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Lloyd hat trick leads US over Japan 5-2 for World Cup title
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Carli Lloyd lives for the big moment. She had her biggest on Sunday night — and gave the United States its record third Women's World Cup title.Lloyd scored three ti...
1:06AM ( 4 hours ago )
Hall Co. officials: no reported injuries from fireworks
Now that the proverbial dust has settled on another Fourth of July holiday, authorities in Hall County say it was a relatively quiet one, even with the advent of new consumer fireworks.
9:34AM ( 19 hours ago )
Suwanee to hold open house to discuss downtown master plan
Suwanee officials will host an open house Thursday, July 9, to give citizens an update on the city's Downtown Master Plan.
8:31AM ( 20 hours ago )
Early voting continues in Flowery Branch, Forsyth Co.
Early voting for July 14 runoff elections continues through Friday in Flowery Branch and Forsyth County.
6:28AM ( 22 hours ago )
White County wreck hurts one, shuts down GA 115
A single-vehicle wreck around 2:30 p.m. Saturday shut down or seriously impacted traffic on Georgia Highway 115 at the White/Lumpkin County line for about an hour.
1:21AM ( 1 day ago )
Lobby of new Brenau physical therapy school named for Ralph & Mary Cleveland
In celebration of a major gift to the Brenau University ForeverGold campaign, the lobby of Brenau's physical therapy school at the Brenau Downtown Center was dedicated Friday in memory of Ralph W. Cleveland and in honor of his wife, Mary Cleveland.
2:00PM ( 1 day ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Cruz, Huckabee go head-to-head for evangelical votes in Ga.
Two Republican presidential candidates went head-to-head for evangelical votes Sunday, telling a megachurch congregation in Georgia that God favors the United States but also issuing a warning.
10:48PM ( 6 hours ago )
Cherokee Co. firefighters rescue dog from 75-foot well
Firefighters were able to rescue a puppy from a deep well in Cherokee County by lowering a firefighter into the hole to retrieve the animal.
6:14PM ( 11 hours ago )
Hall Co. Animal Shelter's 'Adopt-a-Can' bin makes its debut
A new member of Hall County Resource Recovery's "Adopt-a-Can" program made its debut this weekend.
2:16PM ( 15 hours ago )
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Local/State
South Carolina lawmakers return for Confederate flag debate
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — While it appears there is broad support in the South Carolina Legislature to bring down the Confederate flag, the depth of that support will get its first test this week as lawma...
5:00AM ( 17 minutes ago )
The Latest: Cyprus repeats call for Greek debt restructuring
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest on the bailout referendum in Greece (all times local):__11:55 a.m.Cyprus says it has been the only bailed-out country in the 19-country eurozone to support Greece's de...
4:58AM ( 19 minutes ago )
Interview: Suspect in SF pier attack admits he shot woman
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A man arrested in the seemingly random fatal shooting of a woman at a San Francisco pier admitted in a jailhouse interview that he shot her, but said it was an accident.Francisco...
4:51AM ( 26 minutes ago )
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National
Earnhardt, Jr. wins, Austin Dillon crashes hard at Daytona
Dale Earnhardt, Jr. endured a weekend of rain, a three-hour-plus pre-race delay, and nine caution flags to win the Coke-Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway early Monday morning.
3:15AM ( 2 hours ago )
Braves shake up bullpen after 4-0 loss to Phillies in 10
A 10th-inning meltdown set the stage for a postgame shake-up of Atlanta's bullpen...
10:43PM ( 6 hours ago )
U.S. women hope history does not repeat itself
Abby Wambach remembers the date by heart: July 17, 2011. That was the day the United States lost to Japan in the Women's World Cup title match in Germany.
6:45PM ( 10 hours ago )
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Sports
Honda chief: Product development needs more time for quality
TOKYO (AP) — To illustrate his vision for a turnaround at recall-slammed Honda, Takahiro Hachigo, the new chief executive, showed video footage set to a light-hearted 50s-style rock music of happy peo...
3:52AM ( 1 hour ago )
Farm use of drones to take off as feds loosen restrictions
CORDOVA, Md. (AP) — Mike Geske wants a drone.Watching a flying demonstration on Maryland's Eastern Shore, the Missouri farmer envisions using an unmanned aerial vehicle to monitor the irrigation pipes...
3:37AM ( 1 hour ago )
Most Asian markets fall after Greek results, but China rises
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares tumbled Monday after Greece's voters vehemently rejected conditions set by its international creditors, deepening doubts over their future in the 19-nation eurozone.China's b...
2:32AM ( 2 hours ago )
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Business
Versace kicks off Paris couture week in style
PARIS (AP) — Actress Michelle Rodriguez and model Naomi Campbell joined celebrity attendees Sunday at the start of Paris' fall-winter 2015-16 haute couture week — that headlined with Versace. Here are...
6:16PM ( 11 hours ago )
'Terminator,' 'Magic Mike' fizzle at July 4th box office
NEW YORK (AP) — July 4th went off like a dud at the box office. Anticipated new releases "Magic Mike XXL" and "Terminator Genisys" fizzled, leaving the popular holdovers "Jurassic World" and "Inside O...
3:52PM ( 13 hours ago )
Queen Latifah, Amy Schumer headline Fourth of July festival
NEW YORK (AP) — Queen Latifah started with "The Star-Spangled Banner" and ended with a rap classic, Amy Schumer told raunchy jokes despite some children in the crowd and country singer Sara Evans was...
11:28AM ( 17 hours ago )
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Entertainment
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Should the U.S. eavesdrop on the leaders of its allies?
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Rained out qualifying gives Earnhardt, Jr. Daytona pole
The cancellation of qualifying for the Coke Zero 400 inadvertently gave NASCAR a popular pole sitter Saturday at Daytona International Speedway.
By Jeff Olson-NASCAR Wire Service
7:02PM ( 1 day ago )
Utility drones could inspect equipment, scan for outages
LITHONIA, Ga. (AP) — When tornadoes and hurricanes topple power lines in the future, flying drones might be the first to pinpoint the damage.Power companies across the United States are testing whethe...
4:21PM ( 1 day ago )