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Georgia Woman Pleads Guilty To Identity Fraud, Tax Fraud

A Georgia woman has decided to plead guilty in a large identity theft and tax fraud investigation involving Alabama and Georgia.

07/15/2014

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Georgia Man To Plead Guilty In Dog Fighting Case

An 11th person is planning to plead guilty in a dog-fighting investigation that stretched from Texas to Georgia .

07/08/2014

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Roland Martin: Are African Americans Willing To Cross Party Lines?

Question of the day: Black voters crossed party lines to torpedo a Mississippi Tea Partier. Should this strategy be expanded in the South? Why are conservatives & Tea Partiers mad because Black voters crossed the […]

WAOK-AM–06/25/2014

19-year-old Marissa Williams, whose aunt created a fictional Facebook profile, is accused of asking the fake friend to kill her family and their dog. (Getty Images)

Police: Alabama Woman Asked Fictional Facebook Friend To Murder Her Family

19-year-old Marissa Williams allegedly asked the fake Facebook friend, who was really her aunt, to kill the aunt, her fiance, a cousin and the family dog.

06/11/2014

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Super Regional Bound, Owls Topple Tide 4-2 in Regional Final Monday

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – With a 4-2 win over Alabama on Monday afternoon, the Kennesaw State baseball team punched its ticket to the NCAA Super Regional, the Owls winning their first ever Division I Regional in […]

92.9 The Game–06/03/2014

A Shoals-made ice cream brand, Shirey Ice Cream, has come under fire after one of the owners’ tweets against gays began spreading across social media circles and to other local businesses. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Ice Cream Brand Under Fire For Owner’s Anti-Gay Tweets

A Shoals-made ice cream brand, Shirey Ice Cream, has come under fire after one of the owners’ tweets against gays began spreading across social media circles and to other local businesses.

05/10/2014

Atlanta police say a 14-year-old boy showed up to Therrell High School with blood on his clothes. Investigators found the body of his 76-year-old grandmother at his home. (Getty Images)

Suspect Caught In Georgia After Sexually Assaulting Woman Along Interstate

Sheriff’s officials in Alabama say they’ve apprehended a suspect in Georgia after a sexual assault along Interstate 59.

05/06/2014

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2 More Plead Guilty To Dog Fighting In Alabama

An Alabama man pleaded guilty Wednesday to organizing dog fights that attracted participants from several states who bet thousands on the deadly matches.

04/30/2014

A young victim holed up in his bathroom to take cover from the Apr. 27 tornado moving rapidly toward his house used his final moments to send a final pair of text messages to his mother: “Goodbye mama…It’s heading right for me.” A man walks past a building that was destroyed by a tornado yesterday when it tore through the area for the second time in three years, on April 28, 2014 in Mayflower, Ark. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Tornadoes Leave More Than 30 Dead Over Two-Day Span

A dangerous storm system that spawned a chain of deadly tornadoes over three days flattened homes and businesses, forced frightened residents in more than half a dozen states to take cover and left tens of thousands in the dark Tuesday morning.

04/29/2014

Debris from a house destroyed by a tornado. (credit: Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Tornadoes Cause Damage, Injuries In Miss., Ala.

At least three tornadoes flattened homes and businesses, flipped trucks over on highways and bent telephone poles into 45-degree angles as they barreled through the South on Monday, killing at least one woman in Mississippi and unleashing severe thunderstorms, damaging hail and flash floods.

04/28/2014

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