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Thursday July 2nd, 2015 1:26AM
US probes possible collusion among airlines to keep fares up
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government is investigating possible collusion among major airlines to limit available seats, which keeps airfares high, according to a document obtained by The Associated P...
11:32PM ( 1 hour ago )
GSP: No charges in E. Hall ice cream truck accident
No charges will be filed after a little boy was struck by a vehicle passing an ice cream truck earlier this week in the East Hall area.
6:09PM ( 7 hours ago )
New Exec Director named for Good News Clinics
Good News Clinics has named Allison Borchert, RN, as new Executive Director to replace outgoing Executive Director Cheryl Christian, according to an announcement by GNC Board of Directors President Richard Bennett, DMD.
5:25PM ( 8 hours ago )
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Stone Mountain Park official: Rebel flags must fly under law
Confederate flags will continue flying at Stone Mountain Park near Atlanta because Georgia law prevents their removal, the head of a state authority that oversees the park said Wednesday.
4:41PM ( 8 hours ago )
By Associated Press
Hall County native named Ga. DOT Area Engineer
The Georgia Department of Transportation has appointed a Hall County native, Shannon Giles, as Area Engineer serving Barrow, Clarke, Jackson, Oconee and Walton counties.
4:10PM ( 9 hours ago )
By Staff
VIDEO: Hall Co. Fire Marshal offers fireworks safety tips
Wednesday marked the first day that citizens could purchase consumer, "aerial" fireworks in Georgia, and Hall County Fire officials are warning residents of the potential hazards.
2:25PM ( 11 hours ago )
As SC fire investigated, stats show church fires not unusual
GREELEYVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The Rev. John Taylor feared the worst when he learned his church was on fire, only days after a mass shooting at a black church in Charleston prompted Southern leaders to cal...
10:34PM ( 2 hours ago )
Thieves make off with semi loaded with liquor and wine
Law officers in Athens are investigating the theft of an estimated $100,000 worth of bottled liquor and wine after a semi-trailer loaded with the alcohol went missing.
1:47PM ( 11 hours ago )
DeKalb County CEO found guilty of perjury, extortion charge
A suspended DeKalb County official accused of pressuring vendors for campaign contributions has been found guilty of perjury and attempted theft by extortion.
12:59PM ( 12 hours ago )
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Local/State
NYC to review Trump contracts after controversial remarks
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City officials are reviewing the city's contracts with Donald Trump after statements the GOP presidential hopeful made about Mexican immigrants.A spokeswoman for Mayor Bill de...
12:55AM ( 31 minutes ago )
Top American diplomat in Cuba in line to head new embassy
HAVANA (AP) — From his office high above Havana, Jeffrey DeLaurentis has a sweeping view of the cerulean Florida Straits and the blood-red letters declaring Cuba's defiance of the United States."Homel...
12:17AM ( 1 hour ago )
Own goal gives Japan 2-1 win over England in World Cup semi
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — England defender Laura Bassett was inconsolable as she lay face down on the field, sobbing.Japanese players gathered at the other end of the field in celebration — and relief...
11:51PM ( 1 hour ago )
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National
Wisler, Braves end skid vs. Nats
Rookie Matt Wisler wasn't too worried about walking so many hitters in his third major league start.
8:06AM ( 6 hours from now )
AP source: Hawks reach agreement to re-sign Paul Millsap
The Atlanta Hawks have reached an agreement to re-sign Paul Millsap, a person with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press on Wednesday.
11:22PM ( 2 hours ago )
G-Braves finish off sweep of Bisons
The Gwinnett Braves continued their road domination of the Buffalo Bisons with a 6-2 win Wednesday night in the finale of their three-game series at Coca-Cola Field.
11:11PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Sports
Greece in limbo: Shuttered banks keep lifeline
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece braced for more chaos on the streets outside its mostly shuttered banks Thursday, as Athens and its creditors halted talks on resolving the country's deepening financial c...
12:02AM ( 1 hour ago )
Asian stocks gain as US data eclipses Greek risk
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks were higher on Thursday as strong U.S. payroll data overshadowed worries about Greek debt.KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 rose 1.2 percent to 20,564.59 while S...
11:55PM ( 1 hour ago )
SUVs, muscle cars help auto industry maintain momentum
DETROIT (AP) — Americans again bought vehicles that sit up high and come loaded with features like backup cameras and smartphone capabilities in June. Horsepower was also in; gas-sipping not so much.S...
5:29PM ( 7 hours ago )
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Business
Billy Joel bests Elton John, sets new record at MSG
NEW YORK (AP) — Billy Joel set a record for most performances by a single artist at Madison Square Garden with his 65th show Wednesday night, besting Elton John.The Piano Man was full of energy as he...
12:26AM ( 59 minutes ago )
Customs officials recover idol looted from Indian temple
NEW YORK (AP) — Customs officials in New York have recovered a bronze religious statue from the 11th or 12th century that they say was looted from a temple in India.The New York office of Immigration...
10:42PM ( 2 hours ago )
Robber killed in shootout with ex-anchor's husband at motel
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A cross-country road trip got derailed for a former CNN anchor and her husband after a would-be robber forced his way into their motel room and a shootout ensued.Lynne Russell...
8:37PM ( 4 hours ago )
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Entertainment
Today's Survey Question
With so many Republicans running for president, have you been able to pick out a candidate that you will support?
Yes, I know exactly who I’m voting for.
No, I still need to learn about the candidates.
No, I’m a Democrat.
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Pagenaud claims Verizon IndyCar pole for MAVTV 500
Simon Pagenaud earned his second career Indy car pole and first on an oval in leading a Team Penske sweep of the front row for the MAVTV 500 with a two-lap average speed of 218.952 mph at the 2-mile Auto Club Speedway.
By IndyCar Media
4:26AM ( 4 days ago )
US stocks open higher following gains in European markets
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks opened higher Wednesday on hopes that a deal between Greece and its creditors could be cobbled together to prevent a Greek exit from the euro. Stocks in Europe rose sharply...
10:20AM ( 15 hours ago )