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Atlanta, Georgia is located in Fulton County. Zip codes in Atlanta, GA include 30363, 30327, and 30347. The median home price in Atlanta is $218,000 which is roughly $128/per square foot. More Atlanta information.

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1 hr ago | MyFoxAtlanta

GSU officer stabbed at Woodruff Park, APD officer shoots attacker

Officials confirm an Atlanta Police officer shot a man at Woodruff Park after the suspect assaulted a Georgia State University Police officer with a knife.

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1 hr ago | SFGate

Police: Man shot by officer after stabbing another

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4 hrs ago | Science Daily

Gang life brings deep health risks for girls

Being involved in a gang poses considerable health-related risks for adolescent African American girls, including more casual sex partners and substance abuse combined with less testing for HIV and less knowledge about preventing sexually transmitted diseases, according to a new study.

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8 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

APS gives West End urban farm one more year to operate on school property

Patchwork City Farms, shown above at Brown Middle School, was prepared to find a new home if APS didn't renew lease A well-regarded urban farm will continue operating at Brown Middle School after Atlanta Public Schools last week backed off a surprise decision not to renew its lease.

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10 hrs ago | Business Journal

New Atlanta airport master plan eyes new gates, sixth runway

New gates, a doubling of parking capacity and a sixth runway highlight a new master plan for Atlanta's airport unveiled by airport officials Wednesday.

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13 hrs ago | Patch.com

Phipps Plaza Carjacking Suspect Stays Behind Bars

The alleged mastermind behind a series of carjackings and robberies in Atlanta will stay incarcerated for the time being, a judge has ruled.

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15 hrs ago | Fox News

Are expired medications OK to take?

There is a lot of confusion surrounding expiration dates on over-the-counter and prescription drugs.

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19 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

Some 600 staffers offered buyouts at Turner Broadcasting

Some 600 employees have been offered buyouts and this is only the beginning of some significant cuts that are on the way.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

SavannahNow

On Food: Pat Branning honors Lowcountry in new edition of cookbook

When Pat Branning put together a spiral-bound collection of recipes as a fundraiser for St. Helena's Episcopal Church in 2009, she had no idea that she was taking her life in a completely new direction.

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MyFoxAtlanta

Two arrested in DeKalb carjacking, 77-year-old shot in head

Police said two men shot a 77-year-old man and injured another man driving an AT&T van following a carjacking in Lithonia.

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Business Journal

Kroger would anchor new project across from Lindbergh MARTA station

Kroger would anchor a roughly 10-acre project in Buckhead, the latest plan to redevelop aging apartments across from Lindbergh City Center and the MARTA station.

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Patch.com

Dead Dogs Wrapped in Plastic Discovered in Southwest Atlanta

A southwest Atlanta neighborhood has made three gruesome discoveries over the past six weeks, namely the bodies of dead dogs stuffed in bags and dumped on the side of the road.

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Patch.com

BBQ for Breast Cancer August 29 & 30 in Decatur

Order your BBQ for Labor Day weekend from the Chef & Owner of Joe's Catering and member of Team Boobie-Que for the Atlanta 2 Day Walk.

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Patch.com

Healthy Cooking Chefs, Authors Featured at AJC Decatur Book Festival

Food issues and healthy cooking authors and chefs will be featured at this weekend's 2014 Atlanta Journal-Constitution Decatur Book Festival presented by DeKalb Medical.

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USA Today

For National Dog Day: Our favorite dog videos

For National Dog Day: Our favorite dog videos It's National Dog Day! Here's a roundup of some of our favorite pups caught on camera.

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LiveDaily News

Garth Brooks breaks record with Chicago, Atlanta shows and ticket sales

Garth Brooks has added more dates to his fall comeback itinerary, making concert history by breaking ticket sales records, as well as consecutive show records.

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CBS Atlanta

Dead dogs wrapped in plastic left on city streets

Residents in an Atlanta neighborhood say they're alarmed after recent discoveries of dead dogs wrapped in plastic which have been left on roadsides.

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Daily Kos

Monday Murder Mystery: Cop Town, by Karin Slaughter

Women learned to swear in the 1970s. Not that we never had before, but until the late 60s, it was rare to hear profanity from women who were still called girls if they were under 65, and ladies if they were older.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

WTOC-TV Savannah

Road signs call on Atlanta mayor to cut drug crime

The bright red signs are hard to miss and their message is hard to mistake, both urging Mayor Kasim Reed to stop the drug dealers who plague Revere Drive.

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MyFoxAtlanta

Domestic dispute leads to fire captain arrest

According to an incident report, police were called out to the Omni Hotel, located on Marietta Street in Atlanta, early Sunday morning around 2:30 a.m. Shellie Bennett, the victim, told a hotel security officer she had just gotten in a fight with her husband, 50-year-old Joseph Richard Bennett Jr. The security officer called police.

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