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Woman stops feeding ex-boyfriend’s dog after breakup, left it to die, | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic
LAURENS COUNTY, S.C. -A woman upset over the breakup with her boyfriend, stopped feeding and caring for the dog he left at her house for more than a month.
Crews battling two-alarm fire in Downtown Atlanta building
ATLANTA- Atlanta Fire and rescue crews are on the scene of a fire in the old Southern Railway Building in downtown Atlanta.The two-alarm fire broke out on the fourth floor of the building.
UPDATE: 2 men who drowned at Tybee Island part of Atlanta music scene
ATLANTA- The body of a second drowning victim from Atlanta was recovered off Tybee Island Wednesday night, two days after the two disappeared from a south beach sandbar,according to our partners at the AJC.
Late night lane closures on I-285 in Cobb begin Friday
Buy NowWestbound traffic on Interstate 285, right, may experience some slowdowns this weekend approaching the Atlanta Road interchange as three left lanes are set to be closed from 9 p.m. Friday through 5 a.m. Monday. / File-Everett CattsEverett Catts
Convicted murderer who kidnapped, assaulted woman could soon be free
On April 10, 1993, the Smyrna woman was waiting for a bus when Wise and his half-brother, Lonnie Brown kidnapped, beat, sexually assaulted and choked her to death with a dog chain. In the early morning hours of April 11, 1993, the pair then dumped her lifeless body in a rural area in South Cobb Coun
JUST IN: Woman, child killed in car accident in Fulton County, police confirm
A woman and a child died after a car wreck in Fulton County Thursday afternoon, police confirmed.The accident occurred on Fulton Industrial Boulevard near Campbellton Road around 5:30 p.m., Fulton County police Lt. Scott McBride told Channel 2 Action News.
Inmates use drainpipe to escape jail
LaGRANGE, GA-- Two men escaped from a county jail overnight – and the manner of their escape is raising some eyebrows. It happened in Troup County, southwest of Atlanta about halfway to Columbus. Investigators say the inmates cut a hole into a ceiling in their cellblock, then escaped to the roof.The
The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend
One two, you know what to do. Three, four, come on through that door. Five, six, get your LGBTQ fix of events in Atlanta that light a spark in your behind and put the gay in your day.
Atlanta Civil Rights icons Rep. John Lewis and Dr. Bernice King praise Aretha Franklin
“When she sang, she embodied what we were fighting for, and her music strengthened us. It revived us. When we would be released from jail after a non-violent protest, we might go to a late night club and let the music of Aretha Franklin fill our hearts."
Former City of Atlanta Deputy Chief of Staff Katrina Taylor-parks pleads guilty to accepting bribes | The Atlanta Voice
In a news conference early Wednesday afternoon, US Attorney Byung J. Pak said Taylor-Parks agreed to cooperate in their ongoing investigation. Prosecutors said they will recommend a sentence for her in November, partly based on how helpful she’s been.
Atlanta property company sues R. Kelly for $203K in damages to homes
Fred J. Rushing and Heather L. Johnson — two attorneys with RBBS, LLC — filed the civil suit in the state court of Fulton County on Wednesday on behalf of SB Property Management Global, LLC.
Cause of death released for airport worker found dead in river
Grainy surveillance videoshows her last known steps - trying to get home from her job at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. A boater found her body in the Yellow River a month later.Lead investigator on the case for the Newton County Sheriff’s Office Jeff Alexander once told 11Alive that evid
Body of Atlanta man found, friend missing off Tybee Island
TYBEE ISLAND, Ga.- One man is dead and another is still missing after three swimmers got distressed off Tybee Island, police say.
Tickets on Sale Today for the Party that gets Tour Championship Week in Atlanta off to a "Big" Start - Atlanta, GA Patch
This year, Atlanta’s own Big Boi will headline the entertainment at Tee Up ATL on Monday, September 17th at the College Football Hall of Fame from 7pm to 10pm.
Aretha Franklin, Queen Of Soul, Has Died
Franklin canceled planned concerts earlier this year after she was ordered by her doctor to stay off the road and rest up. She was originally scheduled to perform on her 76th birthday in March in Newark, New Jersey, and at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in April.
JUST IN: Second Atlanta man’s body recovered off Tybee Island
The body of a second drowning victim from Atlanta was recovered off Tybee Island Wednesday night, two days after the two men went missing from a south beach sandbar.Authorities have not positively identified the bodies, but the families of the two men have been notified, city of Tybee Island officia
Crews recover bodies of 2 men who drowned off Georgia beach
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Clark Atlanta University Left Over 150 New Students Homeless | The Source
According toWSB-TV, about 150 students waited outside the HBCU’s student center with looming questions surrounding their housing status on Tuesday, August 14. Classes begin on August 15.
'I blinked and a young boy got hit:' Nurse witnesses crash that killed | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic
Mom killed shielding children from car on 1st day of schoolMore than a dozen sick at Lifetime Fitness pool, fire officials sayDo you know her? Body found in landfill has several distinctive tattoos
Police investigate $98,000 ramen noodles heist
FAYETTE COUNTY, Ga.-Fayette County officials have confirmed reportsregarding a $98,000 ramen noodle heist.