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  • Correction: Movie Theater Shooting-Timeline story 
    Updated: Jul-27-15 5:55 pm

    In a timeline of the life of Louisiana movie theater gunman John Russell Houser, The Associated Press, relying on court filings his family's lawyer submitted to obtain a protective order against him in 2008, reported erroneously that a Carroll County probate judge ordered him committed involuntarily to a mental hospital. Judge Betty Cason says her order was limited to ordering deputies to deliver Houser against his will if necessary to a hospital for a mental health evaluation.

  • Ga. couple convicted of killing their newborn seek new trial 
    Updated: Jul-17-15 7:37 am

    COLUMBUS, Georgia - A Georgia man and wife convicted in 2009 of killing their newborn daughter are seeking a new trial based on testimony of medical experts who say developmental issues and a difficult delivery may have caused the baby's death.

  • Missing Georgia woman found dead in Alabama creek 
    Updated: Jul-08-15 7:34 am

    VALLEY, Alabama - Authorities say a body found in an eastern Alabama creek is that of a missing Georgia woman.

  • 2 men killed in pair of Fourth of July shootings in Columbus 
    Updated: Jul-05-15 3:25 pm

    COLUMBUS, Georgia - Columbus police are investigating separate killings that claimed the lives of two men.