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EPA to Hold a Public Availability Sessions to discuss Closeout Activities at the Perdido Groundwater Contamination Site in Perdido, AL (AL)

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ATLANTA ? The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will hold public availability sessions on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 in Perdido, AL. The availability sessions will be held throughout the day to provide details to the community about work completion at the Perdido Contaminated Groundwater Sit...

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on Mar 18, 2014 at 01:23 AM
Aw! Alabama Firefighters Re...

Aw! Alabama Firefighters Rescue Pit Bull Puppy From House Fire, Take Adorable Picture

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Last week, an adorable photo of a dog popped up on Reddit, and it instantly captured the Internet's attention.In the photo, the little pooch is wrapped in the arms of a firefighter from the Priceville Volunteer Fire Department of Priceville, Ala., who had just rescued the pit bull puppy from a house fire.The rescue story will absolutely melt your heart.

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on Jan 14, 2014 at 04:50 AM
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Alabama woman's body removed from front yard grave

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STEVENSON, Ala. (AP) — As relatives wept, the body of an Alabama woman whose wish was to be buried in her front yard was removed Friday, after her husband lost a lengthy court fight to keep her there.

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on Nov 15, 2013 at 06:51 PM

Oil Train Derailment, Explosion In Alabama Points To Need For Tighter Regulation

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We’re all used to seeing oil spills at sea, or oil spewing from a ruptured pipeline. But lately we’ve been presented with a new image of oil spills with increasing frequency: train derailment.Last Friday, a train carrying crude oil from the Bakken shale in North Dakota was traveling through a rural part of Alabama when 20 of its cars derailed and exploded. Firefighters left 11 of the cars to bu...

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on Nov 13, 2013 at 04:21 PM

Train Carrying Crude Oil Derails, Explodes in Alabama

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(Reuters)A 90-car train carrying crude oil derailed and exploded in western Alabama in the early hours of Friday morning, spilling oil and leaving eleven cars burning in the rural area.Read original story

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on Nov 08, 2013 at 07:50 PM
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Crude Oil Train Derails In Alabama; No Injuries Reported After 20 Cars Jump Tracks

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By Edward McAllister Nov 8 (Reuters) - A 90-car train carrying crude oil derailed and exploded in western Alabama in the early hours of Friday morning, spilling oil and leaving eleven cars burning in the rural area. No injuries have been reported, but 20 of the train's cars derailed and 11 were still on fire, the train owner, Genesee & Wyoming, said in a s...

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on Nov 08, 2013 at 06:20 PM

Alabama zoo to probe death of artificially conceived rhino calf

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala (Reuters) - A necropsy will be performed on a four-month old rhinoceros believed to have been the first of its species to be born through artificial insemination in the United States, officials from the Montgomery Zoo in Alabama said on Monday.

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on Oct 21, 2013 at 09:20 PM
Remains of Ala. woman must ...

Remains of Ala. woman must be removed from yard

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MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The Alabama Supreme Court on Friday rejected an elderly north Alabama man's appeal to keep the grave of his late wife in the front yard of the home they shared for decades.

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on Oct 11, 2013 at 09:20 PM

Roll Tide! Alabama No. 1 in AP preseason poll

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NEW YORK (AP) — Alabama will begin this season the way it ended the last two — No. 1.

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on Aug 17, 2013 at 07:20 AM
Alabama Teen Fights Polluti...

Alabama Teen Fights Pollution in her Community

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Cece Durden, a 17-year-old from Uniontown, Alabama, fights coal ash pollution in her hometown

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on Aug 16, 2013 at 08:20 AM