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 2021-09-17 16:50 

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GA Lottery...

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

 2021-09-17 16:50 

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

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

 2021-09-17 16:50 

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

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

 2021-09-17 16:50 

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Gwinnett breaks ground on new Fire Station 13 in Suwanee...

Gwinnett officials recently broke ground on a new fire station at 105 Main Street in Suwanee....

 2021-09-17 16:48 

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Henry County board approves supplemental pay plan...

A supplemental pay plan for some public safety personnel was approved Sept. 8 by the Henry County Board of Commissioners. Utilizing $766,500 in COVID relief funds, the board passed a measure providing extra pay for all personnel who staff Henry County Fir...

 2021-09-17 16:45 

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Stockbridge noise ordinance amended...

The Stockbridge City Council voted at its Aug. 31 meeting to approve a slight change in the city's noise ordinance. The code was amended to change the start of what is considered nighttime hours in the city from 10 p.m. to 11 p.m....

 2021-09-17 16:38 

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Book-inspired art sought for Fayette County exhibit...

As part of the 2021 Southern Hands Artist Studio Tour this fall, the Friends of the Fayette County Public Library group is inviting artists inspired by literature to submit works for a specially themed exhibit. The Art and Lit show seeks works in all medi...

 2021-09-17 16:35 

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Redistricting in Georgia: What is it and how will it affect you?...

Here are some things to know about Georgia redistricting, or the redrawing of districts, and how it might affect you. Starting with the work of Legislature's Joint Reapportionment Committee, Georgia lawmakers will craft and approve new political maps ...

 2021-09-17 16:33 

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A rural hospital fights to save the school principal's life...

Chances were slim that a 38-year-old father of two would survive COVID-19. So his doctor and other staff at a rural Georgia hospital called scores of big hospitals, trying to find one with the equipment that might save the man's life. Big hospitals, t...

 2021-09-17 16:32 

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The Falcons can't be as bad as they looked. Or can they?...

Your attention, please. This bold correspondent is about to issue a proclamation....

 2021-09-17 16:30 

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Jury selected for Georgia prisoner accused of killing guards...

CAIRO, Ga. (AP) — Jury selection wrapped up Friday in the trial of one of two Georgia prisoners accused of killing two guards more than four years ago, and opening statements are set to begin Monday....

 2021-09-17 16:29 

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City of Tucker wins five national communications awards...

The City of Tucker recently won five awards for communications and marketing recently at the 3CMA Savvy Awards luncheon in St. Louis, Missouri, according to a press release....

 2021-09-17 16:25 

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Latest: India officials: Record doses given on PM's birthday...

NEW DELHI — India officials say a record 21 million vaccine doses were given across the country in a special drive on Friday, a birthday gift to Prime Minister Narendra Modi who turned 71....

 2021-09-17 16:25 

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SpaceX's 1st private crew motivates cancer kids from orbit...

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX's first space tourists are taking in sweeping views of Earth that few have witnessed and motivating children with cancer....

 2021-09-17 16:16 

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Protest for jailed Capitol rioters: Police ready this time...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Allies of Donald Trump are mounting a Saturday rally at the U.S. Capitol, aimed at supporting what they call the "political prisoners" of the Jan. 6 insurrection — about 60 people held behind bars of the more than 600...

 2021-09-17 16:15 

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Braves who've surpassed expectations, surprised in 2021...

The Braves are trying to hang on and earn their fourth consecutive National League East title in the coming weeks. They've overcome myriad misfortune along the way, but not every surprise was a bad one. Here are several players who've surpassed ex...

 2021-09-17 16:14 

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Agreement increases access to quality healthcare for some Medicare patients...

Piedmont and Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield recently announced a new agreement. The health system has joined Anthem's Medicare Advantage network, which will help bring lower out-of-pocket costs for Anthem's Medicare Advantage members, according...

 2021-09-17 16:10 

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Biden faces limits of $1.9T COVID aid as some states resist...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden entered the White House promising to stop the twin health and economic crises caused by COVID-19, but $1.9 trillion and countless initiatives later he's confronting the limits of what Washington can achieve ...

 2021-09-17 16:10 

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Ex-deputy charged with manslaughter in white teen's death...

RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. (AP) — A former Arkansas sheriff's deputy was charged Friday with manslaughter in the fatal shooting of a white teenager whose death has drawn the attention of national civil rights activists....

 2021-09-17 16:09 

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Georgia man charged after armed robbery at Vidalia pawn shop...

A 22-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with an armed robbery at a pawn shop in Vidalia earlier this week followed by a shootout with police, according to authorities....

 2021-09-17 16:06 

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Court sides with Abrams campaign, groups in ethics commission's demand for records...

A Fulton County judge ruled against the state ethics commission in its bid to get records from Democrat Stacey Abrams' 2018 gubernatorial campaign and groups it says may have illegally coordinated with the candidate's bid to win office....

 2021-09-17 16:05 

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Hendrick stars dodging playoff elimination at Bristol...

A surprisingly strong start to the playoffs for Joe Gibbs Racing — two races, two wins and two drivers locked into the second round — has put Hendrick Motorsports in a precarious position headed into the first elimination race....

 2021-09-17 16:01 

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Falcons' Dean Pees warns the defense about Brady...

FLOWERY BRANCH -- Falcons defensive coordinator Dean Pees practiced against Tom Brady for six seasons (2004-09) when they both were with New England....

 2021-09-17 16:00 

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Stocks fall on Wall Street, giving up week's gains...

Stocks fell broadly in morning trading on Wall Street Friday as the market heads for a feeble ending to an up-and-down week of trading....

 2021-09-17 16:00 

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Milley: Calls to China were 'perfectly' within scope of job...

The top U.S. military officer said Friday that calls he made to his Chinese counterpart in the final stormy months of Donald Trump's presidency were "perfectly within the duties and responsibilities"; of his job....

 2021-09-17 16:00 

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Power Poll: Georgia leaders say COVID still a grave risk...

Only 1 in 5 of the state's community leaders polled this month believe Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp is on the right track with his hands-off approach to mandates on mask-wearing and vaccinations....

 2021-09-17 16:00 

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Power Poll: Georgia leaders say COVID still a grave risk...

Only 1 in 5 of the state's community leaders polled this month believe Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp is on the right track with his hands-off approach to mandates on mask-wearing and vaccinations....

 2021-09-17 15:58 

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After 6 weeks on the run, Cobb murder suspect in custody...

A man accused of shooting another man in the head and killing him in a Cobb County apartment six weeks ago was arrested this week, according to police....

 2021-09-17 15:50 

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Inquest: Conflicting accounts of how young Black man died...

Audio from an inquest into the shooting death of Derontae Martin offers widely conflicting accounts of how the young Black man died inside a rural Missouri home during a party in April. One witness said someone confessed to killing Martin; another said he...

 2021-09-17 15:48 

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Lawsuit seeks $1 million after Michigan teacher cuts girl's hair...

The father of a 7-year-old Michigan girl whose hair was cut by a teacher without her parents' permission has filed a $1 million lawsuit against the school district, a librarian and a teacher's assistant....

 2021-09-17 15:45 

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Thousands of Haitian migrants converge on Texas border town...

DEL RIO, Texas (AP) — Thousands of Haitian migrants have assembled under and around a bridge in a small Texas border town, presenting the Biden administration with a fresh and immediate challenge as it tries to manage large numbers of asylum-seekers...

 2021-09-17 15:45 

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While urging vaccination, WHO declines jab data on its staff...

GENEVA (AP) — The United Nations' health agency, which has repeatedly urged the world to get vaccinated against COVID-19 and other illnesses, on Friday declined to say how many of its own staffers have followed that advice....

 2021-09-17 15:45 

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'America's Got Talent Extreme' shooting at Atlanta Motor Speedway Sept. 27-Oct. 20...

Simon Cowell, originally a judge on...

 2021-09-17 15:42 

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AJC Decatur Book Festival presented by Emory University Oct. 2...
 2021-09-17 15:40 

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Man charged in sexual assault of 76-year-old at Henry County senior living community...

Authorities have arrested a man accused of sexually assaulting a 76-year-old woman inside her apartment at a McDonough senior living community — and police say he lived less than a mile from where the attack occurred....

 2021-09-17 15:37 

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The former Georgia GOP chair is suing the state party...

The former head of the Georgia GOP filed a lawsuit this week demanding that the state party repay him money he spent on legal fees during litigation stemming from an ex-staffer's racial discrimination complaint....

 2021-09-17 15:36 

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Ideal setup continues as No. 2 Georgia hosts South Carolina...

ATHENS Georgia football hopes an ideal start to the season continues on Saturday as the No. 2-ranked Bulldogs play host to South Carolina in the SEC opener at Sanford Stadium....

 2021-09-17 15:35 

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Lebanon's incoming government restarts central bank audit...

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon's incoming finance minister signed a contract on Friday with a New York-based company to conduct a forensic audit of the country's central bank, a key demand of the international community to restore confidence in the c...

 2021-09-17 15:30 

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Navalny app removed from online stores as Russian polls open...

MOSCOW (AP) — An app created by allies of imprisoned Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny disappeared from Apple and Google stores on Friday as polls opened across Russia for three days of voting in a parliamentary election....

 2021-09-17 15:30 

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Lawyer pleads not guilty in Trump-Russia investigation probe...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A prominent cybersecurity lawyer on Friday pleaded not guilty to making a false statement to the FBI in a charge stemming from a probe of the U.S. government's investigation into Russian election interference....

 2021-09-17 15:25 

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Biden, world leaders try to hammer out next steps on climate...

Washington (AP) — President Joe Biden tried to hammer out the world's next steps against rapidly worsening climate change in a private, virtual session with a small group of other global leaders Friday, and announced a new U.S.-European pledge t...

 2021-09-17 15:20 

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Boston's famous Skinny House sells for a nice fat price...

BOSTON (AP) — Boston's famous Skinny House has sold for a nice fat price....

 2021-09-17 15:15 

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Poland's, Lithuania's PMs discuss higher security, migration...

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The prime ministers of Poland and Lithuania said on Friday that tighter security at their borders with Belarus was the best way of easing pressure from migrant inflows there, as they expect the "hybrid attack" from Bela...

 2021-09-17 15:15 

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Aquarium to hold hiring event before opening in Stonecrest mall...

A new aquarium is getting close to opening at the Mall of Stonecrest, and it's looking for workers who want to be around wildlife and sea creatures....

 2021-09-17 15:10 

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UN: Climate pledges put world on 'catastrophic pathway'...

BERLIN (AP) — The world is on a "catastrophic pathway" toward a hotter future unless governments make more ambitious pledges to cut greenhouse gas emissions, the head of the United Nations said Friday....

 2021-09-17 15:09 

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Philly Zoo begins vaccinating animals for COVID-19...

In the coming weeks, 113 animals at the Philadelphia Zoo will each receive the two-dose vaccine from a shipment of 240 doses provided by Zoetis, a former subsidiary of Pfizer headquartered in New Jersey that develops drugs for animals....

 2021-09-17 15:08 

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Jason Isbell releases album of Georgia artist covers after Biden win...

Grammy-winning artist Jason Isbell is from Alabama and a former member of Drive-By Truckers. He covers everyone from Cat Power to R.E.M. to James Brown and Otis Redding on his new album,...

 2021-09-17 15:05 

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Georgia traffic fatalities still rising during pandemic...

The coronavirus pandemic has been good and bad for metro Atlanta traffic. Last year, when schools and businesses closed, fewer people were on the road. That made commuting faster and easier for many motorists....

 2021-09-17 15:05 

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Somalia accuses Djibouti of detaining ex-intelligence chief...

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A tense political dispute between Somalia's president and prime minister threatened to broaden into a regional crisis on Friday after the president accused neighboring Djibouti of unlawfully detaining his former national in...

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