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Wednesday May 27th, 2015 5:43PM
Gainesville police: Alleged assailant in custody
A Lithia Springs man is in custody for reportedly sexually assaulting a Gainesville woman.
4:50PM ( 53 minutes ago )
Baseball: GHS falls to Greenbrier in Game 3
In the end, it was wasn’t worth the wait...
2:45PM ( 2 hours ago )
Authorities charge man with kidnapping, other offenses after chase into Lake Lanier
Forsyth County authorities have charged a man with kidnapping, false imprisonment and a list of other charges after they chased him and caught him in Lake Lanier Monday night.
2:30PM ( 3 hours ago )
G-Braves SS faces rape, kidnapping charges in Ohio
A Gwinnett Braves baseball player is facing rape and kidnapping charges after an incident on the team's road series in Columbus, Ohio over the weekend.
2:26PM ( 3 hours ago )
Work on tunnel impacting traffic on West Hall road
Work on a tunnel under Browns Bridge Road west of Gainesville is impacting traffic and will take a new twist beginning Thursday.
10:00AM ( 7 hours ago )
Lake Russell in Mt. Airy closed to swimmers because of unhealthy bacteria
Forestry officials in north Georgia said they want swimmers to stay out of Lake Russell in Habersham County.
9:59AM ( 7 hours ago )
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Man accused of killing four in Atlanta area pleads not guilty
A man accused of killing three men and a hairdresser walking to her car has pleaded not guilty in a death penalty case.
4:27PM ( 1 hour ago )
Hurricane predictions breeze in: Feds expect light season
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — With six to 11 named storms predicted, this year's hurricane season may be slower than average — but officials say that's no reason for Atlantic and Gulf coast residents to rest eas...
3:54PM ( 1 hour ago )
Elachee announces new Resource Manager
A new Natural Resources Manager is on the job at the Elachee Nature Science Center in Hall County.
3:40PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Soccer officials arrested at Swiss hotel in corruption probe
ZURICH (AP) — The U.S. government launched an attack on what it called deep-seated and brazen corruption in soccer's global governing body Wednesday, pulling FIFA executives out of a luxury Swiss hote...
5:36PM ( 6 minutes ago )
Closings start in ex-US Senate candidate's voting law trial
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Closing arguments have started in the election law violation trial of former South Dakota US. Senate candidate Annette Bosworth.Bosworth's trial resumed Wednesday afternoon after a...
5:26PM ( 16 minutes ago )
Police: Malnourished, abused 5-year-old Michigan girl dies
PORT HURON, Mich. (AP) — A malnourished, abused 5-year-old girl has died, police said Wednesday, and authorities have removed another severely malnourished child and two other apparently healthy child...
5:18PM ( 24 minutes ago )
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THE LATEST: Former FIFA vice president Warner surrenders
ZURICH (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments:___11:10 p.m. (2150 GMT, 5:10 p.m., EDT)Former FIFA vice president Jack Warner turned himself in to Trinidad police shortly after they issued an arrest wa...
5:15PM ( 27 minutes ago )
Baseball: GHS-Greenbrier title game postponed til noon Wednesday
The deciding Game 3 of the Gainesville-Greenbrier Class AAAAA championship series has been postponed due to repeated inclement weather...
11:30AM ( 6 hours ago )
Cavs advance to NBA Finals with rout of Hawks
The championship LeBron James craves more than any other, the one he came back home to get, is four wins away. The Cavaliers are in the NBA Finals...
10:23AM ( 7 hours ago )
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Sports
AP sources: IRS believes identity thieves from Russia
WASHINGTON (AP) — IRS investigators believe the identity thieves who stole the personal tax information of more than 100,000 taxpayers from an IRS website are part of a sophisticated criminal operatio...
5:06PM ( 36 minutes ago )
Florida coasts have grown, but hurricane damage risk hasn't
MIAMI (AP) — Since eight hurricanes whipped through Florida during back-to-back seasons a decade ago, causing $33 billion in insurance claims, the state's coastal communities have added an additional...
4:52PM ( 50 minutes ago )
FIFA's commercial partners urged to make their voices heard
LONDON (AP) — FIFA's sponsorship paymasters are facing mounting calls to put pressure on soccer's global governing body to clean up its act — and fast — following Wednesday's arrest of seven officials...
4:30PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Natalie Portman urges new Harvard graduates to take chances
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Natalie Portman advised graduating Harvard seniors Wednesday to use their inexperience to their advantage, saying she has learned that taking calculated risks can lead to life-...
5:13PM ( 29 minutes ago )
Theater gunman's writings alternate between ramblings, plans
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Colorado theater shooting gunman James Holmes' notebook full of scrawled writings and stick-figure drawings was made public Wednesday, a day after it was introduced as evidenc...
5:09PM ( 33 minutes ago )
U2's longtime tour manager, Dennis Sheehan, found dead
NEW YORK (AP) — Dennis Sheehan, U2's longtime tour manager, has died at a Southern California hotel, a day after the band kicked off a five-night stint in the Los Angeles area.U2 frontman Bono posted...
5:03PM ( 39 minutes ago )
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Weatherman wins in ARCA road course debut at NJMP
Kyle Weatherman spent time in the dirt, spun in the grass and stalled his car trying to get off pit road. He also won the ARCA 150 presented by Unique Pretzels at New Jersey Motorsports Park in Millville, N.J. on Sunday, leading the final five laps for his career-first ARCA Racing Series win.
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8:00AM ( 2 days ago )
Charter nears deal for Time Warner Cable
Charter Communications Inc. is close to buying Time Warner Cable for about $55 billion, according to two people familiar with the negotiations.
9:45PM ( 1 day ago )