• What Is Mark Zuckerberg’s Election Money Doing In Georgia?

    What Is Mark Zuckerberg’s Election Money Doing In Georgia?

    The biggest question the Georgia legislature should ask is whether a California billionaire should be allowed to waltz into the Peach State and finance aspects of their elections.
  • 1000 Georgia Voters Face Prosecution for Casting Multiple Ballots

    1000 Georgia Voters Face Prosecution for Casting Multiple Ballots

    During the state’s primary in June, 1,000 Georgia voters successfully voted twice, Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger announced Tuesday. The 1,000 Georgia residents cast votes by absentee ballot and then went in person to polling places on June 9 and voted again, Raffensperger said, adding that they will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law, the …
  • Kanye West and Steve Harvey visit Chick-fil-A with company owners

    Kanye West and Steve Harvey visit Chick-fil-A with company owners

    Kanye West stopped by Chick-fil-A today and sung his track “Closed On Sunday” with the staff. 😂 pic.twitter.com/FgUwclElFX — Rap Alert (@__rapalert) August 18, 2020 Kanye West made a special pit stop on Tuesday with some famous friends. The 43-year-old rapper tweeted photos of his Chick-fil-A adventure in Georgia with pal Steve Harvey, in addition …
  • Georgia Governor Sues Atlanta Mayor over Mask Mandate

    Georgia Governor Sues Atlanta Mayor over Mask Mandate

    Georgia Governor Brian Kemp has filed a lawsuit against Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and the Atlanta City Council challenging the city’s decision to mandate masks and revert to phase one reopening guidelines. The lawsuit calls the city’s new mask requirements “void and unenforceable” and asks a judge to block Bottoms from issuing any orders …
  • Democratic Georgia Mayors Clash with GOP Governor over Mask Mandates

    Democratic Georgia Mayors Clash with GOP Governor over Mask Mandates

    Democratic local officials in Georgia clashed with Republican Governor Brian Kemp on Thursday and accused the governor of playing politics a day after he banned localities from issuing mandates requiring residents to wear face masks to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Kemp extended Georgia’s coronavirus restrictions on Wednesday but overruled local mask mandates, calling …
  • Tyler Perry steps up to ‘bridge unity’ between Atlanta cops and residents

    Tyler Perry steps up to ‘bridge unity’ between Atlanta cops and residents

    Atlanta media mogul Tyler Perry is doing what he can to bring his fractured city together. The creator of the “Madea” film franchise bought 1,000 Kroger’s supermarket gift cards — and turned them over to Atlanta police to hand out to the community, his office said Thursday. “This is about the community that I love, …
  • Georgia Governor Bans Cities, Counties from Requiring Masks

    Georgia Governor Bans Cities, Counties from Requiring Masks

    Georgia governor Brian Kemp issued an executive order Wednesday overruling mask mandates put in place by local governments in the state to mitigate the spread of coronavirus, calling such rules “unenforceable.” Kemp’s order, which extended the state’s COVID-19 restrictions through July 31, prohibits local municipalities from enforcing mandatory mask orders that are more restrictive than …
  • Federal Judges Block Abortion Bans in Tennessee, Georgia

    Federal Judges Block Abortion Bans in Tennessee, Georgia

    Federal judges in Tennessee and Georgia blocked restrictive abortion bans in both states on Monday. District Judge Steve Jones ruled unconstitutional Georgia’s “heartbeat” law, which bans abortions after a fetal heartbeat can be detected, around six weeks of pregnancy. Jones previously temporarily blocked the law, which was never implemented, in October. The law included exceptions for abortions …
  • Vistaprint reportedly ships ‘All Lives Matter’ signs with BLM posters

    Vistaprint reportedly ships ‘All Lives Matter’ signs with BLM posters

    A pair of Atlanta friends who ordered print-outs of Black Lives Matter posters were shocked when they found All Lives Matter prints tucked into their bundle, according to a new report. Sania Chandrani, 23, who was organizing a Black Lives Matter fundraiser with her friend, Jessica Noel, 33, told BuzzFeed News she received the disturbing …
  • Atlanta Cop Denies Serving as ‘State’s Witness’ against Former Partner in Shooting Case

    Atlanta Cop Denies Serving as ‘State’s Witness’ against Former Partner in Shooting Case

    Atlanta police officer Devin Brosnan, charged with aggravated assault in the death of Rayshard Brooks, called the shooting a “tragic event,” but denied claims from Fulton County district attorney Paul Howard that he was testifying against his former partner Garrett Rolfe. “I have full faith in the criminal justice system,” Brosnan said in a Thursday …