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  1. Gunman accused of killing police once attended Clark AtlantaRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Clark Atlanta University officials say Baton Rouge gunman Gavin Eugene Long was briefly enrolled at the Atlanta university during the 2012-13 academic year. Long, a former Marine from Kansas City, Missouri, turned 29 on Sunday, the same day he opened fire, killing three law enforcement officers and wounding three others.

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  2. Black doctor's conflict: Saving officers, distrusting policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Williams treated some of the Dallas police officers who were shot Thursday night in downtow... . Dr. Brian H. Williams, a trauma surgeon at Parkland Memorial Hospital, visits at the hospital, Monday, July 11, 2016, in Dallas.

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  3. Lewis victory in Congress taken from civil rights playbookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Bernard Lafayette was all smiles as he watched his civil rights comrade John Lewis commandeer the floor of the U.S. House for an old-fashioned, marathon sit-in over gun legislation. Lafayette goes back with Lewis to the student sit-in protests in Nashville, Tennessee, to the early days of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, and the Freedom Rides, more than a half-century ago.

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  4. The Latest: Trump mixes up mechanical animals in DallasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gives a thumbs up as he walks on stage to speak at a rally at the Fox Theater, Wednesday, June 15, 2016, in Atlanta. Donald Trump joked about riding a mechanical bull at a rally in Texas Thursday - but seemed a little confused by the concept.

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  5. The Latest: GOP's Armitage backs Clinton over TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gives a thumbs up as he walks on stage to speak at a rally at the Fox Theater, Wednesday, June 15, 2016, in Atlanta. He told Politico that Trump "doesn't appear to be a Republican" and "doesn't appear to want to learn about the issues."

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  6. Cincinnati's pioneering gorilla exhibit now common in zoosRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    A boy brings flowers to put beside a statue of a gorilla outside the shuttered Gorilla World exhibit at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, Monday, May 30, 2016, in Cincinnati. A gorilla named Harambe was killed by a s... .

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  7. Suspect arrested after Georgia deputy shot during in faceRead the original story

    May 28, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    A suspect was arrested after a sheriff's deputy was shot in the face during a traffic stop south of Atlanta, Georgia authorities said. Joe Lee Garrett, 24, was arrested just hours after the shooting happened about 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Russell County Sheriff Heath Taylor told WTVM-TV .

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  8. Photo source: Mercedes-Benz Stadium.comRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Atlanta was seen as likely to obtain Super Bowl LIII, which will take place at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, the venue that will replace the Georgia Dome upon its completion. Los Angeles will only bid on Super Bowls LIV and LV.

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  9. The Latest: Campus gathering planned after crash kills 4Read the original story

    Apr 28, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The University of Georgia's president says students and staff at the school will gather Thursday evening to reflect on the lives of the four students killed and one critically injured in a car crash. During a morning briefing, UGA President Jere Morehead said members of the university community are devastated at the loss the students.

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

    Apr 27, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    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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  11. Sea lion exhibit set to make a splash in Atlanta this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The aquarium is in the midst of celebrating... . In this Monday, March 28, 2016 photo, Diego, a rescued California sea lion, gets a kiss from assistant trainer Abigail Kucher, during a rehearsal for a new exhibit opening at the Georgia Aquarium.

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

    Mar 26, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    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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  13. Airport aims to use Uber drivers' fingerprints to check pastRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    A battle over background checks for Uber drivers at the world's busiest airport comes as cities like Los Angeles and Austin, Texas, consider more thorough screenings to prevent criminals from getting behind the wheel. Uber has objected to the Atlanta airport's plan to use fingerprints to check criminal records of its drivers, saying its own record checks are sufficient.

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  14. Autopsy: Unclear if Bobbi Kristina's death was accidentalRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

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

    Aug 16, 2012 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    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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  16. Preston Jones named engineering director of NASA's Marshall Space Flight CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 29, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Carl Preston Jones has been appointed director of the Engineering Directorate at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama. Chris Singer, who served as director since May 2011, has been appointed Deputy Chief Engineer for Engineering Integration within the Office of the Chief Engineer at NASA Headquarters in Washington.

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  17. 65-year-old man found dead in river on Georgia-Alabama lineRead the original story

    Feb 29, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Police in Columbus are investigating the death of a 65-year-old man found dead in the river that forms the Georgia-Alabama state line. The Columbus Ledger-Enquirer reports the man was found late Sunday afternoon face down in the Chattahoochee River behind a building on First Avenue.

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  18. Madison Co. mother hoping to help other young women after daughter's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    One Madison County mother did have to endure that recently, but she is also working to keep her daughter's hopes, dreams and spirit alive by helping others. If photographs could talk, what would they say? For Danielle Smitherman they serve as a painful reminder of a life that was taken too soon.

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  19. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    This undated photo provided by the DeKalb County Police Department shows officer Robert Olsen. Olsen fatally shot Anthony Hill, 27, on Monday, March 9, 2015, while responding to reports of a suspicious person... ATLANTA - After a naked, mentally ill black veteran was shot dead by a white police officer last March in an Atlanta suburb, the officer was allowed a privilege ordinary citizens don't get, and even police officers don't get anywhere except in Georgia: He sat in on the grand jury session considering the shooting and addressed the grand jurors without facing cross-examination.

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  20. Woman, grandchildren killed in police chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    College Park police said a crash that killed three innocent people in southwest Atlanta Sunday morning was the result of a chase. A 75-year-old woman and two children were killed in the crash that began with a pursuit of a stolen SUV in College Park, according to authorities.

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