DENVER -- Investigators following the cold-case deaths of women from more than 30 years ago have linked three of them to a convicted triple murderer who a prosecutor said Wednesday could have been responsible for as many as 20 slayings.. District Attorney Mitch Morrissey said Vincent Groves, who died
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- A wrong-way interstate driver slammed into a car full of sorority sisters on spring break about one minute after an Ohio trooper received a report about the errant driver, according to dashboard camera video released Wednesday by the State Highway Patrol.. The footage shows the wrong
TULSA, Okla. -- A sheriff's deputy, a suspected gunman and a bystander were wounded Wednesday afternoon during an exchange of gunfire outside a Tulsa courthouse, sending people scattering from a crowded plaza as an employee at a nearby library used his camera to chronicle the events.. Police spokesman Leland Ashley
MIAMI -- LeBron James had 31 points and 11 rebounds, Dwyane Wade added 18 points and set up Udonis Haslem for an alley-oop dunk with 12 seconds left, and the Miami Heat rallied to beat the Atlanta Hawks 89-86 on Wednesday night.. Miami won its 11th straight at home
A look at Wednesday's prep sports action.
Wolves' girls make familiar trip to Macon
MACON -- Kaelyn Causwell cut to the baseline and drained a silky jump shot to put the finishing touch on Wesleyan's 55-40 state semifinal victory over Taylor County on Wednesday at the Macon Centreplex.. It was by no means the top-ranked Wolves' best game.. But a deep bench and
Girls basketball Final Four in Class AAAAA will decide bragging rights
DORAL, Fla. -- Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods are at Doral to build momentum in different ways.. McIlroy is the new No. 1 in golf after winning the Honda Classic. He is not concerned with how long he can stay there as much as he is winning the Cadillac Championship
Junior pitcher goes the distance in Mill Creek win
Officials delayed consideration of changes to the development plan around Coolray Field.
POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: Norcross group praises assisted suicide bill; Isakson touts cooperation with Israel
Georgia Right to Life encouraged by House action on assisted suicide; Isakson co-sponsors bipartisan bill to strengthen cooperation with Israel.
Preview of Thursday's Class AAAAA girls state semifinals
The first apology by Rush Limbaugh, posted on his website over the weekend, sounded forced, qualified, almost defensive. The second, broadcast live on his Monday show, sounded sincere and heartfelt.
Immigrant youth activists are ceasing to highlight only the very best and brightest -- straight-A student emblems of perfection -- in relation to the DREAM Act.
FORT WORTH, Texas -- Ricky Stenhouse Jr. has gone step-by-step in racing.. There were the go-karts as a kid, then midget and sprint cars for Tony Stewart's team before going to ARCA. Once he became a full-time NASCAR Nationwide driver, Stenhouse was the top rookie in
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- When Dan Wheldon won the inaugural IndyCar race in his adopted hometown of St. Petersburg, he celebrated hours after the victory by jumping into the Tampa Bay.. That was one of the many memories of Wheldon shared Wednesday after a street was named for the late
Citizens board meeting focuses on county's ability to restrict usage at Briscoe Field, if commercial flights are allowed.
Former D.C. United striker joins second MLS squad
ATLANTA -- Welcome to the Blue Devil-Tar Heel Invitational.. Sure, the official name is the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament, but Duke and North Carolina have turned college basketball's hallowed postseason shindig into nothing more than an exclusive showcase for the Big Two.. The ACC's powerhouse programs have divvied up
Senior captain is a four-time all-state standout who maintains a 3.97 GPA
Figure played a key role in athletics at both UGA and Auburn
Local TV show features discussions on state basketball
NEW ORLEANS -- Three years into coach John Calipari's tenure at Kentucky, the Wildcats are once again the unquestioned kings of the Southeastern Conference.. The No. 1-ranked Wildcats open this week's SEC tournament in New Orleans with a swagger reminiscent of the 1990s, when they won seven of eight
Gwinnett police are currently on the scene of a believed homicide in Buford.
Plot to have woman killed will cost inmate an extra five years in prison, officials say.
Manager reportedly sold counterfeit materials from Duluth, Buford locations
Duluth police believe theft and vandalism suspect has been living in a web of lies.
Gwinnett County Public Schools educators who work with special needs students will come together on March 17 for the district's Transition Fair. The event offers the opportunityto help students as they transition out of K-12 into adulthood.
The Lilburn Woman's Club is currently accepting applications for six individual scholarships to be awarded in May.
The team needs someone to play Chopper for home games in 2012.
Gwinnett Online Campus has extended its registration period through March 15 in order to provide additional opportunities for middle and high school students to enroll during the 2012-13 school year.
ATLANTA (AP) -- The Georgia Senate has passed legislation that requiring food stamp recipients to earn their GED, pursue technical education, attend self-development classes or enroll in adult literacy classes.. Among those who would be exempt are people under 16 or over 59, the mentally or physically disabled, people
ATLANTA (AP) -- The Georgia House has passed legislation that outlines how the state would fund charter schools if a constitutional amendment is approved.. House Bill 797 passed 115-49 on Wednesday, the deadline by which all bills must pass at least one chamber of the Legislature to remain in play
Apple's new iPad model features a sharper screen and a faster processor
FBI Director Robert Mueller says terrorists may seek to train their own recruits or hire outsiders with an eye toward pursuing cyber attacks on the United States.
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) -- A Chatham County judge has rejected a request for a gag order restricting pre-trial comments in a sexual harassment lawsuit against celebrity chef Paula Dean's companies.. Judge Louisa Abbot said she would file an order denying the request by attorneys for Paula Deen and her
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A super political action committee supporting Rick Santorum in the Republican presidential race says it's time for Newt Gingrich to drop out.. Stuart Roy, an adviser for the Red, White and Blue Fund, told The Associated Press Wednesday that the former House speaker is splitting conservative voter
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- Anyone with a Twitter account can now be among the first to know about food recalls with a new service the Department of Agriculture is rolling out.. The USDA says state-specific food safety alerts for meat, poultry, and processed egg products are included as
Complete coverage of the GOP presidential race on Super Tuesday (video inside)
ATLANTA (AP) -- GOP leaders have revived a bill that would expand Georgia's school voucher program to include military families and foster care children.. Senate Bill 87 would use taxpayer money to give students the option of attending the school of their choice, including private schools.. GOP leaders have tried
ATLANTA (AP) -- Lawmakers are scrambling to keep their legislation on the agenda for this year's General Assembly on the 30th do-or-die day of the session.. Known as Crossover Day, it is the deadline for lawmakers to get their bills approved by at least one chamber of the
FORT VALLEY, Ga. (AP) -- A Georgia school system that's been operating four days a week to save money will soon return to five days of school.. The Peach County school board on Tuesday approved the 2012-2013 school calendar with a traditional five-day week.. Peach County public schools have
LOGANVILLE -- Tuesday was a long day for Tom Kirby, but worth the wait.. It was after 11:30 p.m. by the time Gwinnett votes were counted in a runoff for House District 107, a district divided between it and Walton County. But with all Gwinnett and Walton votes tallied, Kirby
Claude Russell Kirby, Sr., age 85, of Loganville, GA passed away March 5, 2012. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Monroe Chapel, 770-267-2594.
Mrs. Mary A. Cortese, age 86, passed away on March 3rd. Born in Queens, NY to Agnes and William Lynagh. She lived her adult years on Long Island, NY, married ...
Ruth Hill age 87 of Stone Mountain, GA passed away March 6, 2012. A Funeral Service Celebrating the Life of Ruth Hill will be held Thursday, March 8 at 2:00 ...
Janet Elizabeth Corum, age 82, of College Park, GA passed away on March 5, 2012. Services and Arrangements will be announced later by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home ...
Patricia S. Pendley, age 63, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on March 6, 2012. Services and Arrangements will be announced later by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and ...
Howard D. Rush, age 82, of Loganville, GA passed away March 5, 2012. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Loganville Chapel, 770-466-1544. www.stewartfh.com
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Mary L. Puckett, age 86, of Jefferson, formerly of Norcross, who passed away Monday March 5, 2012. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home ...
Mr. Carl W. Thomas, age 90, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Monday, March 5, 2012. He was preceded in death by his wife of sixty-seven years, Gertrude Pruitt ...
Mrs. Marie Moors, age 101, of Oakwood, passed away Monday, March 5, 2012. Memorial Park South Funeral Home, 4121 Falcon Parkway, Flowery Branch, Georgia 30542 is in charge of arrangements ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Era Terry Perry, age 91 of Jefferson, Georgia who passed away Monday, March 5, 2012. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, 706-367-5467 ...