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Print out your Cold Weather Checklist

11:46 PM, Jan 23, 2014

Metro Atlanta is headed for the coldest temperatures in the region since 1985. 11Alive has gathered information from experts in our area to help you with last minute preparations. PRINT the list off and check them off tonight!

Billing and interest rates top credit card complaints

7:18 PM, Jan 14, 2014

If you have a credit card with Capital One, Citibank, Bank of America, JP Morgan Chase or GE Capital Retail, chances are you may have had a problem with them.

Fighting the Flu: Answering your questions

9:00 PM, Jan 10, 2014

Flu deaths in Georgia have more than doubled to 19 as of January 4. 11Alive's Jon Shirek and Bill Liss take a look at the situation here and answer your questions.

Help Desk: Property protection in wintry weather

6:26 PM, Jan 2, 2014

The New Year is off to a chilly start and the coldest air in four years expected to make its way to North Georgia by the end of the week. Freezing temperatures bring the potential for household and property damages.

Help Desk: MARTA Job Fair on January 4

5:15 PM, Dec 30, 2013

Have you been searching for a full-time job? The New Year could bring you a new career at MARTA. On Saturday, January 4, MARTA will host a job fair to hire full-time bus operators.

Air travel changes coming in 2014

11:24 PM, Dec 20, 2013

Friday night kicks off the busy Christmas/New Year's holiday travel season, and passengers passing through the world's busiest airport should allow for extra time, both in getting to the airport, as well as for getting through security.

Help Desk: Arrive on time this holiday season

5:58 PM, Dec 20, 2013

The holiday season is upon us and that means many metro-Atlanta residents will be hitting the road, or having to contend with those visiting from out of town. The 11Alive Help Desk wants travelers to arrive safely and on time.

Help Desk: 'Tis the season to be scammed

6:13 PM, Dec 19, 2013

The Grinch isn't the only one stealing Christmas this year, scammers are in on it too. The Help Desk wants you to know the major holiday scams to avoid this year. 

Help Desk steps in after football star home ransacked

8:18 PM, Dec 16, 2013

It was a big night at the Georgia Dome for Griffin High School's Jacquez Parks. Parks is the quarterback of the Griffin High School football team.

Help Desk: Foster Mom overwhelmed with donations

11:31 PM, Dec 4, 2013

Being a foster parent and providing tender loving care around-the-clock is enough of a responsibility -- imagine adding a lot more to it. Well, one foster mom, Misty Barry, is doing just that.

Help Desk: Volunteer your time this holiday season

6:40 PM, Nov 18, 2013

The season for giving is ramping up and the 11Alive Help Desk found many Atlanta-area organizations searching for a lending hand.

Atlanta Job Fair spotlights "Hiring our Heroes"

7:42 PM, Nov 14, 2013

With 44,000 Georgia troops currently out of work, that's an unemployment rate nearing 11%, job fairs and the Internet hold the key to getting our Heroes back into the workplace. On the front lines are "Hiring our Heroes" job fairs.

Porter Brooks

Easter is just around the corner and that means family and friends gathering around the house.

1:24 PM, Apr 15, 2014

Very Few Post Offices Open Late For Tax Filers

Very few options are available for tax procrastinators to mail their tax returns in this year, with only two Metro area post offices open until midnight.

5:41 PM, Apr 15, 2010

Homeless to Run Peachtree Road Race

Among the 60,000 running this thursday, a small group of Atlanta's homeless who have trained hard for the event. 

10:45 PM, Jul 1, 2013

Gwinnett Gang Task Force Hits Streets

Gwinnett County’s new gang task force hits the streets this weekend. Twenty-five to thirty-five officers will be part of the county’s new enforcement strategy.

8:44 AM, Mar 7, 2008

Straight line winds, lightning leave mark on Metro Atlanta

Victims of Monday evening's damaging storms are cleaning up as tornado season arrives in Georgia.

6:32 PM, Mar 1, 2011

Kids Use CPR to save 12 week old baby

What would you do if your child all of a sudden stopped breathing? It's a frightening scenario that one Marietta mother found herself in just last week.

5:55 PM, Mar 14, 2013

Top 10 Farmers Markets in Metro Atlanta

We've compiled a list of the Top 10 Farmers Markets in Metro Atlanta for foodies, organic food enthusiasts and people looking for something to do.

7:59 AM, Apr 16, 2011

Cobb DA: End 'zero tolerance' weapons ban in Georgia schools

The DA says students who accidentally bring certain small items to schools such as pocket knives should not be treated as if they'd purposely brought loaded guns.

4:21 AM, Oct 18, 2013

Arrests made in Atlanta car break-ins

Atlanta Police have arrested two suspects in a rash of recent car break-ins.

12:14 PM, Jul 19, 2011

Kendrick Johnson: New video does not show how Valdosta teen died

New video released Wednesday does not provide any obvious clues as to how Kendrick Johnson's body got into a rolled up gym mat.

11:57 PM, Nov 7, 2013


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