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Prosecutors are nearing the end of their case against Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort. (Bill Hennessy/CNN) Prosecutors are nearing the end of their case against Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort. (Bill Hennessy/CNN)

Ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort guilty of 8 charges

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The jury in Alexandria, Virginia is weighing 18 counts against Manafort, who is accused of hiding millions of dollars in foreign income from Ukraine and of lying on loan applications to maintain a lavish lifestyle.

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Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen pleads guilty in hush-money scheme

In this May 30, 2018 file photo, attorney Michael Cohen arrives to court in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File) In this May 30, 2018 file photo, attorney Michael Cohen arrives to court in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
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The 51-year-old Cohen entered the plea in federal court in New York on Tuesday. The other charges involve bank fraud and income tax evasion.

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A group of people at a Carroll County gym did much more than lose weight, they actually saved a man's life.

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Buford City School District Superintendent accused of using racial language Video included

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CBS46 has learned of a lawsuit that accuses the Buford City School District Superintendent of using racial language. 

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Michael Williams makes controversial statement in defense of Donald Trump and possible use of "N-word" Video included

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The controversy over a Georgia Republican lawmaker’s comments about President Trump on National TV are sending shockwaves through the area.

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New fight for Peoplestown residents to stay in homes Video included

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Another battle is brewing in the eminent domain saga between the City of Atlanta and some hold-out homeowners in Peoplestown. 

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Police: Man withdraws thousands from bank while using stolen identity

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According to authorities, an unidentified suspect withdrew $8500 in cash and obtained a cashier’s check in the amount of $27,000.00. 

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Police search for home invasion, aggravated assault suspect

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Police say Christopher Allen Wikstrom committed homes invasion and aggravated assault in the Hollywood community of Habersham County. 

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Campaign 2018: Kemp, Abrams talk business Video included

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Democratic nominee Stacey Abrams and Republican nominee Brian Kemp spoke before the Georgia Chamber's annual congressional luncheon. 

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Horses help kids reach milestones

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CBS46 anchor Karyn Greer shows how C 2 It Equine Therapy Ranch is advocating to make kids stronger, one horse ride at a time.  

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Marietta rehab center helps dogs with mobility Video included

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CBS46 reporter Aiyana Cristal spent the day at Georgia Veterinary Rehabilitation Fitness and Pain Management, a dog rehab center in Marietta. 

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Residents say MLK Drive conditions haven't been improved Video included

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CBS46 is advocating for people in southwest Atlanta who say Martin Luther King Jr. Drive needs repairs. 

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Technology to blame for 911 call center confusion Video included

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People who live in both DeKalb County and the City of Atlanta are using their cell phone to dial 911. Their calls are going to the nearest cell tower, which often sends them to DeKalb County’s 911 Call Center when they should be getting Atlanta Police.

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4 suspects in custody after Marietta Police break-up human trafficking operation Video included

Clockwise: Kamari Bolden, Douglas White, Kenneth Thomas and Laura Waugh (Source: Marietta Police) Clockwise: Kamari Bolden, Douglas White, Kenneth Thomas and Laura Waugh (Source: Marietta Police)
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The Marietta Police Dept. thwarted a human trafficking operation Monday morning at the Days Inn on NW Parkway.

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City of Stockbridge files federal lawsuit to stop Eagle’s Landing vote Video included

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City leaders in Stockbridge announced Tuesday the filing of a federal lawsuit aimed at stopping a referendum vote on the creation of a new city of Eagle’s Landing, claiming in part that it would discriminate against African-Americans.

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Officials believe body of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts found

Mollie Tibbetts (Handout) Mollie Tibbetts (Handout)
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Mollie Tibbetts vanished from a small town in Iowa on July 18.

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Georgia teacher searches for kidney match in unique way

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CBS46 is advocating for the roughly five thousand patients in Georgia desperately waiting for a life-saving organ transplant. 

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US deports 95-year-old ex-Nazi guard to Germany

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The White House says a 95-year-old former Nazi concentration camp guard has been deported to Germany, 14 years after a judge ordered him deported. More>>

Microsoft uncovers more Russian hacking ahead of midterms

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Microsoft says it's uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political groups ahead of the midterm elections. More>>

Life sentence issued for man who savagely stabbed a man to death in 2014

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The 35-year-old was charged with malice murder, felony murder, aggravated assault, armed robbery and burglary in the first degree.

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Father of slain Colorado woman sobs, seethes in courtroom

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A Colorado man is due back in court Tuesday to formally learn that he has been charged with the murders of his pregnant wife and two daughters. More>>

East Point police officer accused of sexual assault

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An East Point Police Officer is accused of breaking some of the laws he's supposed to uphold. 

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Man fatally shot near Inn at the Peachtrees Hotel

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Police say the shooting took place around 9:30 p.m. in the 300 block of W. Peachtree St. NE.

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Police investigate fatal shooting in downtown Atlanta

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According to authorities, a male victim was shot in the head in the 300 block of West Peachtree Street. 

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Prison inmates threaten to strike

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CBS46 reporter Brittany Miller tells us why inmates, including those here in Georgia, are threatening a labor and hunger strike.

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Grandmother pinned against pump following wreck at gas station Video included

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Authorities tell CBS46 a car with three possible juveniles was speeding and driving carelessly into the a Circle K gas station in Lithonia. 

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Authorities searching for man who threatened to shoot President Trump

Shawn Richard Christy, 27, is on the run after making threats against President Trump last month according to the U.S. Marshals. (U.S. Marshals/CNN) Shawn Richard Christy, 27, is on the run after making threats against President Trump last month according to the U.S. Marshals. (U.S. Marshals/CNN)
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Law enforcement authorities are searching for a man who's suspected of threatening to shoot President Donald Trump.

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Former Lindley Middle School teacher throws bar stool at student; arrested for battery

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According to the warrant, Maurice Simmons was on hall duty when a student place a cold water bottle on the back of his neck. 

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Attorney General Chris Carr visits The Zone Recovery Center

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As the state attempts to curb illegal opioid use, some local leaders are advocating for a unique program which is helping users beat addiction.    

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Dog licking can be deadly for some people

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Capnocytophaga is a relatively common bacteria in dogs and cats.

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Man confesses to shooting woman in abdomen after being questioned by police

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According to investigators, Jermall Romine Burks, Jr. shot 20-year-old Marecia Adams in the abdomen at a residence in the 1700 block of South 10th Street. 

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Kirkwood resident upset after man attempts to break in home, 911 call placed on hold Video included

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On Saturday, around noon, a woman named Christian was sitting inside her Kirkwood home with her partner and two dogs when all of them heard a noise.

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