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Fake American leg band acquits pigeon on death row in Australia

A pigeon that Australia declared a biosecurity risk has received a reprieve after a U.S. bird organization declared its identifying leg band was fake. The band suggested the bird found in a Melbourne backyard on December 26 was a racing pigeon that had left the U.S. state of Oregon, 13,000 kilometers away, two months earlier. […]

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IN PICTURES: Deadly storm ‘Hurricane Sally’

Tropical Storm Sally has left more than half a million Americans without power as its torrential rains and storm surges lashed the US Gulf coast. Sally weakened after it made landfall as a Category 2 hurricane but the slow-moving storm continues to batter Florida and Alabama. At least one person was killed and hundreds were […]

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Hurricane Sally makes landfall threatening ‘historic’ flooding

Hurricane Sally made landfall into the US Gulf Coast early Wednesday, threatening ‘historic’ and deadly flash flooding. According to the National Hurricane Center (NHC), the category 2 storm hit Gulf Shores, Alabama at about 4:45 am bringing maximum sustained winds of about 165kmh. “Historic life-threatening flooding likely along portions of the northern Gulf coast,” the […]

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Alabama woman donates kidney to cop who arrested her several times

A woman saved the life of a police officer who arrested her several times by donating a kidney to him. Jocelynn James, from Alabama, United States, a recovering drug addict, saw on Facebook that former officer Terrell Potter was in need of a kidney transplant. After coming across a Facebook appeal Ms James reached out […]

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Person who contracts coronavirus at Alabama parties win prize money

There is a sudden spike in the number of young people getting infected with coronavirus over the past recent weeks in the Tuscaloosa area of Alabama. The reason for the is because several young people are throwing COVID-19 parties where the people who have the virus attend and the next person who contracts the virus […]

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Alabama man tries to quarantine on Disney World island, gets arrested

An Alabama man was arrested Thursday after he tried to quarantine on an island in Disney World, Newsweek reported. Police said Richard McGuire, 42, was found on Discovery Island in the Orlando theme park, according to The Associated Press. McGuire said he’d been there since Monday or Tuesday. McGuire described the island as a “tropical […]

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At least 2 killed after overnight fire destroys 35 houseboats at Alabama

At least two people died and more are missing after an overnight fire destroyed a dock of about 35 boats in Jackson County Park in Alabama, the Scottsboro Fire Department said. Two bodies have been recovered from the water, according to Chief Deputy Rocky Harnen with the Jackson County Sheriff’s Department. Six or seven people […]