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 2021-10-15 19:55 

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US, allies step up pressure on Iran to return to nuke talks...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and its closest partners are stepping up pressure on Iran to return to stalled nuclear negotiations, warning that it will face greater international isolation, new economic penalties and possibly military action i...

 2021-10-15 19:54 

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Astronaut shares photos of Hurricane Florence from space station...

Flight engineer Ricky Arnold shared stunning photographs of Hurricane Florence, having captured the massive Category 4 storm as the International Space Station passed 250 miles overhead Monday morning....

 2021-10-15 19:45 

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Biden reassures progressives on cuts to spending bill...

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — President Joe Biden said Friday that although he expects his social safety net and climate spending package to shrink, "we're going to come back and get the rest" after it's passed, a seeming effort to assuage ...

 2021-10-15 19:45 

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Trump's not going away — and neither is investigator Schiff...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly a year out of the White House, Donald Trump continues to circle the Republican Party, commanding attention and influence as he ponders another run for the presidency....

 2021-10-15 19:40 

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Ski racer Shiffrin eyes 5-event Olympics after 3 last time...

First things first for Mikaela Shiffrin: She is certain she wants to participate in every individual women's Alpine ski race at the Beijing Olympics....

 2021-10-15 19:36 

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Police look to ID teen killed in SW Atlanta gunbattle...

Authorities are asking the public for help identifying a teenager who was killed last weekend during a gunbattle in a southwest Atlanta subdivision....

 2021-10-15 19:35 

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Bill Clinton recovering from urological infection, aide says...

ORANGE, Calif. (AP) — Bill Clinton was said to be recovering from a urological infection Friday, and an aide to the former president said that Clinton was in an intensive care section of the hospital, though not receiving "ICU care."...

 2021-10-15 19:35 

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'There's diversity within the Black diaspora:' Afro Latinos in Atlanta speak up...

Afro-Latino community leaders in Atlanta gathered to discuss prejudice they face in both the Hispanic and Black communities....

 2021-10-15 19:25 

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Stearns says Brewers don't know cause of Yelich's struggles...

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers president of baseball operations David Stearns says nobody has been able to figure out the cause of Christian Yelich's hitting struggles over the past couple of seasons....

 2021-10-15 19:25 

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The Latest: Court rejects challenge to Maine shot mandate...

PORTLAND, Maine — A federal appeals court has denied an emergency request to stop a COVID-19 vaccine mandate from going into effect in Maine....

 2021-10-15 19:20 

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Judge firms up trial date for Smollett, won't dismiss case...

CHICAGO (AP) — A judge on Friday denied a last-ditch effort to dismiss a criminal case against actor Jussie Smollett, who is accused of lying to police when he reported that he was the victim of a racist, anti-gay attack in downtown Chicago in Janua...

 2021-10-15 19:17 

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What regular-season meetings tell us (or not) about Braves-Dodgers NLCS...

When the teams met for the first time this season in early June, the Braves had Ronald Acuna in right field, and the Dodgers had Clayton Kershaw and Trevor Bauer but not Max Scherzer in their starting pitching rotation....

 2021-10-15 19:16 

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Lawyer: Murdaugh knows he'll go to prison for stealing money...

The attorney for prominent South Carolina lawyer Alex Murdaugh, who discovered his wife and son dead at their home this summer, said Murdaugh is resigned that he will serve time in prison for stealing millions of dollars....

 2021-10-15 19:15 

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The Latest: Nebraska won't pursue docs over off-label drugs...

OMAHA, Neb. — Nebraska's attorney general said Friday that he won't seek disciplinary action against doctors who prescribe controversial, off-label drugs to treat and prevent coronavirus infections as long as they get informed consent from p...

 2021-10-15 19:15 

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Bully Boy reopens on the Beltline and more dining news from the week...

Bully Boy reopens on the Eastside Beltline in Atlanta and more metro Atlanta restaurant news....

 2021-10-15 19:13 

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Max Fried will start Game 1 of NLCS for Braves...

Left-hander Max Fried will start Game 1 of the National League Championship Series against the Dodgers, the Braves announced Friday. Game 1 will be Saturday at Truist Park....

 2021-10-15 18:57 

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Cindy Crawford participates in cooking demonstration with Chef Ford Fry...

Local restaurateur and chef Ford Fry teamed up with none other than Cindy Crawford for a special cooking demonstration....

 2021-10-15 18:55 

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Lawyer: 'Preposterous' to blame Afghan man in US war deaths...

NEW YORK (AP) — The lawyer for an Afghan man awaiting trial in Manhattan federal court on charges that he commanded the Taliban fighters responsible in the killing of three American soldiers said Friday it was "preposterous...

 2021-10-15 18:54 

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Dollywood's Harvest Festival has something for everyone...

Through October, you can enjoy rides, pumpkins and food made just for the season...

 2021-10-15 18:53 

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Nursing schools see applications rise, despite COVID burnout...

Educators say young people see the global emergency as an opportunity and a challenge...

 2021-10-15 18:49 

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Beer Pick: StillFire in Suwanee celebrates second anniversary and GABF medal...

You can try several of StillFire Brewing's award-winning beers, including Kilt Chamberlin Scotch Ale, which won a Bronze Medal at the 2021 Great American Beer Festival....

 2021-10-15 18:49 

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Georgia-Kentucky: TV, online, radio information...

Saturday marks only the sixth time for Georgia and Kentucky to meet in football with each team ranked in the Associated Press poll. (Georgia is No. 1 and Kentucky No. 11.)...

 2021-10-15 18:35 

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Cities, police unions clash as vaccine mandates take effect...

Police departments around the U.S. that are requiring officers to get vaccinated against COVID-19 are running up against pockets of resistance that some fear could leave law enforcement shorthanded and undermine public safety....

 2021-10-15 18:35 

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Missouri governor urged to appoint cybersecurity panel...

Three months after creation of a commission to identify cybersecurity risks in state government, Missouri Gov. Mike Parson has yet to appoint any members. A state lawmaker said Friday that vulnerabilities exposed on a state website prove the need for just...

 2021-10-15 18:30 

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China crackdown on Apple store hits holy book apps, Audible...

Amazon's audiobook service Audible and phone apps for reading the holy books of Islam and Christianity have disappeared from the Apple store in mainland China, in the latest examples of the country's tightening rules for internet firms....

 2021-10-15 18:30 

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Correction: Dominion Worker-Defamation Suit story...

DENVER (AP) — In a story published October 14, 2021, about a defamation lawsuit, The Associated Press erroneously reported the name of Joseph Oltmann's attorney. The attorney is Ingrid DeFranco, not Andrew DeFranco....

 2021-10-15 18:25 

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FDA panel endorses booster shot for J&J COVID-19 vaccine...

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. health advisers endorsed a booster of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine Friday, citing growing worry that Americans who got the single-dose shot aren't as protected as those given two-dose brands....

 2021-10-15 18:16 

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How a Texas ban on most abortions unfolded, and what's next...

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Since early September, Texas has banned most abortions under a new law that has created the biggest curb to abortion in the U.S. in nearly 50 years....

 2021-10-15 18:15 

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The Latest: Minnesota calls in Guard to help at hospitals...

ROBBINSDALE, Minn. -- Gov. Tim Walz said Friday he'll use the Minnesota National Guard to help alleviate staffing shortages at hospitals and care facilities that are struggling to cope with the surge in COVID-19 cases among unvaccinated Minnesotans....

 2021-10-15 18:01 

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South Carolina awards Staley 7-year, $22.4 million contrat...

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Dawn Staley and South Carolina have agreed to a new, seven-year contract that will pay her $2.9 million this season and grow to $3.5 million in the final season....

 2021-10-15 18:00 

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Teachers told to offer books with 'opposing' Holocaust views...

SOUTHLAKE, Texas (AP) — A Texas school district administrator told teachers that if they have books about the Holocaust in their classrooms, they should also have books that offer "opposing" or "other" viewpoints on the subject....

 2021-10-15 17:55 

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Czech PM Babis heading for opposition after losing election...

PRAGUE (AP) — Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis said he wouldn't accept an offer to try to create a new government after his centrist ANO political movement narrowly lost in the parliamentary election last week and was ready to end up in opposit...

 2021-10-15 17:52 

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BREAKING: FDA panel endorses booster shot for J&J COVID-19 vaccine...

A panel of U.S. health advisers endorsed booster doses of Johnson & Johnson's single-shot COVID-19 vaccine Friday, saying they should be offered at least two months after immunization....

 2021-10-15 17:52 

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No. 1 Georgia suddenly at center of college football universe...

ATHENS Welcome back to the University of Georgia, the center of the college football universe....

 2021-10-15 17:51 

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UK counterterror officers lead probe in lawmaker's slaying...

LEIGH-ON-SEA, England (AP) — A long-serving member of Parliament was stabbed to death Friday during a meeting with constituents at a church in England, an attack that united Britain's fractious politicians in shock and sorrow. A 25-year-old man ...

 2021-10-15 17:40 

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Prosecutors: Capitol cop told Jan.6 rioter to hide evidence...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. Capitol Police officer has been indicted on obstruction of justice charges after prosecutors say he helped to hide evidence of a rioter's involvement in the Jan. 6 insurrection....

 2021-10-15 17:40 

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Elliott eases into Texas following NASCAR-ordered cease fire...

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — It only took about a day after Chase Elliott wished Kevin Harvick...

 2021-10-15 17:38 

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DOJ will ask Supreme Court to halt Texas abortion law...

The Biden administration said Friday it will turn next to the U.S. Supreme Court in another attempt to halt a Texas law that has banned most abortions since September....

 2021-10-15 17:35 

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Cyberattack disrupts services at Ecuador's largest bank...

QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Customers of Ecuador's largest bank continued to experience service disruptions on Friday following a cyberattack on the institution several days earlier....

 2021-10-15 17:30 

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Air Force general is second woman to lead a top US command...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Air Force Gen. Jacqueline Van Ovost on Friday became only the second woman to lead one of the Pentagon's 11 so-called combatant commands, the multi-service organizations that spearhead U.S. military operations around the world....

 2021-10-15 17:27 

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Avoid these bad habits if you're over 50...

Eat This, Not That spoke to experts about what they say people over 50 should avoid. Here are a few of them....

 2021-10-15 17:27 

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Know of an elevator overdue for inspection? Tell us...

Is the elevator in your building overdue for an inspection? We'd like to hear from you so we can write more newsworthy stories like this one. We'll keep your information confidential, and we won't publish anything you send without contacting y...

 2021-10-15 17:24 

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Week 9 High School football scoreboard...

Check back later tonight for complete results from Week 9 of the high school football season in Georgia....

 2021-10-15 17:20 

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Take a trip to Asheville for a fall getaway not too far from Atlanta...

Travel + Leisure rounded up the 10 best fall vacations for leaf peeing and smaller crowds. While the choices span the contiguous U.S., the first spot on the list isn't too far from Atlanta....

 2021-10-15 17:11 

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Podcast: Herschel Walker's swastika problem, Trump's stop the vote campaign...

Listen and subscribe to our podcast at Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher or Spotify....

 2021-10-15 17:05 

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Jan. 6 panel moving swiftly as it sets Bannon contempt vote...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A congressional committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection has moved aggressively against close Trump adviser Steve Bannon, swiftly scheduling a vote to recommend criminal contempt charges against the former White Hous...

 2021-10-15 17:03 

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Nike executive reveals he shot and killed rival gang member decades ago...

It's a secret that Larry Miller, the chairman of the Nike's Jordan brand and former president the Portland Trail Blazers, had held inside for more than 56 years....

 2021-10-15 17:03 

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UGA's first Black grad tells her trailblazing story with autobiography...

Mary Frances Early's life has the arc of a compelling novel....

 2021-10-15 17:01 

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Zoo Atlanta mourns the loss of its oldest giraffe...

Zoo Atlanta shared Friday that their oldest giraffe has died....

 2021-10-15 17:00 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 4 Midday' game...

ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's...

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