Friday October 9th, 2015 8:06PM
1 dead, 1 wounded in shooting at Texas Southern University student-housing complex in Houston
HOUSTON (AP) — A student was killed and another person was wounded during a shooting outside at Texas Southern University student-housing complex on Friday, and police have detained two men for questi...
7:37PM ( 28 minutes ago )
Pilot killed in Pickens County crash identified
Authorities have released the identity of the pilot killed in a small plane crash in Pickens County Thursday.
5:30PM ( 2 hours ago )
Propes is new finance director for Hall County
Hall County Administrator Randy Knighton is pleased to announce that Zach Propes has been hired as the county's new Director of Financial Services.
4:39PM ( 3 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Buford assisted living facility fails health inspection
Brookdale Buford, an assisted living facility on Old Hamilton Mill Road in Buford, has failed a routine health inspection.
4:12PM ( 3 hours ago )
Forsyth Co. seek suspects in Walmart robbery
Forsyth County Sheriff's Deputies are seeking the public's help in identifying a masked man who reportedly robbed a Walmart and two women associated with him.
1:15PM ( 6 hours ago )
Clinton, O'Malley, Sanders to headline Southern forum
Three Democratic presidential candidates are scheduled to attend a Nov. 6 forum in South Carolina.
1:07PM ( 6 hours ago )
By The Associated Press
PHOTO GALLERY: Gainesville's Mule Camp Market
Mule Camp Market began a three-day run in downtown Gainesville Friday.
6:05PM ( 2 hours ago )
US stocks close out their best week of the year with a modest advance; airlines among gainers
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market closed out its best week this year with a modest gain on Friday, helped by airlines and industrial companies.Investors now turn their focus to corporate earnings, whic...
4:29PM ( 3 hours ago )
No serious injuries in Cleveland car/motorcycle collision
A motorcycle operator escaped serious injury when he was stuck from behind by a car on Helen Highway north of Cleveland Friday morning.
1:47PM ( 6 hours ago )
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As Oregon town buries campus shooting victims, strong emotions flare during president's visit
ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — Gun-rights activists and others gave voice to strong emotions on Friday when President Barack Obama came to meet privately with grieving families whose loved ones were killed on...
7:57PM ( 8 minutes ago )
Divided House GOP pressures Paul Ryan to run for speaker: 'The only guy who can unite us'
WASHINGTON (AP) — Endlessly divided, House Republicans pleaded with Rep. Paul Ryan on Friday to rescue them from their damaging leadership vacuum. But the GOP's 2012 vice presidential nominee showed l...
7:38PM ( 27 minutes ago )
Mormons gather to discuss challenges of being black in predominantly white religion
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — African-American Mormons discussed the ongoing challenges of belonging to a predominantly white religion Friday during a university conference designed to address the status of b...
7:15PM ( 50 minutes ago )
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(VIDEO) Game of the Week: GHS-Lanier to slug it out for 8-AAAAA supremacy
Both Gainesville and Lanier football hope to answer big questions on Friday night...
8:58PM ( 51 minutes from now )
(VIDEO) Week 7: Area teams facing playoff-like scenarios as region races heat up
The official start of the high school football playoffs isn't for another month. However, for some area teams, it may actually begin this Friday.
8:25PM ( 18 minutes from now )
Surprising Tigers looking to take early lead in 7-AAA
Sid Maxwell admitted he wasn’t sure what he was getting into when he decided to take the Dawson County job back in the spring.
8:02PM ( 1 day ago )
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Softball: Branch takes No. 3 seed from Region 8-AAAAA
The Flowery Branch softball team defeated Winder-Barrow 5-2 on Thursday to secure the No. 3 seed from Region 8-AAAAA.
1:55PM ( 6 hours ago )
NYC jury acquits Atlanta Hawks' Sefolosha in police fracas
Atlanta Hawks' player Thabo Sefolosha has been acquitted in a case stemming from a police fracas outside a trendy New York City nightclub.
11:26AM ( 8 hours ago )
Falcons' Roddy White upbeat after meeting with Quinn
Atlanta Falcons receiver Roddy White returned to the team Thursday and said he was encouraged about his role following a meeting with coach Dan Quinn.
10:32AM ( 9 hours ago )
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Daily fantasy sports: Could cheating allegations lead to regulation of industry? A quick Q&A
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Cheating allegations rocked the daily fantasy sports industry this week and as scrutiny mounts, a largely self-aimed spotlight has grown blindingly bright on DraftKings and FanDuel, w...
7:12PM ( 53 minutes ago )
California law boosts data protections, but activists say action still needed at federal level
NEW YORK (AP) — California will require police to get a court order before they can search messages, photos and other digital data stored on phones or company servers in the nation's most-populous sta...
6:06PM ( 1 hour ago )
US judge OKs $338 million settlement for victims of oil train disaster that killed 47
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A U.S. bankruptcy judge on Friday approved a $338 million settlement fund for victims of the fiery 2013 oil train derailment that claimed 47 lives in Quebec, clearing the way fo...
4:21PM ( 3 hours ago )
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Snoop Dogg, Jermaine Dupri, Birdman, Damon Dash to star in BET hip-hop reality show
NEW YORK (AP) — Rappers Snoop Dogg and Birdman, Grammy-winning producer Jermaine Dupri, and entrepreneur Damon Dash are among the stars of a still-untitled BET reality series, the network announced Fr...
4:48PM ( 3 hours ago )
Madonna visits Paisley Park, is serenaded by Prince during late-night private party
CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) — Some lucky music fans got to see two icons in the same room early Friday, as Prince performed for Madonna at Paisley Park.Minnesota Public Radio reports that about 30 Prince f...
4:16PM ( 3 hours ago )
Nick Jonas, rappers Rick Ross, Meek Mill, French Montana added to star-studded Tidal concert
NEW YORK (AP) — Nick Jonas and rappers Rick Ross, Meek Mill and French Montana have been added to the Tidal X concert in October, concert organizers announced Friday.Previously announced artists inclu...
3:17PM ( 4 hours ago )
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Coby keeps Modified title hopes alive with Stafford win
Three races after it appeared Doug Coby’s efforts to repeat as NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour champion were in jeopardy, he’s back in the driver’s seat.
By Jason Cunningham-NASCAR Media
12:00PM ( 3 days ago )
Boil water advisory issued for many Demorest users
Demorest Water System customers who experienced an outage or low pressure Sunday should boil water used for consumption or food preparation.
10:10PM ( 4 days ago )