Electronic cigarettes worked just as well as nicotine patches to help smokers quit, according to the first study to compare them.
Can’t get enough shuteye? Nearly 9 million U.S. adults resort to prescription sleeping pills — and most are white, female, educated or 50 or older, according to the first government study of its kind.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. cut its annual profit and revenue outlook Thursday as the world’s largest retailer expects a tough economy at home and abroad to continue to squeeze its low-income shoppers through the rest of the year.
ATLANTA (WAOK)-Looking for work? State Farm is planning to hire 800 people. A career fair has been scheduled for next week in Atlanta on August 6th and 7th. The new hires are intended to help […]
UNION CITY, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say a customer at a Waffle House outside Atlanta shot and wounded a suspect who was attempting to rob the restaurant. Police said the shooting happened early Monday, when […]
ATLANTA (WAOK)- A new Wal-Mart location will open in Lithonia. The store will be located near Stonecrest Mall at 842 Mall Parkway. A temporary hiring center has been opened at 7342 Stonecrest Concourse at The […]
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia has dropped toward the bottom of states in per capita income. Federal data shows Georgia is now 40th among the states. Georgia has been declining since measuring 25th in 2001. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that Georgia now has the […]
U.S. health officials say middle-aged women are the fastest-growing group of people dying from drug overdoses.
There may be a “price war” brewing in the automotive industry. Typically, experts suggest that car buyer’s can expect the best auto deals closer to the end of the year, or at the beginning of […]
Research finds that nearly 70 percent of Americans are on at least one prescription drug, and more than half receive at least two prescriptions.