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Tuesday April 28th, 2015 10:24AM
Gwinnett PD: Malnourished Doberman weighed only 33 pounds
Police have arrested a Gwinnett County man after they say he starved and abused his dog.
8:29AM ( 1 hour ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
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 ( 4 hours 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 ( 9 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 ( 14 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 ( 18 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 ( 23 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...
9:03AM ( 1 hour 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 ( 4 hours 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 ( 5 hours ago )
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Local/State
The Latest on Nepal Quake: UN says 8 million affected
5.45 p.m. (1200 GMT)Rain brought fresh misery to the Kathmandu Valley, where tens of thousands of people are living outside after Saturday's earthquake, fearing returning to their homes.At Kathmandu's...
10:12AM ( 11 minutes ago )
10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. RIOTS IN BALTIMORE RAISE QUESTIONS ABOUT POLICE RESPONSEAfter Monday night's violence, Nationa...
10:08AM ( 16 minutes ago )
'American in Paris,' 'Fun Home' get a leading 12 Tony noms
NEW YORK (AP) — The musicals "An American in Paris" and "Fun Home" each received a leading 12 Tony Award nominations on Tuesday, showing two very different sides of this Broadway season.One side is su...
9:51AM ( 32 minutes ago )
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National
David Ragan named to drive MWR No. 55 Toyota
David Ragan has been announced as the driver of the Michael Waltrip Racing No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine for the remainder of the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup season, beginning May 9 at Kansas Speedway.
10:10AM ( 14 minutes ago )
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 ( 10 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 ( 10 hours ago )
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Stocks open mostly higher; Health care rebounds
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are opening mostly higher as the health care sector rebounds from a slump the day before.Drugmaker Merck soared 6 percent early Tuesday, the most in the Dow Jones industrial ave...
9:43AM ( 40 minutes ago )
US home prices accelerated in February as sales rise
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices rose at a faster pace in February than the previous month, driven by higher sales and a limited supply of available houses.The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city...
9:22AM ( 1 hour ago )
Aetna raises 2015 outlook after 1Q earnings tops forecasts
Aetna has hiked its 2015 earnings outlook beyond analyst expectations after reporting first-quarter net income that jumped 17 percent and also topped forecasts.Its shares climbed more than 2 percent i...
8:50AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Filmmaker among 4 Americans killed on Everest
A documentary filmmaker from Colorado was among four Americans killed in a Mount Everest avalanche triggered by the earthquake that shook Nepal.Thomas Ely Taplin, 61, was working on a film about the c...
7:31AM ( 2 hours ago )
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 ( 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 ( 12 hours ago )
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Ken Schrader dominates for ARCA victory at Salem
Ken Schrader held onto the lead during several late-race restarts and pulled away from the rest of the field to win Sunday’s Federated Auto Parts 200 at Salem Speedway in Salem Ind.
By Doug Donnelly
4:00PM ( 18 hours ago )
Gainesville woman recognized as Newman Civic Fellow
Rachel Glazer, a junior majoring in psychology at the University of North Georgia (UNG), has been recognized as a 2015 Newman Civic Fellow. This national award is given to individuals who demonstrate leadership and problem-solving abilities within their community.
7:00AM ( 2 days ago )
UNG to open Blue Ridge instructional site
With state funding approved recently, the University of North Georgia (UNG) plans to open an instructional site this fall in Blue Ridge.
By AccessWDUN Staff
6:32AM ( 2 days ago )