Wed., October 16, 2013 3:03pm
U.S. Senate leaders say they have reached an 11th-hour compromise to reopen the federal government and avoid a debt default. Georgia Senator Saxby...
Wed., October 16, 2013 12:00pm
Friday was payday for the CDC’s employees. Or, rather, half a payday. Employees of the Atlanta-based public health agency received roughly half their...
Sat., October 12, 2013 11:00am
A south Georgia city isn't letting the government shutdown stop its annual celebration of the Okefenokee Swamp.
Wed., October 9, 2013 12:00pm
On the evening of Sept. 30, Palmer Feibelman received an email he didn’t expect. It informed him that he might not be receiving his monthly stipend...
Tue., October 8, 2013 9:30am
National Head Start Association officials say a donation of up to $10 million from two philanthropists will help keep Head Start programs running...
Tue., October 8, 2013 7:51am
The government shutdown has damaged the CDC’s ability to detect and prevent disease, the agency’s director said Monday. Roughly 9,000 of the 13,000...
Mon., October 7, 2013 8:04am
Furloughed civilian employees at military bases across Georgia headed back to work Monday morning, after Congress passed a bill late last week ending...
Sat., October 5, 2013 11:00am
Georgia's state parks are accommodating some campers who had planned to visit national parks that are closed during the shutdown.
Fri., October 4, 2013 7:37am
Friday marks Day 4 of a government shutdown after congressional leaders couldn’t come to a budget agreement Monday night. At its core, Congress is a...
Thu., October 3, 2013 2:18pm
Unemployment benefit applications from the area around Robins Air Force Base in Warner Robins have more than doubled since the federal shutdown began...