President Barack Obama didn't exactly go out on a limb with his college-basketball picks this year.
Like most people, he picked Kentucky to run the table, go 40-0, and win the NCAA Tournament. He also picked three No. 1 seeds and one No. 2 to make it to the Final Four.
With nearly all votes counted in elections for the Knesset, Israel's parliament, Benjamin Netanyahu's center-right Likud party has won at least a five-seat victory over its principal rival, the center-left Zionist Union.
House Republicans unveiled a draft budget Tuesday designed to bring government spending in line with revenues over the next decade, while making significant cuts to safety net programs such as Medicaid and food sta
A memorial service is scheduled for former Atlanta Public Schools superintendent Beverly Hall.
The Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta says Hall's memorial is being held 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Episcopal Cathedral of St. Philip.
The Georgia Senate has passed a medical marijuana bill that establishes a five-year study involving people under 18 with seizure disorders.
The bill by Republican Sen. Lindsey Tippins of Marietta was approved in a 54-1 vote Friday after a debate that lasted more than an hour.
Georgia lawmakers face a key deadline for bills to maintain a shot at becoming law this year.
A Senate rule requires that bills pass their originating chamber by the 30th day of the legislative session, which is Friday.