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Capitol Lockdown

October 4, 2013 - 10:29am

U.S. Supreme Court

October 4, 2013 - 10:09am

Capitol Hill Shooting

October 3, 2013 - 2:17pm

Help for Colorado

September 15, 2013 - 10:09pm
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Flood waters continue to ravage the state of Colorado. The death toll continues to rise as hundreds of people are still unaccounted for and the damage grows by the hour. 

Officials in Larimer County made an emotional statement of hope on Saturday as the reality sinks in that rebuilding will be a long and painful process. 

If you would like to help the people of Colorado get back on their feet contact the American Red Cross Mile High Chapter to donate. 

You can send a check directly to their office at: 

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Social Security

September 15, 2013 - 10:02pm
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Tens of thousands of Americans could be being overpaid by Uncle Sam. That's according to a Government Watchdog Organization. See what the Government has to say about the allegations.

 

 

Ariel Castro Dead

September 3, 2013 - 10:58pm

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio corrections officials say Ariel Castro who held three women captive in his home for nearly a decade has committed suicide at a state prison facility. ...Read more

Syrian Crisis Analysis

September 3, 2013 - 10:07pm
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"It's an enormous catastrophe, in Humanitarian terms. A part of me when I see footage like this, I want to say no, we have to go do this, we have to go do it right now, this is terrible. That urge, the urge to say that is powerful," says Dr. Daniel Levine.  

Levine has been teaching Middle Eastern politics at the University of Alabama for two years. And even with a knowledge of the Syrian government and the regime, the images, for him, are sometimes unbelievable. ...Read more

Syria Developments

September 1, 2013 - 10:14pm
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Some members of Congress have been briefed on a possible military strike on Syria Sunday, after an alleged chemical attack in Demascus. Secretary of State John Kerry says he stands behind President Barack Obama's decision to announce hopes for military action, but also asking Congress for their approval.

UPS Plane Crash

August 14, 2013 - 5:24pm
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Two People are dead after a fatal cargo plane crash in Birmingham. The UPS plane went down just outside the Birmingham Airport early this morning. WVUA had team coverage of the tragic crash...WVUA's Jennifer Edwards spent the day talking with witnesses and WVUA's Travis Leder was live from the scene of the crash with the latest on the investigation...

 

OAD: Wednesday, August 14, 2013.

 

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Zimmerman Verdict

July 13, 2013 - 9:20pm
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SANFORD, Fla. (CNN) - A verdict is reached in the case against George Zimmerman.

The all-female jury found him not guilty.  

After two days and more than 16 hours of deliberations, the jury reached its verdict.

"We the jury find the defendent not guilty"

George Zimmerman is now a free man.

"You have no further business with the court"

"Thank you, your honor"

It was a story that captured the nation's attention ...Read more

Not Guilty

July 13, 2013 - 8:15pm

 

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) -- Jurors have found George Zimmerman not guilty of second-degree murder in the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.

The six-member, all-woman jury deliberated for more than 15 hours over two days before reaching their decision Saturday night. ...Read more

Face in the Window

July 11, 2013 - 1:14am
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Carollton's Old Pickens County Courthouse will be featured on Thursday's episode of 'Monumental Mysteries" on the Travel Channel. This is a preview of the segment that will air at 8 p.m. on Thursday.

Voting Rights Act of 1965 Ruling

June 25, 2013 - 9:59pm
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WVUA NEWS


June 25, 2013


Katie Malone, Reporter 


On Tuesday, the Supreme Court overturned Section 4 of the Voting Rights Act of 1965. This decision directly impacts the State of Alabama, and other areas throughout the country, sparking interest and opinions of many.


Associate Professor of Political Science, Joe Smith said, "The legal description of what parts of the country are covered by that pre-clearance requirement is gone. And so, essentially the Justice Department can no longer enforce the pre-clearance requirement." ...Read more

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