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Charlottesville suspect arrested in Georgia to be extradited

BC-US–Confederate Monument Protest,3rd Ld-Writethru Aug 29, 2017 4:55PM (GMT-04:00) – 541 words Eds: Updates with court official saying Ramos agreed to be extradited during Tuesday hearing. Edits story summary. Tweaks headlines. Recasts first sentence. Minor edits. With AP Photos. CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A man wanted in connection with the beating of a black man … Continue reading

In Georgia, Handel thanks Trump and reaches out to Democrats
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In Georgia, Handel thanks Trump and reaches out to Democrats

DUNWOODY, Ga. (AP) — Republican Karen Handel declared victory in Georgia’s 6th Congressional District with a promise that she’ll work to gain the confidence of voters who backed her Democratic opponent. But in the same speech Tuesday night, Handel also thanked President Donald Trump, underscoring her campaign’s triumph over the anti-Trump resistance in the traditionally … Continue reading

Republican Handel wins Georgia race, thanks Donald Trump
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Republican Handel wins Georgia race, thanks Donald Trump

DUNWOODY, Ga. (AP) — Republican Karen Handel won a nationally watched congressional election Tuesday in Georgia, and she thanked President Donald Trump after she avoided an upset that would have rocked Washington ahead of the 2018 midterm elections. Returns showed Handel, a former Georgia secretary of state, winning about 52 percent of the vote over … Continue reading