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Atlanta shooting leaves man injured in Venetian Hills neighborhood

ATLANTA — Police have a call and a victim, but they're still working to figure out how a man ended up shot on Saturday afternoon in Atlanta. Atlanta Police Department spokesperson Jarius Daugherty told 11Alive that the call came in just before 6 p.m. in the 1400 block of Venetian Drive. When they ar


Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms reopens cases that haunted Atlanta

Keisha Lance Bottoms was nine years old when the first boy disappeared in the summer of 1979. She was just two years younger than Angel Lenair in 1980, when the 12-year-old became the first girl who police say was killed as part of the Atlanta Child Murders.


3 Cascade Area Foreclosures To Check Out

CASCADE, GA — Do you feel like reasonably priced homes are difficult to find in your community? Don't lose hope yet. A tour of the most recently foreclosed homes in the Cascade area could be a good place to start!


Large fire breaks out at Marietta apartments

COBB COUNTY, Ga. (FOX 5 Atlanta) - A Marietta apartment complex was heavily damaged after a fire broke out Saturday evening. According to the Marietta Fire Department, the fire happened at the Gallery Apartments located at 720 Franklin Gateway.


Stockbridge Youth Council visits Rep. David Scott

STOCKBRIDGE — Members of the Stockbridge Youth Council got the opportunity to meet their congressman. The Stockbridge Youth Council visited the Jonesboro office of U.S. Representative David Scott on March 18. The Youth Council discussed congressional leadership and community engagement.


Several arrested, charged in connection to burglary at Icebox jewelry store

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46)- Five people have been charged in connection to a home invasion in Cobb County and burglary of the Icebox jewelry store, February 17, 2019. Investigators served arrest and search warrants at two locations in Atlanta. During the early morning operations, four individuals were tak

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Atlanta: 5 New Foreclosures On The Market

ATLANTA, GA — Do you feel like affordable homes are pretty tough to find in your community? Why not check out foreclosed properties in the area? They could be just the thing!


Five Charged In Big Buckhead Jewelry Heist

ATLANTA -- Five people have been charged in connection with a huge Buckhead jewelery store heist, and the suspects are also facing charges out of Cobb County in connection with a home invasion. Atlanta police said Friday the suspects robbed Icebox Diamond & Watches in Buckhead after the Cobb County


Man who raped, attacked woman who tried to leave him sentenced to life in prison

ATLANTA — An Atlanta man who attacked and raped a woman who tried to end their relationship will spend the rest of his life in prison, according to Cobb County’s acting district attorney John Melvin.


Tommie Lee Apologizes for Recent Arrest After She Arrived to Court Intoxicated

“Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta” alum Tommie Lee posted an apology to fans after going back to jailon March 14. For those unaware, Lee spent two months in jail late last year after getting arrested in October for allegedly slamming her daughter’s head into a metal school locker. Since being released from


Porsha Williams & Dennis McKinley Welcome A Baby Girl!

Baby PJ is here! Real Housewives of Atlanta star Porsha Williams is officially a mom! She and fiancé Dennis McKinley just welcomed their first child together. Previously, Porsha said that she wanted to name her little girl Porsha Jr. after herself, aka PJ. So did she go through with that plan?


ACLU to sue over heartbeat bill

ATLANTA (CBS46) Less than 48 hours ago the Senate voted in favor of the Heartbeat bill. The Georgia House still has to approve the bill before it hits Governor Kemp's desk, but Kemp has already said he would sign it into law. If passed, it would ban abortions as early as six weeks of pregnancy.

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Photo of mother and daughter pilot team goes viral

ATLANTA, Ga. (FOX 35 ORLANDO) - Like mother, like daughter. Capt. Wendy Rexon and her daughter First Officer Kelly Rexon were the pilots behind the controls of a Delta Boeing 757 during a flight from Los Angeles to Atlanta last Saturday...and the internet loved it!


Plant Vogtle expansion loan guarantees in place

ATLANTA — MEAG Power announced Friday it has closed on $414.7 million in additional loan guarantees from the U.S. Department of Energy to go toward the energy collective’s share of the construction of nuclear Units 3 and 4 at Plant Vogtle near Waynesboro.


Watch, Live Stream of Powerball Drawing: Numbers, Results for 3/23/2019

The Powerball drawing on Saturday night is worth a whopping $625 million with a cash option worth $380.6 million. The drawing is set for 10:59 p.m. EST in Atlanta, Georgia. The lottery drawing on Saturday night is the fourth largest jackpot in Powerball history and the seventh largest jackpot in the


Giants acquire OF Reed in trade with Twins

SAN FRANCISCO -- The San Francisco Giants acquired outfielder Michael Reed from Minnesota on Saturday while sending outfielder John Andreoli and cash to the Twins. In addition, San Francisco dealt Matt Joyce to Atlanta for cash. The Giants, under new president of baseball operations Farhan Zaidi, ha


Registered sex offender arrested wandering around elementary school

PICKENS COUNTY, Ga. - Authorities are investigating after a registered sex offender was found inside a metro Atlanta elementary school. According to the Pickens County School District, the man walked into Tate Elementary School just after 9 a.m.


FBI: Drug trafficking suspect may be in Atlanta

ATLANTA (FOX 5 Atlanta) - The FBI is looking for a drug trafficking suspect who may have ties to the Atlanta area. Agents released a photo of Marysol Pena on Friday. There is a federal arrest warrant for Pena.


Restaurant Report Card: El Azteca fails with 55 'U', Pizzeria Lucca wins Golden Spatula

ATLANTA, GA (CBS46) Health inspectors busted a popular Mexican spot this week for having bugs in the restaurant, but our Adam Murphy gets things started from a spotless pizza parlor with a perfect health score.

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Previewing The Opening Regional - Atlanta

The Opening Regional hits Atlanta on Sunday. The camp will feature several recruiting targets of the Florida Gators. Two 2021 Florida commits are expected to take part in the camp with Ellenwood (Ga.) Cedar Grove defensive back Kamar Wilcoxson and Bradenton (Fla.) IMG Academy offensive lineman Georg