Man sentenced after threat to eat judge's kids

...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

...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

...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

...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 at the...

Popular Atlanta traffic reporter dies helping at accident

...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 far...

Police kill suspect outside Ga. Wal-mart

...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 of...

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. 60 near...

New Falcon stadium may need more from taxpayers

ATLANTA - Georgia officials are preparing to spend more than $30 million to buy land and build parking for the new stadium that would be home to the Atlanta Falcons.

Naked cowboy in Atlanta suburb

...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...

Companies receive incentives, fail to deliver jobs

...delivering the number of jobs they promised to state officials looking to bolster economic development.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported Sunday that a group of companies awarded more than $106 million in public grants fell short of...