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Bodies of Atlanta rapper Bambino Gold, cousin foundCounty is about 40 miles east of Montgomery. Reeves, 29, went missing after he
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County is about 40 miles east of Montgomery. Reeves, 29, went missing after he and Stokes left Nov. 5 for Montgomery, Channel 2 Action News reported. The Alabama Bureau of Investigation has taken over the case, WTVM reported. Reeves has... Read more
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1 dead in Gwinnett double shootingThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution Channel 2 Action NewsPolice are investigating
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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Channel 2 Action NewsPolice are investigating after a man was found shot dead at an apartment complex in Gwinnett County. Police are investigating at an apartment complex near Norcross. Gwinnett County police are... Read more
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Man shot, killed outside apartment complex in Gwinnett County Gwinnett County detectives tell Channel 2 Action News they are investigating
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Gwinnett County detectives tell Channel 2 Action News they are investigating a homicide at the Rockbridge Court Apartments in Norcross. It is near the intersection of Jimmy Carter... Read more
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Forsyth sheriff's deputy in hospital after DUI crashA Forsyth County sheriff’s deputy is recovering at the hospital after officials
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A Forsyth County sheriff’s deputy is recovering at the hospital after officials tell Channel 2 Action News he was hit by a man suspected of driving under the influence. The incident happened on Georgia 400 northbound near Majors Road early... Read more
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Forsyth sheriff's deputy in hospital after DUI crashFORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. - A Forsyth County Sheriff’s deputy is recovering at the ho
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FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. - A Forsyth County Sheriff’s deputy is recovering at the hospital after officials tell Channel 2 Action News he was hit by a suspected man driving under the influence. The incident happened on Georgia 400 northbound near Majors... Read more
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Manhunt underway for man who got into shootout with policesaid a man got into a shootout with police and then ran. We'll have updates on
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said a man got into a shootout with police and then ran. We'll have updates on this developing story, on Channel 2 Action News Saturday AM. Investigators are telling people nearby to lock their doors and report any suspicious... Read more
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Police want you to stay far away from the Georgia Dome demolitionis partnering with the Georgia World Congress Center Authority for a LIVE broad
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is partnering with the Georgia World Congress Center Authority for a LIVE broadcast of the Georgia Dome demolition. WATCH Channel 2 Action News This Morning starting at 4:30 a.m. for LIVE Team 2 Coverage. "I'm kind of scared because we're really... Read more
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Doctor says letting kids play football should be considered child abusecause concussions, CTE and other types of brain injuries. The prominent doctor
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cause concussions, CTE and other types of brain injuries. The prominent doctor who inspired the movie “Concussion” told Channel 2 Action News that someday, parents allowing their children to play football will be considered child... Read more
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Doctor says letting kids play football should be considered child abuscause concussions, CTE and other types of brain injuries. The prominent doctor
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cause concussions, CTE and other types of brain injuries. The prominent doctor who inspired the movie “Concussion” told Channel 2 Action News that someday, parents allowing their children to play football will be considered child... Read more
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Body in river ID’d as man who ran from traffic stopThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution Channel 2 Action NewsRyan Hacker, whose body
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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Channel 2 Action NewsRyan Hacker, whose body was found in a river in Newton County, ran from a traffic stop earlier in November, authorities said. The body found in a river in Newton County this week was a man who... Read more
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Man who ran from police during traffic stop found deadNEWTON COUNTY, Ga. - The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is investigating the d
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NEWTON COUNTY, Ga. - The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is investigating the death of a 40-year-old father of two. Channel 2 Action News has learned that Ryan Hacker was found dead in the Yellow River in Newton County. Prior to his death, a... Read more
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An ugly secret: Victims say private school teacher abused students for yearsalleged victims who have come forward, plus we dig through the lawsuit detailin
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alleged victims who have come forward, plus we dig through the lawsuit detailing Stifflemire’s alleged actions, Monday on Channel 2 Action News at 6 p.m. “Most people who I’ve spoken with had never told anybody about it, but they’ve carried this... Read more
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Dan Reeves’ favorite Georgia Dome memory? You, the fansthe Dome and the warmth of the Atlanta fans in the “We Never Played the Game” p
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the Dome and the warmth of the Atlanta fans in the “We Never Played the Game” podcast, hosted by the AJC’s Jeff Schultz and Channel 2 Action News sports director Zach Klein. “It was a great honor to have fans that were so involved in the game that... Read more
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Looking for love behind bars? There's an app for thatinmate talks about the culture of dating behind bars -- how it works, what he’s
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inmate talks about the culture of dating behind bars -- how it works, what he’s seen and his warning to you, Monday on Channel 2 Action News at 4 p.m. WSB-TV’s Cox Media Group sister station Fox 23 wanted to find out more. They found other... Read more
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Looking for love behind bars? There's an app for thatinmate talks about the culture of dating behind bars -- how it works, what he’s
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inmate talks about the culture of dating behind bars -- how it works, what he’s seen and his warning to you, Monday on Channel 2 Action News at 4 p.m. WSB-TV’s Cox Media Group sister station Fox 23 wanted to find out more. They found other... Read more
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Cold front moves in this weekend; Rain expecteddegrees on Saturday. “This is the warm surge ahead of a strong cold front,” Ni
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degrees on Saturday. “This is the warm surge ahead of a strong cold front,” Nitz said. WHAT YOU CAN GET ONLY BY WATCHING CHANNEL 2 ACTION NEWS: According to Nitz, the best chance for showers and non-severe storms will arrive after sunset on... Read more
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SUV stolen with toddler inside in Midtownthe search is still on for three other people involved in the theft. “It all h
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the search is still on for three other people involved in the theft. “It all happened so fast,” mother Meghan Holmes told Channel 2 Action News. A woman’s SUV was stolen with her toddler inside Sunday night at a Midtown BP gas station, police... Read more
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Georgia Dome implosion: Atlanta Falcons' Arthur Blank shares memoriesin 12 seconds,” he told me, “but it’s a happy/sad moment.” Live coverage of Do
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in 12 seconds,” he told me, “but it’s a happy/sad moment.” Live coverage of Dome implosion starts at 4:30 a.m. Monday on Channel 2 Action News This Morning Blank, who spoke after a Metro Atlanta Chamber meeting on the field of the new... Read more
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Man entering home after security shift shot, killed at front doorPolice told Channel 2 Action News a man entering his home after working a secur
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Police told Channel 2 Action News a man entering his home after working a security shift was shot and killed Friday morning. TRENDING STORIES: "We know that he was coming home from a late evening shift at an area outside of Gwinnett County," Cpl.... Read more
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Police offer reward to find person who shot and killed dog during burgCoco, had been shot four times. Coco endured emergency surgeries but later died
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Coco, had been shot four times. Coco endured emergency surgeries but later died. TRENDING STORIES: Atlanta Police told Channel 2 Action News several pieces of physical evidence were collected from the crime scene and investigators are still... Read more
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$500K worth of items stolen from jewelers' car after convention$500,000 worth of items, including dozens of Rolex watches. See the video of t
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$500,000 worth of items, including dozens of Rolex watches. See the video of the theft and hear from the victims, on the Channel 2 Action News Nightbeat at 11. A jewelry heist of epic proportions caught on tape in Miami. And two jewelers from... Read more
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Which high school sports have the most concussions?The prominent doctor who inspired the movie “Concussion” told Channel 2 Action
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The prominent doctor who inspired the movie “Concussion” told Channel 2 Action News someday, parents allowing their children to play football will be considered child abuse. Hard hits are a part of football, and they can lead to brain injuries,... Read more
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Which high school sports have the most concussions?The prominent doctor who inspired the movie “Concussion” told Channel 2 Action
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The prominent doctor who inspired the movie “Concussion” told Channel 2 Action News someday, parents allowing their children to play football will be considered child abuse. Hard hits are a part of football, and they can lead to brain injuries,... Read more
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Judge grabs flagpole after defendant tries to run from chargeswas standing trial for aggravated stalking in Clayton County on Oct. 16 when he
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was standing trial for aggravated stalking in Clayton County on Oct. 16 when he realized he was headed back to jail, Channel 2 Action News reported. Judge Robert Mack revoked Penarrieta’s bond due to allegations he’d been harassing his... Read more
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After years of problems, postal service making changes in Peachtree Cisaid, 'Am I gonna get mail today?' She said, 'Well, I hope so,'" resident Lisa
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said, 'Am I gonna get mail today?' She said, 'Well, I hope so,'" resident Lisa Blanchar explained. Federal officials told Channel 2 Action News they have taken action. They said customer service at the branch has been stepped up. The post office... Read more
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Alpharetta police get help from suspect in copper theft casein Alpharetta had some unintended help in making an arrest in a burglary case —
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in Alpharetta had some unintended help in making an arrest in a burglary case — from the man they eventually arrested, Channel 2 Action News reported. The chain of events began when security at Avalon, the prominent mixed-use complex, called... Read more
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Controversial herb supplement is killing people in Georgia, medical expain. Dr. Jonathan Eisenstat, the state chief medical examiner, said kratom ha
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pain. Dr. Jonathan Eisenstat, the state chief medical examiner, said kratom has contributed to five deaths in 2016 and 11 deaths in 2017. The doctor’s warning about the drug that he says can lead to an overdose, on Channel 2 Action News at... Read more
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Another cheating scandal: APS police chief disciplines 17 officers, dispatcherchief’s response to the pictures and the more serious allegations of cheating o
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chief’s response to the pictures and the more serious allegations of cheating on a mandatory state test, Friday on Channel 2 Action News at 5 p.m. Police officers and dispatchers are required to take the test every two years to use the... Read more
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Couple charged after tire-iron attack in Cobband obstruction in addition to aggravated assault. Holman allegedly kicked an
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and obstruction in addition to aggravated assault. Holman allegedly kicked an officer while she was being arrested, Channel 2 Action News reported. She allegedly helped Webb beat the victim, according to the news station. Webb was... Read more
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Man accused of killing 2 people at concertgo before a judge Thursday but instead waived his first court appearance. We'r
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go before a judge Thursday but instead waived his first court appearance. We're learning what's next for the suspect, on Channel 2 Action News starting at 4. Atlanta police arrested Jonathan Bautista in Social Circle Wednesday and charged him... Read more
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12-old girl shot at home in south Fultonabout 1 a.m. Thursday in the 6000 block of Connell Road, Fulton County police C
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about 1 a.m. Thursday in the 6000 block of Connell Road, Fulton County police Cpl. Maureen Smith confirmed. Officials told Channel 2 Action News the girl’s mother found her with a gunshot wound to her leg when she was sleeping. Few details have... Read more
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Within 5 hours, 2 people die trying to cross I-20a man was hit and killed trying to cross I-20 West, another pedestrian was kill
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a man was hit and killed trying to cross I-20 West, another pedestrian was killed on the same interstate, according to Channel 2 Action News. RELATED: Man dies after being hit by car on I-20 west at I-285 In the later accident, a man died... Read more
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Man shoots attempted burglar in Cherokee CountyThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution Channel 2 Action NewsThe Cherokee County Sher
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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Channel 2 Action NewsThe Cherokee County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a homeowner shot an attempted burglar Thursday. A man was trying to protect his wife and three girls when he shot an attempted burglar... Read more
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Mother checking on sleeping 12-old girl finds she's been shotMother checking on sleeping 12-year-old girl finds she's been shot Police conf
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Mother checking on sleeping 12-year-old girl finds she's been shot Police confirm to Channel 2 Action News a 12-year-old girl has been shot in the leg. The incident happened around 1 a.m. on the 6000 block of Connell Road in Fulton... Read more
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State investigates local school over allegations director slammed child's head against wallnight, they denied the allegations. At first, they declined to comment, then as
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night, they denied the allegations. At first, they declined to comment, then asked for 24 hours to prepare a statement. Channel 2 Action News gave them a day, but then they declined once again. Jackson claims she's seen the questionable... Read more
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Man dies after being hit by car along I-20lanes of traffic shut down at one point while they investigated the incident.
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lanes of traffic shut down at one point while they investigated the incident. Check back with WSBTV.com and tune into the Channel 2 Action News Nightbeat at 11 p.m. for the latest on this developing story. Looks like the left lane may be... Read more
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Officials ID serial bank robbery suspect; 2 teens arrestedWednesday. Nilsa Marie Urena is the woman officials believe recruited two teen
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Wednesday. Nilsa Marie Urena is the woman officials believe recruited two teenagers to rob at least three banks recently, Channel 2 Action News reported. Douglas County Sheriff Tim Pounds and Douglasville police Chief Gary Sparks told the news... Read more
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Police search for serial bank robber accused of recruiting teens to help herfor a serial bank robber they say recruited teenagers to help her hold up branc
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for a serial bank robber they say recruited teenagers to help her hold up branches across metro Atlanta. Authorities tell Channel 2 Action News investigative reporter Mark Winne 25 year-old Nilsa Marie Urena was ticketed for a flight to Panama... Read more
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Did you know? Police can request your DNA from 23andME, Ancestry.comyou can opt out, but still use the service and the requests the company has got
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you can opt out, but still use the service and the requests the company has gotten from law enforcement so far, Thursday on Channel 2 Action News at 4 p.m. Jacksonville resident Eric Yarham wanted to learn more about his family tree, so he mailed... Read more
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Swastika found on playground for children with special needsarea. The vandals struck at the under-construction In Harmony Pediatric Therap
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area. The vandals struck at the under-construction In Harmony Pediatric Therapy clinic in Canton over the weekend, Channel 2 Action News reported. Owners Kristi Estes and Jennifer Puckett told the news station they had hoped the good work... Read more
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Local renters say corporate landlord is slow to make repairs but quick to evictcomplaint. What corporate leaders had to say about the string of complaints an
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complaint. What corporate leaders had to say about the string of complaints and the company’s eviction history Thursday on Channel 2 Action News at 5 p.m. “The location is very nice,” renter Jacob Lassiter told Strickland. “I would definitely say... Read more
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LOTTERY WINNER: Mega Millions ticket worth $1M sold in Rockdale Countyand Powerball drawings LIVE on Channel 2! Mega Millions airs Tuesdays and Frida
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and Powerball drawings LIVE on Channel 2! Mega Millions airs Tuesdays and Fridays at 11 p.m., immediately followed by The Channel 2 Action News Nightbeat at 11. Powerball draws Wednesdays and Saturdays at 11 p.m., also followed by The Channel 2... Read more
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Vehicular homicide suspect granted bond; couple killed on date nighta red light and slammed into the Mayos’ Ford Escape, the GSP said. The Mayos w
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a red light and slammed into the Mayos’ Ford Escape, the GSP said. The Mayos were headed to NCG Cinemas for a date night, Channel 2 Action News reported. They were pronounced dead at the scene, according to the GSP. Wiemann’s attorney, Scott... Read more
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Accountant charged with defrauding elderly clients following state raidand led him away in handcuffs. He’s charged with 19 counts of insurance fraud a
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and led him away in handcuffs. He’s charged with 19 counts of insurance fraud and 11 counts of identity theft. Only Channel 2 Action News was there for raid. Our exclusive video as well as what the accountant got away with, starting on... Read more
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Arrest made in deadly Underground Atlanta shootingHospital, where the second person was pronounced dead with gunshot wounds to th
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Hospital, where the second person was pronounced dead with gunshot wounds to the upper and lower torso. Frailan Ynoa told Channel 2 Action News his brother was one of the victims. The shooter killed 21-year-old Ewell Ynoa and his 22-year-old... Read more
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Judge revokes bond for suspect in Georgia Tech attackheld without bond on the new charges of attempted rape. We're talking to a pre
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held without bond on the new charges of attempted rape. We're talking to a previous victim about Manns' new sentence, on Channel 2 Action News starting at 4. The lead investigator from Atlanta police’s sex crimes unit testified that Manns is... Read more
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Atlanta school evacuated after pipe bursts in cafeteriaa loud bang and popped ceiling tiles at Cleveland Avenue Elementary School, Atl
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a loud bang and popped ceiling tiles at Cleveland Avenue Elementary School, Atlanta fire spokesman Cortez Stafford told Channel 2 Action News. If the testing doesn’t reveal any danger, the school will move kids to the gym. Fire officials... Read more
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Search on for 2 drivers who hit woman on the Downtown ConnectorAtlanta police. Only one stayed on the scene near the University Avenue exit.
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Atlanta police. Only one stayed on the scene near the University Avenue exit. That driver will not be charged, police told Channel 2 Action News. Authorities have not released a description of the two cars that kept going. And they have not... Read more
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How late is too late to get a drink? Bars to fight on closing timenew earlier closing hours till their next meeting to give time to study what im
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new earlier closing hours till their next meeting to give time to study what impact it may have. What statistics they want to look at and what supporters say the benefits going from 4 a.m. to 2 a.m. will have, on Channel 2 Action News This Mor... Read more
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School board passes controversial redistricting plan in Forsyth Countyjust doesn’t make sense,” student Gracie England said. Board members have igno
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just doesn’t make sense,” student Gracie England said. Board members have ignored repeated phone messages and emails from Channel 2 Action News, requesting comment. The board members were escorted by security out of a back door immediately... Read more
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