ADAIRSVILLE, Ga. - A massive storm system raked the Southeast on Wednesday, spawning tornadoes and dangerous winds that overturned cars on a major Georgia interstate and demolished homes and businesses, killing at least two people.
A Bulloch County teen who had been missing for more than a year has been found safe, living under an assumed name in Ohio, the sheriff's office said Wednesday morning.
Two Pembroke brothers were sentenced Tuesday to life in prison for their roles in two kidnappings involving Bryan County residents.
WASHINGTON - Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood, the only Republican still in President Barack Obama's first-term Cabinet, said Tuesday he plans to leave the administration. His move continues an exodus that will give Obama's team a new look in his second term.
The Statesboro Police Department's Criminal Investigative Bureau is investigating four vehicle break-ins that occurred in two nights last week at local restaurants.
MELBOURNE, Australia - Victoria Azarenka won her second consecutive Australian Open title, beating Li Na 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 in a final that included a break for fireworks, two medical timeouts and a nasty fall to the court by Li.
ATLANTA - When Georgia Sen. Saxby Chambliss announced Friday that he wouldn't seek a third term in 2014, a race that already was likely to feature a contested Republican primary exploded into a free-for-all.
WASHINGTON - The U.S. mental health system has huge gaps that prevent millions of people with psychological problems, including children and teens, from receiving effective treatment that could prevent tragic consequences, experts told U.S. lawmakers on Thursday.
Georgia Southern University will begin ticket distribution next week to students, faculty, staff and community members for the appearance by Jimmy Carter, the 39th president, and former first lady Rosalynn Carter.
Three teens were arrested after officers found the car they were in was stolen from a Claxton car dealership, Statesboro police said.
An AP News Analysis
WASHINGTON - While the tax package that Congress passed New Year's Day will protect 99 percent of Americans from an income tax increase, most of them will still end up paying more federal taxes in 2013.
ATLANTA - Record-setting junior quarterback Deshaun Watson accounted for five touchdowns and more than 400 yards to lead Gainesville to its first state title, 49-12 over Ware County in the Class AAAAA championship game Friday night.
SALEM, Va. - Mount Union is back on top of Division III football.
NEWTOWN, Conn. - A man killed his mother at their home and then opened fire Friday inside the elementary school where she taught, massacring 26 people, including 20 children, as youngsters cowered in fear to the sound of gunshots reverberating through the building and screams echoing over the intercom.