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9 family members killed in duck boat accident have ties to metro Atlanta

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Nine members of the Coleman family, who were among 17 people who died in a duck boat accident in Branson, Missouri on Thursday, have ties to metro Atlanta and CBS46 talked with their relatives about the ordeal. 

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Children, disabled adult found alone inside SW Atlanta home

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An Atlanta couple is under arrest after police found their children alone at home along with a disabled adult.

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Police search for suspect who shot at boat on Lake Lanier

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Police are searching for whoever shot at a boat on Lake Lanier Saturday.

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Father shot during robbery in Brookhaven passes away

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The victim of a shooting during a robbery outside of the Capitol City Club in Brookhaven has passed away.

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Body found in creek near Ringgold sewage treatment plant

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The GBI is investigating after a body was found in a creek near the Ringgold sewage treatment plant in Catoosa County.

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Several varieties of Ritz crackers under recall

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Several varieties of Ritz cracker sandwiches and Ritz Bits snacks are under a recall because of possible contamination of Salmonella. 

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Baby girl born in Chick-fil-A gets free food for life and a future job

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Gracelyn Mae Violet Griffin already had a "Little Nugget" onesie picked out for her before she arrived in the world. 

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Police searching for woman accused of posing as DFCS worker

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The Spalding County Sheriff's office is searching for a woman accused of posing as a worker for the Department of Family and Children Services. 

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Suspect accused of groping woman at park turns himself in

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A man accused of groping a woman at a park in Roswell has turned himself in to authorities.

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Martinez has MLS-record 6th hat trick in Atlanta United win

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Josef Martinez set an MLS record with his sixth career hat trick and Atlanta United rallied to beat D.C. United 3-1 on Saturday. 

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Vice President Pence attends Brian Kemp rally in Macon

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Vice President Mike Pence is in Georgia Saturday, stumping at a rally in Macon for gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp.

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Police: Gunman arrested, one woman dead after standoff at Los Angeles Trader Joe's

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The suspect allegedly shot his grandmother and another woman at his grandmother's home before fleeing in a Toyota Camry, sources said. He was taken into custody after an hours-long standoff.

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These are the names of the 17 Missouri duck boat tragedy victims

Nine members of the Coleman family died in the boating accident on Table Rock Lake in Branson, Missouri July 19. (KMOV) Nine members of the Coleman family died in the boating accident on Table Rock Lake in Branson, Missouri July 19. (KMOV)
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The sinking of a duck boat near Branson, , took the lives of 17 people, including nine members of one family.

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Stormy Daniels cancels appearance at 'Pink Pony'

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Adult film star Stormy Daniels will not be in metro Atlanta this weekend.  Daniels was scheduled to appear at the 'Pink Pony' but canceled due to a "family issue." 

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Migos rapper Offset arrested in Clayton County

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Hip Hop artist Offset was arrested for possession of a gun outside of Atlanta.

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Thousands in the dark as severe thunderstorms rip through metro Atlanta

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Severe storms ripped through north Georgia and metro Atlanta early Saturday morning, topping trees and power lines while leaving tens of thousands in the dark.

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Couple's home set ablaze by lightning strike

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Ian McKenzie and his husband were in their Sugar Hill home Sunday morning when they heard a loud boom.

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Police in Georgia: Missing teen's body, car found in pond

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Police in Georgia say the body of a missing 18-year-old who recently received her driver's license has been found in a car that was submerged in a pond. 

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Guatemalan pleads guilty in crash that killed Atlanta native, NFL player

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A Guatemalan man living illegally in the U.S. has pleaded guilty to driving drunk when he killed Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and his Uber driver. 

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Former Georgia Tech fraternity president pleads to rape

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A former Georgia Tech fraternity president has pleaded guilty to rape, more than two years after police say he sexually assaulted his ex-girlfriend.

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Marietta teen dies in overnight traffic crash on GA 400

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A Marietta man is dead after he was killed while riding in a vehicle along Georgia 400 in Fulton County late Friday night.

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Restaurant Report Card: Another Broken Egg - 67U; Marietta Fish Market wins Golden Spatula Award

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What if you found out your favorite restaurant re-used food which had been served to other customers? Health inspectors said it happened at a popular breakfast spot in Atlanta.

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Guatemalan mother reunited with daughter at Atlanta airport Video included

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A Guatemalan mother who sued the Trump Administration has been reunited with her nine-year-old daughter Friday. 

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Beltline residents rally for more affordable housing in community Video included

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Dozens turned up for a rally Friday calling for more affordable housing on the Beltline. 

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University empowers parents and their families Video included

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A class of graduates will celebrate their completion of the university for parents. 

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  • Inspector warned duck boat company of design flaws last year

    Inspector warned duck boat company of design flaws last year

    Sunday, July 22 2018 3:25 PM EDT2018-07-22 19:25:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). A man looks at an idled duck boat in the parking lot of Ride the Ducks Saturday, July 21, 2018 in Branson, Mo. One of the company's duck boats capsized Thursday night resulting in several deaths on Table Rock Lake.(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). A man looks at an idled duck boat in the parking lot of Ride the Ducks Saturday, July 21, 2018 in Branson, Mo. One of the company's duck boats capsized Thursday night resulting in several deaths on Table Rock Lake.
    A private inspector says he warned the company operating duck boats in Missouri about serious design flaws, less than a year before the accident that killed 17 people.More >
    A private inspector says he warned the company operating duck boats in Missouri about serious design flaws, less than a year before the accident that killed 17 people.More >
  • 'Wonder Woman,' 'Aquaman' and 'Shazam!" thrill Comic-Con

    'Wonder Woman,' 'Aquaman' and 'Shazam!" thrill Comic-Con

    Sunday, July 22 2018 3:24 PM EDT2018-07-22 19:24:50 GMT
    (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP). Moderator Aisha Tyler speaks at the Warner Bros. Theatrical panel on day three of Comic-Con International on Saturday, July 21, 2018, in San Diego.(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP). Moderator Aisha Tyler speaks at the Warner Bros. Theatrical panel on day three of Comic-Con International on Saturday, July 21, 2018, in San Diego.
    Gal Gadot and director Patty Jenkins unveil early 'Wonder Woman 1984' footage at Comic-Con.More >
    Gal Gadot and director Patty Jenkins unveil early 'Wonder Woman 1984' footage at Comic-Con.More >
  • Survivor recounts boat accident that killed 9 family members

    Survivor recounts boat accident that killed 9 family members

    Sunday, July 22 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-07-22 19:22:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). People pray outside Ride the Ducks, an amphibious tour operator involved in a boating accident on Table Rock Lake, Friday, July 20, 2018 in Branson, Mo.(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). People pray outside Ride the Ducks, an amphibious tour operator involved in a boating accident on Table Rock Lake, Friday, July 20, 2018 in Branson, Mo.
    More than half of the 17 people killed when a tourist boat sank on a Branson lake were members of the same Indiana family, and they likely wouldn't have been on the ill-fated trip but for a ticket mix-up.More >
    More than half of the 17 people killed when a tourist boat sank on a Branson lake were members of the same Indiana family, and they likely wouldn't have been on the ill-fated trip but for a ticket mix-up.More >
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  • Martinez has MLS-record 6th hat trick in Atlanta United win

    Martinez has MLS-record 6th hat trick in Atlanta United win

    Sunday, July 22 2018 8:09 AM EDT2018-07-22 12:09:47 GMT
    Source: WGCLSource: WGCL

    Josef Martinez set an MLS record with his sixth career hat trick and Atlanta United rallied to beat D.C. United 3-1 on Saturday. 

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    Josef Martinez set an MLS record with his sixth career hat trick and Atlanta United rallied to beat D.C. United 3-1 on Saturday. 

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  • Nats' Strasburg loses, beefs with Scherzer; Braves win 8-5

    Nats' Strasburg loses, beefs with Scherzer; Braves win 8-5

    Saturday, July 21 2018 12:14 PM EDT2018-07-21 16:14:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Washington Nationals starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg delivers against the Atlanta Braves during the first inning of a baseball game at Nationals Park in Washington, Friday, July 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Washington Nationals starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg delivers against the Atlanta Braves during the first inning of a baseball game at Nationals Park in Washington, Friday, July 20, 2018.
    Stephen Strasburg was batted around by the Atlanta Braves, then engaged in a heated spat with Nationals ace Max Scherzer in the dugout during Washington's 8-5 loss.More >
    Stephen Strasburg was batted around by the Atlanta Braves, then engaged in a heated spat with Nationals ace Max Scherzer in the dugout during Washington's 8-5 loss.More >
  • T-Pain's "Sprung" for soccer, will perform at MLS All-Star Game

    T-Pain's "Sprung" for soccer, will perform at MLS All-Star Game

    Friday, July 20 2018 12:48 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:48:29 GMT
    Source: MLS All-StarSource: MLS All-Star
    Source: MLS All-StarSource: MLS All-Star

    The season ticker holder has snagged an opportunity to perform the National Anthem at the MLS All-Star Game in Atlanta on August 1.  

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    The season ticker holder has snagged an opportunity to perform the National Anthem at the MLS All-Star Game in Atlanta on August 1.  

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