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Tuesday July 28th, 2015 8:35PM
Suwanee Dpt. Police Chief leaving for Peachtree City
The city of Suwanee is losing a Deputy Police Chief and the city of Peachtree Corners is gaining a new Chief.
7:29PM ( 1 hour ago )
Court orders EPA to redo air-pollution limits in 13 states
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court on Tuesday ordered the Environmental Protection Agency to relax some limits it set on smokestack emissions that cross state lines and taint downwind areas wit...
6:16PM ( 2 hours ago )
Ex-Habersham County deputy sheriff pleads 'not guilty' in botched raid
A former Habersham County deputy sheriff has entered a "not guilty" plea to charges of providing false information to get a warrant that led to a botched raid in which a toddler was critically injured.
4:54PM ( 3 hours ago )
Woman attempts to enter Gwinnett Co courthouse with loaded gun
A woman was arrested Tuesday when she attempted to enter an employee entrance of the Gwinnett Justice & Administration Center with a loaded gun.
4:48PM ( 3 hours ago )
White County inmate captured in Hall County
A White County inmate who walked away from a work detail about noon Monday is back in jail.
4:27PM ( 4 hours ago )
Strong home sales, limited supply lift US home prices in May
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices rose steadily in May, pushed higher by a healthy increase in sales this year.The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index climbed 4.9 percent in May f...
12:05PM ( 8 hours ago )
Ga. getting 2nd inland port
Gov. Nathan Deal, the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA), Murray County and CSX Transportation signed a Memorandum of Agreement Tuesday to establish the Appalachian Regional Port in Chatsworth.
6:25PM ( 2 hours ago )
Ex-prison guard accused of forcing inmates to have sex
ATLANTA (AP) — A former high-ranking corrections officer at a southeast Georgia women's prison used his position of power to prey on inmates, targeting their vulnerabilities and forcing them to have s...
12:44PM ( 7 hours ago )
NGMC's Lifeline recognizes volunteers
Lifeline, an affiliate of Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC), recently recognized volunteers who work with the emergency response system.
10:57AM ( 9 hours ago )
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Local/State
Family of late black golf great accused of $1 million theft
CLEVELAND (AP) — The son and ex-daughter-in-law of late black golf pioneer Charlie Sifford were indicted Tuesday on charges they stole more than $1 million from him.Sifford in 1961 became the first bl...
7:52PM ( 43 minutes ago )
Missing teens strayed from planned route into open ocean
TEQUESTA, Fla. (AP) — Two teens whose lives were intertwined with the sea remained lost in the Atlantic on Tuesday, as their families and authorities tried to maintain hope against the fading odds of...
7:44PM ( 51 minutes ago )
Rising temperatures, wind challenge California firefighters
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — More than 200 people were ordered from their homes when a wildfire jumped a containment line an hour east of California's Napa Valley wine country in one of several blazes burnin...
7:41PM ( 53 minutes ago )
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National
Roger Goodell upholds Tom Brady's 4-game suspension
NEW YORK (AP) — The commissioner pointed to concealed evidence. The team described it as a folly. And the agent added sham to the lexicon of "Deflategate."Then the players' union said it would take it...
7:37PM ( 57 minutes ago )
Glimpse at Falcons as they set to open training camp on Friday
The Atlanta Falcons will open training camp on Friday in Flowery Branch with a new head coach and several new faces in key positions. With that in mind here's a glimpse at what the Falcons are facing as they begin the stretch run in preparation for the 2015 season...
11:52AM ( 8 hours ago )
Braves drop another heartbreaker
The Atlanta Braves wasted an outstanding pitching performance by Alex Wood and put a damper on a special night for Nick Markakis.
7:58AM ( 12 hours ago )
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Sports
Gilead beats Street 2Q forecasts on surge in sales, profit
Blockbuster hepatitis C medicine Harvoni propelled Gilead Sciences Inc.'s second-quarter profit up 23 percent as total revenue for the biotech drugmaker jumped 26 percent and it raised its 2015 sales...
6:47PM ( 1 hour ago )
Twitter 2Q revenue grows sharply but user growth stays slow
NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter failed to add users at a quick enough pace for investors in the second quarter even as revenue grew sharply, feeding concerns about whether it can ever become a mass-market ser...
6:31PM ( 2 hours ago )
Administration would give prisoners access to student grants
WASHINGTON (AP) — Some federal and state prisoners could soon be eligible for federal student aid to take college courses while behind bars.The aid would come in the form of Pell grants, which are for...
5:50PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Business
Review: "Tour" a worthy look at artist as reluctant subject
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Many journalists who have written feature profiles of public figures will have experienced that light-bulb moment, once the cautious mutual-assessment phase is concluded and you sta...
7:54PM ( 40 minutes ago )
NBC cancels Poehler comedy project 'Welcome to Sweden'
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — U.S. viewers aren't going to see the love story on TV's "Welcome to Sweden" play out.NBC has canceled the comedy starring Greg Poehler two weeks into its second season.Poe...
7:30PM ( 1 hour ago )
Kaitlyn Bristowe and Shawn Booth ready to be a normal couple
NEW YORK (AP) — Now that they're finally engaged, Kaitlyn Bristowe and Shawn Booth are ready to go on their first real-world date.The bachelorette and her chosen fiancé are now able to live their love...
7:23PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Entertainment
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Last lap pass gives Kyle Busch Brickyard Xfinity victory
With a relentless charge that forced Ryan Blaney into a mistake on the final lap, Kyle Busch grabbed the lead with a half-lap left at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and took the checkered flag in Saturday’s Lilly Diabetes 250 NASCAR Xfinity Series race.
By Reid Spencer-NASCAR Wire Service
7:58PM ( 3 days ago )
UPS 2Q profit beats Street as overseas business improves
ATLANTA (AP) — Overseas business helped UPS during its second quarter, as did the absence of a hefty charge recorded a year ago.The package-delivery company earned $1.23 billion, or $1.35 per share, f...
9:06AM ( 11 hours ago )