Augusta delegation selects bipartisan leadership

ATLANTA - The entire legislative delegation met Tuesday to organize for the current two-year term in office, voting unanimously to re-elect...

Shipping proposal outlined for medical marijuana by legislator

ATLANTA - The legislator championing medical marijuana in Georgia said Monday that he hopes to announce an agreement soon with a manufacturer...

Ga. lawmaker wants history books to highlight America

ATLANTA -- The conservative senator who led last year's fight against the Common Core school standards is again out front in another...

Georgia man who claimed disability executed after Supreme Court rejects stay

ATLANTA - Georgia on Tuesday executed a man who killed a fellow inmate despite arguments from his lawyers that his execution was prohibited...

Across Georgia

...AUSTELL, GA. - Police say a 35-year-old woman likely killed her three children before taking her own life in a suburban Atlanta apartment.Cobb County Police said in a statement that Kisha S. Holmes of Austell was found dead Tuesday morning along with...

Atlanta Hawks extend their record streak to 16

ATLANTA - Al Horford isn't missing many shots these days for the Atlanta Hawks.Not that it would matter much if he did...Horford added 19 to help Eastern Conference-leading Atlanta to a 112-100 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves...


...the previous matchup, 59-33.? In Atlanta, Paine College ran its winning streak...Conference with a 125-120 victory over Clark Atlanta on Monday night.The Lions (14-3...Derek Harper had 27 points for Clark Atlanta (3-13, 2-7 SIAC).Morehouse...

Slain couple known for charity

...storm-damaged Alabama towns and impoverished pockets of West Virginia to a donation center run from their backyard in suburban Atlanta."He said, 'You can't take money with you when you're gone," said the couple's daughter, Brittany Patterson...

No name in Hephzibah fire fatal

...appears to be the occupant of the residence, was pronounced dead at the scene at 2:40 a.m., Coroner Mark Bowen said in a news release.The body was taken to the GBI Crime Lab in Atlanta for an autopsy and DNA testing for identification.

Train wreck leaked acid

...quality," she said.According to the statement released Wednesday, the CSX intermodal train traveling from Savannah to Atlanta derailed near Archroma, a Martin, S.C., industrial plant, and collided with standing tank cars in a rail siding...