ATLANTA - The Georgia Court of Appeals has temporarily halted Thursday's scheduled execution of a Georgia inmate convicted of killing two college students.
U.S. Rep. John Barrow, D-Ga., will host a tax preparation fair Thursday in Statesboro.
ATLANTA - Georgia's supply of the single drug it uses to perform executions is set to expire next month, and state officials haven't said whether they've found a way to get more of the powerful sedative that is in relatively short supply.
LOS ANGELES - Jerry Buss, the Los Angeles Lakers' playboy owner who shepherded the NBA franchise to 10 championships from the '80s Showtime dynasty to the Kobe Bryant era, died Monday, his assistant said.
HEBER SPRINGS, Ark. - Mindy McCready, who hit the top of the country charts before personal problems sidetracked her career, died Sunday. She was 37.
Traffic was diverted on Georgia Highway 67 near Josh Deal and Bella Terra roads after a four-car pileup.
A man on probation was arrested after he and his probation officer got into a struggle that injured both, according to the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office.
A 100-year-old Statesboro woman was defrauded of at least $10,000 by her home health aide, the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office said.
GUYTON - Having made methamphetamine arrests before on McLaws Road, Effingham County Sheriff's Office investigators were not surprised to be back in the neighborhood Wednesday with a search warrant.
DALLAS - American Airlines and US Airways have agreed to merge in an $11 billion deal that would create the world's biggest airline.
MADISON, Wis. - Scientists at the University of Wisconsin-Madison are helping search for evidence of alien life not by looking into outer space, but by studying some rocks right here on Earth.
WASHINGTON - Seeking to focus on nation-building at home, President Barack Obama will use his State of the Union address to call for more spending on infrastructure and manufacturing, while also announcing the withdrawal of 34,000 U.S. troops from Afghanistan within a year.
A teen was arrested Sunday morning after Statesboro police found he was driving a stolen pickup truck, Public Safety Director Wendell Turner said.
A former Charlotte, N.C., schoolteacher now living in Statesboro has been accused of having improper contact with a student 30 years ago.
WILMINGTON, Del. - Motivated by a yearslong custody dispute, a gunman opened fire Monday morning in a Delaware courthouse lobby just as the building was opening to the public for the day, exchanging shots with police and leaving three people - including the shooter - dead, authorities said.