Monday July 24th, 2017 4:26AM
One person killed in Dawson County traffic accident
One person was killed this (Sunday) afternoon in a car crash on Elliott Family Parkway in Dawson County.
8:13PM ( 8 hours ago )
UPDATE: 10 die in immigrant-smuggling attempt in sweltering truck
Authorities say the death toll has risen to 10 in the case of a sweltering tractor-trailer found in a Walmart parking lot in San Antonio in an immigrant-smuggling attempt gone wrong.
7:57PM ( 8 hours ago )
Fewer standardized tests good for students, teachers
Hall County School Board members learned last week that the number of standardized tests being given to public school students in Georgia dropped last year - and there won't be an increase in the new school year.
3:02PM ( 13 hours ago )
South Carolina swimming accident claims life of Gainesville man
A Gainesville man died early Sunday morning after a swimming-related accident in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
11:58AM ( 16 hours ago )
A&E series 'The First 48' looks to follow Gwinnett Police homicide detectives
The A&E television series "The First 48," a documentary series that follows homicide investigators -- especially in the first 48 hours of an investigation, will be following Gwinnett County detectives.
11:00AM ( 17 hours ago )
Forsyth County officials seek to reduce residential portion of tax digest
​The Forsyth County Commission recently voted unanimously to support a revenue-generating public-private partnership designed to reduce the residential portion of the tax digest.
7:30AM ( 20 hours ago )
Former Forsyth Co. schools supt. named to Jekyll Island governing board
Former Forsyth County Schools Superintendent Buster Evans has been named to the board that governs state-owned Jekyll Island.
9:52PM ( 6 hours ago )
White County woman serving college internship on the Ga. coast this summer
A White County resident is one of several college interns working on the Georgia coast this summer with the University of Georgia's Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant.
6:00PM ( 10 hours ago )
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AP PHOTOS: American black women feel it's time to get a gun
From ministers to bankers, American black women are picking up firearms and learning how to shoot
3:45AM ( 41 minutes ago )
Black women picking up firearms for self-defense
Black women are picking up firearms and learning how to shoot, citing a desire to protect themselves and fears about today's political climate
3:36AM ( 49 minutes ago )
Taliban claim deadly suicide attack in Kabul that kills 24
Taliban claim responsibility for early morning suicide car bombing that targeted government employees in Kabul, killing 24
3:31AM ( 54 minutes ago )
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Kasey Kane wins wild, crash filled Brickyard 400
Kasey Kahne edged ahead of Brad Keselowski on the second of two Overtime restarts to get the lead, and when a crash broke out behind him to end the race, he scored the victory in Sunday’s Brickyard 400...
10:47PM ( 5 hours ago )
Jordan's wild journey: Spieth wins British Open
Spieth closes with flourish to win British Open, his third major championship.
5:12PM ( 11 hours ago )
Two-a-Days: Is it a rebuild or reload for West Hall in 2017?
West Hall coach Tony Lotti has constantly told everyone they have been building for the long-haul. The future met the present in 2016 for the Spartans with their first-ever road playoff win against Troup County...
4:00PM ( 12 hours ago )
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GOP health bill still a mystery before planned vote
The Senate plans a vote this week on a Republican health care bill but it's a mystery what they are voting on.
3:14AM ( 1 hour ago )
Southeast Asian ride-hailing app Grab raises $2.5 billion
Japan's Softbank and China's top ride-hailing firm Didi Chuxing are pouring $2 billion into the latest round of financing by cash-hungry Southeast Asian taxi app Grab
3:10AM ( 1 hour ago )
Australian consumer watchdog investigates air bag recall
Australia's consumer watchdog says it is urgently seeking information from the government regulator and car manufacturers after a magazine reported that recalled Takata air bags were being replaced by faulty air bags.
3:07AM ( 1 hour ago )
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A vacant White House job: first pet
Politically ambitious pups and kittens: Put your resumes aside
3:29AM ( 57 minutes ago )
Kasey Kahne ends victory drought at marathon Brickyard 400
Kasey Kahne survived a crash-marred Brickyard 400 for his first NASCAR Cup victory in three years
10:54PM ( 5 hours ago )
Comic-Con hits: 'Black Panther,' Batman, 'Stranger Things'
From "Black Panther" to Batman, "Stranger Things" to "Blade Runner 2049," and "Ready Player One" to Rep. John Lewis, Comic-Con had something for almost every pop-culture appetite
7:10PM ( 9 hours ago )
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Today's Survey Question
Should American citizens be banned from traveling to North Korea, as proposed by the White House?
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High 86°
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Variable clouds with thunderstorms, especially this morning. High 86F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

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Kyle Busch wins Indy pole, looks for third straight win
Kyle Busch’s quest for an unprecedented third straight Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory at Indianapolis Motor Speedway couldn’t have gotten off to a better start on Saturday evening.
By Reid Spencer-NASCAR Wire Service
8:53PM ( 1 day ago )