‘NOT BY A LONGSHOT' SCATHING NEW ATTACK AD AIMS AT KEMP 

Brian Kemp might be hoping that voters forget the shotgun-toting image that helped him win the GOP nomination. Georgia Democrats are...

SOME GEORGIA COUNTIES TO LOSE BLUE CROSS COVERAGE UNDER OBAMACARE

Georgia still expects every county to be covered by at least one insurance option under the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.

 
 
 

EXPERIENCE, CRIME FUEL DEBATE IN ATTORNEY GENERAL RACE

In a statewide race between two unlikely candidates, an issue generally confined to the local level has taken center stage.

FALLING ACT SCORES: DOES U.S. KNOW HOW TO TEACH MATH EFFECTIVELY? 

You can go to almost any school district and find a discussion on how to teach math and what to teach, especially in high school. Many...

 
 
 

MORE THAN 21K HAVE VOTED EARLY IN FULTON; TECHNOLOGY ISSUES RESOLVED

After Monday's tech issues, early voting precincts in Fulton County have been sailing smoothly. More than 21,000 have voted so far,...

GWINNETT SCHOL BOARD CANDIDATES FACE OFF IN FORUM

Candidates for two Gwinnett BOE seats face off

 
 
 

CELEBRITIES, CANDIDATES MAKE THEIR PITCH TO YOUNG GEORGIA VOTERS

Several polls have found the numbers for younger voters may be higher this year; about 30 percent say they're certain they'll vote...

EX-REP. TOM PRICE DONATES THOUSANDS TO AID GEORGIA GOP ALLIES 

A donor caught our eye as we skimmed through U.S. Rep. Karen Handel's latest campaign finance filings this week: one Thomas Edmunds...

 
 
 

THIRD TIME'S A CHARM: PENCE TO RAISE CASH FOR KEMP - BUT THIS TIME IN D.C

Vice President Mike Pence has twice had to scrap a fundraiser for Republican gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp because of hurricanes....

HAVE THE DEMS FOUND THEIR 2018 MESSAGE? THE LEFT CONSIDERS

 
 
 

NEW POLL SHOWS RAZOR-THIN RACE FOR GEORGIA GOVERNOR AND SOLID TRUMP APPROVALS 

A new poll released Wednesday shows a neck-and-neck race for Georgia governor, solid approval ratings for President Donald Trump and...

'EXACT MATCH' BECOMES PART OF A HIGHLY LITIGIOUS ELECTION SEASON

This 2018 election could become one of the most litigated in state history.

 
 
 

GEORGIA NOMINEE'S FIRM DEMANDS GOP STOP DISCRIMINATION SUIT ATTACKS

Attorneys for the company headed by the Democratic nominee for lieutenant governor sent letters to the state's top two Republican campaigns...

FIRST DAY EARLY VOTING TOTALS REACH 10K IN DEKALB 

Roughly 10,000 residents voted early in DeKalb County on Monday, according to data posted on the county's website. Of that amount,...

 
 
 

5 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT. THE STOCKBRIDGE-EAGLE'S LANDING CITYHOOD BATTLE

VIDEO: Learn more about this metro Atlanta cityhood battle in the AJC's online "5 things to know" series.

DEM CHALLENGERS SHOW OFF MASSIVE FUNDRAISING TALLIES IN GA'S TOP HOUSE RACES

Two years ago, U.S. Rep. Rob Woodall cruised to reelection in his Gwinnett and Forsyth-based House district, easily defeating a Democrat...

 
 
 

LAWSUIT ASKS FAA TO DISCLOSE RISKS OF SPACEPORT CAMDEN

A lawsuit maintains that the FAA failed to respond to requests to disclose risks associated with a proposed commercial launchpad on...

HOW LONG IS THE LINE TO VOTE EARLY IN GWINNETT? HERE'S HOW TO CHECK

Throughout the early voting process, the county will provide approximate wait times for its main voting location, the voter registration...

 
 
 

GROUP SUES KEMP, GWINNETT ELECTIONS BOARD OVER BALLOT REJECTIONS

An Atlanta Journal-Constitution analysis found that Gwinnett County had rejected absentee ballots at a rate more than four times that...

WHERE BRIAN KEMP STANDS ON GEORGIA TRANSPORTATION ISSUES

The candidates for governor offer different visions for Georgia's transportation future.

 
 
 



Woman caught on camera running to stranger's door, abandoning 2-year-old boy

Woman caught on camera running to stranger's door, abandoning 2-year-old boy

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Ex-USA Gymnastics head accused of tampering with evidence in Larry Nassar case

Ex-USA Gymnastics head accused of tampering with evidence in Larry Nassar case

Former USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny was arrested Wednesday after a Texas grand jury indicted him, alleging he tampered with evidence in the sexual assault investigation... Read more ...

Powerball jackpot soars to $430 million

Powerball jackpot soars to $430 million

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Trump threatens to shut down southern border over migrant caravan

Trump threatens to shut down southern border over migrant caravan

President Trump on Thursday threatened to shut down the southern border and call up the military if Mexico did not stop a migrant caravan from making its way north into the... Read more ...

Red Sox hold off Astros 8-6 for 3-1 ALCS lead

Red Sox hold off Astros 8-6 for 3-1 ALCS lead

Boston Red Sox left fielder Andrew Benintendi made a diving catch with the bases loaded for the final out, holding off the Houston Astros in the American League Championship... Read more ...

Reports: White House Counsel Don McGahn returns to civilian life

Reports: White House Counsel Don McGahn returns to civilian life

Don McGahn is no longer White House counsel, according to reports. Read more ...

MLB postseason 2018: Three takeaways from Dodgers' NLCS Game 5 win over Brewers

MLB postseason 2018: Three takeaways from Dodgers' NLCS Game 5 win over Brewers

Clayton Kershaw was great again as the Dodgers moved to within one win of their second straight National League pennant. Read more ...

Interfering Astros fan goes on the attack against ‘joke' ump

Interfering Astros fan goes on the attack against ‘joke' ump

It might not be a Jeffrey Maier or Steve Bartman situation, but Astros fan Troy Caldwell added another controversial fan interference moment to the MLB playoff lexicon during... Read more ...

Thousands flee East Bay homes due to gas pipeline risk

Thousands flee East Bay homes due to gas pipeline risk

Thousands of people have evacuated their East Bay homes because a natural gas pipeline is at risk in Contra Costa County. Read more ...

Video captures mom whipping son with belt for stealing her BMW

Video captures mom whipping son with belt for stealing her BMW

A Texas high school freshman went on a joyride in his mom's spanking-new BMW, but his badass mom chased him down - and whupped him with a belt, in a caught-on-video scene that... Read more ...