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Georgia shattered its record for new COVID-19 cases for the second day in a row Thursday, as calls grew for Gov. Brian Kemp to take swift action to contain the virus’ alarming spread. Read more

The NFL will cut its exhibition schedule in half and push back the start of exhibition play so teams have more time to train following an all-virtual offseason made necessary by the coronavirus pandemic, a person with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press.

Even though the world is slowly opening up, a large majority of Atlantans will spend their summer vacations and weekends at home. But that doesn’t mean the backyard can’t offer a variety of activities — and you don’t even need a pool.

The city of Jacksonville, Florida, where mask-averse President Donald Trump plans to accept the Republican nomination in August, ordered the wearing of face coverings Monday, joining the list of state and local governments reversing course to try to beat back a resurgence of the coronavirus.