By Tanni Deb, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution #atlanta-ga Atlanta rapper Lil Yachty was arrested after authorities said he was clocked traveling more than 150 mph through downtown, the Georgia State Patrol reported. Troopers pulled over 23-year-old Mi...
By MIKE SCHNEIDER, Associated Press #local-all Secretary of Commerce goes against judge’s ruling ORLANDO, Fla. — The U.S. secretary of Commerce says the 2020 census will end Oct. 5, despite a federal judge’s ruling last week that the head count of ever...
By Bill Rankin, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution #atlanta-ga Fulton DA is being investigated by state and feds Fulton District Attorney Paul Howard, now under investigation by state and federal authorities, has said repeatedly that his top appellate la...
By J. Scott Trubey, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution #atlanta-ga Georgia is finally out of the COVID-19 red zone. Citing decreasing cases and a lower test positivity rate, President Donald Trump’s coronavirus task force moved Georgia out of its most se...
By Tanni Deb, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution #atlanta-ga A crash with a serious injury has shut down all lanes on North Point Parkway at Preston Ridge Road in Alpharetta, according to the Alpharetta Department of Public Safety. Alpharetta police spok...
By Matt Kempner, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution #atlanta-ga Federal regulators slapped the Atlanta-based carpet giant Interface with a $5 million civil penalty, saying the company reported inflated financial results that misled shareholders. Two former...
By Mark Niesse, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution #atlanta-ga A federal judge on Monday required paper backups of voter registration and absentee voting information at every Georgia polling place, a safeguard to allow voters to continue casting ballots if...
By Christian Boone, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution #atlanta-ga Findings could influence prosecution of APD cops The GBI’s long-awaited investigation into the death of Rayshard Brooks, fatally shot by a since-fired Atlanta police officer, has wrapped...
By Vanessa McCray, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution #atlanta-ga Atlanta Public Schools announced limited hours of operation for school playgrounds and athletic tracks that recently reopened. The district closed the outdoor facilities in March in an eff...
By Mark Bradley, Atlanta Journal-Constitution #atlanta-ga The Cincinnati Reds finished above .500, though only just. They were 20-26 on the morning of Sept. 13. They won 11 of their final 14 games to climb to 31-29. Had they lost to Minnesota in extra in...
By Rose Kennedy #local-all When you’ve already got too much stress and too little time, why would you want to go back to school in your 40s? The quick answer: It’s all about upping the happy. If you’re not happy with your job, you should make a change,...
By Henri Hollis, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution #atlanta-ga A man is dead after a weekend crash in Gwinnett County. Jerry Brock, 36, of Lawrenceville, died at the scene after his car went off McKendree Church Road and hit a fence and a tree, accordin...
By Breaking News Staff AJC.Com #atlanta-ga A 15-year-old Marietta boy was killed and two other teenagers were injured Sunday in a multivehicle crash in Cobb County, according to police. The deadly wreck, which occurred just after 6:30 p.m. on Pat Mell...
By Henri Hollis, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution #atlanta-ga A man accused of holding a gun to a 2-year-old’s head during a violent home invasion earlier this year in Clayton County has been captured. JaMarcus Davel Williams, 21, of Moultrie, was arre...
By Asia Simone Burns, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution #atlanta-ga Atlanta police are trying to find an SUV in a hit-and-run that critically injured a bicyclist. Raunderio Adams, 29, has been in critical condition since the crash, which happened Aug. 3...
By Chip Towers, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution #atlanta-ga ATHENS — Seven Georgia football players tested positive for COVID-19 upon returning to campus to voluntary workouts this summer. UGA shared that information Friday afternoon in response to an...
By Ben Brasch, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution #atlanta-ga A Fulton County Superior Court judge ruled that the county’s elections board does not have to hold hearings that could have purged more than 14,000 registered voters from county rolls. This ru...
By Rodney Ho, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution #atlanta-ga Colleagues praise his career, knowledge, character; broadcast journalist battled Parkinson’s disease. Don McClellan, a WSB-TV reporter for more than half a century, died of Parkinson’s disease...
By Adrianne Murchison, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution #atlanta-ga Fulton County Animal Control Services recovered 12 additional cats inside a Sandy Springs condominium Friday bringing the total number hoarded by the owner to 71. Two more were dead insi...
By David Wickert, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution #atlanta-ga Georgia voters in November will help decide the fate of government fees and lawsuits, as well as property tax breaks for certain charities. Here’s a closer look at two proposed amendments t...