Atlanta people and places

T.I.’s civic work has brought hope to students, single moms, inmates

1:25 pm May. 16, 2018

Rapper and actor T.I. is making news for what his lawyer deems an unjust arrest, but many of the headlines he’s generated lately revolve around his many civic contributions.

In February, he and a local Walmart teamed up to give away hundreds of free tickets to the locally filmed blockbuster “Black Panther.”

In addition to the Walmart giveaway, he and his wife Tiny hosted a “Black Panther”

Lawsuit filed in the death of “Walking Dead” stuntman John Bernecker

8:42 am Jan. 24, 2018

The mother of stuntman John Bernecker, who died following an accident on the Coweta County set of “The Walking Dead” has filed a wrongful death lawsuit.

Susan Bernecker is represented by Jeff Harris of Harris Lowry Manton LLP, who represented the parents of Sarah Jones, a crew member who died after an accident on the Jesup area set of the movie “Midnight Rider” in 2014. A Chatham County

Twitter reacts to Sen. Al Franken’s resignation announcement

12:35 pm Dec. 7, 2017

Reactions to Sen. Al Franken’s Thursday announcement that he will resign following accusations of improper behavior were swift and varied, with Donald Trump Jr. immediately cackling over the development and actresses Bette Midler and Ellen Barkin lamenting Franken’s decision.

Many observers sought to link Franken’s situation and allegations lodged against U.S. Senate hopeful Roy Moore of Alabama. During his remarks Franken criticized both Moore and President Donald Trump without mentioning

Trump to meet with victims, responders as Vegas plead for patience

9:43 am Oct. 4, 2017

President Donald Trump is on the way to Las Vegas, where he and First Lady Melania Trump will meet with victims of Sunday night’s deadly massacre as authorities work diligently to continue processing the scene and search for answers.

WATCH: Body-cam footage shows cops running toward danger when shooting broke out

During a Tuesday evening update, Undersheriff Kevin McMahill sounded weary as he addressed sourced reports that Paddock had