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Montgomery city officials are working around the clock to get crime in the city under control following a violent weekend that claimed the lives of five people.
Lawmakers tackled the tough topic of abortion on the house floor earlier Tuesday. The house passed a bill that would ban abortions within 2000 feet of a public school.
Montgomery mayoral candidate Artur Davis is criticizing Montgomery Mayor Todd Strange over a violent holiday weekend in the city.
Auburn University lab technician is accused of selling large quantities of the date rape drug to an undercover agent.
The Alabama Legislature has given final approval to the education budget that expands the state's prekindergarten program.
National News
May 26th
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An all-night siege in an upscale neighborhood of Afghanistan's capital ended in the early hours of Wednesday morning with the deaths of four heavily armed Taliban attackers, though no civilians or security personnel were injured …
May 26th
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National Entertainment News
May 26th
ROME (AP) — The United States on Tuesday officially returned 25 artifacts looted over the decades from Italy, including Etruscan vases, 1st-century frescoes and precious books that ended up in U.S. museums, universities and private collections.
May 26th
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Actor and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Sam Shepard was arrested Monday on suspicion of drunken driving after a Santa Fe restaurant's security complained about a possibly intoxicated driver.
May 26th
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Disney's original fantasy adventure "Tomorrowland" ended up earning slightly more in its debut than Monday estimates suggested with $42.7 million across the holiday weekend.
National Sports News
May 26th
CLEVELAND (AP) — The championship LeBron James craves more than any other, the one he came back home to get, is four wins away.
May 26th
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Derek Brassard had a hat trick and Henrik Lundqvist stopped 36 shots in another season-saving performance as the New York Rangers beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 7-3 Tuesday night to force Game 7 in the Eastern Conference finals.
May 26th
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard will not be suspended for Game 5 of the Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors after the NBA decided to uphold his flagrant 1 foul.
Local News
May 27th
Patriotic Tallasseans made their way to Veterans Park near City Hall on Monday to commemorate Memorial Day, which honors American service personnel who gave their lives in defense of the nation. Marilyn Durham, president of the Ladies Auxiliary of VFW Pos…
May 27th
The Annual Tallassee Now city-wide festival and barbecue cookoff, set for June 5 and 6, has launched a new website at Along with a complete schedule of activities, the website features an interactive map of event locations, parking a…
May 27th
The Tallassee City Council met for its regularly scheduled meeting on May 11 and handled a variety of business. Police chief Jimmy Rodgers addressed the council about National Police Week. Twenty-four members of the Tallassee Police Department were introd…

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Saatchi & Saatchi were fired by Dr Martens for running an advertising campaign featuring dead rock stars such as Kurt Cobain and Sid Vicious wearing the brand's boots in heaven. David Suddens, the chief executive of Dr Martens parent company Airwear, …
Robbie Williams was voted into first place beating Elvis Presley, Jimi Hendrix and David Bowie to be named the best live solo artist. A UK nation-wide survey of 5,000 people saw the former Take That star beat music icons including Madonna, Michael Jackson…
Oasis singer Liam Gallagher was left with cuts and bruises after a scuffle with a youth at the Tower Thistle Hotel in east London. Members of the band had been drinking at the bar when the fight broke out.
The Smiths were at No.1 on the UK independent chart with their debut single 'Hand In Glove.' The Smiths recorded the track after their manager Joe Moss paid £250 for a one-day recording session at Strawberry Studios in Stockport, England.
Declan McManus made his 'live' debut at the Nashville in London as Elvis Costello.



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May 19th
Complete Watch List Troy senior offensive lineman Dalton Bennett has been named to the Rimington Trophy Award Watch List, the Rimington Trophy Committee announced Tuesday. Bennett is one of 50 players nationally and the lone Sun Belt Conference playe…

May 15th
2015 Schedule | Purchase Season TicketsTroy's football season opener at NC State on Sept. 5 will kickoff at 5 p.m. CT and be televised on ESPN3, the Atlantic Coast Conference announced on Friday.