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Joe Biden Shortens His Potential VP List [Video]

Joe Biden Shortens His Potential VP List

According to CNN, Democratic Presidential Candidate Joe Biden has started to narrow down his personal list of potential running mates. A handful of women remain in consideration for Biden's VP..

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Atlanta Mayor Rips Governor’s Face Mask Lawsuit [Video]

Atlanta Mayor Rips Governor’s Face Mask Lawsuit

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms (D) lashed out at Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp (R) for trying to block her order requiring face masks.

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Mask Mandates: Chattanooga code enforcement inspectors to enforce, Georgia elected officials at odds [Video]

Mask Mandates: Chattanooga code enforcement inspectors to enforce, Georgia elected officials at odds

Mask Mandates: Chattanooga code enforcement inspectors to enforce, Georgia elected officials at odds

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What you need to know: July 17 [Video]

What you need to know: July 17

Good morning, North State. Here's what you need to know to start your day on July 17.

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WCBI News at Ten - Thursday, July 16th, 2020 [Video]

WCBI News at Ten - Thursday, July 16th, 2020

WCBI News at Ten - Thursday, July 16th, 2020

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Need2Know: Atlanta Mayor Diagnosed, TikTok Exits Hong Kong & Tesla Riding High [Video]

Need2Know: Atlanta Mayor Diagnosed, TikTok Exits Hong Kong & Tesla Riding High

These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Tuesday, July 7, 2020.

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Atlanta Mayor Test Positive For COVID-19 [Video]

Atlanta Mayor Test Positive For COVID-19

The Mayor of Atlanta, Keisha Lance Bottoms, revealed Monday that she has tested positive for the coronavirus. "COVID-19 has literally hit home. I have had NO symptoms and have tested positive," Bottoms..

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Atlanta Mayor Issues Administrative Orders To Revise Use Of Force Policies [Video]

Atlanta Mayor Issues Administrative Orders To Revise Use Of Force Policies

Three weeks after Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms created an Advisory Council to look into the Atlanta Police Department's Use of Force policies, she issued three Administrative Orders to immediately..

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Mayor on police shooting: 'It pissed me off' [Video]

Mayor on police shooting: 'It pissed me off'

Atlanta's mayor is now ordering reform regarding the use of force after a man was shot and killed by police outside a Wendy's on Friday night. The officer in question has been fired but no charges have..

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Atlanta Mayor Orders Changes To Police Use-Of-Force Policy, Releases Video Of Fatal Police Shooting [Video]

Atlanta Mayor Orders Changes To Police Use-Of-Force Policy, Releases Video Of Fatal Police Shooting

Atlanta mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms ordered changes to the Atlanta Police Department's use-of-force policy Monday in the wake of outrage over the fatal police shooting of Rayshard Brooks.

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We can't wait 'another minute' for change: Atlanta mayor [Video]

We can't wait 'another minute' for change: Atlanta mayor

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Bottoms on Monday said she would issue orders requiring police officers to de-escalate situations and imposing a duty to intervene when officers see another officer using force..

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Atlanta Police Chief Steps Down After Officer Shoots, Kills Black Man Sleeping In His Car [Video]

Atlanta Police Chief Steps Down After Officer Shoots, Kills Black Man Sleeping In His Car

Reuters reports the police chief of Atlanta, Georgia, resigned on Saturday. Erika Shields submitted her resignation after protesters took to the streets hours after police shot and killed an unarmed..

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Ex-Atlanta Cop Charged in Rayshard Brooks’ Death Sues, Wants Job Back

Garrett Rolfe, the ex-Atlanta cop who shot and killed Rayshard Brooks during his arrest in a Wendy's parking lot, thinks he never should've been canned ... he's suing to get his job back. Rolfe is..
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Atlanta Mayor: Trump a 'Narcissist' With Comments on John Lewis

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Tuesday slammed President Donald Trump as a "narcissist" after he panned late Rep. John Lewis during an interview for not attending his 2017 inauguration and for..
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Atlanta Mayor Defends Legal Face-Off With Georgia's Governor Over Masks

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms' order requiring face masks in her city has prompted Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp to sue. Bottoms discusses the legal battle and plans for schools in the fall.
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Georgia governor backs out of hearing on Atlanta mask order

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia’s governor said he’s withdrawing a request for an emergency hearing in a lawsuit that aims to block the state’s largest city from ordering people to wear masks in public..
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Court showdown: Georgia governor vs. Atlanta mayor over mask mandates


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Atlanta Mayor Brings Gun Control Credentials To Moms Demand Veepstakes

Mayor Lance Bottoms joined several of her mayor colleagues in signing a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) demanding..
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Decade of Growth Virtual Event: Center for Civil and Human Rights re-envisions potential for national impact via virtual programming, planned expansion

A host of civil rights legends were among the crowd of hundreds who braved stifling heat in June 2014 for the opening of the Center for Civil and Human Rights in downtown Atlanta. Former Atlanta Mayor..
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Judge orders mediation in Georgia mask mandate dispute

ATLANTA (AP) — The judge overseeing a dispute between Georgia's governor and the state's capital over restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic has ordered the two sides to try to reach a..
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Potential Biden VP pick says Sanders campaign has significant influence in drafting DNC platform

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, a potential vice-presidential pick for presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden who is in charge of drafting the party's 2020 platform, said on Tuesday that the..
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Former Atlanta Mayor Bill Campbell reflects on the life and legacy of longtime friend John Lewis

Former Atlanta Mayor Bill Campbell was a close friend of Representative John Lewis. Campbell reflects on his friendship with Lewis and the legacy of the civil rights icon as the nation mourns his..
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Judge in lawsuit over Atlanta coronavirus mask rule recuses

ATLANTA (AP) — A judge has recused herself from hearing a lawsuit filed by Georgia's governor to get Atlanta to stop enforcing a mask mandate and other measures related to the COVID-19 pandemic,..
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Judge to hear arguments in Atlanta mask mandate lawsuit

ATLANTA (AP) — A judge plans to hear arguments on an emergency request by Georgia's governor to stop Atlanta from enforcing a mandate to wear a mask in public and other restrictions related to the..
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ICYMI: Top takeaways from this week's "Face the Nation"

This week we sat down with Former Sec. of State Colin Powell, Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and former FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb.
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Mask-Wearing Debate Rages On: Atlanta Mayor Calls Georgia Governor’s Actions ‘Simply Bizarre’

Gov. Brian Kemp last week banned cities and counties in Georgia from ordering residents to wear masks or face coverings in public.
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Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Speculates That Brian Kemp’s Lawsuit Motivated By Sexism, Racism

'It's perhaps because of the demographic in the city of Atlanta.'
Daily Caller - Published

Atlanta mayor says Georgia governor's actions are "simply bizarre"

"This blame game is most unusual," Bottoms said.
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Transcript: Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms on "Face the Nation"

The following is a transcript of an interview with Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms that aired Sunday, July 19, 2020, on "Face the Nation."
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While Virus Surges, Georgia Governor Sues Atlanta Mayor to Block Mask Rules

Gov. Brian Kemp filed a lawsuit against Keisha Lance Bottoms, the mayor of Atlanta, to block the city’s mask requirement.
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CBS News Anchor Tries Really Hard to Get Trump Ticketed for Not Wearing Mask

CBS This Morning co-anchor Tony Dokoupil tried his level best to get Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms to take "enforcement" action against President Donald Trump for failing to wear a coronavirus..
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Georgia governor claims Atlanta mayor using mask mandate controversy for 'political gain'

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp on Friday defended his controversial decision to take legal action to block Atlanta's mask mandate.
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Atlanta Mayor Bottoms Blames City’s Violent Surge On Guns, Open Carry

'People are allowed to walk down the streets with assault weapons'
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Atlanta mayor: Trump broke city's mask rule, ignored science

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp sued the city of Atlanta over its face-mask requirement just after President Donald Trump arrived in the city without wearing a mask, Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms..
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Atlanta mayor slams Georgia governor after he sues her over masks

Mayor Bottoms called Governor Kemp a "Trump loyalist" who was working hard to "please" Mr. Trump at the expense of Georgia residents.
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Atlanta Mayor Responds To Governor Kemp’s Harsh Criticism Live on CNN: ‘A Blatant Lie’

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms called Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp's claims she's shuttering businesses and undermining "economic growth" a "blatant lie" on CNN after it was revealed that Kemp is suing..
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Atlanta mayor discusses Governor Kemp's lawsuit on the city's mask mandate and rollback to Phase 1

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss Georgia Governor Brian Kemp's lawsuit against her and the Atlanta City Council over the city's new mask mandate and rollback to..
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Atlanta mayor slams ‘bizarre’ lawsuit by Georgia governor to block mask mandate

The mayor of Atlanta is calling Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp’s move to sue the city over its mask mandate “bizarre,” and says she believes it is linked to President Trump’s recent visit to the..
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Coronavirus updates: Nevada in 'red zone'; Georgia governor sues Atlanta over face mask mandate; Washington state limits gatherings

Washington state bans gatherings of more than 10 people. Georgia governor sues Atlanta mayor over face mask order. Nevada in 'red zone.' Latest news.
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Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp Sues Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Over Face Mask Order

"Mayor Bottoms does not have the legal authority to modify, change or ignore Governor Kemp's executive orders," Kemp argued in the lawsuit intended to stop masks from being required in Atlanta.
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Defiance deepens as Georgia governor blocks local mask rules

ATLANTA (AP) — Mayors in Atlanta and other Georgia cities deepened their defiance of Gov. Brian Kemp on Thursday, saying they want their requirements for people to wear masks in public to remain in..
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Atlanta mayor’s ties to predecessor could damage VP chances

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, considered to be on former Vice President Joe Biden’s shortlist of vice presidential candidates, could have her chances complicated by her ties to her..
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Atlanta Mayor Blasts GA Governor’s ‘Baffling’ Response to Surging Pandemic Numbers: ‘I Am Disgusted’

Covid-positive Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms blasts Georgia Governor Brian Kemp's 'baffling' response to surging pandemic numbers: 'I am disgusted by them'
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