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Try It Before You Buy It: Perfect Bacon Bowl

1:22 PM, Mar 5, 2014

The Perfect Bacon Bowl makes a small bacon bowl in the microwave. A college student puts it to the test.

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Try It Before You Buy It: Wow Cup

10:42 AM, Jan 8, 2014

The Wow Cup advertises itself as a spill-proof alternative to a sippy cup. A mother and her toddler son test it.

Try It Before You Buy It: Sunny Side Out

11:12 AM, Dec 23, 2013

Sunny Side Out makes it easy to separate egg yolks from whites. A viewer tests it in her kitchen.

Try It Before You Buy It: Top 10 Preschool Toys

10:14 AM, Dec 20, 2013

All 37 Goddard Schools across the country have tested holiday toys for infants through preschool-age children.

Try It Before You Buy It: Wing Control Dusty

12:46 PM, Dec 12, 2013

This toy, inspired by Disney's "Planes," allows children to control it with their bodies. Two toy-loving 4-year-old girls test it at daycare.

Try It Before You Buy It: Smart Mop

9:37 AM, Dec 4, 2013

The Smart Mop claims to wring out easily, soak up quickly and wash up nicely in the washing machine. A homeowner tests it on her floors.

Try It Before You Buy It: Zoomies

7:43 AM, Dec 4, 2013

Zoomies are binoculars worn like sunglasses. An outdoorsy gentleman tests them on a sunny day.

Try It Before You Buy It: Butterball Indoor Electric Turkey Fryer

11:14 AM, Nov 25, 2013

Butterball has a new line of electric indoor fryers that promise more safety and less hassle. A turkey lover tests one, just in time for Thanksgiving.

Try It Before You Buy It: eKlenz

2:21 PM, Nov 20, 2013

eKlenz is a sponge with groves made specifically for cleaning remote controls. Is it worth the extra cost? A mom puts it to the test.

Try It Before You Buy It: EZ Moves

12:19 PM, Nov 14, 2013

EZ Moves is a do-it-yourself furniture moving system. A viewer tests it when she's ready to move her couch.

Try It Before You Buy It: Hurricane 360 Spin Mop

11:29 AM, Nov 14, 2013

The Hurricane 360 Spin Mop is supposed to swivel for a thorough clean. A first-time homeowner tests it in her kitchen.

Try It Before You Buy It: Vidalia Chop Wizard

9:09 AM, Nov 12, 2013

The Vidalia Chop Wizard claims to make it easier to cut vegetables. A mother of three puts it to the test.

Try It Before You Buy It: Air Curler

8:41 AM, Nov 7, 2013

Air Curler promises to curl a full head of hair in seconds. Kate, who loves her hair curly, puts it to the test.

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

Making Cell Phone Call Forces AirTran Flight Back to Terminal

An AirTran Passenger continuing a cell phone call during taxi for takeoff forces plane back to gate

7:13 PM, Nov 19, 2009

Teen charged as adult in death of boyfriend during sex

Jessica Burlew, 16, is charged with strangling 43-year-old Jason Ash to death with an electrical wire during sex.

8:42 AM, Jan 23, 2014

Petition wants Stone Mt. Confederate carving removed

An Atlanta man calls the famous Confederate memorial carving on Stone Mountain "antiquated and embarrassing."

7:41 PM, Apr 30, 2013

Georgia Aquarium Welcomes Belugas, Mermaids

Thoughout the month of December, a school of mermaids will perform in the aquarium's Ocean Voyager exhibit. They're from Florida's Weeki Wachee Spring State Park.

6:19 PM, Dec 2, 2010

Atlanta woman, three others overdue on Mount Rainier

Mount Rainier National Park sent rangers Tuesday to check trails near the Paradise visitors' center that might be used by two campers and two climbers overdue during a severe storm that is dropping 2-to-3 feet of fresh snow.

5:48 PM, Jan 17, 2012

The Bluff: Atlanta's forgotten community

An astonishing number of home vacancies -- more than half -- has turned what should have been prime real estate into crime real estate.
Welcome to the Bluff on English Avenue.

8:04 AM, Nov 3, 2011

Chef Mike LaSage

It's BBQ time!

2:37 PM, Jul 23, 2014

Woodstock police looking for missing man

Police in Woodstock are looking for a missing man they said was last seen on Sunday evening at his home.

3:04 PM, Sep 24, 2013

Shocker: Batman Dies!

If the rumor mill is correct (and by rumor mill we mean the DC Comics marketing department) Bruce Wayne will be killed in an upcoming Batman comic. And it won't be pretty.

8:25 PM, Nov 25, 2008


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