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B.J. Williams

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Recent Articles by B.J. Williams

  • Stocks rise as Black Friday shopping push unfolds
    Retailers led stocks higher in holiday-shortened trading Friday, putting the market on track for another strong month.
  • Early opening draws Black Friday crowds to local malls
    While there might have been some protests about retailers opening their stores on Thanksgiving night for an early start to the holiday shopping season, shoppers ignored the naysayers and showed up anyway to search for big bargains.
  • Ga. high court reinstates many death sentences
    In the last five years, the Georgia Supreme Court has considered eight cases where lower courts threw out a death sentence handed down by a trial jury.
  • Americans kick off 2-day holiday shopping marathon
    Holiday shopping this year is a marathon, not a sprint.
  • Ga. man shoots, kills roving Alzheimer's patient
    In a case that could renew the debate over stand-your-ground laws, authorities in northwest Georgia say one man shot and killed another after the shooter felt threatened by a 72-year-old who turned out to be a wandering Alzheimer's patient.
  • Ga. high court reinstates many death sentences
    In the last five years, the Georgia Supreme Court has considered eight cases where lower courts threw out a death sentence handed down by a trial jury.
  • Balloons, spirits soar at NYC Thanksgiving parade
    The big balloons soared along with the crowd's spirits Thursday as the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade made its way through the streets of New York City.
  • NE Georgia's unemployment rate rises to 7-percent in October
    The Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday that the unemployment rate in the Northeast Georgia region increased to 7.0 percent in October, up two-tenths of a percentage point from 6.8 percent in September. The rate was 7.8 percent in October a year ago.
  • Teen dies in Gwinnett dirt bike crash
    Police say a 15-year-old boy died after falling from his dirt bike in Gwinnett County.
  • UGA to erase Social Security data in some records
    The University of Georgia intends to erase Social Security numbers from millions of computer records in a move aimed at protecting the personal information of employees.
  • Fire officials issue annual warning about danger of cooking fires
    You may not think of your kitchen as a dangerous place, but Hall County Fire Marshal Scott Cagle said cooking fires are a big problem locally and across the state - and he said those types of fires tend to spike during Thanksgiving.
  • SC, Ga pecan crop hit by rains; harvest not up to par
    If you haven't gotten pecans for the holidays, you had best get cracking.
  • Cobb commissioners approve plan for Braves stadium
    Cobb County commissioners took a big step toward building a new $672 million stadium for the Atlanta Braves Tuesday night.
  • Suspended Ga. lawmaker to go to trial next month
    A trial date has been set for a suspended Georgia state lawmaker accused of illegally claiming state pay.
  • Hall deputies seek funds for Christmas bicycle program
    For the last several years the Hall County Sheriff's Office has purchased bicycles for low-income children in the area, but this year donations are lagging.
  • Storm to threaten holiday travel, moving east
    A winter storm system that hit parts of Arkansas, Oklahoma and Texas swept toward the densely populated East Coast on Tuesday, threatening to disrupt the plans of travelers ahead of the long Thanksgiving holiday weekend.
  • Report: Newtown shooter obsessed with Columbine
    A report on the Newtown school shooting says that the gunman had an obsession with mass murders but that investigators did not discover any evidence he had indicated to others an intention to carry out such a crime.
  • Police search for gunman at locked-down Yale
    An anonymous caller warned authorities Monday that his roommate was on his way to Yale University to shoot people, leading officials to lock down the Ivy League campus as police searched for a gunman.
  • Company plans call center for Gwinnett Co.
    A new call center in the Gwinnett Place area could generate hundreds of jobs specifically for veterans.
  • Wal-Mart CEO steps down; McMillon is successor
    Wal-Mart Stores CEO and President Mike Duke plans to step down Feb. 1. The company says Doug McMillon, head of international operations, will succeed him.
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