Trump adds $3.7B in support to finish 2 new nuclear reactors

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Energy Secretary Rick Perry announced Friday that the Trump administration has finalized $3.7 billion in new loan guarantees to support completion of the first new U.S. commercial...

Savannah gearing up for profitable St. Patrick's Day weekend

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Park fountains are gushing with green-dyed water. Beer trucks are making deliveries on a constant loop. And thousands of tourists in gaudy green outfits will soon arrive for Savan...

US soldier wounded in suicide attack sues bomber's employer

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A U.S. soldier grievously wounded in a suicide bombing two years ago in Afghanistan is suing an American defense contractor that employed the bomber, saying its negligence allowed...

Railroad settles civil suit in 2014 death of film worker

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A railroad owner settled a wrongful death lawsuit by the family of a film worker killed in 2014 when a train slammed into a crew shooting a movie about singer Gregg Allman, ending...

Hurricane survivors wander debris, search for the missing

MEXICO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Tom Garcia watched in terror as fingers of water pushed inland across the beach and began filling up his home. His wife handed him a drill and Garcia used s...

Slaves' descendants have long history of enduring hurricanes

ST. HELENA ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — As a potentially catastrophic Hurricane Florence steamed toward the Carolinas, Josh Dais watched the weather reports on the television in his barber shop and listened fo...

Slaves' descendants have long history of enduring hurricanes

ST. HELENA ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — As a potentially catastrophic Hurricane Florence steamed toward the Carolinas, Josh Dais watched the weather reports on the TV in his barber shop and listened for update...

Florence set to become major hurricane, aims at US Southeast

Tropical Storm Florence is expected become a "major hurricane" Monday as it continues to approach the southeastern U.S. East Coast. In its 11 p.m. EDT advisory, the National Hurrican...

Gunman 'clearly targeted other gamers' at Florida tournament

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A California man who played video games to earn money for college and a West Virginian whose e-sports winnings helped support his young family were slain at a Florida tournam...

Georgia woman facing 'longest sentence' for leaking to media

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Prosecutors say a Georgia woman who pleaded guilty to mailing a secret U.S. report to a news organization faces the "longest sentence" ever for a federal crime involving leaks to ...

Charlottesville gave momentum to Confederate monument foes

Pressure to take down America's monuments honoring slain Confederate soldiers and the generals who led them didn't start with Charlottesville. But the deadly violence that rocked the Virginia college ...

Charlottesville gave momentum to Confederate monument foes

Efforts to take down America's monuments honoring slain Confederate soldiers and the generals who led them gained explosive momentum following the deadly violence a year ago in Charlottesville, Virgin...

Pentagon to release details of Niger ambush, response

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says it's preparing to lay out how an Army Special Forces mission in Niger unfolded last fall and led to a gruesome ambush in which four soldiers died. ...

Pentagon to unveil Niger attack investigation

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon on Thursday is releasing the final report on the Niger attack that killed four Americans last October. Officials say it concludes that the Army Special...

911 callers reported seeing military plane fall from sky

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — In frantic calls to 911, witnesses reported a fiery tragedy that dropped suddenly from above: a military cargo plane, one of its engines apparently not working, crashing nose-firs...