Mayor Responds To Morris Brown Supporters Protest Over Possible Location of Friendship Baptist Church
ATLANTA (WAOK)- Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed responded angrily Friday to recent protests by supporters of Morris Brown College over the possible location of Friendship Baptist Church. On Thursday, Morris Brown supporters lead by State Senator […]
ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) — Mayor Kasim Reed says a historic downtown church has lowered its asking price as negotiations continue for land to build a new Falcons stadium. Reed told reporters Friday that Mount Vernon Baptist […]
DETROIT, MI (AP/WAOK) – General Motors is recalling nearly 293,000 Chevrolet Cruze compact cars in the U.S. because the power-assisted brakes can fail. The company says the recall affects Cruzes made in Lordstown, Ohio, from […]
ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – State labor officials say Georgia’s jobless rate has risen to 8.8 percent. The Georgia Department of Labor released July’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate early Thursday. It is up from last month’s 8.5 […]
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. cut its annual profit and revenue outlook Thursday as the world’s largest retailer expects a tough economy at home and abroad to continue to squeeze its low-income shoppers through the rest of the year.
A large UPS cargo plane crashed early Wednesday near an airport in Birmingham, Ala.
ATLANTA (WAOK) – A new survey has found that physical appearances may be more important to Americans than being debt-free. According to the poll conducted by Credit Karma, seven out of ten U.S. adults said […]
ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) — Atlanta Falcons President and CEO Rich McKay says one of two proposed sites for a new $1 billion stadium is unsuitable for development. In a letter to the Georgia World Congress Center Authority Tuesday, […]
ATLANTA (WAOK)-Looking for work? State Farm is planning to hire 800 people. A career fair has been scheduled for next week in Atlanta on August 6th and 7th. The new hires are intended to help […]
ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – Businesses and residents in Atlanta will soon be required to register any security or burglar alarm systems they have installed. Atlanta police said in a statement that officers responded to 65,000 alarm […]