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  1. O'Dwyer Homes Welcomes Two New Home Specialist to Quickly...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | PR.com

    ... & love being a part of each of my client's home buying or selling experience. Many of my clients are relocating to Atlanta from other parts of the country. I love introducing them to Atlanta," says Deb. "I am happy to be representing O'Dwyer Homes, ...

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  2. Three men purposely hit a man's car in order to rob himRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MyFoxAtlanta

    Atlanta police say the victims were driving on Marietta Blvd when three suspects traveling in a silver-white colored Ford Explorer rear ended the vehicle. That's when investigators say two armed men approached the driver that was hit and demanded he hand over his phone, keys and wallet.

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  3. Ga. teacher who let students have sex is closet should be fired, school tribunal agreesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    A school tribunal in Metro Atlanta, Georgia, has backed the firing of a teacher accused of letting students have sex in a storage closet in his classroom. The panel voted to affirm the superintendent's recommendation to fire Quentin Martavious Wright, 25, who coached basketball and taught math at The Champion School in Stone Mountain, DeKalb County schools officials said Friday.

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  4. NFL Player Kills Girlfriend's Dog Over "Jealousy"Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KMVT Twin Falls

    Atlanta, Georgia It's a bizarre story of jealousy, an NFL player and a dog. The Atlanta Falcons released linebacker prince Shembo Friday, after he was charged with felony aggravated cruelty to animals.

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  5. Make My DayA 2010 Winter Olympics PreviewRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... inspired others to make it. Zinn encouraged his students at Spelman, an all-black women's college in then-segregated Atlanta, to request books from the segregated public libraries. He helped coordinate sit-ins at downtown cafeterias. Among his ...

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  6. Big 12 will share record revenueRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Austin American-Statesman

    DECEMBER 31: The TCU Horned Frogs take the field for their game against the Ole Miss Rebels during the Chik-fil-A Peach Bowl at Georgia Dome on December 31, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. The Big 12 Conference announced Friday that it was distributing a record amount of revenue to its 10 member schools.

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  7. VCU Basketball releases non-conference scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... Middle Tennessee State on Dec. 2 starts a three-game road swing that includes back-to-back games against ACC foes in Atlanta. On Dec. 6, the Rams will face-off against Florida State in Philips Arena and travel back on Dec. 15 to take on Georgia Tech ...

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  8. Coal ash concern grows in Georgia following North Carolina disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WTVM

    Earlier in May, North Carolina-based Duke Energy received about $100 million worth of fines for allowing coal ash to flow into the Dan River, contaminating the water. Now, concern about a similar disaster occurring near Atlanta is growing, fueled by attention to Duke Energy's plan to move their coal ash from South Carolina to a landfill in Banks County, Georgia.

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  9. Falcon waived after alleged dog killingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Philly.com

    The Atlanta Falcons released Prince Shembo on Friday after the football player was charged with aggravated animal cruelty in the killing of his girlfriend's dog, the team said. The Yorkie died after Shembo, 23, an outside linebacker drafted by the Falcons in 2014, told the girlfriend he kicked her dog while alone with the pet at his suburban Atlanta apartment on April 15, according to Gwinnett County Police.

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  10. Paralyzed Hialeah man flown to Emory University thanks to donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Local10.com

    A Hialeah man who was paralyzed after what was supposed to be a day of fun at Dania Beach was flown to Emory University in Atlanta thanks to donations. GLASS AND SHRAPNEL.

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  11. Following home invasion, Buckhead Coalition offers rewardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... protected against," coalition President Sam Massell said. Massell thanked Maj. Van Hobbs, commander of the Atlanta Police Department's Zone 2, which includes Buckhead, for deploying strategic manpower methods throughout the neighborhoods to prevent ...

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  12. 3 things we learned from Atlanta Braves' 4-2 loss to Giants on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | Alabama Live

    San Francisco Giants relief pitcher Santiago Casilla, center, and catcher Buster Posey, right, are greeted by their teammates at the end of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves on Friday, May 29, 2015, in San Francisco. San Francisco won 4-2.

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  13. Athletes awarded for positive attitudesRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | John's Creek Herald

    ... sports. Winners of the awards received a certificate, T-shirt and tickets to the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta as well as tickets to an Atlanta Braves game. Handing out the certificates was two-time Super Bowl winner and Atlanta native ...

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  14. Concern about coal ash grows in Georgia following North Carolina disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Earlier in May, North Carolina-based Duke Energy received about $100 million worth of fines for allowing coal ash to flow into the Dan River, contaminating the water. Now, concern about a similar disaster occurring near Atlanta is growing, fueled by attention to Duke Energy's plan to move their coal ash from South Carolina to a landfill in Banks County, Georgia.

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  15. Meet Fulton County's Pets Of The WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... r call 404-613-0357 . To view dogs or cats available for adoption, please visit the shelter at 860 Marietta Blvd NW, Atlanta, 30318 or go to www.fultonanimalservices.com/adopt .

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  16. Navigating the East Lake MARTA stationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    East of downtown Atlanta and near downtown Decatur, the East Lake MARTA station is a quiet, neighborhood station. The area is popular with young families and professionals with plentiful parks and relatively affordable housing options.

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  17. Five developers named finalists for Georgia World Congress Center hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... estimated to be $207 million to $245 million. If built at 1,200 rooms, the hotel would be one of the very largest in Atlanta. The city's largest hotel, the Atlanta Marriott Marquis, has 1,569 rooms, followed by No. 2 Hyatt Regency Atlanta with 1,260 ...

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  18. LifeLine Providing Free Rabies Shots at District 9 Outreach Event...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Patch.com

    LifeLine Animal Project is excited to announce our participation in a District 9 Outreach Event this Saturday, May 30th, at the Word of God Ministries, 3120 Donald Lee Howowell Parkway, Atlanta, 30318. We'll be providing several hundred pets with free rabies vaccinations, spay/neuter vouchers and more, so please join us! Free dog food will also be provided.

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  19. Black Kos, Week In ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... organic chemistry and earned his B.S. degree in 1934. His Wiley professors helped him acquire a scholarship to Atlanta to work on his next degree. With only $1.65 in his pocket, McBay immediately took a job in the Atlanta University dining hall so ...

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  20. Suicides rising as Chinaa s corruption crackdown expandsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    ... tell if all of them are linked," said Wedeman, who directs the China studies program at Georgia State University in Atlanta. It is also difficult to determine if the suicide rate among officials has spiked significantly, given the lack of a baseline ...

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