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City of Atlanta donates thousands to Dr. Jackie’s 50 Shades ...

This past weekend, the 50 Shades of Pink Foundation, founded by “Married to Medicine” star and two-time breast cancer survivor Dr. Jackie Walters, presented its fifth annual fashion show and gala at Atlanta City Hall. Hundreds ...
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DRUGS: Marijuana Reclassified In Atlanta, Victory For Many

Atlanta mayoral candidate Kwanza Hall passed legislation (17-O-1152) he introduced March 20 in Atlanta City Council that will dramatically reduce the penalty for marijuana possession and make it a non-arrestable offense. The vote passed unanimously. Hall thanked the city’s ...
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Magnitude Of Irma Drives 5M To Evacuation From Florida

Hurricane Irma’s relentless advance on Florida narrowed the window for residents to get to safely, with the latest forecasts shifting landfall southwest of the heavily populated Miami metro area. The enormous storm regained Category 5 status ...
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Trump resistance groups look beyond Washington for victories

The Virginia House of Delegates. The Arizona attorney general’s office. Atlanta City Hall. Seats of power unaccustomed to intense political attention are the focus of liberal groups as they try to turn the Trump resistance movement ...
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Racist police officer tells White woman, ‘We only kill Black ...

A routine traffic stop became a platform for a White police officer to reveal his true colors. The incident occurred in Cobb County, Georgia, a suburb of Atlanta. Dashcam video of the traffic stop was ...
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Dr. Jackie hosts panel after ‘Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks’ ...

Atlanta’s own Dr. Jacqueline Walters, an obstetrician and gynecologist at Comprehensive Women’s OB-GYN and two-time breast cancer survivor, moderated the panel discussion following the private screening of  “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks”  at the World of ...
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T.I. blasts the ‘insanity’ of racism, White supremacy at townhall ...

The events that took place in Charlottesville has revealed the ugly truth about where we stand today with race in American. From White nationalists rallies, to violence and death, to the call for removal of ...
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2 Chainz Launches Tour in Pink ‘Trap’ Wheelchair After Breaking ...

‘I can’t let my fans down besides I’m passionate about this s–t!!” he wrote on Instagram. 2 Chainz has clearly learned some lessons from Dave Grohl. Just like the Foo Fighters leader, the “Door Swangin'” rapper is not ...
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Sad Announcement: ‘L&HH’ Star Rod ‘Shooter’ Gates’ Son Shockingly Killed

‘L&HH: Atlanta’ star Rod ‘Shooter’ Gates announced on August 7 that his eldest son, Rod Jr., tragically passed away. He mourned his late son in a touching Instagram post to his friends and followers. Rod ...
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R.I.P. Yung Mazi Murdered In Atlanta, Once Claimed To Be ...

Yung Mazi, an up and coming rapper from Atlanta, was shot to death in his hometown Sunday night (Aug. 6). Atlanta’s 11 Alive News reported that the deadly shooting happened at around 8:55 p.m. in ATL’s Kirkwood community near the ...
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Infamous Peter Street in Atlanta | People Hurt When Roof ...

ATLANTA – Jaha Williams was sitting at the bar enjoying a meal at the Blu Cantina Lounge on Peters Street in the Castleberry Hill neighborhood Monday evening during a driving rainstorm when she said she heard a ...
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Waka Flocka to perform at inaugural DreamHack Atlanta digital festival

Atlanta-based recording artist and rapper Waka Flocka will perform at DreamHack Atlanta on the main stage Friday, July 21 at 10:30 p.m. DreamHack’s musical entertainment will begin that evening at 7 p.m. (complete lineup to ...