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

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Top utility regulators in Alabama are voicing opposition to moves by the Obama administration to limit fossil fuel emissions such as those from coal. Public Service commissioners Twinkle Andress Cavanaugh and Jeremy Oden and commissioner-elect Chip Beeker spoke out Monday ahead of hearings on new federal rules to limit coal.

EXCEL, Ala. (AP) - Authorities say a 12-day-old who was injured in a car crash in Monroe County over the weekend has died. The Department of Public Safety says newborn Easton Mixon was injured when the car he was riding in collided with an SUV near Excel on Sunday evening. The crash is under investigation.

OZARK, Ala. (AP) - Police say a 34-year-old man wanted on child molestation charges in Rhode Island is in custody in Alabama and awaiting extradition. Authorities say Bruce Lee Kenyon is being held in Dale County after being arrested recently during a tactical operation at a motel in Ozark.

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Authorities say foul play is not suspected in the death of a man found dead inside a cupcake delivery truck in Birmingham. The coroner's Office says 40-year-old Shane Caldwell was found dead inside a food truck recently after the truck was reported missing on Sunday.

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