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Jennine Capo Crucet cancelled her second speaking engagement.

A Cuban-American author canceled her speaking event on diversity at a Georgia university after students were filmed burning her book

At a speaking Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, a white student accused her of not understanding white privilege.
Students burned books written by a Latina professor after she urged them in a lecture to think about their white privilege.

College students burned a Latina professor’s book after she urged them to think about their white privilege

A Georgia Southern University spokesperson told Insider burning was within students' First Amendment rights but didn't align with the school's values.
Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries Biologist John Odenkirk handles a large northern snakehead fish aboard his stunboat in waters off the Potomac River, Virginia May 23, 2013.

In case you didn’t have enough to worry about, there are now fish that can walk on land

As an invasive species that can outcompete native wildlife, Georgia officials are advising residents that find the fish to "kill it immediately."
Laquana Ross said in an interview with CNN affiliate WSB that she's not mad at the VA but wants to see change.

The VA has put 9 people on leave while it investigates how a Vietnam vet was found covered in ants at a VA facility twice in his last 2 days

Joel Marrable died at the age of 73 at the Eagles' Nest Community Living Center in the Atlanta VA Medical Center. Now the agency is investigating.

The sailors trapped on the capsized container ship in Georgia ‘were being cooked’ inside the vessel as temperatures reached 150 degrees

The last four crew members were rescued from the toppled ship Monday night in St. Simons Sound, Georgia.

A massive cargo ship flipped over near a Georgia port, leaving 4 crew members missing

Four missing crew members were still believed to be aboard the ship Sunday after initial rescue efforts, but a fire stalled rescuers' progress.

Hurricane Dorian brought a 23-foot-high wall of water to parts of the Bahamas. Here’s what a storm surge is and why it’s so dangerous.

Dorian's storm surge could flood coastal communities in Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina with 4 to 7 feet of water.

A 360-pound alligator that snuck up on a kayaker was captured after a 3-hour hunt

The alligator chased Bo Storey out of the pond. Hours later, it was caught because it was deemed to be a nuisance due to its size and demeanor.
Fayette County High School.

After a Georgia teenager reported a sexual assault to her school administrators, she says she was expelled for ‘sexual impropriety.’ Now ...

The teenager’s lawsuit agains the Fayette County Board of Education was filed by the National Women’s Law Center, a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit.
The author, Emma Witman, moved from a liberal city to a small town in Georgia to work at the local newspaper.

I’m a liberal who moved to a conservative town — here are the most shocking things I discovered about how conservatives see the world...

Many of my political views were challenged during my time in a conservative town, and I was shocked to discover certain aspects of life there.