Georgia has been a solidly Republican state for much of the past decade and there has been little good news for Democrats until now, with Jason Carter launching a bid for governor and joining Michelle Nunn on the ballot in 2014.
Heart-clogging trans fats were once a staple of the American diet, plentiful in baked goods, microwave popcorn and fried foods. Now, mindful of the health risks, the Food and Drug Administration is getting rid of what's left of them for good.
The trophies still might come, but not this year. The Sounders’ season ended meekly at Jeld-Wen Field, where the Timbers Army began partying in earnest after two first-half goals neutered Seattle’s comeback hopes.