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Unknown donor gifts Hall Co. deputies with free BBQ lunch, dinner
Deputies and other staff members associated with the Hall County Sheriff's Office were treated to a catered BBQ luncheon and dinner on Friday, all thanks to an anonymous donor looking to show appreciation for members of the county's law enforcement division.
6:31AM ( 2 hours ago )
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'Zika is now here': Mosquitoes now spreading virus in US
Mosquitoes have apparently begun spreading the Zika virus on the U.S. mainland, health officials say
7:55PM ( 13 hours ago )
LISTEN: Gainesville Bernie Sanders delegate discusses Democratic party unity
Gainesville resident and Bernie Sanders delegate representing Georgia's 9th District, Melissa Clink, joined the Afternoon News Wrap from Philadelphia following the Democratic National Coverage.
7:04PM ( 14 hours ago )
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Meth in Batman "baggies" leads to double arrest
A traffic stop Friday led to the arrest of a man a woman from Gainesville on drug charges after the officer became suspicious that the driver might be DUI or impaired otherwise.
6:03PM ( 15 hours ago )
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Winder area bridge re-opens in time for school
The State Route 211 bridge over Beech Creek is reopening to traffic today after only 60 days of road closure according to a release from the Georgia Department of Transportation.
4:19PM ( 16 hours ago )
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GSP releases name of Braselton fatal wreck victim
A Braselton man has been identified as the victim of Tuesday afternoon's fatal two-vehicle wreck on Winder highway near JJ Lott Road.
4:06PM ( 16 hours ago )
Northeast Georgia Medical Center announces new Chief Nursing Officer, other appointments
Northeast Georgia Medical Center recently welcomed a new chief nursing officer and two new department directors.
9:00AM ( 5 minutes ago )
Clinton campaign: Computer service used by campaign hacked
A computer service used by the campaign of Hillary Clinton was hacked as part of a broader breach of the Democratic National Committee, an intrusion for which the Russian government is the leading suspect, the campaign said Friday
6:38AM ( 2 hours ago )
Officials encourage travelers not to shun Florida for Zika
Florida mosquitoes have likely spread the Zika virus on the U.S. mainland for the first time, and Republican U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio says the tourism-dependent state may face an economic crisis if visitors start canceling plans to come here
3:49AM ( 5 hours ago )
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Afghan official: Taliban capture district in Helmand
An official says an important district in Afghanistan's southern poppy-growing province of Helmand has fallen to the Taliban after heavy fighting that killed around 17 police and wounded up to 10 others
7:41AM ( 1 hour ago )
Doubts about informant cause Chandra Levy case to crumble
Armando Morales was a gang leader and a jailhouse snitch, but he was also a dynamic presence on the witness stand when he told jurors that his cellmate, Ingmar Guandique, confessed to the murder of Washington intern Chandra Levy
5:26AM ( 3 hours ago )
Nicaragua electoral authority unseats opposition lawmakers
Nicaragua's top electoral authority has decimated the country's political opposition by unseating practically all of its remaining lawmakers in the congress as President Daniel Ortega prepares to seek a third term
4:18AM ( 4 hours ago )
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National
Jenkins earns 1st career win for Braves, beats Phillies
Tyrell Jenkins earned his first career victory, pitching six innings and helping the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1 on Friday night...
8:29AM ( 36 minutes ago )
Is Jeff Gordon just what Hendrick Motorsports needs?
Since Dale Earnhardt, Jr.’s immediate future is in the hands of doctors, it’s appropriate that his substitute driver, Jeff Gordon, has also been brought in for a second opinion.
8:00AM ( 1 hour ago )
Falcons look to give Coleman bigger workload behind Freeman
Dan Quinn wanted to take an up-close look at Devonta Freeman as a receiver, so the Falcons coach tried to cover the running back on a deep pass route.
7:33AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Sports
Convention over, Clinton faces hacking, Trump criticism
A giddy if exhausted Hillary Clinton embarked on a post-convention Rust Belt bus tour just hours after becoming the first female presidential nominee of a major political party
3:07AM ( 5 hours ago )
Clinton roars against Trump as a hacking distraction arises
Fresh off a spirited convention, Hillary Clinton says voters face a "stark choice" in November; another computer hacking comes to light
10:45PM ( 10 hours ago )
The Latest: Trump slams Clinton's 'rosy-dory' optimism
Donald Trump is condemning the optimistic picture of the nation that Hillary Clinton painted at the Democratic National Convention
9:47PM ( 11 hours ago )
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Business
Clinton keeps up anti-Trump push; he critiques her speech
Fresh off a spirited convention, Hillary Clinton is telling prospective voters they face a "stark choice" in November
6:20PM ( 14 hours ago )
Poof! 'Ghostbusters' tweet cheering Clinton deleted
A tweet from Sony Pictures' "Ghostbusters" account that many interpreted as an endorsement of Hillary Clinton has disappeared as quickly as a phantom
5:43PM ( 15 hours ago )
MVP Newton turns focus to 2016, away from Super Bowl loss
Cam Newton's stellar 2015 season helped him become the first Carolina Panthers player to earn NFL MVP honors
5:07PM ( 15 hours ago )
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Stewart-Haas Racing to field NASCAR Xfinity team starting in 2017
Stewart-Haas Racing announced Monday it will field a full-time, single-car NASCAR Xfinity Series team in 2017. The driver and sponsor lineup for the team will be announced prior to the conclusion of this season.
By NASCAR Wire Service
6:51PM ( 4 days ago )