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Police are searching for the man who robbed a couple at gunpoint inside a Huntsville motel room. (Source: WAFF Staff) Police are searching for the man who robbed a couple at gunpoint inside a Huntsville motel room. (Source: WAFF Staff)
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Police investigate armed motel robbery

Police are searching for the man who robbed a couple at gunpoint inside a Huntsville motel room. It all started Monday evening at the Super 8 Motel with a simple act of kindness that quickly backfired when an unwelcomed guest showed at the couple's hotel door. 

Defense Secretary Carter: American killed in combat in Iraq

Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Tuesday that an American serviceman has been killed near Irbil in Iraq. "It is a combat death," Carter said at the outset of a news in Stuttgart, Germany where he has been consulting with European allies this week. The defense secretary provided no other details, other than to tell reporters that the serviceman lost his life "in the neighborhood of Irbil."

Isolated showers possible with temperatures into the low-to-mid 70s

We’re starting this morning with mostly cloudy skies. There won’t be much in the way of steady rain, but areas of drizzle can be expected. A brief, isolated shower is possible through the day with the clouds sticking around. 


We hope you'll join Margo Gray, Trent Butler and David Ernst for WAFF 48 News this morning. Remember, you can always watch online at WAFF.com/Live or by tapping "Watch Newscasts" on your WAFF News mobile app.wa

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