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South Carolina lawmakers begin debate over Confederate flag
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina lawmakers on Monday began debating whether to bring the Confederate flag down outside the Capitol, starting with a pair of senators — one white, one black — whose...
3:44PM ( 17 minutes ago )
US stocks fall after Greek 'no' vote; European markets sink
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks in the U.S. fell broadly in afternoon trading Monday following sharper drops in Europe and Asia as Greeks voted to reject the spending cuts and tax increases demanded by its cre...
3:27PM ( 34 minutes ago )
Two Forsyth teens busted for theft with social media post
Two teenagers are facing theft charges for stealing a sweet tea container from a South Forsyth Subway after a store employee identified them on a video of the incident posted on social media by one of the suspects.
2:00PM ( 2 hours ago )
Weekend rains delay work on Cleveland Bypass; closure set for next Monday
Weekend rains have delayed a planned road closure that was to start today in Cleveland.
9:26AM ( 6 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
AAA: July 4 gas prices lowest in six years across the nation
Fourth of July gas prices in Georgia the lowest since 2010
6:27AM ( 9 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Drone supporters say ban around Georgia Capitol goes too far
Drone enthusiasts are calling a ban on the unmanned vehicles within five miles of Georgia's Capitol an overreach of authority by state officials, while agency officials argue the change is necessary and follows federal guidelines.
5:21AM ( 10 hours ago )
By Associated Press
Court: Georgia official can set Vidalia onion packing date
Georgia's agriculture commissioner can set a packing date for the state's famed Vidalia onions, an appeals court has ruled.
1:44PM ( 2 hours ago )
Man drowns in Chattahoochee River northwest of Atlanta
Authorities say they've recovered the body of a man who went missing while swimming in the Chattahoochee River in Cobb County.
8:15AM ( 7 hours ago )
Greece enters uncharted territory after referendum 'no' vote
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece lurched into uncharted territory and an uncertain future in Europe's common currency Sunday after voters overwhelmingly rejected demands by international creditors for mor...
7:06AM ( 8 hours ago )
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Local/State
Condemned Boston Marathon bomber files motion for new trial
BOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev filed a motion for a new trial Monday, less than two weeks after he was formally sentenced to death for the 2013 attack.The motion di...
3:52PM ( 9 minutes ago )
'Stunning' number of large drug doses by doctor, expert says
DETROIT (AP) — Patients of a Detroit-area doctor received "stunning" doses of a powerful, expensive drug that exposed them to life-threatening infections, an expert testified Monday as a judge heard d...
3:49PM ( 12 minutes ago )
After vote win, Greek leaders face pressure to restart talks
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Despite triumphing in a popular vote against austerity, Greece's leaders Monday faced the urgent need to heal ties with European creditors and reach a financial rescue deal to pr...
3:39PM ( 22 minutes ago )
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National
Carli Lloyd becomes Captain America for US women
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — For a brief time Sunday night, Carli Lloyd's Wikipedia page listed her position as "President of the United States."More like Captain America.Lloyd scored three goal...
8:05AM ( 7 hours ago )
Earnhardt, Jr. wins, Austin Dillon crashes hard at Daytona
Dale Earnhardt, Jr. endured a weekend of rain, a three-hour-plus pre-race delay, and nine caution flags to win the Coke-Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway early Monday morning.
3:15AM ( 12 hours ago )
Lloyd hat trick leads US over Japan 5-2 for World Cup title
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Carli Lloyd lives for the big moment. She had her biggest on Sunday night — and gave the United States its record third Women's World Cup title.Lloyd scored three ti...
1:06AM ( 14 hours ago )
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Sports
Q&A: As Obama health law survives, GOP split over next move
WASHINGTON (AP) — Having lost their latest war against President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, Republicans must decide how to wage battles that could fan the issue for the 2016 elections.Last m...
3:02PM ( 59 minutes ago )
Greece's departing finance minister, brash to the end
Greece's departing Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis resigned Monday with the same dramatic flair with which he served.The brash, outspoken leader, who frequently showed up at meetings on his motorbik...
3:00PM ( 1 hour ago )
Owner of 'Tetris' rights takes Hawaii home, ranch off grid
HONOLULU (AP) — High above the bustling city of Honolulu, in a quiet, exclusive hillside neighborhood where some of the island's wealthiest residents live, there is an extravagant home that's not quit...
2:54PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Business
Broadway's Idina Menzel readies US tour like a pop star
NEW YORK (AP) — Idina Menzel, who has crossed over from the Broadway stage to the Billboard charts, is still surprised that she's able to sell concert tickets like a proper pop star."It's hard to cros...
1:39PM ( 2 hours ago )
Review: 'Tangerine' a vital peek into unseen LA street lives
Caitlyn Jenner and her glamorous Vanity Fair cover brought unprecedented visibility to transgender women. Laverne Cox, the first transgender actress to win an Emmy Award, fronted Time magazine, an ima...
12:57PM ( 3 hours ago )
Rock opera 'Deep Love' takes the long road to NYC
NEW YORK (AP) — There's not much to do in eastern Idaho in the winter. It's freezing, windy and depressing. Why not create a musical?Stay-inside weather — plus a healthy dose of heartache — helped spa...
10:00AM ( 6 hours ago )
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Entertainment
Today's Survey Question
Should the U.S. eavesdrop on the leaders of its allies?
No
Yes, we should keep tabs on what they're really saying.
Yes, but only in cases where there are serious suspicions about the leader's motives.
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McDowell dominates for Rome Super Late Model victory
Dale McDowell took the Super Late Model field at Rome Speedway by storm Sunday night.
By Jeff Smith
4:00PM ( 4 days ago )
Lobby of new Brenau physical therapy school named for Ralph & Mary Cleveland
In celebration of a major gift to the Brenau University ForeverGold campaign, the lobby of Brenau's physical therapy school at the Brenau Downtown Center was dedicated Friday in memory of Ralph W. Cleveland and in honor of his wife, Mary Cleveland.
By AccessWDUN staff
2:00PM ( 2 days ago )