Wednesday August 24th, 2016 10:41PM
Isakson commits to 1 debate in Georgia US Senate race
Johnny Isakson's campaign says he will participate in one debate while bidding for a third term, likely the only time Georgia's three U.S. Senate candidates will face off before November's election.
10:16PM ( 25 minutes ago )
By The Associated Press
The Latest: Authorities say quake death toll at 159
Among the victims of an earthquake in Italy was an 18-month-old girl whose mother survived the deadly earthquake of 2009 in nearby L'Aquila
7:43PM ( 2 hours ago )
PHOTO GALLERY: Move-in day brings nervous excitement to Brenau students
Over 400 residential students, 100 freshmen, move in to their campus housing at Brenau University on Wednesday.
7:06PM ( 3 hours ago )
Italy earthquake kills at least 120, reduces towns to rubble
Rescue crews using bulldozers and their bare hands raced to dig out survivors from a strong earthquake that reduced three central Italian towns to rubble early Wednesday
5:32PM ( 5 hours ago )
Doug Collins joins opposition to GHMPO merger with Atlanta Regional Commission
Congressman Doug Collins of Gainesville has joined the chorus of opposition to a rule that would force the Gainesville-Hall Metropolitan Planning Organization (GHMPO) to merge into the Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC).
2:16PM ( 8 hours ago )
Suwanee holds millage rate steady; greenway project comes in under budget
Suwanee city council voted Tuesday night to hold its millage rate steady at 4.93 mills, the same rate it has been since 2012, and the rate city leaders used in the fiscal year 2017 budget.
12:21PM ( 10 hours ago )
Georgia man who threw boiled water on gay men gets 40 years
A jury has convicted a Georgia man accused of pouring boiled water on a gay couple as they slept
5:11PM ( 5 hours ago )
Georgia's Perdue among those calling for special prosecutor to investigate Hillary Clinton
Add the voice of U.S. Senator David Perdue of Georgia to those Republicans calling for a special prosecutor to investigate Democratic Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton.
1:08PM ( 9 hours ago )
US home sales fell in July amid inventory shortage
US sales of existing homes down 3.2 percent in July amid fewer listings, higher prices
11:49AM ( 10 hours ago )
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Yellowstone tourists face detour for fire but landmarks open
Some tourists heading to Yellowstone National Park during the busy summer season are facing an hourlong detour Wednesday as a wildfire in neighboring Grand Teton National Park kept a highway closed
10:30PM ( 10 minutes ago )
Trump, aiming to widen support, makes pitch to Hispanics
Donald Trump pledged to aid Hispanic voters in the crucial swing state of Florida on Wednesday, promising to brighten their economic horizons in his latest outreach to communities of color
10:24PM ( 16 minutes ago )
North Korea's Kim praises submarine launch test as a success
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says his country has achieved the "success of all successes" in launching a missile from a submarine, saying it effectively gave the country a nuclear attack capability and put the U.S. mainland within striking distance
10:24PM ( 16 minutes ago )
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Smart still considering No. 18 Georgia's 3 contenders at QB
There has been no change in Georgia's three-man competition at quarterback...
9:04AM ( 10 hours from now )
Softball: Chestatee sweeps DH from Rabun Co.
The Chestatee girls softball team remained unbeaten after sweeping a doubleheader from Rabun County Wednesday at Talon Field.
6:12AM ( 7 hours from now )
Piedmont men's cross country atop USA South preseason poll
The defending USA South conference champions, the Piedmont College men's cross country team, were selected to finish atop the league standings again in the preseason coaches poll released Wednesday.
9:00PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Many donors to Clinton Foundation met with her at State
More than half of the people outside the government who met with Hillary Clinton while she was secretary of State donated personally or through corporations and other entities to the Clinton Foundation
10:10PM ( 30 minutes ago )
The Latest: Clinton calls AP report on donors 'absurd'
Hillary Clinton is defending her family's charitable foundation and calling an Associated Press report about meetings involving donors "absurd," and "a lot of smoke, no fire."
9:59PM ( 41 minutes ago )
Federal judge puts Starbucks lawsuit on ice in California
A federal judge has thrown cold water on a lawsuit that claimed Starbucks was defrauding customers by adding ice to its cold beverages
9:49PM ( 51 minutes ago )
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Paisley Park, home of Prince, opens for public tours Oct. 6
Paisley Park, the private estate and production complex of the late rock superstar Prince, will open for public tours starting Oct. 6
10:12PM ( 28 minutes ago )
Katie Ledecky throws out first pitch as Nats host Orioles
Swimmer Katie Ledecky threw out the ceremonial first pitch Wednesday night before the Washington Nationals hosted the Baltimore Orioles
9:07PM ( 1 hour ago )
'SNL' star Leslie Jones' personal site offline after hacking
Leslie Jones' personal website has been taken offline after it appeared hackers posted her driver's license and passport and explicit photos of the actress-comedienne
6:28PM ( 4 hours ago )
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Today's Survey Question
Do you expect any change to the Affordable Care Act when a new U.S. President takes office?
I'm not sure, it depends on who is elected.
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Jimmie Johnson enthused at William Byron signing
Hendrick Motorsports team owner Rick Hendrick pulled off a major coup earlier this week with the signing of NASCAR Camping World Truck Series rookie William Byron, who is at the top of the standings...
By Reid Spencer-NASCAR Wire Service
7:32AM ( 4 days ago )
Former Pres. Carter: presidential choices "quite unpopular"
The Latest on comments made by former President Jimmy Carter at a Habitat for Humanity construction project in Memphis.
9:37PM ( 2 days ago )