Georgia is a state located in the southeastern region of the United States. Georgia is the 24th largest in area and 8th-most populous of the 50 United States. Georgia is bordered to the north by Tennessee and North Carolina, to the northeast by South Carolina, to the southeast by the Atlantic Ocean, to the south by Florida, and to the west by Alabama. The state's nicknames include the Peach State and the Empire State of the South. Atlanta, a "beta(+)" global city, is both the state's capital and largest city. The Atlanta metropolitan area, with an estimated population of 5,949,951 in 2018, is the 9th most populous metropolitan area in the United States and contains about 60% of the entire state population.
The killing of the three teenagers, one of whom is said to have opened fire on three people in a Conyers, Ga., front yard, could represent a “Stand Your Ground” case if charges are filed. NYTimes.com - Published
Fifth-year senior J.R. Reed has developed into the leader of the secondary at No. 3 Georgia, following in the footsteps of his famous father, former NFL receiver Jake Reed. (Sept. 17)
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Video shot late Sunday night shows a Coast Guard helicopter aircrew hoisting crewmembers from the stricken cargo vessel, Golden Ray as it listed in waters off the Georgia coast. Rough cut (no reporter..
Lieutenant Lloyd Heflin of the U.S. Coast Guard confirms rescue operations are under way after the Golden Ray cargo ship flipped on its side in St. Simon's Sound off Georgia early Sunday morning. Rough..
Aerial footage over the Bahamas on Wednesday showed the full devastation left behind by Hurricane Dorian, a day after the most powerful hurricane on record ever to hit the country mauled the islands of..
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Walmart's first standalone primary care clinic will be piloted in Dallas, Georgia. Dubbed Walmart Health, it will be housed in a building next to Walmart's retail store. According to Business Insider,..
Hurricane Dorian barreled northwest on Saturday threatening Georgia and the Carolinas. The Bahamas braced for catastrophic waves and wind from the powerful category 4 storm. Forecasters say Florida may..
President Donald Trump canceled a visit to Poland as Florida braces for Hurricane Dorian, which is forecast to make landfall on the Atlantic coast Monday as a dangerous Category 4 storm. Freddie Joyner..
Police discovered Casei Jones' body in a van after her husband was involved in a traffic crash in Georgia. He then led authorities to the site where the four other victims’ remains were located.
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The University of Georgia's school colors are black and red. But over the weekend, when Georgia hosted Arkansas State, fans wore pink. As Jim Axelrod explains, it meant the world to the visiting team's.. CBS News - Published
Months after joining the gay-friendly Hotlanta Softball League, Gerald Bostock was out of a job in a Georgia county government office and was convinced he had become the victim of workplace.. Reuters - Published
Two Senate seats will be up for grabs in Georgia in 2020, and Mr. Ossoff, who narrowly lost a congressional race two years ago, is the highest-profile Democrat to enter the ring so far. NYTimes.com - Published
Four crew members rescued from inside a capsized cargo ship off Georgia are said to be in good condition. The last of those South Korean sailors was pulled to safety Monday. He had been trapped in the.. CBS News - Published
The entire crew of a capsized freighter is safe after a day of dramatic rescues. Also, Congressional Democrats urge the president to take action on gun control. All that and all that matters in today's.. CBS News - Published
Coast Guard rescuers pulled four trapped crew members from a capsized cargo ship Monday, finding them alive more than a day after the vessel overturned while leaving a port on the Georgia coast. (Sept... USATODAY.com - Published
A rescue operation was unfolding off the coast of Georgia on Monday. Four men were found alive, trapped inside the belly of a massive cargo ship that flipped on its side and caught fire. Meg Oliver has.. CBS News - Published Also reported by •USATODAY.com
Rescue workers on Monday were planning to extract four missing crew members from a South Korean cargo vessel carrying about 4,000 cars to the Middle East that turned on its side off the coast of.. Reuters - Published
The U.S. Coast Guard says they have made contact with four crew members missing from an overturned cargo ship off Georgia's coast. The ship capsized with 24 people on board. Meg Oliver joined CBSN with.. CBS News - Published
A cargo ship capsized and caught fire off the coast of Georgia on Sunday in St. Simons Sound. Twenty people have been rescued so far, but several remain missing. Meg Oliver reports on the rescue.. CBS News - Published Also reported by •USATODAY.com
Here's the latest for Monday September 9th: Trump calls off Taliban talks; Bahamas hurricane death toll climbs; Cargo ship on its side off Georgia; Republican Mark Sanford running for president.
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The US Coast Guard says searchers are scouring waters off Georgia for four missing crew members of a cargo ship that overturned near a port during a fire onboard the vessel. It said Sunday that 20.. USATODAY.com - Published
A South Korean cargo vessel carrying 4,000 cars bound for the Middle East listed heavily on Sunday off the coast of the southern U.S. state of Georgia, an official of operator Hyundai Glovis said. Reuters - Published
Hurricane Dorian, back to a Category 3 storm, raked the Southeast U.S. seaboard late Wednesday, threatening to inundate coasts from Georgia to Virginia with a dangerous storm surge. Strong wind and.. USATODAY.com - Published
Democrats are trying to flip both U.S. Senate seats in Georgia next year. Greg Bluestein, a political reporter for the Atlanta Journal Constitution, joins "Red and Blue" to discuss how the state is.. CBS News - Published
On Tybee Island, Georgia, the wind and rain has already picked up, as Hurricane Dorian approaches. The biggest concern for that part of Georgia is the potential storm surge. Mola Lenghi reports from.. CBS News - Published
Georgia's Governor Brian P. Kemp and Acting FEMA Administrator Pete Gaynor hold a news conference in Atlanta Wednesday, in preparation of approaching Hurricane Dorian to the state and warn of high.. USATODAY.com - Published
Mandatory evacuations are in place for some residents in eight counties along Florida's east coast. Dorian is projected to bring dangerous conditions to Georgia and South Carolina next. CBS News.. CBS News - Published
Kinder Morgan Inc has halted the startup process of its liquefaction facility at Elba Island near Savannah, Georgia, following mandatory evacuation orders as Hurricane Dorian approached, Chief.. Reuters - Published