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City employee's claims spark fraud investigation of Atlanta mayoral run-off election

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Last December, the Atlanta mayor's race went to a run-off and Keisha Lance-Bottoms won by 832 votes. With such a small margin, even the slightest allegations of voter fraud could make an impact.

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Restaurant Report Card: Local Republic- 42U; Mojitos wins Golden Spatula Award

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Expired food, cross-contamination and mold in the ice machine: three violations health inspectors found inside a popular Gwinnett County restaurant this week.

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Canton city leaders pass ordinance for smoke-free city

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The City of Canton is cracking down on people looking to light up on public property. A newly amended city ordinance makes it illegal to smoke cigarettes or e-cigarettes in on any city property, sidewalk or street.

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Wendy's location closes after employees caught dealing meth

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Four employees of a Cherokee County Wendy's location are under arrest after they were caught allegedly dealing methamphetamine out of the restaurant. 

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Dogs no longer allowed at City Springs Park Video included

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This week Sandy Springs City Council approved the measure to ban dogs on the green space.  

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Neighbors complain about county owned eyesore Video included

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CBS46 held a metro Atlanta county accountable in its fight against a long running problem of blight.   

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Bridging the farm to table gap for kids

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For many families, access to fresh fruit and vegetables is challenging. Often times, low-income families live in food deserts and have to rely more on processed foods, than fresh produce. 

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Law enforcement warns of jury scams Video included

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Less than 50 percent of potential jurors showed up for jury selection in a high-profile murder case in Spalding County, so sheriff’s deputies were sent to the homes of those who skipped out.

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Jackson Street Bridge could get mini-park Video included

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A popular Atlanta bridge could be getting its own mini park. The City of Atlanta Planning Department recently announced the proposal aimed at transforming under utilized streets into safer places. 

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Car break-ins at local parks trending in Cobb County Video included

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It's the latest crime trend and it's hitting area parks. Thieves are targeting cars and even breaking windows to get in. 

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Bird hoarder pleads guilty to animal cruelty

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A 45-year-old doctor found with more than 200 sick or dead birds in his home has pleaded guilty to several counts of cruelty to animals. 

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Kroger to give school supplies away free to GA teachers

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Kroger is doing what they can to help alleviate the cost for teachers by giving away free school supplies during events at four Georgia locations.

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Teen killed, another critically injured in possible drunk driving crash in Gwinnett County

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One teen is dead and another is hospitalized in critical condition following a crash in Gwinnett County late Thursday night. 

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Rapper Jim Jones among 4 arrested after police chase

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Rapper Jim Jones has been arrested after a brief police chase in Coweta County.

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Police: Men used blanket to attack woman inside store

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Police say a woman was attacked inside a department store where two men threw a blanket over her head and began shaking and shoving her. 

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Trump defiant despite rising outrage over border separations Video included

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Trump defends without apology his administration's border policies despite rising outrage over separation of migrant children and parents. More>>

Air Force vet raising money for Warrior's Heart Foundation

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An Air Force vet is making it his mission in life to help reduce the suicide rate among veterans with PTSD. 

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Sinkhole forms in Gwinnett Co. parking lot

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Officials tell CBS46 Venture Drive closed between Steve Reynolds Blvd at Pleasant Hill. 

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Better Call Harry: Couple’s Year-And-A-Half Fight Over Forged Check Video included

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Richard Adams didn’t think much of it when he wrote a check to pay for his Georgia Power bill, and then put it in his mailbox for pickup.

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