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Saturday July 23rd, 2016 5:16AM
Hillary Clinton chooses Va. Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate
Hillary Clinton named Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her vice presidential running mate Friday, adding a centrist former governor of a crucial battleground state to the Democratic ticket
10:07PM ( 7 hours ago )
Fire officials say arson caused blaze in Sugar Hill
Gwinnett County authorities now believe that a Wednesday afternoon house fire in Sugar Hill was ignited intentionally.
8:33PM ( 8 hours ago )
The Latest: Police say 10 killed, including likely shooter
Munich police spokesman Peter Back says 10 people were killed, including the likely attacker, in the shooting in the Bavarian capital
7:51PM ( 9 hours ago )
Forsyth County holds millage rate steady for FY 2017
Forsyth County commissioners voted Thursday to hold the county's millage rate steady for fiscal year 2017.
1:25PM ( 15 hours ago )
Lawyer for Fannin Focus publisher: FBI asked for financial records related to judge
A lawyer who had been jailed along with his client in an open records dispute says federal investigators asked him for court financial records he had obtained.
11:55AM ( 17 hours ago )
Extreme drought continues to expand across Georgia
Authorities say that several parts of Georgia are continuing to endure an extreme drought this summer.
11:07AM ( 18 hours ago )
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Listen: Arrests involving children-targeting cyber crimes on the rise in Ga.
Georgia has seen a steady rise over the last 3 years of arrests that involve children-targeting cyber crimes; so this week, the Afternoon News Wrap called on Debbie Garner, the GBI's Special Agent in Charge of the Child Exploitation and Computer Crimes Unit, to discuss what's causing this recent uptick.
11:23PM ( 5 hours ago )
Miller appointed to music development comittee by Lt. Gov. Cagle
Senator Butch Miller of Gainesville was appointed to the Joint Music Economic Development Study Committee by Lt. Governor Casey Cagle Friday.
6:25PM ( 10 hours ago )
Obama rejects Trump depiction of US in crisis
President Barack Obama fiercely rejects Donald Trump's depiction of an America in crisis, arguing that violent crime and illegal immigration have plunged under his leadership to their lowest rates in decades
5:50PM ( 11 hours ago )
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Local/State
Police hunt for motive in Munich shooting that left 10 dead
Police were hunting Saturday for clues that could explain why an 18-year-old German-Iranian man opened fire at a McDonald's restaurant and a crowded Munich shopping mall, killing nine people and wounding 16 others before killing himself
4:57AM ( 18 minutes ago )
Russian balloonist claims new round the world record
A 65 -year-old Russian adventurer is slowly coming back to Earth in the Australian Outback after claiming a new world record for flying solo around the world nonstop in 11 days
3:06AM ( 2 hours ago )
California governor denies parole for Manson follower
Leslie Van Houten, the youngest member of the Manson "family" that staged a series of gruesome California murders in 1969, has been denied freedom again _ her past overshadowing her decades as a model prisoner
3:06AM ( 2 hours ago )
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National
Two-a-Days: Indians face tough task in new, rugged 8-AAAA
The Indians are one of the holdovers in Region 8-AAAA, which with the addition of Jefferson, Region 8-AAA champion Oconee County, and Region 6-AAAA champion St. Pius, may be one of the toughest in the state in any classification...
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Story, Arenado homer in Rockies' 4-3 win over Braves
Jon Gray pitched seven strong innings, Nolan Arenado and Trevor Story hit two-run homers off relievers after starter Julio Teheran left because of an injury, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Atlanta Braves 4-3 on Friday night.
8:23AM ( 3 hours from now )
Two-a-Days: RMA ready for new challenge in Class A
After winning a successful challenge with the GHSA to move down to Class A, and Region 8-A in particular, where the numbers are much more to their level, Riverside Military Academy may finally see a possible road to success...
11:48PM ( 5 hours ago )
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Sports
The Latest: Munich chief: Attack victims included kids
Munich police chief Hubertus Andrae says the victims wounded in the Munich attack include youths, children
9:10PM ( 8 hours ago )
Series of attacks may lead mall owners to increase security
Attacks such as the one at a Munich shopping mall may lead mall owners to increase security, tweak expansion plans
8:57PM ( 8 hours ago )
The Latest: Munich chief: Suspect is German-Iranian
Munich police chief Hubertus Andraes says the suspect in the Munich shooting is an 18-year-old German-Iranian from Munich
8:36PM ( 8 hours ago )
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Business
Tight-lipped 'Game of Thrones' cast reflects on last season
The infamously tight-lipped 'Game of Thrones' cast reflected on last season at Comic-Con Friday and joked about possibilities for the future
8:16PM ( 8 hours ago )
Former 'Melrose Place' actress faces re-sentencing for crash
A former "Melrose Place" actress convicted for a drunken driving crash that killed a central New Jersey woman faces a re-sentencing
7:43PM ( 9 hours ago )
Trump convention speech draws 32.2 million TV viewers
The Nielsen company says an estimated 32.2 million people watched Donald Trump deliver his GOP nomination acceptance speech
7:04PM ( 10 hours ago )
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McDowell marches to Southern Nationals win at Wythe
Dale McDowell took the lead from Donald Bradsher with four laps to go in Saturday night’s Southern Nationals Series opener and went on to take the win at Wythe Raceway in Rural Retreat, Virginia.
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