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  1. Funeral recalls NFL player Edwin Jackson, killed in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | GantDaily.com

    NFL linebacker Edwin Jackson, struck and killed by a truck police said was driven by a twice-deported undocumented immigrant, was being remembered Monday at the Atlanta church his family has attended for three generations. The late-morning funeral at Big Bethel A.M.E. Church will recall Jackson's sports career and his giving back to the community and youth.

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  2. Michigan man arrested after caller threatens to kill CNN employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | GantDaily.com

    Authorities arrested a Michigan man last week after he allegedly called CNN several times, threatening to kill employees at the network's Atlanta, Georgia, headquarters, according to a federal affidavit. Brandon Griesemer made 22 calls to CNN on January 9 and January 10 and four calls, which were recorded, contained threats, according to the affidavit, which was unsealed Friday.

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  3. Snow sends motorists skidding in the SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | GantDaily.com

    A winter storm was dumping snow Wednesday from the Florida Panhandle to Maine as it left bone-chilling and icy conditions in the states behind it, sent drivers sliding off roads in parts of the South and East, and forced thousands of airline customers to scramble. More than 1,200 US flights have been canceled and many others delayed Wednesday, with airports in Atlanta, Houston, New Orleans and Boston tallying the most cancellations, flight tracking site Flightaware.com says.

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  4. King Center kicks off week of MLK remembranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | GantDaily.com

    This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination.

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  5. Alabama rallies, wins 5th football national title in 9 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | GantDaily.com

    Freshman Tua Tagovailoa hit freshman DeVonta Smith with a 41-yard touchdown pass, and Alabama defeated Georgia 26-23 in overtime to win the College Football Playoff national championship game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. The win gives the Crimson Tide their fifth title since the 2009 season and first since the 2015 season.

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  6. Kendrick Lamar brings his political message to college football championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | GantDaily.com

    Kendrick Lamar brought his pointed political message to the CFP National Championship halftime show on Monday night, but if fans were hoping to see President Donald Trump's reaction to the performance, they were disappointed. Trump attended the CFB National Championship and stood on the field for the National Anthem ahead of the face-off between the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Georgia Bulldogs.

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  7. Atlanta hasn't forgotten that Trump called it 'crime...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | GantDaily.com

    When President Trump visits Atlanta Monday night to attend college football's national championship game, he may not remember just a year ago he described the city as "in horrible shape," "falling apart" and "crime infested." And some of them may be in the stands, protesting the President, when the University of Alabama takes on the University of Georgia at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in college football's biggest game.

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  8. Everything you need to know about the College Football Playoff National Championship 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2018 | GantDaily.com

    Hello and welcome to your preview of the 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship! Pay attention, because this game should be a thriller and by the time the announcers actually get through the phrase "2018 College Football Playoff National Championship," it will be half over. Let's do this.

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  9. Everything you need to know about the College Football Playoff Championships 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2018 | GantDaily.com

    Hello and welcome to your preview of the 2018 College Football National Playoff championships! Pay attention, because this game should be a thriller and by the time the announcers actually get through the phrase "2018 College Football National Playoff championships," it will be half over. Let's do this.

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  10. Jewish attorney for Roy Moore's son says he campaigned for JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | GantDaily.com

    Roy Moore entered Election Day trying to bat away allegations of anti-Semitism, with his wife Kayla Moore telling the public, "One of our attorneys is a Jew." That closing message was not enough to swing the race for the Republican Alabama Senate hopeful, and a day before his Democratic opponent Doug Jones was due to be sworn in, reports said a Jewish attorney who represented Moore's son in a 2016 case had backed Jones, raised money for him and has been friends with him going back for years.

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  11. Thousands trying to get out of Atlanta after lights went out at Hartsfield airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | GantDaily.com

    There were people still sleeping on the floor the day after a power outage shut down operations at the Atlanta airport, but long ticket and security lines were moving - albeit slowly - as normalcy began returning to the world's busiest airport Monday. Mondays and the holiday breaks are busy times for Hartsfield-Jackson International in general.

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  12. Snow blankets the South, moves into Northeast this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | GantDaily.com

    A winter storm that blanketed parts of the Southeast with up to seven inches of snow is sweeping northward and is expected to hit New England on Saturday. The storm is expected to drop 6 to 8 inches of snow on Boston and Providence, Rhode Island, starting early Saturday and running through Sunday, the National Weather Service said.

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  13. Atlanta mayoral race headed for recountRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | GantDaily.com

    Results from Atlanta's mayoral race will be recounted on Saturday after voters delivered a nearly split decision Tuesday night. April Majors, a spokeswoman for Fulton County, told CNN Wednesday that the results have to be certified before the recount can take place.

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  14. Atlanta mayoral candidate calls for recount: 'It's not over yet'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | GantDaily.com

    Atlanta voters hit the polls on Tuesday and delivered a nearly split decision in the city's mayoral contest, leading candidate Mary Norwood to call for a recount minutes into Wednesday morning as Keisha Lance Bottoms celebrated the result. Norwood cited an unofficial count in remarks before her supporters, and said while she was trailing her opponent Bottoms, she was waiting for further updates on the vote total later in the week.

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  15. Atlanta's mayoral race is coming to a closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | GantDaily.com

    Atlanta is set Tuesday to conclude its mayoral election, putting an end to a contentious race to lead one of the largest cities in the deep south. Democrat Keisha Lance Bottoms faces independent Mary Norwood in Tuesday's nonpartisan runoff to succeed Mayor Kasim Reed, who is term limited from seeking re-election.

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  16. How one of Africa's richest men is trying to stem the migrant crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | GantDaily.com

    He is arguably one of the most successful businessmen in Africa and Strive Masiyiwa has an urgent message for young Africans: "You don't have to cross the Sahara. We can create solutions."

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  17. Georgia Dome imploded after 25 years of useRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | GantDaily.com

    The only facility in the world to host the Olympics, Super Bowl and Final Four has been reduced to rubble. A little more than 25 years after opening, the Georgia Dome, former home of the Atlanta Falcons and the scene for several historic sporting events, was imploded Monday morning.

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  18. Georgia Dome set for implosion after 25 years of useRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2017 | GantDaily.com

    The only facility in the world to host the Olympics, Super Bowl and Final Four soon will be reduced to rubble. A little more than 25 years after opening, the Georgia Dome, former home of the Atlanta Falcons and the scene for several historic sporting events, is scheduled to be imploded Monday morning.

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