Former top Atlanta official pleads guilty in bribery probe

Published Aug. 15 2018

A top aide to former Atlanta mayor Kasim Reed has become the latest person to plead guilty as part of...

Squirrel hunting season begins in Georgia

Published Aug. 15 2018

Georgia hunters can pursue both gray and fox squirrels starting Wednesday.

Sex offender who exposed himself to children at playground headed back to prison

Published Aug. 10 2018

A man previously convicted of statutory rape is going back to prison after a jury found him guilty of another...


Suspect in Alabama child murder apprehended in Georgia

Published Aug. 9 2018

A suspect in a February 2017 murder of a child was arrested Wednesday, according to the DeKalb County, Alabama, Sheriff's...

Atlanta officer runs stop sign, killing man on scooter, officials say

Published Aug. 9 2018

An Atlanta police officer ran a stop sign, hitting and killing a man riding a scooter.

Atlanta school: No more Pledge of Allegiance to start day

Published Aug. 9 2018

Students at an Atlanta school will no longer say the Pledge of Allegiance to start their school day.

Georgia man accused of filming video up woman's skirt

Published Aug. 3 2018

A Georgia man was arrested after police say he followed a woman around a Walmart store and attempting to film...

Ah-Choooo! Driver's sneeze attack blamed for crash

Published Jul. 31 2018

One moment she was having a sneezing fit and the next, her SUV had rear-ended a minivan.

Georgia jet fuel tax halted, months after Delta, NRA fight

Published Jul. 30 2018

Georgia's governor on Monday made good on his vow to restore a tax cut on jet fuel sales that was...

Body found in burned car in Georgia; no arrests so far

Published Jul. 30 2018

Officials are working to identify a body found in a burned car in Georgia.

Think a lightning strike won't happen to you? It's more likely than winning the lottery

Published Jul. 29 2018

He was fishing with his two young sons when Egan Blain Stanley was struck by lightning on July 4. Four...

Chickamauga, Trion, Dade County lead way in North Georgia school assessments

Published Jul. 27 2018

Dade County, Georgia, third-graders improved on math and reading by more than 10 percentage points this year, according to new...

Trump official sounds encouraging on Savannah harbor funding

Published Jul. 27 2018

A Trump administration official said Friday that the president wants to avoid small-increment "dibble dabbling" of funding for projects such...

Man shot and killed after fight with Georgia deputies

Published Jul. 27 2018

Georgia state police are investigating after sheriff's deputies shot and killed a man they say fought with an officer.

Elevator maker to build 420-foot tower, add 650 jobs at new headquarters near SunTrust Park in Atlanta

Published Jul. 26 2018

One of the world's largest elevator companies announced today it will create more than 650 new jobs and invest more...

Mother gives birth to son at Six Flags and gets free tickets for life

Published Jul. 25 2018

EMTs at Six Flags Over Georgia helped deliver a baby boy Monday afternoon at Hurricane Harbor.

Georgia lawmaker who yelled racial slurs and exposed himself set to resign

Published Jul. 25 2018

A Georgia lawmaker says "I will be resigning" after he exposed himself and yelled racial slurs on provocateur Sacha Baron...

Trump-backed candidate Kemp wins Georgia GOP governor runoff

Published Jul. 24 2018

With a damning secret recording of his opponent and a Trump-Pence endorsement late in the race, Secretary of State Brian...

Polls are open in Georgia: What you need to know

Published Jul. 24 2018

Georgia voters have a few key races to decide in runoff elections besides settling the Republican showdown for governor.

With governor's race, Georgia auditions as 2020 swing state

Published Jul. 23 2018

Move over, Ohio. Make room, Florida and Pennsylvania. Georgia wants in on the swing-state action.

Georgia lawmaker uses racial slur, exposes butt in Sacha Baron Cohen series

Published Jul. 23 2018

A Georgia lawmaker is the latest public figure caught with his pants down on provocateur Sacha Baron Cohen's new cable...


Georgia waitress throws man into a wall after he gropes her [video]

Published Jul. 20 2018

Video from a Georgia restaurant shows a man reach out and touch the backside of a female server, who quickly...

Soaring temperatures, humidity bring dangerous heat in South

Published Jul. 20 2018

Scorching heat was spreading Friday across much of the South, where temperatures are expected to soar over 100 degrees (37.8...