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Top News Links: Tuesday, March 19

Littoral combat ship program in budget jeopardy? Defense News reports that after 2015 it's unlikely U.S. Navy will keep both the tri-hulled...

Top News Links: Monday, March 18

State unemployment drops below 7 percent For the first time in four years, Alabama's unemployment rate has dipped below 7 percent;...

Top News Links: Friday, March 15

Alabama manufacturing leads the way Alabama ranks among the top states leading the U.S. manufacturing resurgence. — Area Development Online U.S....

Top News Links: Thursday, March 14

Tuition tax credit bill to governor Alabama's all Republican Supreme Court Wednesday allowed a bill that gives public support to private schools...

Top News Links: Wednesday, March 13

UAV industry to create new jobs The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International unveiled new economic data that projects that more than...

Top News Links: Tuesday, March 12

"Irregularities" in BP spill tests, Halliburton exec says at trial Executive with Halliburton, which provided cement services for the ill-fated...

Top News Links: Monday, March 11

ThyssenKrupp official resigns in wake of Americas steel project Gerhard Cromme, who has led ThyssenKrupp's advisory board for 12 years, ...

Top News Links: Friday, March 8

Circuit offices to close on Wednesdays Chief Justice Roy Moore has ordered all circuit clerks' offices in the state to be closed...

Top News Links: Thursday, March 7

Tuition tax credit battles moves from capitol to courthouse A bill allowing parents to write off private school tuition costs got held...

Top News Links: Wednesday, March 6

Hold that pen, Gov. Bentley Court temporarily prevents Gov. Bentley from signing into law a bill to give parents tax credits...

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