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Tuesday September 1st, 2015 10:18AM
Hall Co. authorities arrest suspect in recent Lanier Islands shooting
After a two week investigation, Hall County authorities have made an arrest in a shooting that left a man injured at a birthday party at Lake Lanier Islands last month.
9:56AM ( 21 minutes ago )
OSHA proposes fine against plastic manufacturer in Oakwood
U.S. Labor officials have proposed $141,100 in fines against a manufacturer in Oakwood following two work-related finger amputations earlier this year.
8:41AM ( 1 hour ago )
Immigrants with disputed status sue for GA driver's licenses
A group of immigrants whose legal residency is disputed sued Georgia's state government Monday for refusing to issue them driver's licenses.
8:14AM ( 2 hours ago )
By Associated Press
Ga. police officer shot after responding to wrong home
A police officer was shot and critically wounded Monday when he responded to a call of a suspicious person and showed up at the wrong house, authorities said.
5:21AM ( 4 hours ago )
By Associated Press
Hall Co. commissioner confirms Ashley Madison account
A Hall County Commissioner confirmed Monday that his information was part of a data dump of Georgia Ashley Madison customers - a website that is known for assisting users in finding extramarital affairs.
7:15PM ( 15 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN Staff
Flowery Branch considers a ban on panhandling and "urban camping"
Flowery Branch city councils will consider an ordinance Thursday that would ban "urban camping and panhandling" in the city.
2:16PM ( 20 hours ago )
US, global stocks tumble after more signs of weakness in China's economy
NEW YORK (AP) — More signs of weakness in China's economy are sending global stock markets sharply lower.The early swoon Tuesday comes a day after U.S. stocks closed out their worst month in more than...
10:03AM ( 13 minutes ago )
The Latest: Husband: Kentucky clerk who won't issue marriage licenses is 'standing for God'
MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — The latest on a Kentucky county clerk who has refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses despite a U.S. Supreme Court ruling against her (all times local):9:40 a.m.The husband of...
9:41AM ( 35 minutes ago )
Qualifiers trickling in for local municipal elections
Qualifying is underway in several municipal elections in Hall County, and as of Monday afternoon, a few names have officially been added to the mix.
9:25AM ( 52 minutes ago )
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Local/State
The Latest: Frontex: Trafficking in fake Syrian passports surges in Turkey, enriches criminals
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The latest developments as tens of thousands of migrants flood into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):___3:50 p.m.The chief of Frontex, the European Union's borde...
10:03AM ( 13 minutes ago )
From Johnny Depp to Netflix, 5 things to watch for at the 72nd Venice Film Festival
VENICE, Italy (AP) — It's a sure sign that summer's over and the awards season is around the corner — the feast of fall film festivals.The 72nd Venice Film Festival opens Wednesday, followed later in...
9:39AM ( 37 minutes ago )
Chaos in Budapest train station as Hungary stops migrants from taking west-bound trains
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Upset migrants chanted "Freedom! Freedom!" and demanded to use their train tickets Tuesday after Hungary temporarily suspended all rail traffic from its main terminal in Budap...
9:23AM ( 53 minutes ago )
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National
(VIDEO) Player of the Week: Wood's second dominating night earns Jefferson RB award
Heading into the season Jefferson coaches and players knew that Colby Wood would be an asset...
11:15AM ( 57 minutes from now )
5 things: What we learned from Week 1 of high school football
Here’s a look at five things we learned from week 1 of the high school football season...
5:17PM ( 17 hours ago )
Week 1: Big wins, tough losses mark full start of 2015 prep football season
The season got started with a bang for some area high school football teams – while others will be going back to the drawing board after a mix of results for northeast Georgia-based programs.
9:02AM ( 3 days ago )
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Friday Game Night
Lambert picked as starting quarterback for No. 9 Georgia
With less than a week to go before the season opener, No. 9 Georgia finally has a starting quarterback.
10:33AM ( 15 minutes from now )
Falcons' offense has issues entering final preseason game
The Atlanta Falcons' most glaring unanswered questions are on offense as they began a short practice week before their final preseason game against Baltimore on Thursday night.
9:52AM ( 25 minutes ago )
Miller's hard-luck streak reaches 19 starts without a win
Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez says he's never seen anything like Shelby Miller's tough run of luck as a starting pitcher...
11:58PM ( 10 hours ago )
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Sports
US construction spending rises 0.7 percent in July; led by houses, factories and power plants
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. construction spending in July climbed to its highest level in more than seven years, boosted by an increase in the building of houses, factories and power plants.The Commerce De...
10:04AM ( 12 minutes ago )
Yahoo chief Mayer says she's pregnant with twins, expecting in December
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is pregnant with identical twins.Mayer said on her blog that she and her husband are expecting twin girls in December."I have some exciting news to share —...
10:02AM ( 14 minutes ago )
Germany: economy has room for refugees, but extra spending of up to $3.7B needed next year
BERLIN (AP) — The German economy has room to accommodate refugees, the labor minister said Tuesday, but the government will need to spend billions of extra euros (dollars) to cover language courses, b...
8:13AM ( 2 hours ago )
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Business
Japanese police arrest American anti-dolphin-hunt activist for not carrying passport
TOKYO (AP) — Former "Flipper" trainer Ric O'Barry was released by police late Tuesday after being arrested for not carrying his passport while in Japan to protest a dophin hunt due to begin this week....
9:32AM ( 44 minutes ago )
Review: The invasion of 'Star Wars' toys begins with 'Disney Infinity 3.0'
When it comes to "Star Wars," some aliens in a different galaxy said it best: Resistance is futile.If you don't know by now that a new "Star Wars" movie is coming to theaters in December, it's time yo...
8:46AM ( 1 hour ago )
Fall Movie Preview: Highlights from September through December
NEW YORK (AP) — Though the fall movie season is traditionally the time of year when Hollywood gets serious, this fall is stuffed with spectacles.Alongside the seasonal biopics, true-life tales and per...
8:33AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Entertainment
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Power breaks Sonoma track record with pole run
Reigning Verizon IndyCar Series champion Will Power reset his year-old track record in the Firestone Fast Six to earn the Verizon P1 Award and pace four of the six championship contenders who will start on the first three rows for the title-deciding GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma at Sonoma Raceway.
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12:05AM ( 2 days ago )
Job "blitz" coming to Gainesville's Melrose community
Melrose residents will have access to career guidance in their own community next month.
9:03AM ( 3 days ago )