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  1. Georgia couple sues Snapchat for car accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    GRIFFIN, GA - Does Snapchat encourage dangerous driving? A lawsuit filed in Spalding County claims the social media app's "speed filter" tempted a woman to go too fast, causing a major crash. When you take a picture or video on your phone using Snapchat, there are filters you can add to your image.

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  2. Morgan Bauer, Photo source: MissingMorgan Facebook pageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2016 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ATLANTA - A missing South Dakota woman was in metro Atlanta for only two weeks, but her luck turned bad and she took a job that may have put her in danger. Morgan Bauer, 19, was last seen on February 12 after boarding a flight to Atlanta from Minnesota.

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  3. Autopsy: Unclear if Bobbi Kristina's death was accidentalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    By KATE BRUMBACK and JEFF MARTIN Associated Press ATLANTA - An autopsy determined Bobbi Kristina Brown had a mix of drugs in her body when she went underwater in a bathtub, but a medical examiner couldn't tell whether her death was a homicide, making the criminal investigation tougher. The medical examiner's report released Friday showed that Brown, the daughter of singers Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown, had morphine, cocaine, alcohol and prescription drugs in her body.

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  4. Autopsy: Unclear if Bobbi Kristina's death was accidentalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2012 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    By KATE BRUMBACK and JEFF MARTIN Associated Press ATLANTA - An autopsy determined Bobbi Kristina Brown had a mix of drugs in her body when she went underwater in a bathtub, but a medical examiner couldn't tell whether her death was a homicide, making the criminal investigation tougher. The medical examiner's report released Friday showed that Brown had morphine, cocaine, alcohol and prescription drugs in her body came after months of speculation about how she died.

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  5. Confrontation between police and truck driver caught on videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2016 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ATLANTA - Witnesses recorded cell phone video of a confrontation between College Park Police and the driver of a tractor trailer in which police shot at the truck multiple times. It happened at about 8 p.m. Saturday.

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  6. Car falls 50 feet from cliff onto I-75, three killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    DEKALB COUNTY, GA - Three passengers were killed when their car fell fifty feet from the Buford Spring Connector down to the lanes of I-75 below. It happened just after 3 a.m. Saturday morning on the bend below the Savannah College of Art and Design in Atlanta.

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  7. Defense carries No. 2 Alabama to second straight SEC titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ATLANTA, GA - "Defense wins championships" may be a cliche but that's exactly what Alabama needed to win its second straight Southeastern Conference championship on Saturday. The No.

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  8. Special Report: South Georgia Sex SlavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    MOULTRIE, GA - On October 30, one of the largest federal investigations into the sex slave industry ever busted a ring headquartered in South Georgia. Investigators said 15 women and young girls were moved around nine states, from place to place, and forced to have sex 30 or more times a day.

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  9. Special Report: South Georgia Sex SlavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    MOULTRIE, GA - On October 30, one of the largest federal investigations into the sex slave industry ever busted a ring headquartered in South Georgia. Investigators said 15 women and young girls were moved around nine states, from place to place, and forced to have sex 30 or more times a day.

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  10. Georgia 'frozen zoo' aims to save endangered large catsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    Scientists at the University of Georgia are teaming with Zoo Atlanta to build a genetic storage center to help preserve big cats and other species. The process involves taking cells from the skin of a sedated animal then converting into stem cells.

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  11. NASA to announce major Mars discoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - NASA has scheduled a news conference for Monday morning about a major discovery on Mars. The organization has not revealed what the discovery is yet, but many are speculating it is likely evidence of water on the Red Planet NASA said the news conference, which is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. Arizona time, will "detail a major science finding from the ongoing exploration of Mars."

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  12. Turner Field US flag at half-staff after fan dies in fallRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer ATLANTA - The U.S. flag flew at half-staff at Turner Field on Sunday, one day after a fan died following his fall from the upper deck into the lower-level stands during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees. Mary Beth Hauptle, an investigator with the Fulton County Medical Examiner, identified the victim as Gregory K. Murrey, 60, of Alpharetta, Georgia.

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  13. Man dies after fall from upper deck at Atlanta Braves gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ATLANTA - A baseball fan died Saturday night after he fell from the upper deck during an Atlanta Braves game. The Atlanta Braves tweeted: "We have received confirmation that the fan involved in the accident ... has passed away.

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  14. Abandoned baby found wrapped in blanket with umbilical cord attachedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ATLANTA - Police are investigating after an abandoned baby was found on the porch of a home in southwest Atlanta Monday evening. The female infant, nicknamed "Baby Harlan" by police, was found on the porch of a home on the 200 block of Harlan Road.

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  15. As cancer treatment begins, Carter to scale back on workRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    By KATHLEEN FOODY Associated Press ATLANTA - Former President Jimmy Carter says he will step back from his humanitarian work and surround himself with his family as he undergoes three months of treatment for melanoma cancer. This weekend, relatives will gather in his tiny hometown of Plains, Georgia, to celebrate his wife's 88th birthday.

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  16. Julian Bond, former NAACP chairman and activist, dies at 75Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    By JESSE J. HOLLAND and JEFF MARTIN Associated Press ATLANTA - Julian Bond's life traced the arc of the civil rights movement, from his efforts as a militant young man to start a student protest group, through a long career in politics and his leadership of the NAACP almost four decades later. Year after year, the calm, telegenic Bond was one of the nation's most poetic voices for equality, inspiring fellow activists with his words in the 1960s and sharing the movement's vision with succeeding generations as a speaker and academic.

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  17. Doctors: Various factors figure into Carter cancer treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    By KATHLEEN FOODY and MARILYNN MARCHIONE Associated Press ATLANTA - Determining what treatment to pursue for former President Jimmy Carter's cancer will depend on its type, its origin and factors such as age and health, doctors said. Carter, 90, announced Wednesday that recent liver surgery found cancer that has spread to other parts of his body.

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  18. Monday marks 19 years since Olympic Park bombingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    An anonymous 911 call warned a bomb would explode at Centennial Olympic Park during the Olympic Games. Just after 1 a.m. Eastern - shortly after the 911 call - a pipe bomb filled with nails and screws exploded, killing one woman and injuring more than 100 people.

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  19. Ga. debates Confederate carving set in stone and state lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    By KATHLEEN FOODY Associated Press ATLANTA - Art, monument or embarrassment? The "Confederate Memorial Carving" in a state park outside of Atlanta is once again stirring controversy, as Georgia officials try to decide what, if anything, to do about a huge sculpture that memorializes three of the South's Civil War heroes but causes offense to blacks and others. Chiseled into a side of Stone Mountain, the carving of Confederate President Jefferson Davis, General Robert E. Lee and General Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson spans three acres and is the largest high relief sculpture in the world - even larger than Mount Rushmore.

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  20. Authorities: Man kills wife, 2 children in murder-suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    By KATE BRUMBACK Associated Press SUWANEE, Ga. - A Georgia man who was having relationship troubles with his wife killed her, two of her sons and himself Wednesday, less than a day after police had visited the home on a domestic violence call, authorities said.

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