Sheriff: 4 killed in Georgia wreck, fire on Interstate 75

Published May. 17 2019

Authorities in Georgia say four people were killed when a tractor-trailer driving north on Interstate 75 crashed into a pickup...

Georgia insurance commissioner indicted on fraud charges

Published May. 15 2019

Georgia's insurance commissioner was indicted Tuesday on federal charges of wire fraud, mail fraud and money laundering that stem from...

Man charged with murder in death of Georgia professor after homeowner kills self

Published May. 14 2019

A man has been charged with murder and other crimes in the death of a University of Georgia professor at...


Georgia police sergeant charged with murder in woman's death

Published May. 14 2019

A Georgia police sergeant has been charged with murder in the death of a Columbus woman found dead from a...

2 Tennessee women, Georgia teen killed by traveling carnival worker, cops say

Published May. 14 2019

A Georgia teenager who was reported missing in March is one of three alleged murder victims of a traveling carnival...

Three production companies boycott Georgia due to abortion ban

Published May. 10 2019

Executives from three production companies say they won't film in Georgia because of the state's "heartbeat" abortion ban.

Georgia Gov. Kemp signs budget upping teacher salaries

Published May. 10 2019

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp has signed a record budget for fiscal year 2020 with a focus on increased education spending.

Georgia teen identified as victim in fatal fall in Alabama

Published May. 9 2019

Authorities have identified a Georgia teenager who died in a fall into a creek at an Alabama waterfall.

Opponents of Georgia abortion ban promise court challenge

Published May. 8 2019

Opponents of a Georgia law banning abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected vow to take their fight from...

Georgia politician considers resigning after comments on racial issues

Published May. 8 2019

A councilman in a mostly white north Georgia town who drew nationwide scorn for his comments on interracial marriage says...

Deputy says Georgia women bought a box of Legos, and a child found three pounds of meth inside

Published May. 8 2019

Three Georgia women bought a box of Legos while visiting a South Carolina consignment shop, only to find that the...

Gruesome slaying of Georgia couple remains unsolved after 5 years

Published May. 7 2019

Still unsolved after five years, the gruesome slayings in a quiet, gated community still confound Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills.

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp signs restrictive 'heartbeat' abortion ban

Published May. 7 2019

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp on Tuesday signed into law one of the nation's most restrictive abortion laws, a measure that...

Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Georgia mayor said city isn't ready for black leader

Published May. 7 2019

The mayor of a mostly white north Georgia city is being criticized for comments attributed to her that the community...

1960s black militant H. Rap Brown challenging imprisonment

Published May. 3 2019

The 1960s black militant formerly known as H. Rap Brown is challenging his imprisonment for the killing of a sheriff's...

Georgia executes man convicted of killing two women in 1994

Published May. 2 2019

A man who killed his ex-girlfriend and another woman nearly 25 years ago was executed Thursday evening in Georgia.

Georgia man's lawyers make final efforts to spare his life as parole board rejects clemency

Published May. 2 2019

Lawyers for a Georgia man set to be executed Thursday for killing his ex-girlfriend and her friend asked the state...

With Georgia's Abrams out, former mayor announces Senate bid

Published May. 1 2019

Georgia Democrat and former Columbus mayor Teresa Tomlinson says she's officially running for the U.S. Senate in 2020, just...

Georgia man's lawyers make final efforts to spare his life

Published May. 1 2019

Lawyers for a Georgia man are asking the state parole board to spare his life and challenging the constitutionality of...

Georgia woman sentenced to die for starving stepdaughter to death

Published May. 1 2019

A woman has been sentenced to die by lethal injection for starving her stepdaughter to death in an Atlanta...

Condemned Georgia man asks parole board to spare his life

Published May. 1 2019

When a Georgia man killed his ex-girlfriend and her friend nearly 25 years ago, his actions were spontaneous and emotionally...

A Georgia man pointed his gun at two drivers while rushing to see his wife in labor

Published Apr. 30 2019

A Georgia man is accused of pointing a Glock handgun at two drivers during road-rage incidents.

Georgia Democrat Stacey Abrams won't run for Senate in 2020

Published Apr. 30 2019

Georgia Democrat Stacey Abrams says she will not run for a U.S. Senate seat in 2020.