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President Obama says  affordable, quality healthcare is a right for all Americans. (Credit: Saul Loeb-Pool/Getty Images)

Atlanta Lawmakers Applaud Supreme Court Ruling On The Affordable Care Act

The U.S. Supreme Court, for the second time, has upheld the Affordable Care Act. President Barack Obama, after learning of the decision said “After a presidential election based, in part, on preserving or repealing this […]


President Obama says  affordable, quality healthcare is a right for all Americans. (Credit: Saul Loeb-Pool/Getty Images)

Hear President Obama on Racial Identity, His College Life on Marc Maron’s ‘WTF’ Podcast

They spoke about, among other things, race relations, gun violence, comedians, fatherhood and President Obama’s own racial identity.


Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed says he is considering a Homeless Opportunity  Bond to help combat the problem (Credit: Maria Boynton/CBS Local)

Mayor Reed Considers Homeless Opportunity Bond For Atlanta

Fresh from announcing that the City of Atlanta has made “significant progress” in taking care of homeless veterans, Mayor Kasim Reed is apparently ready to tackle the problem in the rest of the community. I […]


US President Barack Obama speaks after awarding the Medal of Honor to the late Army Sergeant William Shemin, and the late Army Private Henry Johnson, both for actions while serving in France during World War I, during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, June 2, 2015. AFP PHOTO / SAUL LOEB        (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

[VIDEO] Trending Topics: President Obama Shows Support Of Jenner Introduction

Today’s Trending Topics: Lots of news on Caitlyn Jenner + how things are changing in our country.


Rep. Johnson said "Having now lost in the Supreme Court twice, Republicans would be wise to end their efforts to dismantle the Affordable Care Act once and for all." He also urged leaders in my Georgia to stop obstructing equal access to healthcare and expand Medicaid immediately.”
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Congressman Applauds President For Demilitarizing Local Police But Says Permanent Change Is Needed

President Barack Obama is ordering police to no longer use military-style equipment seen recently in high-profile protests across the country. President Obama’s executive order bars the use of grenade launchers, tracked armored vehicles, large-caliber firearms, […]



[VIDEO] Trending Topics: Kanye Responsible For Giving Kim The ‘Power’ To Show Bruce Unconditional Love

Today’s Trending Topics: Well, hats off to you for this, Kanye. Hats off to President Obama as well!


Nicholas Thomas is shown with his daughter London. (Photo courtesy of the Thomas Family)

Nicholas Thomas To Be Laid To Rest: Shot By Smyrna Police Officer

Nicholas Thomas will be laid to rest this weekend. He is the 23 year old shot by a Smyrna police officer last month. While officers said that Thomas tried to run over them with a […]


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Thomas Family “Cautiously Optimistic” As GBI Takes Over Death By Cop Case

“We were surprised, and encouraged by the recent development”, is how Attorney Mawuli Mel Davis opened the latest news conference addressing the police-involved shooting death of Nicholas Thomas. Cobb County District Attorney Vic Reynolds announced […]


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Vigil Tonight In Smyrna For Nicholas Thomas

A vigil is planned for 7:00 tonight in front of Smyrna City Hall in remembrance of Nicholas Thomas. The 23 year old Thomas was shot and killed on Tuesday, March 24, 2015, by a Smyrna […]


Huey and Felicia Thomas have been very outspoken since the police shooting death of their son Nicholas on March 24, 2015. (Credit: Maria Boynton/CBS Local)

Thomas Family: I Want The Name Of The Police Officer Who Shot And Killed My Son

The family of Nicholas Thomas has a meeting scheduled for 1:30 this afternoon with the chief of the Smyrna (GA) Police Department. They want the GBI to handle the investigation into the death of their […]