UGA athlete accounts hacked

ATHENS, Ga. -- University of Georgia police said they are investigating a case in which thieves accessed the bank accounts of UGA athletes to apparently launder fraudulent checks.

Athens cops nab 3 Australian flag molesters

ATHENS, Ga. -- Police said they arrested three men from Australia Tuesday morning after they were found tampering with an American flag

Ga. woman rams estranged husband's car

ATHENS, Ga. -- A 27-year-old woman was arrested Sunday following a road rage incident in which she repeatedly rammed her estranged husband's vehicle.

Hawks camp set to open under cloud of controversy

...of the NBA champion San Antonio Spurs, especially when he rid the team of burdensome, big-money contracts held by Joe Johnson and Marvin Williams.Kyle Korver pointed out how much the culture has changed since he was traded to the Hawks two...

Athens agent shot, suspect killed

ATHENS, Ga. -- A U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives agent was wounded and a suspect killed Tuesday during a drug investigation.

Gurley falsely accused of bar punch

ATHENS, Ga. -- University of Georgia running back Todd Gurley was falsely accused of assaulting a man early Sunday in a downtown Athens bar, Athens-Clarke County police said.

Friends, family of slain Athens suspect vow vengeance

ATHENS, Ga. -- Friends and family of a man shot and killed Tuesday during an undercover drug and firearms operation are using social media to threaten violence against police.

Woman wasn't shoplifting when baby fell, police say

ATHENS, Ga. -- A woman was not trying to steal on Wednesday when she dropped her newborn son on his head while grocery shopping at a store, Athens-Clarke County police said.

Shoplifting woman drops baby on head, police say

ATHENS, Ga. -- Police say a 3-week-old boy was critically injured when his mother dropped him on his head as she allegedly shoplifted.

Hawks GM Danny Ferry takes indefinite leave of absence

...he worked before joining the Hawks in 2012. Two of his most lauded moves were dumping the big-money contracts of Joe Johnson and Marvin Williams.Now, Ferry is fighting for his future with the team."I realize that my words may ring hollow...