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  • Report: Atlanta officer arrested for murder in Hapeville, attempted to flee to Mexico

    Report: Atlanta officer arrested for murder in Hapeville, attempted to flee to Mexico

    Thursday, August 28 2014 11:20 AM EDT2014-08-28 15:20:53 GMT
    The Hapeville Police Department arrested an Atlanta officer wanted in connection to the murder of a 26-year-old woman.
    The Hapeville Police Department arrested an Atlanta officer wanted in connection to the murder of a 26-year-old woman.
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    Taco Thursday: Red Pepper Taqueria

    Taco Thursday: Red Pepper Taqueria

    Thursday, August 28 2014 10:19 AM EDT2014-08-28 14:19:31 GMT
    Are you addicted to tacos? So are the folks at Red Pepper Taqueria, and they would love nothing more than to help feed your taco addiction on a regular basis.
    Are you addicted to tacos? So are the folks at Red Pepper Taqueria, and they would love nothing more than to help feed your taco addiction on a regular basis.
  • Corrections officers attacked by inmates

    Corrections officers attacked by inmates

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 11:02 PM EDT2014-08-28 03:02:47 GMT
    FOX 5 has learned a corrections officer at the Atlanta city jail was attacked by more than a dozen inmates on Wednesday.
    FOX 5 has learned a corrections officer at the Atlanta city jail was attacked by more than a dozen inmates on Wednesday.
  • Patient: Hospice company failed me too

    Patient: Hospice company failed me too

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 10:37 PM EDT2014-08-28 02:37:56 GMT
    The state is now looking into a defunct hospice provider originally investigated by the Fox 5 I-Team.
    The state is now looking into a defunct hospice provider originally investigated by the Fox 5 I-Team.
  • GSU officer stabbed at Woodruff Park, APD officer shoots attacker

    GSU officer stabbed at Woodruff Park, APD officer shoots attacker

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 10:08 PM EDT2014-08-28 02:08:55 GMT
    Officials confirm an Atlanta Police officer shot a man at Woodruff Park after the suspect assaulted a Georgia State University Police officer with a knife.
    Officials confirm an Atlanta Police officer shot a man at Woodruff Park after the suspect assaulted a Georgia State University Police officer with a knife.
  • Douglasville police search for Waffle House burglars

    Douglasville police search for Waffle House burglars

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-28 02:03:59 GMT
    Police are searching for four men who robbed a Waffle House in Douglasville last week.
    Police are searching for four men who robbed a Waffle House in Douglasville last week.
  • Daughter saves father’s life in Buford

    Daughter saves father’s life in Buford

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 9:49 PM EDT2014-08-28 01:49:03 GMT
    A Buford man says he owes his life to his little girl. Ernie Baca is alive after a seizure on Sunday and there's a good chance his 5-year-old daughter, Aliyah, is the one to thank.
    A Buford man says he owes his life to his little girl. Ernie Baca is alive after a seizure on Sunday and there's a good chance his 5-year-old daughter, Aliyah, is the one to thank.
  • CDC worker under surveillance for Ebola

    CDC worker under surveillance for Ebola

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 7:21 PM EDT2014-08-27 23:21:36 GMT
    Officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced Wednesday that one of their staff members has returned from West Africa after low-risk exposure to the Ebola virus.
    Officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced Wednesday that one of their staff members has returned from West Africa after low-risk exposure to the Ebola virus.
  • Big payout fight at Atlanta City Hall

    Big payout fight at Atlanta City Hall

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 7:18 PM EDT2014-08-27 23:18:40 GMT
    An Atlanta city councilwoman says the administration of mayor Kasim Reed broke the law when it approved special pay for a handful of employees.
    An Atlanta city councilwoman says the administration of mayor Kasim Reed broke the law when it approved special pay for a handful of employees.
  • Parent files lawsuit over guns in schools

    Parent files lawsuit over guns in schools

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 6:48 PM EDT2014-08-27 22:48:00 GMT
    Another Georgia parent has sued his children's school district over guns. The lawsuit is directed at Fulton County schools.

    Another Georgia parent has sued his children's school district over guns. The lawsuit is directed at Fulton County schools.

  • Mom-to-be battles aggressive breast cancer during pregnancy

    Mom-to-be battles aggressive breast cancer during pregnancy

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 6:40 PM EDT2014-08-27 22:40:40 GMT
    The FOX Medical Team's Beth Galvin introduces us to a mother who had to undergo chemo while she was pregnant.
    The FOX Medical Team's Beth Galvin introduces us to a mother who had to undergo chemo while she was pregnant.
  • Police make arrests in deadly Duluth home invasion

    Police make arrests in deadly Duluth home invasion

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 6:14 PM EDT2014-08-27 22:14:34 GMT
    Duluth police have three of the six suspects in custody in connection with a deadly home invasion.
    Duluth police have three of the six suspects in custody in connection with a deadly home invasion.
  • Arrest in Meriwether Co. murder case

    Arrest in Meriwether Co. murder case

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 5:43 PM EDT2014-08-27 21:43:33 GMT
    Investigators say a surveillance photo helped lead to the arrest of a person of interest in the murder of a 62-year-old Meriwether County man.
    Investigators say a surveillance photo helped lead to the arrest of a person of interest in the murder of a 62-year-old Meriwether County man.
  • Crews battle massive house fire in Cartersville

    Crews battle massive house fire in Cartersville

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 5:20 PM EDT2014-08-27 21:20:41 GMT
    Firefighters battled a massive blaze in the Waterford subdivision in Cartersville on Wednesday.
    Firefighters battled a massive blaze in the Waterford subdivision in Cartersville on Wednesday.
  • Special election to replace DeKalb ex-official

    Special election to replace DeKalb ex-official

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 3:43 PM EDT2014-08-27 19:43:32 GMT
    The DeKalb County Board of Registration and Elections is holding a special election to replace a member who resigned on Monday. Former Commissioner Elaine Boyer was granted $25,000 bond after appearing in court Tuesday for criminal charges accusing her of mail fraud conspiracy and wire fraud.
    The DeKalb County Board of Registration and Elections is holding a special election to replace a member who resigned on Monday. Former Commissioner Elaine Boyer was granted $25,000 bond after appearing in court Tuesday for criminal charges accusing her of mail fraud conspiracy and wire fraud.
  • 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 3:20 PM EDT2014-08-27 19:20:19 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.
  • Report: 'Magic Mike' sequel to film in GA

    Report: 'Magic Mike' sequel to film in GA

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 1:32 PM EDT2014-08-27 17:32:54 GMT
    Georgia newsGeorgia news
    The Savannah Film Office says the sequel to the movie Magic Mike is scheduled to be filmed in the Savannah area beginning in September, WSAV-TV reports.
    The Savannah Film Office says the sequel to the movie Magic Mike is scheduled to be filmed in the Savannah area beginning in September, WSAV-TV reports.
  • Atlanta Police focus on busy Bowl events, festivals

    Atlanta Police focus on busy Bowl events, festivals

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 1:25 PM EDT2014-08-27 17:25:36 GMT
    Atlanta Police say they are preparing for a busy holiday weekend of events and activities. Thousands of visitors are expected to join the already busy downtown landscape for a host of events.
    Atlanta Police say they are preparing for a busy holiday weekend of events and activities. Thousands of visitors are expected to join the already busy downtown landscape for a host of events.
  • Man sentenced in death of GSU soccer player

    Man sentenced in death of GSU soccer player

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 12:01 PM EDT2014-08-27 16:01:24 GMT
    Fulton County prosecutors say a man has been sentenced to 47 years in the shooting death of a former Georgia State University soccer player.
    Fulton County prosecutors say a man has been sentenced to 47 years in the shooting death of a former Georgia State University soccer player.
  • Jason Carter picks up support from Ga. teachers' group

    Jason Carter picks up support from Ga. teachers' group

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 11:50 AM EDT2014-08-27 15:50:15 GMT
    One of the largest teachers' groups in Georgia is announcing its support for Democrat Jason Carter, as he challenges Republican Gov. Nathan Deal in the fall.
    One of the largest teachers' groups in Georgia is announcing its support for Democrat Jason Carter, as he challenges Republican Gov. Nathan Deal in the fall.
  • Two arrested in DeKalb carjacking, grandfather fights back

    Two arrested in DeKalb carjacking, grandfather fights back

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 11:34 AM EDT2014-08-27 15:34:06 GMT
    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.
    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.
  • 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.
  • Happy National Dog Day!

    Happy National Dog Day!

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 10:33 PM EDT2014-08-27 02:33:54 GMT
    Happy National Dog Day! Also known as National Dog Appreciation Day, the holiday has been celebrated every year on August 26 since 2004.
    Happy National Dog Day! Also known as National Dog Appreciation Day, the holiday has been celebrated every year on August 26 since 2004.
  • Gwinnett Co. schools confirm molestation investigation

    Gwinnett Co. schools confirm molestation investigation

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 10:21 PM EDT2014-08-27 02:21:20 GMT
    A mother tells FOX 5 her first grader was molested by an older student at a Gwinnett County elementary school.
    A mother tells FOX 5 her first grader was molested by an older student at a Gwinnett County elementary school.
  • Michigan teen found in Gwinnett Co. hotel

    Michigan teen found in Gwinnett Co. hotel

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-27 02:03:59 GMT
    A missing Michigan teenager has been found in metro Atlanta.
    A missing Michigan teenager has been found in metro Atlanta.
  • Easy fixes for anxiety

    Easy fixes for anxiety

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 7:14 PM EDT2014-08-26 23:14:02 GMT

    The FOX Medical Team's Beth Galvin shows us new tactics doctors are trying, to help patients tackle anxiety.

    The FOX Medical Team's Beth Galvin shows us new tactics doctors are trying, to help patients tackle anxiety.


  • Police search for Metropolitan Parkway burglars

    Police search for Metropolitan Parkway burglars

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 6:47 PM EDT2014-08-26 22:47:50 GMT
    Police are searching for thieves suspected of carrying out a series of burglaries along Metropolitan Parkway.
    Police are searching for thieves suspected of carrying out a series of burglaries along Metropolitan Parkway.
  • Domestic dispute leads to firefighter arrest

    Domestic dispute leads to firefighter arrest

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 3:03 PM EDT2014-08-26 19:03:36 GMT
    Police confirm a Cobb County firefighter has been arrested after a domestic dispute that happened over the weekend.
    Police confirm a Cobb County firefighter has been arrested after a domestic dispute that happened over the weekend.
  • Atlanta rapper 'Young Jeezy' arrested after concert shooting

    Atlanta rapper 'Young Jeezy' arrested after concert shooting

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 1:57 PM EDT2014-08-26 17:57:57 GMT
    Mountain View Police detectives arrested Jay "Young Jeezy" Jenkins in connection to a shooting at Shoreline Amphitheatre during a Wiz Khalifa concert in California.
    Mountain View Police detectives arrested Jay "Young Jeezy" Jenkins in connection to a shooting at Shoreline Amphitheatre during a Wiz Khalifa concert in California.
  • Covington police seek help in identifying theft suspect

    Covington police seek help in identifying theft suspect

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 12:26 PM EDT2014-08-26 16:26:20 GMT
    Police in Covington need your help to identify a man who committed a theft at a Holiday Inn Express.
    Police in Covington need your help to identify a man who committed a theft at a Holiday Inn Express.
  • 26-year-old charged with reckless conduct, niece, 2, had GHB in system

    26-year-old charged with reckless conduct, niece, 2, had GHB in system

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 11:36 AM EDT2014-08-26 15:36:10 GMT
    Terrence DarlingTerrence Darling
    Lilburn police tell FOX 5 Atlanta that a 26-year-old was arrested twice after his niece, 2, was found with GHB “date-rape drug” in her system.
    Lilburn police tell FOX 5 Atlanta that a 26-year-old was arrested twice after his niece, 2, was found with GHB “date-rape drug” in her system.
  • Investigators seek tips in Forest Park homicide case

    Investigators seek tips in Forest Park homicide case

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 10:06 AM EDT2014-08-26 14:06:18 GMT
    The Forest Park Police Department and Crime Stoppers Greater Atlanta are asking the public for information in connection to a 68-year-old's death.
    The Forest Park Police Department and Crime Stoppers Greater Atlanta are asking the public for information in connection to a 68-year-old's death.
  • RECALL: Pre-packaged salad kits

    RECALL: Pre-packaged salad kits

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 6:39 AM EDT2014-08-26 10:39:14 GMT
    Good Day AtlantaGood Day Atlanta
    Grabbing a pre-made salad kit may seem like the healthiest option when you're on the go but if you recently bought a chicken Caesar from Sam's Club, think again.
    Grabbing a pre-made salad kit may seem like the healthiest option when you're on the go but if you recently bought a chicken Caesar from Sam's Club, think again.
  • Thieves use stolen forklift to steal ATM

    Thieves use stolen forklift to steal ATM

    Monday, August 25 2014 9:48 PM EDT2014-08-26 01:48:16 GMT
    Police are investigating an incident in Fayetteville where they say several thieves stole an ATM with a stolen forklift.
    Police are investigating an incident in Fayetteville where they say several thieves stole an ATM with a stolen forklift.
  • 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.
  • 3 people, including toddler, found dead in home

    3 people, including toddler, found dead in home

    Monday, August 25 2014 6:26 PM EDT2014-08-25 22:26:37 GMT
    Paulding County deputies say a father shot his wife and 21-month-old child, then shot himself.
    Paulding County deputies say a father shot his wife and 21-month-old child, then shot himself.
  • Clerk gunned down outside Atlanta store

    Clerk gunned down outside Atlanta store

    Monday, August 25 2014 6:05 PM EDT2014-08-25 22:05:03 GMT
    Atlanta detectives looking for the killer of a convenience store clerk. The victim was gunned down late Sunday evening at the Big Brother 2 Food Mart on Norwood Road in southeast Atlanta.
    Atlanta detectives looking for the killer of a convenience store clerk. The victim was gunned down late Sunday evening at the Big Brother 2 Food Mart on Norwood Road in southeast Atlanta.
  • Bond denied for woman accused in Dalton store killing

    Bond denied for woman accused in Dalton store killing

    Monday, August 25 2014 5:37 PM EDT2014-08-25 21:37:03 GMT
    A woman accused of murdering a Dalton convenience store clerk appeared in a Whitfield County courtroom on Monday.
    A woman accused of murdering a Dalton convenience store clerk appeared in a Whitfield County courtroom on Monday.
  • Woman delivers baby on I-285

    Woman delivers baby on I-285

    Monday, August 25 2014 5:33 PM EDT2014-08-25 21:33:21 GMT
    Two parents welcomed their baby boy in a very unique way over the weekend.
    Two parents welcomed their baby boy in a very unique way over the weekend.
  • Zoo Atlanta's female panda turns 17

    Zoo Atlanta's female panda turns 17

    Monday, August 25 2014 5:23 PM EDT2014-08-25 21:23:10 GMT
    It was a happy birthday on Monday for Lun Lun, one of Zoo Atlanta's giant pandas.
    It was a happy birthday on Monday for Lun Lun, one of Zoo Atlanta's giant pandas.
  • Fireball spotted over north Georgia's night sky

    Fireball spotted over north Georgia's night sky

    Monday, August 25 2014 4:59 PM EDT2014-08-25 20:59:03 GMT
    A lot of people across north Georgia and metro Atlanta messaged the FOX 5 newsroom this weekend about a bright flash across the night sky on Saturday.
    A lot of people across north Georgia and metro Atlanta messaged the FOX 5 newsroom this weekend about a bright flash across the night sky on Saturday.
  • 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?.
  • Smyrna man sentenced in $5 million tax fraud

    Smyrna man sentenced in $5 million tax fraud

    Cobb County NewsCobb County News
    Federal prosecutors say a metro Atlanta man has been sentenced to 20 years in an identity theft and tax fraud scheme.
    Federal prosecutors say a metro Atlanta man has been sentenced to 20 years in an identity theft and tax fraud scheme.
  • Deal looks to allow computing as core requirement

    Deal looks to allow computing as core requirement

    Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal is asking the State Board of Education to allow high school students to count computer programming courses toward fulfilling a core requirement for their diplomas.
    Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal is asking the State Board of Education to allow high school students to count computer programming courses toward fulfilling a core requirement for their diplomas.
  • Suspect pleads guilty in Ohioan's 1987 stabbing

    Suspect pleads guilty in Ohioan's 1987 stabbing

    Georgia newsGeorgia news
    A woman arrested last year in Georgia for a 1987 Ohio stabbing has pleaded guilty to a murder charge and been sentenced to 15 years to life in prison.
    A woman arrested last year in Georgia for a 1987 Ohio stabbing has pleaded guilty to a murder charge and been sentenced to 15 years to life in prison.
  • Tropical Storm Cristobal to move away from Bahamas

    Tropical Storm Cristobal to move away from Bahamas

    FOX 5 Storm TeamFOX 5 Storm Team
    Tropical Storm Cristobal is moving erratically north-northeastward away from the Bahamas but is forecast to stay away from the U.S. East Coast.
    Tropical Storm Cristobal is moving erratically north-northeastward away from the Bahamas but is forecast to stay away from the U.S. East Coast.
  • Arrest made in murder of Norcross cab driver

    Arrest made in murder of Norcross cab driver

    Monday, August 25 2014 4:01 PM EDT2014-08-25 20:01:50 GMT
    Officials say they have made an arrest in the fatal shooting of a taxi cab driver in the parking lot of the Spring Lake apartments in Norcross.
    Officials say they have made an arrest in the fatal shooting of a taxi cab driver in the parking lot of the Spring Lake apartments in Norcross.
  • Police investigate middle school theft

    Police investigate middle school theft

    Monday, August 25 2014 3:58 PM EDT2014-08-25 19:58:15 GMT
    More than $200,000 in school electronic equipment has been stolen from an Atlanta middle school. Investigators say the thieves triggered an alarm at Brown Middle School, but there was an unexplained delay in response.
    More than $200,000 in school electronic equipment has been stolen from an Atlanta middle school. Investigators say the thieves triggered an alarm at Brown Middle School, but there was an unexplained delay in response.
  • Police: Father Took Sleeping Children, Lit House on Fire

    Police: Father Took Sleeping Children, Lit House on Fire

    Monday, August 25 2014 3:30 PM EDT2014-08-25 19:30:43 GMT
    It was a terrifying wake-up call. Not only was a Douglasville woman's house on fire, but as she rushed to get her 3-year-old daughter and her 1-year-old son out of their beds and safely out of the house; she realized her children were gone.
    It was a terrifying wake-up call. Not only was a Douglasville woman's house on fire, but as she rushed to get her 3-year-old daughter and her 1-year-old son out of their beds and safely out of the house; she realized her children were gone.
  • GBI investigates deadly Clayton shooting

    GBI investigates deadly Clayton shooting

    Monday, August 25 2014 3:28 PM EDT2014-08-25 19:28:13 GMT
    Lake City Police have called in the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) to help investigate a deadly shooting that happened over the weekend.
    Lake City Police have called in the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) to help investigate a deadly shooting that happened over the weekend.
  • EPA to host youth symposium in Atlanta

    EPA to host youth symposium in Atlanta

    A youth symposium planned by the Environmental Protection Agency is expected to bring students, educators and other environmental stakeholders together in Atlanta next month.
    A youth symposium planned by the Environmental Protection Agency is expected to bring students, educators and other environmental stakeholders together in Atlanta next month.
  • Lawmakers discuss government's role in education

    Lawmakers discuss government's role in education

    A group of Georgia lawmakers is planning a meeting to discuss the federal government's role in public education.
    A group of Georgia lawmakers is planning a meeting to discuss the federal government's role in public education.
  • State Senate group to discuss school discipline

    State Senate group to discuss school discipline

    A Georgia state senate committee is hosting a hearing this week to discuss the findings of a study on school discipline strategies.
    A Georgia state senate committee is hosting a hearing this week to discuss the findings of a study on school discipline strategies.
  • 13-year-old Carrollton boy shot, killed

    13-year-old Carrollton boy shot, killed

    13-year-old Nizzear Rodriguez, described as an excellent student by his neighbors, was shot and killed in his own bed.
    13-year-old Nizzear Rodriguez, described as an excellent student by his neighbors, was shot and killed in his own bed.
  • Charity grant recipient asks, "Where's the money?"

    Charity grant recipient asks, "Where's the money?"

    Monday, August 25 2014 9:01 AM EDT2014-08-25 13:01:54 GMT
    A kidney transplant patient says it was at a star-studded fundraising event that he was awarded a grant to help him with mounting medical bills. But, behind the glitz and glamor are serious questions about how this charity manages its money.
    A kidney transplant patient says it was at a star-studded fundraising event that he was awarded a grant to help him with mounting medical bills. But, behind the glitz and glamor are serious questions about how this charity manages its money.
  • Ga. Department of Juvenile Justice hosts job fairs

    Ga. Department of Juvenile Justice hosts job fairs

    The Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice is hosting two recruitment events in the metro Atlanta area for military veterans and the general public.
    The Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice is hosting two recruitment events in the metro Atlanta area for military veterans and the general public.
  • Former UGA tennis coach Dan Magill dies at 93

    Former UGA tennis coach Dan Magill dies at 93

    Former University of Georgia tennis coach and sports historian Dan Magill has died at the age of 93.
    Former University of Georgia tennis coach and sports historian Dan Magill has died at the age of 93.
  • Ga. officials concerned with refugee resettlement

    Ga. officials concerned with refugee resettlement

    The director of a program that helps refugees resettle in the Athens area says he's optimistic about the program's future despite concerns from local leaders.
    The director of a program that helps refugees resettle in the Athens area says he's optimistic about the program's future despite concerns from local leaders.
  • GA, AL among states participating in DUI campaign

    GA, AL among states participating in DUI campaign

    Georgia newsGeorgia news
    Law enforcement officials in six states are launching their 23rd annual "Hands Across the Border" campaign aimed at catching motorists driving under the influence.
    Law enforcement officials in six states are launching their 23rd annual "Hands Across the Border" campaign aimed at catching motorists driving under the influence.
  • Grantham elected State Transportation Board chair

    Grantham elected State Transportation Board chair

    Augusta business owner Don Grantham has been elected chair of the State Transportation Board, which oversees the Georgia Department of Transportation.
    Augusta business owner Don Grantham has been elected chair of the State Transportation Board, which oversees the Georgia Department of Transportation.
  • GBI: Drug overdose deaths declined in 2013

    GBI: Drug overdose deaths declined in 2013

    Officials with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation say an analysis shows the number of deaths they handled in 2013 involving drug overdoses was lower than in each of the previous five years.
    Officials with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation say an analysis shows the number of deaths they handled in 2013 involving drug overdoses was lower than in each of the previous five years.
  • UGA to tear down aging structures around the state

    UGA to tear down aging structures around the state

    The University of Georgia is set to tear down as many as 155 aging and surplus structures around the state in an effort to cut costs.
    The University of Georgia is set to tear down as many as 155 aging and surplus structures around the state in an effort to cut costs.
  • Valdosta speed limit to increase to 70mph on I-75

    Valdosta speed limit to increase to 70mph on I-75

    Motorists cruising through Valdosta on Interstate 75 will soon be able to mash the gas a little harder.
    Motorists cruising through Valdosta on Interstate 75 will soon be able to mash the gas a little harder.
  • Moody AFB to train Afghan pilots on light plane

    Moody AFB to train Afghan pilots on light plane

    The Air Force has chosen its base in south Georgia to train Afghan pilots and maintenance crews on a light attack and reconnaissance plane.
    The Air Force has chosen its base in south Georgia to train Afghan pilots and maintenance crews on a light attack and reconnaissance plane.
  • Security guard discovers shooting victim in DeKalb parking lot

    Security guard discovers shooting victim in DeKalb parking lot

    Saturday, August 23 2014 5:48 PM EDT2014-08-23 21:48:10 GMT
    Police are investigating a shooting that took place along Northlake Parkway in DeKalb County.
    Police are investigating a shooting that took place along Northlake Parkway in DeKalb County.
  • Tropical depression 4 forms in Caribbean Sea

    Tropical depression 4 forms in Caribbean Sea

    Saturday, August 23 2014 5:35 PM EDT2014-08-23 21:35:30 GMT
    http://www.nhc.noaa.govhttp://www.nhc.noaa.gov
    The National Hurricane Center said Saturday the storm had maximum sustained winds of 35 mph and was moving northwest at 12 mph.
    The National Hurricane Center said Saturday the storm had maximum sustained winds of 35 mph and was moving northwest at 12 mph.
  • Close to 100 people camp out for Cherokee Co. adoption event

    Close to 100 people camp out for Cherokee Co. adoption event

    Saturday, August 23 2014 4:22 PM EDT2014-08-23 20:22:39 GMT
    More than 350 dogs are ready for adoption after they were rescued from a kennel in July.
    More than 350 dogs are ready for adoption after they were rescued from a kennel in July.
  • College Football Hall of Fame opens in Atlanta

    College Football Hall of Fame opens in Atlanta

    Saturday, August 23 2014 3:22 PM EDT2014-08-23 19:22:39 GMT
    The new College Football Hall of Fame has opened in downtown Atlanta, with the hopes of bringing in some 500,000 visitors a year.
    The new College Football Hall of Fame has opened in downtown Atlanta, with the hopes of bringing in some 500,000 visitors a year.
  • FBI agents searching for Americans with ISIS ties

    FBI agents searching for Americans with ISIS ties

    Friday, August 22 2014 10:52 PM EDT2014-08-23 02:52:43 GMT
    FBI Director James Comey is warning the public of Americans recruited to join terrorist groups, such as ISIS. Comey spoke in Atlanta Friday and says agents are tracking Americans joining ISIS, and then traveling back into the United States.
    FBI Director James Comey is warning the public of Americans recruited to join terrorist groups, such as ISIS. Comey spoke in Atlanta Friday and says agents are tracking Americans joining ISIS, and then traveling back into the United States.
  • FBI Director: Michael Brown investigation will be fair

    FBI Director: Michael Brown investigation will be fair

    Friday, August 22 2014 10:39 PM EDT2014-08-23 02:39:48 GMT
    The calls for justice are intensifying across the country and now the FBI has stepped in to conduct a separate investigation into the shooting of Michael Brown.
    The calls for justice are intensifying across the country and now the FBI has stepped in to conduct a separate investigation into the shooting of Michael Brown.
  • Police: body found in Hapeville dumpster

    Police: body found in Hapeville dumpster

    Friday, August 22 2014 10:27 PM EDT2014-08-23 02:27:18 GMT
    Hapeville police confirm they are investigating the death of a person whose body was found in a dumpster.
    Hapeville police confirm they are investigating the death of a person whose body was found in a dumpster.
  • Police warn about crimes near Ga. Tech

    Police warn about crimes near Ga. Tech

    Friday, August 22 2014 9:59 PM EDT2014-08-23 01:59:39 GMT
    Police are warning Georgia Tech students about violent, armed robberies reported near the campus.
    Police are warning Georgia Tech students about violent, armed robberies reported near the campus.
  • Police search for arsonist, thief in Gwinnett County

    Police search for arsonist, thief in Gwinnett County

    Friday, August 22 2014 9:20 PM EDT2014-08-23 01:20:17 GMT
    Lawrenceville police are searching for a man after a series of fires and thefts at one apartment complex.
    Lawrenceville police are searching for a man after a series of fires and thefts at one apartment complex.
  • DeKalb police using chopper to find copper thieves

    DeKalb police using chopper to find copper thieves

    Friday, August 22 2014 8:34 PM EDT2014-08-23 00:34:23 GMT
    A recent rash of copper thefts at DeKalb County Schools have led DeKalb County Police to a different approach in looking for the thieves.
    A recent rash of copper thefts at DeKalb County Schools have led DeKalb County Police to a different approach in looking for the thieves.
  • Gwinnett police chase caught on camera

    Gwinnett police chase caught on camera

    Friday, August 22 2014 6:29 PM EDT2014-08-22 22:29:28 GMT
    Police have released dramatic video of a police chase tearing through the streets of Gwinnett County.
    Police have released dramatic video of a police chase tearing through the streets of Gwinnett County.
  • Educators test system that allows non-verbal autistic student to 'talk'

    Educators test system that allows non-verbal autistic student to 'talk'

    Friday, August 22 2014 6:05 PM EDT2014-08-22 22:05:02 GMT
    An autistic boy who has never been able to talk can now speak his mind by typing. The FOX Medical Team's Beth Galvin shows us why his school system is now putting this method to the test.
    An autistic boy who has never been able to talk can now speak his mind by typing. The FOX Medical Team's Beth Galvin shows us why his school system is now putting this method to the test.
  • Douglas Co. dad sues to take gun to school

    Douglas Co. dad sues to take gun to school

    Friday, August 22 2014 5:55 PM EDT2014-08-22 21:55:44 GMT
    A Douglas County father says it is his right to bring his gun to his daughter's school. He has filed suit after he says the principal told him to leave his weapon at home.
    A Douglas County father says it is his right to bring his gun to his daughter's school. He has filed suit after he says the principal told him to leave his weapon at home.
  • Police search for gunman after officer-involved shooting

    Police search for gunman after officer-involved shooting

    Friday, August 22 2014 5:24 PM EDT2014-08-22 21:24:43 GMT
    Police continue to search for a man accused of shooting at an officer Thursday evening.
    Police continue to search for a man accused of shooting at an officer Thursday evening.
  • National Weather Service: EF1 Tornado touched down in Gilmer Co. on Wednesday

    National Weather Service: EF1 Tornado touched down in Gilmer Co. on Wednesday

    Friday, August 22 2014 4:39 PM EDT2014-08-22 20:39:34 GMT
    The National Weather Service confirms that an EF1 tornado touched down in Gilmer County on Wednesday night.
    The National Weather Service confirms that an EF1 tornado touched down in Gilmer County on Wednesday night.
  • 73-year-old woman shoots Intruder in Lilburn

    73-year-old woman shoots Intruder in Lilburn

    Friday, August 22 2014 4:02 PM EDT2014-08-22 20:02:20 GMT
    Gwinnett police tell FOX 5 Atlanta that a 73-year-old Lilburn woman shot a man who broke into her home on August 3.
    Gwinnett police tell FOX 5 Atlanta that a 73-year-old Lilburn woman shot a man who broke into her home on August 3.
  • GA man gets life sentence in teen's shooting death

    GA man gets life sentence in teen's shooting death

    Friday, August 22 2014 3:40 PM EDT2014-08-22 19:40:18 GMT
    Fulton County prosecutors say a man who claimed self-defense in a teen's shooting death has been sentenced to life in prison.
    Fulton County prosecutors say a man who claimed self-defense in a teen's shooting death has been sentenced to life in prison.
  • Police investigate deadly Riverdale shooting

    Police investigate deadly Riverdale shooting

    Friday, August 22 2014 3:30 PM EDT2014-08-22 19:30:41 GMT
    Police south of Atlanta are investigating a shooting that left one man dead and another man wounded.
    Police south of Atlanta are investigating a shooting that left one man dead and another man wounded.
  • Gwinnett man dies in scooter accident

    Gwinnett man dies in scooter accident

    Friday, August 22 2014 3:24 PM EDT2014-08-22 19:24:37 GMT
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    A Gwinnett County man was killed Thursday night in a deadly collision in Forsyth County, according to the Forsyth County Sheriff's Office.
    A Gwinnett County man was killed Thursday night in a deadly collision in Forsyth County, according to the Forsyth County Sheriff's Office.
  • Marietta man convicted for the 9th time in abuse case

    Marietta man convicted for the 9th time in abuse case

    Friday, August 22 2014 2:30 PM EDT2014-08-22 18:30:21 GMT
    A Marietta man convicted of abusing his wife will be sentenced after a Cobb County jury deliberated late Thursday night.
    A Marietta man convicted of abusing his wife will be sentenced after a Cobb County jury deliberated late Thursday night.
  • 3 easy options for checking your credit score

    3 easy options for checking your credit score

    Friday, August 22 2014 8:47 AM EDT2014-08-22 12:47:59 GMT
    Everybody is entitled to a once-a-year free credit report. But, it's always been a little confusing because if you wanted your credit score that goes with it then you had to pay. There are options out there.
    Everybody is entitled to a once-a-year free credit report. But, it's always been a little confusing because if you wanted your credit score that goes with it then you had to pay. There are options out there.
  • Mother calls for answers in daughter’s murder

    Mother calls for answers in daughter’s murder

    Thursday, August 21 2014 11:02 PM EDT2014-08-22 03:02:55 GMT
    It's been two weeks since a woman was shot and killed inside her DeKalb County home and her family is asking anyone with information to come forward.
    It's been two weeks since a woman was shot and killed inside her DeKalb County home and her family is asking anyone with information to come forward.
  • Dr. Commander cries on witness stand

    Dr. Commander cries on witness stand

    Thursday, August 21 2014 10:12 PM EDT2014-08-22 02:12:43 GMT
    The man who claims to have thousands of Hindu followers around the world took the witness stand in his federal money laundering trial and broke down in tears.
    The man who claims to have thousands of Hindu followers around the world took the witness stand in his federal money laundering trial and broke down in tears.
  • Nunn ramps up attacks on Perdue at Senate forum

    Nunn ramps up attacks on Perdue at Senate forum

    Thursday, August 21 2014 10:12 PM EDT2014-08-22 02:12:02 GMT
    Democrat Michelle Nunn on Thursday ramped up her attacks on Republican David Perdue in Georgia's closely watched Senate race, portraying her opponent as an obstructionist who would continue gridlock in Washington.
    Democrat Michelle Nunn on Thursday ramped up her attacks on Republican David Perdue in Georgia's closely watched Senate race, portraying her opponent as an obstructionist who would continue gridlock in Washington.
  • 4 charged in University Avenue deadly shooting

    4 charged in University Avenue deadly shooting

    Thursday, August 21 2014 8:58 PM EDT2014-08-22 00:58:21 GMT
    Police have arrested four suspects in connection with a deadly shooting that happened on University Avenue.
    Police have arrested four suspects in connection with a deadly shooting that happened on University Avenue.
  • Ga. BOE votes on snacks in school

    Ga. BOE votes on snacks in school

    Thursday, August 21 2014 6:33 PM EDT2014-08-21 22:33:50 GMT
    The Georgia Board of Education voted 9-1 Thursday in favor of an exemption to national snack food guidelines.
    The Georgia Board of Education voted 9-1 Thursday in favor of an exemption to national snack food guidelines.
  • Is the discharge of two American Ebola patients safe? Doctor says yes

    Is the discharge of two American Ebola patients safe? Doctor says yes

    Thursday, August 21 2014 6:13 PM EDT2014-08-21 22:13:10 GMT
    Dr. Kent Brantly walked into Thursday's press conference showing no signs of his almost month-long battle with the deadly Ebola virus.
    Dr. Kent Brantly walked into Thursday's press conference showing no signs of his almost month-long battle with the deadly Ebola virus.
  • DNR search and rescue training

    DNR search and rescue training

    Thursday, August 21 2014 6:12 PM EDT2014-08-21 22:12:17 GMT
    DNR rangers conducted their annual search and rescue helicopter training Thursday at Tallulah Gorge State Park. 
    DNR rangers conducted their annual search and rescue helicopter training Thursday at Tallulah Gorge State Park. 
  • Dalton police investigate overnight stabbing

    Dalton police investigate overnight stabbing

    Thursday, August 21 2014 4:54 PM EDT2014-08-21 20:54:03 GMT
    The Dalton Police Department is investigating a stabbing attack that happened early Thursday morning.
    The Dalton Police Department is investigating a stabbing attack that happened early Thursday morning.
  • FOX 5 Breaking News

    Both American Ebola patients released from Emory University Hospital

    Both American Ebola patients released from Emory University Hospital

    Thursday, August 21 2014 4:25 PM EDT2014-08-21 20:25:39 GMT
    "Today is a miraculous day. I'm reunited with my family" Dr. Kent Brantly stated to a room full of international media, doctors, and family. Brantly is one of two patients now released after recovery of the Ebola virus.
    "Today is a miraculous day. I'm reunited with my family" Dr. Kent Brantly stated to a room full of international media, doctors, and family. Brantly is one of two patients now released after recovery of the Ebola virus.
  • 4 arrested in Cherokee Co. drug bust

    4 arrested in Cherokee Co. drug bust

    Thursday, August 21 2014 4:15 PM EDT2014-08-21 20:15:33 GMT
    The Cherokee County Sheriff's Office confirms four arrests have been made in a drug bust at a Canton home.
    The Cherokee County Sheriff's Office confirms four arrests have been made in a drug bust at a Canton home.
  • Warrant: Man beat poodle to death

    Warrant: Man beat poodle to death

    Thursday, August 21 2014 1:13 PM EDT2014-08-21 17:13:08 GMT
    Police tell FOX 5 Atlanta that a man was arrested at a Cobb County animal hospital and charged for killing a poodle.
    Police tell FOX 5 Atlanta that a man was arrested at a Cobb County animal hospital and charged for killing a poodle.
  • Sketch released in attempted Freedom Parkway attack

    Sketch released in attempted Freedom Parkway attack

    Thursday, August 21 2014 12:28 PM EDT2014-08-21 16:28:20 GMT
    Police have released a sketch in connection to an incident that occurred along the Freedom Parkway Path on August 11.
    Police have released a sketch in connection to an incident that occurred along the Freedom Parkway Path on August 11.
  • SKYFOX Traffic

    Tips for navigating around Georgia Dome traffic

    Tips for navigating around Georgia Dome traffic

    Thursday, August 21 2014 9:16 AM EDT2014-08-21 13:16:27 GMT
    For the next three years, if you plan to be anywhere near the Georgia Dome, expect delays and plan ahead. That's the word from officials as we head into fall, the Dome's busiest time of the year.
    For the next three years, if you plan to be anywhere near the Georgia Dome, expect delays and plan ahead. That's the word from officials as we head into fall, the Dome's busiest time of the year.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Newsradio 1067

    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.
  • 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.
  • Alabama hunters haul in 1,000-pound alligator

    Alabama hunters haul in 1,000-pound alligator

    Photo released by AL.com Photo released by AL.com
    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.
  • SKYFOX Traffic Developing News

    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.
  • 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.
  • 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.

  • 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.
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