Thursday, July 24 2014 12:22 AM EDT2014-07-24 04:22:38 GMT
The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for Arizona to carry out its third execution in the past year Wednesday following a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs.More >>
A condemned Arizona inmate gasped for more than an hour and a half during his execution Wednesday before he died in an episode sure to add to the scrutiny surrounding the death penalty in the U.S.More >>
Thursday, July 24 2014 12:09 AM EDT2014-07-24 04:09:08 GMT
Scam artists are targeting customers of the Central Alabama Electric Cooperative, or CAEC, according to company officials.CAEC is issuing an alert to its members, as well as the general public, to be awareMore >>
The phone rings and the caller demands payment and threatens to shut off your power if you don't hand over bank or credit card information. Central Alabama Electric Cooperative and other Alabama co-ops are having it happen to customers and they don't want others to fall prey to con artists. More >>
Thursday, July 24 2014 12:08 AM EDT2014-07-24 04:08:41 GMT
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David Hall and Tony Helms watched closely as Geneva County voting officials canvassed votes from last Tuesday. It took less than an hour for the votes to be certified and Helms to be officially declaredMore >>
David Hall announced on Wednesday that he will not ask for a recount and has conceded the race to Tony Helms.More >>
Thursday, July 24 2014 12:02 AM EDT2014-07-24 04:02:18 GMT
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The new Smashburger in Prattville is just the first of many new businesses headed to the River Region. Two new stores and a restaurant are also coming to the High Point Town Center. So how did the cityMore >>
The new Smashburger in Prattville is just the first of many new businesses headed to the River Region.More >>
TOLEDO, OH (Toledo News Now) -
It's a combination many didn't see coming: Star Wars and minor league baseball. But it's a tradition that's been going on for awhile. It all starts with a clever play on words that marry a day... with a popular phrase from the movie:
"May the Fourth Be With You"
So this Saturday, May fourth, the Hens are will wear special "Chewbacca" themed uniforms during the Star Wars themed game. (For the uninitiated, Chewbacca is Han Solo's hair covered co-pilot in the original Star Wars trilogy.)
The Hens will have a wide variety of Star Wars themed special events throughout the weekend, including appearances by Star Wars characters, Star Wars themed face painting, a Star Wars costume photo booth, Star Wars-themed food and beverage items, Star Wars-themed postgame fireworks and more.
The fun will continue Sunday with "Revenge of the Fifth."
The special jerseys will be auctioned off after each game to benefit local charities.