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Georgia News Roundup
UPDATE - Today's headlines are: GDOT restricting lane closures during holidays - Country artist headlines Gov. Deal inaugural gala - Georgia Aquarium has new executive VP and COO - Georgia jobless ...
December 18, 2014 04:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Judge: Slender Man stabbing defendants competent
Two Wisconsin girls accused of stabbing a classmate to please the fantasy character Slender Man are fit to stand trial, a judge ruled Thursday.
December 18, 2014 03:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Digital dilemma: How will US respond to Sony hack?
UPDATE: The detective work blaming North Korea for the Sony hacker break-in appears so far to be largely circumstantial, The Associated Press has learned. The dramatic conclusion of a Korean role i...
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Georgia entrepreneur convicted of hiding income abroad
Federal prosecutors say an Atlanta entrepreneur has been convicted of hiding his income and assets in foreign bank accounts.
December 18, 2014 03:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Odd News Roundup
Today's headlines are: Plumber's old truck ends up with militant group - Germany: 73 pounds of cocaine in coffee shipment - Worker spends 90 minutes stuck in mud up to waist - Broken treetop hangin...
December 18, 2014 04:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Contractors ill-equipped for secret Cuba programs
When the U.S. government's global-aid agency launched secret plans to undermine Cuba's communist government, it didn't turn to the CIA for help. Instead, it used little-known contractors to carry o...
December 18, 2014 04:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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President signs legislation ending Nazi benefit checks
President Barack Obama on Thursday capped a swift and forceful response to an Associated Press investigation by signing into law a measure that bars suspected Nazi war criminals from receiving U.S....
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Slain German teen's parents testify about ordeal
The parents of a German exchange student who was shot to death by a Montana man while trespassing in his garage told a judge Thursday their dreams are broken.
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Tsarnaev appears in court for 1st time since 2013
UPDATE: Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev returned to court Thursday for the first time since he was arraigned in July 2013, and he received a shout of encouragement from the mother...
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Reformers target traffic courts after Ferguson
UPDATE: In the aftermath of Michael Brown's death, legal activists suggested that some of the raw anger in suburban St. Louis had its roots in an unlikely place — traffic court.
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