ATLANTA (AP) — A 13-year-old boy has had one of his legs amputated after his family's attorney says a behavioral specialist body-slammed the boy multiple times last month at an alternative school for children with disciplinary issues.
ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer was escorted to the locker room late in the first half of Tuesday night's preseason win over New Orleans after being bowled over by Pelicans guard Langston Galloway, who was chasing a loose ball.
ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia prisoner who was recently diagnosed with autism should not be put to death, his lawyers argue in court briefs, saying his scheduled execution this week would be unconstitutional.
ATLANTA (AP) — Two additional people wanted on murder and human-trafficking charges have been arrested after authorities say a 14-year-old girl in Florida fatally overdosed on pills she was told would help her forget about having sex with men.
This year's presidential election is the first to be held without a key enforcement provision of the federal Voting Rights Act, leading some experts to warn about possible trouble at the polls. Some key concerns and how voters can get help:
ATLANTA (AP) — A decades-long fight between Florida and Georgia over the supply of water in the states' shared watershed is headed to trial, despite the pleas of a special master appointed by the U.S. Supreme Court to reach a settlement instead.
BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — A former teacher has testified that the mother of a 22-month-old boy appeared surprised after learning her son was not at a daycare; the toddler was actually in a hot SUV, where he would die.
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Tens of thousands of customers were still without power Tuesday along Georgia's coast in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew as residents continued the tasks of cleaning up and putting their lives back together.
BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — All jurors have been accounted for following Hurricane Matthew and testimony is set to resume in the trial of a Georgia man accused of intentionally leaving his 22-month-old son in a hot SUV to die, the judge presiding over the case said Tuesday.
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Life along Georgia's coast continued its slow return to normal after Hurricane Matthew, though authorities advised patience as power is restored, trees are cleared and roads are reopened.
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Behind the bronze statue of Revolutionary War hero Sgt. William Jasper clutching a fatal bullet wound in his side, there's a new casualty in Madison Square — a mighty live oak tree crashed onto the ground, its roots wrenched from the soil with such force they dislodged chunks of a brick walkway.
BROOKLINE, Mass. (AP) — One of India's largest colleges is expanding into the U.S. with the purchase of one campus in New York and a proposal to buy two more, drawing opposition from state officials in Massachusetts about the quality of the education it will offer.
BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — As Hurricane Matthew swirled along the Atlantic Coast of Florida, people on Georgia's barrier islands had one last chance to travel inland before hunkering down and riding out the storm.