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Jack Kingston: People Know Where I Stand On The Issues

Shauna Stuart - Friday, July 18, 2014 - 12:49pm

Georgia’s Republican Primary election runoff is July 22. One of the hottest races is for the U.S. Senate seat of Saxby Chambliss, who is retiring. Republican Congressman Jack Kingston is facing off against businessman...

Jeff Sprecher (l) and his wife Kelly Loeffler (r) are a high profile couple in the financial world.

The New York Stock Exchange And The Atlanta Dream: All In A Day’s Work For Jeff Sprecher And Kelly Loeffler

Shauna Stuart - Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 9:09am

Last week as the nation was preparing to shut to celebrate the fourth of July, the Dow Jones Industrial average broke all records. The Dow broke the 17,000 mark for the first time ever. There was celebration on Wall...

In some Atlanta zip codes, the AIDS epidemic is as high as the infection rate in some African nations (Photo Credit: AIDS Vu)

Two Way Street: In Atlanta's Core, The AIDS Epidemic Is Skyrocketing

Shauna Stuart - Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 8:24am

The 1993 film Philadelphia starred actor Tom Hanks as a young lawyer dying of AIDS. Although the AIDS epidemic had started some 10 years earlier, the film was the first Hollywood feature to show the devastating toll...

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed: Mayors Have A Reality That People In Washington Don't Have Every Day

Shauna Stuart - Friday, July 11, 2014 - 5:45pm

Atlanta’s mayor Kasim Reed has a lot of thoughts about the future of cities. July 8, The Wall Street Journal published Reed’s thought’s on the future of cities as global leaders: This week on “Political Rewind”, GPB’...

Misty Friedman  is the School Nutrition Coordinator at the Georgia Department of Agriculture

Georgia Grown: Marinated Vegetable Salad

Sharisse Scineaux - Tuesday, June 24, 2014 - 1:08pm

Do your kids know more about apps than apples? Could they pick a rutabaga out of a lineup? Probably not, which is where the "Georgia Grown Test Kitchen" program comes in. It takes the "farm to table" movement a little...

A Racing Grace

Chris Riker - Monday, June 23, 2014 - 10:55am

One of the first rules of being a television news producer is NEVER to turn the talent into a 300-foot smear on the back wall. So, I tried my best to ensure that OTS reporter Grace Olson would be safe as we set out to...

Some of Muriel Lindsay's friends

The Dolphin Lady

Chris Riker - Friday, June 20, 2014 - 10:55am

I wasn’t quite sure what to expect when I set out to interview a Tybee Island astrologer who writes in earnest about speaking with time-traveling dolphins and their vital message for humanity. So, among my first...

Look who's talking with Bill & Bobbie on OTS!

Sky-High Airfares

Chris Riker - Thursday, June 12, 2014 - 9:19am

If you’re traveling this summer, GPB’s “On the Story” has some advice from consumer expert Clark Howard about how to beat the soaring cost of airfares. Clark explained that the key to saving money on travel is letting...

Bitcoin

Chris Riker - Thursday, June 12, 2014 - 6:51am

Sometimes history can be witnessed in a transition no one quite grasps at the time. On Tuesday June 17, GPB’s “On the Story” plans to re-air a recent segment on Bitcoin, the virtual money that some say will be the next...

The front page of the Atlanta Journal  June 7, 1944

Fighting For Freedom - Two Anniversaries

Bill Nigut - Friday, June 6, 2014 - 4:49am

On this 70th anniversary of D-Day, the Atlanta Constitution has published a thrilling supplement to today's edition: full page copies of the front pages of the Journal and the Constitution from June 7 and 8, 1944....

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