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  After mosque attacks, New Zealand quickly bans assault weapons

The government is now working on a large-scale buy-back plan to encourage owners of the banned weapons to surrender them.

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Semi carrying Little Debbie snacks overturns on I-16

  I-95 crash survivor: “I shouldn’t be here”

2 injured in 5-car wreck at Abercorn St, Magnolia Ave

S.C. officials say state making progress against opioid crisis despite death increases

Man charged with arson in connection to fire at hotel in Hardeeville last month

Officials in Hardeeville say a Ridgeland man is facing arson charges stemming from a fire last month at the Knights Inn.
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  Shelter-in-place order lifted near burned Texas chemical plant

Authorities issued a shelter-in-place order Thursday due to "reports of benzene or other volatile organic compounds" in Deer Park.

Man wanted in Yemassee home invasion arrested in Virginia

The Olde Pink House set to re-open April 8 after fire damaged restaurant

Memorial service being held for siblings killed in South Ga

Mother sentenced in death of 2-year-old in Wayne County

Coastal flooding during high tide possible along Hwy 80 this week

Some Ardsley Park streets to close Wednesday for TV show filming

  Results in for special election on Skidaway Island incorporation

Fire officials say 40-acre fire off Chevis Road started as controlled burn

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  Feds give employers easier path to dump retiree pensions

That decision reverses Obama-era guidance that banned the practice of offering lump-sum payments to seniors. Pensions provide a guaranteed monthly income for as long as an employee lives in retirement.

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MARCH MADNESS: Your guide to the first round games

Georgia Southern Men’s Basketball falls in Sun Belt Tournament semifinals

The Georgia Southern University men’s basketball team fell in the semifinal round of the Sun Belt Conference Tournament Saturday night, falling to University of Texas- Arlington 67 to 58.

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Georgia Special Elections results are in

  Agencies move in together, make job searching in Bulloch Co. easier

  Young couple in shock after 9 pets killed in Beaufort County house fire

Police say wreck on Hwy 21, I-95 S was caused by bank robbery suspect

Effingham County grand jury indicts 5 in Crocker children death case

Five people have been indicted in the Crocker death case in Effingham County.
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  Teacher forced preschoolers to stand naked in closet as punishment, Illinois police say

Two teachers have been placed on administrative leave, one for the alleged discipline and the other as an alleged witness who did not report the actions.

Candler County Sheriff’s Office warns drivers after another construction zone incident

Fuel spill slows morning traffic on I-16 at I-95

  Police report gruesome details in Carver Village murder

  Georgia State Patrol reports less DUI’s during St. Patrick’s Day