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'Awakenings' author, neurologist Oliver Sacks dies at 82

'Awakenings' author, neurologist Oliver Sacks dies at 82

By MALCOLM RITTERAP Science Writer NEW YORK (AP) - Dr. Oliver Sacks, whose books like "The Man Who Mistook His Wife For a Hat" probed distant

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Presidential candidates focus on the South

Presidential candidates focus on the South

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - As we approach the presidential election, the South continues to make history with the number of candidates campaigning between Georgia and South

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Community remembers beloved attorney, Sage Brown

Community remembers beloved attorney, Sage Brown

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - It was a heartfelt ceremony at Jonesville Baptist Church, to honor 68-year-old Sage Brown - a man his family says was a true fighter

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Tropical Storm Fred forms near Africa

Tropical Storm Fred forms near Africa

Tropical Storm Fred formed off the coast of Africa early Sunday. Conditions are favorable for it to strength. (Source: National Hurricane Center) (RNN) - Tropical Storm

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TV academy, actors union toast diversity at pre-Emmy party

TV academy, actors union toast diversity at pre-Emmy party

By SANDY COHENAP Entertainment Writer BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - With hit shows like "Empire," ''black-ish" and "How to Get Away With Murder," diversity is the

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BCSO investigating Burton shooting

BCSO investigating Burton shooting

BURTON, SC (WTOC) - The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that happened at a home on Milledge Village Road in Burton, Saturday afternoon. Police

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Operation New Hope held to find homes for dogs

Operation New Hope held to find homes for dogs

CHATHAM CO., GA (WTOC) - Some families got a little bigger this weekend, as they brought dogs home from the Humane Society's 36th class of Operation

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Fan killed in fall during Yankees' win over Braves

Fan killed in fall during Yankees' win over Braves

By CHARLES ODUMAP Sports Writer ATLANTA (AP) - A fan died after falling from the upper deck at Turner Field during the seventh inning as the

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Loved ones gather to remember attorney, civil rights pioneer Sage Brown

Loved ones gather to remember attorney, civil rights pioneer Sage Brown

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - On Saturday, family and friends said their final goodbyes to a Savannah attorney and civil rights pioneer. Sage Brown's funeral was held at

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MA newlywed claims $4M lottery ticket day after wedding

MA newlywed claims $4M lottery ticket day after wedding

Timothy Sullivan with his daughter and new wife, Tanya, after claiming the lottery prize. (Source: Massachusetts State Lottery, CNN) (CNN) - A Massachusetts postal worker and

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Police investigate motive in ambush of Houston area deputy

Police investigate motive in ambush of Houston area deputy

HOUSTON (AP) - Investigators were trying to determine Sunday what may have motivated a 30-year-old man accused of ambushing a uniformed suburban Houston sheriff's deputy

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Shark takes a bite out of CA surfer's board

Shark takes a bite out of CA surfer's board

Surfer Elinor Dempsey talks about nearly missing a shark attack - when the shark took a bite out of her board, instead. (Source: KEYT/CNN) MORRO BAY,

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One Person Dead after Shooting in Long County

One Person Dead after Shooting in Long County

According to Long County Police, officers responded to a call of someone possibly shot around 11 p.m. on Virginia Lane. Officials say one person is dead from that

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Both lanes of Westbound I-16 Closed due to Two Separate Vehicle Crashes

Both lanes of Westbound I-16 Closed due to Two Separate Vehicle Crashes

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - According to Savannah-Chatham Metro Police both lanes of I-16 Westbound at Chatham Parkway and I-516  are closed due to a two vehicle crash. Metro police

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Man dies after fall from deck at Braves game

Man dies after fall from deck at Braves game

The Atlanta Braves expressed the organization's condolences after a fan died in a fall from an upper deck. (Source: Twitter/Michael Wade/CNN) ATLANTA (Twitter/Michael Wade/CNN) - A

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Man dies after fall from upper deck at Atlanta Braves game

Man dies after fall from upper deck at Atlanta Braves game

A "grave condition" is how police described a man who fell from an upper deck at a baseball game. (Source: Twitter/Michael Wade/CNN) ATLANTA (Twitter/Michael Wade/CNN) -

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Ogeechee Riverkeeper celebrates 10th anniversary

Ogeechee Riverkeeper celebrates 10th anniversary

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - Supporters of the Ogeechee Riverkeeper marked their tenth anniversary this evening at their annual meeting. The attendees were informed about the progress and

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High tides affect Tybee Island

High tides affect Tybee Island

A yellow flag flew above Tybee as high tides caused problems across the island. Wash outs and standing water were reported, but more issues may

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Immigration shift shows India, China outpacing Mexico

Immigration shift shows India, China outpacing Mexico

By JAMIE STENGLEAssociated Press DALLAS (AP) - Siddharth Jaganath wanted to return to India after earning his master's degree at Texas' Southern Methodist University. Instead, he

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