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Five Atlanta-area private colleges will require students to have received COVID-19 vaccinations before class begins next fall.
Hank Aaron headshot of smiling, older, gray-haired Black man wearing wire-rim aviator glasses and gray pinstripe suit with white shir and navy tie
An Atlanta high school that was named after a Ku Klux Klan leader will strip the name and instead honor the late baseball Hall of Famer Hank Aaron.
Big business against voter laws: Several business people walkg away with green blurred filter.
Big business has ratcheted up its objections to proposals that would make it harder to vote, with several hundred companies and executives signing a new statement opposing "any discriminatory legislation."
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The typical Georgia undergraduate was reportedly charged $7,142 in tuition and mandatory fees this year. Many paid less because of financial aid or HOPE scholarships. Georgia's sticker price was lower than all but three other states in the 16-state region.
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More than 6.8 million doses of the J&J vaccine have been given in the U.S., the vast majority with no or mild side effects.
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The Georgia lawmaker who was arrested after knocking on the door of the governor's office as he made televised comments in support of the sweeping, controversial new election law he'd just signed will not be charged, a prosecutor said Wednesday.
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When executives from Coca-Cola and Delta Air Lines spoke out against Georgia's new voting law as unduly restrictive last week, it seemed to signal a new activism springing from corporate America.
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In response to Georgia's new voting law, Major League Baseball announced Friday it would be moving this summer’s All-Star Game from Atlanta’s Truist Park.
Georgia voters standing at outdoor protest- one holding sign saying "We shuld be registered automaticaly"
Some of Georgia's most prominent corporate leaders on Wednesday began to more forcefully criticize the state's sweeping new election law, acknowledging concerns of civil rights activists and Black business executives who say the measure targets non-white voters and threatens the democratic process.
Citizen's Arrest Law Ahmaud Arbery: Black man wearing face mask and black jacket holds up sign with picture of Ahmaud Arbery
Georgia lawmakers gave final passage Wednesday to a bill to repeal the state's citizen's arrest law, acting little more than a year after the fatal shooting of a Black man pursued by white men who said they suspected him of a crime.
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