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Ex-Floyd County schools employee indicted in child sex sting

A former employee of a northwest Georgia school district has been indicted following his arrest in a multi-state child exploitation sting. Twenty-six-year-old Jeffrey Ryan Lance...

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New lynching memorial offers chance to remember, heal

Elmore Bolling defied the odds against black men and built several successful businesses during the harsh era of Jim Crow segregation in the South....

With USOC in turmoil, athletes testify about sex-abuse cases

The question sex-abuse victim Craig Maurizi would like to ask U.S. Olympic leaders is simple and searing: “How can you sleep at night?” Every bit...

Atlanta airport: Jet reports engine smoke, returns safely

A Delta jet that departed Atlanta for London on Wednesday reported smoke coming from one of its engines and returned safely to the airport...

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Diet Coke grows for first time in 8 years after makeover

Diet Coke’s makeover, which put the sugar-free drink in skinny colorful cans, helped the low-calorie brand sell more soda in North America for the...

Southwest has been faced with fines, union safety complaints

Southwest Airlines runs its planes hard. They make many short hops and more trips per day than other U.S. airliners, which adds to wear...

Private jet maker plans additional Georgia service center

A private jet maker plans a new $55 million service center in coastal Georgia, hiring 200 people. Gulfstream Aerospace, a unit of General Dynamics Corp.,...

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