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Turn down for what? Obama's credit card declined

Turn down for what? Obama's credit card declinedEven President Obama is worried about identity theft.
  • News
  • 6 days, 6 hours 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
  • 6 days, 9 hours ago
Military

Biden's son discharged from Navy Reserve

Biden's son discharged from Navy ReserveHunter Biden, the son of the vice president, was discharged from the Navy Reserve this year after testing positive for cocaine, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday.
  • Military
  • 6 days, 16 hours 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, 1 day 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
Politics

Romney a favorite among many in Iowa GOP, poll shows

Romney a favorite among many in Iowa GOP, poll showsThe former Massachusetts governor, who was the Republicans' nominee for president in 2012, leads a list of possible 2016 GOP candidates in the latest Des Moines Register/Bloomberg Politics Iowa Poll. However, the poll shows that Iowa Republicans are far from...
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Politics

Regrets? Obama's 2012 voters in key states have a few

Regrets? Obama's 2012 voters in key states have a fewUSA TODAY/Suffolk University polls in a half-dozen states with key Senate races underscore just how much times and political fortunes have changed for the president. In five of the six states, the percentage of likely voters who say they voted for Obama in 2012 has...
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Nation

GOP legislator calls congresswoman 'ugly as sin'

GOP legislator calls congresswoman 'ugly as sin'The Kuster-Garcia race is one of the most competitive congressional races this year.
  • Nation
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Macon

Rosalynn Carter campaigns in Macon for grandson

Rosalynn Carter campaigns in Macon for grandsonFirst Lady Rosalynn Carter was it New Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church.
  • Macon
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
News

Police report details Palin family party brawl

Police report details Palin family party brawlA police report, released Thursday by the Anchorage Police Department, details a brawl at an Alaska birthday party last month involving Sarah Palin's family and describes a knockdown, drag-out affair of sucker punches, heavy drinking, bloody mouths, name-calling...
  • News
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Politics

Teacher groups split between Deal, Carter

Teacher groups split between Deal, CarterIn an election where the candidates for governor have fixated on education, Gov. Nathan Deal won an endorsement Thursday from a small but growing teachers organization called Educators First.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
News

Developing nations beat U.S. on optimism: Report

Developing nations beat U.S. on optimism: ReportPeople in Asia, Africa, Latin America and even the Middle East are more optimistic about their children's future than Americans or Europeans, according to a new study.
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  • 2 weeks ago
Politics

Report: White House knew of prostitution-scandal link

Report: White House knew of prostitution-scandal linkGovernment documents and interviews show that White House aides were given information suggesting a presidential advance team member hosted a prostitute in a South America hotel room in 2012, The Washington Post reported.
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  • 2 weeks ago
Politics

Obama team seeks to appeal to Millennials

Obama team seeks to appeal to MillennialsPresident Obama and his team are planning a series of events designed to appeal to a group that is transforming the nation's economy and its politics: Young people known as Millennials.
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks ago
Perry

Governor candidates spar on education, more

Governor candidates spar on education, moreCandidates vying to be Georgia's next governor met Tuesday night in an hour-long debate at the Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter in Perry.
  • Perry
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Local

Senate candidates spar over health care, minimum wage

Senate candidates spar over health care, minimum wageThe race to fill the seat vacated by Saxby Chambliss includes Democrat Michelle Nunn, Republican David Perdue, and Libertarian Amanda Swafford.
  • Local
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Elections

Exclusive poll shows close races for governor, Senate

Exclusive poll shows close races for governor, SenateLatest poll shows just how close the races are for governor, Senate seats
  • Elections
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Politics

Americans give thumbs-down to Harry Reid, John Boehner

Americans give thumbs-down to Harry Reid, John BoehnerAmericans may have a low opinion of Congress, but they really don't like Harry Reid and John Boehner.
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Politics

Dem. Attorney General candidate visits Central Ga.

Dem. Attorney General candidate visits Central Ga.Democratic Attorney General Candidate visits Central Ga. to help promote Child Protection Plan.
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Politics

Rand Paul optimistic on GOP Senate chances

Rand Paul optimistic on GOP Senate chancesKentuckians also are worried about persistent unemployment that has not recovered from the recession.
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Peach - Crawford

Governor Deal tours Blue Bird factory

Governor Deal tours Blue Bird factoryHe said the bus manufacturer also creates jobs.
  • Peach - Crawford
  • 3 weeks ago
Politics

George W. Bush: I think Jeb wants to be president

George W. Bush: I think Jeb wants to be presidentGeorge W. Bush says he is embracing the role of older brother to Jeb, pushing his sibling to run for president in 2016.
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  • 3 weeks ago
News

Former President Carter celebrates 90th birthday

Former President Carter celebrates 90th birthdayFormer President Jimmy Carter blew out three candles representing the past, present and future to celebrate his 90th birthday.
  • News
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Politics

Congressional balance of power: Why it matters

Congressional balance of power: Why it mattersThere's no presidential contest on the ballot. Voters pay less attention. Turnout falls.
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  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Politics

Security breach occurred when President Obama visited CDC

Security breach occurred when President Obama visited CDCTestimony given by the director of the embattled U.S. Secret Service on Tuesday appears to conflict with the news that broke hours after Julia Pierson's testimony -- that a private security contractor with a gun shared an elevator with President Obama, in violation...
  • Politics
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Macon

Macon-Bibb commissioners tour county projects

Macon-Bibb commissioners tour county projectsAs Macon-Bibb commissioners make plans for the future of the county, they took a bus tour of the area Tuesday.
  • Macon
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Local

Gordon group says judge should hold mayor in contempt

Gordon group says judge should hold mayor in contemptA judge set an Oct. 9 hearing to see whether Gordon Mayor Mary Ann Whipple Lue violated his order.
  • Local
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago