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 2022-05-20 11:55 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

G7 countries to provide $19.8 billion in aid to Ukraine...

KOENIGSWINTER, Germany (AP) — The Group of Seven leading economies and global financial institutions are providing $19.8 billion in aid to bolster Ukraine's public finances, Germany's finance minister said Friday....

 2022-05-20 11:55 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Jihadis' attack in eastern Burkina Faso kills 11 soldiers...

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Eleven soldiers were killed and nearly two dozen injured by jihadis targeting a military base in eastern Burkina Faso, the government said....

 2022-05-20 11:55 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Live updates | Turkish president holds talks over NATO bids...

ANKARA, Turkey — Turkey's president says he is engaged in "telephone diplomacy" with foreign counterparts over the bids by Sweden and Finland to join NATO....

 2022-05-20 11:54 

CNN

[ US ]

A Buffalo supermarket worker dialed 911 during the massacre and was asked, 'Why are you whispering?' Now, the dispatcher is set to be fired, an official said...

The assistant office manager at the Tops Friendly Markets store in Buffalo, New York, had already survived one mass shooting....

 2022-05-20 11:52 

WFXG

[ FOX 54 Augusta ]

Britain: Russian troops likely to redeploy from Mariupol...

Russian commanders will be coming under increasing pressure to reallocate troops from the strategic southern port city to bolster their offensive in eastern Ukraine, Britain's Defense Ministry said Fr...

 2022-05-20 11:51 

News4Jax WJXT

2022 'Lionfish Challenge' underway in Florida to remove invasive species...

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission annually hosts a Lionfish Challenge to encourage anglers to remove the invasive species from Florida waters by offering prizes for the most lionfish harvested....

 2022-05-20 11:50 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

2 paragliders killed in Germany; more strong storms forecast...

BERLIN (AP) — Police in Germany say two French nationals died after their motorized paraglider was caught by a strong gust of wind and crashed in a field in the center of the country....

 2022-05-20 11:49 

WJCL

[ Savannah ]

Hot this afternoon. Umbrella needed at times this weekend...

Much-needed rain is in the forecast...

 2022-05-20 11:45 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Ukraine says it repels Russian attack as war grinds in east...

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian authorities said Friday that their troops repelled a Russian attack in the east, as Moscow struggled to gain ground in the region that is now the focus of the war even as it intensified its campaign there....

 2022-05-20 11:42 

News4Jax WJXT

UN: 18 million facing severe hunger in West Africa's Sahel...

The U.N. is warning that 18 million people in Africa's Sahel region face severe hunger in the next three months....

 2022-05-20 11:37 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Justice Department unveils new efforts to combat hate crimes...

The Justice Department will announce renewed efforts to combat hate crimes across the country Friday, just days after 10 people were killed in a Buffalo supermarket shooting that officials have called a racially motivated hate crime....

 2022-05-20 11:35 

11alive.com

New partnership promises new life for Black farmers in Georgia...

The New Communities Land Trust partnered with AirBNB to create the Southwest Georgia Agri-Tourism Trail, which will highlight the experiences of Black farmers...

 2022-05-20 11:33 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Info to know: Atlanta United at Nashville...

Here's everything you need to know about Atlanta United's game against Nashville on Saturday, May 21....

 2022-05-20 11:32 

WAGA

[ FOX 5 Atlanta ]

Man caught on camera trying to steal truck right in front of contractors...

Security cameras caught the man trying to steal a roofer's truck in broad daylight with contractors all around him in Atlanta's Kirkwood neighborhood. Neighbors say this isn't the first contractor he's targeted....

 2022-05-20 11:30 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Monkeypox spreads in West, baffling African scientists...

LONDON (AP) — As more cases of monkeypox are detected in Europe and North America, some scientists who have monitored numerous outbreaks in Africa say they are baffled by the unusual disease's spread in the West....

 2022-05-20 11:30 

CNN

[ Politics ]

US intel skeptical Putin will be swayed by Russian public opinion over war in Ukraine...

US intelligence officials are skeptical that any change in Russian public opinion against the Kremlin's war in Ukraine -- even a dramatic one -- would have an effect in persuading Russian President Vladimir Putin to end the conflict, according to mult...

 2022-05-20 11:30 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Dunwoody whistleblower wins appeal to keep police certification...

A Dunwoody cop turned whistleblower who was fired for allegedly lying to his bosses and breaking department protocol will be able to keep his law enforcement certification....

 2022-05-20 11:29 

News4Jax WJXT

Monkeypox spreads in West, baffling African scientists...

As more cases of monkeypox are detected in Europe and North America, scientists who have monitored numerous outbreaks in Africa say they are baffled by the unusual disease's spread in the West....

 2022-05-20 11:25 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

UN rights chief to visit China next week, travel to Xinjiang...

GENEVA (AP) — The United Nations' top human rights official will visit China next week on a trip that will take her to the Xinjiang region, where rights groups and some Western governments allege the Chinese government is committing genocide and...

 2022-05-20 11:22 

WFXG

[ FOX 54 Augusta ]

Beaches in GA and SC named among the best in the US...

If you're longing to put some sand under your feet this travel season, you may not have to go too far from home to find some of the best destinations in the country....

 2022-05-20 11:21 

The Telegraph

[ Macon, GA ]

Coronavirus weekly need-to-know: long COVID, more free tests, booster shots for kids...

Each week, we offer you a roundup of noteworthy coronavirus coverage....

 2022-05-20 11:20 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Braves broadcasters will join fans in the stands for a game next week...

Make room in the bleachers for Braves broadcasters Chip Caray and Jeff Francoeur....

 2022-05-20 11:20 

News4Jax WJXT

'I think we're onto something here': Looking back at the Blue Angels' history...

As many locals know, the Navy's Blue Angels formed right here in Jacksonville in 1946....

 2022-05-20 11:19 

11alive.com

'Blade Runner' composer dies at 79...

Vangelis started playing the piano at age 4, although he got no formal training and claimed he never learned to read notes....

 2022-05-20 11:17 

11alive.com

GA tax refund check less than maximum amount? Here's the answer...

The amount of the bonus income tax refund you're receiving partly depends on how much in taxes you owed the state in 2020....

 2022-05-20 11:10 

CNN

[ US ]

Mass shooters are increasingly attacking 'soft targets' such as supermarkets. Experts say securing them will be difficult...

As authorities combat violent extremists who seek to carry out mass shootings in retail stores, experts say trying to secure thousands of such soft targets nationwide is almost impossible....

 2022-05-20 11:09 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

AJC Peachtree Road Race reopens registration...

If you didn't get a bib in the lottery, you're guaranteed one this time around...

 2022-05-20 11:08 

WAGA

[ FOX 5 Atlanta ]

Elon Musk faces sexual assault claim from SpaceX flight attendant; says he exposed himself during massage...

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk denied the sexual assault claim and called the story a...

 2022-05-20 11:05 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

FRIDAY'S WEATHER: Another 90-degree day likely as humidity remains high...

Atlanta is likely to record its second straight day in the 90s Friday as dry conditions and high humidity keep a firm grip on the region....

 2022-05-20 11:03 

News4Jax WJXT

Bill pushes feds to notify families of sick, dying inmates...

New legislation in the Senate requires the Justice Department to establish guidelines for the federal Bureau of Prisons and state correctional systems to notify the families of inmates if their loved one has a serious illness, a life-threatening injury or...

 2022-05-20 11:02 

Savannah Morning News

Chatham Recorder's Court candidate Richard Sanders talks alternative sentencing...

Bloomingdale Municipal Court judge Richard Sanders is one of three candidates running for Chatham County Recorder's Court judge....

 2022-05-20 11:02 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Chatham Recorder's Court candidate Richard Sanders talks alternative sentencing...

Editor's note: The Savannah Morning News spoke with the three candidates vying for an open seat on the Recorder's Court bench. They shared their platforms, reasons for running and what they would do from their vantage point to curb crime in Savann...

 2022-05-20 11:01 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Recorder's Court Candidate Joe Huffman wants to 'ensure equal justice under the law'...

Editor's note: The Savannah Morning News spoke with the three candidates vying for an open seat on the Recorder's Court bench. They shared their platforms, reasons for running and what they would do from their vantage point to curb crime in Savann...

 2022-05-20 11:01 

Savannah Morning News

Recorder's Court Candidate Joe Huffman wants to 'ensure equal justice under the law'...

Current Garden City municipal judge Joe Huffman is one of three candidates vying for the seat vacated by Chief Recorder's Court judge Tammy Stokes....

 2022-05-20 11:00 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Bill pushes feds to notify families of sick, dying inmates...

WASHINGTON (AP) — New legislation introduced in the Senate would require the Justice Department to establish guidelines for the federal Bureau of Prisons and state correctional systems to notify the families of incarcerated people if their loved one...

 2022-05-20 11:00 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Doraville mayor pro tem resigns due to move, other activist work...

A Doraville councilwoman recently announced she would resign because she's moving outside of the city and wants to focus on other activist work outside of politics....

 2022-05-20 11:00 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Capitol Recap: Kemp hands out big COVID-19 grants just before primary...

Eight days before the GOP primary, Gov. Brian Kemp dished out $415 million in federal COVID-19 relief funds to help businesses and nonprofits overcome the economic impact of the pandemic....

 2022-05-20 11:00 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

An Amtrak hub at the Gulch? Atlanta councilman wants to see it happen....

As construction continues at the swath of land known as the "Gulch" downtown, one Atlanta City Councilman is encouraging Amtrak and developers to consider building a train hub on the land downtown....

 2022-05-20 11:00 

The Telegraph

[ Macon, GA ]

Georgia man says he was doing 111 mph because he was being chased by 'my baby mama'...

A sheriff's deputy smelled alcohol on the man's breath and noticed three open cans of Michelob on the floorboard of his Honda Civic....

 2022-05-20 10:57 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Willou Smith, trailblazing Republican, dies at 82...

Willou Smith, trailblazing Republican, dies at 82...

 2022-05-20 10:53 

11alive.com

Biden starts Asia trip with global issues and tech on agenda...

The risk of Chinese aggression against Taiwan could affect global supply chains, including for computer chips needed in American electronics....

 2022-05-20 10:50 

CNN

6 surprising things about bees on World Bee Day...

In honor of World Bee Day on May 20, here are six surprising things you might not know about nature's hardest working pollinators....

 2022-05-20 10:48 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

The Jolt: Republicans running against Herschel warn: 'He can't win.'...

The Republicans running against Herschel Walker for U.S. Senate are crisscrossing the state this week, looking for every vote they can get and making a similar argument: Walker can't win in a November general election against Democrat Raphael Warnock....

 2022-05-20 10:37 

CNN

[ US ]

5 things to know for May 20: Ukraine, Abortion, Covid-19, January 6, Saudi Arabia...

Here's what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and On with Your Day....

 2022-05-20 10:34 

WFXG

[ FOX 54 Augusta ]

CDC urges Pfizer booster for children ages 5 to 11...

Kids ages 5 to 11 should get a booster dose of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine, advisers to the U.S. government said Thursday....

 2022-05-20 10:30 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

N Ireland party leader pans Pelosi's warning on Brexit terms...

LONDON (AP) — U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is facing criticism from the leader of Northern Ireland's biggest unionist party after saying Congress won't approve a trade deal with the U.K. if Britain scraps the agreement governing post-Brex...

 2022-05-20 10:30 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta begins to disburse $19 million in trash fees settlement...

Atlanta Mayor Andre Dickens' administration is beginning to disburse $19 million to more than 50,000 property owners as part of a settlement over improper waste fees, according to a spokeswoman for the attorneys who sued the city....

 2022-05-20 10:27 

News4Jax WJXT

N Ireland party leader pans Pelosi's warning on Brexit terms...

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is facing criticism from the leader of Northern Ireland's biggest unionist party after saying Congress won't approve a trade deal with the U.K. if Britain scraps the agreement governing post-Brexit trade on the Iris...

 2022-05-20 10:26 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

UN: 18 million facing severe hunger in West Africa's Sahel...

GENEVA (AP) — The U.N. is warning that 18 million people in Africa's Sahel region face severe hunger in the next three months, citing the impacts of Russia's war in Ukraine, the coronavirus pandemic, climate-induced shocks and rising costs....

 2022-05-20 10:23 

WAGA

[ FOX 5 Atlanta ]

Ryan Duke Trial: Jury continues deliberations in Tara Grinstead murder case...

The 12 men and women of the jury will continue their deliberations Friday in the trial of Ryan Duke for the murder of Georgia teacher Tara Grinstead....

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