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Sunday July 5th, 2015 10:51PM
Lloyd hat trick leads US over Japan 5-2 for World Cup title
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Carli Lloyd came up big again. Three times.And with it came the Americans' elusive third Women's World Cup title.Lloyd scored three times as the U.S. burst to a four...
10:44PM ( 6 minutes ago )
Greece enters uncharted territory after referendum 'no' vote
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece lurched into uncharted territory and an uncertain future in Europe's common currency Sunday after voters overwhelmingly rejected demands by international creditors for mor...
10:07PM ( 43 minutes ago )
Hall Co. officials: no reported injuries from fireworks
Now that the proverbial dust has settled on another Fourth of July holiday, authorities in Hall County say it was a relatively quiet one, even with the advent of new consumer fireworks.
9:34AM ( 13 hours ago )
Suwanee to hold open house to discuss downtown master plan
Suwanee officials will host an open house Thursday, July 9, to give citizens an update on the city's Downtown Master Plan.
8:31AM ( 14 hours ago )
Early voting continues in Flowery Branch, Forsyth Co.
Early voting for July 14 runoff elections continues through Friday in Flowery Branch and Forsyth County.
6:28AM ( 16 hours ago )
White County wreck hurts one, shuts down GA 115
A single-vehicle wreck around 2:30 p.m. Saturday shut down or seriously impacted traffic on Georgia Highway 115 at the White/Lumpkin County line for about an hour.
1:21AM ( 21 hours ago )
Man shoots off firework from top of his head, dies instantly
CALAIS, Maine (AP) — A 22-year-old man who was drinking and celebrating the Fourth of July tried to launch a firework off the top of his head, killing him instantly, authorities said Sunday.Devon Stap...
8:41PM ( 2 hours ago )
Cherokee Co. firefighters rescue dog from 75-foot well
Firefighters were able to rescue a puppy from a deep well in Cherokee County by lowering a firefighter into the hole to retrieve the animal.
6:14PM ( 4 hours ago )
Hall Co. Animal Shelter's 'Adopt-a-Can' bin makes its debut
A new member of Hall County Resource Recovery's "Adopt-a-Can" program made its debut this weekend.
2:16PM ( 8 hours ago )
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Local/State
Burt Shavitz, the Burt behind Burt's Bees, dies at 80
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Burt Shavitz, the Burt behind Burt's Bees who co-founded the natural cosmetics company, died Sunday. He was 80.A spokeswoman for Burt's Bees said in an emailed statement Shavtiz...
10:36PM ( 14 minutes ago )
To rename or not? Institutions reconsider honors for racists
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The massacre at a predominantly black South Carolina church has institutions from Alaska to Connecticut evaluating whether they should continue enshrining the names of historica...
10:27PM ( 23 minutes ago )
10 Things to Know for Monday
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. GREECE LURCHES INTO UNCHARTERED TERRITORY AND AN UNCERTAIN FUTUREThe country's voters in a ref...
9:38PM ( 1 hour ago )
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National
Braves shake up bullpen after 4-0 loss to Phillies in 10
A 10th-inning meltdown set the stage for a postgame shake-up of Atlanta's bullpen...
10:43PM ( 8 minutes ago )
U.S. women hope history does not repeat itself
Abby Wambach remembers the date by heart: July 17, 2011. That was the day the United States lost to Japan in the Women's World Cup title match in Germany.
6:45PM ( 4 hours ago )
Maybin stays hot, paces Braves to 2nd straight win over Phillies
Cameron Maybin had three hits, including a home run, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-5 on Saturday night in their best offensive showing in six weeks.
9:32AM ( 13 hours ago )
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Sports
The Latest: Final tally in Greece bailout referendum counted
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest on the bailout referendum in Greece (all times local):___3:35 a.m.The final results of Greece's bailout referendum are in, with all 19,159 precincts reporting. The "No...
8:39PM ( 2 hours ago )
Flawed bailouts, political missteps brought Greece to brink
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — After two bailouts totaling 240 billion euros ($266 billion) and six years of depression, spending cuts and lost jobs, Greece teeters on the edge of collapse.How did it come...
6:32PM ( 4 hours ago )
'Terminator,' 'Magic Mike' fizzle at July 4th box office
NEW YORK (AP) — July 4th went off like a dud at the box office. Anticipated new releases "Magic Mike XXL" and "Terminator Genisys" fizzled, leaving the popular holdovers "Jurassic World" and "Inside O...
3:52PM ( 6 hours ago )
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Business
Versace kicks off Paris couture week in style
PARIS (AP) — Actress Michelle Rodriguez and model Naomi Campbell joined celebrity attendees Sunday at the start of Paris' fall-winter 2015-16 haute couture week — that headlined with Versace. Here are...
6:16PM ( 4 hours ago )
Queen Latifah, Amy Schumer headline Fourth of July festival
NEW YORK (AP) — Queen Latifah started with "The Star-Spangled Banner" and ended with a rap classic, Amy Schumer told raunchy jokes despite some children in the crowd and country singer Sara Evans was...
11:28AM ( 11 hours ago )
Now playing: Harpsichord of Columbus' era sounds again
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A harpsichord that entertained the elites of Italy in the mid-1500s has been restored by a South Dakota museum and will soon bring its sound to 21st-century ears.The National...
11:21AM ( 11 hours ago )
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Austin Dillon survives wild race for Xfinity Daytona win
Austin Dillon led just nine laps Saturday night, including the one that mattered most.
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Dates for annual Dahlonega Wine Trail Weekend set
The fourth annual Dahlonega Wine Trail Weekend will take place August 22 & 23.
5:26PM ( 4 days ago )