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No sanctuary cities in S Carolina; governor wants ban anyway

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 11:50pm

By Jeffrey Collins

Angry soldier’s widow says Trump didn’t know husband’s name

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 11:19pm

By Catherine Lucey

Target says customers want it to pause the ‘Christmas creep’

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 11:01pm

By Anne D’Innocenzio

Top US general lays out Niger attack details; questions remain

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 10:55pm

Associated Press

Military judge in Bergdahl case worries about Trump impact

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 10:43pm

By Jonathan Drew

Vox Populi: ‘The best way to alienate Georgia Southern fans is to blame them for the loss.’

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 10:32pm

“This message is for Mr. Dean that wrote an article in the paper: The best way to alienate Georgia Southern fans is to blame them for the loss.”

Police arrest 16-year-old in murder of 15-year-old

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 10:25pm

Savannah-Chatham police’s Violent Crimes investigators arrested a teen suspect on Monday for his involvement in a Saturday shooting that killed 15-year-old Windsor Forest High School Student George Akins Jr.

Long day of diplomacy: Tillerson visits Afghanistan, Iraq

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 10:25pm

By Matthew Lee and Alex Brandon

Trump shoots down retirement limit to pay for GOP tax cuts

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 10:24pm

By Marcy Gordon

Education agency blasted amid student loan scam crackdown

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 10:22pm

By Richard Read and Teddy Nykiel

Wrongful conviction no surprise to Kansas black community

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 7:17pm

WICHITA, Kan. — Rose McIntyre says she wonders whether her refusal to grant regular sexual favors to a white detective prompted him to retaliate against her black son, who spent 23 years in a Kansas prison for a double murder he didn’t commit.

Prosecutor urges judge to force state’s release of Savannah inmates’ prison records for parole

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 6:46pm

Chatham County Chief Assistant District Attorney Greg McConnell on Monday challenged state corrections officials to make public prison records for two long-time inmates approaching parole for violent crimes here.

COMMENTARY: Super Bowl malaise not plaguing Falcons? Want to bet?

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 6:31pm

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — On a foggy night in Foxborough, one thing became crystal clear: The Atlanta Falcons have fallen victim to the dreaded Super Bowl losers’ malaise .

Not so cold duck? Man keeps looking for bird thought extinct

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 6:26pm

WASHINGTON — Hope is the thing with feathers, poet Emily Dickinson wrote. For Richard Thorns, the feathers are pink.


Mon, 10/23/2017 - 5:46pm

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Mon, 10/23/2017 - 5:40pm


New flight paths lead to airplane noise complaints across U.S.

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 5:38pm

PHOENIX — Airliners began flying over Twila Lake’s bungalow-style house in a historic district three years ago, taking off every one to two minutes from the Phoenix airport and roaring over her neighborhood. It was a sudden change after rarely hearing jets in her previous 13 years in the downtown neighborhood.

Savannah-Chatham police searching for 87-year-old man

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 5:05pm

Savannah-Chatham police are searching for a missing 87-year-old man with Alzheimer’s disease.

Japanese defense minister sounds alarm on North Korea

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 4:47pm

CLARK, Philippines — Japan’s defense minister asserted Monday that North Korea’s nuclear and ballistic missile capabilities have grown to an “unprecedented, critical and imminent” level, requiring “different responses” to the threat.

NOT SO SUPER: Dan Quinn seeks solution to low-scoring Falcons’ 3-game skid

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 4:42pm

FLOWERY BRANCH — Three straight losses have dropped the Falcons to .500 and in third place in the NFC South, prompting a “state of the team” address from coach Dan Quinn.