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Posted Tuesday, October 22, 2019 by WLRH News

Huntsville High School Theatre presents "The Trench", a new play inspired by the true story of a miner who was trapped underground in a collapsed tunnel during World War I.

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Kathryn Tucker Windham shares a spooky story of an eerie event in an ordinary day that has left unanswered questions for years.

Last year in October we debuted a travel episode dedicated to Iceland, and what a hit! So this year, we've dedicated one to Scotland.

We spoke with organizer Brandy Baird about this year's Tweed Ride, inspired by London's Tweed Run, a leisurely bike ride through the city while wea

Lyrique Music Productions presents the award-winning show Matilda the Musical tonight (10-18) through next weekend on the main stage at Lee High Sc

Take a trip to space with WLRH as we hear a rare interview with astronaut Sally Ride, preview our new Local Aliens CD and get the 411 on VBAS' Astronomy Day event!

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Houston Astros' Yuli Gurriel reacts hits a two-run scoring double during the first inning of Game 1 of the World Series against the Washington Nationals Tuesday in Houston.

The Series features well-matched teams with superb starting pitchers.

The Houston Astros' Roberto Osuna pitches against the New York Yankees during the American League Championship Series on Oct. 15. On Saturday night, the Astros' assistant general manager targeted a small cluster of female reporters with a profane defense of Osuna, who agreed to the equivalent of a restraining order after being accused in Canada of assaulting the mother of his child.

As the Houston Astros prepare for Game 1 of the World Series, the front office grapples with fallout from Assistant General Manager Brandon Taubman's profane rant targeting female reporters.

William Taylor, the acting U.S. ambassador to Ukraine, arrives on Tuesday at a closed session before the House Intelligence, Foreign Affairs and Oversight committees at the U.S. Capitol.

Ambassador William Taylor said U.S. aid to Ukraine was contingent on the country undertaking investigations that would help President Trump politically. Here are key parts of his written statement.

Girl texting on smartphone at home

Research yet again shows teens are glued to their phones to an unhealthy degree. In fact, they may be choosing social media over sleep. But maybe it's not all sad face, researchers say.

An injured protester is rushed to the hospital after being shot during a demonstration in early October in Baghdad, Iraq.

A government review says most of the dead were killed by gunshot wounds to the head or chest. Over 3,000 people were wounded.



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