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Wednesday September 2nd, 2015 6:37AM
Police: Tip leads to new search for teen missing since 2007
Investigators hope a recent tip could help lead them to the body of a Georgia college student who went missing almost 8 years ago.
5:13AM ( 1 hour ago )
By Associated Press
Pedestrian struck, killed at Banks Crossing
The Georgia State Patrol confirms a pedestrian died after being struck by a large truck at Banks Crossing Tuesday night.
12:04AM ( 6 hours ago )
China leads Asian stock markets lower after poor factory data reinforce investor nervousness
HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stocks extended a global market sell-off Wednesday as poor manufacturing data from the world's two biggest economies dampened investor sentiment.KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Comp...
11:03PM ( 7 hours ago )
Gainesville City Council has short fuse on new fireworks law
The Gainesville City Council voted unanimously Tuesday evening to exercise the limited influence left under their jurisdiction by the General Assembly in the spectrum of consumer fireworks.
10:26PM ( 8 hours ago )
Senate GOP leader says it will take new president to end Planned Parenthood's federal funding
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate's top Republican is conceding that his party will have to await the next president before it can cut off federal funds that go to Planned Parenthood, prompting heated rebuffs from conservatives.
9:14PM ( 9 hours ago )
Hall Co. authorities searching on foot for suspect
Hall County Sheriff's authorities are searching for a man that ran from a traffic stop.
5:13PM ( 13 hours ago )
Code Orange air quality alert for Hall, other north Ga. counties
An air quality alert has been issued for Hall and a number of other north Georgia counties for Wednesday.
4:38PM ( 13 hours ago )
Labor Day adjustments to Gainesville garbage, recycling pickups announced
Adjustments will be made early next week to the garbage and recycling pickups in the city of Gainesville because of the Labor Day holiday.
4:17PM ( 14 hours ago )
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Local/State
Thai police say arrested suspect's fingerprints match those on bomb-making material
BANGKOK (AP) — Police investigating last month's Bangkok bombing said Wednesday that the fingerprints of a foreign man arrested at the Thai-Cambodia border match those found on a bottle of bomb-making...
6:19AM ( 17 minutes ago )
10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. HUNGARY RAILWAY STATION STILL CLOSED TO MIGRANTSAround 3,000 of them remain stranded in Budape...
5:51AM ( 45 minutes ago )
Man, officer wounded, dog killed in bloody police address mix-up; cops 'likely' shot colleague
ATLANTA (AP) — Tama Colson was finishing an evening walk when she saw the police cars speed into her neighborhood. As she approached her home she heard a loud "pop-pop-pop" and saw her neighbors fleei...
5:49AM ( 47 minutes ago )
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National
Falcons head into region opener with unexpected QB battle
There was NO quarterback controversy for Flowery Branch coming into this season.
8:00PM ( 13 hours from now )
Win streak on the line, start of a campaign feature on air during Week 2
The talk will undoubtedly center on the number 42 this week -- when the real discussion should be on the football, which promises to be interesting indeed when Buford travels to face McEachern on Friday in Week 2 of the 2015 high school football season.
6:58PM ( 11 hours ago )
(VIDEO) Player of the Week: Wood's second dominating night earns Jefferson RB award
Heading into the season Jefferson coaches and players knew that Colby Wood would be an asset...
11:15AM ( 19 hours ago )
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Friday Game Night
Softball: Buford fends off North Hall challenge, 9-8
Buford softball is still the gold standard in Region 8-AAAA -- and Class AAAA for that matter -- but the Lady Wolves could feel the collective breath of North Hall on their neck on Tuesday.
11:16AM ( 4 hours from now )
No. 9 Georgia players not fazed by Lambert winning QB job
The big quarterback decision has been made. That clears the way for No. 9 Georgia to sharpen its focus on the season.
10:57AM ( 4 hours from now )
Jake Matthews, Brooks Reed to miss Falcons' preseason finale
Coach Dan Quinn is hoping the Atlanta Falcons' list of injuries doesn't get any longer...
10:55AM ( 4 hours from now )
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Sports
Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn set for contract extension to 2018 after power struggle
BERLIN (AP) — Top directors at German carmaker Volkswagen plan to give a two-year contract extension to CEO Martin Winterkorn, who emerged on top of a power struggle this year with company patriarch F...
6:01AM ( 35 minutes ago )
World stocks unsteady on dim world growth outlook, China trims losses patriotic holiday
HONG KONG (AP) — World stocks were wobbly Wednesday on uncertainty over the economic outlook while China's markets minimized losses amid speculation Beijing was intervening to support prices.KEEPING S...
5:14AM ( 1 hour ago )
Mahindra, India's biggest SUV maker, looks to crack the US market with electric scooter
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — India's largest SUV maker is ready to make its debut on U.S. roads. But it's starting with two wheels, not four.Mahindra hopes to win over city and campus dwellers with a $2,99...
3:14AM ( 3 hours ago )
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Business
Baseball, chicken wings, Ellen and the White House: Meet the 2016 Miss America hopefuls
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — This year, Georgia is from Oklahoma — Georgia Frazier, that is, a cancer survivor and daughter of a former New York Yankees pitcher who holds an inauspicious World Series re...
8:07PM ( 10 hours ago )
Vice President Joe Biden to appear as guest on Stephen Colbert's 'Late Show'
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden will be among Stephen Colbert's inaugural guests on "The Late Show."CBS announced Tuesday that Biden will join previously announced guests Uber CEO Travis K...
7:25PM ( 11 hours ago )
Television producer David Hill, movie producer Reginald Hudlin announced for Oscars telecast
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences says David Hill and Reginald Hudlin will produce the 88th Oscars telecast.Hill is a 25-year Fox veteran and former chairman and CEO o...
5:58PM ( 12 hours ago )
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Ferguson wins USLMS Rattlesnake Rumble at Dublin
Chris Ferguson struck early in Saturday night’s “Rattlesnake Rumple” at Dublin Motor Speedway in Dublin, N.C. and powered away to the Ultimate Super Late Model Series victory.
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China leads Asian stock markets lower after poor factory data reinforce investor nervousness
HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stocks extended a global market sell-off Wednesday as poor manufacturing data from the world's two biggest economies dampened investor sentiment.KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Comp...
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