Friday November 27th, 2015 6:47AM
Big balloons, heavy security for NYC Thanksgiving parade; St. Louis parade resumes
NEW YORK (AP) — Americans paused Thursday to celebrate their blessings despite terrorism fears and racial tensions over fatal police shootings across the country. A record number of police officers pa...
7:58PM ( 10 hours ago )
Brenau professor: Shopping small, holiday spending on the rise
A local economist is encouraging holiday shoppers to take advantage of Small Business Saturday, the day after Black Friday.
5:51PM ( 12 hours ago )
The Latest: Putin: Russia ready to cooperate with US-led coalition fighting IS
BEIRUT (AP) — The latest developments regarding the war in Syria. All times local.10:20 p.m.French President Francois Hollande says the downing of a Russian warplane by Turkey was a "serious incident,...
3:21PM ( 15 hours ago )
Community groups provide Thanksgiving meals to residents in need
GAINESVILLE - Local organizations provide Thanksgiving meals, clothes and care packages to residents in need.
12:37PM ( 17 hours ago )
Gwinnett police continue investigation of Lawrenceville murder
Police are investigating the killing of a man whose body was found inside a home in the Lawrenceville area.
9:14AM ( 21 hours ago )
By Associated Press
NE Ga.'s jobless rate drops to 5.4% for Oct.
The jobless rate for the Northeast Georgia region ticked down a bit in October, while the Gainesville metro remained flat, according to numbers released Thursday morning by the Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL).
8:00AM ( 22 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Feds: Georgia must process food stamps for Syrian refugees
Federal officials are ordering Georgia to process food stamp applications for Syrian refugees.
6:29AM ( 1 day ago )
Student sues Ga. Tech after expulsion for sexual misconduct
A Georgia Tech student expelled in April after a sexual misconduct investigation has filed a lawsuit alleging that the review was unfair and violated his rights.
5:26AM ( 1 day ago )
Gainesville to lease vacant Community Service Center space to foster family advocacy group
Should the Gainesville City Council give their approval to a lease agreement at a voting session Tuesday evening, SAFFT will occupy vacant space at the Gainesville Community Service Center on Prior Street, and the sooner the better according to SAFFT’s Executive Director Ashley Anderson.
5:00AM ( 1 day ago )
Local/State News Archive
Georgia sheriff revels in 'politically incorrect' sign
The Harris County sheriff has posted a sign outside his department that says his county is politically incorrect, and anyone who has a problem with that can leave.
5:27PM ( 1 day ago )
Non-life-threatening injuries reported in small plane crash
Gwinnett County police and fire officials say two people received non-life-threatening injuries after a small plane went down in the backyard of a private home.
4:38PM ( 2 days ago )
Who's open for Thanksgiving and Black Friday shopping
More and more businesses are opening their doors on Thanksgiving instead of Black Friday. Here are the hours for some popular North Georgia shopping centers.
4:00PM ( 2 days ago )
Georgia News Archive
2016 Tech Gift Guide
A look at the top tech gifts for the holiday season, selected and reviewed by AP tech reporters. The current category reviewed is streaming TV devices
9:30AM ( 1 week ago )
The Hunger Games Quiz
How much do you know about The Hunger Games movies?
9:28AM ( 1 week ago )
A look at Thanksgiving holiday traffic
Data visualization of AAA's Thanksgiving travel forecast.
9:27AM ( 1 week ago )
AP Interactives Archive
AP Interactives
The big getaway: Thanksgiving travelers hit the road and pack airports, despite terror fears
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The big Thanksgiving getaway went into full swing Wednesday with drivers delighted by the lowest November gas prices in years and many airline passengers undaunted by terrorism fear...
7:10PM ( 1 day ago )
Border Patrol: Nearly 5,000 unaccompanied children crossed US-Mexico border in October
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — U.S. Customs and Border Protection statistics show nearly 5,000 unaccompanied immigrant children were caught illegally crossing the U.S.-Mexico border in October, almost double the...
5:53PM ( 1 day ago )
AP Interview: Coke executive addresses company's 'adversarial' relationship with critics
NEW YORK (AP) — Coke says it wants to mend relations with critics of its sugary drinks.Sandy Douglas, president of Coke North America, said in an interview with The Associated Press that Coke is hopin...
4:35PM ( 1 day ago )
Local/State News Archive
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Stormwater program and fees await Gainesville City Council vote
The Gainesville City Council plans to vote next week on the creation of a Stormwater Management Program and implementation of fees to fund it.
2:07PM ( 2 days ago )
(VIDEO) 2015-16 Girls basketball: Plenty more expected from area teams again
We knew that the area's girls basketball teams would be good last season -- but even we were surprised by just how good.
By AccessWDUN Staff
9:58PM ( 3 days ago )