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Aristide joins Haiti rally to urge voters to back candidate - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Aristide joins Haiti rally to urge voters to back candidate
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
At a swanky hotel, Aristide and Narcisse spoke briefly to reporters. Aristide said Haiti is "sick" and needs "all of its children to work together to get well." "Our next rendezvous will be on February 7, 2017, with Dr. Narcissse as president in the ...

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7894
August 30th, 2016
Reading between the lines on Kirby Smart's No-News-For-You conference - DawgNation -

DawgNation

Reading between the lines on Kirby Smart's No-News-For-You conference
DawgNation
Between The Lines: Smart either 1) Knows who will start but wants to keep it quiet until kickoff, or at least until the day before, when the team is sequestered in a hotel (favorite); 2) Is heavily leaning in one direction but wants to be sure in the ...

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7893
August 29th, 2016
LETTER: Thanks to supporters of NPF Championship - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

LETTER: Thanks to supporters of NPF Championship
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... DCH Sports Medicine, Northstar EMS and The Tuscaloosa News. We also want to thank our generous sponsors for making this event a reality-- Kyser Construction, Coca-Cola United, Adams Beverage, and Special Events. Thank you to our incredible hotel ...

7892
August 29th, 2016
Man arrested after girlfriend's death - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Man arrested after girlfriend's death
Tuscaloosa Magazine
HUNTSVILLE — Authorities say a man accused of killing his girlfriend at a Georgia hotel has been arrested in northern Alabama. Henry County police spokesman Capt. Joey Smith told local news media Saturday that Tory Leroy Jones, 44, was apprehended ...

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7891
August 29th, 2016
Man arrested in Alabama after girlfriend's death in Georgia - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Man arrested in Alabama after girlfriend's death in Georgia
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say a man accused of killing his girlfriend at a Georgia hotel has been arrested in northern Alabama. Henry County police spokesman Capt. Joey Smith tells local news media Saturday that 44-year-old Tory Leroy Jones ...

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7890
August 28th, 2016
The Mom Stop: Storm brings flood of memories - Peoria Journal Star -

Peoria Journal Star

The Mom Stop: Storm brings flood of memories
Peoria Journal Star
I know what it's like to be hit by a natural disaster, to wake up in a hotel room because your home is not safe. I still remember stumbling on my own words as I tried to explain to my 2-year-old daughter in 2011 why we weren't home, ... I've witnessed ...

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7889
August 28th, 2016
Writer for ESPN.com and ESPN The Magazine - ESPN -

ESPN

Writer for ESPN.com and ESPN The Magazine
ESPN
Weis spent a lot of Saturdays last fall in Tuscaloosa. His son, Charlie Jr., turned out to love coaching ..... We leave Rod's and ride in his convertible back to where my car is parked, at a hotel in the town of Spring Lake. On the shore, Spring Lake ...

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7888
August 28th, 2016
Warning of 'war' on farmers, Trump seeks support in Iowa - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Warning of 'war' on farmers, Trump seeks support in Iowa
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"People don't know how well we're doing with the Hispanics, the Latinos," Trump said Friday at his hotel just off the Vegas Strip. "We're doing really well." Trump has suggested that minorities have been left behind by Democratic economic policies and ...

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7887
August 28th, 2016
Police search for 2 robbery suspects - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Police search for 2 robbery suspects
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Published: Friday, August 26, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.. Last Modified: Friday, August 26, 2016 at 8:23 p.m.. Tuscaloosa police are searching for two men who robbed a woman at gunpoint at a hotel earlier this month.

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7886
August 28th, 2016
Nevada becomes one of Trump's big hopes for swing state win - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Nevada becomes one of Trump's big hopes for swing state win
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"Nevada's a picture of where the country's at," said Yvanna Cancela, political director of the Culinary Union, which represents nearly 60,000, mostly immigrant workers in casinos and hotels on the Strip. "It's increasingly diverse but the ideas of ...

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7885
August 28th, 2016
Rio police: Irishmen say their top official handled tickets - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Rio police: Irishmen say their top official handled tickets
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Hickey, 71, was arrested last week in a dawn raid at his hotel and transferred to a hospital with chest pains. A member of the International Olympic Committee's ruling executive board, Hickey was in charge of the influential umbrella group for Europe's ...

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7884
August 27th, 2016
WHY YOU SHOULD HATE EVERY SEC TEAM IN 2016 - Red Cup Rebellion -

Red Cup Rebellion

WHY YOU SHOULD HATE EVERY SEC TEAM IN 2016
Red Cup Rebellion
... SEC banner into playoff and national title games, does that do your school any good? You know what, IT DOES NOT. The four-star your school was recruiting just committed to Alabama after three five-stars and two four-stars were ushered out of ...

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7883
August 27th, 2016
As Trump courts Latinos, Clinton links him to radical fringe - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

As Trump courts Latinos, Clinton links him to radical fringe
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"People don't know how well we're doing with the Hispanics, the Latinos," Trump said Friday at his hotel just off the Vegas Strip. "We're doing really well." Trump has suggested that minorities have been left behind by Democratic economic policies and ...

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7882
August 27th, 2016
Comfort food: Eat all'amatriciana to help quake victims - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Comfort food: Eat all'amatriciana to help quake victims
Tuscaloosa Magazine
"Let's hope that it (Amatrice) will be reborn again," Luca Palombini, the assistant chef at Hotel Roma, told the AP on Friday, speaking from the San Salvatore Hospital in L'Aquila, where he was recovering from a broken foot. "Amatriciana will be even ...

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7881
August 27th, 2016
Police search for 2 robbery suspects | TuscaloosaNews.com - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Police search for 2 robbery suspects | TuscaloosaNews.com
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Tuscaloosa police are searching for two men who robbed a woman at gunpoint at a hotel earlier this month.

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7880
August 27th, 2016
For 10 years, possibly biggest pearl was hidden under bed - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Irish Examiner

For 10 years, possibly biggest pearl was hidden under bed
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A 9-kilogram (20-pound) pearl, called Pearl of the King, was found in Palawan in 1939, and is on display in a hotel at the central island resort of Boracay. Local media have reported that fishermen had recovered other huge pearls in the province ...
Fisherman hands in giant pearl he kept under the bed for 10 years The Guardian
Potentially world's biggest natural pearl turned over to Puerto Princesa City Tourism Office - Palawan News Palawan News
34kg pearl found in Philippines 'is world's biggest' BBC News
Daily Mail  - Facebook
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7879
August 26th, 2016
Italian town destroyed in quake was preparing food festival - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Italian town destroyed in quake was preparing food festival
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The mayor said about 70 people had been staying in the Hotel Roma, a town landmark that has a restaurant which serves the famous pasta dish. Rescue workers pulled five bodies from the rubble of the hotel but had to halt rescue operations late Wednesday ...

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7878
August 26th, 2016
Tilman Fertitta donates $20M to University of Houston sports - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tilman Fertitta donates $20M to University of Houston sports
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He attended the UH Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management. A UH statement says the funds will help transform the Hofheinz Pavilion into a state-of-the-art basketball arena renamed the Fertitta Center. The $60 million renovation ...

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7877
August 26th, 2016
Lotte Group vice chairman found dead before corruption probe - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Lotte Group vice chairman found dead before corruption probe
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Lee has been a Lotte man for more than 40 years since he joined the company's hotel business in 1973. The death sends Lotte into a fresh crisis. South Korean prosecutors are investigating allegations of embezzlement, slush funds and tax evasions at ...

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7876
August 26th, 2016
The Mom Stop: Storm brings flood of memories - News - The ... - Wellsville Daily Reporter -

Wellsville Daily Reporter

The Mom Stop: Storm brings flood of memories - News - The ...
Wellsville Daily Reporter
The scene is eerily familiar: Rising water levels edge upward, flooding businesses and homes, cars and schools, in what has historically been a hard-hit state.

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7875
August 25th, 2016
BBC lists Top 100 films of 21st century; David Lynch tops it - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Washington Post

BBC lists Top 100 films of 21st century; David Lynch tops it
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
There still may be 84 years to go, but a new list ranks David Lynch's "Mulholland Drive," Wong Kar-wai's "In the Mood for Love" and Paul Thomas Anderson's "There Will Be Blood" as the top films of the 21st century — so far. The BBC created the Top 100 ...
BBC - Culture - The 21st Century's 100 greatest films BBC
BBC - Culture - The 21st Century's 100 greatest films: Who voted? BBC

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7874
August 25th, 2016
Filipino fishermen find possibly world's biggest pearl - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Philippine Star

Filipino fishermen find possibly world's biggest pearl
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A 9-kilogram (20-pound) pearl, called Pearl of the King, was found in Palawan in 1939, and is on display in a hotel at the central island resort of Boracay. Local media have reported that fishermen had recovered other huge pearls in the province ...
Fisherman found giant pearl worth $100million and kept it under his bed for 10 YEARS Daily Mail
Potentially world's biggest natural pearl turned over to Puerto Princesa City Tourism Office - Palawan News Palawan News
34kg pearl found in Philippines 'is world's biggest' BBC News
The Guardian  - Facebook
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7873
August 25th, 2016
Italy toll rises to 247 as anguish mounts over quake past - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Italy toll rises to 247 as anguish mounts over quake past
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Guests filled its top Hotel Roma, famed for its amatriciana, where five bodies were pulled from the rubble before the operation was suspended when conditions became too dangerous late Wednesday. Among those killed was an 11-year-old boy who had ...

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7872
August 25th, 2016
Poem-A-Day - 'Why Eat Why Kill' by Abraham Smith - St. George Daily Spectrum (blog) -

St. George Daily Spectrum (blog)

Poem-A-Day - 'Why Eat Why Kill' by Abraham Smith
St. George Daily Spectrum (blog)
-Abraham Smith About Abraham Smith Abraham Smith is the author of "Ashagalomancy" (Action Books, 2015). He teaches at the University of Alabama and splits his time between Ladysmith, Wis., and Tuscaloosa, Ala. About The Academy of American Poets.

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7871
August 25th, 2016
The Lexicon of Charlie Weis - ABC News -

The Lexicon of Charlie Weis
ABC News
Weis spent a lot of Saturdays last fall in Tuscaloosa. His son, Charlie Jr., turned out to love coaching ..... We leave Rod's and ride in his convertible back to where my car is parked, at a hotel in the town of Spring Lake. On the shore, Spring Lake ...

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7870
August 25th, 2016
The Mom Stop: Storm brings flood of memories - Pekin Daily Times -

Pekin Daily Times

The Mom Stop: Storm brings flood of memories
Pekin Daily Times
I know what it's like to be hit by a natural disaster, to wake up in a hotel room because your home is not safe. I still remember stumbling on my own words as I tried to explain to my 2-year-old daughter in 2011 why we weren't home, ... I've witnessed ...

7869
August 24th, 2016
The Mom Stop: Storm brings flood of memories - Beauregard Daily News -

Beauregard Daily News

The Mom Stop: Storm brings flood of memories
Beauregard Daily News
I know what it's like to be hit by a natural disaster, to wake up in a hotel room because your home is not safe. I still remember stumbling on my own words as I tried to explain to my 2-year-old daughter in 2011 why we weren't home, ... I've witnessed ...

7868
August 23rd, 2016
Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travelers avoid Zika - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travelers avoid Zika
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The luxury Belmond La Samanna hotel on St. Martin lost $700,000 in revenue — a 12-percent drop — in April, May and June as guests stayed away due to concerns over Zika, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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7867
August 23rd, 2016
The Mom Stop: Storm brings flood of memories - Monroe Evening News -

The Mom Stop: Storm brings flood of memories
Monroe Evening News
I know what it's like to be hit by a natural disaster, to wake up in a hotel room because your home is not safe. I still remember stumbling on my own words as I tried to explain to my 2-year-old daughter in 2011 why we weren't home, ... I've witnessed ...

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7866
August 23rd, 2016
The memory of all that: Can you still find Sinatra in Vegas? - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

The memory of all that: Can you still find Sinatra in Vegas?
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Popular Frank Sinatra tunes in Las Vegas hotel lobbies have been replaced by the likes of Sia and Rihanna. The final tower of the famed Riviera Hotel and Casino has fallen, and the Sands Hotel and Casino is long gone. A tribute show ...

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7865
August 22nd, 2016
Pennsylvania supermarket sells wine, a 1st since Prohibition - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Pennsylvania supermarket sells wine, a 1st since Prohibition
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board says it has approved more than 80 supermarkets, restaurants and hotels to sell wine to go. The licenses became active this week, and sales also began at sub shops and eateries, including Big Woody's in Allentown ...

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7864
August 22nd, 2016
Trump family unity aided by bulldozers, hard hats - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Trump family unity aided by bulldozers, hard hats
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
One of Donald Trump's first big projects: Armed with guaranteed loans from his father and generous tax abatements, Trump transformed the defunct Commodore Hotel into a glimmering Grand Hyatt adjoining Grand Central Station that opened in 1980.

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7863
August 22nd, 2016
Jekyll Island reminds tourists of its alligator abundance - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Jekyll Island reminds tourists of its alligator abundance
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Jekyll Island's new alligator awareness efforts come at a time when new hotels, convention space and other amenities are drawing many visitors to the park for the first time. For the first half of this year, the Jekyll Island Authority says, vehicle ...

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7862
August 21st, 2016
Bulldozers and hard hats helped bring Trump family together - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Bulldozers and hard hats helped bring Trump family together
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
One of Donald Trump's first big projects: Armed with guaranteed loans from his father and generous tax abatements, Trump transformed the defunct Commodore Hotel into a glimmering Grand Hyatt adjoining Grand Central Station that opened in 1980.

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7861
August 20th, 2016
More people go home as progress made against California fire - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

More people go home as progress made against California fire
Tuscaloosa Magazine
"Right now the fire is just too hot in most of these areas," said U.S. Forest Service spokesman Jake Rodriguez. Charmy Hartinger said it has been a "rollercoaster" since she got off work and realized she couldn't go home. After staying in a hotel with ...

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7860
August 20th, 2016
IOC's Hickey moved to Rio prison in ticket-scalping case - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

IOC's Hickey moved to Rio prison in ticket-scalping case
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The 71-year-old International Olympic Committee executive was denied bail after his legal team argued unsuccessfully that he was being detained illegally following his early-morning arrest Wednesday at his hotel. Police only began questioning Hickey on ...

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7859
August 20th, 2016
Trump family values: bonding over bricks, mortar, politics - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Trump family values: bonding over bricks, mortar, politics
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
One of Donald Trump's first big projects: Armed with guaranteed loans from his father and generous tax abatements, Trump transformed the defunct Commodore Hotel into a glimmering Grand Hyatt adjoining Grand Central Station that opened in 1980.

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7858
August 20th, 2016
San Francisco honors Tony Bennett with statue, festivities - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

San Francisco honors Tony Bennett with statue, festivities
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
After the speeches, the music, and the heaping amount of praise for the legendary crooner were over, hundreds of people watched as the white smoke cleared and an 8-foot tall bronze statue of the singer was unveiled outside the Fairmont Hotel atop Nob Hill.

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7857
August 20th, 2016
Mexican drug lord's kidnapped son potential bargaining chip - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Mexican drug lord's kidnapped son potential bargaining chip
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Seven gunmen swept into La Leche restaurant in Puerto Vallarta's hotel district early Monday, taking the 16 people gathered there by surprise. Without firing a shot, they marched six men out. In a flash, 29-year-old Jesus Alfredo Guzman Salazar became ...

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7856
August 19th, 2016
At least 96 homes destroyed in Southern California wildfire - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

At least 96 homes destroyed in Southern California wildfire
Tuscaloosa Magazine
After staying in a hotel with her sister, she arrived at the evacuation center to join her neighbor. "I just want to know if I have a house," she said. Meanwhile, a new fire broke out in rural Santa Barbara County, quickly surging to about 500 acres ...

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7855
August 19th, 2016
IOC member Hickey moved to Rio prison during ticket probe - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

IOC member Hickey moved to Rio prison during ticket probe
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The 71-year-old International Olympic Committee executive was denied bail after his legal team argued unsuccessfully that he was being detained illegally following his early-morning arrest Wednesday at his hotel. Police only began questioning Hickey on ...

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7854
August 19th, 2016
Suspect in shooting death of businessman Glenn Hardy captured - WIAT 42 -

WIAT 42

Suspect in shooting death of businessman Glenn Hardy captured
WIAT 42
The family reportedly went to the hotel, saw the stolen vehicle, and notified police. Police responded, and had the truck towed to a secure location. At that time, officers were unable to find Rembert. Midfield Police Chief Belcher and Sgt. Bell ...

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7853
August 19th, 2016
San Francisco to honor Tony Bennett with statue, festivities - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

San Francisco to honor Tony Bennett with statue, festivities
Tuscaloosa Magazine
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — For as long as anyone can remember, Tony Bennett has been giving to the city where he first sang "I Left My Heart in San Francisco" at the Fairmont Hotel in 1961. And now, San Francisco is set to pay him back. In recognition of ...

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7852
August 19th, 2016
People, Places and Things by Gwen DeRu - Birmingham Times -

Birmingham Times

People, Places and Things by Gwen DeRu
Birmingham Times
A reception will be held Friday September 2, 5- 8 p.m. at the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, 620 Greensboro Avenue in Tuscaloosa, AL 35401. Call (205) 342-2060 for more. TEN ALABAMA ARTISTS EXHIBITION – The ... FEDERATION OF SOUTHERN ...

7851
August 18th, 2016
US hurdler uses Olympic platform to address gun violence - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

US hurdler uses Olympic platform to address gun violence
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Olympic hurdler Kristi Castlin used the occasion of her bronze-medal performance to speak out about gun violence. Castlin's father was murdered when she was 12 by someone who broke into the hotel he managed and demanded ...

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7850
August 18th, 2016
JIM HANNON/TIMES DAILY - Times Daily -

JIM HANNON/TIMES DAILY
Times Daily
The arts center is at 217 E. Tuscaloosa St., Florence, and is open free 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday; free. Details: .... Concerts at Von Braun Center, Huntsville — Black Jacket Symphony's The Eagles' Hotel California, Friday, Sept. 23 ...

7849
August 18th, 2016
Mexico: Drug lord's son among those abducted at resort - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Mexico: Drug lord's son among those abducted at resort
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Both the kidnappers and those kidnapped were members of criminal organizations, Almaguer said at a news conference called to discuss the early Monday abduction in the resort's main hotel zone. "They were not tourists or residents who work in legal ...

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7848
August 17th, 2016
'American Horror Story' coming to Halloween Horror Nights - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

U.S. News & World Report

'American Horror Story' coming to Halloween Horror Nights
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The attractions will feature elements from the "Murder House," ''Freak Show" and "Hotel" installments of "American Horror Story." It marks the first time the series has been featured at the popular annual event. Halloween Horror Nights kicks off Sept. 16.
American Horror Story comes to Halloween Horror Nights 2016! YouTube

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7847
August 17th, 2016
5-at-10: Olympics, Faux internet outrage, Braves calling up Swanson, Rushmore of best villain quotes - Chattanooga Times Free Press -

Chattanooga Times Free Press

5-at-10: Olympics, Faux internet outrage, Braves calling up Swanson, Rushmore of best villain quotes
Chattanooga Times Free Press
FILE - In this March 21, 2015, file photo, Ellen DeGeneres arrives at the 26th Annual GLAAD Media Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, in Beverly Hills, Calif. DeGeneres says she's not racist after receiving backlash on social media for posting an ...

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7846
August 17th, 2016
Abduction of Mexican drug lord's son could unleash violence - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

ABC News

Abduction of Mexican drug lord's son could unleash violence
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Almaguer said seven armed men interrupted a celebration by 16 people at the upscale La Leche restaurant in Puerto Vallarta's hotel zone around 1 a.m. Monday. They separated the nine women to one side and took away the seven men, one of whom ...
Official: Son of 'El Chapo' has been kidnapped CNN

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7845
August 17th, 2016
Credit card hack: Hotels in 10 states and DC may have been hit - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Credit card hack: Hotels in 10 states and DC may have been hit
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
NEW YORK — An undisclosed number of people who used credit cards at 20 Hyatt, Sheraton, Marriott, Westin and other hotels in 10 states and the District of Columbia may have had their cards compromised as a result of hack of the hotels' payment system.

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7844
August 17th, 2016
Rio police: Scant evidence so far in Lochte robbery probe - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Rio police: Scant evidence so far in Lochte robbery probe
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The official spoke on condition of anonymity because the investigation is ongoing. Lochte's attorney, Jeff Ostrow, said there was no question the robbery happened and that Lochte had 24-hour security hired after the incident. He hasn't been leaving his ...

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7843
August 16th, 2016
Turkish prosecutors seek 2 life sentences for Gulen - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Turkish prosecutors seek 2 life sentences for Gulen
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Parliament was bombed, while President Recep Tayyip Erdogan escaped an attack on his hotel at a seaside resort during the foiled coup. The eight deny involvement in the coup and have applied for asylum, saying they fear for their safety amid widespread ...

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7842
August 16th, 2016
Drug lord son may be among those kidnapped at Mexico resort - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Drug lord son may be among those kidnapped at Mexico resort
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Both the kidnappers and those kidnapped were members of criminal organizations, Almaguer said at a news conference called to discuss the early Monday abduction in the resort's main hotel zone. "They were not tourists or residents who work in legal ...

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7841
August 16th, 2016
Photo finish: Weertman leads Dutch sweep of open water races - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Photo finish: Weertman leads Dutch sweep of open water races
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
We may be playing roulette with it, but we prepared as well as we could." Ryan said it seemed like any other normal ocean race, which calm conditions off the hotel-line beach making things easier for the competitors. "Your mouth feels all funky ...

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7840
August 16th, 2016
Mexico: Gunmen abduct presumed gang members in resort city - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Mexico: Gunmen abduct presumed gang members in resort city
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Prosecutors in the western state of Jalisco said two SUVs carrying an unknown number of gunmen arrived around 1 a.m. at the La Leche restaurant on the city's main boulevard, which runs through the hotel zone between the old beach city and the airport.

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7839
August 16th, 2016
Turkey requests return of 8 officers who fled to Greece - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Turkey requests return of 8 officers who fled to Greece
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Parliament was bombed, while President Recep Tayyip Erdogan escaped an attack on his hotel at a seaside resort during the foiled coup. The eight deny involvement in the coup and have applied for asylum, saying they fear for their safety amid widespread ...

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7838
August 16th, 2016
Shallow quake in Peru kills at least 4, including US tourist - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Shallow quake in Peru kills at least 4, including US tourist
Tuscaloosa Magazine
A 65-year-old U.S. man died at the Eco Inn Valle del Colca in Yanque, close to Chivay, when part of the hotel's ceiling collapsed on him, local Gov. Cipriano Llasa said. "His body is inside the hotel because the highways are blocked and the prosecutor ...

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7837
August 16th, 2016
Rampaging South Sudan troops raped foreigners, killed local - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Rampaging South Sudan troops raped foreigners, killed local
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The attack on the Terrain hotel complex shows the hostility toward foreigners and aid workers by troops under the command of South Sudan's President Salva Kiir, who has been fighting supporters of rebel leader Riek Machar since civil war erupted in ...

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7836
August 15th, 2016
Portugal, Spain try to stamp out wildfires after deadly week - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Portugal, Spain try to stamp out wildfires after deadly week
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The worst fire reached the capital of the Atlantic Ocean island of Madeira, where it killed three elderly people, injured over 300 and razed homes and a hotel. Spanish police have made several arrests of alleged arsonists suspected of setting some of ...

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7835
August 15th, 2016
Russia's Klishina wins appeal, can compete at Rio Olympics - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Russia's Klishina wins appeal, can compete at Rio Olympics
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Klishina attended Sunday's hearing in person at the court's temporary base at a beachfront hotel in Rio, then trained near the Olympic Stadium on Sunday night while awaiting the court's decision. The long jump final is scheduled for Wednesday. Unlike ...

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7834
August 15th, 2016
Melania Trump's Slovenia has become a tourist hotspot - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Melania Trump's Slovenia has become a tourist hotspot
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
It was at lakeside Grand Hotel Toplice in Bled where Mrs. Trump introduced Donald Trump to her parents during their brief visit to Slovenia in July 2002, two years before they engaged. It is believed that it was the last time that the former model ...

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7833
August 15th, 2016
Sharon van Rouwendaal romps to open water win at Copacabana - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Sharon van Rouwendaal romps to open water win at Copacabana
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
While the hotel-lined beach provided a glorious backdrop, the race was held in waters that an Associated Press study found could be dangerous to one's health because of raw sewage that is dumped into the city's waters. Brazilian officials had vowed to ...

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7832
August 15th, 2016
Gunmen abduct people from Mexican resort city restaurant - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Gunmen abduct people from Mexican resort city restaurant
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Prosecutors in the western state of Jalisco said two SUVs carrying an unknown number of gunmen arrived around 1 a.m. at the La Leche restaurant on the city's main boulevard, which runs through the hotel zone between the old beach city and the airport.

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7831
August 15th, 2016
Klishina waiting to hear if she can compete at Olympics - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Klishina waiting to hear if she can compete at Olympics
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Klishina's lawyer Paul Greene told The Associated Press before the hearing that the long jumper was to testify in person before the Court of Arbitration for Sport at a luxury beachside hotel after track's world governing body, the IAAF, retracted her ...

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7830
August 15th, 2016
Last Word: Candlelight Protest, International Paper Rumors and Ruby Wilson - Memphis Daily News -

Last Word: Candlelight Protest, International Paper Rumors and Ruby Wilson
Memphis Daily News
The early indication is some kind of engine problems around Tuscaloosa that brought the twin-engine plane down in some trees as the plan was on approach to a runway. As last week ended on Wall Street, shares in International ... At about the time of ...

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7829
August 15th, 2016
Russia's Klishina at hearing, seeking to compete at Olympics - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Russia's Klishina at hearing, seeking to compete at Olympics
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Klishina's lawyer Paul Greene told The Associated Press before the hearing that the long jumper was to testify in person before the Court of Arbitration for Sport at a luxury beachside hotel after track's world governing body, the IAAF, retracted her ...

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7828
August 14th, 2016
Friends honor former mayor - Columbia Daily Herald -

Columbia Daily Herald

Friends honor former mayor
Columbia Daily Herald
In 1963, McIntyre became the fist female manager of Holiday Inn, the country's largest hotel chain at the time. She managed hotels in Columbia and Franklin and was then appointed to a position overlooking operations in Cullman and Tuscaloosa, Ala.

7827
August 14th, 2016
What Trump and Clinton didn't say in their economic speeches - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

What Trump and Clinton didn't say in their economic speeches
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Self-driving cars, check-in kiosks at airports and hotel and potentially touch-screen ordering at restaurants could put more lower-skilled Americans out of work. "We're really just seeing the very beginning of robots competing with workers," Acemoglu said.

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7826
August 13th, 2016
Bomb squads, stray bullets: Incidents unnerve some in Rio - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Bomb squads, stray bullets: Incidents unnerve some in Rio
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The bomb squad rushed past crowds on Copacabana Beach to investigate a backpack abandoned near Rio's ritziest hotel. Despite the potential for danger, local diners sipped their beers, watched an Olympic swimming race on a ...

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7825
August 13th, 2016
Thailand bombs unnerve tourists, and sap industry confidence - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Thailand bombs unnerve tourists, and sap industry confidence
Tuscaloosa Magazine
BANGKOK (AP) — Tourists huddled in their hotel rooms and ducked inside buildings after bombs, one after another, exploded in at least four areas of Thailand, including popular beach cities, killing at least four people and wounding dozens more.

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7824
August 12th, 2016
Nate Parker accepts Sundance award, creates youth fellowship - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Nate Parker accepts Sundance award, creates youth fellowship
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"They are the family I never had in this industry," Nate Parker said as he accepted the organization's Vanguard Award at a fundraising dinner Thursday night at the Ace Hotel in Los Angeles. Parker wants other aspiring filmmakers to have the same ...

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7823
August 12th, 2016
Wallace State Offers Incredible New WaLLi Senior Activities Program - Cullman Today -

Cullman Today

Wallace State Offers Incredible New WaLLi Senior Activities Program
Cullman Today
30 trip to tour the Bryant Museum and Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa. • Oct. 14 trip for thrift shopping around North Alabama. • Dec. 2 trip to Nashville to view holiday decorations at Opryland Hotel and shopping at Opry Mills. Think that's all ...

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7822
August 12th, 2016
Bombs shake Thailand tourist towns, and industry confidence - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Bombs shake Thailand tourist towns, and industry confidence
Tuscaloosa Magazine
BANGKOK (AP) — Tourists huddled in their hotel rooms and ducked inside buildings after bombs, one after another, exploded in at least four areas of Thailand, including popular beach cities, killing at least four people and wounding dozens more.

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7821
August 12th, 2016
Barbara Earwood McIntyre - Columbia Daily Herald -

Columbia Daily Herald

Barbara Earwood McIntyre
Columbia Daily Herald
... first female General Manager for the then largest hotel chain in America, Holiday Inn. She managed hotels in Columbia and Franklin, Tennessee, then took her recognized trouble-shooting skills to manage properties in Tuscaloosa and Cullman, Alabama.

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7820
August 11th, 2016
Review: 'Florence Foster Jenkins' never nails the right tone - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Review: 'Florence Foster Jenkins' never nails the right tone
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Adding to the film's lack of authenticity is the slight-of-hands in its settings, with London's Hammersmith Apollo standing in for Carnegie Hall and the city's Park Lane Hotel supposed to mimic Manhattan's Ritz Carlton, where Jenkins lived. The ...

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7819
August 11th, 2016
Trump touts child care programs, but they're for guests only - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Trump touts child care programs, but they're for guests only
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"Trump Kids" is described on the Trump Hotel Collection website as "a special travel program designed to help make your next family vacation a big hit." Its offerings include "kid-friendly amenities like kiddie cocktails, coloring books and no-tear ...

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7818
August 11th, 2016
Olympic village: Early finishers party while others compete - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Olympic village: Early finishers party while others compete
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
True story: After finishing fifth at the Rio de Janeiro Games, the rugby team had gone through its post-Olympics debriefing meeting and headed to a hotel bar to enjoy a few glasses of Brazil's national drink. And in walked McConaughey, who was spotted ...

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7817
August 11th, 2016
3 dead in Madeira Islands as wildfire spreads into capital - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

3 dead in Madeira Islands as wildfire spreads into capital
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
At least 37 houses and a five-star hotel had burned down. The blaze, fueled by hot weather and strong winds, forced the evacuation of around 1,000 residents and tourists in the islands off northwestern Africa. Residents described chaotic nighttime ...

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7816
August 10th, 2016
Carr, Cooper build chemistry for Raiders on and off field - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier -

Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Carr, Cooper build chemistry for Raiders on and off field
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
15, 2014, file photo, Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper (9) catches a 50-yard pass against Mississippi State defensive back Kendrick Market (26) in the first half of an NCAA college football game in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Oregon ... Oakland's star ...

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7815
August 10th, 2016
Refugee athletes from Congo find joy simply in competing - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Refugee athletes from Congo find joy simply in competing
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
When the two came to Rio for the world championships three years ago, they deserted the team hotel and sought asylum in Brazil, eventually gaining refugee status. Since then, they have been training at a renowned judo school run by Brazilian Olympic ...

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7814
August 10th, 2016
ARKANSANS AT RIO: Dad's training gizmo a boost to Henderson - Arkansas Online -

Arkansas Online

ARKANSANS AT RIO: Dad's training gizmo a boost to Henderson
Arkansas Online
Jeff's been running and jumping ever since, first at Sylvan Hills High School, then on to Hinds Community College in Jackson, Miss., then at Florida Memorial in Miami and finally at Stillman College in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Along the way Jeff has reached ...

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7813
August 10th, 2016
After the Olympics, athletes get chance to finally unwind - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

After the Olympics, athletes get chance to finally unwind
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
True story: After finishing fifth at the Rio de Janeiro Games, the rugby team had gone through its post-Olympics debriefing meeting and headed to a hotel bar to enjoy a few glasses of Brazil's national drink. And in walked McConaughey, who was spotted ...

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7812
August 10th, 2016
Looking to land a big account? Skip drinks, try sweatworking - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Looking to land a big account? Skip drinks, try sweatworking
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Some employees say they, too, have used sweatworking to their professional advantage: Andre Lattibeaudiere was working as a financial officer for a South Florida hotel earlier this year when his boss, who is an avid runner, came to town and wanted to ...

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7811
August 10th, 2016
Tuscaloosa Post 34 team wins first state title - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Tuscaloosa Post 34 team wins first state title
Tuscaloosa Magazine
July 15 did not go down exactly Tuscaloosa Post 34 baseball coach Jack Smalley would have imagined it, but his 15-under team won its first-ever state title. Tuscaloosa went undefeated in the state tournament until the championship game. In the ...

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7810
August 9th, 2016
Women say they were sexually assaulted at Tuscaloosa hotel ... - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Women say they were sexually assaulted at Tuscaloosa hotel ...
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Two Memphis women told police that they were sexually assaulted and robbed at a hotel where they were working as prostitutes for the weekend.

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7809
August 9th, 2016
LOOKING BACK: Aug. 8 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

LOOKING BACK: Aug. 8
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The Tuscaloosa City Council approved initial plans for a luxury hotel along the Black Warrior River. Developers would have to get final council approval before moving forward with the $32 million Regent Club of Tuscaloosa, a proposed 135-room hotel ...

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7808
August 9th, 2016
In Uganda, solar power plant amid African bush inspires hope - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

In Uganda, solar power plant amid African bush inspires hope
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In Soroti, the sun shines almost daily, a key factor in choosing to locate the plant here. Surrounded by grasslands in which cattle graze and monkeys play, the town is located nearly 300 kilometers (186 miles) from the capital, Kampala. The town's ...

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7807
August 9th, 2016
Police identify man fatally stabbed at a Motel 6 in Mobile - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Police identify man fatally stabbed at a Motel 6 in Mobile
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Police responded Sunday morning at 6:30 to the hotel at 5488 Inn Road where they found a man with stab wounds inside a room. Mobile Fire-Rescue pronounced the man dead at the scene. Police say they have detained a woman as a person of interest in ...

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7806
August 9th, 2016
Police: Man fatally stabbed at Motel 6 in Mobile - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Police: Man fatally stabbed at Motel 6 in Mobile
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
According to AL.com, police responded Sunday morning at 6:30 to the hotel at 5488 Inn Road. Police say they found a 30-year-old man with stab wounds inside a room. Mobile Fire-Rescue pronounced the man dead at the scene. Police say they have ...

7805
August 9th, 2016
A star rises from poverty, is killed defying Pakistan norms - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

A star rises from poverty, is killed defying Pakistan norms
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In it, she is almost sitting on the lap of Muslim cleric Maulvi Abdul Qavi in a Karachi hotel room. She wears his pointed cap perched above her flaring eyeliner. Her mouth forms an exaggerated "O'' of surprise. On a recent day, Qavi sits cross-legged ...

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7804
August 8th, 2016
Breaking out of the cookie-cutter hotel room - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Breaking out of the cookie-cutter hotel room
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
NEW YORK (AP) — The latest trend in hotel brands is to not be a brand at all. While in the past, big chains sold themselves on consistency, today they are pushing one-of-a-kind properties over cookie-cutter rooms. The shortcut to this transformation ...

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7803
August 8th, 2016
LOOKING BACK: Aug. 8 | TuscaloosaNews.com - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

LOOKING BACK: Aug. 8 | TuscaloosaNews.com
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The original Druid City Hospital, shown in 1923. The original hospital had 50 hospital beds and was located where the current Russell Hall is located today on ...

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7802
August 8th, 2016
Women say they were sexually assaulted at Tuscaloosa hotel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Women say they were sexually assaulted at Tuscaloosa hotel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The women, 19 and 27, called Tuscaloosa police at 7:30 a.m. Monday to report that two men entered their room at Masters Inn on McFarland Boulevard, robbed and sexually assaulted them, said Capt. Gary Hood, Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit ...

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7801
August 8th, 2016
Zimbabwe's Mugabe faces rising tide of protest - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Zimbabwe's Mugabe faces rising tide of protest
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A widely circulated video showed police arresting an anti-corruption activist who was remonstrating in a hotel lobby. Lt. Gen. Philip Valerio Sibanda, the army chief, was quoted in state media as saying the military is training officers to deal with ...

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7800
August 5th, 2016
Visitors to Rio Olympics will find all senses triggered - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Visitors to Rio Olympics will find all senses triggered
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
After a few days, you might chuckle when a hotel brochure or tour guide tries to sell you something by saying it "includes" a view of the statue. Jesus is everywhere here, as is plenty of temptation and sin. In Brazil, prostitution is legal, though ...

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7799
August 5th, 2016
Like the US to win a bunch of gold? There's a bet for that - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Like the US to win a bunch of gold? There's a bet for that
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"We've probably had 10 people come to the counter to bet it," said Jimmy Vaccaro, who sets odds at the South Point hotel sports book. Bookies who can usually pick the spread for an NFL game within a point or two off the top of their head have had to ...

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7798
August 5th, 2016
Curtis tasks HFPA audience to 'get some skin in the game' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Curtis tasks HFPA audience to 'get some skin in the game'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Politics were top of mind for Jamie Lee Curtis, who hosted the Hollywood Foreign Press Association's annual grants presentation Thursday evening at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel. Curtis spoke in broad terms about the HFPA's ...

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7797
August 5th, 2016
Visitors to Rio Olympics will find all 5 senses triggered - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Visitors to Rio Olympics will find all 5 senses triggered
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
After a few days, you might chuckle when a hotel brochure or tour guide tries to sell you something by saying it "includes" a view of the statue. Jesus is everywhere here, as is plenty of temptation and sin. In Brazil, prostitution is legal, though ...

and more »
7796
August 5th, 2016
Ready or not, Pokemon Go comes to the Rio Olympics - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Ready or not, Pokemon Go comes to the Rio Olympics
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
I started to play Pokemon yesterday," said Ronaldo Banto, who works in a Rio hotel and spent his free time Thursday morning running around with his phone playing the game. "Now I'm trying to find some Pokemons here. I'm loving it." Banto was drawn to a ...

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7795
August 5th, 2016
TUSCALOOSA CITY COUNCIL ACTION: Aug. 2 | TuscaloosaNews.com - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

TUSCALOOSA CITY COUNCIL ACTION: Aug. 2 | TuscaloosaNews.com
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Approved the ABC application of RV Hotel Owner LLC for retail liquor and retail beer alcohol licenses at Hotel Indigo Tuscaloosa, 111 Greensboro Ave. Authorized purchase of equipment/supplies/services; total $10,111. Rescinded previous resolution ...

7794
August 4th, 2016
China lawyer gets 7 years in 3rd subversion trial this week - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

China lawyer gets 7 years in 3rd subversion trial this week
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Zhou had been meeting Zhang at a hotel in suburban Beijing following her release when he was seized, hooded and driven away by agents. This week's trials are part of a pattern established under the administration of President Xi Jinping to use more ...

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7793
August 4th, 2016
Earl downgraded to tropical storm after drenching Belize - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Earl downgraded to tropical storm after drenching Belize
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
BELMOPAN, Belize (AP) — Hurricane Earl bore down on the coast of the Caribbean nation of Belize with the danger of high surf and winds, while also threatening neighboring Guatemala and southern Mexico with torrential rains. Hotels along Belize's coast ...

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7792
August 4th, 2016
Jim Mize's bluesy rock closes summer's Arkansas Sounds - Arkansas Online -

Arkansas Online

Jim Mize's bluesy rock closes summer's Arkansas Sounds
Arkansas Online
"We hit New Orleans, Tuscaloosa, Oxford, Nashville, Knoxville, Tupelo and Harrisburg," he says. The Spartan life of the average ... I like a nice hotel room that doesn't look like a murder scene," he says with that infectious laugh. For Friday's show ...

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7791
August 4th, 2016
America seen from abroad: arrogant, nice, tech-savvy, free - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

America seen from abroad: arrogant, nice, tech-savvy, free
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Liu Xiaodan, 30, hotel manager, Beijing. — "My impression of Americans is that they uncomplicated. Interpersonal relations among Americans are much more practical, in contrast to the complicated way that we Chinese people treat each other." — Men ...

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7790
August 4th, 2016
Chinese lawyer gets 7 years in jail for subversion - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Chinese lawyer gets 7 years in jail for subversion
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... was detained for nine months after helping with the magazine's coverage of pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong. Zhou had been meeting Zhang at a hotel in suburban Beijing following her release when he was seized, hooded and driven away by agents.

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7789
August 4th, 2016
Hurricane Earl drenching Belize, then is heading for Mexico - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Hurricane Earl drenching Belize, then is heading for Mexico
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
BELMOPAN, Belize (AP) — Hurricane Earl bore down on the coast of the Caribbean nation of Belize with the danger of high surf and winds, while also threatening neighboring Guatemala and southern Mexico with torrential rains. Hotels along Belize's coast ...

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7788
August 4th, 2016
Anne of Romania, wife of King Michael, dies at 92 ... - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Anne of Romania, wife of King Michael, dies at 92 ...
Tuscaloosa Magazine
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Anne of Romania, the loyal and modest wife of Romania's last monarch, King Michael, has died, Romania's royal house said.

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7787
August 3rd, 2016
In the NFL, training camps are summer staycations - The Register Star -

The Register Star

In the NFL, training camps are summer staycations
The Register Star
The players and coaches stay nearby in an upscale, high-rise hotel. “I call it Camp Cupcake,” said Cardinals Coach Bruce Arians, whose Augusts once were consumed by college football camps in the withering mugginess of Starkville, Miss., and Tuscaloosa, ...

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7786
August 3rd, 2016
Physician Marshall ousts US Rep. Huelskamp in Kansas primary - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Physician Marshall ousts US Rep. Huelskamp in Kansas primary
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
On election night, Huelskamp's campaign ejected reporters from his watch party at a hotel in Hutchinson, about 50 miles northwest of Wichita. "I think he has a better record than what he is given credit for," said Doris O'Neal, a 76-year-old Hutchinson ...

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7785
August 3rd, 2016
City Council passes ordinance allowing Uber - The Auburn Plainsman -

The Auburn Plainsman

City Council passes ordinance allowing Uber
The Auburn Plainsman
Todd Scholl, director of sales and marketing at the Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center, said it's "a little embarrassing" to tell guests there is no Uber in Auburn. "We have guests ask us about Uber and when we tell them we don't ...

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7784
August 3rd, 2016
Like it is Arkansas businessman announces drive to beat Tide - Arkansas Online -

Arkansas Online

Like it is Arkansas businessman announces drive to beat Tide
Arkansas Online
The Arkansas Business Hall of Famer is hands-on with his car dealerships, restaurants, hotel or any other enterprise in which he's involved. He loves horse racing, which is about the only thing that will keep him away from an Arkansas Razorbacks ...
No time to fret if you're stranded with Bret Bielema Northwest Arkansas News

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7783
August 3rd, 2016
TUSCALOOSA CITY COUNCIL ACTION: Aug. 2 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

TUSCALOOSA CITY COUNCIL ACTION: Aug. 2
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Tabled proposal for demolition of a home at 2923 24th St., giving owner 90 days to continue making improvements. Authorized an adjustment and refund of excess deposit to Highgrove Inc. for installation of water mains and services for Highgrove ...

7782
August 3rd, 2016
Excitement about Tide basketball is finally restored - The Alexander City Outlook -

Excitement about Tide basketball is finally restored
The Alexander City Outlook
I walked into the ballroom of the new Grand Bohemian Hotel in Mountain Brook last week not knowing what to expect. The whole idea of a ... So why not make those games more convenient for fans who normally drive an hour or two to get to Tuscaloosa? Also ...

7781
August 2nd, 2016
Correction: Campaign 2016-Clinton story - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Correction: Campaign 2016-Clinton story
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He also said that after Trump listed his casino and hotel company on the New York Stock Exchange in 1995, investors lost money, even though "in 1995 when he offered this company, if a monkey had thrown a dart at the stock page, the monkey on average ...

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7780
August 2nd, 2016
Anne of Romania, wife of King Michael, dies at 92 - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Anne of Romania, wife of King Michael, dies at 92
Tuscaloosa Magazine
In a 2013 documentary with Romanian public broadcaster TVR, Anne said she was formally introduced to Michael, who was in uniform, at a reception at Claridge's Hotel in London and she responded by clicking her heels and standing to attention. She said ...

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7779
August 2nd, 2016
Training camp now a summer staycation - Bend Bulletin -

Bend Bulletin

Training camp now a summer staycation
Bend Bulletin
The players and coaches stay nearby in an upscale, high-rise hotel. “I call it Camp Cupcake,” said Cardinals coach Bruce Arians, whose Augusts once were consumed by college football camps in the withering mugginess of Starkville, Mississippi, and ...

7778
August 2nd, 2016
The nation's best college football coaches love this tiny Louisiana building. Why? - SECcountry.com -

SECcountry.com

The nation's best college football coaches love this tiny Louisiana building. Why?
SECcountry.com
Some call him a “handler” or a “bag man,” meaning he accepts various off-the-books favors from college programs in order to nudge players in specific directions — say, toward Tuscaloosa or Baton Rouge. His protected Twitter page — featuring a profile ...

7777
August 2nd, 2016
No time to fret if you're stranded with Bret Bielema - Arkansas Online -

Arkansas Online

No time to fret if you're stranded with Bret Bielema
Arkansas Online
If he can go into Tuscaloosa and escape with a victory, getting off a deserted island shouldn't be too much of chore. Not sure if the folks at LSU would be willing to help him get home. They were ready to dump him after last season. At least we know he ...

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7776
August 2nd, 2016
Koch network focuses on Senate, turns away from Trump - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

CNN

Koch network focuses on Senate, turns away from Trump
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"At this point I can't support either candidate, but I'm certainly not going to support Hillary," Koch told hundreds of donors gathered for a weekend retreat in a luxury hotel at the foot of the Rocky Mountains. With Election Day just three months away ...
Kochs reject push to meet with Trump Politico
Exclusive: Billionaire Republican donors urge Kochs to back Trump Reuters

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7775
August 1st, 2016
Steve Davis, an Alabama Maker, is forging beauty by hand with Sunheart Metalworks - Alabama NewsCenter -

Alabama NewsCenter

Steve Davis, an Alabama Maker, is forging beauty by hand with Sunheart Metalworks
Alabama NewsCenter
Today, Steve's handcrafted signs adorn properties such as the University of Alabama Arboretum. He's presently working on a sign for Hotel Indigo, scheduled to open this fall in Tuscaloosa. “But, as long as I've been doing this, I'm always learning new ...

7774
August 1st, 2016
Large forest fire rages on Greek island of Evia for 3rd day - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Large forest fire rages on Greek island of Evia for 3rd day
Tuscaloosa Magazine
No injuries were reported, but a village, a monastery and a small hotel were evacuated, while the blaze threatened the small seaside town of Limni overnight. The hotel was destroyed, along with a holiday home, a restaurant and a couple of outhouses.

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7773
August 1st, 2016
Turkey protests at Germany's barring of Erdogan address - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Turkey protests at Germany's barring of Erdogan address
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Turkey's state-run news agency says authorities have captured two more people suspected of being part of a group of soldiers who raided President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's seaside hotel during the failed coup. Anadolu Agency says the two were captured ...

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7772
August 1st, 2016
Afghan ministry: 1 policeman killed in Kabul hotel attack - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Afghan ministry: 1 policeman killed in Kabul hotel attack
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The Interior Ministry says "terrorists" used a truck full of explosives to breach the guesthouse wall of the Northgate Hotel around 1:30 a.m. on Monday. Three gunmen then entered the premises and started shooting. The explosion in the eastern part of ...

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7771
August 1st, 2016
MICHELLE SINGLETARY: Financial rules for sharing vacations - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

MICHELLE SINGLETARY: Financial rules for sharing vacations
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
WASHINGTON — You're back from your summer getaway but you're steaming that your fun in the sun was more like a blistering lesson in the financial vexations of vacation sharing. Or maybe your vacation home has become more like a hotel, with people ...

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7770
August 1st, 2016
The Latest: Pope on Pell: Let justice take its course - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

The Latest: Pope on Pell: Let justice take its course
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The Italian news agency ANSA said that Anna Maria Jacobini was discovered dead in the bed of her hotel room on Friday and is believed to have died the previous night. It said she had complained to colleagues Thursday night of feeling tired. Her death ...

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7769
August 1st, 2016
Nashville airport plans $1.2 billion renovation - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Nashville airport plans $1.2 billion renovation
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The Tennessean (http://tnne.ws/2aGH9Jc ) reports projects planned in the next five to seven years include new parking, more security lines, larger baggage claim and ticketing areas, expanded concourse space and a hotel. Airport leaders said the ...

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7768
August 1st, 2016
Decree by Turkey's Erdogan brings military more under govt - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Decree by Turkey's Erdogan brings military more under govt
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A night-time operation outside the Aegean resort town of Marmaris in the early hours of Monday captured nine people suspected of being part of a group that raided a hotel at which Erdogan had been staying during the coup. A government official ...

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7767
August 1st, 2016
Afghan official: Blast shakes city, possible attack - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Afghan official: Blast shakes city, possible attack
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Rohani named the Northgate Hotel, which houses international contractors, without further details. An email message from Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said the insurgents had attacked that hotel. The message to media outlets said the hotel was ...

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7766
August 1st, 2016
Fighting between rival Tuareg groups kills 6 in NE Mali - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Fighting between rival Tuareg groups kills 6 in NE Mali
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Fighting broke out Saturday in northeastern Mali between a coalition of Tuareg rebels and a Tuareg group allied with the government of this West African country, killing at least six people. The fighting took place in Edjerer ...

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7765
July 31st, 2016
Tokyo votes for governor as it readies for 2020 Olympics - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tokyo votes for governor as it readies for 2020 Olympics
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Yoichi Masuzoe, the former governor, resigned in June after acknowledging exorbitant, though not illegal, spending of taxpayers' money including for suite hotel rooms and expensive artwork purchases. The governor before him had also resigned in disgrace.

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7764
July 31st, 2016
Billionaire's aide says no plans to help Trump - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Fortune

Billionaire's aide says no plans to help Trump
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
An estimated 400 donors gathered at a luxury hotel in Colorado Springs on Saturday, the first day of the three-day meeting. The weekend's agenda featured a series of policy discussions and appearances from several elected officials in addition to Ryan: ...
Kochs reject push to meet with Trump Politico

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7763
July 31st, 2016
MICHELLE SINGLETARY: Financial rules for sharing vacations ... - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

MICHELLE SINGLETARY: Financial rules for sharing vacations ...
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
WASHINGTON — You're back from your summer getaway but you're steaming that your fun in the sun was more like a blistering lesson in the financial vexations ...

and more »
7762
July 31st, 2016
The Latest: Police: Security on top as pope visited Poland - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

The Latest: Police: Security on top as pope visited Poland
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The Italian news agency ANSA said that Anna Maria Jacobini was discovered dead in the bed of her hotel room on Friday and is believed to have died the previous night. It said she had complained to colleagues Thursday night of feeling tired. Her death ...

and more »
7761
July 31st, 2016
Mayor to ask president for order to create national park - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Mayor to ask president for order to create national park
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The remaining 1968 wing of the hotel will be rehabbed and become archival space for the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute. The mayor's office says every local college has signed a memorandum of understanding to use the classroom space as part of Civil ...

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7760
July 31st, 2016
Alabama editorial roundup - Times Daily -

Alabama editorial roundup
Times Daily
When he was elected to his first term, the Republican from Tuscaloosa was not a champion of a state lottery. Now, halfway into his second term, newly divorced, fully embroiled in controversy and possible grand ... To be fair, Gulf State Park is in dire ...

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7759
July 30th, 2016
Wildfire sparks decline in tourism business in Big Sur - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Wildfire sparks decline in tourism business in Big Sur
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Hotel workers reviewed emergency evacuation plans as a precaution, despite the blue skies along the coast. Fire officials earlier in the week ordered at least 350 residents to leave homes that were much closer to the flames. Keith Bispo of the hard-hit ...

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7758
July 30th, 2016
NFL teams are choosing to camp closer to home - Baltimore Sun -

Baltimore Sun

NFL teams are choosing to camp closer to home
Baltimore Sun
The players and coaches stay nearby in an upscale, high-rise hotel. “I call it Camp Cupcake,” said Cardinals Coach Bruce Arians, whose Augusts once were consumed by college football camps in the withering mugginess of Starkville, Miss., and Tuscaloosa, ...

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7757
July 30th, 2016
Alabama Men's Basketball Hosts One-of-a-Kind Event to Announce 2016-17 Non-Conference Slate - Dothan First -

Dothan First

Alabama Men's Basketball Hosts One-of-a-Kind Event to Announce 2016-17 Non-Conference Slate
Dothan First
Following the Ball State game, the Tide will travel to Las Vegas where it will compete in the “Heavyweight Division” of the Main Event, which will be held at the MGM Grand Hotel. Alabama will ... Alabama will return to Tuscaloosa for a home game on Dec.
UA's non-conference schedule includes Huntsville game Montgomery Advertiser
Alabama basketball: Tide announces 2016-17 non-conference schedule Anniston Star
Alabama releases nonconference schedule Tuscaloosa Magazine
247Sports
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7756
July 29th, 2016
NFL teams are choosing to camp closer to home - Los Angeles Times -

Los Angeles Times

NFL teams are choosing to camp closer to home
Los Angeles Times
The players and coaches stay nearby in an upscale, high-rise hotel. “I call it Camp Cupcake,” said Cardinals Coach Bruce Arians, whose Augusts once were consumed by college football camps in the withering mugginess of Starkville, Miss., and Tuscaloosa, ...

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7755
July 29th, 2016
Wounded officers struggle with news of Hinckley's release - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Wounded officers struggle with news of Hinckley's release
Tuscaloosa Magazine
WASHINGTON (AP) — John Hinckley Jr. shot four people outside a Washington hotel on March 30, 1981, but two of his victims understandably got most of the attention: President Ronald Reagan and his press secretary, James Brady. Two other men ...

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7754
July 29th, 2016
Holler & Dash to open in Biscuit Love's back yard - The Tennessean - The Tennessean -

The Tennessean

Holler & Dash to open in Biscuit Love's back yard - The Tennessean
The Tennessean
Holler & Dash, Cracker Barrel's foray into the trendy fast casual dining space, now plans to expand to Brentwood with its fourth biscuit-concept store.

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7753
July 29th, 2016
Holler & Dash to open in Biscuit Love's back yard - The Tennessean -

The Tennessean

Holler & Dash to open in Biscuit Love's back yard
The Tennessean
Since opening the first eatery in March in Homewood, a trendy township in Birmingham, Ala., Frohne says the response has been tremendous, leading quickly to a second location in Tuscaloosa. The group plans to open a third in Orlando and the fourth ...

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7752
July 28th, 2016
Kinnucan's will open at Lane Parke next week - Birmingham Business Journal -

Birmingham Business Journal

Kinnucan's will open at Lane Parke next week
Birmingham Business Journal
... nearly 67,000 square feet of retail space that will include tenants A'Mano, CharBar No. 7, M&S Interiors, Revelator Coffee, Yeah! Burger and Western Market. It is part of a larger development that includes Grand Bohemian Hotel and Lane Parke ...

7751
July 28th, 2016
Novel 'Underground Airlines' Presents A Modern-Day US Where Slavery Is Legal09:48 - Here And Now -

Here And Now

Novel 'Underground Airlines' Presents A Modern-Day US Where Slavery Is Legal09:48
Here And Now
At 9:49 p.m. I stood from the wobbly wooden desk and stretched, raising my hands until they grazed the low ceiling of the hotel room. I felt around in the coat I had taken off and found a pack of Babas, tapped it on the edge of the desk, peeled off the ...

7750
July 28th, 2016
Tide basketball team sets non-conference schedule - Dothan Eagle -

Dothan Eagle

Tide basketball team sets non-conference schedule
Dothan Eagle
Alabama's men's basketball program announced its non-conference 2016-17 schedule in a packed room at the Grand Bohemian Hotel in Birmingham on Wednesday night. The Crimson Tide will play six home games and also play two in-state “neutral-site” ...

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7749
July 28th, 2016
UA's non-conference schedule includes Huntsville game - Montgomery Advertiser -

Montgomery Advertiser

UA's non-conference schedule includes Huntsville game
Montgomery Advertiser
3 against Faulkner University in Tuscaloosa before officially kicking off the regular season with a home game against Coastal Carolina and former Auburn head coach Cliff Ellis on Nov. 11, also at Coleman Coliseum. “It's big time having those types of ...
Tide reveals 2016-17 non-conference hoops schedule Alabama News Network (press release)
Alabama basketball: Tide announces 2016-17 non-conference schedule Anniston Star
Alabama releases nonconference schedule Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
247Sports
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7748
July 28th, 2016
Novel 'Underground Airlines' Presents A Modern-Day US Where Slavery Is Legal - Here And Now -

Here And Now

Novel 'Underground Airlines' Presents A Modern-Day US Where Slavery Is Legal
Here And Now
At 9:49 p.m. I stood from the wobbly wooden desk and stretched, raising my hands until they grazed the low ceiling of the hotel room. I felt around in the coat I had taken off and found a pack of Babas, tapped it on the edge of the desk, peeled off the ...

7747
July 28th, 2016
Attorneys eye what led to charge against Motley Crue's Neil - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Attorneys eye what led to charge against Motley Crue's Neil
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The case came to light after bystander video showed actor Nicolas Cage physically restraining Neil before police arrived April 7 outside the Aria casino-hotel. Neil wasn't arrested at the time. Cage wasn't accused of a crime. Neil has had several ...

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7746
July 28th, 2016
Lapel pins with images of ex-NKorean ruler found in South - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Lapel pins with images of ex-NKorean ruler found in South
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Police were analyzing security cameras to find how the 196 lapel pins ended up in a flowerbed of a hotel close to Incheon International Hotel, just west of Seoul, according to a local police officer who requested anonymity saying he wasn't authorized ...

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7745
July 28th, 2016
Reagan shooter Hinckley will soon leave hospital for good - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Wall Street Journal

Reagan shooter Hinckley will soon leave hospital for good
Tuscaloosa Magazine
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — In little more than a week, the only living man to have shot an American president could pack his bags and leave a Washington psychiatric hospital for the last time. John Hinckley Jr. has already been living with his 90-year ...
Would-be Reagan assassin John Hinckley Jr. to be freed after 35 years Washington Post

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7744
July 28th, 2016
Tide announces hoops schedule - Times Daily -

SECcountry.com

Tide announces hoops schedule
Times Daily
... hall in front of dignitaries and boosters, the Crimson Tide revealed several high-profile matchups with traditionally-elite programs like Clemson, Texas, Oregon and Valparaiso at the team's Summer Tip-Off Event at the Grand Bohemian Hotel in ...
Tide reveals 2016-17 non-conference hoops schedule Alabama News Network (press release)
Alabama basketball: Tide announces 2016-17 non-conference schedule Anniston Star
Tide basketball team sets non-conference schedule Dothan Eagle
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)  - 247Sports
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7743
July 28th, 2016
Attorneys appear for Vince Neil in misdemeanor battery case - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Attorneys appear for Vince Neil in misdemeanor battery case
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The case came to light after bystander video showed actor Nicolas Cage physically restraining Neil before police arrived April 7 outside the Aria casino-hotel. Neil wasn't arrested at the time. Cage wasn't accused of a crime. Neil has had several ...

and more »
7742
July 27th, 2016
Clearing the course for Hot Hundred bike ride - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Clearing the course for Hot Hundred bike ride
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Adams said the Embassy Suites in downtown Tuscaloosa will be the host hotel for the first time. “We also have a partnership with Hampton Inn,” Adams said, “They are sponsoring rooms for our wounded warrior participants, which we are really grateful for.

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7741
July 27th, 2016
CECIL HURT: Summer, offseason topics are almost done - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

CECIL HURT: Summer, offseason topics are almost done
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
CECIL HURT: Summer, offseason topics are almost done. Alabama head coach Nick Saban speaks to the media during 2016 SEC Media Days held at the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover, Ala. on Wednesday, July 13, 2016. Staff Photo/Erin Nelson ...

7740
July 27th, 2016
Judge: Reagan shooter can leave hospital to live in Virginia - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

TIME

Judge: Reagan shooter can leave hospital to live in Virginia
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Friedman's ruling comes more than 35 years after the March 30, 1981, shooting outside a Washington hotel in which Reagan and three others were injured. Doctors have said for many years that the now 61-year-old Hinckley, who was found not guilty by ...
Would-be Reagan assassin John Hinckley Jr. to be freed after 35 years Washington Post
John Hinckley, Who Tried To Kill A President, Wins His Freedom NPR
Reagan shooter John Hinckley Jr. released to home stay CBS News

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7739
July 27th, 2016
Auditor files new lawsuit over beachfront hotel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama Public Radio

Auditor files new lawsuit over beachfront hotel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The governor's office wouldn't comment on the lawsuit, but said the 350-room hotel and conference center will be able to handle gatherings of 1,500 people when it opens in the summer of 2018, and is important for tourism. Like Gov. Bob Riley before him ...
Auditor files new lawsuit over Gulf State Park hotel, Alzheimer's conference in Decatur Alabama Public Radio

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7738
July 27th, 2016
Ron Crumpton demands Shelby release medical records; senator calls claims 'baseless' - AL.com -

AL.com

Ron Crumpton demands Shelby release medical records; senator calls claims 'baseless'
AL.com
U.S. Senator Richard Shelby greets his supporters at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Tuscaloosa, Alabama after winning the Republic Primary. (Joe Songer/jsonger@al.com). (Joe Songer | jsonger@al.com). By Howard Koplowitz | hkoplowitz@al.com. AL.com.

7737
July 27th, 2016
Auditor files new lawsuit over Gulf State Park hotel, Alzheimer's conference in Decatur - Alabama Public Radio -

Auditor files new lawsuit over Gulf State Park hotel, Alzheimer's conference in Decatur
Alabama Public Radio
The Alabama State Fire Marshal's Office is holding a fire safety summit today and tomorrow in Tuscaloosa. The event is expected to attract one hundred people who want to learn more about fire prevention. Steven Holmes is with the Fire Marshal's office.

7736
July 26th, 2016
Trump gripes about hotel hot air, says he might not pay bill - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Trump gripes about hotel hot air, says he might not pay bill
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump is complaining about hot air at a Virginia hotel, and the hotel is pushing back. The Republican presidential nominee said he felt like he was "in a sauna" speaking to supporters at the Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center ...

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7735
July 26th, 2016
Auditor files new lawsuit over Gulf State Park hotel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Auditor files new lawsuit over Gulf State Park hotel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The state auditor has refiled a lawsuit against Gov. Robert Bentley's effort to build a hotel and conference center at Gulf State Park. Auditor Jim Zeigler and state Rep. Johnny Mack Morrow, both frequent critics of the ...

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7734
July 26th, 2016
Execution Date Sought for Tommy Arthur, Fire Safety Summit in Tuscaloosa - Alabama Public Radio -

Alabama Public Radio

Execution Date Sought for Tommy Arthur, Fire Safety Summit in Tuscaloosa
Alabama Public Radio
The Alabama State Fire Marshal's Office will be holding a fire safety summit today and tomorrow in Tuscaloosa. The event is open to the public it will ... The event will be at the DoubleTree Hotel conference center in Decatur. Scattered showers over ...

7733
July 26th, 2016
Aussies won't move to Rio village yet; power, plumbing fears - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Aussies won't move to Rio village yet; power, plumbing fears
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"We have been living in nearby hotels because the village is simply not safe or ready." She said teams from Britain and New Zealand had similar problems, which have been going on for at least a week. Chiller said the IOC will ask local organizers to do ...

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7732
July 25th, 2016
Tuscaloosa Post 34 team wins first state title - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tuscaloosa Post 34 team wins first state title
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
July 15 did not go down exactly Tuscaloosa Post 34 baseball coach Jack Smalley would have imagined it, but his 15-under team won its first-ever state title. Tuscaloosa went undefeated in the state tournament until the championship game. In the ...

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7731
July 25th, 2016
Australia team won't move into 'unfinished' Athletes Village - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Australia team won't move into 'unfinished' Athletes Village
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"We have been living in nearby hotels because the village is simply not safe or ready." She said teams from Britain and New Zealand had similar problems, which have been going on for at least a week. Chiller said the IOC will ask local organizers to do ...

and more »
7730
July 24th, 2016
Saudi official makes rare Jerusalem visit, meets Israelis - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Saudi official makes rare Jerusalem visit, meets Israelis
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Foreign Ministry spokesman Emmanuel Nahshon says Sunday that Director General Dore Gold met with Anwar Eshki at a Jerusalem hotel. Eshki currently heads a Saudi think tank in Jeddah but is believed to have close ties with the kingdom's rulers. Official ...

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7729
July 24th, 2016
The Latest: Cheers greet Tim Kaine on return to Richmond - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

The Latest: Cheers greet Tim Kaine on return to Richmond
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The streets are freshly swept, the hotel rooms are pristine, the party invitations have gone out and extra police patrols are assigned. Philadelphia is ready for the Democratic National Convention. But tougher to clean up and shine is the state's ...

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7728
July 24th, 2016
Clinton says veep pick Kaine is everything GOP ticket isn't - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Clinton says veep pick Kaine is everything GOP ticket isn't
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Trump also announced the choice of his running mate on Twitter, and followed it up with an announcement the next day at a hotel in midtown Manhattan — a curious choice given the state's strong Democratic leanings. Clinton and Kaine, meanwhile, will ...

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7727
July 24th, 2016
Clinton and Kaine to debut as Democratic ticket in Florida - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Clinton and Kaine to debut as Democratic ticket in Florida
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Trump also announced the choice of his running mate on Twitter, and followed it up with an announcement the next day at a hotel in midtown Manhattan — a curious choice given the state's strong Democratic leanings. Clinton and Kaine, meanwhile, will ...

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7726
July 23rd, 2016
Judge inclined to deny Trump's request to dismiss lawsuit - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

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

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7725
July 23rd, 2016
The Latest: Behind Kaine's smile is 'backbone of steel' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

The Latest: Behind Kaine's smile is 'backbone of steel'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The streets are freshly swept, the hotel rooms are pristine, the party invitations have gone out and extra police patrols are assigned. Philadelphia is ready for the Democratic National Convention. But tougher to clean up and shine is the state's ...

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7724
July 23rd, 2016
Political scandals linger as Philly readies for convention - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Political scandals linger as Philly readies for convention
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The streets are freshly swept, the hotel rooms are pristine, the party invitations have gone out and extra police patrols are assigned. Philadelphia is ready for the Democratic National Convention. Tougher to clean up and shine, ...

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7723
July 23rd, 2016
Convention missteps renew concerns about Trump and governing - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

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

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7722
July 23rd, 2016
Hillary Clinton announces VP decision - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Burlington Times News

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

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

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

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

Savannah Morning News

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

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

AL.com

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

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

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

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

The Northwest Florida Daily News

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Corning Leader

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

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

The Daily Telegram

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

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

MetroWest Daily News

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

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

Gridiron Now

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

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

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

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

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

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

Gwinnettdailypost.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

WWLTV.com

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

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

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

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

AL.com

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

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

Fort Worth Star Telegram (blog)

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

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

Campus Rush

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

AL.com

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

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

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

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

Washington Post

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

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

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

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

247Sports

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Miami Herald

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

247Sports

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

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

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

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

AL.com

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

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

Irish Independent

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

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

Chicago Tribune

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Alabama's News Leader

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

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

Washington Post

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

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

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

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

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

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

Washington Post

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

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

Washington Post

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

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

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

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

Anniston Star

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

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

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

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

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

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

AL.com

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

Chicago Tribune

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

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

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

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

Times Daily

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

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

Washington Post

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Advocate

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

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

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

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

Kansas City Star

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Lexington Herald Leader (blog)

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

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

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

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

TideSports.com

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

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

247Sports

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

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

247Sports

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

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

Houston Chronicle

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

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

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

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

USA TODAY

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

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

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

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

247Sports

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

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

USA TODAY

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

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

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

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

Times Daily

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

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

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

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

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

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

247Sports

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

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

Anniston Star

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Montgomery Advertiser

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

247Sports

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Times Daily

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

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

Times Daily

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

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

Toronto Star

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Anniston Star

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

WTVM

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

AL.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

fox8.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

AL.com

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

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

AL.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Northwest Georgia News

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

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

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

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

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

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

AL.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

WKRN.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Advocate

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

WVTM13

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

SECcountry.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

Alabama Public Radio

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

WTNH Connecticut News (press release)

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

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

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

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

Gadsden Times

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Good Men Project (blog)

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

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

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

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

WIAT 42

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Dallas Morning News (blog)

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

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

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

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

Canton Repository

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

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

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

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

Newsday

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

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

KHOU.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Monroe News Star

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

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

New Republic

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

AL.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Ringer (blog)

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Ringer (blog)

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

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

Toronto Star

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

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

Los Angeles Times

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

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

AL.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Pensacola News Journal

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

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

New York Times

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

ESPN

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

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

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

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

Moulton Advertiser

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

247Sports

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

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

Dothan Eagle

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

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

NOLA Defender

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

WIAT 42

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

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

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

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

AL.com

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

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

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

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

Pelham Reporter

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

WTVM

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Sun Herald (blog)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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