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Man, 82, Killed By Dogs While Checking His Mail

Authorities say two large dogs pounced on an 82-year-old man as he checked his mail, killing him in his yard.


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60-year-old Ga. Woman Arrested On Weapons Charges

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — A 60-year-old woman has been arrested on weapons charges after authorities say she assaulted a Georgia Health Sciences University police officer. The Augusta Chronicle ( ) reports that Marlene Grant has been charged with […]


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Inmate In Georgia Sues Prison Over Beating

A Georgia inmate who was hospitalized after he was beaten while handcuffed is claiming in federal court that the “deliberate, sadistic and malicious” attack by prison guards was part of a broader pattern of illegal conduct by authorities.


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Woman Killed by Cobb County Police on Christmas Day

Cobb Co (AJC)-A Marietta woman was shot and killed after attacking a police officer Christmas morning, Cobb County police said. Police spokesman Dana Pierce said officers responded to an alarm at the Bexley apartment complex […]


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Cracker Barrel Victim Sentenced in Attack on Another Woman

ATLANTA (WAOK)- The Jonesboro woman who was the victim of an attack by a white man at a Morrow Cracker Barrel restaurant in 2009 was back in court Friday, this time being sentenced herself for attacking […]


MARTA Authorities Meet With Lawmakers

ATLANTA (WAOK)- State lawmakers met with MARTA officials Dr. Beverly Scott and Police Chief Wanda Dunham. MARTA is being questioned about its safety after a gang attacked two Delta employees last month. Passengers on the train […]