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Friday May 27th, 2016 12:54AM
AUDIO: Legal expert discusses federal lawsuits levied by eleven states over transgender bathroom policies
Georgia recently joined ten other states in deciding to sue the federal government over policies that would allow transgender students to use the school bathroom of their choice. Legal expert Byron Henry joined the Afternoon News Wrap this week to discuss how the battle may shake out once the dust has settled.
10:27PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Hall Commissioners concerned smaller houses could lead to bigger issues
Hall County Commissioners have asked county staff members to help them get ready for the potential arrival of a “reality-TV reality” in Hall County.
9:41PM ( 3 hours ago )
Authorities release more details in Dawsonville Highway crash that injured six
Six people were transported to the hospital — one by air ambulance — following a two-vehicle crash Thursday afternoon on Dawsonville Highway.
8:08PM ( 4 hours ago )
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Two arrested in separate Gainesville child porn investigations
Two Gainesville men were arrested in separate investigations for child pornography Wednesday.
4:08PM ( 8 hours ago )
State patrol chopper practices water drops on Lanier island fire
​A Georgia State Patrol helicopter dumped water on an island fire in Lake Lanier yesterday (Wednesday) afternoon, but not to extinguish it.
1:44PM ( 11 hours ago )
Trump reaches the magic number to clinch nomination
Donald Trump has reached the number of delegates needed to clinch the Republican nomination for president, completing an unlikely rise that has upended the political landscape and sets the stage for a bitter fall campaign
10:45AM ( 14 hours ago )
GOP conservatives scuttle spending bill over gay rights
Angry House conservatives voted down a routine spending bill Thursday in a fight over gay rights, underscoring the passions surrounding a social issue that is dividing the Republican Party and the nation in this election year.
5:32PM ( 7 hours ago )
Administration lays out draft rule for school accountability
Proposed federal guidelines would allow states to decide how to use a mix of test scores, academic growth and other measures like chronic absenteeism to identify failing schools and children who are struggling the most
4:40PM ( 8 hours ago )
Lula schedules Memorial Day ceremony
The City of Lula along with the Lula- Belton Historical Society will hold a Memorial Day ceremony on Monday, May 30 at the city's Veterans Park.
11:59AM ( 12 hours ago )
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Fed chair Janet Yellen to discuss interest rates at Harvard
Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen is expected at Harvard to participate in a "conversation" about interest rates
12:31AM ( 22 minutes ago )
Beach concert, ocean rituals herald summer at Jersey shore
A free beach concert by Poison frontman and reality TV star Bret Michaels will help kick off the summer season at the Jersey shore
12:30AM ( 23 minutes ago )
Trump agrees to debate Sanders but sets stiff price
Donald Trump is welcoming Bernie Sanders' proposal that they meet in a debate but is setting a high price for participating
12:23AM ( 30 minutes ago )
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Basketball: Area coaches see a 'positive' change to GHSA finals move
The response amongst northeast Georgia's coaches was overwhelmingly positive following the Georgia High School Association's announcement on Thursday that it will no longer hold its annual basketball championship games in the Macon Coliseum.
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VIDEO: Historic postseason brought countless top plays
This year provided perhaps the most successful overall postseason campaign in the history of the sport in this area. And we have compiled some of the best highlights involved in that campaign here...
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GHSA moves basketball championships away from Macon
The Georgia High School Association announced on Thursday that it will no longer hold its annual basketball championship games in the Macon Coliseum and is moving the contests to the University of Georgia's Stegeman Coliseum and Georgia Tech's McCamish Pavilion.
9:00AM ( 8 hours from now )
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G7 leaders pledge collective action on sagging global growth
The leaders of the Group of Seven advanced economies have pledged to "collectively tackle" major risks to global growth, including direct political threats to the international order from terrorist attacks, violent extremism and refugee flows
12:08AM ( 45 minutes ago )
The Latest: G-7 group meets with developing country leaders
The G-7 leaders have joined with their counterparts from seven developing countries for talks on how to ensure that growth is "inclusive."
11:53PM ( 1 hour ago )
Asian stocks mostly higher ahead of Yellen talk, US data
Asian stock markets were mostly higher on Friday as investors maintained a cautiously optimistic outlook ahead of the release of quarterly U.S. economic data
11:18PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Rapper arrested in T.I. concert shooting that killed 1
Police say they've arrested a rapper in connection with a deadly shooting at a New York City hip-hop concert
9:53PM ( 3 hours ago )
Tech billionaire is unlikely Hulk Hogan ally in Gawker fight
Hulk Hogan had an unlikely ally in his corner during his courtroom cage match with Gawker _ a high-tech billionaire with a grudge against the news-and-gossip site
7:56PM ( 4 hours ago )
Dark musical 'American Psycho' feels the knife
The life of the Broadway musical "American Psycho" has been cut short, a victim of vicious box office numbers
7:53PM ( 5 hours ago )
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Today's Survey Question
How will the government audit focusing on Hillary Clinton's email practices as secretary of state affect her campaign?
It will have little if any impact.
It'll do some damage, but it's not a game changer.
It's the beginning of the end for her bid for the White House.
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Turner takes Toccoa Raceway Limited Late Model victory
Clayton Turner powered to the front of the Limited Late Model field Saturday night at Toccoa Raceway, and went on to score the feature victory at the Toccoa, Ga. speedway.
12:00PM ( 1 day ago )