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Tweet From Georgia Congressman John Lewis Goes Viral

Less than a week after the 50th anniversary of the signing of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, a civil rights leader marked another anniversary. Monday morning, Congressman John Lewis (D-GA) tweeted “ 53...

July 7, 2014 - 4:12pm

Running The AJC Peachtree Road Race? Kick It Up A Knotch And Wear A Costume

It’s almost July 4th. In Atlanta, before the cookouts and the fireworks, thousands of Atlantans will get up at the crack of dawn to run the annual AJC Peachtree Road Race. The 6.2 mile race starts...

July 3, 2014 - 12:59pm

Do You Remember The Passage Of The 1964 Civil Rights Act?

Fifty years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act, a landmark piece of legislation that outlawed discrimination pertaining to race, sex, religion and origin. In...

July 3, 2014 - 10:38am

Apps and Background Checks: Resources For Keeping Kids Safe

FBI statistics say that a child goes missing in America every 40 seconds. The good news: 97 percent of these children are returned safely. But if parents do end up calling the police when their child...

June 17, 2014 - 11:05am

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed Welcomes New Baby

Mayor Kasim Reed is now father to a baby girl. Reed’s new wife, Sarah Elizabeth Reed, gave birth to their daughter Maria Kristan Reed, Thursday. The Mayor’s office confirmed both the birth and the...

June 6, 2014 - 9:09am