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News Georgia: Georgia scheduled to execute man for murdering sister-in-law

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/georgia-scheduled-execute-man-murdering-sister-law-100511024.html
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

ATLANTA (Reuters) - Georgia is scheduled on Tuesday to execute a man for the 1990 shotgun murder of his sister-in-law, as lawyers for the inmate argue the lethal injection should be halted because his conviction was tainted by a juror with racist views.

News Georgia: BREAKING: Clemency denied for Georgia man scheduled to die Tuesday

News channel or source: http://www.ajc.com/news/breaking-clemency-denied-for-georgia-man-scheduled-die-tuesday/gV7r2RtzmLz3udW8dsGL7K/
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

The state Board of Pardons and Paroles has denied clemency for convicted killer Keith Tharpe. Tharpe still has several court appeals pending that could delay his execution, scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday night. His lawyers are arguing one of the jurors who ...

News Georgia: 24-year-old man suspected in woman's slaying in Georgia arrested in Dallas County

News channel or source: https://www.dallasnews.com/news/crime/2017/09/25/24-year-old-man-suspected-womans-slaying-georgiaarrested-dallas-county
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

A 24-year-old man suspected in the slaying of a 28-year-old woman in Georgia was arrested Monday in Dallas County. Shuyi Li was found dead Sept. 18 in a home in the 2300 block of Willington Shoals Place in Smyrna, a city northwest of Atlanta. Officers went ...

News Georgia: AP College Football Poll: Georgia, TCU jump into top 10 in Week 5

News channel or source: http://www.denverpost.com/2017/09/24/ap-college-football-poll-week-5/
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

No. 7 Georgia and No. 9 TCU jumped into the top 10 of The Associated Press college football poll for the first time this season and Florida State dropped all the way out of the rankings for the first time since 2011 after starting 0-2. Alabama remained No ...

News Georgia: Georgia plans to execute man who killed sister-in-law

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/us/2017/09/26/georgia-plans-to-execute-man-who-killed-sister-in-law.html
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

ATLANTA – A Georgia man who killed his sister-in-law 27 years ago is set to be executed Tuesday. Keith Leroy Tharpe, known to friends and family as Bo, is scheduled to die at 7 p.m. at the state prison in Jackson for the September 1990 slaying of ...

News Georgia: Lopsided loss to Georgia humbles No. 24 Mississippi State

News channel or source: https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/ncaaf/2017/09/25/lopsided-loss-to-georgia-humbles-no-24-mississippi-state/105991680/
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi State's last two games have produced dramatically different results. Now the program gets its third opportunity in three weeks to knock off a nationally ranked team to prove whether it's among the Southeastern ...

News Georgia: Supervisors Praised Georgia Tech Officer Who Fatally Shot Student

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/sports/nhl/supervisors-praised-georgia-tech-officer-who-fatally-shot-student/vp-AAssE83
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

The Georgia Tech police officer who shot and killed a student earlier this month received a performance review earliar this year saying he is "young" and still learning. Officer Tyler Beck received all "meeting expectations" ratings. Officer Beck is ...

News Georgia: Georgia to pay $550,000 to convicted murderer because of amputation

News channel or source: http://www.wsbtv.com/news/local/georgia-to-pay-550000-to-convicted-murderer-because-of-amputation/614523564
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

The state of Georgia has agreed to pay $550,000 to a diabetic inmate serving a life sentence for murder to settle his lawsuit alleging that he lost his left leg because of improper care and neglect by a prison doctor. The settlement means Michael Tarver ...

News Georgia: Drag should be in the details in sloppy 'Legend of Georgia McBride'

News channel or source: http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/theater/reviews/ct-ent-legend-mcbride-review-0925-story.html
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

The gentle art of drag — a warm and inclusive form of live entertainment that I've loved and consumed my whole life — is an art of precision. Drag queens are a diverse crew, of course, and they were diverse long before a lot of others, but if there is ...

News Georgia: Georgia Tech offers Goodrich swingman Latrell Fordham

News channel or source: http://www.mlive.com/sports/flint/index.ssf/2017/09/georgia_tech_offers_goodrich_s.html
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

GOODRICH, MI - Latrell Fordham was learning computer programming at Goodrich High School on Friday afternoon, when he was unexpectedly called to the athletics office. Waiting for Fordham in the room was Georgia Tech head basketball coach Josh Pastner, who ...