Georgia

Rare sea turtles smash nesting records in Georgia, Carolinas

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Rare sea turtles are smashing nesting records this summer on beaches in the Southeast, with scientists crediting the egg-laying boom to conservation measures that began...Read more

WATCH: People scramble to pick up money spilled on Georgia highway

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An armored vehicle spilled between $100,000 and $175,000 in cash onto the highway after the door blew open. Read more

Georgia man at execution: 'I ain't never took a life'

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A Georgia inmate convicted of the 1996 shotgun slaying of a man who had agreed to give him and another man a ride outside a Walmart store maintained his innocence before...Read more


Georgia woman fatally bit by rattlesnake while gardening

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A Georgia woman who was bitten by a rattlesnake while gardening has died.Read more

Newborn baby found inside of plastic bag in Georgia woods

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Officers rushed the baby to the hospital and she is now listed in good condition.Read more

150 headstones for veterans found in Georgia

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About 150 headstones of veterans have been discovered at an abandoned funeral home in Georgia.Read more

AMC to rethink Georgia filming if abortion law takes effect

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The network behind a show that's become part of Georgia's pop-culture fiber says it will "reevaluate" its activity in the state if a new abortion law goes into effect.Read more

Georgia police K9 dies chasing suspect in 90-degree weather

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A police K9 in Georgia suddenly fell ill while chasing a suspect and died.Read more

3 Georgia brothers each record 12 years of perfect school attendance

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Three students, 36 years of perfect attendance.Read more


Retiring custodian gets sendoff for a king

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After a 12-year career as a school custodian in Georgia, John Lockett got the sendoff of a lifetime.Read more

3 production companies boycott Georgia after abortion ban

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Executives from three production companies say they won’t film in Georgia because of the state’s “heartbeat” abortion ban.Read more