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 2021-10-25 21:45 

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Sonny Osborne, bluegrass banjoist behind 'Rocky Top,' dies...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Bluegrass musician and singer Sonny Osborne, whose fast banjo licks turned "Rocky Top" into a hit with The Osborne Brothers, has died. He was 84....

 2021-10-25 21:45 

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Georgia cases featured on true-crime shows...

A list of Georgia murder and crime cases that are featured in true-crime podcasts, and which episodes discuss them....

 2021-10-25 21:44 

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Everything you need to know about the world today in 80 seconds...

A look at the top national and global stories for Monday, Oct. 25, 2021....

 2021-10-25 21:44 

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Braves have five Silver Slugger finalists...

HOUSTON Five Braves were announced as National League Silver Slugger finalists Monday afternoon....

 2021-10-25 21:43 

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Truist Park: Your guide to stress-free parking for a Braves game...

SunTrust Park has several parking lots and decks for Atlanta Braves games in Cobb County. Fans can purchase Braves single-game and season parking passes....

 2021-10-25 21:40 

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Jill Biden: Cancer 'touches every American family'...

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — First lady Jill Biden on Monday toured a cancer center in the state that played a pivotal role in her husband's victory in the 2020 Democratic nominating process, telling South Carolinians that cancer "touches every A...

 2021-10-25 21:36 

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Hurricane Rick weakens to tropical depression over Mexico...

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A compact Hurricane Rick roared ashore along Mexico's southern Pacific coast early Monday with 105 mph (165 kph) winds and heavy rain amid warnings of potential flash floods in the coastal mountains....

 2021-10-25 21:30 

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Georgia stun-gun jurors go home without reaching verdict...

SANDERSVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Jurors who had been urged to continue trying to reach a unanimous decision went home Monday without reaching a verdict in the trial of three former Georgia sheriff's deputies accused of murdering a man by shocking him wi...

 2021-10-25 21:30 

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Union vote at Amazon's NY warehouse big step closer...

NEW YORK (AP) — The National Labor Relations Board said there was enough interest to form a union at an Amazon distribution center in New York, after union organizers on Monday delivered hundreds of signatures to the agency — a key step in aut...

 2021-10-25 21:29 

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BREAKING: Police confirm 6 injured in shooting at Idaho mall...

Six people, including a police officer, have been injured after a shooting Monday at an Idaho shopping mall, according to the Boise Police Department....

 2021-10-25 21:27 

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5 keys for Braves to defeat Astros in World Series...

The Braves are in the World Series for the first time since 1999. They'll face the Astros beginning Tuesday at Minute Maid Park....

 2021-10-25 21:20 

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Missouri tornado confirmed as storms swept into Illinois...

FREDERICKTOWN, Mo. (AP) — The National Weather Service has confirmed a strong tornado that thrashed the southeastern Missouri city of Fredericktown as strong storms that swept the state and moved into Illinois overnight damaged buildings and knocked...

 2021-10-25 21:10 

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Texas governor approves state voting maps redrawn by GOP...

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Monday signed redrawn voting maps that pave a safer path for the GOP's slipping majority, leaving opponents hoping courts will block the newly gerrymandered districts before they can be u...

 2021-10-25 21:04 

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Georgia Tech-Miami kickoff, TV assignment announced...

Georgia Tech will play its Nov. 6 game at Miami at 12:30 p.m., with the game to be broadcast on regional sports networks, including Bally Sports South or Southeast in Atlanta. The ACC made the announcement Monday....

 2021-10-25 21:00 

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Treasury claims rental assistance helped stop eviction wave...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of households receiving emergency rental assistance has increased steadily in recent months, with no major increase in people being turned out of their homes despite the expiration of the federal eviction moratorium, the...

 2021-10-25 21:00 

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Attorney: Laundrie family won't hold funeral, plans to cremate remains...

A funeral will not be held for Brian Laundrie, whose remains were found in a Florida reserve last week, an attorney for his family said....

 2021-10-25 20:51 

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Georgia Tech's Jude Kelley named ACC specialist of the week...

Georgia Tech kicker Jude Kelley was named ACC specialist of the week for his two successful onside kicks in the final two minutes of the Yellow Jackets' 48-40 loss at Virginia on Saturday....

 2021-10-25 20:50 

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Judge to sentence neo-Nazi group members under terrorism law...

GREENBELT, Md. (AP) — Two neo-Nazi group members intended to engage in terrorist activity before FBI agents arrested them ahead of a pro-gun rally in Virginia, a federal judge concluded Monday....

 2021-10-25 20:50 

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EXPLAINER: What's a 'wealth tax' and how would it work?...

To help pay for his big economic and social agenda, President Joe Biden is looking to go where the big money is: billionaires....

 2021-10-25 20:47 

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Where to eat and drink at The Battery Atlanta at Truist Park...

List of restaurants and best places to eat at The Battery Atlanta at Truist Park, the new Atlanta Braves stadium. The Battery, the entertainment complex attached to the park, offers up spots to throw back a cold beer, down a gourmet sausage or chow down o...

 2021-10-25 20:45 

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Officials say 18 villagers shot dead at mosque in Nigeria...

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — At least 18 worshippers were killed by gunmen who attacked a mosque in northern Nigeria during early morning prayers Monday, local authorities and police told The Associated Press....

 2021-10-25 20:44 

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Officials: Iran behind drone attack on U.S. base in Syria...

U.S. officials say they believe Iran was behind the drone attack last week at the military outpost in southern Syria where American troops are based....

 2021-10-25 20:40 

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Turkey's Erdogan lifts threat to expel Western ambassadors...

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan late Monday stepped back from a threat to expel the ambassadors of 10 Western nations over their support for a jailed activist, defusing a potential diplomatic crisis....

 2021-10-25 20:40 

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Georgia hits 50 percent vaccination, still trails US average...

ATLANTA (AP) — Half of all Georgia residents are now fully vaccinated against COVID-19 — a figure that still trails the national average....

 2021-10-25 20:40 

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US condemns Sudan coup, suspends $700 million in aid...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration on Monday suspended $700 million in financial assistance to Sudan following a coup in the African nation that U.S. officials roundly condemned....

 2021-10-25 20:30 

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Packers place Adams on COVID-19 list; Barry tests positive...

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers likely will have to face the unbeaten Arizona Cardinals without 2020 All-Pro receiver Davante Adams and defensive coordinator Joe Barry....

 2021-10-25 20:28 

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Celebrate Halloween at these metro Atlanta restaurants and bars...

Where to celebrate Halloween in metro Atlanta 2021....

 2021-10-25 20:26 

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Facebook profits rise amid Facebook Papers findings...

LONDON (AP) — Amid fallout from the Facebook Papers showing it failed to address the harms its social network has created around the world, Facebook on Monday reported higher profit for the latest quarter, buoyed by strong advertising revenue....

 2021-10-25 20:25 

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Georgia shipwreck's last giant chunk removed from water...

The final giant chunk of an overturned cargo ship was removed from waters along the coast of Georgia on Monday, almost a year after demolition began on the wreck that tipped over with 4,200 automobiles in its cargo decks....

 2021-10-25 20:20 

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Officials: Iran behind drone attack on US base in Syria...

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. officials say they believe Iran was behind the drone attack last week at the military outpost in southern Syria where American troops are based....

 2021-10-25 20:15 

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Treasury Department names first counselor for racial equity...

NEW YORK (AP) — The Treasury Department has hired a former JPMorgan Chase executive to head a new government program aimed at combatting racial inequality issues in banking and other financial-services industries....

 2021-10-25 20:10 

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Timme, Juzang, Cockburn headline AP preseason All-Americans...

Drew Timme could have left for the NBA after leading Gonzaga into last season's national title game. He likely would have been drafted and gone on to have a solid career....

 2021-10-25 19:56 

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Gainesville woman arrested, accused of fatally shooting man...

A Gainesville woman charged with murder in a man's shooting death Sunday is in jail, police said....

 2021-10-25 19:55 

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Georgia shipwreck's last giant chunk removed from water...

BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — The final giant chunk of an overturned cargo ship was removed from waters along the coast of Georgia on Monday, almost a year after demolition began on the wreck that tipped over with 4,200 automobiles in its cargo decks....

 2021-10-25 19:55 

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Billionaire tax takes shape as Biden pushes for budget deal...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats are working frantically to shore up the revenue side of President Joe Biden's domestic package, poised to unveil a new billionaires' tax to help pay for his social services and climate change plan after earlier ta...

 2021-10-25 19:54 

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World Series Preview Edition...
 2021-10-25 19:52 

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National NAACP slams Atlanta chapter's 'rare repudiation' of Kasim Reed...

The NAACP's national leadership has told the Atlanta branch of the organization to "immediately cease-and-desist from making remarks repudiating Atlanta mayoral candidate Kasim Reed."...

 2021-10-25 19:50 

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UN: Greenhouse gas levels hit a new record, cuts fall short...

GENEVA (AP) — Greenhouse gas concentrations hit a new record high last year and increased at a faster rate than the annual average for the last decade despite a temporary reduction during pandemic lockdowns, the World Meteorological Organization sai...

 2021-10-25 19:44 

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Kids, teens across metro Atlanta among 2021 shooting deaths...

A 14-year-old Cobb County boy was killed following a house party. A 16-year-old died when and a 19-year-old exchanged shots inside a car in Forest Park....

 2021-10-25 19:39 

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This year's Thanksgiving feast will wallop the wallet...

Thanksgiving 2021 is shaping up to be the most expensive meal in the history of the holiday....

 2021-10-25 19:35 

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COVID cases falling, but trouble signs arise as winter looms...

Tumbling COVID-19 case counts have some schools around the U.S. considering relaxing their mask rules, but deaths nationally have been ticking up over the past few weeks, some rural hospitals are showing signs of strain, and cold weather is setting in....

 2021-10-25 19:27 

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Book review: Captivating 'Monster in the Middle' puts the real in romance...

We may think we act independently when we choose our romantic partners, but Tiphanie Yanique asserts in her stunning new novel, "Monster in the Middle," that whom we love is determined by those who came before us and whom they loved....

 2021-10-25 19:20 

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2 teens fatally shot while breaking into North Carolina home, police say...

Two teenagers were shot to death after forcing their way into a North Carolina home, officials said....

 2021-10-25 19:15 

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Group asks NLRB to OK union vote at Amazon's NY warehouse...

NEW YORK (AP) — Union organizers at an Amazon distribution center in New York formally asked federal labor officials on Monday to authorize a vote that could establish the first union at the nation's largest online retailer....

 2021-10-25 19:15 

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The Latest: US suspends $700 million in aid after Sudan coup...

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration is suspending $700 million in emergency assistance to Sudan following a coup in the African nation....

 2021-10-25 19:13 

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Falcons sign cornerback to practice squad...

With injuries to their top three cornerbacks, the Falcons signed cornerback Luther Kirk to the practice squad on Monday, Falcons coach Arthur Smith said....

 2021-10-25 19:10 

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Stocks tick further into record heights on Wall Street...

NEW YORK (AP) — Wall Street is ticking further into record heights on Monday, as a better-than-expected profit reporting season gets into higher gear....

 2021-10-25 19:09 

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'It's sacred ground.' Ahmaud Arbery's loved ones visit site of his death amid court proceedings...

Glynn County - Marcus Arbery disembarked from the Prevost charter bus, his feet crunching onto the sparkling pavement of Satilla Drive. The Satilla Shores neighborhood outside coastal Brunswick was quiet when the three-bus caravan arrived after a 10-minut...

 2021-10-25 19:04 

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Appeals court hears claims of jury bias at 'El Chapo' trial...

An appeals court should overturn the U.S. conspiracy conviction of notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman because of claims that his anonymous jury flouted warnings to avoid media accounts of the case, a lawyer for Guzman urged a th...

 2021-10-25 19:03 

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Can Falcons parlay gritty wins into a profit...

FLOWERY BRANCH The Falcons are six games into the first 17-game NFL schedule and are not looking out of the corner of their eyes at the 2022 draft class or talking about draft positioning like the past two seasons....

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