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Suspect in Baltimore homicides arrested in Alabama

A man wanted in several homicides in the Baltimore area has been arrested in Alabama. The U.S. Marshals Service announced Wednesday says Darryl Anderson was arrested in Birmingham, Ala., and is awaiting extradition back to Baltimore. Authorities say Anderson had ...

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Supreme Court rejects Alabama appeal over immigration law

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — An attorney for the Montgomery-based Southern Poverty Law Center says the U.S. Supreme Court has turned down Alabama’s appeal to revive portions of the state’s immigration law. The justices on Monday left in place a federal appeals ...

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Ala. judge orders man to jail for sagging pants

PRATTVILLE, Ala.  — Authorities in central Alabama say a man has been given a three-day jail sentence for contempt of court for wearing so-called saggy pants. The Montgomery Advertiser (http://on.mgmadv.com/HB1QND ) reports that 20-year-old LaMarcus D. Ramsey was in Autauga ...

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Supreme Court to look at state immigration laws

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court agreed Monday to rule on Arizona’s controversial law targeting illegal immigrants. The justices said they will review a federal appeals court ruling that blocked several tough provisions in the Arizona law. One of those requires ...

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Alabama town’s dry Oktoberfest finally goes wet

CULLMAN, Ala. — With German roots and Bible Belt values, the north Alabama town of Cullman marked Oktoberfest for decades with oompah music, lederhosen and bratwurst, but no beer. Now the party long billed as the world’s only dry Oktoberfest ...

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