Franklin County escapee recaptured after a month on the run

Authorities say Richie Landers was captured in Colbert County near the town of Leighton.

  Mueller finishes Russia investigation, submits report to Justice Department

Mueller is not recommending any more criminal charges for any more individuals as the investigation ends.
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  Miller Lite sues Bud Light over corn syrup ads

The lawsuit accuses Bud Light parent Anheuser-Busch of starting a "false and misleading advertising campaign" that said Miller Lite and Coors Light use corn syrup and high-fructose corn syrup.

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  Hemp becomes growing sector in Alabama agriculture

  North Alabama lawmaker proposes bill to legalize medical marijuana

Mazda Toyota to begin hiring process for Huntsville plant in Fall 2019

US forces say 2 American soldiers killed in Afghanistan

Warriors to the Workforce hiring event at VBC

This free event is also for transitioning service members, or military spouses.
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Spaceflight activates herpes virus in astronauts, study finds

The longer astronauts spend in space, the more likely they are to have the disease reactivated, NASA finds.

Decatur Police ‘Explorer Program’ returns for 3rd year

Tyson recalls 69,000 pounds of chicken strips over possible metal contamination

  Alexander Shunnarah shares the story behind his success in Alabama

  Vehicle swept away by floodwaters recovered at Buck’s Pocket State Park

  Remington loses $3M incentive in Alabama

Body found in Fort Payne creek

  Alabama Senate votes to repeal Common Core standards

  NCAA tournament: Let the games begin - in earnest

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Fentanyl-related overdose deaths up 1,000 percent, CDC says

In the five years from 2011 to 2016, the number of deaths linked to fentanyl grew from less than 1,700 to more than 18,000.

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Report: Alabama, Avery Johnson negotiating contract buyout

Patriots owner Robert Kraft offered a plea deal in prostitution case - with a catch

Prosecutors offered Kraft, along with others a plea deal, but they must concede they would've been found guilty.

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Texas woman sues Olive Garden, claims stuffed mushroom severely burned her

  Woodlawn HS million-dollar scholar reacts to college cheating scandal

  Man hit by ‘very realistic’ scam impersonating Huntsville Utilities

  Man in custody following standoff in Jackson County

Bill would allow taxpayers to donate a portion of their refund to the border wall

Alabama Senate lawmakers debated a bill that would allow an income tax refund if you donate to the border wall.
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  Parkland, FL, school shooting survivor takes own life

Sydney Aiello’s mother said her daughter felt survivor’s guilt and was diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder after being on campus the day of the shooting last year.

  VP Mike Pence coming to Huntsville for Space Council meeting

  Limestone County investigator’s phone number spoofed

  Marshall County woman’s family still looking for justice 5 years after her murder

  Florence student honored among ‘100 High School Students America Needs to Know About’