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Recent articles by Angelina:

Mayor Bottoms extends COVID-19 administrative orders for 60 days

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) -- As Georgia continues to see a spike in coronavirus cases, Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms is extending administrative orders that provide residents a a financial reprieve. → Read More

WarnerMedia to sell downtown Atlanta CNN Center

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) -- The CNN Center will soon be listed as 'for sale' according to its parent company WarnerMedia who plans to part ways with the building. → Read More

Gov. Kemp extends Public State of Emergency as coronavirus cases increase

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) -- Days ahead of the 4th of July holiday, Governor Brian Kemp has signed two executive orders extending Covid-19 safety measures and the state of emergency. → Read More

Women charged with DUI in fatal hit and run

FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. (CBS46) -- A woman is behind bars after driving while under the influence and fatally striking a 13-year-old boy. → Read More

Family to lay Rayshard Brooks to rest Tuesday at Ebenezer Baptist Church

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) -- Family of Rayshard Brooks, a Black man who was fatally shot by ex-Atlanta Police officer Garrett Rolfe, will lay the father of four to rest Tuesday → Read More

Demolition crew removes Confederate monument in Decatur

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. (CBS46) -- Just before midnight Thursday, a demolition crew gathered in Decatur Square with a crane to remove a controversial confederate monument. → Read More

Gov. Brian Kemp vows Georgia's support of law enforcement

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) -- Georgia's 83rd governor, Brian Kemp, is speaking up about the state's support of law enforcement as more people stand divided on police reform and finding justice → Read More

Police investigate fatal shooting of child in S. Fulton

CITY OF SOUTH FULTON, Ga. (CBS46) -- A 6-year-old was declared dead by officers at the scene of a shooting in Fulton County Wednesday evening. → Read More

Atlanta Police deny claims of police walkout, protesters stage sleep-in

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) -- Atlanta Police said there was no walkout, but dozens of officers were off the job Wednesday night thanks to a rash of sick calls. The sick-out → Read More

Teens held at gunpoint by Clayton County police

JONESBORO, Ga. (CBS46) -- Outraged Clayton County community members and parents are demanding police reform after an officer pointed a gun at five black teenagers Monday evening. → Read More

Abducted 6-month-old found safe and unharmed

CLARKSTON, Ga. (CBS46) -- An Amber Alert was issued for missing 6-month-old Noah Singleton. → Read More

Stacey Abrams calls out Sec. of State over primary voting chaos

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) -- Long lines and long waits were just the tip of the iceberg for Stacey Abrams as she discussed Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger’s alleged mishandling → Read More

Fired APD officers sue Mayor Bottoms and Police Chief Shields

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) -- Two Atlanta Police officers fired over a tasing incident involving a Spelman College and Morehouse College students have filed a lawsuit against Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms → Read More

LIVE UPDATES: Atlanta braces for another round of demonstrations

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) -- Less than 24 hours after demonstrations turned biolent in the streets of downtown Atlanta, a large law enforcement presence and the Georgia National Guard are deployed → Read More

Police allege elder neglect lead to woman's death, daughter charged

LITHONIA, Ga. (CBS46) -- A DeKalb County woman is facing a felony murder charge for her alleged involvement in her mother's death. → Read More

Elderly woman survives being beaten with a meat cleaver

POWDER SPRINGS, Ga. (CBS46) -- An elderly woman is in critical condition after police say she was beaten with an edged meat cleaver. → Read More

APD officer arrested for alleged assault of woman and dog

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) -- Atlanta Police Officer Larry Williams is on administrative leave after being charged for his alleged involvement in a domestic situation. → Read More

Homicide investigation underway in Norcross, 1 victim located

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. (CBS46) -- A homicide investigation is underway after a man was found at an apartment complex off Steve Reynolds Road Monday night. → Read More

Morehouse College to slash staff and salaries to reduce COVID-19's financial impact

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) — One of Georgia's most prominent black institutions of higher education, Morehouse College, will have to carry out several cost reduction methods as the COVID-19 pandemic forces → Read More

2 arrested in fatal shooting of unarmed jogger Ahmaud Arbery, peaceful protest planned

BRUNSWICK, Ga. (CBS46)--Two months have passed since Ahmaud Arbery was chased and gunned down by two white men while on his daily jog around his Satilla Shores neighborhood. → Read More