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The Second World War was just coming to an end the last time the state of Georgia put a woman to death. Tuesday, 70 years later, Kelly Gissendaner was executed by lethal injection for murdering...

Phones like those involved in the activity cited in the indictments. (Sam Whitehead/GPB News)

On Thursday, twelve people were indicted in Atlanta for their involvement in drug trafficking and consumer fraud schemes run by inmates from inside two Georgia prisons. According to prosecutors,...

Pope Francis, in an address to a joint meeting of Congress, encouraged lawmakers to work together to solve the problems of ordinary Americans and to show compassion for people across the globe who...

Last week, Apple released the latest version of its mobile operating system. And normally that news doesn’t resonate beyond the usual tech world headlines, but this time is different, thanks to...

Federal investigators say an unlicensed pilot was flying a small, homebuilt airplane that crashed last week in rural south Georgia, killing all five people on board.

A preliminary report...

A soldier from Georgia has died in Afghanistan.

Specialist Kyle E. Gilbert, 24, was killed in Bagram on Monday. The Pentagon says his death was not combat related and remains under...

A former peanut company executive has been sentenced to 28 years in prison for his role in a nationwide salmonella outbreak blamed for killing nine Americans and sickening hundreds more.

A...

What's the proper role of religion in schools? It's a question that comes up again and again.

The latest controversy comes out of Douglas County, where more than a dozen members of a high...

Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter before the town hall crowd at the Carter Center. (GPB News/Sam Whitehead)

Three weeks after sharing the details of his cancer diagnosis, former President Jimmy Carter held a town hall event at the Carter Center on Tuesday, but he didn’t let his health take center stage...

Georgia Regents University in Augusta is getting a new name. The University System Board of Regents voted Tuesday to change the name of the school to Augusta University.

"While this change...

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