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Hall County deputies find stolen truck, catch fleeing suspect, girlfriend
A man and woman are behind bars in Hall County in connection to a stolen box truck out of Lamar County.
11:05AM ( 1 hour ago )
GBI announces reward in Rabun County Bank robbery
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation announced today that a $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the man responsible for the robbery of Rabun County Bank earlier this year.
11:03AM ( 1 hour ago )
Hall school tax increase in the works; public hearings scheduled
The Hall County Board of Education Friday announced its intention to increase the property taxes it will levy this year by 1.08 percentage over the rollback millage rate.
10:10AM ( 2 hours ago )
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Three people displaced by Spring Road fire in Hall County
A mobile home on Spring Road in Hall County was destroyed by fire early Friday morning.
6:43AM ( 5 hours ago )
Arrest made 4 years after Monroe banker found dead in well
An Athens man has been arrested on murder charges more than four years after his business partner's body was found in a well.
5:16AM ( 6 hours ago )
By Associated Press
AUDIO: Legal expert discusses federal lawsuits levied by eleven states over transgender bathroom policies
Georgia recently joined ten other states in deciding to sue the federal government over policies that would allow transgender students to use the school bathroom of their choice. Legal expert Byron Henry joined the Afternoon News Wrap this week to discuss how the battle may shake out once the dust has settled.
10:27PM ( 13 hours ago )
By Afternoon News Wrap
US consumer sentiment jumps in May to highest in year
Americans turned more optimistic about the economy in May than the previous month, buoyed by low interest rates on home and car purchases
10:28AM ( 1 hour ago )
8 automakers recall over 12M vehicles for Takata air bags
Eight automakers are recalling more than 12 million vehicles in the U.S. to replace potentially dangerous Takata air bag inflators
8:46AM ( 3 hours ago )
Obama at Hiroshima: 'Death fell from the sky'
Barack Obama on Friday paid tribute to the "silent cry" of the 140,000 people killed by the world's first atomic bomb attack and sought to bring global attention to his unfulfilled vision of a world without nuclear weapons
6:20AM ( 5 hours ago )
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IOC: 23 positives in retests of samples from London Olympics
Nearly two dozen athletes tested positive in reanalysis of their doping samples from the 2012 London Olympics, adding to the more than 30 already caught in retesting from the 2008 Beijing Games
11:01AM ( 1 hour ago )
Putin visits Greece for energy, investment talks
Russia's president arrived in financially struggling Greece, for a visit that will include a trip to a secluded, male-only Christian Orthodox sanctuary in the country's north
10:36AM ( 1 hour ago )
US stocks edge higher, led by consumer companies and banks
US stocks are making small gains and consumer products companies and banks are up the most
10:33AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Basketball: Area coaches see a 'positive' change to GHSA finals move
The response amongst northeast Georgia's coaches was overwhelmingly positive following the Georgia High School Association's announcement on Thursday that it will no longer hold its annual basketball championship games in the Macon Coliseum.
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VIDEO: Historic postseason brought countless top plays
This year provided perhaps the most successful overall postseason campaign in the history of the sport in this area. And we have compiled some of the best highlights involved in that campaign here...
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NASCAR pushes foward more lower downforce for 2017
You didn’t need a test or a complicated data set to understand the effects of NASCAR’s trend toward lower downforce in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series.
12:00PM ( 11 minutes ago )
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US stocks rise, led by drug and consumer product makers
US stocks are making small gains as drugmakers and consumer products companies rise
11:35AM ( 35 minutes ago )
Researchers: Asian bank hacks may be linked to North Korea
Cybersecurity researchers said North Korea might be connected to several recent attacks on global banks
11:18AM ( 52 minutes ago )
US consumer sentiment up in May to highest in nearly a year
US consumer sentiment jumps in May to highest in nearly a year on more jobs, income
11:14AM ( 56 minutes ago )
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'Hamilton' branded goods now available far from New York
In another sign that the Broadway smash "Hamilton" has become a phenomenon, you will soon be able to buy branded T-Shirts, caps, water bottles and hoodies far from New York City
11:46AM ( 25 minutes ago )
Concert on beach heralds start of summer at Jersey shore
More than 1,000 people have kicked off the summer season on the Jersey shore with a free concert on the boardwalk in Seaside Heights
10:10AM ( 2 hours ago )
NBC's 'Red Nose Day Special' raises $30M for kids' charities
NBC's "Red Nose Day Special" mixed comedy and musical performances with heartfelt pleas for children in need, raising more than $30 million that will benefit children's charities around the world
9:06AM ( 3 hours ago )
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How will the government audit focusing on Hillary Clinton's email practices as secretary of state affect her campaign?
It will have little if any impact.
It'll do some damage, but it's not a game changer.
It's the beginning of the end for her bid for the White House.
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McIntosh tames Crossville Speedway for SNBS victory
Donald McIntosh beat out Mike Marlar to score his first career Southern Nationals Bonus Series victory Saturday night in the Plateau 50 at Crossville Speedway in Crossville, Tenn.
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4:00PM ( 3 days ago )