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7-year-old girl shot in Atlanta after Christmas shopping dies

ATLANTA (AP) - A 7-year-old girl who was shot in the head by a stray bullet after Christmas shopping with her family in Atlanta has died, marking another fatality in a city suffering from a spike in gun violence.

Local Culture
Examining Trends in GSU Football Recruit...

There is a trend that has not only continued throughout Georgia State’s short football history, but has intensified. What to make of this trend is open to

Local News
Atlanta Speedwerks Set for Three-Car Hon...

The Atlanta Speedwerks pairing of Brian Henderson and 16-year-old Robert Noaker will reunite for the 2021 IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge in a Honda Civic Type-R TCR, one of three entries the team plans to campaign in the championship.

Local Culture
Atlanta United's CCL run and season ends but club sees reason for...

After a woeful season that fell short of their young but ambitious club’s expectations in just about every way, Atlanta United brought their 2020 to a close with admirable defiance in Wednesday’s Concacaf Champions League win over Club America at Exploria Stadium in Orlando.

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Customers start fundraiser as Atlanta's ...

With the establishment on the verge of closing, longtime customers are now taking action to help keep the doors open. Thursday evening saw a packed house as news spread of The Colonnade possibly shutting down for good.

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GA Coronavirus: 5 Atlanta-Area Sheriffs-...

A professional training event at Callaway Gardens became a spreader event, infecting five incoming metro Atlanta sheriffs with COVID-19.

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Jewish Federation Of Greater Atlanta Launches Virtual Competition

Participants from a variety of Atlanta organizations and businesses will compete in the first Propel Pitch: A Virtual Competition of Jewish Atlanta Innovation in January 2021, according to a press release.

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Panic at the Gas Station: Fuel Shortage ...

The shutdown of the Colonial Pipeline is causing panic along the southeast and people are flocking to gas stations while several governors are declaring a state of emergency.

National News
Expedia's Top Trending Spring Break 2021 Destinations

A picture is worth a thousand words. Expedia's offering up their 10 most-searched spring break destinations, and you may be surprised where people want to go in 2021.

Travel
Reviewing Georgia Southern football in 2...

After the trials and tribulations that went beyond a typical four-year college football career, Werts was a short press conference away from a celebration in New Orleans following his 25th victory as the starting quarterback for Georgia Southern.

Sports
Georgia election admins battle Covid and...

Weary election workers are preparing for the races on strained resources, two months after Joe Biden's narrow Georgia win.

Local News
NFL Week 9 Wrap-Up: Wilson Regresses and Tom Brady Chokes

Here's our recap of everything that happened in Week 9 of the NFL.

Sports
Our Marylanders Now: Visual Artist Amy S...

Baltimore-based artist Amy Sherald painted Michelle Obama's official portrait.

Local Culture
NFL Week 7 Wrap-Up: Undefeated Steelers ...

With Week 7 of the 2020 NFL season finished, we see dominance in veterans like Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers, and Big Ben, and franchises crumble.

Sports
Things Are Heating Up on 'The Bachelorette'—Here's the Season 16,...

On this week's "Bachelorette" episode, Clare explores the bachelors' love languages, and things get a little steamy!

TV
Run One of These 3 Holiday-Themed Virtua...

Work off those quarantine pounds while still having fun—by participating in one of these holiday virtual races.

Wellness
General Mills Releases 'Buddy the Elf' C...

Let's stick to the four main food groups for breakfast—candy, candy canes, candy corns, and syrup!

Products & Promotions
New 'Bachelorette,' New Drama: Here's the Season 16, Episode 1 Re...

"The Bachelorette" returns to ABC and the drama's already started! (Warning: spoilers ahead)

TV
Twitter Reacts to 'Mike Pence's Fly'

After the Vice-Presidential 2020 Debate, "Mike Pence's Fly" is what's trending on Twitter!

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National Articles
Cracking the Code on Gen Z Slang: Slaps,...

Need to talk to your kids but can't understand what they're saying? Need a guide to Gen Z slang and lingo? We've got the definitions to "cap," "simp," "sus," and so many more!

Local Culture
Sinbad’s 'Shazaam': The Strange Case of ...

Many people remember a movie where Sinbad plays a genie and grants wishes to two children. However, there is no evidence that this movie ever existed.

Film
Smithsonian Launches Educational Cruises That Bring History to Li...

Smithsonian has partnered with Ponant Cruise Line to offer unforgettable cruise experiences.

Travel
Target to Stop Selling Trading Cards in ...

After a violent incident, Target will no longer sell Pokémon and select sports trading cards in stores.

Gaming
Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando ...

There’s one less queue to go through at Florida theme parks.

Travel
WATCH: Raw Footage of Florida Fisherman Nearly Attacked By Alliga...

While tarpon fishing near the everglades, this Florida resident somehow kept his wits about him as he captured his own narrow escape from an alligator attack.

National News
How to Use Gas Buddy to Navigate the Tem...

Originally created to help people save money at the pump, the Gas Buddy app is the unsung hero of the recent fuel shortages.

Automotive
White Claw Will Be Available on United A...

Plus, a revamped snack menu to go with it! United Airlines recently unveiled a beefed-up food and drink menu.

Products & Promotions
Tiger Walking in Houston Neighborhood Rallies 'Tiger King's' Caro...

Just in case you didn't get enough of Carole Baskin from the "Tiger King" docuseries on Netflix, here's one more reality appearance.

National News
WATCH: Colorado Rockies Fan Gets Knocked...

In an incident recorded on video, a Padres fan can be seen walking up to another man, who seems to be a Rockies fan, and punches him right in the face. The knockout punch went down during the 6th inning at Coors Fields.

Sports
'The Voice': Biff Gore, 'Ambassador of S...

OCN Live chats with Biff Gore about season 6 of "The Voice" and gets an exclusive performance from his new album that's releasing soon!

Music
VIDEO: 5-Year-Old Has 'Staring Contest' With a Bobcat in Colorado...

On April 10, 2021, a 5-year-old girl named Rian Woodard was playing in her backyard at her family home in Castle Rock, Colorado, when a bobcat hopped the fence in its pursuit of a rabbit. The two had a staredown, and the entire encounter was captured on a Nest video camera.

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