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Georgia News Roundup
UPDATE - Latest headlines are: Georgia GOP district conventions support 'religious freedom' bill - Gov. Nathan Deal to sign education reform legislation - Weather advisories issued for north Georgi...
April 20, 2015 04:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lawyer: Washington Post reporter in Iran faces 4 charges
A Washington Post reporter jailed for nearly nine months in Iran faces charges of espionage and three other crimes, his lawyer revealed Monday following her first in-depth meeting with the journalist.
April 20, 2015 02:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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TSA adding new security measures for airline, airport staff
UPDATE: The Transportation Security Administration is tightening security rules for airline and airport workers in the wake of a criminal case in which an Atlanta baggage handler was accused of smu...
April 20, 2015 02:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Members of hip-hop group Migos arrested after Georgia show
All three members of the hip-hop group Migos face drug and weapon charges following their arrests after they left the stage at a weekend performance at Georgia Southern University, authorities said.
April 20, 2015 01:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bombs shatter houses in Yemen capital, hit near Iran Embassy
UPDATE: Saudi-led airstrikes hit weapons caches held by Iran-backed Shiite rebels, touching off massive explosions Monday in Yemen's capital that killed at least 19 people and buried scores of othe...
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Talks begin on Capitol Hill budget measure
UPDATE: Congressional negotiators on Monday weighed cuts to Medicare and the health care law and almost $40 billion in unrequested money for overseas war-fighting operations as they worked on ironi...
April 20, 2015 03:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Agency proposes lifting most humpback whales' protections
The federal government on Monday proposed removing most of the world's humpback whale population from the endangered species list, saying they have rebounded after 45 years of protections.
April 20, 2015 02:32 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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6 from Minnesota charged with trying to join Islamic State
UPDATE: Six Minnesota men have been charged with terrorism in a criminal complaint unsealed Monday, the latest Westerners accused of traveling or attempting to travel to Syria to join the Islamic S...
April 20, 2015 02:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Muddy mess: Atlanta park closed, for now, after rainy fest
A rainy weekend festival turned grassy portions of downtown Atlanta's Centennial Olympic Park into a muddy mess, prompting officials to temporarily close it.
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20-foot-deep sinkhole swallows trees in Cobb County
A 20-foot sinkhole in Marietta is swallowing trees and threatening businesses.
April 20, 2015 01:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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