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‘Get on Up’ star, director discuss James Brown

'Get On Up' this weekend

The James Brown biopic finally opens. | Remembering James: | Lawyer | Daughters | Photos:  Brown mansion | Brown sites in Augusta

Larry King

King vs. Morgan?

The former CNN anchors are making their differences with each other public. | Photos:  King's guests | ICYMI:  More CNN briefs

Adoptable friends pet adoption Atlanta PAWS 100

Photos: Adoptable Friends

Looking for a pet? Consider one of these cuties at PAWS Atlanta. | Photos: Our favorite pets | DeKalb dogs in Esquire

Shopping

Save on Sales Tax holiday

Save on clothes, computers, school supplies and more this weekend. | Best buys in August | Back to school basics | Best school supplies

weekend best bets

Weekend best bets

Plenty of festivals, movies and music on tap for a weekend of fun. | Live music picks | Sasheer Zamata in town | Radcliffe Bailey exhibit

SPORTS

TRAVEL

James Brown’s daughters look forward to ‘Get on Up’

James Brown's daughters talk about their dad, new movie

Two of James Brown's daughters, Deanna Brown Thomas and Dr. Yamma Brown, are chief among the folks who can't wait for "Get On Up," the movie about their dad, coming out Aug.

NATION & WORLD

Americans with Ebola returning to US for treatment

Two American aid workers seriously ill with Ebola will be brought from West Africa to Atlanta for treatment in one of the most tightly sealed isolation units in the country, officials said Friday.

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BUSINESS

People Express name returns to Atlanta

People Express name returns to Atlanta

An airline name of yore has returned to Atlanta: People Express.A start-up operation that acquired the 1980s-era People Express name launched its first flight from Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport on Friday.

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HEALTH

Study links certain birth control pills to breast cancer

A new study published in the journal Cancer Research is linking certain types of oral contraceptives to a higher risk of developing breast cancer.

GA & ATLANTA

Sunday Conversation with … Dwight Howard Sr.

While one Dwight Howard went on to Orlando, Los Angeles and now Houston to play big-time basketball, another is still in Atlanta and using basketball as a way to minister to kids.

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Atlanta Sports

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Jeff Schultz is a sports columnist and blogger for the AJC

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The Prep Zone blog covers high school sports in Atlanta and Georgia

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Business beat

Atlanta, GA and US business news and how it affects you

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Bargain Hunter / Nedra Rhone

Find metro Atlanta deals and bargains to save you money

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The Music Scene / Melissa Ruggieri

Concerts, live music, Atlanta musicians and the best acts coming to town

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Atlanta Restaurant Scene / John Kessler

Best Atlanta restaurants, new places to try, recipes, Atlanta chefs and food

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Momania / Theresa Walsh Giarrusso

Raising healthy children without going insane, one blog post at a time.

Opinion

Mike Luckovich

Mike Luckovich

Today's editorial cartoon from the AJC's Pulitzer Prize winner

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Jay Bookman

Opinion and commentary from the left