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Arizona Cardinals' Jonathan Dwyer latest In NFL player arrests

What could perhaps be called one of the worst couple weeks in the NFL's history continues. Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer was arrested Wednesday over allegations of domestic violence. According to KNXV, the incident took place in July. A 27-year-old woman suffered a fracture, and a shoe was thrown at an ...

Atlanta police investigate bomb threats at 3 CVS stores

Atlanta police were investigating bomb threats at three CVS stores late Wednesday, but no explosive devices were found.It wasn’t immediately known if all three were related, according to Officer John Chafee. But in all three cases, the caller threatened blow up the store and demanded money, Chafee said.“No explosive devices ...

JUDGE ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE BENCH--September 5, 2014 Atlanta: U.S. District Court Judge Mark Fuller was in Fulton County Court Friday September 5, 2014 to face charges of misdemeanor battery. Fuller was arrested on Saturday, Aug. 9 after the Alabama judge's wife called 911 to report he was beating her.  BRANT SANDERLIN / BSANDERLIN@AJC.COM

 GOP senator urges Alabama judge accused of wife assault to resign

A Republican senator on Wednesday called for the resignation of an Alabama federal judge arrested on charges of assaulting his wife in an Atlanta hotel.“The American people’s trust in our judicial system depends on the character and integrity of those who have the distinction and honor of sitting on the ...

Student arrested after Forest Park High bomb threat

A senior at Forest Park High School was arrested for making a phony bomb threat that forced an evacuation and response from several law enforcement agencies.The 17-year-old, whose name was not released, was charged with terroristic threats, criminal trespass and disruption of a public school, according to Vicki Constantinides, spokeswoman ...

Memorial service set for man killed trying to sell PlayStation

Daniel John Zeitz never attended the elite King’s Ridge Christian School in Alpharetta. But his mother, Patty Zeitz, was the first faculty member hired at the 14-year-old school, and that means something. “On Saturday, I got a phone call saying that Danny was killed,” said David Rhodes, the school’s headmaster ...

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Burrell Ellis trial: Sept. 18, 2014

Businesses accuse Ellis in first week of trial

One by one, business owners said in court this week they felt intimidated by DeKalb County CEO Burrell Ellis when he asked for campaign contributions, and they feared losing work from the county if they didn’t pay up.

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Personal Journeys: Warrior puppy

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Photos: Music Midtown 2014 - Day 1

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