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Avondale fire investigation

A fire at a home at the intersection of 44th Street and 5th Ave. S. is under investigation tonight.

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Tutwiler inmate speaks out about abuse

Just days ago a Department of Justice report came out detailing atrocities at Tutwiler Prison. CBS42 sat down with a former inmate who witne…

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The consequences of smoking

More than 100,000 Alabama children alive today will die prematurely as a result of smoking. That alarming statement comes from the report ti…

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Shining Diamonds cheer for all

The Shining Diamonds, a special needs cheer squad with the Alabama Cheer Center in Bessemer, are your typical spirit squad.

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Pipe bomb found in suspect’s truck

he Oxford Police apprehended a burglary suspect on the 1400 block of Beck Road Friday afternoon. The suspect, Johnny Wade Stevens, was burgl…

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Shahan released on bond

Richard Shahan’s bond was set at $100,000. His family had to pay at least 10% of that for Shahan to walk away. He will stay at his mother’s …

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UConn students volunteering in Birmingham

Some college students are going above and beyond to honor MLK’s legacy. They’re observing an entire week of service. Fifty-two students from…

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More gas leaks in Gate City

It’s been exactly one month since an explosion leveled an apartment building in Birmingham’s gate city neighborhood. The blast killed one wo…