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James Hood dies; defied segregation at U. of Ala.

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MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — One of the first black students who enrolled at the University of Alabama a half century ago in defiance of racial segregation has died. James Hood of Gadsden was 70. Officials at Adams-Buggs Funeral Home in Gadsden said they are handling arrangements for Hood, who died Thursday. Then-Alabama Gov. George Wallace made his infamous "stand in the schoolhouse door" in...