Dad in hot-car death case ‘sexted’ other women, police say

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The suburban Atlanta father accused of murdering his toddler by leaving him in a hot SUV for several hours was in an unhappy marriage and wanted a “child-free life,” a detective testified Thursday. 

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Six Injured in FedEx facility shooting

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Guns in bars? 7 'extreme' rules in new Georgia Law

Point by point, the new rules that permit guns in churches, schools, bars and government buildings.

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Up in Arms: Georgia governor to sign controversial gun bill Wednesday

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Its official name is the “Safe Carry Protection Act.”

But critics are calling it the “Guns Everywhere Bill.”

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Georgia man cleaning his room discovers winning lottery ticket

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He cleaned up, all right.

A Georgia man was tidying his room and came across a month-old lottery ticket that was gathering dust — and turned out to be worth a million bucks.

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Ice storm leaves 500K shivering without power across Southeast

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More than half a million people in the Southeast woke up to a cold and dark Thursday after the second vicious ice storm in as many weeks caused widespread power outages.

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Is Atlanta ready? ‘Catastrophic’ ice storm zeroes in

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Forecasters used words like “catastrophic” and “historic” Tuesday to describe an ice storm heading toward Georgia and other areas of the Southeast before it moves up the coast to hit a beleaguered Northeast later in the week.

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Georgia Prepares Heavily as South Expects Another Wintry Blow

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Atlanta won’t get fooled again.

The South is bracing for another blast of winter weather starting Monday night, and Georgia and its biggest city are determined to avoid a repeat of last month’s disaster.

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Famous last words: Mayor on defense after tweeting ‘Atlanta, we are ready for the snow’

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City struggles to find its way back to normal while officials grapple with the political fallout from the snowstorm that hit the South.

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Shelter from the storm: Teachers entertained, dried tears of kids stuck overnight at school

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When 90 kids were stranded overnight by the snow, E. Rivers Elementary School principal Matt Rogers made it a fun “snowcation” — showing movies, serving pizza, drying tears and tucking them in using their own coats as blankets. 

“It was just something you sign up for when you become a teacher,” said one teacher, who slept for about 90 minutes Tuesday night on her classroom floor. “You’ll take care of your children whenever necessary.”

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'It was beautiful': Baby born on Atlanta-area roadside during snowstorm

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What a birthday for a police officer and the baby girl he helped deliver during a snow and ice storm near Atlanta.

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'Epic failure': Stories from trapped and stranded in South's massive snow jam

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A rare winter storm hatched a nightmare traffic jam that paralyzed parts of the South — especially the city of Atlanta — that is ongoing, nearly 24 hours after it began.

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BREAKING: Police say they have found abducted Georgia 14-year-old Ayvani Hope Perez alive

A 14-year-old Georgia girl kidnapped by two gunmen during a home invasion early Tuesday has been found alive, officials said.

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14-year-old Georgia girl abducted by armed robbers

A nationwide Amber Alert has been issued for a 14-year-old Georgia girl kidnapped by two gunmen who shot the family dog during a home invasion robbery, police said.

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Teen who killed baby in stroller gets life in prison

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An 18-year-old Georgia man will spend the rest of his life behind bars for fatally shooting a baby riding in a stroller during a robbery attempt at a seaside town, a judge ruled Thursday.

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