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Simpson: Grateful For Parole Board Decision

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — A lawyer for O.J. Simpson says the former NFL star is “very happy and grateful” to hear that he’s been granted parole on some of his convictions for kidnapping and […]

WAOK-AM–08/01/2013

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Atlanta Council Rejects Strip Club Banishment

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta’s city council has rejected legislation that would have forced adult entertainment clubs and shops along Cheshire Bridge Road to move within five years. Councilman Alex Wan’s legislation failed by a 9 […]

06/04/2013

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Deacon Jones Dead At 74

David “Deacon” Jones, a Hall of Fame defensive end credited with terming the word sack for how he knocked down quarterbacks, has died. He was 74. The Washington Redskins say that Jones died of natural […]

06/04/2013

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AutoNsider: Traffic & Easing The Commute

Tired of being stuck in Atlanta traffic? Looking to ease your commute? On this episode of the AutoNsider Daryl talks Atlanta traffic, traffic across the U.S., financial ramifications from traffic, and what’s being done to […]

05/30/2013

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AutoNsider: Atlanta Motorcycle Rally

Are you a biker or have any interest in buying a bike? On this episode of the AutoNsider Daryl talks with members of the Atlanta Motorcycle Rally talking all things bikes including: buying the right […]

05/17/2013

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Atlanta Schools Subpoenaed In Cheating Case

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Public Schools is notifying parents that it will have to turn over students’ education information in response to a subpoena. Reports indicate the subpoena is related to the criminal case against […]

05/16/2013

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Residents Of Ga. Town Planning ‘Citizen Patrol’

AVONDALE ESTATES, Ga. (AP) — Residents of an Atlanta suburb are planning to fight crime by patrolling the streets using an old police cruiser. CBS Atlanta reports that Citizens on Patrol would be made up […]

05/16/2013

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Tax Commissioner’s SUV Costs Taxpayers $39,000

ATLANTA (AP) — Records show that a Georgia tax commissioner used public funds to buy a full-sized SUV for his own use. Reports say the 2013 Ford Explorer Limited used by Fulton County Tax Commissioner […]

05/14/2013

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Rapper Gucci Mane Pleads Not Guilty Of Assault

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia rapper Gucci Mane has pleaded not guilty to an assault charge stemming from an altercation with a fan at a downtown Atlanta nightclub. The rapper, whose real name is Radric Davis, […]

05/14/2013

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Free Your Mind Friday!

Sid is in the airchair filling in for Mo! It’s a Free Your Mind Friday on the Mo Ivory Show! Check out Sidney Wood’s opening Friday monologue as he fills in for Mo. Have an […]

05/10/2013

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