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Bond rating agency downgrades Southern Company’s debt

ATLANTA (AP) - A bond rating agency is downgrading Southern Co.'s debt, citing money the electrical utility will borrow to finance its purchase of...

Woman charged in crash that killed former Georgia lawmaker

APPLING, Ga. (AP) - A woman charged in a crash that killed a former Georgia lawmaker has been sentenced to serve two years on...

Large business fire on Atlanta freeway smokes heavily

ATLANTA (AP) - A large business fire outside Atlanta sent smoke billowing above a major freeway around rush hour as flames shot through the...

Man found hiding in woman’s car

ATLANTA, Georgia (CNN)- Police search for man found hiding in woman's car at Atlanta-area.

GOP “outsider” challengers try to unseat Georgia incumbents

ATLANTA (AP) - This election season has brought a groundswell of support for political outsiders, and candidates in several of Georgia's congressional districts are...

3-year old found drunk, dad arrested

ATLANTA, Georgia (CNN)- Father arrested after his three-year-old was found drunk.

Former Gwinnett County teacher accused of sex with student

A former Gwinnett County high school teacher accused of having a sexual relationship with a student is facing charges.

Ex-police officer faces court hearing in street gang case

A former Georgia police officer accused of helping a street gang evade police faces a court hearing as part of a nationwide racketeering case.

Georgia’s ‘psychoeducational’ students segregated by race

ATLANTA (AP) - A newspaper's investigation finds that Georgia's public schools assign a vastly disproportionate number of black students to "psychoeducational" programs, segregating them...

Missing boater’s body found in southeast Georgia river

BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) - Authorities say the body of a second man has been found dead in a southeast Georgia river after a boat...

Sheriff: Boy used father’s pistol to accidentally kill self

DALLAS, Ga. (AP) - Officials say a 3-year-old boy accidentally shot and killed himself with his father's pistol. Sgt. Ashley Henson of the Paulding County...

Close call at Atlanta airport between two Delta jets

ATLANTA, Georgia (CNN)- The FAA is investigating a close call between two Delta passenger jets at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta.