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Atlanta reveals 3 bidders for Turner Field redevelopment

ATLANTA (AP) — Three groups, including Georgia State University, have submitted bids to acquire all or part of Turner Field, according to the recreation authority overseeing ...

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Posted: nov. 24, 2015 11:13 a.m.

Deadly 'kissing bug' reported in Georgia

ATLANTA (AP) — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says a deadly insect known as the "kissing bug" has made its way to Georgia.

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Posted: nov. 24, 2015 9:14 a.m.

Tybee Island considers limiting open air alcohol consumption

TYBEE ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Tybee Island officials and a crowd control task force have discussed a recent recommendation to curb open-air alcohol consumption to regulate ...

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Posted: nov. 13, 2015 4:05 p.m.

Braves planning commemoration of final season at the Ted

ATLANTA (AP) — The Braves are planning a season-long commemoration of their final year at Turner Field, including a special patch on players' jerseys.

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Posted: nov. 10, 2015 4:49 p.m.

Jimmy Carter says doctors find no new cancer growth

ATLANTA (AP) — Doctors have found Jimmy Carter is responding well to treatment for cancer, according to a statement released by the former U.S. president ...

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Posted: nov. 10, 2015 4:47 p.m.

Savannah mayor, challenger headed for Dec. 1 runoff

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Savannah Mayor Edna Jackson and challenger Eddie DeLoach are headed for a runoff.

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Posted: nov. 04, 2015 11:03 a.m.

Georgia suspends freshman Patrick, Rivers following arrests

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Georgia freshman Natrez Patrick and Chauncey Rivers have been suspended for Saturday's game against Kentucky following their arrests on marijuana charges ...

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Posted: nov. 04, 2015 11:02 a.m.

Hard Rock Hotel planned near Atlanta Falcons' new stadium

ATLANTA (AP) — The company behind Hard Rock Hotels says it's planning to open one in the downtown Atlanta area, near the Atlanta Falcons' new ...

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Posted: nov. 03, 2015 1:40 p.m.

Jimmy Carter says he feels fine, keeps busy despite cancer

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Jimmy Carter's August announcement that doctors had discovered tumors on his brain came with a promise: The former U.S. president ...

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Posted: nov. 02, 2015 11:38 a.m.

Georgia man gets 21 months for stealing sea turtle eggs

BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — A coastal Georgia man has been sentenced to 21 months in prison for stealing the eggs of protected sea turtles while he ...

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Posted: oct. 28, 2015 1:02 p.m.

Man shot and wounded by police outside Atlanta

WOODSTOCK, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say police shot and wounded a man outside Atlanta after he pointed his weapon at officers.

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Posted: oct. 28, 2015 1:01 p.m.

New state study plots peak times for deer-vehicle collisions

MACON, Ga. (AP) — University of Georgia researchers have a new study out that could tell motorists the most likely times for collisions with deer in ...

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Posted: oct. 26, 2015 12:48 p.m.

UGA receiving more rape reports after change in policy

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — University of Georgia campus police are receiving far more rape reports in the past couple of years than in previous ones, a ...

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Posted: oct. 26, 2015 12:47 p.m.

Georgia man faces prison again for stealing sea turtle eggs

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Less than two years after he was released from prison, Lewis Jackson found authorities waiting for him as he boarded a ferry ...

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Posted: oct. 24, 2015 11:03 a.m.

Female beluga dies at Georgia Aquarium

ATLANTA (AP) — One of the first beluga whales to arrive at the Georgia Aquarium has died.

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Posted: oct. 23, 2015 12:17 a.m.

Body found near Decatur school

DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say a man walking his dog heard gunshots and then found a body near an abandoned school outside Atlanta.

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Posted: oct. 22, 2015 9:55 a.m.

US stocks traded mixed after mostly positive earnings news

Major U.S. stock indexes are mixed in midday trading Wednesday as investors sized up the latest company earnings and deal news. Several big companies ...

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Posted: oct. 21, 2015 1:48 p.m.

Police probe what happened to student found hurt, but alive

ATLANTA (AP) — Police continue to investigate what happened to a Georgia Tech student found injured along railroad tracks in Atlanta three nights and two days ...

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Posted: oct. 20, 2015 9:16 a.m.

Einstein statue to arrive on Georgia Tech campus

ATLANTA (AP) — A larger-than-life likeness of Albert Einstein is to make its debut this week at the Georgia Institute of Technology.

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Posted: oct. 20, 2015 9:14 a.m.

Georgia hospitals, cancer chain duel again over state rule

ATLANTA (AP) — An old battle between Georgia's hospitals and a national cancer treatment chain flared up this fall.

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Posted: oct. 17, 2015 2:59 p.m.

Missouri, Georgia trying to stay alive in SEC East race

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Missouri and Georgia, who have combined to win the last four SEC East titles, know the loser of Saturday night's game ...

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Posted: oct. 16, 2015 4:08 p.m.

State jobless rate unchanged, remains above national rate

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's unemployment rate is holding steady at 5.8 percent.

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Posted: oct. 15, 2015 11:20 a.m.

2 men arrested after deputy crashes during chase in Conyers

CONYERS, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say two men have been arrested after a deputy crashed while pursuing them in an area east of Atlanta.

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Posted: oct. 15, 2015 12:31 a.m.

Ex-NBA star found unconscious at brothel

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Lamar Odom, the NBA star and reality TV personality embraced by teammates and fans for his humble approach to fame, was on ...

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Posted: oct. 14, 2015 4:14 p.m.

Georgia utilities: More than 14,000 still without power

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia utility firms report that more than 14,000 customers were still without power after weekend storms, down from more than 33,000 ...

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Posted: oct. 05, 2015 10:25 a.m.

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