Sunday August 20th, 2017 7:24AM
Eclipse: facts, figures, history, myths and more
Who would have thought a year ago that Monday's total eclipse of the sun would generate the kind of excitement that it has.
5:00AM ( 2 hours ago )
Atlanta marchers practice King's strategy of peaceful protest
A diverse crowd of several hundred people marched from downtown Atlanta to the home of the late Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. in protest of white supremacists and other hate groups surfacing across America.
10:26PM ( 8 hours ago )
By The Associated Press
Gwinnett Medical Center unveils newly developed Sports Concussion Care-A-Van
During the 2017 high school football season, a new Sport Concussion Care-A-Van will be traveling to games across Gwinnett County to provide on-site education and care for a full range of sports-related injuries including head injuries.
7:00PM ( 12 hours ago )
PHOTO GALLERY: Crowd of 200+ shows up to oppose, support Old Joe in downtown Gainesville
More than 200 people gathered late Saturday morning at the base of Old Joe, the monument to the Confederacy standing in the center of the Downtown Gainesville Square.
6:00PM ( 13 hours ago )
Qualifying begins Monday for Nov. city elections across Georgia
The dust has hardly settled from last year's elections but Georgia is fast approaching another election day.
11:00AM ( 20 hours ago )
Opinions mixed among Gainesville residents on removal of Old Joe
Even before an announcement came about a Saturday demonstration to remove Old Joe, Gainesville's monument to the Confederacy, there was talk about dismantling the memorial - and about preserving it.
7:10AM ( 1 day ago )
Site work begins for new Catholic church, school in Gainesville
Site work has begun on the west side of Gainesville where the Achdiocese of Atlanta plans to construct a Catholic church and school.
6:00AM ( 1 hour ago )
Lanier Tea Party Patriots president to run for State Senate
The president of the Lanier Tea Party Patriots, Lucretia Hughes, has announced plans to run for the District 47 state Senate Seat, now held by Frank Ginn, next year.
9:00PM ( 10 hours ago )
Brenau Interior Design students showcase portfolios at High Museum of Art
The High Museum of Art in Atlanta recently hosted Brenau University’s Master of Interior Design Portfolio Exhibition, giving interior design students the chance to showcase their work to the public.
6:00PM ( 13 hours ago )
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The Latest: Police find 3 vans linked to attacks in Spain
Police in Spain have linked three rental vans to the main fugitive from an Islamic extremist cell that carried out deadly vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a nearby seaside resort
6:54AM ( 29 minutes ago )
The Latest: Pope urges end to violence against innocents
Pope Francis is calling for an end to the "inhuman violence" that has targeted innocents in Burkina Faso, Spain and Finland in recent days
6:27AM ( 55 minutes ago )
Police hunt for suspected Barcelona van driver
Spanish police have put up roadblocks across the northeast in their manhunt for the suspected driver of the van that plowed into a pedestrian promenade in Barcelona, killing 13 people and injuring over 120
6:18AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Kyle Busch sweeps Bristol weekend with Cup Series win
Kyle Busch scored his second-career Bristol three-race sweep with a victory in Saturday night’s Bristol Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway, taking his former protégé and future teammate Erik Jones...
1:26AM ( 5 hours ago )
Mill Creek rallies to knock off McEachern in Kell Classic
He claims he said nothing, but no one may never know exactly what Shannon Jarvis said to his Hawks at halftime. Whatever it REALLY was, the only coach Mill Creek has ever had should patent it...
9:51PM ( 9 hours ago )
Softball: Buford collects two more Hawk/Bulldog wins, Stephens blanks rival Hart County
Buford resumed play Saturday in the Hawk/Bulldog tournament taking a pair of wins at North Gwinnett High School...
9:30PM ( 9 hours ago )
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Grace Mugabe returns to Zimbabwe despite assault claim
Zimbabwean state media say the wife of President Robert Mugabe has returned home from South Africa despite calls that she be prosecuted for allegedly assaulting a young model at a luxury hotel in Johannesburg
4:18AM ( 3 hours ago )
Lynch starts, Siemian throws TD as Broncos beat 49ers 33-14
Paxton Lynch engineered three scoring drives in his bid for the starting quarterback job, Denver forced four turnovers in the first half, and the Broncos beat the San Francisco 49ers 33-14 on Saturday night.
2:15AM ( 5 hours ago )
Trump's new communications director isn't new to his ways
Interim White House communications director Hope Hicks may be new to the job, but she's an old hand when it comes to President Donald Trump.
12:58PM ( 18 hours ago )
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French designer in costly dispute over Pitt-Jolie chateau
A French lighting designer has won a $600,000 court ruling in a dispute with Brad Pitt over a grandiose re-design of his and Angelina Jolie's chateau in Provence
6:36AM ( 47 minutes ago )
MLB umpires wear wristbands to protest 'abusive' treatment
Major League Baseball umpires are wearing white wristbands during games to protest what their union says is "abusive player behavior" after Detroit's Ian Kinsler was fined but not suspended for his recent verbal tirade against ump Angel Hernandez
7:53PM ( 11 hours ago )
Trump to skip Kennedy Center Honors awards program
Trump and first lady announce rare move for presidents and decide to skip Kennedy Center Honors to allow the award recipients to celebrate free of the "political distraction" their presence might cause.
4:53PM ( 14 hours ago )
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Chase Elliott needs a victory to feel comfortable
Of the drivers still fighting for Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoff spots on points, Chase Elliott is highest in the standings. But that doesn’t mean the seventh-place points position has the driver of the No. 24...
By Reid Spencer-NASCAR Wire Service
6:00AM ( 1 day ago )