Galen Rupp wins 2nd straight US Olympic marathon trials

ATLANTA (AP) — Galen Rupp reclaimed his status as the nation’s top distance runner Saturday, winning his second straight...
20:25 28 February 2022

Young’s career-high 50 points lead Hawks past Heat, 129-124

ATLANTA (AP) — Trae Young had a career-high 50 points and the Atlanta Hawks scored the last 10 points of the game to bea...
3:24 21 February 2022

Cavaliers end 12-game home skid, beat Hawks 127-105

CLEVELAND — Tristan Thompson scored 27 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, Larry Nance Jr. had a career-high 23 points, and the Cleveland Cavaliers broke ...
2:57 13 February 2022

Anne Cox Chambers, wealthy newspaper heiress, dies at 100

ATLANTA — Anne Cox Chambers, a newspaper heiress, diplomat and philanthropist who was one of the country's richest women, has died at the age of 100.
12:54 31 January 2022

Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Faith, politics mix on holiday

ATLANTA — Against the backdrop of a presidential election year, Monday's Martin Luther King Jr. holiday found leaders still wrestling over how to best...
23:35 20 January 2022

Hawks complete late rally to stun Spurs 121-120

SAN ANTONIO — Trae Young scored 31 points and the Atlanta Hawks rallied from a 14-point deficit in the final quarter to stun the San Antonio Spurs 121...
4:13 18 January 2022

Harden, Young get 40-point triple-doubles; Rockets top Hawks

ATLANTA — James Harden scored 41 points, including 22 in the first quarter, to lead the Houston Rockets over Trae Young and the Atlanta Hawks 122-115 ...
3:25 9 January 2022

Congressman John Lewis says cancer is his latest battle

ATLANTA — As a civil rights activist at 25, John Lewis was beaten so badly his skull was fractured and the TV images from an Alabama bridge in the 196...
6:58 30 December 2022

After brain surgery, Jimmy Carter returns to hometown church

PLAINS, Ga. — Former President Jimmy Carter publicly appeared Sunday at the Georgia church where he worships for the first time since undergoing brain...
6:50 30 December 2022

Davis stops Gamboa in 12th, wins WBA lightweight title

ATLANTA — Gervonta Davis could tell early on that Yuriorkis Gamboa wouldn't go down easily, so Davis decided to be patient and wear him down.
7:22 29 December 2022

Breathtaking: Burrow throws 7 TDs, LSU routs Oklahoma 63-28

ATLANTA — Joe Burrow and the LSU Tigers turned in a first half for the ages, a breathtaking offensive display even as their coordinator grieved a horr...
3:44 29 December 2022

49ers-Seahawks prime-time showdown highlights Week 17

The return of Beast Mode. A division title on the line. Possible home-field advantage throughout the NFC playoffs.
16:54 28 December 2022

The NBA on Christmas: Things to know about league showcase

A six-pack of Christmas nuggets to know going into this year’s slate of showcase NBA games on the holiday: Boston at Toronto, Milwaukee at Philadelphi...
7:03 25 December 2021

AP Interview: Dressel a reluctant superstar heading to 2020

ATLANTA — In the post-Michael Phelps world, Caeleb Dressel fits snugly into the successor's slot.
20:42 18 December 2021

Vince Carter’s NBA career milestones are piling up

The milestones are piling up, and running out, for Atlanta’s Vince Carter.
7:02 17 December 2021

James’ caps busy weekend with 32 as Lakers beat Hawks 101-96

ATLANTA — Not looking the least bit tired after a whirlwind weekend, LeBron James scored 32 points and the Los Angeles Lakers extended their winning s...
1:53 16 December 2021

49ers lose in wild finish but end six-year playoff drought

The Latest on Week 15 in the NFL (all times EST):
0:52 16 December 2021

NFL coaching carousel started spinning early this year

Judging by the jump start, it looks like we're headed for a ninth consecutive season with at least a half-dozen NFL head coaches getting canned.
22:43 6 December 2021

Correction: Capricorn Studio Renaissance story

ATLANTA — In a story Dec. 3 about Mercer Music at Capricorn, The Associated Press reported erroneously that one of the co-founders of Capricorn Record...
20:31 5 December 2021

Kemp expected to pick Loeffler to succeed Isakson in Senate

ATLANTA — Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp has decided to appoint a Republican donor and financial services executive for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by...
19:04 2 December 2021

Harden scores 60 in 31 minutes, Rockets rout Hawks 158-111

HOUSTON — James Harden scored a season-high 60 points in 31 minutes and the Houston Rockets sent the struggling Atlanta Hawks to their 10th straight l...
3:36 1 December 2021

Fans of shootouts must have hated Week 12 in the NFL.

Fans of shootouts must have hated Week 12 in the NFL.
8:21 25 November 2021

NFL at 100: Belichick, Brady and Patriots dominate 2010s

A look at the 2010s, the NFL's 10th decade:
19:45 24 November 2021

NFL This Week: 49ers-Packers square off to highlight Week 12

Jimmy Garoppolo and the San Francisco 49ers refuse to look too far ahead on their schedule. Especially this week while staring at a showdown with Aaro...
22:23 23 November 2021

Pistons score 76 in first half, rout Hawks 128-103

DETROIT — Andre Drummond had 23 points and 15 rebounds, helping Detroit to a 128-103 win over the Atlanta Hawks on Friday night that included the Pist...
2:31 23 November 2021

Analysis: Warren has a plan to win support from black women

ATLANTA — Winning black female voters? On Thursday night in Atlanta, Sen. Elizabeth Warren showed she has a plan for that.
22:30 22 November 2021

Leading white Democrats court black votes; some find trouble

ATLANTA — Coming out of their debate in a key center of black America, the leading Democratic presidential contenders aimed Thursday for the party’s c...
5:12 22 November 2021

Buttigieg speaks at black college in push to boost support

ATLANTA — Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg told a crowd at Morehouse College that what black voters on the campaign trail most want to...
12:47 19 November 2021

Brees throws for 228 yards, 3 TDs as Saints beat Bucs 34-17

TAMPA, Fla. — The New Orleans Saints played with the urgency of a team determined to get back on track.
23:53 17 November 2021

Last minute-audible: Kaepernick workout moves to high school

RIVERDALE, Ga. — Colin Kaepernick’s saga took another surreal turn Saturday — a last-minute audible to nix an NFL-arranged workout and a quick dash 60...
2:23 17 November 2021