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Saturday May 23rd, 2015 9:32AM
Charity ride planned for injured North Hall teen
A motorcycle ride and music benefit are planned to raise money for an injured North Hall High School junior's medical bills.
9:05AM ( 27 minutes ago )
Gwinnett Police on lookout for suspected shooter
Gwinnett County Police were searching for the man they believe shot a woman at a Lawrenceville apartment complex Friday evening.
7:15AM ( 2 hours ago )
US rejects nuclear disarmament document over Israel concerns
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United States on Friday blocked a global document aimed at ridding the world of nuclear weapons, saying Egypt and other states tried to "cynically manipulate" the process by...
9:33PM ( 11 hours ago )
Ex-Hall County Deputy arrested for invasion of privacy
A former Hall County Sheriff’s Deputy is now in custody following an investigation by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.
6:00PM ( 15 hours ago )
Kayaker rescued from Chattahoochee River in Suwanee
Gwinnett County Emergency crews rescued a kayaker from the Chattahoochee River Friday afternoon.
5:37PM ( 15 hours ago )
Search for new Hall Co. Library Director begins
The search is on for a new Hall County Library Systems Director.
4:34PM ( 16 hours ago )
Memorial Day events around North Georgia
Memorial Day means the beginning of summer for many families, as well as the celebration of those who gave their lives to defend our country. Below is a list of events in the area to celebrate the Memorial Day weekend.
12:24PM ( 2 hours from now )
N. Ga high school senior invites soldier who rescued family to graduation
A Georgia high school senior invited the soldier who helped her family escape from Iraq during the first Gulf War to her graduation.
12:58PM ( 20 hours ago )
GHS confers honorary diplomas to Davis, Ivey and Miller
Since 2009, Gainesville High School has conferred honorary diplomas on citizens who have made an impact on the city school system, and the tradition continued at a reception Thursday night.
11:13AM ( 22 hours ago )
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Local/State
Verdict reached for officer over deaths in 137-shot barrage
CLEVELAND (AP) — A judge has reached a verdict in the trial of a Cleveland officer charged with voluntary manslaughter in the shooting deaths of two unarmed people in a 137-shot barrage of police gunf...
8:43AM ( 49 minutes ago )
After break, Senate to reconsider Patriot Act extension
WASHINGTON (AP) — Unable to end a struggle over how to deal with government surveillance programs, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell scheduled a last-minute session to consider retaining the Nati...
8:30AM ( 1 hour ago )
Islamic State group radio claims Saudi mosque suicide attack
CAIRO (AP) — The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing at a Shiite mosque in Saudi Arabia, warning that more "black days" loom ahead in a direct challenge to the rulers of t...
6:48AM ( 2 hours ago )
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National
VIDEO: Wolves could care less about rankings -- they want a ring
Seniors Joey Bart, Jake Higginbotham, Connor Bennett, and Keyton Gibson aren’t worried about expectations at this point in the season. They know first hand expectations usually are worth about as much as it cost you to listen to them...
5:00PM ( 7 hours from now )
How do you measure clutch? Gainesville baseball provides the metric
In three straight postseasons, Gainesville baseball players watched in agony as -- at the crucial moment -- the other team made the play.
4:59PM ( 7 hours from now )
Johnson finds speed at Charlotte in Thursday’s practice
After last Saturday’s lackluster performance in the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race, Jimmie Johnson returned to Charlotte Motor Speedway on Thursday still searching for speed.
8:00AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Sports
Why many experts missed this: Cheap oil can hurt US economy
WASHINGTON (AP) — If there was one thing most economists agreed on at the start of the year, it was this: Plunging oil prices would boost the U.S. economy.It hasn't worked out that way.The economy is...
9:14AM ( 17 minutes ago )
Automakers to reveal models covered by wider air bag recall
DETROIT (AP) — Eleven automakers are expected next week to reveal which models are being added to a massive recall of air bags made by Takata Corp.On Tuesday, the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety...
9:01AM ( 30 minutes ago )
Senate clears White House-backed trade bill
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a victory for President Barack Obama, the Senate passed bipartisan legislation Friday night to strengthen the administration's hand in global trade talks, clearing the way for a h...
4:30AM ( 5 hours ago )
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Business
Cannes hails premiere of a bloody, stylish 'Macbeth'
CANNES, France (AP) — Something wicked came the way of the Cannes Film Festival on Saturday when Justin Kurzel premiered his bloody, stylish adaptation of "Macbeth" with Michael Fassbender and Marion...
6:57AM ( 2 hours ago )
Final preparations begin for Eurovision Song Contest
VIENNA (AP) — Everything appears to be running according to plan ahead of this year's Eurovision Song Contest — except for the weather.As organizers test stage installations and make other final prepa...
6:02AM ( 3 hours ago )
B.B. King viewing draws more than 1,000 in Las Vegas
LAS VEGAS (AP) — B.B. King kept drawing fans in Las Vegas, and a family feud simmered, during a public chance to say goodbye ahead of a weekend memorial service and a final King of the Blues road tour...
3:11AM ( 6 hours ago )
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Entertainment
Today's Survey Question
How do you plan to spend the long holiday weekend?
We're traveling.
We're hitting the lake and/or swimming pool.
We're camping.
We're getting things done at home.
It'll pretty much be a normal weekend for us.
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Looking back at David Letterman's career
An interactive timeline about the life and career of talk show host David Letterman, who taped his last "Late Show" on Wednesday
By The Associated Press
4:16PM ( 2 days ago )
Armisteads sweep Late Model features at Senoia
The father and son racing team of Joe Armistead, Jr. and Joey Armistead doubled up the victories on Saturday night at Senoia Raceway in Senoia, Ga., as the second and third generation drivers nabbed feature wins in the Super Late Model and Limited Late Model respectively.
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8:00AM ( 4 days ago )
Authorities locate missing Forsyth Co teen
Forsyth County Sheriff's located a missing teenager.
10:53AM ( 1 day ago )
UNG plans to occupy top floor of Cumming City Hall
Due to program and enrollment growth at its Cumming Campus, the University of North Georgia plans to lease the top floor of the Cumming City Hall for its Master of Business Administration and continuing education and professional development programs, that according to Associate Vice President of University Relations Kate Maine.
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6:16PM ( 1 day ago )