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Tuesday July 28th, 2015 1:48PM
The latest on missing boys: Coast Guard still optimistic, search expands to Ga. coast
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — The latest on the search for the two Florida teens who went missing while on a fishing trip off Florida's Atlantic coast:11:35 a.m.The Coast Guard says it's still optimistic two t...
1:41PM ( 7 minutes ago )
Strong home sales, limited supply lift US home prices in May
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices rose steadily in May, pushed higher by a healthy increase in sales this year.The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index climbed 4.9 percent in May f...
12:05PM ( 1 hour ago )
Hall Co. municipal leaders learn employees are needed to support booming industry
Economic growth is a great thing, but it also has its challenges. That's what Hall County's municipal leaders learned at their quarterly Joint Municipal Association meeting Monday night.
9:00AM ( 4 hours ago )
Boy Scouts of America to allow gay adult leaders
NEW YORK (AP) — The Boy Scouts of America has ended its blanket ban on gay adult leaders but will allow church-sponsored Scout units to maintain the exclusion for religious reasons.The new policy, aim...
1:44AM ( 12 hours ago )
White County detainee walks away from work detail
Numerous law enforcement agencies are working to help locate a White County detainee who walked away from a work detail at the White County Courthouse Monday afternoon.
8:56PM ( 16 hours ago )
By Dean Dyer
Authorities seize crystal meth worth nearly $33,000
Authorities made four arrests and seized 11.5 ounces of crystal methamphetamine in a four-agency drug trafficking investigation spanning two states.
7:02PM ( 18 hours ago )
Ex-prison guard accused of forcing inmates to have sex
ATLANTA (AP) — A former high-ranking corrections officer at a southeast Georgia women's prison used his position of power to prey on inmates, targeting their vulnerabilities and forcing them to have s...
12:44PM ( 1 hour ago )
NGMC's Lifeline recognizes volunteers
Lifeline, an affiliate of Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC), recently recognized volunteers who work with the emergency response system.
10:57AM ( 2 hours ago )
Well-known Gainesville doctor retiring
A well-known Gainesville cardiologist, Dr. Robert Ferguson, is retiring.
9:17AM ( 4 hours ago )
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Local/State
Sen. Paul: Senate will vote on fed aid to Planned Parenthood
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate will vote before its August recess on an effort to block federal aid to Planned Parenthood, presidential hopeful Sen. Rand Paul said Tuesday.Paul, R-Ky., said that win or...
1:40PM ( 7 minutes ago )
Kerry at House hearing: Nothing in Iran deal built on trust
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry pitched the administration's controversial nuclear deal with Iran before a skeptical House Foreign Affairs Committee on Tuesday, pushing back against th...
1:33PM ( 14 minutes ago )
Northern California wildfires rage on as temperatures rise
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — High temperatures are expected Tuesday as crews struggle to make headway against a wildfire threatening about 450 homes and other buildings in the rugged foothills of Central Cal...
1:33PM ( 14 minutes ago )
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National
Glimpse at Falcons as they set to open training camp on Friday
The Atlanta Falcons will open training camp on Friday in Flowery Branch with a new head coach and several new faces in key positions. With that in mind here's a glimpse at what the Falcons are facing as they begin the stretch run in preparation for the 2015 season...
11:52AM ( 1 hour ago )
Braves drop another heartbreaker
The Atlanta Braves wasted an outstanding pitching performance by Alex Wood and put a damper on a special night for Nick Markakis.
7:58AM ( 5 hours ago )
Roddick takes break from retirement to play doubles in Atlanta Open
Even retirement couldn't stop Andy Roddick from one last chance to play doubles with his friend Mardy Fish in this week's Atlanta Open.
11:16PM ( 14 hours ago )
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Sports
US consumer confidence falls to lowest level since September
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumer confidence fell this month to the lowest level since September. Consumers are worried about the job market and rattled by events in Greece and China.The Conference Boar...
1:16PM ( 31 minutes ago )
NTSB: Co-pilot of spaceship unlocked braking system early
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal safety investigators said Tuesday the crash of a Virgin Galactic spaceship last year was caused by a catastrophic structural failure triggered when the co-pilot unlocked the...
1:15PM ( 32 minutes ago )
From rents to haircuts, Americans start to feel price hikes
WASHINGTON (AP) — Apartment rents are up. So are prices for restaurant meals, haircuts, gym memberships and a cup of coffee.For American consumers who have become used to flat or even falling prices f...
12:57PM ( 50 minutes ago )
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Business
The Latest: Netflix: 'Arrested Development' deal 'complex'
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Here's the latest from the Television Critics Association summer meeting in Beverly Hills, California, at which TV networks and streaming services are presenting details o...
1:28PM ( 19 minutes ago )
'The Book of Mormon' satirical musical finally in Utah
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The biting satirical musical that mocks Mormons has finally come to the heart of Mormonlandia, starting a sold-out, two-week run Tuesday at a Salt Lake City theater two blocks fr...
1:07PM ( 40 minutes ago )
Angelina Jolie film paying tribute to land of her son Maddox
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia helped Angelina Jolie become a film superstar and start a family. To tell the stories of people in the country that touched her, she is directing a Netflix film on...
12:39PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Entertainment
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Roberts scores Southern Nationals win at Swainsboro
Casey Roberts led flag-to-flag for the $5,300 payday at Swainsboro Raceway in Swainsboro, Ga., as he scored his ninth career Southern Nationals Series victory Friday night.
By Chris Tilley
4:00PM ( 21 hours ago )
UPS 2Q profit beats Street as overseas business improves
ATLANTA (AP) — Overseas business helped UPS during its second quarter, as did the absence of a hefty charge recorded a year ago.The package-delivery company earned $1.23 billion, or $1.35 per share, f...
9:06AM ( 4 hours ago )