballot by using his wages from a job at a Texas hotel. Tell that to President Barack Obama, who couldn't stop Judd from winning 41 ...

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7373
April 29th, 2016
NFL draft 2016 live online stream: How to watch rounds 2-3 - AL.com -

AL.com

NFL draft 2016 live online stream: How to watch rounds 2-3
AL.com
If you fancy yourself a Alabama Crimson Tide fan, buckle up because there are some high-profile players available from Tuscaloosa, too. ... There have already been reports to indicate he will watch Friday night's rounds from a hotel room in Chicago.

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7372
April 29th, 2016
Organizers expect biggest West Alabama Food and Wine Festival - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Organizers expect biggest West Alabama Food and Wine Festival
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Thursday's event moves to its biggest venue yet, the River Market, after rolling out at Hotel Capstone, and moving to Cypress Inn. Tickets have been capped at 400, due to space limits, but still, the Red Cross fundraiser expects to net between $14,000 ...

7371
April 29th, 2016
The Latest: Norway bans Airbus helicopter type from flying - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

The Latest: Norway bans Airbus helicopter type from flying
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Statoil said a minister, psychologists and other experienced staff will be available at a Bergen hotel. The company said the chartered helicopter was "on assignment for Statoil." Norwegian broadcaster NRK said 11 of the 13 people on board were employed ...

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7370
April 29th, 2016
UA's Rural Medical Scholars Program Celebrates 20th Class - UA News -

UA's Rural Medical Scholars Program Celebrates 20th Class
UA News
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The Rural Medical Scholars Program at the College of Community Health Sciences will honor the graduates of its 20th class, as well as alumni of the now two-decade-old program, on Sunday, May 1, at Hotel Capstone on The ...

7369
April 29th, 2016
Long bus ride gives Alabama softball ample study time - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Long bus ride gives Alabama softball ample study time
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
“We've had alums surprise and call in at the team meeting at the hotel on the Thursday night before we play,” he said. “They've just talked about the things that they've missed, and one of them was just saying the thing she misses is the bus rides and ...

7368
April 29th, 2016
In statement, SEC reaffirms league to rescind its satellite camp ban - NBCSports.com -

NBCSports.com

In statement, SEC reaffirms league to rescind its satellite camp ban
NBCSports.com
Andrew Bone and Aaron Suttles of the Tuscaloosa News reported Thursday evening Davis is expected to resign or be fired after the school has opened an inquiry into possible violations on the recruiting trail. The nature of the violations was not ...
Minium: NCAA got it wrong when it banned satellite camps Virginian-Pilot

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7367
April 29th, 2016
Tornado outbreak, 5 years later: Piecing lives back together - Cherokee Tribune Ledger News -

Cherokee Tribune Ledger News

Tornado outbreak, 5 years later: Piecing lives back together
Cherokee Tribune Ledger News
In this April 19, 2016 photo, John Nero, right, and Pam Nero stand together at the bottom of their new home's steps during an interview with the Associated Press in Tuscaloosa, Ala. John Nero said he lost his home April 27, 2011 when a deadly tornado ...
April 27, 2011: The Sunshine Express: The Roll 'Bama Roll community rallies to aid Tuscaloosa Roll 'Bama Roll

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7366
April 29th, 2016
AP PHOTOS: Fragments of shattered lives after Ecuador quake - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

AP PHOTOS: Fragments of shattered lives after Ecuador quake
Tuscaloosa Magazine
All the effort that it meant to build this hotel with more than 20 rooms ended in this, pure rubble," said Michael Ortiz, who owned the lodging house. Stunningly, no one was killed. "By luck, there weren't any tourists at that moment; they were ...

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7365
April 29th, 2016
Train to New Orleans: Use it so we don't lose it - AL.com -

AL.com

Train to New Orleans: Use it so we don't lose it
AL.com
Passengers board at Tuscaloosa, Meridian, Laurel, Hattiesburg, and Slidell. Uniformed school children get on at ... We have no worries about paying high fees to park on the street ($6 every two hours) or at the hotel ($35 per night.) For the next three ...

7364
April 29th, 2016
Approval ratings for Sens. Richard Shelby, Jeff Sessions and who is America's most disliked Senator - AL.com -

AL.com

Approval ratings for Sens. Richard Shelby, Jeff Sessions and who is America's most disliked Senator
AL.com
Approval ratings for Sens. Richard Shelby, Jeff Sessions and who is America's most disliked Senator. Sen. Richard Shelby. U.S. Senator Richard Shelby greets his supporters at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Tuscaloosa, Alabama after winning the Republic ...

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7363
April 29th, 2016
What Laremy Tunsil's apparent admission means for Ole Miss and Hugh Freeze - Yahoo Sports -

Yahoo Sports

What Laremy Tunsil's apparent admission means for Ole Miss and Hugh Freeze
Yahoo Sports
29 – that drop likely was attributable to a strange December incident in which Nkemdiche fell 15 feet from an Atlanta hotel balcony and was hospitalized. He later pleaded guilty to misdemeanor marijuana possession. ... The Tunsil bombshells overwhelmed ...

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7362
April 29th, 2016
In 'Papa,' Hemingway returns to Cuba via the silver screen - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

In 'Papa,' Hemingway returns to Cuba via the silver screen
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The film depicts a number of real-life Havana locations associated with Hemingway such as the El Floridita bar, where he was known to down prodigious quantities of lemony daiquiris, and the Ambos Mundos hotel, where he lived for a time. The 1950s cars ...

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7361
April 28th, 2016
On trek to Everest, a chance to push boundaries, find peace - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

On trek to Everest, a chance to push boundaries, find peace
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Our journey starts in early April, at the Shanker Hotel, a former 19th century royal palace in Nepal's capital, Kathmandu. We each get a water-resistant duffel bag, sleeping bag and down jacket. Some of these trekkers came to Nepal last year, but ...

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7360
April 28th, 2016
Facebook still isn't a mall, but its bots aim to change that - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Facebook still isn't a mall, but its bots aim to change that
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Only a few have signed on so far, but if the feature takes off, we could all be chatting with artificially intelligent bots to reserve plane tickets, book hotel rooms or order salmon teriyaki before long. “I would totally shop using message bots for ...

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7359
April 28th, 2016
Winner of rubber duck race can dine anywhere in the world - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Winner of rubber duck race can dine anywhere in the world
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The Boston Globe (http://bit.ly/1QzsN4T ) reports that the winner of Harvard's Ducky Wucky River Race will receive free airfare, a two-night stay at a hotel and the fancy dinner. The Ayer Rotary Club will kick off the festivities on May 7, when a ...

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7358
April 28th, 2016
China's HNA to buy Radisson operator Carlson Hotels - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

China's HNA to buy Radisson operator Carlson Hotels
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
HONG KONG (AP) — A unit of Chinese conglomerate HNA Group has agreed to buy Carlson Hotels, which owns brands including Radisson and Country Inns and Suites, the latest in a flurry of overseas investments by Chinese companies. HNA Tourism ...

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7357
April 28th, 2016
Tornado outbreak, 5 years later: Piecing lives back together - FOX 5 Atlanta -

FOX 5 Atlanta

Tornado outbreak, 5 years later: Piecing lives back together
FOX 5 Atlanta
Sonya Moore and her family were settling into their new Tuscaloosa home and hadn't even finished unpacking when the tornado came barreling toward them. She and her children hid in a closet. "We almost lost one of them. The door flung open, and he was ...
April 27, 2011: The Sunshine Express: The Roll 'Bama Roll community rallies to aid Tuscaloosa Roll 'Bama Roll

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7356
April 28th, 2016
Sports legend continues to give back to state with Bo Bikes Bama five years after the April 27 tornado - The University of Alabama Crimson White -

Sports legend continues to give back to state with Bo Bikes Bama five years after the April 27 tornado
The University of Alabama Crimson White
The former Auburn Tiger once saw Tuscaloosa simply as an old rival's stomping grounds, but seeing a massive E4 tornado barreling through the town changed his perspective. There was nothing but shock running through Jackson's veins. “I was 800 miles ...

7355
April 27th, 2016
Tornado outbreak, 5 years later: Piecing lives back together - Virginian-Pilot -

Virginian-Pilot

Tornado outbreak, 5 years later: Piecing lives back together
Virginian-Pilot
This Tuesday, April 19, 2016, aerial photo shows part of the damage path of a tornado from April 27, 2011, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. A series of tornadoes killed hundreds of ... John Nero said he lost his home April 27, 2011 when the deadly tornado hit his ...

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7354
April 27th, 2016
Johnny Manziel officially indicted on assault charges - CW39 -

CW39

Johnny Manziel officially indicted on assault charges
CW39
1 Alabama at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, propelling him into the Heisman Trophy conversation. Manziel was .... In an affidavit, Crowley says she was with Manziel at an upscale hotel in Dallas early in the morning of January 30. She ...

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7353
April 27th, 2016
UA Center for Community-Based Partnerships to Hold Awards Program - UA News -

UA Center for Community-Based Partnerships to Hold Awards Program
UA News
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — A University of Alabama awards program recognizing the best of engaged scholarship conducted by faculty, staff, student and community teams turns 10 years old Friday, April 29. Associated activities begin with research poster ...

7352
April 27th, 2016
Trump, Clinton press closer to general election showdown - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Trump, Clinton press closer to general election showdown
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The address at a downtown hotel is the first in a series of speeches the Republican front-runner is expected to give in the coming weeks, all with the goal of easing Americans' concerns about his readiness for the presidency. Likewise, Clinton was ...

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7351
April 27th, 2016
Cover 9@9: The Final Mock Draft — Falcons to select Reggie Ragland - MyAJC (blog) -

MyAJC (blog)

Cover 9@9: The Final Mock Draft — Falcons to select Reggie Ragland
MyAJC (blog)
Linebacker Reggie Ragland runs drills during Alabama's NFL football Pro Day, Wednesday, March 9, 2016, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. The event is to .... Teams are also concerned about an arrest after he fell out of window from a Buckhead hotel. Because of his ...

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7350
April 27th, 2016
Minium: NCAA got it wrong when it banned satellite camps - Virginian-Pilot -

Minium: NCAA got it wrong when it banned satellite camps
Virginian-Pilot
Often, you're talking about a plane ticket and a night or two in a hotel. That's why so many coaching staffs hit the road, ... The elite in college football somehow manage to find their way to his camps in Tuscaloosa. The SEC and ACC oppose satellite ...

7349
April 27th, 2016
'Do you ever stop crying?' How survivors have worked toward healing after April 27, 2011 - AL.com -

AL.com

'Do you ever stop crying?' How survivors have worked toward healing after April 27, 2011
AL.com
It was the end of the 2011 spring semester, and 22-year-old Will Stevens would graduate from Stillman College in less than two weeks. With a history degree in hand, he hoped to return to Priceville High School to coach baseball and teach. Earlier that ...

7348
April 27th, 2016
NFL draft's first round ... according to The Bee's Matt Barrows - Sacramento Bee -

NFL draft's first round ... according to The Bee's Matt Barrows
Sacramento Bee
Reggie McKenzie is figuring out the trick to this general manger thing: Spend a lot of time in Tuscaloosa, Ala. 15. TITANS ... You know what Bills coach Rex Ryan calls an eccentric prospect who falls out of hotel windows and who wants a panther for a pet?

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7347
April 27th, 2016
Looking back at tornadoes of April, 2011 (photos) - OregonLive.com -

OregonLive.com

Looking back at tornadoes of April, 2011 (photos)
OregonLive.com
Sonya Moore and her family were settling into their new Tuscaloosa home and hadn't even finished unpacking when the tornado came barreling toward them. She and her children hid in a closet. "We almost lost one of them. The door flung open, and he was ...
Tornado outbreak, 5 years later: Piecing lives back together Fox News
April 27, 2011: The Sunshine Express: The Roll 'Bama Roll community rallies to aid Tuscaloosa Roll 'Bama Roll

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7346
April 27th, 2016
Organizers expect biggest West Alabama Food and Wine Festival - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Organizers expect biggest West Alabama Food and Wine Festival
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Thursday's event moves to its biggest venue yet, the River Market, after rolling out at Hotel Capstone, and moving to Cypress Inn. Tickets have been capped at 400, due to space limits, but still, the Red Cross fundraiser expects to net between $14,000 ...

7345
April 26th, 2016
Tax break for renovations could expire in Alabama Legislature - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

WPMI Local 15 News

Tax break for renovations could expire in Alabama Legislature
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Alison Howell, vice president of public policy for the Birmingham Business Alliance, said the tax credits were instrumental in many heralded projects in downtown Birmingham, including the Lyric Theatre, the Redmont Hotel and The Florentine, a 1926-era ...
Historic renovation tax credits could expire this year, Confederate Memorial Day celebrated Alabama Public Radio

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7344
April 26th, 2016
Tax break for renovations could expire in Alabama Legislature - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

WPMI Local 15 News

Tax break for renovations could expire in Alabama Legislature
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Alison Howell, vice president of public policy for the Birmingham Business Alliance, said the tax credits were instrumental in many heralded projects in downtown Birmingham, including the Lyric Theatre, the Redmont Hotel and The Florentine, a 1926-era ...
Historic renovation tax credits could expire this year, Confederate Memorial Day celebrated Alabama Public Radio

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7343
April 26th, 2016
Who is Robert Nkemdiche? HS coach says he's a 'worker,' good fit with Rex Ryan - Buffalo News -

Buffalo News

Who is Robert Nkemdiche? HS coach says he's a 'worker,' good fit with Rex Ryan
Buffalo News
Arrested for marijuana possession after falling from an Atlanta-area hotel room, he was suspended by Ole Miss. Shamed, nationally. And then at the Combine, he said he was drunk that night, not on drugs. "Nobody wanted to take the fall," he explained.
Mississippi's Robert Nkemdiche flashes talent, but most likely to bust Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

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7342
April 26th, 2016
Former NFL quarterback and Heisman winner Johnny Manziel formally indicted - FOX 61 -

Former NFL quarterback and Heisman winner Johnny Manziel formally indicted
FOX 61
1 Alabama at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, propelling him into the Heisman Trophy conversation. Manziel was .... In an affidavit, Crowley says she was with Manziel at an upscale hotel in Dallas early in the morning of January 30. She ...

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7341
April 26th, 2016
McGee selected finalist for Alabama Homecoming Queen - Clanton Advertiser -

McGee selected finalist for Alabama Homecoming Queen
Clanton Advertiser
Alyssa McGee, daughter of Michael and Angie McGee of Maplesville, was selected as a finalist for Alabama's 36th Annual Homecoming Queen Selection held April 17 at the Capstone Hotel in Tuscaloosa. She is the Maplesville High School Homecoming ...

7340
April 25th, 2016
Historic renovation tax credits could expire this year, Confederate Memorial Day celebrated - Alabama Public Radio -

Alabama Public Radio

Historic renovation tax credits could expire this year, Confederate Memorial Day celebrated
Alabama Public Radio
Alison Howell of the Birmingham Business Alliance says the tax credits have produced "incredible results" including renovations of the historic Lyric Theatre, The Redmont Hotel and other buildings. Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh says he has ...

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7339
April 25th, 2016
Who is Robert Nkemdiche? HS coach says he's a 'worker,' good fit with Rex Ryan - Bills Blitz - The Buffalo News -

Bills Blitz - The Buffalo News

Who is Robert Nkemdiche? HS coach says he's a 'worker,' good fit with Rex Ryan
Bills Blitz - The Buffalo News
Arrested for marijuana possession after falling from an Atlanta-area hotel room, he was suspended by Ole Miss. Shamed, nationally. And then at the Combine, he said he was drunk that night, not on drugs. "Nobody wanted to take the fall," he explained.
Mississippi's Robert Nkemdiche flashes talent, but most likely to bust Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

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7338
April 25th, 2016
Where are Alabama players projected to go in NFL draft? - AL.com -

AL.com

Where are Alabama players projected to go in NFL draft?
AL.com
Only one Alabama player was selected in the first round of last year's NFL draft. However, there will probably be three or four Tide first round picks this year based on the latest projections from NFL draft experts. Several other Alabama players are ...

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7337
April 25th, 2016
Official wary of athletes staying outside Olympic village - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Official wary of athletes staying outside Olympic village
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Nadal's case prompts special concern because he will not be staying at a hotel, as will most other athletes skipping the Olympic Village. Most hotels picked by athletes already have their own security measures in place and are well prepared to protect ...

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7336
April 25th, 2016
Best Student Feature---Radio "Bloody Sunday" - Alabama Public Radio -

Alabama Public Radio

Best Student Feature---Radio "Bloody Sunday"
Alabama Public Radio
My classmate Katie Shepherd and I aren't looking for a restaurant or a hotel. We're in search of history. We're in Selma and ... Averette continued during his visit to our class. He came to Tuscaloosa to get help covering the fiftieth anniversary of ...

7335
April 25th, 2016
AP PHOTOS: Syria war souvenirs feature Putin, others - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

AP PHOTOS: Syria war souvenirs feature Putin, others
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — They stare at you from mugs, pins and fridge magnets in souvenir shops in Damascus. Russian President Vladimir Putin, Syrian President Bashar Assad and Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah are a hot commodity in Damascus ...

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7334
April 25th, 2016
Why discontinuing Alabama's historic tax credit has developers, cities 'freaked out' - AL.com -

AL.com

Why discontinuing Alabama's historic tax credit has developers, cities 'freaked out'
AL.com
The 170-room hotel's $16.2 million renovation included changes throughout the interior of the building. ... The mayors of Alabama's five largest cities — Birmingham, Mobile, Tuscaloosa, Montgomery and Huntsville — have pushed for the extension ...

7333
April 24th, 2016
Mississippi's Robert Nkemdiche flashes talent, but most likely to bust - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel -

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Mississippi's Robert Nkemdiche flashes talent, but most likely to bust
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
The night before at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, he created pressure that helped lead to three of Alabama's five turnovers in the Rebels' 43-37 victory. “He was sensational that night,” said Phil Savage, the radio analyst for the Crimson ...

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7332
April 24th, 2016
Rating the NFL draft prospects: Defensive linemen - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel -

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Rating the NFL draft prospects: Defensive linemen
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
“If he goes back to Tuscaloosa he would have doubled his sack number (3 ½) if not tripled it next year and been a top-10 pick. You're betting on the ... When he had the (drunken) fall at the hotel it confirmed a lot of suspicions that people had. Last ...

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7331
April 24th, 2016
AT LARGE: Memories of the farm and Giant Turtles - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

AT LARGE: Memories of the farm and Giant Turtles
Tuscaloosa Magazine
During toasts in a dining room at the Hotel Monteleone, I even observed that the way the table cloths dangled to the floor looked like a perfect place for Giant Turtles to lurk. My idea was ... Tommy Stevenson is retired associate editor of The ...

7330
April 24th, 2016
DON NOBLE: Book may be final word on hardest-working man in showbiz - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

DON NOBLE: Book may be final word on hardest-working man in showbiz
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He buried cash in the yard, and sometimes hid $10,000 at a time under hotel room carpets, planning to come back for it another day. Brown gave away gifts and money, sometimes cars or college tuition, until his manager put him on a salary/allowance of ...

7329
April 23rd, 2016
For Clinton, plenty of homecomings on the campaign trail - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

For Clinton, plenty of homecomings on the campaign trail
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In Miami Beach, she met with workers at the famed Fontainebleu Hotel, waxing nostalgic about staying there as a young woman. In Texas, she recalled her work registering Latino voters in the Rio Grande Valley during the 1972 election. Pennsylvania and ...

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7328
April 23rd, 2016
Johnny Manziel: A timeline of the troubled football star - KTVQ Billings News -

KTVQ Billings News

Johnny Manziel: A timeline of the troubled football star
KTVQ Billings News
1 Alabama at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, propelling him into the Heisman Trophy conversation. Manziel was .... In an affidavit, Crowley says she was with Manziel at an upscale hotel in Dallas early in the morning of January 30. She ...

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7327
April 23rd, 2016
Johnny Manziel: A timeline of the troubled football star - KRTV Great Falls News -

KRTV Great Falls News

Johnny Manziel: A timeline of the troubled football star
KRTV Great Falls News
1 Alabama at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, propelling him into the Heisman Trophy conversation. Manziel was .... In an affidavit, Crowley says she was with Manziel at an upscale hotel in Dallas early in the morning of January 30. She ...

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7326
April 23rd, 2016
Singer Zac Brown was in hotel room where 4 arrested: "Wrong place, wrong time" - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Singer Zac Brown was in hotel room where 4 arrested: "Wrong place, wrong time"
Tuscaloosa Magazine
FILE - In this June 12, 2015 file photo, Zac Brown of the Zac Brown Band performs at LP Field at the CMA Music Festival in Nashville, Tenn. Brown said in a statement that he was in the wrong place at the wrong time at a Palm Beach hotel in which four ...

7325
April 23rd, 2016
NFL draft: Top 10 defensive linemen - Charlotte Observer -

Charlotte Observer

NFL draft: Top 10 defensive linemen
Charlotte Observer
Comment: Gifted athlete with character questions after he fell out of a hotel window in Atlanta and was charged with pot possession. ... Military Academy and played two seasons at East Mississippi CC before arriving in Tuscaloosa. ... Baylor DE Shawn ...

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7324
April 23rd, 2016
Five years later, Alabama football players recall role after Tuscaloosa tornado - AL.com -

AL.com

Five years later, Alabama football players recall role after Tuscaloosa tornado
AL.com
2 Oklahoma State was upset by Iowa State the Friday night before Alabama faced Georgia Southern, unrestrained joy emptied rooms into a hallway celebration at the team hotel. After taking care of the FCS team and blitzing Auburn 42-14 the following week ...

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7323
April 23rd, 2016
MSU women's tennis continues historic season at SEC tournament - The Commercial Dispatch -

The Commercial Dispatch

MSU women's tennis continues historic season at SEC tournament
The Commercial Dispatch
MSU lost 5-2 to Auburn March 24 for a three-match losing streak and that was the last straw for the coaches and players. They went back to the hotel and had a team meeting to get things out in the open and figure out how they were going to approach the ...

7322
April 21st, 2016
Zeigler concerned with 'lack of progress' in Bentley proceedings - Lagniappe -

CNN

Zeigler concerned with 'lack of progress' in Bentley proceedings
Lagniappe
Bentley that he traveled to his home in Fort Morgan and inadvertently left his wallet in Tuscaloosa,” Alabama Law Enforcement Agency Secretary Stan Stabler said in a statement. “I contacted my chain of ... In the statement, Ardis said “security was ...
Bentley releases income tax returns Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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7321
April 21st, 2016
Tuscaloosa Co. generated nearly half a billion dollars in tourism money in 2015 - WTVM -

WTVM

Tuscaloosa Co. generated nearly half a billion dollars in tourism money in 2015
WTVM
Those folks are pumping up the local economy through hotel stays, dining out and buying souvenirs. "Really we're really excited to see the strong numbers in tourism in our area. We've been working really hard to focus on certain events that will bring ...

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7320
April 21st, 2016
30 years after blast, labor to clean Chernobyl's traces - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

30 years after blast, labor to clean Chernobyl's traces
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Opened in 1970, it was a model of the Soviet ideal — orderly blocks of soaring apartment towers, the focal point a large plaza flanked by a sizeable hotel and the Energetik Palace of Culture. The 50,000 people who once lived there were hastily ...

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7319
April 20th, 2016
Pulled from rubble, Ecuadorean won't need coffin wife got - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Pulled from rubble, Ecuadorean won't need coffin wife got
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The 51-year-old hotel administrator was one of a trickle of survivors pulled from the rubble after Ecuador's strongest earthquake in decades flattened towns along the coast and killed at least 480 people. Cordova s wife had given up on ever seeing him ...

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7318
April 20th, 2016
Cold rice balls, no flush toilets at quake-hit Japan shelter - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Cold rice balls, no flush toilets at quake-hit Japan shelter
Tuscaloosa Magazine
"That means we are not going to get food supply to this area," Munetaka Ikeda, a hotel owner, said Tuesday morning. "The road conditions and access virtually change by the minute." Ikeda sleeps in the reception hall so he can spring up to escort his ...

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7317
April 19th, 2016
Johnny Manziel: A timeline of the troubled football star - KITV Honolulu -

KITV Honolulu

Johnny Manziel: A timeline of the troubled football star
KITV Honolulu
1 Alabama at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, propelling him into the Heisman Trophy conversation. Manziel was .... In an affidavit, Crowley says she was with Manziel at an upscale hotel in Dallas early in the morning of January 30. She ...

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7316
April 19th, 2016
Rescuers race to find survivors from Ecuador's big quake - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Rescuers race to find survivors from Ecuador's big quake
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Another uplifting scene played out in nearby Portoviejo, where a cellphone call to a relative from under the debris of a collapsed hotel led searchers to Pablo Cordova, the hotel's administrator. Once he was gingerly removed, he was immobilized and ...

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7315
April 19th, 2016
The Latest: Drilling protesters: 'The Gulf is not for sale!' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

The Latest: Drilling protesters: 'The Gulf is not for sale!'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Supporters and opponents of offshore drilling can have their say Monday afternoon at a public meeting at a hotel near New Orleans' international airport. It's the first of three meetings rescheduled to let more people attend and comment about the ...

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7314
April 19th, 2016
Dramatic rescue amid rubble gives Ecuador hope for survivors - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Dramatic rescue amid rubble gives Ecuador hope for survivors
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In downtown Portoviejo, a few blocks from where a four-story hotel fell onto the Quinde family's car, the six-story social security building is a pile of debris. Downed power cables were strewn across the street. "The situation is heart-rending," Jaime ...

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7313
April 18th, 2016
Meet Trump's maxed-out donors, believers in the cause - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Meet Trump's maxed-out donors, believers in the cause
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
She's the mother of two "television personalities," wife of a millionaire frozen-burrito king and co-owner of the historic Mission Inn Hotel and Spa in Riverside, California. Most people who part ways with several thousand dollars are on firm financial ...

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7312
April 18th, 2016
Indonesia takes step toward reckoning with '65-66 atrocities - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Indonesia takes step toward reckoning with '65-66 atrocities
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
But the conference, being held at a hotel in Jakarta, the capital, has the backing of government figures and was opened by the Cabinet minister in charge of security and political affairs, Luhut Pandjaitan. Indonesia's attorney general, police chief ...

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7311
April 18th, 2016
Amid fighting, Syria opposition backs away from Geneva talks - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Amid fighting, Syria opposition backs away from Geneva talks
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The HNC delegation will remain at their hotel in Geneva, and de Mistura said he will continue "technical" discussions with its envoys by phone or off-site in hopes of firming up a blueprint for a political transition in Syria. He said he would "take ...

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7310
April 18th, 2016
The Latest: Groups voice support for drilling in Gulf - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

The Latest: Groups voice support for drilling in Gulf
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Supporters and opponents of offshore drilling can have their say Monday afternoon at a public meeting at a hotel near New Orleans' international airport. It's the first of three meetings rescheduled to let more people attend and comment about the ...

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7309
April 18th, 2016
Hugh Laurie, Tom Hiddleston light up AMC's 'Night Manager' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Hugh Laurie, Tom Hiddleston light up AMC's 'Night Manager'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
NEW YORK (AP) — The premise of "The Night Manager" is simple. Or might seem so. Jonathan Pine, a former soldier now in a different kind of service as night manager of a luxury hotel, is drawn into a risky mission to bring down international arms ...

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7308
April 18th, 2016
Robert Nkemdiche plans to buy live panther after NFL draft - AL.com -

AL.com

Robert Nkemdiche plans to buy live panther after NFL draft
AL.com
20, 2015, at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (Vasha Hunt/vhunt@al.com) (VASHA ... A few weeks before Ole Miss was set to face Oklahoma State in the Sugar Bowl, Nkemdiche fell 15 feet out of a hotel window in Atlanta. He was treated for cuts ...

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7307
April 18th, 2016
Bentley releases income tax returns - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Bentley releases income tax returns
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Alabama Governor Robert Bentley speaks at the Kiwanis International 100th celebration dinner held at the Embassy Suites hotel in Tuscaloosa, Ala. on Friday, Aug. 7, 2015. Staff photo | Erin Nelson. Tuscaloosa News. The governor listed his filing status ...

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7306
April 18th, 2016
Ace Frehley hospitalized with exhaustion after show - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Ace Frehley hospitalized with exhaustion after show
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
KISS was the headlining act at the 23rd annual Race to Erase MS fundraising gala at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. Former “American Idol” host Randy Jackson introduced the band and explained Stanley's absence. Jackson said the lead singer would be ...

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7305
April 18th, 2016
In quake-devastated Ecuador, loss piles up amid the rubble - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

In quake-devastated Ecuador, loss piles up amid the rubble
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In downtown Portoviejo, a few blocks from where a four-story hotel fell onto the Quinde family's car, the six-story social security building is a pile of debris. Downed power cables were strewn across the street. "The situation is heart-rending," Jaime ...

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7304
April 18th, 2016
Singer Zac Brown was in hotel room where 4 arrested: "Wrong place, wrong time" - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Singer Zac Brown was in hotel room where 4 arrested: "Wrong place, wrong time"
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this June 12, 2015 file photo, Zac Brown of the Zac Brown Band performs at LP Field at the CMA Music Festival in Nashville, Tenn. Brown said in a statement that he was in the wrong place at the wrong time at a Palm Beach hotel in which four ...

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7303
April 18th, 2016
The few, the proud, the maxed-out Trump donors - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

The few, the proud, the maxed-out Trump donors
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
She's the mother of two "television personalities," wife of a millionaire frozen-burrito king and co-owner of the historic Mission Inn Hotel and Spa in Riverside, California. Most people who part ways with several thousand dollars are on firm financial ...

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7302
April 18th, 2016
Powerful earthquake kills at least 28 in Ecuador - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Powerful earthquake kills at least 28 in Ecuador
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
An hotel barely stands after an earthquake in the town of Manta, Ecuador, Saturday April 16, 2016. A powerful, 7.8-magnitude earthquake shook Ecuador's central coast on Saturday, killing at least 28 people and spreading panic hundreds of kilometers ...

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7301
April 17th, 2016
Some sleep in cars after 2 nights of quakes kill 41 in Japan - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Some sleep in cars after 2 nights of quakes kill 41 in Japan
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Heavy machinery works recovery efforts of Oita Expressway damaged by a landslide following an earthquake in Yufu, Oita prefecture, Japan, Saturday, April 16, 2016. Powerful earthquakes shook southwestern Japan, trapping many others beneath flattened ...

7300
April 17th, 2016
List: Eight of the world's craziest prison sentences - Sunday World -

Sunday World

List: Eight of the world's craziest prison sentences
Sunday World
To find America's longest sentence for a single count, you have to move to Alabama, where “Halloween murderer” Dudley Wayne Kyzer of Tuscaloosa got 10,000 years for killing his wife. Desbribed as a “born killer” by one prosecutor, Kyzer was convicted ...

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7299
April 17th, 2016
Some sleep in cars after 2 nights of quakes kill 41 in Japan - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Some sleep in cars after 2 nights of quakes kill 41 in Japan
Tuscaloosa Magazine
MASHIKI, Japan (AP) — Two powerful earthquakes a day apart shook southwestern Japan, killing at least 29 people, injuring 1,500, trapping many beneath flattened homes and sending thousands to seek shelter in gymnasiums and hotel lobbies. The exact ...

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7298
April 17th, 2016
Following Diana's footsteps, British royals visit Taj Mahal - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Following Diana's footsteps, British royals visit Taj Mahal
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
William and Kate arrived in Mumbai on April 10 and laid a wreath at the Taj Palace hotel, which was targeted in the 2008 terrorist attacks that killed 166 in the city. They played cricket with local children and met Bollywood stars and business leaders ...

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7297
April 17th, 2016
Singer Zac Brown was in hotel room where 4 arrested - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Singer Zac Brown was in hotel room where 4 arrested
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A report from Palm Beach Police Department showed that Brown, lead singer of the Grammy-winning Zac Brown Band, was present when police arrived at the Four Seasons Hotel on April 8. He was not charged or arrested. The incident was first reported by ...

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7296
April 17th, 2016
SCHOOL NEWS: April 17 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

SCHOOL NEWS: April 17
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
They were recognized at the organization banquet at the Hotel Capstone on April 9. - The April Students of the Month are: Mireya Resendiz Maldanado, Emily Littleton, Destini Sewell, Ryan Zelhart, Jordan Marini, Luis Bocanegra Morales, Royce Swindle and ...

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7295
April 17th, 2016
Fred Hayman, stylish godfather of Rodeo Drive, dies at 90 - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Fred Hayman, stylish godfather of Rodeo Drive, dies at 90
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Its clientele included movers and shakers from politics and entertainment whom he had met during his time running Los Angeles' Ambassador Hotel and supervising banquet facilities at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. For men who hated being dragged along ...

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7294
April 15th, 2016
Alabama A-Day impact expected to hit $10 million - Alabama NewsCenter -

Alabama NewsCenter

Alabama A-Day impact expected to hit $10 million
Alabama NewsCenter
An average Crimson Tide football game in the fall nets an economic impact of between $17 million and $20 million, according to Gina Simpson, CEO of the Tuscaloosa Tourism and Sports Commission. The 65,000 predicted for A-Day this year should yield ...

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7293
April 14th, 2016
How Chicago 1968 May Predict Cleveland 2016 - Charisma News -

Charisma News

How Chicago 1968 May Predict Cleveland 2016
Charisma News
Throughout the night and into the early morning, the melee moved between Grant Park, the International Amphitheater Convention Center, and the Democratic Party headquarters in the Conrad Hilton Hotel. Television kept both the delegates and ...

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7292
April 14th, 2016
Lebanon shocked over sex trafficking of young Syrian women - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Lebanon shocked over sex trafficking of young Syrian women
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
BEIRUT (AP) — Back in Syria, the young women were told they would get well-paid jobs at restaurants and hotels in Lebanon. But when they arrived, their belongings and mobile phones were taken away, and the women were locked up in two hotels north of ...

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7291
April 14th, 2016
Fitch Affirms COMM 2014-UBS6; Revises Outlook to Negative - Business Wire (press release) -

Fitch Affirms COMM 2014-UBS6; Revises Outlook to Negative
Business Wire (press release)
The largest Fitch Loan of Concern is the University Village loan (3.1% of pool balance) which is secured by a 1,164 bed student housing property in Tuscaloosa, AL, less than two miles from the University of Alabama campus. As of the third quarter 2015 ...

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7290
April 14th, 2016
Duke and Duchess of Cambridge in Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge in Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A vehicle stood waiting to drive them about 40 minutes to their hotel in the capital of Thimphu. The British royals are expected to spend the day watching an archery match and later dining with Bhutan's King Jigme Khesar Namgyal Wangchuck and Queen ...

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7289
April 14th, 2016
Music producer David Gest dies in London at 62 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Music producer David Gest dies in London at 62
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
LONDON (AP) — David Gest, a music producer, reality TV star and former husband of Liza Minnelli, was found dead Tuesday at a London hotel. He was 62. Gest's friend Imad Handi confirmed his death, remembering Gest as "a natural star and a genuine ...

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7288
April 12th, 2016
Bikeshare blossoms in Birmingham - Alabama NewsCenter -

Alabama NewsCenter

Bikeshare blossoms in Birmingham
Alabama NewsCenter
... in Birmingham, years before Zyp was established. Now, with Zyp up and running, the company has sent its bicycles to company offices in downtown Mobile and Tuscaloosa, for employees to use in those cities. One of the newest Zyp bikeshare stations is ...

7287
April 12th, 2016
Cruz accuses Trump of threatening delegates, as Trump rails - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Cruz accuses Trump of threatening delegates, as Trump rails
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Cruz unloaded on Trump over reports that his supporters were publishing the home addresses of delegates in Colorado and threatening to make public the hotel room numbers of delegates at the convention this summer. "That is the tactic of union thugs," ...

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7286
April 12th, 2016
Peru markets rally as runoff vote dominated by conservatives - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Peru markets rally as runoff vote dominated by conservatives
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"Peruvians want reconciliation and don't want to fight anymore," she told supporters while standing on a truck parked outside a luxury Lima hotel. If Kuczynski holds on to the No. 2 spot, it will ensure Peru continues along a free-market path after ...

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7285
April 12th, 2016
Why you might soon text robots as often as your friends - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Why you might soon text robots as often as your friends
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Although Facebook hasn't ruled out advertising on Messenger, analyst Ken Sena of the Evercore investment firm says a more immediate revenue source could be fees from businesses, such as hotel and travel companies offering to provide reservations and ...

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7284
April 12th, 2016
Sankey explains stance on NCAA ruling - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Sankey explains stance on NCAA ruling
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Sec Media Days 2015. SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey speaks to the media at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham - Wynfrey Hotel during the first day of SEC Media Days on Monday July 13, 2015 in Hoover, Ala. staff photo | Erin Nelson. The Tuscaloosa News.

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7283
April 12th, 2016
The world's longest prison sentences and the woman ordered to spend 141078 years in jail - Irish Independent -

Irish Independent

The world's longest prison sentences and the woman ordered to spend 141078 years in jail
Irish Independent
To find America's longest sentence for a single count, you have to move to Alabama, where “Halloween murderer” Dudley Wayne Kyzer of Tuscaloosa got 10,000 years for killing his wife. Desbribed as a “born killer” by one prosecutor, Kyzer was convicted ...

7282
April 12th, 2016
As attacks subside, Jerusalem tries to return to normal - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

As attacks subside, Jerusalem tries to return to normal
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The number of Israelis booking Jerusalem hotel rooms has dropped by 10 to 20 percent since the violence erupted in mid-September, according to Omer Yaniv, another researcher at the Jerusalem Institute for Israel Studies. The city's eateries have ...

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7281
April 12th, 2016
Hubbard could face more charges - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Hubbard could face more charges
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
House Speaker Mike Hubbard speaks to community members and members of the Tuscaloosa County Young Republicans organization during a question and answer session at Hotel Capstone in Tuscaloosa, Ala. on Wednesday Nov. 19, 2014. staff photo ...

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7280
April 12th, 2016
The world's longest prison sentences... and the woman ordered to spend 141078 years in jail - Times of India -

Times of India

The world's longest prison sentences... and the woman ordered to spend 141078 years in jail
Times of India
In 1911 Geidel was a 17-year-old bellhop working in a New York hotel when he sneaked into the room of guest William H Jackson. The wealthy 73-year-old woke up and in the ensuing struggle, Geidel accidentally killed him by suffocating him with a rag ...

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7279
April 11th, 2016
Fujimori leads Peru election first round, heads to runoff - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Fujimori leads Peru election first round, heads to runoff
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"Peruvians want reconciliation and don't want to fight anymore," she told supporters while standing on a truck parked outside a luxury Lima hotel. If Kuczynski holds on to the No. 2 spot, it will ensure Peru continues along a free-market path after ...

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7278
April 11th, 2016
Prince William expresses grief over temple fire in India - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Prince William expresses grief over temple fire in India
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The Duke of Cambridge was speaking at a gala ball held at Mumbai's iconic Taj Palace Hotel, after he and his wife, Catherine, arrived for a weeklong visit to the region. Press Trust of India quotes William as saying to the guests: "Catherine and I ...

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7277
April 11th, 2016
Burj Khalifa builder plans taller viewing tower - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Burj Khalifa builder plans taller viewing tower
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Emaar says it will also contain a boutique hotel, restaurants and glass balconies that rotate outside the wall of the tower. It will be the roughly $1 billion centerpiece of a new 6 square-kilometer (2.3 square-mile) development on the edge of the ...

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7276
April 10th, 2016
Spots app lets students rent their couches - The University of Alabama Crimson White -

Spots app lets students rent their couches
The University of Alabama Crimson White
Gonzalez-Tablad also said that so far, about 20 “spots” have been posted in Tuscaloosa. One UA student, accounting major Neal Darji, plans to use the app over A-Day weekend to rent out his home. Darji said he sees the app as a way for college students ...

7275
April 10th, 2016
The Latest: Belgium: Suspect admits to being 'man in hat' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

The Latest: Belgium: Suspect admits to being 'man in hat'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Belgian authorities recently released more footage of the man leaving the airport in the wake of the bombings, walking down sidewalks and past a hotel. Albrini was arrested Friday in Brussels in a police raid. The prosecutor's office said Saturday that ...

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7274
April 10th, 2016
Prince William and wife Kate begin royal tour of India - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Prince William and wife Kate begin royal tour of India
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Prince William and his wife, the former Kate Middleton, began their first engagement in India by laying a wreath at a memorial Sunday at Mumbai's iconic Taj Mahal Palace hotel, where 31 victims of the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks were killed. Crowds ...

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April 10th, 2016
British royal couple to be eagerly watched during India trip - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

British royal couple to be eagerly watched during India trip
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The royal couple is also expected to visit Mumbai's iconic seaside Taj Palace hotel, which was one of targets of armed gunmen who killed 166 people in the city in 2008. They will lay a memorial wreath and meet staff members who helped protect guests ...

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April 8th, 2016
High-altitude balloon takes stuffed dog Sam to stratosphere - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

High-altitude balloon takes stuffed dog Sam to stratosphere
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Teachers and pupils at an elementary school in Morecambe in northwest England strapped the white fluffy school mascot to a high-altitude helium balloon and launched him from a hotel roof Tuesday. They recorded his rapid ascent some 15 miles (24 ...

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April 8th, 2016
Tourism to France rose in 2015 despite Paris attacks - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tourism to France rose in 2015 despite Paris attacks
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
State statistics agency Insee said earlier this year that hotel occupancy in the French capital dropped by 25 percent in the two weeks that followed the attacks, compared with November 2014. Air France estimated the attacks caused 120 million euros ...

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April 8th, 2016
Plan calls for condos near stadium - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Plan calls for condos near stadium
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In this Aug. 31, 2006, file photo, the late-afternoon sun shines off a statue of Paul "Bear" Bryant during the grand opening of the newly-remodeled Bryant-Denny Stadium at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (AP Photo/Tuscaloosa News ...

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April 7th, 2016
Gay Glam Comes To HBO - WUNC -

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Gay Glam Comes To HBO
WUNC
An abbreviated jaunt ended fabulously but smokily on September 20, 1974 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, of all places. Jobriath French-kissed his guitarist onstage in front of a crowd full of students and drag queens, and received four encores, even after a ...

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April 7th, 2016
Gay Glam Comes To HBO - KOSU -

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Gay Glam Comes To HBO
KOSU
An abbreviated jaunt ended fabulously but smokily on September 20, 1974 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, of all places. Jobriath French-kissed his guitarist onstage in front of a crowd full of students and drag queens, and received four encores, even after a ...

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April 7th, 2016
FBI: Suspicious powder likely tea - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

FBI: Suspicious powder likely tea
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In this June, 2014 image from video provided by the FBI, authorities raid a hotel in Jackson, Mississippi. When FBI agents and police officers fanned out across the country last month in a weeklong effort to rescue child sex trafficking victims, they ...

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April 6th, 2016
Charges filed against man, hotel owner in fire - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Charges filed against man, hotel owner in fire
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GADSDEN, Ala. (AP) — Etowah County authorities say a man and a hotel owner are each facing charges after a fire in Sardis City. Etowah County sheriff's spokeswoman Natalie Barton said in a statement that 36-year-old Christopher David Cantrell of ...

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April 6th, 2016
Displaced Iraqis find warm meals at Sufi shrine - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Displaced Iraqis find warm meals at Sufi shrine
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"Whatever they can, they give it to us," said Mohammed, who is sharing a cramped hotel room with her family of seven. "These clothes are also from the mosque. Everything comes from the mosque. I have nothing." The mosque largely relies on donations ...

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April 6th, 2016
Girl losing sight to see pope as part of visual bucket list - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Girl losing sight to see pope as part of visual bucket list
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Speaking to The Associated Press in the garden of their hotel in Rome as their daughters played behind them, Steve and Christine Myers said Lizzy had already adjusted well to the hearing aids she has to wear. "I want her to live as normal a life as she ...

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April 6th, 2016
Mississippi governor signs law allowing service denial to gays - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Mississippi governor signs law allowing service denial to gays
Tuscaloosa Magazine
A hotel could refuse to rent a ballroom for a same-sex marriage and a jeweler could refuse to sell rings to a gay couple. Any employer or school could refuse to allow a transgender person to use the bathroom of their choice. Among government employees ...

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