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Obama will name 4 federal judges in Georgia

Posted: 11/20/2008 - President-elect Barack Obama will have two more federal judgeships to fill in Atlanta. U.S. District Court Judges Jack Camp and Orinda Evans will take senior status.

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MARTA- other transit systems hurting

Posted: 11/20/2008 - Leaders from 11 transit agencies pleaded with Congress for help Tuesday as long-term financing deals with investors collapse amid the global credit crisis.

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Georgia's hopes for reversing water ruling fading

Posted: 11/20/2008 - Georgia is running into more resistance in its bid to overturn a critical court ruling that undermined the state's water rights in its feud with Florida and Alabama.

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Police: SC husband kills 90-year-old wife

Posted: 11/20/2008 - Authorities say a 73-year-old man has been charged with murder after he killed his 90-year-old wife in their Clover home, then tried to overdose on medicine.

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SC Man Gets 20 Years for Conspiring to Kill Agent

Posted: 11/20/2008 - U.S. Attorney Walt Wilkins says Dwight Spears was sentenced on Wednesday. In July, a federal jury found Spears guilty of conspiring to kill Special Agent Brian Bryan.

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Appeals Court to Hear Troy Davis Case December 9

Posted: 11/20/2008 - Russ Willard, spokesman for the Attorney General's Office, said Wednesday that a three-judge 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals panel will hear arguments on whether Davis can file a second federal challenge to his conviction.

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Senate to Vote on Benefits Extension

Posted: 11/20/2008 - The bill would give another 7 weeks to people who've exhausted their coverage, and 13 weeks to people in states where unemployment is at least 6 percent. It's expected to cost about $6 billion.

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Auto Bailout May be Near Dead End

Posted: 11/20/2008 - For the second day in a row yesterday, the heads of Chrysler, Ford and GM warned Congress of dire economic consequences if the government doesn't help.

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Appeals court to hear Davis case Dec. 9

Posted: 11/19/2008 - The state says the federal appeals court in Atlanta will hear arguments Dec. 9 on whether death row inmate Troy Anthony Davis can continue to challenge his conviction in the killing of a Savannah police officer.

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Clinton to Georgians: Send Martin to Washington

Updated: 11/19/2008 - President Bill Clinton says the state's U.S. Senate runoff must provide a bridge and not a firewall to the progress promised by President-elect Barack Obama.

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Neumar case closed in Florida

Updated: 11/20/2008 - Investigators in Florida say they've closed the case on the suspicious death of Betty Neumar's third husband.

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Overnight House Fire in Augusta

Posted: 11/19/2008 - It happened just after 1 o'clock this morning, on the 100 block of Mill Street located off Wrightsboro Road.

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Pilot Alerted Officials Jet Had Run Out of Runway

Posted: 11/19/2008 - The Federal Aviation Administration released an audio recording on Tuesday of co-pilot James Bland telling controllers to alert emergency personnel because the plane was "going off the end" of the runway.

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Free Advice: Ask a Lawyer Your Legal Question

Posted: 11/19/2008 - South Carolinians can ask legal questions online Wednesday from lawyers. The service is being offered from 5 to 7:30 p.m. and all you have to do is log onto the South Carolina Bar web site.

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