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Democrats challenge constitutionality of bill to boost fees, hospital tax, and cut taxes

ATLANTA -- House Democrats ask Georgia's attorney general to rule on constitutionality of a bill that would impose a new tax on hospital revenues.

04/20/10 - 12:30pm

Grovetown man dies in Monday evening wreck

A Grovetown man died Monday evening in a single-vehicle wreck in Appling.

07/01/10 - 8:00pm

Slaying arrest leads to meth lab

The arrest of an Augusta man in the slaying of a pawnshop owner has led to what authorities are calling one of the largest methamphetamine labs ever discovered in Augusta.

 

07/01/10 - 8:00pm

Senate restores arts funding in its version of budget

Georgia's Council for the Arts gets its funding back in the Senate version of the budget, the Senate Appropriations chairman announced Tuesday.

04/20/10 - 12:36pm

No secession monument for North Charleston park

The mayor of North Charleston says he has withdrawn his offer to the Sons of Confederate Veterans to allow a monument to South Carolina secession in a city park because the proposed monument has become too controversial.

04/20/10 - 9:41am

Georgia Tech student robbed on campus

Georgia Tech police sent an e-mail alert to students and staff today saying a student was robbed around midnight as she walked from the library to her car.

07/01/10 - 8:01pm

SC church seeks to overturn judge ruling

GREENVILLE, S.C.   - A South Carolina church has asked an appeals court to overturn a judge's order on the board of trustees of Erskine College. The Greenville News reported today the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church has asked the Court of Appeals to overturn an or...

04/20/10 - 8:13am

SC church seeks to overturn judge ruling

GREENVILLE, S.C.   - A South Carolina church has asked an appeals court to overturn a judge's order on the board of trustees of Erskine College. The Greenville News reported today the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church has asked the Court of Appeals to overturn an or...

04/20/10 - 8:12am

Coca-Cola profits rise in first quarter

ATLANTA  - Coca-Cola says its first-quarter profit climbed 19 percent as the world's largest drink maker saw rapid growth overseas. That offset persistent weakness in the U.S. as shoppers bought less soda. The results were weaker than analyst expectations. The company says its earnings rose to ...

04/20/10 - 8:09am

Delta reports $256 million first-quarter loss

ATLANTA - Heavy winter storms hurt Delta Air Lines' results as the world's largest carrier says it lost $256 million in the first quarter. The red ink was still far less than a year earlier, thanks to rising demand for air travel, and the company predicts a profit for the current quarter. The loss f...

04/20/10 - 8:05am
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