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Hester looking for Falcons’ rebound against Titans

ATLANTA (AP) — From his vantage point in Chicago, Devin Hester saw the Atlanta Falcons as a consistent playoff contender.

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Falcons linebackers Worrilow, Bartu embrace roles

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Atlanta Falcons coach Mike Smith has put a strong emphasis since the start of training camp on improving the team’s run defense.

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K. Michelle links with Idris Elba for VH1 musical

This Aug. 15, 2014 photo shows singer K. Michelle posing for a photo in Los Angeles. (Photo by Todd Williamson/Invision/AP, File)

ATLANTA (AP) — When Idris Elba agreed to direct K. Michelle’s TV musical, the R&B singer thought he was kidding.

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Upton’s 2-run HR helps Braves top Lester, A’s 4-3

Atlanta Braves' Justin Upton, right, is congratulated by Phil Gosselin, who also scored on Upton's two-run homer, during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Tulis)

ATLANTA (AP) — Justin Upton hit a two-run homer, Chris Johnson also went deep and the Atlanta Braves beat Jon Lester and the reeling Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Sunday night, ending Lester’s seven-game winning streak.

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‘Atlanta Exes’ members create own lane to fame

In this Oct. 8, 2013 file photo, Torrei Hart attends ASCAP'S 5th Annual Women Behind the Music Series in Hollywood, Calif. Torrei Hart is among a group of exes having yet another moment in the spotlight, thanks to a new phenomenon in reality television shows: spinoffs based solely on the ex-wives and ex-girlfriends of famous folks. She and five other women will star on the new reality series, "Atlanta Exes," that premieres Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, on VH1. (Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invision for ASCAP/AP Images, File)

ATLANTA (AP) — Torrei Hart’s career took a backseat for years to raise two children, allowing her then-husband Kevin Hart to pursue his comedy career.

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