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Suspect Of Murder In Midtown Found Dead

Atlanta (WAOK) — The Atlanta Police Department are currently investigating a shooting that took place at Norfolk Southern, located at 1230 Peachtree St NE. According to a statement emailed to CBS Radio by Elizabeth Espy, […]

WAOK-AM–11/21/2013

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Gwinnett County Raids Take Millions of Dollars Of Marijuana

Atlanta (WAOK/WSBTV) — In a series of “grow house” raids, authorities within Gwinnett County say that they have been able to take off of the streets and dispose of what could amount to millions of […]

WAOK-AM–11/20/2013

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Zimmerman Arrested Again

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — George Zimmerman’s arrest following a domestic dispute with his girlfriend is the latest in a series of recent brushes he’s had with the law. The 30-year-old former neighborhood watch volunteer who […]

WAOK-AM–11/19/2013

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Police Make Arrest In Teen Found Dead Near Golf Course

Jonesboro(AP/WAOK)-Clayton County police say they have arrested two people in the death of Mundy’s Mill Middle School student Trevon Crump. In custody is 17 year Tagh Hare and 21 year old Contessa Neal. Its reported […]

11/15/2013

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Second Basketball Coach At Same High School Accused Of Having Sex With Student

A second teacher from a north Alabama high school is facing charges of having sex with a student.

11/14/2013

A 37-year-old Georgia man is facing reckless conduct charges after allegedly burning his wife in a gas station video that has gone viral. (Getty Images)

Former Atlanta Teacher Sentenced To 14 Years In Prison

Atlanta (WAOK) — Former Atlanta Public School Teacher Rashella Reed, 41, was sentenced on Wednesday to 14 years in prison for her role in the trafficking of over $8 million in governmental benefits by United […]

WAOK-AM–11/12/2013

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Attorneys In Kendrick Johnson Case Say Video Is Doctored

VALDOSTA, Ga. (AP/WAOK) — The attorneys representing the parents of a Georgia teenager found dead inside a rolled-up gym mat are crying foul after officials released hours of surveillance camera footage in the case. The […]

WAOK-AM–11/07/2013

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Mississippi Family Vanishes After Car Crash

Mississippi Police say they have found a wallet and other items linked to three members of a Jackson-area family reported missing after a car crash.

11/05/2013

Guy Heinze, Jr. will serve life in prison without parole for the 2009 murders of eight people in a mobile home. (Getty Images)

Georgia Man Sentenced To Life Without Parole For Beating Deaths Of 8

Guy Heinze Jr. bowed his head as a judge sentenced him to life in prison with no chance of parole for the 2009 beating deaths of his father and seven others.

11/01/2013

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Mother Arrested On Child Cruelty Charges

Atlanta (WAOK/CBS ATLANTA) – Vivian White from the Lithonia area of Atlanta was arrested on charges of second-degree cruelty to children Tuesday after her child was rushed to a local hospital. According to Dekalb County […]

WAOK-AM–10/31/2013