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Friday July 31st, 2015 7:20AM
N.Ga. man injured in Knoxville ropes course accident dies
An 18-year-old Georgia man has died a week after falling with a safety cord wrapped around his neck at a Knoxville ropes course.
5:55AM ( 1 hour ago )
By Associated Press
Grand jury to review Clayton County sheriff shooting case out of Lawrenceville
Gwinnett County prosecutors say the case of an off-duty sheriff shooting a real estate agent at a metro Atlanta model home will be reviewed by a grand jury.
5:38AM ( 1 hour ago )
By Associated Press
Atlanta Hawks player arrested after brief Banks County chase
An Atlanta Hawks player faces felony drug charges after the vehicle he was riding in ran from Banks County deputies about 9 a.m. Thursday.
6:02PM ( 13 hours ago )
Banks County sheriff details credit union armed robbery
Banks County Sheriff Carlton Speed is releasing more details of the armed robbery of a Homer credit union at 10:20 a.m. Thursday.
4:53PM ( 14 hours ago )
Clermont Councilwoman Lynn Adams resigns
Clermont Town Clerk Sandra Helton said City Councilwoman Lynn Adams submitted her resignation to the city Thursday morning.
3:51PM ( 15 hours ago )
Supporters of Gainesville boy with rare disease to host blood drive
The family of a four-year-old Gainesville boy with a rare disease is hosting a blood drive and fundraiser to support medical needs and bills.
3:28PM ( 15 hours ago )
Kennesaw State celebrates 100,000th graduate
Officials at a metro Atlanta university are celebrating the school's 100,000th graduate.
6:58AM ( 22 minutes ago )
Suspect in Charleston church shooting due in federal court
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The man accused of slaying nine parishioners as they worshipped at a South Carolina church was expected in court Friday to face dozens of federal charges, including hate crimes...
5:45AM ( 1 hour ago )
Lawsuit accuses CVS of overcharging for generic drugs
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — CVS Health Corp. deliberately overcharged some pharmacy customers for generic drugs by submitting claims to their insurance companies at inflated prices, according to a lawsuit fi...
9:47PM ( 9 hours ago )
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Local/State
Attack in West Bank kills Palestinian child, homes torched
DUMA, West Bank (AP) — Suspected Jewish assailants attacked a Palestinian village in the West Bank early Friday and torched two homes, hurling fire bombs inside and setting off a blaze that killed a s...
7:01AM ( 18 minutes ago )
Zimbabwe: American lion killer's extradition being sought
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe intends to seek the extradition of an American dentist who killed a lion that was lured out of a national park and shot with a bow and a gun, and the process has alrea...
6:49AM ( 30 minutes ago )
APNewsBreak: Germany shelves Nazi crimes probe of US man
BERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors have shelved their Nazi war crimes investigation of a retired Minnesota carpenter whom The Associated Press exposed as a former commander in an SS-led unit, saying Fri...
6:39AM ( 40 minutes ago )
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National
Michael Waltrip Racing co-owner buys share of Ganassi
Michael Waltrip Racing co-owner Rob Kauffman has agreed to buy an interest in the race team owned by Chip Ganassi.
1:32AM ( 5 hours ago )
Braves send Wood, Johnson to Dodgers in blockbuster, 3-team trade
The first-place Los Angeles Dodgers bolstered their pitching staff on the eve of the trade deadline, completing a 13-player deal with the Atlanta Braves and Miami Marlins on Thursday that sent two starters and two relievers to the NL West leader.
11:19PM ( 8 hours ago )
Braves fall to Phillies behind Brown, Harang
Domonic Brown homered and Aaron Harang snapped his losing streak at eight starts, leading the Philadelphia Phillies to a 4-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday night.
10:25PM ( 8 hours ago )
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Sports
China drop, other global markets mostly up after US data
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — China's stock market extended loss while other global stocks mostly gained Friday after data showed the U.S. economy posted solid growth during the second quarter.KEEPING SCO...
5:33AM ( 1 hour ago )
China down again, other Asian stocks mostly up after US data
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — China's stock market extended its loss for a second day while other Asian stocks were mostly up Thursday after data showed the U.S. economy posted solid growth during the sec...
12:01AM ( 7 hours ago )
Hollywood's Relativity files for bankruptcy with $681M owing
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Relativity Media, the struggling "mini major" Hollywood studio behind movies such as "Immortals" and "Mirror Mirror," filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Thursday.The filing...
9:40PM ( 9 hours ago )
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Business
Kurt Cobain's family wants death-scene photos kept sealed
SEATTLE (AP) — Kurt Cobain's widow and daughter are urging a Seattle judge not to release death-scene photos and records that a lawsuit claims will prove the Nirvana frontman was murdered more than 20...
3:47AM ( 3 hours ago )
Paul Simon joins U2 onstage at NYC's Madison Square Garden
NEW YORK (AP) — The special guests at U2's concert Thursday night included Paul Simon, Lou Reed's widow and the woman who called 911 when Bono fell off his bike in New York City last year.Simon joined...
2:04AM ( 5 hours ago )
Judge leaves Katy Perry's bid to buy convent in limbo
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Katy Perry's dream of owning a hilltop convent near Hollywood is going to have to wait a while longer.The convent, which Perry has wanted to buy to be her personal residence for sev...
1:45AM ( 5 hours ago )
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Bubba Russell grabs Limited Late Model win at Hartwell
Bubba Russell moved to the front of the Limited Late Model field Saturday night and went on to score the victory at Hartwell Speedway in Hartwell, Ga.
4:00PM ( 15 hours ago )
Demorest discusses how to help Sweet Breads help downtown
The Demorest City Council is trying to figure how to best help the business they hope will anchor the downtown district.
9:03AM ( 1 day ago )