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Ga. Ebola response team to meet at state Capitol

Ga. Ebola response team to meet at state CapitolGeorgia Gov. Nathan Deal says the first meeting has been scheduled for the state's newly formed Ebola response team.
  • Health
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
News

Prosecutors meet to discuss gun violence

Prosecutors meet to discuss gun violenceA coalition of prosecutors from across the country gathered for the first time in Atlanta to discuss ways to fight gun violence.
  • News
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Health

Ebola causing spike in demand for hospital gear

Ebola causing spike in demand for hospital gearManufacturers and distributors of impermeable gowns and full-body suits meant to protect medical workers from Ebola are scrambling to keep up with a surge of orders from U.S. hospitals. Many hospitals say they already have the proper equipment but want more to prepare...
  • Health
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Health

DHS requires West Africa travelers to arrive at five airports

DHS requires West Africa travelers to arrive at five airportsThe Department of Homeland Security announced Tuesday that all travelers from Ebola outbreak countries in West Africa will be funneled through one of five U.S. airports with enhanced screening starting Wednesday.
  • Health
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Entertainment

Ryan Seacrest reacts to special homecoming at alma mater

Ryan Seacrest reacts to special homecoming at alma materTV and radio host Ryan Seacrest was so impressed by what happened during Dunwoody High School's homecoming that he called the principal of his alma mater.
  • Entertainment
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Georgia

3rd Ebola patient released from Emory

3rd Ebola patient released from EmoryThe third patient to be brought to Emory University Hospital. for treatment for Ebola has been released.
  • Georgia
  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
Georgia

Man dies in police custody during breath test

Man dies in police custody during breath testThe Georgia Bureau of Investigation is probing the death of a 60-year-old man who died in police custody in northeast Georgia.
  • Georgia
  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
Georgia

Man falls off waterfall in north Georgia mountains

Man falls off waterfall in north Georgia mountainsAuthorities say a hiker was injured after falling off a waterfall in the north Georgia mountains.
  • Georgia
  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
Georgia

Acuity Brands to add 700 jobs in metro Atlanta

Acuity Brands to add 700 jobs in metro AtlantaAcuity Brands Inc. will add 700 jobs over the next five years at locations in DeKalb and Rockdale counties.
  • Georgia
  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
Georgia

Ga. storm caused estimated $6 million in damage

Ga. storm caused estimated $6 million in damageThe Georgia Insurance Commissioner says consumers have reported multimillion dollar insured losses from a storm that included several tornadoes.
  • Georgia
  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
Macon

Group names Navicent Health president CEO of the Year

Group names Navicent Health president CEO of the YearNavicent Health's Dr. Ninfa M. Saunders has been named CEO of the Year by the Georgia Alliance of Community Hospitals.
  • Macon
  • 3 days, 4 hours ago
Politics

Georgia governor candidates face off in second debate

Georgia governor candidates face off in second debateWith November's general election just a few weeks away, the three Georgia gubernatorial candidates faced off in a debate
  • Politics
  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
Georgia

Georgia launches teen driving safety campaign

Georgia launches teen driving safety campaignThe Georgia Department of Driver Services is launching a campaign to encourage parents of teen drivers to talk to their children about safe driving.
  • Georgia
  • 5 days, 1 hour ago
Georgia

Ga. man convicted in New Year's Eve killing

Ga. man convicted in New Year's Eve killingA jury in Rome has convicted a man in a shooting that left another man dead on New Year's Eve in 2012.
  • Georgia
  • 5 days, 1 hour ago
Georgia

Beware of fake Uber drivers in Atlanta

Beware of fake Uber drivers in AtlantaUber has several safeguards to protect clients – like pictures of your driver, and real-time GPS of their locations.
  • Georgia
  • 5 days, 1 hour ago
Georgia

Atlanta teen gets perfect SAT, ACT scores

Atlanta teen gets perfect SAT, ACT scoresAn Atlanta teen has done something only a few young scholars do each year: make a perfect score on both the ACT and SAT standardized tests.
  • Georgia
  • 5 days, 1 hour ago
Georgia

Police: Suspects in double murder connected to other deaths

Police: Suspects in double murder connected to other deathsFulton County District Attorney Paul Howard said on Friday that Brianna Brooks and Jeronta Brown were just two of Andre Gay and Richard "Fathead" Wilson's victims.
  • Georgia
  • 5 days, 1 hour ago
Local

Senate candidate Michelle Nunn supports travel ban

Senate candidate Michelle Nunn supports travel banOn a Friday campaign stop in Macon, U.S. Senate candidate Michelle Nunn, said she supports a travel ban due to Ebola.
  • Local
  • 5 days, 18 hours ago
News

Quadruple amputee gets new home for his family

Quadruple amputee gets new home for his familySgt. Travis Mills is a quadruple amputee. He's also a husband and a father to a 3-year-old girl.
  • News
  • 6 days, 1 hour ago
News

Is there a lion on the prowl in Henry Co.?

Is there a lion on the prowl in Henry Co.?Experts say the only kind of lion you're going to find in Henry County are lion statues, but suddenly, neighbors are not so sure.
  • News
  • 6 days, 1 hour ago
News

Childhood cancer survivor working to become oncologist

Childhood cancer survivor working to become oncologistThere is nothing unusual in an intern shadowing a doctor on the job. But Michael Stevens isn't just any intern. He has spent the past several months shadowing pediatric oncologist Dr. John Bergsagel at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.
  • News
  • 6 days, 1 hour ago
News

Atlanta firefighters sing about fire prevention

Atlanta firefighters sing about fire preventionThe Atlanta Fire Department hopes for a lot of laughs in addition to fire safety preparation with the video its firefighters made for Fire Safety Prevention Month.
  • News
  • 6 days, 2 hours ago
News

Police: Facebook video put students in fear

Police: Facebook video put students in fearA man is facing charges of making terroristic threats after police say he produced a menacing Facebook video that scared students at a suburban Atlanta high school.
  • News
  • 1 week ago
Politics

McCain says veterans should back Perdue in Georgia

McCain says veterans should back Perdue in GeorgiaU.S. Sen. John McCain is urging veterans to support Republican David Perdue in the race for Georgia's U.S. Senate.
  • Politics
  • 1 week ago
Weather

NWS: 5 tornadoes touched down in Atlanta area on Tuesday

NWS: 5 tornadoes touched down in Atlanta area on TuesdayThe National Weather Service reported Wednesday afternoon five tornadoes touched down in the metro Atlanta area during Tuesday's severe weather.
  • Weather
  • 1 week ago
Elections

NEW Poll: Nunn leading Perdue; Carter, Deal tied

NEW Poll: Nunn leading Perdue; Carter, Deal tiedA new SurveyUSA poll shows Democrat Nunn leading Republican Perdue for the first time. Governor's race is still tied.
  • Elections
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
News

'Nestoration' begins for Berry College bald eagles

'Nestoration' begins for Berry College bald eaglesThey've been viewed by millions online, and now the bald eagles at Berry College are back in the spotlight with the beginning of another nesting season.
  • News
  • 1 week, 1 day ago