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Body found in Lake Allatoona

The body of a 33-year-old Marietta woman was found floating in Lake Allatoona Sunday morning, near the Kellogg Creek Road bridge.

Marietta man killed in skydiving incident in Polk County

A Marietta man was killed Saturday afternoon while skydiving in Polk County, according to authorities.

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Severe storms popping up northeast and southwest of Atlanta

Severe thunderstorms developed to the southwest and northeast of Atlanta Monday afternoon, prompting warnings of damaging winds and quarter-sized hail.
Athens cop shot in struggle with suspect

Athens cop shot in struggle with suspect

An Athens-Clarke County police officer was recovering at home Monday, a day after being shot while responding to a domestic incident.
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Sept. 1, 2014

Hamels, 3 Phillies relievers combine to no-hit the Braves

The Braves started their first inning Monday with consecutive walks, started their second inning with a hit batter, and started the third and sixth innings with walks.

Falcons target red zone for Saints

In the opener last season against the Saints, the Falcons inability to score in the red zone hurt them.
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Dragon Con 2014

Photos:  Check out the amazing costumes and big names that hit Atlanta this year. | Speakers:  Patrick Stewart | Ralph Macchio

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Jennifer Nettles in ATL

Photos:  The Sugarland singer performed for a hometown crowd at Chastain Park Amphitheatre Sunday night. | More music news

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More weekend photos

Atlanta got outside this weekend with Art in the Park and the Dog Days of Summer. | AJC Decatur Book Festival

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Private Quarters

Photos: Spacious Alpharetta home houses Paralympian, wife and twins. | Photos:  2014 bathrooms | Quirky fireplaces

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Photos: Adoptable Friends

Looking for a pet? Consider one of these cuties at PAWS Atlanta. | Bark in the Park 2014 | National Dog Day

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Volunteering in Atlanta

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Severe storms popping up northeast and southwest of Atlanta

Severe thunderstorms developed to the southwest and northeast of Atlanta Monday afternoon, prompting warnings of damaging winds and quarter-sized hail.
Athens cop shot in struggle with suspect

Athens cop shot in struggle with suspect

An Athens-Clarke County police officer was recovering at home Monday, a day after being shot while responding to a domestic incident.

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Global cruise lines set sail for China

Global cruise lines set sail for China

Royal Caribbean’s newest ship has attractions not usually seen on cruise liners, including bumper cars, a skydiving simulator and a glass observation capsule on a mechanical arm that lifts its passengers high into the air.
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Kraft recalls some cheese products

With school back in full swing, Kraft has recalled a popular cheese in the kids lunchboxes. According to the Food and Drug Administration, the company is voluntarily recalling almost 7,700 cases of Kraft American Singles.

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New round of Ukraine talks to be held in Belarus

Pro-Russian rebels lower demands in peace talks

Pro-Russian rebels softened their demand for full independence Monday, saying they would respect Ukraine's sovereignty in exchange for autonomy — a shift that reflects Moscow's desire to strike a deal at a new round of peace talks.

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US helicopter crashes in Gulf of Aden; all rescued

A Marine Corps helicopter with 25 aboard crashed Monday in the Gulf of Aden, and all aboard were rescued, the Navy said.

Study: Action-packed TV might make you snack more

Could action-packed TV fare make you fat? That's the implication of a new study that found people snacked more watching fast-paced television than viewing a more leisurely paced talk show.

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Cuba cracks down on goods in travelers' luggage

Cuba cracks down on goods in travelers' luggage

Lugging duffel bags crammed with soap, socks, toys and other hard-to-obtain consumer goods, travelers arriving in Cuba on Monday complained that new government restrictions on their imports would leave their families wanting.
Military action leaves Lesotho power vacuum

Regional body to help restore stability in Lesotho

Southern Africa's regional body said Monday it will send an envoy and an observer team to Lesotho to help restore stability and security in the mountainous kingdom where military actions over the weekend caused the prime minister to flee.

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Austerity debate flares as Europe recovery fades

Austerity debate flares as Europe recovery fades

Europe’s recovery is in danger. Governments are under pressure to save it, but struggling with political obstacles and disagreement among themselves over what to do.
Sept. 1, 2014

Four Phillies pitchers combine to no-hit the Braves

The Braves started their first inning Monday with consecutive walks, started their second inning with a hit batter, and started the third and sixth innings with walks.