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Alabama: State in the southeastern United States
Alabama is a state in the southeastern region of the United States. It is bordered by Tennessee to the north, Georgia to the east, Florida and the Gulf of Mexico to the south, and Mississippi to the west. Alabama is the 30th largest by area and the 24th-most populous of the U.S. states. With a total of 1,500 miles (2,400 km) of inland waterways, Alabama has among the most of any state.

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Trump Campaign Slams Jeff Sessions For 'Delusional' Campaign Platform [Video]

Trump Campaign Slams Jeff Sessions For 'Delusional' Campaign Platform

President Donald Trump's reelection campaign has sneered at former Trump administration AG Jeff Sessions. According to Business Insider, Sessions is trying to get his position back as a Republican US..

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U.S. appeals court allows Texas abortion ban amid pandemic [Video]

U.S. appeals court allows Texas abortion ban amid pandemic

A U.S. appeals court ruled Tuesday (March 31) that Texas is allowed to limit a woman's ability to get an abortion under the state order stopping non-urgent medical procedures during the coronavirus..

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Federal Judges Says No To States' Temporary Bans On Abortions [Video]

Federal Judges Says No To States' Temporary Bans On Abortions

Federal judges in Alabama and Ohio rejected three states’ temporary bans on abortions. Alabama federal judge Myron Thompson said the ban would unnecessarily hurt peoples’ access to abortions...

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Trump endorses Sessions' opponent in Alabama [Video]

Trump endorses Sessions' opponent in Alabama

In a blow to former attorney general Jeff Sessions’ attempt to reclaim his seat in the U.S. Senate, President Donald Trump on Tuesday (March 10) endorsed his challenger for the Republican nomination..

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Super Tuesday: Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders given campaign boosts [Video]

Super Tuesday: Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders given campaign boosts

Joe Biden's campaign to become the Democrats' presidential candidate has been boosted by primary wins in many states - but Super Tuesday's biggest prize went to rival Bernie Sanders. The former vice..

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Super Tuesday - the winners and losers so far [Video]

Super Tuesday - the winners and losers so far

Joe Biden's campaign to become the Democrats' presidential candidate has been boosted by primary wins in many states - but Super Tuesday's biggest prize went to rival Bernie Sanders. The former vice..

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Biden Gets Boost Of Delegates From Super Tuesday [Video]

Biden Gets Boost Of Delegates From Super Tuesday

Former Vice President Joe Biden continued his success from South Carolina on Super Tuesday. Super Tuesday offers nearly one-third of the total number of delegates needed to win the party’s..

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Protesters storm stage during Biden Super Tuesday speech [Video]

Protesters storm stage during Biden Super Tuesday speech

During his Super Tuesday speech, former Vice President Joe Biden was interrupted by protesters in Los Angeles, California.

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Biden Launches Massive Super Tuesday Ad Campaign [Video]

Biden Launches Massive Super Tuesday Ad Campaign

Joe Biden’s campaign is launching advertising in Super Tuesday states. The small ad buy leaves the former vice president significantly outmatched by most of his Democratic rivals. 14 states prepare..

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Is This The World's Oldest Gym Goer? 91-Year-Old Man Works Out Three Days A Week [Video]

Is This The World's Oldest Gym Goer? 91-Year-Old Man Works Out Three Days A Week

?Is this the world's oldest gym goer? 91-year-old Lloyd Black from Alabama attends the gym three times a week, and has become an internet sensation after pictures of him working out went viral. Dressed..

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U.S. judges stop Texas, Ohio, Alabama from curbing abortions during coronavirus crisis

Federal judges on Monday blocked officials in Texas, Ohio and Alabama from banning most abortions in those states as part of their orders to postpone surgeries and other procedures deemed not medically..
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4-year-old girl and her dog found alive after disappearing for two days in Alabama woods

Evelyn Sides, who goes by Vadie, was found unharmed Friday two days after she disappeared during a walk in the Alabama woods.
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Suspected tornado strikes northeast Mississippi

A suspected tornado heavily damaged a store in northern Mississippi and other structures along the line with Alabama as a severe storm system crossed the Deep South. (March 25)  
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Tornado rips across Mississippi and Alabama, causing injuries and damage

A "large and destructive" tornado ripped across northeastern Mississippi and northwestern Alabama late Tuesday afternoon.
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Daimler to halt production in Alabama, South Carolina for two weeks

Daimler is suspending production at its plants in Tuscaloosa, Alabama and Charleston, South Carolina for two weeks starting today, it said.
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"Please have mercy": Minutes before Nathaniel Woods' execution, murder victim's sister begged an Alabama official to spare him

Minutes before Nathaniel Woods' scheduled execution, the sister of the cop he was convicted of killing begged an Alabama official to spare his life.
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MLK III: Alabama execution shows we haven't come far since 'Bloody Sunday,' King march

Nathaniel Woods was convicted as an accomplice, and didn't pull the trigger that killed three Alabama officers. His death is a modern-day lynching.
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In blow to ex-attorney general Sessions, Trump endorses challenger in Alabama

In a blow to former attorney general Jeff Sessions' attempt to reclaim his seat in the U.S. Senate, President Donald Trump on Tuesday endorsed his challenger for the Republican nomination in Alabama,..
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Trump Endorses Tommy Tuberville (and Not Jeff Sessions) for Senate in Alabama

President Trump, in a tweet Tuesday night, expressed his full-throated endorsement of the man running against his former attorney general in a runoff election for the state’s primary.
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Paraglider rescued after being stuck in a tree for hours

A paraglider in Gurley, Alabama was rescued after being stranded in a tree 70-feet in the air for more than four hours.
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Charles Barkley to sell MVP trophy, Dream Team memorabilia to build affordable housing

Charles Barkley said he plans to sell his NBA MVP trophy and 1992 Dream Team memorabilia to help build affordable housing in Leeds, Alabama.
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'Chaos, confusion and corruption': Violence persists in Alabama's prisons despite federal investigation

In 2019, the Alabama prison system had one of its most violent years in a decade. Sixteen prisoners were killed.
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Today in History for March 7th

Highlights of this day in history: Civil rights marchers attacked in Selma, Alabama; Nazi Germany's dictator Adolf Hitler sends troops into the demilitarized Rhineland; Movie director Stanley Kubrick..
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John Lewis-led pilgrimage aims to remind Congress: 'Our vote is our voice'

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Alabama man executed for role in 2004 killing of three police officers

An Alabama man was put to death by lethal injection on Thursday for his role in the 2004 killing of three police officers at his Birmingham apartment during a drug bust, state corrections officials..
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Nathaniel Woods Execution: Supreme Court Orders Temporary Stay in Alabama

Nathaniel Woods was condemned by a judge even though a jury failed to reach a unanimous verdict on his sentence. The U.S. Supreme Court intervened on Thursday, delaying his execution.
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U.S. Supreme court halts scheduled execution of Alabama man convicted of killing three police officers

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Factbox: Sessions faces runoff for Alabama Senate; Texas incumbents holding off challengers

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Many young voters sat out Super Tuesday, contributing to Bernie Sanders' losses

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Former college football coach Tommy Tuberville, Jeff Sessions headed to runoff in GOP race for Alabama Senate

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Biden Wins Virginia, North Carolina and Alabama on Strength of Black Voters

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Alabama safety Xavier McKinney on NFL draft meeting with Patriots: 'A little tough, a little awkward'

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Trump administration backs off sending coronavirus patients to Alabama -governor

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A proposed Alabama law would require all men get a vasectomy after they turn 50. The sponsor says the bill is a response to abortion bans.
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Jeff Sessions Was ‘Trump Before Trump.’ Will Alabama Voters Remember?

Ask Republicans in the state what they think of Mr. Sessions, who is running again for the Senate there, and many will use the same belittling adjectives the president has hurled at him.
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Special Report: 'Scam PAC' fundraisers reap millions in the name of 'heart-tugging' causes

From unmarked strip-mall offices in small-town Alabama, the calls go out across the United States, meant to talk people into giving money for heart-tugging causes like helping breast cancer patients or..
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Crews work through wreckage after Alabama dock fire kills 8: What we know now

The blaze broke out early Monday in at the Scottsboro, Alabama, dock, killing at least eight and scorching almost three dozen boats, authorities say.
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