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Alabama father of child from one of 'those' countries addresses Trump

Last week, after JW Godwin heard that the president of the United States had used the phrase "shithole" to describe Haiti and African countries, he tossed and turned all night. He kept thinking of his 7-year-old daughter, Zoe, who was adopted from Ethiopia at 9 months old. "It's just wrong," said th

AL.COM - 2018-01-18 22:27:59

Planning commission approves apartments near U.S. 231

The Troy Board of Adjustment's approval Thursday of a special exception is the first step for a 56-unit apartment complex to locate in Troy off U.S. Highway 231. Mitchell Davenport, representing Clement and Company, LLC., returned before the planning commission for the second time to make the reques

TROY MESSENGER - 2018-01-19 09:01:25

Flu kills third-grade Pike Road student

Across the United States, Americans are coming down with potentially deadly strains of the flu this year, with at least twelve children who have already died after contracting the flu this season. According to a report by the Centers for Disease Control And Prevention, "influenza activity" is incre

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2018-01-18 18:39:18

For Community Hero Charles Lee, 'Success is one kid at a time'

Charles Lee, of That's My Dog and That's My Child, shares his life of cooking crack, prison and of showing the city's youth that they, too, can have a successful future. Kym Klass / Montgomery Advertiser Charles Lee wasn't supposed to live past age 5. Born prematurely and diagnosed with bronchitis

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2018-01-19 15:00:01

Montgomery County Roads and Bridges Impassable Advisory Lifted

Montgomery, AL- Effective at 2 pm on Thursday, January 18, 2018, conditions have improved and the previous IMPASSABLE TRAVEL ADVISORY for Montgomery County roads and bridges has been lifted. Because county officials cannot guarantee the conditions everywhere, drivers are reminded to use caution w

ALABAMANEWS.NET - 2018-01-18 20:31:38

FIRST ALERT: Heavy snowfall to affect Montgomery, Prattville over next hour

The WSFA First Alert Weather team has declared a First Alert Weather Day for Tuesday night into Wednesday morning to give you advance notice of dangerous weather conditions. [READ MORE: What is a First Alert Weather Day?] Our developing winter storm is already dropping snow across much of central Al


YMCA hosts community needs discussion

The YMCA of Chilton County held a Community Needs Assessment Forum with community leaders on Jan. 18. Attendees were divided into smaller groups to discuss ideas. When all of the ideas were brought together, mentoring and a youth leadership program were listed as top priorities. Mentoring had been d

CLANTON ADVERTISER - 2018-01-19 18:05:00

Alabama cities and counties square off in Montgomery over online sales tax

Amazon, the world's largest online retailer, currently pays taxes to Alabama through the Simplified Sellers Use Tax program. The company's recent acquisition of Whole Foods, however, could prevent Amazon's continued participation in the program. Legislation has been introduced to allow Amazon to con

AL.COM - 2018-01-18 12:08:50

Police arrest man accused of kiling Jose Hernandez-Portillo in Quiet Waters Park

ANNAPOLIS, Md. - Anne Arundel County police arrested a man in connection with a set of human remains found in Quiet Waters Park in March 2016. Detectives believe David Enrique Diaz Alvarado was involved in the murder of Jose Hernandez-Portillo and have charged Alvarado with first degree murder. An e

ABC2 NEWS - 2018-01-19 17:07:20

Police: Over 1,000 bags of heroin found at Dover hotel; two charged

37-year-old Michael Grabowski, of Hartly and 26-year-old Ashley Deel od Dover DOVER, Del. - Two people are in custody, after police say they seized over 1,000 bags of heroin during a search at a hotel, in Dover. The Dover Police Department says on Thursday, just after 6;30 PM, they were assisted by

WMDT.COM - 2018-01-19 14:47:35

Four Arrested in Camden Wyoming Home Invasion

CAMDEN WYOMING, Del. -- Delaware State Police have arrested four suspects in connection with a home invasion Thursday afternoon in on Mahan Corner Road. Police responded to the 1600 block of Mahan Corner Road around 1:45 yesterday afternoon where they say a 45-year-old man recalled hearing loud nois

WBOC - 2018-01-19 20:34:00

Police arrest suspect in Annapolis gang homicide

Police said Friday they have arrested a suspect in the gang-related murder of 22-year-old Jose Hernandez-Portillo - more than 22 months after the Annapolis man was reported missing. David Enrique Diaz-Alvarado of Annapolis, 20, was arrested Jan. 17 and charged with the first-degree murder of Hernand

BALTIMORE SUN - 2018-01-19 18:35:00

Press conference transcript: Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh, new police chief Darryl DeSousa

Mayor Catherine Pugh: ... I've named Deputy Commissioner DeSousa as commissioner for the Baltimore City Police Department. For those of you who don't know, for the last year I've had an opportunity to interact with our police department over the last year. I've gotten to know many of our law enforce

BALTIMORE SUN - 2018-01-19 16:35:00

Two Arrested in Milford Theft Investigation

DOVER, Del.- Milford police have arrested two men accused of stealing merchandise from Walmart. Police said that on Thursday, Jan. 18, 25-year-old Dylan Melvin of Milford, and 35-year-old Alphons Anderson of Dover, turned themselves in after being identified as the suspects an an investigation that

WBOC - 2018-01-19 17:47:00

Police: Annapolis woman robbed, thrown down a stairwell

Annapolis police arrested two men Thursday and charged them with robbing a woman in Eastport and then throwing her down a stairwell. Officers were called to the Harbour House apartment building in the 1100 block of Madison Street after area residents reported a woman screaming for help in the stairw

BALTIMORE SUN - 2018-01-19 14:50:00

Alleged car burglars captured in Seaford

A pair of women who'd been sought for multiple thefts from vehicles across Sussex County were arrested on Thursday. Delaware State Police reported the captures of 22-year-old Katelyn Foskey, of Greenwood, and 24-year-old Miranda Abbott, of Georgetown, following a brief vehicle pursuit in the Seaford

WDEL 1150AM - 2018-01-19 14:25:00

Coroner releases name of woman killed in wreck on Steam Mill Road

A 31-year-old Columbus woman was killed late Thursday in a wreck on Steam Mill Road, Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan said. Claudia Nicole Johnson was pronounced dead on the scene at 11:07 p.m. Her body will be transported to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation crime lab in Decatur for an autops

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-01-19 16:13:00

Truck driver dead after crash between two 18-wheelers on I-459

One man is dead following a rush-hour crash between two 18-wheelers on Interstate 459 in Bessemer. The wreck happened about 7:15 a.m. on I-459 north at the Eastern Valley Road exit. Bessemer police Lt. Christian Clemons it appears traffic was slowing down from an earlier vehicle fire when one 18-whe

AL.COM - 2018-01-19 14:52:38

Some Columbus roads still closed due to icy conditions after winter storm

The Department of Public Works continued to control traffic on several roads throughout the city Thursday due to slick ice that just would not melt. As of 4 p.m. Thursday, there were still seven roads with barricades, a significant reduction from the 82 roads closed Wednesday, according to an email

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-01-19 02:07:00

FATAL ACCIDENT: One person is dead after a single- vehicle crash in Lee County

LEE COUNTY, Ala (WRBL) -- - Lee County Sheriff's Jay Jones confirms one person is dead after a single- vehicle crash at the intersection of Alabama Highway 169 in the Salem Community. Coroner Bill Harris tells News 3 it appears the victim was driving a truck while pulling a U-Haul, when the truck sl

WRBL.COM - 2018-01-19 17:42:51