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Martin Luther King Jr. Drive businesses band together against crime
Business

Martin Luther King Jr. Drive businesses band together against crime

MLK Jr. Drive business owners make plan against neighborhood crime Business owners along the Martin Luther King Jr. Drive corridor are calling for change. They want to see crime reduced in their community and they have the plan to do it. ATLANTA - Business at Sophia's Nail Salon on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in Atlanta is down 50%. Owner Kevin Daley blames that on the crime outside his door. "With all of this happening, it affects my business. It affects the flow, it affects everything, and people do not want to come here," he said. Daley has owned the nail salon for seven years. He said recently shootings and other crimes have picked up.  Last month's running gun battle that led to a deadly officer-involved shooting happened right outside his shop. "During the shooting the other d...
Testimony from Sidney Powell and Mark Meadows sought in Georgia election probe
Politics

Testimony from Sidney Powell and Mark Meadows sought in Georgia election probe

The prosecutor who's investigating whether Donald Trump and his allies illegally tried to influence the 2020 election in Georgia is seeking to compel testimony from more allies of the former president, including former chief of staff Mark Meadows and lawyer Sidney Powell.Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis filed petitions Thursday seeking to have Meadows and Powell, as well as Meadows contact James "Phil" Waldron and former Trump campaign adviser Boris Epshteyn, testify before a special grand jury in Atlanta next month. Sidney Powell, left, and Mark Meadows, right. Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images and Yuri Gripas/Bloomberg via Getty Images Seeking testimony from Meado...