Articles about Atlanta

American rappers Young Thug, Gunna indicted on racketeering charges

11 May 2022

Entertainment
American rappers Young Thug, Gunna indicted on racketeering charges

American rapper Young Thug was indicted in Georgia, the US on Monday on charges of racketeering with fellow rapper Gunna and 26 others.

Georgia massage parlor shootings leave eight dead: Details

17 Mar 2021

World
Georgia massage parlor shootings leave eight dead: Details

Shootings at two massage parlors in Atlanta and one in the suburbs left eight people dead, many of them women of Asian descent, authorities said on Tuesday.

US cop fatally shoots Black man during arrest

14 Jun 2020

World
US cop fatally shoots Black man during arrest

Even as the United States witnesses widespread demonstrations against the killing of George Floyd, another Black man was fatally shot during an arrest in Atlanta.

Billionaire tells 400 college grads he'll pay their student loans

20 May 2019

World
Billionaire tells 400 college grads he'll pay their student loans

The graduating class at Morehouse College was left pleasantly surprised when the speaker at their commencement ceremony paid off their student loans, estimated up to $40 million!

Boeing's hypersonic jet will travel 5 times faster than sound

29 Jun 2018

Technology
Boeing's hypersonic jet will travel 5 times faster than sound

In an aviation conference at the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), Atlanta, Boeing has unveiled the concept of a hypersonic passenger jet.

UberEATS driver in the US fatally shoots customer, surrenders

20 Feb 2018

World
UberEATS driver in the US fatally shoots customer, surrenders

Three days ago, an UberEATS driver in Atlanta, US, shot and killed a customer in the Buckhead neighborhood.

Atlanta: World's busiest airport suffers power outage, 1,000 flights canceled

18 Dec 2017

World
Atlanta: World's busiest airport suffers power outage, 1,000 flights canceled

Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson international airport was partially shut down because of a power cut, affecting an estimated 30,000 travelers.