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Monday August 31st, 2015 9:55PM
Hall Co. commissioner confirms Ashley Madison account
A Hall County Commissioner confirmed Monday that his information was part of a data dump of Georgia Ashley Madison customers - a website that is known for assisting users in finding extramarital affairs.
7:15PM ( 2 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN Staff
Qualifiers trickling in for local municipal elections
Qualifying is underway in several municipal elections in Hall County, and as of Monday afternoon, a few names have officially been added to the mix.
4:25PM ( 5 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN Staff
Georgia lawmaker says he had account on cheating website
A state lawmaker from Macon says he had an account on the cheating website Ashley Madison.
3:48PM ( 6 hours ago )
Flowery Branch considers a ban on panhandling and "urban camping"
Flowery Branch city councils will consider an ordinance Thursday that would ban "urban camping and panhandling" in the city.
2:16PM ( 7 hours ago )
White County mails property tax notices; due Nov. 15
White County property owners started receiving their 2015 tax notices over the weekend.
2:03PM ( 7 hours ago )
Truett-McConnell College purchases Cleveland Worship Center
It was a time of celebration Sunday night at Cleveland Worship Center, not just a time to worship the Lord, but a time to celebrate a partnership deal between the church and Truett-McConnell College.
11:56AM ( 9 hours ago )
Fred is easternmost hurricane to form in tropics of Atlantic, 1st to cross Cape Verde Islands
MIAMI (AP) — Weather forecasters say Hurricane Fred is the easternmost hurricane known to have formed in the Atlantic tropics, and the first to actually pass over the Cape Verde Islands as a hurricane...
8:56PM ( 58 minutes ago )
After weeks of turmoil, US stock market closes out its worst month in more than 3 years
NEW YORK (AP) — August was a brutal month for investors.Fears about a slowdown in China's economy and concerns about when the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates pushed stocks sharply lower this...
4:51PM ( 5 hours ago )
Texas-based Blue Bell resumes sales 4 months after listeria scare forces ice cream recall
BRENHAM, Texas (AP) — Blue Bell ice cream is back.Blue Bell Creameries resumed selling its products at some locations Monday, four months after the Texas-based retailer halted sales due to listeria co...
3:30PM ( 6 hours ago )
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Local/State
UN: Satellite image shows main building, columns of Palmyra's Temple of Bel "destroyed"
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The United Nations says that a satellite image confirms that the main building of the ancient Temple of Bel in the Syrian town of Palmyra has been destroyed.There had been repor...
9:39PM ( 15 minutes ago )
State Dept. releases 7,000 pages of emails; 150 emails contain now-classified information
WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department released roughly 7,000 pages of Hillary Rodham Clinton's emails Monday, including about 150 emails that have been censored because they contain information that...
9:33PM ( 21 minutes ago )
Murder charge dropped against Irish nanny in US girl's death; cause of death is 'undetermined'
BOSTON (AP) — A lawyer for an Irish nanny who was accused of killing a 1-year-old girl in her care and served more than two years in prison only to have a murder charge against her dropped on Monday c...
9:17PM ( 37 minutes ago )
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National
(VIDEO) Player of the Week: Wood's second dominating night earns Jefferson RB award
Heading into the season Jefferson coaches and players knew that Colby Wood would be an asset...
11:15AM ( 13 hours from now )
5 things: What we learned from Week 1 of high school football
Here’s a look at five things we learned from week 1 of the high school football season...
5:17PM ( 4 hours ago )
Week 1: Big wins, tough losses mark full start of 2015 prep football season
The season got started with a bang for some area high school football teams – while others will be going back to the drawing board after a mix of results for northeast Georgia-based programs.
9:02AM ( 2 days ago )
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Friday Game Night
Lambert picked as starting quarterback for No. 9 Georgia
With less than a week to go before the season opener, No. 9 Georgia finally has a starting quarterback.
10:33AM ( 12 hours from now )
Falcons' offense has issues entering final preseason game
The Atlanta Falcons' most glaring unanswered questions are on offense as they began a short practice week before their final preseason game against Baltimore on Thursday night.
9:52AM ( 11 hours from now )
Georgia finalizing plans for new indoor practice facility
The Georgia athletic board has approved a $30 million football indoor practice facility.
8:45PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Sports
In Alaska, Obama depicts stark future without action on climate change by US, other countries
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Submerged countries, abandoned cities and floods of refugees await the world barring urgent action on climate change, President Barack Obama warned Monday, painting a doomsday...
9:01PM ( 53 minutes ago )
Huge offshore gas field could end Egypt's fuel crisis, but will take years to develop
CAIRO (AP) — The discovery of a huge gas field off Egypt's coast promises to ease a long-running fuel crisis and boost the economy after years of unrest, but it will take years to develop and won't br...
4:40PM ( 5 hours ago )
Huge explosion at Spanish fireworks factory kills 5 people and injures 6
MADRID (AP) — A huge explosion Monday at a fireworks factory in northeastern Spain killed five people and injured six others, authorities said.The blast occurred around 2 p.m. (1200 GMT) at the Pirote...
3:39PM ( 6 hours ago )
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Business
Rihanna excited to celebrate 10 years in music industry; talks new album, launches fragrance
NEW YORK (AP) — Rihanna says she's thrilled to have had a decade-long career in music and she plans on celebrating the feat at some point this year."Definitely a very big deal for me. You know, I can'...
9:05PM ( 49 minutes ago )
Tearful memorial held in New York for Broadway actor Kyle Jean-Baptiste, who died at 21
NEW YORK (AP) — Dozens of friends, colleagues and former classmates of a rising Broadway actor who had already made history at just 21 years old gathered in Central Park on Monday to mourn his acciden...
7:49PM ( 2 hours ago )
Decade after Janet Jackson's breast-baring, Miley Cyrus' flash causes barely a stir
NEW YORK (AP) — Janet Jackson exposed a breast on national television a decade ago, and it sparked national outrage. Miley Cyrus' flash barely caused a shrug.Cyrus' exposure came near the end of Sunda...
7:10PM ( 2 hours ago )
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VIDEO: Joey Logano, Kyle Busch score Bristol victories
For the second straight year, Joey Logano scored the win in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series IRWIN Tools Night race Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway.
By AccessWDUN staff
8:00AM ( 4 days ago )
Scientists studying how rising seas will reshape Ga. coast
Scientists are fine-tuning what they know about rivers and marshes flushed with saltwater by ocean tides so they can better predict how rising sea levels will reshape the Georgia coast over the next century.
By The Associated Press
7:07PM ( 1 day ago )