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Friday September 4th, 2015 6:31AM
Biden says 2016 bid will hinge on whether he and his family have 'emotional energy' to run
ATLANTA (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden says he is unsure if he will seek the Democratic presidential nomination, saying his decision will hinge on whether he and his family have the "emotional energy...
3:33AM ( 2 hours ago )
Domestic dispute sees Gainesville baby abandoned on Rabbittown roadway
Two Gainesville residents involved in a domestic dispute were arrested Thursday afternoon after they abandoned their baby on the side of a Rabbittown road.
8:37PM ( 9 hours ago )
Report: Dog charged police, prompting gunfire in wrong home
A dog charged police officers who entered the wrong Atlanta home searching for a burglar, prompting gunfire that seriously wounded an officer, injured the homeowner and killed the animal, according to a police report released Thursday.
6:43PM ( 11 hours ago )
Settlement reached for one Hall Co. firefighter injured in 2014 training accident
One of the Hall County firefighters injured in a training accident in July 2014 has reached a settlement with Sutphen Corporation, the company who manufactured the ladder truck that malfunctioned in the accident.
2:52PM ( 15 hours ago )
Ga. students perform better on SAT, national average drops
The Georgia Department of Education (DOE) reported Thursday that Georgia students’ SAT scores for 2015 increased five points, even as the national average dropped seven points.
2:05PM ( 16 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN Staff
Robbery suspects arrested following intensive search
Hall County authorities said an intensive search Tuesday led to two suspects in an August 23 armed robbery in Lula.
1:07PM ( 17 hours ago )
With Thomas playing only 1st quarter, No. 16 Georgia Tech routs FCS school Alcorn State 69-6
ATLANTA (AP) — Justin Thomas played only the first quarter for No. 16 Georgia Tech in a season-opening blowout, allowing a couple of newcomers to grab the spotlight.Freshman Marcus Marshall ran for 18...
12:07AM ( 6 hours ago )
The Latest: Attorney for jailed clerk says decision unprecedented in American law
ASHLAND, Ky. (AP) — The latest on the county clerk in Kentucky who has refused to issue marriage licenses since the Supreme Court legalized gay marriage (all times local):5:20 p.m.An attorney for a Ke...
6:03PM ( 12 hours ago )
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Local/State
Drowned boys, mother, buried in Syrian hometown of Kobani they fled
KUCUK KENDIRLI, Turkey (AP) — The Syrian man who survived a capsizing during a desperate voyage from Turkey to Greece, on Friday buried his wife and two sons in their hometown of Kobani, returning the...
6:06AM ( 24 minutes ago )
Police seek gunman in shooting at Sacramento college that killed 1, wounded 2
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Law officers searched for a gunman after one man was shot to death and two others wounded in a parking lot at the edge of a Sacramento community college campus, officials sai...
5:47AM ( 43 minutes ago )
State prosecutor to seek death penalty for white man accused of killing 9 black churchgoers
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The state prosecutor in charge of trying Dylann Roof in what authorities have said was the racially motivated killing of nine black people inside of a Charleston church spoke t...
5:32AM ( 58 minutes ago )
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National
(VIDEO) Game of the Week: Wolves in unusual position but fired up for McEachern challenge
Forget the 42-game win streak; forget the three straight state titles (and 10 in the past 14 seasons); Buford football still finds itself in the underdog role this week...
8:30PM ( 13 hours from now )
Week 2: Quest for playoffs begins for some regions
For several teams, the real season gets under way starting Friday.
8:00PM ( 13 hours from now )
Trojans' focus is on themselves as they open season on road
Come Friday, it will be North Hall’s chance to see if it can slow down what has so far been a dominant and punishing Jefferson ground game. But Trojans’ coach David Bishop said that’s not his team's biggest priority as it prepares to open the 2015 campaign on the road against the Dragons.
8:01PM ( 10 hours ago )
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Friday Game Night
G-Braves pull within 1 game of first place after 6-2 win
The Gwinnett Braves fell behind 2-0 on a pair of solo home runs by Christian Walker, but regrouped with six unanswered runs to defeat the Norfolk Tides 6-2 on Thursday night at Harbor Park.
10:53AM ( 4 hours from now )
Renfree sharp as Falcons hold off Ravens' comeback, 20-19
Sean Renfree threw a touchdown pass and led another scoring drive to overshadow the preseason debut of Rex Grossman as the Atlanta Falcons held off the Baltimore Ravens 20-19 on Thursday night in their final preseason game.
5:17AM ( 1 hour ago )
Softball: North Hall bounces back from early deficit to edge Stephens Co.
The North Hall softball team fought back from a two-run deficit to defeat Stephens County 3-2 on Thursday in Gainesville.
11:47PM ( 6 hours ago )
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Sports
Global stock markets sink ahead of US jobs report, resumption of China trading
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were lower Friday with Tokyo's index down 2 percent as jitters mounted before the release of the monthly U.S. jobs report and the resumption next week of...
5:31AM ( 59 minutes ago )
Disney unleashes its full marketing 'Force' with Star Wars toy launch months ahead of movie
NEW YORK (AP) — The release of the new Star Wars movie may still be months off, but Disney is unleashing its full marketing "Force" behind the launch of hundreds of toys and other items related to the...
4:27AM ( 2 hours ago )
From eggs to Christmas trees, USDA promotional programs sometimes generate controversy
WASHINGTON (AP) — The slogans are familiar: "The Incredible Edible Egg," ''Pork: The Other White Meat," and "Got Milk?"They've all been part of promotional campaigns overseen by the Agriculture Depart...
3:40AM ( 2 hours ago )
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Business
Chris Evans is feeling the pressure on his directorial debut 'Before We Go'
LOS ANGELES (AP) — What's got Captain America quaking in his boots?Actor Chris Evans, known for playing the iconic Marvel superhero, is making his directorial debut with the indie film "Before We Go"...
5:54AM ( 36 minutes ago )
Afghan artist paints over Kabul walls of war to bring beauty, healing to the people
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A city at war, the Afghan capital is among the ugliest in the world.Wide avenues once lined with rose gardens are today gridlocked streets sandwiched by concrete blast walls...
4:04AM ( 2 hours ago )
UN star-studded media blitz aims to tell 7 billion people of new development goals in 7 days
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations is launching a global campaign with a media blitz and an array of stars from Beyonce to Usain Bolt to spread news to everyone in the world about its new goals...
1:00AM ( 5 hours ago )
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Today's Survey Question
What are your plans for the Labor Day Weekend?
I'm going camping and/or boating.
I'm spending extra time with friends and family.
I'm parking in front of the TV for college football.
I'm having or attending a cook out.
All of the above
Some of the above
Nothing special, it will be like a regular weekend for me.
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Pena scores K&N Pro Series East win in wild VIR finish
Sometimes it’s good to be at the right place at the right time and that was true for Sergio Pena Saturday in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East Biscuitville 125 at Virginia International Raceway.
By Tim Southers-NASCAR Media
8:00AM ( 3 days ago )
Baden joins NGPG Radiation Oncology
Craig Baden, MD, has joined the staff of Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Radio Oncology.
By AccessWDUN staff
1:00PM ( 2 days ago )