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Federal report accuses Georgia congressman of misusing funds

A U.S. House of Representatives report concludes that a Georgia congressman used campaign funds to pay for membership, green fees and meals at two exclusive golf courses.

Georgia governor signs new law to protect police

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp is signing into law a new measure providing additional legal protections to police officers.

Gov. Kemp extends Public Health State of Emergency, COVID-19 safety measures

Governor Brian Kemp Friday signed two executive orders extending the state's Public Health State of Emergency and existing COVID-19 safety measures.

Governor Kemp honors late Congressman John Lewis

ATLANTA, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) -- Governor Brian Kemp and First Lady Marty Kemp attended a service honoring Congressman John Lewis as he lies in the...

Braves’ Markakis returns 3 weeks after opting out of season

Nick Markakis is returning to the Atlanta Braves three weeks after announcing he was opting out of the season due to concerns about the coronavirus pandemic.

Georgia gov, Atlanta to continue mediation on mask order

Georgia’s governor has withdrawn a request for an emergency order to block the state’s largest city from ordering people to wear masks in public or imposing other restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic while a lawsuit on the matters is pending.

Atlanta police: Woman intentionally rammed car, killing baby

ATLANTA (AP) - Atlanta police say they've detained a woman accused of intentionally ramming her car into a vehicle carrying her infant daughter and...

Ex-lawyer gets 2 years in prison after stealing county money

ATLANTA (AP) - A disbarred Georgia lawyer has been sentenced to two years in federal prison after being convicted of stealing $337,000 she was...

C.T. Vivian to lie in state at Georgia Capitol before burial

A horse-drawn carriage will take the Rev. C.T. Vivian's casket to Martin Luther King Jr.'s tomb in Atlanta on the eve of his funeral.

2 judges in lawsuit over Atlanta mask rule recuse themselves

After one judge recused herself at the state’s request from hearing a lawsuit filed by Georgia’s governor over measures taken by Atlanta in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, a second stepped aside because she used to work for the governor.

New York’s governor pledges aid to Georgia city in visit

New York's governor is pledging to help the Georgia city of Savannah fight COVID-19.

Georgia Dems choose state chair to replace Lewis on ballot

Georgia Democrats have selected state Sen. Nikema Williams, chair of the state party, to replace Rep. John Lewis on the ballot in November.