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Conservative authors dominate HS class summer reading list — that is, until local residents see it.

When local residents got a gander at the summer reading list for an Alabama high school's Advanced Placement Government/Economics class next year, they noticed a…

- TheBlaze.com - US

Tropical Storm Cindy comes ashore in southwest Louisiana.

NEW ORLEANS " Gulf Coast states were in for a third day of rough weather as Tropical Storm Cindy sloshed ashore early Thursday in southwestern Louisiana.Already blamed for one death in Alabama, Cindy was expected to keep churning...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Cindy leaves tornado in its wake; injuries, damage in Alabama.

The remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy spun off a tornado in central Alabama, injuring at least four people, emergency officials said.

- UPI - US

Cosby to Lecture on How to Avoid Sex Assault Allegations.

Bill Cosby wants to get back to work, his spokespeople said Wednesday on Good Day Alabama , and one of his first plans is to host a series of town halls starting in July to educate young people. About what, exactly? Sexual assault. "Laws are changing. The statute of limitations for...

- Newser - US

A town comes together to protect man accused of sexual assault and his accuser commits suicide.

As a society, we are a long way from dealing with rape humanely. In part, this is because many of us still don't understand what consent is and that it's not just about a person's right to say no but also about their right to say yes. Our legal system is woefully inadequate when it comes to addressing sexual assault and ...

- Daily Kos - US

Cindy weakens but still stirs weather over wide swath.

A suspected tornado near Birmingham, Alabama, flattened businesses and injured one person Thursday, while the mayor of a coastal Louisiana town urged residents to evacuate ahead of a rising tide — two lingering effects of a weakening Tropical Depression Cindy that was fueling harsh weather across the Southeast.

- WRAL.com - US

Cindy weakens but still stirs harsh weather over wide swath.

A suspected tornado near Birmingham, Alabama, flattened businesses and injured one person Thursday, while the mayor of a coastal Louisiana town urged residents to evacuate ahead of a rising tide — two lingering effects of a weakening Tropical Depression Cindy that was fueling harsh weather across...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Bill Cosby plans to teach men to avoid sexual assault charges and WTF?.

No, there are no typos in that headline. Cosby will soon be embarking on a tour of "town halls" to educate young men about how to avoid and handle sexual assault allegations, his representatives, Andrew Wyatt and Ebonee Benson, said Wednesday on Good Day Alabama, a morning news show on Birmingham, Alabama FOX affiliate ...

- Mashable! - US

First the flooding, then the fire ants; Alabama is warned: report.

Flushed from underground, they huddle in masses taking shape of ribbons, balls, streamers

- Times-Picayune - US

Tropical Storm Cindy's remnants unleash heavy rains on Gulf Coast; reports of a tornado in Alabama.

Tropical Storm Cindy has been downgraded to a tropical depression Thursday after it made landfall in Louisiana. There are reports that a tornado touched down in Fairfield, Ala.

- FOX News - US

Tropical depression brings flooding to U.S. Gulf Coast states.

A tropical depression formerly known as Tropical Storm Cindy caused flooding on Thursday in several U.S. southeastern states, spawned a tornado that injured four people in Alabama, and cut 16 percent of Gulf of Mexico oil production. Cindy was a tropical storm when it made landfall near the Louisiana-Texas border about 3 ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Cosby Said To Plan Speaking Tour On How To Avoid Sex Assault Accusations

Fresh off of a sexual assault case that ended in a mistrial, Bill Cosby now plans to give a speaking tour to educate young people about sexual assault and how to avoid accusations of it. Cosby’s spokepeople appeared Thursday on Birmingham, Alabama TV station WBRC’s “Good Morning Alabama” ...

- TPM News - US

A weakening Cindy heads inland, spreading rain far and wide

Gulf Coast states were in for a third day of rough weather Thursday with Tropical Storm Cindy, blamed for one death in Alabama, expected to keep churning seas and spin off bands of severe weather from east Texas to northwestern Florida.

- FOX News - US

A College Student Accused A Powerful Man Of Rape. Then She Became A Suspect

When an Alabama college student told the police she was sexually assaulted, she did everything she thought she was supposed to do. She ended up killing herself. View Entire Post ›

- BuzzFeed - US

The daily business briefing: June 22, 2017

1. Tropical Storm Cindy disrupted shipping in the Gulf of Mexico on Wednesday and drove workers off of oil and gas platforms, shutting down one-sixth of the Gulf's oil production. It also forced a halt to the uploading of vessels at a major oil-import terminal. The storm's outer bands dumped heavy rains on the Gulf Coast on ...

- The Week - US

Beware floating fire ant colonies in floodwaters, Alabama warns residents

Alabama officials are warning residents to be on the lookout for mounds of floating fire ants that could form in floodwaters as Tropical Storm Cindy makes its way inland.         

- USA TODAY - US

Tropical Storm Cindy leaves 1 dead in Alabama

Gulf Coast states were in for the third day of rough weather as Tropical Storm Cindy sloshed ashore Thursday. Already blamed for one death in Alabama, Cindy was expected to keep churning seas and spin off bands of severe weather across the South.         

- USA TODAY - US

The best summer vacation spot in every state

Sorin Colac / Shutterstock You don't need to go far to have an epic summer vacation. Sure, Europe is nice, but travelers often forget how many wonderful places are located right here in the United States. From local gems to world-famous spots, we've found the best summer vacation destination in every state.ALABAMA: Gulf ...

- Business Insider - US

Tropical Storm Cindy Comes Ashore in Southwest Louisiana

Gulf Coast states were in for a third day of rough weather as Tropical Storm Cindy sloshed ashore early Thursday in southwestern Louisiana. Already blamed for one death in Alabama, Cindy was expected to keep churning seas and spin off bands of severe weather from eastern Texas to northwestern Florida.   The storm's maximum ...

- Voice of America - US

Tropical storm Cindy moves inland in Louisiana; one dead in Alabama

- Tropical storm Cindy moved inland near the Louisiana-Texas border on Thursday morning, bringing heavy rainfall and life-threatening conditions over the northern Gulf Coast, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said.

- Reuters - US

Tropical storm Cindy moves inland in Louisiana; one dead in Alabama

BATON ROUGE, June 22 — Tropical storm Cindy moved inland near the Louisiana-Texas border this morning, bringing heavy rainfall and life-threatening conditions over the northern Gulf Coast, the US National Hurricane Centre said. The storm's...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Tropical storm Cindy moves inland in Louisiana; one dead in Alabama

- Tropical storm Cindy moved inland near the Louisiana-Texas border on Thursday morning, bringing heavy rainfall and life-threatening conditions over the northern Gulf Coast, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said. Cindy was about 40 miles northwest of Lake Charles, Louisiana, with maximum sustained winds of 40 miles per ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall in Louisiana

As a result of strong winds, the storm had already claimed one life in Alabama.

- ABC News - US

Tropical storm Cindy heads inland in Louisiana; one dead in Alabama

- Tropical storm Cindy was headed inland near the Louisiana-Texas border on Thursday morning and continued producing heavy rainfall and life-threatening conditions over the northern Gulf Coast, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said.

- Reuters - US

Tropical Storm Cindy comes ashore in southwest Louisiana

Gulf Coast states were in for a third day of rough weather Thursday with Tropical Storm Cindy, blamed for one death in Alabama, expected to keep churning seas and spin off bands of severe weather from east Texas to northwestern Florida.

- FOX News - US

Tropical storm Cindy heads inland in Louisiana; one dead in Alabama

- Tropical storm Cindy was headed inland near the Louisiana-Texas border on Thursday morning and continued producing heavy rainfall and life-threatening conditions over the northern Gulf Coast, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said. The storm caused its first reported fatality on Wednesday when a 10-year-old boy struck by ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Storm surge wave lifts log, kills boy in Alabama

The storm surge from Tropical Storm Cindy lifted a large log on an Alabama beach. The log struck and killed a 10-year-old boy who was visiting from Missouri.         

- USA TODAY - US

Tropical Storm Brings Rough Weather, 1 Death to Gulf Coast

Gulf Coast states were in for a third day of rough weather Thursday with Tropical Storm Cindy, blamed for one death in Alabama, expected to keep churning seas and spin off bands of severe weather from east Texas to northwestern Florida.   The storm made landfall early Thursday in southwestern Louisiana with maximum ...

- Voice of America - US

Tropical Storm Brings Rough Weather, 1 Death to Gulf Coast

Gulf Coast states were in for a third day of rough weather Thursday with Tropical Storm Cindy, blamed for one death in Alabama, expected to keep churning seas and spin off bands of severe weather from east Texas to northwestern Florida.   The storm was headed for landfall early Thursday.   A boy on an Alabama beach was ...

- Voice of America - US

1 dead as Cindy spins severe weather along Gulf coast

NEW ORLEANS — Gulf Coast states were in for a third day of rough weather Thursday with Tropical Storm Cindy, blamed for one death in Alabama, expected to keep churning seas and spin off bands of severe weather from…

- Billings Gazette - US

First known death from Tropical Storm Cindy is a 10-year-old boy

Tropical Storm Cindy has taken the life of a 10-year-old boy on the Alabama coast. It was the storm's first known death. The boy, whose name wasn't immediately released, was standing on the beach in Fort Morgan, Ala., when he was struck by a log that was washed in by storm surge Wednesday morning,...

- Los Angeles Times - US

1 dead as Cindy spins severe weather along Gulf coast

Gulf Coast states were in for a third day of rough weather Thursday with Tropical Storm Cindy, blamed for one death in Alabama, expected to keep churning seas and spin … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Beware fire ant colonies floating on floodwaters, Alabama residents warned

With Tropical Storm Cindy moving into Alabama, residents have been warned of the risks posed by floating colonies of red imported fire ants.

- FOX News - US

Storm surge claims boy's life as 'Cindy' whips Alabama

A boy on an Alabama beach was struck and killed Wednesday by a log washed ashore by storm surge from Tropical Storm Cindy, which spun bands of severe weather ashore from the Florida panhandle to east Texas as it churned ever closer to the Gulf coast. The post Storm surge claims boy's life as 'Cindy' whips Alabama appeared ...

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

Boy killed in Alabama as Tropical Storm Cindy churns closer to Gulf Coast

Witnesses reported the 10-year-old boy from Missouri was standing outside a condominium in Fort Morgan when a log, carried in by a large wave, struck him

- The Globe and Mail - CA

Boy killed by log in surf as tropical storm churns in Gulf

A boy on an Alabama beach was struck and killed Wednesday by a log washed ashore by storm surge from Tropical Storm Cindy, which spun bands of severe weather ashore from the Florida panhandle to east Texas as it churned ever closer to the Gulf coast.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Tropical Storm Cindy weakens slightly ahead of U.S. Gulf Coast landfall

Tropical Storm Cindy churned slowly on Wednesday across the Gulf of Mexico toward an expected landing on the Texas-Louisiana border, after claiming the life of a vacationing child and threatening to bring flash floods from Texas to Florida. The storm took the life of a 10-year-old boy who was struck and fatally injured by a ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Boy killed by log in surf as tropical storm Cindy churns along Gulf Coast

A boy on an Alabama beach was struck and killed Wednesday by a log washed ashore by storm surge from Tropical Storm Cindy, which spun bands of severe weather ashore from the Florida panhandle to east Texas as it churned ever closer to the Gulf coast. Baldwin County Sheriff's Capt. Stephen Arthur...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

American Eagle flight makes emergency landing in Alabama

An American Eagle flight with 65 passengers on board made an emergency landing in Selma, Alabama, after the pilot noticed a burning smell in the cabin and cockpit.

- FOX News - US

Tropical Storm Cindy weakens slightly ahead of U.S. Gulf Coast landfall

Tropical Storm Cindy weakened slightly on Wednesday afternoon as it headed toward landfall on the Texas-Louisiana border, but it still threatened to bring flash floods from Texas to Florida, according to the National Hurricane Center . Cindy's wind speed fell to maximum sustained winds of 50 miles per hour, and the storm ...

- Yahoo! News - US

WATCH: Tropical Storm Cindy bears down on the Gulf coast

A 10-year-old boy died in Alabama today after suffering an injury related to Tropical Storm Cindy, according to police.

- ABC News - US

10-year-old boy killed by surge debris in Alabama is first known Storm Cindy victim

States all along the Gulf Coast batten down in preparation for the coming storm.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Sens. Bill Cassidy, John Kennedy vote to confirm new FEMA director

Former Alabama emergency manager Brock Long takes job on 95-4 vote

- Times-Picayune - US

Tropical Storm Cindy to hit U.S. Gulf Coast late Wednesday

- Tropical Storm Cindy is likely to hit the Gulf Coast near the Texas-Louisiana border on Wednesday night, threatening to bring flash floods from Texas to Florida, according to the National Hurricane Center. Cindy was located about 165 miles south of Morgan City, Louisiana, early on Wednesday with maximum sustained winds of ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Dangerous surf in gulf from Tropical Storm Cindy

Tropical Storm Cindy is south of Louisiana and moving northwest in the Gulf of Mexico. A tropical storm warning was issued from from San Luis Pass, Texas, to the Alabama-Florida border. Some areas could get a storm surge reaching three feet.         

- USA TODAY - US

Remembering heavyweight champion Joe Louis, and how society treats its sports heroes

A statue of world heavyweight champion Joe Louis which stands in his hometown of LaFayette, Alabama. SaveRivers, CC BY-SAJoe Louis became the second black boxer to win the world heavyweight title when he defeated James Braddock in eight rounds in Chicago on June 22, 1937. That was 80 years ago. Louis held the title for 11 ...

- The Conversation - UK

What are Alabamans proud of

For one, we've got two of the best college football teams in the whole dang country.

- Matador Network - US

The Latest: Tropical storm warning extended eastward

The Latest on tropical weather : 10 p.m. The National Weather Service has extended the tropical storm warning on the Gulf Coast eastward to the Alabama-Florida border. Forecasters … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Tropical storm Cindy strengthens over central Gulf of Mexico: NHC

- Tropical storm Cindy has strengthened over the central Gulf of Mexico and is expected to produce heavy rainfall that could cause life-threatening flash flooding across portions of the northern Gulf Coast, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Tuesday. The center of Cindy will approach the coast of southwest Louisiana ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Alabama under state of emergency as storm threatens east gulf coast

Tropical Storm Cindy' formed Tuesday in the Gulf of Mexico, hovering south of Louisiana as it churned tides and spun bands of heavy, potentially flooding rain onto the central and eastern Gulf Coast. The post Alabama under state of emergency as storm threatens east gulf coast appeared first on Inquirer News.

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

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