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Dow over 12,000; bull market rolls

NEW YORK  - Two years ago, the stock market was roadkill along the financial highway. Now one of the greatest bull markets in history is rolling along - maybe enough to finally get the attention of average investors.

02/01/11 - 8:07pm

Ga. lottery shortage to reach $244 million

 ATLANTA -- The shortfall for the lottery-funded Pre-K and HOPE Scholarship programs will reach $244 million by  July 1, according to figures state officials presented to a legislative committee Tuesday.

02/01/11 - 4:59pm

Chipper Jones hopes to be on the field in spring

ATLANTA — Chipper Jones showed Tuesday he can still knock the cover off the ball. Now for the next step in his recovery from knee surgery.

02/01/11 - 8:30pm

Logan Gray will transfer from Georgia

ATHENS, Ga. -- Georgia, which already lost its top two pass catchers from last season, is parting ways with one of its returning wide receivers.

02/01/11 - 3:05pm

Minneapolis woman accused of mailing puppy to Georgia

MINNEAPOLIS — A Minneapolis woman has been cited for animal cruelty after postal workers say they discovered a puppy in a box she mailed to Georgia.

02/01/11 - 2:17pm

'Gone Wild' video girls stay anonymous

ATLANTA — A federal appeals court has ruled that two underage girls can keep their names under wraps in their lawsuit against "Girls Gone Wild" producer Joe Francis. The 11th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals in Atlanta also ruled Tuesday that the cases of two other underage girls who are part...

02/01/11 - 2:20pm

SC parole agency choice says no

COLUMBIA — South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley's choice to run the state's probation and parole agency has dropped out.

02/01/11 - 2:02pm

Would-be burglar stuck in SC store air shaft

ORANGEBURG, S.C. — A man accused of trying to break into a convenience store in Orangeburg wound up getting the shaft. Or rather, wound up in the shaft.

02/01/11 - 1:42pm

Man tries to rob Ramada this morning

Employees at the Ramada Inn notified officers after a man attempted to rob the hotel this morning, according to an incident report.

02/01/11 - 12:05pm

'Stocking Strangler' suspect seeks new trial

ATLANTA  — A Georgia inmate sentenced to death on charges of strangling three elderly women with their own stockings is seeking more DNA tests after other results raised concerns about his conviction.

02/01/11 - 11:33am
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