Saturday April 10th, 2021 2:56PM

Alyson Shields

Alyson Shields
Ebola quarantines: Can states do that?
The quarantine of a nurse in Maine who recently returned from the Ebola hot zone in West Africa has touched off a battle between the authority of states to confine people to protect public health and the right of Americans to move about freely.
4:54PM ( 6 years ago )
Allman dropped from Georgia lawsuit in train crash
Gregg Allman has been dropped from a lawsuit by the family of a film worker killed by a train during shooting of a biographical movie about the Allman Brothers Band singer, attorneys said Thursday.
4:51PM ( 6 years ago )
Not so sweet: Chocolate prices are set to rise
That bowl of chocolates for ninjas and ghosts won't cost you more this Halloween. Picking the perfect sweet for your Valentine could.
4:22PM ( 6 years ago )
Plane crashes at Kansas airport, at least 4 dead
A small plane lost power after takeoff and crashed into a flight-training building while trying to return to a Kansas airport Thursday, killing at least four people, injuring at least five others and igniting a fire that sent up towering plumes of black smoke that could be seen for miles around Wichita, officials and witnesses said.
4:19PM ( 6 years ago )
Pentagon orders 21-day Ebola quarantine for troops
Ordering firm restrictions for U.S. troops returning from West Africa, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Wednesday that the military men and women helping fight Ebola must undergo 21-day quarantines - longer than required for many civilian health care workers.
6:39PM ( 6 years ago )
Romney backs up Perdue on jobs in Ga. Senate race
Republican David Perdue has spent the better part of a month defending his business record in Georgia's tight U.S. Senate race, as Democrat Michelle Nunn blasts him as an out-of-touch businessman who shipped jobs overseas.
6:30PM ( 6 years ago )
Metro Atlanta police officer slashed with knife
Roswell police are searching for two men accused of assaulting an officer and slashing him with a knife.
4:19PM ( 6 years ago )
Gainesville schools delay Wed. student dismissal
Afternoon bus dismissal for all Gainesville City Schools is delayed this afternoon.
3:36PM ( 6 years ago )
Lawrenceville woman purchases winning lottery ticket in Gainesville
A Lawrenceville woman won $250,000 playing All or Nothing from the Georgia Lottery.
12:50PM ( 6 years ago )
Nurse who had Ebola released from hospital
A nurse who fueled Ebola fears by flying to Cleveland after being infected by her dying patient was released Tuesday from a hospital isolation unit, where doctors defended her as a courageous front-line caregiver.
3:56PM ( 6 years ago )