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Victim identified in robbery attempt

Authorities continue to investigate a Wednesday night shooting at Kratha Drive and Milledgeville Road in which a 32-year-old man was wounded in the right arm. The victim, identified as Jonathan Jones, was taken to Medical College of Georgia for treatment, according to Richmond County Investigat...

05/13/10 - 1:17pm

Crash after chase near Atlanta kills fetus

DOUGLASVILLE, Ga. - A woman who police say led officers on a high-speed chase that ended in a crash that killed her unborn child is reported in serious condition at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta. Police say the chase began on Interstate 20 in Douglasville when an officer clocked a car driv...

05/13/10 - 8:11am

DeKalb investigates ambulance delay

DECATUR, Ga. - DeKalb County officials are investigating why it took an ambulance 22 minutes to get to a soccer player with a head injury. The player, 16-year-old Jonathan Brown, and his team from Upson-Lee High School in Thomaston were visiting DeKalb County last week for a state soccer playoff gam...

05/13/10 - 8:04am

Did Ga. postal worker steal identities?

ATLANTA - A postal worker and another suspect are facing federal indictments after being accused of stealing people's identities. The U.S. Attorney's office says Opeoluwa Adigun and Gabriel Onyekaba were indicted Wednesday on charges of conspiracy and identity theft. Adigun, who's from Nigeria, was ...

05/13/10 - 6:18am

SC panel looks at service taxes

COLUMBIA - A panel working on an overhaul of South Carolina's tax system will discuss taxes on intangible goods and services. The panel's meeting today comes as the state Tax Realignment Commission works toward a November deadline to propose changes to the state's tax laws. Proponents for ...

05/13/10 - 6:12am

Georgia ear-biting suspect now in jail

BRUNSWICK, Ga. - Glynn County police have arrested a Brunswick man accused of biting off part of another man's ear during a weekend home invasion robbery. Officers arrested Kyle Williams, 21, without incident Tuesday night on charges of attempted murder, aggravated battery, armed robbery and burglar...

05/13/10 - 6:08am

Boy, 12, tells court of life in closet

WATKINSVILLE, Ga. - Twelve-year-old tells court of brutal life, punishment, forced to live in a closet.


05/13/10 - 6:02am

Ga. high school students improve science scores

ATLANTA  - Georgia high school students, particularly blacks, are scoring better in science than at any time in the state's history. New data released by the state this week from the Georgia High School Graduation Test shows that the percentage of rising seniors passing the science exam increas...

05/13/10 - 5:50am

Bond granted in beating case

Five teens charged in a violent March 1 attack on a 16--year-old who was walking home were granted bond today after the 4-hour Juvenile Court hearing to determine whether to try them as adults failed to reach a decision. For the second time, that decision has been postponed after...

05/12/10 - 9:37pm

Lawyer Benjamin Eichholz begins prison

SAVANNAH -- Convicted Savannah lawyer Benjamin Eichholz began his 21-month sentence at a minimum-security prison 50 miles north of Savannah this week . Eichholz, 59, reported Tuesday to the Federal Correctional Institution at Estill, South Carolina in the afternoon, said Arnita Jones, executive ass...

05/12/10 - 9:04pm
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