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Tuesday July 7th, 2015 12:50PM
US job openings stay high, but actual hiring falters in May
WASHINGTON (AP) — Job openings stayed close to a 15-year high in May. It's a sign that companies are expecting continued economic growth, but the level of advertised jobs has yet to drive the same kin...
11:31AM ( 1 hour ago )
The numbers tell the story: June was one warmest on record in N. Ga.
Most of north and Central Georgia was warmer-than-normal in June and most places were also drier-than-normal.
9:07AM ( 3 hours ago )
Hall Co. Commission to consider sign moratorium
It's a decision that didn't get nearly as much attention as Obamacare and same-sex marriage, but it's a Supreme Court decision that's having an impact on local governments, including Hall County.
7:00AM ( 5 hours ago )
Gwinnett man sentenced in shooting death of 23-month-old grandson
Gwinnett County prosecutors say a man has been sentenced in the shooting death of his 23-month-old grandson.
5:31AM ( 7 hours ago )
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Clarkesville selects design/build team for fire-damaged downtown
The Clarkesville City Council has decided who will perform design work and redevelop the fire-damaged east side of the Square.
9:44PM ( 15 hours ago )
Hall Co. Schools prepare for ESPLOST V
The Hall County School Board prepared for the upcoming ESPLOST referendum vote at their work session Monday afternoon.
7:00PM ( 17 hours ago )
Clarks Bridge Rd. re-opens after gas leak cleared
A gas leak shut down Clarks Bridge Road near its intersection with Edgewater Drive earlier today, according to authorities.
11:40AM ( 1 hour ago )
Boil water advisory continues in part of Banks Co.
A water main break Monday night continues to cause problems for some City of Baldwin water customers who live in Banks County.
11:16AM ( 1 hour ago )
Man finds part of human skull on Ga. beach; identity is mystery
Authorities say they're trying to identify part of a human skull found partially buried in the sand on a Georgia beach.
11:10AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Patients heap scorn on cancer doctor at his sentencing
DETROIT (AP) — Telling stories of deep anguish, patients and their relatives described Tuesday how a Detroit-area cancer doctor wrecked their lives through excessive treatments and intentional misdiag...
12:39PM ( 10 minutes ago )
Pope urges Latam to unite and spread faith on continent
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Pope Francis urged Latin Americans to channel the same urgency that brought them independence from Spain two centuries ago to spread the faith on a continent where Catholicism is...
12:38PM ( 11 minutes ago )
The Latest: Subway says raid likely linked to employee probe
ZIONSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Here are the latest developments in Tuesday's raid at the home of Subway restaurant chain spokesman Jared Fogle (all times are local):___12:35 p.m.Subway says a raid at the hom...
12:38PM ( 11 minutes ago )
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National
Two-A-Days: High school football countdown is on, starting with Banks County
Believe it or not there are only 45 days left until the start of the 2015 high school football season around the state and here in northeast Georgia...
1:00PM ( 9 minutes from now )
Braves halt Brewers' 8-game win streak, 5-3
Kelly Johnson homered and drove in three runs as the Atlanta Braves ended the Milwaukee Brewers' eight-game winning streak with a 5-3 victory Monday night.
12:13AM ( 12 hours ago )
Carli Lloyd becomes Captain America for US women
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — For a brief time Sunday night, Carli Lloyd's Wikipedia page listed her position as "President of the United States."More like Captain America.Lloyd scored three goal...
8:05AM ( 1 day ago )
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US stocks head lower as Greece debt talks resume
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks headed to losses Tuesday as European leaders met to discuss Greece's strained finances. A plunge in commodity prices helped pull stocks in material producers down more than...
12:10PM ( 39 minutes ago )
The Latest: Dutch: Greece needs quick solution to save euro
BRUSSELS (AP) — The latest on the Greek financial crisis (all times Brussels local):___5:55 p.m.Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte's message to the Greeks was blunt as he arrived at an emergency eurozone...
11:57AM ( 52 minutes ago )
Carnival aims to launch Miami to Cuba cruises in May
The world's largest cruise company could be heading to Cuba.Starting in May, Carnival Corp. plans to offer trips from Miami to the Caribbean island nation, the company announced Tuesday. Carnival says...
10:46AM ( 2 hours ago )
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Penn & Teller aim to work their brand of magic on Broadway
NEW YORK (AP) — Magic doesn't just happen like, well, magic.That's a major message of Penn and Teller, who for 40 years have plied their trade as sassy secularists in the priesthood of magicians, doin...
9:38AM ( 3 hours ago )
Director Zhang Yimou sues ex-production partner for $2.5M
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese director Zhang Yimou has sued a production company that he has worked with for more than a decade, seeking 15 million yuan ($2.5 million) he says he is owed as his share of the...
5:42AM ( 7 hours ago )
Longtime Hollywood producer Jerry Weintraub dies at 77
NEW YORK (AP) — One of the last of the classic Hollywood showmen, Jerry Weintraub built his show business empire on a Rolodex and chutzpah.The Brooklyn-born son of a Bronx jeweler, Weintraub rose from...
3:31AM ( 9 hours ago )
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A timeline on Bill Cosby's life and career
A timeline on the life and career of entertainer Bill Cosby, including recent controversy surrounding allegations of sex abuse, has been updated with documents from a 2005 legal deposition.
11:37AM ( 1 hour ago )
Richard Petty’s drivers look for more Daytona success
Richard Petty won the summer race at Daytona three times. He won the Daytona 500 seven times. Why the discrepancy? He doesn’t have an answer.
By Jeff Olson-NASCAR Wire Service
8:00AM ( 2 days 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 ( 2 days ago )