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Amanda Cooper
April 13, 2018 - 4:52 pm
Organizers are encouraging gun rights supporters to bring unloaded rifles to rallies at state capitols across the U.S. this weekend, pushing back against a wave of student-led gun violence protests that some see as a threat to the Second Amendment. A group called the National Constitutional...
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Amanda Cooper
April 12, 2018 - 6:30 pm
Earlier this week City of Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and COO Richard Cox announced the development of a tool that they say will allow anyone to search, follow, track and analyze the city's spending. Photo Credit-Amanda Cooper-Entercom Radio Atlanta The website is called Atlanta's Open...
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April 11, 2018 - 5:46 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — The Georgia Department of Transportation is partially responsible for a fire that caused a section of interstate to collapse last year in Atlanta, federal investigators said in a report released Wednesday. The National Transportation Safety Board said in the report that the...
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April 05, 2018 - 6:58 pm
Today the Atlanta Police Department held a press conference to provide more details regarding the body of Timothy Cunningham, the Atlanta CDC and Prevention Epidemiologist, that was last seen February 12th, 2018. Investigators reported that Cunningham's remains were discovered Tuesday in the...
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April 04, 2018 - 6:28 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — State officials say $330 million in refunds to Georgia Power customers have been approved as a result of President Donald Trump’s tax overhaul. News outlets report the Georgia Public Service Commission unanimously approved the refunds Tuesday to customers over the next three years...
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April 03, 2018 - 9:51 pm
Time stood still for millions on April 4th, 1968 when the world heard the news that Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. had been assassinated in Memphis TN at the Lorraine Hotel. As we commemorate the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination, three women who are embedded in the history...
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April 02, 2018 - 6:17 pm
An estimated half-a-million piedmont patients across Georgia must pay an out-of-network provider, due to Piedmont Healthcare ending its contract with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia. Chief consumer officer Jeff Gove says that three days of negotiations ended at midnight Saturday when Blue Cross...
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March 30, 2018 - 5:59 pm
Drivers in Georgia who are caught holding their cellphones while behind the wheel will soon be facing a fine. Pending the governor’s signature, Georgia will soon become the 16th state in the U.S. to enact a hands-free driving law. The House gave the bill final passage Thursday night, and under the...
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