GENEVA (AP) — The Olympic flame has arrived in Switzerland more than 70 years after the Alpine country last hosted a Winter Games.
Organizers of the 2020 Lausanne Winter Youth Olympics...
All-America Watch: Georgia’s JR Reed relies on home lessons
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — J.R. Reed plays for one of the nation's powerhouse programs, where the competition begins as soon as you step on campus.
Firefighting reinforcements sent for Greek island blaze
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek authorities say they are reinforcing firefighting forces tackling a large forest fire on the western island of Zakinthos, where a tourist resort was...
Remember Wendy: UGa fans don pink to honor Anderson’s wife
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — As Blake Anderson thought about all that pink between the hedges, he struggled to hold back the tears.
The emotions are still very raw for the Arkansas State coach, whose...
No. 3 Georgia romps to another win, 55-0 over Arkansas State
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Now, the real season begins for No. 3 Georgia.
Finishing off a dominating run through their first three games, the Bulldogs romped to a 55-0 win over Arkansas State on...
Parents injured after son reportedly hits them with car
ATHENS, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama city council member and his wife are recovering after being hit by a car allegedly driven by their son.
WAFF-TV reports Athens Police say Councilman Frank...
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Georgia vs Arkansas State: A game with stark dose of reality
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Blake Anderson doesn't want it to be about him.
Yet it's impossible to ignore his pain.
When No. 3 Georgia hosts Anderson's Arkansas State team on Saturday, the game...
Greece: British Museum “damp” insults Parthenon Sculptures
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's Culture Minister says alleged damp in a section of the British Museum housing the Parthenon Sculptures is an "insult" to the 2,500-year-old works for whose return...
Sheriff’s arraignment set for November
ATHENS, Ala. (AP) — The arraignment hearing for an Alabama sheriff facing theft and ethics charges has been continued to November.
WAAY-TV reports that the arraignment for Limestone County...
Greece: Turkey ‘continues to provoke’ over Cyprus
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's prime minister said Tuesday that Turkey "continues to provoke" in its approach towards ethnically divided island nation of Cyprus and that Ankara was becoming...
Georgia’s first 3 games have the feel of an NFL preseason
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — For the No. 3 Georgia Bulldogs, the first three weeks of the season appear to have all the significance of an NFL preseason.
Ohio U police investigating residence hall death
ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio University's police are investigating a death in a campus residence call.
The department posted via its Twitter account late Saturday that there was an "unattended...
Funeral held for 5 members of slain Alabama family
ATHENS, Ala. (AP) — Hundreds attended a mass funeral held for five members of a north Alabama family who were shot to death in their home. A teenage relative is charged with their...
Correction: T25-Murray State-Georgia Preview story
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — In a story Sept. 6 previewing the Murray State-Georgia college football game, The Associated Press reported erroneously the Georgia kicker as Ricardo Blankenship. His name is...
No. 3 Georgia romps to 63-17 victory over FCS Murray State
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — On a sweltering day, Georgia took a while to get going.
By halftime, the Bulldogs could start cooling down.
D'Andre Swift ran for two touchdowns, Jake Fromm threw...
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Welcome to Dooley Field: Georgia honors longtime coach
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — At age 87, Vince Dooley broke out a few dance moves as James Brown blared throughout Sanford Stadium.
The longtime Georgia coach had reason to celebrate.
Georgia approves new $80 million facility for football
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Georgia has approved an $80 million expansion to its already sprawling football complex.
The 165,000-square-foot operations building will be added to the existing...
Georgia shelter quarantines dog area for parvovirus
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — The dog area of a Georgia animal shelter is under quarantine after three puppies tested positive for the highly contagious canine parvovirus.
Georgia WR Jackson out up to 4 weeks with broken hand
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Georgia receiver Kearis Jackson will be out three to four weeks after suffering a broken hand in the season-opening victory over Vanderbilt.
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Ohio defeats Rhode Island 41-20 as Rourke leads way
ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Nathan Rourke accounted for 263 yards of offense and three touchdowns and Ohio defeated Rhode Island 41-20 in a season opener on Saturday.
German far-right hopeful faces new extremism claims
BERLIN (AP) — A regional leader of the far-right Alternative for Germany party on Friday dismissed new reports of ties to extremists groups that opponents say should disqualify him from being...
Something new for Georgia: Road opener against SEC rival
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Well, this is something different.
For the first time since 1995, No. 3 Georgia will begin the season against a Southeastern Conference foe.
Limestone County sheriff arrested on theft, ethics charges
ATHENS, Ala. (AP) — Limestone County Sheriff Mike Blakely was arrested Thursday on theft and ethics charges that include accusations of taking money from campaign and law enforcement...
StealthGas: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
ATHENS, Greece (AP) _ StealthGas Inc. (GASS) on Thursday reported a loss of $179,000 in its second quarter.
The Athens, Greece-based company said it had a loss of less than 1 cent on a...
Power partially restored on Greek island after chopper crash
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek authorities say they have restored electricity to much of the island resort of Poros, a day after a private helicopter hit its main power line and crashed into the sea,...
Greece says it won’t assist Iranian tanker sought by US
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece said on Wednesday it won't endanger its relations with the United States by aiding an Iranian supertanker sought by the U.S. but released by Gibraltar that's currently...
3 killed in Greek helicopter crash near island of Poros
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A private helicopter crashed near a Greek island resort Tuesday, killing two Russian passengers and the Greek pilot and causing power outages after electricity lines were...
Greek Orthodox bishop convicted of hate speech resigns
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The Metropolitan Amvrosios of Kalavryta, a fiery conservative Greek Orthodox bishop known for criticizing, often in intemperate terms, those who he believed acted in a...
Kilroy was here: Athens walls awash in painted squiggles
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Kilroy was here, and lots of his friends too.
In Athens, illicit spray-painting forays leave an often-indelible mark on the Greek capital's public and private...
Sheriff: Tennessee woman dies in crash with deputy’s vehicle
ATHENS, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities in Tennessee say a woman was killed when the driver of her car tried to cross in front of an oncoming deputy's patrol vehicle.
Man accused of harming baby; blames injuries on 4-year-old
ATHENS, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say an Alabama man accused of abusing his girlfriend's 1-year-old daughter blamed the girl's injuries on her 4-year-old sibling.
Major forest fire burns Greek nature reserve for 3rd day
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Hundreds of firefighters backed by water-dropping planes and helicopters struggled for a third day Thursday to tackle a wildfire burning through a pine forest on the Greek...
Sports Illustrated: Univ. of Georgia mascot is best ever
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Sports Illustrated is celebrating college football's 150th season by ranking the top 10 all-time greatest mascots, putting the University of Georgia's bulldog in first...
Fire rages out of control in Greek island nature reserve
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — More than a thousand firefighters battled wildfires Tuesday in Greece, with the largest burning out of control through a nature reserve on the island of Evia north of Athens...
Greek court sets bail for French skipper in fatal accident
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A Greek court has released on bail a French speedboat skipper whose vessel rammed a small fishing boat, killing two people and seriously injuring a third.
Fire east of Athens under control; some homes damaged
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A big fire that spread quickly overnight in an eastern suburb of Athens appeared to be under control soon after dawn Monday.
Skipper of boat in deadly accident to face Greek judge
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek officials say the 44-year-old French skipper of an inflatable boat that slammed into a fishing boat, killing two people and severely injuring one, will face an...
2 dead, 1 injured when 2 boats collide near Greek resort
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek authorities say two people were killed and one seriously injured when two boats collided near a popular resort in the southern Peloponnese region.