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Construction Begins On Big Covington Film Studio

Sep 25, 2017
David Goldman / Associated Press

A nearly 200-acre film studio and entertainment complex planned for Covington cleared a huge hurdle this week by securing its final permits. Construction was scheduled to break ground Sept. 20.

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In this Feb. 27, 2013, file photo, hands type on a computer keyboard in Los Angeles.
Damian Dovarganes, File / Associated Press

A global privacy management software company will create 500 jobs over the next few years and invest $5 million in an expansion of its facility in Fulton County.

Gov. Nathan Deal said Thursday that OneTrust, by reinvesting in Georgia's strategic resources and talent pool, will grow its access to the global market and reach its customer base more efficiently.

Jaime Henry-White / Associated Press file

A U.S. trade panel has ruled that low-cost solar panels imported from China and other countries have caused serious injury to American manufacturers, raising the possibility of the Trump administration imposing tariffs that could double the price of solar panels from aboard.

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Friday's vote by the International Trade Commission was unanimous. The trade commission has until mid-November to recommend a remedy to President Donald Trump, with a final decision on tariffs expected in January.

How Does Atlanta Stack Up In Quest For Amazon HQ?

Sep 15, 2017
Jordan May / WABE

As Atlanta joins dozens of cities in the frenzy to land Amazon’s North American headquarters, clear advantages include its relative affordability, its strong logistics hub, and growing number of walkable, transit-oriented development sites.

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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is raising speculation that Harriet Tubman's future on the $20 bill could be in jeopardy.

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In a CNBC interview, Mnuchin on Thursday avoided a direct answer when asked whether he supported the decision made by the Obama administration to replace Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill with Tubman, the 19th century African-American abolitionist who was a leader in the Underground Railroad.