A former Georgia Tech fraternity president has pleaded guilty to rape, more than two years after police say he sexually assaulted his ex-girlfriend.
A Guatemalan man living illegally in the U.S. has pleaded guilty to driving drunk when he killed Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and his Uber driver.
Police in Georgia say the body of a missing 18-year-old who recently received her driver's license has been found in a car that was submerged in a pond.
The parents accused of killing their 2-week-old baby in an Atlanta suburb will stand trial together on charges including second-degree murder.
A federal appeals court in Atlanta is reaffirming its decision that workers aren't protected against workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation.
Courts twice have blocked Nevada from carrying out its first execution in 12 years using a never-tried combination of drugs that it created after struggling to get lethal injection supplies.
Police in Maine played a key role in the arrest of a man suspected in a series of burglaries and thefts with outstanding warrants in nine states.
A former baggage handler at Atlanta's airport has been sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison after pleading guilty to helping smuggle guns onto passenger planes bound for New York City.
President Donald Trump has endorsed Secretary of State Brian Kemp over Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle for Georgia governor, just days before the contentious Republican runoff is decided.
A third woman has been arrested in the beating and stabbing of an Applebee's waitress who Georgia authorities say accidentally brushed against a customer's leg.
A road in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park that straddles Tennessee and North Carolina will be temporarily closed for the cleanup of a multi-vehicle accident.
A man has pleaded not guilty in Kentucky to killing a woman he met at the massive "Rainbow Family" counterculture gathering in a Georgia forest.
An analysis by The Associated Press finds that many state lawmakers accused of sexual misconduct in the #MeToo era are having success running for re-election or new legislative seats.
Prosecutors this month charged rapper T.I. with simple assault, public drunkenness and disorderly conduct following an altercation outside his Atlanta area home in May.
The defense attorney for a Georgia police officer charged with voluntary manslaughter in a fatal shooting says he's "not a danger" and deserves to be released from jail on bond.
Police in Atlanta's suburbs say a man has been charged with DUI in a crash that killed his 11-year-old son and seriously injured his 13-year-old son in January.
Prosecutors in Georgia say three people who admitted to filing approximately 984 fraudulent returns using stolen identities have each been sentence to more than five years in prison.
Police in Georgia say two women have been arrested in the beating and stabbing of a waitress at Applebee's after she accidentally brushed against one woman's leg.
A Georgia man has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for offering cash and basketball tickets in an attempt to hire someone to kill his ex-wife.
A Georgia mayor says it was "inexcusable and unprofessional" for two of her city's police officers to use a simulated coin toss to decide whether to arrest a woman after a traffic stop.
Two brothers police say talked about using a gun and offended other passengers by using vulgar language on a flight from Atlanta to Connecticut have been arrested.
Atlanta police say a baby and a woman had been wounded by gunfire when a person drove up in a car and fired shots at an apartment complex as dozens of people were gathered outside.