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Ryan throws 3 TD passes in romp

ATLANTA – Matt Ryan threw three touchdown passes, including a 42-yarder to Roddy White on Atlanta's first play from scrimmage, and the Falcons were never challenged in their 31-3 win over Terrell Owens and the Buffalo Bills today. Owens became the sixth player in NFL history with 1,000 car...

12/27/09 - 5:21pm

New York defense shredded

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – Matt Moore and the Carolina Panthers turned the New York Giants' farewell to Giants Stadium into one of their ugliest moments in franchise history....

12/27/09 - 8:22pm

Coach to take leave of absence

NEW ORLEANS – Florida coach Urban Meyer is taking an indefinite leave of absence instead of resigning and expects to be on the sideline leading the Gators when next season opens. "I do in my gut believe that will happen," Meyer said today at a Sugar Bowl news conference. Offensive coordinator...

12/28/09 - 12:46am

Nigerian man removed from Detroit flight after disruption

DETROIT — A passenger onboard the same Northwest Airlines flight that was attacked on Christmas Day was taken into custody in Detroit today after becoming verbally disruptive upon landing, officials said. A law enforcement official said the man was Nigerian and had locked himself in the airliner's bathroom.

12/27/09 - 8:22pm

Man dragged from car, shot

ATLANTA — Police say a man was killed after he was pulled out of a car in the middle of the road in Atlanta and shot to death. About 10 p.m. Saturday three people inside a blue Mazda dragged another person out of the car and shot him four or five times, according to police. One of the rounds ...

12/27/09 - 8:22pm

Search continues for woman, 77

ALBANY, Ga. — Authorities were to continue searching today for an elderly woman missing from her South Georgia home since Thursday. Emergency personnel have been combing the water for 77-year-old Fannie Corley after her teal 1992 Dodge Dynasty was found empty at about 10 a.m. Thursday on a Lee...

12/27/09 - 8:22pm

Women shot as they slept

KENNESAW, Ga. — Two women who were shot while sleeping in their home have non-life threatening injuries. Police told WGCL-TV that someone shot at the women in their Kennesaw home about 3:45 a.m. Saturday. The women were in a front bedroom with the curtains drawn. The shooter was outside the ho...

12/27/09 - 8:22pm

Police shoot drugstore robber

FAYETTEVILLE, Ga. — Police shot and wounded a robbery suspect who pulled a gun at drugstore in Fayetteville. Officers responded at 7:40 p.m. Saturday to a call reporting an attempted robbery at a Walgreens. Police say the suspect was still inside the store in the pharmacy area when officers a...

12/27/09 - 8:22pm

Chesnutt memorial service today

ATHENS, Ga. - A memorial service will be held today for singer-songwriter Vic Chesnutt, who died Christmas Day at age 45. The family will receive visitors and hold a memorial service at Bridges Funeral Home, 3035 Atlanta Highway, from 3 to 6 p.m., followed by a gathering at Ciné, 234 West Ha...

12/27/09 - 10:57am

Armed robbery reported in North Augusta

Police are searching for two armed men who robbed The Big H store at 631 E. Buena Vista Avenue in North Augusta earlier tonight.

12/27/09 - 12:13am

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Group demands hearing on commissioner appointment

City leaders appeared to warm to a request Monday by the West Augusta Alliance to hold one or more public hearings before appointing an interim District 7 commissioner to serve until Donnie ...
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