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State Department tells embassies to ramp up visa screening
Mar 23, 2017 7:49 pm
The State Department has ordered American embassies and consulates around the world to draw up criteria for "population sets" that should get extra scrutiny before getting U.S. travel visas.
Health bill vote delayed in House in setback to Trump, Ryan
Mar 23, 2017 7:48 pm
A late-night meeting of moderate-leaning members Wednesday broke up without resolution or a deal as most lawmakers left out of side exits and avoided talking to reporters.
Jury gets case in trial of Penn State's ex-president
Mar 23, 2017 7:42 pm
The defense is set to begin presenting its case in the criminal trial of Penn State's former president.
California races nature, clock to make key dam repairs
Mar 23, 2017 7:42 pm
A team of experts is warning of a "very significant risk" if the main spillway of a California dam is not operational again by the next rainy season.
Lee Co. student charged after threat on Snapchat
Mar 23, 2017 7:26 pm
A Lee County High School student is now facing charges of terroristic threats after a Snapchat threat surfaced.
Olympic star visits Albany students
Mar 23, 2017 7:05 pm
Olympic great Jackie Joyner Kersee got an enthusiastic welcome during her visit to Alice Coachman Elementary School in Albany, where she shared a message about making good choices.
Thronateeska to host AMA Family Day
Mar 23, 2017 4:05 pm
An annual Albany event will be at a new location this year, due to damaged caused by January's storms.
Chehaw offers two weeks of spring break fun
Mar 23, 2017 3:47 pm
A South Georgia attraction is giving students a chance to hang out with superheroes during Spring Break.
Still no answers in toddler's disappearance
Mar 23, 2017 11:33 am
More than two months after a tornado struck Dougherty County, a toddler reported missing during the storm has still not been found.
'Ball is rolling' on proposed historic marker in downtown Albany
Mar 23, 2017 11:22 am
A former city commissioner and prominent church leader is one step closer to commemorating Albany's role in the Civil Rights Movement.
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