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Friday September 22nd, 2017 4:06AM
Powerless: Puerto Rico faces weeks without electricity
Millions in Puerto Rico face the dispiriting prospect of weeks and even months without electricity
11:47PM ( 4 hours ago )
Two local giving organizations recognized in wake of Irma
The organizations made the best list based on inquirees to Georgia Florida Weather spotters by people looking for a safe way to lend a helping hand.
11:28PM ( 4 hours ago )
NGHS to host opioid crisis forum in Gainesville
It is looking even worse for 2017.
11:10PM ( 4 hours ago )
Tower Sealants announces Gainesville expansion
M-D Building Products, Inc., the parent company of Tower Sealants, this week announced a $2.5 million capital investment and the addition of 20 new jobs to its Gainesville location.
6:24PM ( 9 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN Staff
Langston, Flack named North Ga. Community Foundation Philanthropy Award winners
The North Georgia Community Foundation has named Dr. Buddy Langston the 2017 Woodrow Stewart Leadership in Philanthropy Award winner and Callie Flack the recipient of the Gus Whalen Young Philanthropist Award.
3:00PM ( 13 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
21-year-old firefighter killed in Forsyth County wreck
A Sandy Springs firefighter is dead from a motorcycle accident early Thursday morning in Forsyth County.
2:14PM ( 13 hours ago )
ZF Industries to mark 30 years in Gainesville Saturday
ZF Industries will mark the 30th year of its Gainesville operations Saturday with ceremonies that will also honor 14 employees who have been with the company since it opened its first Gainesville plant.
5:15PM ( 10 hours ago )
Mexico navy official: No missing child in collapsed school
A high-ranking navy official said Thursday there is no missing child at a collapsed Mexico City school that had become a focus of rescue efforts following this week's deadly magnitude 7.1 earthquake, though an adult still may be alive in the rubble
3:46PM ( 12 hours ago )
The Latest: Hurricane Maria strengthens slightly
Hurricane Maria has strengthened slightly as it nears the Turks and Caicos Islands and the southeastern Bahamas
1:52PM ( 14 hours ago )
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Local/State
Trump to dive into Senate runoff in Alabama
Trump faces an awkward dynamic in the Republican runoff for Senate in Alabama
3:57AM ( 7 minutes ago )
Trump piles on new economic sanctions against North Korea
In wake of fiery military threats again North Korea, Trump piles on new economic sanctions
3:52AM ( 12 minutes ago )
The Latest: Kim says Trump will 'pay dearly' for threat
North Korea leader Kim Jong Un issues a rare statement, branding Trump as "deranged" and warning he will "pay dearly" for his threat to "totally destroy" the North if it attacks
3:40AM ( 24 minutes ago )
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Dickey, Albies lead Braves over Nats
R.A. Dickey frustrated Washington with his knuckleball for eight innings, Ozzie Albies had three hits and the Atlanta Braves beat the Nationals 3-2 on Thursday night...
10:28PM ( 5 hours ago )
Softball: East Hall clinches No. 1 seed in 7-AAA; Stephens Co., Chestatee, Buford all take wins
Macy Banks tossed a two-hitter and allowed just one run in a complete-game effort to lead East Hall to an 8-1, Region 7-AAA victory over Lumpkin County Thursday...
10:01PM ( 6 hours ago )
Volleyball roundup: Branch splits, North Hall, East Hall take sweeps
Flowery Branch got a key Area 8-AAAAA win while North Hall and East Hall both got non-area sweeps Thursday in girls volleyball action...
9:01PM ( 7 hours ago )
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Sports
After Equifax, public shaming but GOP wary of new rules
Prospects are good for a public shaming in the Equifax data breach, but it's unlikely Congress will institute sweeping new regulations after hackers accessed the personal information of an estimated 143 million Americans
3:39AM ( 25 minutes ago )
Off to Mexico? Prepare to wait at busiest US border crossing
The busiest border crossing in the United States will close this weekend to the more than 40,000 cars that pass through it daily to Mexico
3:22AM ( 42 minutes ago )
AP FACT CHECK: Kimmel's take on health care harder to refute
AP FACT CHECK: Considering all the arguments, TV host Jimmy Kimmel's take on the Republican health care bill is harder to refute
3:20AM ( 45 minutes ago )
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Business
'Stronger,' new movie about marathon bombing, hits theaters
A new film starring Jake Gyllenhaal as Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman is hitting theaters nationwide
12:18AM ( 3 hours ago )
Aaron Hernandez had severe CTE; daughter sues NFL, Pats
Researchers: Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez's brain showed signs of a degenerative brain disease
12:16AM ( 3 hours ago )
Mexico shocked by news: Girl trapped in rubble didn't exist
Mexico shocked by news: Young girl thought buried in rubble of collapsed school didn't exist
12:01AM ( 4 hours ago )
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Chase for championship: Elliott a NASCAR title contender
Kevin Harvick considered the list of young drivers often suggested as NASCAR's next big stars and replacements for departed veterans Jeff Gordon, Tony Stewart and Dale Earnhardt Jr. He suggested that only one prospect could truly hook a new generation of fans.
By Dan Gelston-AP Sports Writer
12:35AM ( 3 days ago )