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Son of former Atlanta Brave's player on life support

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The son of Keith Lockhart, a former Atlanta Braves player, is on life support after getting hit in the face with a baseball during a tournament game in South Carolina. 

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GSU Chief of Police arrested for DUI

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Chief Joe Spillane tells CBS46 he was stopped last weekend near the Fayette County Square for not maintaining a lane.  

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Atlanta Dream Waive Hollivay, Kiesel

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The Atlanta Dream announced today that the team has waived center Rachel Hollivay and guard Brianna Kiesel. 

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One person dead following collision

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One person was killed during a collision in Cobb County, Sunday afternoon. 

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5 GOP senators now oppose health bill _ enough to sink it Video included

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has unwrapped his plan for dismantling President Barack Obama's health care law. More>>

North Carolina teen missing for more than a year found in Georgia

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A 17-year-old girl who left her home in Charlotte, North Carolina more than a year ago has been found alive in Duluth. 

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Atlanta mayoral candidates respond to low park and Greenspace ranking

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CBS46 Investigative Reporter Sally Sears was the only TV reporter present as the candidates outlined their ideas.

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Officer buys driver car seat after issuing citation

Source: Dunwoody Police Department Source: Dunwoody Police Department
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One Dunwoody officer went above the call of duty during a traffic stop. 

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Man, woman wanted for distribution of meth and heroin

Michael Edward Parker and Bridgette Banks | Source: Union County Sheriff's Office Michael Edward Parker and Bridgette Banks | Source: Union County Sheriff's Office
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The Union County Sheriff's Office needs the public's help locating two suspects wanted for distribution of meth and heroin. 

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Citizen shoots suspect who flees scene of accident Video included

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Marcus Allen Pitts was charged with aggravated assault and is being held in the Newton County Detention Center. 

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Authorities: Deputy thrown over guardrail following collision Video included

Source: Troup County Sheriff's Office via Facebook Source: Troup County Sheriff's Office via Facebook
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A Troup County Deputy is recovering after being thrown over a guardrail following a collision on I-85 northbound. 

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Human remains found in woods near I-85 in Banks County

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The Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) is seeking the public’s help in identifying human remains found near Interstate 85 in Banks County.

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Deadline approaching for drought-related loan applications

Source: U.S. Small Business Administration via Facebook Source: U.S. Small Business Administration via Facebook

Small businesses in some Georgia counties affected by a drought dating back to November 2016 have one more month to apply for federal disaster loans.

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Police arrest 3 for possession of child pornography in Polk County

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The Polk County Police Department has arrested and charged three people with crimes related to possession of images of child pornography and other violations of Georgia laws after a several week long investigation.

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'Free Dentistry Day' event hosted in Alpharetta

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Residents in the Alpharetta community and surrounding areas will have the opportunity to receive free dental services at Jones Bridge Dental Care on Saturday, June 24.

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National 'Tunnel to Towers' Foundation honors 9/11 first responders

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To honor our bravest first responders, fire fighters and military heroes who risked their lives on 9/11, the Tunnel to Towers Foundation is hosting a stair climb at The Westin Peachtree Plaza in downtown Atlanta on Saturday, June 24.

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Man stabbed to death during home break-in Video included

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A Fayette County man died early Friday morning  as a result of a stab wound in his home.

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Aggravated assault suspect taken into custody

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 19 year-old  Brown was arrested allegedly discharged a semi-automatic handgun some 18 times at a woman on June 21.  

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Fulton County Schools invites faith leaders to create partnerships at fifth annual faith summit

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 This free event will take place on Tuesday,June 27, at the Buckhead Church beginning at 10 a.m. Participants will learn ways to offer assistance and provide resources that benefit schools and places of worship.  

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Men robbed at gunpoint after bogus iPhone sale in Gwinnett County

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Gwinnett County Police are seeking tips in the identity of three suspects in an armed robbery. 

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Police searching for man who shot, pistol-whipped victims

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Clayton County Police are searching for man accused of shooting a victim multiple times and pistol-whipping another at a home on June 3.

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Cities in Georgia with the most violent crimes

Source: MGN Online Source: MGN Online
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According to the FBI, almost 1,250,000 violent crimes happened in the United States in the past year. Check out the Top 20 cities in Georgia with the most violent crimes.

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Marietta Police detective loses battle with cancer weeks after retirement

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A Marietta Police detective that served on the force for 22 years has passed away, just two weeks after retiring from the department. 

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Police identify man accused in hit-and-run death of Henry County teen

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Police have identified the man arrested and charged in a hit-and-run crash that killed a Henry County teen.

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No biological threat in suspicious letters sent to Karen Handel, news outlets

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The Georgia Department of Public Health has determined that the white powder sent to Karen Handel, several of her neighbors and various media outlets tested negative for any kind of biological threat agent. 

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Bond hearing held for man accused in drowning of adopted son

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A bond hearing is being held Friday for a man charged in the death of his 10 year-old adopted son.

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  • Tourist boat sinks near Colombian city

    Tourist boat sinks near Colombian city

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    Nine people were dead and 28 missing after a tourist ferry packed with around 170 passengers for the holiday weekend capsized Sunday on a reservoir near the Colombian city of Medellin, officials said.

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    Nine people were dead and 28 missing after a tourist ferry packed with around 170 passengers for the holiday weekend capsized Sunday on a reservoir near the Colombian city of Medellin, officials said.

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  • Gay pride parades sound a note of resistance and face some

    Gay pride parades sound a note of resistance and face some

    (AP Photo/Mel Evans, File)(AP Photo/Mel Evans, File)

    Tens of thousands of people waving rainbow flags lined streets for gay pride parades Sunday in coast-to-coast events that took both celebratory and political tones, the latter a reaction to what some see as new threats to gay rights in the Trump era.

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    Tens of thousands of people waving rainbow flags lined streets for gay pride parades Sunday in coast-to-coast events that took both celebratory and political tones, the latter a reaction to what some see as new threats to gay rights in the Trump era.

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  • Eid al-Fitr: What you need to know

    Eid al-Fitr: What you need to know

    Eid al-Fitr marks the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi)Eid al-Fitr marks the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi)

    More than one billion Muslims around the world celebrated Eid al-Fitr on Sunday, as the month-long Ramadan fast ends and the festivities begin.

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    More than one billion Muslims around the world celebrated Eid al-Fitr on Sunday, as the month-long Ramadan fast ends and the festivities begin.

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