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April 27, 2018 - 5:03 pm
STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. (AP) — A teenage boy in Georgia says he helped his neighbor jump from a burning building just before it collapsed. Antonio Senior says he ran over when he saw the fire early Friday and noticed a girl trapped on the third floor of an apartment building. He says he screamed for...
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April 27, 2018 - 12:20 am
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons went with another Alabama receiver for their offensive arsenal, picking Calvin Ridley with the 26th overall pick in the NFL draft on Thursday night. Ridley will join Julio Jones to provide an additional deep target for quarterback Matt Ryan in an...
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Maria Boynton
April 26, 2018 - 4:03 pm
The leader of Georgia's largest school system says he'd like for the district to move forward. DeKalb County Schools Superintendent Dr. Stephen Greene wants to put in the past the recent "sick out" by close to half of the system's almost 900 bus drivers. He was to meet with the drivers today. The...
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Fired DeKalb County Bus Drivers Speak Out About Unfair Treatment
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Amanda Cooper
April 26, 2018 - 4:00 pm
Three DeKalb County bus drivers who were fired last week for participating in the "sick out" and encouraging others to follow suit held a press conference at the bordering entrance of the DeKalb County administrative offices in Tucker GA. Supporters of the "sick out" stood in agreement with several...
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Lericia Harris
April 26, 2018 - 12:58 pm
The second annual " They Will Skate Again Atlanta " event happens Saturday April 28 at Kennesaw Skate Park. The gathering is presented by Life Rolls On which is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for young people affected by spinal cord injury. As part of the 2018...
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Amanda Cooper
April 25, 2018 - 6:32 pm
A woman with multiple sclerosis says Delta Air Lines employees tied her to a wheelchair with a blanket when they didn’t have a chair that could accommodate her disability. Maria Saliagas said that the airline usually provides a wheelchair with straps because she can’t sit up on her own Delta...
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Maria Boynton
April 24, 2018 - 6:53 pm
Atlanta City Council President Felicia Moore says "I'm sad for the city, and for what we're going through." Moore is referring to reports, by Atlanta television station Fox 5, that former Mayor Kasim Reed paid out more than $500,000 in bonuses and contest winnings during his last year in office. As...
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Amanda Cooper
April 24, 2018 - 4:55 pm
Former Mayor Kasim Reed is under fire again. This time he is being investigated for giving away over half a million dollars end of the year bonuses and contest give-a-ways at the annual employee Christmas party. FOX 5 reported that the bonuses ranged from $5,000 to 15,000 dollars per employee and...
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Maria Boynton
April 24, 2018 - 2:00 pm
Atlanta attorney Claud "Tex" McIver could be headed to prison for the rest of his life. That's among the sentencing options, with the decision to be announced on May 23. Monday, a 12-person panel of 7 women and 5 men, found McIver guilty of the September 2016 shooting death of his wife Diane. They...
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Amanda Cooper
April 24, 2018 - 10:46 am
Neo-Nazis exercised their first and second amendment rights in Greenville Street Park in Newnan Georgia. Video of Neo Nazi Rally in Newnan Georgia Members of the National Socialist Movement, a white nationalist organization that has been labeled a hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center,...
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