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Wednesday July 29th, 2015 10:04PM
Full service restored to Demorest water customers
A water outage in the Fairview community of Habersham County caused by storm-related damage Wednesday afternoon has been repaired and full service has been restored to the area.
8:47PM ( 1 hour ago )
By AccessWDUN Staff
Railroad crossing in Winder reopened after crash
A railroad crossing in Winder was closed Wednesday afternoon after a tractor trailer collided with a a train.
6:29PM ( 3 hours ago )
Video: Gainesville elementary schools to add golf program to PE curriculum
All 5 Gainesville city elementary schools will add the First Tee National School Program to their physical education instruction.
6:16PM ( 3 hours ago )
Early morning fire destroys Suwanee residence, damages neighboring house
Firefighters in Gwinnett County were called to a house fire early Wednesday morning on Riversong Drive in Suwanee.
3:38PM ( 6 hours ago )
By Staff
Norcross Police: Man killed sister before taking own life
Investigators believe a man stabbed his sister to death in a Norcross home before taking his own life, killings that went undiscovered for nearly two months, police said Wednesday.
2:35PM ( 7 hours ago )
Gainesville one of 750 sites nationwide targeting child drownings
To help reduce the risk of child drownings, especially among minorities, the USA Swimming Foundation has set the goal of teaching 800,000 children to swim this year at more than 725 locations around the country, including one in Gainesville.
10:21AM ( 11 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Planned Parenthood seeks fed study of fetal tissue research
WASHINGTON (AP) — Under fire for its role in providing fetal tissue for research, Planned Parenthood asked the government's top health scientists Wednesday to convene a panel of independent experts to...
8:57PM ( 1 hour ago )
Stocks end higher after Fed keeps interest rates unchanged
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rose on Wednesday after Federal Reserve policymakers voted to keep interest rates unchanged and gave no indication that a rate rise was imminent. A modest rebound in Chines...
5:10PM ( 4 hours ago )
Lanier Tech student to serve with American Dental Hygiene Association
A Lanier Technical College (LTC) Dental Hygiene student, Chelsea Veal, has been selected to serve with the American Dental Hygiene Association (ADHA.
9:13AM ( 12 hours ago )
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Local/State
US official: Debris in Indian Ocean belongs to Boeing 777
WASHINGTON (AP) — Air safety investigators have a "high degree of confidence" that aircraft debris found in the Indian Ocean is of a wing component unique to the Boeing 777, the same model as the Mala...
9:31PM ( 32 minutes ago )
Police release video of traffic stop of Chattanooga shooter
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Police have released dashcam video of an April traffic stop that led to driving-under-the-influence charges against the Chattanooga man who later went on a shooting rampage t...
9:22PM ( 41 minutes ago )
Ohio cop indicted on murder charge in traffic stop shooting
CINCINNATI (AP) — A University of Cincinnati officer who shot a motorist during a traffic stop over a missing front license plate was indicted Wednesday on a murder charge, with a prosecutor saying th...
9:07PM ( 56 minutes ago )
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Quinn taking up-tempo approach to rebuilding Falcons
As Seattle's defensive coordinator, Dan Quinn helped lead Seattle to two straight Super Bowls, including one championship. Quinn opens his first training camp as Falcons coach on Friday trying to overhaul Atlanta's woeful unit.
8:52PM ( 1 hour ago )
VIDEO: Kyle Busch makes historic sweep at Indianapolis
For those who doubted Kyle Busch could come back and contend for a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship after his injuries earlier this year - those doubts should be firmly put to rest after Sunday.
8:02PM ( 2 hours ago )
Adam Smith drives to FASTRAK PLM victory at Toccoa
Adam Smith did something Saturday night that few race car drivers can boast – he beat two of the hottest dirt Late Model drivers in North Georgia.
4:00PM ( 6 hours ago )
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Ford F-150 gets mixed crash test results
DETROIT (AP) — Ford's new aluminum-sided F-150 pickup saw mixed results in new crash tests by the insurance industry, and the damaged trucks cost more to repair than steel-bodied ones.The four-door Su...
8:59PM ( 1 hour ago )
Whole Foods: Sales hurt by bad publicity from overcharging
NEW YORK (AP) — Whole Foods is feeling pinched after New York City officials found it was overcharging customers.The grocery chain known for its organic offerings said Wednesday that sales growth slow...
7:37PM ( 2 hours ago )
Average US vehicle age hits record 11.5 years
DETROIT (AP) — In the age of Apple's CarPlay, a lot of cars on the road still have tape decks.The average vehicle in the U.S. is now a record 11.5 years old, according to consulting firm IHS Automotiv...
7:01PM ( 3 hours ago )
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Slave drama 'Underground' snares John Legend to handle music
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — John Legend is bringing his talents to a TV drama about Southern slaves fighting for freedom.WGN America says Legend and his production company will be in charge of the sc...
8:27PM ( 1 hour ago )
2 houses from 'Breaking Bad' for sale in Albuquerque
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Two houses featured on the hit AMC-TV series "Breaking Bad" are up for sale in Albuquerque.A mother-daughter realty team said this week they are helping sell the home where th...
8:19PM ( 1 hour ago )
Vincent Kartheiser's next role is opposite of 'Mad Men' part
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Vincent Kartheiser (KARTH'-eyes-er) plays the antithesis of his smarmy "Mad Men" character Pete Campbell in the upcoming NatGeo miniseries "Saints & Strangers."The four-ho...
7:55PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Adam Smith drives to FASTRAK PLM victory at Toccoa
Adam Smith did something Saturday night that few race car drivers can boast – he beat two of the hottest dirt Late Model drivers in North Georgia.
4:00PM ( 6 hours ago )
Health care spending to accelerate, US report says
WASHINGTON (AP) — It's lasted six years. But now welcome relief from rising U.S. health care costs seems to be winding down.
8:29AM ( 13 hours ago )