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Death toll hits 39 in Italy bridge collapse; blame begins

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Rescue and recovery efforts continued through the night into the morning in Italy following the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa, while authorities raised the death toll to 35 with three missing. More>>

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Lock down lifted at Columbia Elementary School, 1 man shot

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A lock down at a DeKalb County elementary school has been lifted after police say a gunman opened fire nearby.

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New Mexico compound suspects were on a violent mission, prosecutors say. But the defense sees it differently.

The evidence was intended to paint a disturbing picture of a zealous family training for a violent mission against government institutions, New Mexico prosecutors said. More>>

Woman believes she and friends were escorted out of restaurant because of race Video included

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The woman tells CBS46 she and five friends were enjoying themselves at a birthday celebration at Overdrive Lounge inside the Solis Hotel when things took a turn for the worse.

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1 dead in Paulding Co. police chase

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Paulding County Police were chasing the motorcyclist when the suspect hit a pickup truck at the intersection of CH James Parkway and Oglesby Road SW on Tuesday evening.

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7-year-old hit, killed by vehicle in Decatur identified Video included

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A 7-year-old child has died after being hit by a vehicle on North Decatur Road and Rockbridge Road.

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WH insists Trump's no racist as he vilifies another minority Video included

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Just like old times: Trump and Omarosa spar over whether he used the N-word, other allegations in her new book. More>>

Police: Robbery suspect entered business and attacked woman for her cell phone

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An employee who was inside says the suspect attempted to grab her cell phone from her but when a struggle ensued she was pushed up against the wall as he continued to grab at her phone.

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Death toll hits 39 in Italy bridge collapse

This photo released by the Italian firefighters, cars are seen among the rubble of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, northern Italy, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018.   (Vigili Del Fuoco via AP) This photo released by the Italian firefighters, cars are seen among the rubble of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, northern Italy, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. (Vigili Del Fuoco via AP)
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A 51-year-old highway bridge in the Italian port city of Genoa collapsed in a driving rain Tuesday, killing at least 26 people and injuring 16 others as it sent dozens of vehicles tumbling into a heap of concrete and twisted steel.

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APD investigating Peachtree Street shooting

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Atlanta Police are investigating an overnight shooting that happened at the intersection of Peachtree Street and MLK Drive.

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Report details sexual abuse by more than 300 priests in Pennsylvania's Catholic Church

A new grand jury report says that internal documents from six Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania show that more than 300 "predator priests" have been credibly accused of sexually abusing more than 1,000 child victims. More>>

Hospital specializing in eating disorders opens in Dunwoody Video included

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A one-of-a-kind hospital in metro Atlanta is dedicated to treating children with a serious and sometimes secret problem.

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Police fire shot at possible robbery suspect

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An officer responding to a pedestrian robbery call fired a shot at a man matching the description of the suspect. 

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Several children transported to hospital after getting sick at swim meet

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Several children were taken to a hospital after they became sick while in an outside pool at Life Time Fitness Pool.

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Poor conditions and ADA concerns plague downtown garage

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Crumbling stairwells---broken elevators---what appears to be human waste---just some of the pictures sent to the Bulldog investigative team by regulars at a downtown Atlanta parking garage, across from the Fulton County building.  

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Stevie Wonder, Jesse Jackson visit ailing Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin attends Keep a Child Alive’s 2014 Black Ball at the Hammerstein Ballroom on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, in New York. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP) Aretha Franklin attends Keep a Child Alive’s 2014 Black Ball at the Hammerstein Ballroom on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, in New York. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP)
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Stevie Wonder visited an ailing Aretha Franklin at her home in Detroit on Tuesday.

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Frontier and unaccompanied minors

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Jacque Mckenzie's son Davontae is tall for his age and looks older than he is. But he's only 14, which is a minor. He was traveling as an unaccompanied minor Sunday, August 5 heading home to Atlanta from Orlando. 

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Neighbors help neighbors after storm damage

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One week after storms damaged homes in southeast Atlanta, neighbors joined forces to help each other rebuild. 

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Students, parents say CAU dropped the ball with campus housing Video included

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The 2018-2019 school year begins Wednesday, and some students at Clark Atlanta University are already unhappy with their living situation. 

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SWAT situation at Whittington Townhome community over, suspect in custody

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The Forsyth County Sheriff's Office has a suspect in custody after an hours-long SWAT situation in the Whittington Townhome community in south Forsyth. 

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ATMs targeted in hacking scheme, FBI warns

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The threat was reported Sunday by Krebs On Security, a popular cyber security blog run by the journalist Brian Krebs.

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Crash outside UK Houses of Parliament treated as terror incident, police say

A car crashed into security barriers outside the UK's Houses of Parliament during rush hour Tuesday morning, injuring several people in what police are treating as a terrorist incident. More>>

Computer coding bootcamp opens in midtown

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 Flatiron School, a computer coding bootcamp, opened inside of We-Work at Colony Square. 

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Police to canvas area where teen girl was sexually assaulted on MLK Boulevard Video included

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Atlanta Police say they will be canvassing the neighborhood Tuesday afternoon in an effort to move the investigation forward.

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Police still looking for suspects tied to fatal South Fulton shooting

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According to South Fulton Police, no suspects have been arrested since the August 2 shooting on Godby Road.

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Roswell residents in opposition to proposed tennis facility

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From cow bells to honking cars, Roswell residents voiced their concerns with the plan to construct a 135-tennis court facility on 60 acres of land in Big Creek Park.

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Dunwoody neighborhood upset after cable wires down for over a week Video included

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A Dunwoody community is fed up after cable wires have been down in their neighborhood for almost two weeks.

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Bartow Co. Sheriff's Office investigating after body found in landfill

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A gruesome discovery turned the Bartow County Landfill into a rotten crime scene when a sanitation worker found a dismembered human body in a trash compactor.

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"Functional" doctors advertise illness reversals for big bucks Video included

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The disclaimers are in the fine print.  But oftentimes--desperate patients have shelled out thousand of dollars before they've realized what they've signed up for.  

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Veteran scammed trying to rent home still in need of new living quarters Video included

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After our story aired, DFACS stepped in to help. Now the family tells CBS46 reporter Natalie Rubino, they are living in a motel filled with drug activity and unsafe condition. 

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GDOT worker injured during construction accident Video included

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A Georgia Department of Transportation contractor is dealing with arm and leg injuries after a section of a rebar fell on him.

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Family of Atlanta Hawks player helps family of woman killed in Bahamas Video included

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It's been a month and a half since a boat explosion in the Bahamas killed Maleka Jackson, leaving behind her injured husband and her 12-year-old son.

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Increased security at GSU following shooting at campus dorms Video included

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Authorities are beefing up security at Georgia State University following a weekend of campus violence. 

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Parents concerned with lack of crossing guard; School now diverting funds to hire guard Video included

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Just about every Metro Atlanta school has traffic backups as parents drop off and pick-up their children.

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Man sentenced for defrauding victims of nearly $1,000,000

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Octaveon Woods was found guilty of defrauding colleges, music festival organizers and others by claiming he was a booking agent for music acts such as Migos, Lil Yachty and Post Malone.

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GBI investigating officer-involved shooting, one officer injured by car in Clayton County Video included

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The Georgia Bureau of Investigation was called to investigate an officer-involved shooting in Clayton County. 

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Tree falls on vehicle with woman and children inside

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The tree fell on Peyton Road just north of Benjamin E. Mays Drive, according to Atlanta Police Department.

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Bond denied for man accused of shooting ex-girlfriend in face, stabbing K9 in head Video included

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Bond has been denied for a man who police say stabbed a K9 in the head after shooting his ex-girlfriend in the face in Clayton County, killing her.

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Motorcyclist killed in morning accident on I-85

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Atlanta Police say the victim was traveling southbound on I-85 when he veered into another vehicle's lane hitting the driver side door of a car.

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Road reopens following sinkhole repair in Gwinnet Co. Video included

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Venture Road in Gwinnett County is now open following the repair of a massive sinkhole that opened in late June.

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Runaway teen remains missing after three weeks

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Deputies say Destiny La'Shon Layne was last seen July 24.

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LISTEN: Omarosa recorded John Kelly firing her

Omarosa Manigault Newman, the former "Apprentice" star and estranged aide to President Donald Trump is seen here speaking to NBC's Meet the Press on Sunday, August 12, 2018. Omarosa Manigault Newman, the former "Apprentice" star and estranged aide to President Donald Trump is seen here speaking to NBC's Meet the Press on Sunday, August 12, 2018.
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Omarosa Manigault Newman, the former "Apprentice" star and estranged aide to President Donald Trump, claimed on Sunday that she recorded White House chief of staff John Kelly firing her in the Situation Room.

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Unauthorized rodeo in South Fulton lands two men in police custody

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Police say an event held in the 3200 block of Butner Road caused major traffic delays on Camp Creek Parkway and nearly three miles on Butner Road.

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Police: Excessive force not used to arrest man for obstruction and criminal trespass

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The suspect was allegedly harassing customers, asking for drugs, unable to pay for food he ordered and refusing to leave.

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Police search for motorcycle rider committing car thefts in east Atlanta

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Atlanta police need your help finding a motorcycle rider who has broken into a number of cars in east Atlanta.

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Teen shot in abdomen, alleged shooter is 39-years-old per police

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Witnesses say a 13-year-old male was shot in the abdomen in the 3000 block of Landrum Street after he and the suspect got into an altercation.

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Plane stolen by 'suicidal' worker crashes near Seattle; employee dead

A "suicidal" airline mechanic stole this plane from the Sea-Tac International Airport before crashing. He died in the crash. (CNN) A "suicidal" airline mechanic stole this plane from the Sea-Tac International Airport before crashing. He died in the crash. (CNN)
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A "suicidal" airline employee stole an empty Horizon Air turboprop plane, took off from Sea-Tac International Airport and was chased by military jets before crashing into a small island in the Puget Sound on Friday night, officials said.

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Restaurant Report Card: Chili's - 59U; 4 Rivers Smokehouse wins Golden Spatula Award

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A major metro Atlanta restaurant chain failed to make the grade this week when the health inspector showed up. The popular restaurant received a score in the 50's on a surprise inspection.

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In their own words: Charlottesville, one year later

Before the events of August 11 and 12, 2017, Charlottesville was, for those who knew of it at all, a college town or a weekend getaway from Washington, DC. Or, for the history buffs among us, the home of our third... More>>

Woman found stabbed to death in Norcross hotel

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Investigators say a security guard with the Extended Stay in the 2200 block of Pelican Drive found the woman in a room at 12:30 a.m.

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Tense confrontation amid peaceful vigils in Charlottesville

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Police are blocking off streets and mobilizing hundreds of officers for the anniversary of a deadly white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, alarming activists who plan to rally against the hatred that shocked the nation. More>>

Canadian police charge suspect in shooting that killed 4, including 2 officers

A shooting in a small Canadian city Friday, Aug. 10, 2018 left four people dead, including police officers Sara Burns (left) and Robb Costello (right), who were responding to a call of shots fired. (Fredericton Police Force via AP) A shooting in a small Canadian city Friday, Aug. 10, 2018 left four people dead, including police officers Sara Burns (left) and Robb Costello (right), who were responding to a call of shots fired. (Fredericton Police Force via AP)
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Canadian police charged a man Saturday for the deaths of two police officers and two civilians in a shooting that struck a nerve in a country that has been roiled in recent months by several instances of mass violence.

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Georgia State University student shot outside of dormitory

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GSU Police say the victim was possibly shot twice at 5 a.m. while inside the vehicle outside of student housing in the 100 block of Piedmont.

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New low-cost pharmacy opens in Norcross

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This is the first non-profit pharmacy in the state of Georgia, and it is 100 percent stocked with donated medications. 

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Gwinnett County Schools to host bus driver job fair Video included

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Gwinnett County Public Schools is holding a job fair Saturday for bus drivers due to a shortage. 

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Governor Deal visits Amazon Fulfillment Center in Jefferson

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Governor Nathan Deal visited an Amazon Fulfillment Center in Jefferson to see how the facility has put Georgians to work, but he also threw out hints as to  why Amazon should pick his state for their second headquarters.  

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Gymnast champ launches soap business

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A Gwinnett County kid is making a name for herself as a triple threat. 10-year-old Addy Tep is a level seven gymnastics champ and a three-time medalist. 

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Couple poses as DFACS to take kids Video included

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Authorities have a new warning for parents in Jackson County. Investigators are looking for two adults who are posing as government workers. 

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