Latest: Paris police raid targets suspected mastermind

...that would encourage people to carry out terrorist acts.The bill is to be debated by both houses of Parliament on Thursday...night's attacks. Parliament must approve extending it.The bill is to be debated in the Cabinet on Wednesday, the lower...

VA regional offices reduce benefits backlog

...Gibson Health and Rehabilitation in Glascock County to be closer to family."Before I left, they started asking me about the bill," Copeland said. "I called the VA, but they acted as if they didn't know about the charges."Copeland filed a...

Richmond County property owners face Monday deadline to pay tax bills

...office collects the property taxes that fund operations of Richmond County school system and the city of Augusta government.After Monday, it charges a 10 percent late payment penalty and 1 percent interest per month until the bill is paid.

Rex Ryan returns to beat his old team

...Meadowlands was a successful one.Buffalo's defense shut down Ryan's former team for much of Thursday night, and the Bills scored on offense and special teams in a 22-17 victory over the New York Jets.Duke Williams returned a fumbled kickoff...

NFL to work on 'Color Rush' uniform promotion

...the NFL will incorporate a colorblindness analysis when designing monochrome alternate team jerseys for next season.The Bills-Jets game Thursday was the first of four this season in which teams will wear one-color uniforms. Next season, all...

Georgia gas-tax hike makes it a winner in federal transportation bill, congressman says

...willingness to boost taxes to build and fix roads, one of the bill's authors said Monday.And freight corridors ? and the...for Quality Growth the six-year programs authorized by the bill give emphasis to areas with significant congestion like...

Fort Gordon, Savannah River Site funds remain in revised defense spending bill

...veto threat but that the president still must review the bill."The bill passed with 370 votes. It only takes 293 to override...described as "the new frontier in international warfare."The bill includes $90 million to expand the National Security...

Teen showman brings biggest production yet to Imperial stage

...for the $50,000 budget," he said. His dad has a background in marketing and has helped Evan in that area.To pay the bills, GRAYT has secured sponsorships from local businesses including the Children's Hospital of Georgia. And many have...

There's no defending this

...the procurement of an interim facility for the Cyber Center of Excellence to store and process classified information.The bill also would have appropriated $345 million for the U.S. Energy Depart ment to "carry out construction and project...

Rep. Paul Ryan elected new House speaker

...and likely prevent a December government shutdown by setting spending levels for the next two years. The House approved the bill Wednesday 266-167, with final Senate passage on track in a few days despite opposition from conservatives including...