Saturday October 22nd, 2016 1:24AM
Week 9: One region title clinched, others lined up on huge night
One area team claimed a region crown, another wrapped at least one hand around a title and plenty more took steps toward the postseason in a momentous night of action for high school football in Week 9...
8:33AM ( 7 hours from now )
No regrets, Trump vows; Clinton pursues his supporters
Hillary Clinton ramped up her pressure on Donald Trump in the election's most competitive states Friday with an emotional TV ad targeting his criticism of a Muslim-American family
8:59PM ( 4 hours ago )
Fire heavily damages White County home
A White County home was heavily damage by fire about 2 p.m. Friday.
7:19PM ( 6 hours ago )
As son was dying in hot car, Georgia man sent teen sex texts
A Georgia man swapped sexual text messages with a teenage girl while his toddler son sat forgotten and dying in the back seat of the father's sweltering SUV, his young texting partner testified in court Friday
5:31PM ( 7 hours ago )
Man flown to hospital following Thursday wreck in Lumpkin County
​A Dahlonega man was flown to a hospital following a two-vehicle crash in Lumpkin County Thursday afternoon.
1:58PM ( 11 hours ago )
The Latest: Clinton appears to show strength in early voting
Hillary Clinton appears to be displaying strength in the crucial battleground states of North Carolina and Florida among voters casting ballots before Election Day
12:08PM ( 13 hours ago )
Mayor: Police officer shot in Columbus; vest stops bullet
Authorities say a police officer has been shot in the west Georgia city of Columbus, but is expected to recover
5:29PM ( 7 hours ago )
Georgia man sent teen sex texts as son was dying in hot car
Trial evidence shows a Georgia man swapped sexual text messages with a teenage girl while his son was dying in the back of a hot SUV
1:17PM ( 12 hours ago )
US internet disrupted as key firm gets hit by cyberattack
There have been reports of internet disruption across the East Coast of the United States after a key firm was hit by a cyberattack
10:03AM ( 15 hours ago )
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No discipline for Minneapolis cops in Jamar Clark slaying
Minneapolis' police chief says two officers followed proper procedure in a confrontation that led to the fatal shooting of a black man in November and won't face discipline
1:04AM ( 19 minutes ago )
Venezuela braces for turbulence after recall is stalled
Venezuela is bracing for turbulence after the socialist government blocked a presidential recall referendum
12:01AM ( 1 hour ago )
McMullin calls for 'new conservative movement'
Independent presidential candidate Evan McMullin told several hundred people at a Friday night rally in a Salt Lake City suburb that a vote for him could kick-start a new conservative movement
11:52PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Rabun County takes control in 8-AA with win over Elbert County
Whether Rabun County was trying to make a statement or not, the power brokers in Class AA certainly won’t be able to ignore the fifth-ranked Wildcats dominating 42-10 win over ninth-ranked Elbert County Friday night at the historic Granite Bowl...
8:29AM ( 7 hours from now )
Stephens County battles past Oconee County to set up tilt at Jefferson
Thanks to yet another gutty effort on Friday, the Indians will have a chance to have their say in the Region 8-AAAA race next week.
8:27AM ( 7 hours from now )
Gainesville responds again, fends off Winder-Barrow
Nothing has come easy for the Gainesville football team this season -- but the Red Elephants have shown more than their share of fight...
8:26AM ( 7 hours from now )
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Overloaded train derails in Cameroon, killing at least 53
Cameroon's government spokesman says an overloaded train has derailed along the route that links Cameroon's two major cities, killing at least 53 people and injuring more than 300
9:20PM ( 4 hours ago )
UN expert urges next UN chief to focus on ending tax havens
A U.N. human rights expert is urging the next U.N. secretary-general to make the elimination of tax havens a priority to ensure that corporations, billionaires and "kleptocrats" pay their fair share of taxes
8:42PM ( 4 hours ago )
The Latest: Trump to lay out closing arguments in Gettysburg
Donald Trump's campaign says he will begin to lay out his closing arguments in a major speech Saturday in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
8:26PM ( 4 hours ago )
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Wonder Woman named a special UN ambassador, despite protests
The United Nations celebrated Wonder Woman's 75th birthday by naming the comic character as an ambassador for the empowerment of women, despite frustration from both inside and outside the world organization that the spot should go to a real woman
10:43PM ( 2 hours ago )
Obama nixes twerking at final White House musical event
President Barack Obama says he's feeling a "little bit of bittersweetness" as he hosts his final musical night at the White House
9:14PM ( 4 hours ago )
Obama hosts final White House musical event with BET
President Barack Obama says he's feeling a "little bit of bittersweetness" as he hosts his final musical night at the White House
8:30PM ( 4 hours ago )
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Do you like candy corn or those little pumpkins that taste like candy corn?
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Armbruster takes Legends road course win at AMS
Legends and Bandolero drivers returned to the infield road course at Atlanta Motor Speedway Saturday afternoon for the first of two straight days of both and left- and right-hand turns as the 2016 Road Course Championships got underway.
By Dustin Bixby
2:00PM ( 3 days ago )
Experts gives temperature measures in hot car death case
A heat expert testified that temperatures peaked around 125 degrees inside the SUV where 22-month-old Cooper Harris died after being left there all day in June 2014.
By The Associated Press
8:35PM ( 2 days ago )