Oceana Irizarry

A 9-year-old girl who was struck by a plane that crash-landed on a beach while she vacationed with her family died from her injuries, law enforcement officials said Tuesday. Oceana Irizarry’s father also was killed Sunday. The two, of Fort Stewart, Georgia, were walking along Caspersen Beach in Venice on Sunday when the 1972 Piper […]

Execution Halted At The Last Minute

The execution of a Georgia man who killed a fellow prisoner in 1990 was halted Tuesday at the last minute so courts could consider claims that he’s mentally disabled and other issues. The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals granted its stay of execution as 52-year-old Warren Lee Hill was being prepared for lethal injection. […]

Toddler killed, Infant Wounded By Gunfire

Authorities and relatives say a 2-year-old girl was killed and her infant brother wounded after someone fired gunshots through the door of an Atlanta home as they slept alongside their grandmother. Amazon.com Widgets

Murder Case Uncovers Terror Plot

Four Army soldiers based in southeast Georgia killed a former comrade and his girlfriend to protect an anarchist militia group they formed that stockpiled assault weapons and plotted a range of anti-government attacks, prosecutors told a judge Monday. Prosecutors in rural Long County, near the sprawling Army post Fort Stewart, said the militia group of […]

Usher’s Stepson Dies

Usher’s 11-year-old stepson, Kile Glover, has died of injuries sustained in a jet ski accident earlier this month in Atlanta, Georgia, according to TMZ. Glover, who had been declared brain dead after the accident, died on Saturday morning after doctors removed him from life support, determining that his injuries were too severe to overcome. The […]

Manhunt For Money Manager

Did Georgia money manager Aubrey Lee Price commit suicide in shame or skip town with $17 million? According to the FBI, the 46-year-old disappeared in mid-June “after telling acquaintances that he had lost a large amount of money through trading activities and that he planned to kill himself.” The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that Price told […]