Arrest warrant obtained in gun shop burglary

An arrest warrant has been obtained and more charges are expected against a man accused of burglarizing a Newton gun shop.

Illinois tornado caught on home security cameras

Two tornadoes were confirmed by the National Weather Service after surveys on Monday, and for one Hancock County family, it was a very close call. Thankfully the tornado that hit southeast Hancock County wasn't stronger. It was an EF-0 with 80mph winds.

Regular walking helps reduce risk of early death

A new study finds regular walking, even for just two hours a week lowered the risk of early death, compared to inactivity. Walking was especially effective in reducing deaths from respiratory and cardiovascular disease.

Training birds to dispose cigarettes

A Dutch startup is working to train crows to pick up cigarette butts, according to Popular Mechanics. Crows are highly intelligent and are able to make and use tools. Cigarette butts are the most littered item on the planet.

12 years since Hurricane Wilma shattered Atlantic Ocean record

12 years ago was when Hurricane Wilma broke the record for the most intense storm by air pressure in the Atlantic going all the way down to 882 millbars. At its peak, the storm produced destructive 185 mile per hour winds.

Midsize cars given new safety checks with passenger-side crash test

A new crash test program from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety aims to ensure that manufacturers pay attention to the safety of front passengers as well as drivers.

Disabled American Veterans mobile truck makes a stop in Enterprise

A mobile service office made a trip to Enterprise Wednesday to help disabled veterans receive the claims they deserve.

 

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Posted: 10/18/2017 - The Southeastern Conference has produced upsets, letdowns, blowouts and frantic finishes, and it's only the midway point of the season

Posted: 10/18/2017 - The PGA Tour is bringing a regular tournament to Kentucky for the first time in nearly 60 years.

Posted: 10/17/2017 - K.D. Hill (Eufaula) was selected as one of the 40 players for Team Alabama in the upcoming AL-MS All-Star Football Game

Posted: 10/17/2017 - Auburn wide receiver Kyle Davis has been dismissed from the team. Coach Gus Malzahn announced the decision on Tuesday, saying only that Davis broke team rules.

Posted: 10/15/2017 - Dale Earnhardt Jr. finished seventh in his final race at Talladega, where he and his late father combined to win 16 Cup races. Alabama declared Sunday “Dale Earnhardt Jr. Day.”