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Officials said one person died at an explosion at a feed mill in Rockmart GA on Sunday, February 7, 2016. (SOURCE: WGCL) Officials said one person died at an explosion at a feed mill in Rockmart GA on Sunday, February 7, 2016. (SOURCE: WGCL)

Resident: Deadly feed mill explosion felt for miles

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One person died when an explosion occurred at a feed mill in Rockmart in Polk County overnight Sunday.

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Newton, Manning bring opposing styles to Super Bowl 50

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Peyton Manning will lead the Denver Broncos as the oldest quarterback to play in a Super Bowl while the young, energetic Cam Newton will try to capture the NFL championship for the Carolina Panthers.

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Driver killed in I-285 crash in Atlanta

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Police said the driver was operating a 2009 Cadillac Escalade when it rolled into the grass and stuck a pole. 

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Family, friends say goodbye to 3 killed in crash

Family and friends gathered to say goodbye to three victims killed in a crash (Source: WGCL-TV). Family and friends gathered to say goodbye to three victims killed in a crash (Source: WGCL-TV).
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Loved ones gathered Saturday to pay their respects to a grandmother and her two grandchildren killed in a deadly police chase. 

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Mother defends family against home invaders

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A woman fought off three burglars and sent them running for their lives.

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Fire erupts at Norcross apartment complex

An apartment building erupted into flames at the Tuscana Apartments in Norcross (Source: WGCL-TV). An apartment building erupted into flames at the Tuscana Apartments in Norcross (Source: WGCL-TV).
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A fire in Norcross was caused by a bad electrical outlet, according to fire department officials.

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Inside the manhunt for the fugitive mom Video included

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America’s -- and Atlanta’s – most wanted…convicted of murder, rape, child molestation, armed and dangerous on the run…just the kind of violent criminal  U.S. Marshals of the elite southeast region’s Fugitive Task Force are trained to catch.

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Twitter moves to actively seek out terrorist supporters

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Twitter is now using spam-fighting technology to seek out accounts that might be promoting terrorist activity and is examining other accounts related to those flagged for possible removal, the company announced Friday. More>>

Man arrested in Aug. 19 shooting death of woman in Atlanta

Claynesia Ringer, 21, was found dead inside a vehicle August  19, 2015. (Source: WGCL-TV) Claynesia Ringer, 21, was found dead inside a vehicle August 19, 2015. (Source: WGCL-TV)
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Police say a man accused in the shooting death of woman six months ago has been arrested. 

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Union City Police Chief resigns

CBS46 has learned Charles Odom, former Union City Police Chief) resigned in December 2015. (Source: WGCL-TV) CBS46 has learned Charles Odom, former Union City Police Chief) resigned in December 2015. (Source: WGCL-TV)
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CBS46 has learned Union City Police Chief Charles Odom resigned on Dec. 31, 2015. 

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Homeowner captures brazen home invasion on camera

East Atlanta Village robbery. (Source: YouTube) East Atlanta Village robbery. (Source: YouTube)
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A brazen home invasion in East Atlanta was caught on camera. Thankfully, no one was home at the time.

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CBS to live stream Super Bowl for free

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CBSsports.com will be live streaming the game for free. CBS has also expanded the devices you can use to stream the Super Bowl, using the CBS Sports app.

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High school seniors accused of raping freshman in stairwell

Source: Athens-Clarke County Jail Source: Athens-Clarke County Jail
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Three Athens high school students are facing charges after a 15-year-old girl says she was raped in a school stairwell.

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Redevelopment at site of former GM plant could be in jeopardy

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The largest economic development project in the southeastern U.S. could be in jeopardy much to the concern of businesses in the metro Atlanta. 

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Husband found guilty for murder of wife in Gwinnett County

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A metro Atlanta man has been found guilty for the murder of his wife.

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35 arrested in sex trafficking sting Video included

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Police say they arrested 35 people in a sting designed to catch those who traffic children and adults in the sex industry.

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A tale of two digits: Zip codes correlate with life expectancy

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Can your zip code predict how long you will live? According to a study by Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), it can. 

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Sketch released, $10K reward offered in fatal College Park chase crash

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College Park Police released a sketch of a man who they want to question for the theft of a vehicle which led to a chase and crash that killed three people. 

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  • Chandler High students remember classmate who died

    Chandler High students remember classmate who died

    Saturday, January 30 2016 12:51 AM EST2016-01-30 05:51:31 GMT

    All Chandler High School athletic events were canceled Friday to allow students time to grieve the sudden death of a popular 16-year-old student. Katrice Holden, a junior, died early Friday morning, Chandler High School principal Larry Rother said.

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    All Chandler High School athletic events were canceled Friday to allow students time to grieve the sudden death of a popular 16-year-old student. Katrice Holden, a junior, died early Friday morning, Chandler High School principal Larry Rother said.

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  • Arizona city made famous by Eagles song pays tribute to Glenn Frey

    Arizona city made famous by Eagles song pays tribute to Glenn Frey

    Tuesday, January 19 2016 4:49 PM EST2016-01-19 21:49:53 GMT
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    The city of Winslow, Arizona, made famous in an Eagles song, is paying tribute to music legend Glenn Frey. Fans are leaving balloons, flowers and candles on a street corner to celebrate the life of Frey.

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    The city of Winslow, Arizona, made famous in an Eagles song, is paying tribute to music legend Glenn Frey. Fans are leaving balloons, flowers and candles on a street corner to celebrate the life of Frey.

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  • Naked woman goes on rampage through Waffle House

    Naked woman goes on rampage through Waffle House

    Thursday, January 14 2016 10:02 AM EST2016-01-14 15:02:48 GMT

    A woman is facing several charges after going on a rampage at a Waffle House restaurant in Kennesaw, all while completely naked.

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    A woman is facing several charges after going on a rampage at a Waffle House restaurant in Kennesaw, all while completely naked.

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    Poorest Counties in Georgia

    Poorest Counties in Georgia

    Friday, February 5 2016 12:03 PM EST2016-02-05 17:03:18 GMT
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    Did you realize that the state of Georgia is ranked near the bottom in the U.S. in terms of median household income? Check out the poorest counties in Georgia.

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    Did you realize that the state of Georgia is ranked near the bottom in the U.S. in terms of median household income? Check out the poorest counties in Georgia.

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    Georgia counties with highest poverty rate

    Georgia counties with highest poverty rate

    Friday, February 5 2016 12:02 PM EST2016-02-05 17:02:57 GMT
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    Did you realize that nearly one out of every five people in Georgia lives in poverty? That qualifies the state as having the sixth-worst poverty rate in the nation. 

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    Did you realize that nearly one out of every five people in Georgia lives in poverty? That qualifies the state as having the sixth-worst poverty rate in the nation. 

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    Atlanta's Most Wanted Fugitives

    Atlanta's Most Wanted Fugitives

    Friday, February 5 2016 12:02 PM EST2016-02-05 17:02:36 GMT

    Have you seen any of these people? Crime Stoppers Atlanta needs your help in catching these wanted fugitives.

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    Have you seen any of these people? Crime Stoppers Atlanta needs your help in catching these wanted fugitives.

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