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Shelby: Fuller should step down from federal bench - Troy Messenger -

Politico

Shelby: Fuller should step down from federal bench
Troy Messenger
An aide said Shelby, R-Tuscaloosa, said the senator spoke by Fuller on Wednesday. Previously, Rep. Terri Sewell, D-Birmingham, ... Fuller, 55, of Montgomery, was arrested last month after a fight with his wife at a hotel in Atlanta. Fuller was put into ...
Shelby: Judge arrested for violence should quit CT Post

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5089
September 19th, 2014
Unemployment rates rise in 24 US states in August - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Unemployment rates rise in 24 US states in August
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this Sept. 3, 2014 file photo, former Revel Hotel Casino employees, Jignasha Shah, 45, center, and Ranjitsinh Rana, 56, right, get help from John McCaffery, as they and thousands of other newly laid-off casino workers file for unemployment ...

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5088
September 19th, 2014
Former Alabama assistant coach Howard Schnellenberger looks back - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Former Alabama assistant coach Howard Schnellenberger looks back
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - This Sept. 11, 2008, file photo shows Florida Atlantic coach Howard Schnellenberger watching his team during football practice in Boca Raton, Fla. When his two former teams, Miami and Florida Atlantic, meet in their season opening game, Saturday ...

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5087
September 19th, 2014
Gov. Bentley, first lady call for Alabama federal judge to resign - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

New York Times

Gov. Bentley, first lady call for Alabama federal judge to resign
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Fuller, who was appointed by President George W. Bush, is accused of hitting his wife during a fight inside a hotel room in Atlanta. The judge's cases have been reassigned and his attorney has declined to comment on calls for his client's resignation.
Senators: Judge arrested for violence should quit Washington Times
Shelby: Fuller should step down from federal bench Troy Messenger
Senators: Alabama federal judge arrested for violence should quit Tuscaloosa Magazine

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5086
September 19th, 2014
Vikings reconsider, put Peterson on paid leave - Yahoo News -

Vikings reconsider, put Peterson on paid leave
Yahoo News
Jay Gonzalez, who joined the band in 2008 as keyboardist, stepped into an expanded role by adding guitar to his duties, while bassist Matt Patton was drafted from the Tuscaloosa group The Dexateens. The unit was road-tested during dates in 2013. Cooley ...

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5085
September 18th, 2014
Black Jacket Symphony bringing Pink Floyd flavor to Tuscaloosa - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Black Jacket Symphony bringing Pink Floyd flavor to Tuscaloosa
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Various incarnations have performed from Louisville, Ky., and Asheville, N.C., down to the gulf coast, for the past five years, recreating albums such as Prince's "Purple Rain," Michael Jackson's "Thriller," The Eagles' "Hotel California," Fleetwood ...

5084
September 18th, 2014
Alabama federal judge won't say if he'll resign over assault case - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

New York Times

Alabama federal judge won't say if he'll resign over assault case
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Under terms agreed to Friday, Fuller, from Alabama, will be allowed to enter a court program to resolve a misdemeanor battery case against him that involved allegations he hit his wife during a fight at an Atlanta hotel. (AP Photo/Atlanta Journal ...
Senators: Judge arrested for violence should quit Washington Times
Senators: Alabama federal judge arrested for violence should quit Tuscaloosa Magazine
Shelby: Fuller should step down from federal bench Troy Messenger

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5083
September 18th, 2014
Senators: Alabama federal judge arrested for violence should quit - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Senators: Alabama federal judge arrested for violence should quit
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Under terms agreed to Friday, Fuller, from Alabama, will be allowed to enter a court program to resolve a misdemeanor battery case against him that involved allegations he hit his wife during a fight at an Atlanta hotel. (AP Photo/Atlanta Journal ...

5082
September 18th, 2014
Alabama golf to host Crimson Tide Open - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama golf to host Crimson Tide Open
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The trip includes airfare and hotel for two people. Other prizes include golf clubs, Alabama golf gear, golf trips, Alabama football and basketball tickets and much more. The Crimson Tide Open started as a tribute to former Alabama golf coach Conrad ...

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5081
September 18th, 2014
Senators: Judge arrested for violence should quit - Washington Times -

Politico

Senators: Judge arrested for violence should quit
Washington Times
An aide said Shelby, R-Tuscaloosa, said the senator spoke to Fuller on Wednesday. Later, Republican Sen. ... 10 and charged him with misdemeanor battery after his wife called 911 from a hotel and said he was beating her. Mark Fuller told police his ...
Senators: Alabama federal judge arrested for violence should quit Tuscaloosa Magazine
Alabama federal judge won't say if he'll resign over assault case Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Shelby: Fuller should step down from federal bench Troy Messenger

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5080
September 18th, 2014
Two new restaurants coming to Eastchase - Montgomery Advertiser -

Two new restaurants coming to Eastchase
Montgomery Advertiser
The pizza chain was started by the founder of Yogurt Mountain earlier this year and opened in Tuscaloosa last month, with other locations planned across Alabama. It will be joined at Eastchase Station by a new Alfa Financial location and more. A soft ...

5079
September 18th, 2014
Rep. Sewell: Alabama federal judge arrested for violence should quit - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

atlantadailyworld

Rep. Sewell: Alabama federal judge arrested for violence should quit
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Fuller, 55, of Montgomery, was arrested last month after a fight with his wife at a hotel in Atlanta. Fuller was put into a pre-trial diversion program that includes domestic violence intervention and he can avoid prosecution if he completes the court ...
2 US senators: Alabama federal judge arrested for domestic violence should ... Daily Journal

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5078
September 17th, 2014
Vikings bar Adrian Peterson from team activities - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Reuters

Vikings bar Adrian Peterson from team activities
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this Dec. 29, 2013, file photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson stands on the sidelines during the first half of an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions in Minneapolis. After a day of public pressure from angry fans and ...
Tuesday's Sports In Brief TheNewsTribune.com

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5077
September 17th, 2014
Sen. Richard Shelby on Mark Fuller: 'I urge him to resign immediately' - AL.com -

Dothan First

Sen. Richard Shelby on Mark Fuller: 'I urge him to resign immediately'
AL.com
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Tuscaloosa) said Wednesday he urges U.S. District Judge Mark Fuller to resign "immediately" following his high-profile arrest for domestic violence in August. "The American people's trust in our judicial ...
Rep. Sewell: Alabama federal judge arrested for violence should quit Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Sen. Shelby: Alabama federal judge arrested for domestic violence should quit The Tribune

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5076
September 17th, 2014
Tuesday's Sports In Brief - TheNewsTribune.com -

Tuesday's Sports In Brief
TheNewsTribune.com
The stunning reverse course came after a harrowing day on Tuesday that included the Radisson hotel chains suspending its sponsorship with the Vikings. Castrol Motor Oil, Special Olympics Minnesota and Mylan Inc. all severed ties .... The 50-year-old ...

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5075
September 17th, 2014
Tycoon buys 30 Rolls-Royces for Macau hotel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tycoon buys 30 Rolls-Royces for Macau hotel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
HONG KONG (AP) — A Hong Kong tycoon has placed the biggest ever order for Rolls-Royce cars, agreeing to buy 30 Phantoms for his luxury Macau hotel-resort. Stephen Hung's purchase surpasses the 14 Phantoms bought by Hong Kong's Peninsula Hotel ...

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5074
September 17th, 2014
Bassett Tower in downtown El Paso to become hotel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Bassett Tower in downtown El Paso to become hotel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Officials with property owner Bassett Partners and Starwood Hotels& Resorts Worldwide Inc. on Tuesday announced the agreement. No cost estimate was released for renovating the 15-story art deco-style structure that will become a Starwood Aloft Hotel.

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5073
September 17th, 2014
Thai police search for clues after 2 Brits slain - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Thai police search for clues after 2 Brits slain
Tuscaloosa Magazine
BANGKOK (AP) — Police on the scenic resort island of Koh Tao in southern Thailand conducted a sweep of hotels and workers' residences Tuesday searching for clues into the slayings of two British tourists whose nearly naked, battered bodies were found ...

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5072
September 17th, 2014
S. Korea detains US man in waters near border - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

S. Korea detains US man in waters near border
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Hunziker, then 26, was eventually freed after negotiations involving a special U.S. envoy. The North Koreans wanted to slap Hunziker with a $100,000 criminal fine but eventually agreed on a $5,000 payment to settle a bill for a hotel where he was detained.

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5071
September 17th, 2014
Tuesday's Sports In Brief - Bradenton Herald -

Tuesday's Sports In Brief
Bradenton Herald
The stunning reverse course came after a harrowing day on Tuesday that included the Radisson hotel chains suspending its sponsorship with the Vikings. Castrol Motor Oil, Special Olympics Minnesota and Mylan Inc. all severed ties .... The 50-year-old ...

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5070
September 17th, 2014
S. Korea detain US man in waters near border - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

S. Korea detain US man in waters near border
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Hunziker, then 26, was eventually freed after negotiations involving a special U.S. envoy. The North Koreans wanted to slap Hunziker with a $100,000 criminal fine but eventually agreed on a $5,000 payment to settle a bill for a hotel where he was detained.

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5069
September 17th, 2014
Mexico airlifts tourists after Hurricane Odile - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Sky News Australia

Mexico airlifts tourists after Hurricane Odile
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Mexico's government said late Monday night that army and commercial planes would be sent to La Paz and Los Cabos airports to ferry out some of the tens of thousands of tourists stranded in temporary shelters in hotels. Los Cabos international airport ...
Odile slams Mexico's Baja California Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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5068
September 17th, 2014
Tuesday's Sports In Brief - Kansas City Star -

Tuesday's Sports In Brief
Kansas City Star
The stunning reverse course came after a harrowing day on Tuesday that included the Radisson hotel chains suspending its sponsorship with the Vikings. Castrol Motor Oil, Special Olympics Minnesota and Mylan Inc. all severed ties .... The 50-year-old ...

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5067
September 17th, 2014
Tycoon buys 30 Rolls-Royce cars for Macau hotel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tycoon buys 30 Rolls-Royce cars for Macau hotel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
HONG KONG (AP) — A Hong Kong tycoon has placed the biggest ever order for Rolls-Royce cars, agreeing to buy 30 Phantoms for his luxury Macau hotel-resort. Stephen Hung's purchase surpasses the 14 Phantoms bought by Hong Kong's Peninsula Hotel ...

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5066
September 17th, 2014
Braves' new stadium has a name, SunTrust Park - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Braves' new stadium has a name, SunTrust Park
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Atlanta Braves president John Schuerholz speaks during a groundbreaking ceremony for the Braves new baseball stadium, which will be called SuntTust Park, Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014. The Braves will be moving from Turner Field in Fulton County to the new ...

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5065
September 16th, 2014
Live Whitney Houston CD/DVD to be released Nov. 11 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Live Whitney Houston CD/DVD to be released Nov. 11
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Houston was found dead in a hotel room in Beverly Hills, California, in 2012. She was 48. Davis produced the album, which includes Houston's 1983 performance on "The Merv Griffin Show," where she sang "Home" from "The Wiz," and a 2009 performance ...

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5064
September 16th, 2014
Another Atlantic City bust: Trump Plaza closes - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Another Atlantic City bust: Trump Plaza closes
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Ruth Hardrick, a dealer who worked at Trump Plaza Hotel& Casino for 26 years, stands with friend, Anthony Powell, on The Boardwalk, as she answers a question after the casino closed early Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, in Atlantic City, N.J. Trump Plaza is ...

5063
September 16th, 2014
Ameer Abdullah makes his way - ESPN (blog) -

ESPN (blog)

Ameer Abdullah makes his way
ESPN (blog)
Abdullah was named MVP at that camp and another one in Tuscaloosa that spring. But as the months passed and his senior season rolled around, he wasn't getting the scholarship nibbles he thought he deserved. Interest from Auburn and Alabama was tepid ...

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5062
September 16th, 2014
Hear Nick Saban's full Florida press conference - Alabama's13.com -

Hear Nick Saban's full Florida press conference
Alabama's13.com
He's based out of Mobile, Ala., and works in hotel construction. Chances are, you are familiar ... TUSCALOOSA, AL -- Alabama strength and coniditioning coach Scott Cochran took us on a tour of the new weight room for the Crimson Tide. TUSCALOOSA, AL ...

5061
September 16th, 2014
Zoning commission fights condos at Rice Mine but approves of Alberta ... - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Zoning commission fights condos at Rice Mine but approves of Alberta ...
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The votes are only recommendations. The Tuscaloosa City Council will have a final say on them at a later date. The planning commission was unanimously opposed to rezoning a 7.28-acre tract that would allow condominium development by Rice Mine ...

5060
September 16th, 2014
Weakening Odile pushes up Mexico's Baja California - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Toronto Sun

Weakening Odile pushes up Mexico's Baja California
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Mexico's government said late Monday night that army and commercial planes would be sent to La Paz and Los Cabos airports to ferry out some of the tens of thousands of tourists stranded in temporary shelters in hotels. Los Cabos international airport ...
Odile slams Mexico's Baja California Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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5059
September 16th, 2014
Thai police hunt for killer of 2 British tourists - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Thai police hunt for killer of 2 British tourists
Tuscaloosa Magazine
BANGKOK (AP) — Police on the scenic resort island of Koh Tao in southern Thailand conducted a sweep of hotels and workers' residences Tuesday searching for clues into the slayings of two British tourists whose nearly naked, battered bodies were found ...

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5058
September 16th, 2014
BURGER BYTES: The story behind Alabama Tom - Alabama's13.com -

BURGER BYTES: The story behind Alabama Tom
Alabama's13.com
He's based out of Mobile, Ala., and works in hotel construction. Chances are, you are familiar .... TUSCALOOSA, AL -- Alabama strength and coniditioning coach Scott Cochran took us on a tour of the new weight room for the Crimson Tide. TUSCALOOSA, AL ...

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5057
September 15th, 2014
Dubai's Atlantis resort to get $1.4B expansion - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Dubai's Atlantis resort to get $1.4B expansion
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Investment Corporation of Dubai and Kerzner International Holdings, which will manage the 800-room hotel, announced the plans for The Royal Atlantis Resort and Residences on Monday. The Investment Corporation of Dubai is an investment arm of the ...

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5056
September 15th, 2014
Hurricane Odile in Baja slams Baja California - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Hurricane Odile in Baja slams Baja California
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The extent of Odile's impact was still not clear before daybreak, but the storm severely damaged hotel lobbies and facades, shattered windows and left streets full of debris. The windows at the area's Westin Hotel had been blown out. The newspaper ...

5055
September 15th, 2014
Hurricane Odile slams Mexico's Baja California - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Hurricane Odile slams Mexico's Baja California
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
CABO SAN LUCAS, Mexico | Hurricane Odile hammered Mexico's Baja California Peninsula overnight, tearing away the facades of luxury resorts, shattering countless car and hotel windows and leaving lobbies swamped and full of debris on Monday.

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5054
September 15th, 2014
Druid City Garden Party sells out for third straight year; see photos from ... - AL.com -

Druid City Garden Party sells out for third straight year; see photos from ...
AL.com
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama -- The Druid City Garden Project drew another sold-out crowd for its third annual Garden Party on Sunday at the Tuscaloosa River Market, featuring a huge variety or local and regional restaurants and breweries. Participating ...
Nearly 600 attend Druid City Garden Project's third Garden Party in Tuscaloosa Tuscaloosa Magazine

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5053
September 15th, 2014
Auburn man calls Tuscaloosa police to his hotel room, gets arrested with ... - AL.com -

Auburn man calls Tuscaloosa police to his hotel room, gets arrested with ...
AL.com
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama -- Tuscaloosa police officers seized more than two pounds of marijuana and nearly $10,000 in cash from a 49-year-old Auburn man last week, according to court documents filed Monday. According to a deposition filed after the Sept.

5052
September 15th, 2014
Nearly 600 attend Druid City Garden Project's third Garden Party in Tuscaloosa - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Nearly 600 attend Druid City Garden Project's third Garden Party in Tuscaloosa
Tuscaloosa Magazine
In the last year, the garden project added two more gardens at two more schools, including the Tuscaloosa Magnet School and Oakdale Elementary. The project hopes that with continued support, including the nearly $20,000 raised from the Garden Party, ...
Druid City Garden Party sells out for third straight year; see photos from ... AL.com

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5051
September 15th, 2014
Planned Tuscaloosa Marine Shale lodges akin to man camps elsewhere - Huffington Post -

Planned Tuscaloosa Marine Shale lodges akin to man camps elsewhere
Huffington Post
Oil and gas companies use on-site trailers and rent blocks of hotel rooms to house workers engaged in fracking the Tuscaloosa Marine Shale deposit. As oilfield and service staff reach a critical mass, particularly in southwest Mississippi, communities ...

5050
September 14th, 2014
MILITARY NEWS: Sept. 14 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

MILITARY NEWS: Sept. 14
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
USS Missouri (BB-63) Association: Shipmates who served aboard the battleship USS Missouri (BB-63) will hold the 41st annual reunion at the Ramada Gateway Hotel in Kissimmee, Fla., from Sept. 17-23. All veterans and interested parties along with their ...

5049
September 14th, 2014
Downtown residents appeal decision on Tuscaloosa sushi restaurant - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Downtown residents appeal decision on Tuscaloosa sushi restaurant
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... the Department of Planning and Development Services, told the commission the current zoning would allow for a number of businesses, including appliance repair shops, filling stations, bars or taverns, bake shops, doctor's offices, financial ...

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5048
September 14th, 2014
Tuscaloosa County 'island' problem tackled - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tuscaloosa County 'island' problem tackled
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
This summer, the City Council annexed the land, located just north of the Cobb Hollywood 16 theater and near Interstate 20/59, and rezoned it at the request of Tuscaloosa Hotel Partners LLC to accommodate the hotels that are expected to add about 180 ...

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5047
September 14th, 2014
Derrick Thomas to be Posthumously Honored at Sept. 13 NFF Hall of Fame On ... - AthlonSports.com -

Derrick Thomas to be Posthumously Honored at Sept. 13 NFF Hall of Fame On ...
AthlonSports.com
13 in Tuscaloosa during the game between Alabama and Southern Miss. Thomas' mother Edith Morgan ... Four coaches with stops in Tuscaloosa are in the Hall: Paul “Bear” Bryant (1958-82), Gene Stallings (1990-96), Frank Thomas (1931-42, 1944-46) and ...

5046
September 13th, 2014
More than 500 expected at Druid City Garden Project's third annual Garden Party - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

More than 500 expected at Druid City Garden Project's third annual Garden Party
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... during the Druid City Garden Party held to raise money for the Druid City Garden Project held at the Tuscaloosa River Market on Jack Warner Parkway on Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013. Guests enjoyed samples from Jim 'N' Nicks, Hotel Capstone, FIG, Cypress ...

5045
September 12th, 2014
Black Jacket Symphony bringing Pink Floyd flavor to Tuscaloosa - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Black Jacket Symphony bringing Pink Floyd flavor to Tuscaloosa
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Various incarnations have performed from Louisville, Ky., and Asheville, N.C., down to the gulf coast, for the past five years, recreating albums such as Prince's "Purple Rain," Michael Jackson's "Thriller," The Eagles' "Hotel California," Fleetwood ...

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5044
September 12th, 2014
'Extremely hazardous' radio equipment stolen from parking lot of Tuscaloosa hotel - AL.com -

'Extremely hazardous' radio equipment stolen from parking lot of Tuscaloosa hotel
AL.com
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama -- Investigators with the Tuscaloosa Police Department are looking for the thieves of two devices that a sergeant called 'extremely hazardous' Thursday. TPD's Sgt. Brent Blankley said police were called to a hotel on McFarland ...
Hazardous test equipment stolen Alabama's News Leader
Hazardous equipment stolen in Tuscaloosa WIAT 42

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5043
September 12th, 2014
No. 13 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: Phoenix - Bleacher Report -

Bleacher Report

No. 13 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: Phoenix
Bleacher Report
How much does where you live matter as a sports fan? The short answer: It depends. If you're an Alabama football fan, there's no better place to live than Tuscaloosa. If you're a Red Sox fan, there's no worse place to live than New York City. But what ...

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5042
September 11th, 2014
Derrick Thomas to be Posthumously Honored at Sept. 13 NFF Hall of Fame On ... - rolltide.com -

rolltide.com

Derrick Thomas to be Posthumously Honored at Sept. 13 NFF Hall of Fame On ...
rolltide.com
IRVING, Texas - The University of Alabama and The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that they will jointly honor the late Derrick Thomas with an NFF Hall of Fame On-Campus Salute, presented by Fidelity ...

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5041
September 11th, 2014
Druid City Garden Project holding third Garden Party to celebrate Tuscaloosa ... - Press-Register - al.com -

Druid City Garden Project holding third Garden Party to celebrate Tuscaloosa ...
Press-Register - al.com
Participating restaurants include Chuck's Fish, The Cypress Inn, Edgar's Bakery & Café, Epiphany Café, Hotel Capstone, Jim 'n' Nicks Bar-B-Q, Kozy's, Manna Grocery and Deli, Mary's Cake & Pastries, Southern Alehouse, and Tin Top Restaurant and Oyster ...

5040
September 11th, 2014
Applications for US unemployment rise to 315K - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Applications for US unemployment rise to 315K
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012, file photo, Carmen Nazario of Albany, N.Y., fills out an employment application during a job fair at the Marriott Hotel in Colonie, N.Y. The Labor Department reports on the number of people who applied for ...

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5039
September 11th, 2014
AP source says Ray Rice video sent to NFL in April - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

USA TODAY

AP source says Ray Rice video sent to NFL in April
Tuscaloosa Magazine
FILE - In this February 2014, file photo, from a still image taken from a hotel security video released by TMZ Sports, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice drags his fiancee, Janay Palmer, out of an elevator moments after knocking her off her feet ...
Roger Goodell says NFL didn't see video before this week Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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5038
September 11th, 2014
Roger Goodell says NFL didn't see video before this week - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Roger Goodell says NFL didn't see video before this week
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this May 23, 2014, file photo, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice, right, speaks alongside his wife, Janay, during a news conference, Friday, May 23, in Owings Mills, Md. Rice's two-game suspension for domestic violence begins Saturday, ...

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5037
September 11th, 2014
AP source says Ray Rice video sent to NFL in April - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

AP source says Ray Rice video sent to NFL in April
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this February 2014, file photo, from a still image taken from a hotel security video released by TMZ Sports, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice drags his fiancee, Janay Palmer, out of an elevator moments after knocking her off her feet ...

5036
September 11th, 2014
Fall tourism rising: Fewer crowds, nice weather - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Fall tourism rising: Fewer crowds, nice weather
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
For empty-nesters, baby boomers and others oblivious to school calendars, the appeal of a fall vacation includes hotel and airfare bargains, fewer crowds because kids are back in school and mild weather — with the exception of the occasional hurricane.

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5035
September 10th, 2014
Roger Goodell says NFL didn't see video before this week - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Roger Goodell says NFL didn't see video before this week
Tuscaloosa Magazine
FILE - In this May 23, 2014, file photo, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice, right, speaks alongside his wife, Janay, during a news conference, Friday, May 23, in Owings Mills, Md. Rice's two-game suspension for domestic violence begins Saturday, ...

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5034
September 10th, 2014
Review: Apple Watch looks to be another winner - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Review: Apple Watch looks to be another winner
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The new Apple Watch is shown during a new product release on Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, in Cupertino, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). AP. By Anick Jesdanun Associated Press. Published: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 9:00 a.m.. Last Modified: ...

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5033
September 10th, 2014
NZ lodge owner charged with assaulting 16 guests - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

NZ lodge owner charged with assaulting 16 guests
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The lodge has a hostel and hotel rooms and also offers longer-term accommodation in the owner's residence. Police said they were looking to speak with anyone who had stayed at the lodge in the past few years to determine whether there were other ...

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5032
September 10th, 2014
BRINGING IT HOME: Cyclist Dwight Lammon finishes 2027-mile ride - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

BRINGING IT HOME: Cyclist Dwight Lammon finishes 2027-mile ride
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Dwight Lammon poses for a photo with his supporters in Tuscaloosa's Capitol Park on Sunday after finishing his bike ride for Habitat for Humanity. The former registered nurse from DCH Regional Medical Center had hoped to raise $100,000 for Habitat for ...

5031
September 9th, 2014
British lawmaker Jim Dobbin, 73, dies in Poland - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

British lawmaker Jim Dobbin, 73, dies in Poland
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He was taken to the hospital from his hotel room after feeling ill. Dawid Zielkowski, spokesman for the city of Slupsk, said Monday that Dobbin was a member of a Council of Europe delegation on a visit in recognition of the city's promotion of European ...

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5030
September 8th, 2014
Drillers piling up more debt than fortune in shale - SCNow -

Drillers piling up more debt than fortune in shale
SCNow
Six weeks later, in April 2012, Wilson told investors attending the Independent Petroleum Association of America conference at the Sheraton Hotel near New York's Times Square that Halcon's companywide resource potential was 1.4 billion barrels. The ...

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5029
September 8th, 2014
Menu set for Sunday's Druid City Garden Party in Tuscaloosa - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Menu set for Sunday's Druid City Garden Party in Tuscaloosa
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... during the Druid City Garden Party held to raise money for the Druid City Garden Project held at the Tuscaloosa River Market on Jack Warner Parkway on Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013. Guests enjoyed samples from Jim 'N' Nicks, Hotel Capstone, FIG, Cypress ...

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5028
September 8th, 2014
Old motel to be adapted for industrial housing - seattlepi.com -

Old motel to be adapted for industrial housing
seattlepi.com
Priest said the plan was prompted by construction of the Amite BioEnergy wood pellet mill in town as well as the growing Tuscaloosa marine shale oilfield activity throughout the region. "We have more ... "It will be a small hotel," Priest said. "My ...

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5027
September 8th, 2014
Halcon's Wilson Drills More Debt Than Oil in Shale Bet - Bloomberg -

Halcon's Wilson Drills More Debt Than Oil in Shale Bet
Bloomberg
Six weeks later, in April 2012, Wilson told investors attending the Independent Petroleum Association of America conference at the Sheraton Hotel near New York's Times Square that Halcon's companywide resource potential was 1.4 billion barrels. The ...

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5026
September 8th, 2014
MR. GOLF: Former Alabama golfer Bud Cauley wins first pro event - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

MR. GOLF: Former Alabama golfer Bud Cauley wins first pro event
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
That all changed last Sunday when he won his first professional event — the Hotel Fitness Championship — the first of the Web.com Tour Finals series. Cauley grabbed this opportunity with both hands carding rounds of 66-70-67-65—268 to shoot ...

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5025
September 8th, 2014
BRINGING IT HOME: Cyclist Dwight Lammon finishes 2027-mile ride - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

BRINGING IT HOME: Cyclist Dwight Lammon finishes 2027-mile ride
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Dwight Lammon poses for a photo with his supporters in Tuscaloosa's Capitol Park on Sunday after finishing his bike ride for Habitat for Humanity. The former registered nurse from DCH Regional Medical Center had hoped to raise $100,000 for Habitat for ...

and more »
5024
September 8th, 2014
Dubai lays out plans for Legoland, other parks - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Dubai lays out plans for Legoland, other parks
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Plans also call for a central retail and dining plaza and family-friendly hotel at the complex, located in Dubai's Jebel Ali area, which is best known for hosting the region's largest seaport and the second of the emirate's palm-shaped islands. The ...

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5023
September 7th, 2014
Old Gloster motel to be adapted for industrial housing - Jackson Clarion Ledger -

Old Gloster motel to be adapted for industrial housing
Jackson Clarion Ledger
... growing Tuscaloosa marine shale oilfield activity throughout the region. “We have more activity in this area than in the last decade,” she said. “There's not a hotel within 40 miles, there's not a large restaurant within 10 miles, and our community ...
Old motel to be adapted for industrial housing SFGate

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5022
September 6th, 2014
Ga. man charged with murder in son's hot car death - NEWS10 ABC -

Ga. man charged with murder in son's hot car death
NEWS10 ABC
SWAT teams swarmed a downtown Tampa hotel early Friday, arresting a suspect in the killing of four people whose bodies were found piled on top of each other and being circled by birds. A 4-year-old autistic boy believed to...More >> ...

5021
September 5th, 2014
Alabama federal judge accused of hitting wife enters court program - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama federal judge accused of hitting wife enters court program
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Under terms agreed to Friday, Fuller, from Alabama, will be allowed to enter a court program to resolve a misdemeanor battery case against him that involved allegations he hit his wife during a fight at an Atlanta hotel. (AP Photo/Atlanta Journal ...

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5020
September 5th, 2014
Ga. man charged with murder in son's hot car death - WAOW -

Ga. man charged with murder in son's hot car death
WAOW
... a separate trial, he said. Harris is a native of Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and moved to Georgia in 2012 to work for Home Depot. Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or ...

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5019
September 5th, 2014
Portland booster of writers marks 30 years - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Portland booster of writers marks 30 years
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — On one of Calvin Trillin's past pilgrimages to Portland to read to local fans, he decided to grab a bite at the bar of the hotel where he was staying. He remembers the meal, a Northwest specialty: smoked-salmon hash and a local beer.

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5018
September 5th, 2014
US to provide $75M to expand Ebola care centers - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

US to provide $75M to expand Ebola care centers
Tuscaloosa Magazine
WARRI, Nigeria (AP) — Health officials are monitoring more than 200 people who may have been exposed to Ebola in southern Nigeria and are working non-stop to find more people at risk in a race to contain the disease's spread in Africa's most populous ...

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5017
September 5th, 2014
On Ebola ward, Liberian nurses must improvise gear - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

On Ebola ward, Liberian nurses must improvise gear
Tuscaloosa Magazine
WARRI, Nigeria (AP) — Health officials are monitoring more than 200 people who may have been exposed to Ebola in southern Nigeria and are working non-stop to find more people at risk in a race to contain the disease's spread in Africa's most populous ...

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5016
September 4th, 2014
Alabama looks to replace injured DeAndrew White - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Alabama looks to replace injured DeAndrew White
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Chris Black is one of the players Alabama head coach Nick Saban said could fill in for injured wide receiver DeAndrew White. Staff file Photo | Erin Nelson. By Aaron Suttles Sports Writer. Published: Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 11:00 p.m..

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5015
September 4th, 2014
Officials monitor 200 for Ebola in Nigeria - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Officials monitor 200 for Ebola in Nigeria
Tuscaloosa Magazine
WARRI, Nigeria (AP) — Health officials are monitoring more than 200 people who may have been exposed to Ebola in southern Nigeria and are working non-stop to find more people at risk in a race to contain the disease's spread in Africa's most populous ...

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5014
September 4th, 2014
Nick Perry describes scene at Alabama team hotel as players watched Dee ... - AL.com -

Nick Perry describes scene at Alabama team hotel as players watched Dee ...
AL.com
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama -- Alabama's players just couldn't turn away from their televisions Friday as they counted down the hours to their season opener. Former Crimson Tide running back Dee Hart's breakout performance in his Colorado State debut had ...

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5013
September 4th, 2014
Fed survey finds moderate growth across the US - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Fed survey finds moderate growth across the US
Tuscaloosa Magazine
A majority cited increased loan demand, for example, and hotel occupancies. The survey, known as the Beige Book, is based on anecdotal reports from businesses and will be considered with other data when Fed policymakers next meet Sept. 16-17.

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5012
September 4th, 2014
Alabama looks to replace injured DeAndrew White - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama looks to replace injured DeAndrew White
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Chris Black is one of the players Alabama head coach Nick Saban said could fill in for injured wide receiver DeAndrew White. Staff file Photo | Erin Nelson. By Aaron Suttles Sports Writer. Published: Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 11:00 p.m..

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5011
September 4th, 2014
Chris Brown pleads guilty to assault in Washington - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Chris Brown pleads guilty to assault in Washington
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Brown pleaded guilty on Tuesday to hitting a man outside a Washington hotel, an assault that occurred while the singer was on probation for attacking his then-girlfriend Rihanna. Brown pleaded guilty to misdemeanor assault and was sentenced to time ...

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5010
September 2nd, 2014
US construction spending up 1.8 percent in July - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

US construction spending up 1.8 percent in July
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Spending on non-residential projects increased 2.1 percent to an annual rate of $343.6 billion with the strength led by gains in hotel construction, electric power transmission and manufacturing. Spending on government projects rose 3 percent, the ...

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5009
September 2nd, 2014
Jennifer Lawrence requests nude pics investigation - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Jennifer Lawrence requests nude pics investigation
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - This Nov. 20, 2013 file photo shows actress Jennifer Lawrence sporting a pixie haircut at a special screening of "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire"in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). Evan Agostini/Invision/AP. The Associated ...

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5008
September 1st, 2014
UA vs Florida Ticket Giveaway Contest Rules - Alabama's News Leader -

UA vs Florida Ticket Giveaway Contest Rules
Alabama's News Leader
Participate by downloading the free ABC 33/40 – Tuscaloosa Toyota Sport App, available for Android and iOS devices. Once the app is downloaded, click on the contest tab and fill out the registration form to enter. Entries are restricted to one entry ...

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5007
September 1st, 2014
US trained Alaskans as secret 'stay-behind agents' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

US trained Alaskans as secret 'stay-behind agents'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
One was described in a May 1952 OSI memo to the FBI office in Anchorage as the postmaster in Kiana, Alaska; another was manager of a hotel in Valdez. One agent candidate worked for a tin-mining company at Lost River on the Seward Peninsula, one of ...

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5006
September 1st, 2014
Bud Cauley wins Web.com Tour Finals opener - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Bud Cauley wins Web.com Tour Finals opener
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Bud Cauley won the Hotel Fitness Championship on Sunday to regain his PGA Tour card, earning $180,000 in the Web.com Tour Finals opener. Cauley closed with a 7-under 65 at Sycamore Hills for a one-stroke victory over Colt ...

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5005
September 1st, 2014
Bud Cauley wins Web.com Tour Finals opener - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Bud Cauley wins Web.com Tour Finals opener
Tuscaloosa Magazine
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Bud Cauley won the Hotel Fitness Championship on Sunday to regain his PGA Tour card, earning $180,000 in the Web.com Tour Finals opener. Cauley closed with a 7-under 65 at Sycamore Hills for a one-stroke victory over Colt ...

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5004
August 31st, 2014
College Football Preview: 10 Questions for New Playoff Era - Breitbart News -

College Football Preview: 10 Questions for New Playoff Era
Breitbart News
Imagine a Midwestern fan having to travel to California and then to Texas after that without having weeks in advance to get reserve cheaper hotel rooms and air fare. It would be a shame if ... And how will Lane Kiffin function in Tuscaloosa? When Bama ...

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5003
August 30th, 2014
OK, so we have germs. But they're our unique germs - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

OK, so we have germs. But they're our unique germs
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Like Pigpen's trailing cloud of dust in the Peanuts comic strip, when three families moved — one of them from a hotel room to a house — it took about a day for the microbes in their new homes to closely resemble those in the old ones. "The speed at ...

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5002
August 29th, 2014
Zimbabwe 1st lady roils political scene with entry - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Zimbabwe 1st lady roils political scene with entry
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
At a public debate at a Harare hotel on Thursday night, a ZANU-PF panelist, Goodson Nguni, defended Mrs. Mugabe's entry into politics after several people accused Mugabe of creating a dynasty. "It is our right as ZANU-PF to choose President Mugabe to ...

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5001
August 29th, 2014
Woman pleads guilty to child endangerment for leaving newborn at Tuscaloosa ... - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Woman pleads guilty to child endangerment for leaving newborn at Tuscaloosa ...
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Tuscaloosa police said that Blankenship attempted to deliver the baby in a hotel room before calling 911. She used an alias and a non-existent Social Security number at DCH, according to the investigators. Hours after the boy was born, Blankenship was ...

5000
August 29th, 2014
AU football, Labor Day at lake are great for business - The Alexander City Outlook -

The Alexander City Outlook

AU football, Labor Day at lake are great for business
The Alexander City Outlook
Like most every area hotel on Highway 280, Hampton Inn in Alexander City is booked almost to capacity, which is a regular occurrence on football weekends. “We have had a couple of cancellations creating a few openings,” Sheila Freed, Hampton Inn ...

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4999
August 29th, 2014
Actor arrested with Jackie Chan's son released - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Actor arrested with Jackie Chan's son released
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Followed to his hotel by the press pack, a visibly agitated Ko challenged one reporter to a fight before retreating inside an elevator. Kai was considerably more composed at an afternoon news conference in which he appeared with his parents and agent ...

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4998
August 29th, 2014
CECIL HURT: SEC Network the winner this season - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

CECIL HURT: SEC Network the winner this season
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
It's an important game against a West Virginia team that is probably being undervalued and The Tuscaloosa News will have its usual in-depth coverage, maybe more than ever, in the next few days. But UA, and all the SEC teams were a part of history ...

4997
August 29th, 2014
Shades of Pigpen: We travel with our own germs - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Shades of Pigpen: We travel with our own germs
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Like Pigpen's trailing cloud of dust in the Peanuts comic strip, when three families moved — one of them from a hotel room to a house — it took about a day for the microbes in their new homes to closely resemble those in the old ones. "The speed at ...

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4996
August 28th, 2014
A brother seeks answers in 'The Look of Silence' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

A brother seeks answers in 'The Look of Silence'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"My mother would talk about it with me a little bit, because I was the replacement," he told The Associated Press in a Venice luxury hotel jarringly at odds with the horror he was describing. "But no one else in the village, in the community, none of ...

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4995
August 28th, 2014
Football season means big money for Montgomery - WSFA -

Football season means big money for Montgomery
WSFA
"Sports business is good business," said Craig Hillyard, General Manager of Renaissance Montgomery Hotel and Spa. The action on the ... Tuscaloosa says the economic impact for the community is about $17 million on a home game. Auburn also says that ...

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4994
August 28th, 2014
Woman who abandoned baby at DCH pleads guilty to using drugs during ... - Tuscaloosa Magazine (blog) -

Tuscaloosa Magazine (blog)

Woman who abandoned baby at DCH pleads guilty to using drugs during ...
Tuscaloosa Magazine (blog)
Tuscaloosa Police said that Blankenship attempted to deliver the baby in a hotel room before calling 911. She used an alias and a non-existent Social Security number at DCH, according to the investigators. Hours after the boy was born, Blankenship was ...

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4993
August 28th, 2014
US official warns Ebola outbreak will get worse - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

US official warns Ebola outbreak will get worse
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Canada also announced late Tuesday it was evacuating a three-member mobile laboratory team from Sierra Leone after people in their hotel were diagnosed with Ebola. The Public Agency of Canada said none of the team members was showing any signs ...

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4992
August 28th, 2014
Twitter, Instagram photos by fans could lead to $10K donation to Alabama ... - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Twitter, Instagram photos by fans could lead to $10K donation to Alabama ...
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... all-expenses paid trip for two to the inaugural College Football Playoff National Championship game. The winner will receive round-trip airfare, hotel accommodations, a $500 American Express gift card, and two tickets to the national championship game.

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4991
August 27th, 2014
David Ramsay a focal point of Greenville life - Greenville News -

David Ramsay a focal point of Greenville life
Greenville News
... he began his pastoral career with his wife, Mary. In the next 25 years, he served at three of the Southern Baptist Convention's largest churches: First Baptist, Tuscaloosa; Citadel Square in Charleston; and Grace Street Baptist in Richmond ...

4990
August 27th, 2014
Alabama Getaway - Hampshire Review (blog) -

Alabama Getaway
Hampshire Review (blog)
He now wears blue and gold to the pressers and has moved from his hotel room into a new, modern, environmentally friendly (Do the Friends of Coal know?) home. ... He lands in Tuscaloosa and, hopefully, brings down the Crimson Tide as well. Here's a ...

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4989
August 27th, 2014
Asia's old communities vanishing amid rapid growth - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Asia's old communities vanishing amid rapid growth
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
These include the 17th century "machiya" townhouses in Japan's ancient capital of Kyoto, Beijing's The Temple Hotel, an award-winning, four-year restoration effort, and the campaign to save the British colonial buildings of Yangon, Myanmar. But even ...

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4988
August 27th, 2014
Hurricane Cristobal heads toward Bermuda - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Hurricane Cristobal heads toward Bermuda
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Hotel owners and tourist operators in Bermuda were upset about the forecast, noting that August already has been one of the rainiest months in recent history for the British island territory. "It's been a ridiculous, endless amount of rain," said ...

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4987
August 27th, 2014
3rd doctor dies from Ebola in Sierra Leone - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

3rd doctor dies from Ebola in Sierra Leone
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Canada also announced late Tuesday it was evacuating a three-member mobile laboratory team from Sierra Leone after people in their hotel were diagnosed with Ebola. The Public Agency of Canada said none of the team members was showing any signs ...

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4986
August 27th, 2014
Tuscaloosa City Council action: Aug. 26 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tuscaloosa City Council action: Aug. 26
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
1303 to rezone the recently annexed 2.99 acres located at 4020 Greensboro Ave. from R-1 to BH at the request of Tuscaloosa Hotel Partners 1 LLC. Approved ABC application of Raji's Indian Cuisine LLC for restaurant retail liquor and on-premises retail ...

4985
August 27th, 2014
Retired professor writes university-inspired fiction novel - Virginia Tech Collegiate Times -

Retired professor writes university-inspired fiction novel
Virginia Tech Collegiate Times
“The University,” a fictional contemporary suspense story, was significantly influenced by Houck's formative years spent in Tuscaloosa, Ala. — home to the University of Alabama. Houck describes her upbringing in a college town as the book's ...

4984
August 26th, 2014
When We Build It, Will They Come? - Indianapolis Monthly -

Indianapolis Monthly

When We Build It, Will They Come?
Indianapolis Monthly
Perhaps so, but the public — paying for this $900 million package via increased taxes in restaurants, hotels and car rentals in Marion County and a 1 percent restaurant tax in seven neighboring counties — doesn't get emotional about convention ...

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4983
August 26th, 2014
10 new fall TV shows worthy of a first-night look - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

10 new fall TV shows worthy of a first-night look
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
This image released by ABC shows Anthony Anderson, left, and Laurence Fishburne in a scene from the comedy "Black-ish," premiering Sept. 24. (AP Photo/ABC, Adam Taylor). AP. By Frazier Moore Associated Press ...

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4982
August 26th, 2014
Napa earthquake hastens calls for warning system - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Napa earthquake hastens calls for warning system
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A worker removes an earthquake-damaged wine barrel from a barrel storage facility Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, in Napa, Calif. A powerful earthquake that struck the heart of California's wine country caught many people sound asleep, sending dressers, mirrors ...

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4981
August 26th, 2014
Lifelong Alabama fan Jacob Coker took the long road to competing for starting ... - AL.com -

Lifelong Alabama fan Jacob Coker took the long road to competing for starting ...
AL.com
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama — Seated at the round table in the crowded California hotel ballroom, Jacob Coker was a hub of activity. This was January and the injured Florida State quarterback endured a steady stream of reporters covering the BCS ...

4980
August 26th, 2014
Weapons convoys seen rolling in eastern Ukraine - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Weapons convoys seen rolling in eastern Ukraine
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Those fighters staying in Krasnodon's main hotel freely admit they don't take orders from local Ukrainian rebel commanders. They describe themselves as "volunteers" from Russia, only to later deny it with a wink. They do not say specifically who ...

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4979
August 25th, 2014
Kirk Herbstreit's 10 pieces of travel advice - SB Nation -

Kirk Herbstreit's 10 pieces of travel advice
SB Nation
KH: No, but honestly, you really do wake up in a hotel, take a wrong turn, and literally forget what hotel room number you're in because everyone has cards now. It's pretty embarrassing to ... places to eat in each? KH: In the SEC, I'd say Five Bar in ...

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4978
August 25th, 2014
Orange Watch: Part II — 2014 Syracuse football pre-season game-by-game ... - The Juice Online -

Orange Watch: Part II — 2014 Syracuse football pre-season game-by-game ...
The Juice Online
Coming off the emotion of falling to the top team in the nation, and playing only their second true road game, the SU players look like they missed their hotel wakeup call in Winston-Salem for the 12:30 kickoff against Wake Forest falling behind early ...

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4977
August 25th, 2014
Baton Rouge hotel tax revenues post gains - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Baton Rouge hotel tax revenues post gains
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
(AP) — Tax receipts generated from hotel occupancy in East Baton Rouge Parish jumped by more than 35 percent in May, and by 12 percent in June over the same periods in 2013. The occupancy tax is the sole source of funding for Visit Baton Rouge, which ...

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4976
August 25th, 2014
LOOKING BACK: News from 1914 - Tuscaloosa Magazine (blog) -

LOOKING BACK: News from 1914
Tuscaloosa Magazine (blog)
Later the entire crowd went to the Tutwiler Hotel where they were greeted by large numbers of Birmingham people. The Tuscaloosa plant of the Southern Pickle Company would make its first shipment consisting of 60 barrels of cucumbers in brine. Manager ...

4975
August 24th, 2014
MILITARY NEWS: 8/24 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

MILITARY NEWS: 8/24
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Coar is the son of Leticia D. and Roosevelt E. Coar Jr. of Birmingham and brother of Taylor D. Coar of Tuscaloosa. He is a 2008 graduate of Minor High School. He earned a bachelor's degree in 2012 from the University ... USS Missouri (BB-63 ...

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4974
August 23rd, 2014
China shuts down Beijing Independent Film Festival - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

China shuts down Beijing Independent Film Festival
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He said local authorities initially agreed to have the festival moved to a town farther out in neighboring Hebei province, but that the management of the hotel where reservations were made informed him on Friday that police did not allow the hotel to ...

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4973
August 23rd, 2014
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid apologizes for jokes at Asian business event - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid apologizes for jokes at Asian business event
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Harry Reid, D-Nev., take the stage during the Asian Chamber of Commerce's monthly lunch at the Gold Coast casino-hotel in Las Vegas. Reid, the Democratic Senate Majority Leader, apologized Friday, for jokes he made about Asians during the luncheon.

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4972
August 22nd, 2014
Kathy Griffin to Nicki Minaj: I want a booty challenge - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Kathy Griffin to Nicki Minaj: I want a booty challenge
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - This June 22, 2014 file photo shows host Kathy Griffin on stage at the 41st annual Daytime Emmy Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. The 53-year-old comedian said after watching the eye-popping, rump-shaking music video ...

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4971
August 22nd, 2014
AROUND TOWN: Aug. 21 - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

AROUND TOWN: Aug. 21
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Art with Friends: 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Tuscaloosa Museum of Art: Home of the Westervelt Collection, 1400 Jack Warner Parkway N.E. Light hors d'oeuvres and beverages will be served. Call William Hawkins at 205-562-5296. Lake Tuscaloosa Opry: 7-11 p.m. ...

4970
August 22nd, 2014
Alabama federal judge could avoid prosecution in Atlanta - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama federal judge could avoid prosecution in Atlanta
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
This photo provided Monday, Aug. 11, 2014 by the Fulton County Sheriff's Office, shows U.S. District Court Judge Mark Fuller after his arrest on a misdemeanor battery charge in Atlanta. Fuller, known for sentencing a former Alabama governor to prison ...

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4969
August 22nd, 2014
Judge drops rape charge against ex-Tigers pitcher - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Judge drops rape charge against ex-Tigers pitcher
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Evan Reed appears at his preliminary hearing on a sexual assault charge Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, in Detroit. Reed, a Detroit Tigers minor league pitcher is accused of sexually assaulting a woman at a downtown Detroit hotel. He's charged with third ...

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4968
August 22nd, 2014
New sushi restaurant approved for downtown Tuscaloosa - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

New sushi restaurant approved for downtown Tuscaloosa
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
“We were very excited to get approved by the commission,” said Jennifer Mims, president of Jinsei. Mims, who also presides over the company that is opening the Asian-themed Maki Fresh restaurant in Tuscaloosa next month, said that if all goes according ...

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4967
August 21st, 2014
Police: Room disagreement preceded Bali killing - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Police: Room disagreement preceded Bali killing
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
BALI, Indonesia (AP) — Police investigating an American couple suspected of killing the woman's mother at a resort hotel on Indonesia's Bali island said Thursday the three had a disagreement over who was paying for the rooms, but that a motive for the ...

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4966
August 21st, 2014
Arrested Alabama federal judge embarrassed, entering treatment - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Arrested Alabama federal judge embarrassed, entering treatment
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
10 and charged him with misdemeanor battery after his wife called 911 from a hotel and said he was beating her. Mark Fuller told police his wife became violent as she confronted him with allegations of cheating. Fuller was released from jail and is ...

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4965
August 20th, 2014
2 Americans arrested in Bali under suicide watch - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

2 Americans arrested in Bali under suicide watch
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The body of Mack's 62-year-old mother, Sheila von Wiese-Mack, was found last week inside a suitcase in the trunk of a taxi in front of an upscale Bali hotel. The couple was arrested the following day at a hotel about 10 kilometers (six miles) away ...

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4964
August 20th, 2014
Singer Ray J denies crimes at Beverly Hills hotel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Singer Ray J denies crimes at Beverly Hills hotel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
16, 2014 file photo, Ray J attends the Los Angeles premiere of "Sparkle" at Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles. On Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, the singer pleaded not guilty to groping a woman at a Beverly Hills hotel bar and resisting arrest afterward.

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4963
August 20th, 2014
Texas Gov. Perry booked on abuse of power charges - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Texas Gov. Perry booked on abuse of power charges
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Perry did not attend Monday's unveiling of his new all-star defense team at an upscale Austin hotel. But they said the longest-serving governor in Texas history won't hide from the charges, and promised to publicize when Perry will complete the ...

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4962
August 20th, 2014
Writing The Storm and the Tide was a deeply personal experience - SI.com -

Writing The Storm and the Tide was a deeply personal experience
SI.com
Sitting in a hotel room in Montgomery, Ala., not far from her home in tiny Wetumpka, we talked for hours about her beautiful daughter and the tornado that took her life. She was so courageously honest and forthcoming -- as were all of the main ...

4961
August 19th, 2014
Get Behind Me Saban: An Excerpt From 'Season of Saturdays' - RollingStone.com -

Get Behind Me Saban: An Excerpt From 'Season of Saturdays'
RollingStone.com
One year later, the morning after Saban's Alabama team embarrassed Notre Dame to win his third national championship over the course of four seasons, I was again sitting in a hotel ballroom, watching Saban summon yet another photograph smile while ...

4960
August 19th, 2014
State news in brief - The Recorder (subscription) -

State news in brief
The Recorder (subscription)
Lawson pleaded guilty in June to assault for punching Jason McNeil of Tuscaloosa, Alabama, in the face during a concert in July 2013 at Darien Lake Theme Park. Lawson admitted he punched McNeil after he mistook him for another man who groped his wife ...

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4959
August 19th, 2014
Lane Kiffin's Next 5 Ways of Cheating - LostLettermen.com -

LostLettermen.com

Lane Kiffin's Next 5 Ways of Cheating
LostLettermen.com
So why not bring him back down to Tuscaloosa for a few starts? Pulling the bait and switch will solve 'Bama's quarterback issues, and Kiffin has experience with ... All he needs do is order a batch of Homewreckers from Moe's Southwest Grill under a ...

4958
August 19th, 2014
Niche, mainstream sellers carry kale into beauty - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Niche, mainstream sellers carry kale into beauty
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The spas the company supplies were not a tough sell and include the Four Seasons Hotel in Westlake Village, California, and the Go Green Organic Spa in lower Manhattan. "They loved the idea of a superfood," Baresh said. "Kale is the new go-to for the ...

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4957
August 19th, 2014
Country Crue: Nashville embraces heavy metal - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Country Crue: Nashville embraces heavy metal
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
First, the subject of a country ballad isn't that far from the life of a rock 'n' roller, the blond lead singer said as he sat in a Nashville, Tennessee, hotel next to guitarist Sixx. "You're young and you go out drinking, drugging and writing songs ...

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4956
August 19th, 2014
Texas Gov. Rick Perry assembles high-powered legal team - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Texas Gov. Rick Perry assembles high-powered legal team
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Perry did not attend Monday's unveiling of his new all-star defense team at an upscale Austin hotel. But they said the longest-serving governor in Texas history won't hide from the charges, and promised to publicize when Perry will complete the ...

and more »
4955
August 19th, 2014
Get Behind Me Saban: Read an Excerpt From 'Season of Saturdays' - RollingStone.com -

RollingStone.com

Get Behind Me Saban: Read an Excerpt From 'Season of Saturdays'
RollingStone.com
One year later, the morning after Saban's Alabama team embarrassed Notre Dame to win his third national championship over the course of four seasons, I was again sitting in a hotel ballroom, watching Saban summon yet another photograph smile while ...

4954
August 19th, 2014
The Storm and the Tide: a look back at tornados that ravaged Tuscaloosa - SI.com -

The Storm and the Tide: a look back at tornados that ravaged Tuscaloosa
SI.com
On the morning of April 27, 2011, Loryn was in her rented three-bedroom house at 51 Beverly Heights in Tuscaloosa, a house shaded by oak and pine trees that stretched 80 feet into the sky; Loryn shared the place with two roommates. Her final test of ...

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4953
August 19th, 2014
Batavia Morning News Summary: Aug 19, 2014 - WBTA -

Batavia Morning News Summary: Aug 19, 2014
WBTA
Prosecutor Robert Zickel says McNeil, who now lives in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, will suffer the effects of the punch for the rest of his life. The Genesee County Sheriff's Office releases the names of those involved in a weekend ATV crash that sent ...

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4952
August 19th, 2014
Texas Gov. Perry assembles high-powered legal team - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Texas Gov. Perry assembles high-powered legal team
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Perry did not attend Monday's unveiling of his new all-star defense team at an upscale Austin hotel. But they said the longest-serving governor in Texas history won't hide from the charges, and promised to publicize when Perry will complete the ...

and more »
4951
August 19th, 2014
Source: Craig Ferguson to launch new talk show - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Source: Craig Ferguson to launch new talk show
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this April 30, 2013, file photo, comedian Craig Ferguson poses at the Cool Comedy's Hot Cuisine Benefit for the Scleroderma Research Foundation at the Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. Ferguson will host a new syndicated game show, ...

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4950
August 18th, 2014
No. 20 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: Toronto - Bleacher Report -

Bleacher Report

No. 20 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: Toronto
Bleacher Report
How much does where you live matter as a sports fan? The short answer is: It depends. If you're an Alabama football fan, there's no better place to live than Tuscaloosa. If you're a Red Sox fan, there's no worse place to live than New York City. But ...

4949
August 18th, 2014
Man with many piercings denied entry to Dubai - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Man with many piercings denied entry to Dubai
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Buchholz, an information technology professional from Dortmund, Germany, had been scheduled to appear at the Cirque le Soir nightclub in Dubai's Fairmont Hotel on Friday. The club opened in 2011 and promises a little bit of everything: "Stilt walkers, ...

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4948
August 17th, 2014
MILITARY NEWS: Aug.17 - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

MILITARY NEWS: Aug.17
Tuscaloosa Magazine
USS Missouri (BB-63) Association: Shipmates who served aboard the battleship USS Missouri (BB-63) will hold the 41st annual reunion at the Ramada Gateway Hotel in Kissimmee, Fla., on Sept. 17-23. All veterans and interested parties along with their ...

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4947
August 17th, 2014
MILITARY NEWS: Aug.17 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

MILITARY NEWS: Aug.17
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
USS Missouri (BB-63) Association: Shipmates who served aboard the battleship USS Missouri (BB-63) will hold the 41st annual reunion at the Ramada Gateway Hotel in Kissimmee, Fla., on Sept. 17-23. All veterans and interested parties along with their ...

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4946
August 17th, 2014
University of Alabama football team kicks off in Atlanta on August 30 - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

University of Alabama football team kicks off in Atlanta on August 30
Tuscaloosa Magazine
9/5/09 -- Atlanta, GA -- Alabama fans (L/R)Jeff Galati , Caroline Humpreville, Michael Schmidt, Katelyn Shaver and Austin Sheffield celebrate during the final minutes of Alabama's 34-24 victory over Virginia Tech during the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game in ...

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4945
August 17th, 2014
Lanier Class of '64 reunites for 50-year celebration - Montgomery Advertiser -

Lanier Class of '64 reunites for 50-year celebration
Montgomery Advertiser
... Florida; Mike Harris and his wife, Linda, from Tuscaloosa; Lynda Adams Taylor and her husband, Raymond, from Troy; Judy Mracek Ford of Wetumpka; Donna Faust Mullins and her husband, Patrick, of Prattville; and Lynn Williamson Weissman and Ronnie ...

4944
August 17th, 2014
Out-of-town gator hunters adapt and overcome to make mark at check-in - AL.com -

Out-of-town gator hunters adapt and overcome to make mark at check-in
AL.com
View full sizeRusty Jones and his dad Terry Jones of Birmingham were part of a crew that also included PJ Talley of Tuscaloosa and Kenneth Crob of Silverhill that bagged this 10-foot, half-inch, 277-pounder early Saturday morning. (Jeff Dute/jdute@al ...

4943
August 16th, 2014
Building fail sheds light on N. Korean priorities - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Building fail sheds light on N. Korean priorities
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In a country that sorely needs to improve its basic infrastructure, there is no public debate over whether North Korea really needs a new luxury ski resort, or a 105-story pyramid-shaped hotel that has been a Pyongyang landmark for more than 20 years ...

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4942
August 16th, 2014
Hitchhiking robot charms its way across Canada - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Hitchhiking robot charms its way across Canada
Tuscaloosa Magazine
He said he has arranged a canoe welcome, high tea at the Empress Hotel and ferry ride to Seattle. Smith said his team monitors hitchBOT via GPS and social media but drivers have been in control of where they take it and leave it. Smith said the team ...

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4941
August 15th, 2014
Arrested Alabama federal judge keeps getting $200K salary - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Arrested Alabama federal judge keeps getting $200K salary
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Atlanta police arrested Fuller, 55, early Sunday and charged him with misdemeanor battery after his wife called 911 from a hotel and said he was beating her. Mark Fuller told police that his wife became violent as she confronted him with allegations of ...

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4940
August 15th, 2014
Settlement reached in death of UA student killed following natio - WSFA.com ... - WSFA -

Settlement reached in death of UA student killed following natio - WSFA.com ...
WSFA
The group woke up early the next morning to make the trip back to Tuscaloosa. As the vehicle they were traveling in came through Montgomery, it collided with a charter bus on Interstate 65 that was carrying University of Alabama cheerleaders. Baine was ...

4939
August 15th, 2014
2 deaths overshadow end of Chess Olympiad - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

2 deaths overshadow end of Chess Olympiad
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
STOCKHOLM (AP) — A major international chess tournament in northern Norway ended on a grim note, with one player dying in the middle of a game and another found dead in a hotel room, organizers said Friday. A 67-year-old member of the Seychelles ...

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4938
August 15th, 2014
Brandon Bunn at home in News Sentinel Open - Knoxville News Sentinel -

Brandon Bunn at home in News Sentinel Open
Knoxville News Sentinel
“We'll be at a hotel and our bus will be parked outside. We'll be in the middle of nowhere, so we'll be real low key. But fans will drive by and see our bus and they'll be knocking on the bus and screaming our names and stuff, just because they found ...

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4937
August 15th, 2014
Review: New tricks can't rescue 'Expendables 3' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Review: New tricks can't rescue 'Expendables 3'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Yes, the shoot-'em-up action from director Patrick Hughes and cinematographer Peter Menzies Jr. is as tight as a "Call of Duty" match-up, especially the brainless, bloodless climatic battle through an abandoned Eastern European hotel complex. However ...

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4936
August 14th, 2014
'The Giver' arrives, after a two-decade journey - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

'The Giver' arrives, after a two-decade journey
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"It was kind of unnerving," said Lowry, sipping tea in a Manhattan hotel this week. And yet, both Lowry and Bridges agree, maybe it's good that it took so long. "At first I was saying, Oh darn," Bridges said, using a saltier term. "We missed the boat ...

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4935
August 14th, 2014
US jobless aid applications rise to 311000 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

US jobless aid applications rise to 311000
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012, file photo, Carmen Nazario of Albany, N.Y., fills out an employment application during a job fair at the Marriott Hotel in Colonie, N.Y. The Labor Department reports on the number of people who applied for ...

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4934
August 14th, 2014
Judge: Chris Brown doing well since jail release - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Judge: Chris Brown doing well since jail release
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
R&B singer Chris Brown appears at a probation progress hearing in Los Angeles Superior Court after he pleaded guilty to assaulting his then-girlfriend, Rihanna, Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Kevork Djansezian, Pool). AP. The Associated Press ...

4933
August 14th, 2014
Few historic stagecoach inns and taverns survive across Alabama, take a tour - Press-Register - al.com -

Few historic stagecoach inns and taverns survive across Alabama, take a tour
Press-Register - al.com
SOMERVILLE, Alabama – Joe Crawford greets strangers at his door with exuberant Southern hospitality, which is fitting for a man who lives on land where a roadside inn once stood. Slipping shoes on his socked feet, he comes out to his nicely manicured ...

4932
August 14th, 2014
Alabama featured on 1 of 5 Sports Illustrated college football preview covers - AL.com -

Alabama featured on 1 of 5 Sports Illustrated college football preview covers
AL.com
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama -- Once again, Alabama is Sports Illustrated's choice from the SEC to gloss the cover of one of its college football preview magazines. One year after T.J. Yeldon was featured, star Crimson Tide wide receiver Amari Cooper is shown ...

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4931
August 13th, 2014
No new cases for arrested Alabama federal judge - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

No new cases for arrested Alabama federal judge
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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4930
August 13th, 2014
Co-host of MSNBC show 'Morning Joe' to speak at University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Co-host of MSNBC show 'Morning Joe' to speak at University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
23 at the Hotel Capstone and other panels about Alabama culture and the media. The Blackburn Institute was founded in 1994 with the aim of developing a network of leaders who understand the challenges that face the state of Alabama. Each year, around ...

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4929
August 13th, 2014
Pyramid Oil Company and Yuma Energy, Inc. Announce Record Dates and ... - Power Engineering Magazine -

Pyramid Oil Company and Yuma Energy, Inc. Announce Record Dates and ...
Power Engineering Magazine
The meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 10, 2014, at 9:00 a.m., local time, at the Hotel Granduca, 1080 Uptown Park Boulevard, Houston, Texas 77056. Yuma stockholders of record at the close of business on Monday, August 11, 2014, will be ...

4928
August 13th, 2014
SCLC Conference will continue its legacy of leadership: guest opinion - The Huntsville Times - al.com -

SCLC Conference will continue its legacy of leadership: guest opinion
The Huntsville Times - al.com
The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Rev. Ralph David Abernathy, Rev. Fred Lee Shuttlesworth, Rev. Joseph Echols Lowery and several fearless people of faith gathered 57 years ago in New Orleans to launch the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, ...

4927
August 13th, 2014
Lauren Bacall, sultry-voiced actress, dead at 89 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Lauren Bacall, sultry-voiced actress, dead at 89
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Leaving Humphrey Bogart's hotel room, Bacall — a lanky figure with flowing blond hair and a stunning face — murmured: “You don't have to say anything, and you don't have to do anything. Not a thing. Oh, maybe just whistle. You know how to whistle ...

4926
August 13th, 2014
Athens Olympics leave mixed legacy, 10 years later - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Athens Olympics leave mixed legacy, 10 years later
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
This year, private investors won a tender to develop the entire area into a residential, commercial, hotel and leisure center, in a 7 billion-euro investment. Greek Olympic Committee head Spyros Capralos, a senior member of the 2004 organizing ...

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4925
August 13th, 2014
Mount Kilimanjaro: The Battle and Experience - CardPlayer.com (blog) -

Mount Kilimanjaro: The Battle and Experience
CardPlayer.com (blog)
I made it to our hotel and Jesse and Paul helped me keep my sanity. I was additionally calmed by the director of the tour .... Shannon Shorr is a professional poker player from Tuscaloosa, Alabama. He finished fourth in the Card Player 2006 Player of ...

4924
August 12th, 2014
Pyramid Oil Company and Yuma Energy, Inc. Announce Record Dates and ... - Yahoo Finance UK -

Pyramid Oil Company and Yuma Energy, Inc. Announce Record Dates and ...
Yahoo Finance UK
The meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 10, 2014, at 9:00 a.m., local time, at the Hotel Granduca, 1080 Uptown Park Boulevard, Houston, Texas 77056. Yuma stockholders of record at the close of business on Monday, August 11, 2014, will be ...

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4923
August 12th, 2014
Chase Rice Ignites 2014 - Pollstar -

Chase Rice Ignites 2014
Pollstar
6 – Deadwood, S.D., Deadwood Mountain Grand Hotel& Casino Sept. 9 – York, Pa., York Fairgrounds (York Fair) Sept. ... 18 – Tuscaloosa, Ala., Tuscaloosa, Amphitheater (appearing with Darius Rucker) Sept. 19 – New Orleans, La., Champions Square ...

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4922
August 12th, 2014
IHG Signs Nine Hotel Indigo® Agreements In First Seven Months Of 2014 - MarketWatch -

Travel Daily News International

IHG Signs Nine Hotel Indigo® Agreements In First Seven Months Of 2014
MarketWatch
... unique neighborhoods with an interesting story to tell that fit with the Hotel Indigo boutique offering: Seattle; Baltimore; Austin and El Paso, Texas; Orange Beach and Tuscaloosa, Ala.; Gainesville, Fla., and two hotels in Atlanta, where the brand ...
IHG signs nine Hotel Indigo deals in 2014 Atlanta Business Chronicle
Hotel Indigo officially announces Downtown El Paso location El Paso Times

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4921
August 12th, 2014
Asbestos pushed in Asia as product for the poor - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Asbestos pushed in Asia as product for the poor
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
But the industry executives at the asbestos conference, held in a luxury New Delhi hotel, said the risks are overblown. Instead, they described their business as a form of social welfare for hundreds of thousands of impoverished Indians still living in ...

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4920
August 12th, 2014
John Kerry stayed at US-blacklisted Myanmar hotel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

John Kerry stayed at US-blacklisted Myanmar hotel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — The U.S. says Secretary of State John Kerry wasn't breaking any rules when he stayed in a hotel owned by a tycoon blacklisted by the U.S. because of ties with Myanmar's former military regime. Cronies own almost all the biggest ...

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4919
August 12th, 2014
Philly has early edge in Democratic convention bid - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Philly has early edge in Democratic convention bid
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
DNC members will be in the City of Brotherly Love for two days starting Wednesday to review potential venues, hotels and transportation options for the estimated 50,000 delegates, party activists and media expected for the convention. Visits to the ...

4918
August 12th, 2014
Comedian Robin Williams, known for 'Mork and Mindy', 'Mrs. Doubtfire' and ... - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Comedian Robin Williams, known for 'Mork and Mindy', 'Mrs. Doubtfire' and ...
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
During a 1989 chat with The Associated Press, he could barely stay seated in his hotel room, or even mention the film he was supposed to promote, as he free-associated about comedy and the cosmos. “There's an Ice Age coming,” he said. “But the good ...

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4917
August 12th, 2014
Alabama federal judge accused of hitting wife in argument - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama federal judge accused of hitting wife in argument
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Kelli Fuller was treated at the hotel by paramedics but refused to be taken to a hospital. Police say the judge was on the bed when they entered the room, which smelled of alcohol. There was broken glass and hair on the floor. Blood was discovered in ...

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4916
August 12th, 2014
Jeff Goldblum and band to perform at Cafe Carlyle - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Jeff Goldblum and band to perform at Cafe Carlyle
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
NEW YORK (AP) — Jeff Goldblum is coming back to New York but not to act — he'll be singing. The Cafe Carlyle said the "Jurassic Park" star will perform Sept. 16-20 with his jazz band, The Mildred Snitzer Orchestra. The actor has sung and played piano ...

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4915
August 11th, 2014
Alabama judge out of jail after battery arrest - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama judge out of jail after battery arrest
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He faces a misdemeanor battery charge after Atlanta police responded early Sunday to a reported altercation with his wife at the Ritz-Carlton hotel. A magistrate judge set a $5,000 bond. Fuller is due back in court Aug. 22. A nominee of President George W.

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4914
August 11th, 2014
Federal Judge Charged with Battery - WVAS -

Federal Judge Charged with Battery
WVAS
An Atlanta Police spokeswoman said 55-year-old U.S. District Judge Mark Fuller was arrested early Sunday morning after a reported altercation at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Atlanta. Police said the woman, whose name was withheld, was treated but ... at ...

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4913
August 11th, 2014
Reagan aide Jim Brady's death ruled homicide - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Reagan aide Jim Brady's death ruled homicide
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Hinckley Jr. attempted to assassinate Reagan outside the Washington Hilton Hotel on March 30, 1981, just two months into the new president's term. Reagan nearly died from a chest wound. Three others, including Brady, were struck by bullets from ...

4912
August 11th, 2014
Charges in Jim Brady's homicide could prove tough - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Charges in Jim Brady's homicide could prove tough
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Hinckley Jr. attempted to assassinate Reagan outside the Washington Hilton Hotel on March 30, 1981, just two months into the new president's term. Reagan nearly died from a chest wound. Three others, including Brady, were struck by bullets from ...

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4911
August 11th, 2014
Philly history may hold Democratic convention edge - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Philly history may hold Democratic convention edge
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
DNC members will be in the City of Brotherly Love for two days starting Wednesday to review potential venues, hotels and transportation options for the estimated 50,000 delegates, party activists and media expected for the convention. Visits to the ...

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4910
August 11th, 2014
Federal judge who presided over Siegelman, Scrushy bribery trial arrested in ... - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Federal judge who presided over Siegelman, Scrushy bribery trial arrested in ...
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
ATLANTA | Police say an Alabama federal judge accused of assaulting his wife at an Atlanta hotel has been charged with battery. Atlanta Police spokeswoman Kim Jones says 55-year-old U.S. District Court Judge Mark Fuller was arrested early Sunday ...

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4909
August 10th, 2014
Reagan aide Jim Brady's death ruled homicide - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Reagan aide Jim Brady's death ruled homicide
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Hinckley Jr. attempted to assassinate Reagan outside the Washington Hilton Hotel on March 30, 1981, just two months into the new president's term. Reagan nearly died from a chest wound. Three others, including Brady, were struck by bullets from ...

and more »
4908
August 8th, 2014
Crimson Tide Fans Encouraged to Support The University of Alabama in College ... - rolltide.com -

Crimson Tide Fans Encouraged to Support The University of Alabama in College ...
rolltide.com
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - As part of the 10th annual College Colors Day celebration, The University of Alabama is participating in the Spirit Cup competition and is asking for fan support to help win this year's cup. Prizes include a $10,000 donation towards ...

4907
August 8th, 2014
The Film Strip: Arlen Escarpeta on 'Into the Storm' and Playing Bobby Brown - Eurweb.com -

Eurweb.com

The Film Strip: Arlen Escarpeta on 'Into the Storm' and Playing Bobby Brown
Eurweb.com
At the London Hotel in New York City this week, Escarpeta, cast members Richard Armitage, Sarah Wayne Callies, Jeremy Sumpter, and director Steven Quale had some real life frightening stories to tell The Film Strip. Was it hard to wrap your head around ...

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4906
August 8th, 2014
Etihad buys 49 percent of loss-making Alitalia - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Etihad buys 49 percent of loss-making Alitalia
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Etihad Airways CEO James Hogan announced the three-year plan to completely reboot the Alitalia brand at a press conference at a Rome hotel, saying it was a strong airline but "a poor business financially" that needed to be turned around. "If we didn't ...

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4905
August 8th, 2014
Vietnam veterans speak on effects of Agent Orange - Kansas.com -

Vietnam veterans speak on effects of Agent Orange
Kansas.com
About 200 veterans from across the nation attended the meeting, sponsored by Vietnam Veterans of America, at the Hyatt Regency hotel. One after another, they cataloged a long list of ailments – children born with birth defects, learning disabilities ...

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4904
August 7th, 2014
IHG Signs Nine Hotel IndigoB. Agreements In First Seven Months Of 2014 - CNNMoney -

IHG Signs Nine Hotel IndigoB. Agreements In First Seven Months Of 2014
CNNMoney
... unique neighborhoods with an interesting story to tell that fit with the Hotel Indigo boutique offering: Seattle; Baltimore; Austin and El Paso, Texas; Orange Beach and Tuscaloosa, Ala.; Gainesville, Fla., and two hotels in Atlanta, where the brand ...

4903
August 7th, 2014
Hotel Indigo officially announces Downtown El Paso location - El Paso Times -

Travel Daily News International

Hotel Indigo officially announces Downtown El Paso location
El Paso Times
El Paso is one of nine new Hotel Indigo locations announced by InterContinental Wednesday. The others will be in Austin, Seattle, Baltimore, Gainesville, Fla., Tuscaloosa and Orange Beach, Ala., and two additional locations in Atlanta, where the brand ...
IHG signs nine Hotel Indigo deals in 2014 Atlanta Business Chronicle
IHG Signs Nine Hotel Indigo® Agreements In First Seven Months Of 2014 MarketWatch

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4902
August 7th, 2014
Ceremony marks Home2 Suites project downtown; 113-room hotel being built ... - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Ceremony marks Home2 Suites project downtown; 113-room hotel being built ...
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
“We looked at a lot of sites (in Tuscaloosa) and this one is the best,” he told a gathering of business leaders and government officials as they ceremoniously broke ground downtown for a $13 million, 113-room Home2 Suites by Hilton. The hotel is being ...

4901
August 7th, 2014
Judge: Birmingham man won't get second chance at bond in 2013 shooting ... - The Birmingham News - al.com -

Judge: Birmingham man won't get second chance at bond in 2013 shooting ...
The Birmingham News - al.com
The judge last month also ruled Sailes was competent to stand trial after an evaluation at Taylor Hardin Secure Medical Facility in Tuscaloosa. Taylor Hardin, operated by the Alabama Department of Mental Health, is responsible for providing psychiatric ...

4900
August 6th, 2014
IHG Signs Nine Hotel Indigo(R) Agreements In First Seven Months Of 2014 - Wall Street Journal -

IHG Signs Nine Hotel Indigo(R) Agreements In First Seven Months Of 2014
Wall Street Journal
... unique neighborhoods with an interesting story to tell that fit with the Hotel Indigo boutique offering: Seattle; Baltimore; Austin and El Paso, Texas; Orange Beach and Tuscaloosa, Ala.; Gainesville, Fla., and two hotels in Atlanta, where the brand ...

4899
August 6th, 2014
Ceremony marks Home2 Suites project downtown; 113-room hotel being built ... - Tuscaloosa News -

Ceremony marks Home2 Suites project downtown; 113-room hotel being built ...
Tuscaloosa News
Foundation work should start within a few weeks, according to Harrison Construction of Tuscaloosa, which has partnered with Ebco General Contractor Ltd. of Texas to build the four-story hotel. Home2 Suites is the second going up downtown. The Embassy ...

4898
August 6th, 2014
IHG signs nine Hotel Indigo deals in 2014 - Atlanta Business Chronicle -

IHG signs nine Hotel Indigo deals in 2014
Atlanta Business Chronicle
The other hotels will open in markets including Seattle; Baltimore; Austin and El Paso, Texas; Orange beach and Tuscaloosa, Ala.; and Gainesville, Fla. The Hotel Indigo brand launched in Atlanta about 10 years ago. Today, there are 58 hotels open under ...
IHG Signs Nine Hotel Indigo® Agreements In First Seven Months Of 2014 MarketWatch

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4897
August 6th, 2014
Ceremony marks Home2 Suites project downtown; 113-room hotel being built ... - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Ceremony marks Home2 Suites project downtown; 113-room hotel being built ...
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Foundation work should start within a few weeks, according to Harrison Construction of Tuscaloosa, which has partnered with Ebco General Contractor Ltd. of Texas to build the four-story hotel. Home2 Suites is the second going up downtown. The Embassy ...

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4896
August 6th, 2014
Can Africa keep its economic winning streak alive? - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Can Africa keep its economic winning streak alive?
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Marriott International last year agreed to buy Protea Hospitality of South Africa, a 116-hotel chain in seven sub-Saharan African countries. Cummins, based in Columbus, Indiana, has enjoyed double-digit sales growth this year in supplying power ...

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4895
August 5th, 2014
Jim Brady dies: Reagan aide, gun control advocate - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

New York Daily News

Jim Brady dies: Reagan aide, gun control advocate
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Brady undertook a personal crusade for gun control after he suffered a devastating head wound outside the Washington Hilton Hotel on March 30, 1981. A federal law requiring a background check on handgun buyers bears Brady's name. Although Brady ...
Former White House press secretary Jim Brady dies Tuscaloosa Magazine

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4894
August 5th, 2014
LETTER: Counterfeit ticket law is laughable - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

LETTER: Counterfeit ticket law is laughable
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
If Tuscaloosa really wants to do something to stop the proliferation of counterfeit tickets, the answer is to change the existing laws. Selling counterfeit or stolen tickets is a misdemeanor, with a fine of a little over $100. If it were a felony with ...

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4893
August 5th, 2014
Former White House press secretary Jim Brady dies - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Former White House press secretary Jim Brady dies
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Brady undertook a personal crusade for gun control after he suffered a devastating head wound outside the Washington Hilton Hotel on March 30, 1981. A federal law requiring a background check on handgun buyers bears Brady's name. Although Brady ...

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4892
August 4th, 2014
Nick Saban's Influence Already Apparent in Lane Kiffin - Bleacher Report -

Bleacher Report

Nick Saban's Influence Already Apparent in Lane Kiffin
Bleacher Report
"So I took my vacation in Tuscaloosa here for eight days at the Capstone Hotel," Kiffin said on Sunday, referencing the on-campus hotel at Alabama. Kiffin claims those eight days had nothing to do with his hiring eight more days after Alabama's 45-31 ...
Kiffin May Be More Changed Than Tide Offense BamaMag.com (subscription)

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4891
August 4th, 2014
CLUB MEETINGS AND EVENTS: Aug. 3 - Tuscaloosa News -

CLUB MEETINGS AND EVENTS: Aug. 3
Tuscaloosa News
Bama's Action Civitan Club: Noon Monday at Hotel Capstone, 320 Paul W. Bryant Drive. New members ... Civil Air Patrol Tuscaloosa Squadron: Senior members meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Tuscaloosa Airport Terminal Building, 7601 Robert Cardinal Drive.

4890
August 4th, 2014
Tuscaloosa Public Library prepares for new school year - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tuscaloosa Public Library prepares for new school year
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Librarians Jennie Kemp and Emily Judd of the Tuscaloosa Public Library discuss a photo of the old McLester Hotel on the Tuscaloosa Virtual Museum website. As area children head back to school this week, library officials are reminding parents of the ...

4889
August 4th, 2014
Kiffin May Be More Changed Than Tide Offense - BamaMag.com (subscription) -

Kiffin May Be More Changed Than Tide Offense
BamaMag.com (subscription)
So I took my vacation in Tuscaloosa here for eight days at the Capstone Hotel. “It was just interesting to come in and not have to work as far as running meetings as a head coach.” He said he was able to “just sit back and look at the entire program ...

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4888
August 3rd, 2014
Hotels see oil boom - McComb Enterprise Journal -

Hotels see oil boom
McComb Enterprise Journal
In one phone call, an oil industry official offered to book all 75 rooms of the Ramada Inn in McComb for six straight months to provide lodging for its workers. Requests like this are coming with increased frequency over the last three months and ...

4887
August 3rd, 2014
BUSINESS SCENE: Aug. 3 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

BUSINESS SCENE: Aug. 3
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The 113-room extended-stay hotel will be built in the 2600 block of University Boulevard. ... The Home Builders Association of Tuscaloosa Inc. has completed its 2014 HBAT Tuscaloosa Build Back Project House at 1616 12th St. E., Tuscaloosa. The house is ...

4886
August 2nd, 2014
Minor league pitcher charged with sexual assault - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Minor league pitcher charged with sexual assault
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Reed is accused of an act of penetration through force or coercion at the MotorCity Casino Hotel on March 30. Worthy says the 45-year-old woman felt odd after consuming alcohol earlier at a bar in suburban Detroit. Defense lawyer Ben Gonek says his ...

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4885
August 2nd, 2014
Top 5: Uptown grand opening, new jobs report and more freedom fo ... - Alabama's13.com -

Top 5: Uptown grand opening, new jobs report and more freedom fo ...
Alabama's13.com
The city's new Westin Hotel is also located in Uptown. 2. Julia Tutwiler Prison for Women in Wetumka has a new security system that features more than 300 cameras. Officials say the new system is designed to keep both inmates and employees safe.

4884
August 2nd, 2014
Tropical Storm Bertha approaches Caribbean - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Tropical Storm Bertha approaches Caribbean
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Nadia Thorpe, with Little Arches Boutique Hotel in Barbados, said in a phone interview that the restaurant would be closed for safety and guests would be given sandwiches and snacks instead. However, she noted the storm had not yet generated much rain ...

4883
August 2nd, 2014
Justice delayed is pondered in Cambodia - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Justice delayed is pondered in Cambodia
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
SOK SAMBOUR, 25, a hotel receptionist: "One of my uncles was killed because of a very small offense. A pair of his trousers was torn, and he asked my mom to sew it, but the Khmer Rouge found out and accused him of violating their rules, and he was ...

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4882
August 2nd, 2014
Tropical Storm Bertha approaches Caribbean - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tropical Storm Bertha approaches Caribbean
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Nadia Thorpe, with Little Arches Boutique Hotel in Barbados, said in a phone interview that the restaurant would be closed for safety and guests would be given sandwiches and snacks instead. However, she noted the storm had not yet generated much rain ...

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4881
August 1st, 2014
Brokering a truce in Gaza no easy deal for Kerry - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Brokering a truce in Gaza no easy deal for Kerry
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"This is not a time for congratulations and joy, or anything except a serious determination, a focus, by everybody to try to figure out the road ahead," Kerry told a half-dozen reporters who were hastily summoned to his hotel suite only 45 minutes ...

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4880
August 1st, 2014
Homewood hotel denied yearlong extension, will be shut down - WIAT 42 -

Homewood hotel denied yearlong extension, will be shut down
WIAT 42
Most potential buyers are skeptical with interacting in purchasing the property due to the fact that the city denied our business license for the hotel unexpectedly without any type of warning or notice. No warnings were ever given such as emails ...

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4879
August 1st, 2014
US, UN announce deal on Gaza cease-fire - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

US, UN announce deal on Gaza cease-fire
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry listens to remarks by Secretary-General of the Arab League Nabil al-Araby, Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shukri and U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon during a press conference at a hotel in Cairo, Egypt, Friday ...

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4878
August 1st, 2014
Alabama's Living Legend - Sports On Earth -

Alabama's Living Legend
Sports On Earth
As coaches and players strode into the main ballroom at SEC Media Days at the Hyatt Hotel in Hoover, many local reporters quickly packed up their laptops and notepads and hurried to Tuscaloosa, 55 miles away. How big is Patterson -- one of the longest ...

4877
August 1st, 2014
AHSAA move sad, but still plenty of potential - Selma Times-Journal -

AHSAA move sad, but still plenty of potential
Selma Times-Journal
Hotels were filled to the brim and restaurants, perhaps, saw increased business from the out-of-town tourists. ... Aside from Montgomery and Tuscaloosa, Selma posses the only facility for dozens of miles that can truly host several thousand people ...

4876
July 31st, 2014
Greece to help 'hundreds' of Chinese leave Libya - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Greece to help 'hundreds' of Chinese leave Libya
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... China and other countries in the Libya evacuation, basing many of its operations from the Mediterranean island of Crete, which is less than 300 kilometers (185 miles) from the east Libyan coast and has two international airports and a large hotel ...

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4875
July 31st, 2014
Area and regional concerts - Montgomery Advertiser -

Area and regional concerts
Montgomery Advertiser
30, IP Hotel and Casino Biloxi, tickets start at $45; ticketmaster.com. Bret Michaels, 8 p.m. Sept. 5, Hard Rock Live Biloxi, tickets start at $29.99; ticketmaster.com. Clint Black, 8 p.m. Sept. 12, IP Hotel and Casino Biloxi, tickets start at $25 ...

4874
July 31st, 2014
Top doctor dies from Ebola after treating dozens - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Top doctor dies from Ebola after treating dozens
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Garmie Gayflor, a hotel waitress, said that poverty was undermining the fight in her country. "One does not have a car, and they say sweat from one affected person affects the others," she said. "We have six to seven person riding in the back of a taxi ...

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4873
July 30th, 2014
Alabama Annual Conference to Honor Broadcasters - Radio World -

Alabama Annual Conference to Honor Broadcasters
Radio World
Tuscaloosa's Baughn recently retired from his broadcast engineering role at the University of Alabama where he ran the engineering and IT department for the radio and television facilities. Ann Collister of ... 15, at the Wynfrey Hotel/Hyatt Regency.

4872
July 30th, 2014
Big quarterback choice for Saban: Jake Coker or Blake Sims - Detroit Free Press -

Detroit Free Press

Big quarterback choice for Saban: Jake Coker or Blake Sims
Detroit Free Press
TUSCALOOSA â?? Every time there's a quarterback competition, intrigue follows as to who wins. For the Alabama football team, there's more to it than who can best produce. There's a philosophical debate that goes behind coach Nick Saban's decision ...

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4871
July 30th, 2014
Minor league pitcher charged with sexual assault - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Minor league pitcher charged with sexual assault
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Reed is accused of an act of penetration through force or coercion at the MotorCity Casino Hotel on March 30. Worthy says the 45-year-old woman felt odd after consuming alcohol earlier at a bar in suburban Detroit. Defense lawyer Ben Gonek says his ...

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4870
July 30th, 2014
TUSCALOOSA CITY COUNCIL ACTION: July 29 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

TUSCALOOSA CITY COUNCIL ACTION: July 29
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... at 5400 Rice Mine Road NE into the corporate limits of the city of Tuscaloosa. -- Introduced Zoning Amendment No. 1303 to rezone recently annexed 2.99 acres located at 4020 Greensboro Ave. from R-1 to BH at the request of Tuscaloosa Hotel Partners ...

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4869
July 30th, 2014
Top Sierra Leone doctor dies of Ebola - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Top Sierra Leone doctor dies of Ebola
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Garmie Gayflor, a hotel waitress, said that poverty was undermining the fight in her country. "One does not have a car, and they say sweat from one affected person affects the others," she said. "We have six to seven person riding in the back of a taxi ...

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4868
July 30th, 2014
Trafficking bust reveals worries over missing kids - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Trafficking bust reveals worries over missing kids
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
WASHINGTON (AP) — When FBI agents and police officers fanned out across the country last month in a weeklong effort to rescue child sex trafficking victims, they pulled minors as young as 11 from hotel rooms, truck stops and homes. Among the 168 ...

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4867
July 30th, 2014
TUSCALOOSA CITY COUNCIL ACTION: July 29 - Tuscaloosa News -

TUSCALOOSA CITY COUNCIL ACTION: July 29
Tuscaloosa News
... at 5400 Rice Mine Road NE into the corporate limits of the city of Tuscaloosa. -- Introduced Zoning Amendment No. 1303 to rezone recently annexed 2.99 acres located at 4020 Greensboro Ave. from R-1 to BH at the request of Tuscaloosa Hotel Partners ...

4866
July 30th, 2014
Alabama Broadcasters Honor Broadcasters - Radio World -

Alabama Broadcasters Honor Broadcasters
Radio World
Tuscaloosa's Baughn recently retired from his broadcast engineering role at the University of Alabama where he ran the engineering and IT department for the radio and television facilities. Ann Collister of ... 15, at the Wynfrey Hotel/Hyatt Regency.

4865
July 29th, 2014
Alabamians watch taxpayers' dollars - The Decatur Daily -

Alabamians watch taxpayers' dollars
The Decatur Daily
Several of the conferences are in beach locations, where Roan rented condos rather than staying at the hotel where the conventions were held, and regularly spent in the $50 range on meals that sometimes included multiple appetizers and desserts, along ...

4864
July 29th, 2014
West African airline suspends flights amid Ebola - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

West African airline suspends flights amid Ebola
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Garmie Gayflor, a hotel waitress, said that poverty was undermining the fight in her country. "One does not have a car, and they say sweat from one affected person affects the others," she said. "We have six to seven person riding in the back of a taxi ...

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4863
July 29th, 2014
Maggie Gyllenhaal glows as 'The Honorable Woman' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Maggie Gyllenhaal glows as 'The Honorable Woman'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "The Honorable Woman" is a meditative thriller that investigates a woman's inner life and a global hot spot. Poised between dream-state and tough reality, it exposes timeless truths while remaining as current as the next ...

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4862
July 29th, 2014
Shooting suspect remains on the run in Tuscaloosa Tuesday - Alabama's13.com -

Shooting suspect remains on the run in Tuscaloosa Tuesday
Alabama's13.com
The reveal happened during the Ms. Alabama Nursing Home Pageant held at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham – The Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover Monday.After 58 contestants were narrowed down to 10 during an event in Montgomery, finalists from all parts of ...

4861
July 29th, 2014
Suspect accused of shooting 4-year-old Tuscaloosa girl on the run, considered ... - Alabama's13.com -

Suspect accused of shooting 4-year-old Tuscaloosa girl on the run, considered ...
Alabama's13.com
The reveal happened during the Ms. Alabama Nursing Home Pageant held at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham – The Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover Monday.After 58 contestants were narrowed down to 10 during an event in Montgomery, finalists from all parts of ...

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4860
July 29th, 2014
Adult and juvenile injured in shooting at Tuscaloosa apartment complex - Alabama's13.com -

Adult and juvenile injured in shooting at Tuscaloosa apartment complex
Alabama's13.com
The reveal happened during the Ms. Alabama Nursing Home Pageant held at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham – The Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover Monday.After 58 contestants were narrowed down to 10 during an event in Montgomery, finalists from all parts of ...

4859
July 29th, 2014
Workers increasingly bring jobs along during vacation via phone calls, emails ... - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Workers increasingly bring jobs along during vacation via phone calls, emails ...
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
“We only had Wi-Fi in the lobby, not even in our hotel room,” said Moeshlin, the owner of Quality Comix in Prattville and Montgomery. “I had tons of emails I had to deal with, and I only had one time a day to respond.” Recent research shows he's not alone.

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4858
July 28th, 2014
LOOKING BACK: July 28 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

LOOKING BACK: July 28
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Civic-minded residents honored in The Tuscaloosa News' “People of Note” column were Bruce McEachin, Tuscaloosa attorney; Vernon Wilson, vice president of City National Bank; and Bronnie E. Nichols, pastor of Forest Lake Baptist Church. ... Defendants ...

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4857
July 27th, 2014
LOOKING BACK: Bank replaces McLester Hotel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) (blog) -

LOOKING BACK: Bank replaces McLester Hotel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription) (blog)
The corner was at the center of commerce in Tuscaloosa. Originally, the hotel had 33 rooms, each with a fireplace. It was known as a “bowl and pitcher” hotel (i.e. no indoor plumbing). Jones and Daniel, a partnership served as proprietors of the hotel ...

4856
July 27th, 2014
Despite Clinton: O'Malley in Iowa amid 2016 talk - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Despite Clinton: O'Malley in Iowa amid 2016 talk
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Biden, who headlined the steak fry last year, notably dropped by a Washington hotel in May to greet a group of Iowans attending the Greater Des Moines Partnership meeting. Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar plans to campaign next month in Iowa for Rep.

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4855
July 26th, 2014
Military news: July 27 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Military news: July 27
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
USS Missouri (BB-63) Association: Shipmates that served aboard the battleship USS Missouri (BB-63) will hold its 41st annual reunion at the Ramada Gateway Hotel in Kissimmee, Fla., from Sept. 17-23. All veterans, interested parties and their family and ...

4854
July 26th, 2014
Alabama's Amari Cooper focused on more than stats, embraces role as a face of ... - al.com -

Alabama's Amari Cooper focused on more than stats, embraces role as a face of ...
al.com
Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper speaks during the SEC Media Days at The Hyatt Regency Birmingham ‐ The Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover, Ala., Thursday, July 17, 2014. (Mark Almond/malmond@al.com). Print · Andrew Gribble | agribble@al.com By ...

4853
July 26th, 2014
US: Russia is firing across Ukraine border - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

US: Russia is firing across Ukraine border
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Dutch and Australian investigators examine pieces of the crashed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in the village of Rassipne, Donetsk region, eastern Ukraine Friday, July 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky). AP. By David McHugh. The Associated Press ...

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4852
July 26th, 2014
US: Russia is firing across Ukraine border - Tuscaloosa News -

US: Russia is firing across Ukraine border
Tuscaloosa News
Anton Skiba had worked for the network for only a day when he was seized as he and other members of a CNN crew returned to their hotel from the jetliner crash site. CNN said the abductors first accused Skiba of “terrorism” and of using his Facebook ...

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4851
July 26th, 2014
Holy month of Ramadan is a big boon for retailers - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Holy month of Ramadan is a big boon for retailers
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Glitzy Arabian Nights-inspired tents have become a staple of Ramadan across the Gulf, with hotel buffets offering fountains of hummus and pyramids of deserts. Fozeya Ibrahim Al Mahmoud of Abu Dhabi's Environment Agency said people are supposed to ...

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4850
July 26th, 2014
Towering worry: Small holes cause big jitters - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Towering worry: Small holes cause big jitters
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Lotte Group, a conglomerate with businesses spanning retail, hotels, food and chemicals, plans to fill the $3.5 billion complex including the Korean Peninsula's tallest tower with a high-class hotel, office space, apartments and an observatory. The ...

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4849
July 25th, 2014
Tide's Collins steers Willis to sign with Gators - Gatorsports.com -

Tide's Collins steers Willis to sign with Gators
Gatorsports.com
Alabama's Landon Collins moves between interview rooms during the final day of SEC Football Media Days at the Hyatt Regency Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover, Ala., on July 17. Collins, a safety from Louisiana, encouraged his half-brother Gerald Willis III to ...

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4848
July 25th, 2014
HK firms on edge as democracy rally blockade looms - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

HK firms on edge as democracy rally blockade looms
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A hotel owners group and a construction industry trade association took out separate newspaper ads last week saying they were opposed to Occupy Central. The four big international accounting companies, several foreign business chambers and some ...

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4847
July 24th, 2014
Egypt judge: Al-Jazeera team did "devil's" work - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Egypt judge: Al-Jazeera team did "devil's" work
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Shehata wrote that investigators said that Fahmy set up a media center from his makeshift studio and office in a Cairo hotel to disseminate falsified reports. They accused other defendants — students who were also charged in the case — of forming a ...

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4846
July 24th, 2014
ABC 33/40 Tuscaloosa Toyota Sports App Alabama Season Opener / Auburn ... - Alabama's News Leader -

ABC 33/40 Tuscaloosa Toyota Sports App Alabama Season Opener / Auburn ...
Alabama's News Leader
Participate by downloading the free ABC 33/40 – Tuscaloosa Toyota Sport App, available for Android and iOS devices. Once the app is downloaded, click on the contest tab and fill out the registration form to enter. Entrants have the option to choose the ...

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4845
July 24th, 2014
Trump says DC hotel will be among world's best - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Trump says DC hotel will be among world's best
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump has big plans for the Old Post Office building, a historic structure in downtown Washington that he's pledging to transform into the city's most luxurious hotel. As for the White House, four blocks away? He's not saying.

4844
July 24th, 2014
Somali lawmaker shot dead in drive-by shooting - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Somali lawmaker shot dead in drive-by shooting
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Lawmaker Saado Ali Warsame, who also was a popular singer of Somali folk music, was shot dead by gunmen who pulled up near her car as she was being driven to a hotel, said Somali police Capt. Mohamed Hussein. Warsame became the fourth lawmaker ...

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4843
July 23rd, 2014
Tide's Collins steers Willis to sign with Gators - Sarasota Herald-Tribune -

Tide's Collins steers Willis to sign with Gators
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Collins expects his mother to be decked in Alabama and Florida gear when the two schools play at Tuscaloosa on Sept. 20. He said she'll just support them and not root for a team, but Willis has other plans. “It's back to the old days,” Collins said.

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4842
July 23rd, 2014
Tide's Collins steers Willis to sign with Gators - Gainesville Sun -

Tide's Collins steers Willis to sign with Gators
Gainesville Sun
Alabama's Landon Collins moves between interview rooms during the final day of SEC Football Media Days at the Hyatt Regency Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover, Ala., on July 17. Collins, a safety from Louisiana, encouraged his half-brother Gerald Willis III to ...

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4841
July 23rd, 2014
TUSCALOOSA CITY COUNCIL ACTION: July 22 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

TUSCALOOSA CITY COUNCIL ACTION: July 22
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Granted permit for Humphreys & Associates Contracting LLC to construct water lines for Springhill Suites Hotel fire line. -- Authorized change order No. 1 to Turner Plumbing Inc. for Environmental Services Building — Trade Package B-7; plumbing ...

4840
July 23rd, 2014
Vine star Mendes finds breakthrough on pop charts - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Vine star Mendes finds breakthrough on pop charts
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"Coming to New York and seeing that girls were showing up to his hotel and seeing that these numbers online were translating to physical people was when we were kind of like, 'OK, this is getting serious.'" Chareton said Mendes' sound will echo Ed ...

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4839
July 22nd, 2014
King of the South - New Yorker -

New Yorker

King of the South
New Yorker
“I've been to the Super Bowl, and this has the same kind of buzz,” Andrew Billman, an ESPN producer, told me in the hotel's main ballroom, where many of the eleven hundred credentialled journalists had assembled. During Media Days, Finebaum broadcasts ...
Nick Saban the longest tenured Alabama coach since Bear Bryant Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Midsummer Event, Midseason Form for SEC Fans New York Times

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4838
July 22nd, 2014
Plans to rebuild Haiti capital displace families - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Plans to rebuild Haiti capital displace families
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Richard Morse, manager of the storied Hotel Oloffson, which Graham Greene immortalized in his novel "The Comedians," asserts the government's vision of a new capital city is dishonest. The hotelier is a first cousin to Martelly and worked as his ...

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4837
July 22nd, 2014
Nick Saban And The Process - Sports On Earth -

Nick Saban And The Process
Sports On Earth
It was the summer of 2007 -- he would soon ban his players from using the word "hot" whenever they were practicing in the sticky Southern heat -- and Saban had only been on the job in Tuscaloosa for a few months. "It's the journey that's important. You ...

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4836
July 22nd, 2014
Fisher now has all he needs at FSU - ESPN (blog) -

Fisher now has all he needs at FSU
ESPN (blog)
The governing soccer body in Germany felt Brazil's facilities were insufficient and adverse to creating a winning environment, so the German soccer association built its own hotel and training grounds in Brazil, thousands of miles from its base in Europe.

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4835
July 21st, 2014
Man wanted for murder in Tuscaloosa - MyFoxAL -

Man wanted for murder in Tuscaloosa
MyFoxAL
We urge anyone with information as to his whereabouts, or if there is anyone with information concerning this incident, we urge them to contact the homicide unit or the Tuscaloosa Police Department," Sgt. Phillips added. Sgt. Phillips says Hinton has ...

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4834
July 21st, 2014
Mississippi's Margaritaville casino closing - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Mississippi's Margaritaville casino closing
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Owners of the casino had planned to invest $64 million to build a 250-room hotel and overhaul the rest of the casino, but said they couldn't resolve a dispute with a company that owns some of the land. The casino opened in May 2012 and is the newest of ...

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4833
July 21st, 2014
Birmingham being considered for 2016 Democratic National Convention - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Birmingham being considered for 2016 Democratic National Convention
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Aside from meeting with area promoters to discuss logistical needs such as hotels and arena space, the national representatives will be wooed at a public “pitch party” planned for tonight at a downtown concert venue. A separate, private party is ...

4832
July 21st, 2014
Tuscaloosa murder suspect in custody after Sunday homicide - MyFoxAL -

Tuscaloosa murder suspect in custody after Sunday homicide
MyFoxAL
We urge anyone with information as to his whereabouts, or if there is anyone with information concerning this incident, we urge them to contact the homicide unit or the Tuscaloosa Police Department," Sgt. Phillips added. Sgt. Phillips says Hinton has ...
Man wanted for murder in Tuscaloosa WAFF

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4831
July 21st, 2014
Verizon launches rewards program with tracking - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Verizon launches rewards program with tracking
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Customers will also earn points for every dollar spent on wireless service, as well as for upgrading to smartphones and recycling old phones, among other activities. The points can be used for discounts on hotel rooms, car rentals and products from a ...

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4830
July 21st, 2014
Man wanted for murder in Tuscaloosa - WAFF -

Man wanted for murder in Tuscaloosa
WAFF
The shooting is believed to have stemmed from an earlier conflict in a separate downtown Tuscaloosa location. "At this time we are attempting to locate Mr. Hinton. Mr. Hinton is aware that he is wanted. We urge anyone with information as to his ...

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4829
July 21st, 2014
The Opening: Deionte Thompson - BamaMag.com (subscription) -

The Opening: Deionte Thompson
BamaMag.com (subscription)
The Alabama Crimson Tide had 10 commitments take part in Nike's The Opening earlier this month, and several of the pledges took a trip to Tuscaloosa following the nation's premiere high school football event. Four-star safety Deionte Thompson was one ...

4828
July 21st, 2014
Migration spotlights Mexican 'coyote' smugglers - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Migration spotlights Mexican 'coyote' smugglers
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The trafficker on the Guatemalan border, who spoke with The Associated Press after an intermediary negotiated the time and place, said the people he smuggles pay $10,000 a head for the trip from Central America, which covers everything from hotel and ...

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4827
July 21st, 2014
ANALYSIS: New Network will boost SEC image, bring in dollars - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

ANALYSIS: New Network will boost SEC image, bring in dollars
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Even before Comcast, the nation's largest cable television provider (and the primary cable provider in the Tuscaloosa area), signed on last week to carry the league's network, it was already available nationwide through distribution deals with Dish ...

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4826
July 21st, 2014
Birmingham being considered for 2016 Democratic National Convention - Tuscaloosa News -

Birmingham being considered for 2016 Democratic National Convention
Tuscaloosa News
Aside from meeting with area promoters to discuss logistical needs such as hotels and arena space, the national representatives will be wooed at a public “pitch party” planned for tonight at a downtown concert venue. A separate, private party is ...

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4825
July 21st, 2014
Tuscaloosa PD searching for suspected killer - WAFF -

Tuscaloosa PD searching for suspected killer
WAFF
Tuscaloosa Metro Homicide Unit Sgt. Dale Phillips says around 1:40 Sunday morning police were called out to a shooting at the Motel 6 on McFarland Blvd. Officers found a car in the shrubs of the hotel's parking lot. Inside was 21 year old Jamarcus ...

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4824
July 21st, 2014
Tuscaloosa PD searching for suspected killer - MyFoxAL -

Tuscaloosa PD searching for suspected killer
MyFoxAL
Tuscaloosa Metro Homicide Unit Sgt. Dale Phillips says around 1:40 Sunday morning police were called out to a shooting at the Motel 6 on McFarland Blvd. Officers found a car in the shrubs of the hotel's parking lot. Inside was 21 year old Jamarcus ...

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4823
July 20th, 2014
Nick Saban the longest tenured Alabama coach since Bear Bryant - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

USA TODAY

Nick Saban the longest tenured Alabama coach since Bear Bryant
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
That's a complex question, but broken down to its simplest form Saban found a long-term home in Tuscaloosa because he won big, avoided scandals, and there were no “dream” jobs for him to chase. The UA administration stayed out of his way and gave him ...
Midsummer Event, Midseason Form for SEC Fans New York Times
SEC Media Days: Saban, Crimson Tide moving forward The Independent Florida Alligator
JOE BIDDLE: SEC media vote Saban's team at high Tide WKRN
USA TODAY  - STLtoday.com  - Lyndy's Sports Annuals
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4822
July 20th, 2014
SEC Media Days: Saban, Crimson Tide moving forward - The Independent Florida Alligator -

USA TODAY

SEC Media Days: Saban, Crimson Tide moving forward
The Independent Florida Alligator
Alabama's Nick Saban stands on the podium at the Hyatt Regency Hotel. He looks exhausted. ... Things looked up in Tuscaloosa in the weeks that followed, however, as they were selected to play in the BCS Sugar Bowl against Oklahoma. It wasn't the ...
JOE BIDDLE: SEC media vote Saban's team at high Tide WKRN
Fans in the hotel lobby at SEC Media Days are a special kind of crazy USA TODAY
Saban claims Alabama in 'rebuilding situation' Lyndy's Sports Annuals
STLtoday.com  - Tuscaloosa News (subscription)  - Anniston Star
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4821
July 19th, 2014
Midsummer Event, Midseason Form for SEC Fans - New York Times -

New York Times

Midsummer Event, Midseason Form for SEC Fans
New York Times
“I've learned to deal with it over the years.” The scene in the same hotel two days later could not have been more different. About 100 fans clogged the lobby. A few supported Georgia, one was the aunt of a Kentucky player and the rest were there for ...
Analysis: Parting perspective from SEC Media Days The Daily News Journal
South Carolina newcomers ready to shine Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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4820
July 19th, 2014
OUTDOORS: Tuscaloosa shooting team takes seventh in national competition - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

OUTDOORS: Tuscaloosa shooting team takes seventh in national competition
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The shooters left Tuscaloosa on June 23 and spent the night in St. Louis, practicing at the Gateway Gun Club there. “They welcomed us in like we were members,” Chris Jacobs said. “That was a good thing. It broke up the monotony.” It took another full ...

4819
July 19th, 2014
Unlike 1st, Malaysia's 2nd disaster brings closure - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Unlike 1st, Malaysia's 2nd disaster brings closure
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Several false leads followed, each punctured by high expectations then disappointment that turned into more anger and frustration. The Chinese relatives were escorted to an airport hotel. Then transferred to another. They were finally asked to leave ...

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4818
July 19th, 2014
OUTDOORS: Tuscaloosa shooting team takes seventh in national competition - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

OUTDOORS: Tuscaloosa shooting team takes seventh in national competition
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
They ended up moving to a hotel in Grand Island so they avoided the long drive before the trap competition. The team also didn't have a regulation trap field that it could use for practice closer than Birmingham. Most competitive shooters use a ...

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4817
July 19th, 2014
SEC Media Days: Auburn fan relishes in 2013 season highlights - The Independent Florida Alligator -

SEC Media Days: Auburn fan relishes in 2013 season highlights
The Independent Florida Alligator
And I'm holding my drink up in the air as he's running I said 'there it is, he's gone, he's gone and it ain't nobody in Tuscaloosa that can catch him!' They're all falling down, here we go, it's over, it's over.” For him, last season was sweet ...

4816
July 18th, 2014
Alabama cautious about tag of favorites - The Commercial Dispatch -

Alabama cautious about tag of favorites
The Commercial Dispatch
HOOVER, Ala. - Most experts believe Alabama is the favorite to win the Southeastern Conference championship. Alabama fans certainly believe it. SEC media members clearly believe it, too, as Alabama was voted by the league's sports writers as the ...

4815
July 18th, 2014
Downed jet claimed victims from 11 countries - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Downed jet claimed victims from 11 countries
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Grieving relatives of the victims were gathering in a hotel at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport early Friday. Prime Minister Mark Rutte called for a fully independent investigation into the crash Thursday that killed 298 passengers and crew, the majority ...

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4814
July 18th, 2014
JOE BIDDLE: SEC media vote Saban's team at high Tide - WKRN -

USA TODAY

JOE BIDDLE: SEC media vote Saban's team at high Tide
WKRN
When he showed up at SEC Football Media Days, Thursday, the Wynfrey Hotel lobby at the Hoover Galleria was bulging at the seams with Crimson Tide fans. It's an annual ritual like no other. ... “I've always been behind the two dogs, but the line is ...
Fans in the hotel lobby at SEC Media Days are a special kind of crazy USA TODAY
SEC Media Days: Saban, Crimson Tide moving forward The Independent Florida Alligator
Expectations, uncertainties greet Alabama STLtoday.com
Lyndy's Sports Annuals  - Tuscaloosa News (subscription)  - Anniston Star
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4813
July 18th, 2014
Auburn fan representing on Alabama day at SEC Media Days - Montgomery Advertiser -

Auburn fan representing on Alabama day at SEC Media Days
Montgomery Advertiser
t-shirt in the lobby at the Wynfrey Hotel. "We feel Auburn should be represented each day that they have media days because we are the team that beat the No. 1 team in the nation," Moorer said. "We are the team that shocked the world." Auburn beat ...

4812
July 18th, 2014
Dutch flags at half-staff as nation mourns crash - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Dutch flags at half-staff as nation mourns crash
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Grieving relatives of the victims were gathering in a hotel at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport early Friday. Prime Minister Mark Rutte called for a fully independent investigation into the crash Thursday that killed 298 passengers and crew, the majority ...

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4811
July 18th, 2014
Alabama regroups, refocuses on 2014 season - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama regroups, refocuses on 2014 season
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Alabama coach Nick Saban speaks to the media at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham-Wynfrey Hotel at Thursday's final session of SEC Media Days in Hoover. The Crimson Tide finished the 2013 season with an 11-2 record, losing its last two games. Michelle ...

4810
July 18th, 2014
Analysis: Parting perspective from SEC Media Days - The Daily News Journal -

Analysis: Parting perspective from SEC Media Days
The Daily News Journal
Coaches and players were paraded around like rock stars, with anxious fans roped off like cattle in the hotel lobby, waiting for hours to get a glimpse of their favorite personalities. There were 1,267 media members from all walks of sports journalism ...

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4809
July 18th, 2014
Blake Barnett: “The Elite 11 was the best experience of my life” - AthlonSports.com -

Blake Barnett: “The Elite 11 was the best experience of my life”
AthlonSports.com
“Just being able to start building relationships with all of them and talk between games, then hang out back at the hotel getting to know them was a great experience.” The elite signal-caller has also turned into a lead recruiter in the 2015 class ...

4808
July 17th, 2014
LSU run game should take off in 2014 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

LSU run game should take off in 2014
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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4807
July 17th, 2014
Saban claims Alabama in 'rebuilding situation' - Lyndy's Sports Annuals -

Lyndy's Sports Annuals

Saban claims Alabama in 'rebuilding situation'
Lyndy's Sports Annuals
Jul 17, 2014; Hoover, AL, USA; Alabama Crimson Tide head coach Nick Saban talks to the media during the SEC football media days at the Wynfrey Hotel. Photo Credit: Marvin ... He's hardly the sole newbie to watch in Tuscaloosa. The skill position talent ...

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4806
July 17th, 2014
OUTTAKES: Gary Pinkel talks about situation with Michael Sam - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

OUTTAKES: Gary Pinkel talks about situation with Michael Sam
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... of Missouri coach Gary Pinkel speaks to the media at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham-Wynfrey Hotel during Wednesday's session of SEC Media Days in Hoover. staff photo | erin nelson. By Carleigh Watts and Laura Owens Special to The Tuscaloosa News ...

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4805
July 17th, 2014
LSU run game should take off in 2014 - Tuscaloosa News -

LSU run game should take off in 2014
Tuscaloosa News
LSU running back Terrence Magee speaks to the media at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham - Wynfrey Hotel during Wednesday's session of SEC Media Days in Hoover. Amy Sullivan. By Aaron Suttles Sports Writer ...

4804
July 17th, 2014
SEC happy with revision of targeting rule - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

SEC happy with revision of targeting rule
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
SEC happy with revision of targeting rule. Steve Shaw, SEC coordinator of football officials, speaks to the media at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham-Wynfrey Hotel on Wednesday in Hoover at Media Days. Erin Nelson. By D.C. Reeves Sports Writer ...

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4803
July 17th, 2014
Blues legend Johnny Winter dies at 70 in Zurich - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Blues legend Johnny Winter dies at 70 in Zurich
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
His representative, Carla Parisi, confirmed Thursday that Winter died in a hotel room in Zurich a day earlier. The statement said his wife, family and bandmates were all saddened by the loss of one of the world's finest guitarists. He had been on an ...

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4802
July 17th, 2014
Fans in the hotel lobby at SEC Media Days are a special kind of crazy - USA TODAY -

USA TODAY

Fans in the hotel lobby at SEC Media Days are a special kind of crazy
USA TODAY
Fans from all 14 teams — with a favorable majority going to Alabama since the event is a 45-minute drive from Tuscaloosa — congregate in the lobby in hopes of getting a glimpse, or better yet an autograph, from their favorite player or coach. It's ...

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4801
July 17th, 2014
Tuscaloosa City Council Action: July 15 - Tuscaloosa News -

Tuscaloosa City Council Action: July 15
Tuscaloosa News
Granted permit for the Balcony Tuscaloosa LLC to construct water lines for the Balcony Apartments fire line. Authorized an adjustment and refund of excess deposit to McWright's Ferry Development LLC for installation of water mains and services for ...

4800
July 16th, 2014
South Carolina newcomers ready to shine - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

South Carolina newcomers ready to shine
Tuscaloosa Magazine
... to the media at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham - Wynfrey Hotel during the second day of SEC Media Days on Tuesday in Hoover. Thompson takes over at QB for Connor Shaw. Michelle Lepianka Carter. By Laura Owens Special to The Tuscaloosa News ...

4799
July 16th, 2014
After 10 years as a dirt pile, what does the future hold for Gardendale's ... - The Birmingham News - al.com -

After 10 years as a dirt pile, what does the future hold for Gardendale's ...
The Birmingham News - al.com
Houses once stood on Mimosa Street, just off of Caufield Drive, before Tuscaloosa developers Palladium Entertainment Partners announced in 2004 they were bringing a $30 million entertainment, commercial and residential development complex called ...

4798
July 16th, 2014
OUTTAKES: South Carolina's Spurrier comments on Nick Saban - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

OUTTAKES: South Carolina's Spurrier comments on Nick Saban
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
University of South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier walks through the lobby talking with fans at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham - Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover at SEC Media Days. Staff Photos | Michelle Lepianka Carter. By Aaron Suttles and D.C. Reeves

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4797
July 16th, 2014
Conservative Gary Palmer comes from behind to defeat Paul DeMarco in 6th ... - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Conservative Gary Palmer comes from behind to defeat Paul DeMarco in 6th ...
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Gary Palmer talks to supporters at a hotel on Tuesday in Birmingham. Palmer came from far behind to defeat state Rep. Paul DeMarco in the Republican runoff in Alabama's 6th Congressional District. The Associated Press. By Jay Reeves The Associated ...

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4796
July 16th, 2014
Tuscaloosa City Council Action: July 15 - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Tuscaloosa City Council Action: July 15
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Granted permit for the Balcony Tuscaloosa LLC to construct water lines for the Balcony Apartments fire line. Authorized an adjustment and refund of excess deposit to McWright's Ferry Development LLC for installation of water mains and services for ...

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4795
July 15th, 2014
Tuscaloosa City Council Action: July 15 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tuscaloosa City Council Action: July 15
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Granted permit for the Balcony Tuscaloosa LLC to construct water lines for the Balcony Apartments fire line. Authorized an adjustment and refund of excess deposit to McWright's Ferry Development LLC for installation of water mains and services for ...

4794
July 15th, 2014
Loading Photo Gallery - al.com -

Loading Photo Gallery
al.com
Calling from her New York hotel hours before taping her second appearance in nine months on "Late Show With David Letterman," soul-music icon Candi Staton says, "I live it as I sing it, you know." Her new album "Life Happens" contains several ...

4793
July 15th, 2014
THEY SAID IT: First day quotes from SEC Media Days - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

THEY SAID IT: First day quotes from SEC Media Days
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
SEC Commissioner Mike Slive speaks to the media at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham - Wynfrey Hotel during the first day of SEC Media Days on Monday in Hoover. Photo | amy Sullivan. Compiled by Tommy Deas ...

4792
July 15th, 2014
Auburn feeling good about more success in 2014 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

CBSSports.com

Auburn feeling good about more success in 2014
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Auburn feeling good about more success in 2014. Auburn football coach Gus Malzahn speaks to the media gathered at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham - Wynfrey Hotel on Monday during the first day of SEC Media Days. Michelle Lepianka Carter. By Aaron ...
SEC MEDIA DAYS 2014: Fans flock to Hoover for unofficial start of football season The Auburn Plainsman
Fans Celebrate SEC Media Days in Hoover WAAY
SEC Football Media Days 2014 Preview Alabama's13.com
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4791
July 15th, 2014
Fans Celebrate SEC Media Days in Hoover - WAAY -

Detroit Free Press

Fans Celebrate SEC Media Days in Hoover
WAAY
"Personally, I do (think he should be here), says Lance Milstead. "But, I understand the reason he's not because that will dominate the questions directed to him. With or without, fans were still screaming War Eagle in the hotel lobby as players and ...
SEC MEDIA DAYS 2014: Fans flock to Hoover for unofficial start of football season The Auburn Plainsman
SEC Media Days: 5 hot topics for Hoover Gatorsports.com
SEC Football Media Days 2014 Preview Alabama's13.com
al.com  - Tuscaloosa News (subscription)  - Bleacher Report
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4790
July 14th, 2014
SEC: An inside look at Auburn, Florida and Vanderbilt - Gainesville Sun -

Detroit Free Press

SEC: An inside look at Auburn, Florida and Vanderbilt
Gainesville Sun
But the schedule is brutal, highlighted by an early trip to Tuscaloosa, followed by a trip to Knoxville two weeks later. If the Gators don't win at least one of those games, things could start going downhill in a hurry for the beleaguered Muschamp ...
SEC Football Media Days 2014 Preview Alabama's13.com
3 questions Alabama coach Nick Saban will field early and often at 2014 SEC ... al.com
Attendees announced for SEC Media Days Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Bleacher Report
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4789
July 14th, 2014
World Cup ticket-scalping suspect surrenders - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

World Cup ticket-scalping suspect surrenders
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A police investigator then obtained a new warrant for his arrest late last week, but Whelan left the Copacabana Hotel where he was staying just minutes before authorities arrived to take him into custody again. In an emailed statement, Whelan's lawyer, ...

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4788
July 14th, 2014
SEC MEDIA DAYS 2014: Fans flock to Hoover for unofficial start of football season - The Auburn Plainsman -

SEC MEDIA DAYS 2014: Fans flock to Hoover for unofficial start of football season
The Auburn Plainsman
Left to right: Dickie Pearson, Jim McDaed and Adam Kelley wait with other Auburn fans in the lobby of the Wynfrey Hotel at SEC Media Days. (Raye May | Photo & Design ... "I just do it every year," said Adam Kelley of Tuscaloosa. "I come to see the ...

4787
July 14th, 2014
Police standoff underway at Homewood hotel - Alabama's13.com -

Police standoff underway at Homewood hotel
Alabama's13.com
Junior defensive lineman Jarran Reed was arrested for driving under the influence early Sunday morning in Tuscaloosa. Another Alabama player is in trouble with the law. Junior defensive lineman Jarran Reed was arrested for driving under the influence ...

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4786
July 14th, 2014
Young, married and operatic - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Young, married and operatic
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
They're both opera singers and "home" is a furnished apartment or hotel room wherever one of them — or, if they're lucky, both of them — happen to be performing. "We're completely nomadic, traveling gypsies," said Mack, a mezzo-soprano who is singing ...

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4785
July 14th, 2014
Tuscaloosa City Council agenda for July 15 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tuscaloosa City Council agenda for July 15
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Authorizing a loan agreement with Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office. Introducing Zoning Amendment No. 1301 to rezone recently annexed 2.99 acres at 4020 Greensboro Avenue from R-1 to BH at the request of Tuscaloosa Hotel Partners 1, LLC.

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4784
July 14th, 2014
SEC football likely to hold surprises - The Decatur Daily -

SEC football likely to hold surprises
The Decatur Daily
It ends Monday morning about 11, when Mike Slive welcomes the heathen media — radio, television, Internet and print — to the 2014 SEC Football Media Days at the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover's Galleria Mall.

4783
July 14th, 2014
De facto start of college football, SEC media days, fueled by questions - CBSSports.com -

De facto start of college football, SEC media days, fueled by questions
CBSSports.com
A back staircase at the Wynfrey Hotel has hidden the stealthy and secretive for years now at the SEC media days. It is reserved only for the Justin Biebers of the Strength Everyone Conference. The gold-plated football celebutants. Think Tebow ...

4782
July 14th, 2014
Main players in the FIFA ticket scalping case - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Main players in the FIFA ticket scalping case
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Police in Rio de Janeiro conducted Operation Jules Rimet — after the original World Cup trophy which Brazil retained with its third title in 1970 — in the five-star Copacabana Palace Hotel used by top FIFA officials, including its president Sepp ...

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4781
July 14th, 2014
LOOKING BACK: Reader Input on Historic Photos - Tuscaloosa Magazine (blog) -

Tuscaloosa Magazine (blog)

LOOKING BACK: Reader Input on Historic Photos
Tuscaloosa Magazine (blog)
In his email, Clegg described his life in Tuscaloosa. He grew up next door to the old Jewish Synagogue on University Boulevard that was recently demolished to make room for a new hotel. Clegg's bedroom window opened up to the Synagogue. Clegg said ...

4780
July 14th, 2014
Central Wash. wildfire has burned 20000 acres - Alabamas13.com WVTM-TV ... - Alabama's13.com -

Central Wash. wildfire has burned 20000 acres - Alabamas13.com WVTM-TV ...
Alabama's13.com
Justin Ross Harris and his wife Leanna use to live in a quiet neighborhood in Moundville, just outside of Tuscaloosa.... We're ... A hotel valet is most likely looking for a new job after a he smashed a Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder causing $330,000 in ...

4779
July 13th, 2014
SEC Media Days: 5 hot topics for Hoover - Gainesville Sun -

SEC Media Days: 5 hot topics for Hoover
Gainesville Sun
Where: The Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover, Ala. Coverage: Starting 12:30 p.m. Monday. Gatorsports.com, SECSports.com, ESPNU, ESPN UF players attending: Quarterback Jeff Driskel, defensive end Dante Fowler Jr. and cornerback Vernon Hargreaves III.

4778
July 13th, 2014
Alabama lawmakers plan to reintroduce bill that protects cyclists on roadways - Alabama's13.com -

Alabama lawmakers plan to reintroduce bill that protects cyclists on roadways
Alabama's13.com
Justin Ross Harris and his wife Leanna use to live in a quiet neighborhood in Moundville, just outside of Tuscaloosa.... We're ... A hotel valet is most likely looking for a new job after a he smashed a Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder causing $330,000 in ...

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4777
July 13th, 2014
Tuscaloosa fire fighters installing smoke alarms to help save lives - Alabama's13.com -

Tuscaloosa fire fighters installing smoke alarms to help save lives
Alabama's13.com
Tuscaloosa fire fighters are going door-to-door in an east Tuscaloosa neighborhood installing and replacing smoke detectors in homes, in an effort to save lives. With 2 Tuscaloosa County residents and one Tuscaloosa city resident included in the 61 ...

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4776
July 12th, 2014
More than 200 volunteers cleaning and painting new 'Cornerstone School' location - Alabama's13.com -

More than 200 volunteers cleaning and painting new 'Cornerstone School' location
Alabama's13.com
Justin Ross Harris and his wife Leanna use to live in a quiet neighborhood in Moundville, just outside of Tuscaloosa.... We're ... A hotel valet is most likely looking for a new job after a he smashed a Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder causing $330,000 in ...

4775
July 12th, 2014
Woman shot while sitting at a red light in Tuscaloosa - Alabama's13.com -

Woman shot while sitting at a red light in Tuscaloosa
Alabama's13.com
... asking residents to stay on the lookout for a gray or silver four door Toyota Tacoma, around a 2000-2014 model. If you have any information about a truck matching the description you are urged to call the Tuscaloosa Metro Homicide Unit at 205-464-8690.

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4774
July 12th, 2014
Jefferson County Commission District 2 candidates talking issues Sunday - Alabama's13.com -

Jefferson County Commission District 2 candidates talking issues Sunday
Alabama's13.com
Justin Ross Harris and his wife Leanna use to live in a quiet neighborhood in Moundville, just outside of Tuscaloosa.... We're ... A hotel valet is most likely looking for a new job after a he smashed a Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder causing $330,000 in ...

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4773
July 12th, 2014
SEC Media Days: 5 hot topics for Hoover - Gatorsports.com -

WNCF

SEC Media Days: 5 hot topics for Hoover
Gatorsports.com
Where: The Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover, Ala. Coverage: Starting 12:30 p.m. Monday. Gatorsports.com, SECSports.com, ESPNU, ESPN UF players attending: Quarterback Jeff Driskel, defensive end Dante Fowler Jr. and cornerback Vernon Hargreaves III.
3 questions Alabama coach Nick Saban will field early and often at 2014 SEC ... al.com
SEC Football Media Days 2014 Preview Alabama's13.com
Attendees announced for SEC Media Days Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Bleacher Report
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4772
July 12th, 2014
US: Man posed as airline worker to get free travel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

US: Man posed as airline worker to get free travel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Federal officials say a man faces fraud charges for booking free air travel by pretending to be an airline employee and reselling the tickets. The U.S. Attorney's Office in Los Angeles said that 37-year-old Gilbert Myers Jr. of Atlanta remained in ...

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4771
July 12th, 2014
LeBron move makes Cavs a betting favorite in Vegas - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

LeBron move makes Cavs a betting favorite in Vegas
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"As far as basketball is concerned this kid is the biggest odds and points mover since Michael Jordan," said Sonny Vaccaro of the South Point hotel-casino sports book. "The only thing you can compare it to is when Peyton Manning was being courted ...

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4770
July 12th, 2014
SEC Football Media Days 2014 Preview - Alabama's13.com -

WNCF

SEC Football Media Days 2014 Preview
Alabama's13.com
TUSCALOOSA, AL -- Alabama strength and coniditioning coach Scott Cochran took us on a tour of the new weight room for the Crimson Tide. ... SEC Football Media Days will be held at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham – The Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover.
3 questions Alabama coach Nick Saban will field early and often at 2014 SEC ... al.com
5 Players We Wish Were Coming to SEC Media Days Bleacher Report
Attendees announced for SEC Media Days Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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4769
July 12th, 2014
'Glee' star's boyfriend dead in Philadelphia hotel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

'Glee' star's boyfriend dead in Philadelphia hotel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Matt Bendik, the boyfriend of "Glee" star Becca Tobin, has been found dead in a Philadelphia hotel room. Police say they were called to the Hotel Monaco just after 1 p.m. Thursday and that a man was pronounced dead minutes later.

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4768
July 12th, 2014
3 questions Alabama coach Nick Saban will field early and often at 2014 SEC ... - al.com -

Bleacher Report

3 questions Alabama coach Nick Saban will field early and often at 2014 SEC ...
al.com
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama -- The settings and faces will differ as Nick Saban makes his way from room to room next week at SEC Media Days. The questions he'll be answering? Probably not. In various ways, shapes and syntaxes, the Alabama football coach ...
Attendees announced for SEC Media Days Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
5 Players We Wish Were Coming to SEC Media Days Bleacher Report

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4767
July 11th, 2014
Editorial: Bentley on stage - Anniston Star -

Editorial: Bentley on stage
Anniston Star
This afternoon in an upscale Music City hotel, Alabama's governor will appear at the summer meeting of the National Governors Association, of which he chairs its Economic Development and Commerce Committee. Bentley is scheduled to lecture fellow ...

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4766
July 11th, 2014
Police hunting for Whelan in ticket scalping case - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Police hunting for Whelan in ticket scalping case
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"He's now considered a fugitive," Barucke said outside the hotel. "We have security camera images of him exiting the hotel through a service door." He said police expect to broaden their investigation into ticket scalping to include football ...

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4765
July 10th, 2014
Tuscaloosa County approves PARA funding - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tuscaloosa County approves PARA funding
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Gary Minor, executive director of the Tuscaloosa County Park and Recreation Authority, said the remodeling would reduce the current three entrances to one and allow for easy access to a planned $3.29 million, 1,700-person tornado shelter and gymnasium.

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4764
July 10th, 2014
Meet the staff: Glenn Guilbeau, LSU beat reporter - Alexandria Town Talk -

Meet the staff: Glenn Guilbeau, LSU beat reporter
Alexandria Town Talk
Register in 1993 and found myself driving even more, going to Tuscaloosa for games at Alabama and going to Auburn. I covered those two athletic programs throughout the 1990s. I also found myself driving back to Alexandria to visit friends and my ...

4763
July 10th, 2014
Attendees announced for SEC Media Days - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Bleacher Report

Attendees announced for SEC Media Days
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Teams will converge upon the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover starting next Monday. Auburn — which will bring quarterback Nick Marshall as one of its three players — will be joined by Florida and Vanderbilt on the opening day of the media event. South ...
5 Players We Wish Were Coming to SEC Media Days Bleacher Report

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4762
July 10th, 2014
5 Players We Wish Were Coming to SEC Media Days - Bleacher Report -

Bleacher Report

5 Players We Wish Were Coming to SEC Media Days
Bleacher Report
The SEC announced the players who will be attending next week's circus known as SEC Media Days at the Hyatt Regency Wynfrey Hotel, and the headliners shouldn't surprise. Alabama safety Landon Collins, Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall and Florida ...

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4761
July 9th, 2014
Remembering 10 Best Moments from BCS-Era SEC Media Days - Bleacher Report -

Bleacher Report

Remembering 10 Best Moments from BCS-Era SEC Media Days
Bleacher Report
The unofficial kickoff to the college football season will take place next week when the SEC holds its annual Media Days at the Hyatt Regency Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover, Alabama. Over the years, the circus-like event has welcomed the crazy. From pimps to ...

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4760
July 9th, 2014
Sri Lanka bans NGO news conferences, releases - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Sri Lanka bans NGO news conferences, releases
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The journalists, however, were evicted from two training venues, Transparency International said, adding that the participants were also forced out of their hotel at night. The defense ministry rejected the allegation of disrupting the training. Sri ...

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4759
July 9th, 2014
Cleveland tops Dallas in bid to host RNC in 2016 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Cleveland tops Dallas in bid to host RNC in 2016
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican National Committee panel is about to choose between Dallas and Cleveland to host the Republican Party's 2016 presidential convention. The Republicans' site selection committee was slated to meet Tuesday to review ...

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4758
July 9th, 2014
World Cup scalping scandal continues in Brazil - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

World Cup scalping scandal continues in Brazil
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Ray Whelan, of MATCH Services, was arrested Monday at the Copacabana Palace in Rio de Janeiro, the hotel used by FIFA officials during the World Cup. Police have described Whelan as the "facilitator" who allowed a large ring of scalpers to have access ...

and more »
4757
July 9th, 2014
WCup hospitality exec released from jail in Brazil - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

WCup hospitality exec released from jail in Brazil
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Ray Whelan, of MATCH Services, was arrested Monday at the Copacabana Palace in Rio de Janeiro, the hotel used by FIFA officials during the World Cup. Police have described Whelan as the "facilitator" who allowed a large ring of scalpers to have access ...

and more »
4756
July 8th, 2014
LOOKING BACK: July 7 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

LOOKING BACK: July 7
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Most of Tuscaloosa's hotel and motel operators agreed to comply with the newly enacted civil rights law. The Tuscaloosa City Commission urged all citizens, black and white, to leave law enforcement to the police department and to refrain from gathering ...

and more »
4755
July 8th, 2014
Pope: Bishops must be held accountable for abuse - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Pope: Bishops must be held accountable for abuse
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Federico Lombardi said two Irish, two British and two German victims met separately Monday for about 30 minutes apiece with Francis at the pope's Vatican hotel. None of the victims attended Lombardi's briefing with reporters. Lombardi said Francis had ...

and more »
4754
July 8th, 2014
RNC panel to recommend site for 2016 convention - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

RNC panel to recommend site for 2016 convention
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican National Committee panel is about to choose between Dallas and Cleveland to host the Republican Party's 2016 presidential convention. The Republicans' site selection committee was slated to meet Tuesday to review ...

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4753
July 8th, 2014
Real Madrid great Di Stefano dies at age 88 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Real Madrid great Di Stefano dies at age 88
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He was taken at gunpoint from his hotel room by the publicity-seeking National Liberation Army Front and released unhurt two days later. As a coach, he led Boca Juniors and River Plate to Argentine league titles, and won the European Cup Winners' Cup, ...

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4752
July 8th, 2014
Pope: Bishops will be accountable for sex abuse - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Pope: Bishops will be accountable for sex abuse
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Federico Lombardi said two Irish, two British and two German victims met separately Monday for about 30 minutes apiece with Francis at the pope's Vatican hotel. None of the victims attended Lombardi's briefing with reporters. Lombardi said Francis had ...

and more »
4751
July 8th, 2014
Shevardnadze: Fearless life, sad political ending - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Shevardnadze: Fearless life, sad political ending
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Shelters in Tbilisi were full, and even what was then the best hotel in the capital was crammed with displaced Georgian families. Shevardnadze ducked a question about his own forces having behaved like the Abkhazians. Ethnic hatred had reached extremes ...

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4750
July 8th, 2014
Thousands rally in Kenya against president's rule - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Thousands rally in Kenya against president's rule
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Pamela Ondito, 38, said she was protesting because she was having a hard time getting a job despite being trained in hotel management. She said she was not related to anyone with influence, and in Kenya "you have to know somebody to get a job or ...

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4749
July 8th, 2014
Venezuela welcomes back stolen Matisse painting - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Venezuela welcomes back stolen Matisse painting
Tuscaloosa Magazine
It was found in July 2012 when a couple tried to sell it to undercover FBI agents for $740,000 at a hotel in Miami Beach. The two were sent to prison for attempting to sell the stolen work. The painting arrived in Caracas from the U.S. late Monday, and ...

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4748
July 8th, 2014
Two new hotels in the works for Tuscaloosa - MyFoxAL -

Two new hotels in the works for Tuscaloosa
MyFoxAL
If you've struck out on getting a hotel room for gameday in Tuscaloosa, you may soon have some more options. A Birmingham based developer plans to build two more hotels in West Alabama. If everything works out, an additional Marriot and another Hilton ...
Developer planning Hilton, Marriott hotels for Tuscaloosa Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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4747
July 8th, 2014
Pope meets Catholics sexually abused by clergy - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Pope meets Catholics sexually abused by clergy
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Federico Lombardi said two Irish, two British and two German victims met separately Monday for about 30 minutes apiece with Francis at the pope's Vatican hotel. None of the victims attended Lombardi's briefing with reporters. Lombardi said Francis had ...

and more »
4746
July 7th, 2014
LOOKING BACK: July 7 - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

LOOKING BACK: July 7
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Most of Tuscaloosa's hotel and motel operators agreed to comply with the newly enacted civil rights law. The Tuscaloosa City Commission urged all citizens, black and white, to leave law enforcement to the police department and to refrain from gathering ...

and more »
4745
July 7th, 2014
Developer planning Hilton, Marriott hotels for Tuscaloosa - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Developer planning Hilton, Marriott hotels for Tuscaloosa
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Chiman S. Patel of Tuscaloosa Hotel Partners 1 LLC, the development company behind the project, said he is planning to bring a Marriott-brand and Hilton-brand hotel to the tract, with construction expected to begin on the Marriott-brand hotel within ...

4744
July 7th, 2014
Judge finds probable cause against Cobb Co. father - wistv.com - Columbia ... - WIS -

Judge finds probable cause against Cobb Co. father - wistv.com - Columbia ...
WIS
One of the staples of the downtown Columbia hospitality scene will be getting a big time makeover and a new name. The Clarion Hotel on Gervais Street will be renovated and renamed to a Hilton Garden InnMore >>. One of the staples of the downtown ...

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4743
July 6th, 2014
Royal Family Members to Attend Tour de France - NBCNews.com -

Royal Family Members to Attend Tour de France
NBCNews.com
TUSCALOOSA, Ala.—Draft day teenage millionaires, the college championships, and invite-only summer showcases: this is what summer is known for in amateur baseball. But there is another summer out there. It's light years from the steak dinner side of ...

4742
July 6th, 2014
Follow Live: Djokovic and Federer In Action at Wimbledon Semifinals - NBCNews.com -

Follow Live: Djokovic and Federer In Action at Wimbledon Semifinals
NBCNews.com
TUSCALOOSA, Ala.—Draft day teenage millionaires, the college championships, and invite-only summer showcases: this is what summer is known for in amateur baseball. But there is another summer out there. It's light years from the steak dinner side of ...

4741
July 4th, 2014
Child rape case leaves mysteries - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Child rape case leaves mysteries
Tuscaloosa Magazine
But each tape recorded at least one assault — some had more — in homes and hotels. The youngest victim appears to be about 10 years old. As for the alleged perpetrator, a 46-year-old traveling salesman who worked and lived in cities across Georgia, ...

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4740
July 4th, 2014
Major League Baseball's Open Tryouts: A Real Field of Dreams - NBCNews.com -

NBCNews.com

Major League Baseball's Open Tryouts: A Real Field of Dreams
NBCNews.com
TUSCALOOSA, Ala.—Draft day teenage millionaires, the college championships, and invite-only summer showcases: this is what summer is known for in amateur baseball. But there is another summer out there. It's light years from the steak dinner side of ...

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4739
July 4th, 2014
Aaron Hernandez Jail Switch OK'd by Prosecutors - NBCNews.com -

Aaron Hernandez Jail Switch OK'd by Prosecutors
NBCNews.com
TUSCALOOSA, Ala.—Draft day teenage millionaires, the college championships, and invite-only summer showcases: this is what summer is known for in amateur baseball. But there is another summer out there. It's light years from the steak dinner side of ...

4738
July 4th, 2014
Ahead of July 4th, storm nears popular NC coast - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Ahead of July 4th, storm nears popular NC coast
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The first named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season prompted a tropical storm warning for the entire North Carolina coast and had officials, hotel owners and would-be vacationers as far north as New England carefully watching forecasts. The 200-mile ...

4737
July 4th, 2014
Liberty, Mississippi residents say when it comes to fracking, no complaints - FOX 8 News WVUE-TV -

Liberty, Mississippi residents say when it comes to fracking, no complaints
FOX 8 News WVUE-TV
In response to the Bourbon Street shootings, Mayor Mitch Landrieu requested help from the state legislators to redirect hotel-motel tax funds to the city of New Orleans in order to combat crime. more>>. In response to the Bourbon Street shootings ...

4736
July 3rd, 2014
East Coast eyes tropical storm as holiday approaches - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

East Coast eyes tropical storm as holiday approaches
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Officials, hotel owners and would-be vacationers as far north as New England were also carefully watching forecasts. The storm was enough of a concern that officials in Boston decided to move the annual Boston Pops July 4th concert and fireworks show ...

4735
July 3rd, 2014
Opponents prepare for Secretary of State runoff - WSFA -

Opponents prepare for Secretary of State runoff
WSFA
When it comes to experience of course, Reese McKinney served here locally as the Montgomery County Probate Judge for a number of years, while John Merrill is wrapping up his first and only term as a State House member representing Tuscaloosa.

4734
July 3rd, 2014
US seeks more security at some overseas airports - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

US seeks more security at some overseas airports
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"As of June 2014 an unspecified terrorist group may have been considering attacks in Algiers, possibly in the vicinity of a U.S.-branded hotel," according to the message from the U.S. Embassy in Algeria. The U.S. shared "recent and relevant ...

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4733
July 3rd, 2014
Child rape case leaves mysteries - Tuscaloosa News -

Child rape case leaves mysteries
Tuscaloosa News
But each tape recorded at least one assault — some had more — in homes and hotels. The youngest victim appears to be about 10 years old. As for the alleged perpetrator, a 46-year-old traveling salesman who worked and lived in cities across Georgia, ...

4732
July 3rd, 2014
Brazil investigates ticket scalping operation - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Brazil investigates ticket scalping operation
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
According to Barucke, Fofana had free access to FIFA-restricted areas, such as the Copacabana Palace Hotel. "We have reason to believe that a FIFA member was involved with the group," the inspector said adding that the car driven by Fofana had a ...

and more »
4731
July 2nd, 2014
Ahead of July 4th, storm nears popular NC coast - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Ahead of July 4th, storm nears popular NC coast
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The first named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season prompted a tropical storm warning for the entire North Carolina coast and had officials, hotel owners and would-be vacationers as far north as New England carefully watching forecasts. The 200-mile ...

and more »
4730
July 2nd, 2014
Child rape case leaves mysteries - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Child rape case leaves mysteries
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The girl, when questioned by authorities, never said she was assaulted but said she felt uncomfortable at the hotel and demanded that Coniglio take her home. At some point he did. She also said she thought she was at the hotel for no more than an hour, ...

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4729
July 2nd, 2014
Alabama's civil rights trail - Telegraph.co.uk -

Telegraph.co.uk

Alabama's civil rights trail
Telegraph.co.uk
From slavery to segregation, Alabama has a troubled history that seemed reflected in the stormy weather as I drove south-west from Birmingham to Tuscaloosa, and on to Selma. Silhouetted by lightning, the old St James Hotel in Selma felt straight out of ...

4728
July 2nd, 2014
Graceland may remove Presley's old airplanes - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Graceland may remove Presley's old airplanes
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Earlier this year, Elvis Presley Enterprises announced plans to build a 450-room hotel, theater and restaurant, with a projected opening date of August 2015. Their plan was approved Tuesday by the Memphis City Council. Today, Graceland visitors can buy ...

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4727
July 2nd, 2014
Alabama adds 4 four more Chikungunya cases as mosquito virus pushes way ... - al.com -

Alabama adds 4 four more Chikungunya cases as mosquito virus pushes way ...
al.com
A Birmingham area man, two residents of Colbert County and one resident of Tuscaloosa County are the latest believed to have contracted Chikungunya virus, which is rarely deadly but can lead to debilitating joint pain. The four cases are "preliminary ...

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4726
July 1st, 2014
5 questions for the man in charge of Holiday Inn - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

5 questions for the man in charge of Holiday Inn
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
NEW YORK (AP) — Richard Solomons sits in one of his hotels, explaining how travelers can't be stereotyped. A businessman this week might be on vacation the next. For each trip, they have different needs. As CEO of InterContinental Hotels Group — one ...

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4725
July 1st, 2014
Police suspect alcohol use in accident that killed Philip Lutzenkirchen - The Huntsville Times - al.com -

Police suspect alcohol use in accident that killed Philip Lutzenkirchen
The Huntsville Times - al.com
Auburn tight end Philip Lutzenkirchen speaks during the SEC Football Media Days at the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover, Ala., on Wednesday, July 18, 2012. ... Auburn beat Alabama 28-27 in Tuscaloosa and advanced to win the SEC and BCS championships.

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4724
July 1st, 2014
Fans lose things, get robbed amid exuberance - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Fans lose things, get robbed amid exuberance
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Chilean Christian Alvarez said he was robbed of $1,700 at gunpoint by a gang outside his hotel that apparently followed him after he withdrew cash from ATM machine. He was hoping to buy tickets on the street, which is illegal in Brazil. "It was a shock ...

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4723
June 30th, 2014
The Soul of the South - Smithsonian -

The Soul of the South
Smithsonian
The golf courses of Georgia and Alabama are famous, there is motor racing, and every large city has a grand hotel or two, and a great restaurant. Parts of the Deep South are commercially prosperous, too, with booming industries—medical ...

4722
June 30th, 2014
French minister decries planned tourist tax hike - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

French minister decries planned tourist tax hike
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
PARIS (AP) — French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius has blasted plans to raise by more than five times hotel taxes paid by tourists, saying the move would be dangerous for tourism and France's stumbling economy. Lawmakers from Fabius' Socialist Party ...

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4721
June 29th, 2014
BUSINESS SCENE: June 29 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

BUSINESS SCENE: June 29
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Its Top 100 list is comprised of hotels located throughout 16 southern states and the Caribbean region. Hotels were nominated by the readers of ConventionSouth magazine, then researched and verified for qualification by ConventionSouth's editorial team.

4720
June 28th, 2014
From Mercedes-Benz plant in Tuscaloosa County to Mobile, Alabama pauses to ... - Daily Journal -

TheNewsTribune.com

From Mercedes-Benz plant in Tuscaloosa County to Mobile, Alabama pauses to ...
Daily Journal
While some German employees at the plant about 35 miles southwest of Birmingham took their lunch break at restaurants or a nearby hotel to watch the game on television, most of the Americans kept working. No one on the assembly line was watching the ...
Showing their true colors Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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4719
June 28th, 2014
E-Mail 'Ah, yes, a basket with blackberries for cobbler' To A Friend - Andalusia Star-News -

E-Mail 'Ah, yes, a basket with blackberries for cobbler' To A Friend
Andalusia Star-News
Nina Keenam and Jan White, both columnists for the Star-News, motored to Tuscaloosa to attend the Southern Christian Writers Conference, staged at First Baptist, June 6 – 7. With one of her ... There was a main street with hotels and shops. I was ...

4718
June 28th, 2014
Swedish Prince Carl Philip engaged to former model - WIS -

Swedish Prince Carl Philip engaged to former model
WIS
FOX6 News has learned Cobb County, Georgia Police have denied a request from Cooper Harris' mother to get pictures off a laptop to be used at his funeral in Tuscaloosa. More >>. Cobb County, Georgia police have denied a request from Cooper Harris ...

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4717
June 27th, 2014
FIFA, players' union agree Suarez needs treatment - WIS -

FIFA, players' union agree Suarez needs treatment
WIS
(AP Photo/Vlademir Alexandre). Uruguay striker Luis Suarez is seen at the Serhs Hotel in Natal, Brazil, Thursday, June 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Matilde Campodonico). Fans of Uruguay's national soccer team await the arrival of Uruguay player Luis Suarez at ...

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4716
June 27th, 2014
Investigators: Man attempted to sexually assault two hotel employees - WIS -

Investigators: Man attempted to sexually assault two hotel employees
WIS
COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) -. Lexington County deputies located a Columbia man accused of breaking into two hotel rooms and attempting to sexually assault the two women inside each room. Xavier Kadeem Graham, 21, stands charged with first-degree burglary, ...

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4715
June 27th, 2014
From Mercedes-Benz plant in Tuscaloosa County to Mobile, Alabama pauses to ... - The Republic -

The Republic

From Mercedes-Benz plant in Tuscaloosa County to Mobile, Alabama pauses to ...
The Republic
While some German employees at the plant about 35 miles southwest of Birmingham took their lunch break at restaurants or a nearby hotel to watch the game on television, most of the Americans kept working. No one on the assembly line was watching the ...
Showing their true colors Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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4714
June 27th, 2014
Bond set at $1M for ex-cop in suitcase deaths - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Bond set at $1M for ex-cop in suitcase deaths
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He said that after her family reported her missing, he learned she had checked into a hotel in Rochester, Minnesota, with Zelich on Nov. 2. Zelich left alone the next day. But Hollatz said all he had was a missing person's case until the bodies were ...

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4713
June 27th, 2014
ILA seeks mediator to break stalemate in negotiations - Live 5 News -

ILA seeks mediator to break stalemate in negotiations
Live 5 News
She nearly drowned hours after she left a hotel pool. Her mother ... 16:13:58 GMT. FOX6 News has learned Cobb County, Georgia Police have denied a request from Cooper Harris' mother to get pictures off a laptop to be used at his funeral in Tuscaloosa.

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4712
June 27th, 2014
Showing their true colors - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

The Republic

Showing their true colors
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
While some German employees at the plant took their lunch break at restaurants or a nearby hotel to watch the game on television, most of the Americans kept working. No one on the assembly line was watching the game on hand-held devices, though.
From Mercedes-Benz plant in Tuscaloosa County to Mobile, Alabama pauses to ... The Republic

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4711
June 27th, 2014
SCE&G warns of possible scam artists posing as employees - Live 5 News -

SCE&G warns of possible scam artists posing as employees
Live 5 News
She nearly drowned hours after she left a hotel pool. Her mother ... 16:13:58 GMT. FOX6 News has learned Cobb County, Georgia Police have denied a request from Cooper Harris' mother to get pictures off a laptop to be used at his funeral in Tuscaloosa.

and more »
4710
June 27th, 2014
Photo Gallery: Then and Now, the Civil Rights Act touched many lives - Kansas City Star -

Kansas City Star

Photo Gallery: Then and Now, the Civil Rights Act touched many lives
Kansas City Star
FILE: Members of the Congress of Racial Equality (C.O.R.E.), in a sit-in at the Hotel Muehlebach barber shop occupy all chairs on July 2, 1964 in Kansas City. Just after President Johnson signed the Civil Rights Bill in Washington, .... George Wallace ...

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4709
June 27th, 2014
Sheriff: Murder, chase connected, case closed - Live 5 News -

Sheriff: Murder, chase connected, case closed
Live 5 News
She nearly drowned hours after she left a hotel pool. Her mother ... 15:05:29 GMT. FOX6 News has learned Cobb County, Georgia Police have denied a request from Cooper Harris' mother to get pictures off a laptop to be used at his funeral in Tuscaloosa.

and more »
4708
June 27th, 2014
AP PHOTOS: Miss Gay Nicaragua to fight homophobia - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

AP PHOTOS: Miss Gay Nicaragua to fight homophobia
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Dozens of contestants paraded down the stage of a hotel auditorium in Managua last week wearing exuberant traditional dresses, evening gowns embellished with sequin and feathers and in swimsuits as they competed in the beauty pageant. Castro, who ...

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4707
June 26th, 2014
Music roundup: Rediscover Jobriath, gay rocker ahead of his time - Tallahassee.com -

Music roundup: Rediscover Jobriath, gay rocker ahead of his time
Tallahassee.com
Ironically, after Jobriath was abandoned by his manager and record company, he played his last rock concert in 1974 at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. He was called back for five encores. There were evidently other open-minded kids like us in ...

4706
June 26th, 2014
Dallas, Cleveland finalists for GOP convention - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Dallas, Cleveland finalists for GOP convention
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Officials are also focused on each city's transportation and hotel plans following a 2012 Tampa convention in which many participants were forced into hotels an hour from the convention site. Wednesday's decision disappointed some Democrats, who hoped ...

4705
June 26th, 2014
Lebanon: Beirut hotel bomber is Saudi citizen - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Lebanon: Beirut hotel bomber is Saudi citizen
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanese officials say a suicide bomber who blew himself up at a Beirut hotel and his accomplice who survived the blast are citizens of Saudi Arabia. The bomber detonated his explosives at Beirut's Duroy Hotel during a security raid on ...

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4704
June 26th, 2014
Dallas, Kansas City finalists for GOP convention - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Dallas, Kansas City finalists for GOP convention
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Officials are also focused on each city's transportation and hotel plans following a 2012 Tampa convention in which many participants were forced into hotels an hour from the convention site. Wednesday's decision disappointed some Democrats, who hoped ...

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4703
June 25th, 2014
Donald F.Staffo inducted into Greater Utica Sports Hall of Fame - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Donald F.Staffo inducted into Greater Utica Sports Hall of Fame
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Donald F. Staffo, a professor and department chairman emeritus at Stillman College, was one of six recent inductees into the Greater Utica Sports Hall of Fame. The 25th annual induction ceremony was held June 8 at the Radison Hotel and Conference ...

4702
June 25th, 2014
Obama says US should have paid maternity leave - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Obama says US should have paid maternity leave
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The summit being held at Washington's Omni Hotel will highlight businesses with family-friendly benefits to hold up as best practices — Obama says child care and flexible work schedules also are vital benefits. Executives representing Gap Inc., ...

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4701
June 24th, 2014
A Starr at Cinderella's Ball - Northwest Georgia News -

A Starr at Cinderella's Ball
Northwest Georgia News
The 22-year-old Starr was one of the featured guests of honor on June 8 at the Cinderella Ball, an event held at the Willard Intercontinental Hotel in our nation's capital. ... His brother C. Delaine Mountain is an attorney in Tuscaloosa and a Crimson ...

4700
June 23rd, 2014
The Players We Want Every Team to Bring to SEC Media Days - Bleacher Report -

Bleacher Report

The Players We Want Every Team to Bring to SEC Media Days
Bleacher Report
The circus is a few scant weeks from hitting the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover, Alabama. No, we aren't talking about the kind with clowns and trapeze artists—although some revelers in the lobby hoping to get a glimpse of their favorite SEC stars may be ...

4699
June 23rd, 2014
Obama encouraging family-friendly work policies - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Obama encouraging family-friendly work policies
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The summit being held at Washington's Omni Hotel will highlight businesses with family-friendly benefits to hold up as best practices — Obama says child care and flexible work schedules also are vital benefits. Executives representing Gap Inc., ...

and more »
4698
June 23rd, 2014
Chinese company sets aside 'Transformer' dispute - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Chinese company sets aside 'Transformer' dispute
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"Because a third party created some misunderstanding, we were having some disagreement with Paramount," said Norman Song, general manager of the Pangu 7 Star Hotel. "After several days of intense discussion, we came to an agreement." Rob Moore ...

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4697
June 23rd, 2014
LOOKING BACK: June 23 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

LOOKING BACK: June 23
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A federal judge in Birmingham refused to take jurisdiction of cases of blacks arrested in recent Tuscaloosa demonstrations and remanded their cases to Tuscaloosa City Court. UA student Barbara Britt of Tuscaloosa became Tuscaloosa County's 1964 Maid of ...

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4696
June 23rd, 2014
Woman fights to clear name after theft arrest - News Courier -

Woman fights to clear name after theft arrest
News Courier
Harris, a respiratory therapist who lives in Tuscaloosa but commutes to work at Baptist South Hospital in Montgomery, routinely stays at a Montgomery hotel during her work shifts, she said. She knew she was not wanted for a crime. “I've never been ...

4695
June 22nd, 2014
Hottest Mugshots On The Internet! Criminal Cuties! - PerezHilton.com -

PerezHilton.com

Hottest Mugshots On The Internet! Criminal Cuties!
PerezHilton.com
Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office, Alabama Charges: Reckless driving, expired tag, ... Twilight stud Robert Pattinson was seen leaving The Bowery Hotel in NYC this week, but he forgot something very important -- his dignity! The delightfully delicious ...

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4694
June 21st, 2014
FOR RENT: “The Lego Movie,” “The Grand Budapest Hotel” and more - Tuscaloosa Magazine (blog) -

FOR RENT: “The Lego Movie,” “The Grand Budapest Hotel” and more
Tuscaloosa Magazine (blog)
The success of “The Lego Movie” is almost a double-edged sword. On one hand, it's a great movie. On the other, it's almost definitely going to convince Hollywood studios that people flocked to see it in theaters because they liked the brand, leading to ...

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4693
June 21st, 2014
Chinese company demands edits to 'Transformers' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Chinese company demands edits to 'Transformers'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese company says it has terminated cooperation with the new "Transformers" movie and wants Paramount Pictures to make edits to the blockbuster film. The company owns the Pangu Plaza, a dragon-shaped hotel, office and mall ...

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4692
June 21st, 2014
The Tuscaloosa City Council took the following action at its Tuesday meeting: - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

The Tuscaloosa City Council took the following action at its Tuesday meeting:
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The Tuscaloosa City Council took the following action at its Tuesday meeting: -- Tabled for two weeks a resolution that would vacate a portion of Old Highway 69 South, also known as Old Greensboro Road (Tuscaloosa Hotel Partners 1, LLC; Tabled June 3).

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4691
June 20th, 2014
50 Cent: SMS Audio benefits from Beats/Apple - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

50 Cent: SMS Audio benefits from Beats/Apple
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
On Wednesday night, 50 Cent was joined by the company's new pitchman, New York Knicks basketball star Carmelo Anthony, at a penthouse hotel party as SMS introduced its new line of sports headphones in both wired and wireless editions. Anthony said ...

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4690
June 20th, 2014
Pope skips procession, takes it easy ahead of trip - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Pope skips procession, takes it easy ahead of trip
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
And he no longer cooks for himself, now having full meals prepared for him by the Vatican hotel. Observers note his tastes don't necessarily go in the direction of lean protein and vegetables. That said, Francis seems content to leave his fate in God's ...

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4689
June 19th, 2014
Ditto Landing amphitheater idea getting serious attention from city, county ... - al.com -

Ditto Landing amphitheater idea getting serious attention from city, county ...
al.com
And in a related event, earlier this week about a dozen city, county and state representatives visited the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater searching for ideas to get more activity at Ditto Landing. [Related: June 24, 6-7:30 p.m.; "Citizen Academy ...

4688
June 19th, 2014
Tony Orlando visits missing Israeli teens families - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tony Orlando visits missing Israeli teens families
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In a videotaped statement Tuesday from the home of one of the teens' families, Orlando said he was on a pilgrimage in Israel and was encouraged by friends and Israelis at his hotel to do something in support of the teens. "I want Israel to know that I ...

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4687
June 19th, 2014
The Congress: The Covenant - TIME -

TIME

The Congress: The Covenant
TIME
Last year Chicago Negroes, protesting that Dirksen had not committed himself on the civil rights bill, threw up a picket line around a hotel where Ev was scheduled to speak. Throughout his long political career—16 years in the House, 14 in the Senate ...

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4686
June 19th, 2014
Violent Summer: When Klansmen and Tyranny Stalked Mississippi, Part I: 'I'll ... - Jackson Free Press -

Violent Summer: When Klansmen and Tyranny Stalked Mississippi, Part I: 'I'll ...
Jackson Free Press
When Brady returned to McComb during the mid-1940s, Lit Alford, a local oilman and business owner, helped him establish the WAPF radio station within the downtown Pike Hotel on Front Street. Using his airwaves as an influential tool for the ...

4685
June 19th, 2014
Sony investors back CEO, directors despite losses - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Sony investors back CEO, directors despite losses
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
s annual shareholders' meeting held at a Tokyo hotel Thursday. Most votes from institutional investors had been submitted in advance. Attendance totaled 4,662 people, fewer than half for last year. Some investors got up to ask how Sony had lost its ...

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4684
June 19th, 2014
Recife works to warn World Cup visitors of sharks - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Recife works to warn World Cup visitors of sharks
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"There's only one guy working at our hotel who speaks English," Ishihama said. Several lifeguards sit together under a tent almost directly in front of the spot where the last attack took place. Another, riding a personal watercraft, lurches over the ...

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4683
June 19th, 2014
Link to economy emphasized in Education Summit in Tuscaloosa - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Link to economy emphasized in Education Summit in Tuscaloosa
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Bice said the old ways of teaching did not always adequately prepare students for college and careers. “We spent a decade teaching kids to take tests rather than teaching them how to think,” he told several hundred people a luncheon at the Hotel Capstone.

4682
June 18th, 2014
Tuscaloosa City Council Action June 17 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tuscaloosa City Council Action June 17
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The Tuscaloosa City Council took the following action at its Tuesday meeting: -- Tabled for two weeks a resolution that would vacate a portion of Old Highway 69 South, also known as Old Greensboro Road (Tuscaloosa Hotel Partners 1, LLC; Tabled June 3).

4681
June 18th, 2014
Time deepens agony for Flight 370 relatives - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Time deepens agony for Flight 370 relatives
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Zhang also recently returned to the hotel banquet hall where relatives and journalists were informed about developments earlier in the search. Those briefings were often packed, but they stopped weeks ago. "It's so empty, not even a chair," she said ...

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4680
June 17th, 2014
Fourteen year-old human trafficking victim able to escape in Tuscaloosa - WIAT 42 -

Fourteen year-old human trafficking victim able to escape in Tuscaloosa
WIAT 42
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WIAT) — A 14 year-old girl does whatever she can to call police and escape from a Tuscaloosa hotel where police say she was held captive and forced to have sex with several men. The girl disappeared two weeks ago. Her family ...

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4679
June 17th, 2014
Ala. educators set for conference in Tuscaloosa - MyFoxAL -

Ala. educators set for conference in Tuscaloosa
MyFoxAL
The Tuscaloosa News reports (http://bit.ly/1izab5F ) state schools Superintendent Tommy Bice is scheduled as the main speaker for the annual State of Our Schools luncheon at the Hotel Capstone. The newspaper reports the Public Affairs Research Council ...

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4678
June 17th, 2014
Powerless apartment units have occupants frustrated - Alabama's News Leader -

Powerless apartment units have occupants frustrated
Alabama's News Leader
Management at the Boardwalk did offer those who live in the affected units three options: A one night stay in a hotel paid for by the management company, a $75.00 rent credit, or a 75.00 gift card. " You can't offer me $75.00 when I pay you what you ...

4677
June 17th, 2014
Alabama Crimson Tide Football Action is Just a Few Months Away - DigitalJournal.com -

Alabama Crimson Tide Football Action is Just a Few Months Away
DigitalJournal.com
With the popularity of the team, the SpringHill Suites is an excellent alternative and value to the Tuscaloosa hotels, which fill up quickly. A value among University of Alabama hotels, the SpringHill Suites Birmingham Colonnade features spacious ...

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4676
June 17th, 2014
Panel recommends Ohio firm for study of Tuscaloosa City Schools - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Panel recommends Ohio firm for study of Tuscaloosa City Schools
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Panel recommends Ohio firm for study of Tuscaloosa City Schools. Tuscaloosa City Schools superintendent Paul McKendrick speaks during the 7th Annual State of the Schools Breakfast at the Hotel Capstone in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Tuesday, May 1, 2012.

4675
June 17th, 2014
More than 3 months on, MH370 relatives struggling - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

More than 3 months on, MH370 relatives struggling
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Zhang also recently returned to the hotel banquet hall where relatives and journalists were informed about developments earlier in the search. Those briefings were often packed, but they stopped weeks ago. "It's so empty, not even a chair," she said ...

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4674
June 17th, 2014
Who should Alabama send as its player representatives to 2014 SEC Media Days? - The Huntsville Times - al.com -

Who should Alabama send as its player representatives to 2014 SEC Media Days?
The Huntsville Times - al.com
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama -- As far as we're concerned, the Alabama offseason ends one month from today. Sure, the season opener in Atlanta against West Virginia is still more than two months away, but SEC Media Days is just around the corner. If you don't ...

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4673
June 17th, 2014
Alabama Crimson Tide Football Action is Just a Few Months Away - Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release) -

Alabama Crimson Tide Football Action is Just a Few Months Away
Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)
With the popularity of the team, the SpringHill Suites is an excellent alternative and value to the Tuscaloosa hotels, which fill up quickly. A value among University of Alabama hotels, the SpringHill Suites Birmingham Colonnade features spacious ...

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4672
June 17th, 2014
Gunmen singled out non-Muslims in Kenya attack - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Gunmen singled out non-Muslims in Kenya attack
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan officials say that al-Shabab militants have attacked a town just outside a popular coastal tourist resort, setting two hotels on fire and killing four people. Kenya's National Disaster Operations Center said military ...

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4671
June 16th, 2014
Egypt to release reporter on hunger strike - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Egypt to release reporter on hunger strike
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
29 after authorities raided their makeshift studio and rooms in a Cairo hotel, accusing them of having unlicensed equipment and setting up a media center for the Brotherhood. The defendants face charges ranging from belonging to the Muslim Brotherhood, ...

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4670
June 16th, 2014
Review: 'Terminal City' is fast-paced thriller - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Review: 'Terminal City' is fast-paced thriller
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Alex again teams with NYPD Detectives Mike Chapman and Mercer Wallace to investigate the murder of a young woman found in a suite at the Waldorf Astoria hotel. The detectives link the case to Grand Central when another murder happens within days.

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4669
June 16th, 2014
Jennifer Fridley has been appointed Director of Sales and Marketing at the ... - Hospitality Net -

Jennifer Fridley has been appointed Director of Sales and Marketing at the ...
Hospitality Net
Prior to joining the Tutwiler in 2006, Fridley worked at Sheraton Four Points in Tuscaloosa, the Mountain Brook Inn and the historic Wynfrey Hotel. She earned a bachelor of arts degree in communications from the University of Alabama. Interwest Capital ...

4668
June 16th, 2014
Educators Conference in Tuscaloosa - Alabama Public Radio -

Educators Conference in Tuscaloosa
Alabama Public Radio
The Tuscaloosa News reports state schools Superintendent Tommy Bice is scheduled as the main speaker for the annual State of Our Schools luncheon at the Hotel Capstone. Tommy Bice. The newspaper reports the Public Affairs Research Council is also ...
Ala. educators set for conference in Tuscaloosa GoErie.com
Tuscaloosa to host State of Our School education summit next week Tuscaloosa Magazine

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4667
June 16th, 2014
Police: 48 killed in terror attack on Kenya town - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Police: 48 killed in terror attack on Kenya town
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan officials say that al-Shabab militants have attacked a town just outside a popular coastal tourist resort, setting two hotels on fire and killing four people. Kenya's National Disaster Operations Center said military ...

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4666
June 16th, 2014
Philippines against South China Sea constructions - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Philippines against South China Sea constructions
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Now it has an airport, hotel, library, five main roads, cellphone coverage and a 24-hour satellite TV station, according to the government. It also has its own supply ship that brings in food, water, construction materials and people. Tensions in the ...

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4665
June 16th, 2014
Ala. educators set for conference in Tuscaloosa - GoErie.com -

Ala. educators set for conference in Tuscaloosa
GoErie.com
The Tuscaloosa News reports (http://bit.ly/1izab5F ) state schools Superintendent Tommy Bice is scheduled as the main speaker for the annual State of Our Schools luncheon at the Hotel Capstone. The newspaper reports the Public Affairs Research Council ...
Educational Leaders in Alabama to Gather for Conference WTOK
Tuscaloosa to host State of Our School education summit next week Tuscaloosa Magazine

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4664
June 16th, 2014
Police chief: 27 killed in militant attacks on hotels, police station, bank in ... - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Police chief: 27 killed in militant attacks on hotels, police station, bank in ...
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan officials say that al-Shabab militants have attacked a town just outside a popular coastal tourist resort, setting two hotels on fire and killing four people. Kenya's National Disaster Operations Center said military ...

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4663
June 16th, 2014
Panel recommends Ohio firm for study of Tuscaloosa City Schools - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Panel recommends Ohio firm for study of Tuscaloosa City Schools
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Panel recommends Ohio firm for study of Tuscaloosa City Schools. Tuscaloosa City Schools superintendent Paul McKendrick speaks during the 7th Annual State of the Schools Breakfast at the Hotel Capstone in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Tuesday, May 1, 2012.

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4662
June 16th, 2014
Tuscaloosa City Council agenda for June 17 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tuscaloosa City Council agenda for June 17
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Consenting to vacate a portion of Old Highway 69 South or Old Greensboro Road (Tuscaloosa Hotel Partners 1, LLC; Tabled June 3). Authorizing utility account credits; total: $1,988.52. Authorizing Change Order No. 2 for renovations to Annex III ...

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4661
June 16th, 2014
Ala. educators set for conference in Tuscaloosa - Gadsden Times -

Ala. educators set for conference in Tuscaloosa
Gadsden Times
The Tuscaloosa News reports (http://bit.ly/1izab5F ) state schools Superintendent Tommy Bice is scheduled as the main speaker for the annual State of Our Schools luncheon at the Hotel Capstone. The newspaper reports the Public Affairs Research Council ...
Tuscaloosa to host State of Our School education summit next week Tuscaloosa Magazine

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4660
June 15th, 2014
Dads and the sports world - KTNV -

Dads and the sports world
KTNV
Now Open: The Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino brought a new thrill ride to its property. The new zip line called VooDoo zip line flies riders between the two towers. Photo: Caesars Entertainment. Coming Soon: Resorts World was expected to break ground ...

4659
June 15th, 2014
Tuscaloosa to host State of Our School education summit next week - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Tuscaloosa to host State of Our School education summit next week
Tuscaloosa Magazine
... will be Tuesday in Tuscaloosa. Tommy Bice, Alabama superintendent of schools, will be main speaker at the annual State of Our Schools luncheon at 11:30 a.m. at the Hotel Capstone, 320 Paul W. Bryant Drive. Also giving presentations on their ...

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4658
June 15th, 2014
BUSINESS CALENDAR: June 15 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

BUSINESS CALENDAR: June 15
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Annual Chamber in Session State of the Schools event: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Hotel Capstone, 320 Paul W. Bryant Drive, sponsored by Ellis Architects. Presentations by Tommy Bice,. Alabama superintendent of schools; Elizabeth Swinford, ... International ...

4657
June 14th, 2014
10 best bucket-list sporting events - USA TODAY -

USA TODAY

10 best bucket-list sporting events
USA TODAY
Alternates between Auburn and Tuscaloosa, Ala. Although the ... Bucket list tip: Smart race fans know to stay an hour away in Orlando, which has top-grade hotels without the multi-night minimum stays and higher prices found in Daytona during Speed Week.

4656
June 13th, 2014
Police and World Cup protesters clash in Brazil - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Police and World Cup protesters clash in Brazil
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The protest has started peacefully but escalated, with the violence forcing at least one nearby hotel to shut its doors and ask guests not to go outside. The demonstrations in recent months have paled in comparison those last year, when a million ...

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4655
June 13th, 2014
Hundreds of Iraqis flee Islamic militant advance - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Hundreds of Iraqis flee Islamic militant advance
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... said they didn't know where they would sleep Thursday night. Talal Ahmad's family of 12 was sleeping in the back of a pickup truck that was lined with thin mattresses. Abir, the teacher, said her middle-class family had enough money for a hotel for ...

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4654
June 13th, 2014
'Aha Moment Tour' stops in Tuscaloosa - MyFoxAL -

'Aha Moment Tour' stops in Tuscaloosa
MyFoxAL
Organizers want to hear real stories from regular folks about the moments that changed their lives. The stories are recorded in a mobile studio parked in the Hotel Capstone parking lot. The winning "aha moment" will appear in the company's next ...

4653
June 13th, 2014
Boeing, 5 Japanese suppliers ink 777X deal - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Boeing, 5 Japanese suppliers ink 777X deal
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"This is a partnership that will endure for many, many years to come," Conner said after Boeing, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Fuji Heavy Industries, ShinMaywa Industries and NIPPI Corp. signed the deal Thursday at a Tokyo hotel.

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4652
June 12th, 2014
Pope to World Cup: Overcome racism, greed in sport - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Pope to World Cup: Overcome racism, greed in sport
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He doesn't have a TV in the Vatican hotel room where he lives, though one could certainly be made available. Francis, a lifelong fan of the Buenos Aires club San Lorenzo, has amassed an enormous collection of jerseys since his election and has met with ...

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4651
June 12th, 2014
Brazil averts subway strike on eve of World Cup - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Brazil averts subway strike on eve of World Cup
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The situation in Sao Paulo is deeply worrying for World Cup organizers. They are counting on the subway systems to carry tens of thousands of fans to the games there, where the Itaquerao stadium is far from the hotel areas where most Cup tourists will ...

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4650
June 11th, 2014
Alabama's Best Cheeseburger, Day 3: A visit to Huntsville restores my faith in ... - The Huntsville Times - al.com -

Alabama's Best Cheeseburger, Day 3: A visit to Huntsville restores my faith in ...
The Huntsville Times - al.com
I ate what I could (which wasn't much) and packed up the rest for the drive back to the hotel where I made a personal vow to myself to have another run at it in the privacy of my own surroundings. In other words, I did something I'm loath to do – I cut ...

4649
June 11th, 2014
Subway strike suspended in Sao Paulo - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Subway strike suspended in Sao Paulo
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The situation in Sao Paulo is deeply worrying for World Cup organizers. They are counting on the subway systems to carry tens of thousands of fans to the games there, where the Itaquerao stadium is far from the hotel areas where most Cup tourists will ...

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4648
June 11th, 2014
Organization provides hospitality experience - The University of Alabama Crimson White -

Organization provides hospitality experience
The University of Alabama Crimson White
In the past, the group has worked at events such as Hangout Music Festival, the Tuscaloosa Half Marathon, NOLA Fashion Week, the Super Bowl and even the Cannes Film Festival in France. “I went to a conference this past May, and we met people from ...

4647
June 11th, 2014
Mike Marshall: Recalling the splendid '70s - auburn.247sports.com -

auburn.247sports.com

Mike Marshall: Recalling the splendid '70s
auburn.247sports.com
That call and Alabama's win over Houston, which had beaten Auburn decisively in the Astro-Bluebonnet Bowl the previous year, were the talk of the coffee shop at the Holiday Inn in Lanett, where many fans were forced to stay because of a shortage of ...

4646
June 10th, 2014
Libya's top court rejects appointment of new PM - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Libya's top court rejects appointment of new PM
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Maiteg, a businessman who owns a luxury hotel in the capital, Tripoli, entered the government's headquarters last week backed by an Islamist militia. Twelve lawmakers later brought the matter to Libya's Supreme Constitutional Court to challenge the ...

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4645
June 10th, 2014
UWA's Dee Outlaw, Jeff Branson among GSC HOF inductees - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

UWA's Dee Outlaw, Jeff Branson among GSC HOF inductees
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The Inaugural GSC Hall of Fame will be officially inducted on Wednesday, June 25, in Pensacola Beach, Fla., at the Hilton Pensacola Beach Gulf Front Hotel. Outlaw served as UWA's Director of Athletics from 1996 to 2005. Prior to that he served as an ...

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4644
June 10th, 2014
Global Workforce Development: Soft Skills Hard to Find - GlobalAtlanta -

Global Workforce Development: Soft Skills Hard to Find
GlobalAtlanta
Behaviors will; machines won't,” Mr. Jackson told attendees at an Auburn University global workforce conference at the Omni Hotel in Atlanta May 29. He said in the new world of automotive manufacturing, computer skills are at ... One company in Alabama ...

4643
June 9th, 2014
Meet 4 breakout winners from the Tony Awards - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Meet 4 breakout winners from the Tony Awards
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
But the Oscar nominee for the 2004 movie "Hotel Rwanda" is remarkable opposite Denzel Washington and took home a Tony for best featured actress in a play. Her other film credits include "Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls" and "The Secret Life of Bees" and ...

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4642
June 9th, 2014
Former bookkeeper facing 75 criminal charges is accused of stealing $42057 ... - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) (blog) -

Former bookkeeper facing 75 criminal charges is accused of stealing $42057 ...
Tuscaloosa News (subscription) (blog)
Ozier is accused of stealing $24,370 from a company that serves manufacturing suppliers and $14,054 from a dentist. The remaining money of the $42,057 she is accused of stealing came from convenience store owners, a small hotel operator and individuals ...

4641
June 9th, 2014
Tuscaloosa man charged with robbing three women at gunpoint outside a hotel ... - The Huntsville Times - al.com -

Tuscaloosa man charged with robbing three women at gunpoint outside a hotel ...
The Huntsville Times - al.com
... with robbing three women at gunpoint outside a hotel Wednesday morning. TPD. A 20-year-old Tuscaloosa man allegedly robbed three women of their money and cell phones with a nine-millimeter handgun outside a local hotel early Wednesday morning.

4640
June 9th, 2014
2016 campaign checklist: Andrew Cuomo - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

2016 campaign checklist: Andrew Cuomo
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Did not appear at 2012 Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, choosing instead to hold a side event for New York delegates at a Charlotte hotel. Skipped last year's national governors meeting. Hog the TV: No, mostly avoids it ...

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4639
June 9th, 2014
Attack on Pakistan airport leaves at least 23 dead - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Attack on Pakistan airport leaves at least 23 dead
Tuscaloosa Magazine
In the suicide bombing, four bombers targeted Shiite pilgrims staying at a hotel in the town of Tuftan near the Iranian border, said Baluchistan province Home Minister Mir Sarfraz Bugti. One bomber was killed by security officials traveling with the ...

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4638
June 9th, 2014
Brazil, Qatar continue to cause FIFA problems - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Brazil, Qatar continue to cause FIFA problems
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The tense Saturday evening wait for the newspaper's latest claims was evident at FIFA's World Cup hotel base in Sao Paulo and could be repeated in Rio de Janeiro next week as the newspaper has promised further revelations. Football's power brokers ...

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4637
June 9th, 2014
Gunmen storm airport in Pakistan, killing 5 people - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Gunmen storm airport in Pakistan, killing 5 people
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
One bomber was killed by security officials traveling with the pilgrims, but the other three managed to get inside the hotel where they blew themselves up in an attack that also wounded 10 people, he said. It wasn't immediately clear whether there was ...

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4636
June 9th, 2014
DON NOBLE: Loyal readers will love newest 'Bones' novel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

DON NOBLE: Loyal readers will love newest 'Bones' novel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
What started as a series set at Dahlia House, in the town of Zinnia in the Mississippi Delta, has done some traveling. At home, Sarah Booth is aided by her gang: Madame Tomeeka the psychic; Cece the transsexual journalist; Millie, who picks up gossip ...

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4635
June 8th, 2014
Dutch hit the beach, then down to work in Rio - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Dutch hit the beach, then down to work in Rio
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
After arriving in Rio on a red-eye flight early Friday, Louis van Gaal's 23-man squad went to its hotel on the swanky Ipanema beach and almost immediately crossed the busy street to freshen up with a walk in the sand. Later in the afternoon, Van Gaal ...

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4634
June 7th, 2014
Readers react to idea of Birmingham as host for 2016 Democratic National ... - al.com -

Readers react to idea of Birmingham as host for 2016 Democratic National ...
al.com
Does Birmingham have enough hotel rooms to house all the delegates from across the country? Is the BJCC large enough to host the convention? ... Andy Bearden of Tuscaloosa: I think it would be fantastic! It would energize the Democratic base in t(h)e ...

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4633
June 7th, 2014
BUSINESS EVENTS CALENDAR: June 8 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

BUSINESS EVENTS CALENDAR: June 8
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Annual Chamber in Session State of the Schools: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Hotel Capstone. Speakers Alabama Superintendent of Schools Tommy Bice, Tuscaloosa County Superintendent Elizabeth Swinford and Tuscaloosa City Superintendent Paul McKendrick.

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4632
June 7th, 2014
CECIL HURT: With a win, will California Chrome be an American icon? - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

CECIL HURT: With a win, will California Chrome be an American icon?
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Many people in Tuscaloosa know the beginning of my career covering Alabama football began just as Paul “Bear” Bryant's coaching career was ending, so I got to meet with him fairly regularly over those months. It is one of the priceless perks of the job ...

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4631
June 7th, 2014
DON NOBLE: Loyal readers will love newest 'Bones' novel - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

DON NOBLE: Loyal readers will love newest 'Bones' novel
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Why is the same man apt to feel good in a very bad environment , say an old hotel on Key Largo during a hurricane?” This review was originally broadcast on Alabama Public Radio. Don Noble is host of the Alabama Public Television literary interview show ...

4630
June 7th, 2014
North Korea says it is holding an American tourist - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

North Korea says it is holding an American tourist
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
U.S. officials confirmed the detention but didn't identify the person for privacy reasons, nor comment on reports that he was held after leaving a Bible in his hotel room. A spokesman for the family said, Fowle, who is married with three children, was ...

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June 7th, 2014
Hertz and Marriott are big market movers - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Hertz and Marriott are big market movers
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A broad economic rebound paired with the hotel's expansion abroad and a revamp at home is sending its stock to all-time highs. Angie's List Inc., up $1.11 to $11.21. Bank of America thinks a new pricing scheme at the online review site is a winner and ...

4628
June 7th, 2014
David Hearsey - Yorkshire Post -

Yorkshire Post

David Hearsey
Yorkshire Post
Being good at maths, he assumed he would become a navigator, but his aptitude test pointed to pilot training, and this he undertook at the Alabama Institute of Aeronautics in Tuscaloosa, flying single and twin-engine combat trainers. An enthusiastic ...

4627
June 7th, 2014
CECIL HURT: With a win, will California Chrome be an American icon? - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

CECIL HURT: With a win, will California Chrome be an American icon?
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Many people in Tuscaloosa know the beginning of my career covering Alabama football began just as Paul “Bear” Bryant's coaching career was ending, so I got to meet with him fairly regularly over those months. It is one of the priceless perks of the job ...

4626
June 7th, 2014
Foley chasing extreme sports, adventure tourism with Powerman USA, Tough ... - al.com -

Foley chasing extreme sports, adventure tourism with Powerman USA, Tough ...
al.com
"This race would fill every hotel in Foley and spill over and probably fill quite a few in the beach areas," she said. "We're thinking on a very conservative, minimum side the smallest economic impact for this race to be seen yet has been $2 million ...

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4625
June 5th, 2014
10 endangered Alabama plantation homes, plus 15 mansions lost to history - Press-Register - al.com -

10 endangered Alabama plantation homes, plus 15 mansions lost to history
Press-Register - al.com
A home built by Dr. John R. Drish in Tuscaloosa in 1837 is not only one of the most distinctive historic homes in the state, with its mix of Greek Revival and Italianate architecture covered in stucco, it is also home to numerous legends and ghost ...

4624
June 5th, 2014
The Soundtrack Of Summer Tour May 29 Tuscaloosa Amphitheater - The Columbus Packet -

The Soundtrack Of Summer Tour May 29 Tuscaloosa Amphitheater
The Columbus Packet
Styx's Tommy Shaw, a native of Montgomery and a member of the Alabama Music Hall of Fame, joined Felder to sing and play dual lead guitar on his set closer, “Hotel California.” It was a magical moment for a fan of either band. Felder was everything the ...

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June 5th, 2014
Syria's election shows depth of support for Assad - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Syria's election shows depth of support for Assad
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
It's enough," said Moataz, a 40-year-old technician who worked in an upscale Damascus hotel. Asked if he believed any other candidate or the opposition could lead the country, he replied that only Assad had acted decisively. The technician said none of ...

4622
June 5th, 2014
World Cup tourists, get ready for price shock - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

World Cup tourists, get ready for price shock
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
If one's budget isn't immediately busted by the flight or the hotel, it will soon be done in by the $10 caipirinha cocktail, the $17 cheeseburger or the $35 pepperoni pizza. And those are the prices city-dwelling Brazilians saw even before the World ...

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4621
June 5th, 2014
Alabama students make 75000 lunches for homeless - Montgomery Advertiser -

Alabama students make 75000 lunches for homeless
Montgomery Advertiser
The Montgomery Area Food Bank then will disperse the 75,000 food bags among Montgomery, Auburn, Dothan, Selma and Tuscaloosa. The Montgomery food bank covers 35 counties across that state of Alabama, which accounts for over half the state.

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4620
June 5th, 2014
Obama captured on video working out in hotel gym - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Obama captured on video working out in hotel gym
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A one-minute, 25-second clip of Obama exercising in the gym at the Marriott Hotel Warsaw in Poland surfaced Wednesday, offering an unusual glimpse of the president in full workout mode. The clip, made by a hotel guest, shows Obama in a black gym suit, ...

4619
June 5th, 2014
Sam Adams working to 'create an attitude' at Hillcrest-Tuscaloosa - al.com -

Sam Adams working to 'create an attitude' at Hillcrest-Tuscaloosa
al.com
Adams said the time the team will spend in dorm and hotel rooms, bonding, could be just as valuable as the time they spend outside, getting their on the-field chemistry together. Once they dawn full pads in early August, Adams said, the team will begin ...

4618
June 4th, 2014
A World Cup quandary: sex or abstinence - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

A World Cup quandary: sex or abstinence
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Many European teams, including Germany and Spain, have a strict ban on sex before matches, allowing wives and girlfriends to visit players at their hotel only on off-days. The fact that sex still comes up for debate reflects widespread sexism in sports ...

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4617
June 4th, 2014
GOP leaders Mike Hubbard, Del Marsh win primaries - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

GOP leaders Mike Hubbard, Del Marsh win primaries
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
GOP leaders Mike Hubbard, Del Marsh win primaries. Mike Hubbard speaks to the West Alabama Chamber of Commerce, Thursday, July 14, 2011 at the Hotel Capstone in Tuscaloosa. Tuscaloosa News. The Associated Press ...

4616
June 4th, 2014
SPORTING LIFE: Tuscaloosa runner's passion has taken her across the world - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

SPORTING LIFE: Tuscaloosa runner's passion has taken her across the world
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
I thought, 'I'd like to do that next year,'” said Ileana Jones, a real estate agent for Advantage Realty in Tuscaloosa. “I watched it and thought, 'That could be me.'” She returned home, gathered a group of friends, including her running partner Marsha ...

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4615
June 4th, 2014
$15 minimum wage permits few luxuries in US cities - Tuscaloosa News -

$15 minimum wage permits few luxuries in US cities
Tuscaloosa News
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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4614
June 3rd, 2014
Sam Adams working to 'create an attitude' at Hillcrest Tuscaloosa - al.com -

Sam Adams working to 'create an attitude' at Hillcrest Tuscaloosa
al.com
Adams said the time the team will spend in dorm and hotel rooms, bonding, could be just as valuable as the time they spend outside, getting their on the-field chemistry together. Once they dawn full pads in early August, Adams said, the team will begin ...

4613
June 3rd, 2014
AP WAS THERE: Troops storm Tiananmen Square - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

AP WAS THERE: Troops storm Tiananmen Square
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Some protesters tossed rocks at the police. At least 13 people were seen with bloodied heads and bodies. Witnesses said two truckloads of riot police with shields and sticks began beating people outside the Beijing Hotel east of the square, injuring 30 ...

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4612
June 3rd, 2014
Police arrest 5 women in Birmingham hotel prostitution operation - Alabama's13.com -