KAREN HANDEL GETS DRAWN INTO U.S. HOUSE FLAP OVER FAMILY SEPARATIONS

Temporarily presiding over the U.S. House on Friday, U.S. Rep. Karen Handel, R-Roswell, found herself injected into the debate over...

BORDER STOP PUTS 1,000 MILES BETWEEN DETAINEE IN GEORGIA AND SON, 3

Jose has spent the past month locked in a sprawling immigration detention center in South Georgia. More than a thousand miles away...

 
 
 

ATLANTA MAYOR TAPS FORMER TV ANCHOR FOR COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR

Former CBS46 anchor Keith Whitney will fill top communications position for Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms

JULY 2018 ELECTION: HERE'S WHERE YOU CAN VOTE EARLY IN FULTON COUNTY

There will be 12 places where voters in Fulton County can vote early ahead of the July 24 runoff election. Early polls will be open...

 
 
 

IN KEMP'S FIRST RUNOFF AD, JAKE AND THAT SHOTGUN MAKE A COMEBACK 

Secretary of State Brian Kemp's pickup truck and shotgun are back. And so is “Jake,” the young actor who helped him gain national attention...

TORPY AT LARGE: WHY CLAY ‘THE MOLE' TIPPINS WENT COMMANDO AGAINST CAGLE

Defeated Georgia gubernatorial candidate Clay Tippins talks to columnist Bill Torpy about secretly recording gubernatorial front-runner...

 
 
 

POLICE READY TO ENFORCE GEORGIA'S NEW DISTRACTED DRIVING LAW

Beginning July 1, you'll no longer be able to hold your phone while driving in Georgia.

WHY EVANGELICALS STILL LINE UP BEHIND TRUMP AFTER CHILD SEPARATIONS

Why evangelicals still line up behind President Donald Trump after child separation policy controversy

 
 
 

INVEST ATLANTA BOARD MEMBER: HOMEOWNERS PAY FOR DEVELOPER HANDOUTS

Despite strong objections, Invest Atlanta board gives developers $16 million

ATLANTA MAYOR WON'T RULE OUT CANCELING AGREEMENT TO HOLD ICE DETAINEES

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms on Thursday said she would not rule out cancelling a federal contract for the city jail to hold detainees...

 
 
 

WOULD MERGING U.S. EDUCATION AND LABOR AGENCIES HELP OR HURT?

Does a merger of the U.S. Departments of Education and Labor make sense or would it risk subjugating the needs of schools to the needs...

U.S. SUPREME COURT RULES IN FAVOR OF INTERNET SALES TAX

The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that states can charge out-of-state e-retailers sales taxes on what they sell.

 
 
 

DON'T FORGET WHO STARTED THIS TRADE WAR, THE RIGHT SAYS

1. Trump's Tariffs Are a Defense Against China's Aggression

THIS IS ‘FAR FROM OVER,' THE LEFT SAYS

1. Jailing families together is not immigration reform

 
 
 

THE JOLT: AFTER DEFENDING BORDER FLIP, TRUMP TALKS UP TARIFF ON LUXURY CAR IMPORTS

At a campaign rally in Minnesota, President Donald Trump was expected to defend the reversal of his administration's policy of separating...

ATLANTA WON'T TAKE MORE ICE DETAINEES WHILE FAMILIES ARE SEPARATED

The mayor tells the jail to stop holding immigrants. Her order is in reaction to the policy separating families on the U.S. border.

 
 
 

GEORGIA COURT CASE FOCUSES ON WHAT IS DENTISTRY AND WHAT IS OVERREACH

A court case over who in Georgia can whiten teeth professionally has become a flash point in the battle over regulation.

TWO DAYS, TWO SEISMIC GEORGIA POLITICAL SHIFTS ON DISPLAY 

Gov. Nathan Deal stood in the statehouse Tuesday to announce a first-of-its-kind $100 million mass transit investment and pointed toward...

 
 
 

 CAGLE, KEMP PICK A FIGHT WITH ATLANTA MAYOR OVER DETAINEE ORDER

The two Republican contenders for governor slammed Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms' decision to block the city jail from housing...

ATLANTA WON'T TAKE MORE ICE DETAINEES WHILE FAMILIES ARE SEPARATED

The mayor tells the jail to stop holding immigrants. Her order is in reaction to the policy separating families on the U.S. border.

 
 
 



Multiple cars engulfed in fire in Carowinds parking lot

Multiple cars engulfed in fire in Carowinds parking lot

Multiple cars were burned after a large fire started in the Carowinds parking lot Friday afternoon. Read more ...

Dahlin to Sabres, Svechnikov to Canes to start NHL draft

Dahlin to Sabres, Svechnikov to Canes to start NHL draft

DALLAS - Swedish defenseman Rasmus Dahlin went first overall to the Buffalo Sabres and Russian winger Andrei Svechnikov second to the Carolina Hurricanes in the two most... Read more ...

Police need warrant for cell phone location data, SCOTUS rules

Police need warrant for cell phone location data, SCOTUS rules

The US Supreme Court has ruled in favor of a defendant challenging the government's use of his cellphone location information without a warrant. Read more ...

Festival vendor convinces people to purchase $38 'hot dog water'

Festival vendor convinces people to purchase $38 'hot dog water'

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Capitals trade Orpik, Grubauer to Avalanche

Capitals trade Orpik, Grubauer to Avalanche

DALLAS - The Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals have traded veteran defenseman Brooks Orpik and backup goaltender Philipp Grubauer to the Colorado Avalanche for the 47th... Read more ...

Bryce Harper will participate in Home Run Derby if he makes All-Star team...

Bryce Harper will participate in Home Run Derby if he makes All-Star team, report says

Harper, a five-time All-Star, is hitting .213 with 19 home runs and 45 RBIs this season. Read more ...

Trump invited 'permanently separated' families to speak about loved ones...

Trump invited 'permanently separated' families to speak about loved ones allegedly killed by unauthorized immigrants - and he autographed posters of the victims' faces

President Donald Trump invited families at an event on Friday to share stories of their loved ones allegedly killed by unauthorized immigrants. These families, Trump said, were... Read more ...

Xhaka and Shaqiri score for Swiss, make Albanian symbol

Xhaka and Shaqiri score for Swiss, make Albanian symbol

KALININGRAD, Russia - Albania's national flag was at the center of Switzerland's 2-1 victory over Serbia on Friday at the World Cup. Read more ...

Blue Jays closer Osuna suspended through Aug 4 by MLB

Blue Jays closer Osuna suspended through Aug 4 by MLB

NEW YORK - Toronto Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna has agreed to a suspension through Aug. 4 under baseball's domestic violence policy, discipline that will cause him to miss... Read more ...

NHL Draft picks 2018: Complete list of results for Rounds 1-7

NHL Draft picks 2018: Complete list of results for Rounds 1-7

Sporting News is keeping track of every pick made on 2018 NHL Draft weekend. Read more ...