JONESBORO DEMOCRAT WANTS POLICE CHASE POLICY FOR ALL OF GEORGIA

A Georgia lawmaker wants a statewide policy for when officers should pursue a suspect and when they should call off a chase to keep...

NEW BOARD TO OVERSEE TRANSIT EXPANSION ACROSS METRO ATLANTA

Metro Atlanta is on the verge of a major transit expansion. The ATL Board will try to create a seamless regional transit system.

 
 
 

AJC INVESTIGATION: HOW BRIAN KEMP TURNED WARNING OF ELECTION SYSTEM VULNERABILITY AGAINST DEMOCRATS 

An AJC investigation found that allegations that Georgia Democrats had hacked the state's election system were baseless, a ploy to...

HOW A CYBERCRIME THAT NEVER HAPPENED MAY HAVE TIPPED GEORGIA ELECTION

An AJC investigation found that allegations that Georgia Democrats had hacked the state's election system were baseless, a ploy to...

 
 
 

THE JOLT: DONALD TRUMP AND THE OTHER THING THAT HAPPENED IN AUGUST 2015

Late this summer, federal prosecutors in New York promulgated a 22-page list of Michael Cohen's sins against the U.S. legal code. The...

‘PET PROJECTS?' HOW DEAL HAS TRANSFORMED HIS HOMETOWN OF GAINESVILLE

Gov. Nathan Deal says the more than $220 million worth of taxpayer-funded initiatives in Gainesville will pay broader economic dividends...

 
 
 

HBCUS AND TRUMP: UP AND DOWN RELATIONSHIP

President Donald Trump promised help for HBCUs, and there are modest improvements

HOW TO TURN TEENS INTO ENTHUSIASTIC READERS

One of the ways Griffin High School teacher Onessia Mosby gets her students to read is to show them how much she loves to read. She...

 
 
 

REPORT: GEORGIA POWER COAL ASH PONDS LEAKING TOXINS INTO GROUNDWATER

The study looked at information for Georgia's 12 coal-powered plants made public through the 2015 federal Coal Combustion Residuals...

LOBBYISTS SPENT $20,000 DURING GEORGIA'S SPECIAL LEGISLATIVE SESSION

Most of the $20,000 lobbyists spent during Georgia's special legislative session went toward feeding lawmakers and their staffers.

 
 
 

WHEN WILL GEORGIA SCHOOLS WAKE UP TO BENEFITS OF LATER STARTING TIMES? 

First bell at a new Gwinnett high school is 7 a.m., which research shows is challenging for many sleep-deprived teens. Seattle pushed...

RAILROAD GIANT'S NEW ATLANTA HQ A TRIUMPH OF CITY-STATE ALLIANCE

Norfolk Southern made official Wednesday what was long expected - that the company's headquarters is moving from Virginia to Atlanta.

 
 
 

MOST GEORGIA LAWMAKERS BACK FARM BILL, BUT SOME SEE MISSED OPPORTUNITY

Local farm and commodity groups in Georgia, as well as the head of the Atlanta Community Food Bank, cheered the passage of the $867...

DISAGREEMENT PERSISTS OVER REPLACEMENT GEORGIA VOTING SYSTEM

A group recommending Georgia's next voting system disagrees over whether to use hand-marked paper ballots or ballot-marking devices.

 
 
 

NORFOLK SOUTHERN CEO: ATLANTA WILL BE ‘A GREAT CORPORATE HOME FOR US'

An interview with Norfolk Southern Chairman and CEO Jim Squires about the company's Atlanta relocation.

THE JOLT: ABRAMS IS BACK ON TV, THIS TIME WITH A HEALTHCARE MESSAGE

Since losing the race for governor Stacey Abrams has filed a lawsuit challenging the electoral system, waded into national voting rights...

 
 
 

TORPY AT LARGE: HOW SCOOTERS HAVE ATLANTA FALLING HARD TO REGULATE 'EM

AJC columnist Bill Torpy on why the onslaught of electric scooters, and scooter-related injuries, has Atlanta looking to initiate regulations.

HOW ATLANTA LANDED NORFOLK-SOUTHERN'S NEW HQ 

The alliance between the Gold Dome and Atlanta City Hall that helped forge a publicly-financed plan to build a mini-city atop downtown's...

 
 
 

WHOM DO TEACHERS TRUST? 

In a new survey on issues affecting k-12 education, public school teachers voiced more concerns about testing than parents and expressed...

DAVID RALSTON: ON FINDING CASH FOR RURAL BROADBAND, ‘RELIGIOUS LIBERTY' AND TEACHER PAY RAISES

Athens - When the Legislature convenes in January, the state will have a new governor, and a new lieutenant governor - who will preside...

 
 
 



Facebook says bug wrongly gave third-party apps access to photos of up to...

Facebook says bug wrongly gave third-party apps access to photos of up to 6.8M users

The breach occurred for 12 days in September. Read more ...

Ex-Trump lawyer: 'I knew what I was doing was wrong'

Ex-Trump lawyer: 'I knew what I was doing was wrong'

President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer Michael Cohen says he bought the silence of two women because Trump was "very concerned" about how their stories of alleged... Read more ...

Here's Kate Middleton and Prince William's 2018 Christmas Card Portrait With...

Here's Kate Middleton and Prince William's 2018 Christmas Card Portrait With the Royal Kids

Louis has gotten so big! Read more ...

Jon Kyl Resigning As Arizona Senator After Replacing John McCain

Jon Kyl Resigning As Arizona Senator After Replacing John McCain

The state's GOP governor will need to name another replacement. Read more ...

Pastor catches flak for gifting wife $200K Lamborghini

Pastor catches flak for gifting wife $200K Lamborghini

A South Carolina pastor is dealing with a mix of harsh criticism and supportive praise after giving his wife a $200,000 luxury SUV for their eighth anniversary. Read more ...

On His Way Out, Walker Signs Laws Weakening Successor

On His Way Out, Walker Signs Laws Weakening Successor

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, just 24 days before he leaves office, signed a sweeping package of Republican-written legislation Friday that restricts early voting and weakens... Read more ...

Almost $40 billion has been erased from Johnson & Johnson's market value...

Almost $40 billion has been erased from Johnson & Johnson's market value, but JPMorgan says the selling is overdone

Johnson & Johnson plunged more than 9% Friday after Reuters reported the company has known "for decades" that some of its baby powder contained traces of asbestos. The selling... Read more ...

Homeland Security chief blames migrant girl's death on her family

Homeland Security chief blames migrant girl's death on her family

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen on Friday blamed the death of a 7-year-old Guatemalan girl while in Border Patrol custody on her family for crossing illegally... Read more ...

Students sent home after Sandy Hook school receives threat on shooting...

Students sent home after Sandy Hook school receives threat on shooting anniversary

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Chris Christie asks Trump to take his name out of consideration for White...

Chris Christie asks Trump to take his name out of consideration for White House chief of staff

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said he is not interested in serving as President Trump's chief of staff on Friday. Christie, among several other individual under... Read more ...