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$4 housing for Hurricane Irma evacuees, but there’s a catch

2:30 pm Sep. 6, 2017

Residents in the possible path of Hurricane Irma seeking extremely budget-friendly shelter from the storm might like to know about this $4 per night offer in Atlanta.

If you’re staying a while it’s only $2 per night – a week’s booking makes the guest eligible for a 50 percent discount.

MORE: How Coastal Georgia and South Carolina are preparing for Irma

Delta adds flights as people flee Irma’s path

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Hillary Clinton takes the stage at the Fox Theatre in November

9:13 am Aug. 28, 2017

Former U.S. Sen., Secretary of State and presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will take the stage of Atlanta’s Fox Theatre on Nov. 13 as part of her national book tour. Tickets go on sale Sept. 18.

“In cities across the US, Hillary will pull the curtain back on a story that’s personal, raw, detailed, and surprisingly funny,” a release said. “She’ll take audiences with her on a first-person journey, and bring

High-tech tickets and other gadgetry at Mercedes-Benz Stadium

4:00 pm Aug. 17, 2017

No chance of that moving forward. Instead, fans will scan digital tickets at auto checkpoints upon arrival; they’ll go through one of 140 magnetometer security checkpoints. Ticket holders may transfer their electronic billets or resell them through the NFL Ticket Exchange, a site you may want to check out if you haven’t already lined up season tickets.

“This season the Falcons do not anticipate having any single game tickets available to