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 2021-04-15 14:40 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

The Latest: Iran finalizes deal for 60M doses of Sputnik V...

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran has finalized a deal with Russia to purchase 60 million doses of Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine....

 2021-04-15 14:39 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Chauvin won't testify at murder trial in George Floyd's death...

The defense at the murder trial of former Officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd rested its case Thursday without putting Chauvin on the stand, wrapping up after two days of testimony to the prosecution's two weeks....

 2021-04-15 14:37 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Cannon appointed commissioner in Henry County...

Greg Cannon was sworn in April 5 to fill the District 3 seat on the Henry County Board of Commissioners which was vacated when Gary Barham passed away in March....

 2021-04-15 14:35 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Mixed-use site for commercial development reviewed in Henry County...

A mixed-use rezoning was recommended for approval by the Henry County Zoning Advisory Board with a 3-1 vote. The applicant requested a rezoning from RA (residential-agricultural) to MU for a 42.4-acre piece of property on the east side of Mill Road next t...

 2021-04-15 14:33 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Henry County zoning board makes recommendation for residential lots...

The Henry County Zoning Advisory Board voted at its March 25 regular meeting to recommend approval of a rezoning from R-3 (single-family residential) to RA (residential-agricultural) for an 11.65-acre piece of property east of Brannan Road and west of Pal...

 2021-04-15 14:30 

CNN

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READ: Biden's executive order imposing new sanctions on Russia...

The Biden administration on Thursday imposed new sanctions on Russia and expelled diplomatic personnel in response to election interference and cyber hacks by the country....

 2021-04-15 14:30 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta-based Tip Top Proper Cocktails launches a new line, takes flight...

With its debut in late 2019, Atlanta-based Tip Top Proper Cocktails showed that there is nothing inferior about a canned cocktail. A new Shaken line starts shipping at the end of the month, and a couple of the cans are being stocked on airline beverage ca...

 2021-04-15 14:20 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

A $1.2 billion loss for Delta, but recovery is on the radar...

Delta Air Lines lost $1.2 billion in the first quarter, more than expected, but executives said Thursday that the airline could be profitable by late summer if the budding recovery in air travel continues....

 2021-04-15 14:20 

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Habitat and species loss leaves just 3% of world's land ecosystems intact, study suggests...
 2021-04-15 14:20 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Fayette schools rep maps Booth traffic plan...

More details about Fayette County Public Schools' plan to regulate traffic flow at its new J.C. Booth Middle School were presented at the Board of Education's work session on Monday. In response to recent public comments about access to the new sc...

 2021-04-15 14:18 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

GHSA sets Valdosta's appeals hearing for Monday...

Valdosta High will get an hearing Monday at 9 a.m. to appeal Georgia High School Association penalties that banned the football team from the 2021 playoffs and declared five student athletes ineligible....

 2021-04-15 14:17 

CNN

Delta stopped burning through cash in March...

Since the pandemic hit the US airline industry last March, major carriers have been burning through millions of dollars a day. For Delta Air Lines, at least, that ended last month....

 2021-04-15 14:16 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Chicago police to release video in fatal shooting of 13-year-old...

Chicago officials plan to release body camera footage in last month's fatal police shooting of a 13-year-old boy....

 2021-04-15 14:16 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Piedmont Healthcare veteran named system's chief financial officer...

Piedmont Healthcare recently named Thomas A. Arnold as its chief financial officer. The appointment was effective immediately, according to a press release....

 2021-04-15 14:16 

CNN

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Derek Chauvin's defense to call another expert witness and could rest as soon as today...

Derek Chauvin's defense is expected to call another expert witness to testify on Thursday, which could be the trial's last day of testimony before the case moves to closing arguments....

 2021-04-15 14:12 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

CDC: Reported STDs set record for 6th straight year...

More than 2.5 million cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis were reported in 2019....

 2021-04-15 14:07 

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Africa CDC urges India to lift COVID vaccine export limits...

The Africa CDC director says he wants to believe that India will lift export restrictions on COVID-19 vaccines as soon as possible, warning that "India is not an island" while some African nations still have seen no shots at all....

 2021-04-15 14:06 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Google Earth adds time lapse video to depict climate change...

SAN RAMON, Calif. (AP) — The Google Earth app is adding a new video feature that draws upon nearly four decades of satellite imagery to vividly illustrate how climate change has affected glaciers, beaches, forests and other places around the world....

 2021-04-15 14:03 

CNN

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Fauci says this is a pause and not a cancellation of the J&J vaccine. Here's how long a final decision may take...

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert, says the recommended pause on the Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine is just that: a pause -- and not a cancellation -- and will likely last days to weeks....

 2021-04-15 14:02 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Valdosta not first football team GHSA has banned from playoffs...

Valdosta is banned from the 2021 football playoffs unless it wins an appeal of Georgia High School Association penalties Monday, but the Wildcats aren't the first football team to face postseason penalties....

 2021-04-15 14:00 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

This Piedmont Heights Tex-Mex spot brings the heat...

Little Rey's wings are smoked, giving them a dark color that foretells plenty of flavor. The Atlanta Tex-Mex taco joint does an admirable job with the wings, which have tender meat and crispy skin....

 2021-04-15 13:55 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County to develop community youth farm...

During an April 6 DeKalb County Board of Commissioners meeting, District 7 Commissioner Lorraine Cochran-Johnson unveiled a comprehensive plan for the development of a $1.4 million state-of-the-art youth farm, according to a press release....

 2021-04-15 13:55 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Polish court rules ombudsman must leave office at term end...

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's top court ruled Thursday that it is unconstitutional for the country's human rights commissioner to remain in the job indefinitely after the end of his term until a successor is chosen....

 2021-04-15 13:55 

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Myanmar Fast Facts...
 2021-04-15 13:55 

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Army veteran reacts to President Biden's announcement to bring home troops in Afghanistan...

The veteran said the announcement is good news, but that there are still obvious risks....

 2021-04-15 13:51 

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Polish court rules ombudsman must leave office at term end...

Poland's top court has ruled it is unconstitutional for the country's human rights commissioner to remain in the job indefinitely after the end of his term....

 2021-04-15 13:46 

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New sweet spot: Sugar Factory to open first location in Jacksonville...

The Sugar Factory is coming to the St. Johns Town Center!...

 2021-04-15 13:45 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Wall Street opens higher after strong earnings, economy news...

Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street as traders welcome some strong reports on the economy including a drop in jobless claims and a big increase in retail spending, as well as more robust earnings from big companies including Citigroup and United Heal...

 2021-04-15 13:41 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

J-Rod over: Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez have split...

J-Lo and A-Rod are no longer J-Rod — officially....

 2021-04-15 13:40 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Author reveals the less-seen King from the Birmingham Jail...

What does the "Letter From Birmingham Jail" reveal about the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr....

 2021-04-15 13:40 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Panthers add forward with international experience...

Georgia State padded its deep basketball roster by signing 6-foot-7 forward Chien-Hao Ma of Taiwan....

 2021-04-15 13:38 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Forsyth County schools to offer virtual, in-person learning for 2021-2022...

Forsyth County Schools will again offer students and their families a choice of learning environments for the 2021-22 school year, according to a press release....

 2021-04-15 13:37 

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French president visits Notre Dame 2 years after devastating fire...

Two years after a fire tore through Paris' most famous cathedral and shocked the world, French President Emmanuel Macron visited the building site....

 2021-04-15 13:37 

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$1,400 stimulus checks helped March retail sales soar 9.8%...

Sporting goods stores saw the biggest jump in sales, followed by clothing stores....

 2021-04-15 13:35 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

The Latest: Rice out of NCAA women's volleyball tournament...

The Latest on the efffects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:...

 2021-04-15 13:35 

News4Jax WJXT

Germany sees drop in crime during 1st year of pandemic...

Germany saw a drop in reported crime last year, partly due to pandemic restrictions that kept people indoors, although there was a rise in child abuse, domestic violence and cybercrime....

 2021-04-15 13:33 

Savannah Morning News

Savannah-Chatham County schools planning for full-time return to school for 2021-22...

The Savannah-Chatham school board is cautiously optimistic students will return to full-time five-day-a-week schedules for the 2021-22 school year....

 2021-04-15 13:33 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Georgia deputy charged after inquiry faults use of force...

A Georgia deputy has been charged and fired after an investigation found he pinned a suspect with his elbow and then kicked the feet out from under him after he was handcuffed....

 2021-04-15 13:31 

News4Jax WJXT

Body of US Capitol Officer William Evans returns to hometown...

The body of U.S. Capitol Police Officer William Evans has been returned to his home in Massachusetts for a funeral Mass and burial....

 2021-04-15 13:30 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

J-Rod are done: Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez have split...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — J-Lo and A-Rod are no longer J-Rod — officially....

 2021-04-15 13:30 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

The Latest: US, other nations help with COVAX vaccine effort...

GENEVA — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken has kicked off an appeal to other countries to help inject $2 billion more to the U.N.-backed program to ship coronavirus vaccines to the world's poorest countries....

 2021-04-15 13:30 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

U.S. industrial production rises 1.4% as weather warms...

WASHINGTON (AP) — American industry rebounded last month as the United States recovered from an unusually frigid February....

 2021-04-15 13:30 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Colorado to auction off cannabis-themed license plates...

Cannabis-themed license plates in Colorado are being auctioned off to the highest bidder in a fundraiser for the Colorado Disability Funding Committee....

 2021-04-15 13:28 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Georgia State splits roster for spring game...

The Georgia State football team has gotten a lot of important work done this spring. There has been depth to build. There have been newcomers to work into the rotation. But there's also been an emphasis on fun, an aspect that will be apparent on Frida...

 2021-04-15 13:28 

CNN

Aung San Suu Kyi Fast Facts...
 2021-04-15 13:27 

News4Jax WJXT

1 killed, 12 wounded in market explosion in Iraq's capital...

An Iraqi military statement says at least one person has been killed and 12 injured in a powerful explosion that rocked east Baghdad....

 2021-04-15 13:27 

News4Jax WJXT

J-Rod are done: Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez have split...

J-Lo and A-Rod are no longer J-Rod — officially....

 2021-04-15 13:26 

CNN

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Chris Brown Fast Facts...

View the Chris Brown Fast Facts on CNN and learn more about the singer who pleaded guilty to assaulting then-girlfriend Rihanna in 2009....

 2021-04-15 13:26 

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U.S. industrial production rises 1.4% as weather warms...

American industry rebounded last month as the United States recovered from an unusually frigid February....

 2021-04-15 13:25 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Saddler joins race for GOP Senate nomination in Georgia...

ATLANTA (AP) — Latham Saddler, a Navy veteran and former Trump administration official, has joined the Republican race to challenge Georgia Democratic U.S. Sen. Raphael Warnock in 2022....

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