Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey announces she has lung cancer

Alabama Governor Kay Ivey announced Thursday she has been diagnosed with lung cancer.

  GRAPHIC: Teen stabbed to death as dozens watched, videoed his final moments; arrest made

A teen's murder was live-streamed on social media and recorded by dozens of people who watched and did nothing to help, according to police.
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1 in 5 Americans can’t name a single branch of the government, study finds

The Annenberg Public Policy Center at the University of Pennsylvania surveyed 1,104 adults between Aug. 16 and Aug. 27. With a 3.6% margin of error, the study found 22% of respondents failed to name a branch of the government.

TOP STORIES

  Cooler and drier air lasting through the week

  Limestone County Sheriff’s Office needs help finding missing person

  Decatur’s 3M plant to stop manufacturing polymer product

  Developments coming to Madison

Wow! coming to Trash Pandas stadium for inaugural 2020 season

WOW! will provide 5-Gigabit Internet speeds to support stadium-wide WiFi, voice services to the administrative offices and internet for internal use.
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  ‘It’s bad’: Hundreds of water rescues as Imelda soaks Texas

Forecasters warned that Imelda could bring up to 35 inches (90 centimeters) of rain this week in some areas of Texas through Friday. The storm system also brought the risk of severe weather and prompted tornado warnings Thursday morning in the areas hit hardest by the flooding.

Service outage preventing landline access in Limestone County

  Rats! Multiple reports of rodents from the Marshall County Kitchen Cops

  Muscle Shoals businessman donates pet rescue kits to fire department

  New parade route for Athens homecoming

Suspect hospitalized after overnight officer-involved shooting on Highland Ave.

  Multiple arrests made after series of statutory rapes on JSU campus

  Oakwood University forms task force to address sexual misconduct allegations

  Huntsville nonprofit to make 1,000 lunches daily for kids in north Alabama

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  Delta flight makes emergency landing in Fla. after plunging 30,000 feet

An issue with cabin pressure caused panic aboard a Delta flight as the pilot made an emergency landing.

SPORTS

  High school football Week 4 preview

  Auburn ready for SEC conference play against Texas A&M

  Alabama A&M Coach: Bulldogs won’t play the Lions again

  Alabama Crimson Tide keeps winning streak alive in victory over Gamecocks

Alabama defeats South Carolina Gamecocks

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  Teen murder suspect’s grandfather detained at hearing in Madison County courthouse

  Decatur police arrest shooting suspect

  Madison County Commission passes $59M budget

  First responders work together in mass casualty simulation at Huntsville airport

  Back door cold front moving in

Afternoon highs will fall back into the middle and upper 80s for most areas on Thursday.
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  U.S. Navy: Mysterious UFO videos are real

The U.S. Navy has finally acknowledged that videos appearing to show UFOs flying through the air are real and were recorded years ago by fighter pilots.

  Woman charged in deadly shooting in Lauderdale County

  2nd arrest made in Huntsville Labor Day weekend murder

  Police searching for man who allegedly exposed himself at Decatur business

  Battle running for 4th term as Huntsville mayor