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TUSCALOOSA, Ala. | Saban: Jalen Hurts’ comments don’t affect Alabama team

TUSCALOOSA, Ala.— Alabama coach Nick Saban says quarterback Jalen Hurts’ recent comments on his treatment by the staff aren’t an issue for the team. Saban said after Wednesday’s practice it was “probably a lot more important to people outside this organization than it is to people inside.” Hurts expressed some disappointment Saturday in how the … Continue reading TUSCALOOSA, Ala. | Saban: Jalen Hurts’ comments don’t affect Alabama team

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. | Alabama’As Hurts: “The narrative has already been created”

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Jalen Hurts finally got to give his own take on Alabama’s much talked about quarterback situation. Since getting benched for the second half of the national title game, the two-year starter with the sparkling record has had to remain silent publicly about the situation. Hurts was blunt in his first chance to … Continue reading TUSCALOOSA, Ala. | Alabama’As Hurts: “The narrative has already been created”

MILLBROOK, Ala.  | Ala. congresswoman wins runoff turning on loyalty to Trump

MILLBROOK, Ala.  —U.S. Rep. Martha Roby won Alabama’s Republican runoff, fighting through lingering fallout from her years-old criticism of then-candidate Donald Trump in a midterm contest that hinged on loyalty to the GOP president. The four-term incumbent will now represent the GOP on the November ballot having defeated Bobby Bright, a former Democrat who tried … Continue reading MILLBROOK, Ala.  | Ala. congresswoman wins runoff turning on loyalty to Trump

GADSDEN, Ala | Roy Moore says he’s among political figures duped by TV show

GADSDEN, Ala. — Defeated Senate candidate Roy Moore is talking about a defamation suit after discovering that he too was duped by actor Sacha Baron Cohen for his upcoming television series. In a statement posted on Facebook, Moore says he accepted an all-expenses trip to Washington in February after being told he’d receive an award … Continue reading GADSDEN, Ala | Roy Moore says he’s among political figures duped by TV show

TALLASSEE, Ala | Authorities: 3 dead in shooting outside a Walmart in Alabama

TALLASSEE, Ala. (AP) — A gunman crashed into a vehicle outside a Walmart store on Tuesday morning, opening fire and killing two women before taking his own life, authorities said. Tallassee Mayor Johnny Hammock said as an investigation unfolded that it appeared the shooter purposely rammed a car into another vehicle in the store parking … Continue reading TALLASSEE, Ala | Authorities: 3 dead in shooting outside a Walmart in Alabama

PAINT ROCK, Ala | Mayor nixes move to ban media, non-residents from meetings

PAINT ROCK, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama mayor has backed down from an attempt to bar the media and out-of-towners from attending council meetings in her tiny, rural town. Paint Rock Mayor Brenda Fisk told WAAY-TV she issued the ban earlier this year without knowing it would violate the law. Members never voted on the … Continue reading PAINT ROCK, Ala | Mayor nixes move to ban media, non-residents from meetings

BIRMINGHAM, Ala | Jutanugarn wins US Women’s Open on fourth playoff hole

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Ariya Jutanugarn had a huge lead, completely lost it and then prevailed on the fourth hole of a playoff to win a dramatic U.S. Women’s Open on Sunday at Shoal Creek. Jutanugarn, a 22-year-old from Thailand, made a clutch bunker shot to within a foot of the hole to save par, … Continue reading BIRMINGHAM, Ala | Jutanugarn wins US Women’s Open on fourth playoff hole

BIRMINGHAM, Ala | Sarah Jane Smith up by 3 at US Women’s Open at Shoal Creek

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Sarah Jane Smith has a three-shot lead entering the third round of the U.S. Women’s Open. The Australian shot a 5-under 67 Friday, finishing her second round before more thunderstorms soaked an already wet Shoal Creek course. Half the field completed the second round Saturday morning. Thailand’s Ariya Jutanugarn is second … Continue reading BIRMINGHAM, Ala | Sarah Jane Smith up by 3 at US Women’s Open at Shoal Creek