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Cadi finds a forever home

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Cadi the dog has a forever home after being abandoned by her owner and dropped off at the Atlanta Dog Spa.

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Woman claims she was injured during rough arrest Video included

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An Atlanta Police officer is now under investigation, accused of roughing up women during their arrest at a Buckhead restaurant. 

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Businesses push for extended nightlife hours during Super Bowl

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The Atlanta Nightlife Alliance wants establishments to be allowed to stay open open 24 hours during the week of the big game. 

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Man attempts to lure woman into vehicle

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A woman working at a Roswell Publix narrowly escaped a man attempting to lure her away in the grocery store parking lot. 

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Latina candidate disqualified from race

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For months she's been campaigning to be the next Representative of House District 29 but on Friday Maria Palacios learned she'd been disqualified from the race.

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Students hold gun violence vigil

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The Georgia Student Alliance for Social Justice wants to see change, and with candles lit, they stood and spoke in the shadows of the capitol.

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Police rescue malnourished dog, issue arrest warrant for owner

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Roswell police officers rescued a dog from a horrible situation, and now they're trying to find the man responsible for the neglect.

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Construction workers safe after scaffolding snaps on Atlanta building Video included

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Two construction workers are safe after hanging from a building in midtown Atlanta when a scaffolding snapped early Friday evening.

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It's graduation time: What you need to know

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If you're planning to attend a graduation ceremony at the Georgia World Congress Center Authority, CBS46 has everything you need to know for the occasion. 

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Neighbors say predator on loose in Sandy Springs, Atlanta

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Parts of Sandy Springs and Atlanta are on edge after neighbors say there is a suspected predator on the loose. 

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Veteran struggling after VA massively reduces monthly disability check

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A Veteran and his wife are struggling after the VA massively reduced his monthly disability check.

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New tool removes excuse of poverty from failing schools

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A powerful new tool is removing the excuse of poverty from failing schools across Georgia.

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Fulton County Schools Police investigating after bullet found in classroom at Alpharetta High School

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The Fulton County Schools Police Dept. is investigating after a bullet was found in a classroom at Alpharetta High School.

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Police investigating rash of carjackings in Midtown Atlanta Video included

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Police believe four carjackings and two armed robberies could be connected.

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Teen critically injured in shooting at gas station

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A 19 year-old man is hospitalized in critical condition after being shot several times at a gas station in South Fulton early Wednesday morning.

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Hapeville Police searching for child molestation suspect

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Police in Hapeville are searching for a man accused of committing sex crimes against children. 

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Police: Woman's body found hanging from tree outside Walmart

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A disturbing discovery as police say a woman's body was found hanging from a tree outside a Walmart location in South Fulton early Monday morning.

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Amazon's Alexa becomes resource for Johns Creek

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The goal is to increase transparency and to also help entrepreneurs and business owners.

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Several evacuated after fire at Midtown Atlanta high rise Video included

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Fire ripped through a high rise building in Midtown Atlanta early Tuesday morning, evacuating residents and forcing the closure of West Peachtree Street. 

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City of Atlanta officials meet to discuss public transportation limitations Video included

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Monday, community leaders came together to discuss the area's infrastructure problems and come up with solutions for people like Fredrick White who depend on public transportation.

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Fatal shooting on Donald Lee Hollowell, search for suspect continues

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The shooting occurred just before 2 a.m. near Donald Lee Hollowell Parkway and Woods Drive. 

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Suspect shot in hand by officers in Sandy Springs

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A suspect was shot in the hand by Sandy Springs police officers late Friday after they say he drove a vehicle towards them.

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Georgia State says graduation won't be rescheduled following weather interruption

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Georgia State University students were supposed to walk across the stage Thursday and accept their diplomas, marking four years of hard work. But their graduation ceremony was cut short. 

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Atlanta Hawks hire 76ers assistant as new head coach

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The Atlanta Hawks announced Friday that they've hired Lloyd Pierce as their new head coach.

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Preservationist group wants to save Atlanta Civic Center from demolition Video included

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An Atlanta preservationist group wants to see the Atlanta Civic Center be re-used though the Atlanta Housing Authority has re-development plans for the property that include affordable housing. 

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CAUGHT ON CAM: Alpharetta officer resigns after video shows him manhandling woman Video included

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An Alpharetta police officer who was been suspended after he was caught manhandling a 65-year-old woman on dashcam video has resigned.

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INVESTIGATES

Inmate deaths still plague Fulton County Jail

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As inmates kept dying at the Fulton County Jail, the GBI opened investigations and the county fired its medical provider. Families of those inside the jail's walls were assured a new contractor would lead to better care and oversight. But the new year came and inmates kept dying.

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18 major development projects being built in Atlanta

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High rises continue to rise in midtown Atlanta. In the past few days, two major new mixed-use, sky-soaring towers were announced. 

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Atlanta hospital named one of America's top 50

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A hospital in Atlanta has been named to a Top 50 list in the country.

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Contracts for new restaurants, shops put on hold at Atlanta airport Video included

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What sounds a little bit like paradise for some, is anything but at the world's busiest airport. 

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