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 2021-09-15 12:51 

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4 will circle Earth on first all-civilian SpaceX flight...

For the first time in 60 years of human spaceflight, a rocket is poised to blast into orbit with no professional astronauts on board, only four tourists....

 2021-09-15 12:45 

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Wu advances in Boston mayor race; opponent too early to call...

BOSTON (AP) — For the first time in 200 years, Boston voters have narrowed the field of mayoral candidates to two women of color who will face off against each other in November....

 2021-09-15 12:40 

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Bodies of 2 fishermen recovered from pond after they drowned...

MONTICELLO, Ga. (AP) — Search crews have found the bodies of two fishermen who went missing in a Middle Georgia pond....

 2021-09-15 12:34 

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Cookbook review: A guide to better sipping — without the snobbery...

Kate Leahy's aim with her new cookbook,...

 2021-09-15 12:32 

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Rival Koreas test missiles hours apart, raising tensions...

North and South Korea tested ballistic missiles hours apart in a display of military might that is sure to exacerbate tensions between the rivals....

 2021-09-15 12:26 

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Nicholas crawls into Louisiana from Texas, dumping rain...

POINTE-AUX-CHENES, La. (AP) — Nicholas weakened to a tropical depression as it crawled from Texas into southern Louisiana on Wednesday, unleashing heavy rain across a landscape where Hurricane Ida destroyed thousands of rooftops now covered with fli...

 2021-09-15 12:23 

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Who won 'Lego Masters' season two?...

The Newnan brothers Steven and Mark Erickson were strong competitors from day one so their...

 2021-09-15 12:21 

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Taiwan drills military as concerns over China grow...

JIADONG, Taiwan (AP) — The F-16 screeched across the sky Wednesday before landing on a highway cut through pineapple fields in southwestern Taiwan to refuel quickly and take off again....

 2021-09-15 12:11 

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2015 Paris attacks suspect: Deaths of 130 'nothing personal'...

PARIS (AP) — The key defendant in the 2015 Paris attacks trial said Wednesday that the Islamic State network which struck the city was attacking France, and that the deaths of 130 people was "nothing personal."...

 2021-09-15 12:09 

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The Jolt: Mike Collins, Ga. GOP candidate, to headline "Justice for Jan. 6th" rally at U.S. Capitol...

U.S. Capitol Police are on heightened alert ahead of a rally planned this weekend in Washington to support people imprisoned and charged with participating in the Jan. 6 Capitol attack....

 2021-09-15 12:05 

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UK's Johnson to shake up Cabinet, eyeing pandemic recovery...

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will shake up his Cabinet on Wednesday, attempting to move on from a series of political missteps and U-turns....

 2021-09-15 12:05 

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Biden: Nearly 3M get health coverage during COVID-19 sign-up...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden announced Wednesday that 2.8 million consumers took advantage of a special six-month period to sign up for private health insurance coverage made more affordable by his COVID-19 relief law....

 2021-09-15 12:00 

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EU chief turns to Paralympian Vio to inspire Europe's youth...

BRUSSELS (AP) — When European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen was at a loss for words to capture the soul of the European Union and its future, Bebe Vio was there to help the EU's top official at the end of her State of the Union addre...

 2021-09-15 12:00 

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The Bow Tie Chronicles: Who's going to block Vita Vea?...

In the 282nd episode of the Bow Tie Chronicles podcast, host D. Orlando Ledbetter breaks down how the Falcons are going to block Tampa Bay' behemoth defensive tackle Vita Vea (347 pounds) when the teams open play in the NFC South at 4:05 p.m. Sunday a...

 2021-09-15 12:00 

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Georgia Tech keeping quiet on starting quarterback...

Georgia Tech offensive coordinator Dave Patenaude said Tuesday that he knows who will be the starting quarterback for the Yellow Jackets against No. 6 Clemson on Saturday, as do the quarterbacks and coach Geoff Collins....

 2021-09-15 12:00 

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Missed field goals cranks up kicking competition for Georgia...

ATHENS Georgia has a kicking problem....

 2021-09-15 12:00 

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Maxwell playoff projections heading into Week 5...

While the Maxwell Ratings reflect each team's strength, the simulation highlights the impact of the season's structure as defined by the games, region alignments, and playoff brackets....

 2021-09-15 11:43 

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Nicholas crawls into Louisiana from Texas, dumping rain...

Nicholas weakened to a tropical depression as it crawled from Texas into southern Louisiana on Wednesday, unleashing heavy rain across a landscape where Hurricane Ida destroyed thousands of rooftops now covered with flimsy tarps....

 2021-09-15 11:40 

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How well do you know Atlanta's historically black neighborhoods?...

Things to know about historic Black neighborhoods in Atlanta: After Atlanta's incorporation in 1847, the city five wards included black settlements, including Diamond Hill, Summerhill and a shanty town called Shermantown, named after Gen. William T. S...

 2021-09-15 11:39 

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Atlanta and black wealth: Success for many, but not for all...

More African Americans are now enjoying greater financial success through entrepreneurship, real estate acquisitions, climbing the corporate ladder or working multiple jobs....

 2021-09-15 11:35 

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UN urges moratorium on use of AI that imperils human rights...

GENEVA (AP) — The U.N. human rights chief is calling for a moratorium on the use of artificial intelligence technology that poses a serious risk to human rights, including face-scanning systems that track people in public spaces....

 2021-09-15 11:31 

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Police: Lawyer arranged his own death in $10 million life insurance scheme...

A South Carolina man has been arrested in the Sept. 4 shooting of prominent lawyer Alex Murdaugh, whose wife and son were found murdered more than three months ago, according to police....

 2021-09-15 11:30 

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California Gov. Newsom crushes Republican-led recall effort...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Despite warnings the race would be close, California Gov. Gavin Newsom decisively defeated efforts to kick him out of office, a win the Democrat cast as an endorsement of his handling of the coronavirus pandemic and his par...

 2021-09-15 11:30 

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Hunter tops first Player of the Year Watch list...

With the regular season one-third complete, here are the five players and a few extras that GHSF Daily projects will have the most attractive Player of the Year resumes in December. Unlike all-state teams, which reflect individual talents alone, the POY W...

 2021-09-15 11:20 

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Post-monsoon fever outbreak kills over 100 in Indian state...

LUCKNOW, India (AP) — Infections following monsoon rains have led to a fever outbreak in India's northern Uttar Pradesh state, killing at least 114 people in the past three weeks, health officials said Wednesday....

 2021-09-15 11:20 

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California Gov. Gavin Newsom beats back GOP-led recall...

California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Tuesday emphatically defeated a recall aimed at kicking him out of office early, a contest the Democrat framed as part of a national battle for his party's values in the face of the coronavirus pandemic and continued th...

 2021-09-15 11:15 

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4 Questions with Milton head coach Adam Clack...

Today's interviewee is Milton coach Adam Clack, whose team defeated USA Today's No. 12 team, St. Joseph's Prep, 28-21 on Saturday in Philadelphia. St. Joseph's had won 18 consecutive games and is the three-time defending champion of Pennsy...

 2021-09-15 11:15 

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Jorge Soler, Adam Duvall tied for longest active hitting streaks in National League...

Braves sluggers Jorge Soler and Adam Duvall extended their career-best 11-game hitting streaks in Tuesday's loss to the Rockies. Both have the longest active runs in the National League....

 2021-09-15 11:10 

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Iran resumes commercial flights to Afghanistan...

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran Wednesday resumed commercial flights to Afghanistan that had been halted after the Taliban assumed power, news agencies reported....

 2021-09-15 11:00 

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Algerian journalist, others detained in growing crackdown...

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algerian authorities arrested a prominent journalist and a Berber linguist this week as part of what appears to be a growing crackdown on dissent in the Kabylie region....

 2021-09-15 11:00 

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List: Private-school enrollment numbers...

These are the enrollment numbers used to classify GHSA private schools in 2020. Nine of the GHSA's largest private schools (marked with an asterisk) are proposing a reclassification that would shift Greater Atlanta Christian of Class 3A and Lovett and...

 2021-09-15 10:55 

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Riverside luxury apartments, townhomes coming to Cobb County...

Denver-headquartered Simpson Housing, Atlanta mixed-use real estate development group Novare Group and Cobb County real estate agency Batson-Cook Development Co. have teamed on a 325-unit luxury apartment and condominium complex in Cobb....

 2021-09-15 10:55 

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Serb unity day triggers worries across the Balkans...

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia kicked off a new national holiday on Wednesday with a display of military power and calls for all Serbs in the Balkans to unite under one flag, triggering unease among its neighbors decades after similar calls led to t...

 2021-09-15 10:55 

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Two mixed-use developments slated near downtown Sugar Hill...

Developers continue to show an interest in bringing new mixed-use projects with upscale homes and new businesses to Sugar Hill....

 2021-09-15 10:41 

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Frights, festivals and a fair: 16 things to do this weekend in metro Atlanta...

Looking for something to do this weekend in metro Atlanta? Here are 16 things you can do....

 2021-09-15 10:40 

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In search of more development, Roswell adjusts rules for builders...

During a discussion about changes to the development code, which is a guide to future development inside the city, councilmember Marcelo Zapata traded exchanges with Mayor Lori Henry about a 2017 project that wasn't built as originally planned....

 2021-09-15 10:30 

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Sidelined by rivals, Germany's far-right AfD bides time...

BERLIN (AP) — Migration is a side issue in this year's German election campaign, but that hasn't stopped the country's biggest far-right party from trying to play it up....

 2021-09-15 10:30 

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Cobb school board meeting postponed for Yom Kippur...

Thursday's monthly meeting was postponed to Sept. 23....

 2021-09-15 10:30 

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Brookhaven touts success of summer block party with 34K attendees...

Brookhaven will likely make a large annual music festival a recurring event after the Cherry Blossom Summer Block Party attracted roughly 34,000 people....

 2021-09-15 10:27 

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Rare cars coming to Peachtree Corners Festival...

A selection of some of the coolest and most desirable cars around town will be part of a preview of the Georgia Concours d'Elegance on Sunday. The preview is part of the 10th Annual Peachtree Corners Festival....

 2021-09-15 10:25 

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Rival Koreas test missiles hours apart, raising tensions...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North and South Korea tested ballistic missiles hours apart Wednesday in a display of military might that is sure to exacerbate tensions between the rivals at a time when talks aimed at stripping the North of its nuclear pr...

 2021-09-15 10:24 

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Cobb County's vaccinated employees get more paid leave to combat COVID-19...

Vaccinated Cobb County workers will soon be eligible for more paid leave than unvaccinated workers in a move the county hopes will protect employees from COVID-19 and cut down on overtime from pandemic-related absences....

 2021-09-15 10:22 

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WEDNESDAY'S WEATHER-TRAFFIC: Moisture from Nicholas to increase rain chances...

North Georgia could turn pretty soggy Wednesday as the remnants of Tropical Storm Nicholas send rain and tropical moisture this way....

 2021-09-15 10:20 

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Leader says Poland wants to be in EU, but remain sovereign...

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's most powerful politician says the country's future is in the European Union and that there will be "no Polexit," but that Poland at the same time wishes to remain a sovereign country....

 2021-09-15 10:15 

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Latest: WHO reports big drop in new coronavirus infections...

GENEVA — The World Health Organization said there were about 4 million coronavirus cases reported globally last week, marking the first major drop in new infections in more than two months. In recent weeks, there have been about 4.4 million new COVI...

 2021-09-15 10:00 

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Repotting a pineapple is an easy task...

Walter Reeves answers Atlanta-area lawn and garden questions, including how to repot pineapples to bring them indoors for winter, and how to control henbit on a Bermuda lawn....

 2021-09-15 10:00 

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OPINION: Mall culture and teens, already a strained relationship before Lenox curfew...

Lenox Square introduces teen curfews but fewer teens are hanging out at the mall....

 2021-09-15 10:00 

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First of 6 Fulton County Schools late-start days scheduled for Monday...

The schedule is intended to give teachers time for training....

 2021-09-15 09:58 

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OPINION | Atlanta's Pittsburgh community: Is green truly the new Black?...

Atlanta Journal-Constitution columnist Bill Torpy revisits the historically Black Atlanta neighborhood of Pittsburgh and finds much has changed since he was there in 2014, 2016 and 2018. But one thing hasn't changed: A leeriness of gentrification....

 2021-09-15 09:50 

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Stung by Afghan debacle, EU forges ahead with security plans...

BRUSSELS (AP) — Stung by the swift collapse of the Afghan army and the chaotic U.S.-led evacuation through Kabul airport, the European Union on Wednesday unveiled new plans to develop its own defense capacities to try to ensure that it has more free...

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