Thursday March 23rd, 2017 10:19AM
Georgia state senators aim to eliminate transportation taxes
A group of state senators are proposing to remove all taxes on transportation while rejecting a House proposal to create a flat income tax.
10:13AM ( 6 minutes ago )
GOP health bill on the brink hours from House showdown vote
Crunch time has arrived for the much-debated _ and at times maligned _ Republican health care overhaul bill designed to replace former President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act
8:24AM ( 1 hour ago )
GDOL: State jobless rate drops to 5.3% for February, state sets record for number of people employed
The statewide unemployment rate for February declined by two-tenths of a point, while Georgia set new record highs for people employed and size of the state labor force
6:28AM ( 3 hours ago )
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Public's help sought solving Royston barn arson
State fire investigators hope the public can help them solve an arson fire that destroyed a hay and cattle barn in Madison County on Sunday, March 19.
4:07AM ( 6 hours ago )
Banks County makes kidnapping arrest within an hour of incident
A Commerce man is jailed in Banks County after allegedly kidnapping his fiancee's young child Wednesday.
9:03PM ( 13 hours ago )
Oakwood man arrested, charged in $15k jewelry theft
An Oakwood man is charged with burglary in the first degree after he allegedly stole $15,000 worth of jewelry.
2:07PM ( 20 hours ago )
Water conservation: Gainesville hosting 'Ask a Plumber' Workshop
The Gainesville Department of Water Resources is looking for ways to help city water customers conserve water during the current Level 2 drought - and will be hosting an “Ask a Plumber” Workshop Friday from 12:00-1:00 at the Riverside Water Treatment Plant.
10:00AM ( 19 minutes ago )
UNG kicks off participation in University System's health challenge
The University System of Georgia has launched a system-wide health challenge, inviting all institutions to participate.
8:36AM ( 1 hour ago )
Applications for US jobless aid rise to still-low 258,000
Applications for US unemployment benefits rise to still-low 258,000, a sign layoffs are low
8:32AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Why a lack of education raises death risk for some Americans
Middle-age white Americans with limited education are increasingly dying younger, on average, than other middle-age U.S. adults
10:05AM ( 13 minutes ago )
GOP still hunting votes on brink of House health care vote
Republicans are still short of votes for their health care overhaul
10:01AM ( 17 minutes ago )
Spying claim by Intel chair renews fight over Russia probe
The chairman of the House intelligence committee says communications of Donald Trump and his transition team may have been scooped up by American intelligence officials monitoring other targets and improperly distributed throughout spy agencies
9:51AM ( 27 minutes ago )
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(VIDEO) Baseball: Winder holds off Gainesville in wild 9-inning slugfest
The Bucket List of accomplishments for a young Gainesville baseball team against nationally-ranked Winder-Barrow Wednesday were clicking off one after another...
9:28AM ( 51 minutes ago )
Baseball: Branch edges out Johnson, 5-4
Flowery Branch baseball used a sac fly in the bottom of the seventh to pull out a 5-4 win over Johnson on Wednesday in Flowery Branch.
9:09AM ( 1 hour ago )
NASCAR suspends crew chiefs for Keselowski and Harvick
NASCAR suspended the crew chiefs for Brad Keselowski and Kevin Harvick on Wednesday for violations at Phoenix Raceway.
1:35AM ( 8 hours ago )
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Less-educated middle-age US whites dying younger than others
Middle-age white Americans with less education dying younger amid dwindling economic opportunities
9:45AM ( 34 minutes ago )
The Latest: EU security chief sees link with Brussels attack
European Union Security Commissioner Julian King is suggesting there could be a link between the attack in London and the suicide bombings in Brussels exactly one year ago
9:39AM ( 39 minutes ago )
At 93 years old, Zimbabwe's Mugabe remains a jet-setter
At 93, Zimbabwe's Mugabe remains a jet-setter; critics call him the 'non-resident president'
9:12AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Todd Fisher says mom Debbie Reynolds set him up for death
Todd Fisher says his mother, Debbie Reynolds, set him up "for her leaving the planet" the day his sister and Reynolds' daughter, Carrie Fisher, died in December
7:34AM ( 2 hours ago )
'Snooki' inspires bill to cap public university speaker fees
Under legislation inspired by former "Jersey Shore" reality TV star Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi, no more than $10,000 of state money could go to pay speakers at New Jersey's public universities
12:47AM ( 9 hours ago )
Mickelson says he won't be called as witness in trial
Golfer Phil Mickelson says he won't be called as a witness in a federal insider trading criminal trial
9:09PM ( 13 hours ago )
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Ty Majeski goes back-to-back with Rattler 250 victory
The trophy looks the same. The check is for the same amount. However, Ty Majeski’s win in Sunday’s Rattler 250 at South Alabama Speedway, the season opener for the Southern Super Series, tells a vastly different story than his previous triumph.
By Series PR
12:00PM ( 2 days ago )