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MSN Money Calls Georgia Infrastructure ‘2nd Best in the Nation’

Georgia’s transportation infrastructure ranks second best in the nation among U.S. states, according to a report published by MSN Money.  

Child Shot in Stomach After 2 Played with Loaded Gun

The incident comes just a week after another incident in Georgia where a 4-year-old accidentally shot and killed his 6-year-old sister in Paulding county.

2 Murder Convictions Upheld by State Supreme Court

The highest court in Georgia has upheld the convictions of two Georgia men following recent court challenges.

Georgia officer arrested after SWAT standoff

Gray was arrested for first degree burglary after a five hour standoff.

Annual Number of Dog Attacks on Postal Workers Declines Again

The number of postal employees attacked by dogs nationwide fell to 5,714 in 2018 — more than 500 fewer than in 2017 and more than 1,000 fewer since 2016.

Georgia Inmate Charged With Conspiracy to Commit Wire Fraud for His Role in Grand...

The Georgia inmate was charged for his role in perpetrating a grand jury fraud scam and victimizing a resident of the Eastern District of Louisiana.

Georgia AG Sets Execution Date for Scotty Garnell Morrow

Georgia's attorney general has set an execution date for a convicted murderer.

3 Pharmaceutical Companies Agree to Pay Over $122 Million to Resolve Allegations of Kickbacks...

The 3 companies have agreed to pay $122.6 million to resolve allegations that they each violated the False Claims Act by illegally paying the Medicare or Civilian Health and Medical Program (ChampVA) copays for their own products

March Net Tax Revenues Up 7% in Georgia

Individual Income Tax: Individual Income Tax collections totaled almost $774 million, for an increase of $64.1 million, or 9 percent, compared to last year when Income Tax collections totaled $709.8 million.

Georgia Department of Transportation Awarded $2.5 million Federal Grant for Connected Vehicle Technology

This project will outfit all interstate ramps and signalized intersections on major roads in the region with proper vehicle-to-infrastructure technologies to communicate with private, fleet and transit vehicles. GDOT also plans to develop an information-sharing portal where traffic management partners and private sector collaborators such as app developers, automobile manufacturers and other partners can access and utilize real-time data to improve the effectiveness of their products and services.