The Guardian reports that prisoners at a labor camp in China were punished if they did not collect enough credits.
In a letter to Obama Wednesday, Liu said he is dropping the fight because there is little prospect of a Senate vote on his nomination. He said the 9th Circuit, including California and eight other Western states, has a "desperate need"...
Newt Gingrich has tapped a trio of current and former Georgia governors to play key roles in his presidential bid.
Tuesday, across four sites in the state of Georgia, semifinal rubber games were played to determine participants in four of the five state championship series. Three teams that lost the first game of their respective series advanced by winning last...
Federal regulators are questioning whether nuclear reactors proposed for plant Vogtle near Augusta could withstand an earthquake. From WACG Noel Brown reports the decision could slow the licensing of the first new reactors to be built in the country...
State lawmakers are planning to meet next week to hammer out solutions for more than a dozen charter schools that face closing after a Georgia Supreme Court ruled the state commission that created them is unconstitutional.
America's next transportation bill should be written with the nation's aging population in mind, advocates say. Their concern is that with pedestrians and cyclists already at risk, adding slower-moving senior citizens to a system built for...
The Germans have a famous passion for automobiles, but that's run smack into EU directives to reduce carbon dioxide emissions. The government is offering a fuel mixed with 10 percent ethanol, but many drivers refuse to use it, despite its lower...
By the end of this week, each of the Republicans considering a run at the 2012 nomination should have made a decision and that has many in the party grousing about their choices. Says one Republican strategist: "The grumbling comes from the...
Eliska and Welmon Barriere Sr., are among the roughly 6 million blacks who migrated north during the 20th century. They left New Orleans in 1962 for Milwaukee, where they raised a family. But they moved to Georgia in the 1990s, part of a trend of...