• 2 more men charged in Southern jewelry robberies

    PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Two more men accused of participating in a string of jewelry store robberies across the South are facing federal charges in Florida.

  • Chipper Jones, Hines Ward in Georgia Hall of Fame class

    MACON, Ga. (AP) — Former Atlanta Braves star Chipper Jones and four-time Pro Bowler Hines Ward are among eight who will be inducted into the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame this month.

  • Braves sign veteran RHP Carlos Torres to minor-league deal

    ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves have signed former New York Mets reliever Carlos Torres to a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training.

  • The Latest: Police dies after gun battle in suburban Atlanta

    RIVERDALE, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on a gun battle during a law enforcement operation in suburban Atlanta that killed an officer and wounded a suspect. (all times local):

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    RIVERDALE, Ga. (AP) — Police: Officer dies after being shot twice during law enforcement operation in suburban Atlanta .

  • Police officer shot in Atlanta suburb; suspect also wounded

    RIVERDALE, Ga. (AP) — Police in an Atlanta suburb say an officer was shot twice by a suspect who also was wounded by gunfire during a law enforcement operation Thursday.

  • Fate of Hank Aaron statue unclear with Braves moving

    ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves say they still do not know if the Hank Aaron statue will be moved from its current home at Turner Field to the team’s new SunTrust Park, which will open in 2017.

  • Falcons owner Blank to have surgery for prostate cancer

    ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank is planning surgery for what he says is a treatable form of prostate cancer.

  • Atlanta Hawks center Al Horford, left, is defended by Orlando Magic center Nikola Vucevic, right, in the second half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, in Atlanta. Orlando won 117-110 in overtime. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

    Vucevic leads Magic comeback for 117-110 OT win over Hawks

    ATLANTA (AP) — A big comeback gave the Orlando Magic their second win over the Hawks in two days and renewed belief they can stage a similar rally in their season.

  • Falcons hire former Chiefs assistant GM Joel Collier

    FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons continue to shake up their front office, hiring Joel Collier as director of pro personnel.