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Tuesday August 4th, 2015 1:58PM
Alabama man dies following crash at Road Atlanta
Hall County authorities said an Alabama man died at an area hospital following a high-speed crash at the Road Atlanta race facility Sunday afternoon.
1:40PM ( 18 minutes ago )
WalletHub: Ga students among worst for student loan debt
A new study puts Georgia college students among the worst in the country when it comes to the amount of student loan debt they've accrued.
1:06PM ( 52 minutes ago )
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Tenn. officials change policy on ropes courses following death of Cumming man
Following the death of a man from Forsyth County, Georgia, Tennessee officials say companies that design or build ropes courses will no longer be allowed to conduct inspections to verify their safety.
12:34PM ( 1 hour ago )
VIDEO: Man on the Street: What do falling gas prices mean for you?
For this week's Man on the Street feature, WDUN's Russell Brown asked North Georgia residents how declining gas prices impact their financial decisions.
12:33PM ( 1 hour ago )
Gainesville School Board begins work on SPLOST V wish list
Gainesville City School Board members started the discussion Monday night on which projects would be on their wish list for an upcoming education SPLOST referendum.
11:10AM ( 2 hours ago )
Feds close gang-related case against 2 Gainesville men, 20 others
The U.S. Justice Department has closed the books on a gang-related case against two Gainesville men and 20 other people, dating back to the start of a federal investigation eight years ago.
10:47AM ( 3 hours ago )
More fights ahead on Planned Parenthood after Senate vote
WASHINGTON (AP) — After the Senate's derailing of Republican legislation halting federal dollars for Planned Parenthood, one thing seems clear: Many on both sides think they can ring up gains from the...
1:17PM ( 40 minutes ago )
VIDEO: Gainesville Kindergarten teachers prepare for a new school year
Classes begin at Gainesville city schools on Wednesday. Prior to the first day, we spoke to a few of the city's Kindergarten teachers about the new year.
10:28AM ( 3 hours ago )
Jackson Co. 4-H member receives state 4-H award
A Jackson County 4-H member recently received 4-H's Georgia Innovator of the Year Award.
10:05AM ( 3 hours ago )
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Local/State
Prosecutors launch last push for theater shooter's execution
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The prosecutor of James Holmes told jurors Tuesday that once they hear from at least 12 more people this week — relatives of each of his murder victims — they will decide that...
1:25PM ( 32 minutes ago )
The Latest: Testimony: Theater shooting takes 'fun mom'
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local):11:15 a.m.The ex-husband of a former Air Force linguist killed in the Colorado thea...
1:17PM ( 41 minutes ago )
Officials probing New Hampshire tent collapse that killed 2
LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's fire marshal said Tuesday it's not clear why a circus operator proceeded with a show minutes after the National Weather Service put out a severe storm warning. W...
1:10PM ( 47 minutes ago )
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National
Softball: Area teams try to build on resurgent 2014 season
After several down years as a whole, girls softball began a resurgence in 2014 that saw 12 teams advance to the state playoffs and two -- Buford and Dawson County -- advance to the Elite 8 in Columbus.
11:23PM ( 9 hours from now )
Falcons' Julio Jones hoping for new contract before season
After losing a few pounds in the offseason, Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones believes he is stronger and more explosive...
10:04AM ( 3 hours ago )
Braves keep rallying, Garcia HR in 12th beats Giants 9-8
Adonis Garcia hit a two-run homer in the 12th inning off Ryan Vogelsong and the Atlanta Braves completed their final comeback of the game, beating the San Francisco Giants 9-8 Monday night.
11:39PM ( 14 hours ago )
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Sports
US stocks waver between gains and losses; Allstate slumps
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks moved between small gains and losses on Tuesday as investors assessed company earnings reports and deal news.KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor's 500 index dropped one poin...
1:42PM ( 15 minutes ago )
Aetna turns in better-than-expected 2Q, hikes forecast again
Aetna's second-quarter earnings jumped 33 percent and the health insurer raised its 2015 forecast again after receiving a boost from a government business it plans to feed with a roughly $35 billion a...
1:07PM ( 50 minutes ago )
CVS earnings rise despite no tobacco fix
Pricey specialty drugs helped CVS Health cope with tobacco withdrawal and top analyst expectations in the second quarter.But the nation's second-largest drugstore chain also narrowed its full-year ear...
11:59AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Business
Willis, Stewart, Lively among cast for Allen's next film
NEW YORK (AP) — Bruce Willis, Kristen Stewart and Blake Lively are among the stars of Woody Allen's next film.Allen announced the cast for his latest film Tuesday. The not-yet-titled movie will begin...
1:28PM ( 29 minutes ago )
Invite young people into the Cecil conversation with books
NEW YORK (AP) — The death of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe at the hands of an American bow hunter continues to generate outrage around the world, but bringing kids into the conversation may require some...
1:05PM ( 52 minutes ago )
'Transparent' star says transgender Maura would envy Caitlyn
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Here's a roundup of news Monday from the Television Critics Association summer meeting, at which TV networks and streaming services are presenting details on upcoming prog...
12:58PM ( 59 minutes ago )
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Hometown Hero Rahal wins Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio
Graham Rahal’s surge in the second half of the Verizon IndyCar Series season continued with an emphatic victory in the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio.
By IndyCar Media
10:25PM ( 1 day ago )
Structural issues delay Clarkesville downtown redevelopment
Clarkesville leaders learned Monday night the downtown redevelopment planned for the east side of the Clarkesville Square will be delayed due to structural issues.
11:05PM ( 14 hours ago )