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Cobb Commission Approves Braves Stadium

The county will commit $300 million for a new ballpark in the Cumberland Mall area.<p>It's official: Cobb County will become the new home of the Atlanta …

Cobb County commissioners approve Braves stadium

The Braves' move northwest to Cobb County, Georgia has been approved by local county commissioners.<p><b>Related:</b> Braves to move to the suburbs, starting …

Top shopping destinations in London

London has several distinct shopping areas and shopping streets, many of which have their own themes or specialities. Shopping in London is exciting …

England

Florida sinkhole swallows section of resort villa near Disney World

A sinkhole caused a section of a Florida resort villa near Disney World to partially collapse Monday, while another section of the villa was sinking, authorities said.<p>About 30% of the three-story structure collapsed before dawn, Lake County fire rescue battalion chief Tony Cuellar said. The villa …

Forsyth Still Getting Fatter

Obesity is responsible for more than 300,000 US deaths annually. Find out how fat Forsyth County is.<p>By <b>HEATHER MARTINO</b><p>America's epidemic of fatness …

Circle September 10 on Your Calendar for Apple’s Big iPhone Event

Apple is expected to unveil its next iPhone at a special event on Sept. 10, sources told <b>AllThingsD</b>.<p>D: All Things Digital<p>The launch comes at an …

iPhone

BlackBerry: Now's the 'right time' to explore alternatives

BlackBerry is paving the way for a major change -- perhaps even routing itself toward a sale of the company.<p>The beleaguered smartphone maker said Monday that it has formed a special committee to explore "strategic alternatives" for its itself. The company specifically said that it's trying to …

Can Best Buy Survive? Yes, If It Doesn't Forget To Fix Its Stores, Not Just Its Site

Best Buy is back in the news again. Apparently it’s updating its web site to get on par with Amazon and other competitors selling consumer electronics and appliances. While the company acknowledges it will take some time to get there, it has bigger issues in the terrestrial world. The company has a …

U.S. Embassies Reopen But Pakistan and Yemen Posts Stay Closed

The State Department will reopen 18 U.S. embassies and consulates tomorrow that were temporarily closed amid a terrorist threat, while keeping two …

Alaska Air Promises Power Plugs at Every Seat and Streaming Movies

Alaska Airlines says it will begin installing power outlets at every seat on its Boeing 737-800, -900 and -900ER aircraft by this Fall, with rollout …

US Airways Loyalty Miles Stolen in System Hack

US Airways Group Inc. said hackers breached 7,700 accounts in its Dividend Miles frequent-flier program and deducted mileage credits from a “very …

20 People Injured At G2 Phone Giveaway — One Woman Brought A Spear

About 20 people were injured in a crush at an event promoting LG's new G2 phone in South Korea. At the event, the company promised to give away 100 of the new phones free. All they had to do was catch a coupon tied to a floating helium balloon.<p>As the video below shows, a bunch of people showed up — …

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New iPad 5 images emerge, show potential redesign

Apple(s appl) is expected to release a new iPad this fall, and if the leaks and rumors are true, it might be getting its biggest physical redesign …

Here’s what connected cars will be doing by 2020

<i>Pavan Mathew is Global Head of Connected Car for Telefonica Digital.</i><p>Many of us dream of autonomous cars. Just imagine the relaxation of completely hands-free driving that is both seamless and safe, unlocking new time for us to work, talk, and learn while going from point A to point B. A recent …

Six Hotels in Unlikely Places (Photos)

Alternative Hotels<p>See the former jam factory turned art hotel and more lodgings with interesting past lives.<p>06.23.13 4:45 AM ET

MINI – Premium SAVs, 4 door, & 2 Door Cars

All <b>model year 2018 and 2019</b> MINI vehicles and newer sold or leased by an authorized MINI dealer come standard with <b>Complimentary Scheduled MINI</b> …

12 Stunning Images Of What Happens When Fine Art And Architecture Collide

Philip Johnson's Glass House is 49 acres of masterpiece. We stopped by for a tour and left feeling inspired. Be sure to check back for more unique stops from our MINI NOT NORMAL Road Trip.<p>All photos by Joseph Lin / BuzzFeed

BurgerFi Officially Opens in Alpharetta

The new burger joint, located at 5475 Windward Parkway, opened for business Tuesday, May 7.<p>Alpharetta dining options have expanded this week with the …

The 787 Returns, And Boeing Is Watching Its Every Move

Aviation experts continue to follow up on a number of recent accidents and incidents: the Asiana crash; a botched landing by a Southwest jet; and problems with an emergency beacon on a Boeing 787.<p>The entire fleet of 787s was grounded earlier this year for battery problems. Now, the aircraft are …