Battling to save their client’s life, lawyers for theater shooting defendant James Holmes broadened their attack on the death penalty, saying in motions released Tuesday that the sentence is so unevenly imposed in Colorado and so rarely carried out that it is unconstitutional.
James Johnson, 38, has been arrested on a felony murder warrant in connection with the death of 55-year-old John Mullins.
A powerful tornado gets a new designation, surprising many.
Auburn and Arkansas State kick off at Jordan-Hare Stadium Saturay at 6:30p.m.
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“September is National Preparedness Month, which is really a transitional month you’re in the middle of hurricane season and then you’re going into the winter season where a lot of people will seek alternative heating sources which can cause fires,” said Chris Osborne with the Red Cross. “So it’s a great time to remember the three steps to build a kit, have a plan and stay informed.”
“It can be an anonymous call. It can be, ‘Hey, this is what I know, this is what I think,’” Chief Roper said. Give us that piece of information and we’ll do the rest. We want to remind the community this works. When you put people’s faces out there, you do sometimes hear from people. For us, it’s really maximizing our reach.”
Holladay’s resignation comes on the heels of a brawl at the end of Friday night’s game against Cullman High School. Tempers flared following a controversial and contested call toward the end of the game that gave Cullman the win.
Mardis says workers at the site were in the process of shredding junk cars when a spark ignited one car. Eventually, the flames spread to other cars.
“We were kicking around ideas of a play on a classic piece of art, and so we thought that this would be kind of a funny homage to Michelangelo’s piece,” owner Bo Hicks said.
The plane landed safely at the airport.
The initial call kept Cullman County sheriff’s deputies busy Monday night into Tuesday morning. Two 13-year-olds and a 14-year-old had gone missing.
Horwitz will have 5 days to file a lawsuit in circuit court.
The CBS summer series “Under the Dome” is a must see on Monday night’s television schedule. However, some Charter Cable customers in the Birmingham area were unable to see the most recent episode.
Amid cheers, applause and whoops of joy Tuesday, Diana Nyad launched what promised to be a dayslong celebration of her 110-mile swim from Cuba to Florida – a record she finally set 35 years and four tries after her first attempt.
Alabama remains No. 1 and received 58 of 60 first-place votes from the media panel after beating Virginia Tech 35-10 to start the season.
“This is very exciting for the Four Spirits Inc. board, the people and organizations who have graciously supported this project and the entire community,” board vice chairman Chervis Isom said in a statement released on Tuesday.
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