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Wednesday July 1st, 2015 11:38PM
US probing possible airline collusion that kept fares high
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government is investigating possible collusion among major airlines to limit available seats, which keeps airfares high, according to a document obtained by The Associated P...
9:50PM ( 1 hour ago )
GSP: No charges in E. Hall ice cream truck accident
No charges will be filed after a little boy was struck by a vehicle passing an ice cream truck earlier this week in the East Hall area.
6:09PM ( 5 hours ago )
New Exec Director named for Good News Clinics
Good News Clinics has named Allison Borchert, RN, as new Executive Director to replace outgoing Executive Director Cheryl Christian, according to an announcement by GNC Board of Directors President Richard Bennett, DMD.
5:25PM ( 6 hours ago )
By Staff
Stone Mountain Park official: Rebel flags must fly under law
Confederate flags will continue flying at Stone Mountain Park near Atlanta because Georgia law prevents their removal, the head of a state authority that oversees the park said Wednesday.
4:41PM ( 6 hours ago )
By Associated Press
Hall County native named Ga. DOT Area Engineer
The Georgia Department of Transportation has appointed a Hall County native, Shannon Giles, as Area Engineer serving Barrow, Clarke, Jackson, Oconee and Walton counties.
4:10PM ( 7 hours ago )
By Staff
VIDEO: Hall Co. Fire Marshal offers fireworks safety tips
Wednesday marked the first day that citizens could purchase consumer, "aerial" fireworks in Georgia, and Hall County Fire officials are warning residents of the potential hazards.
2:25PM ( 9 hours ago )
As SC fire investigated, stats show church fires not unusual
GREELEYVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The Rev. John Taylor feared the worst when he learned his church was on fire, only days after a mass shooting at a black church in Charleston prompted Southern leaders to cal...
10:34PM ( 1 hour ago )
Thieves make off with semi loaded with liquor and wine
Law officers in Athens are investigating the theft of an estimated $100,000 worth of bottled liquor and wine after a semi-trailer loaded with the alcohol went missing.
1:47PM ( 9 hours ago )
DeKalb County CEO found guilty of perjury, extortion charge
A suspended DeKalb County official accused of pressuring vendors for campaign contributions has been found guilty of perjury and attempted theft by extortion.
12:59PM ( 10 hours ago )
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Local/State
Ohio to replace bridge after tanker fire, reroute traffic
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Transportation officials plan to replace a bridge that was charred early Wednesday morning when a tanker truck carrying ethanol overturned, caught fire and forced closures on two...
10:36PM ( 1 hour ago )
$3 million restoration project improves Alcatraz Island
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — More than a million people visit Alcatraz Island every year to see the shuttered prison sitting in the San Francisco Bay, made famous by Clint Eastwood in the movie about the grea...
10:27PM ( 1 hour ago )
Witness: Man killed by police told officers 'shoot me'
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Two witnesses said an unarmed Mexican immigrant fatally shot by police in Washington state fought with an officer, threw rocks and told officers to shoot him before they opened f...
10:19PM ( 1 hour ago )
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National
AP source: Hawks reach agreement to re-sign Paul Millsap
The Atlanta Hawks have reached an agreement to re-sign Paul Millsap, a person with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press on Wednesday.
11:22PM ( 16 minutes ago )
G-Braves finish off sweep of Bisons
The Gwinnett Braves continued their road domination of the Buffalo Bisons with a 6-2 win Wednesday night in the finale of their three-game series at Coca-Cola Field.
11:11PM ( 27 minutes ago )
AP source: Hawks finalizing deal for Spurs' Splitter
A person with knowledge of the deals says the Atlanta Hawks are finalizing a trade for San Antonio Spurs center Tiago Splitter.
6:03PM ( 5 hours ago )
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Sports
SUVs, muscle cars help auto industry maintain momentum
DETROIT (AP) — Americans again bought vehicles that sit up high and come loaded with features like backup cameras and smartphone capabilities in June. Horsepower was also in; gas-sipping not so much.S...
5:29PM ( 6 hours ago )
US stocks gain as Greece appears to be willing to negotiate
NEW YORK (AP) — Hopes that a deal could be reached between Greece and its creditors pushed stocks higher on Wednesday.The U.S. market opened higher, following strong gains for European stocks, after G...
5:02PM ( 6 hours ago )
Golf organizations distance themselves from Trump
Donald Trump says the golf industry supports him because "they know I'm right." Four leading golf organizations said he's wrong.The PGA Tour, LPGA Tour, USGA and PGA of America broke their silence Wed...
4:37PM ( 7 hours ago )
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Business
Customs officials recover idol looted from Indian temple
NEW YORK (AP) — Customs officials in New York have recovered a bronze religious statue from the 11th or 12th century that they say was looted from a temple in India.The New York office of Immigration...
10:42PM ( 55 minutes ago )
Robber killed in shootout with ex-anchor's husband at motel
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A cross-country road trip got derailed for a former CNN anchor and her husband after a would-be robber forced his way into their motel room and a shootout ensued.Lynne Russell...
8:37PM ( 3 hours ago )
A biker named 'Stray Dog' postpones Granik's Ozarks exit
NEW YORK (AP) — Debra Granik met Ron "Stray Dog" Hall at a biker church in the Ozarks.Granik, a 52-year-old filmmaker from New York, was in the Missouri mountains to make "Winter's Bone," the 2010 ind...
7:01PM ( 4 hours ago )
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Road course ace Allmendinger streaks to Sonoma pole
In Saturday’s time trial at Sonoma Raceway, A.J. Allmendinger took his first small step toward the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup.
By Reid Spencer-NASCAR Wire Service
9:37PM ( 4 days ago )
Teens ransack Macon Walmart; damages put at around $2,000
Investigators are using surveillance video to try identifying teens that were part of a group that ransacked a middle Georgia Wal-Mart early Sunday morning, causing an estimated $2,000 in damage, Macon-Bibb County Sheriff David Davis said.
By The Associated Press
4:55PM ( 1 day ago )