Tuesday December 1st, 2015 11:33AM
The Latest: Obama: Republicans will uphold climate deal once they realize how important it is
LE BOURGET, France (AP) — The latest news from the U.N. climate conference in Paris, which runs through Dec. 11. All times local:3:25 p.m.President Barack Obama says he believes his successor will uph...
9:30AM ( 2 hours ago )
Georgia group wants investigation of voters' data release
The League of Women Voters of Georgia wants Gov. Nathan Deal to investigate after personal information for Georgia's 6 million voters was released to news media and political parties.
6:00AM ( 5 hours ago )
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White House offers governors info on refugees in their states after Syrian migrants uproar
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is proposing to offer governors individualized reports about refugees in their states.White House chief of staff Denis McDonough says in letters to all 50 governors t...
9:08PM ( 14 hours ago )
Hall deputies arrest Nov. 21 chase suspect
A Gainesville man wanted for allegedly sideswiping a patrol car on Highway 365 a week ago was arrested over the weekend.
3:06PM ( 20 hours ago )
Man struck by car, killed on Athens Hwy. south of Gainesville
Charges are pending in a weekend accident that killed a pedestrian on Athens Highway.
1:34PM ( 21 hours ago )
Georgia's Mark Richt not done coaching, will listen to anyone interested in giving him a job
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Mark Richt remains interested in another coaching job and said Monday he will listen "to anybody who has interest in me" as he prepares for his final game as Georgia's coach.Georgia...
1:10PM ( 22 hours ago )
Hall Co. property tax payments due today
The Hall County Tax Commissioner has issued a reminder that property tax payments are due no later than today, December 1.
9:36AM ( 1 hour ago )
Police shooting in downtown Atlanta leaves 1 man dead
Atlanta police are investigating an exchange of gunfire with officers that left one man dead.
9:18AM ( 2 hours ago )
From Homeland to hairstyles: Hillary Clinton emails offer a glimpse into her personal life
WASHINGTON (AP) — The latest release of Hillary Clinton's private emails show her, as secretary of state, dealing with the complicated politics of the Arab Spring, fending off questions about her role...
3:29AM ( 8 hours ago )
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The Latest: University of Chicago classes resume, campus reopens after threat
CHICAGO (AP) — The latest on the aftermath of the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago police officer and an online threat that prompted the University of Chicago to cancel classes for a da...
11:18AM ( 14 minutes ago )
In challenge to Senate, Obama says parts of global climate deal must be legally binding
PARIS (AP) — Parts of a global climate agreement being hammered out in Paris should be legally binding, President Barack Obama said Tuesday. His declaration was both a boost to climate negotiators see...
11:15AM ( 17 minutes ago )
New York government, politics thrown into turmoil after conviction of ex-Assembly speaker
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The conviction of former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver has shaken New York politics down to the granite foundations of the state Capitol, provoking fresh calls to overhaul a syst...
11:10AM ( 22 minutes ago )
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(VIDEO) Commerce football heading on road with confidence
Commerce football may be nicknamed the Tigers, but, for this season at least, they might as well re-name themselves the Road Warriors.
6:14PM ( 6 hours from now )
New GHSA region alignments due to be revealed Tuesday
On Tuesday schools across the state, and plenty here in northeast Georgia, will learn their region foes for the next two years, as the GHSA releases its new alignments for the 2016-17 and 2017-18 school years.
12:54PM ( 1 hour from now )
5 things: What we learned from the quarterfinal round of the high school football playoffs
Here’s a look at five things we learned from the quarterfinal round of the state playoffs...
7:00AM ( 1 day ago )
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Coach Dan Quinn looking for ways to end Falcons' freefall
Coach Dan Quinn knows the Atlanta Falcons' playoff hopes are going dim after a 5-0 start.
10:46AM ( 47 minutes ago )
Branch's Shewbert provides one more shining moment in championship season
Weeks after winning a Class AAAAA individual title, Flowery Branch High cross country standout Jake Shewbert kept up his impressive fall by finishing 15th at the Footlocker South Regional race in Charlotte, N.C.
9:21AM ( 2 hours ago )
Opinion: Firing brings more than just Richt into the spotlight
May you live in interesting times. Certainly Georgia football fans find themselves wrestling with that ancient Chinese proverb...
11:50PM ( 11 hours ago )
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GM, Toyota see gains in strong November for US auto industry; Volkswagen sales plummet
DETROIT (AP) — November used to be a slow month for U.S. car sales. Not anymore.Black Friday promotions — some of which began well before Thanksgiving — were expected to push last month's sales to nea...
11:31AM ( 1 minute ago )
US manufacturing fell in November due to declines in new orders and low oil prices
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. factory activity plummeted last month to the lowest level in more than six years, with a stronger dollar and low oil prices cutting new orders and hurting production.The Institu...
11:24AM ( 8 minutes ago )
Senate investigation: Maker of breakthrough drug for hepatitis C sought to maximize revenue
WASHINGTON (AP) — The makers of a breakthrough drug for hepatitis C put profits before patients in pricing the $1,000 pill that cures the liver-wasting disease, Senate investigators said Tuesday.A bip...
11:19AM ( 14 minutes ago )
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How to make a tin man or a lion cowardly? Ask the wizards behind 'The Wiz Live!'
NEW YORK (AP) — Peek behind the curtain at "The Wiz Live!" and you'll find there is indeed a wizard — or three.They are costumer Paul Tazewell and makeup artists Dave and Lou Elsey, who are turning ac...
9:29AM ( 2 hours ago )
U2 frontman Bono says 'nothing will stop us from going back' to Paris after deadly attacks
NEW YORK (AP) — Bono says despite the deadly attacks in Paris last month, he believes Paris will remain strong and he is hoping U2's concert there this week moves the audience.U2 was set to perform in...
9:26AM ( 2 hours ago )
With a stellar cast onboard, NBC's 'The Wiz Live!' will ease on down that yellow brick road
NEW YORK (AP) — Soon, a determined girl named Dorothy will ease on down that road in NBC's "The Wiz Live!"Hers is an odyssey that began in 1900 with the publication of L. Frank Baum's "The Wonderful W...
9:14AM ( 2 hours ago )
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Did the UGA Athletic Director make the right decision in firing head football coach Mark Richt?
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Drivers hope to make their own Snowball Derby history
For the 48th year, the eyes of the racing world now turn to Pensacola, Florida, as drivers from around the country make their annual pilgrimage to 5 Flags Speedway, as they have done the first week of December for many years.
8:00AM ( 1 day ago )