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  • 'Faces of Meth' program launched by Sheriff's office

    'Faces of Meth' program launched by Sheriff's office

    Monday, July 21 2014 6:37 PM EDT2014-07-21 22:37:35 GMT
    'Faces of Meth' is a project of the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office.
    'Faces of Meth' is a project of the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office.
  • School Shooter Prevention Device Goes National

    School Shooter Prevention Device Goes National

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 7:25 PM EDT2014-07-22 23:25:53 GMT
    "The Sleeve" has already made sales to 22 states. Founder and teacher Daniel Nietzel says he is ready to do this full-time to help protect the kids.
    "The Sleeve" has already made sales to 22 states. Founder and teacher Daniel Nietzel says he is ready to do this full-time to help protect the kids.
  • Lawyers: Allegations in penis amputation case are untrue

    Lawyers: Allegations in penis amputation case are untrue

    Friday, July 25 2014 12:19 PM EDT2014-07-25 16:19:43 GMT
    Two doctors are denying claims by an Alabama man who says his penis was amputated during what was supposed to be a routine circumcision.
    Two doctors are denying claims by an Alabama man who says his penis was amputated during what was supposed to be a routine circumcision.
  • Jefferson County not participating in Alabama’s tax-free weekend

    Jefferson County not participating in Alabama’s tax-free weekend

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 6:49 AM EDT2014-07-23 10:49:32 GMT
    Alabama's 8th annual tax-free weekend is August 1-3Alabama's 8th annual tax-free weekend is August 1-3
    Alabama's tax-free weekend is scheduled for August 1- 3.
    Alabama's tax-free weekend is scheduled for August 1- 3.
  • Birmingham man's penis amputated during circumcision, according to Jefferson County lawsuit

    Birmingham man's penis amputated during circumcision, according to Jefferson County lawsuit

    Thursday, July 24 2014 7:39 PM EDT2014-07-24 23:39:17 GMT
    The man says he was not warned that a circumcision procedure could lead to a penis amputation.
    The man says he was not warned that a circumcision procedure could lead to a penis amputation.
  • Birmingham Sister Cities Welcomes First Time Japanese High School Student Exchange Visitors

    Birmingham Sister Cities Welcomes First Time Japanese High School Student Exchange Visitors

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:52 PM EDT2014-07-25 03:52:50 GMT
    Students from Hitachi North High School in Hitachi, JapanStudents from Hitachi North High School in Hitachi, Japan
    For the past two weeks, thirteen high school students from Hitachi, Japan have toured, engaged and explored the best of Birmingham and areas of Alabama as part of the 2014 Birmingham Sister City Commission Japanese High School Student exchange program. The high school students are 10th and 11th grade students from Hitachi North High School in Hitachi, Japan. Hitachi is a sister city to Birmingham and is the city’s first and longest sister city relationship established in April 1982. This yea...
    For the past two weeks, thirteen high school students from Hitachi, Japan have toured, engaged and explored the best of Birmingham and areas of Alabama as part of the 2014 Birmingham Sister City Commission Japanese High School Student exchange program. The high school students are 10th and 11th grade students from Hitachi North High School in Hitachi, Japan. Hitachi is a sister city to Birmingham and is the city’s first and longest sister city relationship established in April 1982. This yea...
  • New ordinance for those reselling tickets in Tuscaloosa

    New ordinance for those reselling tickets in Tuscaloosa

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 5:09 PM EDT2014-07-23 21:09:21 GMT
    The Tuscaloosa City Council passed an ordinance that will now require "runners" to have a business license. A runner is someone who buys tickets with the intent to resell. Ticket resellers are already required to have a license. The license will set you back $100, it and a photo ID must be worn while buying and selling tickets.The ordinance does not apply to those buying tickets without the intent to resale them. For example; if John Doe and his family buy an extra Alabama Football ticket on ...
    The Tuscaloosa City Council passed an ordinance that will now require "runners" to have a business license. A runner is someone who buys tickets with the intent to resell. Ticket resellers are already required to have a license. The license will set you back $100, it and a photo ID must be worn while buying and selling tickets.The ordinance does not apply to those buying tickets without the intent to resale them. For example; if John Doe and his family buy an extra Alabama Football ticket on ...
  • Eric Bledsoe on contact negotiations (VIDEO)

    Eric Bledsoe on contact negotiations (VIDEO)

    Saturday, July 26 2014 5:38 PM EDT2014-07-26 21:38:42 GMT
    After several weeks of free agency, the Phoenix Suns have not signed Birmingham-native Eric Bledsoe.The Suns have offered a 4-year, $48 million deal, but the two-sides are still in negotiations.
    After several weeks of free agency, the Phoenix Suns have not signed Birmingham-native Eric Bledsoe.The Suns have offered a 4-year, $48 million deal, but the two-sides are still in negotiations.
  • Babysitter leaves 3 children in tub, goes to Walmart

    Babysitter leaves 3 children in tub, goes to Walmart

    Friday, July 25 2014 3:32 PM EDT2014-07-25 19:32:15 GMT
    Krystallyn Hussey, 19, was arrested after allegedly leaving 3 children in a bathtub alone while she went to Walmart.Krystallyn Hussey, 19, was arrested after allegedly leaving 3 children in a bathtub alone while she went to Walmart.
    A Coffee County woman is facing charges after allegedly leaving three children in a tub alone while she went to Walmart. NBC Affiliate WSFA reports that the mother was called home after her 6-year-old went to a neighbor's home after being left alone. Authorities say the sitter, 19-year-old Krystallyn Hussey, left snacks for the children and told them to stay in the tub until she returned. The motheralso discovered jewelry and other items missing from their home. Hussey was located and arreste...
    A Coffee County woman is facing charges after allegedly leaving three children in a tub alone while she went to Walmart. NBC Affiliate WSFA reports that the mother was called home after her 6-year-old went to a neighbor's home after being left alone. Authorities say the sitter, 19-year-old Krystallyn Hussey, left snacks for the children and told them to stay in the tub until she returned. The motheralso discovered jewelry and other items missing from their home. Hussey was located and arreste...
  • Birmingham church giving away school clothes to help those less fortunate

    Birmingham church giving away school clothes to help those less fortunate

    Friday, July 25 2014 4:59 PM EDT2014-07-25 20:59:55 GMT
    Volunteers collect clothing for a Back to School clothing driveVolunteers collect clothing for a Back to School clothing drive
    A Birmingham congregation is giving away clothes to help those less fortunate get ready for school.
    A Birmingham congregation is giving away clothes to help those less fortunate get ready for school.
  • Woman shoots partner after bad sex, hospitalizing him for 5 months

    Woman shoots partner after bad sex, hospitalizing him for 5 months

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 4:40 PM EDT2014-07-22 20:40:13 GMT
    Sadie Bell, 58, allegedly shot her partner after a "disappointing" sexual encounter. Sadie Bell, 58, allegedly shot her partner after a "disappointing" sexual encounter.
    Sadie Bell, 58, is out on bond after admitting she shot the man she had a long-term affair with after they had sex at her Southfield, Michigan apartment.
    Sadie Bell, 58, is out on bond after admitting she shot the man she had a long-term affair with after they had sex at her Southfield, Michigan apartment.
  • Local families stranded in China because of computer glitch at U.S. State Department

    Local families stranded in China because of computer glitch at U.S. State Department

    Friday, July 25 2014 2:03 PM EDT2014-07-25 18:03:31 GMT
    At least three local families are stranded in China because of a computer glitch at the U.S. State Department. This week, the State Department's global database that's used to issue passports and visas, crashed. This glitch is expected to cause delays for millions of people around the world. Families involved in overseas adoptions are seeing major delays. Lifeline, an adoption agency based in Birmingham, says they fam...
    At least three local families are stranded in China because of a computer glitch at the U.S. State Department. This week, the State Department's global database that's used to issue passports and visas, crashed. This glitch is expected to cause delays for millions of people around the world. Families involved in overseas adoptions are seeing major delays. Lifeline, an adoption agency based in Birmingham, says they fam...
  • Attorney: Penis amputation incident was second attempt at circumcision after infection found in leg

    Attorney: Penis amputation incident was second attempt at circumcision after infection found in leg

    Friday, July 25 2014 7:18 PM EDT2014-07-25 23:18:46 GMT
    The attorney for a man whose penis was amputated during a recent scheduled circumcision at Princeton Baptist Hospital in Birmingham revealed more information today about the circumstances that led up to the incident.
    The attorney for a man whose penis was amputated during a recent scheduled circumcision at Princeton Baptist Hospital in Birmingham revealed more information today about the circumstances that led up to the incident.
  • Search underway for man who doused ex-girlfriend with gasoline and lit her on fire

    Search underway for man who doused ex-girlfriend with gasoline and lit her on fire

    Sunday, July 27 2014 11:36 PM EDT2014-07-28 03:36:39 GMT
    The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a man who doused his former girlfriend with gasoline, then lit her on fire. According to the Sheriff’s Office, about 2:30 Sunday morning, deputies responded to a house fire on Nellie Anderson Street in Edgewater. When they arrived, they found a woman suffering from severe burns all over her body. She was taken to a hospital where she is listed in serious condition...
    The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a man who doused his former girlfriend with gasoline, then lit her on fire. According to the Sheriff’s Office, about 2:30 Sunday morning, deputies responded to a house fire on Nellie Anderson Street in Edgewater. When they arrived, they found a woman suffering from severe burns all over her body. She was taken to a hospital where she is listed in serious condition...
  • IBM reveals grant findings to make Birmingham "smarter" city

    IBM reveals grant findings to make Birmingham "smarter" city

    Friday, July 25 2014 5:32 PM EDT2014-07-25 21:32:25 GMT
    IBM's Smarter Cities team presents their findings at the UAB Alumni House.IBM's Smarter Cities team presents their findings at the UAB Alumni House.
    For the past three weeks, IBM’s top talent has researched and addressed critical issues impacting the city.
    For the past three weeks, IBM’s top talent has researched and addressed critical issues impacting the city.
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  • Sheriff's Office showcases "Faces of Meth" program as a lesson to all

    Sheriff's Office showcases "Faces of Meth" program as a lesson to all

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:33 AM EDT2014-07-21 15:33:26 GMT
    Faces of Meth™ is a project of the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office in Oregon. This project began when a deputy in the Corrections Division Classification Unit, Deputy Bret King, put together mug shots of persons booked into the Multnomah County Detention Center. Deputy King worked with his co-workers in the Classification Unit to identify people who had been in custody more than once. He then worked to verify criminal records and files to determine and assure a history of methamphetamine re...
    Faces of Meth™ is a project of the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office in Oregon. This project began when a deputy in the Corrections Division Classification Unit, Deputy Bret King, put together mug shots of persons booked into the Multnomah County Detention Center. Deputy King worked with his co-workers in the Classification Unit to identify people who had been in custody more than once. He then worked to verify criminal records and files to determine and assure a history of methamphetamine re...
  • Update: Savannah Chatham Metro Police Look Into Multiple Midtown Shooting

    Update: Savannah Chatham Metro Police Look Into Multiple Midtown Shooting

    Officers with the SCMPD were gathered on Sunday evening outside a residence on 55th street. That home was near the intersection of 55th street and Hickory. They weren’t releasing details of the crime investigated, but there were a number of clues as to just what it might be, including the the fact that officers were gathered in large numbers there and had already stretched crime scene tape around the area. News 3 is still investigating this scene. When more information becomes available, find...
    Officers with the SCMPD were gathered on Sunday evening outside a residence on 55th street. That home was near the intersection of 55th street and Hickory. They weren’t releasing details of the crime investigated, but there were a number of clues as to just what it might be, including the the fact that officers were gathered in large numbers there and had already stretched crime scene tape around the area. News 3 is still investigating this scene. When more information becomes available, find...
  • Birmingham man's penis amputated during circumcision, according to Jefferson County lawsuit

    Birmingham man's penis amputated during circumcision, according to Jefferson County lawsuit

    Thursday, July 24 2014 7:39 PM EDT2014-07-24 23:39:17 GMT
    The man says he was not warned that a circumcision procedure could lead to a penis amputation.
    The man says he was not warned that a circumcision procedure could lead to a penis amputation.
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