Thursday July 2nd, 2015 8:29AM
Official: Shots reported on Washington Navy Yard campus
WASHINGTON (AP) — An official says shots have been reported in a building on the Washington Navy Yard campus.Navy spokesman Petty Officer 1st Class Pedro Rodriguez says a lockdown is underway.He did n...
8:19AM ( 9 minutes ago )
GEMA says no evidence of 4th of July threats, but will stay vigilant
The FBI has called for all law enforcement to be vigilant about potential terrorist activity over the Fourth of July weekend, and Georgia officials are heeding the call, though they say there's been no evidence of any threat so far.
7:40AM ( 49 minutes ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Atlanta airport anticipates busy holiday travel weekend
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International officials say the airport will host a projected 327,170 passengers during the holiday weekend.
6:27AM ( 2 hours ago )
By Associated Press
GSP: No charges in E. Hall ice cream truck accident
No charges will be filed after a little boy was struck by a vehicle passing an ice cream truck earlier this week in the East Hall area.
6:09PM ( 14 hours ago )
New Exec Director named for Good News Clinics
Good News Clinics has named Allison Borchert, RN, as new Executive Director to replace outgoing Executive Director Cheryl Christian, according to an announcement by GNC Board of Directors President Richard Bennett, DMD.
5:25PM ( 15 hours ago )
By Staff
Stone Mountain Park official: Rebel flags must fly under law
Confederate flags will continue flying at Stone Mountain Park near Atlanta because Georgia law prevents their removal, the head of a state authority that oversees the park said Wednesday.
4:41PM ( 15 hours ago )
By Associated Press
The Latest on train derailment: 5,000 evacuated in Tennessee
MARYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — 8:15 a.m.A CSX statement says the train that derailed and caught fire in eastern Tennessee was carrying acrylonitrile, a hazardous material used in a variety of industrial proc...
8:23AM ( 5 minutes ago )
No fireworks allowed on Chattahoochee-Oconee forest property
The U.S. Forest Services has issued a reminder ahead of the July 4 holiday that all fireworks are prohibited in the Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests.
6:58AM ( 1 hour ago )
4 Ga. men sentenced in steroid distribution scheme
Federal prosecutors say four men have been sentenced in a steroid distribution scheme involving raw materials imported from China.
5:07AM ( 3 hours ago )
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Reelz comes to the rescue of homeless Miss USA pageant
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Miss USA pageant, left without a TV home following blowback against co-owner Donald Trump over his comments on Mexican immigrants, has been rescued by the Reelz channel.In a sta...
8:13AM ( 15 minutes ago )
Train derailment, fire prompts evacuation in Tennessee
MARYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A car on a CSX train carrying a flammable and toxic substance derailed and caught fire in eastern Tennessee, prompting the evacuation of thousands within a 2-mile radius.Blount...
8:12AM ( 16 minutes ago )
Episcopalians OK allowing gay marriage in churches
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Episcopal Church has completed its embrace of gay rights, changing church law to allow same-sex religious marriages throughout the denomination.
8:10AM ( 19 minutes ago )
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Wisler, Braves end skid vs. Nats
Rookie Matt Wisler wasn't too worried about walking so many hitters in his third major league start.
8:06AM ( 23 minutes ago )
Video: Busch brothers run 1, 2 in Sonoma showdown
Sunday was an important day for the NASCAR's brothers.
8:00AM ( 29 minutes ago )
AP source: Hawks reach agreement to re-sign Paul Millsap
The Atlanta Hawks have reached an agreement to re-sign Paul Millsap, a person with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press on Wednesday.
11:22PM ( 9 hours ago )
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Greek vote campaign begins amid grinding cash crisis
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The battle for Greek votes entered full swing Thursday ahead of a crucial weekend referendum that could decide whether the country falls out of the euro. For Greeks, particularly...
8:08AM ( 20 minutes ago )
The Latest: Germany says EU's hands tied until referendum
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):___3:03 p.m.Germany's foreign minister says the European Union's hands are tied on Greece until that nation's people...
8:06AM ( 22 minutes ago )
Tesla tops 11,000 vehicles delivered in second quarter
PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — Tesla's second-quarter deliveries surged 52 percent to set a company record exceeding 11,000 vehicles.The Palo Alto, California, electric car maker surpassed 10,000 vehicles f...
7:27AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Amy Winehouse documentary wins raves but angers family
LONDON (AP) — In "Amy," performers as diverse as Yasiin Bey and Tony Bennett sing the praises of the late Amy Winehouse, and the documentary helps reclaim the talented, troubled singer as a musician,...
7:48AM ( 41 minutes ago )
Deadheads get a new way to add Garcia to their social media
NEW YORK (AP) — Deadheads looking to add a little more Jerry Garcia to their lives can now incorporate the late Grateful Dead guitarist into their social media with the video storytelling platform Mag...
1:57AM ( 6 hours ago )
Billy Joel bests Elton John, sets new record at MSG
NEW YORK (AP) — Billy Joel set a record for most performances by a single artist at Madison Square Garden with his 65th show Wednesday night, besting Elton John.The Piano Man was full of energy as he...
12:26AM ( 8 hours ago )
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Today's Survey Question
With so many Republicans running for president, have you been able to pick out a candidate that you will support?
Yes, I know exactly who I’m voting for.
No, I still need to learn about the candidates.
No, I’m a Democrat.
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Bubba Pollard Nets $35,000 With Summer Showdown Win
Bubba Pollard is proving that he’s not just a Deep South phenomenon. The Senoia, Ga. speedster made the trip to Monroe, Wash. for Saturday night’s 2015 Summer Showdown at Evergreen Speedway, and came home with a $35,000 payday.
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4:00PM ( 2 days ago )
Consumer confidence index climbs to 101.4 in June
WASHINGTON (AP) — Consumer confidence showed a solid gain in June following a modest increase in May, supporting the view that strong job gains are giving a boost to the overall economy.The Conference...
11:48AM ( 1 day ago )