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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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2 Children Dead In Savannah Fire; Space Heater Suspected

Savannah authorities say two children are dead after their home caught fire overnight and investigators suspect a space heater is to blame.

01/30/2014

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