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Oct. 31

October 31, 2011 --

Homeless shelter alleges conspiracy to shut it down Former CEO accused of targeting churchgoers 2 women accused Herman Cain of inappropriate behavior Savannah Riverkeeper says it’s closing in on source of fish kill

Oct. 30

October 30, 2011 --

Push for broader (and riskier) public pension investment policies Opinion: Shorter’s shrunken head Morrow city official ruffled feathers at times  

Oct. 29

October 29, 2011 --

Shorter U. requires employees to reject homosexuality Help for domestic violence victims declining Failing museum costs taxpayers $700K per year EEOC sues S. Ga, farm, alleges discrimination against U.S. workers Judge OKs $1.25B settlement for black farmers CEO-style bonuses at APS may end with Hall Group voiced concerns about Fort Benning land deal

Oct. 28

October 28, 2011 --

Major security breach at ATL airport exposed Tubman Museum deal won’t pay back SPLOST cash

Delta Air Lines: $30 million

Delta Air Lines: $30 million
October 27, 2011 --

Delta Air Lines posted third-quarter profit of $549 million today, thanks to fare increases and strong corporate travel, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. So why exactly did Delta need a $15 million-a-year exemption from sales taxes on jet fuel? You’ll have to ask the Georgia General Assembly

Oct. 27

October 27, 2011 --

How ATL argues against — and for — the Eagle raid officers Male revue party held at ATL rec center DeKalb schools hiring a consultant to cut jobs, save money Gwinnett commissioners delay ethics policy vote Cain had Ga. tax lien from 2006

Globalizing Occupy Wall Street: From Chile to Israel, protests erupt

October 26, 2011 --

A closer look at protests in five countries — including the tent occupations that prefigured Occupy Wall Street. Many of the protests elsewhere grew out of movements that pre-date Occupy Wall Street and out of frustrations that, though similar in some ways, are also specific to their countries.

Oct. 26

October 26, 2011 --

Ga. seeks to strike down Voting Rights Act Cobb EMC delays action on transparency Dougherty Co. principals who invoked 5th Amendment named

Oct. 25

October 25, 2011 --

ATL restaurant franchises cost taxpayers millions

Audit: Unexplained 911 delays cripple ATL fire’s response time

Audit: Unexplained 911 delays cripple ATL fire's response time
October 24, 2011 --

Atlanta firefighters take much longer than they should to respond to emergencies, measured against national standards, and the delays are getting worse. Training, more dispatchers and a 911 audit to ferret out the cause of extraordinary delays — not necessarily more firefighters — may be the best solution, city auditor Leslie Ward says.

Oct. 24

October 24, 2011 --

Man at center of New Birth investment probe speaks out Attorneys in Forsyth Co. death penalty case claim they’re not being paid Investigator: Dougherty Co. school cheating probe nets 10 confessions

Oct. 23

October 23, 2011 --

ATL high schools broke rules to meet performance standards Ga. jobs plan slammed as a waste Mixed verdict on Gwinnett’s response to grand jury Climate, drought info difficult to access under Deal’s new climatologist