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Court rules out some life sentences for juveniles

WASHINGTON  - The Supreme Court has ruled that teenagers may not be locked up for life without chance of parole if they haven't killed anyone. By a 5-4 vote today, the court says the Constitution requires that young people serving life sentences must at least be considered for release. The cour...

05/17/10 - 12:26pm

DeKalb woman dies after police Taser

DECATUR, Ga. - DeKalb County police say a woman who was subdued with the help of a Taser has died.

05/17/10 - 11:52am

Warrant issued in prosecuter threat

Warrants have been issued against a woman accused of threatening Assistant District Attorney Natalie Spires after a juvenile court hearing.

05/17/10 - 10:51am

Earlier argument might have sparked Apple Valley shooting

Investigators believe a late-night shooting at a birthday party on Apple Valley Drive could have been sparked by a fight earlier that day.

05/17/10 - 10:09am

Showers should soak region today

The Augusta area should benefit from scattered rainfall today as an upper-level weather system sweeps eastward.

06/01/10 - 8:33pm

Atlanta man dies in I-20 accident this morning

An Atlanta man was killed this morning in a wreck on Interstate 20 near Wheeler Road.

05/17/10 - 9:54pm

Small town grapples with teen's baseball game death

ST. MARYS, Ga. -- A south Georgia community struggled Sunday with the death of one of its own -- a 15-year--old who died during a baseball game collision.

 

05/17/10 - 5:57am

$1 coins can save U.S. money, ex-Georgia rep says

A St. Marys lawyer and former state representative is urging everyone he knows to stop using $1 bills and start using the $1 coin that has been in circulation since 2000.

05/17/10 - 5:42am

New Miss USA crowned in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS - A 24-year-old Arab-American beat 50 other women to take the 2010 Miss USA title on Sunday

05/17/10 - 5:33am

Summer gas prices may peak at $3

The pinch at the gas pump could rise to $3 a gallon this summer, but experts say most prices will stay south of that.

05/17/10 - 5:23am
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