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  1. Mom runs over, kills son after losing control of truck while moving into homeTue, 21 Jun 2016 04:33:13 GMT
    Gwinnett County police are investigating an incident in which a woman ran over, killed her son after losing control of her truck in Snellville. A neighbor heard screaming and ran to her window late Sunday night in Snellville. More...
  2. Officials Break Ground on Centerville Senior CenterMon, 20 Jun 2016 18:14:09 GMT
    OFFICIALS BREAK GROUND ON CENTERVILLE SENIOR CENTER Gwinnett County officials gathered at the future site of the Centerville Senior Center on Tuesday for a groundbreaking ceremony. The new center will be built adjacent to the Centerville Community Center and Centerville Branch Library on Bethany Church Road in Snellville. More...
  3. Four teen boys arrested in Georgia after 'they sexually assaulted a ...Tue, 14 Jun 2016 18:10:15 GMT
    Four teen boys arrested in Georgia after 'they sexually assaulted a 16-year-old girl and shared a video of it around school' Boys are accused of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl near South Gwinnett High School on May 4 and filmed video of the incident The three other teens, - two 15-year-olds and one 16-year-old - were also arrested and charged with single counts of rape Police in Georgia arrested four teenage boys they believe sexually assaulted a 16-year-old girl near a school in May and filmed video of the horrific incident. Snellville police Chief Roy Whitehead told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution that video of the sexual assault was later 'transmitted around the school' in Gwinnett County. More...
  4. Attorney for KSU employees: Clients harassed after tips led to auditSat, 11 Jun 2016 04:32:30 GMT
    How does an employee move from accountant in Kennesaw State University's dining services division to opening envelops in the mailroom of the school's bookstore? Snellville attorney Mike Puglise, who plans to file lawsuits against the university on behalf of four KSU employees, says he knows how. More...
  5. Seattle drafts Mercer OF Lewis in first roundFri, 10 Jun 2016 01:30:18 GMT
    Looking to add an athletic outfielder to their mix, the Mariners tabbed Kyle Lewis of Mercer University with the 11th selection overall in Thursday's first round of the MLB Draft. The 20-year-old Lewis was Baseball America's College Player of the Year after hitting .395 with 70 runs, 20 homers and 72 RBIs with a .535 on-base percentage in his junior year at Mercer. More...
  6. Gwinnett County 16 Mins Ago Man uses sledgehammer to break into pharmacyThu, 09 Jun 2016 21:09:07 GMT
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  1. Timing is essential with regards to investing for your futureSun, 26 Jun 2016 03:17:08 EST
    By Tom Livsey, Topix National Banking Editor, Purchase low and offer high. In spite of the fact that past execution does not constitute future execution, history has demonstrated that the world money related markets have an approach to re-amending themselves after some time. Never put resources into the share trading system with assets you require one week from now! More...
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  2. Four Star General Bill Livsey Lead America For Years Today Is Gone To HeavenThu, 23 Jun 2016 17:03:58 EST
    By Twomucht, Topix National News Editor, In an attempt to show our country and the world's appreciation for direction and leadership, Mayor Tom Witts will place another medel to Four Star General William J. Livsey chest with a tile at the Veteran's Wall in Snellville, Ga.... More...
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  3. OFFICIALS BREAK GROUND ON CENTERVILLE SENIOR CENTERMon, 20 Jun 2016 16:46:36 EST
    (Lawrenceville, Ga., June 17, 2016) Gwinnett County officials gathered at the future site of the Centerville Senior Center on Tuesday for a groundbreaking ceremony. The new center will be built adjacent to the Centerville Community Center and Centerville Branch Library on Bethany Church Road in Snellville. More...
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  4. To Ode to DaddySun, 19 Jun 2016 23:29:37 EST
    By Tom Livsey, Ourtown National News Editor, If you are blessed enough during your life for someone to tell you that they loved you more than you love them, then you are truly blessed... More...
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  5. Here Comes Daddy Coming Up The DrivewaySun, 19 Jun 2016 10:09:35 EST
    By Tricia Bailey, Topix National News Editor, What happens when your father is no longer here to tell you...I am proud of who you have become. I will always love you. You will always be my little girl. I never got to know him this way. We all have memories of our dads, whether good or bad. Happy or sad. Just be thankful for he is your DAD! More...
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  6. I Broke Up With My Boyfriend and I Miss HimMon, 13 Jun 2016 21:40:13 EST
    by: Benjamin Hedley, I left my sweetheart, it was my choice. However after that I realized it had been a terrible mistake and that I would like him back again.What to do if that were your circumstances? To begin with you don't need to blame yourself and say" I split up with my sweetheart and I miss him". More...
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  7. Tips and Tricks to a Magical Disney Vacation!Mon, 13 Jun 2016 21:30:20 EST
    By Megan Biller, It all started when I was two years old. My parents brought me to the magical land of Disney World, and I was hooked. I've been there at least 15 times since that first trip, including my honeymoon!This year will be different, due to the events at an Orlando mass murder. Do not let terrorists change your family vacation plans this summer... More...
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  8. Bring Families to Dinner Once AgainSat, 11 Jun 2016 04:11:36 EST
    by: Anthony Valentine, The dinner table can be one of the best places to bring your family together. Eating a nice home cooked meal with your whole family is a wonderful experience, and can bring great discussion, or humor to everyone attending. My family has a wonderful pasta dinner every Sunday night. More...
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  1. In rain-soaked West Virginia, flood victim planning funeralsTue, 28 Jun 2016 12:42:13 -0400
    RAINELLE, W.Va. (AP) Like other business operators along Main Street in the West Virginia town of Rainelle, Pamela Wallace Arnold is slowly cleaning up from state's worst flooding in decades. As a funeral planner, she's also helping to bury the dead. More...
  2. Michelle Obama, daughters and mom promote girls' education in MoroccoTue, 28 Jun 2016 12:40:05 -0400
    By Aziz El Yaakoubi MARRAKESH, Morocco (Reuters) - U.S. first lady Michelle Obama, her mother and daughters Sasha and Malia were joined by Meryl Streep in Morocco's Marrakesh on Tuesday on a six-day tour to try to promote girls' education. More than a third of Morocco's population of 34 million is illiterate - one of the highest rates in North Africa, and the rate is higher for women at 41 percent, official data shows. "I am sitting here now as the U.S. first lady, talking to you, because of my education," Michelle Obama told a dozen girls from different towns. More...
  3. Special Report: Attacks on LGBT people rarely prosecuted as hate crimesTue, 28 Jun 2016 12:39:53 -0400
    By Ned Parker and Mimi Dwyer KANSAS CITY, Missouri (Reuters) - Dionte Greene, a 22-year-old black gay male, was looking for a hook-up. Im not interested in smoking weed with you, Travone, Greene wrote to the teeanger, Travone Shaw, in their first exchange. I just find you attractive and I want to have a sexual encounter with you. I aint gay, Shaw replied, according to court documents. More...
  4. NBCUniversal to provide record 6,755 hours from Rio OlympicsTue, 28 Jun 2016 12:36:05 -0400
    STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) NBCUniversal's TV and digital networks will show a record 6,755 hours of action during this summer's Rio Olympics. More...
  5. Cameron runs EU gauntlet after Brexit voteTue, 28 Jun 2016 12:35:42 -0400
    Impatient European leaders pressed a humiliated Prime Minister David Cameron on Tuesday to speed up Britain's divorce from the EU, warning that the UK cannot expect special treatment outside the bloc. US President Barack Obama warned however against "hysteria" as stock markets and the pound staged a tentative recovery after days of losses that saw sterling slump to a 31-year low. Cameron, at probably his last EU summit in Brussels before stepping down over the referendum result, is refusing to bow to pressure quickly to initiate proceedings to exit the EU. More...
  6. Top-ranked Jason Day skipping Rio Olympics because of ZikaTue, 28 Jun 2016 12:33:45 -0400
    AKRON, Ohio (AP) Jason Day pulled out of the Olympics on Tuesday because of the Zika virus, costing golf its No. 1 player as it returns from a century-long absence at the games. More...
  7. Republican-led panel accuses Clinton State Department of Benghazi lapsesTue, 28 Jun 2016 12:31:08 -0400
    By James Oliphant and David Morgan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Congressional Republicans on Tuesday accused the Obama administration and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton of failing to protect U.S. diplomats in the 2012 Benghazi, Libya, attack that killed four Americans. In an 800-page report that Democrats have derided as a political vendetta, Republicans also accused Clinton, now the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, and her staff of a "shameful" lack of response to congressional investigators looking into the tragedy and assailed Clinton's use of a private email server for official business. More...
  8. Senate Democrats block GOP's Zika funding billTue, 28 Jun 2016 12:30:17 -0400
    WASHINGTON (AP) Senate Democrats on Tuesday blocked a Republican proposal to provide $1.1 billion to fight the Zika virus, faulting the GOP for packing the measure with restrictions on Planned Parenthood money and changes to policies on pesticide spraying. More...
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U.S. Banking News
  1. The Indian government has to find someone soon to replace the head of the central bankTue, 28 Jun 2016 04:06:16 GMT
    Now comes the speculation about who will be the next Reserve Bank of India governor - and what the potential risks and implications of each are. The Times of India reports that the government has already down to four - a current deputy governor of the RBI, two former deputy governors, and the chair of the State Bank of India. More...
  2. People's United Financial headquarters, in Bridgeport, Conn. in June 2016.Tue, 28 Jun 2016 00:07:44 GMT
    Shares of People's United Financial dropped 8 percent Monday after the company announced plans to acquire Suffolk Bancorp for $402 million in stock, with the deal subject to regulator and shareholder approval. Founded in 1890, Riverhead, N.Y.-based Suffolk Bancorp has 28 branches and holds deposits of nearly $1.9 billion, 3.5 percent of all deposits in its home base of Suffolk County on Long Island and making it the ninth largest bank operating there. More...
  3. Some Deutsche Boerse investors seek better LSE merger terms post BrexitMon, 27 Jun 2016 20:06:55 GMT
    They have said the provisions cannot be altered and a decision by Britain to quit the EU would not alter the logic of the deal. However, one top 20 investor in Deutsche Boerse told Reuters the ownership ratio must be revised following a sharp fall in sterling and the 15 percent drop in the LSE's share price since the "Brexit" vote. More...
  4. BB&T Corp. (BBT) Cut to "Sell" at Zacks Investment ResearchMon, 27 Jun 2016 15:40:16 GMT
    According to Zacks, "Estimates have been persistently declining prior to BB&T's second-quarter 2016 earnings release, early next month. Further, the company's net interest margin is expected to decline in the coming quarters unless there is a significant improvement in interest rates. More...
  5. Bangladesh c. bank ends FireEye investigation into cyber heistMon, 27 Jun 2016 11:03:04 GMT
    Commuters pass by the front of the Bangladesh central bank building in Dhaka March 8, 2016. To match Exclusive CYBER-HEIST/BANGLADESH Bangladesh's central bank has ended a contract with U.S. cyber security firm FireEye to investigate February's online theft of $81 million, turning down a proposal to extend the agreement, a senior official said on Monday. More...
  6. A Slice of Qihoo's $9.3 Billion Buyout for Sale on China Streets 2 hours agoMon, 27 Jun 2016 06:28:45 GMT
    On the streets of China's eastern city of Hangzhou, a fluorescent board like those used to peddle sandwiches in a cafe is offering a piece of China's biggest leveraged buyout. With the lure of 500 percent returns, wealth managers including Overseas Chinese Fund and Jinlu Financial Advisors are selling investments linked to Qihoo 360 Technology Co.' More...
  7. Julie Jason: Can student-loan debt be forgiven due to disability?Mon, 27 Jun 2016 01:56:42 GMT
    I received a letter from a reader in his early 70s who had about $30,000 of outstanding student loans. This reader, whom I'll call "Jeff," described himself as "a little older than the typical college loan holder." More...
  8. The surprising amount parents pay towards their child's university degreeSun, 26 Jun 2016 21:29:30 GMT
    Louisa Wilson's parents are among the more generous - supporting her to the tune of $20,000 a year through uni. Elizabeth Denney-Wilson and her husband were shocked when they sat down and worked out the cost of supporting their daughter Louisa through her bachelor's degree at Macquarie University. More...
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  1. Authorities investigate inmate's death at S. Carolina prisonTue, 28 Jun 2016 16:23:22 GMT
    Authorities are investigating violence at a maximum-security South Carolina prison that left one inmate dead and another hospitalized. More...
  2. Connecticut woman brutally attacked by dogs outside home diesTue, 28 Jun 2016 16:22:00 GMT
    A 53-year-old woman in Connecticut has died one week after two dogs viciously attacked her outside a home, officials confirmed Monday. More...
  3. Inmate who fled jail gets life but says he didn't kill womanTue, 28 Jun 2016 16:21:31 GMT
    A Pennsylvania inmate convicted of escaping from jail and killing an acquaintance while on the run has been sentenced to life in prison. More...
  4. Pulse had twice exits needed; 1 inoperable weeks beforeTue, 28 Jun 2016 16:20:05 GMT
    One of the exits at the Pulse nightclub was inoperable weeks before the massacre of 49 patrons by a gunman on June 12, but the gay nightclub had twice the number of exits needed to accommodate its maximum occupancy of 300 patrons, according to emails and texts released Tuesday by the Orlando Fire Department. More...
  5. Comparison of congressional reports on 2012 Benghazi attackTue, 28 Jun 2016 16:16:54 GMT
    A comparison of key findings in investigations into the 2012 attacks on the U.S. diplomatic post in Benghazi, Libya that killed U.S. ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans: PREVENTING THE ATTACKS: House Benghazi Committee Republicans, June 28, 2016: Faults the Obama administration for loose security at the post. More...
  6. 4 Time Killers You Need to EliminateTue, 28 Jun 2016 16:15:00 GMT
    Identifying what drains your time for the least results is the first step to developing alternatives. More...
  7. 4 Tips for Keeping that New HireTue, 28 Jun 2016 16:00:00 GMT
    Hiring is a huge financial investment. Make sure you protect it. More...
  8. The Latest: Pulse had twice exits needed; 1 inoperableTue, 28 Jun 2016 15:55:54 GMT
    The Latest on the mass shooting at a gay Orlando nightclub that left 49 people dead (all times local): 11:30 a.m. More...
  9. Freight trains collide in Texas triggering massive explosionTue, 28 Jun 2016 15:54:00 GMT
    A fiery head-on collision between two freight trains Tuesday morning sent Texas emergency crews racing to determine if there were any injuries and the extent of the damage. More...
  1. Underdog Marcus Willis to Face Roger Federer After Stunning Wimbledon Win, Credits Girlfriend for Convincing Him Not to QuitTue, 28 Jun 2016 12:40:00 EDT
    Roger Federer says Marcus Willis' tennis journey is "one of the best stories in a long time in our sport" More...
  2. Johnny Depp Gives First Public Interview Since Amber Heard Divorce ExplodesTue, 28 Jun 2016 12:20:00 EDT
    Johnny Depp appeared on the Jonesy's Jukebox radio show alongside his Hollywood Vampires bandmates More...
  3. Steve Harvey's Daughter Shows Off Her New Nursery See the Photos!Tue, 28 Jun 2016 12:20:00 EDT
    Sometimes life throws you a curveball, as newlyweds Karli Harvey and Ben Raymond discovered when they learned they were expecting. More...
  4. Sarah Hyland Has No Problem Picking a Favorite Candie's Girl (but She Admits She's Biased)Tue, 28 Jun 2016 12:15:00 EDT
    The actress is taking on a brand new role for the shoe brand More...
  5. Before Fatally Shooting Her Two Daughters, Texas Mom Said to Husband, 'This is About Punishing You,' Says Family FriendTue, 28 Jun 2016 12:10:00 EDT
    Family argument, desire to 'punish' husband led to shooting, says friend who spoke to victims' dad More...
  6. Dave Franco and Emma Roberts Strip Down for a Game of Truth or Dare in Exclusive Nerve ClipTue, 28 Jun 2016 12:00:00 EDT
    In this exclusive Nerve clip, Ian (Dave Franco) and Vee (Emma Roberts) step inside an online game manipulated by a community of "watchers" More...
  7. The Best Beauty Tools and Gadgets to Primp You from Head to ToeTue, 28 Jun 2016 12:00:00 EDT
    These innovative yet easy-to-use gadgets will do everything from touching up roots to banishing crows' feet More...
  8. Zoe McLellan Says She Got Pregnant 'the First Time' She Had Sex with Her ExTue, 28 Jun 2016 11:55:00 EDT
    "For me, [getting pregnant] was a little bit too easy," the NCIS: New Orleans star says More...
  9. Prince Harry Continues Princess Diana's Legacy to End HIV: 'He Wants to Expand His Knowledge of Challenges Around the World'Tue, 28 Jun 2016 11:55:00 EDT
    Prince Harry is talking a bold step in his efforts to continue his late mother's legacy in the fight to end HIV and AIDS More...
  10. You Want Fries with That, Jon Snow? Kit Harington Brawled at McDonald's Before His Game of Thrones AuditionTue, 28 Jun 2016 11:55:00 EDT
    "I called him up for a fight, which I'd never done before ... and I got battered," Harington reveals More...
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  1. Underdog Marcus Willis to Face Roger Federer After Stunning Wimbledon Win, Credits Girlfriend for Convincing Him Not to QuitTue, 28 Jun 2016 12:40:00 EDT
    Roger Federer says Marcus Willis' tennis journey is "one of the best stories in a long time in our sport" More...
  2. Johnny Depp Gives First Public Interview Since Amber Heard Divorce ExplodesTue, 28 Jun 2016 12:20:00 EDT
    Johnny Depp appeared on the Jonesy's Jukebox radio show alongside his Hollywood Vampires bandmates More...
  3. Steve Harvey's Daughter Shows Off Her New Nursery See the Photos!Tue, 28 Jun 2016 12:20:00 EDT
    Sometimes life throws you a curveball, as newlyweds Karli Harvey and Ben Raymond discovered when they learned they were expecting. More...
  4. Sarah Hyland Has No Problem Picking a Favorite Candie's Girl (but She Admits She's Biased)Tue, 28 Jun 2016 12:15:00 EDT
    The actress is taking on a brand new role for the shoe brand More...
  5. Before Fatally Shooting Her Two Daughters, Texas Mom Said to Husband, 'This is About Punishing You,' Says Family FriendTue, 28 Jun 2016 12:10:00 EDT
    Family argument, desire to 'punish' husband led to shooting, says friend who spoke to victims' dad More...
  6. Dave Franco and Emma Roberts Strip Down for a Game of Truth or Dare in Exclusive Nerve ClipTue, 28 Jun 2016 12:00:00 EDT
    In this exclusive Nerve clip, Ian (Dave Franco) and Vee (Emma Roberts) step inside an online game manipulated by a community of "watchers" More...
  7. The Best Beauty Tools and Gadgets to Primp You from Head to ToeTue, 28 Jun 2016 12:00:00 EDT
    These innovative yet easy-to-use gadgets will do everything from touching up roots to banishing crows' feet More...
  8. Zoe McLellan Says She Got Pregnant 'the First Time' She Had Sex with Her ExTue, 28 Jun 2016 11:55:00 EDT
    "For me, [getting pregnant] was a little bit too easy," the NCIS: New Orleans star says More...
  9. Prince Harry Continues Princess Diana's Legacy to End HIV: 'He Wants to Expand His Knowledge of Challenges Around the World'Tue, 28 Jun 2016 11:55:00 EDT
    Prince Harry is talking a bold step in his efforts to continue his late mother's legacy in the fight to end HIV and AIDS More...
  10. You Want Fries with That, Jon Snow? Kit Harington Brawled at McDonald's Before His Game of Thrones AuditionTue, 28 Jun 2016 11:55:00 EDT
    "I called him up for a fight, which I'd never done before ... and I got battered," Harington reveals More...
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  1. Brexit: EU leaders to meet over UK withdrawalTue, 28 Jun 2016 06:43:52 GMT
    British Prime Minister David Cameron will face European Union leaders Tuesday as the bloc meets to discuss the UK's potentially convoluted and messy divorce from the European Union. The EU parliament will open an extraordinary plenary session of its Conference of Presidents in what will be the first official steps to extricate the UK from its 42-year association with the bloc. More...
  2. Charles' household awaits impact of Brexit vote on official dutiesTue, 28 Jun 2016 02:49:54 GMT
    There is speculation Charles could be pressed into action by a future government to make foreign trips in support of new UK trade agreements The Prince of Wales' household is waiting to see what impact the UK's decision to leave the European Union will have on the official work of the heir to the throne, a royal source has said. With members of the Royal Family regularly undertaking official overseas visits in support of UK interests, there is speculation Charles could be pressed into action by a future government to make foreign trips in support of new UK trade agreements. More...
  3. More than 40 killed in Yemen suicide attacksMon, 27 Jun 2016 22:45:00 GMT
    At least 42 people, mostly soldiers and one child, were killed when attackers launched four suicide car bombings at security targets in a major Yemeni city, two senior government officials told CNN. At least 30 people were injured -- all security officers except for five civilians, according to the two officials, both of whom are in the provincial governor's office. More...
  4. Dozens of homes burned, looted in Iraqi city freed from ISMon, 27 Jun 2016 18:32:18 GMT
    " Iraqi officials say dozens of homes have been burned and looted in the city of Fallujah, which was recently taken back from the Islamic State group. Lt. Gen. More...
  5. David Cameron: We will not tolerate intolerance against EU nationalsMon, 27 Jun 2016 13:42:03 GMT
    David Cameron has condemned incidents of abuse and hatred directed at migrants in the wake of last week's referendum vote to leave the EU. The Prime Minister told a special meeting of Cabinet in 10 Downing Street that his Government will not "tolerate intolerance" against nationals of other EU states, who he said on Friday would face "no immediate change" to their rights to reside in the UK. More...