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GBI: Food that sent 28 middle school students to hospital contained THC

ATLANTA - A lab test conducted by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation found THC in at least one food sample from Sandtown Middle School, where 28 students were sent to local hospitals last week after eating Valentine’s Day treats.


Popular radio host tased during traffic stop to sue city of Atlanta

Atlanta, GA (CBS46) There's new developments in the case of an Atlanta radio host who was tased during a traffic stop and then later released. Qri Montague says she plans to sue the city of Atlanta.

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East Atlanta Weekend Weather Forecast

EAST ATLANTA, GA — A quick heads up: Weather officials have issued a Flash Flood Watch for your area on Thursday, lasting from 2:14 pm to 7:00 pm. You can find more info from the National Weather Service here.


$80K worth of cocaine found in figurines at Atlanta airport

ATLANTA, Ind. — Agents said three pounds of cocaine were found in decorative figurines at Atlanta's airport, according to the U.S. Customs and Border Patrol. The figurines were found Tuesday night in the bags of a 24-year-old traveler who arrived at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport f


Three Sought In Atlanta Home Invasion, Homicide

ATLANTA -- Police have released surveillance video of three suspects sought in connection with a recent home invasion and homicide in SW Atlanta. The incident happened on Crumley Street.


North metro Atlanta mayors propose east-west transit plan

An east-west transit line across the top of metro Atlanta would be financially sound and could happen relatively quickly, a study commissioned by seven metro Atlanta mayors concluded.


The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

AGLCC Networking (top photo). Atlanta Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce hosts its networking happy hour, free for prospective members @ Twelve, 5:30 p.m. Flannel Friday. All the games and matchups on the screens, and all the sporty gays to watch it with @ Woofs, 12 noon.


Man shot moments after leaving church service in SW Atlanta

ATLANTA - Police are investigating after a man was shot after leaving a southwest Atlanta church service Wednesday night. Investigators told Channel 2 Action News that the victim saw someone trying to break into his car outside the All Nations Worship Assembly on Perkerson Road.


NEW DETAILS: Up to $10M stolen in Buckhead jewelry heist

Thieves who tied up the manager of a popular Buckhead jewelry store inside his Cobb County home last weekend while accomplices cleaned out his shop may have made off with as much as $10 million in jewelry, according to Channel 2 Action News.


Atlanta City Council aims to beef up scooter regulations as injuries abound

A stroll down most major city streets presents a glaring reality: Atlantans, by and large, aren’t abiding by the new e-scooter rules laid out by their city council. And while it may feel like the ubiquitous, rentable e-scooters have been here forever, they haven’t even been roaming Atlanta for an en


GDOT needs your help in solving region’s traffic woes

We all hate traffic and the congestion caused by too many vehicles on highways that have outlived their useful lives. At the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT), we’re motorists and residents of our local communities just like you. It is our responsibility to find solutions that improve qual


Several vehicles broken into overnight in SW Atlanta

Atlanta, GA (CBS46) Police have three suspects in custody and are searching for another after a series of vehicle break-ins in southwest Atlanta. Police say at least seven vehicles were broken into outside the Glenwood Park Lofts. Another two vehicles were stolen from Gwinnett County.

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Atlanta man jailed after allegedly exposing himself last Saturday

COVINGTON, Ga. - Covington police arrested a 24-year-old Atlanta man last Saturday after he allegedly exposed himself to a woman walking her dog. According to a Covington Police Department incident report, officers were dispatched to Conyers Street shortly before 6:30 p.m. Feb. 16 on a report of ind


New flood watch issued for parts of north Georgia

ATLANTA - If you're ready for an end to this rain -- you're going to have to wait a few more days. Light showers will continue throughout the day and more waves of rain will move through this evening and into tomorrow, with a focus over the north Georgia mountains.


Renderings: South of Atlanta, Pinewood Forest’s central hub aims to impress

Fifteen miles south of Atlanta’s airport, the Pinewood Forest mini-city concept aims to be nothing short of the country’s preeminent “live, create, and play community,” where creative types can spend leisure time among 100 acres of planned green space.


Flight headed to Atlanta hit by lightning, forced to make emergency landing

ATLANTA - A flight on its way to Atlanta was forced to make an emergency landing Tuesday afternoon after the plane was struck by lightning. According to a spokesperson at the Chattanooga airport, the Delta flight took off from Milwaukee and landed safely in Chattanooga around 4 p.m.


Delta contractor to lay off 1,100 workers at Atlanta airport

ATLANTA — A company that cleans the interior of passenger planes for Delta Air Lines says it's laying off more than 1,100 workers in Atlanta as the airline switches to a new contractor to perform the job.


South Georgia drug busts linked to Cuban drug organization

BURKE COUNTY, GA (WTOC) - The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has identified and dismantled numerous drug operations in South Georgia. On Tuesday, Feb. 19, the GBI’s Southeastern Regional Drug Task Force executed four simultaneous search warrants in Jenkins and Burke counties relating to an ongoing


Burglars caught on camera as DeKalb home robbed again

Investigators are searching for two people caught on camera burglarizing a man’s home which has been the site of three break-ins over the past year, DeKalb police said. According to incident reports obtained by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, thieves have stolen thousands of dollars worth of elect


Dorsey Alston top office for Buckhead home sales for 10th year

Buckhead-based Dorsey Alston, Realtors last week announced was the No. 1 office for Buckhead home sales for the 10th year. In 2018, the company led all other real estate offices in total volume sold and number of sales of single family homes in Area 21 — Buckhead — according to First Multiple Listin