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16-Year-Old Girl Killed By Stray Bullet That Entered Home

Authorities say a 16-year-old girl was killed by a stray bullet that entered her home in College Park, southwest of Atlanta.

23 hours ago

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Celebrate The Fourth Of July Without Fireworks

If the nearest July 4th fireworks display isn’t so near, there are other ways to have a safe and sparkly holiday. Read on for some of these creative ways to light up your 4th of July when a fireworks display isn’t an option.

06/26/2015

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July 4th Party Games For Adults And Kids

Get a little creative this Fourth of July. Here are five fun party games to entertain all the guests at your upcoming holiday barbecue.

06/24/2015

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Best Restaurants With A View Of July 4th’s Fireworks In Atlanta

Watching fireworks is fun. Watching fireworks on 4th of July while enjoying great food and drinks is much, much better. Read on to see the best restaurants in Atlanta with a view of this year’s July 4th Fireworks!

06/24/2015

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Healthy & Fun Fourth Of July Foods

Be both healthy and festive at your Fourth of July BBQ with these red, white, and blue dish ideas.

06/23/2015

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5 Things You Did Not Know About Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest

There’s probably a lot you don’t know about the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest so here are five things that may surprise you.

07/03/2014

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17 World Cup Fans More Prepared For The Fourth Of July Than You

These World Cup fans have a leg-up on us all when it comes to showing their patriotism and we all need to take cues from their American ways. Here are 17 World Cup fans that are more prepared for the 4th of July than you:

07/03/2014

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Fourth Of July Travel: What To Expect And How To Prepare

With 41 million Americans expected to travel this year, highways and airports will be packed with travelers looking to take advantage of the 3-day weekend.

06/30/2014

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Dryer Buzz on WAOK with Yalanda Lattimore: Happy Juneteeth!

Many African Americans celebrate the Fourth of July, Memorial Day, and many other patriotic holidays; however many do not celebrate  Junetheeth because many do not know what it is.  Juneteeth also known as Juneteeth Independence Day, […]

WAOK-AM–06/21/2014

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Best Places In America To Celebrate The 4th Of July

In celebration of Independence Day, several cities across the nation are hosting fun-filled activities by day and then concluding with spectacular pyrotechnic shows that can be viewed from miles away. Here are five of the best places in America to celebrate the Fourth of July

06/17/2014

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