Several dogs with burn marks on their backs have shown up in a Georgia county, and no one seems to know how or why they're being injured.
Authorities say a homeowner shot and killed a man in the Stone Mountain area.
The U.S. government is now urging owners of nearly 8 million cars and trucks to have the air bags repaired because of potential danger to drivers and passengers.
Stepping up their vigilance against Ebola, federal authorities said Wednesday that everyone traveling into the U.S. from Ebola-stricken nations will be monitored for symptoms for 21 days.
Officials at the Georgia Aquarium say a 20-year-old beluga whale, Maris, is expecting a calf in the spring.
Georgia, in control of the SEC East, is having fun with winning streak after early stumble against South Carolina
Ebola concerns have prompted the University of Georgia to postpone a guest lecture by a Liberian journalist.
Gov. Nathan Deal is assembling a group of experts to serve on a newly created Ebola response team.
Supermarket chain Publix is recalling a snack mix because the label doesn't warn shoppers that it contains peanuts.
Authorities are investigating a wrong-way crash on a metro Atlanta interstate that left a motorist dead.
Federal officials on Thursday were investigating a fiery small plane crash in northeastern Georgia that killed one person and left another seriously injured.
The Georgia state auditor has issued a report slamming the state ethics commission for management issues and is asking state Attorney General Sam Olens to investigate the commission using its own money to pay staffers' personal legal services.
A second Dallas nurse diagnosed with Ebola was transferred Wednesday from Texas to a specialized hospital isolation unit in Atlanta that has already treated three Americans with the virus.
A school board in northeastern Georgia has voted to alter a monument outside a high school football field that contains two Biblical references.
Gov. Nathan Deal has halted campaign events at least through Wednesday after a Georgia Republican Party staffer's death.
Police say an 87-year-old man stopped for driving nearly 100 mph on a southern Indiana highway believed he was in Georgia where family members had been looking for him.
Mississippi coach Hugh Freeze says he has talked with defensive tackle Robert Nkemdiche about a blurry photo circulating the internet that shows a person holding a bong.
An attorney says charges have been dropped against former Brookwood High School and South Carolina running back Kenny Miles.
Authorities seized marijuana and more than $4,000 in cash from Alabama football player Kurt Freitag's dorm room.
Ben Affleck's "Argo," a film about a fake movie, has earned a very real prize: best picture at the Academy Awards.
Commodores knock off 10th-ranked Texas A&M, build momentum for next week's SEC Tourney in Gwinnett
Yellow Jackets fall to 14-12 overall, 4-10 in the ACC with road loss
Atlanta falls to 0-3 early in spring training schedule
Five-time NASCAR champion wins his first "Great American Race" since 2006
Georgia tight end Ty Flournoy-Smith is free on bond after being arrested on a misdemeanor charge accusing him of lying about the theft of his textbooks.
Pope Benedict XVI bestowed his final Sunday blessing of his pontificate on a cheering crowd in St. Peter's Square, explaining that his waning years and energy made him better suited to the life of private prayer he soon will spend in a secluded monastery than as leader of the Roman Catholic Church.
A 38-year-old inmate who was convicted of killing two college students after confessing to his FBI agent father was executed in Georgia on Thursday, apologizing to the families of both victims before being injected at a state prison.
Police say they have a suspect in custody in the stabbing deaths of two people in in a home in the Stone Mountain area, just east of Atlanta.
A food processing company plans to invest $11 million to expand its snack-making plant in Waycross.
Authorities were investigating after a small jet crashed off the end of a runway after landing in eastern Georgia, killing five people and injuring two.
School officials in an Atlanta suburb are working with police install "panic buttons" in the buildings.
Wildlife officers in North Carolina and Georgia say they have conducted an undercover operation that cracked down on poachers who were killing bears and other animals.
The Georgia House of Representatives has approved a proposal that calls for the state to license and regulate businesses that call themselves pain management clinics.
Investigators have announced a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a Gainesville teenager's killer.
Police say they're searching for the driver of an SUV who they say drove off after striking and killing a woman as she walked to catch a bus in Atlanta.
Delta Air Lines apologized to passengers arriving in Savannah after a jet veered off a runway and ended up in a grassy area.
A 16-year-old boy was hospitalized in Columbus after a stabbing.
Authorities say six people are recovering from injuries are a MARTA bus and a car collided south of Atlanta.
The execution of a Georgia man who killed a fellow prisoner in 1990 was halted Tuesday at the last minute so courts could consider claims that he's mentally disabled and other issues.
Paul McCartney and Mumford & Sons are among the headliners for the 2013 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival in Manchester, Tenn.
The Atlanta Braves will retire Chipper Jones' number and induct him into the team's hall of fame on June 28.
Utility crews are descending beneath downtown Atlanta in an effort to find out what caused an underground explosion that shot manhole covers into the air.
Chipper's departure leaves opportunities for Braves second baseman, as well as McCann
Burger King said Monday that it reached out to Twitter to suspend its account after an apparent hack.
Jerry Buss, the Los Angeles Lakers' playboy owner who shepherded the NBA franchise to 10 championships, has died. He was 79.
Teaching parents to switch channels from violent shows to educational TV can improve preschoolers' behavior, even without getting them to watch less, a study found.
Ashley Holt earned a $100,000 cash prize, a feature in Redbook magazine and an apprenticeship at host Buddy Valastro's famous New Jersey bakery.
A 19-year-old Kennesaw State University student is in critical condition after being struck by a pickup truck while walking alongside a road in Athens.
Paul earns MVP honors; Kobe swats LeBron's comeback attempts
Spotlight now brighter than ever on female racer after biggest achievement of her stock-car career