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Atlanta

Fewer Atlanta homeowners with troubled mortgages – Sacramento Bee

Fewer Atlanta homeowners with troubled mortgagesSacramento BeeATLANTA — Rising home prices in the Atlanta metro area are helping homeowners who have owned more on their mortgages than their homes were worth. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (http://bit.ly/1d3b9HJ ) reports that a new study from the online real …Fewer metro Atlanta homeowners underwater on loansAtlanta Journal Constitution all […]

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Atlanta

Atlanta’s streetcar launch, costs in flux – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta’s streetcar launch, costs in fluxAtlanta Journal ConstitutionTracks along Luckie Street near Cone Street. There will be a stop at Cone Street. Photos along the route of the downtown streetcar, shot Thursday, February 27, 2014. Less than three months from the planned launch of the new Atlanta Streetcar service … …read more Source: Atlanta News […]

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tech

Moov Brings Smarts to Fitness Tech – TechNewsWorld

TechNewsWorldMoov could be the first fitness gadget that adds “ability to motivate” to its list of features and functions. In addition to collecting and analyzing data, Moov offers personalized performance advice and encouragement in a nonjudgmental tone of voice. “Most of the …US-based fitness monitor Moov attains $40K crowdfunding target in 90 minutesVenture Capital PostFormer […]

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Atlanta

Fewer metro Atlanta homeowners undewater on loans – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Fewer metro Atlanta homeowners undewater on loansAtlanta Journal ConstitutionThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The continuing rise in home prices in metro Atlanta is giving homeowners with underwater mortgages optimism that they’ll be able to sell eventually and break even, or possibly even make a profit. A report Friday from … …read more Source: Atlanta News By Google

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Atlanta

Jury orders Da Brat to pay $6.4 million to victim in bottle attack – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta Journal ConstitutionA row at Atlanta music producer Jermaine Dupri’s Studio 72 near Tucker landed rapper Da Brat (Shawntae Harris) in prison. She was sentenced Aug. 22, 2008, to three years behind bars, seven years of probation and 200 hours of community service for …Da Brat Ordered To Pay Million Dollar Settlement Over Bottle BashingatlantadailyworldJury […]

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Atlanta

Atlanta police: Fake Waffle House manager arrested – Centre Daily Times

Centre Daily TimesATLANTA — Atlanta police say a woman in a Waffle House uniform accused of pretending to be a company manager and stealing about $100 later returned to the restaurant to give the cash back. But officer Kim Jones tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution …Fake Waffle house manager arrested in AtlantaSTLtoday.comWoman posing as Waffle House […]

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Atlanta

Burger 21 opening more metro Atlanta locations – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Burger 21 opening more metro Atlanta locationsAtlanta Journal ConstitutionBy Christopher Seward. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Burger 21, a Tampa fast-casual restaurant chain that opened its first metro Atlanta location near the Mall of Georgia in Buford last summer, has signed franchisee deals for three more metro …Burger 21 Expands Presence in Atlanta with Signing of Two […]

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Atlanta

Atlanta superintendent search advances – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta superintendent search advancesAtlanta Journal ConstitutionThe Atlanta Superintendent Search Committee plans to continue reviewing candidates during meetings this weekend before handing a list of candidates to the school board by early April. The school board will then name finalists, and board members have … …read more Source: Atlanta News By Google

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Atlanta

12K cameras to give Atlanta police broader window to city – Atlanta Journal Constitution

12K cameras to give Atlanta police broader window to cityAtlanta Journal ConstitutionLt. LeAnne Browning (center) with the Atlanta Police Department answers questions Wednesday during a tour of the APD video integration center. Browning is flanked by APD Deputy Chief Cerelyn Davis and U.S. Homeland Security resilient systems division … …read more Source: Atlanta News By […]

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Atlanta

Atlanta weather | Warm-up coming after chilly Thursday – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta weather | Warm-up coming after chilly ThursdayAtlanta Journal ConstitutionBy Friday afternoon, temperatures will be at least 10 degrees warmer than they were Wednesday afternoon. And the weekend will be even warmer. But first, a chilly Thursday is on the way, according to chief meteorologist Glenn Burns with Channel 2 Action … …read more Source: […]

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Atlanta

Several Atlanta principals to be removed from their schools – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Several Atlanta principals to be removed from their schoolsAtlanta Journal ConstitutionHundreds of students at Mays High School in west Atlanta walked out of school Tuesday to protest the removal of their principal, Tyronne Smith. They later returned to class. Neither APS nor English would confirm that Smith is one of the principals …Atlanta Public Schools […]

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Atlanta

Atlanta rapper Young Thug arrested on drug, driving charges – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta Journal ConstitutionThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Atlanta rapper Young Thug was jailed on Wednesday in Atlanta for driving erratically in his car with drugs. According to the Fulton County Sheriff’s office, the hip-hop star whose real name is Jeffery L. Williams, was …Young Thug Arrested In Atlanta?VibeRapper Young Thug — Thuggin’ In Atlanta Jail CellTMZ.comYoung Thug […]

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fashion

Cheap Chic Fashion: Topshop, Forever 21, Augusta Outlet – Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)

Cheap Chic Fashion: Topshop, Forever 21, Augusta OutletAtlanta Journal Constitution (blog)Somewhere between Fall 2015 and Spring 2016,locals will welcome a 400,000 square foot fashion outlet mall to Augusta located at I-20 and Riverwatch Parkway (exit 200) next to Costco, Cabela’s and Georgia Theatre. The Premier Outlets of Augusta will … …read more Source: Fashion News […]

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Atlanta

Students injured in school bus wreck in SE Atlanta – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta Journal Constitution… Humphries Drive and Browns Mill Road. “Several students complaining of back and neck injuries” were being transported to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Hughes Spalding, Atlanta police spokeswoman Kim Jones said. Return to ajc.com for updates.Students injured in SE Atlanta school bus wreckMyFox AtlantaBus crash sends several Atlanta students to hospitalWSB AtlantaSUV […]

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tech

Facebook shelves controversial email feature – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukFacebook has quietly shelved its controversial email feature, introduced three years ago, because “people haven’t been using it”. Founder Mark Zuckerberg launched the service in 2010, criticising traditional email for being “too slow and formal” for the next …Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg: WhatsApp, Internet.org aimed at long-term growth …San Jose Mercury NewsWhatsApp chief sets course for […]

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Atlanta

Update: Missing Atlanta girl, 12, found safe – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Update: Missing Atlanta girl, 12, found safeAtlanta Journal ConstitutionSernesha Burston “has been located and is OK,” Officer Kim Jones told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Burston was last seen around 11 p.m. Wednesday when she left her home in the 1600 block of Stanton Road to visit a nearby friend, police spokesman …12-year-old Atlanta girl missingWXIA-TVAtlanta Police […]

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tech

Report: Google offered to match or beat Facebook’s WhatsApp deal – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta Journal ConstitutionBefore Mark Zuckerberg paid a whopping $19 billion for WhatsApp, Google made a strong offer to WhatsApp CEO, Jan Koum, according to a new report from The Information. Google’s intention and offer was a way to keep the service independent from …Tech Acquisitions 2014: Facebook’s $19 Billion Purchase Of WhatsApp Dwarfs …KpopStarzGoogle’s Hangouts […]

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Atlanta

Andrelton Simmons and Atlanta Braves Agree on 7-Year Contract – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportCarroll Rogers of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution passed along further praise Wren has for the young player: “We feel that Andrelton is one of the premier shortstops in the game today and we are happy that we were able to agree on this multi-year …Braves Lock Up Andrelton SimmonsESPN2014 Team Preview: The Atlanta Braves are […]

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News

Chris Christie to skip dinner with President Obama – Politico

PoliticoChris Christie won’t dine at the White House on his swing through Washington this weekend. The New Jersey governor is set to leave town Sunday morning, his office confirmed, before a Sunday night White House dinner traditionally attended by governors …Chris Christie: The $18 million manCNN (blog)Chris Christie Rejects White House Dinner InviteABC News (blog)Chris […]

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News

Chris Christie: The $18 million man – CNN (blog)

CNN (blog)Washington (CNN) – It appears the controversies New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s dealing with back in the Garden State haven’t affected his standing as one of the GOP’s most potent fundraising rainmakers. As Christie convenes two days of Republican …Chris Christie off to Washington for RGA eventsThe Star-LedgerChris Christie to skip dinner with President […]

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Atlanta

Heavy rain, high winds sweep across metro Atlanta; possible tornado reported … – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Heavy rain, high winds sweep across metro Atlanta; possible tornado reported …Atlanta Journal ConstitutionAll of metro Atlanta was under either a tornado or a severe thunderstorm watch during the early morning hours Friday, but those watches were gradually canceled as the storms moved southeastward. Dobbins Air Reserve Base in Marietta recorded a wind …Severe thunderstorm […]

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Atlanta

Atlanta weather | Slight risk of severe storms Friday – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta weather | Slight risk of severe storms FridayAtlanta Journal ConstitutionMetro Atlanta‘s wild February weather will continue early Friday, when there’s a slight risk of severe storms. Showers and thunderstorms are expected to develop ahead of a cold front and push across north and central Georgia, forecasters said. A squall … …read more Source: Atlanta […]

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Atlanta

2-year-old girl struck, killed by daycare van in Atlanta identified – Atlanta Journal Constitution

2-year-old girl struck, killed by daycare van in Atlanta identifiedAtlanta Journal ConstitutionThe Fulton County Medical Examiner’s office Wednesday identified the toddler struck and killed by a daycare van in southwest Atlanta Tuesday afternoon as 2-year-old Brandy Buffington. Investigators believe the van had dropped off children in the 700 …Day care van hit, kills 2-year-old in […]

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Entertainment

‘Gravity’: What makes the BAFTA winner a British film? – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesHow could a movie with a Mexican director, two American stars and the backing of a major U.S. studio be named outstanding British film at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts Awards? That’s the question on many awards observers’ minds after …‘Gravity,’ ’12 Years a Slave’ win big at BAFTA awardsCNNBAFTA […]

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Entertainment

Will BAFTA winners predict the Oscars? – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta Journal ConstitutionBEVERLY HILLS, CA – JANUARY 11: (L-R) BAFTA board member Sandro Monetti, actor Barkhad Abdi, and BAFTA board member Kara “KJ” Miller attend the BAFTA LA 2014 Awards Season Tea Party at the Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills …’12 Years a Slave’ named best picture at British Academy Film Awards; […]

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Atlanta

2 accused of sexually assaulting Atlanta woman – Atlanta Journal Constitution

2 accused of sexually assaulting Atlanta womanAtlanta Journal ConstitutionAnyone with information on the man’s identity is asked to contact the Crime Stoppers Atlanta tip line at 404-577-TIPS (8477), online at www.crimestoppersatlanta.org or by texting CSA and the tip to CRIMES (274637). Tipsters can remain anonymous. and more …read more Source: Atlanta News By Google

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News

Suspected Egyptian militants raise stakes in insurgency – Reuters

ReutersCAIRO (Reuters) – The bombing of a tourist bus in Egypt by suspected Muslim militants marks a strategic shift to soft targets that could devastate an economy already reeling from political turmoil. The assailants, who killed two South Koreans and an Egyptian …Egypt: Suicide bomber caused deadly tourist bus blastUSA TODAYSinai attacks: Deadly bombing hits […]

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Atlanta

Teen shot in southwest Atlanta – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Teen shot in southwest AtlantaAtlanta Journal ConstitutionA teenager was shot and wounded in southwest Atlanta early Monday, reportedly after confronting a man he believed was trying to steal his mother’s car. The shooting happened about 1:15 a.m. just off Sylvan Road on Bridgewater Street, according to …17-year-old in critical condition after SW Atlanta shootingWSB AtlantaTeen […]

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Atlanta

‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’ recap: You’re Cordially e-vited – Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment WeeklyI would like to specifically honor each and every one of you with my favorite quote from last night’s episode of The Real Housewives of Atlanta: “I love me some…grilled hotdogs!” Alright, now that we’ve gotten all of the prestigious honors out of the …Real Housewives of Atlanta Charity FailThe Jewish Journal of Greater […]