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Atlanta-based Delta to shift all pilots to 'active' status by October

Sean Hannity

00:29 sec | 4 hrs ago

Atlanta-based Delta to shift all pilots to 'active' status by October

Metro Atlanta nursing program ranks 7th in southeastern U.S.

Gwinnett Daily Post Podcast

00:39 sec | 4 d ago

Metro Atlanta nursing program ranks 7th in southeastern U.S.

"The chattahoochee technical college practical nursing program has been ranked among the top seven licensed practical nursing programs in the southeastern us which evaluated seven hundred thirty one lpn programs across this region nursing process dot org based. It's twenty twenty one program rankings on pass rates for the national council licensure examination. For practical nurses academic quality the nursing schools reputation and affordability. The chattahoochee tech practical nursing program offers occupational courses at the colleges marietta campus in cobb county and program prerequisite classes are offered at multiple chattahoochee ticked campuses an online

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Fulton DA’s investigation into Trump heads to grand jury in Atlanta

MSNBC Rachel Maddow (audio)

00:36 sec | 19 hrs ago

Fulton DA’s investigation into Trump heads to grand jury in Atlanta

"Atlanta journal constitution is breaking the news that in the other known criminal investigation into the former president the one in fulton county georgia as to whether or not president trump illegally tried to pressure elections officials into changing that state's election results That case reportedly is being brought in front of a grand jury this week in atlanta the atlanta journal constitution reporting. Tonight that fulton county prosecutors are going to go before the grand jury in georgia this week and ask them first subpoenas for witnesses and documents in that case that reportedly targets the former president

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Fulton DA’s investigation into Trump heads to grand jury

AJC Briefing

00:45 sec | 13 hrs ago

Fulton DA’s investigation into Trump heads to grand jury

"Fulton county prosecutors are expected to appear before a grand jury this week seeking subpoenas for documents and witnesses related to their investigation of former president donald trump and some of his top associates for possible election fraud. The atlanta journal constitution has learned legal. Experts are split as to whether there's a strong case to be made but most agreed trump's effort to overturn georgia's election results. Merit greater scrutiny. Vanni willis fulton's new district attorney has said she's prepared to follow the evidence wherever it leads. Some believe the recording of trump's january second phone call with georgia secretary of state. Brad ravensburger leaning on him to find the votes to reverse. Joe biden's win is grounds to move forward

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Mom charged with murder of 7-year-old son in Morgan County, east of Atlanta

Clark Howard

00:21 sec | 20 hrs ago

Mom charged with murder of 7-year-old son in Morgan County, east of Atlanta

"Too early. This morning morning at at the the family's family's home home home. home. The The husband husband and and wife wife at at the the residence residence and and the the seven seven year year old old child child was was that that residents residents deceased deceased in in one one of of the the bedrooms, bedrooms, Sheriff Sheriff Robert Robert Mark Mark Lee Lee says says the the mother, mother, Alison Alison Jones, Jones, is is charged charged with with felony felony murder murder in in the the death death of of her her son son and and for for firing firing shots shots at at her her husband, husband, who who was was not not hurt. hurt. Top Top local local news news every every 30 minutes

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Atlanta-Based UPS Expects 40% Jump in Vaccine Doses This Week, Peak in May

Atlanta's Morning News

00:29 sec | 1 d ago

Atlanta-Based UPS Expects 40% Jump in Vaccine Doses This Week, Peak in May

"About about about about to to to to take take take take a a a a major major major major step step step step forward. forward. forward. forward. Atlanta Atlanta Atlanta Atlanta based based based based UPS UPS UPS UPS says says says says it it it it expects expects expects expects a a a a 40% 40% 40% 40% jump jump jump jump in in in in vaccine vaccine vaccine vaccine distribution distribution distribution distribution this this this this week, week, week, week, and and and and that's that's that's that's not not not not including including including including the the the the addition of Johnson and Johnson. Heat distribution isn't expected until May, when other manufacturers air ready to ship their products ups as it is prioritized vaccine shipments and has plans in place to ensure its ability to handle peak periods. The current volume of vaccine distribution is still only about one third of the expected peak Reporting live Bill Chi

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1 dead, 11 injured in shootings in just over 12 hours in Atlanta

AJC Briefing

00:58 sec | 1 d ago

1 dead, 11 injured in shootings in just over 12 hours in Atlanta

"At least a dozen people were shot including one fatally in atlanta during a slew of incidents. That happened in just over twelve hours. The violence began when a man wielding a knife was shot by an off-duty georgia state patrol trooper about five thirty pm saturday at a gas station and the final incident occurred sunday morning when three residents were injured when shots were fired at a home. This weekend shootings come as police and city leaders strive to find solutions. After last year's rise in deadly crime the atlanta police department investigated one hundred fifty seven homicides in twenty twenty up from ninety nine and thousand nineteen and the most in more than two decades. The surge led to an outcry from rattled residents and business owners that led to public assurances from mayor. Key lands bottoms. Interim police chief rodney bryant and newly elected fulton county district. Attorney fani willis that dealing with violent crime is in the forefront of their

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Knife-wielding man shot by off-duty trooper outside Atlanta gas station

The Weekly Check Up

00:43 sec | 2 d ago

Knife-wielding man shot by off-duty trooper outside Atlanta gas station

"A dozen people injured and one killed in Atlanta overnight during a string of shootings that happened in just over 12 hours. It began Saturday afternoon when a man armed with a knife was shot by an off duty Georgia State Patrol trooper. Less than three hours later, Atlanta police say a man was found shot to death at the intersection of Memorial Drive and Moreland Avenue. In another incident, three people were shot inside a home in southwest Atlanta on people Street neighbor Tucker Glascow tells Channel two action news. This area's kind of stuff happens occasionally and like it's Yeah, I don't really No, I have to respond. Usually I'm just like crap. Police confirmed. Three people were taken to Grady. One person is in critical condition. No arrests were made in any of the incidents, all of which remain under investigation.

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Man Sought In Murder Of Yale Graduate May Be In Metro Atlanta

WBZ Afternoon News

00:30 sec | 3 d ago

Man Sought In Murder Of Yale Graduate May Be In Metro Atlanta

"For a suspect in the slaying of a Yale graduate students, authorities say 29 year old Keane's one paan Is wanted in the February 6 killing of Kevin John was found lying outside his car on a new Haven street with gunshot wounds upon is believed to be staying in the Atlanta area and should be considered armed and dangerous. It's also believed that Keane's one pond stole a car from a Mansfield dealership when he was fleeing. The cover.

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3 killed in plane crash near Gainesville airport, northeast of Atlanta

Clark Howard

00:38 sec | 3 d ago

3 killed in plane crash near Gainesville airport, northeast of Atlanta

"After a single engine plane crisis in Hall County Details from WSB Cheryl Castro. Investigators say the small plane crashed into a ravine in the area of Memorial. Hard drive in Atlanta Highway near Gainesville. WSB listener, Justin tells me he heard it from his nearby apartment. It was loud you can hear for sure, like a dumpster, hitting the ground real hard. Nearby home was also evacuated because of fuel that fell in the area. The American Red Cross is helping for adults and a child with temporary housing. The FAA says the plane took off from Gainesville on its way to Daytona Beach, Florida. Cheryl Castro 95.5 WSB WSB news time you 11

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Investigators conclude Atlanta's Krispy Kreme fire result of arson

The Von Haessler Doctrine

00:22 sec | 4 d ago

Investigators conclude Atlanta's Krispy Kreme fire result of arson

"Earlier this month was intentionally set that word from Atlanta fire this morning there now offering a $10,000 reward in the case. Investigators say that fire was intentionally set on the outside of the building, but quickly spread inside, causing all of that damage. Security camera shows a suspect in all black and white tennis shoes leaving the scene You could take a look at that grainy picture. We have it online wsb radio dot com Happening Right now. The annual

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Atlanta Police find man shot to death in parking lot of Gwinnett County neighborhood pool

Morning Talk with Martha Zoller

00:21 sec | 4 d ago

Atlanta Police find man shot to death in parking lot of Gwinnett County neighborhood pool

"Into the shooting of a man found dead in a parking lot near a Gwinnett County Elementary school. The man's body was found outside of vehicle in a parking lot on Riverside Parkway and Lawrence film near McKendry Elementary, according to a report in the Gwinnett Daily Post. Neck. County Police have not released the man's name. Yet. The two women who were killed in a

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Atlanta board to vote on renaming high school after Hank Aaron

Atlanta's Morning News

00:21 sec | 4 d ago

Atlanta board to vote on renaming high school after Hank Aaron

"The late Hall of Fame baseball great Hank Aaron. The board votes Monday on a proposal to change the name of Forest Hill Academy. Hank Aaron, New beginnings popular among the school staff and student population. The board vice chair says Erin was a big proponent of Atlanta public schools. He died last month at 86. Typically, there's a waiting period, the board would have to waive that rule rather than face felony charges of

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