Congress passed a status quo Planned Parenthood spending bill on Wednesday just hours to spare before a possible shutdown. The majority of House Republicans voted against allowing federal funding to continue to flow to Planned Parenthood. Most of Georgia's House Republicans voted no and Georgia's two senators voted for the "clean" funding bill, eager to avoid a shutdown. Read more.
4. Falcons' 3-0 start boosts hopes for playoffs
First-year coach Dan Quinn opened the season with a 3-0 record. The Atlanta team is one of seven still undefeated in the NFL. Read more.
5. Two Ga. schools make top 100 best universities in the world
According to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015-16, Georgia Tech ranked at No. 41 and Emory University ranked at No. 90 of the world's best universities. Read more.