If you hated the the 2014 Braves, you might love the 2014 World Series. The Braves drove us to distraction and brought “termination” to Frank Wren, the general manager who built them, by swinging big, missing big and spitting the bit in September.
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12:56 p.m. — The jury that is in it’s 11th day of deliberations in the corruption trial of suspended DeKalb County CEO Burrell Ellis took it’s hour-long break of lunch, still unable to agree on verdicts for any of the 13 charges against him.
Democrat Michelle Nunn’s Senate campaign is getting a boost from Carole King.
The Nunn camp tells us that the Grammy award winning singer and songwriter is in town to do some charity work with the candidate and later host a fundraiser on her behalf. It’s the latest stop on King’s Democratic circuit – earlier she stumped for Sen. Kay Hagan’s re-election campaign in North Carolina.
Her arrival has also attracted attention from Republicans, who eagerly note King’s background as an environmental activist. One sent along this video offering a taste of her views on climate change: