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Monday May 25th, 2015 1:16PM
VIDEO: Gainesville Memorial Day parade draws hundreds
Civilians and service members came together and lined Green Street in Gainesville Monday morning for the annual Memorial Day Parade.
12:15PM ( 1 hour ago )
Traffic accident kills one person near Cornelia
The Georgia State Patrol confirms one person was killed in a traffic accident in Habersham County Monday morning.
10:35AM ( 2 hours ago )
Plan for bullet train from Chattanooga to Atlanta likely stopped in its tracks
Chattanooga is looking into the possibility of building light commuter rail throughout the city, but a long-running plan to connect the Tennessee city to Atlanta with a bullet train is likely stopped in its tracks.
8:07AM ( 5 hours ago )
By Associated Press
School funding question top task for Deal's education panel
A panel appointed by Gov. Nathan Deal to review the way Georgia funds education heads into a key meeting this week.
6:16AM ( 7 hours ago )
By Associated Press
Body found in Chattahoochee River identified
Forsyth County authorities identified the body pulled from the Chattahoochee River late Saturday afternoon.
5:13PM ( 20 hours ago )
By Staff
Boat sinks near Van Pugh Park, no injuries
Seven people got a scare Sunday, but no one was hurt, when a boat sank in Lake Lanier near Van Pugh Park.
2:14PM ( 23 hours ago )
WATCH: UNG Softball competes. in program's first D-II softball NC
The University of North Georgia softball team is on its way to play for its first-ever NCAA Division II National Championship.
11:38AM ( 1 hour ago )
Journalism students aim to dispel myths about veterans
DETROIT (AP) — Wishing living U.S. military veterans a "Happy Memorial Day" might be well-intentioned but misses the mark on an occasion meant for remembering those who lost their lives.That and other...
8:59AM ( 4 hours ago )
Suwanee officials to vote on two financial matters
The Suwanee City Council is set to consider two financial matters at its meeting this week.
7:41AM ( 5 hours ago )
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Local/State
Launching campaign, Sanders appeals to party's Warren wing
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — For Democrats who had hoped to lure Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren into a presidential campaign, independent Sen. Bernie Sanders might be the next best thing.Sanders, who...
12:57PM ( 18 minutes ago )
Obama pays tribute to fallen service members at Arlington
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — President Barack Obama saluted Americans who died in battle Monday, saying the country must "never stop trying to fully repay them" for their sacrifices and noting the first Memo...
12:42PM ( 34 minutes ago )
The Latest on weather: 12 people missing in Texas floods
10:45 a.m. CDTAuthorities say a dozen people are missing after flash flooding along the Blanco River in Central Texas that damaged hundreds of homes.Kristi Wyatt, a spokeswoman for the city of San Mar...
12:15PM ( 1 hour ago )
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National
Big Red championship vets hope Gainesville can get back to promised land this week
Wayne Vickery coached his way to five state championships with Gainesville baseball -- and the outgoing Gainesville High athletic director sees similarities between one of those title winners and the 2015 squad.
3:00PM ( 1 hour from now )
Hawks cry foul over Horford's ejection from Game 3
CLEVELAND (AP) — Al Horford threw an elbow at Matthew Dellavedova during the game.He saved a few more shots for Cleveland's scrappy guard afterward.Horford was assessed a Flagrant 2 foul and tossed fr...
1:51AM ( 11 hours ago )
Fuel mileage gamble gives Edwards Charlotte victory
Carl Edwards rolled the dice and came up a winner as he stretched out his fuel just enough to cover the 600-mile distance to snap a 31-race winless streak and collect his first victory of the season in Sunday night’s Coca Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
12:51AM ( 12 hours ago )
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Anti-eviction campaigner promises change in Barcelona
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Leading Spanish social activist Ada Colau said Monday the fight against evictions, poverty and corruption will be her priority as new mayor of the country's second city, Barcel...
10:39AM ( 2 hours ago )
Global stocks mostly higher in quiet trading day
BEIJING (AP) — Global stocks mostly rose Monday on a quiet trading day with Wall Street, London and Hong Kong closed for holidays.KEEPING SCORE: In in Europe, France's CAC-40 was among the few indexes...
9:28AM ( 3 hours ago )
Correction: Nigeria-Fuel Crisis story
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — In a story May 25 about Nigeria's fuel crisis, The Associated Press erroneously reported that the country produces more than 2 billion barrels of oil a day. The correct figure is...
8:34AM ( 4 hours ago )
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Business
Faith No More marks return with 1st album in 18 years, tour
NEW YORK (AP) — Faith No More bassist Bill Gould likes to think of the band's new record as an aging actress."Sure, her body's getting a little older, but she's not afraid to show it; she's still sexy...
1:09PM ( 6 minutes ago )
'Tomorrowland' takes top spot at box office on slow weekend
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Disney's fantasy adventure "Tomorrowland" topped the slow Memorial Day weekend box office with an estimated $41.7 million debut from its first four days in theaters.The Brad Bird-di...
11:49AM ( 1 hour ago )
Rolling Stones kick off 'Zip Code' stadium tour in San Diego
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Rolling Stones launched their "Zip Code" North American tour in San Diego on Sunday with more than two hours of music.In front of a sold-out crowd at Petco Park, the stalwart four...
11:12AM ( 2 hours ago )
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Looking back at David Letterman's career
An interactive timeline about the life and career of talk show host David Letterman, who taped his last "Late Show" on Wednesday
By The Associated Press
4:16PM ( 4 days ago )
Questions about safety hover over 99th Indianapolis 500
They call the Indianapolis 500 "The Greatest Spectacle in Racing" for its high speeds, rich history, enormous crowd and the take-your-breath-away competition.
By Jenna Fryer-AP Auto Racing Writer
8:00AM ( 1 day ago )
Gwinnett Police on lookout for suspected shooter
Gwinnett County Police were searching for the man they believe shot a woman at a Lawrenceville apartment complex Friday evening.
7:15AM ( 2 days ago )
UNG plans to occupy top floor of Cumming City Hall
Due to program and enrollment growth at its Cumming Campus, the University of North Georgia plans to lease the top floor of the Cumming City Hall for its Master of Business Administration and continuing education and professional development programs, that according to Associate Vice President of University Relations Kate Maine.
By Submitted
6:16PM ( 3 days ago )