Monday November 30th, 2015 10:18AM
AAA: Thanksgiving gas prices hit seven-year lows
Last week, motorists enjoyed the lowest Thanksgiving gas prices in seven years (2008)
8:01AM ( 2 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Congress returns to unfinished business, Dec. 11 deadline to complete must-pass spending bill
WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers are returning to Capitol Hill to wrap up work on the budget, highway funding and taxes, an end-of-the-year stretch that will test the standing of Republican leaders like Ho...
7:45AM ( 2 hours ago )
Georgia's Richt stepping down following 'mutual' decision
Mark Richt stepped down as Georgia's coach Sunday, leaving stunned players with one final bowl game with the man who ranks second in wins in school history.
7:35AM ( 2 hours ago )
By The Associated Press
Cooperative weather, flights aid so-far smooth post-Thanksgiving travel efforts
NEW YORK (AP) — Tens of millions of Americans returning home after the long Thanksgiving holiday weekend Sunday had cooperative weather and mostly efficient airport operations to thank for smooth trav...
1:43AM ( 8 hours ago )
Falcons' slump deepens in 20-10 loss to Vikings
Matt Ryan heard some of the loudest boos of his career after another Falcons loss...
8:13PM ( 14 hours ago )
Newspaper investigation: Campaign reports full of errors
Campaign finance reports filed by state and local officials in Georgia are often riddled with mistakes and discrepancies, with some leaving tens of thousands of dollars in campaign cash apparently unaccounted for, an Atlanta newspaper investigation shows.
3:21PM ( 18 hours ago )
By The Associated Press
Officials expect record-breaking travel at Atlanta airport
While final numbers are not yet in, officials projected a record-breaking day Sunday at the world's busiest airport in Atlanta.
9:05AM ( 1 hour ago )
Gainesville businesses among those on UGA Alumni Association's Bulldog 100 list
Two Gainesville businesses and a number of others in northeast Georgia are on this year's UGA Alumni Association Bulldog 100 list.
6:53PM ( 15 hours ago )
Red Cross bracing for holiday-related decline in blood, platelet donations
Red Cross chapters across the south - such as the one in Gainesville - are bracing for an annual decline in blood and platelet donations which usually occurs around Thanksgiving and Christmas.
6:26PM ( 15 hours ago )
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News conference planned, funeral arrangements set for slain Pennsylvania police officer
NEW FLORENCE, Pa. (AP) — A man suspected of fatally shooting a western Pennsylvania police officer who responded to a domestic disturbance remained under guard at a hospital on Monday, while police pl...
10:08AM ( 9 minutes ago )
'The future of the city is at stake' as Baltimore readies for 1st trial in Freddie Gray death
BALTIMORE (AP) — In Baltimore, this year can be divided into two parts: what came before Freddie Gray died and what happened afterward.Gray, 25, suffered a mysterious injury in the back of a police tr...
9:46AM ( 31 minutes ago )
When strings are attached, giving by the super-rich can get them a lot of grief
To give is to gain a heap of grief if you're a mega-rich donor these days.In recent months, a hedge fund billionaire was denounced for his $400 million gift to the already wealthy Harvard University,...
9:44AM ( 33 minutes ago )
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5 things: What we learned from the quarterfinal round of the high school football playoffs
Here’s a look at five things we learned from the quarterfinal round of the state playoffs...
7:00AM ( 3 hours ago )
PLAYOFFS: Three goes into four, as area trio earn semifinal berths
Once the dust settled on Friday night, northeast Georgia found three teams still standing in the state football playoffs -- and it was so nearly four...
9:01AM ( 2 days ago )
(VIDEO) Class AAAAAA: Mill Creek routs Archer to advance to first semifinals
Mill Creek used a dominating defensive performance to whip Archer 23-0 and advance to its first-ever semifinals in a Class AAAAAA quarterfinal matchup Friday night at Mill Creek Community Stadium.
8:58AM ( 2 days ago )
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Friday Game Night
Run game, defense helps Dogs seal victory over Jackets, 9-win campaign
Mark Richt trotted over to a corner of Bobby Dodd Stadium, where the Georgia band played and the red-clad faithful had nothing but cheers for the embattled coach.
11:59PM ( 1 day ago )
Watson puts up 4 TDs and No. 1 Clemson moves to 12-0 with 37-32 win over South Carolina
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Deshaun Watson isn't giving up on Clemson's step-by-step approach, not when it's worked so well. Watson had another big day, running for three touchdowns and passing for a fourth...
11:58PM ( 1 day ago )
Boys basketball: Vikings bounce back from loss with win over Paideia
Jacquen Hopkins led four players in double figures with 14 points as East Hall beat Paideia 68-54 Saturday in the Hoopsgiving Classic at Holy Innocents High School.
11:57PM ( 1 day ago )
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Ford to book $600M 4Q cost for new UAW contract; says deal consistent with financial guidance
DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Ford says it will book a $600 million fourth-quarter expense mainly for signing bonuses paid to union workers under a new four-year contract.But the company says the deal with t...
9:46AM ( 31 minutes ago )
US stocks are little changed in early trading as investors return from Thanksgiving holiday
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are little changed in the early going as investors return from the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.Computer Sciences rose 4 percent, the most in the Standard & Poor's 500...
9:43AM ( 35 minutes ago )
Not everyone succumbs to the tech industry's upgrade-your-phone siren call
NEW YORK (AP) — Between splashy launches, lavish new-phone offers (get a free HDTV on activation!) and frequent software updates that slow down your old handset, it sometimes feels like the entire tec...
9:31AM ( 46 minutes ago )
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South Korean rapper PSY set to release his 1st album since smash hit 'Gangnam Style'
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean rapper PSY, who is set to release his first album since becoming an international sensation more than three years ago with the smash hit "Gangnam Style," says th...
6:49AM ( 3 hours ago )
Adele's '25' sells record-breaking 3.38 million copies in first week
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Adele's new album "25" has sold 3.38 million copies in its first week, smashing single week sales records, according to Nielsen Music.As reported by Billboard, "25" is the first alb...
7:56PM ( 14 hours ago )
Final 'Hunger Games' installment knocks out 'Good Dinosaur,' 'Creed' at holiday box office
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Despite some mighty competition, Katniss and her crew dominated the box office once again."The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 2" held on to its first-place spot in its second weeke...
3:59PM ( 18 hours ago )
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Today's Survey Question
How would you assess the French government's response to the terror attacks in Paris?
It's been spot on.
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Rosberg extends F1 pole streak to 6 races by edging Hamilton at Abu Dhabi GP
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Nico Rosberg extended his streak of pole positions to six when he edged Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton in Saturday's qualifying session for the Abu Dhabi Grand...
10:01AM ( 2 days ago )