Georgia is a state located in the southeastern region of the United States. Georgia is the 24th largest in area and 8th-most populous of the 50 United States. Georgia is bordered to the north by Tennessee and North Carolina, to the northeast by South Carolina, to the southeast by the Atlantic Ocean, to the south by Florida, and to the west by Alabama. Atlanta, a "beta(+)" global city, is both the state's capital and largest city. The Atlanta metropolitan area, with an estimated population of 5,949,951 in 2018, is the 9th most populous metropolitan area in the United States and contains about 60% of the entire state population.
From a denim plant in rural Georgia to a San Diego headphone maker, nagging uncertainty over when President Donald Trump's trade wars might end, if ever, is confounding many U.S. manufacturers. Yahaira..
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was released from a Georgia hospital on Wednesday. Reuters reports Carter, 95, underwent treatment for a urinary tract infection at a hospital near his home. He said..
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was released from a Georgia hospital on Wednesday after undergoing treatment for a urinary tract infection, his spokeswoman at the Carter Center said. Reuters - Published
The Republican Governor of Georgia, Brian Kemp, on Wednesday named conservative businesswoman Kelly Loeffler as the state's next U.S. senator, picking her over U.S. President Donald Trump's preferred.. Reuters - Published
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, released from one hospital in Georgia the day before Thanksgiving, was admitted to another over the holiday weekend for treatment of a urinary tract infection, the.. Reuters - Published
By picking Kelly Loeffler, Brian Kemp might have set up a bitter GOP clash over the seat, as Rep. Doug Collins has publicly left open the door to running against her next year.
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Georgian police erected steel fences around the parliament and government buildings on Thursday to prevent dozens of opposition activists from picketing the area in a dispute over electoral reform. Reuters - Published
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was discharged from a hospital in Georgia on Wednesday after a successful surgery to relieve pressure on his brain, heading home one day before the Thanksgiving.. Reuters - Published
Gray's Reef, off the coast of Georgia, has been protected by the U.S. government for more than 40 years. But while the small sanctuary has been a safe haven for local species, it is still impacted by.. CBS News - Published
Off the Georgia coast, a decades-old marine sanctuary has emerged as a template for the U.S. and around the world. Protected areas now cover about 6% of the world's oceans. This is the latest.. USATODAY.com - Published
Riot police used water cannon to disperse protesters near Georgia's parliament on Tuesday and detained several activists, hours after thousands rallied in the capital demanding electoral system reform. Reuters - Published
Thousands of protesters blocked entrances to parliament in Georgia's capital on Monday to press for proportional representation and reform to an electoral system they say unfairly favors the ruling.. Reuters - Published
A Georgia couple says they're being held hostage in a Mexican hospital. Stephen Johnson went into diabetic shock while on vacation in Mexico with his fiancée. Doctors helped him recover, but now the.. CBS News - Published
Opposition activists in Georgia tried to shut state buildings with padlocks and chains in the capital and other cities across the country, as protests spread demanding an early parliamentary election. Reuters - Published
A day after the Democratic debate in Atlanta, presidential candidates sent text messages to over 300,000 people Thursday whose voter registrations could be canceled in Georgia. (Nov. 21)
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A 16-year-old high school student was arrested on suspicion of planning to attack black people at a predominantly African-American church in the southeastern U.S. state of Georgia, police said on.. Reuters - Published
Georgia's opposition plans further anti-government protests and will demand an early parliamentary election, its leaders said on Tuesday, a day after police dispersed demonstrators in the capital.. Reuters - Published
Georgia on Sunday demanded the release of a doctor detained by separatists after crossing into breakaway South Ossetia, which is controlled by Russia after a war between two ex-Soviet republics in.. Reuters - Published
Chef Geoff Rhyne was raised in the Red Clay fields of Georgia. He made cooking his career after getting a job in South Carolina, but left the kitchen to come out with his own line of hot sauce, Red.. CBS News - Published
Georgia's failure to pass a planned electoral reform is disappointing, a European rights body and the U.S. embassy said on Friday, urging lawmakers in the former Soviet state to approve the measure in.. Reuters - Published
The state of Georgia executed on Wednesday a man convicted of capital murder for the 1994 shooting death of a convenience store clerk during a bungled robbery in which he and two accomplices got away.. Reuters - Published
In 2016, Ernie Andrus became the oldest person to run across the country, from California to Georgia. Now at 95, he will start a new journey. Steve Hartman has his story on the road. CBS News - Published
Three soldiers were killed and three others were injured during a training accident at Fort Stewart, an army base in Georgia. They were riding in a Bradley Fighting Vehicle. Tom Hanson reports. CBS News - Published
Military investigators are trying to find out what caused an armored vehicle to roll into water in Georgia, killing three soldiers. U.S. Army officials say the accident happened early Sunday during a.. CBS News - Published
During her 35 years as a nurse, Lori Wood has been a hero many times over. At the time Jonathan Pinkard, a 27-year-old autistic man, met Wood, doctors in Newnan, Ga., told him he had congestive heart.. CBS News - Published