Georgia

Lucy McBath plans to run for a new safely blue seat in the 7th District against Carolyn Bourdeaux after the GOP made McBath's district unwinnable.
Prosecutors presented their closing arguments Monday in the trial of the three white men charged with murdering Ahmaud Arbery.
The officers are accused of repeatedly shocking Fernando Rodriguez with stun guns and pressing him to the ground for nearly 10 minutes.
Kevin Gough, a lawyer for one of the men charged in the case, also unsuccessfully moved for a mistrial because of "Black pastors matter" shirts he spotted at the courthouse.
Raffensperger's primary campaign, against a promoter of Trump’s lies, offers a view of the GOP’s anti-democratic future.
Brad Raffensperger said Trump's requests on their infamous phone call indicated a limited understanding of elections procedures.
Some potential jurors for the killing of Ahmaud Arbery have said he was “racially profiled” by the white men who chased and shot him.
A grand jury has returned an indictment in the 2016 death of 26-year-old Jamarion Robinson, who was shot 76 times during an attempted fugitive arrest.
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources played a fun wildlife game with its Facebook followers.
Jury selection is about to begin in the trial of the three white men charged in the fatal shooting of Ahmaud Arbery.
Father and son Greg and Travis McMichael and neighbor William “Roddie” Bryan are charged with murder and other crimes in Arbery’s death in February 2020.
The terminations happened in Fulton County, which is holding elections for mayor and the city council on Nov. 2.
The palm-sized Joro spiders may look freaky, but they're not dangerous and even provide some big benefits.
The Department of Defense bars active-duty military personnel from participating in "partisan political" activities.
During a recent campaign event, former President Donald Trump may have carelessly revealed details of his 2020 scheme to overturn the election in Georgia.
Trump said he wanted a "special election" in Georgia — part of an idea pushed by some advisers to use the military to force a redo of elections in states he lost.
Lt. Gov. Geoff Duncan points to Charlie Daniels' song "The Devil Went Down to Georgia" ahead of Trump's rally in the state this weekend.
Through a bevy of bills and rule changes, Georgia Republicans are trying to codify the essential goal of the Jan. 6 riots: a rigged system in which Democrats can’t win elections.
Officials in Georgia have repeatedly informed the president that there was no widespread voter fraud in the state.
Former Brunswick Judicial Circuit District Attorney Jackie Johnson turned herself into county jail. She was later released without having to pay a cash bond.