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Wednesday May 27th, 2015 6:08PM
Gainesville police: Alleged assailant in custody
A Lithia Springs man is in custody for reportedly sexually assaulting a Gainesville woman.
4:50PM ( 1 hour ago )
Baseball: GHS falls to Greenbrier in Game 3
In the end, it was wasn’t worth the wait...
2:45PM ( 3 hours ago )
Authorities charge man with kidnapping, other offenses after chase into Lake Lanier
Forsyth County authorities have charged a man with kidnapping, false imprisonment and a list of other charges after they chased him and caught him in Lake Lanier Monday night.
2:30PM ( 3 hours ago )
G-Braves SS faces rape, kidnapping charges in Ohio
A Gwinnett Braves baseball player is facing rape and kidnapping charges after an incident on the team's road series in Columbus, Ohio over the weekend.
2:26PM ( 3 hours ago )
Work on tunnel impacting traffic on West Hall road
Work on a tunnel under Browns Bridge Road west of Gainesville is impacting traffic and will take a new twist beginning Thursday.
10:00AM ( 8 hours ago )
Lake Russell in Mt. Airy closed to swimmers because of unhealthy bacteria
Forestry officials in north Georgia said they want swimmers to stay out of Lake Russell in Habersham County.
9:59AM ( 8 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Man accused of killing four in Atlanta area pleads not guilty
A man accused of killing three men and a hairdresser walking to her car has pleaded not guilty in a death penalty case.
4:27PM ( 1 hour ago )
Hurricane predictions breeze in: Feds expect light season
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — With six to 11 named storms predicted, this year's hurricane season may be slower than average — but officials say that's no reason for Atlantic and Gulf coast residents to rest eas...
3:54PM ( 2 hours ago )
Elachee announces new Resource Manager
A new Natural Resources Manager is on the job at the Elachee Nature Science Center in Hall County.
3:40PM ( 2 hours ago )
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THE LATEST: Nike says it is cooperating in FIFA probe
ZURICH (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments:___11:40 p.m. (2140 GMT), 5:40 p.m. EDT)Nike says it is cooperating with authorities in the U.S. probe of FIFA, the governing body of soccer worldwide.On...
5:49PM ( 17 minutes ago )
Soccer officials arrested at Swiss hotel in corruption probe
ZURICH (AP) — The U.S. government launched an attack on what it called deep-seated and brazen corruption in soccer's global governing body Wednesday, pulling FIFA executives out of a luxury Swiss hote...
5:36PM ( 30 minutes ago )
Closings start in ex-US Senate candidate's voting law trial
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Closing arguments have started in the election law violation trial of former South Dakota US. Senate candidate Annette Bosworth.Bosworth's trial resumed Wednesday afternoon after a...
5:26PM ( 40 minutes ago )
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Baseball: GHS-Greenbrier title game postponed til noon Wednesday
The deciding Game 3 of the Gainesville-Greenbrier Class AAAAA championship series has been postponed due to repeated inclement weather...
11:30AM ( 6 hours ago )
Cavs advance to NBA Finals with rout of Hawks
The championship LeBron James craves more than any other, the one he came back home to get, is four wins away. The Cavaliers are in the NBA Finals...
10:23AM ( 7 hours ago )
Roberts wins race, McIntosh takes SNS title at Rome
Casey Roberts of Toccoa, Ga. claimed his second Old Man’s Garage Spring Nationals Series victory of the season after passing Austin Smith for the lead on lap 18 and never looked back at Rome Speedway in Rome, Ga. on Sunday night.
10:00AM ( 8 hours ago )
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Software glitch can cause iPhones to crash
A newly-discovered glitch in Apple's software can cause iPhones to mysteriously shut down when they receive a certain text message.Apple says it's aware of the problem and is working on a fix. But som...
5:41PM ( 25 minutes ago )
AP sources: IRS believes identity thieves from Russia
WASHINGTON (AP) — IRS investigators believe the identity thieves who stole the personal tax information of more than 100,000 taxpayers from an IRS website are part of a sophisticated criminal operatio...
5:40PM ( 26 minutes ago )
Exxon shareholders to vote on climate change, fracking
DALLAS (AP) — Shareholders of big oil companies overwhelmingly rejected several environmental resolutions including proposals to put climate-change experts on their boards and set goals for greenhouse...
5:28PM ( 38 minutes ago )
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Natalie Portman urges new Harvard graduates to take chances
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Natalie Portman advised graduating Harvard seniors Wednesday to use their inexperience to their advantage, saying she has learned that taking calculated risks can lead to life-...
5:13PM ( 53 minutes ago )
Theater gunman's writings alternate between ramblings, plans
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Colorado theater shooting gunman James Holmes' notebook full of scrawled writings and stick-figure drawings was made public Wednesday, a day after it was introduced as evidenc...
5:09PM ( 57 minutes ago )
U2's longtime tour manager, Dennis Sheehan, found dead
NEW YORK (AP) — Dennis Sheehan, U2's longtime tour manager, has died at a Southern California hotel, a day after the band kicked off a five-night stint in the Los Angeles area.U2 frontman Bono posted...
5:03PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Questions about safety hover over 99th Indianapolis 500
They call the Indianapolis 500 "The Greatest Spectacle in Racing" for its high speeds, rich history, enormous crowd and the take-your-breath-away competition.
By Jenna Fryer-AP Auto Racing Writer
8:00AM ( 3 days ago )
Charter nears deal for Time Warner Cable
Charter Communications Inc. is close to buying Time Warner Cable for about $55 billion, according to two people familiar with the negotiations.
9:45PM ( 1 day ago )