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A tree came crashing down onto a home on Lenox Road in Northeast Atlanta Monday morning. One person was inside the home at the time, according to Atlanta firefighters. No one was injured.The large tree damaged the roof of the home in several places. Emergency workers also said at least one room inside the home suffered significant damage. UPDATE: One person home when this tree came crashing down in NE Atlanta. No one injured. #fox5atl pic.twitter.com/BVbNZ88kWg-- Good Day Atlanta…
02.20 / 15:22
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A majority of Americans say they have no idea how much money they will need to retire, according to a Bank of America/Merrill Lynch…
02.20 / 15:15
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People calling for President Donald Trump's impeachment are planning to march today in Atlanta.They will gather on what they're calling "Not My President's Day" and march from the Arts Center MARTA station and ending at Lenox…
02.20 / 15:15
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People calling for President Donald Trump's impeachment are planning to march today in Atlanta.They will gather on what they're calling "Not My President's Day" and march from the Arts Center MARTA station and ending at Lenox…
02.20 / 15:15
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A man is facing animal cruelty charges after a starving dog was found in September in his home in suburban West Palm Beach, Florida, according to an arrest report made public last…
02.20 / 15:15
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ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta has been named one of three communities worldwide chosen for the Safer Roads Challenge, an initiative involving s…
02.20 / 15:15
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We're shedding light on a story we traveled more than 200 miles to tell. One, hidden for more than half a century, in the tiny southwest…
02.20 / 15:15
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A Hall County man who had been accused in the stabbing of his brother during an argument almost two years ago was cleared of aggravated assault charges by a jury last…
02.20 / 15:13
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Editor’s Note: In the lead-up to Relay for Life, The Tifton Gazette is presenting a series of cancer survivor profiles in conjunction with R…
02.20 / 15:07
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1. For the first time ever, transgender individuals in Ecuador are able to vote as their true gender. 2. The conservative city of Brandon, Florida, near Tampa, recently opened its first drag bar. The national chain Hamburger Mary’s Bar & Grille employs a diverse LGBT staff and is known for its drag queen charity events. 3. […] The post 5 LGBT things you need to know today, Feb. 20 appeared first on Georgia Voice - Gay & LGBT Atlanta …
02.20 / 15:06
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There will be work repairing storm drains on East Lake Drive starting Tuesday, Feb. 21 The work will occur between 3rd Avenue and Oakview Road, according to an announcement from the city. The work should take about four days. “This section of East Lake Drive will be open to local traffic only. A detour will…
02.20 / 14:49
decaturish.com
The following information was provided by Capt. Steve Rose of the Sandy Springs Police Department from its records and the information is presumed to be accurate.  The following incidents and arrests represent some, but not all, of the reports filed with Sandy Springs police from Jan. 27 through Feb. 8. Robbery 5500 block of New […] The post Sandy Springs Police blotter, Jan. 27-Feb. 8 appeared first on Reporter …
People of all ages will be dressing up as their favorite fictional characters and marching on Braves Miracle Field of Rome near State Mutual Stadium to raise awareness for children with special…
02.20 / 14:33
northwestgeorgianews.com
The owner of the Superkids Early Learning Center left a 5-year-old special needs child in the bus unattended for an "extended period of time", reports…
02.20 / 14:33
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More than three dozen students from all six campuses of Georgia Northwestern Technical College will strap on their helmets and compete for the title at the SkillsUSA State Leadership and Skills…
02.20 / 14:33
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Atlanta has been ranked as one of the top ten most congested cities in the world. According to a traffic scorecard compiled by Inrix, a transportation analytics firm, Atlanta came in eighth place, with drivers spending an average of 71 hours a year stuck in traffic. Los Angeles topped the list. Drivers in the car-crazy California metropolis spent 104 hours each driving in congestion during peak travel periods last year. That topped second-place Moscow at 91 hours and third-place New York…
02.20 / 14:17
fox5atlanta.com
Here's a comparative look at the first month of Trump's presidency compared to Barack Obama and George W.…
02.20 / 14:13
wtoc.com
The Savannah State Tigers Cheerleading Squad is bringing home the first place trophy from the Cheersport Nationals competition that took place over the…
02.20 / 14:13
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Florida opens a new front in the long-running water war with Georgia. After a special master ruled in favor of Georgia in the dispute over water use from the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint River basin, Florida lawmakers responded in…
02.20 / 14:13
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Getting through college isn't easy, and it can be even harder for low-income and first generation students with few support resources. A new tool involving big data can help those at…
02.20 / 14:11
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