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Man killed in officer-involved shooting tried to steal officer's car, police say

ATLANTA - A suspect is dead in an officer-involved shooting in southwest Atlanta Tuesday night. The shooting happened around 7:30 p.m. on Whitehall Street. Atlanta police confirmed they called the Georgia Bureau of Investigation to come in and investigate the incident.


Man who allegedly beat a woman, threatened to kill kids is wanted in Clayton County

FOREST PARK, GA (CBS46) A man who allegedly viciously beat a woman and then pointed a gun at her children has made it to Clayton County's 'Top 10 Most Wanted' list. On August 29 Douglas Adams allegedly went to the residence of a woman he was involved with and kicked in her door, pummeled her with pu

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14-year-old Georgia boy has first-ever surgery to implant diaphragm pacemaker

ATLANTA - Local doctors are making history. They implanted a diaphragm pacemaker into a 14-year-old boy. This is the first time this surgery has been done in Georgia. Now with the new mechanism implanted, even though his body will forget to breathe when he falls asleep, the pacemaker now takes over.


Winning numbers drawn in 'Georgia FIVE Evening' game

ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Georgia FIVE Evening" game were:. (three, nine, eight, seven, eight) Copyright 2019 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.


Forsyth County man charged with plot to attack White House, FBI says

ATLANTA - In a last-minute news conference, federal investigators announced that a joint terrorism task force, led by the FBI, arrested Hasher Jallal Taheb, 21, of Cumming, after an investigation showed he wanted to attack several federal buildings in Washington, D.C.


Georgia woman arrested for 'love letters' to sheriff

CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga. - A woman's declaration of love landed her behind bars in Clayton County, FOX 5 reports. Tonekia Brown was recently arrested for allegedly sending harassing emails to Sheriff Victor Hill. Authorities say she sent several emails to the sheriff -- day and night -- about love.


Douglas Adams tops CCSO’s Most Wanted list

JONESBORO — Sheriff Victor Hill has put a man who allegedly invaded a woman’s home, beat her, then pulled a gun on her children in Forest Park last summer at the top of his Most Wanted list.


Lawmaker files sweeping bill to protect LGBTQ Georgians

State Rep. Sandra Scott filed a broad civil rights bill that would protect LGBTQ people and others from discrimination in housing, employment and public accommodations. Scott (top photo), a Democrat from Rex about an hour south of Atlanta, pre-filed House Bill 19 on Jan. 8. The legislative session s


Clayton County Calendar of Events

Clayton County Central Services presents Confidence, Mindset and Leadership for Business: Cracking the Confidence Code from 1 to 3 p.m. Jan. 16 at the Clayton County Library Headquarters, 865 Battle Creek Road in Jonesboro. To register, visit www.confidencecodebiz.eventbrite.com.


Teen shot in SE Atlanta 'not alert but breathing'

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ga. - The Atlanta Police Department is investigating after an 18-year-old woman was shot in southeast Atlanta. The shooting happened in the 200 block of Springside Drive southeast.


Clayton BOC may change meeting time

JONESBORO — A gift of bulletproof vests for county K-9 officers, a grant for the Victim Witness Assistance Program to buy a car, a presentation on 2019-2020 employee benefits and a slew of contracts and change orders, zoning requests, and board appointments are on tonight’s Clayton County Board of C


Georgia senator concerned shutdown could affect Super Bowl

Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.) said this week that he's worried the partial government shutdown could affect next month's Super Bowl, which will be held in Atlanta. Isakson on Tuesday suggested that Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport could go "out of business" because of a shortage of Transportat


Atlanta reaches $500K settlement with woman after crash with police cruiser

ATLANTA -- A woman’s whose arm was amputated after a crash with an Atlanta Police Department officer could receive half a million dollars in a settlement. Lisa Williams filled a civil lawsuit against the City of Atlanta in June alleging Officer Dejoira Phillips slammed her patrol car into the side o


Thieves hit dozens of cars in Clayton County

CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga. (FOX 5 Atlanta) - Car thieves hit a Clayton County community hard. Neighbors told FOX 5 News that the thieves targeted dozens of cars and smashed out their windows early Saturday morning.


Police: 1 killed, 2 injured in 'robbery gone wrong' at motel

ATLANTA (FOX 5 Atlanta) - One man has been killed and two are in the hospital after what Fulton County police called a "robbery gone bad." According to officials, officers were called to a shooting at the A2C Budget Motel on the 4200 block of Shirley Drive Wednesday morning.


Josie Takes On "Cabaret" in Riverdale Sneak Peek

Life is a cabaret on Riverdale this week, and E! News has your first look at just how much of a cabaret it's truly going to be, at least for a few minutes. In the exclusive clip below, Josie McCoy (Ashleigh Murray) takes the stage at Veronica's speakeasy for a performance of the broadway classic "Ca


18-year-old college student identified as woman murdered, found in burning car

ATLANTA - Police told Channel 2 Action News an 18-year-old college student was murdered and found in her burning car in East Point on Jan. 9. [READ MORE: Body found in burning car; neighbors forced to evacuate their homes]


Riverdale Photos: “Chapter Forty-Five: The Stranger”

The CW has released some promotional photos and an official description for Riverdale “Chapter Forty-Five: The Stranger” which airs on January 23. Here’s how they describe it; the photos follow below. Our apologies to those who went looking for this post before it ended up lost! As you can see, it h


DFCS: Georgia residents now have access to February SNAP benefits

Georgia residents who receive food stamps can now access their February SNAP benefits. Due to the government shutdown, February benefits were released early to all Georiga residents.


Restaurant Inspections: Dead Pest Found Inside Container

The Fulton County Department of Health and Wellness conducted food service inspections Jan. 9-16 at the following establishments:. 3:8 Juice & Eatery (Food Service Inspections)