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Atlanta News: DUI Driver Pleads Guilty in Officer’s Death; Upheaval at … – Patch.com

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Butts Co. authorities locate missing man – Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and … – MyFox Atlanta

BUTTS COUNTY, Ga. - Authorities say missing man in Butts County has been located. Mark Oliver Ball, 71, was last seen Saturday on Collins Road in Jackson.    According to the Butts County Sheriff's Office, Ball  was located at a hospital in Thomaston in Upson County on Monday morning. Deputies did not say how Ball ended up at the hosiptal. His condition is not known. ...

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Senate approves fiscal cliff legislation 89-8 – Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic … – MyFox Atlanta

By DAVID ESPO AP Special Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) - Hours past a self-imposed deadline for action, the Senate passed legislation early New Year's Day to neutralize a fiscal cliff combination of across-the-board tax increases and spending cuts that kicked in at midnight. The pre-dawn vote was a lopsided 89-8. Senate passage set the stage for a final showdown in the House, where a vote was expected later Tuesday or perhaps Wednesday on the measure, which also raises tax rates on wealthy Americans. Even by the recent dysfunctional standards of government-by-gridlock, the activity at both ends of historic Pennsylvania Avenue was remarkable as the administration...

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Blood found on borrowed car in missing girl case – Atlanta News, Weather … – MyFox Atlanta

By KEN RITTER Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) - Blood was found inside a car borrowed by a Las Vegas Strip card dealer last seen with a missing 10-year-old girl and later arrested in the razor blade slashing of a co-worker at the posh Bellagio resort, a prosecutor said Friday. Brenda Stokes Wilson was identified in court Friday as the prime suspect in the slaying, although prosecutor Robert Daskas told a judge that authorities haven't positively identified the girl found dead Thursday in an undeveloped housing tract in North Las Vegas. "It's no secret the defendant is the suspect in the murder of 10-year-old...

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Police union seeks more help for Newtown officers – Atlanta News, Weather … – MyFox Atlanta

By MICHAEL MELIA Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Some of the police officers who responded to the school shooting in Newtown are so traumatized they haven't been working, but they have to use sick time and could soon be at risk of going without a paycheck, a union official said Wednesday. The union, Council 15 of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, is seeking more generous assistance in talks with the town's insurer. It is also reaching out to lawmakers and the governor's office with proposals to modify state law and expand workers' compensation benefits for officers who witness...

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