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 2022-10-06 22:50 

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BREAKING: 1 in custody in Jefferson High football player's killing at Gwinnett mall...

A Jefferson High School student was found dead Wednesday evening after a shooting outside a mall in Gwinnett County, officials said....

 2022-10-06 22:50 

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Walker sticks to abortion denial, blames Democrats...

WADLEY, Ga. (AP) — Georgia Republican Senate candidate Herschel Walker remained defiant Thursday after successive reports alleging that he encouraged and paid for a woman's 2009 abortion and later fathered a child with her....

 2022-10-06 22:30 

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2 Arkansas deputies filmed in violent arrest fired from jobs...

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Two Arkansas deputies who were caught on video violently arresting a suspect outside a convenience store in August have been fired, Crawford County Sheriff Jimmy Damante said Thursday....

 2022-10-06 22:25 

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Wembanyama's 2-game Las Vegas exhibition stay ends with win...

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — Victor Wembanyama blocked a shot Thursday afternoon, ran to the other end of the court, went airborne from just inside the foul line, corralled an alley-oop pass with one hand and slammed home a dunk....

 2022-10-06 22:25 

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Judge delays Twitter trial, gives Musk time to seal buyout...

A judge has delayed a looming trial between Twitter and Elon Musk, giving the Tesla CEO more time to close his $44 billion deal to buy the company after months spent fighting to get out of it....

 2022-10-06 22:22 

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Falcons will try to climb over .500 for first time in more than 1,700 days...

FLOWERY BRANCH -- It's been more than 1,700 days since the Falcons were over .500 as a football team....

 2022-10-06 22:20 

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Manoah, Blue Jays vs Castillo, Mariners in playoff opener...

TORONTO (AP) — There's a whole lot riding on Alek Manoah's first career playoff start, but the Toronto Blue Jays All-Star right-hander isn't the least bit fazed about facing the Seattle Mariners in Friday's wild-card opener....

 2022-10-06 22:20 

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Police: 2 dead, 6 injured in stabbings along Las Vegas Strip...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — An attacker with a large kitchen knife killed two people and wounded six others in stabbings along the Las Vegas Strip before being arrested Thursday, police said....

 2022-10-06 22:15 

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AP interview: Brazil coach Tite will stick to attack at WCup...

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil coach Tite has so many attacking options for the World Cup that he can hardly fit half of them into his team....

 2022-10-06 22:15 

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Warriors' Draymond Green apologizes for fight with teammate...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green apologized to the team a day after fighting with teammate Jordan Poole during practice, general manager Bob Myers said....

 2022-10-06 22:10 

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At least 66 US clinics have halted abortions, institute says...

At least 66 clinics in 15 states have stopped providing abortions since the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, according to an analysis released Thursday....

 2022-10-06 22:05 

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Early data indicates Idaho wolf population is holding steady...

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho's wolf population appears to be holding steady despite recent changes by lawmakers that allow expanded methods and seasons for killing wolves, the state's top wildlife official said Thursday....

 2022-10-06 22:05 

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Riot plea: Proud Boys member admits to seditious conspiracy...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A North Carolina man pleaded guilty Thursday to plotting with other members of the far-right Proud Boys to violently stop the transfer of presidential power after the 2020 election, making him the first member of the extremist grou...

 2022-10-06 22:00 

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Kevin Spacey faces New York jury in sexual assault lawsuit...

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Spacey's lawyer told a jury Thursday that a sexual misconduct allegation that derailed his theatrical career was the product of a young actor's inability to tell the difference between real life and a scene he played on...

 2022-10-06 21:55 

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Nebraska senator likely to resign for Fla. university job...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nebraska Sen. Ben Sasse is the sole finalist to become president of the University of Florida, the school said Thursday, and the Republican senator indicated he will take the job — meaning he will likely resign in the coming ...

 2022-10-06 21:47 

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Class A blog: Top-ranked Prince Avenue at Tennessee's Baylor, Elbert at Whitefield highlight Week 8...

Two premier matchups highlight the Week 8 schedule in Divisions I and II of Class A. One game features Division I's top-ranked Prince Avenue Christian traveling to Baylor, one of Tennessee's best programs, and the other contest pits Division I No....

 2022-10-06 21:45 

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Jonas Hayes says shiny new GSU Convocation Center a 'game changer' for Panthers...

Thirty minutes after giving a tour of the new GSU Convocation Center, men's basketball coach Jonas Hayes grabbed his smartphone and made a video call to one of the players he's recruiting. Hayes was standing in the upper level of the facility, the...

 2022-10-06 21:45 

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Calls for help, humanitarian corridor as gangs siege Haiti...

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — The United Nations is proposing a "humanitarian corridor" in Haiti's capital to help people get gasoline and aid amid a mounting crisis as gangs keep blockading roads and access to some areas, including to on...

 2022-10-06 21:40 

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Decatur woman critical after suffering headwound from stray bullet as she slept...

A DeKalb County woman was critically injured early Wednesday morning when she was shot in the head by a stray bullet while she was home asleep, officials said....

 2022-10-06 21:40 

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Russia strikes Ukraine housing; detains refugees at border...

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian missiles hit apartment buildings in the southern Ukrainian city of Zaporizhzhia on Thursday, killing at least seven people, with at least five others missing, in a region that Moscow has illegally annexed, a local offici...

 2022-10-06 21:35 

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Twitter says it wants trial against Musk to proceed...

NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter is asking a Delaware court to proceed with an upcoming trial against Elon Musk, saying the billionaire refuses to accept the "contractual obligations" of his April agreement to buy the social media company for $44 bil...

 2022-10-06 21:34 

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Class 4A Blog: Week 8 Primer, What to Watch for...

The Week 8 schedule will feature 28 total matchups, including 27 region games with 26 Friday contests and one game on Thursday and Saturday. In Region 1, No. 8 ranked Bainbridge will host Westover in its region opener, white Cairo looks to become the firs...

 2022-10-06 21:30 

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Ohio elections chief announces new public integrity unit...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's Republican elections chief on Wednesday announced a new public integrity unit in response to what he called Americans'...

 2022-10-06 21:25 

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A bump and a miss: Saudi oil cut slaps down Biden's outreach...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden on Thursday effectively acknowledged the failure of one of his biggest and most humiliating foreign policy gambles: a fist-bump with the de-facto leader of Saudi Arabia, the crown prince associated with human ri...

 2022-10-06 21:17 

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Atlanta one of five airports where Ebola screenings planned...

The United States will start diverting and screening travelers from Uganda for the highly contagious and deadly Ebola virus at several major airports, including in Atlanta, amid an outbreak of the virus in Uganda....

 2022-10-06 21:15 

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SpaceX delivers Russian, Native American women to station...

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A Russian cosmonaut who caught a U.S. lift to the International Space Station arrived at her new home Thursday for a five-month stay, accompanied by a Japanese astronaut and two from NASA, including the first Native Ameri...

 2022-10-06 21:15 

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Twitter says it wants trial against Musk to proceed...

NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter is asking a Delaware court to proceed with an upcoming trial against Elon Musk, saying the billionaire refuses to accept the "contractual obligations" of his April agreement to buy the social media company for $44 bil...

 2022-10-06 21:10 

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Class 3A blog: Region contests highlight Week 8 schedule...

Six ranked teams are competing in region contests, one ranked team is playing a higher-classed program and top-ranked Cedar Grove (4-2), No. 4 Sandy Creek (6-1) and No. 8 Peach County rest....

 2022-10-06 21:04 

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What went wrong for Atlanta United? Where to start ......

For the first time in its history, Atlanta United will play an MLS game of no significance when it hosts NYCFC on Sunday at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. There are no playoff seedings on the line, no possibility of winning the Supporters' Shield, no advancin...

 2022-10-06 21:00 

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Brady, Bucs look to end 2-game skid against improved Falcons...

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Chris Godwin looks at the Atlanta Falcons and doesn't see the same NFC South rival the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have had their way with lately....

 2022-10-06 21:00 

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For coastal Georgia's un- and underinsured women, no- and low-cost mammography options available...

Breast cancer patients in the Coastal Georgia region have many resources available to help them navigate testing, treatment, research, and recovery, even with the closure in 2021 of the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation's Savannah office. This i...

 2022-10-06 21:00 

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Sandy Springs approves fire station construction contract...

The Sandy Springs City Council recently approved an $8 million construction contract with Cooper and Company to build a new fire station at 7800 Mount Vernon Road....

 2022-10-06 21:00 

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Braselton to consider relocation of historic home...

The Braselton Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19 at the Police and Municipal Court facility, 5040 Highway 53, to discuss the relocation of a historic home inside a stream buffer protection area. The application...

 2022-10-06 20:55 

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Fan sues Patriots, says they ruined his Brady-signed flag...

BOSTON (AP) — The New England Patriots caused irreparable damage to a U.S. flag signed by Tom Brady by improperly displaying it in the team's hall of fame at Gillette Stadium, the flag's owner contends in a federal lawsuit....

 2022-10-06 20:55 

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US kills 3 Islamic State leaders in 2 Syria operations...

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. forces killed three senior Islamic State leaders in two separate military operations in Syria Thursday, including a rare ground raid in a portion of the northeast that is controlled by the Syrian regime, U.S. officials said....

 2022-10-06 20:53 

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With team 15,000 miles away, Johnson shares perspective on Hawks' exhibition opener...

A bout of strep throat sidelined Hawks' second-year forward Jalen Johnson from the team's trip to Abu Dhabi. But Johnson feels better now and was back in the gym getting some work in with some players from the G League College Park Skyhawks....

 2022-10-06 20:53 

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Butaco takes over the food program at Buteco, offering 'eclectic' tacos...

Taco shop Butaco opens in the food truck next to Buteco in Grant Park development The Beacon....

 2022-10-06 20:51 

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Braves' Matt Olson named NL Player of the Week...

Over nine games in the final week-plus of the season, Olson batted .375 (12-for-32) with one double, six home runs and 11 RBIs. He scored nine runs, walked five times and posted a .969 slugging percentage during that span....

 2022-10-06 20:50 

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Arizona Senate debate gives Masters a chance to reset race...

PHOENIX (AP) — Republican Blake Masters has a much-needed chance Thursday night to reset his Arizona Senate race against Democratic Sen. Mark Kelly in the campaign's only televised debate....

 2022-10-06 20:46 

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Atlanta's 2022 homicide victims...

The Atlanta Police Department has investigated more than 120 homicides so far this year. Here are some of those victims:...

 2022-10-06 20:45 

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Jesse Owens friend Luz Long's silver medal up for auction...

One of the most consequential Olympic medals ever awarded is on the auction block — the silver medal captured in 1936 by Germany's Luz Long, the long jumper who walked arm in arm through the stadium with Jesse Owens to celebrate their triumphs w...

 2022-10-06 20:45 

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Readers write...

Inflation Reduction Act helps level playing field for small businesses...

 2022-10-06 20:45 

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Stocks close lower again on Wall Street, still up for week...

A choppy day of trading ended with stocks broadly lower on Wall Street Thursday, though indexes have managed to hold onto most of their sizeable gains from a big rally at the start of the week....

 2022-10-06 20:41 

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10/7 Mike Luckovich: Candidate quality decline...
 2022-10-06 20:35 

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Coast Guard Academy settles suit over cadets-with-kids ban...

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — A U.S. Coast Guard Academy cadet who was expelled for becoming a father will get his degree as part of a legal settlement, his attorneys said Thursday....

 2022-10-06 20:35 

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Hospital chain attack part of ongoing cybersecurity concerns...

CHICAGO (AP) —...

 2022-10-06 20:35 

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Falcons release starting DT Anthony Rush in surprise move...

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons released starting defensive tackle Anthony Rush in a surprise move Thursday....

 2022-10-06 20:35 

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Nebraska senator sole finalist for U. of Florida president...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nebraska Sen. Ben Sasse is the sole finalist to become the president of the University of Florida, the school said Thursday, and the Republican senator has indicated that he will take the job. That means he could resign in coming w...

 2022-10-06 20:34 

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Fulton prosecutors look to delay Young Thug, Gunna trial...

Fulton County prosecutors are asking a judge to postpone the racketeering trial for rappers Young Thug and Gunna because eight of the 28 people charged in the sweeping gang case still don't have defense attorneys....

 2022-10-06 20:23 

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Teen's mother among 5 additional suspects arrested in Arbor Place brawl...

A month after a huge melee at Arbor Place mall forced the shopping center to close early, Douglasville police announced the arrests of five more people connected to the incident....

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