Tuesday December 1st, 2015 6:40PM
Banks, Hall Co. authorities seek armed and dangerous suspect
Hall County and Banks County authorities are actively searching for a suspect they said is armed and dangerous.
6:09PM ( 30 minutes ago )
Former Gainesville Police Chief found dead
Former Gainesville Chief of Police Brian Kelly was found dead Tuesday morning.
5:09PM ( 1 hour ago )
Car occupant killed, 6 children injured in wreck with school bus on Cleveland Highway in Hall County
Hall County emergency services officials confirmed a person traveling in a passenger car was killed Tuesday afternoon in a traffic accident with a school bus in north Hall County.
3:23PM ( 3 hours ago )
NY man arrested in Gainesville for breaking into cars
A New York man is behind bars on multiple entering auto charges in the Riverside Drive area of Gainesville.
2:03PM ( 4 hours ago )
Several residents displaced, firefighter taken to hospital after Barrow house fire
The Barrow County Fire Investigation Team is looking for the cause of an early Monday morning fire that damaged a home on Matthew School Road.
12:28PM ( 6 hours ago )
US manufacturing fell in November due to declines in new orders and low oil prices
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. factory activity plummeted last month to the lowest level in more than six years, with a stronger dollar and low oil prices cutting new orders and hurting production.The Institu...
12:23PM ( 6 hours ago )
Forsyth Co. government unveils enhanced web site
Forsyth County officials have just wrapped up an effort to make their government website more user-friendly.
12:05PM ( 6 hours ago )
UNG announces details for fall commencement on Dahlonega, Gainesville campuses
The University of North Georgia (UNG) will hold its fall commencement ceremonies on Friday, Dec. 11, and Saturday, Dec. 12 on the university's Gainesville and Dahlonega campuses.
11:15AM ( 7 hours ago )
Hall Co. property tax payments due today
The Hall County Tax Commissioner has issued a reminder that property tax payments are due no later than today, December 1.
9:36AM ( 9 hours ago )
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As Obama pushes climate deal in Paris, Congress tries to stop carbon limits on US power plants
WASHINGTON (AP) — As President Barack Obama worked to hammer out a global climate agreement in Paris, Republicans in Congress moved to block his plan to force steep cuts in greenhouse gas emissions fr...
6:36PM ( 2 minutes ago )
Chicago mayor fires police chief, but skepticism lingers in wake of graphic dash-came video
CHICAGO (AP) — Rahm Emanuel sought for months to keep the public from seeing a video that shows a white police officer shooting a black teenager 16 times.Now, a week after the video's release, the Chi...
6:21PM ( 17 minutes ago )
Demand for agriculture loans surges amid low crop, cattle prices that have slashed farm income
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The nation's net farm income is the lowest since 2002, and with another year of low commodity prices, demand for agriculture loans is surging as farmers struggle to make ends meet...
6:17PM ( 21 minutes ago )
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GHSA sets new regions for 2016-18 seasons
The Georgia High School Association released the new region alignments Tuesday for the upcoming 2016-17 and 2017-18 seasons.
9:57PM ( 3 hours from now )
(VIDEO) Commerce football heading on road with confidence
Commerce football may be nicknamed the Tigers, but, for this season at least, they might as well re-name themselves the Road Warriors.
6:14PM ( 25 minutes ago )
Three semifinal showdowns take center stage, two on air Friday
One newcomer and two veterans from northeast Georgia will put their playoff credentials on the line on Friday, as the GHSA football semifinals get underway around the state.
6:00PM ( 39 minutes ago )
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Pemberton to leave NASCAR as VP of Competition
NASCAR announced Tuesday that Senior Vice President of Competition Robin Pemberton will leave the organization at the end of 2015.
3:01PM ( 3 hours ago )
New GHSA region alignments due to be revealed Tuesday
On Tuesday schools across the state, and plenty here in northeast Georgia, will learn their region foes for the next two years, as the GHSA releases its new alignments for the 2016-17 and 2017-18 school years.
12:54PM ( 5 hours ago )
Coach Dan Quinn looking for ways to end Falcons' freefall
Coach Dan Quinn knows the Atlanta Falcons' playoff hopes are going dim after a 5-0 start.
10:46AM ( 7 hours ago )
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Brazil's economy shrinks more than expected, worsening fears about crisis
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Latin America's largest economy has shrunk even more than expected, increasing fears about the well-being of a nation hammered by falling commodity prices and a massive corruptio...
4:57PM ( 1 hour ago )
US auto sales hit 14-year high in November thanks to promotions; Volkswagen sales plummet
DETROIT (AP) — November used to be a slow month for U.S. car sales. Not anymore.Black Friday promotions — some of which began well before Thanksgiving — pushed last month's sales to a 14-year high of...
4:53PM ( 1 hour ago )
US stocks close solidly higher, led by gains in banks; investors wait for ECB, Federal Reserve
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks started off December on a strong note, helped by improving economic data from Japan and Europe as well as hopes that the European Central Bank will expand its stimulus program....
4:44PM ( 1 hour ago )
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From 'Youth' to old age, Michael Caine reflects on a happy life in show business
NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Caine sits down for lunch at the St. Regis Hotel in midtown New York clutching a copy of the day's Daily News given to him by the hotel doorman, who's earmarked a photo of Cain...
5:22PM ( 1 hour ago )
National Board of Review names 'Mad Max: Fury Road' best film of the year
NEW YORK (AP) — The National Board of Review threw a fireball into Hollywood's awards season, naming the rollicking apocalyptic adventure "Mad Max: Fury Road" the best film of 2015.George Miller's lat...
4:14PM ( 2 hours ago )
Norman Lear says TV is still the place to explore race; talks 'Jeffersons' 40th anniversary
ATLANTA (AP) — Legendary TV producer Norman Lear believes there is still a place for shows to explore race relations issues in the same manner as his famed sitcoms "All in the Family" and "Good Times....
3:19PM ( 3 hours ago )
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Rosberg maintains speed edge on Hamilton in Friday's practice for Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Nico Rosberg set the fastest time in Friday's practice for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix ahead of Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton.Hamilton has already secured the Fo...
12:44PM ( 4 days ago )