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Bob Andres / Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP
Lericia Harris
May 01, 2019 - 9:56 am
A Gwinnett County stepmother has been sentenced to death for the murder of her stepdaughter. A jury handed down Georgia’s first death sentence in over five years to Tiffany Moss on Tuesday. She was convicted of starving ten-year-old Emani to death in the fall of 2013. Authorities say Emani weighed...
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AP Photo/Seth Wenig
April 30, 2019 - 8:55 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Democrat Stacey Abrams says she will not run for a U.S. Senate seat in 2020, dimming her party's hopes of a Senate majority and renewing speculation about her political future after last year's unsuccessful run for governor catapulted her to national acclaim. Abrams, 45, came...
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Roshonda Craig mother of T’Rhigi Diggs
Julien Virgin
Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
April 04, 2019 - 1:06 pm
WSBTV reporter Tyisha Fernandes broke a story 11 months ago of a mother who lost her 3 year old son to a single bullet in what was described as a drive-by shooting Fernandes brought Rashonda Craig, mother of T’Rhigi Diggs, to WAOK studios to get Real with Rashad Richey. During this tearjerking...
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WAOKAM: On-Demand
April 03, 2019 - 7:30 pm
The Georgia Senate passed the “Medical Marijuana Oil Bill”, so The Movement was honored to have the founder of Minorities 4 Medical Marijuana, Roz McCarthy join The Movement. With the help of guest host Sharon J Hill, Dr. Slaughter and Roz to discussed what this bill means and how it effects the...
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WAOKAM: On-Demand
March 26, 2019 - 8:45 pm
News & Talk 1380 WAOK is celebrating African-American women trailblazers for Women's History Month!


WAOK presents a special series. Sister Soul Talk, an interview series spotlighting influential women who demonstrate leadership in their respective industries and make an impact...
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PHOTO CREDIT: SEAN GARVEY OF ENTERCOM ATLANTA
News & Talk 1380 WAOK is celebrating African-American women trailblazers for Women's History Month! WAOK presents a special series called Sister Soul Talk , an interview series spotlighting influential women who demonstrate leadership in their respective industries and make an impact in our...
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Dressed as characters from the fictional tv show and book "The Handmaids Tail" (about a totalitarian society) protestors have been assembling at the GA Capitol
(Photo Credit: Erica Thomas)
Maria Boynton
March 14, 2019 - 5:50 pm
Room 450 inside the Georgia Capitol was crowded inside Thursday, with another 100 having to gather outside. It's where the Georgia Senate Science and Technology Committee is holding hearings on HB 481. (Photo Credit: Erica Thomas) The so-called "fetal heartbeat" bill would make it illegal for a...
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Autopsy indicates that 32 year old Antonio May (shown with 2 of his 3 sons) died of "excessive force" inside the Fulton County jail on September 11, 2018
(Photo from family of Antonio May)
Maria Boynton
March 12, 2019 - 6:11 pm
Antonio May, 32 years old from Macon, was the father of 3 sons, ages 13, 4, and 6. "They are amazing boys", according to family attorney Teddy Reese, "and they will never know what's it's like to have their father at a high school football game, they will never never know what it's like to have...
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Recent City Council work session on the Public Confidence & Accountability Legislation
(Photo Credit: @PresidentFeliciaMoore)
Maria Boynton
February 11, 2019 - 12:25 pm
Under regulations approved by Atlanta City Council, those using city-issued credit cards would have to abide by a list of terms. Also, legislation proposed by City Council President Felicia Moore calls for the creation of an Office of Independent Compliance. Both are among efforts, by the city's...
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