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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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2 hrs ago | The Raw Story

Georgia cop accused of killing woman he met online, then burning her body

An Atlanta police officer is accused of killing a woman he met through an online hookup website and then set her body on fire.

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2 hrs ago | AllHipHop.com

Will Packer and Taraji P. Henson Host Atlanta No Good Deed Advance Screening

Wednesday night Atlanta's own filmmaker Will "Power" Packer held a private press screening for his new film, No Good Deed.

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6 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

Family sues Georgia police after death in custody

The family of a man who died after Atlanta-area police used stun guns on him has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the former officers and the city, the family's lawyer said.

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6 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

Family sues Georgia police after death in custody

The family of a man who died after Atlanta-area police used stun guns on him has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the former officers and the city, the family's lawyer said.

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9 hrs ago | Cross Roads News

Boyer to plead guilty to federal mail, ...

Former District 1 Commissioner Elaine Boyer is free on $25,000 bond after being charged with federal mail and wire fraud on Aug. 26 Former DeKalb Commissioner Elaine Boyer - who abruptly resigned Aug. 25, a day before she was to appear in federal court on mail fraud conspiracy and wire fraud charges alleging she bilked taxpayers of more than ... (more)

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13 hrs ago | Business Journal

High Museum of Art receives $2.5 million gift for folk art initiatives

Atlanta business executive Dan Boone and his late wife Merri Boone gave The High Museum of Art $2.5 million to support and expand the museum's folk and self-taught art initiatives.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

MyFoxAtlanta

1 dead in multi-vehicle crash on Moreland Avenue

Police are investigating a fatal accident in DeKalb County. According to police one person died in the multi-vehicle crash on Moreland Avenue Thursday night.

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Alabama Live

An easy 2013 sell-out, Alabama's Atlanta opener still has 1,000-plus seats for sale

Fans pile into the Georgia Dome lobby on their way to the game. Alabama football fans hit Atlanta for the Crimson Tide's season opener against the Virginia Tech Hokies in the Georgia Dome on Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013.

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Patch.com

Trio Sought in Piedmont Avenue Assault and Robbery

According to Crime Stoppers Greater Atlanta, a man was beaten and robbed near Piedmont Avenue by three attackers on Aug. 14. Following the robbery, the trio stopped in at a QuikTrip convenience store off of Chamblee-Tucker Road and used the victim's credit card to pay for items.

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Examiner.com

The week ahead: Find the blues in and around Atlanta September 1-7, 2014

It's time to look ahead to the coming week and see what the blues has in store for Atlanta and the surrounding area.

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Patch.com

Atlanta Cop Wanted for Murder Arrested at Airport

An Atlanta police officer who is considered the prime suspect in the murder of a woman in Hapeville was arrested at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport on Thursday.

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WTOC-TV Savannah

Homeowner pistol whipped during robbery, house guest missing

DeKalb County police are trying to track down a house guest who went missing during a home invasion-style robbery early Thursday morning near southeast Atlanta.

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Customer Interaction Solutions

City of Atlanta's MARTA Selects BRS Labs as Provider of Artificial...

Behavioral Recognition Systems, Inc. , creator of AISight , the artificial intelligence-based analytics solution that teaches itself to recognize and alert on unexpected patterns within massive volumes of data, continues its rapid growth in the mass transit industry as more agencies choose to implement the award-winning behavioral recognition ... (more)

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Creative Loafing Atlanta

Snake charmer

Costumed folks will fill the streets of Atlanta this weekend as Dragon Con, Decatur Book Festival, and other events take place around the city.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Atlanta Parent

Ahoy, matey!Here are some ideas for swashbuckling fun.

No wonder kids love pirates they get to find buried treasure and sail upon the sea.

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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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SFGate

Police: Man shot by officer after stabbing another

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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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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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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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