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Remembering Trayvon Martin, In Atlanta

Two years ago today, unarmed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin was fatally shot in a Florida gated community – and this evening in Atlanta an examination of gun control, what children can do to protect themselves and […]

WAOK-AM–02/26/2014

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#STOPTHEFIGHT Between George Zimmerman And DMX

On what would have been Trayvon Martin‘s 19th birthday, WAOK and its sister station V-103 are joining the fight to stop the highly publicized “celebrity boxing match” between the onetime neighborhood watch volunteer who shot […]

WAOK-AM–02/05/2014

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Too Much Truth – DMX Vs. Zimmerman

Today we remember and recognize our fallen soldier Trayvon Martin. He would have been 19 years old on this fifth day of February, 2014 and we wish him a Happy Birthday. We send blessings to his family […]

WAOK-AM–02/05/2014

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Top 10 Local News Stories Of 2013

Surprise deaths, suspicious deaths and deaths that at least seemed like they could have been avoided dominated the Atlanta news scene this past year – and that doesn’t even include the pall that was cast […]

WAOK-AM–12/30/2013

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Too Much Truth – Does Stand Your Ground Matter

Today on Too Much Truth, DB speaks with Senator Vincent Fort about the damage the Stand Your Ground Law has caused to the black community. Is this law effective, or is it causing more harm […]

WAOK-AM–12/09/2013

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George Zimmerman Owes Defense Attorney’s Millions

Orlando (WAOK/WFTV) — George Zimmerman, the man found not guilty in the murder of Florida teen Trayvon Martin, was notified by the attorneys that aided in his exoneration that they intend to collect the $2.5 […]

WAOK-AM–12/03/2013

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Zimmerman Arrested Again

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — George Zimmerman’s arrest following a domestic dispute with his girlfriend is the latest in a series of recent brushes he’s had with the law. The 30-year-old former neighborhood watch volunteer who […]

WAOK-AM–11/19/2013

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Rev Al Sharpton & Dr. Charles Ogletree Discuss McBride Shooting

Today on The Rev. Al Sharpton Show, Rev. Al Sharpton hosts with Dr. Charles Ogletree. Together they discuss the shooting of Renisha McBride, the Michigan woman who was fatally shot after reportedly seeking help at a stranger’s door. […]

WAOK-AM–11/13/2013

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Too Much Truth – Do You Believe In Karma

Today on Too Much Truth, DB has read the breaking news in Florida that George Zimmerman was arrested, again. This time it’s for allegedly pulling a gun out on his wife and her father. Zimmerman […]

WAOK-AM–09/09/2013

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Shellie Zimmerman Files For Divorce

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — George Zimmerman’s wife is filing for divorce. Attorney Kelly Sims confirmed Thursday that his client, Shellie Zimmerman, is divorcing her husband of six years. Shellie Zimmerman pleaded guilty last week to a misdemeanor for lying during a […]

WAOK-AM–09/06/2013

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