Mother and daughter found dead in Moundville home

Mother and daughter found dead in Moundville home

MOUNDVILLE, Ala. (WIAT) – On Thursday morning, police arrived at a home on Market Street where two women, a mother and daughter, have been found dead.

Police tell CBS42’s Tim Reid that two smaller children in the house found the bodies and called family members.

Moundville Police say this is a domestic case with the ex-boyfriend considered as a suspect. He reportedly shot himself at another…

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Mother and daughter found dead in Moundville home

Mother and daughter found dead in Moundville home

MOUNDVILLE, Ala. (WIAT) – On Thursday morning, police arrived at a home on Market Street where two women, a mother and daughter, have been found dead.

Police tell CBS42’s Tim Reid that two smaller children in the house found the bodies and called family members.

Moundville Police say this is a domestic case with the ex-boyfriend considered as a suspect. He reportedly shot himself at another…

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Mother and daughter found dead in Moundville home

Mother and daughter found dead in Moundville home

MOUNDVILLE, Ala. (WIAT) – On Thursday morning, police arrived at a home on Market Street where two women, a mother and daughter, have been found dead.

Police tell CBS42’s Tim Reid that two smaller children in the house found the bodies and called family members.

Moundville Police say this is a domestic case with the ex-boyfriend considered as a suspect. He reportedly shot himself at another…

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Birmingham PD partner with OfferUp to provide safe selling spaces

Birmingham PD partner with OfferUp to provide safe selling spaces

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — The Birmingham Police Department is teaming up with an online marketplace site to keep you safe the next time you buy things from the internet.

They are partnering with OfferUp, which has a program to help police provide safe spaces for people in the community to meet up and buy things from online.

The two safe spaces are at Police Headquarters on 1st Avenue North and at…

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Williams sisters, Federer advance to Australian Open finals

Williams sisters, Federer advance to Australian Open finals

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — It was one, two and three for the ages as Venus and Serena Williams set up another all-sisters final and Roger Federer ensured he’ll contend for another Australian Open title.

They’re calling it Throwback Thursday at Melbourne Park: three players with a combined 46 Grand Slam titles and a combined age of 106 advanced to the finals.

Six-time Australian Open winner…

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Chaco Canyon oil rights sell for $3 million despite protests

Chaco Canyon oil rights sell for $3 million despite protests

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) – The Bureau of land Management has auctioned oil and gas drilling rights in northwest New Mexico despite protest from Native Americans and environmentalists.

The rights for drilling on 843 acres in the Chaco Canyon sold for $3 million on Wednesday. The sale of the parcels had been postponed on three occasions since 2012.

BLM spokeswoman Donna Hummel says the agency will not…

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Burger King Manager, Employee Allegedly Ran Drug Operation Through Drive-Thru Window

Burger King Manager, Employee Allegedly Ran Drug Operation Through Drive-Thru Window

Customers ordering “fries extra crispy” at a New Hampshire Burger King were apparently getting more than crunchy potato sticks. Authorities say they arrested two employees of the fast food restaurant for allegedly running a drug operation. 

Drive-Thru Drugs

This isn’t the first time that fast food and drugs have co-mingled:
• Oct. 2016: An Ohio woman claimed that fries she ordered from Wendy’s…

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Feds: Fraudsters Claimed To Own $17M Worth Of Property, Preyed On Tenants

Feds: Fraudsters Claimed To Own $17M Worth Of Property, Preyed On Tenants

There’s a lot of work that goes in to owning a property and renting it out to tenants, but in return, landlords can charge deposits and collect rent. Two Florida residents took the “work” part out of the equation, federal prosecutors claim, and instead just pretended they owned $17 million worth of property so they could demand money from tenants.

The Justice Department, along the Inspector…

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Are You Having Trouble Getting Your Recalled Samsung Washer Fixed? Tell Us About It

Are You Having Trouble Getting Your Recalled Samsung Washer Fixed? Tell Us About It

Late last year, Samsung announced its second major recall in less than a year by calling back more than 2.8 million top-loading washing machines after customers complained about violent, almost explosive vibrations. While the company promised to fix the devices or provide refunds to owners, three months later, things apparently haven’t gone as planned, leading to a class-action seeking lawsuit.…

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Restaurateur: The Last Howard Johnson’s Is Doing Just Fine, Thanks

Restaurateur: The Last Howard Johnson’s Is Doing Just Fine, Thanks

Yesterday, the news spread across the country that the last still-operating Howard Johnson’s restaurant was not long for this world, with a great big “AVAILABLE” sign posted outside the eatery in the tourist town of Lake George, NY. However, the restaurant’s owner says things are just fine, and claims that this HoJo’s is not closing.

Compounding the problem was that the Associated Press report…

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