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Large Midtown Atlanta homeless shelter to close

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One of the Southeast's biggest homeless shelters is set to close by the end of the summer.

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WEATHER

8 tornado warnings issued in north Georgia Thursday

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Eight tornado warnings were issued in north Georgia Thursday for seven different counties between 3-10 p.m.

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Stabbing suspect was caretaker, studied insurance sales

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Canadian man remains in custody in stabbing of Michigan airport police officer; suspect accused of shouting 'Allahu akbar' before the incident that is being investigating as act of terrorism. More>>

Mayor Kasim Reed Leads Meeting of the National League of Cities Economic Mobility and Opportunity Task Force

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On June 22, Mayor Kasim Reed chaired a meeting of the National League of Cities (NCL) Economic Mobility and Opportunity Task Force in Miami, Florida. In the meeting working groups shared their initial recommendations and held discussions around four issue areas: jobs, workforce development and wages; housing affordability; equitable economic development; and financial inclusion.  “As a Mayor committed to ensuring social and economic equity for all Atlanta families, I... More>>

Atlanta mayoral candidates respond to low park and greenspace ranking

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CBS46 Investigative Reporter Sally Sears was the only TV reporter present as the candidates outlined their ideas.

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Death penalty sought for escaped inmates in deaths of two corrections officers

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The escaped inmates accused of fatally shooting two corrections officers in Putnam County appeared in court Wednesday after being extradited back to Georgia from Tennessee.

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Police identify man accused in hit-and-run death of Henry County teen

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Police have identified the man arrested and charged in a hit-and-run crash that killed a Henry County teen.

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Former county official, business contractor plead guilty in check reimbursement scheme

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A former DeKalb County official and a local business contractor have pleaded guilty in connection to a check reimbursement scheme. 

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Woman indicted in co-sleeping baby death

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Keanna Keys, 34, was charged with involuntary manslaughter, possession of methamphetamine and possession of alprazolam. 

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Atlanta Braves honor community hero and Army Veteran for Community Heroes Week

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The Braves Foundation honors 4th community hero during Community Heroes Week

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Woman, dog attacked by Pit bull in apartment complex

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A woman and her dog are recovering after she said they were attacked by a Pit bull in their apartment complex. 

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SLIDESHOW

Georgia counties where teachers earn the least

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SLIDESHOW: Take a look at the counties in Georgia where teachers earn the least average annual salary.

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Union City man caught urinating at LA train station had cache of weapons

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Authorities say a Union City man spotted urinating at a Los Angeles County light-rail station had a weapons cache that included silencers, a rifle, handgun and perhaps 150 rounds of ammunition.

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Teen accused of killing two men trying to sell dirt bike appears in court

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A teenager accused of shooting two men to death who were trying to sell him a dirt bike in Walton County is in court Thursday. 

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Driver of tractor trailer involved in homicide charged

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Joseph Newson, 60, was the driver of a tractor trailer that was involved in the accident on SR 316 Monday. 

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Man receives 20 year sentence for firing gun at stepdaughter

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A Mableton man was sentenced to 20 years, 10 years in custody, for firing at his stepdaughter with a handgun. convicted by a jury of aggravated assault-family violence and reckless conduct. 

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Mableton man sentenced after firing gun at fleeing stepdaughter

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A Mableton man will spend the next decade in prison after being convicted of firing a gun at his step daughter when she called 911 to report a domestic situation at their home in March of 2016.

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Former SSU student killed in hit-and-run crash in Atlanta

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The Savannah State University community is dealing with a sad loss.

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Off-duty deputy saves life of drowning toddler

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An off-duty Forsyth County Sheriff's Office deputy is being hailed a hero after saving the life of a two year-old child who had fallen into a pool at the subdivision where both lived. 

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Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall in Louisiana

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Tropical Storm Cindy made landfall Thursday in southwestern Louisiana, bringing heavy rain and gusty winds to the already soaked US Gulf Coast. 

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More streets could ease Midtown Atlanta congestion Video included

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Midtown Alliance is working to extend 15th Street from West Peachtree to Williams Street.

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    French authorities are investigating the death of a fitness blogger reportedly hit by an exploding whipped cream canister that was withdrawn from the market in 2013, officials and the company that makes the product...

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    French authorities are investigating the death of a fitness blogger reportedly hit by an exploding whipped cream canister that was withdrawn from the market in 2013, officials and the company that makes the product said Thursday.

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