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Braves to break ground on new Cobb County ballpark


The Atlanta Braves will soon officially kick off a new chapter in their history. More>>

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Atlanta leaders to recognize ‘Fuel Your Schools’ charity


Atlanta City Council members will present a proclamation Tuesday to Chevron for a program in which its customers have helped to raise millions of dollars to fund school projects. More>>

Dog stabbed in PetSmart after man claims it attacked his dog


A dog that was stabbed at an adoption event in Newnan on Sunday had to be euthanized. More>>

Man robs, then shoots gas station clerk in DeKalb County Video included


Police were trying to figure out who shot a gas station clerk in the head during a robbery early Tuesday morning. More>>

Atlanta police look for motive in fatal shooting at old car wash


A man was found dead at an abandoned car wash in southwest Atlanta Monday night. Atlanta detectives said that an altercation escalated into the fatal shooting. More>>

Broken pipe floods apartments in Midtown high rise Video included


A pipe broke inside a highrise apartment building in midtown Atlanta, flooding dozens, possibly hundreds of units. More>>

Kidnapped woman gives birth, fiance killed after gunmen demand money from family


A pregnant Decatur woman is being kept alive by a ventilator at Grady Memorial Hospital after she and her fiancé, Jeronta Brown, were kidnapped on Saturday. More>>

Rescue group sets sights on strays for veterans Video included


Three years ago the rescue group Coco's Cupboard started in Pike County to spay and neuter dogs and cats. Now, they have launched a partnership with Healing 4 Heroes to rehabilitate their most qualified strays and pair them with a veteran. More>>

A fatal skydiving accident claims Marietta man, injures another Video included


At 13,000 feet three friends jumped out of a plane. What happened next is not entirely clear. But one thing is certain, one of them collided with another and it cost Donald Bragg his life. More>>

How celebrities' nude photos get leaked

How did private, nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence and other celebrities get leaked all over the Internet Sunday? More>>

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


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

Four Phillies pitchers no-hit the Braves


Cole Hamels and three Philadelphia Phillies relievers combined to pitch a no-hitter Monday, beating the Atlanta Braves 7-0 and giving a last-place team a rare reason to celebrate. More>>

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


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>>

No gray area: Beliefs shape views of Brown killing


Lamont Jones and Keith Stephens stood 60 feet from each other, separated by four lanes of pavement and a thousand miles of perception. More>>

Good Samaritan saves children trapped in house fire Video included


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

Ferguson police to receive body cameras Video included


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


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


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


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


Jasper Collier, father of four, was killed when his vehicle was struck head-on by an alleged impaired driver's vehicle.

Man shot and killed at Midtown high-rise


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


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


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

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  • UK withdrawing warrant for ill boy's parents

    UK withdrawing warrant for ill boy's parents

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 11:12 AM EDT2014-09-02 15:12:28 GMT
    U.K. Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg says it is inappropriate to throw the full weight of the law at a family who spirited their ill 5-year-old child out of the country in order for him to receive a revolutionary...More >
    U.K. prosecutors are withdrawing the arrest warrant in the case of a British couple who took their 5-year-old son out of the country in hopes of getting a new type of radiation therapy for his brain tumor.More >
  • Political skills above language for EU's Tusk

    Political skills above language for EU's Tusk

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 11:12 AM EDT2014-09-02 15:12:19 GMT
    Donald Tusk's English is shaky, his French nonexistent, and his nation - Poland - has only sat at the EU table since 2004.More >
    Donald Tusk's English is shaky, his French nonexistent, and his nation - Poland - has only sat at the EU table since 2004.More >
  • 32 teens escape from Nashville detention center

    32 teens escape from Nashville detention center

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 11:02 AM EDT2014-09-02 15:02:36 GMT
    A spokesman says more than 30 teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center and 17 are still being sought.More >
    Thirty-two teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center by crawling under a weak spot in a fence late Monday, and 10 of them were still on the run Tuesday, a spokesman said.More >
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