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Georgia

Athens family welcomes quadruplets

Athens family welcomes quadrupletsJulianne and Matthew Kirkland's quadruplets had been scheduled to be delivered on March 27, but they were apparently eager to see the world.
  • Georgia
  • 6 hours, 32 minutes ago
Georgia

Tough topics face Ga. lawmakers in session's final week

Tough topics face Ga. lawmakers in session's final weekGeorgia lawmakers plan to adjourn the 2015 session at midnight Thursday. That goal leaves only two working days left for the year but plenty to accomplish.
  • Georgia
  • 1 hour, 42 minutes ago
Money

Online crooks prefer famed 'Black Card'

Online crooks prefer famed 'Black Card'Elite credit cards, like the famous "Black Card" by American Express, are twice as likely to be used in a fraudulent e-commerce transactions than regular credit cards, new data shows.
  • Money
  • 1 hour, 27 minutes ago
Crime

NC police: Teenagers play 'hostage' prank on Interstate

NC police: Teenagers play 'hostage' prank on InterstateIt's not quite April Fool's Day, but you won't believe what High Point Police had to deal with on an otherwise routine Sunday.
  • Crime
  • 1 hour, 21 minutes ago
Economy

Survey: How older job seekers can find work

Survey: How older job seekers can find workMore than half (53%) of older workers who got a job after being unemployed now work in a different field, a new survey reveals.
  • Economy
  • 6 hours, 39 minutes ago
News

Girl, 4, sneaks out, hops bus in search of 3 a.m. slushie

Girl, 4, sneaks out, hops bus in search of 3 a.m. slushieA 4-year-old girl has grabbed her purple raincoat, slipped out of her house at 3 a.m. and hopped a Philadelphia bus in search of a snack.
  • News
  • 6 hours, 58 minutes ago
News

Colorado brothers meet for the very first time

Colorado brothers meet for the very first timeMeeting at Fate Brewing Company was a fitting choice for Joel Furh and Steve Swanson.
  • News
  • 6 hours, 43 minutes ago
Tech

Gadgets you didn't know you need to replace

Gadgets you didn't know you need to replaceSome home gadgets may be overdue for an upgrade to save on electricity, time or just your own sanity.
  • Tech
  • 6 hours, 45 minutes ago
Crime

Shoeless boy in PJs runs to school to flee stepmom

Shoeless boy in PJs runs to school to flee stepmomA 9-year-old boy wearing pajamas ran into a St. Paul school Wednesday without shoes, crying hysterically and screaming, "My mom is trying to kill me," according to criminal charges.
  • Crime
  • 6 hours, 57 minutes ago
News

Bullets in backyards: Neighbors concerned about college's gun range

Bullets in backyards: Neighbors concerned about college's gun rangeThe FBI has suspended use of a gun range in Southwest Bexar County after complaints from residents that deflected bullets continue to whiz through the yards of their homes.
  • News
  • 6 hours, 51 minutes ago
News

State won't release information on Amber Vinson ring

State won't release information on Amber Vinson ringAmber Vinson wants to know what happened to her engagement ring, and the State of Texas refuses to answer that question.
  • News
  • 6 hours, 36 minutes ago
Health

Chickenpox: Mom furious after school sends son home

Chickenpox: Mom furious after school sends son homeA mother is furious after her sixth-grade son was sent home from class today because he's not fully vaccinated against chickenpox.
  • Health
  • 1 hour, 29 minutes ago
Economy

Economist: Macon-Bibb economy in "up-cycle"

Economist: Macon-Bibb economy in "up-cycle"Economist: Macon-Bibb economy in "up-cycle"
  • Economy
  • 3 hours, 59 minutes ago
Pets

This beagle is a better goalie than you

This beagle is a better goalie than youIn a video published in February (but just discovered by the Internet recently), he is seen catching soccer balls in a very impressive fashion.
  • Pets
  • 6 hours, 54 minutes ago
Georgia

Craft beer bill passes Georgia House

Craft beer bill passes Georgia Housebill to let visitors at craft breweries take home beer passed the House Friday. It was not exactly the bill the brewers wanted.
  • Georgia
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
News

Bibb Co. students start providing progress reports

Bibb Co. students start providing progress reportsBibb County students are taking ownership of their education with student lead conferences.
  • News
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Bleckley - Dodge - Pulaski

Wheeler traffic patrol finds drugs in pizza boxes

Wheeler traffic patrol finds drugs in pizza boxesWheeler County deputies made traffic stops recently that ended with multiple arrests, confiscated drugs, and cash.
  • Bleckley - Dodge - Pulaski
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Crime

New kind of identity theft you haven't heard of

New kind of identity theft you haven't heard ofThere's one kind in particular that has been happening more often lately. You probably don't know about it and you definitely should. It's medical identity theft.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Macon

Fishermen shot at on Lake Tobesofkee

Fishermen shot at on Lake TobesofkeeTwo men and a teenager in a boat were shot at from someone standing in a home on Lake Tobesofkee.
  • Macon
  • 5 days ago
Life

Little boy falls to pieces when meeting garbage men heroes

Little boy falls to pieces when meeting garbage men heroesThe lucky shot has been viewed on Imgur over 1 million times, gotten nearly 275,000 notes on the popular blogging site Tumblr, shared on Facebook 350 times, and written up by ABC News and news sites in the UK and New Zealand.
  • Life
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Macon

Developer plans large north Macon center, movie theater

Developer plans large north Macon center, movie theaterAn Atlanta-based developer has submitted plans to build a 415,000-square-foot shopping center in north Macon.
  • Macon
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
News

Rescued tortoise to get prosthetic shell

Rescued tortoise to get prosthetic shellWhen Cleopatra the leopard tortoise was sent to Canyon Critter Reptile Rescue in Golden, she was in pretty rough shape. Poor nutrition can lead to "pyramiding" shells. Instead of a smooth rounded shell, Cleopatra has a rigid, bumpy back.
  • News
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Holiday

Create beautiful Easter eggs

Create beautiful Easter eggsLooking for a way to decorate Easter eggs before April 5?
  • Holiday
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Tech

Be careful about your kids using these apps

Be careful about your kids using these appsSocial media is a way to connect.It can also open dangerous doors for your child. Gone are the days when Facebook was a one-stop shop for all social networking needs.
  • Tech
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Macon

One dead in west Macon shooting

One dead in west Macon shootingThe shooting took place at a home on Suzanne Drive off of Napier Avenue in west Macon.
  • Macon
  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
News

Street artist makes sidewalk rain magic

Street artist makes sidewalk rain magicChurch created "Rainworks" last May. It's artwork that appears only when it rains. He uses "Always Dry," which is marketed as environmentally safe, non-toxic, and non-flammable when dry.
  • News
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Crime

Calif. deputies accused of staging inmate 'gladiator' fights

Calif. deputies accused of staging inmate 'gladiator' fightsFour San Francisco sheriff's deputies are under investigation after the city's public defender accused them of staging and betting on "gladiator-style fights" between jail inmates.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
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