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Students home safe from Israel Video included

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Two local girls have made it home safely after spending weeks in a war zone. More>>

Motorists stop DUI driver with child in backseat Video included

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Concerned bystanders helped stop a dangerous driver and then made a surprising find inside the car. More>>

2 men injured at Family Dollar shooting Video included

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Police are investigating a shooting that began at a Family Dollar in Northwest Atlanta and left two men injured. More>>

Fire destroys 8 units at Cobb apartment complex

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A massive fire destroyed eight units at a Cobb County apartment complex Tuesday night. More>>

Deal announces 'Go Back Move Ahead' campaign

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Georgia is launching a campaign to get adults back in school who started but didn't finish their degrees. More>>

Clayton County animal shelter complaints Video included

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Two animal rescue groups are targeting the Clayton County Animal Shelter and accusing it of killing dogs in secret. More>>

Rickey Smiley helps Douglasville homeless hero Video included

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A nationally syndicated radio show host is reaching out to a young hero whose family recently lost their home. More>>

Whistleblower lawsuit filed against Adjutant General Jim Butterworth Video included

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A former TV anchorwoman says she was hired by the Georgia National Guard's top commander to correct mistakes exposed by the FOX 5 I-team. More>>

Police zone struck by crime Video included

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The Atlanta Police Department has a crime issue. In this case, officers are not responding to victims but are the victims.
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Lumpkin and Dawson church break-in arrests Video included

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Two men have been arrested in connection to a string of church break-ins. More>>

Parents sue school system in gym mat death

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The parents of a south Georgia teenager found dead inside a rolled-up gym mat at school have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against school administrators. More>>

GDOT: expect traffic delays for filming

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A movie crew will be filming Wednesday at three locations in Northeast Georgia and will most likely cause traffic delays. More>>

Woman to make court appearance in hot car case Video included

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Authorities say a woman accused of leaving four young children in a locked SUV is expected to make her first court appearance Tuesday. More>>

Man killed in plane crash on beach was stationed at Ga. base Video included

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The man killed during a freak plane crash on a Florida Gulf Coast beach near Sarasota, where he and his wife were celebrating their anniversary, was stationed at a military base in Georgia. More>>

Demolition continues at historic Friendship Baptist Church Video included

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Demolition started Monday for a piece of Atlanta’s history. More>>

Mom confronts Ray McBerry over modeling request Video included

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A twice-failed candidate for Georgia governor found himself face-to-face with a mother furious over what he was trying to do this month with her teenage daughter. More>>

Police: illegal club problem in SE Atlanta Video included

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Illegal clubs are popping up in vacant homes across town and police say a man was shot and killed at one of these parties over the weekend. More>>

Piedmont Road reopens after suspicious package

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Atlanta Police have shut down a busy intersection in Buckhead due to a suspicious package. More>>

Former Georgia runner dies in car accident

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Former University of Georgia 400-meter runner Torrin Lawrence has died in a car accident.
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Man dies in DeKalb country club landscaping accident

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A maintenance worker at a DeKalb County country club died in an accident on the job Monday afternoon. More>>

Long lines on first day of Rockdale schools Video included

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A security slowdown, led to the back-to-school back-up at several Rockdale County Schools Monday.
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APD revamps pistol training Video included

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The city of Atlanta is making another change to how police officers train with their weapons. More>>

Six Flags hosting 'Fright Fest' recruitment event

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Six Flags Over Georgia is looking to hire hundreds of workers to staff the park's annual Halloween event. More>>

Pilot killed in Rabun Co. plane crash identified Video included

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The Rabun County coroner has identified the pilot killed when his small plane crashed in northeast Georgia as 62-year-old Ernest Merkelis of Clayton. More>>

WWII-era plane crash leaves two injured in Coweta Co.

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Officials are investigating the crash of a World War II-era plane in Coweta County on Saturday afternoon. More>>

Georgia OLB Bellamy faces DUI, speeding charges

Georgia freshman outside linebacker Davin Bellamy has been arrested by Athens-Clarke County police on charges of driving under the influence and speeding. More>>

GOP works to avert Senate upset in Georgia

Republicans are on the offensive in the Georgia Senate race, attacking Michelle Nunn as a rubber stamp for President Barack Obama and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid. More>>

Police investigating fatal crash in Cobb County

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Police are investigating a crash that killed a 50-year-old man in Marietta. More>>

Promises of easier nuclear construction fall short

The U.S. nuclear industry has started building its first new plants in decades using prefabricated Lego-like blocks meant to save time and money. So far, it's not working. More>>

Savannah displays maps tracing city's origins

Savannah's city government is celebrating its 225th year by displaying a collection of historic maps that show just how much Georgia's oldest city has changed. More>>

Excursions set for Okefenokee, Cumberland Island

Federal agencies that oversee Cumberland Island and the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge in southeast Georgia are planning weekend paddling excursions this fall for the public to explore their wildest corners. More>>

Course offered for commercial license instructors

The Georgia Department of Driver Services plans to offer a free course for people seeking to become commercial driver's license instructors. More>>

Hundreds of demonstrators rally in Atlanta over war in Gaza

Hundreds of protesters on either side of the war in Gaza faced off on a busy downtown Atlanta street Friday, chanting and waving signs or flags. More>>

Dueling ethics complaints filed in Ga. gov race

A former state lawmaker has filed an ethics complaint against Democrat Jason Carter, whose campaign manager has since filed similar complaints against Gov. Nathan Deal. More>>

Atlanta federal offices to reopen after outage

The Sam Nunn Atlanta Federal Center is expected to reopen for business on Monday. More>>

Hundreds see James Brown film premiere in Augusta

Filmmakers and stars of the new James Brown movie have given the soul singer's hometown a first look at their finished work. More>>

Gunman robs Athens sex shop, assaults customer

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Police are searching for a gunman who robbed an Athens sex shop and pistol whipped a customer who refused to hand over his wallet. More>>

UGA seeking vice president for instruction

The University of Georgia has appointed a search committee to begin a national search for a vice president for instruction. More>>

Georgia man dies while snorkeling off Key Largo

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A 71-year-old Georgia man has died while snorkeling off Key Largo. More>>

Henry Co. woman shot and killed by officer Video included

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Authorities are investigating an officer involved shooting that left one woman dead in Henry County. More>>

Lull in Gaza conflict as protesters take to Atlanta streets Video included

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Israel-Hamas fighting looked headed for escalation after U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry failed Friday to broker a weeklong truce as a first step toward a broader deal and Israel's defense minister warned Israel might soon expand its Gaza ground operation "significantly."
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TSA adds second pre-check application site

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Do you hate those long lines at the airport? TSA officials announced on Friday that Hartsfield Jackson International Airport is adding a second pre-check application site. More>>

Police searching for shooter in Sandy Springs Video included

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Police are searching for a killer in Sandy Springs who shot a man Thursday afternoon. More>>

"Smiley for Kylie" helps Georgia girl fight cancer Video included

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A young Georgia girl battling cancer has a smile so infectious it has people from across the world sending her smiling photos. More>>

Downtown Atlanta streetcars will impact your travel Video included

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Heavy construction for the downtown Atlanta streetcar is all complete. And yes, it was a headache for motorists.Now planners are mapping out a strategy to make sure motorists don’t suffer another headache when the service begins. More>>

2 women hospitalized after wrong-way crash on I-575 Video included

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Two young women are recovering from a terrible crash early Saturday morning. More>>

Legal ethics expert: Crisis of Public Confidence Video included

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The Georgia State Professor of Law and Ethics says Georgia citizens are facing a crisis of public confidence due to the unfolding drama at the Georgia Government Transparency and Campaign Finance Commission. More>>

Arraignment hearing for man accused in toddler's death Video included

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The man accused of killing a toddler and leading deputies on a chase throughout Lithonia was back in the DeKalb County Courthouse Thursday morning. More>>

Woman charged with DUI, Sandy Springs officer injured in GA 400 crash

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Police tell FOX 5 that a 39-year-old woman was charged with DUI and failure to maintain lane after crashing into a Sandy Springs patrol car on Wednesday. More>>

Explosive device prompts neighborhood evacuation Video included

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A homemade bomb prompts an evacuation of a Clayton County neighborhood. Investigators say a teenager is behind the scare. The explosion rattled residents on Cedar Bend Court late Wednesday.
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Family of man shot in park gets $1.5M

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The family of an unarmed Georgia man fatally shot in a northern New Jersey park by a county sheriff's officer has settled a wrongful death lawsuit.Defarra
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Man armed with sword attacks officer Video included

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A Covington police officer was forced to open fire on a man wielding a medieval sword.
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Hall Co. daycare will not appeal license revocation

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A Hall County daycare that was shut down after a toddler was badly burned will stay closed. More>>

Investigators: 'culture of theft' at water department Video included

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A city hall investigation confirms the suspicion that Atlanta water workers are stealing from the city. More>>

'Final Flame' speaks out about upcoming James Brown movie Video included

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He wowed crowds alongside James Brown, and now Nafloyd Scott wants to make sure his story is heard, as a new movie about the legend gets ready to hit the big screen. More>>

Atlanta Cyclorama painting to move across town Video included

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Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed says the massive Atlanta Cyclorama painting, which has been on display in Grant Park for the past century, will be moved to the Atlanta History Center in the city's Buckhead area. More>>

FOX Medical Team

5 fat-burning foods you should try Video included

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Tired of working out with no payoff, or counting calories and still not losing weight? Healthy chef Nancy Waldeck at the Family Wellness Center at Piedmont Atlanta Hospital pulled together five fat-burning foods you need to discover! More>>

Cobb Co. police officer shortage Video included

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A police advocate tells FOX 5 there aren’t enough police officers patrolling Cobb County and the situation is turning dire. More>>

Airlines scrap Israel flights over missile fear Video included

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In a sign of increased caution about flying near combat zones, U.S. and European airlines halted flights to Israel Tuesday after a rocket landed near Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport. More>>

City council votes to keep Douglasville Police Chief Video included

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After hours of discussion, the fate of the Douglasville Police Chief has been decided. More>>

Pharmacist accused of recording video up woman's skirt Video included

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A Gwinnett County Kroger pharmacist is accused of trying to record under a woman’s skirt with his cell phone. More>>

Police search for 'well-dressed' robbers Video included

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Police are searching for two men described as “well-dressed robbers.” More>>

DeKalb sheriff’s race controversial ad Video included

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A political flier mailed to DeKalb County voters has become the talk of the Sheriff’s runoff race. More>>

Atlanta city worker attacked on the job Video included

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A female city of Atlanta worker was attacked while on the job. More>>

SKYFOX Traffic Alert

Tractor-trailer crash halts traffic on Interstate 85 Video included

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A tractor-trailer crash brought traffic on Interstate 85 northbound to a standstill early Monday. The collision happened near the Interstate 85 / I-285 interchange .Shortly after 3:45am, the large truck 'jack knifed', striking a retaining wall.
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Rockdale Co. man dies after altercation with teen Video included

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Police say a young man is being charged with involuntary manslaughter following a fight Friday night. More>>

Without radar, missile may not have identified jet

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If Ukrainian rebels shot down the Malaysian jetliner, killing 298 people, it may have been because they didn't have the right systems in place to distinguish between military and civilian aircraft, experts said Saturday. More>>

Crash, gunfire closes busy road near I-20

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Police are trying to find the men involved in a shootout near a MARTA rail station on Saturday. More>>

Police investigate 4 robberies in 1 night Video included

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Police are trying to figure out who is responsible for four armed robberies in less than two hours. More>>

1 dead in shooting and fire scene at DeKalb condo complex Video included

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One person is dead and two people have been taken to the hospital after what appears to be a shooting and fire scene at a DeKalb County condominium complex.
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Governor reacts to Ethics allegations Video included

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The Governor sat down with Senior Fox 5 I-Team Reporter Dale Russell for his first television interview following allegations of strong-arming by a member of his staff. More>>

Stranded casino ship frees itself, docks in Ga.

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The Coast Guard says a casino boat has returned to its dock after pulling itself loose from a rocky sandbar off the Georgia and South Carolina coasts where it ran aground during a passenger cruise. More>>

Woman caught stealing money from donation jar Video included

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Police need your help finding a woman who stole donations meant for a local man’s future. More>>

Wild animal attacks beloved Coweta Co. dog Video included

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A Coweta County woman says her beloved dog was snatched right out from under her nose by a predator. More>>

Police report details stolen weapons from unmarked police car Video included

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An Atlanta police report details what was taken in the break-in in of a law enforcement vehicle in late June.

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Anthem College faces possible closure Video included

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Some local college students are upset after receiving an email saying their school may be closing in a matter of weeks. More>>

Armed robbery at Henry Co. convenience store Video included

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Henry County police are searching for a man who robbed and pistol whipped a clerk at a Henry County convenience store. More>>

Bond set for Clayton Co. man who left child in car Video included

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The man accused of leaving his baby in his car seat in a hot car while he ran into the Clayton County Courthouse appeared before a judge on Tuesday. More>>

Exclusive Interview with Ethics Director Holly LaBerge who says Governor Deal's staff threatened her Video included

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The woman at the center of the controversial Governor Deal campaign finance investigation is fighting back.

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Party bus driver charged with DUI after leaving passengers stranded Video included

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A group of people hired a party bus driver over the weekend and the man they hired is accused of drinking and driving them around. More>>

Grandfather, grandson killed in Carroll Co. plane crash Video included

Authorities have released the names of the two people killed in the crash of a small experimental aircraft Sunday in Carroll County.

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Forsyth County fugitive captured

He has been on the run for years from Forysth County detectives, but finally they have their man. Kenneth Dustin Grant is accused of drugging young girls and assaulting them.
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Families receive help getting back to school

In just a few weeks, children will be heading back to school. This means they will need school supplies and other necessities, but what about those children who are less fortunate? FOX 5's Cory McGinnis has more on how Hosea Feed the Hungry is stepping in to help.
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I-Team: How close was Cooper’s car seat? Video included

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Of all the questions that have surfaced in the death of Cooper Harris in his father's hot car, the biggest is the most simple: how could Ross Harris not notice his son in the back seat?
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Lightning sparks 2 Gwinnett Co. house fires Video included

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Gwinnett County firefighters were called out to several house fires Friday night. More>>

King Center celebrates Civil Rights Act of 1964 Video included

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A celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 was held Friday at the King Center. More>>

Water employee accused of demanding free food Video included

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A new report alleges an Atlanta water department employee demanded bribes from one of the city’s most famous businesses, Manuel’s Tavern. More>>

Harris Case Coverage

PayPal to issue refunds for Harris family donations

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The online payment site PayPal says it will give refunds to people who donated to a fundraising campaign for a Georgia family whose toddler died in a hot car. More>>

Ross Harris loses job, wife gets a lawyer Video included

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As much of the nation watches their sensational story, Ross Harris was fired Thursday, and his wife got a lawyer.
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Former superintendent too sick to stand trial Video included

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Oncologist Dr. Laura Weakland told the court back in April that indicted former superintendent Dr. Beverly Hall's stage 4 breast cancer had spread to her liver and bone. More>>

Multi-car crash shuts down I-20 EB

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A multiple vehicle crash, involving a tractor trailer, caused all lanes to be blocked off on Interstate 20 Eastbound Thursday afternoon. More>>

Mysterious caller offers to install software on family's home computer Video included

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A family says a stranger tried to get into their home and their computer claiming he worked for their child’s school. More>>

Refund questions regarding Ross Harris fundraiser Video included

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Shocking details in the case against Ross Harris have played a big role in destroying public support for the Cobb County man. More>>

Gwinnett woman claims she was wrongly arrested Video included

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A Gwinnett County woman says she was arrested and hauled off to jail and had no idea why. More>>

Law firm receives death threats in Ross Harris case Video included

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The law firm representing Ross Harris is getting death threats. More>>

Fulton Co. property tax increase Video included

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If you live in Fulton County, you will likely pay more property taxes this year. More>>

DeKalb Co. murder trial continues Video included

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The second day of testimony wrapped up Wednesday in the trial of a man accused of killing a 19-year-old.
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Many oppose expansion at MARTA meeting Video included

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Alpharetta residents attended a meeting Tuesday night regarding a proposal from MARTA to expand up the 400 corridor. More>>

Man robbed at gunpoint near MARTA station Video included

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A local man is recovering from a serious scare after someone stuck a gun in his face near a busy MARTA station. More>>

Leanna Harris visits husband in jail Video included

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With a cloud of tragedy, suspicion, and speculation following her family, Leanna Harris went to the Cobb County Jail to visit her husband Tuesday.
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Man rescued from overturned moving truck Video included

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A man was rescued from a moving van after the truck rolled over in a three-car-wreck. More>>

Beloved goat survives brutal dog attack Video included

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A baby goat beloved by school children and his northeast Atlanta community nearly died after a brutal dog attack. More>>

Police warn about Midtown ‘fix your car scam’ Video included

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Atlanta police are warning people about a dangerous scam in Midtown. More>>

Southwest DeKalb parents outraged over teacher transfers Video included

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With just weeks before the start of the school year, many parents are worried about the future of Southwest DeKalb High School.
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Woman attacked at Edgewood shopping center Video included

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Investigators are looking for a young black male who brutally attacked a woman on Saturday at the Edgewood Retail Center.
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Man arrested in Lake Allatoona boat wreck Video included

Authorities say five people, including a 4-month-old child, were injured in a boat crash on Lake Allatoona in Bartow County. More>>

Warrants released in case of father accused in son's death Video included

The day after a judge denied bond for Justin Ross Harris, authorities released more documents outlining evidence in the murder case against him for the death of his 22-month-old son in a hot car. More>>

2-alarm fire displaces 7 DeKalb families

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Seven families have been displaced after an overnight fire at a DeKalb County apartment complex.  More>>

Clayton officer charged in road rage incident, victim speaks to FOX 5

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A warrant has been released on a Clayton County police officer facing charges in Henry County. More>>

Behind the scenes of the Lenox Square fireworks Video included

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Paul Milliken shows us what it takes to put the Lenox Square 4th of July fireworks together.
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3 indicted in crash that killed Gregg Allman movie crew member

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Three people, including the director, have been indicted on criminal charges stemming from a fatal crash in which a freight train plowed into the crew working on a movie about rocker Gregg Allman in southeast Georgia. More>>

State representative calls for illegal sign cleanup in Fulton Co. Video included

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People in Southwest Fulton County tell FOX 5 they are sick of signs and they are asking for the city’s help to clean up the clutter. More>>

Detention officer reinstated after fight with inmate Video included

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A DeKalb County detention officer is back on the job after getting into a fight with an inmate. More>>

Police: flasher targets women grocery shopping in Peachtree City Video included

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Police say a man has been exposing himself to women at a Kroger in Peachtree City targeting a specific kind of victim. More>>

Dozens rally against suspended officer in Thomaston Video included

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A rally was held in the city of Thomaston Tuesday night to protest the firing of a suspended officer. More>>

Former Farm Manager wants criminal probe Video included

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A Fox 5 I-Team investigation into a troubled organic farm has caused a stir among longtime farm-to-table growers. A farm that admits it broke its promises to popular restaurants all over metro Atlanta. More>>

911 tape released: witness believes operator mishandled call Video included

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A man claims a 911 operator got into a debate with him over the phone when he saw a woman getting carjacked and FOX 5 has the 911 tape from the incident. More>>

Christian school fails teachers and students Video included

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A private school in Snellville keeps getting a failing grade in one important subject: paying its teachers.But how is that possible when Integrity Christian Academy collected a big chunk of tax money? The bigger question: where did it go? More>>

Fawn rescued from retention pond Video included

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An animal control officer is being credited with rescuing a fawn stuck in a retention pond in Forsyth County. More>>

Justices: Can't make employers cover contraception Video included

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The Supreme Court says corporations can hold religious objections that allow them to opt out of the new health law requirement that they cover contraceptives for women.
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Woman's warning after terrifying ride home with 3 grandchildren Video included

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A local woman is recovering from a scare that could have been so much more. More>>

Police: 'door flipping' on the rise in Marietta Video included

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Marietta police are warning about a rise in “door flipping.” Police say criminals walk through parking lots and simply flip door handles, to see which ones are unlocked.

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Fast food customer pulls shotgun on employees at Hardee's Video included

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Newnan police confirm an outraged fast food customer pulled a shotgun on employees because he didn’t get an order of french fries. More>>

Clark Atlanta security guard charged with peeping tom Video included

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A Clark Atlanta University security guard has been arrested after a woman told police she caught him spying on a neighbor. More>>

Father and son arrested in Senoia million-dollar pot bust Video included

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Residents of one Coweta County subdivision were surprised when federal and local drug agents swooped down on a home in their quiet neighborhood. More>>

Police investigate Athens attempted abduction Video included

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Athens-Clarke County police are searching for a man who tried to snatch a little girl off the street. More>>

Clayton Co. teen shot and killed Video included

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A teen was shot and killed at a home in Riverdale Tuesday night. More>>

Agency: 2 minors left in Douglas County courthouse cell over weekend Video included

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The Department of Juvenile Justice is investigating how two minors, one in custody of the DJJ, were left in a holding cell at the Douglas County Courthouse over the weekend. More>>

Ga. agency responds to child safety probe backlog

The interim director of the Georgia Division of Family and Children Services has ordered mandatory overtime to address backlogged child protective services investigations. More>>

Renewed search for missing young veteran Video included

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It has been nearly three months since an Iraq Veteran from Kennesaw disappeared without a trace.
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FOX Medical Team

Burned: Teen shares cooking dangers Video included

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Lauren Davis is 14, a competitive cheerleader, and a smart kid, who learned a very tough lesson. Wearing a black compression glove that covers her badly burned left hand, she says, “I learned to never leave the kitchen while you're cooking. It happened very fast."
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Forsyth County

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A Forsyth County business was damaged by a strong afternoon storm Monday. A metal building at Midway Building Supply was partially taken down by strong winds. More>>

Portugal rescues 2-2 draw with US at World Cup Video included

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Cristiano Ronaldo set up Varela for a late equalizer on a hot and humid night in the jungle Sunday to give Portugal a 2-2 draw with the United States and hope for a spot in the second round of the World Cup.
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  • Obama eats ribs with 4 Kansas City letter writers

    Obama eats ribs with 4 Kansas City letter writers

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:12 PM EDT2014-07-30 02:12:58 GMT
    President Barack Obama plans to chew over the concerns of heartland Americans by taking four Kansas City residents out to dinner.
    President Barack Obama feasted on barbecue Tuesday with four people who wrote him letters in a trip to highlight the struggles of working families in American's heartland, as the clock ticked on pressing issues before...
  • China: Ex-security czar Zhou under investigation

    China: Ex-security czar Zhou under investigation

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 9:17 PM EDT2014-07-30 01:17:27 GMT
    China's Communist Party says it has launched an investigation into a former domestic security chief who was once among the country's most feared leaders.
    China's ruling Communist Party announced an investigation into a feared ex-security chief, demonstrating President Xi Jinping's firm grip on power and breaking a longstanding taboo against publicly targeting the...
  • Senate passes highway bill, sends it back to House

    Senate passes highway bill, sends it back to House

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:47 PM EDT2014-07-30 00:47:27 GMT
    The Senate is scheduled to take up legislation Tuesday to keep federal highway money flowing to states, with just three days left before the government plans to start slowing down payments.
    The Senate voted Tuesday to keep federal highway money flowing to the states into December but only after rejecting the House's reliance on what lawmakers called a funding "gimmick" and moving to force a post-election...
  • 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.

  • 3 shootings reported overnight

    3 shootings reported overnight

     

    Three different shootings were reported around the metro Atlanta area overnight.
  • Goose with arrow in neck captured

    Goose with arrow in neck captured

     The goose that was first featured on FOX 5 news in April has been captured. The bird, known to locals as Steve the Goose, has finally had the arrow removed and is recovering.


     The goose that was first featured on FOX 5 news in April has been captured. The bird, known to locals as Steve the Goose, has finally had the arrow removed and is recovering.



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