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Carter Blasts Deal Over Ethics Memo Citing Threat

A memo by the head of the state ethics commission in which she claims an attorney for Gov. Nathan Deal threatened her agency during its investigation of complaints against the governor demonstrates a “pattern of intimidation and interference on the part of the governor’s office,” Democrat Jason Carter said Tuesday.


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Many Women Unaware Of Heart Disease’s Threat

Only one in five women are aware that heart disease is their greatest health threat.


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‘Threatened’ Status Sought For Ga. And Ala. Plant

Federal wildlife officials want a plant they say is found only in Georgia and Alabama to be classified as “threatened.”


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Police Probe Attacks Involving Newspaper Editor

State and local police are trying to figure out why someone smashed an object through the window of a small-town editor’s home, then fired shots at the house and tried to burn the vehicles out front.


A Caution Before Flying

The US State Department has issued an advisory for those living or traveling in Europe .