Coach Fired After Sex Abuse Allegations...Soldiers Dead After Murder-Suicide

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A Columbus couple is dead after what police are calling a murder-suicide. Officers say they were doing a welfare check Saturday night at the Huckleberry Hills Apartments on Saint Mary's Road. That's where they found Ruby and Freddie Grant, both dead. The investigation reveals Ruby was shot in the head first before Freddie turned the gun on himself.  The police report showed both were in the Army.

Treating your cold could get tougher. That's because Alabama lawmakers are considering whether to require prescriptions to buy products that include ephedrine and pseudoephedrine. Those are the two, main ingredients in meth and some say this would make it more difficult for criminals to make the drug.

In other news today, another child sex scandal is embroiling a university campus. This time it's the Syracuse University Basketball program. Syracuse fired Associate Head Basketball Coach Bernie Fine Sunday amid accusations he sexually, molested boys. Investigators are hearing from a number of alleged victims, plus a graphic telephone conversation purportedly between Fine's wife and one of his accusers.

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