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Clashes erupt in major pushback by Egyptian Islamists

CAIRO — Enraged Islamists pushed back against the toppling of President Mohammed Morsi, as tens of thousands of his supporters marched in Cairo on Friday to demand his reinstatement and attacked his opponents. Nighttime clashes raged with… Read More

US economy adds 195K jobs; unemployment 7.6 pct.

WASHINGTON — U.S. employers added a robust 195,000 jobs in June and many more in April and May than previously thought. The job growth suggests a stronger economy and makes it more likely the Federal Reserve will slow its bond purchases… Read More

Johnson’s Giant Food owner dies

Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday at Morgan Funeral Chapel for William “Bill” Johnson, 77, owner of Johnson’s Giant Food, who died Thursday following an extended illness. A private ceremony will be held later. Read More

State News More State News

Baby born while Ala. hospital being evacuated

A baby was born in the parking lot of a Jasper hospital while patients were being evacuated from the medical facility because of a bomb threat. Read More

Montgomery mail carrier convicted of tax fraud

A former mail carrier from Montgomery has been convicted of multiple charges involving tax refund fraud using stolen identities. Read More

Alabama’s lieutenant governor waits on fundraising

Lt. Gov. Kay Ivey is seeking re-election to a second term, but she did not report raising any campaign funds in the first month that candidates could receive donations. Read More

Sports More Sports

Beasley struggles with effects of concussions

MOODY — The man in the grainy black-and-white photo is comatose dead weight. His mouth is gaped, jaw relaxed in lifeless stupor. Teeth are jarred loose. Blood drains from his nose. Heels drag as two comrades tug under his shoulders. He looks… Read More

Djokovic outlasts del Potro to gain Wimbledon final

LONDON — For 368 points, for five sets, for a record 4 hours, 43 minutes — most quite marvelous, all with a berth in the Wimbledon final at stake — Novak Djokovic and Juan Martin del Potro put on a memorable show. Read More

Phillies edge Braves 5-4

PHILADELPHIA — Humberto Quintero and Ryan Howard hit home runs to give Cliff Lee a five-run cushion, and the Philadelphia Phillies held on for a 5-4 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night. Read More

Life More Life

Thirty minutes to prepare for a party? No problem with these steps

Summer is the season of inviting friends over for impromptu barbecues and last-minute, casual get-togethers. Read More

EXTENSION CORNER: Handy cooking tips come hot off the grill

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System wants to remind grillers to follow these hot-off-the-grill food safety tips for the upcoming holiday, and beyond. Read More

Opinion More Opinion

OUR VIEW: Guns, airports don’t mix

It could be deliberate defiance or an “I’ll show you” attitude. It could be simple brain fade or forgetfulness. Read More

OUR VIEW: Bingo back in holding pattern

Much frustration can build in four years, especially if there’s been a significant investment and there’s the prospect of significant returns. That frustration apparently boiled over last week regarding electronic bingo in Etowah County. Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Aldridge, Cheryl Worsham

Funeral services will be Sunday, July 7, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Glencoe-Hokes Bluff Chapel for Mrs. Cheryl Aldridge, who went to be with …..

Bohannon, William Edward

Funeral services with military honors for William Edward Bohannon, 91, will be Monday at 2 p.m. at Anniston Memorial Funeral Home with the Rev. Randy …..

Cherry, Rhonda Kay "’Katy’"

Rhonda Kay ‘Katy’ Cherry, 60, Guntersville, died Thursday, July 4, 2013. She is survived by her family. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. today …..

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