Crowd erupts into chaos at Lil Wayne concert
October 08, 2018 - 12:28 pm
By Lisa Respers France and Keith Allen, CNN (CNN) -- Pandemonium erupted Sunday night in Atlanta at a Lil Wayne concert that ended with at least a dozen people receiving minor injuries, police said. People tried to flee after somebody in the crowd reportedly yelled that gunshots had been fired,...
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Apr 16, 2018; Atlanta, GA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Aaron Nola (27) throws a pitch against the Atlanta Braves.
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September 23, 2018 - 5:48 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Lane Adams homered and drove in two runs, Anibal Sanchez won for the first time in nine starts and the Atlanta Braves used a lineup of reserves to win their fifth straight game, 2-1 over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday. The loss dropped Philadelphia from postseason contention...
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September 22, 2018 - 5:04 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves capped a most surprising season by clinching their first NL East crown since 2013, with Mike Foltynewicz taking a no-hitter into the seventh inning Saturday in a 5-3 win over the Philadelphia Phillies. A year after going 70-92, manager Brian Snitker and his Baby...
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Maroon 5
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September 20, 2018 - 9:45 am
By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- It hasn't even been officially announced, but that hasn't stopped the "Misery" over Maroon 5 possibly headlining the Super Bowl LIII halftime show in music-rich Atlanta. Variety reports, citing multiple sources, the band is set to be the big act for the NFL's...
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In this Sept. 13, 2018 file photo, Emmy Award statuettes are displayed inside the Lindt Chocolate Lounge inside the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles. The 70th Emmy Awards will be held on Monday.
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September 17, 2018 - 7:09 am
By Lynn Elber, AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — As Emmy Award nominees nervously wait to hear their name called, or not, there's more on the line at Monday night's ceremony than personal glory. "Saturday Night Live" creator Lorne Michaels, producing his second Emmy telecast in 30 years, is...
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Tiffany Haddish
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September 09, 2018 - 8:48 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tiffany Haddish led an African-American sweep of Emmy Awards for TV series guest actors, a landmark moment in the entertainment industry's effort to foster diversity. Haddish was honored at Saturday's creative arts Emmys for hosting "Saturday Night Live," while Katt Williams won...
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Philadelphia Eagles' Jay Ajayi celebrates after scoring a touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, in Philadelphia.
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September 07, 2018 - 12:46 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Matt Ryan to Julio Jones failed again. Jay Ajayi had a pair of touchdown runs, Nick Foles caught another pass to jump-start a sputtering offense and the defending champion Philadelphia Eagles needed another defensive stand to open the season with an 18-12 victory over the...
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In this Aug. 31, 2018, file photo, the Rev. Jasper Williams, Jr., delivers the eulogy during the funeral service for Aretha Franklin at Greater Grace Temple, in Detroit.
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September 04, 2018 - 7:26 am
By David Bauder, AP Media Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The late Aretha Franklin's family said Monday that it found an Atlanta pastor's eulogy delivered at the Queen of Soul's funeral last week to be offensive and distasteful. The eulogist, the Rev. Jasper Williams Jr., was criticized for a political...
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Vince Velasquez delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Monday, Sept. 3, 2018, in Miami.
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September 03, 2018 - 4:27 pm
MIAMI (AP) — The fading Philadelphia Phillies mustered only four hits and no walks against Jose Urena and two relievers and lost Monday to the last-place Miami Marlins 3-1. The Phillies, who began the afternoon four games behind first-place Atlanta in the NL East, lost their third game in a row...
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Philadelphia Eagles head coach Doug Pederson
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September 02, 2018 - 12:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Doug Pederson wants to make it clear that he will be the one who tells the public who his starting quarterback will be. In a tension-filled session with the media Sunday, Pederson made it clear he was upset about a report on Saturday saying Nick Foles would start as...
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