Category Archives: Atlanta

Atlanta winner in Mega Millions $636 jackpot

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Atlanta, we have a big winner in our midst! Two tickets matched all numbers in the $636 Mega Millions lottery jackpot on Tuesday – one ... Read More »

Complaint Against Funeral Home in Kendrick Johnson Case

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Source: Stephanie Slipher/ CBS News The parents of Kendrick Johnson, the Georgia teen found dead inside a rolled-up wrestling mat in his high school gym ... Read More »

90 Games in a Row: Congratulations Atlanta Hawks’ Kyle Korver!

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On Friday Night Atlanta Hawks’ Kyle Korver set the NBA record for most consecutive games with a 3 pointer made vs. the Cleveland Cavaliers. Korver ... Read More »

Nelson Mandela, anti-apartheid icon and father of modern South Africa, dies

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By Faith Karimi, CNN  5:10 PM EST, Thu December 5, 2013 (CNN) — Nelson Mandela, the revered statesman who emerged from prison after 27 years ... Read More »

Congressman Lewis: Where’s the $60M awarded to provide heat?

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Carla Caldwell for AtlantaBusinessChronicle Georgia Congressman John Lewis says he wants to know why people are being turned away from a program that helps provide ... Read More »

Producers unsure how to proceed on ‘Fast & Furious 7’ filming in Atl.

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By Brent Lang and Jeff Sneider on December 2, 2013 @ 6:55 pm for TheWrap.com Universal must decide how to sensitively address death of the ... Read More »

Overdue library book could hurt credit score in this Georgia city

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The Augusta library system has turned to a collection agency to help get back more than 25,000 items that are at least six months overdue. ... Read More »

Rapper sells 1,000 $100 Mix Tapes in less than 24 hours!

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Natalie Robehmed Forbes.com 11/06/2013 Last month, unsigned rapper Nipsey Hussle made $100,000 by selling 1,000 copies of his latest mixtape, Crenshaw, for $100 each. Hussle ... Read More »

Hartsfield-Jackson announces 2013 Thanksgiving travel forecast

Nearly 1.8 million passengers are expected to pass through Hartsfield-Jackson this Thanksgiving season, a 3.3% increase over 2012.

Photo: Atlanta Business Chronicle Travelers utilizing planes, trains and automobiles (but mostly planes) to get to loved ones will be on the upswing this Thanksgiving ... Read More »

Atlanta’s civil rights legacy helped it land Nobel summit

Muhammad Yunus, Nobel Peace Prize winner


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A host of international leaders and celebrities were on hand for the “pre-announcement ceremony” Friday morning of the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates — ... Read More »