Tuesday October 13th, 2015 7:03PM
5 arrested in North Ga. as part of national sex sting
The Hall County Sheriff's Office and several other local agencies assisted the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Georgia Bureau of Investigation in a sex sting, focused on human trafficking and internet crimes against children.
6:03PM ( 1 hour ago )
Last defendant in cab driver murder trial sentenced to life with parole
A Gainesville woman was sentenced to life in prison with the possibility of parole Tuesday, the last of five defendants in the murder or attempted robbery of a Gainesville cab driver.
5:15PM ( 1 hour ago )
Hall drug agents seize over eight ounces of meth, worth over $26,000
In a case that culminated with the arrests of three people on Monday, Hall County Multi Agency Narcotics agents seized methamphetamine worth an estimated $26,840 on the street.
3:18PM ( 3 hours ago )
Flowery Branch woman arrested for depositing counterfeit checks in Gwinnett
A Flowery Branch woman faces charges in Gwinnett County for allegedly depositing counterfeit checks in Norcross and Peachtree Corners.
2:21PM ( 4 hours ago )
Deal: Tax revenues up for September
Tax collections for the state rose again in the month of September, according to information released Tuesday by Governor Nathan Deal's office.
11:04AM ( 7 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN Staff
'Extreme delays' expected most of week on downtown Gainesville street
Road work is planned again this week on a busy downtown Gainesville thoroughfare.
8:27AM ( 10 hours ago )
Leaders of civil rights groups oppose Martin Luther King Jr. monument at Georgia mountain
ATLANTA (AP) — A proposal to erect a monument to the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. atop Georgia's Stone Mountain is getting a chilly reception from some of the civil rights groups that King worked with....
5:18PM ( 1 hour ago )
Jamaica: Atlanta-bound Delta jet evacuated after faulty report of fire
A Delta Air Lines plane aborted takeoff Monday in Jamaica after a fire was reported in its cargo area, forcing 160 people and six crew members to evacuate the jetliner which was scheduled to fly from Montego Bay to Atlanta.
1:58PM ( 5 hours ago )
Winter clothing distribution planned in Hall, 4 other counties Oct. 22
Caring Hands Ministries will distribute winter clothing for children and adults in Hall, Lumpkin, White, Habersham and Dawson counties Oct. 22.
1:34PM ( 5 hours ago )
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Dutch investigation: Missile fired from war-ravaged eastern Ukraine downed Malaysian jet
GILZE-RIJEN AIR BASE, Netherlands (AP) — The missile shot skyward from war-ravaged eastern Ukraine. With deadly accuracy more than six miles up, it detonated just in front of the Malaysia Airlines jet...
6:47PM ( 16 minutes ago )
Amid hot, dry fall, grass fires bring destruction from Wyoming to Iowa; no rain in sight
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wildfires burning on prairie land in five states have destroyed more than a dozen homes and killed livestock in the past few days as a region normally accustomed to crisp tempera...
6:24PM ( 38 minutes ago )
Couple charged with fatally beating son in central New York church; 4 charged with assault
NEW HARTFORD, N.Y. (AP) — A central New York couple has been charged with fatally beating their 19-year-old son inside a church and four fellow church members have been charged with assault in an atta...
6:23PM ( 39 minutes ago )
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Playoff-tinged battles highlight action in Week 8 of prep football
Area teams continue to fight for their postseason lives this week, as the high school football campaign closes in on the stretch run.
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(VIDEO) Player of the Week: Watson's climb leading Dawson back to top
Coey Watson is developing into one of the top quarterbacks in the area -- and the rest of Region 7-AAA is finding out firsthand.
4:49PM ( 2 hours ago )
5 things: What we learned from Week 7 of high school football
Here’s a look at five things we learned from Week 7 of high school football...
8:23PM ( 22 hours ago )
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Ex-Ball Coach: Spurrier says it's time to resign because program is going in wrong direction
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Steve Spurrier knew it was time. South Carolina was struggling and the gregarious and once innovative coach was a big reason why. Always one to do things his way, Spurrier believ...
3:16PM ( 3 hours ago )
Roddy White says cheers from Falcons fans 'meant a lot'
Roddy White felt the need to question his role in the Falcons' offense last week...
9:57AM ( 9 hours ago )
Johnson blaming himself, players for Georgia Tech's slide
It's gotten so bad for Georgia Tech that coach Paul Johnson can no longer count on his beloved spread option offense to run basic plays.
9:41AM ( 9 hours ago )
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Playboy through the decades: A look at key moments in magazine's history
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Playboy has announced it will no longer run photos of completely naked women, a change that will take place in 2016. Here are some other milestones in the magazine's history:1953The...
6:38PM ( 24 minutes ago )
Less skin: Playboy to stop running nude photos; 'It's just passe' in the age of online porn
LOS ANGELES (AP) — For generations, teenage boys got their first look at a naked woman from Playboy, often from a copy swiped from Dad's sock drawer or filched from a newsstand.These days, however, yo...
6:14PM ( 48 minutes ago )
JPMorgan Chase earns $6.27 billion in latest quarter, but misses analysts' estimates
NEW YORK (AP) — JPMorgan Chase & Co. saw its third-quarter profits rise 22 percent from a year earlier, helped by a significant one-time tax benefit. But the bank's results still missed analysts'...
6:09PM ( 53 minutes ago )
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Jamaica's Marlon James wins Booker Prize for Marley-inspired 'Brief History of Seven Killings'
LONDON (AP) — Marlon James became the first Jamaican winner of the prestigious Booker Prize for fiction Tuesday with a vivid, violent, exuberant and expletive-laden novel based on the attempted assass...
6:45PM ( 17 minutes ago )
Harry Connick Jr. to host daytime TV show next year; a variety mix for 'new millennium'
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Harry Connick Jr. is adding the title of daytime show host to his resume.The jazzman, actor and "American Idol" judge will host a new syndicated program set to debut in fall 2016.NB...
5:42PM ( 1 hour ago )
Food for thought: NY art exhibition addresses issues of food accessibility, sustainability
NEW YORK (AP) — There's a whole lot of food for thought at a new art exhibition."The Value of Food: Sustaining a Green Planet" explores food production and access, environmental and agricultural susta...
5:28PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Seuss secures Sou. Mod title, Brunnhoelzl wins Charlotte
In the closest championship race in NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour history, Andy Seuss stood alone at the end of the night at Charlotte Motor Speedway as the 2015 titlist.
By Jason Cunningham-NASCAR Media
4:00PM ( 1 day ago )
Jamaica: Atlanta-bound Delta jet evacuated after faulty report of fire
A Delta Air Lines plane aborted takeoff Monday in Jamaica after a fire was reported in its cargo area, forcing 160 people and six crew members to evacuate the jetliner which was scheduled to fly from Montego Bay to Atlanta.
By The Associated Press
1:58PM ( 5 hours ago )