Atlanta

  • Huey Magoo’s Chicken Tenders Restaurant is Headed to Atlanta

    HUEY MAGOO’S The first restaurant is slated to open in April/May 2019, followed by the second store around December 2019. Southeast-based chicken tenders brand Huey Magoo’s is undergoing rapid expansion with the announcement of several new stores opening in the Atlanta area starting next year, reports President and CEO...
  • Rihanna Declined the 2019 Super Bowl Halftime Show to Support Colin Kaepernick!

    Maroon 5 is headlining next year’s Super Bowl only because Rihanna turned the gig down out of support for Colin Kaepernick, US Weekly reports. An insider told the magazine: “The NFL and CBS really wanted Rihanna to be next year’s performer in Atlanta. They offered it to her, but she said no because...
  • Atlanta agrees to $1.2M settlement with former fire chief

    The city of Atlanta has settled a lawsuit with a former fire chief over his firing for a book containing passages which some saw as anti-gay. The Atlanta City Council approved a settlement agreeing to pay fired Atlanta fire chief Kelvin Cochran $1.2 million. In 2013, Cochran wrote a...
  • Abrams makes historic appearance at Atlanta LGBT parade

    FILE- In this May 22, 2018, file photo Georgia’s Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams waves in Atlanta. Abrams is trying to reach voters who don’t usually vote in midterm elections in the hopes to drive up turnout in her race against Republican Brian Kemp. Stacey Abrams has become the...
  • Buccaneers fall short in Atlanta, 34-29!

    After Matt Ryan and Jameis Winston traded touchdown pass after touchdown pass, it came down to a few wacky flips near the goal line, and the Tampa Bay Buccaneersnearly pulled off a miracle. But in the end, the Atlanta Falcons finally got a much-needed victory to bounce their way. Ryan threw for 354 yards and three...
  • Drive-by shooter fires outside Atlanta club during police investigation

    Police are investigating two rounds of gunfire at a nightclub in southwest Atlanta on Thursday morning. Officers responded to the Ivory Restaurant and club on Whitehall Street about 4:10 a.m. While they were working to learn what happened, someone opened fire from a car outside the club, Atlanta police...
  • Atlanta is changing all road names that honor confederate flags!

    Bishop O.C. Allen III stands outside his church, a few feet away from Confederate Avenue, in Atlanta. After years of residents’ efforts to change the street’s name, Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms signed legislation to rename it to United Avenue on Wednesday. David Goldman/AP Atlanta is changing the names of...
  • At least 10 decapitated goats found in an Atlanta-area river

    An environmental advocacy organization says nearly a dozen decapitated goats have been found in Atlanta’s major river. Chattahoochee Riverkeeper tells news outlets the carcasses were discovered Wednesday. Riverkeeper Jason Ulseth says he found them while patrolling the area in an effort to stop sources of pollution. Ulseth says he...
  • Cardi B reportedly negotiating solo set during Super Bowl half-time show

    GETTY IMAGE Maroon 5 may have been confirmed as the musical performer for the vaunted Super Bowl Halftime Show at Super LIII in Atlanta, but Cardi B just might be getting her own solo set, according to TMZ. While the “Ring” rapper would naturally be set to appear during Maroon 5’s performance for their...