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Tuesday September 1st, 2015 10:04AM
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 ( 1 hour 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 ( 14 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 ( 19 hours ago )
White County mails property tax notices; due Nov. 15
White County property owners started receiving their 2015 tax notices over the weekend.
2:03PM ( 20 hours 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 ( 22 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 ( 39 minutes ago )
Ceremonial opening planned today for Brenau's new Jacksonville, Fla., campus
Brenau University plans to hold the ceremonial opening of its new campus in Jacksonville, Florida, late today in preparation for beginning its first graduate school class in October followed by the first undergraduate program in early 2016.
8:28AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Local/State
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 ( 40 minutes ago )
Kentucky clerk still refuses to issue same-sex marriage licenses, invokes 'God's authority'
MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — A county clerk in Kentucky has again refused to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, invoking her religious beliefs and "God's authority" — this time in defiance of a U.S. Supr...
9:23AM ( 40 minutes ago )
Thai prime minister says Bangkok bombing suspect arrested near border with Cambodia
BANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities arrested a man they believe is part of a group responsible for a deadly bombing at a shrine in central Bangkok two weeks ago, the prime minister announced Tuesday. He s...
9:22AM ( 41 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 ( 1 hour 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 ( 16 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 ( 28 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 ( 12 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
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 ( 1 hour ago )
Gloomy China factory data, Japanese investment figures pull stocks, oil lower
TOKYO (AP) — Global stock markets fell sharply Tuesday and Wall Street was set to open lower as gloomy economic data from China and Japan augured further uncertainty for investors after a brutal Augus...
7:22AM ( 2 hours ago )
Yahoo chief Mayer says she's pregnant with twins, expecting in December
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer says she's pregnant with identical twins.Mayer says on a posting on her blog that she and her husband are expecting the twin girls in December."I have some...
6:38AM ( 3 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 ( 31 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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Dixon wins race, IndyCar title in dramatic Sonoma finale
Scott Dixon’s dramatic victory in Sunday’s GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma at Sonoma Raceway earned the Target Chip Ganassi Racing driver his fourth career Verizon IndyCar Series championship on a tiebreaker over Juan Pablo Montoya.
By IndyCar Media
11:03PM ( 1 day ago )
Cornelia posts revised sign ordinance, extends moratorium
The Cornelia City Commission has extended its moratorium on freestanding sign permits until Oct. 7.
9:33PM ( 4 days ago )