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Recount likely in Atlanta mayoral race

2017 ONE Music Fest - Atlanta Mayoral Forum

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The Atlanta mayoral results show a thin margin of victory for Keisha Lance Bottoms she led the Atlanta mayor’s run-off election by less than 800 votes.  Mary Norwood is asking for a recount because absentee ballots have not yet been counted.

In other races, Felecia Moore won the race for Atlanta city council President and Rob Pitts will be the Fulton County Chairman.

 

Time magazine names “The Silence Breakers” person of the year for 2017

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TIME magazine released people considered for it’s person of the year and the short list included, President Donald Trump, North Korea dictator Kim Jong Un and Colin Kaepernick.

Time magazine has named the social movement aimed at raising awareness about sexual harassment and assault, epitomized by the #MeToo social media hashtag, as the most influential “person” in 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

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