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Kratom Users In States That Ban It Discuss How Prohibition Has Made Life Worse
Their stories offer a look at the potential consequences and challenges of a federal ban on the botanical drug.
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Alabama Sheriff Who Pocketed $750,000 From Jail Food Budget Loses GOP Primary
Etowah County Sheriff Todd Entrekin kept money meant to feed inmates, AL.com reported.
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Thousands Voted For A Dead Gubernatorial Candidate In Alabama
But incumbent Gov. Kay Ivey secured the GOP nomination.
Alabama Democrat Running For Congress Appears To Be Violating Licensing Law
Adia McClellan Winfrey has been presenting herself as a clinical psychologist. But she's never been licensed. In Alabama, where she's running, that's against the law.
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Alabama Allows Armed Principals In Schools
Governor Kay Ivey has authorized school districts to give administrators handguns if they complete a training and approval process.
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Subtropical Storm Alberto Barrels Up Gulf Coast Prompting States Of Emergency
Florida, Alabama and Mississippi declared states of emergency on Saturday.
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Teen Claims He Visited Heaven During Near Death Experience
Trenton McKinley is recovering from severe brain trauma after an accident.
Lynching Memorial Confronts America’s History of Racial Violence
A new memorial in Alabama will recognize the people of color lost to lynching in America, and try to reckon with the nation’s history of racial terror.
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Teen Gets Decades In Prison For ‘Murder’ Of Someone Killed By A Cop
Lakeith Smith was convicted under Alabama's accomplice liability law.
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Graphic Street Art Of Trump Shooting Schoolchildren Sparks Outcry
"People can't handle the truth, especially when it's painted out in a picture for them."
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This Alabama District Came Shockingly Close To Effectively Segregating Its Schools
The threat of resegregation haunted this school district in Alabama just last month.
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Alabama To Put Ten Commandments Displays On November Ballot
Nearly 15 years after a federal judge ordered the biblical laws out of a state building, voters may allow them back.
Politicians Slammed For Offensive Remarks
Here’s proof that it’s not just national politicians who say dumb stuff.
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Alabama Lawmaker Opposes Arming Teachers Because 'Lady Teachers' Are 'Scared Of Guns'
“We don’t need to have a lady teacher in a school that’s got a firearm," state Rep. Harry Shiver said.
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Alabama Likely To Botch The Execution Of An Already Dying Man
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Killing Doyle Lee Hamm violates the Eighth Amendment.
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Why The U.S., One Of The World's Richest Countries, Struggles With Diseases Of Poverty
An estimated 12 million Americans have a disease linked to extreme poverty.
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Alabama GOP Told Gay Sheriff Candidate He Couldn’t Run As A Republican
"I'm disappointed, but I'm not deterred," he said.
Mom Of Racist-Ranting Alabama Student Says She Didn't Raise Her That Way
Sorority sister Harley Barber was expelled after vile videos went viral.
University Of Alabama Expels Sorority Sister For Using Racial Slurs In Video Rants
"I'm an idiot," she said of the vile clips.
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Movement Against Juvenile Court Fees Runs Into Resistance
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In almost every state and the District of Columbia, the minors who appear in the roughly one million juvenile court cases
Alabama Player Proposes After Game Because A National Title Isn't Enough
How much winning can a guy do in one night?
Trump Forgets National Anthem
After spending months slamming NFL players who “disrespect” the national anthem, President Donald Trump appeared to forget the words to ‘The Star-Spangled Banner’ ahead of college football’s national championship game.
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Tuesday's Morning Email: Inside Alabama's Wild Championship Comeback
At Trump's "safest space."
Photographer Gets Absolutely Flattened On The Final Play Of The Game
He took one for the team.
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Alabama Player Kyriq McDonald Collapses On The Sideline Of Title Game
The freshman fell near the end of the third quarter as Alabama was trying to mount a comeback from a 13-0 halftime deficit.
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Alabama Rallies To Win Fifth NCAA Football Title In 9 Years
The Crimson Tide defeated the Georgia Bulldogs, 26-23, in overtime.
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