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Atlanta storm traffic like zombie movie, driver stuck 22 hours says

Los Angeles Times - 28 Jan 2014
In Atlanta, one of the epicenters of the traffic disaster that ensued, police reported about 800 accidents as drivers lost control of their cars and in many cases abandoned them altogether. Statewide, police logged nearly 1,400 wrecks, with at least ...
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2 Chainz' Pink Traphouse Is Causing Traffic In Atlanta

Hip-Hop Wired - 27 Jun 2017
Howell Mill Road in Midtown Atlanta is one of the busiest streets in the city. So rappers buying billboards on the street to promote an album would is pretty standard. But this 2 Chainz we are talking about, and nothing is “standard” about him. The ...
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Venezuela: Helicopter strafes court in 'terrorist attack'

WSB Radio - 28 Jun 2017
CARACAS, Venezuela - A stolen police helicopter fired on Venezuela's Supreme Court and Interior Ministry in what President Nicolas Maduro said was a thwarted "terrorist attack" aimed at ousting him from power. The confusing exchange, which is bound to ...
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Cop has 'extraterrestrial encounter' during traffic stop

New York Post - 27 Jun 2017
ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Police say a motorcycle officer who stopped a driver for speeding on a suburban highway north of Atlanta had an “extraterrestrial encounter” — sort of. George Gordon, a spokesman for police in Alpharetta, says that when the officer ...
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Beloved Atlanta Traffic Guys Honor Prodigy Of Mobb Deep

Hip-Hop Wired - 22 Jun 2017
With their latest tribute to Prodigy, Atlanta's Channel 2 Action News' Mark Arum and Fred Blankenship continue to rep for the culture. We hate that this dynamic duo has to do this so often, but we appreciate their efforts. After honoring Phife Dawg ...
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Part of building collapses onto Atlanta sidewalk

WSB Radio - 24 Jun 2017
Heavy rain is likely to blame for part of building collapsing onto a downtown Atlanta sidewalk. It wasn't raining at the time Friday, but day after day of rain must have weakened the moulding at the top of the 2-story building on Pyror Street. The ...
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10 Things to Know for Wednesday

WSB Radio - 28 Jun 2017
President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans suffer an embarrassing setback on their No. 1 campaign promise as health care legislation, short of votes, is delayed in the Senate. 2. ANOTHER BIG CYBERATTACK STRIKES. A new and highly ...
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Fentanyl resistant to Narcan appears in Georgia

WSB Radio - 27 Jun 2017
An alert Tuesday evening about a new synthetic designer drug that is resistant to lifesaving overdose medications. That means more people are likely to die if they overdose on this new strain of fentanyl which has surfaced in Georgia. Channel 2's Tom ...
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Feds, Marietta police hunt woman bank robber

WSB Radio - 27 Jun 2017
She is tall, slim, wears a bandanna, and she is wanted for two bank robberies. The FBI and Marietta police are hunting for the woman suspected of pulling off two robberies. The first was at the Wells Fargo bank in Marietta, and the second at a PNC Bank ...
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New president's politicking raises ethics flags

WSB Radio - 27 Jun 2017
WASHINGTON - Barely five months into office, President Donald Trump keeps taking time out from governing to run for re-election. On Wednesday night, he'll attend his first 2020 campaign fundraiser, rubbing elbows with some of the Republican Party's top ...
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Drug residue could be dangerous

WSB Radio - 27 Jun 2017
The public should be careful of what they touch. As the opioid drug epidemic grows, Marietta police are warning of a possible hidden danger that could be lurking in public places such as restrooms, hotel rooms, even rental cars. Officer Chuck McPhilamy ...
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Prison inmates remove statehouse furniture before renovation

WSB Radio - 27 Jun 2017
TRENTON, N.J. - New Jersey is borrowing more than $300 million to renovate its statehouse, but some of the work to clear old items out is being done by prison inmates. Department of Corrections spokesman Matt Schuman said Tuesday the inmates are ...
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Alaska Airlines to host eclipse-chasing flight!

WSB Radio - 27 Jun 2017
Alaska Airlines will be chasing the first coast-to-coast total solar eclipse in United States history since 1918. On August 21, a special charter flight for select astronomy enthusiasts and eclipse chasers will allow passengers to see the eclipse from ...
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10 Things to Know for Today

WSB Radio - 27 Jun 2017
Those permitted into the United States under the partially reinstated travel ban may include those who have an American job, school enrollment or a close relative. 2. WHO HOLDS KEY TO HEALTH CARE BILL PASSAGE. Trump's campaign promise to repeal ...
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France's new lawmakers open first parliament session

WSB Radio - 27 Jun 2017
PARIS - France's newly elected lawmakers, most of them from President Emmanuel Macron's centrist party, took part in their first parliamentary session Tuesday. Macron's 14-month-old party, Republic on the Move!, won 308 of the 577 seats at France's ...
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Crash causes delays on I-285 in DeKalb

Atlanta Journal Constitution - 12 Jun 2017
The interstate was closed for about 45 minutes before officials reopened it just after 6 a.m., according to the WSB 24-hour Traffic Center. However, heavy delays from the Outer Loop remained, the Traffic Center reported. DeKalb Co.: Crash now off to ...
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New island forms off North Carolina coast

WSB Radio - 27 Jun 2017
An island that appeared to be little more than a “bump” in April has grown to span a mile across and three football fields wide off the coast of North Carolina, according to multiple reports. >> Read more trending news. The island near the Cape ...
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Ten Commandments monument installed at Arkansas Capitol

WSB Radio - 27 Jun 2017
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Workers installed a Ten Commandments monument outside Arkansas' Capitol on Tuesday, two years after lawmakers approved a measure permitting the privately funded statue on state grounds. The 6-foot-tall (1.8-meter-tall), ...
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Police hunt for self checkout thieves

WSB Radio - 27 Jun 2017
This was at the Kroger on Highway 138 in Conyers. There are two suspects who approached one victim. “They offered to let her use the employee discount for Kroger,” says Conyers Police Sergeant Kim Lucas, “while they faked completing a transaction at ...
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'Selfish' drivers in trouble on Lawrenceville Highway

Atlanta Journal Constitution - 30 May 2017
Southbound problem drivers on Fellowship are seen “routinely” cutting across traffic from a left-turn only lane to go across Lawrenceville toward Idlewood Road. Sometimes they make right turns from the left turn lane. “We can't stop selfish drivers ...

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