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    Bikers ride alongside Auburn legend Bo Jackson in "Bo Bikes Bama"

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    Hundreds biked across Auburn today for the 3rd annual "Bo Bikes Bama." The ride was hosted and led by Auburn legend Bo Jackson. More>>

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    Escaped inmate tased twice, jumps in lake during capture Video included

    Grisset shows which way Adams ran Grisset shows which way Adams ran
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    Darrin Adams got away from a Muscogee County prison detail last Friday. This came months after he escaped from the Lee County Detention Center in December and another Georgia prison in 1994. Lee County authorities found him late Wednesday night. More>>

    Authorities: Man walks into sheriff's office, confesses to sexual abuse

    Johnny Row Bolt Johnny Row Bolt
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    A 62-year-old Chambers County man was arrested on two counts of Sexual Abusecharges. Authorities with the Chambers County Sheriff's Office say Johnny Bolt, of Five Points, walked into the sheriff's office this week and confessed to sexually abusing a family member under the age of 12. They say he was arrested Thursday and made bond that same day. More>>

    497th MCT soldiers return home

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    19 families are once again enjoying the company of their soldiers Friday night. The 497th movement control team returned to Fort Benning after a 9 month deployment to Afghanistan. More>>

    Looking brighter for Easter

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    The stubborn weather system which brought rainy, chilly weather to all of the Southeast will finally be on the move, just in time to bring us some sunshine on Easter Sunday. More>>

    Auburn woman shot in leg during domestic dispute

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    59-year-old Johnnie Forte was arrested Friday after he allegedly shot a 29-year-old woman in the leg, according to Auburn Police.Officers responded to a shots fired call at a home on Kent Drive shortly before 2 a.m. Friday. The woman was treated at East Alabama Medical Center for a non-life threatening injury.Forte now faces domestic violence charges. More>>

    Knoxville woman finds body under deck during Easter egg hunt

    A homeowner in Knoxville, Tennessee found a dead body under her porch during an Easter egg hunt with her son. (Courtesy: Knoxville News Sentinel) A homeowner in Knoxville, Tennessee found a dead body under her porch during an Easter egg hunt with her son. (Courtesy: Knoxville News Sentinel)
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    Knoxville woman found a body under her deck while hunting for Easter eggs with her son Wednesday. More>>

    MIT honors officer slain after bombs went off

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    Like many other youngsters, Sean Collier wanted to be a police officer. Unlike most, he brought that dream to life - and then died doing it, becoming a central character in the gripping hunt for the Boston Marathon bombing... More>>

    LaGrange man shot in face while sleeping

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    A LaGrange man is recovering after being shot in the face while he was sleeping, according to LaGrange Police.  More>>

    Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

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    Rescuers were searching through piles of snow and ice on the slopes of Mount Everest on Saturday for four Sherpa guides who were buried by an avalanche that killed 12 other Nepalese guides in the deadliest disaster on the... More>>

    Magnitude-7.2 earthquake shakes Mexican capital

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    A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday, sending panicked people into the streets. Some walls cracked and fell, but there were no reports of major damage or casualties. More>>

    Grandmother of boy tied up in Macy's bathroom speaks Video included

    The grandmother, whose face is concealed to protect child's identity The grandmother, whose face is concealed to protect child's identity
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    The family of an 8-year-old boy, who police say was tied up and assaulted in Peachtree Mall, pleading for the public's help after nearly two weeks with no arrest. More>>

    Georgia Supreme Court visits Columbus Video included

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    Hundreds of students, lawyers, and citizens packed the Springer Opera House Friday morning to hear oral arguments presented in front of the Georgia Supreme Court. More>>

    Ala jobless rate jumps to 6.7 percent

    Alabama's unemployment rate is rising. More>>

    Mazda recalls 109,000 older SUVs for rust problem

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    Mazda is recalling 109,000 Tribute SUVs in cold-weather states to fix rusting frame parts. More>>

    Principal of Double Churches Middle School passes away Video included

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    The principal of Double Churches Middle School passed away Wednesday night. Chris Cox was appointed to the job in 2012. More>>

    Program Note: Jeopardy, Wheel airing on ERBL during debates

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    "Jeopardy!" and "Wheel of Fortune" will air on ERBL "Me-TV" 3.2 Monday and Wednesday. More>>

    Escaped Muscogee inmate captured in Lee County

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    Darrin Adams was recaptured in Lee County Thursday and is being charged with two escapes. More>>

    Geico planning middle Ga. expansion

    A national insurance company has announced plans to create new jobs in middle Georgia. More>>

    53 die in Alabama fires in first 3 months of 2014

    Authorities say 53 people were killed in Alabama fires in the first three months of 2014, putting the state near the top nationwide in the number of deadly blazes. More>>

    Submit your questions for the Columbus mayoral debate

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    Submit your questions for Teresa Tomlinson and Colin Martin. Then watch the debate Monday on WRBL. More>>

    Last day to register to vote in mayoral race is April 21

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    April 21 is the last day for new voters interested in casting ballots in May 20th elections to register. More>>

    From Phenix City to Texas: US Hi-Way Sale this weekend

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    Alabama towns along U.S. 80 will be participating in a massive yard sale this weekend. More>>

    WRBL to broadcast live debates

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    Live debates featuring candidates vying for Columbus mayor and open U.S. Senate seat in Georgia.

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    • Nick Marshall shines in Auburn A-Day

      Nick Marshall shines in Auburn A-Day

      Sunday, April 20 2014 12:26 AM EDT2014-04-20 04:26:11 GMT
      How do you repeat a Cinderella season? That is what the Auburn Tigers will be trying to do in the 2014 season. It was their passing attack that shined in A-Day.
      How do you repeat a Cinderella season? That is what the Auburn Tigers will be trying to do in the 2014 season. It was their passing attack that shined in A-Day.
    • Bo Jackson ready for Bo Bikes Bama

      Bo Jackson ready for Bo Bikes Bama

      Saturday, April 19 2014 12:08 AM EDT2014-04-19 04:08:09 GMT
      A-Day weekend is here, and it is extra special for Auburn fans because the legend Bo Jackson is back for Bo Bikes Bama.  
      A-Day weekend is here, and it is extra special for Auburn fans because the legend Bo Jackson is back for Bo Bikes Bama.  
    • Kendrick Lady Cherokees get praise from UGA's Andy Landers

      Kendrick Lady Cherokees get praise from UGA's Andy Landers

      Friday, April 18 2014 11:43 PM EDT2014-04-19 03:43:25 GMT
      One of the best parts about winning a state championship is getting a full calendar year to show off your championship ring. More honors game to the Kendrick Lady Cherokee’s basketball team Friday. UGA coach Andy Landers helped present the Sportsvision awards in Columbus. 
      One of the best parts about winning a state championship is getting a full calendar year to show off your championship ring. More honors game to the Kendrick Lady Cherokee’s basketball team Friday. UGA coach Andy Landers helped present the Sportsvision awards in Columbus. 
    • NationalMore>>

    • Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

      Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

      Sunday, April 20 2014 6:32 AM EDT2014-04-20 10:32:43 GMT
      People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's...
      People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's...
    • In Colorado, a pot holiday tries to go mainstream

      In Colorado, a pot holiday tries to go mainstream

      Sunday, April 20 2014 3:52 AM EDT2014-04-20 07:52:30 GMT
      The 4/20 stoner holiday is going mainstream in Colorado.
      Once the province of activists and stoners, the traditional pot holiday of April 20 has gone mainstream in the first state in the nation to legalize recreational marijuana.
    • NASA: Engineer vital to moon landing success dies

      NASA: Engineer vital to moon landing success dies

      Sunday, April 20 2014 3:12 AM EDT2014-04-20 07:12:52 GMT
      John C. Houbolt, an engineer whose contributions to the U.S. space program were vital to NASA's successful moon landing in 1969, has died. He was 95.
      John C. Houbolt, an engineer whose contributions to the U.S. space program were vital to NASA's successful moon landing in 1969, has died. He was 95.
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    • Knoxville woman finds body under deck during Easter egg hunt

      Knoxville woman finds body under deck during Easter egg hunt

      Saturday, April 19 2014 2:32 PM EDT2014-04-19 18:32:11 GMT
      A homeowner in Knoxville, Tennessee found a dead body under her porch during an Easter egg hunt with her son. (Courtesy: Knoxville News Sentinel)A homeowner in Knoxville, Tennessee found a dead body under her porch during an Easter egg hunt with her son. (Courtesy: Knoxville News Sentinel)
      Knoxville woman found a body under her deck while hunting for Easter eggs with her son Wednesday.
      Knoxville woman found a body under her deck while hunting for Easter eggs with her son Wednesday.
    • CPD used "old fashioned ways" to solve church vandalism case

      CPD used "old fashioned ways" to solve church vandalism case

      Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:38 PM EDT2014-04-17 02:38:08 GMT
      Columbus police have released more information about how they arrested a man accused of vandalizing multiple churches in south Columbus. They say they had to use what they call old fashioned police work. 
      Columbus police have released more information about how they arrested a man accused of vandalizing multiple churches in south Columbus. They say they had to use what they call old fashioned police work. 
    • Blanchard Elementary sinkhole being repaired

      Blanchard Elementary sinkhole being repaired

      Wednesday, April 16 2014 8:04 AM EDT2014-04-16 12:04:33 GMT
      Repairs outside Blanchard Elementary School after a sinkhole formed in the parking lot.Repairs outside Blanchard Elementary School after a sinkhole formed in the parking lot.

      District announces changes to student pickup and dropoff during repairs.

      District announces changes to student pickup and dropoff during repairs.

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