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'Say Yes to the Dress' star Lori Allen gifts nurse free wedding dress

TLC's ‘Say Yes to the Dress’ Atlanta star, Lori Allen, gifts ER and trauma nurse, Holly Beth Jones, a free wedding dress on ‘Fox and Friends Weekend.’

atlanta - Fox News
12:07pm PDT - July 11th, 2020

Atlanta Dream players stand against Sen. Kelly Loeffler's criticism of BLM movement

The Atlanta Dream's players issued a message on Twitter that stands firm against the criticism of the Black Lives Matter movement made by owner Sen. Kelly Loeffler, who had earlier reiterated her remarks.

atlanta - ESPN
7:31am PDT - July 11th, 2020

FaZe start off strong in Subliners' 'home' series - Reuters

The first-place Atlanta FaZe prevailed Friday to reach the Group A upper-bracket final in the New York Subliners "home" series in Call of Duty League play.

atlanta - Reuters
8:47pm PDT - July 10th, 2020

Fed officials suggest U.S. recovery may be stalling - Reuters UK

The seemingly rapid rebound in the U.S. economy over May and June may be leveling off, Atlanta Fed president Raphael Bostic said on Wednesday, with real time indicators of business activity suggesting the renewed spread of the coronavirus is taking a toll.

atlanta - Reuters
12:50pm PDT - July 8th, 2020

Fed's Bostic: Pace of U.S. recovery may be leveling off - Reuters.com

The seemingly rapid rebound in the U.S. economy over May and June may be leveling off, Atlanta Fed president Raphael Bostic said on Wednesday, with real time indicators of business activity suggesting the renewed spread of the coronavirus is taking a toll.

atlanta - Reuters
10:52am PDT - July 8th, 2020

IN BRIEF: D.C. Circuit grounds environmental challenge to Atlanta airport expansion - Reuters

A federal court in Washington D.C. tossed a lawsuit Tuesday by northern Georgia residents who claim the proposed expansion of a small Georgia airport should be further studied for environmental impacts.

atlanta - Reuters
7:11pm PDT - July 7th, 2020

WNBA stands by Black Lives Matter theme, defying Atlanta team's co-owner - Reuters

The WNBA said it would continue to advocate for social justice issues, defying Atlanta Dream co-owner and U.S. Senator Kelly Loeffler after she opposed the league's plan to honor the Black Lives Matter movement during the upcoming season.

atlanta - Reuters
3:15pm PDT - July 7th, 2020

Players push for Dream to oust owner Loeffler - Reuters

Players are pushing for the WNBA to remove Kelly Loeffler as co-owner of the Atlanta Dream.

atlanta - Reuters
10:55am PDT - July 7th, 2020

Fed's Bostic: Business 'getting nervous again' as virus surges - Reuters

The surge in U.S. coronavirus cases has made business owners "nervous again," Atlanta Federal Reserve president Raphael Bostic said on Tuesday, and has prompted him to focus on company decisions over the next three to six weeks.

atlanta - Reuters
7:23am PDT - July 7th, 2020

Fed's Bostic says U.S. recovery may be 'levelling off': FT interview - Reuters India

Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank President Raphael Bostic said the U.S. economic recovery is in danger of stalling due to the recent spike in coronavirus cases across many American states.

atlanta - Reuters
10:10pm PDT - July 6th, 2020

Fed's Bostic says U.S. recovery may be 'levelling off': FT interview - Reuters

Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank President Raphael Bostic said the U.S. economic recovery is in danger of stalling due to the recent spike in coronavirus cases across many American states.

atlanta - Reuters
9:39pm PDT - July 6th, 2020

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Tests Positive for COVID-19

Keisha Lance Bottoms, the mayor of Atlanta, announced that she has tested positive for COVID-19.

atlanta - Time
3:42pm PDT - July 6th, 2020

Braves OF Markakis opts out of 2020 season - Reuters

Atlanta Braves outfielder Nick Markakis has opted out of the 2020 season.

atlanta - Reuters
10:33am PDT - July 6th, 2020

Baseball: Freeman among four Braves players to test positive for COVID-19 - Reuters

Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman was among four players from the Major League Baseball (MLB) outfit to test positive for COVID-19, team manager Brian Snitker said.

atlanta - Reuters
10:36pm PDT - July 4th, 2020

Defiant upset Reign, reach OWL Summer Showdown semis - Reuters

The 11th-seeded Toronto Defiant stunned the second-seeded Atlanta Reign 3-2 in overtime on Saturday in the quarterfinals of the North American region of the Overwatch League Summer Showdown tournament.

atlanta - Reuters
8:53pm PDT - July 4th, 2020

Tiafoe tests positive for COVID-19, withdraws from Atlanta event - Reuters

Frances Tiafoe has tested positive for COVID-19 and been forced to withdraw from the All-American Team Cup exhibition tournament in Atlanta, the American said on Saturday.

atlanta - Reuters
9:25am PDT - July 4th, 2020

Tennis-Tiafoe tests positive for COVID-19, withdraws from Atlanta event - Reuters

Frances Tiafoe has tested positive for COVID-19 and been forced to withdraw from the All-American Team Cup exhibition tournament in Atlanta, the American said on Saturday.

atlanta - Reuters
8:56am PDT - July 4th, 2020

Sprint 5G is no more, as T-Mobile focuses on its own network

A day after formally completing the sale of Boost, Virgin and other Sprint prepaid networks to Dish, T-Mobile is pulling the plug on Sprint 5G. The move is one in a long list of issues that need sorting out in the wake of April’s $26.5 billion merger. And lik…

atlanta - TechCrunch
3:21pm PDT - July 2nd, 2020

Ex-Atlanta policeman charged in Brooks' death freed from jail - TV - Reuters.com

The former Atlanta police officer charged in last month's death of Rayshard Brooks, which touched off days of anti-racism protests, has been released from jail on bail, local television station WSB TV and other media reported.

atlanta - Reuters
4:05am PDT - July 1st, 2020

Fed's Bostic warns of 'pain' with summer end to government aid - Reuters India

With several government programs designed to cushion the blow from the coronavirus crisis expected to expire this summer, cities need to prepare to help people in "perilous" positions, Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank President Raphael Bostic warned on Friday.

atlanta - Reuters
8:35pm PDT - June 26th, 2020

Fed's Bostic warns of 'pain' with summer end to government aid - Reuters.com

With several government programs designed to cushion the blow from the coronavirus crisis expected to expire this summer, cities need to prepare to help people in "perilous" positions, Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank President Raphael Bostic warned on Friday.

atlanta - Reuters
1:38pm PDT - June 26th, 2020

Fed's Bostic: Even gradual second wave could force consumers back indoors - Reuters

Even a gradually spreading second wave of the coronavirus could force consumers back indoors and undercut an economic recovery, Atlanta Federal Reserve bank president Raphael Bostic said on Thursday.

atlanta - Reuters
9:14am PDT - June 25th, 2020

Pinewood Atlanta Studios outlines safety measures as it prepares to restart movie and TV production

Frank Patterson, president and CEO of Pinewood Atlanta Studios, said that in March, his studio was “utterly full” with two major films and three streaming shows in production. (Pinewood doesn’t disclose what’s currently shooting on its 1 million-plus square f…

atlanta - TechCrunch
6:35am PDT - June 25th, 2020

Woman charged in Atlanta Wendy's arson is released from jail on bond

The woman facing first-degree arson charges in the Wendy's restaurant fire that broke out during protests over Rayshard Brooks' death posted bail and was released from jail.

atlanta - CNN
5:31am PDT - June 25th, 2020

Woman arrested over torching of Wendy's where Rayshard Brooks died - Reuters India

A woman accused of setting fire to the Wendy's fast-food restaurant in Atlanta where police shot and killed Rayshard Brooks in the parking lot was arrested on Tuesday on suspicion of arson, authorities said.

atlanta - Reuters
8:23pm PDT - June 23rd, 2020