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Ala Group: Some Judges Might Give Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

The association representing Alabama’s probate judges says it’s possible some judges there may issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples when courthouses open Monday, despite their advice against it.

01/25/2015

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Couple Behind Ala. Gay Marriage Case Grateful For Ruling

The couple whose lawsuit toppled Alabama’s gay marriage ban say they are grateful, overjoyed and still a little a bit in disbelief.

01/24/2015

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Brawl Erupts During Auburn-Alabama Women’s Basketball Game

Three players were ejected after a fight broke out at the women’s basketball game between Auburn and Alabama on Thursday night.

01/23/2015

File photo of a U.S. military Humvee. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Accused Of Driving Stolen Humvee On Alabama Road

The vehicle description called in to the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office was unusual:

01/20/2015

Canned food are piled up in a market. (credit: ISSOUF SANOGO/AFP/Getty Images)

Principal: Let Students Hurl Canned Food At Intruders

A middle school principal in eastern Alabama wants to stockpile cans of food such as corn and peas in classrooms so that students could hurl them as weapons in a last-resort confrontation with a school intruder.

01/13/2015

Booking photo of Audre Jerome Hendon. (Marengo County Sheriff's Office)

Police: Man Threw Chainsaws During High Speed Chase

Demopolis police officers say a robbery suspect threw chainsaws at them while they chased the suspect during a getaway Thursday morning.

01/12/2015

File photo of a fence at a prison. (Photo by FRANK PERRY/AFP/GettyImages)

Former Gov. Siegelman Seeks Release From Prison

Former Gov. Don Siegelman was to be in federal court Monday for a hearing on his request to get out of prison while he fights his 2006 bribery conviction.

12/15/2014

SANTA CLARA, CA - DECEMBER 05: Marcus Mariota #8 of the Oregon Ducks releases over coverage by Tra'Mayne Bondurant #21 of the Arizona Wildcats during the first half of the PAC-12 Championships at Levi's Stadium on December 5, 2014 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images

Heisman Watch: Oregon’s Marcus Mariota Will Win 2014 Heisman Trophy

Later this week the Heisman Trophy will add one new member to the most exclusive fraternity in sports. It is widely expected that Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota will hear his name announced as the 2014 Heisman Trophy winner, which would make him the first player in program history to win the highest individual honor in college football.

12/11/2014

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Alabama Woman Convicted In Children Sex Abuse Ring

The conviction Wednesday of an Alabama woman accused of being part of an incestuous sex ring provided graphic evidence about horrendous child molestation, but it didn’t answer a baffling question: What happened to a young victim who is missing and presumed dead?

12/10/2014

SANTA CLARA, CA - DECEMBER 05: Marcus Mariota #8 of the Oregon Ducks scrambles in the first half against the Arizona Wildcats during the PAC-12 Championships at Levi's Stadium on December 5, 2014 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Stage For Awesome Playoff Set And How The Big 12 Can Join The Fun Next Year

The stage is now set for the first College Football Playoff, and it is going to be fantastic. Unfortunately, somebody had to be left out of the big party, and this year the Big 12 saw not one but two worthy candidates be shutout of the playoff.

12/09/2014

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