Portland, Oregon, awaits right-wing rally, counter protests

More than two dozen local, state and federal law enforcement agencies, including the FBI and the Federal Protective Service, were in Portland, Oregon, on Saturday to help police there monitor a right-wing rally that's expected to draw demonstrators from around the U.S.
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  Hundreds arrive to honor El Paso victim after public invited

When 63-year-old Margie Reckard was killed by a gunman who opened fire at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, earlier this month, Antonio Basco lost his entire world. So, as the man who felt so alone planned her funeral, he invited the world to join him in remembering his companion of 22 years.

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  Alabama State student among dead after 5 shot near campus

"My heart is heavy today because it’s difficult to look a parent in the face and express the loss of their son they sent away to go to school,” ASU's president said.
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  Owner of ‘Heist Jewelry’ hit with sledgehammer, still fights off robbers

Security camera footage shows the owner of ironically named Heist Jewelry tending to his inventory at 2:40 p.m. A masked suspect runs into the store and smashes a display case with a sledgehammer.

Video shows baby girl being struck, suffocated; Millbrook man arrested

Gov. Ivey appoints interim Coffee County district judge

NASA picks Alabama’s ‘Rocket City’ for lunar lander job

Roy Moore defamation lawsuit against accusers is paused

Alabama won’t release contract related to executions

Child shot to death overnight was Brewbaker first-grader, superintendent says

Prattville park double-shooting suspect identified

Sketch of suspect in Smiths Station murder released, law enforcement on the search

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  Fugitive hid in solar-powered bunker in woods for years, Wis. police say

Standing 20 feet away from the bunker, swatting at a cloud of mosquitoes undoubtedly breeding in the swamp nearby, you’d never know it was there.

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  Huntingdon opens fall practice looking to fill in spots defensively

2019 Fever 1st and 10 Preview: Sidney Lanier Poets

The Sidney Lanier Poets went 4-6 last season, but still made the Class 6A playoffs. They lost several close games in 2018 and enter this year with a new motto.

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  Second person dies after shooting near Alabama State University

The shooting happened in the 800 block of N University Drive near the campus of Alabama State.
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Crews reopen Denali park road, tourist buses begin to return

Three hundred tourists are stranded in a national park in Alaska after heavy rains triggered mudslides and caused excess water from a culvert to damage a road.

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