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COVID-19 Cases Rise After Memorial Day Weekend

Governors across the country re-opened businesses and lessened restrictions after COVID-19 numbers began to fall. After a sudden spike in coronavirus cases, Memorial Day Weekend may be to blame. The Georgia…

Mexico Sees Largest Single-Day Rise In Deaths, Cases

(CNN) - Mexico has recorded its largest single-day rises in both new COVID-19 cases and deaths since the start of the outbreak. Mexican health officials reported 3,455 new cases on Tuesday evening, for a total of 74,560. Authorities also…

AAA: Georgia Pump Prices Continue to Rise

NEWS RELEASE ATLANTA, GA., (May 18, 2020) — Georgia gas prices  increased slightly at the pump compared to a week ago.  Georgia motorists are now paying an average price of $1.66 per gallon for regular unleaded gasoline. Monday's state average is 2 cents more than a week ago, 2 cents less than…

Car Prices Rose Just 1% This Year

(CNN) - It's been a lousy year for car sales. Kelley Blue Book is reporting the average price for a light vehicle is up just one percent. Sales numbers are down more than two percent and vehicles are staying…

Study: Marijuana Use Rising Among College Students

(CNN) - College students are putting down cigarettes; in favor of joints. A study found marijuana usage is growing among young adults. Researchers looked at data from 2002 to 2016 to identify trends in smoking. Marijuana increased in popularity…

Vaping-Related Injuries/Deaths Rise

(CNN) - Cases of vaping-related lung disease continues to rise across the country. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say it has confirmed 1,888 cases. 37 people in 24 states have died. The CDC says the lung injuries…

Measles Cases Now At 1,241 In 31 States

(CNN) - The measles outbreak in the United States continues to grow. As of Thursday, the number of cases reached 1,241. That's according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. That's 7 cases more than the previous week.…

AAA: Georgia Gas Prices Rise 6 Cents

NEWS RELEASE ATLANTA, Ga., — Georgia gas prices are up this week compared to a week ago. Georgia motorists are now paying an average price of $2.60 per gallon for regular unleaded gasoline. Monday's state average is 6 cents more than a week ago, 7 cents more than this time last month,…

Doctor Seeing Rise In Patients With "Selfie Wrist"

(CNN) - If you're taking too many selfies for the sake of social media, you may want to cut back a little. That's because a San Francisco doctor says he's seeing a rise in "selfie wrist." Yeah, that's a…

Report: Credit Card Rates Rise Sharply

(CNN) - It's always a good idea to pay your credit card bill on time. But now it's costing you more if you don't. The interest credit cards charge on balances, also known as APR, has risen sharply this…