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Banks County sheriff details credit union armed robbery
Banks County Sheriff Carlton Speed is releasing more details of the armed robbery of a Homer credit union at 10:20 a.m. Thursday.
4:53PM ( 1 hour ago )
Clermont Councilwoman Lynn Adams resigns
Clermont City Clerk Sandra Helton said City Councilwoman Lynn Adams submitted her resignation to the city Thursday morning.
3:51PM ( 2 hours ago )
Supporters of Gainesville boy with rare disease to host blood drive
The family of a four-year-old Gainesville boy with a rare disease is hosting a blood drive and fundraiser to support medical needs and bills.
3:28PM ( 2 hours ago )
Inmate dies in custody at Habersham Co. Detention Center
A Habersham County Detention Center inmate died Wednesday while in custody, according to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.
3:01PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Traffic, election qualifying, church rezoning decisions fill Gainesville City Council work session
Gainesville city leaders approved a couple of traffic adjustments Thursday morning at the City Council work session, and will vote on a third at their voting meeting on Tuesday.
1:27PM ( 4 hours ago )
Confederate flags placed at Ebenezer church near MLK Center
Four Confederate battle flags were found on the grounds of the Ebenezer Baptist Church near the Martin Luther King Jr. Center in Atlanta on Thursday, and police and federal authorities were investigating.
11:41AM ( 6 hours ago )
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Dodgers bolster pitching in huge deal with Braves, Marlins
ATLANTA (AP) — The first-place Los Angeles Dodgers have bolstered their pitching staff, acquiring Mat Latos from the Miami Marlins and Alex Wood, Jim Johnson and Luis Avilan from the Atlanta Braves in...
5:00PM ( 54 minutes ago )
Collins announces August town hall meetings for 9th District
Congressman Doug Collins announced Thursday that he will hold three town hall meetings in Georgia's Ninth District in August.
1:13PM ( 4 hours ago )
Senate passes 6-year highway bill, short-term patch needed
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate passed a long-term transportation bill, but with House lawmakers already dispersed for their August recess, the bill will become just one more sticky issue on a jam-packed...
12:45PM ( 5 hours ago )
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Blue Jays land Price in Toronto's 2nd big trade of week
DETROIT (AP) — Toronto acquired All-Star left-hander David Price from the Detroit Tigers on Thursday, the second major move in less than a week by the Blue Jays as they chase their first postseason ap...
5:45PM ( 9 minutes ago )
Defense, DA argue reasons to spare Colorado gunman's life
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Defense attorneys for James Holmes made one more appeal for mercy Thursday for the Colorado movie theater shooter, urging jurors to consider his mental illness in his sentenci...
5:29PM ( 25 minutes ago )
The Latest: Outburst interrupts theater shooting trial
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local):3:05 p.m.A woman has been removed from the Colorado theater shooting trial after sh...
5:16PM ( 38 minutes ago )
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Bubba Russell grabs Limited Late Model win at Hartwell
Bubba Russell moved to the front of the Limited Late Model field Saturday night and went on to score the victory at Hartwell Speedway in Hartwell, Ga.
4:00PM ( 1 hour ago )
Orioles complete sweep of Braves
Chris Tillman took a three-hitter into the ninth inning, Jonathan Schoop and J.J. Hardy homered and the Baltimore Orioles beat the skidding Atlanta Braves 2-0 on Wednesday night for a three-game sweep.
7:05AM ( 10 hours ago )
Win streak snapped in loss to Bulls
The Gwinnett Braves rallied for two runs in the eighth inning but could not come all the way back in a 5-3 loss to the Durham Bulls on Wednesday at Coolray Field.
11:26PM ( 18 hours ago )
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LinkedIn bucks week's downward trend among social media
NEW YORK (AP) — It hasn't been a good week for social media companies, not even for the usually reliable professional networking service LinkedIn Corp.LinkedIn's adjusted earnings of 55 cents per shar...
5:20PM ( 34 minutes ago )
Facebook ready to test giant drone for Internet service
MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — Facebook says it will begin test flights later this year for a solar-powered drone with a wingspan as big as a Boeing 737, in the next stage of its campaign to deliver Intern...
5:14PM ( 40 minutes ago )
Mexico ups dollar auction to $200 million to boost peso
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's central bank said Thursday it will increase dollar auctions from $52 million to $200 million per day through the end of September to stabilize the badly weakened peso.The B...
5:03PM ( 52 minutes ago )
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Judge defends actions in country singers' divorce case
SHAWNEE, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma judge is defending his actions in allowing country music stars Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert to keep details of their divorce private.http://bit.ly/1U9ohP8Attorne...
4:48PM ( 1 hour ago )
Judge: Sale of Los Angeles convent appears to be invalid
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge said Thursday he believes a group of elderly nuns improperly sold their hilltop convent to a businesswoman but delayed any efforts by church officials to finalize a competin...
4:34PM ( 1 hour ago )
'Exorcism: Live!' to air on TV in October
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Destination America is upping its scare factor for Halloween by scheduling what it describes as a live exorcism to air Oct. 30."Exorcism: Live!" was announced Thursday at...
3:28PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Hickman dominates for Michael Head, Jr. Memorial win
Riley Hickman took the lead on the opening lap, and led the entire distance to score the win in Saturday night’s Michael Head, Jr. Memorial for the Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series at Talladega Short Track in Eastaboga, Ala.
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6:00PM ( 23 hours ago )
Gov't: Fiat Chrysler must offer to buy back 500,000 pickups
DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler must offer to buy back from customers more than 500,000 Ram pickup trucks and other vehicles in the biggest such action in U.S. history as part of a costly deal with safet...
12:29AM ( 3 days ago )