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  • 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...
  • Atlanta child murders evidence to be re-examined by investigators!

    Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announces she has asked Atlanta Police and other law enforcement agencies to re-examine evidence collected during the Atlanta child murders in the late 1970’s and early 1980’s. (FOX5) Four decades after the Atlanta area was rocked by the killings of more than 20 children...
  • Family plans lawsuit against Atlanta after officer deadly shooting

    The lawyer for De’Ittrick Griffin’s family admits the 18-year-old was up to no good but says he should still be alive. So, they plan on filing a $5 million wrongful death lawsuit against the City of Atlanta. The 18-year-old was shot and killed last month by a plainclothes Atlanta Police officer. According to the Georgia...
  • Woman sues Atlanta nightclub over alleged sexual assault

     A woman who recorded her alleged sexual assault on a dance floor using Facebook Live is suing a popular Atlanta nightclub, claiming negligence. Jasmine Eiland, 30, filed the lawsuit Monday against Opera Atlanta, as well as unidentified owners, security companies and security personnel, her lawyer said Tuesday. The suit...
  • Police release photos of suspects in deadly Buckhead shooting

    Atlanta Police have released photos of three suspects they say shot and killed a man early Saturday morning outside of a popular Buckhead bar. Officers say an argument broke out between the three suspects and a 28-year-old-man outside of the Hole in the Wall bar on Peachtree Street. Shots...
  • FX comedy ‘Atlanta’ will return after production delay

    Donald Glover’s comedy “Atlanta” will be back. Just not as soon as expected. FX Networks CEO John Landgraf told a TV critics’ meeting on Monday that the series is behind schedule. The Georgia-based show was renewed for a third season in June and was supposed to return this year....
  • Magnitude 4.4 earthquake jolts Tennessee; felt in Atlanta

    An earthquake that struck eastern Tennessee early Wednesday could be felt as far away as Atlanta, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The light earthquake occurred about 4:15 a.m., and was centered about 7 miles (about 10 kilometers) northeast of Decatur. About 15 minutes later, a 3.3 magnitude aftershock struck....
  • Two shot at Atlanta Hotel Downtown!

    Police have arrested one man charged with shooting two victims at a party inside a downtown Atlanta hotel. Officials told FOX 5 that officers were called to the Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center after a shooting was reported on the 28th floor. When officers got to the scene, they...
  • Atlanta United MLS are finally Champions again!

    Finally, Atlanta has another team it can call champions. Josef Martinez and Franco Escobar scored goals, Brad Guzan came up with a couple of clutch saves and Atlanta United gave the city its first title since 1995 with a 2-0 victory over the Portland Timbers in the MLS Cup final Saturday night....