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News Minute: Here is the latest Alabama news from The Associated Press

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - It may be hot now, but forecasters say Alabama could soon see another round of records for cool temperatures. A cold front moving through the state today brings the possibility of strong storms to south Alabama. But the National Weather Service says conditions will change quickly.

WASHINGTON (AP) - Two north Alabama farmers are among the local agriculture leaders being honored by the White House and the Agriculture Department this week. Bill Bridgeforth of Tanner and Lee Haynes of Cullman are among 15 people being recognized as "Champions of Change" in Washington tomorrow.

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The 43rd national convention of the Tuskegee Airmen kicks off this week in Orlando. Two dozen of America's first African-American pilots and air crew who gained acclaim during World War II will attend the convention. It begins July 30 and runs through Aug. 2 at the Rosen Centre Hotel and Resort.

OZARK, Ala. (AP) - Authorities say a man wanted on charges of sexually assaulting a woman and 8-year-old girl in southeast Alabama likely has slipped out of the region. Ozark Police Chief Tony Spivey says investigators suspect 44-year-old David Pitts of Ozark has left the area.

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