Man sentenced after threat to eat judge's kids

...mentally ill after prosecutors say he threatened to kill and eat a judge's children has been sentenced to prison.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that 59-year-old James Edward Satterfield on Thursday was sentenced to eight years in prison...

Peach will be back in Atlanta bowl's name next year

...hold a news conference on Monday to announce that the game's name will revert to Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported on Friday."It got down to what is our history, what is our heritage, what is our tradition...

Gov. Nathan Deal declines invitation for televised debate

...that matter most to them," Pennington said.Pennington's campaign said Deal declined invitations for a debate put on by WSB-TV and one jointly sponsored by Fox5-Atlanta, the Atlanta-Journal Constitution and the Cherokee Tribune.

Official's car stolen outside Capitol

...from a car parked outside the Georgia Capitol that belongs to the clerk of the Georgia House of Representatives. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that Bill Reilly discovered broken glass and his 1993 Chevy Suburban missing from its spot...

Motorcycle wreck kills Georgia judge

BLUE RIDGE, Ga. - A sheriff says a north Georgia judge was killed in a crash while riding a motorcycle.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Fannin County Chief Magistrate Judge Ronald Newton died Sunday afternoon in a wreck on Ga...

Popular Atlanta traffic reporter dies helping at accident

...traffic helicopter radio reports, died Saturday from a heart attack while helping a metro motorist. He was 61.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Emory, 61, known as "Captain Herb," heard a two-vehicle crash Saturday afternoon not...

Police kill suspect outside Ga. Wal-mart

...9:15 p.m. Friday in the parking lot of the Walmart on Georgia Highway 92 and Trickum Road. Duncan tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that the person who was shot was taken to a local hospital, but did not survive. The Georgia Bureau...

New Falcon stadium may need more from taxpayers

...17 million parking deck, a project made public days before the legislative session ended. Records obtained by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution show that state officials also could spend $16.3 million on land for the site. Critics say the...

Media members make their picks

...guys better than him the last 18 monthsSteve Hummer, Atlanta Journal-Constitution | Adam Scott - Dashing, talented object...win a major, but he has all the toolsJeff Schultz, Atlanta Journal-Constitution | Matt Kuchar - Universe seeking equalizer...

Naked cowboy in Atlanta suburb

...Decatur, Ga., man for breaking into several homes, including one owned by a city councilwoman, while naked.The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports that Ashdon Gibbs, 21, faces nearly a dozen charges stemming from the Monday spree.Councilwoman...