Disney World reopens as coronavirus cases surge in Florida

“The Most Magical Place on Earth” is reopening after nearly four months with new rules in place to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.
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AP: After lobbying, Catholic Church won $1.4B in virus aid

The U.S. Roman Catholic Church used a special and unprecedented exemption from federal rules to amass at least $1.4 billion in taxpayer-backed coronavirus aid.

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McMaster bans alcohol sales after 11 p.m. at bars, restaurants

South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster has issued a new executive order that will stop alcoholic beverage sales at restaurants and bars after 11 p.m. beginning Saturday.
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Trump commutes longtime friend Roger Stone’s prison sentence

President Donald Trump commuted the sentence of his longtime political confidant Roger Stone on Friday, just days before he was set to report to prison. The move, short of a full pardon, is sure to alarm critics who have long railed against the president’s repeated interventions in the nation’s just

  Man indicted in Savannah code compliance building fire

SCAD going mostly virtual this fall

2020 Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival canceled

Tybee city council passes race equality resolution

  Health officials discuss when to get tested for COVID

Coronavirus infections delay removal of capsized cargo ship off Ga. coast

SC will pay postage for all mail-in ballots in November

South Carolina HBCUs get $2.4M to boost distance-learning

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  ‘A slap in the face:’ Goya faces boycott over Trump praise

Robert Unanue, Goya CEO, spoke at a Rose Garden event announcing a "Hispanic Prosperity Initiative" on Thursday.

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Cokley hoping to lead team to The Basketball Tournament title

Agent Zero: Johnson to be first Eagle to wear #0

Georgia Southern senior defensive end Raymond Johnson III will be the first Eagle football player to wear #0.

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Long Co. delaying school start date

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  Savannah city council considering millage rate options

Savannah City Council is considering their options for property tax, or millage rate for 2020 at Thursday’s council workshop.
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US bets on small, untested company to deliver COVID vaccine

When precious vats of COVID-19 vaccine are finally ready, jabbing the lifesaving solution into the arms of Americans will require hundreds of millions of injections.

  Georgia Power offering special payment plans for customers behind on bills

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SPD searching for missing 14-year-old boy