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Man dead, woman injured in Atlanta shooting

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A man was killed and a woman critically injured after a shooting early Saturday in northwest Atlanta.
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Benefit for Auburn football player killed in crash

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The family of a popular Auburn football player killed in a crash held a benefit in his honor Thursday night.
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Vigil held for 13-year-old Carrollton boy shot while he slept

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Family and friends gathered Wednesday night in Carroll County for another vigil and another chance to remember a 13-year-old boy taken too soon.
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Good Samaritan saves children trapped in house fire

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Eddie Hamilton didn't hesitate when he found out a nearby neighbor's house was on fire and three children were trapped inside. More>>

Athens-Clarke County officer shot during domestic dispute released from hospital

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An Athens-Clarke County police officer has been released from the hospital after being shot in the line of duty, according to authorities. More>>

Man injured by gunfire, stray bullet hits 10 year-old girl inside home

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DeKalb County Police are looking for suspects in a shooting that left a 26-year-old man severely injured and a 10 year-old girl with a gunshot wound to her foot. Police said the shooting happened on Scarbrough Drive just before midnight, Sunday night. More>>

Ferguson police to receive body cameras Video included

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Thanks to donations, Ferguson police are starting to wear wearable cameras on patrols. 

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I-285 near Lavista Road re-opened after motorcycle chase

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One lane of northbound I-285 near Lavista Road has re-opened after a crash. More>>

Several injured following deck collapse at house party Video included

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Six people were injured at a Labor Day weekend house party in Ellenwood, following the collapse of a deck. More>>

Boy, 1, drowns in west Georgia lake

Authorities say a 1-year-old boy has died in an apparent accidental drowning in a west Georgia lake. More>>

Homicide by vehicle charges filed in Atlanta crash

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Jasper Collier, father of four, was killed when his vehicle was struck head-on by an alleged impaired driver's vehicle.
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Man shot and killed at Midtown high-rise

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The body of a man was found in a Midtown high-rise Sunday, according to the Atlanta Police Department. More>>

Argument sparks shooting behind adult movie store

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An argument sparked an overnight shooting behind an adult movie store, according to Atlanta police. One of the two men involved pulled a gun on the other and shot him. More>>

Woman's body found in Lake Allatoona

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The body of an unidentified woman was found in a Cherokee County creek Sunday afternoon. More>>

Hurricane-force winds cause damage in Polk County

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Hundreds in Polk County spent Sunday cleaning up downed trees and power lines. More>>

Stewart returns to racing at Atlanta Motor Speedway; fans excited despite early exit

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Three weeks after a terrible accident that killed fellow driver, Kevin Ward Jr., Tony Stewart slipped behind the wheel of his No. 14 Sprint Cup series car and raced for the checkered flag. More>>

Wood whiffs 12 as Gattis, Braves nip Marlins 1-0

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Alex Wood struck out 12 in eight dominant innings and Evan Gattis homered to help the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 1-0 on Sunday. More>>

Islamist militia now guards US Embassy in Libya

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An Islamist-allied militia group in control of Libya's capital now guards the U.S. Embassy and its residential compound, a commander said Sunday, as onlookers toured the abandoned homes of diplomats who fled the... More>>

Family speaks out on butt injection verdict Video included

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The infamous butt injection trial ends in Mississippi, but the saga continues in neighboring Alabama. More>>

What We Learned from the SEC in Week 1

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For a while, it looked like the college football world was going to be upended in the first week of play, but it all worked out according to plan in the end.

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Girl shot, Atlanta police search for clues at apartment complex Video included

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A nine-year-old girl was shot Saturday night at what is being called a community cookout at The Retreat at Marketplace, an apartment complex on the southwest side of Atlanta. More>>

Lightning, rain cancel Idaho-Florida game

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The Idaho-Florida game has been canceled because of unsafe field conditions. More>>

Police: Missing 10-year-old girl located

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Atlanta police said they have located a missing 10-year-old girl. More>>

Michael Sam, first openly gay player in NFL, cut by Rams

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ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The St. Louis Rams have cut Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team. The 7th-round draft pick has been outspoken and confident as his progress was watched as More>>

Six dead in North Carolina house fire

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Authorities say six people have died in a house fire in eastern North Carolina. Sampson County deputies said in a news release that the fire was reported around 1 a.m. Saturday. Authorities found five More>>

Ga. science teachers encouraged to apply for grant

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The Georgia Department of Natural Resources is encouraging science teachers across the state to apply for a $1,000 grant. Officials say the program is funded through an association with The Environmental More>>

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Teen has heated exchange with family after announcing he is gay

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Video of a Metro Atlanta teenager coming out to his family has gone viral. More>>

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