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 2021-10-26 18:35 

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2-time WNBA executive of year Padover named Atlanta Dream GM...

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Dream have announced the hiring of Dan Padover as general manager and executive vice president of basketball operations, with former interim head coach Darius Taylor taking over as assistant GM....

 2021-10-26 18:35 

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Queen Elizabeth II won't attend climate conference in person...

LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II has canceled her planned appearance at the U.N. climate conference in Glasgow, accepting doctors' advice to rest just days after spending the night in a hospital for tests....

 2021-10-26 18:33 

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Readers write...

Late mail an example of Postal Service failures...

 2021-10-26 18:27 

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Coming off great week of training, Atlanta United ready for Miami...

Atlanta United had two of its best training sessions in the past few weeks in is preparation for Wednesday's pivotal MLS game against Miami at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, according to manager Gonzalo Pineda....

 2021-10-26 18:23 

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Supply scarce, prices high in Braves' public sale of World Series tickets...

Braves fans continued to scramble for tickets to World Series games at Truist Park, finding little availability and high prices when the team put an "extremely limited" number of seats on sale online to the general public Tuesday....

 2021-10-26 18:21 

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Facebook froze as anti-vaccine comments swarmed users...

When another Facebook researcher suggested disabling comments on vaccine posts in March until the platform could do a better job of tackling anti-vaccine messages lurking in them, that proposal was ignored....

 2021-10-26 18:20 

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'Dune' to get sequel, with theater-only release set for 2023...

"Dune" isn't done....

 2021-10-26 18:20 

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GOP election chief who rejects fraud claims named to fed job...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican secretary of state who challenged former President Donald Trump's false claims of election fraud in 2020 will lead the Biden administration's effort to protect future elections....

 2021-10-26 18:15 

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2 on trial for stabbing of elderly French Holocaust survivor...

PARIS (AP) — Two men went on trial in Paris on Tuesday accused of killing an 85-year-old French Holocaust survivor, who was stabbed to death in her Paris apartment in what prosecutors call an antisemitic attack....

 2021-10-26 18:10 

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Alpharetta salon owner advocates hope and love to those in crisis...

Peter Nunn tried to end his life when he was just 16....

 2021-10-26 18:09 

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Braves Report podcast: World Series Game 1 preview...

The Atlanta-Journal Constitution marks the start of the World Series with our first live podcast on Twitter Spaces. Our AJC sports team in Houston includes beat writer Gabe Burns, columnist Mark Bradley and staff writer Steve Hummer. They join Jay Black t...

 2021-10-26 18:05 

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The Latest: Right-hander Kyle Wright added to Braves' roster...

HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on Game 1 of the World Series (all times local):...

 2021-10-26 18:00 

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Lawyer: Guantanamo case should be put on hold at high court...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A lawyer for a Guantanamo Bay detainee says the Supreme Court should wait to decide a case involving his client until it's clear what the Biden administration will let the man say about his torture abroad by the CIA....

 2021-10-26 18:00 

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Mike Tomlin: idea he's a candidate for college jobs 'a joke'...

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Note to big-time college football programs looking for new coaches: Mike Tomlin isn't interested....

 2021-10-26 18:00 

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Georgia to challenge federal vaccine mandate in court this week...
 2021-10-26 17:55 

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Senators put YouTube, TikTok, Snap on defensive on kids' use...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senators put executives from YouTube, TikTok and Snapchat on the defensive Tuesday, questioning them about what they're doing to ensure young users' safety on their platforms....

 2021-10-26 17:54 

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Zaxby's CEO, who sold drum set to start Georgia chain, drops back...

Co-founder of Georgia-based chicken restaurant chain Zaxby's steps down as CEO, stays on as chairman....

 2021-10-26 17:41 

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Breast cancer patients using marijuana, not telling doctors, report shows...

In an effort to ease discomfort associated with breast cancer treatment, many patients are using marijuana — and most aren't telling their doctors....

 2021-10-26 17:36 

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Savannah's Olde Pink House is the most haunted spot in the U.S....

Yelp has released its list of the top haunted places around the country, and two Savannah spots made the top 25....

 2021-10-26 17:35 

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Contract talks to resume at Kellogg's amid cereal strike...

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Contract talks between the Kellogg Co. and its 1,400 striking cereal plant workers are set to resume next week....

 2021-10-26 17:35 

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Max Fried will start Game 2 of World Series for Braves...

Fried, 27, will make his eighth postseason start. He has a 3.78 ERA in three starts (16-2/3 innings) this postseason, most recently pitching in Game 5 of the National League Championship Series against the Dodgers....

 2021-10-26 17:26 

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Flooding, outages expected as big storm lashes US Northeast...

BOSTON (AP) — A powerful nor'easter began barreling up the U.S. Northeast coast Tuesday, with officials warning it could bring intense flooding, hurricane-force wind gusts and widespread power outages....

 2021-10-26 17:20 

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Biden heads to Virginia amid high-stakes governor's race...

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — President Joe Biden is heading across the Potomac River to campaign for Democrat Terry McAuliffe on Tuesday, in a tight and increasingly bitter Virginia governor's race that will test the durability of his popularity in a s...

 2021-10-26 17:20 

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UK monarch won't visit U.N. climate conference in person...

LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II has cancelled her planned engagement at the U.N. climate conference, accepting doctors' advice to rest, Buckingham Palace said Tuesday....

 2021-10-26 17:15 

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Meatpacker Tyson: Mandate led 96% of workers to get vaccine...

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Meatpacking giant Tyson Foods says more than 96% of its workers have been vaccinated ahead of the company's Nov. 1 deadline for them to do so....

 2021-10-26 17:15 

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Blackhawks to hold briefing on sexual assault investigation...

The Chicago Blackhawks are holding a briefing Tuesday to discuss the findings of an investigation into allegations that an assistant coach sexually assaulted a player in 2010....

 2021-10-26 17:11 

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Crime fears emerge in Johns Creek, Sandy Springs municipal elections...

Support for police and fears of rising crime have become dominant topics for candidates fighting to win office in two north Fulton cities. For several weeks, city council candidates in Johns Creek and Sandy Springs have pointed to Atlanta crime and protes...

 2021-10-26 17:10 

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Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene fined for flouting COVID mask rules in Congress...

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Georgia, doesn't want to obey the rules....

 2021-10-26 17:08 

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NLCS clincher was Braves' most-watched telecast in Atlanta in 16 years...

The Braves' pennant-clinching win in Game 6 of the National League Championship Series was the team's most-viewed telecast in the Atlanta TV market on any network in 16 years, according to figures provided by TBS, which televised the game....

 2021-10-26 17:00 

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

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

 2021-10-26 17:00 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 3 Midday' game...

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

 2021-10-26 16:56 

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UN chief: 'Leadership gap' undermines global climate efforts...

BERLIN (AP) — The head of the United Nations says a "leadership gap" is undermining the world's efforts to curb global warming, days before presidents and prime ministers from around the globe gather for a climate summit in Glasgow, Scot...

 2021-10-26 16:55 

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GA Lottery...

ATLANTA (AP) _ These Georgia lotteries were drawn Tuesday:...

 2021-10-26 16:55 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Georgia FIVE Midday' game...

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

 2021-10-26 16:44 

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Lawsuit: Jeffrey Epstein concealed sex crimes when he sold charter jet company to Cobb County man...

Deceased millionaire Jeffrey Epstein became infamous for an alleged pedophilia ring enabled by his fleet of private planes....

 2021-10-26 16:41 

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Braves announce World Series roster...

HOUSTON - The Braves announced their 26-man World Series roster ahead of Game 1 Tuesday against the Astros....

 2021-10-26 16:35 

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Georgia redistricting to diminish rural lawmakers, influence...

ATLANTA (AP) — Redistricting is like a game of musical chairs....

 2021-10-26 16:28 

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Common mistakes people make when enrolling in Medicare...

These errors can prove costly in penalties and extra payments...

 2021-10-26 16:15 

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Brazil senators to vote on urging charges for Bolsonaro...

BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — A Brazilian Senate committee will vote Tuesday on a report recommending President Jair Bolsonaro face a series of criminal indictments for actions that allegedly added to the world's second-highest COVID-19 death toll....

 2021-10-26 16:15 

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Indiana city offers stand-in 'grandparents' to new residents...

GREENSBURG, Ind. (AP) — A rural city in southeastern Indiana has piqued the interest of hundreds of families considering a move there after it offered stand-in "grandparents4; to babysit their children as part of an incentive program aimed at...

 2021-10-26 16:10 

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Mutual aid groups ponder future of community-based help...

More than a decade ago, Erin Barnes came across data that drove home the importance of grassroots, volunteer-led groups....

 2021-10-26 16:05 

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Former MLB manager Valentine runs for mayor in hometown...

STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — Former Major League Baseball manager and player Bobby Valentine scoffs at any suggestion he might be out of his league running for mayor in his hometown of Stamford, Connecticut's second-largest and fastest-growing city....

 2021-10-26 16:00 

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Bueckers, Boston, Clark headline AP preseason All-Americans...

Paige Bueckers made history as a freshman and is poised for an even better sophomore season....

 2021-10-26 15:55 

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Estonia plans new restrictions to avoid lockdown like Latvia...

HELSINKI (AP) — Estonia is considering new coronavirus restrictions on top of the ones that took effect a day ago but is seeking to avoid a general lockdown like the one neighboring Latvia has imposed to counter the rapid spread of the virus....

 2021-10-26 15:53 

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Status of Atlanta United's Sosa, Martinez to be determined...

Atlanta United midfielder Santiago Sosa's status for playing in Wednesday's key game against Miami won't be decided until later Tuesday....

 2021-10-26 15:50 

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After years of 'hiding,'' Klimt work is a star in Rome show...

ROME (AP) — Mystery still swirls around Gustav Klimt's "Portrait of a Lady" nearly a quarter-century after the painting was stolen from an Italian museum, only to turn up at the start of what would become the coronavirus pandemic....

 2021-10-26 15:42 

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15-year-old charged with murder in stabbing of McDonough student...

A 15-year-old has been charged with murder after a McDonough Middle School student was stabbed during a fight Saturday night, authorities said....

 2021-10-26 15:30 

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Disgruntled neighbor who killed 9 by arson gets life term...

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A man convicted of killing nine people in arson fires in his neighborhood was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison without parole for each death....

 2021-10-26 15:25 

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Billionaire tax runs into criticism; big Biden plan in flux...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democrats' idea for a new billionaires' tax to help pay for President Joe Biden's social services and climate change plan has quickly run into criticism as too cumbersome, with some lawmakers preferring the original...

 2021-10-26 15:20 

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Alligator crawls out of drain at Alabama apartment complex...

An Alabama apartment complex was paid a visit by an unusual guest as children were coming home from school Monday afternoon: An alligator that crawled out of a storm drain....

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