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Admirers line streets as Graham's body arrives in Charlotte

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The Rev. Billy Graham's body will be brought to his hometown of Charlotte on Saturday as part of a procession expected to draw crowds of well-wishers. More>>

Democratic intelligence memo released but with redactions

Rep. Adam Schiff's memo was written to rebut a Republican memo that accuses the FBI of suppressing Democratic ties to an opposition research dossier on Trump and Russia. Rep. Adam Schiff's memo was written to rebut a Republican memo that accuses the FBI of suppressing Democratic ties to an opposition research dossier on Trump and Russia.
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The House Intelligence Committee on Saturday released a Democratic memo in a redacted form that seeks to undercut Republican claims of FBI surveillance abuses.

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Slain MPD Officer Justin Billa 'was the nicest police ever,' child says

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A 10-year-old girl remembers Mobile Police Officer Justin Billa visiting her apartment complex and giving gifts on Christmas. Preparations are underway for a big benefit Sunday for the slain officer.

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Cleaning up the creek

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Saturday, volunteers gathered in downtown Mobile to clean up One Mile Creek.

One Mile Creek is the waterway that receives a lot of the trash from Mardi Gras through the storm drains. 

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Prichard Police investigate shooting at St. Stephens Woods Apartments

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Prichard Police on Saturday afternoon were on the scene of a shooting at St. Stephens Woods Apartments.

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Austal USA christens future USNS Burlington in Mobile ceremony

Austal USA christens the future USNS Burlington at a ceremony in the company's ship-building facility on the Mobile River. (Photo: Austal) Austal USA christens the future USNS Burlington at a ceremony in the company's ship-building facility on the Mobile River. (Photo: Austal)
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The future USNS Burlington, an Expeditionary Fast Transport built in Mobile, was christened with a ceremony at Austal USA's shipbuilding facility on the Mobile River in downtown Mobile Saturday morning.

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Wisconsin man dies in crash near Gulf Shores

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A Friday crash near Gulf Shores claimed the life of a 85-year-old Wisconsin man, who was a passenger in one of the crash vehicles, according to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency.

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Mobile Police arrest another student in connection to threat

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Police say a 15-year-old male student is responsible for making a fake Facebook page and sending a terrorist threat

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Police: "Cowardly and vicious attack" in Daphne was over a girl

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According to police, a person was savagely beaten after a disagreement over a girl in Daphne. 

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Williamson High School student arrested for making threat on social media

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A Williamson High School student was arrested midday Friday for making a "terroristic threat" on social media

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Work to begin March 1 on shipwreck discovery in Mobile area

The Alabama Historical Commission to examine whether the vessel is, in fact, the Clotilda. Photo: Ben Raines, AL.com The Alabama Historical Commission to examine whether the vessel is, in fact, the Clotilda. Photo: Ben Raines, AL.com
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The wreck was recently exposed by unusually low tides and located by Ben Raines, a reporter for Al.com. 

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2 teens arrested in connection to threats to school campuses Video included

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The Mobile Police Department says it received numerous reports of potential threats at multiple high schools in the city Friday as well as the evening of Thursday, February 22. 

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Rain and a few stronger storms are possible this weekend

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Trump says arm US teachers; they love kids as others don't

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President Donald Trump says the armed officer who didn't stop the gunman who carried out last week's Florida massacre was either a "coward" or "didn't react properly under pressure.". More>>

Local mail carrier is actually a legendary DJ

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A Baldwin County man who delivers mail in Mobile is also a legendary DJ. During the week, he's Kennith Moore, but on the weekends and during his downtime he's DJ K-Rock. He's the DJ for one of the first female rap artist, MC Lyte.

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Community Plant Swap

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The group, Fairhope Unite, will hold a plant swap and plant giveaway on March 3 from 9:00 until noon on the grounds of the former Anna T. Jeanes School on Section Street and Twin Beech Road in Fairhope. 

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Brewton man leads troopers on 50-mile chase before running out of gas

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Alabama Law Enforcement Agency officials say 33-year-old Michael Lawrence of Brewton was taken into custody Friday night following a lengthy police pursuit.

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2 Jackson Co. teens in custody after talks of "shooting up the high school"

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A pair of Ocean Springs ninth graders are in custody after allegedly making a threat against the high school.

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Police: Woman who rammed White House barrier had tried to get inside before

This photo shows Jessica R. Ford, the woman who allegedly drove her vehicle through a barrier at the White House. (Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office) This photo shows Jessica R. Ford, the woman who allegedly drove her vehicle through a barrier at the White House. (Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office)
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The White House is on lockdown after a passenger vehicle struck a security barrier.

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Opinions vary on bill that would allow AL teachers to conceal-carry

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According to Representative Ainsworth’s bill any teacher who decided to arm themselves would have to buy his or her own gun and ammunition, but the state would pay for the training.  

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MPD needs help locating 57-year-old assault suspect

MPD needs help locating 57-year-old Hozia Oj Bradley. Photo: MPD MPD needs help locating 57-year-old Hozia Oj Bradley. Photo: MPD
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The Mobile Police department needs the public's help to locate 57-year-old Hozia Oj Bradley who is wanted for assault.

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Funeral procession route for Officer Justin Billa announced Video included

Slain Mobile Police Officer Justin Billa (MPD) Slain Mobile Police Officer Justin Billa (MPD)
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The Mobile Police Department announced the procession route for Officer Justin Billa which will follow the funeral service set for Tuesday, February 27 at 10 a.m. at Cottage Hill Baptist Church.

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Benefit on Sunday for Officer Billa's family Video included

Slain Mobile Police Officer Justin Billa (MPD) Slain Mobile Police Officer Justin Billa (MPD)
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The benefit will be held at Cowboys and Angels bar and grill at 5428 Halls Mill Rd Sunday from noon to 4 pm.

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Municipal Court closed Tuesday for slain officer's funeral

Slain Mobile Police Officer Justin Billa (MPD) Slain Mobile Police Officer Justin Billa (MPD)
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Municipal Court will not hold court on Tuesday, February 27th.

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Officer Justin Billa's commander tearfully remembers him

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FOX10 News sat down with the MPD's 3rd Precinct Commander, Captain Douglas Parmenter to talk about Officer Billa. The captain was fighting to hold back tears as he talked about him.

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Funeral arrangements set for Officer Justin Billa Video included

Slain Mobile Police Officer Justin Billa (MPD) Slain Mobile Police Officer Justin Billa (MPD)
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Funeral arrangements have been finalized for Mobile Police Officer Justin Billa, who was shot and killed in the line of duty Tuesday, February, 20, 2018.

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Vigil planned in memory of Fonda Poellnitz Video included

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Fonda Poellnitz' granddaughter, Santavia, says the family hopes to have the funeral in about a week, but they've been having difficulty raising money.

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2018 BayBears Classic gets underway

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Day 1 UMS-Wright 11 Baker 5 Baldwin County 6 Mary G Montgomery 9 Theodore 14 Satsuma 0 Day 2 Mobile Christian 8 Davidson 3 St. Luke's 1 McGill-Toolen 6 Spanish Fort 3 Faith Academy 4

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Russia probe: Trump campaign aide Rick Gates to plead guilty

Deputy Trump campaign aide Rick Gates, center, arrives at federal court in Washington, Monday, Dec. 11, 2017. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh) Deputy Trump campaign aide Rick Gates, center, arrives at federal court in Washington, Monday, Dec. 11, 2017. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
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Former Donald Trump campaign official Rick Gates will plead guilty to two criminal charges in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential campaign.

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Court records show Kat West killed by blunt force trauma to the head Video included

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Court records in Shelby County show Kat West was murdered with a bottle of Lucid Absinthe.

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Bill to allow execution by nitrogen gas passes AL Senate

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Senate lawmakers unanimously approved the nitrogen asphyxiation bill Thursday, sending the bill to the house. 

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Mobile River Bridge and Bayway Project progress Video included

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If you drive along I-10, you'll notice a major step forward in efforts to build a new bridge over the Mobile River. 

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Shooting reported on Louisiana college campus; 2 injured

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Southeastern Louisiana University says two people were injured after gunshots were fired on campus in an incident involving "several individuals."

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MPD investigating threats made to Mobile schools; 'no credible danger' uncovered

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Police are investigating threats made to Mobile schools.

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Barbecue benefit for slain MPD officer Justin Billa

MPD Officer Justin Bill is pictured with his wife and their infant son. MPD Officer Justin Bill is pictured with his wife and their infant son.
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A barbecue benefit will be held this weekend for slain Mobile Police Officer Justin Billa, who lost his life when he was shot responding to a domestic violence call Tuesday night.

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Weather Preparedness

Tax holiday scheduled for severe weather supplies Video included

The holiday weekend will be Friday, Feb. 23 through Sunday, Feb. 25, when Alabamians are encouraged to stock up on a variety of supplies for protecting their homes and businesses during the tornado and hurricane seasons. (Source: Pixabay) The holiday weekend will be Friday, Feb. 23 through Sunday, Feb. 25, when Alabamians are encouraged to stock up on a variety of supplies for protecting their homes and businesses during the tornado and hurricane seasons. (Source: Pixabay)
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Alabama residents will be able to stock up on severe weather supplies during the seventh annual Sever Weather Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday. 

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Passenger rail service proposed from New Orleans to Mobile with stops on the Coast

The latest plan call for $19.7 million in B.P. settlement money to match federal funds for the passenger rail service. (Photo Source: WLOX) The latest plan call for $19.7 million in B.P. settlement money to match federal funds for the passenger rail service. (Photo Source: WLOX)
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The Bay St. Louis City Council is showing support for a new proposal to bring back passenger rail service to the Coast.

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Fallen hero's son sent 'goodnight kisses' before officer sacrificed his life

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His wife, Erin Billa, describes him as her soul mate. She wanted us to share the videos and message you're about to see.

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Church expecting huge turnout for Officer Billa's funeral Video included

Cottage Hill Baptist Church lit up blue in honor of Ofc. Justin Billa. Source: FOX 10 News Cottage Hill Baptist Church lit up blue in honor of Ofc. Justin Billa. Source: FOX 10 News
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Funeral arrangements have been finalized for Officer Justin Billa. Services will be held at Cottage Hill Baptist Church in Mobile, at 4255 Cottage Hill Road in Mobile. 

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Fellow officer reflects on Officer Billa's impact on community

Officer Justin Billa took a picture with his third precinct co-workers last year with his son in his arms. Photo: MPD. Officer Justin Billa took a picture with his third precinct co-workers last year with his son in his arms. Photo: MPD.
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Only on FOX10: An emotional conversation with a Mobile police officer about fallen officer Justin Billa. 

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Lawyer: 13-year-old oil leak remains 'long-term problem'

A government lawyer says a 13-year-old oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico remains a "long-term problem" without a clear solution for eliminating chronic slicks that often stretch for miles off Louisiana's coast. More>>



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