Justices grappled Tuesday with a question that pits the use of modern technology in law enforcement against individual privacy interests. At issue is a case testing whether police must obtain a warrant before putting a GPS tracking device on a...
On the face of it, Italy's economy has plenty of strengths. But its total debt is equal to 120 percent of its GDP, and with the cost of borrowing quickly rising, investors are growing increasingly concerned with the risk of default, which would...
The cases involved deaths in Afghanistan when bodies were dismembered. Portions of the bodies were returned to the troops' families, but small pieces went missing at Dover Air Force Base. Three senior officials have been disciplined for "...
The rapper, famous for making light of being overweight, died in Los Angeles on Tuesday.
Because of drought in Texas and increased Chinese demand, the price of pecans is up 22 percent from 2010.
In a closely-watched vote Tuesday, Ohio voters overturned the state's new law limiting collective-bargaining rights for public employees. It's a victory for organized labor and their Democratic allies in a key electoral battleground...
Gov. Nathan Deal says Georgia's tax collections rose by more than 5 percent last month and are nearly 7 percent ahead of last year for the first four months of the fiscal year. The figures released on Tuesday show net tax collections for...
New study by the Kaiser Family Foundation says states are taking different steps to cope with loss of Medicaid funds. Stimulus money helped fund shortfalls in 2009 and 2010. Georgia received $1.4 billion in last two years.
Starting this month, the U.S. Department of Labor is stepping up enforcement of labor laws in Georgia. The effort is primarily focused on restaurants, and federal labor officials will be visiting establishments in Georgia, Florida and South Carolina...
U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.) is asking the Transportation Security Administration to investigate an alleged security breach at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. The request came in response to a recent investigative report by WSB...