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Monday April 27th, 2015 4:36PM
Director of state agency that investigates judges steps down
The director of the state agency charged with investigating judicial misconduct has resigned the same day a newspaper reported details of his billing arrangement with the agency.
4:03PM ( 33 minutes ago )
Loretta Lynch sworn in as new US attorney general
WASHINGTON (AP) — Loretta Lynch was sworn in Monday as the 83rd U.S. attorney general, the first African-American woman to serve as the nation's top law enforcement official.Speaking before family mem...
1:18PM ( 3 hours ago )
Weekend accident kills two, injures one in south Hall County
Two women were killed and a man was injured in a collision in south Hall County Saturday night.
11:09AM ( 5 hours ago )
Toddler run over by vehicle in Hall County, uncle charged
A toddler is dead and his 19-year-old uncle is in jail after a fatal accident in the east Hall County area Sunday afternoon.
7:27AM ( 9 hours ago )
AAA: Gas prices reach four-month high
For the first time in 127 days, the national average price for regular unleaded gasoline exceeded $2.50 per gallon on Friday.
6:47AM ( 9 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Hartwell troopers nab Commerce armed robbery suspects
New troopers from the newest Georgia State Patrol post in Hartwell were able to lead the capture of a pair of armed robbery suspects Sunday afternoon.
9:32PM ( 19 hours ago )
High school teacher killed in wreck with prom-going teens
An Atlanta high school teacher has died after a car crash with two students on their way to her school's prom
12:31PM ( 4 hours ago )
Piedmont College to hold commencement events this weekend
Piedmont College will celebrate Spring Commencement 2015 with three days of events and ceremonies at the campus in Demorest April 30–May2.
10:53AM ( 5 hours ago )
Southern states observe Confederate Memorial Day
One hundred and fifty years after the Civil War's end, several Southern states will mark Confederate Memorial Day as an official state holiday.
10:06AM ( 6 hours ago )
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Local/State
Prosecutor: 2 exams found James Holmes to be sane
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — A prosecutor declared Monday that two psychiatric exams found Colorado theater gunman James Holmes to be sane as he meticulously plotted a mass murder, considering a bomb or b...
4:29PM ( 6 minutes ago )
Nuclear powers gather at UN to talk disarmament
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The hard work of reaching a nuclear agreement with Iran is "far from over, and key issues remain unresolved," Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday told a global gathering on n...
4:27PM ( 8 minutes ago )
The Latest: Prosecutor says Holmes mulled biological warfare
2:15 p.m. (MDT)A prosecutor says James Holmes considered other locations and methods for his attack, including biological warfare, before deciding on a mass shooting at a suburban Denver movie theater...
4:26PM ( 9 minutes ago )
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National
Postseason now in full swing for spring sports
The race is on, and it won't stop now until champions are named just a few weeks hence.
5:10PM ( 33 minutes from now )
North Georgia baseball makes history with first ever regular season crown
The No. 18 University of North Georgia baseball team etched its mark in school history as the Nighthawks claimed the 2015 Peach Belt Conference regular season championship by virtue of a 5-3 win over Montevallo on Sunday afternoon at Bob Stein Stadium.
12:24PM ( 4 hours ago )
Kyle Plott Scores First Anderson Late Model Stock Victory
Kyle Plott made the long drive from Marietta, Ga. to Williamston, S.C. pay off Friday night.
12:00PM ( 4 hours ago )
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Sports
Unhealthy ending: Stocks fall as health care shares weigh
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are closing lower as health care companies weigh on the market and investors await a flood of earnings reports.Stocks appeared headed for new highs in the morning Monday, b...
4:13PM ( 22 minutes ago )
An explanation of wild birds' role in avian flu outbreak
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Wild birds are believed to be behind the first major widespread outbreak of bird flu in the United States, with the virus confirmed in wild birds in 10 states. The number of co...
4:06PM ( 29 minutes ago )
US stocks edge lower at start of busy week for earnings
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are mostly lower in afternoon trading on Monday as investors brace for a busy week of corporate earnings. European shares rallied on the hopes that Greece will strike a dea...
3:25PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Business
Salma Hayek hopes 'The Prophet' inspires new generations
BEIRUT (AP) — Salma Hayek said on Monday that the animated feature film "The Prophet" she co-produced has been a personal passion project, one she hopes can inspire young viewers to think outside the...
3:52PM ( 43 minutes ago )
It's nail-biting time on Broadway ahead of Tony nominations
NEW YORK (AP) — Will the list include a musical set in a funeral home of all places? Or one set in Paris? Is there room for a brand-new show that makes William Shakespeare look like Mick Jagger? Can a...
3:11PM ( 1 hour ago )
A look at judge, lawyers in Colorado theater shooting trial
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Key players in the trial of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes:___THE JUDGECarlos A. Samour Jr. became a district court judge in 2007 after working as a private defense att...
1:58PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Entertainment
Today's Survey Question
Is the Democratic Party making a smart decision not to offer a primary challenge to Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential race?
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What is a concussion?
Video explainer shows what a concussion is, how you can get one and what the effects are on the brain.
By The Associated Press
6:03PM ( 4 days ago )
Grissom aces Southern Super Series race at 5 Flags
Twenty-nine years after his father Steve won a race at Five Flags Speedway in the old All-Pro Series, Kyle Grissom pulled into victory lane for his first career win at the famed Pensacola, Fla. half-mile oval Saturday night for the Southern Super Series Gulf Coast swing opener.
By Series PR
2:00PM ( 2 hours ago )
Lanier Tech wins 2nd straight TCSG Instructor of the Year Award
For the first time in the history of Georgia's technical colleges, a school has back-to-back winners of the coveted Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) Rick Perkins Award for Excellence in Technical Instruction.
By AccessWDUN Staff
8:44AM ( 3 days ago )
FBHS senior receives JEMC scholarship
Jackson EMC recently awarded Allison Walls, Flowery Branch High School senior, with a 2015 Walter Harrison Scholarship, named in honor of a rural electrification pioneer.
By AccessWDUN Staff
10:49AM ( 3 days ago )