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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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WEATHER-TRAFFIC UPDATE: More scattered rain could affect event traffic

Atlanta Journal Constitution - 15 Jul 2018
GDOT has closed two left lanes on Spring Street between Peachtree Street and 17th Street for construction until Monday, which has created a lot of congestion in Midtown, according to the WSB 24-hour Traffic Center. Atlanta United takes on the Seattle ...
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Driving in Atlanta is painful — but it's far from the worst

Atlanta Journal Constitution - 11 Jul 2018
According to transportation analytics firm INRIX, which ranked Atlanta among the worst in the world for congestion, the average commuter spends 70.8 hours in traffic each year. But compare that to the 290-hour annual national average reported by ...
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Chicago police release video of shooting

WSB Radio - 15 Jul 2018
CHICAGO - Police released video Sunday of their interaction with a man who was shot after lifting his shirt revealing at least one gun before trying to flee. >> Read more trending news. Harith Augustus, 37, lived less than a mile from where he was shot ...
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2 men take off after Atlanta traffic stop, cause 5-car accident

Atlanta Journal Constitution - 11 Jul 2018
Officers tried to pull over a gray Infiniti G35 at Cheshire Bridge Road and Faulkner Road in northeast Atlanta about 2 a.m., Atlanta police spokeswoman Lisa Bender told AJC.com. The Infiniti kept going before hitting several vehicles and a utility pole ...
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Police officer, bystander die from gunshot wounds

WSB Radio - 15 Jul 2018
BOSTON - A Massachusetts police officer and bystander died Sunday from wounds sustained when a suspect allegedly took the officer's gun and fired following a vehicle crash and a foot chase. Weymouth officer Michael Chesna was shot multiple times by ...
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One of Atlanta's 'most wanted' men arrested in July 4th traffic stop

Atlanta Journal Constitution - 11 Jul 2018
A Georgia State Patrol officer in northwest Atlanta received a license plate hit on a pickup truck, an incident report says. A traffic stop was conducted and Simon Mayo, who had an active warrant, was inside. The 49-year-old suspect was taken to Fulton ...
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WEATHER-TRAFFIC UPDATE: Isolated storms hit southeast metro area

Atlanta Journal Constitution - 12 Jul 2018
Add that temperatures are in the 90s, and much of metro Atlanta will get wet over the next few hours, Channel 2 meteorologist Brad Nitz predicted. The coast is clear of Tropical Storm Chris, which sent drier air over North Georgia over the past few days.
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Repairs on sinkhole could impact Braves game day traffic

WSB Atlanta - 17 Jun 2018
Channel 2's Lori Wilson was with repair crews Friday night as the Atlanta Braves game got out, and saw the problems fans had leaving the ball park. Georgia's Department of Transportation told Wilson they are working to fix the sinkhole as quickly as ...
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What is bus rapid transit included in Atlanta traffic project?

Atlanta Journal Constitution - 19 Jun 2018
Bus rapid transit service will be included in traffic improvements planned along Ga. 400, but what is that? An AJC article compared it to passenger rail on tires, where riders board at stations or park-ride lots. The buses make limited stops to speed ...
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WEATHER-TRAFFIC UPDATE: Construction is constricting evening commute

Atlanta Journal Constitution - 10 Jul 2018
Drivers should expect heavier traffic through downtown Atlanta while the Gift and Home Furnishings Market occupies AmericasMart. Expect extra delays on surface streets like Ted Turner Drive and Peachtree Street, as well as on the Connector, through ...
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Victims ID'd in deadly I-285 crash

Atlanta Journal Constitution - 27 Jun 2018
During the shutdown, drivers attempting to avoid the crash crowded onto I-75, I-85 and Ga. 400. The resulting delays complicated the morning commute for drivers in Cobb, DeKalb and Fulton counties, according to the WSB 24-hour Traffic Center.
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Novak Djokovic wins Wimbledon men's final

WSB Radio - 15 Jul 2018
WIMBLEDON, England - Novak Djokovic, showing few effects from his marathon semifinal victory 24 hours earlier, won his fourth Wimbledon men's singles title Sunday, defeating Kevin Anderson 6-2, 6-2, 7-6(3) at The All-England Lawn Tennis Club. >> Read ...
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WEATHER-TRAFFIC UPDATE: Isolated storms pop up around metro area

Atlanta Journal Constitution - 29 Jun 2018
The Midtown leak previously shut down all lanes on Northside Drive near Deering Road, according to the WSB 24-hour Traffic Center. Atlanta Gas Light confirmed it is a 4-inch main pipe. The Georgia Department of Transportation said all lanes reopened a ...
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Fans crowd downtown Atlanta for Comic Con, soccer, SEC football

Atlanta Journal Constitution - 15 Jul 2018
From Comic Con to the pre-season kickoff to SEC football to World Cup and Atlanta United soccer, downtown was filled with a mix of events, normally typical of the Labor Day weekend, attracting tens of thousands to the blocks around Centennial Olympic ...

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