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Recount doesn't significantly alter Atlanta mayoral race

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A recount in the Atlanta mayoral election runoff hasn't altered results significantly. Election officials in two counties that include parts of Atlanta on Thursday recounted the ballots cast on Dec. 5.

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UGA bus driver arrested in campus carry mix up

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It's the first example of a person with a concealed carry permit getting arrested on one of Georgia's college campuses since new laws were enacted in July.

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Fulton, DeKalb counties certify Atlanta mayoral election results

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After the votes from the special run-off election for Atlanta mayor were certified, Keisha Lance Bottoms actually increased her lead.

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Runner-up in Atlanta mayoral run-off election claims voter intimidation

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After losing by just under 800 votes, Atlanta mayoral candidate Mary Norwood is claiming voter intimidation during Tuesday's run-off election. 

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First black council member elected in Smyrna

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Maryline Blackburn made history on election day, December 5. Voters in Smyrna elected her to be their first black city council member. 

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Georgia Council on American-Islamic Relations issues warning after Supreme Court upholds travel ban

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The Supreme Court ruled to allow the Trump Administration to fully enforce a ban on travel to the United States by people of six Muslim-majority nations.

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Baker and gay couple at court for cake arguments

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A Colorado cake baker and the same-sex couple for whom he declined to make a wedding cake were all at the Supreme Court to witness arguments in the case.

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Atlanta mayoral candidates make final push for votes

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The city's two mayoral candidates, Keisha Lance Bottoms and Mary Norwood, are nearing the finish line of a long campaign.

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Mary Norwood preparing for favorable outcome, appoints Transitional Committee

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On Sunday Norwood announced her plan to appoint Peter Aman to Chair and Mtamanika Youngblood to Co-Chair the Transition Committee for her administration, if elected mayor. 

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Keisha Lance Bottoms releases tax returns overnight

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Atlanta mayoral candidate Keisha Lance Bottoms released her tax returns overnight.

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Race takes center stage at debate between Mary Norwood, Keisha Lance Bottoms

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Race took center stage after a controversial word was tossed into a debate between Atlanta mayoral candidates Mary Norwood and Keisha Lance Bottoms.

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Norwood says endorsement by Shirley Franklin a 'sea change'

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For many watching the Atlanta mayor's race, Monday's endorsement of Mary Norwood by former mayor Shirley Franklin could have a potentially seismic impact.

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Atlanta-based news site uncovers new evidence in Facebook, Russian hacker scandal that could redirect criminal investigation

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Facebook has responded to a CBS46 investigation into the Russian hacker scandal. 

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Federal Student Aid head resigns 'in good conscience' after friction with DeVos

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The chief operating officer of the Federal Student Aid office resigned Tuesday after being directed by Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to testify before the House oversight panel.

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Tomi Lahren lands job as senior adviser for pro-Trump advocacy group

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Tomi Lahren, the 24-year-old conservative commentator who gained celebrity status during the 2016 election season for her fiery monologues, has recently accepted a position with a super PAC that was instrumental in President Donald Trump’s election.

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President Trump expected to withdraw from Paris climate agreement

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President Donald Trump is expected to withdraw from the Paris climate accord, CBS News White House Correspondent Major Garrett confirms.

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Kemp: Trump administration should investigate DHS meddling in GA elections

Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp looks out through a curtain while waiting for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, not pictured, to leave a speaking engagement ahead of this afternoon's convening of the Georgia Republican Convention. Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp looks out through a curtain while waiting for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, not pictured, to leave a speaking engagement ahead of this afternoon's convening of the Georgia Republican Convention.
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Georgia's Secretary of State called in the big guns to investigate what he called a cyber attack by the US government on Georgia's election system.

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Blaming conservatives, Trump signals new openness to Dems

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President Donald Trump on Sunday attacked conservative lawmakers for the failure of the Republican bill to replace former President Barack Obama's health care law, as aides signaled a greater willingness to work with moderate Democrats on upcoming legislative battles from the budget and tax cuts to health care. 

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4 key takeaways from Trump's address to Congress

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While laying out his vision for making America “greater than ever before,” President Donald Trump spoke about his agenda in broad terms. Here are our top four takeaways from the President’s address.

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Isakson, Carter again ask Congress to let Ft. Frederica grow

Two Georgia lawmakers are again asking Congress to approve a planned expansion of the Fort Frederica National Monument on the Georgia coast.

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MyPillow founder: Trump support hurt me with BBB

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You've probably seen those MyPillow infomercials featuring company founder Mike Lindell.

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State GOP wary as Republicans push repeal of health law

The looming health care debate in Washington could have widespread political effects around the country.

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Senator Perdue confirms he will meet with Trump

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CBS46 Reporter Giovanna Drpic confirmed that Senator David Perdue will meet with President-Elect Donald Trump on December 2.

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Number of voting machine complaints in Georgia rising

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Georgia's Secretary of State has now received a total of seven complaints during the early voting period.

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Who is the 'ghost candidate' for U.S. 6th district?

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Voters are questioning "who is the Democrat U.S. representative 6th district candidate, Rodney Stooksbury?" 

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