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Florida man yells 'murderers!' as he's put to death

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Florida inmate lets out blood-curdling scream, yells 'murderers!' as he's executed for 1993 rape and killing; authorities say 'no indication' last actions caused by lethal injection. More>>

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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Mobile business offering free drinks for first responders

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After the death of Officer Justin Billa, a Mobile business is showing support for the men and women behind the badge.

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Community honors Officer Justin Billa with Prayer at the Pole

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People across the area are showing love and support to Officer Justin Billa's family in several different ways. This evening dozens of people gathered at the flag pole at Government Plaza.

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Former South Alabama head football coach lands job in SEC

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Today Mississippi State announced they hired a former South Alabama Head Coach, Joey Jones. Jones has been hired as the Special Teams Coordinator for the Bulldogs. During his tenure with South Alabama, Jones lead the Jags to a 52-50 overall record. "We are fortunate to have someone of Joey's caliber and experience join our Bulldog family," Moorhead said. "Joey is a terrific man who has coached for nearly three decades in the region, including 10 seasons as a head co...

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Severe weather preparedness weekend

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Alabama's severe weather preparedness weekend is this weekend. Severe weather supplies will be tax-exempt.

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Google Assisted Nest

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Google and Nest are getting back together, and that has big-time implications for those people with Nest-branded devices in their home.   Google's virtual assistant is now being offered to those who own the Next Cam IQ.  

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Sex offender arrested near Dodge Elementary

Cemal Anderson (Mobile County Metro Jail) Cemal Anderson (Mobile County Metro Jail)
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Officers were called to the school after getting a report of a suspicious person hanging around campus.

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Daphne teacher under investigation has retired

Court documents show Billy Davis was arrested this summer for violating a restraining order against him. (WALA) Court documents show Billy Davis was arrested this summer for violating a restraining order against him. (WALA)
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The Daphne Elementary P.E. teacher under investigation for inappropriate behavior with a second-grade student has retired with full benefits. 

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Bill to allow execution by nitrogen gas passes senate

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

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Law enforcement in Baldwin County mourns loss of Mobile Police Officer Justin Billa

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Sheriff Mack said that Officer Billa’s sacrifice will be honored at the next memorial service for fallen officers in May.  

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Local agencies remember fallen hero Officer Billa

People remember Officer Justin Billa People remember Officer Justin Billa
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Officer Justin Billa's watch has ended, but those across the community are making sure he is never forgotten. 

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CAUGHT IN THE ACT: Man takes lost phone from gas station

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Saraland Police are looking for a man who took something that many of us use everyday -- a smartphone.

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Trinity Gardens bonds: what does the law say?

Judge Basenberg denied the Mobile County District Attorney's request to hold the Trinity Garden shooters without bond. He granted bonds but added the condition that 10% of the bond be in cash about $12,000. Photo: FOX10 News. Judge Basenberg denied the Mobile County District Attorney's request to hold the Trinity Garden shooters without bond. He granted bonds but added the condition that 10% of the bond be in cash about $12,000. Photo: FOX10 News.
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Three teenagers are accused of firing shots after the Trinity Gardens Parade on Saturday.


Police said three people were hurt.
 

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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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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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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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Written threat puts Walton County school on temporary restriction

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A Walton County school was put on temporary restriction following the discovery of a written 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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Trump wants to ban bump stocks; ATF doesn't know if it can

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President Donald Trump has ordered his Justice Department to ban rapid-fire bump stocks like the ones used in last year's Las Vegas massacre— but officials aren't sure they can.

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Prichard Police: LaDerrick Hopson confesses to gas station shooting

LaDerrick Hopson, shown in a arrest photo from earlier in February 2018 (Photo: Mobile County Metro Jail) LaDerrick Hopson, shown in a arrest photo from earlier in February 2018 (Photo: Mobile County Metro Jail)
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The Prichard Police Department says 24-year-old LaDerrick Hopson is being charged with the murder of Rodney Martin.

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FCC announces net neutrality will end in April

Demonstrators rally in support of net neutrality outside a Verizon store, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in New York. The FCC is set to vote Dec. 14 whether to scrap Obama-era rules around open internet access. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer) Demonstrators rally in support of net neutrality outside a Verizon store, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in New York. The FCC is set to vote Dec. 14 whether to scrap Obama-era rules around open internet access. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
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The FCC announced on Thursday that net neutrality will end on April 23.

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Youth experience responsibilities of law enforcement

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Baldwin County youth learned and  experienced what it takes to be in law enforcement during a program at the Daphne Police Department Thursday morning. 

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Police arrest husband in the death of Kat West Video included

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Police are holding a news conference regarding the January death of a Calera mother.  

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Infirmary Health and FOX10 team up for free heart screenings Friday

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Dr. David Trice, a Cardiologist practicing at Thomas Hospital joined us on Studio10 to talk about this Friday's free heart screenings. 

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Justin Billa remembered as passionate officer, husband and father

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The entire community is mourning this loss of Officer Justin Billa, especially those who knew him best.

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Inmate set to be executed: Veins too damaged for injection

Doyle Lee Hamm (Source: Alabama Department of Corrections) Doyle Lee Hamm (Source: Alabama Department of Corrections)

Alabama is set to execute an inmate who argues his past drug use and cancer have too badly damaged his veins and will make the lethal injection unconstitutionally painful.

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MPD officer's 'ultimate sacrifice' called a loss that 'affects our entire city' Video included

Left: MPD slain officer Justin Billa; Right: Robert Hollie and Fonda Poellnitz are seen in a picture provided by family. Left: MPD slain officer Justin Billa; Right: Robert Hollie and Fonda Poellnitz are seen in a picture provided by family.
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The Mobile Police Department says Robert Hollie died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound after he murdered his ex-wife and fatally shot police officer Justin Billa Tuesday night.

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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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