The Macon-Bibb County Commission will consider decriminalizing marijuana possession for less than one ounce. If the proposal is approved, a person would pay a fine instead of being charged with misdemeanor possession.
Kings Park was once a sought-after neighborhood for black residents in Bibb County, but blight and crime have taken over as renters have moved in. The neighborhood association hopes to save the community.
Some prominent Democratic leaders believe female candidates such as Elizabeth Warren, Kamala Harris, Amy Klobuchar and Kirsten Gillibrand are facing sexist double standards in the 2020 presidential race.
Minnesota boys will be allowed to compete alongside girls on high school dance teams starting the next school year, following the settlement of a lawsuit against the Minnesota State High School League that claimed sexual discrimination.
Thailand's state Election Commission has agreed to investigate whether the leader of a popular new political party that ran a strong third in last month's general election may not have been qualified to run as a candidate.
State officials say drivers crossing Rhode Island's Newport Pell Bridge have racked up $9.6 million in unpaid tolls, fees and fines in the last six years, and there is often little the state Turnpike and Bridge Authority can do to go after them.
Walgreens has decided to ban tobacco sales to minors several weeks after a federal official called the drugstore chain a top violator of laws restricting access to cigarettes, smokeless tobacco and other products.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is calling for naming a new settlement in the Golan Heights after President Donald Trump out of gratitude for the White House's recognition of Israeli sovereignty over the territory.
Stacey Abrams, Democratic candidate for Georgia's governor's race, said she "acknowledges" Brian Kemp's win in the race. She also announced that she'll be filing a "major federal lawsuit" against the state Georgia's mismanagement of the election.