U.S. Attorney Michael Moore says he's opening an investigation into the death of Kendrick Johnson. 17-year-old Kendrick Johnson was found dead inside a school gym wrestling mat. Johnson’s parents pushed for the Department of Justice to open the case after Lowndes county officials ruled the death an accident.
Georgia emergency management, law enforcement, and education officials are gathered in Columbus this week to talk school safety, and the tragedy in Newtown, Conn. last December is driving the discussion.
Macon businessman indicted for selling and shipping aircraft parts to Iran. Michael Edward Todd sent parts from his warehouse at the Middle Georgia Regional Airport. Trade embargo in effect with Iran since 1979.