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Google Announces Super Fast Internet Heading To Atlanta

ATLANTA (WAOK)- Google confirmed on Tuesday it’s version of high-speed broadband Internet is coming to metro Atlanta. And Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed announced Tuesday that Google Fiber will be available to customers in the city […]

WAOK-AM–01/28/2015

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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

Frequent social media use could have a negative impact on young people's mental health, according to a new study. (FILE PHOTO. Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

Man Charged With Attacking Woman After She Responded To Facebook Job Ad

A Stone Mountain man is now facing charges after he allegedly attacked a woman after she responded to a job ad on Facebook. The victim was responding to a job posting she saw on a […]

WAOK-AM–07/15/2014

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Study: Pictures of Adorable Babies, Animals Improve Concentration

The findings of a new study indicate that looking at pictures of images universally agreed upon as cute can help improve one’s ability to focus.

10/01/2012

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Seniors Learn How to Use the Internet

ATLANTA (WAOK)-The Atlanta Housing Authority this week became the first city to offer seniors living in all of its  properties the opportunity to learn how to use the internet without the use of federal grant money. AHA […]

WAOK-AM–07/05/2011

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It Always Feels Like Somebody’s Watchin’ Me

A new website Spokeo.com knows everything about you. The site will provide information like your address, age and pictures of your home to anyone for free. For a fee someone can get information on your […]

WAOK-AM–01/21/2011