Metro Atlanta baby boomer writing a book about more senior citizens choosing to violate zoning ordinances for companionship and cost savings
Metro Atlanta's unemployment rate decreased to 7.0 percent in November, down seven-tenths of a percentage point from 7.7 percent in October.
Some 1.3 million Americans are set to lose their unemployment benefits Saturday.
After a strong start to the holiday shopping season, sales have fallen for the third consecutive week as Americans continue to hold back on spending during what is traditionally the busiest buying period of the year.
Call it a holiday truce.
Georgia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate decreased to 7.7 percent in November, its lowest point since November 2008, when it was 7.6 percent.
The Federal Reserve says it will reduce its $85 billion a month in bond purchases by $10 billion starting in January, citing a stronger U.S. job market. And it says it will take further steps to reduce the pace of the purchases next year if that improvement continues.
Sparse crowds at malls and "50 percent off" signs at The Gap, AnnTaylor and other stores give a clue as to how the holiday season is going.
Congress has sent President Barack Obama bipartisan legislation scaling back across-the-board spending cuts on programs ranging from the Pentagon to the national park system.
Tea Party activists want a judge to slow down the deal for a new Atlanta Braves stadium backed by $300-million worth of Cobb County tax dollars.
The number of U.S. homes entering the path to foreclosure or winding up repossessed by lenders has fallen to levels not see in more than six years.
A majority of business economists believe the Federal Reserve will begin to pull back on its massive economic stimulus program early next year, according to a recent survey.
Facing an $80-mil. deficit, Cobb County schools question tax deal for new development that supporters say will pay off big in the long run
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.
Attorneys for the family of a teenager shot and killed as an officer was trying to serve a warrant are questioning what really happened and whether there is evidence that was never collected.
Donna Lowry is the state of Georgia's only full time Education Reporter. She created both the CLASSNOTES and award-winning CLASS ACT segments that are regular features on 11Alive News.
On Sept. 13, Atlanta Business Chronicle named the 2013 Atlanta's Best Places To Work.
Spring is a great way to freshen up after being covered up and cold all winter long.
A 7-foot clown walks into a circus-themed corn dog restaurant and is mostly ignored. They don't know what's about to happen. I do.
As the state investigators examine a deadly shooting involving a Euharlee police officer, family members of the victim are questioning the details of what happened.
You may be surprised to find out how Advocate thrived after launching just days before the September 11th attacks.
A judge will hear pre-trial motions by the defense for accused murderer Stephen McDaniel in a Bibb County courtroom on Monday.
Four sleepy teenagers are now napping at the Gwinnett County jail, charged with breaking into cars in the town of Dacula.
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