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Woman shot outside MARTA station

LITHONIA, Ga. - Authorities say a woman was in critical condition after being shot at a MARTA bus stop in the Lithonia area of DeKalb County.Police say officers were called to the bus stop around 10 a.m. Sunday. They...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-24/woman-shot-outside-marta-sta
Ronaldo earns third FIFA Player of the Year award

...of the Year for the first time, getting 17.52 percent to beat out Brazilian forward Marta (14.16) and American forward Abby Wambach (13.33).Marta was a five-time winner from 2006-10 and Wambach won in 2012.U.S. coach Jill Ellis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-01-12/ronaldo-earns-third-
Ga. may get tax hike for roads

...it's reasonable for some of the new spending to go toward mass transit but added that it wouldn't all go toward Atlanta's Marta system."There are other parts of the state where transit is important," he said. "It's got to be a statewide package...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-08/ga-may-get-tax-hike-road
Man killed by Atlanta MARTA train

...commuter train at a downtown station. MARTA officials say the person was struck shortly...the Georgia State University station. MARTA spokesman Lyle Harris told reporters that...and that he had died from his injuries. MARTA said in a statement that trains were not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-01/man-killed-atlanta-marta-tra
Brazilian superstar Marta seems at home in Buffalo

...Kobe Bryant, it makes no difference to Marta.As long as there's a ball to be kicked...all the structure and all that I need," Marta said through an interpreter, in comparing...nearby Niagara Falls.Just don't mistake Marta for a tourist.As she's done in her...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-06-10/brazilian-superstar-
Marta is the latest Brazilian superstar

...all the great Brazilian soccer stars, Marta Vieira da Silva is known by a single name...tough things they have gone through." Marta and her Brazilian teammates face the United...Daniela and Ester - all almost as talented as Marta and standing between the No. 1-ranked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/25/oth_144989.shtml
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Perdue staff meets with MARTA group

...Gov. Sonny Perdue's staff met with MARTA officials on Tuesday after the transit system's...legislators back to Atlanta so they can give MARTA more power to tap into reserves. He said MARTA officials never requested his help to push the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/04/08/met_517658.shtml
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MARTA to stop accepting old tokens for rides

...any commuters who still have tokens had better use them soon.MARTA stopped issuing tokens three years ago, but has continued to...them in vending machines toward the purchase of tickets.Now, MARTA says the deadline for using the tokens is Sept. 30. Until...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-05-18/marta-stop-accepting-old-tok
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MARTA train hits pedestrian in tunnel

ATLANTA - MARTA had to temporarily shut down part of its rail line in Atlanta after a train hit someone near a downtown station.MARTA spokesman Lyle Harris told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that a train struck a pedestrian in a tunnel between...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-06-18/marta-train-hits-pedestrian-
Atlanta teen mob attacks 2 on MARTA train

...About two dozen teens pounced on two Delta employees on a MARTA train headed south toward the airport, according to media reports...victim was repeatedly punched in the face. A report filed by MARTA police identified both victims as Delta employees.Read more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-04-20/atlanta-teen-mob-attacks-2-m
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