Thursday May 5th, 2016 8:25AM
Georgia governor's vetoes on guns, faith bucked his GOP base
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal's recent veto of bills on guns and faith bucked his fellow Republican lawmakers and possibly cost him points with his conservative political base
8:15AM ( 9 minutes ago )
DNR to scale back search for man missing in Lake Lanier
Beginning Thursday, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources will scale back their search for a Snellville man who was reported missing over the weekend after his empty boat was found floating in Lake Lanier.
8:42PM ( 11 hours ago )
The Latest: George W. Bush on Trump, GOP race: No comment
A spokesman for George W. Bush says the former president does "not plan to participate in or comment on" the 2016 presidential race
5:36PM ( 14 hours ago )
Feds indict metro Atlanta cop, alleged members of Gangster Disciples
Among the four dozen alleged Gangster Disciples members charged in indictments unsealed Wednesday, one sticks out: An Atlanta-area police officer who prosecutors say claimed to be a hit man for the violent gang and tipped off other members about police activity.
5:01PM ( 15 hours ago )
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The Latest: Kasich cancels VA event, plans Ohio statement
John Kasich has cancelled a press conference in Virginia and plans to make a statement from Columbus, a day after one of his last remaining rivals, Ted Cruz, ended his campaign
11:45AM ( 20 hours ago )
Town councilman in Clermont resigns
The town of Clermont once again finds itself shorthanded on its city council.
11:43AM ( 20 hours ago )
Gainesville citizens to hear from candidates for county offices
Two Gainesville City Council members will host a candidates roundtable Saturday, May 14, so their constituents can meet the candidates for county offices that also impact the city of Gainesville.
6:00AM ( 2 hours ago )
House bill would curb regulation of e-cigarettes, cigars
IE-cigarettes and cigar varieties could be spared regulations if House Republicans have their way
3:48AM ( 4 hours ago )
AUDIO: "The Armor of Light," a film that asks if it's possible to be pro-gun and pro-life
"The Armor of Light" follows a pro-life minister and the mother of a teenage shooting victim who "reach out to pastors around the country to discuss the moral and ethical response to gun violence." The director and main subject of the film joined the Afternoon News Wrap this week to discuss the documentary and the questions it raises.
10:41PM ( 9 hours ago )
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Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guard
The attorney for a Chicago police officer charged in the shooting death of a black teenager has asked for sheriff's deputies to guard the officer as he enters and exits court
7:55AM ( 29 minutes ago )
Michigan House passes $500M Detroit schools restructure plan
Lawmakers in the GOP-controlled Michigan House have approved a $500 million restructuring plan for Detroit Public Schools
7:28AM ( 56 minutes ago )
AP FACT CHECK: Bringing coal jobs back to Appalachia
Donald Trump's vow to create Appalachian coal jobs is complicated by declining coal and cheap natural gas
6:30AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Baseball playoffs: GHS, Buford, Union sweep; several Game 3s on tap
Buford, Gainesville and Union County are marching on to the state quarterfinals, while North Hall, Dawson County and Jackson County have one more chance to book their spot in the "Elite Eight" after intriguing second round series play on Wednesday.
11:56AM ( 3 hours from now )
Soccer playoffs: 5 more teams storm into quarterfinals; 10 total in 'Elite 8'
The North Hall girls magical postseason run continued, while four other area teams dominated to march on through the second round of the state soccer playoffs on Wednesday.
11:17AM ( 2 hours from now )
(VIDEO) Baseball: Gainesville sweeps into quarterfinals
Good teams just seem to find a way, especially when not at their best...
9:51AM ( 1 hour from now )
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Fannie Mae posts $1.1B profit in 1Q; paying $919M dividend
Mortgage giant Fannie Mae posted net income of $1.1 billion for the first quarter, down from the same period of 2015, as declining interest rates reduced the value of the financial instruments it uses to hedge against rate swings.
8:14AM ( 10 minutes ago )
Japan's Abe: Leaving EU could hurt Japanese investment in UK
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says Britain will be a less attractive destination for Japanese investment if it leaves the European Union
8:06AM ( 18 minutes ago )
Merck beats 1Q profit views with tight cost controls
Drugmaker Merck beats 1Q profit views as tight cost controls offset slightly lower sales
7:47AM ( 37 minutes ago )
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Woody Allen says he's made wife Soon-Yi Previn's life better
Woody Allen says that he has made wife Soon Yi-Previn's life better and the controversy that surrounded the couple in the 1990s hasn't traumatized him
7:26AM ( 59 minutes ago )
Actor Danny Glover to get award at Adirondack historic site
Actor Danny Glover will receive a human rights award at a historic site in the Adirondacks honoring abolitionist John Brown
7:11AM ( 1 hour ago )
Disney CEO meets Chinese president ahead of park opening
The head of entertainment giant Disney has had a rare official meeting with China's president, one month before the opening of a multibillion-dollar theme park in the country's financial hub of Shanghai
7:08AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Today's Survey Question
If the presidential election was today, who do you think would win between the following two candidates?
Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton
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Rosberg on pole in Russia as Hamilton's engine fails again
Formula One leader Nico Rosberg took pole position for the Russian Grand Prix while Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton was 10th after another engine failure ended his qualifying session early on Saturday.
By James Ellingworth-AP Sports Writer
10:08AM ( 4 days ago )