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FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2010 file photo, Grammy award winning artist Clifford "TI" Harris, left, poses for the media with his wife reality star Tameka "Tiny" Harris, right, during an Alzheimers "For the Love of Our Fathers" foundation honoree luncheon at the Luckie Lounge in Atlanta. Harris says $750,000 dollars' worth of jewelry was stolen from her Lamborghini outside of an Atlanta bar on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019. (AP Photo/Gregory Smith, File)
October 08, 2019 - 7:55 am
ATLANTA (AP) — The reality television star and wife of rapper T.I. says $750,000 in jewelry was stolen from her Lamborghini outside an Atlanta bar. News outlets report Tameka "Tiny" Harris told Atlanta police that she left wedding rings, watches and stud earrings in a blue velour bag on the center...
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October 08, 2019 - 5:06 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — More targeted spending proposals could soon be headed to Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper's desk as Republican legislators keep pitching portions of their vetoed state budget bill. The House scheduled final votes on Tuesday for measures that cleared the Senate last week. One funds...
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October 08, 2019 - 4:44 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's top legal officer says several e-cigarette companies aren't selling their products in the state while his litigation against them is pending. Attorney General Josh Stein announced in August that he was suing eight more vaping companies under the state's unfair...
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Former DeKalb County Police Officer Robert "Chip" Olsen (right) confers with defense attorney Lukas Alfen during the afternoon in Decatur, Ga. on Oct. 2, 2019. The murder trial of former DeKalb County Police Officer Robert "Chip" Olsen continued today. Olsen is charged with murdering war veteran Anthony Hill. (Bob Andres/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
October 07, 2019 - 7:15 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Jurors in an Atlanta-area community say they are deadlocked on some of the charges against a former police officer who fatally shot an unarmed, naked black man. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports jurors in DeKalb County sent the judge a note Monday saying they have decided some...
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October 07, 2019 - 5:17 pm
WINGATE, N.C. (AP) — Students at a North Carolina university say their dining hall is serving them undercooked food and broccoli filled with worms. News outlets report several students at Wingate University complained about the dining hall food, prompting the Union County Health Department to...
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October 07, 2019 - 8:34 am
PELION, S.C. (AP) — Authorities in South Carolina say they've charged an 11-year-old boy who's accused of threatening to kill a middle school classmate. The State reports that Lexington School District One said in a news release that a sixth grader had to be restrained by school officials as he...
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October 07, 2019 - 8:03 am
TAYLORTOWN, N.C. (AP) — A 12-year-old boy in North Carolina was dragged and hit by his school bus after his backpack got caught in its doors and dropped him in the path of an oncoming tire. Zion Baker tells reporters he was getting off the West Pine Middle School bus in Taylortown last week when...
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FILE - In this Sept. 18, 2019, file photo, Former President Jimmy Carter answers questions submitted by students during an annual Carter Town Hall held at Emory University in Atlanta. A spokeswoman for Carter said the former president fell at his home but “feels fine.” Deanna Congileo said in an email that Carter fell Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019, at his home in Plains, Ga., and needed stitches above his brow. Carter turned 95 on Tuesday, becoming the first U.S. president to reach that milestone. (AP Photo/John Amis, File)
October 06, 2019 - 8:16 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Latest on Former President Jimmy Carter's fall (all times local): 6:45 p.m. Former President Jimmy Carter had a black eye and 14 stitches after a fall at his Georgia home, but made it to a concert and ceremony to rally volunteers in Tennessee ahead of his 36th home...
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October 05, 2019 - 11:34 am
MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia man has received a life sentence for killing his estranged pregnant wife and stabbing her son. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports 52-year-old Elvin Durant admitted Friday to the murder of 38-year-old Crystal Battle in a hearing before Cobb County Superior Court...
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October 04, 2019 - 4:17 pm
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — An investigation into South Carolina police shootings found that Greenville County deputies have pulled the trigger more than any other agency in the state. The Greenville News conducted an extensive investigation of ten years of statewide shooting data. The investigation...
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