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Man accused of killing DeKalb high school student awaits mental testsJamal Kerns also told police where he hid the 9mm used to shoot Keschon Kerns t
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Jamal Kerns also told police where he hid the 9mm used to shoot Keschon Kerns three times, a warrant said. Told by the AJC last June about the alleged admission, the suspect’s twin, Jamel Kerns, said he was confounded. “If (he said that), then... Read more
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Who shot a worker dead and left him off U.S. 78 in DeKalb?The Atlanta Journal-Constitution JOHN SPINK/JSPINK@AJC.COMDeKalb County police
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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution JOHN SPINK/JSPINK@AJC.COMDeKalb County police examine the scene where a man found dead early Tuesday, Jan. 18 outside a DeKalb County apartment was shot. He was still in work clothes, a label on the blue hard hat... Read more
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Thrillist has crowned this Atlanta sushi spot as one of the best in AmericaThrillist recently released its top 31 sushi restaurants in America list, and,
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Thrillist recently released its top 31 sushi restaurants in America list, and, wouldn’t you know it, a Buckhead hot spot AJC dining editors once referred to as “glamour sushi” has served up just enough mystique to appease the selective appetite... Read more
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Henry County names new chief of policeJOHN SPINK / AJC/JOHN SPINK / AJCHenry County Police officers search for a miss
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JOHN SPINK / AJC/JOHN SPINK / AJCHenry County Police officers search for a missing tiger in this September 2017 photo. The county tapped Deputy Chief Mark Amerman to be the department’s new chief of police. Henry County has a new top cop. Mark... Read more
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Full slate of speakers set to mark anniversary of Atlanta women’s marchreturns to Atlanta Saturday to speak at the Power to the Polls rally marking th
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returns to Atlanta Saturday to speak at the Power to the Polls rally marking the anniversary of the Atlanta women’s march. (AJC Archives) The final list of speakers at a Saturday rally to mark the one-year anniversary of the Atlanta March for... Read more
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The Jewish Press
German Jews ‘Appalled’ by Iranian Spy Network’s Focus on Jewish Targets | 3 Shevat 5778 – January 19, 2018of the Iranian intelligence service is apparently the office of the politically
The Jewish Press / Posted 13 hours ago
of the Iranian intelligence service is apparently the office of the politically influential American Jewish Committee (AJC) in Berlin, whose representatives were informed weeks ago by the Federal Criminal Police Office about the... Read more
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Close to Home for Jan. 20-21Each week we’ll highlight the quick, quaint and quirky events in your neighborh
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Each week we’ll highlight the quick, quaint and quirky events in your neighborhood. Email submissions to CommunityNews@ajc.com. “Bravehearted” by Moving in the Spirit will be performed 4-5 p.m. and 7-8 p.m. Sunday. $8 to $12. Synchronicity... Read more
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Smyrna seeks comments on new bike parkSmyrna officials are seeking comments at 6 p.m. Jan. 25 on the conceptual plan
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Smyrna officials are seeking comments at 6 p.m. Jan. 25 on the conceptual plan for North Cooper Lake’s Mountain Bike Park. AJC file photo/Lara Cerri Smyrna officials are seeking comments on the conceptual plan for the Mountain Bike Park at North... Read more
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Alpharetta OKs sidewalk contractAlpharetta has awarded a contract to construct two sidewalk segments along Nort
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Alpharetta has awarded a contract to construct two sidewalk segments along North Point Court and Hembree Road. AJC FILE The Alpharetta City Council has awarded a $229,406 contract to construct sidewalks along North Point Court and Hembree... Read more
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Atlanta schools plans to reopen Friday after snow stormafter snow storm The Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2018 Cox Media Group. Gwinn
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after snow storm The Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2018 Cox Media Group. Gwinnett County Police Department John Spink/AJC WSB-TV After two straight snow days, Atlanta Public Schools plans to reopen Friday. Students should expect to return to... Read more
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MARTA to replace fleet of trains — some of which have run since 1979The Atlanta Journal-Constitution AJC archivesOut of MARTA’s 316 passenger trai
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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution AJC archivesOut of MARTA’s 316 passenger trains and two work trains, 76 are still running from the original 1979 fleet. On the last day of June in 1979, a brand-spanking-new MARTA train made the system’s inaugural... Read more
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Fulton County reschedules Thursday transit meeting due to ice Fulton County is considering expanding MARTA. BEN GRAY / AJC FILE PHOTO Othe
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Fulton County is considering expanding MARTA. BEN GRAY / AJC FILE PHOTO Other meetings are scheduled for 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Atlanta Marriott Alpharetta at 5750 Windward Parkway in... Read more
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MARTA will run on modified schedule Thursday due to cold weatherThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution MARTA modified its schedule for Thursday. AJC
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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution MARTA modified its schedule for Thursday. AJC FILE PHOTO Roads are expected to re-freeze overnight, said Stephany Fisher, a MARTA spokesperson. Bus service will end early to keep drivers and passengers safe;... Read more
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McCamish Pavilion sold out for Georgia Tech-Virginia The Atlanta Journal-Constitution HYOSUB SHIN / AJC/hshin@ajc.comFebruary 11,
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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution HYOSUB SHIN / AJC/hshin@ajc.comFebruary 11, 2017 Atlanta - Georgia Tech's guard Justin Moore (0) brings the ball upcourt past Boston College's guard Ky Bowman (0)... Read more
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Cherokee schools seek summer feeding partnersSchool District is seeing partners for a summer program that provides breakfast
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School District is seeing partners for a summer program that provides breakfasts and lunches to hundreds of children a day. AJC FILE The Cherokee County School Nutrition Department is seeking partners for its annual Summer Feeding Program, which... Read more
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4 things to know about sledding your way through Atlanta's snow daywere among many people who enjoyed the snow at Piedmont Park Thursday January 3
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were among many people who enjoyed the snow at Piedmont Park Thursday January 3, 2002.(JEAN SHIFRIN/staff) JEAN SHIFRIN/AJC staff Take your sledding to the next level by using an actual sled versus a cafeteria tray. It may have been legit to... Read more
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How much snow fell in your metro Atlanta neighborhood?1.3 Buford 1.0 Dacula 0.5 Of course, snow pictures blanketed social media wi
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1.3 Buford 1.0 Dacula 0.5 Of course, snow pictures blanketed social media with metro Atlantans providing their own measurements. Here are some sent to WSB-TV and AJC on Twitter: SOCIAL REACTIONS | Twitter erupts in memes, jokes and snowy... Read more
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New Braves mascot to be revealed at Chop FestThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution For the AJCHomer, the Atlanta Braves mascot,
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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution For the AJCHomer, the Atlanta Braves mascot, could make appearances at Cherokee County schools as part of a partnership agreement with the school district. AJC FILE The Atlanta Braves will unveil the team’s new... Read more
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Roads passable in South Fulton, though people still asked not to driveRoads in South Fulton are passable, but people have still been asked to stay ho
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Roads in South Fulton are passable, but people have still been asked to stay home. BOB ANDRES /BANDRES@AJC.COM AJC FILE PHOTO Icy spots persist, particularly in shady areas and on bridges and overpasses, said Jessica Corbitt, a Fulton County... Read more
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Georgia Tech AD Stansbury to join playoff selection committeeStansbury could serve on the College Football Playoff committee when Stansbury
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Stansbury could serve on the College Football Playoff committee when Stansbury confirmed he had been asked by ACC commissioner John Swofford if he wanted to serve on the committee. “I think it’d be an incredible honor,” Stansbury tol... Read more
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Fulton County government closed Wednesday for inclement weatherclosed Wednesday for inclement weather The Fulton County Courthouse will be cl
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closed Wednesday for inclement weather The Fulton County Courthouse will be closed Wednesday. BOB ANDRES /BANDRES@AJC.COM AJC FILE PHOTO All courts in the Atlanta Judicial Circuit will also be closed, and jurors should not report. For... Read more
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Metro Atlanta governments, others shelter homeless during cold weatheropening shelters for homeless residents to get warm after cold temperatures ret
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opening shelters for homeless residents to get warm after cold temperatures returned this week. (AP Photo/David Goldman) AJC FILE PHOTO Six people have died of hypothermia since Dec. 1, the social impact director for Central Atlanta Progress... Read more
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Whistleblower cases cost Fulton taxpayers $575,000, and countingand no one had spoken to at least five of the seven commissioners in office at
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and no one had spoken to at least five of the seven commissioners in office at the time the case came to light, the AJC reported. Instead, the county’s inquiry seemed to have been limited to the theft of funds. The county manager brought in... Read more
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Georgia school budgets affected by stagnating population growthenter a classroom at Ivy Prep, a state-commissioned charter school in the Kirkw
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enter a classroom at Ivy Prep, a state-commissioned charter school in the Kirkwood neighborhood of Atlanta. AJC/ JASON GETZ Schools are still feeling the effects of the Great Recession, which was followed by a dip in... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
4 drinks that could be sabotaging your weight loss effortsa classic sour cocktail containing three ingredients: cognac, lemon juice and o
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
a classic sour cocktail containing three ingredients: cognac, lemon juice and orange liqueur. CONTRIBUTED BY MARCEL For the AJC A few drinks after work with your friends or a couple of beers or glasses of wine with a meal can raise your calorie... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
8 easy, money-making side gigs for teensschedule, Money Crashers recommends a side hustle as a residential packer and m
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
schedule, Money Crashers recommends a side hustle as a residential packer and mover. Contributed by Money Crashers/For the AJC Packing and moving services: If you like to stay active and are organized, look into working for a bonded and insured... Read more
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AJC editor appears on Dr. Oz today to discuss opioid investigationThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution The AJC investigated improper prescribing by
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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution The AJC investigated improper prescribing by doctors across the country. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s national investigation of doctors who overprescribe opioids will be featured on today’s episode of the Dr.... Read more
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Now that it’s over, what’s next for Falcons? Curtis Compton/ccompton@ajc.comMatt Ryan, Devonta Freeman, and Julio Jones wa
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Curtis Compton/ccompton@ajc.comMatt Ryan, Devonta Freeman, and Julio Jones walk off the field after final drive against the Eagles Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, in Philadelphia. What’s next? The Falcons are... Read more
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What time is the MLK Day march in Atlanta?is the MLK Day march in Atlanta? Bita HonarvarThe King Week Holiday March make
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is the MLK Day march in Atlanta? Bita HonarvarThe King Week Holiday March makes its way down Auburn Avenue in Atlanta. (AJC File photo) MLK March & Rally Atlanta King Week Holiday march and rally on Auburn Avenue. 2 p.m. Monday Jan 15,... Read more
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AJC poll: The GOP tax plan is a tough sell in Georgia The Atlanta Journal-ConstitutionPresident Donald Trump looks on before signin
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The Atlanta Journal-ConstitutionPresident Donald Trump looks on before signing a proclamation to honor Martin Luther King Jr. Day during a event Friday in the Roosevelt Room of the White House.... Read more
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GOP tax cuts divide Georgia voters in AJC pollof the legislation. To read more on what Georgians have to say about the tax cu
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of the legislation. To read more on what Georgians have to say about the tax cuts, click here for our in-depth report at myAJC.com. BREAKING IT DOWN: Check out our interactive graphic for an even closer look at how Georgians feel. You can view... Read more
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8 famous former students of Atlanta’s David T. Howard SchoolThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution Vanessa McCray/AJCThe former David T. Howard
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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Vanessa McCray/AJCThe former David T. Howard High School in Atlanta's Old Fourth Ward is pictured here on Jan. 10, 2018. Many famous Atlantans attended school in the building, when it served as an elementary school... Read more
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Bradley, Schultz on Falcons’ playoff lossccompton@ajc.com/Curtis ComptonEagles safety Rodney McLeod sacks Falcons quarte
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ccompton@ajc.com/Curtis ComptonEagles safety Rodney McLeod sacks Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan during the second half in their NFC Divisional Game on Saturday, January 13, 2018, in Philadelphia. Curtis Compton/ccompton@ajc.com The Falcons’ season... Read more
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At Issue: Should short-term rentals be regulated, taxed?officials are there to study what is best for the citizens of the state and onl
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officials are there to study what is best for the citizens of the state and only pass what is best, not pass that duty off to voters. Otherwise, they are endorsing casino gambling. — Judy Craft, Peachtree Corners Shelagh MaRee Hardrich for t... Read more
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Indian-American Lions Club receives charter in Cumming meetingRamesh Gude (left), receives the new club’s charter from Past International Dir
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Ramesh Gude (left), receives the new club’s charter from Past International Director Kembra Smith. MARTY FARRELL FOR THE AJC Namaste is a Sanskrit word used in India and here in the states by the Indian-American Community as a greeting. It... Read more
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Heartbreaking video of Haitian children's hospital after horrific 2010 earthquakeoutbreak brought more death to the country. » RELATED: Perdue: I don’t recall
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outbreak brought more death to the country. » RELATED: Perdue: I don’t recall Trump’s controversial Haiti comments AJC photojournalist Elissa Eubanks went to Haiti shortly after the quake along with reporter Péralte C. Paul. Eubanks... Read more
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N. Fulton home invaded after Mark Wahlberg movie was shot therethe home from the garage. Minutes later, all five suspects are seen exiting the
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the home from the garage. Minutes later, all five suspects are seen exiting the home and sprinting back to their cars. The AJC has requested more information about the incident and the suspects from Sandy Springs police. READ | N. Fulton in the... Read more
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AJC poll: Trump’s approval takes a hit in Georgia President Donald Trump’s approval ratings have crumbled in Georgia over his f
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President Donald Trump’s approval ratings have crumbled in Georgia over his first year in the White House, according to an Atlanta Journal-Constitution poll released Friday that shows nearly six in... Read more
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The Hill
Trump's approval rating erodes in Georgiaof the job Trump is doing in office, compared with 58.7 percent who do not. Th
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
of the job Trump is doing in office, compared with 58.7 percent who do not. That's significantly different from an earlier AJC poll in January 2017, which found Georgia voters split in their views of Trump. ADVERTISEMENT Now, nearly a year into... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Are you hooked on sugar? 5 clues you might be addicted to sugarshow that your brain responds to sugar the same way it does to cocaine. Contrib
Dayton Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
show that your brain responds to sugar the same way it does to cocaine. Contributed by hivewallpaper.com/For the AJC You eat more sugar and then crave more sugar. "It becomes a vicious and addictive cycle," Alpert noted in Self. Part of... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Are you hooked on sugar? 5 clues you might be addicted to sugarshow that your brain responds to sugar the same way it does to cocaine. Contrib
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 7 days ago
show that your brain responds to sugar the same way it does to cocaine. Contributed by hivewallpaper.com/For the AJC You eat more sugar and then crave more sugar. "It becomes a vicious and addictive cycle," Alpert noted in Self. Part of... Read more
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Georgia safety giving up football after ‘a number of concussions'not practice for the latter part of the season. Head coach Kirby Smart said tha
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 7 days ago
not practice for the latter part of the season. Head coach Kirby Smart said that Roundtree was dealing with injuries. An AJC Super 11 selection in 2014 out of Lakeside High in Evans, Roundtree played in 24 games as a freshman and sophomore,... Read more
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Person of interest sought in deadly hair salon shooting in DeKalbdead later. “We are investigating whether he is the same man involved in the d
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dead later. “We are investigating whether he is the same man involved in the dispute at the hair salon,” Campbell told The AJC. It is unclear if Terry fired the deadly shot. Know what’s really going on with crime and public safety in your metro... Read more
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Georgia safety giving up football after ‘a number of concussions’about concussions in college athletics, and the steps some schools are taking t
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about concussions in college athletics, and the steps some schools are taking to minimize concussion-related injuries on myAJC.com “As a result of a number of concussions, it is with a heavy heart that I announce that my journal in the path of... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
GA: Delta Says December Outage, Storm Took $60 Million Tolladministration has been very open to the airline industry in general," he said,
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 7 days ago
administration has been very open to the airline industry in general," he said, "and I think, quite frankly, business." MYAJC.COM: REAL JOURNALISM. REAL LOCAL IMPACT. AJC Business reporter Kelly Yamanouchi keeps you updated on the latest news... Read more
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Avondale Estates city manager decides to stayCommissioners Terry Giager (partly hidden) and Brian Fisher during Monday’s cit
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Commissioners Terry Giager (partly hidden) and Brian Fisher during Monday’s city commission meeting. Bill Banks for the AJC The continuing saga of the Avondale Estates city manager’s employment status took another turn Thursday afternoon when... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
8 ways to stop wasting money at workalways save money over eating out, but only if you choose items you'll actually
Dayton Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
always save money over eating out, but only if you choose items you'll actually eat. Contributed by Bicycling.com/For the AJC Break the fast food lunch habit. Eating lunch from home instead of greasy fast food may be one of the easiest ways to... Read more
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N. Fulton city unable to accept payments during system maintenanceThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution AJC fileRoswell's system for processing payme
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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution AJC fileRoswell's system for processing payments and applications will be unavailable for a few days, beginning Friday. If you have a bill due to the City of Roswell within the next five days, you may want to pay it... Read more
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Cobb dental company will pay $24M after accusations of Medicaid fraudand diverts money from taxpayer-funded health care programs designed to pay for
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and diverts money from taxpayer-funded health care programs designed to pay for legitimate medical needs.” Check back for updates. AJC editor Lois Norder contributed to this story. Woman Returns Dead Christmas Tree to Costco, Gets F... Read more
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What went wrong for Georgia? Here are a few (other) reasonsthe College Football Playoff Championship against Alabama Monday, Jan. 8, 2018,
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the College Football Playoff Championship against Alabama Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. AJC columnist Jeff Schultz and WSB-TV sports director Zach Klein discuss the Bulldogs’ actions that cost them the game after... Read more
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