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Horror in Japan as video purports to show hostage beheaded - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

New York Times

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

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

WAFF

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

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

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

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

FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

Florida Times-Union

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

IBNLive

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

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

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

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

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

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

Firstpost

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Indian Express

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

IBNLive

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Montreal Gazette

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

AL.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Tennessean

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

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

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

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

FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com

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

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

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

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

EagleFordTexas.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Bakken.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

Maroon and White Nation

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

McClatchy Washington Bureau

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Macon Telegraph (blog)

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

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

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

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

Emergency Management

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Lexington Herald Leader

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

TheNewsTribune.com

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

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

USA TODAY

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

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

The San Luis Obispo Tribune

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

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

BamaHammer

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

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

USA TODAY

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Decatur Daily

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

alabama.247sports.com

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

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

AL.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

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

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

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

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

AL.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

NOLA.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Bend Bulletin

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

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

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

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

Business Recorder

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Hospitality Net (press release)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Hospitality Net

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

AL.com

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

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

Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

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

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

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

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

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

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

Albany Times Union

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

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

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

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

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

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

New York Times

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Chronicle-Telegram

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Los Angeles Times

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

USA TODAY

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

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

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

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

The Daily Advertiser

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

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

The Decatur Daily

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Opelousas Daily World

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

STLtoday.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

Montgomery Advertiser

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

AthlonSports.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

AL.com

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

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

Bleacher Report

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Foodservice Equipment & Supplies

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

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

Rivals.com (subscription)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Montgomery Advertiser

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Yahoo Canada Sports

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

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

Northwest Georgia News

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

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

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

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

East Idaho News

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

and more »
5303
November 15th, 2014
Woman wanted in connection to rape, robbery case caught at Tuscaloosa hotel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama's13.com

Woman wanted in connection to rape, robbery case caught at Tuscaloosa hotel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Members of the U.S. Marshals Task Force located Battles at a hotel in Tuscaloosa around 10 p.m. Wednesday. She was charged with first-degree robbery, first-degree rape, first-degree burglary and remained in the Tuscaloosa County Jail Friday morning ...
Second arrest in Robbery/Rape investigation in Tuscaloosa Alabama's News Leader
Second suspect charged in Tuscaloosa robbery case FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com

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5302
November 15th, 2014
A home cooked Thanksgiving meal away from your home - The Corner News (blog) -

A home cooked Thanksgiving meal away from your home
The Corner News (blog)
During the years when the Iron Bowl is played in Tuscaloosa, a more local crowd utilizes the Hotel's Thanksgiving meal options. This away-from-home option is great for students who may not be able to make the trip home for the holiday, or for families ...

5301
November 14th, 2014
Top College Football Tickets Of Week 12 Driven By Major Playoff Implications - Forbes -

Forbes

Top College Football Tickets Of Week 12 Driven By Major Playoff Implications
Forbes
It was said that a College Football Playoff would keep games relevant for a wider range of teams deeper in the season, and it has done just that. With two crucial SEC battles slated for Week 12, as well as the toughest matchup of the year for defending ...

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5300
November 14th, 2014
Robbery suspect captured two days after fleeing police interview - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) (blog) -

Alabama's13.com

Robbery suspect captured two days after fleeing police interview
Tuscaloosa News (subscription) (blog)
A robbery suspect was captured at a Tuscaloosa hotel two days after she fled a police interrogation. Shaebony Battles, 18, is charged with first-degree robbery in connection with an incident that occurred at Forrester Gardens Apartments early Wednesday ...
Second arrest in Robbery/Rape investigation in Tuscaloosa Alabama's News Leader
Second suspect charged in Tuscaloosa robbery case FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com

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5299
November 14th, 2014
NHL rumors: Maloof family tied to efforts to bring NHL to Las Vegas - CBSSports.com -

CBSSports.com

NHL rumors: Maloof family tied to efforts to bring NHL to Las Vegas
CBSSports.com
The Maloof family owns multiple hotel casinos in Las Vegas and formerly owned the NBA's Sacramento Kings. The smoke continues billowing out of expansion speculation and it's only getting darker at this point. Perhaps there will be some more focused ...

5298
November 14th, 2014
Alabama baseball releases 2015 schedule, signees - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama baseball releases 2015 schedule, signees
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The team plans on staying at a nearby hotel in Hoover during SEC home series weekends and made some adjustments to its out of conference schedule to lessen the travel burden. What would be a two-game series with Savannah State (Feb. 24) and ...

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5297
November 14th, 2014
Mississippi State seeks to stay atop SEC West at Alabama; Walkthrough - SI.com -

Mississippi State seeks to stay atop SEC West at Alabama; Walkthrough
SI.com
I'll be in Tuscaloosa for Mississippi State-Alabama on Saturday, but since SI frowns on $700 hotel rooms, I'll be staying in nearby Birmingham. That hopefully means I'll eat something from the Saw's empire. With any luck, I'll be able to hit Saw's ...

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5296
November 14th, 2014
G-20 lifts profile of laid-back Australian city - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

G-20 lifts profile of laid-back Australian city
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The first of the steel and acrylic glass barriers began appearing in the streets surrounding the convention center and some hotels a week before the summit, which starts Saturday. While the barriers did not block access to Wedlake's business, the ...

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5295
November 13th, 2014
The College Football Top 25: From Baylor rancor to Alabama's date with 'State' - Washington Post -

Washington Post

The College Football Top 25: From Baylor rancor to Alabama's date with 'State'
Washington Post
At this point, it wouldn't be so terrible if the committee meant to say it's stuck in a hotel near an airport and is trying to do its part to alleviate our general national boredom. 2. A STINGY GROUP OF PANTHERS. It's one thing to curtail a massive 33 ...

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5294
November 13th, 2014
“What's Working?” Jefferson State Community College cooks up suc ... - Alabama's13.com -

“What's Working?” Jefferson State Community College cooks up suc ...
Alabama's13.com
Just south of City of Birmingham and nestled between Tuscaloosa and Shelby Counties; Bibb County is known as a top producer of timber in Alabama and is pushing to become the top location in the state for nature enthusiasts. ... Culinary Institute and ...

5293
November 13th, 2014
Tuscaloosa County Young Republicans to host Ala. House Speaker Mike Hubbard - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tuscaloosa County Young Republicans to host Ala. House Speaker Mike Hubbard
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Hotel Capstone, 320 Paul W. Bryant Drive. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 205-344-2710. Tuscaloosa County Young Republicans to host Ala. House Speaker Mike Hubbard.

5292
November 13th, 2014
Mexico: Violent protests hit Acapulco's tourism - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Mexico: Violent protests hit Acapulco's tourism
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
As Mexico prepares to commemorate its 1910 revolution Monday, hotels in the Pacific resort city have seen a wave of cancellations after demonstrators temporarily shut down the airport, blocked highways and attacked government and political offices in ...

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5291
November 12th, 2014
Coaches Pearl, Sampson, Haith get fresh starts - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Coaches Pearl, Sampson, Haith get fresh starts
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Bruce Pearl sat in a hotel room with Auburn athletic director Jay Jacobs and let the words and emotions spill out. Banished from coaching for three years by the NCAA, Pearl spoke well into the night on that Friday in March about the events that ended ...

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5290
November 12th, 2014
Outkick Road Trip to Death Valley - FOXSports.com -

Outkick Road Trip to Death Valley
FOXSports.com
It's safe to say that the OKTC road trip has been a success so far this season. College Football is on a crazy crash course of teams beating each other up in this inaugural year of the playoff. What better way to celebrate than to spend the next 8 days ...

5289
November 12th, 2014
Inside Read: Early NFL exodus creating college basketball-like parity - SI.com -

Inside Read: Early NFL exodus creating college basketball-like parity
SI.com
The coach pointed to Alabama offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin being able to walk senior quarterback Blake Sims, a first-year starter, through the play calls. He said that in Tuscaloosa, where the game is being played, Kiffin can communicate better ...

5288
November 12th, 2014
Watching the elections from abroad - Frost Illustrated -

Watching the elections from abroad
Frost Illustrated
I fell asleep in my hotel room confident of two things: First, no matter how strong blacks went to the polls in this off-year election, when voting historically favors the party out of the White House, Democrats were unlikely to regain control of the ...

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5287
November 12th, 2014
Qatar to World Cup critics: We're no vampires - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Qatar to World Cup critics: We're no vampires
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
But it was al-Ali's vigorous insistence that Qatar will tackle the ill-treatment of migrant workers which stood out most in the 90-minute interview in a luxury hotel overlooking the Aspire sports academy in Doha, the capital, where young players who ...

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5286
November 11th, 2014
Rock soundman Glyn Johns talks Beatles, Stones - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Rock soundman Glyn Johns talks Beatles, Stones
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Still, he noted that their next album, "Hotel California," was a smash hit — and "Sound Man" is full of such even-handed assessments. Johns gave the Stones their first recording session, in 1963, only to see the band go off with producer Andrew Loog ...

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5285
November 11th, 2014
It's Batter Up at the Met for UA Baseball Team - Over the Mountain Journal -

It's Batter Up at the Met for UA Baseball Team
Over the Mountain Journal
Besanceney said the university selected the Hoover Met “based on availability and geography and it's close – about a 45- to 50-mile drive from Tuscaloosa – and the fact we're familiar with the baseball park and had pretty good crowds support us when we ...

5284
November 11th, 2014
CBS' Lara Logan quarantined after Ebola report - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

CBS' Lara Logan quarantined after Ebola report
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this Jan. 12, 2013 file photo, "60 Minutes" reporter Lara Logan takes part in a panel discussion at the Showtime Winter TCA Tour in Pasadena, Calif. Logan is being quarantined in a South Africa hotel for three weeks as a precaution after ...

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5283
November 10th, 2014
For blue skies at APEC, Chinese villages lose heat - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

For blue skies at APEC, Chinese villages lose heat
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In Upper Beitai, the village closest to the hotel, the streets were remarkably free of trash. A few uniformed men wielding long poles with nets were looking for stray dogs, although a village cadre claimed the men were merely exercising. "Our village ...

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5282
November 10th, 2014
Watching the elections from abroad - The Philadelphia Tribune -

Watching the elections from abroad
The Philadelphia Tribune
I fell asleep in my hotel room confident of two things: First, no matter how strong Blacks were at the polls in this off-year election, when voting historically favors the party out of the White House, Democrats were unlikely to regain control of the ...

5281
November 10th, 2014
Analysis: What's behind release of 2 Americans - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Analysis: What's behind release of 2 Americans
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He was convicted of conducting "hostile acts" after being accused of smuggling in inflammatory literature and trying to establish a base for anti-government activities at a border city hotel. Bae, who is 46, is a Korean-American missionary and his ...

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5280
November 9th, 2014
US economy fueling strong hiring if not pay gains - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

US economy fueling strong hiring if not pay gains
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
For workers in the hotel, restaurant and entertainment industry, hourly pay has risen 3.5 percent in the past year. Retail pay has risen 2.6 percent. So has construction pay. And hiring has increased in middle- and higher-paying industries, a change ...

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5279
November 7th, 2014
Judge sets sentencing for Chris Brown's bodyguard - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Judge sets sentencing for Chris Brown's bodyguard
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
WASHINGTON (AP) — A judge who convicted singer Chris Brown's bodyguard of punching a man outside a Washington hotel last year has set a new sentencing date in the case. Christopher Hollosy is set to be sentenced Dec. 16. During a hearing Friday, ...

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5278
November 7th, 2014
Watching the Elections from Abroad - Black Voice News -

Watching the Elections from Abroad
Black Voice News
(NNPA) JERUSALEM — On Election Night, I usually stay awake as long as my eyelids are willing to cooperate. But this year was different. Instead of alternating between watching CNN and tracking results on the Internet, I was in the Holy Land, nearly 6 ...

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5277
November 7th, 2014
College football by the odds: Vegas picks and preview of week 11 - Las Vegas Sun (blog) -

College football by the odds: Vegas picks and preview of week 11
Las Vegas Sun (blog)
But perhaps the Crimson Tide just need to focus on covering on any field other than their own in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Alabama is 0-4 against the spread away from Bryant-Denny Stadium this season. The Crimson Tide have also failed to cover in two of three ...

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5276
November 7th, 2014
Extended Stay America shares tumble on 3Q earnings - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Extended Stay America shares tumble on 3Q earnings
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Extended Stay America Inc.'s shares tumbled more than 20 percent Friday after the hotel operator reported weaker-than-expected third-quarter earnings and a revised 2014 outlook that fell short of Wall Street's expectations. The Charlotte, North ...

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5275
November 7th, 2014
Watching the Elections from Abroad - Black Press USA -

Watching the Elections from Abroad
Black Press USA
I fell asleep in my hotel room confident of two things: First, no matter how strong Blacks went to the polls in this off-year election, when voting historically favors the party out of the White House, Democrats were unlikely to regain control of the ...

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5274
November 5th, 2014
Griffith: Low turnout could strengthen upset odds - WAAY -

WAAY

Griffith: Low turnout could strengthen upset odds
WAAY
Robert Bentley (R-Tuscaloosa) by a significant margin. Griffith said he wasn't discouraged and ... Griffith and his campaign planned to watch election returns at the Embassy Suites hotel in downtown Huntsville. Griffith lost his congressional seat to ...

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5273
November 5th, 2014
For summit, China orders up a quiet, clean Beijing - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

For summit, China orders up a quiet, clean Beijing
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Hotels have been asked to report to police any guests from Xinjiang as well as Tibet and its neighboring Qinghai province during APEC, said a manager at a Home Inns hotel in Beijing's Changping district. Tibetans have protested Chinese rule for decades ...

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5272
November 5th, 2014
GOP claims open congressional seat in Alabama's 6th District - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

GOP claims open congressional seat in Alabama's 6th District
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Attorneys in Tuscaloosa· Auto Dealers in Tuscaloosa· Auto Parts in Tuscaloosa· Auto Repair in Tuscaloosa· Beauty Salons in Tuscaloosa· Car Rental in Tuscaloosa· Dentists in Tuscaloosa· Doctors in Tuscaloosa· Flowers in Tuscaloosa· Hotels in ...

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5271
November 5th, 2014
Watching the elections from abroad - New Pittsburgh Courier -

New Pittsburgh Courier

Watching the elections from abroad
New Pittsburgh Courier
I fell asleep in my hotel room confident of two things: First, no matter how strong Blacks went to the polls in this off-year election, when voting historically favors the party out of the White House, Democrats were unlikely to regain control of the ...

5270
November 4th, 2014
Shy bladder group protests DirecTV ad - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Shy bladder group protests DirecTV ad
Tuscaloosa Magazine
FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2012 file photo, actor Rob Lowe attends the Entertainment Industry Awards Dinner at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. Lowe stars in ads for DirecTV encouraging people to switch from cable. (Photo by Richard ...

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5269
November 4th, 2014
GOVERNOR: Robert Bentley optimistic about chances of a 2nd term tonight - Alabama's13.com -

Alabama's13.com

GOVERNOR: Robert Bentley optimistic about chances of a 2nd term tonight
Alabama's13.com
Bentley spent yesterday traveling the state to campaign in Mobile, Montgomery, Birmingham, Huntsville and Tuscaloosa, highlighting the unemployment rate improvements since he's been in office. The unemployment rate was 6.6 percent las month, down ...
Griffith: Low turnout could strengthen upset odds WAAY

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5268
November 4th, 2014
Plans to redo Boston's iconic market stir debate - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Plans to redo Boston's iconic market stir debate
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Among its early plans are transforming existing office space in the South Market building into a new, 180-room boutique hotel; installing the Japanese clothing retailer Uniqlo on the top floor of Quincy Market; and redesigning the building's crowded ...

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5267
November 4th, 2014
Wallenda completes Chicago skyscraper wire walks - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Wallenda completes Chicago skyscraper wire walks
Tuscaloosa Magazine
“I feel incredible,” Wallenda said at a news conference in a nearby hotel after completing the tightrope walks. He entered wearing his blindfold, drawing laughter from reporters. Recalling what made him nervous during his aerial performances, he said ...

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5266
November 4th, 2014
Syria's better-offs seek fun as war grinds on - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Syria's better-offs seek fun as war grinds on
Tuscaloosa Magazine
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Followed by a vampire and a medieval knight, a man dressed up as an Islamic militant walks into the thumping club, past the blue-lit bar in a Damascus hotel, determined to party. The music is pounding, a break-dancer stands on ...

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5265
November 4th, 2014
Skip check-in; latest hotel room key is your phone - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Skip check-in; latest hotel room key is your phone
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In this Oct. 14, 2014 photo, a mobile check-in option is offered for travelers at the main check-in counter at the Marriott Marquis Times Square hotel in New York. Marriott International launched the ability to check in through its app at 330 North ...

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5264
November 4th, 2014
Beer, wine flow in West Bank Christian hamlet - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Beer, wine flow in West Bank Christian hamlet
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Seeing opportunity in the droves of tourists drawn to the beer festival, Khoury also built an 80-room boutique hotel on top of the winery. Beginning next year, visitors can drink the locally produced wine and then stagger up to their sleekly-decorated ...

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5263
November 3rd, 2014
Wallenda completes Chicago skyscraper wire walks - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Wallenda completes Chicago skyscraper wire walks
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
“I feel incredible,” Wallenda said at a news conference in a nearby hotel after completing the tightrope walks. He entered wearing his blindfold, drawing laughter from reporters. Recalling what made him nervous during his aerial performances, he said ...

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5262
November 3rd, 2014
Best, worst playoff scenario for each Power Five league; Punt, Pass & Pork - SI.com -

Best, worst playoff scenario for each Power Five league; Punt, Pass & Pork
SI.com
Fortunately, I also managed some running, yoga and weights while on the trip. Otherwise, SI might have had to send a crew to break down the wall of my hotel room to extricate me so I could drive to Eugene to cover the game. Portland is dangerous, man.

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5261
November 2nd, 2014
Odenville banking on massive I-59 mixed-use development - Birmingham Business Journal -

Odenville banking on massive I-59 mixed-use development
Birmingham Business Journal
"We will be reaching out to various hotel developers," Proctor said. ... Four Star Holdings will be building a 220-unit apartment complex, and Smith said a developer out of Tuscaloosa wants to build an additional 180 town homes that will target retirees.

5260
November 2nd, 2014
Eliza Dushku's handbag stolen in Rhode Island - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Eliza Dushku's handbag stolen in Rhode Island
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2010 file photo, Eliza Dushku arrives at Spike TV's Video Game Awards in Los Angeles. Police say thieves stole Dusku's Louis Vuitton handbag as she was checking into a hotel early Saturday morning, Nov. 1, 2014, for Rhode Island ...

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5259
November 2nd, 2014
Burkina Faso president won't resign after protests - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Burkina Faso president won't resign after protests
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Flames enveloped the main building the parliament complex, and many lawmakers, who had been inside when the protesters broke in, fled to a nearby hotel. "I was inside when the demonstrators stormed in. I was put in secure place by security people of ...

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5258
October 31st, 2014
Md. man punched by Chris Brown settles lawsuit - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Md. man punched by Chris Brown settles lawsuit
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
WASHINGTON (AP) — The lawyer for a man who was punched by Chris Brown outside a Washington hotel says he has settled a lawsuit against the singer. The Washington Post reports (http://wapo.st/1nU8ebT ) that John C. Hayes, the attorney for Parker ...

5257
October 31st, 2014
Scandal Recap: Liv Gives Fitz "Hope," While Jake Faces Impending Death by ... - Us Magazine -

Us Magazine

Scandal Recap: Liv Gives Fitz "Hope," While Jake Faces Impending Death by ...
Us Magazine
Mellie Meets Her Match in a Tri Delt from Tuscaloosa. Well hello Bitsy! As Mellie settles back in to normality (RIP Smelly ... As the episode starts, the two are canoodling at a swanky hotel. Cyrus tells Michael he's secured a new cell phone for him ...

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5256
October 31st, 2014
Downey, Watson, Dench honored by British Academy - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Downey, Watson, Dench honored by British Academy
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The 79-year-old Dench is currently on a box-office roll, with her 2012 releases "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" and "Skyfall," and her Oscar-nominated 2013 "Philomena" all boasting worldwide grosses of more than $100 million each. Dench's next film is ...

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5255
October 31st, 2014
Man punched by Chris Brown settles lawsuit - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Man punched by Chris Brown settles lawsuit
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2014 file photo, Chris Brown arrives at the iHeartRadio Music Festival, at The MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The lawyer for a man who was punched by Brown outside a Washington hotel says he has settled a lawsuit against ...

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5254
October 30th, 2014
A second book for Hamilton _ this time, recipes - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

A second book for Hamilton _ this time, recipes
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
My favorite photos in photojournalism are where it's not Martin Luther King on the balcony giving the speech, it's him in the hotel room in his shirt sleeves, papers lying on the bedspread. To see Chef Whoever powdered up with lipstick — you're doing ...

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5253
October 30th, 2014
Winter's wife has blues listening to his new album - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Winter's wife has blues listening to his new album
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Winter died in a hotel room just outside Zurich in July at age 70. He had just finished recording "Step Back," an album of mainly blues standards. Released posthumously last month, it features Eric Clapton, Dr. John, Joe Perry and others. "Step Back ...

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5252
October 30th, 2014
Free To Go - ESPN -

ESPN

Free To Go
ESPN
Jessie climbed into her son's car and told him to drive her to Tuscaloosa; Johnigan left with the girl, taking her to a different hotel. Meanwhile, back in Mississippi, the hunt had begun. Because the child was taken across state lines, making it a ...

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5251
October 30th, 2014
Protesters storm Burkina Faso parliament, set fire - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Protesters storm Burkina Faso parliament, set fire
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Flames enveloped the main building the parliament complex, and many lawmakers, who had been inside when the protesters broke in, fled to a nearby hotel. "I was inside when the demonstrators stormed in. I was put in secure place by security people of ...

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5250
October 30th, 2014
White Zambian named acting president - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

White Zambian named acting president
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Following that appearance, Sata failed to give a scheduled address at the United Nations in New York and police said doctors treated him in a hotel room. Earlier this year, Sata traveled to Israel amid widespread speculation that he went there for ...

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5249
October 30th, 2014
Haiti hopes to woo back tourists with resorts - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Haiti hopes to woo back tourists with resorts
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A master plan for the area promises tax-free investments for 15 years in a development that could eventually cover about 5,680 acres (2,299 hectares), with up to 20,000 hotel rooms and condos. The first phase would cost nearly $48 million, with 1,266 ...

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5248
October 30th, 2014
Omni putting hotel at Cowboys' new headquarters - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Omni putting hotel at Cowboys' new headquarters
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys are partnering with Omni Hotels& Resorts to develop an upscale hotel where the team is building its new headquarters. The 300-room hotel in the Dallas suburb of Frisco will be a key part of the mixed-use ...

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5247
October 30th, 2014
Feinswog: 'Running For Your Teammates' - LSUSports.net -

LSUSports.net

Feinswog: 'Running For Your Teammates'
LSUSports.net
Now this year, he's continued his success, training hard for the SEC Championships next Friday in Tuscaloosa. ... When she was in the eighth grade she went to the team's season-ending banquet because her mom worked at the hotel where it was held.

5246
October 29th, 2014
Video shows FBI impersonating repairmen in ruse - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Video shows FBI impersonating repairmen in ruse
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal agents turned off Internet access to three luxury villas at a Las Vegas hotel then impersonated repair technicians to surreptitiously get inside and collect evidence in an investigation of online sports betting, according to ...

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5245
October 29th, 2014
Cops: Child-rape suspect vowed to kill his accuser - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Cops: Child-rape suspect vowed to kill his accuser
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
According to police, Lewis kidnapped, robbed and assaulted a woman he met online at a hotel Sept. 23 in Charlotte, North Carolina. Two days later, police say, he went to his stepfather's home in Southbridge, where he tied up, handcuffed and assaulted ...

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5244
October 29th, 2014
CECIL HURT: Don't be fooled, early rankings are deceiving - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

CECIL HURT: Don't be fooled, early rankings are deceiving
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
They go every week to a big hotel in Texas (ever heard of Skype?) to assemble these rankings. Like 99.9 percent of America, I get it. It is television programming. The idea is to get people to tune in and talk and debate and keep interest high. But the ...

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5243
October 29th, 2014
Zambian president dies in London hospital - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Zambian president dies in London hospital
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Following that appearance, Sata failed to give a scheduled address at the United Nations in New York and police said doctors treated him in a hotel room. Earlier this year, Sata traveled to Israel amid widespread speculation that he went there for ...

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5242
October 29th, 2014
Myanmar's story, told by one crumbling building - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Myanmar's story, told by one crumbling building
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"We don't know the neighbors," says Ma Yi Win, a woman worn by her work in a hotel laundry. "And the whole street is full of Indians, so I don't want to be friends with them." A few months later, she and her roommates were gone. As was Aung Phyo Win ...

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5241
October 29th, 2014
Alabama No. 6 in initial College Football Playoff rankings - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama No. 6 in initial College Football Playoff rankings
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The committee members gathered Monday at the Gaylord Texan Hotel in Grapevine, Texas, just outside of Dallas, and did most of their work on Day 1. Long said the committee worked for about 10 hours total on the rankings. By the time the rankings were ...

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5240
October 29th, 2014
Halloween at Twickenham Square expected to draw hundreds for free trick-or ... - AL.com -

Halloween at Twickenham Square expected to draw hundreds for free trick-or ...
AL.com
The winners of the contests will receive a free weekend stay at the hotel. Employees at ... Entrepreneurs Chris and Paige Brown are preparing to launch Taco Mama, a Birmingham-area restaurant with locations in Mountain Brook and Tuscaloosa. Paige said ...

5239
October 29th, 2014
6th District race tops Alabama congressional vote - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

6th District race tops Alabama congressional vote
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Gary Palmer talks to supporters at a hotel on Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in Birmingham, Ala. ... The 7th District includes Pickens, Greene, Hale, Sumter, Perry, Dallas, Marengo, Wilcox, Tuscaloosa, Jefferson, Choctaw and Clarke counties. In the 6th ...

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5238
October 27th, 2014
Brazilian President Rousseff is re-elected - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Brazilian President Rousseff is re-elected
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"Many things changed for the better during Dilma's administration," he said. "The poor have seen our lives improved and we want that to continue." But Paula Canongia, a 34-year-old hotel owner, said she voted for Neves because of "the current state of ...

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5237
October 26th, 2014
Dalai Lama begins weekend visit to Birmingham - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Dalai Lama begins weekend visit to Birmingham
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The Tibetan spiritual leader greeted supporters outside a downtown hotel at the outset of the visit and made a Saturday afternoon stop at the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church, AL.com reported. On Saturday, the spiritual leader alsowas joined by ...

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5236
October 26th, 2014
Mother of Les Miles died Friday night - WWL -

WWL

Mother of Les Miles died Friday night
WWL
TUSCALOOSA, AL - NOVEMBER 09: Head coach Les Miles (R) of the LSU Tigers reacts during the second quarter against the Alabama Crimson Tide at Bryant-Denny Stadium on November 9, 2013 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty ...

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5235
October 26th, 2014
Black gold loses some glitter at $80 - Houston Chronicle -

Houston Chronicle

Black gold loses some glitter at $80
Houston Chronicle
The Tuscaloosa Marine Shale, which spans 8 million acres in Louisiana, is the least economic of the basins studied by Tudor Pickering Holt & Co., requiring a West Texas Intermediate price between $70 and $90 to remain economic for drillers. Even if ...

5234
October 25th, 2014
Ex-Alabama player grew up cheering for Vols - Montgomery Advertiser -

Montgomery Advertiser

Ex-Alabama player grew up cheering for Vols
Montgomery Advertiser
But the more I've gotten to be a part of the Crimson Tide family and the tradition that is in Tuscaloosa, I realize I was blindly hating something that, looking back on it, really encompasses who I am. The University of Alabama fits my ... “We find out ...

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5233
October 25th, 2014
NKorea signals US must apologize to free detainees - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

NKorea signals US must apologize to free detainees
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He was convicted of conducting "hostile acts" after being accused of smuggling in inflammatory literature and trying to establish a base for anti-government activities at a border city hotel. Bae is a Korean-American missionary, and his family believes ...

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5232
October 24th, 2014
Home sweet home - ESPN Wisconsin -

ESPN Wisconsin

Home sweet home
ESPN Wisconsin
Instead, he'll have dinner with his teammates at a French Quarter restaurant near the team's downtown hotel, and his family – he is the third of four children, with his baby sister Brittany now a junior at Southern University in Baton Rouge – will come ...

5231
October 24th, 2014
Judge: Chris Brown following probation rules - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Judge: Chris Brown following probation rules
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Another hearing is scheduled for Jan. 15. Brown was jailed for nearly three months earlier this year for violating his probation by getting into an altercation outside a Washington, D.C., hotel last year. He was on probation after he attacked pop ...

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5230
October 24th, 2014
Frank Mankiewicz, aide to Robert Kennedy, dies - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Frank Mankiewicz, aide to Robert Kennedy, dies
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In June 1968, Kennedy had just won the California primary and finished his victory speech at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles. Mankiewicz left the entourage for a moment to help the candidate's wife, Ethel, step off a platform. "She was at the time ...

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5229
October 24th, 2014
NK expert says US must apologize to free detainees - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

NK expert says US must apologize to free detainees
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He was convicted of conducting "hostile acts" after being accused of smuggling in inflammatory literature and trying to establish a base for anti-government activities at a border city hotel. Bae is a Korean-American missionary, and his family believes ...

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5228
October 24th, 2014
Sleepless Cam Sutton: UT Vols' cornerback knows Amari Cooper's moves - Chattanooga Times Free Press -

Chattanooga Times Free Press

Sleepless Cam Sutton: UT Vols' cornerback knows Amari Cooper's moves
Chattanooga Times Free Press
KNOXVILLE — At 10 o'clock tonight, it will be lights out at the team hotel for the Tennessee Volunteers. Perhaps that will give ... In Tuscaloosa last season, Cooper took a bubble screen for a 54-yard touchdown on the third snap of the game. "One of ...

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5227
October 24th, 2014
NK experts: US must apologize to free detainees - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

NK experts: US must apologize to free detainees
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He was sentenced to 15 years in prison for "hostile acts" after being accused of smuggling in inflammatory literature and trying to establish a base for anti-government activities at a border city hotel. Bae is a Korean-American missionary, and his ...

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5226
October 23rd, 2014
AP Exclusive: A week on the road in North Korea - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

AP Exclusive: A week on the road in North Korea
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
We set off from a luxury hotel in Pyongyang. Before leaving the capital, we stocked up on supplies at a supermarket that sells everything from Evian to Skippy peanut butter. We also bought $100 worth of coupons good for 65 kilograms of diesel fuel ...

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5225
October 23rd, 2014
VIDEO: Anthony Grant at SEC Tipoff - BamaMag.com (subscription) -

BamaMag.com (subscription)

VIDEO: Anthony Grant at SEC Tipoff
BamaMag.com (subscription)
... pick back up on the hardwood in Tuscaloosa, where the Tide slumped to 13-19 a season ago. Grant discussed the state of his program Wednesday during SEC Tipoff. Here were a few of the snippets from Grant's time at the podium in the Ballantyne Hotel:.

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5224
October 23rd, 2014
AP Exclusive: Driving up revered N. Korea mountain - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

AP Exclusive: Driving up revered N. Korea mountain
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Wrested out of our beds for our ascent up to the summit after four days on the road, we fumbled without lights to pack our equipment, made our way down our hotel's candlelit staircase and climbed into our car in the pouring-down rain. With no signs to ...

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5223
October 23rd, 2014
The Alabama Effect on the SEC - Bleacher Report -

Bleacher Report

The Alabama Effect on the SEC
Bleacher Report
Led by quarterback Cam Newton, the Tigers hit several big plays, mounting one of the most memorable comebacks in college football history to take down the Crimson Tide in Tuscaloosa. After head coach Gene Chizik's firing after the 2012 season, Malzahn ...

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5222
October 23rd, 2014
Analysis: Fowle was North Korea's easiest US case - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

New York Times

Analysis: Fowle was North Korea's easiest US case
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He was sentenced to 15 years in prison for "hostile acts" after being accused of smuggling in inflammatory literature and trying to establish a base for anti-government activities at a border city hotel. Bae is a Korean-American missionary, and his ...
US: One American released from North Korea Tuscaloosa Magazine

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5221
October 22nd, 2014
Famed Elvis photographer Alfred Wertheimer dies - Roanoke Times -

Roanoke Times

Famed Elvis photographer Alfred Wertheimer dies
Roanoke Times
This undated photo provided by courtesy of Taschen shows, Elvis Presley, right, with an unsuspecting waitress, left, taking his order at Hotel Jefferson in Richmond, Va. ..... She is survived by a god daughter, Paula Cain Boozer of Birmingham, Ala.; a ...

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5220
October 22nd, 2014
Book signings set for Rick Bragg's 'Jerry Lee Lewis: His Own Story' - The Huntsville Times - al.com -

Book signings set for Rick Bragg's 'Jerry Lee Lewis: His Own Story'
The Huntsville Times - al.com
7 p.m.: Double Tree Hotel, 808 Twentieth Street South, Birmingham. For ticket information, call 205-870-424 or visit www.alabamabooksmith.com. Tuesday, Nov. 4. 7 p.m.: Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 1800 McFarland Road East Suite 200, Tuscaloosa.

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5219
October 22nd, 2014
North Korea frees US man; 2 more still detained - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

TIME

North Korea frees US man; 2 more still detained
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In late September, he spoke briefly to an AP journalist at a Pyongyang hotel where the North Korean government allowed him to call his family. He said he was digging in fields eight hours a day and being kept in isolation, but so far his health wasn't ...
US: One American released from North Korea Tuscaloosa Magazine

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5218
October 22nd, 2014
Stars remember Oscar de la Renta on social media - NBCNews.com -

Stars remember Oscar de la Renta on social media
NBCNews.com
But in the rarified history of Latino baseball, Witer Jimenez may go down as one of the most important ballplayers of all time. “You might be bathed in glory after all,” said one of the young man's lawyers, slapping Jimenez on the back in a hotel ...

5217
October 21st, 2014
Labor Sec. Tom Perez: In-Person Voter Fraud Is a Phantom Problem - NBCNews.com -

Labor Sec. Tom Perez: In-Person Voter Fraud Is a Phantom Problem
NBCNews.com
There was the majesty of Clearwater, Florida, the Phillies' sprawling training facility, the best fields Jimenez had ever seen plus free rooms in a team hotel. And there was the outrage of his salary, which turned out to be nothing. Minor leaguers aren ...

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5216
October 21st, 2014
US: One American released from North Korea - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

US: One American released from North Korea
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Pyongyang accused Bae of smuggling in inflammatory literature and trying to establish a base for anti-government activities at a border city hotel. His sister believes Bae's Christian faith got him into trouble. In recent interviews with The AP, Bae ...

5215
October 21st, 2014
US: One American released from North Korea - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

US: One American released from North Korea
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Pyongyang accused Bae of smuggling in inflammatory literature and trying to establish a base for anti-government activities at a border city hotel. His sister believes Bae's Christian faith got him into trouble. In recent interviews with The AP, Bae ...

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5214
October 21st, 2014
Oscar de la Renta, legendary designer, dead at 82 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Oscar de la Renta, legendary designer, dead at 82
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this May 7, 1981, file photo, fashion designer Oscar de la Renta and actress Dolores del Rio are pose at the Casita Maria Benefit dinner at the Pierre Hotel in New York where the two were honored. The fashion designer, a favorite of ...

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5213
October 21st, 2014
Pregnant Kate back at work after morning sickness - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Pregnant Kate back at work after morning sickness
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
She greeted President Tony Tan and his wife Mary at the Royal Garden Hotel and told them "I've been looking forward to getting out of the house, that's for sure." Kate is 12 weeks pregnant and has been receiving treatment for severe morning sickness ...

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5212
October 21st, 2014
Tennis court construction brings "rebirth" of Alberta community after 2011 tornado - Alabama's13.com -

Alabama's13.com

Tennis court construction brings "rebirth" of Alberta community after 2011 tornado
Alabama's13.com
And the mayor says, for the first time in nine years, he's spoken with hotel branches about building in the area. Today's ceremony was a progress report for the new facility. The goal is to officially open the doors Feb. 1. There is also hope the ...

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5211
October 21st, 2014
Does Major League Baseball Exploit Latino Players? - NBCNews.com -

Does Major League Baseball Exploit Latino Players?
NBCNews.com
“You might be bathed in glory after all,” said one of the young man's lawyers, slapping Jimenez on the back in a hotel conference room here. A few miles away Jimenez hit a disastrous .... "This is crazy," he remembers telling his Latino teammates ...

5210
October 21st, 2014
"Buffy the Vampire Slayer" actor arrested in Idaho - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

"Buffy the Vampire Slayer" actor arrested in Idaho
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Attorneys in Tuscaloosa· Auto Dealers in Tuscaloosa· Auto Parts in Tuscaloosa· Auto Repair in Tuscaloosa· Beauty Salons in Tuscaloosa· Car Rental in Tuscaloosa· Dentists in Tuscaloosa· Doctors in Tuscaloosa· Flowers in Tuscaloosa· Hotels in ...

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5209
October 20th, 2014
Court unseals divorce file of Alabama federal judge - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Court unseals divorce file of Alabama federal judge
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Attorneys in Tuscaloosa· Auto Dealers in Tuscaloosa· Auto Parts in Tuscaloosa· Auto Repair in Tuscaloosa· Beauty Salons in Tuscaloosa· Car Rental in Tuscaloosa· Dentists in Tuscaloosa· Doctors in Tuscaloosa· Flowers in Tuscaloosa· Hotels in ...

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5208
October 20th, 2014
5 Things to Know about Pope Paul VI - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

5 Things to Know about Pope Paul VI
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Francis has followed in his footsteps, living in the Vatican hotel rather than the papal apartments, wearing simple vestments and restricting the honorary titles of "monsignor" for prelates. During Sunday's Mass, Francis wore a simple chausible given ...

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5207
October 19th, 2014
Marine suspect in Philippine killing tests US ties - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Marine suspect in Philippine killing tests US ties
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
On a hulking American assault ship moored at a nearby port sits a man who might have them — a U.S. Marine authorities suspect in the brutal slaying at a cheap hotel more than a week ago. "We don't eat without praying first. We don't sleep without ...

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5206
October 19th, 2014
No action yet on hotel project access on Old Greensboro Road - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

No action yet on hotel project access on Old Greensboro Road
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
This, Pate said, means that the Alabama Legislature likely will have to get involved before the land can be deeded to Tuscaloosa Hotel Partners 1. “We don't have any problem with the (street) vacation,” Pate said. “We just expect it to be done right.”.

5205
October 18th, 2014
Dominican Republic bus crash kills 8 - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Dominican Republic bus crash kills 8
Tuscaloosa Magazine
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Authorities in the Dominican Republic say a bus carrying hotel workers has crashed into a truck, killing at least eight people and injuring more than a dozen. Civil defense director Victorian Guzman says the ...

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5204
October 18th, 2014
Alabama congresswoman Terri Sewell sets deadline for federal judge's ... - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama congresswoman Terri Sewell sets deadline for federal judge's ...
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Fuller, 55, was arrested in August after a fight with his wife at the Atlanta hotel but avoided prosecution by entering a court-approved program. A judicial committee within the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals is investigating a complaint of ...

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5203
October 18th, 2014
Pre-game party welcomes out-of-state fans - Meridian Star -

Pre-game party welcomes out-of-state fans
Meridian Star
Mogollon said Meridian is capitalizing on the fact that there are not enough hotel rooms for game day in Tuscaloosa, Ala., home of the Alabama State University Crimson Tide. Texas A&M fans coming through on I-20 this weekend are welcome to stay in ...

5202
October 18th, 2014
Alabama baseball fans in Birmingham will see familiar faces as Tide plays at ... - AL.com -

Alabama baseball fans in Birmingham will see familiar faces as Tide plays at ...
AL.com
The Tide baseball team is excited about playing its home games in Hoover while Sowell-Thomas Stadium in Tuscaloosa goes through a $42.5 million renovation, Gaspard said. "Coming down to the SEC tournament for years and years and staying at the ...

5201
October 17th, 2014
Despite Playoff Implications, Alabama Football Tickets 33% Below Average ... - Forbes -

Forbes

Despite Playoff Implications, Alabama Football Tickets 33% Below Average ...
Forbes
There are no more 3-star hotels in Tuscaloosa, so fans will have to make a bit of drive to the stadium from the nearest vacant 3-star hotel. Those hotels currently range in price from $120-$309 per night. Despite the shortage of hotels in Tuscaloosa ...

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5200
October 16th, 2014
5 things to do around Tuscaloosa this weekend - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

5 things to do around Tuscaloosa this weekend
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Outdoor Movie Series: The Mildred Westervelt Warner Transportation Museum will offer spooky movies outdoors on the site of the old Queen City Pool throughout October. Friday's movie will be “Hotel Transylvania,” an animated comedy featuring the voices ...

5199
October 16th, 2014
Movie night will raise money for Secret Meals program - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Movie night will raise money for Secret Meals program
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The Alabama Credit Union in Tuscaloosa began Secret Meals for Hungry Children, feeding 18 children at Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School in 2008, as part of the backpack feeding program through Feeding America. The program now feeds more than 1 ...

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5198
October 16th, 2014
Circus matriarch Madame Rosa remains active at 103 - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Circus matriarch Madame Rosa remains active at 103
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Soon, anecdotes from the matriarch of Paris' famed Winter Circus come pouring out: how she got married in a lion's den, once entered a posh hotel carrying a baby primate in a hat box, and helped raise a parrot known for its foul use of the French language.

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5197
October 16th, 2014
Despite Potential Playoff Hopes On The Line, Alabama Football Tickets 33 ... - Forbes -

Forbes

Despite Potential Playoff Hopes On The Line, Alabama Football Tickets 33 ...
Forbes
There are no more 3-star hotels in Tuscaloosa, so fans will have to make a bit of drive to the stadium from the nearest vacant 3-star hotel. Those hotels currently range in price from $120-$309 per night. Despite the shortage of hotels in Tuscaloosa ...

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5196
October 15th, 2014
Yuma Energy, Inc. to Present at the Canaccord Genuity Global Resources ... - Marketwired (press release) -

Yuma Energy, Inc. to Present at the Canaccord Genuity Global Resources ...
Marketwired (press release)
The conference is being held at the Palace Hotel in New York City. Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Sam L. Banks will give a general session presentation from 1:50 p.m. to 2:35 p.m. ... The Company's current operations are focused on ...

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5195
October 15th, 2014
Thailand plans one of world's tallest skyscrapers - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Thailand plans one of world's tallest skyscrapers
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Grand Canal says the soaring building will offer space for offices, a luxury hotel and an observation deck with panoramic views of the Southeast Asian capital. The tallest building in the world is Dubai's Burj Khalifa, which has 163 floors and is 828 ...

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5194
October 15th, 2014
Alabama judge accused of hitting wife appears in court - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama judge accused of hitting wife appears in court
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
10 after his wife called police from an Atlanta hotel and told police that Fuller had hit her. The pretrial diversion program a judge allowed Fuller to enter last month includes domestic violence intervention and an alcohol and substance abuse assessment.

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5193
October 14th, 2014
SpiderMan may swing over Beijing in new theme park - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

SpiderMan may swing over Beijing in new theme park
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The complex will eventually cover about 1,000 acres (405 hectares) and feature a Universal CityWalk entertainment zone and a Universal-themed resort hotel. It will be the third Universal park in Asia, with the others in Singapore and Osaka, Japan.

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5192
October 13th, 2014
US eyes sale of NY's Waldorf hotel to Chinese firm - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

US eyes sale of NY's Waldorf hotel to Chinese firm
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
WASHINGTON (AP) — Concerned about potential security risks, the U.S. government is taking a close look at last week's sale of New York's iconic Waldorf Astoria hotel to a Chinese insurance company. U.S. officials said Monday they are reviewing the Oct ...

5191
October 13th, 2014
Review: Couple finds a lost spark in 'Brightwell' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Review: Couple finds a lost spark in 'Brightwell'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Amory sees a reprieve when former fiance Gil Trent asks her to join him and other friends for a week at the Brightwell Hotel. Gil, whom Amory jilted for Milo, has an ulterior motive. Gil doesn't trust the man that his younger sister, Emmeline, loves ...

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5190
October 13th, 2014
China approves Universal theme park in Beijing - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

China approves Universal theme park in Beijing
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The complex will eventually cover about 1,000 acres (405 hectares) and feature a Universal CityWalk entertainment zone and a Universal-themed resort hotel. It will be the third Universal park in Asia, with the others in Singapore and Osaka, Japan.

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5189
October 13th, 2014
Looking Back: Buy-a-Bale Program Continued - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) (blog) -

Looking Back: Buy-a-Bale Program Continued
Tuscaloosa News (subscription) (blog)
Henry A. Snow, the proprietor of the McLester Hotel, spent time in Chicago and in Rochester, Minn., where he had gone to undergo an operation for appendicitis. He had returned to Tuscaloosa with the news that everywhere he had gone, he saw and heard ...

5188
October 12th, 2014
Lesotho plans elections, but mood is unsettled - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Lesotho plans elections, but mood is unsettled
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
MASERU, Lesotho (AP) — The Maseru Sun hotel in Lesotho says it welcomes families and business travelers. But most guests on a recent weekend were South African security forces, sent to keep order after a bout of violent unrest that has raised ...

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5187
October 12th, 2014
Close-knit congregation keeps church going - WTVA -

WTVA

Close-knit congregation keeps church going
WTVA
It was on the south side of Main Street in the town square, across and not far from the Gilmer Hotel. The church grew rapidly, ... The first bishop was Green T. Hill, who operated a stagecoach line between Columbus and Tuscaloosa, Alabama. He was also ...

5186
October 12th, 2014
Yemen's crisis reflects arc of Arab Spring revolts - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Yemen's crisis reflects arc of Arab Spring revolts
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"The Houthis sat on the same table in a five-star hotel discussing Yemen's future with Islah as their supporters fought each other," said Sarah Jamal, a prominent activist and an icon of the 2011 uprising. "The dialogue often appeared oblivious to what ...

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5185
October 12th, 2014
New documentary is witness to Snowden NSA leak - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

New documentary is witness to Snowden NSA leak
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this June 9, 2013 file photo provided by The Guardian Newspaper in London shows Edward Snowden, who worked as a contract employee at the National Security Agency, in Hong Kong. Edward Snowden has been selected among the winners of ...

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5184
October 11th, 2014
Alcoa alum Tyson returns to area as Mocs visit Neyland - The Daily Times -

The Daily Times

Alcoa alum Tyson returns to area as Mocs visit Neyland
The Daily Times
It was great experience in Tuscaloosa also. I was just thinking about getting ... “I let her know that I wouldn't be able to get out of the hotel, so she came down here to Chattanooga and made me some jambalaya,” Tyson said. “That's one of my favorite ...

5183
October 11th, 2014
THEATER REVIEW: This 'Tenor' cast hits the right notes, cues - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

THEATER REVIEW: This 'Tenor' cast hits the right notes, cues
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Just as making comedy click is harder than plumbing tragedy — something to do with the former being an abnormal state of things, a balancing act between exaggeration, punctuation and neediness, and the latter being more the ground state of life and ...

5182
October 11th, 2014
Close-knit congregation keeps church going - SunHerald.com -

Close-knit congregation keeps church going
SunHerald.com
It was on the south side of Main Street in the town square, across and not far from the Gilmer Hotel. The church grew rapidly, ... The first bishop was Green T. Hill, who operated a stagecoach line between Columbus and Tuscaloosa, Alabama. He was also ...

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5181
October 11th, 2014
EDITORIAL: Downtown growth blurs residential lines - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

EDITORIAL: Downtown growth blurs residential lines
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In the early 1990s, downtown Tuscaloosa practically rolled up its sidewalks at night. With the ... For several years, downtown has been bustling with construction; a major new hotel, an extended-stay hotel and apartments are going up. Impressive new ...

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5180
October 11th, 2014
Jury finds ex-Alabama official guilty in ethics case - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Jury finds ex-Alabama official guilty in ethics case
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
MONTGOMERY | A jury found a former Alabama Department of Education official guilty Friday of using her position to provide millions to the company that employed her husband. The jury deliberated about two and a half hours before convicting Deann Stone ...

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5179
October 11th, 2014
Viola Davis opens up at Power of Women luncheon - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Viola Davis opens up at Power of Women luncheon
Tuscaloosa Magazine
She told a crowd of Hollywood luminaries at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel that she "sacrificed a childhood for food and grew up in immense shame." The 49-year-old actress was recognized for her work to end childhood hunger at the Variety Power of Women ...

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5178
October 11th, 2014
James Brady remembered for gun-control efforts - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

James Brady remembered for gun-control efforts
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Shot in the head outside the Washington Hilton Hotel on March 30, 1981, Brady never regained full health. The bullet caused brain damage, partial paralysis, short-term memory impairment, slurred speech and constant pain. The White House briefing room, ...

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5177
October 10th, 2014
5 free things to see and do in Tulsa, Oklahoma - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

5 free things to see and do in Tulsa, Oklahoma
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A century ago, oil money boomed this frontier town into a modern city full of tall buildings. Today, Tulsa bubbles with a bit of a hipster vibe in areas like the Brady Arts District, where you might overhear local entrepreneurs ...

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5176
October 10th, 2014
Carlton: Mock selection shows CFP committee has tough task ahead of it - Dallas Morning News -

Dallas Morning News

Carlton: Mock selection shows CFP committee has tough task ahead of it
Dallas Morning News
The real committee will be even worse,” tweeted Cecil Hurt of the Tuscaloosa News. Actually, the pending judgment of the 13-person playoff committee will remain largely unknown until the release of the playoff Top 25 on Oct. 28. The final judgment with ...

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5175
October 10th, 2014
Daisha Simmons not bitter toward Alabama, is immediately eligible to 'do what ... - AL.com -

Daisha Simmons not bitter toward Alabama, is immediately eligible to 'do what ...
AL.com
Alabama #0 Daisha Simmons shoots past Auburn #34 Peyton Davis during the Crimson Tide's NCAA women's basketball game with the Auburn Tigers, Thursday, January 24, 2013, at Foster Auditorium in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Vasha Hunt/vhunt@al.comeVASHA ...

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5174
October 10th, 2014
Excerpts of Nobel Prize winner's works in English - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Excerpts of Nobel Prize winner's works in English
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
But now, 30 years on, it seems to me that those long waits in the cafes at the Ornano crossroads, those unvarying itineraries — the rue du Mont Cenis took me back to the Butte Montmartre hotels, the Roma or the Alsina or the Terrass, Rue Caulaincourt ...

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5173
October 9th, 2014
Jim & Kane's Water-Cooler Analysis: Mississippi Moon Won't You Keep on Shining - Sporting Life Arkansas -

Jim & Kane's Water-Cooler Analysis: Mississippi Moon Won't You Keep on Shining
Sporting Life Arkansas
How hard can it be to attract a kicker to Tuscaloosa? Come here. Be a star. Kick the game-winner in the Iron Bowl! Because you know there's going to be one game every other year in which Alabama's kicking game will blow it. However, you are spot on.

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5172
October 8th, 2014
The biggest challenge facing Alabama? 'ALABAMA,' Bret Bielema says - AL.com -

The biggest challenge facing Alabama? 'ALABAMA,' Bret Bielema says
AL.com
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama -- Bret Bielema has brought a different way of looking at things to the SEC, and he provided a different sort of answer to a common question during Wednesday's league teleconference. Asked to surmise the biggest challenge that ...

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5171
October 8th, 2014
Ebola evades European defenses; pet dog must die - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Ebola evades European defenses; pet dog must die
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Even so, the potential repercussions of Ebola's presence in Europe became clear, as shares of Spanish airline and hotel chain companies slumped in Tuesday's trading. Spain is Europe's biggest vacation destination after France, and investors were ...

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5170
October 7th, 2014
Simpson case to launch FX's 'American Crime Story' - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Simpson case to launch FX's 'American Crime Story'
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The former NFL hall of famer and TV and movie star was acquitted in the case but is in prison for a hotel robbery. FX did not announce the casting or air date for season one of "American Crime Story," based on a book by lawyer and TV legal analyst ...

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5169
October 7th, 2014
The Zen of Bill: A Q&A with Bill Murray - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

The Zen of Bill: A Q&A with Bill Murray
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
While popping jelly beans in a hotel room, Murray reflected on his newfound ambition, his Oscar hopes and how he stays relaxed. AP: This might be your biggest part since Jim Jarmusch's "Broken Flowers" in 2005. MURRAY: It is ambitious and it is larger.

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5168
October 7th, 2014
Bentley pledges loyalty to voters - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Bentley pledges loyalty to voters
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
“I appreciate the fact that I have had so much strong support from the people of Tuscaloosa,” Bentley said. Bentley spoke at a Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama luncheon at the Hotel Capstone on the University of Alabama campus. Bentley will face ...

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5167
October 7th, 2014
Scholar to Present Research on Effect of Parental Rejection on LGBT Children - UA News -

Scholar to Present Research on Effect of Parental Rejection on LGBT Children
UA News
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Dr. Caitlin Ryan, director of the San Francisco, California-based Family Acceptance Project, will discuss her policy-shaping research and interventions with LGBT youth, young adults and their families Oct. 22 at The University of ...

5166
October 6th, 2014
Record-setting SC tourism continued in summer - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Record-setting SC tourism continued in summer
Tuscaloosa Magazine
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina's $18 billion tourism industry continued its record-setting pace through the height of the summer season and another $400 million is being invested in attractions, according to figures from the state Department ...

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5165
October 6th, 2014
Sleeping in 'haunted' hotel, Halloween murder in Capitol building on Odd ... - The Birmingham News - al.com -

The Birmingham News - al.com

Sleeping in 'haunted' hotel, Halloween murder in Capitol building on Odd ...
The Birmingham News - al.com
Oakley was, of course, captured. After all, he chose to commit his crime in the state Capitol. Fontaine said Oakley was declared criminally insane and sent to Bryce Hospital in Tuscaloosa, where he later escaped and was never heard from again. It is ...

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5164
October 6th, 2014
Hilton selling Waldorf Astoria New York for $1.95B - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Hilton selling Waldorf Astoria New York for $1.95B
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
MCLEAN, Va. (AP) — Hilton Worldwide is selling the Waldorf Astoria New York to Chinese insurance company Anbang Insurance Group Co. for $1.95 billion. Hilton Worldwide will continue to manage the storied hotel for the next 100 years as part of an ...

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5163
October 6th, 2014
Missing Madeleine: alleged online troll found dead - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Missing Madeleine: alleged online troll found dead
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
LONDON (AP) — A woman who was accused of sending Internet abuse to the parents of missing girl Madeleine McCann has been found dead in a hotel room. Her death has revived debate about media responsibility and how best to respond to online "trolls.

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5162
October 6th, 2014
Photographer covering Ebola: The world must see - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Photographer covering Ebola: The world must see
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — The biggest danger in a war zone is not seeing the enemy. What people face here in Liberia is a war, and no one has seen the enemy. From the balcony of the hotel that has become the de facto international Ebola crisis ...

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5161
October 5th, 2014
United Auto Workers union ramps up efforts to organize Alabama's Mercedes ... - AL.com -

United Auto Workers union ramps up efforts to organize Alabama's Mercedes ...
AL.com
Bowens was among dozens of Mercedes' Alabama employees who were at Tuscaloosa's Hotel Capstone on Friday afternoon for the announcement about the new local union, called Local 112. They were joined by UAW President Dennis Williams; Joerge ...

5160
October 5th, 2014
A look at First Christian Church's 175 years -- from Senate meeting place to ... - The Commercial Dispatch -

The Commercial Dispatch

A look at First Christian Church's 175 years -- from Senate meeting place to ...
The Commercial Dispatch
First Christian Church historian Jane Smith and Pastor Ed Maurer visit the church's historic marker at the corner of Second Avenue and Sixth Street North in downtown Columbus Wednesday, near the Lowndes County Courthouse. The sign designates where ...

5159
October 5th, 2014
BUSINESS CALENDAR: 10/5 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

BUSINESS CALENDAR: 10/5
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Tuscaloosa chapter of Business Network International: 7:15 a.m. at 5 Restaurant, 2324 Sixth St. For information, contact Robin Bailey at 205-349-8673 or online at www.bnialabama.com. Alabama Insurance Day 2014: 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Bryant Conference ...

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5158
October 5th, 2014
WEDDING: Snyder-Truelove - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

WEDDING: Snyder-Truelove
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Preston Otto Truelove, Mrs. Virginia Turner Hocutt and the late Mr. George Enon Hocutt, all of Tuscaloosa. ... After a wedding trip to the Grand Hotel Marriott Resort in Point Clear, the couple will reside in ...

5157
October 4th, 2014
OUTDOORS: Funny how a lousy dove shoot can affect your life - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

OUTDOORS: Funny how a lousy dove shoot can affect your life
Tuscaloosa Magazine
I was living in an efficiency apartment in a hotel on the beach and paying cheap offseason rates. I had a lovely fiancé with a great job working for a defense contractor and a deep brown tan from spending a summer on the beach. Finally, I was gainfully ...

5156
October 4th, 2014
Shiite rebels are Yemen's new masters - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Shiite rebels are Yemen's new masters
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — The capital of Yemen, the Arab world's poorest and perhaps most chronically unstable nation, has new masters. Anti-American Shiite rebels man checkpoints and roam the streets in pickups mounted with anti-aircraft guns. The fighters ...

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5155
October 4th, 2014
OUTDOORS: Funny how a lousy dove shoot can affect your life - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

OUTDOORS: Funny how a lousy dove shoot can affect your life
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
I was living in an efficiency apartment in a hotel on the beach and paying cheap offseason rates. I had a lovely fiancé with a great job working for a defense contractor and a deep brown tan from spending a summer on the beach. Finally, I was gainfully ...

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5154
October 4th, 2014
UAW to represent workers at Mercedes plant in Vance - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

UAW to represent workers at Mercedes plant in Vance
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Among those joining Williams and Casteel at Hotel Capstone for the announcement were Michael Brecht, chairman of the Daimler World Employee Committee and vice chairman of the supervisory board of Mercedes' parent company, Daimler AG; Joerg ...

5153
October 4th, 2014
Mercedes employees, union leaders announce new UAW local at Alabama plant ... - AL.com -

The Detroit News

Mercedes employees, union leaders announce new UAW local at Alabama plant ...
AL.com
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama -- Industry and union leaders joined dozens of Mercedes-Benz employees at the Hotel Capstone in Tuscaloosa Friday afternoon to announce the formation of a local union to represent workers at the German automaker's assembly ...
UAW forms new local to recruit Mercedes workers in Alabama Automotive News
UAW forms new local for Daimler Alabama workers Daily Mail

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5152
October 4th, 2014
Marriott fined $600000 for jamming guests' Wi-Fi - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Marriott fined $600000 for jamming guests' Wi-Fi
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
For $50 a month, they can connect to the Internet on the move, often avoiding hefty fees charged by hotels, airports and conference facilities. Last year, a conference attendee at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville ...

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5151
October 3rd, 2014
Rants and Raves: Mayors have a lot to offer - Montgomery Advertiser -

Rants and Raves: Mayors have a lot to offer
Montgomery Advertiser
The mayors — Todd Strange of Montgomery, William Bell of Birmingham, Sandy Stimpson of Mobile, Tommy Battle of Huntsville and Walt Maddox of Tuscaloosa — say city and state governments need to work together to address major issues. Collectively ...

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5150
October 3rd, 2014
UAW forms new local for Daimler Alabama workers - Reuters -

Detroit Free Press

UAW forms new local for Daimler Alabama workers
Reuters
The UAW has failed in past attempts to organize a foreign-owned auto assembly plant in the U.S. South. The announcement was made at a news conference at a hotel in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, near the Mercedes-Benz plant. (Reporting by Bernie Woodall in ...
UAW forms new local to recruit Daimler workers in Alabama Automotive News
United Auto Workers president, German labor leaders visit Alabama to ... AL.com

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5149
October 3rd, 2014
NBC cameraman tests positive for Ebola in Liberia - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

NBC cameraman tests positive for Ebola in Liberia
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"We observe the custom now, which is to not shake hands, to not embrace people, to wash our hands with diluted bleach water before we enter the hotel," she said. "We dip our feet in bleach solution." She said she and the rest of her crew present little ...

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5148
October 3rd, 2014
Secret Service moving forward in wake of scandal - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Secret Service moving forward in wake of scandal
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Johnson earlier this year escorted Pierson to Capitol Hill when she briefed lawmakers after an employee was found passed out drunk in a Netherlands hotel during a presidential trip. Johnson's presence was a clear sign of support that wasn't replicated ...

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5147
October 3rd, 2014
Alabama Senator Richard Shelby campaign contribution spending scrutinized - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama Senator Richard Shelby campaign contribution spending scrutinized
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Longtime Alabama Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Tuscaloosa, is coming under fire for his campaign contribution spending habits. Both The Wall Street Journal and The Washington Post have recently published reports on Shelby's multi-million campaign war chest ...

5146
October 2nd, 2014
United Auto Workers president, German labor leaders visit Alabama to ... - AL.com -

United Auto Workers president, German labor leaders visit Alabama to ...
AL.com
Separately, the UAW has issued a media advisory announcing a news conference to be held Friday afternoon at Hotel Capstone in Tuscaloosa"to announce new developments regarding employee representation" at the plant. Officials expected to attend ...

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5145
October 2nd, 2014
Jim McMahon not the greatest? You might want to reconsider - Deseret News -

Deseret News

Jim McMahon not the greatest? You might want to reconsider
Deseret News
Had he played in South Bend or Ann Arbor or Tuscaloosa, the New York Athletic Club would've Fed-Exed its trophy to his dumpy apartment, but BYU and the WAC were still widely considered eight-man flag football by Heisman voters. McMahon finished an ...

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5144
October 2nd, 2014
THINGS TO DO: 10/3-10/9 - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

THINGS TO DO: 10/3-10/9
Tuscaloosa Magazine
“Hands on a Hardbody”: Musical performed by Theatre Tuscaloosa, 7:30 tonight and Saturday, with a 2 p.m. matinee Sunday, Bean-Brown Theatre, Shelton State Community College. Tickets $22 general, $18 for seniors (60 and older), $14 for students and ...

5143
October 2nd, 2014
EVERYONE'S MADE BAD CHOICES, MICHIGAN - EDSBS -

EDSBS

EVERYONE'S MADE BAD CHOICES, MICHIGAN
EDSBS
Ryan: Rather than pay for a hotel, I slept in a rural Italian train station. A homeless man insisted on talking to me about the Chicago Bulls. In Italian. Spencer: Ah! Rather than pay for an hotel, I slept in a rat-infested Taiwanese airport. They turn ...

5142
October 2nd, 2014
Anger mounts as Kashmir floodwaters subside - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Anger mounts as Kashmir floodwaters subside
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
SRINAGAR, India (AP) — As floodwaters ripped through Indian-controlled Kashmir, Abdul Majeed spent five days holed up with his family in their attic, watching helplessly as army helicopters plucked tourists from hotel rooftops and government boats ...

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5141
October 2nd, 2014
Pierson's undoing was quick as support vanished - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Pierson's undoing was quick as support vanished
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Johnson earlier this year escorted Pierson to Capitol Hill when she briefed lawmakers after an employee was found passed out drunk in a Netherlands hotel during a presidential trip. Johnson's presence was a clear sign of support that wasn't replicated ...

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5140
October 2nd, 2014
Mexico's probe of army slayings raises doubts - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Mexico's probe of army slayings raises doubts
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
And, on Sunday, an unknown gunman killed a Guerrero state political leader who was dining with his family at a seafront hotel in Acapulco. According to Attorney General Murillo Karam's explanation of the June 30 killings, the three privates entered the ...

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5139
October 2nd, 2014
Editorial: Money matters about Sen. Shelby - Anniston Star -

Anniston Star

Editorial: Money matters about Sen. Shelby
Anniston Star
Richard Shelby, R-Tuscaloosa, has endured his share of dartboard wounds during his three-plus decades on Capitol Hill. Likewise, it's doubtful that this latest dose of unseemly news will dent his re-election plans for ... Shelby eats and travels in ...

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5138
October 2nd, 2014
Boyz II Men, Jeff Dunham win casino awards - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Boyz II Men, Jeff Dunham win casino awards
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The Colosseum at Caesars Palace won arena of the year. Wayne Newton was awarded the Casino Entertainment Legend award. Newton first took to a casino stage in 1958 at the Fremont Hotel& Casino. Richard Sturm of MGM Resorts was also given the ...

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5137
October 2nd, 2014
Job woes linger in 29 states amid uneven U.S. recovery - Chicago Tribune -

Bloomberg

Job woes linger in 29 states amid uneven U.S. recovery
Chicago Tribune
Kevin Yearout has added about 80 jobs to his Albuquerque, New Mexico, contracting company since July of last year. That still leaves him with less than half the number he employed in 2009, at the end of the deepest downturn since the Great Depression.
Job Woes Linger in 29 States as Recovery Proceeds Unevenly Moneynews

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5136
September 30th, 2014
Montgomery's 7th Annual Diversity Summit - WVAS -

Montgomery's 7th Annual Diversity Summit
WVAS
Diversity in the workplace will be discussed at length during today's annual summit sponsored by the Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce. Speakers from some of the nation's best-known companies, government agencies and education sectors will ...

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5135
September 30th, 2014
University of West Alabama panel recommends two to lead school - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

University of West Alabama panel recommends two to lead school
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The committee met with the three at the Birmingham Marriott hotel. The committee of trustees, student leaders, faculty and staff and alumni was originally scheduled to interview six candidates, but three candidates withdrew from consideration ...

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5134
September 30th, 2014
White House intruder got far past front door - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

White House intruder got far past front door
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Earlier this year Pierson met privately with senators after an agent was found drunk in a hotel during a presidential trip to the Netherlands. That incident came just weeks after two agents in Florida were involved in a traffic accident that The ...

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5133
September 30th, 2014
Job Woes Linger in 29 States as Recovery Proceeds Unevenly - Moneynews -

Job Woes Linger in 29 States as Recovery Proceeds Unevenly
Moneynews
New Jersey has lost more than 5,000 casino hotel jobs in the past two years, according to state figures. Casinos there have faced new competition from Pennsylvania, Connecticut and New York, and there has been “very little private ... Job creation has ...

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5132
September 30th, 2014
Job Woes Linger in 29 States as U.S. Recovers Unevenly - Bloomberg -

Bloomberg

Job Woes Linger in 29 States as U.S. Recovers Unevenly
Bloomberg
New Jersey has lost more than 5,000 casino hotel jobs in the past two years, according to state figures. Casinos there have faced new competition from Pennsylvania, Connecticut and New York, and there has been “very little private ... Job creation has ...

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5131
September 30th, 2014
BURGER BYTES: Former UAB QB Sam Hunt finds success in country music - Alabama's13.com -

Alabama's13.com

BURGER BYTES: Former UAB QB Sam Hunt finds success in country music
Alabama's13.com
He's based out of Mobile, Ala., and works in hotel construction. Chances are, you are familiar with his alter ego, the .... TUSCALOOSA, AL - Sam Hunt has come a long way since his football days at UAB. The former quarterback is now a country music song ...

5130
September 29th, 2014
Reports: WH intruder gets far past front door - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Reports: WH intruder gets far past front door
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Earlier this year Pierson met privately with senators after an agent was found drunk in a hotel during a presidential trip to the Netherlands. That incident came just weeks after two agents in Florida were involved in a traffic accident that The ...

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5129
September 29th, 2014
No. 10 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: Indianapolis - Bleacher Report -

Bleacher Report

No. 10 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: Indianapolis
Bleacher Report
How much does where you live matter as a sports fan? The short answer is: It depends. If you're an Alabama football fan, there's no better place to live than Tuscaloosa. If you're a Red Sox fan, there's no worse place to live than New York City. But ...

5128
September 29th, 2014
Mayors present united front at meeting in Montgomery - Montgomery Advertiser -

Montgomery Advertiser

Mayors present united front at meeting in Montgomery
Montgomery Advertiser
The mayors of Montgomery, Birmingham, Mobile, Huntsville and Tuscaloosa were gathering for the second time to talk about shared issues, this time in the Capital City. Infrastructure and education also were key themes during a media briefing Monday at ...

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5127
September 29th, 2014
University of West Alabama panel recommends two to lead school - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

University of West Alabama panel recommends two to lead school
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The committee met with the three at the Birmingham Marriott hotel. The committee of trustees, student leaders, faculty and staff and alumni was originally scheduled to interview six candidates, but three candidates withdrew from consideration ...

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5126
September 29th, 2014
Plenty for people to do in October in Tuscaloosa as University of Alabama ... - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Plenty for people to do in October in Tuscaloosa as University of Alabama ...
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
“Ghostbusters”: 7 p.m., Mildred Westervelt Warner Transportation Museum. The museum will offer spooky movies outdoors, on the site of the old Queen City Pool, throughout October. Other films include “Beetlejuice” Oct. 10, “Hotel Transylvania” Oct. 17 ...

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5125
September 29th, 2014
Gaza war deals blow to Israel's tourism industry - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Gaza war deals blow to Israel's tourism industry
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
JERUSALEM (AP) — It was supposed to be a record-breaking year for tourist visits to Israel. But all that changed when the 50-day war between Israel and Hamas prompted jittery travelers to cancel trips en masse, leaving empty hotel rooms and barren ...

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5124
September 28th, 2014
Clooney marries human rights lawyer in Venice - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Clooney marries human rights lawyer in Venice
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Clooney was having a late-morning coffee with Cindy Crawford and her husband Randy Gerber on a hotel terrace Saturday, the day after the betrothed couple and a host of celebrity friends arrived in the romantic lagoon city for the weekend wedding ...

5123
September 28th, 2014
M-B will train 26000 in the brand's culture - Automotive News -

M-B will train 26000 in the brand's culture
Automotive News
Later this year, the first wave of employees will go through a two-day program called the Brand Immersion Experience at the Mercedes-Benz factory in Vance, Ala., near Tuscaloosa. ... It will cost about $1,200 per employee, not including travel and hotel.

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5122
September 28th, 2014
George Clooney marries human rights lawyer in Venice - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

George Clooney marries human rights lawyer in Venice
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
With the pink sunset casting a gleam on Venice's most picturesque canal, Clooney rubbed his hands in sweet anticipation and disappeared into the luxury Aman hotel's tent-covered pier, where celebrity friends including Cindy Crawford and Matt Damon had ...

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5121
September 28th, 2014
Clooney, wife make newlywed appearance in Venice - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Clooney, wife make newlywed appearance in Venice
Tuscaloosa Magazine
VENICE, Italy (AP) — Wedding bands were glinting under the Venetian sun on the hands of George Clooney and his new bride, Amal Alamuddin, as the actor and the human rights lawyer emerged from the luxury hotel where they were married a day earlier in ...

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5120
September 28th, 2014
Plenty for people to do in October as University of Alabama football goes on ... - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Plenty for people to do in October as University of Alabama football goes on ...
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The Tuscaloosa News is also starting a pumpkin-carving contest with Ingram Farms, with details to come in print. There'll be haunted homes — Cody Minor is again plotting a house, Tuscaloosa Screams, for mid-October, again with more details to come ...

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September 27th, 2014
Clooney relaxes with friends on wedding weekend - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Clooney relaxes with friends on wedding weekend
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Clooney was having a late-morning coffee with Cindy Crawford and her husband Randy Gerber on a hotel terrace Saturday, the day after the betrothed couple and a host of celebrity friends arrived in the romantic lagoon city for the weekend wedding ...

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September 27th, 2014
Lawyer: Court committee named to investigate Alabama federal judge - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

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

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September 26th, 2014
George Clooney, fiancee arrive in Venice for wedding - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

George Clooney, fiancee arrive in Venice for wedding
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A clutch of photographers was on hand to record the couple's arrival Friday at the Tronchetto terminal, where they were picked up by Clooney's regular water-taxi driver and taken to the luxury Cipriani hotel. They were accompanied by Cindy Crawford and ...

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September 26th, 2014
Concerns grow over Zambian president's health - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Concerns grow over Zambian president's health
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The conjecture picked up again this week when 77-year-old Sata failed to give a scheduled address at the United Nations and police said doctors treated him in a New York hotel room. Opposition lawmakers have questioned whether Sata is fit to lead a ...

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September 26th, 2014
Senators: Judge Arrested for Violence Should Quit - Daily Report (registration) -

Daily Report (registration)

Senators: Judge Arrested for Violence Should Quit
Daily Report (registration)
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — U.S. District Judge Mark Fuller, arrested last month on a charge of battering his wife, has lost the confidence of his colleagues and others and should quit the lifetime appointment, both of Alabama's U.S. senators said Wednesday.

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September 26th, 2014
'From Sin to Righteousness' - Johnston Sun Rise -

Johnston Sun Rise

'From Sin to Righteousness'
Johnston Sun Rise
Bailey was captured and held hostage in the infamous Libby Prison in Richmond, Va., later transferred to a prison in Tuscaloosa, Ala., and finally to Salisbury Prison in North Carolina. The conditions in these prisons were nothing short of horrific ...

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September 25th, 2014
University of Alabama to host business analytics symposium - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

University of Alabama to host business analytics symposium
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The University of Alabama will host its seventh Business Analytics Symposium today and Friday at the Hotel Capstone, 320 Paul W. Bryant Drive. Speakers include Ray O. Johnson, chief technology officer of Lockheed Martin, and Paul Adams, head of ticket ...

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September 25th, 2014
US man's N. Korean prison life: Digging, isolation - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

US man's N. Korean prison life: Digging, isolation
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Wearing a prison-style gray uniform and cap, Miller was filmed sitting down at a phone booth at the hotel and pressing the buttons on a phone while a North Korean guard stood behind him. Officials said Miller spoke to his father, but the APTN ...

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September 25th, 2014
Michelle Nunn's Public-Service Message - TIME -

TIME

Michelle Nunn's Public-Service Message
TIME
The drive from Atlanta to Tuscaloosa this afternoon enabled me to listen to some music and renew the road trip playlist tradition. Here are five songs my thoroughly shuffled iPod played along the way that made an impression: 1. Eva Cassidy–Oh ... Bob ...

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September 25th, 2014
LETTER: Stafford Hotel reunion brings memories - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

LETTER: Stafford Hotel reunion brings memories
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The first reunion was held at the Capstone Hotel. A past general manager, Don Craven, and his wife, Ana, drove from Florida to be here and joined in the festivities. About 15 past staff members attended. A delicious meal was served by Inez Brow, with ...

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September 25th, 2014
Michelle Nunn's Public Service Message - TIME -

TIME

Michelle Nunn's Public Service Message
TIME
The drive from Atlanta to Tuscaloosa this afternoon enabled me to listen to some music and renew the road trip playlist tradition. Here are five songs my thoroughly shuffled iPod played along the way that made an impression: 1. Eva Cassidy–Oh ... Bob ...

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September 24th, 2014
LETTER: Stafford Hotel reunion brings memories - Tuscaloosa News -

LETTER: Stafford Hotel reunion brings memories
Tuscaloosa News
The first reunion was held at the Capstone Hotel. A past general manager, Don Craven, and his wife, Ana, drove from Florida to be here and joined in the festivities. About 15 past staff members attended. A delicious meal was served by Inez Brow, with ...

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September 24th, 2014
Baseball, Banks, Aerospace Top Topics at UA Business Analytics Symposium - UA News -

UA News

Baseball, Banks, Aerospace Top Topics at UA Business Analytics Symposium
UA News
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Already branded “innovators” by SAS, the world's largest advanced business analytics and software service provider, organizers of the Culverhouse College of Commerce Institute of Business Analytics are again championing new ideas as ...

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September 24th, 2014
Orbitz.com Releases Shoulder Season Index That Finds Nearly 50 Percent ... - CNNMoney -

Orbitz.com Releases Shoulder Season Index That Finds Nearly 50 Percent ...
CNNMoney
... hotel rates, with an increase of nearly 125 percent during football season. The return of the Irish's quarterback this season also sees the return of the traveling fan base to Notre Dame. Other football destinations seeing increases in costs ...

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September 24th, 2014
Crimson Tide to play 2015 season at Hoover Met - Ballpark Digest -

Crimson Tide to play 2015 season at Hoover Met
Ballpark Digest
"We think it will fill up a lot of hotel rooms. It'll be good recognition for the city. It's just good all the way around," Ivey said. "I think it's going to be great for them. We've got the closest stadium to them that can handle their kind of crowds ...
Hoover council approves contract for Alabama baseball to play 2015 season at ... AL.com

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September 24th, 2014
Birmingham UPS shooter identified: Family member calls him 'one of the best ... - AL.com -

Birmingham UPS shooter identified: Family member calls him 'one of the best ...
AL.com
According to police, three women lured a group of men into a hotel room and Williams entered the room with a gun to rob the men. One of the other men was able to pull a gun and shot and killed Williams. One of the men suffered a gunshot wound that was ...

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September 24th, 2014
NYC photo show looks back at Debbie Harry's career - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

NYC photo show looks back at Debbie Harry's career
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He hopes younger people will take away "a little sense of history" from the exhibit at New York's iconic Chelsea Hotel, which over the years has been a temporary home to music legends from Madonna to Sid Vicious. The exhibit runs through Sept. 29.

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September 23rd, 2014
Former Tide Golfers Justin Thomas and Bud Cauley Earn PGA Tour Cards - rolltide.com -

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Former Tide Golfers Justin Thomas and Bud Cauley Earn PGA Tour Cards
rolltide.com
Cauley, who played in 19 events on the PGA Tour in 2014, secured his PGA card with a victory at the Hotel Fitness Championship - one of three events he played on this year's Web.com Tour. Cauley finished the PGA season with four top-25 finishes, ...

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September 22nd, 2014
Hoover council approves contract for Alabama baseball to play 2015 season at ... - AL.com -

Hoover council approves contract for Alabama baseball to play 2015 season at ...
AL.com
"We think it will fill up a lot of hotel rooms. It'll be good recognition for the city. It's just good all the way around," Ivey said. "I think it's going to be good for them. We've got the closest stadium to them that can handle their kind of crowds ...

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September 22nd, 2014
Secret Service boosts security outside White House - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -