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Tuesday August 4th, 2015 7:53PM
Debate field is set: Trump, Bush in; Santorum, Fiorina out
CLEVELAND (AP) — Billionaire businessman Donald Trump will be front and center in the Republican Party's leadoff presidential debate, scoring the top spot in Thursday's prime-time faceoff where he'll...
7:27PM ( 25 minutes ago )
Flowery Branch woman arrested for Oakwood phone scam
A Flowery Branch woman has been arrested in connection to a phone scam in Oakwood.
6:05PM ( 1 hour ago )
Former Athens-Clarke Co officer arrested for aggravated assault, violation of oath
A former Athens-Clarke County Police Officer was arrested for aggravated assault and violation of oath by a public officer, both felonies.
5:31PM ( 2 hours ago )
No charges in machete road rage incident in Hall Co.
No charges will be filed in a Hall County road rage incident on Athens Highway.
5:07PM ( 2 hours ago )
Helen officials reach consensus on Riverside Park
The Helen City Commission took a field trip of sorts during its meeting Tuesday.
4:28PM ( 3 hours ago )
Alabama man dies following crash at Road Atlanta
Hall County authorities said an Alabama man died at an area hospital following a high-speed crash at the Road Atlanta race facility Saturday afternoon.
1:40PM ( 6 hours ago )
Suwanee Greenway to close Wednesday for maintenance
Anyone looking to use the Suwanee Creek Greenway on Wednesday might need to find a new place to walk or bike.
2:32PM ( 5 hours ago )
WalletHub: Ga students among worst for student loan debt
A new study puts Georgia college students among the worst in the country when it comes to the amount of student loan debt they've accrued.
1:06PM ( 6 hours ago )
Tenn. officials change policy on ropes courses following death of Cumming man
Following the death of a man from Forsyth County, Georgia, Tennessee officials say companies that design or build ropes courses will no longer be allowed to conduct inspections to verify their safety.
12:34PM ( 7 hours ago )
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Local/State
Toronto nightclub shooting leaves at least 2 dead, 3 wounded
TORONTO (AP) — A shooting that started at a Toronto nightclub event hosted by rapper Drake and then spilled outside onto the streets left at least two people dead and three others wounded, police said...
7:26PM ( 26 minutes ago )
Obama, Netanyahu make dueling appeals on Iran to US Jews
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made dueling appeals to the American Jewish community Tuesday as they sought to rally support for their opposing...
7:24PM ( 28 minutes ago )
Man arrested after report of shooting on National Mall
WASHINGTON (AP) — Police say a man has been arrested following a report of a shooting inside a car on the National Mall.U.S. Park Police say a car matching the description of the one involved was stop...
7:18PM ( 34 minutes ago )
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National
Softball: Area teams try to build on resurgent 2014 season
After several down years as a whole, girls softball began a resurgence in 2014 that saw 12 teams advance to the state playoffs and two -- Buford and Dawson County -- advance to the Elite 8 in Columbus.
11:23PM ( 3 hours from now )
Falcons' Julio Jones hoping for new contract before season
After losing a few pounds in the offseason, Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones believes he is stronger and more explosive...
10:04AM ( 9 hours ago )
Braves keep rallying, Garcia HR in 12th beats Giants 9-8
Adonis Garcia hit a two-run homer in the 12th inning off Ryan Vogelsong and the Atlanta Braves completed their final comeback of the game, beating the San Francisco Giants 9-8 Monday night.
11:39PM ( 20 hours ago )
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Sports
Officials probing New Hampshire tent collapse that killed 2
LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) — It's unclear why after a widespread warning of impending severe weather a circus put on its planned show in a tent that ended up collapsing in a storm, killing a spectator and h...
6:46PM ( 1 hour ago )
Cord-cutting clouds Disney outlook despite 3Q earnings beat
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cord-cutting loomed over Disney's quarterly earnings, as a loss of ESPN subscribers caused Disney to taper its TV profit outlook.Despite beating profit expectations in the April-Jun...
6:36PM ( 1 hour ago )
Apple slump deepens on iPhone, China concerns
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is slumping as the usually high-flying tech stock struggles with the burden of raised expectations.The world's most valuable public company saw its stock price drop for a fi...
6:20PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Business
New disc matches Elvis Presley with Royal Philharmonic
NEW YORK (AP) — A new CD scheduled for release in November will unite the music of Elvis Presley with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra on songs like "Burning Love" and "Love Me Tender."The album, anno...
7:41PM ( 11 minutes ago )
Companies use Drake-Meek Mill feud as a marketing tool
WASHINGTON (AP) — Corporate America has jumped into the feud between hip-hop artists Drake and Meek Mill on the outside chance that taking a bite out of their social media beef might help them woo mil...
7:21PM ( 31 minutes ago )
Indian film star Priyanka Chopra joins US TV's 'golden age'
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Indian film star Priyanka Chopra says she was eager to add a U.S. TV series to her resume."It's like the golden age of television right now and I wanted to be part of that...
6:38PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Entertainment
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Ryan Blaney holds on for overtime Xfinity win at Iowa
As the cautions — and wreckage — piled up, Ryan Blaney didn’t blink.
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12:17AM ( 2 days ago )
Thompson joins NGPG
Kyle Thompson, MD, has joined Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery.
10:14AM ( 9 hours ago )