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Tuesday April 28th, 2015 6:21AM
Supreme Court to hear historic same-sex marriage arguments
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is set to hear historic arguments in cases that could make same-sex marriage the law of the land.The justices are meeting Tuesday to offer the first public indicati...
5:53AM ( 28 minutes ago )
2 qualify for Flowery Branch council posts so far
On the first day of qualifying for two open Flowery Branch city council posts, two men signed up to run for the Post 1 job; so far, no one has qualified to run for Post 5.
5:31AM ( 50 minutes ago )
Riots in Baltimore over man's death in police custody
BALTIMORE (AP) — Rioters plunged part of Baltimore into chaos Monday, torching a pharmacy, setting police cars ablaze and throwing bricks at officers hours after thousands mourned the man who died fro...
1:07AM ( 5 hours ago )
Hall Co. municipalities briefed on Ga. legislative session
The various municipalities in Hall County (Braselton, Buford, Clermont, Flowery Branch, Gainesville, Lula, and Oakwood) got their briefing on how various pieces of legislation passed in the Georgia General Assembly in 2015 will affect them.
7:47PM ( 10 hours ago )
Director of state agency that investigates judges steps down
The director of the state agency charged with investigating judicial misconduct has resigned the same day a newspaper reported details of his billing arrangement with the agency.
4:03PM ( 14 hours ago )
Weekend accident kills two, injures one in south Hall County
Two women were killed and a man was injured in a collision in south Hall County Saturday night.
11:09AM ( 19 hours ago )
Ga. hospital agrees to $20 million false billing settlement
Federal prosecutors say a central Georgia hospital system has agreed to a multimillion dollar settlement to resolve allegations of fraudulent Medicare billing.
5:29AM ( 52 minutes ago )
Teen drowns in lake at Stone Mountain Park
A Tennessee teenager has drowned in a Georgia lake after family says he saved a friend who became distressed.
5:18AM ( 1 hour ago )
High school teacher killed in wreck with prom-going teens
An Atlanta high school teacher has died after a car crash with two students on their way to her school's prom
12:31PM ( 17 hours ago )
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Local/State
Helicopters ferry injured from Nepal villages near epicenter
GORKHA, Nepal (AP) — Helicopters crisscrossed the skies above the mountains of Gorkha district Tuesday near the epicenter of the weekend earthquake, ferrying the injured to clinics, and taking emergen...
5:51AM ( 29 minutes ago )
Riots in Baltimore raise questions about police response
BALTIMORE (AP) — National Guard troops fanned out through the city, shield-bearing police officers blocked the streets and firefighters doused still-simmering blazes early Tuesday as a growing area of...
5:46AM ( 34 minutes ago )
The Latest on Nepal Quake: Choppers ferry injured to Gorkha
2.15 p.m. (0830 GMT)At Dubai International Airport, workers loaded crates packed with relief aid into a Boeing 747 destined for Nepal, just over a four-hour flight away.The Gulf commercial hub is home...
5:13AM ( 1 hour ago )
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National
Girls tennis: Branch slams Villa Rica to reach quarters for first time in 4 years
Flowery Branch girls tennis coach Ginger Jackson imparted a simple philosophy to her Lady Falcons at the start of the state playoffs.
11:38PM ( 6 hours ago )
Girls tennis: North Hall edges out Chamblee for state quarterfinal spot
The North Hall girls tennis team battled through two-and-a-half hours of a grueling second round state playoff match on Monday in Atlanta.
11:35PM ( 6 hours ago )
Hawks find themselves tied up, 2-2 with Nets after OT loss
Deron Williams rebounded from two dismal games with 35 points, and the Brooklyn Nets pulled out a 120-115 overtime victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Monday night, tying the series at two games apiece.
10:51PM ( 7 hours ago )
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Sports
Global markets lower ahead of major earnings, Fed meeting
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were dented Tuesday by downbeat economic data from Europe ahead of major earnings reports and the Federal Reserve's policy meeting.KEEPING SCORE: Britain...
6:00AM ( 20 minutes ago )
Deutsche Bank co-CEO on trial over battle with media mogul
BERLIN (AP) — Deutsche Bank co-CEO Juergen Fitschen went on trial Tuesday along with two of his predecessors, charged with attempted fraud for allegedly colluding to deceive judges in a long-running l...
5:24AM ( 56 minutes ago )
British economy slows ahead of general election
LONDON (AP) — Britain's economic growth has slowed to a quarterly rate of 0.3 percent in the January-March period, a drop that will be seen as setback to the Conservative-led coalition only days befor...
5:07AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Business
Pop star Mariah Carey makes grand entrance for Vegas show
LAS VEGAS (AP) — For anyone wondering what to expect from Mariah Carey's upcoming series of Las Vegas shows at Caesars Palace beyond her 18 number one hit singles, her grand entrance on Monday provide...
6:05AM ( 15 minutes ago )
Broadway waits as Tony Award nominations revealed Tuesday
NEW YORK (AP) — Many of Broadway's best will be up a little earlier than usual. It's Tony Award nominations day.The nominations will be announced Tuesday from The Paramount Hotel in a televised event...
1:43AM ( 4 hours ago )
The Latest: Courthouse empties after Day 1 of Holmes trial
5:55 p.m. MDTThe Arapahoe County Justice Center in suburban Denver has emptied quickly after opening statements in the Colorado theater shooting trial.Victims and survivors left the same way they ente...
10:01PM ( 8 hours ago )
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Grissom aces Southern Super Series race at 5 Flags
Twenty-nine years after his father Steve won a race at Five Flags Speedway in the old All-Pro Series, Kyle Grissom pulled into victory lane for his first career win at the famed Pensacola, Fla. half-mile oval Saturday night for the Southern Super Series Gulf Coast swing opener.
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2:00PM ( 16 hours ago )
Supreme Court to hear historic same-sex marriage arguments
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is set to hear historic arguments in cases that could make same-sex marriage the law of the land.The justices are meeting Tuesday to offer the first public indicati...
5:53AM ( 28 minutes ago )
Hall Co. Commission closes book on tennis court repairs; other business
After six months of discussions, revisions, and negotiations, Hall County Commissioners approved a $61,216 contract to completely strip and rebuild a tennis court in a Hoschton neighborhood that was damaged by a county water line installed beneath it.
7:36PM ( 4 days ago )