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AP EXCLUSIVE: Ex-Guantanamo detainees struggle in Uruguay - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

AP EXCLUSIVE: Ex-Guantanamo detainees struggle in Uruguay
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
All of the men have spent time, from a few nights to a few weeks, at a small hotel about 10 blocks from the house. Like the house, the rooms don't have air conditioning, noticeable in the humid, heat of the Southern Hemisphere summer, and most have ...

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5703
March 2nd, 2015
Kerry, Russian FM meet in Geneva as Ukraine tensions simmer - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Kerry, Russian FM meet in Geneva as Ukraine tensions simmer
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Neither Kerry nor Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov smiled or spoke substantively as they shook hands before photographers at a Geneva hotel on Monday, less than a week after Kerry told Congress that Russian officials have lied to his face about ...

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5702
March 2nd, 2015
$31M downtown Tuscaloosa hotel to open - Birmingham Business Journal -

Birmingham Business Journal

$31M downtown Tuscaloosa hotel to open
Birmingham Business Journal
The eight story, all-suite hotel is located on University Boulevard between Greensboro Avenue and Lurleen Wallace Boulevard, according to a report from the Tuscaloosa News. The planning for the development reportedly started decades ago, with the goal ...
Embassy Suites in Tuscaloosa to open Tuesday Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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March 2nd, 2015
Rio Ruckus: IOC, Olympics targeted by environmental protest - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Rio Ruckus: IOC, Olympics targeted by environmental protest
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Environmental activists burst into the lobby of a luxury hotel on Rio's Copacabana Beach where IOC officials were meeting Saturday, protesting against ecological destruction related to the 2016 Rio Olympics. Security guards tried ...

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5700
March 1st, 2015
Side By Side restaurant adds tasty presence to downtown Tuscaloosa - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Side By Side restaurant adds tasty presence to downtown Tuscaloosa
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
As the newest casual-yet-fine-dining experience in the city, it's anchored in the upscale hotel at the corner of University Boulevard and Greensboro Avenue formerly known as the CityFest lot, for the decades-long-but-now-defunct music festival. A ...

5699
March 1st, 2015
China's famed Shaolin temple plans big project in Australia - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

China's famed Shaolin temple plans big project in Australia
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Mayor Joanna Gash said Saturday that the city council and the state government have both approved the concept plan for the project, which proposes to build a temple sanctuary with resident monks, a live-in kung fu academy, a 500-bed four-star hotel, ...

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5698
March 1st, 2015
Nemtsov killing follows slaying of other Kremlin critics - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Nemtsov killing follows slaying of other Kremlin critics
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Former Russian intelligence officer Alexander Litvinenko, 44, became sick after drinking tea laced with radioactive polonium-210 at a London hotel in November 2006 and died three weeks later. Litvinenko had fallen out with the Russian government and ...

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5697
March 1st, 2015
Environmental activists disrupt meeting by Olympic officials - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Environmental activists disrupt meeting by Olympic officials
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Environmental activists burst into the lobby of a luxury hotel on Rio's Copacabana Beach where IOC officials were meeting Saturday, protesting against ecological destruction related to the 2016 Rio Olympics. Security guards tried ...

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5696
March 1st, 2015
LOCAL Q&A: Edward Gee, head pastry chef - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

LOCAL Q&A: Edward Gee, head pastry chef
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
LOCAL Q&A: Edward Gee, head pastry chef. Edward Gee is the head pastry chef at the new Embassy Suites Hotel on University Boulevard. Photo | Ariel Worthy. By Ariel Worthy Special to The Tuscaloosa News ...

5695
March 1st, 2015
Embassy Suites in Tuscaloosa to open Tuesday - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Embassy Suites in Tuscaloosa to open Tuesday
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The $31 million, eight-story, all-suite hotel sits on one of the most prominent hills in the city — University Boulevard between Greensboro Avenue and Lurleen Wallace Boulevard. Views from its eighth floor overlook the Black Warrior River and the ...

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5694
March 1st, 2015
Coplin named Chamber director - Demopolis Times -

Demopolis Times

Coplin named Chamber director
Demopolis Times
Coplin was born and raised in Demopolis and went to the University of Alabama, where she received her undergraduate and master's degrees in restaurant, hotel and meetings management. She spent eight years working at North River Yacht Club in Tuscaloosa ...

5693
February 27th, 2015
Ex-Louisville guard Chris Jones pleads not guilty to rape, sodomy - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Ex-Louisville guard Chris Jones pleads not guilty to rape, sodomy
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Jones has withdrawn from classes at the university and has moved out of the athletic dorm and into a hotel room, Cox said. It's the latest turn over nine tumultuous days for Jones, who was dismissed from the team Sunday. That came three days after he ...

5692
February 27th, 2015
Cuban cigar makers anticipate big bucks from US travelers - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Cuban cigar makers anticipate big bucks from US travelers
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"It's a very beautiful thought," said a smiling Alfonso, a 78-year-old worker in the tobacco shop of the Palco Hotel in western Havana. Cuban cigar makers are licking their chops over new U.S. rules, announced in December as part of a partial detente ...

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5691
February 27th, 2015
Alabama Power: About 12000 customers without power - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama Power: About 12000 customers without power
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Angela Coxhead, left, and her 5-year-old son Liam Coxhead build a snowman outside a hotel, Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, in Attalla, Ala. Forecasters said the area was expected to receive some of the heaviest snow from a winter storm moving ... Company ...

5690
February 27th, 2015
Custom dress worn by Lupita Nyong'o at Oscars stolen - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Custom dress worn by Lupita Nyong'o at Oscars stolen
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Los Angeles sheriff's detectives are investigating the theft of the $150,000 custom Calvin Klein dress worn by Nyong'o at the 2015 Academy Awards. The dress was reported stolen from Nyong'o's West Hollywood hotel room late on Wednesday Feb. 25, 2015.

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5689
February 27th, 2015
Travis Kvapil's NASCAR car stolen from hotel before race - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Travis Kvapil's NASCAR car stolen from hotel before race
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE- In this April 6, 2014, file photo, Travis Kvapil walks the track before a rain delayed start for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas. Police say Travis Kvapil's NASCAR Sprint Cup car has been stolen ...

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February 27th, 2015
Ragin' Cajuns baseball team, at Alabama, faces another tough test - The Advocate -

Ragin' Cajuns baseball team, at Alabama, faces another tough test
The Advocate
In fact, both teams will house at the same location over the weekend, with the Tide joining UL-Lafayette at the Hyatt Regency-Wynfrey Hotel on Friday and Saturday nights after the 60-mile journey from Tuscaloosa. “We knew travel was going to be a part ...

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5687
February 27th, 2015
Emails: Indicted Alabama House speaker had financial trouble, sought work - Tuscaloosa News -

Emails: Indicted Alabama House speaker had financial trouble, sought work
Tuscaloosa News
Tuscaloosa County Young Republicans. House Speaker Mike Hubbard interviews with WVUA before a question and answer session at Hotel Capstone in Tuscaloosa, Ala. on Wednesday Nov. 19, 2014. Staff file photo | Erin Nelson. By Kim Chandler

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5686
February 27th, 2015
Lady Gaga joining the cast of FX's 'American Horror Story' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Lady Gaga joining the cast of FX's 'American Horror Story'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
She said the name of the show's new season is "American Horror Story Hotel." The 28-year-old Grammy-winning singer starred in the 2013 film "Machete Kills." She earned rave reviews for her performance honoring "The Sound of Music" at Sunday's ...

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5685
February 25th, 2015
MARK HUGHES COBB: If you want something, you have to go and get it - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

MARK HUGHES COBB: If you want something, you have to go and get it
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... the Best Picture category to as many as 10 nominees, with some being box-office smashes (such as "American Sniper"), others being hits with local ties ("Selma"), a few earning plenty of gotta-see-it buzz ("Birdman," "Grand Budapest Hotel" and ...

5684
February 25th, 2015
A Hard Look At The Risks Of Transporting Oil On Rail Tanker Cars - New Hampshire Public Radio -

A Hard Look At The Risks Of Transporting Oil On Rail Tanker Cars
New Hampshire Public Radio
And he called a cab and went into town, into Lac-Megantic, to get sleep and spend the night at a hotel. And in the middle of the night, ..... Then you cross the river and you pass the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater, which has big concerts. And just down river ...

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5683
February 25th, 2015
Alabama Governor Robert Bentley declares state of emergency - Tuscaloosa News -

Alabama Governor Robert Bentley declares state of emergency
Tuscaloosa News
2, 2015, at the Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel in Mobile, Ala. (AP Photo/AL.com, Mike Brantley). AP ... The Tuscaloosa County School System, Tuscaloosa City Schools, American Christian Academy, the Capitol School, North River Christian ...

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5682
February 25th, 2015
Oil boom's end threatens pain for much of Latin America - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Oil boom's end threatens pain for much of Latin America
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In Puerto Gaitan, the signs of desperation are everywhere, from for sale signs on shuttered stores to an empty lot that just a year ago was being readied for what was to have been the fourth Best Western hotel in Colombia. Hundreds of unemployed rough ...

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5681
February 25th, 2015
Chris Brown says he's been denied entry into Canada - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Chris Brown says he's been denied entry into Canada
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Brown was jailed for nearly three months last year for violating his probation by getting into an altercation outside a Washington hotel the previous year. He was on probation after he attacked pop singer Rihanna, his then-girlfriend, before the 2009 ...

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5680
February 25th, 2015
Right-to-work court battles look tough for unions - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Right-to-work court battles look tough for unions
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Wisconsin AFL-CIO president Phil Neuenfeldt makes a statement during a news conference of local labor leaders at the Madison Concourse Hotel in Madison, Wis., Monday, Feb. 23, 2015. (AP Photo/Wisconsin State Journal, M.P. King). AP. By Todd ...

5679
February 24th, 2015
Oil slump threatens easy life of affluent Norwegians - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Oil slump threatens easy life of affluent Norwegians
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The layoffs will likely hurt the restaurant and hotel sector, for example, as fewer business trips are made throughout the country. One big positive is that the country saved up a massive $860 billion from oil exports during the good years to protect ...

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5678
February 24th, 2015
Ex-Rebel Salem eager for Bama's season at the Met - Vestavia Voice -

Vestavia Voice

Ex-Rebel Salem eager for Bama's season at the Met
Vestavia Voice
The team will stay in a hotel for the weekend before busing back down to Tuscaloosa after the Sunday afternoon game. For midweek games, the Tide will bus up and back the roughly 100-mile round trip. The junior, who started all 61 games last season and ...

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5677
February 24th, 2015
Alabama Governor Robert Bentley declares state of emergency - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama Governor Robert Bentley declares state of emergency
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Robert Bentley. File - Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley speaks during the Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce Legislative Lunch, Monday, Feb. 2, 2015, at the Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel in Mobile, Ala. (AP Photo/AL.com, Mike Brantley). AP.

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5676
February 24th, 2015
S. Korean spy chief says teenager joined Islamic State group - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

S. Korean spy chief says teenager joined Islamic State group
Tuscaloosa Magazine
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean officials say a teenager who went missing in Turkey last month is probably the first known South Korean to join the Islamic State group. Opposition lawmaker Kim Kwang Jin said Tuesday that the director of South ...

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5675
February 24th, 2015
Red Cross volunteer Stauffer is dedicated - Anderson Independent Mail -

Anderson Independent Mail

Red Cross volunteer Stauffer is dedicated
Anderson Independent Mail
Stauffer decided to become a Red Cross volunteer after he saw the devastation resulting from a tornado in Tuscaloosa, Alabama in 2011. Right then and ... Dr. Bill and Barbara sat with me in my room during my surgery at MUSC, staying four days in a hotel.

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5674
February 24th, 2015
Head of UN climate panel steps down amid harassment case - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Head of UN climate panel steps down amid harassment case
Tuscaloosa Magazine
NEW DELHI (AP) — The leader of the U.N.'s expert panel on climate change stepped down on Tuesday amid an investigation into a colleague's allegations of sexual harassment. Rajendra K. Pachauri, 75, an Indian citizen, had chaired the Intergovernmental ...

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5673
February 24th, 2015
Posted yesterday at 3:44pm - 610kvnu -

610kvnu

Posted yesterday at 3:44pm
610kvnu
The roads were so bad that players for the Middle Georgia State College women's basketball team got off their bus on the way to Martin Methodist College in Pulaski, Tennessee, for games this weekend and walked to their hotel three miles away. The bus ...

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5672
February 23rd, 2015
Winter Weather Hitting Northeast Again - WWGP 1050 AM -

WWGP 1050 AM

Winter Weather Hitting Northeast Again
WWGP 1050 AM
The roads were so bad that players for the Middle Georgia State College women's basketball team got off their bus on the way to Martin Methodist College in Pulaski, Tennessee, for games this weekend and walked to their hotel three miles away. The bus ...

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5671
February 23rd, 2015
Backup plan for 'Backup Planet:' band frozen out of gig - WTVM -

Backup plan for 'Backup Planet:' band frozen out of gig
WTVM
Instead of playing with the masses, they wound up huddled among them at an Athens hotel. Ben Cooper and his band, Backup Planet, were on their way down I-65 to Tuscaloosa. "There were a few semis that had jackknifed," Cooper recalled. "We saw ...

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5670
February 23rd, 2015
Looking back at the Big Ten highlights over the past week - Big Ten Conference -

Looking back at the Big Ten highlights over the past week
Big Ten Conference
Minnesota claimed the 2015 Big Ten Women's Swimming & Diving Championship Saturday at the McCorkle Aquatic Pavilion on the campus of Ohio State University. The title marks the Gophers' fourth consecutive and seventh overall. Minnesota compiled ...

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5669
February 23rd, 2015
Icy roads in Ala. force college basketball team to walk 2 miles to their hotel - WHAS 11.com (subscription) -

WHAS 11.com (subscription)

Icy roads in Ala. force college basketball team to walk 2 miles to their hotel
WHAS 11.com (subscription)
Neil Johnson, who was traveling from Nashville to Tuscaloosa, Alabama, said he and dozens of other drivers were stuck on Interstate 65 for more than 12 hours because of accidents and icy roads. The trip, he said, usually takes about two hours.

5668
February 23rd, 2015
Ray Bradbury home's demise has LA re-examining its history - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Ray Bradbury home's demise has LA re-examining its history
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The statuesque Ambassador Hotel, where Robert Kennedy was assassinated in 1968, is now the site of a public-school complex. Still, in a city where not much seems to last very long, the Bradbury home's destruction came as a surprise in part because the ...

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5667
February 22nd, 2015
Winter Weather Hitting Northeast Again - East Idaho News -

East Idaho News

Winter Weather Hitting Northeast Again
East Idaho News
The roads were so bad that players for the Middle Georgia State College women's basketball team got off their bus on the way to Martin Methodist College in Pulaski, Tennessee, for games this weekend and walked to their hotel three miles away. The bus ...

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5666
February 21st, 2015
Backup plan for 'Backup Planet:' band frozen out of gig - WAFF -

Backup plan for 'Backup Planet:' band frozen out of gig
WAFF
Instead of playing with the masses, they wound up huddled among them at an Athens hotel. Ben Cooper and his band, Backup Planet, were on their way down I-65 to Tuscaloosa. "There were a few semis that had jackknifed," Cooper recalled. "We saw ...

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5665
February 21st, 2015
Icy roads in Alabama force college basketball team to walk 2 miles to their hotel - WJLA -

WJLA

Icy roads in Alabama force college basketball team to walk 2 miles to their hotel
WJLA
With their hotel about three miles away, the team gathered up their belongings and started walking. The Athens Police Department found the basketball team shortly after midnight Saturday and drove them to their hotel after they had walked about two miles.
Icy Roads in Alabama Force College Basketball Team to Walk 2 Miles to Their ... WTVC

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5664
February 21st, 2015
Suicide bombings at Somalia hotel kill at least 10 people - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Suicide bombings at Somalia hotel kill at least 10 people
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Two strong explosions were heard on Friday at a hotel near Somalia's presidential palace, and smoke could be seen rising from the building frequented by government officials. Capt. Mohamed Hussein, a senior Somali police ...

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5663
February 21st, 2015
Mystery in Monroeville - The New Yorker -

The New Yorker

Mystery in Monroeville
The New Yorker
I drove there the day after the announcement, and everyone from the postman to my hotel clerk had something to say about Harper Lee's new book. Nobody, not even Lee's lifelong friends, seemed to have ... Like other young women in Monroeville, she was ...

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5662
February 20th, 2015
Christie stays focused on New Jersey in Washington speech - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Christie stays focused on New Jersey in Washington speech
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Christie told those gathered in the grand auditorium of Washington's Marriott Wardman Park Hotel that New Jersey's residents and businesses are still far too burdened by high taxes. He blamed the state's Democratic legislature, saying his economic ...

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5661
February 20th, 2015
Egypt's resorts safe, German beauties say - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Egypt's resorts safe, German beauties say
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
There was little talk of the unrest at the luxury Kempinski Hotel in Soma Bay, a walled-off colony where mostly Western Europeans and wealthy Egyptians come for sea, sand and sun. On Tuesday night, house music boomed, wine flowed, and lights danced off ...

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5660
February 20th, 2015
Somali deputy PM wounded, 2 dead in hotel suicide bombings - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Somali deputy PM wounded, 2 dead in hotel suicide bombings
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Two strong explosions were heard on Friday at a hotel near Somalia's presidential palace, and smoke could be seen rising from the building frequented by government officials. Capt. Mohamed Hussein, a senior Somali police ...

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5659
February 20th, 2015
On the Road with Tom Sadowski - Part 3: The Adventure Continues - Freepress Online -

Freepress Online

On the Road with Tom Sadowski - Part 3: The Adventure Continues
Freepress Online
Got to Pensacola, Florida, in the early afternoon, where we just had to check out the famous Pensacola Lighthouse, as it is painted black and white but mostly black. After a long visit, we began heading for our reserved hotel in Biloxi, when my wife ...

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5658
February 19th, 2015
Governor Bentley to request $700 million tax, revenue package - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Governor Bentley to request $700 million tax, revenue package
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley speaks during the Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce Legislative Lunch, Monday, Feb. 2, 2015, at the Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel in Mobile, Ala. (AP Photo/AL.com, Mike Brantley). AP. The Associated Press ...

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5657
February 19th, 2015
10 Biggest Cities in Alabama: How Well Do You Know the Heart of Dixie? - Newsmax.com -

10 Biggest Cities in Alabama: How Well Do You Know the Heart of Dixie?
Newsmax.com
It is home to the U.S. Space and Rocket Center as well as numerous high-tech and bioscience companies. 5. Tuscaloosa (population 90,468) was Alabama's capital from 1826 to 1846, replacing the state capital of Cahawba, which served as the government ...

5656
February 19th, 2015
Uneasy alliance of Kurds, Shiites formed in northern Iraq - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Uneasy alliance of Kurds, Shiites formed in northern Iraq
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
With what the Kurds say was assistance from a Sunni sleeper cell in the city, Islamic State extremists stormed an abandoned Kirkuk hotel last month, then staged a surprise attack on a Kurdish peshmerga outpost, killing a top commander and several of ...

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5655
February 19th, 2015
Starwood President and CEO van Paasschen resigns - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Starwood President and CEO van Paasschen resigns
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — Starwood Hotels& Resorts Worldwide Inc. says President and CEO Frits van Paasschen has resigned. The operator of Westin, Sheraton and other other hotel brands says board member Adam Aron will serve as interim CEO until a ...

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5654
February 19th, 2015
Return visit to Communist Cuba finds new hope amid change - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Return visit to Communist Cuba finds new hope amid change
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
But going back to Havana, I didn't see any of the obvious sex workers, known as jineteras, who once trolled the Malecon and lurked in hotel lobbies. Cubans didn't trouble me on the street for money or anything else, and I noticed few uniformed police ...

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5653
February 19th, 2015
Islamic State militants find a foothold in chaotic Libya - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Islamic State militants find a foothold in chaotic Libya
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
They also claimed responsibility for a deadly attack at a luxury hotel that killed several foreigners, including an American. Some IS extremists have entered Benghazi and are battling government troops, fighting beside other Islamic militias who ...

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5652
February 19th, 2015
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum has record year - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum has record year
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Museum director Kyle Young cited the museum's partnership with the Omni Hotel and Music City Center as key the factors behind the growth. He also mentioned the popularity of country music and Nashville's growing status as a leisure tourist destination.

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5651
February 17th, 2015
What to Expect from EnerCom's The Oil & Services Conference™ 13 - Oil & Gas 360 -

Oil & Gas 360

What to Expect from EnerCom's The Oil & Services Conference™ 13
Oil & Gas 360
EnerCom, Inc. is pleased to present its 13th edition of The Oil & Services Conference™ from the Omni Hotel in San Francisco. The two-day affair will feature ... Other assets include the Eagle Ford, Haynesville and Tuscaloosa Marine Shale. Earthstone ...

5650
February 17th, 2015
MSU men finally return home from Missouri - The Commercial Dispatch -

MSU men finally return home from Missouri
The Commercial Dispatch
With the city's annual Mardi Gras celebration taking over St. Louis, finding enough hotel rooms to satisfy MSU's traveling party of more than two dozen proved difficult, so the Bulldogs traveled by bus to Festus, Missouri, a city of a little more than ...

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5649
February 17th, 2015
5 plaintiffs drop pimping accusations against DSK - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

5 plaintiffs drop pimping accusations against DSK
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Strauss-Kahn's IMF job and presidential chances collapsed in 2011 when he was arrested in New York on accusations that he sexually assaulted a hotel maid. Those charges were later dropped and he settled out of court. He was also accused of attempted ...

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5648
February 17th, 2015
Mason inspires Tigers as Alabama comes to town - auburn.247sports.com -

auburn.247sports.com

Mason inspires Tigers as Alabama comes to town
auburn.247sports.com
The loss in Tuscaloosa, when Auburn led by nine points with 10 minutes left, still gnaws at him. “There's nobody in the locker room that doesn't think we should have won the game we played at Alabama,” Harrell said. “I think it's just going to make us ...

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5647
February 17th, 2015
A look at the Islamic State group's reach into North Africa - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

A look at the Islamic State group's reach into North Africa
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
BEIRUT (AP) — The mass beheadings of Egyptian Christians by militants in Libya linked to the Islamic State group have thrown a spotlight on the threat the extremists pose beyond their heartland in Syria and Iraq, where they have established a self ...

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5646
February 16th, 2015
A look at earlier cases of Islamist terrorism in Denmark - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

A look at earlier cases of Islamist terrorism in Denmark
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Chechen-born Lors Doukayev was lightly wounded when preparing a letter bomb that exploded in a Copenhagen hotel. Doukayev, a resident of Belgium, was suspected of assembling the device, which is believed to have been intended for Jyllands-Posten.

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5645
February 16th, 2015
The Inside Pitch with LC: Nine-Step Guide to Traveling Like a UM Softball Player - MGoBlue -

MGoBlue

The Inside Pitch with LC: Nine-Step Guide to Traveling Like a UM Softball Player
MGoBlue
Look at the weekly hotel rooming assignments and decide between you and your roommate whose black adidas bag you are going to cram 50 pounds of "necessities" for the weekend into. If at first your bag doesn't zip up ... try, try again with the help of ...

5644
February 16th, 2015
Jackie Chan's son apologizes after release from jail - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Jackie Chan's son apologizes after release from jail
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Hong Kong actor Jaycee Chan speaks during a news conference at a hotel in Beijing Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015. The son of actor Jackie Chan apologized to the public Saturday and asked for a second chance following his release from a six-month jail sentence ...

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5643
February 16th, 2015
DSK on trial: Shocking sex, but weak case against him - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

DSK on trial: Shocking sex, but weak case against him
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Strauss-Kahn's IMF job and presidential chances collapsed in 2011 when he was arrested in New York on accusations that he sexually assaulted a hotel maid. Those charges were later dropped and he settled out of court. He was also accused of attempted ...

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5642
February 16th, 2015
It's mud madness at Brazilian Carnival party - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

It's mud madness at Brazilian Carnival party
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Patricia Azevedo, who owns a hotel in town, said the mud was helping her beat the intense mid-summer heat. "When you go to a normal 'bloco' you're all packed together like sardines and it gets insanely hot," said Azevedo, 43, a vine tiara giving her ...

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5641
February 16th, 2015
Police say Copenhagen gunman had criminal record, gang past - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Police say Copenhagen gunman had criminal record, gang past
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Sebastian Zepeda, a 19-year-old visitor from London, said he didn't want to leave his hotel room after hearing of the first shooting and was text messaging with his mother when the second shooting happened on the street below. "I was on my bed and I ...

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5640
February 16th, 2015
Jackie Chan's son apologizes after release from jail - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Jackie Chan's son apologizes after release from jail
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Hong Kong actor Jaycee Chan speaks during a news conference at a hotel in Beijing Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015. The son of actor Jackie Chan apologized to the public Saturday and asked for a second chance following his release from a six-month jail sentence ...

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5639
February 15th, 2015
2 deadly shootings within hours in Copenhagen; 5 wounded - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

2 deadly shootings within hours in Copenhagen; 5 wounded
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Sebastian Zepeda, a 19-year-old visitor from London, said he didn't want to leave his hotel room after hearing of the first shooting and was text messaging with his mother when the second shooting happened on the street below. "I was on my bed and I ...

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5638
February 15th, 2015
2 Al-Jazeera journalists walk free in Egypt - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

2 Al-Jazeera journalists walk free in Egypt
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He and Greste were arrested at the hotel in a police raid more than a year ago. Fahmy added in a tweet: "Lots of love to the global journalism community for supporting us. A special 'Thank you' to the foreign press family in Egypt." Mohammed, who was ...

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5637
February 13th, 2015
How tantrum over serving nuts on jet ended with prison time - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

How tantrum over serving nuts on jet ended with prison time
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
After graduating from Hotel Management School at Cornell University, Cho in 1999 joined Korean Air, which was founded by her grandfather. She enjoyed fast-track promotion and became an executive in 2006 at the age of 32. Her paternal grandfather is a ...

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5636
February 13th, 2015
Locusts on the menu at adventurous 'Game of Thrones' feast - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Fox News

Locusts on the menu at adventurous 'Game of Thrones' feast
Tuscaloosa Magazine
A marble-clad former Masonic temple — incongruously located inside a Victorian-era London hotel — has been lit with candles and adorned with the flags of "Game of Thrones" clans Baratheon and Lannister to serve the feast. Guests can also expect a ...
Locusts on the menu at adventurous "Game of Thrones" feast Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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5635
February 13th, 2015
Another face of domestic violence- men - Alabama's News Leader -

Alabama's News Leader

Another face of domestic violence- men
Alabama's News Leader
"We've tried to make our male victims as comfortable as females," said Emily Kelly, executive director of Turning Point Tuscaloosa. But even there, Kelly says 100 people were ... A few will find hotel rooms for men. Others will refer them to other ...

5634
February 13th, 2015
Q&A: How tantrum over nuts became talk of the global village - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Q&A: How tantrum over nuts became talk of the global village
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
After graduating from Hotel Management School at Cornell University, Cho in 1999 joined Korean Air, which was founded by her grandfather. She enjoyed fast-track promotion and became an executive in 2006 at the age of 32. Her paternal grandfather is a ...

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5633
February 12th, 2015
Baseball: Home becomes Hoover for 2015 season - TideSports.com -

Baseball: Home becomes Hoover for 2015 season
TideSports.com
"But I think that as a coach, I'm excited for the fact that every weekend we're going to be in a hotel together and it creates more of an environment that you want from a coaching standpoint. It's more opportunities to meet, it's more opportunities to ...

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5632
February 12th, 2015
Caribbean gender gap grows as women rise, men stagnate - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Caribbean gender gap grows as women rise, men stagnate
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Now, about a year-and-a-half after its launch at a hotel complex in Jamaica's capital, Ravn Rae's smoking supplies store is growing and she's proving doubters wrong in a Caribbean country where women have made such big advances in professions once ...

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5631
February 12th, 2015
Who's on first? - The Crimson While -

The Crimson While

Who's on first?
The Crimson While
Afterward, they went to the hotel and met her mom and coaches. Murphy said it was two or three weeks later when she ... She and her mom made the trip out to Tuscaloosa from California. “I think it was the most pictures and video of any recruit we've ...

5630
February 12th, 2015
Tuscaloosa Police Department warns against "Hollywood producer" asking for ... - Alabama's13.com -

Tuscaloosa Police Department warns against "Hollywood producer" asking for ...
Alabama's13.com
Police said a 37-year-old woman said she met a man at a hotel in December because she believed he worked for a television game show. The woman said the man told her that he was working with a sexual "Fear Factor" type show and she could win a ...

5629
February 11th, 2015
Unlikely new musical tells 'Duck Dynasty' family's tale - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Unlikely new musical tells 'Duck Dynasty' family's tale
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The good, the bad and the in-between are all said to be part of the 90-minute retelling of the Robertson family's rags-to-riches story, performed in a 680-seat theater inside the Rio hotel and casino starting April 15. There will be eight performances ...

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5628
February 11th, 2015
University of Alabama's new Cuba program to build on its past - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

University of Alabama's new Cuba program to build on its past
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Some travelers want to see the island before it loses its frozen-in-time culture to an onslaught of U.S. hotels, chain stores and tourists. (AP Photo/Desmond ... You could get from Tuscaloosa to Havana in an hour and a half,” Olin said. The initiative ...

5627
February 11th, 2015
Pump The Brakes On That Big Orange Hype Train - Rocky Top Talk -

Pump The Brakes On That Big Orange Hype Train
Rocky Top Talk
Before everyone starts purchasing hotel rooms in Atlanta on December 5th, take a deep breath while I attempt to slow this hype machine down to a respectable level. In Edwards' own words, "the Vols may be a year away from being a top-10 caliber team ...

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5626
February 11th, 2015
Alabama's Nick Saban, Bill Battle, more to visit Huntsville - WAAY -

Alabama's Nick Saban, Bill Battle, more to visit Huntsville
WAAY
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WAAY) - The University of Alabama announced the dates of the 2015 Crimson Caravan, the school's yearly fundraising tour featuring head coach Nick Saban. Saban, along with Athletic Director Bill Battle, radio voice Eli Gold, as well as ...

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5625
February 11th, 2015
25 Years After the Fall: Mike Tyson, Buster Douglas and Boxing's Biggest Upset - Bleacher Report -

Bleacher Report

25 Years After the Fall: Mike Tyson, Buster Douglas and Boxing's Biggest Upset
Bleacher Report
So in 1986 and into 1987, if a sports director in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, or Spokane, Washington, had a given night without any local sports news, an easy way to entertain your audience was running the Tyson highlight reel. .... Tyson, none too pleased to ...

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5624
February 11th, 2015
Man posing as Hollywood producer tricks woman into sex acts - WKBN.com -

WKBN.com

Man posing as Hollywood producer tricks woman into sex acts
WKBN.com
Instead, Tuscaloosa Police went to the hotel and interviewed the man. Holly says she later testified against him on harassment charges. She was surprised to hear that he was back in public and using a similar story that he tried on her over a decade ago.
Tuscaloosa Police Department warns against "Hollywood producer" asking for ... Alabama's13.com

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5623
February 11th, 2015
Swing, shag dancing event slated at Bryant Conference Center, Hotel Capstone - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Swing, shag dancing event slated at Bryant Conference Center, Hotel Capstone
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The second annual Anti-Valentines Swing and Shag will be held Friday through Sunday at the Bryant Conference Center and Hotel Capstone. The event will include social dancing parties, workshops from top professionals and competitions for all levels of ...

5622
February 10th, 2015
Strauss-Kahn trial: I didn't know women were prostitutes - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Strauss-Kahn trial: I didn't know women were prostitutes
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
LILLE, France | Disgraced former International Monetary Fund boss Dominique Strauss-Kahn told a French court Tuesday that he was unaware that women who participated in orgies at luxury hotels in Paris and Washington D.C. were prostitutes.

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5621
February 10th, 2015
TPD making public aware of man posing as Hollywood producer - Alabama's13.com -

TPD making public aware of man posing as Hollywood producer
Alabama's13.com
The female came to Tuscaloosa and rented a hotel room. She then performed the sexual acts. After the incident she realized that the male was not with any show and had lied to her. The Tuscaloosa Police Department has been aware of this individual for ...

5620
February 10th, 2015
No charges for Tuscaloosa man who posed as Hollywood producer to coerce ... - AL.com -

AL.com

No charges for Tuscaloosa man who posed as Hollywood producer to coerce ...
AL.com
The woman traveled to Tuscaloosa, rented a hotel room and did as instructed, performing the sexual acts for the man. Blankley said when she realized the man had lied to her and was not working with any television show, she contacted the police ...
Tuscaloosa police warn of man posing as TV producer in sex scam FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com
"Sexual Fear Factor" Hoax Alabama's News Leader
Police: Tuscaloosa man posing as Hollywood producer coerced women into ... Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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5619
February 10th, 2015
Surfer killed after shark bites off legs in Australia - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Surfer killed after shark bites off legs in Australia
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Officials have not released the man's name, but Wright said he had been living in the area and worked at a local surf shop and as a cleaner at a hotel. Shelly Beach, the site of the attack, was closed, along with a larger stretch of coastline as ...

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5618
February 9th, 2015
UK film awards boost 'Boyhood' but clip wings of 'Birdman' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

UK film awards boost 'Boyhood' but clip wings of 'Birdman'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The best-actor contest pits Redmayne and Cumberbatch against Ralph Fiennes for "Grand Budapest Hotel," Michael Keaton for "Birdman" and Jake Gyllenhaal for "Nightcrawler." Bookies have made Redmayne the strong favorite to win, with Rupert Adams of ...

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5617
February 9th, 2015
Clive Davis gala full of A-List youngsters, old school icons - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Clive Davis gala full of A-List youngsters, old school icons
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Davis even claimed his event at the Beverly Hilton Hotel would be "off the hook!" when he spoke onstage. The gala, which serves as a pre-party for Sunday's Grammy Awards, also featured performances by John Legend, Pharrell, Iggy Azalea, Johnny Mathis ...

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5616
February 8th, 2015
Eddie Redmayne named best actor at BAFTAs - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Eddie Redmayne named best actor at BAFTAs
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The best-actor contest pits Redmayne and Cumberbatch against Ralph Fiennes for "Grand Budapest Hotel," Michael Keaton for "Birdman" and Jake Gyllenhaal for "Nightcrawler." Bookies have made Redmayne the strong favorite to win, with Rupert Adams of ...

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5615
February 8th, 2015
2 weeks before Oscars, film academy hosts night of the nerds - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

2 weeks before Oscars, film academy hosts night of the nerds
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences recognized 58 men and one woman for their behind-the-scenes science and technical work, including creation of a camera rig used in "The Grand Budapest Hotel" and development of software that forms the ...

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5614
February 8th, 2015
Redmayne, 'Boyhood' tipped for wins at UK Academy Awards - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Redmayne, 'Boyhood' tipped for wins at UK Academy Awards
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The best-actor contest pits Redmayne and Cumberbatch against Ralph Fiennes for "Grand Budapest Hotel," Michael Keaton for "Birdman" and Jake Gyllenhaal for "Nightcrawler." Bookies have made Redmayne the strong favorite to win, with Rupert Adams of ...

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5613
February 8th, 2015
Trailer of Amy Winehouse doc debuts at pre-Grammy brunch - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Trailer of Amy Winehouse doc debuts at pre-Grammy brunch
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Universal Music Group's pre-Grammy bunch featured performances by its top-selling stars, Sam Smith and Iggy Azalea, and a sneak peak at the upcoming Amy Winehouse documentary. The record company on Saturday debuted a ...

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5612
February 8th, 2015
Recruiting arms race: Costs soar for college football teams - Charleston Post Courier -

Recruiting arms race: Costs soar for college football teams
Charleston Post Courier
The salaries and the hourly wages, the gas in the plane and the hotel lodging, the new-age software and widespread graphics — they all add up to a recruiting budget more than doubling in-state rival South Carolina for the 2012-2013 school year, yet ...

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5611
February 7th, 2015
Berlin fest kicks off with Juliette Binoche in Arctic role - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Berlin fest kicks off with Juliette Binoche in Arctic role
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Winners of the Golden Bear are notoriously difficult to predict, though they are often less-heralded productions: last year's prize, in a field that included Oscar contenders "Boyhood" and "The Grand Budapest Hotel," went to Chinese director Diao Yinan ...

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5610
February 6th, 2015
Queen Latifah, Meek Mill, Jamie Foxx close Roots jam - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Queen Latifah, Meek Mill, Jamie Foxx close Roots jam
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Roots hadn't had their traditional pre-Grammy, late-night jam session since 2012, so this year they made up for it with four nights of music as eclectic as the hip-hop band itself. Thursday night was the last concert at the ...

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5609
February 6th, 2015
Amy Pascal steps down as co-chairman of Sony Pictures - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Amy Pascal steps down as co-chairman of Sony Pictures
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2013 file photo, Amy Pascal, Sony Pictures Entertainment co-chairman, arrives at Variety's 5th Annual Power of Women event at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. Sony on Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015 announced that ...

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5608
February 6th, 2015
U.S. gains strong 257K jobs, pay jumps; jobless rate 5.7 percent - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

U.S. gains strong 257K jobs, pay jumps; jobless rate 5.7 percent
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In this Friday, Jan. 23, 2015 photo, job applicant Rafael Ferrer, 49, left, shakes hands with a representative of the Hilton Bentley Miami Beach hotel during a job fair at the Hospitality Institute, Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, in Miami. The institute is ...

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5607
February 6th, 2015
Clive Davis says he's praying for Whitney Houston's daughter - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Clive Davis says he's praying for Whitney Houston's daughter
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Clive Davis says he's been in touch with Whitney Houston's family and is praying for her daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown. Davis, who was Houston's mentor, said in an interview Thursday that he's "offered my support and ...

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5606
February 6th, 2015
Mountain Brook man pleads guilty in 2013 deadly hit-and-run on Birmingham ... - AL.com -

AL.com

Mountain Brook man pleads guilty in 2013 deadly hit-and-run on Birmingham ...
AL.com
Sevier was then found in the hotel lobby. Police said the manslaughter charged stemmed ... Prior to his arrest that night, Sevier already had an extensive arrest record in Jefferson, Shelby and Tuscaloosa counties. He pleaded guilty earlier this to a ...

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5605
February 6th, 2015
Titans Cheerleader Reflects on Military Trip to Pacific Islands - Titansonline.com -

Titansonline.com

Titans Cheerleader Reflects on Military Trip to Pacific Islands
Titansonline.com
We didn't have time to go to a beach, but the view from our hotel was incredible. View Gallery | 7 Photos. Julia's Last Day on Military Tour. We started ... (which was special since I'm from Tuscaloosa). Then on the other side of the building was a pub ...

5604
February 6th, 2015
Professor was victim in University of SC murder-suicide - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Professor was victim in University of SC murder-suicide
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Property records indicate Fayad owned a home near Lake Murray in Lexington County, but Watts said he was currently living at a long-term hotel with a family member. Fayad came to the university in 2008 and taught anatomy and physiology among other ...

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5603
February 6th, 2015
Police: 2 of Bobby Brown's relatives fight at Atlanta hotel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Police: 2 of Bobby Brown's relatives fight at Atlanta hotel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta police say a relative of singer Bobby Brown hit another relative in the head with a bottle during a fight at a hotel. Police spokeswoman Kim Jones says officers responded to the W Hotel early Friday in midtown, though the reason ...

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5602
February 6th, 2015
Jordan says IS can be defeated; uproar over burn video - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Jordan says IS can be defeated; uproar over burn video
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Al-Rishawi had been sentenced to death after her 2005 role in a triple hotel bombing that killed 60 people in Amman orchestrated by al-Qaida in Iraq, the predecessor of the Islamic State group. Al-Karbouly was sent to death row in 2008 for plotting ...

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5601
February 5th, 2015
Latest Mid-America sports - KFVS -

Latest Mid-America sports
KFVS
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - Levi Randolph scored 20 points and made three 3-pointers to lead Alabama to a 62-49 victory over Missouri on Wednesday night. The Crimson Tide (14-8, 4-5 Southeastern Conference) bounced back from two straight losses to hand the ...

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5600
February 5th, 2015
Oligarchs unload Sochi Olympics assets to recoup investment - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Oligarchs unload Sochi Olympics assets to recoup investment
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
With the hotel market saturated in Sochi, Vekselberg decided to hand over one hotel to the state. That amounts to dumping the $450 million loan he took out from VEB bank — which covered 90 percent of the cost of the two hotels — onto the state as well.

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5599
February 5th, 2015
Author Warren St. John named winner of Cason Award at University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

UA News

Author Warren St. John named winner of Cason Award at University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Warren St. John, author of “Rammer Jammer Yellow Hammer” and “Outcasts United,” will be honored Feb. 27 at 11:30 a.m. during a luncheon at the Hotel Capstone on the campus of the University of Alabama. He will also speak Feb. 26 at 6:30 p.m. in Room ...
Warren St. John Named Recipient of UA Cason Award UA News

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5598
February 5th, 2015
Jordan, shaken by Islamic State killing, executes 2 inmates - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Jordan, shaken by Islamic State killing, executes 2 inmates
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Al-Rishawi had been sentenced to death after her 2005 role in a triple hotel bombing that killed 60 people in Amman orchestrated by al-Qaida in Iraq, the predecessor of the Islamic State group. Al-Karbouly was sent to death row in 2008 for plotting ...

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5597
February 4th, 2015
Suge Knight taken to hospital after court appearance - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Suge Knight taken to hospital after court appearance
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Knight was sent to prison for nearly five years for badly beating a rival with Shakur at a Las Vegas hotel, just hours before Shakur was fatally shot while riding in Knight's car in 1996. In the current case, Knight struck two men with his pickup in a ...

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5596
February 4th, 2015
Warren St. John Named Recipient of UA Cason Award - UA News -

UA News

Warren St. John Named Recipient of UA Cason Award
UA News
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The University of Alabama's College of Communication and Information Sciences, along with the journalism department, has named best-selling author Warren St. John winner of the 2015 Clarence Cason Award in Nonfiction Writing. ... 27 ...

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5595
February 4th, 2015
Shaun Alexander still thinks Trent Richardson can be great in NFL - Yahoo Sports (blog) -

Yahoo Sports (blog)

Shaun Alexander still thinks Trent Richardson can be great in NFL
Yahoo Sports (blog)
“We call each other all the time,” Alexander said. “I remember being in my hotel room, and Johnny Musa called me. That's what I am doing to Derrick Henry, telling him, 'Hey, keep it going.' He had a great Sugar Bowl, but he's got more to do. He knows ...

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5594
February 4th, 2015
Retired Librarian | The Tuscaloosa News - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Retired Librarian | The Tuscaloosa News
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The two men hoped to build a 200-room hotel, a restaurant, a 65-unit multifamily complex and a single-family residential neighborhood at a cost of $70 million. Defensive coordinator Kirby Smart was rewarded for his decision to remain with the Crimson ...

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5593
February 4th, 2015
Bobby Brown says daughter, Bobbi Kristina, was never married - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Bobby Brown says daughter, Bobbi Kristina, was never married
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Houston is the only child of Brown and the late singer Whitney Houston, who was found unresponsive in a hotel bathtub in 2012. Whitney Houston left her entire estate to her daughter. Bobbi Houston's family has said she is in a hospital "fighting for ...

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5592
February 4th, 2015
Purported Islamic State video shows Jordan pilot burned to death - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Purported Islamic State video shows Jordan pilot burned to death
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Al-Rishawi faces death in Jordan for her role in triple 2005 hotel bombings that killed 60 people. The Associated Press was not immediately able to confirm the authenticity of the video, which was released on militant websites and bore the logo of the ...

5591
February 4th, 2015
Whitney Houston's daughter "fighting for her life" - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Whitney Houston's daughter "fighting for her life"
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
11, 2012, when Houston's assistant found the singer's lifeless body face-down in a foot of water in her bathtub at the Beverly Hills Hotel. Authorities found prescription drugs and listed heart disease and cocaine use as contributors, but concluded ...

5590
February 4th, 2015
Authorities identify 4-year-old killed in Duncanville fire - WAFF -

WAFF

Authorities identify 4-year-old killed in Duncanville fire
WAFF
The Red Cross placed the family in a hotel. The father was taken to DCH due to mental stress, not a fire related injury. Sgt. Alex Miles with the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office says the cause of the fire is being investigated by Tuscaloosa County ...

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5589
February 4th, 2015
Jordan executes 2 al-Qaida prisoners after IS kills pilot - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Jordan executes 2 al-Qaida prisoners after IS kills pilot
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Following militant demands, Jordan's government had said it was willing to trade Sajida al-Rishawi, an al-Qaida prisoner, for the pilot, but that it wanted proof of life first. Al-Rishawi faces death in Jordan for her role in a 2005 hotel attack that ...

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5588
February 4th, 2015
Remember, recruiting is a speculation business - Houston Chronicle -

Remember, recruiting is a speculation business
Houston Chronicle
Alabama coach Nick Saban tells a recruit his program is going to win national titles whether that recruit comes to Tuscaloosa or not. So if he wants to roll with a winner, Roll Tide. Understandably, the rating focus will be on four- and five-star ...

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5587
February 4th, 2015
Purported IS video shows Jordan pilot burned to death - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Purported IS video shows Jordan pilot burned to death
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Al-Rishawi faces death in Jordan for her role in a 2005 hotel attack that killed 60 people. The latest video emerged three days after Japanese journalist Kenji Goto was purportedly beheaded by the militants. The fate of the two captives had been linked ...

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5586
February 3rd, 2015
Kytra Hunter rallies team together - The Independent Florida Alligator -

The Independent Florida Alligator

Kytra Hunter rallies team together
The Independent Florida Alligator
23, a frustrated Florida team returned to its hotel in Tuscaloosa. No more than 10 minutes had passed when senior Kytra Hunter sent a group text telling everyone to meet in coach Rhonda Faehn's room. There, Hunter led an open-dialogue discussion ...

5585
February 3rd, 2015
Rep: Bobbi Kristina Brown is fighting for her life - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Rep: Bobbi Kristina Brown is fighting for her life
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this Aug. 16, 2012, file photo, Bobbi Kristina Brown attends the Los Angeles premiere of "Sparkle" at Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles. Messages of support were being offered Monday, Feb. 2, 2015, as people awaited word on Brown, who ...

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5584
February 2nd, 2015
Ex-NFL star Warren Sapp arrested in Phoenix - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Ex-NFL star Warren Sapp arrested in Phoenix
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Phoenix police say the 42-year-old Sapp was taken into custody Monday morning at a downtown hotel and booked into jail. Sapp is a broadcaster with the NFL Network and was in Arizona for Sunday's Super Bowl. He played for Tampa Bay and Oakland and ...

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5583
February 2nd, 2015
Former CEO of 2 Alabama health clinics arrested - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Former CEO of 2 Alabama health clinics arrested
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
BIRMINGHAM | Authorities say they've arrested the former chief executive of two Alabama health clinics serving the poor. The U.S. attorney's office in Birmingham says 51-year-old Jonathan Wade Dunning was arrested a resort hotel in Hoover on Monday.

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5582
February 2nd, 2015
Casino city Macau in flux as China squeezes high rollers - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Casino city Macau in flux as China squeezes high rollers
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The arrests startled Macau because the ring had operated blatantly for years out of the Ho family's Hotel Lisboa, where Alan Ho worked as a manager, leading many to believe it had tacit support. Judiciary Police said the syndicate had 2,400 prostitutes ...

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5581
February 2nd, 2015
Paris chef gets 2nd triple star in Michelin's new food guide - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Paris chef gets 2nd triple star in Michelin's new food guide
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Its chef, Yannick Alleno, had already received a three-star rating in 2007 for his cooking at Hotel Le Meurice, which he left in January 2013. French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius, who is also in charge of tourism, introduced this year's Michelin ...

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5580
February 2nd, 2015
Messages of support for Whitney Houston's daughter - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Messages of support for Whitney Houston's daughter
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
ATLANTA | Messages of support were being offered Monday as people awaited word on singer Whitney Houston's daughter, who authorities say was found face down and unresponsive in a bathtub over the weekend in a suburban Atlanta townhome.

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5579
February 2nd, 2015
French pimping trial to start for ex-IMF chief Strauss-Kahn - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

French pimping trial to start for ex-IMF chief Strauss-Kahn
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The former head of the International Monetary Fund, whose career nosedived amid accusations of sexually assaulting a hotel maid in New York, is facing charges in France: aggravated pimping and involvement in a prostitution ring operating out of luxury ...

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5578
February 2nd, 2015
Wife of slain Japanese hostage expresses grief and pride - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

National Post

Wife of slain Japanese hostage expresses grief and pride
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Later, the militants' demand shifted to seeking the release of al-Rishawi, who is facing death by hanging in Jordan for her role in triple hotel bombings in Amman in 2005. Sixty people were killed in those attacks, the worst terror attack in Jordan's ...
Failed Iraqi bomber at center of international hostage drama Tuscaloosa Magazine

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5577
February 2nd, 2015
A look at Egypt's Al-Jazeera English Trial - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

A look at Egypt's Al-Jazeera English Trial
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Dec. 29, 2013: Security forces storm into a five-star hotel suite in Cairo and arrest Canadian-Egyptian Mohammed Fahmy, Australian Peter Greste and Egyptian Baher Mohammed, all working for Al-Jazeera English. Authorities accuse the men of meeting ...

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5576
February 1st, 2015
Horror in Japan as video purports to show hostage beheaded - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

New York Times

Horror in Japan as video purports to show hostage beheaded
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Later, the militants' demand shifted to seeking the release of al-Rishawi, who is facing death by hanging in Jordan for her role in triple hotel bombings in Amman in 2005. Sixty people were killed in those attacks, the worst terror attack in Jordan's ...
Failed Iraqi bomber at center of international hostage drama Tuscaloosa Magazine

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5575
February 1st, 2015
4-year-old dies in Duncanville early morning fire - WAFF -

WAFF

4-year-old dies in Duncanville early morning fire
WAFF
The Red Cross placed the family in a hotel. The father was taken to DCH due to mental stres, not a fire related injury. Sgt. Alex Miles with the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office says the cause of the fire is being investigated by Tuscaloosa County ...

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5574
January 31st, 2015
Whitney Houston's daughter found unresponsive in tub - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Whitney Houston's daughter found unresponsive in tub
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Whitney Houston was found dead in a hotel bathtub on Feb. 11, 2012, in Beverly Hills, California. The 48-year-old Houston had struggled for years with cocaine, marijuana and pills, and her behavior had become erratic. Authorities examining Houston's ...

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5573
January 31st, 2015
4-year-old dies in Duncanville early morning fire - FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com -

FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com

4-year-old dies in Duncanville early morning fire
FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com
The Red Cross placed the family in a hotel. The father was taken to DCH due to mental stres, not a fire related injury. Sgt. Alex Miles with the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office says the cause of the fire is being investigated by Tuscaloosa County ...

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5572
January 31st, 2015
Egypt raises death toll from coordinated Sinai attack to 32 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Egypt raises death toll from coordinated Sinai attack to 32
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Along with the military base that was hit, the other attacks included mortar rounds fired at a hotel, a police club and more than a dozen checkpoints, officials said. The militants struck the Northern Sinai provincial capital el-Arish, the nearby town ...

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5571
January 31st, 2015
Beijing Winter Olympics bid highlights skiing, hockey growth - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Beijing Winter Olympics bid highlights skiing, hockey growth
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The resorts employ thousands and generate tens of millions of dollars in hotel accommodation, lift tickets and equipment sales each season. As it did with the Summer Games, China plans to make use of foreign expertise, by sending aspiring skiers to ...

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5570
January 31st, 2015
Insults, celebrities and bad weather: The week the Super Bowl landed in ... - Florida Times-Union -

Florida Times-Union

Insults, celebrities and bad weather: The week the Super Bowl landed in ...
Florida Times-Union
He pondered: “What, Tuscaloosa was booked?” ... Meanwhile, out west in Lake City — a bustling place late that week — hotel manager Michelle Waters was busy dispelling rumors that a certain Indianapolis Colts quarterback was staying at her Holiday Inn.

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5569
January 31st, 2015
Simultaneous attacks in Egypt's Sinai kill 26 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Simultaneous attacks in Egypt's Sinai kill 26
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Other attacks included mortar rounds fired at a hotel, a police club and more than a dozen checkpoints, officials said. The militants struck the Northern Sinai provincial capital el-Arish, the nearby town of Sheik Zuwayid and the town of Rafah ...

5568
January 30th, 2015
Fugitive treasure hunter to appear in Florida federal court - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Fugitive treasure hunter to appear in Florida federal court
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The U.S. Marshals Service captured former fugitive Tommy Thompson at a Hilton hotel in West Boca Raton on Tuesday. The capture was announced Wednesday by Brian Babtist, a senior inspector in the agency's office in Columbus, Ohio, where a federal ...

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5567
January 30th, 2015
Egypt's IS affiliate claims Sinai attacks that killed 26 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Egypt's IS affiliate claims Sinai attacks that killed 26
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Along with the military base that was hit, the other attacks included mortar rounds fired at a hotel, a police club and more than a dozen checkpoints, officials said. The militants struck the Northern Sinai provincial capital el-Arish, the nearby town ...

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5566
January 30th, 2015
Families plead for lives of IS hostages as swap hopes fade - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

IBNLive

Families plead for lives of IS hostages as swap hopes fade
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The recording says Jordan must present Sajida al-Rishawi, an Iraqi woman convicted of involvement in deadly Amman hotel bombings in 2005, at the Turkish border by sunset Thursday in exchange for Goto's life or the pilot would be killed. It wasn't clear ...
Failed Iraqi bomber at center of international hostage drama Tuscaloosa Magazine

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5565
January 30th, 2015
Islamic State standoff involves prisoner, pilot, journalist - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Islamic State standoff involves prisoner, pilot, journalist
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — A young Jordanian fighter pilot, a female al-Qaida recruit who tried to blow up a hotel ballroom in Amman and a veteran Japanese war correspondent are at the center of a life-and-death standoff with the Islamic State group.

5564
January 29th, 2015
Fugitive treasure hunter to appear in Florida federal court - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Fugitive treasure hunter to appear in Florida federal court
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The U.S. Marshals Service captured former fugitive Tommy Thompson at a Hilton hotel in West Boca Raton on Tuesday. The capture was announced Wednesday by Brian Babtist, a senior inspector in the agency's office in Columbus, Ohio, where a federal ...

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5563
January 29th, 2015
Failed Iraqi bomber at center of international hostage drama - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Firstpost

Failed Iraqi bomber at center of international hostage drama
Tuscaloosa Magazine
BEIRUT (AP) — In the moments after her husband blew himself up in the ballroom of a Jordanian hotel as part of an al-Qaida plot, Sajida al-Rishawi fled the scene of chaos wearing her own explosive belt. Nearly a decade later, the 44-year-old woman is ...
Japan studying latest message in Mideast hostage crisis Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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5562
January 29th, 2015
Libya hotel attack signals growing reach of Islamic State - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Libya hotel attack signals growing reach of Islamic State
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — A Libyan affiliate of the extremist Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for an attack on a Tripoli luxury hotel that killed 10 people, including an American and four Europeans. In a statement posted on jihadi forums ...

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5561
January 29th, 2015
Islamic State releases new audio message by Japanese hostage - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Islamic State releases new audio message by Japanese hostage
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... the extremists say the two hostages will be killed within 24 hours — late Wednesday night Japan time — unless Jordan frees Sajida al-Rishawi, an Iraqi woman sentenced to death in Jordan for her involvement in a 2005 terrorist attack on a hotel ...

5560
January 29th, 2015
Japan studying latest message in Mideast hostage crisis - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Japan studying latest message in Mideast hostage crisis
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The recording says Jordan must present Sajida al-Rishawi, an Iraqi woman convicted of involvement in deadly Amman hotel bombings in 2005, at the Turkish border by sunset Thursday in exchange for Goto's life or the pilot would be killed. It wasn't clear ...

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5559
January 29th, 2015
Litvinenko inquiry: Post-mortem was most dangerous ever - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Litvinenko inquiry: Post-mortem was most dangerous ever
Tuscaloosa Magazine
1, 2006, after drinking tea with two Russian men at a London hotel. Police Det. Insp. Craig Mascall told the inquiry Wednesday that the men who met Litvinenko — Dmitry Kovtun and Andrei Lugovoi — are still wanted for murder. They have denied ...

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5558
January 29th, 2015
Jordan offers swap to Islamic State group to save pilot - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Jordan offers swap to Islamic State group to save pilot
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... the extremists say the two hostages will be killed within 24 hours — late Wednesday night Japan time — unless Jordan frees Sajida al-Rishawi, an Iraqi woman sentenced to death in Jordan for her involvement in a 2005 terrorist attack on a hotel ...

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5557
January 29th, 2015
Hostage Mom's plea to Japan's leader: Please save Kenji - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Hostage Mom's plea to Japan's leader: Please save Kenji
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... the extremists say the two hostages will be killed within 24 hours — late Wednesday night Japan time — unless Jordan frees Sajida al-Rishawi, an Iraqi woman sentenced to death in Jordan for her involvement in a 2005 terrorist attack on a hotel ...

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5556
January 28th, 2015
Renting out homes for Super Bowl can bring big bucks - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Renting out homes for Super Bowl can bring big bucks
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In this Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015 photo, Dominic Hrabe holds the family dog, Gracie, in front of his home that he is renting out for Super Bowl weekend in Phoenix. The family is vacating the house for two nights after using airbnb to rent their place to ...

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5555
January 28th, 2015
Libyan group loyal to Islamic State claims hotel attack - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

The Indian Express

Libyan group loyal to Islamic State claims hotel attack
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — A Libyan affiliate of the extremist Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for an attack on a Tripoli luxury hotel that killed 10 people, including an American and four Europeans. In a statement posted on jihadi forums ...
Gunmen storm luxury Libyan hotel, killing American, 9 others Tuscaloosa Magazine

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5554
January 28th, 2015
Inquiry: Ex-KGB spy Litvinenko may have been poisoned twice - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Inquiry: Ex-KGB spy Litvinenko may have been poisoned twice
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Litvinenko, who had become a Britain-based critic of the Kremlin, became violently ill in November 2006 after drinking tea with two Russian men at a London hotel. He died three weeks later. Britain has accused Russia of involvement. Moscow denies the ...

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5553
January 28th, 2015
Private jets, mega yachts marketed at Sundance Film Festival - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Private jets, mega yachts marketed at Sundance Film Festival
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Gift suites along Park City's Main Street offer parkas and ski gear — fancy freebies to be sure — but the Rand Luxury Lounge in the St. Regis hotel took it to another level. Inside this swanky hilltop property, accessible by funicular, Sundance ...

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5552
January 28th, 2015
Fugitive treasure hunter nabbed in Florida after 2-year hunt - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Fugitive treasure hunter nabbed in Florida after 2-year hunt
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The U.S. Marshals Service tracked down Tommy Thompson at a hotel in Palm Beach County and arrested him Tuesday, said Brian Babtist, a senior inspector in the agency's office in Columbus, Ohio, where a federal civil arrest warrant was issued for him in ...

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5551
January 28th, 2015
Priceville OKs first on-premises liquor license - Hartselle Enquirer -

Priceville OKs first on-premises liquor license
Hartselle Enquirer
•Approved $350 for each registration and $3,201.60 for hotel accommodations and other expenses for Priceville's mayor, council and town clerk to attend the 2015 Annual Alabama League of Municipalities Convention in Tuscaloosa May 15-19. •Approved ...

5550
January 28th, 2015
Litvinenko inquiry: Radioactive body posed autopsy hazard - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Litvinenko inquiry: Radioactive body posed autopsy hazard
Tuscaloosa Magazine
1, 2006, after drinking tea with two Russian men at a London hotel. Police Det. Insp. Craig Mascall told the inquiry Wednesday that the men who met Litvinenko — Dmitry Kovtun and Andrei Lugovoi — are still wanted for murder. They have denied ...

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5549
January 28th, 2015
Gunmen storm luxury Libyan hotel, killing American, 9 others - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

IBNLive

Gunmen storm luxury Libyan hotel, killing American, 9 others
Tuscaloosa Magazine
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — A Libyan security official says gunmen have stormed a luxury Libyan hotel popular with foreigners and have taken hostages after killing at least three guards. Essam Al-Naas, a spokesman for a Tripoli security agency, said the ...
Libyan Islamic State group affiliate claims hotel attack Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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5548
January 28th, 2015
Philippines rejects US Marine's appeal to drop murder case - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Philippines rejects US Marine's appeal to drop murder case
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Police say Laude, formerly known as Jeffrey, was found dead with her head inside a toilet bowl in a hotel minutes after Pemberton left the room. The case has refueled opposition to a military agreement between Manila and Washington that allows U.S. ...

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5547
January 27th, 2015
AP Interview: Bud Selig says MLB could expand internationally - Tuscaloosa News -

AP Interview: Bud Selig says MLB could expand internationally
Tuscaloosa News
NEW YORK | Bud Selig began his 8,173rd and final day in charge of baseball by waking up in a Manhattan hotel, having breakfast and working out. After nearly 22 1/2 years that began with unprecedented labor unrest, unfolded with rapid innovation and ...

5546
January 27th, 2015
Judge opens inquiry into death of ex-Russian spy Litvinenko - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Judge opens inquiry into death of ex-Russian spy Litvinenko
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Litvinenko, who had become a Britain-based critic of the Kremlin, became violently ill in November 2006 after drinking tea with two Russian men at a London hotel. He died three weeks later. Britain has accused Russia of involvement. Moscow denies the ...

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5545
January 27th, 2015
Gunmen at Libyan luxury hotel take hostages; 3 guards dead - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Montreal Gazette

Gunmen at Libyan luxury hotel take hostages; 3 guards dead
Tuscaloosa Magazine
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — A Libyan security official says gunmen have stormed a luxury Libyan hotel popular with foreigners and have taken hostages after killing at least three guards. Essam Al-Naas, a spokesman for a Tripoli security agency, said the ...
Libya official says kidnapped deputy foreign minister freed Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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5544
January 27th, 2015
Broadway theaters keep their lights on amid blizzard warning - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Broadway theaters keep their lights on amid blizzard warning
Tuscaloosa Magazine
NEW YORK (AP) — Broadway theaters are keeping their doors open — at least for now — as a blizzard bears down on Times Square. The Broadway League says all shows are scheduled to go on Monday, a traditionally quiet night with only a few shows ...

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5543
January 26th, 2015
Failed Iraqi bomber named in Islamic State hostage crisis - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Failed Iraqi bomber named in Islamic State hostage crisis
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
BEIRUT (AP) — In the moments after her husband blew himself up in the ballroom of a Jordanian hotel as part of an al-Qaida plot, Sajida al-Rishawi fled the scene of chaos wearing her own explosive belt. The 2005 assault on three hotels in Amman, the ...

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5542
January 26th, 2015
Police shortage is a security risk for Mardi Gras - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Police shortage is a security risk for Mardi Gras
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"These are crimes of opportunity, these people are lying in wait," said Harry Widmann, a lawyer whose California colleague was beaten unconscious in December after he was attacked on his way back to his hotel. "You need to have a police presence.".

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5541
January 26th, 2015
Gov. Robert Bentley: State will back Birmingham's 2021 World Games - AL.com -

AL.com

Gov. Robert Bentley: State will back Birmingham's 2021 World Games
AL.com
Robert Bentley, along with the mayors of Montgomery, Mobile, Huntsville and Tuscaloosa joined Mayor William Bell and the Birmingham City Council this morning to discuss the World Games and collaboration among the state's largest cities. (Photo ...

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5540
January 26th, 2015
Libya official says kidnapped deputy foreign minister freed - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Libya official says kidnapped deputy foreign minister freed
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The official, speaking Monday on the condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak to journalists, said gunmen disguised in police uniforms had seized Hassan al-Sagheer from his hotel in the eastern city of Bayda. Libya's elected ...

5539
January 26th, 2015
WHITE HOUSE NOTEBOOK: Obama's presidential 'namaste' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

WHITE HOUSE NOTEBOOK: Obama's presidential 'namaste'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Thousands of Indian policemen, soldiers and members of various other security agencies have swamped the city. A drive though the Diplomatic district, where Obama's hotel is located, means running a gauntlet of roadblocks and ID checks and nervous ...

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5538
January 25th, 2015
AP Interview: Bud Selig says MLB could expand internationally - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

AP Interview: Bud Selig says MLB could expand internationally
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
NEW YORK | Bud Selig began his 8,173rd and final day in charge of baseball by waking up in a Manhattan hotel, having breakfast and working out. After nearly 22 1/2 years that began with unprecedented labor unrest, unfolded with rapid innovation and ...

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5537
January 25th, 2015
Agenda for Priceville Town Council meeting for Jan. 26 - Hartselle Enquirer -

Agenda for Priceville Town Council meeting for Jan. 26
Hartselle Enquirer
Approve $275 and other expenses for Town Clerk Constance Childers to attend Municipal Clerk Certification training in Tuscaloosa Feb. 18-20. • Approve $192 and other expense for Town Clerk Constance Childers to attend Municipal Clerk Certification ...

5536
January 24th, 2015
For first-time visitor, Havana is charming - and complicated - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

For first-time visitor, Havana is charming - and complicated
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
HAVANA (AP) — Everyone warns you Old Havana is a facade, but it's impossible not to be taken by its charms. In my hotel room, the soft sound of guitars enters from the balcony. In the cobblestone street below, I enjoy a cigar and watch a teenage girl ...

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5535
January 24th, 2015
After pope visit, Philippines counts cost, talks up benefits - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

After pope visit, Philippines counts cost, talks up benefits
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Money was spent for their accommodation, transportation, food and allowances. Officials, however, are not yet giving a price tag. Presidential spokesman Herminio Coloma said Thursday the cost to the government was not yet clear, with data from various ...

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5534
January 23rd, 2015
Expedia buys booking site Travelocity for $280M in cash - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Expedia buys booking site Travelocity for $280M in cash
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The move allows Sabre to focus more on its back-end system for selling airline tickets, hotel rooms and car rentals. Sabre is one of three global distribution system companies — along with Travelport and Amadeus — that handle sales for travel ...

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5533
January 23rd, 2015
The Instant Historian: Super Bowl Media Lull Loves Tom Brady's Balls - The Big Lead -

The Instant Historian: Super Bowl Media Lull Loves Tom Brady's Balls
The Big Lead
Watergate was the name of the hotel. Letting that bit of ... Ryan Anderson is accused of kicking a woman's vehicle during an argument at an off-campus residence late Monday night, Tuscaloosa Police spokesman Sgt. Brent Blankley stated in a written release.

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5532
January 23rd, 2015
Black Jacket Symphony will reproduce Led Zeppelin album for Tuscaloosa - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Black Jacket Symphony will reproduce Led Zeppelin album for Tuscaloosa
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Black Jacket Symphony, a cover band specializing in replicating classic albums as precisely as possible, will be visiting Tuscaloosa again to perform Led Zeppelin's classic fourth album, the untitled one sometimes referred to as "Zoso" (from symbols on ...

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5531
January 22nd, 2015
Ms. Cheap: Hotel liquidator offers great deals in bigger space - The Tennessean -

The Tennessean

Ms. Cheap: Hotel liquidator offers great deals in bigger space
The Tennessean
Remember the hotel furniture liquidation warehouse that I wrote about last fall? Well, it has moved to a new, bigger, better location, with lots of new inventory from hotels including Loews Vanderbilt Hotel and Hilton Garden Inn. I also have some happy ...

5530
January 22nd, 2015
Police: US man in Canadian chemical case threatened police - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Police: US man in Canadian chemical case threatened police
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The discovery of hazardous chemicals prompted the evacuation of two neighborhoods in Halifax this week and an Ottawa hotel where Phillips was arrested. Royal Canadian Mounted Police were alerted to a suspicious package by a concerned citizen in ...

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5529
January 22nd, 2015
Good Day Alabama: January 22, 2015 - FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com -

FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com

Good Day Alabama: January 22, 2015
FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com
The decision was announced by José Perurena, President of the International World Games Association, at noon today in the Mövenpick Hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. That was around 4am local time. During its meetings on Wednesday the IWGA Executive ...

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5528
January 22nd, 2015
Bill and Ari's Excellent Adventure - Farewell Alabama: Buckeye Breakfast - cleveland.com (blog) -

Bill and Ari's Excellent Adventure - Farewell Alabama: Buckeye Breakfast
cleveland.com (blog)
After staying in a hotel room with a view of the beach, it was surprisingly hard to head north and leave the state of Alabama. But now we're in Georgia and ready for a full day of reporting on two recruits Ohio State is ... As we traveled through ...

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5527
January 22nd, 2015
Low oil prices a mixed bag for Louisiana jobs - EagleFordTexas.com -

EagleFordTexas.com

Low oil prices a mixed bag for Louisiana jobs
EagleFordTexas.com
The next event is set for the Windsor Court Hotel in Downtown New Orleans on January 26th, and has already sold out. Four more events scheduled for February and March will take place in Baton Rouge, Houma, Houston and Shreveport. Registration is $27.50 ...

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5526
January 21st, 2015
After terror attacks, the show must go on for Paris fashion - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

After terror attacks, the show must go on for Paris fashion
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Fashionistas chatted away to each other at Valentino of half-empty planes from New York and eerily silent Paris hotels. Others dramatized stories of their relatives imploring them to avoid Paris altogether after the attacks that left 17 victims and ...

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5525
January 21st, 2015
Pink Box Burlesque opening season, teases surprises ahead for Tuscaloosa - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Pink Box Burlesque opening season, teases surprises ahead for Tuscaloosa
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"We're finally tackling our sci-fi tribute, 'Red Shirts and All,' later in the spring and the Haunted Hotel Masquerade in October. 'Rocky Horror Picture Show' is on Halloween again, and there are surprises I don't want to give away just yet." Tesla ...

5524
January 21st, 2015
Black Jacket Symphony will reproduce Led Zeppellin album for Tuscaloosa - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Black Jacket Symphony will reproduce Led Zeppellin album for Tuscaloosa
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Black Jacket Symphony, a cover band specializing in replicating classic albums as precisely as possible, will be visiting Tuscaloosa again to perform Led Zeppelin's classic fourth album, the untitled one sometimes referred to as "Zoso" (from symbols on ...

and more »
5523
January 21st, 2015
Low oil prices a mixed bag for Louisiana jobs - Bakken.com -

Bakken.com

Low oil prices a mixed bag for Louisiana jobs
Bakken.com
The next event is set for the Windsor Court Hotel in Downtown New Orleans on January 26th, and has already sold out. Four more events scheduled for February and March will take place in Baton Rouge, Houma, Houston and Shreveport. Registration is $27.50 ...

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5522
January 20th, 2015
5 things to do in Tuscaloosa this weekend - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

5 things to do in Tuscaloosa this weekend
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Fox News political analyst Juan Williams will deliver the annual Legacy Banquet lecture at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Hotel Capstone, 320 Paul W. Bryant Drive. The banquet is also part of the weekend celebration of the life of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.

5521
January 20th, 2015
"American Sniper" astounds with $105.3M over MLK weekend - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

"American Sniper" astounds with $105.3M over MLK weekend
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"American Sniper, nominated for six Academy Awards, immediately becomes the top grosser of the best-picture nominees. The previous biggest hit was Wes Anderson's "Grand Budapest Hotel," which made $59.1 million in its entire run. This was actually the ...

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5520
January 20th, 2015
Lawmakers look at how Airbnb affects NYC housing, economy - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Lawmakers look at how Airbnb affects NYC housing, economy
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
NEW YORK (AP) — With home-as-hotel sites like Airbnb doing booming business, New York City lawmakers are scrutinizing how the trend affects the housing market and economy. A City Council hearing Tuesday is shaping up to be a wide-ranging faceoff ...

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5519
January 20th, 2015
Text of Alabama Gov. Bentley's inaugural speech - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Text of Alabama Gov. Bentley's inaugural speech
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
By the end of the day he would be punched and kicked at a Selma hotel. And today we celebrate and honor his legacy. Two months later in the month of March 1965, the nation once again turned its attention to our state as men and women faced down threats ...

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5518
January 19th, 2015
ASU notches first Pac-12 win - Arizona Daily Star -

ASU notches first Pac-12 win
Arizona Daily Star
1 Kentucky 70, Alabama 48: In Tuscaloosa, Ala., Devin Booker scored 13 points and Kentucky (17-0, 4-0) coasted to its second straight lopsided SEC victory. No. 2 Virginia 66, Boston College 51: In Boston, Malcolm Brogdon scored 20 points, ... Analyst ...

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5517
January 19th, 2015
6 issues to watch in Governor Bentley's second term - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

6 issues to watch in Governor Bentley's second term
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2014, file photo, Republican Gov. Robert Bentley and his granddaughter Taylor Bentley watch his opponent, Democrat Parker Griffith, speak on television after the announcement of Bentley's re-election for Alabama governor in ...

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5516
January 19th, 2015
Kenya: Police tear-gas school kids in demo over playground - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Kenya: Police tear-gas school kids in demo over playground
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Opposition politician Eliud Owalo said last week that the playground had been grabbed to construct a parking lot for the politician's hotel adjacent to the school. "This is brutality beyond words and greed beyond description. It is difficult to believe ...

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5515
January 19th, 2015
In last-hurrah mode, Don King can still sling it - Las Vegas Review-Journal (blog) -

In last-hurrah mode, Don King can still sling it
Las Vegas Review-Journal (blog)
Boxing promoter Donald "Don" King, center, stands in between Bermane Stiverne, left, and Deontay Wilder during a press conference at the MGM Grand casino-hotel Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015. (Erik Verduzco/Las Vegas Review-Journal) ...

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5514
January 18th, 2015
FOX News analyst Juan Williams says "Selma" movie distorts history - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

FOX News analyst Juan Williams says "Selma" movie distorts history
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Williams explained this to a crowd of more than 100 people in his Legacy Banquet lecture — one of several events of the 26th annual Realizing the Dream celebration of Martin Luther King Jr.'s life and legacy — at Hotel Capstone on the University of ...

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5513
January 17th, 2015
5 things to do in Tuscaloosa this weekend - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

5 things to do in Tuscaloosa this weekend
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Fox News political analyst Juan Williams will deliver the annual Legacy Banquet lecture at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Hotel Capstone, 320 Paul W. Bryant Drive. The banquet is also part of the weekend celebration of the life of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.

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5512
January 17th, 2015
Keeping it real: Juan Williams says "Selma" movie distorts history - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Keeping it real: Juan Williams says "Selma" movie distorts history
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Williams explained this to a crowd of more than 100 people in his Legacy Banquet lecture — one of several events of the 26th annual Realizing the Dream celebration of Martin Luther King Jr.'s life and legacy — at Hotel Capstone on the University of ...

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5511
January 17th, 2015
Hundreds flock to downtown Tuscaloosa for hotel's job fair - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Hundreds flock to downtown Tuscaloosa for hotel's job fair
Tuscaloosa Magazine
People lined the block waiting for a chance to fill out an application and interview for positions at the soon-to-open Embassy Suites in downtown Tuscaloosa. The job fair continues Thursday from 9 AM until 7 PM. Michelle Lepianka Carter | The ...

5510
January 17th, 2015
Obama warns against further sanctions on Iran - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Obama warns against further sanctions on Iran
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The meeting with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif took place at Kerry's hotel in the French capital before he returned to Washington. The pair spent six hours together in Geneva on Wednesday on the eve of a new round of nuclear ...

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5509
January 16th, 2015
Oprah Winfrey, "Selma" stars to march in Alabama on Sunday - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Oprah Winfrey, "Selma" stars to march in Alabama on Sunday
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In this image released by NBC, presenter Oprah Winfrey speaks at the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards on Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. (AP Photo/NBC, Paul Drinkwater). AP. The Associated Press ...

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5508
January 16th, 2015
Kerry meets Iranian foreign minister in Paris - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Kerry meets Iranian foreign minister in Paris
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The American official said the meeting with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif will take place at Kerry's hotel in the French capital before he returns to Washington. The pair spent six hours together in Geneva on Wednesday on the eve of a ...

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5507
January 16th, 2015
Obama's new Cuba policy depends partly on hotel hand towels - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Obama's new Cuba policy depends partly on hotel hand towels
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
HAVANA (AP) — The success of President Barack Obama's new Cuba policy depends partly on hotel hand towels. Not just hand towels, but working air conditioning, breakfast waffles and the hundreds of other amenities that American tourists will demand ...

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5506
January 16th, 2015
Hundreds flock to downtown Tuscaloosa for hotel's job fair - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Hundreds flock to downtown Tuscaloosa for hotel's job fair
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
People lined the block waiting for a chance to fill out an application and interview for positions at the soon-to-open Embassy Suites in downtown Tuscaloosa. The job fair continues Thursday from 9 AM until 7 PM. Michelle Lepianka Carter | The ...

5505
January 16th, 2015
Obama to meet privately with Senate Democrats on strategy - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Obama to meet privately with Senate Democrats on strategy
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The president's appearance before the senators at a Baltimore hotel Thursday afternoon is closed to reporters. The meeting comes as the party grapples with its new status in the Senate minority after losing seats in the November elections. Obama is ...

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5504
January 15th, 2015
'American Idol' 2015 recap: Accordions, banjos and hitchhikers thrill in ... - NJ.com -

'American Idol' 2015 recap: Accordions, banjos and hitchhikers thrill in ...
NJ.com
But he's got this killer, gravelly voice. His originally was cool and his vibrato was excellent. Can't wait to see where this guy goes, and gotta love how happy he was about the hotel room where he'll get to sleep. Casey Thrasher, 23, from Tuscaloosa, Ala.

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5503
January 14th, 2015
Essence mag to honor 7 stars of 'Orange Is the New Black' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Essence mag to honor 7 stars of 'Orange Is the New Black'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
NEW YORK (AP) — The black cast members of the hit series "Orange Is the New Black" will be honored by Essence magazine at its pre-Oscars luncheon next month. The magazine announced Wednesday that it will honor seven cast members including Uzo ...

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5502
January 14th, 2015
US, Iran hopeful on speeding up nuclear talks - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

US, Iran hopeful on speeding up nuclear talks
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif were meeting at a Geneva hotel a day before negotiators from Iran, the five permanent members of the U.N. Security Council and Germany are to resume talks here.

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5501
January 14th, 2015
Vote delayed on Rice Mine Road condo rezoning - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Vote delayed on Rice Mine Road condo rezoning
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Rice Mine Development LLC, formed by Tuscaloosa-based developer Stan Pate and Robert Amason Jr. of the Amason & Associates development company, want the 7.28-acre tract at the corner of Rice Mine Road Loop and McFarland Boulevard to be ...

5500
January 14th, 2015
Tuscaloosa City Council vote delayed on Rice Mine Road condo rezoning - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tuscaloosa City Council vote delayed on Rice Mine Road condo rezoning
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Rice Mine Development LLC, formed by Tuscaloosa-based developer Stan Pate and Robert Amason Jr. of the Amason & Associates development company, want the 7.28-acre tract at the corner of Rice Mine Road Loop and McFarland Boulevard to be ...

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5499
January 14th, 2015
Hotel holds job fair in Tuscaloosa - FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com -

FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com

Hotel holds job fair in Tuscaloosa
FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com
Officials with the new Embassy Suites hotel in Tuscaloosa are looking to fill more than a hundred jobs, and they're hosting a job fair Wednesday and Thursday. The job fair will be at the Cypress Inn Loft on Greensboro Avenue, across the street from the ...

5498
January 14th, 2015
Wilder wants to take Stiverne's heavyweight belt - Las Vegas Review-Journal -

Wilder wants to take Stiverne's heavyweight belt
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Deontay Wilder is photographed at the MGM Grand casino-hotel during a promotional event for his upcoming boxing bout for the WBC heavyweight title against Bermane Stiverne Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015. (Erik Verduzco/Las Vegas Review-Journal) ...

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5497
January 13th, 2015
What to watch for as Republicans gather for winter meeting - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

What to watch for as Republicans gather for winter meeting
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
It's the first formal gathering since the party's strong performance in the midterm elections, and the upcoming race for president will dominate most of the discussion at the Hotel del Coronado. Here's a look at five things to watch for once the ...

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5496
January 13th, 2015
Justin's Journey as a Bulldog: Sherrill and Rebels - Maroon and White Nation -

Maroon and White Nation

Justin's Journey as a Bulldog: Sherrill and Rebels
Maroon and White Nation
Mississippi State was in the driver's seat for the SEC West title that season, but those dreams would die in Tuscaloosa just like they did this past season. 2000 was a special year to be a student as well. The Bulldogs had a disappointing loss at the ...

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5495
January 13th, 2015
Britain opens Egypt trade mission, largest in over a decade - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Britain opens Egypt trade mission, largest in over a decade
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
CAIRO (AP) — Britain launched its largest trade mission to Egypt in over a decade on Tuesday, involving more than 40 companies from the top foreign investor in the Arab world's most populous country. The meeting in a palace-turned-hotel focused on ...

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5494
January 13th, 2015
Council takes up condo rezoning on Rice Mine Road - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Council takes up condo rezoning on Rice Mine Road
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
This empty site along Rice Mine Road near McFarland Boulevard is the potential home for a new hotel. ... Rice Mine Development LLC, formed by Tuscaloosa-based developer Stan Pate and Robert Amason Jr. of the Amason & Associates development company ...

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5493
January 13th, 2015
Police: As many as 6 Paris terror suspects may be at large - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Police: As many as 6 Paris terror suspects may be at large
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
2, ahead of the attacks and stayed at a hotel in Istanbul before crossing into Syria on Thursday. Video emerged on Sunday of her husband Amedy Coulibaly, explaining how the attacks would unfold and police want to find the person who shot and posted the ...

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5492
January 12th, 2015
"Boyhood" leads Golden Globes, "Grand Budapest" an upset - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

"Boyhood" leads Golden Globes, "Grand Budapest" an upset
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
But in a major surprise, Wes Anderson's “Grand Budapest Hotel” swooped in to win best picture, comedy or musical. He listed a mock thank you to the members of the Hollywood Foreign Press, the collection of mostly freelance foreign journalists who put ...

5491
January 12th, 2015
Linklater wins Golden Globe for best director for 'Boyhood' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Linklater wins Golden Globe for best director for 'Boyhood'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The other nominees were: Wes Anderson, "The Grand Budapest Hotel"; Ava DuVernay, "Selma"; David Fincher, "Gone Girl"; and Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, "Birdman." The 72nd annual Golden Globes are airing live from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly ...

5490
January 12th, 2015
Keaton wins Golden Globe for best actor in musical, comedy - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Keaton wins Golden Globe for best actor in musical, comedy
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The other nominees Sunday were: Ralph Fiennes, "The Grand Budapest Hotel"; Bill Murray, "St. Vincent"; Joaquin Phoenix, "Inherent Vice"; and Christoph Waltz, "Big Eyes." The 72nd annual Golden Globes are airing live from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in ...

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5489
January 12th, 2015
France mobilizes 10000 security forces after attacks - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

France mobilizes 10000 security forces after attacks
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
2, ahead of the attacks and stayed at a hotel in Istanbul before crossing into Syria on Thursday. Video emerged on Sunday of her husband Amedy Coulibaly, explaining how the attacks would unfold and police want to find the person who shot and posted the ...

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5488
January 12th, 2015
LOOKING BACK: January 12 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

LOOKING BACK: January 12
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
President George LeMaistre announced plans for a new main office for the City National Bank to be built on Ninth Street across from the Stafford Motor Hotel on property purchased by the bank the year before. City electricians were working on the ...

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5487
January 12th, 2015
'Grand Budapest Hotel' wins Golden Globe for best comedy - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

'Grand Budapest Hotel' wins Golden Globe for best comedy
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — "The Grand Budapest Hotel" has won the Golden Globe for best picture, musical or comedy. Directed by Wes Anderson, the film is a visually sumptuous concoction starring Ralph Fiennes — displaying admirable comic chops ...

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5486
January 12th, 2015
Haiti leader seeks last-minute deal with opposition - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Haiti leader seeks last-minute deal with opposition
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
President Michel Martelly and opposition officials have been embroiled in a showdown over legislative elections due in 2011. On Sunday, they again met behind closed doors at a Port-au-Prince hotel trying to end the impasse a day before Parliament is ...

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5485
January 11th, 2015
A tense Hollywood to exhale at glitzy Golden Globes - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

A tense Hollywood to exhale at glitzy Golden Globes
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The three-hour ceremony, which NBC will televise live from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California, beginning at 8 p.m. EST, comes on the heels of the deadly terrorist attack in Paris at the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo. It also ...

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5484
January 11th, 2015
Fire damages historic hotel in Ethiopia - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Fire damages historic hotel in Ethiopia
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — A fire department official says a fire has damaged a hotel which is a historical landmark in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa. Commander Tadesse Gemechu said Sunday two people were taken to the hospital after being ...

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5483
January 11th, 2015
New hotel in downtown Tuscaloosa to hold pre-opening job fair - AL.com -

New hotel in downtown Tuscaloosa to hold pre-opening job fair
AL.com
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama -- Tuscaloosa will soon have its first hotel downtown, but first the Embassy Suites needs to fill out its staff list. Management will hold a job fair this week to fill full- and part-time hotel and food/drink positions. The hotel ...

5482
January 11th, 2015
Redmayne, Knightley among nominated Brits toasting with tea - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Redmayne, Knightley among nominated Brits toasting with tea
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
LOS ANGELES (AP) — For some Golden Globe nominees, awards season began with a cup of tea. The British Academy of Film and Television Arts held its annual pre-Globes tea party Saturday at the Four Seasons Hotel, where Keira Knightley, Eddie ...

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5481
January 11th, 2015
Deadline to register for Economic Outlook Conference in Tuscaloosa is Friday - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Deadline to register for Economic Outlook Conference in Tuscaloosa is Friday
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Friday is the final day to register for the Jan. 15 Economic Outlook Conference sponsored by the University of Alabama Center for Business and Economic Research. The conference will be at the convention center of the Renaissance Montgomery Hotel& Spa ...

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5480
January 10th, 2015
Trains plus crude oil equals trouble down the track - McClatchy Washington Bureau -

McClatchy Washington Bureau

Trains plus crude oil equals trouble down the track
McClatchy Washington Bureau
The local industrial development authority gave $785,000 in tax abatements to the Hunt Refining Co. to build a two-track rail terminal capable of unloading 600,000 gallons of crude oil a day at its Tuscaloosa refinery. Mike Smith, a lawyer for the ...

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5479
January 9th, 2015
'Grand Budapest Hotel' leads British film award contenders - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

'Grand Budapest Hotel' leads British film award contenders
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
LONDON (AP) — Comic confection "The Grand Budapest Hotel" is the surprise front-runner for the British Academy Film Awards, while English acting darlings Eddie Redmayne and Benedict Cumberbatch are competing in the best-actor category.

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5478
January 9th, 2015
Stock Watch : Goodrich Petroleum Corp (NYSE:GDP) - Markets Wired -

Stock Watch : Goodrich Petroleum Corp (NYSE:GDP)
Markets Wired
The Company's President, Robert C. Turnham, will conduct one-on-one meetings at the BMO Capital Markets Energy Forum at the W Hotel located at 100 Stuart Street in Boston, Massachusetts on Tuesday, January 13, 2015. The Company's ... It includes the ...

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5477
January 9th, 2015
Deadline to register for Economic Outlook Conference is Friday - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Deadline to register for Economic Outlook Conference is Friday
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Friday is the final day to register for the Jan. 15 Economic Outlook Conference sponsored by the University of Alabama Center for Business and Economic Research. The conference will be at the convention center of the Renaissance Montgomery Hotel& Spa ...

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5476
January 9th, 2015
Footballer convicted of rape: 'Mob rule' stopped Oldham deal - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Footballer convicted of rape: 'Mob rule' stopped Oldham deal
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The former Manchester City and Sheffield United striker maintains he was wrongly convicted of raping a 19-year-old woman in a hotel room in Wales in 2011. He was released from jail about three months ago and has since been trying to sign with a ...

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5475
January 9th, 2015
Embassy Suites holding job fair in Tuscaloosa Jan 14-15 - FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com -

Embassy Suites holding job fair in Tuscaloosa Jan 14-15
FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com
In need of a job to start off the year? The new Embassy Suites in downtown Tuscaloosa is holding a job fair January 14-15. The hotel is looking for a number of full-time and part-time positions including room attendants, maintenance workers, restaurant ...

5474
January 9th, 2015
Embassy Suites in Tuscaloosa to hold job fair - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Embassy Suites in Tuscaloosa to hold job fair
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A job fair will be held Jan. 14-15 for employment at the new Embassy Suites in downtown Tuscaloosa. The soon-to-open hotel is seeking employees to fill a variety of full-time and part-time positions in food and beverage services and hotel operations.

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5473
January 7th, 2015
Oldham sponsor ends deal over 'imminent signing' of Evans - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Oldham sponsor ends deal over 'imminent signing' of Evans
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Evans, a former Sheffield United and Manchester City striker, was released from jail in October after serving time for raping a 19-year-old woman in his hotel room in 2011. A plan to train with United fell through recently after protests from sponsors ...

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5472
January 7th, 2015
Family absent from premiere of Houston biopic - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Family absent from premiere of Houston biopic
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
But Houston's family was conspicuously absent from the premiere, which took place at the Paley Center for Media, located just blocks away from The Beverly Hilton hotel, where the 48-year-old Houston drowned in her guest room in February 2012. The ...

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5471
January 7th, 2015
India police: Ex-minister, UN diplomat's wife was murdered - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

India police: Ex-minister, UN diplomat's wife was murdered
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian police said Wednesday that they are now treating the death of the wife of a prominent former government minister and U.N. diplomat as a murder and have set up a special team to investigate her death in a New Delhi hotel last ...

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5470
January 7th, 2015
Francesca Hilton, daughter of Zsa Zsa Gabor, dies at 67 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Francesca Hilton, daughter of Zsa Zsa Gabor, dies at 67
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Hilton, whose father was hotel founder Conrad Hilton, died Monday night at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles following an apparent heart attack or stroke, said her publicist, Edward Lozzi. Lozzi said he had been chatting with Hilton by phone ...

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5469
January 7th, 2015
EDITORIAL: 2014 Alabama made the most of its talent - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

EDITORIAL: 2014 Alabama made the most of its talent
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Let's hope that the airline tickets and Dallas hotel room reservations weren't non-refundable. Otherwise, a lot of Alabama fans could find themselves in Dallas Monday with nothing in particular to do. Either that or they're staring at a blackened spot ...

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5468
January 7th, 2015
Cece Winans featured performer at Realizing the Dream Concert in Tuscaloosa - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Cece Winans featured performer at Realizing the Dream Concert in Tuscaloosa
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... Banquet lecture at at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 16 at the Hotel Capstone, 320 Paul W. Bryant Drive. Tickets are $25 per person or $200 for a table of 10. Dress is semiformal. Both events are part of the Tuscaloosa area's 26th annual celebration of the civil ...

5467
January 7th, 2015
Sturgeon Bay Waterfront Hotel Remains On Hold As Debate Continues - WBAY -

Sturgeon Bay Waterfront Hotel Remains On Hold As Debate Continues
WBAY
Residents and business owners for weeks now have said the hotel plan doesn't fit the character of Sturgeon Bay. A petition of more than 1300 signatures was presented to the Sturgeon Bay mayor asking to put the hotel plan on hold for a year. Residents ...

5466
January 7th, 2015
Trains plus crude oil equals trouble down the track - Macon Telegraph (blog) -

Macon Telegraph (blog)

Trains plus crude oil equals trouble down the track
Macon Telegraph (blog)
The local industrial development authority gave $785,000 in tax abatements to the Hunt Refining Co. to build a two-track rail terminal capable of unloading 600,000 gallons of crude oil a day at its Tuscaloosa refinery. Mike Smith, a lawyer for the ...

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5465
January 6th, 2015
Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting apologizes for comments on feminism - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting apologizes for comments on feminism
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Ryan Sweeting, left, and Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting arrive at The People Magazine Awards at the Beverly Hilton hotel on Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP). Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP. By Nicole Evatt ...

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5464
January 6th, 2015
Trains Plus Crude Oil Equals Trouble Along the Tracks - Emergency Management -

Emergency Management

Trains Plus Crude Oil Equals Trouble Along the Tracks
Emergency Management
October is a busy time in Tuscaloosa, with Alabama football season in full swing. One home-game weekend this past season, there were no hotel rooms available within 50 miles of the city. Tuscaloosa's population expands on home-game days.

5463
January 6th, 2015
Strong dollar makes world travel cheaper for Americans - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Strong dollar makes world travel cheaper for Americans
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
DALLAS (AP) — If you've been putting off a trip abroad because it's too expensive, start packing your bags. A stronger dollar has reduced the price of travel, from a hotel room to a glass of beer, in much of Europe, Japan, India and elsewhere. "This ...

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5462
January 6th, 2015
UK public pressure dims soccer options for convicted rapist - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

UK public pressure dims soccer options for convicted rapist
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Evans, 26, is out of prison after serving time for raping a 19-year-old woman in his hotel room in 2011. Yet public reaction to his possible return to the nation's favorite sport is becoming more and more vehement. The high-profile case raises ...

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5461
January 6th, 2015
Trains plus crude oil equals trouble along the tracks - ValueWalk -

Trains plus crude oil equals trouble along the tracks
ValueWalk
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. �� Every day, strings of black tank cars filled with crude oil roll slowly across a long wooden railroad bridge over the Black Warrior River. The 116-year-old bridge is a landmark in this city of 95,000 people, home to the University ...

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5460
January 6th, 2015
Producers Guild announces awards nominees, snubs 'Selma' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Producers Guild announces awards nominees, snubs 'Selma'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The nominees for outstanding theatrical motion picture producer are "American Sniper," ''Birdman," ''Boyhood," ''Foxcatcher," ''Gone Girl," ''The Grand Budapest Hotel," ''The Imitation Game," ''Nightcrawler," ''The Theory of Everything" and "Whiplash ...

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5459
January 6th, 2015
Trains plus crude oil equals trouble down the track - Lexington Herald Leader -

Lexington Herald Leader

Trains plus crude oil equals trouble down the track
Lexington Herald Leader
The local industrial development authority gave $785,000 in tax abatements to the Hunt Refining Co. to build a two-track rail terminal capable of unloading 600,000 gallons of crude oil a day at its Tuscaloosa refinery. Mike Smith, a lawyer for the ...

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5458
January 4th, 2015
Business Buzz: December 28 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Business Buzz: December 28
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Jon Crisp, the general manager of the soon-to-open Embassy Suites hotel in downtown Tuscaloosa, was named a general manager to watch by Hotel Management, a trade website of the hospitality industry. He was one of 25 general managers selected for ...

5457
January 2nd, 2015
AirAsia boss applies deft touch in crash response - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

AirAsia boss applies deft touch in crash response
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The airline was quick to arrange hotel accommodation and transport for those from outside Surabaya. "AirAsia has taken good care of us from day one," said Ronny Tanubun, 37, who lost his 13-year-old nephew. "This is a tragedy, what can we do? It's fated.

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5456
January 2nd, 2015
A look at Egypt's Al-Jazeera English trial - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

A look at Egypt's Al-Jazeera English trial
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Dec. 29, 2013: Security forces storm into a five-star hotel suite in Cairo and arrest Canadian-Egyptian Mohammed Fahmy, Australian Peter Greste and Egyptian Baher Mohammed, all working for Al-Jazeera English. Authorities accuse the men of meeting ...

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5455
January 1st, 2015
MH370 relatives view Indonesia crash with empathy, and envy - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

MH370 relatives view Indonesia crash with empathy, and envy
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Many of them spent weeks together in a hotel in the northeast of Beijing where they waited for news of the flight. They have forged new friendships, demanded answers and endured some hassles from Chinese authorities, who are wary of any cause that may ...

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5454
January 1st, 2015
A look back at 'the game that changed the South,' as Alabama altered ... - AL.com -

A look back at 'the game that changed the South,' as Alabama altered ...
AL.com
A Look Back at the 1925 Alabama National Championship Parade After defeating the Washington Huskies 20-19 in the 1926 Rose Bowl, the Alabama Crimson Tide football team was welcomed back with a parade in Tuscaloosa. Take a look at the parade for the ...

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5453
January 1st, 2015
Trains plus crude oil equals trouble down the track - TheNewsTribune.com -

TheNewsTribune.com

Trains plus crude oil equals trouble down the track
TheNewsTribune.com
The local industrial development authority gave $785,000 in tax abatements to the Hunt Refining Co. to build a two-track rail terminal capable of unloading 600,000 gallons of crude oil a day at its Tuscaloosa refinery. Mike Smith, a lawyer for the ...

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5452
January 1st, 2015
Playoff brings 11 days and thousands of miles of logistical challenges - USA TODAY -

USA TODAY

Playoff brings 11 days and thousands of miles of logistical challenges
USA TODAY
Convention space at the hotel has been converted into meeting rooms and temporary office space. While the players and coaches prepare for ... They'll make the nearly 300-mile trip back to Tuscaloosa, Ala., overnight. If the Crimson Tide wins the Sugar ...

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5451
December 31st, 2014
Trains plus crude oil equals trouble down the track - The San Luis Obispo Tribune -

The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Trains plus crude oil equals trouble down the track
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
The local industrial development authority gave $785,000 in tax abatements to the Hunt Refining Co. to build a two-track rail terminal capable of unloading 600,000 gallons of crude oil a day at its Tuscaloosa refinery. Mike Smith, a lawyer for the ...

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5450
December 31st, 2014
Morning Kickoff: Crimson Tide News 12/30 - BamaHammer -

BamaHammer

Morning Kickoff: Crimson Tide News 12/30
BamaHammer
The photographers clicked vociferously and a buzz rippled through the hotel lobby area. In the insulated world of Alabama ... When Coker arrived in Tuscaloosa, Sonny peppered Blake with questions about the challenger. Could he throw? Is he better than ...

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5449
December 31st, 2014
With Playoff comes 11 days and thousands of miles of logistical challenges - USA TODAY -

USA TODAY

With Playoff comes 11 days and thousands of miles of logistical challenges
USA TODAY
Convention space at the hotel has been converted into meeting rooms and temporary office space. While the players and coaches prepare for ... They'll make the nearly 300-mile trip back to Tuscaloosa, Ala., overnight. If the Crimson Tide wins the Sugar ...

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5448
December 31st, 2014
Man charged with DUI in crash with Jennifer Lopez - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Man charged with DUI in crash with Jennifer Lopez
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014 file photo, Jennifer Lopez arrives at The People Magazine Awards at the Beverly Hilton hotel, in Beverly Hills, Calif. A Las Vegas man has been charged with crashing into Lopez's Rolls Royce in Malibu, Calif ...

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5447
December 30th, 2014
Mike Hubbard case tops Alabama news stories in 2014 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Mike Hubbard case tops Alabama news stories in 2014
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
U.S. District Judge Mark Fuller is arrested on a domestic violence charge following a fight with his wife at an Atlanta hotel but avoids prosecution by entering a pretrial diversion program. Fuller, best known for presiding over the corruption trial ...

5446
December 30th, 2014
House GOP leader once addressed white supremacists - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

House GOP leader once addressed white supremacists
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In a written statement on Monday, Scalise aide Moira Bagley Smith confirmed that Scalise addressed the group as it gathered at a New Orleans-area hotel near the neighborhoods that both Scalise and Duke represented during separate stints as state ...

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5445
December 30th, 2014
All Hands On Deck In Birmingham - Day 1 - ECUPirates.com -

All Hands On Deck In Birmingham - Day 1
ECUPirates.com
Upon arrival and check-in, ECU Head Coach Ruffin McNeill, Shane Carden and Justin Hardy conducted a couple interviews with the local media before attending a team meeting, where the players and coaches got acquainted with the layout of the hotel. Then ...

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5444
December 30th, 2014
Few hotel rooms left in New Orleans for game - The Decatur Daily -

The Decatur Daily

Few hotel rooms left in New Orleans for game
The Decatur Daily
There are no road construction issues on Interstates 20, 59 and 10 from Tuscaloosa to New Orleans, and the chance of rain is 20 percent in most areas along the route. There is a 10 percent chance of rain in New Orleans the rest of the week, and high ...
Blake Sims: From unlikely QB to unquestioned leader for Alabama CBSSports.com
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Morning Kickoff: Crimson Tide News 12/30 BamaHammer
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5443
December 30th, 2014
Kirby Smart: Collins, the 'Commander-in-chief' - alabama.247sports.com -

alabama.247sports.com

Kirby Smart: Collins, the 'Commander-in-chief'
alabama.247sports.com
Physicality is something Collins has known since his youth and an asset he's carried with him to Tuscaloosa. He remembers landing big hits on the football field growing up just down the street from the media hotel in New Orleans. “I've been laying ...
Alabama football team arrives in New Orleans Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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5442
December 29th, 2014
From one Alabama fan to another, welcome (back) to New Orleans - AL.com -

AL.com

From one Alabama fan to another, welcome (back) to New Orleans
AL.com
We stayed in a hotel on Canal Street, had dinner on the patio at Court of Two Sisters and rode the streetcar as far as it would take us on St. Charles Avenue. I was smitten. After college in Tuscaloosa, and stops in Birmingham and Orlando, I was lucky ...
NCAA playoff experience to cost fans plenty Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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5441
December 28th, 2014
Pilot recalls last flight to Cyprus airport - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Pilot recalls last flight to Cyprus airport
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
After a sleepless night in his London hotel room watching TV reports of the buildup to invasion, he pleaded on three separate occasions with the airline's boss to cancel the flight. The reply was unequivocal every time: You must bring the aircraft back ...

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5440
December 28th, 2014
Alabama football team arrives in New Orleans - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama football team arrives in New Orleans
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The Crimson Tide arrived at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport shortly before 5 p.m. on Saturday afternoon, spilling onto the airport grounds and into waiting buses to take them to the team hotel and on to its next assignment: preparing ...

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5439
December 28th, 2014
Alabama arrives in New Orleans with a business-as-usual mindset - TideSports.com -

Alabama arrives in New Orleans with a business-as-usual mindset
TideSports.com
... Alabama. It's another hurdle standing in the way of a dream. The Crimson Tide arrived at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport shortly before 5 p.m. Saturday afternoon, spilling onto the airport grounds and into waiting buses to take ...

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5438
December 28th, 2014
Auburn receiver D'haquille Williams, linebacker Cassanova McKinzy have not ... - AL.com -

Auburn receiver D'haquille Williams, linebacker Cassanova McKinzy have not ...
AL.com
Auburn wide receiver D'haquille Williams (1) salutes the crowd after receiver Sammie Coates (18) scored a touchdown during the second quarter of the Iron Bowl against Alabama on Saturday, November 29, 2014, at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Ala ...

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5437
December 26th, 2014
Top 10 local business stories of 2014 - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report -

Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Top 10 local business stories of 2014
Greater Baton Rouge Business Report
Steadily falling prices not only make it tough financially to maintain current production, but they also threaten local shale plays, such as the Tuscaloosa Marine Shale, and major industrial projects, such as Sasol Ltd.'s gas-to-liquids complex outside ...

5436
December 26th, 2014
India's brass bands struggle amid changing tastes - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

India's brass bands struggle amid changing tastes
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Once the procession reaches the bride's home or the hotel where the wedding is held, the band musicians wait outside, playing cards or watching movies on their cellphones. They play again when the wedding ceremonies end hours later and the newlyweds ...

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5435
December 26th, 2014
NCAA playoff experience to cost fans plenty - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

AL.com

NCAA playoff experience to cost fans plenty
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Hope Maxwell, Travelin' with the Tide coordinator with All Seasons Sports Travel, estimated that fans would pay between $1,500 to $2,000 for a trip to watch the Tide in New Orleans, including hotel, air travel and tickets. The firm works with the UA ...
From one Alabama fan to another, welcome (back) to New Orleans NOLA.com

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5434
December 26th, 2014
Selma Police find missing person in Tuscaloosa area - FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com -

Selma Police find missing person in Tuscaloosa area
FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com
On Friday at midnight, Selma Police received information that Tremayne Jay Lundy was residing at a shelter in the Tuscaloosa area. Members of the Selma Police Special Victim's Unit were able to confirm the information and notified Lundy's family of his ...
Selma police searching for missing 38-year-old man suffering from mental illness AL.com

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5433
December 25th, 2014
Alabama, OSU students met at 1978 Sugar Bowl, been together since - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama, OSU students met at 1978 Sugar Bowl, been together since
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Alabama native, Bob Wilson and his wife Gina, originally from Ohio, sit beside each other with Ohio State University and the University of Alabama memorabilia from the 1972 Sugar Bowl, while in the living room of their home in Tuscaloosa, Ala. on ...

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5432
December 25th, 2014
Realizing the Dream events to include appearances by Juan Williams, Cece ... - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Realizing the Dream events to include appearances by Juan Williams, Cece ...
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Williams will deliver the annual Legacy Banquet lecture at the Hotel Capstone on the University of Alabama campus at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 16. During the banquet, artist and activist Arthur L. Bacon, a Talladega College professor emeritus, will receive the ...

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5431
December 25th, 2014
The AP's top 10 movies of the year - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

The AP's top 10 movies of the year
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"The Grand Budapest Hotel" — Wes Anderson's heroes are, like him, devotees of brilliant escapes: the beachside oasis of "Moonrise Kingdom," the play land of Rushmore Academy, the pre-war elegance of this film's Eastern European resort. Dreams are ...

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5430
December 24th, 2014
From one Alabama fan to another, welcome (back) to New Orleans - NOLA.com -

NOLA.com

From one Alabama fan to another, welcome (back) to New Orleans
NOLA.com
We stayed in a hotel on Canal Street, had dinner on the patio at Court of Two Sisters and rode the streetcar as far as it would take us on St. Charles Avenue. I was smitten. After college in Tuscaloosa, and stops in Birmingham and Orlando, I was lucky ...

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5429
December 24th, 2014
Rep says Helena Bonham Carter, Tim Burton split - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Rep says Helena Bonham Carter, Tim Burton split
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - This Jan. 20, 2013 file photo shows, Helena Bonham Carter and Tim Burton at the 33rd London Critics Circle Film Awards at the May Fair Hotel in London. Longtime partners Carter and Burton have separated. A spokeswoman for Carter confirmed ...

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5428
December 24th, 2014
Review: 'Selma' a history lesson that throbs with today - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Review: 'Selma' a history lesson that throbs with today
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Early in the film, King's Southern Christian Leadership Conference tries to check into a Selma hotel, and a white man extends his hand only to clock King in the jaw. "This place," says one of King's cohorts, "is perfect." This is the Deep South after ...

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5427
December 24th, 2014
Warsaw's lost architecture portrayed in miniature - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Warsaw's lost architecture portrayed in miniature
Tuscaloosa Magazine
What was left of the building was torn down in 1962, because the communist authorities found no money to restore a symbol of despised capitalist-era wealth. The drab Hotel Victoria was built on the site in 1976. "It's quite something to be able to see ...

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5426
December 24th, 2014
Angelina Jolie's latest incarnation: filmmaker - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Angelina Jolie's latest incarnation: filmmaker
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
I don't know if I've earned that," Jolie said in a pair of recent interviews, one in a Manhattan hotel, the other by phone. "I do love directing. I much prefer it to acting." It's admittedly unlikely that Jolie is beset by queries about her occupation ...

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5425
December 23rd, 2014
Morocco's transgender dancer courts acceptance - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Morocco's transgender dancer courts acceptance
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Darling of the jet set and a fixture for any society party or hotel opening, Noor's statuesque six feet frame was clothed in a spangled, off-the-shoulder ballgown slit up the side to reveal her long legs. Legs, that as a teenage athlete, won her a gold ...

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5424
December 22nd, 2014
People killed, injured in Glasgow truck crash - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

People killed, injured in Glasgow truck crash
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The scene in George Square in Glasgow Scotland after it is understood a garbage truck, rear right, crashed into a group of pedestrians Monday Dec. 22, 2014. Police say an "ongoing serious incident" is unfolding in the city centre of Glasgow in Scotland.

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5423
December 22nd, 2014
Gospel singer CeCe Winans coming to Tuscaloosa - Alabama's News Leader -

Gospel singer CeCe Winans coming to Tuscaloosa
Alabama's News Leader
Her appearance will cap off the 26th annual weekend of recognition for the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. FOX news Juan William will deliver the annual Legacy Banquet lecture at 6:30 p.m. Friday, January 16 at the Hotel Capstone. Winans ...

5422
December 22nd, 2014
US companies eager to embrace Cuba face hurdles - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

US companies eager to embrace Cuba face hurdles
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
WASHINGTON (AP) — Cargill aims to sell more corn and soybeans. MasterCard covets another site for Americans to swipe credit cards. Marriott sees beachfront property that needs hotels. And outside Orlando, Florida, Danny Howell just knows there would ...

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5421
December 21st, 2014
Tourism suffers in winter of EU-Russia discontent - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tourism suffers in winter of EU-Russia discontent
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"We've still had a lot of inquiries from Russia," said Andreas Griess, a spokesman for Hotel Zugspitze in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, one of the region's best-known ski resorts and a popular spot for rich Russians. He told the Rundschau that if December ...

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5420
December 21st, 2014
There's public art aplenty in Boulder City - Bend Bulletin -

Bend Bulletin

There's public art aplenty in Boulder City
Bend Bulletin
(Boulder City was built in a trianglelike grid, so even the farthest-flung works are within walking distance of the historic Art Deco theater, hotel and city hall.) Once you're done gaping at the cheekiness of the noble latrine cleaner, look on the ...

5419
December 21st, 2014
DON NOBLE: Story collection details Southern women - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

DON NOBLE: Story collection details Southern women
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In “Why I Live at the Albert Pike Hotel,” an older woman must come to terms with her children's longings for their inheritance. Sometimes, a hostess must just cope with too many houseguests. Although Zelda found most literary heroines “dull, stupid ...

5418
December 20th, 2014
Analysis: New focus on how Pakistan will address militancy - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Business Recorder

Analysis: New focus on how Pakistan will address militancy
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He cited, for example, the suicide bombing that killed at least 54 people and devastated the Marriott Hotel in Islamabad in 2008. So it's easy to be skeptical that authorities will now wage an all-out war on terror. Still, there are some reasons to ...
Major militant attacks in Pakistan in recent years Tuscaloosa Magazine

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5417
December 18th, 2014
Canada man finds woman for free trip around world - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Canada man finds woman for free trip around world
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Axani said that after the breakup he deferred all other planning for the trip, such as making hotel reservations. But since the story became public, Marriott International offered to put him and the new Elizabeth Gallagher up, in separate rooms, during ...

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5416
December 18th, 2014
Don't we want their help? - Troy Messenger -

Don't we want their help?
Troy Messenger
Uber and Lyft essentially provide taxi services, while Airbnb offers lodging, and these companies have run afoul of laws governing taxis and hotels. Birmingham and Tuscaloosa didn't actually ban Uber, but decided that it must comply with taxi regulations.

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5415
December 18th, 2014
Nightclub company Hakkasan to buy The Light Group - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Nightclub company Hakkasan to buy The Light Group
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
LAS VEGAS (AP) — One purveyor of swanky Las Vegas Strip nightlife is buying another in a $36 million deal announced Tuesday. Hakkasan Group, whose name is affixed to a five-story nightclub and dining experience at the MGM Grand hotel-casino, ...

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5414
December 17th, 2014
Without passports, actor Quaid and wife grounded - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Without passports, actor Quaid and wife grounded
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
WASHINGTON (AP) — Actor Randy Quaid and his wife Evgenia are suing John Kerry and the State Department in a so-far unsuccessful effort to recover passports that the government revoked three years ago. The State Department said it takes U.S. ...

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5413
December 16th, 2014
Adoption of Baby Boy W. - The Recorder -

Adoption of Baby Boy W.
The Recorder
Jacqueline went to Garrett's house and took two pregnancy tests, both of which yielded positive results. The next day, Garrett went with Jacqueline to the Tuscaloosa Pregnancy Center, where medical staff confirmed Jacqueline's pregnancy. ... Garrett ...

5412
December 16th, 2014
There is public art aplenty in Boulder City, Nev. - The San Luis Obispo Tribune -

There is public art aplenty in Boulder City, Nev.
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
(Boulder City was built in a triangle-like grid, so even the farthest-flung works are within walking distance of the historic Art Deco theater, hotel and city hall.) Once you're done gaping at the cheekiness of the noble latrine cleaner, look on the ...

5411
December 16th, 2014
Major militant attacks in Pakistan in recent years - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Major militant attacks in Pakistan in recent years
Tuscaloosa Magazine
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan has been gripped by an insurgency for more than a decade, an internal war with the Taliban and other radical groups that has killed tens of thousands of civilians and security personnel since successive governments in ...

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5410
December 16th, 2014
Selma Police Department searching for missing person - FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com -

Selma Police Department searching for missing person
FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com
The last conversation a family member had with Lundy was about money for a hotel in Tuscaloosa. Officers were told that Lundy suffers from a mental illness and has been a patient at the Cahaba Center. Police are asking anyone with information on the ...
Police ask for help to find missing man Selma Times-Journal

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5409
December 16th, 2014
Qatar's World Cup: Not what you might expect - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Qatar's World Cup: Not what you might expect
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Alcohol is sold to Doha visitors only in posh hotels and they must show passports. "Qatari ladies are not allowed to enter the bar at any time," says the sign in one Doha hotel. "Alcohol will be available in certain areas and other areas it won't be ...

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5408
December 16th, 2014
Holy cow! Vatican to open pope's farm to public - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Holy cow! Vatican to open pope's farm to public
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Francis has decided not to use the hilltop retreat overlooking Lake Albano, preferring to stay put in his suite at the Vatican hotel during vacations. The last time the palazzo was used was when Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI took up residence for a few ...

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5407
December 16th, 2014
JIMMY SMOTHERS: Copeland recalls banquet memories - Gadsden Times -

JIMMY SMOTHERS: Copeland recalls banquet memories
Gadsden Times
The “Annual Party” was held at the Reich Hotel and included a “Captain's Reception” on Thursday night and the “Banquet” on Friday night with a noted speaker. In 1963 the speaker was Harry ... The induction will be next month in Tuscaloosa. Sington was ...

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5406
December 16th, 2014
Demand for Groupize Solutions Continues to Grow as 15 Hotels Select GBE to ... - Hospitality Net (press release) -

Hospitality Net (press release)

Demand for Groupize Solutions Continues to Grow as 15 Hotels Select GBE to ...
Hospitality Net (press release)
The latest hotels to implement the solution include Centerstone Inn in Tuscaloosa, Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel in Ocean City, Maryland, two Your DC Hotels- The Georgetown Inn and Best Western Georgetown Hotel, The Benjamin in New York City, ...

5405
December 16th, 2014
NCF On The Trail: recruit weekend 121414 - ESPN (blog) -

NCF On The Trail: recruit weekend 121414
ESPN (blog)
Miami living <4= — G.O.E (@javariusdavis1) December 14, 2014. One key target and commitment on campus Saturday who is not a defensive back was ESPN 300 running back Dexter Williams, who tweeted out a picture from his hotel in Miami. .... Jefferson's ...

5404
December 15th, 2014
Demand for Groupize Solutions Continues to Grow as 15 Hotels Select GBE to ... - Digital Journal -

Demand for Groupize Solutions Continues to Grow as 15 Hotels Select GBE to ...
Digital Journal
The latest hotels to implement the solution include Centerstone Inn in Tuscaloosa, Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel in Ocean City, Maryland, two Your DC Hotels- The Georgetown Inn and Best Western Georgetown Hotel, The Benjamin in New York City, ...

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5403
December 15th, 2014
There is public art aplenty in Boulder City, Nev. - Lexington Herald Leader -

There is public art aplenty in Boulder City, Nev.
Lexington Herald Leader
(Boulder City was built in a triangle-like grid, so even the farthest-flung works are within walking distance of the historic Art Deco theater, hotel and city hall.) Once you're done gaping at the cheekiness of the noble latrine cleaner, look on the ...

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5402
December 15th, 2014
Selma Police find missing person in Tuscaloosa area - WSFA -

Selma Police find missing person in Tuscaloosa area
WSFA
On Friday at midnight, Selma Police received information that Tremayne Jay Lundy was residing at a shelter in the Tuscaloosa area. Members of the Selma Police Special Victim's Unit were able to confirm the information and notified Lundy's family of his ...
Selma police searching for missing 38-year-old man suffering from mental illness AL.com

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5401
December 15th, 2014
Demand for Groupize Solutions Continues to Grow as 15 Hotels Select GBE to ... - Hospitality Net -

Hospitality Net

Demand for Groupize Solutions Continues to Grow as 15 Hotels Select GBE to ...
Hospitality Net
The latest hotels to implement the solution include Centerstone Inn in Tuscaloosa, Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel in Ocean City, Maryland, two Your DC Hotels- The Georgetown Inn and BEST WESTERN Georgetown Hotel, The Benjamin in New York ...

5400
December 15th, 2014
Selma police searching for missing 38-year-old man suffering from mental illness - AL.com -

Selma police searching for missing 38-year-old man suffering from mental illness
AL.com
Lundy's grandmother told police he was last seen Dec. 9 but spoke to a family member on the phone on Dec. 11. That last conversation was about Lundy needing money for a hotel room in Tuscaloosa. It's unclear whether Lundy is actually in Tuscaloosa.

5399
December 15th, 2014
There is public art aplenty in Boulder City, Nev. - The State -

There is public art aplenty in Boulder City, Nev.
The State
(Boulder City was built in a triangle-like grid, so even the farthest-flung works are within walking distance of the historic Art Deco theater, hotel and city hall.) Once you're done gaping at the cheekiness of the noble latrine cleaner, look on the ...

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5398
December 15th, 2014
A lonely fight defending Egypt's jailed dissidents - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

A lonely fight defending Egypt's jailed dissidents
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Omran worked the phones until late from her Tunis hotel and managed to get all but four released. "I swear this is what always happens to me every time I travel," she texted. She also knows that authorities are looking for any pretext to act against ...

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5397
December 14th, 2014
The Week in Birmingham History: The Magic City formed, 1871 - AL.com -

AL.com

The Week in Birmingham History: The Magic City formed, 1871
AL.com
... Detroit at age 39. The Tuscaloosa native was discovered by Lionel Hampton in early 1940s while performing in nightclubs and went on to record 30 albums and a long string of radio hits, many in the Billboard top 10. ... 1871: The Relay House hotel ...

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5396
December 14th, 2014
2 playoff games add to bills for players' families - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier -

Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

2 playoff games add to bills for players' families
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
... has left, as always. The three women will drive together from their home in Springfield, Ohio, to New Orleans and, if 'Bama wins, will drive to Arlington, Texas and split a hotel room to watch DePriest play. (AP Photo/The Tuscaloosa News, Robert ...
2 college football playoff games add to bills for players' families Chronicle-Telegram

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5395
December 14th, 2014
Selma Police Department searching for missing person - WSFA -

Selma Police Department searching for missing person
WSFA
The last conversation a family member had with Lundy was about money for a hotel in Tuscaloosa. Officers were told that Lundy suffers from a mental illness and has been a patient at the Cahaba Center. Police are asking anyone with information on the ...
Police ask for help to find missing man Selma Times-Journal

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5394
December 13th, 2014
2 playoff games add to bills for players' families - Daily Astorian -

2 playoff games add to bills for players' families
Daily Astorian
... has left, as always. The three women will drive together from their home in Springfield, Ohio, to New Orleans and, if 'Bama wins, will drive to Arlington, Texas and split a hotel room to watch DePriest play. (AP Photo/The Tuscaloosa News, Robert ...

5393
December 13th, 2014
2 playoff games add to bills for players' families - Albany Times Union -

Albany Times Union

2 playoff games add to bills for players' families
Albany Times Union
FILE - In this Dec. 30, 2013, file photo, Alabama linebacker Trey DePriest speaks to the media during a news conference before the Sugar Bowl in New Orleans. DePriest will have his mother, Angie, grandmother, Sue, and his girlfriend at however many ...
2 college football playoff games add to bills for players' families Chronicle-Telegram

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5392
December 13th, 2014
Police ask for help to find missing man - Selma Times-Journal -

Police ask for help to find missing man
Selma Times-Journal
“The last conversation a family member had with Lundy was concerning money for a hotel in Tuscaloosa,” said Lt. Curtis Muhannad. “Officers were advised that Lundy suffers from a meontal illness and has been a patient of the Cahaba Center. Anyone with ...

5391
December 12th, 2014
THE PORT RAIL: American Dream is alive, well in Houston - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

THE PORT RAIL: American Dream is alive, well in Houston
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Houston is a big city. It took me $72 and some cents to get from the George Bush Intercontinental Airport to my hotel downtown in a cab. Texans like their things big. Most states and cities name their overseas airports something modest like ...

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5390
December 12th, 2014
Universities Sell 'Experiences' That Allow Fans to Connect Directly With Teams - New York Times -

New York Times

Universities Sell 'Experiences' That Allow Fans to Connect Directly With Teams
New York Times
She had won an auction to attend the show at the Tuscaloosa restaurant where it was broadcast and to ask Mr. Saban the first question from the audience. But Ms. ... The package included airfare, an overnight stay at the team hotel and meals with the team.

5389
December 12th, 2014
Jackson leaves Middle Earth with 'The Hobbit' - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Jackson leaves Middle Earth with 'The Hobbit'
Tuscaloosa Magazine
"It's the first time we've got to kill dwarves," said the director, his enthusiasm for death and destruction at odds with his laid-back manner and luxurious surroundings in a London hotel suite. "It's hard to get any emotional power in a film unless ...

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5388
December 12th, 2014
USAID op undermines Cuba's hip-hop protest scene - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

USAID op undermines Cuba's hip-hop protest scene
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Afterwards, he invited them to his hotel room, where Riviere snapped a picture of Juanes posing with Aldo, his rap-partner Bian Rodriguez, and their sometimes collaborator Silvito Rodriguez, son of the legendary Silvio Rodriguez. It was a big moment ...

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5387
December 12th, 2014
Last call for sleeper trains linking Berlin, Paris - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Last call for sleeper trains linking Berlin, Paris
Tuscaloosa Magazine
"You don't need to book a night in a hotel and you wake up in the morning at your destination." Worth believes rail firms are wilfully neglecting their sleeper services, to the detriment of travelers. "There is a demand and it would increase if night ...

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5386
December 12th, 2014
2 college football playoff games add to bills for players' families - Chronicle-Telegram -

Chronicle-Telegram

2 college football playoff games add to bills for players' families
Chronicle-Telegram
In this Sept. 27, 2014, file photo, Florida State's Rashad Greene runs the ball as North Carolina State's Tim Buckley defends. Cassandra Greene has missed just one of her son's collegiate football games — and that was in 2011. That's 50 and counting ...
2 playoff games add to bills for players' families Albany Times Union

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5385
December 12th, 2014
You wanted a four-team playoff? Well, here it is - The Alexander City Outlook -

You wanted a four-team playoff? Well, here it is
The Alexander City Outlook
In Tuscaloosa, Alabama, Eugene, Oregon, Tallahassee, Florida and Columbus, Ohio, they love the process. At precisely noon Sunday, white smoke appeared over the (over-the-top) Gaylord Hotel in Grapevine, Texas. No, a new pope was not confirmed, but ...

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5384
December 11th, 2014
Super 7 brings in $4 million - Auburn Villager -

Super 7 brings in $4 million
Auburn Villager
“Clay-Chalkville broke a record for using the most number of hotel rooms, overflowing to two lodging properties, to accommodate their program,” Wild said. ... “While we work extremely well with Tuscaloosa and their planning committees on hosting this ...

5383
December 11th, 2014
US co-opted Cuba's hip-hop scene to spark change - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

US co-opted Cuba's hip-hop scene to spark change
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
It was the rappers' first time ever in a hotel, she said. "They were having endless fun taking showers and ordering room service," Melisa Riviere recalled in an interview. Aldo was so struck by it he later recorded a song called "Hotel Nacional ...

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5382
December 11th, 2014
French hostage held by al-Qaida returns home - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

French hostage held by al-Qaida returns home
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
VILLACOUBLAY, France (AP) — President Francois Hollande has urged French citizens not to travel to areas where they risk being kidnapped, as he greeted a Frenchman returning after being held hostage for three years by al-Qaida's North Africa branch.

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5381
December 10th, 2014
Training delays Cuban doctors from fighting Ebola - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Training delays Cuban doctors from fighting Ebola
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In Guinea, where the current outbreak started, 37 Cuban doctors, nurses and epidemiologists hang around a hotel pool, holding daily meetings to bolster their morale, crowding around a computer to learn more about the theory of Ebola treatment, and even ...

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5380
December 9th, 2014
Guide to College Football Playoff selections - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Guide to College Football Playoff selections
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The games have been played and the scores are all in the books. All that's left is picking the teams and that will not be easy. The College Football Playoff selection committee will reveal its final top 25 rankings and set the four-team field for the ...

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5379
December 8th, 2014
China hopes for economy rebound ignite stock boom - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

China hopes for economy rebound ignite stock boom
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
China's communist-era stock market dates to 1990, when the Shanghai Stock Exchange began trading shares of a handful of state-owned companies in a crowded hotel room. Despite their free-market image, the Shanghai exchange and a smaller second ...

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5378
December 8th, 2014
Alabama's 27th Annual Economic Outlook Conference Set for Jan. 15 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama's 27th Annual Economic Outlook Conference Set for Jan. 15
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Alabama's 27th Annual Economic Outlook Conference Set for Jan. 15. The University of Alabama's 2015 Economic Outlook Conference will be held at the Renaissance Montgomery Hotel& Spa at the Convention Center. marriott.com. By Patrick Rupinski

5377
December 8th, 2014
Indonesia completes probe into slaying of US woman - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Indonesia completes probe into slaying of US woman
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Police say the couple had argued with her in the lobby of the hotel shortly before the killing, which is alleged to have taken place inside a room in the hotel. Mack, who is six months' pregnant, and Schaefer have been held in separate cells. On Monday ...

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5376
December 8th, 2014
LOOKING BACK: Judge Foster breaks up fight - Tuscaloosa Magazine (blog) -

LOOKING BACK: Judge Foster breaks up fight
Tuscaloosa Magazine (blog)
In other news from one hundred years ago, Captain Tubby Long of the Alabama varsity team gave his fellow players a dinner at the McLester Hotel at which Bill Harsh, who had been elected captain of the team for the following year, was the guest of honor ...

5375
December 8th, 2014
'Boyhood' sweeps LA Film Critics Awards - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

'Boyhood' sweeps LA Film Critics Awards
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Boyhood" is on a roll. The Los Angeles Film Critics Association named Richard Linklater's 12-year experiment their best picture of 2014 on Sunday. Linklater also earned a best director honor for his film, while Patricia Arquette ...

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5374
December 8th, 2014
Chlorine gas sickens 19 at furries convention - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Chlorine gas sickens 19 at furries convention
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
7, 2014, in Rosemont, Ill. Thousands of people were evacuated after a chlorine gas leak at the hotel hosting the 2014 Midwest FurFest convention, where attendees dress as animals to celebrate art, literature and performance, in suburban Rosemont early ...

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5373
December 8th, 2014
Prince William, Princess Kate begin 3-day visit in US - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Prince William, Princess Kate begin 3-day visit in US
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Kate, left, Duchess of Cambridge and Britain's Prince William arrive at The Carlyle Hotel, Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, in New York. They have a full schedule of events in New York, including a visit to the National Sept. 11 Memorial and Museum and an NBA ...

5372
December 8th, 2014
Playoff committee releases its top four, with Big 12 left out - Los Angeles Times -

Los Angeles Times

Playoff committee releases its top four, with Big 12 left out
Los Angeles Times
The College Football Playoff committee was a smash hit in Tuscaloosa, Ala.; Eugene, Ore.; Tallahassee, Fla.; and Columbus, Ohio. Fans of the ... Sunday, at about noon, white smoke rose from over the over-the-top Gaylord Hotel in Grapevine, Texas. We ...
Guide to College Football Playoff selections Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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5371
December 8th, 2014
Discoveries: Public art aplenty in Boulder City, Nev. - Sacramento Bee -

Discoveries: Public art aplenty in Boulder City, Nev.
Sacramento Bee
(Boulder City was built in a triangle-like grid, so even the farthest-flung works are within walking distance of the historic Art Deco theater, hotel and city hall.) Once you're done gaping at the cheekiness of the noble latrine cleaner, look on the ...

5370
December 6th, 2014
Luxury brands capitalize on Art Basel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Luxury brands capitalize on Art Basel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
And if you're in the mood to buy a luxury South Beach condo (priced up to $20 million) so you don't have to stay in a hotel for next year's Art Basel, 1 Hotel& Homes will whisk you over from the fair to the property in a chauffeured Tesla and to any ...

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5369
December 6th, 2014
Obama set for "The Colbert Report" visit - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Obama set for "The Colbert Report" visit
Tuscaloosa Magazine
FILE - In this Oct. 13, 2013, file photo, Stephen Colbert delivers the keynote address during the Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation Dinner, a charity gala organized by the Archdiocese of New York, at the Waldorf-Astoria hotel in New York. Comedy ...

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5368
December 6th, 2014
Alabama Arrives in Atlanta for the SEC Championship Game - whnt.com -

USA TODAY

Alabama Arrives in Atlanta for the SEC Championship Game
whnt.com
Atlanta, Georgia, – (WHNT) The Crimson Tide made the three hour drive from Tuscaloosa to Atlanta Friday morning for the 2014 SEC Championship game. Alabama held a short walk through practice inside the Georgia Dome before heading back to it's team ...
Rare matchup The Decatur Daily

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5367
December 5th, 2014
Obama set for "The Colbert Report" visit - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Obama set for "The Colbert Report" visit
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this Oct. 13, 2013, file photo, Stephen Colbert delivers the keynote address during the Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation Dinner, a charity gala organized by the Archdiocese of New York, at the Waldorf-Astoria hotel in New York. Comedy ...

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5366
December 5th, 2014
Guilbeau: 'Live From Iron Bowl' was SEC Network's finest hour - The Daily Advertiser -

The Daily Advertiser

Guilbeau: 'Live From Iron Bowl' was SEC Network's finest hour
The Daily Advertiser
But former Bama quarterback A.J. McCarron, now of the Cincinnati Bengals, reassured the Tide faithful with a tweet from his hotel room in Tampa: “A ton of football left. Just be patient. We will come out on fire in the second ... The 2014 Iron Bowl, on ...

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5365
December 5th, 2014
Rare matchup - The Decatur Daily -

The Decatur Daily

Rare matchup
The Decatur Daily
TUSCALOOSA — SEC expansion three years ago created new matchups around the conference. Alabama gets an annual dose of Texas A&M in the West Division but rarely sees Saturday's East Division foe Missouri. .... With little recent history between the ...

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5364
December 5th, 2014
Miley Cyrus dazzles at Art Basel Miami Beach show - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Miley Cyrus dazzles at Art Basel Miami Beach show
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Wearing a silver metallic Cleopatra wig and bright turquoise eye-shadow, Cyrus kicked off the poolside show at the Raleigh Hotel in South Beach singing a duet of "Super Freak" with a topless woman. The performance was one of the top billers during the ...

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5363
December 4th, 2014
Philippine storm nears same typhoon-ravaged area - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Philippine storm nears same typhoon-ravaged area
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Almost all of our rooms have been booked," said Roan Florendo of the Leyte Park hotel, which lies near San Pedro bay in Tacloban city but sits safely atop a hill. As part of the preparations, President Benigno Aquino's government has put the military ...

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5362
December 4th, 2014
Guilbeau: 'Live from Iron Bowl' perfect for SEC Network - Opelousas Daily World -

Guilbeau: 'Live from Iron Bowl' perfect for SEC Network
Opelousas Daily World
But former Bama quarterback A.J. McCarron, now of the Cincinnati Bengals, reassured the Tide faithful with a tweet from his hotel room in Tampa: "A ton of football left. Just be patient. We will come out on fire in the second half." ... The 2014 Iron ...

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5361
December 4th, 2014
'Live from Iron Bowl' perfect for SEC Network - Opelousas Daily World -

Opelousas Daily World

'Live from Iron Bowl' perfect for SEC Network
Opelousas Daily World
But former Bama quarterback A.J. McCarron, now of the Cincinnati Bengals, reassured the Tide faithful with a tweet from his hotel room in Tampa: “A ton of football left. Just be patient. We will come out on fire in the second half.” ... The 2014 Iron ...

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5360
December 4th, 2014
NASA scrubs Orion launch; will try again Friday - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

NASA scrubs Orion launch; will try again Friday
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
urged a hotel billboard in nearby Cocoa Beach. A Thursday launch would have been special for another reason: NASA launch commentator Mike Curie noted that it was the 16th anniversary of the launch of the first U.S. piece of the International Space ...

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5359
December 4th, 2014
Approaching Philippine storm brings back nightmare - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Approaching Philippine storm brings back nightmare
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Almost all of our rooms have been booked," said Roan Florendo of the Leyte Park hotel, which lies near San Pedro bay in Tacloban city but sits safely atop a hill. As part of the preparations, President Benigno Aquino's government has put the military ...

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5358
December 4th, 2014
Mexico federal police, troops to patrol Acapulco - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Mexico federal police, troops to patrol Acapulco
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In early November, demonstrators blocked Acapulco's airport for hours, causing hotel reservations on a subsequent three-day holiday weekend to fall by about 35 percent, said Javier Saldivar, head of Acapulco's business chamber. "Federal forces will ...

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5357
December 4th, 2014
Australia: Embassies not there for absurd requests - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Australia: Embassies not there for absurd requests
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"Our consular staff are not there to pay for the repairs to your jet ski; they're not there to pay your hotel bill; they're not there to lend you a laptop or to provide you with office space in the embassy for you to do your work," Bishop said, listing ...

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5356
December 3rd, 2014
Miller: Christmas season is off with a bang - Opelika Auburn News -

Miller: Christmas season is off with a bang
Opelika Auburn News
One interesting point is that this championship flips between Tuscaloosa and Auburn depending on the Iron Bowl. Each football team participating ... Also think about the hotel rooms that must accommodate the teams and fans. The lodging tax is put back ...

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5355
December 2nd, 2014
Hedging Our Bets - New York Times (blog) -

Hedging Our Bets
New York Times (blog)
In her interview with the local TV station in Florida, Ms. Serignese said that after meeting Mr. Cosby in the hotel gift shop, he invited her to watch the show, and she was given a front-row seat. Dangler. “He” did not meet Mr. Cosby in the hotel gift ...

5354
December 2nd, 2014
Kathy Griffin named new "Fashion Police" host - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Kathy Griffin named new "Fashion Police" host
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
3, 2014 file photo, host Kathy Griffin poses at the "Make Equality Reality" event at the Montage Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. E! network has named Griffin as the new host of “Fashion Police,” replacing the late Joan Rivers when it returns in January ...

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5353
December 1st, 2014
Retailers target Alibaba in online tax-loophole fight - Washington Post -

Retailers target Alibaba in online tax-loophole fight
Washington Post
Mercedes must also post notices at the plant near Tuscaloosa to acknowledge the violation and to reaffirm that management won't “interfere with, restrain, or coerce” workers seeking to unionize the plant. ○ Inadequate design and testing caused last ...

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5352
December 1st, 2014
First boyfriend for singing star Susan Boyle at 53 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

First boyfriend for singing star Susan Boyle at 53
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
She says the two met at a hotel in Clearwater, Florida. Phillips says Boyle is "definitely" happy to have met someone. Boyle was diagnosed last year with Asperger's syndrome, and had learning disabilities as a child. The church volunteer from a small ...

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5351
December 1st, 2014
First boyfriend for singing star Susan Boyle at 53 - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

First boyfriend for singing star Susan Boyle at 53
Tuscaloosa Magazine
She says the two met at a hotel in Clearwater, Florida. Phillips says Boyle is "definitely" happy to have met someone. Boyle was diagnosed last year with Asperger's syndrome, and had learning disabilities as a child. The church volunteer from a small ...

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5350
December 1st, 2014
Lewis leads Stillman basketball with 36 points - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Lewis leads Stillman basketball with 36 points
Tuscaloosa Magazine
LAKELAND, FLA. | Rodnerius Lewis scored 36 points, his second 30-plus game out of two here, to lead the Stillman men's basketball team to a 94-84 win against Armstrong State in consolation play Saturday at Florida Southern's Terrace Hotel Classic.

5349
November 30th, 2014
Creed frontman Scott Stapp says he's broke - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Creed frontman Scott Stapp says he's broke
Tuscaloosa Magazine
FILE - In this Sunday, April 6, 2014, file photo, singer Scott Stapp, of the band Creed, performs solo in concert at Soundstage, in Baltimore. In a video posted on his Facebook page, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, Stapp said he is broke and living in a ...

5348
November 30th, 2014
Lewis leads Stillman basketball with 36 points - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Lewis leads Stillman basketball with 36 points
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
LAKELAND, FLA. | Rodnerius Lewis scored 36 points, his second 30-plus game out of two here, to lead the Stillman men's basketball team to a 94-84 win against Armstrong State in consolation play Saturday at Florida Southern's Terrace Hotel Classic.

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5347
November 30th, 2014
Antigua's PM names De Niro special economic envoy - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Antigua's PM names De Niro special economic envoy
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The administration of Gaston Browne said in a statement Saturday that the appointment comes after De Niro signed a memorandum of agreement on Friday for a $250 million hotel investment in Barbuda. Officials said De Niro and Australian businessman ...

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5346
November 29th, 2014
Ray Rice wins appeal; NFL suspension vacated - GazetteNET -

Ray Rice wins appeal; NFL suspension vacated
GazetteNET
NEW YORK — An arbitrator Friday threw out Ray Rice's indefinite suspension by the NFL for punching his then-fiancee and now wife in a hotel elevator, freeing him to play again. The NFL said Rice, a free agent, is “eligible to play upon signing a new ...

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5345
November 28th, 2014
NOTEBOOK: Late game means long day for Alabama players - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

NOTEBOOK: Late game means long day for Alabama players
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... didn't like the way that ended,” Alabama middle linebacker Trey DePriest said. “The good thing about, though, we get to go at it again.” For the players, a night game just means a longer day. “You're just spending a little more time in the hotel ...

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5344
November 28th, 2014
Lundquist has done well by letting the action do most of the talking - Washington Post -

Lundquist has done well by letting the action do most of the talking
Washington Post
“That's when you know the glass is more than half-full,” Lundquist said on a mid-November Friday in a CBS trailer next to Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa. Every so often ... Ten-and-a-half more years from that, Lundquist reached a hotel room in Auburn.

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5343
November 28th, 2014
"Birdman" leads Spirit Awards nominations - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

"Birdman" leads Spirit Awards nominations
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Rosario Dawson and Diego Luna announced the nominees live from the W Hotel in Hollywood. The awards recognize achievements in independent film, and Oscar hopefuls are sprinkled throughout each category. Nods in the male lead category went to ...

5342
November 28th, 2014
NOTEBOOK: Late game means long day for Alabama players - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

NOTEBOOK: Late game means long day for Alabama players
Tuscaloosa Magazine
There's not much that hasn't been seen during the 78-year history of the Iron Bowl, the annual grudge match that concludes the regular season each year between the University of Alabama and Auburn University. But Saturday night's game is a first: the ...

5341
November 28th, 2014
The other side of a miracle: Looking back at historic Iron Bowl a year later - SI.com -

STLtoday.com

The other side of a miracle: Looking back at historic Iron Bowl a year later
SI.com
When the sun rises at 6:28 in Montgomery, Crimson Tide placekicker Cade Foster is asleep in the hotel where his team is sequestered. Last night he turned in at a reasonable hour and lay in the dark, thinking about field goals. Eyes locked on the target.
Alabama safety Nick Perry hopes his last game at Bryant-Denny has better ... AL.com

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5340
November 28th, 2014
Creed frontman Scott Stapp says he's broke - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Creed frontman Scott Stapp says he's broke
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this Sunday, April 6, 2014, file photo, singer Scott Stapp, of the band Creed, performs solo in concert at Soundstage, in Baltimore. In a video posted on his Facebook page, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, Stapp said he is broke and living in a hotel.

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5339
November 28th, 2014
Prince William to visit China, Japan next year - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Prince William to visit China, Japan next year
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Prince William. Britain's Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, talks with guests during the Tusk Conservation awards at an hotel in central London, Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014. (AP Photo /Ian Gavan, Pool). AP. The Associated Press ...

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5338
November 28th, 2014
Alabama notebook: Tide's goal not to peak too early - Montgomery Advertiser -

Montgomery Advertiser

Alabama notebook: Tide's goal not to peak too early
Montgomery Advertiser
TUSCALOOSA – After the Western Carolina win last Saturday, Alabama coach Nick Saban blamed himself for his team's slow start. Saban feels it's his job to have the players ready to go from the opening kickoff through ... on,” Shepherd said. “(Monday) is ...
They May Be Coaching's Odd Couple, but Saban-Kiffin Duo Thrives at Alabama AthlonSports.com

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5337
November 28th, 2014
Mining boom at stake, Greenland votes amid turmoil - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Mining boom at stake, Greenland votes amid turmoil
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Hammond, Greenland's first female premier, stepped down Oct. 1, after admitting she used government funds to pay for private airline tickets and hotel stays in Greenland for herself and her family. Her center-left government collapsed shortly after ...

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5336
November 27th, 2014
Amsterdam warns of dangerous drugs after 3 deaths - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Amsterdam warns of dangerous drugs after 3 deaths
Tuscaloosa Magazine
A large sign outside the Dutch capital's Central Station warned Thursday, "Extremely dangerous cocaine is sold to tourists" in the area. The warning campaign was started after two British men, aged 20 and 21, were found dead in a hotel room in the city ...

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5335
November 27th, 2014
Former DC Mayor Marion Barry dies at 78 - Tuscaloosa News -

Former DC Mayor Marion Barry dies at 78
Tuscaloosa News
Instead, Barry will be remembered for a single night in a downtown Washington hotel room and the grainy video that showed him lighting a crack pipe in the company of a much-younger woman. Barry died Sunday at 78. His family said in statement that Barry ...

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5334
November 26th, 2014
"Birdman" leads Spirit Awards nominations - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

"Birdman" leads Spirit Awards nominations
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Rosario Dawson and Diego Luna announced the nominees live from the W Hotel in Hollywood. The awards recognize achievements in independent film, and Oscar hopefuls are sprinkled throughout each category. Nods in the male lead category went to ...

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5333
November 26th, 2014
They May Be Coaching's Odd Couple, but Saban-Kiffin Duo Thrives at Alabama - AthlonSports.com -

AthlonSports.com

They May Be Coaching's Odd Couple, but Saban-Kiffin Duo Thrives at Alabama
AthlonSports.com
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The head coach felt like he had to do something. After Alabama was stuffed on two 4th-and-short plays in the fourth quarter of last year's Iron Bowl against Auburn—a game that Alabama would lose 34-28—Nick Saban decided he needed ...

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5332
November 26th, 2014
Former DC Mayor Marion Barry dies at 78 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Former DC Mayor Marion Barry dies at 78
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
His accomplishments are often forgotten in light of his arrest for drug abuse when he was caught in a Washington hotel room with a much younger woman. "Bitch set me up," Barry famously cursed when FBI agents burst in, referring to the woman who helped ...

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5331
November 25th, 2014
Cumberbatch decodes Turing in 'Imitation Game' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Cumberbatch decodes Turing in 'Imitation Game'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Characters of analytical prowess and fast-deducting intellect have made Cumberbatch something like the ultimate quicksilver mind of the digital age. No actor has made computation sexier. Cumberbatch, relaxing in a Toronto hotel room, quickly points out ...

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5330
November 25th, 2014
Alabama safety Nick Perry hopes his last game at Bryant-Denny has better ... - AL.com -

AL.com

Alabama safety Nick Perry hopes his last game at Bryant-Denny has better ...
AL.com
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama - Nick Perry's first memory of playing in Bryant-Denny Stadium was when his Prattville High School Lions lost to Hoover in the 2009 Class 6A state championship game. On Saturday, he's aiming to make sure his final college game at ...

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5329
November 25th, 2014
They May Be Coaching's Odd Couple, but Saban-Kiffin Duo Thrives at Alabama - Bleacher Report -

Bleacher Report

They May Be Coaching's Odd Couple, but Saban-Kiffin Duo Thrives at Alabama
Bleacher Report
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The head coach felt like he had to do something. After Alabama was stuffed on two 4th-and-short plays in the fourth quarter of last year's Iron Bowl against Auburn—a game that Alabama would lose 34-28—Nick Saban decided he needed ...

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5328
November 25th, 2014
Western Carolina ends season with pride, honor - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Western Carolina ends season with pride, honor
Tuscaloosa Magazine
“I sat in a hotel this morning watching a bunch of guys that sit behind these microphones saying that FCS teams shouldn't play a game like Alabama. “These fans were rocking today, and here's a little old FCS. So a guy that's had a silver spoon in his ...

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5327
November 24th, 2014
T-Town Thankful: Readers respond with top reasons to be thankful we live in ... - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

T-Town Thankful: Readers respond with top reasons to be thankful we live in ...
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... tidings and a pork shoulder smoked by the Archibald family, but can also knock down a home for a hotel without a blink of an eye. And yet, this is where I live: a town that took me in when I was way too young to know better that I needed Tuscaloosa ...

5326
November 24th, 2014
Former DC Mayor Marion Barry dies at 78 - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Former DC Mayor Marion Barry dies at 78
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Instead, Barry will be remembered for a single night in a downtown Washington hotel room and the grainy video that showed him lighting a crack pipe in the company of a much-younger woman. Barry died Sunday at 78. His family said in statement that Barry ...

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5325
November 24th, 2014
Black Friday-CyberMonday deals for travelers - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Black Friday-CyberMonday deals for travelers
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"I've seen a number of excellent deals over the years, but just as many — if not more — silly promotions, so-called deals that really have more to do with getting a particular hotel, chain, tour company or cruise line noticed than they do with saving ...

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5324
November 24th, 2014
Police: Johnny Manziel's entourage attacked fan at hotel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Police: Johnny Manziel's entourage attacked fan at hotel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel, left, signs an autograph for Joe Starcher, with the U.S. Army, after practice at the NFL football team's training camp Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, in Berea, Ohio. As part of the Salute to Service campaign ...

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5323
November 24th, 2014
Hundreds evacuated after London hotel explosion - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Hundreds evacuated after London hotel explosion
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
LONDON (AP) — London fire officials say a suspected gas leak touched off an explosion in the basement of a London hotel, injuring 11 people and forcing the evacuation of hundreds of guests. The London Fire Brigade said Saturday that five of the 11 ...

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5322
November 22nd, 2014
Florida woman latest to accuse Bill Cosby of forced sex - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Florida woman latest to accuse Bill Cosby of forced sex
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Janice Dickinson on Tuesday told "Entertainment Tonight" that Cosby had given her red wine and a pill when they were together in a Lake Tahoe, California, hotel room in 1982. Cosby's lawyer, Martin Singer, said in a letter to the AP that Dickinson's ...

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5321
November 21st, 2014
H&R Adds Alabama Location - Foodservice Equipment & Supplies -

Foodservice Equipment & Supplies

H&R Adds Alabama Location
Foodservice Equipment & Supplies
Hotel& Restaurant Supply, a Meridian, Mississippi-based foodservice equipment and supplies dealer, opened a location in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. The company's sixth location in the Southeast, this facility includes a stocked showroom, warehouse and office ...

5320
November 20th, 2014
UA: Thompson high on Tide - Rivals.com (subscription) -

Rivals.com (subscription)

UA: Thompson high on Tide
Rivals.com (subscription)
Thompson returned to Tuscaloosa on Saturday for the Tide's 25-20 win against Mississippi State. "The trip was amazing," he said. ... When we were pulling up to the facility, we saw Coach Saban walking from the hotel. We pulled up and rolled down the ...

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5319
November 20th, 2014
TV Land pulls "Cosby Show" from lineup - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

TV Land pulls "Cosby Show" from lineup
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Dickinson told "Entertainment Tonight" that Cosby had given her red wine and a pill when they were together in a Lake Tahoe, California, hotel room in 1982. When she woke up the next morning, "I wasn't wearing my pajamas and I remembered before I ...

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5318
November 20th, 2014
Ala. House Speaker Mike Hubbard vows bold GOP reforms - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Ala. House Speaker Mike Hubbard vows bold GOP reforms
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Hubbard met with the Young Republicans at the Hotel Capstone during the first meeting of the conservative group. Chairman Dalton Dismukes said the group, formerly the West Alabama Young Republicans, formed about two months ago and, as of ...

5317
November 20th, 2014
Kerry in diplomatic overdrive on Iran nuclear deal - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Kerry in diplomatic overdrive on Iran nuclear deal
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A senior U.S. official said Kerry met Wednesday at his hotel with Youssef bin Alawi for follow-up discussion about the foreign minister's weekend trip to Tehran. The talks come as negotiations with Iran in Vienna continue ahead of a Monday deadline for ...

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5316
November 20th, 2014
Kerry, Omani official meet amid Iran nuclear talks - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Kerry, Omani official meet amid Iran nuclear talks
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A senior U.S. official said Kerry met Wednesday at his hotel with Youssef bin Alawi for follow-up discussion about the foreign minister's weekend trip to Tehran. The talks come as negotiations with Iran in Vienna continue ahead of a Monday deadline for ...

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5315
November 19th, 2014
Which Wich now hiring, planning second location - Montgomery Advertiser -

Montgomery Advertiser

Which Wich now hiring, planning second location
Montgomery Advertiser
Patel said he's been in the hotel business for more than a decade here and has two kids who were born and raised in Montgomery. So he said it was important ... The chain also has locations in Birmingham, Homewood, Huntsville, Madison and Tuscaloosa.

5314
November 19th, 2014
DON NOBLE: Revelations in Flagg novel leave all content - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

DON NOBLE: Revelations in Flagg novel leave all content
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The present action begins in 2005, mostly in a house just south of the Grand Hotel in Point Clear. Flagg makes gentle fun of the oddities and pretensions of Southern upper-middle-class life. The heroine is 59-year-old Sookie Poole, wife of Earle Poole ...

5313
November 19th, 2014
Model-TV host Janice Dickinson accuses Bill Cosby of sexual assault - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Model-TV host Janice Dickinson accuses Bill Cosby of sexual assault
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Dickinson said that after dinner, she and Cosby were in her hotel room and that he gave her some red wine and a pill. She told "Entertainment Tonight" she had asked for a pill because she had been suffering stomach pains. "The next morning I woke up ...

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5312
November 19th, 2014
Republican group to host House speaker Mike Hubbard - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Republican group to host House speaker Mike Hubbard
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The speaker of the Alabama House of Representatives will be the guest speaker at Wednesday night's meeting of the Tuscaloosa County Young Republicans. ... The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Hotel Capstone, 320 Paul W. Bryant Drive. The event is ...

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5311
November 19th, 2014
Forde-Yard Dash: College football's five biggest dumpster fires - Yahoo Canada Sports -

Yahoo Canada Sports

Forde-Yard Dash: College football's five biggest dumpster fires
Yahoo Canada Sports
Now, this week, with the Wolverines riding a meager two-game winning streak, came the arrest and rapid dismissal of defensive end Frank Clark – the team leader in tackles for loss – after a domestic dispute with his girlfriend in an Ohio hotel. Two ...

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5310
November 18th, 2014
Nick Saban: Sympathy for the Devil - Northwest Georgia News -

Northwest Georgia News

Nick Saban: Sympathy for the Devil
Northwest Georgia News
There are so many stories about Nick Saban's scrupulous attention to detail, but my favorites tend to be the ones that aren't true: That he has never yawned during a meeting, or that he had ESPN removed from the team hotel's cable package in the days ...

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5309
November 18th, 2014
Cheyenne Jackson, Debbie Harry to perform in NYC - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Cheyenne Jackson, Debbie Harry to perform in NYC
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
NEW YORK (AP) — Cheyenne Jackson and Debbie Harry will make their debuts this winter at a storied New York nightclub. The Cafe Carlyle said Tuesday that Jackson, the Broadway star of "Finian's Rainbow" and "Xanadu," will perform Jan. 13-24. Harry ...

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5308
November 18th, 2014
Teen Killed After Gun Discharges in Adjacent Hotel Room; Man Charged - East Idaho News -

East Idaho News

Teen Killed After Gun Discharges in Adjacent Hotel Room; Man Charged
East Idaho News
Police said Clark was killed when a bullet struck him from a gun that discharged in the next hotel room. The gun allegedly belonged to Randall Louis Vater, 42, who has been charged with involuntary manslaughter and possession of a firearm by a ...

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5307
November 16th, 2014
Second arrest in Robbery/Rape investigation in Tuscaloosa - Alabama's News Leader -

Second arrest in Robbery/Rape investigation in Tuscaloosa
Alabama's News Leader
TUSCALOOA COUNTY - AL - Tuscaloosa police have announced a second arrest in a robbery/rape investigation. The U.S. Marshals Task Force along with Metro Homicide arrested 18-year-old Shaebony Battles Thursday at a local hotel. She is charged with ...

5306
November 16th, 2014
Second suspect charged in Tuscaloosa robbery case - FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com -

Second suspect charged in Tuscaloosa robbery case
FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com
The US Marshals Task Force and the Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit arrested a second suspect in a Nov. 12 robbery in the 1300 block of 37th Street East. Sgt. Dale Phillips says 18-year-old Shaebony Battles was taken into custody at a local hotel ...

5305
November 16th, 2014
What to make of Alabama's win? Let's see what playoff committee thinks - SportingNews.com -

What to make of Alabama's win? Let's see what playoff committee thinks
SportingNews.com
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Let's look at this thing rationally and realistically, leaving nothing to the imagination. Alabama beat the No. 1 team in the nation, and if that makes everything warm and cozy on a bitterly cold night in the Deep South, grab that ...

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5304
November 16th, 2014
DON NOBLE: Revelations in Flagg novel leave all content - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

DON NOBLE: Revelations in Flagg novel leave all content
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The present action begins in 2005, mostly in a house just south of the Grand Hotel in Point Clear. Flagg makes gentle fun of the oddities and pretensions of Southern upper-middle-class life. The heroine is 59-year-old Sookie Poole, wife of Earle Poole ...

and more »
5303
November 15th, 2014
Woman wanted in connection to rape, robbery case caught at Tuscaloosa hotel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama's13.com

Woman wanted in connection to rape, robbery case caught at Tuscaloosa hotel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Members of the U.S. Marshals Task Force located Battles at a hotel in Tuscaloosa around 10 p.m. Wednesday. She was charged with first-degree robbery, first-degree rape, first-degree burglary and remained in the Tuscaloosa County Jail Friday morning ...
Second arrest in Robbery/Rape investigation in Tuscaloosa Alabama's News Leader
Second suspect charged in Tuscaloosa robbery case FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com

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5302
November 15th, 2014
A home cooked Thanksgiving meal away from your home - The Corner News (blog) -

A home cooked Thanksgiving meal away from your home
The Corner News (blog)
During the years when the Iron Bowl is played in Tuscaloosa, a more local crowd utilizes the Hotel's Thanksgiving meal options. This away-from-home option is great for students who may not be able to make the trip home for the holiday, or for families ...

5301
November 14th, 2014
Top College Football Tickets Of Week 12 Driven By Major Playoff Implications - Forbes -

Forbes

Top College Football Tickets Of Week 12 Driven By Major Playoff Implications
Forbes
It was said that a College Football Playoff would keep games relevant for a wider range of teams deeper in the season, and it has done just that. With two crucial SEC battles slated for Week 12, as well as the toughest matchup of the year for defending ...

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5300
November 14th, 2014
Robbery suspect captured two days after fleeing police interview - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) (blog) -

Alabama's13.com

Robbery suspect captured two days after fleeing police interview
Tuscaloosa News (subscription) (blog)
A robbery suspect was captured at a Tuscaloosa hotel two days after she fled a police interrogation. Shaebony Battles, 18, is charged with first-degree robbery in connection with an incident that occurred at Forrester Gardens Apartments early Wednesday ...
Second arrest in Robbery/Rape investigation in Tuscaloosa Alabama's News Leader
Second suspect charged in Tuscaloosa robbery case FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com

all 4 news articles »
5299
November 14th, 2014
NHL rumors: Maloof family tied to efforts to bring NHL to Las Vegas - CBSSports.com -

CBSSports.com

NHL rumors: Maloof family tied to efforts to bring NHL to Las Vegas
CBSSports.com
The Maloof family owns multiple hotel casinos in Las Vegas and formerly owned the NBA's Sacramento Kings. The smoke continues billowing out of expansion speculation and it's only getting darker at this point. Perhaps there will be some more focused ...

5298
November 14th, 2014
Alabama baseball releases 2015 schedule, signees - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama baseball releases 2015 schedule, signees
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The team plans on staying at a nearby hotel in Hoover during SEC home series weekends and made some adjustments to its out of conference schedule to lessen the travel burden. What would be a two-game series with Savannah State (Feb. 24) and ...

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5297
November 14th, 2014
Mississippi State seeks to stay atop SEC West at Alabama; Walkthrough - SI.com -

Mississippi State seeks to stay atop SEC West at Alabama; Walkthrough
SI.com
I'll be in Tuscaloosa for Mississippi State-Alabama on Saturday, but since SI frowns on $700 hotel rooms, I'll be staying in nearby Birmingham. That hopefully means I'll eat something from the Saw's empire. With any luck, I'll be able to hit Saw's ...

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5296
November 14th, 2014
G-20 lifts profile of laid-back Australian city - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

G-20 lifts profile of laid-back Australian city
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The first of the steel and acrylic glass barriers began appearing in the streets surrounding the convention center and some hotels a week before the summit, which starts Saturday. While the barriers did not block access to Wedlake's business, the ...

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5295
November 13th, 2014
The College Football Top 25: From Baylor rancor to Alabama's date with 'State' - Washington Post -

Washington Post

The College Football Top 25: From Baylor rancor to Alabama's date with 'State'
Washington Post
At this point, it wouldn't be so terrible if the committee meant to say it's stuck in a hotel near an airport and is trying to do its part to alleviate our general national boredom. 2. A STINGY GROUP OF PANTHERS. It's one thing to curtail a massive 33 ...

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5294
November 13th, 2014
“What's Working?” Jefferson State Community College cooks up suc ... - Alabama's13.com -

“What's Working?” Jefferson State Community College cooks up suc ...
Alabama's13.com
Just south of City of Birmingham and nestled between Tuscaloosa and Shelby Counties; Bibb County is known as a top producer of timber in Alabama and is pushing to become the top location in the state for nature enthusiasts. ... Culinary Institute and ...

5293
November 13th, 2014
Tuscaloosa County Young Republicans to host Ala. House Speaker Mike Hubbard - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tuscaloosa County Young Republicans to host Ala. House Speaker Mike Hubbard
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Hotel Capstone, 320 Paul W. Bryant Drive. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 205-344-2710. Tuscaloosa County Young Republicans to host Ala. House Speaker Mike Hubbard.

5292
November 13th, 2014
Mexico: Violent protests hit Acapulco's tourism - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Mexico: Violent protests hit Acapulco's tourism
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
As Mexico prepares to commemorate its 1910 revolution Monday, hotels in the Pacific resort city have seen a wave of cancellations after demonstrators temporarily shut down the airport, blocked highways and attacked government and political offices in ...

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5291
November 12th, 2014
Coaches Pearl, Sampson, Haith get fresh starts - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Coaches Pearl, Sampson, Haith get fresh starts
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Bruce Pearl sat in a hotel room with Auburn athletic director Jay Jacobs and let the words and emotions spill out. Banished from coaching for three years by the NCAA, Pearl spoke well into the night on that Friday in March about the events that ended ...

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5290
November 12th, 2014
Outkick Road Trip to Death Valley - FOXSports.com -

Outkick Road Trip to Death Valley
FOXSports.com
It's safe to say that the OKTC road trip has been a success so far this season. College Football is on a crazy crash course of teams beating each other up in this inaugural year of the playoff. What better way to celebrate than to spend the next 8 days ...

5289
November 12th, 2014
Inside Read: Early NFL exodus creating college basketball-like parity - SI.com -

Inside Read: Early NFL exodus creating college basketball-like parity
SI.com
The coach pointed to Alabama offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin being able to walk senior quarterback Blake Sims, a first-year starter, through the play calls. He said that in Tuscaloosa, where the game is being played, Kiffin can communicate better ...

5288
November 12th, 2014
Watching the elections from abroad - Frost Illustrated -

Watching the elections from abroad
Frost Illustrated
I fell asleep in my hotel room confident of two things: First, no matter how strong blacks went to the polls in this off-year election, when voting historically favors the party out of the White House, Democrats were unlikely to regain control of the ...

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5287
November 12th, 2014
Qatar to World Cup critics: We're no vampires - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Qatar to World Cup critics: We're no vampires
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
But it was al-Ali's vigorous insistence that Qatar will tackle the ill-treatment of migrant workers which stood out most in the 90-minute interview in a luxury hotel overlooking the Aspire sports academy in Doha, the capital, where young players who ...

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5286
November 11th, 2014
Rock soundman Glyn Johns talks Beatles, Stones - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Rock soundman Glyn Johns talks Beatles, Stones
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Still, he noted that their next album, "Hotel California," was a smash hit — and "Sound Man" is full of such even-handed assessments. Johns gave the Stones their first recording session, in 1963, only to see the band go off with producer Andrew Loog ...

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5285
November 11th, 2014
It's Batter Up at the Met for UA Baseball Team - Over the Mountain Journal -

It's Batter Up at the Met for UA Baseball Team
Over the Mountain Journal
Besanceney said the university selected the Hoover Met “based on availability and geography and it's close – about a 45- to 50-mile drive from Tuscaloosa – and the fact we're familiar with the baseball park and had pretty good crowds support us when we ...

5284
November 11th, 2014
CBS' Lara Logan quarantined after Ebola report - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

CBS' Lara Logan quarantined after Ebola report
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this Jan. 12, 2013 file photo, "60 Minutes" reporter Lara Logan takes part in a panel discussion at the Showtime Winter TCA Tour in Pasadena, Calif. Logan is being quarantined in a South Africa hotel for three weeks as a precaution after ...

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5283
November 10th, 2014
For blue skies at APEC, Chinese villages lose heat - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

For blue skies at APEC, Chinese villages lose heat
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In Upper Beitai, the village closest to the hotel, the streets were remarkably free of trash. A few uniformed men wielding long poles with nets were looking for stray dogs, although a village cadre claimed the men were merely exercising. "Our village ...

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5282
November 10th, 2014
Watching the elections from abroad - The Philadelphia Tribune -

Watching the elections from abroad
The Philadelphia Tribune
I fell asleep in my hotel room confident of two things: First, no matter how strong Blacks were at the polls in this off-year election, when voting historically favors the party out of the White House, Democrats were unlikely to regain control of the ...

5281
November 10th, 2014
Analysis: What's behind release of 2 Americans - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Analysis: What's behind release of 2 Americans
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He was convicted of conducting "hostile acts" after being accused of smuggling in inflammatory literature and trying to establish a base for anti-government activities at a border city hotel. Bae, who is 46, is a Korean-American missionary and his ...

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5280
November 9th, 2014
US economy fueling strong hiring if not pay gains - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

US economy fueling strong hiring if not pay gains
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
For workers in the hotel, restaurant and entertainment industry, hourly pay has risen 3.5 percent in the past year. Retail pay has risen 2.6 percent. So has construction pay. And hiring has increased in middle- and higher-paying industries, a change ...

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5279
November 7th, 2014
Judge sets sentencing for Chris Brown's bodyguard - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Judge sets sentencing for Chris Brown's bodyguard
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
WASHINGTON (AP) — A judge who convicted singer Chris Brown's bodyguard of punching a man outside a Washington hotel last year has set a new sentencing date in the case. Christopher Hollosy is set to be sentenced Dec. 16. During a hearing Friday, ...

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5278
November 7th, 2014
Watching the Elections from Abroad - Black Voice News -

Watching the Elections from Abroad
Black Voice News
(NNPA) JERUSALEM — On Election Night, I usually stay awake as long as my eyelids are willing to cooperate. But this year was different. Instead of alternating between watching CNN and tracking results on the Internet, I was in the Holy Land, nearly 6 ...

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5277
November 7th, 2014
College football by the odds: Vegas picks and preview of week 11 - Las Vegas Sun (blog) -

College football by the odds: Vegas picks and preview of week 11
Las Vegas Sun (blog)
But perhaps the Crimson Tide just need to focus on covering on any field other than their own in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Alabama is 0-4 against the spread away from Bryant-Denny Stadium this season. The Crimson Tide have also failed to cover in two of three ...

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5276
November 7th, 2014
Extended Stay America shares tumble on 3Q earnings - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Extended Stay America shares tumble on 3Q earnings
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Extended Stay America Inc.'s shares tumbled more than 20 percent Friday after the hotel operator reported weaker-than-expected third-quarter earnings and a revised 2014 outlook that fell short of Wall Street's expectations. The Charlotte, North ...

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5275
November 7th, 2014
Watching the Elections from Abroad - Black Press USA -

Watching the Elections from Abroad
Black Press USA
I fell asleep in my hotel room confident of two things: First, no matter how strong Blacks went to the polls in this off-year election, when voting historically favors the party out of the White House, Democrats were unlikely to regain control of the ...

and more »
5274
November 5th, 2014
Griffith: Low turnout could strengthen upset odds - WAAY -

WAAY

Griffith: Low turnout could strengthen upset odds
WAAY
Robert Bentley (R-Tuscaloosa) by a significant margin. Griffith said he wasn't discouraged and ... Griffith and his campaign planned to watch election returns at the Embassy Suites hotel in downtown Huntsville. Griffith lost his congressional seat to ...

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5273
November 5th, 2014
For summit, China orders up a quiet, clean Beijing - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

For summit, China orders up a quiet, clean Beijing
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Hotels have been asked to report to police any guests from Xinjiang as well as Tibet and its neighboring Qinghai province during APEC, said a manager at a Home Inns hotel in Beijing's Changping district. Tibetans have protested Chinese rule for decades ...

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5272
November 5th, 2014
GOP claims open congressional seat in Alabama's 6th District - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

GOP claims open congressional seat in Alabama's 6th District
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Attorneys in Tuscaloosa· Auto Dealers in Tuscaloosa· Auto Parts in Tuscaloosa· Auto Repair in Tuscaloosa· Beauty Salons in Tuscaloosa· Car Rental in Tuscaloosa· Dentists in Tuscaloosa· Doctors in Tuscaloosa· Flowers in Tuscaloosa· Hotels in ...

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5271
November 5th, 2014
Watching the elections from abroad - New Pittsburgh Courier -

New Pittsburgh Courier

Watching the elections from abroad
New Pittsburgh Courier
I fell asleep in my hotel room confident of two things: First, no matter how strong Blacks went to the polls in this off-year election, when voting historically favors the party out of the White House, Democrats were unlikely to regain control of the ...

5270
November 4th, 2014
Shy bladder group protests DirecTV ad - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Shy bladder group protests DirecTV ad
Tuscaloosa Magazine
FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2012 file photo, actor Rob Lowe attends the Entertainment Industry Awards Dinner at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. Lowe stars in ads for DirecTV encouraging people to switch from cable. (Photo by Richard ...

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5269
November 4th, 2014
GOVERNOR: Robert Bentley optimistic about chances of a 2nd term tonight - Alabama's13.com -

Alabama's13.com

GOVERNOR: Robert Bentley optimistic about chances of a 2nd term tonight
Alabama's13.com
Bentley spent yesterday traveling the state to campaign in Mobile, Montgomery, Birmingham, Huntsville and Tuscaloosa, highlighting the unemployment rate improvements since he's been in office. The unemployment rate was 6.6 percent las month, down ...
Griffith: Low turnout could strengthen upset odds WAAY

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5268
November 4th, 2014
Plans to redo Boston's iconic market stir debate - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Plans to redo Boston's iconic market stir debate
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Among its early plans are transforming existing office space in the South Market building into a new, 180-room boutique hotel; installing the Japanese clothing retailer Uniqlo on the top floor of Quincy Market; and redesigning the building's crowded ...

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5267
November 4th, 2014
Wallenda completes Chicago skyscraper wire walks - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Wallenda completes Chicago skyscraper wire walks
Tuscaloosa Magazine
“I feel incredible,” Wallenda said at a news conference in a nearby hotel after completing the tightrope walks. He entered wearing his blindfold, drawing laughter from reporters. Recalling what made him nervous during his aerial performances, he said ...

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5266
November 4th, 2014
Syria's better-offs seek fun as war grinds on - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Syria's better-offs seek fun as war grinds on
Tuscaloosa Magazine
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Followed by a vampire and a medieval knight, a man dressed up as an Islamic militant walks into the thumping club, past the blue-lit bar in a Damascus hotel, determined to party. The music is pounding, a break-dancer stands on ...

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5265
November 4th, 2014
Skip check-in; latest hotel room key is your phone - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Skip check-in; latest hotel room key is your phone
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In this Oct. 14, 2014 photo, a mobile check-in option is offered for travelers at the main check-in counter at the Marriott Marquis Times Square hotel in New York. Marriott International launched the ability to check in through its app at 330 North ...

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5264
November 4th, 2014
Beer, wine flow in West Bank Christian hamlet - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Beer, wine flow in West Bank Christian hamlet
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Seeing opportunity in the droves of tourists drawn to the beer festival, Khoury also built an 80-room boutique hotel on top of the winery. Beginning next year, visitors can drink the locally produced wine and then stagger up to their sleekly-decorated ...

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5263
November 3rd, 2014
Wallenda completes Chicago skyscraper wire walks - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Wallenda completes Chicago skyscraper wire walks
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
“I feel incredible,” Wallenda said at a news conference in a nearby hotel after completing the tightrope walks. He entered wearing his blindfold, drawing laughter from reporters. Recalling what made him nervous during his aerial performances, he said ...

and more »
5262
November 3rd, 2014
Best, worst playoff scenario for each Power Five league; Punt, Pass & Pork - SI.com -

Best, worst playoff scenario for each Power Five league; Punt, Pass & Pork
SI.com
Fortunately, I also managed some running, yoga and weights while on the trip. Otherwise, SI might have had to send a crew to break down the wall of my hotel room to extricate me so I could drive to Eugene to cover the game. Portland is dangerous, man.

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5261
November 2nd, 2014
Odenville banking on massive I-59 mixed-use development - Birmingham Business Journal -

Odenville banking on massive I-59 mixed-use development
Birmingham Business Journal
"We will be reaching out to various hotel developers," Proctor said. ... Four Star Holdings will be building a 220-unit apartment complex, and Smith said a developer out of Tuscaloosa wants to build an additional 180 town homes that will target retirees.

5260
November 2nd, 2014
Eliza Dushku's handbag stolen in Rhode Island - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Eliza Dushku's handbag stolen in Rhode Island
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2010 file photo, Eliza Dushku arrives at Spike TV's Video Game Awards in Los Angeles. Police say thieves stole Dusku's Louis Vuitton handbag as she was checking into a hotel early Saturday morning, Nov. 1, 2014, for Rhode Island ...

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5259
November 2nd, 2014
Burkina Faso president won't resign after protests - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Burkina Faso president won't resign after protests
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Flames enveloped the main building the parliament complex, and many lawmakers, who had been inside when the protesters broke in, fled to a nearby hotel. "I was inside when the demonstrators stormed in. I was put in secure place by security people of ...

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5258
October 31st, 2014
Md. man punched by Chris Brown settles lawsuit - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Md. man punched by Chris Brown settles lawsuit
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
WASHINGTON (AP) — The lawyer for a man who was punched by Chris Brown outside a Washington hotel says he has settled a lawsuit against the singer. The Washington Post reports (http://wapo.st/1nU8ebT ) that John C. Hayes, the attorney for Parker ...

5257
October 31st, 2014
Scandal Recap: Liv Gives Fitz "Hope," While Jake Faces Impending Death by ... - Us Magazine -

Us Magazine

Scandal Recap: Liv Gives Fitz "Hope," While Jake Faces Impending Death by ...
Us Magazine
Mellie Meets Her Match in a Tri Delt from Tuscaloosa. Well hello Bitsy! As Mellie settles back in to normality (RIP Smelly ... As the episode starts, the two are canoodling at a swanky hotel. Cyrus tells Michael he's secured a new cell phone for him ...

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5256
October 31st, 2014
Downey, Watson, Dench honored by British Academy - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Downey, Watson, Dench honored by British Academy
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The 79-year-old Dench is currently on a box-office roll, with her 2012 releases "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" and "Skyfall," and her Oscar-nominated 2013 "Philomena" all boasting worldwide grosses of more than $100 million each. Dench's next film is ...

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5255
October 31st, 2014
Man punched by Chris Brown settles lawsuit - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Man punched by Chris Brown settles lawsuit
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2014 file photo, Chris Brown arrives at the iHeartRadio Music Festival, at The MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The lawyer for a man who was punched by Brown outside a Washington hotel says he has settled a lawsuit against ...

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5254
October 30th, 2014
A second book for Hamilton _ this time, recipes - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

A second book for Hamilton _ this time, recipes
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
My favorite photos in photojournalism are where it's not Martin Luther King on the balcony giving the speech, it's him in the hotel room in his shirt sleeves, papers lying on the bedspread. To see Chef Whoever powdered up with lipstick — you're doing ...

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5253
October 30th, 2014
Winter's wife has blues listening to his new album - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Winter's wife has blues listening to his new album
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Winter died in a hotel room just outside Zurich in July at age 70. He had just finished recording "Step Back," an album of mainly blues standards. Released posthumously last month, it features Eric Clapton, Dr. John, Joe Perry and others. "Step Back ...

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5252
October 30th, 2014
Free To Go - ESPN -

ESPN

Free To Go
ESPN
Jessie climbed into her son's car and told him to drive her to Tuscaloosa; Johnigan left with the girl, taking her to a different hotel. Meanwhile, back in Mississippi, the hunt had begun. Because the child was taken across state lines, making it a ...

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5251
October 30th, 2014
Protesters storm Burkina Faso parliament, set fire - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Protesters storm Burkina Faso parliament, set fire
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Flames enveloped the main building the parliament complex, and many lawmakers, who had been inside when the protesters broke in, fled to a nearby hotel. "I was inside when the demonstrators stormed in. I was put in secure place by security people of ...

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5250
October 30th, 2014
White Zambian named acting president - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

White Zambian named acting president
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Following that appearance, Sata failed to give a scheduled address at the United Nations in New York and police said doctors treated him in a hotel room. Earlier this year, Sata traveled to Israel amid widespread speculation that he went there for ...

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5249
October 30th, 2014
Haiti hopes to woo back tourists with resorts - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Haiti hopes to woo back tourists with resorts
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A master plan for the area promises tax-free investments for 15 years in a development that could eventually cover about 5,680 acres (2,299 hectares), with up to 20,000 hotel rooms and condos. The first phase would cost nearly $48 million, with 1,266 ...

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5248
October 30th, 2014
Omni putting hotel at Cowboys' new headquarters - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Omni putting hotel at Cowboys' new headquarters
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys are partnering with Omni Hotels& Resorts to develop an upscale hotel where the team is building its new headquarters. The 300-room hotel in the Dallas suburb of Frisco will be a key part of the mixed-use ...

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5247
October 30th, 2014
Feinswog: 'Running For Your Teammates' - LSUSports.net -

LSUSports.net

Feinswog: 'Running For Your Teammates'
LSUSports.net
Now this year, he's continued his success, training hard for the SEC Championships next Friday in Tuscaloosa. ... When she was in the eighth grade she went to the team's season-ending banquet because her mom worked at the hotel where it was held.

5246
October 29th, 2014
Video shows FBI impersonating repairmen in ruse - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Video shows FBI impersonating repairmen in ruse
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal agents turned off Internet access to three luxury villas at a Las Vegas hotel then impersonated repair technicians to surreptitiously get inside and collect evidence in an investigation of online sports betting, according to ...

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5245
October 29th, 2014
Cops: Child-rape suspect vowed to kill his accuser - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Cops: Child-rape suspect vowed to kill his accuser
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
According to police, Lewis kidnapped, robbed and assaulted a woman he met online at a hotel Sept. 23 in Charlotte, North Carolina. Two days later, police say, he went to his stepfather's home in Southbridge, where he tied up, handcuffed and assaulted ...

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5244
October 29th, 2014
CECIL HURT: Don't be fooled, early rankings are deceiving - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

CECIL HURT: Don't be fooled, early rankings are deceiving
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
They go every week to a big hotel in Texas (ever heard of Skype?) to assemble these rankings. Like 99.9 percent of America, I get it. It is television programming. The idea is to get people to tune in and talk and debate and keep interest high. But the ...

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5243
October 29th, 2014
Zambian president dies in London hospital - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Zambian president dies in London hospital
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Following that appearance, Sata failed to give a scheduled address at the United Nations in New York and police said doctors treated him in a hotel room. Earlier this year, Sata traveled to Israel amid widespread speculation that he went there for ...

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5242
October 29th, 2014
Myanmar's story, told by one crumbling building - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Myanmar's story, told by one crumbling building
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"We don't know the neighbors," says Ma Yi Win, a woman worn by her work in a hotel laundry. "And the whole street is full of Indians, so I don't want to be friends with them." A few months later, she and her roommates were gone. As was Aung Phyo Win ...

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5241
October 29th, 2014
Alabama No. 6 in initial College Football Playoff rankings - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama No. 6 in initial College Football Playoff rankings
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The committee members gathered Monday at the Gaylord Texan Hotel in Grapevine, Texas, just outside of Dallas, and did most of their work on Day 1. Long said the committee worked for about 10 hours total on the rankings. By the time the rankings were ...

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5240
October 29th, 2014
Halloween at Twickenham Square expected to draw hundreds for free trick-or ... - AL.com -

Halloween at Twickenham Square expected to draw hundreds for free trick-or ...
AL.com
The winners of the contests will receive a free weekend stay at the hotel. Employees at ... Entrepreneurs Chris and Paige Brown are preparing to launch Taco Mama, a Birmingham-area restaurant with locations in Mountain Brook and Tuscaloosa. Paige said ...

5239
October 29th, 2014
6th District race tops Alabama congressional vote - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

6th District race tops Alabama congressional vote
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Gary Palmer talks to supporters at a hotel on Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in Birmingham, Ala. ... The 7th District includes Pickens, Greene, Hale, Sumter, Perry, Dallas, Marengo, Wilcox, Tuscaloosa, Jefferson, Choctaw and Clarke counties. In the 6th ...

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5238
October 27th, 2014
Brazilian President Rousseff is re-elected - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Brazilian President Rousseff is re-elected
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"Many things changed for the better during Dilma's administration," he said. "The poor have seen our lives improved and we want that to continue." But Paula Canongia, a 34-year-old hotel owner, said she voted for Neves because of "the current state of ...

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5237
October 26th, 2014
Dalai Lama begins weekend visit to Birmingham - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Dalai Lama begins weekend visit to Birmingham
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The Tibetan spiritual leader greeted supporters outside a downtown hotel at the outset of the visit and made a Saturday afternoon stop at the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church, AL.com reported. On Saturday, the spiritual leader alsowas joined by ...

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5236
October 26th, 2014
Mother of Les Miles died Friday night - WWL -

WWL

Mother of Les Miles died Friday night
WWL
TUSCALOOSA, AL - NOVEMBER 09: Head coach Les Miles (R) of the LSU Tigers reacts during the second quarter against the Alabama Crimson Tide at Bryant-Denny Stadium on November 9, 2013 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty ...

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5235
October 26th, 2014
Black gold loses some glitter at $80 - Houston Chronicle -

Houston Chronicle

Black gold loses some glitter at $80
Houston Chronicle
The Tuscaloosa Marine Shale, which spans 8 million acres in Louisiana, is the least economic of the basins studied by Tudor Pickering Holt & Co., requiring a West Texas Intermediate price between $70 and $90 to remain economic for drillers. Even if ...

5234
October 25th, 2014
Ex-Alabama player grew up cheering for Vols - Montgomery Advertiser -

Montgomery Advertiser

Ex-Alabama player grew up cheering for Vols
Montgomery Advertiser
But the more I've gotten to be a part of the Crimson Tide family and the tradition that is in Tuscaloosa, I realize I was blindly hating something that, looking back on it, really encompasses who I am. The University of Alabama fits my ... “We find out ...

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5233
October 25th, 2014
NKorea signals US must apologize to free detainees - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

NKorea signals US must apologize to free detainees
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He was convicted of conducting "hostile acts" after being accused of smuggling in inflammatory literature and trying to establish a base for anti-government activities at a border city hotel. Bae is a Korean-American missionary, and his family believes ...

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5232
October 24th, 2014
Home sweet home - ESPN Wisconsin -

ESPN Wisconsin

Home sweet home
ESPN Wisconsin
Instead, he'll have dinner with his teammates at a French Quarter restaurant near the team's downtown hotel, and his family – he is the third of four children, with his baby sister Brittany now a junior at Southern University in Baton Rouge – will come ...

5231
October 24th, 2014
Judge: Chris Brown following probation rules - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Judge: Chris Brown following probation rules
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Another hearing is scheduled for Jan. 15. Brown was jailed for nearly three months earlier this year for violating his probation by getting into an altercation outside a Washington, D.C., hotel last year. He was on probation after he attacked pop ...

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5230
October 24th, 2014
Frank Mankiewicz, aide to Robert Kennedy, dies - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Frank Mankiewicz, aide to Robert Kennedy, dies
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In June 1968, Kennedy had just won the California primary and finished his victory speech at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles. Mankiewicz left the entourage for a moment to help the candidate's wife, Ethel, step off a platform. "She was at the time ...

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5229
October 24th, 2014
NK expert says US must apologize to free detainees - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

NK expert says US must apologize to free detainees
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He was convicted of conducting "hostile acts" after being accused of smuggling in inflammatory literature and trying to establish a base for anti-government activities at a border city hotel. Bae is a Korean-American missionary, and his family believes ...

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5228
October 24th, 2014
Sleepless Cam Sutton: UT Vols' cornerback knows Amari Cooper's moves - Chattanooga Times Free Press -

Chattanooga Times Free Press

Sleepless Cam Sutton: UT Vols' cornerback knows Amari Cooper's moves
Chattanooga Times Free Press
KNOXVILLE — At 10 o'clock tonight, it will be lights out at the team hotel for the Tennessee Volunteers. Perhaps that will give ... In Tuscaloosa last season, Cooper took a bubble screen for a 54-yard touchdown on the third snap of the game. "One of ...

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5227
October 24th, 2014
NK experts: US must apologize to free detainees - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

NK experts: US must apologize to free detainees
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He was sentenced to 15 years in prison for "hostile acts" after being accused of smuggling in inflammatory literature and trying to establish a base for anti-government activities at a border city hotel. Bae is a Korean-American missionary, and his ...

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