Wednesday March 22nd, 2017 6:04PM
After surgery, Georgia senator could miss crucial votes
​Sen. Johnny Isakson is recuperating from his second back surgery this year at his Georgia home, complicating Republican leaders' plans as they count the votes for the GOP health care overhaul and a Supreme Court nominee.
3:43PM ( 2 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 ( 3 hours ago )
State investigates arson fire involving impounded camper in Jackson County
​State investigators believe a fire that destroyed a police impounded camper in Jackson County early Tuesday morning was intentionally set.
1:32PM ( 4 hours ago )
Job Fair 2017 brings together area job-seekers and local employment recruiters
“Help Wanted” would have been an appropriate sign to hang on the main entrance to the Gainesville Civic Center Wednesday morning; the annual Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce Job Fair was underway.
1:30PM ( 4 hours ago )
Parliament, Westminster Bridge attacks bring chaos to London
An attacker has stabbed a police officer and been shot by police at Britain's Parliament, sending the compound into lockdown
12:24PM ( 5 hours ago )
Seagraves wins special election in Jackson County, Buford voters approve bond referendum
Jackson County has a new county commissioner, and Buford residents have a new $20 million bond referendum for the city's new high school, following Tuesday's special elections.
11:33AM ( 6 hours ago )
Portions of Big Creek Greenway closed due to storm damage
Two portions of the Big Creek Greenway in Forsyth County are closed due to storm damage that happened Tuesday night.
4:28PM ( 1 hour ago )
Georgia lawmakers OK $49 billion budget with teacher raises
​Georgia teachers and other state employees would get a 2 percent salary increase while staff overseeing child welfare cases will see a 19 percent raise under a state spending plan approved Wednesday by the General Assembly.
3:56PM ( 2 hours ago )
Ales have it! Lawmakers approve Georgia's brewery bill
​Cheers! Lawmakers have approved the Georgia brewery bill.
3:47PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Onetime defendant in legendary Lufthansa heist is rearrested
An aging mobster who two years ago beat charges in a legendary heist retold in the film "Goodfellas" has been rearrested
5:56PM ( 7 minutes ago )
Leaders need votes for health bill on eve of House showdown
President Donald Trump and Republican leaders are cajoling recalcitrant GOP lawmakers to back their health care overhaul, but the party's top legislative priority seemed in peril
5:54PM ( 9 minutes ago )
Facebook rape stirs questions about witnessing crimes online
The case of a 15-year-old Chicago girl was raped while around 40 people watched on Facebook raises questions that have come up before in similarly shocking attacks: What is the obligation of bystanders who see a crime unfolding before them
5:53PM ( 10 minutes ago )
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2017 high school football schedules set for northeast Georgia programs
The 2017 high school football season may be months away, but fans can now start eyeballing the biggest games of the campaign with the release of the ful slate of schedules for the upcoming campaign.
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Daytona 500 winner, GRHOF member Pete Hamilton passes away
Pete Hamilton, the 1970 Daytona 500 winner and a member of the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame, passed away on Wednesday.
4:44PM ( 1 hour ago )
Golf: GHS boys hold off North Hall for Hall County title
There was no Spencer Ralston to lean on this time as the Gainesville boys golf team tried to recapture yet another Hall County Championship...
11:27AM ( 6 hours ago )
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4 dead in vehicle, knife attack at British Parliament
A knife-wielding man went on a deadly rampage at the heart of Britain's seat of power Wednesday, plowing a car into pedestrians on London's Westminster Bridge before stabbing a police officer to death inside the gates of Parliament
5:51PM ( 12 minutes ago )
AP Exclusive: Before Trump job, Manafort worked to aid Putin
The Associated Press has learned that before campaign manager Paul Manafort signed up with Donald Trump, he secretly worked for a Russian billionaire with a plan to "greatly benefit the Putin Government."
5:45PM ( 19 minutes ago )
Nightclub shooting victims sue gunman's employer, wife
Dozens of survivors and victims' relatives from the Orlando nightclub massacre are suing the gunman's employer and wife, claiming they could have stopped Omar Mateen before the attack but didn't
5:41PM ( 22 minutes ago )
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Funeral held for pugnacious NY journalist Jimmy Breslin
New York political leaders from the last 50 years have joined Jimmy Breslin's family in celebrating the life of the pugnacious journalist
5:11PM ( 52 minutes ago )
Australia pair are first foreigners to own US radio stations
An Australian couple with roots in Alaska has bought radio stations in three states, marking the first time federal regulators have allowed full foreign ownership of U.S. radio stations
5:05PM ( 58 minutes ago )
Movie of Vince Flynn's 'American Assassin' to debut Sept. 15
The late Minnesota author Vince Flynn's counterterrorism operative Mitch Rapp is coming to the big screen in September
3:08PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Allgaier perseveres for NASCAR Xfinity win at Phoenix
Justin Allgaier popped a tire during his celebratory burnout after Saturday’s DC Solar 200 at Phoenix International Raceway. But you can forgive the driver of the No. 7 JR Motorsports Chevrolet if he was a trifle rusty with his donuts...
By Reid Spencer-NASCAR Wire Service
11:14PM ( 3 days ago )