Jake Armstrong

Credibility is shaky in Davis case

ATLANTA --- The credibility of seven witnesses who have recanted -- and two who have not -- in Troy Anthony Davis' death penalty case rose to the... Read more

Committee considers bankruptcy exemptions

ATLANTA --- State legislators could soon consider a bill boosting the amount of home equity Georgians can keep when they enter bankruptcy.... Read more

Car insurance stands to rise

Thousands of Georgia drivers could see substantial increases in their auto insurance rates -- as much as 81 percent, for some -- as insurance... Read more

Telework tax aid has few takers

ATLANTA --- The number of employers seeking state tax credits up to $20,000 for allowing their employees to telecommute dropped by about half this... Read more

Rise in job loss forecast

ATLANTA --- Unemployment in Georgia will rise over the next two years as recession hits the national and state economies, according to a Georgia... Read more

Case targets state's laws against gangs

ATLANTA --- When gang violence rose to an alarming high in the 1990s, Georgia legislators enacted a law that puts anyone convicted of gang-related... Read more

Officials question growth cost

ATLANTA --- The risk of cost overruns on Georgia Power's $6.4 billion proposal to add two nuclear reactors to Plant Vogtle near Waynesboro took... Read more

Public gets say on growth

ATLANTA --- Testimony on the Plant Vogtle expansion opened Monday, with members of the public painting it as a practical solution to the state's... Read more

Economy shouldn't hurt expansion

ATLANTA --- The credit crunch has no doubt forced people to put off car purchases or home remodeling. But how about building a multibillion-dollar... Read more

20 stations in Augusta area part of probe

ATLANTA --- Twenty of the 166-plus gas stations under scrutiny for price gouging during Georgia's recent gas shortage are in metro Augusta,... Read more