Tagged With Atlanta

Stacey Abrams kicked off the Verzuz rap battle between Jeezy and Gucci Mane by discussing voting rights and the Georgia US Senate race


An Atlanta-based activist 'posing' as a Black Lives Matter leader is facing federal charges for misusing $200,000 worth of donations, FBI says


US homelessness could shoot up 45% by the end of the year — but these organisations are helping families find relief



Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp sues Atlanta Mayor over mask mandate, a day after banning local mask mandates in the state


A 9-year-old Atlanta boy was hit four times in a drive-by shooting while filming TikTok videos with his siblings


WNBA players demand US Senator and Atlanta Dream owner Kelly Loeffler be removed after her comments against the Black Lives Matter movement and its place in the league



Atlanta Mayor Lance Bottoms tests positive for COVID-19, says she is asymptomatic


Meet Mychel 'Snoop' Dillard, who became a mum at 15, graduated from Vanderbilt at 20, opened a restaurant with 2 Chainz, and plans to build a seafood takeout empire


Smashed windows and thousands of dollars in damages: 3 Black business owners detail what it's been like to reopen their stores after being hit by looters


Garrett Rolfe, the officer charged with killing Rayshard Brooks, was accused of covering up a police shooting of a Black man in 2015


Atlanta megachurch pastor apologizes for saying that people might find 'white blessing' more palatable than 'white privilege'


Atlanta officer Garrett Rolfe was fired after fatally shooting Rayshard Brooks. He had recently been trained in de-escalation tactics and cultural awareness.



Rayshard Brooks was a loving family man who thought the George Floyd protests would move the needle on police brutality. Then he was shot dead by an Atlanta officer.


Rayshard Brooks celebrated his 8-year-old daughter's birthday hours before he was shot dead by Atlanta police


The Atlanta police website went down after the fatal shooting of Rayshard Brooks. The hactivist group Anonymous claimed responsibility.


Police have released bodycam footage showing the struggle before the fatal shooting of Black man Rayshard Brooks by Atlanta police



The Atlanta police officer who fatally shot Rayshard Brooks has been fired, and a 2nd officer is on administrative leave


An Atlanta protester describes what it was like to be arrested while peacefully protesting


6 Atlanta policemen were charged after being caught on video dragging 2 college students out of a car and smashing their vehicle's window with a baton


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