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3 convicted, 1 acquitted in Cobb man’s murder at Mableton Parkway

Cobb gang members sentenced to life for killing man over insult

Three young Mableton men convicted of murder in a dispute over gang colors were sentenced to life in prison Monday.
Braves Management Talks Future

Braves fire GM Frank Wren

The Braves fired general manager Frank Wren on Monday, marking the first time that one of baseball’s most stable organizations has fired a GM or manager in nearly a quarter of a century.

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Arrest of court reporters spark more investigations

Cherokee County court reporters accused of stealing $485K

Three Cherokee County court reporters are accused of stealing more than $485,000 by billing for pages that didn’t exist, the Sheriff’s Office said Monday.
Cobb homicide suspect nabbed by U.S. Marshals in Miami

Cobb homicide suspect nabbed by U.S. Marshals in Miami

U.S. Marshals in Miami have arrested the Cobb County man accused in a deadly shooting at an Austell-area apartment complex, police said Monday.
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“SEC Nation” comes to Athens

Bulldog Nation exhaled a passionate sigh of relief last season when Georgia beat LSU, suspending the “College GameDay” curse hysteria that plagued Athens in years past.
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Braves players react to Wren firing

The Braves clubhouse was opened to reporters 30 minutes later than usual Monday, to give team officials time to meet with the players and talk about the firing of general manager Frank Wren and the team’s intention of getting back to doing things the “Braves way”.
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Kris files for divorce

"Keeping Up With the Kardashians" mom ending marriage to Olympic gold medalist Bruce Jenner. | Videos: Everything Kardashian

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Rocker's girlfriend speaks

Julie McGee, who will join the former Braves pitcher on the new season of "Survivor," says he'll be a "strong presence." | TV best bets

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Bow Wow in Love

Rapper and his "Love and Hip Hop" star fiancee announced engagement at BET Hip Hop Awards. |  Video | Champagne flows

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Emma's big speech

The "Harry Potter" actress gave a speech at the United Nations over the weekend on women's rights. | Photos:  Emma through the years

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Better Half revisit

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Arrest of court reporters spark more investigations

Cherokee County court reporters accused of stealing $485K

Three Cherokee County court reporters are accused of stealing more than $485,000 by billing for pages that didn’t exist, the Sheriff’s Office said Monday.
Cobb homicide suspect nabbed by U.S. Marshals in Miami

Cobb homicide suspect nabbed by U.S. Marshals in Miami

U.S. Marshals in Miami have arrested the Cobb County man accused in a deadly shooting at an Austell-area apartment complex, police said Monday.

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UPS Store expands 3D printing services

UPS Store announced it is adding 3D printing services to nearly 100 more locations, after a successful pilot program that started last year.
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Blue Bird school bus maker to be sold

Blue Bird Corp., the Fort Valley-based school bus maker, will be acquired by the Houston investment firm Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp.

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Pentagon: US, partners begin airstrikes in Syria

Pentagon: US, partners begin airstrikes in Syria

The U.S. and partner nations began launching airstrikes against Islamic State group targets in Syria for the first time Monday night, expanding a military campaign against the militants with a mix of fighter jets, bombers and Tomahawk cruise missiles fired from ships in the region.

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Biden to Hispanics: Obama will act on immigration

Vice President Joe Biden told frustrated Hispanic leaders Monday President Barack Obama is "absolutely committed to moving forward" on comprehensive immigration reforms "and he's going to do an awful lot.
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Bear suspected to have killed New Jersey hiker

A black bear believed to have attacked and killed a hiker over the weekend likely was looking for food and was circling the victim's body when sheriff's officers and wildlife officials killed it, officials said Monday.

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Islamist group kidnaps Frenchman in Algeria

Islamist group kidnaps Frenchman in Algeria

A splinter group from al-Qaida's North African branch kidnapped a French citizen and said Monday that it would kill him unless France halts it airstrikes against the Islamic State group in Iraq.
Has Sierra Leone shutdown slowed Ebola's spread?

Sierra Leone, Liberia brace for new Ebola cases

Two of the West African nations hardest hit by Ebola were bracing for new caseloads on Monday after trying to outflank the outbreak with a nationwide checkup and a large new clinic.

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Sept. 22, 2014

Braves shut out for sixth time this month

All that’s left for the Braves is to play spoiler. That isn’t even going their way. A day after being eliminated from playoff contention, the Braves dropped a 1-0 decision to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday night at Turner Field.

White house intruder had weapons, ammo in his car

The man who managed to get in the front door of the White House on Friday had a cache of ammunition and weapons in his car at the time of the incident, and he had been arrested by the Virginia State Police in July with several weapons and a map of the White House in his possession, according to law enforcement officials.