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Fri April 17, 2015

Selma Auto Workers Lawsuit, Strange Wants Lethal Injection Drug, Mobile Bay Earth Day

Lear Corporation headquarters in Southfield, Michigan.

A federal judge has issued a temporary restraining order against a company accused of retaliating against whistleblowing workers in Selma.

Workers in a Selma automotive parts plant have complained about conditions in the plant and were involved in a federal investigation.

An order filed by the U.S. Department of Labor Wednesday in U.S. District Court Wednesday blocks the Lear Corporation and Renosol Seating from terminating, suspending, suing, threatening or retaliating against current or former employees.

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8:48 am
Fri July 12, 2013

Dozens of Drivers Rescued in Ala. Flood

Fairhope police say more than a dozen drivers had to be rescued from flooded roads.
Marc D. Anderson

Police in Fairhope say more than a dozen drivers had to be rescued from flooded roads in the south Alabama city.

   Police Lt. Stephanie Hollinghead tells AL.com (http://bit.ly/177iG30 ) cars were pushed to safety Thursday after nearly four inches of rain fell within an hour.

   The National Weather Service in Mobile issued a flash flood warning for southwest Baldwin County and Emergency Management Agency Director Reggie Chitwood says the water is reced