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Georgia DOT opens flex lane on I-85 in Gwinnett

Georgia Department of Transportation officials announced the opening of the flex lane on I-85 northbound between Jimmy Carter Boulevard and Indian Trail Road.

Nearly 50 teens ransack Ga. Wal-Mart | RAW VIDEO

A mob of nearly 50 people burst in to a Macon Wal-Mart and smashed merchandise early Sunday morning.

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Ga. town removes Confederate flag, but says not due to Charleston tragedy

McDonough City officials and staff say the removal of old flags from the Square is not in response to the Charleston shooting tragedy.

Report: Georgia led states in clean energy jobs during first quarter

Georgia was ranked the No. 1 job creator in the clean energy industry during the first quarter of 2015, thanks in part to the state's strong solar industry.

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Chick-fil-A tops in customer satisfaction

Atlanta-based Chick-fil-A has been named the top fast food restaurant in the United States for customer satisfaction, according to the American Customer Satisfaction Index Restaurant Report released this week.

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Higher gas tax among state laws going into effect Wednesday

Higher gas taxes are among the new laws going into effect Wednesday.

GDOT officials encourage driver safety ahead of July 4 weekend

The Georgia Department of Transportation is encouraging drivers to use caution during the busy July 4 weekend.

Same-sex couples tie the knot during mass wedding ceremony in Atlanta

More than 50 same-sex couples took part in a mass wedding ceremony on Sunday in Buckhead.

Man steals hearse with body inside

A man is in custody after a hearse was stolen from the morgue outside Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta.

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Weakened U.S. still too strong for China at World Cup

OTTAWA — The United States shrugged off the suspension of two key players to beat China 1-0 in their women’s World Cup quarter-final on Friday and book a place against Germany in the last four.

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Loganville pair becomes first same-sex couple to be married in Gwinnett | VIDEO | PHOTOS

Loganville residents Kelly Martinelli and Taylor Nash became the first same-sex couple to be married in Gwinnett County on Friday.

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Georgia governor, attorney general: State will abide by Supreme Court same-sex marriage ruling

A.G. Sam Olens says the final call on the issue was made by the Supreme Court

In a statement to the public and a memo to state department heads, Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens says the georgia will adhere to the 5-4 ruling today by the U.S. Supreme Court recognizing same-sex marriage nationwide.

Fire at black church in Georgia ruled arson

A fire inside a church with a primarily African-American congregation in Macon, Georgia has been ruled as arson by fire officials, local newspaper the Telegraph reported.

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U.S. Supreme Court rules in favor of gay marriage nationwide

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Friday that the U.S. Constitution provides same-sex couples the right to marry in a historic triumph for the American gay rights movement.

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Elton John, Drake, Van Halen, Sam Smith headline 2015 Music Midtown festival

Lineup for Atlanta's premiere music festival announced

A mix of big-name artists from all genres will perform at Atlanta’s Music Midtown 2015 Sept. 18-19.

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