Friday April 29th, 2016 9:59PM
Study: US oil field source of global uptick in air pollution
A new study has found that a single oil and gas field in the western United States is responsible for a global uptick of the air pollutant ethane
7:03PM ( 2 hours ago )
VIDEO: Lake Lanier Olympic Venue hosts team trials
The Lake Lanier Olympic Venue is full of paddlers from across the nation this weekend as the Hall County venue hosts the 2016 Sprint Canoe and Kayak National Team Trials.
6:42PM ( 3 hours ago )
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Truett-McConnell approved for criminal justice degree
Truett-McConnell College in Cleveland has been approved by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges for a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, which will be offered beginning this fall.
5:37PM ( 4 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
U.S. District Judge from Gainesville invited to Vatican for summit
​Calling it a "once in a lifetime" opportunity, a U.S. District Judge from Gainesville is scheduled to offer his legal insight on the human trafficking issue with Pope Francis in June.
1:52PM ( 8 hours ago )
Supreme Court refuses to block Texas voter ID law
The Supreme Court has rejected an emergency appeal to stop Texas from enforcing its challenged voter ID law
1:08PM ( 8 hours ago )
US consumer spending inches up in March
U.S. consumers boosted their spending by a tiny amount in March as purchases of nondurable goods such as clothing offset a big fall in spending on autos and other durable goods
10:34AM ( 11 hours ago )
Blue Sky Concerts return to downtown Gainesville next week
The Blue Sky Concerts are back, returning to downtown Gainesville each Wednesday next month.
4:39PM ( 5 hours ago )
BLOG: Some traditions are rock-solid
It's not just a tradition, it's Gainesville's rock.
2:30PM ( 7 hours ago )
New York governor: Give Medicaid to inmates before release
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants to extend Medicaid coverage to prison inmates with serious illnesses just prior to their release
12:37PM ( 9 hours ago )
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LBs Jack, Jaylon Smith go early in 2nd round of NFL draft
Injured linebackers Myles Jack and Jaylon Smith were drafted early in the second round of the NFL draft
9:43PM ( 15 minutes ago )
The Latest: FSU kicker Aguayo goes in 2nd round to Bucs
Florida State kicker Roberto Aguayo goes in 2nd round to Bucs
9:33PM ( 25 minutes ago )
Police: Older son said he killed father in California
The older of two sons charged with murdering their parents in California said he shot his father multiple times, but said he did not shoot his mother, police said
8:42PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Baseball: Red Elephants claw way back in Game 2 clinch series sweep
All season, Gainesville baseball has displayed enough grit, determination and fight to make any coach smile. So why should the playoffs be any different?
9:31AM ( 11 hours from now )
(VIDEO) Baseball: Red Elephants try to erase memories of 2015 finish, recent adversity as 2016 playoffs begin
Gainesville baseball coach Jeremy Kemp put it very succinctly earlier this week as the Red Elephants prepared to open the Class AAAAA state playoffs on Friday in a doubleheader against Alexander at Ivey-Watson Field...
3:06PM ( 6 hours ago )
Soccer playoffs: Northeast Georgia squads continue stellar start to postseason
While the first two days of the state soccer playoffs proved strong for northeast Georgia programs, Thursday was downright dominant. Eight area programs clinched second round berths during the night, including a pair of statement victories.
12:20PM ( 9 hours ago )
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The Latest: 4 Alabama players go in 2nd round of NFL draft
Roll Tide: 4 players from national champion Alabama go in 2nd round of NFL draft
8:40PM ( 1 hour ago )
Yahoo CEO could get $55M in severance pay in potential sale
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will walk away with a $55 million severance package if the company's auction of its Internet operations culminates in a sale that ousts her from her job
7:42PM ( 2 hours ago )
The Latest: Local hero Butkus kicks off Round 2 of NFL Draft
Round 2 of NFL draft begins as Chicago Bears favored son Dick Butkus handles chores as celebrity emcee with aplomb and a plug: "As always, Go Bears!"
7:26PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Dressed for success: Elliott wears Cowboys blue at intro
Ezekiel Elliott didn't wear a crop-top dress shirt for his first visit to Cowboys headquarters, a day after showing off his midsection on the red carpet at the NFL draft before Dallas took him fourth overall
9:42PM ( 16 minutes ago )
President Obama celebrates jazz at the White House
President Barack Obama and the first lady are celebrating International Jazz Day with a concert at the White House
8:22PM ( 1 hour ago )
Hawaii selects businesses for medical pot but excludes actor
Hawaii has selected eight businesses for medical marijuana dispensaries _ but not to one owned by Woody Harrelson
8:18PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Today's Survey Question
How do you think Governor Nathan Deal will treat the campus carry legislation?
He'll sign it.
He'll veto it.
He'll take no action, and it will become law by default.
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“Hot Rod” LaMance takes Toccoa FASTRAK PLM victory
Steve “Hot Rod” LaMance led the FASTRAK Pro Late Model field under the checkered flag Saturday night to score the feature victory at the historic Toccoa Raceway in Toccoa, Ga.
12:00PM ( 1 day ago )