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Car crashes into a power line in southwest Atlanta neighborhood

ATLANTA (CBS46)—Atlanta Police are investigating a car that crashed into a power line in the southwest Atlanta neighborhood. CBS46 News was at the scene, and neighbors tell us the incident happened around 9:30 a.m. on Saturday on the 1300 block of Allegheny Street. Residents nearby say the red Dodge was...
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Man recovering after being shot on MLK Drive

ATLANTA (CBS46) -- Police are investigating a shooting that left a man injured early Saturday morning. Around 1:30 a.m. officers responded to a person shot call on the 3000 block of Martin L King Jr Drive SW. When they arrived on scene, officers found a man with a gunshot wound.
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POLICE: Man wounded from nearby, early morning gunfire

ATLANTA (CBS46) -- Police are investigating a nearby shooting that left a man wounded Saturday morning. Around 3:50 a.m. officers were responded to a person shot call at Piedmont Hospital. At the hospital, officers met a man who reported that he was walking to his car near Peachtree Rd and...

Homecoming queens crowned at Buford, Lanier high schools

The Friday night lights at two local high school stadiums lit up not just the respective football teams as they took to the field, but amplified the sparkle of crowns that were presented to each school’s homecoming queen at halftime. Buford High School announced senior Ana Ramirez as its homecoming...

Democrats renew calls to include Medicaid expansion during special session

ATLANTA — State legislative Democrats are holding a series of events through Tuesday to pressure Gov. Brian Kemp to include Medicaid expansion in the upcoming special legislative session. The session will convene Nov. 3 to redraw Georgia’s congressional and state House and Senate districts to accommodate population shifts during the...
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Man found dead in southwest Atlanta, police investigate

ATLANTA (CBS46) -- Atlanta Police are investigating a homicide in southwest Atlanta Saturday night. Police confirmed a man was shot to death on the 2000 block of Niskey Lake Road SW. Details are limited at this time. We will keep you updated as we learn more details.

Lil Boosie arrested after chaotic show, fight in Atlanta

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) – Baton Rouge rapper Boosie Badazz (aka Torence Hatch), is facing new charges after a concert devolved into chaos in Georgia. Hatch was charged Monday, Oct. 11 with second-degree criminal damage to property, inciting a riot, disorderly conduct, and criminal trespassing, according to the Fulton County Sheriff’s Office.
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Firearms Deer Hunting Season Opens in Georgia

SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (AP) — The Georgia firearms deer hunting season opened Saturday, and state wildlife officials are optimistic. “With some awesome bucks already taken in archery season, I think we are in for an excellent firearms season," Charlie Killmaster, state deer biologist for the Department of Natural Resources Wildlife Resources Division, said in a news release. “The 2020 deer season had one of the highest ratings for hunter satisfaction on record, and I expect 2021 to be no different.”

Top stars, best performances in Week 9 of Georgia high school football

— Justice Haynes, Blessed Trinity RB. Haynes rushed for 154 yards and two scores even after sitting out the first few offensive drives. His absence wasn’t due to injury, but head coach Thomas Hall would not disclose with reporters why his star running back sat out early in the game, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

Suspicious package causes evacuation of Gwinnett justice center

A suspicious package that caused a court officials’ eyes to burn led to an evacuation of the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center Friday afternoon. Firefighters responded to a report of a hazmat incident at the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center at 75 Langley Drive NW in Lawrenceville. The caller to 9-1-1 reported employees’ eyes burning after opening a package.