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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.
Pro-Confederate group denied second event at Stone Mountain | Here's why
"Based on the previous violent event held by your organization on April 23, 2016, as well as your acknowledgment of potential violence in the permit application comments, the Stone Mountain Park Department of Public Safety does not have the available resources to protect not only the members of your
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
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.
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
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
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
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
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
Georgia’s Kemp claims ‘insurmountable lead;’ Dems cast doubt
Sen. Nikema Williams (D-Atlanta) is arrested by capitol police during a protest over election ballot counts in the rotunda of the state capitol building Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, in Atlanta. (John Bazemore/Associated Press)
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.
Things to do in and around Atlanta for Thursday, Nov. 15
The rain should stop,though flash flood warnings continue in the metro area through Thursday morning, and temperatures will stay cold.
Judge rules some absentee ballots must be counted in Georgia gubernatorial election
Jones ruled that each county's certified vote tally must include absentee ballots on which the voter's date of birth is missing or incorrect, an order that stems from a request in a lawsuit filed by the Abrams campaign over the weekend. However, Jones declined Democratic requests to extend the perio
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
Few answers after South Fulton police chase kills 3 in fiery wreck
There are still few details about Sunday night’s horrific wreck in Union City, in which a city of South Fulton police cruiser crashed while chasing a stolen Mercedes Benz,killing three people and injuring three othersin a work van that caught fire.
White Power Rally's Permit Denied by Stone Mountain Park - The Atlanta Loop
According to the rejection letter circulating online, the permit is being denied due to a previously scheduled event and lack of public safety resources. It goes on, “based on the previous violent event held by your organization on April 23, 2016 as well as your acknowledgement of potential violence
DeKalb County neighbors want changes at dangerous intersection
The petition, which originated Oct. 22 and now has 230 signatures, was driven by a series of Candler accidents in late September/early October, including fatalities in June and September.
The lawsuits that could impact Georgia's governor race
ATLANTA - Voters headed to the polls more than a week ago to decide Georgia's next governor, but the winner has yet to be officially decided between Democrat Stacey Abrams and Republican Brian Kemp. With the latest numbers showing Kemp with a 50.3% lead over Abrams, the former Secretary of State has
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