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Wednesday May 27th, 2015 12:10PM
Work on tunnel impacting traffic on West Hall road
Work on a tunnel under Browns Bridge Road west of Gainesville is impacting traffic and will take a new twist beginning Thursday.
10:00AM ( 2 hours ago )
Lake Russell in Mt. Airy closed to swimmers because of unhealthy bacteria
Forestry officials in north Georgia said they want swimmers to stay out of Lake Russell in Habersham County.
9:59AM ( 2 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
18-year-old sentenced in death of Gwinnett cab driver
An 18-year-old has been sentenced in the 2014 shooting death of a metro Atlanta taxi driver.
8:30AM ( 3 hours ago )
By Associated Press
Van crashes into Lawrenceville daycare
Lawrenceville police are investigating after a vehicle left the roadway and crashed into the side of a daycare center Tuesday afternoon.
10:21PM ( 13 hours ago )
Suwanee City Council approves $11K for Town Center lighting improvements
New lights are on the way to the streetlamps in the Suwanee Town Center following a contract approval Tuesday night by the city council.
7:08PM ( 17 hours ago )
Bat survey, other environmental studies add to price tag for Glades Reservoir project
The price tag for the Glades Reservoir project in north Hall County keeps getting bigger, and the county is still a year away from getting a permit for the project.
5:45PM ( 18 hours ago )
4 rescued after car veers into DeKalb County river
Authorities say four people climbed to the roof of a car after it veered into a DeKalb County river.
11:21AM ( 48 minutes ago )
Rick Santorum launching second White House run
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rick Santorum, an aggressive advocate for conservative family values, will launch a second bid for president on Wednesday, a spokesman said.The former Pennsylvania senator exceeded t...
11:16AM ( 52 minutes ago )
Suwanee man wins $7M instant lottery game
A Suwanee man is $7,000,000 richer after cashing in his winning instant lottery ticket.
10:49AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Former LAPD officer wanted in killing appears in Texas court
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — A fugitive former Los Angeles police officer charged with killing a man during an off-duty fight has appeared in a Texas courtroom after his arrest in northern Mexico, authoritie...
11:44AM ( 25 minutes ago )
THE LATEST: US: $110 million in bribes for 2016 Copa America
ZURICH (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments:5:25 p.m. (1525 GMT, 11:25 a.m. EDT)U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch says investigators have found $110 million in bribes linked to the planning of the...
11:31AM ( 38 minutes ago )
Traveling with your dog will cost you _ sometimes hundreds
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Having an 80-pound Labradoodle as a travel buddy means B.L. Ochman can quickly separate the hotels that love dogs from those that just put up with them.A bed-and-breakfast she visit...
11:26AM ( 43 minutes ago )
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Baseball: GHS-Greenbrier title game postponed til noon Wednesday
The deciding Game 3 of the Gainesville-Greenbrier Class AAAAA championship series has been postponed due to repeated inclement weather...
11:30AM ( 39 minutes ago )
Cavs advance to NBA Finals with rout of Hawks
The championship LeBron James craves more than any other, the one he came back home to get, is four wins away. The Cavaliers are in the NBA Finals...
10:23AM ( 1 hour ago )
Roberts wins race, McIntosh takes SNS title at Rome
Casey Roberts of Toccoa, Ga. claimed his second Old Man’s Garage Spring Nationals Series victory of the season after passing Austin Smith for the lead on lap 18 and never looked back at Rome Speedway in Rome, Ga. on Sunday night.
10:00AM ( 2 hours ago )
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Exxon shareholders to vote on climate change, fracking
DALLAS (AP) — Shareholders are considering whether Exxon Mobil should put a climate-change expert on its board.That is one of several environmental and company-governance resolutions on the agenda at...
12:00PM ( 9 minutes ago )
US stocks open modestly higher in quiet trading
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rose modestly in late morning trading Wednesday, recovering part of a steep loss from the day before. Investors remain focused on Greece's debt problems.KEEPING SCORE: The...
11:44AM ( 25 minutes ago )
Greece says deal with creditors is close; markets cheer
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's prime minister said Wednesday that his country is close to reaching a deal with its bailout creditors, prompting European stock markets to jump on hopes of a breakthroug...
11:33AM ( 36 minutes ago )
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CBS' Bob Schieffer is ready for retirement
WASHINGTON (AP) — At 78, Bob Schieffer is entitled to reminisce about the "good old days" of reporting. He believes young people coming into the business can also learn from them.Schieffer will host C...
11:39AM ( 30 minutes ago )
Bourdain plants digital footprint as editor at food website
Anthony Bourdain has eaten his way through nearly every crevice of the globe, and now he's ready to taste a new frontier — the digital world.Bourdain has been named editor-at-large for the website Roa...
11:10AM ( 59 minutes ago )
How 'Wolf Hall' director Jeremy Herrin keeps audiences rapt
NEW YORK (AP) — If the Tony Award for best director was handed out on quantity alone, Jeremy Herrin would easily be the winner.He has helmed the double bill stage adaptation of Hilary Mantel's Tudor-e...
8:50AM ( 3 hours ago )
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Johnson finds speed at Charlotte in Thursday’s practice
After last Saturday’s lackluster performance in the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race, Jimmie Johnson returned to Charlotte Motor Speedway on Thursday still searching for speed.
By Reid Spencer-NASCAR Wire Service
8:00AM ( 4 days ago )
Charter nears deal for Time Warner Cable
Charter Communications Inc. is close to buying Time Warner Cable for about $55 billion, according to two people familiar with the negotiations.
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