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Party protestors paint over Krog Street graffiti

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Dozens of artists and activists opposed to "The Krog Masquerade" painted over the tunnel's iconic graffiti. More>>

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Stone Mountain man claims self-defense in late night shooting Video included

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DeKalb County police are investigating after a man died during a shootout between a Stone Mountain homeowner and a man who may have been trying to rob him. More>>

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Firefighter fired while recovering from cancer possibly caused by job

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The city of Fairburn has terminated a firefighter recovering from cancer he may have contracted on the job.  "I do feel a little bit betrayed by the city," said Jason Trotter. More>>

Woman with groceries fights off man attempting to push her into her Candler Park home

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A woman taking groceries into her home was assaulted Wednesday by a man who tried forcing his way in with her, according to authorities.
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Restaurant Report Card: Stockbridge eatery fails with only 28 points

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A Henry County restaurant received one of the lowest health scores on record during the past decade. Huge Hibachi Sushi Buffet in Stockbridge failed an inspection with 28 points.
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Citizen pulls over cop

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It's not often a citizen turns the tables on a law enforcement officer, but it did happen in Washington state. A deputy was pulled over by a man who said the deputy was breaking the law, and that he threatened More>>

Sometimes the best Halloween costumes are those you create yourself. Check out some of these user-submitted costumes that have shot right to the top of our DIY list.  More>>

Police: Marijuana grow room hidden behind fake wall

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Police searching a home in Winder discover a fake wall leading to a room used to grow marijuana illegally.On Sunday, officers came upon two suspicous men near Forest Hill Road off of Highway 53.  More>>

Extra security at Gwinnett County school after email threat

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Extra security is in place at Brookwood High School after several school staff members received an email threat. More>>

Family says VA owes them for Metro Atlanta man's death Video included

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A Metro Atlanta family said the Atlanta VA Medical Center is responsible for Otis Hughey's death. CBS46 first reported this in early October. More>>

Elderly couple without power 65 days after $9K outstanding power bill Video included

Frank and Delores Hammett have been without power for 65 days. Frank and Delores Hammett have been without power for 65 days.
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A $500 power bill left by their deceased son has left elderly Floyd residents Frank and Delores Hammett living on their porch because late fees took that bill to nearly $9,000 and caused their power to be drastically cut down by AEP.  More>>

Dad says mold at school makes daughter sick Video included

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Some parents say mold growing inside Whitefoord Elementary School is making kids sick and the school district can't fix the problem. More>>

18 arrested, 595 devices seized in child porn bust

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The Georgia Bureau of Investigation said that 18 people were arrested on Wednesday in a child pornography bust. More>>

Partial solar eclipse over Atlanta on Thursday; How to build eclipse viewer Video included

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At 6:01 p.m. on Thursday, a partial solar eclipse will grace the sky over Atlanta. 
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Human remains found inside vehicle in Athens

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Athens-Clarke County police said that what appeared to be human remains were found inside of a burned vehicle in Athens on Wednesday afternoon. More>>

Dancing priests become Internet sensation

A video of a pair of dueling, dancing American priests studying in Rome has gone viral, following in the footsteps of a now-famous Italian nun whose Alicia Keys-esque voice won her a singing contest and a record contract. More>>

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  • Designer offers Halloween costume for $1.6 million

    Designer offers Halloween costume for $1.6 million

    Thursday, October 23 2014 9:59 AM EDT2014-10-23 13:59:57 GMT

    The "Million Dollar MorphSuit" Halloween costume costs $1.6 million.

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    The "Million Dollar MorphSuit" Halloween costume costs $1.6 million.

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  • Man accused of stealing restaurant's plumbing

    Man accused of stealing restaurant's plumbing

    Sunday, October 19 2014 8:05 AM EDT2014-10-19 12:05:12 GMT
    Police say they've flushed out a man accused of stealing the handles and pipes of toilets in parks and restaurant restrooms around a Florida city.More >
    Police say they've flushed out a man accused of stealing the handles and pipes of toilets in parks and restaurant restrooms around a Florida city.More >
  • Naked man carrying bible apprehended by Hattiesburg police

    Naked man carrying bible apprehended by Hattiesburg police

    Tuesday, October 14 2014 5:23 PM EDT2014-10-14 21:23:40 GMT
    Video screen grab of a man walking naked down a street in HattiesburgVideo screen grab of a man walking naked down a street in Hattiesburg
    An unidentified man was spotted walking along a Hattiesburg road naked carrying a bible Monday afternoon.According to Lt. Jon Traxler, Hattiesburg Police Department's Public Information Officer, the man was walking on Hutchinson Avenue near Hattiesburg High School around 1:30 p.m.Police were dispatched to the scene where they took the man into custody near Hardy Street.Traxler said the man was taken to a local hospital for observation.No charges have been filed.Copyright 2014 WDAM. All rights...More >
    An unidentified man was spotted walking along a Hattiesburg road naked carrying a bible Monday afternoon.According to Lt. Jon Traxler, Hattiesburg Police Department's Public Information Officer, the man was walking on Hutchinson Avenue near Hattiesburg High School around 1:30 p.m.Police were dispatched to the scene where they took the man into custody near Hardy Street.Traxler said the man was taken to a local hospital for observation.No charges have been filed.Copyright 2014 WDAM. All rights...More >

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