Georgia > Films Continue to Pump Money Into…

ATLANTA - When you see discussion of the upcoming movie Selma, don't just remember the event itself.  Also consider how the making of the movie brought money into Georgia through the state's motion picture industry.…

Georgia > South Becoming “Center for US Auto…

ATLANTA— The President of Mercedes-Benz USA believes the South has become the center for US automotive operations.  This was highlighted by the recent moves by Mercedes and expansion of Porsche's presence in metro Atlanta. Though…

Business > Coca-Cola to Cut up to 1800…

ATLANTA — Coca-Cola announced it will trim from 1,600 to 1,800 jobs in the coming months, including close to 500 alone at its Atlanta headquarters. Coca-Cola says it will cut the jobs to trim costs.  The world's…

Taylor County Solar Projects to be One of…

REYNOLDS -- A new solar energy collection facility in Taylor County, just outside Butler, will be among the largest single-site solar projects east of the Mississippi River. Flint Energies, located in Reynolds, will be one…

Top 3 Companies in Every State

Chip Harp, Valdosta Today Editor: The MSN News Site has ranked the top 3 companies in every state by market capitalization, or what each firm's stock is worth on the open market. In Georgia, Coca-Cola is by…

Americans, Let’s be Thankful that U.S. Oil is…

[caption id="attachment_18821" align="alignnone" width="630"] Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin is being pummeled by low oil prices. Russia needs crude oil to cost $101 a barrel to balance its budget. Brent crude now is priced at…

Possible Ag Regulations Considered

Lee Henderson, Newstalk 105.9 WVGA: ATLANTA -- As the nation’s fourth-biggest producer of fresh fruits and vegetables, Georgia opinions could carry some weight as the U.S. Food and Drug Administration considers regulations stemming from the…

Bank of America slapped with $250 million fine…

WASHINGTON -- Bank of America will have to pay over $250 million in civil fines related to manipulating its foreign exchange trading business. Bank of America was one of several banks investigated and charged by the…