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    Emory University Hospital to discuss release of Ebola patients

    Emory University Hospital to discuss release of Ebola patients

    Thursday, August 21 2014 7:38 AM EDT2014-08-21 11:38:29 GMT
    The Atlanta hospital where two American aid workers were brought after getting infected with the Ebola virus will hold a news conference to discuss their discharge.
    The Atlanta hospital where two American aid workers were brought after getting infected with the Ebola virus will hold a news conference to discuss their discharge.
  • Strong storms leave damage across the metro

    Strong storms leave damage across the metro

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 11:00 PM EDT2014-08-21 03:00:48 GMT
    Severe thunderstorms moved through metro Atlanta Wednesday, leaving behind damage.
    Severe thunderstorms moved through metro Atlanta Wednesday, leaving behind damage.
  • Group rallies in West End Park to protest Mo. shooting

    Group rallies in West End Park to protest Mo. shooting

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 10:50 PM EDT2014-08-21 02:50:30 GMT
    A group of demonstrators gathered in Atlanta to protest the fatal shooting of an unarmed man in Ferguson, Missouri.
    A group of demonstrators gathered in Atlanta to protest the fatal shooting of an unarmed man in Ferguson, Missouri.
  • Developer: Kenerly never asked for bribe

    Developer: Kenerly never asked for bribe

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 10:18 PM EDT2014-08-21 02:18:28 GMT
    Prosecutors considered him their key witness, a longtime Gwinnett developer given immunity to spill what he knew about corruption inside county government. David Jenkins testified before a Gwinnett grand jury in 2010. He also met multiple times with prosecutors. Those interviews were videotaped. Four years later, prosecutors agreed to a no contest plea bargain with former commissioner Kevin Kenerly on one count of bribery. He will serve 10 years on probation and pay a $10,000 fine.
    Prosecutors considered him their key witness, a longtime Gwinnett developer given immunity to spill what he knew about corruption inside county government. David Jenkins testified before a Gwinnett grand jury in 2010. He also met multiple times with prosecutors. Those interviews were videotaped. Four years later, prosecutors agreed to a no contest plea bargain with former commissioner Kevin Kenerly on one count of bribery. He will serve 10 years on probation and pay a $10,000 fine.
  • Police: hundreds of accounts breached

    Police: hundreds of accounts breached

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 10:15 PM EDT2014-08-21 02:15:51 GMT
    Hundreds of card numbers have been stolen by a group of thieves in Henry County.
    Hundreds of card numbers have been stolen by a group of thieves in Henry County.
  • McDonough family furious over plea deal

    McDonough family furious over plea deal

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 9:57 PM EDT2014-08-21 01:57:18 GMT
    A family is furious over a plea deal in the murder case of their daughter.
    A family is furious over a plea deal in the murder case of their daughter.
  • Teen found with bullets at school faces charges

    Teen found with bullets at school faces charges

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 7:36 PM EDT2014-08-20 23:36:10 GMT
    Atlanta police say a 15-year-old boy who was found with bullets at a high school is facing criminal charges.
    Atlanta police say a 15-year-old boy who was found with bullets at a high school is facing criminal charges.
  • Thieves pretend to be from Georgia Power

    Thieves pretend to be from Georgia Power

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 7:05 PM EDT2014-08-20 23:05:04 GMT
    Authorities have issued numerous warnings about a scam, yet a Buckhead business was taken for nearly $1,000.
    Authorities have issued numerous warnings about a scam, yet a Buckhead business was taken for nearly $1,000.
  • Gainesville police: 4 men charged for throwing rocks over I-985 overpass

    Gainesville police: 4 men charged for throwing rocks over I-985 overpass

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:00 PM EDT2014-08-20 22:00:58 GMT
    Gainesville police have charged four men who allegedly threw large rocks from an overpass onto Interstate 985.
    Gainesville police have charged four men who allegedly threw large rocks from an overpass onto Interstate 985.
  • Virginia-Highland restaurant gets facelift, pays it forward

    Virginia-Highland restaurant gets facelift, pays it forward

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 9:12 AM EDT2014-08-20 13:12:15 GMT
     It's been a traditional watering hole for a quarter of a century.  And now, Highland Tap is celebrating a new look by helping out a neighbor.  
    It's been a traditional watering hole for a quarter of a century. And now, Highland Tap is celebrating a new look by helping out a neighbor. Highland Tap is a popular restaurant/bar in Atlanta's historic Virignia-Highland neighborhood. The restaurant closed down
  • Police: domestic fight leads to SWAT standoff

    Police: domestic fight leads to SWAT standoff

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 8:25 AM EDT2014-08-20 12:25:56 GMT
    Police in Cobb County say a man barricaded himself inside a home early Wednesday, forcing a SWAT unit to respond. It happened at home on Spring Mountain Lane and Lost Mountain Road.
    Police in Cobb County say a man barricaded himself inside a home early Wednesday, forcing a SWAT unit to respond. It happened at home on Spring Mountain Lane and Lost Mountain Road.
  • Suspected DUI driver strikes officer's car

    Suspected DUI driver strikes officer's car

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:19 AM EDT2014-08-20 10:19:40 GMT
    An Atlanta Police officer was hurt after his squad car got rear ended by a suspected drunk driver.  The officer, who is a member of the department's HEAT DUI unit, was working a traffic stop
    An Atlanta Police officer was hurt after his squad car was struck by a suspected drunk driver.
  • Unauthorized traffic stops in Greene County

    Unauthorized traffic stops in Greene County

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 11:13 PM EDT2014-08-20 03:13:42 GMT
    A county manager is accused of making unauthorized traffic stops in Greene County.
    A county manager is accused of making unauthorized traffic stops in Greene County.
  • Atlanta City Councilman's expenditures reviewed

    Atlanta City Councilman's expenditures reviewed

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 11:00 PM EDT2014-08-20 03:00:27 GMT
    Atlanta City Councilman Michael Bond's travel expenses are being investigated by ethics officers.
    Atlanta City Councilman Michael Bond's travel expenses are being investigated by ethics officers.
  • Reality TV Star Todd Chrisley faces tough questions

    Reality TV Star Todd Chrisley faces tough questions

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 10:58 PM EDT2014-08-20 02:58:47 GMT
    It's one of the hottest reality TV shows in the country and it stars an Atlanta millionaire.It's called "Chrisley Knows Best" and Todd Chrisley is the flamboyant lead.But Senior I-team reporter Dale Russell has been digging through court records and says "reality" means something different to people who have done business with Chrisley.
    It's one of the hottest reality TV shows in the country and it stars an Atlanta millionaire.It's called "Chrisley Knows Best" and Todd Chrisley is the flamboyant lead.But Senior I-team reporter Dale Russell has been digging through court records and says "reality" means something different to people who have done business with Chrisley.
  • Police arrest 3 suspects after Best Buy shoplifting

    Police arrest 3 suspects after Best Buy shoplifting

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 10:33 PM EDT2014-08-20 02:33:01 GMT
    The Acworth Police Department is investigating a shoplifting incident in Cobb County that led to the arrest of three people.
    The Acworth Police Department is investigating a shoplifting incident in Cobb County that led to the arrest of three people.
  • Helicopter crash kills Alabama Power worker, pilot

    Helicopter crash kills Alabama Power worker, pilot

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 10:17 PM EDT2014-08-20 02:17:29 GMT
    Alabama Power officials say a utility worker and a pilot have died in a helicopter crash in Tuscaloosa County.
    Alabama Power officials say a utility worker and a pilot have died in a helicopter crash in Tuscaloosa County.
  • Rev. Bernice King reacts to Ferguson, Missouri

    Rev. Bernice King reacts to Ferguson, Missouri

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 8:44 PM EDT2014-08-20 00:44:57 GMT
    Calls for peace in Ferguson, Missouri continue to come in from across the nation. FOX 5's Aungelique Proctor spoke with the King Center's CEO, Doctor Bernice King on Tuesday.
    Calls for peace in Ferguson, Missouri continue to come in from across the nation. FOX 5's Aungelique Proctor spoke with the King Center's CEO, Doctor Bernice King on Tuesday.
  • Oconee Co. officers save inmate

    Oconee Co. officers save inmate

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 6:34 PM EDT2014-08-19 22:34:11 GMT
    Two Oconee County sheriff's deputies are being credited for saving the life of an inmate who was having a heart attack.
    Two Oconee County sheriff's deputies are being credited for saving the life of an inmate who was having a heart attack.
  • Rider records knife attack at MARTA station

    Rider records knife attack at MARTA station

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 6:31 PM EDT2014-08-19 22:31:46 GMT
    MARTA Police are urging their riders to use Marta's new "See and Say" app to report suspicious activity. The reminder comes after someone posted disturbing video of an August 9 knife attack at the Ashby Road MARTA station.
    MARTA Police are urging their riders to use Marta's new "See and Say" app to report suspicious activity. The reminder comes after someone posted disturbing video of an August 9 knife attack at the Ashby Road MARTA station.
  • Report: Former Atlanta court clerk pocketed $81K in fines

    Report: Former Atlanta court clerk pocketed $81K in fines

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 6:24 PM EDT2014-08-19 22:24:20 GMT
    A 26-year-old pleaded guilty in court on Tuesday to one count of theft by taking for stealing more than $80, 000 in court fines.Airiel Vrejean Wright, a former City of Atlanta Municipal Court clerk, collected funds between July 2010 and July 2012, according to investigators. As part of her duties, Wright was responsible for receiving payments for court citations via cash, check and credit cards, according to court documents.The incident came to light in July 2012 after a customer complained a...
    A 26-year-old pleaded guilty in court on Tuesday to one count of theft by taking for stealing more than $80, 000 in court fines.Airiel Vrejean Wright, a former City of Atlanta Municipal Court clerk, collected funds between July 2010 and July 2012, according to investigators. As part of her duties, Wright was responsible for receiving payments for court citations via cash, check and credit cards, according to court documents.The incident came to light in July 2012 after a customer complained a...
  • Family: County won't pay medical bills for baby 'Bou Bou'

    Family: County won't pay medical bills for baby 'Bou Bou'

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 5:54 PM EDT2014-08-19 21:54:24 GMT
    A toddler hit by a SWAT team's flash-bang grenade is doing much better, but his family says they have been stuck with mounting medical bills.
    A toddler hit by a SWAT team's flash-bang grenade is doing much better, but his family says they have been stuck with mounting medical bills.
  • McNair Academy hero turns tragedy into triumph

    McNair Academy hero turns tragedy into triumph

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 5:41 PM EDT2014-08-19 21:41:57 GMT
    The woman credited for saving her students from an enraged gunman a year ago has turned a potential tragedy into triumph.
    The woman credited for saving her students from an enraged gunman a year ago has turned a potential tragedy into triumph.
  • Police search for three in Benihana Restaurant robbery

    Police search for three in Benihana Restaurant robbery

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 4:10 PM EDT2014-08-19 20:10:17 GMT
    Surveillance video was released of a robbery that took place at Benihanna at 2143 Peachtree Road.Any information on the case can be submitted anonymously to the Crime Stoppers Atlanta tip line at 404-577-TIPS (8477), online www.crimestoppersatlanta.org or by texting CSA and the tip to CRIMES (274637).You do not have to give a name or any identifying information to be eligible for the reward of up to $2,000 for the arrest and indictment of the suspects.
    Surveillance video was released of a robbery that took place at Benihanna at 2143 Peachtree Road.Any information on the case can be submitted anonymously to the Crime Stoppers Atlanta tip line at 404-577-TIPS (8477), online www.crimestoppersatlanta.org or by texting CSA and the tip to CRIMES (274637).You do not have to give a name or any identifying information to be eligible for the reward of up to $2,000 for the arrest and indictment of the suspects.
  • 2 arrested, bomb squad called out to DeKalb home

    2 arrested, bomb squad called out to DeKalb home

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 3:48 PM EDT2014-08-19 19:48:35 GMT
    Police called out the DeKalb County Bomb Squad to a home after serving arrest warrants and noticing a suspicious shed.
    Police called out the DeKalb County Bomb Squad to a home after serving arrest warrants and noticing a suspicious shed.
  • Total Quality Logistics to create 75 jobs in Fulton County

    Total Quality Logistics to create 75 jobs in Fulton County

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 2:02 PM EDT2014-08-19 18:02:04 GMT
    Gov. Nathan Deal announced that freight brokerage company, Total Quality Logistics, will create 75 new jobs and invest $1 million into an Atlanta facility over the next three years.The company plans to rent office space in midtown Atlanta. “It is important for us to locate in states that are committed to economic development and job growth,” said TQL Executive Vice President Kerry Byrne.Gov. Deal believes Georgia is absolutely the right choice for innovative companies like Total Quality Logis...
    Gov. Nathan Deal announced that freight brokerage company, Total Quality Logistics, will create 75 new jobs and invest $1 million into an Atlanta facility over the next three years.The company plans to rent office space in midtown Atlanta. “It is important for us to locate in states that are committed to economic development and job growth,” said TQL Executive Vice President Kerry Byrne.Gov. Deal believes Georgia is absolutely the right choice for innovative companies like Total Quality Logis...
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    Veteran, 88, celebrates graduation from college

    Veteran, 88, celebrates graduation from college

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 8:08 AM EDT2014-08-19 12:08:19 GMT
    He's a World War 2 and Korean War veteran...and now...a local 88 year old...can say - he's a college graduate.
    He's a World War 2 and Korean War veteran...and now...a local 88 year old...can say - he's a college graduate.
  • Thousands gather in Atlanta to protest Missouri shooting

    Thousands gather in Atlanta to protest Missouri shooting

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 8:00 AM EDT2014-08-19 12:00:25 GMT
    Thousands of people packed the streets of downtown Atlanta Monday night to call for justice in the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri.
    Thousands of people packed the streets of downtown Atlanta Monday night to call for justice in the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri.
  • Henry Co. police search for shoplifters

    Henry Co. police search for shoplifters

    Monday, August 18 2014 10:41 PM EDT2014-08-19 02:41:59 GMT
    Police are searching for a group of shoplifters after a man was caught stealing electronics from a Walmart in Henry County.
    Police are searching for a group of shoplifters after a man was caught stealing electronics from a Walmart in Henry County.
  • Barrow sheriff's office seizes $2.2 million in opium

    Barrow sheriff's office seizes $2.2 million in opium

    Monday, August 18 2014 10:18 PM EDT2014-08-19 02:18:42 GMT
    Barrow County sheriff's officials say they've seized more than $2.2 million dollars' worth of opium.Lt. Matt Guthas said Monday that 38-year-old De Yang is charged with drug possession, intent to distribute and drug trafficking.
    Barrow County sheriff's officials say they've seized more than $2.2 million dollars' worth of opium.Lt. Matt Guthas said Monday that 38-year-old De Yang is charged with drug possession, intent to distribute and drug trafficking.
  • Liquor store burglary suspect arrested

    Liquor store burglary suspect arrested

    Monday, August 18 2014 9:36 PM EDT2014-08-19 01:36:38 GMT
    Police have arrested a suspect after an overnight business break-in, in northwest Atlanta.
    Police have arrested a suspect after an overnight business break-in, in northwest Atlanta.
  • Tobacco use banned at Kennesaw city parks

    Tobacco use banned at Kennesaw city parks

    Monday, August 18 2014 9:15 PM EDT2014-08-19 01:15:34 GMT
    The Kennesaw city council voted Monday night to ban the use of all tobacco products in the city's parks, including the ban on e-cigarettes.
    The Kennesaw city council voted Monday night to ban the use of all tobacco products in the city's parks, including the ban on e-cigarettes.
  • Police flash bang explosion training

    Police flash bang explosion training

    Monday, August 18 2014 7:17 PM EDT2014-08-18 23:17:27 GMT
    An incident in Habersham County, more than two months ago, had many asking if police went too far after a no-knock search warrant resulted in a flash bang grenade going off in a toddler's play pen.
    An incident in Habersham County, more than two months ago, had many asking if police went too far after a no-knock search warrant resulted in a flash bang grenade going off in a toddler's play pen.
  • Atlanta city employees oppose cash payouts to senior staffers

    Atlanta city employees oppose cash payouts to senior staffers

    Monday, August 18 2014 6:40 PM EDT2014-08-18 22:40:23 GMT
    Several city of Atlanta employees are expressing outrage over cash payouts to some of the city's senior staffers, including Chief of Police George Turner.
    Several city of Atlanta employees are expressing outrage over cash payouts to some of the city's senior staffers, including Chief of Police George Turner.
  • Cancer survivor celebrates 5 year mark with donor

    Cancer survivor celebrates 5 year mark with donor

    Monday, August 18 2014 6:08 PM EDT2014-08-18 22:08:02 GMT
    If Erin Blonshine ever wondered if her perfect match was out there, now she knows. His name: Johannes Saur. Blonshine, a 29-year-old teacher, says "It's very surreal to stand next to him and know that on the inside our immune systems match."
    If Erin Blonshine ever wondered if her perfect match was out there, now she knows. His name: Johannes Saur. Blonshine, a 29-year-old teacher, says "It's very surreal to stand next to him and know that on the inside our immune systems match."
  • GBI investigates accidental shooting death in Helen

    GBI investigates accidental shooting death in Helen

    Monday, August 18 2014 5:59 PM EDT2014-08-18 21:59:08 GMT
    The Georgia Bureau of Investigation released new information Monday on shooting and death of a woman in Helen late Saturday night.
    The Georgia Bureau of Investigation released new information Monday on shooting and death of a woman in Helen late Saturday night.
  • DeKalb Safety Director returns from Ferguson

    DeKalb Safety Director returns from Ferguson

    Monday, August 18 2014 5:44 PM EDT2014-08-18 21:44:45 GMT
    DeKalb County's Public Safety Director has returned home from Ferguson, Missouri and describes the situation as volatile.
    DeKalb County's Public Safety Director has returned home from Ferguson, Missouri and describes the situation as volatile.
  • Officials probe deck collapse that injured 5 people

    Officials probe deck collapse that injured 5 people

    Monday, August 18 2014 4:23 PM EDT2014-08-18 20:23:12 GMT
    Five people are recovering from injuries after a deck collapsed at an apartment complex in Brookhaven Saturday night.
    Five people are recovering from injuries after a deck collapsed at an apartment complex in Brookhaven Saturday night.
  • Woman rescued from Chattahoochee River

    Woman rescued from Chattahoochee River

    Monday, August 18 2014 3:23 PM EDT2014-08-18 19:23:26 GMT
    Emergency crews were called out to the Chattahoochee River on Monday to rescue a woman who was reportedly stranded on a rock.
    Emergency crews were called out to the Chattahoochee River on Monday to rescue a woman who was reportedly stranded on a rock.
  • East Point Police chief resigns

    East Point Police chief resigns

    Monday, August 18 2014 3:18 PM EDT2014-08-18 19:18:38 GMT
    After two and a half years in the post, East Point Police Chief Woodrow Blue resigned Monday.
    After two and a half years in the post, East Point Police Chief Woodrow Blue resigned Monday.
  • Woman who stole police car in jail

    Woman who stole police car in jail

    Monday, August 18 2014 12:34 PM EDT2014-08-18 16:34:24 GMT
    The woman who stole a Cobb County Police officer's unit and took it on a joyride down Interstate 75 into Atlanta, ultimately causing a major crash on the Downtown Connector, is finally in jail.
    The woman who stole a Cobb County Police officer's unit and took it on a joyride down Interstate 75 into Atlanta, ultimately causing a major crash on the Downtown Connector, is finally in jail.
  • Husband of U.S. Ebola patient cleared from quarantine

    Husband of U.S. Ebola patient cleared from quarantine

    Monday, August 18 2014 11:34 AM EDT2014-08-18 15:34:20 GMT
    The husband of U.S. Ebola patient Nancy Writebol finally got to visit her on Sunday. David Writebol completed a 3-week quarantine following his return from Liberia to Charlotte, North Carolina and was cleared to travel to Emory University Hospital to visit with his wife.
    The husband of U.S. Ebola patient Nancy Writebol finally got to visit her on Sunday. David Writebol completed a 3-week quarantine following his return from Liberia to Charlotte, North Carolina and was cleared to travel to Emory University Hospital to visit with his wife.
  • Alabama hunters haul in 1,000-pound alligator

    Alabama hunters haul in 1,000-pound alligator

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    A group of Alabama hunters are celebrating the catch of a lifetime: A 15-foot-long alligator weighing more than 1,000 pounds.
    A group of Alabama hunters are celebrating the catch of a lifetime: A 15-foot-long alligator weighing more than 1,000 pounds.
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    Driver, students injured in school bus crash

    Driver, students injured in school bus crash

    Monday, August 18 2014 8:28 AM EDT2014-08-18 12:28:12 GMT
    A bus driver and two students were injured in a vehicle accident Monday Morning. The crash happened along Genessee Ave and Metropolitan Pkwy in Southwest Atlanta.
    A bus driver and two students were injured in a vehicle accident Monday Morning. The crash happened along Genessee Ave and Metropolitan Pkwy in Southwest Atlanta.
  • Five injured in Dekalb Co. deck collapse

    Five injured in Dekalb Co. deck collapse

     Five people, including three children, were rushed to the hospital after a deck collapsed in Brookhaven. A neighbor came to the rescue after one child was trapped under chunks of concrete.
     Five people, including three children, were rushed to the hospital after a deck collapsed in Brookhaven. A neighbor came to the rescue after one child was trapped under chunks of concrete.
  • Officials warn of string of robberies in Midtown Atlanta

    Officials warn of string of robberies in Midtown Atlanta

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:58 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:58:10 GMT
    Officials have a warning for folks coming to or from bars and nightclubs near Piedmont Park and the Midtown-Ponce area.
    Officials have a warning for folks coming to or from bars and nightclubs near Piedmont Park and the Midtown-Ponce area.
  • Cobb County airport to build customs facility

    Cobb County airport to build customs facility

    Cobb County officials say upgrades to an airport in Kennesaw are expected to help the facility begin receiving international flights.
    Cobb County officials say upgrades to an airport in Kennesaw are expected to help the facility begin receiving international flights.
  • Another Ebola problem: Finding its natural source

    Another Ebola problem: Finding its natural source

     Health officials believe that most cases of Ebola in West Africa are spreading person-to-person. But preventing future outbreaks may depend...
    Health officials believe that most cases of Ebola in West Africa are spreading person-to-person. But preventing future outbreaks may depend on...
  • Body of Georgia man found in Yellowstone River

    Body of Georgia man found in Yellowstone River

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    The body of a 22-year-old Georgia man who went missing a week ago while tubing in Yellowstone National Park has been recovered.
    The body of a 22-year-old Georgia man who went missing a week ago while tubing in Yellowstone National Park has been recovered.
  • Got $1M to run for Congress? Barrow rival is close

    Got $1M to run for Congress? Barrow rival is close

    Regardless of whether he wins election to Congress this fall, Augusta businessman and Republican Rick W. Allen is on the brink of joining an exclusive club in Georgia politics - candidates willing to spend $1...
    Regardless of whether he wins election to Congress this fall, Augusta businessman and Republican Rick W. Allen is on the brink of joining an exclusive club in Georgia politics - candidates willing to spend $1 million of...
  • Brunswick area reporting record tourism year

    Brunswick area reporting record tourism year

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    Coastal Brunswick and its neighboring islands are reporting record tax figures that show how tourism is booming.
    Coastal Brunswick and its neighboring islands are reporting record tax figures that show how tourism is booming.
  • Savannah police: 6 hurt in car chase after robbery

    Savannah police: 6 hurt in car chase after robbery

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    Police in Savannah say six bystanders were injured, three of them seriously, in a chain of car crashes with robbery suspects being chased by officers.
    Police in Savannah say six bystanders were injured, three of them seriously, in a chain of car crashes with robbery suspects being chased by officers.
  • Delays for SC nuclear plant pressure industry

    Delays for SC nuclear plant pressure industry

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    Delays are piling up as companies build new nuclear plants, raising further questions about whether utilities can control the costs.
    Delays are piling up as companies build new nuclear plants, raising further questions about whether utilities can control the costs.
  • Ga. vets treating sea turtle bitten by shark

    Ga. vets treating sea turtle bitten by shark

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    Veterinarians on the Georgia coast are treated a 190-pound sea turtle found on an island beach suffering from a shark bite.
    Veterinarians on the Georgia coast are treated a 190-pound sea turtle found on an island beach suffering from a shark bite.
  • Groundbreaking set for GA military training center

    Groundbreaking set for GA military training center

    A groundbreaking ceremony has been set for next week for a new Military Academic Training Center in Warner Robins.
    A groundbreaking ceremony has been set for next week for a new Military Academic Training Center in Warner Robins.
  • Monroe chief to lead GA Assoc. of Chiefs of Police

    Monroe chief to lead GA Assoc. of Chiefs of Police

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    Monroe Police Chief Keith Glass has been named the new president of the Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police.
    Monroe Police Chief Keith Glass has been named the new president of the Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police.
  • Atlanta, Fulton residents get into zoo for free

    Atlanta, Fulton residents get into zoo for free

    Atlanta and Fulton County residents can enjoy Atlanta's zoo for free this weekend.
    Atlanta and Fulton County residents can enjoy Atlanta's zoo for free this weekend.
  • Death of suspected molester apparent suicide

    Death of suspected molester apparent suicide

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    Investigators say the death of a man accused of repeatedly raping and molesting unconscious girls appears to have been a suicide.
    Investigators say the death of a man accused of repeatedly raping and molesting unconscious girls appears to have been a suicide.
  • Ex-plant head testimony dominates salmonella trial

    Ex-plant head testimony dominates salmonella trial

    Two weeks into the trial of three people charged in a deadly salmonella outbreak, testimony by a former manager of a southwest Georgia peanut plant blamed for the outbreak has dominated the court's time.
    Two weeks into the trial of three people charged in a deadly salmonella outbreak, testimony by a former manager of a southwest Georgia peanut plant blamed for the outbreak has dominated the court's time.
  • US doctor with Ebola says he's recovering

    US doctor with Ebola says he's recovering

    An American doctor infected with Ebola while working in western Africa says he is "recovering in every way" and holding onto the hope of a reunion with his family.
    An American doctor infected with Ebola while working in western Africa says he is "recovering in every way" and holding onto the hope of a reunion with his family.
  • Arrested federal judge keeps getting $200K salary

    Arrested federal judge keeps getting $200K salary

    An Alabama federal judge stripped of his caseload following his arrest on domestic violence charges in Atlanta will continue receiving his annual salary of nearly $200,000.
    An Alabama federal judge stripped of his caseload following his arrest on domestic violence charges in Atlanta will continue receiving his annual salary of nearly $200,000.
  • Report: CDC scientist kept quiet about flu blunder

    Report: CDC scientist kept quiet about flu blunder

    An investigation into a potentially dangerous blunder at a government lab found that a scientist kept silent about the accident and revealed it only after other employees noticed something fishy.
    An investigation into a potentially dangerous blunder at a government lab found that a scientist kept silent about the accident and revealed it only after other employees noticed something fishy.
  • Ga. Board of Education member plans public hearing

    Ga. Board of Education member plans public hearing

    The Georgia State Board of Education is planning a public hearing in metro Atlanta on student progress and problems in public education.
    Georgia State Board of Education member Barbara Hampton plans a public hearing in metro Atlanta on student progress and problems in public education.
  • Elvis always in the building at Ga. woman's home

    Elvis always in the building at Ga. woman's home

    Elaine Greene visits the E.R. several times a day.
    Elaine Greene visits the E.R. several times a day.
  • Drunk drivers targeted in Ga. Labor Day crackdown

    Drunk drivers targeted in Ga. Labor Day crackdown

    The Governor's Office of Highway Safety says it is planning a crackdown on DUI drivers during the Labor Day weekend travel period.
    The Governor's Office of Highway Safety says it is planning a crackdown on DUI drivers during the Labor Day weekend travel period.
  • Georgians tout passenger trains to Atlanta

    Georgians tout passenger trains to Atlanta

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    Columbus Mayor Teresa Tomlinson and State Rep. Calvin Smyre were part of a delegation that met this week with high-ranking federal officials on the subject of the proposed rail line between Columbus and Atlanta.
    Columbus Mayor Teresa Tomlinson and State Rep. Calvin Smyre were part of a delegation that met this week with high-ranking federal officials on the subject of the proposed rail line between Columbus and Atlanta.
  • Emory executive VP for health affairs to step down

    Emory executive VP for health affairs to step down

    Emory University's executive vice president for health affairs has announced that he will step down.
    Emory University's executive vice president for health affairs has announced that he will step down.
  • FOX 5 in Ferguson, Missouri

    FOX 5 in Ferguson, Missouri

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:20 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:20:59 GMT
    Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is making another visit to the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson Saturday.
    Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is making another visit to the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson Saturday.
  • Missing Zoo Atlanta owl has been found

    Missing Zoo Atlanta owl has been found

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:20 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:20:16 GMT
    Zoo Atlanta tells FOX 5 that Soren, a barn owl, who flew away from his trainers during a flight demonstration on August 10, has been found.
    Zoo Atlanta tells FOX 5 that Soren, a barn owl, who flew away from his trainers during a flight demonstration on August 10, has been found.
  • Video: Roundtable discussion in Ferguson, Mo. featuring DeKalb police chief Dr. Cedric Alexander

    Video: Roundtable discussion in Ferguson, Mo. featuring DeKalb police chief Dr. Cedric Alexander

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:20 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:20:14 GMT
    The Ferguson Police Department has called on the DeKalb County Chief of Police Dr. Cedric Alexander.Dr. Alexander is also president of the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives.
    The Ferguson Police Department has called on the DeKalb County Chief of Police Dr. Cedric Alexander.Dr. Alexander is also president of the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives.
  • Cab driver fatally shot in Norcross

    Cab driver fatally shot in Norcross

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:19 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:19:27 GMT
    A taxi cab driver was shot and killed in the parking lot of Spring Lake apartments in Norcross late Friday night.
    A taxi cab driver was shot and killed in the parking lot of Spring Lake apartments in Norcross late Friday night.
  • Mother arrested, 3-year-old in critical condition after shooting

    Mother arrested, 3-year-old in critical condition after shooting

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:19 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:19:21 GMT
    The mother of a 3-year-old child, who was shot Thursday night, has been arrested.
    The mother of a 3-year-old child, who was shot Thursday night, has been arrested.
  • Welcome home party for Griffin soldier

    Welcome home party for Griffin soldier

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:19 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:19:18 GMT
    Army Specialist Samuel Austin Strickland is back from a tour of duty in Afghanistan and Friday was his birthday.
    Army Specialist Samuel Austin Strickland is back from a tour of duty in Afghanistan and Friday was his birthday.
  • Tech Check: Cyber Monday

    Tech Check: Cyber Monday

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:07 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:07:29 GMT
    The Monday after Black Friday is traditionally called Cyber Monday in the retail world. That is the busiest online shopping day of the year.
    The Monday after Black Friday is traditionally called Cyber Monday in the retail world. That is the busiest online shopping day of the year.
  • Tech Check: Back-to-school apps

    Tech Check: Back-to-school apps

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:05:35 GMT
    A smartphone won't do your student's homework for them, but it might help.  In fact, there are a few apps that both students and parents might want to consider this school year.
    A smartphone won't do your student's homework for them, but it might help.  In fact, there are a few apps that both students and parents might want to consider this school year.
  • Tech Check: Tablet vs. Laptop for back-to-school

    Tech Check: Tablet vs. Laptop for back-to-school

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:05:34 GMT
    It is a debate between what type of technology you need to get for your student. The question now, should you get a laptop or a tablet?
    It is a debate between what type of technology you need to get for your student. The question now, should you get a laptop or a tablet?
  • Tech Check: Pet Check

    Tech Check: Pet Check

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:05:32 GMT
    This week's "Tech Check" could easily be renamed "Pet Check." Man's best friend has apps of the canine kind.
    This week's "Tech Check" could easily be renamed "Pet Check." Man's best friend has apps of the canine kind.
  • Tech Check: Red Cross Hurricane app

    Tech Check: Red Cross Hurricane app

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:05:26 GMT
    While keeping an eye on Isaac, this week's Tech Check presents a new mobile app from the American Red Cross that could help families safe and in touch during natural disasters.
    While keeping an eye on Isaac, this week's Tech Check presents a new mobile app from the American Red Cross that could help families safe and in touch during natural disasters.
  • Tech Check: Rumor has it

    Tech Check: Rumor has it

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:05:26 GMT
    It is rumor and reality in this week's Tech Check.
    It is rumor and reality in this week's Tech Check.
  • Tech Check: iPhone 5 Fever

    Tech Check: iPhone 5 Fever

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:05:24 GMT
    The big news in the tech world this week has been and probably will continue to be the iPhone 5 announcement. Apple is expected to roll out the newest installment to the iFamily this week.
    The big news in the tech world this week has been and probably will continue to be the iPhone 5 announcement. Apple is expected to roll out the newest installment to the iFamily this week.
  • Tech Check: A private Big Brother or chance for big deals?

    Tech Check: A private Big Brother or chance for big deals?

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:05:20 GMT
    What if Big Brother wanted to get you a discount on your next purchase? Would you be willing to give up a little privacy to get a good deal?
    What if a company acted like Big Brother so they could get you a good discount on your next purchase? Would you be willing to give up a little privacy to get a best deal that are relevant to you?
  • Tech Check: Gangnam Style

    Tech Check: Gangnam Style

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:05:17 GMT
    Does the Gangnam Style video hold the key to helping your fussy child calm down quickly?
    Does the Gangnam Style video hold the key to helping your fussy child calm down quickly?
  • Tech Check: Loyalty rewards app

    Tech Check: Loyalty rewards app

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:05:17 GMT
    Are you a fan of loyalty cards? The cards a business give you which may punch a hole for each visit or purchase? How many times have you forgotten those cards when you go somewhere?
    Are you a fan of loyalty cards? The cards a business give you which may punch a hole for each visit or purchase? How many times have you forgotten those cards when you go somewhere?
  • Tech Check: iPad 3

    Tech Check: iPad 3

    The internet is wild with rumors of the next iPad.
    The internet is wild with rumors of the next iPad.
  • Tech Check: Kindle Fire

    Tech Check: Kindle Fire

    In this Tech Check, FOX 5's Doug Evans reports that the Kindle Fire has apparently done what no other tablet had done before: take a bite out of Apple.
    In this Tech Check, FOX 5's Doug Evans reports that the Kindle Fire has apparently done what no other tablet had done before: take a bite out of Apple.
  • Tech Check: Google Earth

    Tech Check: Google Earth

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:05:14 GMT
    Google Earth is fascinating, and you've probably used it to spy down on your house from space. Now there are claims that with Google Earth, new pyramids have been discovered in Egypt. Could that be true?
    Google Earth is fascinating, and you've probably used it to spy down on your house from space. Now there are claims that with Google Earth, new pyramids have been discovered in Egypt. Could that be true?
  • Tech Check: Health and Fitness Apps

    Tech Check: Health and Fitness Apps

    Your smart phone just might be the key to good health and fitness in 2012. If healthy living through exercise was your goal in the New Year, there may be apps that might help you get the job done.
    Your smart phone just might be the key to good health and fitness in 2012. If healthy living through exercise was your goal in the New Year, there may be apps that might help you get the job done.
  • Tech Check: Protective Cases

    Tech Check: Protective Cases

    If you’re giving a tech gift this Christmas like an iPhone or iPad, you might consider an additional stocking stuffer to go along with it.
    If you’re giving a tech gift this Christmas like an iPhone or iPad, you might consider an additional stocking stuffer to go along with it.
  • Tech Check: Pandora Christmas Music

    Tech Check: Pandora Christmas Music

    In this Tech Check, FOX 5's Doug Evans found an app that could bring a little extra cheer to your holiday season!  And, the price is right-- Pandora is free!
    In this Tech Check, FOX 5's Doug Evans found an app that could bring a little extra cheer to your holiday season!  And, the price is right-- Pandora is free!
  • Tech Check: Battery Life

    Tech Check: Battery Life

    The number one complaint among smart phone users is dropped calls, number two is dead batteries. But, you might be able to help your smartphone battery last a little longer with this Tech Check.
    The number one complaint among smart phone users is dropped calls, number two is dead batteries. But, you might be able to help your smartphone battery last a little longer with this Tech Check.
  • Tech Check: Back to school

    Tech Check: Back to school

    This time last year, we were still posing the question: Should you buy a laptop of a tablet for you school aged child? That debate appears to be over and the tablets have won.
    This time last year, we were still posing the question: Should you buy a laptop of a tablet for you school aged child? That debate appears to be over and the tablets have won.
  • Tech Check: iHospital Opens in Atlanta

    Tech Check: iHospital Opens in Atlanta

    They say an apple a day keeps the doctor away, but that’s not true at the iHospital. In this Tech Check, FOX 5’s Doug Evans reports on the new hospital that has opened its doors for broken Apple products.
    They say an apple a day keeps the doctor away, but that’s not true at the iHospital. In this Tech Check, FOX 5’s Doug Evans reports on the new hospital that has opened its doors for broken Apple products.
  • Tech Check: Photo Apps for Smartphones

    Tech Check: Photo Apps for Smartphones

    It seems like more people these days are taking pictures with their phones than with cameras. So which apps are the best for your photos?
    It seems like more people these days are taking pictures with their phones than with cameras. So which apps are the best for your photos?
  • Tech Check: Social Media and Severe Storms

    Tech Check: Social Media and Severe Storms

    In the wake of last week's deadly tornado outbreak, a Facebook page has been set up and dedicated to the thousands of pictures and personal items found all over the southeast after the storms. In this Tech Check, Fox 5's...
    In the wake of last week's deadly tornado outbreak, a Facebook page has been set up and dedicated to the thousands of pictures and personal items found all over the southeast after the storms. In this Tech Check, Fox 5's...
  • Tech Check: The tablet size war

    Tech Check: The tablet size war

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:53 GMT
    Suddenly size matters in the tablet wars and it is all about the 7-inch tablet.
    Suddenly size matters in the tablet wars and it is all about the 7-inch tablet. While the iPad is the undisputed king of the tablet wars, its screen measures 9.7 inches while several others are offering a size that might be a better fit.
  • Tech Check: Devices change the face of summer reading

    Tech Check: Devices change the face of summer reading

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:50 GMT
    Are you deep into your summer reading?  Is it a book made of paper or an eBook?
    Are you deep into your summer reading?  Is it a book made of paper or an eBook?
  • Tech Check: How to find a lost smart phone

    Tech Check: How to find a lost smart phone

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:47 GMT
    You've searched for it everywhere: in your kitchen, the bathroom, in between the couch cushions, under you bed, and even in your car. Did you leave it at work? How do you find it?
    You've searched for it everywhere: in your kitchen, the bathroom, in between the couch cushions, under you bed, and even in your car. Did you leave it at work? How do you find it?
  • Tech Check: Military PTSD app

    Tech Check: Military PTSD app

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:47 GMT
    Georgia welcomed home some of its brave men and women at Fort Benning on Saturday after being deployed in Afghanistan for nearly two years.
    Georgia welcomed home some of its brave men and women at Fort Benning on Saturday after being deployed in Afghanistan for nearly two years.
  • Tech Check: Cycle Atlanta

    Tech Check: Cycle Atlanta

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:45 GMT
    The city of Atlanta is getting into the mobile app business and its first venture is for cyclists. There is a new app designed to improve and promote cycling in the city.
    The city of Atlanta is getting into the mobile app business and its first venture is for cyclists. There is a new app designed to improve and promote cycling in the city.
  • Tech Check: Windows 8 premiers with little fanfare

    Tech Check: Windows 8 premiers with little fanfare

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:42 GMT
    Remember when the launch of a new windows operating system was a really big deal? Remember when Microsoft ruled the headlines of the tech world?
    Remember when the launch of a new windows operating system was a really big deal? Remember when Microsoft ruled the headlines of the tech world?
  • Tech Check: Live TV on your smart phone

    Tech Check: Live TV on your smart phone

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:39 GMT
    Are you away from your television for longer periods of time, but want to be able to see the latest shows, news, and weather coverage on FOX 5?
    Are you away from your television for longer periods of time, but want to be able to see the latest shows, news, and weather coverage on FOX 5?
  • Tech Check: Ultraviolet light germ-killing devices

    Tech Check: Ultraviolet light germ-killing devices

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:37 GMT
    Ultraviolet Light is being used to kill germs and there are several products on the market right now that make claims to do just that using UV. The idea has been a big hit with moms.
    Ultraviolet Light is being used to kill germs and there are several products on the market right now that make claims to do just that using UV. The idea has been a big hit with moms.
  • Tech Check: What to look for in a tablet

    Tech Check: What to look for in a tablet

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:36 GMT
    There are a mind-boggling number of choices this year if you are in the market to buy a tablet. But don't worry: choice is good and there are people that can help.
    There are a mind-boggling number of choices this year if you are in the market to buy a tablet. But don't worry: choice is good and there are people that can help.
  • Tech Check: Fernbank Museum app

    Tech Check: Fernbank Museum app

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:33 GMT
    What if you could make a museum exhibit come to life? It sounds like a movie plot, but for one museum in metro Atlanta, it's becoming closer to a reality.
    What if you could make a museum exhibit come to life? It sounds like a movie plot, but for one museum in metro Atlanta, it's becoming closer to a reality.
  • Tech Check: The Texting Revolution

    Tech Check: The Texting Revolution

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:29 GMT
    It was 20 years ago this week when the first text message was ever sent. Texting has significantly changed our world, but the text message is still just 160 characters.
    It was 20 years ago this week when the first text message was ever sent. Texting has significantly changed our world, but the text message is still just 160 characters.
  • Tech Check: The Touchscreen PC

    Tech Check: The Touchscreen PC

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:28 GMT
    If you are looking to purchase a laptop or desktop computer for Christmas, consider getting a touchscreen.
    If you are looking to purchase a laptop or desktop computer for Christmas, consider getting a touchscreen.
  • Tech Check: Buying the right smart phone

    Tech Check: Buying the right smart phone

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:26 GMT
    Buying a smart phone this Christmas? Trying to navigate through the overwhelming choices can be hard, but it will be easier knowing how to buy one.
    Buying a smart phone this Christmas? Trying to navigate through the overwhelming choices can be hard, but it will be easier knowing how to buy one.
  • Tech Check: Getting gifts for moms

    Tech Check: Getting gifts for moms

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:23 GMT
    Shopping for the women in your life can be tough when it comes to technology especially for mothers.
    Shopping for the women in your life can be tough when it comes to technology especially for mothers.
  • Tech Check: Super Bowl TV buying tips

    Tech Check: Super Bowl TV buying tips

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:21 GMT
    The Falcons are ONE WIN from the Super Bowl—and you know you'll need a new TV to watch that big game!
    The Falcons are ONE WIN from the Super Bowl—and you know you'll need a new TV to watch that big game!  Every year, the stores are set for big sales around Super Bowl time, and we've got what you need to know to make the right choice.
  • Tech Check: Cases for iDevices

    Tech Check: Cases for iDevices

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:18 GMT
    Did you get a new iPad for Christmas? Have you thought about a case for it?
    Did you get a new iPad for Christmas? Have you thought about a case for it?
  • Tech Check: Favorite smart phone gadgets

    Tech Check: Favorite smart phone gadgets

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:18 GMT
    It is amazing what a smart phone can do and the list keeps growing longer and longer every day.
    It is amazing what a smart phone can do and the list keeps growing longer and longer every day.
  • Tech Check: Fitness tech

    Tech Check: Fitness tech

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:15 GMT
    Is fitness your goal for the New Year? There's an app for that!
    Is fitness your goal for the New Year? There's an app for that!
  • Tech Check: Weather radio app

    Tech Check: Weather radio app

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:15 GMT
    The tornado outbreak affecting north Georgia this week is a cautionary tale for the rest of Georgia as we head into the time of year that more powerful storms might move into the state.
    The tornado outbreak affecting north Georgia this week is a cautionary tale for the rest of Georgia as we head into the time of year that more powerful storms might move into the state.
  • Tech Check: Valentine's Day

    Tech Check: Valentine's Day

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:09 GMT
    There is usually nothing romantic about a smart phone, but with Valentine's Day coming up, it is a necessity.
    There is usually nothing romantic about a smart phone, but with Valentine's Day coming up, it is a necessity.
  • Tech Check: Selling used cars online only

    Tech Check: Selling used cars online only

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:09 GMT
    What is the most expensive thing you have ever bought online? How about a car?
    What is the most expensive thing you have ever bought online? How about a car?
  • Tech Check: Iris home controls

    Tech Check: Iris home controls

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:03 GMT
    Imagine having a remote control for everything you own in your home. You can have that in the palm of your hands, or rather in your smart phone.
    Imagine having a remote control for everything you own in your home. You can have that in the palm of your hands, or rather in your smart phone.
  • Tech Check: Cutting the (phone) cord

    Tech Check: Cutting the (phone) cord

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:02 GMT
    More and more people are cutting the cord, ditching their traditional home phones and going wireless.
    More and more people are cutting the cord, ditching their traditional home phones and going wireless.
  • Tech Check: March Madness

    Tech Check: March Madness

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:00 GMT
    March Madness is coming and this year you don't need to waste paper or time checking your brackets. There's an app for that.
    March Madness is coming and this year you don't need to waste paper or time checking your brackets. There's an app for that.
  • Tech Check: Graduation gifts

    Tech Check: Graduation gifts

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:59 GMT
    Shopping for graduation gifts can be a headache, especially when the graduate in your life may be asking for the latest, greatest gadget.
    Shopping for graduation gifts can be a headache, especially when the graduate in your life may be asking for the latest, greatest gadget.
  • Tech Check: Sayroom app

    Tech Check: Sayroom app

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:58 GMT
    Students from Georgia State University are behind a new social media app that helps you speak your mind-- literally.  It's called Sayroom, and we've got details in this week's Tech Check.
    Students from Georgia State University are behind a new social media app that helps you speak your mind-- literally.  It's called Sayroom, and we've got details in this week's Tech Check.
  • Tech Check: Belkin net cam

    Tech Check: Belkin net cam

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:56 GMT
    In this Tech Check, we're thinking about working parents who might like to keep a little closer eye on their kids while they're at home this summer.
    In this Tech Check, we're thinking about working parents who might like to keep a little closer eye on their kids while they're at home this summer.
  • Tech Check: Father's Day buys

    Tech Check: Father's Day buys

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:50 GMT
    Father's Day is coming up fast and if you don't have present for your father, but don't want to get him another tie, we have a few suggestions.
    Father's Day is coming up fast and if you don't have present for your father, but don't want to get him another tie, we have a few suggestions.
  • Tech Check: ES12 golf device

    Tech Check: ES12 golf device

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:50 GMT
    A new device can track the distance of your golf ball, help you improve your swing and even become your virtual caddy. Did we mention it also keeps score all through your smart device?
    A new device can track the distance of your golf ball, help you improve your swing and even become your virtual caddy. Did we mention it also keeps score all through your smart device?
  • Tech Check: Front Flip app

    Tech Check: Front Flip app

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:50 GMT
    The loyalty cards on customer's key chains may be going out of fashion making way for the loyalty apps. There is a new one that has hit Atlanta called Front Flip.
    The loyalty cards on customer's key chains may be going out of fashion making way for the loyalty apps. There is a new one that has hit Atlanta called Front Flip.
  • Tech Check: Clinical trials apps

    Tech Check: Clinical trials apps

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:43 GMT
    Several apps have been created to help cancer patients find clinical studies and learn more about their disease.
    Several apps have been created to help cancer patients find clinical studies and learn more about their disease.
  • Tech Check: New iPhone rumors

    Tech Check: New iPhone rumors

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:41 GMT
    There seems to be a lot of agreement among the online tech sites that the replacement for the iPhone 5 will not be revolutionary.
    There seems to be a lot of agreement among the online tech sites that the replacement for the iPhone 5 will not be revolutionary.
  • Tech Check: Smart phone storm prep

    Tech Check: Smart phone storm prep

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:39 GMT
    If the recent rash of rain has you worried about your family's safety, you may want to start thinking of different ways your smartphone can actually help you in severe weather situations.
    If the recent rash of rain has you worried about your family's safety, you may want to start thinking of different ways your smartphone can actually help you in severe weather situations.
  • Tech Check: Jawbone fitness band

    Tech Check: Jawbone fitness band

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:39 GMT
    Imagine a device that you can wear that will track your vital signs including how much you exercise, sleep and the movements you make.
    Imagine a device that you can wear that will track your vital signs including how much you exercise, sleep and the movements you make.
  • Tech Check: Back-to-school and tablet choices

    Tech Check: Back-to-school and tablet choices

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:38 GMT
    It's back-to-school time, and Georgia's tax-free holiday happens August 9 and 10.  Now might be the time to include a tablet on that shopping list, but don't worry—you don't have to spend big bucks.
    It's back-to-school time, and Georgia's tax-free holiday happens August 9 and 10.  Now might be the time to include a tablet on that shopping list, but don't worry—you don't have to spend big bucks.  This week, you might actually save big bucks instead!
  • Tech Check: Back-to-school apps

    Tech Check: Back-to-school apps

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:32 GMT
    More students than ever before will be bringing their own technology to school this year.  Here are some apps to help your students use their tablets or smartphones to stay organized.
    More students than ever before will be bringing their own technology to school this year.  Here are some apps to help your students use their tablets or smartphones to stay organized.
  • Tech Check: Pet tech

    Tech Check: Pet tech

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:31 GMT
    These are the dog days of summer, even if it doesn't feel like it because of all the rain. And we thought it would be nice to profile technology to keep your pets safe, healthy and happy.
    These are the dog days of summer, even if it doesn't feel like it because of all the rain. And we thought it would be nice to profile technology to keep your pets safe, healthy and happy.
  • Tech Check: Google Glass

    Tech Check: Google Glass

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:29 GMT
    In case you haven't heard the buzz about it, Google Glass is wearable technology that may just promise to take smart devices to the next level, but through all the buzz there is some controversy.
    In case you haven't heard the buzz about it, Google Glass is wearable technology that may just promise to take smart devices to the next level, but through all the buzz there is some controversy.
  • Tech Check: Gridiron gizmos

    Tech Check: Gridiron gizmos

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:29 GMT
    This week's Tech Check is divided up into quarters just in time for the football season to kickoff. The end of August signals the beginning of gridiron games and technology can help you prepare.
    This week's Tech Check is divided up into quarters just in time for the football season to kickoff. The end of August signals the beginning of gridiron games and technology can help you prepare.
  • Tech Check: Slingbox

    Tech Check: Slingbox

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:22 GMT
    Why not take television with you? If you have cable, you are paying for it anyway, but you can't possibly be home all the time watching it. So, how can you take it with you?
    Why not take television with you? If you have cable, you are paying for it anyway, but you can't possibly be home all the time watching it. So, how can you take it with you?
  • Tech Check: iOS7 launch

    Tech Check: iOS7 launch

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:22 GMT
    A big chunk of the Apple world will be downloading the new iOS7 this week. It is an update of the operating system on iPhones, iPads and iTouches. It is a free update to users.
    A big chunk of the Apple world will be downloading the new iOS7 this week. It is an update of the operating system on iPhones, iPads and iTouches. It is a free update to users.
  • Tech Check: Nokia Lumia 1020

    Tech Check: Nokia Lumia 1020

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:20 GMT
    Serious smartphone photographers will want to check out a particular smartphone with an advanced camera.
    Serious smartphone photographers will want to check out a particular smartphone with an advanced camera.
  • Tech Check: Device insurance

    Tech Check: Device insurance

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:17 GMT
    An Atlanta-based company is giving some device owners a little piece of mind when it comes to damaging, drowning, losing or having a device stolen.
    An Atlanta-based company is giving some device owners a little piece of mind when it comes to damaging, drowning, losing or having a device stolen.
  • Tech Check: Galaxy Gear

    Tech Check: Galaxy Gear

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:16 GMT
    Maybe it will kill the mystic around so many stories with similar communication devices, but to the tech-savvy individual, the future is now thanks to the new Samsung Galaxy Gear.
    Maybe it will kill the mystic around so many stories with similar communication devices, but to the tech-savvy individual, the future is now thanks to the new Samsung Galaxy Gear.
  • Tech Check: Halloween apps 2013

    Tech Check: Halloween apps 2013

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:12 GMT
    All Hallow's Eve is nearly upon us and we have a few suggestions on app that will help make fun and the right type of scary.
    All Hallow's Eve is nearly upon us and we have a few suggestions on app that will help make fun and the right type of scary.
  • Tech Check: iPad Air

    Tech Check: iPad Air

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:12 GMT
    he new iPad is not that light, but it is noticeably lighter than the previous iPods. FOX 5's Doug Evans got a first-hand look at the new iPad Air thanks to the folks at Verizon.
    he new iPad is not that light, but it is noticeably lighter than the previous iPods. FOX 5's Doug Evans got a first-hand look at the new iPad Air thanks to the folks at Verizon.
  • Tech Check: Dyle TV on the go

    Tech Check: Dyle TV on the go

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:10 GMT
    More people are watching television on the go these days and the portable kitchen counter television of old has been has been replaced. Even the watchman has been retired.
    More people are watching television on the go these days and the portable kitchen counter television of old has been has been replaced. Even the watchman has been retired.
  • Tech Check: Black Friday apps let you skip the lines

    Tech Check: Black Friday apps let you skip the lines

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:05 GMT
    What if we told you that you didn't need to stand in line on Black Friday, but could do it all from the palm of your hand with two free apps? Tech Check's Doug Evans has a new way to shop for the best deal.
    What if we told you that you didn't need to stand in line on Black Friday, but could do it all from the palm of your hand with two free apps? Tech Check's Doug Evans has a new way to shop for the best deal.
  • Tech Check: Black Friday electronics war

    Tech Check: Black Friday electronics war

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:05 GMT
    It is the final countdown to Black Friday and if you're in the market for electronics, this could be the Christmas to buy and buy big.
    It is the final countdown to Black Friday and if you're in the market for electronics, this could be the Christmas to buy and buy big.
  • Tech Check: Smartphones for children

    Tech Check: Smartphones for children

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:03 GMT
    It is one of those issues parents now face with the advent of the latest tech generation: When should your children get smart phones? And now is a good time to buy with all the holiday sales.
    It is one of those issues parents now face with the advent of the latest tech generation: When should your children get smart phones? And now is a good time to buy with all the holiday sales.
  • Tech Check: Off-the-radar gifts

    Tech Check: Off-the-radar gifts

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:03 GMT
    For all those who are looking for the perfect gift for the tech person in your life who has everything, we have some off-the-radar suggestions.
    Some tech gifts just don't get all the big headlines that other do during the holiday season. So, for those who are looking for the perfect gift for the tech person in your life who has everything, we have some off-the-radar suggestions.
  • Tech Check: Isis Mobile Wallet

    Tech Check: Isis Mobile Wallet

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:02:55 GMT
    Did you know it take people 20 minutes to realize they have left their wallet at home? But it only takes them four minutes to realize they have forgotten their smartphone.
    Did you know it take people 20 minutes to realize they have left their wallet at home? But it only takes them four minutes to realize they have forgotten their smartphone.
  • Tech Check: Put a case on it

    Tech Check: Put a case on it

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:02:55 GMT
    How do you protect your new tablet? You got a new tablet this Christmas, but for those who are worried about how to protect it, we found a simple solution.It's called iBallz. Yeah, it has a funny name,
    How do you protect your new tablet? You got a new tablet this Christmas, but for those who are worried about how to protect it, we found a simple solution.It's called iBallz. Yeah, it has a funny name,
  • Tech Check: YouTube Top Videos of 2013

    Tech Check: YouTube Top Videos of 2013

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:02:53 GMT
    The year is drawing to a close and it is time to look back at YouTube's top trending video of 2013.
    The year is drawing to a close and it is time to look back at YouTube's top trending video of 2013.
  • Tech Check: Prepaid phone plans

    Tech Check: Prepaid phone plans

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:02:53 GMT
    You can save almost 50 percent on your mobile phone bill by going with a prepaid plan. Those prepaid phones have gotten a bad rap over the years with a lot of people considering the phones cheap.
    You can save almost 50 percent on your mobile phone bill by going with a prepaid plan. Those prepaid phones have gotten a bad rap over the years with a lot of people considering the phones cheap, but prepaid is getting a second look in the tech world these days.
  • Tech Check: Tech Check: Fitness app helps charities

    Tech Check: Tech Check: Fitness app helps charities

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:02:47 GMT
    A smartphone app has the ability to energize your workout routine and help your favorite charity all at the same time.
    We are halfway through February and you might be slowing down on meeting your fitness goal. But a smartphone app has the ability to energize your workout routine and help your favorite charity all at the same time.
  • Tech Check: Fitbit Flex

    Tech Check: Fitbit Flex

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:02:46 GMT
    How about some fitness gadgets that can help breathe some new life into your goals for a healthier New Year?
    We're now approaching six weeks into the New Year. How are those resolutions going? Need some help? How about some fitness gadgets that can help breathe some new life into your goals for a healthier New Year?
  • Tech Check: Smartphone memory hogs

    Tech Check: Smartphone memory hogs

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:02:45 GMT
    Does your smartphone have too much junk in the trunk? Are photos, video, music and other files taking up way too much memory?
    Does your smartphone have too much junk in the trunk? Are photos, video, music and other files taking up way too much memory?
  • Tech Check: Buying a big screen for the big game

    Tech Check: Buying a big screen for the big game

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:02:45 GMT
    The Super Bowl is coming up and it is one of the biggest times of the year to buy a television.
    The Super Bowl is coming up and it is one of the biggest times of the year to buy a television.
  • Tech Check: Bungee tags

    Tech Check: Bungee tags

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:02:44 GMT
    If you found someone's smartphone, what would you do to find the owner? Same thing with car keys, wallet, sunglass and other valuables we carry.
    If you found someone's smartphone, what would you do to find the owner? Same thing with car keys, wallet, sunglass and other valuables we carry.
  • Tech Check: Green thumb tech

    Tech Check: Green thumb tech

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:02:43 GMT
    Spring arrived this past week. And if you have got a desire to get out in the garden as soon as possible, make sure to take your smart device with you.
    Spring arrived this past week. And if you have got a desire to get out in the garden as soon as possible, make sure to take your smart device with you. We are giving thumbs up to a cool gadget and a couple of apps that will help turn your thumb green.
  • Atlantans message to Ferguson, Mo.

    Atlantans message to Ferguson, Mo.

     People in Atlanta are voicing strong opinions on the tensions in Ferguson, Mo. Many are using their pocketbooks and music to send a message.
     People in Atlanta are voicing strong opinions on the tensions in Ferguson, Mo. Many are using their pocketbooks and music to send a message.

  • 3 people dead in District Heights in apparent murder-suicide

    3 people dead in District Heights in apparent murder-suicide

    Saturday, August 16 2014 9:28 AM EDT2014-08-16 13:28:53 GMT
    Prince George's County police say one man and two women are dead in an apparent domestic-related murder-suicide at a townhouse in District Heights.
    Prince George's County police say one man and two women are dead in an apparent domestic-related murder-suicide at a townhouse in District Heights.
  • Police issue Mattie's Call for missing 78-year-old man

    Police issue Mattie's Call for missing 78-year-old man

    Friday, August 15 2014 11:00 PM EDT2014-08-16 03:00:43 GMT
    Cobb County Police have issued a Mattie's Call for a missing 78-year-old Hispanic man.
    Cobb County Police have issued a Mattie's Call for a missing 78-year-old Hispanic man.
  • Kennesaw family seeks answers in Vegas hit-and-run

    Kennesaw family seeks answers in Vegas hit-and-run

    It's been two weeks since a Kennesaw couple was hit and killed in Las Vegas and now their children are on a mission to find answers.
    It's been two weeks since a Kennesaw couple was hit and killed in Las Vegas and now their children are on a mission to find answers.
  • Police: 2 shot at Gainesville apartment complex

    Police: 2 shot at Gainesville apartment complex

    Friday, August 15 2014 9:07 PM EDT2014-08-16 01:07:21 GMT
    Police are investigating a double shooting at an apartment complex in Gainesville.
    Police are investigating a double shooting at an apartment complex in Gainesville.
  • Hall Co. woman told to remove flags

    Hall Co. woman told to remove flags

    Friday, August 15 2014 9:03 PM EDT2014-08-16 01:03:44 GMT
    A north Georgia woman says it's her right to fly an American flag in her yard and she's prepared to fight for it.
    A north Georgia woman says it's her right to fly an American flag in her yard and she's prepared to fight for it.
  • FOX 5 Developing News

    Statement released on plane train incident at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport

    Statement released on plane train incident at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport

    Friday, August 15 2014 7:02 PM EDT2014-08-15 23:02:53 GMT
    Courtesy: jasmineS19Courtesy: jasmineS19
    A failure in the train system located at Hartsfield Jackson International airport left hundreds of passengers packed into congested hallways late Friday afternoon. According to airport officials, service has been restored and congestion is clearing.

    A failure in the train system located at Hartsfield Jackson International airport left hundreds of passengers packed into congested hallways late Friday afternoon. According to airport officials, service has been restored and congestion is clearing.


  • Restaurant warns about scammer

    Restaurant warns about scammer

    Friday, August 15 2014 7:00 PM EDT2014-08-15 23:00:06 GMT
    Restaurants say they've been scammed by a woman's clever scheme.
    Restaurants say they've been scammed by a woman's clever scheme.
  • Overdue water account list in Atlanta

    Overdue water account list in Atlanta

    Friday, August 15 2014 6:58 PM EDT2014-08-15 22:58:33 GMT
    Tens of millions of dollars are owed to the city of Atlanta Water Department.
    Tens of millions of dollars are owed to the city of Atlanta Water Department.
  • Atlanta company takes on 'Ice Bucket Challenge'

    Atlanta company takes on 'Ice Bucket Challenge'

    Friday, August 15 2014 6:19 PM EDT2014-08-15 22:19:07 GMT
    The “ALS Ice Bucket Challenge” is all over social media and it's gone corporate in Atlanta.
    The “ALS Ice Bucket Challenge” is all over social media and it's gone corporate in Atlanta.
  • Report: CDC scientist kept quiet about flu blunder

    Report: CDC scientist kept quiet about flu blunder

    An investigation into a potentially dangerous blunder at a government lab found that a scientist kept silent about the accident and revealed it only after other employees noticed something fishy.
    An investigation into a potentially dangerous blunder at a government lab found that a scientist kept silent about the accident and revealed it only after other employees noticed something fishy.
  • Mattie's Call issued for missing 79-year-old man

    Mattie's Call issued for missing 79-year-old man

    Thursday, August 14 2014 10:48 PM EDT2014-08-15 02:48:39 GMT
    The Paulding County Sheriff's Office has issued a Mattie's Call for a missing 79-year-old man.
    The Paulding County Sheriff's Office has issued a Mattie's Call for a missing 79-year-old man.
  • Metro Atlanta police react to militarization claims

    Metro Atlanta police react to militarization claims

    Thursday, August 14 2014 10:17 PM EDT2014-08-15 02:17:04 GMT
    The disturbing images coming out of Ferguson have many asking why police were so heavily armed and whether it's necessary to use that kind of equipment on our own people.
    The disturbing images coming out of Ferguson have many asking why police were so heavily armed and whether it's necessary to use that kind of equipment on our own people.
  • Decatur demonstrators call for change

    Decatur demonstrators call for change

    Thursday, August 14 2014 10:13 PM EDT2014-08-15 02:13:54 GMT
    Racial tensions are exploding in Ferguson, Missouri following the police shooting death of an unarmed teenager and the ripple effects of what is happening are being felt in Atlanta.
    Racial tensions are exploding in Ferguson, Missouri following the police shooting death of an unarmed teenager and the ripple effects of what is happening are being felt in Atlanta.
  • 13 injuries reported in Cobb County crash

    13 injuries reported in Cobb County crash

    Thursday, August 14 2014 10:07 PM EDT2014-08-15 02:07:50 GMT
    Authorities in Cobb County say more than a dozen people were hurt in a crash in Marietta.
    Authorities in Cobb County say more than a dozen people were hurt in a crash in Marietta.
  • Woman attacked while walking home from work

    Woman attacked while walking home from work

    Thursday, August 14 2014 10:01 PM EDT2014-08-15 02:01:25 GMT
    Police say a woman survived a vicious attack in DeKalb County on August 2.
    Police say a woman survived a vicious attack in DeKalb County on August 2.
  • DeKalb Police Chief heads to Ferguson

    DeKalb Police Chief heads to Ferguson

    Thursday, August 14 2014 8:42 PM EDT2014-08-15 00:42:46 GMT
    DeKalb County's police chief plans to travel to Ferguson, Missouri, this weekend in his role as president of a black law enforcement association.
    DeKalb County's police chief plans to travel to Ferguson, Missouri, this weekend in his role as president of a black law enforcement association.
  • Mom charged with forcing kids to steal

    Mom charged with forcing kids to steal

    Thursday, August 14 2014 7:23 PM EDT2014-08-14 23:23:33 GMT
    A mother is accused of telling her three children to steal new shoes from a store in Coweta County.
    A mother is accused of telling her three children to steal new shoes from a store in Coweta County.
  • Former Georgia governor endorses Nunn's Senate bid

    Former Georgia governor endorses Nunn's Senate bid

    Former Georgia Gov. Zell Miller has released an advertisement supporting Democrat Michelle Nunn's campaign for U.S. Senate.
    Former Georgia Gov. Zell Miller has endorsed Democratic Senate nominee Michelle Nunn over Republican David Perdue.
  • 5 arrested in Effingham child sex investigation

    5 arrested in Effingham child sex investigation

    Georgia newsGeorgia news
    Sheriff's officials in east Georgia say five men have been arrested in a four-month long child sex investigation.
    Sheriff's officials in east Georgia say five men have been arrested in a four-month long child sex investigation.
  • Savannah health providers to pay $4M settlement

    Savannah health providers to pay $4M settlement

    Federal prosecutors say a Savannah-based health care company has agreed to settle claims that it submitted false claims to the government.
    A group of Savannah health care providers has agreed to pay $4 million to settle accusations that they billed Medicare for false and inflated claims.
  • Former plant manager says he lied to investigators

    Former plant manager says he lied to investigators

    A microbiologist with the Food and Drug Administration described taking swabs that tested positive for salmonella at a south Georgia peanut processing plant.
    A former manager of a south Georgia peanut processing plant blamed for a deadly salmonella outbreak says he lied to federal investigators to protect the company he worked for.
  • Congressman wants to curb military surplus program

    Congressman wants to curb military surplus program

    A Democratic congressman is introducing a bill to curb a Defense Department program that provides machine guns and other surplus military equipment for free to local law enforcement agencies across the country.
    A Democratic congressman is introducing a bill to curb a Defense Department program that provides machine guns and other surplus military equipment for free to local law enforcement agencies across the country.
  • New Insider Advantage polls show Republicans with narrow leads

    New Insider Advantage polls show Republicans with narrow leads

    Thursday, August 14 2014 6:58 PM EDT2014-08-14 22:58:09 GMT
    An InsiderAdvantage/Opinion Savvy survey of 719 likely voters shows both the contests for U.S. Senate and for governor of Georgia to be competitive races. The poll of ‘landline' and mobile device respondents was conducted August 12 and 13. The poll has a margin of error of 3.7%. For the full crosstabs and more on the poll itself visit www.insideradvantage.com and www.opinionsavvy.com.
    An InsiderAdvantage/Opinion Savvy survey of 719 likely voters shows both the contests for U.S. Senate and for governor of Georgia to be competitive races. The poll of ‘landline' and mobile device respondents was conducted August 12 and 13. The poll has a margin of error of 3.7%. For the full crosstabs and more on the poll itself visit www.insideradvantage.com and www.opinionsavvy.com.
  • GA agency approves state insurance plan framework

    GA agency approves state insurance plan framework

    Georgia Department of Community Health officials have established a framework for insurance plans that will be offered to state employees next year.
    Georgia Department of Community Health officials have established a framework for insurance plans that will be offered to state employees next year.
  • Ga. city agrees to settle suit over sewage spills

    Ga. city agrees to settle suit over sewage spills

    Georgia newsGeorgia news
    A rural Georgia city has agreed to make $830,000 worth of repairs and upgrades to its sewer system to settle a federal lawsuit by residents who complained that frequent spills flooded their homes and yards with raw...
    A rural Georgia city has agreed to make $830,000 worth of repairs and upgrades to its sewer system to settle a federal lawsuit by residents who complained that frequent spills flooded their homes and yards with raw waste.
  • Authorities probe death of Cobb County Jail inmate

    Authorities probe death of Cobb County Jail inmate

    Cobb County NewsCobb County News
    Authorities are investigating the death of an inmate at the Cobb County Jail.
    Authorities are investigating the death of an inmate at the Cobb County Jail.
  • School encourages students to eat fewer sweets

    School encourages students to eat fewer sweets

    Thursday, August 14 2014 6:49 PM EDT2014-08-14 22:49:54 GMT
    A DeKalb County elementary school has eliminated sweets in the lunch line and replaced them with fruits and vegetables.
    A DeKalb County elementary school has eliminated sweets in the lunch line and replaced them with fruits and vegetables.
  • Officer gets a life-savng gift

    Officer gets a life-savng gift

     A law enforcement officer Raleigh Callaway will be getting a life-saving gift. A FOX 5 viewer has reached out to give him a new kidney.
     A law enforcement officer Raleigh Callaway will be getting a life-saving gift. A FOX 5 viewer has reached out to give him a new kidney.

  • Fulton Sheriff helps the homeless

    Fulton Sheriff helps the homeless

     The Fulton County Sheriff's Office is trying to reach out to those who need help the most. Saturday, they hit the streets to give back to the homeless.
     The Fulton County Sheriff's Office is trying to reach out to those who need help the most. Saturday, they hit the streets to give back to the homeless.
  • Remember fallen Griffin officer

    Remember fallen Griffin officer

    Friends and colleges paid tribute to Officer Kevin Jordan who was killed a few months ago. Riders took to their motorcycles on a mission to make sure the family had the support they need.
    Friends and colleges paid tribute to Officer Kevin Jordan who was killed a few months ago. Riders took to their motorcycles on a mission to make sure the family had the support they need.
  • Brother saves 3-year-old sister

    Brother saves 3-year-old sister

     It was nearly a wedding day tragedy for a bride and groom as their 3-year-old daughter almost drowned in a pool, but thanks to some quick think by her brother, she is alive.
     It was nearly a wedding day tragedy for a bride and groom as their 3-year-old daughter almost drowned in a pool, but thanks to some quick think by her brother, she is alive.

  • Braves almost in the Hall of Fame

    Braves almost in the Hall of Fame

    Sunday, former Braves manager Bobby Cox and his two pitchers, Tom Glavin and Greg Maddux will officially be members of the Baseball Hall of Fame.
    Sunday, former Braves manager Bobby Cox and his two pitchers, Tom Glavin and Greg Maddux will officially be members of the Baseball Hall of Fame.
  • Police searching for suspect in deadly shooting

    Police searching for suspect in deadly shooting

    One man is dead after a brazen shooting on University Avenue on Saturday.
    One man is dead after a brazen shooting on University Avenue on Saturday.
  • Thieves steal 300 gallons of diesel from gas station

    Thieves steal 300 gallons of diesel from gas station

    It's a strange case of "pump and run." One store owner in Newton County says more than 300 gallons of diesel was swiped in the dead of night.
    It's a strange case of "pump and run." One store owner in Newton County says more than 300 gallons of diesel was swiped in the dead of night.
  • Atlanta police investigate sexual assault

    Atlanta police investigate sexual assault

    Police say they are taking a woman's complaint of a sexual assault seriously. She says she met her attacker outside a club on Metropolitan Parkway.
    Police say they are taking a woman's complaint of a sexual assault seriously. She says she met her attacker outside a club on Metropolitan Parkway.
  • Community mourns loss of coach

    Community mourns loss of coach

    Heavy hearts in one local community this weekend as students, staff and family mourn the loss of a popular teacher and coach. Bond Crosby passed away early Thursday from complications from a heart attack. He was just 28.
    Heavy hearts in one local community this weekend as students, staff and family mourn the loss of a popular teacher and coach. Bond Crosby passed away early Thursday from complications from a heart attack. He was just 28.
  • Mom: Child left on hot playground

    Mom: Child left on hot playground

    Police have opened an investigation into a local mom's shocking claims that her toddler was left alone on a hot playground for hours.
    Police have opened an investigation into a local mom's shocking claims that her toddler was left alone on a hot playground for hours.
  • "Selfie" helped get her arrested

    "Selfie" helped get her arrested

    Investigators say a woman's "selfie" helped land her behind bars for fraud. Tanya Monique Peel posted the photo to her Facebook page, but it landed her in jail.
    Investigators say a woman's "selfie" helped land her behind bars for fraud. Tanya Monique Peel posted the photo to her Facebook page, but it landed her in jail.
  • Man struck, killed by car on Atlanta roadway

    Man struck, killed by car on Atlanta roadway

    A young man has died after being hit by a car Sunday. Ken Hopps, 20, of Atlanta, was hit on Boat Rock Road moments after getting out of his car. Neighbors says it isn't the first tragedy has struck the road.
    A young man has died after being hit by a car Sunday. Ken Hopps, 20, of Atlanta, was hit on Boat Rock Road moments after getting out of his car. Neighbors says it isn't the first tragedy has struck the road.
  • The Big Hurt headed to Cooperstown

    The Big Hurt headed to Cooperstown

    Columbus, Georgia's Frank Thomas will be officially inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame next weekend. Known for his power at the plate, The Big Hurt hit 521 home runs during his 18-year career.
    Columbus, Georgia's Frank Thomas will be officially inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame next weekend. Known for his power at the plate, The Big Hurt hit 521 home runs during his 18-year career.
  • Saturday storms leave damage

    Saturday storms leave damage

    Saturday's storm dumped a lot of rain on parts of metro Atlanta and north Georgia for hours causing flooding and sending trees crashing down. Strong wings with those storms brought down a huge tree and on top of a car on Lindbergh Drive.
    Saturday's storm dumped a lot of rain on parts of metro Atlanta and north Georgia for hours causing flooding and sending trees crashing down. Strong wings with those storms brought down a huge tree and on top of a car on Lindbergh Drive.
  • Tree trapped two people in car

    Tree trapped two people in car

    Saturday's storm dumped a lot of rain on parts of metro Atlanta and north Georgia for hours causing flooding and sending trees crashing down. Strong wings with those storms brought down a huge tree and on top of a car on Lindbergh Drive.
    Saturday's storm dumped a lot of rain on parts of metro Atlanta and north Georgia for hours causing flooding and sending trees crashing down. Strong wings with those storms brought down a huge tree and on top of a car on Lindbergh Drive.
  • Emma Millican Park cleanup

    Emma Millican Park cleanup

    The heavy rain didn't stop volunteers from getting their hands dirty in a southwest Atlanta park. They spoke to FOX 5's Cory McGinnis about their passion for serving rain or shine.
    The heavy rain didn't stop volunteers from getting their hands dirty in a southwest Atlanta park. They spoke to FOX 5's Cory McGinnis about their passion for serving rain or shine.
  • CDC review hearing

    CDC review hearing

     Officials hold a review of Atlanta-based Centers for Disease Control and Prevention after several security and exposure concerns. The FOX Medical Team's Beth Galvin explains in the video above.

     Officials hold a review of Atlanta-based Centers for Disease Control and Prevention after several security and exposure concerns. The FOX Medical Team's Beth Galvin explains in the video above.

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