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Tuesday August 4th, 2015 5:59PM
Former Athens-Clarke Co officer arrested for aggravated assault, violation of oath
A former Athens-Clarke County Police Officer was arrested for aggravated assault and violation of oath by a public officer, both felonies.
5:31PM ( 28 minutes ago )
No charges in machete road rage incident in Hall Co.
No charges will be filed in a Hall County road rage incident on Athens Highway.
5:07PM ( 52 minutes ago )
Helen officials reach consensus on Riverside Park
The Helen City Commission took a field trip of sorts during its meeting Tuesday.
4:28PM ( 1 hour ago )
Alabama man dies following crash at Road Atlanta
Hall County authorities said an Alabama man died at an area hospital following a high-speed crash at the Road Atlanta race facility Saturday afternoon.
1:40PM ( 4 hours ago )
WalletHub: Ga students among worst for student loan debt
A new study puts Georgia college students among the worst in the country when it comes to the amount of student loan debt they've accrued.
1:06PM ( 4 hours ago )
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Tenn. officials change policy on ropes courses following death of Cumming man
Following the death of a man from Forsyth County, Georgia, Tennessee officials say companies that design or build ropes courses will no longer be allowed to conduct inspections to verify their safety.
12:34PM ( 5 hours ago )
Suwanee Greenway to close Wednesday for maintenance
Anyone looking to use the Suwanee Creek Greenway on Wednesday might need to find a new place to walk or bike.
2:32PM ( 3 hours ago )
VIDEO: Man on the Street: What do falling gas prices mean for you?
For this week's Man on the Street feature, WDUN's Russell Brown asked North Georgia residents how declining gas prices impact their financial decisions.
12:33PM ( 5 hours ago )
Gainesville School Board begins work on SPLOST V wish list
Gainesville City School Board members started the discussion Monday night on which projects would be on their wish list for an upcoming education SPLOST referendum.
11:10AM ( 6 hours ago )
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Local/State
Week-old wildfire wreaks havoc on California vacation spot
MIDDLETOWN, Calif. (AP) — A predictable but painful summertime ritual played out in half a dozen resort communities near California's largest freshwater lake on Tuesday as an erratic, week-old wildfir...
5:51PM ( 8 minutes ago )
Indictment shows details of Arizona guard's alleged assault
PHOENIX (AP) — An indictment obtained by The Associated Press reveals new details about the reported sexual assault of a female corrections officer in Yuma by a state prison inmate, but state correcti...
5:43PM ( 15 minutes ago )
Obama, Netanyahu make dueling appeals on Iran to US Jews
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made dueling appeals to the American Jewish community Tuesday as they sought to rally support for their opposing...
5:42PM ( 16 minutes ago )
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National
Softball: Area teams try to build on resurgent 2014 season
After several down years as a whole, girls softball began a resurgence in 2014 that saw 12 teams advance to the state playoffs and two -- Buford and Dawson County -- advance to the Elite 8 in Columbus.
11:23PM ( 5 hours from now )
Falcons' Julio Jones hoping for new contract before season
After losing a few pounds in the offseason, Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones believes he is stronger and more explosive...
10:04AM ( 7 hours ago )
Braves keep rallying, Garcia HR in 12th beats Giants 9-8
Adonis Garcia hit a two-run homer in the 12th inning off Ryan Vogelsong and the Atlanta Braves completed their final comeback of the game, beating the San Francisco Giants 9-8 Monday night.
11:39PM ( 18 hours ago )
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Sports
Officials probing New Hampshire tent collapse that killed 2
LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) — It's unclear why a circus that was warned about impending severe weather put on its planned show in a tent that ended up collapsing in a storm, killing a spectator and his 8-yea...
5:24PM ( 34 minutes ago )
Tax filing problems could jeopardize health law aid for 1.8M
WASHINGTON (AP) — About 1.8 million households that got financial help for health insurance under President Barack Obama's law now have issues with their tax returns that could jeopardize their subsid...
5:22PM ( 36 minutes ago )
CVS earnings rise despite no tobacco fix
Pricey specialty drugs helped CVS Health cope with tobacco withdrawal and top analyst expectations in the second quarter.But the nation's second-largest drugstore chain also narrowed its full-year ear...
5:11PM ( 47 minutes ago )
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Business
ABC President says killing Dempsey's McDreamy 'was great'
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The first question asked of ABC President Paul Lee, at a bi-annual news conference for TV critics Tuesday, was about the decision to kill off Patrick Dempsey's character f...
5:37PM ( 21 minutes ago )
Search on for shooter outside Big Sean, J. Cole concert
HOLMDEL, N.J. (AP) — State police on Tuesday were looking for a suspect and witnesses to a shooting that wounded two men outside a Big Sean and J. Cole concert.The shooting happened late Monday in the...
5:21PM ( 37 minutes ago )
Kermit and Miss Piggy split, but team up on ABC comedy
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy, who have been on-again, off-again over the years, have now called it quits. But they're vowing to remain professional on their new prime-ti...
5:21PM ( 37 minutes ago )
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Entertainment
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Kyle Busch keeps riding the wave with Pocono pole
He did it again. Riding a wave of success unprecedented in his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career, Kyle Busch streaked to the pole position on Friday at Pocono Raceway, edging Kevin Harvick for the top starting spot in Sunday’s Windows 10 400.
By Reid Spencer-NASCAR Wire Service
9:38PM ( 3 days ago )
Structural issues delay Clarkesville downtown redevelopment
Clarkesville leaders learned Monday night the downtown redevelopment planned for the east side of the Clarkesville Square will be delayed due to structural issues.
11:05PM ( 18 hours ago )