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    Amber Alert issued for 2-year-old girl from Mississippi

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    A 7-month-old Mississippi infant is dead and Lowndes County authorities continue to search for her sibling.
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    • Democratic Senate debate viewer questions

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    Columbus electricity restored after brief power outage

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    An estimated 2,500 Georgia Power customers briefly lost power Wednesday after an equipment malfunction. More>>

    Deal signs bill expanding gun rights in Georgia

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    Gov. Nathan Deal has signed legislation expanding where people with licenses to carry can bring their guns in Georgia. More>>

    Name of Seale murder victim released Video included

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    Eric Tunnell Anderson, 23, was found dead in a trailer home Tuesday afternoon, according to Sheriff Taylor. Taylor tells News 3 that Anderson was renting a trailer home on Avalon Circle in Seale. More>>

    Eufaula residents upset with ALDOT over Eufaula Avenue plans

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    Some folks in Eufaula are upset with the Alabama Department of Transportation. They say the state wants to widen the historic Eufaula Avenue, which you might know from the many antebellum homes that line the highway.   More>>

    Russell County deputy arrested for drug trafficking Video included

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    Deputy Brandon Williams found in possession of synthetic marijuana and steroids, Sheriff Heath Taylor says.

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    More guilty pleas planned in dog fighting probe

    Eight of the 14 people arrested in a multi-state dog fighting investigation have filed court papers saying they want to plead guilty. More>>

    Lee County authorities recover $25,000 in stolen items

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    Opelika man Tevin Stinson, 20, has been arrested in connection with $25,000 of stolen items, according to a news release by the Lee County Sheriff’s Office.Lee and Troup County Sheriff’s Investigators searched Stinson’s home on Bull Durham Street in Opelika and found multiple firearms, flat screen televisions, gaming systems, compound bows with arrows, jewelry and other electronic devices. The majority of the property was determined to have been reported stolen during multiple burglaries in A... More>>

    Both mayor candidates confident after Monday debate

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    We are four weeks away from Election Day in Georgia, and in Muscogee County. Both mayoral candidates are entering the home stretch of their campaigns. Mayor Teresa Tomlinson and challenger Colin Martin faced off Monday night in a debate.   More>>

    Auburn University offering reward after campus threats Video included

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    Auburn University's Haley Center has been temporarily evacuated after a bomb threat, according to an emergency message posted on the school's Web site.Surrounding buildings are not affected. The public is advised to avoid Haley Center until further notice.**This is a developing story. Stay with WRBL.com and News 3 for updates. More>>

    Submit your questions for the Democratic U.S. Senate Debate

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    Submit your questions for the democratic candidates for Georgia's open U.S. senate seat. More>>

    Opelika police looking for man using counterfeit bills

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    Opelika police are searching for aman who made purchases using counterfeit money.On March 22, the suspect made two separate purchases at Target using two $100 counterfeit bills. Loss prevention officers reported the man.He is described as a black male, about 5'8" weighing around 180 pounds.Anyone who has any information about this case is asked to call the Opelika Police Department Investigative Services Division at (334) 705-5220 or the Secret Witness Hotline at (334) 745-8665. More>>

    Suspect wanted for 24th St shooting

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    Columbus police are searching Kenderrick MarquiseHill for Aggravated Assault in connection with a Saturday shootingat 24th Streetand 14th Avenue that sent a man and woman to the hospital.Hill is considered armed and dangerous.Police say he is 6'2" and weighs 180 pounds. He has multiple tattoos including tear drops beneath his right eye, the word "thug" on his right arm and the word "Barbara" on his left arm. He also has a scar on the right sidehis forehead.Anyone with information should call ... More>>

    Tomlinson, Martin turn up the heat in mayoral debate Video included

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    Mayor Teresa Tomlinson and challenger Colin Martin weren’t shy about taking jabs at each other while discussing over a dozen topics. More>>

    On-Demand: Watch the Columbus mayoral debate Video included

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    Video clips from the 2014 mayoral debate between Columbus Mayor Teresa Tomlinson and Colin Martin.
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    26 local runners compete in Boston Marathon Video included

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    A year after the bombing at the Boston marathon's finish line, thousands of runners from around the world gathered to run again. We had 26 runners from our area in the race. 11 runners from Columbus made the journey to Boston to run the 26 miles.  More>>

    Photo Slideshow: Light up Columbus for Autism

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    Snapshots from the 2014 Light Up Columbus Blue for Autism event. More>>

    Photo Slideshow: CASA Superhero 5k Run

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    Snapshots from the event where superheroes overtake Uptown Columbus in the name of protecting children. More>>

    Auburn man charged in attempted theft of scooter

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    An Auburn man faces theft charges after police say he was caught attempting to load a scooter into the bed of a pick-up truck. Clarence Reese, 54, was arrested Saturday, April 19, 2014. Police say the vehicle Reese was using was stopped on E. Drake Avenue near N. Gay Street. An investigation revealed the scooter, a Honda “Ruckus” valued at $2,000 had just been stolen from a residence in the 100 block of E. Drake Avenue. Reese was immediately taken into custody by police on an outstanding wa... More>>

    Auburn's trip to the BCS championship game cost $3.13 million, mostly for transportation and meals More>>

    Early voting for May 20 primary begins April 28

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    Early voting for the May 20 primary elections begin Monday, April 28. There are a number of locations you can visit to vote in Muscogee County. Their hours vary, so we have listed all the information for you below:04/28/2014 - 05/16/2014 7:00 AM - 4:30 PM, Days: M,Tu,W,Th,FCity Services Center 3111 Citizens Way Columbus, GA 31906 04/28/2014 - 05/16/2014 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM, Days: M,Tu,W,Th,F Columbus Baptist Association 3679 Steam Mill Road Columbus, GA 31906 04/28/2014 - 05/16/2014 11:00 AM - ... More>>

    AL Driver License services to go down for database conversion

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    The Alabama Department of Public Safety’s Driver License Division has scheduled a database conversion the last weekend of April.The conversion willaffect all systems, including online services, which will be shut down from 5 p.m. Fri.,April 25, to 8 a.m. Wed., April 30. During that time, Driver License examining offices across the state will be unable to issue, renew or reinstate driver licenses and non-driver ident... More>>

    SLIDESHOW: Auburn A-day 2014

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    Check outthe pictures above for a photo recap of Auburn's A-day.For a full game recap, click here: Blue hammers White at Auburn's A-day More>>

    Opelika family in need of wheelchair accessible van Video included

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    An Opelika family needs your help. They are raising money for a wheelchair accessible van for their 7 year old special needs daughter. Her name is Abbie. She suffers from a rare brain disorder. The disease attacks the portion of her brain that controls hearing, speech, balance and the ability to swallow. 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>>

    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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    • April Mugshots

      April Mugshots

      Thursday, April 10 2014 11:54 AM EDT2014-04-10 15:54:25 GMT

      April arrests made in the Upstate and western North Carolina.

      April arrests made in the Upstate and western North Carolina.

    • Russell County deputy arrested for drug trafficking

      Russell County deputy arrested for drug trafficking

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 5:46 PM EDT2014-04-23 21:46:33 GMT

      Deputy Brandon Williams found in possession of synthetic marijuana and steroids, Sheriff Heath Taylor says.

      Deputy Brandon Williams found in possession of synthetic marijuana and steroids, Sheriff Heath Taylor says.

    • Name of Seale murder victim released

      Name of Seale murder victim released

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:52 PM EDT2014-04-23 16:52:30 GMT
      Eric Tunnell Anderson, 23, was found dead in a trailer home Tuesday afternoon, according to Sheriff Taylor. Taylor tells News 3 that Anderson was renting a trailer home on Avalon Circle in Seale.
      Eric Tunnell Anderson, 23, was found dead in a trailer home Tuesday afternoon, according to Sheriff Taylor. Taylor tells News 3 that Anderson was renting a trailer home on Avalon Circle in Seale.
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    • Gun carry rights expanded in Ga. under new law

      Gun carry rights expanded in Ga. under new law

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:26 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:26:05 GMT
      Under a law just signed by Georgia's governor, people with a license can carry a gun into bars, some government buildings and places of worship if religious leaders say it's OK.
      Criticized by one group as the "guns everywhere" bill, Georgia took a big step Wednesday toward expanding where licensed carriers can take their weapons, with the governor signing a law that allows them in bars without...
    • Records: Man shot in court had vowed to behave

      Records: Man shot in court had vowed to behave

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:25 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:25:05 GMT
      A defendant who was fatally shot by a U.S. marshal while attacking a witness during a federal court trial had promised a judge earlier that he would behave, a court transcript shows.
      A defendant who was fatally shot by a U.S. marshal while attacking a witness during a federal court trial had promised a judge earlier that he would behave, a court transcript shows.
    • Ohio women held captive seek Joan Rivers' apology

      Ohio women held captive seek Joan Rivers' apology

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:25 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:25:48 GMT
      Attorneys for two women held in a Cleveland home and abused for a decade say Joan Rivers should apologize for comparing living in her daughter's guest room with the captivity they experienced.
      Attorneys for two women held in a Cleveland home and abused for a decade say Joan Rivers should apologize for comparing living in her daughter's guest room with the captivity they experienced.
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