GBI reopens inquiry into fatal shooting by Union City officer

...19-year-old killed by a police officer in 2011, an agency spokeswoman said Monday.An investigation by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution and WSB-TV raised questions about how Union City police Officer Luther Lewis shot Ariston Waiters the...

Group supporting convicted Atlanta teachers

...Schools educators convicted in a test-cheating trial says a new group supporting them launches this week.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution says Gerald Griggs offered few details beyond a website named "FreeOurTeachersNow.com" at a church on...

Atlanta crash kills 2 kids

ATLANTA - Two children have died after their mother's car was involved in a three-car crash in Atlanta. A third child in the car has been hospitalized.

Ex-SEC player faces murder charge

...Police have charged a former Southeastern Conference football player with killing a 4-year-old boy. The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports 26-year-old Steven Terrence Singleton, a former football player at Buford High School in Georgia...

Educators arrested after student incident

...administrators surrendered to accusations of using excessive physical force against two elementary school students.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Atkinson Elementary School principal Aveory Allen and teacher Derek Wilder grabbed two boys by the...

Men who stole 39 Wal-Mart iPads could be part of crime ring

...week a couple was accused of stealing 33 iPads valued at more than $15,000 at another Wal-Mart store.The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports two men stole iPads from a Wal-Mart in Dallas by hiding them inside a file cabinet box, purchasing...

Man shot 6 times in NW Ga.

...residents were leaving a home off U.S. 411 when they saw the body on the ground early Tuesday morning. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that he was identified as 36-year-old Ashley Carr of White. Deputies tell WSB-TV that he...

Wounded by mom, Georgia teen dies

...involving several youths and adults started outside Tilson's College Park apartment Saturday.Hightower tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that Latoya Tilson was hit in the face, then fired a handgun into the crowd.Police say Pierre Tilson...

Georgia mom shoots son during fight

...group of youths and adults outside the woman's College Park apartment Saturday evening. Hightower tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that 33-year-old Latoya Tilson was hit in the face, then fired a handgun into the crowd. Hightower...

Braves franchise changes include shift in offensive philosophy

The 2015 season marks a changing of the guard for the Atlanta Braves front office, but it also means a change in philosophy that could prove crucial for the franchise over the coming years.