Gov. Nathan Deal declines invitation for televised debate

...matter most to them," Pennington said.Pennington's campaign said Deal declined invitations for a debate put on by WSB-TV and one jointly sponsored by Fox5-Atlanta, the Atlanta-Journal Constitution and the Cherokee Tribune.

Official's car stolen outside Capitol

...parked outside the Georgia Capitol that belongs to the clerk of the Georgia House of Representatives. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that Bill Reilly discovered broken glass and his 1993 Chevy Suburban missing from its spot at the curb...

Popular Atlanta traffic reporter dies helping at accident

...helicopter radio reports, died Saturday from a heart attack while helping a metro motorist. He was 61.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Emory, 61, known as "Captain Herb," heard a two-vehicle crash Saturday afternoon not far from his...

Police kill suspect outside Ga. Wal-mart

...m. Friday in the parking lot of the Walmart on Georgia Highway 92 and Trickum Road. Duncan tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that the person who was shot was taken to a local hospital, but did not survive. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation...

Motorcycle wreck kills Georgia judge

...RIDGE, Ga. - A sheriff says a north Georgia judge was killed in a crash while riding a motorcycle.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Fannin County Chief Magistrate Judge Ronald Newton died Sunday afternoon in a wreck on Ga. 60 near the...

New Falcon stadium may need more from taxpayers

...parking deck, a project made public days before the legislative session ended. Records obtained by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution show that state officials also could spend $16.3 million on land for the site. Critics say the stadium project...

Media members make their picks

...than him the last 18 monthsSteve Hummer, Atlanta Journal-Constitution | Adam Scott - Dashing, talented object every woman's...but he has all the toolsJeff Schultz, Atlanta Journal-Constitution | Matt Kuchar - Universe seeking equalizer after...

Naked cowboy in Atlanta suburb

...man for breaking into several homes, including one owned by a city councilwoman, while naked.The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports that Ashdon Gibbs, 21, faces nearly a dozen charges stemming from the Monday spree.Councilwoman Cori...

Companies receive incentives, fail to deliver jobs

...delivering the number of jobs they promised to state officials looking to bolster economic development.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported Sunday that a group of companies awarded more than $106 million in public grants fell short of producing...

Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald urges no vote on forming union

...ACL less than five months ago, will throw at the Bulldogs' pro day on April 16, his agent told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.Murray had been targeting the pro day throughout his rehab. SOUTH CAROLINA: Starting tight end Rory Anderson...