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Man arrested after home set afire

Authorities have arrested 27-year-old Corey Dunta Jackson for a Monday evening house fire, according to Lt. Neil Brown.

09/22/10 - 2:14pm

Police: man, 19, beat and shot

A 19-year-old was beaten and shot Tuesday evening on the 1400 block of Poplar Street, according to incident report.

09/22/10 - 11:52am

Atlanta megachurch head denies sex with young men

ATLANTA - The prominent pastor of a 25,000-member megachurch near Atlanta denies allegations in a lawsuit that he coerced two young men from the congregation into a sexual relationship, his attorney said.

09/22/10 - 2:41pm

Woman reports armed robbery

An Augusta woman was robbed at gunpoint in the parking lot of Family Dollar at 2625 Cherokee Plaza, according to an incident report.

09/22/10 - 11:47am

Chambliss' office investigating slur against gays

ATLANTA — U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss' office is investigating whether one of his staffers left a derogatory slur on an Internet discussion over the rights of gays to serve in the U.S. military.

09/22/10 - 11:35am

Woman: Man blocked road, exposed himself

An Augusta woman said a man exposed himself to her after he blocked the road with his car, according to an incident report.

09/23/10 - 7:33am

UGA adding faculty

After three years of steady cutbacks, University of Georgia administrators hired more than 70 new tenured or tenure-track faculty members this fall, Provost Jere Morehead said Tuesday.

09/22/10 - 11:17am

Standoff ends in North Augusta

Officers with the North Augusta Department of Public Safety are continuing to investigate domestic violence allegations that led to a standoff situation late Tuesday night.

09/22/10 - 2:48am

Deal's financial woes recast Ga. Gov. race

ATLANTA - In a Republican-leaning state in what's shaping up as a Republican year, Nathan Deal was seen as a pretty sure bet to become Georgia's next governor.

09/21/10 - 6:00pm

Fla. appeals decision in tri-state water dispute

Florida is appealing a judge's decision that protects Georgia from demands that it release more water from a series of dams to protected threatened or endangered species downstream.

09/21/10 - 5:54pm
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