Saturday October 22nd, 2016 7:39AM
Week 9: One region title clinched, others lined up on huge night
One area team claimed a region crown, another wrapped at least one hand around a title and plenty more took steps toward the postseason in a momentous night of action for high school football in Week 9...
8:33AM ( 53 minutes from now )
Roswell City Council member accused of sexual exploitation of child
Police say a Roswell City Council member who works as an actor has been charged with sexual exploitation of a child and enticing a child for indecent purposes
9:41PM ( 9 hours ago )
No regrets, Trump vows; Clinton pursues his supporters
Hillary Clinton ramped up her pressure on Donald Trump in the election's most competitive states Friday with an emotional TV ad targeting his criticism of a Muslim-American family
8:59PM ( 10 hours ago )
Fire heavily damages White County home
A White County home was heavily damaged by fire about 2 p.m. Friday.
7:19PM ( 12 hours ago )
As son was dying in hot car, Georgia man sent teen sex texts
A Georgia man swapped sexual text messages with a teenage girl while his toddler son sat forgotten and dying in the back seat of the father's sweltering SUV, his young texting partner testified in court Friday
5:31PM ( 14 hours ago )
Man flown to hospital following Thursday wreck in Lumpkin County
​A Dahlonega man was flown to a hospital following a two-vehicle crash in Lumpkin County Thursday afternoon.
1:58PM ( 17 hours ago )
Police: Powder mailed to Clinton campaign not harmful
Police in New York say preliminary tests on a white powdery substance found in an envelope sent to Hillary Clinton's campaign show that it was not harmful
4:18AM ( 3 hours ago )
Mayor: Police officer shot in Columbus; vest stops bullet
Authorities say a police officer has been shot in the west Georgia city of Columbus, but is expected to recover
5:29PM ( 14 hours ago )
US internet disrupted as key firm gets hit by cyberattack
There have been reports of internet disruption across the East Coast of the United States after a key firm was hit by a cyberattack
10:03AM ( 21 hours ago )
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Iraq pushes into town near Mosul after IS assault on Kirkuk
Iraqi forces pushed into a town near the Islamic State-held city of Mosul on Saturday after a wave of militant attacks in and around the northern city of Kirkuk set off more than 24 hours of heavy clashes, with ongoing skirmishes in some areas
6:54AM ( 44 minutes ago )
Clinton campaign ponders 'what if' Trump doesn't concede
Hillary Clinton's campaign is thinking more and more about what to do if she wins the presidential vote and rival Donald Trump refuses to concede
3:33AM ( 4 hours ago )
Clinton campaign receives envelope with suspicious powder
Police say they're investigating an envelope containing a white powdery substance that was sent to Hillary Clinton's campaign
3:24AM ( 4 hours ago )
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Rabun County takes control in 8-AA with win over Elbert County
Whether Rabun County was trying to make a statement or not, the power brokers in Class AA certainly won’t be able to ignore the fifth-ranked Wildcats dominating 42-10 win over ninth-ranked Elbert County Friday night at the historic Granite Bowl...
8:29AM ( 49 minutes from now )
(VIDEO) Stephens County battles past Oconee County to set up tilt at Jefferson
Thanks to yet another gutty effort on Friday, the Indians will have a chance to have their say in the Region 8-AAAA race next week.
8:27AM ( 47 minutes from now )
(VIDEO) Gainesville responds again, fends off Winder-Barrow
Nothing has come easy for the Gainesville football team this season -- but the Red Elephants have shown more than their share of fight...
8:26AM ( 46 minutes from now )
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Top EU lawmaker intervenes to try to save Canada trade pact
The president of the European Parliament, Martin Schulz, is trying to salvage an EU trade deal with Canada in a personal intervention following the breakdown of talks
4:10AM ( 3 hours ago )
Emails show Clinton campaign weighing Keystone XL decision
A WikiLeaks release of hacked emails show Hillary Clinton's campaign wrestling with how to announce her opposition to building the controversial Keystone XL pipeline without losing the support of labor unions
3:24AM ( 4 hours ago )
NFL didn't learn its lesson after Ray Rice incident
After mishandling Ray Rice's domestic violence incident two years ago, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said "I got it wrong" and vowed "the same mistakes can never be repeated."
3:21AM ( 4 hours ago )
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Wonder Woman named a special UN ambassador, despite protests
The United Nations celebrated Wonder Woman's 75th birthday by naming the comic character as an ambassador for the empowerment of women, despite frustration from both inside and outside the world organization that the spot should go to a real woman
10:43PM ( 8 hours ago )
Obama nixes twerking at final White House musical event
President Barack Obama says he's feeling a "little bit of bittersweetness" as he hosts his final musical night at the White House
9:14PM ( 10 hours ago )
Obama hosts final White House musical event with BET
President Barack Obama says he's feeling a "little bit of bittersweetness" as he hosts his final musical night at the White House
8:30PM ( 11 hours ago )
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Today's Survey Question
Do you like candy corn or those little pumpkins that taste like candy corn?
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No, can't stand it.
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Nico Rosberg fastest in Friday practice at US Grand Prix
The Mercedes duel is hitting full throttle at the U.S. Grand Prix. Formula One championship leader Nico Rosberg put more pressure on teammate and rival Lewis Hamilton by posting the fastest lap in Friday's practice sessions...
By Jim Vertuno-AP Sports Writer
8:00PM ( 11 hours ago )
Experts gives temperature measures in hot car death case
A heat expert testified that temperatures peaked around 125 degrees inside the SUV where 22-month-old Cooper Harris died after being left there all day in June 2014.
By The Associated Press
8:35PM ( 2 days ago )