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Tuesday August 4th, 2015 1:21AM
GOP hopefuls take on illegal immigration in debate preview
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Republican Party's presidential class demanded aggressive steps to curb illegal immigration, seizing on a delicate political issue while facing off in New Hampshire on Mond...
11:05PM ( 2 hours ago )
Structural issues delay Clarkesville downtown redevelopment
Clarkesville leaders learned Monday night the downtown redevelopment planned for the east side of the Clarkesville Square will be delayed due to structural issues.
11:05PM ( 2 hours ago )
Report: US-led strikes in Iraq, Syria killed 459 civilians
BAGHDAD (AP) — U.S.-led airstrikes targeting the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria have likely killed at least 459 civilians over the past year, a report by an independent monitoring group said Mo...
9:09PM ( 4 hours ago )
Helen officials hash out city park changes
Discussions are continuing about the future of Helen Riverside Park.
7:57PM ( 5 hours ago )
Delta says it's banning shipment of hunting 'trophies'
Delta Air Lines had a major change of heart about shipping hunting trophies, announcing Monday afternoon that it would no longer accept lion, leopard, elephant, rhinoceros and buffalo trophies.
6:34PM ( 6 hours ago )
Former President Jimmy Carter undergoes liver operation
ATLANTA (AP) — Former President Jimmy Carter is expected to make a full recovery after having an operation Monday to remove a small mass in his liver, according to a spokeswoman.Carter Center spokeswo...
5:11PM ( 8 hours ago )
The Latest: Authorities looking at retaliation as a motive
CANTON, Miss. (AP) — The latest on a fatal shooting outside a Mississippi courthouse (all times local):7:15 p.m.Madison County District Attorney Michael Guest says authorities are investigating whethe...
8:20PM ( 5 hours ago )
Bobbi Kristina Brown buried next to her mother
Family and friends gathered at a cemetery Monday to pay their final respects to Bobbi Kristina Brown as she was buried next to her mother, singer Whitney Houston.
6:30PM ( 6 hours ago )
Police make arrest in killing of man in Hyatt Place hotel
Police say they've arrested a suspect on a murder charge after a deadly shooting at a Hyatt Place hotel near Atlanta.
5:19PM ( 8 hours ago )
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Mission at Hiroshima's dome: Saving blasted bits of history
HIROSHIMA, Japan (AP) — The crumbling brick and concrete walls of the Atomic Bomb Dome, as it is known today, rise above the Motoyasu River. The bomb so devastated Hiroshima that there are few other r...
1:12AM ( 8 minutes ago )
2 dead, 22 hurt in New Hampshire tent collapse
LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) — A man and a girl were killed and at least 22 people were injured Monday when a severe storm blew down a circus tent in northern New Hampshire, officials said.State Fire Marshal...
1:04AM ( 16 minutes ago )
Rebooting Greece: how to get its economy going again
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — After so much pain, Greece must now figure out how to get its economy back on its feet.The scale of the country's financial problems is mind boggling — a full quarter of the econ...
12:11AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Softball: Area teams try to build on resurgent 2014 season
After several down years as a whole, girls softball began a resurgence in 2014 that saw 12 teams advance to the state playoffs and two -- Buford and Dawson County -- advance to the Elite 8 in Columbus.
11:23PM ( 22 hours from now )
Falcons' Julio Jones hoping for new contract before season
After losing a few pounds in the offseason, Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones believes he is stronger and more explosive...
10:04AM ( 8 hours from now )
Braves keep rallying, Garcia HR in 12th beats Giants 9-8
Adonis Garcia hit a two-run homer in the 12th inning off Ryan Vogelsong and the Atlanta Braves completed their final comeback of the game, beating the San Francisco Giants 9-8 Monday night.
11:39PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Sports
Fire sale on stuff that burns: Oil, natural gas, coal down
NEW YORK (AP) — These days it seems whatever can be burned to power a car, heat a home, make electricity or ship people and goods around the globe is being sold at bargain basement prices.Prices for c...
12:54AM ( 26 minutes ago )
Asia stocks mostly down as China data weighs on confidence
TOKYO (AP) — Asian stocks mostly fell Tuesday as weak Chinese manufacturing weighed on sentiment and investors looked ahead to a U.S. jobs report later this week that could cement expectations for a F...
11:23PM ( 1 hour ago )
Oil prices slide as worries about global supply glut mount
The slump in oil prices deepened Monday, pulling down the price of U.S. crude to the lowest level in more than four months.The move came as traders braced for softer demand amid an increase in the num...
7:47PM ( 5 hours ago )
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Business
2 wounded in shooting outside hip-hop concert in New Jersey
HOLMDEL, N.J. (AP) — State police say two people have been wounded in a shooting outside a hip-hop concert in central New Jersey and a suspect is still at large.Authorities say the shooting happened l...
12:53AM ( 27 minutes ago )
Streep finds her inner rocker in 'Ricki and the Flash'
Early on in "Ricki and the Flash," Ricki (Meryl Streep) gets a call that disarms her before she's even decided to pick it up. With smoky eyes, braided rocker hair and a swagger that suggests skin tha...
12:01AM ( 1 hour ago )
Amazon drama 'Hand of God' is actors' delight, stars say
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Ron Perlman is reveling in his role in Amazon's "The Hand of God" and the expanding TV world."This is the most exciting period I've ever seen in television and it's probab...
10:27PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Horton sweeps Senoia twin Limited Late Model features
Due to weather issues the past few weeks, Senoia Raceway hosted eleven feature races on Saturday night at the 3/8ths mile Senoia, Ga. speedway.
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12:00PM ( 4 days ago )
Electric vehicle charging stations installed on UNG Gainesville, Dahlonega campuses
The University of North Georgia (UNG) has installed electric vehicle charging stations on its Dahlonega and Gainesville campuses, one of several new conservation initiatives on UNG's four campuses.
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