Atlanta Man Sentenced To Prison For Running $1M Ponzi SchemeAn Atlanta man has been sentenced to 60 months in prison followed by three years of supervised release for running a Ponzi scheme that ensnared over a hundred victims, and induced college students and others to part with money for his own personal benefit.
Virtual Career Fair For Military Community Past & Present Virtual Career Fair for military community.
18 Atlanta Protesters Arrested After Breonna Taylor Grand Jury DecisionAtlanta protestors and the local NAACP condemn the police response at the September 25 protest and a grand jury's decision on the Breonna Taylor case.
Feds Execute Man Who Killed Georgia NurseOn Tuesday, the federal government executed an inmate who raped and murdered a 30-year-old nurse in Cherrylog, Georgia 19 years ago and blamed the victim for using witchcraft on him.
Prolific Sextortionist Of Young Girls Sentenced To 40 YearsThe prolific sextortionist of young girls, Benjamin Jenkins has been sentenced to 40 years in prison after a jury found him guilty of producing and distributing child pornography that he coerced more than 100 young girls to create.
TAKE 3: 09.22.2020
Ivanka Trump, William Barr Help Raise Human Trafficking AwarenessIvanka Trump, President Donald Trump's oldest daughter and one of his top advisers, visited Atlanta today alongside U.S. Attorney General William Barr. The two joined a panel discussion focused on the fight to stop human trafficking in the state and across the country.
Atlanta Lions Club, Local Organizations Distribute 13,000 Boxes Of ProduceThe Atlanta Lions Club and other local organizations unloaded 13,000 boxes of fresh produce to give away on September 18, 2020, near downtown Atlanta.
Census 2020 Deadline: Atlanta Mayor Urges Residents To RespondTime is running out for residents to complete the 2020 Census. In a virtual press conference on September 16, 2020, Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms need to respond to the census by the September 30, 2020 deadline to ensure future funding for the city.
Controversy Brews Over Atlanta's Tennis Courts Management ContractThe answer to who will manage Atlanta’s tennis courts is still up in the air, and here lately, it’s back and forth over the net between the former contractor, Universal Tennis Management (UTM), also known as Universal Tennis Academy (UTA), and a recommended contractor, Agape Tennis Academy.
TAKE 3: 09.15.2020
Ryan Felton Indicted For Cryptocurrency-Based Schemes, Cost $2M In LossesAn Atlanta director/producer has been indicted for allegedly operating cryptocurrency-based investment schemes that cost victims over $2 million in losses.
Atlanta City Council Shelves Proposed Contract For New Tennis Court ManagerAtlanta City Council voted 14-1 yesterday in favor of discarding a recommendation for Agape Tennis Academy to manage the city’s five tennis courts.
Black Restaurant Week In Metro Atlanta: Local Businesses Serving Up DiscountsBlack Restaurant Week is from September 4-13, 2020, and highlights several Black restaurants and chefs from around the Atlanta area. CW69's Valencia Jones visited two of the participating businesses.
Georgia Man Recruited Transients To Cash Fraudulent Checks In FloridaA Georgia man was sentenced to federal prison Friday for attempting to recruit transient people to cash fraudulent checks.