LAWRENCEVILLE - Georgia college students will pay more fees and employees will shell out hundreds more dollars for health care under stopgap budget measures passed by the state Board of Regents on Wednesday.
ATLANTA - Angela Mulchandami was relieved to see her mother made it aboard a flight from Mumbai to Atlanta on Thursday morning.
MONROE - A man accused of gunning down his estranged wife and a man in a New Jersey church told authorities Tuesday in a videotaped confession that he would've killed everyone in the building if he'd had a machine gun, a Georgia prosecutor said.
ATLANTA - A state board voted unanimously Wednesday to keep a nearly 40-year-old policy that guarantees cost-of-living increases to pension payments for retired Georgia teachers.
HARLEM - A blink-and-you'll-miss-it town in rural east Georgia is the last place you'd expect to find the country's only museum dedicated to the classic comedy duo Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy.
JONESBORO - Enrollment in Clayton County schools has plunged since the system found out it was losing accreditation two weeks ago.
ATLANTA - A group of business leaders and educators called Wednesday for overhauling Georgia laws to give the state more control over school boards that behave unethically or fail to follow their own policies.
ATLANTA - A Clayton County school board member violated at least six policies when he hastily called a Friday afternoon meeting, the board's attorney said.
ATLANTA - Visitors flocked to welcome the only panda born at a U.S. zoo so far this year and watch mother and child on a live video feed at Zoo Atlanta on Monday.
ATLANTA - A state administrative judge recommended Wednesday that four members of the embattled Clayton County school board be removed from office for violating Georgia's open meetings laws and ethics code.
ATLANTA - The creatures just keep getting larger at the world's biggest fish tank.
ATLANTA - Flight attendants discovered the body of a 61-year-old woman in the restroom of a plane shortly before the flight landed in Atlanta Wednesday morning, a spokeswoman for the airline said.
ATLANTA - Fewer police officers. More part-time faculty in the classroom. No computer upgrades. Not as many books and magazines in the library.
ATLANTA - Two American-born teens forced by their father to attend a religious school in Pakistan for nearly four years have returned home to Atlanta after a documentary filmmaker pushed for their release.
ATLANTA - The attorney for a former police officer charged in a botched drug raid in which an elderly woman was shot to death described a renegade Atlanta narcotics unit that routinely planted drugs and lied to obtain search warrants.
ATLANTA - Construction projects at eight state colleges are on hold because the funding organization for them is caught up in red tape in the state attorney general's office.
DULUTH - Kid Rock caused a scene at a Waffle House on Tuesday, but this time it was on purpose.
LITHONIA - Eric Barker and Ricky Bryant Jr. had similar stories.
DECATUR - The 80-year-old leader of a suburban Atlanta megachurch is at the center of a sex scandal of biblical dimensions: He slept with his brother's wife and fathered a child by her.
ATLANTA - The family of an 11-year-old Alabama girl has filed a lawsuit against Delta Air Lines after the child said a man sexually molested her on a flight from San Diego to Atlanta.
ATLANTA - Two years after Georgia toughened state-mandated tests based on beefed up reading and math curricula, some testing experts say the state's standards may still be too easy.
ATLANTA - Next year's high school freshmen will take more math and science than their predecessors under changes expected to be approved next week by the state Board of Education.
ATLANTA - By all accounts, Mei Lan's first year was a big one.
ATLANTA - The muted sound of gunfire rang out from a window in the boarded up brick dorm.