Attention is shifting to a second site for a stadium that would be the new home for the Atlanta Falcons.
A deadline to buy two churches on the stadium's preferred site is just over a week away, and no deal with the congregations has been reached.
The Gwinnett County Medical Examiner says a brain tumor caused the death of a northeast Georgia high school football player.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported that 17-year-old Jordan Bracken-Howley died suddenly Monday morning at his father's house in Lawrenceville.
One of two historic Atlanta churches near the site of a proposed new NFL stadium has rejected the city's initial offer for its land.
Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed said the city offered $13.5 million, but the Friendship Baptist Church countered with $24.5 million.
The Atlanta Hawks and two other teams have been fined an undisclosed amount by the NBA for tampering.
A league spokesman says a memo was sent to teams informing them of the penalties, but didn't say which clubs were punished or provide the amount of the fines.