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Tuesday April 28th, 2015 12:06PM
Suwanee motorcycle operator killed in crash
A Suwanee man was killed in a traffic accident on McGinnis Ferry Road Monday afternoon, according to Gwinnett County police.
11:01AM ( 1 hour ago )
Man accused in toddler death denied bond
A 19-year-old Gainesville man has been denied bond after he ran over and killed his 2-year-old nephew Sunday afternoon in east Hall County.
10:43AM ( 1 hour ago )
Gwinnett PD: Malnourished Doberman weighed only 33 pounds
Police have arrested a Gwinnett County man after they say he starved and abused his dog.
8:29AM ( 3 hours ago )
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2 qualify for Flowery Branch council posts so far
On the first day of qualifying for two open Flowery Branch city council posts, two men signed up to run for the Post 1 job; so far, no one has qualified to run for Post 5.
5:31AM ( 6 hours ago )
Riots in Baltimore over man's death in police custody
BALTIMORE (AP) — Rioters plunged part of Baltimore into chaos Monday, torching a pharmacy, setting police cars ablaze and throwing bricks at officers hours after thousands mourned the man who died fro...
1:07AM ( 10 hours ago )
Hall Co. municipalities briefed on Ga. legislative session
The various municipalities in Hall County (Braselton, Buford, Clermont, Flowery Branch, Gainesville, Lula, and Oakwood) got their briefing on how various pieces of legislation passed in the Georgia General Assembly in 2015 will affect them.
7:47PM ( 16 hours ago )
Supreme Court hears historic same-sex marriage arguments
WASHINGTON (AP) — Pivotal Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy asked skeptical questions of both sides Tuesday as the high court heard historic arguments over the right of gay and lesbian couples to...
11:46AM ( 19 minutes ago )
RAW VIDEO: Mother confronts her son, a Baltimore protester
Baltimore TV station WMAR reports that a mother saw her son on television taking part in protests and went to confront him, slapping him.
10:50AM ( 1 hour ago )
Ga. hospital agrees to $20 million false billing settlement
Federal prosecutors say a central Georgia hospital system has agreed to a multimillion dollar settlement to resolve allegations of fraudulent Medicare billing.
5:29AM ( 6 hours ago )
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Local/State
Latest on police-custody death: Rumors close suburban mall
11:40 a.m.Police say a mall in suburban Baltimore has closed after rumors spread on social media about plans for trouble there and at other locations.County police spokesman Cpl. John Wachter says Sec...
11:41AM ( 24 minutes ago )
November trial date set for indicted ex-NY Assembly speaker
NEW YORK (AP) — A November trial date was set Tuesday for the corruption case against former New York state Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, who after pleading not guilty insisted that he will vindica...
11:38AM ( 27 minutes ago )
Genetic testing moves into world of employee health
Your employer may one day help determine if your genes are why your jeans have become too snug.Big companies are considering blending genetic testing with coaching on nutrition and exercise to help wo...
11:33AM ( 32 minutes ago )
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National
Girls tennis: Branch slams Villa Rica to reach quarters for first time in 4 years
Flowery Branch girls tennis coach Ginger Jackson imparted a simple philosophy to her Lady Falcons at the start of the state playoffs.
11:38AM ( 28 minutes ago )
David Ragan named to drive MWR No. 55 Toyota
David Ragan has been announced as the driver of the Michael Waltrip Racing No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine for the remainder of the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup season, beginning May 9 at Kansas Speedway.
10:10AM ( 1 hour ago )
Girls tennis: North Hall edges out Chamblee for state quarterfinal spot
The North Hall girls tennis team battled through two-and-a-half hours of a grueling second round state playoff match on Monday in Atlanta.
11:35PM ( 12 hours ago )
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Sports
Stocks move mostly higher; Health care rebounds
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are moving mostly higher as the health care sector rebounds from a slump the day before.Drugmaker Merck jumped 5 percent in midday trading Tuesday, the most in the Dow Jones ind...
11:59AM ( 6 minutes ago )
Safety agency seeks ideas on getting more recall fixes done
WASHINGTON (AP) — Frustrated that cars recalled for serious safety defects aren't getting fixed quickly enough, the nation's auto safety chief is hosting a gathering of automakers ay to search for sol...
11:58AM ( 7 minutes ago )
UPS 1Q profit up 14 percent to more than $1 billion
DALLAS (AP) — UPS boosted first-quarter earnings by 14 percent as things like charging more for bulky but lightweight boxes helped increase U.S. revenue.The domestic growth offset international revenu...
11:44AM ( 21 minutes ago )
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Business
Lifetime planning behind-the-scenes 'Full House' TV film
NEW YORK (AP) — Lifetime says it's joining in the 'Full House' revival with a behind-the-scenes movie of the long-running family sitcom.With the working title, "The Unauthorized Full House Story," the...
12:02PM ( 3 minutes ago )
Daredevil to walk on moving, 400-foot-high Ferris wheel
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — In the days leading up to one of his craziest stunts ever, tightrope walker Nik Wallenda has done the following: drop his kid off at school. Paint windowsills. Mow the lawn."It's...
11:33AM ( 32 minutes ago )
Blur leave Britpop behind with 'The Magic Whip'
Blur, "The Magic Whip" (Warner Bros)Blur were Britpop flag-bearers of the 1990s, waging a media-driven battle with Oasis for the musical soul of Cool Britannia.Since that distant era, the band's membe...
11:22AM ( 43 minutes ago )
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Massey paces Saturday Top Fuel qualifying at Houston
Spencer Massey (Top Fuel), Jack Beckman (Funny Car) and Jason Line (Pro Stock) scored top qualifier honors in Saturday’s final qualifying sessions for Sunday’s 28th annual NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Spring Nationals at Royal Purple Raceway in Baytown, Texas.
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9:16PM ( 2 days ago )
Thieves cause $20k worth of damage to North Hall store
Hall County authorities think a burglar caused about $20,000 worth of damage at a store on Cleveland Highway Friday morning.
3:56PM ( 3 days ago )
FBHS senior receives JEMC scholarship
Jackson EMC recently awarded Allison Walls, Flowery Branch High School senior, with a 2015 Walter Harrison Scholarship, named in honor of a rural electrification pioneer.
By AccessWDUN Staff
10:49AM ( 4 days ago )