Tuesday October 13th, 2015 2:33PM
Jury deliberating in trial of fifth suspect in cabbie murder
The jury is now deliberating in the trial of Margarita Leanos, the woman charged as an accomplice in the murder of Gainesville taxi cab driver Isaias Tovar-Murillo.
12:52PM ( 1 hour ago )
Deal: Tax revenues up for September
Tax collections for the state rose again in the month of September, according to information released Tuesday by Governor Nathan Deal's office.
11:04AM ( 3 hours ago )
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'Extreme delays' expected most of week on downtown Gainesville street
Road work is planned again this week on a busy downtown Gainesville thoroughfare.
8:27AM ( 6 hours ago )
Oakwood approves rezoning for new townhomes near JHS
Oakwood City Council voted unanimously to rezone a 12.76-acre tract of land on Poplar Springs Road to allow a townhome community to be built
6:00AM ( 8 hours ago )
Banks County pallet mill destroyed by fire
It took firefighters about five and one-half hours to bring a fire at a Banks County industry under control overnight.
4:13AM ( 10 hours ago )
Lula bridge closed because 'structure has failed again'
The wooden overpass over the Norfolk Southern Railroad on Cobb Street in Lula is closed again.
10:10PM ( 16 hours ago )
Jamaica: Atlanta-bound Delta jet evacuated after faulty report of fire
A Delta Air Lines plane aborted takeoff Monday in Jamaica after a fire was reported in its cargo area, forcing 160 people and six crew members to evacuate the jetliner which was scheduled to fly from Montego Bay to Atlanta.
1:58PM ( 35 minutes ago )
Winter clothing distribution planned in Hall, 4 other counties Oct. 22
Caring Hands Ministries will distribute winter clothing for children and adults in Hall, Lumpkin, White, Habersham and Dawson counties Oct. 22.
1:34PM ( 59 minutes ago )
HCFS Marine Rescue Division trains for flooding disasters
As South Carolina continues to deal with catastrophic flooding, Hall County Fire Services' (HCFS) Marine Rescue Team is learning how to respond if that type of disaster struck the Gainesville area.
9:02AM ( 5 hours ago )
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Starbucks starting delivery to office workers in Empire State Building for $2 fee
NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks will start offering delivery within the Empire State Building Tuesday, giving office workers in the skyscraper the option of paying a $2 fee to avoid making a trip to the lob...
2:14PM ( 18 minutes ago )
The Latest: Police chief says there's not enough evidence for murder charge in officer's death
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The latest on a Memphis police officer who was fatally shot (all times local):2:10 p.m.Memphis police say there is not enough evidence to charge a man with murder in the fatal sh...
2:13PM ( 19 minutes ago )
Israel leader vows 'aggressive steps' against Palestinians as wave of violence worsens
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's prime minister on Tuesday said he would take a series of "aggressive steps" to halt a wave of violence in Israeli cities after two attacks in Jerusalem left three Israelis de...
2:12PM ( 20 minutes ago )
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Playoff-tinged battles highlight action in Week 8 of prep football
Area teams continue to fight for their postseason lives this week, as the high school football campaign closes in on the stretch run.
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(VIDEO) Player of the Week: Watson's climb leading Dawson back to top
Coey Watson is developing into one of the top quarterbacks in the area -- and the rest of Region 7-AAA is finding out firsthand.
4:49PM ( 2 hours from now )
5 things: What we learned from Week 7 of high school football
Here’s a look at five things we learned from Week 7 of high school football...
8:23PM ( 18 hours ago )
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Ex-Ball Coach: Spurrier says it's time to resign because program is going in wrong direction
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Steve Spurrier said Tuesday that he made the decision to resign as South Carolina's head coach because the team was heading in the wrong direction."We've slipped. It's my fault....
12:41PM ( 1 hour ago )
Roddy White says cheers from Falcons fans 'meant a lot'
Roddy White felt the need to question his role in the Falcons' offense last week...
9:57AM ( 4 hours ago )
Johnson blaming himself, players for Georgia Tech's slide
It's gotten so bad for Georgia Tech that coach Paul Johnson can no longer count on his beloved spread option offense to run basic plays.
9:41AM ( 4 hours ago )
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Union: Chronic shortage of air traffic controllers has reached a crisis, will cause delays
WASHINGTON (AP) — A chronic shortage of controllers has reached a crisis that will lead to widespread flight delays if left unchecked, officials for the union that represents air traffic controllers s...
1:55PM ( 37 minutes ago )
World's biggest beer makers agree to join forces in face of craft brews rise, sluggish sales
BRUSSELS (AP) — The world's biggest beer maker has clinched a deal to take over its nearest rival to stave off two key threats facing big name brands: the surge in popularity of craft brews and weaken...
1:37PM ( 55 minutes ago )
Less skin: Playboy to stop running pictures of completely naked women; 'It's just passe'
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Playboy is about to find out how many people really do read it for the articles.The magazine that helped usher in the sexual revolution in the 1950s and '60s by bringing nudity into...
1:34PM ( 58 minutes ago )
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Swift, Sheeran, the Weeknd lead American Music Awards nominations
NEW YORK (AP) — Taylor Swift earned six American Music Awards nominations Tuesday, and if she wins everything she's up for, the singer will become the most-honored female artist in the show's history....
1:51PM ( 41 minutes ago )
NBC says Donald Trump will host 'Saturday Night Live' in November
NEW YORK (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has agreed to host "Saturday Night Live" next month.NBC said its former "Celebrity Apprentice" host will be the headliner of the Nov. 7 s...
1:44PM ( 49 minutes ago )
Flavor Flav pleads guilty in NY court over 2014 traffic stop while driving to mom's funeral
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — Entertainer Flavor Flav has pleaded guilty in suburban New York to one count of unlicensed aggravated operation of a motor vehicle.He was arrested in January 2014 while racing to...
12:53PM ( 1 hour ago )
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NASCAR Notebook: Harvick set for next leg of Chase
Kevin Harvick claims he feels pressure. But it doesn’t seem like it. In a must-win situation on Sunday at Dover, the defending NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion led 355-of-400 laps on his way to victory lane.
By NASCAR Wire Service
8:00AM ( 4 days ago )
Asian stock markets lower as weakness in Chinese trade persists
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were lower Tuesday as China's trade data showed a larger-than-expected slide in imports, deepening concerns about slowdown in the world's second-largest e...
2:59AM ( 11 hours ago )