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Former Emory University Employee Sentenced To Prison For Stealing Tuition Payments

Brenda Michael’s job with the School of Nursing at Emory University, was that of administrative assistant in the Wound Ostomy Center. Part of her job was to assist Emory students with enrollment. But, beginning in […]

WAOK-AM–07/23/2015

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Best Public Pools In Atlanta

If it ever stops raining this summer in Atlanta, you’ll want to head out immediately to get in some pool time. We’ve selected a few of our favorite public pools for your summer fun.

07/17/2015

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Study: Half Of All Heart Disease Deaths Are Preventable

Half of all heart disease deaths – the number one killer of both men and women in the U.S. – could be prevented if Americans took the proper precautions against the top five modifiable risk factors.

06/30/2015

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[VIDEO] Emmett Till And Leroy Holloway: Their Families Are Still Seeking Justice

  Deborah Watts and Janice Cameron talked with CBS Radio Atlanta’s Maria Boynton during the recent Syracuse University Cold Case Justice Initiative Program held at the National Center for Civil and Human Rights in Atlanta. […]

WAOK-AM–06/09/2015

Law Students with the Syracuse University Cold Case Initiative are in Atlanta researching civil rights era unsolved murders (Courtesy: Scott McDowell, Cold Case Justice Initiative at Syracuse University's College of Law)

Cold Case Justice Initiative Researches Unsolved Civil Rights Era Murders In Atlanta

This summer a group of students from the Cold Case Justice Initiative at Syracuse University will be working in Atlanta. They’ll be researching Civil Rights era murders. The kickoff program was held on Saturday, May […]

WAOK-AM–06/05/2015

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Five Must-See Museums In Atlanta

Atlanta is the capital of the South, and naturally it has a wealth of museums of all types worth visiting. You can’t consider yourself a true cultured Southerner unless you have visited at least these five museums.

03/28/2015

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Best Sketching Classes In Atlanta

If you are looking to pick up a new hobby this year, consider taking a sketching class. If you’ve always liked to doodle but you want to take it to the next level, you could discover a new passion.

02/16/2015

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Kansas City Chiefs Place Eric Berry On Non-Football Illness List

The Chiefs have placed Pro Bowl safety Eric Berry on the non-football illness list after a mass was discovered in his chest following Thursday night’s game in Oakland.

11/24/2014

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Clark Atlanta Hosting Civic Engagement Forum

Clark Atlanta University is hosting a forum on voter participation 50 years after the Civil Rights Act.

11/14/2014

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Hospital Releases Ebola Patient Who’s Been Treated Since Early September

An Ebola patient who’s been treated in Atlanta since early September has been released, hospital officials said Monday.

10/21/2014

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