Charles Ellington

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Poll: Donald Trump Chips Away at Hillary Clinton's National Lead

Hillary Clinton’s national lead over Donald Trump has narrowed slightly to 6 points, according to the latest NBC News|SurveyMonkey Weekly Election Tracking Poll<p>Clinton now enjoys 48 percent support, while Trump holds steady with 42 percent. Last week, Clinton led Trump by 8 points. The latest NBC …

NATE SILVER: 73% chance that the Super Bowl will be won by 1 of these 5 teams

Using Nate Silver's "2015 NFL Predictions," a model that rates each team and then projects how the regular season and playoffs will play out, we can get a better sense of which teams are the true Super Bowl contenders.<p>Heading into Week 7, the Patriots are still the favorite and their chances are …

State lawmakers weigh ending ‘unnecessary’ car inspections

Broken taillight? Soon, it might not be a problem.<p>State lawmakers are revving up efforts to abolish or roll back car inspections -- arguing that the government-mandated check-ups amount to little more than a hassle and a tax.<p>The Mississippi state Senate recently passed a bill that would eliminate …

Adventures In Renting

Axiometrics, an apartment market research firm, reports that <b>Atlanta</b> has had the seventh-highest rent growth among the country's major markets in the last year. Across metro Atlanta, average rents have reached <b>$962</b>. One official predicts that rents will continue to increase through 2015, because …

Real Estate

Three metro Atlanta residents hit the jackpot

Two metro Atlanta co-workers won $1 million playing the instant game Million $$ Match.<p>Exlon Hall III of Decatur and Kenya Jones of Norcross, who work …

Atlanta

Man, 20, gets 20-year sentence for stealing iPod

A 20-year-old Cobb County man was sentenced to 20 years, including 12 to serve in prison, for putting a boy in a headlock and stealing his iPod, the …

Crime

Cops: Toddler’s alcohol level .29 after being given mixed drink

A Cobb County couple is accused of giving their 2-year-old son a mixed drink, causing the toddler to have alcohol poisoning, according to police.<p>The …

Alcohol

Best Places to Work in Atlanta: 2018 Top Workplaces

Caption<p>Dave Davis (left) and David Privitera hold a meeting using an electronic board at Baker Audio Visual in Norcross. The company was chosen the …

50 Places In Europe You Need To Visit In Your Lifetime

We've come up with the ultimate bucket list of travel destinations in Europe.<p>From biking along the canals of Amsterdam to tasting Chianti in Italy's Tuscany region, here are 50 things you need to do in Europe in your lifetime.

Christian in Sudan sentenced to death for faith; 'I'm just praying,' husband says

Hours after a Sudanese court sentenced his pregnant wife to death when she refused to recant her Christian faith, her husband told CNN he feels helpless.<p>"I'm so frustrated. I don't know what to do," Daniel Wani told CNN on Thursday. "I'm just praying."<p>This week a Khartoum court convicted his wife, …

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Top 10 US travel destinations for 2013

Every year our US-based editors team up with Lonely Planet’s expert authors to compile a list of US destinations that are prime for the next year. <i>Best in Travel 2013</i> already covered two places we think the world should be looking at – San Francisco and the Gulf Coast – but here we wanted to dig …

National Parks