California teachers sue after jetliner dumps fuel on schools

Four teachers from a Los Angeles-area school sued Delta Air Lines, saying they were exposed to jet fuel when a plane with engine trouble dumped its fuel while making an emergency return to the airport.
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  Wisconsin woman dies after long wait in emergency room, family says

On Jan. 2, Tashonna Ward texted her mom saying that she was experiencing chest pains and was going to the emergency room.

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Fire crews contain fire on Bailey’s Way in LaGrange

Columbus police searching for runaway teen last seen on N. Lumpkin Rd.

LaGrange police warn of check scam targeting residents by mail

Suspect wanted in Phenix City for robbery at Dollar General on Broad St.

2 women charged with drug trafficking in Lee County

Stormy Rodriguez and Ashley Cooper were arrested shortly after sheriff’s deputies stopped their vehicle for a traffic violation.
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China reports 4 more cases in viral pneumonia outbreak

People traveling from Wuhan, China, will have their temperature checked and be asked about symptoms.

Meeting scheduled for Ralston residents; screening for Housing Choice Vouchers to follow

  UPDATE: Woman dies after two-vehicle accident on Bradley Park Dr. in Columbus

  Three Years Later: New details in unsolved murder of Destiny Nelson in Columbus

Harris County Sheriff’s Office investigating burglaries in Pine Mountain, West Point, Fortson

2 suspects wanted in Columbus for several car break-ins and bank card fraud

Louisiana man arrested in Auburn for drug possession, receiving stolen property

  Chattahoochee Valley smashes goal for WTVM Blood Drive Telethon

  Man hit, killed by train at 35th St. and River Rd. in Columbus

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  Trump assembles a made-for-TV impeachment defense team

There will be millions watching on television, 100 senators seated silently in the Capitol and one man in the Oval Office with a twitchy Twitter finger.

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Arrest warrant issued for OBJ following alleged contact with security guard at Superdome

Two-time 6A state championship coach Patrick Nix leaving Pinson Valley for Central-Phenix City

Pending Central-Phenix City Board of Education approval, Patrick Nix is expected to be named the new head football coach of the Central (Phenix City) High School Red Devils.

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  2 suspects arrested in LaGrange after leaving meth, marijuana inside restroom of dermatology office

  3 suspects arrested in Smiths Station after cages for children found inside home

  Candidate Profile: Judge Roy Moore making second Senate run

Five Columbus juveniles arrested for 13 car break-ins since early December

Several Alabama Law Enforcement agencies allowing officers to drive patrol cars to churches to deter crime

With more and more houses of worship being targets of crime, local law enforcement has been thinking of ways to help protect places of worship.
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  11 U.S. service members injured in last week’s Iran missile attack, military official says

The U.S.-led military coalition fighting ISIS in Iraq and Syria shared that detail Thursday in a statement.

UPDATE: Man killed after being struck by train in Columbus identified

  Several days of rain causing flooding concerns across the Chattahoochee Valley

  Cause of Auburn University graduate student’s death listed as undetermined

  4 men sentenced for role in 2016 murder of Deonn Carter in Columbus