Mother burned when sippy cup exploded in her face, she says

An attorney says the company who makes the sippy cup doesn’t believe an explosion could have happened if the cup was being used properly and wants to do testing on it.
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  ‘To Catch a Predator’ host Chris Hansen arrested, charged with bouncing checks

Hansen was charged this week with issuing a bad check. He was released after signing a promise to appear in court.

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  ECSO gives update on Tuesday’s social media threat, school bus incident

Savannah Police investigating Jan. 11 shooting death

Man, dog killed in apartment fire on Savannah’s Southside

Mighty Eighth celebrates 10th anniversary of restored aircraft at Museum

Richmond Hill PD looking for woman last seen when vehicle broke down Jan. 12

The Richmond Hill Police Department is looking for a woman who was last seen on Jan. 12 by officers in Richmond Hill.
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Hyundai and Kia recalling 168,000 cars over engine fire problem

The affiliated Korean automakers have been dogged by fire and engine failure complaints from across the nation.

Savannah Police investigate gun discharge, crash with injuries on Paige Avenue

City of Port Wentworth issues precautionary boil water advisory

GBI arrests man on child molestation charges in Emanuel County

First set of human remains found in Metter scrapyard identified

Wayne County woman accused of stealing senior trip money back in court

Man caught trying to steal vehicle on E 41st facing numerous charges

Businesses expanding to accommodate population boom in Pooler

City of Savannah wants feedback on proposed new Special Event Ordinance

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  Trump signs law giving back pay to federal workers

President Donald Trump signed a law on Wednesday guaranteeing back pay to federal employees who have been furloughed or working without pay during the partial government shutdown.

SPORTS

  Why Super Bowl tickets are so hard to get

Area High School Basketball Scores 01-16-19

New day for Country Day hoops

Saints rally past Eagles 20-14, will host NFC title game

Using a dominant ball-control offense and a few gambles that paid off, the Saints got two touchdown passes from Drew Brees and two interceptions from Marcus Lattimore in a 20-14 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles.

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  School leaders vote to call in outside counsel for investigation into HHI High School’s principal

Social media post shows police activity in Rincon

Murder suspect waives extradition following death of Ft. Stewart soldier

Gov. McMaster says extra $1B in 2019 budget will go to state education, South Carolina’s prosperity

  Allegiant expanding service into Savannah, announces 4 new nonstop routes

Allegiant Airlines has announced four new, nonstop routes into the Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport.
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  ‘A blizzard of prescriptions’: Lawsuit alleges OxyContin maker knowingly created ‘manmade disaster’ of opioid abuse

A member of the family that owns Purdue Pharma told people at the OxyContin launch party that it would be “followed by a blizzard of prescriptions that will bury the competition,” according to court documents.

  Tybee Island plans for construction of new marine science center

City of Savannah announces utility payment arrangements for workers impacted by shutdown

Woman accused of animal abuse in Candler Co. also facing charges in Montgomery Co.

Chatham Area Transit Authority looking for public feedback on fixed route changes