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Mayor Kasim Reed Talks: Police Body Cameras

ATANATA, GA (WAOK)- In the wake of unarmed black males shot and killed by police officers recently, we posed the question of the use of body cameras by Atlanta Police officers. The question, if they […]

WAOK-AM–04/23/2015

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Atlanta Gas Prices: We’re Going To Have To Watch The Situation In The Mideast Carefully

Crude oil prices have moved considerably higher according to senior petroleum analyst Gregg LaskoskI with GasBuddy. It’s causing gasoline prices to move upward. But, even when prices are climbing somewhat, Laskoski says, when you put […]

WAOK-AM–04/22/2015

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Georgia Colleges Offering Special Deal To Prospective Students

Albany State University and Valdosta State University are among colleges in Georgia waiving out-of-state tuition for residents from three bordering states. Beginning fall 2015, qualified students from Alabama, Florida, and South Carolina will not have […]

WAOK-AM–04/17/2015

Gov. Deal signs HB 1 which permits the use of medical cannabis oil to treat certain conditions. Among those looking on are State Rep Gloria Fraizer (far left) State Rep Allen Peake (yellow tie) and State Rep Patty Bentley (far right) (Photo courtesy of Andrea Briscoe/ Office of Governor Nathan Deal)

Wait Is Over For Georgians Suffering Pain: Medical Marijuana Bill Signed Into Law

“For the families enduring separation and patients suffering pain, the wait is finally over,” said Governor Nathan Deal. Today, Governor Deal signed House Bill 1 into law. It allows the use of medical cannabis oil […]

WAOK-AM–04/16/2015

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Summer Gas Prices Expected To Be Cheapest In A Decade

Low gas prices are projected to continue through this summer. Triple-A says prices could get to around $2 per gallon. GasBuddy.com says motorists will enjoy the cheapest summer gas prices in a decade. I spoke […]

WAOK-AM–04/09/2015

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Autonsider Reviews: 2015 Acura TLX 3.5L SH-AWD TECH

This is the longest name that I’ve ever seen from Acura, but to be fair, this car may have the longest list of safety features that I’ve ever seen too. Click here for full list. […]

WAOK-AM–03/12/2015

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AutoNsider Reviews: 2015 Nissan Juke Nismo RS

Nissan has defined a new category in the automotive world with the Nissan Juke RS, “Sports Crossover”. When the Juke was dropped off at my house, I didn’t know what to think; sports car or […]

WAOK-AM–03/11/2015

2015 Hyundai Genesis

AutoNsider Reviews: 2015 Hyundai Genesis

Hyundai began selling the Excel in the US in 1986. Though the brand was saw much success with record sales in the US during its first year, quality concerns began to plague the automaker until […]

WAOK-AM–02/28/2015

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Millions Of Georgians Impacted By Insurance Company Data Breach

Georgia Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens says that the recent data breach and cyber-attack of Anthem Inc.’s computer system has potentially impacted more than 3.7 million Georgians who may have had their personal information compromised. Anthem […]

WAOK-AM–02/27/2015

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Cannabis Oil: “It Will Help With The Pain And Make Life A Little More Bearable”

State Representative Gloria Frazier (D-Hephzibah) is being credited with pushing to get Sickle cell anemia placed back in Georgia’s medical marijuana bill. Sickle cell would be among the 9 qualifying illnesses that are included in […]

02/27/2015