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Elderly farmer in Gwinnett County could lose his only 'family:' his beloved animals Video included

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Police and animal control in Gwinnett County are meeting Wednesday to see if they need to take a farmer's cattle from him.
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In a game with no walks, Marlins win pitching duel 1-0

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Jose Fernandez matched his career high with 14 strikeouts in eight innings and combined with Steve Cishek on a three-hitter as the Miami Marlins shut out the Atlanta Braves 1-0 on Tuesday night. More>>

Falcons' Head Coach Mike Smith demands bigger, stronger lines

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Atlanta Falcons coach Mike Smith wants his team to make major improvements on the line of scrimmage. More>>

Coach Smith says Julio Jones 'progressing well'

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Atlanta Falcons coach Mike Smith isn't sure when receiver Julio Jones will return to full speed. More>>

Braves' Minor to make 1 more rehab start in minors

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Braves left-hander Mike Minor's season debut has been pushed back so he can make one more minor league start in his recovery from tendinitis in his left shoulder. More>>

Pacers even series with Hawks, win Game 2 101-85

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Paul George scored 27 points and George Hill had all 15 of his points in the second half, leading the Indiana Pacers to a 101-85 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday night in Game 2 of their first-round playoff series. More>>

Students can save money by avoiding schools that advertise heavily Video included

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For-profit colleges, many of which advertise heavily for students, are coming under increased scrutiny for alleged predator student lending.
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Gov. Deal to sign sweeping gun bill Video included

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Gov. Nathan Deal on Wednesday is scheduled to sign into law a bill that will let licensed owners carry guns into any part of Georgia municipal airports that are not behind security checkpoints. More>>

Atlanta airport launching $2M incentive program

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Atlanta airport officials say City Council has approved of establishing a $2 million incentive program. More>>

Ukraine orders new military operation in the east

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Ukraine's acting president ordered security forces to resume operations in the country's east on Tuesday after the bodies of two people allegedly abducted by pro-Russia insurgents were found and a military aircraft... More>>

APS adopts FY15 budget, raises for many employees included

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During a special legislative meeting Tuesday evening, the Atlanta Board of Education adopted the General Fund Budget for Atlanta Public Schools for fiscal year 2015. More>>

Couple sues to overturn GA's same-sex marriage ban to protect their children Video included

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A couple from Atlanta is listed as plaintiffs in a federal lawsuit challenging Georgia's constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriage. More>>

Internet TV case: Justices skeptical, concerned

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Grappling with fast-changing technology, Supreme Court justices debated Tuesday whether they can protect the copyrights of TV broadcasters to the shows they send out without strangling innovations in the use of the internet. More>>

APS paraprofessional caught on camera allegedly abusing special needs child Video included

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Fulton County police arrested Atlanta Public Schools paraprofessional Alger Shafter Coleman III and charged him with cruelty to children in the first degree and simple battery. More>>

Hall County leader seeks to regulate safety at private gun ranges Video included

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Hall County commissioner Billy Powell said he is looking to create an ordinance to potentially regulate gun safety at private residences. More>>

Widow among those fighting to overturn GA's same-sex marriage ban Video included

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Less than two months after her wife died, Jennifer Sisson, 34, of Decatur, has sued the state of Georgia for failing to recognize their marriage.
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Andrea Sneiderman could be released from prison in June

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Andrea Sneiderman could be released from prison as early as June. More>>

City of Austell buying more than a dozen homes destroyed by historic flood Video included

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The great flood of 2009 damaged and destroyed dozens of homes, including Glenn Taylor's. "The flood waters came in and went four foot in," said Taylor. More>>

Couples file lawsuit challenging Georgia's same-sex marriage ban Video included

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On Tuesday, Lambda Legal, on behalf of their clients, will file a lawsuit challenging Georgia's constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriage. More>>

Man accused of killing his girlfriend has been caught

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A man wanted for allegedly killing his girlfriend in Union City a few weeks ago has been arrested. More>>

Train crashes into truck, shuts down intersection

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A driver of a big rig reportedly ignored signs warning large trucks not to travel over a railroad crossing at Highway 61 and Cheeves Street in Villa Rica Tuesday morning. More>>

Teen stowaway raises questions about airport security

If a teen carrying nothing but a comb can do it, who else could breach airport security and hop aboard the bottom of a plane? More>>

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  • Missouri executes inmate for 1993 farm slaying

    Missouri executes inmate for 1993 farm slaying

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 2:55 AM EDT2014-04-23 06:55:05 GMT
    Missouri has executed an inmate convicted of killing a farming couple in 1993 as part of a plot to steal their cows.More >
    Missouri has executed an inmate convicted of killing a farming couple in 1993 as part of a plot to steal their cows.More >
  • Former Iron Curtain still barrier for deer

    Former Iron Curtain still barrier for deer

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 2:54 AM EDT2014-04-23 06:54:57 GMT
    The Iron Curtain was traced by an electrified barbed-wire fence that isolated the communist world from the West.More >
    The Iron Curtain was traced by an electrified barbed-wire fence that isolated the communist world from the West.More >
  • Missouri executes inmate for 1993 farm slaying

    Missouri executes inmate for 1993 farm slaying

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 2:44 AM EDT2014-04-23 06:44:34 GMT
    Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has declined a Missouri death row inmate's clemency request, hours before the inmate's scheduled execution.More >
    Missouri executed an inmate early Wednesday who was convicted of killing a farming couple in 1993 as part of a plot to steal their cows.More >
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