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Photos: 24 of the best images from the past week buff.ly/31ZNLrG

BEER LOVERS REJOICE! People were able to fill their cups with craft beers, IPAs or just plain ole Bud Light if that… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Six people were injured Saturday at the Tour Championship when lightning struck a 60-foot pine where they were taki… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Heavy rain Saturday afternoon causes flooding issues around Birmingham abc3340.com/news/local/flo…

Asking for tech help — trying to play/rip audio CD. Windows 8.1 laptop. Disc is clean. iTunes recognizes album info… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Check this out! Six hurt in lightning strike at PGA tournament in Atlanta. waff.com/2019/08/24/lig…

We could see a break at the pump as we head into fall waff.com/2019/08/25/gas…

An Alabama murder suspect released on a lower bail due to a clerical error is back behind bars. enewscourier.com/news/state_and…

Man charged with capital murder in court next month waff.com/2019/08/24/cap…

As a young Texas couple were leaving the courthouse for their wedding ceremony, their car collided with a pickup tr… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

How ‘Old Town Road’ gamed the system, won the summer and became a cultural phenomenon buff.ly/323rqJP

Work crews in Arizona and New Mexico forged ahead Friday with construction of taller border fencing funded through… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Can you bring a kicker on the blitz? Because if you can, Grantham would.

About to ask this bartender if she can put the Indy-Dodge City game on one of the TVs.

Chamber shares progress on 5-year plan to move Etowah County forward bit.ly/2KRbtka

Boaz City Council approves bid for new recreation center bit.ly/320FjZe

Tele-Chek provides added security for seniors bit.ly/2KRdhJT

Enos might need to go with messenger guards. Can’t get plays off.

In Florida, golfers play by a different set of rules.​ whnt.com/2019/08/24/flo…

Is Tate Martell going to play? 😂

AT&T workers strike in Southeast, more than 20,000 walk off the job wsfa.com/2019/08/24/att…

Dog walks aren't just good for your pet, they could help keep your heart healthy! wkrg.com/national/study…

The National Hurricane Center thinks the newly named Tropical Storm Dorian will become a hurricane by mid-week whil… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The clerk said the woman tried to buy them ice cream and candy, but she didn't have any money. The clerk also said… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

That one is on Mullen’s truck stop visor. Never happened with Orr’s tour visor.

Amid all the changes along Alabama’s offensive line the past couple of years, the one constant has been Jedrick Wil… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Son of ex-NFL player accused of murdering parents arrested wsfa.com/2019/08/24/son…

An Illinois State Police trooper died Friday evening hours after he was wounded in an exchange of gunfire at a neig… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Congratulations to Florida for snapping college football’s Unsuccessful Fake Kick streak. #TooSoon

Backed by military aircraft, Brazilian troops on Saturday prepared to deploy in the Amazon to fight fires that have… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

"People don't do this for free and so we've got to both pay them and give them benefits," @SenDougJones said today… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Seeing what happens when teams go from thud to full tackling.

Bo Bicep's Big 12 crew on the whistle.

Grab your tissues because you're going to need them. A Texas bride surprised her family with a picture of her weari… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

For better or worse, Grantham will keep bringing the heat.

Known as the Medicare Wage Index, that rule allows the federal government to pay more for medical procedures in sta… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Illinois patient’s death may be first in US tied to vaping wsfa.com/2019/08/23/ill…

UF's Greenard playing his first snap of the season the same place he played it a year ago for Louisville.

The Media is destroying the Free Press! Mark Levin. So True!

A baby giraffe at a Tennessee zoo has officially been named Big Girl Two but will be called Bea.​ whnt.com/2019/08/24/bab…

A Florida high school teacher was placed on administrative leave after he told students he'd "be the best school sh… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Eddie Money says he has stage 4 esophageal cancer. The singer known for such hits as “Two Tickets to Paradise” and… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

One of four men charged in a 2018 fatal shooting now knows when his jury trial will begin. waaytv.com/content/news/T…

France and President @EmmanuelMacron have done a really great job thus far with a very important G-7. Lunch with Em… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Our great Economy is the talk of everyone!

If you open up a Google window and search "The Wizard of Oz," the results page may seem pretty average.​ whnt.com/2019/08/24/goo…

Lightning strike at Tour Championship causes 5 injuries wsfa.com/2019/08/24/lig…

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Flooding in downtown Birmingham this afternoon #alwx (Photo: Nona Yackee) pic.twitter.com/AABuK2LrGA

Police warn of woman asking for money, following shoppers wsfa.com/2019/08/24/pol…

Here are some of the greatest football announcers in history... enewscourier.com/news/state_and…

A woman's daily routine turned into a nightmare after she became the latest victim of a practical joke. whnt.com/2019/08/24/okl…

JUST IN: Lightning struck a pine tree right after play at the Tour Championship was suspended, and ambulances took… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Lightning struck a pine tree right after play at the Tour Championship was suspended, and ambulances took five peop… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Plane crashes near Elsanor airfield, two rushed to hospital fox10tv.com/news/plane-cra…

Quick @AlabamaFTBL practice update: freshman DE Justin Egboigbe missed a second straight day due to a foot injury.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

@AP Multiple people struck by lightning at golf Tour Championship in Georgia abc3340.com/news/nation-wo…

Women make up the majority of The University of Alabama School of Law’s incoming class for the first time in the sc… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Photos of the annual Rumble on the Loop at Mt. Cheaha Harley-Davidson in Oxford. annistonstar.com/news/photos-ru…

During the transition from high school to college, many students and parents are faced with tuition payments, finan… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Jacksonville State’s all-time leader in total yards awaits the rebooted XFL’s draft in October, another chance to c… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

"Good Morning America" co-anchor Lara Spencer issued an apology after receiving backlash for a comment she made abo… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Man accused of raping juvenile multiple times for several months wsfa.com/2019/08/24/man…

An unlikely duo is working together for a common cause. Two professionals from two very different worlds are coming… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

@AP The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami says Tropical Storm Dorian is moving west and could reach hurricane… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The U.S. @NHC_Atlantic says Tropical Storm Dorian is moving west and could reach hurricane strength Tuesday. mynbc15.com/news/nation-wo…

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This is who qualified for the Oct. 8 election for three Birmingham council seats: trib.al/cDpeo5C pic.twitter.com/3ZCp9COFHk

An 8-year-old girl was killed and three other people were injured in a shooting near a preseason high school footba… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

BREAKING: The Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office is on the scene of a plane crash with injuries. wkrg.com/top-stories/pl…

Sunday marks the 400th anniversary of enslaved Africans being brought to colonial America. Events in Alabama on Sun… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Flooding issues on Valley Ave. in Birmingham #alwx (video: Jeff Houston) @spann pic.twitter.com/tyh04Limi9

"We believe this is one of the largest cases of its kind in US history." whnt.com/2019/08/24/men…

Social media users are calling for a boycott of Jimmy John’s after controversial photos of the fast-food sandwich c… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Photos of the Alexandria vs Jacksonville AHSAA volleyball match. annistonstar.com/slideshows/pho…

The Baldwin County Sheriff's Office responded to a "general aviation" plane crash in the 21000 block of Koier Road… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

MIAMI (@AP) -- National Hurricane Center: Tropical Storm Dorian becomes fourth tropical storm of this year's Atlantic hurricane season.

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How to smoke a Boston butt for perfect pulled pork barbecue: trib.al/uKmHHfo pic.twitter.com/rnKBXBulwG

ATLANTA (@AP) -- Multiple people struck by lightning at golf Tour Championship in East Lake, Georgia.

DNC denies seats to Alabama Party leaders wsfa.com/2019/08/24/dnc…

In the same decade when gravitational waves and a neutron star merger have been observed, astronomers have now obse… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Man attempts to flee traffic stop; large amount of meth seized buff.ly/2zmlxet pic.twitter.com/aXO5zhLoLP

Some Alabama breweries are devising a new beer to benefit environmental groups the protect state's coastline. enewscourier.com/news/state_and…

A girl visited 'the happiest place on Earth' while being contagious with the measles. whnt.com/2019/08/24/new…

SOUND OFF📣: An Idaho court has ruled in favor of a prisoner seeking gender reassignment surgery. Do you agree with… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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How Arryn Siposs has worked to improve his punting for Auburn this offseason: trib.al/8QjrPq3 pic.twitter.com/a5YMqzzUU8

Alabama football app 'Tide Loyalty Points' rewards students for attending games abc3340.com/sports/univers…

Eddie Money says he has stage 4 esophageal cancer. The singer known for such hits as "Two Tickets to Paradise" and… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Rocker Eddie Money announces he has esophageal cancer fox10tv.com/news/rocker-ed…

"It casts a bad, a negative shadow on our community."​ whnt.com/2019/08/23/lim…

Brazil military begins operations to fight Amazon fires wsfa.com/2019/08/24/bra…

AT&T workers who are members of the Communications Workers of America went on strike Saturday across the Southeaste… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Amazon just opened its biggest office building in the world. whnt.com/2019/08/24/ama…

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The state DNC has denied seats to the two leaders of the Alabama Democratic Party after mis… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

More than 20,000 union workers at AT&T are striking across the Southeast, including Mobile, for what they say are u… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The Democratic National Committee voted Saturday to deny seats to the two leaders of the Alabama Democratic Party.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The Alabama Republican Party's executive committee voted to oppose a constitutional amendment that would replace th… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The Obama summer playlist has everyone from Drake and Beyonce to Steely Dan and Frank Sinatra. The former president… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Seventy-five years ago, they helped free Europe from the Nazis. This weekend, U.S. veterans are back in Paris to ce… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A new semi-pro baseball team in the Adirondacks is rooting around for a new nickname. Some residents grunted at "Ri… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Backed by military aircraft, Brazilian troops on Saturday prepared to deploy in the Amazon to fight fires that have… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A federal judge sentenced a Huntsville man to two and a half years in prison for rolling back odometers thousands o… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

UPDATE: Michael Anthony Perkins was captured near Big Lagoon Park at about 2 p.m. wkrg.com/top-stories/bu…

Wenonah had to wait a day, but the Dragons earned their first win of the season in new coach Daniel Flowers’ debut.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

It was not immediately clear how Trump could use the act to force American businesses to move their manufacturing o… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Dothan Wolves set for debut game in Thompson against Clay-Chalkville buff.ly/2L48jZa pic.twitter.com/C2jZJUg5g9

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week... enewscourier.com/news/state_and…

The city estimates it'll cost around $350,000 to fix the bridge. waaytv.com/content/news/R…

Deputies search for man who lead police on chase, last seen running near Fish River fox10tv.com/news/deputies-…

The DNC accepted a recommendation to revoke credentials of AL Democratic Party Chair Nancy Worley and Vice-Chair Ra… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Alabama tornado victim stuck with $15,000 construction bill abc3340.com/news/local/ala…

The store manager said they averaged two chicken sandwiches a minute on Friday. They even beat the stores in New Or… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Tropical Depression Five has formed in the Atlantic. It is way too early tell if this will affect our area, but we… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

"End It Now" is a movement to spread awareness and help stop human trafficking and violence both in the United Stat… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

As a young Texas couple were leaving the courthouse for their wedding ceremony, their car collided with a pickup tr… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Former Auburn quarterback John Franklin III aims "to make the 53" on the Chicago Bears roster.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

CONGRATULATIONS! "Don't let someone write your story, make sure you write your own story. wkrg.com/news/man-who-s…

'Red flag laws' offer tool for preventing some gun violence abc3340.com/news/nation-wo…

TRIAL SET: Rhonda Carlson is set to go to trial about four months after her husband.​ whnt.com/2019/08/23/tri…

A surface front to the north of the area today will set up scattered showers and thunderstorms mainly during the af… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Family members and police routinely face agonizing decisions when otherwise lawful gun owners reveal an impulse to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Belgium student awaiting Kinston principal’s OK to come to U.S. buff.ly/2L9gbbO pic.twitter.com/SHBE6uWyNm

It's unlikely Updyke will ever be able to fully satisfy his debt, and jailing him would simply put an unnecessary b… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

"Trooper Hopkins laid down his life while protecting the citizens of this state." via.whnt.com/0LbBn

HORRIBLE: A woman was seen shoving an emaciated dog into a trunk after a Florida animal shelter refused to euthaniz… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

After months of care, Savannah is on the road to recovery. waaytv.com/content/news/M…

Obi-Wan, Lizzie McGuire join new Disney Plus platform wsfa.com/2019/08/24/obi…