Microsoft is giving its workers an additional three months of paid parental leave to deal with extended school closures due to the coronavirus outbreak.
The state's number of confirmed cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus disease continues to climb, with 289 new cases and 33 deaths reported by the Georgia Department of Health since noon on Thursday.
CONYERS – Registration to be entered in the Georgia Pre-K lottery in Rockdale County for the 2020-2021 school year is online only April 13-30. Pre-k registration information and link are at www.rockdaleschools.org/prek. Kindergarten registration is currently open online at www.rockdaleschool…
North and central Georgia will be facing some dangerous conditions that raise the threat from fires on Friday.
In late March, Instacart worker Annaliisa Arambula accepted a grocery order that came with a big tip: $55. The store was just down the street, everything the customer wanted was available, and the order seemed to go off without a hitch.
As the weather gets warmer and people become more active outdoors, it is not unusual to see young wildlife that appear to be alone. Before you help — observe, but don’t disturb!
Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler offered a sobering prediction about how much damage the COVID-19 coronavirus disease outbreak could do to employment rates in the state in just one month as he addressed the Gwinnett Chamber on Thursday.
As testing for the COVID-19 coronavirus disease becomes more accessible in Georgia, the state's number of confirmed cases continues to make significant jumps, including 377 new cases and 10 deaths reported since Wednesday night at 7 p.m.
Former NFL star Chris Johnson faces trouble in Florida amid accusations he funded a murder-for-hire scheme in 2016, according to a report from TMZ.
The Federal Reserve is continuing its extraordinary efforts to prop up the US economy in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
Thirty-three years after launching his first presidential bid, Joe Biden will finally see his name at the top of the Democratic ticket.
A sailor from the USS Theodore Roosevelt who had tested positive for coronavirus was admitted to an intensive care unit in Guam Thursday after being found unresponsive, according to a Navy official.
Another 6.6 million people filed for unemployment benefits last week, according to the US Department of Labor, as American workers continue to suffer from devastating job losses, furloughs and reduced hours during the coronavirus pandemic.
Barney Shapiro, owner of Tenleytown Trash, never expected that he would turn to the Washington National Opera's costume department to design gear for his employees. But when a member of his staff heard the National Opera was sewing masks for workers on the frontlines of the coronavirus pande…
Georgia Piedmont Technical College (GPTC) is making it easier and more affordable to apply for admission for this year’s summer and fall semesters.
Before the coronavirus pandemic, Jennifer Knox would walk into her bar and soak in the sounds of people chatting while sipping on their drinks and listening to local musicians strum along on their guitars.
Disney+ now has 50 million paid subscribers globally, putting it within striking range of its initial subscriber projections just five months after it launched.
The number of confirmed cases for the COVID-19 coronavirus disease eclipsed 10,000 cases Wednesday night, according to data released by the Georgia Department of Public Health.
Linda Tripp, who secretly recorded her conversations with Monica Lewinsky about the then-intern's relationship with President Bill Clinton in the White House, has died, according to her mother, Inge Carotenuto, and her former attorney, Joseph Murtha.
WorkSource Atlanta Regional has launched a series of webinars that can help job-seekers in Rockdale County and around the Atlanta region to find jobs and prepare themselves for future employment.
The following charges and arrests were reported by the Newton County Sheriff’s Office, Covington Police Department, Oxford Police Department, Porterdale Police Department, the Georgia State Patrol and Georgia Pardons and Parole.
MORROW — Clayton State University waiving GRE and GMAT admissions exams for students applying to the summer and fall 2020 graduate programs.
As testing for the COVID-19 coronavirus disease becomes more accessible in Georgia, the state's number of confirmed cases continues to make significant jumps, including 725 new cases and 14 deaths reported since Tuesday night at 7 p.m.
ATLANTA — State Attorney General Chris Carr is warning Georgians to watch out for a growing number of scammers seeking to take advantage of the coronavirus pandemic.
We are including more information in our Restaurant Inspection Reports. All information comes from the Gwinnett Rockdale Newton Health Department.
Sen. Bernie Sanders ended his presidential campaign on Wednesday, clearing Joe Biden's path to the Democratic nomination and a showdown with President Donald Trump in November.
A clash of record-breaking heat in the South and more seasonable weather to the North will lead to severe storms across 16 states Wednesday, putting 52 million people at risk.
I’ve learned a few things while sheltering in place with a 5-year-old. One thing I’ve learned is why 63-year-old men don’t generally father babies. It’s because 68-year-old-men can’t keep up with 5-year-olds
ATLANTA - Gov. Brian Kemp and Georgia’s top legislative leaders jointly announced Wednesday they will extend a statewide public health emergency due to the coronavirus pandemic through May 13.
This month, fewer cars will be built in the United States than at any time since World War II. Auto production has ground to a near total halt because of the coronavirus outbreak.
Gov. Brian Kemp announced this week that all K-12 public schools would remain closed for in-person instruction for the rest of this school year. This is a hard reality, and a real loss – for teachers who miss their students, students who miss their teachers, and for our graduating seniors.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has spent a second night in intensive care at a London hospital, suffering from coronavirus.
There are as many as 10 million low-income, childless adults in the United States who are eligible for the federal government's stimulus payment program, but are at risk of missing out on the money, according to tax experts.
As testing for the COVID-19 coronavirus disease becomes more accessible in Georgia, the state's number of confirmed cases continues to make significant jumps, including 338 new cases since noon Tuesday.
The White House's communications staff got a shakeup Tuesday with the announcement that Kayleigh McEnany, the Trump 2020 campaign's press secretary and high-profile Republican communicator, is joining the team as the Trump administration's fourth White House press secretary.