GEORGIA, UNITED STATES
Loeffler paints herself as 'more conservative than Attila the Hun' in new campaign ad
Sen. Kelly Loeffler (R-Ga.) is comparing herself to an unlikely historical figure in a new campaign ad - Attila the Hun. Loeffler's 30-second ad aims to paint the Georgia Republican as voters' most conservative option ahead of the Nov. 3 special election in which she faces several candidates including Rep. Doug Collins (R-Ga.).
GBI: Man fatally shot after firing gun at Georgia officer
BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) - A Georgia police officer fatally shot a man who opened fire with a gun during a foot chase in the port city of Brunswick, state authorities said Sunday.The Georgia Bureau of Investigation said it's conducting an independent investigation, which is common practice for shootings by ...
More migrant women say they didn’t OK surgery in detention
Sitting across from her lawyer at an immigration detention center in rural Georgia, Mileidy Cardentey Fernandez unbuttoned her jail jumpsuit to show the scars on her abdomen.
Estate Planning during a Pandemic: GABB Sept. 29
The year 2020 has been one of unprecedented uncertainty for many individuals and businesses. Two estate-planning experts from Atlanta accounting firm Bennett Thrasher — Michael Thrasher and Gina Miller — will speak to the Georgia Association of Business Brokers on Sept. 29 about the impact of the pandemic, the election and uncertain future economic conditions.The GABB’s meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 29, will be at 10 a.m.
Democrats Demand Investigation of 'Mass Hysterectomies' of Migrants
Democrats are pushing for an investigation into the dramatic charge that a contract doctor secretly removed the uteruses of migrant women who were detained at a privately-run detention center in Georgia.
NCAA athletes given Election Day off as Georgia cancels campus voting
NCAA athletes will be given a day off to vote on November 3. Meanwhile, the University of Georgia cancelled on-campus voting after approving fan attendance at football games.
Georgian Police Say A Young Woman Killed Herself In The Backseat Of Her Car. Her Family Thinks There's More To It.
On July 22, 23-year-old Tamar Bachaliashvili was found dead in her car in a remote, rural area of southern Georgia, the victim of an apparent suicide. Her family disputes that version of events and have said her death is so troubling it warrants the involvement of the FBI.
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Fleeing suspect abandons winning lottery scratchcard
A suspect in Georgia left his good luck behind when he abandoned a winning lottery ticket while fleeing sheriff's deputies.
Cardi B files for divorce from Offset after nearly three years of marriage
The couple tied the knot in September 2017 and have a two-year-old daughter, Kulture. Court records show Grammy-winning hip-hop star Cardi B, whose real name is Belcalis Almanzar, filed for divorce in Georgia on Tuesday.
Complaints allege neglect, sterilization at Georgia migrant facility
Human rights groups and a whistle-blower are condemning the Trump administration for the treatment of migrants at a holding facility in Georgia, where they say there's negligence and abuse, like forced hysterectomies.
Clouds of chlorine vapor rise into the sky after chemical-packed warehouse catches fire near Atlanta, Georgia
A serious blaze has broken out inside a chemical storage facility near Atlanta, Georgia, prompting local authorities to suspend traffic along a nearby highway. This is the third such incident at the facility since 2004.Ten pallets of dry chemicals caught fire at a warehouse in the town of Conyers in Rockdale County, local media reported, citing officials.