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Monday July 6th, 2015 12:57AM
Lloyd hat trick leads US over Japan 5-2 for World Cup title
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Carli Lloyd lives for the big moment. She had her biggest on Sunday night — and gave the United States its record third Women's World Cup title.Lloyd scored three ti...
11:57PM ( 59 minutes ago )
Hall Co. officials: no reported injuries from fireworks
Now that the proverbial dust has settled on another Fourth of July holiday, authorities in Hall County say it was a relatively quiet one, even with the advent of new consumer fireworks.
9:34AM ( 15 hours ago )
Suwanee to hold open house to discuss downtown master plan
Suwanee officials will host an open house Thursday, July 9, to give citizens an update on the city's Downtown Master Plan.
8:31AM ( 16 hours ago )
Early voting continues in Flowery Branch, Forsyth Co.
Early voting for July 14 runoff elections continues through Friday in Flowery Branch and Forsyth County.
6:28AM ( 18 hours ago )
White County wreck hurts one, shuts down GA 115
A single-vehicle wreck around 2:30 p.m. Saturday shut down or seriously impacted traffic on Georgia Highway 115 at the White/Lumpkin County line for about an hour.
1:21AM ( 23 hours ago )
Lobby of new Brenau physical therapy school named for Ralph & Mary Cleveland
In celebration of a major gift to the Brenau University ForeverGold campaign, the lobby of Brenau's physical therapy school at the Brenau Downtown Center was dedicated Friday in memory of Ralph W. Cleveland and in honor of his wife, Mary Cleveland.
2:00PM ( 1 day ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Cruz, Huckabee go head-to-head for evangelical votes in Ga.
Two Republican presidential candidates went head-to-head for evangelical votes Sunday, telling a megachurch congregation in Georgia that God favors the United States but also issuing a warning.
10:48PM ( 2 hours ago )
Cherokee Co. firefighters rescue dog from 75-foot well
Firefighters were able to rescue a puppy from a deep well in Cherokee County by lowering a firefighter into the hole to retrieve the animal.
6:14PM ( 6 hours ago )
Hall Co. Animal Shelter's 'Adopt-a-Can' bin makes its debut
A new member of Hall County Resource Recovery's "Adopt-a-Can" program made its debut this weekend.
2:16PM ( 10 hours ago )
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Local/State
Burt Shavitz, the Burt behind Burt's Bees, dies at 80
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The reclusive beekeeper who co-founded Burt's Bees, and whose face and wild beard appeared on labels for the natural cosmetics, died on Sunday. Burt Shavitz was 80.A spokeswoman...
11:17PM ( 1 hour ago )
Greece enters uncharted territory after referendum 'no' vote
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece lurched into uncharted territory and an uncertain future in Europe's common currency Sunday after voters overwhelmingly rejected demands by international creditors for mor...
10:46PM ( 2 hours ago )
To rename or not? Institutions reconsider honors for racists
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The massacre at a predominantly black South Carolina church has institutions from Alaska to Connecticut evaluating whether they should continue enshrining the names of historica...
10:27PM ( 2 hours ago )
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National
Braves shake up bullpen after 4-0 loss to Phillies in 10
A 10th-inning meltdown set the stage for a postgame shake-up of Atlanta's bullpen...
10:43PM ( 2 hours ago )
U.S. women hope history does not repeat itself
Abby Wambach remembers the date by heart: July 17, 2011. That was the day the United States lost to Japan in the Women's World Cup title match in Germany.
6:45PM ( 6 hours ago )
Maybin stays hot, paces Braves to 2nd straight win over Phillies
Cameron Maybin had three hits, including a home run, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-5 on Saturday night in their best offensive showing in six weeks.
9:32AM ( 15 hours ago )
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Sports
No more 'roar' as famed trading pits come to an end
NEW YORK (AP) — Pete Meegan had every intention of going back to college, but then he got a summer job in the Chicago trading pits and fell in love with the "roar" of the floor, the excitement of "4,0...
12:05AM ( 51 minutes ago )
The Latest: Final tally in Greece bailout referendum counted
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest on the bailout referendum in Greece (all times local):___3:35 a.m.The final results of Greece's bailout referendum are in, with all 19,159 precincts reporting. The "No...
8:39PM ( 4 hours ago )
Flawed bailouts, political missteps brought Greece to brink
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — After two bailouts totaling 240 billion euros ($266 billion) and six years of depression, spending cuts and lost jobs, Greece teeters on the edge of collapse.How did it come...
6:32PM ( 6 hours ago )
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Business
Versace kicks off Paris couture week in style
PARIS (AP) — Actress Michelle Rodriguez and model Naomi Campbell joined celebrity attendees Sunday at the start of Paris' fall-winter 2015-16 haute couture week — that headlined with Versace. Here are...
6:16PM ( 6 hours ago )
'Terminator,' 'Magic Mike' fizzle at July 4th box office
NEW YORK (AP) — July 4th went off like a dud at the box office. Anticipated new releases "Magic Mike XXL" and "Terminator Genisys" fizzled, leaving the popular holdovers "Jurassic World" and "Inside O...
3:52PM ( 9 hours ago )
Queen Latifah, Amy Schumer headline Fourth of July festival
NEW YORK (AP) — Queen Latifah started with "The Star-Spangled Banner" and ended with a rap classic, Amy Schumer told raunchy jokes despite some children in the crowd and country singer Sara Evans was...
11:28AM ( 13 hours ago )
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Should the U.S. eavesdrop on the leaders of its allies?
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NASCAR tracks unite, ask fans not to fly Confederate flag
NASCAR's national series tracks announced Thursday that they are asking fans to refrain from displaying the Confederate flag at races following the deadly attack at a South Carolina church two weeks ago.
By Jenna Fryer-AP Auto Racing Writer
3:43PM ( 3 days ago )
Lottery ticket worth $125,000 sold in Dahlonega
A Grovetown truck driver is over the moon and “stunned” since winning thousands of dollars from a Georgia Lottery instant ticket.
By AccessWDUN staff
1:19PM ( 4 days ago )