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Correction officials confirmed Monday that Cortez Berry, serving 8-years on a robbery charge, is the man kneeling in this photo taken at the Burruss Correctional Training Center. Officials are investigating the situation.

Cell phone photo sheds light on prison culture and contraband problem

Disgusting. Barbaric. Who cares? Those are some of the comments surrounding what appears to be a degrading image smuggled out of the Burruss Correctional Training Center in Forsyth, Ga., of an 18-year-old prisoner. In one disturbing frame, the horrors of prison life are exposed, while also revealing the prison system’s ...

“We are beyond excited about opening our first franchise restaurant in New York,” Chick-fil-A vice president of public relations Carrie Kurlander said in a statement. “… This location will allow us to serve fans who have been asking us to come to New York and to earn the opportunity to serve new customers, as it will be the first of many locations in the city.” (Credit: Chick-fil-A)

Chick-fil-A to open oversized restaurant in New York City

New York doesn’t have The Big Chicken. But it’s about to get a really big Chick-fil-A. Flashing a little pluck with the cluck, the Atlanta-based chain plans to open a three-level, 5,000-square-foot restaurant at the corner of Sixth Avenue and W. 37th Street in Manhattan in late summer, Crain’s New ...

Peachtree City police are investigating a shooting on Peachtree Station Circle.

Feds join in the investigation of Peachtree City phone pranksters

Two juveniles suspected in a bogus 911 report that triggered a SWAT team raid in Peachtree City “did their homework” before phoning dispatchers, police said.Pranksters researched names of tenants living on Peachtree Station Circle to make their claim that a family was being held at gunpoint there seem real, spokesman ...

10 things to know about daylight saving time

The video above shows a 2008 visit to Champ’s Clock Shop in Douglasville as they synchronized clocks for DST. Again this year, Champ’s plans “Chimes of 1,000 Clocks.” While most of us know two things about daylight saving time — spring forward one hour and change smoke detector batteries — ...

Pedestrian killed crossing Windy Hill Road

An unidentified man was struck by a car and killed when he walked into the fast lane of eastbound Windy Hill Road in Marietta on Sunday just after midnight, according to Cobb County police. The incident, just east of Cobb Parkway, apparently occurred in an area where there are no ...

NASCAR race car stolen, recovered undamaged next day

For one motorist, it was not an ordinary sighting of an ordinary car stranded on the side of the road. Indeed, sitting on the side of Lenora Road in the area of Pate Road was missing Number 44 NASCAR Sprint Cup race car stolen from Morrow, Georgia  Thursday morning. It ...

Wei Cao, 25, was reported missing on Monday. (Credit: Atlanta Police Department)

Update: Police say missing Ringling Bros. circus acrobat not found

Atlanta police say they have not located Wei Cao, the 25-year-old acrobat reported missing from the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus.Julia Peters, spokeswoman for circus producers Feld Entertainment, said Friday morning that Cao had been located, although Atlanta police spokeswoman Kim Jones said then she could not confirm ...

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Police: Couple left baby alone in van to go have sex

A Gwinnett couple lost custody of their children after an animal-control officer found a baby left alone in a minivan with its doors wide open while his parents were apparently inside their house having sex, a police report said.County Animal Control Officer J. Brooks summoned police Feb. 13 after finding ...

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