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 2021-09-23 20:25 

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White Sox clinch AL Central with 7-2 win over Indians...

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Chicago White Sox clinched their first AL Central title since 2008 with a 7-2 win over the Cleveland Indians in a doubleheader opener Thursday behind two home runs by Tim Anderson....

 2021-09-23 20:25 

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Police: Shooting at Tennessee store kills one, injures 12; shooter dead...

COLLIERVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Police: Shooting at Tennessee store kills one, injures 12; shooter dead....

 2021-09-23 20:15 

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Lawsuit says Georgia officials covered up fatal hit-and-run...

ATLANTA (AP) — The father of a bicyclist who died following a hit-and-run crash in Georgia has filed a wrongful death and civil rights lawsuit against the driver, as well as against a state House member and a police chief chief who the father says c...

 2021-09-23 20:15 

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Candidates clash in last TV debate before German election...

BERLIN (AP) — The three candidates hoping to succeed Angela Merkel as German chancellor, and the four leaders of the other parties currently in parliament, clashed Thursday over a variety of topics in the last televised debate before Sunday's el...

 2021-09-23 20:15 

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US court order to house LA Skid Row homeless overturned...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The 9th U.S. Court of Appeals on Thursday overturned a federal judge's sweeping order that required the city and county of Los Angeles to quickly find shelter for all homeless people living on downtown's Skid Row....

 2021-09-23 20:15 

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Princeton study predicts narrowing partisan margins in Georgia's political makeup...

A Princeton University study of Georgia's population found that the partisan gap between Georgia's legislative and congressional districts has narrowed, with several seats potentially having competitive races next year....

 2021-09-23 20:00 

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Memorial or high-rise? Future of condo collapse site argued...

The fight over whether the site of June's deadly Florida condominium collapse should be sold for development or turned into a memorial boiled over at a court hearing Thursday, with some victims' relatives begging for time to find a buyer who won&#...

 2021-09-23 19:59 

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Falcons' injury report: A.J. Terrell, Russell Gage miss another practice...

FLOWERY BRANCH — Falcons defensive back A.J. Terrell (concussion) and wide receiver Russell Gage (ankle) did not practice Thursday , according to the team's official injury report....

 2021-09-23 19:55 

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Louisiana state trooper charged in pummeling of Black man...

A former Louisiana State Police trooper has been charged with a civil rights violation for pummeling a Black motorist 18 times with a flashlight — the first criminal case to emerge from federal investigations into troopers' beatings of at least ...

 2021-09-23 19:54 

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Bipartisan barbecue lunch returns to U.S. Senate, continuing Isakson tradition...

A day and a half spent hauling the wood-burning barbecue pits from Georgia to Capitol Hill led to another day of prep work. And then they grilled the meat overnight: 150 pounds of pork, 150 pounds of beef brisket and 120 pounds of St. Louis ribs. The miss...

 2021-09-23 19:53 

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Fowler healthy, ready to start terrorizing QBs again...

FLOWERY BRANCH -- Falcons outside linebacker Dante Fowler, after a season of being banged up, pronounced himself to have a clean bill of health....

 2021-09-23 19:51 

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Weekend Predictions: Georgia wins big, Falcons and Tech lose...

Falcons coach Arthur Smith praised his team's fight after it lost at Tampa Bay last weekend. Some may think it's a bit pee wee league for a coach to praise professionals for trying hard. I disagree, for reasons that have nothing to do with giving ...

 2021-09-23 19:50 

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4 California militia members plead guilty to conspiracy...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Four members of an alleged California militia group have pleaded guilty to conspiring to obstruct justice in the case of a federal guard who was fatally shot in Oakland more than a year ago, federal prosecutors said....

 2021-09-23 19:47 

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BREAKING: Multiple people reportedly shot at Tennessee Kroger...

Multiple people have been shot Thursday afternoon at a Kroger in Collierville, Tennessee, according to WMC Action News 5....

 2021-09-23 19:45 

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Glynn County: No booze on 'Frat Beach' during UGA-Florida game weekend...

On the weekend of the Georgia-Florida football game, St. Simons Island's East Beach becomes "Frat Beach," an open-air party teeming with thousands of drunk college students. But for the second straight year, the Glynn County Commission is bann...

 2021-09-23 19:36 

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The Latest: Europeans send out another social media winner...

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on the Ryder Cup, the golf showdown between the United States and Europe (all times CDT):...

 2021-09-23 19:35 

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Census: Rethinking how to count people in dorms, prisons...

Following a 2020 census in which the pandemic made access to group housing difficult, Census Bureau officials said Thursday they are going to reassess how they count people living in dorms, prisons and nursing homes in the next head count of every U.S. re...

 2021-09-23 19:30 

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Pilot rescued as small plane dangled from power lines...

WAYCROSS, Ga. (AP) — Emergency responders rescued the pilot of a small plane left dangling above the ground Thursday after it crashed into power lines in south Georgia....

 2021-09-23 19:29 

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Sandy Springs man arrested, charged in gas station robbery, shooting...

A Sandy Springs man has been arrested on charges related to a robbery and shooting at a Roswell Road gas station Tuesday night....

 2021-09-23 19:28 

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Donald Trump, set for return to Georgia, remains a force in its politics...

When Donald Trump arrives in Georgia this weekend, it will be more of an all-day spectacle than a simple campaign rally. And it's all designed to show that the former president's grip on the Georgia GOP remains as firm as ever....

 2021-09-23 19:25 

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More than 3 million Boppy newborn loungers recalled after 8 infant deaths...

The Boppy Company is recalling 3.3 million Boppy newborn loungers after eight reported infant deaths connected to them, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced in a news release....

 2021-09-23 19:25 

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House OKs $1 billion for Israel's Iron Dome defense system...

WASHINGTON (AP) —...

 2021-09-23 19:25 

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Leaders to UN: A warmer world is a more violent one, too...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Using apocalyptic images, three presidents and seven foreign ministers warned Thursday that a warmer world is also a more violent one....

 2021-09-23 19:20 

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'Vaccine apartheid': Africans tell UN they need vaccines...

The inequity of COVID-19 vaccine distribution came into sharp focus Thursday as many of the African countries whose populations have little to no access to the life-saving shots spoke at the U.N.'s annual meeting of world leaders. Some called for memb...

 2021-09-23 19:18 

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16-year-old arrested in Decatur on murder charge out of Tennessee...

A 16-year-old suspected in a drive-by shooting that killed a man in Clarksville, Tennessee, was arrested in Decatur on Thursday....

 2021-09-23 19:15 

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Fort Meade: Exercise ongoing, reports of shooting false...

FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — Media calls to Fort Meade on Thursday were mistaken for callers portraying members of the media during an exercise, setting off false reports of a mass shooting at the base in Maryland, according to a base official....

 2021-09-23 19:12 

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Essays from our community contributors...

The AJC is offering a new series on the importance of receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. You are hearing from your neighbors, faith leaders and those in the business community, among others. They are sharing their personal stories all of them with a simple a...

 2021-09-23 19:11 

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Court rejects Missouri AG's requests in 1979 killings case...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri appeals court on Thursday denied the state attorney general's request to recuse all Jackson County judges from presiding over an upcoming evidentiary hearing for a man who the county prosecutor says was wrongfu...

 2021-09-23 19:07 

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Eva Marcille relishes lead role in racy BET+ series 'All the Queen's Men'...

Eva Marcille has been a model and reality star and now the lead actress in a new BET+ series...

 2021-09-23 19:00 

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The Latest: African leaders tell UN they need more vaccines...

NEW YORK — The inequity of COVID-19 vaccine distribution is coming into sharper focus as many of the African countries whose populations have little to no access to the life-saving shots stepped to the podium to speak at the U.N.'s annual meetin...

 2021-09-23 19:00 

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1st Florida school district gets US cash for virus mask vote...

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida school district has received cash from President Joe Biden's administration to make up for state pay cuts imposed over a board's vote for a student anti-coronavirus mask mandate....

 2021-09-23 18:55 

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France still bristling over Indo-Pacific sub snub...

NEW YORK (AP) — This week's phone call between President Joe Biden and French President Emmanuel Macron may have soothed some of France's incandescent rage over its exclusion from a new Indo-Pacific defense initiative and loss of a submarine...

 2021-09-23 18:52 

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Why I'm Vaccinated...

Today, we continue our new series on the importance of receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. You are hearing from your neighbors, faith leaders and those in the business community, among others. They are sharing their personal stories all of them with a simple ...

 2021-09-23 18:50 

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Syracuse, MEAC agree to 10-year partnership on and off field...

In the dead of winter Syracuse athletic director John Wildhack was brainstorming about the future and how to make some sort of social impact through sports....

 2021-09-23 18:50 

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Emporio Armani celebrates 40 years during Milan Fashion Week...

MILAN (AP) — Milan is once again basking in the joy of snarled traffic for Milan Fashion Week, a sneak peek at what real normalcy might look like one day....

 2021-09-23 18:50 

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Atlanta United manager, player like expanded tournaments...

Atlanta United manager Gonzalo Pineda and midfielder Mo Adams said they like the idea of the new, or expanded, tournaments that will be played between teams from MLS and LIGAMX....

 2021-09-23 18:45 

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Tyra Banks, Kevin Hart set for Black entrepreneurship event...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tyra Banks, Kevin Hart and Shaquille O'Neal are among the celebrities taking part in a live-streamed special intended to boost Black-owned businesses and entrepreneurship....

 2021-09-23 18:45 

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I did it for our children and grandchildren...

I was very happy that an effective COVID vaccine was developed and especially impressed with the efficacy of this vaccine. I couldn't wait to get vaccinated in January. I also had a special reason: I had not hugged my grandchildren (under age 12) in m...

 2021-09-23 18:43 

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'Be role models' and get vaccinated...

Today, we continue our new series on the importance of receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. Over the next several weeks, you'll hear from your neighbors, faith leaders and those in the business community, among others. They'll share their personal stor...

 2021-09-23 18:40 

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Providers challenge only US law banning vaccine mandates...

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Medical providers and Montana residents with compromised immune systems are challenging the only law in the U.S. that prevents employers from mandating workers get vaccinated amid a surge of COVID-19 infections....

 2021-09-23 18:40 

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The Latest: African leaders tell UN they need more vaccines...

NEW YORK — The inequity of COVID-19 vaccine distribution is coming into sharper focus as many of the African countries whose populations have little to no access to the life-saving shots stepped to the podium to speak at the U.N.'s annual meetin...

 2021-09-23 18:40 

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Class 3A blog: No. 3 Pierce County faces another big non-classification challenge...

Pierce County has not shied away from stiff competition in its pre-region schedule, and this week's home stand against Class 2A No. 3 Fitzgerald should provide another test....

 2021-09-23 18:39 

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Get a taste of Los Angeles with Mulholland Distillery spirits...

Named for William Mulholland, the visionary who brought water to what was then a desert town, Mulholland Distilling is one of the first spirit brands started in Los Angeles since Prohibition. The brand recently began its rollout to other cities, with Atla...

 2021-09-23 18:39 

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'More reasons to get vaccinated'...

Today, we continue our new series on the importance of receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. Over the next several weeks, you'll hear from your neighbors, faith leaders and those in the business community, among others. They'll share their personal stor...

 2021-09-23 18:38 

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Widow sues pilot's estate over helicopter crash in Georgia...

The widow of a passenger killed in a helicopter crash in Georgia is suing the pilot's estate and two helicopter companies, saying the aircraft should never have been flying in poor weather....

 2021-09-23 18:35 

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Georgia Tech hosts Tar Heels at NFL's Mercedes-Benz Stadium...

No. 21 North Carolina (2-1, 1-1 ACC) at Georgia Tech (1-2, 0-1), Saturday at 7:30 p.m. EDT (ACC Network)....

 2021-09-23 18:35 

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'Roll up your sleeve'...

Today, we continue our new series on the importance of receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. Over the next several weeks, you'll hear from your neighbors, faith leaders and those in the business community, among others. They'll share their personal stor...

 2021-09-23 18:35 

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New wildfire prompts evacuations in Northern California...

REDDING, Calif. (AP) — Evacuations were ordered Thursday in a Northern California community as a new wildfire spread, authorities said....

 2021-09-23 18:31 

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'A simple but major step'...

Today, we continue our new series on the importance of receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. Over the next several weeks, you'll hear from your neighbors, faith leaders and those in the business community, among others. They'll share their personal stor...

 2021-09-23 18:30 

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Erdogan says course of US-Turkey ties 'does not bode well'...

ISTANBUL (AP) — The current course of U.S.-Turkey relations "does not bode well," Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said before departing the United Nations General Assembly in New York on Thursday....

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