Georgia's parole board plans to hold a hearing to weigh whether to grant clemency for a man scheduled to be executed for the killing of a convenience store clerk more than three decades ago.
Georgia's governor is repeating his commitment to a further pay raise for teachers, although he's not saying when the additional money is coming.
A former Georgia firefighter is jailed on 16 felony charges after investigators say he stole guns from his in-laws' house and burned it to the ground.
Basketball Hall of Famer Shaquille O'Neal has donated a home to an Atlanta woman whose 12-year-old son was shot at a school football game and paralyzed from the chest down.
An Atlanta businessman who pleaded guilty in a college basketball scandal that paid bribes to steer top athletes to certain schools and money managers has been spared prison time.
Federal prosecutors say Atlanta's Fox Theatre is improving the quality and availability of services for people who are deaf and hard of hearing.
A Georgia city has asked a sterilization facility to temporarily stop work over air quality tests that show elevated levels of a carcinogen that leaked from the facility last month.
A Georgia school district says it won't let transgender students use bathrooms aligning with their gender identity, reversing a previous decision.
With the filing of yet another criminal charge against a co-founder of Dragon Con, his attorney has renewed his call for a prosecutor to be barred from any matter involving his client.
Signify, the Dutch company formerly known as Philips Lighting, says it is buying Cooper Lighting Solutions from Eaton Corp. for $1.4 billion (1.27 billion euros) in a move intended to strengthen its position in the North...
A sentencing hearing has been postponed for a former Louisiana State University student convicted in the hazing death a Phi Delta Theta fraternity pledge.
Rapper, actor and entrepreneur Chris "Ludacris" Bridges can add artist-in-residence to his resume as he takes on the position at Georgia State University.
Reality television personalities Todd and Julie Chrisley are accusing a Georgia tax official of abusing his office to pursue "bogus tax evasion claims" against them.
A Georgia county school district is putting on hold a new rule allowing transgender students to use bathrooms that align with their gender identity.
The Latest on a jury acquitting a former Georgia police officer of murder in the fatal shooting of an unarmed naked veteran (all times local):
Authorities say a motorist survived after several large logs from a logging truck pierced the car's windshield and rammed all the way through the rear hatch.
Police in Georgia say a DUI suspect who was clocked going 130 mph (209 kph) down a highway went airborne in his car, struck a median and flipped over a guardrail before walking away unharmed.