U.S. Rep. Hank Johnson, D-Lithonia, and his wife, newly DeKalb County Commissioner Mereda Davis Johnson, made an unannounced — and mostly incognito — appearance at Saturday’s… 124 more words
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The average person has a tiny little editor lodged in his or her skull, whose job it is to slam the door shut on secret thoughts that shouldn’t be given a voice. 434 more words
Georgia’s nascent medical marijuana program has attracted a surge of attention from the medical community.
Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald, who heads the state Department of Public Health, reports that more than 100 physicians have signed up for licenses to dispense the drug. 900 more words
It would take a monster of a sandblaster, and raise some highly uncomfortable questions about the selective editing of history, but the Atlanta chapter of the NAACP has called for the removal of the giant carving that depicts three leaders of the Confederate States of America on Stone Mountain. 894 more words
Here’s the lead on the news of the day from the Associated Press:
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VIENNA — After 18 days of intense and often fractious negotiation, world powers and Iran struck a landmark deal Tuesday to curb Iran’s nuclear program in exchange for billions of dollars in relief from international sanctions — an agreement designed to avert the threat of a nuclear-armed Iran and another U.S.