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Dog-Fighting Defendants Plead Not Guilty in Alabama

(MONTGOMERY, Ala.) — A detective investigating a multi-state dog fighting case says each side usually bet $20,000 to $40,000 on a match and more than $100,000...

Coroner: Alabama Hostage-Taker Shot Multiple Times

(BIRMINGHAM, Ala.) — An Alabama coroner says the body of a man who held a 5-year-old hostage for nearly a week before being killed in a shootout with the FBI...

Rural Rescue: A Timeline of the Alabama Hostage Crisis

The hostage standoff in Midland City, Ala., ended with a shootout between kidnapper Jimmy Lee Dykes and law enforcement and the rescue of the 5-year-old boy he...