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Wednesday August 5th, 2015 4:28AM
Traffic signal coming to dangerous Habersham intersection
One of Habersham County's problem intersections will be getting a traffic signal, but it won't be right away.
9:40PM ( 6 hours ago )
Fast pace to bring new Catholic Church to Gainesville will require future patience
A pair of zoning requests made by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Atlanta easily made their way through “first reading” at Tuesday evening’s Gainesville City Council meeting, passing unanimously and without any public comment in opposition.
9:07PM ( 7 hours ago )
Debate field is set: Trump, Bush in; Santorum, Fiorina out
CLEVELAND (AP) — Billionaire businessman Donald Trump will be front and center in the Republican Party's leadoff presidential debate, scoring the top spot in Thursday's prime-time faceoff where he'll...
7:27PM ( 9 hours ago )
Flowery Branch woman arrested for Oakwood phone scam
A Flowery Branch woman has been arrested in connection to a phone scam in Oakwood.
6:05PM ( 10 hours ago )
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 ( 10 hours 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 ( 11 hours ago )
Helen officials reach consensus on Riverside Park
The Helen City Commission took a field trip of sorts during its meeting Tuesday.
4:28PM ( 12 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 ( 13 hours 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 ( 14 hours ago )
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Local/State
Obama: Iran vote most important intl. debate since Iraq war
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is casting a looming congressional vote on the Iran nuclear deal as the nation's most consequential foreign policy debate since the authorization of the Iraq w...
3:54AM ( 33 minutes ago )
Crews report some progress against huge California wildfire
MIDDLETOWN, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters are reporting some progress against a Northern California wildfire that has charred more than 100 square miles of terrain, destroying buildings, threatening many...
3:50AM ( 38 minutes ago )
Relatives of Colorado theater shooting victims to testify
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Mary Theresa Hoover moved out of the home where her son grew up because it was too hard to live there without him. Sandy Phillips and her husband no longer celebrate Thanksgiv...
3:21AM ( 1 hour ago )
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National
Virginia transfer Lambert did homework for Georgia QB race
Greyson Lambert's focus was on Georgia even before he left Virginia...
1:10PM ( 8 hours from now )
Atlanta United select DeKalb as home of headquarters, training facility
DeKalb County has been selected as the location for the new Atlanta United headquarters and training facility...
11:55PM ( 4 hours ago )
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 ago )
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Sports
Review: Stand-alone gadgets trump all-in-one devices
NEW YORK (AP) — When Apple announced new iPod music players a few weeks ago, many people asked why anyone would need iPods when smartphones can play music and more. I had that question myself — until...
3:55AM ( 32 minutes ago )
Officials probing New Hampshire tent collapse that killed 2
LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) — It's unclear why after a widespread warning of impending severe weather a circus put on its planned show in a tent that ended up collapsing in a storm, killing a spectator and h...
11:35PM ( 4 hours ago )
GM to invest $877 million to upgrade oldest assembly plant
FLINT, Michigan (AP) — General Motors says it's investing $877 million to upgrade an assembly plant in Flint.The company plans to build a new, 883,000-square-foot body shop for Flint Assembly, which m...
7:53PM ( 8 hours ago )
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Business
AP Interview: Japan's 'Godzilla' director wants to surprise
TOKYO (AP) — Radiation-breathing Godzilla destroyed so many cities and fought so many monsters, the original Japanese film series outgrew its budget and audience. So the filmmaker working on the reviv...
4:05AM ( 23 minutes ago )
Billy Joel headlines last concert at NY's Nassau Coliseum
UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — For his 32nd and final time, the Piano Man is playing the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.Newsday reports (http://nwsdy.li/1IomqP3 ) Billy Joel opened Tuesday's show at the so...
12:23AM ( 4 hours ago )
Shonda Rhimes: Killing McDreamy 'wasn't easy or fun'
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Shonda Rhimes says it "wasn't easy or fun" to kill Patrick Dempsey's character off of ABC's "Grey's Anatomy."Dempsey played Dr. Derek Shepherd, a brain surgeon nicknamed M...
10:00PM ( 6 hours ago )
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Entertainment
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Krawiec scores NHRA Pro Bike Battle win at Sonoma
Eddie Krawiec raced to victory in the NHRA Pro Bike Battle Saturday at the NHRA Sonoma Nationals.
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10:59PM ( 3 days ago )
Thompson joins NGPG
Kyle Thompson, MD, has joined Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG) Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery.
10:14AM ( 18 hours ago )