Wednesday August 31st, 2016 10:20AM
Lula officials hold lengthy retreat to discuss city's future
Lula leaders heard Tuesday about the importance of being able to say yes whenever possible.
9:57AM ( 23 minutes ago )
Georgia business group hopes to 'kick start' Medicaid change
An influential business group is presenting three ways Georgia could expand Medicaid coverage, a key component of President Barack Obama's signature health care law that Republican lawmakers have refused to accept.
9:20AM ( 1 hour ago )
By Associated Press
Trump heading to Mexico ahead of immigration speech
Donald Trump will be taking his first foreign trip as the Republican presidential nominee Wednesday, making a quick visit to Mexico, a nation he derided as the home of rapists and criminals as he launched his campaign
3:22AM ( 6 hours ago )
Demorest DDA allowing new owners to take over Sweet Breads
A familiar downtown eatery in Demorest soon will be more active.
11:42PM ( 10 hours ago )
48-year fugitive fights move from Connecticut to Georgia
A Connecticut man who spent 48 years as a fugitive after escaping from prison is continuing to fight the state's efforts to return him to Georgia
5:10PM ( 17 hours ago )
Longest running radio psychologist in U.S., Dr. Joy Browne, dead at 71
‚ÄčA talk radio host, well known to WDUN listeners and those across the country for her psychological advice to callers dealing with problems, died Saturday at the age of 71.
4:07PM ( 18 hours ago )
Puppies found in dumpster being cared for by rescue group
The head of an animal rescue group says that a litter of puppies found in a trash dumpster in south Georgia are safe
7:32AM ( 2 hours ago )
Georgia sheriff to sell guns at public auction for 1st time
The Bibb County Sheriff's Office for the first time plans to auction off dozens of guns seized by its law officers over the years
7:06AM ( 3 hours ago )
Mom admits to faking child's illness to collect donations
A Marietta woman will serve a year in jail after admitting to faking her daughter's illness to steal money through a GoFundMe site
5:07AM ( 5 hours ago )
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Historic commercial flight from US to Cuba set to take off
The first commercial flight between the U.S. and Cuba in more than a half century is scheduled to fly from Fort Lauderdale to the central city of Santa Clara on Wednesday morning, re-establishing regular air service severed at the height of the Cold War
10:13AM ( 6 minutes ago )
The Latest: Pence says Mexico trip shows Trump is decisive
Mike Pence says that Donald Trump's trip to Mexico demonstrates what a "decisive leader" he would be if elected president
9:51AM ( 29 minutes ago )
Mexico wonders why its president is meeting with Trump
President Enrique Pena Nieto awoke to a storm of criticism from Mexicans over his decision to meet Wednesday with Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, who is widely reviled in Mexico for referring to its migrants as "rapists" and criminals
9:50AM ( 29 minutes ago )
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War Eagles 'believing again' after busting losing streak
In three years of varsity football, Chestatee High senior Barron King thought he had seen just about everything...
5:34PM ( 7 hours from now )
Defying the odds, RB Chubb ready to go for No. 18 Georgia
Less than a year after a gruesome knee injury, Nick Chubb is ready to run again for the No. 18 Georgia Bulldogs
8:00AM ( 2 hours ago )
Falcons' Ishmael 'not quite ready' to play against Jaguars
The Atlanta Falcons still expect Kemal Ishmael will open the season as the fill-in starter at strong safety even though he'll miss his third straight preseason game this week.
7:32AM ( 2 hours ago )
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Vote on whether to remove president nears in Brazil's Senate
Senators have debated the fate of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff into the wee hours of Wednesday ahead of a planned vote later in the day on whether to remove Rousseff permanently as leader of Latin America's most populous country
8:45AM ( 1 hour ago )
Survey: US companies add a solid 177,000 jobs in August
Survey: US companies add a healthy 177,000 jobs in August, pointing to solid growth
8:32AM ( 1 hour ago )
Tropical weather expected to drench North Carolina coast
North Carolina's Outer Banks will likely be drenched as a tropical weather system blows by with up to 5 inches of heavy rain
8:15AM ( 2 hours ago )
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'Real Housewives' star Jacqueline Laurita is a grandmom
"Real Housewives of New Jersey" star Jacqueline Laurita is a grandmom
9:35AM ( 44 minutes ago )
TNT broadcaster Craig Sager to undergo 3rd marrow transplant
The son of TNT basketball broadcaster Craig Sager says his father is set to undergo a third bone marrow and stem cell transplant Wednesday as he continues his cancer fight
6:03AM ( 4 hours ago )
Vera Caslavska, Czech gymnastics great, dies at 74
Vera Caslavska, a multiple Olympic gymnastics gold medalist who stood up against the 1968 Soviet-led invasion of Czechoslovakia, has died
5:59AM ( 4 hours ago )
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Today's Survey Question
Will ABC's "Dancing with the Stars" go ahead with its plans to have Ryan Lochte as a contestant as the Olympic swimmer faces a charge of filing a false police report in Brazil?
Yes, any publicity is good publicity for a TV program.
No, I think Lochte's legal woes will ultimately be too controversial for the show to handle.
I'm not sure. I think the show's producers will see how it plays out.
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First lady Of NASCAR Betty Jane France dies
Betty Jane France, a longtime community leader considered by many to be the first lady Of NASCAR, has died.
By The Associated Press
1:37PM ( 20 hours ago )
Defying the odds, RB Chubb ready to go for No. 18 Georgia
Less than a year after a gruesome knee injury, Nick Chubb is ready to run again for the No. 18 Georgia Bulldogs
By The Associated Press
8:00AM ( 2 hours ago )