The NFC field appears loaded this year, with a pair of 10-6 clubs (Bucs, Giants) sitting out the postseason while two very dangerous wild-card teams (Saints, Packers) are poised to win on the road. The top two seeds, Atlanta and Chicago, combined for a 24-8 mark and have byes this weekend. Full story
The moment Jeffrey Levine got a call from federal prosecutors telling him he was the target of an investigation of suspected fraud at his Atlanta-based bank, he says he knew there was no use fighting. He told prosecutors not to bother with a trial, cooperated with investigators and pleaded guilty to Full story
Some Georgia business owners and farmers say they could have a harder time finding workers because of a bill passed by lawmakers to crack down on illegal immigration — among the toughest in the nation. Full story
Amateur video shows Jeremy Clifton pulling a man onto the platform after he fell onto train tracks in Atlanta. Alex Witt reports.
A federal judge in Atlanta on March 24 sentenced Amador Cortes-Meza to 40 years in prison for running a human trafficking network. He was accused of smuggling girls as young as 14 into the United States from Mexico, then forcing them to work as prostitutes. NBC News Investigations spoke with the in
Mayor Kasim Reed of Atlanta, Georgia talks about the jobless report, which shows a widening division between white and black unemployment.
Mayor Kasim Reed talks about his program he launched to create 150,000 new jobs and get the people of his city back to work.
A toddler in Atlanta, Georgia, wandered into a bank vault and became trapped after the door shut. It took a locksmith four hours to open the safe.
Organist David Oliver performs during a ceremony to mark the restoration of the sanctuary of the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. preached Friday, April 15, 2011 in Atlanta.
ATLANTA, GA - APRIL 11: Jamal Crawford #11 of the Atlanta Hawks drives against Mike Bibby #0 of the Miami Heat at Philips Arena on April 11, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the t