A DEAL PORTRAIT STEEPED WITH SYMBOLISM UNVEILED AT EMOTIONAL CEREMONY 

Gov. Nathan Deal wanted his official portrait to symbolize his most cherished moments over two terms in the state's top office. And...

GEORGIA SUES OPIOID MANUFACTURERS FOR ALLEGEDLY FUELING DRUG CRISIS

Georgia Attorney General Chris Carr filed a lawsuit Thursday seeking to hold pharmaceutical companies accountable for the spread of...

 
 
 

GEORGIA ELECTION YEAR ENDS WITH STATE HOUSE WINNER

A retired probate judge, Mitchell Scoggins, won a special election to replace former state Rep. Christian Coomer in House District...

HOW HOUSE DEMS PLAN TO TACKLE VOTING RIGHTS AND OTHER TOP GEORGIA ISSUES

The Democratic takeover of the U.S. House on Thursday will mean more than just an endless string of subpoenas for the Trump administration...

 
 
 

GEORGIA POLITICS IN 2019: HOW WILL DEMOCRATS USE THEIR NEW CLOUT? 

The wild November elections could just be a preview of the tumultuous year ahead in Georgia politics.

SOMETIMES, GEORGIA HEALTH CARE COSTS ARE A SIMPLE MATTER OF LOCATION

In Georgia, where you live is among the forces that have nothing to do with your health choices but can lead to higher insurance premiums.

 
 
 

GEORGIA LAWMAKERS PREPARE NEW CRACKDOWN ON SEX TRAFFICKERS

Legislation targeting sex trafficking in Georgia will focus on creating more resources for law enforcement and coordinating trauma...

GEORGIA POLITICS IN 2019: WHO WILL CHALLENGE DAVID PERDUE?  

The wild November elections could just be a preview of the tumultuous year ahead in Georgia politics.

 
 
 

THE JOLT: IN A PULPIT CRITIQUE OF DONALD TRUMP, HANK JOHNSON INVOKES ADOLF HITLER

U.S. Rep. Hank Johnson has never been a fan of President Donald Trump, but the Lithonia Democrat significantly dialed up his criticism...

STUDY: WHEN GRADES GO HOME ON FRIDAY, CHILD ABUSE GOES UP ON SATURDAY

A new study found nearly a four-fold increase in the incidence rate of verified child physical abuse reports on Saturdays after a Friday...

 
 
 

FOR DONALD TRUMP AND ERICK ERICKSON, AUGUST 2015 WAS A CRUCIAL MONTH

The implications have been slow to surface, but it seems as if the month of August 2015 was an important turning point for two American...

PROPOSAL FOR DYSLEXIA LEGISLATION MAY FACE UPHILL BATTLE

Legislative plan for dyslexia funding faces uphill battle without Sen. Millar

 
 
 

ENCRYPTION IS THE BIGGEST CHALLENGE FOR THE NEXT GBI HEAD, KEENAN SAYS

Retiring Georgia Bureau of Investigation Director Vernon Keenan said the biggest challenge his replacement will face is rapid advances...

CRIME VICTIM RIGHTS AMONG NEW GEORGIA LAWS TAKING EFFECT JAN. 1

Laws covering crime victims. internet sales taxes and more take effect in Georgia on Jan. 1, 2019.

 
 
 

FORMER PRESIDENT CARTER ATTENDS EBENEZER BAPTIST CHURCH SERVICE

Several dozen members of Carter's family are expected to join him this morning at the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church, a civil rights...

TORPY AT LARGE: WOUNDS LICKED, MARY NORWOOD IS BACK IN THE FRAY

Bill Torpy talks to Mary Norwood, who indicates she's still a political force despite losing two Atlanta mayoral quests by the slimmest...

 
 
 

AUDIT STIRS DEBATE ABOUT COSTS OF PRIVATE AND STATE PRISONS IN GEORGIA

An audit says it costs Georgia more to house comparable inmates in private prisons than state facilities.

GEORGIA DEM LEADER DELIVERS DEFIANT FAREWELL MESSAGE

Georgia Democratic leader's farewell: ‘We are the next battleground.'

 
 
 

HOW DID GEORGIA'S TOP D.C. PRIORITIES FARE IN 2018?

Earlier this year, we rolled out a list of some of the top Georgia issues we were tracking in Washington in 2018.

SETTLEMENTS IN PRISON DOCTOR LAWSUITS TOP $3 MILLION; COULD GO HIGHER

While lawsuits have settled involving two prison doctors accused of shoddy care, Georgia may not have addressed underlying problems.

 
 
 



Morant's breakout season ends with blowout by Florida State

Morant's breakout season ends with blowout by Florida State

HARTFORD, Conn. - Ja Morant, perhaps sensing this would be his last opportunity to score for Murray State, turned on the jets and darted through three defenders for a driving... Read more ...

Vintage plane, soon to become bar, tours Times Square

Vintage plane, soon to become bar, tours Times Square

A vintage plane that went from flying TWA passengers in the 1950s to running drugs in the 1970s visited Times Square before its next transformation into a cocktail lounge at... Read more ...

Powerball jackpot estimated at $625M before Saturday drawing

Powerball jackpot estimated at $625M before Saturday drawing

It would be the seventh-highest U.S. lottery jackpot ever, with estimated an lump sum payout of $380.6 million before taxes. Read more ...

Powerball jackpot now $750M after no winning ticket drawn

Powerball jackpot now $750M after no winning ticket drawn

DES MOINES, Iowa - Lottery officials say the Powerball jackpot has ballooned to $750 million after no ticket matched all six numbers in the most recent drawing. The numbers... Read more ...

UFC on ESPN+ 6 draws announced 10,863 attendance for $939,095.99 live gate

UFC on ESPN+ 6 draws announced 10,863 attendance for $939,095.99 live gate

Gallery Anthony Pettis def. Stephen Thompson at UFC Nashville: Best photos Saturday's UFC on ESPN+ 6 event drew an announced attendance of 10,863 fans for a live gate of... Read more ...

Patriots owner apologizes in Florida prostitution case

Patriots owner apologizes in Florida prostitution case

MIAMI - New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is apologizing after being charged in a Florida massage parlor prostitution investigation. Read more ...

Spartans rout Gophers to reach Sweet 16; 1st time since '15

Spartans rout Gophers to reach Sweet 16; 1st time since '15

DES MOINES, Iowa - Michigan State doesn't just hope to get to the Sweet 16 each year. It expects it. Read more ...

Slammed: Clarke scores 36 in Gonzaga's 83-71 win over Baylor

Slammed: Clarke scores 36 in Gonzaga's 83-71 win over Baylor

SALT LAKE CITY - Next stop on the Brandon Clarke Dunk 'n Swat Festival: The Sweet 16. Read more ...

Auburn thrashes Kansas to roll into the Sweet 16

Auburn thrashes Kansas to roll into the Sweet 16

SALT LAKE CITY - Spring football can wait. Auburn has a different team worthy of its attention. Bruce Pearl and the fifth-seeded Tigers are headed to their first Sweet 16 in 16... Read more ...

The Midwest flooding has killed livestock, ruined harvests and has farmers...

The Midwest flooding has killed livestock, ruined harvests and has farmers worried for their future

Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts called the flooding "the most widespread disaster we've had in our state's history." Read more ...