Aolani Dunbar is an 8-year-old in third grade. Her grandmother Dorris Bearden told WSB-TV that her granddaughter wanted long so she could brush it like other girls.
ATLANTA (AP) — Officials say dozens of iPads stolen from an Atlanta school are showing up as far away as southeast Asia. Police say as many as 10 people broke into KIPP Atlanta Collegiate High […]
Atlanta (WAOK/AJC) — The operator of what federal prosecutors call a “ponzi scheme” is undergoing a criminal investigation into accusations that he tricked church members across the nation into donating millions of dollars to him. […]
Authorities say four students were robbed at gunpoint in their dorm room at Georgia State University in Atlanta.
Authorities say a North Carolina woman suspected in her boyfriend’s death has been arrested in suburban Atlanta.
Atlanta (WAOK/WSBTV) — Chief Magistrate Court Judge Wanda Dallas has changed the policy for people caught with handguns that are traveling through Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. It is a change for the airport that led the […]
An Alabama legislator has re-introduced a bill to legalize castration of convicted child molesters if their victims were under the age of 12 – and make them pay for the procedure.
Bobby J. Smith Jr. is dead from a gunshot wound to the back. B.J., as he was known to friends, was a 21-year-old college senior at Tuskegee University. In the month before he died, he […]
Atlanta (WAOK) — Hired in April of 2013, Dekalb County Police Chief Cedric Alexander arrived amidst scandal and ethical violation within his department. The agency has a storied history of misconduct and the hiring of […]
A south Georgia elementary school teacher accused of engaging in sex acts with a teen while knowing he was HIV-positive has been indicted by a grand jury.