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Georgia News Roundup
UPDATE: Latest headlines are: State patrol: Teen dancing in road caused serious crash - Officials vote to fire Georgia teacher accused of allowing sex - Deputy accidentally shot during training exe...
May 29, 2015 05:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sepp Blatter wins re-election as FIFA president
UPDATE: In the end, nothing could stop Sepp Blatter. Not a far-reaching corruption scandal. Not a tarnished international image. Not a young prince who gave him a stronger-than-expected challenge.
May 29, 2015 04:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Teen charged as an adult in school bus shooting
A 16-year-old boy is being charged as an adult with two counts of second-degree attempted murder for shooting into a Jacksonville school bus and injuring two girls.
May 29, 2015 03:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Navajo Nation president's wife has been mysteriously absent
The Office of the First Lady on the Navajo Nation has for years served as a ceremonial post for wives of presidents to promote literacy, healthy living, the arts and anti-drunken driving efforts.
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GBI: Officer fatally shoots man who tried to draw gun
UPDATE: A police officer fatally shot a man who began to draw a gun during a confrontation in the west Georgia city of Carrollton, authorities said Friday.
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Father: Woman shot by sheriff told police it was an accident
UPDATE: The woman who was shot and critically wounded by a Georgia sheriff told a detective the shooting was an accident that happened while they were practicing self-defense tactics in an empty mo...
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Paul claims new momentum ahead of second Senate showdown
UPDATE: A confident Rand Paul claimed new momentum Friday in his fight against government surveillance programs, just days ahead of his second Capitol Hill showdown in as many weeks.
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Cuba removed from US terror list
The Obama administration on Friday formally removed Cuba from a U.S. terrorism blacklist, a decision hailed in Cuba as the healing of a decades-old wound and an important step toward normalizing re...
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Hastert indictment offers few clues about alleged misconduct
A newly unveiled indictment against former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert accuses the Republican of agreeing to pay $3.5 million in hush money to keep a person from the town where he was a longt...
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Judge delays case after 'Suge' Knight hires Jackson lawyer
UPDATE: A judge on Friday delayed the murder trial of Marion "Suge" Knight after the former rap music mogul hired the attorney who successfully defended Michael Jackson against child molestation ch...
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