- Fan falls from upper deck in Atlanta, taken to hospital Updated: Aug-29-15 9:44 pm
ATLANTA - A fan has been given emergency medical treatment and been taken to a hospital after falling from the upper deck into the lower-level stands at Turner Field during a game between the New York Yankees and Atlanta Braves.
- Sky clinches playoff spot, tops Dream 98-96 Updated: Aug-29-15 9:41 pm
- Falcons announce 5-year contract extension for Julio Jones Updated: Aug-29-15 8:14 pm
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Falcons agreed to a $71.25 million, five-year contract extension with Julio Jones on Saturday that compares favorably with recent deals paid to other top wide receivers.
- How Atlanta became the Hollywood of the South Updated: Aug-29-15 5:05 pm
ATLANTA - The city is on fire.
- Braves option Williams Perez to minors following rough loss Updated: Aug-29-15 3:46 pm
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves have optioned right-hander Williams Perez to Triple-A Gwinnett and recalled right-hander Jake Brigham from Gwinnett.
- Health, election work elevated Jimmy Carter post-presidency Updated: Aug-29-15 2:08 pm
ATLANTA - To Azaratu Zakaria, Jimmy Carter's battle against the Guinea worm is represented by a scar.
- Authorities capture man in 1991 death of former girlfriend Updated: Aug-29-15 12:55 pm
ALPHARETTA, Georgia - Authorities say a man suspected in the 1991 death of his former girlfriend in North Carolina was arrested in suburban Atlanta.
- Williams Perez struggles, Braves crushed by Yankees 15-4 Updated: Aug-29-15 12:21 am
ATLANTA - Jonny Gomes charged off the mound in the ninth inning with his arm raised, as if he had just closed out a win.
- Gregorius has 6 RBIs, Yankees roll to 15-4 win over Braves Updated: Aug-28-15 11:46 pm
ATLANTA - Didi Gregorius and Brian McCann combined to give the New York Yankees' lineup a much-needed boost.
- Yankees 1B Teixeira still can't run, doesn't start vs Braves Updated: Aug-28-15 6:18 pm
ATLANTA - New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira is still out of the lineup while he deals with a bruised right shin.
- Yankees reinstate Mitchell from 7-day concussion DL Updated: Aug-28-15 3:09 pm
ATLANTA - The New York Yankees have reinstated rookie right-hander Bryan Mitchell from the seven-day concussion disabled list.
- Country music star Trisha Yearwood to hold cookbook signing Updated: Aug-28-15 7:25 am
ATLANTA - Country music superstar Trisha Yearwood is returning to her hometown to sign copies of her latest cookbook.
- Former powerhouse Braves struggling to finish a lost season Updated: Aug-27-15 7:47 pm
ATLANTA - This was not unexpected. Not after the Atlanta Braves traded away just about anyone with a major league pulse.
- Falcons' McKay reinstated to NFL Competition Committee Updated: Aug-27-15 7:06 pm
FLOWERY BRANCH, Georgia - Atlanta Falcons team president Rich McKay has been reinstated as chairman of the NFL's powerful Competition Committee, the league said Thursday, after a nearly five-month suspension for the use of artificial noise at the Georgia Dome during games.
- Youth soccer coach arrested on child pornography charges Updated: Aug-27-15 4:26 pm
MARIETTA, Georgia - Police say a youth soccer coach was arrested on child pornography charges in suburban Atlanta.
- Watershed management to launch 'No Wipes in Pipes' campaign Updated: Aug-27-15 11:52 am
ATLANTA - Atlanta's Department of Watershed Management is launching a campaign to bring awareness to how flushing wipes affect the sewer systems.
- Metro Atlanta's jobless rate rises slightly to 6.1 percent Updated: Aug-27-15 5:52 am
ATLANTA - State labor officials say metro Atlanta's unemployment rate has risen slightly, up to 6.1 percent.
- Miller can't stop winless streak, Rockies beat Braves 6-3 Updated: Aug-26-15 11:50 pm
ATLANTA - Everything was in place for Shelby Miller to end his frustrating winless streak. And then everything fell apart in the seventh inning.
- Barnes has 3 hits to lead Rockies to 6-3 win over Braves Updated: Aug-26-15 11:33 pm
ATLANTA - The Colorado Rockies thought they missed their opportunity against Atlanta starter Shelby Miller. In the seventh inning, Miller gave them a second chance.
- Astros top last year's win total, beat Yankees 6-2 Updated: Aug-26-15 9:01 pm
NEW YORK - A green laser beam bounced around a fog-filled clubhouse, music blared from all corners of the darkened room. It's a postgame party that's becoming commonplace with these Houston Astros.
- Pineda returns, chased in 5th as Yankees fall to Astros Updated: Aug-26-15 7:02 pm
NEW YORK - A little bunt caused a big problem for Michael Pineda and the New York Yankees.
- Falcons sign Grossman to compete for backup quarterback job Updated: Aug-26-15 5:47 pm
FLOWERY BRANCH, Georgia - Rex Grossman believes he has a couple more seasons left in him.
- Robbery of McDonald's workers, patrons prompts SWAT response Updated: Aug-26-15 7:55 am
KENNESAW, Georgia - Police are searching for a gunman who demanded money from customers at a McDonald's store northwest of Atlanta, prompting a Special Weapons and Tactics team to respond to the store.
- Dream cruise to 71-57 victory over Sun Updated: Aug-25-15 3:17 pm
- Chattahoochee plan stokes fear downstream from Atlanta Updated: Aug-25-15 12:35 pm
WHITESBURG, Georgia - State environmental officials will vote Wednesday to allow less Chattahoochee River water, at times, to flow below Atlanta, a proposal that angers downstream communities that fear a return to the 1990s when the big city's sewage discharges polluted their lives.