9th Circuit Upholds Verdict In Ford Van Rollover Accident Action

SAN FRANCISCO – In a 2-1 decision reached Aug. 4, a Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel affirmed a $14.9 million award to a man who was seriously injured in a rollover accident, concluding that expert testimony was not necessary to show exactly …

2 dead, 1 critical after car veers off road

CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga. — Two people died and a third person was critically injured after an accident in Clayton County on Thursday afternoon.Channel 2’s Tony Thomas spoke with officials at the scene, who said three teens were walking along a paved should…

House panel OK’s congressional map

ATLANTA — A proposed congressional map that targets the Deep South’s last white Democrat in the U.S. House flew through a state legislative committee on Wednesday over the objections of a leading civil rights figure and congressman who said it resegre…

DeKalb reinstates 71 county jobs

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — DeKalb County leaders have reinstated scores of jobs that were erased from the county payroll.On Tuesday, the board of commissioners voted to reinstate 71 vacant jobs with the Sheriff’s Department. They voted to defer a decision …

Man flees police, changes into woman’s shirt, police say

ATLANTA — A man who led police on a chase through southwest Atlanta on Monday tried to throw authorities off by changing into woman’s shirt, police said.The incident began when the suspect ran a stop sign, police told Channel 2’s Ryan Young.Police s…