Friday November 27th, 2015 3:52PM
Police: 3 officers injured in shooting near Colorado Planned Parenthood; shooter contained
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Three officers were injured Friday in a shooting near a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs and the gunman has been contained, police said.Commander Kirk Wilso...
3:29PM ( 22 minutes ago )
PHOTO GALLERY: Holiday shoppers hit Gainesville stores early
Black Friday may still have status as the kickoff to the holiday shopping season, but Thanksgiving Thursday is gaining ground as more stores opt to open early.
10:01AM ( 5 hours ago )
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Black Friday: The Super Bowl of shopping starts in stores across the country
The Super Bowl of shopping had an early start again this year, but the game isn't over yet.Early numbers aren't out yet on how many shoppers headed to stores on Thanksgiving. But it's expected that mo...
8:38AM ( 7 hours ago )
White House undergoes Thanksgiving Day lockdown after man draped in American flag jumps fence
WASHINGTON (AP) — A man draped in an American flag climbed over the fence at the White House on Thursday, prompting a lockdown as the first family celebrated Thanksgiving.The man was immediately appre...
10:11PM ( 17 hours ago )
Brenau professor: Shopping small, holiday spending on the rise
A local economist is encouraging holiday shoppers to take advantage of Small Business Saturday, the day after Black Friday.
5:51PM ( 22 hours ago )
Community groups provide Thanksgiving meals to residents in need
GAINESVILLE - Local organizations provide Thanksgiving meals, clothes and care packages to residents in need.
12:37PM ( 1 day ago )
Man wanted in death of infant in Ga., sought for attempted homicide in Fla.
Police in Georgia are searching for a man accused in the beating death of an infant.
5:47AM ( 10 hours ago )
Big balloons, heavy security for NYC Thanksgiving parade; St. Louis parade resumes
NEW YORK (AP) — Americans paused Thursday to celebrate their blessings despite terrorism fears and racial tensions over fatal police shootings across the country. A record number of police officers pa...
7:58PM ( 19 hours ago )
The Latest: Putin: Russia ready to cooperate with US-led coalition fighting IS
BEIRUT (AP) — The latest developments regarding the war in Syria. All times local.10:20 p.m.French President Francois Hollande says the downing of a Russian warplane by Turkey was a "serious incident,...
3:21PM ( 1 day ago )
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Protest over Chicago teen's killing by police disrupts city's posh shopping district
CHICAGO (AP) — Hundreds of protesters blocked store entrances and shut down four lanes of traffic in Chicago's ritziest shopping district on Black Friday to draw attention to the 2014 police killing o...
3:36PM ( 15 minutes ago )
76ers center Okafor says Boston club fight dumb, embarrassing; team expects NBA to step in
HOUSTON (AP) — Philadelphia 76ers center Jahlil Okafor says he's embarrassed about a Boston nightclub scuffle captured on video and is dealing with the team and league on possible discipline."It was d...
3:35PM ( 16 minutes ago )
The Latest: 3rd body found after failed rescue attempts amid flooding in Fort Worth area
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The Latest on severe weather hitting parts of the U.S. on Black Friday (all times local):2:25 p.m.Search crews have found a third body in floodwaters after record rain deluged...
3:29PM ( 22 minutes ago )
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(VIDEO) Game of the Week: Rabun County aims to surpass historic mark
Rabun County football has already caught up with history -- now the Wildcats hope outrun it.
8:58PM ( 5 hours from now )
Playoffs: Quarterfinals yield no let-offs for area programs
Even though things continue to get tougher the further you go in the playoffs, none of the five area teams still remaining would give up their spot as they prepare for Friday night’s quarterfinal action.
7:25PM ( 3 hours from now )
Commerce just fine with underdog role
The underdog role suits Commerce coach Michael Brown and the Tigers just fine...
7:20PM ( 3 hours from now )
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Friday Game Night
Georgia Tech beats Arkansas 83-73
By Georgia Tech coach Brian Gregory's lofty standards, Charles Mitchell could have collected 20 rebounds.
11:47PM ( 16 hours ago )
Falcons sign 2nd K Shayne Graham, waive LB Joplo Bartu
With Matt Bryant slowed by a right quadriceps injury, the Atlanta Falcons have signed kicker Shayne Graham.
11:41PM ( 16 hours ago )
'Scary' Archer offers huge roadblock to Hawks' semifinal quest
It wasn't quite ‘The Exorcist,’ but all it took was one quick look at Archer's game film to make Mill Creek coach Shannon Jarvis shut his eyes and turn away.
9:20PM ( 18 hours ago )
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Stocks edge higher in quiet post-holiday trading; Disney has worst day in three months
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks finished mostly higher Friday as they wrapped up a quiet week of trading.The Standard & Poor's 500 index fluctuated early on, but managed to eke out a small gain as telecomm...
2:48PM ( 1 hour ago )
The Latest: Groups protesting Chicago teen's killing by officer block entrances to stores
CHICAGO (AP) — The latest on the aftermath of the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago police officer (all times local):1:15 p.m.Hundreds of protesters are blocking entrances to stores in C...
2:42PM ( 1 hour ago )
The Latest: Holiday shopping season gets started on Thanksgiving, continues on Black Friday
Shoppers began feasting on deals on Thanksgiving, but just how hungry they'll remain is yet to be seen.Analysts have questioned whether Black Friday is losing its cachet as retailers have pushed openi...
2:16PM ( 1 hour ago )
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As it lay dying: Ole Miss to demolish 1980 power plant where Faulkner wrote landmark book
OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Late one night at the University of Mississippi power plant, William Faulkner turned over a wheelbarrow, used it as a makeshift table and began writing the classic novel "As I Lay...
3:31PM ( 20 minutes ago )
Broadway musical 'The Bridges of Madison County' hits the road with redemption in mind
NEW YORK (AP) — On tour this winter is a Broadway musical about the one that got away, in more ways than one."The Bridges of Madison County," with a superb score by Jason Robert Brown, starts an eight...
2:01PM ( 1 hour ago )
Singer-songwriter Lera Lynn says performing on 'True Detective' was a sliver of who she is
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Singer songwriter Lera Lynn looks nothing like the character she played on season two of HBO's crime noir series, "True Detective," who sang woeful drug ballads in a seedy dive...
12:15PM ( 3 hours ago )
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What big ticket item(s) are you planning on buying for Christmas gifts this year?
A game console/system
A smart device/phone
A computer
A vehicle
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Rosberg maintains speed edge on Hamilton in Friday's practice for Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Nico Rosberg set the fastest time in Friday's practice for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix ahead of Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton.Hamilton has already secured the Fo...
12:44PM ( 3 hours ago )
Hall Co. tag renewals will be handled differently in December
Hall County residents ready to renew their tags this December will not recieve the standard renewal notice from the Department of Revenue (DOR).
2:10PM ( 4 days ago )