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Congressional visit to Atlanta spa shooting sites decries anti-Asian hate

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02:40 min | 2 months ago

Congressional visit to Atlanta spa shooting sites decries anti-Asian hate

"Outdoor vigil at mceachern memorial united methodist church in powder springs celebrated. The lives of dana johnson. Patrick he and cynthia lindsay key died on christmas day. Johnson and lindsay died within hours of each other on january twenty first. The ninety minute ceremony was filled with tears. Laughs and calls for those gathered to live with joy and to take the pandemic seriously. Cobb education leaders have been criticized for the districts response during various moments of the pandemic including some. Who didn't wear face masks during a january school board meeting. I want people to know this isn't a joke. And it's affecting people lindsay's daughter lindsay cows said about the pandemic during an interview after the vigil. Meanwhile members of the congressional asian pacific american caucus traveled to metro atlanta on sunday to visit the sambre sites of this month's deadly spas shootings into call attention to hate crime laws and growing anti asian hate in america the visiting lawmakers who were joined by members of georgia's congressional delegation and state representatives followed the deadly path from march sixteenth. That claimed eight lives with six of them. Being women of asian descent. The trip paid respects to the victims of the tragedy. She ouseba tan. Tao fong delina. Leon and paul. Andre michaels were shot and killed at a spa in cherokee county. Young a au soon chung park soon. Chalk him and young grant were shot. Later at to atlanta's pause the first stop for the chartered. Bus tour was young's asian massage in acworth and finally three dozen people were displaced sunday morning. When a fire swept through lawrenceville apartment complex authorities said the blaze ripped through all three floors and the attic of a building at the anzio apartment. Homes on sweetwater road. Gwinnett fire department. Spokesman lieutenant justin wilson said investigators were sent to the complex about six thirty. Am after nine one. One caller reported smoke coming from their neighbor's apartment on building eighteen. When crews arrived at the scene they saw smoke and flames in the center of the building. One of the occupants of the building told investigators he was asleep when the fire started but was startled awake by his smoke alarm after he noticed the fire on the back side of the building. He escaped his apartment through the front door. That's all for today. Check back each weekday morning for more from the atlanta journal constitution or go to ajc dot com. Have a great day spoken layer.

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Police: Armed man arrested inside Atlanta grocery store

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00:38 sec | 2 months ago

Police: Armed man arrested inside Atlanta grocery store

"Hi my cross your reporting an armed man is arrested inside in Atlanta grocery store Atlanta police were called to a grocery store Wednesday afternoon after heavily armed men entered the business and went into a bathroom the Atlanta journal constitution reports the manager of the Atlantic station public's called police shortly after one thirty PM officers observed the man leave the bathroom and detained him the paper reports police identified the man as twenty two year old recall Marley he was carrying two long guns and three pistols all of which were concealed the incident came just two days after ten people were killed at a supermarket in boulder Colorado hi Mike Rossio

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Fulton DA’s investigation into Trump heads to grand jury

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00:45 sec | 3 months 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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Fulton DA’s investigation into Trump heads to grand jury in Atlanta

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00:36 sec | 3 months 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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Metro Atlanta's Fulton County DA opens criminal investigation into Trump attempt to overturn Georgia’s election

AJC Briefing

00:48 sec | 4 months ago

Metro Atlanta's Fulton County DA opens criminal investigation into Trump attempt to overturn Georgia’s election

"As us. House managers made their case for the impeachment of donald trump fulton counties top prosecutor on wednesday launched a wide ranging criminal investigation into the former president the investigation by district attorney funny willis a democrat entering her second month in office centers on january second. Phone call to georgia's secretary of state brad. Reference burger in which trump pleaded with him to find enough votes to overturn his narrow defeat in the state. This letter is a notice that the fulton county district attorney has opened an investigation into attempts to influence the administration of the twenty twenty. Georgia general election willis wrote in correspondences delivered wednesday morning to rapids. Burger governor. brian. Kemp lieutenant governor jeff dunkin and attorney general chris car

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Police call for curfew after 3 teens shot at Camp Creek Marketplace, Atlanta

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00:40 sec | 4 months ago

Police call for curfew after 3 teens shot at Camp Creek Marketplace, Atlanta

"To fifteen year olds and a thirteen year old. Were injured saturday evening. After gunfire erupted at camp creek marketplace in east point the three teens were shot about nine pm at the shopping center off camp creek parkway according to east point police spokesman captain alan glover. Witnesses told police that the trio had been walking in the area near america delhi and cammie cakes at some point. A man in a black jacket fired shots into the crowd of people striking. The teens was shot in the arm. One in the leg and one in the shoulder according to channel two action news. The teens were taken to a local hospital. Their conditions were not provided

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NBA reporter Sekou Smith dies of COVID-19 at age 48

Atlanta's Morning News

00:16 sec | 4 months ago

NBA reporter Sekou Smith dies of COVID-19 at age 48

"Smith worked for Turner Broadcasting after covering the MBA for the Atlanta Journal Constitution Commissioner Adam Silver morn Smith's lost, calling him a beloved member of the MBA family. Buford State Reps booted from the House for refusing to take a covert tests figure. David Ross did not only had representative David Clarke escorted from the

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Student Who Was Jailed for Breaking Quarantine in Cayman Islands Apologizes

Mornings on Maine Street

04:34 min | 5 months ago

Student Who Was Jailed for Breaking Quarantine in Cayman Islands Apologizes

"College student from Gwinnett County who spent more than a month in prison in the Cayman Islands for violating the cove in 19 quarantine rules, has now returned home. The Atlanta Journal Constitution, says 18 year old Skylar Mac of Logan Ville landed at the Atlanta airport Friday morning. Mac is a student at Mercer University. She and her boyfriend were arrested after she traveled to the Cayman Islands in November. Tow watch him compete and a jet ski competition that apparently had been rescheduled from earlier in the year. She was supposed to stay quarantine for 14 days but did not do so.

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U.S. teen jailed in Cayman Islands for breaking Covid protocols returns home

Mornings on Maine Street

00:38 sec | 5 months ago

U.S. teen jailed in Cayman Islands for breaking Covid protocols returns home

"And Gwinnett County student who spent more than a month in prison in the Cayman Islands for violating the code 19 quarantine rules of that that country now at home. The Atlanta Journal Constitution, says 18 year old Skylar Mac of Logan Ville landed at the Atlanta airport Friday. Mac, a student at Mercer University, was arrested after she traveled to the Cayman Islands in November to watch her boyfriend compete in a jet ski competition. She was supposed to stay quarantine for 14 days, but did not do so. She's not allowed back in the Cayman Islands. As long as Kobe quarantine rules remain in place.

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Georgia Capitol, Atlanta, Security Tightened Ahead Of Possible Armed Protests

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00:22 sec | 5 months ago

Georgia Capitol, Atlanta, Security Tightened Ahead Of Possible Armed Protests

"Here in Georgia, at least one Georgia based militia tells the Atlanta Journal Constitution. It plans to protest tomorrow morning at the state Capitol. Here's Atlanta's FBI spokesman Kevin Rosen. Any type of threat that any law enforcement agency throughout state of Georgia comes across will be communicated immediately to all of our partners Partners, Georgia National Guard troops and state troopers will be

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Woman killed, 5 displaced by fire at SW Atlanta home

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00:30 sec | 5 months ago

Woman killed, 5 displaced by fire at SW Atlanta home

"A seventy one year old woman died sunday morning after a fire swept through a southwest atlanta home officials said. The fire started in a rear bedroom at home on waters road according to atlanta. Fire rescue spokesman sergeant cortez stafford. The accidental blaze was caused by misplaced cigarette. He said the fire severely damaged the home. Five adults were able to escape the home but the seventy one year old woman died of her injuries. Stafford said her name has not been released

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‘Find the fraud’: Trump pressured a Georgia elections investigator in a separate call legal experts say could amount to obstruction

Handel on the Law

00:36 sec | 5 months ago

‘Find the fraud’: Trump pressured a Georgia elections investigator in a separate call legal experts say could amount to obstruction

"The president in George's post election investigation. I'm a good best fees. Jennifer Perry has more. The Atlanta Journal Journal Constitution Constitution cites cites a a senior senior state state official official who who says says President President Trump Trump made made a a call call to to a a state state investigator investigator in in late late December, December, urging urging them them to to quote quote find find the the fraud fraud and and telling telling the the investigator investigator they'd they'd be a national hero. That call was in addition to the one he made to Georgia Secretary of State The Wall Street Journal is also reporting that White House officials pressured North Georgia's top federal prosecutor toe leave his post for not doing more to pursue voter fraud allegations. U S Attorney BJ Pack abruptly resigned last Monday. Jennifer Perry

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04:11 min | 5 months ago

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"Our top story president. Donald trump has ended his court challenges to try to reverse his loss to joe biden in georgia. An attorney for trump filed notice in court thursday that he has voluntarily dismissing four lawsuits making unsubstantiated allegations about voters election equipment problems and fraud. No judges in georgia have ruled. In trump's favor secretary of state brad ravensburger a defendant in the lawsuits said trump gave up on his false claims rather than presenting their evidence and witnesses to a court and to cross examination under oath. The trump campaign wisely decided the smartest course was to dismiss their frivolous cases. Rollins berger said the court dismissals came after. Congress accepted electoral votes wednesday showing that trump had lost the election. Ravensburger had sent a letter to georgia's members of congress with the point by point rebuttal of trump's allegations about voting machines ballot counting signature verification and illegal voters in related news georgia secretary of state brad. Reverence burger delivered an exhaustive rebuttal of false election claims to congress telling the state skeptical representatives that the presidential vote count was investigated and found to be accurate. His ten page letter sent wednesday. Congress was debating. Electoral votes countered a collection of substantiated allegations about voting machines ballot-counting signature verification and ineligible voters. My job is to make sure that both sides know that the results are wrote. Raffin burger a republican. We do not have to like the results of an election to accept them. Congress accepted georgia's sixteen electoral votes after. Us representative jody hice. A republican from greensboro challenged them wednesday evening. He was joined by georgia republican. Us representatives rick. Allen buddy carter and marjorie taylor green. Us representatives andrew. Clyde and berry louder milk also said they would object in other news. A kennesaw woman has been identified as one of four people who died during wednesday's violent siege at the us capitol washington dc metropolitan police. Chief robert conte said thursday morning that thirty four year old roseanne boylan died of an undisclosed medical emergency a. Police spokesperson told channel. Two action news boy was potentially crushed to death during the breach at the capital of the four people who died two were women. One woman ashley. Babbitt was shot and killed by capitol. Police please check out. Ajc dot com for updates and finally voting was never easier in georgia than in november's presidential election but it might not last republican. Legislators planned to crack down on voting access after record. Turnout help democrat. Joe biden win georgia flipping the state after twenty four years of gop presidential wins. They blame absentee ballots. Used by one point. Three million georgians. Who voted from home during the coronavirus pandemic in all five million people voted in the general election. That era of widespread not voting will quickly come to an end. If the georgia general assembly passes laws this year to eliminate no excuse. Absentee voting ballot. Drop boxes and unsolicited. Absentee ballot application mailings as republicans have proposed when the legislative session begins. Monday democrats are bracing for a wave of bills from the republican majority. That would make it harder to vote in the name of preventing potential fraud. There's no credible evidence of significant absentee ballot fraud and georgia's general election. According to state election officials isolated cases are under investigation by the secretary of state's office. That's offered today. Check back each weekday morning for more from the atlanta journal constitution or go to ajc dot com. Have a great day..

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01:53 min | 5 months ago

"atlanta journal" Discussed on AJC Briefing

"After the changes go into effect in january twenty twenty two officials that run for and win re election would benefit from the rays. in addition to any new council members. The salary increases followed a report from a commission charged with recommending salary changes for elected officials in atlanta every few years the commission's report also includes suggested pay raises for lantis school board members who have yet to vote on the recommendation. Counselors michael julian bond andrea. Boone joyce shepherd and nadal and archibong voted against the pay raises during the meeting council. President felicia more who only votes. In the event of a high said. She would've voted against the measure. And finally georgia. Election officials spent monday debunking president donald trump's claims about fraud in the last election while urging skeptical voters to participate in tuesday's. Us senate runoffs. High turnout is expected in the nationally watched election sequel when control of the senate hinges on georgia after democrat joe biden trump in the state by less than twelve thousand votes. That's what gabriel sterling voting system manager. In the secretary of state's office said trump overshadowed the runoff by pressuring georgia's secretary of state. Brad raffin sperber. To overturn the presidential election results asking him to find enough votes to invalidate biden's victory while shooting down trump's allegations of wrongdoing. In the presidential election sterling said concerned voters can make it harder for the election to be stolen if they show up in large numbers on tuesday. That's all for today. Check back each weekday morning for more from the atlanta journal constitution or go to ajc dot com. Have a great day..

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Another metro Atlanta teacher hospitalized with COVID-19

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00:40 sec | 6 months ago

Another metro Atlanta teacher hospitalized with COVID-19

"Covert news. A first grade teacher in the cobb county school district is in the hospital with cove at nineteen making her the latest known case of educators who have contracted the disease dana johnson who teaches at camp elementary school in powder springs was admitted to the hospital december. Sixth after struggling to breathe according to a gofundme account created this week by friend josie levitt the gofundme campaign hopes to raise twenty thousand dollars to help johnson and her family with medical bills. No one wants to be in the hospital. During the christmas season so i felt it was necessary to help her and her family levitt told the atlanta journal constitution

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Police ID 7-year-old girl shot near Phipps Plaza, Atlanta

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00:50 sec | 6 months ago

Police ID 7-year-old girl shot near Phipps Plaza, Atlanta

"Atlanta police have identified the seven year old girl struck by a stray bullet monday evening. While christmas shopping with her family in buckhead kennedy maxi remained at children's healthcare of atlanta at scottish right in critical condition wednesday afternoon authorities said maxi who lives in the mabel. Ten area was shot in the back of the head while riding with her mother and aunt near phipps plaza. Investigators do not believe the families. Lexus was the intended target of the shooting which stemmed from an argument between several men in the parking lot of saks. Fifth avenue interim police chief rodney bryant said. The child's aunt told detectives. She heard the gunfire. While driving along peachtree road near the high end shopping mall moments later she realized maxi had been struck and drove straight to the hospital where the little girl was rushed into surgery

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Atlanta police identify 7-year-old girl shot while riding in car in Buckhead

AJC Briefing

00:50 sec | 6 months ago

Atlanta police identify 7-year-old girl shot while riding in car in Buckhead

"Atlanta police have identified the seven year old girl struck by a stray bullet monday evening. While christmas shopping with her family in buckhead kennedy maxi remained at children's healthcare of atlanta at scottish right in critical condition wednesday afternoon authorities said maxi who lives in the mabel. Ten area was shot in the back of the head while riding with her mother and aunt near phipps plaza. Investigators do not believe the families. Lexus was the intended target of the shooting which stemmed from an argument between several men in the parking lot of saks. Fifth avenue interim police chief rodney bryant said. The child's aunt told detectives. She heard the gunfire. While driving along peachtree road near the high end shopping mall moments later she realized maxi had been struck and drove straight to the hospital where the little girl was rushed into surgery

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7-year-old shot in head, critically injured while riding near Phipps Plaza, Atlanta

AJC Briefing

01:01 min | 6 months ago

7-year-old shot in head, critically injured while riding near Phipps Plaza, Atlanta

"Seven-year-old girl is fighting for her life. After being shot in the back of the head. Monday evening while a ride with her family through buckhead four days before christmas the incident outside phipps plaza follows a spate of shootings in the area as atlanta police struggled to stem gun violence at the end of a historically deadly year it also prompted a strong rebuke from one city councilman who lashed out at what. He called the lack of leadership by city officials at a news conference tuesday afternoon at police headquarters interim chief rodney bryant told reporters. The little girl was leaving a nearby shopping centre with her mother and aunt when a fight broke out between several men in the parking lot of saks fifth avenue. The child's aunt told police. She remembered hearing several gunshots as she drove along. Peachtree road moments later. She noticed the girl had been struck. Police said she drove straight to children's healthcare of atlanta at scottish right where the child was rushed into surgery.

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Georgia election suppression

The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell

01:11 min | 6 months ago

Georgia election suppression

"Weeks georgia's republican secretary of state. Brad raffin burger pushed back against donald trump's unfounded claims of voter fraud during the general election. Becoming a hero to many of us in the process but a new report from the atlanta journal constitution finds rothenberg actually contributed to the overall disinformation campaign far more than we realize through quote imprecise and misleading statements about. His office is investigations into allegations of illegal voting in violation of state election law. The investigations reference burger undertook will far fewer and far less significant than he let on. Because there's no real evidence of fraud in georgia or anywhere else but of course you can't have voter suppression without fake claims of voter fraud. Republican election officials in counties that were crucial to biden's win have now limited the early voting options in the georgia. Senate runoffs any clear attempt to suppress turnout at a time. When voter interest is an all time high more than one point. One million votes have already been cast in the runoffs slightly fewer than the number of georgians who had voted at this point in the general election. Imagine how high that number would be without the suppression efforts.

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With homicides up, Bottoms forms group to address ‘nuisance properties’ in Atlanta

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00:44 sec | 6 months ago

With homicides up, Bottoms forms group to address ‘nuisance properties’ in Atlanta

"A new committee made up of atlanta city. Officials will begin meeting to come up with ways to address properties that have become hot spots for violent crime mayor. Kisha lance bottoms. And administrative order. That establishes a working group to focus on nuisance properties. Her office announced wednesday this year. As atlanta has seen a rise in homicides and aggravated assaults many of these violent crimes have consistently occurred within or near specific nuisance properties bottoms order state city council members from across the city have spoken out in recent months about specific nightclubs restaurants and homes that have become problems spots for police in nearby residents. Bottom said they are a threat to public health and

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03:26 min | 6 months ago

"atlanta journal" Discussed on AJC Briefing

"Usa dot org our top story. The georgia supreme court has rejected an appeal of a lawsuit by president. Donald trump that seeks to overturn the state's election results. The president filed the lawsuit in fulton county superior court december fourth. But on friday he appealed the case directly to the supreme court. The appeal said procedural miscues. It blamed on the county meant. The case would not be heard before monday the day. The electoral college is set to formally name. Joe biden the next president. The appeal asked the georgia supreme court to consider the merits of its case before monday but late saturday. The court rejected the appeal. The court said it had no jurisdiction. In the case because the fulton county judge has ordered they appealed setting the case on a normal timetable instead of an expedited. Timetable was not a final judgment subject to direct appeal to the supreme court in other news. Author terry k often told the story of pat conroy. Coercing him into becoming a novelist. The aren't always ended with k. Saying for a boy who never wanted to write a book. It's been a splendid adventure. The authors many admirers could say the same after reading one of his beloved k eighty to a masterful storyteller and author of the internationally acclaimed novel to dance with. The white dog died saturday. December twelfth twenty twenty. He was diagnosed with stage. Four liver cancer in august. The family posted news of his passing on the authors facebook page and his daughter. Heather cave flurry confirmed the news to the atlanta journal constitution k. In athens is survived by his wife. Tommy duncan k. Four children ten grandchildren and three great-grandchildren in politics georgia sixteen democratic electors will formally cast their ballots for president elect joe biden on monday in a simple state house ceremony. That will mark an outsized moment in state politics. The often overlooked process will force top republicans to confront a new challenge with the electoral college. Votes cemented will. They continue to echo president. Donald trump's false claims of a stolen election or cast their full focus toward the january fifth. Us senate runoffs the sixteen georgians who will officially make biden the first democrat to capture the state since nineteen ninety-two are cross section of the state party politicians powerbrokers local legislators and activists high powered lawyers and civil rights veterans. This group of electors has none of the drama that was attached to the republican contingent from georgia four years ago that was under siege to withhold votes from trump after his stunning victory and finally any day now weary healthcare workers and medical facilities throughout georgia will be lining up to receive the first doses of a covid nineteen vaccine. That's expected to put america on a path to normalcy at the same time residents and workers will be rolling up their sleeves in the states nursing. Homes which have borne the brunt of georgia's deaths during the coronavirus pandemic but are far from alone in the suffering. What seemed impossible. Back in the spring is quickly becoming reality cova. Nineteen vaccines are being developed. Tested and released in record time but the vaccine challenges are hardly over in georgia. Success.

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"atlanta journal" Discussed on AJC Briefing

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04:26 min | 6 months ago

"atlanta journal" Discussed on AJC Briefing

"Good morning it's tuesday december eighth. I'm christie mcintyre in here. Today's headlines from the atlanta journal constitution our top story president donald trump's efforts to overturn georgia's election results have met a wall of opposition from an unlikely source republican state officials n. Gop appointed judges who have loudly rejected his calls to undo. Joe biden's narrow victory in the state as to more of the president's legal challenges were quashed in court on monday. Trump's pleased to top state officials to interfere in the election. Have been soundly rejected by republican. Politicians he wants endorsed secretary of state. Brad bracken's burger recertified biden's when after a third tally adding that the president's debunked claims of stolen elections is hurting our state one of his top. Aides gabriel sterling lamented. He had to embark on disinformation monday. Campaign to correct pro-trump falsehoods lieutenant governor. Jeff duncan became one of the first senior republican elected officials to acknowledge biden's victory and state. Gop leaders united to bury the idea of a special session that would seek to switch georgia's sixteen electors from biden to trump in virus news upon learning sunday. That rudy giuliani tested. Positive for covid. Nineteen georgia's senators who attended a seven hour hearing last week with president. Donald trump's personal attorney were urged to self quarantine senate president pro tem. Butch miller a gainesville republican who did not attend the hearing said senators. Who participated in the senate judiciary subcommittee meeting who have not previously contracted covid. Nineteen were encouraged to quarantine for two weeks. Giuliani a former mayor of new york city did not wear a mask while in the capital. We are clearly disappointed. That mayor giuliani disregarded the health and well being of others by not wearing a mask when it clearly would have been appropriate. Miller said in other news five months after. Us attorney general. William bar announced it campaign against troublemakers. Authorities track down atlanta housing activist. Richard hon singer and arrested him november fifth for crossing the criminal line during this. Summer's wave of street. Protests on singer is accused of taking part in the vandalisation of an immigration and customs enforcement building in downtown atlanta during july twenty fifth protest where masked activists tossed molotov cocktails and a nail bomb into the building. The building was closed at the time. But court records indicate at least one federal inspector was inside the building left wing activists sympathetic to huntzinger and a handful of others who have been arrested locally in connection with street demonstrations claim the prosecutions are intended to blunt future protest against the government by removing activists deemed troublemakers. And finally a harvard. Infectious disease expert has been picked to head the atlanta-based centers for disease control and prevention. Dr rochelle will lend ski has been chosen by. President elect joe biden to head the agency which has gained national attention during the global coronavirus pandemic separately biden is pick california attorney general heavier sarah to be his health. Secretary biden selections were confirmed sunday to people familiar with the decision who spoke on the condition of anonymity ahead of a formal announcement anticipated tuesday according to the associated press beset a has to be confirmed by the senate. The post of cdc director does not require senate. Confirmation other members of biden's health team include dr marcela nunez smith as the covid nineteen equity task force chair and dr anthony fauci as chief medical advisor businessman jeff. Zion's is expected to be as biden's white house corona virus coordinator and former surgeon general vivek murthy co-chair of biden's corona virus task force is expected to return in a new role akin to the top medical advisor. That's all for today. Check back each weekday morning for more from the atlanta journal constitution or go to ajc dot com. Have a great day..

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03:33 min | 6 months ago

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"Georgia republican senator said after what happened in the twenty twenty election. They will seek to make changes in state voting laws during the upcoming legislative session democratic nominee. Joe biden beat republican president. Donald trump and georgia trump has spent the past month claiming fraud putting pressure on gop officials. Who run the state to do something about it because many of his supporters believe his unproven allegations. I'm going to try to build this statement based on a consensus of what. I'm hearing from the people that i represent. We have totally lost confidence in our election system this year. Senate republican whip steve gooch dahlonega said during a committee hearing thursday. I'm here on behalf of those citizens. I have a duty to let you know that this issue isn't going to go away unless we make some changes. The hearing was one of two senate. Republican leaders scheduled thursday in more political news. The voting rights organization stacey. Abrams founded in twenty eighteen. After losing a close gubernatorial election raised thirty four point. Five million dollars in just thirty nine days from late. October to the last week of november funneling chunk of the money into helping democratic candidates in key races. That thirty four point five million dollars is about what the group had raised the previous two years abrahams and the organization have spent much of its time and money helping to make sure people vote in almost two dozen states with a large investment in georgia. Where the former democratic georgia house leader is credited with helping. Joe biden win the state's presidential contest fair fight said it brought in three hundred fifty seven thousand new donors in the days leading up to the november third election. And since then some of the money is going to support the democratic candidates in the january fifth. Us senate runoffs in other news of florida. Attorney is accused of fraudulently applying to register to vote in georgia so he could vote in next month's us senate runoff elections. The secretary of state's office alleged thursday that bill price told members of the bay county florida republican party that he was planning to move in with his brother in georgia so he could register and vote in the january fifth runoff elections price. The office says then encouraged others in attendance to be his roommate in georgia and registered to vote. The secretary of state's office investigated price and found that he attempted to register to vote. But the registration was pending. Those who moved to georgia just to vote in the senate runoffs with no intention of staying are committing a felony that is punishable with jail. Time and hefty fines secretary of state. Brad rapids burger said in a statement and finally the recession in georgia is likely over but don't expect it to necessarily feel that way yet. Local economic forecasters say the latest economic outlook. By the university of georgia's terry college of business released thursday predicts only choppy economic growth until covid nineteen vaccines become widely available. Perhaps by the middle of next year. Georgia probably won't reach pre pandemic job levels until at least late. Twenty twenty two said. Jeff humphries the director of uga's selig center for economic growth and some industries may take far longer to recover assuming there aren't more widespread pandemic related lockdowns. The state's overall economic output should rebound more rapidly and grow above average later next year. He said that's all for today. Check back each weekday morning for more from the atlanta journal constitution or go to ajc dot com. Have a great day..

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AJC Briefing

04:16 min | 7 months ago

"atlanta journal" Discussed on AJC Briefing

"A gwinnett county executive with an online gambling company has acquired underground atlanta and plans to redevelop the long-neglected downtown property. Chenille alani ceo of two local companies bought the retail and entertainment site on an undisclosed date according to a press release wednesday. Wrs inc of mount pleasant south carolina confirmed the sale. The purchase price was not disclosed. Lonnie said his companies could redevelop underground on their own but that he's open to partnering with investors. Wrs acquired underground atlanta in two thousand seventeen for about thirty five million dollars but its plans to redevelop. The site never materialized. Underground was popular in the nineteen sixties but has been largely neglected since the olympics in nineteen ninety six in election news counting and recounting ballots in the presidential race in georgia is costing tax payers in some metro atlanta counties. Hundreds of thousands of dollars though the full cost is not clear. Fulton county officials said wednesday that the combined price tag for last week's hand count in this week's machine recount will approach four hundred thousand dollars among other things that includes staff time and rent through january for the georgia world. Congress center where counting takes place. Dekalb county believes the hand recount alone will cost one hundred eighty thousand dollars other counties have not yet released cost estimates but it's clear taxpayers will pay a steep price for recounts that state officials say will not change the outcome of the presidential race. Meanwhile last week georgia officials certified joe biden as the winner in the state by twelve thousand. Six hundred seventy votes out of some five million ballots cast the certification followed a hand recount that closely mirrored. The initial machine tally of votes in other news in the hours. After a gunman in pittsburgh opened fire at the tree of life synagogue and twenty eighteen the phone ring in atlanta for rabbi peterberg. The leader of the temple which is atlanta's jewish congregation. It was the reverend rafael warnock. The senior pastor at ebenezer baptist church rafael was the first to call berg stated. He said that during this horrific moment of anti-semitism in our country he and the ebeneezer family are with us. The pastor offering bird comfort in two thousand eighteen is now running as a democrat against republican incumbent. Kelly leffler in an increasingly fight that could determine control of the us senate now in a one on one battle with each other. The attacks between leffler and warnock have rained down including leffler recent accusation that wore noxious anti israel. It's an allegation. Made heavier by the weight of history in georgia where the black and jewish communities joined forces in the nineteen fifties in the face of deadly racist and antisemitic attacks against them both and finally shortly after atlanta mayor keesa lance bottom signed a piece of legislation in two thousand nineteen regarding. The city's jail her office claimed in a press release that the resolution had authorized the closure of the city's detention center in multiple press releases over the next year closing. The city jail became one of the criminal justice reforms. The mayor has often cited as a success from city hall. The truth about that success is more nuanced. The jail remains open and for the first twenty days of november. It's average daily inmate. Population stood at twenty. Nine a spokeswoman said but it has the capacity to house approximately thirteen hundred inmates according to the city's twenty twenty one fiscal budget. It's operation is costing taxpayers. Sixteen point five million dollars. The jail employs one hundred eighty one people atlanta city council members have acknowledged the burden on taxpayers but also have yet to weigh in on how the city would pay to house criminals elsewhere especially at a time when violent crime is on the rise and the council has just approved legislation that requires individuals arrested in connection with street racing to be jailed. That's offered today. Check back each weekday morning for more from the atlanta journal constitution or go to ajc dot com. Have a great day..

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AJC Briefing

03:56 min | 7 months ago

"atlanta journal" Discussed on AJC Briefing

"Donald trump's administration is ready to begin the formal transition process for president elect joe biden according to multiple news sources administrator. Emily murphy of the general services administration sent biden monday afternoon. Cnn reported. i have always strive to do. What is right murphy said. According to reporter. Jeremy herb. I came to my decision independently. Based on law and available facts murphy further said in the letter i was never directly or indirectly pressured by any executive branch official including those who work at the white house or gsa with regard to the substance or timing of my decision trump said. He recommended that murphy and her team do what needs to be done with regard to initial protocols and his told his team to do the same the president also said his case strongly continues in other news after a virtual meeting on monday. Atlanta mayor kisha lands bottom said. The president elect joe biden and vice president-elect comma harris have pledged more support to the nation cities as they grapple with the damage caused by the corona virus. That support would come after. The new president took office no matter the party. Affiliation of the mayor bottom said during a monday evening interview with cnn. It was really what we needed to hear. She said about the meeting of the us conference of mayors and the incoming president and vice president. It was a very thoughtful conversation that went on much longer than expected. Bottom said the mayors were inspired by the conversations with biden and harris president trump has often sparred with democratic mayors during his years in the white house over multiple issues from corona virus funding to cities handling of violence at protests in virus news. Over the summer months angela emmons bought a large mobile health clinic to be ready for the overflow of covid nineteen patients who could seek care in her emergency room clinch memorial hospital. Now it's november in the trailer is still in a box in a storage shed in the back of the homer ville facility. The ceo hasn't wanted to open it because she wasn't sure it would be considered an allowable expense center. The corona virus aid relief an economic security or cares federal guidance under the act has been changing creating a lot of headache. Salmon said months ago early guidance permitted the purchase then in september. She was told she could only be compensated for the trailers depreciation costs. There is so much out of our control. Amann said this month we would have never spent thirty thousand dollars of our money. Had i known i would not be able to use federal funding and get credit for it and finally election officials across georgia will begin another count of votes in the presidential election. Tuesday the recount can begin at nine. Am tuesday and must be completed by midnight december. Second the secretary of state's office announced it will be the third tally votes in a race. Decided by the narrowest of margins. Joe biden defeated president. Donald trump by just twelve thousand six hundred seventy votes out of some five million ballots cast in georgia but election officials. Do not expect the third count to change the outcome of the race. Nor is it likely to dampen calls to revisit. That outcome campaign has demanded what state election officials say is impossible a recount that includes rechecking voter signatures to uncover potential fraud on monday at top election official also poured cold water on calls by georgia. Republicans for an audit to double check the signature matching efforts of local election workers. That's all for today. Check back each weekday morning for more from the atlanta journal constitution or go to ajc dot com. Have a great day..

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AJC Briefing

04:19 min | 7 months ago

"atlanta journal" Discussed on AJC Briefing

"Fun to your morning routine as you sing dance and meet new magical friends available on alexa google home or wherever you get your favorite podcasts. Just search lucky charms magical mission our top story. The first statewide manual recount of paper ballots in georgia. History begins friday a major effort to validate the accuracy of an election. That showed joe biden with a fourteen thousand vote lead over donald trump one ballot at a time election workers will eyeball choices for president and sort ballots into piles for each candidate though. Keep going until all five million ballots cast have been reviewed. The monumental effort must be finished in six days before eleven. Fifty nine pm on wednesday. According to the secretary of state's office the process will likely be closely watched. Tense affair as georgia's sixteen electoral votes. Hang in the balance. If the process goes well election officials say vote counts will be close to unofficial results and voters will gain confidence in the outcome but delays counting discrepancies or disputes. Over ballots could derail the recount in local news. From their vantage point metro atlanta staffing companies are often the first to notice hiring trends and some of them are seeing signs of growth throughout the area. We are busier than a year. Ago said alison kelly chief executive of cord team though the coronavirus pandemic still casts a long shadow over the economy core team and other local staffing firms which specialize in matching job candidates and jobs say many industries are rebounding the professional service companies accounting law firms. So on are back to hiring a lot of folks o'kelly's said they slowed down during the pandemic but they are really building back up. In addition layoffs appear to be leveling off last week. New jobless claims in georgia dropped for the fourth consecutive week. The georgia department of labor said thursday in crime news from the beginning. Greg and travis mcmichael's attorneys have fought back against accusations that their clients charged in a modern shooting. Death were motivated by racial animus. That claim scrutinized thursday after a close friend. Of travis mcmichael testified. They had exchanged text. Messages littered with racist tropes and ugly stereotypes about african americans and asians whether that revelation deals a fatal blow to the mcmichael's quest for bond remains to be seen the hearing for the father and son accused in the case. That strong national attention will resume. Friday race has defined the case from the beginning. The mcmichael's along with neighbor william roddey. Brian chased arbery in their pickup trucks. Believing he burglarized a nearby house under construction. Prosecutors say arbery was just out jogging the day of the fatal february encounter and stole nothing. That three suspects are white. Arbery was black. Brian also charged with murder was denied bond in july and finally fewer georgians are expected to take trips for thanksgiving this year as the coronavirus pandemic continues to keep travelers at home during what is normally one of their biggest times of the year airlines. Expect a slight increase in traffic over the last eight months but nothing close to past years around the country. Passenger counts for thanksgiving are expected to be down by forty seven point five percent compared with twenty nineteen according to the auto club triple a. That would be the largest one year decrease on record for the holiday hartsfield jackson. International airport expects its busiest day to be the wednesday before thanksgiving when an estimated sixty. Three thousand passengers will pass through security checkpoints. That's down from more than ninety. Three thousand passengers on the busiest day during the holiday period last year in normal years more than thirty one million passengers around the country take to the skies during the holiday period according to the industry group airlines for america. That's all for today. Check back each weekday morning for more from the atlanta journal constitution or go to ajc dot com. Have a great day..

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AJC Briefing

03:44 min | 7 months ago

"atlanta journal" Discussed on AJC Briefing

"Thursday november fifth. I'm lucas dixon and here are today's headlines from the atlanta journal constitution brought to you by audible. Our top story about two hundred thousand absentee ballots remained to be counted georgia on wednesday afternoon. Many of them concentrated. In some of the state's largest counties the counties with the most pending ballots were fulton in metro atlanta chatham and savannah and house in south of macon the atlanta journal constitution found the number of outstanding. Absentee ballots by comparing. How many absentee ballots have been counted. With how many absentee ballots have been returned to county election officials. These figures are publicly available from the secretary of state's website in related news. Results are never final on election night in georgia and this year is no different. While many voters want quick results. They'll have to wait for all votes to be counted. Georgia law gives counties until next friday november thirteenth to finalize and certify their election results until then election officials will continue counting absentee ballots received before the state seven pm election day. Deadline results will continue to be posted on the secretary of state's website. As more ballots are counted and the outcomes of most races will become clear but some close races might remain unsettled as continues. Voters have until this friday to correct problems with absentee or provisional ballots such as mismatched signatures or voter. Registration is election. Officials will also conduct recounts when required double check vote counts and conduct the first audit of results in a statewide race. The race to be audited hasn't yet been announced by the secretary of state's office in virus news in its latest report president. Donald trump's corona virus taskforce warned georgia officials of continued spread of the corona virus particularly from private social gatherings and said a decrease in testing makes it difficult to interpret the status of georgia's episode unrelenting and significant community spread is initiated by social gatherings among friends and family. The most recent white house corona virus taskforce report said people must remember that seemingly uninfected family members and friends may be infected but a symptomatic exposure to as symtomatic aces can easily lead to spread as people unmask in private gatherings the task force recommended the state creates specific messaging to the public about spread from private gatherings and recruit hospital personnel to raise the alert through the media including social media and finally three years after dna tests strongly indicated. He was wrongly convicted. Ron jacobson walked out of custody. Monday for the first time in thirty years i feel relieved. The sixty year old jacobson said in a telephone interview shortly after his release and when this finally gets all over and done with. I'll be really relieved. Jacobson isn't out of the woods just yet. However his nineteen ninety conviction for raping a newton county woman was overturned last year but he still stands indicted for the crime. His release was secured this week. When fifty five thousand dollars was posted to satisfy a five hundred thousand dollar bond set by superior court judge eugene benton interim district attorney randy mcginley. Who won the election. Tuesday recently told the atlanta journal constitution. He will conduct a thorough review of the case before deciding whether to retry jacobsen. Jacobsen was picked up at the newton county jail by atlanta lawyer. Don samuel who represents jacobson with his law partner. Amanda clark palmer the innocence project and a new york law firm. That's offered today..

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AJC Briefing

02:28 min | 8 months ago

"atlanta journal" Discussed on AJC Briefing

"Sell delivered to the homes of customers. A few businesses started doing initial runs last week after the department of revenue approved training courses on how to make the deliveries and ensure they go to those twenty one or over who are legally allowed to accept the purchases. It will be a while possibly months before some big stores such as major grocers begin delivery as they worked through the logistics and regulations but others are getting a head start. We're just trying to give the customers what they want. It's that simple. Said david greenbaum of tower beer wine and spirits who testified before a state senate committee on behalf of delivery legislation in june in election news. The latest list of georgia voters makes it easy to see why the state is in play this election. There's one million new voters since two thousand sixteen a younger more racially diverse electorate and rapid changes in georgia's voting population. There are now a record. Seven point six million registered voters in georgia. According to voter registration rolls obtained by the atlanta journal constitution from the secretary of state's office after the october fifth registration deadline shifts. Among george's voters threatened the state's twenty eight year run of consecutive republican victories. In presidential races said charles bullock. A university of georgia political science professor. A democratic presidential candidate hasn't won in georgia since bill clinton in nineteen ninety-two. It's getting awfully close said bullock who has observed state politics for decades. We've got an increasing minority population and that population generally votes democratic and finally metro atlanta has two hundred two thousand one hundred forty nine people officially unemployed almost twice as many as a year ago. According to data released thursday by the state department of labor at the same time it has about one hundred thousand job openings. The region added fifteen thousand one hundred jobs in september but unemployment stood at six point seven percent up from six point four percent in august in the past seven months more than one point. Four million georgians have received unemployment benefits. Hiring has been strongest in home improvement stores e commerce and technology among those hiring is one path and atlanta based technology services company it is adding dozens of technicians especially in a division that does security system installation and maintenance according to a.

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"atlanta journal" Discussed on Classic Races

Classic Races

01:42 min | 3 years ago

"atlanta journal" Discussed on Classic Races

"Well no one will say that this was the cup championship was handed to anybody when you've got walter but allison just fighting along tooth and nail through this raised they've had other challengers other drivers upfront in fact fourteen different drivers have led this race at one time or another under the green amber cautioned but who the two of them were going to slug it out for this wants to cup chapionship but we've got just about fifty laps to go make that forty all forty two laps forty six laps to go as our calculator fails is here forty six to go here in the atlanta journal five hundred fifty six i'm going to go take a bath lesson to be right back darrell waltrip right now uh and the alabama gang trying to ride him down bobby allison ride in the second position deal bonnet hangs onto third fourth his richard petty and fifth is harry gam back in sixth position is joe rutland seven should be tim richmond an eight wouldbe buddy baker in those eight cars still posted on the lead lap they marcus of the night position he's one lap off the pace along with many parcels intent than tear in the body and eleven spot incomes mark martin and ricky rudd we've been cautioned free haired atlanta for about the last hundred lapse after eight caution flags up until a one hundred eighty five landmark we've had cautioned free racing at a chance for all the teams to make one pit under grain daba'a hype it wall they put a new leftfront spin longevity lines car that spectrum furniture pontiac is set to return to the race many laps down but still battling mark martin for rookie of the year honors looks like martin will pick up the ten points from champion spark plugs and a five hundred dollars a go with that honour today the way things are running right now as walter comes across the line he is seven seconds ahead of bobby allison about eight seconds ahead of the oman and let's go to the.

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Classic Races

01:33 min | 3 years ago

"atlanta journal" Discussed on Classic Races

"Act the chase for the lead after lap leader award and the five winston cup bonus points that go with it have really heated up allison unofficially according to our tally has led forty six laps waltrip is led forty two and richard petty is now out in front gorgeous 44th lab and those 5 points as we mentioned important to all three of those drivers because some of those positions further down never mind the front spot are as few as five points in march so it yet could change and go the other way for either driver if they leave here with no differs no more than say five or six points either gaining are losing on either driver and go into riverside that's eight one way of the finnish out there well it's almost a certainty the championship will not be decided here today walter came in here with a thirty seven point bald jackaroo to the mountain dew teamed it's some quick figuring for us and show that if walsh of won the race and led the most laps alyssa would have to finish 24th or further back than that in order for daryll to clinch the west a cup here and neither of those uh seemed to be a possibile so it appears we will certainly go to riverside two weeks for the west to western 500 and aside the chase for the west to cup they've just posted two hundred twenty eight laps on the scoreboard one hundred laps to go here at atlanta this afternoon to the atlanta journal 500 here comes the leader out of turn over four richard petty right now lobby allison is chopped down that animal them over the is about two seconds allison's clinched it down now to about twelve or fifteen car links is a work in turn to out of the same time darrell waltrip has broken away from bill elliott who is now passport sheppard walsh it.

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Classic Races

01:53 min | 3 years ago

"atlanta journal" Discussed on Classic Races

"How to get believed automobiles abbas supported separate wall to wall working lower the racetrack working traffic well but putty stepping on richard cook it for sure he is opened up a big advantage elliott is continuing to reel in the threecar battle of alison sheppard until after a and it looks like it's going to tighten up with your car battle shortlived here's petty back across allied he is leading now almost two seconds over bobby allison that's been the biggest breathing room anyone is and you this afternoon as we're two hundred and twenty laps into the three hundred twenty eight that will make up the atlanta journal 500 model for the second spot not too much going there either bobby allison is about eight to ten car lengths ahead of morgan shepherd water prize along in the fourth position as a hit back to dave displaying the scene of gop state of alert goes to harry gad at this but harry saturday outside paul got himself a lap found god it back ran with the leaders of al for some reason as stated back into the rock again harrys have lost all will strengthen his car ferries really backs the true the field let's put put him on the line position and bark him about a third of the lap he lives leaders go to turn number one harry is just rounding out of turn number four two patti as the leader bobby allison rise in the second spot with mortgage shepherd iii darrell waltrip fourth bar looks like everybody just cut a riding for awhile well it always ends up that way the 500mile race serbia's grinch may be between one pitstop where everybody says we've been up there we run hard against this one of that when we pretty well know where this strong and weak points are let's just take the car easy for a while and peel off one hundred miles or so here comes darrell waltrip underneath morgan shepherd east trying to move up a notch as bobby allison is getting the pull away a little bit they're doortodoor back in turn one wall gyp it goes on what separates sufficient away richard cutting was just three seconds separate advantage over darrell waltrip off at the science fiction initiative wrightfair now away.

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Classic Races

01:46 min | 3 years ago

"atlanta journal" Discussed on Classic Races

"The band that we did win late most laugh we uh we tied points what walter but we still feel like that uh where to be reckoned with and i'm real real place but the effort to guys have put out uh i just hope that we can go on these last couple of races and not make any mistakes not give any away like we did there bobby allison who i think this has to be the sentimental favorite all the way as it hit and pull enough reson commenters secretly ethic almost everyone in this business pulling for him the with his first championship he brings us back to the startfinish line by about three or four carlex ahead of bill elliott there's been a heck of a battle going on the last five or six laps round for the second spot between elliott and dale earnhardt as they work for life you can turn to about five six laps to go on trial dr moscovites shot but they'll give it still only at holding off secondplaced trauma i did want to interrupt the bobby allison story bharti but just a lap i go right here earnhardt elliott got so close there were swamped with little paint you could do that down the straightaway but you do that little was 24 degree banking you gotta give each other a thrill of aged it was closed thirty two labs forty eight miles complete here on the atlanta journal 500 bobby allison brings the bomb tournament four bill elliott locked onto his back buffer fourcar car legs back bernard ruttman in mortgage shepherd all tied together then jeff bowed island richard petty as they hit tour in one spot buddy bakred hours he'll be the only other car among the immediate leaders who is within shouting distance automobile saco vice admiral sanchez automobile as he comes up pit wrote the roundabout stretch interesting alvi pace of the race themes the change it look like elite quartet we're going to get away now suddenly there is gordon shepherd again with yuck quote on richard petty threatening to hook it all back up again and make a seven guard raft out of it.

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"atlanta journal" Discussed on Classic Races

Classic Races

01:49 min | 3 years ago

"atlanta journal" Discussed on Classic Races

"Just a typical day for the winston cup grand national drivers as they work the banking up in three and four and that fourth corner will be one of the critical parts of the racetrack this afternoon pace car is on pit road as they come down town flock hall of fame member for the national motorsports press association up in darlington south carolina as the honorary starter here this afternoon we'll the atlanta journal 500 and he waved the green and we are wasting again cancelled little jump on the start as they had retired want morgan shepherd goes right back up there as they hit the caller i'm going to shut down to the lowest side shepherd will be out in front with harry now finally with a high shot chart the first five two by two are quote on third robot with a thrill eminem they got priebus down the backstretch high against bloggers dan lower the inside the body takes when we vote on vogel rooted could jeopardise moved to the top of the racetrack but it's what body after body came down the back you'd like he was shot out of a cannon and he has elitist they come to lima body will lead the first second and then he would have third spot back in turn one amac thirdplaced battle is dale earnhardt jr right now he'll work shot of jeff fulltime taking back the fourth there's a hardcharging donald bottles of boards run well at atlanta it's a good board racetrack here cubs the wrangler food baillard hardcharging up on the meanwhile downhill against view he's got food this is going to be a heck of a battle on the low side labadie an earnhardt try to drag out of turn four back to the line it will be labadie back in front with earnhardt running second mortgage shepherd iii to control black it over those next ford cars they go to turn one deal bonded as there and fourth the battle for second place it'll be one downstairs by earnhardt shop showing.

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"atlanta journal" Discussed on Classic Races

Classic Races

02:02 min | 3 years ago

"atlanta journal" Discussed on Classic Races

"Georgia the mailing to racing forward and jeff pulled out of pleasant guard north carolina in the spectrum furniture racing pontiac inroad number four the defending wants to cook chapion and the point leader is d'oro walter from franklin tennessee the junior johnson prepared mountain dew buick will start fourth today going third the early season point leader currently third in the winston cup point parade as terry labadie from corpus christi taxes in the billy hagen texas genes strata graf buick at all the front row on the outside polling one hundred sixty five and a half miles per hour is harry gad of taylorsville north carolina the seven skull bandit buick and on the poll one hundred sixty six point seven seven nine miles per hour qualifying speed for morgan shepherd in iran ben feel racing organisation levi garrett during dobacco buick prepared by buddy perrine the field is on the pace lap here at atlanta international raceway in one lap we will be racing at the atlanta journal 500 let's take a quick check around the racetrack that a turn one and two high atop the turn to evacuate the sdp billboards stands eli gold i bike fat good at a panoramic view from the location that we have here for those who have never been to atlanta international raceway it is not maybe as easy a race track of negotiations ah to negotiate rather as it might luck the turns or almost two separate turns a sweeping turn on a fairly tight turned the banking of twenty four degrees as a field cubs past us dow up turn number two and a half down the back straightaway that horrigan shepherded howery can place you in the field we look for the atlanta journal 500 at least a critical racing up in three and four this afternoon to cover the actor their dave to spain we've got basically a carbon copy of wanted to down here 24 degree backing the thing about three is you're coming off at backstretch at one hundred and eighty in your pocket into the turn you could go a lot of different places on this racetrack depending on how the car is set up and how at family the thing about this race with all the point battles going on the excitement out here just at kick in the head is this field comes role of violent quicker forty cars about ready to get added on a sunday afternoon.

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"atlanta journal" Discussed on Classic Races

Classic Races

01:42 min | 3 years ago

"atlanta journal" Discussed on Classic Races

"This is mr ends throwback thursday brought to you by sonoko also sponsored by hercules tire ride on our strength this is ganz wire time now for mrn dot coms throwback thursday classic nasr car races from the motorracing networks race archives from atlanta international raceway and hampton georgia this is mr end the motor racing network with coverage of the atlanta journal 500 nascar winston cup series event euros for today's atlanta journal 500 broadcast is party hall good afternoon everyone from atlanta international raceway i think the last two weekends the weather is just been magnificent making up for some of the rainout we've had a little bit earlier in the season and the crowd is beginning to pour in here to atlanta to witness what will be the last east coast appearance for the winston cup drivers and nineteen 82 and i think they're going to be treated while there's no doubt as no think to it it should be the best race of the year right here in atlanta this afternoon so many things are going down might joy it's i said the other day i was quoted as saying that nothing surprise me in soccer racing anymore but i had eat those words this week because the junior johnson deal with warner hodgson certainly caught be bus surprise along with everybody else in the garage area and the driver changes that continue to materialize just amazing what's going on rights and right now as the temperatures get warmer here bharti for indian summer sodas league grist from the rumor mill and so does the winston cup point chase some of the positions of the top ten or refused just five points apart with only two races left.

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