Wednesday July 27th, 2016 1:20PM
Oakwood 17-year-old arrested for series of auto break-ins
A 17-year-old suspect from Oakwood has been arrested and charged with a series of entering auto thefts in the south end of Hall County.
1:05PM ( 15 minutes ago )
Banks County patrol car strikes man sleeping in the road
A Texas man was struck by a Banks County Sheriff's Office patrol car as he slept in a Banks Crossing road overnight Tuesday.
11:35AM ( 1 hour ago )
Lula voters will get to decide whether to allow alcohol by the drink
The Lula City Council will allow city voters to decide Nov. 8 whether they want pouring of alcohol at businesses in the city.
10:28AM ( 2 hours ago )
Obama returns to convention stage to make case for Clinton
President Barack Obama is acknowledging that his hopes for a new tone in politics, embodied in the rousing Democratic convention speech he delivered 12 years ago, hasn't materialized
9:05AM ( 4 hours ago )
Cornelia police seeking financial partners for student program
With the start of school just more than a week away, Cornelia Police Department officials are seeking the public's help in outfitting a specialty vehicle.
9:01AM ( 4 hours ago )
GSP releases details of fatal Banks County crash
The Georgia State Patrol has identified the man killed in a motorcycle wreck in Banks County Tuesday night.
7:57AM ( 5 hours ago )
Judge: Reagan shooter can leave hospital to live in Virginia
A judge says the man who attempted to assassinate President Ronald Reagan will be allowed to leave a Washington mental hospital and live full-time in Virginia
12:51PM ( 28 minutes ago )
Officer says she wasn't aware Confederate flag offends some
A police officer fired for flying the Confederate battle flag at her suburban Atlanta home says she had no idea the emblem was controversial, and is appealing her termination.
9:16AM ( 4 hours ago )
3 convicted in string of jewelry store heists across South, including Dawsonville store
Three Georgia men face up to life in prison after being found guilty following a federal trial in the Florida Panhandle on conspiracy charges connected to six jewelry store robberies across the southeastern United States.
7:45AM ( 5 hours ago )
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Prosecutors drop all remaining charges in Freddie Gray case
Prosecutors dropped the remaining charges Wednesday against three Baltimore police officers awaiting trial in the death of Freddie Gray, bringing an end to the case without a conviction
12:59PM ( 20 minutes ago )
Smaller protests, no marches on convention's Day 3
Small protests are popping up around downtown Philadelphia but no marches are planned, making for quieter streets on Day 3 of the Democratic convention
12:57PM ( 22 minutes ago )
Latest: Bulldozer operator killed in Big Sur fire
A bulldozer operator fighting the massive wildfire outside of Big Sur was killed overnight working the blaze that has now spread to more than 36 square miles
12:22PM ( 57 minutes ago )
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GHS will have two grads in US Amateur after Ralston makes field
Recent Gainesville High golf standout Spencer Ralston made it two Red Elephants in the 2016 United States Amateur on Tuesday.
4:32PM ( 3 hours from now )
Rodney Childers suspended 1 race by NASCAR for loose lug nut
NASCAR has suspended the crew chief for Kevin Harvick for an improperly installed lug nut at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
11:23AM ( 1 hour ago )
Braves beat Twins 2-0 in majors-worst matchup
Lucas Harrell pitched six innings, Adonis Garcia homered and the Atlanta Braves beat the Minnesota Twins 2-0 on Tuesday night in a matchup of the worst teams in the majors.
11:00PM ( 14 hours ago )
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Turkey, once touted as regional model, is mired in tension
Turkey was riding high in 2010, casting its brand of Islamic piety, Western-style democracy and economic growth as a regional model amid popular upheavals in the Mideast and North Africa
1:04PM ( 15 minutes ago )
Comcast profit slips due to fewer box-office hits
Comcast's 2Q profit slips due to fewer movie hits at the multiplex
11:58AM ( 1 hour ago )
Boeing reports first quarterly loss in nearly 7 years
Boeing, absorbing billions in write-downs related to two of its newest commercial jets and a military fuel tanker, reported its first quarterly loss in nearly seven years
11:47AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Bill O'Reilly: Slaves that built White House were 'well-fed'
Bill O'Reilly says the slaves who helped build the White House "were well-fed and had decent lodgings provided by the government."
12:48PM ( 31 minutes ago )
Attorneys eye what led to charge against Motley Crue's Neil
Attorneys for Motley Crue frontman Vince Neil say they're investigating what led to a misdemeanor battery charge accusing Neil of grabbing a woman's hair and pulling her to the ground outside a Las Vegas Strip resort in April
12:42PM ( 38 minutes ago )
Fergie, Black Eyed Peas headline separate DNC concerts
Fergie and the Black Eyed Peas haven't played together in five years, but they will be playing separate concerts in Philadelphia during the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday
12:05PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Of teachers you know well, how much would you say, on average, they spend on material for their students each year out of their own pockets?
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Hamilton wins Hungarian GP to take overall lead from Rosberg
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton won the Hungarian Grand Prix for a record fifth time on Sunday to take the championship lead from teammate Nico Rosberg, who finished second
11:59AM ( 3 days ago )