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Tuesday May 3rd, 2016 10:34AM
Automakers report healthy April sales led by SUVs, trucks
America's love of trucks and SUVs helped push most automakers to healthy sales gains last month with Ford reporting record SUV sales and Nissan posting its best April ever
9:52AM ( 40 minutes ago )
Defense Secretary Carter: American killed in combat in Iraq
American serviceman killed in combat near the Iraqi city of Mosul, held by Islamic State
8:03AM ( 2 hours ago )
Ted Cruz desperately seeks to stop Donald Trump in Indiana
Cruz faces high-stakes test for slumping presidential campaign in Indiana primary
3:16AM ( 7 hours ago )
Clarkesville approves amendment to alcohol ordinance
The Clarkesville City Council has approved an amendment to the city's alcoholic beverage ordinance concerning where alcohol can be sold.
9:01PM ( 13 hours ago )
Habersham County house destroyed by Sunday fire
A home on Mud Creek Road near Cornelia was destroyed by fire Sunday afternoon.
6:21PM ( 16 hours ago )
PHOTOS: Gwinnett children's shelter re-opens as transition program for homeless children, mothers
The Gwinnett's Children Center has broken ties with the state of Georgia, and representatives officially unveiled the new "Home of Hope at Gwinnett Children's Shelter" Monday afternoon.
4:22PM ( 18 hours ago )
Wilshire Trails Parks closes for trail renovations
A portion of Wilshire Trails Park in Gainesville will be closed for a few days starting Wednesday, May 4 as the city's parks department replaces a section of trail.
10:05AM ( 28 minutes ago )
University to remember crash victims, others who have died
The University of Georgia will hold a candlelight service to remember four students killed in a car crash and several other members of the university community who've died in the past year
6:51AM ( 3 hours ago )
Grandparent: Teacher hangs boy hung from chalkboard by belt
A Georgia woman says her grandson's teacher made him hang by his belt from the top of a chalkboard as punishment
5:56AM ( 4 hours ago )
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Bassist: Prince found 'real happiness' as Jehovah's Witness
In the days following Prince's death last month, many have talked about his musical prowess and his cultural impact, but he was also a devout Christian
10:22AM ( 10 minutes ago )
Islamic State fire kills American in combat in Iraq
US officials say American serviceman killed in Iraq by fire from the Islamic State group
9:46AM ( 47 minutes ago )
Violence in Syria's Aleppo kills more than a dozen people
Syrian rebels, government forces shell each other's neighborhoods in Aleppo, killing more than a dozen
9:42AM ( 50 minutes ago )
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National
Baseball: Q&A with North Hall's Mongero as Trojans prepare to take on No. 1 Locus Grove
North Hall is no stranger to the baseball playoffs. The Trojans played for the Class AAA state title in 2013 only to lose a tough series to Cartersville. They advanced to the Elite 8 in 2015.
4:43PM ( 6 hours from now )
Baseball playoffs: Area teams set for tough second round matchups
Now the real fun begins in the state baseball playoffs...
4:27PM ( 5 hours from now )
Class AAAA boys golf: North Hall, Buford qualify for state finals
Both the North Hall and Buford boys golf teams picked the perfect time to have their best days of the season...
11:19AM ( 45 minutes from now )
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Sports
In Tech: Dish techs fix iPhones, Best Buy gets Oculus VR
Dish technicians will fix iPhones when they aren't busy installing satellite services, while Oculus to sell VR sets at Best Buy even as advance orders have yet to be fulfilled
10:20AM ( 12 minutes ago )
Weak Chinese manufacturing survey weighs on markets
A weak Chinese manufacturing survey weighed on U.S. and European markets on Tuesday, renewing concerns that the world's second-largest economy might be slowing down
10:19AM ( 13 minutes ago )
Pfizer tops Street 1Q forecasts on higher sales, lower taxes
Pfizer easily beat Wall Street expectations for the first quarter as the biggest U.S. drugmaker's net income jumped 27 percent due to higher sales and a lower tax bill
10:04AM ( 28 minutes ago )
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Dwyane Wade 'honored' to be Prince's favorite player
Dwyane Wade says he's feeling "all kinds of emotions" after hearing that he was Prince's favorite basketball player
6:56AM ( 3 hours ago )
10 Things to Know for Today
10 Things to Know for Today
6:06AM ( 4 hours ago )
Thunder hold on beat Spurs 98-97, even series at 1-1
Russell Westbrook had 29 points and 10 assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder held on to beat San Antonio 98-97 on Monday night, evening the series at one game apiece when the Spurs failed to score after a wild sequence in the final seconds
12:40AM ( 9 hours ago )
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Should Congress restore Puerto Rico's legal ability to restructure its debt? The territory failed to make a nearly $370 million bond payment due yesterday.
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High 77°
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Cloudy skies this morning will become partly cloudy this afternoon. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 77F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph.

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Page goes wire-to-wire for Talladega NeSmith LMS win
Michael Page of Douglasville, Ga. earned $2,500 for 13 minutes of work Saturday night by going wire-to-wire in the 50-lap caution-free NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series main event at Talladega Short Track in Eastaboga, Ala.
By Roby Helm
8:00PM ( 14 hours ago )