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    Health Watch: Event planned to honor 2 year old Leukemia/stroke survivor

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    A 2 year old Columbus boy is battling his way back from two bouts with leukemia and a stroke so severe doctors gave up on him.Patrick Kenyon is Jason’s father. He says despite the medical challenges, his family feels blessed. He says for the second time Jason is in remission. His big sister is the perfect bone marrow match for Jason, and he survived a major stroke when doctors wanted to send him to die.“The motor func... More>>

    Man went to be circumcised and ended up with his penis amputated, according to Jefferson County lawsuit

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    The man says he was not warned that a circumcision procedure could lead to a penis amputation.
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    Montgomery base could house immigrant children

    Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery could house immigrant children. More>>

    Army: Patient IDs wrongly trashed at Ala base

    The military says as many as 2,300 patients are affected by a breach of personal information at the Lyster Army Health Clinic at Fort Rucker. More>>

    Governor to appoint new Harris County commissioner

    Georgia Governor Nathan Deal to appoint new Harris County commissioner to replace convicted commissioner Charles Wyatt. Georgia Governor Nathan Deal to appoint new Harris County commissioner to replace convicted commissioner Charles Wyatt.
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    Vacancy open after Charles Wyatt was convicted for bribery and other charges. More>>

    11 local agencies set to get $680,000 in crime prevention grants Video included

    Columbus crime prevention to focus on middle school students as a way to decrese drug and gang activity in Muscogee County. Columbus crime prevention to focus on middle school students as a way to decrese drug and gang activity in Muscogee County.
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    City to distribute near $700,000 in crime prevention fund money, Columbus announced Tuesday. More>>

    Bentley says special legislative session an option

    Gov. Robert Bentley says a special session of the Legislature to address economic incentives to attract industries is an option. More>>

    Ga. health officials seek input on WIC program

    Georgia health officials are seeking public input on an assistance program. More>>

    Flooding and sinkhole still a problem for Phenix City neighborhood Video included

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    A clogged water pipe has caused flooding and a growing sinkhole in an East Alabama neighborhood. More>>

    UPDATED: UGA defensive lineman arrested, dismissed from team

    UGA football player Jonathan Taylor was charged with aggravated assault UGA football player Jonathan Taylor was charged with aggravated assault
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    Police say a University of Georgia football player is facing a charge of aggravated assault. More>>

    Officer who pulled over Auburn QB fired after domestic violence arrest Video included

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    One of the officers who cited Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall for marijuana possession has been arrested and fired, according to officials. More>>

    3 new members elected to Muscogee County BOE Video included

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    After a major upset victory on the Muscogee County school board, newly elected member John Thomas is looking forward to the future by helping students across the district. In a 80-20 landslide, a political newcomer soundly defeated John Wells, who has served on the school board for 28 years. More>>

    LaGrange police looking for stabbing suspects

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    Police need your help finding the suspects who attacked and stabbed a man in LaGrange. More>>

    Opelika high schooler charged with murder after teen shot and killed

    Vantavious Quintez, 17, of Opelika, is accused of shooting Alizah Ellis, also 17, of Opelika, Monday. Vantavious Quintez, 17, of Opelika, is accused of shooting Alizah Ellis, also 17, of Opelika, Monday.
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    Vantavious Quintez, 17, of Opelika, is accused of shooting Alizah Ellis, also 17, of Opelika, Monday. More>>

    Carter wins GOP runoff for Kingston's House seat

    Buddy Carter has won the Republican nomination to replace GOP Rep. Jack Kingston in the U.S. House. More>>

    Special Report: Selling seized guns Video included

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    Instead of destroying them, The Columbus Police Department is selling hundreds of seized guns. Some of the guns were used in crimes, others were found on the road- all of them now headed back to the streets.“The policeman in me says I’d rather not see that gun back on the street, we’ve already gotten a hold of it once, but you’ve got 550 guns- will every one of them be used in a crime? No. Some of them will be sold to someone that will enjoy the use of that gun for the rest of their life and ... More>>

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    • Gang violence, fears for children fuel rush to US

      Gang violence, fears for children fuel rush to US

      Thursday, July 24 2014 1:43 PM EDT2014-07-24 17:43:05 GMT
      Many immigrants flooding across the southern border of the U.S. say they're fleeing violent gangs in Central America.
      Many immigrants flooding across the southern border of the U.S. say they're fleeing violent gangs in Central America.
    • Alaska tourist train halts runs after derailment

      Alaska tourist train halts runs after derailment

      Thursday, July 24 2014 1:42 PM EDT2014-07-24 17:42:53 GMT
      A vintage rail company that hauls hundreds of thousands of tourists every year along the route of the historic Klondike Gold Rush has suspended operations while it investigates a derailment that injured nine people.
      Officials now say 19 people were seen for minor injuries when a tourist train derailed in southeast Alaska - an increase from the initial report of nine injuries.
    • Varying health premium subsidies worry consumers

      Varying health premium subsidies worry consumers

      Thursday, July 24 2014 1:42 PM EDT2014-07-24 17:42:48 GMT
      Linda Close was grateful to learn she qualified for a sizable subsidy to help pay for her health insurance under the new federal law. But in the process of signing up for a plan, Close said her HealthCare.gov...
      Linda Close was grateful to learn she qualified for a sizable subsidy to help pay for her health insurance under the new federal law. But in the process of signing up for a plan, Close said her HealthCare.gov account...
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