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This Republican wants to start 'GOP 2.0' -- without Donald Trump

Something very interesting happened in New Hampshire this week that you might have missed: The Georgia Republican lieutenant governor made a trip to the state touting his plan to re-birth a post-Trump GOP.
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Fascinated tourists are coming to Savannah see the backlog of cargo ships, tourism boss says

In this June, 19, 2018 photo, several ship to shore cranes stack shipping containers on-board the container ship Maersk Semarang at the Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton A Savannah tourism executive believes the backlog of cargo ships has increased tourism. Joseph Marinelli, president of Visit Savannah, said people are fascinated as the ships pass by. Savannah is the country's fourth-largest port and is dealing with packed shipping lanes due to supply-chain ...
Tags: Transportation, News, California, Trends, Supply Chain, Georgia, Boats, Shipping, New York Times, Savannah, Savannah Ga, Savannah River, Georgia Ports Authority, Jake Epstein, Breaking, Marinelli


Corral, Stoops Spice up SEC While 'Bama, 'Dogs Lead the Pack

Georgia and Alabama could be heading for another showdown in the Southeastern Conference championship game.
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First Look at Chloë Grace Moretz and Algee Smith in Machine Uprising Feature ‘Mother/Android’

Hulu has released a first look for their sci-fi movie “Mother/Android,” starring Chloë Grace Moretz and Algee Smith. The new film, which debuts Friday, Dec. 17, marks the feature directorial debut of “Project Power” and “The Batman” screenwriter Mattson Tomlin. Set in the near future, Moretz stars in the film as Georgia, who is days […]
Tags: News, Georgia, Hulu, Chloe Grace Moretz, Moretz, The Batman, Algee Smith, Mattson Tomlin, Mother/Android


EXPLAINER: How Jury Selection Works in Arbery Slaying Trial

Teachers, auto mechanics and retirees in Georgia are being questioned one by one to determine if they're qualified to serve as jurors in the trial of three white men charged with killing Ahmaud Arbery.
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Ahmaud Arbery's father says he is praying for the 'right jury' as selection continues

On the third day of jury selection in the trial of three White men in Georgia accused of murdering his Black son Ahmaud Arbery, Marcus Arbery Sr. said he's "concentrating on justice for my boy."
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Defense: Georgia Deputies Acted Reasonably in Stun Gun Death

Defense experts at a Georgia murder trial are denying that three fired deputies used too much force when they repeatedly shocked a man with stun guns before he died.
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An arrest at the George Floyd protests: Mel D Cole’s best photograph

‘As soon as I took this shot, I knew it was special – something pretty much all Black people could relate to. This man was arrested for daring to question authority. I’ve been arrested for the same thing’I took this on the first day of the protests in Foley Square, New York, following the murder of George Floyd. I’ve witnessed protests before but nothing like this. It was intense, volatile and angry. People were sick and tired – and ready to fight for their rights.The video of his killing came a...
Tags: Photography, New York, Race, Georgia, US news, Culture, Art and design, Mel, Black Lives Matter Movement, Ahmaud Arbery, George Floyd, Foley Square New York


2 Inmates Injured; 5 Correctional Officers Accused

Five corrections officers at a state prison in Georgia are accused in two incidents in which inmates were injured.
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Bridge Being Demolished Collapses, Killing 1, Injuring 2

Officials in Georgia say one worker was killed and two seriously injured when part of a bridge collapsed into a river during early demolition work.
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A Chicago pizzeria said it temporarily closed because of the labor shortage, costing it $5,000. Its owner said job applicants weren't turning up to interviews.

Businesses across the US are suffering from a huge labor shortage as staff quit their jobs in search of better wages, benefits, and working conditions. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images A pizzeria in Chicago couldn't open on Sunday because of short-staffing, costing it $5,000, its owner said. The owner of Coalfire Pizza said some staff had quit for higher-paid jobs at larger restaurants. People were avoiding restaurant jobs partly because of a reputation of toxic work environments, he said....
Tags: Work, Jobs, News, US, Employment, Trends, Georgia, Economy, Chicago, Restaurant, Unemployment, Pennsylvania, Retail, Cbs, Hiring, Hospitality


A Chicago pizzeria had to temporarily close because of the labor shortage. Its owner said it was the first time it's happened - and it cost him $5,000.

Businesses across the US are suffering from a huge labor shortage as staff quit their jobs in search of better wages, benefits, and working conditions. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images A pizzeria in Chicago couldn't open on Sunday because of short-staffing, costing it $5,000, its owner said. The owner of Coalfire Pizza said some staff had quit for higher-paid jobs at larger restaurants. People were avoiding restaurant jobs partly because of a reputation of toxic work environments, he said....
Tags: Work, Jobs, News, US, Employment, Trends, Georgia, Economy, Chicago, Restaurant, Unemployment, Pennsylvania, Retail, Cbs, Hiring, Hospitality


Adam Schiff says he 'vehemently disagrees' with AG Merrick Garland's reticence to investigate Trump

Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., pauses as he speaks during the House select committee hearing on the Jan. 6 attack on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 Jim Lo Scalzo/Pool via AP Rep. Adam Schiff sounded off on AG Merrick Garland's approach to former president Donald Trump. "There's a real desire on the part of the attorney general not to look backward," Schiff told Yahoo News. Schiff said that in regards to the 2018 Mueller report and the Jan. 6 riot, Trump is liable. ...
Tags: Politics, Washington, Russia, Trends, Georgia, Ap, United States, House, Capitol Hill, Kremlin, Donald Trump, Justice Department, Trump, Calif, Donald J Trump, Adam Schiff


Wednesday, October 20 Filming Locations

Here’s a look at various filming locations for October 20, 2021: Filming in California TV Series: NCIS Location: 104 S Hudson Ave., Los Angeles (until Oct. 21st) TV Series: Grey’s Anatomy Location: West Rd, Georgia Ave – LA Live Way; Los Angeles Convention Center – 1201 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles  TV Series: Untitled Bosch Spin-Off […] The post Wednesday, October 20 Filming Locations appeared first on On Location Vacations.
Tags: Movies, California, Los Angeles, Georgia, Grey, Daily Filming Locations, Figueroa St Los Angeles, Hudson Ave Los Angeles


12 Movies Like Superbad That Comedy Fans Need To Watch

"Superbad" is one of the most influential comedies of the 21st century — or, at the very least, one of the raunchiest. Screenwriters Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg based the film's wild situations on stories from their own childhood, and worked with director Greg Mottola to craft a new teen comedy classic worthy of the high school movie hall of fame.Released by Judd Apatow's The Apatow Company, "Superbad" launched successful new stars who would go on to appear frequently in Apatow productions. Mic...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Molly, Georgia, Chicago, Rebecca, Franco, Seth Rogen, Catholic, Tom Cruise, Jason Bateman, Princeton, Judd Apatow, Jonah Hill, Skull Island, George Michael


8 Potential Jurors Advance in Ahmaud Arbery Slaying Trial

A Georgia judge has deemed eight jury pool members qualified to serve on the jury that will decide the fate of three white men charged with killing Ahmaud Arbery.
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Man Arrested, Hospitalized After 3 Killed in South Georgia

A man accused of killing three people in southwest Georgia remains hospitalized Tuesday.
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Mitch McConnell deflected a question about Trump's influence on the GOP, saying Republicans should focus on the future and not 'rehash' 2020

Former President Donald Trump (L), Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R). Scott Olson/Getty Images (L), Drew Angerer/Getty Images (R) McConnell deflected a question about whether he was comfortable with his party's embrace of Trump. But he said he hopes 2022 is "not a rehash of suggestions about what may have happened in 2020." Trump recently claimed that Republicans would not vote in future elections if 2020 wasn't "solved." Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday d...
Tags: Politics, Washington Post, Senate, Trends, Georgia, Cnn, Gop, House, Mitch McConnell, Republican Party, Donald Trump, Trump, Capitol, Republican Senate, McConnell, Palm Beach Florida


66% of Republicans don't consider the January 6 Capitol riot to be an attack on the government, according to a new poll

Pro-Trump protesters on the steps of the US Capitol Building on Jan. 6, 2021. Kent Nishimura/Los Angeles Times/Getty Images Quinnipiac University released a new poll that indicates Republicans voters have moved on from Jan 6. 66% of Republicans don't consider the January 6 Capitol riot to be an attack on the government. That same poll also found that 77% of Republicans don't hold Trump responsible for it anyway. A full two thirds of Republican don't consider the January 6 assau...
Tags: Senate, US, Trends, Georgia, Gop, House, Arizona, Poll, Mitch McConnell, Republican Party, Republican, North Carolina, Trump, Capitol, Quinnipiac University, Kevin McCarthy


Find The Venomous Critter In Georgia’s Camouflage Challenge

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources played a fun wildlife game with its Facebook followers.
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Georgia to Add Child Care Spots, Boost Payments to Providers

Georgia will add another 10,000 children to a program that subsidizes child care for lower-income families while also increasing payment rates to child care centers.
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Correction: Election 2022-Georgia-Fundraising Story

In an Oct. 18 story about campaign fundraising in Georgia, The Associated Press erroneously reported how much cash Republican congressional candidate Mike Collins had on Sept. 30.
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40 members of Congress have violated a law designed to stop insider trading and prevent conflicts-of-interest

Marianne Ayala/Insider Insider and other media have identified numerous US lawmakers not complying with the federal STOCK Act. Their excuses range from oversights, to clerical errors, to inattentive accountants. Ethics watchdogs - and even some in Congress - want to ban lawmakers from trading individual stocks. See more stories on Insider's business page. Insider and several other news organizations have this year identified 40 members of Congress who've failed to properly report ...
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Trump admits he didn't go all-out to push Republicans to vote in the Georgia Senate runoffs because he was 'angry' over losing the election, book says

President Donald Trump headlined a campaign rally in Valdosta, Ga., for Sens. David Perdue, left, and Kelly Loeffler, right. Spencer Platt/Getty Images Donald Trump admits he could have done more to boost voter turnout in the critical 2021 Georgia Senate runoffs. Trump told reporter David Drucker he didn't do more because he was "angry" over the election outcome. Analyses of voter data show a significant drop-off in turnout among conservative voters in the runoffs. Former President D...
Tags: Politics, Senate, White House, Trends, Atlanta, Georgia, Joe Biden, Gop, Mitch McConnell, Rudy, Donald Trump, Perdue, Wall Street Journal, Trump, Donald, Sidney Powell


Trump says his fixation on the 2020 election could be 'a problem' or 'an asset' in 2022: book

Former President Donald Trump speaks at a rally in Wellington, Ohio, on June 26, 2021. Stephen Zenner/AFP/Getty Images Trump acknowledged that his focus on 2020 may have cost the GOP the Senate and could hurt the party in 2022. "It could be a problem," Trump said before tacking on that "it could be an asset." Republicans largely view Trump's focus on the 2020 presidential election as a potential liability. Former President Donald Trump says his focus on the outcome of the 2020 election...
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Rep. Adam Kinzinger says Republicans don't speak up about Trump because they'll 'be replaced by somebody like a Marjorie Taylor Greene' if they do

Republican Reps. Adam Kinzinger of Illinois (right) and Marjorie Taylor Greene of Georgia (left). Andrew Harnik and Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images Rep. Adam Kinzinger, an anti-Trump Republican, explained why his colleagues don't speak up about Trump. "You lose, and you'll be replaced by somebody like a Marjorie Taylor Greene," Kinzinger said. Greene responded by saying Kinzinger was "irrelevant at this point." Republican Rep. Adam Kinzinger of Illinois said that many of his Republican ...
Tags: Politics, Congress, Trends, Georgia, House, Social Security, Republican, Illinois, Donald Trump, Trump, Greene, Andrew Harnik, House Republican Conference, Roll Call, Adam Kinzinger, Liz Cheney


Jury Selection Resumes Slowly in Ahmaud Arbery Slaying Trial

Attorneys are slowly questioning potential jurors in Georgia who may ultimately decide the fate of three white men charged with killing a Black man, Ahmaud Arbery.
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Agent: Georgia Deputies Unjustified in Stopping Man Who Died

A witness tells jurors a man who died after being stopped by Georgia sheriff's deputies hadn’t committed a crime and should have been allowed to keep walking.
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COVID-19 and Pregnancy: Women Regret Not Getting the Vaccine

Two women from Georgia and Alabama who contracted COVID-19 during their pregnancies are urging other pregnant women to get vaccinated.
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