Thursday October 27th, 2016 8:55AM
GDOL: NE Georgia jobless rate rises three-tenths of a point, Gainesville rate holds steady
The Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday morning that the unemployment rate in the Northeast Georgia region in September was 5.3 percent, while the rate for the Gainesville metro was 4.4 percent.
6:05AM ( 2 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
University of West Georgia student shot dead off campus
A University of West Georgia student has been shot to death just north of the school's campus in Carrollton.
5:01AM ( 3 hours ago )
By Associated Press
Detective says mother is not a suspect in hot car death case
A detective testified the mother of a toddler who died after being left in a hot SUV is not a suspect in her son's death.
9:06PM ( 11 hours ago )
By The Associated Press
Habersham County woman awaits sentencing in 2014 death of motorcyclist
A Habersham County woman remains in the Hall County jail awaiting sentencing in the death of a motorcyclist almost two years ago.
2:32PM ( 18 hours ago )
Suwanee city council approves three sidewalk projects, continues trail connection efforts
Suwanee city council on Tuesday opted to move forward with three sidewalk projects for the city, and simultaneously continued its effort to connect the local multi-use trail system — not only within Suwanee, but all of western Gwinnett County.
12:51PM ( 20 hours ago )
Head-on Habersham wreck injures two people
A head-on wreck near Clarkesville injured both drivers Wednesday morning.
10:51AM ( 22 hours ago )
AP-GfK Poll: Clinton appears on cusp of commanding victory
Hillary Clinton appears on the cusp of a potentially commanding victory over Donald Trump, fueled by solid Democratic turnout in early voting, massive operational advantages and increasing enthusiasm among her supporters
8:32AM ( 23 minutes ago )
Ex-Warner Robins Little League official accused of theft
The ex-president of the Warner Robins American Little League has been indicted on theft and identity fraud charges
5:35AM ( 3 hours ago )
Man gets 9 years for pimping 17-year-old from Atlanta hotel
A man has pleaded guilty to pimping a 17-year-old girl in an Atlanta hotel room after claiming she could earn money for college by working for him
4:17AM ( 4 hours ago )
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APNewsBreak: Abu Sayyaf got $7.3 million from kidnappings
The Philippines says Abu Sayyaf militants pocketed at least $7.3 million from ransom kidnappings in the first half of the year and have turned to abducting foreign sailors as military offensives restrict their mobility
8:33AM ( 21 minutes ago )
Early voting: More good signs for Clinton in key states
Millions of votes that have been cast already in the U.S. presidential election point to an advantage for Hillary Clinton in critical battleground states
8:26AM ( 28 minutes ago )
NYC apartment building fire leaves 1 dead, 12 others hurt
Fire officials say one person is dead and 12 civilians and firefighters are injured after a blaze tore through a five-story apartment building in Manhattan
8:24AM ( 30 minutes ago )
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Jefferson, Stephens County battle for chance to stake 8-AAAA claim
Both Jefferson and Stephens County know the window of opportunity to grab a Region 8-AAAA championship is open for the first time on Friday night...
6:17PM ( 9 hours from now )
Softball: Area teams begin final quest for state titles
It figures to be a grueling three-day gauntlett for all four of the northeast Georgia teams that advanced to the Elite 8 of the state softball tournament at the Olympic Softball Complex.
2:04PM ( 5 hours from now )
Volleyball: North Hall's historic season comes to an end; Buford moves on to title match
Buford volleyball will play for a second straight state title, while North Hall saw its historic run come to an end on Wednesday.
7:09AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Aetna tops Street 3Q expectations, narrows 2016 forecast
Aetna's third-quarter earnings climbed 8 percent and beat Wall Street forecasts, as cost cutting and a growing government business helped the health insurer counter higher costs from coverage it sells on the Affordable Care Act's public exchanges
8:29AM ( 25 minutes ago )
Sale or no sale, changes could come to Twitter users
Sale or no sale, Twitter users are bound to see changes as the beleaguered communications service tries to broaden its appeal to more people and advertisers
8:12AM ( 43 minutes ago )
Oil pipeline protesters brace for confrontation with police
Protesters trying to stop construction of the Dakota Access oil pipeline are bracing for a confrontation with police after the demonstrators refused to leave private land in the pipeline's path
8:03AM ( 51 minutes ago )
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The Latest: Mrs. Trump says she'd focus on social media
Melania Trump says that if her husband wins the presidency, she would like to work on helping children deal with social media
8:23AM ( 31 minutes ago )
76ers anthem singer says 'We Matter' shirt got her the boot
Philadelphia 76ers national anthem singer Sevyn Streeter says she was told by the team she could not perform because of her "We Matter" jersey
8:18AM ( 36 minutes ago )
The Latest: Trump won't commit to working with Clinton
Donald Trump won't commit to working with Hillary Clinton if she's elected president
8:14AM ( 41 minutes ago )
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Today's Survey Question
Have you had a vehicle recalled and subsequently repaired for an airbag defect?
Yes, recalled and repaired.
Yes recalled, but no, I haven't taken it in for repair yet.
No, no airbag recalls on my vehicle.
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Trey Starks sweeps to USCS Sprint Car win at Charlotte
Trey Starks proved to be the man to beat over the weekend, as he powered to the USCS Sprint Car Series victory Saturday night at The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
By Series PR
2:00PM ( 1 day ago )
Detective says mother is not a suspect in hot car death case
A detective testified the mother of a toddler who died after being left in a hot SUV is not a suspect in her son's death.
By The Associated Press
9:06PM ( 11 hours ago )