Georgia governor proposes $50 million more on pre-kindergarten

Published Sep. 1 2015 @ 12:00am

ATLANTA -- Gov. Nathan Deal said he wants to spend $50 million to reverse cuts to Georgia's pre-kindergarten program that increased class sizes and cut teacher pay.

3,000 naked bike riders photo-bomb Philadelphia wedding

Published Aug. 31 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Here comes the bride all dressed in white. And here come thousands of Philadelphia bicyclists not dressed...

Marlins beat Braves 4-0; Miller's winless streak preserved

Published Aug. 31 2015

ATLANTA -- Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez says he's never seen anything like Shelby Miller's tough run of luck as a...

Judge seals Alabama governor's divorce file from public view

Published Aug. 31 2015

MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- A judge ordered Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley's divorce case to be sealed from public view Monday, and...

Fossils show big bug ruled the seas 460 million years ago

Published Aug. 31 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) - Earth's first big predatory monster was a weird water bug as big as Tom Cruise, newly found...

Supreme Court rules against clerk in gay marriage case

Published Aug. 31 2015

MOREHEAD, Ky. -- The Supreme Court on Monday ruled against the Kentucky county clerk who has refused to issue same-sex...

Georgia lawmaker says he had account on cheating website

Published Aug. 31 2015

MACON, Ga. -- A state lawmaker from Macon says he had an account on the cheating website Ashley Madison.

Officials tweak plans for Tennessee Promise mentors

Published Aug. 31 2015

NASHVILLE -- Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam hopes recent changes to the Tennessee Promise program will encourage more students and mentors...

Kanye for 2020? White House welcomes rapper's political bid

Published Aug. 31 2015

ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE (AP) - Kanye West for 2020? The White House says it is anticipating the rapper's potential...

Rare photos of 19th-century blacks speak to modern Americans

Published Aug. 31 2015

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - Some faces are pensive; others are proud. Some are known; others are obscure. All are black.

Obama offended by attacks on Jews who back Iran deal

Published Aug. 31 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama said people who attack Jews who support the Iran nuclear deal are like African-Americans...

Police: Woman said boys weren't loved, so she drowned them

Published Aug. 31 2015

PHOENIX (AP) - A woman accused of drowning her 2-year-old twin sons told police she did it because nobody loved...

School bus breaks down, blocks Signal Mountain Road

Published Aug. 31 2015

A school bus on traveling on Signal Mountain Road came to a halt and blocked traffic going in both directions...

Lambert to be starting quarterback in Georgia Bulldogs opener

Published Aug. 31 2015

Georgia football coach Mark Richt announced after practice today that Greyson Lambert would be the starting quarterback for Saturday's opener...

Traffic partially blocked by accident at Chickamauga Dam

Published Aug. 31 2015

The Tennessee Department of Transportation reported that a multiple vehicle accident blocked the right lane of State Route 153 at...

P.F. Chang's cook fatally stabs co-worker during dinner rush

Published Aug. 31 2015

A cook at a P.F. Chang's restaurant charged with fatally stabbing a co-worker over the weekend thought the other man...

Erwin Marine takes over downtown riverfront marina

Published Aug. 31 2015

Erwin Marine Sales is taking over the Chattanooga riverfront location formerly managed by MarineMax and renaming the Ross' Landing marina...

Food City to hire 40 more workers at Red Bank store

Published Aug. 31 2015

Food City plans to hire 40 more employees at its Red Bank supermarket, which is one of the first of...

TN Democrats file bill to ban guns at certain events

Published Aug. 31 2015

NASHVILLE -- Two Democratic lawmakers today filed a bill that changes Tennessee's latest "guns in parks" law to allow officials...