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Wednesday August 5th, 2015 12:26AM
Traffic signal coming to dangerous Habersham intersection
One of Habersham County's problem intersections will be getting a traffic signal, but it won't be right away.
9:40PM ( 2 hours ago )
Fast pace to bring new Catholic Church to Gainesville will require future patience
A pair of zoning requests made by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Atlanta easily made their way through “first reading” at Tuesday evening’s Gainesville City Council meeting, passing unanimously and without any public comment in opposition.
9:07PM ( 3 hours ago )
Debate field is set: Trump, Bush in; Santorum, Fiorina out
CLEVELAND (AP) — Billionaire businessman Donald Trump will be front and center in the Republican Party's leadoff presidential debate, scoring the top spot in Thursday's prime-time faceoff where he'll...
7:27PM ( 4 hours ago )
Flowery Branch woman arrested for Oakwood phone scam
A Flowery Branch woman has been arrested in connection to a phone scam in Oakwood.
6:05PM ( 6 hours ago )
Former Athens-Clarke Co officer arrested for aggravated assault, violation of oath
A former Athens-Clarke County Police Officer was arrested for aggravated assault and violation of oath by a public officer, both felonies.
5:31PM ( 6 hours ago )
No charges in machete road rage incident in Hall Co.
No charges will be filed in a Hall County road rage incident on Athens Highway.
5:07PM ( 7 hours ago )
Helen officials reach consensus on Riverside Park
The Helen City Commission took a field trip of sorts during its meeting Tuesday.
4:28PM ( 7 hours ago )
Suwanee Greenway to close Wednesday for maintenance
Anyone looking to use the Suwanee Creek Greenway on Wednesday might need to find a new place to walk or bike.
2:32PM ( 9 hours ago )
Alabama man dies following crash at Road Atlanta
Hall County authorities said an Alabama man died at an area hospital following a high-speed crash at the Road Atlanta race facility Saturday afternoon.
1:40PM ( 10 hours ago )
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Local/State
Experts say pieces of missing Flight 370 may still be afloat
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — If a wing fragment found in the western Indian Ocean turns out to be part of missing Flight 370, experts say, there are probably other pieces of the aircraft that floate...
12:09AM ( 16 minutes ago )
Triple homicide investigated as ritualistic killing
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — A triple homicide in Florida is being investigated as a possible ritualistic killing connected to the recent blue moon, a sheriff said Tuesday.The bodies of Voncile Smith, 77, a...
11:59PM ( 26 minutes ago )
The Latest: California wildfire 20 percent contained
LOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — The latest on wildfires burning in California (all times local):6:30 p.m.Fire crews have made some progress against a stubborn fire that has consumed more than 101 square mil...
11:45PM ( 40 minutes ago )
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National
Virginia transfer Lambert did homework for Georgia QB race
Greyson Lambert's focus was on Georgia even before he left Virginia...
1:10PM ( 12 hours from now )
Atlanta United select DeKalb as home of headquarters, training facility
DeKalb County has been selected as the location for the new Atlanta United headquarters and training facility...
11:55PM ( 31 minutes ago )
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 ( 1 hour ago )
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Sports
Officials probing New Hampshire tent collapse that killed 2
LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) — It's unclear why after a widespread warning of impending severe weather a circus put on its planned show in a tent that ended up collapsing in a storm, killing a spectator and h...
11:35PM ( 50 minutes ago )
GM to invest $877 million to upgrade oldest assembly plant
FLINT, Michigan (AP) — General Motors says it's investing $877 million to upgrade an assembly plant in Flint.The company plans to build a new, 883,000-square-foot body shop for Flint Assembly, which m...
7:53PM ( 4 hours ago )
Cord-cutting clouds Disney outlook despite 3Q earnings beat
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cord-cutting loomed over Disney's quarterly earnings, as a loss of ESPN subscribers caused Disney to taper its TV profit outlook.Despite beating profit expectations in the April-Jun...
6:36PM ( 5 hours ago )
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Business
Shonda Rhimes: Killing McDreamy 'wasn't easy or fun'
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Shonda Rhimes says it "wasn't easy or fun" to kill Patrick Dempsey's character off of ABC's "Grey's Anatomy."Dempsey played Dr. Derek Shepherd, a brain surgeon nicknamed M...
10:00PM ( 2 hours ago )
'Community' booster Ken Jeong longs for movie version
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — "Community" cast member Ken Jeong has a new gig on ABC but he'd be glad to see the comedy stay alive.Yahoo gave the canceled NBC sitcom a sixth season that rolled out this...
9:58PM ( 2 hours ago )
Garlin: '51 percent' chance of more 'Curb Your Enthusiasm'
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Jeff Garlin puts the chance of new "Curb Your Enthusiasm" episodes at "51 percent.""I'd say a decent chance. Not good, not bad, decent," Garlin told a TV critics' meeting...
9:22PM ( 3 hours ago )
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Entertainment
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Ryan Blaney holds on for overtime Xfinity win at Iowa
As the cautions — and wreckage — piled up, Ryan Blaney didn’t blink.
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12:17AM ( 3 days ago )
Tax filing problems could jeopardize health law aid for 1.8M
WASHINGTON (AP) — About 1.8 million households that got financial help for health insurance under President Barack Obama's law now have issues with their tax returns that could jeopardize their subsid...
5:22PM ( 7 hours ago )