Thursday March 23rd, 2017 4:19AM
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 ( 7 hours ago )
Republicans rebelling against health care risk Trump's wrath
Hard-line House Republicans considering voting against the House GOP health bill are bracing for payback from a president who claims his favorite biblical passage is 'an eye for an eye.'
6:01PM ( 10 hours ago )
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 ( 10 hours ago )
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 ( 12 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 ( 14 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 ( 14 hours ago )
Three people transported for treatment after wreck outside Cornelia
What was a reported as a head-on wreck with possible serious injuries just outside Cornelia Wednesday afternoon wasn't as bad as feared, according to the Georgia State Patrol.
10:13PM ( 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 ( 11 hours 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 ( 12 hours ago )
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The Latest: UK police: Attacker 'inspired by int'l terror'
British police say they believe the attacker who killed four people including a police officer outside Parliament acted alone and was 'inspired by international terrorism.'
4:12AM ( 6 minutes ago )
GOP health bill on the brink hours from House showdown vote
The long-promised GOP health bill to repeal and replace former President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act is on the brink, short of votes just hours before Republican leaders plan to put it on the House floor
4:01AM ( 17 minutes ago )
Obama health law's 'essential benefits' may be in jeopardy
Scrambling to nail down votes for the House health care bill, Republicans are considering ways to ease federal requirements that insurers cover such basic services as prescription drugs, maternity care, and substance abuse treatment
3:57AM ( 21 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 ( 5 hours from now )
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 ( 4 hours from now )
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 ( 2 hours ago )
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Republican health bill would widen America's big wealth gap
House Republican's health care bill provides massive tax cuts to the wealthy while increasing taxes for many lower income families, widening America's big income gap
3:54AM ( 24 minutes ago )
Former colleagues, judges to testify for Supreme Court pick
Following two days of largely uncontroversial testimony by Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch, a series of lawyers, advocacy groups and former colleagues will tell the Senate Judiciary Committee why they should _ or should not _ confirm him
3:42AM ( 36 minutes ago )
Rights of learning-disabled students bolstered by high court
The rights of millions of learning-disabled students have been bolstered in a unanimous Supreme Court ruling that requires public schools to offer special education programs that meet higher standards
3:32AM ( 46 minutes ago )
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'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 ( 3 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 ( 7 hours ago )
Breslin celebrated for bringing 'honor' to his press pass
New York political leaders from the last 50 years have joined Jimmy Breslin's family in celebrating the life of the pugnacious journalist
6:15PM ( 10 hours ago )
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Erik Jones scores first NASCAR Cup Series top 10 finish
Erik Jones’ No. 77 Furniture Row Racing team did everything right in Sunday’s Camping World 500 at Phoenix International Raceway—except for predicting how many cars would take two tires versus four on the final pit stop before overtime.
By Reid Spencer-NASCAR Wire Service
6:00AM ( 2 days ago )