Menace Of Bullies: What Georgia Is Doing To Stop Cyberbullying
Most states, but not all, have laws against bullying and cyberbullying. Without adequate funding schools are hamstrung; here's how GA fares.
The Dangers of DIY Braces
Let’s say you’ve always wanted to have straighter teeth, and you’re wondering if it’s time to seek help from a dentist or orthodontist. So you search online and find a YouTube video called “Cheap easy braces!! Without going to the dentist!!!!!” Your instincts are
How CDOT is using morning coffee runs to warn people about the dangers of distracted driving
CDOT wants you to put down the phone and drive. And a new campaign will pass the message along with the help of your local coffee shop.
AAA warns of drunk driving dangers on day before Thanksgiving, holiday weekend
AAA is warning the public of the hazards of drunk driving during Thanksgiving and the holiday weekend. Beer sales increased by 270 percent and liquor sales spiked by 114 percent on the Wednesday before Thanksgiving based on a study by Upserve. "Blackout Wednesday" or "Drinksgiving" are terms used for heavy alcohol use and binge drinking by college students and others during the Thanksgiving holiday season.
7 Top NRC Experts Break Ranks to Warn of Critical Danger at Aging Nuke Plants
Seven top Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) experts have taken the brave rare step of publicly filing an independent finding warning that nearly every U.S. atomic reactor has a generic safety flaw that could spark a disaster.The warning mocks the latest industry push to keep America's remaining 99...
PG&E may cut electricity during high wind and fire danger, here's how to be ready for a blackout
PG&E may cut electrical power during days of Red Flag Warnings and/or extreme fire danger following last year's North Bay fires. That would cause WiFi transmitters, streaming televisions and digital assistants like Amazon's Echo to go dark. Here are some tips to get ready for a possible blackout.
New Study Warns About Dangers of Sleeping Myths
There's a lot of misinformation floating around on the topic of sleep. Unfortunately, people who believe these sleep myths often suffer from chronic health conditions. A new study has investigated some of the most notorious sleep myths, revealing why you shouldn't believe them.About the Sleep StudyFor the study, researchers at New York University School of Medicine analyzed thousands of sleep-related websites to identify some of the…
Atlanta Among Top New Years
Top posts across Georgia, including Krispy Kreme doughnut deliveries. Plus, how you can share your local news and events at Patch.
How plants warn each other of danger
Professor Iain Stewart shows how researchers have captured the process by which plants alert each other to potential threat.
Only on WTOL: Mother warns of TV tip over danger after tragic accident takes 2-year-old's life
A mother is speaking out about a household danger that took the life of her two-year-old daughter.
How Georgia Ranks on 63 Key Health Measures
Overall, Georgia is ranked near the bottom in the annual America's Health Rankings. See state's rankings on cholesterol, diabetes and more.
The Dangers of DIY Ductless Systems
People will try and do almost anything by themselves to save money. Listen as Mike Cappuccio explains why ductless systems should be installed by professionals.
Doctors warn about the danger of DIY Braces
The American Association of Orthodontists is reporting a spike in the number of people trying do-it-yourself braces.
Georgia Weather Forecast: Temps High But Not Dry as Rain on the Way
That arctic freeze may be over, but cloudy days are coming, according to forecasters. Here's your weekend weather look:
Long before Boeing 737 Max crash, Ethiopian Air pilot warned of dangers
An Ethiopian Airlines pilot told senior managers at the carrier months before one of its Boeing 737 Max jets crashed that more training and better communication to crew members were needed to avert a repeat of a similar disaster involving a Lion Air flight According to emails and documents reviewed by Bloomberg News, the pilot in December urged his superiors to bolster training on a 737 Max flight-control feature so crews would be better prepared for what the Lion Air pilots encountered in…
Bill Gates warns of the dangers of cow farts — and the world should take his words seriously
Climate change involves more than solar panels. Bill Gates is ready to fund ideas that tackle building materials and "bovine flatulence."
Dangers of Basement DIY
Finishing your basement by yourself seems simple enough. However, there is more to worry about than simply throwing up some sheet rock and laying some carpet. In fact both those simple actions may lead to serious problems like mold and rot if you don’t properly waterproof the basement first. People see the basement as an... Read more »
Most problems 'do not have military solutions' — Top generals warn Trump on dangers of cutting...
Trump is boosting military spending by $54 billion and cutting the same amount from non-defense spending, including a large reduction in foreign aid.
Temperatures will climb to near 100 degrees on Thursday, with high fire danger across Colorado
Orthodontists warn about dangers of DIY braces
The California Association of Orthodontists is condemning the dangerous trend of do it yourself braces.