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Atlanta City Workers Under Investigation

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – Atlanta city workers are under investigation for inappropriate workplace activity. Investigators have discovered a loan sharking operation as well as open alcohol and substance use. According to an Atlanta City Hall internal […]

WAOK-AM–07/27/2012

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Bobbi Kristina Under Investigation For Gambling in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, NV (WAOK)-Whitney Houston’s daughter is the subject of a gambling probe in Las Vegas.  Video posted on TMZ.com show 19-year-old Bobbi Kristina playing the slot machines at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino Saturday […]

WAOK-AM–05/22/2012

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New Flaws Are Found In The Trayvon Martin Case

It’s been two and a half months since the Trayvon Martin shooting, and as the investigation continues, it is becoming more clear that the Sanford Police Department has been mishandling the case. Their has been evidence of […]

WAOK-AM–05/18/2012

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Boating Accident Leaves One Dead

BUFORD, Ga. (AP) — State authorities are investigating a boating accident at Lake Lanier that left one man dead and a woman seriously injured. Gwinnett County firefighters responded to a report of a boating accident […]

WAOK-AM–04/22/2012

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Georgia Gets An “F” In Ethics

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A nationwide study finds state governments lack transparency and accountability to citizens, and remain at high risk for corruption. In the ranking, not a single state received an A from […]

WAOK-AM–03/19/2012

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Internal Investigation Finds Officer At Fault In Rivera Case

ATLANTA- (WAOK) An internal investigation into how several Cherokee county sheriff’s deputies handled the murder case of 7-year old Jorelys Rivera, concludes one of the officers was at fault, while another was not. The report […]

WAOK-AM–12/21/2011

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Morrow Police Chief Jailed for DUI

JONESBORO,Ga (AP)-Authorities say a Georgia police chief has been arrested and is facing a charge of driving under the influence. A police sergeant noticed a motorist asleep at the wheel while stopped at the intersection […]

WAOK-AM–11/19/2011

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Elderly Siblings Found Dead In Church Parking Lot

GWINNETT Co(WAOK)-Gwinnett County Police are calling the death of two elderly members outside the First Baptist Church of Grayson, a murder-suicide. Police say 76-year-old Clarence Porter fatally shot his sister, Avis M. Whitley, 85, in […]

WAOK-AM–10/24/2011

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New Birth Laptops Seized by Secret Service

ATLANTA (WAOK/AJC)-Bishop Eddie Long is in the midst of more legal trouble. On Wednesday, ten members of the New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia sued the pastor, the church, three investment companies and others […]

WAOK-AM–10/23/2011

Confession Made About CRCT Cheating Scandal

ATLANTA (WAOK)-  Superintendent Beverly Hall made a video confession. The outgoing superintendent confessed to district employees that cheating did occur during the 2009 CRCT test. The state noticed an increase in the number of erasures on test […]

WAOK-AM–05/31/2011

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