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Video exposes Atlanta garbage truck collecting regular trash and recycling together Video included

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An Atlanta man decided to stake out trash bins in Midtown with his cell phone to see what happened when a garbage truck came by to empty them. 

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One killed, two injured in South Fulton County wreck involving tractor trailer

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Chopper 46 is on the scene of a fatal wreck involving a vehicle and a truck. 

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CBS46 takes a closer look at gubernatorial candidate ads

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The Gubernatorial candidates are doing everything they can to get the attention of citizens and their votes. Many of them are using commercials on television and online to get their message out.

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South Fulton daycare in jeopardy

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A vote in the city of South Fulton Tuesday night could be the deciding factor in whether the daycare gets the help it needs to stay open.

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Juror in Tex McIver trial: "He was reckless." Video included

LaKeisha Boyd speaks with CBS46 reporter Rebekka Schramm (Source: WGCL) LaKeisha Boyd speaks with CBS46 reporter Rebekka Schramm (Source: WGCL)
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A juror in the murder trial of Atlanta attorney Tex McIver said the decision of whether to find McIver guilty of his wife's murder was the hardest she's ever had to make.

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Officer, drunk driver injured during high-speed chase in Alpharetta

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An Alpharetta Police officer and a suspected drunk driver were both injured during a high speed chase Friday night. 

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How to save money on a sewer line repair

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Here’s a little-known fact for Fulton County homeowners. If there’s a sewer line break on the right-of-way, the county will fix the first ten feet for a flat rate of $1400. 

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Gambling turns deadly in metro Atlanta Video included

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Investigators say a large group of men were gambling in front of an apartment complex when two of the men got into a verbal argument.

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Man flees court before murder conviction

Verlaine LaGuerre | Source: Fulton County Sheriff's Office Verlaine LaGuerre | Source: Fulton County Sheriff's Office
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Police are searching for a man they say walked out of a Fulton County courthouse right before a murder verdict came down, Friday. 

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Memorial service held for CDC researcher Timothy Cunningham

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A memorial service was held Saturday morning for Timothy Cunningham, the CDC researcher whose body was found in the Chattahoochee River on April 4.

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Atlanta Falcons release 2018 schedule

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If the Atlanta Falcons are going to be the first team to make the Super Bowl when the game is hosted in their own stadium, they'll face a tough road on their way. 

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Safety of plane engines: Is it safe to fly?

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CBS46 spoke to two aviation experts who say we should be concerned about the age of all plane engines.

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Atlanta rent on the rise

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It’s hard to miss all the development happening in Atlanta. Many of the projects underway are apartment buildings.

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Woman dead following hit-and-run crash on downtown connector

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A woman is dead after she was struck by a vehicle while walking along the downtown connector in Atlanta early Thursday morning.

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Part of Delta plane catches fire at Atlanta Airport

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Part of a Delta Airlines plane caught fire at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport Wednesday. 

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Sources: Atlanta police files wiped in cyber attack

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While many parts of Atlanta city government are back up and running, CBS46 has learned exclusively that the issues at the Atlanta Police Department are dire following a cyber attack. 

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CBS46 reporter hosts charity golf tournament for good cause

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CBS46 reporter Adam Murphy is known for finding solutions to outrageous water bills and moldy apartments. But for the last several years, he's been fighting to find cures for debilitating brain diseases that don't yet have them.

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Woman finds hidden camera in restroom at metro Atlanta Starbucks

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A woman called 911 after she found a hidden camera inside the unisex restroom of a Starbucks in metro Atlanta.

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School district says no discipline after student creates racial prom poster

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A social media post is going viral after a white student used racial stereotypes while asking a white girl to the prom.

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GBI processing backlogged rape kits

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For years thousands of rape kits have been in storage waiting to be processed and now GBI says they're making progress.

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Woman becomes first female sniper in Fulton Co. Video included

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A few years ago Lashira Norwood made a decision that changed her life, armed with a Master's Degree in Public Health, she was working at an alternative school when she made a decision that would arm her in another way. 

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Second arrest made after teen fatally shot in Union City

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Police have made an arrest in the case involving a deadly shooting in Union City on Monday.

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Fallen tree tumbles onto disabled woman's home

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A disabled woman is okay after after a tree fell onto her home in northwest Atlanta early Tuesday morning.

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Police crack down on people driving dirt bikes through metro Atlanta streets Video included

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Police are seeking the public's help in cracking down on a longtime problem, people driving dirt bikes and ATV's on city streets.

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Gunfire concerns South Fulton residents

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A South Fulton  community says they are being plagues by gun fire, and whole no on has been hurt, the constant sound of weapons going off has them worried about their safety.

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Atlanta Municipal Court reopens, court dates go on as scheduled

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According to the Atlanta Municipal Court Facebook page, anyone with a ticket or citation for a traffic violation can report to court at the originally scheduled day and time.

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5 students charged for anti-Semitic messages on driveway Video included

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Five students in Georgia have been arrested for allegedly placing anti-Semitic messages in a resident's driveway in Milton.

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Disabled man hit, killed by train in Atlanta

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A disabled man was hit and killed by a train late Thursday in Atlanta.

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Easing the symptoms from high pollen counts

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The pollen count for Thursday is a little over 5300 which is the highest counts we've seen so far. But even though it's bothering people with allergies, it's not keeping them indoors. 

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Residents complain about new rules regarding guests at complex

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People who live in one Atlanta apartment complex say they feel like prisoners in their own homes. The new company that took over Allen Hills Apartments won't allow visitors.  

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