A coroner says an 83-year-old Georgia woman who was badly burned and critically injured during an attempted robbery has died.
A Connecticut man who spent 48 years on the lam after escaping from prison is expected to fight an attempt to return him to Georgia.
The FBI has decided not to pursue hate crime charges against a Georgia man found guilty of throwing scalding water on a sleeping gay couple.
Atlanta police investigating a woman's report that she was sexually assaulted by an Uber driver say they now believe the suspect posed as an Uber driver to lure her into his car.
Police near Georgia's coast are investigating the thefts of 70 Confederate flags from the graves of soldiers who fought in the American Civil War.
Authorities say a Georgia man has been arrested after he fired at gun at a suburban Atlanta police officer during a traffic stop.
Police say a woman has been arrested after pepper-spraying a crowd of students at a high school in Atlanta.
Police say that when a driver turned on his police-style blue flashing lights to get another car out of his way, he chose poorly: The other motorist was a real officer.
The message from the U.S. Education Department to schools has been to work toward positive school climates and less punitive approaches to school discipline.
The Latest on the trial of a man accused of pouring boiled water on a sleeping gay couple (all times local): 11:15 a.m.