Wednesday May 25th, 2016 5:27AM
Collins has no problem with four challengers, easily wins third term in Washington
Despite being challenged by four other Republicans, Doug Collins of Gainesville handily won re-election as Georgia's Ninth District Congressman in Tuesday's General Primary.
10:30PM ( 6 hours ago )
Isakson wins GOP primary, will compete for third US Senate term
Johnny Isakson will compete for a third term in the U.S. Senate.
9:08PM ( 8 hours ago )
By Associated Press
GOP governors ask FCC to address illegal prison cellphones
Ten Republican governors - including Georgia's Nathan Deal - want the Federal Communications Commission to give states more autonomy to apply technology that can stop prison inmates from using smuggled cellphones.
8:02PM ( 9 hours ago )
By Associated Press
Atlanta selected to host Super Bowl thanks in large part to stadium investment
The NFL awarded Super Bowls to Atlanta, Miami and Los Angeles, three cities that made significant financial investments in new stadiums or recently upgraded an existing one. Atlanta will host the game in 2019, followed by Miami (2020) and Los Angeles (2021), it was announced Tuesday at the NFL owners meetings.
7:59PM ( 9 hours ago )
By The Associated Press
Unicoi offering aerial adventure park beginning Thursday
Just in time for summer, Unicoi State Park and Lodge has rolled out its new aerial adventure park.
3:03PM ( 14 hours ago )
Self-control urged, as ballot selfies are banned in Georgia
​State election officials are taking to social media, warning Georgia voters to resist the urge to snap photos, or ``selfies,'' inside voting booths.
1:24PM ( 16 hours ago )
PHOTO GALLERY: Election day sights around Hall County, North Georgia
Check out a few photos from our news coverage area for the May 24, 2016 General Primary election.
11:59PM ( 5 hours ago )
Georgia primary voters stick with challenged incumbents
Though nobody named Trump or Clinton was on the ballot Tuesday, Georgia voters still turned out to decide the fates of several incumbents in primary elections across the state.
10:21PM ( 7 hours ago )
Goodbye, empty nest: Millennials staying longer with parents
For millennials, living with parents is now most common arrangement for first time on record
4:45PM ( 12 hours ago )
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The Avengers heed call to visit teen battling cancer
The Avengers carry out star-studded mission to lift spirits of California teen battling cancer
5:01AM ( 25 minutes ago )
Afghan Taliban appoint new leader after Mansour's death
The Afghan Taliban have confirmed the death of their leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour in a U.S. drone strike last week and have also appointed his successor
4:53AM ( 33 minutes ago )
Obama uses light moment with rapper to espouse free speech
President Barack Obama's parting shot before leaving communist Vietnam: let people express themselves
4:47AM ( 39 minutes ago )
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Baseball: 2016 a disappointment? No way
It was a lot to expect coming into the 2016 season for area baseball teams coming off the heels of arguably the best season ever for area teams in 2015...
5:05PM ( 11 hours from now )
Drag racing legend Muldowney having cancerous lung removed
Drag racing legend Shirley Muldowney is having surgery to remove a cancerous lung.
1:52AM ( 3 hours ago )
Breck Davidson Named to 2016 ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Division III All-Region Team
Piedmont College baseball senior Breck Davidson has been honored with a spot on the 2016 ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Division III All-Region Third Team, marking his first time on the listing.
11:14PM ( 6 hours ago )
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France tapping fuel stocks as strikes cause gas shortages
France has begun using its fuel reserves to deal with gasoline shortages caused by strikes and protests over a divisive labor reform
5:15AM ( 11 minutes ago )
Planners seek to transform border town into destination
Planners for a booming New Mexico border town hope to transform it from a largely industrial area into a destination for tourists and new residents
4:18AM ( 1 hour ago )
Casino magnate Wynn envisions water paradise in dry Nevada
A Las Vegas casino magnate is proposing an extravagant water paradise in drought-stricken Nevada
4:11AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Eric Trump, helping his father, balances company, campaign
Donald Trump's youngest adult child is leaping at the chance to be a "character witness" for his father in the 2016 presidential campaign
3:31AM ( 1 hour ago )
Cosby lawyers outline defense as case heads to trial
Bill Cosby's lawyer gave a blistering preview of the questions the actor's accuser will face at trial, as a judge refused to dismiss the sex-assault case at a preliminary hearing
12:41AM ( 4 hours ago )
Depp's dog fight with Australian deputy leader continues
Australia's deputy prime minister has boasted that he had got into Johnny Depp's head like fictional serial killer Hannibal Lecter after the Hollywood star actor quipped that the ruddy-faced lawmaker appeared to be "inbred with a tomato."
12:08AM ( 5 hours ago )
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Hagan, Force set national records in Topeka qualifying
Matt Hagan and Brittany Force took advantage of cool weather conditions and a fast race track to produce national record performances Friday at the NHRA Kansas Nationals at Heartland Park Topeka.
By NHRA Media
11:11PM ( 4 days ago )