Grand jury says police shooting of Georgia man justified

Police were justified in fatally shooting a 20-year-old man, a grand jury said Wednesday after concluding that he pointed a BB pistol at officers who had come to arrest him.

Georgia man accused of fatally shooting wife indicted

The man who killed his wife outside of veterans nursing home is indicted.

Former elected official gets 20 years in child porn case

A former Georgia city councilman has been sentenced to 20 years in federal prison for multiple counts of producing, receiving and possessing child pornography.

Alabama governor opposes release in slaying of Georgia teen

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey is opposing parole for a woman convicted of killing a teenager who was abducted from a north Georgia shopping mall more than 35 years ago.

A first for Georgia: Dems nominate black woman for governor

A first for Georgia - Democrats nominate a black woman to be elected governor. Abrams faces the outcome of the GOP runoff for her opponent in November.

GOP candidates for Georgia governor ready for runoff

Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle and Secretary of State Brian Kemp largely skipped the celebrations and pivoted directly to talk of a runoff contest that will decide who faces Stacey Abrams in November.

Suit: Georgia woman went in for liposuction, suffered brain damage

A malpractice suit says a Georgia woman has permanent brain damage after going in for liposuction and a tummy tuck.

Officials implement policy change after 2017 bridge collapse

The Georgia Department of Transportation has officially declared that “only non-combustible materials may be stored under bridges,"

Slaying suspect jailed in Georgia after decade on the run

Authorities say a man who fled overseas a decade ago to avoid charges in a Georgia slaying is now jailed in the state.

Shooting: Two shot, 1 dead at Georgia high school graduation ceremony

Shots rang out at a Mt. Zion High School in Jonesboro, GA on Friday night after a high school graduation ceremony. According to Clayton County...