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  • At Least 1 Dead, Hundreds Rescued After Hurricane Sally

    PENSACOLA, Fla.—Hurricane Sally lumbered ashore near the Florida-Alabama line Wednesday with 105 mph (165 kph) winds and rain measured in feet, not inches, killing at least one person, swamping homes, and forcing the rescue of hundreds as it pushed inland for what could be a…
  • College Leaders Should Have Seen This Coming

    On August 16, dozens upon dozens of students wrap around the barrier in front of Gallettes, a local haunt in Tuscaloosa. It’s the end of formal sorority recruitment at the University of Alabama. One student smirks; his eyes are covered by sunglasses, but no mask…