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Indictment: Kidnappers got wrong victim

Authorities: Atlanta crew scheming to nab N.C. prosecutor went to wrong address and instead grabbed her dad.

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Ga. gun bill signed today

Gov. Deal set to sign legislation that would vastly expand where Georgians can legally carry firearms. | What Jason Carter says

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Andalusia gets an update

Georgia author Flannery O'Connor's Milledgeville property is getting some big upgrades. | See photos of the estate | Take a video tour

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Phaedra sides with Porsha

The "Real Housewives of Atlanta" stars are taking sides after the big reunion blowout. | Will Kenya return? | NeNe's "DWTS" run

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The Warhol of Wal-Mart

The Atlanta painter known for his Wal-Mart interiors is getting his own local show to display his art. | Photos:  See the paintings

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A 'Mockingjay' makeover

Check out the Swan House's dramatic new look for the third "Hunger Games" movie. | Star spotted in ATL | Filmed in Ga.



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Eat, drink, sleep and be merry at the Epicurean Hotel

At the Epicurean Theatre, a culinary classroom at Tampa’s Epicurean Hotel that opened last December, a bevy of 30-something women stifle school-girl giggles and settle in for “A Case of the Mondays,” a wine tasting course that focuses on Washington State wines.

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SKorea ferry toll hits 150 as search gets tougher

The grim work of recovering bodies from the submerged South Korea ferry proceeded rapidly Wednesday, with the official death toll reaching 150, though a government official said divers must now rip through cabin walls to retrieve more victims.


Cognizant acquiring Atlanta tech firm itaas

Itaas, a Johns Creek-based company that helps cable TV, telcos and other clients deliver interactive content, live streaming and video services on digital platforms, will be acquired by Teaneck, N.

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Amy Thomas, 40, of Dacula, lost 134 pounds

SUCCESS STORY / Amy Thomas, 40: From 301 pounds to 167 pounds Former weight: 301 pounds Current weight: 167 pounds Pounds lost: 134 Height: 5 feet 8 inches Age: 40 How long she’s kept it off: She started in 2008 and met her goal in 2010.

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