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Monday August 3rd, 2015 11:26PM
GOP hopefuls take on illegal immigration in debate preview
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Republican Party's presidential class demanded aggressive steps to curb illegal immigration, seizing on a delicate political issue while facing off in New Hampshire on Mond...
11:05PM ( 20 minutes 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 ( 21 minutes ago )
Report: US-led strikes in Iraq, Syria killed 459 civilians
BAGHDAD (AP) — U.S.-led airstrikes targeting the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria have likely killed at least 459 civilians over the past year, a report by an independent monitoring group said Mo...
9:09PM ( 2 hours ago )
Helen officials hash out city park changes
Discussions are continuing about the future of Helen Riverside Park.
7:57PM ( 3 hours ago )
Delta says it's banning shipment of hunting 'trophies'
Delta Air Lines had a major change of heart about shipping hunting trophies, announcing Monday afternoon that it would no longer accept lion, leopard, elephant, rhinoceros and buffalo trophies.
6:34PM ( 4 hours ago )
Former President Jimmy Carter undergoes liver operation
ATLANTA (AP) — Former President Jimmy Carter is expected to make a full recovery after having an operation Monday to remove a small mass in his liver, according to a spokeswoman.Carter Center spokeswo...
5:11PM ( 6 hours ago )
The Latest: Authorities looking at retaliation as a motive
CANTON, Miss. (AP) — The latest on a fatal shooting outside a Mississippi courthouse (all times local):7:15 p.m.Madison County District Attorney Michael Guest says authorities are investigating whethe...
8:20PM ( 3 hours ago )
Bobbi Kristina Brown buried next to her mother
Family and friends gathered at a cemetery Monday to pay their final respects to Bobbi Kristina Brown as she was buried next to her mother, singer Whitney Houston.
6:30PM ( 4 hours ago )
Police make arrest in killing of man in Hyatt Place hotel
Police say they've arrested a suspect on a murder charge after a deadly shooting at a Hyatt Place hotel near Atlanta.
5:19PM ( 6 hours ago )
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Local/State
Report: 2 dead, 22 hurt in New Hampshire tent collapse
LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) — Officials say a young man and a girl were killed and at least 22 people were injured when a severe storm blew down a circus tent in northern New Hampshire.State Fire Marshal Wil...
11:11PM ( 14 minutes ago )
Cooler weather helps crews battling California wildfire
LOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters were working aggressively to regain control after a raging Northern California fire jumped a highway that had served as a containment line for the massive blaze...
10:58PM ( 27 minutes ago )
The Latest: Calif. wildfire grows after jumping containment
LOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — The latest on wildfires burning in California:7:13 p.m.Firefighters are trying to stand their ground after a massive blaze jumped Highway 20, which had served as a containmen...
10:49PM ( 36 minutes ago )
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National
SEC spares no expense in hiring 14 new coordinators
Alabama coach Nick Saban and his staff always devote some offseason time to studying new offensive and defensive coordinators, just perhaps not quite this much.
9:27PM ( 1 hour ago )
Matt Ryan feeling as young as ever in new scheme
Now in his eighth training camp with the Atlanta Falcons, Matt Ryan says he has never felt better physically before the start of the season.
12:04PM ( 11 hours ago )
Peterson, Teheran lead Braves past Phillies 6-2
Jace Peterson had three hits, including a three-run home run, and Julio Teheran pitched seven strong innings to lead Atlanta to a 6-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.
9:59AM ( 13 hours ago )
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Sports
Oil prices slide as worries about global supply glut mount
The slump in oil prices deepened Monday, pulling down the price of U.S. crude to the lowest level in more than four months.The move came as traders braced for softer demand amid an increase in the num...
7:47PM ( 3 hours ago )
Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, states
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power plant emissions with a federal plan that — if successful — would attempt to slow global warming by dramatically shifting t...
7:23PM ( 4 hours ago )
Your mutual fund may have Greek stocks, but just a smidgen
NEW YORK (AP) — Yes, your mutual fund may own some Greek stocks. No, most likely not a lot.Athens burst back into the spotlight Monday after its main stock index plunged 16 percent. The spasm of selli...
5:13PM ( 6 hours ago )
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Business
Amazon drama 'Hand of God' is actors' delight, stars say
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Ron Perlman is reveling in his role in Amazon's "The Hand of God" and the expanding TV world."This is the most exciting period I've ever seen in television and it's probab...
10:27PM ( 58 minutes ago )
'Transparent' star says transgender Maura would envy Caitlyn
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Jeffrey Tambor says Maura Pfefferman, his transgender character in "Transparent," would be envious of the attention Caitlyn Jenner's getting."You bet," Tambor told a TV cr...
10:19PM ( 1 hour ago )
Amazon drama imagines a conquered America
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Rufus Sewell said his first reaction to playing a post-World War II Nazi in the new Amazon drama "The Man in the High Castle" was reluctance.In the pilot script, "you didn...
10:18PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Kyle Busch wins Pocono Truck race in third overtime
As Kyle Busch sat sidelined with a broken right leg and left foot from February until May, the prevailing question was “When will he win again?” Now it’s “Will he ever lose?”
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4:38PM ( 2 days ago )
Army Corps: Savannah harbor expansion taking big steps ahead
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — The federal agency overseeing the $706 million deepening of the shipping channel to the Port of Savannah says it now expects dredging to start three months sooner than expected.Th...
5:39PM ( 3 days ago )