Comments on Kasim Reed’s investigation + Plane crash kills 4 + Braves Champs
Happy Sunday, Atlanta! Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening locally today.
First of all, the weather forecast for the day:
Partly sunny and humid. High: 80 Low: 63.
Here are the best stories in Atlanta today:
- Former Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed said he was erased in the federal investigation into corruption triggered from his race time Atlanta City Hall. His personal lawyers say it Reed investigation closed and he was cleared of any wrongdoing. After receiving the attorneys’ statement, asThe spokesperson for the US attorney’s office declined to comment. (Free: 11Alive.com WXIA; Subscription: The Atlanta Journal Constitution)
- Four people died Friday when a single engine aircraft take off from DeKalb Peachtree Airport in Chamblee crushed and caught fire, according to the Federal Aviation Administration. Captain Jaeson Daniels with DeKalb County Fire Rescue confirmed four people on board the Cessna 210 were killed. Known as PDK, the airport is approximately 35 km north of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.(CNN.com)
- The Atlanta Courageous defeated the Milwaukee Brewers 3-0 Saturday at Game 2 of NLDS qualifiers in Wisconsin. The teams are now tied 1-1 in best-of-five series. After taking time off today to travel, the Courageous and Brewers will face off again in Atlanta on Monday at 1:07 p.m. (ESPN.com)
- Former president Donald Trump’s plan obtain decertification of elections in Georgia has been called “disturbing” and “crazy” by the American lawyer from Atlanta at the time. The comments were in the transcripts of Testimony of Byung J. “BJay” Pak in August to the Judicial Committee recently made public by the Senate, as part of a final report on efforts to overthrow the 2020 elections. January 4th after a phone call has been disclosed between Trump and Georgian Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger in which Pak was called a “never-trumper” by the former president. (11Alive.com WXIA)
- Heads up Kroger buyers: Store hours change tomorrow. From Sunday, Kroger’s new hours of operation will be 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily for stores in the Atlanta division of Kroger – Georgia, Eastern Alabama and South Carolina. (BMS Atlanta)
Today in Atlanta:
- Autism Speaks Walk (9h00)
- Voter Registration Course (1:00 p.m.)
- Gypsy Kitchen celebrates its seventh anniversary (4:00 p.m.)
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