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ATLANTA (AP) — Racing to shore up their election systems before November, states are using millions of dollars from the federal government to tighten cybersecurity, safeguard their voter registration rolls and improve communication between county and state election officers.
ATLANTA (AP) — As Amazon.com prepares to select its site for a second headquarters, Atlanta leaders want to know more about plans for a colossal development project downtown.
ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia judge has dismissed a murder indictment against a man accused of injecting heroin into the veins of another man who overdosed and died.
Broadly speaking, a team that starts the season in the Top 25 and finishes it unranked has had a disappointing season, failing to meet expectations. The converse is likely to be true as well.
OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — Kris Richard wears cleats to practice just in case the new secondary coach of the Dallas Cowboys decides to jump in on a play, which he did in training camp.
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday amid doubts about the prospects for resolving the trade dispute between the U.S. and China.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Support for charter schools and private school voucher programs has gone up over the past year, with Republicans accounting for much of the increase, according to a survey published Tuesday.
The mayors of Cobb’s six cities are scheduled to meet Thursday for one of the first stops necessary to select a board member to the Atlanta-region Transit Link Authority.
For years, Tesla's board remained almost invisible, staying behind the curtain as superstar Chairman and CEO Elon Musk guided the electric car maker to huge stock price increases. Now, given Musk's recent questionable behavior, experts say it's time for the board to step onstage and take act…
Tickets will be on sale starting Tuesday for the Nov. 17 Kennesaw State University football game against Jacksonville State, the first football game to be played at SunTrust Park.
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A judge on Monday ordered Michigan's health director to stand trial for involuntary manslaughter in two deaths linked to Legionnaires' disease in the Flint area, the highest-ranking official to face criminal charges as a result of the city's tainted water scandal.
NEW YORK (AP) — If anyone knows what Michael Cohen is up against, his lawyer figures it's John Dean, the former White House counsel who turned on President Richard Nixon and helped run him out of office.
The tree at 541 E. Main St. that fell across the road Monday afternoon blocked traffic on the main thoroughfare and caused a local power outage, is in the process of being cleared by city's public works staff.There was no storm or high wind that preceded the fall, which occurred at about 3:4…
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Heaven Hill Distillery of Kentucky is taking Bob Dylan's whiskey company to court, claiming trademark infringement involving its logo.
DALTON, Ga. (AP) — Campaigning in a north Georgia county where President Donald Trump got 70 percent of the vote, the Democratic nominee for governor recently talked about helping small businesses, expanding access to affordable health care and quality public education, and championing emerg…
A well-traveled Smyrna intersection reopened late Monday morning after a two-vehicle crash knocked over street lights at South Cobb Drive at Pat Mell Road, just west of Old Concord Road.
A teacher at Lindley Middle School was fired and arrested last week after police say he allegedly hit a student with a stool, according to an arrest warrant.
An exclusive collection from Fabio Napoleoni will be featured Friday through Sunday at Vinings Gallery on Canton in Roswell to benefit a nonprofit close to the artist’s heart.
Fun Spot America, a family-owned business with a history dating back to 1969 in the industry, announced the opening of the Samson Monster track at their Georgia location. Samson Monster Track is the first elevated go-kart track in Georgia and is the largest track Fun Spot America has ever bu…
The Cherokee Sheriff’s Office on Monday announced the creation of seven “public transaction zones” in different locations across Cherokee County for residents to meet someone to make a safe purchase, sale or trade.
Turnrow Bath, Body and Home will mark its fifth year selling natural products at the Roswell Arts Festival on Sept. 15 and 16.
A tree at 541 E. Main St. fell across the road Monday afternoon blocking traffic on downtown's main thoroughfare and causing a local power outage.
Metro Atlanta Theatre (MAT) Awards returns to Roswell Cul-tural Arts Center on Aug. 26 to spotlight the best in stage per-formance.
MARIETTA — The three Marietta High School students ruled ineligible to play football this year will get a second shot at appealing their cases, a Cobb Superior Court judge ruled Monday afternoon.
Alpharetta Mayor Jim Gilvin will mark another item off his lists of firsts on Aug. 23, running in the Mayor’s Corporate Challenge 5K.
NORWAY, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say a longtime drag racer died after crashing his jet engine-powered car at a track in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.
For one day only, Roswell Square Park transforms into pop-up ice cream parlor courtesy of ‘Miss Mary’s Ice Cream Crankin’’ event on Aug. 26.
OSKALOOSA, Iowa (AP) — Race drivers and others have been answering the call from an 11-year-old Iowa boy who wants racing stickers to cover his casket after he dies from leukemia.
An 18-year-old man was ejected from a pickup truck after losing control in the rain Sunday night near Six Flags Over Georgia, according to Cobb Police.
NEW YORK (AP) — No. 1 Alabama tops preseason Top 25 for third consecutive year, followed by Clemson, Georgia, Wisconsin and Ohio State.
NEW YORK (AP) — MTV is launching its first-ever midterm election drive to encourage young people to register and vote, hoping fans make voting a communal effort with their friends.