Amid U.S.-Canadian trade spat, Alabama conference seeks to build ties

Canadian Consul General Nadia Theodore speaks at the SEUS-CP trade conference in Mobile on June 4, 2018. (Lawrence Specker/ As top officials at a U.S.-Canadian trade conference gathered for dinner Sunday evening in a restaurant near the top of the Mobile skyline, they were treated to a thunderstorm impressive even by Mobile’s standards. It seems […]

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Students who lost apartments in storm say they were confused by insurance requirement

JSU student renters Bobby Long, Spencer Knighton and Brandon Wells speak about their experiences during the recent tornado and aftermath at their apartment in Anniston. (Stephen Gross / The Anniston Star) JACKSONVILLE — When Jacksonville State University student Spencer Knighton was preparing to renew his renter’s insurance a year or more ago, the staff at […]

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Metal detectors weren't in use at Alabama school before fatal gun accident

Superintendent: Metal detectors weren’t in use at Alabama school before fatal gun accident

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — An official says the Alabama high school where a 17-year-old student was fatally shot in an apparent gun accident has metal detectors but they weren’t in use that day. Birmingham City Schools Superintendent Lisa Herring said at a news conference Thursday that the district would examine its procedures after the teenager, Courtlin […]

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