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Build-A-Bear stores in metro Atlanta overwhelmed on 'Pay Your Age Day'

Uh-oh.The Build-A-Bear 'Pay Your Age Day' is being met with a snag - lines have gotten so long that it's a safety hazard, in some places. The stores and malls are stuffed with adults and kids waiting for their chance to use the promotion.Pictures posted to 11Alive's Facebook page shows the sheer vol


Man fleeing police found dead beneath bulldozer, authorities say | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic

BERNVILLE, Pa. -A man fleeing police Monday was found dead beneath a bulldozer being operated by a Pennsylvania Game Commission worker, investigators said.


Woman charged with homicide, reckless driving in crash that killed Woodstock resident

A Cherokee County grand jury has indicted an Alpharetta woman on vehicular homicide and reckless driving charges, stemming from a Nov. 2, 2017 crash that resulted in the death of Woodstock resident Mary Frances Griffin.Kendall Elizabeth Texter was charged with one count of vehicular homicide, two co


PACMAN JONES ATLANTA AIRPORT: Pacman Jones, female companion attacked at Atlanta airport, police say; Worker arrested

They said an ABM employee, identified as Frank Ragin, made a gesture toward Jones, who then confronted him about it and they began to argue.


DeKalb teen stabbed man more than 30 times, killing him, cops say

DeKalb County authorities have arrested an 18-year-old accused of killing a 50-year-old man by stabbing him more than 30 times with “an unknown object,” according to a warrant released Wednesday.Riki Albury, who has a Jonesboro address, is charged with malice murder in the June 28 death of Ronald Th


Gang activity across Georgia is at crisis levels, top prosecutors say

Gwinnett principal's family ID'd as victims in deadly Tennessee crashWorker suspended after fistfight with NFL star inside busy Atlanta airportTeen walking home grabbed off sidewalk, raped by stranger, police say


13-year-old girl reported missing in Rome

ROME, Ga. -- Family is desperately searching for a missing 13-year-old girl.Family members tell 11Alive they are looking for Jha'nya Miller who was last seen on Burnett Ferry Road in Rome around 1 a.m. Tuesday.Police said initially, the original report was that she ran away. However, the teen has be


Cardi B Gave Birth To A Baby Girl

After much initialsecrecy, a dramatic live TV pregnancyreveal, and a half-nakedRolling Stone cover, the day has finally come.Cardi Band hernot-so-secrethusbandOffsetare parents of a baby girl.TMZsays it happened last night at an Atlanta, Georgia hospital. They don’t say what the birth was like, so i


Woman shocked to find black bear inside car, eating her lunch

"I panicked. I started screaming. I didn't know who to call, didn't know how to get it out,” Watts said.


Man connected to Haralson County woman's disappearance says he has 'no knowledge' of her location

HARALSON COUNTY, Ga. — The man connected to the Haralson County woman who disappeared more than a month ago is finally talking to authorities, but is insisting he had nothing to do with her disappearance.Last week, 36-year-old Jefferey Odom turned himself over to authorities after being wanted by au


Marietta teen DUI leaves passenger in ICU

MARIETTA, Ga. -- For newly licensed teens, driving can mean independence and excitement. But with the newfound freedom, comes immense responsibility and potential risk.Seventeen-year-old Abigail Cook of Marietta, Georgia was arrested on July 5 after an alleged night of underage drinking with friends


Police report says home invader beat woman at NFL player's home but social media says otherwise

MILTON, Ga. -- Police are investigating a home invasion at an NFL running back's home in north Fulton County as he fends off allegations that he was behind it.According to the Milton Police Department, officers responded around 3 a.m. on July 10 to a residence on Hickory Pass near the Cherokee Count


3 arrested on meth possession charges

Three people were arrested on felony possession of methamphetamine charges Tuesday morning after police responded to a call of suspicious activity at a room they were in at the Studio 6 hotel.According to Floyd County Jail reports:Keon T. Mathis, 31, of 309 Line St., Cedartown; Krissy Machelle Brand