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Lilburn Police investigate motorcycle fatality


Lilburn Police are investigating a fatality accident that occurred on Hood Road shortly before midnight on Friday. More>>

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Pope Francis leads Good Friday Mass

Pope Francis will lead a special Mass at St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican to mark Good Friday, the most solemn day in the Christian calendar. More>>

Funeral held for fallen Atlanta firefighter Video included


Hundreds gathered to say a final farewell to a fallen Atlanta firefighter Thursday afternoon. More>>

Facing 4th lawsuit, Paulding airport leaders press on for commercial jet service Video included


Leaders with the Paulding County airport authority now face a fourth lawsuit in their efforts to bring commercial airline service to the airport along Highway 278.

Rainy travel weather ahead of Easter

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A large storm system sweeping in from the Gulf of Mexico is poised to create a holiday travel headache in the southeast.

Water main break shuts down Atlanta road


You may need to find an alternate route because of a water main break. At about noon, a 10 inch main bust at DeKalb Avenue NE and Elmira Place in Atlanta. More>>

Hawks playoffs round 1 schedule announced


The Hawks will begin their trek toward the NBA title this Saturday. The team released their schedule for round one of the playoffs against the Indiana Pacers on Thursday. More>>

Jurors to hear closing arguments in Clayton Co. daycare death trial Video included


Clayton County jurors will hear closing arguments Friday in the trial of a daycare owner and her daughter charged with the murder of a toddler found dead in the daycare center's van. More>>

Grammy award winning artist surprises abducted boy at town hall meeting


Parents met at a southwest Atlanta church on Thursday to see what can be done to find a man who abducted a 10-year-old boy. More>>

Dump truck stuck under Atlanta overpass


A dump truck is stuck under an overpass in Northeast Atlanta. More>>

Man wanted in kidnapping of NC prosecutor's father


One man wanted in the kidnapping of a North Carolina prosecutor's father has been captured while another suspect remains at large. More>>

Atlanta Public Schools under hiring freeze Video included


Erroll B. Davis Jr. sent a letter out Thursday instituting a hiring freeze to ensure Dr. Meria Carstarphen has flexibility to make organizational changes as she assumes leadership of APS. More>>

Rob Ford kicks off mayoral re-election campaign


Toronto's controversial Mayor Rob Ford launched his re-election bid Thursday. More>>

Fewer homeowners underwater on their mortgages


States with the highest percentage of seriously underwater homes included Nevada, Florida and Illinois. More>>

Rescues for sunken S. Korean ferry hampered by low visibility


Bad weather hampers rescue efforts in sunk South Korea ferry. More>>

Casual pot use may lead to brain abnormalities


A new study says casual marijuana use may change your brain. More>>

Chelsea Clinton expecting first child


Clinton married Marc Mezvinsky in 2010. More>>

Atlanta cleans up 10,000 tires illegally dumped in subdivision


Some 10,000 tires dumped illegally at the Cascade Parc Subdivision in Southwest Atlanta. More>>

Real Housewives of Atlanta star Porsha Williams charged with battery


Real Housewives of Atlanta star Porsha Williams turned herself into Atlanta police Wednesday after being charged with simple battery. More>>

Rain in Atlanta's Friday forecast


A large storm system sweeping up from the Gulf of Mexico will bring higher rain chances to Atlanta and north Georgia by Friday afternoon.

Kool & the Gang, Austin Mahone to headline Braves postgame concerts


Music hits and baseball hits will take the field at Turner Field this year. The Atlanta Braves announced the lineup for their 2014 postgame concerts. All the concerts are free with a game ticket. More>>

Recall and CBS46 shredder event sets new Guinness World Record


Recall Holdings Limited, a global leader in information management, announced that the company, in conjunction with CBS46, set a new Guinness World Record for "Most Paper Collected in One Day" for the "Great Shredder Event," on September 7, 2013. More>>

Police investigate Union City double shooting


Union City Police are investigating a shooting that left one person dead and another injured Wednesday night. More>>

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  • Ukrainian insurgents reject call to quit buildings

    Ukrainian insurgents reject call to quit buildings

    Friday, April 18 2014 7:31 AM EDT2014-04-18 11:31:00 GMT
    Pro-Russian militiamen who control government buildings in eastern Ukraine are showing no sign of relenting despite a deal between Moscow and Kiev.More >
    Pro-Russian insurgents in Ukraine's east who have been occupying government buildings in more than 10 cities said Friday they will only leave them if the interim government in Kiev resigns.More >
  • 12 killed, 3 missing in avalanche on Everest

    12 killed, 3 missing in avalanche on Everest

    Friday, April 18 2014 7:18 AM EDT2014-04-18 11:18:00 GMT
    An avalanche swept the slopes of Mount Everest on Friday along a route used to ascend the world's highest peak, killing at least six Nepalese guides and leaving nine more missing, officials said.More >
    An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving three missing in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak.More >
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    10 Things to Know for Today

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