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Saturday - 24th February, 2018
Senate OKs refusing gay couples to adopt
A bill that would allow religious adoption agencies to reject gay couples easily cleared the Georgia...
Friday - 23rd February, 2018
House quickly backs plan to cut income tax
The Georgia House quickly passed Gov. Nathan Deal’s plan Thursday to wipe out a massive potential ...
Thursday - 22nd February, 2018
‘MY HOME IS IN HEAVEN’
With the urgency of Armageddon in his flashing blue eyes, evangelist Billy Graham called the world t...
Wednesday - 21st February, 2018
Ga. leaders to cut top income tax rate
The size of Georgia’s estimated windfall from the federal tax overhaul that Congress approved in D...
Tuesday - 20th February, 2018
Savannah bridge’s ‘name’ doesn’t sit well with many
SAVANNAH — Some want the bridge heading from Savannah to South Carolina to be named for the Native...
Monday - 19th February, 2018
Trump focuses ire on FBI in wake of school shooting
When “Fire and Fury” hit the shelves, nearly 200 people turned to the Atlanta-Fulton Public Libr...
Sunday - 18th February, 2018
THE COACH & THE EX-CON
For his 40th birthday last fall, Georgia Tech basketball coach Josh Pastner got a unique gift from h...
Saturday - 17th February, 2018
FBI admits failure to act on tip about shooting suspect
PARKLAND, FLA. — The FBI received a tip last month that the suspect in the Florida school shooting...
Friday - 16th February, 2018
and Rhonda Cook Gov. Nathan Deal may have saved one of the hardest parts of his plan to remake the c...
Thursday - 15th February, 2018
‘A HORRIBLE DAY’
A former student PARKLAND, FLA. — opened fire at a Florida high school Wednesday, killing...
Wednesday - 14th February, 2018
Bill could mean transit growth across region
State legislation unveiled Tuesday could boost state funding for public transportation by tens of mi...
Tuesday - 13th February, 2018
Plan shortchanges Savannah port work
WASHINGTON — The Trump administration shortchanged one of Georgia’s top economic priorities on M...
Monday - 12th February, 2018
U.S. probing tarmac delays in Dec. outage
The U.S. Department of Transportation is investigating nearly 100 tarmac delays that lasted for hour...
Sunday - 11th February, 2018
For many, health care changes grim
Woman pays monthly premium of $1,168 with a $6,750 deductible. On Jan. 1, the Washington po...
Saturday - 10th February, 2018
OFFICER SLAIN, 2 OTHERS WOUNDED IN GUNBATTLE
Chase Maddox was a natural-born police officer, said a childhood friend. The McDonoughbred newlywed,...
Friday - 9th February, 2018
Abrams’ campaign knocks on doors, spends cash
At house after house, the volunteers for Democrat Stacey Abrams’ campaign were met with confusion,...
Thursday - 8th February, 2018
Budget deal hailed as ‘breakthrough’
WASHINGTON — Senate leaders announced Wednesday they have sealed agreement on a two-year budget pa...
Wednesday - 7th February, 2018
Atlanta traffic still world’s 8th worst
A new report confirms what hundreds of thousands of commuters already know: Metro Atlanta has a worl...
Tuesday - 6th February, 2018
Dow plunges 1,175; worst day since 2011
NEWYORK— The Dow Jones industrial average plunged more than 1,100 points Monday as stocks took the...
Monday - 5th February, 2018
Buying metro Atlanta home may just be one click away
Technology has forever changed many of the ways we conduct business. We don’t shop the wa...
Sunday - 4th February, 2018
Ga. doctor long escaped discipline
The same week that Dr. Larry Nassar’s abuse of young gymnasts made national headlines —...
Sunday - 28th January, 2018
Saturday - 27th January, 2018
I-75 toll lanes help keep traffic moving, state says
Northbound commuters traveled along the new I-75 South Metro Express Lanes near Jodeco Road one year...
Friday - 26th January, 2018
Gulch plans don’t include transit hub
and David Wickert The redevelopment of downtown Atlanta’s weedy tangle of parking lots an...
Wednesday - 24th January, 2018
Tuesday - 23rd January, 2018
CONGRESS APPROVES DEAL TO END 3-DAY SHUTDOWN
WASHINGTON — Congress voted late Monday to reopen the government after a three-day shutdown, sendi...
Monday - 22nd January, 2018
Senators seek path to end shutdown
WASHINGTON — The government shutdown will extend into the workweek as the Senate appeared to inch ...
Sunday - 21st January, 2018
Year after inauguration women dive into politics
One year ago, Essence Johnson was walking. Now she’s running. This weekend, Johnson will ...
Saturday - 20th January, 2018
Shutdown looming as Senate vote fails
WASHINGTON — The federal government was barreling toward a shutdown Friday evening as a lastditch ...
Friday - 19th January, 2018
Atlanta survives first cut for Amazon headquarters
Amazon narrowed its list of potential communities for its massive second headquarters on Thursday to...
Thursday - 18th January, 2018
SNOWED IN - AGAIN
The snow may have looked pretty, but the novelty of the Atlanta area’s latest winter storm is gone...
Wednesday - 17th January, 2018
Ex-official sentenced in city bribery probe
Adam Smith, the city of Atlanta’s former top purchasing officer, knew federal authorities were clo...
Tuesday - 16th January, 2018
'We desperately need my father's voice'
Berni c e King called for a peaceful revolution while the senior pastor of Ebenezer Baptist Church s...
Monday - 15th January, 2018
King’s classmates recall young leader
The national holiday to celebrate the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday today is a joyous occ...
Sunday - 14th January, 2018
GEORGIANS SUPPORT AMAZON INCENTIVES
Georgians strongly support giving incentives worth more than $1 billion to Amazon if the company bri...
Friday - 12th January, 2018
Thursday - 11th January, 2018
Wednesday - 10th January, 2018
Red and black copes with a blue day after
Long before the 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship, Becky Katzowitz had requested T...
Monday - 8th January, 2018
City embraces tonight's spotlight
Dennis Adamovich hasn’t slept much in recent days and isn’t planning to rest until at least the ...
Sunday - 7th January, 2018
Mental illness looms large in fatal shootings
Mental illness played a role in a third of the 30 fatal police shootings in Georgia in 2017, accordi...
Saturday - 6th January, 2018
SHOWDOWN IN ATLANTA
Details on the back of Get ready for the return of tense religious freedom fights at the Ge...
Friday - 5th January, 2018
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Thursday - 4th January, 2018
‘He lost his mind’
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Wednesday - 3rd January, 2018
Want to go to game? It will cost you — a lot
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and Florida A&M University President Larry Robinson (cent...
Monday - 1st January, 2018
City’s Peach Drop rings in the new year at new home
Atlanta has welcomed the new year just as it did the previous 28 years, counting down to midnight fo...
Sunday - 31st December, 2017
suspects, but no justice
The nightmares hardly come anymore. The barrage of gunshots no longer haunt his thoughts. Still, Cli...
Saturday - 30th December, 2017
On way out, Reed unveils Piedmont Park expansion
Kasim Reed began the last press conference of his eight-year mayoral reign with a joke.” I’m so ...
Friday - 29th December, 2017
Dozens killed in Kabul suicide attack
A distraught man is carried away following a suicide attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Thursday. Auth...
Thursday - 28th December, 2017
Trump plans trade penalties against China
WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is setting the stage to unveil tough new trade penalties aga...
Wednesday - 27th December, 2017
Cybercriminals make school data a target
From left, systems engineers Andy Clement, Corey English and Jerry Thomas, the front line of the DeK...
Tuesday - 26th December, 2017
For Cobb, stadium brought no windfall
Former Cobb County Chairman Tim Lee was fond of calling the decision to build a taxpayer-funded stad...
Monday - 25th December, 2017
Can Georgia politicians ‘block’ their critics?
The specter of a lawsuit by a civil rights group has forced some politicians and government official...
Saturday - 23rd December, 2017
Trump signs, lauds $1.5T tax overhaul
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump signed the $1.5 trillion tax overhaul into law Friday, using h...
Friday - 22nd December, 2017
Troubled Vogtle plant moves ahead
Georgia’s Public Service Commission has voted unanimously to allow continued construction of two n...
Thursday - 21st December, 2017
Vogtle’s future at stake in key vote
Billions of dollars are at stake as Georgia regulators vote Thursday whether or not construction con...
Wednesday - 20th December, 2017
AIRPORT BACK TO NORMAL
The 11-hour blackout at the world’s busiest airport is likely to cost tens of millions of dollars ...
Tuesday - 19th December, 2017
Amtrak train hurtles off overpass
DUPONT, WASH. — An Amtrak train making the first-ever run along a faster new route hurtled off an ...
Monday - 18th December, 2017
A massive power outage at the world’s busiest airport brought everything to a screeching halt Sund...
Sunday - 17th December, 2017
HOW MUCH DO THEY EARN?
Here are the annual starting salaries for some Georgia law enforcement jobs: $29,000 $25,300&nbs...
Saturday - 16th December, 2017
As e-commerce grows, delivery business keeps on booming
A 53-foot-long truck backs up to the loading dock at the Alpharetta FedEx center, straight from the ...
Friday - 15th December, 2017
Norwood vows to continue challenge of mayoral votes
Ralph Jones, registration manager, and other workers recount votes cast in the Atlanta mayoral elect...
Thursday - 14th December, 2017
Alabama upset gives Ga. Democrats hope
The stunning victory Tuesday by Democrat Doug Jones in Alabama’s U.S. Senate race has Georgia libe...
Tuesday - 12th December, 2017
'Attempted terrorist attack' rattles New York commuters
A man inspired by Islamic State extremists strapped on a crude pipe bomb, slipped unnoticed into the...
Monday - 11th December, 2017
'This is the new normal'
THE DAY A flare-up on the western edge of Southern California’s largest and most destruct...
Sunday - 10th December, 2017
SELLING A DREAM
The best-paid college president of 2014 walked the red carpet, ready for her close-up. The ...
Saturday - 9th December, 2017
A NARROW ESCAPE
Snowfall surpasses predictions; traffic annoys commuters. Metro Atlanta averted another tra...
Friday - 8th December, 2017
Franken quits amid harassment furor
WASHINGTON — Sen. Al Franken, a rising political star only weeks ago, reluctantly announced Thursd...
Thursday - 7th December, 2017
Doctors rethink pain treatment
Dr. Don Teater didn’t start out declaring war on opioids. In fact, as a small-town family doctor, ...
Wednesday - 6th December, 2017
Bottoms holds slim lead
With most precincts reporting, Keisha Lance Bottoms held a narrow lead over Mary Norwood on Tuesday ...
Tuesday - 5th December, 2017
Atlanta expands east by annexing Emory
Atlanta officials completed the largest expansion of the city’s borders in 65 years Monday, absorb...
Monday - 4th December, 2017
Why does it take so long to get Georgia election results?
In many states, voters find out who will win and lose on election night soon after the polls close. ...
Sunday - 3rd December, 2017
Metro Atlanta’s LGBT voters showing clout
Cathy Woolard’s forum was so packed that some of the voters who hoped she would be Atlanta’s fir...
Saturday - 2nd December, 2017
GOP nears Senate OK of $1.4T tax bill
WASHINGTON — Republicans used a burst of eleventh-hour horse-trading Friday to edge a $1.4 trillio...
Thursday - 30th November, 2017
Wednesday - 29th November, 2017
Tuesday - 28th November, 2017
GOP races to build support for tax bill
— Senate Republicans are considering a trigger that would automatically increase taxes if their sw...
Monday - 27th November, 2017
The avalanche of sexual harassment stories are not just creating headlines. It’s causing change.&a...
Sunday - 26th November, 2017
Major work begins on traffic bottleneck
After months of preliminary work, construction has begun in earnest on a fix for one of metro Atlant...
Saturday - 25th November, 2017
Small businesses stress local flavor
If Black Friday crowds exhaust you and Cyber Monday feels risky, mom-and-pop business owners in metr...
Friday - 24th November, 2017
Hosea Helps draws diners to Georgia World Congress Center
Uriah Hall, 4, licks his fingers before digging into his free meal during the annual Hosea Helps Tha...