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 2021-10-25 11:15 

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Israel OKs 1,300 settlement homes, testing fragile coalition...

JERUSALEM (AP) — A senior Israeli minister said Monday that he opposes the government's approval of more than 1,300 new settlement housing units in the occupied West Bank, highlighting stark disagreements between the country's ideologically ...

 2021-10-25 11:15 

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Opponents of critical race theory seek to flip school boards...

GUILFORD, Conn. (AP) — A racial reckoning began years ago for the Guilford school system, first with an episode in which a student wore blackface makeup to a home football game and then a fraught debate over the elimination of its mascot, the Indian...

 2021-10-25 11:12 

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Falcons looking for cornerback help with top 3 injured...

MIAMI -- With injuries to their top three cornerbacks, the Falcons are looking at other team's practice squads for help....

 2021-10-25 11:10 

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Spanish volcano more active, spews 'giant lava fountain'...

MADRID (AP) — A volcano erupting for the past five weeks on the Spanish island of La Palma is more active than ever, officials said Monday, after new lava flows following a partial collapse of the crater threatened to engulf previously unaffected ar...

 2021-10-25 11:10 

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4 Questions with Thomasville head coach Zach Grage...

Today's interviewee is Thomasville coach Zach Grage, whose team defeated Fitzgerald 15-8 to clinch the Region 1-2A championship. Thomasville is ranked No. 2 this week in Class 2A....

 2021-10-25 11:00 

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One of the U.S.'s largest wine cellars is inside this $2.75M Sandy Springs estate...

A Sandy Springs home on nearly 2.5 acres has been recognized in luxury magazines for a prized possession: one of the country's largest wine cellars....

 2021-10-25 11:00 

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Democratic frustration boils over with lack of progress on voting rights...

Voting rights has become a key issue for Democratic voters in Georgia, and inaction in Congress through use of the filibuster has caused some to express frustration with party leaders....

 2021-10-25 11:00 

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List: Seven teams that have clinched region titles...

Seven teams have clinched region championships....

 2021-10-25 11:00 

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Atlanta Opera's 'Julius Caesar' aims for 'Game of Thrones' vibe...

After an intense battle with a bitter rival during the Roman civil war, Julius Caesar moves toward Egypt with his head held high but more than a little road weary. There he falls deeply in love with that rival's daughter, Cleopatra, setting off a tale...

 2021-10-25 11:00 

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Best small towns for vacation homes, according to Travel + Leisure...

Two of them are just about six hours south of Atlanta...

 2021-10-25 10:57 

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Falcons' playtime percentage breakdown vs. Miami...

MIAMI Jason Spriggs, a former second-round pick by the Packers, started at right tackle for Kaleb McGary, and played all 64 offensive snaps (100%) in the 30-28 victory over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday....

 2021-10-25 10:56 

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James Michael Tyler, who played Gunther on 'Friends,' dies...

James Michael Tyler, the actor known widely for his recurring role as Gunther on "Friends," has died. He was 59....

 2021-10-25 10:45 

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Sheriff: Child's remains, 3 abandoned siblings found in Texas home...

The skeletal remains of a child, and three surviving siblings who appear to have been abandoned, were found inside an apartment in the Houston area, a sheriff said....

 2021-10-25 10:44 

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MONDAY'S WEATHER-TRAFFIC: Cold front to bring isolated storms this evening...

A cold front arriving in North Georgia on Monday will bring showers and storms to metro Atlanta and a chance of severe weather to the mountains, according to Channel 2 Action News....

 2021-10-25 10:40 

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The Latest: China urges dialogue between Sudan's factions...

BEIJING — China is urging a dialogue between Sudanese factions as an apparent military coup roils the nation....

 2021-10-25 10:35 

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Merck asks EU regulator to authorize pill that treats COVID...

AMSTERDAM (AP) — The pharmaceutical company Merck says it has asked the European Medicines Agency to authorize its COVID-19 antiviral treatment, the first pill that has been shown to treat the disease....

 2021-10-25 10:33 

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Sudan prime minister held in apparent coup; general declares emergency...

Sudan's leading general declared a state of emergency Monday, hours after his forces arrested the acting prime minister and other senior government officials....

 2021-10-25 10:30 

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Whistleblower Haugen to testify as UK scrutinizes Facebook...

LONDON (AP) — Former Facebook data scientist turned whistleblower Frances Haugen plans to answer questions Monday from lawmakers in the United Kingdom who are working on legislation to rein in the power of social media companies....

 2021-10-25 10:30 

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Clinician may respond to mental health crises with Norcross police...

Norcross officials will soon decide whether to become the next city in the metro Atlanta area to use a specialist to deescalate mental health crises....

 2021-10-25 10:30 

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Roswell job fair part of Fulton County Schools' recruitment effort...

Fulton County Schools will hold a hiring event for custodians and food service workers on Tuesday....

 2021-10-25 10:25 

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Sudan PM held in apparent coup; general declares emergency...

CAIRO (AP) — Sudan's leading general declared a state of emergency Monday, hours after his forces arrested the acting prime minister and disrupted the internet in an apparent coup as the country was nearing a planned transition to a civilian lea...

 2021-10-25 10:20 

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Sudan general declares state of emergency after PM arrested...

CAIRO (AP) — Sudan's leading general declared a state of emergency Monday, hours after his forces arrested the acting prime minister and other senior government officials....

 2021-10-25 10:05 

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'Breakdown' Ep.13: Jurors express some strong opinions...

AJC Breakdown Podcast Season 8, Episode 13: The trial for the three men charged in Ahmaud Arbery's killing got off to a slow start in Brunswick, Ga. In this episode, we look at some of the strong opinions expressed during jury selection and what it sa...

 2021-10-25 10:01 

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Russia marks another record number of daily COVID-19 cases...

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia reported another daily record of confirmed coronavirus cases Monday as a surge in infections has prompted the Kremlin to tell most people to stay away from work starting later this week....

 2021-10-25 10:00 

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EXCLUSIVE: Norfolk Southern Railway donates gigantic railroad archive to history center...

Atlanta exists because of the railroad. A newly-gifted railroad archive will help tell the story of Atlanta....

 2021-10-25 10:00 

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Megachurch gets clearance to build residential development in East Cobb...

North Point Ministries, an Alpharetta megachurch with satellite locations across metro Atlanta, will erect a new worship center in East Cobb....

 2021-10-25 10:00 

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Chaka Khan proves 'Ain't Nobody' like her in Stockbridge show...

The mark of a true superstar musician is not when your fans sing a chorus or two, but the whole song....

 2021-10-25 10:00 

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OPINION: Old Portman concrete tower could deliver new life to downtown...

In the city of Atlanta, a plan is seemingly afoot to transform an entire tower at John Portman's iconic Peachtree Center from office space into residential. Atlanta Journal-Constitution columnist Bill Torpy weighs in on why this...

 2021-10-25 10:00 

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Losing the gift of gab...

Real Life with Nedra Rhone introduces Real Life Relationships, a monthly reader-contributed essay that explores the many ways in which we are connected and the attendant emotions — happiness, sadness, fear and anger — those connections can bri...

 2021-10-25 09:55 

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COVID-19 killed 4 times as many Georgia cops as violence, accidents...

The deadliest threat facing law enforcement officers in Georgia isn't being shot, stabbed or run over by assailants — it's COVID-19....

 2021-10-25 09:45 

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The Latest: Germany urges halt to apparent coup in Sudan...

BERLIN — Germany has demanded an immediate halt to the apparent military coup underway in Sudan....

 2021-10-25 09:35 

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UN: Greenhouse gas concentrations hit a new record in 2020...

GENEVA (AP) — The World Meteorological Organization reported Monday that greenhouse gas concentrations hit a new record high last year and increased at a faster rate than the annual average for the last decade despite a temporary reduction during pa...

 2021-10-25 09:30 

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Gwinnett school district struggles to hire paraprofessionals...

The school board voted to contract with an external staffing firm to fill more than 130 vacancies....

 2021-10-25 09:05 

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German court sentences IS woman to 10 years in prison...

BERLIN (AP) — A German convert to Islam was sentenced to 10 years in prison Monday on charges that, as a member of the extremist Islamic State group in Iraq, she allowed a 5-year-old Yazidi girl she and her husband kept as a slave to die of thirst i...

 2021-10-25 09:01 

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Australia wants Facebook to seek parental consent for kids...

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia plans to crack down on online advertisers targeting children by making social media platforms seek parental consent for users younger than 16 years old to join or face fines of 10 million Australian dollars ($7.5...

 2021-10-25 09:00 

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Atlanta schools offer $3K to lure teachers for online class...

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta public school officials are offering a $3,000 bonus to try to recruit new teachers for additional virtual classes....

 2021-10-25 08:55 

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Wife of jailed Turkish activist says case is 'inexplicable'...

ISTANBUL (AP) — The wife of a jailed philanthropist at the center of a diplomatic crisis between Turkey and 10 Western nations described her husband's imprisonment as inexplicable Monday....

 2021-10-25 08:35 

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The Latest: UN mission rebukes apparent coup in Sudan...

CAIRO — The United Nations Mission to Sudan has issued an emphatic rebuke of what it called an ongoing coup and attempts to undermine the northeast African nation's fragile democratic transition....

 2021-10-25 08:00 

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PM, officials detained, internet down in apparent Sudan coup...

CAIRO (AP) — Military forces arrested Sudan's acting prime minister and senior government officials Monday, disrupted internet access and blocked bridges in the capital Khartoum, the country's information ministry said, describing the action...

 2021-10-25 07:50 

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129-year journey nears end as France returns Benin treasures...

PARIS (AP) — In a decision with potential ramifications across European museums, France is displaying 26 looted colonial-era artifacts for one last time before returning them home to Benin....

 2021-10-25 07:25 

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The Latest: EU, US voice 'grave' concern over Sudan upheaval...

CAIRO — The European Union has joined the United States in expressing grave concern about a possible military takeover underway in Sudan....

 2021-10-25 07:15 

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Inter Miami CF plays Atlanta United FC on 4-game road slide...

Inter Miami CF (11-15-5, 10th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Atlanta United FC (11-9-10, seventh in the Eastern Conference)...

 2021-10-25 07:15 

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PM, officials detained, internet down in apparent Sudan coup...

CAIRO (AP) — Sudan's interim prime minister and a number of senior government officials were arrested Monday, the information ministry said, describing the actions as a military coup....

 2021-10-25 07:08 

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Solutions: What to know about new COVID pill, molnupiravir...

The world could soon be armed with another tool to fight the coronavirus pandemic: a twice-daily pill that has been shown to reduce the risk of hospitalization and death among people infected with the coronavirus....

 2021-10-25 06:35 

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Motivated by late father's words, Baker chases elusive crown...

HOUSTON (AP) — Dusty Baker, then manager of the San Francisco Giants, had just left the stadium after a crushing loss to the Anaheim Angels in Game 7 of the 2002 World Series when he met up with his father....

 2021-10-25 06:35 

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In France, Trump-like TV pundit rocks presidential campaign...

PARIS (AP) — A survivor of the terrible journey to Auschwitz remembered how the youngest wailed. There were 99 children squeezed among 751 adults gasping for air, crazed by thirst and hunger, aboard convoy No. 63 that departed Paris at 10 minutes pa...

 2021-10-25 06:30 

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Officials detained, internet down in apparent Sudan coup...

CAIRO (AP) —...

 2021-10-25 06:20 

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Proposed mine tests UK climate efforts ahead of UN meeting...

WHITEHAVEN, England (AP) — In the patchwork of hills, lakes and sea that makes up England's northwest corner, most people see beauty. Dave Cradduck sees broken dreams....

 2021-10-25 06:00 

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Asia stocks mixed after Wall St slips, China travel curbs...

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed Monday after Wall Street slipped and China tightened travel controls in some areas in response to coronavirus infections....

 2021-10-25 05:50 

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Officials detained, internet down in possible Sudan coup...

CAIRO (AP) — Military forces detained a number of senior Sudanese government figures on Monday, the country's information ministry said, as the country's main pro-democracy group called on people to take to the streets to counter an apparent...

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