ATLANTA - Jekyll Island's governing board on Monday approved a series of agreements with a developer to get a 200-room beachfront Westin Hotel project back on track, a spokesman for the island authority said.
AMARILLO, Texas - A JetBlue Airways pilot who disrupted a cross-country flight by leaving the cockpit and yelling about religion and terrorists is free to go home rather than be committed to a mental health facility, a Texas judge ruled Friday.
AUGUSTA - A new approach to pain management at Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center is setting the tone for the rest of the Army.
WASHINGTON - One million ads. More than $1 billion. Ten battleground states. Those eye-popping figures tell the story of the 2012 presidential campaign TV ad blitz - never before has so much money been spent on so many commercials aimed at so few voters. Television ads were the primary communications tool for the campaigns of Barack Obama and Mitt Romney, despite the gradual but persistent shift of viewers from television to the Internet. The two ...
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SAVANNAH - Savannah planners are taking a vertical approach to traffic congestion on a major thoroughfare and considering a new elevated expressway.
SAVANNAH - The federal government said Saturday it has given final approval to a $652 million project to deepen the river channel to the Port of Savannah to make room for supersized cargo ships.
ATLANTA (AP) - Paul Johnson says Georgia Tech's powerful running game, which was dominant in last week's lopsided win over Boston College, will face a different challenge on Saturday against Brigham Young's stout run defense.
GENEVA (AP) - Mired in a crisis caused by the Lance Armstrong doping affair, cycling faces a long uphill trek to regain credibility.
The Top Ten teams in the Associated Press Georgia high school football polls of the 2012 season with first-place votes in parentheses and win-loss record, total points and position last week at right:
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - Georgia might be the most fortunate team in the nation. Everyone concedes the 12th-ranked Bulldogs haven't played up to expectations, a situation that boiled over this week when senior safety Shawn Williams called out his defensive teammates for "playing too soft." But Georgia (6-1, 4-1 Southeastern Conference) still finds itself in an enviable position: facing No. 3 Florida (7-0, 6-0) on Saturday with a chance to gain the inside track to ...
BOSTON - Jason Aldean will be making history at one of baseball's most historic sites.
ATLANTA - Georgia is looking for answers as it confronts a looming shortage of doctors.
ATLANTA - A lawsuit filed Monday by five Georgia residents accuses the state's 180 local school districts of illegally using taxpayer money to campaign against a proposed constitutional amendment that would put more control of charter schools in the state's hands.
ATLANTA - Warning signs from previous test flights went unheeded before the fiery crash of a business jet being tested in New Mexico, killing four employees of Georgia-based Gulfstream Aerospace Corp., federal aviation officials said.