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Judge's Ruling Appears To Seal Stacey Abrams' Fate. She's Finished.
Jessica McGowan / Getty ImagesDemocratic Gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams addresses supporters at an election watch party on November 6, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia. Abrams and her opponent, Republican Brian Kemp, are in a tight race that is too close to call. A runoff for Georgia's governor is li
Car trouble leads to man being hit, killed after being struck by car in Macon
One of the other men who was pushing the car, Brian Nettles, 48, of Lizella was also injured and taken to the Medical Center at Navicent health in Macon. At last check was listed in stable condition.
The Latest: Georgia Governor's Race vote count
ATLANTA (AP/WDEF) - The Latest on the still unresolved election for Georgia governor (all times local): 2:12 p.m. - Advertisement - The final county is in. Here is the final count in the Georgia Governor's race and Stacey Abrams comes up short of a runoff. But these numbers are not finalized yet and
The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend
It’s been a hard-fought week, warriors, but your sweet reward is here. Run your fingers through this long and lustrous Queer Agenda of Atlanta’s best bets for LGBTQ events, from lesbian movies and trans night screenings and Trans Pwr Fest to gay male dance parties and beyond.
SUSPICIOUS GWINNETT COUNTY MURDER: 60-year-old woman found dead in home; Investigators call death suspicious
PHOTOS: 15 arrested during election protest at state Capitol4 women wore banned hoodies inside mall to 'prove a point' about racial profilingMore children getting sick from rare illness leaving many paralyzed, CDC saysWoman goes to Mexico for cheap nose surgery, comes home in a coma
2 dead, 1 injured after gunfire erupts at Atlanta gas station
Atlanta Police are investigating an overnight triple shooting where two people died. Atlanta Police Homicide Commander Lt. Andrea Webster said officers were called to a Chevron gas station on Pryor Road at University Ave. around 11 p.m. Wednesday. When they arrived they found a man and a woman dea
Questions unanswered in South Fulton police chase that left 3 dead | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic
The department has turned down repeated requests for information about why one of the city’s officers was pursuing a stolen Mercedes Benz when the cruiser collided with a work van, which caught fire. Three people in the van were dead on the scene; three others inside were injured, according to the G
DeKalb County Police investigate shooting
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga.- Police are on the scene of a shooting near a busy business area of DeKalb County Thursday afternoon.WATCH: FOX 5 News at 5 & 6 for updatesIt happened around 4 p.m. near the intersection of Wesley Chapel Road and Flat Shoals Parkway. DeKalb County Police said there was at least on
Absentee Ballots Missing Birth Dates Must Be Counted, Judge Says
ATLANTA, GA -- More than a week after Georgia voters cast their ballots in the state's nationally watched governor's race, the election continues to make its way through the courts, as Brian Kemp continues to maintain his lead over Stacey Abrams. On Wednesday, the latest federal judge to get involve
Georgia Legislator, Arrested At Work, Says She Was 'Singled Out As A Black Female Senator'
A white male colleague, who was not arrested at the same voting protest, agrees that state Sen. Nikema Williams was "treated differently." Georgia state Sen. Nikema Williams (D-Atlanta) was arrested along with more than a dozen other protesters at the Georgia State Capitol on Tuesday afternoon at a
Atlanta officially bans sale of dogs, cats at pet shops
"It’s about the free market and for Georgia’s consumers to have the ability to choose what they buy," said the House bill’s sponsor, Rep. Rick Jasperse (R-Jasper), at the time.
Police search for 7 possibly involved in shooting outside Atlanta nightclub
Atlanta police released video Thursday afternoon of a black pickup truck and seven people who are believed to be involved in the shooting of a 19-year-old woman in southwest Atlanta on Nov. 8.The truck drove by the Harlem Nights Ultra Lounge on Courtland Street just before 2:30 a.m., and someone ins
Georgia officials reject white supremacist rally at Stone Mountain | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic
In a Nov. 7 letter, the Stone Mountain Memorial Associationdenied a permitto “Rock Stone Mountain II” organizers Greg Calhoun and John Estes citing a “clear and present danger” to public safety. Calhoun and Estes were among those behind theoriginal Rock Stone Mountain, a 2016 “white power” rally tha
JUST IN: Rapper Young Thug to be released after 7-day stint in DeKalb jail
The artist, whose legal name is Jeffery Lamar Williams, is charged in a DeKalb drug case stemming from a 2017 traffic stop in Brookhaven. He appeared in court for a Nov. 8 arraignment and failed a drug test, according to information presented in court Wednesday.
Ammazza opens second location in Decatur
For owner Hugh Connerty, the newly constructed and completed Decatur space, located at 314 East Howard Ave across the street from Kimball House, has been a project three years in the making.
Beloved Former Falcon Shares Incurable Diagnosis | Patch PM
Maya Wright, a senior from Peachtree City, Ga., is set to compete in the Jeopardy Teen Tournament semifinals.
Georgia's Kemp claims 'insurmountable lead;' Dems cast doubt
At a news conference, Georgia Democrats cast doubt on the legitimacy of any election count that ends with the former secretary of state being certified as the winner of a fiercely fought election against Stacey Abrams, who's seeking to become the first black woman elected governor in the U.S.
Officials reject white supremacist rally at Stone Mountain during Super Bowl
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga.- White supremacists had planned on capitalizing on the international attention drawn to Atlanta during Super Bowl LIII to stage a rally at Stone Mountain next February, but the state body that oversees the park said no.
Judges Stop Certification of Kemp As Georgia Winner, Giving Abrams Hope
Wednesday was the day when Georgia Republican Brian Kemp was hoping to get himself certified as his state’s next governor, despite the steady shrinkage of his narrow majority as provisional ballots are counted. But two federal judges have stepped in to cast doubt on the results, and given Democrats
Clayton County Calendar of Events
The city of Jonesboro is hosting its annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony and Christmas Parade on Dec. 1. The parade begins at 4:30 p.m. on historic Main Street. Following the parade, the tree lighting will begin at 7 p.m. at Lee Street Park. There will be food, live music and photos with Santa.