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TSA Finds 2 Guns In Atlanta Airport Screenings

The Transportation Security Administration says its screeners found loaded guns in carry-on bags of two passengers trying to board flights at Atlanta’s airport ā€” the first time the agency has detected firearms at the airport since Georgia’s new law relaxing carrying restrictions took effect last week.

07/09/2014

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Roman Catholics Will Not Be Allowed To Carry Guns In Church

Roman Catholics will not be allowed to carry guns in church with a few exceptions.

05/03/2014

The survey also found that between 42 percent and 60 percent of lethal violence occurs with a firearm, and that civilians hold about three-quarters of the approximately 875 million weapons worldwide. ( JAY DIRECTO/AFP/Getty Images)

Demonstrators Planning Rally To Deliver “Common Sense Cookies” To Members That Oppose Gun Bill

Two organizations are pushing state lawmakers to oppose a bill that would expand the rights of gun owners in the state.

02/25/2014

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Bill Being Reviewed To Allow Firefighters To Have Guns On Duty

Legislation proposed in the Georgia House would allow firefighters in the state to carry guns while on duty as long as they gain permission from their employer.

01/23/2014

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The Sidney Wood Show: It’s Free Your Mind Friday

Today was ‘Free Your Mind Friday’ with Mary-Pat Hector. Mary-Pat brought some of her friends to have panel discussion about gun violence, stand your ground, respecting elders, and much more. Also, Marcus Coleman stopped by […]

WAOK-AM–01/11/2014

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Reward Offered For 27 Guns Stolen From Shop

Federal officials say a $10,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the suspects who stole 27 guns from a pawn shop in Forsyth County.

12/11/2013

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Report: NFL Rejects Firearms Company’s Super Bowl Commercial

The NFL reportedly rejected a commercial a firearms manufacturer wanted to run during the Super Bowl.

11/28/2013

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New Policy Set For Airline Travelers Caught With Guns

Atlanta (WAOK/WSBTV) — Chief Magistrate Court Judge Wanda Dallas has changed the policy for people caught with handguns that are traveling through Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. It is a change for the airport that led the […]

WAOK-AM–10/16/2013

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Hotel Guest Reports Being Bound, Robbed In Atlanta

Authorities are searching for three suspected robbers after a guest at the Hilton Atlanta downtown told police they broke into his room, tied him up and stole thousands of dollars in cash and jewelry.

10/07/2013

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School District Considers Allowing Assault Rifles At Schools For Resource Officers

A meeting was held between parents and teachers from three schools in Gainesville to discuss a proposal that would allow for a rifle to be housed in each educational facility.

10/01/2013

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