Teen arrested and charged with killing friend in Georgia

Published Oct. 17 2018

Police say a teen has been charged with shooting and killing a friend during an argument in Georgia.

Boy, 12, electrocuted at football practice in Georgia park

Published Oct. 17 2018

A boy who touched an electrified fence while playing football at a park in Georgia has died.

Claims of voter suppression and 'illegals' in Georgia

Published Oct. 16 2018

The final stretch of the hotly contested Georgia governor's race is being consumed by a bitter political battle over access...


Gunman opens fire on unmarked police car in Atlanta

Published Oct. 16 2018

Police say a gunman opened fire on an unmarked police car in Atlanta, striking it but not injuring any officers.

Voter registration extended in 4 hurricane-hit Georgia counties

Published Oct. 15 2018

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has issued an executive order extending the voter registration deadline in four southwest Georgia counties hit...

Power outages from Michael could linger until next week in Georgia

Published Oct. 12 2018

Power outages caused by Hurricane Michael are likely to linger into early next week for some of the hardest hit...

Georgia man drives stolen car onto edge of 6-foot deep hole at Top golf

Published Oct. 12 2018

Police in Georgia say a man drove a stolen car onto a golf range and left if teetering on the...

Delta profits soar as demand drives ticket prices higher

Published Oct. 11 2018

Airlines have been pouring money into amenities that making flying nicer for high-paying customers while economy-class passengers endure cramped quarters...

Man stabbed at Tennessee haunted house; worker suspended

Published Oct. 11 2018

A man was stabbed in the arm at a haunted house in Tennessee, and an attraction employee has been suspended.

Congress tentatively agrees to pay increase for federal workers

Published Oct. 10 2018

With key support from a North Georgia politician, Congress has tentatively agreed to a pay hike for the country's 2...

National heavyweights drop in on Georgia governor's race

Published Oct. 9 2018

The Georgia voter was surprised to hear the familiar sounding voice on the other end of the phone line.

State of emergency declared in Georgia ahead of hurricane

Published Oct. 9 2018

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has declared a state of emergency ahead of Hurricane Michael.

Atlanta hosts world transgender bodybuilding competition

Published Oct. 9 2018

It's been 20 years since Charles Bennett took the stage to compete in bodybuilding. But at the age of 63,...

Georgia man charged in South Carolina restaurant death

Published Oct. 8 2018

A Georgia man has been arrested in the shooting death of a man at an oceanfront restaurant in South Carolina.

Transportation officials approve expansion of Atlanta plan

Published Oct. 5 2018

Atlanta area transportation officials have approved an expansion of nearly $3 billion for the transit system.

Couple looking to buy abandoned home finds dead body

Published Oct. 4 2018

A couple looking to buy an abandoned house made a grim discovery.

Transgender policy studied in Georgia school assault case

Published Oct. 4 2018

The Education Department said Wednesday that it is investigating whether a Georgia school district's policy allowing transgender students to use...

Georgia lawmakers considering banning drug used to treat chronic pain, anxiety, depression

Published Oct. 3 2018

If state lawmakers regulate kratom in Georgia, the drug's advocates ask them to be gentle.

UPDATE: Three suspects arrested for assault of Murray County man

Published Oct. 2 2018

The Murray County Sheriff's Office confirms three suspects have been arrested for the assault of a Murray County man over...

Georgia coach is accused of molesting 13-year-old girl he met on dating app

Published Oct. 2 2018

A teacher and coach at a Georgia high school is accused of molesting a 13-year-old girl he met on a...

Dozens of cows on the loose in Georgia after I-75 wreck

Published Oct. 1 2018

An overturned livestock truck spilled a herd of cows onto a highway cloverleaf north of Atlanta on Monday, causing traffic...

Georgia teen awaiting trial for kidnapping ex-girlfriend has now killed her

Published Sep. 28 2018

Police in Georgia say a 17-year-old who was awaiting trial for allegedly kidnapping his ex-girlfriend in April has now killed...

Georgia man accused of taking 150 pounds of waffle mix

Published Sep. 28 2018

A Georgia man is accused of stealing 150 pounds (68 kilograms) of waffle mix from a former employer and flipping...