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- New Jersey educator says Hall was ‘ruthless’
A longtime New Jersey educator says the basic storyline of fear, intimidation and allegations of cheating in the Atlanta Public School system is eerily similar to charges levelled against former Superintendent Dr. Beverly Hall during her tenure with the Newark school system.
- A Student Recalls Cheating Teacher’s "Help."
A student recounts how a teacher in elementary school gave her and others the answers to the CRCT when they got stuck on problems. Now her parents are contemplating legal action against the APS system.
- CONYERS: Old but on top
A Metro Atlanta man is ranked number one by U.S Track and Field, and he’s pushing 90.
- Police still seeking remains of dismembered law grad
The slaying of a recent law school graduate in middle Georgia has Macon police not only searching for her killer, but also asking the public for help recovering missing parts of the victim’s dismembered remains.
- Davis outlines steps to prevent future cheating
In a special meeting to address CRCT cheating at Atlanta Public Schools, the APS board nailed down several measures to make sure something like this never happens again.
- Did No Child Left Behind lead to the CRCT cheating scandal?
Many blame programs like No Child Left Behind and Race to the Top for the Atlanta Public Schools CRCT Scandal, but is that the only problem?
- Officer involved in Atlanta Eagle raid retires
An officer involved in the controversial raid at a Midtown gay bar in 2009 has retired, Atlanta police spokesman Curtis Davenport confirmed Thursday.
- 15-year-old shot in Atlanta
Atlanta police are looking for the person who shot a 15-year-old Thursday afternoon. Officers found the teen shot twice in his rear left thigh when they responded to a person shot call in the 1500 block of Joseph E.
- Atlanta radiologist found guilty of fraud
An Atlanta radiologist was found guilty Thursday of numerous fraud charges by a jury in federal district court, authorities said.
- Atlanta man sentenced for role in $1.6M tax fraud conspiracy
An Atlanta man was sentenced Thursday to more than six years in federal prison for his part in obtaining more than $1.6 million by filing false income tax returns based on stolen identities, authorities said.
- Interim chief takes first steps to combat APS cheating scandal
Atlanta Public Schools interim Superintendent Erroll Davis began Thursday to dismantle former school chief Beverly Hall’s administration, promising a host of changes that included academic reviews for students affected by the system’s cheating scandal, more ethics training for teachers and scrutiny of unusual test scores.
- Gucci Mane still in jail
Atlanta rapper Gucci Mane will not, despite published reports , be transferred to a Georgia prison upon his release from the Fulton County Jail, officials said Thursday.
- Atlanta Woman Selected To Tweet From Shuttle Launch
- Woman Claims Officer Blackmailed Her Into Sex
EXCLUSIVE: In an exclusive interview with Channel 2 Action News, an Atlanta woman wanted on a drug charge says that a man in a Fulton County Sheriff’s Office uniform blackmailed her into sex.
- Teen Found Shot, Killed, Stabbed 30 Times
Police are searching for the person who shot and killed a 13-year-old boy and stabbed the victim nearly 30 times.
- Police Release Sketch Of Realtor Attacker
Cobb County police have released a sketch of the man they believe attacked a Realtor last week.
- APS Develops Plan To Tackle Cheating
The Atlanta Public Schools Board of Education has outlined a plan to prevent widespread cheating within the school system.
- 8-Year-Old Shooting Victim Dies From Injuries
Investigators have confirmed to Channel 2 Action News, an 8-year-old DeKalb County boy who was shot Wednesday has died.