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December 5, 2021
ATLANTA (AP) -- Federal prosecutors say a Veterans Affairs department employee in Georgia stole more than $1.9 million in medical devices that he purchased with a government credit card. A judge Wednesday sentenced 41-year-old Kevin Rumph to two years and three months in prison.
By JEFF AMY
December 3, 2021
ATLANTA (AP) -- The University of Georgia is asking regents to name two buildings for some of the university's earliest Black graduates. This week's proposal followed a decision by the University System of Georgia regents not to remove names of any people associated with slavery, segregation or the mistreatment of Native Americans from 75 buildings statewide.
November 1, 2021
KINGSLAND, Ga. (AP) -- A federal agency has yet again pushed back a final decision on whether to allow the construction of a launchpad for commercial rockets in coastal Georgia.The Federal Aviation Administration plans to release its decision on Spaceport Camden by Dec.
By SUDHIN THANAWALA
October 29, 2021
ATLANTA (AP) -- A large spider native to East Asia has spun its thick, golden web on power lines, porches and vegetable patches all over north Georgia this year -- a proliferation that has driven some unnerved homeowners indoors and prompted a flood of anxious social media posts.
By MIKE STOBBE
October 22, 2021
NEW YORK (AP) -- U.S. health officials may have solved the mystery of how four people in different states came down with a serious tropical disease, even though none had traveled internationally.The people -- from Georgia, Kansas, Minnesota and Texas -- may have been infected by an aromatherapy spray imported from India.