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Wednesday January 18th, 2017 9:01AM
Pointed questions await Trump's pick for health secretary
Congressman Tom Price is facing pointed questions about President-elect Donald Trump's health policies and his own investments in health care companies
8:27AM ( 33 minutes ago )
Protesters ask commissioner to step down after 'racist pig' comments
Several people are demanding a Gwinnett County commissioner resign after he called U.S. Rep. John Lewis a ``racist pig'' in a social media post.
6:49AM ( 2 hours ago )
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Resident appeals to Lula officials to restrict pit bulls
Following Tuesday morning's tragedy involving a fatal dog attack on children in the Atlanta area, Lula resident Mere Barbee made an impassioned plea to Lula leaders to restrict pit bull ownership in the city.
12:17AM ( 8 hours ago )
Driver faces DUI, other charges in accident that killed Cleveland child
The Georgia State Patrol has charged a Cleveland man with DUI and other charges in connection with an accident that killed a child Tuesday afternoon.
10:42PM ( 10 hours ago )
Governor highlights raises, schools as budget hearings begin
​Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal wants state lawmakers to include funding for a new program focused on training teachers to help students learn to read.
12:31PM ( 20 hours ago )
Child dies, 2 injured in pit bull attack in Atlanta
Police say a child has died and two others were seriously injured after two pit bulls attacked them in southwest Atlanta
11:38AM ( 21 hours ago )
US consumer prices up moderate 0.3 percent in December
U.S. consumer prices, driven up rising energy costs, rose moderately in December, closing out a year in which consumer inflation rose at the fastest pace in five years
8:34AM ( 27 minutes ago )
George H.W. Bush hospitalized for shortness of breath
A spokesman for former President George H.W. Bush says the 92-year-old was taken to the hospital over the weekend to be treated for shortness of breath
7:21AM ( 1 hour ago )
Hall Co. Planning Commission recommends rezoning to build new orthodontist practice
Sosebee & Britt Orthodontics will be one of three tenants at the proposed new office buildings on Jesse Jewell Parkway.
7:39PM ( 13 hours ago )
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More clemency coming after Obama shortens Manning's sentence
President Barack Obama is planning more commutations in his final days in office after a dramatic move to cut short convicted leaker Chelsea Manning's sentence
8:34AM ( 26 minutes ago )
Turkey rounds up 27 with links to suspected nightclub gunman
Turkish police have rounded up 27 people linked to the suspected gunman in Istanbul's New Year's Eve nightclub attack
8:23AM ( 38 minutes ago )
Auschwitz museum asks Germans, Austrians to donate items
The Auschwitz-Birkenau memorial museum is asking Germans and Austrians to donate private letters, memoirs, photos and any other items that could help historians better understand the mentality of the Holocaust's perpetrators
8:18AM ( 42 minutes ago )
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(VIDEO) Basketball: East Hall sweeps North Hall in key 7-AAA showdown
Just hours before a scheduled meeting with rival North Hall in a key Region 7-AAA game Tuesday, the East Hall girls found themselves atop the region standings without having to play a game. They played like front-runners...
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Packers-Falcons NFC matchup expected to produce big offense
The high-scoring offenses of the Atlanta Falcons and Green Bay Packers appear poised to provide a memorable send-off for the Georgia Dome.
12:52PM ( 3 hours from now )
Maten, Parker help Georgia knock off Vanderbilt
Yante Maten scored 21 points, Juwan Parker added 17 points and Georgia beat struggling Vanderbilt 76-68 on Tuesday night.
11:50AM ( 2 hours from now )
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Records show Trump EPA pick crusading for industry donors
President-elect Donald Trump's choice to head the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency comes to a confirmation hearing with a spotty environmental record
8:40AM ( 20 minutes ago )
Japan hotel chain under fire over denial of Rape of Nanking
A fast-growing Japanese hotel chain is facing criticism over a book penned by the chain's owner that says the Rape of Nanking was fabricated
8:39AM ( 21 minutes ago )
Citigroup tops 4Q profit forecasts
Citigroup beats 4Q profit expectations, misses revenue forecasts
8:23AM ( 37 minutes ago )
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Jerry Seinfeld series, specials coming to Netflix under deal
Jerry Seinfeld and Netflix have announced a deal that will bring the star's interview show "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee" to the streaming service later this year
8:25AM ( 35 minutes ago )
Miss USA hopes Trump can unify Americans after divisive vote
The U.S. candidate in the Miss Universe pageant says she did not vote for Donald Trump but hopes the president-elect can unify Americans at a "nerve-wracking" point in U.S. history
8:22AM ( 38 minutes ago )
Final Ringling Bros. show at Nassau Coliseum sells out
Officials with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey say the iconic traveling circus' final show at the newly renovated Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on Long Island is sold out
8:08AM ( 52 minutes ago )
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Venturini Motorsports 1-2 in ARCA testing at Daytona
Cunningham Motorsports had the fastest car on the final day of ARCA Racing Series open testing Saturday at Daytona International Speedway, but it was Venturini Motorsports which screamed the loudest over the two-day session.
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12:00PM ( 2 days ago )