ATLANTA (AP) — Investigators say THC has been found in a food sample taken from an Atlanta-area middle school where students were sent to the hospital on Valentine's Day.
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ATLANTA (AP) — Voters in Georgia could soon get new electronic touchscreen voting machines that print a paper ballot under legislation approved by a House subcommittee Thursday.
CUMMING, Ga. (AP) — The sheriff's office of Forsyth County, Georgia, says a woman found dead in the backyard of a Cumming home died in an accidental fall.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — When the Republican narrowly leading the country's last undecided congressional election asks North Carolina elections officials to overlook ballot manipulation in a rural county and declare him the winner, he'll have to overcome testimony from a compelling witness — his son.
RALEIGH, N.C. — Contradicting his father’s previous denials, the son of Republican Mark Harris testified Wednesday that he told the candidate multiple times that he had concerns about the political operative hired to run an absentee ballot campaign in Bladen County.
WASHINGTON — Alabama Republican Rep. Bradley Byrne launched his Senate campaign Wednesday, kicking off the contest to take on one of the most vulnerable senators in the country: Democrat Doug Jones.
ATLANTA (AP) — A hearing on what type of new voting system Georgia should adopt will move into its third day after over seven hours of sometimes raucous public testimony.
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — Nearing the end of a lively town hall with hundreds of voters packed into an art gallery, Cory Booker surveyed the crowd and reassured them that his sunny, unity-first presidential campaign is also tough.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The son of the Republican in the country's last undecided congressional election testified Wednesday that he warned his parents that he thought the North Carolina political operative now accused of illegally collecting voter's ballots used shady methods and should be avoided.
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A U.S. soldier grievously wounded in a suicide bombing two years ago in Afghanistan is suing an American defense contractor that employed the bomber, saying its negligence allowed the man to carry out the attack.
ATLANTA (AP) — The Georgia House Democratic Caucus has slammed Gov. Brian Kemp's Medicaid waiver proposal, saying it will be more expensive, cover fewer people and take longer than the full Medicaid expansion they support.
PLATTSBURG, Mo. (AP) — A suburban Kansas City man has been sentenced to 28 years in prison for killing a Georgia man whose remains were discovered 19 months after he went missing.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Conservation groups suing President Donald Trump's administration over plans to conduct offshore drilling tests want a judge to halt preparatory work for the drilling until their case is heard in court.
WASHINGTON — Sen. Bernie Sanders, the self-described democratic socialist, received $5.9 million from about 223,000 donors in the 24 hours after he announced his repeat bid for the U.S. presidency.
ATLANTA (AP) — A company that cleans the interior of passenger planes for Delta Air Lines says it's laying off more than 1,100 workers in Atlanta as the airline switches to a new contractor to perform the job.
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say a man was found dead at an unlicensed personal care home in Georgia and that a woman accused of operating the home has been indicted on murder and neglect charges.
HOUSTON (AP) — A Georgia man has been sentenced to more than six years in federal prison for a bogus invoice scam that cost a Central Texas city nearly $800,000.
CUMMING, Ga. (AP) — Sheriff's officials are completing their investigation into the death of a Georgia woman who was found unresponsive during a house party.
CHICAGO (AP) — The survivors of a man who last year died of pancreatic cancer have filed a federal lawsuit in Chicago contending a shipping company lost some the man's cremated remains.
NEW YORK — CNN, a frequent target of President Donald Trump, hired a member of his administration to be its new political editor and oversee 2020 election coverage.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Officials say a Delta Air Lines jet has made an emergency landing in Tennessee after the pilot reported lightning had struck the plane.
RALEIGH, N.C. — The top campaign consultant for Republican Mark Harris denied Tuesday that he knew a Bladen County political operative was allegedly engaged in unlawful ballot collection during the 2018 campaign in North Carolina’s 9th District.
ATLANTA (AP) — A packed hearing on what sort of new voting machines Georgia should adopt will spill over into a second day to accommodate a long list of people wishing to testify at the state Capitol.
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ATLANTA (AP) — A proposal to allow Gov. Brian Kemp to pursue Medicaid waivers from the federal government has been approved by a Georgia Senate committee.
BOSTON (AP) — Democrats in Congress are accusing the Education Department of interfering with an investigation by the agency's independent watchdog.
ATLANTA (AP) — A congressional subcommittee is highlighting voting problems in Georgia as possible justification for restoring federal oversight of elections in places with a history of discrimination.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge on Tuesday ordered Roger Stone to appear in court to consider whether to revoke his bail after the Trump confidant posted a photo on Instagram of the judge with what appeared to be crosshairs of a gun.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on a hearing outlining a ballot fraud investigation in an undeclared North Carolina congressional race for which a winner hasn't been finalized (all times local):
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is declining to revive a defamation lawsuit against Bill Cosby that was filed by a woman who says he raped her and later spread lies about her when she came forward.
WASHINGTON — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, the progressive iconoclast who emerged from the ideological fringe four years ago to build a movement that reshaped the Democratic Party, entered the race for the 2020 presidential nomination Tuesday.
MANCHESTER, N.H. — So many presidential candidates are already traipsing through this tiny New England state that Neil Levesque has to play traffic cop.
DENVER (AP) — America's suburbs are today's great political battleground, long seen as an independent pivot between the country's liberal cities and conservative small towns and rural expanse.
DOUGLASVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say an off-duty U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officer has killed a man outside a Walmart in Georgia.
SOUTH FULTON, Ga. (AP) — The Georgia state Board of Natural Resources has approved the use of $500,000 of emergency funds to help extinguish an unlicensed landfill fire near the Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta.