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Augusta Woman Killed In Atlantic Ocean Plane Crash

AUGUSTA, GA — Authorities have identified an Augusta woman as one of the passengers killed in a plane that crashed Saturday into the Atlantic Ocean, near the Hamptons in New York state.

PATCH - 2018-10-16 17:42:02

Former Atlanta Falcons running back busted by wife molesting little girl

Justin Crawford (Image Source: Muscogee County Jail)A shocking crime and a confession may send former Atlanta Falcon Justin Crawford, 23, to divorce court and prison. Crawford was arrested this past weekend by police in Columbus, Georgia, after his wife busted him with a 12-year-old girl in a compro

ROLLINGOUT.COM - 2018-10-16 14:00:37

Mom, 4 children dead in apparent murder-suicide, deputies say | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic

BREAKING: Apparent Murder-Suicide in Maury CountyNews4 is LIVE on the scene of an investigation in Maury County, where five people are confirmed dead of an apparent murder-suicide. Getting more information from Sheriff Bucky Rowland now:Posted byWSMV News 4, Nashvilleon Monday, October 15, 2018

NEWS/TALK 750 WSB - 2018-10-16 08:26:00

Ex-Falcon Arrested On Charges Of Having Sex With 12 Year Old Girl

COLUMBUS, GA -- Justin Crawford, a former Georgia high school standout football player who signed briefly with the Atlanta Falcons earlier this season, was arrested Saturday in Columbus on charges that he allegedly had sex with a 12-year-old girl. Crawford played running back at Hardaway High School

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Car crash leads police to house where children are left alone

Kennesaw Police were investigating a head on crash Friday evening, when they learned the driver had left two toddlers in a home alone. When police went to check on the children, it led to another arrest.

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-10-16 03:47:00

Cars damaged after another metro Atlanta Kroger gets shipment of contaminated gas

A similar instance happened just last Friday at a Kroger Fuel Center in Cobb County. Kroger confirmed that the location had also been sent gas with water in it, causing a number of cars to stall,Channel 2 reported.

MYAJC.COM - 2018-10-16 10:02:00

Watch: Black Boy Threatened, Manhandled By White Police Officer

A Cobb County police officer was caught on video grabbing the arm of a black boy in a mall even after both the child and his aunt requested the officer to let him go.The video wasposted on Twitter by an activist, Simar. The incident happened in front of an H&M shop in a mall in Cobb County, Georgia.

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TIMES - 2018-10-16 09:00:02

Homeland Security dog intercepts roasted pig's head at Atlanta's airport

Securing the homeland is about a lot more than preventing terrorism, recovering from natural disasters, and thwarting human traffickers. It is also about stopping the potential agricultural destruction caused by pests and diseases.

FOX5NY.COM - 2018-10-16 01:48:00

Man Robs T-Mobile Store, ID Sought By Douglas County Deputies

DOUGLAS COUNTY, GA – The Douglas County Sheriff's Office needs the public's help to ID a man, they say, robbed the T-Mobile store on Thornton Road Wednesday.

PATCH - 2018-10-15 14:01:24

Officials find roasted pig in luggage at Atlanta airport

“Our best defense against destructive pests and animal diseases is to prevent the entry of prohibited agriculture products from entering the United States,” said Carey Davis, CBP Area Port Director for the Port of Atlanta. “This seizure at ATL illustrate the tremendous expertise of our four-legged K

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-10-16 01:37:00

Major I-20 wrecks on opposite sides of Atlanta slamming morning commute traffic

ATLANTA -- An accident involving several cars, SUVs and at least one dump truck have led to a major accident on I-20 near Wesley Chapel Road in DeKalb County.The accident was reported around 6 a.m. and led to at least three injuries and two of three westbound lanes blocked on the major interstate.Th

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-10-15 10:43:42

Tyrone head-on crash injures 2 women, child - The Citizen

One of the vehicles was being driven by a 17-year-old Newnan female, with the other driven by a 40-year-old female from Tyrone, who had a 4-year-old child with her.

THE CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-10-16 13:25:09

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PATCH - 2018-10-16 18:04:11

Atlanta police seize drugs and guns from a popular food mart

They said they have evidence of Dhawan, who’s a store clerk, and Butler, who’s an accomplice, selling drugs from the store.

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-10-15 03:45:02

ATLANTA WEATHER UPDATE: Severe Weather Team 2 says 'After 2 cold fronts this week, even cooler next week'

“Our next front will move through the area late Friday into Saturday, with widespread rain and a chance for a few storms,” Monahan said. “Behind this front, temperatures will drop back into the 60s for highs by Sunday.”

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-10-15 22:21:32

Mom Was DUI, Speeding In Crash With Kids, Police Say | Patch PM

A man and this three dogs were left homeless after a Grayson house fire that, authorities say, was caused by a cigarette. No injuries were reported at the scene.

PATCH - 2018-10-15 19:03:56

'Love & Hip Hop' Star Erica Mena and Boyfriend Arrested Near Atlanta

Erica and her BF,Clifford Dixon, were hauled off to jail Friday in Johns Creek, GA -- about 27 miles outside of Atlanta -- after someone called cops from their home to report an argument getting out of hand. Once cops arrived, they interviewed different people in the home and discovered Cliff and Er

TMZ.COM - 2018-10-15 19:03:00

Winner: Best news talk radio personality in Atlanta | Best of Atlanta

When it comes to news talk radio, AJC readers don’t mess around. Y’all made your voices heard, loud and clear.When we asked you last week tovote for your favorite news talk radio host, you all delivered.

MYAJC.COM - 2018-10-15 09:35:00

Georgia's Biggest Fear Revealed In Time For Halloween

ATLANTA, GA — In 2018, there's no lack of things to be scared of, from personal safety to politics to the health of your family and the horrible traffic in the Atlanta area. But the biggest fear in Georgia is an understandable one, according to a home security company's analysis of Google search dat

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Clayton Co. deputies catch man suspected of killing woman in front of her 9-year-old son

CRIMEClayton Co. deputies catch man suspected of killing woman in front of her 9-year-old sonThe 9-year-old boy told police Evans shot his mother multiple times after an argument, walked out of the apartment, then came back in and began shooting her again.

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