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KKK Flyers In Local Neighborhoods

Residents in two local neighborhoods are spreading the word about Ku Klux Klan flyers left on cars. Miles Keenlyside found a flyer on his car and at first he thought it was a ticket but […]

WAOK-AM–07/14/2014

The 3-year-old was going down a slide at a day care center when a piece of twine wrapped around his neck. (File photo: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Alpharetta Boy Dies On Playground

Police say the boy’s death is being investigated as a tragic accident.

07/11/2014

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Suspects Use Fake ID’s To Steal Cars

Gwinnett County police are searching for two individuals who allegedly used stolen identities to purchase luxury cars. Police report a surveillance photo being taken at the United BMW dealership in Duluth showing a customer standing […]

WAOK-AM–07/11/2014

Alix Tichelman is being investigated in the heroin overdose death of Google executive Forrest Hayes on his Yacht in November. (Photo: Santa Cruz Police Dept.)

High-Priced Prostitute Linked To Atlanta Club Owner’s Death

Police are re-examining the death of Masquerade owner Dean Riopelle after his former girlfriend was charged with manslaughter in the fatal overdose death of a Google executive.

07/10/2014

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Former APS Supt. Beverly Hall Bedridden; Will Not Be Attending Trial

Sources have confirmed former Atlanta Public School superintendent Beverly Hall will not be able to attend her trial which is set for August 11 due to her being bedridden from fighting stage 4 breast cancer. […]

WAOK-AM–07/10/2014

Voters wait in line for early voting in Ohio (Photo by J.D. Pooley/Getty Images)

Early Voting Tally passes 50,000 For Runoff

According to numbers gathered by the Secretary of State this past Wednesday, over 51,000 people have already voted before the July 22 Georgia runoff election. This tally is slightly behind the usual voting pace of […]

WAOK-AM–07/10/2014

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Atlanta Woman Confronts Teen Violence

Today on Real Talk with Rashad Richey, our special guest was Jewel Chandler the founder of the Teens Against Gun Violence Conference, which is set to take place on July 26th at the Apex Museum […]

WAOK-AM–07/09/2014

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TSA Finds 2 Guns In Atlanta Airport Screenings

The Transportation Security Administration says its screeners found loaded guns in carry-on bags of two passengers trying to board flights at Atlanta’s airport — the first time the agency has detected firearms at the airport since Georgia’s new law relaxing carrying restrictions took effect last week.

07/09/2014

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Broken Promises Leave Fulton County Families in the Street

Today on Real Talk with Rashad Richey, our special guests were Natasha Jones, D’Angela Curate, and Tim Franzen the organizer for Occupy Our Homes Atlanta. Natasha Jones and D’Angela Curate were a part of a […]

WAOK-AM–07/08/2014

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Former IRS Agent Stops by Real Talk

Today on Real Talk with Rashad Richey our special guest was Sherry Peel-Jackson, a former IRS Agent whom was previously imprisoned for not paying her taxes. Sherry Peel-Jackson did conduct seminars informing those that attended […]

WAOK-AM–07/07/2014