A DEAL PORTRAIT STEEPED WITH SYMBOLISM UNVEILED AT EMOTIONAL CEREMONY 

Gov. Nathan Deal wanted his official portrait to symbolize his most cherished moments over two terms in the state's top office. And...

GEORGIA SUES OPIOID MANUFACTURERS FOR ALLEGEDLY FUELING DRUG CRISIS

Georgia Attorney General Chris Carr filed a lawsuit Thursday seeking to hold pharmaceutical companies accountable for the spread of...

 
 
 

GEORGIA ELECTION YEAR ENDS WITH STATE HOUSE WINNER

A retired probate judge, Mitchell Scoggins, won a special election to replace former state Rep. Christian Coomer in House District...

HOW HOUSE DEMS PLAN TO TACKLE VOTING RIGHTS AND OTHER TOP GEORGIA ISSUES

The Democratic takeover of the U.S. House on Thursday will mean more than just an endless string of subpoenas for the Trump administration...

 
 
 

GEORGIA POLITICS IN 2019: HOW WILL DEMOCRATS USE THEIR NEW CLOUT? 

The wild November elections could just be a preview of the tumultuous year ahead in Georgia politics.

SOMETIMES, GEORGIA HEALTH CARE COSTS ARE A SIMPLE MATTER OF LOCATION

In Georgia, where you live is among the forces that have nothing to do with your health choices but can lead to higher insurance premiums.

 
 
 

GEORGIA LAWMAKERS PREPARE NEW CRACKDOWN ON SEX TRAFFICKERS

Legislation targeting sex trafficking in Georgia will focus on creating more resources for law enforcement and coordinating trauma...

GEORGIA POLITICS IN 2019: WHO WILL CHALLENGE DAVID PERDUE?  

The wild November elections could just be a preview of the tumultuous year ahead in Georgia politics.

 
 
 

THE JOLT: IN A PULPIT CRITIQUE OF DONALD TRUMP, HANK JOHNSON INVOKES ADOLF HITLER

U.S. Rep. Hank Johnson has never been a fan of President Donald Trump, but the Lithonia Democrat significantly dialed up his criticism...

STUDY: WHEN GRADES GO HOME ON FRIDAY, CHILD ABUSE GOES UP ON SATURDAY

A new study found nearly a four-fold increase in the incidence rate of verified child physical abuse reports on Saturdays after a Friday...

 
 
 

FOR DONALD TRUMP AND ERICK ERICKSON, AUGUST 2015 WAS A CRUCIAL MONTH

The implications have been slow to surface, but it seems as if the month of August 2015 was an important turning point for two American...

PROPOSAL FOR DYSLEXIA LEGISLATION MAY FACE UPHILL BATTLE

Legislative plan for dyslexia funding faces uphill battle without Sen. Millar

 
 
 

ENCRYPTION IS THE BIGGEST CHALLENGE FOR THE NEXT GBI HEAD, KEENAN SAYS

Retiring Georgia Bureau of Investigation Director Vernon Keenan said the biggest challenge his replacement will face is rapid advances...

CRIME VICTIM RIGHTS AMONG NEW GEORGIA LAWS TAKING EFFECT JAN. 1

Laws covering crime victims. internet sales taxes and more take effect in Georgia on Jan. 1, 2019.

 
 
 

FORMER PRESIDENT CARTER ATTENDS EBENEZER BAPTIST CHURCH SERVICE

Several dozen members of Carter's family are expected to join him this morning at the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church, a civil rights...

TORPY AT LARGE: WOUNDS LICKED, MARY NORWOOD IS BACK IN THE FRAY

Bill Torpy talks to Mary Norwood, who indicates she's still a political force despite losing two Atlanta mayoral quests by the slimmest...

 
 
 

AUDIT STIRS DEBATE ABOUT COSTS OF PRIVATE AND STATE PRISONS IN GEORGIA

An audit says it costs Georgia more to house comparable inmates in private prisons than state facilities.

GEORGIA DEM LEADER DELIVERS DEFIANT FAREWELL MESSAGE

Georgia Democratic leader's farewell: ‘We are the next battleground.'

 
 
 

HOW DID GEORGIA'S TOP D.C. PRIORITIES FARE IN 2018?

Earlier this year, we rolled out a list of some of the top Georgia issues we were tracking in Washington in 2018.

SETTLEMENTS IN PRISON DOCTOR LAWSUITS TOP $3 MILLION; COULD GO HIGHER

While lawsuits have settled involving two prison doctors accused of shoddy care, Georgia may not have addressed underlying problems.

 
 
 



Here's what Manny Machado can buy with his $300 million

Here's what Manny Machado can buy with his $300 million

Manny Machado is about to be a very rich man - one of the richest players in sports history after agreeing to a 10-year, $300 million deal with the San Diego Padres. The... Read more ...

Judge orders Roger Stone to court due to Instagram photo with apparent gun...

Judge orders Roger Stone to court due to Instagram photo with apparent gun crosshairs

A federal judge has ordered Trump confidant Roger Stone to appear in court to address an Instagram post featuring a photo of the judge with what appears to be the crosshairs of... Read more ...

Razor blades found under cart handles at Walmart; one person injured, police say

Razor blades found under cart handles at Walmart; one person injured, police say

Police in North Carolina are looking for the people responsible for placing razor blades under the handles of shopping carts at a Walmart, injuring at least one person. Read more ...

Don Newcombe, star pitcher linked to Dodgers' Brooklyn past, dies at 92

Don Newcombe, star pitcher linked to Dodgers' Brooklyn past, dies at 92

Newcomb was the first MLB player to win the Rookie of the Year, MVP and Cy Young awards. Read more ...

Burberry apologizes after sending noose sweatshirt down runway

Burberry apologizes after sending noose sweatshirt down runway

A model called out the brand's extremely "offensive" piece after walking show. Read more ...

Vandals spray-paint ' MeToo' on statue of WWII sailor kissing nurse

Vandals spray-paint ' MeToo' on statue of WWII sailor kissing nurse

Police want to know who spray-painted ” MeToo” on the leg of a statue depicting a sailor and a dental assistant kissing at the end of World War II. Read more ...

Netflix cancels 'Jessica Jones' and 'The Punisher'

Netflix cancels 'Jessica Jones' and 'The Punisher'

Netflix finally killed off the last of its Marvel shows. Read more ...

Despite Apology, Stone Faces Jail After Instagram Post

Despite Apology, Stone Faces Jail After Instagram Post

Roger Stone has apologized for the Instagram post that appeared to show crosshairs near the head of the federal judge who is presiding over his prosecution, but now he has to... Read more ...

Bernie Sanders announces he's running for president again in 2020

Bernie Sanders announces he's running for president again in 2020

Sen. Bernie Sanders on Tuesday announced he's running for president in 2020. Sanders' 2016 presidential campaign made him a household name, despite the fact he ultimately lost... Read more ...

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld has died at age 85, French media report

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld has died at age 85, French media report

The iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld is dead, French news site Pure People reported on Tuesday. The German-born couturier and photographer reportedly died in hospital in... Read more ...