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Combs, other celebs say goodbye to Kim Porter with fireworks

Nov. 25, 2018 4:28 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ga. (AP) — Fireworks marked the end of the graveside service at the funeral of Kim Porter, the longtime former girlfriend of music mogul Sean "Diddy" Combs. The funeral was held Saturday in Porter's hometown of Columbus, Georgia, at a megachurch that can seat 2,500. The Ledger-Enquirer reported...

Classic matchup: New York vs Atlanta United in MLS playoffs

Nov. 24, 2018 4:13 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — This has all the makings of an MLS Cup final. The New York Red Bulls and Atlanta United are the two best teams in Major League Soccer. Their battle for the Supporters' Shield went down to the final day of the regular season . The Red Bulls totaled the most points in league history, with...

Georgia law enforcement helicopter crashes in Alabama river

Nov. 16, 2018 11:11 PM EST

CLANTON, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say divers have recovered the fuselage of a Georgia law enforcement helicopter that crashed into a river in Alabama, but they have spotted no signs of survivors. The Chilton County Sheriff's Office said on its Facebook page that dives were suspended Friday night because of...