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Verizon down: Users in Georgia and elsewhere say phone data stopped working for hours in major outage

Verizon’s service appears to have gone down in large parts of the US, leaving people’s phones unable to connect to the internet. Users in Georgia and elsewhere complained that their network connections had been broken for hours, after the problem appeared to begin overnight.

independent.co.uk ,  1h 0
Verizon down: Users in Georgia and elsewhere say phone data stopped working for hours in major outage

Atlanta rapper Gunna helps give back to his old high school

A rapper who grew up in metro Atlanta and made it big, is giving back to students at his old high school. Sergio “Gunna” Kitchens surprised students at Ronald McNair High with an incredible donation. “This is things I said I was going to do when I got in a position to do it,” Gunna said.

msn.com ,  2h 0
Atlanta rapper Gunna helps give back to his old high school

Webb scheduled to start as San Francisco hosts Atlanta

Atlanta Braves (76-68, first in the NL East) vs. San Francisco Giants (95-52, first in the NL West) San Francisco; Friday, 9:45 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Braves: Ian Anderson (7-5, 3.61 ERA, 1.29 WHIP, 107 strikeouts) Giants: Logan Webb (10-3, 2.80 ERA, 1.10 WHIP, 132 strikeouts)

msn.com ,  5h 0
Webb scheduled to start as San Francisco hosts Atlanta

Anti-vax protesters rally outside CDC in Atlanta, citing Nicki Minaj’s vaccine tweets

The organisation believed to have led the protests has a history of spreading vaccine misinformation A group of anti-vaccine protesters recently rallied outside the Centre for Disease Control headquarters in Atlanta, shouting slogans referencing Nicki Minaj‘s recent controversial tweets about the coronavirus vaccine. “Nicki Minaj told the truth to me.

nme.com ,  8h 1
Anti-vax protesters rally outside CDC in Atlanta, citing Nicki Minaj’s vaccine tweets

One-of-a-kind grocery store opened at Atlanta Title I school

A new first-of-its-kind grocery store opened Thursday at a Title I school with the help of a special partnership. The store at Ronald E. McNair Middle School is located inside the school, right off the gym, and provides students with a full grocery store and clothes at no cost.

msn.com ,  10h 0
One-of-a-kind grocery store opened at Atlanta Title I school

Atlanta 911 centers need help answering thousands of calls daily, the union says

On Friday, a man was shot in Buckhead, and several people tried to call 911 for assistance. Sadly, none of the callers were able to get through. An Atlanta police officer was eventually able to get to an operator by using a back radio channel.

msn.com ,  10h 0
Atlanta 911 centers need help answering thousands of calls daily, the union says

Kanye West flies through the clouds in music video for ’24’

Kanye West has released a music video for his track ’24’, taken from his recent album ‘DONDA’. Directed by Nick Knight, the video begins with footage from West’s second listening party in Atlanta – where he levitated towards the stadium’s ceiling – before seeing him fly through the clouds.

nme.com ,  11h 0
Kanye West flies through the clouds in music video for ’24’

Todd Rundgren says he was “frustrated” working with “dilettante” Kanye West on ‘DONDA’

He also criticised West for rush-releasing the album Todd Rundgren has vented his frustration over working with Kanye West on his recent album ‘DONDA’. According to Rundgren he contributed to the record over a year and amassed “three albums worth of Kanye stems on my computer.”

nme.com ,  2d 0
Todd Rundgren says he was “frustrated” working with “dilettante” Kanye West on ‘DONDA’

AAPI support critical to healing six months after Atlanta spa shooting, according to family

Memorials no longer mark the scenes of tragedy in Cherokee County and Atlanta. Six months ago, eight people were killed by a gunman targeting three spas. Six of the victims were Asian women. The healing process continues for the victims' families. Back in March, Randy Park lost his mother, Hyun Jung Grant.

msn.com ,  14h 0
AAPI support critical to healing six months after Atlanta spa shooting, according to family

Isaiah Herron almost left BYU for an HBCU in 2020. Here’s how he feels about decision to stick around

In the span of about a week last summer when societal unrest and protests over racial injustices were sweeping through the country, promising sophomore cornerback Isaiah Herron entered the transfer portal with plans to attend a historically Black college in the South, where he grew up, then changed his mind and remained at BYU.

msn.com ,  14h 0
Isaiah Herron almost left BYU for an HBCU in 2020. Here’s how he feels about decision to stick around

Miles Sanders productive in Week 1, but can the Eagles stop the 49ers rushing attack? | KC Joyner

The Eagles faithful are rightfully basking in a 32-6 win that was the largest season-opening margin of victory by a new Philadelphia head coach in the Super Bowl era. As enjoyable as that triumph was, Nick Sirianni and Co. know that fortunes can change in the NFL in a hurry, so they will want to immediately address the issues that showed up in the Atlanta contest.

msn.com ,  16h 0
Miles Sanders productive in Week 1, but can the Eagles stop the 49ers rushing attack? | KC Joyner

Nicki Minaj Fans Protest Against COVID Vaccine Mandate in Defense of the Star

Gathering outside the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention headquarters in Atlanta, the protesters shout, 'Nicki Minaj told the truth to me! Fauci lied to me!' AceShowbiz - Nicki Minaj fans are taking the streets to show their support for her amid the controversy started by her COVID-19 vaccination remarks.

aceshowbiz.com ,  17h 0
Nicki Minaj Fans Protest Against COVID Vaccine Mandate in Defense of the Star

Jalen Hurts sees huge increase in jersey sales

Plenty of Eagles fans who may have been skeptical about quarterback Jalen Hurts decided to vote with their credit cards after he played incredibly well in his 2021 debut. Via Damichael Cole of the Philadelphia Inquirer, sales of the Jalen Hurts jersey increased by 500 percent from Saturday to Sunday, the biggest spike for any player in the league.

msn.com ,  17h 0
Jalen Hurts sees huge increase in jersey sales

Erica Mena Calls Safaree Samuels 'Desperate' After He Allegedly Sends Flower to IG Model

The 'LHH: Atlanta' star takes to her page to make sure people know that she's not bothered at all by the dating rumors as she's still proceeding with her divorce from the rapper. Instagram AceShowbiz - Erica Mena has seemingly reacted to Safaree Samuel going out with an Instagram model named Kimbella Matos.

aceshowbiz.com ,  18h 0
Erica Mena Calls Safaree Samuels 'Desperate' After He Allegedly Sends Flower to IG Model

Gwinnett Police identify remains of woman found in 1982 as missing mother

Police have identified remains found in the 80s in Stone Mountain as a woman who vanished in the early 70s. Gwinnett County police said the remains are that of Marlene Standridge. Police used genealogy from the victim’s daughter, Janis Adams, to identify her. Police said Standridge’s remains were found off of Deshon Dr. in 1982, but police believed the remains had been there for 6 - 10 years.

msn.com ,  18h 0
Gwinnett Police identify remains of woman found in 1982 as missing mother

SB champs host Falcons, going for 10th straight victory

ATLANTA (0-1) at TAMPA BAY (1-0) Sunday, 4:05 p.m. EDT, FOX OPENING LINE: Buccaneers by 11½, according to FanDuel SportsBook AGAINST THE SPREAD: Falcons 0-1, Buccaneers 0-1 SERIES RECORD: Falcons lead 28-27 LAST MEETING: Buccaneers beat Falcons 44-27 on Jan. 3, 2021 in Tampa

msn.com ,  19h 0
SB champs host Falcons, going for 10th straight victory

VIDEO: Wildlife officer rescues deer stuck on tree in Roswell

A deer dearly needed help when its antlers became entangle on a small tree in Roswell. Urban Wildlife Technician Shane carefully approached the deer, grabbed its antler and used a knife to cut away part of the tree, freeing the animal. The deer immediately ran off into the woods.

msn.com ,  20h 2
VIDEO: Wildlife officer rescues deer stuck on tree in Roswell

Metro schools warn against TikTok challenge where students damage restrooms, supplies

School districts across the country and here in metro Atlanta are warning students about participating in a new TikTok challenge. “The Bathroom Challenge” or “The Devious Lick Challenge” has gained popularity on TikTok and involves damaging restrooms or stealing school supplies. Atlanta Public Schools said the challenge recently happened at Midtown High School in the boys’ restrooms.

msn.com ,  21h 0
Metro schools warn against TikTok challenge where students damage restrooms, supplies

Rockies-Braves postponed due to soggy field, no makeup set

ATLANTA (AP) — The Colorado Rockies game at the Atlanta Braves has been postponed due to a soggy field caused by rain. A makeup date was not immediately announced. The NL East-leading Braves entered Thursday 3 1/2 games ahead of second-place Philadelphia. The start of the game was pushed back almost 2 hours in hopes the wet field would become playable.

thespec.com ,  1d 0
Rockies-Braves postponed due to soggy field, no makeup set

Georgia jobless rate falls to 3.5% in August, payrolls stall

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's jobless rate fell for the 16th straight month in August, although employer payroll growth stalled. The state's unemployment rate dropped to 3.5% from 3.7% in July. The state's jobless rate was 7% in August 2020.

msn.com ,  22h 0
Georgia jobless rate falls to 3.5% in August, payrolls stall