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 2020-02-10 23:24 

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[ Huntsville ]

VERIFY: Does intermittent fasting help weight loss?...

Jennifer Anniston, Hugh Jackman, Chris Pratt. What do these celebrities have in common? Reportedly, they've all dieted using a method called "intermittent fasting". It's super popular. But does it work? We checked it out. Have you heard ab...

 2020-02-10 23:13 

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[ Huntsville ]

Downtown Huntsville street closure...

If you drive in downtown, get ready for another road closure. Contractors will begin work on Franklin Street between Lowell Ave and Governor's Drive in Tuesday. Expect to see a temporary single lane closure from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. daily. Drivers a...

 2020-02-10 23:11 

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[ Huntsville ]

Huntsville-Madison County EMA officials prepare for major floods...

Huntsville-Madison County EMA officials are keeping a close eye on what could happen with all the rain and flooding in the next week. "Over the weekend we've been holding briefings with local public safety leaders about the amount of rainfall that...

 2020-02-10 23:02 

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[ Huntsville ]

Why this former princess performer encourages boys to dress up as princesses...

CHICAGO — Kitty Wolf, a preschool teacher and former princess performer, knows the power of "dress up." A cosplayer herself, Wolf loves the creativity that comes with embracing a different identity, even if only for a few hours. "There&#...

 2020-02-10 22:27 

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[ Huntsville ]

Valentine's Day food deals for couples, singles and all the rest...

No matter how you plan to spend Valentine's Day this year, we all can agree good deals are something to love. Several restaurants and fast food chains around the country are offering deals and discounts surrounding Valentine's Day. Whether you'...

 2020-02-10 22:03 

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[ Huntsville ]

School delays for Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020...

Some school districts on the Tennessee Valley are starting late on Tuesday, Feb. 11, due to threats from weather and potential flooding. Jackson County Schools: 2 hour delay Ft. Payne City Schools: 2 hour delay Cornerstone Christian Academy (Rainsville): ...

 2020-02-10 21:43 

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[ Huntsville ]

Infants willing to give up tasty snack to help stranger, study finds...

Video credit to the University of Washington. A new study finds that infants may already be developing the altruistic instinct to give food to a stranger in need even if the child is hungry themselves. Researchers in Seattle at the University of Washingto...

 2020-02-10 21:18 

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[ Huntsville ]

2020 Tennessee Valley Nation Signing Day Recap...

The 2020 National Signing Day in the Tennessee Valley was a happy time for numerous high school football players as they put the pen to paper for an opportunity to play at the next level. Here's a look at all of the kids who signed National Letters of...

 2020-02-10 21:17 

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[ Huntsville ]

Your Stories: RNC mailer looks like 'imitation census' form...

ESCONDIDO, Calif. (KFMB) — An imitation census form is landing in mailboxes of San Diego residents. It looks like a census survey, but it's not from the U.S. Census Bureau. It's actually from the Republican National Committee (RNC), soliciti...

 2020-02-10 21:07 

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[ Huntsville ]

VERIFY: Is the RNC sending out a fundraising 'Census' with the words 'Official Document?'...

(WUSA) QUESTION: Is the RNC sending out a fundraising 'Census' with the words "Official Document" on it? ANSWER: Yes, both the RNC and DNC have their own versions. The RNC version is called the "2019 Congressional District Census" ...

 2020-02-10 18:19 

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[ Huntsville ]

Philip Rivers & Chargers mutually agree to part ways...

Philip Rivers will enter free agency this year, officially ending his 16-year run with the Los Angeles Chargers. The Chargers and the Athens High School graduate jointly announced the veteran quarterback's decision Monday, with general manager Tom Tel...

 2020-02-10 03:25 

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[ Huntsville ]

Weather Forecast Sunday, February 9, 2020...
 2020-02-10 01:44 

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[ Huntsville ]

UAH Chargers snap two game losing skid over rival Montevallo...

HUNTSVILLE | The No. 21 University of Alabama in Huntsville men's basketball team bounced back with a rivalry win on Saturday, beating visiting Montevallo 82-72 at Kelly Court at Spragins Hall. The Chargers improve to 18-5 (10-5 Gulf South Conference)...

 2020-02-10 01:42 

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[ Huntsville ]

Lady Chargers win 6 straight games for the first time since 2011-12 season...

HUNTSVILLE | The University of Alabama in Huntsville women's basketball team continued its winning ways on Saturday, knocking off Montevallo 73-68 at Kelly Court at Spragins Hall. The Chargers improve to 13-8 (10-5 Gulf South Conference) with their si...

 2020-02-10 00:39 

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[ Huntsville ]

Flooding concerns.... possible severe to strong storms later this week...
 2020-02-10 00:25 

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[ Huntsville ]

Alabama schools vie for fitness centers...

Schools in Alabama now have a chance to win a brand new fitness center, and you can help make it happen for your school! To combat childhood obesity, The National Foundation for Governors' Fitness Councils is holding the 2020 DON'T QUIT Campaign i...

 2020-02-09 23:05 

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[ Huntsville ]

'Not One More Alabama' partners with national organizations to help families overcome addiction...

"We see the ugly side of addiction and that...

 2020-02-09 22:30 

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[ Huntsville ]

The top questions about the Oscars, according to Google...

CALIFORNIA, USA — The 92nd Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are almost here! Each year, the entertainment industry and film fans around the world turn their attention to the Academy Awards. Across the nation, many are asking questions about...

 2020-02-09 21:30 

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[ Huntsville ]

A brief history of Oscar, the Academy Awards statuette...

We've seen many of our favorite actors, writers and directors climb the stage to accept the prestigious Academy Award, but not many of us know the history of the Oscar statuette they hold in their hands. Since the first Academy Awards banquet on May 1...

 2020-02-09 04:30 

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[ Huntsville ]

Antarctica just hit 64.9 degrees its highest temperature ever recorded...

The U.N. weather agency says an Argentine research base on the northern tip of Antarctica is reporting a temperature that, if confirmed, could amount to a record high for the icy continent. The World Meteorological Organization said Friday the base has re...

 2020-02-09 03:37 

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[ Huntsville ]

Weather Forecast Saturday, February 8, 2020...
 2020-02-09 00:56 

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[ Huntsville ]

Huntsville engineers, scientists celebrate 10th anniversary launch of Node 3 'Tranquility'...

Saturday marks a milestone mission here in Huntsville and around the world. Ten years ago a group of engineers, scientists and aerospace professionals from the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center helped launch the International Space Station's Node 3 &#...

 2020-02-09 00:46 

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[ Huntsville ]

More rain on the way.. flooding possible...

Last week we saw a good amount of rainfall come through the Valley and more is unfortunately coming our way at the start of the week. Lauderdale, Colbert, Madison, Morgan, Marshall and Jackson counties are all under a flood warning until further notice. M...

 2020-02-08 22:12 

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[ Huntsville ]

9-1-1 Center taps on community to use 'PulsePoint' app in awareness of Heart Month...

February is heart month, and all month long many folks are raising awareness about heart disease the No. 1 killer in America. The Huntsville-Madison County 9-1-1 Call Center joins the cause in promoting a free app called "PulsePoint". PulsePoint e...

 2020-02-08 15:00 

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[ Huntsville ]

VERIFY: Does the president have any control over the primary schedule?...

Following a chaotic week of delays and issues with a voting app, two Democratic candidates both claimed victory in the Iowa Democratic Caucus. The confusion and drama surrounding the event have added fuel to conversations about the purpose of the Iowa cau...

 2020-02-08 15:00 

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[ Huntsville ]

From Connecticut to Florida: Strangers help find girl's missing military "daddy doll"...

ATLANTA — A mother reached out on Facebook Thursday morning, asking if anyone had seen her daughter's "daddy doll" which was lost while they were traveling. The "daddy doll" was a stuffed doll with an image of the girl's fath...

 2020-02-08 04:19 

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[ Huntsville ]

Mae Jemison defeats Lee 74-53, Jaguars win area championship (Highlights)...

The Mae Jemison Jaguars won another area championship by defeating cross city foe Lee, 74-53. Here are some highlights from Friday night's game....

 2020-02-08 03:36 

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[ Huntsville ]

The littlest school in Madison County got the biggest surprise today...

Each year, the Elks Lodge 1648 in Huntsville selects a local school and sends every 5th grader in the school to the Space & Rocket Center for a week of Space Camp training. This year, the Elks chose Walnut Grove Elementary. Every 5th grader is going to Sp...

 2020-02-08 03:22 

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[ Huntsville ]

Weather Forecast Friday, February 7, 2020...

Parts of the Tennessee Valley are under a Winter Weather Advisory ahead of some overnight snow. Details inside tonight...

 2020-02-08 02:30 

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[ Huntsville ]

'It's not fair to us to keep starting from square one' | Study reveals concerns about health insurance for military kids...

WASHINGTON — Military family advocates have heard stories for years: Those who serve are concerned about the health coverage their kids get in the military system. For the first time, there's now data to support those anecdotes. A study reports ...

 2020-02-08 02:00 

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[ Huntsville ]

A new way to look at the dangers of vaping...

You hear time and time again about the dangers of vaping, but how bad are they really? These students are seeing it visualized in the form of a healthy lung and one that's not so healthy. It's a typical day in Hawthorne Elementary's fifth grad...

 2020-02-08 01:30 

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[ Huntsville ]

Have more fun...by having no fun at all...

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WZZM)— It's the newest health trend that promises to give your brain a break and all you have to do is give up everything you love to do. Sound fun? Probably not, but it could be the best way to a healthier life. Dopamine fa...

 2020-02-08 01:00 

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[ Huntsville ]

Man charged with murder of man found in burned vehicle...

A New Hope man is charged with murder in the death of a man found in a burned vehicle in January. Corey Lee Collier, 26, of New Hope, Al., has been charged with the murder of Brandon Young, also of New Hope. According to the Marshall County Sheriff's ...

 2020-02-08 00:30 

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[ Huntsville ]

Hip to be a Square...

I recently wrote about the importance of doing crossword puzzles and how good they are for your mind. But it's also important to remember the element of fun that goes into doing them. I want to introduce you to the American Crossword Puzzle Tournament...

 2020-02-08 00:15 

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[ Huntsville ]

VERIFY: Is it possible to force a senator into a recall election?...

The hashtag "#RecallRomney" surged onto Twitter's trending tab yesterday following Senator Mitt Romney's vote to find President Donald Trump guilty of abuse of power. Romney was the only Republican to find Trump guilty of either charge aga...

 2020-02-08 00:13 

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[ Huntsville ]

More Snow Coming...

The weekend is here and more snow is on the way. Details inside tonight...

 2020-02-07 23:30 

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[ Huntsville ]

DNC chair calls for Iowa Democratic Party to 'immediately begin a recanvass'...

Democratic National Committee chair Tom Perez released a statement Thursday calling on Iowa Democratic leaders to recanvass the entire state to verify caucus results. The results from Monday night have been released slowly by the party, and Local 5 found ...

 2020-02-07 23:28 

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[ Huntsville ]

National Wear Red Day...

It's National Wear Red Day, a day to show a little extra love to all the women in our lives by focusing on them and their heart health. Heart disease the number one killer of women. Approximately one woman dies from it every single minute. But histori...

 2020-02-07 23:23 

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[ Huntsville ]

Local third graders turn bottles into Black History Icons...

Goldsmith-Schiffman Elementary's third grade class is showing off their projects for Black History Month. They found a way to turn old plastic bottles to Black History icons. They weren...

 2020-02-07 22:31 

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[ Huntsville ]

Fire officials share tips for preventing burn injuries...

Burns and scalds can be extremely dangerous, even deadly, and that...

 2020-02-07 22:19 

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[ Huntsville ]

One dead after robbery and shooting in Decatur...

One person is dead and another is in custody after a robbery in Decatur Friday afternoon turned deadly. Decatur Police were originally called to the scene of a robbery in the 300 block of Herring Road at around 3:30 Friday afternoon. They tell us that thi...

 2020-02-07 22:06 

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[ Huntsville ]

Confirmed Tornado From Wednesday Storms...

The National Weather Service office in Huntsville Alabama has confirmed an EF-1 tornado near the Allsboro area during the Wednesday evening severe weather event....

 2020-02-07 21:43 

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[ Huntsville ]

Deadline to register to vote in AL primary is coming soon...

Alabama's 2020 primary election is coming up on March 3. If you plan to register to vote, time is running out. Your deadline depends on how you plan to register. All of this information comes directly from the Alabama Secretary of State's Office. ...

 2020-02-07 19:06 

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[ Huntsville ]

WATCH: Snake vs. microphone...

This snake-wrangling TV reporter in Australia tries to hold her composure when the snake "takes to the mic"...literally. The reporter was doing a story on snakes when she decided to have the snake wrapped around her during a video take. The snake ...

 2020-02-07 18:50 

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[ Huntsville ]

Washington and local leaders speak at major cybersecurity meeting for business owners...

Cyber threats against local businesses was the topic addressed in a major cyber security meeting Friday morning in Huntsville....

 2020-02-07 16:00 

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[ Huntsville ]

Student loan debt is a hot topic among the Democratic candidates running for president...

Deeana Jurius, an elementary school counselor says, "I moved back home with my parents to be able to make payments and to pay it off more quickly." 76% of New Hampshire's class of 2018 graduated with student loans, the highest percentage in th...

 2020-02-07 13:00 

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[ Huntsville ]

VERIFY: Claim that senators who voted guilty in impeachment represent more Americans is misleading...

President Donald Trump on Wednesday was acquitted of both impeachment charges he was facing. Senators voted 52-48 to acquit him on the abuse of power charge and 53-47 to acquit him on obstruction of Congress charges. While those votes do put an end to the...

 2020-02-07 06:41 

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[ Huntsville ]

UAH women throttle UWA 70-46; win 5th game in a row (Highlights)...

The University of Alabama in Huntsville women's basketball team picked up its fifth straight victory on Thursday, knocking off West Alabama by a final score of 70-46 at Kelly Court at Spragins Hall. UAH improves to 12-8 (9-5 Gulf South Conference) wit...

 2020-02-07 03:39 

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[ Huntsville ]

NASA celebrates record breaking flight and honors Tuskegee Airman...

After spending a record 328 days on the international space station, NASA Astronaut Christina Koch is back on earth. The 41-year-old landed in Kazakhstan Thursday as the record holder for the longest space flight by a woman. "I think that highlighting...

 2020-02-07 03:30 

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[ Huntsville ]

The hidden cost of counterfeit make up...

CLEVELAND — Getting glamour products these days costs a pretty penny: $40 for a Chanel lipstick, $88 for Tom Ford foundation, you can even spend $100 for Surrat eye shadow. It's no wonder ladies looking for glam bypass department stores for soci...

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