Posted: 01/07/2009 - Authorities say live electrical wires fell across a DeKalb County school bus with about 30 elementary school children aboard, but no injuries are reported.
Posted: 01/07/2009 - Former Telfair County Sheriff Jim Williamson has pleaded guilty to federal fraud charges but denied accepting a bribe from a prison inmate or pocketing $5,000 from a traffic stop.
Posted: 01/07/2009 - Delta Air Lines Flight 110 from Atlanta was on approach to Los Angeles International Airport when the man allegedly stated that he had a bomb, said FBI spokeswoman Laura Eimiller, who noted that the exact sequence of events was being developed.
Posted: 01/07/2009 - South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford is moving his state of the state speech up a week and out of the shadow of President-elect Barack Obama's inauguration.
Posted: 01/07/2009 - A South Carolina state trooper is facing a federal charge after being caught on video using his patrol car to try to run down a suspect in an apartment complex.
Posted: 01/07/2009 - House Democrats plan to give President-elect Barack Obama an early victory on health care with a vote next week on legislation to expand a children's health insurance program.
Posted: 01/07/2009 - Cox sent a letter to the state Board of Education on Wednesday requesting that the state increase the maximum number of students allowed in classes for the 2009-10 school year.
Posted: 01/07/2009 - Thousands of people have lost power across the Carolinas as a cold front sweeps the region with wind and rain, and a landslide has destroyed a home in the mountains.
Updated: 01/07/2009 - Quarterback Matthew Stafford and tailback Knowshon Moreno have decided to go pro and give up their final years of college ball.
Posted: 01/07/2009 - Former President Jimmy Carter of Georgia will be among the guests at a rare gathering today at the White House.
Posted: 01/07/2009 - Service hydrologist Kent Frantz says the lake began rising by about 1 inch an hour and had gone up about one foot by Tuesday afternoon to a reading of 1054.3. It's still well below its normal winter pool of 1,070 feet.
Posted: 01/07/2009 - The couple's son is accused by the Recording Industry Association of America of downloading at least seven songs and making more than 800 music files available for download through 2004.
Posted: 01/07/2009 - The man appointed to President-elect Barack Obama's Senate seat marched to the Capitol yesterday but was turned away. The secretary of the Senate said Burris' credentials were lacking.
Posted: 01/07/2009 - Arizona prosecutors have agreed not to use a 9-year-old boy's statements to investigators as they pursue murder charges against him.
Posted: 01/06/2009 - An Illinois man has been sentenced to seven years and eight months in federal prison for traveling to Georgia to have sex with what he thought was an 11-year-old he met on the Internet.
Posted: 01/06/2009 - Aruban prosecutors say their investigation into the 2005 disappearance of Alabama teenager Natalee Holloway is nearing the end.
Updated: 01/06/2009 - In Columbia County there are two new Commissioners. One a veteran, the other a rookie. News 12 shows you what they're planning for the next four years.
Posted: 01/06/2009 - The plan was filed Monday in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Virginia. A committee representing Vick's creditors endorsed the plan and wants creditors to vote to confirm it.
Posted: 01/06/2009 - U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham takes the oath of office in Washington for a second term representing South Carolina. Graham begins his new term on Tuesday at noon.
Posted: 01/06/2009 - State Rep. Ron Stephens, of Savannah, will appear at a news conference Tuesday with advocates who support the increase. The call for the tobacco tax hike comes as the state wrestles with a budget shortfall expected to top $2 billion for the current fiscal year.
Posted: 01/06/2009 - A U.S. Chamber of Commerce official says this idea is "at the top of the list from businesses' viewpoint." It could also increase pressure on Republicans to support Obama's massive stimulus package.
Posted: 01/05/2009 - A Minnesota board has certified results showing Democrat Al Franken winning the state's U.S. Senate recount over Republican Norm Coleman, but a legal challenge probably will keep the race in limbo.
Posted: 01/05/2009 - A former South Carolina trooper seen on video kicking a suspect in the head has pleaded guilty to a federal civil rights charge.
Posted: 01/05/2009 - Vice President-elect Joe Biden is heading to Southwest Asia on a congressional trip, and South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham will be joining him.