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MO Gov. Nixon: 'Vigorous prosecution' needed after death of Michael Brown Video included

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With Michael Brown's funeral scheduled for Monday, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has made his boldest statement since Brown's death, saying in a statement that "a vigorous prosecution must be pursued." 

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Assessment continues for 30 children from Central America in Hall County Video included

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Like many school districts across the nation, the Hall County School District has no easy task in placing undocumented Central American children into the appropriate classes. More>>

Just hang up to avoid scams

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Just hang up. That's what postal inspectors say you should do the next time you get a call telling you you've won a lottery but have to pay a fee to collect the winnings. More>>

Decatur police record specific info from detainees to understand diversity Video included

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Police in Decatur just started something new. They now record specific information, like ethnicity, about the people they stop during traffic violations. More>>

After moving west for medical cannabis mom and daughter come home

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After moving to Colorado on a quest for medical cannabis, a mother and her daughter move back to Georgia. More>>

APS answers parents' questions ahead of CRCT cheating trial

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The trial of 12 former Atlanta Public Schools employees is set to start, and APS is answering questions parents may have about the trial and what it means for their students. More>>

Atlanta court clerk pocketed more than $80,000 in court fines

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A former City of Atlanta municipal court clerk pled guilty on Tuesday to stealing more than $80,000 in court fines for her personal use. More>>

Mid 90s expected in Atlanta through the weekend

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Temperatures are expected to reach the warmest of the summer at the end of the week in Atlanta.
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Liberia president declares Ebola curfew

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Liberia's president declared a curfew and ordered security forces to quarantine a slum home to at least 50,000 people late Tuesday as the West African country battled to stop the spread of Ebola in the capital. More>>

Gwinnett County needs help naming new schools

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There are four new schools slated to open in Gwinnett County in 2015. But while construction is well underway, Gwinnett County Public Schools still does not know what names will be on the signs when they More>>

Atlanta Watershed Department owed millions by delinquent customers Video included

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Delinquent commercial accounts owe the City of Atlanta more than $6-million, according to Watershed management. Starting this week, the city is going after the 275 biggest offenders. More>>

Bank teller locks self and employee in vault during attempted robbery

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Lilburn police are looking for a man who they say tried to rob a PNC Bank in the Gwinnett County city.
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Pentagon drawn into Ferguson police militarization debate

The sometimes violent protests in Ferguson, Missouri, and the law enforcement response has sparked a debate about what some call the "militarization of police," after armored vehicles, stun grenades and high-tech weaponry were brought in to calm the violence. More>>

Lightning strike throws 9-year-old off couch Video included

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Around 7:30 on Monday, Deandre Connell said he was doing homework when a bolt of lightning struck a tree outside the living room window. The current traveled through the ground, blowing him off the couch. More>>

Support grows for officer who shot Ferguson teen Michael Brown

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While the nation is watching and hearing the angry protests in support of black shooting victim Michael Brown, a different kind of support is being voiced for the white police officer who fatally shot the unarmed teenager. More>>

Bomb squad called after warrant served at home in Chamblee

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The bomb squad had to be called Tuesday afternoon after police served an arrest warrant at a home in Chamblee. More>>

MyHomework App for students and parents Video included

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Sometimes it is hard to keep up with all the new classes and assignments once school is back in session.
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Business owners vying for roles in future Falcons, Braves stadiums Video included

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Hundreds of metro Atlanta small business owners are expected to gather at Atlanta City Hall Tuesday to learn how to compete for a chance to help build two new professional sports stadiums. More>>

What to know if you take a car on campus Video included

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Not all college students get to take a car with them to campus. But some will have that extra responsibility.
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Allegations of public corruption not investigated by GA attorney general Video included

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CBS46 News has learned allegations of public corruption within the University System of Georgia have not been investigated by the office of Attorney General Sam Olens. More>>

Elderly couple missing from Floyd County found in Marietta Video included

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A missing couple, who was the subject of a Mattie's Call, has been found in Marietta. More>>

Logistics company bringing 75 jobs to Atlanta

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Gov. Nathan Deal announced Tuesday that Total Quality Logistics is coming to Atlanta. The freight brokerage company will create 75 new jobs in Fulton County. More>>

Honestly! Atlanta ranks No. 7 in national honesty experiment

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Just how honest are people in the Peach State? Honest Tea conducted a nationwide experiment to find out which cities were the most and least honest. More>>

Man shows up for jail in T-shirt with mug shot

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A Maine man who served a 48-hour sentence for drunken driving wore something special for his jail booking photo: a T-shirt featuring his mug shot. More>>

Habersham County will not pay medical bills for baby injured in raid

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Habersham County has decided not to pay the medical bills for a baby injured when a flash bomb went off during a raid. More>>

Henry County police look for man suspected of shoplifting TV

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Henry County police are searching for a man who they say stole a TV from Walmart. More>>

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  • Israel, Gaza militants trade fire after talks fail

    Israel, Gaza militants trade fire after talks fail

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 2:44 AM EDT2014-08-20 06:44:46 GMT
    Palestinian militants are firing rockets from Gaza and Israel is launching airstrikes following the end of a cease-fire and the collapse of talks aimed at a lasting truce.More >
    Palestinian militants launched dozens of rockets and Israel responded with airstrikes on Wednesday after Egyptian efforts to mediate a lasting truce in the monthlong Gaza war collapsed in a hail of fire a day earlier.More >
  • 10 dead, 22 missing in Hiroshima landslide

    10 dead, 22 missing in Hiroshima landslide

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 2:44 AM EDT2014-08-20 06:44:40 GMT
    Rain-sodden slopes collapsed in torrents of mud, rock and debris early Wednesday in the outskirts of Hiroshima, killing at least 10 people and leaving 22 missing, the government said.More >
    Rain-sodden slopes collapsed in torrents of mud, rock and debris early Wednesday in the outskirts of Hiroshima, killing at least 10 people and leaving 22 missing, the government said.More >
  • Governor won't seek removal of county prosecutor

    Governor won't seek removal of county prosecutor

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 2:35 AM EDT2014-08-20 06:35:59 GMT
    The National Guard has arrived in Ferguson but kept its distance from the streets where protesters have again clashed with police in the St. Louis suburb where Michael Brown was fatally shot by a police officer.More >
    Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon said Tuesday that he would not seek the removal of the prosecutor overseeing the investigation into the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown, which has sparked more than a week of nightly clashes...More >
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