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2 Chainz may be running for mayor

11alive.com — COLLEGE PARK, GA (WXIA) -- Could 2 Chainz be adding the title mayor to his resume? According to a recent interview with XXL Magazine, 2 Chainz announced a possible future in running for mayor of his hometown College Park, GA.

Scientists unboil an egg, and it may be a big deal

11alive.com — (CNBC) -- Scientists have figured out how to unboil an egg. It may seem like a mere parlor trick, but it is an achievement that could "dramatically" cut costs for cancer treatments, food production and other research in the $160 billion global biotechnology industry, according to a press release that was posted online Friday.

Good-bye Cadbury Creme Eggs? Deal bans British chocolates

11alive.com — A new deal that bans all Cadbury chocolates from being imported to America is sparking anger from chocolate lovers. According to the New York Times, the deal was reached between the Hershey's Company and Let's Buy British Imports, or L.B.B. But the popular chocolates won't completely vanish from store shelves.

Brendas Last Word - Super Bowl XLIX by the numbers

Craigslist safety tips

11alive.com — Craigslist can be a great resource for those wanting to buy items cheaply or sell things they no longer have use for.

Should registered sex offenders be allowed to keep lottery winnings?

11alive.com — ( TODAY SHOW) -- Last month, Timothy Poole of Mount Dora, Florida, won nearly $3 million on a scratch-off lottery ticket purchased at a 7-Eleven. Like most jackpot winners, he was given a giant check and got his picture taken by the state lottery.

New Twitter threat against airlines on Monday

Arrest Warrant Issued for Man with Tom Brady Helmet Tattoo

11alive.com — A man was arrested in Florida for drug possession, and all things considered, that's business as usual when it comes to arrests. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) shows you how the mugshot changes everything.

Sir Foster helps the Hawks get pumped up at Philips Arena

11alive.com — Sir Foster, the Philips Arena organist, gets the crowd fired up at home games Since 2009, Sir Foster has been bringing a different vibe to Philips arena. "I actually found this job on Craigslist. Originally they had me all the way at the top of the arena.

FBI tracks Twitter threat

11alive.com — ATLANTA, Ga. -- As Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport returns to normal, now begins the cat-and-mouse game between the FBI and the person who made the threats. The tweets were sent from someone with the Twitter handle "King Zortic." Checking twitter Sunday morning, that account has now been suspended.

Police searching for missing couple

11alive.com — The Cobb County Police Department's Crimes Against Persons Unit in conjunction with the G.B.I. is asking for the assistance of the public in helping to locate a missing couple. According to investigators, 69-year-old Elrey "Bud" Runion and his wife 66-year-old June Runion were last was heard from on Thursday, January 23, 2015.
Jan 26, 2015

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Jan 26, 2015

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Jan 26, 2015

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Jan 26, 2015

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FREE CHIPOTLE BURRITO | Here's the catch

11alive.com — ATLANTA -- Sometimes free is free. More often, free comes with a catch. Monday's free burrito catch is tofu. Chipotle is pushing its new tofu Sofritas. They're luring you in with the promise of something free in the future.

Fairington Elementary School reopens

11alive.com — LITHONIA, Ga. -- A DeKalb County elementary school damaged by fire will reopen Monday morning. Fairington Elementary School has been closed since Jan. 17, when a fire broke out in a kindergarten classroom. Investigators believe the fire was intentionally set. Students at the school had last week's classes at nearby Miller Grove High School.

Hawks organist called the greatest in sports

11alive.com — The Atlanta Hawks' organist, Sir Foster, is considered by many the greatest in the sports world. Now, he's playing the Hawks through their hot winning streak.
Jan 25, 2015

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Meet Earth's 5 oldest people, all born in the 1800s

11alive.com — Five people born in the 1800s are still with us - and they're all women. Three of these supercentenarians live in the United States.
Jan 25, 2015

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Bomb threats made at Hartsfield Jackson International Airport

11alive.com — ATLANTA -- There is a bomb threat causing delays at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. Two credible bomb threats were made on Delta flight 1156, which was coming from Portland, Oregon, and Southwest flight 2492, coming in from Milwaukee, according to airport spokesman Reese McCranie. The two planes were escorted to the airport by NORAD jets.

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