Atlanta

  • Atlanta mayor, others call for action on guns!

    Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms has joined more than 200 other mayors from across the country in urging immediate action from lawmakers on gun-safety legislation. In a letter Thursday to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Minority Leader Charles Schumer, the mayors cited the recent mass shootings in El...
  • ‘Atlanta’ Renewed for Season 4 at FX

    Donald Glover‘s Atlanta isn’t going anywhere quite yet. Today, as part of their panel at the Television Critics Association press tour, FX announced that Atlanta has been renewed for a fourth season, with production on both Seasons 3 and 4 to begin next spring. The news is a major breakthrough for Glover fans,...
  • Atlanta Drivers Begin to Return Money After $175K Spilled in a Cash on the Highway!

    Dozens of Georgia drivers who stumbled onto a financial come-up after a “cash storm” sent $175,0000 floating onto a busy highway are slowly but surely returning what isn’t theirs. Police in the Atlanta suburb of Dunwoody said it was just after 8 p.m July 9 when the side door...
  • Atlanta mayor, Keisha Lance Bottoms endorses Joe Biden for president in 2020

    The mayor of Atlanta is endorsing Democrat Joe Biden for president in 2020, providing crucial support from a high-profile black female political leader. Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms spoke to The Associated Press ahead of her scheduled Friday announcement. Bottoms says her decision came down to Biden’s experience and...
  • Coming to America Sequel Set to Film in Atlanta!

    The long-awaited sequel to Eddie Murphy‘s Coming to America is finally on the way to its eventual release in theaters. With a 2020 release date set, it looks as though production is on the verge of kicking off. With just about a year and a half to go until the film hits...
  • Atlanta hosted a citywide water gun fight! #GunsDownWaterGunsUp

    A group of Atlanta organizers are raising awareness about the issue of gun violence — and leaving a few police officers dripping wet in the process. Organizers with the #GunsDownWaterGunsUp movement held an event in Southwest Atlanta over the weekend, inviting locals to partake in a massive water gun...
  • Cop Who Punched Black Woman Because She Bit Him Is Out Of a Job Now!

    More than three weeks after an Atlanta cop had a violent altercation with a woman he confronted, the department has let him go. The Atlanta Police Department released a statement Tuesday following an internal investigation into Sergeant James Hines’ actions against Maggie Thomas on May 1. The probe found “that the force used...
  • Man defrauded woman he was dating out of $80K wanted by the police!

    Gwinnett County police are looking for a man they say defrauded an Alpharetta woman out of more than $80,000 after meeting her on a dating website, telling her he was a millionaire and convincing her they were in love. Police have a warrant for the arrest of John Martin...
  • Jimmy Carter is now the longest living president in history!

    ATLANTA — Nearly four decades after voters unceremoniously rejected then-President Jimmy Carter’s bid for a second term, the 39th president has reached a milestone that electoral math cannot dispute: He is now the longest-living chief executive in American history. Friday is the 172nd day beyond Carter’s 94th birthday, exceeding...