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State’s jobless rate rises to 9.3 percent

ATLANTA - State labor officials say Georgia's jobless rate rose to 9.3 percent in July, which is up from 9 percent in June.

August 21, 2012 | The Associated Press | Business


State’s jobless rate rises to 9.3 percent

ATLANTA - State labor officials say Georgia's jobless rate rose to 9.3 percent in July, which is up from 9 percent in June.

August 21, 2012 | The Associated Press | Business


Savannah police cracking down on traffic

SAVANNAH - Police in Savannah-Chatham County have launched a 90-day blitz to crack down on traffic violations.

August 21, 2012 | The Associated Press | Public Safety


Bands sought for Savannah’s 2nd rock marathon

SAVANNAH - Organizers of Savannah's second Rock 'n' Roll Marathon are seeking local bands to provide the event's live

August 21, 2012 | The Associated Press | Lifestyle


Home Depot sees rosier year ahead

ATLANTA - The Home Depot Inc. is feeling more optimistic about the recovery of the housing market after customers spent more on remodeling and repair projects in the second quarter.

August 17, 2012 | The Associated Press | Business


Forecasters: Hurricane season could get worse

MIAMI - The Atlantic hurricane season got off to an early start and will likely stay busy, producing a few more storms than originally predicted, which could come early before tapering off, U.S. forecasters said last week.

August 16, 2012 | Jennifer Kay The Associated Press | State, National News


Judge rejects amending Savannah dredging suit

CHARLESTON, S.C. - A federal judge says that both the Georgia Ports Authority and a South Carolina agency overseeing activities in the Savannah River may take part in a $650 million lawsuit challenging the deepening of the river shipping channel.

August 16, 2012 | Bruce Smith The Associated Press | Local news


Town denies ‘Shore’ spinoff

POINT PLEASANT BEACH, N.J. - The Point Pleasant Beach Council unanimously voted against a request to tape the "Jersey Shore" spinoff featuring Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi and Jennifer "JWoww" Farley.

August 13, 2012 | The Associated Press | Lifestyle


JetBlue pilot has psychotic episode while in prison

DALLAS - The JetBlue Airways pilot of Richmond Hill who disrupted a cross-country flight by leaving the cockpit and yelling about religion and terrorists has had a psychotic episode in prison and requires further mental evaluation, a judge said Wednesday.

August 13, 2012 | Nomaan Merchant The Associated Press | State, National News


Chicken chain sets one-day record amid flap

ATLANTA - Chick-fil-A set a one-day sales record on Wednesday amid an ongoing controversy over a company executive's public stance against same-sex marriage, company officials said Thursday.

August 06, 2012 | The Associated Press | State, National News


Nine of 12 regions say no to T-SPLOST

ATLANTA - Voters have rejected a penny sales tax referendum to pay for transportation projects in nine of 12 regions in Georgia, including in metro Atlanta, unofficial returns show.

August 06, 2012 | The Associated Press | Local news


Ga. to extend absentee deadlines for some

ATLANTA - A federal judge on Thursday ordered Georgia's secretary of state to extend the deadline to accept absentee ballots from military service members, their families and citizens living overseas in the event of a primary runoff election on Aug. 21.

July 10, 2012 | By Errin Haines The Associated Press | State, National News


Requirement increases wait for licenses

ATLANTA - A new requirement for those seeking to get or renew a Georgia driver's license is causing long lines in some places.

July 10, 2012 | The Associated Press | State, National News


Ga. Aquarium applies to bring over 18 belugas

ATLANTA - The Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta has applied for a permit to bring 18 beluga whales into the country.

July 07, 2012 | The Associated Press | Lifestyle


Both sides claim victory for Ga. in immigration ruling

ATLANTA - Opponents of Georgia's immigration law are hopeful that Monday's ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court tossing out key provisions of Arizona's law means they can eventually win their legal challenge.

June 30, 2012 | Dorie Turner The Associated Press | State, National News


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Drivers needed for cancer patients

SAVANNAH - To ensure cancer patients get to those much-needed treatments, the American Cancer Society provides free rides through its Road To Recovery program.

August 18, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle


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