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8 tornado warnings issued in north Georgia Thursday

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Eight tornado warnings were issued in north Georgia Thursday for seven different counties between 3-10 p.m.

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CBS46 receives the 2017 Malcolm Mitchell Trailblazer Award

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Page Turners Make Great Learners recognized CBS46 at its 3rd annual fundraising gala Thursday for its commitment to literacy and ensuring deserving children across metropolitan Atlanta have access to books. 

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DeKalb County responds to major sewer spills

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DeKalb County Watershed workers responded to the scene of a major sewer spill on Melanie Court in Decatur Thursday. They cleaned up the mess about 24 hours after CBS46 exposed the problem.

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Large Midtown Atlanta homeless shelter to close

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One of the Southeast's biggest homeless shelters is set to close by the end of the summer.

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Atlanta mayoral candidates respond to low park and greenspace ranking

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CBS46 Investigative Reporter Sally Sears was the only TV reporter present as the candidates outlined their ideas.

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Driver of tractor trailer involved in homicide charged

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Joseph Newson, 60, was the driver of a tractor trailer that was involved in the accident on SR 316 Monday. 

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Student graduates in dying mom's hospital room

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Samantha Parrotte graduated twice this month – once with her class, and once in the hospital from Champlain Valley Technical Center.

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How Facebook could nudge you into 'meaningful' online groups

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At Facebook, mere "sharing" is getting old. Finding deeper meaning in online communities is the next big thing. 

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Judge finds enough evidence to prosecute teen in dirt bike murder

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 A Walton County judge finds enough evidence to prosecute a teenager, for allegedly killing two men over a dirt bike. 

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Bill Cosby to hold townhalls on sex assault

(Source: CNN) Courtroom sketches from Saturday, June 17, after a jury deadlock caused Judge O'Neill to declare a mistrial in the case against Bill Cosby. (Source: CNN) Courtroom sketches from Saturday, June 17, after a jury deadlock caused Judge O'Neill to declare a mistrial in the case against Bill Cosby.

Bill Cosby will hold a series of town halls to educate young people on sexual assault, his publicists said.

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Police identify man accused in hit-and-run death of Henry County teen

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Police have identified the man arrested and charged in a hit-and-run crash that killed a Henry County teen.

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Former county official, business contractor plead guilty in check reimbursement scheme

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A former DeKalb County official and a local business contractor have pleaded guilty in connection to a check reimbursement scheme. 

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Woman indicted in co-sleeping baby death

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Keanna Keys, 34, was charged with involuntary manslaughter, possession of methamphetamine and possession of alprazolam. 

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