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Child Deaths In Georgia Rise Despite DFCS Contact

A new report says 180 children in Georgia died last year after the state’s child protection agency had contact with their family.


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Mechanical Problem Leads To Train Fire

Leaders of Atlanta’s public transportation agency say a fire on a train has led to delays in north and southbound service.


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Georgia High School Graduation Rate Increases

The graduation rate for the state’s public high schools increased by nearly two percentage points over the previous year, state education officials said.


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Official Angered By Story On ‘State Secrets’ Bill

Emails show that a Georgia juvenile justice official was angered by a writer’s coverage of a bill that would keep some reports of problems in juvenile lockups secret, and she worried that news coverage could derail the legislation.


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Arrest Sought Of Child Protection Workers That Allegedly Falsified Reports

Investigators are seeking the arrest of two child protection workers in Georgia on charges that they falsified reports.