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Thursday August 25th, 2016 12:41PM
17-year-old charged with stealing, pawning farm equipment
Hall County authorities arrested a 17-year-old Wednesday for allegedly stealing farm equipment and then pawning it for the proceeds.
11:52AM ( 49 minutes ago )
Collins: IRS budget cuts are no excuse for poor customer service
The volleys continue between 9th District Congressman Doug Collins (R-Gainesville) and IRS over an understaffed IRS office in Gainesville.
11:11AM ( 1 hour ago )
Woman allegedly burglarized north Hall home
​Hall County authorities arrested a Gainesville woman Wednesday for allegedly burglarizing a home in the north end of the county.
10:37AM ( 2 hours ago )
Applications for US unemployment benefits slipped last week
Applications for US unemployment benefits stay below 300,000 for 77th straight week
8:51AM ( 3 hours ago )
July jobless rate for Northeast Georgia drops to 5.2%, rate for metro Gainesville holds steady at 4.6%
The unemployment rate in the Northeast Georgia region in July was 5.2 percent, down two-tenths of a percentage point from 5.4 percent in June, while the rate for the Gainesville metro held steady at 4.6 percent.
6:00AM ( 6 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Isakson commits to 1 debate in Georgia US Senate race
Johnny Isakson's campaign says he will participate in one debate while bidding for a third term, likely the only time Georgia's three U.S. Senate candidates will face off before November's election.
10:16PM ( 14 hours ago )
By The Associated Press
UPDATE: Second of three suspects arrested in Buford 'movie money' case
The second of three suspects wanted for passing fake "movie set" money at a Buford Wal-mart has turned herself in to police.
12:29PM ( 12 minutes ago )
70 Confederate flags stolen from Georgia cemetery
Police near Georgia's coast are investigating the thefts of 70 Confederate flags from the graves of soldiers who fought in the American Civil War.
11:25AM ( 1 hour ago )
Mylan boosts EpiPen patient programs, doesn't budge on price
Mylan, now in the crosshairs over severe price hikes for its EpiPen, says that it going to expand programs that will help lower out-of-pocket costs by as much as half
10:09AM ( 2 hours ago )
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Turkey: Kurdish rebels attack soldiers guarding party leader
Kurdish rebels opened fire Thursday at security forces protecting a convoy of vehicles carrying Turkey's main opposition party leader in the northeast, killing a soldier and wounding two others, officials said
12:02PM ( 38 minutes ago )
Aftershocks rattle Italian quake zone; toll rises to 250
Aftershocks in central Italy rattled residents and rescue workers alike Thursday, as crews worked to find more earthquake survivors and the country anguished over its repeated failure to protect ancient towns and modern cities from seismic catastrophes
11:59AM ( 41 minutes ago )
WhatsApp is going to share your phone number with Facebook
Global messaging service WhatsApp says it will start sharing users' phone numbers with Facebook, its parent company
11:51AM ( 49 minutes ago )
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Q&A: GHS coach Bruce Miller expecting another big test on Friday
AcessWDUN's Jeff Hart sat down with Gainesville coach Bruce Miller this week to ask him what they are doing to prepare to take on Alpharetta on Friday at City Park Stadium.
5:03PM ( 4 hours from now )
Braves trade Francoeur to Marlins in 3-team deal
The Miami Marlins acquired Jeff Francoeur from the Atlanta Braves in a three-team trade Wednesday night, hoping the well-traveled outfielder can provide a boost toward a playoff spot.
11:52AM ( 49 minutes ago )
Smart still considering No. 18 Georgia's 3 contenders at QB
There has been no change in Georgia's three-man competition at quarterback...
9:04AM ( 3 hours ago )
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Brazil Senate starts impeachment trial of President Rousseff
Brazil's Senate has begun deliberating on whether to permanently remove President Dilma Rousseff from office
12:26PM ( 14 minutes ago )
Stocks waver between small gains and losses in midday trade
US stocks are wavering between gains and losses in light trading as investors sift through a handful of corporate earnings reports
12:23PM ( 17 minutes ago )
Yellen, in speech Friday, could send signal about next hike
Yellen, in Jackson Hole speech Friday, could send a signal about timetable for next rate hike
12:18PM ( 22 minutes ago )
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3 finalists announced for Thurber Prize for American Humor
Authors Jason Gay, Harrison Scott Key and Mary Norris have been named finalists for the Thurber Prize for American Humor
12:00PM ( 40 minutes ago )
Dwayne Johnson tops Forbes list of highest-paid actors
Dwayne Johnson elbowed Robert Downey Jr. aside to become the highest-paid actor with a fast and furious income of $64.5 million, according to Forbes magazine
11:43AM ( 58 minutes ago )
UNG's Starlight Celebration and Concert set for Saturday on Gainesville campus
The University of North Georgia will host its annual Starlight Celebration and Concert on Saturday, Aug. 27, at the G.W. Bailey Amphitheater on the Gainesville Campus.
9:20AM ( 3 hours ago )
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Today's Survey Question
Will Donald Trump's urging of African-Americans and Hispanics living in inner cities to give him a chance actually work?
No, not at all.
Somewhat, he may garner some votes from it.
Yes, I think votes for Trump among those populations will surprise doubters.
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Partly cloudy early followed by scattered thunderstorms this afternoon. High near 90F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 40%.

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Brittany Force races to Top Fuel victory at Brainerd
Brittany Force drove to the victory in Sunday's Top Fuel finals at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway.
By NHRA Media
7:00PM ( 3 days ago )
Georgia doctor pleads guilty to running a pill mill
A Georgia doctor has pleaded guilty to conspiracy for his role in running a pill mill out of a phony pain management clinic.
By The Associated Press
8:35PM ( 2 days ago )