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Major Interstate Incidents: Downtown: Injury Crash...I-85/nb north of Brookwood split in the HOV lane.

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District Attorney: DeKalb judge appeared biased in murder case

DeKalb prosecutors said a judge who made controversial rulings in a murder case should disqualify himself from any possible future proceedings because the defense lawyer represents his son in a separate felony case.

Cyclorama, zoo project now part of Reed’s redevelopment vision

The plan to move the Cyclorama to the Atlanta History Center in Buckhead isn’t just about preserving a historic city treasure and opening up Grant Park property to expand the zoo.

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Police seek Dodge Charger in fatal pedestrian hit and run

Police seek Dodge Charger in fatal pedestrian hit and run

Fulton County police are looking for a 2006-2009 red Dodge Charger that may have been involved in a hit and run that killed a 66-year-old man Sunday.

Atlanta police announce arrests in two fatal shootings

Atlanta police announce arrests in two fatal shootings

Arrests have been made in two homicides committed since May, Atlanta police said Thursday. Maurice Nesbitt, 35, was arrested Thursday in connection with the slaying of Rashawn Jackson, 34, who was found dead May 27 in her unit at the Venetian Hills Apartment complex in the 1800 block of Campbellton Road.

Atlanta police release sketches of suspects in N. Highland robbery

Atlanta police release sketches of suspects in N. Highland robbery

At around 1 a.m. on July 10, Atlanta police responded to a call of a pedestrian robbery near the 500 block of North Highland Avenue.

Effect of poverty still shows in state’s new ‘growth’ measure

One persistent criticism of judging schools based on test achievement has been that impoverished students typically score lower.

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Former LGBT liaison officer sues Atlanta police for discrimination

Atlanta Police Department’s former LGBT community liaison has filed a federal lawsuit claiming APD used her grand mal seizures as a pretext for offering to demote or fire her after her formal complaint against a co-worker who made derogatory comments about her sexual orientation.

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How Georgia calculates its student growth measure

The student growth metric released by the state Department of Education is intended to give the public a new look at how Georgia schools are performing.

Cyclorama, zoo project now part of Reed’s redevelopment vision

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Private Quarters: Decatur ranch house infused with modern style

Crystal Pace's modern chic home reflects her personality of wanting uniqueness. She does not like traditional types of hairstyles, clothing.

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