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Thursday July 28th, 2016 4:39AM
LISTEN: The role of millennial voters in the 2016 presidential election
With the November presidential elections just around the corner, the Afternoon News Wrap called on the University of North Georgia's Carl Cavalli, a professor of political science at the school's Dahlonega campus, to discuss the potential role that millennial voters will play in deciding the future of the country.
9:49PM ( 6 hours ago )
By Afternoon News Wrap
Obama boosts Clinton; Trump talks emails and Russia
Their political fates now entwined, President Barack Obama is imploring voters to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, joining a chorus of Democrats vouching Wednesday night for her readiness to be commander in chief
9:42PM ( 6 hours ago )
Venue security commander recalls safety training for '96 Olympic games
When a bomb went off in Centennial Olympic Park in Atlanta 20 years ago tonight, the blast reverberated across the 50 miles to Gainesville and the rowing/canoe/kayak venue on Lake Lanier. Not literally, of course, but figuratively because, as you might expect, it had an impact on the competition here and those who were working at the site.
6:00PM ( 10 hours ago )
One driver killed, second driver hurt in Braselton area crash
Authorities were trying to notify family members before releasing the name of a driver killed in a Braselton-area traffic accident Tuesday afternoon.
3:53PM ( 12 hours ago )
AUDIO: Retiree to Gainesville, DNC delegate has long history with party
​For Wilson Golden, the Democratic Party has been part of his life for decades. Golden, a recent retiree to Gainesville is a delegate in Philadelphia this week, but it's far from his first convention.
2:15PM ( 14 hours ago )
Jefferson man arrested for public indecency, obstruction
A Jefferson man faces public indecency and obstruction charges after authorities said he refused to leave a public campground at Lake Lanier Islands and attempted to strike deputies, all while in the nude.
1:45PM ( 14 hours ago )
Georgia couple sentenced to prison for IRS fraud scheme
A husband and wife from Cobb County have been sentenced to prison for their role in a tax refund fraud scheme that used data from the IRS's "Get Transcript" database
5:01PM ( 11 hours ago )
Prosecutors drop all remaining charges in Freddie Gray case
Prosecutors dropped the remaining charges Wednesday against three Baltimore police officers awaiting trial in the death of Freddie Gray, bringing an end to the case without a conviction
3:31PM ( 13 hours ago )
Coca-Cola cuts sales outlook amid weak international demand
Coca-Cola has trimmed its sales outlook for the year, citing weakening demand in major international markets including China
2:25PM ( 14 hours ago )
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Local/State
French ID second church attacker, warning 4 days earlier
The second man who attacked a Normandy church during a morning Mass this week, slitting the throat of the elderly priest, is a 19-year-old Frenchman from eastern France, the prosecutor's office said Thursday
4:22AM ( 16 minutes ago )
Hotter weather expected near blaze that killed 1
Firefighters are bracing for hotter weather and lower humidity in the area near Big Sur where a wildfire has destroyed 34 homes and killed a bulldozer driver working to contain the massive blaze
4:09AM ( 29 minutes ago )
Biden to speak at vigil for slain Baton Rouge officers
Vice President Joe Biden and U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch are scheduled to speak at a Baton Rouge vigil honoring the three law enforcement officers who were killed by a lone gunman during a shootout outside a convenience store
3:54AM ( 44 minutes ago )
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National
Hogan finishes tied for fourth in AJGA Grand Championship
Ryan Hogan fought to the finish but could not repeat as Atlanta Junior Golf Association Grand Champion.
11:52AM ( 7 hours from now )
Falcons expecting camp battles at right guard, linebacker
There could be more last-minute additions to the Atlanta Falcons' roster, possibly before training camp opens Thursday.
11:49AM ( 7 hours from now )
Freeman HR, 5 RBIs as Braves top Twins for 2-game sweep
Freddie Freeman homered, doubled and tied a career high with five RBIs as the Atlanta Braves held off the Minnesota Twins 9-7 Wednesday night for a two-game sweep.
11:51PM ( 4 hours ago )
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Sports
Trump to Russia: Uncover, release deleted Clinton emails
Trump encourages Russia to find and make public missing Clinton emails, setting off political debate
3:40AM ( 58 minutes ago )
AP FACT CHECK: Many claims, some warped
It's hot out there, politically speaking, with Hillary Clinton's convention going full steam and Donald Trump refusing to stay quiet while Democrats put on their big show
3:29AM ( 1 hour ago )
Democratic donors, allies offer reward for Trump tax returns
Wealthy Democratic donors can't stop talking about Republican nominee Donald Trump's refusal to release his tax returns _ breaking decades of presidential campaign tradition
3:27AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Business
Obama passes baton to Clinton, imploring nation to elect her
Hillary Clinton has the stage
3:12AM ( 1 hour ago )
He's a skydiver working with a net _ but no parachute
He's made 18,000 parachute jumps, helped train some of the world's most elite skydivers, done some of the stunts for "Ironman 3." But the plunge Luke Aikins knows he'll be remembered for is the one he's making without a parachute
2:12AM ( 2 hours ago )
Lady Gaga putting on invite-only Democratic convention show
One of the country's most impoverished cities will get some time in the Democratic convention spotlight Thursday with some help from Lady Gaga
1:05AM ( 3 hours ago )
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Page stays perfect with Dixie Super Late Model victory
Michael Page has only competed twice this season in the Super Late Model division at Dixie Speedway. But so far, he’s been perfect, recording the victory both times at the Woodstock, Georgia raceway.
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