Everybody in the pool: Georgia flush with Senate hopefuls

Published Sep. 19 2019

An up-and-coming GOP congressman is angling for a Senate appointment. A former congressman has hinted he's interested, too.

Georgia man accused in killings found dead post police chase

Published Sep. 17 2019

A Georgia man suspected of killing his estranged wife and another man has been found dead in his car after...

Prosecutors: Paramedic stole morphine meant for patients

Published Sep. 16 2019

A Georgia paramedic is accused of stealing morphine, replacing it with another liquid and then re-attaching the cap with...

John Deffenbaugh making another run for Georgia House of Representatives seat

Published Sep. 16 2019

More than a year after he was defeated by a then-24-year-old newcomer for a Georgia House of Representatives seat, John...

Georgia man convicted of 2013 slaying freed pending new trial

Published Sep. 14 2019

A Georgia man sentenced to life in prison for a 2013 slaying is now free while he awaits a...

'Chicken sludge' on fields draws complaints of stench, flies

Published Sep. 14 2019

People in rural Alabama are raising concerns about the use of "chicken sludge" as fertilizer on farm fields as the...

Georgia senator wants answers after reports of ant infestation at veteran's home

Published Sep. 14 2019

U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson is demanding answers from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs after a Georgia woman said her...

Lawsuit: Poor information about pipeline led to fatal blast in Alabama

Published Sep. 13 2019

A federal lawsuit accuses a major pipeline company based in Georgia of failing to tell work crews where a major...

Parents of Georgia Tech student shot by police file lawsuit

Published Sep. 13 2019

The parents of a Georgia Tech student killed by a campus police officer two years ago have filed a wrongful...

Woman: Ants bit dying father, covered the walls at Georgia VA home

Published Sep. 13 2019

A Georgia woman says her father was bitten more than 100 times by ants at a government veterans' home where...

Georgia port reopens 4 days after overturned ship closed it

Published Sep. 12 2019

A Georgia seaport that shut down when a cargo ship overturned while returning to sea was allowed to reopen Thursday...

3 teens sentenced for robbing pizza delivery drivers

Published Sep. 12 2019

A Georgia district attorney says three teenagers have pleaded guilty to robbing and assaulting two pizza delivery drivers in 2017.


Farmers hurt by Hurricane Michael now able to apply for aid

Published Sep. 11 2019

Farmers in Georgia who suffered losses from Hurricane Michael nearly a year ago may soon get federal money to help...

Ossoff to challenge Perdue for US Senate seat in Georgia

Published Sep. 10 2019

Pledging to "root out corruption in politics," Jon Ossoff, a former long-shot congressional candidate who rose to prominence two years...

Focus in Georgia shifts to salvaging huge capsized ship

Published Sep. 10 2019

Now that four crew members trapped inside a cargo ship capsized off Georgia's coast have been pulled to safety, the...

Georgia courts affirms conviction of man who killed a doctor

Published Sep. 10 2019

The Georgia Supreme Court has upheld the conviction of a man who killed a doctor he lured to his home...

UPDATE: Fourth and final crewman pulled alive from capsized ship of the coast of Georgia

Published Sep. 9 2019

Coast Guard rescuers pulled four trapped men alive from a capsized cargo ship Monday, drilling into the hull's steel plates...

Stacey Abrams to 2020 Democrats: Go after 'unlikely' voters

Published Sep. 9 2019

Stacey Abrams is pushing national Democrats to treat Georgia as a 2020 battleground and replicate nationwide her 2018 strategy of...

2 injured in crash between Atlanta police car, commuter bus

Published Sep. 9 2019

Authorities in Atlanta say a police officer crashed his cruiser into a MARTA commuter bus, injuring both drivers.

Sun Belt or Rust Belt? Democrats search for path to power

Published Sep. 6 2019

As Democrats try to win control of the White House and the Senate in 2020, they face a geographical puzzle...

Georgia shelter quarantines dog area for parvovirus

Published Sep. 5 2019

The dog area of a Georgia animal shelter is under quarantine after three puppies tested positive for the highly contagious...

Hurricane Dorian threatens power, shipments along Carolina coasts as local companies adapt

Published Sep. 4 2019

Last week when weather officials feared Hurricane Dorian could slam into Florida as a category 5 storm, America's biggest electric...

GBI arrests high-ranking member of Ghostface Gangsters

Published Sep. 4 2019

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has arrested a high-ranking member of the notorious Ghostface Gangsters street gang.