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3 Georgia inmates stop man from trying to commit suicide: report

Three Georgia inmates sprang into action after another inmate wrapped a sheet around his neck and tried to kill himself, according to a Thursday report.  ...

3 Georgia inmates stop man from trying to commit suicide: report

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04:30 2019-06-30

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The Latest: Georgia high court declines to stop execution JACKSON, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on the scheduled execution of a Georgia prisoner for a 1996 killing (all times local): 4 p.m. The Georgia Supreme Cour...
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U.S. rights groups, doctors sue to stop Georgia 'heartbeat' abortion ban A group of civil rights organizations, doctors and clinics sued Georgia's government on Friday to overturn a law passed in March that bans abortions ...
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Georgia cop holds on to suspect's vehicle as he's dragged onto freeway after traffic stop, video shows A police officer is recovering from injuries after he was dragged and half of his body was left hanging out of a fleeing driver's vehicle on Thursday...
21:30 2019-08-04

Georgia: newborn baby found alive in plastic bag – video report Police in Georgia have released dramatic bodycam footage showing the moment a newborn baby girl was discovered alive in a plastic bag. Local resident...
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Jeffrey Epstein signed will 2 days before suicide, report says Disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein’s will has been filed in the U.S. Virgin Islands and it showed that he signed it on Aug. 8 -- two days before inv...
14:15 2019-08-20

Prison officials appear to have not followed protocol around when Epstein died by suicide, according to report Richard Drew/AP, New York State Sex Offender Registry via AP Authorities in the New York jail appear to have not followed protocol the night financi...
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Former NHL player Greg Johnson died of apparent suicide, according to report Former NHL player Greg Johnson, who played 14 seasons, died earlier this month in what has been ruled an suicide, police told the Detroit News. ...
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Jeffrey Epstein wasn't checked on for hours before apparent suicide: report Correctional officers at the New York City prison housing Jeffrey Epstein didn't check in on the inmate for hours leading up to his apparent suicide ...
12:45 2019-08-12

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10:45 2019-06-14

Pak Trying To Stop Extradition Of Dawood Ibrahim's Top Aide To US: Report Pakistani diplomats in London are making all-out efforts to prevent the extradition of D-Company's top lieutenant Jabir Motiwala to the United States...
10:30 2019-07-02

Report: Japan bus stop stabbing wounds 19, kills up to 3 A man wielding a knife attacked commuters waiting at a bus stop just outside Tokyo during Tuesday morning’s rush hour, killing as many as three peopl...
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One in five working moms report pressure from job to stop breastfeeding A third of mothers surveyed reported that returning to work was the reason they stopped breastfeeding, and 19 percent even reported receiving pressur...
00:15 2019-08-01

French mayor dies after trying to stop illegal dumping: report The mayor of a southeastern French village was run over and killed Monday shortly after he caught construction workers illegally dumping rubble onto ...
23:30 2019-08-07

Iran's Revolutionary Guards Deny Trying To Stop British Tanker: Report Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards rejected on Thursday a US claim that they tried to stop a British tanker in the Gulf a day earlier, the Guards said...
11:30 2019-07-11

State Attorneys General Will Sue to Stop Sprint and T-Mobile Merger: Report It’s been one year since T-Mobile announced its intention to buy Sprint for $26 billion and, despite some scrutiny, the mega-merger has trudged forwa...
17:30 2019-06-11

US and Mexico working on plan to stop migrants at Guatemala border: report US and Mexican officials are floating a plan to deploy thousands of Mexican troops on the Guatemalan border to choke off the flow of illegal immigran...
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17:01 2019-06-09

Boris Johnson's Top Aide Says Lawmakers Can't Stop No-Deal Brexit: Report Lawmakers will be unable to stop a no-deal Brexit on Oct. 31 by bringing down Britain's government in a vote of no confidence next month, Prime Minis...
23:45 2019-08-04

Report: Kellen Winslow II Couldn't Stop Masturbating In Front Of His Teammates Former NFL tight end Kellen Winslow II was convicted of rape, indecent exposure, and lewd conduct on Monday—charges that stem from separate incidents...
00:45 2019-06-14

If We Want to Stop Climate Change, Now is a Moment of Reckoning for How We Use the Planet, Warns U.N. Report The human relationship with the land we live on has evolved over the hundreds of thousands of years humans have roamed the planet, but no period has ...
17:30 2019-08-08

Rocket Report: Catching a falling fairing, Delta IV Heavy may stop in 2024 Enlarge / The mighty Delta IV Heavy rocket takes to the skies. (credit: Aurich Lawson/United Launch Alliance) Welcome to Edition 2.10 of the Rocket...
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Report: ESPN plans to stop featuring LaVar Ball after inappropriate remark to Molly Qerim LaVar Ball had made an inappropriate remark to ESPN's Molly Qerim during Monday's airing of First Take.      ...
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A coalition of CEOs wants to get boards to commit to diversity A coalition of chief executives is trying to get more corporate boards to create diversity plans at U.S. companies, a senior official with the group ...
20:15 2019-06-12

Feds commit $2.8M to project tackling workplace harassment The money will go to fund Roadmap to Future Workplaces, a project that will provide training on legal rights and help create plans to reform company ...
06:30 2019-07-06

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Pakistan Continuing To Commit Ceasefire Violations, Says Centre Pakistan continues to commit ceasefire violations on the border, despite repeated reminders by India to adhere to all established norms of humanitari...
22:45 2019-08-01

Pensions commit $8B to fund of prison-phone magnate Detroit Pistons owner Tom Gores has been freed from his fundraising prison. Two massive pensions — including New York City’s pensions and the Pennsyl...
10:15 2019-06-20

Egyptian security forces commit war crimes in Sinai: HRW Egyptian security forces have committed widespread abuses against civilians in restive northern Sinai peninsula, some of which amount to war crimes, ...
08:45 2019-05-28

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16:15 2019-06-14

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14:30 2019-07-04

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00:15 2019-05-27

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17:30 2019-05-29

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'Stop it!' Japanese women turn to app to stop groping on trains Digi Police enables victims of molesters to notify fellow passengers of harassmentAlmost two decades after the introduction of women-only train carri...
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20% federal inmates are immigrants, mostly Mexican One-fifth of all federal prison inmates are not U.S citizens, many facing illegal immigration charges, according to new data from the Federal Bureau ...
00:45 2019-07-06

China's premier tells foreign CEOs China will commit to reform, opening up China will maintain its long-standing commitment to reform and opening up, Premier Li Keqiang told a group of visiting foreign chief executives on Th...
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12:45 2019-06-05

4 more inmates die in Brazil following deadly prison clash Brazilian authorities say four inmates allegedly involved in deadly clash between prison gangs have died of asphyxiation while being transferred to a...
17:45 2019-07-31

California court: Prison pot is OK _ if inmates don’t inhale SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A California appeals court says it’s legal to have small amounts of marijuana in prison — so long as inmates don̵...
09:15 2019-06-13

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08:30 2019-05-28

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03:45 2019-08-14

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13:30 2019-08-01

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04:00 2019-07-08

5 years for ex-guard who used pepper spray in inmates' eyes A former prison guard captain was sentenced Wednesday to five years in prison for plotting to abuse inmates at a privately run federal prison in nort...
07:45 2019-06-06

58 inmates injured in riot at California prison; eight hospitalized Around 200 inmates began fighting Wednesday at the prison in Soledad, California. Guards fired tear gas and rifle rounds to break up the riot.  ...
06:45 2019-08-15

Brazilian officials say 42 inmates found dead at 3 prisons Brazilian authorities said 42 inmates were killed at three different prisons in the capital of the northern state of Amazonas Monday, a day after 15 ...
03:30 2019-05-28

Relatives collapse while identifying beheaded inmates in Brazil RIO DE JANEIRO — Relatives of inmates killed during a prison riot in northern Brazil gathered in the coroner’s office Tuesday to identify the 58 vict...
19:15 2019-07-31

Kansas Wants to Ship Its Inmates Off to Private Prisons in Arizona The Kansas prison system is in shambles. And rather than reform or fix it, the state is now poised to push prisoners off to a controversial private p...
22:00 2019-06-06

Life in prison ordered for last two death row inmates in New Mexico The New Mexico Supreme Court on Friday vacated the death sentences of the last two inmates awaiting execution in a state that abolished capital punis...
05:45 2019-06-29

These Prisons Are Banning Books That Teach Inmates How to Code The Oregon Department of Corrections [DOC] has barred inmates from reading dozens of books about technology and programming—many of which teach basic...
02:15 2019-06-22

New law ends use of restraints on pregnant inmates as advocates push for more to be done WASHINGTON — The bipartisan criminal justice reform legislation known as the “First Step Act” put in place improvements in the care of pr...
05:15 2019-05-26

Brazil prison riot: Four inmates die during journey to new jail Four inmates allegedly involved in a deadly prison riot in Brazil have died of suffocation while being transported to a different jail, security offi...
00:00 2019-08-01

Kim Kardashian announces ride-sharing for ex-inmates to help them after release Kim Kardashian announced ride-sharing that would give former prisoners gift cards to help them get to and from job interviews, work and family events...
04:00 2019-06-14

Over 1,000 Inmates From Delhi Prisons To Be Trained As Yoga Teachers More than 1,000 inmates of prisons in Delhi are going to be trained as yoga teachers within a year under an initiative aimed at helping them start a ...
18:15 2019-06-20

Over 250 Inmates Escape Indonesia Prison Set On Fire During Riots Indonesian authorities were hunting for more than 250 inmates who escaped a Papua prison set ablaze during violent riots, officials said Tuesday, as ...
03:15 2019-08-21

Brazil authorities transfer inmates after rioting kills 55 Brazilian security officials said Tuesday nine inmates blamed for killing sprees in several prisons will be transferred to stricter federal facilitie...
02:45 2019-05-29

Brazil: 42 inmates found dead in Amazonas prisons Dozens of inmates have been found dead in separate prisons in northern Brazil's Amazonas state. Authorities said the victims appeared to have been st...
11:30 2019-05-28

NYC corrections officer accused of sexually abusing inmates for years A corrections officer at the federal lockup in Manhattan has been accused of sexually assaulting four female inmates for more than five years. Colin ...
07:15 2019-05-22

DOJ announces release of 3,100 inmates as part of criminal reform push The Department of Justice announced Friday that 3,100 federal inmates are being released as part of the criminal justice reform bill President Trump ...
22:30 2019-07-19

Child porn ringleader killed in fight with fellow inmates MILAN, Mich. (AP) – A New York man sentenced to 40 years in prison as the leader of a child pornography ring died after a fight involving seven inmat...
09:00 2019-06-18

Brazil prison riot leaves 57 inmates dead, 16 decapitated Authorities say at least 57 prisoners have been killed by other inmates during a riot at a prison in northern Brazil.      ...
18:00 2019-07-31

Families Demand Answers After 29 Inmates Die In Venezuela Jail Riot Wracked with pain and anger, dozens of families gathered in front of a morgue in the Venezuelan town of Acarigua on Saturday after 29 inmates died in...
13:15 2019-05-26

2,200 inmates to be freed from U.S. jails in accordance with drug offender reform act The measure, known as the First Step Act, gives judges more discretion when sentencing some drug offenders, eases mandatory minimum sentences and enc...
19:30 2019-07-13

Thousands of federal inmates to be released under criminal justice overhaul Nearly 3,100 federal inmates will be released from prisons nationwide Friday under the first major milestone of the First Step Act. Deputy Attorney G...
02:30 2019-07-20

Pinal County jail inmates get computer tablets to get skills FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) – Pinal County authorities want to prepare inmates with skills to help them have a successful future once they get out of ...
03:15 2019-08-12

Peru inmates exchange life of crime for sewing designs The agile hands of men who once worked as pickpockets, hit men and drug traffickers are these days dedicated to a much more docile task: Cutting and ...
22:30 2019-05-31

23 Inmates Killed in Venezuelan Prison Uprising, Says Rights Group (CARACAS, Venezuela) — A prisoner rights group in Venezuela says 23 inmates died when guards opened fire to subdue an uprising. Humberto Prado ...
22:15 2019-05-24

At least 40 inmates strangled to death in Amazon prison gang clashes At least 40 prisoners in Brazil were found strangled to death on Monday in four jails in the Amazon jungle city of Manaus, where a fight between riva...
08:45 2019-05-28

‘Most prisoners want to work’ – the shop where inmates’ crafts fill the shelves The Maine state prison’s labour programme not only gives prisoners a skill, but also prepares them for re-entry into societyWhen Kathy Ford stopped i...
16:45 2019-07-06

‘Horse’ penis guard gets 25 years in prison for sexually abusing inmates A former Brooklyn jail guard convicted of sexually abusing multiple female inmates was sentenced to 25 years behind bars Wednesday — after the ...
04:01 2019-08-01

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18:00 2019-07-31

2 inmates in New Mexico charged with attempted murder after attack on prison guards The Southern New Mexico Correctional Facility remains on lockdown after two prison guards were attacked by several inmates Tuesday evening.  &#...
05:15 2019-07-19

Prison riot in Brazil leaves 16 inmates decapitated and dozens more killed At least 57 people were killed, including 16 who were decapitated, during a vicious gang battle that erupted in a prison in northern Brazil on Monday...
18:00 2019-07-31

Private prison staff accused of spying on inmates in toilets and showers Former detainee Corey Donaldson claims CoreCivic staff at McRae correctional facility in Georgia peered at and made video recordings of immigrant inm...
14:30 2019-05-29

91 Percent of Inmates Freed by First Step Act Were Black. Should We Give Republicans Credit? As soon as the U.S. Sentencing Commission released its new report on the effects of criminal justice legislation promoted by Jared Kushner, introduce...
01:15 2019-06-11

Venezuela jail inmates killed in clash with police special forces Venezuela's special police forces (FAES) killed 29 inmates in what the authorities described as a failed escape attempt from a detention center. Acti...
05:30 2019-05-25

LA County to pay $53M to settle suit over 'nightmare' strip searches of female inmates Los Angeles County has agreed to pay out $53 million to settle a class-action lawsuit in which tens of thousands of female inmates accused jail guard...
19:45 2019-07-17

Free Your Mind: 10 Missouri Eastern Prison Inmates Graduate College Ten inmates from the Missouri Eastern Correctional Center made history Wednesday as the first graduates of Washington University’s Prison Education P...
03:45 2019-05-25

42 inmates found strangled to death after rival gangs clash in Brazil prisons A federal task force is being sent to Manaus in an effort to halt the violence. Prison clashes often spread rapidly in Brazil, where drug gangs have ...
06:15 2019-05-28

Two escaped inmates, including leader of white supremacist gang, recaptured in Arkansas The leader of a white supremacist gang and a fellow inmate who escaped from an Arkansas jail have both been recaptured, according to authorities. &#...
21:30 2019-08-02

Florida inmates spend Fourth of July comforting shelter dogs from fireworks Dogs at a Florida shelter won’t have to endure Fourth of July fireworks all alone. The animals — known to be frightened during one of America&#...
05:45 2019-07-04

CORRECTS: Brazilian officials say 42 inmates dead at 3 prisons a day after 15 deaths during riot at another jail RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — CORRECTS: Brazilian officials say 42 inmates dead at 3 prisons a day after 15 deaths during riot at another jail. (Corrects APN...
03:30 2019-05-28

4 Brazilian inmates purportedly involved in deadly prison riots die during transport to safer lockup Four inmates allegedly involved in a deadly riot between prison gangs have died of asphyxiation while being transferred to a safer location, Brazilia...
19:15 2019-07-31

Kim Kardashian West speaks alongside Trump to announce ride-hailing program for former inmates Kardashian West wasn’t the only woman Trump lauded — he spotted Sarah Huckabee Sanders, who recently announced she’s leaving her position at the Whit...
01:45 2019-06-14

Arizona prison officials won't let inmates read book that critiques the criminal justice system Arizona prison officials have banned inmates from reading "Chokehold," a critically-acclaimed critique of the American criminal-justice system. ...
11:30 2019-05-23

4 inmates at a juvenile justice facility in Florida staged a fight, overpowered staff and escaped, officials say Four teenagers escaped a juvenile justice facility in Jacksonville, Florida, on Saturday night after staging a fight in their room and overpowering t...
17:00 2019-07-21

Female jail workers and lawyers in Chicago allege inmates made a game of 'masturbation attacks', and they're suing A federal judge allowed two class-action lawsuits to move forward on Monday from female lawyers and jail workers alleging that Cook County failed to ...
12:45 2019-08-17

Georgia PM: We've fought together — now let's do business I have a quiz for my friends in the United States: Which country has sent troops to serve alongside American forces in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Kosovo?...
21:15 2019-06-12

Looking Twice at Renoir and O’Keeffe (Ida, not Georgia) At the Clark Art Institute, when you tire of Renoir’s nudes, look at Ida Ten Eyck O’Keeffe’s quietly insistent art, some of which survived long enoug...
23:30 2019-08-08

Georgia still has no hate crimes law despite many tries ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia’s prosecutors cannot charge anyone with a hate crime, even if they want to, because the state is one of only four withou...
14:30 2019-06-02

Tulsi Gabbard to report for active duty with National Guard for two weeks: report Presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard will take a two-week hiatus from the campaign trail to report for active duty in Indonesia with the National Gua...
06:45 2019-08-13

Georgia still has no laws against hate crimes ATLANTA — A Georgia man convicted of throwing scalding water on a sleeping same-sex couple told one of them to “get out of my house with all that gay...
01:30 2019-06-04

Georgia president: 'Russia is our enemy' The president of Georgia has accused Russia of meddling in its internal affairs and stirring anger that led to protesters attempting to storm the Geo...
00:15 2019-06-22

Netflix weighs in on Georgia abortion law So far actors and production companies have been the most vocal about a controversial Georgia anti-abortion law, but now Netflix has entered the conv...
17:15 2019-05-28

Why are dozens of whales beaching themselves on a Georgia shore? Dozens of pilot whales beached themselves on a Georgia shore and most were rescued by authorities and onlookers.       ...
15:01 2019-07-17

Williams’ 3-run homer gives Auburn 6-5 win over Georgia Tech ATLANTA (AP) — Steven Williams hit a three-run, walk-off homer with two outs in the bottom of the ninth, giving Auburn a 6-5 victory over Georgia Tec...
04:30 2019-06-02

Georgia QB Jake Fromm on career improvement Georgia quarterback Jake Fromm discusses his improvement as the Bulldogs come off an 11-win season. (July 17)        ...
22:45 2019-07-16

Tiffany Haddish explains why she won’t perform in Georgia LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tiffany Haddish says she chose to join a boycott of Georgia after she read the state’s new anti-abortion legislation. Haddis...
18:15 2019-06-19

Georgia's parliament speaker resigns after unrest Irakli Kobakhidze has stepped down following a night of violent protests outside the Georgian parliament. A decision to allow a Russian politician to...
15:30 2019-06-21

Georgia lawmaker says white man told her ‘go back where you came from’ A black Georgia lawmaker says a white man cursed her out at a supermarket and told her to “go back where you came from.” Democratic State...
02:15 2019-07-22

Behind Jake Fromm's drive to end his third act with a Georgia title The star quarterback is shouldering the burden of Georgia football -- both as a player and a fan. After two near misses, will he finally get it done ...
19:15 2019-08-13

Georgia boy brightens up first day of school with ‘I will your be friend’ shirt FAYETTE COUNTY, Ga. (WXIA) — Blake Rajahn walked into North Fayette Elementary on the first day of school like most kids: with brand new clothes for ...
22:15 2019-08-02

Tensions between Russia and Georgia are on the rise again: Here's why it matters Tensions between Russia and its neighbor Georgia have been mounting in recent weeks amid a series of spats and sometimes violent anti-Russian protest...
08:15 2019-07-11

Ransom hackers hit Georgia courts after cities pay $1M Hackers behind a series of repeating cyberattacks in a number of U.S. cities -- holding hostage computer systems for hundreds of thousands of dollars...
17:45 2019-07-08

Georgia man killed in accidental shooting at gun range A Georgia man was killed at an indoor gun range — when a member of his party inadvertently fired at him over Memorial Day weekend, officials said. Jo...
22:15 2019-05-28

The Walking Dead is threatening to walk right out of Georgia For the last nine years, few shows on TV have been more thoroughly—or successfully—associated with the state of Georgia than AMC’s The Walking Dead, ...
20:30 2019-06-01

Georgia candidate behind ‘deportation bus’ pleads guilty GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) — A former Georgia gubernatorial candidate who campaigned in a “deportation bus” has pleaded guilty to falsely repo...
20:45 2019-05-29

Georgia courts (mostly) shrug off ransomware attack Enlarge / The latest victim of an apparent wave of Ryuk ransomware has managed to fend off paying attackers, but not everyone is getting away unscath...
01:00 2019-07-03

Putin says he does not want Russia to impose sanctions on Georgia Russian President Vladimir Putin said in televised comments on Tuesday that he did not support a parliamentary call to impose tough economic sanction...
18:00 2019-07-09

Abortion rights supporters rally in Georgia Supporters of abortion rights rallied at the Georgia State Capitol as part of a national campaign responding to states that have passed new abortion ...
01:15 2019-05-22

The Latest: Georgia’s parliament speaker resigns TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — The Latest on protests in the Georgian capital (all times local): 3:50 p.m. The speaker of Georgia’s parliament has res...
14:15 2019-06-21

Spike Lee calls for Hollywood to ‘shut it down’ in Georgia LOS ANGELES (AP) — Director Spike Lee is calling for Hollywood production companies to leave Georgia over a law that would ban abortions as early as ...
14:30 2019-06-07

Georgia preparing to execute man for 1996 killing ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia is preparing to execute a man convicted in the killing of an off-duty prison guard more than two decades ago. Marion Wilson Jr...
08:15 2019-06-20

Van Eyk strikes out 9, Florida State beats Georgia 12-3 ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — CJ Van Eyk struck out nine in eight innings, Mike Salvatore had three hits including a homer, and Florida State beat Georgia 12-3 ...
10:15 2019-06-02

Putin halts Russian flights to Georgia Russian President Vladimir Putin issued the temporary ban, state news agency TASS reported on Friday. It added that Putin has also ordered the repatr...
23:45 2019-06-21

Man gets DUI charge after reporting abuse by Georgia sheriff Police reports show a 75-year-old man who filed a complaint that a Georgia sheriff had grabbed him by the throat was arrested on a drunken-driving ch...
12:15 2019-06-01

Georgia woman who claimed to use HIV for revenge doesn’t have the STD The Georgia woman who posted a viral rant claiming she purposely infected her partners with HIV doesn’t have the sexually transmitted disease, ...
00:00 2019-08-10

Spike Lee on Filming in Georgia After Abortion Ban: 'They Got to Shut It Down' Ever since Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp signed into law a “heartbeat” bill that prohibits abortions as early as six weeks into a pregnancy, Hollywood stu...
18:45 2019-06-07

Georgia boy brightens up first day of school with ‘I will be your friend’ shirt FAYETTE COUNTY, Ga. (WXIA) — Blake Rajahn walked into North Fayette Elementary on the first day of school like most kids: with brand new clothes for ...
23:15 2019-08-03

Witness says Georgia lawmaker was the one who told man, 'Go back' The Georgia Democratic lawmaker who went viral with her claim that she was told to "go back where you came from" at a grocery store was actually the ...
14:45 2019-07-24

Disney Would Consider Boycotting Georgia if Abortion Ban Goes Into Effect Georgia’s entertainment industry may take a major hit thanks to the state’s regressive politics. Several Hollywood producers have already said they w...
10:00 2019-05-30

Hollywood backlash over Georgia abortion law grows Big business stays silent over controversy – in contrast to entertainment giantsGeorgia is home to some of the world’s biggest businesses but those c...
09:15 2019-06-01

Netflix and Disney speak out against Georgia’s new abortion law Georgia is one of the latest states to pass legislation that will make it harder for women to get abortions, but Georgia also happens to be one of th...
15:45 2019-05-30

Netflix will ‘rethink’ Georgia shoots if abortion law holds NEW YORK (AP) — Netflix chief content officer Ted Sarandos says the streaming giant will “rethink our entire investment” in Georgia if th...
20:30 2019-05-28

AMC to rethink Georgia filming if abortion law takes effect ATLANTA — The network behind a show that’s become part of Georgia’s pop-culture fiber says it will “reevaluate” its activity ...
12:30 2019-06-06

Georgia's governor fills insurance post after indictment Georgia's governor has appointed an Atlanta-area police chief to head the state's insurance commission after the previous commissioner was indicted o...
00:45 2019-06-13

Georgia parole board considers clemency for condemned man ATLANTA (AP) — The state parole board is holding a clemency hearing for a Georgia prisoner scheduled for execution this week for the killing of an of...
16:45 2019-06-19

Sea turtles nest at record pace along Georgia coast SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — The number of sea turtle nests along the Georgia coast is on pace to set a record this year. Kris Williams is director of Carett...
22:30 2019-06-12

Georgia Stages Protests While Its Relations With Russia Are in a Tailspin The latest demonstrations followed a decision by President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia to cancel all flights from Russia to Georgia starting on July ...
05:15 2019-06-23

Mom, three young children found slain in Georgia home A mom and her three small children were killed in a possible stabbing inside their Georgia home overnight, according to a new report. Jerrica Spellma...
16:15 2019-07-18

AMC says it will ‘reevaluate’ filming in Georgia if abortion law takes effect AMC Networks calls the abortion legislation "highly restrictive" and says in a statement it will be closely watching what's likely to be "a long and ...
10:15 2019-06-06

Teen wanted in Florida shooting arrested in Georgia JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a teen connected to a Florida high school football game shooting has been arrested in Georgia. ...
12:30 2019-05-24

Russia's Vladimir Putin rejects sanctions on Georgia Russian President Vladimir Putin said he is against imposing sanctions on Georgia despite an escalating row. A prominent Georgian journalist recently...
06:45 2019-07-10

Netflix Comes Out Against Georgia's Anti-Abortion Law, Other Studios Still Silent The third season of The Handmaid’s Tale may be a month away, but it already feels like it’s making headlines. More states have passed and signed legi...
01:30 2019-05-29

Georgia stays alive by blanking Florida Atlantic 13-0 ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Aaron Schunk belted two homers – including a grand slam – and Tim Elliott threw a two-hitter as Georgia blanked Florid...
22:45 2019-06-02

Sullivan’s 2-run double lifts Georgia past Arkansas, 3-1 HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Patrick Sullivan’s two-run double in the bottom of the eighth lifted Georgia to a 3-1 win over Arkansas on Thursday in the ...
03:15 2019-05-24

Once Threatened, Sea Turtle Nests Thrive Along the Georgia Coast Longstanding efforts to protect the nests of loggerhead sea turtles have been paying off, emphasizing the importance of collaboration in conservation...
13:30 2019-06-13

Georgia deputies walk son of fallen deputy to first day of school Deputies with one Georgia Sheriff’s department escorts the 9-year-old son of a fallen deputy to his first day of school.    ...
20:30 2019-08-08

Woman killed in jet ski accident at popular Georgia lake A 20-year-old Georgia woman was killed in a jet ski accident on Lake Lanier — the 12th person to die at the popular reservoir this year, author...
06:45 2019-07-23

Stacey Abrams: Georgia Democrat will not run for president in 2020 Former lawmaker who ran for governor in 2018 says she will instead focus on voting rights initiativeStacey Abrams, the former Georgia lawmaker who en...
14:15 2019-08-14

| Junior Boks earn bonus-point win against Georgia Junior Springbok coach Chean Roux said his team will have to sharpen up before their final World Rugby U20 Championship pool game against New Zealand...
01:30 2019-06-09

Disney says it will be 'difficult' to film in Georgia if abortion law enforced The boss of Walt Disney says it would be “very difficult” for the media company to keep filming in Georgia if a new abortion law takes ef...
16:30 2019-05-30

Couple who accused Georgia Tech’s Pastner charged ORO VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona couple who accused Georgia Tech basketball coach Josh Pastner of sexual assault is facing more criminal charges. ...
22:15 2019-05-22

Georgia carries out 1,500th U.S. execution since penalty was reinstated Georgia on Thursday carried out the 1,500th execution in the United States since 1976, the year capital punishment was reinstated, by putting to dea...
07:15 2019-06-21

Disney, Netflix React to Georgia’s Anti-Abortion Ban As the country’s top producer of pecans, peanuts, and trap music, the state of Georgia is a bit of a paradox—case in point, it’s the birthplace of bo...
18:45 2019-05-30

Georgia’s ex-president back in Ukraine; citizenship restored KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Georgia’s ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili has arrived in Ukraine a day after its new leader reinstated his citizenship. S...
18:30 2019-05-29

Georgia man convicted of 5 murders in 2016 shooting deaths MOULTRIE, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia man has been found guilty of murdering five friends in 2016 and trying to cover it up by burning down a house. After a...
01:15 2019-06-21

Georgia's Russia protests benefit Mikheil Saakashvili A visit by Russian parliamentarians to Georgia has sparked mass protests, injuring hundreds. Relations between the countries have been tense since be...
00:30 2019-06-22

Georgia parole board delays clemency for condemned man The state parole board is holding a clemency hearing for a Georgia prisoner scheduled for execution this week for the killing of an off-duty prison g...
02:15 2019-06-20

University of Georgia to sell beer, wine to $25G donors Some University of Georgia fans will be able to buy beer during football games — but only donors who have agreed to give tens of thousands of dollars...
17:45 2019-05-31

Disney CEO: abortion law would make it difficult to keep filming in Georgia Bob Iger said many who work for Disney would not want to work there if the strict law, which bans abortion as early as six weeks, was in effectThe ch...
06:30 2019-05-30

Georgia expects tourism will recover from Russian flight ban TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — Travel experts say a ban on Russian airlines taking citizens to Georgia will cause visitor traffic to drop significantly at f...
19:00 2019-06-22

Georgia won’t hold presidential primary on Super Tuesday ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia is shifting its presidential primary to late March, leaving the group of states that vote on Super Tuesday. The primary has be...
18:15 2019-06-19

Georgia man is 11th Dominican Republic tourist to die in a year The death of a Georgia man has been confirmed by the US State Department, making him the 11th American tourist to mysteriously die in the Dominican R...
17:30 2019-07-15

Georgia kicks WR Holloman off team after assault allegation ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Georgia has dismissed junior receiver Jeremiah Holloman from the football team after university police investigated an allegation ...
04:15 2019-06-22

The Latest: Georgia abortion bill backer to run for Congress ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on a Congressional bid by a backer of Georgia’s abortion ban (all times local): 8:25 p.m. One of the primary backers ...
03:00 2019-06-07

Georgia QB Mathis back with team after brain surgery Georgia freshman quarterback D'Wan Mathis is on the mend from May brain surgery to remove a cyst, coach Kirby Smart said Tuesday at SEC Media Days in...
19:45 2019-07-16

Georgia stands to lose $9.2 billion in Hollywood business Initially, Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp dismissed the Hollywood actors criticizing the so-called heartbeat abortion bill he signed in early May as "C-list...
08:15 2019-06-07

Lawyers ask board to spare condemned Georgia man's life Lawyers for a Georgia man set to be executed this week are asking the state parole board to spare his life, arguing that he didn't cause the death fo...
22:30 2019-06-17

Correction: Georgia Jailer-White Supremacy story ATLANTA (AP) — In a story June 19 about a Georgia jailer who resigned over his association with a white supremacist group, The Associated Press repor...
20:45 2019-06-21

Georgia's President Salome Zurabishvili: 'We are used to tension with Russia' In a DW interview, Georgian President Salome Zurabishvili spoke about tension with Russia caused by protests on the streets of Tbilisi, and her count...
13:45 2019-07-14

Georgia Argues the ACLU’s Suit Against Its ‘Heartbeat’ Law Should Be Aborted Georgia is doubling down on its recently signed law virtually outlawing abortion in the state, telling a federal court that it should dismiss an effo...
18:45 2019-08-20

Georgia protesters return to streets despite speaker resignation Thousands took to the streets of Georgia's capital once again after anti-Russia protests the night before left hundreds injured. Russia's Vladimir Pu...
00:30 2019-06-22

Georgia panel delays clemency ruling for condemned man The state parole board is holding a clemency hearing for a Georgia prisoner scheduled for execution this week for the killing of an off-duty prison g...
03:45 2019-06-20

Anti-Russia protests turn violent in Georgia Georgian opposition leaders said they would hold mass protests until parliament was dissolved. Moscow condemned the rallies as "russophobic provocati...
15:30 2019-06-21

More film companies considering boycotting Georgia over abortion bill Disney and other film companies announce they are considering boycotting Georgia because of the recent anti-abortion laws.     &...
22:45 2019-05-30

Georgia executes inmate for 1996 shotgun slaying Georgia has executed an inmate convicted of the 1996 killing of a man who agreed to give him a ride outside a Walmart. Authorities say 42-year-old Ma...
09:45 2019-06-21

University of Georgia to sell beer, wine to $25K donors ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Some University of Georgia fans will be able to buy beer during football games — but only donors who have agreed to give tens of t...
09:30 2019-05-31

3 Killed In Georgia Luxury Hotel Helicopter Crash Three people died on Thursday when a helicopter owned by one of Georgia's top luxury hotels crashed in a northern mountainous region of the country, ...
16:15 2019-06-06

Georgia stops voting by felons using broadest reading of law SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Tens of thousands of people with felony convictions aren’t allowed to vote in Georgia under a vaguely worded law that elec...
18:45 2019-05-28

Netflix Opposes Georgia Abortion Law But Will Keep Filming in State Netflix, which shoots “Stranger Things” and “Ozark” in the state, said it would work to oppose a new law restricting abortions but would continue to ...
08:45 2019-05-29

Georgia officer charged with hitting homeless woman DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — A prosecutor has announced felony charges against an Atlanta-area police officer who was captured on video hitting a homeless wom...
23:45 2019-05-30

Georgia K-9 officer killed after confusing, chaotic shooting DALLAS, Ga. (WXIA) — A confusing and chaotic scene led to the shooting death of a K-9 officer in Paulding County on Friday. Just after noon on Friday...
23:45 2019-07-22

Thousands protest in Georgia against Russian politician in parliament Demonstrators attempted to force their way into the Georgian parliament Thursday in protest against the appearance of a Russian politician in the gov...
13:15 2019-06-21

Opposition in Georgia demand more resignations, early election A coalition of opposition parties in Georgia on Friday demanded the interior minister's resignation, the release of protesters detained the previous ...
17:45 2019-06-21

6 Western countries urge Russia to withdraw from Georgia The United States and five European countries are marking the 11th anniversary of the conflict between Russia and Georgia with an appeal to Moscow to...
01:30 2019-08-09

Georgia personal injury lawyer gets bitten by shark "It scared me, but I feel really lucky," Gene Brooks told the Savannah Morning News about the attack. "It didn't hit muscle, bone or blood vesse...
01:15 2019-06-19

Georgia man dies in Dominican Republic, bringing US death toll to at least 10 A Georgia man died in the Dominican Republic in March, adding to the list of U.S. tourists who have died in the Caribbean destination this year. ...
00:30 2019-07-17

Disney CEO: ‘I rather doubt we will’ film in Georgia if new abortion law takes effect Bob Iger on Georgia's new abortion law: "I think many people who work for us will not want to work there, and we will have to heed their wishes in th...
07:30 2019-05-30

Netflix might ‘rethink’ Georgia investment over anti-abortion bill Netflix has become the first major Hollywood studio to speak out on Georgia’s controversial anti-abortion bill, saying that if the law goes into effe...
02:01 2019-05-29

Netflix orders Ginny & Georgia, a show that isn’t Gilmore Girls, not at all, so why would you even ask that? Coming soon to your Netflix queue: The story of a mother and the daughter who’s half her age, living in a quaint New England town. Mom has a past tha...
00:45 2019-08-14

Kessinger, bullpen lead Ole Miss past Georgia 5-3 in semis HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Grae Kessinger had three hits, including a two-run homer, to help lead Mississippi to a 5-3 win over Georgia Saturday in the semi...
06:15 2019-05-26

Georgia lawmaker Erica Thomas claims man verbally assaulted her Rep. Erica Thomas, who has represented parts of Georgia since 2015, described the incident on Friday in which she said she "feared for her life." &#...
21:30 2019-07-21

Newborn baby found inside of plastic bag in woods in Georgia FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. (WXIA) — Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a newborn baby found al...
21:45 2019-06-07

Georgia woman fired by Dairy Queen after marijuana cake mix-up The funny “Moana” marijuana cake mix-up that went viral earlier this week didn’t leave everyone laughing. Cassandra Walker, the Georgia Dairy Queen e...
19:15 2019-07-12

Netflix to 'rethink' investment in Georgia if abortion law takes effect Netflix Inc said on Tuesday it would "rethink" its film and television production investment in Georgia if a new law severely restricting abortion in...
21:45 2019-05-28

Georgia police K9 dies chasing suspect in 90-degree weather SNELLVILLE, Ga. (AP) — A police K9 in Georgia suddenly fell ill while chasing a suspect and died. News outlets report the Gwinnett County police dog ...
15:45 2019-05-24

Watch: Cash flies from armored truck onto Georgia highway Police in Georgia are warning witnesses who grabbed cash that flew from the back of an armored truck on the highway that they could face charges if t...
22:01 2019-07-10

Georgia man arrested for fatally stabbing three young children, mother NBC NEWS – Police arrested and charged a man in the murder of three young children and their mother on Wednesday night in Columbus, Georgia. Re...
03:45 2019-07-19

Netflix might pull production from Georgia if anti-abortion law goes into effect Should Georgia governor Brian Kemp’s abortion law take effect, the state’s economy will suffer a major blow. Following last week’s news that Reed Mor...
19:00 2019-05-28

Georgia House race becomes new battleground in fight over abortion rights Renee Unterman, the Republican state senator who sponsored Georgia's controversial "heartbeat" bill, announced a run for Congress on Thursday, openin...
23:30 2019-06-08

ACLU: Georgia sheriff revises policy on ban of jail books SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union says a Georgia sheriff’s office has revised a policy that had prohibited inmates from r...
22:45 2019-06-07

Beachgoers on Georgia island rescue 20 beached whales, push them out to sea Dozens of pilot whales beached themselves on a Georgia shore and most were rescued by authorities and onlookers.       ...
16:30 2019-07-17

Abortion Advocates File Lawsuit Challenging Georgia Heartbeat Law Lawyers for Planned Parenthood, the American Civil Liberties Union and the Center for Reproductive Rights filed a lawsuit Friday challenging a forthc...
17:01 2019-06-28

Georgia sheriff steps in after 140 people skipped jury duty DUBLIN, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia sheriff says he had to get involved when nearly three-fourths of people summoned for jury duty in his county failed to s...
18:45 2019-06-23

Russian travel embargo worsens; flights from Georgia banned After banning Russian airlines from flying to Georgia, Moscow is to stop its southern neighbor's airlines from landing at its airports. Relations slu...
06:00 2019-06-23

English drives in 5 runs as Georgia Tech tops Rattlers 13-2 ATLANTA (AP) — Tristin English drove in five runs on four hits, Amos Willingham allowed only two runs in six innings and host Georgia Tech beat Flori...
07:45 2019-06-01

Georgia prepares for first LGBT pride amid threats of violence After being beaten in Tbilisi six years ago, the country’s LGBT activists are ready to be boldSix years on, the violent scene remains imprinted in th...
18:45 2019-06-16

Tiffany Haddish Cancels Atlanta Performance Due to Georgia’s Abortion Law (ATLANTA) — Actress and comedian Tiffany Haddish has canceled her upcoming Atlanta performance because of Georgia’s new restrictive abort...
16:15 2019-06-16

Vladimir Putin Bans Russian Flights To Crisis-Hit Georgia President Vladimir Putin signed a decree Friday banning Russian airlines from flying to Georgia, starting in July, after violent clashes in the neigh...
23:30 2019-06-21

Georgia accuses Russia over unrest as political crisis brews Georgia and Russia traded blame on Friday for an outbreak of unrest in Tbilisi sparked by the visit of a Russian lawmaker as opposition parties tried...
17:45 2019-06-21

How would a Hollywood boycott over Georgia's abortion ban hit the state's film industry? After a controversial anti-abortion bill, studios and major stars have threatened to abandon a $9.5bn industry but many are urging them to stayGeorgi...
18:15 2019-06-04

Georgia police dog shot and killed by deputy during pursuit, sheriff says A Georgia deputy, who authorities said “followed his training,” shot and killed a police dog after the canine bit him during a pursuit with a suspect...
14:45 2019-07-24

WarnerMedia will reconsider new productions in Georgia if abortion law takes effect WarnerMedia will reconsider any new productions in Georgia if a new abortion law takes effect, the company told Reuters on Thursday, following simila...
19:30 2019-05-30

Tiffany Haddish Cancels Atlanta Show Over Georgia Abortion Law Comedian and actress Tiffany Haddish canceled a scheduled stand-up show in Atlanta in opposition to Georgia’s new “fetal heartbeat bill” that virtual...
19:15 2019-06-16

Opinion: Georgia caught up in Russia's geopolitical power struggle Georgia is in turmoil. Hundreds of people were injured in protests earlier this week in Tbilisi, and the parliamentary speaker was forced to resign. ...
21:45 2019-06-23

US briefing: Democratic debate, Georgia midterms and Reagan's racism Thursday’s top story: Biden targeted by younger, diverse candidates in testy 2020 debate. Plus, why liberals should shoulder the blame for Baltimore’...
16:00 2019-08-01

Ransomware Hits Georgia Courts As Municipal Attacks Spread Almost every month in 2019 so far has seen reports of a local government falling prey to ransomware, but this series of attacks belies an even broade...
02:00 2019-07-02

Preseason 1-130 Re-Rank topped by Clemson, Alabama, Georgia and Michigan Clemson, Alabama, Georgia and Michigan top the USA TODAY Sports college football re-rank heading into the 2019 season.      ...
21:15 2019-08-19

Florida State trounces Georgia 10-1 to capture NCAA regional ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Conor Grady pitched seven strong innings and Reese Albert homered as Florida State defeated Georgia 10-1 on Sunday to win an NCAA ...
03:45 2019-06-03

High in His ‘Glassle,’ Georgia’s Richest Man Looms Over Country’s Top Project A proposed deepwater port could recast the former Soviet republic’s image. But not without the backing of Bidzina Ivanishvili, a billionaire and powe...
13:45 2019-07-02

McCann leads Georgia Tech past Coastal Carolina, 10-8 ATLANTA (AP) — Kyle McCann drove in four runs and Georgia Tech rallied from a 7-4 deficit and beat Coastal Carolina 10-8 in an NCAA tournament elimin...
22:45 2019-06-02

Rush Limbaugh unloads on Disney, says it's hypocritical about Georgia abortion law The Disney company and CEO Bob Iger are being hypocritical when it comes to possibly boycotting Georgia over their controversial abortion law, this a...
02:45 2019-06-01

Judge: License law violated speech rights of Georgia guides SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A federal judge says Georgia’s oldest city violated the free-speech rights of tour guides by requiring them to obtain a li...
00:30 2019-05-22

Major Hollywood studios may reconsider Georgia business over abortion law The producer of the hit television series "The Walking Dead" and other major Hollywood film and TV studios said on Thursday they would reconsider loc...
03:15 2019-05-31

Ron Howard says he will move production if Georgia abortion law takes effect Filmmaker Ron Howard and producer Brian Grazer have joined the list of Hollywood stars who say they will boycott Georgia after the state's governor s...
19:30 2019-05-21

Protesters attempt to storm Georgia's parliament over Russia MP's visit Thousands of angry protesters have gathered and attempted to storm Georgia's parliament in the capital of Tbilisi in revolt over a visit by a Russian...
07:45 2019-06-21

Georgia execution is 1,500th since U.S. reinstated capital punishment in 1976 Georgia on Thursday carried out the 1,500th execution in the United States since 1976, the year capital punishment was reinstated, by putting to dea...
07:15 2019-06-21

Disney CEO Bob Iger Says Georgia’s Abortion Ban Will Make It ‘Very Difficult’ to Work There Walt Disney’s CEO Bob Iger said the company would find it difficult to continue filming in Georgia if the state’s controversial abortion ...
15:15 2019-05-30

Judge: Lawsuit over Georgia voting issues can move forward ATLANTA (AP) — A judge says a legal challenge against Georgia’s election system from a group founded by former Democratic gubernatorial candida...
22:30 2019-05-30

Georgia to carry out 1,500th U.S. execution since capital punishment reinstated Georgia is scheduled on Thursday to carry out the 1,500th execution in the United States since 1976, the year capital punishment was legally reinstat...
13:30 2019-06-20

Georgia must use paper ballots if new voting system not up by 2020: U.S. judge A federal judge on Thursday ordered Georgia to be ready to use handmarked ballots in next year's presidential primary in case a new $106 million voti...
12:45 2019-08-16

Georgia woman allegedly drops, kills baby during fight MOULTRIE, Ga. — A Georgia woman is accused of dropping and fatally injuring her 3-month-old baby during an altercation with another woman. WALB-TV re...
14:15 2019-07-23

Putin opposes Russian parliament call for Georgia sanctions Russian President Vladimir Putin rejected on Tuesday a parliamentary call to impose sanctions against Georgia, saying patching up strained relations ...
16:30 2019-07-09

Georgia police officer fired for shocking, punching woman ATLANTA (AP) — An Atlanta police officer has been fired for using a stun gun on a woman and punching her in the face in front of her traumatized 4-ye...
12:45 2019-05-22

Disney says it'll probably bail on Georgia, too, if the state's anti-abortion law goes into effect Disney, as a rule, does its best to stay far away from political statements, for a pretty obvious reason: People mad at you about your stances on pub...
12:15 2019-05-30

Disney CEO says it will be 'difficult' to film in Georgia if abortion law takes effect Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Bob Iger told Reuters on Wednesday it would be "very difficult" for the media company to keep filming in Georgia if a ...
19:30 2019-05-30

Georgia man with ‘guilty conscience’ confesses to 2002 double murder A “guilty conscience” compelled a man to confess to a nearly 17-year-old drug-related double murder in Georgia, sheriff officials announced Thursday....
00:30 2019-05-24

Suicide and the Paradox of the Memoir A paradox lies at the center of any memoir about suicide, the fact that one can’t write about the desire to kill oneself while that desire overwhelms...
22:15 2019-06-03

Gov’t wants a new 911-like number just for suicide hotline Send Silence Packing uses empty backpacks to raise awareness for suicide prevention. Photo by Active Minds NEW YORK (AP) — With suicides on the rise,...
20:15 2019-08-16

The First TV Show Is Leaving Georgia Over the New Abortion Law. The Local Film Industry Fears What Comes Next This week, the director Reed Morano was supposed to fly to Georgia to scout locations for a new show for Amazon Studios called The Power. The drama s...
05:30 2019-05-22

Restrictive Georgia abortion law target of ACLU, Planned Parenthood lawsuit The American Civil Liberties Union, Planned Parenthood and the Center for Reproductive Rights filed a lawsuit challenging the Georgia abortion ban. ...
20:15 2019-06-28

Amazon TV series The Power pulls out of filming in Georgia over Alabama abortion law Reed Morano's upcoming Amazon series The Power has pulled out of filming in Georgia after a controversial bill was passed in Alabama which effects a ...
16:15 2019-05-22

Georgia GOP candidate appears to threaten Ocasio-Cortez, Sanders in video A congressional candidate in Georgia is targeting Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Sen. Bernie Sanders all but literally. A campaign video from Repu...
03:15 2019-05-26

People flocking to adopt Georgia baby found in plastic bag: police More than a thousand people from around the world have offered to adopt the newborn found wrapped in a plastic grocery bag in the woods in Georgia, l...
02:45 2019-06-28

UPDATE 4-Major Hollywood studios may reconsider Georgia business over abortion law The producer of the hit television series "The Walking Dead" and other major Hollywood film and TV studios said on Thursday they would reconsider loc...
02:15 2019-05-31

Giant African Snails, once eradicated from US, confiscated from suitcase at Georgia airport Customs and Border Protection agents in Georgia seized two Giant African Snails, a species that was once eradicated in the U.S., from the luggage of ...
07:15 2019-06-30

Former Georgia firefighter, 'Walking Dead' actor dies at 48 after cancer battle A former Georgia firefighter who left public service to become an actor and was featured in "The Walking Dead," among other TV shows, died Saturday a...
08:45 2019-08-12

Exclusive: Disney CEO says it will be 'difficult' to film in Georgia if abortion law takes effect Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Bob Iger told Reuters on Wednesday it would be "very difficult" for the media company to keep filming in Georgia if a ...
04:15 2019-05-30

Netflix, Disney consider boycotting Georgia, continue partnerships with Egypt, China Entertainment giants Netflix and Disney are threatening to pull their business out of Georgia over the state's recently-enacted "heartbeat" abortion ...
06:15 2019-05-31

Dozens injured after Georgia police fire rubber bullets at demonstrators The unrest was sparked by the appearance of a Russian MP, who was allowed to chair a session of parliamentPolice in Georgia used tear gas, rubber bul...
02:45 2019-06-21

Judge orders Georgia to ditch 'vulnerable' voting machines by 2020 A federal judge has ordered Georgia to stop using its old, "vulnerable" paperless voting machines by next year. US District Court Judge Amy Totenberg...
00:45 2019-08-17

Georgia QB D'Wan Mathis out of hospital following emergency surgery for brain cyst Georgia freshman QB D’Wan Mathis was released from the hospital Monday after undergoing emergency surgery for a potentially life-threatening br...
22:45 2019-05-28

Georgia toddler diagnosed with rare ovarian cancer now disease-free The 2-year-old Georgia girl who touched hearts worldwide when her parents shared that she had been diagnosed with a rare form of ovarian cancer is no...
21:45 2019-06-19

Yankees’ minor league pitching guru headed to Georgia Tech The Yankees are on the verge of losing highly regarded minor league pitching coordinator Danny Borrell to Georgia Tech. According to a person with kn...
17:30 2019-08-02

Georgia mom suspects son’s death is linked to recent Dominican Republic fatalities A Georgia mom is raising questions after her son mysteriously died in the Dominican Republic earlier this year — and she believes there’s a con...
15:30 2019-07-11

NBCUniversal latest U.S. media company reconsidering Georgia business over abortion law NBCUniversal and WarnerMedia on Thursday joined a wave of U.S. media companies, including Walt Disney Co, saying they will reconsider working in Geo...
22:30 2019-05-30

Bronte Law and Georgia Hall join English run on Women’s British Open • Charley Hull also in contention on second day at Woburn• ‘We motivate each other by playing well,’ Hall saidIf Georgia Hall needed the Women’s Brit...
18:00 2019-08-02

Hollywood's boycott of Georgia over heartbeat bill could squeeze state's economy A boycott of Georgia spearheaded by actors and producers in the wake of the state’s new abortion restriction threatens to upend its position as the H...
08:30 2019-05-25

Murder suspect mistakenly released from jail arrested in Georgia: police A suspected killer who was mistakenly released from a Florida county jail in May amid confusion over his charges was captured Wednesday evening in Ge...
10:00 2019-07-11

Georgia Stanway and Rachel Daly seize chance to impress Neville The coach promised rotation and these World Cup debutantes certainly justified their selection in the 2-0 defeat of JapanPhil Neville is known as a b...
10:30 2019-06-20

Georgia dismisses top returning receiver Jeremiah Holloman after assault allegation Georgia has dismissed junior receiver Jeremiah Holloman from the football team after university police investigated an allegation that he punched and...
03:30 2019-06-22

Dad of Georgia Bulldogs QB D'Wan Mathis says college medical staff 'saved my son's life' The father of Georgia Bulldogs quarterback D’Wan Mathis is praising the school medical staff for sending him to the hospital immediately after his so...
21:00 2019-07-03

Georgia toddler diagnosed with ovarian cancer given clean bill of health A Georgia toddler who was diagnosed with a rare form of ovarian cancer now has a clean bill of health, according to a report. The story of 2-year-old...
16:30 2019-06-20

U.S. National Hurricane Center says 30% chance of tropical cyclone over central Georgia A trough of low pressure located over central Georgia has a 30% chance of becoming a tropical storm in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane...
21:30 2019-07-08

At least 6 killed in suicide bombing in Somalia The mayor of the Somali capital of Mogadishu was wounded and at least six others killed in a suicide bomb attack Wednesday on a government building, ...
23:45 2019-07-31

US suicide rate at its highest since the end of the second world war Suicide rates in the US are at their highest since the second world war, and a new report shows an increase among Native Americans and Asian or Pacif...
06:45 2019-06-20

Teacher, son die in apparent murder-suicide MARYVILLE, Tenn. — Police say the deaths of a school teacher and his son are being investigated as an apparent murder-suicide after the pair were fou...
08:00 2019-06-11

4 Your Health: More people are committing suicide The number of people dying by suicide is on the rise. That is according to a new study from the CDC. According to the report, the suicide rate has ri...
04:00 2019-06-21

Avicii had not planned suicide, his father says Superstar DJ Avicii's father says his son had not planned to kill himself, and described the "long talks" the pair had about his mental health and pu...
17:45 2019-07-03

U.S. Suicide Rates Are the Highest They’ve Been Since World War II U.S. suicide rates are at their highest since World War II, according to federal data—and the opioid crisis, widespread social media use and hi...
16:15 2019-06-20

A family in Augusta, Georgia had quite the scare when their 4-year-old’s tablet caught fire in his hands (WAGT)  An Augusta, Georgia family is speaking out after their 4-year-old son’s tablet burst into flames while he was holding it. The family ha...
13:15 2019-07-17

Georgia beachgoers rescue whales mass stranded on shore, wildlife officials say Georgia beachgoers rushed through the surf on Tuesday in a frantic effort to rescue dozens of pilot whales beaching themselves on the shore, accordin...
19:45 2019-07-17

Escaped Georgia inmate wanted in Florida murder case kills himself, police say An armed, escaped Georgia inmate who was named as the prime suspect in the killing of a Florida man earlier this week turned his gun on himself after...
20:15 2019-08-21

Renee Unterman, Primary Backer of Georgia Abortion Bill, Announces Bid for Congress (ATLANTA) — When Gov. Brian Kemp signed Georgia’s “heartbeat” abortion ban into law on May 7, one of the most high-profile wo...
14:30 2019-06-07

Toddler found dead inside dryer at Georgia trailer park: deputies A 2-year-old Georgia girl was found dead after climbing inside a dryer, authorities said. Officials from the Brantley County Sheriff’s Office told WT...
06:45 2019-06-08

The lost ring that turned a Georgia Southern long-snapper into a 'rock star' How a 2002 Southern Conference championship ring made its way 2,400 miles back home -- from Montana's Glacier National Park back to its absent-minded...
17:15 2019-07-19

Georgia Southern QB Has Charges Dropped After Cops Mistook Bird Poop For Cocaine Georgia Southern starting QB Shai Werts was charged on July 31 for misdemeanor cocaine possession after cops in Saluda County, South Carolina pulled ...
01:30 2019-08-10

Netflix Becomes the First Major Hollywood Studio to Pledge to Fight Georgia’s Abortion Bill Since Georgia passed a bill earlier this month that effectively bans abortion after six weeks, most major production companies with ties to the state...
22:45 2019-05-28

Georgia Representative: Democrats are 'blind with rage' in their desire to impeach President Trump Rep. Doug Collins, R., Ga., has criticized the continued actions of Democrats in Washington and their "blind rage" behind efforts to subpoena Attorne...
00:45 2019-06-08

Georgia inmate convicted of murdering man who gave him ride outside Walmart in 1996 is executed A last-ditch attempt by Georgia lawyers pleading to the U.S. Supreme Court to prevent a man from being put to death for a 1996 murder failed and he w...
06:45 2019-06-21

Dozens of whales stranded on Georgia island remain at sea after rescue effort by beachgoers Dozens of pilot whales beached themselves on a Georgia shore and most were rescued by authorities and onlookers.       ...
08:45 2019-07-18

A Hollywood boycott over anti-abortion law would hurt the film industry and Georgia's economy A contentious anti-abortion bill proposed in Georgia is throwing Hollywood into turmoil as it mulls over how to respond. A potential boycott of Gerog...
06:45 2019-06-03

Hollywood threatens to pull productions in Georgia over proposed anti-abortion bill Major film and media companies from Disney to Netflix are no longer remaining silent about what will happen if Georgia passes its anti-abortion bill....
21:15 2019-06-02

‘Good Samaritans’ in Georgia return cash from armored truck highway crash These drivers are wheely honorable! Thousands of dollars that spilled out of an armored truck were turned in to police by a bunch of honest Georgia d...
23:30 2019-07-11

Georgia Tech quarterback receives sixth year of eligibility, set to play three more seasons Georgia Tech quarterback Lucas Johnson will be able to play three more seasons of college football after the NCAA granted him a sixth year of eligibi...
07:45 2019-08-17

Georgia teenagers staged kidnapping at mall to gain YouTube followers, police say A teenager screaming for help inside an SUV in the parking lot at a mall in Georgia last week was nothing more than a stunt meant to be uploaded to Y...
16:00 2019-07-11

'We're Not Playing Games': SisterSong's Monica Simpson On a New Legal Challenge to Georgia's Abortion Ban Last week, the American Civil Liberties Union, Planned Parenthood, and the Center for Reproductive Rights filed a federal lawsuit against Georgia Gov...
06:15 2019-07-02

61-year-old Georgia man killed and grandson injured in Fourth of July train accident A 61-year-old man is dead and a young boy injured after a freight train crashed into the car Thrursday afternoon at a railroad crossing in Georgia—dr...
04:15 2019-07-06

Stacey Abrams Calls on Hollywood to #StayAndFight About Georgia Abortion Rights Instead of Boycotting Former Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams is just as outraged as many about Georgia’s decision to virtually outlaw abortions in the state,...
13:15 2019-06-05

Doodle for Google winner: Georgia teen dedicates heartwarming portrait to her mother Winners can see their art on front page of Google, $30,000 in scholarship money and a technology package worth $50,000 along with bragging rights. &...
23:45 2019-08-13

'Once You Get It, Give It Back': Georgia Teen Pays Tribute to Mom With Winning Google Doodle If you found yourself clicking with curiosity on Tuesday morning’s “Google Doodle” simply because you couldn’t immediately identify the brown-skinned...
22:15 2019-08-13

Lawsuit accuses Georgia of discriminating against Puerto Rican driver's license applicants A federal lawsuit filed on behalf of a Puerto Rico-born man living in Georgia claims the state discriminates against driver's license applicants from...
02:45 2019-07-04

Tiffany Haddish cancels Atlanta show over Georgia's restrictive abortion law Actress and comedian Tiffany Haddish has canceled her upcoming Atlanta performance because of Georgia’s new restrictive abortion law.  &#...
22:30 2019-06-16

Stacey Abrams visits Hollywood to urge against boycott over Georgia's 'heartbeat' abortion law Former Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams flew to Los Angeles this week to encourage Hollywood executives and industry officials not to go...
11:30 2019-06-13

TV show producers cancel plans to scout for filming locations in Georgia because of abortion law Executive producers for a new television show have decided not to scout for filming locations in Georgia because of the signing of the controversial ...
16:30 2019-05-22

Football player paralyzed during Georgia game receives wheelchair-accessible home Devon Gales, the former Southern University football player paralyzed on a kickoff against Georgia, moves into his new wheel-chair accessible home &...
21:45 2019-07-11

Multiple people detained after pregnant mother is shot and killed in Georgia, police say Georgia police have taken multiple people into custody Tuesday for “investigative purposes" after a pregnant woman was shot and killed outside her ho...
21:45 2019-07-23

Georgia man, 30, met girl, 13, online, tossed her from window during high-speed chase: cops A 30-year-old Georgia man is facing multiple charges for allegedly throwing a 13-year-old girl he met online from his car during a high-speed chase i...
22:45 2019-07-10

Georgia woman dies after driving water scooter at high speed into shoreline A Georgia woman died after driving a water scooter at high speed into the shoreline of a lake in northeast Georgia on Saturday, the state's Departmen...
00:30 2019-07-22

Video shows drivers in Georgia stopping to grab $175,000 in 'flying' cash on highway Video captured more than a dozen people getting out of their vehicles on Tuesday to grab money that was flying all over a Georgia interstate, police ...
02:15 2019-07-11

When Keeping It Real Goes Wrong: Georgia Woman Faces Charges After Viral HIV Video In what may be a case of “when keeping it real goes wrong,” an Americus, Ga., woman is in hot water after authorities say a ploy to get even with all...
09:45 2019-08-14

Jeffrey Epstein was not on suicide watch when he hanged himself Convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein was not on suicide watch in the Manhattan jail where he hanged himself Saturday morning, officials said. Departme...
19:00 2019-08-10

Jeffrey Epstein dead in apparent suicide Convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein died overnight in an apparent suicide, law enforcement sources told the Post Saturday. A gurney carrying Epstein ...
19:00 2019-08-10

Maine becomes 8th state to legalize assisted suicide AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine has become the eighth state to legalize medically assisted suicide. Democratic Gov. Janet Mills signed the bill Wednesday...
22:30 2019-06-12

Maine legalizes medically assisted suicide Democratic Maine Gov. Janet Mills signed a bill Wednesday to legalize medically assisted suicide, making Maine the eighth state in the U.S. to do so....
00:15 2019-06-13

Did Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why really increase suicide rates? A study shows that a rise in suicide among children age 10 to 17 occurred after Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why was released, but the show may not be to bla...
14:31 2019-05-21

Elderly man reports own murder-suicide to cops An elderly man called 911 to report that he’d killed his wife — before taking his own life in an apparent murder-suicide in Suffolk County on T...
05:15 2019-08-23

Man found dead on Kips Bay roof in possible suicide A man was found fatally shot on the rooftop of a Kips Bay building Wednesday morning, in what police are probing as a possible suicide, authorities s...
19:30 2019-07-10

Deaths from suicide, alcohol and drugs skyrocket — but not in NY Alcohol- and drug-related deaths and suicides continue to climb in the US, according to a new report released Wednesday by The Commonwealth Fund, an ...
11:00 2019-06-13

Man commits suicide after his service dog is killed by alligator A Florida man whose service dog was killed by an alligator last week committed suicide after the attack, distraught relatives and neighbors said. And...
20:30 2019-05-24

Maine is 8th state to legalize assisted suicide Maine became the eighth state in the U.S. to legalize medically assisted suicide after Democratic Gov. Janet Mills signed the bill into effect on Wed...
04:15 2019-06-13

New Idea for Suicide Prevention Hotline: Just Dial 988 The F.C.C. contends that shortening the number from its current 10 digits “would likely make it easier for Americans in crisis to access potentially ...
17:15 2019-08-16

FCC moves forward with ‘988’ line for suicide prevention It could soon be easier to talk yourself off the ledge. The Federal Communications Commission announced Thursday that it is green-lighting a three-di...
22:15 2019-08-16

Connecticut man charged with assisting relative’s suicide WESTBROOK, Conn. (AP) — State police say a Westbrook man helped a terminally ill family member die by suicide and now faces manslaughter charges. Aut...
01:15 2019-06-21

Netflix Removes Suicide Scene From '13 Reasons Why' A controversial scene from an episode of the first season of the popular teen drama was edited following a sustained controversy over whether the sho...
09:30 2019-07-16

Mogadishu mayor dies after suicide bombing Abdirahman Omar Osman, the mayor of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, succumbed to wounds sustained in a suicide bombing in the city, the government said ...
20:30 2019-08-05

Rise in suicide rates in U.S. youth, especially girls (Reuters Health) - Suicide rates among U.S. youth have been on the rise for nearly a decade, with the sharpest increase in young girls, a new study s...
01:45 2019-05-22

30 killed in triple suicide bombing in Nigeria Thirty people were killed late Sunday in a triple suicide bombing in northeast Nigeria, emergency services reported, in an attack bearing the hallmar...
17:30 2019-06-17

Pediatricians don't always get adequate suicide-prevention training (Reuters Health) - Although experts supervising new pediatricians and teaching trainee doctors agree that preventing child and teen suicide is import...
03:15 2019-05-31

David Berman's death has been ruled a suicide Earlier this week, we reported on the death of David Berman, the blisteringly honest, lyrically gifted lead singer and front man of bands Silver Jews...
20:00 2019-08-10

Netflix edits '13 Reasons Why' suicide scene If you decide to rewatch the first season of 13 Reasons Why, don't expect to see the controversial three-minute-long scene showing Hanna taking ...
14:45 2019-07-16

| Female suicide bomber kills six in Pakistan A female suicide bomber has killed six people - including two policemen - in Pakistan's restive northwest in an attack claimed by the Taliban, offici...
14:15 2019-07-21

| Suicide attack at Somalia hotel followed by gunfire A car bomb went off in a hotel in Somalia's port city of Kismayuo where legislators and local elders were meeting, followed by gunfire, a police offi...
20:15 2019-07-12

Jeffrey Epstein's death ruled a suicide An autopsy carried out on disgraced US financier Jeffrey Epstein's body has determined that the cause of death was suicide. He was found dead in his ...
07:45 2019-08-17

30 dead in suicide bomb blasts in Nigeria Three suicide bombers, two girls and a boy, killed 30 people and injured 39 others when they detonated explosives in Nigeria's northeast, emergency r...
08:45 2019-06-18

Jeffrey Epstein could have ‘paid’ for help with suicide: Former Gotti pal The jail where Jeffrey Epstein apparently hanged himself was a nest of corruption in the early ’90s, according to one of late mobster John Gott...
09:00 2019-08-11

Investigation uncovers suicide crisis in US jails The last time Tanna Jo Fillmore talked with her mother, she was in a Utah jail, angry, pleading and desperate. She’d called every day that past week,...
20:30 2019-06-18

'I wonder if I've saved a woman from suicide': my job on the London Underground People expect me to know about every form of transport, but the best part of my job is helping tourists understand the tubeI work as a customer servi...
19:15 2019-08-05

Georgia Southern’s Shai Werts arrested in bizarre cocaine-bird poop case A college quarterback claims a white substance on his car which tested positive for cocaine is actually bird poop. Shai Werts, a junior at Georgia So...
19:30 2019-08-06

Georgia executes inmate convicted of 1996 killing of man who agreed to give him a ride outside a Walmart JACKSON, Ga. (AP) — Georgia executes inmate convicted of 1996 killing of man who agreed to give him a ride outside a Walmart. The post Georgia execut...
04:00 2019-06-21

Georgia woman drops, fatally injures her baby during fight at beauty supply store 26-year-old Karen Lashun Harrison was charged with felony murder, cruelty to children and simple battery, according to WALB-TV.    &#...
13:30 2019-07-24

A Georgia woman got cold fries at McDonald's. She pulled out a gun and fired a shot, reports say A Georgia woman went back into a McDonald's after receiving cold fries and fired a shot into the kitchen floor, according to multiple outlets. ...
07:15 2019-07-24

Mother, 3 young children found fatally stabbed inside Georgia apartment, police say A 29-year-old mother and three young children were found fatally stabbed Wednesday night inside an apartment in Columbus, Ga., according to a report....
06:30 2019-07-18

Georgia man confirmed dead in Dominican Republic only the latest case in string of American fatalities there The State Department on Sunday confirmed another American fatality in the Dominican Republic, a tourist who died of "respiratory illness" in March --...
22:15 2019-07-15

Georgia girl, 5, receives 'medal of bravery' for fending off mother's knife-wielding attacker A 5-year-old Georgia girl received a “medal of bravery” from the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday after jumping on the back of a family m...
03:45 2019-08-17

A Georgia state lawmaker said a man told her to 'go back to where you came from' in a checkout line fight, but the story is becoming murky Facebook, YouTube A Georgia state lawmaker has been embroiled in a public battle with a man she said confronted her in an abusive verbal attack in a...
14:15 2019-07-22

A billionaire commencement speaker at a Georgia college announced that he will pay off the Class of 2019's student loans Morehouse College Twitter Robert F. Smith, a billionaire tech investor and philanthropist, announced in his commencement speech at Georgia's Moreho...
16:45 2019-05-21

Legionnaires' disease outbreak at Atlanta hotel is now largest ever recorded in Georgia, health official says The outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease linked to an Atlanta hotel is now considered to be the largest ever recorded in Georgia, a state health officia...
21:45 2019-08-12

Stranger Things Fans Flock to Georgia Grocery Store in Search of Eggos and Coke (PALMETTO, Ga.) — Soon after Netflix released “Stranger Things,” fans of all ages came into Bradley’s Big Buy grocery store i...
00:45 2019-08-22

Escaped Georgia prison gang inmate James 'Hot Rod' Owenby is captured by police, officials say A Georgia inmate involved in a prison gang and who bears the nickname was taken into custody Thursday morning after escaping in broad daylight by ste...
22:30 2019-08-01

Kristen Wiig and Reed Morano pull projects from Georgia over anti-abortion bill The entertainment industry’s backlash against Georgia’s extremely restrictive anti-abortion law is officially starting to hit, with Time reporting th...
06:30 2019-05-22

17-Year-Old Girl Commits Suicide Over NEET Failure A 17-year-old girl from nearby Tirupur allegedly committed suicide Wednesday apparently dejected over her inability to clear the National Eligibility...
09:30 2019-06-06

An Afghan Candidate Wrote His Will, Then Survived a Suicide Squad Attackers reached the office of Amrullah Saleh, President Ashraf Ghani’s running-mate, after setting off a car bomb. The battle lasted nearly seven h...
00:45 2019-08-01

James O’Neill was ‘knocked down’ by latest NYPD suicide The city’s police commissioner said he was “knocked down” by an NYPD cop’s suicide this past weekend — the fifth member...
04:01 2019-08-01

Australian Kerry Robertson the 1st to die under state's assisted suicide law Kerry Robertson, a 61-year-old Australian woman who fought metastatic breast cancer for 10 years, has become the first person to die under Victoria s...
09:45 2019-08-06

Missile attack, suicide bombings kill at least 40 in Yemen ADEN, Yemen — A rebel missile struck a military parade in Yemen’s southern port city of Aden as coordinated suicide bombings targeted a police ...
16:00 2019-08-01

She Lost Her Father To Suicide. She Hopes A Billboard Can Save Others Her father's suicide interrupted all the normal 17-year-old things. The night it happened, Nicole Leth had been worried about who would be her homeco...
09:45 2019-08-03

Kabul suicide attack slightly wounds four US troops Four U.S. troops suffered minor injuries when a suicide car bomber targeted their convoy in the Afghanistan capital of Kabul Friday, the U.S. militar...
20:15 2019-05-31

Study: 90 percent of youth gun deaths are assault, suicide About 90 percent of firearm deaths among young people up to age 17 comes from assault or suicide, according to new research suggesting that not enoug...
03:30 2019-08-02

Maine passes bill legalizing assisted suicide Legislators in Maine on Tuesday voted to legalize assisted suicide – but the state’s governor hasn’t yet committed to signing the bill in...
12:45 2019-06-05

Ex-NHLer Greg Johnson’s death likely a suicide, police say Former NHL player Greg Johnson’s death was likely the result of suicide, according to police. Johnson, 48, was found by his wife Kristin on Jul...
16:00 2019-07-19

Jeffrey Epstein Is Dead After Apparent Suicide in Jail The wealthy pedophile and accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein is dead after an apparent suicide at a jail in Manhattan, authorities said on Saturd...
18:30 2019-08-10

Woman in Queens sets herself on fire in apparent suicide A woman in Queens lit herself on fire in an apparent suicide early Tuesday morning, police sources said. Firefighters received the alarming call abou...
09:30 2019-05-28

After losing her dad to suicide, woman uses a billboard to spread hope By Alyssa Newcomb, TODAY Among the advertisements lining the billboards along a stretch of road in Kansas City, Missouri, is one with a simple yet po...
06:45 2019-08-14

Philippine army says attack on base likely a suicide bombing A bomb attack that killed eight people at a military base in the southern Philippines was likely a suicide bombing, the army said on Saturday, anothe...
13:30 2019-06-29

"Everyone Ran Crying": 63 Killed In Suicide Bombing At Afghan Wedding A suicide bomber killed more than 60 people and wounded scores, including women and children, as they celebrated a wedding in the Afghan capital, aut...
21:15 2019-08-18

Child suicide bomber kills five at Afghan wedding KABUL, Afghanistan — A 13-year-old suicide bomber blew himself up at a wedding early Friday in eastern Afghanistan’s Nangarhar province, killin...
12:15 2019-07-12

Ashley Massaro was set to appear in suicide prevention video before death Before former WWE star Ashley Massaro tragically took her own life in May, she agreed to appear in a video for a song about suicide prevention writte...
21:45 2019-06-28

Mom charged with killing her twin daughters hoped for suicide-by-cop The Long Island mom charged with murdering her two-year-old twin daughters admitted, “I killed them with my bare hands,” court revealed said Friday, ...
21:30 2019-06-28

Canadian fugitives suspected in three murders die by suicide: police Two teenage Canadian fugitives who were the subject of a nationwide manhunt took their own lives with gunshots, police said on Monday following the c...
23:45 2019-08-12

Suicide Bomber Kills Five At A Wedding In Afghanistan: Official Five people were killed and dozens more wounded Friday when a suicide bomber attacked a wedding ceremony in eastern Afghanistan, an official told AFP...
12:30 2019-07-12

De Blasio fundraises off his dad’s suicide after ‘Daily Show’ interview Mayor Bill de Blasio is using the suicide of his World War II veteran dad to attract donor dollars for his struggling 2020 campaign. “Did you s...
20:15 2019-08-19

Jeffrey Epstein was taken off suicide watch at his lawyers’ request Millionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein, who apparently killed himself while in federal custody in Manhattan, was taken off suicide watch in late July ...
16:45 2019-08-12

NYPD cop kills himself in fourth officer suicide this month An off-duty NYPD cop died in an apparent suicide at his Long Island home — the fourth city cop to take his own life this month, law enforcement sourc...
20:45 2019-06-27

Jeffrey Epstein signed a will 2 days before suicide: records The existence of the will, first reported by the New York Post, raised new questions about Epstein's final days inside the Metropolitan Correctional ...
03:15 2019-08-20

The Gap Between Male and Female Youth Suicide Rates is Narrowing in the U.S. For decades, U.S. boys have died by suicide far more frequently than girls, even though girls attempt suicide and report contemplating it more often....
20:30 2019-05-21

| Twin suicide blasts rock Tunisia capital Two suicide bombers attacked security forces in the Tunisian capital, killing a police officer and wounding at least eight people including several c...
20:15 2019-06-27

Philippines: Abu Sayyaf chief likely plotted suicide attacks A Philippine official says an Abu Sayyaf commander aligned with the Islamic State group most likely plotted the suicide attacks on an army camp in th...
13:45 2019-06-29

Two men dead in apparent murder-suicide after double date Two men were dead in an apparent murder-suicide in Texas after a double date that went horribly wrong, a report said Sunday. The deaths took place af...
06:00 2019-07-01

Germany charges woman over IS ties, suicide belt BERLIN (AP) — Prosecutors say they have filed charges against a German woman accused of belonging to the Islamic State group and attempting to sell a...
12:45 2019-05-22

Sri Lanka Extends Emergency A Month After Suicide Bombings Sri Lanka's president extended on Wednesday by a further month the state of emergency imposed immediately after the Easter Sunday bombings that kille...
22:30 2019-05-22

'Promise me you'll shoot yourself': Nazi Germany's suicide wave With the Allies closing in and capitulation imminent, thousands of ordinary citizens in Nazi Germany killed themselves in a wave of mass suicides. Fl...
15:15 2019-07-04

FCC pitches 9-8-8 as new U.S. suicide prevention, mental health hotline The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday approved a a measure to create a national three-digit phone number -- similar to 911 for emergencie...
14:15 2019-08-16

Epstein’s death was a suicide by hanging: medical examiner Epstein, who was charged with sexually abusing numerous underage girls over several years, had been placed on suicide watch last month after he was f...
09:15 2019-08-17

Ninth NYPD officer dies by suicide this year Another New York City police officer committed suicide this week, the New York Police Department said, making it the second in two days and the ninth...
14:15 2019-08-16

30 killed in Nigeria suicide bombing while watching TV match MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — Authorities in northeastern Nigeria say at least 30 people have been killed by a suicide bomber. The victims had been watch...
14:15 2019-06-17

NYPD rolling out initiatives amid cop suicide crisis Amid a rash of cop suicides that had the mayor making a personal appeal to every cop in the city, the police commissioner announced a new game plan t...
14:15 2019-08-16

Suicide Prevention Hotline Number Should Be 3 Digits, 988, Agency Says The F.C.C. contends that shortening the number from its current 10 digits “would likely make it easier for Americans in crisis to access potentially ...
13:15 2019-08-16

The Bernie-Warren Suicide Pact to Save America Those of you wise enough to read Splinter should understand that the two best candidates policy-wise in the Democratic primary are Bernie Sanders and...
23:45 2019-07-08

Australian election sparks wave of suicide attempts A shock Australian election result has sparked a wave of suicide attempts among refugees held in the Manus Island detention center off Papua New Guin...
07:30 2019-05-22

Medical examiner says Jeffrey Epstein's death was a suicide Billionaire was found dead in jail following arrest over alleged abuse of hundreds of girlsJeffrey Epstein’s death in prison was a suicide, the medic...
04:15 2019-08-17

Triple suicide attack kills at least 30 in northeast Nigeria At least 30 people were killed in a triple suicide attack in northeast Nigerian state of Borno, state emergency officials said on Monday - the bigges...
22:15 2019-06-17

I Love You, Now Die: behind the text suicide scandal that shocked America In an eye-opening new documentary, the story of the teenager accused of coercing her boyfriend to kill himself via text is brought to lightDocumentar...
09:45 2019-07-09

Breathitt Co. Sheriff: Two Dead In Suspected Murder-Suicide BREATHITT COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Officials say that the discovery of two bodies in Breathitt County is now being investigated as a murder-suicid...
23:15 2019-06-17

Maine becomes 8th state to legalize medically assisted suicide AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine becomes 8th state to legalize medically assisted suicide. The post Maine becomes 8th state to legalize medically assisted...
22:30 2019-06-12

Epstein victims plan to sue his estate after apparent suicide Women who claim to be victims of sexual abuse at the hands of deceased child molester Jeffrey Epstein are planning to sue his estate under a new law ...
04:45 2019-08-12

Netflix cuts controversial suicide scene from 13 Reasons Why The scene, which had been criticised by mental health experts, has been re-edited by the streaming service more than two years on from its releaseNet...
16:30 2019-07-16

Accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein commits suicide The financier faced charges that he recruited and abused dozens of underage girls in the early 2000s. The FBI and the US Justice Department are inves...
08:30 2019-08-11

Lawyer: Man charged in assisted suicide a loving husband MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) — A defense lawyer says a Connecticut man charged with helping his terminally ill wife kill herself was a loving husband whose...
22:45 2019-06-21

| WATCH: Pistol 'used in Van Gogh suicide' on auction in Paris The gun with which Dutch painter Vincent Van Gogh allegedly took his own life will go under the hammer on 19 June at the Hôtel Drouot auction house i...
15:45 2019-06-15

Why Netflix cut ‘13 Reasons Why’ suicide scene after years of controversy It's took two years and millions of concerned parents to convince streaming giant Netflix to censor "13 Reasons Why," a series about teenage sui...
19:45 2019-07-16

Gay librarian's suicide in Myanmar outrages LGBT+ community A gay librarian who was bullied by his colleagues in Yangon posted a final message on Facebook before taking his own life. In his final words, Kyaw Z...
18:45 2019-06-27

Biological marker may indicate PTSD patients at risk for suicide People with both PTSD and suicidal thoughts have high levels of metabotropic glutamatergic receptor 5 compared to those without those thoughts, which...
15:01 2019-05-21

Africa battles high rates of suicide, depression Many African countries are struggling with high suicide rates for which there is no simple explanation. However, one thing is evident: There is a lac...
05:30 2019-06-09

Jeffrey Epstein was not on suicide watch before death, official says Jeffrey Epstein was not on suicide watch when he apparently killed himself in the New York jail where he was being held on child sex trafficking char...
08:00 2019-08-11

Graphic suicide scene edited out of ’13 Reasons Why’ finale FILE – In this March 30, 2017 file photo, Katherine Langford attends the LA premiere of “13 Reasons Why” at Paramount Pictures Stud...
21:15 2019-07-16

FCC proposes 3-digit number for suicide prevention hotline TUCSON – According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, in 2017, more than 47,000 people in the United States died by suicide. A ...
15:45 2019-08-20

El Paso shooting suspect placed on suicide watch, officials say The man accused of opening fire at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas earlier this month -- killing 22 people and injuring more than 20 others -- has been p...
17:45 2019-08-20

Africa battles high rates of suicide and depression Many African countries are struggling with high suicide rates for which there is no simple explanation. However, one thing is evident: There is a lac...
19:30 2019-06-08

Police: Teacher, son die in apparent murder-suicide at home Police say the deaths of a school teacher and his son are being investigated as an apparent murder-suicide after the pair were found shot in the burn...
05:30 2019-06-11

NYPD’s mental health emergency: What’s behind the suicide numbers The NYPD is facing a mental health emergency after its ninth officer this year died by suicide. For ex-cop and suicide survivor Chris Prochut, the cr...
04:45 2019-08-20

Graham: ‘Political suicide’ for Pelosi to try to impeach Trump Sen. Lindsey Graham said House Speaker Nancy Pelosi would be committing “political suicide” if she tries to impeach President Trump. R...
03:30 2019-05-27

Marine Widow Remembers Husband Who Died By Suicide (LEX 18)– A Marine widow honoring her husband on Memorial Day tells LEX 18 that he fought in the Middle East, and then continued fighting a who...
04:15 2019-05-28

| Australia election triggers refugee suicide attempts At least four refugees in Australia's offshore Pacific camps have attempted suicide since the conservative government's shock re-election, according ...
18:45 2019-05-21

Netflix removes suicide scene from ‘13 Reasons Why’ following debate Netflix Inc. removed a suicide scene from an episode of the first season of its popular teen drama “13 Reasons Why,” following a debate over whether ...
10:15 2019-07-16

Epstein found dead in jail, was not on suicide watch Disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein was found dead on Saturday after an apparent suicide in the New York jail cell where he was being held without ba...
23:45 2019-08-11

There’s no video of Jeffrey Epstein’s apparent suicide: sources There’s no surveillance video of the incident during which Jeffrey Epstein apparently hanged himself in a federal lockup in Lower Manhattan, la...
01:15 2019-08-12

Hours-old newborn found in woods wrapped in plastic bag alive, Georgia police search for mother Georgia police are trying to figure out why an hours-old infant was left in the woods wrapped in a plastic bag. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has the ...
18:15 2019-06-11

Good Samaritans in Georgia turn in cash picked up on highway after armored truck mishap, police say Georgia cops were pleasantly surprised when several Good Samaritans turned in thousands of dollars that spilled out onto a highway earlier this week ...
16:45 2019-07-11

Riot police fire rubber bullets, tear gas and water cannons to drive away protesters in Georgia Riot police fired rubber bullets, tear gas and water cannons to drive away hundreds of protesters early today after they tried to storm the Tbilisi p...
19:45 2019-06-21

Lawsuit Claims Georgia Making Puerto Ricans Answer Bizarre Trivia Questions to Get a License Puerto Ricans are allegedly being subjected to illegal, baffling trivia questions to get their driver’s licenses in Georgia, with a lawsuit filed Tue...
20:00 2019-07-03

Kristen Wiig, Reed Morano pull projects out of Georgia after heartbeat abortion bill passes Kristen Wiig and Reed Morano are relocating projects originally slated to film in Georgia after the state passed its controversial "heartbeat" aborti...
17:30 2019-05-22

Some jail staffers not cooperating with DOJ investigation into Epstein suicide, source says Personnel at the New York City prison where accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein committed suicide last week have not been initially cooperative wi...
08:45 2019-08-17

Suicide attack kills six at Mogadishu government headquarters: official A suicide bombing at municipal government headquarters in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Wednesday killed six people including district commissioner...
20:45 2019-07-24

Official autopsy concludes Epstein death's was suicide by hanging New York City's chief medical examiner determined on Friday that suicide by hanging was the cause of death for financier Jeffrey Epstein, whose body ...
04:15 2019-08-17

Official autopsy concludes Epstein's death was suicide by hanging New York City's chief medical examiner determined on Friday that suicide by hanging was the cause of death for financier Jeffrey Epstein, whose body ...
00:15 2019-08-18

Jeffrey Epstein's Death Ruled As Suicide By Hanging: Reports An autopsy on disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein, who was found dead in his jail cell, has concluded that he committed suicide by hanging, US media ...
15:15 2019-08-17

Suspected Indonesian militant wounded in failed suicide bombing An Indonesian militant suspected of being influenced by Islamic State was seriously wounded when he tried to blow himself up in a suicide attack outs...
08:30 2019-06-04

Los Angeles toddler rescued after parents’ murder-suicide: cops A 2-year-old girl was found unharmed in her Los Angeles home after her parents died in an apparent murder-suicide, police said. The toddler was insid...
00:15 2019-08-23

Ex-WWE star Ashley Massaro was planning Vegas trip day before suicide On the evening of Wednesday, May 15, former WWE star Ashley Massaro was making plans for the future. The 39-year-old Long Island native was texting w...
01:30 2019-06-02

After MNS Activists Alleged Suicide, Party Blames Notice To Raj Thackeray An activist of the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena or MNS allegedly committed suicide in Maharashtra's Thane district, with a party leader today claiming ...
11:45 2019-08-21

TikTok Suicide, PUBG Death: Here's How to Fight Digital Addiction Digital addiction is real and it could be as dangerous as drug addiction, warned psychiatrists while outlining practical ways to fight the urge to us...
11:00 2019-06-17

20 jail workers subpoenaed in Jeffrey Epstein suicide probe The probe into the Manhattan jail suicide of multimillionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein has intensified, with as many as 20 corrections workers getti...
20:15 2019-08-22

Taliban Claim Suicide Car Bombing in Kabul That Injured Dozens (KABUL, Afghanistan) — A suicide car bomber targeted the police headquarters in a minority Shiite neighborhood in western Kabul on Wednesday, s...
12:30 2019-08-07

ISIS Claims Deadly Suicide Attack On Kabul Wedding The Islamic State group on Sunday claimed responsibility for a suicide attack on a wedding in Kabul which Afghan authorities said killed at least 63 ...
21:15 2019-08-18

Suicide for French police outnumber deaths in line of duty PARIS — Three riot police officers, a police commander, a police academy teacher — all are among eight French police officers who have killed themsel...
04:45 2019-08-20

Gilroy Garlic Festival Gunman Died by Suicide, Coroner Says The 19-year-old who carried out a mass shooting last weekend at the Gilroy Garlic Festival in California died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, co...
23:45 2019-08-03

51 dead in Yemen after targeted missile strike and suicide bombings Coordinated suicide bombings and a ballistic missile launched by rebels in Yemen killed at least 51 people Thursday, wounding dozens more. The attack...
00:45 2019-08-02

Tunis suicide attacks kill 1 police officer, injure 8 Two suicide bomb attacks ripped through the Tunisian capital of Tunis killing at least one person and injuring eight others as its president was rush...
09:45 2019-06-28

One dead, several wounded in two suicide bomb attacks in Tunisian capital Two suicide bombers blew themselves up in separate attacks on police in the Tunisian capital on Thursday, killing one police officer and wounding sev...
23:30 2019-06-27

Vets with PTSD at increased risk of death from suicide, accidents U.S. veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are more likely than typical Americans to die of causes including suicide and accidental inj...
21:15 2019-06-27