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FDLE Arrests Havana Police Officer for Perjury

Posted: 11:26 PM - The Florida Department of Law Enforcement Tallahassee Regional Operations Center arrested Shaun Denard Pye, 41, yesterday, of Tallahassee, Fla., on one count of perjury in official proceeding.

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Don't Drive Drowsy

Updated: 6:48 PM - Drowsy driving can have fatal consequences. That's why family members of a local 8-year-old girl killed in a crash are reminding motorists about "Drowsy Driving Week."
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Labor Day Travel Plans

Updated: 6:15 PM - According to travel company AAA this Labor Day weekend could set records when it comes to people hitting the roads.
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GDOT Suspends Construction Lane Closures for Labor Day Weekend

Posted: 4:13 PM - The Georgia Department of Transportation is suspending construction-related lane closures from noon Friday through 5 a.m. the following Tuesday on interstates and other major state routes that access holiday and tourist attractions.

Da Vinci Robot On Display At SGMC

Updated: 6:06 PM - A da Vinci® Robot was on display at South Georgia Medical Center on Friday, August 29 from 11am to 2pm for the public to see and take part in simulations.
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  • Families of Russian troops in Ukraine want answers
    MOSCOW (AP) -- The last time Valeria Sokolova saw her husband, the 25-year-old paratrooper told her that he and his fellow soldiers were heading for military exercises in southern Russia, near the Ukrainian border....
  • At heart of Syria fears, extremists returning home
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- The case of Mehdi Nemmouche haunts U.S. intelligence officials....
  • Building coalition for Syria action no easy matter
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama's acknowledgement the U.S. still lacks a strategy for defeating the growing extremist threat emanating from Syria reflects a still unformed international coalition....
  • Judge finds Texas abortion rules unconstitutional
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Tough new Texas abortion restrictions are on hold after a federal judge found Republican-led efforts to hold abortion clinics to hospital-level operating standards unconstitutional in a ruling that spares more than a dozen clinics from imminent closure....
  • 11 of 24 trapped gold miners rescued in Nicaragua
    BONANZA, Nicaragua (AP) -- The first 11 of 24 freelance gold miners trapped by a collapse in a mine in northern Nicaragua have been rescued and crews were working early Saturday to free more, officials said....
  • Judge finds Texas abortion rules unconstitutional
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Tough new Texas abortion restrictions are on hold after a federal judge found Republican-led efforts to hold abortion clinics to hospital-level operating standards unconstitutional in a ruling that spares more than a dozen clinics from imminent closure....
  • Experimental Ebola drug heals all monkeys in study
    An experimental Ebola drug healed all 18 monkeys infected with the deadly virus in a study, boosting hopes that the treatment might help fight the outbreak raging through West Africa - once more of it can be made....
  • Pilot in F-15 crash was decorated combat veteran
    BOSTON (AP) -- The pilot killed in the crash of an F-15 jet this week in the remote Virginia mountains was a decorated combat veteran with 17 years of experience flying the planes, military officials in Massachusetts said Friday....
  • Sandy recovery, sun boost Jersey shore business
    BELMAR, N.J. (AP) -- Good weather and greater awareness that the Jersey shore has made huge strides in recovering from Superstorm Sandy helped make the second summer after the storm better than the first, many merchants and elected officials say....
  • Final arguments unfold at ex-governor's trial
    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- The corruption trial of former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife has boiled down to this: Did they knowingly trade special favors for the $165,000 in loans and gifts they admit they took from a dietary supplements promoter?...
  • Families of Russian troops in Ukraine want answers
    MOSCOW (AP) -- The last time Valeria Sokolova saw her husband, the 25-year-old paratrooper told her that he and his fellow soldiers were heading for military exercises in southern Russia, near the Ukrainian border....
  • Iraqi town holds out against militant onslaught
    BAGHDAD (AP) -- As Islamic militants rampage across northern Iraq, seizing vast swaths of territory and driving hundreds of thousands of people from their homes, the Shiite Turkmens living in the hardscrabble town of Amirli have decided to stay and fight....
  • Russian-backed rebels aim to push west along coast
    NOVOAZOVSK, Ukraine (AP) -- Their tanks bearing the flag of their would-be state, Russian-backed separatists held control Friday over this coastal town on the new front in the Ukraine conflict and announced their intention to keep pushing west toward a major port city....
  • Liberia to unseal slum cordoned off to stop Ebola
    DAKAR, Senegal (AP) -- Liberia says it will open up a slum in its capital where thousands of people were barricaded to contain the spread of Ebola....
  • Taliban attack intel office in eastern Afghanistan
    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- A suicide bomber in a truck blew himself up at an intelligence headquarters in eastern Afghanistan on Saturday, killing at least two people and setting off an intense firefight with security forces, officials said....
  • Building coalition for Syria action no easy matter
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama's acknowledgement the U.S. still lacks a strategy for defeating the growing extremist threat emanating from Syria reflects a still unformed international coalition....
  • GOP Sen. McConnell's campaign manager resigns
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's campaign manager resigned Friday amid fallout from a scandal in Iowa involving a presidential campaign he worked for in 2012. Jesse Benton said he didn't want to become a distraction as McConnell tries to win a tough re-election campaign in Kentucky....
  • At heart of Syria fears, extremists returning home
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- The case of Mehdi Nemmouche haunts U.S. intelligence officials....
  • Obama immigration delay a pre-election curveball
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama's possible delay in taking action on immigration has thrown advocates and lawmakers from both parties a curveball, barely two months before the midterm elections....
  • Obama cautions against using force to solve crises
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Faced with deepening crises in the Middle East and Ukraine, President Barack Obama is putting the brakes on the notion that American military power can solve either conflict....
  • Chinese e-commerce rivals challenge Alibaba
    BEIJING (AP) -- China's biggest property developer, Wanda Group, and Internet giants Baidu and Tencent unveiled a new e-commerce venture Friday in a challenge to industry leader Alibaba Group ahead of its U.S. stock offering....
  • Tesla, Chinese firm plan 400 charging stations
    BEIJING (AP) -- Tesla Motors Co. and a state-owned Chinese phone carrier announced plans Friday to build 400 charging stations for electric cars in a new bid to promote popular adoption of the technology in China....
  • Court won't restore Oracle's $1.3B verdict vs. SAP
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A federal appeals court is refusing Oracle Corp.'s request to reinstate a $1.3 billion verdict it won against German rival SAP SE in a long-running copyright dispute....
  • Apple to unveil next products at Sept. 9 event
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Apple's latest product launch will be in a setting that holds a special place in its history, signaling how big this event is for the company....
  • Visual search to shop: gimmick or game changing?
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Imagine using your phone to snap a photo of the cool pair of sunglasses your friend is wearing and instantly receiving a slew of information about the shades along with a link to order them....
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