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Friend with gun saves dog breeder from robber, kills thief

usatoday.com — STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. - A man who answered an online ad to buy a dog was killed Friday after attempting to rob the sellers, police said. Walter Gonzalez, a breeder from Winder, Ga., and his friend came here to sell an English bulldog to a man who answered their Hoobly.com ad, but the 40-year-old buyer pulled out a gun and tried to steal the dog, said Capt.

Zoo Atlanta to hold 2 job fairs

11alive.com — ATLANTA -- Zoo Atlanta is preparing to hire for seasonal positions. The zoo is looking for "dependable, enthusiastic and independent job seekers" to work as cashiers, sales associates, ride attendants, education instructors and more. Zoo Atlanta will host two jobs fairs later this month. The first will be Tuesday, Jan.

State of the State highlights transportation, education

11alive.com — ATLANTA -- Gov. Nathan Deal said during Wednesday's State of the State address that he aims to "give Georgians a state that's even better tomorrow than it is today." The governor unveiled plans to improve transportation, decriminalize cannabis oil and rescue troubled schools.

UGA student shot to death

11alive.com — ATHENS, Ga. -- A 21-year-old University of Georgia student was shot to death Tuesday. Min Seok Cho was taken by private vehicle to Athens Regional Medical Center with a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the hospital. Athens-Clarke County police said a preliminary investigation revealed Cho was likely shot by people he met with to exchange marijuana.

Gov. Deal releases child welfare reform recommendations

11alive.com — (WXIA) -- Gov. Nathan Deal has released his final report of recommendations from the Child Welfare Reform Council, which was formed to improve the state's Division of Family and Children Services. The recommendations address the child welfare system's challenges in three key areas -- permanency, safety and well-being.

Mayor wraps investigation into Atlanta fire chief

11alive.com — ATLANTA -- Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed has concluded his investigation into Fire Chief Kelvin Cochran. Cochran received a month-long suspension without pay in November for publishing a book, Who Told You That You Were Naked? The book contains homophobic content, including referring to homosexuality as a "sexual perversion."

The top Atlanta Alive moments of 2014

11alive.com — ATLANTA -- They're the stories that make you smile, cry and appreciate the good in life. Atlanta Alive's "moments" are some of 11Alive's most popular segments, both on air and online. Here are few of the most moving Atlanta Alive moments of 2014. Will Rocks! Will Markwell is Atlanta Alive meteorologist Chesley McNeil's biggest fan.

Ga. boy missing 4 years found behind false wall

usatoday.com — CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga. - A boy reported missing about four years ago was found hidden behind a false wall in a home here Friday night. Clayton County police were first called to the home in Jonesboro, Ga., shortly before 11 p.m. to perform a welfare check. Police Sgt. K.T.

Boy missing 4 years found in Jonesboro home

11alive.com — CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga. -- A boy who was reported missing about four years ago was found in a Clayton County home Friday night. Five people were also arrested at the house in the 800 block of Duke Court in Jonesboro, Clayton County police were first called to the home shortly before 11 p.m.

Elderly flower shop owner beaten inside store

11alive.com — FOREST PARK, Ga. -- Police are looking for the suspect accused of severely beating a 73-year-old woman inside her Forest Park flower shop. A customer found 73-year-old Pat White lying on a sofa inside Red N Gold Florist in the 4800 block of College Street Saturday morning.
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Jan 30, 2015

RT @jcarnes11alive: Thank you @BethWXIA for my SAT word of the day-- Crunchy (adjective) Granola, earthy.

Jan 30, 2015

Did I really just see B-roll of a chicken and a manatee predicting the winner of the @SuperBowl?

Jan 30, 2015

Did I really just see B-roll of a chicken and a manatee predicting the winners of the @SuperBowl?

Jan 29, 2015

A delightful read for my fellow #newsers: Why @KOINNews turned off its comment boards wp.me/p4yR81-upH

Jan 29, 2015

RT @GregorRossino: According to @BethWXIA an "MMMbop" is a measurement of time... I learned something today! (Also, thanks @hansonmusic for the awesome tune)

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