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Posted: February 5, 2013 at 4:59 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “She must have had a direct line to God, because shortly after she left, they heard the news.” Melissa Nighton, the city clerk in Midland City, Ala., who said she saw a woman praying in the town center just before she heard that officers rescued a boy who had been held hostage since last week Article, 2A

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