Emory launching Atlanta-focused speaker series – The State

Emory launching Atlanta-focused speaker seriesThe State“Atlanta Intersections” is set to kick off March 18 with a conversation with Atlanta-based urban photographer Chip Simone. The conversation between Simone and Randy Gue,…

Falcons playing it safe at safety – ESPN (blog)

Falcons playing it safe at safetyESPN (blog)However, Delmas has yet to take a visit to Atlanta after reportedly visiting both Pittsburgh and New Orleans. Knee concerns may have something to…

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…

Former Atlanta arts center employee sentenced – Washington Times

Former Atlanta arts center employee sentencedWashington TimesATLANTA (AP) – A judge sentenced a former employee of the Woodruff Arts Center in Atlanta to two years and six months in prison…

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,…

Freddy Adu shoots down rumors he’s in talks with NASL side Atlanta Silverbacks – Major League Soccer

Major League SoccerFormer MLS and US national team starlet Freddy Adu shot down rumors Friday that he is in talks to revive his career with the NASL’s Atlanta Silverbacks. Silverbacks…

Mardi Gras deals/events – Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)

Mardi Gras deals/eventsAtlanta Journal Constitution (blog)1 after 3 p.m. for Booze, Beers & Beads, The party features live New Orleans style brass music from Atlanta’s The Seed & Feed Marching…

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…

Will Atlanta Braves’ Lack of Experience in Rotation Doom Playoff Aspirations – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportThe excitement surrounding the new season officially began when the first pitches were thrown out on Monday. The Atlanta Braves still have unanswered questions about their starting rotation, which…

2014 over/unders: Atlanta Braves – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comAs part of our preview of the 2014 season to come, let’s roll out a few “over/unders” for each team. That is, we’ll assign a number to 10 different categories…

2014 team preview: Atlanta Braves – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comMore: Likes, dislikes | Over/unders | All Team Previews | Spring Training. Last season, the Braves barged to 96 wins, a +140 run differential and a division title. What does…

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…

Fake Waffle house manager arrested in Atlanta – STLtoday.com

STLtoday.com1 hour ago • THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. Loading… ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta police say a woman in a Waffle House uniform accused of pretending to be a company manager and…

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…

MLB Trade Rumors: Jeff Samardzija to Atlanta Braves? – DigitalJournal.com

MLB Trade Rumors: Jeff Samardzija to Atlanta Braves?DigitalJournal.comThe 29-year-old has a good fastball, solid curve, and had a strikeout rate of 9.0 over 33 starts and those numbers are the…

Hawks sign center Mike Muscala – ESPN

ESPNATLANTA — The short-handed Atlanta Hawks signed center Mike Muscala, a 2013 second-round draft pick, on Thursday after completing the buyout of his Spanish League contract. Muscala (6-11, 230) averaged…

Prince Tennis Moves Corporate Headquarters From New Jersey To Atlanta – Forbes

ForbesPrince Tennis is back from bankruptcy and shifting its corporate headquarters from Bordentown, New Jersey to the Buckhead area of Atlanta, Georgia. The parent company, Prince Global Sports, is concurrently…

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…

Atlanta to host Black College HOF ceremony – ESPN (blog)

Atlanta to host Black College HOF ceremonyESPN (blog)On Saturday and the day after the conclusion of Black History Month, the Black College Football Hall of Fame will honor its 2014…

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…

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…

Concert review: Imagine Dragons return to Atlanta with emotional show – Access Atlanta (blog)

Concert review: Imagine Dragons return to Atlanta with emotional showAccess Atlanta (blog)Let’s all pause for a moment and say thank you to Las Vegas for not only bringing us The…

Justin Bieber — Drug Use Out of Control in Atlanta – TMZ.com

TMZ.comJustin Bieber is going harder than ever on sizzurp and weed since living in Atlanta … multiple friends involved in his life tell TMZ. TMZ broke the story … Justin…

Detroit 6, Atlanta 5: Tigers open Grapefruit League with victory – Detroit Free Press

Detroit Free PressDetroit Tigers 6, Atlanta Braves 5. What happened: In his first Tigers game, speedster Rajai Davis had two stolen bases, each leading to a run. Following his steal…

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…

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…

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,…

Detroit Tigers vs. Atlanta Braves: Game Time, Radio Schedule, Lineups – Motor City Bengals

Detroit Tigers vs. Atlanta Braves: Game Time, Radio Schedule, LineupsMotor City BengalsThe second of three “real first games” of the season takes place today for the Detroit Tigers as they…

Young Thug Arrested In Atlanta? – Vibe

VibeWhen contacted for comment, the Atlanta Police Department remained quiet, stating that they could not disclose any information. No official word on the Cash Money Records signee’s arrest yet but…

Report: Atlanta Falcons to release Thomas DeCoud – NFL.com

NFL.comA big chunk of DeCoud’s salary becomes guaranteed by that date, and there’s no reason to think the Falcons will string out the process for a player who has played…

Atlanta Braves Pitcher Had Surgery On His Dickhole – Deadspin

DeadspinAtlanta Braves pitcher Mike Minor will be starting his spring training late, as he’s recovering from shoulder soreness tangentially caused by dickhole surgery. Minor had the procedure on his urethra…

Justin Bieber — New Legal Trouble In Atlanta … Bodyguard Arrested for Theft – TMZ.com

TMZ.comJustin Bieber has just found trouble in Atlanta … one of his security guards is under arrest for stealing a photog’s camera at a fun house … TMZ has learned.…

Why Haven’t the Atlanta Braves Added Jason Heyward to Wave of Extensions? – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportAfter a winter of lavish spending on homegrown, ascending talents, the Atlanta Braves have locked up their young core—Freddie Freeman, Andrelton Simmons, Craig Kimbrel and Julio Teheran—for years, ensuring…

Mike Muscala headed to Atlanta Hawks – Peachtree Hoops

Peachtree HoopsAfter we reported that the Atlanta Hawks reached out to Obradoiro about buying out Mike Muscala and bringing the Bucknell star to Atlanta to help the ailing frontcourt, a…

Cheryl Freeman, 40, of Atlanta, lost 70 pounds – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Cheryl Freeman, 40, of Atlanta, lost 70 poundsAtlanta Journal ConstitutionPersonal life: “(I am) a mother of three teenagers, two girls and a sickle cell anemia son, that lives in southwest…