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Mayor Maynard Jackson Bronze Plaque Unveiled At Atlanta Airport

Atlanta’s first African American Mayor is being remembered with a bronze relief plaque at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. Maynard Holbrook Jackson, Jr. served as Atlanta’s mayor for three terms, from 1974 to 1982 and from 1990-1994. […]

WAOK-AM–10/31/2014

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (credit: Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

CNN Reporter: ‘Shocked And Pretty Horrified At The Lack Of Screening’ For Ebola In US Airports

CNN senior medical correspondent Elizabeth Cohen said she was shocked and horrified at the lack of screening for Ebola at an Atlanta airport after coming back from Liberia.

10/07/2014

Medical staff members of the Croix Rouge NGO remove the corpse of a victim of Ebola, from a house in Monrovia, on Sept. 29, 2014. (credit: PASCAL GUYOT/AFP/Getty Images)

Doctor Wears Full Protection Gear To Atlanta Airport To Protest CDC’s Ebola Response

A Missouri doctor arrived to Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport dressed in full protection gear to protest what he called the mismanagement of the Ebola crisis by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

10/02/2014

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Best All-You-Can Drink Specials In Atlanta

If you are heading out on the town with friends for brunch or maybe some bar hopping, you might want to consider one of these Atlanta establishments that are know for their all-you-can drink specials.

08/14/2014

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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 — 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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Atlanta Airport Preparing For Winter Storm

Officials at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport say the facility will be fully operational as another winter storm system crosses the region this week.

02/10/2014

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Furloughs Could Cause Travel Delays At Atlanta

ATLANTA (AP) — Passengers at Atlanta’s airport could experience travel delays on the first weekday after furloughs for thousands of air traffic controllers. The cutbacks began Sunday because of federal budget cuts required by Congress, […]

04/22/2013

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Southwest Hasn’t Led To Lower Prices Yet In ATL

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – The arrival of Southwest Airlines at Atlanta’s airport last winter was greeted with balloons and fanfare amid predictions that the low-cost airline’s presence would lead to lower prices. Officials say Atlanta travelers […]

WAOK-AM–02/11/2013

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Bengals’ Andre Smith Arrested With Gun At Atlanta Airport

Cincinnati Bengals tackle Andre Smith is free on bond after being arrested for carrying a gun at Hartsfield Jackson International Airport.

01/18/2013

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Atlanta Airport Guns

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) — With 100 guns confiscated in 2012, Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport leads the nation’s airports in terms of the number of guns that have been confiscated. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the Dallas-Fort Worth […]

WAOK-AM–01/02/2013

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