Outrage after Delaware State Univ. lacrosse team bus searched for drugs in GeorgiaVideo from a traffic stop involving Delaware State University’s lacrosse team is sparking outrage. Georgia police searched their bus and luggage for drugs in what the university called a “humiliating process.”
Judge: Greene is qualified for reelection; Raffensperger gets final sayA judge in Atlanta on Friday found that U.S. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene is qualified to run for reelection, but the final decision is up to Ga. Sec. of State Brad Raffensperger.
Tiger Woods To Play At The MastersTiger Woods will be back playing in the professional golf arena at the Masters at Augusta National, after a car accident in February of 2021.
'Terror and anguish' persist one year after killings at Atlanta-area spasPresident Joe Biden on Wednesday remembered the victims of the shootings at three massage businesses in Georgia a year earlier and decried racism, misogyny and gun violence.
Georgia Gas Prices Approaching $4 Per Gallon For Regular UnleadedMotorists are finding that the statewide average price for gas as of Monday morning is running at $3.96 per gallon for regular unleaded gasoline.
3 men convicted in Ahmaud Arbery's murder found guilty of federal hate crimesThree men convicted of murdering Ahmaud Arbery were found guilty in a federal hate crimes trial Tuesday.
Stacey Abrams criticized after posing maskless surrounded by masked childrenDemocrat Stacey Abrams' campaign is assailing her critics after she posed for photos mask-less and surrounded by masked children during a visit to a Georgia school.
Biden, Harris Bring Push For Federal Voting Rights Laws To AtlantaPresident Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris traveled to Atlanta on Tuesday, January 11, 2022, to bring attention to voting rights legislation currently stalled in the Senate.
Fort Valley State Awarded Almost $2 Million STOP School Violence GrantThe Department of Justice today announced nearly $126 million in funding to advance school safety under the STOP School Violence Act. The grants, awarded by the Office of Justice Programs’ Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) and the Department’s Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office), will help institute safety measures in and around primary and secondary schools, support school violence prevention efforts, provide training to school personnel and students and implement evidence-based threat assessments.
Federal Jury Convicts Telfair County Man In Drug Trafficking CaseA Telfair County man faces up to life in federal prison after a jury convicted him on 36 counts related to a conspiracy to possess and distribute methamphetamine and cocaine.
Home Health Agency To Pay Millions To Settle False Claims Act AllegationsPruittHealth, Inc. and affiliated entities (“Pruitt”) have agreed to pay $4.2 million to resolve allegations that they submitted claims for home health services that were not covered by the Medicare and Medicaid programs, and that they failed to refund overpayments that they had received from Medicare and Medicaid in a timely manner.
Georgia Man Sentenced For Filing False Liens Against Federal Government OfficialsHakim Amal Archible has been sentenced for filing false liens against federal government officials, including former IRS Commissioner John Koskinen and former U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew.
Six Defendants Indicted For FraudVikas Mehta, Walter Valdivia, Pradip Parikh, Jaime Salas, Alpesh Patel, and Darash Shah have been indicted for wire fraud conspiracy, wire fraud, money laundering conspiracy, and money laundering.
Georgia Company And Owner Sentenced For Their Roles In International Scheme To Evade The U.S. National Security Laws A Georgia company and its owner have been sentenced in federal court for their roles in an international scheme to evade United States national security laws.
Three Inmates Prosecuted For Seperate Assaults On Federal Correctional OfficersThree inmates are under prosecution in separate cases in the Southern District for assaults on federal correctional officers, while a correctional officer has been sentenced for bringing contraband into a facility.