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Fournier, Vucevic power Magic past Hawks, 122-103

ATLANTA (AP) — Evan Fournier and Nikola Vucevic scored 29 points apiece to lead the Orlando Magic to a 122-103 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Monday in the season’s first matchup between the Southeast Division rivals. Vucevic had 14 rebounds and Fournier had seven assists as Orlando snapped a three-game losing streak. Dewayne Dedmon […]
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Cynthia Bailey Is Confident She Will Marry Boyfriend Mike Hill

Another wedding special may be coming to Bravo! Cynthia Bailey revealed she plans to marry boyfriend Mike Hill.  Celebrity Engagements of 2019 “Yes and yes. Absolutely,” the Real Housewives of Atlanta star, 51, replied after a Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen caller asked her about moving to Los Angeles to be with the Fox sportscaster, 48. Bailey also noted that the duo talk about marriage “all the time.” “I’m in L.A. now. This is Mike’s city. I spend a lot of time in L.A.,” s...
Tags: Religion, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Fox, Bravo, Andy Cohen, US Weekly, Mike, Beverly Hills California, Rupaul, Bailey, Beverly Hilton Hotel, Mike Hill, EBONY Magazine, Peter Thomas, Cynthia Bailey

Rams and Patriots Advance to Super Bowl LIII

It’s official….the Los Angeles Rams and the New England Patriots will meet in Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta. The Los Angeles Rams went on the road in the Super Dome to upset the top seed, New Orleans Saints. With the win, Los Angeles avenged the loss from earlier in the season handed to them by the Saints. New Orleans started out dominating the Rams and had a 13-0 lead. The Rams stormed back and eventually sent the game into OT. After Drew Brees tosses an INT, Greg Zuerlein hit a 57-yarder to sen...
Tags: Football, New Orleans Saints, NFL, Los Angeles, Atlanta, New Orleans, Jazz, New England Patriots, Tom Brady, Kansas City, Saints, New England, Patriots, Mahomes, Chiefs, Los Angeles Rams

Atlanta’s Confederate Avenue fades into history

ATLANTA (AP) — Residents in an Atlanta neighborhood are celebrating the renaming of Confederate Avenue. But the fate of Atlanta’s many other Civil-War themed streets and markers remains undecided. The switch from Confederate Avenue to “United Avenue” is among the latest changes amid nationwide debate over Civil War-themed monuments and symbols, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported […]
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Celtics’ Marcus Smart fined $35K for pursuing Hawks player

NEW YORK (AP) — Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart has been fined $35,000 for “aggressively pursuing” DeAndre Bembry of the Atlanta Hawks and failing to promptly leave the court following his ejection. NBA discipline executive Kiki VanDeWeghe handed down the fine Monday. It stems from an incident that took place Saturday night in Atlanta after […]
Tags: New York, News, Sports, Atlanta, Ap, Nba, Boston Celtics, Atlanta Hawks, Hawks, Marcus Smart, Kiki VanDeWeghe, DeAndre Bembry

Police Respond to Blac Chynas Home Over Claims She Neglected Dream

Blac Chyna Bennett Raglin/Getty Images Better safe than sorry. Police responded to Blac Chyna’s California home after they received an anonymous call claiming she was drunk and unable to care for her 2-year-old daughter, Dream Kardashian. Famous Family Feuds A Los Angeles Police Department spokesperson confirms to Us Weekly that officers “responded to a disturbance” at the 30-year-old model’s house in the Woodland Hills neighborhood of L.A. at around 6:40 p.m. PT on Sunday, Ja...
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Beer, hot dog prices to stay low for Atlanta SB

Falcons president and CEO Rich McKay reiterated that Mercedes-Benz Stadium would have its "Fan First Menu Pricing'' for the 75,000 spectators expected to attend Super Bowl LIII.
Tags: NFL, Atlanta, Falcons, Mercedes Benz Stadium, Rich McKay

MLK memorial service imperiled by shutdown set to begin

ATLANTA (AP) — A commemorative service for Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. that was nearly imperiled by the federal government shutdown began Monday morning at a church called King’s “spiritual home.” The annual service at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta was in doubt until Delta Air Lines gave the National Park Service a grant to […]
Tags: News, Atlanta, Ap, Nation, Delta Air Lines, National Park Service, Rev Martin Luther King Jr, Ebenezer Baptist Church

Opinion: Gladys Knight has earned the right to sing the national anthem at the Super Bowl

Many were surprised and disappointed at the recent announcement that Gladys Knight will perform the national anthem at this year's Super Bowl in Atlanta. Some football fans, particularly African-Americans, have expressed disdain at the NFL's treatment of former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who has filed a grievance accusing the league of colluding to keep him off the field after staging a protest against police brutality. The refusal of artists to perform at this year's Super Bowl has be...
Tags: News, NFL, Colin Kaepernick, Atlanta, Stories, Gladys Knight

Martin Luther King Jr. National Park Reopens For Holiday, Thanks To A Private Grant

Without money from the Delta Air Lines Foundation, Atlanta's Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park would have been closed for the King holiday, a National Park Service spokesman told NPR.(Image credit: Jeff Greenberg/UIG via Getty Images)
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Dub$ Dollah – “4Eva Is So Short” (Video)

Atlanta-by-way-of-Brooklyn recording artist Dub$ Dollah is emerging as a heatseeking sensation as he re-introduces the world to Shakelife. Campaigning his latest project, Dub$ shows us the fast life on his new video for the album cut, “4Eva is So Short”. Directed by Sultan and Rory Vivid Rich HQ with production by M16 Beats, “4Eva is So Short” films the lavish life of the fast-rising star as he wakes up to beautiful women, ride around in the most exotics, and always getting to a bag. Dollah...
Tags: Videos, Atlanta, Brooklyn, Jazz, Dollah, 4eva Is So Short, Dub Dollah, RETURN OF THE SHAKELIFE, Rory Vivid Rich HQ, Yung Baller Lil Troup, Yonee Baby Along, Shakelife, Shakelife Entertainment

'Unf******-believable bro!' - Brady stunned after reaching third straight Super Bowl

New England Patriots star Tom Brady was left stunned after guiding his team to a third consecutive NFL Super Bowl appearance. Brady led the way as the Patriots reached their 11th Super Bowl thanks to Sunday's dramatic 37-31 overtime victory at the Kansas City Chiefs. Five-time Super Bowl champion Brady completed 30 of 46 passes for 348 yards, a touchdown and two interceptions to secure a showdown with the Los Angeles Rams in Atlanta on February 3.
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In Superdome’s silence, Rams take giant step to the Super Bowl

NEW ORLEANS — The silence was deafening. It filled every nook and cranny of the cavernous Mercedes Benz Superdome, a low din bouncing from sideline to sideline and up and down towering bleachers filled with twirling white towels, where tens of thousands here – and millions more elsewhere – held their collective breaths. Up until that point, before kicker Greg Zuerlein would line up for an improbable 57-yard kick that would send the Los Angeles Rams to the Super Bowl, this vast football cathedral...
Tags: La, Sports, NFL, Atlanta, Sport, Soccer, New Orleans, Nfc, Johnson, Saints, Vikings, Jared Goff, Los Angeles Rams, Rams, Sullivan, Brees

New England Patriots to play Rams in Super Bowl after winning AFC championship

Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Sammy Watkins (14) makes a reception against New England Patriots cornerback Stephon Gilmore (24) during the second half of the AFC Championship NFL football game, Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) New England Patriots running back James White (28) runs against Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Charvarius Ward (35) during the first half of the AFC Championship NFL football game, Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Phot...
Tags: La, Sports, NFL, Atlanta, Sport, Soccer, Bill Belichick, New England Patriots, Rob Gronkowski, Tom Brady, Sammy Watkins, Nfc, Kansas City Chiefs, Kansas City, St Louis, Travis Kelce

Travel News: January 21, 2019

Bali to Impose $10 Tax on Foreign Tourists, Jakarta Post Reports Bloomberg Indonesia’s resort island of Bali is set to impose a $10 levy on foreign tourists to preserve its environment and culture, The Jakarta Post reported, citing Governor Wayan Koster. The provincial government is deliberating whether the tax, which won’t be imposed on Indonesian citizens, will be collected as part of the airline ticket or at counters at the airport, Koster told the newspaper.   Aer Lingus unveils new logo an...
Tags: Travel, Bali, Indonesia, US, Atlanta, Aer Lingus, United States, Brazil, South America, News And Deals, National Parks Service, Jakarta Post, Koster, Jair Bolsonaro, Foreign Tourists Jakarta Post, Wayan Koster

When is the Super Bowl? Rams return in 2019

The 2019 Super Bowl will be played in Atlanta. The game is on Sunday, Feb. 3 and kickoff is at 3:30 p.m. It will be televised on CBS. The Los Angeles Rams beat the New Orleans Saints 26-23 in overtime to win the NFC Championship. The winner of the AFC Championship between the New England Patriots and the Kansas City Chiefs will be the opponent. Related Articles Rams win overtime thriller on Greg Zuerlein 57-yard field goal to reach Super Bowl Rams ...
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Rams win overtime thriller on Greg Zuerlein 57-yard field goal to reach Super Bowl

New Orleans Saints’ Alvin Kamara runs against Los Angeles Rams defensive end Aaron Donald (99) during the first half of the NFL football NFC championship game against the Los Angeles Rams, Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) Los Angeles Rams’ Greg Zuerlein kicks a field goal during the first half the NFL football NFC championship game against the New Orleans Saints, Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) Sound The gallery will...
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Super Bowl LIII: LA Rams beat New Orleans Saints in overtime to reach Atlanta showpiece

A 57-yard field goal from Greg Zuerlein saw the LA Rams beat the New Orleans Saints 26-23 in overtime to reach Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta.
Tags: New Orleans Saints, Atlanta, Sport, LA Rams, Greg Zuerlein

Los Angeles Rams Super Bowl-Bound After Beating the Saints in Overtime

The Rams are headed to Atlanta for the Super Bowl after beating New Orleans with a 57-yard field goal in overtime.
Tags: News, Football, New Orleans Saints, Atlanta, New Orleans, National Football League, Saints, Los Angeles Rams

These Atlanta neighbors no longer wanted to live on Confederate Avenue, so they took matters into their own hands

Tiffany Friesen is still getting used to her new address. Out of habit, she sometimes says she lives on Confederate Avenue, where she and her husband Atiba Mbiwan have been for years.
Tags: News, Atlanta, Stories, Confederate Avenue, Tiffany Friesen, Atiba Mbiwan

Rams vs. New Orleans Saints: NFC championship game live updates

The Los Angeles Rams are one win away from playing in the Super Bowl but the New Orleans Saints stand in the way. The NFC Championship Game serve as the second matchup between the two teams this season with the first going in favor of the Saints 45-35 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Nov. 4. Veteran cornerback Aqib Talib will be available for the Rams this weekend, after missing the first meeting as he recovered from ankle surgery. Talib will be tasked with helping fellow defensive back Marcus ...
Tags: New Orleans Saints, Drew Brees, Atlanta, Sport, Fox, Soccer, New Orleans, Philadelphia Eagles, Nfc, Saints, Ndamukong Suh, Jared Goff, Los Angeles Rams, Rams, Goff, Brees

These Atlanta neighbors no longer wanted to live on Confederate Avenue. Here's what they did about it

On Monday, Confederate Ave. in Atlanta officially becomes United Ave. The change is just one word, and yet it represents so much more. Here's how residents came together to make it happen.
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PGA Awards: ‘Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ Repeats as Comedy Series Winner

“The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” has won the first award at the Producers Guild of America’s awards show,  underway at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. The Amazon series topped “Atlanta,” “Barry,” “GLOW,” and “The Good Place” in winning the Danny Thomas award. “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” won the award last year. “BlacKkKlansman,” “Black Panther” “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “Crazy Rich […]
Tags: News, America, Atlanta, Producers Guild of America, Maisel, Danny Thomas, Mrs Maisel, Beverly Hilton Hotel The Amazon

Join Small Business Trends Founder Anita Campbell for this Upcoming LinkedIn Webinar

What is one of the biggest challenges small businesses are facing in a tight labor market? Finding qualified talent. A new webinar from LinkedIn titled, “How to Tackle Top Small Business Hiring Challenges” looks to provide insights into attracting and hiring top talent. Small Business Trends Founder and CEO Anita Campbell and Alice Bredin of Bredin, Inc. will be sharing their experience and discussing ways to recruit candidates and plan for long-term success. They will be addressing, tips for a...
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Column: Atlanta braces for nightmarish Super Bowl matchup

Column: With the big game just two weeks away, Atlanta braces for a Super Bowl matchup that seems like a nightmare: Saints vs. Patriots            [Author: AP]
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Kartje: In the NFL playoffs, there’s no place like home

Exactly six years ago, on a chilly night in Foxboro, Massachusetts, the Baltimore Ravens unseated the mighty New England Patriots in the AFC championship, stamping their ticket to the Super Bowl. An aggressive Ravens defense intercepted Tom Brady twice, and soon-to-be Super Bowl MVP Joe Flacco threw three unanswered, second-half touchdowns to pull off an unexpected upset in the Patriots’ own stadium. That was the last time a road team won a conference championship game. In the 10 AFC or NFC titl...
Tags: Cowboys, Sports, NFL, Drew Brees, Atlanta, Sport, Soccer, New Orleans, Super Bowl, Chargers, Dallas, New England Patriots, Tom Brady, Todd Gurley, Jordan, Kansas City

Boeing started a trade dispute with Canada, but Airbus and Alabama ended up being the winners

Airbus broke ground on its new Airbus A220 assembly plant in Mobile, Alabama. The construction of the Mobile plant is the latest chapter in a trade complaint filed by Boeing against Canada's Bombardier.  The new $300 million-plant will assemble aircraft destined for the A220's North American customers such as Delta, and JetBlue. This week, a brand new $300 million Airbus jetliner assembly plant broke ground in Mobile, Alabama and it's the culmination of a trade dispute Boeing launched with Ca...
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Retiring Iginla’s Number Is Perfect End to Nearly Perfect Career

In December 1995, the Calgary Flames traded Joe Nieuwendyk to the Dallas Stars for Corey Millen and a promising junior player. Roughly 23 years later, the Flames will honour that junior player – Jarome Iginla – by retiring his jersey number in a pre-game ceremony at the Scotiabank Saddledome. The Calgary Flames will retire Jarome Iginla’s jersey number on March 2, 2019. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh) For a club that, at times, has grappled with the proper manner in which to honour its hist...
Tags: Atlanta, Sport, Dallas, Hockey, NHL, Calgary Flames, Alberta, Hall of Fame, Colorado Rockies, Scotiabank, Nilsson, Flames, McDonald, Norris Trophy, Hall of Famer, Jarome Iginla

OK, Lil Jon Heads to His Local Diner in Pepsi’s Super Bowl Teaser

Lil Jon likes to serve his soda old school style. PepsiCo has enlisted the Atlanta rapper behind early '00s "crunk" hits like "Turn Down for What" and Usher's "Yeah" for the last entry in its trio of Super Bowl spots, this one promoting the classic soda itself. It follows trailers for ads focused on the...
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