For ousted emergency head, one disaster stands out among many

5:15 pm Nov. 25, 2014

The hallways of Charley English’s Atlanta offices are lined with front-page newspaper clips depicting the many disasters he’s quietly handled as head of Georgia’s Emergency Management Agency. But there’s no sign of any ink-stained reminder

Jesse Jackson defends the Muslim version of Tim Tebow

9:59 am Oct. 1, 2014

On Tuesday afternoon, the Rev. Jesse Jackson had just finished going over his agenda for a three-day meeting of his Rainbow/PUSH organization in Atlanta, when the topic shifted to sports.

Specifically, to the Monday night NFL

Michelle Nunn goes Pillowtex on David Perdue

9:28 am Aug. 19, 2014

Two days before their first joint U.S. Senate appearance — none dare call it a debate — Democrat Michelle Nunn has raised the topic of Republican David Perdue’s tenure at Pillowtex.

The Nunn campaign has filled

Whoosh! From Atlanta to Columbus in 61 minutes

9:50 am Aug. 14, 2014

Columbus Mayor Teresa Tomlinson and state Rep. Calvin Smyre made the rounds in Washington on Wednesday, pitching a $3.9 billion, high speed rail project that would put Columbus and Atlanta within an hour’s reach of