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Monday May 4th, 2015 5:09PM
Forsyth County man killed in weekend motorcycle wreck
A Forsyth County man died after a traffic accident on Hickory Hills Road Sunday afternoon.
4:05PM ( 1 hour ago )
NGMC-Braselton begins construction on obstetrics unit
Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) Braselton began construction on a new expansion Monday, allowing the hospital to begin offering obstetric services to the community.
3:28PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Cleveland police move into new location
Cleveland Police Department is operating from its new office location at 133 W. Kytle St.
1:44PM ( 3 hours ago )
Deal signs $900 million transportation package into law
Gov. Nathan Deal has signed a new $900 million transportation bill into law, including changes to the state's gas taxes and new fees on electric cars and hotel visits.
12:06PM ( 5 hours ago )
N. Ga. prepares for National Day of Prayer
The annual National Day of Prayer is set for Thursday, May 7 and observances have been planned in several locations in north Georgia.
11:45AM ( 5 hours ago )
Famed neurosurgeon Ben Carson announces White House campaign
DETROIT (AP) — Retired surgeon Ben Carson declared his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination Monday, resting his longshot bid on his vision of the nation as "a place of dreams" where pe...
11:33AM ( 5 hours ago )
Former N. Ga. banker sentenced on fraud charges
Federal prosecutors say the former vice president of a failed north Georgia bank has been sentenced on fraud charges.
2:09PM ( 3 hours ago )
Water main break shuts down Old Oakwood Rd
Police are on the scene of a water main break that has Old Oakwood Road shutdown near the Jackson EMC building.
1:14PM ( 3 hours ago )
Legislators dub 2015 General Assembly 'year of the child'
A bill that would levy an annual $5,000 on strip clubs and fine pimps $2,500 to set up a fund for sexually exploited children is scheduled to be signed into law Tuesday by Gov. Nathan Deal, topping off what some legislators are calling the ``year of the child'' in the 2015 General Assembly.
12:09PM ( 5 hours ago )
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The Latest on Texas attack: Mosque leader: Man quit coming
3:50 p.m. CDTA mosque president in Phoenix says a man who a federal official has identified as one of the gunmen who opened fire outside a Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest has worshipped there for abo...
4:56PM ( 12 minutes ago )
Boston Marathon bomber cries at federal death penalty trial
BOSTON (AP) — For the first time in court, Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev dropped his blank, impassive demeanor and cried as his sobbing aunt briefly took the stand Monday in his federal dea...
4:53PM ( 15 minutes ago )
GOP field grows: Longshots Fiorina, Carson launch their bids
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former technology executive Carly Fiorina and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson joined the rapidly expanding 2016 Republican presidential class on Monday, casting themselves as politic...
4:38PM ( 30 minutes ago )
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VIDEO: Explosive Abarca leading Knights' offense into playoffs
Johnson High boys soccer has produced some incredible players and teams through the years...
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Spring sports postseason reaches its busiest week
The spring sports postseason is picking up steam now...
5:00PM ( 9 minutes ago )
Top-seeded Nighthawks will host one of two NCAA softball Southeast Regionals
The University of North Georgia softball team has earned the top seed and will host a 2015 NCAA Regional this coming weekend, as the national office announced Monday morning on a live selection show on NCAA.com.
4:57PM ( 12 minutes ago )
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US stocks gain, pushing the market close to record levels
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market closed just short of a record on Monday as investors assessed some positive earnings reports.Cognizant Technology Solutions, a technology consulting business, was the...
4:43PM ( 25 minutes ago )
US stocks gain, pushing market back near record levels
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are closing slightly higher, putting the U.S. market close to record high.The Standard & Poor's 500 rose six points, or 0.3 percent, to 2,114 Monday. That's three points short o...
4:10PM ( 59 minutes ago )
Airlines bring in more money from bag, reservations fees
U.S. airlines are earning billions, and they're collecting more in fees on checked bags and reservation changes.Whether airlines are making more or less money than before depends on which figures you...
3:03PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Orange-haired shooter turned heads at Colorado gun range
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — A man with fiery orange hair was such an odd sight when he showed up at a gun range in the summer of 2012 that two volunteer supervisors went to talk to him, one of the volunt...
3:35PM ( 1 hour ago )
Lawyer says Joni Mitchell may be released from hospital soon
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Folk singer Joni Mitchell may be released from the hospital soon but still cannot confer with doctors about her medical care or long-term treatment, an attorney told a judge on Mond...
3:26PM ( 1 hour ago )
Going inside Big Bird, a film takes wing with Caroll Spinney
NEW YORK (AP) — He has lent body and soul to a certain 8-foot-tall 6-year-old for nearly half a century, all the while hidden from sight.Now Caroll Spinney drops his fine-feathered obscurity (and emer...
1:56PM ( 3 hours ago )
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The aftermath in Nepal
An aerial video details damage to temples in Kathmandu and satellite photos allow users to compare areas of Nepal before and after the destructive earthquakes.
By The Associated Press
3:49PM ( 4 days ago )
Post Race Notes: Blaney gives Wood Brothers top five
It has been almost 35 years since the Wood Brothers enjoyed their last victory at Talladega Superspeedway, with the late Neil Bonnett behind the wheel.
By Mark McCarter-NASCAR Wire Service
8:00AM ( 9 hours ago )
Deal signs legislation inspired by Brenau students
Gov. Nathan Deal signed a law Wednesday that would help special-needs children of active-duty military parents obtain state scholarships to attend private schools that provide specialized instruction the students need.
6:20PM ( 4 days ago )