Tag Archives: Georgia

Cradle to grape: 8,000yo vintage points to Georgia as birthplace of wine

Judging by a rare archaeological find, the world of winemaking – from California to France and all locations in between – may trace its roots back thousands of years to the mountainous Caucasus country of Georgia. Georgia, famous for its endless rounds of heartfelt toasts that can run into the wee hours of the morning, just unseated Iran as the ...

Read More »

Propane blast shoots flames above treetops in Georgia (VIDEO)

Published time: 3 Nov, 2017 04:02 Edited time: 3 Nov, 2017 04:04 Residents of Douglasville, Georgia were evacuated and roads were cleared as emergency responders worked to extinguish a fire at a propane and gas company store, where loud explosions were heard earlier. Rick Martin, Deputy Communications Director for Douglas County, told Fox News that emergency responders received several reports ...

Read More »

Tiger spotted in Georgia shot by police

A tiger spotted walking along a highway in Atlanta was fatally shot by police, who are still unsure where exactly the jungle cat came from. Authorities in Henry County were forced to close a ramp from Jodeco Road to Interstate 75 after receiving a slew of reports about the striped feline wandering the streets, WXIA reported. According to police, the ...

Read More »

Georgia cop who said ‘we only kill black people' retires

A Georgia cop facing the ax for telling a driver he wouldn’t shoot her because she wasn’t black has announced his retirement. “Remember, we only kill black people,” Cobb County Lt. Greg Abbott said on dashcam video obtained by WSB-TV. “We only kill black people, right?” Footage the network obtained of the June 2016 stop prompted county police to open ...

Read More »

Georgia Cop Tells White Woman … Don't Worry, We Only Kill Black People

GA Cop to White Woman‘Remember, We Only Kill Black People’ 8/31/2017 7:38 AM PDT A Cobb County police officer reassured a white woman who was afraid she’d be shot when he pulled her over by telling her … “Remember, we only kill black people.” During dashcam video of the incident, the woman told the officer she didn’t want to reach ...

Read More »

Georgia judge suspended for Facebook posts about Charlottesville

A county judge in Georgia was suspended after he slammed protesters who pulled down Confederate monuments and likened them to ISIS in controversial Facebook posts. Gwinnett County Magistrate Judge James Hinkle wrote a post on Saturday deriding the counter-protesters in Charlottesville, V.A., who opposed white supremacists, neo-Nazis and other far-right groups protesting the removal of Robert E. Lee’s statue, the ...

Read More »

Aaron Carter hits back at Georgia police and his brother

Aaron Carter is on a tear. The former child star, 29, not only slammed the police who arrested him over the weekend — but also his older brother Nick. Carter was pulled over on Saturday night in Habersham County, Ga., and charged with a DUI, possession of less than one ounce of marijuana and possession of drug-related objects. His girlfriend ...

Read More »

Georgia woman allegedly shot by boyfriend was pregnant

Family members of a Georgia woman who authorities suspect was fatally shot by her boyfriend said she was pregnant at the time of her death. Faith Bittinger, 23, was found dead from a single gunshot wound to the chest at a College Park apartment she shared with her boyfriend, Reginald Jones, WSB-TV reported. He was arrested Sunday morning — just ...

Read More »

WATCH: Video captures Georgia officer beating woman with baton

A Georgia police officer was caught on video beating a woman with a baton in a convenience store as she lay on the ground. Police in DeKalb County are investigating the beating last month after a clip of the officer, whose identity has not been made public, began circulating on social media. The video shows the officer beating Katie McCrary, ...

Read More »

Man, four children found dead inside Georgia home, woman detained

A Georgia woman was detained Thursday after her husband and four young children were found dead inside their suburban Atlanta home, police said. A fifth child was found alive but badly wounded and rushed to a local hospital, police said. All of the victims appeared to be stabbed in what cops described as a “horrendous crime.” A neighbor told WSB-TV ...

Read More »
Show Buttons
Hide Buttons
error: Content is protected !!