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Tuesday July 28th, 2015 6:27AM
Boy Scouts of America to allow gay adult leaders
NEW YORK (AP) — The Boy Scouts of America has ended its blanket ban on gay adult leaders but will allow church-sponsored Scout units to maintain the exclusion for religious reasons.The new policy, aim...
1:44AM ( 4 hours ago )
White County detainee walks away from work detail
Numerous law enforcement agencies are working to help locate a White County detainee who walked away from a work detail at the White County Courthouse Monday afternoon.
8:56PM ( 9 hours ago )
By Dean Dyer
Authorities seize crystal meth worth nearly $33,000
Authorities made four arrests and seized 11.5 ounces of crystal methamphetamine in a four-agency drug trafficking investigation spanning two states.
7:02PM ( 11 hours ago )
Hall Co School Board approves construction at East Hall, looks at AP scores
The Hall County School Board approved a SPLOST IV request and talked Advanced Placement scores at their board meeting Monday night.
6:31PM ( 11 hours ago )
VIDEO: Man on the Street: Did last week's theater shooting change your opinion on going to the movies?
For this week's Man on the Street feature, WDUN's Russell Brown asked North Georgia residents if last week's Louisiana theater shooting would impact the way they go see movies.
4:33PM ( 13 hours ago )
Family of three arrested, charged for assaulting neighbor and killing his dog
Three men are behind bars facing assault charges for fighting with a 55-year-old man and shooting his dog Sunday.
1:55PM ( 16 hours ago )
Funeral set for Naval officer slain in Tennessee attack
The funeral is set for a Naval officer who was fatally shot during attacks on military facilities in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
6:07AM ( 20 minutes ago )
Savannah port moves a record 3.6M cargo containers
Buoyed in part by labor woes on the West Coast, the booming seaports in Savannah and Brunswick saw another fiscal year of record-smashing amounts of cargo moving across their docks, the Georgia Ports Authority reported Monday.
5:52AM ( 35 minutes ago )
House, Senate on collision course in highway debate
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senators overruled heated conservative opposition Monday and added a measure reviving the federal Export-Import Bank to must-pass highway legislation. But House Republicans declared...
12:46AM ( 5 hours ago )
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Local/State
Libya court sentences Gadhafi son to death for 2011 killings
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — A court in Libya's capital convicted a son of Moammar Gadhafi of murder and inciting genocide during the country's 2011 uprising on Tuesday, sentencing him to death in absentia.T...
6:10AM ( 16 minutes ago )
NATO holding rare emergency meeting at Turkey's request
BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO's secretary-general said Tuesday that the alliance "stands in strong solidarity with our ally Turkey," as ambassadors gathered for a rare emergency meeting about the threat faced...
6:04AM ( 22 minutes ago )
10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. NATO MEETS IN EMERGENCY SESSIONTurkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Turkey is asking th...
5:43AM ( 43 minutes ago )
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National
Glimpse at Falcons as they set to open training camp on Friday
The Atlanta Falcons will open training camp on Friday in Flowery Branch with a new head coach and several new faces in key positions. With that in mind here's a glimpse at what the Falcons are facing as they begin the stretch run in preparation for the 2015 season...
11:52AM ( 5 hours from now )
Braves drop another heartbreaker
The Atlanta Braves wasted an outstanding pitching performance by Alex Wood and put a damper on a special night for Nick Markakis.
7:58AM ( 1 hour from now )
11th-inning home run dooms Braves in loss to Orioles
Matt Wieters homered leading off the 11th inning, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Atlanta Braves 2-1 Monday night for their third straight victory.
11:18PM ( 7 hours ago )
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Sports
Q&A: What stock market tumble means for China, rest of world
BEIJING (AP) — China's stock market tumbled this week despite a massive government intervention aimed at halting a slide in prices that began last month following an explosive rise. On Monday, the Sha...
5:58AM ( 28 minutes ago )
China stocks fall for second day, Europe rises
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese stocks fell further Tuesday after suffering their biggest drop in eight years the previous day while most other Asian markets declined and Europe rose.KEEPING SCORE: The Shangh...
5:20AM ( 1 hour ago )
Greece, rescue creditors in 2nd day of talks on new lifeline
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Emissaries from Greece's international creditors are holding a second day of preparatory talks with Greek officials, ahead of higher-level negotiations later this week on the cou...
5:10AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Business
True-crime author Ann Rule dies at age 83
SEATTLE (AP) — True-crime writer Ann Rule signed a contract to write a book about an unknown Seattle serial killer six months before he was identified as her co-worker Ted Bundy, who shared the night...
4:34AM ( 1 hour ago )
'The Book of Mormon' satirical musical finally in Utah
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The biting satirical musical that mocks Mormons has finally come to the heart of Mormonlandia, starting a sold-out, two-week run Tuesday at a Salt Lake City theater two blocks fr...
3:48AM ( 2 hours ago )
Bobby Brown 'completely numb' after death of daughter
ATLANTA (AP) — R&B singer Bobby Brown said Monday that his daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, was "an angel" and that the family must find a way to honor her memory.Bobbi Kristina, the daughter of singer...
12:41AM ( 5 hours ago )
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Entertainment
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NASCAR Notebook: Kyle Busch blazes into Indianapolis
Kyle Busch has been racking up victories at a rapid pace. The No. 18 Toyota driver has won the past two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races and three of the last four.
By NASCAR Wire Service
8:00AM ( 3 days ago )
US stocks sink; S&P 500 index notches another losing week
The U.S. stock market capped a four-day losing streak with its biggest drop of the week.Disappointing quarterly results and outlooks from several companies pulled the major stock indexes sharply lower...
4:53PM ( 3 days ago )