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Georgia Woman Brandi Yakeima Lasiter Claims She Lied About Infecting People With HIV

Brandi Yakeima Lasiter quickly went viral after she had claimed to have knowingly infected multiple partners with HIV. After the police got involved, the Georgia woman revealed she lied on the video and is HIV negative.

Public Health August 11, 2019

Salmonella Outbreak From Caterer Sickens 70 People And Hospitalizes 4 In Newton County, Georgia

At least 70 people in Newton County, Georgia received medical treatment following a salmonella outbreak. Officials believe that a local catering company caused the outbreak.

Public Health May 19, 2018

Jimmy Carter Announces Sudden Death Of Grandson At Sunday School

Jimmy Carter announced Sunday morning the unexpected death of his 28-year-old grandson Jeremy. The somber news broke two weeks after the former president said he had won the battle over cancer.

Society December 21, 2015

Georgia Tourist May Be Second Case Of Plague In Yosemite

A tourist from Georgia who visited Yosemite National Park could be the second case of human plague following the case of a girl from Los Angeles who was diagnosed with the disease after staying at Yosemite's Crane Flat Campground.

Life August 19, 2015

Mysterious Fireball Seen Over Georgia: Meteor, UFO, Or Space Junk?

A bright light seen streaking over Georgia on Monday was speculated as a UFO, meteorite and space junk. NASA finally confirmed what this bright and colorful object is.

Space June 30, 2015

Georgia Governor Signs Bill Legalizing Medical Marijuana In The State

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has enacted a law allowing the use of medical marijuana in the state. This makes Georgia the 36th state to recognize the medicinal effects of marijuana extracts to treat illnesses.

Life April 17, 2015

Mercedes-Benz USA to Move Headquarters from New Jersey to Georgia. Here's Why

Mercedes Benz USA is moving its headquarters from Montvale, New Jersey to Atlanta, Georgia, joining other big companies that have shut down operations in the state and have moved jobs to other location.

Business January 7, 2015

Parents may be liable for Facebook posts of kids, says court

According to a ruling by the Georgia Court of Appeals, parents may be held liable for the activities carried out online by their children. The decision was made on a case involving a boy who created a fake Facebook account to defame a girl.

Internet October 17, 2014

Georgia teens create 'Five-O' app to rate cops

Think teenagers don’t care about issues today? These siblings from Georgia will prove you wrong with Five-O, an app designed to rate cops.

Apps/Software August 20, 2014

Georgia Bulldogs' Chris Conley is a sith lord in his Star Wars fan-film 'Retribution'

The Force is strong with this Star Wars fan-film, written and directed by Georgia Bulldogs' wide-receiver Chris Conley.

Movies/TV Shows July 8, 2014

Wildlife experts rescue endangered right whale from 280 feet of fishing line

A right whale, caught in 300 feet of commercial fishing rope has been freed of its burden - mostly. But, what's next for the four-year-old marine mammal?

Animals February 24, 2014

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