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Sunday May 3rd, 2015 3:56PM
Police have identified a man shot near the Underground
Police have identified a man shot near the Underground Atlanta shopping and entertainment complex in the city's downtown area. Authorities say the suspected gunman ran to Underground Atlanta after firing shots at another man near Peachtree Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. Police later identified the victim as at 24-year-old Khiry Clemons.
2:45PM ( 1 hour ago )
Survey says Suwanee residents happier with their city than most
The results of the National Citizen Survey suggest that residents of Suwanee are happier with their city overall than most others across the country.
9:00AM ( 6 hours ago )
Grand jury recommends charging Georgia officer in shooting
A grand jury has recommended criminal charges be considered against an Avondale Estates police officer who fatally shot a 20-year-old man, DeKalb County District Attorney Robert James said.
8:12AM ( 7 hours ago )
By Associated Press
Dust explosion damages Gainesville business
A dust fire was reported at about 6:15 p.m. Saturday evening at Pilgrim's Pride just off Bradford Street in Gainesville.
7:00AM ( 8 hours ago )
By Staff
Car crashes into Suwanee apartment complex
Residents from five units of a Suwanee apartment complex are being moved temporarily after a car crashed into their building.
9:17PM ( 18 hours ago )
VIDEO: Botanical Garden welcomes first visitors
The new Atlanta Botanical Garden in Gainesville welcomed its first visitors Saturday on 168 acres of land just north of town on U.S. Highway 129.
2:28PM ( 1 day ago )
By Jerry Gunn
Historic NE Ga. church to close after services Sunday
A small church with more than two centuries of history in Oglethorpe County will be hosting its last worship.
8:06AM ( 7 hours ago )
Mayweather wins decision in richest fight ever
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The pressure of a $180 million payday never got to Floyd Mayweather Jr., even if the richest fight ever wasn't the best.Using his reach and his jab Saturday night, Mayweather frustrat...
2:42AM ( 13 hours ago )
Britain has a new princess _ and eagerly awaits her name
LONDON (AP) — From Prince Charles to royal fans to most of those who put down a bet, millions in Britain were hoping for a girl.The Duchess of Cambridge delighted her nation and royal enthusiasts arou...
4:10PM ( 23 hours ago )
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Local/State
Ex-US Rep. Inglis gets JFK courage award for climate stance
BOSTON (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Bob Inglis has received the John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award for reversing his position on climate change despite the political fallout that cost him his seat in...
3:22PM ( 33 minutes ago )
Israel's Jewish Ethiopian minority rallies against racism
TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Several thousand people, mostly from Israel's Jewish Ethiopian minority, protested in Tel Aviv against racism and police brutality on Sunday, shutting down a major highway and...
3:14PM ( 42 minutes ago )
Arab coalition 'reconnaissance' troops land in Yemen
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — With helicopter gunships hovering overhead, at least 20 troops from a Saudi-led Arab coalition, including Yemeni expatriates, came ashore Sunday in the southern port city of Aden o...
2:59PM ( 56 minutes ago )
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National
Coach Quinn believes 1st NFL draft with Falcons a success
General manager Thomas Dimitroff and new coach Dan Quinn say the Atlanta Falcons got exactly what they were looking for on the last day of the NFL draft.
3:40PM ( 16 minutes ago )
Golf: Red Elephants surge back to claim Invite crown over Marist
The Gainesville boys golf team staged a second-round comeback on Saturday to claim The Invite crown at Chattahoochee Golf Club in Gainesville.
11:53AM ( 4 hours ago )
David Ragan ready to move to Michael Waltrip Racing
David Ragan’s tenure in the No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota comes to an end with the GEICO 500 and he’ll be moving onto his third team in 11 races—“a little weird, for sure,” he acknowledged—when the Sprint Cup schedule resumes at Kansas Speedway on May 9.
8:00AM ( 7 hours ago )
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Sports
'Avengers' sequel is second biggest US opener of all time
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Avengers are mighty, but not enough to beat themselves. The Marvel and Disney sequel earned a staggering $187.7 million in its debut weekend, making it the second biggest U.S. o...
3:17PM ( 38 minutes ago )
Google embeds engineers as professors
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Howard University freshman Alanna Walton knew something was different about the professor teaching her introduction to computer science course.First, there was her name: P...
1:25PM ( 2 hours ago )
German train drivers to start 5-day strike Tuesday
BERLIN (AP) — A union representing German train drivers has called members out on a five-day strike starting Tuesday, its longest walkout yet in an increasingly bitter dispute with the national railwa...
1:08PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Business
Jerry Lee Lewis, Elton John rock the New Orleans Jazz Fest
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — With thousands of people packing the infield at the Fair Grounds Race Track, hundreds more ignored "No Chair Zone" and "Standing Room Only" signs, setting up chairs 15 and 20 deep o...
9:33PM ( 18 hours ago )
Russian ballerina Plisetskaya dies at 89
MOSCOW (AP) — Maya Plisetskaya, regarded as one of the greatest ballerinas of the 20th century and whose career at the Bolshoi Theater spanned more than 35 years, has died at age 89.Bolshoi director V...
9:19PM ( 18 hours ago )
Wanted by the US, Roman Polanski gets film award in Poland
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Filmmaker Roman Polanski has received a film award and pressed his palms into plaster for the hall of independent cinema stars in Krakow— the same Polish city where a court is we...
4:14PM ( 23 hours ago )
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The aftermath in Nepal
An aerial video details damage to temples in Kathmandu and satellite photos allow users to compare areas of Nepal before and after the destructive earthquakes.
By The Associated Press
3:49PM ( 3 days ago )
Video: Rainy Richmond rewards Kurt Busch, Denny Hamlin
It took an extra day to get the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Richmond International Raceway in, but for Kurt Busch, it was worth the wait.
8:00AM ( 4 days ago )
Gwinnett Co. Animal Shelter to reopen Saturday
The Gwinnett County Animal Shelter will reopen this weekend following a voluntary quarantine after one dog died and several others were affected by kennel cough.
5:03PM ( 3 days ago )