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Retired football star dedicates life to helping communities in n - Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5

myfoxatlanta.com — With a resume that includes four SEC championships, a national championship, and virtually every major college football award including the Heisman Trophy, former University of Florida quarterback Danny Wuerffel is one of the most decorated players in the history of the game.

Hosea Feed the Hungry serves food, fellowship to thousands - Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5

myfoxatlanta.com — Volunteers prepare food at the DeKalb County Jail for the 2014 Hosea Feed the Hungry Thanksgiving dinner. People line up to enter the Georgia World Congress Center for the Hosea Feed the Hungry dinner on Thanksgiving Day 2014.

Thanksgiving travelers concerned over winter weather threat - Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5

myfoxatlanta.com — Posted: Wednesday, November 26, 2014 6:34 AM EST Updated: Wednesday, November 26, 2014 6:34 AM EST The threat of wintry weather has travelers concerned about their Thanksgiving plans. Major Northeast cities are likely to see moderate to heavy rain most of the day Wednesday.
Nov 26, 2014

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Nov 26, 2014

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Alabama deputies remove 21 'creepy' dolls found in swamp - Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5

myfoxatlanta.com — The Autauga County Sheriff's Office removed 21 dolls from Bear Creek Swamp Tuesday morning. While the dolls certainly look creepy, deputies feel the motive in placing them is more mischievous than sinister. The majority of the dolls are porcelain some of their hair was covered in white paint.

Charity van used to deliver Thanksgiving food stolen - Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5

myfoxatlanta.com — For 25 years, More for Atlanta has been delivering boxes of food to families in need. The organization's president Amy Martin says Thursday night someone stole the van they use to deliver boxes full of fresh fruit and vegetables, pastries and turkeys.

Atlanta cleans up damaged businesses after Ferguson protests - Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5

myfoxatlanta.com — Crews were repairing damage to some businesses in downtown Atlanta on Wednesday, a day after protesters filled the streets in mostly peaceful opposition to the Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury decision. Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed planned a news conference for 10:30 a.m. Wednesday to discuss the protests.

VIDEO: Potato peeling tip goes wrong - Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5

myfoxatlanta.com — Many of us have Thanksgiving dinner on our minds and according to one YouTube video a great way to save time in the kitchen is peeling potatoes with a drill.The video, "How To Peel Potatoes Quickly," says it's very simple to peel potatoes in less than one minute.

Passengers in Russia's Arctic give airliner a push - Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5

myfoxatlanta.com — Passengers in Russia's Arctic give airliner a push MOSCOW (AP) - In other countries, you may be asked to give a push to a car stuck in the mud. In Russia, passengers in the Arctic came out of an airliner to the bitter cold to help it move to the runway.

Taking a ride on Macy's 'Pink Pig' with some very special passen - Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5

myfoxatlanta.com — It's hard to top the energy and excitement of the Double-G : Winder-Barrow Bulldogs. A standing-room only gym packed with screaming students awaited Paul Milliken and the High 5 Sports Hand Trophy. It's hard to top the energy and excitement of the Double-G : Winder-Barrow Bulldogs.
Nov 26, 2014

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Atlanta protests #Ferguson grand jury decision - Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5

myfoxatlanta.com — A day after a Missouri grand jury opted to not indict the police officer who fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old, protestors took to the streets of Atlanta. A day after a Missouri grand jury opted to not indict the police officer who fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old, protestors took to the streets of Atlanta.

Grand jury focused on key fatal Ferguson 'tussle' - Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5

myfoxatlanta.com — Grand jury focused on key fatal Ferguson 'tussle' By DAVID A. LIEB and HOLBROOK MOHRAssociated Press FERGUSON, Missouri (AP) - Some witnesses called it a tussle. Others described it as a tug-of-war. Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson testified that they were fighting over his handgun.

A glance at Ferguson: Then, now and the future - Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5

myfoxatlanta.com — A glance at Ferguson: Then, now and the future ST. LOUIS (AP) - The weeks of anxious waiting and hours of deliberating ended Monday, but the grand jury's decision not to indict a white Ferguson, Missouri, police officer in the fatal shooting of black 18-year-old Michael Brown will likely reverberate throughout the community and nation for days to come.

Rain, snow could mess up Thanksgiving travel - Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5

myfoxatlanta.com — Rain, snow could mess up Thanksgiving travel By FRANK ELTMANAssociated Press MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) - Thanksgiving travelers scrambled to change their plans and beat a storm expected to bring snow, slush and rain to the crowded Washington-to-Boston corridor Wednesday on one of the busiest, most stressful days of the year.

Missouri governor: More National Guard in Ferguson - Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5

myfoxatlanta.com — Missouri governor: More National Guard in Ferguson FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says more than 2,200 National Guardsmen will be in place in the region near Ferguson on Tuesday night in the event of more violence.

New streetcar involved in 2 crashes before debut - Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5

myfoxatlanta.com — In a rare admission for a coach, Atlanta's Mike Smith conceded yesterday that he "didn't do the things that needed to be done" in a bitter loss to the Cleveland Browns. Smith faced intense criticism after calling a...

Chiefs place Berry on non-football illness list - Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5

myfoxatlanta.com — KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Chiefs safety Eric Berry is gearing up for a fight after a mass was found in his chest following last week's game in Oakland. He was placed on the non-football injury list Monday, and trainer Rick Burkholder said Berry may have lymphoma.

At least 18 injured in Ferguson-related protests - Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5

myfoxatlanta.com — At least 18 injured in Ferguson-related protests FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - Hospitals report having treated at least 18 people who were injured during the unrest that followed the announcement that a grand jury decided not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson for killing 18-year-old Michael Brown.

Ohio family recovers missing Sasquatch statue - Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5

myfoxatlanta.com — Ohio family recovers missing Sasquatch statue CINCINNATI (AP) - A southwest Ohio family is searching for Sasquatch no longer. The Spence family in Delhi Township, west of Cincinnati, says their 400-pound concrete statue of the mythical beast, which was reported stolen Saturday, has been found.
Nov 25, 2014

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FOX 5 reporters roll up sleeves, cook for Thanksgiving feast - Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5

myfoxatlanta.com — Pumpkin season is here! Before you dig out the pumpkin carving kit, get inspired and go beyond the traditional jack-o'-lantern with some creative decorating. Here are some fun - and easy - ideas to really make your pumpkins "pop!" Pumpkin season is here!