Thursday October 27th, 2016 6:59AM
GDOL: NE Georgia jobless rate rises three-tenths of a point, Gainesville rate holds steady
The Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday morning that the unemployment rate in the Northeast Georgia region in September was 5.3 percent, while the rate for the Gainesville metro was 4.4 percent.
6:05AM ( 54 minutes ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
University of West Georgia student shot dead off campus
A University of West Georgia student has been shot to death just north of the school's campus in Carrollton.
5:01AM ( 1 hour ago )
By Associated Press
Detective says mother is not a suspect in hot car death case
A detective testified the mother of a toddler who died after being left in a hot SUV is not a suspect in her son's death.
9:06PM ( 9 hours ago )
By The Associated Press
Habersham County woman awaits sentencing in 2014 death of motorcyclist
A Habersham County woman remains in the Hall County jail awaiting sentencing in the death of a motorcyclist almost two years ago.
2:32PM ( 16 hours ago )
Suwanee city council approves three sidewalk projects, continues trail connection efforts
Suwanee city council on Tuesday opted to move forward with three sidewalk projects for the city, and simultaneously continued its effort to connect the local multi-use trail system — not only within Suwanee, but all of western Gwinnett County.
12:51PM ( 18 hours ago )
Head-on Habersham wreck injures two people
A head-on wreck near Clarkesville injured both drivers Wednesday morning.
10:51AM ( 20 hours ago )
Ex-Warner Robins Little League official accused of theft
The ex-president of the Warner Robins American Little League has been indicted on theft and identity fraud charges
5:35AM ( 1 hour ago )
Man gets 9 years for pimping 17-year-old from Atlanta hotel
A man has pleaded guilty to pimping a 17-year-old girl in an Atlanta hotel room after claiming she could earn money for college by working for him
4:17AM ( 2 hours ago )
2 studies point to lack of campaign substance on newscasts
Two studies of broadcast newscasts illustrate how this presidential campaign differs from most recent ones, with a lack of substantive issues being discussed
5:34PM ( 13 hours ago )
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UN preparing for possible chemical attack in Iraq's Mosul
The United Nations' refugee agency is shipping tents, blankets and other aid from the United Arab Emirates to northern Iraq to help those affected by the military campaign to retake Mosul from the Islamic State group
6:07AM ( 51 minutes ago )
UNICEF says school attack a potential war crime
The U.N. Children's agency says airstrikes in Syria's rebel-held northern Idlib province a day earlier may be the deadliest attack on a school since the country's war began nearly six years ago, leaving 22 children and six of their teachers killed
6:03AM ( 55 minutes ago )
Bulldozers start demolishing French migrant camp
Bulldozers have started demolishing the makeshift migrant camp of the port city of Calais, one day after French authorities declared it empty
5:39AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Jefferson, Stephens County battle for chance to stake 8-AAAA claim
Both Jefferson and Stephens County know the window of opportunity to grab a Region 8-AAAA championship is open for the first time on Friday night...
6:17PM ( 11 hours from now )
Softball: Area teams begin final quest for state titles
It figures to be a grueling three-day gauntlett for all four of the northeast Georgia teams that advanced to the Elite 8 of the state softball tournament at the Olympic Softball Complex.
2:04PM ( 7 hours from now )
Volleyball: North Hall's historic season comes to an end; Buford moves on to title match
Buford volleyball will play for a second straight state title, while North Hall saw its historic run come to an end on Wednesday.
7:09AM ( 9 minutes from now )
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Aetna tops Street 3Q expectations, narrows 2016 forecast
Aetna's third-quarter earnings climbed 8 percent and beat Wall Street forecasts, as cost cutting and a growing government business helped the health insurer counter higher costs from coverage it sells on the Affordable Care Act's public exchanges
6:44AM ( 14 minutes ago )
Belgium reaches deal on EU-Canada free trade deal
The Belgian government has reached a deal to back a free trade deal between the European Union and Canada on the day the agreement was supposed to be officially signed with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau
6:34AM ( 24 minutes ago )
EU-Canada summit to sign trade deal postponed as talks go on
Talks to have one of Belgium's regions lift a veto on the European Union's free trade deal with Canada continue on the day that the landmark agreement was supposed to be officially signed in Brussels
6:02AM ( 56 minutes ago )
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5:31AM ( 1 hour ago )
Federal tech innovation service to be led by Ex-Pixar exec
A former Pixar executive who won the first ever Oscar for software is taking over a U.S. government agency responsible for improving federal digital technology
3:34AM ( 3 hours ago )
Armed with faith: Movie shows WWII exploits of unarmed medic
The director and stars of the World War II movie "Hacksaw Ridge" turned out in New Orleans for a Wednesday screening of the movie
3:20AM ( 3 hours ago )
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Today's Survey Question
Have you had a vehicle recalled and subsequently repaired for an airbag defect?
Yes, recalled and repaired.
Yes recalled, but no, I haven't taken it in for repair yet.
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Lewis Hamilton wins US Grand Prix to stay in F1 title chase
Lewis Hamilton got the victory he needed to keep his Formula One championship hopes alive. Now he needs more, and he needs Mercedes teammate and rival Nico Rosberg to make a mistake or have a bad race.
By Jim Vertuno-AP Sports Writer
7:00PM ( 3 days ago )
Detective says mother is not a suspect in hot car death case
A detective testified the mother of a toddler who died after being left in a hot SUV is not a suspect in her son's death.
By The Associated Press
9:06PM ( 9 hours ago )