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Delta CEO says the company won’t take a stance on anti-abortion laws: ‘This is something that the courts need to settle and resolve, not c...

A growing number of companies are threatening to pull activities out of Georgia and states with tough laws or encourage lawmakers to reverse the bans.
Abortion rights activists rally in front of the US Supreme Court in Washington, DC in May 2019 and an inset of a screenshot from the "Don't Ban Equality" ad placed in The New York Times.

187 companies, including Bloomberg, Tinder, and Ben & Jerry’s, teamed up to slam abortion restrictions sweeping Southern states

Postmates, Slack, and Yelp were also among those that signed a full-page ad in The New York Times that said abortion restrictions harmed employees.
"Avengers: Endgame" filmed in Georgia.

You probably didn’t realize these 33 movies and TV shows all shot in Georgia, and it shows just how much the state could lose by passing its abo...

The Peach State has become a center for productions because of tax incentives, but producers are starting to reevaluate that relationship.
Protesters demonstrate in front of the U.S. Supreme Court in the morning as the court takes up a major abortion case focusing on whether a Texas law that imposes strict regulations on abortion doctors and clinic buildings interferes with the constitutional right of a woman to end her pregnancy, in Washington March 2, 2016.

Abortion bans are popping up all around the US. Here are the states that have passed new laws to challenge Roe v. Wade in 2019.

In the months of April and May alone, the governors of Ohio, Georgia, and Alabama signed some of the most restrictive abortion bans in the US.
John Martin Hill

Police say a man scammed a Georgia woman out of $80,000 after agreeing to marry her within a week of meeting on Match.com

35-year-old John Martin Hill was arrested by Tennessee authorities on suspicion of scamming a Georgia woman out of $80,000 in a romance scheme.
FILE PHOTO: March for Reproductive Freedom in Montgomery

Prosecutors in Georgia and Utah say they won’t enforce abortion laws in their states

District attorneys in Utah and Georgia have come forward saying they won't enforce strict new abortion laws in their states, raising legal questions.

A woman fled her vehicle after finding a spider in her lap, and the car ended up at the bottom of a river

The woman, who has not been identified, is working with her car insurance provider to recover the vehicle from the Etowah River in Georgia.

A billionaire commencement speaker at a Georgia college announced that he will pay off the Class of 2019’s student loans

Robert F. Smith announced in his commencement speech at a Georgia men's college that he would wipe the graduating class' student debt.
A file photo of a sheepshead fish.

A horrifying fish with human-looking teeth was found in Georgia

The remains of the sheepshead fish — known for its several rows of teeth used to crack and crush shellfish — were found off the coast of Georgia.

People are calling for boycotts of Georgia and Alabama over anti-abortion bills, and Hollywood stars are threatening to pull their projects from the s...

Georgia and Alabama are poised to enact two of the most restrictive abortion laws in the country, so opponents are mounting boycotts of the state.