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Ga. police catch former Salvation Army bell-ringer

OAKWOOD, Ga. — Police have arrested a man they say may use the familiar Salvation Army bell ringer's accessories to scam people out of money.

12/07/10 - 3:47pm

Ex-college student sentenced in Savannah attack

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- A former Savannah College of Art and Design student was sentenced Monday to six years in prison - with 12 months in the county jail - for attacking a 77-year-old man.

12/07/10 - 10:43am

State wary of changing Georgia farm rules

JEKYLL ISLAND - The one who spoke least Monday at the Georgia Farm Bureau meeting may have said the most that farmers wanted to hear.

12/07/10 - 2:03pm

U.S. judge upholds Brunswick protest rule

BRUNSWICK, Ga.  - A federal judge has ruled Brunswick police may continue to enforce the city's disorderly conduct ordinance and have the legal authority to ask small groups of protesters whether they have a permit to demonstrate.

12/07/10 - 6:23am

SC man arrested after daughter's boyfriend is shot

BLUFFTON, S.C. — Authorities say a father is charged with voluntary manslaughter after he shot and killed his 27-year-old daughter's boyfriend.

12/06/10 - 6:42pm

Verdict in Atlanta repo man shooting

ATLANTA — A Fulton County jury has found a man guilty of killing one man and wounding another when they tried to repossess his car.

12/06/10 - 6:03pm

Court to look at huge Wal-Mart sex bias lawsuit

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court will consider whether to keep alive the largest job discrimination case in U.S. history, a lawsuit against Wal-Mart that grew from a half-dozen women to a class action that could involve billions of dollars for more than a half million female workers.

12/06/10 - 5:58pm

Perdue's portrait unveiled at Georgia Capitol

ATLANTA — Gov. Sonny Perdue has unveiled his official portrait to hang in the halls of the Gold Dome.

12/06/10 - 6:25pm

Trim your taxes before year ends

As 2010 winds down, there are several tax changes people should be aware of for their year-end financial planning.

12/06/10 - 6:30pm

Clayton schools security head pleads not guilty

JONESBORO, Ga. — The head of security for Clayton County Schools, John Taylor Walker Jr., has pleaded not guilty to a charge he tried to bribe a judge to get a government contract for an outside employer.

12/06/10 - 4:34pm
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