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Collins has no problem with four challengers, easily wins third term in Washington
Despite being challenged by four other Republicans, Doug Collins of Gainesville handily won re-election as Georgia's Ninth District Congressman in Tuesday's General Primary.
10:30PM ( 8 hours ago )
UPDATE: Isakson wins GOP primary, will compete for third US Senate term against Democrat Barksdale
U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson, who crushed two long-shot challengers to earn a bid for a third term, will face Democrat and political newcomer Jim Barksdale in November race
10:08PM ( 9 hours ago )
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GOP governors ask FCC to address illegal prison cellphones
Ten Republican governors - including Georgia's Nathan Deal - want the Federal Communications Commission to give states more autonomy to apply technology that can stop prison inmates from using smuggled cellphones.
8:02PM ( 11 hours ago )
By Associated Press
Atlanta selected to host Super Bowl thanks in large part to stadium investment
The NFL awarded Super Bowls to Atlanta, Miami and Los Angeles, three cities that made significant financial investments in new stadiums or recently upgraded an existing one. Atlanta will host the game in 2019, followed by Miami (2020) and Los Angeles (2021), it was announced Tuesday at the NFL owners meetings.
7:59PM ( 11 hours ago )
By The Associated Press
Unicoi offering aerial adventure park beginning Thursday
Just in time for summer, Unicoi State Park and Lodge has rolled out its new aerial adventure park.
3:03PM ( 16 hours ago )
Self-control urged, as ballot selfies are banned in Georgia
​State election officials are taking to social media, warning Georgia voters to resist the urge to snap photos, or ``selfies,'' inside voting booths.
1:24PM ( 17 hours ago )
Protests turn violent outside Trump rally in New Mexico
Protests outside Trump rally in New Mexico turns violent, some police officers injured
5:37AM ( 1 hour ago )
PHOTO GALLERY: Election day sights around Hall County, North Georgia
Check out a few photos from our news coverage area for the May 24, 2016 General Primary election.
11:59PM ( 7 hours ago )
Georgia primary voters stick with challenged incumbents
Though nobody named Trump or Clinton was on the ballot Tuesday, Georgia voters still turned out to decide the fates of several incumbents in primary elections across the state.
10:21PM ( 8 hours ago )
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Official: Ukrainian pilot released in Russia, returning home
An official in the Ukrainian presidential administration says Russia has released jailed pilot Nadezhda Savchenko and she is being flown to Ukraine, as part of a swap for two Russian servicemen imprisoned in Ukraine
6:52AM ( 15 minutes ago )
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6:45AM ( 22 minutes ago )
Solar-powered plane's latest leg: Ohio to Pennsylvania
A solar-powered airplane has taken off from the Ohio hometown of American aviation pioneers Wilbur and Orville Wright on the latest leg of its journey around the world
6:23AM ( 44 minutes ago )
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Baseball: 2016 a disappointment? No way
It was a lot to expect coming into the 2016 season for area baseball teams coming off the heels of arguably the best season ever for area teams in 2015...
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Drag racing legend Muldowney having cancerous lung removed
Drag racing legend Shirley Muldowney is having surgery to remove a cancerous lung.
1:52AM ( 5 hours ago )
Breck Davidson Named to 2016 ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Division III All-Region Team
Piedmont College baseball senior Breck Davidson has been honored with a spot on the 2016 ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Division III All-Region Third Team, marking his first time on the listing.
11:14PM ( 7 hours ago )
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Greek market cheer after creditors OK loan, eye debt relief
Greece's borrowing costs are at a six-month low and Athens stocks have posted gains after international creditors approved a substantial batch of bailout loans for the debt-crippled country
6:25AM ( 42 minutes ago )
German Cabinet finalizing details on migrant integration
Chancellor Angela Merkel's Cabinet approved a raft of new measures combining "opportunities and obligations" designed to help Germany deal with the influx of some 1.1 million asylum seekers registered as entering the country last year
6:09AM ( 58 minutes ago )
Global stock markets rally on US recovery hopes
Global stock markets are rallying Wednesday as solid U.S. housing sales data raised expectations for a strong recovery in the world's largest economy
5:55AM ( 1 hour ago )
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The Avengers heed call to visit teen battling cancer
The Avengers carry out star-studded mission to lift spirits of California teen battling cancer
5:01AM ( 2 hours ago )
Obama uses light moment with rapper to espouse free speech
President Barack Obama's parting shot before leaving communist Vietnam: let people express themselves
4:47AM ( 2 hours ago )
Casino magnate Wynn envisions water paradise in dry Nevada
A Las Vegas casino magnate is proposing an extravagant water paradise in drought-stricken Nevada
4:13AM ( 2 hours ago )
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Smith doubles up with Senoia Raceway Late Model wins
Clint ‘Cat Daddy’ Smith led every lap Saturday night to claim his second Super Late Model feature victory of the season at Senoia Raceway in Senoia, Georgia.
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4:00PM ( 15 hours ago )