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PLEADED GUILTY: The man accused of the deadly Atlanta-area spa shootings will serve life without parole after pleading guilty to multiple murders in Cherokee County. He still faces the death penalty in Fulton County.

Popeyes pledged to buy the cash equivalent of 1 million nuggets from Chick-fil-A, McDonald's, Burger King and Wendy's.

One Atlanta leasing agent said 9% of their 500 unit apartment complex isn't paying rent. In one case, a tenant flooded their unit and left a dog, which died of neglect, on the patio.

Authorities say a man riding a Citibike brutally assaulted and robbed a 68-year-old man, leaving the victim with a broken wrist, a broken nose, and lacerations.

SUSPECT ARRESTED: A Decatur man was arrested in Florida after allegedly meeting up with a 15-year-old girl from Texas at a vacation rental.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expected to announce Tuesday that some vaccinated individuals resume wearing masks in certain situations to protect against COVID-19.

Some Forsyth County school parents are worried about their safety over back to school policies laid out by the district.


A FOX 5 I-Team investigation has found more stock trades made by U.S. Sen. David Perdue (R-GA) involving a regional bank that benefited from legislation he supported and helped write.​

Mayor Bottoms on last night's shooting of an 8 year-old girl: "It has to stop. You can't blame this on police officers. It's about people who shot a baby in a car. We're doing each other more harm than any officer on this force."

A Detroit woman says she tracked her stolen car throughout the city this week until she ultimately found it in the parking lot of a barbershop. Then she stepped in to get her car back.

#MissingPerson Officials described Anitra Gunn as being 5'7" tall with a weight of 165 pounds. She has black hair and brown eyes. Investigators do not know what Gunn was wearing when she went missing. #fox5atl 

President Trump’s campaign has announced that Rep. Doug Collins will lead the recount efforts in Georgia.

SKYFOX 5 was over downtown Atlanta where protesters and @GeorgiaGuard  were dancing the Macarena. Tonight's curfew in the city begins at 8 p.m.

GOP GUBERNATORIAL CHALLENGER: Former DeKalb County CEO and state lawmaker Vernon Jones has now set his sights on the governor's office, challenging Republican incumbent Gov. Brian Kemp in 2022.​

#BREAKING Multiple agencies are searching Lake Lanier in Gainesville after two men went under water while swimming, and did not resurface. Family members and 20 emergency workers from @COGPolice , @hallcofire , @GaDNRLE  & the Army Core of Engineers are on scene. #fox5atl 

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#MISSING : 16-yo Asha Bluett @GwinnettPd  say she has diminished mental capacity that requires constant medical attention and she disappeared from home on Julianna Drive sometime overnight. She was last seen in black sweatpants with white stripes & a white shirt. Call 911 w/info

#BREAKING To prevent the #coronavirus , @COSFGA  implements a nightly curfew, 9PM to 7AM, excluding medical, emergency, and essential city personnel. Public gatherings also limited to 10 people. Businesses, except for medical and pharmaceutical, must close by 9PM. #fox5atl 

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