Monday November 30th, 2015 5:36PM
Longtime Habersham County Clerk of Court Ernest Nations to be remembered
Longtime former Habersham County Clerk of Court Ernest Nations Jr. died Sunday, Nov. 29, following an extended illness.
3:52PM ( 1 hour ago )
Hall deputies arrest Nov. 21 chase suspect
A Gainesville man wanted for allegedly sideswiping a patrol car on Highway 365 a week ago was arrested over the weekend.
3:06PM ( 2 hours ago )
Man struck by car, killed on Athens Hwy. south of Gainesville
Charges are pending in a weekend accident that killed a pedestrian on Athens Highway.
1:34PM ( 4 hours ago )
Georgia's Mark Richt not done coaching, will listen to anyone interested in giving him a job
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Mark Richt remains interested in another coaching job and said Monday he will listen "to anybody who has interest in me" as he prepares for his final game as Georgia's coach.Georgia...
1:10PM ( 4 hours ago )
Flowery Branch man charged with Thanksgiving Day attack on juveniles
Flowery Branch police have arrested a man for a Thanksgiving Day assault on two juveniles.
12:49PM ( 4 hours ago )
Three men seriously injured in Forsyth Co. ATV crash
Three men are recovering from serious injuries following an ATV (all terrain vehicle) crash late Saturday night in Forsyth County.
12:15PM ( 5 hours ago )
Early signs of weak holiday spending send retail stocks lower as traders return from holiday
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks closed modestly lower on Monday, as traders returned from the Thanksgiving holiday to focus on the early signs of how the holiday shopping season may turn out and where interest...
4:36PM ( 59 minutes ago )
Retailers roll out online deals for Cyber Monday, expected to rack up over $3 billion in sales
NEW YORK (AP) — Shoppers traded bricks for clicks on Monday, flocking online to snap up "Cyber Monday" deals on everything from cashmere sweaters to Star Wars toys.Now that shoppers are online all the...
3:48PM ( 1 hour ago )
McCarthy predicts no shutdown over Planned Parenthood as deadline looms for big spending bill
WASHINGTON (AP) — A top House leader predicted Monday that Washington will avoid stumbling into a government shutdown next week over a tea party-backed drive to take away Planned Parenthood's funding....
2:49PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Authorities: Police shooting of black teen cited in online threat against U of Chicago
CHICAGO (AP) — Federal authorities say an online threat against white males at the University of Chicago that led the school to cancel classes Monday appears to have been motivated by the police shoot...
5:13PM ( 22 minutes ago )
Prosecutors charge 4 in shooting of Minneapolis protesters; mayor calls for encampment to end
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Four men were charged Monday in last week's shooting of demonstrators protesting the killing of a black man by Minneapolis police, while the city's mayor separately asked the protes...
5:08PM ( 27 minutes ago )
Another flurry of flags have NFL fans, players and coaches fuming
DENVER (AP) — Denver Broncos safety T.J. Ward, one of the most-flagged and heavily fined players in the NFL this season, recently ripped the officials, suggesting the way to fix the league's spotty of...
5:06PM ( 29 minutes ago )
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5 things: What we learned from the quarterfinal round of the high school football playoffs
Here’s a look at five things we learned from the quarterfinal round of the state playoffs...
7:00AM ( 10 hours ago )
PLAYOFFS: Three goes into four, as area trio earn semifinal berths
Once the dust settled on Friday night, northeast Georgia found three teams still standing in the state football playoffs -- and it was so nearly four...
9:01AM ( 2 days ago )
(VIDEO) Class AAAAAA: Mill Creek routs Archer to advance to first semifinals
Mill Creek used a dominating defensive performance to whip Archer 23-0 and advance to its first-ever semifinals in a Class AAAAAA quarterfinal matchup Friday night at Mill Creek Community Stadium.
8:58AM ( 2 days ago )
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UNG women's soccer lands five on D2CCA All-Region team
The University of North Georgia women's soccer team had five student-athletes selected to the 2015 D2CCA All-Southeast Region Team as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America on Monday.
10:32AM ( 7 hours ago )
Georgia's Richt stepping down following 'mutual' decision
Mark Richt stepped down as Georgia's coach Sunday, leaving stunned players with one final bowl game with the man who ranks second in wins in school history.
7:35AM ( 10 hours ago )
Falcons' slump deepens in 20-10 loss to Vikings
Matt Ryan heard some of the loudest boos of his career after another Falcons loss...
8:13PM ( 21 hours ago )
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Climate talks: World leaders gather outside Paris to try to save the Earth from overheating
LE BOURGET, France (AP) — With dramatic vows to save future generations from an overheated planet, the largest gathering ever of world leaders began two weeks of talks Monday aimed at producing the mo...
4:23PM ( 1 hour ago )
Top carbon culprits US, China, India circle diplomatic nuances of roles, responsibilities
LE BOURGET, France (AP) — Call them the culprits of carbon.Leaders of the United States, China and India — the world's top three carbon polluters — engaged in some private diplomacy Monday on the side...
4:12PM ( 1 hour ago )
The Latest: US House leader says no taxpayer money should be committed to climate deal
PARIS (AP) — The latest news from the U.N. climate conference that began Monday in Paris. All times local:9:15 p.m.U.S. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy says the House will not go along if Preside...
3:16PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Cleveland lakefront Superman monument plan calls for 36-foot tall, stainless steel statue
CLEVELAND (AP) — The city's planning commission has approved an early conceptual design of a Superman monument for the city's lakefront.The project is intended to celebrate Cleveland's role in the bir...
1:28PM ( 4 hours ago )
Discovery Channel's 'Racing Extinction' documentary sounds warning in around-the-world debut
LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Discovery Channel's "Racing Extinction" debuts worldwide, the documentary's creators will be looking for more than ratings and critical reaction. It's action they're after.Osca...
1:20PM ( 4 hours ago )
Music Review: Pop goes the pontiff: Pope Francis woos the faithful with rock on 'Wake Up!'
Pope Francis, "Wake Up!" (Believe Digital)He's a global pinup who fills stadiums and thrills fans. And now Pope Francis has released what is, essentially, a rock album.He doesn't sing, but the pontiff...
12:23PM ( 5 hours ago )
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Today's Survey Question
How would you assess the French government's response to the terror attacks in Paris?
It's been spot on.
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VIDEO: Races won, Champions crowned in NASCAR finales at Homestead
After 10 months, 35 races, nine elimination races, a lot of racing and just as much drama, it all came down to the final restart. Kyle Busch surged ahead of leader Brad Keselowski with just seven laps left in Sunday night’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
2:00PM ( 4 days ago )