Monday July 25th, 2016 10:39PM
After disputes, Michelle Obama electrifies Dem convention
First lady Michelle Obama stepped into the presidential election Monday with a forceful, impassioned defense of Hillary Clinton, casting her as the only candidate who can be trusted as a role model for the nation's children
10:28PM ( 10 minutes ago )
Hall County School Board approves teacher supply cards
The Hall County School Board voted unanimously to resume an old practice of issuing credit cards to teachers for school supplies at their meeting Monday afternoon.
9:00PM ( 1 hour ago )
Commercial fire on Athens Highway in East Hall shuts down roadway for nearly two hours
Hall County Fire Services battled a commercial fire in the eastern portion of the county early Monday evening.
7:40PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Email leak hurts Wasserman Schultz as she seeks re-election
The furor over leaked emails not only got U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz heckled out of her speaking role Monday at the Democratic National Convention; it's also providing fodder for her opponent in Florida's Aug. 30 congressional primary
5:13PM ( 5 hours ago )
Qualifying begins for White County BOE special election
Qualifying is underway this week in White County for a special election in November.
4:30PM ( 6 hours ago )
Students accused of sex assault settle with Georgia Tech
Georgia's university system has settled lawsuits filed by two young men who said they were wrongly accused of sexual assault and unfairly expelled from Georgia Tech as a result.
3:57PM ( 6 hours ago )
At least 15 killed, dozens injured in knifing near Tokyo
Japan's national broadcaster NHK is reporting that 15 people were killed and 20 wounded in a knife attack at a facility for the handicapped in Sagamihara, just outside Tokyo
7:38PM ( 3 hours ago )
Records show cost of Germany trip; officials tout benefits
A weeklong trade mission to Germany cost Georgia about $137,000 for 20 people to travel there this month, along with two economic development employees based in Germany.
1:30PM ( 9 hours ago )
The Latest: Sanders: Wasserman Schultz's exit opens doors
Bernie Sanders is thanking his delegates at a meeting before the Democratic National Convention, saying "make no mistake about it, we have made history."
1:27PM ( 9 hours ago )
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The Latest: First lady wants leader who knows issues deeply
Michelle Obama says she wants a president who knows issues "cannot be boiled down to 140 characters."
10:32PM ( 6 minutes ago )
At least 19 killed, about 20 injured in knifing near Tokyo
At least 19 people were killed and about 20 wounded in a knife attack Tuesday at a facility for the handicapped in a city just outside Tokyo in the worst mass killing in generations in Japan
10:24PM ( 14 minutes ago )
The Latest: Michelle Obama gives Clinton strong endorsement
Michelle Obama is calling out Donald Trump in her remarks at the Democratic National Convention
10:22PM ( 16 minutes ago )
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Watson headlines ACC's preseason picks for 2016
Clemson and quarterback Deshaun Watson are the preseason picks for Atlantic Coast Conference favorite and player of the year.
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Falcons 2016 training camp to get underway this week
The Atlanta Falcons will hold their 2016 training camp at the team’s Flowery Branch headquarters for the 12th consecutive year, and they will have select practices open to the public from July 28 to Aug. 16.
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Right amongst several new faces in ACC football
The Atlantic Coast Conference's four new coaches find very different challenges ahead for the 2016 season.
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Historic solar flight marks first round-the-world journey
The Solar Impulse 2 plane has landed in Abu Dhabi more than a year after its initial take off, completing the first round-the-world flight to be powered solely by the sun's energy
9:06PM ( 1 hour ago )
Report: 'Brexit' move raises risks to US financial stability
Britain's decision to quit the European Union has elevated the risks to U.S. financial stability, though they remain moderate, U.S. Treasury Department experts say
8:28PM ( 2 hours ago )
Box Office Top 20: 'Star Trek Beyond' beams up $59.3 million
Studios say "Star Trek Beyond" topped the domestic box office in its first weekend in theaters with $59.3 million, but the real winner was "Lights Out," which cost Warner Bros. $5 million to make and Collected $21.7 million out of the gate
6:23PM ( 4 hours ago )
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After disputes, Dem stars turn their convention positive
Hillary Clinton's campaign sought to squelch a political firestorm over hacked emails that deepened dissent among Bernie Sanders' loyal supporters, turning to some of the party's biggest stars Monday to heal divisions on the convention's opening night
9:59PM ( 39 minutes ago )
The Latest: Trump on Dems _ 'What a mess they have going'
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump seems to be reveling in the drama at the Democratic National Convention as he campaigns with running mate Mike Pence.
9:59PM ( 40 minutes ago )
The Latest: Black pastor at Trump event calls Obama a racist
A warmup speaker at a Donald Trump rally is calling President Barack Obama a racist
9:54PM ( 45 minutes ago )
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Today's Survey Question
The parents of a toddler killed by an alligator at Walt Disney World said they don't plan to sue. What do you think of the decision?
I disagree, they should have sued.
It was the right move, a lawsuit wouldn't solve anything.
It's fine, I think there was probably an undisclosed financial settlement.
I'm just not sure.
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Kyle Busch makes history with back-to-back Indy victories
Kyle Busch crushed the field in Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, writing another page of history in the process as he scored his second straight victory in the Brickyard 400.
9:01PM ( 1 day ago )