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Wreck on I-20 in DeKalb County

Tow truck driver killed in wreck on I-20

A tow truck driver died while assisting another driver on Interstate 20 Tuesday, Georgia State Patrol officials confirmed.

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Tuesday evening forecast

Meteorologist Brad Nitz said to expect heavy downpours later on this evening.

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Georgia Lottery announces partnership with Kia Motors

The Georgia Lottery celebrated its 21st anniversary with a new corporate sponsor Tuesday. Lottery officials traveled to Troup County to meet with West Point’s Kia Motors to announce their partnership.
Scene of the accident involving the firefighters

3 firefighters injured in training accident

Three firefighters are recovering after an accident sent them to the hospital Tuesday afternoon. According to Hall County Fire Department, the firefighters were injured when the bucket they were in fell about 20 feet to the ground.

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Friend speaks out about dad who left son in back of hot car

Channel 2's Kerry Kavanaugh traveled to Tuscaloosa, Ala. to talk with a close friend of Justin Ross Harris.

Lab CEO accused of falsifying test results, affecting metro Atlanta patients

Lab CEO accused of falsifying test results, affecting metro Atlanta patients

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Atlanta Traffic

Atlanta Traffic from the WSB 24-hour Traffic Center

Major Interstate Incidents: Gwinnett Co.: Stalled Big Rig...I-85/nb north of Beaver Ruin Rd., in the center lane.
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The five day forecast from Severe Weather Team 2

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After 3-year probe, feds to monitor Newark police

Newark police engaged in the excessive use of force, routinely stopped people on the street for no legitimate reason and regularly stole property from civilians, the U.

Senate, House on collision course on border money

Senate Democrats prepared Tuesday to whack $1 billion from President Barack Obama's emergency spending request for the border, while leaving out policy changes Republicans have demanded as their price for agreeing to any money.

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Mysterious white flags appear atop Brooklyn Bridge

Police probing Brooklyn Bridge flag switch

Two large American flags atop the Brooklyn Bridge — one of New York City's most heavily secured landmarks — were replaced sometime during the night with white banners that were spotted Tuesday morning fluttering in the wind.
Parliament and Big Ben

Israel responds to critics with fake London bombing tweet

It was an attempt to win hearts and minds that definitely backfired. On Monday, the Israel Defense Forces tweeted this photoshopped image of Britain’s Houses of Parliament under missile fire with a message that read “What would you do?

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Georgia football player facing assault charge

Police say a University of Georgia football player is facing a charge of aggravated assault, a felony.

5 things to know about the rest of the WNBA season

With a little under a month left in the WNBA regular season, the scramble for the playoffs is underway.