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Carrollton police: Fourth arrest made in 13-year-old's death Video included

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Three of the four suspects arrested in connection with the murder of a 13-year-old Carroll County teen are due in court Wednesday.
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Two arrested in DeKalb carjacking, grandfather fights back Video included

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Police say two men got into a shootout with a Lithonia grandfather, carjacked the driver of an AT&T van, then took Dekalb County Police on a chase on a major interstate. More>>

Heart group: E-cigarettes might help smokers quit

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By MARILYNN MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer The American Heart Association's first policy statement on electronic cigarettes backs them as a last resort to help smokers quit. The American Cancer... More>>

Former DeKalb commissioner to plead guilty Video included

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Former Commissioner Elaine Boyer was granted $25,000 bond after appearing in court for criminal charges accusing her of mail fraud conspiracy and wire fraud. More>>

Hidden fees in checking accounts: Who's transparent, who's not

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We already know about some of the fees our banks charge -- the monthly fee, the overdraft charge, out-of-network and minimum balance fees. That's standard stuff. But did you know that the average checking account has 30 fees attached? More>>

DeKalb Interim CEO promises transparency Video included

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Former DeKalb County Commissioner Elaine Boyer's sudden resignation and mounting legal problems are a black eye for DeKalb County at a time when taxpayer frustration is high and county support is low. DeKalb County Interim CEO Lee May tells FOX 5's George Franco he's going to turn the county around. More>>

Happy National Dog Day!

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Happy National Dog Day! Also known as National Dog Appreciation Day, the holiday has been celebrated every year on August 26 since 2004. More>>

Gwinnett Co. schools confirm molestation investigation Video included

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A mother tells FOX 5 her first grader was molested by an older student at a Gwinnett County elementary school. More>>

Michigan teen found in Gwinnett Co. hotel

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A missing Michigan teenager has been found in metro Atlanta. More>>

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  • Carrollton police: Fourth arrest made in 13-year-old's death

    Carrollton police: Fourth arrest made in 13-year-old's death

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 6:49 AM EDT2014-08-27 10:49:20 GMT
    Three of the four suspects arrested in connection with the murder of a 13-year-old Carroll County teen are due in court Wednesday.
    Three of the four suspects arrested in connection with the murder of a 13-year-old Carroll County teen are due in court Wednesday.
  • DeKalb Interim CEO promises transparency

    DeKalb Interim CEO promises transparency

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 11:01 PM EDT2014-08-27 03:01:02 GMT
    Former DeKalb County Commissioner Elaine Boyer's sudden resignation and mounting legal problems are a black eye for DeKalb County at a time when taxpayer frustration is high and county support is low. DeKalb County Interim CEO Lee May tells FOX 5's George Franco he's going to turn the county around.
    Former DeKalb County Commissioner Elaine Boyer's sudden resignation and mounting legal problems are a black eye for DeKalb County at a time when taxpayer frustration is high and county support is low. DeKalb County Interim CEO Lee May tells FOX 5's George Franco he's going to turn the county around.
  • Former DeKalb commissioner to plead guilty

    Former DeKalb commissioner to plead guilty

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 10:46 PM EDT2014-08-27 02:46:11 GMT
    Former Commissioner Elaine Boyer was granted $25,000 bond after appearing in court for criminal charges accusing her of mail fraud conspiracy and wire fraud.
    Former Commissioner Elaine Boyer was granted $25,000 bond after appearing in court for criminal charges accusing her of mail fraud conspiracy and wire fraud.
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  • Hidden fees in checking accounts: Who's transparent, who's not

    Hidden fees in checking accounts: Who's transparent, who's not

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 8:10 AM EDT2014-08-27 12:10:06 GMT
    We already know about some of the fees our banks charge -- the monthly fee, the overdraft charge, out-of-network and minimum balance fees. That's standard stuff. But did you know that the average checking account has 30 fees attached?
    We already know about some of the fees our banks charge -- the monthly fee, the overdraft charge, out-of-network and minimum balance fees. That's standard stuff. But did you know that the average checking account has 30 fees attached?
  • Judge mulling sanctions related to ethics trial

    Judge mulling sanctions related to ethics trial

    Monday, August 25 2014 6:29 PM EDT2014-08-25 22:29:27 GMT
    A judge is deciding whether to sanction the Georgia attorney general's office, the state ethics commission and the commission's director for not releasing certain documents in a whistleblower trial.
    A judge is deciding whether to sanction the Georgia attorney general's office, the state ethics commission and the commission's director for not releasing certain documents in a whistleblower trial.
  • Controversial Hindu preacher found guilty

    Controversial Hindu preacher found guilty

    Monday, August 25 2014 4:19 PM EDT2014-08-25 20:19:49 GMT
    A federal jury in Atlanta returned a guilty verdict on all 34 counts against a ?controversial Hindu preacher?.
    A federal jury in Atlanta returned a guilty verdict on all 34 counts against a ?controversial Hindu preacher?.
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    The dream of adoption has come true for many of the children featured on Wednesday's Child and now one young boy has a forever family.
    The dream of adoption has come true for many of the children featured on Wednesday's Child and now one young boy has a forever family.
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    Wednesday's Child: Jesse

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    Jesse is an open-minded, caring, eager-to-please and creative teen who enjoys taking pictures, reading, dancing, listening to music and having a good conversation.
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    Wednesday's Child: Eric's success story

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    FOX 5 first featured Eric on Wednesday's Child more than a year ago with the Atlanta Police Department and now he's spending his days with his new dad!
    FOX 5 first featured Eric on Wednesday's Child more than a year ago with the Atlanta Police Department and now he's spending his days with his new dad!
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