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Bernice King Distances Herself From Brothers: “We Are Different People, With Different Minds”

In the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church where her father was eulogized and her grandmother was killed, more King family pain was made bare Thursday afternoon by the late Coretta and Martin Luther King, Jr.’s youngest […]

WAOK-AM–02/06/2014

Natasha Stewart was found guilty for referring a friend to get buttock enhancing injections from a non-medical professional. 
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Manslaughter Verdict In Buttocks Injection Trial

Prosecutors said Natasha Stewart knowingly referred the victim to a non-medical professional.

02/01/2014

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Georgia Moral Mondays Begin Next Week

Starting Monday, January 13, Moral Monday’s will begin in Georgia. A movement in which activists from across the state will descend on the state capitol to protest for moral issues such as Medicaid, Unemployment Benefits, […]

WAOK-AM–01/07/2014

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Mayor’s Office In Emergency Mode After Braves Move Leaked

By Rob Hamilton / 92-9 The Game / CBS Atlanta According to reports today and leaked emails, the Mayor’s office was in emergency mode as emails were fired off back and forth about the leak […]

92.9 The Game–12/19/2013

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Grady High School Facing Fraud Allegations

Atlanta (WAOK / WSBTV) — According to Errol Davis, superintendent of Atlanta Public Schools, Grady High School has recruited a number of players for their high school football team, the Grady Knights. These recruited players […]

WAOK-AM–12/11/2013

A Georgia man was arrested and charged with the theft of about 5 cents worth of electricity after plugging his electric car into an exterior outlet at his son’s school while the 11-year-old was at tennis practice. (Photo by Bryan Mitchell/Getty Images)

Electric Car Owner Arrested For Stealing 5 Cents Worth Of Power

A Georgia man briefly plugged his electric car into an exterior outlet at his son’s school while the 11-year old was at tennis practice – he would soon be arrested and charged with the theft of about 5 cents worth of electricity.

12/04/2013

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George Zimmerman Owes Defense Attorney’s Millions

Orlando (WAOK/WFTV) — George Zimmerman, the man found not guilty in the murder of Florida teen Trayvon Martin, was notified by the attorneys that aided in his exoneration that they intend to collect the $2.5 […]

WAOK-AM–12/03/2013

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Knockout Game Gaining National Attention

Today on Powertalk with Lorraine Jacques-White, we discussed the brutal new game many teens are beginning to participate in, which has begun to gain national attention from citizens and law enforcement officials alike. This “game” […]

WAOK-AM–11/25/2013

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Church Members Affected By Ponzi Scheme

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. […]

WAOK-AM–10/29/2013

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Aaron’s Reaches Settlement In Spying Charges

Atlanta (WAOK/AJC) – Aaron’s Inc, the Atlanta-based rent-to-own company, has reached a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission over charges that the business enabled its franchisees to install software onto their computers that allowed them […]

WAOK-AM–10/24/2013