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July 26

July 26, 2010 --

Jury awards $17.5M for favoritism in ATL airport contract ESPN finds health violations at ATL arenas Judge rejects two permits for coal plant Ex-judge takes deal in teen drinking case DeKalb CEO looking into housing authority

July 25

July 26, 2010 --

DeKalb schools probe sale of principal’s book Frequent-flier mileage awards a challenge Columbus mayor facing questions over battalion chief’s complaints Grading to change after Savannah high school allegations

DeKalb spokesman resigns after calling N.J. cop shooting ‘murder’

DeKalb spokesman resigns after calling N.J. cop shooting 'murder'
July 26, 2010 --

DeKalb County chief communications officer Shelia Trappier Edwards resigned today, a few days after making news by declaring a police shooting in Newark, N.J., to be “murder.”

Incumbents thrive by donating their dollars

Incumbents thrive by donating their dollars
July 26, 2010 --

The top three Republicans in the Georgia House — all now going or gone from their seats — held on to power in part by giving $1.4 million since 2005 to other GOP candidates and causes. Then scandal brought down Speaker Glenn Richardson. Several dozen Georgia legislators from both parties want to cap donations from one candidate to another, but they may have an uphill battle.