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Tweet Follow me Atlanta weather | Thaw continues as things creep back to normalAtlanta Journal ConstitutionPower outages: Areas south of Atlanta were among the hardest hit by power outages, and thousands remained in the dark late Thursday. For some, it could take days before power is restored. At the worst, about 383,000 customers were without power … …read more Source: Atlanta News By Google ...

Tweet Follow me Christian Science MonitorAs happened in Atlanta two weeks ago, North Carolina’s capital city, Raleigh, was caught inexperienced on Wednesday when ice precipitation stranded hundreds of motorists and produced massive gridlock. (Perhaps worse, the Duke vs. UNC men’s …Luge hits icy Atlanta streets amid stormKXAN.com all 5 news articles …read more Source: Atlanta News By Google ...

Tweet Follow me Atlanta Journal ConstitutionAtlanta-based Delta canceled nearly all of its flights in Atlanta Thursday morning but started rebuilding in the afternoon, a process that will continue into Friday and could be complicated by stormy weather in the northeast. Delta has extended its …Hundreds more flights cancelled at Atlanta airportOnline AthensFlight cancellations top 12000; most DC flights haltedUSA TODAYDelta cancels all flights from FLL to Atlanta WednesdayLocal 10KSDK –The Flint Journalall...

Tweet Follow me CNNAtlanta, Georgia (CNN) — Bruised by the embarrassing 2 inches of snow that crippled Atlanta two weeks ago, the city rallied this week to make sure a repeat wasn’t in store. Here are five reasons Atlanta is not a laughingstock — this time: 1. People …Drivers praise state and city for storm responseWGCL Atlanta all 4 news articles …read more Source: Atlanta News By Google ...

Tweet Follow me Hollywood ReporterJust last week, the movie was reportedly filming in downtown Atlanta at the 200 Peachtree event space indoors. Stars Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth, Julianne Moore and Sam Claflin were all photographed on the set. But the storm stole the spotlight … …read more Source: Atlanta News By Google ...

Tweet Follow me No school for most in metro Atlanta on FridayAtlanta Journal ConstitutionJohn Brewster and his daughter Sarah, 8, head to another hill while sledding on a boogie board in Grant Park on Thursday morning. Students across Atlanta would have another day to frolick in the melting snow with classes out on Friday. …read more Source: Atlanta News By Google ...

Tweet Follow me The Atlanta Falcons: How Do They Get Back To Winning Ways? Part 3 In part 3 of how the Falcons can get back to winning we ways I investigate the possible free agents that they could target to improve the current roster and to replace any departures and also explore possible draft targets. It’s been said many times before, not least by me that the biggest area’s of improvement needed for the Falcons are on both the offensive and defensive lines. As it stands the offensive line is a state...

Tweet Follow me USA TODAYLast update: Wednesday at 9:50 p.m. ET. Next update: Thursday, by 8 a.m. ET. The latest winter storm to snarl travel brought flights at the world’s busiest airport to a virtual standstill Wednesday and sent delays and cancellations cascading to all …Most Atlanta flights axed for Wednesday as cancellations soarKSDKWith thousands of flight cancellations, airlines operate fraction of flightsAtlanta Journal ConstitutionMost Tuesday flights canceled at Atlanta airportSan Francisco...

Tweet Follow me WXIA-TVAtlanta is now the fourth stop on a top secret tour where Google Glass is being shown off. Those who attend are trendsetters chosen from a twitter contest to go behind Google’s velvet rope. “A chance to see what it is before we launch,” said Google’s … and more …read more Source: Atlanta News By Google ...

Tweet Follow me ABC NewsA little more than a week after snow trapped commuters in cars and children on school buses in metro Atlanta, state officials say they overreacted to information from federal forecasters and posted incorrect information on giant message boards over …Atlanta freeway signs flash storm warning this morningThe Augusta Chronicle all 181 news articles …read more Source: Atlanta News By Google ...

Tweet Follow me PHOTOS! Justin Bieber spotted in AtlantaAccess Atlanta (blog)Atlanta is a secondary (or tertiary) home for the Canadian born singer who’s been making news more for his encounters with law enforcement than his music. His musical mentors Usher and Scooter Braun, who launched his career, are here. Maybe he’s here … …read more Source: Atlanta News By Google ...

Tweet Follow me A-11 Offense Spring Football League – based on the The A-11 Offense that was created by Cal-Berkeley grad Steve Humphries and his Piedmont High School (Piedmont, CA) coaching partner Kurt Bryan – will be officially kicked off with a press conference this Thursday in San Francisco and the big news is they’ve got a television partner. Over at the A-11 Facebook Page, this message was written on Super Bowl Sunday, February 2nd: Over the next week our Executive team will be coming forward...

Tweet Follow me Philip Seymour Hoffman, Oscar-winner and arguably the greatest actor of our generation, and one of the greatest of all time, died of a heroin overdose on Sunday. Philip Seymour Hoffman was found inside his home, a $9,800-per-month rental apartment he used as an office in Greenwich Village, in his underwear, and on the bathroom floor. The New York Post reported that he had been dead “for hours.” This was a shock to everyone, even those who online parenthetically pay attention to actors...

Tweet Follow me CNN(CNN) — In the South, hospitality is the norm. Of course people were going to help each other when thousands of Atlanta-area residents got trapped in Tuesday’s monster snow jam. But volunteering to stay up all night connecting people who need help …Atlanta-Area Storm Produces a Social-Media SamaritanWall Street Journal all 6 news articles …read more Source: Atlanta News By Google ...

Tweet Follow me Streetsblog Capitol Hill (blog)While some point the finger at Georgia Governor Nathan Deal and Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed for lack of preparedness, Atlanta transit blog MARTA Rocks! says they don’t deserve the blame. After all, Reed and Deal were both major proponents of a …Politico article: Blame Atlanta storm mess on sprawl, bad decisionsAtlanta Business ChronicleLearning from the Atlanta SnowpocalypseTriple PunditCould Atlanta’s snowy shutdown happen in Charlotte?Charlotte Business...

Tweet Follow me Fewer than 15 cars remain in emergency lanes – CBS Atlanta NewsWGCL AtlantaGeorgia State Patrol said that less than 15 cars remain in emergency lanes after over 2000 cars were reported stranded Thursday. The agency said there are more cars off the road, and even in trees. The primary concern are vehicles that are actually …Vehicles left on metro Atlanta interstates towedAtlanta Journal Constitution all 12 news articles …read more Source: Atlanta News By Google ...

Tweet Follow me Atlanta and Georgia’s governments were clearly not prepared for Winter Storm Leon, and the residents should have remained at home, to be sure. But that didn’t happen, and the result was thousands stranded and in many cases far away from home, out in the cold. Fortunately, social media – Facebook and Twitter primarily – have been used to connect those who need help, with those who can provide it. There are at least three Facebook pages that have been dedicated to the task...

Tweet Follow me Atlanta weather | Abandoned cars can be retrieved ThursdayAtlanta Journal ConstitutionIf you left your vehicle on an Atlanta interstate, you’ll need to head to one of two spots Thursday at 10 a.m. so various state agencies can get people back to their vehicles, a Georgia Department of Transportation spokeswoman said late Wednesday. and more …read more Source: Atlanta News By Google ...

Tweet Follow me Was Atlanta asleep at the wheel?CNNAtlanta (CNN) — We’re world-class, Greater Atlanta boasts. We’re home to the world’s busiest airport, to the Braves and Georgia Tech. To CNN and the Weather Channel. We’re a mecca for conventioneers. We hosted the 1996 Summer Olympics. Today, that …Atlanta’s ability to handle winter storms questionedUSA TODAYSnowed-in Atlanta: Drivers trapped overnight; kids sleep at schoolLos Angeles TimesHundreds of Students Stranded...

Tweet Follow me USA TODAYThe usually bustling roadways in the Atlanta metropolitan area resembled a scene in a post-apocalyptic world during and after Tuesday’s snow and ice storm. Cars abandoned at odd angles on side streets, thoroughfares and major interstates. People in …Resident Stuck in Traffic, Schools and Cars as Atlanta FreezesNewsweekAtlanta Snowmageddon Leaves Motorists in GridlockUPTOWN MagazineCalls for help flood social media as freak snowstorm turns Atlanta into …Raw StoryWSOC Charlotteall...