Spelman College is suspending its endowed professorship with Bill Cosby amid allegations by several women that the comedian and actor sexually assaulted them. (Photo by Erik S. Lesser/Getty Images)

Spelman President Receives Prestigious Award

Atlanta (WAOK/AJC) – Spelman College President Beverly Tatum has  become the first president of a historically black college or university to receive the Carnegie Academic Leadership award from the Carnegie Corporation of New York. Tatum, a […]


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Atlanta Police Force Reaches 2,000 Sworn Officers

Atlanta’s police department has reached what the mayor calls a historic milestone.


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Savannah Port Again Misses Container Milestone Due To Strike Threat

The Georgia Ports Authority says the threat of a strike by East Coast dockworkers last fall cost the Port of Savannah enough business to hold its fiscal year performance just below a milestone 3 million cargo containers.