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Tuesday September 1st, 2015 10:31PM
Gainesville City Council has short fuse on new fireworks law
The Gainesville City Council voted unanimously Tuesday evening to exercise the limited influence left under their jurisdiction by the General Assembly in the spectrum of consumer fireworks.
10:26PM ( 5 minutes ago )
Senate GOP leader says it will take new president to end Planned Parenthood's federal funding
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate's top Republican is conceding that his party will have to await the next president before it can cut off federal funds that go to Planned Parenthood, prompting heated rebuffs from conservatives.
9:14PM ( 1 hour ago )
Hall Co. authorities searching on foot for suspect
Hall County Sheriff's authorities are searching for a man that ran from a traffic stop.
5:13PM ( 5 hours ago )
US, global stocks fall sharply; Dow down 469 at close
NEW YORK (AP) — Markets are turning turbulent again after investors were unnerved by more signs of weakness in China, the world's second-largest economy.U.S. stocks sank 3 percent Tuesday, their third...
4:40PM ( 5 hours ago )
Code Orange air quality alert for Hall, other north Ga. counties
An air quality alert has been issued for Hall and a number of other north Georgia counties for Wednesday.
4:38PM ( 5 hours ago )
Victim remains hospitalized after weekend Helen assault
Helen Police Chief Brian Stephens has released details of an assault that left a Cleveland man seriously injured early Saturday.
3:47PM ( 6 hours ago )
Labor Day adjustments to Gainesville garbage, recycling pickups announced
Adjustments will be made early next week to the garbage and recycling pickups in the city of Gainesville because of the Labor Day holiday.
4:17PM ( 6 hours ago )
Teens, woman charged in Banks County child molestation case
The Banks County Sheriff's Office has charged a Maysville woman and two teens as part of an ongoing child molestation investigation.
3:22PM ( 7 hours ago )
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Local/State
In Alaska wilderness, Obama stares down melting glacier to sound alarm on climate change
SEWARD, Alaska (AP) — President Barack Obama stared down a melting glacier in Alaska on Tuesday in a dramatic use of his presidential pulpit to sound the alarm on climate change.From a distance, Exit...
9:40PM ( 50 minutes ago )
Police in northern Illinois hunt for 3 suspects with dogs, helicopters after officer shot dead
FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — Police in helicopters, with dogs and armed with rifles were conducting a massive manhunt in northern Illinois on Tuesday after an officer was fatally shot while pursuing a group...
9:30PM ( 1 hour ago )
Suburban Detroit man sentenced to life in prison for bludgeoning octogenarian parents to death
PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — A 54-year-old suburban Detroit man has been sentenced to life in prison for beating his 87-year-old father and 85-year-old mother to death with hammers.Oakland County Circuit Jud...
9:17PM ( 1 hour ago )
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National
Win streak on the line, start of a campaign feature on air during Week 2
The talk will undoubtedly center on the number 42 this week -- when the real discussion should be on the football, which promises to be interesting indeed when Buford travels to face McEachern on Friday in Week 2 of the 2015 high school football season.
6:58PM ( 3 hours ago )
(VIDEO) Player of the Week: Wood's second dominating night earns Jefferson RB award
Heading into the season Jefferson coaches and players knew that Colby Wood would be an asset...
11:15AM ( 11 hours ago )
5 things: What we learned from Week 1 of high school football
Here’s a look at five things we learned from week 1 of the high school football season...
5:17PM ( 1 day ago )
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Friday Game Night
Softball: Buford edges Grayson, 3-2
The Buford softball team pulled ahead in the seventh inning to knock off Grayson 3-2 on Monday in Grayson.
11:32AM ( 10 hours ago )
Lambert picked as starting quarterback for No. 9 Georgia
With less than a week to go before the season opener, No. 9 Georgia finally has a starting quarterback.
10:33AM ( 11 hours ago )
Falcons' offense has issues entering final preseason game
The Atlanta Falcons' most glaring unanswered questions are on offense as they began a short practice week before their final preseason game against Baltimore on Thursday night.
9:52AM ( 12 hours ago )
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Sports
'Concussion' director defends film, says no compromises were made for NFL
NEW YORK (AP) — A day after its trailer debuted online, the Will Smith football head-trauma film "Concussion" is already sparking controversy.Citing studio emails leaked in the hack of Sony Pictures,...
10:04PM ( 26 minutes ago )
Yahoo's Mayer among many CEOs that face balancing act announcing health or personal news
NEW YORK (AP) — Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is promising to be away from the job for just a "limited time" when she gives birth to twins later this year, but the development only adds to the uncertainty s...
6:48PM ( 3 hours ago )
McDonald's says its breakfast menu will be available all day starting on Oct. 6
NEW YORK (AP) — If you're one of those people who hates missing the end of breakfast hours at McDonald's, hang on just a little longer: the chain says its breakfast menu will be available all day star...
6:48PM ( 3 hours ago )
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Business
Baseball, chicken wings, Ellen and the White House: Meet the 2016 Miss America hopefuls
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — This year, Georgia is from Oklahoma — Georgia Frazier, that is, a cancer survivor and daughter of a former New York Yankees pitcher who holds an inauspicious World Series re...
8:07PM ( 2 hours ago )
Vice President Joe Biden to appear as guest on Stephen Colbert's 'Late Show'
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden will be among Stephen Colbert's inaugural guests on "The Late Show."CBS announced Tuesday that Biden will join previously announced guests Uber CEO Travis K...
7:25PM ( 3 hours ago )
Television producer David Hill, movie producer Reginald Hudlin announced for Oscars telecast
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences says David Hill and Reginald Hudlin will produce the 88th Oscars telecast.Hill is a 25-year Fox veteran and former chairman and CEO o...
5:58PM ( 4 hours ago )
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Entertainment
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NASCAR Notebook: Dillon determined to gain ground
Chris Buescher gambled at Bristol and almost came up big. The key word in the previous sentence: ‘Almost.’
8:00AM ( 4 days ago )
Piedmont welcomes largest-ever freshman class
Piedmont College students—including a record number of freshmen in the Class of 2019—opened the fall semester with a traditional Convocation service recently that marked the college’s 118th year.
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10:28AM ( 12 hours ago )