US probes 4 deaths in Hyundai-Kia cars when air bags failed

Air bags in some Hyundai and Kia cars failed to inflate in crashes and four people are dead. Now the U.S. government’s road safety...

USDA Decides Not to Impose Additional Regulatory Requirements for Organic Producers and Handlers

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) last week announced the decision to withdraw the Organic Livestock and Poultry Practices (OLPP) final rule published on...

Georgia ranks 23rd among states in tax rates

GA ranks 23rd among the 50 states in tax rates

Georgia court rules against Fiat Chrysler in Jeep fire case

Georgia’s highest court has ruled against Fiat Chrysler, which had appealed a $40 million verdict awarded to the family of a 4-year-old boy who died in a Jeep fire.

Ex-Equifax executive charged with insider trading

A former Equifax executive who sold stock for nearly $1 million before the company’s massive data breach was publicly announced faces insider trading charges.

It’s Flood Safety Preparedness Week!

Flood Safety Preparedness Week in Georgia is March 11‐16, and Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens wants to remind Georgians that a flood insurance policy can...

Vandalism blamed for hazardous Georgia chemical spill

The spokesman for a Georgia county says vandals are to blame for a hazardous chemical spill.

Georgia grower named to USDA Egg Board

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced last week the appointment of 11 members and 10 alternates to serve on the American Egg Board....

Georgia gov: Facebook to put $750M data center near Atlanta

Facebook is investing $750 million over the next five years to build a huge data center outside of Atlanta as the demand for data storage continues to increase.