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Birmingham's 19th-century Mardi Gras - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Birmingham's 19th-century Mardi Gras
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In 1896, a host appeared in the form of Emil Lasser, owner of Birmingham's Cosmopolitan Hotel. Lasser and some friends and associates founded the Birmingham Carnival Society to organize a new Mardi Gras in an effort to increase tourism. The society ...

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7040
February 7th, 2016
African confederation backs Sheikh Salman in FIFA election - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

African confederation backs Sheikh Salman in FIFA election
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The Confederation of African Football is holding an executive committee meeting at a hotel in Kigali, and may follow that with a public pledge of support for one of the five men hoping to succeed Sepp Blatter on Feb. 26. CAF has 54 voting member ...

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7039
February 7th, 2016
Couple wanted in crime spree led police on chase; 1 killed - WFMJ -

Couple wanted in crime spree led police on chase; 1 killed
WFMJ
Fitzgerald and Harper had been accuses of robbing and abducting a hotel clerk in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and taking his car to the Birmingham area. Officials say the clerk was let go in the upscale suburb of Vestavia Hills, where a woman was briefly ...

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7038
February 7th, 2016
Haiti leader departs as he came: amid uncertainty, disorder - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Haiti leader departs as he came: amid uncertainty, disorder
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Parts of the capital have seen new construction, including major hotel chains, and the number of people in dismal tent camps has dropped from 1.5 million after the quake to about 60,000 now. But these gains, spurred by international aid, are fragile.

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7037
February 7th, 2016
'Bonnie & Clyde' couple's crime spree ends; man dead - WXIA-TV -

WXIA-TV

'Bonnie & Clyde' couple's crime spree ends; man dead
WXIA-TV
The string of crimes began Sunday in Tuscaloosa, Ala., when the couple allegedly kidnapped a hotel clerk, stole his car, and drove nearly 60 miles to Vestavia Hills, Ala. They released the hostage and abandoned the stolen car. Police believed ...

7036
February 7th, 2016
Search for couple suspected in crime spree ends in shootout - Johnson City Press (subscription) -

Johnson City Press (subscription)

Search for couple suspected in crime spree ends in shootout
Johnson City Press (subscription)
Fitzgerald and Harper have been charged with robbing and abducting a hotel clerk in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and taking his car to the Birmingham area. The clerk was let go in the upscale suburb of Vestavia Hills, where a woman was briefly abducted by two ...

7035
February 7th, 2016
Vestavia, Tuscaloosa kidnapping victims release statements following killing, capture of MO couple - WIAT 42 -

Vestavia, Tuscaloosa kidnapping victims release statements following killing, capture of MO couple
WIAT 42
We also spoke with Kyle Dease, the hotel clerk kidnapped in Tuscaloosa. He told us: “Although I am sad that the outcome was exactly as I predicted I am glad that they didn't take anyone down with them. Just glad this is all over, and now the healing ...

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7034
February 7th, 2016
Disguised gunmen target boxing fans in Dublin hotel; 1 dead - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Disguised gunmen target boxing fans in Dublin hotel; 1 dead
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
DUBLIN (AP) — Irish police say unidentified gunmen have opened fire on boxing fans at a Dublin hotel, killing one man and wounding two others. Detectives have yet to disclose a motive for Friday's shooting in the lobby of the Regency Hotel in northern ...

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7033
February 7th, 2016
New Year's fireworks a little quieter in Chinese capital - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

New Year's fireworks a little quieter in Chinese capital
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
One such episode came in 2011 when revelers accidentally scorched a forest in Zhejiang, a five-star hotel in Shenyang and a 1,000-year old Buddhist temple housing holy scriptures in Fujian--all in the span of three days. And in perhaps the best-known ...

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7032
February 7th, 2016
Captured hotel clerk shares glimpse of captors' life on run - Marietta Daily Journal -

Captured hotel clerk shares glimpse of captors' life on run
Marietta Daily Journal
Kyle Dease told the news site Al.com that during the nearly two hours he was held captive in a stolen car, he spoke with his abductors after they took him at gunpoint from the Microtel Inn and Suites in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, where he was the night clerk.

7031
February 5th, 2016
BRITTANY NICOLE HARPER - Federal Bureau of Investigation (press release) (blog) -

BRITTANY NICOLE HARPER
Federal Bureau of Investigation (press release) (blog)
On January 31, 2016, in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, Brittany Nicole Harper and her boyfriend, Blake Edward Fitzgerald, allegedly kidnapped a hotel clerk and stole his Volkswagen Jetta. The victim remained in his stolen Jetta with the subjects while en route ...

7030
February 5th, 2016
Police: Hotel shooting may be bad drug deal - Selma Times-Journal -

Police: Hotel shooting may be bad drug deal
Selma Times-Journal
A Selma man, 49, was injured Wednesday evening during a shooting at the Budget Inn hotel. Investigators say the man was drinking with a friend around 7 p.m. at the hotel when approached by three people. Police believe the shooting is the result of a ...

7029
February 5th, 2016
FIFA candidates make late push for African support - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

FIFA candidates make late push for African support
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The Confederation of African Football is holding an executive committee meeting at a hotel in Kigali, and may follow that with a public pledge of support for one of the five men hoping to succeed Sepp Blatter on Feb. 26. CAF has 54 voting member ...

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7028
February 5th, 2016
'Bonnie & Clyde' couple's trail of terror comes to end in shootout - 13WMAZ -

13WMAZ

'Bonnie & Clyde' couple's trail of terror comes to end in shootout
13WMAZ
The string of crimes began Sunday in Tuscaloosa, Ala., when the couple allegedly kidnapped a hotel clerk, stole his car, and drove nearly 60 miles to Vestavia Hills, Ala. They released the hostage and abandoned the stolen car. Police believed ...

7027
February 5th, 2016
Manhunt For Modern-Day “Bonnie And Clyde” Ends With Gunfire, Chases - 5newsonline.com -

5newsonline.com

Manhunt For Modern-Day “Bonnie And Clyde” Ends With Gunfire, Chases
5newsonline.com
Fitzgerald and Harper were charged with robbing and abducting a hotel clerk in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and taking his car to the Birmingham area. The clerk was let go in the upscale suburb of Vestavia Hills, where a woman was briefly abducted by two ...

7026
February 5th, 2016
Gunmen attack boxing fans at Dublin hotel, killing 1 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Gunmen attack boxing fans at Dublin hotel, killing 1
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
DUBLIN (AP) — Irish police say unidentified gunmen have opened fire on boxing fans at a Dublin hotel, killing one man and wounding two others. Detectives have yet to disclose a motive for Friday's shooting in the lobby of the Regency Hotel in northern ...

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7025
February 5th, 2016
The Beat of the Beads: A look at Mardi Gras in New Orleans - The University of Alabama Crimson White -

The University of Alabama Crimson White

The Beat of the Beads: A look at Mardi Gras in New Orleans
The University of Alabama Crimson White
On Royal Street, just across from the Hotel Monteleone, this baby-faced boy with shiny blue eyes hollered hoarsely over his sunburst hollow-body acoustic guitar. He sang the blues wearily through the day. From noon–3 a.m., he sang and played for pocket ...

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7024
February 5th, 2016
USMS: $10000 reward for "modern-day Bonnie and Clyde" - WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com -

WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

USMS: $10000 reward for "modern-day Bonnie and Clyde"
WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com
The couple is from Missouri, but their crime frenzy began Sunday in Tuscaloosa. That's where the couple allegedly kidnapped a hotel clerk, stole his car, drove to Vestavia Hills, Alabama, released the hostage, and abandoned the stolen car. Law ...

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7023
February 5th, 2016
US Marshals pursuing modern-day Bonnie and Clyde - My Panhandle -

My Panhandle

US Marshals pursuing modern-day Bonnie and Clyde
My Panhandle
The string of crimes started Sunday in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, when the couple allegedly kidnapped a hotel clerk, stole his car, drove to Vestavia Hills, Alabama, released the hostage, and abandoned the stolen car. Law enforcement believes Fitzgerald then ...
Real-Life 'Bonnie and Clyde' Taunt Authorities on Social Media 610kvnu

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7022
February 5th, 2016
'Bonnie and Clyde' couple: He's dead, she's wounded after chase, gunfire in Florida - AL.com -

AL.com

'Bonnie and Clyde' couple: He's dead, she's wounded after chase, gunfire in Florida
AL.com
The couple told Tuscaloosa hotel clerk Kyle Dease, 26, they were trying to get to Panama City where they planned to get married and start a new life. Fitzgerald is the father of three, including an infant. Fitzgerald and Harper surfaced again in Perry ...
Reward Offered for Modern Day Bonnie and Clyde WKRG
US Marshals Confirm Modern Day Bonnie And Clyde As Piggly Wiggly Robbery Suspects NorthEscambia.com

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7021
February 5th, 2016
Alabama May Have the Most Loaded Roster in College Football History - Bleacher Report -

Bleacher Report

Alabama May Have the Most Loaded Roster in College Football History
Bleacher Report
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — It's in the midst of a dynasty, perhaps the greatest college football has ever seen, and Nick Saban is already staking his claim as the sport's most successful coach. But the University of Alabama football program hit another new ...
Tide must be ready to defend 3-point shots Tuscaloosa Magazine

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7020
February 5th, 2016
Japan may change temple map icon to avoid Nazi confusion - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Japan may change temple map icon to avoid Nazi confusion
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Other symbols that would be altered for foreign maps include the one for a hotel, which currently looks like the symbol for helipads, and a saluting policeman would replace the current giant X sign supposedly representing a pair of clubs for police ...

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7019
February 5th, 2016
Captured hotel clerk shares glimpse of captors' life on run - News965 -

Captured hotel clerk shares glimpse of captors' life on run
News965
Kyle Dease is the night clerk at Microtel Inn and Suites in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. He tells the news site Al.com (http://bit.ly/1UJtddn) that during nearly two hours he was held captive in a stolen car, Fitzgerald told him he had no plans of returning to ...

7018
February 4th, 2016
BLAKE EDWARD FITZGERALD - Federal Bureau of Investigation (press release) (blog) -

BLAKE EDWARD FITZGERALD
Federal Bureau of Investigation (press release) (blog)
On January 31, 2016, in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, Blake Edward Fitzgerald and his girlfriend, Brittany Nicole Harper, allegedly kidnapped a hotel clerk and stole his Volkswagen Jetta. The victim remained in his stolen Jetta with the subjects while en route ...

7017
February 4th, 2016
Missouri couple, now dubbed 'modern-day Bonnie and Clyde,' robbed Destin Alvin's Island, authorities say - AL.com -

AL.com

Missouri couple, now dubbed 'modern-day Bonnie and Clyde,' robbed Destin Alvin's Island, authorities say
AL.com
In Alabama, police say they robbed a Tuscaloosa hotel and kidnapped 26-year-old night clerk Kyle Dease at 6 a.m. Sunday. From there, they drove to Hoover where they attempted to carjack Zora Harris, a McDonald's manager arriving to work about 7:45 a.m. ...

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7016
February 4th, 2016
Piggly Wiggly Robbed, Possibly By Crime Spree Couple - NorthEscambia.com -

NorthEscambia.com

Piggly Wiggly Robbed, Possibly By Crime Spree Couple
NorthEscambia.com
They are also wanted for robbing and abducting a hotel clerk in Tuscaloosa, attempting to rob a McDonald's manager across from a Birmingham mall, and kidnapping woman and stealing her SUV in Vestavia Hills, AL. outside of Birmingham. The kidnapped ...

7015
February 4th, 2016
Tuscaloosa hotel clerk recalls abduction - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Alabama's News Leader

Tuscaloosa hotel clerk recalls abduction
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Kyle Dease said that during the nearly two hours he was held captive in a stolen car, he spoke with his abductors after they took him at gunpoint from the Microtel Inn and Suites in Tuscaloosa, where he was the night clerk. The couple entered the hotel ...
Tuscaloosa kidnapping victim breaks silence WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com
Tuscaloosa police release surveillance video of suspect in central Alabama crime spree Alabama's News Leader
Captured hotel clerk shares glimpse of couple's life on the run Springfield News-Leader
ABC News
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7014
February 4th, 2016
Kidnapped victims speak out about experience - WIAT 42 -

WIAT 42

Kidnapped victims speak out about experience
WIAT 42
(WIAT) — Police are still searching for the Missouri couple allegedly responsible for the kidnapping of the Vestavia Hills woman, as well as another kidnapping in Tuscaloosa and a robbery in Hoover. WIAT 42 News spoke with the Vestavia woman who was ...

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7013
February 3rd, 2016
Kidnapped cab driver recalls ordeal with California inmates - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Kidnapped cab driver recalls ordeal with California inmates
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Ma was held captive for a week, driving with the inmates across the state and sleeping beside them in tiny hotel rooms. He says Duong cried, worried that fellow fugitive Hossein Nayeri would become violent, and talked about wanting to surrender.

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7012
February 3rd, 2016
Celine Dion to speak but won't sing at Rene Angelil memorial - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Celine Dion to speak but won't sing at Rene Angelil memorial
Tuscaloosa Magazine
This July 8, 2007 file photo shows Rene Angelil, looks on while playing at the World Series Poker at the Rio hotel-casino in Las Vegas. Caesars Palace will host a memorial for Angélil, the husband and manager of Celine Dion credited with launching her ...

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7011
February 3rd, 2016
MO couple suspected in AL crime spree wanted in GA kidnapping, robbery - WDAM-TV -

WDAM-TV

MO couple suspected in AL crime spree wanted in GA kidnapping, robbery
WDAM-TV
The couple's crime spree began in Tuscaloosa around 6 a.m. Sunday morning when authorities say they robbed and kidnapped at night clerk at the Microtel Inn and Suites on Veterans Memorial Parkway. The hotel's morning manager came in at 7 a.m. and ...
MO couple suspected in AL crime spree wanted in GA kidnapping, r - KSWO, Lawton, OK- Wichita Falls, TX: News ... KSWO

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7010
February 3rd, 2016
Californians want rum-crazy Cuba to start drinking wine - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Californians want rum-crazy Cuba to start drinking wine
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Francisco Chacon, sommelier of the state-run Conde de Villanueva hotel, said he is focused on the ratio of price to quality and the U.S. being just 90 miles from Cuba offers a major advantage. "It makes much more economic sense for us to bring a wine ...

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7009
February 3rd, 2016
MO couple suspected in AL crime spree wanted in GA kidnapping, robbery - Tucson News Now -

Tucson News Now

MO couple suspected in AL crime spree wanted in GA kidnapping, robbery
Tucson News Now
The couple's crime spree began in Tuscaloosa around 6 a.m. Sunday morning when authorities say they robbed and kidnapped at night clerk at the Microtel Inn and Suites on Veterans Memorial Parkway. The hotel's morning manager came in at 7 a.m. and ...
Kidnapped victims speak out about experience WIAT 42

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7008
February 3rd, 2016
49 memorable moments, fun facts from every Super Bowl - MyStatesman.com -

MyStatesman.com

49 memorable moments, fun facts from every Super Bowl
MyStatesman.com
Jacksonville: To make up for a lack of hotel rooms, cruise ships were brought in to house fans. The city took a lot of criticism, including this shot from The Washington Post's Tony Kornheiser, who wondered why Jacksonville got the bid: “What ...

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7007
February 3rd, 2016
Reborn UAB has something to celebrate this signing day - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Reborn UAB has something to celebrate this signing day
Tuscaloosa Magazine
He spent last season living out of a hotel room in Miami with friends while attending classes at ASA College, playing in only one game. Initially he wasn't really interested in UAB or even taking the coaches' calls with more prominent programs like ...

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7006
February 3rd, 2016
Hunt for couple in Alabama crime spree extends into Georgia - WSB Atlanta -

WSB Atlanta

Hunt for couple in Alabama crime spree extends into Georgia
WSB Atlanta
Blake Fitzgerald and Brittany Nicole Harper of Joplin, Missouri, have been charged with robbing and abducting a hotel clerk in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and taking his car to the Birmingham area. The clerk was let go in the upscale suburb of Vestavia Hills, ...
Ga. abduction may be linked to Ala. crime spree suspects FOX 5 Atlanta
Watch Alabama crime spree suspects kidnap Georgia woman AL.com
Perry convenience store clerk among victims in Missouri couple's crime spree The Telegraph

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7005
February 3rd, 2016
Debbie Allen, Tracee Ellis Ross to be honored by Essence - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Debbie Allen, Tracee Ellis Ross to be honored by Essence
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Oprah Winfrey, Shonda Rhimes, Nick Cannon, Ryan Coogler and Leon Bridges are among the celebrities scheduled to join the honorees at the 9th annual luncheon at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel. The event will be broadcast as a TV special Feb. 27 on the ...

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7004
February 2nd, 2016
Online auditions offered to join Muscle Shoals music scene - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Online auditions offered to join Muscle Shoals music scene
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A stay at the Marriott Shoals Hotel and Spa is included, as well. FAME has produced dozens of hit records through the years, ranging from Southern soul to rock to pop to country. Among the artists who have scored hits at FAME are Aretha Franklin ...

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7003
February 2nd, 2016
Alabama Law Foundation names fellows for 2015 - Birmingham Business Journal -

Birmingham Business Journal

Alabama Law Foundation names fellows for 2015
Birmingham Business Journal
Cumberland School of Law, J.D. United States District Judge, Northern District of Alabama. Mark E. Brandon, Tuscaloosa – University of Montevallo, B.A. University of Michigan, M.A. Princeton University, Ph. D. University of Alabama School of Law, J.D ...

7002
February 2nd, 2016
Hunt for Couple in Alabama Crime Spree Extends Into Georgia - ABC News -

CBS News

Hunt for Couple in Alabama Crime Spree Extends Into Georgia
ABC News
Blake Fitzgerald and Brittany Nicole Harper of Joplin, Missouri, have been charged with robbing and abducting a hotel clerk in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and taking his car to the Birmingham area. The clerk was let go in the upscale suburb of Vestavia Hills, ...
Pair wanted in Ala. crime spree now sought in Ga. abduction FOX 5 Atlanta
MO couple suspected in AL crime spree wanted in GA kidnapping, robbery Tucson News Now

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7001
February 2nd, 2016
Tide must be ready to defend 3-point shots - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Tide must be ready to defend 3-point shots
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Alabama's Riley Norris (1) shoots from the three-point line during the second half of a game against the University of Tennessee held at Coleman Coliseum in Tuscaloosa, Ala. on Tuesday Jan. 26, 2016. Alabama won the game 63-57. staff photo/Erin Nelson.

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7000
February 2nd, 2016
Hotels expand options to keep guests healthy on the road - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Hotels expand options to keep guests healthy on the road
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Running concierges, a hotel mini bar stocked with produce from the local farmers market and a training wall that comes standard in every room. The hotel industry is moving beyond basement gyms and basic spa menus to ...

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6999
February 2nd, 2016
Crime spree began in Tuscaloosa - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Crime spree began in Tuscaloosa
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The Missouri couple sought in a weekend crime spree that began in Tuscaloosa ran out of gas here before kidnapping the night clerk from a local hotel. Joplin residents Blake Edward Fitzgerald and Brittney Nicole Harper, both 30, are accused of ...

6998
February 2nd, 2016
Tuscaloosa kidnapping victim breaks silence - WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com -

WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

Tuscaloosa kidnapping victim breaks silence
WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com
Sunday Morning, Dease 26, was at work at a hotel in Tuscaloosa when he says a man and woman came in. They were later identified as Blake Fitzgerald and Brittany Harper of Joplin, MO. "He goes, 'Hey I hate to do this but', he said, 'I need you to give ...

6997
February 2nd, 2016
More charges for Missouri couple sought in Alabama crime spree; US Marshals offer $10k reward - AL.com -

AL.com

More charges for Missouri couple sought in Alabama crime spree; US Marshals offer $10k reward
AL.com
A Missouri couple on the run after two abductions and a robbery attempt in Alabama on Sunday morning is now charged in the Tuscaloosa kidnapping and robbery of a hotel clerk. U.S. Marshals and police are still searching for Blake Fitzgerald and ...
Authorities search for Missouri couple wanted in Alabama crime spree Fox News
The Latest: Couple suspected in hotel robbery, abduction Washington Post

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6996
February 2nd, 2016
MO couple wanted for 2 abductions during crime spree in 3 AL cities, police say - FOX10 News -

Trussvilletribune

MO couple wanted for 2 abductions during crime spree in 3 AL cities, police say
FOX10 News
"He described how he was working in the Microtel in Tuscaloosa this morning someone came in around 6 a.m., robbed him at gunpoint, asked for the money at the hotel and took him outside to the car he had driven to work." "Somehow got dropped off or let ...
Woman escapes carjacking linked to Sunday crime spree WIAT 42
Vestavia abduction may be linked to crimes in Hoover, Tuscaloosa Trussvilletribune
Couple sought in home invasion, kidnapping WLTZ 38 NBC

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6995
February 1st, 2016
Athletes in Rio stay inside, slather on repellent for Zika - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Athletes in Rio stay inside, slather on repellent for Zika
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Several non-Brazilian athletes talked about lathering on mosquito repellent, staying in their hotel rooms and away from the water and the beaches in order to avoid mosquitoes. Brazil is an epicenter of the rapidly spreading Zika virus, a mosquito-borne ...

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6994
February 1st, 2016
3-star chef Benoit Violier found dead in apparent suicide - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

3-star chef Benoit Violier found dead in apparent suicide
Tuscaloosa Magazine
An investigation has been opened to determine the exact circumstances of the death, police said. Violier's establishment, the Restaurant de l'Hotel de Ville in Crissier, served dishes such as saddle of Pyrenean young lamb and crispy Landes duck foie gras.

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6993
February 1st, 2016
A look back at previous No. 1-ranked recruits - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

A look back at previous No. 1-ranked recruits
Tuscaloosa Magazine
His college career ended on a sour note when he was suspended for the Sugar Bowl following an incident in Atlanta when he fell from a hotel window and was charged with possession of marijuana. 2012: Mario Edwards, DL, Florida State (ESPN, 247Sports); ...

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6992
February 1st, 2016
Woman escapes carjacking linked to Sunday crime spree - WIAT 42 -

Trussvilletribune

Woman escapes carjacking linked to Sunday crime spree
WIAT 42
(WIAT) — While police search for a Missouri couple, believed to be connected to multiple crimes in Tuscaloosa and Jefferson Counties Sunday morning, a woman says she avoided being carjacked by the couple during the crime spree. Zora Harris said Sunday ...
2 people kidnapped during crime spree in 3 Alabama cities, police say KFDA
Vestavia abduction may be linked to crimes in Hoover, Tuscaloosa Trussvilletribune

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6991
February 1st, 2016
New 5-star Tuscaloosa hotel to offer 7-year Alabama game day memberships for $100000 - AL.com -

AL.com

New 5-star Tuscaloosa hotel to offer 7-year Alabama game day memberships for $100000
AL.com
A new luxury hotel in Tuscaloosa will offer Alabama football game day packages, complete with water taxi services across the Black Warrior River, for $100,000, developers announced this week. Developer Robert Schwartz, president of Atlanta-based ...

6990
January 31st, 2016
Athletes in Rio stay inside, lather on repellent for Zika - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Athletes in Rio stay inside, lather on repellent for Zika
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Several non-Brazilian athletes talked about lathering on mosquito repellent, staying in their hotel rooms and away from the water and the beaches in order to avoid mosquitoes. Brazil is an epicenter of the rapidly spreading Zika virus, a mosquito-borne ...

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6989
January 31st, 2016
MO couple wanted for 2 abductions during crime spree in 3 AL cities, police say - FOX19 -

Trussvilletribune

MO couple wanted for 2 abductions during crime spree in 3 AL cities, police say
FOX19
"He described how he was working in the Microtel in Tuscaloosa this morning someone came in around 6 a.m., robbed him at gunpoint, asked for the money at the hotel and took him outside to the car he had driven to work." "Somehow got dropped off or let ...
Woman escapes carjacking linked to Sunday crime spree WIAT 42
Vestavia abduction may be linked to crimes in Hoover, Tuscaloosa Trussvilletribune

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6988
January 31st, 2016
Mike Hubbard says he has no intentions to leave post while facing trial - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Mike Hubbard says he has no intentions to leave post while facing trial
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
House Speaker Mike Hubbard speaks to community members and members of the Tuscaloosa County Young Republicans organization during a question and answer session at Hotel Capstone in Tuscaloosa, Ala. on Wednesday Nov. 19, 2014. staff photo ...

6987
January 31st, 2016
Alabama woman charged with stealing from softball group - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama woman charged with stealing from softball group
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Investigators say the money went to various expenses and purchases including gasoline, groceries, utility bills and a hotel room. Crowe was arrested on a theft charge Friday and freed on $5,000 bond. Court records aren't yet available to show whether ...

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6986
January 30th, 2016
Report: NCAA to Charge Mississippi with Violations in Three Sports - Eleven Warriors -

Eleven Warriors

Report: NCAA to Charge Mississippi with Violations in Three Sports
Eleven Warriors
Remember the good vibes surrounding the Ole Miss football program after it toppled Alabama in Tuscaloosa early in the 2015 season? It's on its way out thanks to the NCAA and its Pinkertons. From yahoo.com: The NCAA has formally charged the University ...

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6985
January 30th, 2016
Cuban leader Raul Castro to France for historic state visit - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Cuban leader Raul Castro to France for historic state visit
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
French companies already working with Cuba — such as Pernod Ricard beverages, the hotel company Accor, the Bouygues construction group and the shipping group CMA CGM — could get new development opportunities. Castro's trip to Paris comes only ...

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6984
January 30th, 2016
OSHA Fines Daeil USA Over $170000, Physics Competition at University of Alabama - Alabama Public Radio -

OSHA Fines Daeil USA Over $170000, Physics Competition at University of Alabama
Alabama Public Radio
Registration for the physics and astronomy contest began at 8:00 this morning at the Ferguson Center on The University of Alabama's Tuscaloosa campus. NFL hopefuls will hit the field ... Hotels and restaurants in Mobile stand to clean up as well. The ...

6983
January 29th, 2016
Sony reports a jump in fiscal third quarter profit on PS4 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Sony reports a jump in fiscal third quarter profit on PS4
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The Japanese electronics and entertainment conglomerate, which also has a music division, benefited from the strong theatrical performances of the films "Spectre" and "Hotel Transylvania 2." Sales in its music business improved with the release of ...

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6982
January 29th, 2016
Booted from Big Ten, Noah Spence remains strong prospect - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Booted from Big Ten, Noah Spence remains strong prospect
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
They've had dinner together during Senior Bowl at the team hotel and stayed in touch since Spence left. "I never lost my faith in Noah," Miller said. "He probably just got caught up in the young years and partying, just being immature. But he's a great ...

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6981
January 29th, 2016
Terrorism ruled out in gun arrest at Disneyland Paris - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Terrorism ruled out in gun arrest at Disneyland Paris
Tuscaloosa Magazine
PARIS (AP) — A French prosecutor says terrorism has been ruled out in the arrest of a man who tried to bring two handguns into a hotel at Disneyland Paris. The Meaux prosecutor Dominique Laurens said Friday that searches of the man's phone records and ...

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6980
January 29th, 2016
Egypt losing $250 million monthly after Russian plane crash - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Egypt losing $250 million monthly after Russian plane crash
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
South Sinai Governor Khaled Fouda was quoted by the state-run Al-Ahram daily on Friday as saying that hotel occupancy in the resort cities of Sharm el-Sheikh and Hurghada stands at less than 20 percent and that the cities lose nearly 2 billion Egyptian ...

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6979
January 29th, 2016
COLUMN: Arbitrary ruminations - Cache Valley Daily -

Cache Valley Daily

COLUMN: Arbitrary ruminations
Cache Valley Daily
In the south end of town, the Lincoln Day dinner will be held in a hotel ballroom. In the middle of town ... Doesn't Tide head coach Nick Saban know without black uniforms that the best recruits will pick Oregon or UCLA over playing in Tuscaloosa? USU ...

6978
January 28th, 2016
Man dubbed 'Bordeaux Bandit' sent to prison for Wii theft - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Man dubbed 'Bordeaux Bandit' sent to prison for Wii theft
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Groton police say Deluca stole a bottle of 1990 Chateau Petrus wine from the wine storage area at the Octagon restaurant at the Mystic Marriott Hotel. Deluca's lawyer, Thomas Thomasian, said he couldn't comment on the other cases. After serving his ...

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6977
January 28th, 2016
Magical Laotian town preserved by UNESCO loses its soul - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Magical Laotian town preserved by UNESCO loses its soul
Tuscaloosa Magazine
But virtually every home and mom-and-pop store in the historic center has been converted into a guesthouse, restaurant, cafe, bar or travel agency. The former prison was recently transformed into a luxury hotel and the French Cultural Center has become ...

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6976
January 28th, 2016
Man arrested with 2 handguns at Disneyland Paris hotel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Man arrested with 2 handguns at Disneyland Paris hotel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
PARIS (AP) — A man found to be carrying two handguns was arrested Thursday at a hotel at Disneyland Paris, Europe's most-visited tourist attraction, police said. No one was injured during the arrest, a police official said. The official, who wasn't ...

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6975
January 28th, 2016
Man dubbed sent to prison for Wii theft - Tuscaloosa News -

Man dubbed sent to prison for Wii theft
Tuscaloosa News
Groton police say Deluca stole a bottle of 1990 Chateau Petrus wine from the wine storage area at the Octagon restaurant at the Mystic Marriott Hotel. Deluca's lawyer, Thomas Thomasian, said he couldn't comment on the other cases. After serving his ...

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6974
January 27th, 2016
Losses, regrets and questions at companies Trump endorsed - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Losses, regrets and questions at companies Trump endorsed
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
NEW YORK (AP) — Six years ago, Donald Trump stood before 5,000 people in a hotel theater in downtown Miami and informed them he had a rescue and recovery plan for the recession-battered nation. His remedy: Join the sales team of a business that sold ...

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6973
January 27th, 2016
Analysis: US student arrest renews scrutiny of NKorean tours - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Analysis: US student arrest renews scrutiny of NKorean tours
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He is still under lock-and-key, possibly in the relative comfort of the Yanggakdo, a tourist hotel where his group had stayed that has previously been used to keep detainees until they are deported or more formal legal measures are taken. The North ...

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6972
January 27th, 2016
Hot yoga founder ordered to pay nearly $6.5M in damages - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Hot yoga founder ordered to pay nearly $6.5M in damages
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Additionally, Jafa-Bodden said Choudhury sexually harassed and inappropriately touched her, and tried to get her to stay with him in a hotel suite. Choudhury, 69, has built an empire around Bikram yoga, a rigorous, 90-minute routine performed in a room ...

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6971
January 26th, 2016
Alabama and Auburn working together? Ron Anders awarded for doing the impossible - Alabama NewsCenter -

Alabama NewsCenter

Alabama and Auburn working together? Ron Anders awarded for doing the impossible
Alabama NewsCenter
Earthquakes, volcanoes…The dead rising from the grave! Human sacrifice, dogs and cats living together … mass hysteria!” The 1984 movie Ghostbusters left out one unthinkable image – folks in Tuscaloosa teaming with people in Auburn. But Ron Anders did ...

6970
January 26th, 2016
Police: Man likely fell to death at construction site - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Police: Man likely fell to death at construction site
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Local news media report that police and firefighters were sent to the site of a new hotel just after 7 a.m. Tuesday after construction workers found the body. Assistant Police Chief Craig Green tells Al.com the body was in a pit in an isolated area of ...

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6969
January 26th, 2016
New Crestline Restaurant From Former Zoe's CEO Already Has Regulars - Over the Mountain Journal -

Over the Mountain Journal

New Crestline Restaurant From Former Zoe's CEO Already Has Regulars
Over the Mountain Journal
A nose for the restaurant business and a great cooking partner have made John Cassimus' latest restaurant venture a big success in Crestline and Tuscaloosa. Along with partners Tyre Stuckey and Leola Rogers (a.k.a. “Miss Dot”), Cassimus has created a ...

6968
January 26th, 2016
Shelby wants tax reform, flat tax - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Shelby wants tax reform, flat tax
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
I think if we had fundamental tax reform it would be good for this country," the Tuscaloosa Republican said during a breakfast meeting organized by the Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama at the Embassy Suites hotel in downtown Tuscaloosa. "We would ...

6967
January 26th, 2016
No charges in battery complaint against Chris Brown in Vegas - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

No charges in battery complaint against Chris Brown in Vegas
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. Authorities in Las Vegas say there's insufficient evidence to charge R&B singer Brown with a crime in an altercation with a woman in a casino resort hotel room. Clark County District Attorney Steve Wolfson said ...

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6966
January 26th, 2016
Using the Future to Understand the Past - UA News -

UA News

Using the Future to Understand the Past
UA News
Stager was able to use fire insurance maps, some sketch drawings from a historic architect and a few rare photographs from the late 19th century to virtually rebuild a downtown Tuscaloosa city block where the Embassy Suites Hotel now stands, including ...

6965
January 25th, 2016
Labor Goes South - The American Prospect -

The American Prospect

Labor Goes South
The American Prospect
There's been talk of additional hikes in Tuscaloosa and Montgomery. However, the ability of cities to unilaterally improve workers' rights is severely confined by hostile .... Focusing on hotel workers in Texas, casino workers in Louisiana and ...

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6964
January 25th, 2016
No charges in battery complaint against Chris Brown in Vegas - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

No charges in battery complaint against Chris Brown in Vegas
Tuscaloosa Magazine
... Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. Authorities in Las Vegas say there's insufficient evidence to charge R&B singer Brown with a crime in an altercation with a woman in a casino resort hotel room. Clark County District Attorney Steve Wolfson said ...

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6963
January 25th, 2016
Judge to hear arguments over oil spill funds for beach hotel - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Judge to hear arguments over oil spill funds for beach hotel
Tuscaloosa Magazine
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A federal judge will hear arguments Tuesday in a lawsuit challenging Alabama's plans to use oil spill settlement funds to build a beachfront hotel and conference center at Gulf State Park. The Gulf Restoration Network filed a ...

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6962
January 25th, 2016
Hilton launches new budget hotel chain aimed at young guests - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Hilton launches new budget hotel chain aimed at young guests
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hilton is launching a new hotel brand, focusing on budget travelers looking to spend $75 to $90 a night. The new brand, named Tru, aims to compete with economy and midscale chains like Comfort Inn, Fairfield Inn and La Quinta.

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6961
January 25th, 2016
Burkina Faso detains 5 more soldiers accused in armory raid - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

CBC.ca

Burkina Faso detains 5 more soldiers accused in armory raid
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A man stand in front of the Burkina Faso nationals flag during a memorial ceremony for the victims of the recent hotel attack were extremist killed foreigners and Burkina Faso nationals, in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016. Burials ...
Burkina Faso: 10 soldiers arrested over armory raid Tuscaloosa Magazine

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6960
January 25th, 2016
Wider change in Hollywood sought after Academy reforms - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Wider change in Hollywood sought after Academy reforms
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
“I applaud their attempts to do something about it,” said Don Cheadle, who was nominated for best actor in 2005 for his performance in “Hotel Rwanda.” “But, again, this is dealing with the symptom, not starting at the root cause of how we even get to ...

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6959
January 24th, 2016
Ex-diplomat not expecting role in talks on detained student - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Ex-diplomat not expecting role in talks on detained student
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A China-based travel agency says an American university student recently detained by North Korea is being held over an unspecified incident at his hotel before he was scheduled to board a flight for Beijing. Gareth Johnson of ...

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6958
January 24th, 2016
Burials begin for Burkina Faso nationals killed by jihadists - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Toronto Star

Burials begin for Burkina Faso nationals killed by jihadists
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Burials have begun for the 10 Burkina Faso nationals killed in last week's attack on a cafe and hotel in the capital, Ouagadougou, highlighting the local toll suffered in the latest West African country targeted by ...
Burkina Faso: 10 soldiers arrested over armory raid Tuscaloosa Magazine

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6957
January 24th, 2016
Burkina Faso: 10 soldiers arrested over armory raid - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Burkina Faso: 10 soldiers arrested over armory raid
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The Friday morning raid on the weapons warehouse outside Ouagadougou came just one week after Islamic extremists attacked a cafe and hotel in the capital, killing at least 30 people. Yameogo said one civilian was also arrested. He described this person ...

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6956
January 23rd, 2016
All Broadway shows on Saturday shutter as snow builds - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

All Broadway shows on Saturday shutter as snow builds
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The storm didn't stop the inaugural three-day BroadwayCon — sort of like a ComicCon for thespians — at a midtown hotel. Some 5,000 theater fans were geeking out on shows and celebrities. Further north, a Rita Moreno concert at Jazz at Lincoln Center ...

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6955
January 23rd, 2016
The Latest: US looking closely at UK report on Litvinenko - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

BBC News

The Latest: US looking closely at UK report on Litvinenko
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Judge Robert Owen said Thursday he is certain that Litvinenko was given tea laced with a fatal dose of polonium-210 at a London hotel in November 2006. He says there is a "strong probability" that the FSB directed the killing and the operation was ...
Key findings from British report into former agent's killing Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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6954
January 23rd, 2016
Airlines cancel thousands of flights as big storm advances - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Airlines cancel thousands of flights as big storm advances
Tuscaloosa Magazine
NEW YORK (AP) — Airlines canceled 2,800 flights Friday to, from or within the U.S., as a blizzard swings up the East Coast, according to flight tracking service FlightAware. The bulk of Friday's cancelations are in Charlotte and Raleigh, North ...

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6953
January 23rd, 2016
Tour agency: American detained over Pyongyang hotel incident - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tour agency: American detained over Pyongyang hotel incident
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A China-based travel agency says an American university student recently detained by North Korea is being held over an unspecified incident at his hotel before he was scheduled to board a flight for Beijing. Gareth Johnson of ...

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6952
January 23rd, 2016
AP EXPLAINS: Islamic extremists step up attacks in Africa - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

AP EXPLAINS: Islamic extremists step up attacks in Africa
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
On Jan. 15, gunmen stormed a cafe popular with foreigners in Burkina Faso's capital, firing at people, setting the cafe ablaze and then attacking a nearby hotel. At least 30 people were killed after a more than 12-hour siege. The North Africa branch of ...

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6951
January 22nd, 2016
Big-money shoots may turn Havana into new Hollywood location - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Big-money shoots may turn Havana into new Hollywood location
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
There are so few international-quality hotel rooms that Cuba-based producers regularly cancel shoots due to lack of beds for cast and crew. "House of Lies" stars good-naturedly described missing sheets and paper-thin pillows at the hotel where they ...

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6950
January 22nd, 2016
Canceled flights pile up as major storm threatens Eastern US - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Canceled flights pile up as major storm threatens Eastern US
Tuscaloosa Magazine
NEW YORK (AP) — Airlines canceled 2,800 flights Friday to, from or within the U.S., as a blizzard swings up the East Coast, according to flight tracking service FlightAware. The bulk of Friday's cancelations are in Charlotte and Raleigh, North ...

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6949
January 22nd, 2016
Key findings from British report into former agent's killing - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

BBC News

Key findings from British report into former agent's killing
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In his report, Owen outlines the abundant evidence that Litvinenko met fellow former agent Andrei Lugovoi and his associate Dmitry Kovtun for tea at the Millennium Hotel in London's Mayfair three weeks earlier, on Nov.1, 2006. — Owen said he is sure ...
Timeline of events in Alexander Litvinenko investigation Tuscaloosa Magazine

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6948
January 22nd, 2016
This Yankee Survived 10 Days with the Dexateens and the Drive-By Truckers, A Tour Journal - Glide Magazine -

Glide Magazine

This Yankee Survived 10 Days with the Dexateens and the Drive-By Truckers, A Tour Journal
Glide Magazine
The Dexateens brought it like they were back home at Egan's in Tuscaloosa, AL. Complete with Elliott playing most of the show in the middle of the crowd except for when he was climbing the walls and ... We got down the road a bunch of hours and bought ...

6947
January 21st, 2016
Militants attack checkpoint in Egypt's Sinai, kill 5 police - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Militants attack checkpoint in Egypt's Sinai, kill 5 police
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
CAIRO (AP) — Militants have attacked a checkpoint in Egypt's volatile Sinai Peninsula, killing five policemen. The Interior Ministry's media office says the attack took place at midnight on Wednesday in the city of el-Arish and that three policemen ...

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6946
January 21st, 2016
The Latest: Widow urges UK to act against Russian spies - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

The Latest: Widow urges UK to act against Russian spies
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Judge Robert Owen said Thursday he is certain that Litvinenko was given tea laced with a fatal dose of polonium-210 at a London hotel in November 2006. He says there is a "strong probability" that the FSB directed the killing and the operation was ...

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6945
January 21st, 2016
AP Interview: Iran's top diplomat decries US 'coercion' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

AP Interview: Iran's top diplomat decries US 'coercion'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Iran's foreign minister is decrying new U.S. sanctions over Iran's ballistic missile testing, calling them an example of an American "addiction to coercion." Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, speaking Wednesday to The ...

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6944
January 20th, 2016
MARK HUGHES COBB: Cool rules when the heat is on - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

MARK HUGHES COBB: Cool rules when the heat is on
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Mostly written by Jackson Browne, the song that would become the signature hit before "Hotel California" had stalled at "Well, I'm a standing on a corner in Winslow, Arizona," until friend and neighbor Frey punched in an ogling twist: "It's a girl, my ...

6943
January 20th, 2016
Native American patterns on retro Valentino coats at Paris - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Native American patterns on retro Valentino coats at Paris
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
PARIS (AP) — Icy winds and empty seats defined the first day of the menswear shows at Paris Fashion Week — with heightened security following November's deadly attacks in the French capital. Some front-row celebrities were no-shows but they ended up ...

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6942
January 20th, 2016
West Africa braces for more attacks after Burkina Faso siege - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

West Africa braces for more attacks after Burkina Faso siege
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
But the recent assaults on hotels in Bamako and Ouagadougou mark a dramatic escalation, striking at the very places still considered relatively safe in an increasingly dangerous region. They also highlight the threat still posed by al-Qaida in the ...

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6941
January 20th, 2016
Dubai police: Exposed wiring likely sparked NYE tower fire - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Dubai police: Exposed wiring likely sparked NYE tower fire
Tuscaloosa Magazine
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Dubai police say a New Year's Eve fire at a luxury hotel in the Mideast commercial hub was likely caused by exposed wiring. Police made the announcement at a news conference Wednesday. Police officials showed ...

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6940
January 20th, 2016
French PM says 6 attackers at Burkina hotel, 3 on loose - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

French PM says 6 attackers at Burkina hotel, 3 on loose
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
PARIS (AP) — France's prime minister says that a total of six people carried out the deadly attacks on the cafe and Splendid Hotel in Burkina Faso's capital — and three are still on the loose. A total of 30 people were killed in last Friday's attacks ...

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6939
January 20th, 2016
Carter: US looking to coalition for more trainers for Iraq - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Carter: US looking to coalition for more trainers for Iraq
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The U.S. has been forging a closer military and intelligence relationship with France, particularly in the wake of the terrorist attacks in Paris last year. Part of the conversation may involve the weekend attack at a hotel in the West Africa nation of ...

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6938
January 20th, 2016
AP Exclusive: Video footage shows Burkina Faso attackers - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

AP Exclusive: Video footage shows Burkina Faso attackers
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Amnesty International says a French-Moroccan photographer who was wounded in the attack by extremists on a hotel in Burkina Faso has died of a heart attack. The human rights group says Leila Alaoui was being ...

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6937
January 20th, 2016
Arizona city made famous by Eagles song celebrates Frey - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Arizona city made famous by Eagles song celebrates Frey
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... of the Eagles, perform at Madison Square Garden in New York. Frey, who co-founded the Eagles and with Henley became one of history's most successful songwriting teams with such hits as "Hotel California" and "Life in the Fast Lane," has died at age 67.

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6936
January 20th, 2016
Amnesty says photographer, driver die in Burkina Faso attack - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Amnesty says photographer, driver die in Burkina Faso attack
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Amnesty International says a French-Moroccan photographer who was wounded in the attack by extremists on a hotel in Burkina Faso has died of a heart attack. The human rights group says Leila Alaoui was being ...

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6935
January 19th, 2016
Top floor of Paris' Ritz, under renovation, catches fire - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Top floor of Paris' Ritz, under renovation, catches fire
Tuscaloosa Magazine
PARIS (AP) — The top floor of Paris' Ritz Carlton hotel, under renovation for three years, has caught fire. The fire began early Tuesday at the posh hotel where Princess Diana spent her final hours before the car crash that took her life. Paris police ...

6934
January 19th, 2016
Dubai tower blaze shows risks in common building material - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Dubai tower blaze shows risks in common building material
Tuscaloosa Magazine
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Within minutes, the revelry of New Year's Eve in Dubai turned to horror as those gathered for fireworks downtown watched flames race up the side of one of the glistening city's most prominent luxury hotels. But the ...

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6933
January 19th, 2016
Frey, prolific Eagles singer-songwriter-bandleader, dies - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Frey, prolific Eagles singer-songwriter-bandleader, dies
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The band released some of the most popular songs of the 1970s: "Take It Easy," written by Frey and Jackson Browne, is irresistible with Frey singing lead and the band's harmonies intact, and "Hotel California," the moody soft rock track, is simply a ...

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6932
January 19th, 2016
A look at some of Glenn Frey's top songs with the Eagles - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

A look at some of Glenn Frey's top songs with the Eagles
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"New Kid in Town:" The first single off of 1976's "Hotel California," ''New Kid in Town" features Frey's lead vocals and Henley's harmonies. They co-wrote the song with frequent collaborator J.D. Souther. — "Heartache Tonight": A late '70s-early '80s ...

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6931
January 18th, 2016
LOOKING BACK: January 18 - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

LOOKING BACK: January 18
Tuscaloosa Magazine
... a wintering ground from mid-December through March. Tuscaloosa attorney Ryan deGraffenried officially announced his candidacy for governor. Young Boozer, president of Cotton States Life Insurance Co., was re-elected president of the Tuscaloosa ...

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6930
January 18th, 2016
Alabama's Derrick Henry, graded a second-rounder by NFL draft advisory board ... - Dallas Morning News (blog) -

Dallas Morning News (blog)

Alabama's Derrick Henry, graded a second-rounder by NFL draft advisory board ...
Dallas Morning News (blog)
Alabama running back Derrick Henry speaks to reporters during a news conference Friday, Jan. 15, 2016, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Henry and defensive lineman A'Shawn Robinson are heading to the NFL, leaving the Crimson Tide to reload again for another ...

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6929
January 18th, 2016
Mali and Burkina Faso join forces against attackers - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Mali and Burkina Faso join forces against attackers
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Mali's Prime Minister Modibo Keita visited Burkina Faso Sunday and with Burkina Faso Prime Minister Paul Kaba Thieba went to the site where extremists attacked a hotel and cafe on Friday, killing at least 28 people. Thieba said the two countries will ...

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6928
January 18th, 2016
Mixed use development coming to Supper Club property - Opelika Auburn News -

Opelika Auburn News

Mixed use development coming to Supper Club property
Opelika Auburn News
... Supper Club and its previous uses for nearly eight decades. A representative of Greenbelt Properties Inc. out of Tuscaloosa, which now owns the property, confirmed that a mixed-use development is planned to encompass the former Supper Club land and ...

6927
January 18th, 2016
Martin Luther King had complicated legacy on gun violence - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Washington Post

Martin Luther King had complicated legacy on gun violence
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. became one of America's most famous victims of gun violence when he was shot and killed on a Memphis hotel in 1968. As the nation prepares to mark the 30th anniversary of the holiday honoring King's birthday, a closer ...
Weekend activities honor legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. Tuscaloosa Magazine

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6926
January 18th, 2016
Survivors recall narrow escape from Burkina Faso attack - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Survivors recall narrow escape from Burkina Faso attack
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
After getting out, Djiguende kept crawling for another 6 yards (meters) beyond the restaurant before springing to his feet and running into another nearby restaurant that had not been attacked. By then, the jihadists had entered the neighboring ...

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6925
January 18th, 2016
LOOKING BACK: January 18 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

LOOKING BACK: January 18
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... a wintering ground from mid-December through March. Tuscaloosa attorney Ryan deGraffenried officially announced his candidacy for governor. Young Boozer, president of Cotton States Life Insurance Co., was re-elected president of the Tuscaloosa ...

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6924
January 18th, 2016
3rd civilian dies of wounds in Jakarta bombings - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

The Guardian Nigeria

3rd civilian dies of wounds in Jakarta bombings
Tuscaloosa Magazine
In recent years, Indonesian counterterrorism forces successfully stamped out the extremist group Jemaah Islamiyah that was responsible for several attacks, including the 2002 bombings of bars in Bali which killed 202 people, as well as two hotel ...
Police say Jakarta attack funded by IS in Syria Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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6923
January 17th, 2016
Hansen's Sunday Notebook: RichRod's makeover is Act II - Arizona Daily Star -

Arizona Daily Star

Hansen's Sunday Notebook: RichRod's makeover is Act II
Arizona Daily Star
Arizona Wildcats head coach Rich Rodriguez watches his team stretch before the University of Arizona Wildcats vs. University of New Mexico Lobos in the New Mexico Bowl at University Stadium in Albuquerque, N.M., Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015. Photo by Mike ...

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6922
January 17th, 2016
Keep Auburn Lovely to host citizen forum Monday - Opelika Auburn News -

Keep Auburn Lovely to host citizen forum Monday
Opelika Auburn News
18, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center to give Auburn citizens, residents, and students the opportunity to learn how the leadership of another college town in Alabama met the challenge of recent changes ...

6921
January 17th, 2016
American missionary among dead in Burkina Faso hotel attack - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

CNN

American missionary among dead in Burkina Faso hotel attack
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Rescue workers carry a body from the Splendid Hotel in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016. The overnight seizure of a luxury hotel in Burkina Faso's capital by al-Qaida-linked extremists ended Saturday when Burkina Faso and French ...
Dutch volunteer among the dead in Burkina Faso hotel attack Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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6920
January 17th, 2016
Indonesian police arrest 12 after Jakarta attack - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Tempo.co

Indonesian police arrest 12 after Jakarta attack
Tuscaloosa Magazine
In recent years, Indonesian counterterrorism forces successfully stamped out the extremist group Jemaah Islamiyah that was responsible for several attacks, including the 2002 bombings of bars in Bali which killed 202 people, as well as two hotel ...
Police say Jakarta attack funded by IS in Syria Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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6919
January 16th, 2016
10 bodies found in Burkina Faso cafe after al-Qaida attack - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Washington Post

10 bodies found in Burkina Faso cafe after al-Qaida attack
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Heavy gunfire erupted early Saturday as forces from Burkina Faso and France worked to overtake a luxury hotel that had been seized by al-Qaida militants the night before, seizing and killing an unknown number of ...
Operation ends at Burkina Faso hotel seized by al-Qaida Tuscaloosa Magazine

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6918
January 16th, 2016
Country Singer Anthony Orio play Rhythm N Brews - The Crimson While -

The Crimson While

Country Singer Anthony Orio play Rhythm N Brews
The Crimson While
As he prepares to take on Tuscaloosa's Rhythm N Brews on Saturday, Jan. 16th at 10 p.m., he sits down to talk about life on the road ... We spend a lot of time on the road and in different hotel rooms.” Orio said. “I have a two year old little boy so ...

6917
January 15th, 2016
Al-Qaida claims attack on Burkina Faso hotel, cafe - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

IBNLive

Al-Qaida claims attack on Burkina Faso hotel, cafe
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In this grab taken from video by Associate Press Television, the scene of an attack on a hotel, in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, Friday, Jan. 15, 2016. Attackers struck an upscale hotel popular with Westerners in Burkina Faso's capital late Friday ...
SITE: Al-Qaida claims attack on Burkina Faso hotel Tuscaloosa Magazine

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6916
January 15th, 2016
SITE: Al-Qaida claims attack on Burkina Faso hotel - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

SITE: Al-Qaida claims attack on Burkina Faso hotel
Tuscaloosa Magazine
OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — The SITE Intelligence Group reports that an al-Qaida affiliate is claiming responsibility for the ongoing siege on an upscale hotel and cafe in Burkina Faso's capital where an unknown number of hostages are being held ...

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6915
January 15th, 2016
Mel Kiper: NFL teams should take 'ideal player' A'Shawn Robinson over Robert ... - SECcountry.com -

SECcountry.com

Mel Kiper: NFL teams should take 'ideal player' A'Shawn Robinson over Robert ...
SECcountry.com
NFL teams looking for a 3-4 defensive end should look away from Oxford and toward Tuscaloosa, says draft expert Mel Kiper, Jr. His latest mock draft sent Alabama lineman A'Shawn Robinson to New Orleans at No. 12 and Ole Miss lineman Robert ... Those ...

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6914
January 15th, 2016
Police say Jakarta attack funded by IS in Syria - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Police say Jakarta attack funded by IS in Syria
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
It was responsible for several attacks in Indonesia, including the 2002 bombings of bars in Bali, which left 202 people dead, as well as two hotel bombings in Jakarta in 2009 that killed seven people. Terrorism experts say IS supporters in Indonesia ...

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6913
January 15th, 2016
Business meetings at the spa: From wellness to manicures - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Business meetings at the spa: From wellness to manicures
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Some groups send employees for guided meditation classes in hotel spas, or to tackle outdoor challenge courses at destination spas. Other companies offer staff spa credits for a private massage or sauna time. An automotive group meeting in Florida at ...

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6912
January 15th, 2016
Police arrest 3 men on suspicion of links to Jakarta attack - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Police arrest 3 men on suspicion of links to Jakarta attack
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
It was responsible for several attacks in Indonesia, including the 2002 bombings of bars in Bali, which left 202 people dead, as well as two hotel bombings in Jakarta in 2009 that killed seven people. Terrorism experts say IS supporters in Indonesia ...

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6911
January 15th, 2016
Weekend activities honor legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Weekend activities honor legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The Realizing the Dream Legacy Banquet will be at 6:30 p.m. today at the the Embassy Suites hotel in downtown Tuscaloosa. Former U.S. attorney G. Douglas Jones will deliver the banquet lecture. Jones, a 1976 graduate of UA and 1979 graduate of ...

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6910
January 15th, 2016
REPORT: Lane Kiffin turns down Pac-12 OC offer - 247Sports -

247Sports

REPORT: Lane Kiffin turns down Pac-12 OC offer
247Sports
Despite being left at University of Phoenix Stadium by the Alabama team buses, Lane Kiffin seems content in Tuscaloosa. The second-year Crimson Tide offensive coordinator is so comfortable at UA, he reportedly turned down the UCLA offensive coordinator ...

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6909
January 14th, 2016
Suspect arrested in Tuscaloosa motel rape - WVTM13 -

WVTM13

Suspect arrested in Tuscaloosa motel rape
WVTM13
Investigators circulated surveillance footage of a person of interest Wednesday. The man was identified and arrested Thursday. Robert Moore, 34, is charged with first-degree rape and second-degree burglary. He's being held at the Tuscaloosa County Jail.
Man charged in hotel rape case Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Tuscaloosa man arrested in connection to motel sexual assault ca - WSFA.com ... WSFA

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6908
January 14th, 2016
Auburn's Ron Anders named 2015 NFHS Coach Contributor - Opelika Auburn News -

Opelika Auburn News

Auburn's Ron Anders named 2015 NFHS Coach Contributor
Opelika Auburn News
Anders, who helped spearhead the current AHSAA concept of rotating the Super 7 state high school football championships between the cities of Auburn and Tuscaloosa, has been selected to receive the NFHS Coach Contributor Award. This award is ...

6907
January 14th, 2016
The Latest: Diack's son could be arrested if leaves Senegal - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

The Latest: Diack's son could be arrested if leaves Senegal
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In November, French prosecutor Eliane Houlette told The Associated Press that authorities had planned to arrest Papa Massata Diack at around the same time that they also took his father into custody, in a hotel room, in November. "We didn't arrest Mr.

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6906
January 14th, 2016
Citizen forum hands mic to residents Jan. 18 - Auburn Villager -

Auburn Villager

Citizen forum hands mic to residents Jan. 18
Auburn Villager
The Auburn Citizen Forum, which will be from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Auburn University Hotel and Conference Center, is an event hosted by the citizen-led Keep Auburn Lovely group, which emerged in response to recent student housing developments near and in ...

6905
January 14th, 2016
Developer granted 90-day extension - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Developer granted 90-day extension
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A similar extension was granted to the developers of the Embassy Suites at Greensboro Avenue and University Boulevard before the hotel was built, he said. The City Council In June chose Hudson and Allied Realty over a Birmingham-based development ...

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6904
January 14th, 2016
Weekend starts off MLK celebrations - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Weekend starts off MLK celebrations
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Friday, former U.S. attorney G. Douglas Jones will deliver the annual Legacy Banquet lecture, 6:30 p.m. at the the Embassy Suites hotel in downtown Tuscaloosa. Banquet tickets are $25 each, or $200 for a table of 10. Dress is semi-formal. Monday's ...

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6903
January 14th, 2016
College Football Capsules: NCAA convention has big vote on championships - Brownsville Herald -

College Football Capsules: NCAA convention has big vote on championships
Brownsville Herald
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — For Crimson Tide football fans, championship titles are hardly anything new, yet those who gathered at the Mal Moore Athletic Facility Tuesday said cheering the team after a big win never gets old. "It's always great. My first ...

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6902
January 13th, 2016
Paris cafe reopens after attacks as wounded city revives - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Paris cafe reopens after attacks as wounded city revives
Tuscaloosa Magazine
PARIS (AP) — With the blood and bullets now swept away, the Carillon cafe is reopening its doors for the first time since it was among Paris sites targeted by Islamic extremists in November. The French capital is trying to revive tourism and commerce ...

6901
January 13th, 2016
Moderation is the key - Hillcountrynews -

Moderation is the key
Hillcountrynews
Whether you're a Tide fan in Tuscaloosa or Texas, I know you're proud of your Crimson Tide, as evident by all the flags, tag and stickers all over your car. We get it. You like Alabama. My brother, mother and step-father love Alabama. My dad did, too ...

6900
January 13th, 2016
Alabama's Saban adapts to the times, keeps on winning - The Oakland Press -

Alabama's Saban adapts to the times, keeps on winning
The Oakland Press
He was up by 6:15 a.m. Tuesday like always — even though he didn't arrive back at the hotel until a few hours earlier. He'll head back to the office for Wednesday meetings with players, including the latest group of underclassmen considering turning pro.

6899
January 13th, 2016
Tuscaloosa turns into party town after Alabama title win - My Fox Boston -

My Fox Boston

Tuscaloosa turns into party town after Alabama title win
My Fox Boston
(AP) — Alabama may have won its fourth national championship in seven seasons, but for the students in Tuscaloosa the party never gets old. ... Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban says he gave Kiffin a lift back to the hotel in the early hours Tuesday morning.

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6898
January 13th, 2016
Alabama's Howard, Drake save their best for last - Chattanooga Times Free Press -

Chattanooga Times Free Press

Alabama's Howard, Drake save their best for last
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Crimson Tide coaches and players left Arizona on Tuesday and were back in Tuscaloosa by early evening. The university soon will announce plans to celebrate its 16th national championship and the fourth in the last ... Kiffin celebrated with his ...
After being left behind by Alabama team buses, Lane Kiffin caught a ride with ... AL.com
College Football Capsules: NCAA convention has big vote on championships Brownsville Herald
Kiffin misses bus, hitches ride with Saban after title game Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Daytona Beach News-Journal
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6897
January 13th, 2016
Months after evacuation, Building Trades Towers residents say homes have been ... - WIAT 42 -

WIAT 42

Months after evacuation, Building Trades Towers residents say homes have been ...
WIAT 42
Michael and Linda Garrett said during that time, thieves have helped themselves to their belongings. The Garrett's have been staying in an Irondale hotel room since the fire, with few belongings. “I just want to get my stuff,” Linda Garrett said. “I'm ...

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6896
January 12th, 2016
Man charged in hotel rape case - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

WVTM13

Man charged in hotel rape case
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Investigators are questioning a man who they believe posed as a security guard before raping a woman at a Tuscaloosa hotel early Saturday. Capt. Gary Hood, Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit commander, announced at noon Thursday that a suspect ...
Suspect arrested in Tuscaloosa motel rape WVTM13
Tuscaloosa man arrested in connection to motel sexual assault ca - WSFA.com ... WSFA

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6895
January 12th, 2016
Mexico mounted huge manhunt to catch "El Chapo" Guzman - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Mexico mounted huge manhunt to catch "El Chapo" Guzman
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In the photographs, Penn, wearing dark glasses and a baseball cap, is shown arriving with Del Castillo at an airport, then at a hotel, and greeting the men who apparently took them to a small airstrip, from which they flew to the jungle camp to meet ...

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6894
January 12th, 2016
What made Nick Saban smile? A game-changing onside kick - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Washington Post

What made Nick Saban smile? A game-changing onside kick
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Griffith said Saban asked him if he wanted to give the onside kick a try. "I'm like, 'Yeah, sure,'" he said. "That's it." Saban told him at the team hotel before the game they'd probably run the play. Griffith said the Tide practices what Saban calls ...
Your guide to Alabama-Clemson and the college football championship Daytona Beach News-Journal
College Football Capsules: Gutsy play helps Alabama get past Clemson Brownsville Herald
Alabama should want Dabo Swinney to follow Nick Saban, but Swinney should stay ... AL.com

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6893
January 12th, 2016
After being left behind by Alabama team buses, Lane Kiffin caught a ride with ... - AL.com -

AL.com

After being left behind by Alabama team buses, Lane Kiffin caught a ride with ...
AL.com
How'd Kiffin get back to the team hotel? Nick Saban. "He ended up hitching a ride with me," Saban said at a ... anybody's fallback for a ride. ... We enjoyed having him with us." Kiffin didn't miss Alabama's team flight back to Tuscaloosa later Tuesday ...
Kiffin misses bus, hitches ride with Saban after title game Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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6892
January 12th, 2016
US job openings rose in November; hiring, quits rise - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

US job openings rose in November; hiring, quits rise
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The picture looks healthier for jobs insulated from the global economy. Advertisements for health care jobs have surged 34 percent over the past 12 months to more than a million. Postings for hotel and restaurant jobs have climbed 22 percent to 698,000.

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6891
January 12th, 2016
Kiffin misses bus, hitches ride with Saban after title game - Sarasota Herald-Tribune -

Kiffin misses bus, hitches ride with Saban after title game
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban says he gave Kiffin a lift back to the hotel in the early hours Tuesday morning. Saban could relate. He said he often misses the bus after just about every game due to media and other obligations. He says he enjoyed the ...

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6890
January 12th, 2016
Maggie Smith leaves 'Downton' behind for 'Lady in the Van' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Maggie Smith leaves 'Downton' behind for 'Lady in the Van'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"She's a pretty complex person," said Smith during an interview in a luxury London hotel suite more suited to Lady Grantham than Miss Shepherd — the same suite Kate Middleton stayed in the night before she married Prince William. "I think she was a ...

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6889
January 12th, 2016
Tighter border checks leave migrants trapped in Greece - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tighter border checks leave migrants trapped in Greece
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... in Greece — which has 25 percent unemployment and a crumbling welfare system — or volunteer for repatriation. Greek authorities have recorded an increase in both since Macedonia tightened controls. Karim Benazza, a Moroccan hotel worker in his ...

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6888
January 12th, 2016
Sean Penn defends interview with Mexican drug lord - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Sean Penn defends interview with Mexican drug lord
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In the photographs, Penn, wearing dark glasses and a baseball cap, is shown arriving with Del Castillo at an airport, then at a hotel, and greeting the men who apparently took them to a small airstrip, from which they flew to the jungle camp to meet ...

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6887
January 12th, 2016
Morning Rush: January 12, 2016 - WRBL -

Morning Rush: January 12, 2016
WRBL
Alabama may have won its fourth national championship in seven seasons, but for the students in Tuscaloosa the party never gets old. Crowds of people poured out from bars onto University Boulevard after Alabama beat Clemson 45-40 on Monday to win ...

6886
January 12th, 2016
Inside the gutsy onside kick call that won Alabama a national championship - AL.com -

AL.com

Inside the gutsy onside kick call that won Alabama a national championship
AL.com
Saban even told kicker Adam Griffith in the team hotel before the game that he'd likely attempt an onside kick against the Tigers. After Alabama saw Clemson line up the way it wanted in the first half, the coaches decided they'd use it at some point in ...
Your guide to Alabama-Clemson and the college football championship Daytona Beach News-Journal

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6885
January 12th, 2016
Alabama's Secret Superstar, Bo Scarbrough, May Not Even Play in Title Game - Bleacher Report -

Bleacher Report

Alabama's Secret Superstar, Bo Scarbrough, May Not Even Play in Title Game
Bleacher Report
Those 18 carries—10 of which came in a single game—have already turned him into Tuscaloosa cult hero. ... By the time he was inserted into in to the Cotton Bowl, Alabama were booking plane tickets and hotel rooms with their iPhones in the stands.

6884
January 11th, 2016
It's still hours to showtime, but the Golden Globes red carpet is already ... - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

It's still hours to showtime, but the Golden Globes red carpet is already ...
Tuscaloosa Magazine
With intermittent sun beating down outside the Beverly Hilton Hotel following days of rain, "Today" show co-hosts Matt Lauer and Savannah Guthrie rehearsed for celebrity arrivals at their prime, rose-covered red carpet location. Dressed casually with ...

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6883
January 11th, 2016
Stars get in a party mood after the Golden Globe - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Wall Street Journal

Stars get in a party mood after the Golden Globe
Tuscaloosa Magazine
It turned what is normally a parking lot into a glamorous greenhouse for the gathering, which also celebrated the studio's nominated shows: "Empire" and "American Horror Story: Hotel." Inside a massive clear tent, mounds of ferns hung above suspended ...
''The Revenant,'' ''The Martian'' survive a bleep-filled Globes Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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6882
January 11th, 2016
Hanks salutes Denzel Washington as DeMille winner at Globes - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Hanks salutes Denzel Washington as DeMille winner at Globes
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In this image released by NBC, Denzel Washington, left, stands with his wife Pauletta and his family as he accepts the Cecil B. Demille Award at the 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Sunday, Jan ...

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6881
January 11th, 2016
Your guide to Alabama-Clemson and the college football championship - Daytona Beach News-Journal -

Washington Post

Your guide to Alabama-Clemson and the college football championship
Daytona Beach News-Journal
Following the 2002 season, Alabama hired Washington State coach Mike Price, but Price never coached a game in Tuscaloosa due to an offseason incident in Pensacola involving golf, a strip club and some $1,000 in charges on his hotel room bill. Price was ...
Alabama should want Dabo Swinney to follow Nick Saban, but Swinney should stay ... AL.com

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6880
January 11th, 2016
''The Revenant,''''The Martian'' survive a bleep-filled Globes - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

New York Times

''The Revenant,'' ''The Martian'' survive a bleep-filled Globes
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, left, and Leonardo DiCaprio pose in the press room with the award for best motion picture - drama for “The Revenant” at the 73rd annual Golden Globe Awards on Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly ...
The Latest: Globes carpet already warming up Tuscaloosa Magazine

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6879
January 11th, 2016
European tourists in stable condition after Egypt stabbing - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Fox News

European tourists in stable condition after Egypt stabbing
Tuscaloosa Magazine
HURGHADA, Egypt (AP) — Two Austrians and a Swede who were stabbed in an attack on a hotel in Egypt's Red Sea resort of Hurghada were only lightly wounded and in stable condition on Saturday, an Egyptian hospital official said. The official, who ...
Egypt says no one hurt in attack by hotel near Giza Pyramids Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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6878
January 10th, 2016
Mexican drug lord's final hiding place was in plain sight - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Mexican drug lord's final hiding place was in plain sight
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
LOS MOCHIS, Mexico (AP) — The house where Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman last sought refuge was not out of the way or out of the ordinary. It occupies a corner lot on a busy four-lane boulevard in a neighborhood favored by local ...

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6877
January 10th, 2016
Crimson Tide's trip to title game is personal for north Alabamians - Times Daily -

Times Daily

Crimson Tide's trip to title game is personal for north Alabamians
Times Daily
Sittason's mother made travel and hotel arrangements for the four, and Sittason's uncle — a Tide Pride member — got tickets for them. The Hartselle graduates were among the first big wave of Alabama fans to arrive in Arizona on Friday. They plan to ...

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6876
January 10th, 2016
A look at European royals who have been caught up in scandal - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

A look at European royals who have been caught up in scandal
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In 2004 he was convicted of beating up a hotel owner, and in 1999 he was fined for attacking a photographer. In 2000, a tabloid published a photograph allegedly showing the prince urinating on the Turkish Pavilion at the Expo 2000 fair in Hanover.

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6875
January 10th, 2016
UAE releases 2 men who took 'selfie' in front of hotel fire - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

UAE releases 2 men who took 'selfie' in front of hotel fire
Tuscaloosa Magazine
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates released two young Egyptian men it detained for taking a "selfie" picture in front of a New Year's Eve hotel fire, Egypt's state-run MENA news agency said on Saturday. The 63-story Address ...

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6874
January 10th, 2016
Alabama should want Dabo Swinney to follow Nick Saban, but Swinney should stay ... - AL.com -

AL.com

Alabama should want Dabo Swinney to follow Nick Saban, but Swinney should stay ...
AL.com
So what? Give me a break. He hasn't been through anything. He's been to Miami Beach. He's been in school at Clemson. He's traveled to Arizona. He's in a nice hotel. Life is good." It was a rant Alabama fans would've cheered, but as much as Swinney ...
Postcard: As Nick Saban says, this is NOT a bowl game DawgNation

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6873
January 10th, 2016
Postcard: As Nick Saban says, this is NOT a bowl game - DawgNation -

DawgNation

Postcard: As Nick Saban says, this is NOT a bowl game
DawgNation
I already had the opportunity to hear from Saban in Tuscaloosa this past Wednesday, and he succinctly summed up then the nature of this week's proceedings. “This is not a bowl ... There's actually I really nice hotel built into the side of Camelback ...

6872
January 8th, 2016
2 Austrians, 1 Swede wounded in attack in Egyptian resort - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

2 Austrians, 1 Swede wounded in attack in Egyptian resort
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
CAIRO (AP) — Two suspected militants on Friday stabbed and wounded three foreign tourists — two Austrians and a Swede — at a hotel in the Egyptian Red Sea resort city of Hurghada, the Interior Ministry said. Security forces opened fire at the two ...

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6871
January 8th, 2016
Judge sets arguments in lawsuit over beach hotel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Judge sets arguments in lawsuit over beach hotel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A federal judge will hear arguments this month in a lawsuit challenging Alabama's plans to use oil spill settlement funds to build a beach hotel and conference center. U.S. District Judge Charles Butler set a hearing for Jan.

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6870
January 8th, 2016
APNewsbreak: Platini withdraws from FIFA presidential race - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

APNewsbreak: Platini withdraws from FIFA presidential race
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"I can't have any regret in that story because things fell upon my head while I haven't done anything wrong," Platini said during an interview in a Nyon hotel. "I'm struggling to understand what happened, unless there was a will somewhere to prevent me ...

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6869
January 8th, 2016
For Kirby Smart, only concerns are what he can't control - DawgNation -

DawgNation

For Kirby Smart, only concerns are what he can't control
DawgNation
“It's tough to manage both, but I take pride in giving the same amount of time I've always given to the Alabama players of game-planning, adjusting,” Smart, sounding hoarse, said Wednesday in Tuscaloosa. “Certainly when I would have been recruiting for ...

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6868
January 8th, 2016
In 2016, Clinton and Sanders turn to GOP to win Democrats - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

In 2016, Clinton and Sanders turn to GOP to win Democrats
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Sanders drew hundreds of supporters to a rally at the Tropicana Casino Hotel, including Kevin Oakeson, a 42-year-old casino worker who has been attracted by the senator's push for improved workers' rights and a higher minimum wage. But he remains ...

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6867
January 7th, 2016
$14 million hotel planned on Lake Sinclair near Milledgeville - The Telegraph -

The Telegraph

$14 million hotel planned on Lake Sinclair near Milledgeville
The Telegraph
... new hotel, which will be built across from Georgia Power's old Plant Harley Branch, which is gradually being demolished. Spillers, a Milledgeville native, has developed hotel complexes in Athens, Auburn and Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and Tallahassee ...

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6866
January 7th, 2016
Egypt says no one hurt in attack by hotel near Giza Pyramids - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Egypt says no one hurt in attack by hotel near Giza Pyramids
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
CAIRO (AP) — An attacker fired birdshot at an Egyptian security post outside a hotel near the Giza Pyramids on Thursday morning, the Interior Ministry said. The ministry said no one was hurt in the incident at the Three Pyramids Hotel, but the attack ...

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6865
January 7th, 2016
Suspect questioned in hotel rape - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

WSFA

Suspect questioned in hotel rape
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A 30-year-old victim from Georgia told police that the man offered to help her to her room at the hotel on McFarland Boulevard around 2 a.m. Saturday. She told police that he was assaulting her when she awoke a few hours later. Investigators are ...
Tuscaloosa man arrested in connection to motel sexual assault ca - WSFA.com ... WSFA

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6864
January 7th, 2016
Better to wager on White House race instead of football - The Salinas Californian -

The Salinas Californian

Better to wager on White House race instead of football
The Salinas Californian
I used to have an Alabama T-shirt, so Roll Tide! But I doubt I'll be watching all 60 minutes when the paladins of Tuscaloosa play Clemson. ... The course amounted to about three blocks, finishing at the Jeffrey Hotel. Well, Nov. 6, Election Day 1900 ...

6863
January 7th, 2016
Photo released of Tuscaloosa hotel rape suspect - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

WVTM13

Photo released of Tuscaloosa hotel rape suspect
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
She told police that he was assaulting her when she awoke a few hours later. The attack happened some time between 2 and 6 a.m. Saturday. Investigators with the Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit are looking into whether the same person raped a ...
Police want to talk with person of interest in hotel rape WVTM13

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6862
January 7th, 2016
MARK HUGHES COBB: New trends, flavors marked 2015 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

MARK HUGHES COBB: New trends, flavors marked 2015
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Another trend rolled into town with April's TEDxTuscaloosa. Chris Hastings of The Hot and Hot Fish Club brought new flavors, opening The Side by Side Restaurant in the Embassy Suites hotel. Andrew Raffo Dewar's Sonic Frontiers soared to new heights ...

6861
January 6th, 2016
Police want to talk with person of interest in hotel rape - WVTM13 -

WVTM13

Police want to talk with person of interest in hotel rape
WVTM13
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. —The Tuscaloosa Metro Homicide Unit is seeking a person for questioning in a recent motel rape. Police: Woman sexually assaulted by man posing as motel... Police lights. A woman from Georgia told police that she was sexually ...

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6860
January 6th, 2016
Who's ready to see a play set in a hotel _ at a hotel? - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Who's ready to see a play set in a hotel _ at a hotel?
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Audiences — as many as 60 audience members might be accommodated per showing — will check in at a box office in the lobby and then be taken to the fifth floor and into a spacious hotel room designed to evoke the 1950s. Nearby will be a room converted ...

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6859
January 6th, 2016
Man gets 30 years in prison in Montgomery hotel slaying - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Man gets 30 years in prison in Montgomery hotel slaying
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for killing another man over what investigators said was a $20 drug debt. The Montgomery Advertiser (http://on.mgmadv.com/1INMV6H ) reports that Amendo Smith was sentenced ...

6858
January 6th, 2016
State Of The Heavyweights: Top Ten Year In Review - Maxboxing -

State Of The Heavyweights: Top Ten Year In Review
Maxboxing
By Mikko Salo: The heavyweight division is entering 2016 with the most positive buzz in a long, long time. The atmosphere is the result of major shake-ups in the heavyweight landscape and the international infusion of fighting talent into the top ten ...

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6857
January 6th, 2016
UA Student News for Jan. 5, 2016 - UA News -

UA Student News for Jan. 5, 2016
UA News
15 at the Embassy Suites Hotel in downtown Tuscaloosa. At the Legacy Banquet, UA Student Government Association President Elliot Spillers will receive the Horizon Award. Read the UA News release for more information. The Women in STEM Experience ...

6856
January 6th, 2016
Michael Weatherly leaving CBS drama 'NCIS' after 13 seasons - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Washington Times

Michael Weatherly leaving CBS drama 'NCIS' after 13 seasons
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this May 19, 2014 file photo, Michael Weatherly arrives at CBS Television Studios Summer Soiree at The London Hotel, in Los Angeles. The "NCIS" star Weatherly says he's leaving the long-running CBS drama. In postings on his Twitter account ...
Michael Weatherly Leaving 'NCIS' After 13 Seasons, Plays Tony DiNozzo | TVLine TVLine
A Cool Character – David McCallum (The VH Interview) Vulture Hound Magazine Vulture Hound Magazine
Michael Weatherly to Exit 'NCIS' | Variety Variety

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6855
January 6th, 2016
From Oregon State to Alabama: WR Richard Mullaney's Path - Campus Rush -

Campus Rush

From Oregon State to Alabama: WR Richard Mullaney's Path
Campus Rush
This intersection prompted him to search for a grocery store near the University of Alabama, which happens to feature three major chains within two miles of the center of its Tuscaloosa campus. Nevertheless, unfamiliar names in an unfamiliar town can ...

6854
January 5th, 2016
Woman reports rape at Tuscaloosa hotel, may be linked to other recent assaults - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

AL.com

Woman reports rape at Tuscaloosa hotel, may be linked to other recent assaults
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Video surveillance shows that both the friend and suspect left the hotel room, but the suspect returned later. The woman told investigators that the man was assaulting her when she awoke a few hours later. The hotel does not employ a security guard ...
Investigators: Man posing as hotel security guard sexually assaulted woman WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com
Woman awakens to sexual assault by man claiming to be motel security guard AL.com

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6853
January 5th, 2016
Woman reports rape at Tuscaloosa hotel, may be linked to other recent assaults - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

Woman reports rape at Tuscaloosa hotel, may be linked to other recent assaults
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Video surveillance shows that both the friend and suspect left the hotel room, but the suspect returned later. The woman told investigators that the man was assaulting her when she awoke a few hours later. The hotel does not employ a security guard ...
Investigators: Man posing as hotel security guard sexually assaulted woman WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com
Woman awakens to sexual assault by man claiming to be motel security guard AL.com

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6852
January 4th, 2016
Review: 'Blackout' is latest thriller from David Rosenfelt - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Review: 'Blackout' is latest thriller from David Rosenfelt
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Brock's former partner Nate Alvarez receives a phone call from Brock claiming to have found something big that the FBI needs to handle. Then gunshots are heard. The phone call is traced to a hotel where Brock is found; he's been shot and is barely alive.

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6851
January 4th, 2016
2016 National Championship travel: Guide to last-minute flights, hotels and more - AL.com -

AL.com

2016 National Championship travel: Guide to last-minute flights, hotels and more
AL.com
As far as hotels, those looking to save money should still be able to find rooms for around $80 per night in a two star hotel in Phoenix. Of course, as you get closer to the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, prices will go up. Currently, most ...

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6850
January 4th, 2016
Investigators: Man posing as hotel security guard sexually assaulted woman - WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com -

WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

Investigators: Man posing as hotel security guard sexually assaulted woman
WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com
Tuscaloosa County authorities are investigating a woman's claims that she was raped by a man posing as a hotel security guard on Saturday. The Tuscaloosa County Homicide Unit responded to a sexual assault call at the America's Best Value Inn on ...
Woman awakens to sexual assault by man claiming to be motel security guard AL.com

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6849
January 4th, 2016
Alabama Defenders Meet The Media In Dallas - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama Defenders Meet The Media In Dallas
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Alabama defensive coordinator Kirby Smart speaks to the media at the Dallas Omni Hotel in preparation for the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic, Monday, December 28, 2015. Staff Photo | Gary Cosby Jr.

6848
January 4th, 2016
Road trip: Follow Miners to Birmingham, have fun - El Paso Inc. -

El Paso Inc.

Road trip: Follow Miners to Birmingham, have fun
El Paso Inc.
In between, head to a fabulous barbecue spot: My favorite is Dreamland, because it started in Tuscaloosa and used to be my Saturday go-to lunch, but I also liked Jim & Nick's and Full Moon barbecue on my recent Birmingham visit. Birmingham is also home ...

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6847
January 4th, 2016
Alabama Crimson Tide returns to Tuscaloosa after Cotton Bowl Victory - Alabama's News Leader -

Alabama's News Leader

Alabama Crimson Tide returns to Tuscaloosa after Cotton Bowl Victory
Alabama's News Leader
Fans are now ready to join them in Glendale, Arizona for the 2016 College Football Playoff National Championship Game. "We support the team," said Mark Weiss, who was peering through the gate at the Tuscaloosa Regional Airport where he was anxiously ...

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6846
January 4th, 2016
Realizing the Dream Concert honors legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Realizing the Dream Concert honors legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
... is "Realizing the Dream Through the Inherent Worth and Dignity of Every Person." Ahead of the concert, Birmingham attorney G. Douglas Jones will give the Legacy Banquet lecture at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 15, at the Embassy Suites hotel in downtown Tuscaloosa.

6845
January 3rd, 2016
Dubai New Year fireworks kick off while nearby tower blazes - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Dubai New Year fireworks kick off while nearby tower blazes
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
It was not immediately clear what caused the fire, which ran up at least 20 stories of the building, which would likely have been packed with people because of its clear view of the 828-meter (905-yard) tall Burj Khalifa. The hotel towers over the Souq ...

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6844
January 1st, 2016
Tide fans willing to spend big bucks on trip to national title game - WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com -

WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

Tide fans willing to spend big bucks on trip to national title game
WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com
Try $8,000 bucks for two people on an all-inclusive trip with a chartered flight, hotel and tickets. Many happy Bama fans returned from Dallas on Friday with big smiles and big plans to travel to Glendale. For this particular game, charter flight plans ...
Familiarity runs deep for Cotton Bowl coaches Waltonian
The long drive that landed the Spartans in the Cotton Bowl Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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6843
January 1st, 2016
WVTM13 wednesday coverage of the CFB Playoff at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas - WVTM13 -

WVTM13

WVTM13 wednesday coverage of the CFB Playoff at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas
WVTM13
Clouds of smoke continued to waft Friday from a 63-floor luxury hotel in Dubai that was engulfed in flames on New Year's Eve. Firefighters had battled the blaze raging at the swanky Address Downtown Dubai hotel late Thursday as a spectacular New Year'.

6842
January 1st, 2016
Scott Hollifield: 2016 Year in Preview -- a blurry look into the future - McDowell News -

McDowell News

Scott Hollifield: 2016 Year in Preview -- a blurry look into the future
McDowell News
It is now 2016, and many readers – perhaps upwards of three or four -- are asking, “Scott, where is your annual list of predictions for the coming year, a throw-away holiday column you somehow manage to produce despite drinking massive quantities of ...

6841
January 1st, 2016
Trevone Boykin offers 'no excuses for my poor decision' | - NBCSports.com -

NBCSports.com

Trevone Boykin offers 'no excuses for my poor decision' |
NBCSports.com
The altercation, which was preceded by Boykin skipping out of the team hotel following bed check, led to Boykin being suspended for the Alamo Bowl matchup with Oregon, leaving his teammates in a lurch and effectively ending his collegiate playing ...
Cotton Bowl gameday: What Alabama and Michigan State need to do to advance to ... Dallas Morning News (blog)
Familiarity runs deep for Cotton Bowl coaches Waltonian
Alabama continues preparations for New Year's Eve playoff matchup vs. Michigan ... Beacon Examiner
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
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6840
December 31st, 2015
Cameras allow New Year's views all over world - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Cameras allow New Year's views all over world
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
EarthCam installs and maintains the cameras in return for the locations; it's great advertising for people to see the waves constantly rolling in at a hotel on a tropical beach, for example. While nothing matches New Year's, EarthCam gets usage bumps ...

6839
December 31st, 2015
Fire breaks out near Dubai's New Year's fireworks display - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Fire breaks out near Dubai's New Year's fireworks display
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
It was not immediately clear what caused the fire, which ran up at least 20 stories of the building, which would likely have been packed with people because of its clear view of the 828-meter (905-yard) tall Burj Khalifa. The hotel towers over the Souq ...

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6838
December 31st, 2015
Familiarity runs deep for Cotton Bowl coaches - Waltonian -

Washington Times

Familiarity runs deep for Cotton Bowl coaches
Waltonian
Coach Nick Saban said the Crimson Tide focuses most of its recruiting efforts on players who live within a five-hour drive of the Tuscaloosa, Ala., campus but will widen the net for elite players who show interest. Indeed, that former Alabama great and ...
The long drive that landed the Spartans in the Cotton Bowl Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
MSU must punch 'bully' Alabama in mouth — ESPN analyst Bonham Journal
Nick Saban, Mark Dantonio agree NanoNews (blog)

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6837
December 31st, 2015
Castle Lanterra Celebrates Banner Year - GlobeSt.com -

GlobeSt.com

Castle Lanterra Celebrates Banner Year
GlobeSt.com
The year also marked CLP's entry into two new markets, Austin, TX and Tuscaloosa, AL. “The past year encompassed consistent growth through strategic acquisitions,” says Elie Rieder, founder and CEO of CLP, “providing the foundation for continued ...

6836
December 31st, 2015
Mobile MoonPie Drop New Year's Eve 2015: Who's performing? Where to watch? - AL.com -

AL.com

Mobile MoonPie Drop New Year's Eve 2015: Who's performing? Where to watch?
AL.com
Boyz II Men, Keith Sweat, En Vogue Tuscaloosa Aug. 23, 2014 R&B stars Boyz II Men, Keith Sweat and En Vogue serenade a packed house on a hot night at the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater on Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014. (Ben Flanagan/al.com)Ben Flanagan ...

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6835
December 31st, 2015
Big Blue Links: College Football Playoff semifinals highlight day - Lexington Herald Leader (blog) -

Lexington Herald Leader (blog)

Big Blue Links: College Football Playoff semifinals highlight day
Lexington Herald Leader (blog)
Cotton Bowl matchup a throwback to old-school football, says Tuscaloosa News. “What could be more fitting for a bowl with a history that includes legendary players like Jim Brown, Roger Staubach, Troy Aikman and Joe Montana? Not to mention a hall of ...

6834
December 31st, 2015
Obama, lawmakers see centennial as chance to boost parks - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Obama, lawmakers see centennial as chance to boost parks
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Areas of agreement include lifting the price of the $10 lifetime park pass for seniors to $80 and enacting a lodging tax for those who stay overnight, though how much and whether it should apply to campers as well as hotel guests, will have to be ...

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6833
December 31st, 2015
Kirby Smart plans to be in attendance for Georgia's TaxSlayer Bowl - FOXSports.com -

FOXSports.com

Kirby Smart plans to be in attendance for Georgia's TaxSlayer Bowl
FOXSports.com
“The Georgia stuff is in the (hotel) closet. My wife brought some ... will also be changing. If Alabama beats Michigan State, Smart will head back to Tuscaloosa after the game, however if the Spartans win, Smart plans to head to Athens after the ...
Smart will attend Georgia's bowl game, shares thoughts on Pruitt DawgNation

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6832
December 30th, 2015
Swiss hand over evidence to US authorities in FIFA case - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Swiss hand over evidence to US authorities in FIFA case
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
BERN, Switzerland (AP) — Swiss authorities handed over bank documents related to the FIFA corruption scandal to their American counterparts on Wednesday. The Federal Office of Justice said the package of evidence will be used in the criminal ...

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6831
December 30th, 2015
Not just fun and games: Players take video skills to field - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Not just fun and games: Players take video skills to field
Tuscaloosa Magazine
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Baker Mayfield was chillin' in his hotel room with some of his Oklahoma teammates when, suddenly, things got serious. The video game finished loading. It was time to play Halo. "He rushes to the front of the bed," said ...

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6830
December 30th, 2015
The long drive that landed the Spartans in the Cotton Bowl - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

The long drive that landed the Spartans in the Cotton Bowl
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The long drive that landed the Spartans in the Cotton Bowl. Michigan State offensive lineman Jack Allen speaks to the media at the Dallas Omni Hotel on Monday in preparation for Thursday's Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic. Staff Photo | Gary Cosby Jr.

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6829
December 30th, 2015
ALABAMA NOTEBOOK: Tide defense says Michigan State QB will be a tough opponent - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Washington Post

ALABAMA NOTEBOOK: Tide defense says Michigan State QB will be a tough opponent
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Michigan State quarterback Connor Cook smiles as he speaks to the media on Monday at the Dallas Omni Hotel in preparation for Thursday's Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic. Staff Photo | Gary Cosby Jr. By Aaron Suttles Sports Writer ...
Similar styles make for 'old-school' game between Tide, Spartans The Decatur Daily
Kirby Smart's focus is on winning a title for Alabama 247Sports
Doggone tired? Maybe, but Kirby Smart has title to win before clocking out Sporting News
AL.com  - Dallas Morning News  - Centre Daily Times
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6828
December 29th, 2015
Jim Carter serves 'Downton Abbey' as its beloved butler - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Jim Carter serves 'Downton Abbey' as its beloved butler
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He somehow had escaped notice on a brief stroll from his mid-Manhattan hotel down to Herald Square. "But in Boston the other day, 30 times I was approached," he reports. "Nashville, Tennessee. Cambodia. Ghana. After 45 years of acting, 'Downton' is an ...

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6827
December 29th, 2015
Smart will attend Georgia's bowl game, shares thoughts on Pruitt - DawgNation -

DawgNation

Smart will attend Georgia's bowl game, shares thoughts on Pruitt
DawgNation
“The Georgia stuff is in the (hotel) closet. My wife brought some ... He also said the result of Alabama's game will determine whether he travels from Jacksonville to Athens (if the Crimson Tide loses) or back to Tuscaloosa (if the Tide wins). Smart ...

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6826
December 29th, 2015
Amid Cuba opening, Havana quinceanera biz booms - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Amid Cuba opening, Havana quinceanera biz booms
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
HAVANA (AP) — Up a winding flight of stairs at a beachside Havana home, Camila Lopez Rivas lies on the tile floor, smiling mischievously into a video camera circling overhead. Tossed around her are layers of a blue and aqua taffeta dress, the first of ...

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6825
December 29th, 2015
Tom Hanks writes letter to daughters of UA legend Ken Stabler - 247Sports -

247Sports

Tom Hanks writes letter to daughters of UA legend Ken Stabler
247Sports
Legendary NFL and Alabama quarterback Ken Stabler passed away last July, leaving behind a legacy that will not soon be forgotten in Tuscaloosa. On Sunday, Stabler's daughter, Kendra Stabler Moyes, tweeted a picture of a letter she received from ...

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6824
December 29th, 2015
Universal Orlando looks back 25 years, more innovation ahead - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Universal Orlando looks back 25 years, more innovation ahead
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Today there are also four hotels, with 18 new attractions and experiences added in the last five years. Growth through 2017 includes the new Skull Island: Reign of Kong attraction, themed on King Kong, along with another hotel and a new water theme ...

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6823
December 29th, 2015
Practice report: Alabama continues prep for Sparty - 247Sports -

247Sports

Practice report: Alabama continues prep for Sparty
247Sports
Scarbrough received some high praise from his veteran teammates when they spoke at the Omni Dallas Hotel earlier Monday morning. "He's gonna be great," defensive tackle Jarran ... He returned to Tuscaloosa on Dec. 15 after being introduced as the new ...
ALABAMA NOTEBOOK: Tide defense says Michigan State QB will be a tough opponent Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Similar styles make for 'old-school' game between Tide, Spartans The Decatur Daily
Alabama arrives in Dallas, begins game-week prep for Cotton Bowl AL.com
Centre Daily Times  - Business Insider
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6822
December 29th, 2015
Kirby Smart's focus is on winning a title for Alabama - 247Sports -

247Sports

Kirby Smart's focus is on winning a title for Alabama
247Sports
He returned to Tuscaloosa on Dec. 15 after being introduced as the new coach in Athens and hitting the recruiting trail for ... Yeah,” Smart said Monday at the Omni Dallas Hotel. “But at the end of the day, it was the right thing to do. I wanted to do ...
Doggone tired? Maybe, but Kirby Smart has title to win before clocking out Sporting News
Sabin: Why Kirby Smart and Alabama are doing an awkward dance before Cotton Bowl Dallas Morning News

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6821
December 29th, 2015
Alabama football: Kiffin evolving under Saban, wants to return next season - NCAA.com -

NCAA.com

Alabama football: Kiffin evolving under Saban, wants to return next season
NCAA.com
"I came [to Tuscaloosa] and met with Coach Saban at his house. We'd had the bad year at USC, and I kind of wanted to get some thoughts from someone who's the best at it," Kiffin recalled Sunday at the Omni Dallas Hotel. "I had 32 questions I had ...
Lane Kiffin: I'd love to be back here 247Sports
Lane Kiffin enjoying time at Alabama, but a head coaching gig is in his future ESPN
Lane Kiffin: Plan to remain at Alabama ESPN
AL.com
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6820
December 29th, 2015
Police: Man shot teen, put him in the trunk of a car - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Police: Man shot teen, put him in the trunk of a car
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The two were staying at a hotel when the incident happened. Reed told police a stranger broke into their hotel room, shot the teen and made Reed put him in the trunk. Solis says video surveillance from the hotel and the church shows only Reed and the ...

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6819
December 29th, 2015
Major NYC hotels pledge to cut greenhouse gas emissions - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Major NYC hotels pledge to cut greenhouse gas emissions
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The Waldorf-Astoria New York, the Lotte New York Palace, the Pierre-A Taj Hotel and the Crowne Plaza Times Square are among the 16 city hotels — all currently thronged with tourists visiting New York for the holidays — whose owners have agreed to cut ...

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6818
December 29th, 2015
Group seeks arguments over use of oil spill funds for hotel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Group seeks arguments over use of oil spill funds for hotel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — An environmental group has asked a judge to hear oral arguments in its lawsuit challenging Alabama's plans to use oil spill settlement funds to build a 350-room beach hotel and conference center. The Gulf Restoration Network ...

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6817
December 29th, 2015
The Latest: Red Cross brightens Christmas in Mississippi - WBAL Radio -

The Latest: Red Cross brightens Christmas in Mississippi
WBAL Radio
Heavy rain already is falling in areas stretching across Alabama, from the Mississippi state line west of Tuscaloosa to the Georgia state line east of Anniston. The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for three counties. Tornadoes ...

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6816
December 28th, 2015
The Latest: Another death, missing person reported in Miss - WHDH-TV -

The Latest: Another death, missing person reported in Miss
WHDH-TV
The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency says it has received reports of another death and another missing person attributed to the severe weather system that is still impacting the state. In a statement Friday evening, the agency said Coahoma ...

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6815
December 28th, 2015
Police use dating app to catch man accused of phone theft - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Police use dating app to catch man accused of phone theft
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The Advocate (http://bit.ly/1RFI61X ) reports officers posed as a woman on a dating app and arranged a meeting with Hebert at a Lafayette hotel. Police say the owner of the stolen phone told authorities he was robbed at gunpoint by two men Monday night.

6814
December 28th, 2015
It's 'all about mindset' for No. 2 Alabama in Dallas - 247Sports -

247Sports

It's 'all about mindset' for No. 2 Alabama in Dallas
247Sports
Saban had a message to his players before they landed in Texas, and whether it was distributed before departure from Tuscaloosa, on the plane or on the bus ride to the hotel or all three, he echoed the same word several times. “It's all about mindset ...

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6813
December 28th, 2015
Weather causes some headaches for Crimson Tide - Columbus Ledger-Enquirer -

Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Weather causes some headaches for Crimson Tide
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
Players like starting safety Eddie Jackson and others who flew home for the Tide's Christmas break were delayed in returning to Tuscaloosa. But as of Saturday, Tide coach Nick Saban all of Alabama's players are accounted for. "Certainly was a difficult ...

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6812
December 28th, 2015
Lane Kiffin: I'd love to be back here - 247Sports -

247Sports

Lane Kiffin: I'd love to be back here
247Sports
“I'd love to be back here,” Kiffin said Sunday at the Omni Dallas Hotel. “We'll have a new set of challenges with the third year of a new quarterback, a lot of great players. ... Last offseason, Kiffin's name was mentioned with several coaching ...

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6811
December 28th, 2015
1 dead, 3 injured in fire at Berlin hotel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

1 dead, 3 injured in fire at Berlin hotel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
BERLIN (AP) — Authorities say one person has died in a fire at a hotel in Berlin and three others were taken to the hospital suffering from the effects of smoke inhalation. The city fire service said that furniture in a second-story room caught fire ...

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6810
December 28th, 2015
Similar styles make for 'old-school' game between Tide, Spartans - The Decatur Daily -

The Decatur Daily

Similar styles make for 'old-school' game between Tide, Spartans
The Decatur Daily
... a question as he speaks to the media at the Dallas Omni Hotel in preparation for the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic, Sunday, December 27, 2015. The game is one of two semi-final games in the College Football Playoff. Gary Cosby Jr./Tuscaloosa News.
Alabama arrives in Dallas, begins game-week prep for Cotton Bowl AL.com
Happy to be back: Alabama and Michigan State return to Texas Centre Daily Times
Alabama all business for Cotton Bowl Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Business Insider
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6809
December 28th, 2015
Tornado touches down near Birmingham, Alabama - Tyler Morning Telegraph -

Tornado touches down near Birmingham, Alabama
Tyler Morning Telegraph
Heavy rain already is falling in areas stretching across Alabama, from the Mississippi state line west of Tuscaloosa to the Georgia state line east of Anniston. The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for three counties. Tornadoes ...

6808
December 26th, 2015
Red Cross helps brighten Christmas for Mississippi weather victims - The Augusta Chronicle -

The Augusta Chronicle

Red Cross helps brighten Christmas for Mississippi weather victims
The Augusta Chronicle
Heavy rain already is falling in areas stretching across Alabama, from the Mississippi state line west of Tuscaloosa to the Georgia state line east of Anniston. The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for three counties. Tornadoes ...

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6807
December 26th, 2015
Alabama pastor finds church collapsed in storm - KAKE -

KAKE

Alabama pastor finds church collapsed in storm
KAKE
It's part of the same cell that warranted an earlier tornado warning in Tuscaloosa County, southwest of the Jefferson. Details are still sketchy, Holmes said, and nightfall is making it hard for storm spotters to identify tornado activity. But he said ...
The Latest: Another death, missing person reported in Miss STLtoday.com

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6806
December 26th, 2015
Bill Hand: And in New Bern, this will happen - New Bern Sun Journal -

Bill Hand: And in New Bern, this will happen
New Bern Sun Journal
The city moves into humbler digs at the old Five Points Days Hotel. □ Realizing the hostility of ... Still, scandal erupts when “CityTalk” discovers that the marketing firm consists of 12 holsteins in a field near Tuscaloosa. “$800,000 is a lot of ...

6805
December 26th, 2015
BREAKING: Peach State DE commits to Alabama - 247Sports -

BREAKING: Peach State DE commits to Alabama
247Sports
Saban had a message to his players before they landed in Texas, and whether it was distributed before departure from Tuscaloosa, on the plane or on the bus ride to the hotel or all three, he echoed the same word several times. “It's all about mindset ...

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6804
December 26th, 2015
Alabama arrives in Dallas, begins game-week prep for Cotton Bowl - AL.com -

AL.com

Alabama arrives in Dallas, begins game-week prep for Cotton Bowl
AL.com
Alabama's team buses began pulling up to a side entrance at the Hilton Anatole Hotel in Dallas around 11:30 CT Saturday morning. ... "We had a really good practice and preparation back in Tuscaloosa before the Christmas break," coach Nick Saban said.
Weather causes some headaches for Crimson Tide Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
Alabama arrives in North Texas for College Football Playoff WSB Atlanta

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6803
December 26th, 2015
Happy to be back: Alabama and Michigan State return to Texas - U.S. News & World Report -

U.S. News & World Report

Happy to be back: Alabama and Michigan State return to Texas
U.S. News & World Report
The teams were at one point scheduled to play and home-and-home series, starting in 2016 in Tuscaloosa. The Tide and former Michigan State coach Saban were to come to East Lansing, Michigan, in 2017. But in 2013, with the SEC considering adding a ...

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6802
December 26th, 2015
The Latest: Alabama pastor finds church collapsed in storm - MSNewsNow.com ... - Mississippi News Now -

The Latest: Alabama pastor finds church collapsed in storm - MSNewsNow.com ...
Mississippi News Now
It's part of the same cell that warranted an earlier tornado warning in Tuscaloosa County, southwest of the Jefferson. Details are still sketchy, Holmes said, and nightfall is making it hard for storm spotters to identify tornado activity. But he said ...

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December 26th, 2015
The Latest: Alabama pastor finds church collapsed in storm | www.wsbradio.com - WSB Radio -

The Latest: Alabama pastor finds church collapsed in storm | www.wsbradio.com
WSB Radio
Van Rayford, who's now in a hotel with his kids and six of his grandchildren, says he's thankful the Swanns and others sacrificed their Christmas so that his family could have one. ___. 2:10 p.m.. A flash flood watch has been issued for parts of ...

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6800
December 26th, 2015
The Latest: Alabama pastor finds church collapsed in storm - Miami Herald -

Miami Herald

The Latest: Alabama pastor finds church collapsed in storm
Miami Herald
Van Rayford, who's now in a hotel with his kids and six of his grandchildren, says he's thankful the Swanns and others sacrificed their Christmas so that his family could have one. ---. 2:10 p.m.. A flash flood watch has been issued for parts of ...
The Latest: Another death, missing person reported in Miss Marietta Times
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6799
December 26th, 2015
The Latest: Red Cross brightens Christmas in Mississippi - WHDH-TV -

The Latest: Red Cross brightens Christmas in Mississippi
WHDH-TV
Heavy rain already is falling in areas stretching across Alabama, from the Mississippi state line west of Tuscaloosa to the Georgia state line east of Anniston. The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for three counties. Tornadoes ...

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6798
December 26th, 2015
The Latest: Another death, missing person reported in Miss - Marietta Times -

Fox News

The Latest: Another death, missing person reported in Miss
Marietta Times
It's part of the same cell that warranted an earlier tornado warning in Tuscaloosa County, southwest of the Jefferson. Details are still sketchy, Holmes said, and nightfall is making it hard for storm spotters to identify tornado activity. But he said ...
The Latest: Search and rescue efforts ongoing in Alabama - KHGI-TV/KWNB-TV ... NTV

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6797
December 26th, 2015
The Latest: Tornado touches down near Birmingham, Alabama - Alabama's News Leader -

Alabama's News Leader

The Latest: Tornado touches down near Birmingham, Alabama
Alabama's News Leader
The National Weather Service confirms a tornado touched down in southwest Jefferson County in Alabama at about 5 p.m. Friday, moving northeast toward the city of Birmingham. Meteorologist Jason Holmes said eyewitnesses spotted the funnel and the ...
The Latest: Search and rescue efforts ongoing in Alabama WHDH-TV
The Latest: Alabama pastor finds church collapsed in storm SFGate
Search and rescue efforts ongoing in Alabama WISH-TV

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6796
December 26th, 2015
The Latest: American Red Cross helps brighten Christmas for Mississippi ... - The Republic -

The Republic

The Latest: American Red Cross helps brighten Christmas for Mississippi ...
The Republic
... head, told WMC-TV (http://bit.ly/1kjOSMr) that he and his wife, Audrey, helped with the giveaway. Van Rayford, who's now in a hotel with his kids and six of his grandchildren, says he's thankful the Swanns and others sacrificed their Christmas so ...

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6795
December 25th, 2015
The Latest: More severe weather possible in Alabama, Georgia - U.S. News & World Report -

U.S. News & World Report

The Latest: More severe weather possible in Alabama, Georgia
U.S. News & World Report
Heavy rain already is falling in areas stretching across Alabama, from the Mississippi state line west of Tuscaloosa to the Georgia state line east of Anniston. The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for three counties. Tornadoes ...
The Latest: Red Cross Brightens Christmas in Mississippi ABC News

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6794
December 25th, 2015
What restaurants are open Christmas Day 2015? - AL.com -

AL.com

What restaurants are open Christmas Day 2015?
AL.com
Going out for dinner on Christmas Day doesn't have to be a trip to the penalty box. The Trellis Room in the Battle House Hotel is one Mobile-area restaurant that will be open for business. (Mike Kittrell/File photo). Print Email · Lawrence Specker ...

6793
December 25th, 2015
Wren grad DJ Jones eagerly awaits Sugar Bowl start - Greenville News -

Greenville News

Wren grad DJ Jones eagerly awaits Sugar Bowl start
Greenville News
2 Alabama in Tuscaloosa Sept. 19. He was second on the team with five tackles in the Rebels' 23-3 win over Texas A&M in Oxford Oct. 24. "You've got to get prepared to play against the best in college football. It's as simple as that," Jones said. "The ...

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6792
December 25th, 2015
Israeli-Palestinian violence clouds Christmas in Bethlehem - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Israeli-Palestinian violence clouds Christmas in Bethlehem
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Crowds were thin and hotel rooms were empty. While the annual festivities in Bethlehem's Manger Square went on, other celebrations in the city were canceled or toned down. "There's lights, there's carols, but there's an underlying sense of tension ...

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6791
December 25th, 2015
The Latest: Red Cross brightens Christmas in Mississippi - U.S. News & World Report -

U.S. News & World Report

The Latest: Red Cross brightens Christmas in Mississippi
U.S. News & World Report
Heavy rain already is falling in areas stretching across Alabama, from the Mississippi state line west of Tuscaloosa to the Georgia state line east of Anniston. The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for three counties. Tornadoes ...
The Latest: American Red Cross helps brighten Christmas for Mississippi ... The Republic

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6790
December 25th, 2015
What restaurants are open on Christmas Day in Birmingham? - AL.com -

AL.com

What restaurants are open on Christmas Day in Birmingham?
AL.com
Address: 2300 Woodcrest Place in the Embassy Suites Hotel, Birmingham. Phone: 879-9995. Website: www.ruthschris.com. Menu: Signature steaks include petite filet, cowboy ribeye, New York strip, T-bone and a porterhouse for two; other entrees include ...

6789
December 24th, 2015
UA in the News: Dec. 23, 2015 - UA News -

UA in the News: Dec. 23, 2015
UA News
He believes most of these new jobs will be in service-related fields like hotel, fast-food, leisure and social assistance programs. He also foresees ... CDR will expand a previous PNC workshop for child care providers in Tuscaloosa and three nearby ...

6788
December 24th, 2015
Myanmar migrants found guilty of killing British backpackers - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Myanmar migrants found guilty of killing British backpackers
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Autopsies showed that the young backpackers, who had met on the island while staying at the same hotel, both suffered severe head wounds and that Witheridge had been raped. The killings tarnished the image of Thailand's tourism industry, which was ...

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6787
December 24th, 2015
SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Robert Nkemdiche Suspension Sets Tone - Bleacher Report -

Bleacher Report

SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Robert Nkemdiche Suspension Sets Tone
Bleacher Report
The junior from Grayson, Georgia, has been suspended for the Allstate Sugar Bowl after falling from the fourth story of an Atlanta hotel and being arrested for possession of marijuana, according to Chris Low of ESPN.com. He suffered minor injuries and ...

6786
December 23rd, 2015
Fugitive real estate heir agrees to Los Angeles extradition - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Fugitive real estate heir agrees to Los Angeles extradition
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The weapons charge stems from a gun that was found when Durst was detained at a hotel room in March on the eve of a six-part HBO documentary about him, the disappearance of his first wife in 1982, Berman's death, and the death and dismemberment of a ...

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6785
December 23rd, 2015
Alabama uses oil spill money for renovation of governor's mansion - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama uses oil spill money for renovation of governor's mansion
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
While environmentalists filed suit over the state's plan to use BP restoration money to construct a hotel on the beachfront, Ardis said the state is “comfortable” using money remaining from a separate BP grant to pay contractor Phil Harris Construction ...

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6784
December 23rd, 2015
Alabama renovates abandoned governor's mansion with BP money - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Alabama renovates abandoned governor's mansion with BP money
Tuscaloosa Magazine
While environmentalists filed suit over the state's plan to use BP restoration money to construct a hotel on the beachfront, Ardis said the state is “comfortable” using money remaining from a separate BP grant to pay contractor Phil Harris Construction ...

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6783
December 22nd, 2015
From Confederate flags to tax hikes to divorce, Bentley ends turbulent year - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

From Confederate flags to tax hikes to divorce, Bentley ends turbulent year
Tuscaloosa Magazine
From Confederate flags to tax hikes to divorce, Bentley ends turbulent year. Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley speaks at the Kiwanis International 100th celebration dinner held at the Embassy Suites hotel in Tuscaloosa, Ala. on Aug. 7. Staff photo | Erin Nelson.

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6782
December 22nd, 2015
Second chance in South Carolina: Can Will Muschamp learn from his mistakes at ... - Campus Rush -

Campus Rush

Second chance in South Carolina: Can Will Muschamp learn from his mistakes at ...
Campus Rush
Rebels coach Hugh Freeze and athletic director Ross Bjork suspended Nkemdiche for the Sugar Bowl following a bizarre incident last week in which Nkemdiche broke a window and then fell about 15 feet twice at an Atlanta hotel. Nkemdiche was also charged ...

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6781
December 22nd, 2015
Alabama renovates abandoned governor's mansion with BP money - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama renovates abandoned governor's mansion with BP money
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
While environmentalists filed suit over the state's plan to use BP restoration money to construct a hotel on the beachfront, Ardis said the state is “comfortable” using money remaining from a separate BP grant to pay contractor Phil Harris Construction ...

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6780
December 22nd, 2015
From Confederate flags to tax hikes to divorce, Bentley ends turbulent year - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

From Confederate flags to tax hikes to divorce, Bentley ends turbulent year
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
From Confederate flags to tax hikes to divorce, Bentley ends turbulent year. Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley speaks at the Kiwanis International 100th celebration dinner held at the Embassy Suites hotel in Tuscaloosa, Ala. on Aug. 7. Staff photo | Erin Nelson.

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6779
December 21st, 2015
Ole Miss DL Robert Nkemdiche turning pro after getting suspended for Sugar Bowl - AL.com -

AL.com

Ole Miss DL Robert Nkemdiche turning pro after getting suspended for Sugar Bowl
AL.com
Nkemdiche, a 6-foot-4, 296-pound junior, suffered injuries to his back, leg and ankle when he fell at an Atlanta hotel earlier this week. Police said the 21-year-old Nkemdiche broke a hotel room window, walked about 15 feet, climbed over a wall and ...
Robert Nkemdiche has likely played his last snap at Ole Miss Chicago Sun-Times

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6778
December 20th, 2015
Derrick Henry Wins Heisman - SHU Spectrum -

SHU Spectrum

Derrick Henry Wins Heisman
SHU Spectrum
Henry was born to teenage parents and raised with the strong influence of his grandmother, Gladys, in the small north Florida town of Yulee, which is just outside of Jacksonville, but very much country living. His mother, Lisa McCaffrey, played soccer ...

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6777
December 18th, 2015
Alabama Historian to Receive UA's 2016 Cason Award - UA News -

Alabama Historian to Receive UA's 2016 Cason Award
UA News
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The University of Alabama College of Communication and Information Sciences, along with the journalism department, has named award-winning author Dr. Harvey Jackson III winner of the 2016 Clarence Cason Award in Nonfiction ...

6776
December 18th, 2015
Rick Moody's 'Hotels of North America' - New York Times -

New York Times

Rick Moody's 'Hotels of North America'
New York Times
Reginald Edward Morse, the hero of “Hotels of North America,” Rick Moody's elaborate new skit of a novel, does get around. Milan, Spokane, London, Washington, Tulsa, Tuscaloosa, Cleveland, Des Moines, Chicago, Charlottesville: He's crossed the deserts ...

6775
December 18th, 2015
Tunisian Nobel winners mark 5 years of Arab Spring - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tunisian Nobel winners mark 5 years of Arab Spring
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Deadly attacks this year by extremists on tourists at the Bardo National Museum and a luxury hotel in the resort town of Sousse struck at the heart of the tourism industry, a mainstay of the Tunisian economy. Most recently, a suicide bomber hit a bus ...

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6774
December 18th, 2015
American football prepares Israeli teens for military combat - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

American football prepares Israeli teens for military combat
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The turning point came when Kraft, the Jewish owner of the Patriots, was on a visit to Israel in 1999 and was approached by a hotel worker who played the game. A surprised Kraft reached out to Leibowitz and began financing the sport, which spawned five ...

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6773
December 18th, 2015
Malcolm Butler is here to stay - ESPN -

Malcolm Butler is here to stay
ESPN
Sitting in a suite at the InterContinental hotel in Boston, guzzling a bottle of water, Butler is fresh from an appearance there, where he posed for pictures, glad-handed fans and even kissed a baby. It is Monday, his day off, and the Patriots have ...

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6772
December 18th, 2015
Volunteers help raise most money in local United Way's campaign history - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Volunteers help raise most money in local United Way's campaign history
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
When someone goes to the YMCA for a gym membership, they're not turned away because of inability to pay. Ashley Waid, interim CEO of YMCA Tuscaloosa, said it's because of the United Way of West Alabama that they Y can offer scholarships and summer ...

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6771
December 16th, 2015
Inside Malcolm Butler's Journey from 'Reject' Prospect to Revis Replacement - Bleacher Report -

Bleacher Report

Inside Malcolm Butler's Journey from 'Reject' Prospect to Revis Replacement
Bleacher Report
One high-ranking front-office official said his team didn't even bother to write a report on Butler after his workout in Tuscaloosa. "He was 5'9.6", 180 pounds and ran ... "I'm in the team hotel, and I don't know if I'm going to be around." The coach's ...

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6770
December 16th, 2015
Alabama musician returns from world tour with The Waterboys - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Alabama musician returns from world tour with The Waterboys
Tuscaloosa Magazine
"My hotel was in the center of London, and you can drive in any direction for two hours and still be in London," he said. "You're not on interstates; you're on streets and highways. It's huge." Hood said he was concerned about whether he had the ...

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6769
December 16th, 2015
Jimmy Kimmel helped one ESPN announcer get prank revenge on another - SB Nation -

SB Nation

Jimmy Kimmel helped one ESPN announcer get prank revenge on another
SB Nation
Two days after an incident in which he fell 15 feet out of the window of an Atlanta hotel room and was found "covered in blood" by a 911 caller, Ole Miss defensive tackle Robert Nkemdiche issued an apology before denying reports of synthetic marijuana ...

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6768
December 16th, 2015
Edith Piaf celebrated on 100th anniversary of her birth - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Edith Piaf celebrated on 100th anniversary of her birth
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
FILE - In this Feb. 20, 1959 file photo, French songstress Edith Piaf props up in bed after an undisclosed illness resulted in the cancellation of scheduled performances at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York. Piaf, famous for her hit "La Vie En Rose ...

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6767
December 16th, 2015
Greece: EU backs housing scheme for stranded migrants - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Greece: EU backs housing scheme for stranded migrants
Tuscaloosa Magazine
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The European Union has pledged to spend 80 million euros ($88 million) on a housing scheme for migrants and asylum speakers stranded in Greece. Kristalina Georgieva, the EU Commissioner for Budget and Human resources, ...

6766
December 15th, 2015
Vegas showgirl spectacle Jubilee to end after 30-plus years - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Vegas showgirl spectacle Jubilee to end after 30-plus years
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Caesars Entertainment announced Sunday that the show at Bally's Las Vegas casino-hotel would end Feb. 11. Jubilee got its start in 1981. It's the longest-running show currently on the Strip. The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority citing UNLV ...

6765
December 15th, 2015
7 things every Alabama fan needs to know today - SECcountry.com -

SECcountry.com

7 things every Alabama fan needs to know today
SECcountry.com
SB Nation's Steven Godfrey and Matt Brown did some digging to find out just how much it costs Tuscaloosa taxpayers to pay for police at Alabama football games. AL.com's Matt Zenitz talked to a former NFL scout about Alabama running back Derrick Henry.

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6764
December 15th, 2015
Ole Miss' Robert Nkemdiche releases statement, apologizes for 'bad decision' - AL.com -

AL.com

Ole Miss' Robert Nkemdiche releases statement, apologizes for 'bad decision'
AL.com
Robert Nkemdiche released a statement through the Ole Miss athletic department on Tuesday, his first public comments since a highly publicized incident involving a fall at a hotel over the weekend. Nkemdiche was hospitalized after falling through a ...

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6763
December 15th, 2015
College football roundup: Washington and Lee lineman LaSala honored - Roanoke Times -

College football roundup: Washington and Lee lineman LaSala honored
Roanoke Times
Smart said Monday he'll return to Tuscaloosa, Alabama, on Tuesday as planned. Georgia hired Smart on Dec. 6 with the agreement he would coach Alabama's defense through the College Football Playoff. Alabama will play Michigan State in the Dec.

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6762
December 15th, 2015
How will Kirby Smart and Jeremy Pruitt interact at Alabama? - DawgNation -

DawgNation

How will Kirby Smart and Jeremy Pruitt interact at Alabama?
DawgNation
ATHENS — Kirby Smart is about to check out of his Athens' hotel and head back to Tuscaloosa to coordinate Alabama's defense for its College Football Playoff run. While he's there, he might have to share some office space with an old acquaintance ...

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6761
December 14th, 2015
Ole Miss Star Defensive Lineman Falls From 4th-Floor Hotel Window - The Root -

The Root

Ole Miss Star Defensive Lineman Falls From 4th-Floor Hotel Window
The Root
182263221-mccarron-of-the-alabama-crimson-tide-hugs-. After a September 2013 game in Tuscaloosa, Ala., A.J. McCarron of the Alabama Crimson Tide hugs Robert Nkemdiche of the Mississippi Rebels after Alabama's 25-0 win. Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images.

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6760
December 14th, 2015
Ole Miss Football Player Robert Nkemdiche Hospitalized In Hotel Fall - CBS Local -

CBS Local

Ole Miss Football Player Robert Nkemdiche Hospitalized In Hotel Fall
CBS Local
TUSCALOOSA, AL - SEPTEMBER 19: Robert Nkemdiche #5 of the Mississippi Rebels celebrates their 43-37 win over the Alabama Crimson Tide at Bryant-Denny Stadium on September 19, 2015 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images).

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6759
December 14th, 2015
Who follows Derrick Henry? Looking at which players could enter the 2016 ... - Campus Rush -

Campus Rush

Who follows Derrick Henry? Looking at which players could enter the 2016 ...
Campus Rush
Alabama receiver Calvin Ridley: At times this season, Ridley looked a little like another south Floridian who put up huge numbers in Tuscaloosa (Amari Cooper). ... Per the report, Nkemdiche fell at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Atlanta. Officers found a ...

6758
December 14th, 2015
The Week in Birmingham History: Magic City's Batman born, 1940 - AL.com -

AL.com

The Week in Birmingham History: Magic City's Batman born, 1940
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 ...

6757
December 14th, 2015
Ole Miss Star Defensive Lineman Falls from 4th Floor Hotel Window - The Root -

The Root

Ole Miss Star Defensive Lineman Falls from 4th Floor Hotel Window
The Root
182263221-mccarron-of-the-alabama-crimson-tide-hugs-. AJ McCarron #10 of the Alabama Crimson Tide hugs Robert Nkemdiche #5 of the Mississippi Rebels after their 25-0 win at Bryant-Denny Stadium on September 28, 2013 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

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6756
December 14th, 2015
Spain police arrest 2 for alleged gun sales to drug cartels - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Spain police arrest 2 for alleged gun sales to drug cartels
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The suspects, a 40-year-old Iranian and a 44-year-old Swiss national, were arrested in November, after a surveillance operation gathered evidence of meetings with buyers in a hotel. Detailed notes of weapons ordered were seized. Sunday's statement says ...

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6755
December 13th, 2015
6 things every Alabama fan needs to know today - SECcountry.com -

6 things every Alabama fan needs to know today
SECcountry.com
The Tuscaloosa News' Tommy Deas has seen plenty of great players live through the years. Take a stroll down memory lane and ... Ole Miss' star defensive lineman fell from a hotel room and went to the hospital in stable condition. Sunday was the final ...

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6754
December 13th, 2015
Hotel at Auburn University unveils 2015 Gingerbread Village - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Hotel at Auburn University unveils 2015 Gingerbread Village
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — For the past few weeks, construction has been going on at The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center on College Street. At the hotel, walls have been raised, roofs have been laid and panes have been placed in ...

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6753
December 13th, 2015
Derrick Henry wins the Heisman Trophy by a significant margin - TimesOracle.com (blog) -

TimesOracle.com (blog)

Derrick Henry wins the Heisman Trophy by a significant margin
TimesOracle.com (blog)
"It was a dream come true", Henry said at his press conference at midtown-Manhattan's Marriott Marquis Hotel. It was the closest Heisman voting ... Being bigger, stronger and faster wasn't enough in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Henry was a backup on a crowded ...
Henry arrives in New York to Heisman fanfare Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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6752
December 13th, 2015
Sophisticated IS recruitment methods lured Jordanian woman - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Sophisticated IS recruitment methods lured Jordanian woman
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
A few hours later, while keeping in touch with Dalaeen, she met with Jordanian diplomats at a hotel in Istanbul. Dalaeen said she was questioned by Turkish intelligence before being put on a plane to Jordan. After her return, details of her recruitment ...

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6751
December 12th, 2015
Poll results: Who should win the Heisman Trophy? - wwntradio -

wwntradio

Poll results: Who should win the Heisman Trophy?
wwntradio
He vaulted to the front of the Heisman pack that night in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. McCaffrey leads the nation with an NCAA-record 3,496 all-purpose yards, more than 1,000 yards better than the ... Despite his celebrity status (some Clemson fans were ...

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6750
December 12th, 2015
Son of late Libyan head Gadhafi briefly kidnapped in Lebanon - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Son of late Libyan head Gadhafi briefly kidnapped in Lebanon
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Hannibal Gadhafi was arrested in 2008 for allegedly beating up two servants in a Geneva luxury hotel, sparking a diplomatic spat that dragged on for months. In 2005, a French court convicted him of striking a pregnant companion in a Paris hotel. He was ...

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6749
December 12th, 2015
A milestone in my career - Opelika Observer -

A milestone in my career
Opelika Observer
Give me Iraq, Afghanistan, or Tuscaloosa any day over Kuwait. I've been sick with what is known to many troops as the “Kuwaiti ... The Christmas party will take place at my hotel in Kuwait City. In fact, I may never leave the hotel. Everything sounds ...

6748
December 12th, 2015
Friendly rival receivers Beckham, Landry to square off - Waltonian -

Waltonian

Friendly rival receivers Beckham, Landry to square off
Waltonian
When the Giants arrive in Miami on Sunday, Landry said he will pick up Odell at the team hotel and take him to dinner. Now on pace to catch 104 passes for 1,539 yards and 10 touchdowns, Beckham has safely erased any questions about ... receiving (821 ...

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6747
December 12th, 2015
Son of late Libyan leader Gadhafi kidnapped in Lebanon - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Son of late Libyan leader Gadhafi kidnapped in Lebanon
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Hannibal Gadhafi was arrested in 2008 for allegedly beating up two servants in a Geneva luxury hotel, sparking a diplomatic spat that dragged on for months. In 2005, a French court convicted him of striking a pregnant companion in a Paris hotel. He was ...

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6746
December 12th, 2015
Henry arrives in New York to Heisman fanfare - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Washington Post

Henry arrives in New York to Heisman fanfare
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
As Henry passed, more than a few of the hotel's guests leaned in and whispered, “That's Derrick Henry, the running back from the University of Alabama.” That's life for Henry these days. Even in a group that consisted of the best college football ...
Poll results: Who should win the Heisman Trophy? wwntradio

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6745
December 12th, 2015
A Stroll Down Memory Lane: Dec. 16, 2015 - jacksonprogress-argus -

jacksonprogress-argus

A Stroll Down Memory Lane: Dec. 16, 2015
jacksonprogress-argus
... Junior High, was named the karate champion at the Southern Karate Championships in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Henderson Elementary students presented a check for $372 to the Butts County Historical Society to assist with restoration of the Indian Spring Hotel.

6744
December 11th, 2015
With Golden Globe nod, Charlie Puth having best week ever - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

With Golden Globe nod, Charlie Puth having best week ever
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Lady Gaga earned a Golden Globe nomination, too, but not for her music: She's up for best actress in a miniseries or motion picture made for television for her role in FX's "American Horror Story: Hotel." "I am too excited for words at this recognition ...

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6743
December 11th, 2015
Odell Beckham rooting for Dolphins pal? Giants star conflicted - New York Post -

New York Post

Odell Beckham rooting for Dolphins pal? Giants star conflicted
New York Post
Landry and Beckham are both Louisiana products, met at a football camp in Tuscaloosa, Ala., as high-school juniors and that was the beginning of a beautiful relationship. They played together at LSU and made big splashes as NFL rookies. Landry caught ...
Beckham vs Landry: Fans of acrobatic receivers will want to catch Giants Comment (subscription)

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6742
December 10th, 2015
List of nominees for 73rd Golden Globe Awards - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

List of nominees for 73rd Golden Globe Awards
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
—Actress, Movie or Limited Series: Kirsten Dunst, "Fargo"; Lady Gaga, "American Horror Story: Hotel"; Sarah Hay, "Flesh & Bone"; Felicity Huffman, "American Crime"; Queen Latifah. "Bessie." —Supporting Actor, Series, Limited Series or TV Movie ...

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6741
December 10th, 2015
Who's investigating fake Chinese goods? Fake investigators - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Who's investigating fake Chinese goods? Fake investigators
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Her job as a private investigator sometimes took her to client meetings at Dubai's seven-star Burj Al Arab hotel. Otherwise, she lived in apparent simplicity. There were few signs of the deception that shaped her life. Officially, Flaming Lee hunted ...

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6740
December 10th, 2015
Alabama man on solid footing 4 years after tornado - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Alabama man on solid footing 4 years after tornado
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Tucker lived in a hotel for the next seven months, and then a trailer on the property for several more until the build was complete. When his plight became public, Tucker said many were surprised at the conditions in which he had been living. "My ...

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6739
December 9th, 2015
Saudi women face off against men for first time in elections - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Saudi women face off against men for first time in elections
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
When she meets with female voters, she talks to them at the hotel conference hall she's rented in Buraydah, 220 miles (350 kilometers) northwest of Riyadh. But when she makes her pitch to male voters this week, she won't be doing the talking. Her two ...

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6738
December 9th, 2015
Why Odell Beckham won't always be cheering for Giants defense - New York Post -

New York Post

Why Odell Beckham won't always be cheering for Giants defense
New York Post
Landry and Beckham are both Louisiana products, met at a football camp in Tuscaloosa, Ala., as high-school juniors and that was the beginning of a beautiful relationship. They played together at LSU and made big splashes as NFL rookies. Landry caught ...
Beckham vs Landry: Fans of acrobatic receivers will want to catch Giants Comment (subscription)

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6737
December 9th, 2015
Middle East grows wary of Trump, despite ventures in region - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Middle East grows wary of Trump, despite ventures in region
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Trump has lent his name to two high-profile Dubai golf course projects and an ongoing real estate development, and sought for years to expand his hotel chain into the region. But some of his rhetoric about Islam on the campaign trail — including his ...

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6736
December 9th, 2015
Nick Saban Directing All Future Kirby Smart Questions to a Soda Botle - ObserverUnion (blog) -

ObserverUnion (blog)

Nick Saban Directing All Future Kirby Smart Questions to a Soda Botle
ObserverUnion (blog)
Alabama Defensive Coordinator Kirby Smart arrived with members of the Alabama team, coaches and staff on 5 team buses just before 3 p.m. Friday at a hotel near Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. Alabama offensive line coach Mario Cristobal works ...

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6735
December 9th, 2015
Michigan State back on top of AP poll - Leaderstandard.com (blog) -

Leaderstandard.com (blog)

Michigan State back on top of AP poll
Leaderstandard.com (blog)
Unlike last April, he is not sequestered in his hotel room, studying game film. The teams have played just ... In Tuscaloosa, Alabama, where the Tide is preparing for a second straight playoff appearance, it was just another Sunday. You couldn't have ...

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6734
December 9th, 2015
TAKES. FOURTH EDITION. VOLUME BIRMINGHAM FOOD. - College and Magnolia -

College and Magnolia

TAKES. FOURTH EDITION. VOLUME BIRMINGHAM FOOD.
College and Magnolia
I heard a comedian once warm a crowd up by talking about asking his hotel clerk for a restaurant recommendation and the clerk saying, "Do you like Thai?" .... Original location in Crestline Village with locations in Tuscaloosa and Homewood coming soon.

6733
December 8th, 2015
College Football Fans, Here Is a Vacation Rental Site For You - Smithsonian -

Smithsonian

College Football Fans, Here Is a Vacation Rental Site For You
Smithsonian
And yet there is only hotel space for about a quarter of those fans in South Bend, Indiana (population: 100,000). Oxford, Mississippi. State College, Pennsylvania. Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Ann Arbor, Michigan. Stillwater, Oklahoma. It's a similar story for ...

6732
December 8th, 2015
Hosts take steps to limit carbon footprint of Paris talks - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Hosts take steps to limit carbon footprint of Paris talks
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In addition, hotelier AccorHotels says it will plant trees to offset the emissions represented by every hotel night in the Paris region during the two-week conference, not only for its own hotels but also competitors. Many of the flights to Paris ...

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6731
December 8th, 2015
PLAYOFF PULSE: Clemson, Alabama, Michigan St join Oklahoma - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

PLAYOFF PULSE: Clemson, Alabama, Michigan St join Oklahoma
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Chairman Jeff Long and his 11-member panel are gathered inside a resort hotel in North Texas, watching championship Saturday play out. The final rankings come out Sunday, a little after noon. Unofficially, one spot was decided earlier in the week. Big ...

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6730
December 7th, 2015
Before he moves to Georgia, Kirby Smart can't help but relish SEC Championship - AL.com -

AL.com

Before he moves to Georgia, Kirby Smart can't help but relish SEC Championship
AL.com
Smart was spotted in an Atlanta hotel long after the Alabama team buses had left for Tuscaloosa. It's only a matter of time before Georgia announces him as its next head coach, with an introductory press conference likely for early next week. There is ...
Kirby Smart Back on Georgia Soil The Indian Republic

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6729
December 7th, 2015
Trademarked: Trump makes money off the name 'Central Park' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Trademarked: Trump makes money off the name 'Central Park'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Trump once owned the Plaza Hotel along Central Park South, operates a skyscraper hotel overlooking the park and famously renovated the park's once-downtrodden ice rink. “Mr. Trump, over the course of his career, has owned and developed some of the ...

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6728
December 7th, 2015
Capturing the American Dream with photographer John Loomis - KCCI Des Moines -

Capturing the American Dream with photographer John Loomis
KCCI Des Moines
7:30 PM After the shoot, I drive West in the dark, stopping in Tuscaloosa for coffee -- not barbecue. I feel a little frustrated that the first day of the project didn't start stronger. 9:15 PM Three hours later, I arrive in Meridian, Mississippi ...

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6727
December 5th, 2015
Govt: Triple suicide bombings in Chad kill at least 15 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Govt: Triple suicide bombings in Chad kill at least 15
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
One of the nine men arrested was carrying out surveillance of a "high-profile hotel," said Nigeria's Department of State Security. It said all nine were detained in the past month and had infiltrated Abuja, the capital in central Nigeria, from the ...

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6726
December 5th, 2015
Stillman College choir to perform Christmas songs Sunday - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Stillman College choir to perform Christmas songs Sunday
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Members of the Stillman College choir rehearse at the Wynn Center on the Stillman College campus Friday, Dec. 4, 2015. The Stillman College Choir is presenting their annual Christmas Candlelight performance Sunday, Dec. 6 at 6 PM in Birthright Alumni ...

6725
December 5th, 2015
Weeks of violence dampen Christmas spirit at Bethlehem hotel - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Weeks of violence dampen Christmas spirit at Bethlehem hotel
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
BETHLEHEM, West Bank (AP) — With Christmas only weeks away and the latest Israeli-Palestinian violence showing no signs of abating, gloom has descended on the century-old Jacir Palace hotel in Bethlehem, famed for its soaring stone archways and ...

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6724
December 5th, 2015
$325 billion transportation bill could spur Gulf Coast Amtrak line - AL.com -

AL.com

$325 billion transportation bill could spur Gulf Coast Amtrak line
AL.com
White made the remarks following the commission's meeting on Friday at the Battle House Renaissance hotel. One day earlier, the U.S. Senate passed a five-year $325 billion transportation bill that is set to bolster Gulf Coast passenger rail activity ...

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6723
December 4th, 2015
US indicts 16 more in probe of world soccer corruption - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

US indicts 16 more in probe of world soccer corruption
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The newspaper, citing law enforcement officials, reported that at least some of the arrests took place at the same luxury hotel where FIFA officials were arrested in May in early morning raids that rocked the sport. The report said Swiss police entered ...

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6722
December 4th, 2015
Review: Al Pacino rascally in Mamet's flat 'China Doll' - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Review: Al Pacino rascally in Mamet's flat 'China Doll'
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"China Doll," which opened Thursday at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre, is basically a series of one-sided conversations between Pacino's king maker Mickey Ross and various others in the 1 percent income bracket: his lawyer, much-younger lover, hotel ...

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6721
December 4th, 2015
Restoration Of Gulf Coast Passenger Rail Service Gaining Momentum - WUWF -

WUWF

Restoration Of Gulf Coast Passenger Rail Service Gaining Momentum
WUWF
Also, as part of the meeting, there will be a Mayors Forum, to include presentations from representatives of Birmingham, Tuscaloosa, and Aniston, currently the only cities in Alabama with passenger rail service. They will provide an update on the ...

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6720
December 4th, 2015
Trump picked stock fraud felon as senior adviser - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Trump picked stock fraud felon as senior adviser
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Sater altered his name, to Satter, and became a top executive in Bayrock, a development firm that partnered with Trump on the Trump Soho high-rise hotel in Manhattan and other branded luxury real estate deals. Civil lawsuits have alleged that Bayrock ...

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6719
December 4th, 2015
'Weepy' parlays passion, coaching into another state title for Leeds - AL.com -

AL.com

'Weepy' parlays passion, coaching into another state title for Leeds
AL.com
“I didn't see him do it before the game, but my hotel room was next to his and I heard him. And he teared up before the game and during the press conference.” Every once in a while, someone gets uncomfortable about the way he does things or his success ...

6718
December 4th, 2015
Capturing the American Dream with photographer John Loomis - CNNMoney -

CNNMoney

Capturing the American Dream with photographer John Loomis
CNNMoney
CNNMoney sent photographer John Loomis to six states in seven days to capture images of people who said that they, or their children, have a better shot of achieving the American Dream than their parents did. In order to meet all of these people ...

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6717
December 4th, 2015
Getting the Scoop on Mark Richt with Dawg Sports - State Of The U -

State Of The U

Getting the Scoop on Mark Richt with Dawg Sports
State Of The U
And College Gameday was in Tuscaloosa that day, so my new wife (to whom I'd been married for less than 4 months) and I got there early, and basically stood around in the heat until the stadium opened at 2:00 for the 3:30 kickoff. We went to our seats ...

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6716
December 3rd, 2015
Authorities searching for woman wanted on escape warrant - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Authorities searching for woman wanted on escape warrant
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Colbert County Sheriff's officials said in a statement Thursday that authorities were pursuing 22-year-old Skyler Nicole Burgess, who was wanted on an escape warrant and had been staying at a local hotel. Authorities say the woman was riding with two ...

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6715
December 3rd, 2015
How Jimmy Sexton helped Mal Moore land Nick Saban at Alabama - ESPN (blog) -

ESPN (blog)

How Jimmy Sexton helped Mal Moore land Nick Saban at Alabama
ESPN (blog)
After spending a couple of days in a hotel room a block from Saban's house, Moore called Sexton out of desperation. "Jimmy, we've been talking about this for a ... Do not get on that plane and go back to Tuscaloosa." "Don't worry," Moore said. "I'm ...

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6714
December 3rd, 2015
Virtual, Inc. Increases Program Management Staff by Five - Business Wire (press release) -

Virtual, Inc. Increases Program Management Staff by Five
Business Wire (press release)
She is a recent graduate of the University of Alabama, where she majored in Hotel, Restaurant and Meeting Management. Her work experience includes stints at The University Club in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, the University of Alabama's Summer Camp Expo, ...

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6713
December 3rd, 2015
Casino magnate Adelson draws GOP field to Jewish conference - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Casino magnate Adelson draws GOP field to Jewish conference
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
15 Republican debate will take place at the Venetian, a Las Vegas casino and hotel that's part of Adelson's international entertainment empire. Each of the candidates is strong on the issues that concern Adelson the most, chief among them protection of ...

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6712
December 3rd, 2015
How Jimmy Sexton became college football's ultimate power broker - ESPN -

How Jimmy Sexton became college football's ultimate power broker
ESPN
Indeed, the short flight from Oxford, Mississippi, to Tuscaloosa, Alabama, in the late afternoon on Nov. 7 is one of the rare ..... After spending a couple of days in a hotel room a block from Saban's house, Moore called Sexton out of desperation ...

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6711
December 3rd, 2015
2 FIFA officials arrested in new round of pre-dawn raids - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

2 FIFA officials arrested in new round of pre-dawn raids
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The newspaper, citing law enforcement officials, reported that at least some of the arrests took place at the same luxury hotel where FIFA officials were arrested in May in early morning raids that rocked the sport. The report said Swiss police entered ...

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6710
December 3rd, 2015
India, Brazil resist bid for long-term carbon goals - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

India, Brazil resist bid for long-term carbon goals
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Negotiators talk formally and informally, including on the bus rides back to the hotel. "It's pretty clear that if this level doesn't deliver something that's much more streamlined, it just makes it much more hard for the ministers to negotiate ...

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6709
December 3rd, 2015
2016: What Lies Ahead? - FrontPage Magazine -

FrontPage Magazine

2016: What Lies Ahead?
FrontPage Magazine
... Freedom Center's 2015 Restoration Weekend. The event was held November 5-8th at the Belmond Charleston Place Hotel in Charleston, South Carolina. .... This team from Louisiana is coming to town, Tuscaloosa. It's amazing how many people I'll run ...

6708
December 3rd, 2015
ESU's Brent Wilson named a Harlon Hill Trophy Finalist - WIBW -

WIBW

ESU's Brent Wilson named a Harlon Hill Trophy Finalist
WIBW
EMPORIA, Kan. -- MIAA Offensive Player of the Year Brent Wilson has been named a finalist for the 2015 Harlon Hill Trophy as the NCAA Division II College Football Player of the Year. The finalists were selected by the NCAA Division II sports ...

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6707
December 3rd, 2015
Report: FIFA officials again subject of pre-dawn raids - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Report: FIFA officials again subject of pre-dawn raids
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The newspaper, citing law enforcement officials, reported that at least some of the arrests took place at the same luxury hotel where FIFA officials were arrested in May in early morning raids that rocked the sport. The report said Swiss police entered ...

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6706
December 3rd, 2015
Wingo among eight Hill Trophy finalists - Times Daily -

Wingo among eight Hill Trophy finalists
Times Daily
The senior from Tuscaloosa led the Lions to a 9-3 record and to the second round of the Division II playoffs. He is sixth nationally in passing efficiency with a 162.8 rating after throwing for 3,203 yards and 25 touchdowns. He completed 231 of 343 ...

6705
December 2nd, 2015
How climate negotiations proceed: just like an action movie - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

How climate negotiations proceed: just like an action movie
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Negotiators talk formally and informally, including on the bus rides back to the hotel. "It's pretty clear that if this level doesn't deliver something that's much more streamlined, it just makes it much more hard for the ministers to negotiate ...

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6704
December 2nd, 2015
Islamic State group targets gays with brutal public killings - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Islamic State group targets gays with brutal public killings
Tuscaloosa Magazine
They led them to the roof of the four-story hotel, according to the witness, who spoke in the Turkish city of Reyhanli on condition he be identified only by his first name, Omar, for fear of reprisals. Notorious for their gruesome methods of killing ...

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6703
December 2nd, 2015
Columbus gives interim chief a raise, buys another building - WTVA -

Columbus gives interim chief a raise, buys another building
WTVA
The city plans to tear down both the Gilmer and the latest purchase to market to potential developers, particularly for a hotel/retail combination, either separately or in conjunction with two more properties being bought by the CVB. The city plans to ...

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6702
December 1st, 2015
2 arrested over attack on luxury hotel in Mali - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Newsweek

2 arrested over attack on luxury hotel in Mali
Tuscaloosa Magazine
BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Malian special forces have arrested two men over last week's attack on a luxury hotel in the capital that killed 19 people, according to a statement distributed Friday morning. The statement identified the two men, both arrested in ...
Gunmen mercilessly mowed down guests in Mali hotel siege Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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6701
December 1st, 2015
For gays under IS rule, isolation and fear of a cruel death - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

For gays under IS rule, isolation and fear of a cruel death
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
They led them to the roof of the four-story hotel, according to the witness, who spoke in the Turkish city of Reyhanli on condition he be identified only by his first name, Omar, for fear of reprisals. Notorious for their gruesome methods of killing ...

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6700
December 1st, 2015
US Marine found guilty of killing transgender Filipino - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

US Marine found guilty of killing transgender Filipino
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
OLONGAPO, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine court on Tuesday convicted a U.S. Marine of killing a Filipino last year after he discovered she was a transgender woman in a hotel in the Philippines while he was on a break after participating in joint ...

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6699
December 1st, 2015
60 years after boycott, using Montgomery bus can be trying - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

60 years after boycott, using Montgomery bus can be trying
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Rosie Ann Reeves works in housekeeping at a hotel less than six miles from her home. The trip takes about 15 minutes by car, but Reeves must rely on the city transit system. Reeves gets up at 4:45 each morning to catch a 6:15 bus that gets her to work ...

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6698
November 30th, 2015
AP Interview: Iraqi envoy: Paris attack marks new global war - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

AP Interview: Iraqi envoy: Paris attack marks new global war
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
PARIS (AP) — The wave of suicide bombers and gunmen who terrorized Paris marked a new stage in the war against extremism that will leave no country in the world untouched, Iraq's foreign minister said Sunday. In an interview with The Associated Press, ...

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6697
November 29th, 2015
Alabama plans beach hotel, improvements with oil spill funds - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

WKRG

Alabama plans beach hotel, improvements with oil spill funds
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The state has secured $135 million for the Gulf State Park Enhancement Project that includes the hotel and convention center, dune restoration, walking and biking trails and other projects at Gulf State Park. Alabama received $85.5 million from early ...
State plans beach hotel, improvements with oil spill funds Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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6696
November 29th, 2015
Kenya police: 2 Kenyans arrested for spying for Iran - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Kenya police: 2 Kenyans arrested for spying for Iran
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Militants in 2002 bombed an Israeli-owned luxury hotel near Mombasa, killing 13 people. The militants also tried to shoot down an Israeli airliner at the same time. An al-Qaida operative was linked to those attacks. Investigators believe that if the ...

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6695
November 28th, 2015
Cats used as bait to lure tourists back to Brussels - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Cats used as bait to lure tourists back to Brussels
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Hotel bookings reportedly fell by around 20 percent after the security alert was declared. Belgian broadcaster VRT estimated Saturday that the lockdown cost the national economy 52 million euros ($55 million) per day. Syrian tourist Douri Zaharwi said ...

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6694
November 28th, 2015
Rocket attack on UN base in north Mali kills 3, injures 20 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Rocket attack on UN base in north Mali kills 3, injures 20
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The attack comes after Malian authorities arrested two men over last week's attack on a luxury hotel in the capital, Bamako, that killed 20 people. There are competing claims of responsibility for that attack by extremist groups. In 2013, the French ...

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6693
November 28th, 2015
Harvey Updyke poisoned Toomer's Corner oaks 5 years ago - AL.com -

Harvey Updyke poisoned Toomer's Corner oaks 5 years ago
AL.com
Updyke had been at the game but he and a friend decided not to stay in the hotel room they rented in Tuscaloosa, Updyke told ABC News earlier this year. "We just drove straight back to Dadeville," Updyke said in that interview, "seriously, I bet we ...

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6692
November 28th, 2015
Australian Christmas tree sets record with 518838 lights - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Australian Christmas tree sets record with 518838 lights
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Richards' 2014 record was smashed in June at a hotel in Myoko, Japan, by an image of a dragon comprising 1,529,103 lights. His 2013 record for lights at home was beaten within days by a family in LaGrangeville, New York, that decorated their home with ...

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6691
November 28th, 2015
Use of banned pesticide not isolated event in US territories - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Use of banned pesticide not isolated event in US territories
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The EPA's regional administrator, Judith Enck, said she and Puerto Rico's Agriculture Department have found at least several other examples of prohibited chemicals being used at hotels. She recommends anyone staying at a hotel in Puerto Rico or the ...

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6690
November 28th, 2015
Gunmen mercilessly mowed down guests in Mali hotel siege - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Newsweek

Gunmen mercilessly mowed down guests in Mali hotel siege
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — The early breakfast crowd sipped coffee and picked at croissants in the Radisson Blu's dining room, swiping through emails and the morning headlines on their smartphones. Outside the luxury hotel, the dusty, red-earth streets were ...
2 arrested over attack on luxury hotel in Mali Tuscaloosa Magazine

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6689
November 28th, 2015
Queen Elizabeth II visits beloved Malta and Commonwealth - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Queen Elizabeth II visits beloved Malta and Commonwealth
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"She was able to drive her own car around, go to the cinema, go to polo matches, go to dances at the Phoenicia Hotel," said royal biographer Hugo Vickers. "She has been known to say Malta is the only place in the Commonwealth, other than Britain, where ...

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6688
November 26th, 2015
Bentley asks federal government for refugee report update - Tuscaloosa News -

Bentley asks federal government for refugee report update
Tuscaloosa News
Robert Bentley, shown at the Kiwanis International 100th celebration dinner at the Embassy Suites hotel in Tuscaloosa on Aug. 7, 2015, has sent a letter to the White House and teh U.S. State Department requesting reports on the refugee program in ...

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6687
November 25th, 2015
The Latest: Paris hotel business hit hard by attacks - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

The Latest: Paris hotel business hit hard by attacks
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The brother of a fugitive Paris attack suspect is urging him to surrender to police immediately. Mohamed Abdeslam said on RTL radio Wednesday that he shares the pain of victims' families and wishes he and his family could have done something to prevent ...

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6686
November 25th, 2015
Kirby Smart named a nominee for the Broyles Award - 247Sports -

Kirby Smart named a nominee for the Broyles Award
247Sports
... Award in his first season in Tuscaloosa. The five finalists for the 2015 Broyles Award will be announced on Monday, Nov. 30, and the award's winner will be handed the award in person on Tuesday, Dec. 8, at 11:30 a.m. during a banquet at the ...

6685
November 25th, 2015
15 Alabama restaurants that are open on Thanksgiving - WIAT 42 -

WIAT 42

15 Alabama restaurants that are open on Thanksgiving
WIAT 42
Wynfrey Hotel — The hotel offers a Thanksgiving brunch. Todd English P.U.B — The Uptown Bham restaurant will offer a traditional Thanksgiving dinner. Renaissance Ross Bridge — Their Thanksgiving brunch usually runs about $40 per person. Seasons 52 ...

6684
November 25th, 2015
Inside Cuba Part Two: A Faded Glory - Weld for Birmingham (blog) -

Weld for Birmingham (blog)

Inside Cuba Part Two: A Faded Glory
Weld for Birmingham (blog)
Since 2002, the University of Alabama has had an Alabama-Cuba Initiative, under which UA students have been spending a semester in Cuba since 2009, UA faculty have been doing research studies on the island and Cuban professionals in a variety of fields ...

6683
November 25th, 2015
Militant attacks abroad a diplomatic quandary for China's Xi - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Militant attacks abroad a diplomatic quandary for China's Xi
Tuscaloosa Magazine
s international group — were among the 19 victims of last week's attack on the Radisson Blu hotel in Mali's capital, Bamako. The al-Qaida-linked group known as Al-Mourabitoun — or The Sentinels — has claimed responsibility for the attack. That ...

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6682
November 25th, 2015
Explosion hits bus carrying presidential guards in Tunis - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Explosion hits bus carrying presidential guards in Tunis
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Earlier this month, Tunisian authorities announced the dismantling of a cell that it said had planned attacks at police stations and hotels in the seaside city of Sousse, about 150 kilometers (95 miles) southeast of Tunis. Sousse was one of the targets ...

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6681
November 24th, 2015
Brussels security lockdown hits businesses - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Brussels security lockdown hits businesses
Tuscaloosa Magazine
At the Hotel Metropole, armed soldiers were keeping patrol outside the entrance while staffers inside stood idly behind the reception desk, with no hotel guests to serve. A sign warned potential customers that for "security reasons" the hotel's cafe ...

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6680
November 24th, 2015
Official warns of security threats after Mali hotel assault - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Official warns of security threats after Mali hotel assault
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — The official leading the investigation into the attack on a luxury hotel in Mali's capital is urging residents to keep an eye out for suspicious behavior and warns of heightened security threats. Prosecutor Boubacar Sidiki Samake ...

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6679
November 24th, 2015
Elaborate attack in Egypt's Sinai kills 2 police, judge - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Elaborate attack in Egypt's Sinai kills 2 police, judge
Tuscaloosa Magazine
CAIRO (AP) — An elaborate attack by Islamic militants, including a suicide car bombing, targeted a hotel in the city of El-Arish in the restive north of Egypt's Sinai Peninsula on Tuesday, killing two policemen and a judge, and wounding 12 others ...

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6678
November 24th, 2015
Mali releases photos of slain gunmen in hotel attack - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Mali releases photos of slain gunmen in hotel attack
Tuscaloosa Magazine
BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — State media broadcast photos Monday of the two slain attackers of a luxury hotel in Mali's capital, appealing for anyone who knew them to come forward with information about the gunmen. The photos of the two young men were taken ...

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6677
November 24th, 2015
Tourism officials meet in Paris to assess impact of attacks - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Tourism officials meet in Paris to assess impact of attacks
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
PARIS (AP) — Top tourism officials in Paris, one of the most visited cities in the world, are meeting to assess the impact of this month's attacks on tourism. Representatives from travel agencies, tour operators, hotels, restaurants as well as travel ...

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6676
November 23rd, 2015
A partial list of victims in the Mali hotel attack - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

A partial list of victims in the Mali hotel attack
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
—Anita Ashok Datar, 41, American from Maryland; a senior manager at Palladium Group, Peace Corps volunteer and expert in global health. —Zhou Tianxiang, Chinese, the general manager for China Railway Construction Corp.'s international group.

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6675
November 23rd, 2015
Syrian soccer player-turned-refugee in Iraq mulls options - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Syrian soccer player-turned-refugee in Iraq mulls options
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Today, 23-year-old Hanaan is a refugee and works as a waiter in a popular hotel restaurant in the northern Iraqi city of Irbil. The war, now in its fifth year, has wrecked almost every aspect of life in Syria — and sports and beloved soccer have not ...

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6674
November 23rd, 2015
New statement said to identify gunmen in Mali attack - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

New statement said to identify gunmen in Mali attack
Tuscaloosa Magazine
BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Mali began a three-day mourning period with flags flying at half-staff on Monday for victims of the assault on a luxury hotel full of foreigners, a day after a dueling claim of responsibility emerged. The Islamic extremist group, ...

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6673
November 23rd, 2015
The Latest: Senegal president visits Mali attack site - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

NDTV

The Latest: Senegal president visits Mali attack site
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Senegalese President Macky Sall, current chairman of the regional ECOWAS bloc, has visited the luxury hotel in Mali's capital that was shot up by gunmen in an attack that killed 19 people. During a joint news conference with Mali President Ibrahim ...
The Latest: 18 guests among the 20 dead in Mali hotel attack Tuscaloosa Magazine

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6672
November 23rd, 2015
LOOKING BACK: Northington General Hospital - Tuscaloosa Magazine (blog) -

LOOKING BACK: Northington General Hospital
Tuscaloosa Magazine (blog)
He stayed for a few days in the old McLester Hotel on Greensboro Avenue. Work had started on the hospital early in 1942 and by the fall of 1943, the giant project spread over 160 acres and was completed at a cost of more than $5 million. Built to care ...

6671
November 22nd, 2015
ENGAGEMENT: Yelverton-Curl - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

ENGAGEMENT: Yelverton-Curl
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Mr. and Mrs. Laymon Myres Yelverton of Linden are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren Scott, to Mr. John Wesley Curl of Mountain Brook. Parents of the groom are Mr. and Mrs. David Myron Lee of Orange Beach and the late Mr.

6670
November 22nd, 2015
Mali hotel attack aimed at peace talks, say separatists - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

BBC News

Mali hotel attack aimed at peace talks, say separatists
Tuscaloosa Magazine
BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — The assault on a luxury hotel in Mali's capital that killed 19 people was a clear attempt to derail a fragile peace process meant to stabilize the country's volatile north, a representative of northern separatist groups said Sunday ...
Shooting reported at Mali hotel Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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6669
November 22nd, 2015
The Latest: 11 doves released before French league match - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

The Latest: 11 doves released before French league match
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Turkey's state-run news agency says authorities have detained three suspected Islamic State militants, including a 26-year-old Belgian of Moroccan descent. The Anadolu Agency said early Saturday that the two Syrians and the Belgian national ...

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6668
November 21st, 2015
Who were the Paris attackers? Many crossed officials' radar - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Who were the Paris attackers? Many crossed officials' radar
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The Abdeslam brothers booked a hotel in the southeastern Paris suburb of Alfortville and rented a house in the northeastern suburb of Bobigny several days before the attacks. Hours after he was linked to the attacks, Abdeslam and two travelers were ...

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6667
November 21st, 2015
In Africa, Pope Francis to find a church growing in numbers - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

In Africa, Pope Francis to find a church growing in numbers
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Indeed, Islamic extremists stormed the Radisson Blu hotel in Mali on Friday and killed at least 20 people. Boko Haram, an Islamic extremist group, has waged an insurgency in Nigeria for years. And of more immediate concern to the Vatican, violence ...

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6666
November 21st, 2015
The Latest: 18 guests among the 20 dead in Mali hotel attack - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

The Globe and Mail

The Latest: 18 guests among the 20 dead in Mali hotel attack
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Mali's interior minister says that of the 20 people killed in Friday's attack on a luxury hotel in the capital, 18 were guests, while the remaining two were Malian police. Salif Traore said Saturday at a press conference that 17 guests were also ...
Shooting reported at Mali hotel Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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6665
November 21st, 2015
Irish dad whose selfie video was a YouTube hit back in Vegas - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Irish dad whose selfie video was a YouTube hit back in Vegas
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
But this time, he's delighted by his Mirage hotel suite and VIP activities, including at the TAO nightclub, SlotZilla zip line across downtown Las Vegas and on a nighttime helicopter tour. “Dear god above in heaven — my name in lights, show girls ...

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6664
November 21st, 2015
The Latest: Turkish media say 3 suspected militants detained - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

The Latest: Turkish media say 3 suspected militants detained
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Turkey's state-run news agency says authorities have detained three suspected Islamic State militants, including a 26-year-old Belgian of Moroccan descent. The Anadolu Agency said early Saturday that the two Syrians and the Belgian national ...

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6663
November 21st, 2015
American killed in Mali worked to improve global health - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

American killed in Mali worked to improve global health
Tuscaloosa Magazine
WASHINGTON (AP) — Family members of the American killed in a terror attack on a hotel in Mali say her life was devoted to helping others. A statement from the family of 41-year-old Anita Datar of Takoma Park, Maryland, notes that she was a senior ...

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6662
November 21st, 2015
Glen Allen mayor earns Cochrane Award - Tuscaloosa News -

Glen Allen mayor earns Cochrane Award
Tuscaloosa News
... Lamar, Pickens and Tuscaloosa counties. Glen Allen is in north-central Fayette County and south-central Marion County, with the majority of the town lying in Fayette County. The award recognizes outstanding leadership, innovation in local ...

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6661
November 21st, 2015
Mali awakes to state of emergency after hotel assault - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Washington Post

Mali awakes to state of emergency after hotel assault
Tuscaloosa Magazine
BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Malians woke up Saturday to a state of emergency after Friday's assault on the Radisson Blu hotel in the capital that killed 20 people plus two assailants, according to a military commander. Bamako was on edge after the brazen ...
Shooting reported at Mali hotel Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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6660
November 21st, 2015
Name released of Missouri woman killed at Logan's - WJTV -

WJTV

Name released of Missouri woman killed at Logan's
WJTV
... of Logan's Steakhouse on East County Line Road around 6:03 p.m.. logan's shooting Mitchell is from Excelsior Springs, Missouri. She was in the Metro area on a business trip. Mitchell was walking from her hotel to get dinner at Logan's when she was ...

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6659
November 20th, 2015
US eyes food exports to growing Asia under TPP trade pact - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

US eyes food exports to growing Asia under TPP trade pact
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"I had a fruit plate today at the hotel where I'm staying that was one of the best meals that I have ever eaten," he said. "And I will tell you that if the rest of the world could see that fruit plate in their kitchens, and in their restaurants, and in ...

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6658
November 20th, 2015
Obama calls on youth to reject extremism behind Paris attack - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Obama calls on youth to reject extremism behind Paris attack
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
In a fresh reminder of the extremist threat, as Obama was holding his town hall, gunmen were attacking a hotel in Mali, where they took about 170 hostages and shouted "God is great" in Arabic. Obama's national security adviser, Susan Rice, briefed him ...

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6657
November 20th, 2015
France seeks partners' aid to stanch inflow of extremists - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

France seeks partners' aid to stanch inflow of extremists
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The ceremony will be held at the gold-domed Hotel des Invalides, where Napoleon's tomb lies and which is seen as a symbol of France's military and international strength. Of the more than 350 people wounded in the attacks, scores are in critical ...

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6656
November 20th, 2015
Police release name of Missouri business woman shot, killed at Logan's - WJTV -

WJTV

Police release name of Missouri business woman shot, killed at Logan's
WJTV
Mitchell was walking from her hotel to get dinner at Logan's when she was shot. The suspect, Zebulum James, left the restaurant and drove through the parking lot of Drury Inn hitting a 59-year-old woman. She was taken to the hospital and released with ...

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6655
November 20th, 2015
Birmingham bakery, cafe will join Village of Providence with first Huntsville ... - AL.com -

AL.com

Birmingham bakery, cafe will join Village of Providence with first Huntsville ...
AL.com
In September, Madison-based Omega Hotel Group and Kana Hotel Group of Knoxville, Tenn., broke ground on a 92-room Hampton Inn north of SpringHill Suites at the corner of Main Street and Town Centre Drive. The $10.5 million, four-story hotel will ...

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6654
November 20th, 2015
What Literary Legend Gay Talese Thinks About Alabama Football's Chances This Year - New York Magazine -

New York Magazine

What Literary Legend Gay Talese Thinks About Alabama Football's Chances This Year
New York Magazine
“The first time I saw Joe Namath was after a waitress in this dining room of this Tuscaloosa hotel, a red haired waitress who was young in a tight blue uniform and left nothing to the imagination, to my imagination or hers,” the 83-year-old Talese ...
GAMEDAY: Remember the Iron Bowl-2010 The Crimson While

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6653
November 20th, 2015
Army: About 20 hostages freed from Mali hotel - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

The Express Tribune

Army: About 20 hostages freed from Mali hotel
Tuscaloosa Magazine
BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — A Malian army commander says about 20 hostages have been released from a hotel in the capital that was seized by gunmen throwing grenades. The gunmen had seized about 170 hostages on Friday morning at the Radisson Blu ...
Shooting reported at Mali hotel Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

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6652
November 20th, 2015
Reggie Ragland Named Bronko Nagurski Trophy Finalist - rolltide.com -

Reggie Ragland Named Bronko Nagurski Trophy Finalist
rolltide.com
Very active off the field in the community, Ragland has dedicated himself to volunteering in Tuscaloosa during his four years at The University of Alabama. He has gone above and beyond what is asked of student-athletes, working more than 50 hours of ...

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6651
November 19th, 2015
Female suicide bomber in France was among many in history - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Female suicide bomber in France was among many in history
Tuscaloosa Magazine
In that Nov, 9, 2005 assault, Sajida al-Rishawi and her newlywed husband, Ali al-Shamari, entered the ground-floor ballroom of Amman's Radisson SAS hotel while hundreds of people were celebrating a wedding reception. Al-Shamari set off his explosive ...

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6650
November 19th, 2015
Canadian newcomer Trudeau a fresh face among APEC leaders - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Canadian newcomer Trudeau a fresh face among APEC leaders
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Would-be admirers sipped cocktails in the lobby of his hotel, waiting to see him walk by. "Girls only have eyes for Trudeau, Nieto," gushed a headline in the newspaper Philippine Inquirer. "The Internet has found a reason to care about the APEC summit ...

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6649
November 19th, 2015
Honduras: Detained Syrians planned to seek refuge in US - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Honduras: Detained Syrians planned to seek refuge in US
Tuscaloosa Magazine
The newspaper reported that the woman was detained at a hotel in San Jose based on an Interpol alert and anonymous tips, and she could face up to six years in prison for the use of false documents. La Prensa Libre quoted assistant prosecutor Celso ...

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6648
November 19th, 2015
After attacks, many Parisians embrace food, wine and friends - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Hindustan Times

After attacks, many Parisians embrace food, wine and friends
Tuscaloosa Magazine
On the weekend after the attacks, restaurant business plunged 80 percent, according to France's hotel and restaurant union. Tables filled up again through the week, as Parisians heeded the call to go out, popularized on social media with the slogan ...
France hasn't the heart to enjoy best Beaujolais 'in a lifetime' - AFP.com AFP.com

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6647
November 19th, 2015
Get it while you can: Oskar Blues Hop Tub Bath Machine in high demand - AL.com -

AL.com

Get it while you can: Oskar Blues Hop Tub Bath Machine in high demand
AL.com
... in Tuscaloosa at Loosa Brews and Alcove Tavern; in Huntsville at Liquor Express, Wish You Were Beer, Old Town Beer Exchange, Mellow Mushroom and Brick Deli; in Auburn at The Hound, Mellow Mushroom Auburn, Kold Keg, Auburn Hotel and Momma ...

6646
November 19th, 2015
Enya returns with ethereal style she's made her own - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Enya returns with ethereal style she's made her own
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
NEW YORK (AP) — The Irish singer Eithne Ni Bhraonain — known to the world as Enya — has essentially created her own style of music and sold some 80 million CDs in three decades. Yet when she leaves a hotel after talking about her first new work in ...

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6645
November 19th, 2015
AP Conversation: Rubio on his Cuban roots, island's future - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

AP Conversation: Rubio on his Cuban roots, island's future
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
ORLANDO, Florida (AP) — As Marco Rubio campaigns for the Republican presidential nomination, he's pledging to bring generational change to Washington. Yet Rubio's policy toward Cuba hinges on reinstating a half-century-old diplomatic freeze that ...

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6644
November 19th, 2015
Female suicide bomber in France one of many in history - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Female suicide bomber in France one of many in history
Tuscaloosa Magazine
In that Nov, 9, 2005 assault, Sajida al-Rishawi and her newlywed husband, Ali al-Shamari, entered the ground-floor ballroom of Amman's Radisson SAS hotel while hundreds of people were celebrating a wedding reception. Al-Shamari set off his explosive ...

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6643
November 19th, 2015
Rod Wilkin named Entrepreneur of the Year - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Rod Wilkin named Entrepreneur of the Year
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Rod Wilkin, founder, president and CEO of Taco Casa, received the H. Pettus Randall Entrepreneur of the Year Award from the Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama during a luncheon Wednesday at Hotel Capstone.

6642
November 19th, 2015
A Perfect Dose of Humor and Insight: On Rick Moody's 'Hotels of North America' - The Millions -

A Perfect Dose of Humor and Insight: On Rick Moody's 'Hotels of North America'
The Millions
Take for instance, “La Quinta Inn, 4122 McFarland Boulevard East, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, January 5-9, 2002,” a place so grim that Reginald resorts to medication. “The list of Ambien side effects,” he writes, “includes headache, depression, sleepiness ...

6641
November 18th, 2015
Police: Two arrested in Texas in online trafficking of girl sent to Alabama - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Police: Two arrested in Texas in online trafficking of girl sent to Alabama
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Munoz allegedly took her to a hotel, sexually assaulted her then put her on a bus to an undisclosed Alabama city to meet 32-year-old Strickland. Police helped locate the girl and return her to relatives. A Munoz attorney didn't immediately comment.

6640
November 18th, 2015
Video Shows Man Being Tased So Many Times By Police He Ends Up Dead - IJ Review -

Video Shows Man Being Tased So Many Times By Police He Ends Up Dead
IJ Review
Graphic video has now been released involving the death 46-year-old Linwood Lambert, who was arrested in 2013 after police received a noise complaint from the hotel where he was staying in South Boston, Virginia. CNN reports that Lambert's official ...

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6639
November 14th, 2015
'I wanted to elevate journalism': Gay Talese, the writer who nailed Frank Sinatra - Telegraph.co.uk -

Telegraph.co.uk

'I wanted to elevate journalism': Gay Talese, the writer who nailed Frank Sinatra
Telegraph.co.uk
So it was that, in November 1965, he flew to Los Angeles, checked into the Beverly Wilshire Hotel, and contacted Sinatra's press agent to find out when the interview would be taking place. It wouldn't be, ..... I used to go to school in Alabama ...

6638
November 14th, 2015
New Orleans musical legend Allen Toussaint dies at 77 - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

New Orleans musical legend Allen Toussaint dies at 77
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Rescue workers were called to Toussaint's hotel in Madrid early Tuesday morning after he suffered a heart attack, said Madrid emergency services spokesman Javier Ayuso. They managed to revive him but Toussaint stopped breathing during the ambulance ...

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6637
November 12th, 2015
Tuscaloosa women honored at Pink Toolbox event - The Crimson While -

Tuscaloosa women honored at Pink Toolbox event
The Crimson While
On Thursday, women from around the Tuscaloosa area gathered at the Home2Suites hotel at 10 a.m. for the 2015 Women in Business Awards. The event, titled The Pink Toolbox, honored two local businesswomen and encouraged attendees to engage, ...

6636
November 12th, 2015
New Orleans musical legend Allen Toussaint dies at 77 - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

New Orleans musical legend Allen Toussaint dies at 77
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Rescue workers were called to Toussaint's hotel in Madrid early Tuesday morning after he suffered a heart attack, said Madrid emergency services spokesman Javier Ayuso. They managed to revive him but Toussaint stopped breathing during the ambulance ...

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6635
November 12th, 2015
Rick Moody's 'Hotels Of North America' Tells The Story Of A Man … Through His ... - WBUR -

WBUR

Rick Moody's 'Hotels Of North America' Tells The Story Of A Man … Through His ...
WBUR
And by the way, Morse is outraged, and wants you to be, too, that the La Quinta Inn of Tuscaloosa, Alabama, only serves grits with cheese, and this from a hotel located near an interstate that “makes you feel like you are at the edge of the known ...

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6634
November 11th, 2015
Veterans Day 2015: Discounts, deals and freebies for military personnel, veterans - AL.com -

AL.com

Veterans Day 2015: Discounts, deals and freebies for military personnel, veterans
AL.com
Orange Leaf has a location in Tuscaloosa. Golden Corral will provide a free meal and beverage to veterans, retired, active duty, National Guard or Reserves from 5-9 p.m. on Nov. 11. Outback Steakhouse is offering a free Bloomin' Onion and a beverage to ...

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6633
November 11th, 2015
UA's Culverhouse to Induct Seven into Business Hall of Fame - UA News -

UA News

UA's Culverhouse to Induct Seven into Business Hall of Fame
UA News
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The University of Alabama's Culverhouse College of Commerce will induct seven business professionals into the 2015 Alabama Business Hall of Fame Thursday, Nov. 12. The black tie ceremony will take place at the Hyatt Regency Hotel ...

6632
November 10th, 2015
Traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall arrives for three-day display in Lady Lake - Villages-News (registration) -

Villages-News (registration)

Traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall arrives for three-day display in Lady Lake
Villages-News (registration)
When Woodruff was a lance corporal and assigned to USMC –Hotel 2nd Battalion, 5th Marines in Vietnam they were sent on a mission. It was Jan. 26, 1967, and it was operation “Tuscaloosa.” They were to cross a river and claim some territory on the other ...

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6631
November 10th, 2015
Jose Reyes arrested on domestic abuse allegation: report - New York Daily News (registration) (blog) -

Jose Reyes arrested on domestic abuse allegation: report
New York Daily News (registration) (blog)
Former Mets shortstop Jose Reyes was arrested on domestic violence allegations in Maui according to Hawaii News Now. The reports says that Reyes, a four-time All Star, was arrested on Halloween for allegedlly assaulting his wife in their hotel room.

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6630
November 10th, 2015
An RV Road Trip for High School Football in New Orleans and LSU-Alabama at ... - The Big Lead -

The Big Lead

An RV Road Trip for High School Football in New Orleans and LSU-Alabama at ...
The Big Lead
This past weekend I was lucky enough to tag along with four friends who rented an RV in Houston, drove to New Orleans for a night, and then headed to Tuscaloosa for the LSU-Alabama game. In no particular order, here's what stood out about the trip.

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6629
November 10th, 2015
Richt: Staff dynamics portrayed wrongly - Savannah Morning News -

Richt: Staff dynamics portrayed wrongly
Savannah Morning News
ATHENS — Words being used to describe Georgia's football coaching staff this week prior to Saturday's 27-3 win against Kentucky included dissension and dysfunction. The Bulldogs performance on the field was being criticized after a third loss in four ...

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6628
November 9th, 2015
LOOKING BACK: First baby born in Gordo - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) (blog) -

LOOKING BACK: First baby born in Gordo
Tuscaloosa News (subscription) (blog)
After last week's column on Gordo history, I received an email from Barbara Elmore Keyes who said that her uncle and aunt, Charley and Jessie Sullivan, managed the Gordo Hotel in the late 40s or early 50s. Much earlier, Warren B. Howell and his wife ...

6627
November 9th, 2015
Copycat logos in Myanmar's election: fair or foul? - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Copycat logos in Myanmar's election: fair or foul?
Tuscaloosa Magazine
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Voters in Myanmar's landmark election will be stumbling into a virtual aviary Sunday when they see their ballot papers. And the confusion is ruffling political feathers. Nine of the contesting political parties are using a ...

6626
November 8th, 2015
Fortunetellers mixed on Myanmar's historic election - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Fortunetellers mixed on Myanmar's historic election
Tuscaloosa Magazine
"No question," said 53-year-old Kairo Thitsa, sitting beside a friend selling coconut milk in front of a newly constructed, yet-to-open five-star hotel. "The NLD will win." Kairo Thitsa insisted his prediction was based on astrology, not opinion. "OK ...

6625
November 8th, 2015
Here's the Sign Alabama Students Put Up for Their Louisiana Football Rivals to See - Mic -

Kansas City Star

Here's the Sign Alabama Students Put Up for Their Louisiana Football Rivals to See
Mic
Today, the Louisiana State University Tigers are set to take on the University of Alabama Crimson Tide in Tuscaloosa. Of course, before a ... She was standing behind me in the dimly lit corner of a small lounge at the Crosby Street Hotel. As people ...
Office of the Chancellor // Mizzou Hunger Strike and ConcernedStudent1950 Office of the Chancellor - University of Missouri
Statement from University of Missouri System President Tim Wolfe | Leadership ... University of Missouri System
Office of the Chancellor // Update on investigation of racist incident Office of the Chancellor - University of Missouri

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6624
November 8th, 2015
Strickland headed to Harvard for new mayors conference - Memphis Commercial Appeal -

Memphis Commercial Appeal

Strickland headed to Harvard for new mayors conference
Memphis Commercial Appeal
The seminar will feature a variety of topics, including "Transitioning from the campaign to City Hall," "Attracting the millennial generation to your city," "Policing and public safety," and "Tuscaloosa's response to the 4/27/11 tornado." Strickland ...

6623
November 7th, 2015
BC-AP Sports Preview Digest - FOXSports.com -

BC-AP Sports Preview Digest
FOXSports.com
The Yankees pitcher tells ABC's ''Good Morning America'' he would be sober for months, then hole up in his hotel room and empty the minibar. SENT: 600 words, photos. ... TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - No. 7 Alabama plays No. 4 LSU on Saturday, an SEC showdown that ...

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6622
November 7th, 2015
'Dallas Lives And Dies With The Cowboys': Dat Nguyen Gives An Insider's ... - UPROXX -

UPROXX

'Dallas Lives And Dies With The Cowboys': Dat Nguyen Gives An Insider's ...
UPROXX
No matter where we travel, there were thousands of fans at the hotel just to say hello, because they're a fan of the Cowboys. I don't know if they're still America's Team or not, but it signifies the Cowboys as a ... Is there any part of you that ...

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6621
November 7th, 2015
In shift, Russia suspends flights to Egypt, citing security - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

In shift, Russia suspends flights to Egypt, citing security
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Another tourist, Terrance Mathurian, a British builder travelling with his family, said they were told by hotel staff in the morning to head to the airport, following conflicting information. Looking at the long security line, he said that he "can ...

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6620
November 7th, 2015
Struggling Republicans see reasons to stay in 2016 race - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Struggling Republicans see reasons to stay in 2016 race
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He is facing a major cash crunch, ending the last fundraising quarter with $261,000 on hand. But his financial disclosure forms show he's finding ways to campaign cheaply, bunking at affordable hotel chains. Santorum, who is also low on cash, appears ...

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6619
November 7th, 2015
YMCA leader accepts new job in Florida - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

YMCA leader accepts new job in Florida
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Larisey, 35, became CEO of the Tuscaloosa YMCA on May 11, 2011, just two weeks after a tornado devastated the city. Since then, he has built the YMCA to a membership between 1,500 and 2,000 while overseeing a fundraising campaign that has led to the ...

6618
November 7th, 2015
Regent Club Hotel joins ACRE Corporate Cabinet - AL.com (blog) -

AL.com (blog)

Regent Club Hotel joins ACRE Corporate Cabinet
AL.com (blog)
The Regent Club Hotel on the Black Warrior River is coming to Tuscaloosa. Representing the very best of what Tuscaloosa hotels have to offer, The Regent Club Hotel will deliver an artful blend of elegant design, seamlessly intuitive service, and ...

6617
November 7th, 2015
Historic China-Taiwan meeting about symbolism, not substance - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Historic China-Taiwan meeting about symbolism, not substance
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The two will meet in the afternoon at the luxurious Shangri-la Hotel and attend an evening banquet. It's not clear what contact they'll have with the horde of Chinese, Taiwanese and international media descending on the Southeast Asian city-state for ...

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6616
November 6th, 2015
Toyota invests $1 billion in artificial intelligence in US - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Toyota invests $1 billion in artificial intelligence in US
Tuscaloosa Magazine
To drive home the message his vision was more than about just cars, Toyoda appeared at a Tokyo hotel with high profile robotics expert Gill Pratt, who will head the new organization called Toyota Research Institute Inc. Pratt was formerly a program ...

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6615
November 6th, 2015
France to reinstate border controls for UN climate meeting - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

France to reinstate border controls for UN climate meeting
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
The country saw particularly violent protests during a NATO summit in Strasbourg in 2009, when members of the violence-prone "black bloc" attacked police and set a hotel and customs station ablaze, leaving many injured and disrupting official meetings.

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6614
November 6th, 2015
Stranded British tourists to start departing Egyptian resort - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Stranded British tourists to start departing Egyptian resort
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Another tourist, Terrance Mathurian, a British builder travelling with his family, said they were told by hotel staff in the morning to head to the airport, following conflicting information. Looking at the long security line, he said that he "can ...

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6613
November 6th, 2015
Jam Packed Weekend in Meridian - WTOK -

WTOK

Jam Packed Weekend in Meridian
WTOK
The City of Meridian is gearing up for a jam packed weekend, with people expected to fill the hotels, restaurants and the city streets, the Meridian-Lauderdale County Tourism Department is working to make sure all visitors feel welcomed. ... Dede ...

6612
November 5th, 2015
Why It's So Difficult to Get an Abortion in Alabama - Cosmopolitan.com (blog) -

Why It's So Difficult to Get an Abortion in Alabama
Cosmopolitan.com (blog)
"In the 80s and 90s there were over a dozen abortion clinics in the state of Alabama. Now there are only five," she writes. "Just two of these clinics [Huntsville and Tuscaloosa] can care for patients who have advanced beyond the first trimester and ...

6611
November 5th, 2015
Bleisure travel shows Orlando parks not just for kids - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Bleisure travel shows Orlando parks not just for kids
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"Instead of doing a traditional banquet in a hotel ballroom, they see the opportunity to gather the group and take them into a theme park one evening and take over a land or a section of the theme park," Aguel said. "The goal is to have time for the ...

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6610
November 5th, 2015
Rick Moody discusses 'Hotels of North America' - Chicago Tribune -

Chicago Tribune

Rick Moody discusses 'Hotels of North America'
Chicago Tribune
The La Quinta in Tuscaloosa. A: Well, there's the Plaza, which he recalls from his childhood, and the Mercer in New York City, where he has a sort of broken-down assignation with a certain lover. So it's not as if he's never been in good hotels. It's ...

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6609
November 5th, 2015
Hotel Indigo takes shape for 2016 opening - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Hotel Indigo takes shape for 2016 opening
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
When complete, the Hotel Indigo will be the third hotel competed in downtown Tuscaloosa within an approximately 18-month span. The $27 million, 154-room Embassy Suites hotel, approved by the City Council in 2012, opened in February on the northwest ...

6608
November 5th, 2015
Fired by Panama condo owners, Trump demands $75 million - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

Fired by Panama condo owners, Trump demands $75 million
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
He said at the time that the Trump Organization had no plans to sue the hundreds of American and foreign condo investors who comprise the owner's association — including owners of hotel condominium units that remain under Trump's control.

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6607
November 4th, 2015
Displaced by Katrina, Sylve finds home at Alabama - Montgomery Advertiser -

Montgomery Advertiser

Displaced by Katrina, Sylve finds home at Alabama
Montgomery Advertiser
Now, as he prepares to face his homestate LSU in another pivotal Top 10 matchup Saturday in Tuscaloosa, the Alabama senior defensive back still considers Port Sulphur his “hub,” even if there hasn't been a place for him to call “home” there since that ...

6606
November 4th, 2015
Sherrington: Big 12 fans have a right to panic; CFP shutout possible again - Dallas Morning News -

Dallas Morning News

Sherrington: Big 12 fans have a right to panic; CFP shutout possible again
Dallas Morning News
4 Alabama play this week in Tuscaloosa, and that should knock out one, right? Not so fast. Both hail from the SEC, ... As noted SEC protagonist Paul Finebaum has said, I'm not even sure they're getting Big 12 games at their hotel. Frankly, I just didn ...

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November 4th, 2015
US companies in Cuba for week-long celebration of commerce - Tuscaloosa News (subscription) -

US companies in Cuba for week-long celebration of commerce
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
"We see it as an opportunity," Javier Alvarez, executive of Plasvisa, a Spanish firm that sells 4 million euros a year worth of plastic laminates and films and doors in Cuba, mostly to high-end hotel projects. "It's clear that new businesses will come ...

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November 3rd, 2015
Iranian state TV claims missing Lebanese citizen is a spy - Tuscaloosa Magazine -

Iranian state TV claims missing Lebanese citizen is a spy
Tuscaloosa Magazine
Zakka disappeared Sept. 18 while visiting Tehran for a state-sponsored conference, according to a statement from the Washington-based group IJMA3-USA, which advocates for Internet freedom across the Middle East. Zakka was last seen leaving his hotel in ...

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November 3rd, 2015
The oyster is their world: Hangout Cook-Off fills weekend with food, music - AL.com -

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The oyster is their world: Hangout Cook-Off fills weekend with food, music
AL.com
The music schedule features performances by Hotel Oscar, the New Breed Brass Band and Lennon & Maisy; at 5 p.m. The Black Jacket Symphony will perform The Eagles' "Hotel California" album followed by a set of other Eagles hits ending at 8 p.m. ... Tony ...

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November 3rd, 2015
Death of malnourished horse prompts complaints of misconduct by Alabama ... - AL.com -