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How to save money on a sewer line repair Video included

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Here’s a little-known fact for Fulton County homeowners. If there’s a sewer line break on the right-of-way, the county will fix the first ten feet for a flat rate of $1400. 

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Metro Atlanta Mayors talk the future of public transit

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Fulton County Commissioners met with mayors and other representatives from cities across the county to discuss a referendum they will eventually put on the ballot for Fulton County voters. Some are hoping as soon as November.

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CBS46 takes deeper look into security plans at Waffle House

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Waffle House the 24-hour diner with more than 300 locations in Metro Atlanta are always evaluating their security plans. However, following the fatal shooting in Nashville, those security plans are not being released to the public. 

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Eight students injured in school bus accident in DeKalb Co.

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Officials tells CBS46 19 students were on the bus during the accident on 285 SB at Glenwood Road. 

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Newnan residents concerned about the cost of recent Neo-Nazi rally

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Over the weekend there were snipers on roof tops and officers in riot gear. Officers, deputies and S.W.A.T. team members also made their presence known as they patrolled the streets. All of which comes with a hefty price tag, and the city of Newnan will have to foot the bill. 

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Jury finds Tex McIver guilty of felony murder Video included

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A jury has found Tex McIver guilty of several charges including felony murder Monday afternoon.

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Scattered storms expected for Metro Atlanta Monday night

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Scattered rain and a few storms will continue in Atlanta throughout Monday and the wet weather that has already fallen has prompted flood watches and wind advisories across the northern portion of the CBS46 viewing area.

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Shot fired in parking lot of Mays High School; police searching for suspect

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The Atlanta Public Schools Police Dept. is working to find a male suspect after a shot was fired in the air in the parking lot of Benjamin E. Mays High School on Monday afternoon.

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Life sentence dished out to man who killed pizza delivery driver

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The life sentence was decided Monday afternoon after a jury deliberated for 30 minutes. Tremaine Washington was found guilty of aggravated assault and felony murder without the possibility of parole.

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Piedmont Healthcare, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield officially sign new agreement

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According to Piedmont Healthcare, the healthcare provider and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield officially signed a new agreement on Friday night. 

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Passerby notices hit and run victim on side of road

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The suspect's vehicle is possible a full-size Chevrolet pickup or SUV manufactured between 1999 and 2005, and should have front end damage on the passenger side. 

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EXCLUSIVE: Video shows scuffle between parent, principal due to DeKalb Co. bus driver sick out Video included

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Tension over the bus driver strike in DeKalb County took a violent turn at an elementary school in Lithonia on Monday.

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'Sick-out' continues in DeKalb County, district says driver benefits among 'best in region' Video included

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The DeKalb County school district is disputing claims made by bus drivers in the district, saying the driver's benefits are among the 'best in the region.'

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Prince William and Kate Middleton welcome their 3rd child

In this file photo dated Saturday, June 17, 2017, members of the British royal family gather on the balcony of Buckingham Palace, after attending the annual Trooping the Colour Ceremony in London. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, FILE) In this file photo dated Saturday, June 17, 2017, members of the British royal family gather on the balcony of Buckingham Palace, after attending the annual Trooping the Colour Ceremony in London. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, FILE)

Kensington Palace says the Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to her third child, a boy weighing 8 pounds, 7 ounces.

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Fire rips through DeKalb County daycare center

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Fire ripped through a DeKalb County daycare center early Monday morning. 

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Tree crashes onto home and vehicle in Chamblee

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A tree came crashing down onto a home and vehicle in DeKalb County early Monday morning.

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It's a boy! UK's Duchess of Cambridge delivers third child

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The Duchess of Cambridge, wife of Britain's Prince William, has delivered her third child and it's a boy.

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Shelter dogs serve as service animals for veterans with PTSD

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Stephen Akins was a veteran who served four tours in Afghanistan.  He came out in 2014, suffering from PTSD.

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Ten counter-protesters arrested at neo-Nazi rally in Newnan Video included

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Ten counter-protesters were arrested Saturday at a neo-Nazi rally in Newnan.

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Gambling turns deadly in metro Atlanta Video included

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Investigators say a large group of men were gambling in front of an apartment complex when two of the men got into a verbal argument.

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Naked gunman opens fire at Waffle House patrons

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Nashville Police say a naked gunman walked into the restaurant and opened fire killing three and wounding four others.

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Man flees court before murder conviction

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Police are searching for a man they say walked out of a Fulton County courthouse right before a murder verdict came down, Friday. 

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    Toronto police appear to have engaged in a tense standoff with a suspect shortly after a van drove into multiple pedestrians on Monday, leaving 10 dead.

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    The heroism of James Shaw Jr. ended a deadly shooting at a Tennessee Waffle House before more lives were lost. But Shaw wants people to know that it doesn't take a hero to save the day.

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