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Many displaced, several birds rescued during Stone Mountain fire

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Crews rescued several birds and a puppy from a fire at an apartment complex in DeKalb County early Monday morning. 

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DeKalb 911 directors meet with residents

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Kirkwood residents who call 911 on their cell phones often get a DeKalb County operator before being transferred to Atlanta Police.

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10-year-old hit by stray bullet while sleeping

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Authorities tell CBS46 two groups of males were shooting at each other in the parking lot. 

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Usher's mom helping chefs reach their culinary dreams

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She’s helped launch the careers of her sons, Grammy award-winning artist, Usher, and J Lack, an award winning producer. Now, she’s starting a new chapter that’s centered around the kitchen. 

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Rapper Young Thug charged with 8 felonies

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Atlanta rapper Young Thug just got slapped with eight felonies for a drug and gun arrest in Brookhaven last year. 

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MARTA bus, vehicle collide in Avondale Estates

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CBS46 has received word of a crash involving a MARTA bus and a vehicle in Avondale Estates early Thursday morning.

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The most innovative children's hospital is right here in metro Atlanta

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The Parents magazine selected Children's Healthcare of Atlanta as one of the best hospitals for children in the country.

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Homeowners oppose mega-church development in Clarkston

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A proposed development in one metro Atlanta community has many homeowners outraged.

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DeKalb County officials warning residents of rabid animals

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DeKalb County Animal Control is warning residents to be on the lookout for rabid animals after a raccoon found in Decatur became the eleventh to test positive for rabies in 2018.

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High school coach back at work after controversial shirt sparks investigation

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The DeKalb County School District is allowing the head coach of Chamblee Charter High School's varsity football team to return to work after an investigation that apparently was sparked by a controversial shirt he gave to players.

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Better Call Harry: Homeowner fights with Google Maps

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Who gives directions anymore? You just text your address and anyone can find you. But a Google Maps search for a Stone Mountain woman’s address directed people to another street.

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Man killed in head-on crash in Decatur

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A man is dead after police say he veered into another lane and crashed head-on into a vehicle in Decatur early Thursday morning.

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Woman says apartment had fleas from animal stuck in wall

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A DeKalb County woman claims her apartment had fleas from an animal stuck in the wall. She says management took days to respond and now her family may end up without a home.

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DeKalb movie portal helps production scouts find new locations

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DeKalb homeowners and businesses can now showcase their properties as potential locations for movies through an online portal. 

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DeKalb Police: Alleged murder suspect shot at man attempting to steal vehicle, suspect now on the loose

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Police in DeKalb County are searching for Van Johnson, who is wanted for alleged felony murder and aggravated assault.

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1 suspect in custody, three others sought in rash of metro Atlanta burglaries

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Police have arrested a suspect and are searching for three others accused of committing several burglaries in metro Atlanta.

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3 uninjured following fire at DeKalb County McDonald's

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Three employees of a McDonald's location in DeKalb County were able to escape injury following a fire at the restaurant early Wednesday morning.

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Illegal tire dump in DeKalb County cleaned up

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Six months after CBS46 first exposed a massive illegal tire dump in Dekalb County, the problem has been resolved. 

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At least one person shot in Decatur

(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)
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The shooting took place in the 3000 block of Citrus Court.

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Child hit by stray bullet at apartment complex

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Police say a stray bullet struck the child at an apartment complex in the 3300 block Flat Shoals Road in Decatur early Monday morning.

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Man in critical condition after DeKalb County shootout

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One man was transported to a local hospital with multiple gunshot wounds following a shoot out in DeKalb County. 

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Motorcyclist killed after striking stalled vehicle

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Lanes are back open on I-285 at Moreland Avenue after a fatal wreck stalled traffic. 

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DeKalb County residents meet with county leaders to discuss water billing issues

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CBS46 is advocating for neighbors fed up with DeKalb County’s error-prone water billing system.

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Driver fatally shot inside vehicle in DeKalb County

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Authorities tells CBS46 the driver was one of four people inside a car on 285 E at Flat Shoals Road when the incident occurred. One of the riders is responsible for the shooting, according to police.

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Technology to blame for 911 call center confusion

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People who live in both DeKalb County and the City of Atlanta are using their cell phone to dial 911. Their calls are going to the nearest cell tower, which often sends them to DeKalb County’s 911 Call Center when they should be getting Atlanta Police.

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Grandmother pinned against pump following wreck at gas station

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Authorities tell CBS46 a car with three possible juveniles was speeding and driving carelessly into the a Circle K gas station in Lithonia. 

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Man shoots himself after standoff following fight with roommate

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Police say a man barricaded himself inside a home for at least five hours after a fight with his roommate in DeKalb County.

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Man shot in leg at Chevron gas station on Flat Shoals Avenue

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A 31-year-old male victim was shot in the leg at a Chevron gas station in DeKalb. 

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