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AL.COM - Number of Alabama inmates dropping, but not without consequences.
AL.COM - The weak sedative behind botched executions.
AL.COM - Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook co-founder and CEO, visits Mobile bar.
AL.COM – Contributor John Mason: Knowledge-based industries crucial to Alabama's economic future.
AL.COM – Columnist Shelly Haskins: Alabama serves its own when disaster, or life strikes.
ATHENS NEWS COURIER - The Athens News-Courier: 'Junk' bills a waste of lawmakers' time.
CULLMAN TIMES - Crumbling: Business leader urges greater investment in Alabama roads and bridges.
CULLMAN TIMES - The Cullman Times: Time to refuel roads.
ANDALUSIA STAR NEWS - Jones: New AG on right track; impeachment will be completed this spring.
WELD FOR BIRMINGHAM - Governor Bentley revives proposal to build four mega-prisons.
EDUCATION MATTERS - Larry Lee: Live From Jackson, AL It’s Saturday Night.
BIRMINGHAM WATCH - From Houston County wetlands to North Birmingham neighborhoods, Alabama’s budget battles lead to environmental problems.
DECATUR DAILY - The Decatur Daily: Legislative distractions impede needed action.
MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - State inmate beaten to death in 2nd such killing in 24 hours.
MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER -Remembering Harper Lee.
MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - Harper Lee: A legend who defied labels.
OPELIKA-AUBURN NEWS - Rogers supports more missiles in Europe and leaving U.N.
WASHINGTON POST - Shadow president or mere shadow? In Europe, Pence seeks to reassure allies unnerved by Trump.
WASHINGTON POST - Trump supporters see a successful president — and are frustrated with critics who don’t.
WASHINGTON POST - An ‘abrazo’ on the U.S.-Mexican border celebrates unity, but Trump has Laredo worried.
WASHINGTON POST – Columnist Robert Samuelson: Two cheers for a carbon tax, but don’t expect it to fix everything.
WASHINGTON POST - What today’s leaders could learn from those we honor on Presidents’ Day.
WASHINGTON POST – Columnist Margaret Sullivan: Could reporters be hunted down if Trump goes after leakers?
WASHINGTON POST - FDR issued an executive order sending Japanese Americans to internment camps — 75 years ago.
NEW YORK TIMES - A Long-Running Scandal and a Senate Pick Stir Corruption Questions in Alabama
NEW YORK TIMES - A Back-Channel Plan for Ukraine and Russia, Courtesy of Trump Associates.
NEW YORK TIMES - John McCain Becomes Critic in Chief of the Trump Administration
NEW YORK TIMES - When Retirement Comes With a Daily Dose of Cannabis
NEW YORK TIMES – The New York Times: Ryancare: You Can Pay More for Less!
NEW YORK TIMES – Columnist Paul Krugman: On Economic Arrogance