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Friday July 31st, 2015 5:21AM
Atlanta Hawks player arrested after brief Banks County chase
An Atlanta Hawks player faces felony drug charges after the vehicle he was riding in ran from Banks County deputies about 9 a.m. Thursday.
6:02PM ( 11 hours ago )
Banks County sheriff details credit union armed robbery
Banks County Sheriff Carlton Speed is releasing more details of the armed robbery of a Homer credit union at 10:20 a.m. Thursday.
4:53PM ( 12 hours ago )
Clermont Councilwoman Lynn Adams resigns
Clermont Town Clerk Sandra Helton said City Councilwoman Lynn Adams submitted her resignation to the city Thursday morning.
3:51PM ( 13 hours ago )
Supporters of Gainesville boy with rare disease to host blood drive
The family of a four-year-old Gainesville boy with a rare disease is hosting a blood drive and fundraiser to support medical needs and bills.
3:28PM ( 13 hours ago )
Inmate dies in custody at Habersham Co. Detention Center
A Habersham County Detention Center inmate died Wednesday while in custody, according to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.
2:48PM ( 14 hours ago )
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Traffic, election qualifying, church rezoning decisions fill Gainesville City Council work session
Gainesville city leaders approved a couple of traffic adjustments Thursday morning at the City Council work session, and will vote on a third at their voting meeting on Tuesday.
1:27PM ( 15 hours ago )
Lawsuit accuses CVS of overcharging for generic drugs
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — CVS Health Corp. deliberately overcharged some pharmacy customers for generic drugs by submitting claims to their insurance companies at inflated prices, according to a lawsuit fi...
9:47PM ( 7 hours ago )
Collins announces August town hall meetings for 9th District
Congressman Doug Collins announced Thursday that he will hold three town hall meetings in Georgia's Ninth District in August.
1:13PM ( 16 hours ago )
Senate passes 6-year highway bill, short-term patch needed
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate passed a long-term transportation bill, but with House lawmakers already dispersed for their August recess, the bill will become just one more sticky issue on a jam-packed...
12:45PM ( 16 hours ago )
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After week of searching, no sign of boys lost at sea
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A seventh night of searches for two Florida boys missing at sea has passed with no major break.The Coast Guard was still scouring waters from Florida up through South Caro...
4:33AM ( 47 minutes ago )
Confederate flags placed at Martin Luther King's church
ATLANTA (AP) — Surveillance cameras caught images of two white males laying Confederate battle flags on the ground near the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s church, but it wasn't clear whether they had c...
4:26AM ( 55 minutes ago )
More than just Cecil; big troubles for king of the jungle
WASHINGTON (AP) — The circle of life is closing in on the king of the jungle.When Minnesota dentist Walter Palmer killed Cecil the lion, the Internet exploded with outrage. But scientists who have stu...
3:37AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Michael Waltrip Racing co-owner buys share of Ganassi
Michael Waltrip Racing co-owner Rob Kauffman has agreed to buy an interest in the race team owned by Chip Ganassi.
1:32AM ( 3 hours ago )
Braves send Wood, Johnson to Dodgers in blockbuster, 3-team trade
The first-place Los Angeles Dodgers bolstered their pitching staff on the eve of the trade deadline, completing a 13-player deal with the Atlanta Braves and Miami Marlins on Thursday that sent two starters and two relievers to the NL West leader.
11:19PM ( 6 hours ago )
Braves fall to Phillies behind Brown, Harang
Domonic Brown homered and Aaron Harang snapped his losing streak at eight starts, leading the Philadelphia Phillies to a 4-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday night.
10:25PM ( 6 hours ago )
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China down again, other Asian stocks mostly up after US data
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — China's stock market extended its loss for a second day while other Asian stocks were mostly up Thursday after data showed the U.S. economy posted solid growth during the sec...
12:01AM ( 5 hours ago )
Hollywood's Relativity files for bankruptcy with $681M owing
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Relativity Media, the struggling "mini major" Hollywood studio behind movies such as "Immortals" and "Mirror Mirror," filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Thursday.The filing...
9:40PM ( 7 hours ago )
Pope's upcoming visit inspires anxiety in Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pregnant women are calling up the mayor, concerned they won't be able to get to the delivery room. Some businesses say they've been told to close for a three-day weekend. Others ar...
7:19PM ( 10 hours ago )
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Kurt Cobain's family wants death-scene photos kept sealed
SEATTLE (AP) — Kurt Cobain's widow and daughter are urging a Seattle judge not to release death-scene photos and records that a lawsuit claims will prove the Nirvana frontman was murdered more than 20...
3:47AM ( 1 hour ago )
Paul Simon joins U2 onstage at NYC's Madison Square Garden
NEW YORK (AP) — The special guests at U2's concert Thursday night included Paul Simon, Lou Reed's widow and the woman who called 911 when Bono fell off his bike in New York City last year.Simon joined...
2:04AM ( 3 hours ago )
Judge leaves Katy Perry's bid to buy convent in limbo
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Katy Perry's dream of owning a hilltop convent near Hollywood is going to have to wait a while longer.The convent, which Perry has wanted to buy to be her personal residence for sev...
1:45AM ( 3 hours ago )
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Post Race Notes: Gordon has disappointing Indy finish
A lap 50 crash, after Clint Bowyer spun in front of him, knocked Jeff Gordon for a loop in Sunday’s Crown Royal presents the Jeff Kyle 400 at The Brickyard, his last race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway as a full-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver.
By Reid Spencer-NASCAR Wire Service
8:00AM ( 3 days ago )
Demorest voters could be asked to decide liquor by the drink
The Demorest City Council has been asked to consider allowing sale of distilled spirits by the drink.
10:13PM ( 2 days ago )