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Wednesday May 4th, 2016 3:38PM
The Latest: Kasich cancels VA event, plans Ohio statement
John Kasich has cancelled a press conference in Virginia and plans to make a statement from Columbus, a day after one of his last remaining rivals, Ted Cruz, ended his campaign
11:45AM ( 3 hours ago )
Town councilman in Clermont resigns
The town of Clermont once again finds itself shorthanded on its city council.
11:43AM ( 3 hours ago )
Survey: US businesses add jobs at slowest pace in 3 years
Survey: US companies add jobs at slowest pace in 3 years, a pullback amid weak growth
10:29AM ( 5 hours ago )
Ted Cruz ends his bid for Republican presidential nomination
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz ended his presidential campaign Tuesday, eliminating the biggest impediment to Donald Trump's march to the Republican nomination
1:25AM ( 14 hours ago )
Another day of searching, no sign of missing Snellville man in lake
At one point during the Tuesday search, authorities thought they might have found the body of Jerry Kornmeier of Snellville in Lake Lanier, but underwater video determined that was not the case.
11:47PM ( 15 hours ago )
Gainesville Council anxious to move on Atlanta Street Apartments project
The Gainesville City Council gave unanimous first reading approval to a rezoning request from the Gainesville Housing Authority for a project that will replace the 60-plus year old Atlanta Street Apartments.
10:15PM ( 17 hours ago )
Atlanta airport to close 1 of 3 security areas for 3 weeks
The world's busiest airport in Atlanta plans to close one of its three checkpoints in the domestic terminal for three weeks
2:49PM ( 48 minutes ago )
PHOTOS: School crosswalk named in honor of long-time crossing guard
For decades, Jacob Wilmont has been a fixture outside of Enota Multiple Intelligences Academy, making sure traffic flows smoothly and children walk safely to and from school to vehicle.
2:09PM ( 1 hour ago )
UNG Scholarship Gala celebrates $2.6 million; doubles previous event total
The University of North Georgia raised more than $2.6 million this year for student scholarships, nearly doubling the previous mark at $1.35 million.
9:41AM ( 5 hours ago )
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Local/State
Tensions surface between Turkish president, prime minister
Long-denied tensions between Turkey's president and prime minister are beginning to surface publicly, leading to speculation that the country's powerful leader may be considering replacing the premier with a figure more willing to take a backseat role
3:09PM ( 28 minutes ago )
The Latest: UN: Bombing of Aleppo among worst of Syrian war
The U.N. political chief has told an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council that the Syrian government's bombing campaign in Aleppo over the last two weeks is among "the worst" of the five-year war
3:08PM ( 29 minutes ago )
The Latest: Syrian army confirms 48-hour truce in Aleppo
Syria's military has confirmed a 48-hour cease-fire in the northern city of Aleppo after U.S. officials announced an agreement had been reached with Russia
2:59PM ( 38 minutes ago )
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National
Baseball playoffs: Area teams set for tough second round matchups
Now the real fun begins in the state baseball playoffs...
5:57PM ( 2 hours from now )
Soccer playoffs: Five area programs make it to 'Elite' status
Johnson stormed back, East Hall strolled and there were performances just about everywhere in between on Tuesday, as five area boys soccer programs maintained their march through the state playoffs.
5:50PM ( 2 hours from now )
Boys soccer: Knights fight back to sprint into quarterfinals, 6-4
(VIDEO) Fabian Abarca could have let his head drop, could have cursed a bag full of scoring opportunities gone awry...
11:44AM ( 3 hours ago )
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Sports
Weak US hiring report sends stocks lower on Wall Street
U.S. and global stock indexes were lower for a second day following a dismal report on job creation
3:06PM ( 31 minutes ago )
Air bag inflator recall to grow by 35 million to 40 million
Takata has agreed to recall another 35 million to 40 million air bag inflators, a stunning increase that will more than double what already is the largest automotive recall in American history
2:59PM ( 39 minutes ago )
Residents evacuated as fires threaten Canada oil sands town
A wildfire forced the evacuation of the Canadian oil sands city of Fort McMurray, Alberta, burning 1,600 structures, officials said Wednesday, warning that it could get worse in the coming hours and that all efforts to suppress it have failed
2:48PM ( 50 minutes ago )
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Business
The Latest: Clinton to GOPers: join her on "American team"
With Donald Trump seizing the GOP mantle, Hillary Clinton says she's running on her plans for the country's future _ not simply to stop the billionaire New Yorker
3:12PM ( 25 minutes ago )
Story about affair takes Fox News correspondent off air
Network says Fox News Channel's chief White House correspondent, Ed Henry, is taking time off following magazine's accusations of an affair with a Las Vegas hostess
3:01PM ( 37 minutes ago )
Slain Navy SEAL known for family but made name as track star
Charlie Keating IV, who died in a gunfight with militants in Iraq, was known in Phoenix for his family name but forged his own path as a high school and college track star and then as a Navy SEAL
2:49PM ( 48 minutes ago )
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Dale Earnhardt, Jr. talks about the one that got away
Drivers have short memories when it comes to races won and lost, but last year’s Talladega Chase race is one that stick’s in Dale Earnhardt, Jr.’s mind — and in his craw.
By Reid Spencer-NASCAR Wire Service
8:00AM ( 4 days ago )