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Wednesday May 25th, 2016 3:38AM
Collins has no problem with four challengers, easily wins third term in Washington
Despite being challenged by four other Republicans, Doug Collins of Gainesville handily won re-election as Georgia's Ninth District Congressman in Tuesday's General Primary.
10:30PM ( 5 hours ago )
Isakson wins GOP primary, will compete for third US Senate term
Johnny Isakson will compete for a third term in the U.S. Senate.
9:08PM ( 6 hours ago )
By Associated Press
GOP governors ask FCC to address illegal prison cellphones
Ten Republican governors - including Georgia's Nathan Deal - want the Federal Communications Commission to give states more autonomy to apply technology that can stop prison inmates from using smuggled cellphones.
8:02PM ( 7 hours ago )
By Associated Press
Atlanta selected to host Super Bowl thanks in large part to stadium investment
The NFL awarded Super Bowls to Atlanta, Miami and Los Angeles, three cities that made significant financial investments in new stadiums or recently upgraded an existing one. Atlanta will host the game in 2019, followed by Miami (2020) and Los Angeles (2021), it was announced Tuesday at the NFL owners meetings.
7:59PM ( 7 hours ago )
By The Associated Press
Unicoi offering aerial adventure park beginning Thursday
Just in time for summer, Unicoi State Park and Lodge has rolled out its new aerial adventure park.
3:03PM ( 12 hours ago )
Self-control urged, as ballot selfies are banned in Georgia
​State election officials are taking to social media, warning Georgia voters to resist the urge to snap photos, or ``selfies,'' inside voting booths.
1:24PM ( 14 hours ago )
PHOTO GALLERY: Election day sights around Hall County, North Georgia
Check out a few photos from our news coverage area for the May 24, 2016 General Primary election.
11:59PM ( 3 hours ago )
Georgia primary voters stick with challenged incumbents
Though nobody named Trump or Clinton was on the ballot Tuesday, Georgia voters still turned out to decide the fates of several incumbents in primary elections across the state.
10:21PM ( 5 hours ago )
Goodbye, empty nest: Millennials staying longer with parents
For millennials, living with parents is now most common arrangement for first time on record
4:45PM ( 10 hours ago )
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Group of 7 seeks way forward for aging, faltering economies
Leaders of the Group of Seven rich nations that will meet in Japan this week will undoubtedly voice unity over fighting terrorism, pandemics and tax evasion
2:58AM ( 39 minutes ago )
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
Wrapping up a historic visit to Vietnam, U.S. President Barack Obama on Wednesday praised the next generation of leaders for being more conscious about the effects of climate change than previous generations and urged them to "do something about it."
2:23AM ( 1 hour ago )
Watchdogs say Texas dodged 'train wreck' on education board
A former schoolteacher who believes dinosaurs were on Noah's Ark isn't joining the Texas State Board of Education
2:19AM ( 1 hour ago )
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National
Baseball: 2016 a disappointment? No way
It was a lot to expect coming into the 2016 season for area baseball teams coming off the heels of arguably the best season ever for area teams in 2015...
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Drag racing legend Muldowney having cancerous lung removed
Drag racing legend Shirley Muldowney is having surgery to remove a cancerous lung.
1:52AM ( 1 hour ago )
Breck Davidson Named to 2016 ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Division III All-Region Team
Piedmont College baseball senior Breck Davidson has been honored with a spot on the 2016 ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Division III All-Region Third Team, marking his first time on the listing.
11:14PM ( 4 hours ago )
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Huawei files lawsuits accusing Samsung of violating patents
Chinese tech giant Huawei says it has filed lawsuits in the United States and China accusing rival Samsung of violating its patents on mobile phone technology
3:22AM ( 15 minutes ago )
10 Things to Know for Wednesday
Among 10 Things to Know: Trump, Clinton capture primaries in Washington state; Bill Cosby to stand trial in sex case; what Obama is hoping to prove to his successor
12:00AM ( 3 hours ago )
Woman, child dead after Amtrak train hits SUV in California
Fire officials say a woman and child are dead after an Amtrak train collided with an SUV in the San Francisco Bay Area
11:44PM ( 3 hours ago )
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Cosby lawyers outline defense as case heads to trial
Bill Cosby's lawyer gave a blistering preview of the questions the actor's accuser will face at trial, as a judge refused to dismiss the sex-assault case at a preliminary hearing
12:39AM ( 2 hours ago )
Depp's dog fight with Australian deputy leader continues
Australia's deputy prime minister has boasted that he had got into Johnny Depp's head like fictional serial killer Hannibal Lecter after the Hollywood star actor quipped that the ruddy-faced lawmaker appeared to be "inbred with a tomato."
12:08AM ( 3 hours ago )
The Avengers heed call to visit teen battling cancer
The Avengers carry out star-studded mission to lift spirits of California teen battling cancer
10:29PM ( 5 hours ago )
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Brittany Force tops Saturday Top Fuel speeds at Topeka
Brittany Force claimed her first No. 1 qualifying position of the season Saturday at the NHRA Kansas Nationals at Heartland Park Topeka, continuing the theme of “the year of the women” in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series.
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