Wednesday November 25th, 2015 3:21AM
Ribbon-cutting held for Appalachian Parkway in Cleveland
An official grand opening and road-naming ceremony was held Tuesday afternoon for the State Route 11/US 129 North Appalachian Parkway in Cleveland, previously known as the Cleveland Bypass.
9:45PM ( 5 hours ago )
By Dean Dyer
Non-life-threatening injuries reported in small plane crash
Gwinnett County police and fire officials say two people received non-life-threatening injuries after a small plane went down in the backyard of a private home.
4:38PM ( 10 hours ago )
Who's open for Thanksgiving and Black Friday shopping
More and more businesses are opening their doors on Thanksgiving instead of Black Friday. Here are the hours for some popular North Georgia shopping centers.
4:00PM ( 11 hours ago )
Man booked on charges in fatal Forsyth County wreck
One of two drivers involved in a fatal traffic accident just off of Georgia 400 in Forsyth County a week ago faced charges in the case Tuesday.
2:25PM ( 12 hours ago )
Stormwater program and fees await Gainesville City Council vote
The Gainesville City Council plans to vote next week on the creation of a Stormwater Management Program and implementation of fees to fund it.
2:07PM ( 13 hours ago )
Ga. gas prices dip below $2 a gallon
Just as Georgia motorists are about to load up the car for this week's Thanksgiving trip comes the news that the average gasoline price in the state has ticked below the $2 a gallon mark.
10:30AM ( 16 hours ago )
Clinton says use of term 'illegal immigrants' was a 'poor choice of words' she won't repeat
DENVER (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton said on Tuesday her use of the term "illegal immigrants" was a "poor choice of words" and she pledged not to use it anymore, responding to criticism from immigrati...
8:13PM ( 7 hours ago )
Canada to take 10,000 Syrian refugees by year end and another 15,000 by the end of February
TORONTO (AP) — Canada to take 10,000 Syrian refugees by year end and another 15,000 by the end of February.
4:12PM ( 11 hours ago )
NGHS receives 'A' rating from Standard and Poor's
For the first time in its history, Northeast Georgia Health System has received an “A” credit rating from Standard and Poor’s.
3:57PM ( 11 hours ago )
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The Latest: Small group of protesters march near downtown, confront police in Chicago
CHICAGO (AP) — The latest on the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago police officer (all times local):12:45 a.m.A small crowd of protesters is snaking through streets near Chicago's downto...
2:27AM ( 52 minutes ago )
Thanksgiving travel begins with gas prices low, terrorism fears high
LOS ANGELES (AP) — An expanded version of America's annual Thanksgiving travel saga has begun with gas prices low and terrorism fears high.An estimated 46.9 million Americans are expected to take a ca...
2:02AM ( 1 hour ago )
Utility plans to deploy mist to cover up sickening stench from big monthlong natural gas leak
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A utility trying to stop a monthlong leak at a massive natural gas storage facility near a Los Angeles neighborhood said it planned to use a mist to mask the sickening stench as wor...
2:01AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Wolves proving early skeptics wrong
It’s hard to imagine a Buford team having to play with a chip on its shoulder. But if ever there has been a collective group of Wolves that felt the need, the 2015 squad is it.
5:14PM ( 13 hours from now )
(VIDEO) Dawson County seniors leading, enjoying Tigers' march through history
At the start of the season, Dawson County football players knew their team had plenty of potential -- but this has them pinching themselves a little bit.
9:39PM ( 5 hours ago )
Five games, five state title hopes go on the line Friday
Three area football teams are playing for history, while two more are looking to reclaim their spots in the state semifinals on Friday, as the quarterfinal round of the GHSA playoffs gets underway.
9:30PM ( 5 hours ago )
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Marshall brothers add turkey to Georgia-Ga Tech rivalry
The Georgia-Georgia Tech rivalry this year will feature a Thanksgiving feast that brings opposing players to the same dinner table.
10:52AM ( 7 hours from now )
Boys basketball: Discovery knocks off White County for Turkey Shootout title
Discovery won the boys Turkey Shootout Tournament at Chestatee High Tuesday with a 71-61 victory over White County in the finals.
12:16AM ( 3 hours ago )
Boys basketball: Lions take out Vikings for Piedmont Classic crown
The Lakeview Academy boys basketball team knocked off East Hall 87-69 on Tuesday to claim the Piedmont College Hardwood Classic title in Demorest.
12:07AM ( 3 hours ago )
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Judge to hear arguments over gambling in New York attorney general's daily fantasy sports case
NEW YORK (AP) — A judge is expected to hear different interpretations of gambling laws at a hearing on how the country's two biggest daily fantasy sports companies operate in New York.State Supreme Co...
2:53AM ( 26 minutes ago )
Vanishing Chinese executives a vexatious mystery for Hong Kong stock market investors
HONG KONG (AP) — The chairman of one of China's biggest securities companies goes missing. The head of another firm resurfaces after months incommunicado. An executive at a film studio is detained for...
2:45AM ( 34 minutes ago )
Asian shares mostly lower as investors watch strife in Middle East
TOKYO (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly lower Wednesday as investors kept a wary eye on developments in the Middle East after Turkey shot down a Russian warplane.KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225...
2:31AM ( 48 minutes ago )
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Boston Marathon bombing survivors brace for movies, documentaries about deadly attack
BOSTON (AP) — Less than three years after bombs killed three people and wounded more than 260 others at the Boston Marathon, two movies, a play and an HBO documentary are in the works, causing decided...
12:58AM ( 2 hours ago )
Rosie O'Donnell goes from 'Empire' fan to guest star on Wednesday's episode of Fox drama
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rosie O'Donnell was delighted when "Empire" creator Lee Daniels invited her to guest star on the Fox drama, then got a case of nerves."I'd watched the performances, and I'm stunned...
8:28PM ( 6 hours ago )
Court: Sherri Shepherd can't get out of surrogacy contract, is legally responsible for boy
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Television personality and actress Sherri Shepherd has been found legally responsible for a child born to a surrogate she and her ex-husband hired before they divorced, a Pennsylva...
7:56PM ( 7 hours ago )
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Rain postpones NeSmith DLMS season finale at Ocala
A heavy afternoon rain shower postponed Saturday night’s $10,000-to-win 100-lap Chevrolet Performance World Championship Race for the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series on Saturday at Bubba Raceway Park in Ocala, Fla.
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8:00AM ( 19 hours ago )
Ribbon-cutting held for Appalachian Parkway in Cleveland
An official grand opening and road-naming ceremony was held Tuesday afternoon for the State Route 11/US 129 North Appalachian Parkway in Cleveland, previously known as the Cleveland Bypass.
By Dean Dyer
9:45PM ( 5 hours ago )