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File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Woman Sentenced To Prison After Daughter Dies From Starvation

A metro Atlanta woman has been sentenced to 30 years in prison in the death of her 16-year-old daughter.

13 hours ago

Booking photo of Elyjah Marrow. (credit: Cobb County Sheriff's Office)

Police: Man Killed After Gun Handled Recklessly

Police in Atlanta’s northwestern suburbs say the death of a 19-year-old man was caused when another man accidentally fired a handgun as both handled it in a way police described as recklessly.

06/26/2014

Booking photo of Justin Ross Harris. (credit: Cobb County Sheriff's Office)

Man Charged With Felony Murder After Son Died In Hot SUV For Hours

Police in suburban Atlanta say a man whose 22-month-old son died after being left in a hot SUV for hours has been charged with felony murder.

06/19/2014

Shelia Sherrie Joyner responded to a Craiglist ad seeking a passenger to Sarasota, Florida. The would-be driver called polivce when he learned the boy is 9 years old.  (Photo:  Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Cops: Marietta Woman Used Craigslist To Find Driver For Her Son

Woman accused of arranging for her 9-year-old son to travel with a stanger she found on Craiglist

06/17/2014

File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Ex-Real Estate Agent Sentenced In Burglary Spree

Prosecutors in suburban Atlanta say a former real estate agent has been sentenced to 20 years for stealing jewelry and other valuables from homes that were on the market in 2012.

06/06/2014

Police say the victim was drugged and the two suspects planned to rob him of his jewelry. (Getty Images)

2 Charged In Death Of Man Found Lying On Couch

Police say the victim was drugged and the two suspects planned to rob him of his jewelry.

06/04/2014

File photo of Fed Ex sign.(credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Security Guard Tells Dispatcher To Tell Wife That He Loved Her On 911 Recording During FedEx Shooting

A security guard critically wounded when a gunman went on a rampage at a FedEx facility asked a dispatcher to tell his wife that he loved her.

05/06/2014

File photo of a courtroom. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

3 Plead Guilty In Elderly Contracting Fraud Scheme

Cobb County prosecutors say three people have pleaded guilty to scamming 25 elderly metro Atlanta residents out of more than $74,500.

04/29/2014

File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Gets 3 Years For Throwing Dog Off Balcony

MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — A judge sentenced a Georgia man to three years in prison for throwing a dog off a motel’s second-floor balcony. Cobb County Judge Steven Schuster imposed the sentence Friday on Marcell […]

02/08/2014

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Center For Family Resources Holiday Food Drive

The Center for Family Resources will collect food and grocery store certificates Thursday November 21, 2013 at Jim R. Miller Park, 2245 Callaway Road, Marietta. The social service agency hopes to raise $75,000 for the […]

WAOK-AM–11/20/2013

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