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Supporters of David Perdue celebrate his victory over Jack Kingston Tuesday night in Atlanta. Photo by Claire Simms, GPB NewsATLANTA — Self-proclaimed political outsider David Perdue may not be able to hold onto that title for very long. The...
Rail tank cars will soon be updated, according to a new set of rules proposed by federal government. Photo by Flickr user woodleywonderworksWASHINGTON — Thousands of older rail tank cars that carry crude oil would be phased out within two...
When the “Bat-Man” first appeared, he did so from the shadows, clad in a vampiric cowl with slits for eyes, long, sharp ears and a cape with bat-like wings. That was in 1939, in the pages of Detective Comics No. 27. Six months later, when Batman’s...
Photo by Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images Today in the Morning Line: Split decisions on health care law ‘Obamacare’ remains trip wire for Democrats David Perdue surprises with win in Georgia Senate GOP runoff Senate Democrats prep immigration...
BREAKING: Taiwanese news agency: Plane crashes in emergency landing, killing 51 people, injuring 7. — The Associated Press (@AP) July 23, 2014 A Transasia Airways plane crashed Wednesday while making an emergency landing in Taiwan, killing 51...
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Israel Wednesday for talks with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the U.N.’s Ban Ki-moon. Photo by Abbas MomaniAFP/Getty Images JERUSALEM —...