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…

Philip Seymour Hoffman’s death ruled accidental – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesPhilip Seymour Hoffman, who won the hearts of fans and fellow actors during decades of an award-winning career, accidentally died of a deadly mix of drugs, New York…

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,…

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…

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…

Mila Kunis Engaged to That ’70s Show’s Ashton Kutcher: See Eight More … – E! Online

E! OnlineIt’s official: Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher are getting married! On Thursday, E! News exclusively reported that the former stars of That ’70s Show are engaged. They began dating…

Darren Sharper surrenders to police – ESPN

ESPNFormer NFL safety Darren Sharper has surrendered to police for the alleged rapes of two women in New Orleans last year. NBC News reported that Sharper voluntarily turned himself into…

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…

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 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…

Bayless, Rondo lead Celtics past Hawks – Newsday

NewsdayBOSTON – Jerryd Bayless scored a season-high 29 points in a rare start, and Rajon Rondo added 22 points and 11 assists to help the Boston Celtics break a five-game…

Justin Bieber’s Georgia fun interrupted; police find pot, pipes in limo search – CNN

CNN(CNN) — Police searching Justin Bieber’s limo found illegal drugs and paraphernalia Tuesday, a police report said. “Less than an ounce of suspected marijuana and two large glass smoking pipes…

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,…

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…

Justin Bieber Goes Indoor Karting With His Friends—Get the Details – E! Online

E! OnlineJustin Bieber is continuing to enjoy his time in Atlanta. A source tells E! News exclusively that the 19-year-old pop star had a “great time” when he visited Andretti…

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…

Justin Bieber security guard, driver arrested in alleged camera theft – CNN International

CNN InternationalAtlanta (CNN) — One of Justin Bieber’s security guards and a driver were arrested Tuesday on suspicion of stealing a photographer’s camera in Sandy Springs, Georgia. The photographer was…

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…

Bradley Roby, Phillip Gaines sprint into spotlight on NFL combine’s final day – SI.com

SI.comHere’s one way: find a cornerback like Justin Gilbert to draft. The 6-foot Oklahoma State product dominated DB drills in Indianapolis, racing through the 40 in 4.37 seconds and following…

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…

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…

Dan Aykroyd leads tributes to Ghostbusters co-star Harold Ramis – BBC News

BBC NewsDan Aykroyd has led the tributes to fellow Ghostbusters co-writer and actor Harold Ramis, who has died aged 69. Director Ramis died of autoimmune inflammatory vasculitis, a rare disease…

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…

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.…

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.…

National Margarita Day deals – Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)

National Margarita Day dealsAtlanta Journal Constitution (blog)On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina:[UPDATE 2/21: I have just been informed that Atlanta Area Restaurants will not be participating. Boo] OTB will…

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…

Christie to headline fundraiser in Atlanta with Gov. Deal – CNN (blog)

CNN (blog)Nathan Deal of Georgia–two governors associated with recent traffic controversies–will appear together at a fundraiser next month for the Republican Governors Association. Christie will continue his fundraising swing as…

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…

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…