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Ex-wife, children of Atlanta surgeon Christopher Edwards found dead in apparent murder-suicide

Ex-wife, children of Atlanta surgeon Christopher Edwards found dead in apparent murder-suicideAuthorities say they believe Marsha Edwards shot Christopher Edwards Jr. and Erin Edwards before turning the gun on herself.



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Woman 'who tried to kidnap two children' in Atlanta airport arrested

Woman 'who tried to kidnap two children' in Atlanta airport arrestedA woman who attempted to kidnap two children at the Atlanta Airport has been arrested, police say. Esther Daniels, 26, from Kansas, was detained by police following an incident in which a woman attempted to wrestle a pram containing a baby girl away from her mother. CCTV footage showed a suspect approach a family of five in the terminal building and attempted to grab the stroller, before trying to pick up one of the other children, a 6-year-old boy, and run off. The father was seen tugging the child back into his arms. A police officer approached as the altercation became more physical and the woman attempted to run, but was quickly apprehended.After attempting to fight back against the officers and lunging at the family one more time, she was taken down and physically restrained by three police officersThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported the children have no physical injuries from the attempted kidnapping.Police said the suspect was “experiencing mental distress”, was “speaking unintelligibly on her cellphone” and was “in a frenzied state” during the alleged attempted kidnapping.Ms Daniels was taken to a local hospital after the incident, where she was medically cleared before she was booked at Clayton County jail. She has been charged with kidnapping and obstructing an officer and is being held without bail.



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Atlanta nightclub faces backlash over alleged sexual assault that was streamed on Facebook Live

Atlanta nightclub faces backlash over alleged sexual assault that was streamed on Facebook LivePolice are investigating a video which appears to show a woman being sexually assaulted on the dance floor of an Atlanta nightclub.



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Friday TSA status: Long lines in Seattle, Atlanta as holiday weekend kicks off

Friday TSA status: Long lines in Seattle, Atlanta as holiday weekend kicks offThe TSA said it expects a busy travel weekend due to the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.



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Delta Air Lines passenger got a gun through security and onto plane in Atlanta

Delta Air Lines passenger got a gun through security and onto plane in AtlantaA passenger got through security in Atlanta and flew on a Delta Air Lines flight to Tokyo with a gun on Jan. 2, TSA confirmed to USA TODAY.



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Suspicious Package Bound For CNN Intercepted In Atlanta, CNN Reports

Suspicious Package Bound For CNN Intercepted In Atlanta, CNN ReportsA suspicious package addressed to CNN was intercepted Monday morning at an



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Dr. Timothy Cunningham Case: Missing CDC Scientist Found Dead in Atlanta River

Dr. Timothy Cunningham Case: Missing CDC Scientist Found Dead in Atlanta RiverThe CDC scientist was last seen Feb. 12, when he left work early saying he felt ill.



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Body of missing CDC doctor Timothy Cunningham found in Atlanta river

Body of missing CDC doctor Timothy Cunningham found in Atlanta riverThe body of 35-year-old Timothy Cunningham was found by fishermen in an



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Hackers demanding bitcoin ransom attack Atlanta city computers

Hackers demanding bitcoin ransom attack Atlanta city computersHackers demanding ransom payable in bitcoin have attacked computers of the Atlanta city government in the southern US state of Georgia, officials say. The ransomware assault shut down multiple internal and external applications for the city, including apps that people use to pay bills and access court-related information, Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms told a news conference Thursday. A ransom note sent to the city gave instructions for paying to free up files encrypted by the hackers.



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8 Numbers That Explain The Atlanta Airport Power Outage's Significance

8 Numbers That Explain The Atlanta Airport Power Outage's SignificanceA major power outage Sunday at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport ― the world’s busiest airport ― caused massive air traffic disruption across the country.



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