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Bus Crash Injures 19

ATLANTA (AP) – A spokeswoman for Atlanta’s MARTA bus system says 19 people including the driver were taken to the  hospital after a bus crashed on the city’s southwest side.     Atlanta Fire Capt. Jolyon (JOE-lee-on) Bundrige says […]

WAOK-AM–01/23/2012

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Unemployed Atlanta Man Rewarded With Job For Honesty

ATLANTA -An unemployed man who found a purse filled with $500 and credit cards at the Lenox MARTA station and returned it to the owner has been rewarded with a job offer, reports Atlanta Business […]

WAOK-AM–12/16/2011

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MARTA Shooting Autopsy Results In

ATLANTA (WAOK)-Results of an autopsy on 19 year old Joetavious Stafford shows three shots to the body. One from the front and two from the back. Stafford was shot to death at the MARTA Vine City […]

WAOK-AM–10/18/2011

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Shooting At MARTA Station-UPDATE

UPDATE: The name of the MARTA officer involved in the shooting was released on Monday. Officer Robert Waldo has been with MARTA since 2008. MARTA officials also had more to say about the shooting itself. […]

WAOK-AM–10/16/2011

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MARTA Fares Increase

Atlanta (WAOK)-MARTA fares rise from $2 to $2.50 beginning today.  This is the second time in two years fares have gone up. MARTA last raised its regular fares in October 2009, from $1.75 to $2. It […]

WAOK-AM–09/21/2011

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Arrest in MARTA Bus Stabbing

ATLANTA (WAOK)-An arrest has been made in the stabbing of a MARTA bus driver last week. MARTA spokesman Lyle Harris did not give details on where the suspect was arrested. Police on Wednesday arrested Everett […]

WAOK-AM–09/14/2011

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Fourth of July Events

ATLANTA (WAOK)-Are you and the family ready for the Fourth of July events? Lots of fireworks, cookouts and a world famous road race are just some of the activities scheduled. Check out the list. All-American […]

WAOK-AM–06/30/2011

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MARTA Riders Must Pay More

Get ready to dig a little deeper in your pocket to ride on MARTA. The transit agency board on Wednesday voted to raise one-way fares from $2 to $2.50 some of the highest rates in the nation. The fare […]

WAOK-AM–06/22/2011

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MARTA Driver Fired After Dragging Woman

ATLANTA (WAOK)-MARTA has fired the driver who dragged a woman with her bus last week. During the investigation into the dragging incident, it was discovered that Belinda McMillian had a personnel file filled with reports about […]

05/15/2011

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Woman Dragged by MARTA Bus

Atlanta (WAOK)-Atlanta Police now say the woman who was dragged by a MARTA bus on Sunday night had been cited by MARTA Police before the incident. 62 year old Lettie Robinson received a broken arm […]

WAOK-AM–05/10/2011

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