Monday November 30th, 2015 8:26AM
AAA: Thanksgiving gas prices hit seven-year lows
Last week, motorists enjoyed the lowest Thanksgiving gas prices in seven years (2008)
8:01AM ( 25 minutes ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Congress returns to unfinished business, Dec. 11 deadline to complete must-pass spending bill
WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers are returning to Capitol Hill to wrap up work on the budget, highway funding and taxes, an end-of-the-year stretch that will test the standing of Republican leaders like Ho...
7:45AM ( 41 minutes ago )
Georgia's Richt stepping down following 'mutual' decision
Mark Richt stepped down as Georgia's coach Sunday, leaving stunned players with one final bowl game with the man who ranks second in wins in school history.
7:35AM ( 51 minutes ago )
By The Associated Press
Cooperative weather, flights aid so-far smooth post-Thanksgiving travel efforts
NEW YORK (AP) — Tens of millions of Americans returning home after the long Thanksgiving holiday weekend Sunday had cooperative weather and mostly efficient airport operations to thank for smooth trav...
1:43AM ( 6 hours ago )
Falcons' slump deepens in 20-10 loss to Vikings
Matt Ryan heard some of the loudest boos of his career after another Falcons loss...
8:13PM ( 12 hours ago )
Newspaper investigation: Campaign reports full of errors
Campaign finance reports filed by state and local officials in Georgia are often riddled with mistakes and discrepancies, with some leaving tens of thousands of dollars in campaign cash apparently unaccounted for, an Atlanta newspaper investigation shows.
3:21PM ( 17 hours ago )
By The Associated Press
Gainesville businesses among those on UGA Alumni Association's Bulldog 100 list
Two Gainesville businesses and a number of others in northeast Georgia are on this year's UGA Alumni Association Bulldog 100 list.
6:53PM ( 13 hours ago )
Red Cross bracing for holiday-related decline in blood, platelet donations
Red Cross chapters across the south - such as the one in Gainesville - are bracing for an annual decline in blood and platelet donations which usually occurs around Thanksgiving and Christmas.
6:26PM ( 14 hours ago )
Hall Co. HELP program celebrates 10th anniversary
A Hall County program which provides alternatives to incarceration for criminal defendants with mental health issues celebrated its tenth anniversary recently.
2:01PM ( 18 hours ago )
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New York pilot program uses phone calls, text messages to teach English to immigrants
NEW YORK (AP) — Candelaria Lopez had tried to learn English before, but it didn't work. She couldn't always make it to class, and when she could, it was hard to find the energy to sit through a three-...
8:08AM ( 17 minutes ago )
The Latest: Dancers, coffee, national pride on show in the colorful pavilions at Paris event
PARIS (AP) — The latest news from the U.N. climate conference that began Monday in Paris. All times local:2 p.m.Balinese dancers welcomed visitors to the Indonesian pavilion on the first day of vital...
8:00AM ( 26 minutes ago )
Police: Bus with college students overturns in Virginia; 1 serious, dozens of minor injuries
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A charter bus carrying college students to three Virginia campuses overturned, leaving one person seriously injured and 35 others aboard with minor injuries near the close of the...
7:56AM ( 29 minutes ago )
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5 things: What we learned from the quarterfinal round of the high school football playoffs
Here’s a look at five things we learned from the quarterfinal round of the state playoffs...
7:00AM ( 1 hour ago )
PLAYOFFS: Three goes into four, as area trio earn semifinal berths
Once the dust settled on Friday night, northeast Georgia found three teams still standing in the state football playoffs -- and it was so nearly four...
9:01AM ( 1 day ago )
(VIDEO) Class AAAAAA: Mill Creek routs Archer to advance to first semifinals
Mill Creek used a dominating defensive performance to whip Archer 23-0 and advance to its first-ever semifinals in a Class AAAAAA quarterfinal matchup Friday night at Mill Creek Community Stadium.
8:58AM ( 1 day ago )
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Friday Game Night
Run game, defense helps Dogs seal victory over Jackets, 9-win campaign
Mark Richt trotted over to a corner of Bobby Dodd Stadium, where the Georgia band played and the red-clad faithful had nothing but cheers for the embattled coach.
11:59PM ( 1 day ago )
Watson puts up 4 TDs and No. 1 Clemson moves to 12-0 with 37-32 win over South Carolina
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Deshaun Watson isn't giving up on Clemson's step-by-step approach, not when it's worked so well. Watson had another big day, running for three touchdowns and passing for a fourth...
11:58PM ( 1 day ago )
Boys basketball: Vikings bounce back from loss with win over Paideia
Jacquen Hopkins led four players in double figures with 14 points as East Hall beat Paideia 68-54 Saturday in the Hoopsgiving Classic at Holy Innocents High School.
11:57PM ( 1 day ago )
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Leaders of a warming Earth, in largest gathering ever, rethink global energy in Paris
LE BOURGET, France (AP) — Addressing the twin threats of global warming and extremist violence, the largest group of world leaders ever to stand together kicked off two weeks of high-stakes climate ta...
6:42AM ( 1 hour ago )
Not everyone succumbs to the tech industry's upgrade-your-phone siren call
NEW YORK (AP) — Between splashy launches, lavish new-phone offers (get a free HDTV on activation!) and frequent software updates that slow down your old handset, it sometimes feels like the entire tec...
6:24AM ( 2 hours ago )
Japan's top central banker, leaders appeal for corporate help in boosting economy
TOKYO (AP) — Japan's central bank governor and other officials are stepping up appeals to cash-rich corporations to do more to boost the country's faltering economic recovery.The flurry of comments ai...
1:11AM ( 7 hours ago )
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South Korean rapper PSY set to release his 1st album since smash hit 'Gangnam Style'
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean rapper PSY, who is set to release his first album since becoming an international sensation more than three years ago with the smash hit "Gangnam Style," says th...
6:49AM ( 1 hour ago )
Adele's '25' sells record-breaking 3.38 million copies in first week
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Adele's new album "25" has sold 3.38 million copies in its first week, smashing single week sales records, according to Nielsen Music.As reported by Billboard, "25" is the first alb...
7:56PM ( 12 hours ago )
Final 'Hunger Games' installment knocks out 'Good Dinosaur,' 'Creed' at holiday box office
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Despite some mighty competition, Katniss and her crew dominated the box office once again."The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 2" held on to its first-place spot in its second weeke...
3:59PM ( 16 hours ago )
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Rosberg completes hat trick of victories with win at Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Nico Rosberg completed a hat trick of victories to end the Formula One season when he won the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Sunday, while his Mercedes teammate Lewis H...
12:04PM ( 20 hours ago )