Georgia officials have made appointments to the state medical marijuana commission, a key step toward implementing a law designed to increase patient access.
Court documents say the Clark Atlanta University student who was reported missing and later found dead was strangled, placed in a plastic bin and dumped at a park.
Enrollment rose at Georgia's public universities and colleges this fall, with overall enrollment increasing 1.5% statewide to 333,507. Here are totals for each school and the percentage change from last fall:
A trucker who stabbed and seriously injured a colleague during an argument over the cleanliness of their truck's cabin has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was going into surgery Tuesday morning at Emory University Hospital to relieve pressure on his brain, his spokeswoman said.
Residents of an Atlanta suburb want the federal government to investigate cases of cancer near a medical sterilization plant that uses a gas linked to an increase cancer risk.
A judge has ruled that a lawsuit can move forward against a Georgia boarding school and a former teacher accused of sexually abusing students there decades ago.
A new report says the nation's elections are vulnerable to attack due to a lack of robust federal oversight of the private companies that are involved in manufacturing voting systems and maintaining voter registration...
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter has been admitted to Emory University Hospital this evening for a procedure to relieve pressure on his brain, caused by bleeding due to his recent falls.
Police say a man who owns a chain of taco restaurants in coastal Georgia had a sideline business - distributing large amounts of methamphetamine.
Officials at a Georgia university say plenty of students took advantage of a one-day chance to pay off their parking tickets by donating canned food.
A daughter of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. has sent a letter to Comcast executives in which she accuses the company of trying to "dismantle" a law barring racial discrimination.
A day after a missing Clark Atlanta University student was found dead in a Georgia park, police have arrested the victim's roommate and the roommate's boyfriend.
The National Park Service is giving visitors an inside look at the life of Union soldiers occupying a captured Confederate fort on the Georgia coast during the Civil War.
Authorities in Georgia say a man accused of fatally shooting someone was killed during a standoff with officers, two of whom also were wounded.
For even an actor known for performance-art stunts and public displays of painful self-examination, Shia LaBeouf's "Honey Boy" is something else.
Authorities say a Georgia county commissioner and members of his family have been arrested on racketeering charges after officers raided their homes and businesses.
A nonpartisan organization has placed a national debt clock in downtown Atlanta, right on time for a Democratic presidential debate coming to the city in two weeks.
Atlanta's city council has announced that a plaque honoring a councilman who served four terms before his death last year will be installed at a local park.