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Friday September 30th, 2016 6:04AM
Toccoa police seek public's help solving weekend armed robbery
Toccoa Police Chief Tim Jarrell is asking for the public's help in identifying the man responsible for the armed robbery of a convenience store in that city just before 11 p.m. Saturday.
10:25PM ( 7 hours ago )
White County man rescued after hanging upside down for several hours
A White County man spent more than four hours hanging upside down from a tree Wednesday night before his calls for help were acknowledged.
9:37PM ( 8 hours ago )
Buford-area fire destroys home, displaces five
Although no injuries were reported, five people were displaced late Thursday afternoon after a Gwinnett County fire destroyed their residence.
9:06PM ( 8 hours ago )
White County Grand Jury indicts three men in July shooting death
A White County Grand Jury has indicted three Cleveland teens in connection with the shooting death of 21-year-old Savon Williams on July 1.
8:54PM ( 9 hours ago )
Georgia farmers hurt by drought eligible for loans
Federal authorities say Georgia farmers can apply for low-interest emergency loans to help cover some of their losses caused by a recent drought
8:35PM ( 9 hours ago )
By The Associated Press
White House lashes out at Congress after 9/11 bill vote
The White House is lashing out at Congress, a day after Republicans and Democrats overwhelmingly overrode President Barack Obama's veto of a bill to allow families of the 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia
6:13PM ( 11 hours ago )
Authorities: Georgia officer fatally shoots man with knife
Authorities say a south Georgia police officer fatally shot a man who came at her with a knife as the officer tried to intervene in a violent domestic fight.
5:59AM ( 5 minutes ago )
Burn ban to be lifted this weekend
The state's open burning ban will be lifted this weekend.
5:15PM ( 12 hours ago )
Humane Society of Northeast Georgia joins blessing of the animals service
The Humane Society of Northeast Georgia is joining Grace Episcopal Church and First Presbyterian Church for the annual Blessing of the Animals this weekend.
4:21PM ( 13 hours ago )
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Local/State
Congress rebukes Obama, overrides veto of 9/11 legislation
Overwhelmingly rejecting President Barack Obama's veto power, Congress has forced into law contentious legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia.
8:55PM ( 1 day ago )
Congress adopts bill of rights for sexual assault survivors
A proposed federal bill of rights for survivors of sexual assault won final legislative approval Wednesday, sending it to the president's desk.
7:50PM ( 1 day ago )
Senate blocks stopgap bill to prevent shutdown this weekend
The Senate on Tuesday stumbled over a must-do bill to prevent the government from shutting down this weekend and to fund the fight against the Zika virus
7:24PM ( 2 days ago )
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National
(VIDEO) Game of the Week: Tigers, Trojans set for intriguing 7-AAA showdown
Both Dawson County and North Hall football have shown flashes of brilliance this season, moments of greatness...
10:00PM ( 15 hours from now )
Football game previews: Playoff races heating up via key Friday matchups
The chase for the playoffs really begins to heat up this week with several huge matchups on tap around northeast Georgia...
8:58PM ( 14 hours from now )
Freeman's streak ends but Braves rally past Phillies, 5-2
Freddie Freeman's 30-game hitting streak ended when he struck out in the eighth inning of a tie game Thursday night, but the Atlanta Braves managed to score four runs after that off Philadelphia closer Jeanmar Gomez and beat the Phillies 5-2.
11:15PM ( 6 hours ago )
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10 Things to Know for Friday
10 Things to Know for Friday
9:03PM ( 9 hours ago )
10 Things to Know for Today
Among 10 Things to Know: Israelis pay respects to Shimon Peres, Bill Clinton arrives in Israel; Congress tied up in partisan knots over most basic duties; Long wait, short encounter before deadly police shooting in suburban San Diego
5:54AM ( 1 day ago )
Senate blocks stopgap bill to fund government
Senate Democrats have blocked a must-do bill to prevent the government from shutting down this weekend and to fund the fight against the Zika virus
2:47PM ( 2 days ago )
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Business
The Latest: Trump says he'll be at next presidential debates
Donald Trump says he will participate in the next two presidential debates
3:07PM ( 2 days ago )
The Latest: Obama contrasts candidates after debate
President Barack Obama is contrasting the two main presidential candidates in the aftermath of their first debate
2:37PM ( 2 days ago )
The Latest: Trump says debate was 'interesting evening'
Donald Trump is describing Monday night's debate as "an interesting evening."
2:18PM ( 2 days ago )
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Winslow scores second Carteret Co. Late Model victory
Eric Winslow picked up his second Carteret County Speedway Late Model victory in dominant fashion on Saturday night.
By Andy Marquis
8:00PM ( 1 day ago )
Ga. chief of Trump campaign out after criminal past revealed
The Georgia state director for the Donald J. Trump campaign has resigned after his criminal past was revealed.
By The Associated Press
7:46PM ( 2 days ago )