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    A woman working out at the West Ashley Planet Fitness says she was asked to leave mid-workout Monday night because her "belly was hanging out."

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    UPDATE: Promoter responds to criticism over teen "wet" and "twerk" parties Video included

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    Recent parties asking teens to "freak," "twerk" and "get wet" are raising safety concerns among Birmingham City leaders.Some of the parties have been held at the Continental Ballroom and other venues for quite some time. Earlier this month, a shooting at the Continental Ballroom resulted in one teenager's injuries. City leaders, consequently, revoked the owner and party promoter's business licenses for that incident and prior complaints.But other upcoming teen parties are planned. They all ch...

    XXX Games? Video included

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     Some so-called gamers are putting themselves on full display, some of them going so far as having sex while thousands of people, possibly some under aged, watched. We have included instructions from the Entertainment Software Rating Board on how to set the controls for Sony PlayStation® 4 and Microsoft Xbox One®.

    Blount County DA cracking down on degrading social media accounts Video included

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    Blount County District Attorney Pamela Casey is on a mission to shut down several Instagram accounts degrading young women throughout the county. The accounts with names such as "WHORESOFBLOUNTCOUNTY" and "SLUTSOFSUSANMORE" show pictures of teenagers with degrading comments underneath. Casey said the pictures are used without the girls' permission. One site has been taken down, and Casey has asked the social media website to remove them all.

    Tuscaloosa documents city's post-tornado progress in three videos Video included

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     Motto: Safer, Smarter & Stronger

    Authorities find body of Riverside man who went missing in Lake Logan Martin Video included

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    ST. CLAIR COUNTY, Ala. -- Authorities have found the body of a Riverside man who went missing in Logan Martin Lake last weekend."At approximately 2:40 pm today the body of Mr. Willie Cosby was recovered from Logan Martin Lake in Riverside by search personnel," St. Clair County Sheriff Billy Murray said in a released statement. "Mr. Cosby was located in the area where multiple agencies have been searching since Monday morning."Cosby, 48, was fishing with his wife when he fell from the boat at ...

    Benefit concert to assist and celebrate rehab of injured Gadsden officer Video included

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    An Etowah County drug investigator who suffered a severe brain injury last month began taking steps in rehab this week.A truck collided with Gary Pierce as he rode his motorcycle while off duty March 15. He spent four week in intensive care at UAB before a transfer to Spain Rehabilitation Center.Pierce walked more than 250 feet Wednesday with the assistance of a walker. His commander at the Etowah County Drug Task Force, Rob Savage, said Pierce shows signs of improvement every day."He's talki...

    Birmingham man becomes third suspect arrested in Inglenook triple shooting investigation Video included

    Three suspects charged in connection with a triple shooting in the Inglenook community of Birmingham. (abc3340.com) Three suspects charged in connection with a triple shooting in the Inglenook community of Birmingham. (abc3340.com)
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    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Birmingham police have arrested a third suspect in connection an investigation into a triple shooting in the Inglenook community.Cedric Willis, 28, of Birmingham, is charged with first-degree robbery, first-degree burglary and second-degree assault for his alleged role in a shooting on Apr. 16 that injured three people. Prior to Willis' arrest, investigators charged two other men -- 22-year-old Tradarryl Boykins and 24-year-old Leroy DeBruce -- in connection with the incid...

    NWS Birmingham: Temporary antenna installed for NOAA weather radio alerts

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    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- The National Weather Service in Birmingham has installed a temporary antenna atop Red Mountain, allowing the NOAA weather radio to broadcast on a limited basis ahead of the threat of severe weather next week.

    UPS files motion for partial summary judgement in lawsuit over Birmingham plane crash Video included

    Attorneys for UPS filed a motion for partial summary judgement in a lawsuit over the August 2013 plane crash in Birmingham, Ala. Attorneys for UPS filed a motion for partial summary judgement in a lawsuit over the August 2013 plane crash in Birmingham, Ala.
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    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ala. -- The United Parcel Service Co. or UPS has filed a motion in Jefferson County Circuit Court requesting a partial summary judgement in the civil lawsuit over the plane crash in Birmingham last year.

    State Rep. Barry Moore arrested on felony perjury charges in connection with public corruption investigation

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    MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- An member of the Alabama House of Representatives was arrested Thursday on perjury charges, acting Alabama Attorney General W. Van Davis said.

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    • UPDATE: Promoter responds to criticism over teen "wet" and "twerk" parties

      UPDATE: Promoter responds to criticism over teen "wet" and "twerk" parties

      Thursday, April 24 2014 11:58 PM EDT2014-04-25 03:58:57 GMT
      Recent parties asking teens to "freak," "twerk" and "get wet" are raising safety concerns among Birmingham City leaders.Some of the parties have been held at the Continental Ballroom and other venues for quite some time. Earlier this month, a shooting at the Continental Ballroom resulted in one teenager's injuries. City leaders, consequently, revoked the owner and party promoter's business licenses for that incident and prior complaints.But other upcoming teen parties are planned. They all ch...More >>
      Recent parties asking teens to "freak," "twerk" and "get wet" are raising safety concerns among Birmingham City leaders.Some of the parties have been held at the Continental Ballroom and other venues for quite some time. Earlier this month, a shooting at the Continental Ballroom resulted in one teenager's injuries. City leaders, consequently, revoked the owner and party promoter's business licenses for that incident and prior complaints.But other upcoming teen parties are planned. They all ch...More >>
    • XXX Games?

      XXX Games?

      Thursday, April 24 2014 10:30 PM EDT2014-04-25 02:30:09 GMT
      Instructions from the Entertainment Software Rating Board on setting controls Sony PlayStation® 4 Finding the "Parental Controls" Options From the Dynamic Menu, using the left stick or directional pad,More >>
       Some so-called gamers are putting themselves on full display, some of them going so far as having sex while thousands of people, possibly some under aged, watched. We have included instructions from the Entertainment Software Rating Board on how to set the controls for Sony PlayStation® 4 and Microsoft Xbox One®.More >>
    • Housing director: pipe replacement complete in Marks Village

      Housing director: pipe replacement complete in Marks Village

      Thursday, April 24 2014 6:37 PM EDT2014-04-24 22:37:50 GMT
      All piping inside the Mark Village Housing Development in Gate City has been replaced, according to Naomi Truman, executive director of the Housing Authority--Birmingham District. Truman told ABC 33/40More >>
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    • Blount County DA cracking down on degrading social media accounts

      Blount County DA cracking down on degrading social media accounts

      Thursday, April 24 2014 10:06 PM EDT2014-04-25 02:06:14 GMT
      Blount County District Attorney Pamela Casey is on a mission to shut down several Instagram accounts degrading young women throughout the county. The accounts with names such as "WHORESOFBLOUNTCOUNTY" and "SLUTSOFSUSANMORE" show pictures of teenagers with degrading comments underneath. Casey said the pictures are used without the girls' permission. One site has been taken down, and Casey has asked the social media website to remove them all.More >>
      Blount County District Attorney Pamela Casey is on a mission to shut down several Instagram accounts degrading young women throughout the county. The accounts with names such as "WHORESOFBLOUNTCOUNTY" and "SLUTSOFSUSANMORE" show pictures of teenagers with degrading comments underneath. Casey said the pictures are used without the girls' permission. One site has been taken down, and Casey has asked the social media website to remove them all.More >>
    • State Rep. Barry Moore arrested on felony perjury charges in connection with public corruption investigation

      State Rep. Barry Moore arrested on felony perjury charges in connection with public corruption investigation

      Thursday, April 24 2014 12:32 PM EDT2014-04-24 16:32:51 GMT
      MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- An member of the Alabama House of Representatives was arrested Thursday on perjury charges, acting Alabama Attorney General W. Van Davis said.More >>
      MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- An member of the Alabama House of Representatives was arrested Thursday on perjury charges, acting Alabama Attorney General W. Van Davis said.More >>
    • Deputy Arrested For Synthetic Marijuana

      Deputy Arrested For Synthetic Marijuana

      Thursday, April 24 2014 7:57 AM EDT2014-04-24 11:57:01 GMT
      A Russell County Sheriff's deputy is accused of participating in a drug trafficking operation.The man was arrested Wednesday after police found 1.5 pounds of synthetic marijuana, or spice, in his Lee County apartment. The deputy has been with the sheriff's department for about two months where he worked in the traffic division. He previously worked as a police officer in Phenix City, Ala.It's unclear if charges have officially been filed in the case. A call to the sheriff's office wasn't imme...More >>
      A Russell County Sheriff's deputy is accused of participating in a drug trafficking operation.The man was arrested Wednesday after police found 1.5 pounds of synthetic marijuana, or spice, in his Lee County apartment. The deputy has been with the sheriff's department for about two months where he worked in the traffic division. He previously worked as a police officer in Phenix City, Ala.It's unclear if charges have officially been filed in the case. A call to the sheriff's office wasn't imme...More >>
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    • Authorities find body of Riverside man who went missing in Lake Logan Martin

      Authorities find body of Riverside man who went missing in Lake Logan Martin

      Thursday, April 24 2014 6:57 PM EDT2014-04-24 22:57:29 GMT
      ST. CLAIR COUNTY, Ala. -- Authorities have found the body of a Riverside man who went missing in Logan Martin Lake last weekend."At approximately 2:40 pm today the body of Mr. Willie Cosby was recovered from Logan Martin Lake in Riverside by search personnel," St. Clair County Sheriff Billy Murray said in a released statement. "Mr. Cosby was located in the area where multiple agencies have been searching since Monday morning."Cosby, 48, was fishing with his wife when he fell from the boat at ...More >>
      ST. CLAIR COUNTY, Ala. -- Authorities have found the body of a Riverside man who went missing in Logan Martin Lake last weekend."At approximately 2:40 pm today the body of Mr. Willie Cosby was recovered from Logan Martin Lake in Riverside by search personnel," St. Clair County Sheriff Billy Murray said in a released statement. "Mr. Cosby was located in the area where multiple agencies have been searching since Monday morning."Cosby, 48, was fishing with his wife when he fell from the boat at ...More >>
    • Benefit concert to assist and celebrate rehab of injured Gadsden officer

      Benefit concert to assist and celebrate rehab of injured Gadsden officer

      Thursday, April 24 2014 6:06 PM EDT2014-04-24 22:06:29 GMT
      An Etowah County drug investigator who suffered a severe brain injury last month began taking steps in rehab this week.A truck collided with Gary Pierce as he rode his motorcycle while off duty March 15. He spent four week in intensive care at UAB before a transfer to Spain Rehabilitation Center.Pierce walked more than 250 feet Wednesday with the assistance of a walker. His commander at the Etowah County Drug Task Force, Rob Savage, said Pierce shows signs of improvement every day."He's talki...More >>
      An Etowah County drug investigator who suffered a severe brain injury last month began taking steps in rehab this week.A truck collided with Gary Pierce as he rode his motorcycle while off duty March 15. He spent four week in intensive care at UAB before a transfer to Spain Rehabilitation Center.Pierce walked more than 250 feet Wednesday with the assistance of a walker. His commander at the Etowah County Drug Task Force, Rob Savage, said Pierce shows signs of improvement every day."He's talki...More >>
    • Gadsden man found with over 600 pornographic images and videos, arrested on child porn charges

      Gadsden man found with over 600 pornographic images and videos, arrested on child porn charges

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 4:11 PM EDT2014-04-23 20:11:36 GMT
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      A Gadsden man was arrested Tuesday on child pornography charges following an extensive investigation by several law enforcement agencies, the Etowah County Sheriff's Office said.More >>
      A Gadsden man was arrested Tuesday on child pornography charges following an extensive investigation by several law enforcement agencies, the Etowah County Sheriff's Office said.More >>
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