Friday July 29th, 2016 6:08AM
Clinton's pledge: Steady hand at 'moment of reckoning'
Promising Americans a steady hand, Hillary Clinton cast herself Thursday night as a unifier for divided times, steeled for the challenges of a volatile world by decades in politics that have left some Americans skeptical that she understands their lives
10:44PM ( 7 hours ago )
LISTEN: Local Democratic insider gives his take on the DNC, Democratic party
This week, the Afternoon News Wrap called on Gabriel Shippy, an official with the Hall Co. Democratic Party, Young Democrats of Hall Co. and Young Democrats of Ga., who shared his opinion on the DNC and the party's outlook heading toward the November elections.
9:43PM ( 8 hours ago )
By Afternoon News Wrap
UPDATE: Authorities charge Lula man they believe intentionally crashed car into Hall jail
​A Lula man was being treated at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Thursday morning after authorities said he intentionally crashed a car into the Hall County Jail.
6:08PM ( 12 hours ago )
Former Hall commission candidate and wife fatally shot
​Hall County authorities are investigating the shooting deaths of a former Hall County Commission candidate and his wife.
3:01PM ( 15 hours ago )
'Extreme' drought conditions persist in parts of Georgia, move into part of Hall County
Extreme drought conditions are persisting in large parts of north Georgia and a portion of Hall County is now included.
3:00PM ( 15 hours ago )
By The Associated Press
Gainesville ready to begin work on "the moat," streets that make up the perimeter around the downtown square
Gainesville City Council members learned Thursday morning that the city is the recipient of a $50,000 grant that can be used to enhance green spaces on the streets that encircle Gainesville's downtown area.
12:00PM ( 18 hours ago )
Police: Man dies following restaurant shooting
Police say a man died following a shooting at a Canton restaurant.
5:31AM ( 37 minutes ago )
Police, protesters at DNC praised for restraint, courtesy
Police and protesters are being credited with showing respect and courtesy during four days of demonstrations that surrounded the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia
1:40AM ( 4 hours ago )
FAA safety inspectors unable to make surprise inspections
A government watchdog says U.S. safety inspectors are generally unable to conduct unannounced inspections of foreign repair stations where most airlines send their planes for major repair work
6:34PM ( 11 hours ago )
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The Latest: Pope writes prayer for God's pity in guest book
Pope Francis visited Auschwitz in silence but left a message in the memorial site's guest book: "Lord, have pity on your people
5:50AM ( 17 minutes ago )
California coastline wildfire is big and getting bigger
A wildfire burning along California's Big Sur coastline keeps growing a week after it broke out, and looks to be a problem for the scenic region for many weeks to come
4:49AM ( 1 hour ago )
Pope visits Auschwitz, prays at saint's cell
Pope Francis paid a somber visit to the Nazi German death camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau Friday, becoming the third consecutive pontiff to make the pilgrimage to the place where Adolf Hitler's forces killed more than 1 million people, most of them Jews
4:23AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Jones pulled from Falcons' first practice with minor injury
The Atlanta Falcons were cautious on the opening day of training camp Thursday, pulling star wide receiver Julio Jones out of practice with an injury coach Dan Quinn described as minor.
12:05PM ( 5 hours from now )
Braves fall to Phillies, 7-5
Aaron Altherr had the kind of night he envisioned in his return from a season-long wrist injury...
8:02AM ( 1 hour from now )
Piedmont's Carney begins trek to Rio with U.S. Olympic cycling team
It's the trip of a lifetime for most, a dream come true. But for Jame Carney it's a familiar trek...
11:45PM ( 6 hours ago )
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Eurozone growth halves in Q2 but inflation inches up in July
Economic growth in the eurozone halved in the second quarter, a development that's more likely due to the fading boost from lower oil prices and weaker euro than to concerns ahead of the British vote on whether to leave the European Union
5:42AM ( 25 minutes ago )
World markets mixed; BOJ announces modest stimulus expansion
World markets were mixed Friday after the Bank of Japan announced a modest expansion of its lavish monetary stimulus to perk up sluggish growth, disappointing markets and sending the Japanese stock index only slightly higher
5:10AM ( 57 minutes ago )
Japan central bank adds stimulus, cites global uncertainties
Japan's central bank opted Friday for a modest expansion of its lavish monetary stimulus to help perk up sluggish growth and combat deflation
3:51AM ( 2 hours ago )
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Promoting national unity, Clinton also seeks to build trust
Hillary Clinton has capped a four-day Democratic Party convention celebration with a plea for national unity and tolerance
3:40AM ( 2 hours ago )
This time, an adoring He looks on as She accepts nomination
This time, Bill Clinton was the adoring spouse, smiling and clapping when the cameras cut away from the candidate in the spotlight
3:20AM ( 2 hours ago )
Cubs considering new translator for star closer Chapman
The Chicago Cubs are considering bringing in a new Spanish translator for Aroldis Chapman after the star closer from Cuba struggled to answer questions about a past domestic violence case in his introductory news conference
1:14AM ( 4 hours ago )
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Today's Survey Question
Do you think Hillary Clinton's speech last night will help shore up Bernie Sanders' supporters?
Yes, she got the job done.
She conviced some, but not all.
No, I think most Sanders' supporters either won't vote or will vote for Donald Trump.
I didn't watch or listen to it.
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Target leaving IndyCar after 27 seasons with Chip Ganassi
Target will leave IndyCar at the end of this season after 27 years with Chip Ganassi Racing that included 11 championships and four Indianapolis 500 victories.
By Jenna Fryer-AP Auto Racing Writer
11:04AM ( 1 day ago )