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Falcons Get Two From Clemson’s No. 1 Ranked Defense; Jarrett’s House Burns To Ground

The Atlanta Falcons finished the 2015 NFL season with the worst ranked defense in the league. That’s right, their defense ranked 32nd. The Clemson Tigers finished the 2014– 15 college football season with the first […]

92.9 The Game–05/02/2015

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Atlanta Airport Hosting Fire, Disaster Drills

ATLANTA (AP) — A firefighter training exercise is expected to create smoke plumes near the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Airport officials say firefighters will be participating in a certification exercise on Wednesday between 8 a.m. […]

04/15/2015

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Two-Alarm Fire At Dekalb Apartment Complex

Fire crews are continuing to monitor for hot spots following a major fire at an apartment complex in Dekalb County. It happened around 5:30 this morning at the Waldon Pond Apartments on Shell Bark Road. […]

WAOK-AM–04/13/2015

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Mississippi Landlord Accused Of Setting Tenants On Fire

Police officers arrested a Missisippi landord who is accused of setting two of his tenants on fire.

03/19/2015

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Basket Of Rags Starts Fire In Hotel

Authorities say a basket of rags that caught fire led to the brief evacuation of a hotel in Atlanta’s northeastern suburbs.

03/09/2015

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Total Number Of Animals Killed In SC Park Fire Now At 28

Officials at Hollywild Animal Park say a lemur rescued from a fire has died, bringing the total number of deaths from the blaze to 28.

01/11/2015

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Police Officer Arrested In Woman’s Death

An Atlanta Police officer suspected in the murder of a 26-year-old woman has been arrested while trying to catch a flight to Mexico, authorities say.

08/28/2014

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Parents Urged To Warn Teens Against Taking Dangerous ‘Fire Challenge’

The “game” involves teenagers recording themselves as they pour lighter fluid all over their body before lighting the flame.

08/06/2014

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American Flag Catches On Fire At Braves Opener

UPDATE:  The Braves released a statement on this accident: We were firing off fireworks from a different location Tuesday night, and one went awry and burned holes in the flag.  The flag has been replaced and […]

92.9 The Game–04/09/2014

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GA Tech Student Injured In Fire

Atlanta, Ga- Federal authorities converged on an apartment building in Midtown Atlanta after a reported fire injured a Georgia Tech student Tuesday. Late in the afternoon, fire authorities responded to an incident inside an apartment building. […]

WAOK-AM–02/05/2014

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