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Portrait of billionaire philanthropist Robert Smith, after an interview by Lonnie G. Bunch III, director of the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture, on August 23, 2016 in Washington, D.C.

Meet Robert F. Smith, the billionaire tech investor who surprised Morehouse College’s graduating class by announcing he’d pay off all thei...

Billionaire Robert F. Smith announced during a commencement speech that he would be paying off student loans for Morehouse College's graduating class.
George authorities are searching for a man who struck a 9-year-old girl who was playing in her suburban Atlanta front yard Friday evening.

Georgia police are searching for a hit-and-run driver who struck a 9-year-old girl while she was playing in her front yard

Surveillance footage appeared to show two teen males fleeing the scene after the crash in suburban Atlanta, Georgia on Friday evening.

Rapper 21 Savage was arrested by ICE for allegedly overstaying a visa, throwing his origin story into question

Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested rapper 21 Savage on Sunday. The agency said he is a United Kingdom citizen who overstayed a US visa.
Marta bus stop

Over 100 bus operators in Atlanta called in sick on Super Bowl Sunday amid an ongoing union dispute

A spokesperson said it has "initiated an investigation" into the "sick out" and "will discipline employees."
The Opera Atlanta club in Atlanta's midtown. Police came to the venue after the 911 calls, but couldn't find the man in question.

Man charged over Facebook Live video that allegedly shows a woman ‘possibly being raped’ at a nightclub

Atlanta Police quoted a witness who said she saw "a black female being groped on her chest and possibly being raped from behind," local media said.

13 places to visit in December for every type of traveler

The best places to visit in December include the "Hamptons of South America," and a European capital filled to the brim with Christmas markets.
A TSA agent waits for passengers to use the TSA PreCheck lane being implemented by the Transportation Security Administration at Miami International Airport on October 4, 2011 in Miami, Florida.

An 11-year-old boy made it through security and nearly boarded a Delta plane without a boarding pass

An 11-year-old boy in Atlanta made it through security and nearly boarded a Delta Air Lines plane, all without a boarding pass or ticket.
Three Texas cities are in the top 10.

The 15 American cities with the biggest average homes, ranked

A new report looked at housing data in 45 US cities to figure out which ones have the biggest homes. Keep reading to see which 15 American cities have the biggest homes.
A new 2019 BMW X5 SUV.

BMW is launching its new X5 SUV at the home of Mercedes and Porsche and it makes perfect sense

BMW will host the international press launch of its all-new 2019 X5 in Atlanta, Georgia next month. Atlanta is a couple of hours away from BMW's largest factory, but it's also home to Porsche and Mercedes-Benz.

2 children flying alone on Frontier Airlines ended up in a hotel room in another state after their plane was diverted — and their parents aren&#...

Two children flying alone on Frontier Airlines last month were taken in a vehicle by an employee to a hotel room after severe weather diverted their Orlando-bound flight to Atlanta. Frontier said its employees followed "standard procedure" for the handling of unaccompanied minors.