By Tim Darnell, Atlanta Journal-Constitution Troy Warren #local-all Madoff admitted to swindling thousands of people out of billions. The Associated Press is reporting that Ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff has died in a federal prison. His death i...
By Tim Darnell, Atlanta Journal-Constitution Troy Warren #covid-all #local-all Major vaccination sites halt vaccine | NYC councilman calls pause ‘big setback’ The U.S. Food & Drug Administration and the Atlanta-based Centers for Disease Con...
By ArLuther Lee, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Troy Warren #local-all Some qualify for ‘plus-up’ payments if 2019 and 2020 tax returns are on file. A third round of stimulus payments are on the way that could include a bigger check for quali...
By The Associated Press Troy Warren #local-all BRYAN, Texas — A man opened fire at a Texas cabinet-making company where he worked, killing one person and wounding five others before shooting and wounding a state trooper prior to his arrest, authorit...
By The Associated Press Troy Warren #local-all #picks-all Police accused of wrongdoing can usually count on the blue wall of silence — protection from fellow officers that includes everything from shutting off body cameras to refusing to cooperate w...
By The Associated Press Troy Warren #local-all #breaking-all Buckingham Palace announced Friday that Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, has died. He was 99. Earlier this year, Prince Philip underwent surgery and a lengthy recovery from surgery fo...
By The Associated Press Troy Warren #local-all LAS VEGAS — O.J. Simpson and a Las Vegas hotel-casino have settled a lawsuit alleging that unnamed employees defamed Simpson by telling a celebrity news site he had been banned from the property in Nove...
By The Associated Press Troy Warren #local-all BEIJING — China’s government warned Washington on Wednesday not to boycott next year’s Winter Olympics in Beijing after the Biden administration said it was talking with allies about a joint approac...
By MARILYNN MARCHIONE, Associated Press Troy Warren #local-all A doctor who treated George Floyd the night he died said Floyd had no pulse and could not be revived by commonly used methods such as shocking his heart back into a normal rhythm. G...
By The Associated Press Troy Warren #local-all GATLINBURG, Tenn. — A rider was ejected from a mountain coaster in Tennessee and hospitalized with head, wrist and ankle injuries, according to state officials. A report submitted by the owner to the...
By ArLuther Lee, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Troy Warren #local-all Ted Kaczynski was arrested at a remote Montana cabin on April 3, 1996. He was arguably the most elusive suspect in the history of American criminal justice who tested the...
By The Associated Press Troy Warren #local-all WARWICK, R.I. — A handful of coins unearthed from a pick-your-own-fruit orchard in rural Rhode Island and other random corners of New England may help solve one of the planet’s oldest cold cases. The...
By ArLuther Lee, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Troy Warren #local-all Commander in chief was seriously wounded only 2 months into first term. Only five months after Ronald Reagan was elected the nation’s 40th president in a landslide victory...
By Tim Darnell, Atlanta Journal-Constitution Troy Warren #covid-all #local-all Biden: 90% of U.S. adults will be vaccine eligible in 3 weeks. The director of the Atlanta-based Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned Monday morning of...
By Associated Press Troy Warren #local-all Heavy rains across Tennessee flooded homes and roads, prompting officials to rescue dozens of people from houses, apartments and vehicles. Authorities said four bodies were found Sunday in the flood’s after...
By ArLuther Lee, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Troy Warren #local-all Facebook, Google executives dodge questions during first public testimony. Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey this week became the first social media executive to publicly acknowledg...
By The Associated Press Troy Warren #local-all NEW YORK — Beverly Cleary, the celebrated children’s author whose memories of her Oregon childhood were shared with millions through the likes of Ramona and Beezus Quimby and Henry Huggins, has died. Sh...
By The Associated Press Troy Warren #local-all AUSTIN, Texas — Texas officials on Thursday raised the death toll from February’s winter storm and blackouts to at least 111 people — nearly doubling the state’s initial tally following one of the worst...
By The Associated Press Troy Warren #local-all WASHINGTON — The number of people seeking unemployment benefits fell sharply last week to 684,000, the fewest since the pandemic erupted a year ago and a sign that the economy is improving. Thursday’s...
By Stephanie Toone, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Troy Warren #local-all Some older Americans who receive Social Security benefits may not have received their payments yet. Last week, for the third time in less than a year, the federal gover...