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Analysis: Tables turn on Ga. GOP

ATLANTA - For decades, Georgia Republicans running for office almost routinely charged Democrats with abuse of power, and in some cases outright corruption. Now the tables have turned.

09/13/10 - 6:27am

Update: No bond for SC mom in deaths of 2 sons

ORANGEBURG, S.C.  — A South Carolina mother accused of suffocating her two young sons and driving her car into a river trying to cover up their deaths was denied bond today.

09/13/10 - 4:54pm

Woman says she was raped in woods

An Augusta woman told authorities she was raped in a wooded area east of the 2300 block of Peach Orchard Road about 6 a.m. Saturday.

09/13/10 - 12:48am

Teens seen damaging Aquinas High School

Two teen boys were observed driving a golf cart into advertising signs on the Aquinas High School football field, damaging 10 signs and the cart about 9:30 p.m. Saturday, according to a Richmond County sheriff's report....

09/12/10 - 11:31pm

Roadside peach seller robbed

A man selling peaches from the back of his truck reported he was robbed at gunpoint around 9:30 p.m. Saturday on the 3300 block of Burton Drive in Augusta.

09/12/10 - 11:22pm

Richmond deputy charged with battery

A Richmond County sheriff's deputy was arrested and charged with battery early Saturday morning, Sheriff Ronnie Strength confirmed Sunday. Deputy Raymond Gash, who has been with the department since 2007, allegedly grabbed and struck a former girlfriend in her vehicle after she agreed to give him a ...

09/13/10 - 8:13am

Steelers beat Falcons in OT

Rashard Mendenhall ran 50 yards for a touchdown 2:35 into overtime and the Steelers beat the Atlanta Falcons 15-9  today.

09/12/10 - 5:24pm

Football booster charged with stealing from club

CORDELE, Ga. (AP) - The former treasurer of a Georgia high school football booster club was charged with siphoning money from the organization. Mark Brubaker, 52, was arrested this week by the Bradford County Sheriff's Department in Pennsylvania after Georgia authorities sought his extradition. He i...

09/12/10 - 4:18pm

DeKalb girl, 7, dies playing with gun

LITHONIA, Ga. - A 7-year-old girl has died after shooting herself with her mother's gun.

09/12/10 - 6:34pm

Husband and wife killed in metro Atlanta lot

ATLANTA (AP) - Authorities say a man shot and killed his wife and then shot himself at a parking lot in suburban Sandy Springs. Sandy Springs Police Lt. Keith Zgonc says that Edward Shaw fatally shot his wife Lillian Shaw late Saturday and then turned the gun on himself. He says investigators were t...

09/12/10 - 4:15pm
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