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Kerry: Some NSA Surveillance Reached 'Too Far'

9:17 AM, Nov 1, 2013

Some NSA activities have been happening on "automatic pilot" without Obama administration officials knowing.

Memos: 6 Enrolled First Day of Health Site

7:56 AM, Nov 1, 2013

Memo says 248 enrolled by Day 2 on Healthcare.gov

Democratic Senatorial Hopeful 'Dr. Rad' Visits Macon

6:16 PM, Oct 30, 2013

In just over a year, Georgia voters head to the polls to select a United States senator to replace Saxby Chambliss, who isn't seeking re-election.

Mitt Romney Rips 'Obamacare'

3:38 PM, Oct 30, 2013

President Obama may praise Mitt Romney's health care plan in Massachusetts on Wednesday, but Romney is not returning the favor when it comes to Obamacare nationally.

Congress to Begin Talks on Food Stamps, Farm Aid

11:46 AM, Oct 30, 2013

House and Senate negotiators are set to begin crafting a compromise farm bill, including cuts to the food stamp program.

IRS Hamstrung on Collecting Health Law Penalties

9:29 AM, Oct 30, 2013

For those who aren't owed a refund, agency's options are limited.

Obama, GOP Joust Over Affordable Care Act

7:51 AM, Oct 30, 2013

President Obama is criticized for repeatedly promising Americans could keep their insurance.

Health Chief Faces Questioning Today

7:48 AM, Oct 30, 2013

Calls for Kathleen Sebelius to quit HHS post have grown louder.

Should Congress Yield Control of the Debt Limit?

5:18 PM, Oct 29, 2013

In the wake of the latest confrontation that pushed the nation to the brink of financial default, lawmakers are posing a management question: Can we continue to trust Congress with raising the nation's debt ceiling?

Reid: No Budget Deal Without New Revenues

4:56 PM, Oct 29, 2013

President Barack Obama's top ally on Capitol Hill says he won't support any attempt this year to ease across-the-board spending cuts hitting the Pentagon and domestic agencies if it fails to include new revenues.

Mayoral Candidate Folse Fined for Violating Cat Laws

2:17 PM, Oct 29, 2013

A Warner Robins municipal court judge found Eva Folse guilty after a four-and-half hour hearing held on Tuesday -- National Cat Day.

Senate Democrats Back Automatic Debt Limit Hikes

10:44 AM, Oct 29, 2013

Democrats controlling the Senate want to avoid future showdowns over the so-called debt ceiling. They are proposing to give the president authority to authorize additional federal borrowing unless Congress can muster veto-proof margins to block him.

Report: White House Knew Plans Would be Canceled

9:57 AM, Oct 29, 2013

Up to 75 percent of those with individual insurance could have policies canceled, experts say.

Amid Ally Tension, U.S. Reviews Its Spy Policies

8:03 AM, Oct 28, 2013

Administration officials declined to comment on a Wall Street Journal report that Obama did not know about National Security Agency monitoring of 35 world leaders.

Here's a Tax Increase Republican Lawmakers Support

9:22 AM, Oct 27, 2013

Republicans in Congress don't usually fight for tax increases, especially one that's part of President Barack Obama's health care law.

Obama Plots New Budget Talks With Republicans

7:14 PM, Oct 25, 2013

President Obama began laying out his strategy for new budget talks Friday, saying that efforts to cut the budget should not short-change essential programs like education.

Sebelius Promises Fixes to Health Care Website

8:17 AM, Oct 25, 2013

She shrugs off calls for resignation.

Karen Handel Discusses Jobs, Health Care

6:13 PM, Oct 24, 2013

Karen Handel took a break from jobs talk to address several issues with Randall Savage, including the Affordable Care Act.

Democrats Now Want 'Obamacare' Delayed

2:45 PM, Oct 24, 2013

A growing number of the president's allies are worried about political fallout from glitches in the administration's health insurance website.

Obama: Get Immigration Bill Done This Year

12:00 PM, Oct 24, 2013

With the partial government shutdown in the past, President Obama renewed his call Thursday for an immigration bill.

Obama's Team to Clarify Health Care Penalties

9:52 AM, Oct 24, 2013

Simply put: People who wait until the end of the initial enrollment period - March 31 - will not be penalized.

John Boehner Hopeful of Immigration Action This Year

3:11 PM, Oct 23, 2013

Speaker John Boehner says he's hopeful the House can act this year on immigration legislation as Republicans privately discuss possible steps to change the current system.

Sister of 12-Year-Old Kathleen Homicide Victim Arrested in Columbus

Carmen Collins, 17, was arrested in Columbus late Wednesday and charged with murder and arson in the Kathleen house fire where her 12-year-old sister, India, was found dead.

9:53 PM, Jul 5, 2012

Pulaski County Deaths Investigated As Murder-Suicide

The county coroner said investigators aren't sure if the deaths are a murder-suicide or a double homicide.

10:21 AM, Jul 9, 2013

Catching Up with the "Dukes of Hazzard" Cast

Loyal "Dukes of Hazzard" fans stood in line for hours for a chance to meet their favorite characters at the cast's reunion in Byron.

7:53 AM, Mar 11, 2013

Medical Center NICU Celebrates 40th Anniversary

The Medical Center of Central Georgia celebrated the 40th anniversary of its Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Wednesday.

12:24 AM, Nov 7, 2013

Hayiya Dance Theatre Show This Weekend

On Saturday, May 14 the Hayiya Dance Theatre will hold their spring performance at Wesleyan College inside the Porter Auditorium. The performance begins at 6 p.m.

7:19 AM, May 10, 2011

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The Android app has arrived and our iPhone app is still available.

3:08 PM, Jan 23, 2013

Motorcyclist Killed, Truck Driver Charged in Crash

Authorities have charged a pickup truck driver with misdemeanor vehicular homicide in a crash that killed a 19-year-old motorcycle rider in metro Atlanta.

4:14 PM, Jul 27, 2013

American Legion, VFW Posts Struggle

Nationally, the number of VFW posts declined from 8,374 in 2007 to 7,915 as of June, spokesman Jerry Newberry says. The American Legion has 14,150 posts, down from 14,260 two years ago, spokesman John Raughter says.

6:49 AM, Nov 11, 2009

Man Drives Atlanta Ambulance as EMTs Treat Friend

Atlanta police say a man got behind the wheel of an ambulance as emergency medical technicians took care of his drunken friend in the back.

3:15 PM, Dec 3, 2011

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