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 2021-10-25 18:05 

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The Race for City Hall: The biggest issue facing Atlanta? It may depend on your age...

We're entering the final stretch in the race to decide Atlanta's next mayor, and much of the electorate is still making up their minds with just one week to go until Election Day, a new AJC poll shows....

 2021-10-25 18:05 

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2,000 migrants continue trek through southern Mexico...

HUIXTLA, Mexico (AP) — More than 2,000 mostly Central American migrants walked along a highway in southern Mexico toward the town of Huixtla Monday where security forces had deployed, possibly signaling that authorities would soon try to break up th...

 2021-10-25 18:05 

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US details new international COVID-19 travel requirements...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two weeks before a new vaccination requirement kicks in for most foreign travelers to the U.S., the Biden administration detailed the new international COVID-19 air travel polices, including exemptions for kids, and new federal con...

 2021-10-25 18:01 

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What you need to know about Medicare's open enrollment...

Period to sign up for the federal government program begins soon...

 2021-10-25 18:00 

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The Latest: UN human rights chief condemns coup in Sudan...

CAIRO — The U.N.'s top human rights official has condemned the coup in Sudan, warning the county could slip backwards after progress following the 2019 uprising that ended a repressive dictatorship....

 2021-10-25 18:00 

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Cumberland Council highlights resilient restauranteurs on Oct. 27...

The Cobb Chamber will host the final Cumberland Area Council of the year on Oct. 27 when Quinton Austin of Copelands's Atlanta Franchise group and Todd Mussman of Muss & Turner's will share their professional journeys in the restaurant business th...

 2021-10-25 17:55 

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The Latest: 3 on umpire crew will be working 1st Series...

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

 2021-10-25 17:55 

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Stocks tick further into record heights on Wall Street...

NEW YORK (AP) — Wall Street is ticking further into record heights on Monday, as a better-than-expected profit reporting season gets into higher gear....

 2021-10-25 17:55 

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Dunwoody hosts Truck or Treat on Oct. 28...

Truck or Treat will be hosted by Dunwoody Parks and Recreation, Dunwoody Police and the Dunwoody Homeowners Association from 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Brook Run Park, 4770 N. Peachtree Road, Dunwoody....

 2021-10-25 17:53 

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Gwinnett approves $1.9M nature-focused exhibit at environmental and heritage center...

Gwinnett Commissioners recently approved plans to design and construct a new interactive exhibit at the Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center, 2020 Clean Water Drive in Buford....

 2021-10-25 17:50 

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Jury selection in Ahmaud Arbery slaying crawls into 2nd week...

BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — Jury selection in the trial of three men charged with chasing and killing Ahmaud Arbery crawled into its second week Monday, with the judge and attorneys resuming their slow-moving task of questioning potential jurors one-by-on...

 2021-10-25 17:50 

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EU drug regulator OKs booster doses of Moderna's COVID shot...

AMSTERDAM (AP) — The European Medicines Agency said Monday that a booster dose of Moderna's coronavirus vaccine "can be considered...

 2021-10-25 17:50 

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Endangered whale population sinks close to 20-year low...

A type of whale that is one of the rarest marine mammals in the world lost nearly 10% of its population last year, a group of scientists and ocean life advocates said Monday....

 2021-10-25 17:49 

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Sandy Springs hosting pop-up meeting to learn about 2021 TSPLOST...

Sandy Springs will host an informational pop-up meeting to learn more about the Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (TSPLOST) 2021 referendum noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Hammond Park Administration Building, 5909 Glenridge Drive. The...

 2021-10-25 17:48 

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Fayette schools make face masks optional...

Face masks are now optional for Fayette County school students, staff and visitors inside school buildings. The school system circulated the announcement to parents on Friday. The memo said the change was due to "a significant decrease in our quaranti...

 2021-10-25 17:46 

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Coke offers $2,000 to employees who follow new vaccination requirement...

Coca-Cola offers employees $2,000 to get vaccinated for COVID-19 to comply with Dec. 8 mandate for federal contractors....

 2021-10-25 17:44 

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Readers write...

STEM education good for all students...

 2021-10-25 17:38 

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Fulton will give you $100 to get COVID-19 vaccine...

Fulton County government will start this week offering $100 gift cards to those who get vaccinated for COVID-19 at specific events....

 2021-10-25 17:37 

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How men (and women) can reduce their risk of cardiovascular disease...

Cardiovascular disease accounts for about one in every four deaths in the United States...

 2021-10-25 17:35 

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Fab Four of July acquisitions lead Braves to World Series...

HOUSTON (AP) — Atlanta had just stumbled again, losing its seventh straight attempt to get reach .500....

 2021-10-25 17:35 

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Hertz order for Teslas ranks among biggest-ever EV purchases...

DETROIT (AP) — Hertz announced Monday that it will buy 100,000 electric vehicles from Tesla, one of the largest purchases of battery-powered cars in history and the latest evidence of the nation's increasing commitment to EV technology....

 2021-10-25 17:30 

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Tennessee senator indicted on campaign cash scheme charges...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee state senator and a Nashville social club owner were indicted on charges that they violated campaign finance laws by illegally concealing the transfer of $91,000 during the Republican lawmaker's 2016 failed co...

 2021-10-25 17:29 

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Georgia to use COVID-19 relief funds to expand Childcare and Parent Services program...

One reason employers cannot find workers is that many parents lack a safe and affordable place to keep their children, but new federal funding could help solve that problem for thousands of Georgians....

 2021-10-25 17:25 

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SCAD Savannah Film Festival: Welcome to the Blumhouse panel discusses horror with young directors...

With Halloween lurking around the corner, the SCAD Savannah Film Festival has placed some of its focus on the horror genre....

 2021-10-25 17:23 

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EXPLAINER: Just what are Facebook Papers, anyway?...

The Facebook Papers project represents a unique collaboration among 17 American news organizations, including The Associated Press. Journalists from a variety of newsrooms, large and small, worked together to gain access to thousands of pages of internal ...

 2021-10-25 17:15 

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Oliver Marmol takes over as St. Louis Cardinals manager...

As Oliver Marmol transitioned into a coaching career with the St. Louis Cardinals, it became clear that he had the potential to become a big league manager one day....

 2021-10-25 17:10 

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Bears coach Nagy says he has tested positive for COVID-19...

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Chicago Bears coach Matt Nagy says he has tested positive for COVID-19....

 2021-10-25 17:10 

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US judge: Pablo Escobar's cocaine hippos legally 'people'...

The offspring of hippos once owned by Colombian drug kingpin Pablo Escobar can be recognized as people or "interested persons" with legal rights in the U.S. following a federal court order....

 2021-10-25 17:07 

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Dusty Baker: An old Brave comes home again...

Some 50 years ago, Dusty Baker prayed that the Braves would not draft him....

 2021-10-25 17:06 

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Hall of Famer Ken Griffey Jr. joins Mariners ownership group...

SEATTLE (AP) — Hall of Famer Ken Griffey Jr. is investing in the Seattle Mariners in a way he never has before....

 2021-10-25 17:03 

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Opinion: When school vaccines were routine, accepted...

The ongoing battles over COVID-19 vaccination in the U.S. are likely to get more heated when the Food and Drug Administration authorizes emergency use of a vaccine for children ages 5 to 11, expected later this fall....

 2021-10-25 17:00 

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GA Lottery...

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

 2021-10-25 17:00 

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

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

 2021-10-25 17:00 

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

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

 2021-10-25 17:00 

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

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

 2021-10-25 17:00 

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US official: Russia should send more gas to Europe 'quickly'...

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — A senior energy adviser to U.S. President Joe Biden urged Russia to supply more natural gas to Europe now rather than wait for approval of a newly completed pipeline, saying Monday that "they should do it quickly" t...

 2021-10-25 17:00 

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Vote: Week 9 Falcons Coach of the Week...

Each winning head coach of the Falcons Coach of the Week, presented by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, receives a $1,000 grant for their program, a commemorative Falcons item and recognition from the Falcons and AJC at a game this season. Vote now for t...

 2021-10-25 16:54 

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Another victim of serial killer John Wayne Gacy identified...

Authorities have identified the remains of one of the victims of John Wayne Gacy, who was convicted of killing 33 young men and boys in the Chicago area in the 1970s....

 2021-10-25 16:45 

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VP: Brazil to seek zero deforestation by 2028, up from 2030...

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's government will accelerate its timeline by two to three years to completely eliminate illegal deforestation, Vice President Hamilton Mouro told foreign press reporters on Monday....

 2021-10-25 16:35 

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Hurricane Rick hits Mexico's southern Pacific coast...

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A compact Hurricane Rick roared ashore along Mexico's southern Pacific coast early Monday with 105 mph (165 kmh) winds and heavy rain amid warnings of potential flash floods in the coastal mountains....

 2021-10-25 16:31 

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Gwinnett tax commissioner to mail Grayson's taxes in November...

Grayson residents will finally receive a bill for municipal taxes, bringing an uncertain dispute about tax collection to an end....

 2021-10-25 16:30 

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New delay for Georgia nuclear reactors as costs mount...

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Power Co. is pushing back the startup date for its two new nuclear reactors near Augusta, saying it's still redoing sloppy construction work and that contractors still aren't meeting deadlines....

 2021-10-25 16:25 

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Stocks gain ground on Wall Street ahead of tech earnings...

Stocks gained ground in afternoon trading on Wall Street Monday as investors look ahead to another busy week of earnings reports....

 2021-10-25 16:20 

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Hostage families to Biden: 'Bring our fellow Americans home'...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Relatives of more than two dozen American hostages and wrongful detainees held overseas told President Joe Biden in a letter on Monday that they questioned his administration's commitment to bringing their loved ones' home....

 2021-10-25 16:15 

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Another victim of serial killer John Wayne Gacy identified...

CHICAGO (AP) — Authorities have identified the remains of one of the victims of John Wayne Gacy, who was convicted of killing 33 young men and boys in the Chicago area in the 1970s....

 2021-10-25 16:15 

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New this week: Kaepernick, Sheeran and 'Star Trek' spin-off...

Here's a collection curated by The Associated Press' entertainment journalists of what's arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week....

 2021-10-25 16:15 

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Timme, Juzan, Cockburn headline AP preseason All-Americans...

Drew Timme could have left for the NBA after leading Gonzaga into last season's national title game. He likely would have been drafted and gone on to have a solid career....

 2021-10-25 16:10 

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NTSB chair wants Tesla to limit where Autopilot can operate...

DETROIT (AP) — The head of the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board is calling on Tesla to act on recommendations to limit where its Autopilot driver-assist system can operate and to put a system in place to make sure drivers are paying attenti...

 2021-10-25 16:00 

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Whistleblower Haugen says Facebook making online hate worse...

LONDON (AP) — Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen told British lawmakers Monday that the social media giant stokes online hate and extremism, fails to protect children from harmful content and lacks any incentive to fix the problems, providing str...

 2021-10-25 16:00 

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Lil Nas X returns with new song, video for the revealing 'Montero'...

Lil Nas X returns with new song, video for the revealing "Montero"...

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