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Atlanta man shot, killed in Pittsburgh, police say
An Atlanta man died Thursday after being shot earlier this week in Pennsylvania, authorities confirmed.Antwon Jones, 36, was shot early Monday morning in the Bedford Dwellings section of Pittsburgh’s Hill District, thePittsburgh Post-Gazette reported.
Hampton tops Fayette County for season-opening win
The win marked Hampton’s second ever win in a season opener. The Hornets received touchdowns runs from Jaquari Smith and Troy Mcalpine, as well as a field goal from Matt Slagel, in the victory.
State admits caseworkers failed family of 3-year-old who died of starv | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic
On Oct. 8, the child, identified as Reygan Moon, was hospitalized for malnourishment. She only weighted 14 pounds and officials believe she was forced to live in a closet soiled with feces and urine.
Paulding County woman reported missing in College Park
PAULDING COUNTY, Ga. -- The Paulding County Sheriff's Office and the College Park Police Department are asking for help from the public in locating a missing 28-year-old woman.Jamie Green lives in Paulding County and was last seen on Saturday, August 11, between 8 a.m. and 10 a.m., at a Waffle House
Jonesboro stuns Mount Zion with touchdown in final minutes
“I feel excited, we are glad our guys kept fighting. We were looking real bleep, but we kept fighting,” Jonesboro head coach Tim Floyd said. “I knew it was going to be a tough defensive game on both sides, but I’m pleased with our guys.”
Four-star cornerback recruit Zion Puckett commits to Auburn
Four-star cornerbackZion Puckettof Spalding High (Ga.) committed to the Tigers early Friday afternoon over Tennessee, Alabama, Ohio State and others. He's the No. 104 recruit nationally in the industry generated 247Sports Composite and is the 7th-ranked athlete.
Woman Refuses to Get Off Spirit Airlines Flight, Forces Everyone Else to Deplane
A woman filmed herself refusing to get off of a Spirit Airlines flight out of Atlanta, Georgia, on May 1, causing the cabin crew to have all the other passengers deplane. A week later, her Facebook Live had racked up nearly 3 million views.Safira Allen cited a series of unconfirmed incidents includi
RAW VIDEO: Edgewood Ave hit and run
A person driving a scooter was struck by a hit-and-run driver early Saturday morning, Atlanta Police said. The driver was taken to a local hospital by a Grady EMS unit. Their condition was not immediately known.
Dwyane Wade checks Jimmy Butler for comment under Gabrielle Union's In | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic
Dwyane Wade had to shut down a fellow NBA player after he left a comment under one of his wife’s photos.Gabrielle Unionposted a poolside photo on Instagramfrom her trip in Italy, where she is with Wade and their family.Wearing a short-sleeve crop top that bares her stomach and studded bikini bottom,
Man who called 911 after attack found unresponsive, dies
Police have not announced if they have any suspects.He called 911 to report a crime and somehow ended up dead.Now an investigation is underway to find out what happened.Atlanta Police were called around 11:43 Thursday night for a dispute at the intersection of Mitchell St. SW and Washington St. SW.T
Tornado warning issued for Banks county
3:51 P.M. |The NWS says the storm that prompted the warning is weakening below severe limits, and is exiting the warned area. Therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire at 4P.M.. However heavy rain is still possible with this thunderstorm.
Body found at compound in New Mexico ID’d as missing Jonesboro boy
The following statement was issued today by Alex Sanchez, public information officer for The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, after notification of relatives.
DeKalb County weather & events: Wet weekend ahead
If you leave your house this weekend, grab an umbrella and a rain jacket. Channel 2 Action News is projecting rain to begin around 5 p.m. on Friday and to continue off and on into Tuesday. In DeKalb County, chances of rain will range from 30 to 80 percent in some areas this weekend.
Man mistaken for wanted suspect with same name spends nearly a month in jail
“At the time, I was, like, suicidal,” Kobe Jones toldChannel 2 Action News, describing the ordeal.
Atlanta grandmother fatally shot in head while driving home | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic
Beverly Jenkins, 49, was driving her minivan home around 12:30 a.m. after working her shift at the City of Refuge, where she worked helping homeless mothers, Channel 2 Action News reported.
Trailer filled with $98,000 worth of ramen noodles stolen
FAYETTEVILLE, Ga. — A trailer filled with nearly $100,000 worth of ramen noodles was stolen from a gas station 30 miles south of Atlanta, according toWAGA.
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
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.
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
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.