3 players ejected after fight during Alabama-Auburn game

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) – Three players were ejected after a fight broke out at the women’s basketball game between Auburn and Alabama on Thursday night. With 1:14 left in the first half and Alabama leading 28-15, Auburn’s Hasina Muhammad and the Crimson Tide’s Breanna Hayden got tangled up after a free throw. Video replay showed […]

Braves claim outfielder Eury Perez off waivers from Yankees

ATLANTA (AP) – The Braves have added another contender to their outfield competition by claiming Eury Perez off waivers from the New York Yankees. The 24-year-old Perez hit .311 with 20 stolen bases with Triple-A Syracuse in the Nationals’ organization last year. He was picked up off waivers by New York in September and had […]

Soaring Hawks beat Thunder 103-93 for 15th straight win

By PAUL NEWBERRYAP Sports Writer ATLANTA (AP) – Paul Millsap scored 22 points, Jeff Teague added 17 and the Atlanta Hawks eclipsed the franchise record with their 15th straight victory, beating the Oklahoma City Thunder 103-93 on Friday night. Before a raucous sellout crowd, the Hawks won for the 29th time in 31 games to […]

Nunn concedes U.S. Senate race in Ga. to Perdue

ATLANTA – FOX News is projecting that Republican candidate David Perdue will take over the seat vacated by Sen. Saxby Chamblis this January. Perdue was challenged by Democrat Michelle Nunn and Libertarian Amanda Swafford. Perdue is a former Dollar General CEO and cousin of ex-Gov. Sonny Perdue. Click on video above for speeches from both […]

November 2014 Election Results

Real-time election returns, reports from campaign parties, photos, video and more from FOX 5. REAL-TIME ELECTION RETURNS: Federal Offices: U.S. Senate U.S. House State Offices: Executive (Governor. Lt. Governor, Commissioners) State Offices: Judicial (District Attorney) Georgia Senate Races Georgia House Races State Amendment Questions Bartow County Cherokee County Clayton County (MARTA) Cobb County DeKalb County […]

I-Team: DFCS investigates worker with 3 arrests

CHEROKEE COUNTY, Ga. – The Department of Family and Children’s Services case workers make life changing decisions that affect families all across Georgia. The FOX 5 I-Team found one DFCS case worker whose multiple arrests have raised questions about leadership in the Cherokee County DFCS office. Based on an earlier complaint, DFCS investigated those arrests […]