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Thursday July 30th, 2015 8:10AM
US official: Plane debris in Indian Ocean same type as MH370
SYDNEY (AP) — A sea-crusted wing part washed up on an island in the western Indian Ocean may be the first trace of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 since it vanished nearly a year and a half ago, and a tr...
6:44AM ( 1 hour ago )
More than 200 rabbits being removed from Gwinnett property
Gwinnett County authorities said more than 200 rabbits are being removed from a property on Bennett Road in Gwinnett County.
6:29AM ( 1 hour ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Full service restored to Demorest water customers
A water outage in the Fairview community of Habersham County caused by storm-related damage Wednesday afternoon has been repaired and full service has been restored to the area.
8:47PM ( 11 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN Staff
Railroad crossing in Winder reopened after crash
A railroad crossing in Winder was closed Wednesday afternoon after a tractor trailer collided with a a train.
6:29PM ( 13 hours ago )
VIDEO: Gainesville elementary schools to add golf program to PE curriculum
All 5 Gainesville city elementary schools will add the First Tee National School Program to their physical education instruction.
6:16PM ( 13 hours ago )
Early morning fire destroys Suwanee residence, damages neighboring house
Firefighters in Gwinnett County were called to a house fire early Wednesday morning on Riversong Drive in Suwanee.
3:38PM ( 16 hours ago )
By Staff
Hope for miracle dims but search goes on for missing boys
TEQUESTA, Fla. (AP) — Families hoped for a miracle even as science nagged that one was improbable and rescue crews went into a seventh day of searches Thursday for two teens missing at sea.Though it s...
7:17AM ( 52 minutes ago )
Ga. car salesman sentenced for defrauding NBA legend Dr. J, others
A luxury car salesman has been sentenced to 80 months in federal prison for defrauding several people including former NBA player Julius ``Dr. J'' Erving.
7:07AM ( 1 hour ago )
Virginia's Gilmore makes 17 GOP presidential candidates
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican presidential contest has grown to 17 candidates with Wednesday's entry of Jim Gilmore.The former Virginia governor told The Associated Press earlier this month that he...
5:04AM ( 3 hours ago )
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Local/State
Islamabad postpones Kabul-Taliban peace talks in Pakistan
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan says the second round of peace talks between the Kabul government and the Taliban, which was due Friday, has been postponed after a statement from the Afghan insurgents indic...
7:47AM ( 23 minutes ago )
AP Investigation: Olympic teams to swim, boat in Rio's filth
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Athletes in next year's Summer Olympics here will be swimming and boating in waters so contaminated with human feces that they risk becoming violently ill and unable to compete i...
7:44AM ( 25 minutes ago )
AP Sources: Phillies agree to trade Cole Hamels to Texas
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — After years of trade speculation, Cole Hamels' time in Philadelphia is ending.Two people familiar with the deal say the Phillies have agreed to trade the ace left-hander to the Tex...
7:19AM ( 50 minutes ago )
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National
Orioles complete sweep of Braves
Chris Tillman took a three-hitter into the ninth inning, Jonathan Schoop and J.J. Hardy homered and the Baltimore Orioles beat the skidding Atlanta Braves 2-0 on Wednesday night for a three-game sweep.
7:05AM ( 1 hour ago )
Win streak snapped in loss to Bulls
The Gwinnett Braves rallied for two runs in the eighth inning but could not come all the way back in a 5-3 loss to the Durham Bulls on Wednesday at Coolray Field.
11:26PM ( 8 hours ago )
Quinn taking up-tempo approach to rebuilding Falcons
As Seattle's defensive coordinator, Dan Quinn helped lead Seattle to two straight Super Bowls, including one championship. Quinn opens his first training camp as Falcons coach on Friday trying to overhaul Atlanta's woeful unit.
8:52PM ( 11 hours ago )
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Sports
P&G's sales dip again on softer volume, exchange rates
CINCINNATI (AP) — Procter & Gamble's sales fell for the sixth straight quarter, as the world's bigger consumer goods company was weighed down by softer sales volume and unfavorable currency exchange r...
7:46AM ( 23 minutes ago )
Stock markets turn higher on earnings, ahead of US data
BEIJING (AP) — Most major global markets rose Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged at a record low, corporate earnings mostly did better than expected and investors aw...
7:19AM ( 50 minutes ago )
Shell to cut jobs to cope with long period of cheap oil
LONDON (AP) — Royal Dutch Shell announced deep cuts to jobs and investment on Thursday as the global energy giant prepares for a prolonged period of low oil prices.Shell expects to eliminate 6,500 sta...
6:57AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Business
UVa grads sue Rolling Stone over retracted campus rape story
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Three University of Virginia graduates and members of a fraternity who were portrayed in a debunked account of a gang rape in a retracted Rolling Stone magazine story filed a laws...
7:38AM ( 32 minutes ago )
Stallone puts 'Rocky,' 'Rambo' memorabilia up for auction
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sylvester Stallone is parting with memorabilia from the "Rocky" and "Rambo" movies, but he's keeping the two characters alive onscreen.The 69-year-old entertainer announced Thursday...
3:21AM ( 4 hours ago )
Judge to consider fate of convent Katy Perry wants to buy
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge is scheduled to hear arguments Thursday about whether the Catholic archbishop of Los Angeles can sell a hilltop convent overlooking Hollywood to pop singer Katy Perry.An ord...
3:12AM ( 4 hours ago )
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Entertainment
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Post Race Notes: Gordon has disappointing Indy finish
A lap 50 crash, after Clint Bowyer spun in front of him, knocked Jeff Gordon for a loop in Sunday’s Crown Royal presents the Jeff Kyle 400 at The Brickyard, his last race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway as a full-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver.
By Reid Spencer-NASCAR Wire Service
8:00AM ( 3 days ago )
Demorest discusses how to help Sweet Breads help downtown
The Demorest City Council is trying to figure how to best help the business they hope will anchor the downtown district.
9:03AM ( 23 hours ago )