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Monday, December 18, 2017

FCC votes along party lines to end ‘net neutrality’

The Federal Communications Commission repealed the Obama-era “net neutrality” rules, giving internet service providers like Verizon, Comcast and AT&T a free hand to slow or block websites.

Consent to kids at heart of gay couple’s child support case

Attorneys for a divorced lesbian couple fighting over child support in a closely watched case agreed Thursday that consent to having a baby together is a crucial issue but disagreed over whether both spouses gave it.

No jail for fertility doctor who lied about using own sperm

Fertility doctor avoids jail time after allegations that he impregnated multiple women at his fertility clinic.

Police: Officers find man, woman shot to death in home

Atlanta police say a man and woman were found shot to death in a home.

On run for years before capture, man convicted in slaying

A man who spent nearly eight years on the run after a slaying in Atlanta has been convicted and sentenced to prison.

Black women seek rewards from Democrats after Alabama race

Once again, black women showed up for Democrats, with nearly all of them voting in Alabama for new Sen. Doug Jones.

Missouri Man Charged With Phone Threats to Georgia Mosque

 A federal grand jury has indicted a Missouri man with making threatening phone calls to a mosque in Georgia.

Life Insurance Policy Locator Finds $6.6 Million for Georgia Consumers 

The free consumer tool has matched 589 Georgia beneficiaries with lost or misplaced life insurance policies or annuities returning $6,617,801.60 to those consumers.  

10 Things to Know for Thursday

All the headlines from around the state and nation for Thursday, December 14, 2017

Officer involved shooting near Atlanta school

Officials are investigating an officer-involved shooting incident near an Atlanta school on Tuesday.

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