Michael Biesecker

SC, Georgia join suits to halt new emissions rules


WASHINGTON — States and industry groups dependent on fossil fuels filed court challenges Friday to President Obama’s Clean... Read more

Reputed gangster pleads guilty in kidnapping plot

A South Carolina woman who authorities say is a gang member known as “Lady Jamaica” has admitted lying to federal agents during their... Read more

2 charged in kidnapping of NC prosecutor's father...


RALEIGH, N.C. — Two more people were charged in the kidnapping of a North Carolina prosecutor’s father, bringing the number to at... Read more

New Atlanta center honors King Sr.

ATLANTA — The father of Martin Luther King Jr. is remembered as a prominent Atlanta preacher and civil rights leader. But as a young man from a... Read more

UPS ends grants to Boy Scouts

ATLANTA — The philanthropic arm of shipping giant UPS said it will no longer give money to the Boy Scouts of America as long as the group... Read more