A truck driver accused of triggering a highway crash that injured Tracy Morgan and killed another comedian hadn't slept for more than 24 hours before the accident, authorities said Monday as Morgan recovered in a hospital.
First lady Michelle Obama lauded poet, orator and sage Maya Angelou as the first person who let her know she could be a strong and smart black woman, joining other famous admirers and friends in a private memorial service Saturday that was filled with tears, laughter, poetry and song.
Four trails in Gwinnett County parks were added to the National Trail System in honor of National Trails Day, which is today. One of the parks is in our area, and they are the only Georgia parks selected.
Ukraine's new president on Saturday called for pro-Russian rebels in the country's east to lay down their arms and welcomed dialogue with the insurgents, but said he wouldn't negotiate with those he called "gangsters and killers" and struck a defiant tone on the Russian-annexed Crimean Peninsula.
The Obama administration's plan to reduce carbon emissions is likely to cause Georgia to evaluate its current energy supply but also could factor into two of the state's biggest political races this year.