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Wednesday February 10th, 2016 7:43PM
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has dropped out of the Republican nomination for president, a day after his disappointing sixth-place finish in New Hampshire's primary
NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie dropped out of the Republican nomination for president "without an ounce of regret" on Wednesday, a day after his disappointing sixth-place finish in...
7:14PM ( 28 minutes ago )
New details about the possible effects of the Zika virus on the fetal brain are emerging
WASHINGTON (AP) — New details about the possible effects of the Zika virus on the fetal brain emerged Wednesday as U.S. health officials say mosquito eradication here and abroad is key to protect preg...
6:22PM ( 1 hour ago )
Fiorina ends 2016 Republican bid for president
Former technology executive Carly Fiorina exited the 2016 Republican presidential race Wednesday, after winning praise for her debate prowess but struggling to build a winning coalition in a crowded GOP field.
3:32PM ( 4 hours ago )
Man faces 30 counts of animal cruelty in Forsyth County
A Forsyth County man faces multiple animal cruelty charges after authorities removed several dogs from a residence in the western part of the county earlier this month.
10:50AM ( 8 hours ago )
UPDATE: Mother, 2 daughters killed in Gwinnett County house fire
Authorities said a mother and her two young daughters have died in a house fire in Tucker.
9:00AM ( 10 hours ago )
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Forecasters extend winter weather advisory for north Georgia
Forecasters are extending a winter weather advisory for much of north Georgia over concerns about black ice forming on roads as light snow showers continued in the region.
6:00AM ( 13 hours ago )
By Associated Press
An early rally on the stock market was mostly gone by the closing bell, leaving indexes with a mixed finish after being up most of the day
The Federal Reserve's latest signals on interest rates gave U.S. stocks a lift for much of Wednesday, but the rally didn't last.A sell-off in the final minutes of trading knocked the Dow Jones industr...
4:59PM ( 2 hours ago )
Hall County 911 Center gets SPLOST-funded upgrades
Hall County's new 911 Center is now outfitted with 15 new work station and new flooring, all funded by SPLOST VII monies.
11:55AM ( 7 hours ago )
Atlanta airport adds private pods for breast-feeding mothers
Authorities at the world's busiest airport say four lactation pods are now available for nursing mothers as they travel.
11:52AM ( 7 hours ago )
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The federal government has sued Ferguson after the City Council voted to revise an agreement aimed at improving the way police and courts treat poor people and minorities in the St. Louis suburb
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The federal government sued Ferguson on Wednesday, one day after the City Council voted to revise an agreement aimed at improving the way police and courts treat poor people and m...
7:20PM ( 22 minutes ago )
A year and a half after a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old, the U.S. Justice Department has filed a civil rights lawsuit against the city
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — A year and a half after a police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, the U.S. Justice Department has filed a civil rights lawsui...
7:07PM ( 35 minutes ago )
A spokeswoman for Hawaii's big-wave surf competition says organizers have called off the event because the waves are too small
HALEIWA, Hawaii (AP) — Legendary surfer Eddie Aikau would have gone out. But Wednesday's surf in Hawaii didn't stack up to his namesake competition's big-wave standards, and the event was called off h...
7:06PM ( 36 minutes ago )
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(UPDATE) Basketball: 7-AAA games again postponed due to weather; 8-AA also altered
Region 7-AAA, for the second time in as many days, and Region 8-AA have been forced to alter their region tournament schedules for today due to winter weather...
5:20PM ( 2 hours ago )
APNewsBreak: Stewart-Haas Racing chooses Brian Vickers to replace injured driver Tony Stewart at Daytona
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Brian Vickers is expected to replace injured driver Tony Stewart for the NASCAR season opener at Daytona International Speedway, The Associated Press has learned.Stewart-Haa...
5:14PM ( 2 hours ago )
UNG baseball announces changes to weekend schedule
University of North Georgia head baseball coach Tom Cantrell announced schedule changes to this weekend's series against Kentucky Wesleyan.
3:31PM ( 4 hours ago )
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Twitter's 4th-quarter report provides the latest snapshot of a one-time trendsetter struggling to remain relevant
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twitter set out to build a virtual town square bustling with billions of people. But it's starting to look more like a novelty stand as the masses flock to other services that str...
6:45PM ( 57 minutes ago )
Tesla's 4Q net loss doubles on slow ramp-up of Model X SUV, but shares up on outlook
DETROIT (AP) — Tesla Motors posted its 11th straight quarterly loss Wednesday, and its results badly missed Wall Street's forecasts. But the electric car maker's shares soared anyway on news that its...
6:10PM ( 1 hour ago )
Whole Foods forecasts key sales figure could slip for year; fiscal first-quarter results beat Wall Street expectations
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Whole Foods says its sales at established locations slipped in its fiscal first quarter and forecast the figure to be flat to down 2 percent for the year, as it works to keep pric...
6:10PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Skateboarders in Philadelphia are feeling the love from Love Park now the mayor has temporarily lifted a ban on skating there before it closes for renovations
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Skateboarders in Philadelphia are feeling the love from Love Park now that the mayor has temporarily lifted a ban on skating there until it closes for renovations.Democratic Mayor...
4:36PM ( 3 hours ago )
Film review: In 'Zoolander 2,' Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson return as over-the-hill male models Derek and Hansel
In case you don't follow the global fashion calendar, Fashion Week has just begun in New York, bringing with it a few nice clothes plus the usual over-the-top weirdness — bizarrely themed runway shows...
4:05PM ( 3 hours ago )
'The Walking Dead' star Michael Cudlitz's facial hair has so captivated fans of the zombie apocalypse drama that they've even created an off-color Twitter account for it
NEW YORK (AP) — On "The Walking Dead," Michael Cudlitz's character, Abraham Ford, is known for his bright red hair and distinctive handlebar mustache.His facial hair has so captivated fans of the zomb...
3:02PM ( 4 hours ago )
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Hill set to compete in NASCAR Truck Series in 2016
Austin Hill is prepared to take the next step in his racing career, as he will compete in more than half the races in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series this season.
By NASCAR Media
11:19PM ( 1 day ago )