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No injuries reported following Flowery Branch house fire
Hall County firefighters were called to the scene of a residential fire in the northern reaches of Flowery Branch Friday night.
9:39PM ( 10 hours ago )
AUDIO: Grilling safety tips to know ahead of Memorial Day weekend
With the Memorial Day holiday weekend approaching, the Afternoon News Wrap called upon Capt. Zach Brackett of Hall County Fire Services and Dr. Tawanna Strauther of the Northeast Georgia Physicians Group for some tips and tricks to help keep you safe if you plan on firing up the grill or barbecue.
9:28PM ( 10 hours ago )
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Rape suspect apprehended during drug investigation
A Gainesville man was arrested Thursday during a drug investigation, and when he was processed through the jail it was revealed he was a DNA match in a years-old rape case.
5:42PM ( 14 hours ago )
Motorcyclist, driver injured in two-vehicle crash on Ga. 365
Those trying to get an early start on their holiday travel via Ga. 365 in Stephens County likely faced frustration Friday afternoon as a portion of the highway was shut down due to a crash.
5:25PM ( 14 hours ago )
Banks/Madison standoff suspect faces robbery, assault, hijacking charges
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has released more details of Monday night's double shooting in Banks County and subsequent hours-long standoff in Madison County.
4:01PM ( 16 hours ago )
Corps among agencies stressing safety on Lanier
​Large crowds at parks and heavy boat traffic are just two of the predictions the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on Lake Lanier has made for the long holiday weekend.
3:59PM ( 16 hours ago )
Georgia officials: Woman who got Zika from partner recovers
State health officials say a woman confirmed as having the state's first sexually transmitted case of the Zika virus has recovered.
5:41AM ( 2 hours ago )
Never mind Trump, GOP uniting under banner: 'Never Hillary'
Donald Trump's best ally in winning over skeptical fellow Republicans is turning out to be Hillary Clinton
2:51AM ( 5 hours ago )
Expecting worst, holiday travelers find fast airport lines
Fast moving airport security lines at the start of the Memorial Day weekend may bode well for return travelers Monday
2:35AM ( 5 hours ago )
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Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit
The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearing lofty vows to rid the world of nuclear weapons, but they don't usually come directly from the leader of the country that dropped the bomb on them in the first place
5:32AM ( 2 hours ago )
Domestic violence accusations often leave permanent damage
Globally beloved, Johnny Depp will continue to be popular and make millions as a movie star, despite his wife's allegations that he was physically abusive throughout their relationship, but he'll have a permanent edge now that no camera lens can soften
4:08AM ( 4 hours ago )
AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week
PHOTO GALLERY: An Ultra-Orthodox Jewish boy watches a bonfire during a religious celebration in Jerusalem; protesters run from tear gas fired by Iraqi security forces in Baghdad; people walk through heavy rain during a storm in Cuzco, Peru
3:54AM ( 4 hours ago )
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Larson closing in on first NASCAR Sprint Cup win
Kyle Larson is close – and he knows it. Two weeks ago at Dover International Speedway, he ran a near second to Matt Kenseth in the AAA 400, dogging the race winner to the finish line on the final green-flag run.
8:00AM ( 21 minutes ago )
Kanaan leads Carb Day practice for Sunday’s Indy 500
He may be starting 18th in Sunday’s 100th running of the Indianapolis 500, but Tony Kanaan believes he has a car that can win the historic race.
1:54AM ( 6 hours ago )
Markakis has 2-run single in 8th, Braves top Marlins 4-2
Nick Markakis hit a tie-breaking, two-run single off third baseman Nick Prado's glove with two outs and the bases loaded in the eighth inning and the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 4-2 on Friday night for a rare home win.
11:06PM ( 9 hours ago )
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Chinese developer Wanda opens theme park to take on Disney
China's largest private property developer, the Wanda Group, opened an entertainment complex that it's positioning as a distinctly homegrown rival to Disney and its $5.5 billion Shanghai theme park opening next month
3:40AM ( 4 hours ago )
Congress' grade so far? Incomplete at best
Congress is racing toward its summer break, but like a procrastinating college kid it has tons of work to catch up on
2:54AM ( 5 hours ago )
Education Department replaces career college chain monitor
The Education Department has appointed a new lawyer to oversee the turnaround of schools once owned by Corinthian Colleges Inc., following an Associated Press review that found trouble at the schools and questioned the previous monitor's independence
2:53AM ( 5 hours ago )
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Ex-'Glee' star Mark Salling indicted on child-porn charges
Former "Glee" star Mark Salling has been charged with two counts of receiving and possessing child pornography
12:41AM ( 7 hours ago )
Now Gawker has its own billionaire backer, sort of
The courtroom fight between former pro wrestler Hulk Hogan and news-and-gossip site Gawker is becoming a battleground for Silicon Valley tycoons as well
7:32PM ( 12 hours ago )
Judge orders Johnny Depp to stay away from estranged wife
A judge has ordered Johnny Depp to stay 100 yards away from his estranged wife, actress Amber Heard
6:10PM ( 14 hours ago )
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Foyt still having fun as popular figure at Indianapolis 500
A.J. Foyt has always enjoyed a good show. He once famously took a hammer and pounded on his car during a race. He has thrown computers, helmets and sometimes punches, never worrying about beating up on his rivals.
By Michael Marot-AP Sports Writer
12:00PM ( 1 day ago )