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Saturday July 30th, 2016 12:53PM
Atlanta media report missing girl has contacted mother
A missing girl from Hall County apparently contacted her mother by phone Friday night, according to the Atlanta Journal Constitution.
1:00PM ( 7 minutes from now )
Eagle Ranch to host workshops focusing on blended families
Eagle Ranch, a Flowery Branch based residential children's program, will host a nationally-recognized expert on remarried families for two workshops in August.
11:00AM ( 1 hour ago )
Claims for unemployment insurance in Georgia down 10 percent in June, up a bit in Gainesville
First-time claims for unemployment insurance in Georgia were down 10-percent in June but up slightly in Gainesville.
9:30AM ( 3 hours ago )
Burglar fatally shot in Snellville home invasion
Police say a homeowner fatally shot a man who attempted to break into his suburban Atlanta home.
7:11AM ( 5 hours ago )
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Unknown donor gifts Hall Co. deputies with free BBQ lunch, dinner
Deputies and other staff members associated with the Hall County Sheriff's Office were treated to a catered BBQ luncheon and dinner on Friday, all thanks to an anonymous donor looking to show appreciation for members of the county's law enforcement division.
6:31AM ( 6 hours ago )
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'Zika is now here': Mosquitoes now spreading virus in US
Mosquitoes have apparently begun spreading the Zika virus on the U.S. mainland, health officials say
7:55PM ( 16 hours ago )
Latest round of Jackson EMC grants tops $89K
The Jackson EMC Foundation board of directors awarded a total $89,559 in grants during its June meeting, including $58,000 to agencies serving area residents.
12:00PM ( 52 minutes ago )
Former KKK member convicted in deadly bombing up for parole
A one-time Ku Klux Klan member convicted in a church bombing that killed four black girls is up for parole in Alabama
9:12AM ( 3 hours ago )
Northeast Georgia Medical Center announces new Chief Nursing Officer, other appointments
Northeast Georgia Medical Center recently welcomed a new chief nursing officer and two new department directors.
9:00AM ( 3 hours ago )
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Bavaria governor criticizes Merkel's 'we will manage' mantra
Bavaria's governor is distancing himself from Chancellor Angela Merkel's mantra that "we will manage" the refugee crisis following several attacks in Germany, including two committed by asylum-seekers and claimed by the Islamic State group
12:14PM ( 37 minutes ago )
City officials: 3 dead, 1 hurt in shooting north of Seattle
Officials say a shooting has left three people dead and another person hurt in a Seattle suburb, and that a suspect is in custody
12:03PM ( 48 minutes ago )
Putin tests West's sanctions resolve on visit to Slovenia
Russian President Vladimir Putin struck a conciliatory tone on his visit to the EU and NATO-member Slovenia, while testing Western unity in maintaining crippling sanctions against the Kremlin for its role in Ukraine
11:55AM ( 56 minutes ago )
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Earnhardt says no change in concussion-like symptoms
Dale Earnhardt, Jr. says his concussion-like symptoms haven't changed and his return to NASCAR doesn't appear imminent. NASCAR's most popular driver is scheduled to miss his third consecutive race Sunday because he suffers from symptoms of a concussion.
12:27PM ( 25 minutes ago )
Jenkins earns 1st career win for Braves, beats Phillies
Tyrell Jenkins earned his first career victory, pitching six innings and helping the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1 on Friday night...
8:29AM ( 4 hours ago )
Is Jeff Gordon just what Hendrick Motorsports needs?
Since Dale Earnhardt, Jr.’s immediate future is in the hands of doctors, it’s appropriate that his substitute driver, Jeff Gordon, has also been brought in for a second opinion.
8:00AM ( 4 hours ago )
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Former governor, WWII ambassador to Britain getting his due
Years after he faded into obscurity, former governor and ambassador John Gilbert Winant is getting his due
10:38AM ( 2 hours ago )
John Hinckley's return to normalcy has been years in making
Life for the man who tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan 35 years ago has progressively become more normal as he prepares to permanently live with his mother
9:32AM ( 3 hours ago )
Officials encourage travelers not to shun Florida for Zika
Florida mosquitoes have likely spread the Zika virus on the U.S. mainland for the first time, and Republican U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio says the tourism-dependent state may face an economic crisis if visitors start canceling plans to come here
3:49AM ( 9 hours ago )
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Harlem burgeons as an art gallery district
The opening of the Clara Francis Gallery this week in a renovated Harlem storefront is another step in the development of the neighborhood as New York City's latest art gallery district
11:18AM ( 1 hour ago )
A look at some of the most death-defying stunts of all time
Although he's one of the most accomplished skydivers in the world, Luke Aikins will tell you what he's about to do Saturday _ jump out of a plane without a parachute _ is one crazy stunt
10:07AM ( 2 hours ago )
Skydiver makes final preparations to jump without parachute
Skydiver Luke Aikins figures his next leap into thin air will start pretty much like the 18,000 that preceded it, only with one small but significant difference: This time when he steps out of the plane at 25,000 feet, he won't take his parachute with him
9:58AM ( 2 hours ago )
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Thursday Thunder Champs decided in AMS season finale
Six drivers were crowned champions of the Thunder Ring in the 2016 season finale of the Thursday Thunder Legends Racing Series presented by Papa John’s Pizza at Atlanta Motor Speedway Thursday night.
By Dustin Bixby
4:00PM ( 2 days ago )