A grand jury in Georgia returned a decision not to indict the law enforcement officials involved in the raid that left 19-month-old Bounkham “Bou Bou” Phonesavanh’s face disfigured from a grenade explosion. The U.S. Attorney’s Office tells BuzzFeed News she will take up the investigation.
“My theory is that the black crowd scared away the whites…”
Updated: Fast food workers in Boston’s protest were also arrested. Thursday’s protests planned in 150 cities across the U.S. are part of the “Fight for $15” campaign.
“This is something that will definitely affect my life forever.”
Makonnen Sheran, 25, on facing manslaughter charges, quitting his day job, and battling depression. “I just wanted to kill myself, honestly. Now everything is starting to pick up.”
The American doctor who contracted Ebola in Liberia released his first statement since returning to the U.S. for treatment.
These accidents at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention could have, in theory, killed members of its staff and the public.
WARNING: Graphic language and disturbing imagery.
Get to know the Atlanta fire-starter whose fans include Lorde and Andre 3000. “I graduated from high school three weeks ago and it’s the best shit ever to be free.”
The ATLiens are phoning home.
Lions, tigers, and bears! Oh my!
Turn up before wheels up!
Developing: Police said the suspect is dead in an apparent suicide. Three victims are in critical condition, including two with life-threatening wounds, doctors said.
“He opened the door and threw me out,” the boy said.
California has fought to stop runaway film and television production for more than four years now with a tax incentive program, but some say it’s not enough. The uphill battle to save California’s $17 billion-a-year industry.
Hollywood can’t seem to imagine anything outside New York and Los Angeles.
Chicagoans too — but not people in Atlanta. Square has released some spending data from those cities.
A winter storm of “historical significance” leaves at least 20 dead, 800,000 without power, and travel paralyzed. The storm is dropping heavy snow and sleet on the Northeast and was expected leave up to 18 inches of snow in New York City.
Unless you live in California, Seattle actually has more perfect days a year than your city does.
There is indeed crippling gridlock, hundreds of accident reports, and abandoned cars littering the Georgia roadways this week, but this is not that.
Thousands of students spent the night at school after a snowstorm closed roads and caused gridlock throughout Georgia.
Say “hi” to your new favorite person. Spotted on CNN.
Kordale and Kaleb regularly post pictures of their family routine. Much cuteness. Such adorable.
Since these kids couldn’t go to the snow this holiday season, this Atlanta hospital decided to bring the snow to them.
No matter your belief system, these sites of worship from all around the world are absolutely stunning to look at.
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Updated: The racially charged message has been deleted. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution has apologized. “We are working to address this situation internally.”
Don’t live in Atlanta? That must hurt.
It’s called Clapping For The Wrong Reasons and features appearances by Chance the Rapper, Trinidad Jame$, Flying Lotus, and Danielle Fishel (yes, Topanga). Seems like the ol’ Childish Gambino has been busier than we all thought.