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The Birmingham News
- Carol Robinson | crobinson@al.com

The incident happened Wednesday morning at the shopping center on Phillips Drive. Midfield police Sgt. Jesse Bell said the 74-year-old victim was at her car after finishing her shopping when the man approached and demanded her money.

- Anna Beahm | abeahm@al.com

The man who found the device said he noticed the terminal looked loose when he swiped his card.

- Anna Beahm | abeahm@al.com

Officials said the weather caused the tent to collapse.

- Trisha Powell Crain | tcrain@al.com

"The kids did the work," Regina Williams, who has mentored one of the students for three years said in Thursday's board meeting.

- Leada Gore | lgore@al.com

President Trump's military parade - originally set to roll through the streets of Washington, D.C. this year - has been moved back to 2019.

National News

The Department of Defense says the military parade originally scheduled for Veterans Day will be postponed.

President Donald Trump was French President Macron's guest of honor at the Bastille Day celebrations. The leaders enjoyed pageantry, music and an extended handshake.

Budget director Mick Mulvaney said Wednesday that he has seen estimates that a potential military parade requested by President Donald Trump could cost between $10 million and $30 million.

Sports
- Michael Casagrande | mcasagrande@al.com

Alabama announced new plan Thursday. [...]

- Frank Sargeant, The Huntsville Times

Captain Mike Gerry put this client on a nice bass at Guntersville this past week. He says the ledge [...]

- Mark Inabinett | minabinett@al.com

The Atlanta Falcons are expecting to return to the ranks of the best offenses in the NFL in the 2018 [...]

- Mark Inabinett | minabinett@al.com

Former Alabama wide receiver Cam Sims is trying to earn a spot on the Washington Redskins' regu [...]

- Mark Inabinett | minabinett@al.com

Washington Redskins defensive tackle Da'Ron Payne recorded his first pro sack on his third snap [...]

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