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Mayor Bottoms
WAOK
WAOK Staff
May 31, 2020 - 1:38 pm
Mayor Bottoms: ‘If you protested last night, get Covid test this week’
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National Guard
USA Today
WAOK Staff
May 31, 2020 - 11:29 am
Georgia Governor Brian Kemp, signed and executive order authorizing the deployment of up to 3,000 national guard troops statewide.
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Police barricade outside CNN Center Atlanta
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Maria Boynton
May 30, 2020 - 2:13 am
Two men. One Black. One White. They join hands hoisted into the air as a sign of solidarity. They fly a flag too that reads “Black Lives Matter”. But, this was definitely the calm before the storm.
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Kenny Kuhn
May 30, 2020 - 12:01 am
CNN Center in Atlanta became the target of rogue demonstrators marching in protest to the death of George Floyd Friday night, which initially started peacefully. Read the full story now.
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Class of 2020
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Amanda Cooper
May 25, 2020 - 10:19 pm
Since the beginning of the 2019-2020 school year, many high school and college seniors have looked forward to walking across the stage. However, due to the coronavirus pandemic, family and friends are celebrating their graduate’s educational milestone in groups of ten or less, virtually, or...
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Atlanta Police Arresting Minors For Selling Water
Rashad Richey
The Rashad Richey Morning Show
May 25, 2020 - 12:22 pm
Recently, footage of what appeared to be young teens being arrested by the Atlanta Police Department for selling water surfaced.
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A long line extends outside the Ross store in McDonough GA as customers await their turn to enter
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Maria Boynton
May 24, 2020 - 10:08 pm
“If you make them stand outside you are responsible for social distancing and staffing to monitor”, says metro Atlanta lawmaker Elton Alexander. The Stockbridge City Council member became concerned over the weekend, when he saw pictures circulating on social media. They were photos from outside...
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WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 19: U.S. Vice President Mike Pence speaks at the daily coronavirus briefing at the White House on April 19, 2020 in Washington, DC.
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Maria Boynton
May 21, 2020 - 12:12 am
Vice President Mike Pence is scheduled to visit Atlanta Friday. Pence will be in town to meet with Governor Brian Kemp about Georgia’s efforts at reopening in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Pence is also expected to meet restauranteurs at the Waffle House headquarters in Norcross, a surburb...
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Atlanta Mayor Bottoms has extended orders related to COVID-19 for 60 days.
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Maria Boynton
May 19, 2020 - 6:29 pm
June 30th is the new deadline for some COVID-19 orders previously issued by Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms. In March a 60-day reprieve had been granted against evictions and utility cutoffs. It was due to expire soon.
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